Professor Heather Jeffery

Chair of International Maternal and Child Health
Public Health, School of Public Health

Telephone +61 2 9114 0584 OR +61 2 9515 8248
Fax +61 2 9351 5049 OR +61 2 9550 4375

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Research interests

Research interests include

Classification, causes and prevention of maternal, perinatal and infant death including Sudden Unexpected Death Infancy in low, middle and high income countries. Perinatal infection Methods of translating evidence into clinical and preventive practice

International links

Malaysia

(Universiti Sains Malaysia Penang Medical College) Director Universiti Sains Malaysia University of Sydney (USMUS) Postgraduate Program 2006 to 2010 Currently collaborative research with Universiti Sains Malaysia (Professor Hans Von Rostenberghe) and Penang Medical College (Professor Jackie Ho)(below)

Philippines

(University of the Philippines) Chief Investigator NHMRC funded collaborative project in 4 countries in SE Asia. Goal is to reduce neonatal mortality due to infection. Project title is:SEA URCHIN South East Asia - Using Research for Change in Hospital acquired Infection in Neonates

Thailand

(University Khon Kaen, Khon Kaen, Thailand) Chief Investigator of NHMRC funded collaborative project in 4 countries in SE Asia. Goal is to reduce neonatal mortality due to infection. Project title is:SEA URCHIN South East Asia - Using Research for Change in Hospital acquired Infection in Neonates Country Collaborators/Investigators: Prof Pagakrong Lumbiganon Prof Pisake Lumbiganon, Dean A/Prof Malinee Laopaiboon A/Prof Junya Jirapradithta Dr Pakaphan Kiatchoosakun Dr Woronart Chandrakachorn Dr Sakulrat Srirojana

Selected grants

2013

  • Reducing maternal mortality in the Solomon Islands through improved professional and community understanding of the role of family planning; Black K, Jeffery H; DVC International/IPDF Grant.

2012

  • A community-based cluster randomized controlled trial in rural Bangladesh to evaluate the impact of the use of iron/folic acid supplements early in pregnancy on the risk of neonatal mortalityBACKGROUND An effective program of antenatal iron folic acid; Alam A, Dibley M, Arifeen S, Agho K, Khan J, Rasheed S, Biggs B, Jeffery H, Huda T; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2011

  • SEA-URCHIN: South East Asia - Using Research for Change in Hospital-acquired Infection in Neonates; Green S, Jeffery H, McDonald S, McDonald S, Lahra M, Laopaiboon M, McKenzie J, Lumbiganon P; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2000

  • Mechanisms that alter coordinated swallowing and breathing in the neonate; Jeffery H; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.
  • A power nap intervention study to improve performance and vigilance of night shift workers.; Chow C, Jeffery H; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Small Grants.

Selected publications

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Book Chapters

  • Jeffery, H., Lahra, M. (2007). The Impact of Infection During Pregnancy on the Mother and Baby. In JW Keeling, TY Khong (Eds.), Fetal and Neonatal Pathology, (pp. 379-423). Springer.

