Christopher Wren

Summary

Affiliation: Freeman Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. doi request reprint Atrioventricular block in an infant with an atrioventricular septal aneurysm
    Angela McBrien
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE7 7DN, UK
    Pediatr Cardiol 32:512-4. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Asymptomatic anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery
    Claire Irving
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Pediatr Cardiol 30:385-6. 2009
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

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Publications17

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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
  5. 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...
  6. doi request reprint Atrioventricular block in an infant with an atrioventricular septal aneurysm
    Angela McBrien
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE7 7DN, UK
    Pediatr Cardiol 32:512-4. 2011
    ..This report includes ante- and postnatal echocardiograms demonstrating the anatomy. Only three other reports of AV septal aneurysm are found in the literature, none of which describe heart rhythm disturbance...
  7. doi request reprint Asymptomatic anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery
    Claire Irving
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Pediatr Cardiol 30:385-6. 2009
    ..We describe the unusual occurrence of this in an older child with no signs of cardiac ischemia...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  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. 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...
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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...