Neonatal Transport (Parent and Family Support)

Baby on the move: issues in neonatal transport

Teasdale, D. and Hamilton, C. (2008). Baby on the move: issues in neonatal transport. Paediatric Nursing, 20(1), pp.20-25.

https://doi.org/10.7748/paed.20.1.20.s20

Parents’ perception of the back-transport of very-low-birth-weight infants to community hospitals

Donohue, P., Hussey-Gardner, B., Sulpar, L., Fox, R. and Aucott, S. (2009). Parents’ perception of the back-transport of very-low-birth-weight infants to community hospitals. Journal of Perinatology, 29(8), pp.575-581.

https://www.nature.com/articles/jp200917https://doi.org/10.1038/jp.2009.17

Neonatal Transport – A Family Support Module

Duritza, K. (2009). Neonatal Transport – A Family Support Module. Newborn and Infant Nursing Reviews, 9(4), pp.212-218.

http://www.infantjournal.co.uk/pdf/inf_008_pts.pdf

https://doi.org/10.1053/j.nainr.2009.09.006

Neonatal Transport: The Family Perspective

Fidler, H. and McGrath, J. (2009). Neonatal Transport: The Family Perspective. Newborn and Infant Nursing Reviews, 9(4), pp.187-190.

https://doi.org/10.1053/j.nainr.2009.09.010

The Art of Supporting Families Faced with Neonatal Transport

Mosher, S. (2013). The Art of Supporting Families Faced with Neonatal Transport. Nursing for Women’s Health, 17(3), pp.198-209.

https://doi.org/10.1111/1751-486X.12033

Family-Centered Care During Acute Neonatal Transport

Mullaney, D., Edwards, W. and DeGrazia, M. (2014). Family-Centered Care During Acute Neonatal Transport. Advances in Neonatal Care, 14, pp.S16-S23.

https://doi.org/10.1097/ANC.0000000000000119

Skin-to-skin back transfers provide a feasible, safe and low-stress alternative to conventional neonatal transport

Hennequin, Y., Grevesse, L., Gylbert, D., Albertyn, V., Hermans, S. and Van Overmeire, B. (2017). Skin-to-skin back transfers provide a feasible, safe and low-stress alternative to conventional neonatal transport. Acta Paediatrica, 107(1), pp.163-164.

https://doi.org/10.1111/apa.14071

Transport of Extremely Low birth Weight Infants

Very low-birth weight infant

Cordero, L., Backes, C. and Zuspan, F. (1982). Very low-birth weight infant. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 143(5), pp.533-537.

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0002937882905439

https://doi.org/10.1016/0002-9378(82)90543-9

Vibration and noise in paediatric emergency transport vehicles: A potential cause of morbidity?

MacNab, A., Chen, Y., Gagnon, F., Bora, B., Laszio, C. (1995) Vibration and noise in paediatric emergency transport vehicles: A potential cause of morbidity? Aviation Space and Environmental Medicine, 66(3), pp.212-219.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7661829

Neonatal outcome of inborn and transported very-low-birth-weight infants: relevance of perinatal factors

Arad, I., Gofin, R., Baras, M., Bar-Oz, B., Peleg, O. and Epstein, L. (1999). Neonatal outcome of inborn and transported very-low-birth-weight infants: relevance of perinatal factors. European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, 83(2), pp.151-157.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10391525

https://doi.org/10.1016/s0301-2115(98)00336-4

The effect of transport on the rate of severe intraventricular hemorrhage in very low birth weight infants

Towers, C. (2000). The effect of transport on the rate of severe intraventricular hemorrhage in very low birth weight infants. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 95(2), pp.291-295.

http://europepmc.org/abstract/med/10674596

https://doi.org/10.1016/S0029-7844(99)00528-1

Escaping With VLBW Neonates: Caring for and Transporting Very Low Birth Weight Infants During a Disaster

Gershanik, J. (2006). Escaping With VLBW Neonates: Caring for and Transporting Very Low Birth Weight Infants During a Disaster. Pediatrics, 117(Supplement 4), pp.S365-S368.

http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/117/Supplement_4/S365

https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2006-0099e

Long-distance air medical transport of extremely low birth weight infants with pneumoperitoneum

McAdams, R., Dotzler, S., Pole, G. and Kerecman, J. (2008). Long-distance air medical transport of extremely low birth weight infants with pneumoperitoneum. Journal of Perinatology, 28(5), pp.330-334.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18305487

https://doi.org/10.1038/jp.2008.7

Safely Transporting A Preterm Or Low Birth Weight Infant

Indiana University. (2009). Safely Transporting A Preterm Or Low Birth Weight Infant. ScienceDaily. Retrieved January 1, 2019 from

www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/04/090427121639.htm

Does transport affect the incidence of intraventricular hemorrhage in preterm infants?

