Below is a selection of publications that CPQCC has produced as a result of our quality improvement initiatives and research projects.

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Bruckner TA, Saxton KB, Anderson E, Goldman S, Gould JB. "From paradox to disparity: trends in neonatal death in very low birth weight non-Hispanic black and white infants, 1989-2004." J Pediatr. 2009;155(4):482-7.PubMed

Chock VY, Van Meurs KP, Hintz SR, et al. "Inhaled nitric oxide for preterm premature rupture of membranes, oligohydramnios, and pulmonary hypoplasia." Am J Perinatol. 2009;26(4):317-22.PubMed

Kiefer AS, Wickremasinghe AC, Johnson JN, et al. "Medical management of extremely low-birth-weight infants in the first week of life: a survey of practices in the United States." Am J Perinatol. 2009;26(6):407-18.PubMed

Lee HChong, Gould JB. "Factors influencing breast milk versus formula feeding at discharge for very low birth weight infants in California." J. Pediatr.. 2009;155(5):657-62.e1-2.PubMed


Chyi LJ, Lee HC, Hintz SR, Gould JB, Sutcliffe TL. "School outcomes of late preterm infants: special needs and challenges for infants born at 32 to 36 weeks gestation." J. Pediatr.. 2008;153(1):25-31.PubMed

Bruckner TA, Carlo WA, Ambalavanan N, Gould JB. "Neonatal mortality among low birth weight infants during the initial months of the academic year." J Perinatol. 2008;28(10):691-5.PubMed

Hintz SR, Kendrick DE, Vohr BR, W Poole K, Higgins RD. "Community supports after surviving extremely low-birth-weight, extremely preterm birth: special outpatient services in early childhood." Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2008;162(8):748-55.PubMed

Roberts G, Howard K, Spittle AJ, Brown NC, Anderson PJ, Doyle LW. "Rates of early intervention services in very preterm children with developmental disabilities at age 2 years." J Paediatr Child Health. 2008;44(5):276-80.PubMed

Gainsborough M, Surman G, Maestri G, Colver A, Cans C. "Validity and reliability of the guidelines of the surveillance of cerebral palsy in Europe for the classification of cerebral palsy." Dev Med Child Neurol. 2008;50(11):828-31.PubMed

Lee HC, Ho QT, Rhine WD. "A quality improvement project to improve admission temperatures in very low birth weight infants." J Perinatol. 2008;28(11):754-8.PubMed


Profit J, Zupancic JAF, Gould JB, Petersen LA. "Implementing pay-for-performance in the neonatal intensive care unit." Pediatrics. 2007;119(5):975-82.PubMed

Profit J, McCormick MC, Escobar GJ, et al. "Neonatal intensive care unit census influences discharge of moderately preterm infants." Pediatrics. 2007;119(2):314-9.PubMed

Profit J, Petersen LA. "Pay for performance is growing up." Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2007;161(7):713-4.PubMed


Zlotnik PJ, Gould JB, Palmon M. Attributes of High Acuity Infants Greater Than 1500 Grams Admitted to NICU..; 2006.

Madan A, Palaniappan L, Urizar G, Wang Y, Fortmann SP, Gould JB. "Sociocultural factors that affect pregnancy outcomes in two dissimilar immigrant groups in the United States." J Pediatr. 2006;148(3):341-6.PubMed

Gould JB. "Operational research on perinatal epidemiology, care and outcomes." J Perinatol. 2006;26 Suppl 2:S34-7.PubMed

"Identifying infants and young children with developmental disorders in the medical home: an algorithm for developmental surveillance and screening." Pediatrics. 2006;118(1):405-20.PubMed

Qin C, Gould JB. "The Asian birth outcome gap." Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 2006;20(4):279-89.PubMed

Screening examination of premature infant for retinopathy of prematurity..; 2006.

Finer NN, Powers RJ, Ou C-haoSimon, Durand D, Wirtschafter D, Gould JB. "Prospective evaluation of postnatal steroid administration: a 1-year experience from the California Perinatal Quality Care Collaborative." Pediatrics. 2006;117(3):704-13.PubMed

Profit J, Zupancic JAF, McCormick MC, et al. "Moderately premature infants at Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program in California are discharged home earlier than their peers in Massachusetts and the United Kingdom." Arch. Dis. Child. Fetal Neonatal Ed.. 2006;91(4):F245-50.PubMed

Peterson J, H Taylor G, Minich N, Klein N, Hack M. "Subnormal head circumference in very low birth weight children: neonatal correlates and school-age consequences." Early Hum. Dev.. 2006;82(5):325-34.PubMed

Wirtschafter DD, Danielsen BH, Main EK, et al. "Promoting antenatal steroid use for fetal maturation: results from the California Perinatal Quality Care Collaborative." J. Pediatr.. 2006;148(5):606-612.PubMed


Gould JB, Qin C, Chavez G. "Time of birth and the risk of neonatal death." Obstet Gynecol. 2005;106(2):352-8.PubMed

Gould JB, Wirtschafter DD, Murphy B, Quaintance CC. Improving the Quality of Perinatal Care in California.. AAP Perinatal Section News; 2005.