Journals

  • Ramoo, S., Tuyet Anh, T., Hirst, J., Jeffery, H. (2014). Breastfeeding Practices in a Hospital-Based Study of Vietnamese Women. Breastfeeding Medicine, 9(9), 479-485. [More Information]
  • Psaila, K., Foster, J., Richards, R., Jeffery, H. (2014). Non-nutritive sucking for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease in preterm and low birth weight infants. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 10, CD009817.
  • Sundercombe, S., Raynes-Greenow, C., Carberry, A., Turner, R., Jeffery, H. (2013). Audit of a clinical guideline for neonatal hypoglycaemia screening. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 49(10), 833-838. [More Information]
  • Au, C., Raynes-Greenow, C., Turner, R., Carberry, A., Jeffery, H. (2013). Body Composition Is Normal in Term Infants Born to Mothers With Well-Controlled Gestational Diabetes Mellitus. Diabetes Care, 36(3), 562-564. [More Information]
  • Carberry, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., Turner, R., Jeffery, H. (2013). Breastfeeding Within the First Hour Compared to More Than One Hour Reduces Risk of Early-Onset Feeding Problems in Term Neonates: A Cross-Sectional Study. Breastfeeding Medicine, 8(6), 513-514. [More Information]
  • Carberry, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., Turner, R., Jeffery, H. (2013). Customized versus population-based birth weight charts for the detection of neonatal growth and perinatal morbidity in a cross-sectional study of term neonates. American Journal of Epidemiology, 178(8), 1301-1308. [More Information]
  • Tran, T., Hirst, J., Do, M., Morris, J., Jeffery, H. (2013). Early prediction of gestational diabetes mellitus in Vietnam: clinical impact of currently recommended diagnostic criteria. Diabetes Care, 36(3), 618-624. [More Information]
  • Hirst, J., Jeffery, H. (2013). Education, audit, and outreach to prevent maternal mortality. The Lancet, 382(9887), 108-110. [More Information]
  • Au, C., Raynes-Greenow, C., Turner, R., Carberry, A., Jeffery, H. (2013). Fetal and maternal factors associated with neonatal adiposity as measured by air displacement plethysmography: A large cross-sectional study. Early Human Development, 89, 839-843. [More Information]
  • Carberry, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., Turner, R., Askie, L., Jeffery, H. (2013). Is body fat percentage a better measure of undernutrition in newborns than birth weight percentiles? Pediatric Research: international journal of human developmental biology, 74(6), 730-736. [More Information]
  • Wood, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., Carberry, A., Jeffery, H. (2013). Neonatal length inaccuracies in clinical practice and related percentile discrepancies detected by a simple length-board. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 49(3), 199-203. [More Information]
  • Au, C., Raynes-Greenow, C., Turner, R., Carberry, A., Jeffery, H. (2013). Response to comment on: Au et al. Body composition is normal in term infants born to mothers with well-controlled gestational diabetes mellitus. Diabetes Care, 36(9), e164. [More Information]
  • Gordon, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., McGeechan, K., Morris, J., Jeffery, H. (2013). Risk factors for antepartum stillbirth and the influence of maternal age in New South Wales Australia: A population based study. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 13, 1-10. [More Information]
  • Walton, M., Jeffery, H., Van Staalduinen, S., Klein (nee Kehoe), L., Rothnie, I. (2013). When should students learn about ethics, professionalism and patient safety? The Clinical Teacher, 10(4), 224-229. [More Information]
  • Vaughan, J., Jeffery, H., Raynes-Greenow, C., Gordon, A., Hirst, J., Hill, D., Arbuckle, S. (2012). A method for developing standardised interactive education for complex clinical guidelines. BMC Medical Education, 12(Novemeber 2012), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Hirst, J., Raynes-Greenow, C., Jeffery, H. (2012). A systematic review of trends of gestational diabetes mellitus in Asia. Journal of Diabetology, 3(4), 1-12.
  • Hirst, J., Tran, T., Do, M., Morris, J., Jeffery, H. (2012). Consequences of Gestational Diabetes in an Urban Hospital in Viet Nam: A Prospective Cohort Study. PLoS Medicine, 9(7), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Psaila, K., Foster, J., Richards, R., Jeffery, H. (2012). Non-nutritive sucking for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease in preterm and low birth weight infants (Intervention Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 4, 1-8. [More Information]
