Heart Center 2013 Research

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Heart Center 2013 Research

Books and Book Chapters

Ardinger HH, Ardinger RH. Genetic Hearing Loss Associated with Cardiac Defects in Hereditary Hearing Loss and Its Syndromes, 3rd Edition, Toriello HV, Smith, S (eds.), Oxford University Press, New York (2013)

Domen J, Gandy KL. Physiology of Stem Cells, in Eisen, H. (ed), Heart Failure: A Comprehensive Guide to Pathophysiology and Clinical Care. Springer, London. In press, 2013.

Shernan SK, Lang R, Shirali GS, Mor-Avi V eds. Comprehensive Atlas of Three-Dimensional Echocardiography. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA (2013).

Peer-Reviewed Articles

Acharya G, Armstrong M, McFall C, Quinn RW, Hilbert SL, Converse GL, Toth PB, Sherman AK, Lee CH, Lofland GK, Hopkins RA. Calcium and Phosphorus Concentrations in Native and Decellularized Semilunar Valve Tissues. Journal of Heart Valve Disease, In Press, JHVD/2013/003822 (2013) 

Converse GL, Buse EE, Neill K, Quinn RW, Lewis HN, McFall CR, Hilbert SL, Hopkins RA: A Disposable, Cyclic Pressure Bioreactor for Heart Valve Tissue Engineering, 17th Annual Hilton Head Regenerative Medicine: Technologies Enabling Novel Therapies Workshop, Hilton Head, SC, March 20-23, 2013 

Ahmed A, Snodgrass B, Kaine SF. Pulmonary Atresia with Intact Ventricular Septum and Right Ventricular Dependent Coronary Circulation through the "vessels of Wearn". Cardiovascular Pathology 22(4):298-302 DOI 10.1016/j.carpath.2012.12.004 (2013) PMID: 2333281 

Aljitawi OS, Xiao Y, Zhang D, Stehno-Bittel L, Garimella R, Hopkins RA, Detamore MS. Generating CK 19 Positive Cells With Hair-like Structures From Wharton’s Jelly Mesenchymal Stromal Cells. Stem Cells and Development 22:18-26 (2013) PMID: 22970796 

Bauer P, Hoffmann RG, Bragg D, et al. Perceptions of risk to patient safety in the pediatric ICU, a study of American pediatric intensivists. Safety Science 53(0):160-7 (2013)

Bauer P, Kuzminski J, Hidalgo J, Grinage E, Longsworth G, St. Clair N. Designing a comprehensive needs assessment of the critical and injured pediatric patient in Belize. Belize Journal of Medicine 2(1):8-13 (2013)

McFall CR, Neill KR, Converse GL, Quinn RW, Hilbert SL, Lofland GK, Hopkins RA: Tissue Engineering Heart Valves: Tracking Stem Cell Differentiation, 17th Annual Hilton Head Regenerative Medicine: Technologies Enabling Novel Therapies Workshop, Hilton Head, SC, March 20-23, 2013 

Bert AA, Drake WB, Quinn RW, Brasky KM, O’Brien JE Jr, Lofland GK, Hopkins RA. Transesophageal Echocardiography in Healthy Young Adult Male Baboons (Papio hamadryas anubis): Normal Cardiac Anatomy and Function in Subhuman Primates Compared to Humans. Progress in Pediatric Cardiology 35:109-20 (2013)

Aljitawi OS, Xiao Y, Zhang D, Garimella R, Hopkins RA, Detamore MS, Stehno-Bittel L: Cell Condensation With Versican Expression, Hedgehog Signaling, and Changes in BMP-4 Secretion Drive the Development of Hair-Like Structures in vitro, 11th Annual International Cord Blood Symposium, San Francisco, CA, June 6-8, 2013 

Converse GL, McFall CR, Buse EE, Quinn RW, Hopkins RA: Tissue Engineering of Human Aortic Valves in a Disposable Bioreactor, AATS Annual Meeting, Toronto, ON, Canada, April 26-30, 2014, Submitted

Birnbaum BF, KE Simpson, CE Canter. Heart transplantation in pediatric cardiomyopathies. Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 11(12): 1677-90 (2013) PMID: 24215197

Chowdhury SM, Hijazi ZM, Rhodes J, Kar S, Makkar R, Mullen M, Cao QL, King L, Akin J, Shirali GS. Early echocardiographic changes after percutaneous implantation of the Edwards SAPIEN transcatheter heart valve in the pulmonary position. Echocardiography 30(7):786-93 (2013) PMID: 23432507

Cokkinakis C, Avramidid D, Alexopoulos C, Kirvassilis G, Papagiannis J, Hellenic J. Cryoablation of Atrioventricular Nodal Reentrant Tachycardia in Children and Adolescents: Improved Long-Term Outcomes with Increasing Experience. Cardiol 54(3):186-91 (2013) PMID: 23685655

Converse GL, Buse EE, Hopkins RA. Bioreactors and Protocols for Clinical Heart Valve Tissue Engineering. Progress in Pediatric Cardiology 35:95-100 (2013)

