Marissa A. Brunetti, MD

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care

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Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-2572
BS (Biology)
University of Scranton, 1998.
BA (Philosophy)
University of Scranton, 1998.
MD (Medicine)
Jefferson Medical College, 2002.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Cardiac Critical Care
Congenital heart disease

Description of Other Expertise


Description of Research Expertise

ECMO, Outcomes and database research

Selected Publications

Brunetti MA, Griffis HM, O’Byrne ML, Glatz AC, Huang J, Chan T, Schumacher KR, Bailly DK, Domnina Y, Lasa JL, Moga MA, Zaccagni H, Simsic JM, Gaynor JW: Racial and ethnic variation in ECMO utilization and outcomes in pediatric cardiac ICU patients: a multicenter cohort study from the Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care Consortium Registry. American Heart Association 2022 Submitted abstract.

Ortman L, Raymond T, Brunetti MA, Himebauch A, Bhakta R, Kempka J, DiBari S, Lyden E, Lasa J. : Impact of epinephrine dose distribution on survival during extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation in children. American Heart Association 2022 Submitted abstract.

Fitzgerald J, Cates M, Moran S, Steigerwalt M, Murtaugh C, Donnelly K, Bezpalko O, McNally K, Seelhorst A, Turnbull A, Srinivasan L, Brunetti MA: Safety stand down: using QI tools to respond to bloodstream infections in the CICU. Oral and poster presentation. CHOP Quality and Safety Day May 2022.

Schwartz E, Fitzgerald J, Steigerwalt M, Moran S, Brunetti MA: Reducing the CICU CLABSI rate through the use of a novel dashboard. CHOP Quality and Safety Day May 2022.

Brunetti MA, Gaynor JW, Zhang W, Bush LR, Banerjee M, Pasquali SK, Gaies M: Hospital variation in post-operative cardiac ECMO use and relationship to post-operative mortality. Submitted manuscript. Revising manuscript 2022.

Brunetti MA, Mascio CE, O’Connor MJ. : ECMO as a Bridge to Heart Transplant. Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation: An Interdisciplinary Problem Based Learning Approach. Maybauer MO (eds.). Oxford University Press, 2022.

Finnegan L, Rintoul N, Ades A, Naim M, Brunetti MA, Srinivasan L: Early-onset sepsis and antibiotic exposure among neonates with complex congenital anomalies. American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference October 2021.

Adair A, Mascio CE, Brunetti MA, Rogers L, Williams T, Kozyak B: Use of veno-venous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation to support hypoxemia in a patient with interrupted aortic arch and isolated right pulmonary artery. CHOP Cardiology Conference February 2021.

Peer reviewer: National Neonatology Curriculum Video distribution. Glass K and Zenge J (eds.). 2021.

Payton KSE, Brunetti MA: Antibiotic Stewardship in Pediatrics. Advances in Pediatrics 2021.

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