Heart Center 2012 Research
Heart Center 2012 Research

Peer-Reviewed Articles

Acharya G, Hopkins RA, Lee CH. The Effects of Advanced Polymeric Matrix on Cardiovascular Complications. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research A 100A (5): 1151-1159 (2012)

Aljitawi O, 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 Sept 12 (2012)

Bingler MA, Darst JR, Fagan TE. Cryo-Balloon Angioplasty of Pulmonary Vein Stenosis in pediatric patients. Pediatric Cardiology 33:109–114 (2012) 

Blaufox AD, Tristani-Firouzi M, Seslar S, Sanatani S, Trivedi B, Fischbach P, Paul T, Young ML, Tisma-Dupanovic S, Silva J, Cuneo B, Fournier A, Singh H, Tanel RE, Etherige SP. Congenital long QT 3 in the Pediatric Population. Am J Cardiology May 15;109(10):1459-65 (2012)

Cheraghi N, Dai H, Raghuveer G. Vitamin D deficiency is associated with atherosclerosis-promoting risk factor clustering but not vascular damage in children. Med Sci Monit 18(12): CR687-692 (2012)

Colan SD, Shirali G, Margossian R, Gallagher D, Altmann K, Canter C, Chen S, Goklding F, Radojewski E, Rychik J, Stylianou M, Tani LY, Tierney E, Wang Y, Sleeper L for the Pediatric Heart Network Investigators. The ventricular volume variability study of the pediatric heart network: Study design and impact of beat averaging and variable type on the reproducibility of echocardiographic measurements in children with chronic dilated cardiomyopathy. J Am Soc Echocardiography Jun 5 (2012)(Drs. Colan and Shirali are joint first authors of this work)

Converse GL, Armstrong M, Quinn RW, Buse EE, Cromwell ML, Moriarty SJ, Lofland GK, Hilbert SL, Hopkins RA. Effects of Cryopreservation, Decellularization and Novel ECM Conditioning on the Quasi-static and Time-dependent Properties of the Pulmonary Valve Leaflet. Acta Biomaterialia 8:2722-2729 (2012)

Dalal J, Gandy K, Domen J. Role of mesenchymal stem cell therapy in Crohn’s disease. Pediatric Res 71:445-451 (2012)

Domen J, Gandy K, Dalal J. Emerging uses for pediatric hematopoietic stem cells. Pediatric Res. 71:411-417 (2012)

Doss H, Jayaram N, Raghuveer G. Societal solutions to childhood origins of coronary artery disease. Trends Endocrinol Metab 24(1):1-3 (2013) doi: 10.1016/j.tem.2012.10.001. Epub Oct 26 (2012)

Frommelt P, Guey L, Minich L, Bhat M, Bradley T, Colan S, Ensing G, Gorentz J, Heydarian H, Blaine John J, Lai W, Levine J, Mahle W, Miller S, Ohye R, Pearson G, Shirali G, Wong P, Cohen M for the Pediatric Heart Network Investigators. Does initial shunt type for the Norwood procedure impact echocardiographic measures of cardiac size and function during infancy? The single ventricle reconstruction trial. Circulation May 29;125(21):2630-2638 (2012)

Haas B, Wilt HG, Carlson KM, Lofland GK. Streptococcus Pneumoniae Causing Mycotic Aneurysm in a Pediatric Patient with Coarctation of the Aorta. Congenit Heart Dis 7(1):71-5 (2012)

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 DOI: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.06.024 (2012)

Janousek J, van Geldorp I, Krupickova S, Rosenthal E, Nugent K, Tomaske M, Fruh A, Elders J, Hiippala A, Kerst G, Gebauer R, Kubus P, Frias P, Gabbarini F, Clur SA, Nagel B, Ganame J, Papagiannis J, Marek J, Tisma-Dupanovic S, Tsao S, Nurnberg JH, Wren C, Friedberg M, de Guillebon M, Volaufova J, Prinzen F, Delhaas T. Permanent Cardiac Pacing in Children-Choosing the Optimal Pacing Site: A Multi-Center Study. Circulation AHA (doi: 10.1161/circulationaha.112.115428) Epub December 30 (2012)