Renth AN, Converse GL, Hopkins RA, Detamore MS: Decellularized Cartilage as a Chondroinductive Material for Cartilage Tissue Engineering, BMES Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, September 25-28, 2013 

Crotti L, Johnson CN, Graf E, De Ferrari GM, Cuneo BF, Ovadia M, Papagiannis J, F Feldkamp MD, Rathi SG, Kunic JD, Pedrazzini M, Wieland T, Lichtner P, Beckmann BM, Clark T, Shaffer C, Benson DW, Kääb S, Meitinger T, Strom TM, Chazin WJ, Schwartz PJ, George AL Jr. Calmodulin mutations associated with recurrent cardiac arrest in infants. Circulation 127(9):1009-17 (2013) PMID: 23388215

Doss H, Jayaram N, Raghuveer G. Societal solutions to childhood origins of coronary artery disease. Trends Endocrinol Metab 24(1):1–3 (2013)

Grist G. Oxygen or Nitrogen: Which Is the Lesser of Two Evils? J Extra Corpor Technol 45:61–3 (2013)

Hopkins RA. Cardiac Regenerative Surgery: The New Era of Transplantable, Cardiovascular, Living Replacements. International Society of Barristers Quarterly 47(3):57-82 (2013)

Hopkins RA, Bert AA, Hilbert SL, Quinn RW, Brasky KM, Drake WB, Lofland GK. Bioengineered Human and Allogeneic Pulmonary Valve Conduits Chronically Implanted Orthotopically in Baboons: Hemodynamic Performance and Immunological Consequences. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 145:1098-107 (2013) PMID: 22841171

Hopkins RA, Converse GL, Quinn RW. State of the Art and Science for Clinical Translation. Progress in Pediatric Cardiology 35:79-85 (2013)

Hopkins RA, Lofland GK. Congenital, Reconstructive and Regenerative Cardiac Surgery: A New Era of Personalized Surgery. Progress in Pediatric Cardiology 35:87-90 (2013)

Hopkins RA, Lofland GK, Marshall J, Connelly D, Acharya G, Dennis P, Stroup R, McFall C, O’Brien JE Jr. Pulmonary Arterioplasty with Decellularized Allogeneic Patches. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, In Press, ATS/2013/416982 (2013)

Janoušek J, van Geldorp IE, Krupičková S, Rosenthal E, Nugent K, Tomaske M, Früh A, Elders J, Hiippala A, Kerst G, Gebauer RA, Kubuš P, Frias P, Gabbarini F, Clur SA, Nagel B, Ganame J, Papagiannis J, Marek J, Tisma-Dupanovic S, Tsao S, Nürnberg JH, Wren C, Friedberg M, de Guillebon M, Volaufova J, Prinzen FW, Delhaas T; Working Group for Cardiac Dysrhythmias and Electrophysiology of the Association for European Pediatric Cardiology. Permanent cardiac pacing in children: choosing the optimal pacing site: a multicenter study. Circulation 127(5):613-23 DOI 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.112.115428 (2013) PMID: 23275383

Kharod A, Ramlogan S, Kumar S, Raghuveer T, Drake W, Dai H, Raghuveer G. Childhood obesity increases left ventricular mass irrespective of blood pressure status. Pediatr Cardiol DOI 10.1007/s00246-013-0782-5 (2013)

Lavin DM, Zhang L, Furtado S, Hopkins RA, Mathiowitz E. Effects of Protein Molecular Weight on the Intrinsic Material Properties and Release Kinetics of Wet Spun Polymeric Microfiber Delivery Systems. Acta Biomateriali 9:4569-78 (2013) PMID: 22902813

Lee CK, Margossian R, Sleeper LA, Canter CE, Chen S, Tani LY, Shirali GS, Szwast A, Tierney ES, Campbell MJ, Golding F, Wang Y, Altmann K, Colan SD; for the Pediatric Heart Network Investigators. Variability of M-Mode versus two-dimensional echocardiography measurements in children with dilated cardiomyopathy. Pediatr Cardiol Epub (2013) PMID: 24265000

Lee Y, Jana S, Acharya G, Lee CH. The chemical properties of substrates for BCRP polymorph: A computational approach for structural descriptors. Chemistry Central Journal 7(23) (2013)

Lofland GK, Hopkins RA. Surgical Reconstruction of Single Ventricle with Interrupted Aortic Arch Using Valveless Aortic Allogeneic Tissue: A Novel Application of the Norwood Principle. Progress in Pediatric Cardiology 35:121-4 (2013)

Mathiowitz E, Lavin DM, Hopkins RA. Wet Spun Microfibers: Potential in the Design of Controlled Release Scaffolds? Therapeutic Delivery 4:1-3 (2013) PMID: 22902813

Marx GR, Shirali GS, Levine JC, et al. A multi-center study comparing shunt type in the Norwood procedure for single-ventricle lesions: 3-dimensional echocardiographic analysis. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 6(6):934-42 (2013) PMID: 24097422

Merrill D, Schoeneberg L, Sandesara P, Molitor-Kirsch E, O’Brien JE Jr, Dai H, Raghuveer G. Outcomes after prolonged extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support in children with cardiac disease-Extracorporeal Life Support Organization registry study. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg DOI 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2013.09.038 (2013) 

