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2021
Seppänen AV, Draper ES, Petrou S, Barros H, Andronis L, Kim SW, Maier RF, Pedersen P, Gadzinowski J, Lebeer J, Ådén U, Toome L, van Heijst AFJ, Cuttini M, Zeitlin J; SHIPS Research Group., (...), Rodrigues C, Costa R, (...)

Follow-up after very preterm birth in Europe.

Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed, 2021 Feb 10;fetalneonatal-2020-320823. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2020-320823. Online ahead of print.
2021
Piedvache A, van Buuren S, Barros H, Ribeiro AI, Draper E, Zeitlin J, EPICE Research Group, :, (...), Rodrigues C, Rodrigues T, (...)

Strategies for assessing the impact of loss to follow-up on estimates of neurodevelopmental impairment in a very preterm cohort at 2 years of age.

BMC Med Res Methodol , 2021 Jun 6;21(1):118. doi: 10.1186/s12874-021-01264-3.
2021

Experiences of involuntary job loss and health during the economic crisis in Portugal.

Porto Biomedical Journal, 2021 Feb 11;6(1):e121. doi: 10.1097/j.pbj.0000000000000121. eCollection Jan-Feb 2021.
2020
Rodrigues C, Zeitlin J, Wilson E, Toome L, Cuttini M, Maier RF, Pierrat V, Barros H, EPICE Research Group

Managing mother's own milk for very preterm infants in neonatal units in 11 European countries.

Acta Paediatr, 2020 Aug 4. doi: 10.1111/apa.15518. Online ahead of print.
2020
El Rafei R, Jarreau PH, Norman M, Maier RF, Barros H, Reempts PV, Pedersen P, Cuttini M, Zeitlin J; EPICE Research Group:, (...), Rodrigues C, Rodrigues T, (...)

Variation in very preterm extrauterine growth in a European multicountry cohort.

Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed, 2020 Dec 2;fetalneonatal-2020-319946. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2020-319946. Online ahead of print.
2020
Seppänen AV, Sauvegrain P, Draper ES, Toome L, Rafei RE, Petrou S, Barros H, Zimmermann LJI, Cuttini M, Zeitlin J, SHIPS Research Group:, (...), Costa R, Rodrigues C, (...)

Parents' ratings of post-discharge healthcare for their children born very preterm and their suggestions for improvement: a European cohort study.

Pediatr Res, 2020 Sep 18. doi: 10.1038/s41390-020-01120-y. Online ahead of print.
2020
Zeitlin J, Maier RF, Cuttini M, Aden U, Boerch K, Gadzinowski J, Jarreau PH, Lebeer J, Norman M, Pedersen P, Petrou S, Pfeil JM, Toome L, van Heijst A, Van Reempts P, Varendi H, Barros H, Draper ES; EPICE and SHIPS Research Groups., :, Rodrigues C, Costa R, Rodrigues T

Cohort profile: Effective Perinatal Intensive Care in Europe (EPICE) very preterm birth cohort.

Int J Epidemiol, 2020 Feb 7. pii: dyz270. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyz270. [Epub ahead of print]
2020
Sentenac M, Johnson S, Charkaluk ML, Sëppanen AV, Aden U, Cuttini M, Maier R, Mannamaa M, Zeitlin J; the EPICE group., (...), Rodrigues C, Barros H, Rodrigues T, (...)

Maternal education and language development at 2 years corrected age in children born very preterm: results from a European population-based cohort study.

J Epidemiol Community Health, 2020 Apr;74(4):346-353. doi: 10.1136/jech-2019-213564. Epub 2020 Jan 29.
2020
Rodrigues C, Baía I, Domingues R, Barros H

Pregnancy and Breastfeeding During COVID-19 Pandemic: A Systematic Review of Published Pregnancy Cases.

Front Public Health, 2020 Nov 23;8:558144. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2020.558144. eCollection 2020.
2020
Lorthe E, Moreira C, Weber T, Huusom LD, Schmidt S, Maier RF, Jarreau PH, Cuttini M, Draper ES, Zeitlin J, Barros H, EPICE Research Group, :, (...), Rodrigues C, Rodrigues T, (...)

Unit policies regarding tocolysis after preterm premature rupture of membranes: association with latency, neonatal and 2-year outcomes (EPICE cohort).

