Ranjit S. Chima, MD, FAAP

Academic Affiliations

Associate Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-636-4259

Fax 513-636-4267

Email ranjit.chima@cchmc.org

Critical Illness following stem cell transplantation; extracorporeal life support; venous thromboembolism; critical Illness hyperglycemia

 

MBBS: Grant Medical College, Mumbai, India, 1996.

MD: Pediatrics, University of Mumbai, Mumbai, India, 1999.

Residency: Pediatrics, University of Mumbai, Mumbai, India, 1996-1999; Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI, 2001-2004.

Fellowship: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, 2004-2007.

Certification: Pediatrics, 2004, 2014; Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 2008.

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Jacobs L, Chima RS. Intensive Care Outcomes for Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Recipients: More of the Same. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2016 Mar;17(3):272-3.

Dandoy CE, Linscott LL, Davies SM, Leach JL, Myers KC, El-Bietar J, Chima RS, Pate A, Nelson A, Wallace G, Wong HR, Jodele S. Clinical Utility of Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging for Diagnosis of Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome after Stem Cell Transplantation in Children and Adolescents. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2015 Nov;21(11):2028-32.

Pate A, Rotz S, Warren M, Hirsch R, Cash M, Myers KC, El-Bietar J, Nelson A, Wallace G, Filipovich AH, Bleesing J, Chima RS, Davies SM, Jodele S, Dandoy CE. Pulmonary hypertension associated with bronchiolitis obliterans after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2015 Oct 19. [Epub ahead of print].

Meier K, Clark E, Tarango C, Chima RS, Shaughnessey E. Venous Thromboembolism in Hospitalized Adolescents: an Approach to Risk Assessment and Prophylaxis. Hosp Pediatr. 2015 Jan;5(1):44-51.

Dandoy C, Davies SM, Hirsch R, Chima RS, Paff Z, Cash M, Ryan T, Lane A, El-Bietar J, Myers K, Jodele S. Abnormal echocardiography seven days after transplant may be an early indicator of thrombotic microangiopathy. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2015 Jan; 21(1):113-8.

Jodele S, Davies SM, Lane A, Khoury J, Dandoy C, Goebel J, Myers K, Grimley M, Bleesing J, El-Bietar J, Wallace G, Chima RS, Paff Z, Laskin BL. Refined diagnostic and risk criteria for HSCT-associated thrombotic microangiopathy: a prospective study in children and young adults. Blood. 2014 Jul 24;124 (4): 645-53.

Dandoy C, Hirsch R, Chima R, Davies SM, Jodele S. Pulmonary Hypertension after Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2013 Nov;19(11):1546-56.

Jodele S, Hirsch R, Laskin B, Davies S, Witte D, Chima R. Pulmonary arterial hypertension in pediatric patients with hematopoietic stem cell transplant-associated thrombotic microangiopathy. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2013 Feb;19(2):202-7.

Chima RS, Daniels RC, Kim MO, Li D, Wheeler DS, Davies SM, Jodele S. Improved outcomes for Stem Cell Transplant Recipients Requiring Pediatric Intensive Care. Ped Crit Care Med. 2012 Nov. 13 (6):e336-42.

Raake J, Johnson B, Seger B, Manning PB, Eghtesady P, Boesch P, Rutter M, Woodard A, Chima RS. Tracheal Dehiscence following Slide Tracheoplasty: Use of ECMO, Prolonged Extubation and Lung Recruitment Maneuvers to Optimize Patient Outcomes. Respir Care. 2011 Aug;56(8):1198-202.

Heart and Lung Failure-Pediatric Insulin Titration Trial. Site Principal Investigator. National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI). 2012-present.

Coagulation and Fibrinolysis in Pediatric Insulin Titration Trial (CAF-PINT). Site Principal Investigator. National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI). 2014-present.

Approaches and Decisions in Acute Pediatric TBI Trial (ADAPT). Site Principal Investigator. National Institutes of Health (NIH) / National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. 2013-present.

Life After Pediatric Sepsis (LAPSE). Site Principal Investigator. National Institutes of Health (NIH) / National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD). 2015-present.