Below you'll find pertinent articles on congenital topics appearing in medical and surgical journals including those found on CTSNet. Each cited article is linked to the abstract of that article available at HighWire or PubMed.
|Medical and Surgical Journals Searched|
Adult congenital heart surgery: adult or pediatric facility? Adult or pediatric surgeon?
The dilated aorta in patients with congenital cardiac defects.
Evaluation of exercise capacity with cardiopulmonary exercise test and B-type natriuretic peptide in adults with congenital heart disease.
Late cardiac outcomes after pregnancy in women with congenital aortic stenosis.
|Analysis of arrhythmias after correction of partial anomalous pulmonary venous connection.|
Buz S, Alexi-Meskishvili V, Villavicencio-Lorini F, Yigtbasi M, Hübler M, Weng Y, Berger F, Hetzer R.
Ann Thorac Surg 2009;87:580-83.
Utility of the dobutamine stress echocadiography in the evaluation of the effects of a surgical repair of aortic coarctation in children.
Mortality and restenosis rate of surgical coarctation repair in infancy: a study of 191 patients.
Relation of coarctation of the aorta to the occurrence of ascending aortic dilation in children and young adults with bicuspid aortic valves.
A new look at outcomes of infants with congenital heart disease.
Biventricular repair in patients with heterotaxy syndrome.
Near-infrared spectroscopy: what we know and what we need to know–a systematic review of the congenital heart disease literature.
The Blalock-Taussig shunt.
One hundred years of texts describing congenitally malformed hearts from 1814 to 1914.
|Exercise performance and quality of life following surgical repair of anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery in the pediatric population. |
Brothers JA, McBride MG, Marino BS, Tomlinson RS, Seliem MA, Pampaloni MH, Gaynor JW, Spray TL, Paridon SM.
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2009;137:380-84.
Brain maturation is delayed in infants with complex congenital heart defects.
Heart disease screening of schoolchildren in Taiwan.
Sudden deaths in young competitive athletes: analysis of 1866 deaths in the United States, 1980-2006.
Characteristics of children hospitalized with infective endocarditis.
Impaired neuroanatomic development in infants with congenital heart disease.
Comparison of pediatric cardiac surgical mortality rates from national administrative data to contemporary clinical standards.
Monitoring risk-adjusted outcomes in congenital heart surgery: does the appropriateness of a risk model change with time?
Impact of pulse oximetry screening on the detection of duct dependent congenital heart disease: a Swedish prospective screening study in 39,821 newborns.
Hemodynamic performance of stage-2 univentricular reconstruction: Glenn vs. hemi-Fontan templates.
Absence of pulmonary artery growth after Fontan operation and its possible impact on late outcome.
Impact of age at Fontan completion on postoperative hemodynamics and long-term aerobic exercise capacity in patients with dominant left ventricle.
Dexmedetomidine sedation for pediatric post-Fontan procedure patients.
The impact of shunt size on lung function in infants with univentricular heart physiology.
Midterm to long-term outcome of total cavopulmonary connection in high-risk adult candidates.
Outcome of the Norwood procedure in the setting of transposition of the great arteries and functional single left ventricle.
|Impact of antenatal diagnosis of hypoplastic left heart syndrome on the clinical presentation and surgical outcomes: the Australian experience. |
Sivarajan V, Penny DJ, Filan P, Brizard C, Shekerdemian LS. J Paediatr
Child Health 2009;45:112-17.
Heparin-bonded central venous catheters do not reduce thrombosis in infants with congenital heart disease: a blinded randomized, controlled trial.
The impact of aprotinin on postoperative renal dysfunction in neonates undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass: a retrospective analysis.
Enteral feeding and caloric intake in neonates after cardiac surgery.
The blood sparing effect and the safety of aprotinin compared to tranexamic acid in paediatric cardiac surgery.
Patent foramen ovale and ventricular septal defect closure.
Eisenmenger syndrome a clinical perspective in a new therapeutic era of pulmonary arterial hypertension.
Transcatheter closure of congenital ventricular septal defects in adult: mid-term results and complications.
Adverse left ventricular mechanics in adults with repaired tetralogy of Fallot.
Tetralogy of Fallot.
Late risk of outcomes for adults with repaired tetralogy of Fallot from an inception cohort spanning four decades.
|Waiting list mortality among children listed for heart transplantation in the United States. |
Almond CS, Thiagarajan RR, Piercey GE, Gauvreau K, Blume ED, Bastardi HJ, Flynn-Thompson F, Singh TP.
Preoperative brain injury in transposition of the great arteries is associated with oxygenation and time to surgery, not balloon atrial septostomy.
Behaviour at eight years in children with surgically corrected transposition: the Boston Circulatory Arrest Trial.
The arterial switch operation before Jatene.
Ross and Ross-Konno procedures in infants, children and adolescents: a 13-year experience.
Congenital supravalvar mitral ring: an underestimated anomaly.
Comparison of the outcome of porcine bioprosthetic versus mechanical prosthetic replacement of the tricuspid valve in the Ebstein anomaly.
Mechanical valves versus the Ross procedure for aortic valve replacement in children: propensity- adjusted comparison of long-term outcomes.
Ten-year experience with handmade trileaflet polytetrafluoroethylene valved conduit used for pulmonary reconstruction.
The Ross procedure: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
|Prenatal diagnosis and outcome of isolated vascular rings. |
Tuo G, Volpe P, Bava GL, Bondanza S, De Robertis V, Pongiglione G, Marasini M.
Am J Cardiol 2009;103:416-9.
Publication Date: 24-Jun-2009
Last Modified: 23-Sep-2009