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Victor C Herson MD
Title Medical Director, Neonatal Nurseries, John Dempsey Hospital
Institution Connecticut Children's
Department Pediatrics
Address
282 Washington Street
Hartford, CT 06106
Telephone 860-545-8950
Fax 860-545-8945
Email
Other Positions
Title Professor
Institution UConn Health Center
Department Pediatrics
Publications
1. Brownell EA, Lussier MM, Herson VC, Hagadorn JI, Marinelli KA. Donor human milk bank data collection in north america: an assessment of current status and future needs. J Hum Lact. 2014 Feb; 30(1):47-53.
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2. Fang YM, Guirguis P, Borgida A, Feldman D, Ingardia C, Herson V. Increased neonatal morbidity despite pulmonary maturity for deliveries occurring before 39 weeks. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2013 Jan; 26(1):79-82.
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3. Kabbur PM, Herson V, Wolkoff L. Midaortic syndrome in a premature infant. Conn Med. 2012 Feb; 76(2):73-5.
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4. Herson VC. Culturing expressed breast milk: a costly and (mostly) useless procedure. J Perinatol. 2011 May; 31(5):301.
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5. Hagadorn JI, Sanders MR, Staves C, Herson VC, Daigle K. Diuretics for very low birth weight infants in the first 28 days: a survey of the U.S. neonatologists. J Perinatol. 2011 Oct; 31(10):677-81.
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6. Horowitz K, Feldman D, Stuart B, Borgida A, Ming Victor Fang Y, Herson V. Full-term neonatal intenstive care unit admission in an urban community hospital: the role of respiratory morbidity. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2011 Nov; 24(11):1407-10.
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7. Spencer JV, Ingardia CJ, Nold CJ, Borgida AF, Herson VC, Egan JF. Perinatal and neonatal outcomes of triplet gestations based on placental chorionicity. Am J Perinatol. 2009 Sep; 26(8):587-90.
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8. Feldman DM, Carbone J, Belden L, Borgida AF, Herson V. Betamethasone vs dexamethasone for the prevention of morbidity in very-low-birthweight neonates. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2007 Sep; 197(3):284.e1-4.
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9. Aly H, Herson V. Nasal continuous positive airway pressure and gram-negative sepsis in low-birthweight infants. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2006 Jul; 25(7):663-4; author reply 664.
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10. Kabbur PM, Herson VC, Zaremba S, Lerer T. Have the year 2000 neonatal resuscitation program guidelines changed the delivery room management or outcome of meconium-stained infants? J Perinatol. 2005 Nov; 25(11):694-7.
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11. Aly H, Herson V, Duncan A, Herr J, Bender J, Patel K, El-Mohandes AA. Is bloodstream infection preventable among premature infants? A tale of two cities. Pediatrics. 2005 Jun; 115(6):1513-8.
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12. Sarkar S, Hagstrom NJ, Ingardia CJ, Lerer T, Herson VC. Prothrombotic risk factors in infants of diabetic mothers. J Perinatol. 2005 Feb; 25(2):134-8.
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13. Grabska J, Walden P, Lerer T, Kelly C, Hussain N, Donovan T, Herson V. Can oral sucrose reduce the pain and distress associated with screening for retinopathy of prematurity? J Perinatol. 2005 Jan; 25(1):33-5.
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14. Cecchi LM, Lerer T, Herson VC. Can nitroglycerine ointment facilitate newborn heelstick blood collection? A randomized controlled trial. J Perinatol. 2003 Jun; 23(4):304-6.
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15. Sarkar S, Hussain N, Herson V. Fibrin glue for persistent pneumothorax in neonates. J Perinatol. 2003 Jan; 23(1):82-4.
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16. Hussain N, Herson VC. Erythromycin use during pregnancy in relation to pyloric stenosis. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2002 Sep; 187(3):821-2; author reply 822.
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17. Hussain N, Chaghtai A, Herndon CD, Herson VC, Rosenkrantz TS, McKenna PH. Hypospadias and early gestation growth restriction in infants. Pediatrics. 2002 Mar; 109(3):473-8.
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18. Wax JR, Herson V, Carignan E, Mather J, Ingardia CJ. Contribution of elective delivery to severe respiratory distress at term. Am J Perinatol. 2002 Feb; 19(2):81-6.
