NeonatalEchoSkills

Papers - Use of Inotropes:

Batton, B, Zhu, X, Fanaroff, J, et al. (2009). "Blood pressure, anti-hypotensive therapy, and neurodevelopment in extremely preterm infants." J Pediatr154(3): 351-357, 357 e351. S0022-3476(08)00782-8 [pii]

10.1016/j.jpeds.2008.09.017

Dasgupta, SJ and Gill, AB (2003). "Hypotension in the very low birthweight infant: the old, the new, and the uncertain." Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed88(6): F450-454.

Evans, JR, Lou Short, B, Van Meurs, K, et al. (2006). "Cardiovascular support in preterm infants." Clin Ther28(9): 1366-1384. S0149-2918(06)00213-X [pii]

10.1016/j.clinthera.2006.09.006

Evans, N, Osborn, D and Kluckow, M (2000). "Mechanism of blood pressure increase induced by dopamine in hypotensive preterm neonates." Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed83(1): F75-76.

Greisen, G (2005). "Autoregulation of cerebral blood flow in newborn babies." Early Hum Dev81(5): 423-428.

Klarr, JM, Faix, RG, Pryce, CJ, et al. (1994). "Randomized, blind trial of dopamine versus dobutamine for treatment of hypotension in preterm infants with respiratory distress syndrome." J Pediatr125(1): 117-122.

Kuint, J, Barak, M, Morag, I, et al. (2009). "Early treated hypotension and outcome in very low birth weight infants." Neonatology95(4): 311-316. 000180113 [pii]

10.1159/000180113

Munro, MJ, Walker, AM and Barfield, CP (2004). "Hypotensive extremely low birth weight infants have reduced cerebral blood flow." Pediatrics114(6): 1591-1596.

Osborn, D, Evans, N and Kluckow, M (2002). "Randomized trial of dobutamine versus dopamine in preterm infants with low systemic blood flow." J Pediatr140(2): 183-191.

Osborn, DA (2005). "Diagnosis and treatment of preterm transitional circulatory compromise." Early Hum Dev81(5): 413-422.

Osborn, DA and Evans, N (2001). "Early volume expansion for prevention of morbidity and mortality in very preterm infants." Cochrane Database Syst Rev(4): CD002055.

Osborn, DA and Evans, N (2001). "Early volume expansion versus inotrope for prevention of morbidity and mortality in very preterm infants." Cochrane Database Syst Rev(2): CD002056.

Osborn, DA, Evans, N and Kluckow, M (2007). "Left ventricular contractility in extremely premature infants in the first day and response to inotropes." Pediatr Res61(3): 335-340.

Osborn, DA, Evans, N, Kluckow, M, et al. (2007). "Low superior vena cava flow and effect of inotropes on neurodevelopment to 3 years in preterm infants." Pediatrics120(2): 372-380.

Paradisis, M, Evans, N, Kluckow, M, et al. (2009). "Randomized trial of milrinone versus placebo for prevention of low systemic blood flow in very preterm infants." J Pediatr154(2): 189-195. S0022-3476(08)00672-0 [pii]

10.1016/j.jpeds.2008.07.059

Pellicer, A, Valverde, E, Elorza, MD, et al. (2005). "Cardiovascular support for low birth weight infants and cerebral hemodynamics: a randomized, blinded, clinical trial." Pediatrics115(6): 1501-1512.

Perez, CA, Reimer, JM, Schreiber, MD, et al. (1986). "Effect of high-dose dopamine on urine output in newborn infants." Crit Care Med14(12): 1045-1049.

Roze, JC, Tohier, C, Maingueneau, C, et al. (1993). "Response to dobutamine and dopamine in the hypotensive very preterm infant." Arch Dis Child69(1 Spec No): 59-63.

Seri, I (2001). "Circulatory support of the sick preterm infant." Semin Neonatol6(1): 85-95.

Seri, I, Abbasi, S, Wood, DC, et al. (1998). "Regional hemodynamic effects of dopamine in the sick preterm neonate." J Pediatr133(6): 728-734.

Seri, I, Abbasi, S, Wood, DC, et al. (2002). "Regional hemodynamic effects of dopamine in the indomethacin-treated preterm infant." J Perinatol22(4): 300-305.

Seri, I, Rudas, G, Bors, Z, et al. (1993). "Effects of low-dose dopamine infusion on cardiovascular and renal functions, cerebral blood flow, and plasma catecholamine levels in sick preterm neonates." Pediatr Res34(6): 742-749.

Seri, I, Tan, R and Evans, J (2001). "Cardiovascular effects of hydrocortisone in preterm infants with pressor-resistant hypotension." Pediatrics107(5): 1070-1074.

Short, BL, Van Meurs, K and Evans, JR (2006). "Summary proceedings from the cardiology group on cardiovascular instability in preterm infants." Pediatrics117(3 Pt 2): S34-39.

Subhedar, NV (2003). "Treatment of hypotension in newborns." Semin Neonatol8(6): 413-423.

Subhedar, NV and Shaw, NJ (2003). "Dopamine versus dobutamine for hypotensive preterm infants." Cochrane Database Syst Rev(3): CD001242. 10.1002/14651858.CD001242

Valverde, E, Pellicer, A, Madero, R, et al. (2006). "Dopamine versus epinephrine for cardiovascular support in low birth weight infants: analysis of systemic effects and neonatal clinical outcomes." Pediatrics117(6): e1213-1222.

Zhang, J, Penny, DJ, Kim, NS, et al. (1999). "Mechanisms of blood pressure increase induced by dopamine in hypotensive preterm neonates." Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed81(2): F99-F104.