A Dipchand

Summary

Affiliation: The Hospital for Sick Children
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Mortality and morbidity after retransplantation after primary heart transplant in childhood: An analysis from the registry of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation
    Jennifer Conway
    Labatt Family Heart Center, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    J Heart Lung Transplant 33:241-51. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Ten yr of pediatric heart transplantation: a report from the Pediatric Heart Transplant Study
    Anne I Dipchand
    Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Transplant 17:99-111. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Prevention and treatment of coronary artery vasculopathy
    Maria G Crespo-Leiro
    Advanced Heart Failure and Heart Transplant Unit, Hospital Universitario A Coruña, Corunna, Spain
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 17:546-50. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Decision-making in the face of end-stage organ failure: high-risk transplantation and end-of-life care
    Anne I Dipchand
    Department of Paediatrics, Labatt Family Heart Centre, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 17:520-4. 2012
  5. doi request reprint A prospective study of dobutamine stress echocardiography for the assessment of cardiac allograft vasculopathy in pediatric heart transplant recipients
    Anne I Dipchand
    Labatt Family Heart Centre, Hospital for Sick Children and Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Transplant 12:570-6. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Exercise capacity improves with time in pediatric heart transplant recipients
    Anne I Dipchand
    Labatt Family Heart Centre, Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:585-90. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Outcomes of children with cardiomyopathy listed for transplant: a multi-institutional study
    Anne I Dipchand
    Hospital for Sick Children, Ontario, Canada
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:1312-21. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Equivalent outcomes for pediatric heart transplantation recipients: ABO-blood group incompatible versus ABO-compatible
    A I Dipchand
    Labatt Family Heart Centre, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Transplant 10:389-97. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Canadian Consensus on cardiac transplantation in pediatric and adult congenital heart disease patients 2004: executive summary
    A Dipchand
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 21:1145-7. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Outcome and growth potential of left heart structures after neonatal intervention for aortic valve stenosis
    Ra K Han
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:2406-14. 2007

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Publications34

  1. doi request reprint Mortality and morbidity after retransplantation after primary heart transplant in childhood: An analysis from the registry of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation
    Jennifer Conway
    Labatt Family Heart Center, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    J Heart Lung Transplant 33:241-51. 2014
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Ten yr of pediatric heart transplantation: a report from the Pediatric Heart Transplant Study
    Anne I Dipchand
    Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Transplant 17:99-111. 2013
    ..The purpose of this report is to review the last decade of pediatric patients listed for heart transplantation (January 1, 2000-December 31, 2009) and summarize the changes, trends, outcomes, and lessons learned...
  3. doi request reprint Prevention and treatment of coronary artery vasculopathy
    Maria G Crespo-Leiro
    Advanced Heart Failure and Heart Transplant Unit, Hospital Universitario A Coruña, Corunna, Spain
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 17:546-50. 2012
    ..Cardiac allograft vasculopathy (CAV) is still one of the major causes of death following heart transplantation. Here, we review the recent advances in its prevention and treatment...
  4. doi request reprint Decision-making in the face of end-stage organ failure: high-risk transplantation and end-of-life care
    Anne I Dipchand
    Department of Paediatrics, Labatt Family Heart Centre, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 17:520-4. 2012
    ..This article does not purport to have the answers, but will highlight the depth and breadth of points that must be taken into consideration...
  5. doi request reprint A prospective study of dobutamine stress echocardiography for the assessment of cardiac allograft vasculopathy in pediatric heart transplant recipients
    Anne I Dipchand
    Labatt Family Heart Centre, Hospital for Sick Children and Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Transplant 12:570-6. 2008
    ..Patients transplanted at an older age and those with a greater history of rejection were at higher risk of a positive DSE and may require increased surveillance for CAV...
  6. doi request reprint Exercise capacity improves with time in pediatric heart transplant recipients
    Anne I Dipchand
    Labatt Family Heart Centre, Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:585-90. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to profile the exercise capacity of pediatric heart transplant recipients over time and to identify factors associated with lower exercise capacity...
  7. doi request reprint Outcomes of children with cardiomyopathy listed for transplant: a multi-institutional study
    Anne I Dipchand
    Hospital for Sick Children, Ontario, Canada
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:1312-21. 2009
    ..Heart transplantation (HTx) offers a chance for long-term survival; but outcomes after listing have not been well defined...
