Pediatric Advances


Advances in Neonatology

Our physicians are pioneers in perinatal and neonatal medicine, providing world-class care to mothers and babies.

We are nationally recognized for optimizing the health of newborns and minimizing risk in the most fragile newborns with our innovative approaches and lifesaving treatments. NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital and NewYork-Presbyterian Komansky Children's Hospital are both New York State Department of Health-designated Regional Perinatal Centers, a distinction given to facilities committed to delivering the highest level of prenatal and newborn care to healthy and the sickest newborn infants. Our commitment to exceptional care is what drives us to have one of the best infant survival rates among NICUs nationally.

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Neonatology, Pulmonology

A Multipronged Approach to Treatment of Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia

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Neonatology, Women's Health

Launch of Transformative Repository of Mother-Infant Dyads to Expand Knowledge of Pregnancy-Related Diseases

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Neonatologists Demonstrate Role of Placenta in Neurologic Development

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Early Detection Initiative Identifies Newborns at Risk for Cerebral Palsy

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Neonates and SARS CoV-2: Is the Virus Transmittable In Utero?

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Neonatology & Psychiatry

Preterm Birth: Identifying the Potential Consequences for Toddlers and Preschoolers

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Cardiology & Neonatology

Achieving Optimal Outcomes for Open-Heart Surgery in Neonates

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Novel Manikin Aids in Neonatal Resuscitation Ventilation Training

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Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia: Supporting Intricate Decisions on Mechanical Ventilation

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Assessing Newborn Heart Rate Quickly and Easily

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Power of the Placenta: Explorations in Neurodevelopmental Implications

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Fetal Inflammatory Response Syndrome: Understanding the Potential Mechanisms of Brain Injury

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Neonates and SARS-CoV-2: What are the Risks?

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NICU Clinical Integration System Takes Patient Safety to the Next Level

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Genomic Medicine Uncovering the Clinical Utility of Genome-Wide Sequencing in the NICU

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A Holistic Approach to Therapeutic Hypothermia Involving A Multidisciplinary Team

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Investigating Antibiotic Use and Outcomes in Preterm Infants

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Pathways for Genomic Imprinting are Important for the Understanding of Fetal Growth and Pediatric Diseases