Selected Abstracts

Selected Abstracts

The following abstracts were selected for platform presentations at 2007 Pediatric Academic Societies' Annual Meeting and presented in the PGPR Symposium on Tuesday, May 8, 2007. These abstracts are reproduced from

Pallab K. Maulik, Gary L. Darmstadt. Mental Health, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD; International Health, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD.:
Childhood Disability in Low and Middle Income Countries: A Review
 753194 / 8315.1

Summer Rosenstock, Naila Z. Khan, Humaira Muslima, Nasreem Begum, Shamim Ferdous, Yoonjoung Choi, Gary L. Darmstadt. International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD; Child Development and Neurology Unit, Dhaka Shishu (Children s) Hospital, Dhaka, Bangladesh; Shamim Ferdous, Dhaka Shishu (Children s) Hospital, Dhaka, Belarus:
The Impact of Emollient Therapy during the Neonatal Period on Neurodevelopmental Outcomes
Abstract: 753664 / 8315.2
S.S. Goudar, V.D. Patil, E.M. McClure, S.M. Dhaded, LL Wright, W.A. Carlo. Global Network for Women s and Children s Health Research, Bethesda, MD:
Perinatal Outcomes in India: A Community-Based Study
Abstract: 753899 / 8315.3
Chandy C. John, Paul Bangirana, Robert O. Opoka, Justus Byarugaba, Richard Idro, Baolin Wu, Anne M. Jurek, Michael J. Boivin. Pediatrics, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN; Pediatrics, Makere University and Mulago Hospital, Kampala, Uganda; Neurology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI:
Long-Term Cognitive Impairment in Children with Cerebral Malaria
Abstract: 754659 / 8315.4

Adrian Ioan Toma, Dinu Florin Albu, Ruxandra Mitu, Eugen Matu. Neonatology, Panait Sarbu Hospital, Bucharest, Romania; Obstetrics, Panait Sarbu Hospital, Bucharest, Romania.:
Follow up for 12-15 Months of Children Resuscitated at Delivery with 21% or 100% Oxygen
Abstract: 750474 / 8315.5 

Alfred L. Scherzer. Pediatrics and Preventive Medicine, State University of New York, Stony Brook, School of Medicine, Stony Brook, NY.:
Utilization of a Culturally Relevant Milestone Chart for Children in Underdeveloped Areas
Abstract: 750750 / 8315.6

Ruth Guinsburg, M. Fernanda B. de Almeida, Jose O. da Costa, Leni M. Anchieta, Lincoln M.S. Freire, Dioclecio Campos, Jr, Brazilian NRP Investigators. Brazilian Pediatric Society, S o Paulo, SP, Brazil:
Ventilation of Late Preterm Neonates at Birth: A Brazilian Prospective Multicenter Study
Abstract: 751117 / 8315.7
Yvonne E. Vaucher, Margaret Nakakeeto. Div. of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine,
Univ. of California, San Diego, CA; Dept. of Paediatrics and Child Health, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda:
Admission Hypothermia Predicts Neonatal Mortality in a Low Resource Setting
Abstract: 752373 / 8315.8