Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 A prospective investigation of interleukin-8 levels in pediatric acute respiratory failure and acute respiratory distress syndromeCritical Care.  23. 2019
2019 Neonatal and Paediatric Heart and Renal Outcomes Network: Design of a multi-centre retrospective cohort studyCardiology in the Young.  29:511-518. 2019
2019 Use of magnetic resonance imaging in severe pediatric traumatic brain injury: Assessment of current practiceJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  23:471-479. 2019
2019 Sedation Management for Critically Ill Children with Pre-Existing Cognitive ImpairmentJournal of Pediatrics.  206:204-211.e1. 2019
2019 Positive airway pressure versus high-flow nasal cannula for prevention of extubation failure in infants after congenital heart surgeryPediatric Critical Care Medicine.  20:149-157. 2019
2019 Aspiration After Congenital Heart SurgeryPediatric Cardiology2019
2019 Perioperative serum albumin and its influence on clinical outcomes in neonates and infants undergoing cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass: A multi-centre retrospective studyCardiology in the Young2019
2018 Impact of Hemolysis on Acute Kidney Injury and Mortality in Children Supported with Cardiac Extracorporeal Membrane OxygenationJournal of Extra-corporeal Technology.  50:217-224. 2018
2018 Age and Mortality in Pediatric Severe Traumatic Brain Injury: Results from an International StudyNeurocritical Care.  28:302-313. 2018
2018 Does extracorporeal membrane oxygenation improve survival in pediatric acute respiratory failure?American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.  197:1177-1186. 2018
2018 Furosemide response predicts acute kidney injury after cardiac surgery in infants and neonatesPediatric Critical Care Medicine.  19:310-317. 2018
2018 Correction to: Routine Sildenafil Does Not Improve Clinical Outcomes After Fontan Operation (Pediatr Cardiol, (2017), 38, (1703-1708), 10.1007/s00246-017-1716-4)Pediatric Cardiology.  39:644-645. 2018
2017 Routine Sildenafil Does Not Improve Clinical Outcomes After Fontan OperationPediatric Cardiology.  38:1703-1708. 2017
2017 Challenges and opportunities for pediatric severe TBI—review of the evidence and exploring a way forwardChild's Nervous System.  33:1663-1667. 2017
2017 Impact of contrast exposure from computed tomography angiography on acute kidney injury after neonatal cardiopulmonary bypass surgeryCongenital Heart Disease.  12:540-545. 2017
2017 The authors replyPediatric Critical Care Medicine.  18:605-606. 2017
2017 Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Parental Refusal of Consent in a Large, Multisite Pediatric Critical Care Clinical TrialJournal of Pediatrics.  184:204-208.e1. 2017
2017 Central Venous to Arterial C o 2 Difference after Cardiac Surgery in Infants and Neonates∗Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.  18:228-233. 2017
2017 Adrenal insufficiency in neonates after cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypassPediatric Anesthesia.  27:77-84. 2017
2016 Distal Superficial Femoral Vein Cannulation for Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter Placement in Infants with Cardiac DiseaseCongenital Heart Disease.  11:733-740. 2016
2016 Early Postoperative Albumin Administration Contributes to Morbidity After the Fontan OperationPediatric Cardiology.  37:1278-1283. 2016
2016 Novel, Long-axis In-plane Ultrasound-Guided Pericardiocentesis for Postoperative Pericardial Effusion DrainagePediatric Cardiology.  37:1328-1333. 2016
2016 ReplyAmerican Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.  194:522. 2016
2016 Reply: It Is Too Early to Say No Place for High-Frequency Oscillatory Ventilation in Children with Respiratory Failure.American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.  194:522. 2016
2016 Decreasing IV potassium in pediatric cardiac intensive care: Quality improvement projectPediatric Critical Care Medicine.  17:772-778. 2016
2016 ReplyAmerican Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.  193:1068-1069. 2016
2016 Reply: Do We Really Know How to Use High-Frequency Oscillatory Ventilation in Critically Ill Children?American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.  193:1068-1069. 2016
