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Steven R. Leuthner MD

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Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Pediatrics
Division: Neonatology


Publications (72)

  • Withdrawal of artificial nutrition and hydration: a survey of level IV neonatal intensive care units. (Saoud R, Locke D, Fry JT, Matoba N, Datta A, DiGeronimo R, Leuthner SR, Coghill CH, Natarajan G, Niehaus JZ, Schlegel AB, Weiner J, Dereddy N, Shah A, Sullivan KM, Children’s Hospitals Neonatal Consortium (CHNC)) J Perinatol 2021 Mar 23 PMID: 33758396 03/25/2021    
  • Intention to treat: obstetrical management at the threshold of viability. (Tonismae TR, Tucker Edmonds B, Bhamidipalli SS, Fadel WF, Carlos C, Andrews B, Fritz KA, Leuthner SR, Lawrence C, Laventhal N, Hayslett D, Coleman T, Famuyide M, Feltman D) Am J Obstet Gynecol MFM 2020 05;2(2):100096 PMID: 33345962 12/22/2020    
  • Development and testing of a self-report measure of preparing to parent in the context of a fetal anomaly diagnosis. (McKechnie AC, Erickson K, Ambrose MB, Chen S, Miller SJ, Mathiason MA, Johnson KA, Leuthner SR) Patient Educ Couns 2021 Mar;104(3):666-670 PMID: 32839046 PMCID: PMC7889754 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85089748707 08/26/2020    
  • Maternal Outcomes of Ongoing Pregnancies Complicated by Fetal Life-Limiting Conditions. (Coney T, Russell R, Leuthner SR, Palatnik A) Am J Perinatol 2021 01;38(2):99-104 PMID: 32645723 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85091146603 07/10/2020    
  • Adaptive Leadership in Parents Caring for their Children Born with Life-Threatening Conditions. (McKechnie AC, Johnson KA, Baker MJ, Docherty SL, Leuthner SR, Thoyre S) J Pediatr Nurs 2020 Jul - Aug;53:41-51 PMID: 32438191 PMCID: PMC7362670 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85084676969 05/22/2020       2 Citations
  • Nonimmune Hydrops Fetalis. (Swearingen C, Colvin ZA, Leuthner SR) Clin Perinatol 2020 03;47(1):105-121 PMID: 32000919 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85075503276 02/01/2020    
  • Perinatal Counseling Following a Diagnosis of Trisomy 13 or 18: Incorporating the Facts, Parental Values, and Maintaining Choices. (Leuthner SR, Acharya K) Adv Neonatal Care 2020 Jun;20(3):204-215 PMID: 31996562 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85085630547 01/31/2020       2 Citations
  • Does prenatal counseling for pregnancies complicated by multiple fetal abnormalities concord with postnatal outcomes? (Baker A, Lagatta J, Leuthner S, Acharya K) Prenat Diagn 2020 04;40(5):538-548 PMID: 31913526 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85078666645 01/09/2020    
  • Development and testing of a self-report measure of preparing to parent in the context of a fetal anomaly diagnosis (McKechnie AC, Erickson K, Ambrose MB, Chen S, Miller SJ, Mathiason MA, Johnson KA, Leuthner SR) Patient Education and Counseling 2020 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85089748707 01/01/2020    
  • Center, Gestational Age, and Race Impact End-of-Life Care Practices at Regional Neonatal Intensive Care Units. (Fry JT, Matoba N, Datta A, DiGeronimo R, Coghill CH, Natarajan G, Brozanski B, Leuthner SR, Niehaus JZ, Schlegel AB, Shah A, Zaniletti I, Bartman T, Murthy K, Sullivan KM, Children's Hospital Neonatal Consortium (CHNC)) J Pediatr 2020 02;217:86-91.e1 PMID: 31831163 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85076241563 12/14/2019    
  • Giving Voice to Parents in the Development of the Preemie Prep for Parents (P3) Mobile App. (Pizur-Barnekow K, Kim UO, Ahamed SI, Hasan MKK, Dreier S, Leuthner SR, Rau N, Basir MA) Adv Neonatal Care 2020 Feb;20(1):E9-E16 PMID: 31567181 PMCID: PMC6986981 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85072760612 10/01/2019    
  • Antenatal Periviability Counseling and Decision Making: A Retrospective Examination by the Investigating Neonatal Decisions for Extremely Early Deliveries Study Group. (Feltman DM, Fritz KA, Datta A, Carlos C, Hayslett D, Tonismae T, Lawrence C, Batton E, Coleman T, Jain M, Andrews B, Famuyide M, Tucker Edmonds B, Laventhal N, Leuthner S) Am J Perinatol 2020 01;37(2):184-195 PMID: 31437859 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85078308465 08/23/2019       2 Citations
