Neurodevelopmental outcome of high-risk neonates < 34 weeks at 3 years of age (8 years data)
Based on birth weight-
Based on gestational age at birth
Important outcomes for high risk neonates < 34 weeks
Academic Report, Department of Neonatology, KIMS, Trivandrum (2019-2021)
Text book Editor:
Dr Naveen Jain – Editor, South East Asia Edition of “ Cloherty and Stark Manual of Neonatal Care.”. This is one of the most popular and used text books in Neonatology routinely referred to by practising clinicians, students and academicians.
Dr Naveen Jain- Editor, South East Asia Edition of “ Illingworth’s: The Development of the infant and the young child, Normal and abnormal”
Dr Naveen Jain: Editorial board of IAP Textbook in Neonatology.
Text book chapters:
All faculty and senior residents contributed chapters to the above textbook (Cloherty and Stark Manual of Neonatal care)
Dr Jyothi, Dr Anand, Dr Femitha authored chapters to: IAP textbook of Neonatology
Dr Femitha – author of chapter on preterm nutrition in text book- Recent advances in Pediatrics
Dr Femitha – author of chapter On “Pulmonary graphics” in JIPMER NICU protocols
Dr Femitha- author of chapters in OSCEs in Neonatology- NNF
Femitha Pournami, Swati Upadhyay, Anand Nandakumar, Jyothi Prabhakar, Anand Nandakumar, Naveen Jain. Familial Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis- A rare mutation of STXBP2 on Exon 19. J Pediatr Genet 2020
Sujith KRGV, Femitha Pournami, Alok KMK, Anand Nandakumar, Jyothi Prabhakar, Naveen Jain. Analyzing cost of hospital care to a family with an extreme preterm neonate. Journal of Neonatal Nursing 2020.
Nihaz Naha, Femitha Pournami, Jyothi Prabhakar, Naveen Jain. Nasal injury with continuous positive airway pressure: Need for privileging nursing staff. Indian Journal of Pediatrics 2019
Swati Upadhyay, Femitha Pournami, Anand Nandakumar, Jyothi Prabhakar, PMC Nair, Naveen Jain. Outcome of very preterm infants after early optimal nutrition strategy- A comparative cohort study. Nutrition in Clinical Practice 2019
Vivek Raju, Femitha Pournami, Anand Nandakumar, Jyothi Prabahakar, PMC Nair, Naveen Jain. Improving Microbe detection and Optimizing Antibiotic use in Neonatal sepsis with Multiplex Polymerase Chain Reaction- A Comparative Cohort study. Infectious diseases in clinical practice 2020
Ray C, et al, Femitha Pournami, Bhushan P. Human Milk oligosaccharides. The journey ahead. International Journal of Pediatrics 2019
Alok K MK, Femitha Pournami, Sujith K Reddy GV, Anand N, Jyothi P, Naveen Jain. Can early clinical status predict outcomes in extremely low birth weight neonates. Journal of Child Science 2020
Swati U, Femitha Pournami, Sujith K Reddy, Shibily R, Anand N, Jyothi P, Jayakumar RM, Naveen Jain. Neonatal laryngeal disorders- 12 years experience of a multidisciplinary unit. Airway 2020
Sujith KRGV, Femitha Pournami, Anand N, Jyothi P, Naveen Jain. Disability prediction by early Hammersmith Neonatal Neurological Examination – A Diagnostic study. Journal of Child Neurology 2020.
Amrit Tuteja, Femitha Pournami, Arif AK, Anand Nandakumar, Jyothi Prabhakar, Naveen Jain. (2020). Paracetamol for Patent Ductus Arteriosus Closure: High Osmolality of Enteral Form and Spontaneous Intestinal Perforation. The Indian Journal of Pediatrics. 10.1007/s12098-020-03445-2.
Femitha Pournami, Alok Kumar MK, Anila V Panackal, Anand Nandakumar, Jyothi Prabhakar, and Naveen Jain (2020). Microvillus Inclusion Disease: A Rare Mutation of STX3 in Exon 9 Causing Fatal Congenital Diarrheal Disease. Journal of Pediatric Genetics. 10.1055/s-0040-1716401.
