Publications

Publications in indexed journals ( From 2000 onwards )

 

Publications (2013-14)

 

01

Natarajan CK, Sankar MJ, Agarwal R, Pratap OT, Jain V, Gupta N, Gupta AK, Deorari AK, Paul VK, Sreenivas V. Trial of daily vitamin d supplementation in preterm infants. Pediatrics. 2014 Mar;133(3):e628-34.

02

Sasi A, Chandrakumar N, Deorari A, Paul VK, Shankar J, Sreenivas V, Agarwal R. Neonatal self-inflating bags: achieving titrated oxygen delivery using low flows: an experimental study. J Paediatr Child Health. 2013 Aug;49(8):671-7

03

Arora K, Thukral A, Das RR, Gupta N, Kabra M, Agarwal R. Fryns Syndrome: A Lethal Birth Defect with Variable Phenotypic Expressions in Siblings.Indian J Pediatr. 2013 Apr 19. [Epub ahead of print]

04

Bhethanabhotla S, Thukral A, Sankar MJ, Agarwal R, Paul VK, Deorari AK. Effect of position of infant during phototherapy in management of hyperbilirubinemia in late preterm and term neonates: a randomized controlled trial. J Perinatol. 2013 Oct;33(10):795-9.

05

Thukral A, Arora K, Das RR, Arora A, Gamanagatti S, Agarwal RK. Congenital portosystemic venous shunt in a preterm Rh-isoimmunized infant. Indian J Pediatr. 2013 Dec;80 (12):1053-5

06

Venkatnarayan K, Sankar MJ, Agarwal R, Paul VK, Deorari AK. Phenobarbitone in Rh hemolytic disease of the newborn: a randomized double-blinded placebo-controlled trial. J Trop Pediatr. 2013 Oct;59(5):380-6.

07

Dalal SS, Mishra S, Agarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK, Sankar MJ. Feeding behaviour and performance of preterm neonates on Paladai feeding. Acta Paediatr. 2013 Apr;102(4):e147-52

 

Publications (2012)

 

01

Jain V, Agarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Congenital hypothyroidism. In: Protocols in Neonatology, 3rd ed. Indian Journal of Pediatrics; 2012

02

Agarwal R, Virmani D, Jaipal ML, Gupta S, Gupta N, Sankar MJ, Bhatia S, Agarwal A, Devgan V, Deorari A, Paul VK; Investigators of LBW Micronutrient Study Group, Departments of Pediatrics and Endocrinology. Vitamin D status of low birth weight infants in Delhi: a comparative study. J Trop Pediatr. 2012; 58:446-50.

03

Agarwal R, Virmani D, Jaipal M, Gupta S, Sankar MJ, Bhatia S, Agarwal A, Devgan V, Deorari A, Paul VK, Toteja GS; Investigators of the LBW Micronutrient Study Group. Poor zinc status in early infancy among both low and normal birth weight infants and their mothers in Delhi. Neonatology. 2013;103(1):54-9.

04

Arora K, Das RR, Agarwal R. Green pigmented teeth. Indian Pediatr. 2012; 49: 1015.

05

Chawla D, Agarwal R, Deorari A, Paul VK, Chandra P, Azad RV. Retinopathy of prematurity. Indian J Pediatr. 2012;
79: 501-9.

06

Gupta S, Som T, Iyer L, Agarwal R. Transfusion related acute lung injury in a neonate. Indian J Pediatr. 2012; 79: 1363-5

07

Thukral A, Agarwal R. Correspondence in regard to necrotising enterocolitis in a term neonate following intravenous immunoglobulin therapy. Indian J Pediatr.2012;79:1676-7

08

Thukral A, Sankar MJ, Agarwal R, Gupta N, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Early skin-to-skin contact and breast-feeding behavior in term neonates: a randomized controlled trial. Neonatology. 2012; 102: 114-9.

