A C Chang

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Affiliation: Baylor College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Mechanical cardiopulmonary support in children and young adults: extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, ventricular assist devices, and long-term support devices
    A C Chang
    Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, 6621 Fannin, MC 19345 C, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 26:2-28. 2005
  2. ncbi Common problems and their solutions in paediatric cardiac intensive care
    Anthony C Chang
    Critical Care Cardiology and Cardiac Intensive Care Program, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, United States of America
    Cardiol Young 15:169-73. 2005
  3. ncbi An alternative treatment strategy for pump thrombus in the DeBakey VAD Child: use of clopidogrel as a thrombolytic agent
    Matthew A Studer
    Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics Cardiology, Critical Care, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, 6621 Fannin, MC 19345 C, Houston 77030, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 25:857-61. 2006
  4. ncbi Family-member presence during interventions in the intensive care unit: perceptions of pediatric cardiac intensive care providers
    Julie K Kuzin
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Children s Hospital, 6621 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatrics 120:e895-901. 2007
  5. ncbi The efficacy of mitral valve surgery in children with dilated cardiomyopathy and severe mitral regurgitation
    John P Breinholt
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, 6621 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 29:13-8. 2008
  6. ncbi Future pharmacologic agents for treatment of heart failure in children
    Brady S Moffett
    Department of Pharmacy, Texas Children s Hospital, 6621 Fannin Street, MC 2 2510, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 27:533-51. 2006
  7. doi Serial plasma BNP levels in assessing inadequate left ventricular decompression on ECMO
    Christine B Falkensammer
    Pediatric Cardiology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, 6621 Fannin Street, MC WT 19345 C, Houston, TX, 77030, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 29:808-11. 2008
  8. ncbi Perioperative management of patients with poorly functioning ventricles in the setting of the functionally univentricular heart
    Joseph W Rossano
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cardiol Young 16:47-54. 2006
  9. ncbi Preterm infants with congenital heart disease and bronchopulmonary dysplasia: postoperative course and outcome after cardiac surgery
    Colin J McMahon
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    Pediatrics 116:423-30. 2005
  10. ncbi Adults undergoing cardiac surgery at a children's hospital: an analysis of perioperative morbidity
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:606-12. 2007

