Yacine Aggoun

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Transpulmonary stenting of both pulmonary arteries with a surgical access through redo sternotomy
    Yacine Aggoun
    Pediatric Cardiology, Children s University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Card Surg 24:451-3. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Obesity, metabolic syndrome, and cardiovascular disease
    Yacine Aggoun
    Department of Paediatrics, Paediatric Cardiology Unit University Hospital of Geneva, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Pediatr Res 61:653-9. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Aortic valve repair by cusp extension for rheumatic aortic insufficiency in children: Long-term results and impact of extension material
    Patrick O Myers
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Geneva University Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:836-44. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Elevated E-selectin and diastolic blood pressure in diabetic children
    Albane B R Maggio
    Paediatric Cardiology Unit, Department of Child and Adolescent, University Hospitals of Geneva, rue Willy Donze, Geneva, Switzerland
    Eur J Clin Invest 42:303-9. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Leaflet suspension to the contralateral annulus to address restriction or tethering-induced mitral and tricuspid regurgitation in children: results of a case-control study
    Patrick O Myers
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Geneva University Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:1110-6. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Gaseous microemboluses after replacement of the mitral valve with a mechanical prosthesis in a child
    Pierre Tissieres
    Pediatric Cardiology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, University Children s Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Cardiol Young 14:569. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Mitral valve repair for rheumatic valve disease in children: midterm results and impact of the use of a biodegradable mitral ring
    Afksendiyos Kalangos
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:161-8; discussion 168-9. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Enhanced intimal thickening of expanded polytetrafluoroethylene grafts coated with fibrin or fibrin-releasing vascular endothelial growth factor in the pig carotid artery interposition model
    Beat H Walpoth
    Clinic of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:1163-70. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Physical activity reduces systemic blood pressure and improves early markers of atherosclerosis in pre-pubertal obese children
    Nathalie J Farpour-Lambert
    Pediatric Cardiology Unit, Department of Child and Adolescent, University Hospitals of Geneva, 6 Rue Willy Donze, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    J Am Coll Cardiol 54:2396-406. 2009
  10. doi request reprint No-patch technique for complete atrioventricular canal repair
    Patrick O Myers
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Geneva University Hospital and School of Medicine, Geneva, Switzerland
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:317-9. 2010

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Publications30

  1. doi request reprint Transpulmonary stenting of both pulmonary arteries with a surgical access through redo sternotomy
    Yacine Aggoun
    Pediatric Cardiology, Children s University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Card Surg 24:451-3. 2009
    ..The stenoses were treated by implant of stents using a surgical access to the proximal portion of a Contegra valved conduit (Medtronic, Inc., Minneapolis, MN, USA) by sternotomy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Obesity, metabolic syndrome, and cardiovascular disease
    Yacine Aggoun
    Department of Paediatrics, Paediatric Cardiology Unit University Hospital of Geneva, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Pediatr Res 61:653-9. 2007
    ..Such interventions should be complemented by a primary prevention against childhood obesity...
  3. doi request reprint Aortic valve repair by cusp extension for rheumatic aortic insufficiency in children: Long-term results and impact of extension material
    Patrick O Myers
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Geneva University Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:836-44. 2010
    ..However, neither the long-term results of cusp extension nor the durability of different pericardial fixation techniques has been reported. Our goal was to address these issues...
  4. doi request reprint Elevated E-selectin and diastolic blood pressure in diabetic children
    Albane B R Maggio
    Paediatric Cardiology Unit, Department of Child and Adolescent, University Hospitals of Geneva, rue Willy Donze, Geneva, Switzerland
    Eur J Clin Invest 42:303-9. 2012
    ..Cardiovascular risk markers are related to micro-angiopathy in children with type 1 diabetes (T1DM), but there is no information about their relationship with blood pressure (BP) and endothelial function...
  5. doi request reprint Leaflet suspension to the contralateral annulus to address restriction or tethering-induced mitral and tricuspid regurgitation in children: results of a case-control study
    Patrick O Myers
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Geneva University Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:1110-6. 2010
    ..We assessed the safety and mid-term results using a novel technique to address leaflet retraction or tethering in children with type III mitral or tricuspid regurgitation as an addition to standard valve repair techniques...
