Vijay Srinivasan, MD

Vijay Srinivasan, MD,  is an attending physician in the Division of Critical Care Medicine at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Endocrine dysfunction in critically ill children, Nutrition and Metabolism
Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Background

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  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    All-India Institute of Medical Sciences, India


    Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Md.


    The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa.

    Board Certification

    American Board of Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics/Pediatric Critical Care

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Physician, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

    Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, Critical Care and Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Departments and Services
  • Publications


    Sutton RM, Niles D, Nysaether J, Stavland M, Thomas M, Ferry S, Bishnoi R, Litman R, Allen J, Srinivasan V, Berg RA, Nadkarni VM. Effect of residual leaning force on intrathoracic pressure during mechanical ventilation in children. Resuscitation. 2010 Jul;81(7):857-60. Epub 2010 Apr 20. See Pub Med

    Kilbaugh TJ, Srinivasan V, Berg RA, Nadkarni VM. Propensity, prophecy, and perplexity: does in-hospital extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation really make a difference? Resuscitation. 2010 Jul;81(7):786-7. Epub 2010 Jun 9. No abstract available. See Pub Med.

     Srinivasan V, Nadkarni VM, Helfaer MA, Carey SM, Berg RA; American Heart Association National Registry of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Investigators.Childhood obesity and survival after in-hospital pediatric cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Pediatrics. 2010 Mar;125(3):e481-8. Epub 2010 Feb 22. Read abstract 

    Rake AJ, Srinivasan V, Nadkarni V, Kaptan R, Newth CJ. Glucose variability and survival in critically ill children: Allostasis or harm? Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2010 Jul 9. [Epub ahead of print]. Read abstract

    Roberts K, Srinivasan V, Niles DE, Eilevstjønn J, Tyler L, Boyle L, Bishnoi R, Ferry S, Nysæther J, Stavland M, Litman RS, Helfaer M, Nadkarni V. Does change in thoracic impedance measured via defibrillator electrode pads accurately detect ventilation breaths in children? Resuscitation. 2010 Nov;81(11):1544-9. Epub 2010 Aug 25. Read abstract.