09

Thukral A, Sasi A, Chawla D, Datta P, Wahid S, Rao S, Kannan V, Veeragandam A, Murki S, Deorari AK. Online Neonatal Training and Orientation Programme in India (ONTOP-IN)--the way forward for distance education in developing countries. J Trop Pediatr. 2012; 58: 486-90.

10 Deorari A, Thukral A, Aruna V. Online learning in newborn health: a distance learning model. Natl Med J India. 2012 Jan-Feb;25(1):31-2.
11

Yadav S, Thukral A, Sankar MJ, Sreenivas V, Deorari AK, Paul VK, Agarwal R. Bubble vs conventional continuous positive airway pressure for prevention of extubation failure in preterm very low birth weight infants: a pilot study. Indian J Pediatr. 2012;79:1163-8

12

Joshi P, Thukral A, Joshi M, Deorari AK, Vatsa M. Comparing the Effectiveness of Webinars and Participatory learning on essential newborn care (ENBC) in the class room in terms of acquisition of knowledge and skills of student nurses: a randomized controlled trial. Indian J Pediatr. 2013 Feb;80(2):168-70. doi: 10.1007/s12098-012-0742-8. Epub 2012 May 5.

13

Thukral A, Agarwal R. Correspondence in regard to necrotising enterocolitis in a term neonate following intravenous immunoglobulin therapy. Indian J Pediatr. 2012 Dec;79(12):1676-7; author's reply p.1677. doi: 10.1007/s12098-012-0714-z. Epub 2012 Apr 4.

14

Gupta SSom TIyer LAgarwal R. Transfusion related acute lung injury in a neonate. Indian J Pediatr.  2012 Oct;79(10):1363-5.

 

Publications (2011)

 

01

Subramanian S, Sankar MJ, Deorari AK, Velpandian T, Kannan P, Prakash GV, Agarwal R, Paul VK. Evaluation of phototherapy devices used for neonatal hyperbilirubinemia.Indian Pediatr2011 Nov 30. P ii: S097475590900738-1.

02

Kumar P, Sankar MJ, Deorari A, Azad R, Chandra P, Agarwal R, et al. Risk factors for severe retinopathy of prematurity in preterm low birth weight neonates. Indian J Pediatr 2011; 78: 812–6

03

Pillai MS, Sankar MJ, Mani K, Agarwal R, Paul VK, Deorari AK. Clinical prediction score for nasal CPAP failure in pre-term VLBW neonates with early onset respiratory distress. J Trop Pediatr 2011; 57: 274–9.

04

Rana N, Mishra S, Bhatnagar S, Paul V, Deorari AK, Agarwal R. Efficacy of zinc in reducing hyperbilirubinemia among at-risk neonates: A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Indian J Pediatr 2011; 78: 1073–8

05

Sasi A, Deorari AK, Saxena A, Kalaivani M, Agarwal R, Paul VK. Clinical prediction of hemodynamically significant patent ductus arteriosus in preterm. Abstract 752573, SPR meeting, Colarado, USA, May 2011.

06

Sasi A, Paul VK, Deorari AK, Chandrakumar N, Sreenivas V, Agarwal R. Graded oxygen delivery using low flow rotameter during positive pressure ventilation using self inflating bags–an experimental study. Abstract 752565, SPR meeting, Colarado, USA, May 2011

07

Sharma PK, Sankar MJ, Sapra S, Saxena R, Karthikeyan CV, Deorari A, Agarwal R, Paul V. Growth and neurosensory outcomes of preterm very low birth weight infants at 18 months of corrected age. Indian J Pediatr. 2011 Dec;78(12):1485-90

08

Stalin PKrishnan ARai SKAgarwal RK. ASHAs involvement in newborn care: a feasibility study. Indian Pediatr. 2011 Nov 11; 48(11):897-9.

 

Publications (2010)

 

01

Mishra S, Chawla D, Agarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Transcutaneous Bilirubin levels in healthy term and late preterm Indian neonates. Indian J Pediatr. 2010; 77: 45-50.

