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Reshma Amin

Reshma

Staff Respirologist and Sleep Physician, Respiratory Medicine; Associate Scientist, Child Health and Evaluative Sciences, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto

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Biography

Dr Reshma Amin is Associate Professor at the University of Toronto; Respirologist and Sleep Physician at SickKids; and Associate Scientist, Child Health and Evaluative Sciences at SickKids Research Institute. She is an expert pulmonologist experienced in the rehabilitation and care of children with neuromuscular disorders, particularly for impaired pulmonary function and assisted ventilation. Within NMD4C Reshma is working on the development of clinical care guidelines for NMDs and patient advocacy training modules for NMD, and supports knowledge transfer to patients and other knowledge users.

Recent publications

Amin, R, Grinblat, L, Husain, M. Incidental COVID-19 on PET/CT imaging. CMAJ. 2020. PMID:32444479

Amin, R, Jahnke, N, Waters, V. Antibiotic treatment for Stenotrophomonas maltophilia in people with cystic fibrosis. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2020.3 CD009249 PMID:32189337

McPherson, AC, Amin, R, McAdam, L, Kalnins, D, Lui, T. Growth assessment and weight management in paediatric neuromuscular clinics: a cross-sectional survey across Canada. Disabil Rehabil. 2020. 1-6 PMID:32058820

Orkin, J, Beaune, L, Moore, C, Weiser, N, Arje, D, Rapoport, A et al.. Toward an Understanding of Advance Care Planning in Children With Medical Complexity. Pediatrics. 2020.145 (3) PMID:32054820

Brooks, DM, Kelly, A, Sorkin, JD, Koren, D, Seo Yi, C, Gallagher, PR et al.. The Relationship Between Sleep Disordered Breathing, Blood Pressure, and Urinary Cortisol and Catecholamines Children. J Clin Sleep Med. 2020. PMID:32043963

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