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Matthew R. Maltese, Ph.D.

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

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The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard
Abramson Research Center, Office: 907C, Lab: 912
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4399
BS (Mechanical Engineering)
University of Maryland Baltimore County , 1994.
MS (Mechanical Engineering)
Johns Hopkins University , 2003.
PhD (Bioengineering)
University of Pennsylvania , 2012.
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Selected Publications

Rodriguez SA, Sutton RM, Berg MD, Nishisaki A, Leffelman J, Meaney PA, Niles DE, Maltese MR, Berg RA, Nadkarni V: "Simplified dispatcher instructions improve bystander chest compression quality during simulated pediatric resuscitation." Resuscitation 85(1), 119-123 2014.

Sutton RM, Niles, DE, French B, Maltese MR, Leffelman J, Eilevstjonn J, Wolfe H, Nishisaki A, Meaney PA, Berg RA, Nadkarni V: "First quantitative analysis of cardiopulmonary resuscitation quality during in-hospital cardiac arrest of young children." Resuscitation 85(1): 70-74, 2014.

Maltese MR: “Pediatric medical device consortium in Philly sets out to create more innovators”. Stephanie Baum / MEDCITY News 2014.

Allison M, Kang YS, Maltese MR, Bolte J, Arbogast KB : "Validation of a helmet-based system to measure head impact biomechanics in ice hockey." Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 46(1): 115-123, 2014.

Maltese, MR: “Pediatric conditions often require pediatric-specific engineering”. Timo Roth / MEDICA.DE Magazine, Germany 2014.

Maltese MR: “Car seats to face crash-test standards”. Bill Vlasic & Cheryl Jensen / The New York Times 2014.

Mathews EA, Balasubramanian S, Seacrist T, Maltese MR, Sterner R, Arbogast KB : "Electromyography responses of pediatric and young adult volunteers in low-speed frontal impacts." J Electromyogr Kinesiol 23(5): 1206-1214, 2013.

Sutton RM, French B, Nishisaki A, Niles DE, Maltese MR, Boyle L, Stavland M, Eilevstjønn J, Arbogast KB, Berg RA, Nadkarni V: "American Heart Association cardiopulmonary resuscitation quality targets are associated with improved arterial blood pressure during pediatric cardiac arrest." Resuscitation 84(2): 168-172, 2013.

Mathews EA, Balasubramanian S, Seacrist T, Maltese MR, Arbogast KB, Kent RW, Forman J, Higuchi K, Tanji H: "Comparison of pediatric and young adult far-side head kinematics in low-speed lateral and oblique impacts." Proceedings of the 23rd Enhanced Safety of Vehicles Conference, Seoul, KR 2013.

Sutton RM, Wolfe H, Nishisaki A, Leffelman J, Niles DE, Meaney PA, Donoghue AJ, Maltese MR, Berg RA, Nadkarni V: "Pushing harder, pushing faster, minimizing interruptions… But falling short of 2010 cardiopulmonary resuscitation targets during in-hospital pediatric and adolescent resuscitation." Resuscitation 84(12): 1680-1684, 2013.

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