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Early-Life Predictors of Systolic Blood Pressure Trajectories From Infancy to Adolescence: Findings From Project Viva.

Am J Epidemiol 2019 Nov;188(11):1913-1922

Division of Chronic Disease Research Across the Lifecourse, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwz181DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6825838PMC
November 2019

Donor Milk Policies for Level 1 Newborn Care: A Descriptive Analysis.

Breastfeed Med 2019 10 8;14(8):592-596. Epub 2019 Aug 8.

Department of Pediatric Newborn Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/bfm.2019.0094DOI Listing
October 2019

Macronutrient Analysis of Modified-Fat Breast Milk Produced by 3 Methods of Fat Removal.

JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 2019 Sep 17. Epub 2019 Sep 17.

Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jpen.1710DOI Listing
September 2019

A 2017 US Reference for Singleton Birth Weight Percentiles Using Obstetric Estimates of Gestation.

Pediatrics 2019 07 14;144(1). Epub 2019 Jun 14.

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute and Division of Chronic Disease Research Across the Lifecourse, Departments of Population Medicine and.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1542/peds.2019-0076DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6615520PMC
July 2019

Addressing Disparities in Mother's Milk for VLBW Infants Through Statewide Quality Improvement.

Pediatrics 2019 07 18;144(1). Epub 2019 Jun 18.

Department of Neonatology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1542/peds.2018-3809DOI Listing
July 2019

Timing of First Milk Expression to Maximize Breastfeeding Continuation Among Mothers of Very Low-Birth-Weight Infants.

Obstet Gynecol 2019 Jun;133(6):1208-1215

Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, the Center for Applied Quality Analytics, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, the Department of Neonatology and the Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, and the Department of Neonatology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000003258DOI Listing
June 2019

Timing of First Milk Expression to Maximize Breastfeeding Continuation Among Mothers of Very Low-Birth-Weight Infants.

Obstet Gynecol 2019 May 9. Epub 2019 May 9.

Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, the Center for Applied Quality Analytics, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, the Department of Neonatology and the Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, and the Department of Neonatology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000003258DOI Listing
May 2019

Racial and Ethnic Disparities in the Use of Mother's Milk Feeding for Very Low Birth Weight Infants in Massachusetts.

J Pediatr 2019 01 28;204:134-141.e1. Epub 2018 Sep 28.

Department of Pediatric Newborn Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2018.08.036DOI Listing
January 2019

Association of Weight for Length vs Body Mass Index During the First 2 Years of Life With Cardiometabolic Risk in Early Adolescence.

JAMA Netw Open 2018 09 7;1(5):e182460. Epub 2018 Sep 7.

Division of Chronic Disease Research Across the Lifecourse, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2018.2460DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6324504PMC
September 2018

Reducing time to initiation and advancement of enteral feeding in an all-referral neonatal intensive care unit.

J Perinatol 2018 07 8;38(7):936-943. Epub 2018 May 8.

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, 02115, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41372-018-0110-2DOI Listing
July 2018

Validity of Body Mass Index as a Measure of Adiposity in Infancy.

J Pediatr 2018 05 15;196:168-174.e1. Epub 2018 Mar 15.

Department of Pediatric Newborn Medicine, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2018.01.028DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5924641PMC
May 2018

Determinants of physical activity frequency and provider advice during pregnancy.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2017 Sep 5;17(1):286. Epub 2017 Sep 5.

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12884-017-1460-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5583983PMC
September 2017

Associations of infant feeding with trajectories of body composition and growth.

Am J Clin Nutr 2017 Aug 28;106(2):491-498. Epub 2017 Jun 28.

Department of Pediatric Newborn Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3945/ajcn.116.151126DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5525119PMC
August 2017

Human milk intake in preterm infants and neurodevelopment at 18 months corrected age.

Pediatr Res 2016 10 24;80(4):486-92. Epub 2016 May 24.

Division of Newborn Medicine, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/pr.2016.114DOI Listing
October 2016

Birth Size, Early Life Weight Gain, and Midchildhood Cardiometabolic Health.

J Pediatr 2016 06 16;173:122-130.e1. Epub 2016 Mar 16.

Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School/Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA; Department of Nutrition, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2016.02.053DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4884526PMC
June 2016

Preterm infant growth and asthma at age 8 years.

Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 2016 May 9;101(3):F230-4. Epub 2015 Sep 9.

Department of Neonatology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/archdischild-2015-308340DOI Listing
May 2016

Early Weight Gain, Linear Growth, and Mid-Childhood Blood Pressure: A Prospective Study in Project Viva.

Hypertension 2016 Feb 7;67(2):301-8. Epub 2015 Dec 7.

From the Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI (W.P.); Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School/Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA (S.L.R.-S., E.O., M.W.G.); Departments of Pediatrics and Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University Faculty of Medicine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada (M.S.K.); Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research, Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark (L.K.H.); Institute of Preventive Medicine; Bispebjerg and Frederiksberg Hospitals, The Capital Region, Copenhagen, Denmark (L.K.H.); Department of Nutrition, T.H. Chan Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA (E.O., M.W.G.); and Department of Pediatric Newborn Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA (M.B.B.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.115.06635DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4769100PMC
February 2016

Infant Breastfeeding Duration and Mid-Childhood Executive Function, Behavior, and Social-Emotional Development.

J Dev Behav Pediatr 2016 Jan;37(1):43-52

*Department of Pediatric Newborn Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; †Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School/Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA; ‡Department of Neurology, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; §Division of General Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital for Children, Boston, MA; ‖Department of Environmental Health, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA; ¶Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DBP.0000000000000237DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4829914PMC
January 2016

Cohort profile: project viva.

