Christine A. Zawistowski, MD

  • Specialty: Pediatric Critical Care
  • Language: English

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

sepsis, physiological shock, adult respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), chronic respiratory failure, asthma, acute renal failure, renal replacement therapy, congestive heart failure (CHF), chronic renal failure (CRF), heart failure, hypoventilation, pancytopenia, pneumonia, epilepsy, hospice care, acute respiratory failure, palliative care, acute liver failure, acute respiratory distress, hospital acquired infection, tetralogy of fallot, rapid heartbeat, viral infection, urinary tract infection, congenital heart defect, flu, rheumatic heart disease, respiratory tract infection (RTI), chronic bronchitis, ventricular arrhythmia, kidney failure
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  • Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Pediatrics (Hospice & Palliative Medicine), 2010
  • American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatric Critical Care Medicine), 2004
  • American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatrics, 2001
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, University Health Center of Pittsburgh, Pediatric Critical Care, 2004
  • Residency, Tulane University Medical Center, Pediatrics, 2001
  • MD from Tulane University, 1998

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Research My Research


technology dependent children, children with complex chronic conditions, care of children , acutely critically ill children, chronically critically ill children

Research Interests Timeline

These focus areas and their associated publications are derived from PubMed and the MeSH term library.
represents one publication


  • Mindfulness meditation improved quality of life in adolescents with cancer

    Zawistowski, C Zawistowski, C
    HEM/ONC today. 2014 Aug 25. ?-?

  • Music therapy fostered resilience among AYA patients undergoing high-risk cancer treatment

    Zawistowski, C Zawistowski, C
    HEM/ONC today. 2014 Apr 25. ?-?

  • Pediatric palliative care: a year in review for oncologists

    Zawistowski, C Zawistowski, C
    HEM/ONC today. 2014 Jan 10. ?-?

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