Bax M, Goldstein M, Rosenbaum P, et al. "Proposed definition and classification of cerebral palsy, April 2005." Dev Med Child Neurol. 2005;47(8):571-6.PubMed

Catalano R, Bruckner T, Anderson E, Gould JB. "Fetal death sex ratios: a test of the economic stress hypothesis." Int J Epidemiol. 2005;34(4):944-8.PubMed


Gould JB. Quality Improvement in Perinatal Medicine: Assessing the Quality of Perinatal Care. .; 2004.

Wirtschafter D, Powers RJ. Organizing Regional Perinatal Quality Improvement: Global Considerations and Local Implementation..; 2004.

Gould JB, Danielsen B, Korst LM, et al. "Cesarean delivery rates and neonatal morbidity in a low-risk population." Obstet Gynecol. 2004;104(1):11-9.PubMed


"Eye examination in infants, children, and young adults by pediatricians." Pediatrics. 2003;111(4 Pt 1):902-7.PubMed

Sharek PJ, Baker R, Litman F, et al. "Evaluation and development of potentially better practices to prevent chronic lung disease and reduce lung injury in neonates." Pediatrics. 2003;111(4 Pt 2):e426-31.PubMed

Burch K, Rhine W, Baker R, et al. "Implementing potentially better practices to reduce lung injury in neonates." Pediatrics. 2003;111(4 Pt 2):e432-6.PubMed

Gould JB, Madan A, Qin C, Chavez G. "Perinatal outcomes in two dissimilar immigrant populations in the United States: a dual epidemiologic paradox." Pediatrics. 2003;111(6 Pt 1):e676-82.PubMed

Gould JB, Qin C, Marks AR, Chavez G. "Neonatal mortality in weekend vs weekday births." JAMA. 2003;289(22):2958-62.PubMed


Sharek PJ, Benitz WE, Abel NJ, Freeburn MJane, Mayer ML, Bergman DA. "Effect of an evidence-based hand washing policy on hand washing rates and false-positive coagulase negative staphylococcus blood and cerebrospinal fluid culture rates in a level III NICU." J Perinatol. 2002;22(2):137-43.PubMed

Gould JB, Chavez G, Marks AR, Liu H. "Incomplete birth certificates: a risk marker for infant mortality." Am J Public Health. 2002;92(1):79-81.PubMed

Gould JB, Marks AR, Chavez G. "Expansion of community-based perinatal care in California." J Perinatol. 2002;22(8):630-40.PubMed


Callanan C, Doyle L, Rickards A, Kelly E, Ford G, Davis N. "Children followed with difficulty: how do they differ?" J Paediatr Child Health. 2001;37(2):152-6.PubMed

Kirby D, Coyle K, Gould JB. "Manifestations of poverty and birthrates among young teenagers in California zip code areas." Fam Plann Perspect. 2001;33(2):63-9.PubMed


"Surveillance of cerebral palsy in Europe: a collaboration of cerebral palsy surveys and registers. Surveillance of Cerebral Palsy in Europe (SCPE)." Dev Med Child Neurol. 2000;42(12):816-24.PubMed

Gould JB, Benitz WE, Liu H. "Mortality and time to death in very low birth weight infants: California, 1987 and 1993." Pediatrics. 2000;105(3):E37.PubMed

Danielsen B, Castles AG, Damberg CL, Gould JB. "Newborn discharge timing and readmissions: California, 1992-1995." Pediatrics. 2000;106(1 Pt 1):31-9.PubMed


Gould JB. "Vital records for quality improvement." Pediatrics. 1999;103(1 Suppl E):278-90.PubMed

Benitz WE, Gould JB, Druzin ML. "Preventing early-onset group B streptococcal sepsis: strategy development using decision analysis." Pediatrics. 1999;103(6):e76.PubMed

Benitz WE, Gould JB, Druzin ML. "Risk factors for early-onset group B streptococcal sepsis: estimation of odds ratios by critical literature review." Pediatrics. 1999;103(6):e77.PubMed

Gould JB, Sarnoff R, Liu H, Bell DR, Chavez G. "Very low birth weight births at non-NICU hospitals: the role of sociodemographic, perinatal, and geographic factors." J Perinatol. 1999;19(3):197-205.PubMed

Benitz WE, Gould JB, Druzin ML. "Antimicrobial prevention of early-onset group B streptococcal sepsis: estimates of risk reduction based on a critical literature review." Pediatrics. 1999;103(6):e78.PubMed


Gould JB, Herrchen B, Pham T, Bera S, Brindis C. "Small-area analysis: targeting high-risk areas for adolescent pregnancy prevention programs." Fam Plann Perspect. 1998;30(4):173-6.PubMed

Wasserman CR, Shaw GM, Selvin S, Gould JB, Syme SL. "Socioeconomic status, neighborhood social conditions, and neural tube defects." Am J Public Health. 1998;88(11):1674-80.PubMed