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Publications31

  1. ncbi Mechanical cardiopulmonary support in children and young adults: extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, ventricular assist devices, and long-term support devices
    A C Chang
    Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, 6621 Fannin, MC 19345 C, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 26:2-28. 2005
  2. ncbi Common problems and their solutions in paediatric cardiac intensive care
    Anthony C Chang
    Critical Care Cardiology and Cardiac Intensive Care Program, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, United States of America
    Cardiol Young 15:169-73. 2005
  3. ncbi An alternative treatment strategy for pump thrombus in the DeBakey VAD Child: use of clopidogrel as a thrombolytic agent
    Matthew A Studer
    Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics Cardiology, Critical Care, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, 6621 Fannin, MC 19345 C, Houston 77030, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 25:857-61. 2006
    ..We report the use of clopidogrel as an alternative thrombolytic agent in the presence of pump thrombus in an adolescent patient with a DeBakey VAD Child heart pump...
  4. ncbi Family-member presence during interventions in the intensive care unit: perceptions of pediatric cardiac intensive care providers
    Julie K Kuzin
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Children s Hospital, 6621 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatrics 120:e895-901. 2007
    ..We propose to define perceptions and practice regarding family-member presence during ICU interventions from a multidisciplinary group of pediatric cardiac intensive care providers...
  5. ncbi The efficacy of mitral valve surgery in children with dilated cardiomyopathy and severe mitral regurgitation
    John P Breinholt
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, 6621 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 29:13-8. 2008
    ..Mitral valve surgery should be considered prior to heart transplant in children with dilated cardiomyopathy and severe mitral regurgitation...
  6. ncbi Future pharmacologic agents for treatment of heart failure in children
    Brady S Moffett
    Department of Pharmacy, Texas Children s Hospital, 6621 Fannin Street, MC 2 2510, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 27:533-51. 2006
    ..The education and skill of the practitioner when applying these agents in pediatric heart failure is of utmost importance...
  7. doi Serial plasma BNP levels in assessing inadequate left ventricular decompression on ECMO
    Christine B Falkensammer
    Pediatric Cardiology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, 6621 Fannin Street, MC WT 19345 C, Houston, TX, 77030, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 29:808-11. 2008
    ..In this setting BNP levels may be an indicator of left ventricular stretch and are potentially a useful index to monitor left ventricular distension...
  8. ncbi Perioperative management of patients with poorly functioning ventricles in the setting of the functionally univentricular heart
    Joseph W Rossano
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cardiol Young 16:47-54. 2006
  9. ncbi Preterm infants with congenital heart disease and bronchopulmonary dysplasia: postoperative course and outcome after cardiac surgery
    Colin J McMahon
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    Pediatrics 116:423-30. 2005
    ..We sought to investigate the impact of BPD on children with CHD after heart surgery...
  10. ncbi Adults undergoing cardiac surgery at a children's hospital: an analysis of perioperative morbidity
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:606-12. 2007
    ..Limited data exist regarding the perioperative morbidity profile of adults who have cardiac operations at pediatric facilities...
  11. ncbi A noninvasive estimation of mixed venous oxygen saturation using near-infrared spectroscopy by cerebral oximetry in pediatric cardiac surgery patients
    Tia A Tortoriello
    The Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Paediatric Cardiology, The Heart Center, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Paediatr Anaesth 15:495-503. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to validate the use of NIRS by cerebral oximetry in estimating invasively measured mixed venous oxygen saturation (SvO2) in pediatric postoperative cardiac surgery patients...
  12. ncbi Safety and efficacy of nesiritide in pediatric heart failure
    John L Jefferies
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Card Fail 13:541-8. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that recombinant B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) (nesiritide) could improve urine output and neurohormonal markers of heart failure without worsening renal function in pediatric patients...
  13. pmc Complex pulmonary atresia in a neonate: successful surgical palliation for right pulmonary artery arising from the right main coronary artery
    Brian K Eble
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, MC 19345C, 6621 Fannin Street, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 33:225-8. 2006
    ..This case illustrates the importance of careful delineation of the anatomy in complex pulmonary atresia before surgical intervention...
  14. ncbi Lessons learned from the first application of the DeBakey VAD Child: an intracorporeal ventricular assist device for children
    David L S Morales
    Division of Congenital Heart Surgery, Michael E DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:331-7. 2005
    ..The risk-benefit of novel technologies in advanced heart failure and the lessons learned by our experience are important to consider in hopes that other centers (where this device is now available) may benefit...
  15. ncbi Survey of the use of peripherally inserted central venous catheters in neonates with critical congenital cardiac disease
    Lin Hua Tan
    Department of Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Children s Hospital, Zhejiang University College of Medicine, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
    Cardiol Young 17:196-201. 2007
    ..We conclude that central venous catheters, when inserted peripherally, provide reliable and safe access for prolonged intravenous therapy in neonates with critical congenital cardiac disease...
  16. doi Near-infrared spectroscopy and tissue oxygenation: the unremitting quest for the holy grail
    Beth A Johnson
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 9:123-4. 2008
  17. ncbi Prophylactic intravenous use of milrinone after cardiac operation in pediatrics (PRIMACORP) study. Prophylactic Intravenous Use of Milrinone After Cardiac Operation in Pediatrics
    Timothy M Hoffman
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am Heart J 143:15-21. 2002
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  18. ncbi Hemodynamic effects of rescue protocol hydrocortisone in neonates with low cardiac output syndrome after cardiac surgery
    Pertti K Suominen
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Hospital for Children and Adolescents, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:655-9. 2005
    ..To assess the hemodynamic effects and safety of hydrocortisone in neonates with low cardiac output syndrome requiring high levels of inotropic support and fluid resuscitation after cardiac surgery...
  19. ncbi Efficacy and safety of milrinone in preventing low cardiac output syndrome in infants and children after corrective surgery for congenital heart disease
    Timothy M Hoffman
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Circulation 107:996-1002. 2003
    ..This study evaluated the efficacy and safety of prophylactic milrinone in pediatric patients at high risk for developing LCOS...
  20. pmc Mesenteric oxygen desaturation in an infant with congenital heart disease and necrotizing enterocolitis
    Gary E Stapleton
    Divisions of Pediatric Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 34:442-4. 2007
    ..To our knowledge, this is the 1st report of mesenteric oxyhemoglobin desaturation in association with necrotizing enterocolitis in a patient who also had congenital heart disease...
  21. ncbi The effect of temperature correction of blood gas values on the accuracy of end-tidal carbon dioxide monitoring in children after cardiac surgery
    Pertti K Suominen
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Hospital for Children and Adolescents, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    ASAIO J 53:670-4. 2007
    ..End-tidal CO2 monitoring more accurately reflects temperature-corrected blood gas values...
  22. ncbi Inflammatory mediators in children undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass: is there a unified field theory amidst this biomolecular chaos?
    Anthony C Chang
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 4:386-7. 2003
  23. ncbi Pharmacologic therapy for postoperative bleeding in children after cardiac surgery: when will the bleeding stop?
    Qin Yan
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 5:297-8. 2004
  24. ncbi Manpower shortage in pediatric cardiac intensive care: how can we undo this Gordian knot?
    Anthony C Chang
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 5:414-5. 2004
  25. ncbi Concentrations of brain natriuretic peptide in the plasma predicts outcomes of treatment of children with decompensated heart failure admitted to the Intensive Care unit
    Lin Hua Tan
    Department of Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Children s Hospital College of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
    Cardiol Young 17:397-406. 2007
    ..It is known that levels of brain natriuretic peptide predict outcomes of treatment for adults with decompensated heart failure. We hypothesized that it could predict outcomes in children with this condition...
  26. ncbi Transhepatic approach as an alternative long-term central venous access in critically ill children with complex congenital heart disease: a new angle to an old problem?
    Lin Hua Tan
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 8:298-9. 2007
  27. ncbi Neonatal physiology of the functionally univentricular heart
    David P Nelson
    Cardiac Intensive Care Unit, The Heart Center at Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Cardiol Young 14:52-60. 2004
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  28. ncbi A population pharmacokinetic analysis of milrinone in pediatric patients after cardiac surgery
    James M Bailey
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Pharmacokinet Pharmacodyn 31:43-59. 2004
    ..The volume of distribution was 482 ml kg(-1) and was independent of age. Clearance was a linear function of age given by Cl = 2.42 ml kg(-1) min(-1) [1 + 0.396*age]...
  29. ncbi Pulmonary insufficiency: preparing the patient with ventricular dysfunction for surgery
    Beatriz Bouzas
    Adult Congenital Heart Program, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Cardiol Young 15:51-7. 2005
  30. ncbi Steroids and low cardiac output syndrome after cardiac surgery in children
    Heather A Dickerson
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:495-6. 2005
  31. ncbi Fluid balance in children after cardiac surgery: is fenoldopam an answer?
    Stuart L Goldstein
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 7:89-90. 2006