Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2021 Growth Rates of Infants Randomized to Continuous Positive Airway Pressure or Intubation After Extremely Preterm BirthJournal of Pediatrics.  237:148-153.e3. 2021
2021 Postnatal growth of preterm infants 24 to 26 weeks of gestation and cognitive outcomes at 2 years of agePediatric Research.  89:1804-1809. 2021
2021 Percent Body Fat Content Measured by Plethysmography in Infants Randomized to High- or Usual-Volume Feeding after Very Preterm BirthJournal of Pediatrics.  230:251-254.e3. 2021
2020 Early career investigator highlight biocommentaryPediatric Research.  88:688. 2020
2020 Serial assessment of fat and fat-free mass accretion in very preterm infants: a randomized trialPediatric Research.  88:733-738. 2020
2020 Higher- or Usual-Volume Feedings in Infants Born Very Preterm: A Randomized Clinical TrialJournal of Pediatrics.  224:66-71.e1. 2020
2020 Quantitative assessment of nutritive sucking patterns in preterm infantsEarly Human Development.  146. 2020
2020 Oxygen saturation histogram monitoring to reduce death or retinopathy of prematurity: a quality improvement initiativeJournal of Perinatology.  40:163-169. 2020
2018 Does tight glycaemic control with insulin therapy in the early neonatal period improve long-term outcomes? 2018
2018 Transfusion-associated necrotizing enterocolitis in preterm infants: An updated meta-analysis of observational data 2018
2018 Dose-Response Effects of Early Vitamin D Supplementation on Neurodevelopmental and Respiratory Outcomes of Extremely Preterm Infants at 2 Years of Age: A Randomized Trial 2018
2018 Early progressive feeding in extremely preterm infants: A randomized trialAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  107:365-370. 2018
2018 Reply to the Commentary "Vitamin D Intake in Preterm Infants: Too Little, Too Much, or Just the Right Amount?" 2018
2017 Short versus Extended Duration of Trophic Feeding to Reduce Time to Achieve Full Enteral Feeding in Extremely Preterm Infants: An Observational Study 2017
2016 Gestational age and birthweight for risk assessment of neurodevelopmental impairment or death in extremely preterm infants 2016
2016 A Comparison of 3 Vitamin D Dosing Regimens in Extremely Preterm Infants: A Randomized Controlled TrialJournal of Pediatrics.  174:132-138.e1. 2016
2016 A randomised trial of re-feeding gastric residuals in preterm infantsWorld Review of Nutrition and Dietetics.  114:54-55. 2016
2015 Seasonal Variation in Solar Ultra Violet Radiation and Early Mortality in Extremely Preterm Infants 2015
2015 A randomised trial of re-feeding gastric residuals in preterm infants 2015
2014 Prophylactic indomethacin and intestinal perforation in extremely low birth weight infantsPediatrics.  134:e1369-e1377. 2014
2014 The Value of Pa co 2 in Relation to Outcome in Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia 2014
2013 Plastic bags for prevention of hypothermia in preterm and low birth weight infantsPediatrics.  132. 2013
2013 Histological characteristics of the fetal inflammatory response associated with neurodevelopmental impairment and death in extremely preterm infantsJournal of Pediatrics.  163. 2013
2013 Oronasopharyngeal suction versus wiping of the mouth and nose at birth: A randomised equivalency trial 2013
2012 Prospective analysis of pulmonary hypertension in extremely low birth weight infantsPediatrics.  129. 2012
2012 Psychosocial parental support programs and short-term clinical outcomes in extremely low-birth-weight infants 2012
2010 Acute cerebellar ataxia in childhood: Initial approach in the emergency departmentEmergency Medicine Journal.  27:956-957. 2010
2010 A 7-year-old boy with acute onset of breathing difficultyPediatric Emergency Care.  26:149-151. 2010
2010 Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccine for preventing pneumonia in infants hospitalized for bronchiolitis: A case-control studyInternational Journal of Infectious Diseases.  14. 2010
2009 Significant weight loss in breastfed term infants readmitted for hyperbilirubinemiaBMC Pediatrics.  9. 2009
2008 Pulse oximetry values in healthy term newborns at high altitudeAnnals of Tropical Paediatrics.  28:275-278. 2008
2008 Exchange transfusion in infants with extreme hyperbilirubinemia: An experience from a developing country 2008
2007 Antibiotic prescribing patterns as empirical therapy among hospitalized patients in a Bolivian paediatric teaching hospital 2007


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2021 Preterm Nutrition and Pulmonary Disease.  400-416. 2021

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, 2004
  • Full Name

  • Ariel Salas