Anne Marie Valente , MD

Anne Marie Valente, MD

Associate in Cardiology; BACH Outpatient Director, BACH Senior Fellowship Director

Associate Professor in Medicine and Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

" I am fortunate to be a member of the Boston Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program to help further the mission to improve the long-term outcomes in adults with congenital heart disease."

Medical Services

Specialties

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Cardiovascular MRI
  • Cardiology

Departments

  • Cardiology

Programs

  • Cardiovascular Program
  • Adult Congenital Heart Service
  • Non-Invasive Cardiac Imaging
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Anne Marie Valente , MD

While in medical school at the University of Vermont, my mentor brought me to Boston Children’s Hospital to observe complex congenital cardiac surgery in a newborn.  

Watching that intricate procedure, I could not stop thinking about what the future would hold for that young child.  Working at Boston Children’s Hospital allows me to interact with so many amazing adults who have grown up with congenital heart disease.  The advances in the field have been great over the past two decades; and I am fortunate to be a member of the Boston Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program to help further the mission to improve the long-term outcomes in adults with congenital heart disease.

Experience and Education

Education

Undergraduate Degree

Boston College, 1992

Boston, MA

Medical Degree

University of Vermont Medical School, 1996

Burlington, VT

Internship

Duke University, 1997

Durham, NC

Residency

Duke University, 2000

Durham, NC

Fellowship

Duke University, 2006

Durham, NC

Certifications

  • Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

Professional History

Dr. Valente completed residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, and fellowships in pediatric cardiology and adult cardiovascular disease, including advanced training in cardiac imaging at Duke University Medical Center. Dr. Valente is the outpatient director of the Boston Adult Congenital Heart (BACH) program and serves as the senior fellowship director of the BACH program. She is currently a member of the Non-Invasive Division in the Department of Cardiology at Boston Children's Hospital specializing in cardiac magnetic resonance imaging. Her research interests focus primarily on identifying non-invasive risk factors in patients with complex congenital heart disease; much of her work involves patients with repaired tetralogy of Fallot (TOF), including leading an international registry of TOF patients. Dr. Valente is a founding member of the Alliance for Adult Research in Congenital Cardiology Group and has been involved in multicenter trials in adults with congenital heart disease. Additionally, Dr. Valente co-directs the Pregnancy and Cardiovascular Disease Program at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital and leads several investigations in women with congenital heart disease during pregnancy. She serves on multiple regional and national committees, including the New England Congenital Cardiology Association, the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association.