02

Deorari AK. Continuous distending pressure for respiratory distress in premature infants: RHL Commentary (last revised: 1st January 2010). The WHO reproductive health library Geneva: WHO.AIIMS 2009-2010 / 423

03

Satish Mishra, Ramesh Agarwal, Ashok Deorari, Vinod Paul. The Cochrane Library, Intervention review Oral zinc for the prevention of hyperbilirubinemia in neonates. 2010 DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008432

04 Jain A, Agarwal R, Chawla D, Paul V, Deorari A. Tele-education vs classroom training of neonatal resuscitation: A randomized trial. J Perinatol 2010;30:773-9
05 Jain A, Agarwal R, Sankar MJ, Deorari A, Paul VK. Hypocalcemia in the newborn. Indian J Pediatr 2010;77: 1123-8.
06 Mishra S, Chawla D, Agarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Transcutaneous bilirubin levels in healthy term and late preterm Indian neonates.Indian J Pediatr 2010;77:45-50.
07 Sankar JM, Agarwal R, Deorari A, Paul VK. Management of neonatal seizures. Indian J Pediatr
2010;77: 1129-35.
08 Sankar MJ, Agarwal R, Deorari A, Paul VK. Management of polycythemia in neonates. Indian J Pediatr 2010;77: 1117-21.
09 Jain A, Aggarwal R, Jeeva Sankar M, Agarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Hypoglycemia in the newborn. Indian J Pediatr. 2010 Oct;77(10):1137-4235.
10 Jain V, Sharma RVerma SAgarwal R. Fetal euthyroid goiter. Indian J Pediatr. 2009 Dec;76(12):1259-60

 

 

Publications (2009)

 

01

Kumar P, Chawla D, Deorari A. Light-emitting diode phototherapy for unconjugated hyperbilirubinemia in neonates (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2009, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD007969. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007969.

02

Sankar MJ, Saxena R, Mani K, Agarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Early Iron Supplementation in Preterm VLBW Infants – a randomized controlled trial. Acta Paediatr 2009;98:953-58.

03

Sankar MJ, Paul VK, Kapil A, Mani K, Agarwal R, Darmstadt G, Deorari AK. Does Skin Cleansing with Chlorhexidine Affect Skin Condition, Temperature and Colonization in Hospitalized Preterm Low Birth Weight Infants: A Randomized Clinical Trial. J Perinatol 2009;29:795-801.

04

Mishra S, Chawla D, Agarwal R, Paul VK, Deorari AK, Bhutani V. Comparison of transcutaneous bilirubinometry and visual assessment of level of jaundice in near-term and term neonates on deciding the need for blood sampling. Acta Paediatrica 2009 Nov; 98: 1916–1919.

05

Dalal S, Mishra S, Agarwal V, Paul VK, Deorari AK. Does Measuring the Trend Compared to Single Transcutaneous Bilirubin Value within First 48 Hours of Age Offer Better Prediction of Subsequent Hyperbilirubinemia in Healthy Neonates? Pediatrics 2009 Oct; 124 (5): e851-e857.

06

Sivananda S, Chawla D, Mishra S, Agarwal R, Deorari AK. Effect of Sling Application on Efficacy of Phototherapy in Healthy Term Neonates with Non-hemolytic Jaundice: A Randomized Study. Indian Pediatrics 2009;46:23-28.

07

George GM, Mishra S. Routine axillary temperature monitoring in neonates cared under radiant warmer - is it necessary? Indian Journal of Pediatrics 2009;76:1281-1282.

08

Dalal SS, Chawla D, Singh J, Agarwal RK, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Limb splinting for intravenous cannulae in neonates: a randomized controlled trial. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2009 Nov;94(6):F394-6. Epub 2009 May 12.

09

Bahl R, Martines J, Ali N, Bhan MK, Carlo W, Chan Ky, Darmstadt G, Hamer D, Lawn J, Paul VK, Tsai AC, et al. Research priorities to reduce global mortality from newborn infections by 2015. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 2009;28:S43-8.