Mortazavi, Mazyar. (2010). Does transport affect the incidence of intraventricular hemorrhage in preterm infants?. Iranian Journal of Neonatology. 1. 8-12.

http://ijn.mums.ac.ir/article_5099_bae91ab2e1b2b58792008815b9ad3244.pdf

Does hospital transfer predict mortality in very low birth weight infants requiring surgery for necrotizing enterocolitis?

Kelley-Quon, L., Tseng, C., Scott, A., Jen, H., Calkins, K. and Shew, S. (2012). Does hospital transfer predict mortality in very low birth weight infants requiring surgery for necrotizing enterocolitis?. Surgery, 152(3), pp.337-343.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22770955

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2012.05.036

Decreasing sound and vibration during ground transport of infants with very low birth weight

Prehn, J., McEwen, I., Jeffries, L., Jones, M., Daniels, T., Goshorn, E. and Marx, C. (2014). Decreasing sound and vibration during ground transport of infants with very low birth weight. Journal of Perinatology, 35(2), pp.110-114.

https://www.nature.com/articles/jp2014172https://doi.org/10.1038/jp.2014.172

Opportunities for maternal transport for delivery of very low birth weight infants

Robles, D., Blumenfeld, Y., Lee, H., Gould, J., Main, E., Profit, J., Melsop, K. and Druzin, M. (2016). Opportunities for maternal transport for delivery of very low birth weight infants. Journal of Perinatology, 37(1), pp.32-35.

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/308756244_Opportunities_for_maternal_transport_for_delivery_of_very_low_birth_weight_infants

https://doi.org/10.1038/jp.2016.174

The interhospital transfer network for very low birth weight infants in the United States

Shrestha, M., Scarpino, S., Edwards, E., Greenberg, L. and Horbar, J. (2018). The interhospital transfer network for very low birth weight infants in the United States. EPJ Data Science, 7(1).

https://arxiv.org/abs/1802.02855

https://doi.org/10.1140/epjds/s13688-018-0155-7

Neonatal Pre Transport Stabilisation and Care

Transport Scoring Systems

Development of a novel reference nomogram for endotracheal intubation in neonatal emergency transport setting

Bellini, C., Turolla, G., De Angelis, L., Calevo, M. and Ramenghi, L. (2018). Development of a novel reference nomogram for endotracheal intubation in neonatal emergency transport setting. Acta Paediatrica, 108(1), pp.83-87.

https://doi.org/10.1111/apa.14488

SNAP-II for prediction of mortality and morbidity in extremely preterm infants

Beltempo, M., Shah, P., Ye, X., Afifi, J., Lee, S. and McMillan, D. (2018). SNAP-II for prediction of mortality and morbidity in extremely preterm infants. The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine, pp.1-8.

https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/14767058.2018.1446079

https://doi.org/10.1080/14767058.2018.1446079

Utilizing the Transport Risk Index of Physiologic Stability Version Ii (trips Ii): Establishing a Baseline of the Neonates Transported by Airlift Northwest

Davidson, L., Carlisle, M., Utarnachitt, R., Avaiusini, L. and Bridges, E. (2018). Utilizing the Transport Risk Index of Physiologic Stability Version Ii (trips Ii): Establishing a Baseline of the Neonates Transported by Airlift Northwest. [online] Pediatrics. Available at: http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/141/1_MeetingAbstract/738 [Accessed 8 Jan. 2019].

Critically ill neonates displayed stable vital parameters and reduced metabolic acidosis during neonatal emergency airborne transport in Sweden

Frid, I., Ågren, J., Kjellberg, M., Normann, E. and Sindelar, R. (2018). Critically ill neonates displayed stable vital parameters and reduced metabolic acidosis during neonatal emergency airborne transport in Sweden. Acta Paediatrica, 107(8), pp.1357-1361.

https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/apa.14295

https://doi.org/10.1111/apa.14295

The neonatal transport index could be used as a reference tool for the Italian perinatal care regionalisation plan

Bellini, C. and Ramenghi, L. (2017). The neonatal transport index could be used as a reference tool for the Italian perinatal care regionalisation plan. Acta Paediatrica, 107(5), pp.902-902.

https://doi.org/10.1111/apa.14150

The effect of transport on the physiologic stability of neonates with ductal-dependent single-ventricle lesions

Duran, S., Aggarwal, S. and Natarajan, G. (2017). The effect of transport on the physiologic stability of neonates with ductal-dependent single-ventricle lesions. The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine, 31(4), pp.500-505.

https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/14767058.2017.1289164

https://doi.org/10.1080/14767058.2017.1289164

A Systematic Review

Morse, S., Groer, M., Shelton, M., Maguire, D. and Ashmeade, T. (2015). A Systematic Review. The Journal of Perinatal & Neonatal Nursing, 29(4), pp.315-344.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4624229/

https://doi.org/10.1097/jpn.0000000000000135

Evaluation of a simplified therapeutic intervention scoring system (TISS-28) and the modified early warning score (MEWS) in predicting physiological deterioration during inter-facility transport

