Neal R. Patel, M.D.

Professor of Clinical
Faculty Appointments
Professor of Clinical Pediatrics Professor of Clinical AnesthesiologyAssociate Professor of Biomedical Informatics
M.P.H., Epidemiology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TennesseeM.D., University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CaliforniaB.S., Biology, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, California
Office Address
Suite 5121, Doctor's Office Tower
2200 Childrens way
Nashville, TN 37232
Newth CJ, Rachman B, Patel N, Hammer J. The use of cuffed versus uncuffed endotracheal tubes in pediatric intensive care. J. Pediatr. 2004 Mar; 144(3): 333-7. PMID: 15001938, PII: S0022-3476(03)00906-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2003.12.018, ISSN: 0022-3476.

Potts AL, Barr FE, Gregory DF, Wright L, Patel NR. Computerized physician order entry and medication errors in a pediatric critical care unit. Pediatrics. 2004 Jan; 113(1 Pt 1): 59-63. PMID: 14702449, ISSN: 1098-4275.

Kurachek SC, Newth CJ, Quasney MW, Rice T, Sachdeva RC, Patel NR, Takano J, Easterling L, Scanlon M, Musa N, Brilli RJ, Wells D, Park GS, Penfil S, Bysani KG, Nares MA, Lowrie L, Billow M, Chiochetti E, Lindgren B. Extubation failure in pediatric intensive care: a multiple-center study of risk factors and outcomes. Crit. Care Med. 2003 Nov; 31(11): 2657-64. PMID: 14605539, DOI: 10.1097/01.CCM.0000094228.90557.85, ISSN: 0090-3493.

Hammer J, Patel N, Newth CJ. Effect of forced deflation maneuvers upon measurements of respiratory mechanics in ventilated infants. Intensive Care Med [print-electronic]. 2003 Nov; 29(11): 2004-8. PMID: 12897998, DOI: 10.1007/s00134-003-1895-8, ISSN: 0342-4642.

France DJ, Miles P, Cartwright J, Patel N, Ford C, Edens C, Whitlock JA. A chemotherapy incident reporting and improvement system. Jt Comm J Qual Saf. 2003 Apr; 29(4): 171-80. PMID: 12698807, ISSN: 1549-3741.

Drinkwater DC, Aharon AS, Quisling SV, Dodd D, Reddy VS, Kavanaugh-McHugh A, Doyle T, Patel NR, Barr FE, Kambam JK, Graham TP, Chang PA. Modified Norwood operation for hypoplastic left heart syndrome. Ann. Thorac. Surg. 2001 Dec; 72(6): 2081-6; discussion 2087. PMID: 11789798, ISSN: 0003-4975.

Taylor MB, Christian KG, Patel N, Churchwell KB. Methemoglobinemia: Toxicity of inhaled nitric oxide therapy. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2001 Jan; 2(1): 99-101. PMID: 12797897, ISSN: 1529-7535.

Barr FE, Patel NR, Newth CJ. The pharmacologic mechanism by which inhaled epinephrine reduces airway obstruction in respiratory syncytial virus-associated bronchiolitis. J. Pediatr. 2000 May; 136(5): 699-700. PMID: 10802508, PII: S0022347600837488, ISSN: 0022-3476.

Patel NR, Hammer J, Nichani S, Numa A, Newth CJ. Effect of inhaled nitric oxide on respiratory mechanics in ventilated infants with RSV bronchiolitis. Intensive Care Med. 1999 Jan; 25(1): 81-7. PMID: 10051083, ISSN: 0342-4642.