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Namita Sood, MD


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473 W 12th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210

Phone: (614) 293-4925

Email: sood.7@osu.edu

 

Current OSU Appointments

Associate Professor-Clinical, Pulm,Allergy,Crit Care & Sleep

Physician, FGP-Pulm-Allrgy-CritCare-Sleep

 

Civic Engagement

Established the PH support group for patients in greater Columbus and neighboring cities. The group meets four times a year . Health care providers are invited to provide information on various topics. We were also able to create a PH fund thru this group. The fund is one listed within the OSU

Academic Advising

2001 - present MD/PhD Students The Ohio State University.
2001 Matt Mendlik The Ohio State University.
2001 Aaron Kithcart The Ohio State University.
2001 - 2002 Rajive Tandon The Ohio State University.
 

Certifications

2001 - present Medical License: State Medical Board of Ohio
2009 - present Pulmonary Recertification: American Board of Internal Medicine
2010 - present Critical Care Recertification: American Board of Internal Medicine
1995 - 2005 Internal Medicine: American Board of Internal Medicine
1999 - 2009 Pulmonary Disease: American Board of Internal Medicine
2000 - 2010 Critical Care Medicine: American Board of Internal Medicine
2005 - 2015 Internal Medicine Recertification: American Board of Internal Medicine
 

Clinical Services

07/01/2009 In Patient Service (OSU Main, OSU East, Ross, James)
07/01/2009 Outpatient Clinical Service (Morehouse Medical Center and Wexner Medical Center at OSU)
07/01/2001 - 06/01/2009 In-patient Hospital Service (OSU Main, OSU East, MICU, 8ICU, Ross, James, Neuropsych, Dodd)

Degrees

1982 None Indicated, Delhi Public School- New Delhi India

 

Editorial Activities

2007 - present European Respiratory Journal
2007 - present Critical Care Medicine
2007 - present Proceedings of the American Thoracic Society
2007 - present Chest
2007 - present American Journal of Medical Sciences
2007 - present American Journal of Cardiology
 

Honors

2005 America's Best Doctors. U.S. News & World Report.
2007 America's Best Doctors. U.S. News & World Report.
2009 America's Best Doctors. U.S. News & World Report.
2011 America's Best Doctors. U.S. News & World Report.
2013 America's Best Doctors. U.S News & World Report.
 

Journal Articles

Sood N; Banderenko, N.; Paradowski, L.J.. "Acute respiratory failure secondary to lymphangiatic carcinomatosis." Journal of Clinical Oncology. no. 18. (January 2000.): 229-.

Sood N; Paradowski, L, J; Yankaskas, J R. "Outcomes of intensive care unit care in adults with cystic fibrosis.." American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. Vol. 163, no. 2. (January 2001.): 335-8.

Sood, N, Bennett, WD, Zeman, KL, Foy, C, Boucher, RC, Knowles, MR. "Effect of Varying Doses of Aerosolized Sodium Chloride Amiloride on Mucociliary Clearance in Normal Subjects." American Journal of Respir Crit Care Med. Vol. 167, (January 2003.): 158-163.

Sood N; Bennett, William, D; Zeman, Kirby; Brown, James; Foy, Carla; Boucher, Richard, C; Knowles, Michael R. "Increasing concentration of inhaled saline with or without amiloride: effect on mucociliary clearance in normal subjects.." American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. Vol. 167, no. 2. (January 2003.): 158-63.

Ataga, Kenneth, I; Sood N; De Gent, Guy; Kelly, Eileen; Henderson, Ashley, G; Jones, Susan; Strayhorn, Dell; Lail, Alice; Lieff, Susan; Orringer, Eugene P. "Pulmonary hypertension in sickle cell disease.." The American journal of medicine. Vol. 117, no. 9. (January 2004.): 665-9.

Valdivia-Arenas,Martin,A; Sood,Namita. "A 77-year-old farmer with respiratory failure and thrombocytopenia." CHEST. Vol. 129, no. 5. (May 2006.): 1378-1381.