  • Prenatal Counseling and Parental Decision-Making Following a Fetal Diagnosis of Trisomy 13 or 18 (Winn P, Acharya K, Peterson E, Leuthner S) Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey 1 December 2018;73(12):663-665 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85059017559 12/01/2018    
  • NICU management and outcomes of infants with trisomy 21 without major anomalies. (McAndrew S, Acharya K, Nghiem-Rao TH, Leuthner S, Clark R, Lagatta J) J Perinatol 2018 08;38(8):1068-1073 PMID: 29795453 PMCID: PMC6335104 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85047337785 05/26/2018       3 Citations
  • Prenatal counseling and parental decision-making following a fetal diagnosis of trisomy 13 or 18. (Winn P, Acharya K, Peterson E, Leuthner S) J Perinatol 2018 07;38(7):788-796 PMID: 29740195 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85046694812 05/10/2018       4 Citations
  • Successful Application of Whole Genome Sequencing in a Medical Genetics Clinic. (Bick D, Fraser PC, Gutzeit MF, Harris JM, Hambuch TM, Helbling DC, Jacob HJ, Kersten JN, Leuthner SR, May T, North PE, Prisco SZ, Schuler BA, Shimoyama M, Strong KA, Van Why SK, Veith R, Verbsky J, Weborg AM Jr, Wilk BM, Willoughby RE Jr, Worthey EA, Dimmock DP) J Pediatr Genet 2017 Jun;6(2):61-76 PMID: 28496993 PMCID: PMC5423809 05/13/2017    
  • Major anomalies and birth-weight influence NICU interventions and mortality in infants with trisomy 13 or 18. (Acharya K, Leuthner S, Clark R, Nghiem-Rao TH, Spitzer A, Lagatta J) J Perinatol 2017 04;37(4):420-426 PMID: 28079873 PMCID: PMC5738241 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85009348190 01/13/2017       8 Citations
  • Parental Refusal of Surgery in an Infant With Tricuspid Atresia. (Kon AA, Patel A, Leuthner S, Lantos JD) Pediatrics 2016 11;138(5) PMID: 27940784 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84994885741 12/13/2016       6 Citations
  • Bacteremia in Patients with Heterotaxy: A Review and Implications for Management. (Loomba RS, Geddes GC, Basel D, Benson DW, Leuthner SR, Hehir DA, Ghanayem N, Shillingford AJ) Congenit Heart Dis 2016 Dec;11(6):537-547 PMID: 27425254 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84994182339 07/19/2016       8 Citations
  • Cost comparison of mechanically ventilated patients across the age span. (Hayman WR, Leuthner SR, Laventhal NT, Brousseau DC, Lagatta JM) J Perinatol 2015 Dec;35(12):1020-6 PMID: 26468935 PMCID: PMC4821466 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84948106515 10/16/2015       6 Citations
  • Borderline viability: controversies in caring for the extremely premature infant. (Leuthner SR) Clin Perinatol 2014 Dec;41(4):799-814 PMID: 25459775 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84911008144 12/03/2014       21 Citations
  • Selected persistent organic pollutants in human placental tissue from the United States. (National Children’s Study Placenta Consortium, Nanes JA, Xia Y, Dassanayake RMAPS, Jones RM, Li A, Stodgell CJ, Walker C, Szabo S, Leuthner S, Durkin MS, Moye J, Miller RK) Chemosphere 2014 Jul;106:20-27 PMID: 24485817 PMCID: PMC3966927 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84896547894 02/04/2014       25 Citations
  • Risk, respect for persons, and informed consent in comparative effectiveness research. (Spellecy R, Leuthner S, Farrell M) Am J Bioeth 2013;13(12):46-8 PMID: 24256539 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84889652053 11/22/2013       3 Citations
  • When life-sustaining treatment is withdrawn and the patient doesn't die. (Kutzsche S, Partridge JC, Leuthner SR, Lantos JD) Pediatrics 2013 Nov;132(5):893-7 PMID: 24101767 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84887048120 10/09/2013       10 Citations
  • Community outreach and engagement strategies from the Wisconsin Study Center of the National Children's Study. (Riesch SK, Ngui EM, Ehlert C, Miller MK, Cronk CA, Leuthner S, Strehlow M, Hewitt JB, Durkin MS) Public Health Nurs 2013 May;30(3):254-65 PMID: 23586770 PMCID: PMC4033519 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84876442791 04/17/2013       1 Citation