Lee, L., Yeung, K., Lo, W., Lau, Y., Tang, S. and Chan, J. (2008). Evaluation of a simplified therapeutic intervention scoring system (TISS-28) and the modified early warning score (MEWS) in predicting physiological deterioration during inter-facility transport. Resuscitation, 76(1), pp.47-51.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resuscitation.2007.07.005

Effect of transport team interventions on stabilization time in neonatal and pediatric interfacility transports

Chen, P., Macnab, A. and Sun, C. (2005). Effect of transport team interventions on stabilization time in neonatal and pediatric interfacility transports. Air Medical Journal, 24(6), pp.244-247.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amj.2005.08.003

The Mortality Index for Neonatal Transportation Score: A New Mortality Prediction Model for Retrieved Neonates

Broughton, S. (2004). The Mortality Index for Neonatal Transportation Score: A New Mortality Prediction Model for Retrieved Neonates. PEDIATRICS, 114(4), pp.e424-e428.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15466067

https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2003-0960-l

Transport risk index of physiologic stability: A practical system for assessing infant transport care

Lee, S., Zupancic, J., Pendray, M., Thiessen, P., Schmidt, B., Whyte, R., Shorten, D. and Stewart, S. (2001). Transport risk index of physiologic stability: A practical system for assessing infant transport care. The Journal of Pediatrics, 139(2), pp.220-226.

https://doi.org/10.1067/mpd.2001.115576

Score for Neonatal Acute Physiology: A Physiologic Severity Index for Neonatal Intensive Care

Richardson, D., Gray, J., McCormick, M., Workman, K. and Goldmann, D. (1992). Score for Neonatal Acute Physiology: A Physiologic Severity Index for Neonatal Intensive Care. [online] Pediatrics. Available at: http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/91/3/617.short [Accessed 8 Jan. 2019].

Maternal Transport

Inter-facility maternal transport

Martin, S. (n.d.). UpToDate. [online] Uptodate.com. Available at: https://www.uptodate.com/contents/inter-facility-maternal-transport [Accessed 8 Jan. 2019].

Clinical features and outcomes of pregnancies complicated by pre-ecplampsia necessitating in-utero transfer

Reilly, S., Brennecke, S., Smith, J., Stewart, M. and Boland, R. (2018). Clinical features and outcomes of pregnancies complicated by pre-ecplampsia necessitating in-utero transfer. Pregnancy Hypertension, 14, pp.162-167.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.preghy.2018.09.009

Study protocol: quantitative fibronectin to help decision-making in women with symptoms of preterm labour (QUIDS) part 2

Stock SJ, Wotherspoon LM, Boyd KA, et al. (2017). Study protocol: quantitative fibronectin to help decision-making in women with symptoms of preterm labour (QUIDS) part 2, UK Prospective Cohort Study

https://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/8/4/e020795

Five year outcome of preterm and very low birth weight infants: a comparison between maternal and neonatal transport

Kollee, LA., Brand, R., Schreuder, AM., Ens-Dokkum, MH., Veen, S., Verloove-Vanhorick, SP. (1992). Five year outcome of preterm and very low birth weight infants: a comparison between maternal and neonatal transport. Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 80, pp.635-638.

https://europepmc.org/abstract/med/1407886

Maternal transport and the perinatal denominator

Miller, T., Densberger, M. and Krogman, J. (1983). Maternal transport and the perinatal denominator. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 147(1), pp.19-24.

https://www.ajog.org/article/0002-9378(83)90078-9/abstract

https://doi.org/10.1016/0002-9378(83)90078-9

Perinatal transport to a regional perinatal center in a metropolitan area: Maternal versus neonatal transport

Modanlou, H., Dorchester, W., Freeman, R. and Rommal, C. (1980). Perinatal transport to a regional perinatal center in a metropolitan area: Maternal versus neonatal transport. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 138(8), pp.1157-1164.

https://www.ajog.org/article/S0002-9378(16)32784-3/abstract

https://doi.org/10.1016/S0002-9378(16)32784-3

Antenatal versus neonatal transport to a regional perinatal center: a comparison between matched pairs

Modanlou, HD., Dorchester, WL., Thorosian, A., Freeman, RK. (1979). Antenatal versus neonatal transport to a regional perinatal center: a comparison between matched pairs. Obstet Gynecol, 53(6) pp. 725-729.

https://europepmc.org/abstract/med/450342

Improved neonatal survival through maternal transport

Harris, TR., Isaman, J., Giles, HR. (1978). Improved neonatal survival through maternal transport. Obstet Gynecol. 52(3) pp. 294-300. PMID: 703985.

https://europepmc.org/abstract/med/703985

Neonatal Transport Safety

Interhospital Transfers: Managing Competing Priorities while Ensuring Patient Safety

Luster, J., Yanagawa, F., Bendas, C., Ramirez, C., Cipolla, J. and Stawicki, S. (2018). Interhospital Transfers: Managing Competing Priorities while Ensuring Patient Safety. Vignettes in Patient Safety – Volume 2.