Jayaram N, Knowlton J, Shah S, Gelatt M, Lofland G, Raghuveer G. Berry Syndrome: A Possible Genetic Link. PediatrCardiol (2012) PMID: 2279035

Jiao T, Clifton R, Converse G, Hopkins R. Measurements of the Effects of Decellularization on Viscoelastic Properties of Tissues in Ovine, Baboon and Human Heart Valves. Tissue Engineering Part A 18:423-431 (2012)

Lang RM, Badano LP, Tsang W, Adams DH, Agricola E, Buck T, Faletra FF, Franke A, Hung J, Pérez de Isla L, Kamp O, Kasprzak JD, Lancellotti P, Marwick TH, McCulloch ML, Monaghan MJ, Nihoyannopoulos P, Pandian NG, Pellikka PA, Pepi M, Roberson DA, Shernan SK, Shirali GS, Sugeng L, Ten Cate FJ, Vannan MA, Zamorano JL, Zoghbi WA. EAE/ASE Recommendations for Image Acquisition and Display Using Three-Dimensional Echocardiography. J Am Soc Echocardiogr Jan;25(1):3-46 (2012)

Lang RM, Badano LP, Tsang W, Adams DH, Agricola E, Buck T, Faletra FF, Franke A, Hung J, de Isla LP, Kamp O, Kasprzak JD, Lancellotti P, Marwick TH, McCulloch ML, Monaghan MJ, Nihoyannopoulos P, Pandian NG, Pellikka PA, Pepi M, Roberson DA, Shernan SK, Shirali GS, Sugeng L, Ten Cate FJ, Vannan MA, Zamorano JL, Zoghbi WA. EAE/ASE recommendations for image acquisition and display using three-dimensional echocardiography. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging Jan;13(1):1-46 (2012)

Lavin DM, Stefani RM, Zhang L, Furtado S, Hopkins RA, Mathiowitz E. Multifunctional Polymeric Microfibers With Prolonged Drug Delivery and Structural Support Capabilities. Acta Biomaterialia 8:1891-1900 (2012)

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 Biomaterialia In Press DOI: 10.1016/j.actbio.2012.08.005 (2012)

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 

Lofland GK, O’Brien JE Jr, Gandy KL, Dennis PA, Marshall JA, Mastbergen RA, Hopkins RA. Initial pediatric cardiac experience with decellularized allograft patches. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery 93:968-971 (2012)

Newburger JW, Sleeper LA, Bellinger DC, Goldberg CS, Tabbutt S, Lu M, Mussatto KA, Williams IA, Gustafson KE, Mital S, Pike N, Sood E, Mahle WT, Cooper DS, Dunbar-Masterson C, Krawczeski CD, Lewis A, Menon SC, Pemberton VL, Ravishankar C, Atz TW, Ohye RG, Gaynor JW; Pediatric Heart Network Investigators. Early developmental outcome in children with hypoplastic left heart syndrome and related anomalies: the single ventricle reconstruction trial. Circulation May 1;125(17):2081-91 (2012) (Shirali G is included in the Pediatric Heart Network investigators)

O’Brien JE Jr, Zhou XG, Kibiryeva N, Marshall JA, Lofland GK, Artman M, Chen J, Bittel DC. Noncoding RNA expression in myocardium from infants with tetralogy of Fallot. Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics 5:279-286 (2012)

Quinn RW, Hilbert SL, Converse GL, Bert AA, Buse E, Drake WB, Armstrong M, Moriarty SJ, Lofland GK, Hopkins RA. Enhanced autologous re-endothelialization of decellularized and extracellular matrix conditioned allografts implanted into the right ventricular outflow tracts of juvenile sheep. Cardiovascular Engineering and Technology; 3:217-227 (2012)

Sanatani S, Potts J, Reed J, Saul JP, Stephenson E, Gibbs K, Anderson C, Mackie A, Ro P, Tisma-Dupanovic S, Kanter R, Batra A, Fournier A, Blaufox A, Singh H, Ross B, Wong K, Bar-Cohen Y, McCrindle B, Etheridge S. The Study of Antiarrhythmic Medications in Infancy (SAMIS): a multicenter, randomized controlled trial comparing the efficacy and safety of digoxin versus propranolol for prophylaxis of supraventricular tachycardia in infants. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 5:984-991 (2012)

