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John E Fiadjoe, MD

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care

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Department of Anesthesiology & Critical Care Medicine
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-3916
Fax: 215-590-1415
BS (Biomedical & Electrical Engineering )
Johns Hopkins University, 1995.
MD (Medicine)
Northwestern University, 1999.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in General Surgery, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL, 1999-2000.
Research Scholar in Urology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL, 2000-2001.
Resident in Anesthesiology, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, 2001-2004.
Fellow in Pediatric Anesthesiology, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, 2005-2006.
American Board of Anesthesiology, 2005.
American Board of Anesthesiology, Subspecialty Certification in Pediatric Anesthesiology, 2014.
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Description of Research Expertise

Difficult Pediatric Airway Management

Description of Clinical Expertise

Difficult Pediatric Airway Management
Anesthesia for Liver Transplantation
Anesthesia for Airway Surgery
Anesthesia for Major Craniofacial Reconstruction

Selected Publications

Glover C, Fernandez A, Huang H, Derderian C, Binstock W, Reid R, Dalesio N, Zhong J, Stricker P; Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group.: Perioperative outcomes and management in midface advancement surgery: a multicenter observational descriptive study from the Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group. Paediatr Anaesth Jun 2018.

Muhly W, Tan J, Hsu G, Sesok-Pizzini D, Fiadjoe J, Taylor J, Bartlett S, Stricker P: Care standardization reduces blood donor exposures and transfusion in complex cranial vault reconstruction. Hospital Pediatrics Jun 2018.

Basta M, Fiadjoe J, Woo A, Peeples K, Jackson O: Predicting Adverse Perioperative Events in Patients Undergoing Primary Cleft Palate Repair. The Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal Apr 2018.

Thompson DR, Zurakowski D, Haberkern CM, Stricker PA, Meier PM, Bannister C, Benzon H, Binstock W, Bosenberg A, Brzenski A, Budac S, Busso V, Capehart S, Chiao F, Cladis F, Collins M, Cusick J, Dabek R, Dalesio N, Falcon R, Fernandez A, Fernandez P, Fiadjoe J, Gangadharan M, Gentry K, Glover C, Goobie S, Gries H, Griffin A, Groenewald CB, Hajduk J, Hall R, Hansen J, Hetmaniuk M, Hsieh V, Huang H, Ingelmo P, Ivanova I, Jain R, Koh J, Kowalczyk-Derderian C, Kugler J, Labovsky K, Martinez JL, Mujallid R, Muldowney B, Nguyen KP, Nguyen T, Olutuye O, Soneru C, Petersen T, Poteet-Schwartz K, Reddy S, Reid R, Ricketts K, Rubens D, Skitt R, Sohn L, Staudt S, Sung W, Syed T, Szmuk P, Taicher B, Tetreault L, Watts R, Wong K, Young V, Zamora L; Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group.: Endoscopic Versus Open Repair for Craniosynostosis in Infants Using Propensity Score Matching to Compare Outcomes: A Multicenter Study from the Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group. Anesth Analg Mar 2018.

Laverriere E, Craig N, Napolitano N, Snyder M, Berg R, Nadkarni V, Fiadjoe, J, Nishisaki A: Videolaryngoscopy-facilitated Tracheal Intubation Coaching And Technical Debrief. Critical Care Medicine Jan 2018.

Zhang B, Gurnaney H, Stricker P, Galvez J, Isserman R, Fiadjoe J : A Prospective Observational Study of Technical Difficulty with GlideScope Guided Tracheal Intubation in Children. Anesth Analg In Press 2018.

Rosenbloom J, Menthol K, Long A, Robinson W, Peeples K, Fiadjoe J, Litman R: A limited evaluation of the association of race and anesthetic medication administration: A single‐center experience with appendectomies. Pediatric Anesthesia Nov 2017.

Rosenbloom J, Senthil K, Long A, Robinson W, Peeples K, Fiadjoe J, Litman R: A limited evaluation of the association of race and anesthetic medication administration: A single-center experience with appendectomies. Paediatr Anaesth Nov 2017.

Park R, Peyton J, Fiadjoe J, Hunyady A, Kimball T, Zurakowski D, Kovatsis P, for the PeDI Collaborative Investigators: The efficacy of GlideScope® videolaryngoscopy compared with direct laryngoscopy in children who are difficult to intubate: an analysis from the paediatric difficult intubation registry. Br J Anaesth October 2017.

Burjek N, Fiadjoe J, Nishisaki A, Jagannathan N, PeDI Investigators: Videolaryngoscopy versus fiberoptic intubation through a supraglottic airway in children with a difficult airway. An analysis from the multicenter Pediatric Difficult Intubation Registry. Anesthesiology Page: 432-440, Sep 2017.

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Last updated: 07/19/2018
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