10

Lawn JE, Lee AC, Kinney M, Sibley L, Carlo WA, Paul VK, Pattinson R, Darmstadt GL. Two million intrapartum – related stlillbirths and neonatal deaths: where, why, and whatt can be done. International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 2009; 107: S5-S20

11

Lawn JE, Kinney M, Lee AC, Chopra M, Donnay F, Paul VK, Bhutta ZA, Bateman M, Darmstadt GL. Reducing intrapartum-related deaths and diability: can the health system deliver? International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 2009; 107: S123-S142.

12

Sharma S; Paul VK; Bhan MK; Ray P. Genomic characterization of nontypeable rotaviruses and detection of a rare G8 strain in Delhi, India. Journal of clinical Microbiology 2009;47(12):3998-4005.

13

Oommen A; Vatsa M; Paul V K; Aggarwal R. Breastfeeding practices of urban and rural mothers. Indian pediatrics 2009;46(10):891-4.

14

Sankar MJ, Paul VK, Deorari AK. Neonatal Infections in Asia: Is the data truly representative of all units in the region? Available at http://fn.bmj.com/cgi/eletters/94/2/F144#3017 (accessed on 27/03/2009)

 

 

Publications (2008)

 

01

Sankar MJ, Deorari AK. Lessons from the ORACLE Children Studies (OCS): Antibiotics for premature rupture of membranes and preterm labor– To use or not? Natl Med J India 2008;21:292-94.

02

Sankar MJ, Sankar J, Agarwal R, Paul VK, Deorari AK. Protocol for Administering Continuous Positive Airway Pressure in Neonates. Indian J Pediatr 2008; 75:471-78.

03

Sankar MJ, Agarwal R, Mishra S, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Feeding of Low Birth Weight Infants. Indian J Pediatr 2008; 75:459-69.

04

Sankar MJ, Agarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Chronic Lung Disease in Newborns. Indian J Pediatr 2008; 75: 369-76.

05

Sankar MJ, Agarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Sepsis in the newborn. Indian J Pediatr 2008; 75: 261-66.

06

Sankar MJ, Agarwal R, Aggarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Seizures in the newborn. Indian J Pediatr 2008;75:149-55.

07

Jeevasankar M, Agarwal R, Chawla D, Paul VK, Deorari AK. Polycythemia in the newborn. Indian J Pediatr 2008;75:68-72.

08

Kumar P, Sankar MJ, Sapra S, Agarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Follow-up of High Risk Neonates. Indian J Pediatr 2008; 75:479-87.

09

Mishra S, Agarwal R, Jeevasankar M, Aggarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Minimal Enteral Nutrition. Indian J Pediatr 2008;75:267-69.

10

Jain A, Agarwal R, Sankar MJ, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Hypocalcemia in the newborn. Indian J Pediatr 2008;75:165-69.

11

Jain A, Aggarwal R, Jeevasanker M, Agarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Hypoglycemia in the newborn. Indian J Pediatr 2008;75:63-67.

12

Mishra S, Agarwal R, Jeevasankar M, Aggarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Apnea in the newborn. Indian J Pediatr 2008;75:57-61.

13

Mishra S, Thomos K, Agarwal R, Gupta YK, Deorari, Paul VK. Correlation between umbilical cord and maternal intrapartum serum retinol in very low birth weight neonates. Indian Journal of Pharmacology 2008;40:S56.

14

Mishra S, Agarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Jaundice in the newborns. Indian Journal of Pediatrics 2008; 75: 157-64.

15

Sushma Nangia, Vinod Paul, Deepak Chawla, Ashok Deorari. Topical coconut oil application reduces transepidermal water loss in preterm very low birth weight neonates: A randomized clinical trial. Pediatrics, 2008 April; 121;S139.

16

Amit Bhargava and Ashok Deorari. What's the link between the interconnected nature of the world and population health? BMJ (Student), 2008 January; 16: 14-15.

17

Deorari AK and Paul VK. Clinical signs that predict severe illness in children under age 2 months: a multicentre study. The Young Infants Clinical Signs Study Group, Lancet 2008; 371:135-47.