  8. doi request reprint Equivalent outcomes for pediatric heart transplantation recipients: ABO-blood group incompatible versus ABO-compatible
    A I Dipchand
    Labatt Family Heart Centre, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Transplant 10:389-97. 2010
    ..Further studies into observed differing responses in the development of donor-specific isohemagglutinins and the implications for graft accommodation are warranted...
  9. ncbi request reprint Canadian Consensus on cardiac transplantation in pediatric and adult congenital heart disease patients 2004: executive summary
    A Dipchand
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 21:1145-7. 2005
    ..Post-transplantation issues are somewhat different, including rejection, coronary artery disease, malignancies and infections. Efforts need to be made to support multicentre trials to determine optimal treatment protocols...
  10. ncbi request reprint Outcome and growth potential of left heart structures after neonatal intervention for aortic valve stenosis
    Ra K Han
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:2406-14. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine trends of growth of left heart structures after intervention for neonatal aortic valve stenosis...
  11. doi request reprint Left ventricular morphology influences mortality after the Norwood operation
    M A Walsh
    Division of Cardiac Critical Care Medicine, Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Ave, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8, Canada
    Heart 95:1238-44. 2009
    ..Within the spectrum of congenital heart disease referred to as hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS), there is variation in the morphology and function of the left ventricle which could influence outcomes after stage I Norwood palliation...
  12. doi request reprint Hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation following solid-organ transplantation in children
    T Schechter
    Department of Paediatrics, Division of Haematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Bone Marrow Transplant 46:1321-5. 2011
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Pediatric heart transplantation: improving results in high-risk patients
    G Dellgren
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery of The Hospital for Sick Children and University of Toronto, 555 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X8, Canada
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 121:782-91. 2001
    ....
  14. doi request reprint The impact of changing medical therapy on transplantation-free survival in pediatric dilated cardiomyopathy
    Paul F Kantor
    Cardiomyopathy and Heart Function Program, Labatt Family Heart Centre, University of Toronto Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:1377-84. 2010
    ..We sought to determine whether the introduction of these agents had altered the outcome of dilated cardiomyopathy (DC) in childhood...
  15. doi request reprint Anthropometric growth and utilization of enteral feeding support in pediatric heart transplant recipients
    Louise Bannister
    Labatt Family Heart Centre, SickKids Transplant Centre, The Hospital for Sick Children, The University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Transplant 14:879-86. 2010
    ..This study suggests that further investigation into the role of EFS is warranted to identify strategies to improve growth in pediatric heart transplant recipients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Amiodarone-sirolimus/tacrolimus interaction in a pediatric heart transplant patient
    Nadya Nalli
    Department of Pharmacy, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Transplant 10:736-9. 2006
    ..Blood concentrations should also be monitored more frequently in order to minimize prolonged periods of supratherapeutic concentrations and related toxicities...
  17. pmc Cor triatriatum sinistrum in childhood. A single institution's experience
    Tilman Humpl
    Department of Paediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Cardiol 26:371-6. 2010
    ..Cor triatriatum sinistrum (CTS) is a rare congenital cardiac defect that can present with a wide range of symptoms and may be associated with other structural cardiac defects. Very limited data are available for pediatric patients...
  18. ncbi request reprint Randomized clinical trial of tacrolimus- vs cyclosporine-based immunosuppression in pediatric heart transplantation: preliminary results at 15-month follow-up
    Stacey M Pollock-Barziv
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics and Immunology, University of Toronto, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:190-4. 2005
    ..While Tacrolimus (Tac) and Cyclosporine (Cya) immunosuppression are used after cardiac transplantation (tx), few studies have evaluated their use in pediatric patients...
  19. doi request reprint Surgical repair of the mitral valve in children with dilated cardiomyopathy and mitral regurgitation
    Mark A Walsh
    Division of Cardiology, Labatt Family Heart Centre, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:2085-8. 2008
    ..Significant mitral regurgitation is known to exacerbate left ventricular dysfunction in dilated cardiomyopathy. Although intervention on the regurgitant mitral valve is frequently described in adults, there is little pediatric data...
  20. ncbi request reprint Impact on outcomes after listing and transplantation, of a strategy to accept ABO blood group-incompatible donor hearts for neonates and infants
    Lori J West
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:455-61. 2006
    ..Recent data suggest that ABO blood group-incompatible donor hearts are immunologically well tolerated in infants undergoing transplantation...
  21. ncbi request reprint Sirolimus immunosuppression in pediatric heart transplant recipients: a single-center experience
    Natalia E Lobach
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics and Immunology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:184-9. 2005
    ..This study reports on our center's experience with 16 children who underwent heart transplantation...