Shah S, Teague S, Lu J, Dorfman A, Kazerooni E, Agarwal P. Imaging of the Coronary Sinus: Normal Anatomy and Congenital Abnormalities. Radiographics: a Review Publication of the Radiological Society of North America Inc 32 (4) (August): 991–1008. doi:10.1148/rg.324105220 (2012)

Shirali GS. Three-dimensional echocardiography in congenital heart disease. Echocardiography 29:242-8 (2012) 

St. Louis JD, Harvey BA, Menk JS, Raghuveer G, O'Brien JE Jr, Bryant R 3rd, Kochilas L. Repair of simple total anomalous pulmonary venous connection: a review from the pediatric cardiac care consortium. Ann Thorac Surg 94(1):133-8 (2012)

Tweddell JS, Sleeper LA, Ohye RG, Williams IA, Mahony L, Pizarro C, Pemberton VL, Frommelt PC, Bradley SM, Cnota JF, Hirsch J, Kirshbom PM, Li JS, Pike N, Puchalski M, Ravishankar C, Jacobs JP, Laussen PC, McCrindle BW; Pediatric Heart Network Investigators. Intermediate-term mortality and cardiac transplantation in infants with single-ventricle lesions: risk factors and their interaction with shunt type. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144(1):152-9 (2012) (Shirali G is included in the Pediatric Heart Network investigators)

Wagner J, Cohen MB, O’Donnell M, Pauliks LB. Angina pectoris with troponin elevation in arrhythmogenic right ventricle dysplasia – case article and review of the literature. Pediatric Cardiology 33(4):659-62 (2012) 

Wagner J, Leeder JS. Pediatric Pharmacogenomics: A systematic assessment of ontogeny and genetic variation to guide the design of statin studies in children. Pediatric Clinics of North America 59(5):1017-37 doi: 10.1016/j.pcl.2012.07.008. Epub Aug 22 (2012)

Whittaker Striker C, Woldorf S, Holt D. Modification of Sodium, Glucose, Potassium and Osmolarity in Packed Red Blood Cells (PRBC) and Fresh Frozen Plasma (FFP) Using a Desktop Hemoconcentrator Setup. J Extra Corpor Technol 44:60-65 (2012)

Books or Book Chapters

Lofland GK. Pulmonary Atresia with Intact Ventricular Septum in Current Therapy in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 2nd Edition, Yang SC, Cameron DE (eds.), Mosby, Philadelphia (2012)

Sabath RJ, Teson KM, Hulse JE, Gelatt M. A New Treadmill Protocol for the Clinical Evaluation of Children with Cardiac Disease in Children and Exercise XXVII: the Proceedings of the XXVIIth International Symposium of the European Group of Pediatric Work Physiology, C.A. Williams and N. Armstrong (eds), Routledge, Milton Park, Abingdon, UK (2012)

Shernan SK, Lang R, Mor-Avi V, Shirali GS, (eds.) Atlas of Three-Dimensional Echocardiography. Wolters Kluwer - Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (2012)

Tucker D. Cardiopulmonary interactions in Nursing Care of the Critically Ill Child, 3rd Edition, Hazinski MF (ed), Elesevier (2012)

Scientific Presentations — Oral or Poster Format

Balaji S, Batra A, Singh H, Nakajima H, Law I, Roos-Hesselink J, Gajewski K, Takamura M, Sanatani S, Saul P, Shah M, Singh A, Etheridge S, Tisma-Dupanovic S, Tateno S, Tsao S “Results of the Fontan (Flatex) Study” American Heart Association, Scientific Sessions, Los Angeles, November 16-20, 2012 [Oral]

Bittel DC, Kibiryeva N, Marshall JA, Lofland GK, Artman M, O’Brien JE Jr “Splicing in TOF Myocardium” American Heart Association, Scientific Sessions, Los Angeles, November 16-20, 2012 [Oral] 

Buse E, Converse G, Hilbert S, Lofland G, Hopkins R “Hydrodynamic and Viscoelastic Properties of Decellularized and Conditioned Ovine Pulmonary Valves” Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, October 24-27, 2012 [Poster]