Mobley M, Stroup R, Kaine SF. Comparative Risk of Cardiac Catheterizations Performed on Low Birth Weight Neonates. Cardiology in the Young 23(5):722-6 DOI 10.1017/S1047951112002247 (2013) PMID: 23388660

Molina KM, Shrader P, Colan SD, Mital S, Margossian R, Sleeper LA, Shirali GS, Barker P, Canter CE, Altmann K, Radojewski E, Tierney ES, Rychik J, Tani LY; Pediatric Heart Network Investigators. Predictors of disease progression in pediatric dilated cardiomyopathy. Circ Heart Fail 6(6):1214-22 (2013) PMID: 24132734 

Pastuszko P, Schears GJ, Kubin J, Greeley WJ, Nadkarni V, Wilson DF, Pastuszko A. Granulocyte-colony stimulating factor suppresses early inflammatory response of striatum in a cardiopulmonary bypass-circulatory arrest model of ischemic brain injury in newborn piglets. World J Cardiovas Diseases 3:197-205 (2013) 

Pellikka PA, Douglas PS, Miller JG, Abraham TP, Baumann R, Buxton DB, Byrd BF 3rd, Chen P, Cook NL, Gardin JM, Hansen G, Houle HC, Husson S, Kaul S, Klein AL, Lang RM, Leong-Poi H, Lopez H, Mahmoud TM, Maslak S, McCulloch ML, Metz S, Nagueh SF, Pearlman AS, Pibarot P, Picard MH, Porter TR, Prater D, Rodriguez R, Sarano ME, Scherrer-Crosbie M, Shirali GS, Sinusas A, Slosky JJ, Sugeng L, Tatpati A, Villanueva FS, von Ramm OT, Weissman NJ, Zamani S. American Society of Echocardiography Cardiovascular Technology and Research Summit: A Roadmap for 2020. J Am Soc Echocardiogr 26:325-38 (2013) PMID: 2357771 

Quinn RW. Animal Models for Bench to Bedside Translation of Regenerative Cardiac Constructs. Progress in Pediatric Cardiology 35:91-4 (2013) 

Quinn RW, McFall C. Methods for Analyzing the Density, Distribution, Origin, and Phenotypes of Restored Cell Populations in vivo and Post-Explant. Progress in Pediatric Cardiology 35:101-7 (2013)

Ramlogan S, McKee D, Lofland G, Carlson K. Neonatal Acute Myocardial Infarction of Unknown Etiology Treated with Surgical Thrombectomy. Congenit Heart Dis DOI 10.1111/chd.12115 (Epub July 22, 2013) (2013)

Selamet Tierney ES, Levine JC, Chen S, Bradley TJ, Pearson GD, Colan SD, Sleeper LA, Campbell MJ, Cohen MS, De Backer J, Guey LT, Heydarian H, Lai WW, Lewin MB, Marcus E, Mart CR, Pignatelli RH, Printz BF, Sharkey AM, Shirali GS, Srivastava S, Lacro RV; Pediatric Heart Network Investigators. Echocardiographic methods, quality review, and measurement accuracy in a randomized multicenter clinical trial of Marfan syndrome. J Am Soc Echocardiogr 26(6):657-66 (2013) PMID: 2358510 

Sfyridis PG, Kirvassilis GV, Papagiannis J, Avramidis DP, Ieromonachos CG, Zavaropoulos PN, Sarris GE. Preservation of right ventricular structure and function following tranatrial-transpulmonary repair of tetralogy of Fallot. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 43(2):336-42 DOI 10.1093/ejcts/ezs221(2013) PMID: 22627661 

Szeto K, Pastuszko P, del Alamo JC, Lasheras J, Nigam V. Bicuspid Aortic Valves Experience Increased Strain as Compared to Tricuspid Aortic Valves. World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery 4(4):362-6 (2013) 

Tisma-Dupanovic S, Wagner JB, Shah S, Huang DT, Moss AJ. An Adolescent with Possible Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dyplasia and Long QT Syndrome: Evaluation and Management. Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 18(1):75-8 DOI 10.1111/anec.12043 (2013) 

Tzifa A, Papagiannis J, Qureshi S. Iatrogenic aortopulmonary window after balloon dilation of left pulmonary artery stenosis following arterial switch operation. J Invasive Cardiol 25(9):E188-90 (2013) PMID: 23995730 

Wagner J, Rahman S. Pediatric Pharmacokinetics. Pediatr Rev 34(6):258-69. DOI 10.1542/pir.34-6-258 (2013) 

Williams RV, Margossian R, Lu M, Atz AM, Bradley TJ, Jay Campbell M, Colan SD, Gallagher D, Lai WW, Pearson GD, Prakash A, Shirali G, Cohen MS; The Pediatric Heart Network Investigators. Factors impacting echocardiographic imaging after the Fontan procedure: A report from the Pediatric Heart Network Fontan cross-sectional study. Echocardiography 30(9):1098-106 (2013) PMID: 23614708

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