  22. ncbi request reprint Competing outcomes after neonatal and infant wait-listing for heart transplantation
    Stacey M Pollock-Barziv
    Heart Transplant Program, Labatt Family Heart Centre, The Hospital for Sick Children and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:980-5. 2007
    ..We sought to ascertain outcomes after listing for heart transplantation using a competing outcomes methodology, and to identify factors predicting each outcome...
  23. pmc Echocardiographic and electrocardiographic trends in children with acute Kawasaki disease
    Matthew A Crystal
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 24:776-80. 2008
    ..Many patients are noted to have ventricular dilation on initial echocardiography; however, functional and structural measurements may remain within the normal range...
  24. doi request reprint Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder in pediatric heart transplant recipients
    Cedric Manlhiot
    Labatt Family Heart Centre, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Heart Lung Transplant 29:648-57. 2010
    ..Post-transplantation lymphoproliferative disorder (PTLD) is a major cause of morbidity and mortality after pediatric heart transplantation...
  25. doi request reprint Heart transplantation in children
    Jennifer Conway
    Labatt Family Heart Centre, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8, Canada
    Pediatr Clin North Am 57:353-73, table of contents. 2010
    ..These achievements have advanced pediatric cardiac transplantation and allowed more attention to be focused on improving quality of life after transplantation and reducing the long-term complications...
  26. doi request reprint Exploring beyond viral load testing for EBV lymphoproliferation: role of serum IL-6 and IgE assays as adjunctive tests
    M Barton
    Division of Infectious Disease, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Transplant 14:852-8. 2010
    ..2%, respectively, and improved the receiver operating characteristic curve. Serum IL-6 levels can improve the clinician's ability to identify PTLD, among patients with elevated EBV viral loads...
  27. doi request reprint Continuous infusion of thymoglobulin for induction therapy in pediatric heart transplant recipients; experience and outcomes with a novel strategy for administration
    Stacey M Pollock-Barziv
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Transplant 13:585-9. 2009
    ..Though mild thrombocytopenia was prevalent, there was no bleeding attributable solely to TG. Whether early depletion of T-cell function will translate into long-term benefits remains to be determined...
  28. ncbi request reprint Pediatric heart transplantation in human leukocyte antigen sensitized patients: evolving management and assessment of intermediate-term outcomes in a high-risk population
    Stacey M Pollock-Barziv
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, The Hospital for Sick Children University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Circulation 116:I172-8. 2007
    ..We report our experience with human leukocyte antigens-sensitized pediatric HTx recipients...
  29. doi request reprint Hypertension after pediatric heart transplantation is primarily associated with immunosuppressive regimen
    Susan L Roche
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Hospital for Sick Children Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Heart Lung Transplant 27:501-7. 2008
    ..Hypertension is recognized as prevalent in pediatric cardiac transplant recipients. This study investigated risk factors for this complication and, in particular, the role of immunosuppression...
  30. doi request reprint MELAS syndrome, cardiomyopathy, rhabdomyolysis, and autism associated with the A3260G mitochondrial DNA mutation
    Barbara S Connolly
    Department of Medicine, Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 402:443-7. 2010
    ..We conclude that the A3260G mtDNA mutation is associated with wide phenotypic heterogeneity with MELAS and other "classical" mitochondrial phenotypes being manifestations...
  31. ncbi request reprint Donor-specific B-cell tolerance after ABO-incompatible infant heart transplantation
    Xiaohu Fan
    Infection, Immunity, Injury and Repair Program, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5G1X8, Canada
    Nat Med 10:1227-33. 2004
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint The profile of renal function over time in a cohort of pediatric heart transplant recipients
    Winston Bharat
    Labatt Family Heart Centre, Hospital for Sick Children and Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Transplant 13:111-8. 2009
    ..Calculated GFR significantly underestimates the burden of renal insufficiency in this patient population...
  33. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of pediatric patients bridged to heart transplantation from extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support
    Stacey M Pollock BarZiv
    Division of Cardiology, Medicine, Hospital for Sick Children University of Toronto, Canada
    ASAIO J 53:97-102. 2007
    ..In summary, few risk factors preclude HTx candidacy from ECMO. The impact of newer assist technology on ECMO, wait-list mortality, and HTx outcomes remains to be elucidated...
  34. ncbi request reprint Neuroblastoma with atypical metastases to cardiac and skeletal muscles: MRI features
    Ricardo Faingold
    Pediatr Radiol 33:584-6. 2003