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Daniela Damian, MD

Daniela Damian, MD
Job Title Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
4401 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
412-692-5260 Phone
412-692-8658 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

1996 University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Timisoara, Romania

Residency:

2014 Anesthesiology, UPMC Presbyterian, Pittsburgh, Pa.
2002 Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, University County Hospital, Timisoara, Romania 

Fellowship:

2007 Anesthesiology, UPMC Presbyterian, Pittsburgh, Pa.
2006 Pediatric Anesthesiology, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Memberships

  • European Society for Paediatric Anaesthesiology
  • International Liver Transplantation Society
  • Pennsylvania Society of Anesthesiologist
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • European Society of Anesthesiologists (ESA)
  • International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS)

Publications

  • Damian, Daniela MD; Esquenazi, Jacob; MD Duvvuri, Umamaheswar MD; Johnson, Jonas MD; Sakai, Tetsuro MD PhD. Incidence, Outcome, and Risk Factors for Postoperative Pulmonary Complications in Head and Neck Cancer Surgery Patients with Free Flap Reconstructions. Head and Neck. Under review.
  • Ibtesam Hilmi, MBCHB, FRCA, Daniela Damian, MD, Ali Al-Khafaji, MD, MPH, Raymond Planinsic MD, Charles Boucek, MD, Tetsuro Sakai, MD, PhD, Chung-Chou H. Chang, PhD, John A. Kellum, MD. Acute kidney injury following orthotopic liver transplantation; Incidence, risk factors, and effects on patient and graft outcomes. Liver Transplantation. Under review.
  • Ibtesam A Hilmi, Raymond M Planinsic, Ramona Nicolau-Raducu, Daniela Damian, Ali Al-Khafaji, Testuro Sakai, Kareem Abu-Elmagd. Isolated small bowel transplantation outcomes and the impact of immunosuppressants: Experience of a single transplant center. World Journal of Transplantation. 2013 December.

Active Research Projects / Grants

  • Anesthetic Management of Children with Moyamoya Disease undergoing Elective Revascularization
  • The incidence and risk factors for acute kidney injury in children after cadaveric liver transplantation. A retrospective chart review
  • A Comparison of Outcome Measurements in Pediatric Patients Undergoing Ostomy Closure with and without Postoperative Epidural Analgesia: a Retrospective Look
  • Plasma clotting time
  • Development of an ectopic liver swine lymph node
  • Extracorporeal machine perfusion in liver transplantation
Last Update
July 25, 2014
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