  • Cohen, G., Vella, S., Jeffery, H., Lagercrantz, H., Katz-Salamon, M. (2012). Positional circulatory control in the sleeping infant and toddler: role of the inner ear and arterial pulse pressure. The Journal of Physiology, 590(15), 3483-3493. [More Information]
  • Hirst, J., Ha, L., Jeffery, H. (2012). Reducing the proportion of stillborn babies classified as unexplained in Vietnam by application of the PSANZ clinical practice guideline. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 52(1), 62-66. [More Information]
  • Gordon, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., McGeechan, K., Morris, J., Jeffery, H. (2012). Stillbirth risk in a second pregnancy. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 119(3), 509-517. [More Information]
  • Hirst, J., Ha, L., Jeffery, H. (2012). The use of fetal foot length to determine stillborn gestational age in Vietnam. International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, 116(1), 22-25. [More Information]
  • Hirst, J., Tran, T., Do, M., Forsyth, R., Morris, J., Jeffery, H. (2012). Women with gestational diabetes in Vietnam: a qualitative study to determine attitudes and health behaviours. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 12, 1-10. [More Information]
  • Ahern, V., Klein (nee Kehoe), L., Bentvelzen, A., Garlan, K., Jeffery, H. (2011). An evaluation of a paediatric radiation oncology teaching programme incorporating a SCORPIO teaching model. Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology, 55(2), 213-219. [More Information]
  • Carberry, A., Gordon, A., Bond, D., Hyett, J., Raynes-Greenow, C., Jeffery, H. (2011). Customised versus population-based growth charts as a screening tool for detecting small for gestational age infants in low-risk pregnant women (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2011 (12), CD008549- 1-CD008549- 9. [More Information]
  • Gordon, A., Lahra, M., Raynes-Greenow, C., Jeffery, H. (2011). Histological Chorioamnionitis Is Increased at Extremes of Gestation in Stillbirth: A Population-Based Study. Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2011 (Article ID 456728), 456728-1-456728-7. [More Information]
  • Gordon, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., Morris, J., Jeffery, H. (2011). Pregnant women deserve better research than this. BMJ (online), June, 1-2.
  • Carberry, A., Gordon, A., Bond, D., Hyett, J., Raynes-Greenow, C., Jeffery, H. (2010). Customised versus population-based growth charts as a screening tool for detecting small for gestational age infants in low-risk pregnant women (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2010 (6), CD008549. [More Information]
  • Hirst, J., Arbuckle, S., Do, T., Ha, L., Jeffery, H. (2010). Epidemiology of stillbirth and strategies for its prevention in Vietnam. International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, 110(2), 109-113. [More Information]
  • Cohen, G., Jeffery, H., Lagercrantz, H., Katz-Salamon, M. (2010). Long-Term Reprogramming of Cardiovascular Function in Infants of Active Smokers. Hypertension, 55, 722-728. [More Information]
  • Osborn, D., Jeffery, H., Cole, M. (2010). Opiate treatment for opiate withdrawal in newborn infants. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 10, 1-34. [More Information]
  • Osborn, D., Jeffery, H., Cole, M. (2010). Sedatives for opiate withdrawal in newborn infants. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2010 (10), 1-29. [More Information]
  • Flenady, V., Mahomed, K., Ellwood, D., Charles, A., Teale, G., Chadha, Y., Jeffery, H., Stacey, T., Ibiebele, I., Elder, M., et al (2010). Uptake of the Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand perinatal mortality audit guideline. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 50, 138-143.
  • Hirst, J., Jeffery, H., Morris, J., Foster, K., Elliott, E. (2009). Application of evidence-based teaching in maternal and child health in remote Vietnam. International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, 104(2), 152-155. [More Information]
  • Lahra, M., Beeby, P., Jeffery, H. (2009). Intrauterine inflammation, neonatal sepsis, and chronic lung disease: a 13-year hospital cohort study. Pediatrics, 123(5), 1314-1319. [More Information]
  • Headley, E., Gordon, A., Jeffery, H. (2009). Reclassification of unexplained stillbirths using clinical practice guidelines. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 49(3), 285-289. [More Information]
  • Hunt, R., Tzioumi, D., Collins, E., Jeffery, H. (2008). Adverse neurodevelopmental outcome of infants exposed to opiate in-utero. Early Human Development, 84, 29-35. [More Information]
  • Jeffery, H., Cohen, G., Vella, S., Lagercrantz, H., Katz-Salamon, M. (2008). Cardiovascular Stress Hyperreactivity in Babies of Smokers and in Babies Born Preterm. Circulation, 118(8), 1848-1853.
