Carole L. Marcus

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Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Co-Program Director, Clinical and Translational Science Award, University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania
Pediatric Associate Director, Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics
Distinguished Endowed Chair in Pediatrics, Children's Hospital Of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Sleep Center
Main 9NW50
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
34th & Civic Ctr Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-426-5842
Fax: 267-426-9234
University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa, 1982.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Dr. Marcus studies the pathophysiology of childhood obstructive sleep apnea, developmental aspects of ventilatory and upper airway control, upper airway collapsibility and arousal mechanisms during sleep, and sleep-disordered breathing.

Selected Publications

Garetz SL, Mitchell RB, Parker PD, Moore RH, Rosen CL, Giordani B, Muzumdar H, Paruthi S, Elden L, Willging P, Beebe DW, Marcus CL, Chervin RD, Redline S: Quality of life and obstructive sleep apnea symptoms after pediatric adenotonsillectomy. Pediatrics 135(2): e477-86, 2015.

Koren D, Chirinos JA, Katz LE, Mohler ER, Gallagher PR, Mitchell GF, Marcus CL: Interrelationships between obesity, obstructive sleep apnea syndrome and cardiovascular risk in obese adolescents. Int J Obes (Lond) 39(7): 1086-93, 2015.

Goldstein JA, Chung C, Paliga JY, Cielo C, Marcus CL, Lioy J, Bartlett SP, Taylor JA.: Mandibular distraction osteogenesis for the treatment of neonatal tongue-based airway obstruction. J Craniofac Surg 26(3): 634-41, 2015.

Schwab RJ, Kim C, Bagchi S, Keenan BT, Comyn FL, Wang S, Tapia IE, Huang S, Traylor J, Torigian DA, Bradford RM, Marcus CL.: Understanding the anatomic basis for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in adolescents. (EDITORIAL PUBLISHED). Am J Respir Crit Care Med 191(11): 1295-309, 2015 Notes: EDITORIAL PUBLISHED.

Konstantinopoulou S, Gallagher P, Elden L, Garetz SL, Mitchell RB, Redline S, Rosen CL, Katz ES, Chervin RD, Amin R, Arens R, Paruthi S, Marcus CL: Complications of adenotonsillectomy for obstructive sleep apnea in school-aged children. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 79(2): 240-5, 2015.

Mitchell RB, Garetz S, Moore RH, Rosen CL, Marcus CL, Katz ES, Arens R, Chervin RD, Paruthi S, Amin R, Elden L, Ellenberg SS, Redline S: The use of clinical parameters to predict obstructive sleep apnea syndrome severity in children: the Childhood Adenotonsillectomy (CHAT) study randomized clinical trial. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 141(2): 130-6, 2015.

Tapia IE, McDonough JM, Huang J, Marcus CL, Gallagher PR, Shults J, Davenport PW: Respiratory cortical processing to inspiratory resistances during wakefulness in children with the obstructive sleep apnea syndrome. J Appl Physiol 118(4): 400-7, 2015.

Rosen CL, Wang R, Taylor HG, Marcus CL, Katz ES, Paruthi S, Arens R, Muzumdar H, Garetz SL, Mitchell RB, Jones D, Weng J, Ellenberg S, Redline S, Chervin RD: Utility of symptoms to predict treatment outcomes in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome. Pediatrics 135(3): e662-71, 2015.

Xanthopoulos MS, Gallagher PR, Berkowitz RI, Radcliffe J, Bradford R, Marcus CL: Neurobehavioral functioning in adolescents with and without obesity and obstructive sleep apnea. SLEEP 38(3): 401-10, 2015.

Cielo CM, Silvestre J, Paliga JT, Maguire M, Gallagher PR, Marcus CL, Taylor JA : Utility of screening for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in children with craniofacial disorders. Plast Reconstruct Surg 134(3): 434e-441e, Sept 2014.

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Last updated: 11/15/2015
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