Ramesh Kodavatiganti, MD

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-7769
Fax: 215-590-5824
MBBS (Medicine)
M.K.C.G. Medical College, Berhamour, Orissa, India, 1983.
MD (Anesthesiology)
Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India, 1989.
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Selected Publications

Adler, Adam C & Kodavatiganti, R: Mechanical Support with Impella during Malignant Arrhythmia Ablation: a case report on the growing trend in the Electrophysiology Laboratory. Anesthesia & Analgesia 8(11): 282-285, June 2017.

Adler, A & Kodavatiganti, R: Manuscript ID ECHO-2016-0139 entitled "Kawasaki Disease and Giant Coronary Artery Aneurysms; The Role of Echocardiography from Diagnosis Through Follow-up." accepted for publication March 2016, Echocardiography Journal. Navin C Nanda,MD Editor-in-Chief (eds.). 2016.

Adler,A & Kodavatiganti,R: MS#: AA-D-16-00202R1 "Kawasaki Disease with giant coronary aneurysms requiring a ventricular assist device to separate from ECMO: Coronary issues can be a pediatric problem too!" Accepted for publication MArch 2016, Anesthesia & Analgesia. Hans-Joachim Priebe, MD Executive Section Editor Anesthesia & Analgesia (eds.). LWW, 2016.

Robert SM, Kodavatiganti R, Hovord DG Sathishkumar S: Ventricular Assist Devices and Non-Cardiac Surgery. BMC Anesthesiology 2015 Notes: http://www.biomedcentral.com/imedia/1970168201634345_article.pdf (1539K).

Kodavatiganti R, Rosaano J, McGowan FX: Pediatric Ventricular Assist Devices. 2013 Monograph: Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists Kane High, MD, MS, Juan N. Pulido MD (eds.). Page: 124, Chapter 13, 2014.

Sathishkumar S, Kodavatiganti R, Plummer S, High K: Perioperative management of a patient with an axial-flow rotary ventricular assist device for laparoscopic ileo-colectomy. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 28 (1): 101-105, 2012.

Sadeghi A, Brevetti GR, Kim S, Burack JH, Genovese MH, Distant DA, Kodavatiganti R, Lowery RC: Acute massive pulmonary embolism: role of the cardiac surgeon. Texas Heart Institute Journal 32 (3): 430-434, 2005.

Xu P, Wang J, Kodavatiganti R, Zeng Y, Kass IS: Activation of protein C kinase contributes to the isoflurane: Induced improvement of functional and metabolic recovery in isolated ischemic rat hearts. Anesthesia and Analgesia 99 (4): 993-1000, 2004.

Xu P, Wang J, Kodavatiganti R, Kass IS: Protective effects of isoflurane on isolated ischemic reperfused hearts from normotensive and spontaneously hypertensive rats: The role of nitric oxide. American Society of Anesthesiologists 99: A638, 2003.

Kodavatiganti R, Wang J, Xu P, Kass IS: Activation of muscarinic receptors are involved in the mechanism by which isoflurane protects isolated ischemic reperfused hearts from normotensive and spontaneously hypertensive rats. American Society of Anesthesiologists 99: 99, 2003.

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