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Michael A. Padula, MD, MBI

Michael A. Padula, MD, MBI

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Neonatology
2nd Floor Main Building
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-1653
Fax: 215-590-3051
A.B. (Chemistry)
Princeton University, 1995.
M.D. (Medicine)
Jefferson Medical College, 2000.
Cert (Center for Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics)
University of Pennsylvania, 2006.
M.B.I. (Biomedical Informatics)
Oregon Health and Science University, 2012.
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Description of Research Expertise

neonatal infection, neonatal resuscitation, neurodevelopment outcome, prediction/classification models

Description of Other Expertise

informatics, standards and interoperability, terminology, databases

Selected Publications

Kahn MG, Bailey LC, Forrest CB, Padula MA, Hirschfeld S.: Building a Common Pediatric Research Terminology for Accelerating Child Health Research. Pediatrics 133(2): 1-10, February 2014.

Padula MA, Dewan ML, Shah SS, Padula AM, Srinivasan L, McGowan KL, Mahoney KR, Harris MC.: Risk Factors Associated with Lab-confirmed Bloodstream Infections in a Tertiary Intensive Care Unit. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal (accepted) 2014.

Murthy K, Savani RC, Lagatta JM, Zaniletti I, Wadhawan R, Truog W, Grover TR, ZhangH, Asselin JM, Durand DJ, Short BL, Pallotto EK, Padula MA, Dykes FD, Reber KM, and Evans JR.: Predicting Death or Tracheostomy Placement in Infants with Severe Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia. Journal of Perinatology (accepted) 2014.

Murthy K, Dykes, F, Padula MA, Pallotto EK, Reber K, Durand D, Short BL, Asselin J, Zaniletti I, and Evans J. : The Children's Hospitals Neonatal Database: An Overview of Patient Complexity, Outcomes and Variation in Care. Journal of Perinatology (accepted) 2014.

Padula MA, Grover TR, Brozanski B, Zaniletti I, Nelin LD, Asselin JM, Durand DJ, Short BL, Pallotto EK, Dykes FD, Reber KM, Evans JR, Murthy K. : Therapeutic Interventions and Short-Term Outcomes for Infants with Severe Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia Born at < 32 Weeks’ Gestation. Journal of Perinatology 33(11): 877-81, November 2013.

Srinivasan L, Shah SS, Abbasi S, Padula MA, Harris MC: Traumatic Lumbar Punctures in Infants Hospitalized in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 32(10): 1150-2, October 2013.

Natarajan G, Johnson YR, Brozanski B, Farrow KN, Zaniletti I, Padula, MA, Asselin JM, Durand DJ, Short BL, Pallotto EK, Dykes FD, Reber KM Evans JR , Murthy K: Postnatal Weight Gain in Preterm Infants with Severe Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia American Journal of Perinatology 30(5), May 2013.

Srinivasan L, Shah SS, Padula MA, Abbasi S, McGowan KL, Harris MC. : Cerebrospinal fluid reference ranges in term and preterm infants in the neonatal intensive care unit. Journal of Pediatrics 161(4): 729-34, October 2012.

Wiswell TE, Gannon CM, Jacob J, Goldsmith L, Szyld E, Weiss K, Schutzman D, Cleary GM, Filipov P, Kurlat I, Caballero CL, Abassi S, Sprague D, Ortloff C, Padula M: Delivery room management of the apparently vigorous meconium-stained neonate: Results of the multicenter, international collaborative trial. Pediatrics 105: 1-7, January 2000.

Goodman M, Padula M, Stanley C, Streletz L, Desai SA, Baumgart S, Graziani LJ, Spitzer AR.: Neurodevelopment in Neonates Surviving with Venoarterial (VA) versus Venovenous (VV) Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO). Pediatric Research. International Pediatrics Research Foundation, Inc. 43(216): 43, April 1998.

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Last updated: 03/20/2014
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