Converse G, Armstrong M, Buse E, Quinn R, Hilbert S, Lofland G, Hopkins R “Biaxial Properties of Decellularized and ECM Conditioned Pulmonary Artery and Sinus Tissue” Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, October 24-27, 2012 [Poster]

Flint J, Erickson L, Tucker D, Molitor-Kirsch E “B-type Natriuretic Peptide (BNP): A Potential Biomarker for Extubation Failure in Infants Following Cardiac Surgery” The Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society 9th International Conference, Miami, FL, December 9-12, 2012 [Poster]

Grist G "Blood gas analysis in the univentricular patient: The need for a different perspective" Annual Critical Care Nursing Symposium. Overland Park, KS, March 8, 2012 [Oral]

Haney BM, Sherman A, Grist G, Pallotto EK “Cephalic Venous Cannulation in Neonates: A Valuable Practice?” The 27th Annual Children’s Hospital National Medical Center Symposium: ECMO & The Advanced Therapies for Respiratory Failure, Keystone, CO, February 26- March 1, 2012 [Oral]

Hopkins RA, Bert AA, Quinn RW, Hilbert SL, Drake WB, Brasky K, O’Brien JE Jr, Lofland GK “Bioengineered Human Pulmonary Valves Implanted in Baboons” Congenital Heart Surgeons’ Society, Chicago, IL, September 13-15, 2012 [Oral]

Liao J, Joyce EM, Merryman WD, Jones HL, Tahai M, Horstemeyer MF, Williams LN, Hopkins RA, Sacks MS: “The Intrinsic Fatigue Mechanism of the Porcine Aortic Valve Extracellular Matrix”, Cardiovascular Engineering and Technology, 3:62-72, 2012, DOI: 10.1007/s13239-011-0080-4 

Kaine SF “Hybrid Stage I Palliation for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome: What, Why, When” 9th International Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society Meeting, Miami, FL, December 9-12, 2012 [Oral]

Kilbride H, Dinakar C, Carver T, Gauldin C, Teson K, Gelatt M, Sabath R “Pulmonary Function, Oxygen Consumption, and Exhaled Nitric Oxide Measures for Extremely Low Birth Weight, Heavier Preterm and Term Children” American Federation for Medical Research Western Regional Meeting, Carmel, CA January 25-28, 2012 [Oral]

Lemley K, Hubble C, O’Brien J Jr, Wilkinson E, Molitor-Kirsch E “Observed Benefits of Neurally Adjusted Ventilatory Assist (NAVA) in a Child with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome” The Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society 9th International Conference, Miami, FL, December 9-12, 2012 [Poster]

Merrill D, Schoeneberg L, Sandesara P, Haney B, Molitor-Kirsch E, O'Brien J Jr, Dai H, Raghuveer G “Outcomes Following Prolonged Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation Support in Children with Cardiac Disease - Extracorporeal Life Support Organization Registry Study” Washington University Heart Failure Network - 1st Annual Heart Failure Network Cardiology Fellows Scientific Program, St. Louis, MO, December 7, 2012 [Poster]

Nedved A, Kaine SF, Carlson, KM, Bingler MA “Late Resolution of Atrioventricular Block after Transcatheter ASD Closure with the GORE® HELEX® Septal Occluder” Midwest Pediatric Cardiology Society, Milwaukee, WI, Sept 28, 2012 [Poster]

