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Jonathan Muraskas
M.D., FAAP
  • Professor
  • Co-Medical Director, Neonatal ICU
  • Neonatology
  • Maternal/Fetal Medicine
Specialties
Medical-Legal Issues, Premature Babies, Ethical Issues, Multiple Births, Low Birth-Weight Infants, Neonatology, Premature Babies, Conjoined Twins, Perinatal Asphyxia
Board Certifications
  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine - Subspecialty Cert: AM Board of Pediatrics
  • Pediatrics - General Cert: AM Board of Pediatrics
Publications

Acute drop in blood monocyte count differentiates NEC from other causes of feeding intoleranceRemon,J.; Kampanatkosol,R.; Kaul,R. R.; Muraskas,J. K.; Christensen,R. D.; Maheshwari,A.Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association 2014 ; ( ):

The relationship between reticulated platelets, intestinal alkaline phosphatase, and necrotizing enterocolitisKampanatkosol,R.; Thomson,T.; Habeeb,O.; Glynn,L.; Dechristopher,P. J.; Yong,S.; Jeske,W.; Maheshwari,A.; Muraskas,J.Journal of pediatric surgery 2014 ;49(2):273-276

Adult outcomes of three newborns with a combined weight of 1100 grams.Minoli,I.; Castillo,P. R.; Ginsberg,H.; Muraskas,J.Journal of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 2013 ;6(1):77-81

Decreased survival in necrotizing enterocolitis is significantly associated with neonatal and maternal blood group: the AB isoagglutinin hypothesisThomson,T.; Habeeb,O.; DeChristopher,P. J.; Glynn,L.; Yong,S.; Muraskas,J.Journal of Perinatology 2012 ;32(8):626-630

Long-term follow-up of 2 newborns with a combined birth weight of 540 grams.Muraskas,J. K.; Rau,B. J.; Castillo,P. R.; Gianopoulos,J.; Boyd,L. A.Pediatrics 2012 ;129(1):e174-8

Congenital anomalies and rhabdoid tumor associated with 22q11 germline deletion and somatic inactivation of the SMARCB1 tumor suppressor.Toth,G.; Zraly,C. B.; Thomson,T. L.; Jones,C.; Lapetino,S.; Muraskas,J.; Zhang,J.; Dingwall,A. K.Genes, chromosomes & cancer 2011 ;50(6):379-388

A proposed evidence-based neonatal work-up to confirm or refute allegations of intrapartum asphyxia.Muraskas,J. K.; Morrison,J. C.Obstetrics & Gynecology 2010 ;116(2 Pt 1):261-268

Does the International Classification of Disease (ICD-9) Code Accurately Identify Neonates Who Clinically Have Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy?Vance,G. A.; Niederhauser,A.; Chauhan,S. P.; Magann,E. F.; Dahlke,J. D.; Muraskas,J. K.; Morrison,J. C.Gynecologic and obstetric investigation 2010 ;71(3):202-6

Pericardial effusion in a preterm infant resulting from umbilical venous catheter placement.Thomson,T. L.; Levine,M.; Muraskas,J. K.; El-Zein,C.Pediatric cardiology 2010 ;31(2):287-290

A novel presentation of a rare chromosome 21q22.2 deletion.Miller,A. C.; Rashid,R. M.; Muraskas,J. K.Clinical dysmorphology 2009 ;18(1):57-58

Cost of saving the tiniest lives: NICUs versus preventionMuraskas,J.; Parsi,K.American Medical Association Journal of Ethics 2008 ;10(10):655-658

The Cost of Saving the Tiniest Lives: NICUs versus PreventionMuraskas,J.; Parsi,K.The virtual mentor : VM 2008 ;10(10):655-658

Characteristic sonographic findings of hepatic erosion by umbilical vein catheters.Lim-Dunham,J. E.; Vade,A.; Capitano,H. N.; Muraskas,J.Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine 2007 ;26(5):661-666

Old school.Muraskas,J.Journal of Perinatology 2007 ;27(6):385

Multiple vascular accidents: pentalogy of Cantrell in one twin with left sided colonic atresia in the second twinRashid,R. M.; Muraskas,J. K.Journal of perinatal medicine 2007 ;35(2):162-163

