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Table 3 Included manuscripts for revision

From: Vitamin K prophylaxis in newborns

Sources Final selected manuscripts
WHO • WHO recommendations on newborn health [3]
• Pregnancy, childbirth, postpartum and newborn care: a guide for essential practice [4]
• Recommendations for management of common childhood conditions: evidence for technical update of pocket book recommendations [5]
PrevInfad • 2010 recommendations and supporting document [6]
NICE • NICE clinical guideline 2015 – Postnatal care up to 8 weeks after birth [7]
CDC • Recommendations [8]
AAP • Policy statement 2003 (reaffirmed in 2020)a [9, 10]
Cochrane Library • Ardell 2018 – Prophylactic vitamin K for the prevention of vitamin K deficiency bleeding in preterm neonates (Systematic review) [11]
• Puckett 2000 (published before 2010, but supporting evidence used for PrevInfad and WHO recommendations) [12]
Pubmed • Sankar 2016 (Systematic review) [2]
• Martín-López 2011 (Systematic review) [13]
• Löwensteyn 2019 (Cohort study) [14]
• Witt 2016 (Cohort study) [15]
• Mihatsch 2016 (ESPGHAN position paper with review of the literature and recommendations) [16]
• Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health 2015 (Review) [17]
  1. Abbreviations: AAP American Academy of Pediatrics; CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; ESPGHAN European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition; NICE National Institute for Health and Care Excellence; PrevInfad PrevInfad workgroup from the Spanish Association of Primary Care Pediatrics; USPSTF US Preventive Services Task Force; WHO World Health Organization
  2. aThe literature search was conducted on 28th June 2019 but the date of the reaffirmation of the AAP statement was added during the review process of this article