Shirali G “Real-world Applications of 3D echocardiography” Evolving Concepts in the Management of Complex Congenital Heart Disease III, San Diego, CA, January 19-21, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “Academic Tracks” Career Planning for Trainees and Junior Faculty, Annual Update on Pediatric Cardiovascular Disease, Orlando, FL, February 22-26, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “Work-Life Imbalance” Career Planning for Trainees and Junior Faculty, Annual Update on Pediatric Cardiovascular Disease, Orlando, FL, February 22-26, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “Assessment of Ventricular Performance Early After Surgery for Congenital Heart Disease” Annual Update on Pediatric Cardiovascular Disease, Orlando, FL, February 22-26, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “Looking Back / Looking Forward: How Would You Design Your Fellowship” Annual Update on Pediatric Cardiovascular Disease, Orlando, FL, February 22-26, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “New Techniques in 3D Imaging of Congenital Heart Defects” Annual Update on Pediatric Cardiovascular Disease, Orlando, FL, February 22-26, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “The CHD Cloud” Annual Update on Pediatric Cardiovascular Disease, Orlando, FL, February 22-26, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “3D Echocardiography in Congenital Heart Disease: Anatomy” Visiting Professor, Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston, TX, March 9, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “3D Echocardiography: Quantitation” Visiting Professor, Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston, TX, March 9, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “How do I Interview for a Job” Career & Mentoring Session for Pediatric and Congenital Cardiologists, Annual Scientific Sessions of the American College of Cardiology, Chicago, IL, March 25, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “When 3-D Imaging Can Make a Difference” Annual Scientific Sessions of the American College of Cardiology, Chicago, IL, March 26, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “Functional 3D Echocardiography” Annual Scientific Sessions of the American Society of Echocardiography, Washington, DC, July 1, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “3DE Technology” Ipokrates Clinical Seminar in Pediatric Cardiology: Current Concepts in Diagnostic Imaging Techniques, Munich, Germany, September 6-9, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “3DE in Atrial Septal Defects” Ipokrates Clinical Seminar in Pediatric Cardiology: Current Concepts in Diagnostic Imaging Techniques, Munich, Germany, September 6-9, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “3DE in Ventricular Septal Defects” Ipokrates Clinical Seminar in Pediatric Cardiology: Current Concepts in Diagnostic Imaging Techniques, Munich, Germany, September 6-9, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “3DE in Tetralogy of Fallot” Ipokrates Clinical Seminar in Pediatric Cardiology: Current Concepts in Diagnostic Imaging Techniques, Munich, Germany, September 6-9, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “3DE in Transposition and Double Outlet Right Ventricle” Ipokrates Clinical Seminar in Pediatric Cardiology: Current Concepts in Diagnostic Imaging Techniques, Munich, Germany, September 6-9, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “3DE in Ebstein’s Anomaly” Ipokrates Clinical Seminar in Pediatric Cardiology: Current Concepts in Diagnostic Imaging Techniques, Munich, Germany, September 6-9, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “3DE in Cardiac Tumors” Ipokrates Clinical Seminar in Pediatric Cardiology: Current Concepts in Diagnostic Imaging Techniques, Munich, Germany, September 6-9, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “3DE in Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome” Ipokrates Clinical Seminar in Pediatric Cardiology: Current Concepts in Diagnostic Imaging Techniques Munich, Germany, September 6-9, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “3DE in Other Univentricular Hearts” Ipokrates Clinical Seminar in Pediatric Cardiology: Current Concepts in Diagnostic Imaging Techniques, Munich, Germany, September 6-9, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “3DE in Cardiomyopathy” Ipokrates Clinical Seminar in Pediatric Cardiology: Current Concepts in Diagnostic Imaging Techniques, Munich, Germany, September 6-9, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “3DE in LV Inflow and Outflow Malformations” Ipokrates Clinical Seminar in Pediatric Cardiology: Current Concepts in Diagnostic Imaging Techniques, Munich, Germany, September 6-9, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “3DE in Double Outlet Right Ventricle” Pediatric Cardiology Society of India, Chennai, India, October 7, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “3DE in Atrioventricular Canal Defect” Pediatric Cardiology Society of India, Chennai, India, October 8, 2012 [Oral]

Shirali G “3DE Hands-on Cropping Workshop” “Valves in the Young”, New York Pediatric Echocardiography Society, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, December 1, 2012 [Oral]

Wagner J, Carlson K, Hubbell M, Bingler M, Kaine S “Pre- and Intra-Procedural Predictors of Outcome in Pulmonary Atresia-Intact Ventricular Septum Following Radiofrequency Perforation and Balloon Valvuloplasty” Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions Annual Scientific Sessions, Las Vegas, Nevada, May 9-12, 2012 [Poster]

Tucker D “Post-operative Management of the preterm Single Ventricle Patient” The Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society 9th International Conference, Miami, FL, December 9-12, 2012 [Oral]

Tucker D ”ETC02 in the Cardiac Patient” The Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society 9th International Conference, Miami, FL, December 9-12, 2012 [Oral]

 

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