Trials & Studies

2013 Selected Cardiology Publications

Almond CS, Morales DL, Blackstone EH, Turrentine M, Imamura M, Massicotte P, Jordan LC, Devaney E, Ravishankar C, Kanter KR, Holman WL, Kroslowitz R, Tjossem C, Thuita L, Cohen G, Buchholz H, St Louis JD, Nguyen K, Niebler RA, Walters H, 3rd, Reemsten B, Wearden P, Reinhartz O, Guleserian KJ, Mitchell MB, Bleiweis MS, Canter C, Humpl T. The berlin heart excor(r) pediatric ventricular assist device for bridge to heart transplantation in us children. Circulation. 2013

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;6:59-67

Bergersen L, Gauvreau K, McElhinney D, Fenwick S, Kirshner D, Harding J, Hickey P, Mayer J, Marshall A. Capture of complexity of specialty care in pediatric cardiology by work rvu measures. Pediatrics. 2013;131:258-267

Brown DW, Gauvreau K, Powell AJ, Lang P, Del Nido PJ, Odegard KC, Geva T. Cardiac magnetic resonance versus routine cardiac catheterization before bidirectional glenn anastomosis: Long-term follow-up of a prospective randomized trial. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013

Colan SD. The why and how of z scores. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2013;26:38-40

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

Esch JJ, Shah PB, Cockrill BA, Farber HW, Landzberg MJ, Mehra MR, Mullen MP, Opotowsky AR, Waxman AB, Lock JE, Marshall AC. Transcatheter Potts shunt creation in patients with severe pulmonary arterial hypertension: Initial clinical experience. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2013;32:381-387

Esch JJ, Triedman JK, Cecchin F, Alexander ME, Walsh EP. Radiofrequency-assisted transseptal perforation for electrophysiology procedures in children and adults with repaired congenital heart disease. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2013

Hasan BS, Bautista-Hernandez V, McElhinney DB, Salvin J, Laussen PC, Prakash A, Geggel RL, Pigula FA. Outcomes of transcatheter approach for initial treatment of pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2013;81:111-118

Khairy P, Clair M, Fernandes SM, Blume ED, Powell AJ, Newburger JW, Landzberg MJ, Mayer JE, Jr. Cardiovascular outcomes after the arterial switch operation for d-transposition of the great arteries. Circulation. 2013;127:331-339]

Lincoln, P.,  Manning, M.J.,  Hamilton-Bruno, S., Labrecque, M., Casey, D., Kennedy, H., Cook, K., Curley, M.A.Q. A pediatric critical care practice group – the use of expertise and evidence-based practice in identifying and establishing “best” practice. Critical Care Nurse. 2013 Apr; 33(2): 85-7.

McLellan, M., Connor, J. The Cardiac Children's Hospital Early Warning Score (C-CHEWS). Journal of Pediatric Nursing. (2013) 28, 171-178.

Mollova M, Bersell K, Walsh S, Savla J, Das LT, Park SY, Silberstein LE, Dos Remedios CG, Graham D, Colan S, Kuhn B. Cardiomyocyte proliferation contributes to heart growth in young humans. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013;110:1446-1451

Opotowsky AR. Abnormal spirometry in congenital heart disease: Where do we go from here? Circulation. 2013;127:865-867

Rivkin MJ, Watson CG, Scoppettuolo LA, Wypij D, Vajapeyam S, Bellinger DC, Demaso DR, Robertson RL, Jr., Newburger JW. Adolescents with d-transposition of the great arteries repaired in early infancy demonstrate reduced white matter microstructure associated with clinical risk factors. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013

Siow, E, Wypij, D, Berry, R, Hickey, P., Curley, M.  (June, 2013).  The Effect of Continuity in Nursing Care on Patient Outcomes in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit.  Journal of Nursing Administration. (In Press)

Zachariah JP, de Ferranti SD. NHLBI integrated pediatric guidelines: Battle for a future free of cardiovascular disease. Future Cardiol. 2013;9:13-22

Zachariah JP, Walsh EP, Triedman JK, Berul CI, Cecchin F, Alexander ME, Bevilacqua LM. Multiple accessory pathways in the young: The impact of structural heart disease. Am Heart J. 2013;165:87-92