Peter Betit

    Medical Services


    • Cardiac ECMO
    • ECMO Program

    Experience and Education


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    1. Walsh BK, Betit P, Fink JB, Pereira LM, Arnold J. Characterization of Ribavirin Aerosol With Small Particle Aerosol Generator and Vibrating Mesh Micropump Aerosol Technologies. Respir Care. 2016 May; 61(5):577-85.
    2. Bairdain S, Betit P, Craig N, Gauvreau K, Rycus P, Wilson JM, Thiagarajan R. Diverse Morbidity and Mortality Among Infants Treated with Venoarterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation. Cureus. 2015 Apr; 7(4):e263.
    3. Betit P. Guidelines, pathways, bundles, and protocols: clinical recipes for success. Respir Care. 2015 Mar; 60(3):469-70.
    4. Shakti D, McElhinney DB, Gauvreau K, Yarlagadda VV, Laussen PC, Betit P, Myrer ML, Thiagarajan RR. Pulmonary deadspace and postoperative outcomes in neonates undergoing stage 1 palliation operation for single ventricle heart disease. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2014 Oct; 15(8):728-34.
    5. Betit P, Matte GS, Howe R, Iudiciani P, Barrett C, Thiagarajan R, Fynn-Thompson F. The addition of a membrane oxygenator to a ventricular assist device in a patient with acute respiratory distress syndrome. J Extra Corpor Technol. 2011 Dec; 43(4):264-6.
    6. Betit P. Are contraindications to extracorporeal membrane oxygenation slowly vanishing? Respir Care. 2011 Jul; 56(7):1054-5.
    7. Mehta NM, Turner D, Walsh B, Zurakowski D, Betit P, Wilson J, Arnold JH. Factors associated with survival in pediatric extracorporeal membrane oxygenation--a single-center experience. J Pediatr Surg. 2010 Oct; 45(10):1995-2003.
    8. Kane DA, Thiagarajan RR, Wypij D, Scheurer MA, Fynn-Thompson F, Emani S, del Nido PJ, Betit P, Laussen PC. Rapid-response extracorporeal membrane oxygenation to support cardiopulmonary resuscitation in children with cardiac disease. Circulation. 2010 Sep 14; 122(11 Suppl):S241-8.
    9. Walsh BK, Craig N, Betit P, Thompson JE, Arnold JH. Respiratory distress associated with inadequate mechanical ventilator flow response in a neonate with congenital diaphragmatic hernia. Respir Care. 2010 Mar; 55(3):342-5.
    10. Betit P, Craig N. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for neonatal respiratory failure. Respir Care. 2009 Sep; 54(9):1244-51.
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    12. Betit P. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: quo vadis? Respir Care. 2009 Jul; 54(7):948-57.
    13. Betit P. Combining medical gases in the treatment of pulmonary interstitial emphysema: novel, yes: but is it safe? Respir Care. 2008 Dec; 53(12):1667-8.
    14. Javid PJ, Halwick DR, Betit P, Thompson JE, Long K, Zhang Y, Jaksic T, Agus MS. The first use of live continuous glucose monitoring in patients on extracorporeal life support. Diabetes Technol Ther. 2005 Jun; 7(3):431-9.
    15. Downard CD, Betit P, Chang RW, Garza JJ, Arnold JH, Wilson JM. Impact of AMICAR on hemorrhagic complications of ECMO: a ten-year review. J Pediatr Surg. 2003 Aug; 38(8):1212-6.
    16. Weiner DL, Hibberd PL, Betit P, Cooper AB, Botelho CA, Brugnara C. Preliminary assessment of inhaled nitric oxide for acute vaso-occlusive crisis in pediatric patients with sickle cell disease. JAMA. 2003 Mar 05; 289(9):1136-42.
    17. Betit P, Thompson J. Inhaled nitric oxide in the management of cardiopulmonary disorders in infants and children. Respir Care Clin N Am. 1997 Sep; 3(3):459-81.
    18. Betit P. Nitric oxide administration during pediatric mechanical ventilation. Respir Care Clin N Am. 1996 Dec; 2(4):587-605.
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