Leonardo R Brandao

Summary

Affiliation: The Hospital for Sick Children
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The use of elastic compression stockings for post-thrombotic syndrome in a child
    Tina T Biss
    Department of Haematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 53:462-3. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Neonatal renal vein thrombosis
    Leonardo R Brandao
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Haematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 16:323-8. 2011
  3. pmc Do children with central venous line (CVL) dysfunction have increased risk of symptomatic thromboembolism compared to those without CVL-dysfunction, while on cancer therapy?
    Jacqueline Halton
    The Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario CHEO, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    BMC Cancer 12:314. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Exercise-induced deep vein thrombosis of the upper extremity. 1. Literature review
    Leonardo R Brandao
    Division of Haematology Oncology, Department of Paediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Acta Haematol 115:214-20. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Exercise-induced deep vein thrombosis of the upper extremity. 2. A case series in children
    Leonardo R Brandao
    Division of Haematology Oncology, Department of Paediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Acta Haematol 115:221-9. 2006
  6. doi request reprint A prospective longitudinal multicenter study of coagulation in pediatric patients undergoing allogeneic stem cell transplantation
    Leonardo R Brandao
    Division of Haematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 50:1240-6. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Pulmonary embolism in children
    Leonardo R Brandao
    Department of Paediatrics, Division of Haematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Semin Thromb Hemost 37:772-85. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Longer blood storage is associated with suboptimal outcomes in high-risk pediatric cardiac surgery
    Cedric Manlhiot
    Labatt Family Heart Centre, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:1563-9. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Thrombotic complications and thromboprophylaxis across all three stages of single ventricle heart palliation
    Cedric Manlhiot
    Labatt Family Heart Centre, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr 161:513-519.e3. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Heparin brand is associated with postsurgical outcomes in children undergoing cardiac surgery
    Colleen E Gruenwald
    Labatt Family Heart Centre, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:878-82. 2012

