Christopher Wren

Summary

Affiliation: Freeman Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Report from the Task Force of the European Society of Cardiology for the interpretation of the neonatal electrocardiogram
    Peter J Schwartz
    Cardiol Young 12:592-608. 2002
  2. pmc Temporal variability in birth prevalence of cardiovascular malformations
    C Wren
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN, UK
    Heart 83:414-9. 2000
  3. pmc Survival with congenital heart disease and need for follow up in adult life
    C Wren
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN, UK
    Heart 85:438-43. 2001
  4. pmc Sudden death in children and adolescents
    Christopher Wren
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN, UK
    Heart 88:426-31. 2002
  5. pmc Cardiovascular malformations in infants of diabetic mothers
    C Wren
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Heart 89:1217-20. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Twenty-year trends in prevalence and survival of Down syndrome
    Claire Irving
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Eur J Hum Genet 16:1336-40. 2008
  7. pmc Nonsynonymous variants in the SMAD6 gene predispose to congenital cardiovascular malformation
    Huay L Tan
    Institute of Genetic Medicine, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Hum Mutat 33:720-7. 2012
  8. pmc The influence of congenital heart disease on survival of infants with oesophageal atresia
    H Leonard
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 85:F204-6. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Twenty-year trends in diagnosis of life-threatening neonatal cardiovascular malformations
    C Wren
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 93:F33-5. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Mortality in infants with cardiovascular malformations
    Christopher Wren
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE7 7DN, UK
    Eur J Pediatr 171:281-7. 2012

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Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Report from the Task Force of the European Society of Cardiology for the interpretation of the neonatal electrocardiogram
    Peter J Schwartz
    Cardiol Young 12:592-608. 2002
  2. pmc Temporal variability in birth prevalence of cardiovascular malformations
    C Wren
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN, UK
    Heart 83:414-9. 2000
    ..To investigate changes over time in the prevalence at live birth of cardiovascular malformations and to compare "anatomical" and "physiological" diagnostic hierarchies within a population...
  3. pmc Survival with congenital heart disease and need for follow up in adult life
    C Wren
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN, UK
    Heart 85:438-43. 2001
    ..To predict the growth in demand for long term follow up of adults with congenital heart disease...
  4. pmc Sudden death in children and adolescents
    Christopher Wren
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN, UK
    Heart 88:426-31. 2002
  5. pmc Cardiovascular malformations in infants of diabetic mothers
    C Wren
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Heart 89:1217-20. 2003
    ..To compare the prevalence at live birth and the spectrum of cardiovascular malformations in infants born to diabetic mothers with pre-existing diabetes with that in infants of non-diabetic mothers...
  6. doi request reprint Twenty-year trends in prevalence and survival of Down syndrome
    Claire Irving
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Eur J Hum Genet 16:1336-40. 2008
    ..Increasing maternal age and improved survival of children with Down syndrome have offset the effects of prenatal diagnosis followed by the termination of pregnancy and declining general birth rate...
  7. pmc Nonsynonymous variants in the SMAD6 gene predispose to congenital cardiovascular malformation
    Huay L Tan
    Institute of Genetic Medicine, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Hum Mutat 33:720-7. 2012
    ..We conclude that low-frequency deleterious variants in SMAD6 predispose to CVM. This is the first report of a human disease phenotype related to genetic variation in SMAD6...
  8. pmc The influence of congenital heart disease on survival of infants with oesophageal atresia
    H Leonard
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 85:F204-6. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: There is a high prevalence of congenital heart disease in babies with oesophageal atresia. Congenital heart disease is associated with a higher mortality in oesophageal atresia but it is not the cause of it...
  9. ncbi request reprint Twenty-year trends in diagnosis of life-threatening neonatal cardiovascular malformations
    C Wren
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 93:F33-5. 2008
    ..Infants with cardiovascular malformations are usually asymptomatic at birth. Earlier diagnosis is likely to improve outcome...
  10. doi request reprint Mortality in infants with cardiovascular malformations
    Christopher Wren
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE7 7DN, UK
    Eur J Pediatr 171:281-7. 2012
    ..A total of 2,067 infants (47%) underwent surgery and of these 216 (10%) died before 1 year of age...
  11. doi request reprint Accuracy of algorithms to predict accessory pathway location in children with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome
    Christopher Wren
    Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Heart 98:202-6. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the accuracy in predicting pathway location in children with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome for each of seven published algorithms...
  12. ncbi request reprint Cardiac arrhythmias in the fetus and newborn
    Christopher Wren
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, High Heaton, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN, UK
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 11:182-90. 2006
    ..Sustained bradycardia is most often caused by complete atrioventricular block. It can be mimicked by the more common but benign occurrence of non-conducted atrial premature beats...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular malformations among preterm infants
    Kirsty Tanner
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 116:e833-8. 2005
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  14. pmc Screening children with a family history of sudden cardiac death
    Christopher Wren
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN, UK
    Heart 92:1001-6. 2006
  15. pmc Guidelines and adenosine dosing in supraventricular tachycardia
    J Dixon
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Arch Dis Child 90:1190-1. 2005
    ..This retrospective review of present practice of administration of adenosine by paediatricians shows that current guidelines recommend starting doses that are effective in only 9% of infants and children...
  16. pmc Quality of life and congenital heart defects: comparing parent and professional values
    Rachel L Knowles
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 92:388-93. 2007
    ..To compare preferences obtained from health professionals with those from parents for the longer-term health outcomes of children with congenital heart defects...
  17. ncbi request reprint Comparing the clinical and economic effects of clinical examination, pulse oximetry, and echocardiography in newborn screening for congenital heart defects: a probabilistic cost-effectiveness model and value of information analysis
    Ingolf Griebsch
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, UK
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 23:192-204. 2007
    ..We assessed their effectiveness and efficiency to inform policy and research priorities...