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

Mitchell HK, Radack J, Passarella M, Lorch S, Yehya N: Contribution of Area-Level Socioeconomic Deprivation to PICU Admission and Mortality. American Thoracic Society International Conference, San Francisco, CA May 2022 Notes: Oral Presentation.

Mehta SD, Muthu N, Yehya N, Galligan M, Porter E, McGowan N, Papili K, Favatella D, Liu H, Griffis H, Bonafide CP, Sutton RM : Leveraging EHR Data to Evaluate the Association of Late Recognition of Deterioration With Outcomes. Hosp Pediatr 12(5): 447-460, May 2022.

Mistry S, Das A, Saffaran S, Yehya N, Scott TE, Chikhani M, Laffey JG, Hardman JG, Camporota L, Bates DG: Validation of at-the-bedside formulae for estimating ventilator driving pressure during airway pressure release ventilation using computer simulation. Respir Res 23(1): 101, Apr 2022.

Xin Y, Cereda M, Yehya N, Humayun S, Delvecchio P, Thompson JM, Martin K, Hamedani H, Martorano P, Duncan I, Kadlecek S, Makvandi M, Brenner JS, Rizi RR: Imatinib Alleviates Lung Injury and Prolongs Survival in Ventilated Rats. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol Page: epub ahead of print, Apr 2022.

Patel B, Thomas NJ, Yehya N: Agreement Between Peak Inspiratory Pressure in Decelerating-Flow Ventilation and Plateau Pressure in Square-Flow Ventilation in Pediatric Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. Pediatr Crit Care Med 23(3): 201-204, Mar 2022.

Faust HE, Oniyide O, Wang Y, Forker CM, Dunn T, Yang W, Lanken PN, Sims CA, Yehya N, Christie JD, Meyer NJ, Reilly JP, Mangalmurti NS, Shashaty MGS: Early Plasma Nuclear DNA, Mitochondrial DNA, and Nucleosome Concentrations Are Associated With Acute Kidney Injury in Critically Ill Trauma Patients Crit Care Explor 4(4): e0663, Mar 2022.

Gandhi CK, Thomas NJ, Meixia Y, Spear D, Fu C, Zhou S, Wu R, Keim G, Yehya N, Floros J: SNP-SNP Interactions of Surfactant Protein Genes in Persistent Respiratory Morbidity Susceptibility in Previously Healthy Children. Front Genet 13: 815727, Mar 2022.

Weaver L, Das A, Saffaran S, Yehya N, Chikhani M, Scott TE, Laffey JG, Hardman JG, Camporota L, Bates DG: Optimising respiratory support for early COVID-19 pneumonia: a computational modelling study. Br J Anaesth Page: S0007-0912(22)00130-1, Mar 2022.

Shein SL, Yehya N: Trials and tribulations in bronchiolitis. J Pediatr Page: epub ahead of print, Feb 2022.

Yehya N, Fazeliniah H, Taylor DM, Gray Lawrence G, Spruce LA, Thompson JM, Margulies SS, Seeholzer SH, Worthen GS: Differentiating septic children with and without acute respiratory distress syndrome using proteomics. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol Page: epub ahead of print, Jan 2022.

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