Kyle J. Rehder, MD



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Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Department / Division:
Pediatrics / Pediatrics-Critical Care Med
DUMC 3046
Durham, NC 27710
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  • MD, University of North Carolina–Chapel Hill School of Medicine, 2003
  • Pediatrics, North Carolina Children's Hospital, 2003-2006 (Chief Resident, 2006-2007)
  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, 2007-2010
Clinical Interests:
Care of critically ill infants and children, including the use of mechanical ventilation and ECMO; patient safety; quality improvement
Research Interests:
Mechanical Ventilation, ECMO, Patient Safety and Quality, Communication, Education
Representative Publications:
  • Lee, JH; Rehder, KJ; Williford, L; Cheifetz, IM; Turner, DA. Use of high flow nasal cannula in critically ill infants, children, and adults: a critical review of the literature. Intensive Care Medicine. 2013;39:247-257.  Abstract
  • Rehder, KJ; Turner, DA; Bonadonna, D; Walczak, RJ; Cheifetz, IM. State of the art: strategies for extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in respiratory failure. Expert review of respiratory medicine. 2012;6:513-521.  Abstract
  • Rehder, KJ; Turner, DA; Bonadonna, D; Walczak, RJ; Rudder, RJ; Cheifetz, IM. Technological advances in extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for respiratory failure. Expert review of respiratory medicine. 2012;6:377-384.  Abstract
  • Rehder, KJ; Uhl, TL; Meliones, JN; Turner, DA; Smith, PB; Mistry, KP. Targeted interventions improve shared agreement of daily goals in the pediatric intensive care unit. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. 2012;13:6-10.  Abstract
  • Turner, DA; Rehder, KJ; Cheifetz, IM. Nontraditional modes of mechanical ventilation: progress or distraction?. Expert review of respiratory medicine. 2012;6:277-284.  Abstract
  • Rehder, KJ; Turner, DA; Cheifetz, IM. Use of extracorporeal life support in adults with severe acute respiratory failure. Expert review of respiratory medicine. 2011;5:627-633.  Abstract
  • Turner, DA; Cheifetz, IM; Rehder, KJ; Williford, WL; Bonadonna, D; Banuelos, SJ; Peterson-Carmichael, S; Lin, SS; Davis, RD; Zaas, D. Active rehabilitation and physical therapy during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation while awaiting lung transplantation: a practical approach. Critical Care Medicine. 2011;39:2593-2598.  Abstract
  • Turner, DA; Rehder, KJ; Peterson-Carmichael, SL; Ozment, CP; Al-Hegelan, MS; Williford, WL; Peters, MA; Noble, PW; Cheifetz, IM. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for severe refractory respiratory failure secondary to 2009 H1N1 influenza A. Respiratory Care. 2011;56:941-946.  Abstract