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19. D'Netto MA, Bender J, Brown RT, Herson VC. Unilateral diaphragmatic palsy in association with a subclavian vein thrombus in a very-low- birth-weight infant. Am J Perinatol. 2001 Dec; 18(8):459-64.
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20. Thompson C, McCarter YS, Krause PJ, Herson VC. Lactobacillus acidophilus sepsis in a neonate. J Perinatol. 2001 Jun; 21(4):258-60.
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21. D'Netto MA, Herson VC, Hussain N, Ricci A, Brown RT, Hyams JS, Justinich CJ. Allergic gastroenteropathy in preterm infants. J Pediatr. 2000 Oct; 137(4):480-6.
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22. Mouser JF, Wu AH, Herson VC. Aluminum contamination of neonatal parenteral nutrient solutions and additives. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 1998 May 15; 55(10):1071-2.
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23. Hussain N, Galal M, Ehrenkranz RA, Herson VC, Rowe JC. Pre-discharge outcomes of 22-27 weeks gestational age infants born at tertiary care centers in Connecticut implications for perinatal management. Conn Med. 1998 Mar; 62(3):131-7.
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24. Herson VC, Block C, McLaughlin JC, Tetreault J, Eisenfeld LI, Krause PJ. Placental blood sampling: an aid to the diagnosis of neonatal sepsis. J Perinatol. 1998 Mar-Apr; 18(2):135-7.
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25. Marinelli KA, Burke GS, Herson VC. Effects of dexamethasone on blood pressure in premature infants with bronchopulmonary dysplasia. J Pediatr. 1997 Apr; 130(4):594-602.
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26. Philipson EH, Herson VC. Intrapartum chemoprophylaxis for group B streptococcus infection to prevent neonatal disease: who should be treated? Am J Perinatol. 1996 Nov; 13(8):487-90.
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27. Gupta SK, Burke G, Herson VC. Necrotizing enterocolitis: laboratory indicators of surgical disease. J Pediatr Surg. 1994 Nov; 29(11):1472-5.
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28. Yap TE, Diana D, Herson V, Chameides L, Rowe JC. Fetal myocardial calcification associated with maternal cocaine use. Am J Perinatol. 1994 May; 11(3):179-83.
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29. Eisenfeld L, Rosenkrantz TS, Block C, Burke G, Phillips F, Herson V, Krause P. Effect of corticosteroids on the maturation of neutrophil motility in very low birthweight neonates. Am J Perinatol. 1994 Mar; 11(2):163-6.
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30. Herson VC, Block C, Eisenfeld LI, Maderazo E, Krause PJ. Effect of labor and delivery on neonatal polymorphonuclear leukocyte number and function. Am J Perinatol. 1992 Jul; 9(4):285-8.
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31. Eisenfeld L, Silver H, McLaughlin J, Klevjer-Anderson P, Mayo D, Anderson J, Herson V, Krause P, Savidakis J, Lazar A, et al. Prevention of transfusion-associated cytomegalovirus infection in neonatal patients by the removal of white cells from blood. Transfusion. 1992 Mar-Apr; 32(3):205-9.
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32. Eisenfeld L, McLaughlin JC, Mayo D, Klevjer-Anderson P, Silver H, Krause P, Anderson J, Herson V, Savidakis J, Lazar AM, et al. Cytomegalovirus antibody detection in blood donors and mothers of very low birth weight neonates by using three serologic methods. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 1992 Feb; 15(2):125-8.
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33. Eisenfeld L, Krause PJ, Herson VC, Block C, Schick JB, Maderazo E. Enhancement of neonatal neutrophil motility (chemotaxis) with adult fresh frozen plasma. Am J Perinatol. 1992 Jan; 9(1):5-8.
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34. Lachman MF, Wright Y, Whiteman DA, Herson V, Greenstein RM. Brief clinical report: a 46,XY phenotypic female with Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndrome. Clin Genet. 1991 Feb; 39(2):136-41.
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35. Krause PJ, Maderazo EG, Contrino J, Eisenfeld L, Herson VC, Greca N, Bannon P, Kreutzer DL. Modulation of neonatal neutrophil function by pentoxifylline. Pediatr Res. 1991 Feb; 29(2):123-7.
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36. Eisenfeld L, Krause PJ, Herson V, Savidakis J, Bannon P, Maderazo E, Woronick C, Giuliano C, Banco L. Longitudinal study of neutrophil adherence and motility. J Pediatr. 1990 Dec; 117(6):926-9.
