Lisa Bergersen

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Affiliation: Children's Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Capture of complexity of specialty care in pediatric cardiology by work RVU measures
    Lisa Bergersen
    Department of Cardiology, The Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatrics 131:258-67. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Report from The International Society for Nomenclature of Paediatric and Congenital Heart Disease: cardiovascular catheterisation for congenital and paediatric cardiac disease (Part 1 - Procedural nomenclature)
    Lisa Bergersen
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cardiol Young 21:252-9. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of cutting balloon compared with high-pressure angioplasty for the treatment of resistant pulmonary artery stenosis
    Lisa Bergersen
    MPH, Department of Cardiology, The Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circulation 124:2388-96. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Catheterization for Congenital Heart Disease Adjustment for Risk Method (CHARM)
    Lisa Bergersen
    Department of Cardiology, The Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 4:1037-46. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Procedure-type risk categories for pediatric and congenital cardiac catheterization
    Lisa Bergersen
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 4:188-94. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Report from The International Society for Nomenclature of Paediatric and Congenital Heart Disease: cardiovascular catheterisation for congenital and paediatric cardiac disease (Part 2 - Nomenclature of complications associated with interventional cardiolo
    Lisa Bergersen
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cardiol Young 21:260-5. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Adverse event rates in congenital cardiac catheterization - a multi-center experience
    Lisa Bergersen
    Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 75:389-400. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint A risk adjusted method for comparing adverse outcomes among practitioners in pediatric and congenital cardiac catheterization
    Lisa Bergersen
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 3:230-40. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Recent results of pulmonary arterial angioplasty: the differences between proximal and distal lesions
    Lisa Bergersen
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cardiol Young 15:597-604. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Adverse event rates in congenital cardiac catheterization: a new understanding of risks
    Lisa Bergersen
    Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School Department of Cardiology, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 3:90-105. 2008

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Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint Capture of complexity of specialty care in pediatric cardiology by work RVU measures
    Lisa Bergersen
    Department of Cardiology, The Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatrics 131:258-67. 2013
    ..We sought to determine the relationship between relative value units (RVUs) and intended measures of work in catheterization for congenital heart disease...
  2. ncbi request reprint Report from The International Society for Nomenclature of Paediatric and Congenital Heart Disease: cardiovascular catheterisation for congenital and paediatric cardiac disease (Part 1 - Procedural nomenclature)
    Lisa Bergersen
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cardiol Young 21:252-9. 2011
    ..Part 2 will cover the nomenclature of complications associated with interventional cardiology as treatment for paediatric and congenital cardiac disease...
  3. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of cutting balloon compared with high-pressure angioplasty for the treatment of resistant pulmonary artery stenosis
    Lisa Bergersen
    MPH, Department of Cardiology, The Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circulation 124:2388-96. 2011
    ..We sought to determine the safety and efficacy of Cutting Balloon therapy (CB) compared with conventional high-pressure balloon therapy (HPB) for the treatment of pulmonary artery stenosis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Catheterization for Congenital Heart Disease Adjustment for Risk Method (CHARM)
    Lisa Bergersen
    Department of Cardiology, The Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 4:1037-46. 2011
    ..This study sought to develop a method to adjust for case mix complexity in catheterization for congenital heart disease to allow equitable comparisons of adverse event (AE) rates...
  5. ncbi request reprint Procedure-type risk categories for pediatric and congenital cardiac catheterization
    Lisa Bergersen
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 4:188-94. 2011
    ..The Congenital Cardiac Catheterization Project on Outcomes (C3PO) was established to develop outcome assessment methods for pediatric catheterization...
  6. ncbi request reprint Report from The International Society for Nomenclature of Paediatric and Congenital Heart Disease: cardiovascular catheterisation for congenital and paediatric cardiac disease (Part 2 - Nomenclature of complications associated with interventional cardiolo
    Lisa Bergersen
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cardiol Young 21:260-5. 2011
    ..Part 2 will cover the nomenclature of complications associated with interventional cardiology as treatment for paediatric and congenital cardiac disease...
  7. ncbi request reprint Adverse event rates in congenital cardiac catheterization - a multi-center experience
    Lisa Bergersen
    Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 75:389-400. 2010
    ..To describe case mix variation among institutions, and report adverse event rates in congenital cardiac catheterization by case type...
  8. ncbi request reprint A risk adjusted method for comparing adverse outcomes among practitioners in pediatric and congenital cardiac catheterization
    Lisa Bergersen
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 3:230-40. 2008
    ..We sought to develop a method to adjust for case mix diversity and allow comparison of adverse outcome rates among practitioners in pediatric and congenital cardiac catheterization...
  9. ncbi request reprint Recent results of pulmonary arterial angioplasty: the differences between proximal and distal lesions
    Lisa Bergersen
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cardiol Young 15:597-604. 2005
    ..We sought to establish a modern understanding of the safety and efficacy of trans-catheter pulmonary arterial angioplasty...