Publications

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  1. Alshawabkeh L, Economy KE, Valente AM. Anticoagulation During Pregnancy: Evolving Strategies With a Focus on Mechanical Valves. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016 Oct 18; 68(16):1804-1813.
  2. Jing L, Wehner GJ, Suever JD, Charnigo RJ, Alhadad S, Stearns E, Mojsejenko D, Haggerty CM, Hickey K, Valente AM, Geva T, Powell AJ, Fornwalt BK. Left and right ventricular dyssynchrony and strains from cardiovascular magnetic resonance feature tracking do not predict deterioration of ventricular function in patients with repaired tetralogy of Fallot. J Cardiovasc Magn Reson. 2016 Aug 22; 18(1):49.
  3. Gurvitz M, Burns KM, Brindis R, Broberg CS, Daniels CJ, Fuller SM, Honein MA, Khairy P, Kuehl KS, Landzberg MJ, Mahle WT, Mann DL, Marelli A, Newburger JW, Pearson GD, Starling RC, Tringali GR, Valente AM, Wu JC, Califf RM. Emerging Research Directions in Adult Congenital Heart Disease: A Report From an NHLBI/ACHA Working Group. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016 Apr 26; 67(16):1956-64.
  4. Cheezum MK, Ghoshhajra B, Bittencourt MS, Hulten EA, Bhatt A, Mousavi N, Shah NR, Valente AM, Rybicki FJ, Steigner M, Hainer J, MacGillivray T, Hoffmann U, Abbara S, Di Carli MF, DeFaria Yeh D, Landzberg M, Liberthson R, Blankstein R. Anomalous origin of the coronary artery arising from the opposite sinus: prevalence and outcomes in patients undergoing coronary CTA. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2016 Feb 3.
  5. Opotowsky AR, Baraona F, Owumi J, Loukas B, Singh MN, Valente AM, Wu F, Cheng S, Veldtman G, Rimm EB, Landzberg MJ. Galectin-3 Is Elevated and Associated With Adverse Outcomes in Patients With Single-Ventricle Fontan Circulation. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016 Jan 11; 5(1).
  6. Chen CA, Dusenbery SM, Valente AM, Powell AJ, Geva T. Myocardial ECV Fraction Assessed by CMR Is Associated With Type of Hemodynamic Load and Arrhythmia in Repaired Tetralogy of Fallot. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2016 Jan; 9(1):1-10.
  7. Krieger EV, Valente AM. The Sophistication of Simplicity: Ventricular Function and Oximetry Predict Survival in Eisenmenger Syndrome. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2015 Dec; 8(12).
  8. Yarrington CD, Valente AM, Economy KE. Cardiovascular Management in Pregnancy: Antithrombotic Agents and Antiplatelet Agents. Circulation. 2015 Oct 6; 132(14):1354-64.
  9. Babu-Narayan SV, Giannakoulas G, Valente AM, Li W, Gatzoulis MA. Imaging of congenital heart disease in adults. Eur Heart J. 2016 Apr 14; 37(15):1182-95.
  10. Economy KE, Valente AM. Mechanical Heart Valves in Pregnancy: A Sticky Business. Circulation. 2015 Jul 14; 132(2):79-81.
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  12. Broberg CS, Mitchell J, Rehel S, Grant A, Gianola A, Beninato P, Winter C, Verstappen A, Valente AM, Weiss J, Zaidi A, Earing MG, Cook S, Daniels C, Webb G, Khairy P, Marelli A, Gurvitz MZ, Sahn DJ. Electronic medical record integration with a database for adult congenital heart disease: Early experience and progress in automating multicenter data collection. Int J Cardiol. 2015 Oct 1; 196:178-82.
  13. Stout K, Valente AM, Bartz PJ, Cook S, Gurvitz M, Saidi A, Ross RD. Task Force 6: Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Training in Adult Congenital Heart Disease. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 Aug 11; 66(6):723-31.
