Cardiology (Heart Care) Publications


Chegondi M, Raszynski A, Totapally BR. Epinephrine-induced cardiomyopathy in a child with anaphylaxis. Signa Vitae 2016;11:207-213.


Collaco JM, Dadlani GH, Nies MK, Leshko J, Everett AD, McGrath-Morrow SA. Risk factors and clinical outcomes in preterm infants with pulmonary hypertension. PLoS One 2016;11:e0163904.


Duker AL, Eldridge G, Braverman NE, Bober MB. Congenital heart defects common in rhizomelic chondrodysplasia punctata. Am J Med Genet A 2016;170A:270-272.


Escoto M. (Critical appraisal) Elhoff JJ1, Chowdhury SM, Zyblewski SC, Atz AM, Bradley SM, Graham EM. Intraoperative steroid use and outcomes following the Norwood procedure: an analysis of the Pediatric Heart Network’s Public Database. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2016;17:30-35.


Hertzog JH, Pearson TE, Priest MA, Spurrier E, Davies RR. Emergent interhospital transport of pediatric patient with a Berlin heart device. Air Med J 2016;35:314-316.


Pizarro C, Davies RR, Theroux M, Spurrier EA, Averill LW, Tomatsu S. Surgical reconstruction for severe tracheal obstruction in Morquio A syndrome. Ann Thorac Surg 2016;102:e329-e331.



Farah BQ, Christofaro DG, Balagopal PB, Cavalcante BR, de Barros MV, Ritti-Dias RM. Association between resting heart rate and cardiovascular risk factors in adolescents. Eur J Pediatr 2015;174:1621-1628. 


Paloschi V, Gadin JP, Khan S, Bjorck H, Du L, Maleki S, Roy J, Lindeman JHM, Mohamed S, Tsuda T, Franco-Cereceda A, Eriksson P. Aneurysm development in patients with a bicuspid aortic valve is not associated with transforming growth factor alpha activation. Atheroscl Thromb Vascular Biol 2015;35:973-980.


Schwartz MC, Glatz AC, Daniels K, Goldberg DJ, Rand E, Epelman M, Cohen MS. Hepatic abnormalities are present before and early after the Fontan operation. Ann Thorac Surg 2015 Sep 4 [Epub ahead of print].


Shah CC. Acute chest syndrome. In: James CA, Braswell LE, Glasier CM, Greenberg SB, Seibert JJ, eds. Pediatric Radiology Casebase, 2nd edn. Thieme Medical Publishers: New York. 2015;123-126.


Steiner MB, Tang X, Gossett JM, Beam BW, Malik S, Prodhan P, Angtuaco MJ. Alternative repair strategies for ductal dependent tetralogy of Fallot and short-term postoperative outcomes, a multicenter analysis. Pediatr Cardiol 2015;36:177-189.


Taylor A, Kelly SM. Cardiac emergencies. In: Selbst SM, ed. Pediatric Emergency Medicine Secrets, 3rd edn. WB Saunders: Philadelphia. 2015;216-223. 


Tsuda T. The importance of cardiovascular research: what are we looking for? J Heart Cardiol 2015;1:1-2.


Tsuda T, Bhat AM, Robinson B, Baffa JM, Radtke W. Coronary artery problems late after arterial switch operation for transposition of the great arteries. Circ J 2015;79:2372-2379.




Armstrong AC, Gidding SS, Colangelo LA, Kishi S, Liu K, Sidney S, Konety S, Lewis CE, Correia LC, Lima JA. Association of early adult modifiable cardiovascular risk factors with left arterial size over a 20-year follow-up period: the CARDIA study. BMJ Open 2014;2:e004001.


Armstrong AC, Jacobs DR, Gidding SS. Framingham global cardiovascular score and LV mass predict cardiovascular events in a large biracial cohort of young adults: the CARDIA study. Int J Cardiol 2014;172:350-5.


Blumer SL, Fantauzzi, JP. Pneumopericardium. In: White CS, Haramati LB, Levsky JM, Chen JJS, eds. Cardiac Imaging: Rotations in Radiology. New York: Oxford University Press. 2014;978-998.


Davies RR, Radtke WA, Klenk D, Pizarro C. Bilateral pulmonary arterial banding results in an increased need for subsequent pulmonary artery interventions. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2014;147:706-12.


Farah BQ, Barros MVG, Balagopal B, Ritti-Dias RM. Heart rate variability and cardiovascular risk factors in adolescent boys. J Pediatr 2014;165:945-50.


Gidding SS, Palermo RA, DeLoach SS, Keith SW, Falkner B. Association of cardiac structure with obesity, blood pressure, inflammation, and insulin resistance in African-American adolescents. Pediatr Cardiol 2014;35:307-14.