https://www.intechopen.com/books/vignettes-in-patient-safety-volume-2/interhospital-transfers-managing-competing-priorities-while-ensuring-patient-safety

https://doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.72022

An evaluation of intra-hospital transport outcomes from tertiary neonatal intensive care unit

Bastug, O., Gunes, T., Korkmaz, L., Elmali, F., Kucuk, F., Adnan Ozturk, M. and Kurtoglu, S. (2015). An evaluation of intra-hospital transport outcomes from tertiary neonatal intensive care unit. The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine, 29(12), pp.1993-1998.

https://doi.org/10.3109/14767058.2015.1072158

Safety in the neonatal and infant transport system: report on three cases with evidence-based comments on safety during transportation

Grosek, S. (2014). Safety in the neonatal and infant transport system: report on three cases with evidence-based comments on safety during transportation. Signa Vitae – A Journal In Intensive Care And Emergency Medicine, 9(1), pp.66-72.

http://www.signavitae.com/2014/04/safety-in-the-neonatal-and-infant-transport-system-report-on-three-cases-with-evidence-based-comments-on-safety-during-transportation/

https://doi.org/10.22514/SV91.042014.14

Adverse events during air and ground neonatal transport: 13 years’ experience from a neonatal transport team in Northern Sweden

van den Berg, J., Olsson, L., Svensson, A. and Håkansson, S. (2014). Adverse events during air and ground neonatal transport: 13 years’ experience from a neonatal transport team in Northern Sweden. The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine, 28(10), pp.1231-1237.

https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.3109/14767058.2014.949664

https://doi.org/10.3109/14767058.2014.949664

Evaluating and improving neonatal transport services

Ratnavel, N. (2013). Evaluating and improving neonatal transport services. Early Human Development, 89(11), pp.851-853.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2013.09.004

Neonatal transport: A review of the current evidence

Messner, H. (2011). Neonatal transport: A review of the current evidence. Early Human Development, 87, p.S77.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2011.01.018

High-Fidelity Simulation for Transport Team Training and Competency Evaluation

Cross, B. and Wilson, D. (2009). High-Fidelity Simulation for Transport Team Training and Competency Evaluation. Newborn and Infant Nursing Reviews, 9(4), pp.200-206.

https://doi.org/10.1053/j.nainr.2009.09.005

Who should staff neonatal transport teams?

Fenton, A. and Leslie, A. (2009). Who should staff neonatal transport teams?. Early Human Development, 85(8), pp.487-490.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2009.05.006

Safety and governance issues for neonatal transport services

Ratnavel, N. (2009). Safety and governance issues for neonatal transport services. Early Human Development, 85(8), pp.483-486.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2009.05.005

Towards safer neonatal transfer: the importance of critical incident review

Moss, SJ., Embleton, ND., Fenton, AC. (2005). Towards safer neonatal transfer: the importance of critical incident review. Archives of Disease in Childhood. 90. pp.729-732.

https://adc.bmj.com/content/90/7/729.short

http://doi.org/10.1136/adc.2004.066639

Is Ambulance Transport Time With Lights and Siren Faster Than That Without?

Hunt, R., Brown, L., Cabinum, E., Whitley, T., Prasad, N., Owens, C. and Mayo, C. (1995). Is Ambulance Transport Time With Lights and Siren Faster Than That Without?. Annals of Emergency Medicine, 25(4), pp.507-511.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7710157

http://doi.org/10.1016/s0196-0644(95)70267-9

Adverse events occurring during interhospital transfer of the critically ill

Barry, PW., Ralston, C. (1994). Adverse events occurring during interhospital transfer of the critically ill. Archives Disease Child. 71. pp.175-178.

https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/pdf/10.1111/j.1365-2044.1995.tb04542.x

Neonatal transport: safety and security

Madar, R. and Milligan, D. (1994). Neonatal transport: safety and security. Archives of Disease in Childhood – Fetal and Neonatal Edition, 71(2), pp.F147-F148.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1061105/

http://doi.org/10.1136/fn.71.2.f147-a

Organisation of a Neonatal Transport Programme

Neonatal Transport

Diehl, B. (2018). Neonatal Transport. Critical Care Nursing Clinics of North America, 30(4), pp.597-606.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cnc.2018.07.012

Establishing a Combined Neonatal and Paediatric Transport System From Scratch

Hancock, S. and Harrison, C. (2018). Establishing a Combined Neonatal and Paediatric Transport System From Scratch. Current Treatment Options in Pediatrics, 4(1), pp.119-128.

https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s40746-018-0110-7

https://doi.org/10.1007/s40746-018-0110-7

Introduction to the European Network for Perinatal Transport (EUROPET) project

Papiernik, E., Di Renzo, G. and Sedin, G. (2018). Introduction to the European Network for Perinatal Transport (EUROPET) project. [online] DIVA. Available at: http://www.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2%3A87092&dswid=4721 [Accessed 23 Dec. 2018].

http://www.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2%3A87092&dswid=2016