Sood N;Chalermskulrat, W; Neuringer, I, P; Hecker, T, M; Chang, L; Rivera, M, P; Paradowski, L, J; Aris, R M. "Non-tuberculous mycobacteria in end stage cystic fibrosis: implications for lung transplantation.." Thorax. Vol. 61, no. 6. (January 2006.): 507-13.

Valdivia-Arenas, Martin, A; Sood N. "A 77-year-old farmer with respiratory failure and thrombocytopenia.." Chest. Vol. 129, no. 5. (January 2006.): 1378-81.

Exline,Matthew; Magro,Cynthia; Lin,Thomas; Sood,Namita. "Pulmonary hypertension in Hodgkin's disease." THORAX. Vol. 62, no. 4. (April 2007.): 371-371.

Brawner,Emily,J; Sood,Namita. "Pulmonary arterial hypertension and spina bifida." CHEST. Vol. 132, no. 4. (October 2007.): 681S-681S.

Moseley MG, Crestanello JA , Sood N. "Massive Pulmonary embolism algorithm.." . J Emerg Med. Vol. /, (June 2008.): /-.

Das,Aneesa,M; Sood,Namita; Hodgin,Katherine; Chang,Lydia; Carson,Shannon,S. "Development of a triage protocol for patients presenting with gastrointestinal hemorrhage: a prospective cohort study." CRITICAL CARE. Vol. 12, no. 2. (January 2008.): R57-.

Valdivia-Arenas MA; Sood N. "Lymphocytic interstitial pneumonia and pulmonary embolism in a patient with tetralogy of Fallot and common variable immunodeficiency: is there any link?." Thorax. Vol. 63, no. 5. (May 2008.): 470-.

Valdivia-Arenas MA, Sood N. "Micrococcus Bacteremia in Patients with Pulmonary Hypertension Requiring Epoprostenol Infusion." Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice. Vol. 16, no. 5. (September 2008.): 285-287.

Sood N. "Pulmonary Hypertension and Sleep." Clinics in Sleep Medicine. (January 2008.): -.

Bruns,Aaron,S; Sood,Namita. "COMMUNITY-ACQUIRED METHICILLIN-RESISTANT STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS EPIDURAL ABSCESS WITH BACTEREMIA AND MULTIPLE LUNG ABSCESSES: CASE REPORT." AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CRITICAL CARE. Vol. 18, no. 1. (January 2009.): 88-87.

Barst,Robyn,J; Mubarak,Kamal,K; Machado,Roberto,F; Ataga,Kenneth,I; Benza,Raymond,L; Castro,Oswaldo; Naeije,Robert; Sood,Namita; Swerdlow,Paul,S; Hildesheim,Mariana; Gladwin,Mark,T. "Exercise capacity and haemodynamics in patients with sickle cell disease with pulmonary hypertension treated with bosentan: results of the ASSET studies." BRITISH JOURNAL OF HAEMATOLOGY. Vol. 149, no. 3. (May 2010.): 426-435.

Rahmanian,Shiva,D; Molenda,Matt; Fox,Charity; Zirwas,Matthew; Sood,Namita. "42-Year-Old Man With Fever, Shock, and Rash Recurrent toxic shock syndrome with associated staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome." CHEST. Vol. 138, no. 5. (November 2010.): 1256-1259.

VonVisger,Tania; Sood,Namita; Chipps,Esther. "Clinical Nurse Specialist Influence on Safe Management of Hospitalized Pulmonary Hypertension Patients Requiring Prostac." CRITICAL CARE NURSE. Vol. 31, no. 2. (April 2011.): E20-E20.

Almadani B, Sood N, Yearsley M, Lee W M. "Life-Threatening Variceal Hemorrhage in a Woman with Severe Pulmonary Hypertension." Gastroenterology & Hepatology. Vol. 8, no. 5. (May 2012.): /-.

Sood,Namita. "Managing an acutely ill patient with pulmonary arterial hypertension.." Expert review of respiratory medicine. Vol. 7, no. 1. (February 2013.): 77-83.

