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Faculty Physicians

Rakesh Rao, MD

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
Division of Newborn Medicine

Specialty Areas

Newborn Medicine - Neonatology
Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine

Board Certifications

Pediatrics
Neonatal / Perinatal Medicine

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Fax: 314-454-4633

Education

Education

Premedical Degree (MBBS): University College of Medical Sciences, Delhi, India 1992
Fellowship: Neonatal Perinatal Medicine, Chandler Hospital, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY 2003
Medical Degree: Pediatrics, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India 1996
Residency (Research): Pediatrics, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY 2005

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

The Application of Non-Invasive Headspace Analysis to Media Fill Inspection.
Duncan D, Cundell AM, Levac L, Veale J, Kuiper S, Rao R
PDA J Pharm Sci Technol. 2016 Feb 9; pii: pdajpst.2015.006312.

PMID:
    26865678
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Integration of Hybrid and Single-Ventricle Rehabilitation Techniques to Treat a Neonate After Iatrogenic Mitral Injury.
Ashfaq A, Seckeler M, Pophal S, Rhee E, Ryan J, Rao R, Klewer S, Nigro JJ
World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. 2016 Feb 10; pii: 2150135115604469.

PMID:
    26865067
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Genomic profiling in a homogeneous molecular subtype of non-small cell lung cancer: An effort to explore new drug targets.
Veldore VH, Patil S, Satheesh CT, Shashidhara HP, Tejaswi R, Prabhudesai SA, Krishnamoorthy N, Hazarika D, Naik R, Rao RM, Ajai Kumar BS
Indian J Cancer. 2015 Apr-Jun; 52(2)243-8. doi: 10.4103/0019-509X.175843.

PMID:
    26853422
    [PubMed - in process]
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7 day services and psychiatry.
Keynejad R, Holt C, Rao R
Lancet Psychiatry. 2016 Feb 3; pii: S2215-0366(16)00049-3. doi: 10.1016/S2215-0366(16)00049-3.

PMID:
    26851877
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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A stepwise approach in the management of chronic spontaneous urticaria in children.
Lee XH, Ong LX, Cheong JY, Sultana R, Rao R, Lim HH, Ding XM, Loh WY, Punan M, Chiang WC
Asia Pac Allergy. 2016 Jan; 6(1)16-28. doi: 10.5415/apallergy.2016.6.1.16.

PMID:
    26844216
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Rapid Disruption of Intestinal Epithelial Tight Junction and Barrier Dysfunction by Ionizing Radiation in Mouse Colon in vivo: Protection by N-Acetyl L-Cysteine.
Shukla PK, Gangwar R, Manda B, Meena AS, Yadav N, Szabo E, Balogh A, Lee SC, Tigyi GJ, Rao RK
Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2016 Jan 28; ajpgi.00314.2015. doi: 10.1152/ajpgi.00314.2015.

PMID:
    26822914
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Spontaneous Decoding of the Timing and Content of Human Object Perception from Cortical Surface Recordings Reveals Complementary Information in the Event-Related Potential and Broadband Spectral Change.
Miller KJ, Schalk G, Hermes D, Ojemann JG, Rao RP
PLoS Comput Biol. 2016 Jan; 12(1)e1004660. doi: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1004660.

PMID:
    26820899
    [PubMed - in process]
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Recurrent Moderate Hypoglycemia Suppresses Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor Expression in the Prefrontal Cortex and Impairs Sensorimotor Gating in the Posthypoglycemic Period in Young Rats.
Rao R, Ennis K, Mitchell EP, Tran PV, Gewirtz JC
Dev Neurosci. 2016; 38(1)74-82. doi: 10.1159/000442878.

PMID:
    26820887
    [PubMed - in process]
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Is Video Podcast Supplementation as a Learning Aid Beneficial to Dental Students?
Kalludi S, Punja D, Rao R, Dhar M
J Clin Diagn Res. 2015 Dec; 9(12)CC04-7. doi: 10.7860/JCDR/2015/14428.6944.

