Nadir Yehya

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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

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The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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.
MSCE (Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics)
University of Pennsylvania, 2018.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS)
Ventilator induced lung injury (VILI)
Mechanical ventilation

Description of Research Expertise

Ventilator induced lung injury

Selected Publications

Khemani RG, Parvathaneni K, Yehya N, Bhalla AK, Thomas NJ, Newth CJL: PEEP Lower Than the ARDS Network Protocol is Associated with Higher Pediatric ARDS Mortality. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 198(1): 77-89, July 2018.

Yehya N, Keim G, Thomas NJ: Subtypes of pediatric acute respiratory distress syndrome have different predictors of mortality Intensive Care Med Page: epud ahead of print, July 2018.

Stewart CA, Yehya N, Fei L, Chima RS: High frequency oscillatory ventilation in a cohort of children with respiratory failure. Pediatr Pulmonol 53(6): 816-823, June 2018.

Miller TP, Masino A, Yehya N, Burrows E, Grundmeier R, and Aplenc R: Natural Language Processing of Radiology Reports to Capture Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Pediatric Patients. Southeastern Pediatric Research Conference, Atlanta, GA June 2018 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Glau CL, Conlon TW, Himebauch AS, Yehya N, Weiss SL, Berg RA, Nishisaki A: Progressive Diaphragm Atrophy in Pediatric Acute Respiratory Failure. Pediatr Crit Care Med 19(5): 406-411, May 2018.

Yehya N: Ventilator-Free Days Should Be Presented as Subdistribution Hazard Ratios Using Competing Risk Regression. American Thoracic Society International Conference, San Diego, CA May 2018 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Yehya N, Thomas NJ, Khemani RG: Risk stratification using oxygenation in the first 24 hours of pediatric acute respiratory distress syndrome. Critical Care Medicine 46(4): 619-624, Apr 2018.

Zubrow ME, Thomas NJ, Friedman DF, Yehya N: RBC transfusions are associated with prolonged mechanical ventilation in pediatric acute respiratory distress syndrome. Pediatr Crit Care Med 19(2): e88-e96, February 2018.

Yehya N, Wong HR: Adaptation of a Biomarker-Based Sepsis Mortality Risk Stratification Tool for Pediatric Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. Critical Care Medicine 46(1): e9-e16, Jan 2018.

Yehya N, Thomas NJ: Clinical Endotypes of Pediatric Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. Critical Care Medicine 46(1): 560, January 2018 Notes: Annual Congress SCCM.

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Last updated: 07/06/2018
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