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Nadir Yehya, MD

Nadir Yehya, MD

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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
34th Street and 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.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Mechanical ventilation

Description of Research Expertise

Ventilator induced lung injury

Selected Publications

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.

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.

Yehya N, Srinivasan V: Corticosteroid use in pediatric ARDS is associated with non-survival and fewer ventilator-free days. Critical Care Medicine 42(12), December 2014 Notes: Poster Presentation at the 44th Annual Critical Care Congress, Phoenix, AZ, January 2015.

Yehya N, Dominick CL, Connelly JT, Davis DH, Minneci PC, Deans KJ, McCloskey JJ, Kilbaugh TJ: High frequency percussive ventilation and bronchoscopy during extracorporeal life support in children. ASAIO Journal 60(4): 424-428, July-Aug 2014.

Yehya N, Topjian AA, Lin RJ, Berg RA, Thomas NJ, Friess SH: High frequency oscillation and airway pressure release ventilation in pediatric respiratory failure. Pediatric Pulmonology 49(7): 707-715, July 2014.

Yehya N, Topjian AA, Thomas NJ, Friess SH: Improved Oxygenation 24 Hours After Transition to Airway Pressure Release Ventilation or High-Frequency Oscillatory Ventilation Accurately Discriminates Survival in Immunocompromised Pediatric Patients With Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 15(4): e147-e156, May 2014.

Yehya N, Xin Y, Oquendo Y, Cereda M, Rizi RR, Margulies SS : Cecal Ligation And Puncture Accelerates The Progression Of Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury. American Thoracic Society International Conference May 2014.

Rizkalla Nicole A, Dominick Cheryl L, Fitzgerald Julie C, Thomas Neal J, Yehya Nadir: High-frequency percussive ventilation improves oxygenation and ventilation in pediatric patients with acute respiratory failure. Journal of Critical Care 29(2): 314, e1-7, April 2014.

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Last updated: 11/17/2015
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