Sci Rep, 2020 Jun 12;10(1):9535. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-65201-y.
2020
Draper ES, Zeitlin J, Manktelow BN, Piedvache A, Cuttini M, Edstedt Bonamy AK, Maier R, Koopman-Esseboom C, Gadzinowski J, Boerch K, van Reempts P, Varendi H, Johnson SJ; EPICE group:, (...), Rodrigues C, Barros H, Rodrigues T, (...)

EPICE cohort: two-year neurodevelopmental outcomes after very preterm birth.

Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed, 2020 Jul;105(4):350-356. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2019-317418. Epub 2019 Nov 5.
2020
Cuttini M, Forcella E, Rodrigues C, Martins AF, Lainé A, Willars J, Hasselager A, Maier RF, Croci I, Bonet M, Zeitlin J

What drives change in neonatal intensive care units? A qualitative study with physicians and nurses in six European countries.

Pediatr Res, 2020 Jan 2. doi: 10.1038/s41390-019-0733-9. [Epub ahead of print]
2020
Nuytten A, Behal H, Duhamel A, Jarreau PH, Torchin H, Milligan D, Maier RF, Zemlin M, Zeitlin J, Truffert P; on behalf of the EPICE Research Group., (...), Rodrigues C, Barros H, Rodrigues T, (...)

Postnatal Corticosteroids Policy for Very Preterm Infants and Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia.

Neonatology, 2020;117(3):308-315. doi: 10.1159/000507195. Epub 2020 May 26.
2020
Pinto-Lopes R, Abreu-Pereira S, Rocha G, Flor-de-Lima F, Rodrigues C, Silva G, Guedes MB, Guimarães H

Trends in respiratory management and morbidities of very preterm or very low birth weight infants from 2000 to 2013: results from a Portuguese tertiary level Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Journal of Pediatric and Neonatal Individualized Medicine (JPNIM), 2020, 9(2), e090215. https://doi.org/10.7363/090215
2019
Guimarães H, Boix H, Rodrigues C, Tomé T, Rocha G, Vento M

Impact of the global financial crisis on newborn care in Portugal and Spain: perception of health professionals.

Acta Paediatr, 2019 Oct 20. doi: 10.1111/apa.15067. [Epub ahead of print]
2019
Schmidt S, Norman M, Misselwitz B, Piedvache A, Huusom LD, Varendi H, Barros H, Cammu H, Blondel B, Dudenhausen J, Zeitlin J, Weber T; EPICE Research Group:, Rodrigues C, Rodrigues T

Mode of delivery and mortality and morbidity for very preterm singleton infants in a breech position: A European cohort study.

Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol, 2019 Mar;234:96-102. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2019.01.003. Epub 2019 Jan 11.
2019
Dudenhausen JW, Misselwitz B, Piedvache A, Maier RF, Weber T, Zeitlin J, Schmidt S; EPICE Research Group., (...), Barros H, Rodrigues C, Rodrigues T

Characteristics, management and outcomes of very preterm triplets in 19 European regions.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet, 2019 Aug 11. doi: 10.1002/ijgo.12939. [Epub ahead of print]
2019
Edstedt Bonamy AK, Zeitlin J, Piedvache A, Maier RF, van Heijst A, Varendi H, Manktelow BN, Fenton A, Mazela J, Cuttini M, Norman M, Petrou S, Reempts PV,, Barros H, Draper ES; EPICE Research Group:, Rodrigues C, Rodrigues T, et al.

Wide variation in severe neonatal morbidity among very preterm infants in European regions.

Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed, 2019 Jan;104(1):F36-F45. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2017-313697. Epub 2018 Jan 20.
2019
Seppänen AV, Bodeau-Livinec F, Boyle EM, Edstedt-Bonamy AK, Cuttini M, Toome L, Maier RF, Cloet E, Koopman-Esseboom C, Pedersen P, Gadzinowski J, Barros H, Zeitlin J; Effective Perinatal Intensive Care in Europe (EPICE) research group., Rodrigues C, Rodrigues T

Specialist health care services use in a European cohort of infants born very preterm.

