Satish K.  Rajagopal , MD

Satish Rajagopal, MD

Assistant in Cardiology (CICU); Assistant in Critical Care Medicine

Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

  • Contact: 617-355-7866

  • Fax: 617-713-3808

Medical Services

Specialties

  • Critical Care
  • Cardiology

Departments

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Program

Languages

  • English

Programs

  • Cardiac Intensive Care Unit
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Experience and Education

Education

Internship, Pediatrics

Babies & Children's Hospital of New York, 2000

New York, NY

Medical School

State University of New York Health Science Center, 1999

Brooklyn, NY

Residency, Pediatrics

Babies & Children's Hospital of New York, 2000-2002

New York, NY

Undergraduate School

University of California, 1995

Berkeley, CA

Fellowship, Pediatric Cardiology

Boston Children's Hospital, 2002-2004

Boston, MA

Fellowship, Critical Care Medicine

Boston Children's Hospital, 2005-2007

Boston, MA

Certifications

  • Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Critical Care

Publications

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  1. Mah DY, Cheng H, Alexander ME, Sleeper L, Newburger JW, Del Nido PJ, Thiagarajan RR, Rajagopal SK. Heart block following stage 1 palliation of hypoplastic left heart syndrome. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 Jul; 152(1):189-94.
  2. Cheng HH, Carmona F, McDavitt E, Wigmore D, Perez-Rossello JM, Gordon CM, Pigula FA, Laussen PC, Rajagopal SK. Fractures Related to Metabolic Bone Disease in Children with Congenital Heart Disease. Congenit Heart Dis. 2016 Jan-Feb; 11(1):80-6.
  3. Diddle JW, Almodovar MC, Rajagopal SK, Rycus PT, Thiagarajan RR. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for the support of adults with acute myocarditis. Crit Care Med. 2015 May; 43(5):1016-25.
  4. Esch JJ, Salvin JM, Thiagarajan RR, Del Nido PJ, Rajagopal SK. Acute kidney injury after Fontan completion: Risk factors and outcomes. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 Jul; 150(1):190-7.
  5. Rajagopal SK, Thiagarajan RR. More does not mean better: modified ultrafiltration and outcomes after cardiac surgery*. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2014 Sep; 15(7):670-1.
  6. Jolley M, Yarlagadda VV, Rajagopal SK, Almodovar MC, Rycus PT, Thiagarajan RR. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation-supported cardiopulmonary resuscitation following stage 1 palliation for hypoplastic left heart syndrome. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2014 Jul; 15(6):538-45.
  7. Madenci AL, Stoffan AP, Rajagopal SK, Blinder JJ, Emani SM, Thiagarajan RR, Weldon CB. Factors associated with survival in patients who undergo peritoneal dialysis catheter placement following cardiac surgery. J Pediatr Surg. 2013 Jun; 48(6):1269-76.
  8. Madenci AL, Thiagarajan RR, Stoffan AP, Emani SM, Rajagopal SK, Weldon CB. Characterizing peritoneal dialysis catheter use in pediatric patients after cardiac surgery. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Aug; 146(2):334-8.
  9. Taylor ML, Carmona F, Thiagarajan RR, Westgate L, Ferguson MA, del Nido PJ, Rajagopal SK. Mild postoperative acute kidney injury and outcomes after surgery for congenital heart disease. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Jul; 146(1):146-52.
  10. Barrett CS, Jaggers JJ, Cook EF, Graham DA, Rajagopal SK, Almond CS, Seeger JD, Rycus PT, Thiagarajan RR. Outcomes of neonates undergoing extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support using centrifugal versus roller blood pumps. Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Nov; 94(5):1635-41.
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  12. Rajagopal SK, Yarlagadda VV, Thiagarajan RR, Singh TP, Givertz MM, Almond CS. Pediatric heart failure and worsening renal function: association with outcomes after heart transplantation. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2012 Mar; 31(3):252-8.
  13. Rajagopal SK, Thiagarajan RR. Perioperative care of children with tetralogy of fallot. Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med. 2011 Oct; 13(5):464-74.
  14. Madden K, Thiagarajan RR, Rycus PT, Rajagopal SK. Survival of neonates with enteroviral myocarditis requiring extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2011 May; 12(3):314-8.
  15. Polito A, Patorno E, Costello JM, Salvin JW, Emani SM, Rajagopal S, Laussen PC, Thiagarajan RR. Perioperative factors associated with prolonged mechanical ventilation after complex congenital heart surgery. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2011 May; 12(3):e122-6.
  16. Rajagopal SK, Emani SM, Roy N, Westgate L, Bacha EA. Acute kidney injury and regional abdominal perfusion during neonatal aortic arch reconstruction. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010 Aug; 140(2):453-8.
  17. Rajagopal SK, Almond CS, Laussen PC, Rycus PT, Wypij D, Thiagarajan RR. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for the support of infants, children, and young adults with acute myocarditis: a review of the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization registry. Crit Care Med. 2010 Feb; 38(2):382-7.
  18. Bautista-Hernandez V, Thiagarajan RR, Fynn-Thompson F, Rajagopal SK, Nento DE, Yarlagadda V, Teele SA, Allan CK, Emani SM, Laussen PC, Pigula FA, Bacha EA. Preoperative extracorporeal membrane oxygenation as a bridge to cardiac surgery in children with congenital heart disease. Ann Thorac Surg. 2009 Oct; 88(4):1306-11.
  19. Zhou B, Ma Q, Rajagopal S, Wu SM, Domian I, Rivera-Feliciano J, Jiang D, von Gise A, Ikeda S, Chien KR, Pu WT. Epicardial progenitors contribute to the cardiomyocyte lineage in the developing heart. Nature. 2008 Jul 3; 454(7200):109-13.
  20. Rajagopal SK, Ma Q, Obler D, Shen J, Manichaikul A, Tomita-Mitchell A, Boardman K, Briggs C, Garg V, Srivastava D, Goldmuntz E, Broman KW, Benson DW, Smoot LB, Pu WT. Spectrum of heart disease associated with murine and human GATA4 mutation. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2007 Dec; 43(6):677-85.
  21. Bisping E, Ikeda S, Kong SW, Tarnavski O, Bodyak N, McMullen JR, Rajagopal S, Son JK, Ma Q, Springer Z, Kang PM, Izumo S, Pu WT. Gata4 is required for maintenance of postnatal cardiac function and protection from pressure overload-induced heart failure. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2006 Sep 26; 103(39):14471-6.
  22. Bosse T, Piaseckyj CM, Burghard E, Fialkovich JJ, Rajagopal S, Pu WT, Krasinski SD. Gata4 is essential for the maintenance of jejunal-ileal identities in the adult mouse small intestine. Mol Cell Biol. 2006 Dec; 26(23):9060-70.
  23. Rivera-Feliciano J, Lee KH, Kong SW, Rajagopal S, Ma Q, Springer Z, Izumo S, Tabin CJ, Pu WT. Development of heart valves requires Gata4 expression in endothelial-derived cells. Development. 2006 Sep; 133(18):3607-18.
  24. Murthy JS, Abraham KA, Rajagopal S, Sudarsana K, Somanath HS. Tetralogy of Fallot in adults--107 cases. J Assoc Physicians India. 1995 Jan; 43(1):25-7.
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