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Blume, E.D., et al., Outcomes of children implanted with ventricular assist devices in the United States: First analysis of the Pediatric Interagency Registry for Mechanical Circulatory Support (PediMACS). J Heart Lung Transplant, 2016. PMID: 27009673, 

Brown, D.W., et al., Digoxin Use Is Associated With Reduced Interstage Mortality in Patients With No History of Arrhythmia After Stage I Palliation for Single Ventricle Heart Disease. J Am Heart Assoc, 2016. 5(1). PMID: 26755552, 

Connor, J.A., et al., Measurement of Quality of Nursing Practice in Congenital Cardiac Care. Am J Crit Care, 2016. 25(2): p. 128-35. PMID: 26932914, 

de Ferranti, S.D., et al., Prevalence of Familial Hypercholesterolemia in the 1999 to 2012 United States National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES). Circulation, 2016. 133(11): p. 1067-72. PMID: 26976914, 

Emani, S.M. and G.R. Marx, Operations for improving left ventricular diastolic function. Curr Opin Cardiol, 2016. 31(1): p. 101-8. PMID: 26627316, 

Freud, L.R. and W. Tworetzky, Fetal interventions for congenital heart disease. Curr Opin Pediatr, 2016. PMID: 26886784, 

Hickey, P.A., et al. Critical Care Nursing's Impact on Pediatric Patient Outcomes. Ann Thorac Surg, 2016. PMID: 27173065

Kane, D.A., et al., Needles in Hay II: Detecting Cardiac Pathology by the Pediatric Chest Pain Standardized Clinical Assessment and Management Plan. Congenit Heart Dis, 2016. PMID: 26918410, 

Kaza, A.K., Techniques to aid pulmonary valve preservation during repair of tetralogy of Fallot. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg, 2016. PMID: 27016787, 

Opotowsky, A.R., et al., Galectin-3 Is Elevated and Associated With Adverse Outcomes in Patients With Single-Ventricle Fontan Circulation. J Am Heart Assoc, 2016. 5(1). PMID: 26755550, 

Paris, Y., et al., Regional Implementation of a Pediatric Cardiology Syncope Algorithm Using Standardized Clinical Assessment and Management Plans (SCAMPS) Methodology. J Am Heart Assoc, 2016. 5(2). PMID: 26896480, 

Upadhyay, S., et al., Catheter ablation for atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia in patients with congenital heart disease. Heart Rhythm, 2016. PMID: 26804568, 

Yu, W., et al., GATA4 regulates Fgf16 to promote heart repair after injury. Development, 2016. 143(6): p. 936-49. PMID: 26893347, 

Zhou, P. and W.T. Pu, Recounting Cardiac Cellular Composition. Circ Res, 2016. 118(3): p. 368-70. PMID: 26846633, 4755297: 4755297

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