  • Gordon, A., Jeffery, H. (2008). Classification and description of stillbirths in New South Wales, 2002-2004. Medical Journal of Australia, 188(11), 645-648. [More Information]
  • Jeffery, H. (2008). Goal setting and reality: maternal, perinatal and childhood malaria. Microbiology Australia, 29(4), 208-211.
  • Jeffery, H. (2008). Malaria in pregnancy. Microbiology Australia, 29, 208-211.
  • Lahra, M., Beeby, P., Jeffery, H. (2008). Maternal versus fetal inflammation and respiratory distress syndrome: a 10 year hospital cohort study. Archives of Disease in Childhood. Fetal and Neonatal Edition (e ADC - F and N), 94 (1)(Published Online 7 May 2008), F13-F16. [More Information]
  • Rawlinson, W., Hall, B., Jones, C., Jeffery, H., Arbuckle, S., Graf, N., Howard, J., Morris, J. (2008). Viruses and other infections in stillbirth: what is the evidence and what should we be doing? Pathology, 40(2), 149-160. [More Information]
  • Black, M., Jeffery, H. (2007). Child wellbeing and inequalities in rich countries. British Medical Journal, 335, 1054-1055. [More Information]
  • Lahra, M., Gordon, A., Jeffery, H. (2007). Chorioamnionitis and fetal response in stillbirth. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 196(3), 229.e1-229.e4. [More Information]
  • Mackenzie, A., Acworth, J., Norden, M., Jeffery, H., Dalziel, S., Munro, J., Jenkinson, G., Thomas, J., Tudehope, D., et al (2006). Guideline Statement: Management of procedure-related pain in neonates. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 42(Supplement 1), S31-S39.
  • Allen, W., Jeffery, H. (2006). Implementation and evaluation of a neonatal educational program in rural Nepal. Journal of Tropical Pediatrics, 52(3), 218-222. [More Information]
  • Isaacs, D., Kilham, H., Gordon, A., Jeffery, H., Tarnow-Mordi, W., Woolnough, J., Hamblin, J., Tobin, B. (2006). Withdrawal of neonatal mechanical ventilation against the parents' wishes. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 42, 311-315. [More Information]
  • Gordon, A., Jeffery, H. (2005). Antibiotic regimens for suspected late onset sepsis in newborn infants. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, (3), 1-13. [More Information]
  • Osborn, D., Jeffery, H., Cole, M. (2005). Opiate treatment for opiate withdrawal in newborn infants. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, (3), 1-33. [More Information]
  • Gordon, A., McKechnie, E., Jeffery, H. (2005). Pediatric presence at cesarean section: Justified or not? American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 193(3 Pt 1), 599-605. [More Information]
  • Allen, C., Jeffery, H. (2005). Pertussis in the neonatal nursery. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 41(3), 140-142. [More Information]
  • Osborn, D., Jeffery, H., Cole, M. (2005). Sedatives for opiate withdrawal in newborn infants (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2005 (3), 1-32. [More Information]
  • Lahra, M., Jeffery, H. (2004). A Fetal Response To Chorioamnionitis Is Associated With Early Survival After Preterm Birth. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 190(1), 147-151. [More Information]
  • Simmonds, M., Jeffery, H., Watson, G., Russell, P. (2004). Intraobserver And Interobserver Variability For The Histologic Diagnosis Of Chorioamnionitis. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 190(1), 152-155.
  • O'Brien, C., Hunt, R., Jeffery, H. (2004). Measurement Of Movement Is An Objective Method To Assist In Assessment Of Opiate Withdrawal In Newborns. Archives of Disease in Childhood. Fetal and Neonatal Edition (e ADC - F and N), 89(4), F305-F309.
  • Jeffery, H. (2004). SIDS guidelines and the importance of nurses as role models. Neonatal, Paediatric and Child Health Nursing, 7(1), 4-8.
  • Jeffery, H., Kocova, M., Tozija, F., Gjorgiev, D., Pop-Lazarova, M., Foster, K., Polverino, J., Hill, D. (2004). The Impact Of Evidence-Based Education On A Perinatal Capacity-Building Initiative In Macedonia. Medical Education Online: an electronic journal, 38(4), 435-447. [More Information]
  • Henderson-Smart, C., Osborn, D., Evans, N., Beeby, P., Jeffery, H. (2003). Do we practice evidence-based care in our neonatal intensive care units? Clinics in Perinatology, 30(2), 333-342.
  • O'Brien, C., Jeffery, H. (2002). Sleep deprivation, disorganization and fragmentation during opiate withdrawal in newborns. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 38(1), 66-71.
  • Jeffery, H., Simes, R., Lawrence, G., Tudehope, D., Baumann,, K., Gill, A., Cole, M., Drew, J., McPhee,, A., Ratcliffe, J., et al (2001). Enteral human IgG for prevention of necrotising enterocolitis: a placebo-controlled, randomised trial. The Lancet, 357, 2090-2094.