18

Agarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Patent ductus arteriosus in preterm neonates. Indian J Pediatr. 2008 Mar; 75 (3): 277-80.

19

Sharma S, Kumar P, Agarwal R, Kabra M, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Approach to inborn errors of metabolism presenting in the neonate. Indian J Pediatr. 2008 Mar; 75 (3):271-6.

20

Chawla D, Agarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Fluid and electrolyte management in term and preterm neonates. Indian J Pediatr. 2008 Mar; 75 (3):255-9.

21

Narang A, Deorari AK. Signs on severe illness in young infants (reply). Indian Pediatr. 2008 Mar; 45 (3):244-5.

22

Agarwal R, Jain A, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Post-resuscitation management of asphyxiated neonates. Indian J Pediatr. 2008 Feb;75(2):175-80.

23

Deorari AK, Agarwal R, Paul VK. Management of infants with intra-uterine growth restriction. Indian J Pediatr. 2008 Feb; 75 (2):171-4.

24

Jain A, Agarwal R, Sankar MJ, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Hypocalcemia in the newborn. Indian J Pediatr. 2008 Feb; 75 (2):165-9.

25

Chawla D, Agarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Retinopathy of prematurity. Indian J Pediatr. 2008 Jan; 75 (1):73-6.

26

Jain A, Aggarwal R, Jeevasankar M, Agarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Hypoglycemia in the newborn. Indian J Pediatr. 2008 Jan; 75 (1):63-7.

27

Roy KK, Baruah J, Kumar S, Deorari AK, Sharma JB, Karmakar D. Cesarean section for suspected fetal distress, continuous fetal heart monitoring and decision to delivery time. Indian J Pediatr. 2008 Dec;75(12):1249-52.

28

Girish G, Chawla D, Agarwal R, Paul VK, Deorari AK. Efficacy of two dose regimes of intravenous immunoglobulin in Rh hemolytic disease of newborn--a randomized controlled trial. Indian Pediatr. 2008 Aug;45(8):653-9.

29

Dar L, Pati SK, Patro AR, Deorari AK, Rai S, Kant S, Broor S, Fowler KB, Britt WJ, Boppana SB. Congenital cytomegalovirus infection in a highly seropositive semi-urban population in India. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2008 Sep;27(9):841-3.

30

Thukral A, Chawla D, Agarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Kangaroo mother care- an alternative to conventional care. Indian J Pediatr. 2008 May;75(5):497-503.

31

Jain R, Jose B, Coshic P, Agarwal R, Deorari AK. Blood and blood component therapy in neonates. Indian J Pediatr. 2008 May;75(5):489-95.

32

Subramanian S, Agarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK, Bagga A. Acute renal failure in neonates. Indian J Pediatr. 2008 Apr;75(4):385-91.

33

Chawla D, Thukral A, Agarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Parenteral nutrition. Indian J Pediatr. 2008 Apr;75(4):377-83.

34

Jain V, Agarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Congenital hypothyroidism. Indian J Pediatr. 2008 Apr;75(4):363-7.

35

Saharan S, Lodha R, Agarwal R, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Perinatal HIV. Indian J Pediatr. 2008 Apr;75(4):359-62.

36

Lawn J, Rohde JE, Rifkin S, Were M, Paul VK, Chopra M. Alma Ata 30 years on:relevant and time to revitalize. Lancet 2008;372:917-27.

37

Hill J, Beriwal S, Chopra I, Paul VK, Kapil A, Singh T, et al. Loop-mediated isothermal amplification assay for detection of common strains of Escherichia coli. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 2008; 46: 2800-4.

38

ICMR Young Infant Study Group (Paul VK). Age profile of neonatal deaths. Indian Pediatrics 2008; 45: 991-4.

 

 

Publications (2007)

 

01

Sankar MJ, Deorari AK. Postnatal Corticosteroids for Chronic Lung Disease. Indian Pediatr 2007; 44:531-39.

