Maria Victoria Fraga, MD

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Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Neonatology, 2 Main, Room 2NW13
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2674264977
Education:
MD
University of Buenos Aires Medical School, 1999.
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Selected Publications

Laje P, Fraga MV, Peranteau WH, Hedrick HL, Khalek N, Gebb JS, Moldenhauer JS, Johnson MP, Flake AW, Adzick NS: Complex gastroschisis: Clinical spectrum and neonatal outcomes at a referral center. Journal of Pediatric Surgery Mar 2018 Notes: pii: S0022-3468(18)30194-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2018.03.011. [Epub ahead of print]

Fraga MV, Laje P, Peranteau WH, Hedrick HL, Khalek N, Gebb JS, Moldenhauer JS, Johnson MP, Flake AW, Adzick, NS: The influence of gestational age, mode of delivery and abdominal wall closure method on the surgical outcome of neonates with uncomplicated gastroschisis. Pediatric Surgery International. Springer Nature, February 2018 Notes: published online February 7, 2018; https://doi.org/10.1007/s00383-018-4233-5.

Lakshminrusimha S, Keszler M, Kirpalani H, Van Meurs K, Chess P, Ambalavanan N, Yoder B, Fraga MV, Hedrick H, Lally KP, Nelin L, Cotten M, Klein J, Guilford S, Williams A, Chaudhary A, Gantz M, Gabrio J, Chowdhury D, Zaterka-Baxter K, Das A, Higgins RD: Milrinone in congenital diaphragmatic hernia - a randomized pilot trial: study protocol, review of literature and survey of current practices. Matern Health Neonatol Perinatol 3(27), November 2017 Notes: doi: 10.1186/s40748-017-0066-9; eCollection 2017.

Watterberg KL, Fernandez E, Walsh MC, Truog WE, Stoll BH, Sokol GM, Kennedy KA, Fraga MV, Beauman SS, Carper B, Das A, Duncan AF, Buss WF, Gauldin C, Lacy CB, Sanchez PJ, Chawla S, Lakshminrusimha S, Cotton CM, Van Meurs KP, Poindexter BB, Bell EF, Carlo WA, Devaskar U, Wyckoff MH, Higgins RD for the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Neonatal Research Network : Barriers to enrollment in a randomized controlled trial of hydrocortisone for cardiovascular insufficiency in term and late preterm newborn infants. Journal of Perinatology September 2017 Notes: Journal of Perinatology advance online publication, 7 September 2017; doi:10.1038/jp.2017.131.

Fraga MV, Laje P, Peranteau WH, Hedrick HL, Flake AW, Adzick NA: The influence of gestational age, mode of delivery and abdominal wall closure method on the outcome of neonates with uncomplicated gastroschisis Platform presentation, poster presentation, British Association of Paedriatric Surgeons 64th Annual Congress, London, England July 2017.

Ansems SM, Kirpalani H, Fraga MV, Zhang H, Dysart K, Jensen EA: Utility of Brain Natriuretic Peptide as a Prognostic Marker in Preterm Infants with Severe Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia. Poster Presentation, Society for Pediatric Research, San Francisco, CA May 2017.

Fraga MV, Brandsma E, Stoller JZ: Implementation of a Neonatology Point-of-Care Ultrasound Training Program in a Large Academic Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Poster presentation, Society for Pediatric Research, San Francisco, CA May 2017.

Tkach E, Carroll JM, Correale C, Padula M, Stoller JZ, Dysart K, Fraga MV, Soorikian L, Tyler L, Munson DA, Clifford P, Sillers L, Chuo J: Reducing Inhaled Nitric Oxide Use in Pulmonary Hypertension of the Newborn: A Quality Improvement Value Project. Poster presentation, Society for Pediatric Research, San Francisco, CA May 2017.

Gaulton JS, Gordon SM, Stoller JZ, Fraga MV, Nawab US, Chuo J: Use of Ultrasound to confirm central venous line position decreases number of x-rays and line manipulations in the neonatal intensive care unit. Poster presentation, Society for Pediatric Research, San Francisco, CA May 2017.

Stoller JZ, Fraga MV: Dynamic ultrasound-guided lumbar puncture in the neonatal intensive care unit. Poster presentation, Society for Pediatric Research, San Francisco, CA May 2017.

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