Report

  • Jeffery, H. (2003). Evaluation of the Integrated Management of Childhood Illness Program in Serbia.

2014

  • Ramoo, S., Tuyet Anh, T., Hirst, J., Jeffery, H. (2014). Breastfeeding Practices in a Hospital-Based Study of Vietnamese Women. Breastfeeding Medicine, 9(9), 479-485. [More Information]
  • Psaila, K., Foster, J., Richards, R., Jeffery, H. (2014). Non-nutritive sucking for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease in preterm and low birth weight infants. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 10, CD009817.

2013

  • Sundercombe, S., Raynes-Greenow, C., Carberry, A., Turner, R., Jeffery, H. (2013). Audit of a clinical guideline for neonatal hypoglycaemia screening. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 49(10), 833-838. [More Information]
  • Au, C., Raynes-Greenow, C., Turner, R., Carberry, A., Jeffery, H. (2013). Body Composition Is Normal in Term Infants Born to Mothers With Well-Controlled Gestational Diabetes Mellitus. Diabetes Care, 36(3), 562-564. [More Information]
  • Carberry, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., Turner, R., Jeffery, H. (2013). Breastfeeding Within the First Hour Compared to More Than One Hour Reduces Risk of Early-Onset Feeding Problems in Term Neonates: A Cross-Sectional Study. Breastfeeding Medicine, 8(6), 513-514. [More Information]
  • Carberry, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., Turner, R., Jeffery, H. (2013). Customized versus population-based birth weight charts for the detection of neonatal growth and perinatal morbidity in a cross-sectional study of term neonates. American Journal of Epidemiology, 178(8), 1301-1308. [More Information]
  • Tran, T., Hirst, J., Do, M., Morris, J., Jeffery, H. (2013). Early prediction of gestational diabetes mellitus in Vietnam: clinical impact of currently recommended diagnostic criteria. Diabetes Care, 36(3), 618-624. [More Information]
  • Hirst, J., Jeffery, H. (2013). Education, audit, and outreach to prevent maternal mortality. The Lancet, 382(9887), 108-110. [More Information]
  • Au, C., Raynes-Greenow, C., Turner, R., Carberry, A., Jeffery, H. (2013). Fetal and maternal factors associated with neonatal adiposity as measured by air displacement plethysmography: A large cross-sectional study. Early Human Development, 89, 839-843. [More Information]
  • Carberry, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., Turner, R., Askie, L., Jeffery, H. (2013). Is body fat percentage a better measure of undernutrition in newborns than birth weight percentiles? Pediatric Research: international journal of human developmental biology, 74(6), 730-736. [More Information]
  • Wood, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., Carberry, A., Jeffery, H. (2013). Neonatal length inaccuracies in clinical practice and related percentile discrepancies detected by a simple length-board. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 49(3), 199-203. [More Information]
  • Au, C., Raynes-Greenow, C., Turner, R., Carberry, A., Jeffery, H. (2013). Response to comment on: Au et al. Body composition is normal in term infants born to mothers with well-controlled gestational diabetes mellitus. Diabetes Care, 36(9), e164. [More Information]
  • Gordon, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., McGeechan, K., Morris, J., Jeffery, H. (2013). Risk factors for antepartum stillbirth and the influence of maternal age in New South Wales Australia: A population based study. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 13, 1-10. [More Information]
  • Walton, M., Jeffery, H., Van Staalduinen, S., Klein (nee Kehoe), L., Rothnie, I. (2013). When should students learn about ethics, professionalism and patient safety? The Clinical Teacher, 10(4), 224-229. [More Information]