2016 Smaller circuits for smaller patients: improving renal support therapy with Aquadex™Pediatric Nephrology.  31:853-860. 2016
2016 The authors replyPediatric Critical Care Medicine.  17:476. 2016
2016 Early high-frequency oscillatory ventilation in pediatric acute respiratory failure: A propensity score analysisAmerican Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.  193:495-503. 2016
2016 Patterns of Sedation Weaning in Critically Ill Children Recovering From Acute Respiratory FailurePediatric Critical Care Medicine.  17:19-29. 2016
2015 Postoperative hydrocortisone infusion reduces the prevalence of low cardiac output syndrome after neonatal cardiopulmonary bypassPediatric Critical Care Medicine.  16:629-636. 2015
2015 Balloon Angioplasty for the Treatment of Left Innominate Vein Obstruction Related Chylothorax after Congenital Heart SurgeryCongenital Heart Disease.  10:E155-E163. 2015
2015 Anti-Xa directed protocol for anticoagulation management in children supported with extracorporeal membrane oxygenationASAIO Journal.  61:339-344. 2015
2014 Central Venous Lines Are a Risk Factor for Chylothorax in Infants After Cardiac SurgeryWorld Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery.  5:522-526. 2014
2014 Peritoneal dialysis: An alternative modality of fluid removal in neonates requiring extracorporeal membrane oxygenation after cardiac surgeryJournal of Extra-corporeal Technology.  46:157-161. 2014
2014 Prophylactic Peritoneal Dialysis Following Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Children Is Associated with Decreased Inflammation and Improved Clinical OutcomesCongenital Heart Disease.  9:106-115. 2014
2014 Ultrasound-versus landmark-guided femoral catheterization in the pediatric catheterization laboratory: A randomized-controlled trialPediatric Cardiology.  35:1246-1252. 2014
2013 Successful continuous renal replacement therapy using two single-lumen catheters in neonates and infants with cardiac diseasePediatric Nephrology.  28:2383-2387. 2013
2013 Differences in medical therapy goals for children with severe traumatic brain injury - An international studyPediatric Critical Care Medicine.  14:811-818. 2013
2013 Inferior vena cava oxygen saturation monitoring after the Norwood procedureAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  95:2114-2121. 2013
2012 Side-arm grafts for femoral extracorporeal membrane oxygenation cannulationAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  94. 2012
2012 Ultrasound-guided femoral vein catheterization in neonates with cardiac diseasePediatric Critical Care Medicine.  13:654-659. 2012
2012 Early initiation of arginine vasopressin infusion in neonates after complex cardiac surgeryPediatric Critical Care Medicine.  13:300-304. 2012
2012 Implantation of the HeartWare HVAD in a child after a recent thromboembolic strokeAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  93:977-978. 2012
2012 Postoperative Serum Cortisol Concentration and Adrenal Insufficiency in Neonates Undergoing Open-Heart SurgeryWorld Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery.  3:214-220. 2012
2011 Pediatric mechanical ventilationMinerva Pediatrica.  63:411-424. 2011
2011 Factors associated with pediatric critical care attending follow-up with families after the death of a patient: A national survey with an experimental designPediatric Critical Care Medicine.  12:622-627. 2011
2010 Surfactant treatment for congenital heart disease patients with acute respiratory distress syndromeCongenital Heart Disease.  5:624-628. 2010
2010 Patient position during lumbar puncture has no meaningful effect on cerebrospinal fluid opening pressure in childrenJournal of Child Neurology.  25:616-619. 2010
2008 Patency of internal jugular vein following repair after ECMO stabilization prior to Berlin heart implantation: Utility of repaired vein for subsequent cardiac catheterization and biopsyCongenital Heart Disease.  3:411-414. 2008
2008 Physicians' contact with families after the death of pediatric patients: A survey of pediatric critical care practitioners' beliefs and self-reported practicesPediatrics.  122. 2008

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, 2000
  • UAB Hospital, Internship 2002
  • UAB Hospital, Residency 2004
  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2007
  • Full Name

  • Santiago Borasino