Vishnu Anand, Femitha Pournami, Anila V Panackal, Anand Nandakumar, Jyothi Prabhakar, Naveen Jain. Parenteral nutrition ascites: calamity from an Umbilical Venous cannula. Journal of Child Science 2020; 10(01): e230-e232
Raj Prakash, Femitha Pournami, Jyothi Prabhakar, PMC Nair, Naveen Jain. ‘How long is not short?’: Duration of caffeine therapy in preterm infants – a randomized controlled trial. October 2020. Archives of Disease in Childhood 105(Suppl 1):A205.2-A206
Vishnu Anand, Femitha Pournami, Madhavilatha, G.K, Jyothi Prabhakar, Anand Nandakumar, Naveen Jain. Genetic Testing in Neonatal Intensive Care: Experience from a Tertiary Care Unit. Indian J Pediatr (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12098-020-03639-8
Sajina Sathyan, Femitha Pournami, Madhavilatha GK, Amrit Tuteja, Anand Nandakumar, Jyothi Prabhakar, Naveen Jain. Homozygous missense mutation in Exon 22 causing Autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease. Accepted to Journal of child Science, pending publication.
Raj Prakash, Femitha Pournami, Jyothi Prabhakar, PMC Nair, Naveen Jain. Duration of caffeine therapy for apnea of prematurity. Indian Journal of Pediatrics 2021. Epub ahead of print
Femitha P. The Neonatal Resuscitation Protocol: Keep it simple? Indian Pediatrics 2021. Epub ahead of print
Anish Pillai, Femitha Pournami, Jyothi Prabhakar, Naveen Jain. Effects of early parent participation program on physiological stability of preterm infants- a randomized controlled trial. American Journal of Perinatology 2021. Epub ahead of print
Femitha P, Alok Kumar MK, Anand Nandakumar, Jyothi Prabhakar, Naveen Jain. Contemplate enteroviral etiology: all neonatal sepsis syndromes are not bacterial! International Journal of Advanced Medical and Health research. Accepted for publication (pending publication)
Conference organised/ faculty:
South Neocon, Changanassery- Feb 2020: Dr Naveen Jain and Dr Femitha
National NNF Nursing CNE series-(August 2020)- all faculty
NNF Trivandrum- Learning series on Advanced ventilation: July 29, 2020: All senior residents
Several Regional and State CMEs- Faculty for most of these
State Neocon 2021, Kerala- Organising co secretary Dr Anand, Paper presentations
team- Dr Anand and Dr Femitha, Nursing work shop- Dr Jyothi
Faculty and Scientific advisory committee- Dr Naveen Jain
Editor of E souvenir- Dr Femitha
Participation in conferences:
NNF learning from legends- Online course: all senior residents- ongoing
UP NNF Neonatal POCUS online workshop-January 2020: all senior residents
Workshop on Research methodology- December 2020: Dr Vishnu
South Neocon 2020- Dr Vishnu and Dr Anila
Submitted papers to IAP Neocon , September 2020- Dr Arif, Dr Vishnu
NEOCORE – March 2020, Chennai- Dr Arif and Dr Sajina
State Neocon Kerala- May 2021- Dr Aswathy B, Dr Vishnu Anand, Dr Arif AK presented 4 papers total
Prizes and recognitions:
National IAP Neonatology Fellowship Exit exam (October 2020)- Silver Medal (IInd place All India)- Dr Anila V Panackal
KIMS Infectious diseases Quiz-October 2020: First prize Dr Arif, Third Prize: Dr Sajina
KIMS Breast cancer awareness quiz:October 2020: Third prize: Dr Sharon
KIMS Best Outgoing Student (Superspeciality DNB):Announced on January 26, 2021 Dr Sujith Kumar Reddy
State Necon Paper presentations- Oral paper category – First prize- Dr Aswathy B, Second prize- Dr Arif AK
Dr Naveen Jain has been examiner at DM Neonatology, DNB Neonatology, and all fellowship exit examinations
Dr Naveen Jain is inspector for accreditation of units for NNFI across the country.
National IAP Fellowship Exit Exam- Dr Femitha