2012

  • Vaughan, J., Jeffery, H., Raynes-Greenow, C., Gordon, A., Hirst, J., Hill, D., Arbuckle, S. (2012). A method for developing standardised interactive education for complex clinical guidelines. BMC Medical Education, 12(Novemeber 2012), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Hirst, J., Raynes-Greenow, C., Jeffery, H. (2012). A systematic review of trends of gestational diabetes mellitus in Asia. Journal of Diabetology, 3(4), 1-12.
  • Hirst, J., Tran, T., Do, M., Morris, J., Jeffery, H. (2012). Consequences of Gestational Diabetes in an Urban Hospital in Viet Nam: A Prospective Cohort Study. PLoS Medicine, 9(7), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Psaila, K., Foster, J., Richards, R., Jeffery, H. (2012). Non-nutritive sucking for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease in preterm and low birth weight infants (Intervention Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 4, 1-8. [More Information]
  • Cohen, G., Vella, S., Jeffery, H., Lagercrantz, H., Katz-Salamon, M. (2012). Positional circulatory control in the sleeping infant and toddler: role of the inner ear and arterial pulse pressure. The Journal of Physiology, 590(15), 3483-3493. [More Information]
  • Hirst, J., Ha, L., Jeffery, H. (2012). Reducing the proportion of stillborn babies classified as unexplained in Vietnam by application of the PSANZ clinical practice guideline. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 52(1), 62-66. [More Information]
  • Gordon, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., McGeechan, K., Morris, J., Jeffery, H. (2012). Stillbirth risk in a second pregnancy. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 119(3), 509-517. [More Information]
  • Hirst, J., Ha, L., Jeffery, H. (2012). The use of fetal foot length to determine stillborn gestational age in Vietnam. International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, 116(1), 22-25. [More Information]
  • Hirst, J., Tran, T., Do, M., Forsyth, R., Morris, J., Jeffery, H. (2012). Women with gestational diabetes in Vietnam: a qualitative study to determine attitudes and health behaviours. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 12, 1-10. [More Information]

2011

  • Ahern, V., Klein (nee Kehoe), L., Bentvelzen, A., Garlan, K., Jeffery, H. (2011). An evaluation of a paediatric radiation oncology teaching programme incorporating a SCORPIO teaching model. Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology, 55(2), 213-219. [More Information]
  • Carberry, A., Gordon, A., Bond, D., Hyett, J., Raynes-Greenow, C., Jeffery, H. (2011). Customised versus population-based growth charts as a screening tool for detecting small for gestational age infants in low-risk pregnant women (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2011 (12), CD008549- 1-CD008549- 9. [More Information]
  • Gordon, A., Lahra, M., Raynes-Greenow, C., Jeffery, H. (2011). Histological Chorioamnionitis Is Increased at Extremes of Gestation in Stillbirth: A Population-Based Study. Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2011 (Article ID 456728), 456728-1-456728-7. [More Information]
  • Gordon, A., Raynes-Greenow, C., Morris, J., Jeffery, H. (2011). Pregnant women deserve better research than this. BMJ (online), June, 1-2.