  • Chronic patients, burdensome interventions and the Vietnam analogy. (Janvier A, Leuthner SR) Acta Paediatr 2013 Jul;102(7):669-70 PMID: 23581626 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84878531879 04/16/2013       8 Citations
  • Supplemental written information improves prenatal counseling: a randomized trial. (Muthusamy AD, Leuthner S, Gaebler-Uhing C, Hoffmann RG, Li SH, Basir MA) Pediatrics 2012 May;129(5):e1269-74 PMID: 22492766 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84860557853 04/12/2012    
  • Survey of neonatologists' attitudes toward limiting life-sustaining treatments in the neonatal intensive care unit. (Feltman DM, Du H, Leuthner SR) J Perinatol 2012 Nov;32(11):886-92 PMID: 22173132 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84868518956 12/17/2011       23 Citations
  • Palliative care in the neonatal-perinatal period (Toce SS, Leuthner SR, Dokken DL, Catlin AJ, Brown J, Carter BS) Palliative Care for Infants, Children, and Adolescents : A Practical Handbook 2011:345-386 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84902238384 12/01/2011    
  • Maternal-fetal intervention and fetal care centers. (American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Committee on Ethics, American Academy of Pediatrics, Committee on Bioethics) Pediatrics 2011 Aug;128(2):e473-8 PMID: 21788223 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-80051480995 07/27/2011       38 Citations
  • Whom are we comforting? An analysis of comfort medications delivered to dying neonates. (Janvier A, Meadow W, Leuthner SR, Andrews B, Lagatta J, Bos A, Lane L, Verhagen AA) J Pediatr 2011 Aug;159(2):206-10 PMID: 21353679 03/01/2011       36 Citations
  • Fetal intervention and fetal care centers (Leuthner S) Clinical Ethics in Pediatrics: A Case-Based Textbook 1 January 2011:57-62 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84923830233 01/01/2011    
  • Honoring do-not-attempt-resuscitation requests in schools. (Council on School Health and Committee on Bioethics, Murray RD, Antommaria AH) Pediatrics 2010 May;125(5):1073-7 PMID: 20421255 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-77951847120 04/28/2010       9 Citations
  • Ritual genital cutting of female minors. (Committee on Bioethics, Davis DS) Pediatrics 2010 May;125(5):1088-93 PMID: 20421257 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-77951831340 04/28/2010       37 Citations
  • Children as hematopoietic stem cell donors. (American Academy of Pediatrics. Committee on Bioethics) Pediatrics 2010 Feb;125(2):392-404 PMID: 20100753 PMCID: PMC3017470 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-76049086709 01/27/2010       67 Citations
  • Policy statement--Physician refusal to provide information or treatment on the basis of claims of conscience. (Committee on Bioethics) Pediatrics 2009 Dec;124(6):1689-93 PMID: 19948636 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-71949104691 12/02/2009       38 Citations
  • Policy statement--Pediatrician-family-patient relationships: managing the boundaries. (Committee on Bioethics) Pediatrics 2009 Dec;124(6):1685-8 PMID: 19948635 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-71949096165 12/02/2009       19 Citations
  • Impact of prematurity and co-morbidities on feeding milestones in neonates: a retrospective study. (Jadcherla SR, Wang M, Vijayapal AS, Leuthner SR) J Perinatol 2010 Mar;30(3):201-8 PMID: 19812589 PMCID: PMC2829105 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-77649182959 10/09/2009       110 Citations
  • Categorizing neonatal deaths: a cross-cultural study in the United States, Canada, and The Netherlands. (Verhagen AA, Janvier A, Leuthner SR, Andrews B, Lagatta J, Bos AF, Meadow W) J Pediatr 2010 Jan;156(1):33-7 PMID: 19772968 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-72049100665 09/24/2009       108 Citations
  • Clinical report--Forgoing medically provided nutrition and hydration in children. (Diekema DS, Botkin JR, Committee on Bioethics) Pediatrics 2009 Aug;124(2):813-22 PMID: 19651596 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-67749101918 08/05/2009       91 Citations
