Congenital Heart Disease

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Early View (Online Version of Record published before inclusion in an issue)

Edited By: Douglas S. Moodie

Online ISSN: 1747-0803


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  1. Original Articles

    1. Predicting Outcomes Using the Heart Failure Survival Score in Adults with Moderate or Complex Congenital Heart Disease

      Elaine Y. Lin, Hillel W. Cohen, Ami B. Bhatt, Ada Stefanescu, David Dudzinski, Doreen DeFaria Yeh, Jacob Johnson and George K. Lui

      Article first published online: 30 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12229

    2. Use of a Learning Network to Improve Variation in Interstage Weight Gain after the Norwood Operation

      Jeffrey B. Anderson, Robert H. Beekman III, John D. Kugler, Geoffrey L. Rosenthal, Kathy J. Jenkins, Thomas S. Klitzner, Gerard R. Martin, Steven R. Neish, Lynn Darbie, Eileen King, Carole Lannon and for the National Pediatric Cardiology Quality Improvement Collaborative

      Article first published online: 30 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12232

    3. Survey of How Pediatric Cardiologists Noninvasively Evaluate Patients with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome

      Holly Nadorlik, Craig Fleishman, David W. Brown, Holly Miller-Tate, Peter Lenahan, Lisa Nicholson, John Wheller and Clifford L. Cua

      Article first published online: 30 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12224

    4. T-wave Reversion in Pediatric Patients during Exercise Stress Testing

      Walter J. Hoyt Jr., Kipp B. Ardoin, Bryan C. Cannon and Christopher S. Snyder

      Article first published online: 24 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12216

    5. Accuracy of Transthoracic Echocardiography in Assessing Retro-aortic Rim prior to Device Closure of Atrial Septal Defects

      Michael L. O'Byrne, Andrew C. Glatz, David J. Goldberg, Russell Shinohara, Yoav Dori, Jonathan J. Rome and Matthew J. Gillespie

      Article first published online: 16 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12226

    6. Impact of Percutaneous Interventions for Pulmonary Artery Stenosis in Alagille Syndrome

      Matthew Zussman, Russel Hirsch, Robert H. Beekman III and Bryan H. Goldstein

      Article first published online: 16 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12219

    7. Caregivers of Children with Congenital Heart Disease: Does Socioeconomic Class Have Any Effect on Their Perceptions?

      Adeola Animasahun, Omolara Kehinde, Olabode Falase, Olumuyiwa Odusanya and Fidelis Njokanma

      Article first published online: 8 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12210

    8. Adverse Events in Transcatheter Interventions for Congenital Heart Disease: A Population-based Long-term Study

      Signe Holm Larsen, Kristian Emmertsen, Vibeke Elisabeth Hjortdal and Jens Erik Nielsen-Kudsk

      Article first published online: 8 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12218

    9. Prognostic Value of Exercise Variables in 335 Patients after the Fontan Operation: A 23-year Single-center Experience of Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing

      Hideo Ohuchi, Jun Negishi, Kanae Noritake, Yosuke Hayama, Heima Sakaguchi, Aya Miyazaki, Koji Kagisaki and Osamu Yamada

      Article first published online: 8 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12222

    10. Sports Participation and Quality of Life in Adolescents and Young Adults with Congenital Heart Disease

      Peter N. Dean, Catherine W. Gillespie, Elizabeth Anne Greene, Gail D. Pearson, Adelaide S. Robb, Charles I. Berul and Jonathan R. Kaltman

      Article first published online: 8 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12221

    11. Epidemiology of Congenital Heart Disease in India

      Ritu Bhardwaj, Sunil Kumar Rai, Abhishek Kumar Yadav, Siddharth Lakhotia, Damyanti Agrawal, Ashok Kumar and Bhagyalaxmi Mohapatra

      Article first published online: 8 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12220

    12. Interventricular Dyssynchrony Using Tagging Magnetic Resonance Imaging Predicts Right Ventricular Dysfunction in Adult Congenital Heart Disease

      Michinobu Nagao, Yuzo Yamasaki, Masato Yonezawa, Yoshio Matsuo, Takeshi Kamitani, Kenichiro Yamamura, Ichiro Sakamoto, Kohtaro Abe, Satoshi Kawanami and Hiroshi Honda

      Article first published online: 27 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12217

  2. Review Articles

  3. Original Articles

    1. Prevalence, Spectrum, and Outcome of Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Abnormalities in Twin–twin Transfusion Syndrome: A Large, Single-center Experience

      Erik Michelfelder, Xiao Tan, James Cnota, Allison Divanovic, Christopher Statile, Foong-Yen Lim and Timothy Crombleholme

      Article first published online: 25 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12215

    2. Decline in Self-reported Health (EQ-5D) over Time after Surgical Reconstruction of the Right Ventricular Outflow Tract: A Longitudinal Cohort Study of 103 Patients

      Kristofer Skoglund, Malin Berghammer, Peter Eriksson, Gunnar Svensson, Ulf Thilén and Mikael Dellborg

      Article first published online: 17 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12208