2010

  • Carberry, A., Gordon, A., Bond, D., Hyett, J., Raynes-Greenow, C., Jeffery, H. (2010). Customised versus population-based growth charts as a screening tool for detecting small for gestational age infants in low-risk pregnant women (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2010 (6), CD008549. [More Information]
  • Hirst, J., Arbuckle, S., Do, T., Ha, L., Jeffery, H. (2010). Epidemiology of stillbirth and strategies for its prevention in Vietnam. International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, 110(2), 109-113. [More Information]
  • Cohen, G., Jeffery, H., Lagercrantz, H., Katz-Salamon, M. (2010). Long-Term Reprogramming of Cardiovascular Function in Infants of Active Smokers. Hypertension, 55, 722-728. [More Information]
  • Osborn, D., Jeffery, H., Cole, M. (2010). Opiate treatment for opiate withdrawal in newborn infants. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 10, 1-34. [More Information]
  • Osborn, D., Jeffery, H., Cole, M. (2010). Sedatives for opiate withdrawal in newborn infants. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2010 (10), 1-29. [More Information]
  • Flenady, V., Mahomed, K., Ellwood, D., Charles, A., Teale, G., Chadha, Y., Jeffery, H., Stacey, T., Ibiebele, I., Elder, M., et al (2010). Uptake of the Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand perinatal mortality audit guideline. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 50, 138-143.

2009

  • Hirst, J., Jeffery, H., Morris, J., Foster, K., Elliott, E. (2009). Application of evidence-based teaching in maternal and child health in remote Vietnam. International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, 104(2), 152-155. [More Information]
  • Lahra, M., Beeby, P., Jeffery, H. (2009). Intrauterine inflammation, neonatal sepsis, and chronic lung disease: a 13-year hospital cohort study. Pediatrics, 123(5), 1314-1319. [More Information]
  • Headley, E., Gordon, A., Jeffery, H. (2009). Reclassification of unexplained stillbirths using clinical practice guidelines. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 49(3), 285-289. [More Information]

2008

  • Hunt, R., Tzioumi, D., Collins, E., Jeffery, H. (2008). Adverse neurodevelopmental outcome of infants exposed to opiate in-utero. Early Human Development, 84, 29-35. [More Information]
  • Jeffery, H., Cohen, G., Vella, S., Lagercrantz, H., Katz-Salamon, M. (2008). Cardiovascular Stress Hyperreactivity in Babies of Smokers and in Babies Born Preterm. Circulation, 118(8), 1848-1853.
  • Gordon, A., Jeffery, H. (2008). Classification and description of stillbirths in New South Wales, 2002-2004. Medical Journal of Australia, 188(11), 645-648. [More Information]
  • Jeffery, H. (2008). Goal setting and reality: maternal, perinatal and childhood malaria. Microbiology Australia, 29(4), 208-211.
  • Jeffery, H. (2008). Malaria in pregnancy. Microbiology Australia, 29, 208-211.
  • Lahra, M., Beeby, P., Jeffery, H. (2008). Maternal versus fetal inflammation and respiratory distress syndrome: a 10 year hospital cohort study. Archives of Disease in Childhood. Fetal and Neonatal Edition (e ADC - F and N), 94 (1)(Published Online 7 May 2008), F13-F16. [More Information]
  • Rawlinson, W., Hall, B., Jones, C., Jeffery, H., Arbuckle, S., Graf, N., Howard, J., Morris, J. (2008). Viruses and other infections in stillbirth: what is the evidence and what should we be doing? Pathology, 40(2), 149-160. [More Information]

2007

  • Black, M., Jeffery, H. (2007). Child wellbeing and inequalities in rich countries. British Medical Journal, 335, 1054-1055. [More Information]
  • Lahra, M., Gordon, A., Jeffery, H. (2007). Chorioamnionitis and fetal response in stillbirth. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 196(3), 229.e1-229.e4. [More Information]
  • Jeffery, H., Lahra, M. (2007). The Impact of Infection During Pregnancy on the Mother and Baby. In JW Keeling, TY Khong (Eds.), Fetal and Neonatal Pathology, (pp. 379-423). Springer.

