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Oscar Henry Mayer, MD

Oscar Henry Mayer, MD

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Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Division of Pulmonary Medicine
11309 Colket Center
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3501 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-425-3099
Fax: 215-590-3500
BA (Biology)
Middlebury College, 1990.
University of Pittsburgh, 1995.
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Description of Research Expertise

Chest wall mechanics
Assessment of chest wall disorders
The pulmonary manifestations of neuromuscular disease
Pediatric Pulmonary Function Testing
Pediatric Palliative Care

Description of Clinical Expertise

Treatment of chest wall and spinal disorders
Assessment of chest wall and spinal disorders
Treatment of pediatric neuromuscular disorders
Assessment of pediatric neuromuscular disorders
Pediatric Palliative Care

Selected Publications

Finkel, RS, DW Weiner, OH Mayer, JM McDonough, HB Panitch: Respiratory Muscle Function in Infants with Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 1 Pediatric Pulmonology 2014.

Rosenfeld M, J Allen, B Arets, P Aurora, S Davis, GL Hall, S Raganathan, J Stocks, R Tepper, OH Mayer, D Vilozni, et. al. : An Official American Thoracic Society Workshop Report: Optimal Lung Function Tests for Monitoring Cystic Fibrosis, Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia and Recurrent Wheezing in Children < 6 Years of Age. Annals of the American Thoracic Society 10(2): S1, April 2013.

Ren Clement L, Rosenfeld Margaret, Mayer Oscar H, Davis Stephanie D, Kloster Margaret, Castile Robert G, Hiatt Peter W, Hart Meeghan, Johnson Robin, Jones Paul, Brumback Lyndia C, Kerby Gwendolyn S: Analysis of the associations between lung function and clinical features in preschool children with cystic fibrosis. Pediatric pulmonology 47(6): 574-81, Jun 2012.

Kerby Gwendolyn S, Rosenfeld Margaret, Ren Clement L, Mayer Oscar H, Brumback Lyndia, Castile Robert, Hart Meeghan A, Hiatt Peter, Kloster Margaret, Johnson Robin, Jones Paul, Davis Stephanie D: Lung function distinguishes preschool children with CF from healthy controls in a multi-center setting. Pediatric pulmonology 47(6): 597-605, Jun 2012.

Redding GJ J-P Praud OH Mayer: Pulmonary Function Testing in Children with Restrictive Chest Wall Disorders. Pediatric Allergy, Immunology, and Pulmonology 24(2): 89, 2012.

Redding Gregory J, Mayer Oscar H: Structure-respiration function relationships before and after surgical treatment of early-onset scoliosis. Clinical orthopaedics and related research 469(5): 1330-4, May 2011.

Oscar Henry Mayer, MD: Treatment of Thoracic Insufficiency Syndrome. Current Opinions in Pediatrics June 2009.

Mayer Oscar Henry: Management of thoracic insufficiency syndrome. Current opinion in pediatrics 21(3): 333-43, Jun 2009.

Mayer Oscar Henry, Redding Gregory: Early changes in pulmonary function after vertical expandable prosthetic titanium rib insertion in children with thoracic insufficiency syndrome. Journal of pediatric orthopedics 29(1): 35-8, Jan-Feb 2009.

Mayer OH, Redding G.: Early Changes in Pulmonary Function after Vertical Expandable Prosthetic Titanium Rib (VEPTR) Insertion Children with Thoracic Insufficiency Syndrome. The Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics January 2009.

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Last updated: 03/30/2014
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