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Ignacio E. Tapia, MD

Ignacio E. Tapia, MD

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
CTRB, office 11403
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-426-5842
University of Concepcion, Chile, 1993.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Pediatric pulmonology
Pediatric sleep disorders
Technology dependent children

Description of Research Expertise

Physiopathology of Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in Pediatrics

Selected Publications

Tapia IE, Marcus CL: “Infant scoring: the force awakens”: Commentary on Grigg-Damberger. The Visual Scoring of Sleep in Infants 0 to 2 Months of Age. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine In press, 2016.

Biggs SN, Meltzer LJ, Tapia IE, Traylor J, Nixon GM, Horne RSC, Doyle LW, Asztalos E, Mindell JA, Marcus CL: Sleep/wake patterns and parental perceptions of sleep in children born preterm. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine In press, 2016.

Schwab RJ, Kim C, Bagchi S, Keenan BT, Comyn FL, Wang S, Tapia IE, Huang S, Traylor J, Torigian DA, Bradford RM, Marcus CL.: Understanding the anatomic basis for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in adolescents. American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine 191(11): 1295-309, Jun 2015.

Busch DR, Lynch JM, Winters ME, Newland JJ, Cornaglia MA, Samuel JM,Matthews EC, Licht DJ, Marcus CL, Yodh AG, Tapia IE: Cerebral blood flow response to hypercapnia in children with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome. SLEEP 38: A350, June 2015.

Schwab RJ, Kim C, Bagchi S, Keenan BT, Comyn FL, Tapia IE, Huang S, Traylor J, Torigian D, Bradford RM, Marcus CL.: Understanding the Anatomic Basis for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome in Adolescents. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 191(11): 1295-309, June 2015.

Tapia IE, Traylor J, Shults J, Doyle LW, Costantini L, Nixon GM,Bradford RM, Marcus CL: Perinatal risks factors associated with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in school-aged children born prematurely. SLEEP 38: A349, June 2015.

Tapia IE: How do I best evaluate the snoring child? Curbside Consultation in Pediatric Sleep Disorders: 49 Clinical Questions. Aaron Chidekel, MD (eds.). Slack Incorporated, Page: 151-154, 2015.

Tapia, I. E., McDonough, J. M., Huang, J., Marcus, C. L., Gallagher, P. R., Shults, J., Davenport, P. W.: Respiratory cortical processing to inspiratory resistances during wakefulness in children with the obstructive sleep apnea syndrome. J Appl Physiol (1985) 118(4): 400-7, 2015.

Tapia, I. E., Shults, J., Doyle, L. W., Nixon, G. M., Cielo, C. M., Traylor, J., Marcus, C. L.: Perinatal Risk Factors Associated With the Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome in School-Aged Children Born Preterm. Sleep 2015.

Busch, D. R., Lynch, J.M., Winters, M.E., McCarthy, A.L., Newland, J.J., Ko, T., Cornaglia, M. A., Radcliffe, J., McDonough, J.M., Samuel, J., Matthews, E.C., Xiao, R., Yodh, A.G., Marcus, C.L., Licht, D. J., Tapia, I. E.: Cerebral Blood Flow Response to Hypercapnia in Children with Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome. Sleep In press, 2015.

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