Carl H. Backes, MD :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Carl H. Backes, MD

Carl H. Backes, MD

Ambulatory Pediatrics
Physician Team

Cardiology Fellowship
Faculty

Center for Perinatal Research
Principal Investigator

Heart Center
Physician Team

Neonatology
Physician Team

Neonatology Fellowship
Faculty

Contact Information

Neonatology
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-4559
FX: (614) 722-4541
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Biography

Carl H. Backes, Jr, MD, is a member of the Center for Perinatal Research at The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. He is an Assistant Professor at The Ohio State University College of Medicine, and Attending Neonatologist and Attending Cardiologist at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. His clinical interests include the care of premature infants born with congenital heart disease. His research interests involve improving outcomes among premature infants with cardiovascular or hemodynamic perturbations. Dr. Backes has been a journal reviewer for Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology as well as Congenital Heart Disease since 2012. He is also a member of Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Medical Honors Society and the American Heart Association (AHA).

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Gender:

  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Clinical Interests

  • Dr. Backes' clinical interests include the care of premature infants born with congenital heart disease.

Research Interests

Research Center:

Areas of Interest:

  • Dr. Backes' research interests include assessment of neonatal hemodynamics and cardiovascular function; and fetal cardiovascular physiology.

Education and Training

Medical School

  • Wright State University School of Medicine
    Date Completed: 06/30/2006

Residency

  • Nationwide Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/2008

Fellowship

  • Nationwide Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/2011

Fellowship

  • Nationwide Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/2013

Department:

  • Pediatrics

Section:

  • Neonatology

Specialty:

  • Cardiology
  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 07/01/2013

Professional Experience

2013–present

  • Attending Cardiologist, Nationwide Children's Hospital/The Ohio State University

2013–present

  • Attending Neonatology, Nationwide Children's Hospital

2013–present

  • Assistant Professor, The Ohio State University College of Medicine

2010–present

  • Principal Investigator, Center for Perinatal Research, Nationwide Children's Hospital/The Ohio State University

2009–present

  • Pediatric Resident Education Committee, Nationwide Children's Hospital/The Ohio State University

2006–present

  • Instructor in Pediatrics, Nationwide Children's Hospital/The Ohio State University

Publications

  • Stultz,Jeremy,S; Puthoff,Teresa; Backes,Carl; Nahata,Milap,C. 2013. Intermittent intravenous sildenafil for pulmonary hypertension management in neonates and infants.  AMERICAN JOURNAL OF HEALTH-SYSTEM PHARMACY. Vol. 70, no. 5. (March): 407-413.
  • Backes,C,H; BACKES,C,R; Gardner,D; Nankervis,C,A; Giannone,P,J; Cordero,L. 2012. Neonatal abstinence syndrome: transitioning methadone-treated infants from an inpatient to an outpatient setting.  JOURNAL OF PERINATOLOGY. Vol. 32, no. 6. (June): 425-430.
  • Markham K, Backes C, Samuels P. 2012. Shigella during Pregnancy: Outcomes and Management.  Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology. Vol. 8, no. 23. (January): 22-24.
  • Nist AR, Backes CH, Moorehead P, Wispe, J. 2012. Current Controversies in Management of Neonatal Hypotension: A Multidisciplinary Approach.  Advances in Neonatal Care. Vol. 15, no. 5. (January): 28-37.
  • Backes,Carl,H; Moorehead,Pamela,A; Nelin,Leif,D. 2011. Cancer in Pregnancy: Fetal and Neonatal Outcomes.  CLINICAL OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY. Vol. 54, no. 4. (December): 574-590.
  • Backes,Carl,H; Reber,Kris,M; Trittmann,Jennifer,KB; Huang,Hong; Tomblin,Jordanna; Moorehead,Pamela,A; Bauer,John,A; Smith,Charles,V; Mahan,John,D. 2011. Fellows as teachers: a model to enhance pediatric resident education.  MEDICAL EDUCATION ONLINE. Vol. 16, no. January: e7205.
  • Backes CH, Markham K, Moorehead P, Cordero L, Nankervis CA, Giannone PJ. 2011. Maternal Preeclampsia and Neonatal Outcomes.  Journal of Pregnancy. Vol. 201, no. January: 47-59.
  • Backes CH, Martin EM, Nelin LD. 2011. A Standardized Approach to the Care of the Infant Born at the Threshold of Viability.  Neonatology Today. Vol. 97, no. 6. (January): 1-8.
  • Jopperi-Davis,K,S; Park,M,S; Rogers,L,K; Backes,C,H; Lim,I,K; Smith,C,V. 2004. Compartmental inhibition of hepatic glutathione reductase activities by 1,3-bis(2-chloroethyl)-N-nitrosourea (BCNU) in Sprague-Dawley and Fischer-344 rats.  TOXICOLOGY LETTERS. Vol. 147, no. 3. (March): 219-228.
  • Backes CH, Cua C, Kreutzer J, Armsby L, El-Said H, Moore J, Gauvreau K, Bergersen L, Holzer RJ. Low weight as an independent risk factor for adverse events during cardiac catheterization of infants. Accepted for publication to Journal of Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions. 2013 Feb 22. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Backes CH, Nelin T, Gorr MW, Wold LE. Early life exposure to air pollution: how bad is it? Toxicology Letters. 2013 Jan 10, 216(1):47-53. PubMed ID: 23164674
  • Backes CH, Backes CR, Gardner D, Giannone PJ, Nankervis CA, Cordero L. Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS): Transitioning Methadone Treated Infants From An Inpatient to an Outpatient Setting. Journal of Perinatology. 2012 Jun, 32(6):425-30. PubMed ID: 21852772
  • Markham K, Backes CH, Samuels P. Shigella during Pregnancy: Outcomes and Management. Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2012, 8(23):22-24.
  • Nist AR, Backes CH, Moorehead P, Wispe, J. Current Controversies in Management of Neonatal Hypotension: A Multidisciplinary Approach. Advances in Neonatal Care. 2012, 14(5):28-37.
  • Backes CH, Moorehead PA, Nelin LD. Cancer in Pregnancy: A Review of Fetal and Neonatal Outcomes. Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2011 Dec, 54(4):574-90. PubMed ID: 22031248
  • Backes CH, Reber KM, Trittmann JK, Huang H, Tomblin J, Moorehead PA, Bauer JA, Smith CV, Mahan JD. Fellows as Teachers: A Model to Enhance Pediatric Resident Education in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Medical Education. Epub 2011 Sep 6, 12(1):5-15. PubMed ID: 21912479
  • Backes CH, Markham K, Moorehead P, Cordero L, Nankervis CA, Giannone PJ. Maternal Preeclampsia and Neonatal Outcomes. Journal of Pregnancy. Epub 2011 Apr 4, 201:47-59. PubMed ID: 21547086
  • Backes CH, Martin EM, Nelin LD. A Standardized Approach to the Care of the Infant Born at the Threshold of Viability. Neonatology Today. 2011, 97(6):1-8.
  • Jopperi-Davis K, Park MS, Rogers LK, Backes CH, Lim IK, Smith CV. Compartmental inhibition of hepatic glutathione reductase activities by 1,3 bischloroethyl)-N-nitrosourea (BCNU) in Sprague-Dawley and Fischer-344, Rats. Toxicology Letters. 2004 Mar 7, 147:219-228. PubMed ID: 15104113
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