Joseph Kitterman, MD

Title(s)Professor Emeritus, Pediatrics
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    McGill UniversityDoctor of Medicine1962Faculty of Medicine
    University of California, San FranciscoResidency 1967Pediatrics, School of Medicine
    University of California San FranciscoFellowship1970Cardiovascular Research Institute

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    NIH/NCRR M01RR001271Dec 1, 1981 - Mar 31, 2007
    Role: Co-Investigator
    Development and Control of Pulmonary alveolar Stability
    NIH P01HL024075Jul 1, 1979 - Dec 31, 2015
    Role: Co-Investigator
    Graduate Research Training in Perinatal Biology
    NIH/NICHD T32HD007162Jul 1, 1979 - Apr 30, 2011
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator

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    1. Char DS, Hutchison HT, Kitterman JA, Gregory GA. General anesthesia treatment of propriospinal myoclonus in a patient with fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva. A A Case Rep. 2014 Jul 01; 3(1):6-8. PMID: 25612266.
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    2. Kitterman JA, Strober JB, Kan L, Rocke DM, Cali A, Peeper J, Snow J, Delai PL, Morhart R, Pignolo RJ, Shore EM, Kaplan FS. Neurological symptoms in individuals with fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva. J Neurol. 2012 Dec; 259(12):2636-43. PMID: 22752062; PMCID: PMC3523705.
    3. Kan L, Kitterman JA, Procissi D, Chakkalakal S, Peng CY, McGuire TL, Goldsby RE, Pignolo RJ, Shore EM, Kaplan FS, Kessler JA. CNS demyelination in fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva. J Neurol. 2012 Dec; 259(12):2644-55. PMID: 22736080; PMCID: PMC3894630.
    4. Kaplan FS, Zasloff MA, Kitterman JA, Shore EM, Hong CC, Rocke DM. Early mortality and cardiorespiratory failure in patients with fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2010 Mar; 92(3):686-91. PMID: 20194327; PMCID: PMC2827822.
    5. Kaplan FS, Xu M, Glaser DL, Collins F, Connor M, Kitterman J, Sillence D, Zackai E, Ravitsky V, Zasloff M, Ganguly A, Shore EM. Early diagnosis of fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva. Pediatrics. 2008 May; 121(5):e1295-300. PMID: 18450872; PMCID: PMC3502043.
    6. Kaplan FS, Le Merrer M, Glaser DL, Pignolo RJ, Goldsby RE, Kitterman JA, Groppe J, Shore EM. Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva. Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol. 2008 Mar; 22(1):191-205. PMID: 18328989; PMCID: PMC2424023.
    7. Kitterman JA, Phibbs RH. Treated hypotension in extremely low birth weight infants. Pediatrics. 2007 Jan; 119(1):220-1. PMID: 17200295.
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    8. Kitterman JA, Kantanie S, Rocke DM, Kaplan FS. Iatrogenic harm caused by diagnostic errors in fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva. Pediatrics. 2005 Nov; 116(5):e654-61. PMID: 16230464.
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    9. Folkesson HG, Chapin CJ, Beard LL, Ertsey R, Matthay MA, Kitterman JA. Congenital diaphragmatic hernia prevents absorption of distal air space fluid in late-gestation rat fetuses. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2006 Mar; 290(3):L478-84. PMID: 16214817.
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    10. Hara A, Chapin CJ, Ertsey R, Kitterman JA. Changes in fetal lung distension alter expression of vascular endothelial growth factor and its isoforms in developing rat lung. Pediatr Res. 2005 Jul; 58(1):30-7. PMID: 15879288.
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    11. Chapin CJ, Ertsey R, Yoshizawa J, Hara A, Sbragia L, Greer JJ, Kitterman JA. Congenital diaphragmatic hernia, tracheal occlusion, thyroid transcription factor-1, and fetal pulmonary epithelial maturation. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2005 Jul; 289(1):L44-52. PMID: 15764645.
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    12. Keller RL, Hawgood S, Neuhaus JM, Farmer DL, Lee H, Albanese CT, Harrison MR, Kitterman JA. Infant pulmonary function in a randomized trial of fetal tracheal occlusion for severe congenital diaphragmatic hernia. Pediatr Res. 2004 Nov; 56(5):818-25. PMID: 15319458.
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    13. Keller RL, Hamrick SE, Kitterman JA, Fineman JR, Hawgood S. Treatment of rebound and chronic pulmonary hypertension with oral sildenafil in an infant with congenital diaphragmatic hernia. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2004 Mar; 5(2):184-7. PMID: 14987351.
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    14. Ertsey R, Chapin CJ, Kitterman JA, Scavo LM. Ontogeny of poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase-1 in lung and developmental implications. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2004 Jun; 30(6):853-61. PMID: 14754756.
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    15. Harrison MR, Keller RL, Hawgood SB, Kitterman JA, Sandberg PL, Farmer DL, Lee H, Filly RA, Farrell JA, Albanese CT. A randomized trial of fetal endoscopic tracheal occlusion for severe fetal congenital diaphragmatic hernia. N Engl J Med. 2003 Nov 13; 349(20):1916-24. PMID: 14614166.
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    16. Bonifacio SL, Kitterman JA, Ursell PC. Pseudomonas pneumonia in infants: an autopsy study. Hum Pathol. 2003 Sep; 34(9):929-38. PMID: 14562290.
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    17. Harrison MR, Sydorak RM, Farrell JA, Kitterman JA, Filly RA, Albanese CT. Fetoscopic temporary tracheal occlusion for congenital diaphragmatic hernia: prelude to a randomized, controlled trial. J Pediatr Surg. 2003 Jul; 38(7):1012-20. PMID: 12861529.
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    18. Scavo LM, Newman V, Ertsey R, Chapin CJ, Kitterman JA. Maternally administered dexamethasone transiently increases apoptosis in lungs of fetal rats. Exp Lung Res. 2003 Jun; 29(4):211-26. PMID: 12746047.
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    19. Yoshizawa J, Chapin CJ, Sbragia L, Ertsey R, Gutierrez JA, Albanese CT, Kitterman JA. Tracheal occlusion stimulates cell cycle progression and type I cell differentiation in lungs of fetal rats. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2003 Aug; 285(2):L344-53. PMID: 12679321.
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    20. Paek BW, Callen PW, Kitterman J, Feldstein VA, Farrell J, Harrison MR, Albanese CT. Successful fetal intervention for congenital high airway obstruction syndrome. Fetal Diagn Ther. 2002 Sep-Oct; 17(5):272-6. PMID: 12169810.
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    21. Kitterman JA, Chapin CJ, Vanderbilt JN, Porta NF, Scavo LM, Dobbs LG, Ertsey R, Goerke J. Effects of oligohydramnios on lung growth and maturation in the fetal rat. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2002 Mar; 282(3):L431-9. PMID: 11839536.
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    22. Folkesson HG, Matthay MA, Chapin CJ, Porta NF, Kitterman JA. Distal air space epithelial fluid clearance in near-term rat fetuses is fast and requires endogenous catecholamines. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2002 Mar; 282(3):L508-15. PMID: 11839545.
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