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  1. DeRienzo C, Kinsley K.  “Whole person health finally starting to get the attention it deserves.” Invited Editorial.  Modern Healthcare.  December 2021.
  2. DeRienzo C. “How COVID-19 broke health systems and made them stronger.”  Invited Editorial.  Modern Healthcare.  April 2021.
  3. Miller L, DeRienzo C, Smith PB, Bose C, Clark R, Cotten CM, Benjamin D, Hornik C, Greenberg R. “Association between neonatal intensive care unit medication safety practices, adverse events, and death.” Journal of Perinatology. 2020 Oct;
  4. Greenberg R, Smith PB, Bose C, Clark R, Cotten MC, DeRienzo C. “National Survey of Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Medication Safety Practices.” American Journal of Perinatology. 2018 Dec; 35(14): 1419-1422.
  5. DeRienzo C. “Apply Roosevelt’s Wisdom to healthcare improvement.”  Invited Guest Commentary. Modern Healthcare. September 2018.
  6. DeRienzo C. “Technology can help restore humanity to the practice of medicine.” Invited Guest Commentary. Modern Healthcare. April 2018.
  7. DeRienzo C, Ball J, Paulus R. “Case Study – Defining “Directionality” in Quality for the Board.”  NEJM Catalyst.  December 21, 2017.
  8. DeRienzo C. “Leading Quality in Changing Times.”  NEJM Catalyst. May 31, 2017.
  9. DeRienzo C, Kohler JA, Lada E, Meanor P, Tanaka D. “Demonstrating the relationships of length of stay, cost and clinical outcomes in a simulated NICU.” Journal of Perinatology. Sept 2016. DOI:10.1038/jp.2016.128 [Epub ahead of print].
  10. Moore Z, Billings C, DeRienzo C. “Connecting National Healthcare-Associated Infection Prevention Efforts to North Carolina’s Patients.” North Carolina Medical Journal. 77(5): 1-3.
  11. DeRienzo C. “Chapter 10 – Special Neonatal Perspectives.” Pediatric Patient Safety and Quality Improvement. Frush K, Krug S. McGraw Hill: New York, 2015. Pp 205-238. Print.
  12. Cole M, DeRienzo C, Kutchibhatla M, Cotten CC, Adibe O. “Necrotizing enterocolitis and the use of loop diuretics in very low birth weight neonates.”  Am J Surg. 2016 Apr;211(4):645-8 DOI: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2015.11.015.
  13. DeRienzo C, Shaw R, Meanor P, Lada E, Ferranti J, Tanaka D. “A Discrete Event Simulation Tool to Support and Predict Hospital and Clinic Staffing.” Health Informatics Journal. 2016 Feb 29. DOI: 1460458216628314. [Epub ahead of print].
  14. DeRienzo C, Tanaka D, Lada E, Meanor P. “Creating a SimNICU: Using SAS Simulation Studio to Model Staffing Needs in Clinical Environments.”  Proceedings of the SAS Global Conference. 2014.
  15. DeRienzo C, Smith PB, Tanaka D, Bandarenko N, Campbell ML, Herman A, Goldberg R, Cotten CM. “Feeding Practices and Other Risk Factors for Developing Transfusion-Associated Necrotizing Enterocolitis.” Early Human Development. 90(5): 237–240.
  16. DeRienzo C, Horvath M, Lenfestey R, Goldberg R, Ferranti J. “Neonatal ICU Handoffs: Core Elements and Epidemiology of Errors.” Journal of Perinatology. 34: 149–152.
  17. Boggan J, Zhang T, DeRienzo C, Frush K, Andolsek K. “Shift changes for the hospital team: standardizing and evaluating transitions of care in the era of duty-hour reform.” Journal of Graduate Medical Education. 5(4): 652-657.
  18. DeRienzo C, Jolly-Graham A, Kaprielian V. “Session 12: Communication and Handoffs.” The Josie King Patient Safety Curriculum. The Josie King Foundation: Baltimore, MD. 2013.
  19. DeRienzo C. “Omphalocele and Gastroschisis.” L.I.T. (Learning in TEN) Reviews. 2013
  20. DeRienzo C. “The Duke GME Patient Safety and Quality Council.” American Journal of Medical Quality. 2012; 27 (suppl 2): 30S-31S.
  21. DeRienzo C, Frush K, Barfield ME, et al. “Handoffs in the era of duty hours reform: A focused review and strategy to address changes in the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education common program requirements.” Academic Medicine. 2012: 87(4): 403-410.
  22. DeRienzo C. “Respiratory Distress.” L.I.T. (Learning in TEN) Reviews. 2012
  23. DeRienzo C. “Necrotizing Enterocolitis.” L.I.T. (Learning in TEN) Reviews. 2012
  24. Ferranti JM, Horvath MM, Jansen J, Schellenberger P, Brown T, DeRienzo C, Ahmad A. “Using a computerized provider order entry system to meet the unique prescribing needs of children: description of an advanced dosing model.” BMC Med Inform and Decision Making. 2011, 11:14.
  25. Cook-Deegan B, DeRienzo C, et al. “Impact of gene patents and licensing practices on access to genetic testing for inherited susceptibility to cancer: Comparing breast and ovarian cancers with colon cancers.” Genetics in Medicine. 2010. 12(4): S15-S38.
  26. DeRienzo C, Squire D. “The Female Athlete.” Oxford American Handbook on Sports Medicine. Eds. Bytomski J, Moorman C. OUP: New York, 2010. Pp 519-541. Print.
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