Rahul K Shah

Summary

Affiliation: Children's National Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Quality in otolaryngology: where we have been and where we are going
    Rahul K Shah
    Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 152:776-7. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Analysis of pediatric direct laryngoscopy and bronchoscopy operative flow: opportunities for improved safety outcomes
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 138:624-7. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Retained foreign bodies during surgery in pediatric patients: a national perspective
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 44:738-42. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Mediastinitis in infants from deep neck space infections
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 140:936-8. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Management of foreign bodies obstructing the airway in children
    Rahul K Shah
    Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:373-9. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Epiglottitis in the United States: national trends, variances, prognosis, and management
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Laryngoscope 120:1256-62. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Wrong-site sinus surgery in otolaryngology
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 143:37-41. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Variation in surgical time-out and site marking within pediatric otolaryngology
    Rahul K Shah
    Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University Medical School, Washington, DC, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:69-73. 2011
  9. pmc Tracheotomy outcomes and complications: a national perspective
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University Medical School, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Laryngoscope 122:25-9. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Safety on an inpatient pediatric otolaryngology service: many small errors, few adverse events
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Laryngoscope 119:871-9. 2009

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Publications37

  1. doi request reprint Quality in otolaryngology: where we have been and where we are going
    Rahul K Shah
    Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 152:776-7. 2015
    ..We discuss why a prolonged lag between improvement efforts and improvements is not surprising and how the safety and quality movement is likely to evolve in the upcoming years. ..
  2. doi request reprint Analysis of pediatric direct laryngoscopy and bronchoscopy operative flow: opportunities for improved safety outcomes
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 138:624-7. 2012
    ..To study pediatric direct laryngoscopy and bronchoscopy operative flow...
  3. doi request reprint Retained foreign bodies during surgery in pediatric patients: a national perspective
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 44:738-42. 2009
    ..Attention has been placed on surgical and medical errors, though there is a lack of data on the frequency of some complications...
  4. doi request reprint Mediastinitis in infants from deep neck space infections
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 140:936-8. 2009
    ..To describe mediastinitis in infants...
  5. doi request reprint Management of foreign bodies obstructing the airway in children
    Rahul K Shah
    Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:373-9. 2010
    ..To review national trends in the management of pediatric airway foreign bodies (A-FBs) and esophageal foreign bodies (E-FBs) that obstruct the airway...
  6. doi request reprint Epiglottitis in the United States: national trends, variances, prognosis, and management
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Laryngoscope 120:1256-62. 2010
    ..We hypothesize that the incidence of epiglottitis has decreased, mortality has decreased, and that there has been a shift toward older patients being admitted with epiglottitis...
  7. doi request reprint Wrong-site sinus surgery in otolaryngology
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 143:37-41. 2010
    ..To determine the scope of wrong-site sinus surgery...
  8. doi request reprint Variation in surgical time-out and site marking within pediatric otolaryngology
    Rahul K Shah
    Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University Medical School, Washington, DC, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:69-73. 2011
    ..To determine variation in surgical time-out and site-marking within pediatric otolaryngology...
  9. pmc Tracheotomy outcomes and complications: a national perspective
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University Medical School, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Laryngoscope 122:25-9. 2012
    ..To provide national level data on frequency of tracheotomy and complication rate and in-hospital mortality following tracheotomy...
  10. doi request reprint Safety on an inpatient pediatric otolaryngology service: many small errors, few adverse events
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Laryngoscope 119:871-9. 2009
    ..Studies of medical error demonstrate that errors and adverse events (AEs) are common in hospitals. There are little data of errors on pediatric surgical services...
  11. doi request reprint Resource utilization in the management of subglottic stenosis
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 138:233-41. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine resource utilization in managing subglottic stenosis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Asymmetric agenesis of the mastoid antrum in a neonate
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, The George Washington University Medical Center, 111 Michigan Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20010 2970, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 88:729-30. 2009
    ..Agenesis of the mastoid antrum has surgical implications, as failure to recognize its absence can result in disorientation during surgery, with potential to injure adjacent structures...
  13. doi request reprint Safety and outcomes of outpatient pediatric otolaryngology procedures at an ambulatory surgery center
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Laryngoscope 118:1937-40. 2008
    ..To determine the safety and outcomes of outpatient pediatric otolaryngology procedures performed at an ambulatory surgery center (ASC)...
  14. doi request reprint Relationship between voice quality and vocal nodule size
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 139:723-6. 2008
    ..To determine the effect of vocal nodule size on voice in pediatric patients...
  15. doi request reprint Prolonged recovery after out-patient pediatric adenotonsillectomy
    Eric M Jaryszak
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine, 111 Michigan Av NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 75:585-8. 2011
    ..To determine variables predictive of recovery room times in pediatric outpatient adenotonsillectomy...
  16. doi request reprint Polysomnographic variables predictive of adverse respiratory events after pediatric adenotonsillectomy
    Eric M Jaryszak
    Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:15-8. 2011
    ..To determine polysomnographic (PSG) variables that may potentially predict adverse respiratory events after pediatric adenotonsillectomy...