  • Feeding abilities in neonates with congenital heart disease: a retrospective study. (Jadcherla SR, Vijayapal AS, Leuthner S) J Perinatol 2009 Feb;29(2):112-8 PMID: 18818664 PMCID: PMC3799769 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-59549099402 09/27/2008       69 Citations
  • Futility: interpretation and usefulness in clinical practice. (Leuthner SR) Health Matrix Clevel 2008;18(2):245-59 PMID: 19739568 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-77953469250 07/01/2008       2 Citations
  • Can Rule-Based Ethics Help in the NICU? (Leuthner SR, Lorenz JM) Virtual Mentor 2008 Oct 01;10(10):625-34 PMID: 23211802 01/01/2008    
  • Gavels in the nursery: an Appellate Court shuts out parents and physicians from care decisions. (Lang KR, Leuthner S, Derse AR) Ann Health Law 2007;16(2):263-90, table of content PMID: 17982824 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-38449116726 11/07/2007       3 Citations
  • Palliative care for the family carrying a fetus with a life-limiting diagnosis. (Munson D, Leuthner SR) Pediatr Clin North Am 2007 Oct;54(5):787-98, xii PMID: 17933623 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-35148846951 10/16/2007       68 Citations
  • Professionalism in pediatrics. (Fallat ME, Glover J, American Academy of Pediatrics, Committee on Bioethics) Pediatrics 2007 Oct;120(4):e1123-33 PMID: 17908731 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-35048892893 10/03/2007       29 Citations
  • Professionalism in pediatrics: statement of principles. (American Academy of Pediatrics, Committee on Bioethics, Fallat ME, Glover J) Pediatrics 2007 Oct;120(4):895-7 PMID: 17908776 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-35148818686 10/03/2007       41 Citations
  • Fetal Concerns Program: a model for perinatal palliative care. (Leuthner S, Jones EL) MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 2007 Sep-Oct;32(5):272-8 PMID: 17728587 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-34548324518 08/31/2007       59 Citations
  • Psychological distress in parents of children with severe congenital heart disease: the impact of prenatal versus postnatal diagnosis. (Brosig CL, Whitstone BN, Frommelt MA, Frisbee SJ, Leuthner SR) J Perinatol 2007 Nov;27(11):687-92 PMID: 17717519 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-35648958695 08/25/2007       77 Citations
  • Infant end-of-life care: the parents' perspective. (Brosig CL, Pierucci RL, Kupst MJ, Leuthner SR) J Perinatol 2007 Aug;27(8):510-6 PMID: 17443196 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-34547527832 04/20/2007       101 Citations
  • Assent for treatment: clinician knowledge, attitudes, and practice. (Lee KJ, Havens PL, Sato TT, Hoffman GM, Leuthner SR) Pediatrics 2006 Aug;118(2):723-30 PMID: 16882829 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-33748415225 08/03/2006       40 Citations
  • The National Children's Study Waukesha County, Wisconsin Vanguard Center. (Hewitt JB, Leuthner SR, Weiss M, Whelan D, Athey L, McElroy JA, Durkin MS, Cronk CE) WMJ 2006 Mar;105(2):55-8 PMID: 16628977 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-33645243621 04/25/2006    
  • The National Children's Study and the children of Wisconsin. (Trasande L, Cronk CE, Leuthner SR, Hewitt JB, Durkin MS, McElroy JA, Anderson HA, Landrigan PJ) WMJ 2006 Mar;105(2):50-4 PMID: 16628976 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-33645216558 04/25/2006       11 Citations
  • Covert video surveillance in pediatric care: the fiduciary relationship with a child. (Leuthner SR) J Clin Ethics 2004;15(2):173-5 PMID: 15481168 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-7044241104 10/16/2004    
  • Fetal palliative care. (Leuthner SR) Clin Perinatol 2004 Sep;31(3):649-65 PMID: 15325543 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-4344663856 08/25/2004       46 Citations
  • Palliative care of the infant with lethal anomalies. (Leuthner SR) Pediatr Clin North Am 2004 Jun;51(3):747-59, xi PMID: 15157596 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-2442428188 05/26/2004       42 Citations
  • Low Apgar scores and the definition of birth asphyxia. (Leuthner SR, Das UG) Pediatr Clin North Am 2004 Jun;51(3):737-45 PMID: 15157595 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-2442419605 05/26/2004       56 Citations
