SEARCH

SEARCH BY CITATION

References

  • 1
    The Netherlands Perinatal Registry. Perinatale Zorg in Nederland 2006 [Yearbook Perinatal Care in the Netherlands] (in Dutch). Utrecht, the Netherlands: The Netherlands Perinatal Registry Foundation; 2008, pp. 95. Free access at http://www.perinatreg.nl/jaarboeken.
  • 2
    Heres MH, Pel M, Borkent-Polet M, Treffers PE, Mirmiran M. The hour of birth: comparisons of circadian pattern between women cared for by midwives and obstetricians. Midwifery 2000;16:1736.
  • 3
    Bendavid E, Kaganova Y, Needleman J, Gruenberg L, Weissman JS. Complication rates on weekends and weekdays in US hospitals. Am J Med 2007;120:4228.
  • 4
    Stavrakis AI, Ituarte PH, Ko CY, Yeh MW. Surgeon volume as a predictor of outcomes in inpatient and outpatient endocrine surgery. Surgery 2007;142:88799.
  • 5
    Pollack MM. Pediatric intensive care quality factors. J Trauma 2007;63:S1435.
  • 6
    Ku TS, Kane CJ, Sen S, Henderson WG, Dudley RA, Cason BA. Effects of hospital procedure volume and resident training on clinical outcomes and resource use in radical retropubic prostatectomy surgery in the Department of Veterans Affairs. J Urol 2008;179:2728.
  • 7
    Earle CC, Schrag D, Neville BA, Yabroff KR, Topor M, Fahey A, et al. Effect of surgeon specialty on processes of care and outcomes for ovarian cancer patients. J Natl Cancer Inst 2006;98:17280.
  • 8
    Papiernik E, Zeitlin J, Milligan DW, Carrapato MRG, Mazela J, Gadzinowski J, et al. Variation in the organisation of obstetric and neonatal intensive care in Europe. Prenat Neonatal Med 1999;4:7387.
  • 9
    Phibbs CS, Bronstein JM, Buxton E, Phibbs RH. The effects of patient volume and level of care at the hospital of birth on neonatal mortality. J Am Med Assoc 1996;276:10549.
  • 10
    Phibbs CS, Baker LC, Caughey AB, Danielsen B, Schmitt SK, Phibbs RH, et al. Level and volume of neonatal intensive care and mortality in very low birth weight infants. N Engl J Med 2007; 356:216575.
  • 11
    Cifuentes J, Bronstein JM, Phibbs CS, Phibbs RH, Schmitt SK, Carlo WA. Mortality in low birth weight infants according to level of neonatal care at hospital of birth. Pediatrics 2002;109:74551.
  • 12
    Moster D, Lie RT, Markestad T. Relation between size of delivery unit and neonatal death in low risk deliveries: population based study. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 1999;80:F2215.
  • 13
    Moster D, Lie RT, Markestad T. Neonatal mortality rates in communities with small maternity units compared with those having larger maternity units. BJOG 2001;108:9049.
  • 14
    Finnstrom O, Berg G, Norman A, Otterblad Olausson P. Size of delivery unit and neonatal outcome in Sweden. A catchment area analysis. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 2006;85:637.
  • 15
    Heller G, Richardson DK, Schnell R, Misselwitz B, Kunzel W, Schmidt S. Are we regionalized enough? Early-neonatal deaths in low risk births by the size of delivery units in Hesse, Germany 1990–1999. Int J Epidemiol 2002;31:103845.
  • 16
    Tracy SK, Sullivan E, Dahlen H, Black D, Wang YA, Tracy MB. Does size matter? A population-based study of birth in lower volume maternity hospitals for low risk women. BJOG 2006;113:8696.
  • 17
    Stephansson O, Dickman PW, Johansson AL, Kieler H, Cnattingius S. Time of birth and risk of intrapartum and early neonatal death. Epidemiology 2003;14:21822.
  • 18
    Stewart JH, Andrew J, Cartlidge PHT. Numbers of deaths related to intrapartum asphyxia and timing of birth in all Wales perinatal survey, 1993–5. Br Med J 1998;316:65760.
  • 19
    Heller G, Misselwitz B, Schmidt S. Early neonatal mortality, asphyxia related deaths, and timing of low risk births in Hesse, Germany, 1990–8: observational study. Br Med J 2000;321:2745.
  • 20