  14. Stout K, Valente AM, Bartz PJ, Cook S, Gurvitz M, Saidi A, Ross RD. Task Force 6: Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Training in Adult Congenital Heart Disease. SPCTPD/ACC/AAP/AHA. Circulation. 2015 Aug 11; 132(6):e91-8.
  15. Wu FM, Jonas MM, Opotowsky AR, Harmon A, Raza R, Ukomadu C, Landzberg MJ, Singh MN, Valente AM, Egidy Assenza G, Perez-Atayde AR. Portal and centrilobular hepatic fibrosis in Fontan circulation and clinical outcomes. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2015 Jul; 34(7):883-91.
  16. Shafer KM, Mann N, Hehn R, Ubeda Tikkanen A, Valente AM, Geva T, Gauthier N, Rhodes J. Relationship between Exercise Parameters and Noninvasive Indices of Right Ventricular Function in Patients with Biventricular Circulation and Systemic Right Ventricle. Congenit Heart Dis. 2015 Sep-Oct; 10(5):457-65.
  17. Jolley M, Hickey K, Annese D, Gauvreau K, Geva T, Valente AM, Powell AJ. Resting heart rate influences right ventricular volume in repaired tetralogy of Fallot. Pediatr Cardiol. 2015 Apr; 36(4):813-20.
  18. Moon TJ, Choueiter N, Geva T, Valente AM, Gauvreau K, Harrild DM. Relation of biventricular strain and dyssynchrony in repaired tetralogy of fallot measured by cardiac magnetic resonance to death and sustained ventricular tachycardia. Am J Cardiol. 2015 Mar 1; 115(5):676-80.
  19. Wald RM, Valente AM, Marelli A. Heart failure in adult congenital heart disease: Emerging concepts with a focus on tetralogy of Fallot. Trends Cardiovasc Med. 2015 Jul; 25(5):422-32.
  20. Restrepo M, Tang E, Haggerty CM, Khiabani RH, Mirabella L, Bethel J, Valente AM, Whitehead KK, McElhinney DB, Fogel MA, Yoganathan AP. Energetic implications of vessel growth and flow changes over time in Fontan patients. Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 Jan; 99(1):163-70.
  21. Wu FM, Emani SM, Landzberg MJ, Valente AM. Rare case of undiagnosed supracardiac total anomalous pulmonary venous return in an adult. Circulation. 2014 Sep 30; 130(14):1205-7.
  22. Buber J, Assenza GE, Huang A, Valente AM, Emani SM, Gauvreau K, Marshal AC, McElhinney DB, Landzberg MJ. Durability of large diameter right ventricular outflow tract conduits in adults with congenital heart disease. Int J Cardiol. 2014 Aug 20; 175(3):455-63.
  23. Waller AH, Horgan S, Groarke JD, Valente AM, Koplan BA, Blankstein R. Integration of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in pre-procedural planning and electroanatomical mapping for catheter ablation after a Fontan-Bjork correction of tricuspid atresia. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2014 Nov; 15(11):1306.
  24. Krieger EV, Valente AM. Heart failure treatment in adults with congenital heart disease: where do we stand in 2014? Heart. 2014 Sep; 100(17):1329-34.
  25. Tong CW, Ahmad T, Brittain EL, Bunch TJ, Damp JB, Dardas T, Hijar A, Hill JA, Hilliard AA, Houser SR, Jahangir E, Kates AM, Kim D, Lindman BR, Ryan JJ, Rzeszut AK, Sivaram CA, Valente AM, Freeman AM. Challenges facing early career academic cardiologists. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Jun 3; 63(21):2199-208.
  26. Restrepo M, Mirabella L, Tang E, Haggerty CM, Khiabani RH, Fynn-Thompson F, Valente AM, McElhinney DB, Fogel MA, Yoganathan AP. Fontan pathway growth: a quantitative evaluation of lateral tunnel and extracardiac cavopulmonary connections using serial cardiac magnetic resonance. Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Mar; 97(3):916-22.