    3. Risk Factors for Major Adverse Events Late after Fontan Palliation

      Robert W. Elder, Nancy M. McCabe, Emir Veledar, Brian E. Kogon, Maan Jokhadar, Fred H. Rodriguez III, Michael E. McConnell and Wendy M. Book

      Article first published online: 17 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12212

    4. Patient and Procedural Correlates of Fluoroscopy Use During Catheter Ablation in the Pediatric and Congenital Electrophysiology Lab

      Adam C. Kean, Martin J. LaPage, Sunkyung Yu, Macdonald Dick II and David J. Bradley

      Article first published online: 7 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12213

    5. Risk Factors Associated with Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation after Corrective Surgery for Tetralogy of Fallot

      Shengli Li, Yajuan Zhang, Shoujun Li, Xu Wang, Rongyuan Zhang, Zhongyuan Lu and Jun Yan

      Article first published online: 24 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12205

    6. Preconceptual Folic Acid Use and Recurrence Risk Counseling for Congenital Heart Disease

      Shabnam Peyvandi, Jack Rychik, Xuemei Zhang, Judy A. Shea and Elizabeth Goldmuntz

      Article first published online: 24 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12206

    7. Left Ventricular Hemodynamic Changes and Clinical Outcomes after Transcatheter Atrial Septal Defect Closure in Adults

      Peter Ermis, Wayne Franklin, Venkatachalam Mulukutla, Dhaval Parekh and Frank Ing

      Article first published online: 24 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12204

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      Increasing Mortality Burden among Adults with Complex Congenital Heart Disease

      Matthias Greutmann, Daniel Tobler, Adrienne H. Kovacs, Mehtap Greutmann-Yantiri, Sarah R. Haile, Leonhard Held, Joan Ivanov, William G. Williams, Erwin N. Oechslin, Candice K. Silversides and Jack M. Colman

      Article first published online: 6 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12201

    9. Depressive Symptoms in Patients with Congenital Heart Disease: Incidence and Prognostic Value of Self-Rating Depression Scales

      Panagiota Kourkoveli, Spyros Rammos, John Parissis, Antonis Maillis, Dimitrios Kremastinos and Ioannis Paraskevaidis

      Article first published online: 28 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12200

    10. Pulse Fluoroscopy Radiation Reduction in a Pediatric Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory

      Stuart H. Covi, Wendy Whiteside, Sunkyung Yu and Jeffrey D. Zampi

      Article first published online: 26 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12197

    11. Ventricular Hypertrophy on Electrocardiogram Correlates with Obstructive Lesion Severity in Williams Syndrome

      Venusa Phomakay, Jeffrey M. Gossett, Paige B. Kaplan, Christopher J. Swearingen and R. Thomas Collins II

      Article first published online: 25 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12194

    12. Clinicians' Perspectives on Patient Satisfaction in Adult Congenital Heart Disease Clinics—A Dimension of Health Care Quality Whose Time Has Come

      Ronen Rozenblum, Ann Gianola, Raluca Ionescu-Ittu, Amy Verstappen, Michael Landzberg, Michelle Gurvitz, Kathy Jenkins, David W. Bates and Ariane J. Marelli

      Article first published online: 17 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12190

    13. An Increased Incidence of Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Connection among Hispanics in Southern Nevada

      William N. Evans, Ruben J. Acherman, Michael L. Ciccolo, William J. Castillo and Humberto Restrepo

      Article first published online: 17 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12199

    14. Survival Data and Predictors of Functional Outcome an Average of 15 Years after the Fontan Procedure: The Pediatric Heart Network Fontan Cohort

      Andrew M. Atz, Victor Zak, Lynn Mahony, Karen Uzark, Peter Shrader, Dianne Gallagher, Stephen M. Paridon, Richard V. Williams, Roger E. Breitbart, Steven D. Colan, Jonathan R. Kaltman, Renee Margossian, Sara K. Pasquali, Kerstin Allen, Wyman W. Lai, Rosalind Korsin, Bradley S. Marino, Nicole Mirarchi, Brian W. McCrindle and for the Pediatric Heart Network Investigators

      Article first published online: 17 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12193

    15. Vancomycin-Associated Acute Kidney Injury in Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Patients

      Brady S. Moffett, Pamela S. Hilvers, Kimberly Dinh, Ayse A. Arikan, Paul Checchia and Ronald Bronicki

      Article first published online: 16 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12187

    16. Outcomes of Tracheostomy Following Congenital Heart Surgery: A Contemporary Experience

      John P. Costello, Dominic A. Emerson, Michael K. Shu, Syed M. Peer, David Zurakowski, Brian K. Reilly, Darren Klugman, Richard A. Jonas and Dilip S. Nath

      Article first published online: 5 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12192

    17. Efficacy of Endothelin Blockade in Adults with Fontan Physiology

      Gwendolyn Derk, Linda Houser, Pamela Miner, Ryan Williams, John Moriarty, Paul Finn, Juan Alejos and Jamil Aboulhosn

      Article first published online: 30 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12189