Evaluation of neonatal transport in a European country shows that regional provision is not cost-effective or sustainable and needs to be re-organised

Bellini, C., Pasquarella, M., Ramenghi, L., Ambrosino, D. and Sciomachen, A. (2017). Evaluation of neonatal transport in a European country shows that regional provision is not cost-effective or sustainable and needs to be re-organised. Acta Paediatrica, 107(1), pp.57-62.

https://doi.org/10.1111/apa.14084

Setting up a neonatal transport service: Air transport

Jackson, L. and Skeoch, C. (2009). Setting up a neonatal transport service: Air transport. Early Human Development, 85(8), pp.477-481.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2009.05.007

Impact of service changes on neonatal transfer patterns over 10 years

Cusack, J., Field, D. and Manktelow, B. (2007). Impact of service changes on neonatal transfer patterns over 10 years. Archives of Disease in Childhood – Fetal and Neonatal Edition, 92(3), pp.F181-F184.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2675325/

https://doi.org/10.1136/adc.2006.105098

Regionalized perinatal care in North America

Hein, H. (2004). Regionalized perinatal care in North America. Seminars in Neonatology, 9(2), pp.111-116.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.siny.2003.08.009

Regionalized neonatal emergency transport

Lupton, B. and Pendray, M. (2004). Regionalized neonatal emergency transport. Seminars in Neonatology, 9(2), pp.125-133.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.siny.2003.08.007

Regionalized perinatal care in developing countries

Paul, V. and Singh, M. (2004). Regionalized perinatal care in developing countries. Seminars in Neonatology, 9(2), pp.117-124.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.siny.2003.08.010

Regional organization of perinatal care

Yu, V. (2004). Regional organization of perinatal care. Seminars in Neonatology, 9(2), pp.87-88.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.siny.2003.09.001

Development of regionalized perinatal care

Yu, V. and Dunn, P. (2004). Development of regionalized perinatal care. Seminars in Neonatology, 9(2), pp.89-97.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.siny.2003.08.011

Regionalization of perinatal care in Europe

Zeitlin, J., Papiernik, E. and Bréart, G. (2004). Regionalization of perinatal care in Europe. Seminars in Neonatology, 9(2), pp.99-110.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.siny.2003.08.004

Organization of neonatal transport in Europe

jean-louis, Chabernaud. (1999). Agostino R, Fenton C, Kollée LAA, Chabernaud JL et al (1999) Organization of neonatal transport in Europe. Prenat Neonatal Med 4 : 20-34.

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Historical Perspectives of Neonatal Transport

Butterfield, L. (1993). Historical Perspectives of Neonatal Transport. Pediatric Clinics of North America, 40(2), pp.221-239.

https://doi.org/10.1016/S0031-3955(16)38507-8

Transfer of the Surgical Neonate

The burden of excluding malrotation in term neonates with bile stained vomiting

Drewett, M., Johal, N., Keys, C., J Hall, N. and Burge, D. (2016). The burden of excluding malrotation in term neonates with bile stained vomiting. Pediatric Surgery International, 32(5), pp.483-486.

https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00383-016-3877-2

https://doi.org/10.1007/s00383-016-3877-2

Hospital transfers and patterns of mortality in very low birth weight neonates with surgical necrotizing enterocolitis

Fullerton, B., Sparks, E., Morrow, K., Edwards, E., Soll, R., Jaksic, T., Horbar, J. and Modi, B. (2016). Hospital transfers and patterns of mortality in very low birth weight neonates with surgical necrotizing enterocolitis. Journal of Pediatric Surgery, 51(6), pp.932-935.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2016.02.051

Outcomes of full-term infants with bilious vomiting: observational study of a retrieved cohort.

Mohinuddin, S., Sakhuja, P., Bermundo, B., Ratnavel, N., Kempley, S., Ward, H. and Sinha, A. (2014). Outcomes of full-term infants with bilious vomiting: observational study of a retrieved cohort.

https://adc.bmj.com/content/100/1/14.short

http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/archdischild-2013-305724

Transfer of the surgical newborn infant

Lloyd, D. (1996). Transfer of the surgical newborn infant. Seminars in Neonatology, 1(3), pp.241-248.

https://www.sfnmjournal.com/article/S1084-2756(96)80042-X/pdf

https://doi.org/10.1016/s1084-2756(96)80042-x

Transport equipment

Vibration issues of neonatal incubators during in-hospital transport

Browning, J., Walding, D., Klasen, J and David Y (2008) Vibration issues of neonatal incubators during in-hospital transport. Journal of Clinical Engineering, 33(2), pp. 74-77

https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/1077546317703866

https://doi.org/10.1177/1077546317703866

Mechanical Vibration in Neonatal Transport: A Randomized Study of Different Mattresses

Gajendragadkar, G., Boyd, J., Potter, D., Mellen, B., Hahn, G. and Shenai, J. (1999). Mechanical Vibration in Neonatal Transport: A Randomized Study of Different Mattresses. Pediatric Research, 45(4, Part 2 of 2), pp.198A-198A.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10920789

https://doi.org/10.1203/00006450-199904020-01177

Effect of electromagnetic interference by neonatal transport equipment on aircraft operation