  27. Wu FM, Opotowsky AR, Raza R, Harney S, Ukomadu C, Landzberg MJ, Valente AM, Breitbart RE, Singh MN, Gauvreau K, Jonas MM. Transient elastography may identify Fontan patients with unfavorable hemodynamics and advanced hepatic fibrosis. Congenit Heart Dis. 2014 Sep-Oct; 9(5):438-47.
  28. Cotts T, Khairy P, Opotowsky AR, John AS, Valente AM, Zaidi AN, Cook SC, Aboulhosn J, Ting JG, Gurvitz M, Landzberg MJ, Verstappen A, Kay J, Earing M, Franklin W, Kogon B, Broberg CS. Clinical research priorities in adult congenital heart disease. Int J Cardiol. 2014 Feb 15; 171(3):351-60.
  29. Valente AM, Gauvreau K, Assenza GE, Babu-Narayan SV, Schreier J, Gatzoulis MA, Groenink M, Inuzuka R, Kilner PJ, Koyak Z, Landzberg MJ, Mulder B, Powell AJ, Wald R, Geva T. Contemporary predictors of death and sustained ventricular tachycardia in patients with repaired tetralogy of Fallot enrolled in the INDICATOR cohort. Heart. 2014 Feb; 100(3):247-53.
  30. Valente AM, Economy KE. Cardiology Patient Page. Preeclampsia. Circulation. 2013 Oct 22; 128(17):e344-5.
  31. Valente AM, Lewis M, Vaziri SM, Bautista-Hernandez V, Harmon A, Kim Y, Wu FM, Joyce C, Loyola H, Mayer JE, Bacha E, Landzberg MJ. Outcomes of adolescents and adults undergoing primary Fontan procedure. Am J Cardiol. 2013 Dec 15; 112(12):1938-42.
  32. Jimenez-Juan L, Krieger EV, Valente AM, Geva T, Wintersperger BJ, Moshonov H, Siu SC, Colman JM, Silversides CK, Wald RM. Cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging predictors of pregnancy outcomes in women with coarctation of the aorta. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2014 Mar; 15(3):299-306.
  33. Partington SL, Valente AM. Cardiac magnetic resonance in adults with congenital heart disease. Methodist Debakey Cardiovasc J. 2013 Jul-Sep; 9(3):156-62.
  34. Valente AM, Landzberg MJ, Gianola A, Harmon AJ, Cook S, Ting JG, Stout K, Kuehl K, Khairy P, Kay JD, Earing M, Houser L, Broberg C, Milliren C, Opotowsky AR, Webb G, Verstappen A, Gurvitz M. Improving heart disease knowledge and research participation in adults with congenital heart disease (the Health, Education and Access Research Trial: HEART-ACHD). Int J Cardiol. 2013 Oct 9; 168(4):3236-40.
  35. Gurvitz M, Valente AM, Broberg C, Cook S, Stout K, Kay J, Ting J, Kuehl K, Earing M, Webb G, Houser L, Opotowsky A, Harmon A, Graham D, Khairy P, Gianola A, Verstappen A, Landzberg M. Prevalence and predictors of gaps in care among adult congenital heart disease patients: HEART-ACHD (The Health, Education, and Access Research Trial). J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 May 28; 61(21):2180-4.
  36. Dusenbery SM, Geva T, Seale A, Valente AM, Zhou J, Sena L, Geggel RL. Outcome predictors and implications for management of scimitar syndrome. Am Heart J. 2013 May; 165(5):770-7.
  37. Cook SC, Valente AM, Maul TM, Dew MA, Hickey J, Jennifer Burger P, Harmon A, Clair M, Webster G, Cecchin F, Khairy P. Shock-related anxiety and sexual function in adults with congenital heart disease and implantable cardioverter-defibrillators. Heart Rhythm. 2013 Jun; 10(6):805-10.
  38. Assenza GE, Graham DA, Landzberg MJ, Valente AM, Singh MN, Bashir A, Fernandes S, Mortele KJ, Ukomadu C, Volpe M, Wu F. MELD-XI score and cardiac mortality or transplantation in patients after Fontan surgery. Heart. 2013 Apr; 99(7):491-6.