  6. ncbi request reprint Gaseous microemboluses after replacement of the mitral valve with a mechanical prosthesis in a child
    Pierre Tissieres
    Pediatric Cardiology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, University Children s Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Cardiol Young 14:569. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Mitral valve repair for rheumatic valve disease in children: midterm results and impact of the use of a biodegradable mitral ring
    Afksendiyos Kalangos
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:161-8; discussion 168-9. 2008
    ..A mitral valve ring is frequently used in the repair. A recently introduced biodegradable ring has shown promising results and allows for growth of the native annulus...
  8. ncbi request reprint Enhanced intimal thickening of expanded polytetrafluoroethylene grafts coated with fibrin or fibrin-releasing vascular endothelial growth factor in the pig carotid artery interposition model
    Beat H Walpoth
    Clinic of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:1163-70. 2007
    ..Vascular endothelial growth factor is a potent stimulus for endothelial growth, and its provision in a fibrin matrix coating at the luminal graft surface may hold a key to spontaneous graft endothelialization and improved graft patency...
  9. doi request reprint Physical activity reduces systemic blood pressure and improves early markers of atherosclerosis in pre-pubertal obese children
    Nathalie J Farpour-Lambert
    Pediatric Cardiology Unit, Department of Child and Adolescent, University Hospitals of Geneva, 6 Rue Willy Donze, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    J Am Coll Cardiol 54:2396-406. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the effects of physical activity on systemic blood pressure (BP) and early markers of atherosclerosis in pre-pubertal obese children...
  10. doi request reprint No-patch technique for complete atrioventricular canal repair
    Patrick O Myers
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Geneva University Hospital and School of Medicine, Geneva, Switzerland
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:317-9. 2010
    ..There were no early deaths; all patients were in sinus rhythm without left ventricular outflow tract obstruction. This no-patch technique produces results comparable with the modified single-patch repair, while reducing ischemic time...
  11. ncbi request reprint Comparison of classifications for heart failure in children undergoing valvular surgery
    Pierre Tissieres
    Cardiology Unit, Children s Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Pediatr 149:210-5. 2006
    ..To characterize correlations between clinical classifications of heart failure and diagnostic workup...
  12. doi request reprint Preclinical noninvasive markers of atherosclerosis in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes are influenced by physical activity
    Béatrice Trigona
    Pediatric Cardiology Unit, Department of Child and Adolescent, University Hospitals of Geneva and University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Pediatr 157:533-9. 2010
    ..To measure preclinical noninvasive markers of atherosclerosis in youth with type 1 diabetes (T1DM), and to determine their associations between physical activity level and cardiorespiratory fitness (maximal oxygen consumption [VO2max])...
  13. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous closure of a residual ventricular septal defect in a challenging patient
    Amina Aitsiselmi
    Cardiology Department, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Acute Card Care 8:21-4. 2006
    ..We discuss the case of a young woman who required VSD closure, and in whom re-open-heart surgery was avoided by a successful percutaneous closure using an Amplatzer Patent Ductus Arteriosus Occluder...
  14. doi request reprint Rescue circumflex artery stenting for major right ventricular dysfunction after Ross-Konno operation
    Patrick O Myers
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Geneva University Hospitals and Geneva University School of Medicine, 4 rue Gabrielle Perret Gentil, Geneva, Switzerland
    Heart Surg Forum 12:E208-10. 2009
    ..Rescue stent implantation allowed for recovery of right ventricular function and weaning from extracorporeal membrane oxygenation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Tissue plasminogen activator for a left atrial thrombus after Senning repair
    Cecile Tissot
    Pediatric Cardiology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Children s University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 8:279-81. 2007
    ..To avoid the surgical removal of an obstructive thrombus in a Senning baffle by the administration of recombinant tissue-type plasminogen activator...
  16. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive assessment of arterial stiffness and risk of atherosclerotic events in children
    Yacine Aggoun
    Pediatric Cardiology, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, 75015 Paris, France
    Pediatr Res 58:173-8. 2005
    ..In these conditions, endothelial dysfunction and vascular remodeling are also present early in life and these data raise new possibilities in the understanding of the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis in these populations...
  17. doi request reprint Association of arterial stiffness and endothelial dysfunction with metabolic syndrome in obese children
    Emmanuelle Mimoun
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Armand Trousseau Hospital, AP HP, and INSERM, U872 Nutriomique, University Pierre and Marie Curie Paris 6, Paris, France
    J Pediatr 153:65-70. 2008
    ..We investigated whether metabolic syndrome, defined in 3 different ways (2 commonly used and 1 novel) is associated with arterial alterations in obese children...
