Jeffrey J Kim

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Mortality and sudden death in pediatric left ventricular noncompaction in a tertiary referral center
    Samuel T Brescia
    Texas Children s Hospital Section of Pediatric Cardiology, 6621 Fannin, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Circulation 127:2202-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Magnetic versus manual catheter navigation for ablation of free wall accessory pathways in children
    Jeffrey J Kim
    Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 5:804-8. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Assessment of the Cylex ImmuKnow cell function assay in pediatric heart transplant patients
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:26-31. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Risk factors and mode of death in isolated hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in children
    Jamie A Decker
    Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 54:250-4. 2009
  5. doi request reprint B-type natriuretic peptide is a sensitive screening test for acute rejection in pediatric heart transplant patients
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 27:649-54. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Frequency of cardiac death in children with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy
    V Vivian Dimas
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Am J Cardiol 104:1574-7. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of body mass index on outcome in pediatric heart transplant patients
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:718-23. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Restrictive physiology is associated with poor outcomes in children with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
    Shiraz A Maskatia
    Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 33:141-9. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence, morbidity, and mortality of heart failure-related hospitalizations in children in the United States: a population-based study
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Card Fail 18:459-70. 2012
  10. pmc Viral endomyocardial infection is an independent predictor and potentially treatable risk factor for graft loss and coronary vasculopathy in pediatric cardiac transplant recipients
    Mousumi Moulik
    Department of Pediatrics Cardiology, University of Texas Health Sciences Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 56:582-92. 2010