Nish, WA., Walsh, WF., Land, P and Swedenburg M. (1989) Effect of electromagnetic interference by neonatal transport equipment on aircraft operation. Aviat Space Environ Med, 60(6), pp. 599-600. PMID: 2751593.

https://europepmc.org/abstract/med/2751593

Neonatal Transport Physiology

Road and Air

Long-Distance, Nonstop Neonatal Transport From Shanghai, China, to Genoa, Italy

Bellini, C., Serveli, S., A, L., M, P., S, D., Ramenghi, L., Cinti, T. and Campone, F. (2018). Long-Distance, Nonstop Neonatal Transport From Shanghai, China, to Genoa, Italy. Air Medical Journal, 37(1), pp.67-70.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amj.2017.09.004

Neonatal head and torso vibration exposure during inter-hospital transfer

Blaxter, L., Yeo, M., McNally, D., Crowe, J., Henry, C., Hill, S., Mansfield, N., Leslie, A. and Sharkey, D. (2017). Neonatal head and torso vibration exposure during inter-hospital transfer. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine, 231(2), pp.99-113.

https://doi.org/10.1177/0954411916680235

Vibration isolation in neonatal transport by using a quasi-zero-stiffness isolator

Zhou, J., Wang, K., Xu, D., Ouyang, H. and Fu, Y. (2017). Vibration isolation in neonatal transport by using a quasi-zero-stiffness isolator. Journal of Vibration and Control, 24(15), pp.3278-3291.

https://doi.org/10.1177/1077546317703866

Cerebral Oxygenation and Acceleration in Pediatric and Neonatal Interfacility Transport

Valente, M., Sherif, J., Azen, C., Pham, P. and Lowe, C. (2016). Cerebral Oxygenation and Acceleration in Pediatric and Neonatal Interfacility Transport. Air Medical Journal, 35(3), pp.156-160.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27255878https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amj.2016.01.006

Heart rate variability of transported critically ill neonates

Snedec, N., Simoncic, M., Klemenc, M., Ihan, A., Vidmar, I. and Grosek, S. (2013). Heart rate variability of transported critically ill neonates. European Journal of Pediatrics, 172(12), pp.1565-1571.

https://www.semanticscholar.org/paper/Heart-rate-variability-of-transported-critically-Snedec-Simoncic/1025fee8faca91253a1f92a2819f2486433538d7

https://doi.org/10.1007/s00431-013-2081-9

Physical Stressors during Neonatal Transport: Helicopter Compared with Ground Ambulance

Bouchut, J., Van Lancker, E., Chritin, V. and Gueugniaud, P. (2011). Physical Stressors during Neonatal Transport: Helicopter Compared with Ground Ambulance. Air Medical Journal, 30(3), pp.134-139.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21549285

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amj.2010.11.001

How comfortable is neonatal transport?

Harrison, C. and McKechnie, L. (2011). How comfortable is neonatal transport?. Acta Paediatrica, 101(2), pp.143-147.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21913977

https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1651-2227.2011.02467.x

Sound and vibration: effects on infants’ heart rate and heart rate variability during neonatal transport

Karlsson, B., Lindkvist, M., Lindkvist, M., Karlsson, M., Lundström, R., Håkansson, S., Wiklund, U. and van den Berg, J. (2011). Sound and vibration: effects on infants’ heart rate and heart rate variability during neonatal transport. Acta Paediatrica, 101(2), pp.148-154.

https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1651-2227.2011.02472.x

Noise levels in a neonatal transport incubator in medically configured aircraft

Sittig, S., Nesbitt, J., Krageschmidt, D., Sobczak, S. and Johnson, R. (2011). Noise levels in a neonatal transport incubator in medically configured aircraft. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, 75(1), pp.74-76.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijporl.2010.10.012

Vehicles and equipment for land-based neonatal transport

Kempley, S., Ratnavel, N. and Fellows, T. (2009). Vehicles and equipment for land-based neonatal transport. Early Human Development, 85(8), pp.491-495.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2009.05.004

The Impact of Air Ambulance Transport on Neonatal Outcomes

Killion, C. and Stein, H. (2009). The Impact of Air Ambulance Transport on Neonatal Outcomes. Newborn and Infant Nursing Reviews, 9(4), pp.207-211.

https://doi.org/10.1053/j.nainr.2009.09.008

Quantification of impulse experienced by neonates during inter- and intra-hospital transport measured by biophysical accelerometery

Shah, S., Rothberger, A., Caprio, M., Mally, P. and Karen-Hendricks-Munoz (2008). Quantification of impulse experienced by neonates during inter- and intra-hospital transport measured by biophysical accelerometery. Journal of Perinatal Medicine, 36(1).