  39. Egidy Assenza G, Cassater D, Landzberg M, Geva T, Schreier J, Graham D, Volpe M, Barker N, Economy K, Valente AM. The effects of pregnancy on right ventricular remodeling in women with repaired tetralogy of Fallot. Int J Cardiol. 2013 Oct 3; 168(3):1847-52.
  40. Assenza GE, McElhinney DB, Valente AM, Pearson DD, Volpe M, Martucci G, Landzberg MJ, Lock JE. Transcatheter closure of post-myocardial infarction ventricular septal rupture. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2013 Feb; 6(1):59-67.
  41. Krieger EV, Valente AM. Diagnosis and management of ebstein anomaly of the tricuspid valve. Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med. 2012 Dec; 14(6):594-607.
  42. Krieger EV, Clair M, Opotowsky AR, Landzberg MJ, Rhodes J, Powell AJ, Colan SD, Valente AM. Correlation of exercise response in repaired coarctation of the aorta to left ventricular mass and geometry. Am J Cardiol. 2013 Feb 1; 111(3):406-11.
  43. Egidy Assenza G, Valente AM, Geva T, Graham D, Pluchinotta FR, Romana Pluchinotta F, Sanders SP, Autore C, Volpe M, Landzberg MJ, Cecchin F. QRS duration and QRS fractionation on surface electrocardiogram are markers of right ventricular dysfunction and atrialization in patients with Ebstein anomaly. Eur Heart J. 2013 Jan; 34(3):191-200.
  44. Krieger EV, Moko LE, Wu F, Landzberg MJ, Valente AM, Assenza GE, Ukomadu C, Opotowsky AR. Single ventricle anatomy is associated with increased frequency of nonalcoholic cirrhosis. Int J Cardiol. 2013 Sep 1; 167(5):1918-23.
  45. Baraona F, Valente AM, Porayette P, Pluchinotta FR, Sanders SP. Coronary Arteries in Childhood Heart Disease: Implications for Management of Young Adults. J Clin Exp Cardiolog. 2012 Jun 15; (Suppl 8).
  46. Romfh A, Pluchinotta FR, Porayette P, Valente AM, Sanders SP. Congenital Heart Defects in Adults : A Field Guide for Cardiologists. J Clin Exp Cardiolog. 2012 Jun 15; (Suppl 8).
  47. Valente AM. Advanced pulmonary vascular therapy for adults with congenital heart disease: potential for progress. J Card Fail. 2012 May; 18(5):385-6.
  48. Krieger EV, Valente AM, Landzberg MJ, Stout KK. Acute dyspnea in a young man with an old sternotomy. Congenit Heart Dis. 2012 Sep-Oct; 7(5):E73-7.
  49. Haggerty CM, Fynn-Thompson F, McElhinney DB, Valente AM, Saikrishnan N, Del Nido PJ, Yoganathan AP. Experimental and numeric investigation of Impella pumps as cavopulmonary assistance for a failing Fontan. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2012 Sep; 144(3):563-9.
  50. Bhatt AB, Landzberg MJ, Gerhard-Herman M, Rodriguez-Huertas E, Graham D, Valente AM. Pathophysiology of chronic venous insufficiency in adults with a Fontan circulation (a pre-defined substudy of the CALF investigation). Int J Cardiol. 2013 Apr 30; 165(1):41-5.
  51. Pineles D, Valente A, Warren B, Peterson MG, Lehman TJ, Moorthy LN. Worldwide incidence and prevalence of pediatric onset systemic lupus erythematosus. Lupus. 2011 Oct; 20(11):1187-92.
  52. Wu FM, Ukomadu C, Odze RD, Valente AM, Mayer JE, Earing MG. Liver disease in the patient with Fontan circulation. Congenit Heart Dis. 2011 May-Jun; 6(3):190-201.
  53. Broberg CS, Aboulhosn J, Mongeon FP, Kay J, Valente AM, Khairy P, Earing MG, Opotowsky AR, Lui G, Gersony DR, Cook S, Ting JG, Webb G, Gurvitz MZ. Prevalence of left ventricular systolic dysfunction in adults with repaired tetralogy of fallot. Am J Cardiol. 2011 Apr 15; 107(8):1215-20.
  54. Lui GK, Silversides CK, Khairy P, Fernandes SM, Valente AM, Nickolaus MJ, Earing MG, Aboulhosn JA, Rosenbaum MS, Cook S, Kay JD, Jin Z, Gersony DR. Heart rate response during exercise and pregnancy outcome in women with congenital heart disease. Circulation. 2011 Jan 25; 123(3):242-8.