Klings,Elizabeth,S; Machado,Roberto,F; Barst,Robyn,J; Morris,Claudia,R; Mubarak,Kamal,K; Gordeuk,Victor,R; Kato,Gregory,J; Ataga,Kenneth,I; Gibbs,J,Simon; Castro,Oswaldo; Rosenzweig,Erika,B; Sood,Namita; Hsu,Lewis; Wilson,Kevin,C; Telen,Marilyn,J; Decastro,Laura,M; Krishnamurti,Lakshmanan; Steinberg,Martin,H; Badesch,David,B; Gladwin,Mark,T. "An official american thoracic society clinical practice guideline: diagnosis, risk stratification, and management of pulmonary hypertension of sickle cell disease.." American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. Vol. 189, no. 6. (March 2014.): 727-740.

Taichman D, Ornelas J,Chung L, Klinger J, Lewis SZ,Mandel J, Palevsky H, Stuart R, Sood N, TrowT, Yung R,Eliiott C, Badesch D. "Pharmacological Therapy fo Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension in Adults CHEST Guidelines." CHEST. -.

 

Reference Works

October 1993 Sood N, Edes T, O'Sullivan F."Septic Bursitis Caused by Candida Parapsilosis" /.
October 1993 Krishnan M, Thandapu V, Sood N, Tjahja IE, Villarreal D, Weber KT."Tachycardia Introduced Cardiomyopathy: A Reversible Phenomenon" /.
October 1998 Sood N."Acute Hepatic Failure in a Young Woman with Portal Hypertension" /.
October 1999 Sood N."Pseudomembranous Colitis in a Young Woman with Cystic Fibrosis" /.
January 2000 Sood N, Paradowski L J, Yankaskas J R."Outcome of Cystic Fibrosis Adults Requiring ICU Care" .
January 2000 Sood N, Bennett WD, Zeman KL, Foy C, Boucher RC, Knowles MR."Effect of Varying Doses of Aerosolized Sodium Chloride +_ Amiloride on Mucociliary Clearance in Normal Subjects" /.
January 2000 Sood N, Bennett WD, Zeman KL, Foy C, Boucher RC, Knowels MR."Varying Doses of Aerosolized Sodium Chloride +_ Amiloride Increases Mucociliary Clearance in Normal Subjects." .
October 2000 Charelmskulrat W, Sood N."Lymphoblastic Lymphoma Presenting as a Mediastinal Mass and Acute Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure" /.
January 2001 Sood N, Carson S."Utility of the "BLEED Criteria" for Predicting Complications from Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage." .
November 2001 Dua S, Sood N."An Unusual Case of Alveolar Hemorrhage" /.
November 2001 Hathwar VK, Sood N, Carson SS."An Unusual Case of Alveolar Hemorrhage" /.
January 2001 Chalermskulrat W, Gilbey JG, Sood N, Paradowski L J, Neuringer IP, Aris RM."Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Infections in Cystic Fibrosis Patients Following Lung Transplant" .
January 2002 Ataga KI, Kelly EA, Santucci S, Strayhorn D, Sood N, Amamoo MA, Orringer EP."Prevalence of Pulmonary Hypertension in Sickle Cell Disease (SCD)" .
January 2003 Ataga KI, Sood N, Jones S, Strayhorn D, Lail A, Lieff S Orringer EP."Pulmonary Function in Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) Patients with Pulmonary Hypertension" .
October 2003 Morales JE, Iltchev D, Allen J, Sood N."Isolated Takayasu Disease of the PUlmonary Artery Mimicking Recurrent Pulmonary Embolism" /.
January 2003 Tano BD, Sood N, Hoffman S, Pathak D."Treatment of Pulmonary Hypertension: a Cost-Utility Analysis" .
January 2004 Chang, LH, Carson SC, Rodgers JE,Campbell-Bright S, Bourdet S, Henderson A, Burchert A, Sood N, Dulabon G, Rich P."Impact of Scheduled Intermittent Bolus Administration of Lorazepam and Daily Interruption of Sedation of the Durationof Mechanical Ventilation" .
October 2005 Mathew EC, Sood N."Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: An Unusual Presentation of Hodgkin's Disease" /.
October 2005 Sood N."Sildenafil citrate in acutely decompensated right heart failure secondary to Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension" CHEST 2005 - Slide Symposium. : 174S
April 2006 Das, A.M.; Sood N; Hodgin, K.; Chang, L.; Carson, S.S.."Validation of Risk Factors for Early Complication of Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage" .