02

Sankar J, Raj D, Sankar J, Sharma PK, Lodha R, Kabra SK. HIV infection mimicking autoimmune disorder. Indian J Pediatr 2007; 74:777-80.

03

Deorari AK, Chellani H, Carlin JB, Greenwood P, Prasad MS, Satyavani A, Singh J, John R, Taneja DK, Paul P, Meenakshi M, Kapil A, Paul VK, Weber M. Clinicoepidemiological profile and predictors of severe illness in young infants (<60 days) reporting to a hospital in North India. Indian Pediatr. 2007 Oct;44(10):739-48.

04

Chawla D, Deorari AK, Saxena R, Paul VK, Agarwal R, Biswas A, Meena A. Vitamin K1 versus Vitamin K3 for Prevention of Subclinical Vitamin Deficiency: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Indian Pediatr. 2007 Nov 2007;44(11):817-822.

05

Pandey A, Dhawan B, Gupta V, Chaudhry R, Deorari AK. Clinical significance of airways colonization with Urea plasma urea lyticum in premature (,34 wk) neonates. Indian J Med Res. 2007 May; 125(5):679-84.

06

Paul VK. Meeting MDG 5: Good news from India (letter). Lancet 2007; 369: 558.

07

Ray P, Sharma S, Agarwal RK, Lonmei K, Gentsch JR, Paul VK, Glass RI, Bhan MK. First detection of G12 Rotaviruses in newborns with neonatal Rotavirus infection at All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 2007; 45.

08

Deorari AK, Sankar MJ. Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) – what's new? In: http://newbornwhocc.org/forthcomingevents/news_nov.html (accessed on 08/11/2007)

 

 

Publications (2006)

 

01

Kapoor V, Shastri SS, Kabra M, Kabra SK, Ramachandran V, Arora S, Balakrishnan P, Deorari AK, Paul VK. Carrier frequency of F508del mutation of cystic fibrosis in Indian population. Journal of Cystic Fibrosis 5 (2006) 43-46.

02

Mehra A, Gupta A, Aggarwal R, Sreenivas V, Paul VK and Deorari AK. Incidence of Periventricular Leucomalacia Among a Cohort of Very Low Birth Weight Neonates (<1500 g). Indian Pediatrics 2006;43:210-216.

03

Roy KK, Baruah J, Kumar S, Malhotra N, Deorari AK, Sharma JB. Maternal antenatal profile and immediate neonatal outcome in VLBW and ELBW babies. Indian Pediatrics 2006 Aug;73(8):669-73.

04

Azad RV, Manjunatha NP, Pal N, Deorari AK. Retinopathy of prematurity screening by non-retinologists. Indian Pediatr. 2006 Jun;73(6):515-8.

05

Deorari AK, Chawla D, Maria A. Preterm brain injury. Journal of Neonatology, 2006, 20: 140-146.

06

Deorari AK. Changing pattern of bacteriologic profile in neonatal sepsis among intramural babies. Journal of Neonatology, 2006,20:8-15.

07

Paul VK. The current state of newborn health in low income countries and the way forward. Seminars in Fetal and Neonatal Medicine 2006; 11: 7-14.

08

Lawn JE, Cousens S, Darmstadt GL, Bhutta ZA, Martines J, Paul V, Knippenberg R, Fogstad H for the Lancet Neonatal Survival Series. 1 year after the Lancet Neonatal survival Series – was the call for action heard? Lancet 2006;367:1541-47.

09

Maria A, Gupta A, Aggarwal R, Sreenivas V, Paul VK, Deorari AK. Incidence of periventricular leukomalacia among a cohort of very low birth weight neonates (<1500 g). Indian Pediatrics 2006; 43: 210-16.

10

Tinker A, Paul VK, Ruben JD. The right to a healthy newborn. International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetetrics 2006; 94: 269-76.

11

Upadhyay A, Agarwal R, Kapil A, Singh S, Paul VK, Deorari AK. Profile of neonatal sepsis in a tertiary care neonatal unit from India. A retrospective study. Journal of Neonatology 2006.