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/5666538_Quantification_of_impulse_experienced_by_neonates_during_inter-_and_intra-hospital_transport_measured_by_biophysical_accelerometery

https://doi.org/10.1515/JPM.2008.009

Tachypnea and hypocapnia are induced by ‘buffeting’ in vehicles

Green, D., Bray, A., Golding, J., Bronstein, A. and Gresty, M. (2006). Tachypnea and hypocapnia are induced by ‘buffeting’ in vehicles. Clinical Autonomic Research, 16(4), pp.281-285.

https://westminsterresearch.westminster.ac.uk/item/921zy/tachypnea-and-hypocapnia-are-induced-by-buffeting-in-vehicles

https://doi.org/10.1007/s10286-006-0360-5

Helicopter transport of sick neonates: a 14-year population-based study

Berge, S., Berg-Utby, C. and Skogvoll, E. (2005). Helicopter transport of sick neonates: a 14-year population-based study. Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica, 49(7), pp.999-1003.

https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1399-6576.2005.00712.x

Fit to fly: practical challenges in neonatal transfers by air

Skeoch, C. (2005). Fit to fly: practical challenges in neonatal transfers by air. Archives of Disease in Childhood – Fetal and Neonatal Edition, 90(6), pp.F456-F460.

https://doi.org/10.1136/adc.2004.064949

Mechanical vibration in neonatal transport

Shenai, J., Johnson, G and Varney, R (1981) Mechanical vibration in neonatal transport. Paediatrics, 68, pp. 55-574.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7243510

http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/68/1/55.long

Respiratory Care and Management During Transport

A customized iNO therapy device for use in neonatal emergency transport

Bellini, C. and Ramenghi, L. (2018). A customized iNO therapy device for use in neonatal emergency transport. Pediatrics & Neonatology, 59(1), pp.91-93.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pedneo.2016.10.007

A bench study of inhaled nitric oxide delivery during high frequency percussive ventilation

Branson, R., Griebel, J. and Rodriquez, D. (2018). A bench study of inhaled nitric oxide delivery during high frequency percussive ventilation. Pediatric Pulmonology, 53(3), pp.337-341.

https://doi.org/10.1002/ppul.23934

Development and Testing of a Neonatal Intubation Checklist for an Air Medical Transport Team

Davidson, L., Utarnachitt, R., Mason, A. and Sawyer, T. (2018). Development and Testing of a Neonatal Intubation Checklist for an Air Medical Transport Team. Air Medical Journal, 37(1), pp.41-45.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amj.2017.09.010

Consensus approach to nasal high-flow therapy in neonates

Yoder, B., Manley, B., Collins, C., Ives, K., Kugelman, A., Lavizzari, A. and McQueen, M. (2017). Consensus approach to nasal high-flow therapy in neonates. Journal of Perinatology, 37(7), pp.809-813.

https://www.nature.com/articles/jp201724

https://doi.org/10.1038/jp.2017.24

Elective transfers of preterm neonates to regional centres on non-invasive respiratory support is cost effective and increases tertiary care bed capacity

Zein, H., Yusuf, K., Paul, R., Kowal, D. and Thomas, S. (2017). Elective transfers of preterm neonates to regional centres on non-invasive respiratory support is cost effective and increases tertiary care bed capacity. Acta Paediatrica, 107(1), pp.52-56.

https://doi.org/10.1111/apa.14059

Transport of Ventilated Babies

Donn, S. and Gates, M. (2016). Transport of Ventilated Babies. Manual of Neonatal Respiratory Care, pp.711-720.

https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-319-39839-6_88

https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-39839-6_88

Monitoring respiratory function parameters in ventilated infants during inter-hospital emergency neonatal transport

Bhat, P., Dhar, A., Chaudhary, R., O’Hare, S., Kent, S., Broster, S. and Curley, A. (2015). G141(P) Monitoring respiratory function parameters in ventilated infants during inter-hospital emergency neonatal transport.

https://adc.bmj.com/content/100/Suppl_3/A61.1

http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/archdischild-2015-308599.138

Transport of sick neonates to a tertiary care hospital, south India: condition at arrival and outcome

Rathod, D., Adhisivam, B. and Bhat, B. (2014). Transport of sick neonates to a tertiary care hospital, south India: condition at arrival and outcome. Tropical Doctor, 45(2), pp.96-99.

https://doi.org/10.1177/0049475514564270

Risk Factors for Failed Tracheal Intubation in Pediatric and Neonatal Critical Care Specialty Transport

Smith, K., Gothard, M., Schwartz, H., Giuliano, J., Forbes, M. and Bigham, M. (2014). Risk Factors for Failed Tracheal Intubation in Pediatric and Neonatal Critical Care Specialty Transport. Prehospital Emergency Care, 19(1), pp.17-22.

https://doi.org/10.3109/10903127.2014.964888

Transport of the Neonate with a Difficult/Critical Airway

Weiss, E. and Tsarouhas, N. (2014). Transport of the Neonate with a Difficult/Critical Airway. Disorders of the Neonatal Airway, pp.327-343.