  55. Khairy P, Aboulhosn J, Gurvitz MZ, Opotowsky AR, Mongeon FP, Kay J, Valente AM, Earing MG, Lui G, Gersony DR, Cook S, Ting JG, Nickolaus MJ, Webb G, Landzberg MJ, Broberg CS. Arrhythmia burden in adults with surgically repaired tetralogy of Fallot: a multi-institutional study. Circulation. 2010 Aug 31; 122(9):868-75.
  56. Valente AM, Bhatt AB, Cook S, Earing MG, Gersony DR, Aboulhosn J, Opotowsky AR, Lui G, Gurvitz M, Graham D, Fernandes SM, Khairy P, Webb G, Gerhard-Herman M, Landzberg MJ. The CALF (Congenital Heart Disease in Adults Lower Extremity Systemic Venous Health in Fontan Patients) study. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2010 Jul 6; 56(2):144-50.
  57. Valente AM, Lock JE, Gauvreau K, Rodriguez-Huertas E, Joyce C, Armsby L, Bacha EA, Landzberg MJ. Predictors of long-term adverse outcomes in patients with congenital coronary artery fistulae. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2010 Apr; 3(2):134-9.
  58. Griffiths ER, Kaza AK, Wyler von Ballmoos MC, Loyola H, Valente AM, Blume ED, del Nido P. Evaluating failing Fontans for heart transplantation: predictors of death. Ann Thorac Surg. 2009 Aug; 88(2):558-63; discussion 563-4.
  59. Strigl S, Beroukhim R, Valente AM, Annese D, Harrington JS, Geva T, Powell AJ. Feasibility of dobutamine stress cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging in children. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2009 Feb; 29(2):313-9.
  60. Sheikh AM, Barrett C, Villamizar N, Alzate O, Valente AM, Herlong JR, Craig D, Lodge A, Lawson J, Milano C, Jaggers J. Right ventricular hypertrophy with early dysfunction: A proteomics study in a neonatal model. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009 May; 137(5):1146-53.
  61. Khairy P, Hosn JA, Broberg C, Cook S, Earing M, Gersony D, Kay J, Landzberg MJ, Nickolaus MJ, Opotowsky S, Valente AM, Warnes C, Webb G, Gurvitz MZ. Multicenter research in adult congenital heart disease. Int J Cardiol. 2008 Sep 26; 129(2):155-9.
  62. Valente AM, Powell AJ. Clinical applications of cardiovascular magnetic resonance in congenital heart disease. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am. 2007 Nov; 15(4):565-77, vi.
  63. Cook AL, Hurwitz LM, Valente AM, Herlong JR. Right heart dilatation in adults: congenital causes. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2007 Sep; 189(3):592-601.
  64. Valente AM, Powell AJ. Clinical applications of cardiovascular magnetic resonance in congenital heart disease. Cardiol Clin. 2007 Feb; 25(1):97-110, vi.
  65. Valente AM, Sena L, Powell AJ, Del Nido PJ, Geva T. Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging evaluation of sinus venosus defects: comparison to surgical findings. Pediatr Cardiol. 2007 Jan-Feb; 28(1):51-6.
  66. Valente AM, Bashore TM. Unusual cardiomyopathies: ventricular noncompaction and takotsubo cardiomyopathy. Rev Cardiovasc Med. 2006; 7(3):111-8.
  67. Patel MR, Baeza RG, Goyal A, Halabi AR, Melloni C, Oliveira GB, Tricoci P, Valente AM. Highlights from the American College of Cardiology Annual Scientific Session 2005: March 6 to 9, 2005, Orlando, Florida. Am Heart J. 2005 Jun; 149(6):1009-19.
  68. Valente AM, Jain R, Scheurer M, Fowler VG, Corey GR, Bengur AR, Sanders S, Li JS. Frequency of infective endocarditis among infants and children with Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia. Pediatrics. 2005 Jan; 115(1):e15-9.