Int J Epidemiol 2015 Feb 16;44(1):37-48. Epub 2014 Mar 16.

Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA, USA, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA, Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA, Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA, Connors Center for Women's Health and Gender Biology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA, Department of Environmental Health, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA, Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA, Department of Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA, Division of Newborn Medicine, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA, Department of Neonatology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA, Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA, Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA, Division of Endocrinology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA and Division of Neonatology, Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA, USA, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA, Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA, Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA, Connors Center for Women's Health and Gender Biology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA, Department of Environmental Health, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA, Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA, Department of Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA, Division of Newborn Medicine, B

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyu008DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4339753PMC
February 2015

Brief parenteral nutrition accelerates weight gain, head growth even in healthy VLBWs.

PLoS One 2014 19;9(2):e88392. Epub 2014 Feb 19.

Department of Neonatology, Osaka Medical Center and Research Institute for Maternal and Child Health, Osaka, Osaka, Japan.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0088392PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3929530PMC
December 2014

A comparison of 2 intravenous lipid emulsions: interim analysis of a randomized controlled trial.

JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 2014 Aug 14;38(6):693-701. Epub 2013 Jun 14.

Department of Surgery and the Vascular Biology Program, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0148607113492549DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4635445PMC
August 2014

Preterm infant linear growth and adiposity gain: trade-offs for later weight status and intelligence quotient.

J Pediatr 2013 Dec 30;163(6):1564-1569.e2. Epub 2013 Jul 30.

Division of Newborn Medicine, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2013.06.032DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3834090PMC
December 2013

Healthy infant growth: what are the trade-offs in the developed world?.

Nestle Nutr Inst Workshop Ser 2013 22;71:171-84. Epub 2013 Jan 22.

Division of Newborn Medicine, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000342610DOI Listing
October 2013

Pasteurized human donor milk use among US level 3 neonatal intensive care units.

J Hum Lact 2013 Aug 13;29(3):381-9. Epub 2013 Jun 13.

Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0890334413492909DOI Listing
August 2013

Using parent questionnaires to assess neurodevelopment in former preterm infants: a validation study.

Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2013 Mar 10;27(2):199-207. Epub 2012 Dec 10.

Division of Newborn Medicine, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ppe.12025DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3564502PMC
March 2013

Second trimester estimated fetal weight and fetal weight gain predict childhood obesity.

J Pediatr 2012 Nov 7;161(5):864-70. Epub 2012 Jun 7.

Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2012.04.065DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3962288PMC
November 2012

Low iodine content in the diets of hospitalized preterm infants.

J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2012 Apr 15;97(4):E632-6. Epub 2012 Feb 15.

Division of Newborn Medicine, Hunnewell 438, Children's Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1210/jc.2011-3369DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3319182PMC
April 2012

Systematic review and meta-analysis of preterm birth and later systolic blood pressure.

Hypertension 2012 Feb 12;59(2):226-34. Epub 2011 Dec 12.

Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.111.181784DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3266458PMC
February 2012

Infant growth before and after term: effects on neurodevelopment in preterm infants.

Pediatrics 2011 Oct 26;128(4):e899-906. Epub 2011 Sep 26.

Division of Newborn Medicine, Children’s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1542/peds.2011-0282DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3182845PMC
October 2011

Health state preferences associated with weight status in children and adolescents.

BMC Pediatr 2011 Feb 7;11:12. Epub 2011 Feb 7.

Div of Newborn Medicine, Children's Hospital Boston/Harvard Medical School, Boston MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2431-11-12DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3045341PMC
February 2011

Fish, fish oil, and pregnancy.

JAMA 2010 Oct;304(15):1717-8

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2010.1541DOI Listing
October 2010

Infant weight gain and school-age blood pressure and cognition in former preterm infants.

Pediatrics 2010 Jun 17;125(6):e1419-26. Epub 2010 May 17.

Children's Hospital Boston, Division of Newborn Medicine, Hunnewell 437, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1542/peds.2009-2746DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4138041PMC
June 2010

Nutritional practices and growth velocity in the first month of life in extremely premature infants.

Pediatrics 2009 Aug 27;124(2):649-57. Epub 2009 Jul 27.

Department of Neonatology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1542/peds.2008-3258DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2859427PMC
August 2009

Associations of gestational weight gain with short- and longer-term maternal and child health outcomes.

Am J Epidemiol 2009 Jul 13;170(2):173-80. Epub 2009 May 13.

Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwp101DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2727269PMC
July 2009

Weight status in the first 6 months of life and obesity at 3 years of age.

Pediatrics 2009 Apr;123(4):1177-83

Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, 133 Brookline Ave, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1542/peds.2008-1149DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2761645PMC
April 2009

Infant growth and child cognition at 3 years of age.

Pediatrics 2008 Sep;122(3):e689-95

Children's Hospital Boston, Division of Newborn Medicine, Hunnewell 437, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1542/peds.2008-0500DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2761622PMC
September 2008

Maternal iron intake and iron status during pregnancy and child blood pressure at age 3 years.

Int J Epidemiol 2008 Apr 8;37(2):301-8. Epub 2008 Feb 8.

Division of Newborn Medicine, Children's Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyn002DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2650811PMC
April 2008

Size at birth, infant growth, and blood pressure at three years of age.

J Pediatr 2007 Dec 10;151(6):670-4. Epub 2007 Aug 10.

Division of Newborn Medicine, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2007.05.010DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2278009PMC
December 2007