  • Preparing the neonate for transport. (Das UG, Leuthner SR) Pediatr Clin North Am 2004 Jun;51(3):581-98, vii PMID: 15157586 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-2442457577 05/26/2004       9 Citations
  • Where infants die: examination of place of death and hospice/home health care options in the state of Wisconsin. (Leuthner SR, Boldt AM, Kirby RS) J Palliat Med 2004 Apr;7(2):269-77 PMID: 15130205 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-1942446006 05/08/2004       31 Citations
  • The ethics of withholding/withdrawing nutrition in the newborn. (Carter BS, Leuthner SR) Semin Perinatol 2003 Dec;27(6):480-7 PMID: 14740946 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0346394860 01/27/2004       49 Citations
  • Artificial hydration and nutrition in the neonate ethical issues (Leuthner SR, Carter BS) Perinatal Nutrition: Optimizing Infant Health and Development 1 January 2004:347-362 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-34548333471 01/01/2004    
  • Genitopatellar syndrome: expanding the phenotype. (Lifchez CA, Rhead WJ, Leuthner SR, Lubinsky MS) Am J Med Genet A 2003 Sep 15;122A(1):80-3 PMID: 12949978 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0042819648 09/02/2003       15 Citations
  • The impact of abnormal fetal echocardiography on expectant parents' experience of pregnancy: a pilot study. (Leuthner SR, Bolger M, Frommelt M, Nelson R) J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 2003 Jun;24(2):121-9 PMID: 12854396 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0038208309 07/12/2003       33 Citations
  • Decision making in the NICU--strategies, statistics, and "satisficing". (Carter BS, Leuthner SR) Bioethics Forum 2002;18(3-4):7-15 PMID: 12744265 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0038283986 05/15/2003       11 Citations
  • New videos discuss ethical dilemmas in neonatal intensive care. (Catlin A, Leuthner S) Pediatr Nurs 2000 Mar-Apr;26(2):193-4 PMID: 12026275 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0034160761 05/25/2002       1 Citation
  • Infertility treatment and neonatal care: the ethical obligation to transcend specialty practice in the interest of reducing multiple births. (White GB, Leuthner SR) J Clin Ethics 2001;12(3):223-30 PMID: 11789065 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0035469150 01/16/2002       4 Citations
  • Ethical challenges in the care of the shaken baby (Leuthner SR) Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment and Trauma 2001;5(1):341-347 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0035176897 12/10/2001    
  • Should a bioethics consultant assume the care of a patient when the attending physician refuses to honor the request of the patient's surrogate, who recommends that life-sustaining treatment be withdrawn? Yes. (Leuthner S) HEC Forum 1999 Sep;11(3):279-80 PMID: 11556378 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0032781584 09/15/2001    
  • End-of-life care for neonates and infants: the experience and effects of a palliative care consultation service. (Pierucci RL, Kirby RS, Leuthner SR) Pediatrics 2001 Sep;108(3):653-60 PMID: 11533332 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0034876435 09/05/2001       114 Citations
  • Decisions regarding resuscitation of the extremely premature infant and models of best interest. (Leuthner SR) J Perinatol 2001 Apr-May;21(3):193-8 PMID: 11503107 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0034871437 08/15/2001       51 Citations
  • Experience with neonatal palliative care consultation at the Medical College of Wisconsin-Children's Hospital of Wisconsin. (Leuthner SR, Pierucci R) J Palliat Med 2001;4(1):39-47 PMID: 11291393 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0035064555 04/09/2001       35 Citations
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation of the newborn. An update. (Leuthner SR, Jansen RD, Hageman JR) Pediatr Clin North Am 1994 Oct;41(5):893-907 PMID: 7936779 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0028063463 10/01/1994       13 Citations
  • Last update: 03/29/2021