January 2007 Valvidia-Arenas, M.A.; Sood N."Micrococcus Bacteremia in Patients with Pulmonary Hypertension Requiring Epoprostenol Infusion" Columbus.
October 2007 Brawner E, Sood N."Pulmonary Hypertension in Spina Bifida" /.
October 2008 Vesco PA, Firstenberg MS, Sood N."Successful Embolectomy in a Patient with Acute Pulmonary Embolism and Cardiac Arrest" /.
October 2008 Riscili B, Sood N."Pulmonary Arterial Pseudo-Aneurysm and Hemoptysis in a 25-Year-Old Soccer Player with Endocarditis and Multi-Focal Pneumonia" /.
January 2009 Von Visger T, Voth L, Tussing T, Matula L, Sood N."Collaboration Improves Patient Care Outcomes: A Team Approach to Inpatient Management of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH) Patients Requiring Prostacyclin Therapy" .
January 2009 Kynyk J,Strack LK, Phillips G, Haden D, Sood N."The Effects of Obstructive Sleep Apnea on Pulmonary Arterial Pressures: A Retrospective Chart Review at One Academic Medical Center" //.
October 2009 Smith JS, Sood N."Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension in the Setting of Sjogren's Syndrome" /.
January 2009 Strack, L.K.; Kynyk, J.; Phillips, G.; Haden, D.; Magalang, U.; Sood N."The Effects of Obstructive Sleep Apnea on Pulmonary Arterial Pressures: A Retrospective Chart Review at One Academic Medical Center" Columbus.
January 2009 Strack L, Kynyk J, Phillips G, Haden G, Magalang U, Sood N."Selective Vasodilator Therapy in the Treatment of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension in the Setting of Obstrutive Sleep Apnea" .
January 2009 Duvall L, Sood N."Brand or Generic? Evaluation of an Epoprostenol Formulary Change" //.
October 2009 Dhawan K, Pope-Harman A, Sood N."Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis Secondary to Sirolimus in a Renal Transplant" /.
January 2009 Barst R, MD, Machado R, Mubarak K, Sood N, Gladwin M."Exercise Capacity and Hemodynamics in Sickle Cell Disease with Pulmonary Hypertension" .
January 2010 Smith JS, Sood N."Pericardial Effusion in a Patient with Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension" .
October 2010 Kynyk J, Kraut E, Sood N."Actue Right Ventricular Failure and Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Secondary to Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome" /.
October 2010 Gorbett D, Kraut E, Mann-Jiles V, Sood N."Does an isolated Increase in TR Jet Velocity as Measured by 2D Echocardiography Independently Predict an Increased Mortality in Patietns with Sickle Cell Disease" /.
October 2010 Bruce J, Daniel C, Sood N."Management of Atrial Septal Defect Related Pulmonary Hypertesnion Using Eproprostenol and Percutaneous Closure" /.
October 2010 Sood N, Crawford M, Batte K, Wright V, Nana-Sinkam PS."Circulating MicroRNA in the Pathogenesis of Pulmonary Hyptertension" /.
January 2010 Gorbett D, Sood N."Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension as an Adverse Event of Interferon Beta 1 a Therapy" .
June 2012 Von Visger, T, Kuntz, K, Phillips, G, Chipps, E, Bauman, J, Sood, N."The Prevalence of Psychological Distress in Pulmonary Hypertension" /.
June 2012 Crist, M, Bauer, K, Sood, N, Bazan, J, Duvall, L."Evaluation of the Incidence of Bloodstream Infections in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Patients Receiving Intravenous Prostacyclin Tratment" /.
Tania Von Visger, Kristin Kuntz PhD, Gary Phillips, Esther Chipps,Jennifer Bauman, Namita Sood."The prevalence of psychological distress in Pulmonary Hypertension" .
Mark Crist; Karri Bauer; Namita Sood; Jose Bazan; Laura Duvall."Evaluation of the incidence of bloodstream infections in pulmonary arterial hypertension patients receiving intravenous prostacyclin treatment" .

