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Nadir Yehya, MD

Assistant 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
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Education:
BA (Molecular and Cell Biology)
University of California at Berkeley, 2000.
MD (Medicine)
David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, 2005.
Post-Graduate Training
Resident, Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, 2005-2008.
Fellow, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, 2008-2011.
Certifications
American Board of Pediatrics, 2008.
American Board of Pediatrics, Subboard of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 2012.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support, 2015.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support, 2015.
Advanced Trauma Life Support, 2016.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Mechanical ventilation

Description of Research Expertise

Ventilator induced lung injury

Selected Publications

Yehya N, Thomas NJ, Meyer NJ, Christie JD, Berg RA, Margulies SS: Circulating markers of endothelial and alveolar epithelial dysfunction are associated with mortality in pediatric acute respiratory distress syndrome. Intensive Care Medicine 42(7): 1137-1145, July 2016.

Yehya N, Thomas NJ, Margulies SS: Circulating nucleosomes discriminate mortality in pediatric acute respiratory distress syndrome. American Thoracic Society International Conference, San Francisco, CA May 2016.

Yeha N, Dolinay T, Thomas NJ, Howrylak JA, Margulies SS: Biomarkers of endothelial and epithelial dysfunction in adult and pediatric acute respiratory distress syndrome. American Thoracic Society International Conference, San Francisco, CA May 2016.

Yehya N, Bhalla AK, Thomas NJ, Khemani RG: Alveolar dead space fraction discriminates mortality in pediatric acute respiratory distress syndrome. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 17(2): 101-109, February 2016.

Yehya N, Thomas N, Srinivasan V: Cortisol correlates with severity of illness and poorly reflects adrenal function in pediatric ARDS. Critical Care Medicine 43(12 Suppl), December 2015 Notes: Poster Presentation at the 45th Society of Critical Care Medicine Congress Annual Meeting, February 2016, Orlando, FL

Nichols B, Ginsburg S, Kubis S, Hewlett J, Palladino A, Yehya N, Srinivasan V: Stress dose hydrocortisone use in pediatric septic shock varies and is associated with poor outcomes. Critical Care Medicine 43(12 Suppl), December 2015 Notes: Poster Presentation at the 45th Society of Critical Care Medicine Congress Annual Meeting, February 2016, Orlando, FL.

Stewart C, Yehya N, Fei L, Chima R: A multi-center study of HFOV in immunocompetent and immunocompromised children. Critical Care Medicine 45(12 Suppl), December 2015 Notes: Poster Presentation at the 45th Society of Critical Care Medicine Congress Annual Meeting, February 2016, Orlando, FL.

Yehya N. Servaes S, Thomas NJ, Nadkarni VM, Srinivasan V: Corticosteroid exposure in pediatric acute respiratory distress syndrome. Intensive Care Medicine 41(9): 1658-1666, September 2015.

Yehya N, Servaes S, Thomas NJ: Characterizing degree of lung injury in pediatric acute respiratory distress syndrome. Critical Care Medicine 43(5): 937-946, May 2015.

Yehya N, Xin Y, Oquendo Y, Cereda M, Rizi RR, Margulies SS: Cecal ligation and puncture accelerates development of ventilator-induced lung injury. American Journal of Physiology. Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology 308(5): L443-51, Mar 2015.

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Last updated: 07/18/2016
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