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Publications30

  1. doi request reprint Mortality and sudden death in pediatric left ventricular noncompaction in a tertiary referral center
    Samuel T Brescia
    Texas Children s Hospital Section of Pediatric Cardiology, 6621 Fannin, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Circulation 127:2202-8. 2013
    ..Left ventricular noncompaction has a heterogeneous clinical presentation that includes arrhythmia and sudden cardiac death...
  2. doi request reprint Magnetic versus manual catheter navigation for ablation of free wall accessory pathways in children
    Jeffrey J Kim
    Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 5:804-8. 2012
    ..Little data exist regarding the use of magnetic navigation (MN) and its potential benefits for ablation of AP-mediated tachycardia in this population...
  3. doi request reprint Assessment of the Cylex ImmuKnow cell function assay in pediatric heart transplant patients
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:26-31. 2009
    ..Data on the utility of this test in pediatric heart transplant patients are very limited. This study tested the hypothesis that CICFA is a clinically useful test in this transplant population...
  4. doi request reprint Risk factors and mode of death in isolated hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in children
    Jamie A Decker
    Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 54:250-4. 2009
    ..This study was designed to review outcomes of pediatric isolated hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) managed uniformly at a single institution and assess whether reported adult risk factors for sudden death are predictive in pediatric HCM...
  5. doi request reprint B-type natriuretic peptide is a sensitive screening test for acute rejection in pediatric heart transplant patients
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 27:649-54. 2008
    ..The utility of B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) for detecting acute rejection (AR) is unclear. The purpose of our study was to evaluate BNP as a screening test for AR in pediatric heart transplant patients...
  6. doi request reprint Frequency of cardiac death in children with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy
    V Vivian Dimas
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Am J Cardiol 104:1574-7. 2009
    ..Given the 1% incidence of SCD in this cohort, the use of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators as primary prevention in children with IDC might not be indicated...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of body mass index on outcome in pediatric heart transplant patients
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:718-23. 2007
    ..Obesity and cachexia are risk factors for adverse outcomes in adult transplant patients. However, little is known about the effects of body mass index (BMI) on outcomes in pediatric heart transplant patients...
  8. doi request reprint Restrictive physiology is associated with poor outcomes in children with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
    Shiraz A Maskatia
    Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 33:141-9. 2012
    ..7-fold increase in hazard of death or HT (P = 0.04). Assessment for RP is of paramount importance in children with HCM because those without RP have a good prognosis, and those with RP account for the majority of poor outcomes...
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence, morbidity, and mortality of heart failure-related hospitalizations in children in the United States: a population-based study
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Card Fail 18:459-70. 2012
    ..We tested the hypotheses that pediatric heart failure-related hospitalizations increased over time but that mortality decreased. Factors associated with mortality and length of stay were also assessed...
  10. pmc Viral endomyocardial infection is an independent predictor and potentially treatable risk factor for graft loss and coronary vasculopathy in pediatric cardiac transplant recipients
    Mousumi Moulik
    Department of Pediatrics Cardiology, University of Texas Health Sciences Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 56:582-92. 2010
    ..This study sought to evaluate the outcome and prevalence of viral endomyocardial infection after cardiac transplantation...
  11. doi request reprint Effectiveness of mechanical circulatory support in children with acute fulminant and persistent myocarditis
    Ivan Wilmot
    Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Card Fail 17:487-94. 2011
    ..We evaluated the effectiveness of MCS in children with myocarditis and identified risk factors associated with adverse outcomes...
  12. doi request reprint Impact of antibodies against human leukocyte antigens on long-term outcome in pediatric heart transplant patients: an analysis of the United Network for Organ Sharing database
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:694-9, 699.e1-2. 2010
    ..This study sought to determine the association of elevated anti-human leukocyte antibodies with long-term survival in pediatric heart transplant patients...
  13. pmc Ultrasound dilution: an accurate means of determining cardiac output in children
    Ivory Crittendon
    Section of Pediatric Cardiology Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 13:42-6. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to validate cardiac output measured by the COstatus system with those obtained by the clinical standard technique of pulmonary artery thermodilution...
  14. doi request reprint Limited utility of exercise stress tests in the evaluation of children with chest pain
    W Buck Kyle
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Hospital Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 7:455-9. 2012
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  15. ncbi request reprint Leukocyte suppression is associated with improved clinical outcomes in children's status after orthotopic heart transplantation
    Jeffrey J Kim
    Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 25:195-9. 2006
    ..Clinical outcomes in this patient population have not been well delineated...
  16. doi request reprint Perioperative atrial tachycardia is associated with increased mortality in infants undergoing cardiac surgery
    Pirouz Shamszad
    Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, and Department of Pharmacy, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144:396-401. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that atrial tachycardia in infants undergoing cardiac surgery is not rare and is associated with increased morbidity and mortality...
  17. doi request reprint Right ventricular infundibulum sparing (RVIS) tetralogy of fallot repair: a review of over 300 patients
    David L S Morales
    Michael E DeBakey Department of Surgery, Division of Congenital Heart Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Ann Surg 250:611-7. 2009
    ..Over the past 13 years, we have uniformly applied this RV infundibulum sparing (RVIS) strategy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Radio-frequency catheter ablation of accessory pathway mediated tachycardia in a child after orthotopic heart transplantation
    Jeffrey J Kim
    Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:1444. 2005
    ..This is the first report of a child having received a donor heart with manifest pre-excitation and who subsequently underwent successful radio-frequency ablation of the accessory pathway...
  19. doi request reprint Electrocardiographic abnormalities and arrhythmias are strongly associated with the development of cardiomyopathy in muscular dystrophy
    Anjan M Shah
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Heart Rhythm 7:1484-8. 2010
    ..Early identification of cardiac involvement with timely therapy can favorably impact outcome. We hypothesize that electrocardiography (ECG) can be a useful adjunct in the identification of DCM in MD...
  20. doi request reprint Impact of the American Heart Association scientific statement on screening electrocardiograms and stimulant medications
    Patricia Elizabeth Thomas
    Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Cardiology, Texas Children s Hospital, 6621 Fannin, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:166-70. 2011
    ..To evaluate the impact of the American Heart Association (AHA) scientific statement regarding electrocardiograms (ECGs) and stimulant medications on the practice of community pediatricians...
  21. ncbi request reprint Ventricular function and long-term pacing in children with congenital complete atrioventricular block
    Jeffrey J Kim
    Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 18:373-7. 2007
    ..To determine the sequela of right ventricular pacing in children with congenital complete atrioventricular block...
  22. ncbi request reprint Isolated junctional tachycardia in a patient with pheochromocytoma: an unusual presentation of an uncommon disease
    Jeffrey J Kim
    Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 29:986-8. 2008
    ..Further evaluation revealed that she had an extra-adrenal pheochromocytoma, which was the cause of her arrhythmia and subsequent symptomatology...
  23. ncbi request reprint Mechanical circulatory support as a bridge to combined dual organ transplantation in children
    Jeffrey J Kim
    Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 25:1480-2. 2006
    ..We report the cases of 2 children with end-stage heart failure and renal failure who were successfully bridged to combined, single-donor heart and kidney transplantation with mechanical circulatory support...
  24. ncbi request reprint Maintenance of AV synchrony in a small child utilizing two pacemakers and the triggered VVT mode: triggered pacing in small children
    Jeffrey J Kim
    Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 30:1404-7. 2007
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  25. doi request reprint Cross-stimulation: a rare complication of chronic epicardial leads
    Anjan M Shah
    Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 20:1065-7. 2009
    ..We report a case of cross-stimulation occurring in a patient with chronic epicardial leads without loss of lead integrity...
  26. pmc Epicardial implantable cardioverter-defibrillator system placed in a 4.9-kg infant
    Roosevelt Bryant
    Department of Congenital Heart Surgery, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 38:421-3. 2011
    ..To our knowledge, this 4.9-kg infant is the smallest patient to have undergone a successful implantation of this kind...
  27. doi request reprint Acute heart failure syndromes in the pediatric emergency department
    Scott M Macicek
    Department of Pediatrics, Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Pediatrics 124:e898-904. 2009
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  28. doi request reprint High-dose sotalol is safe and effective in neonates and infants with refractory supraventricular tachyarrhythmias
    Jarrod D Knudson
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine Texas Children s Hospital, 6621 Fannin St, MC 19345 C, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 32:896-903. 2011
    ..No patients experienced significant QTc prolongation or proarrhythmia. Mean duration of follow-up was 3.3 ± 0.24 years. High-dose sotalol allows for safe and rapid control of refractory tachyarrhythmias in this young age group...
  29. pmc The Twiddling Andersen
    John L Jefferies
    Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 36:349-51. 2009
    ..Twiddler syndrome is characterized by intentional or inadvertent manipulation of implanted devices in the pacemaker pocket. We describe an unusual case of an 8-year-old girl who had both syndromes...
  30. ncbi request reprint Arterial pulse wave analysis: An accurate means of determining cardiac output in children
    Jeffrey J Kim
    Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 7:532-5. 2006
    ..This technique has not been validated in children. The purpose of this study was to validate PulseCO as an accurate means of noninvasively determining real-time cardiac output in children...