Erin Kritz, DO

Location

  • Texas Medical Center

Specialty

Critical Care

Phone: 832-826-6230

Contact Information

6651 Main Street
MC E1420
Houston, TX 77030
United States
Texas

Education

School Education Degree Year
Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences medical school Doctor of Osteopathy 2011
Baylor College of Medicine residency Pediatrics 2014
Baylor College of Medicine fellowship Pediatric Critical Care 2017

About

Family centered care with a multidisciplinary approach. 

Clinical Interests:

Care of the critically ill child, as well as children with congenital heart disease. 

Research Interests:

Infections in children with congenital heart disease, predictors of septic shock. 

Organization

Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Member
American Medical Association and Osteopathic Medical Association Member
American Thoracic Society Member
Baylor College of Medicine / Texas Children’s Hospital Pediatric Critical Care Staffing Task Force
Baylor College of Medicine / Texas Children’s Hospital Rapid Response Team Committee
Kappa Alpha Theta women’s fraternity Alumnae
Society of Critical Care Medicine Item Writing Committee Member
Texas Pediatric Society Member of Committees on Medical Education and Hospital Care

Publication

Kritz E. Critical appraisal of: Patel B, Wolfe K, Pohlman, A, Hall J, Kress J. Effect of noninvasive ventilation delivered by helmet vs face mask on the rate of endotracheal intubation in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome: A randomized controlled trial. JAMA 2016; 315(22): 2435-2441. In The PedsCCM Evidence-Based Journal Club May 3, 2017. Available from: http:?? http://pedsccm.org/view-review.php?id=1098.

Kritz E. Critical appraisal of: Mehta S. Burry L, Cook, D, et al. for the SLEAP Investigators and the Canadian Critical Care Trials Group. Daily Sedation Interruption in mechanically ventilated critically ill patients cared for with a sedation protocol: A randomized controlled trial. JAMA 2012; 308(19): 1985-1992. In The PedsCCM Evidence-Based Journal Club May 11, 2016. Available from: http://PedsCCM.org/view-review.php?id=845.

Kritz E, Bocchini C, Wang Y, Checchia P, Ocampo E. Infections in pediatric single ventricle patients associated with increased morbidity and mortality. Critical Care Medicine 44(12) Suppl 1:130, December 2016.

Kritz E, Bocchini C, Ocampo E. Infections during the first year of life are associated with increased morbidity and mortality in patients with single ventricle physiology at Texas children’s hospital [IDSA abstract 59939]. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2016.

Lam F, Kritz E. Transition to mechanical ventilation. In: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Core and Applied Physiology. 1st ed. Houston, TX: 2016.