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37. Herson VC. Leukocyte counts in infants of diabetic mothers. J Pediatr. 1990 Aug; 117(2 Pt 1):341.
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38. Herson VC, Block C, Eisenfeld L, Maderazo EG, Krause PJ. Effects of intravenous fat infusion on neonatal neutrophil and platelet function. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 1989 Nov-Dec; 13(6):620-2.
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39. Krause PJ, Herson VC, Eisenfeld L, Johnson GM. Enhancement of neutrophil function for treatment of neonatal infections. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 1989 Jun; 8(6):382-9.
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40. Krause PJ, Kreutzer DL, Eisenfeld L, Herson VC, Weisman S, Bannon P, Greca N. Characterization of nonmotile neutrophil subpopulations in neonates and adults. Pediatr Res. 1989 May; 25(5):519-24.
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41. Herson VC, Krause PJ, Eisenfeld LI, Pontius L, Maderazo EG. Indomethacin-associated sepsis in very-low-birth-weight infants. Am J Dis Child. 1988 May; 142(5):555-8.
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42. Krause PJ, Kristie J, Wang WP, Eisenfeld L, Herson VC, Maderazo EG, Jozaki K, Kreutzer DL. Pentoxifylline enhancement of defective neutrophil function and host defense in neonatal mice. Am J Pathol. 1987 Nov; 129(2):217-22.
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43. Fuenfer MM, Herson VC, Raye JR, Woronick CL, Eisenfeld L, Ingardia CJ, Block CF, Krause PJ. The effect of betamethasone on neonatal neutrophil chemotaxis. Pediatr Res. 1987 Aug; 22(2):150-3.
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44. Cox RA, Chen K, Coykendall AL, Wesbecher P, Herson VC. Fatal infection in neonates of 26 weeks' gestation due to Streptococcus milleri: report of two cases. J Clin Pathol. 1987 Feb; 40(2):190-3.
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45. Vintzileos AM, Eisenfeld LI, Herson VC, Ingardia CJ, Feinstein SJ, Lodeiro JG. Megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome. Prenatal sonographic findings and review of the literature. Am J Perinatol. 1986 Oct; 3(4):297-302.
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46. Vintzileos AM, Eisenfeld LI, Campbell WA, Herson VC, DiLeo PE, Chameides L. Prenatal ultrasonic diagnosis of arteriovenous malformation of the vein of Galen. Am J Perinatol. 1986 Jul; 3(3):209-11.
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47. Krause PJ, Malech HL, Kristie J, Kosciol CM, Herson VC, Eisenfeld L, Pastuszak WT, Kraus A, Seligmann B. Polymorphonuclear leukocyte heterogeneity in neonates and adults. Blood. 1986 Jul; 68(1):200-4.
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48. Krause PJ, Herson VC, Boutin-Lebowitz J, Eisenfeld L, Block C, LoBello T, Maderazo EG. Polymorphonuclear leukocyte adherence and chemotaxis in stressed and healthy neonates. Pediatr Res. 1986 Apr; 20(4):296-300.
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49. Krause PJ, Hyams JS, Middleton PJ, Herson VC, Flores J. Unreliability of Rotazyme ELISA test in neonates. J Pediatr. 1983 Aug; 103(2):259-62.
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50. Wu AH, Herson VC, Bowers GN. Macro creatine kinase types 1 and 2: clinical significance in neonates and children as compared with adults. Clin Chem. 1983 Jan; 29(1):201-4.
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51. Herson VC, Raye JR, Rowe JC, Philipps AF. Acute renal failure associated with polycythemia in a neonate. J Pediatr. 1982 Jan; 100(1):137-9.
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52. Herson VC, Phillipps AF, Zimmerman A. Acute zinc deficiency in a premature infant after bowel resection and intravenous alimentation. Am J Dis Child. 1981 Oct; 135(10):968-9.
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53. Herson VC, Schmitt BD, Rumack BH. Magical thinking and imipramine poisoning in two school-age children. JAMA. 1979 May 4; 241(18):1926-7.
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54. Herson VC, Todd JK. Prediction of morbidity in Hemophilus influenzae meningitis. Pediatrics. 1977 Jan; 59(1):35-9.
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Infant, Newborn
Sepsis
Gestational Age
Infant, Very Low Birth Weight
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