Annular pancreas in identical twin newborns.Hulvat,M. C.; Kumar,R. B.; Newman,B. M.; Muraskas,J. K.Journal of pediatric surgery 2006 ;41(8):e19-21

Case 1: External ear anatomic anomaly in a newborn.Rashid,R. M.; Muraskas,J. K.Acta Paediatrica 2006 ;95(7):881

Orthopaedic implications of multiple gestation pregnancy with triplets.Bielski,R. J.; Gesell,M. W.; Teng,A. L.; Cooper,D. H.; Muraskas,J. K.Journal of pediatric orthopedics 2006 ;26(1):129-131

A small life in detail.Muraskas,J.Journal of Perinatology 2005 ;25(1):72-73

Special relationships between fetal inflammatory response syndrome and bronchopulmonary dysplasia in neonates.Mittendorf,R.; Covert,R.; Montag,A. G.; elMasri,W.; Muraskas,J.; Lee,K. S.; Pryde,P. G.Journal of perinatal medicine 2005 ;33(5):428-434

A randomized trial comparing beractant and poractant treatment in neonatal respiratory distress syndrome.Malloy,C. A.; Nicoski,P.; Muraskas,J. K.Acta Paediatrica 2005 ;94(6):779-784

Single versus weekly courses of antenatal corticosteroids in preterm premature rupture of membranesLee,M. J.; Davies,J.; Guinn,D.; Sullivan,L.; Atkinson,M. W.; McGregor,S.; Parilla,B. V.; Hanlon-Lundberg,K.; Simpson,L.; Stone,J.; Wing,D.; Ogasawara,K.; Muraskas,J.OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY 2004 ;103(2):274-281

A girl with a birth weight of 280 g, now 14 years oldMuraskas,J.; Hasson,A.; Besinger,R. E.The New England journal of medicine 2004 ;351(8):836-837

T-cell proliferative responses following sepsis in neonatal ratsDallal,O.; Ravindranath,T. M.; Choudhry,M. A.; Kohn,A.; Muraskas,J. K.; Namak,S. Y.; Alattar,M. H.; Sayeed,M. M.Biology of the neonate 2003 ;83(3):201-207

Amniotic band syndrome with significant orofacial clefts and disruptions and distortions of craniofacial structuresMuraskas,J. K.; McDonnell,J. F.; Chudik,R. J.; Salyer,K. E.; Glynn,L.Journal of pediatric surgery 2003 ;38(4):635-638

Single vs weekly courses of antenatal corticosteroids for women at risk of preterm delivery: A randomized controlled trialGuinn,D. A.; Atkinson,M. W.; Sullivan,L.; Lee,M.; MacGregor,S.; Parilla,B. V.; Davies,J.; Hanlon-Lundberg,K.; Simpson,L.; Stone,J.; Wing,D.; Ogasawara,K.; Muraskas,J.JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association 2001 ;286(13):1581-1587

Sepsis-induced alteration in T-cell Ca(2+) signaling in neonatal ratsAlattar,M. H.; Ravindranath,T. M.; Choudhry,M. A.; Muraskas,J. K.; Namak,S. Y.; Dallal,O.; Sayeed,M. M.Biology of the neonate 2001 ;80(4):300-304

Neonatal-perinatal risk factors for the development of persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn in preterm newborns.Muraskas,J. K.; Juretschke,L. J.; Weiss,M. G.; Bhola,M.; Besinger,R. E.American Journal of Perinatology 2001 ;18(2):87-91

Prophylactic treatment of endotoxic shock with monophosphoryl lipid A in newborn ratsWy,C. A.; Goto,M.; Young,R. I.; Myers,T. F.; Muraskas,J.Biology of the neonate 2000 ;77(3):191-195

Education
Medical School
  • Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
Residency
  • Loyola University Medical Center, Pediatrics
Fellowship
  • Loyola University Medical Center, Pediatrics: Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Interests
  • Fishing
  • Golf