Sekar_K.C.

Kris Sekar, MD
Interim Section Chief
Director of OUMC NICU
 Professor
Neonatologist

Expertise:
Patent Ductus Arteriosus; Inhaled Nitric Oxide; Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 

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Education:
Madras Medical College, University of Madras, Madras, India MD - 1974 
Pediatric Residency: Polyclinic Medical Center, Harrisburg, PA - 1979 
Pediatric Residency, Chief Resident: Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC - 1981 
Neonatology Fellowship: Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC - 1983 


Selected Publications:
Clyman R, Wickremasinghe A, Merrit TA, Soloman T, McNamara P, Jain A, Singh J, Noori R, Sekar K, Lavoie P, Attridge JT, Swansom JR, Gillam-Krakauer, Reese J, DeMauro, Pointexter B, Aucott S, Sapute,Fernandez E, Auchus R and PDA ligation/hypotension trial investigators. Catecholamine-resistant hypotension following patent ductus arteriosus ligation: the role of adrenal hormones (in press-J Peds)

Sekar KC. Treating patent ductus arteriosus: Evaluating current therapies (in press- Medscape)

Nandyal, R, Sekar, K: “Late preterm Infant: Nature’s Unfinished Master Piece” sent to Chinese Journal of Contemporary Pediatrics 2013 Dec;15(12):1037-44.

R Ramanathan, JJ Bhatia, K Sekar, FR Ernst, Response to Cummings. J Perinatol. 2013.

R Ramanathan, JJ Bhatia, K Sekar, FR Ernst, Response to Dr. Egan’s Letter. J Perinatol. 2013 Feb;33(2):166-7