  69. Shah SH, Dery JP, Fischi MC, Heitner JF, Kunz GA, Meine TJ, Patel MR, Valente AM, Waters RE, Yager J. Highlights from the American College of Cardiology Annual Scientific Sessions 2004: March 9-12, 2004. Am Heart J. 2004 Aug; 148(2):254.
  70. Baker SS, Milazzo AS, Valente AM, Paul IM, Talner NS, Sanders SR, Kanter RJ, Li JS. Measures of cardiac repolarization and body position in infants. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2003 Jan-Feb; 42(1):67-70.
  71. Worley G, Garges H, Valente AM, Kredich DW. Hypothyroidism in house officers. Lancet. 2002 Sep 14; 360(9336):879.
  72. Valente AM, Newburger JW, Lauer RM. Hyperlipidemia in children and adolescents. Am Heart J. 2001 Sep; 142(3):433-9.
  73. Valente AM, Strong W, Sinaiko AR. Obesity and insulin resistance in young people. Am Heart J. 2001 Sep; 142(3):440-4.
  74. Alfei L, Aita M, Caronti B, De Vita R, Margotta V, Medolago Albani L, Valente AM. Hyaluronate receptor CD44 is expressed by astrocytes in the adult chicken and in astrocyte cell precursors in early development of the chick spinal cord. Eur J Histochem. 1999; 43(1):29-38.
  75. Sinisi AA, Pasquali D, Papparella A, Valente A, Orio F, Esposito D, Cobellis G, Cuomo A, Angelone G, Martone A, Fioretti GP, Bellastella A. Antisperm antibodies in cryptorchidism before and after surgery. J Urol. 1998 Nov; 160(5):1834-7.
  76. Alfei L, Onali A, Caronti B, Valente AM, Medolago Albani L, Pasqualini C, Denizot JP. Phosphorylated and non-phosphorylated neurofilament epitopes are co-distributed in the fish Mauthner axon. Cell Mol Biol (Noisy-le-grand). 1998 Jun; 44(4):605-14.
  77. Pinto HC, Baptista A, Camilo ME, Valente A, Saragoça A, de Moura MC. Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis. Clinicopathological comparison with alcoholic hepatitis in ambulatory and hospitalized patients. Dig Dis Sci. 1996 Jan; 41(1):172-9.
  78. Romeo F, Rosano GM, Martuscelli E, Valente A, Reale A. Unstable angina: role of silent ischemia and total ischemic time (silent plus painful ischemia), a 6-year follow-up. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1992 May; 19(6):1173-9.
  79. Barillà F, Pelliccia F, Valente A, Cianfrocca C, Romeo F, Reale A. Acute effects of nifedipine versus isosorbide dinitrate on exercise tolerance in patients with isolated coronary artery occlusion and collaterals. Cardiovasc Drugs Ther. 1990 Aug; 4 Suppl 5:905-8.
  80. Kemali D, Maj M, Galderisi S, Ariano MG, Cesarelli M, Milici N, Salvati A, Valente A, Volpe M. Clinical and neuropsychological correlates of cerebral ventricular enlargement in schizophrenia. J Psychiatr Res. 1985; 19(4):587-96.
  81. Romeo F, Rosano GM, Martuscelli E, Valente A, Reale A. Characterization and long-term prognosis of patients with effort-induced silent myocardial ischaemia. Eur Heart J. 1992 Apr; 13(4):457-63.
  82. Romeo F, Rosano GM, Martuscelli E, Lombardo L, Valente A. Long-term follow-up of patients initially diagnosed with syndrome X. Am J Cardiol. 1993 Mar 15; 71(8):669-73.
  83. Mongeon FP, Gurvitz MZ, Broberg CS, Aboulhosn J, Opotowsky AR, Kay JD, Valente AM, Earing MG, Lui GK, Fernandes SM, Gersony DR, Cook SC, Ting JG, Nickolaus MJ, Landzberg MJ, Khairy P. Aortic root dilatation in adults with surgically repaired tetralogy of fallot: a multicenter cross-sectional study. Circulation. 2013 Jan 15; 127(2):172-9.
