Accepted for Publication: December 2, 2013.
Published Online: May 26, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2013.5316.
Study concept and design: Pollack, Holubkov, Moler, Shanley, Meert, Newth, Carcillo, Doctor, Berg, Dean, Jenkins.
Acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data: Pollack, Holubkov, Funai, Clark, Moler, Shanley, Meert, Newth, Carcillo, Berger, Berg, Dalton, Wessel, Harrison, Dean.
Drafting of the manuscript: Pollack, Holubkov, Funai, Moler, Carcillo, Dalton, Wessel, Dean.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Pollack, Holubkov, Funai, Clark, Moler, Shanley, Meert, Newth, Carcillo, Berger, Doctor, Berg, Dalton, Harrison, Dean, Jenkins.
Statistical analysis: Pollack, Holubkov, Funai, Clark, Moler, Dean.
Obtained funding: Pollack, Meert, Carcillo, Berg, Dean.
Administrative, technical, or material support: Pollack, Shanley, Meert, Carcillo, Berger, Doctor, Berg, Dalton, Dean, Jenkins.
Study supervision: Pollack, Shanley, Meert, Carcillo, Wessel, Dean, Jenkins.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.
Funding/Support: This study was supported by cooperative agreements U10HD050096, U10HD049981, U10HD049983, U10HD050012, U10HD063108, U10HD063106, U10HD063114, and U01HD049934 from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services.
Role of the Sponsor: The protocol was investigator initiated, but NICHD staff participated in the final study design and conduct of the study; interpretation of the data; and review and approval of the manuscript through the cooperative grant mechanism. Data collected at participating sites of the NICHD’s CPCCRN were transmitted to the Data Coordinating Center for the network (University of Utah), which stored, managed, and analyzed the data for this study.
Additional Contributions: The following individuals provided support in data collection and management and project supervision and support: Teresa Liu, MPH, CCRP, University of Utah; Jean Reardon, MA, BSN, RN, Children’s National Medical Center; Aimee Labell, MS, RN; Phoenix Children’s Hospital; Jeffrey Terry, MBA, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles; Margaret Villa, RN, Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles and Mattel Children’s Hospital; Jeni Kwok, JD, Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles; Ann Pawluszka, BSN, RN, Children’s Hospital of Michigan; Mary Ann DiLiberto, BS, RN, CCRC, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia; Monica S. Weber, RN, BSN, CCRP, University of Michigan; Alan C. Abraham, BA, CCRC, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center; and Jeri Burr, MS, RN-BC, CCRN, University of Utah.