Dev Med Child Neurol, 2019 Jul;61(7):832-839. doi: 10.1111/dmcn.14112. Epub 2018 Dec 3.
2018
Cuttini M, Croci I, Toome L, Rodrigues C, Wilson E, Bonet M, Gadzinowski J, Di Lallo D, Herich LC, Zeitlin J; EPICE Research Group.

Breastfeeding outcomes in European NICUs: impact of parental visiting policies.

Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed, 2018 Jun 28. pii: fetalneonatal-2017-314723. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2017-314723. [Epub ahead of print]
2018
Wilson E, Zeitlin J, Piedvache A, Misselwitz B, Christensson K, Maier RF, Norman M, Edstedt Bonamy AK; EPICE Research Group:, Barros H, Rodrigues C, Rodrigues T, et al.

Cohort study from 11 European countries highlighted differences in the use and efficacy of hypothermia prevention strategies after very preterm birth.

Acta Paediatr, 2018 Jan 21. doi: 10.1111/apa.14230. [Epub ahead of print]
2018
Bonnet C, Blondel B, Piedvache A, Wilson E, Bonamy AE, Gortner L, Rodrigues C, van Heijst A, Draper ES, Cuttini M, Zeitlin J; EPICE Research Group:, Martens E, Martens G, Van Reempts P, Boerch K, Hasselager A, Huusom L, Pryds O, Weber T, Toome L, Varendi H, Ancel PY, Blondel B, Burguet A, Jarreau PH, Truffert P, Maier RF, Misselwitz B, Sch, Rodrigues T, Barros H, Bonamy AK, Norman M, Wilson E, Boyle E, Draper ES, Manktelow BN, Fenton AC, Milligan D, Zeitlin J, Bonet M, Piedvache A.

Low breastfeeding continuation to 6 months for very preterm infants: A European multiregional cohort study.

Matern Child Nutr, 2018 Aug 23:e12657. doi: 10.1111/mcn.12657. [Epub ahead of print]
2018
Rodrigues C, Teixeira R, Fonseca MJ, Zeitlin J, Barros H

Prevalence and duration of breast milk feeding in very preterm infants: A 3-year follow-up study and a systematic literature review.

Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol, 2018 May;32(3):237-246. doi: 10.1111/ppe.12457. Epub 2018 Feb 22. Prevalence and duration of breast milk feeding in very
2018
Wilson E, Bonamy A, Bonet M, Toome L, Rodrigues C, Howell E, Cuttini M, Zeitlin J, EPICE Research Group, Barros H, Rodrigues T

Room for improvement in breast milk feeding after very preterm birth in Europe: Results from the EPICE cohort.

Matern Child Nutr, 2018 Jan;14(1). doi: 10.1111/mcn.12485. Epub 2017 Jul 17.
2018

Effect of maternal country of birth on breastfeeding practices: results from Portuguese GXXI birth cohort.

Int Breastfeed J, 2018 Apr 10;13:15. doi: 10.1186/s13006-018-0157-x. eCollection 2018.
2017
Wolf HT, Huusom L, Weber T, Piedvache A, Schmidt S, Norman M, Zeitlin J; EPICE Research Group, Rodrigues T, Rodrigues C, Barros H, et al.

Use of magnesium sulfate before 32 weeks of gestation: a European population-based cohort study.

BMJ Open, 2017 Jan 27;7(1):e013952. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-013952.
2017
Norman M, Piedvache A, Børch K, Huusom LD, Bonamy AE, Howell EA, Jarreau PH, Maier RF, Pryds O, Toome L, Varendi H, Weber T, Wilson E, Van Heijst A, Cuttini M, Mazela J, Barros H, Van Reempts P, Draper ES, Zeitlin J; Effective Perinatal Intensive Care in Europe (EPICE) Research Group., Rodrigues C, Rodrigues T, et al.

Association of Short Antenatal Corticosteroid Administration-to-Birth Intervals With Survival and Morbidity Among Very Preterm Infants: Results From the EPICE Cohort.

JAMA Pediatr, 2017 May 15. doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2017.0602. [Epub ahead of print]
2017
Azevedo A, Flor-de-Lima F, Rocha G, Rodrigues C, Guimarães H

Impact of changes in perinatal care on bronchopulmonary dysplasia: an overview of the last two decades.