PMID:
    26816884
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Direct Transcriptional Effects of Apolipoprotein E.
Theendakara V, Peters-Libeu CA, Spilman P, Poksay KS, Bredesen DE, Rao RV
J Neurosci. 2016 Jan 20; 36(3)685-700. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3562-15.2016.

PMID:
    26791201
    [PubMed - in process]
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Inverse Correlation of Expression of miR-140-5p with Progression of Multiple Sclerosis and Differentiation of Encephalitogenic Th1 cells.
Guan H, Singh UP, Rao R, Mrelashvili D, Sen S, Hao H, Zumbrun EE, Singh NP, Nagarkatti PS, Nagarkatti M
Immunology. 2016 Jan 18; doi: 10.1111/imm.12583.

PMID:
    26780721
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Ultrasound screening: Status of markers and efficacy of screening for structural abnormalities.
Rao R, Platt LD
Semin Perinatol. 2016 Feb; 40(1)67-78. doi: 10.1053/j.semperi.2015.11.009.

PMID:
    26777687
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Delirium after surgical and transcatheter aortic valve replacement is associated with increased mortality.
Maniar HS, Lindman BR, Escallier K, Avidan M, Novak E, Melby SJ, Damiano MS, Lasala J, Quader N, Rao RS, Lawton J, Moon MR, Helsten D, Pasque MK, Damiano RJ Jr, Zajarias A
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 Nov 11; pii: S0022-5223(15)02215-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2015.10.114.

PMID:
    26774165
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New insights into the compressibility and high-pressure stability of Ni(CN)2: a combined study of neutron diffraction, Raman spectroscopy, and inelastic neutron scattering.
Mishra SK, Mittal R, Zbiri M, Rao R, Goel P, Hibble SJ, Chippindale AM, Hansen T, Schober H, Chaplot SL
J Phys Condens Matter. 2016 Feb 3; 28(4)045402. doi: 10.1088/0953-8984/28/4/045402.

PMID:
    26751175
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Rare Mediastinal Hydatid Cyst.
Rajender M, Raghu Kanth A, Vinay Kumar A, Rao R
Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci. 2015 Jul-Sep; 57(3)187-90.

PMID:
    26749920
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Targeted Therapy Management in NSCLC Patients Using Cytology: Experience from a Tertiary Care Cancer Center.
Veldore VH, Patil S, Prabhudesai S, Satheesh CT, Shashidhara HP, Krishnamoorthy N, Hazarika D, Tejaswi R, Prabhudev A, Naik R, Rao RM, Kumar BS
Mol Diagn Ther. 2016 Jan 6;

PMID:
    26740090
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Clinical Appearance of Oral Candida Infection and Therapeutic Strategies.
Patil S, Rao RS, Majumdar B, Anil S
Front Microbiol. 2015; 61391. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2015.01391.

PMID:
    26733948
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Novel Carriers for Coenzyme Q10Delivery.
Kumar S, Rao R, Kumar A, Mahant S, Nanda S
Curr Drug Deliv. 2016 Jan 4;

PMID:
    26725722
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Glucans monomer-exchange dynamics as an open chemical network.
Rao R, Lacoste D, Esposito M
J Chem Phys. 2015 Dec 28; 143(24)244903. doi: 10.1063/1.4938009.

PMID:
    26723707
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Occludin deficiency promotes ethanol-induced disruption of colonic epithelial junctions, gut barrier dysfunction and liver damage in mice.
Mir H, Meena AS, Chaudhry KK, Shukla PK, Gangwar R, Manda B, Padala MK, Shen L, Turner JR, Dietrich P, Dragatsis I, Rao R
Biochim Biophys Acta. 2015 Dec 23; 1860(4)765-774. doi: 10.1016/j.bbagen.2015.12.013.

PMID:
    26721332
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