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Cynthia T. McEvoy M.D., M.C.R.

Dr. McEvoy's clinical interest involves pulmonary function testing in neonates and pediatric patients. She received her medical degree in 1985 from Loyola University of Chicago Stritch School of Medicine in Maywood, Ill. Dr. McEvoy is board certified in pediatrics and neonatology.

Education

  • M.D., Loyola University of Chicago Stritch School of Medicine 1985
  • M.C.R., Oregon Health & Science University 2008
  • Residency:

    • Kaiser Foundation Hospital, Los Angeles
  • Fellowship:

    • Neonatology-University of Southern California, Los Angeles

Memberships and associations

  • Pediatrics, 1989 (recertification 1998)

Publications

  • "Prepregnancy extreme obesity is associated with increased steroid dispensing in early childhood." Pediatric, Allergy, Immunology, and Pulmonology In: , Vol. 31, No. 2, 01.06.2018, p. 84-90.
  • "The window of improved neonatal respiratory compliance after rescue antenatal steroids." Journal of Perinatology In: , 24.05.2018, p. 1-6.
  • "Cost effectiveness of vitamin c supplementation for pregnant smokers to improve offspring lung function at birth and reduce childhood wheeze/asthma." Journal of Perinatology  In: , 22.05.2018, p. 1-8.
  • "Smoking cessation in pregnancy : a continuing challenge in the United States." Therapeutic Advances in Drug Safety  In: , 01.05.2018.
  • "Anti-vascular endothelial growth factor antagonists : A potential primary prevention for bronchopulmonary dysplasia?" American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine  In: , Vol. 197, No. 6, 15.03.2018, p. 703-704.
  • "Update on Vitamin E and Its Potential Role in Preventing or Treating Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia." Neonatology In: , 07.03.2018, p. 366-378.
  • "Respiratory Compliance in Late Preterm Infants (34-34 Weeks) after Antenatal Steroid Therapy." Journal of Pediatrics In: , 01.01.2018.
  • "Sensitive windows for in utero exposures and asthma development. Layers of complexity." American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine In: , Vol. 196, No. 11, 01.12.2017, p. 1362-1364.
  • "Can We Prevent Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia?" Journal of Pediatrics In: , Vol. 189, 01.10.2017, p. 26-30.
  • "Vitamin C prevents offspring DNA methylation changes associated with maternal smoking in pregnancy." American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine In: , Vol. 196, No. 6, 15.09.2017, p. 745-755.
  • "Beyond the uterine environment : A nonhuman primate model to investigate maternal-fetal and neonatal outcomes following chronic intrauterine infection." Pediatric Research In: , Vol. 82, No. 2, 01.08.2017, p. 244-252.
  • "Vitamin C to Decrease the Effects of Smoking in Pregnancy on Infant Lung Function (VCSIP) : Rationale, design, and methods of a randomized, controlled trial of vitamin C supplementation in pregnancy for the primary prevention of effects of in utero tobacco smoke exposure on infant lung function and respiratory health." Contemporary Clinical Trials In: , Vol. 58, 01.07.2017, p. 66-77.
  • "Monitoring neonates for ototoxicity." International Journal of Audiology In: , 21.06.2017, p. 1-8.
  • "Effect of gentamicin and levels of ambient sound on hearing screening outcomes in the neonatal intensive care unit : A pilot study." International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology In: , Vol. 97, 01.06.2017, p. 42-50.
  • "Maternal high-fat diet in mice leads to innate airway hyperresponsiveness in the adult offspring." Physiological Reports In: , Vol. 5, No. 5, e13082, 01.03.2017.
  • "Pulmonary Function at Hospital Discharge in Preterm Infants Randomized to a Single Rescue Course of Antenatal Steroids." Journal of Pediatrics In: , Vol. 181, 01.02.2017, p. 62-66.
  • "Pulmonary function and outcomes in infants randomized to a rescue course of antenatal steroids." Pediatric Pulmonology  In: , 2017.
  • "One-year postpartum outcomes following a weight management intervention in pregnant women with obesity." Obesity In: , Vol. 24, No. 10, 01.10.2016, p. 2042-2049.
  • "Maternal body mass index before pregnancy is associated with increased bronchodilator dispensing in early childhood : A cross-sectional study." Pediatric Pulmonology In: , Vol. 51, No. 8, 01.08.2016, p. 803-811.
  • "Reply." American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine In: , Vol. 194, No. 2, 15.07.2016, p. 247-248.
  • "Environmental effects on lung morphogenesis and function : Tobacco products, combustion products, and other sources of pollution."  Fetal and Neonatal Lung Development: Clinical Correlates and Technologies for the Future. Cambridge University Press, 2016. p. 77-93.
  • "The role of nicotine in the effects of maternal smoking during pregnancy on lung development and childhood respiratory disease : Implications for dangers of e-cigarettes." American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine In: , Vol. 193, No. 5, 01.03.2016, p. 486-494.
  • "An official American thoracic society/european respiratory society workshop report : Evaluation of respiratory mechanics and function in the pediatric and neonatal intensive care units." Annals of the American Thoracic Society In: , Vol. 13, No. 2, 01.02.2016, p. S1-S11.
  • "Pulmonary Effects of Maternal Smoking on the Fetus and Child : Effects on Lung Development, Respiratory Morbidities, and Life Long Lung Health." Paediatric Respiratory Reviews In: , 2016.
  • "The Natural History of Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia : The Case for Primary Prevention." Clinics in Perinatology In: , Vol. 42, No. 4, 01.12.2015, p. 911-931.
  • "Bronchopulmonary dysplasia : NHLBI Workshop on the primary prevention of chronic lung diseases." Annals of the American Thoracic Society In: , Vol. 11, No. SUPPL. 3, 2014.
  • "Vitamin C supplementation for pregnant smoking women and pulmonary function in their newborn infants : A randomized clinical trial." Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey In: , Vol. 69, No. 9, 2014, p. 523-525.
  • "Vitamin C supplementation for pregnant smoking women and pulmonary function in their newborn infants : A randomized clinical trial." JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association In: , Vol. 311, No. 20, 2014, p. 2074-2082.
  • "Efficacy of a group-based dietary intervention for limiting gestational weight gain among obese women : A randomized trial." Obesity In: , Vol. 22, No. 9, 2014, p. 1989-1996.
  • "Respiratory function in healthy late preterm infants delivered at 33-36 weeks of gestation." Journal of Pediatrics  In: , Vol. 162, No. 3, 03.2013, p. 464-469.

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