Presentations

"Making a Difference in the College: What's in it for You?." Presented at Affililates Meeting American College of CHEST Physician CHEST2000 Conference, . (October 2000)

"Making a Difference in the College: What's In It For You?." Presented at Affiliates Meeting American College of CHEST Physicians, CHEST 2000 Conference, . (January 2000)

"Expert Discussant of the Pulmonary Vascular Disease Case Reports." Presented at Ohio Thoracic Society Annual Meeting, . (January 2001)

"Pulmonary Hypertension in Connective Tissue Disorder." Presented at Panel Discussion American College of Chest Physicians, CHEST 2002 Conference, . (January 2002)

"Outcomes of ICU Care in Adults with Cystic Fibrosis." Presented at Plenary Session American College of Chest Physicians, CHEST 2002 Conference, . (January 2002)

"Chronic Epoprostenol Therapy." Presented at Panel Discussion American College of Chest Physicians, CHEST 2002 Conference, . (January 2002)

"Pulmonary Hypertension." Presented at Pulmonary Update Seminar ALA, Columbus, OH, . (August 2002)

"Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension." Presented at Post Graduate Course, CHEST 2003 Conference, . (January 2003)

"Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension." Presented at Post Graduate Course Chest 2004 Conference, . (January 2004)

"Non-Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension Complicating Common Disease States." Presented at CHEST Conference, . (October 2005)

"Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension." Presented at Post Graduate Course Pulmonary Vascular Disease/ CHEST 2005 Conference, . (October 2005)

"Pulmonary Hypertension Diagnosis and Management in the ICU." Presented at Invited Speaker, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India, . (December 2005)

"Use of Currently Available and Novel Therapies for PAH in the Critically Ill Patient with PAH." Presented at CHEST 2006 - Panel Discussion, . (August 2006)

"Seconary Pulmonary Hypertension." Presented at CHEST 2006 Conferrence, . (August 2006)

"Pulmonary Hypertension Complicating Common Disease States." Presented at American College of Chest Physicians CHEST 2006 Conference: Panel Discussion, . (August 2006)

"Management of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Beyond the Guidelines." Presented at CHEST 2006, . (August 2006)

"Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension." Presented at Post Graduate Course CHEST 2006 Conference, . (January 2006)

"ACCP Literature Review: Top 5 Articles in Pulmonary Vascular Disease." Presented at CHEST 2006, . (January 2006)

"Diagnosis of Pulmonary Hypertension in Patients with Pulmonary Fibrosis." Presented at Panel Discussion CHEST 2007, . (January 2007)

"Diagnosis of Pulmonary Embolism." Presented at ACCP Regional Meeting, Chennai India, . (January 2007)

"Combination Therapy in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension." Presented at CHEST 2007 Conference, . (January 2007)

"Diagnosis and Management of Asthma." Presented at Invited Speaker, Indian Medical Association, Faridabad Chapter, . (January 2007)

"Diagnosis and Management of Pulmonary Hypertension." Presented at ACCP Regional Meeting, Chennai India, . (January 2007)

"Non Idiopathic Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension." Presented at Post Graduate Course CHEST 2008 Conference, . (January 2008)

"Case Discussions in Pulmonary Vascular Disease." Presented at CHEST Meeting 2008, . (January 2008)

""Who to Treat" Collagen Vascular Disease-Associated Interstitial Lung Disease and Pulmonary Hypertension." Presented at Ohio Thoracic Society Meeting, . (January 2008)

