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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

Contact information
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

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.

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.

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 Sep 2017.

Thottathil P, Sesok-Pizzini D, Taylor J, Fiadjoe J, Vincent A, Stricker, P: Whole Blood in Pediatric Craniofacial Reconstruction Surgery. J Craniofac Surg March 2017.

Goobie S, Cladis F, Glover C, Huang H, Reddy S, Fernandez A, Zurakowski D, Stricker P, Gries H; the Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group: Safety of antifibrinolytics in cranial vault reconstructive surgery: a report from the pediatric craniofacial collaborative group. Paediatr Anaesth Page: 271-81, Mar 2017.

Stricker P, Goobie S, Cladis F, Haberkern C, Meier P, Reddy S, Nguyen T, Cai L, Polansky M, Szmuk P, Fiadjoe J, Soneru C, Falcon R, Petersen T, Kowalczyk-Derderian C, Dalesio N, Budac S, Groenewald N, Rubens D, Thompson D, Watts R, Gentry K, Ivanova I, Hetmaniuk M, Hsieh V, Collins M, Wong K, Binstock W, Reid R, Poteet-Schwartz K, Gries H, Hall R, Koh J, Bannister C, Sung W, Jain R, Fernandez A, Tuite GF, Ruas E, Drozhinin O, Tetreault L, Muldowney B, Ricketts K, Fernandez P, Sohn L, Hajduk J, Taicher B, Burkhart J, Wright A, Kugler J, Barajas-DeLoa L, Gangadharan M, Busso V, Stallworth K, Staudt S, Labovsky KL, Glover CD, Huang H, Karlberg-Hippard H, Capehart S, Streckfus C, Nguyen KT, Manyang P, Martinez JL, Hansen JK, Levy HM, Brzenski A, Chiao F, Ingelmo P, Mujallid R, Olutoye OA, Syed T, Benzon H, Bosenberg A; Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group.: Perioperative Outcomes and Management in Pediatric Complex Cranial Vault Reconstruction: A Multicenter Study from the Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group. Anesthesiology Page: 276-287, Feb 2017.

Gálvez J, Simpao A, Dori Y, Gralewski K, McGill N, Rivera M, Delso N, Khan H, Rehman M, Fiadjoe J : Not Just a Pretty Face: Three-Dimensional Printed Custom Airway Management Devices. 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing September 2016.

Gurnaney H, Fiadjoe J, Levin L, Chang B, Delvalle H, Gálvez J, Rehman M: Anesthetic management of the first pediatric bilateral hand transplant. Can J Anaesth 63(6): 731-736, June 2016.

Hsu G, Taylor J, Fiadjoe J, Vincent A, Pruitt E, Bartlett S, Stricker P: Aminocaproic acid administration is associated with reduced perioperative blood loss and transfusion in pediatric craniofacial surgery. Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 60(2): 158-165, February 2016.

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