Journal of Pediatric and Neonatal Individualized Medicine (JPNIM), 2017;6(2):e060208. Doi: 10.7363/060208.
2017
Zeitlin J, Bonamy AE, Piedvache A, Cuttini M, Rodrigues T, Barros H, Van Reempts P, Mazela J, Jarreau PH, Gortner L, Draper ES, Maier RF; EPICE Research Group., Rodrigues C

Variation in term birth weight across European countries affects the prevalence of small for gestational age among very preterm infants.

Acta Paediatr, 2017 May 4. doi: 10.1111/apa.13899. [Epub ahead of print]
2017
Nuytten A, Behal H, Duhamel A, Jarreau PH, Mazela J, Milligan D5, Gortner L, Piedvache A, Zeitlin J, Truffert P; EPICE Research Group, Rodrigues T, Rodrigues C, Barros H, et al.

Evidence-Based Neonatal Unit Practices and Determinants of Postnatal Corticosteroid-Use in Preterm Births below 30 Weeks GA in Europe. A Population-Based Cohort Study.

PLoS One, 2017 Jan 23;12(1):e0170234. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0170234. eCollection 2017.
2017
Smith LK, Blondel B, Van Reempts P, Draper ES, Manktelow BN, Barros H, Cuttini M, Zeitlin J, EPICE Research Group, Rodrigues T, Rodrigues C, et al.

Variability in the management and outcomes of extremely preterm births across five European countries: a population-based cohort study.

Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed, 2017 Feb 23. pii: fetalneonatal-2016-312100. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2016-312100. [Epub ahead of print]
2016
Wilson E, Maier RF, Norman M, Misselwitz B, Howell EA, Zeitlin J, Bonamy AK; Effective Perinatal Intensive Care in Europe (EPICE) Research Group: Van Reempts P, Martens E, Martens G, Pryds O, , Barros H, Rodrigues C, Rodrigues T, et al.

Admission Hypothermia in Very Preterm Infants and Neonatal Mortality and Morbidity.

J Pediatr, 2016 Aug;175:61-67.e4. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2016.04.016. Epub 2016 May 14.
2016
Zeitlin J, Manktelow BN, Piedvache A, Cuttini M, Boyle E, van Heijst A, Gadzinowski J, Van Reempts P, Huusom L, Weber T, Schmidt S, Barros H, Dillalo D, Toome L, Norman M, Blondel B, Bonet M, Draper ES, Maier RF; EPICE Research Group., Van Reempts P, Martens E, Martens G, Pryds O, Rodrigues C, Rodrigues T, et al.

Use of evidence based practices to improve survival without severe morbidity for very preterm infants: results from the EPICE population based cohort.

BMJ, 2016 Jul 5;354:i2976. doi: 10.1136/bmj.i2976.
2013

Parents' views on factors that help or hinder breast milk supply in neonatal care units: systematic review

Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed, 2013 Nov;98(6):F511-7. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2013-304029. Epub 2013 Jul 18.
2010
Rodrigues C, Torres S, Alves A

E que tal crescer para cima?! Elaboração, implementação e avaliação de um programa de intervenção em grupo com adolescentes obesos.

Revista da Sociedade Portuguesa para o Estudo da Saúde Escolar, 2010;3,3-13.

Book Chapters

2021
Rodrigues C, Baía I, Domingues R, Barros H

(2020). COVID-19: Gravidez e aleitamento materno (Capítulo 6). Da emergência de um novo vírus humano à disseminação global de uma nova doença – Doença por Coronavírus 2019 (COVID-19). Por

Disponível online: http://asset.youoncdn.com/ab296ab30c207ac641882479782c6c34/79bcc2ee6872d230aa77d74a1b0cd573.pdf
2014
Rodrigues C, Torres S, Alves P

E que tal crescer para cima? Programa de intervenção em grupo com adolescentes obesos

In: Guerra MP, Lima L, Torres S. Intervir em Grupos na Saúde. 2ª ed. Lisboa: Climepsi Editores; 2014. p.167-211

Reports

2018

Em torno do nascimento (Capítulo 2).

In: Relatório Primavera 2018 - Meio Caminho Andado., Lisboa: Observatório Português dos Sistemas de Saúde (OPSS); 2018, p.29-41.