"Management of a Critically Ill Patient with Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension." Presented at CHEST Conference Morning Symposium, . (October 2009)

"Pro and Con Debate Borderline PAH is an Important and Useful Concept." Presented at CHEST, . (January 2009)

"Post Graduate Course on Pulmonary Vascular Disease." Presented at CHEST, . (October 2009)

"Combination therapy in PAH." Presented at Pulmonary Hypertension Conference, . (June 2010)

"Co-Chair Post Graduate Course: Thromboembolic Disease and Pulmonary Hypertension." Presented at CHEST, . (January 2010)

"Pulmonary Vascular Disease. Abstracts Session." Presented at CHEST, . (January 2010)

"Pulmonary Hypertension. Abstracts Session." Presented at CHEST, . (January 2010)

"Pulmonary Complications in Scleroderma." Presented at Scleroderma Foundation Ohio Chapter Meeting, . (January 2010)

"Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Present and Future." Presented at Pulmonary Research Conference Indiana University, . (January 2010)

"Faculty Post Graduate Course: Diagnosis and Treatement of Idiopathic PAH." Presented at CHEST, . (October 2010)

"Faculty Morning Educational Symposium: Goal-Oriented Therapy is Indicated. Controversies in the Management of PAH: Pro/Con Debate.." Presented at CHEST, . (January 2010)

"Faculty Morning Educational Symposium: Goal-Oriented Therapy is Indicated. Controveries in the Management of PAH: Pro/Con Debate." Presented at CHEST, . (January 2010)

"Epidemiology Review. Acute VTE; Diagnostic and Therapeutic Controversies." Presented at CHEST, . (October 2010)

"Diagnosis and Treatment of Pulmonary Hypertension." Presented at PH Support Group, . (January 2010)

"Diagnosis and Treatment of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension." Presented at 30 City Program sponsored by PHA, Dayton. (January 2010)

"Medically Lead Sessions Medical Emergencies." Presented at International Pulmonary Hypertension Conference, . (June 2010)

"Workshop on Venous Thromboembolism Prevention and Treatment." Presented at ACCP, Chennai, IN|IND. (January 2011)

"Workshop on Venous Thromboembolism Prevention and Treatment." Presented at ACCP, Delhi, IN|IND. (January 2011)

"Featured Speaker- Four City Tour in India: Update on Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension." . (January 2011)

"Pulmonary Complications of Sickle Cell Disease." Presented at University of Cincinnati Sickle Cell Symposium, Cincinnati, OH, US|USA. (June 2011)

"Post Graduate Course in Pulmonary Hypertension." Presented at CHEST 2011, . (October 2011)

"Panel Discussion on Diagnosis and Management of Venothromboembolism." Presented at Chest 2011, . (October 2011)

"Faculty Morning Educational Symposium: Practical Aspects of Managing Patients with Pulmonary Hypertension." Presented at CHEST 2011, . (October 2011)

"Pulmonary Hypertenion in Sickle cell anemia." Presented at Pulmonary Hypertension Conference, . (June 2012)

"Contreversies in PAH Pro Con Debate." Presented at CHEST, . (October 2012)

"Late Breaking Abstracts." Presented at CHEST, OH, US|USA. (October 2012)

"Case Studies in PAH." Presented at ATS, PA. (May 2013)

"Risk Stratification in Acute Pulmonary Embolism." Presented at CHEST, . (October 2013)

"Management of acute Pulmonary Embolism." Presented at CHEST, IL. (October 2013)

"Diagnosis and treatment of Chronic Thromboembolic Disease." Presented at CHEST, IL. (October 2013)

"Case Studies in PAH." Presented at CHEST, IL. (October 2013)

"Treatment of Pulmonary Emolism : PRo con Debate.." Presented at Vascular Surgery Confernce , OSU, . (October 2013)

"Pro Con Debate:Controversies in Pulmonary Arterial." Presented at CHEST, US|USA. (October 2013)

 

Unpublished Works

N Sood. Medical Management of Pulmonary Embolism. March 2014.