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Rebecca S Isserman, MD

Clinical Associate of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Instructor, Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Contact information
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-756-2688
Lab: 215-590-1750
AB (Psychology)
Princeton University, 2004.
MD (Medicine)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2010.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2010-2011.
Resident in Anesthesia, University of Pennsylvania, 2011-2014.
Fellow in Pediatric Anesthesia, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2014-2015.
The American Board of Anesthesiology, 2015.
The American Board of Anesthesiology (subspecialty in Pediatric Anesthesiology), 2015.
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Selected Publications

Isserman RS, Litman RS: Developmental anatomy of the airway. Management of the Difficult Pediatric Airway: Tips, Tricks, and Evidence for Success 2018 Notes: In Press.

Isserman RS, Lockman JL: Intracranial Tumor. Review of Pediatric Anesthesia: A Problem Based Learning Approach. Cohen IT (eds.). Oxford Press, 2018 Notes: In Press.

Lin EE, Javia LR, Khalek N, Rintoul NE, Tran KM, Isserman RS, Nelson OL, Oliver ER, Hedrick HL: PRESTO as an Alternative to EXIT for the Management of the Prenatally Diagnosed Difficult Airway: A Case Series. International Fetal Medicine and Surgery Society Annual Meeting, Jackson Hole, WY October 2017 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Obsekov V, Isserman R, Galvez J, Simpao A : The significant impact of supraglottic airway devices on neck masses during magnetic resonance imaging in children: a ten-year review. Society for Pediatric Anesthesia, Austin, TX March 2017 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Isserman R, Pearsall M, Simpao A: The terrible T's: T-wave alternans, Timothy syndrome, and a two-year-old. Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Meeting, Austin, TX March 2017 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Isserman RS, Simpao AF, Schwartz AJ, Pearsall MF: T-wave Alternans and Long QT Syndrome. Anesthesiology 127(3): 567, 2017.

Isserman RS, Nelson O, Tran KM, Cai L, Polansky M, Rosenbloom JM, Goebel TK, Lin EE: Risk factors for preoperative mortality and transfusion in sacrococcygeal teratoma resections. Pediatric Anesthesia 27(7): 726-732, 2017.

Lin EE, Isserman RS, Rosenblum J, Tran KM : Preoperative predictors of intraoperative events, complications, and perioperative mortality in sacrococcygeal teratoma resections. Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Meeting, Colorado Springs, CO April 2016 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Isserman RS, Pollock AN, McGinnis S, Galvez JA, Simpao AF: The case of the vanishing neck mass: compression of prevertebral neurofibromas by a supraglottic airway device in a child. Society for Pediatric Anesthesia, Colorado Springs, CO April 2016 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Fiadjoe JE, Isserman RS, Gurnaney H, Kovatsis PG: GlideScope cobalt videolaryngoscope: mirrors and illusions. Anesthesiology 122(2): 436, Feb 2015.

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Last updated: 02/01/2018
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