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Publications23

  1. doi request reprint The use of elastic compression stockings for post-thrombotic syndrome in a child
    Tina T Biss
    Department of Haematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 53:462-3. 2009
    ..The presented case highlights the subtle nature of symptoms, potential benefits and limitations of ECS use for PTS, and current lack of evidence in children...
  2. doi request reprint Neonatal renal vein thrombosis
    Leonardo R Brandao
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Haematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 16:323-8. 2011
    ..Long term cohort studies and randomized trials may be helpful to clarify the impact of acute versus prolonged antithrombotic therapy for reducing the morbidity that is associated with neonatal RVT...
  3. pmc Do children with central venous line (CVL) dysfunction have increased risk of symptomatic thromboembolism compared to those without CVL-dysfunction, while on cancer therapy?
    Jacqueline Halton
    The Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario CHEO, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    BMC Cancer 12:314. 2012
    ..Despite these observations, to date there are no prospective studies to evaluate the clinical significance of CVL-dysfunction and it's impact on the development of TE, infection, or outcome of children with cancer...
  4. ncbi request reprint Exercise-induced deep vein thrombosis of the upper extremity. 1. Literature review
    Leonardo R Brandao
    Division of Haematology Oncology, Department of Paediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Acta Haematol 115:214-20. 2006
    ..Similarly, the best therapeutic option has not been established and in the lack of evidence-based guidelines, treatment may be extremely challenging especially in children, in whom long-term complications can be particularly disabling...
  5. ncbi request reprint Exercise-induced deep vein thrombosis of the upper extremity. 2. A case series in children
    Leonardo R Brandao
    Division of Haematology Oncology, Department of Paediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Acta Haematol 115:221-9. 2006
    ..Adolescents with UEDVT treated only with anticoagulation seem to have a poor outcome...
  6. doi request reprint A prospective longitudinal multicenter study of coagulation in pediatric patients undergoing allogeneic stem cell transplantation
    Leonardo R Brandao
    Division of Haematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 50:1240-6. 2008
    ..There is little published information in children on the impact of SCT on coagulation, as well as potential correlations between altered coagulation and SCT-associated thrombosis and organ failure...
  7. doi request reprint Pulmonary embolism in children
    Leonardo R Brandao
    Department of Paediatrics, Division of Haematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Semin Thromb Hemost 37:772-85. 2011
    ..Additionally, a section with the diagnostic tools pertaining to children is included. Closing remarks encompass commentaries related to therapy and outcomes, reflecting on current knowledge gaps related to PE in children...
  8. doi request reprint Longer blood storage is associated with suboptimal outcomes in high-risk pediatric cardiac surgery
    Cedric Manlhiot
    Labatt Family Heart Centre, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:1563-9. 2012
    ..The negative effects of long-term storage of allogeneic red blood cells (RBCs) on outcomes in adult cardiac surgery have been established, but evidence of a similar effect in pediatric cardiac surgery is limited...
  9. doi request reprint Thrombotic complications and thromboprophylaxis across all three stages of single ventricle heart palliation
    Cedric Manlhiot
    Labatt Family Heart Centre, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr 161:513-519.e3. 2012
    ..To describe the incidence of thrombotic complications across all 3 stages of single ventricle palliation and the association between thromboprophylaxis use and thrombotic risk...
  10. doi request reprint Heparin brand is associated with postsurgical outcomes in children undergoing cardiac surgery
    Colleen E Gruenwald
    Labatt Family Heart Centre, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:878-82. 2012
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  11. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the outcomes associated with periprocedural anticoagulation management in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    María L Avila
    Division of Hematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr 164:1201-7. 2014
    ..To report the outcomes of an institutional protocol for periprocedural anticoagulant (AC) management in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Long-term anticoagulation in Kawasaki disease: Initial use of low molecular weight heparin is a viable option for patients with severe coronary artery abnormalities
    Cedric Manlhiot
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Labatt Family Heart Centre, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8, Canada
    Pediatr Cardiol 31:834-42. 2010
    ..03) but not for those on warfarin (P = 0.55). This study suggests that LMWH is a potentially viable alternative for patients, especially young ones, with severe coronary artery involvement after KD...
  13. doi request reprint Safety of anticoagulants in children with arterial ischemic stroke
    Tal Schechter
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Blood 119:949-56. 2012
    ..3507). We conclude that ACT is relatively safe in children with AIS, with a 4% risk of symptomatic ICH. Based on the safety of ACT in our study, clinical trials of ACT in childhood AIS are warranted...
  14. doi request reprint Risk, clinical features, and outcomes of thrombosis associated with pediatric cardiac surgery
    Cedric Manlhiot
    The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 1X8
    Circulation 124:1511-9. 2011
    ..Thrombosis, usually considered a serious but rare complication of pediatric cardiac surgery, has not been a major clinical and/or research focus in the past...
  15. doi request reprint A reliable and safe method of collecting blood samples from implantable central venous catheters for determination of plasma gentamicin concentrations
    Jennifer Chen
    Department of Pharmacy, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pharmacotherapy 31:776-84. 2011
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  16. doi request reprint Clinical features and outcome of pulmonary embolism in children
    Tina T Biss
    Department of Hematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Br J Haematol 142:808-18. 2008
    ..Risk factors for PE in children are distinct from adults and morbidity and mortality is significant. Multicentre prospective studies are required to determine optimal treatment and long-term outcome of childhood PE...
  17. doi request reprint Thrombotic events after pediatric liver transplantation
    Chee Yee Ooi
    SickKids Transplant Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Transplant 14:476-82. 2010
    ..In conclusion, the incidence of early TE post-pediatric LT was 16%, including DVT in 8%. Prospective studies are necessary to evaluate the role of prophylactic anticoagulation and potential modifiable risk factors post-pediatric LT...
  18. doi request reprint Management of myocardial infarction in children with Kawasaki disease
    Nethnapha Paredes
    Thrombosis and Atherosclerosis Research Institute TaARI, Hamilton General Hospital Campus, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 21:620-31. 2010
    ..This review provides a summary of the available data on the management of children with Kawasaki disease suffering from myocardial infarction or thrombotic complications that can potentially lead to myocardial infarction...
  19. doi request reprint Sonography of renal venous thrombosis in neonates and infants: can we predict outcome?
    Jeannette K Kraft
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Ave, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada
    Pediatr Radiol 41:299-307. 2011
    ..The relationship between sonographic features of renal venous thrombosis (RVT) and outcome has not been described in a large series of patients...
  20. doi request reprint Idiopathic suppurative pylephlebitis: interventional radiological diagnosis and management
    Conor O Bogue
    Division of Image Guided Therapy, Department of Diagnostic Imaging, The Hospital for Sick Children, The University of Toronto, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 32:1304-7. 2009
    ..Our aim is to increase the awareness of this entity and stress the importance of early diagnosis and appropriate therapy...
  21. ncbi request reprint Management and monitoring of anticoagulation for children undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass in cardiac surgery
    Colleen E Gruenwald
    Labatt Family Heart Centre, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    J Extra Corpor Technol 42:9-19. 2010
    ..However, this review article clearly establishes that further studies are necessary to obtain evidence-based protocols for the proper management of anticoagulation of children undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass...
  22. doi request reprint The role of prothrombotic factors in the ocular manifestations of abusive and non-abusive head trauma: a feasibility study
    Anna Yu
    Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Child Abuse Negl 36:333-41. 2012
    ..Our objective was to determine whether the hypothesis that prothrombotic factors affect specificity of retinal hemorrhage to AHT can be tested. This may have important ramifications both for diagnosis and expert witness testimony...
  23. doi request reprint Neonatal and childhood right atrial thrombosis: recognition and a risk-stratified treatment approach
    Janet Yk Yang
    Department of Pediatrics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 21:301-7. 2010
    ..Systemic anticoagulation therapy should be given to all high-risk or symptomatic RAT patients. Surgical thrombectomy or thrombolytic therapy carries significant risk and should be considered individually...