    Luo ZC, Karlberg J. Timing of birth and infant and early neonatal mortality in Sweden 1973–95: longitudinal birth register study. Br Med J 2001;323:15.
  • 21
    Gould JB, Qin C, Marks AR, Chavez G. Neonatal mortality in weekend vs weekday births. J Am Med Assoc 2003;289:295862.
  • 22
    Gould J, Qin C, Chavez G. Time of birth and the risk of neonatal death. Obstet Gynecol 2005;106:3528.
  • 23
    Chalmers JW, Shanks E, Paterson S, McInneny D, Baird D, Penney G. Scottish data on intrapartum related deaths are in the same direction as Welsh data. Br Med J 1998;317:53940.
  • 24
    Urato AC, Craigo SD, Chelmow D, O’Brian F. The association between time of birth and fetal injury resulting in death. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2006;195:15216.
  • 25
    Visser GHA, Steegers EAP. Beter baren (in Dutch). Medisch Contact 2008;63:969.
  • 26
    Sheldon T. Obstetric care must change if Netherlands is to regain reputation for safe childbirth. Br Med J 2008;336:239.
  • 27
    Meray N, Reitsma JB, Ravelli AC, Bonsel GJ. Probabilistic record linkage is a valid and transparent tool to combine databases without a patient identification number. J Clin Epidemiol 2007;60:88391.
  • 28
    Uusaro A, Kari A, Ruokonen E. The effects of ICU admission and discharge times on mortality in Finland. Intensive Care Med 2003;29:21448.
  • 29
    Gajic O, Afessa B, Hanson AC, Krpata T, Yilmaz M, Mohamed SF, et al. Effect of 24-hour mandatory versus on-demand critical care specialist presence on quality of care and family and provider satisfaction in the intensive care unit of a teaching hospital. Crit Care Med 2008;36:3644.
  • 30
    Rogers FB, Simons R, Hoyt DB, Shackford SR, Holbrook T, Fortlage D. In-house board-certified surgeons improve outcome for severely injured patients: a comparison of two university centers. J Trauma 1993;34:8717.
  • 31
    Arabi Y, Alshimemeri A, Taher S. Weekend and weeknight admissions have the same outcome of weekday admissions to an intensive care unit with onsite intensivist coverage. Crit Care Med 2006; 34:60511.
  • 32
    Hixson ED, Davis S, Morris S, Harrison AM. Do weekends or evenings matter in a pediatric intensive care unit? Pediatr Crit Care Med 2005;6:52330.
  • 33
    Tenner PA, Dibrell H, Taylor RP. Improved survival with hospitalists in a pediatric intensive care unit. Crit Care Med 2003;31:84752.
  • 34
    Caughey AB, Urato AC, Lee KA, Thiet MP, Washington AE, Laros RK. Time of delivery and neonatal morbidity and mortality. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008;199:496e15.
  • 35
    Joyce R, Webb R, Peacock JL. Associations between perinatal interventions and hospital stillbirth rates and neonatal mortality. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 2004;89:516.
  • 36
    Lockley SW, Cronin JW, Evans EE, Cade BE, Lee CJ, Landrigan CP, et al. Effect of reducing interns’ weekly work hours on sleep and attentional failures. N Engl J Med 2004;351:182937.
  • 37
    Barger LK, Ayas NT, Cade BE, Cronin JW, Rosner B, Speizer FE, et al. Impact of extended-duration shifts on medical errors, adverse events, and attentional failures. PLoS Med 2006;3:e487.
  • 38
    Johnson MP, Duffy JF, Dijk DJ, Ronda JM, Dyal CM, Czeisler CA. Short-term memory, alertness and performance: a reappraisal of their relationship to body temperature. J Sleep Res 1992;1:249.
  • 39
    Monk TH, Moline ML, Fookson JE, Peetz SM. Circadian determinants of subjective alertness. J Biol Rhythms 1989;4:393404.
  • 40
    Folkard S, Tucker P. Shift work, safety and productivity. Occup Med 2003;53:95101.
  • 41
    Jewett ME, Kronauer RE. Interactive mathematical models of subjective alertness and cognitive throughput in humans. J Biol Rhythms 1999;14:58897.
  • 42
    Jewett ME, Wyatt JK, Ritz-De Cecco A, Khalsa SB, Dijk DJ, Czeisler CA. Time course of sleep inertia dissipation in human performance and alertness. J Sleep Res 1999;8:18.