Dr. Carl Hunt is a Neonatal-Perinatal Physician practicing in Bethesda, MD. Dr. Hunt cares for the critically ill newborn and premature infants. Neonatal-Perinatal Physicians treat conditions such as breathing disorders, birth defects, infections, and any other life-threatening medical problems. They coordinate with their young patients families and other physicians to determine appropriate treatment.
Education and Training
Yale Univ Sch of Med, New Haven Ct 1965
Yale School of Medicine 1965
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP- Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
- Home monitoring during infancy: what is normal?
- An 8-month old infant discovered to be blue and not breathing during sleep.
- Sleep, fatigue, and medical training: setting an agenda for optimal learning and patient care.
- In pursuit of knowledge.
- Genes and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.
- Neurocognitive outcomes in sleep-disordered breathing.
- Factors that influence use of a home cardiorespiratory monitor for infants: the collaborative home infant monitoring evaluation.
- Ontogeny of autonomic regulation in late preterm infants born at 34-37 weeks postmenstrual age.
- NIH State-of-the-Science Conference on Chronic Insomnia.
- Small for gestational age infants and sudden infant death syndrome: a confluence of complex conditions.
- Interinstitutional variability in home care interventions after neonatal intensive care unit discharge.
- Preterm infants of lower gestational age at birth have greater waist circumference-length ratio and ponderal index at term age than preterm infants of higher gestational ages.
- Novel noninvasive anthropometric measure in preterm and full-term infants: normative values for waist circumference:length ratio at birth.
- Effects of caffeine on intermittent hypoxia in infants born prematurely: a randomized clinical trial.
- Trends in caffeine use and association between clinical outcomes and timing of therapy in very low birth weight infants.
- Fairview-Univ Med Ctr, Pediatrics; Fairview-Univ Med Ctr, Pediatric Cardiology; Fairview-Univ Med Ctr, General Surgery
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