    18. Factors Contributing to Adverse Perioperative Events in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease: A Structured Analysis of Cases from the Closed Claims Project

      Bryan G. Maxwell, Karen L. Posner, Jim K. Wong, Daryl A. Oakes, Nate E. Kelly, Karen B. Domino and Chandra Ramamoorthy

      Article first published online: 28 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12188

    19. Comparison of Echocardiographic and Pressure–volume Loop Indices of Systolic Function in Patients with Single Ventricle Physiology: A Preliminary Report

      Ryan J. Butts, Shahryar M. Chowdhury, Jason Buckley, Anthony M. Hlavacek, Tain Yen Hsia, Sachin Khambadkone, G. Hamilton Baker and MOCHA investigators

      Article first published online: 28 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12191

    20. Evaluating the Systemic Right Ventricle by Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance: Short Axis or Axial Slices?

      Teun van der Bom, Soha Romeih, Maarten Groenink, Petronella G. Pieper, Arie P.J. van Dijk, Willem A. Helbing, Aeilko H. Zwinderman, Barbara J.M. Mulder and Berto J. Bouma

      Article first published online: 21 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12182

    21. The Effect of Angiotensin-converting Enzyme Inhibitors on the Rate of Ascending Aorta Dilation in Patients with Bicuspid Aortic Valve

      Daniella Ohnemus, Matthew E. Oster, Scott Gatlin, Maan Jokhadar and William T. Mahle

      Article first published online: 16 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12184

    22. Breaking the Limit: Mechanical Characterization of Overexpanded Balloon Expandable Stents Used in Congenital Heart Disease

      Andras Bratincsak, John W. Moore, Brandon Gulker, Brian Choules, Lindsay Koren and Howaida G. El-Said

      Article first published online: 14 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12175

    23. Chromosomal Imbalances in Patients with Congenital Cardiac Defects: A Meta-analysis Reveals Novel Potential Critical Regions Involved in Heart Development

      Thor Thorsson, William W. Russell, Nour El-Kashlan, Rachel Soemedi, Jonathan Levine, Sarah B. Geisler, Todd Ackley, Aoy Tomita-Mitchell, Jill A. Rosenfeld, Ana Töpf, Marwan Tayeh, Judith Goodship, Jeffrey W. Innis, Bernard Keavney and Mark W. Russell

      Article first published online: 11 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12179

    24. Neutrophil/Lymphocyte Ratio and Association with Arch Intervention in Patients with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome Undergoing Hybrid Procedure

      Elizabeth Mitchell, John P. Cheatham, James M. Sisk, Lisa Nicholson, Ralf Holzer, Mark Galantowicz and Clifford L. Cua

      Article first published online: 3 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12174

    25. Preoperative Trophic Feeds in Neonates with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome

      Rune Toms, Kimberly W. Jackson, Robert J. Dabal, Cristina H. Reebals and Jeffrey A. Alten

      Article first published online: 7 MAR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12177

    26. Emotional Functioning of Adolescents and Adults with Congenital Heart Disease: A Meta-Analysis

      Jamie L. Jackson, Brian Misiti, Jeffrey A. Bridge, Curt J. Daniels and Kathryn Vannatta

      Article first published online: 26 FEB 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12178

    27. Temporal Variation of Birth Prevalence of Congenital Heart Disease in the United States

      Alexander Egbe, Santosh Uppu, Simon Lee, Annemarie Stroustrup, Deborah Ho and Shubhika Srivastava

      Article first published online: 24 FEB 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12176

  4. Letters to the Editor

    1. Management of Patent Ductus Arteriosus in Preterm Infants—Where Do We Stand? A UK National Perspective

      Phani Kiran Yajamanyam, Anand Nitin Kanani and Shree Vishna Rasiah

      Article first published online: 20 FEB 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12170

  5. Original Articles

    1. Addressing Sexual Health in Congenital Heart Disease: When Being the Same Isn't the Same

      Rohit S. Loomba, Saurabh Aggarwal and Andrew N. Pelech

      Article first published online: 13 FEB 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12168

  6. Case Reports

    1. Multidisciplinary Management of Pregnancy in Complex Congenital Heart Disease: A Model for Coordination of Care

      Rachel C. Harris, Melissa H. Fries, Annelee Boyle, Hassan Adeniji-Adele, Zacharia Cherian, Nancy Klein and Anitha S. John

      Article first published online: 22 JAN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12163

  7. Original Articles

    1. Is There a Benefit to Postoperative Fluid Restriction Following Infant Surgery?

      George T. Nicholson, Martha L. Clabby and William T. Mahle

      Article first published online: 21 JAN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12165

  8. Case Reports

    1. The Management of the Older Adult Patient with Anomalous Left Coronary Artery from the Pulmonary Artery Syndrome: A Presentation of Two Cases and Review of the Literature

      Jing Xian Quah, Lou Hofmeyr, Haris Haqqani, Andrew Clarke, Atifur Rahman, Peter Pohlner, Dorothy Radford and Mugur Nicolae

      Article first published online: 18 AUG 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/chd.12125


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