Gidding SS, Prospero C, Hossain J, Zappalla F, Balagopal PB, Falkner B, Kwiterovich PA. Double-blind randomized trial of fish oil to lower triglycerides and improve cardiometabolic risk in adolescents. J Pediatr 2014;165:497-503.


Gidding SS, Sniderman A. Improving recognition of cardiovascular risk in children. J Pediatr 2014:164:228-30.


Kadhim M, Spurrier E, Thacker D, Pizarro C, Mackenzie WG. Scoliosis surgery in children with congenital heart disease. Spine J 2014;39:E211-8.


Khan SA, Joyce J, Margulies K, Tsuda T. Enhanced bioactive transforming growth factor TGF-alpha levels in advanced human heart failure. Circ J 2014;78:2711-8.


Kishi S, Armstrong AC, Gidding SS, Jacobs DR Jr, Sidney S, Lewis CE, Schreiner PJ, Lui K, Lima JA. Relation of left ventricular mass at age 23-35 years to global left ventricular systolic function 20 years later (from the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults Study). Am J Cardiol 2014;113:377-83.


Longmate WM, Monichan R, Chu ML, Tsuda T, Mahoney M, DiPersio CM. Reduced fibulin-2 contributes to loss of basement membrane integrity and skin blistering in mice lacking integrin alpha-3 beta-1 in the epidermis. J Invest Dermatol 2014;134:1609-17.


McCulloch MA, Mauras N, Canas JA, Hossain J, Sikes KM, Damaso LC, Redheuil A, Ross JL, Gidding SS. Magnetic resonance imaging measures of decreased aortic strain and distensibility are proportionate to insulin resistance in adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus. 2014 Dec 18 [Epub ahead of print]


Messiah SE, Vidot DC, Gurnurkar S, Alhezayen R, Natale RA, Arheart KL. Obesity is significantly associated with cardiovascular disease risk factors in 2-9 year olds. J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 2014;16:889-94.


Nordell AD, McKenna M, Borges ÁH, Duprez D, Neuhaus J, Neaton JD; INSIGHT SMART, ESPRIT Study Groups; SILCAAT Scientific Committee (Lamprecht C). Severity of cardiovascular disease outcomes among patients with HIV is related to markers of inflammation and coagulation. J Am Heart Assoc 2014;3:e000844.


Nunlist EH, Garcia J, Garg R. Are you calling me fat? An extreme case of cardiac lipomatosis masquerading as hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Circulation Cardiovas Imag 2014;7:563-5.


O’Brien ED, Roe MT, Fraulo ES, Peterson ED, Ballantyne CM, Genest J. Rationale and design of the familial hypercholesterolemia foundation cascade screening for awareness and detection of familial hypercholesterolemia registry. Am Heart J 2014;167:342-9.


Olijnyk D, Ferrier R, Ibrahim AM, Tsuda T, Chu ML, Gusterson BA, Stein TS, Morris JS. Fibulin-2 is involved in early extra-cellular matrix development of the outgrowing mouse mammary epithelium. J Mol Cell Sci 2014;71:3822-8


Poynter JA, Williams WG, McIntyre S, Brothers JA, Jacobs ML, and the Congenital Heart Surgeons Society AAOCA Working Group. Anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery: a report from the Congenital Heart Surgeons Society registry. World J Pediatr Cong Heart Surg 2014;5:22-30.


Prendergast C, Rana JS, McMahan A, McGill H, Carr J. Prediction of coronary artery and abdominal aortic calcium in middle-aged adults using the pathobiological determinants of atherosclerosis in youth (PDAY) risk score: the Cardia Study. Circulation 2014;129: 31-2.


Tsuda T, Dunn S, Radtke W. Acquired discrete subaortic stenosis in solid organ transplant recipients. Pediatr Transplant 2014;18:E161-4, 2014.


Wallihan DB, Podberesky DJ, Marino BS, Sticka JS, Serai S. Relationship of MR elastography-determined liver stiffness with cardiac function after Fontan palliation. J Magn Reson Imag 2014;40:1328-35. Watts GF, Gidding SS, Wierzbicki AS, Toth PP, Alonso R. Integrated guidance on the care of familial hypercholesterorlaemia form the International FH Foundation. J Clin Lipidol 2014;8:148-72.


Williams JBT, Fagan HA. A 15-year-old boy with congenital heart disease, fevers, and acute onset of dysarthria. Pediatr Ann 2014;43:64-7.


Zhang HX, Wu J, Dong H-L, Khan SA, Chu M-L, Tsuda T. Fibulin-2 deficiency attenuates angiotensin II-induced cardiac hypertrophy by reducing transforming growth factor-alpha signaling. Clin Sci (Lond) 2014;126:275-88.