  18. doi request reprint Acute angulation of the aortic arch predisposes a patient to ascending aortic dilatation and aortic regurgitation late after the arterial switch operation for transposition of the great arteries
    Gabriella Agnoletti
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, UFR Necker Enfants Malades, University Rene Descartes Paris V, Paris, France
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:568-72. 2008
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  19. doi request reprint Associations among obesity, blood pressure, and left ventricular mass
    Albane B R Maggio
    Pediatric Cardiology Unit, Department of Child and Adolescent, University Hospitals of Geneva, Switzerland
    J Pediatr 152:489-93. 2008
    ..To measure resting and ambulatory systemic blood pressure (BP) and left ventricular mass (LVM) in prepubertal obese and lean children and to determine their relationships...
  20. doi request reprint Impaired endothelial and smooth muscle functions and arterial stiffness appear before puberty in obese children and are associated with elevated ambulatory blood pressure
    Yacine Aggoun
    Paediatric Cardiology Unit, Department of Child and Adolescent, University Hospitals of Geneva, 6, rue Willy Donze, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Eur Heart J 29:792-9. 2008
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  21. ncbi request reprint Transthoracic three-dimensional echocardiography prior to closure of atrial septal defects in children
    Philippe Acar
    Unité de Cardiologie Pédiatrique, Hopital des Enfants, Toulouse, France
    Cardiol Young 13:58-63. 2003
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  22. ncbi request reprint Endothelial function and mechanical properties of the common carotid artery in children on parenteral nutrition
    Yacine Aggoun
    INSERM 0016, Faculte de Medecine Necker Enfants Malades, 75015 Paris, France
    Pediatr Res 55:789-93. 2004
    ..The noninvasive methods used in this study may prove useful for objectively determining the effects of various preventive methods...
  23. ncbi request reprint Arterial stiffness and endothelial dysfunction in HIV-infected children
    Damien Bonnet
    Department of Pediatrics, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, AP HP, and INSERM EMI 0016, Faculte de Medecine Necker Enfants Malades, Paris, France
    AIDS 18:1037-41. 2004
    ..The role of antiretroviral therapy in acceleration of atherosclerosis in HIV-infected adults is controversial, partly because of the confounding effects of the involvement of classic cardiovascular risk factors...
  24. ncbi request reprint Assessment of atrial septal defect size with 3D-transesophageal echocardiography: comparison with balloon method
    Tony Abdel-Massih
    Unité de Cardiologie Pédiatrique, Hopital des Enfants, Toulouse, France
    Echocardiography 22:121-7. 2005
    ..Our aim was to compare the BSD and 3D-TEE methods to measure the ASD size before transcatheter closure...
  25. ncbi request reprint Fatal coronary artery anomaly presenting as bronchiolitis
    Eduardo Da Cruz
    Eur J Pediatr 165:505; author reply 506. 2006
  26. ncbi request reprint Nitric oxide precursors and congenital cardiac surgery: a randomized controlled trial of oral citrulline. Definition of pulmonary hypertension in Fontan circulation?
    Maurice Beghetti
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:1501-2. 2006
  27. ncbi request reprint Postoperative gram-negative anaerobic bacterial endocarditis
    Catherine Myers
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:369. 2007
  28. ncbi request reprint Meal amino acids with varied levels of arginine do not affect postprandial vascular endothelial function in healthy young men
    François Mariotti
    INRA, AgroParisTech, UMR914 Nutrition Physiology and Ingestive Behavior, F 75005 Paris, France
    J Nutr 137:1383-9. 2007
    ..Unexpectedly, arginine in physiological amounts may acutely lessen smooth muscle cell reactivity to a high dynamic NO release...
  29. ncbi request reprint Endothelial-dependent vasodilation is impaired in children with sickle cell disease
    Mariane de Montalembert
    Service de Pediatrie Generale, Hopital Necker, Paris, France
    Haematologica 92:1709-10. 2007
    ..6+/-0.2 vs 8.0+/-0.2%, p=0.008), while IMT, stiffness of the common carotid artery, and GTNMD were comparable. In conclusion, endothelial dysfunction is present as early as childhood in SCA patients...
  30. ncbi request reprint Comparison of transthoracic and transesophageal three-dimensional echocardiography for assessment of atrial septal defect diameter in children
    Philippe Acar
    Unité de Cardiologie Pédiatrique, Hopital des Enfants, Toulouse, France
    Am J Cardiol 91:500-2. 2003