Nadir Yehya, MD

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Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Contact information
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, 2020.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Mechanical ventilation, respiratory failure

Description of Research Expertise

Acute respiratory distress syndrome

Selected Publications

Khemani RG, Yehya N: Diagnosing Pediatric ARDS Still Requires Clinical Judgment. Chest 164(3): 568-569, Sep 2023.

Keim G, Hsu JY, Pinto NP, McSherry ML, Gula AL, Christie JD, Yehya N: Readmission Rates After Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Children. JAMA Netw Open 6(9): e2330774, Sep 2023.

Dagliati A, Strasser ZH, Hossein Abad ZS, Klann JG, Wagholikar KB, Mesa R, Visweswaran S, Morris M, Luo Y, Henderson DW, Samayamuthu MJ, Tan BWQ, Verdy G, Omenn GS, Xia Z, Bellazzi R; Consortium for Clinical Characterization of COVID-19 by EHR (4CE),; Murphy SN, Holmes JH, Estiri H; Consortium for Clinical Characterization of COVID-19 by EHR (4CE): Characterization of long COVID temporal sub-phenotypes by distributed representation learning from electronic health record data: a cohort study. EClinicalMedicine 64: 102210, Sep 2023.

Sperotto F, Gutiérrez-Sacristán A, Makwana S, Li X, Rofeberg VN, Cai T, Bourgeois FT, Omenn GS, Hanauer DA, Sáez C, Bonzel CL, Bucholz E, Dionne A, Elias MD, García-Barrio N, González TG, Issitt RW, Kernan KF, Laird-Gion J, Maidlow SE, Mandl KD, Ahooyi TM, Moraleda C, Morris M, Moshal KL, Pedrera-Jiménez M, Shah MA, South AM, Spiridou A, Taylor DM, Verdy G, Visweswaran S, Wang X, Xia Z, Zachariasse JM; Consortium for Clinical Characterization of COVID-19 by EHR (4CE); Newburger JW, Avillach P: Clinical phenotypes and outcomes in children with multisystem inflammatory syndrome across SARS-CoV-2 variant eras: a multinational study from the 4CE consortium. EClinicalMedicine 64: 102212, Sep 2023.

Gardner MM, Wang Y, Himebauch AS, Conlon TW, Graham Mlas K, Morgan RW, Feng R, Berg RA, Yehya N, Mercer-Rosa L, Topjian AA: Impaired Echocardiographic Left Ventricular Global Longitudinal Strain after Pediatric Cardiac Arrest Children is Associated with Mortality. Resuscitation Page: epub ahead of print, Aug 2023.

Chilcote D, Sriram A, Slovis J, Morgan RW, Schaubel DE, Connelly J, Berg RA, Keim G, Yehya N, Kilbaugh T, Himebauch AS: Venovenous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Initiation for Pediatric Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome With Cardiovascular Instability is Associated With an Immediate and Sustained Decrease in Vasoactive-Inotropic Scores. Pediatr Crit Care Med Page: epub ahead of print, Jul 2023.

Ishaque S, Famularo ST 3rd, Saleem AF, Siddiqui NUR, Kazi Z, Parkar S, Hotwani A, Thomas NJ, Thompson JM, Lahni P, Varisco B, Yehya N: Biomarker-Based Risk Stratification in Pediatric Sepsis From a Low-Middle Income Country. Pediatr Crit Care Med 24(7): 563-573, Jul 2023.

Himebauch AS, Yehya N, Schaubel DE, Josephson MB, Berg RA, Kawut SM, Christie JD: Poor Functional Status at the Time of Waitlist for Pediatric Lung Transplant is Associated with Worse Pre-Transplant Outcomes. J Heart Lung Transplant Page: epub ahead of print, Jul 2023.

Williams JG, Jones RL, Yunger TL, Lahni PM, Yehya N, Varisco BM: Comparison of 16 Pediatric Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome-Associated Plasma Biomarkers With Changing Lung Injury Severity. Pediatr Crit Care Med Page: epub ahead of print, Jun 2023.

Dixon CG, Thadani S, Fitzgerald JC, Akcan-Arikan A, Yehya N : Fluid Overload Precedes and Masks Cryptic Kidney Injury in Pediatric Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. Crit Care Med 51(6): 765-774, Jun 2023.

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Last updated: 09/26/2023
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