  84. Benson CC, Valente AM, Economy KE, Hoffman-Sage Y, Bevilacqua LM, Podovei M, Opotowsky AR. Discovery and management of diaphragmatic hernia related to abandoned epicardial pacemaker wires in a pregnant woman with {S,L,L} transposition of the great arteries. Congenit Heart Dis. 2012 Mar-Apr; 7(2):183-8.
  85. Banka P, Geva T, Powell AJ, Geggel R, Lahiri T, Valente AM. Images in cardiovascular medicine. Right aortic arch with aberrant left innominate artery: a rare vascular ring. Circulation. 2009 Jul 21; 120(3):264-5.
  86. Wald RM, Haber I, Wald R, Valente AM, Powell AJ, Geva T. Effects of regional dysfunction and late gadolinium enhancement on global right ventricular function and exercise capacity in patients with repaired tetralogy of Fallot. Circulation. 2009 Mar 17; 119(10):1370-7.
  87. Valente AM, Gauvreau K, Assenza GE, Babu-Narayan SV, Evans SP, Gatzoulis M, Groenink M, Inuzuka R, Kilner PJ, Koyak Z, Landzberg MJ, Mulder B, Powell AJ, Wald R, Geva T. Rationale and design of an International Multicenter Registry of patients with repaired tetralogy of Fallot to define risk factors for late adverse outcomes: the INDICATOR cohort. Pediatr Cardiol. 2013 Jan; 34(1):95-104.
  88. Turer AT, Samad Z, Valente AM, Parker MA, Hayes B, Kim RJ, Kisslo J, Wang A. Anatomic and clinical correlates of septal morphology in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Eur J Echocardiogr. 2011 Feb; 12(2):131-9.
  89. Schietroma M, Risetti A, Leardi S, Iannucci D, Muzi F, Valente A, Simi M. [Head trauma in a general surgery department: observations, diagnostic and therapeutic indications]. Ann Ital Chir. 1992 Mar-Apr; 63(2):163-7; discussion 168.
  90. Valente AM, Lakdawala NK, Powell AJ, Evans SP, Cirino AL, Orav EJ, MacRae CA, Colan SD, Ho CY. Comparison of echocardiographic and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy sarcomere mutation carriers without left ventricular hypertrophy. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2013 Jun; 6(3):230-7.
  91. Cook SC, Hickey J, Maul TM, Zumberge N, Krieger EV, Valente AM, Zaidi AN, Daniels CJ. Assessment of the cerebral circulation in adults with coarctation of the aorta. Congenit Heart Dis. 2013 Jul-Aug; 8(4):289-95.
  92. Buber J, Bergersen L, Lock JE, Gauvreau K, Esch JJ, Landzberg MJ, Valente AM, Sandora TJ, Marshall AC. Bloodstream infections occurring in patients with percutaneously implanted bioprosthetic pulmonary valve: a single-center experience. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2013 Jun; 6(3):301-10.
  93. Aboulhosn JA, Lluri G, Gurvitz MZ, Khairy P, Mongeon FP, Kay J, Valente AM, Earing MG, Opotowsky AR, Lui G, Gersony DR, Cook S, Child J, Ting J, Webb G, Landzberg M, Broberg CS. Left and right ventricular diastolic function in adults with surgically repaired tetralogy of Fallot: a multi-institutional study. Can J Cardiol. 2013 Jul; 29(7):866-72.
  94. Barilla F, Romeo F, Rosano GM, Valente A, Reale A. Coronary artery loops and myocardial ischemia. Am Heart J. 1991 Jul; 122(1 Pt 1):225-6.
  95. Valente AM, Cook S, Festa P, Ko HH, Krishnamurthy R, Taylor AM, Warnes CA, Kreutzer J, Geva T. Multimodality imaging guidelines for patients with repaired tetralogy of fallot: a report from the AmericanSsociety of Echocardiography: developed in collaboration with the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance and the Society for Pediatric Radiology. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2014 Feb; 27(2):111-41.
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