https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-1-4939-1610-8_29

https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-1610-8_29

Noninvasive Mechanical Ventilation During Neonatal Transport

O’Reilly, M. and Schmölzer, G. (2013). Noninvasive Mechanical Ventilation During Neonatal Transport. Noninvasive Ventilation in High-Risk Infections and Mass Casualty Events, pp.227-232.

https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-7091-1496-4_26

Heated and humidified nasal CPAP on neonatal transport

Braithwaite, I., Spinks, K., Davidson, C and Harrison, C. (2012) Heated and humidified nasal CPAP on neonatal transport. Infant, 8(3), pp. 82-85.

http://www.infantjournal.co.uk/pdf/inf_045_umi.pdf

Safety and efficacy of high-frequency jet ventilation in neonatal transport

Mainali, E., Greene, C., Rozycki, H. and Gutcher, G. (2007). Safety and efficacy of high-frequency jet ventilation in neonatal transport. Journal of Perinatology, 27(10), pp.609-613.

https://doi.org/10.1038/sj.jp.7211799

HIE and Cooling

Therapeutic hypothermia during neonatal transport at Regional Perinatal Centers: active vs. passive cooling

Lumba, R., Mally, P., Espiritu, M. and Wachtel, E. (2018). Therapeutic hypothermia during neonatal transport at Regional Perinatal Centers: active vs. passive cooling. Journal of Perinatal Medicine, 0(0).

https://www.degruyter.com/view/j/jpme.ahead-of-print/jpm-2018-0302/jpm-2018-0302.xml

https://doi.org/10.1515/jpm-2018-0302

Servo controlled versus manual cooling methods in neonates with hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy

Buchiboyina, A., Ma, E., Yip, A., Wagh, D., Tan, J., McMichael, J., Bulsara, M. and Rao, S. (2017). Servo controlled versus manual cooling methods in neonates with hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy. Early Human Development, 112, pp.35-41.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2017.06.011

Therapeutic hypothermia for neonates with hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy

Chiang, M., Jong, Y. and Lin, C. (2017). Therapeutic hypothermia for neonates with hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy. Pediatrics & Neonatology, 58(6), pp.475-483.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pedneo.2016.11.001

Passive hypothermia (≥35 – <36°C) during transport of newborns with hypoxic-ischaemic encephalopathy

Sellam, A., Lode, N., Ayachi, A., Jourdain, G., Dauger, S. and Jones, P. (2017). Passive hypothermia (≥35 – <36°C) during transport of newborns with hypoxic-ischaemic encephalopathy. PLOS ONE, 12(3), p.e0170100.

https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0170100

Therapeutic Hypothermia During Neonatal Transport: Active Cooling Helps Reach the Target

Stafford, T., Hagan, J., Sitler, C., Fernandes, C. and Kaiser, J. (2017). Therapeutic Hypothermia During Neonatal Transport: Active Cooling Helps Reach the Target. Therapeutic Hypothermia and Temperature Management, 7(2), pp.88-94.

https://doi.org/10.1089/ther.2016.0022

A Randomized Clinical Trial of Therapeutic Hypothermia Mode during Transport for Neonatal Encephalopathy

Akula, V., Joe, P., Thusu, K., Davis, A., Tamaresis, J., Kim, S., Shimotake, T., Butler, S., Honold, J., Kuzniewicz, M., DeSandre, G., Bennett, M., Gould, J., Wallenstein, M. and Van Meurs, K. (2015). A Randomized Clinical Trial of Therapeutic Hypothermia Mode during Transport for Neonatal Encephalopathy. The Journal of Pediatrics, 166(4), pp.856-861.e2.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2014.12.061

Cool and transfer – The way forward

Lomax, R., Zipitis, C. and Dady, I. (2015). Cool and transfer – The way forward. Journal of Neonatal Nursing, 21(3), pp.114-120.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jnn.2014.10.001

Mild hypothermia and hemorrhagic lesions in neonates with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy: experience in an outborn center

Savarese, I., Balestri, M., Piersigilli, F., Giliberti, P., Campi, F., Rechichi, J., Mondì, V., Gesualdo, F., Longo, D., Cilio, M. and Dotta, A. (2015). Mild hypothermia and hemorrhagic lesions in neonates with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy: experience in an outborn center. The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine, pp.1-4.

https://doi.org/10.3109/14767058.2015.1070138

Therapeutic Hypothermia during Neonatal Transport: Current Practices in California

Akula, V., Davis, A., Gould, J. and Van Meurs, K. (2011). Therapeutic Hypothermia during Neonatal Transport: Current Practices in California. American Journal of Perinatology, 29(05), pp.319-326.

https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0031-1295661

Provision of therapeutic hypothermia during neonatal transport

Mitchell, A and Johnston, E. (2011) Provision of therapeutic hypothermia during neonatal transport. Infant, 7(3), pp.79-82.

http://www.infantjournal.co.uk/pdf/inf_039_mia.pdf