2006

  • Mackenzie, A., Acworth, J., Norden, M., Jeffery, H., Dalziel, S., Munro, J., Jenkinson, G., Thomas, J., Tudehope, D., et al (2006). Guideline Statement: Management of procedure-related pain in neonates. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 42(Supplement 1), S31-S39.
  • Allen, W., Jeffery, H. (2006). Implementation and evaluation of a neonatal educational program in rural Nepal. Journal of Tropical Pediatrics, 52(3), 218-222. [More Information]
  • Isaacs, D., Kilham, H., Gordon, A., Jeffery, H., Tarnow-Mordi, W., Woolnough, J., Hamblin, J., Tobin, B. (2006). Withdrawal of neonatal mechanical ventilation against the parents' wishes. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 42, 311-315. [More Information]

2005

  • Gordon, A., Jeffery, H. (2005). Antibiotic regimens for suspected late onset sepsis in newborn infants. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, (3), 1-13. [More Information]
  • Osborn, D., Jeffery, H., Cole, M. (2005). Opiate treatment for opiate withdrawal in newborn infants. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, (3), 1-33. [More Information]
  • Gordon, A., McKechnie, E., Jeffery, H. (2005). Pediatric presence at cesarean section: Justified or not? American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 193(3 Pt 1), 599-605. [More Information]
  • Allen, C., Jeffery, H. (2005). Pertussis in the neonatal nursery. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 41(3), 140-142. [More Information]
  • Osborn, D., Jeffery, H., Cole, M. (2005). Sedatives for opiate withdrawal in newborn infants (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2005 (3), 1-32. [More Information]

2004

  • Lahra, M., Jeffery, H. (2004). A Fetal Response To Chorioamnionitis Is Associated With Early Survival After Preterm Birth. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 190(1), 147-151. [More Information]
  • Simmonds, M., Jeffery, H., Watson, G., Russell, P. (2004). Intraobserver And Interobserver Variability For The Histologic Diagnosis Of Chorioamnionitis. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 190(1), 152-155.
  • O'Brien, C., Hunt, R., Jeffery, H. (2004). Measurement Of Movement Is An Objective Method To Assist In Assessment Of Opiate Withdrawal In Newborns. Archives of Disease in Childhood. Fetal and Neonatal Edition (e ADC - F and N), 89(4), F305-F309.
  • Jeffery, H. (2004). SIDS guidelines and the importance of nurses as role models. Neonatal, Paediatric and Child Health Nursing, 7(1), 4-8.
  • Jeffery, H., Kocova, M., Tozija, F., Gjorgiev, D., Pop-Lazarova, M., Foster, K., Polverino, J., Hill, D. (2004). The Impact Of Evidence-Based Education On A Perinatal Capacity-Building Initiative In Macedonia. Medical Education Online: an electronic journal, 38(4), 435-447. [More Information]

2003

  • Henderson-Smart, C., Osborn, D., Evans, N., Beeby, P., Jeffery, H. (2003). Do we practice evidence-based care in our neonatal intensive care units? Clinics in Perinatology, 30(2), 333-342.
  • Jeffery, H. (2003). Evaluation of the Integrated Management of Childhood Illness Program in Serbia.

2002

  • O'Brien, C., Jeffery, H. (2002). Sleep deprivation, disorganization and fragmentation during opiate withdrawal in newborns. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 38(1), 66-71.

2001

  • Jeffery, H., Simes, R., Lawrence, G., Tudehope, D., Baumann,, K., Gill, A., Cole, M., Drew, J., McPhee,, A., Ratcliffe, J., et al (2001). Enteral human IgG for prevention of necrotising enterocolitis: a placebo-controlled, randomised trial. The Lancet, 357, 2090-2094.

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