  17. doi request reprint Existence of important variations in the United States in the treatment of pediatric mastoiditis
    Jason L Acevedo
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, National Capitol Consortium, Washington, DC, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 135:28-32. 2009
    ..To determine national variations in resource utilization in the treatment of pediatric mastoiditis...
  18. doi request reprint Errors in otolaryngology revisited
    Rahul K Shah
    Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 150:779-84. 2014
    ..A decade ago, a survey study identified areas of risk and proposed a classification schema for otolaryngology errors. The objective of the present study is to obtain current data for comparison using a similar methodology...
  19. doi request reprint Thyroidectomy outcomes: a national perspective
    Rishi Vashishta
    George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 147:1027-34. 2012
    ..Describe trends and outcomes of patients undergoing thyroidectomy...
  20. doi request reprint Pediatric acute sinusitis: predictors of increased resource utilization
    Deepak R Dugar
    George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Laryngoscope 120:2313-21. 2010
    ..To determine variations in resource utilization in the management of pediatric acute sinusitis...
  21. doi request reprint Airway management in pediatric epiglottitis: a national perspective
    Jason L Acevedo
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, National Capitol Consortium, Washington, DC, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 140:548-51. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe current demographics and resource utilization in the treatment of pediatric epiglottitis...
  22. doi request reprint Incidence of laryngospasm and bronchospasm in pediatric adenotonsillectomy
    Michael I Orestes
    National Capitol Consortium Otolaryngology Residency Training Program, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Laryngoscope 122:425-8. 2012
    ..To evaluate and describe airway complications in pediatric adenotonsillectomy...
  23. doi request reprint Errors with concentrated epinephrine in otolaryngology
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Laryngoscope 118:1928-30. 2008
    ..Obtain data on errors and adverse events with concentrated epinephrine in otolaryngology. PROJECT DESIGN: Anonymous survey...
  24. doi request reprint Orbital and periorbital infections: a national perspective
    Aditya Mahalingam-Dhingra
    Department of Economics, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:769-73. 2011
    ..To describe the epidemiologic features of pediatric orbital and periorbital infections from a national perspective and to identify predictors of surgery...
  25. doi request reprint Pediatric tracheotomy wound complications: incidence and significance
    Eric M Jaryszak
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine, 111 Michigan Ave NW, W3 800, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:363-6. 2011
    ..To determine the incidence and to describe wound complications and associated risk factors of pediatric tracheotomy...
  26. doi request reprint Unexpected pathologies in pediatric parotid lesions: management paradigms revisited
    Eric M Jaryszak
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine, 111 Michigan Av NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 75:558-63. 2011
    ..To present case vignettes of unusual pediatric parotid pathologies and discuss management paradigms in the context of these lesions...
  27. ncbi request reprint Microdebrider-assisted supraglottoplasty for laryngomalacia
    Jan C Groblewski
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 118:592-7. 2009
    ..We describe our series in the surgical treatment of laryngomalacia using a microdebrider...
  28. doi request reprint Patient satisfaction in pediatric surgical care: a systematic review
    Alexandra G Espinel
    Department of Otolaryngology, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 150:739-49. 2014
    ..This study seeks to synthesize evidence-based findings related to patient satisfaction as a process measure in pediatric surgical care...
  29. doi request reprint Aspirated foreign bodies in pediatric patients, 1968-2010: a comparison between the United States and other countries
    Pankaj Kaushal
    George Washington University School of Medicine, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 75:1322-6. 2011
    ..To identify the most commonly aspirated airway foreign bodies (FBs) and identify opportunities for intervention...
  30. doi request reprint Balloon dilation for management of choanal atresia and stenosis
    Joshua Bedwell
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, United States
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 75:1515-8. 2011
    ..We describe our use of balloon dilation to repair choanal atresia in a series of patients...
  31. ncbi request reprint A grading scale for pediatric vocal fold nodules
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, and Clinical Research Program, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, MA, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:193-7. 2007
    ..To design a grading scale for vocal fold nodules in pediatric patients...
  32. doi request reprint Identification of opportunities for quality improvement and outcome measurement in pediatric otolaryngology
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC
    JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 140:1019-26. 2014
    ..Despite increased emphasis on measuring safety outcomes and quality indicators for surgical care, little is known regarding which operative procedures should be prioritized for quality-improvement initiatives in pediatric otolaryngology...
  33. doi request reprint Multidisciplinary management of expanding bilateral neck hematomas in a patient with Hemophilia A with high-titer inhibitor
    Eric M Jaryszak
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 74:828-30. 2010
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  34. doi request reprint Wegener's granulomatosis of the pediatric airway: a case demonstrating a conservative management approach
    Jeremy B White
    Division of Otolaryngology, The George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 30:212-5. 2009
    ..This report discusses the diagnosis and management of a 12-year-old male with a severe, actively inflamed subglottis and trachea because of Wegener's granulomatosis...
  35. ncbi request reprint Otolaryngologists' responses to errors and adverse events
    Lina I Lander
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Disorders, Children s Hospital Boston, and Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Laryngoscope 116:1114-20. 2006
    ..The objectives of this study were to describe otolaryngologists' emotional reactions to errors and adverse events, their efforts to take responsibility, and their attempts to implement improvements...
  36. ncbi request reprint Errors and adverse events in otolaryngology
    Lina Lander
    Ear Nose Throat J 86:370-1. 2007
  37. ncbi request reprint Classification and consequences of errors in otolaryngology
    Rahul K Shah
    Department of Otolaryngology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Laryngoscope 114:1322-35. 2004
    ..To develop a preliminary classification system for errors in otolaryngology...