  10. ncbi request reprint Adverse event rates in congenital cardiac catheterization: a new understanding of risks
    Lisa Bergersen
    Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School Department of Cardiology, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 3:90-105. 2008
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  11. ncbi request reprint What is the current option of first choice for treatment of pulmonary arterial stenosis?
    Lisa Bergersen
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Cardiol Young 16:329-38. 2006
  12. ncbi request reprint Follow-up results of Cutting Balloon angioplasty used to relieve stenoses in small pulmonary arteries
    Lisa Bergersen
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cardiol Young 15:605-10. 2005
    ..We sought to determine if the acute gains in pulmonary arterial diameter achieved by using Cutting Balloons to dilate stenoses in small arteries are maintained at follow-up...
  13. ncbi request reprint Bare metal stenting for obstructed small diameter homograft conduits in the right ventricular outflow tract
    Michelle Carr
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 81:E44-52. 2013
    ..Our aim was to assess acute hemodynamic changes with stent insertion, outcomes, and factors associated with increased longevity of stented small diameter homograft conduits...
  14. ncbi request reprint Ultra-high-pressure balloon angioplasty for treatment of resistant stenoses within or adjacent to previously implanted pulmonary arterial stents
    Jessica Maglione
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 2:52-8. 2009
    ..Angioplasty with ultra-high-pressure (UHP) balloons may facilitate successful treatment of stent-associated PA stenoses that are resistant to high-pressure dilation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Incidence of and risk factors for catheterization-induced complete heart block in the pediatric cardiac catheterization laboratory
    Douglas Y Mah
    Department of Cardiology, Boston Children s Hospital, MA and Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 7:127-33. 2014
    ..The field of cardiac catheterization has evolved, performing more interventional compared with diagnostic cases. We sought to determine the incidence and risk factors of CIHB...
  16. ncbi request reprint Outcomes after primary transcatheter therapy in infants and young children with severe bilateral peripheral pulmonary artery stenosis
    Jonathan W Cunningham
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital and Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 6:460-7. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess long-term outcomes after primary transcatheter therapy for peripheral pulmonary stenosis...
  17. ncbi request reprint Wire-related pulmonary artery injury during pediatric and adult congenital interventional cardiac catheterization
    Jesse J Esch
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 8:296-301. 2013
    ..We sought to determine the incidence of wire-related PA injury as a cause of "idiopathic" airway bleeding (endobronchial blood) during interventional cardiac catheterization in patients with congenital heart disease...
  18. ncbi request reprint Obstruction of the superior vena cava after neonatal extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: association with chylothorax and outcome of transcatheter treatment
    Selcen Yaroglu Kazanci
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital and Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 14:37-43. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the association between chylothorax and superior vena cava obstruction after neonatal extracorporeal membrane oxygenation...
  19. pmc In situ fracture of stents implanted for relief of pulmonary arterial stenosis in patients with congenitally malformed hearts
    Doff B McElhinney
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cardiol Young 18:405-14. 2008
    ..Although there are reports of fractured pulmonary arterial stents, little is known about the risk factors for, and implications of, such fractures...
  20. pmc Acute outcomes after introduction of a standardized clinical assessment and management plan (SCAMP) for balloon aortic valvuloplasty in congenital aortic stenosis
    Diego Porras
    Department of Cardiology, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass, USA Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 9:316-25. 2014
    ..This study compares acute outcomes of BAV at our institution before and after introduction of this SCAMP...
  21. ncbi request reprint Bloodstream infections occurring in patients with percutaneously implanted bioprosthetic pulmonary valve: a single-center experience
    Jonathan Buber
    Department of Cardiology and the Division of Infectious Diseases, Departments of Medicine and Laboratory Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 6:301-10. 2013
    ..Systemic infections in Melody valve-implanted patients with and without identified valve involvement have been reported, yet the incidence is unknown, and risk factors remain unidentified...
  22. ncbi request reprint Utility of exercise stress echocardiography in pediatric cardiac transplant recipients: a single-center experience
    Ming Hui Chen
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 31:517-23. 2012
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to assess the feasibility and utility of ESE in excluding ANG-detected epicardial CAD at our center, where ESE has been implemented since 2007...
  23. ncbi request reprint Aortic valvuloplasty in the fetus: technical characteristics of successful balloon dilation
    Audrey C Marshall
    Department of Cardiology and Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr 147:535-9. 2005
    ..To describe technical aspects of successful fetal aortic valvuloplasty, with particular attention to balloon size...
  24. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of stent implantation for obstruction of intracardiac lateral tunnel Fontan pathways
    Joseph M Mets
    Department of Cardiology, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 6:92-100. 2013
    ..Factors associated with obstruction of the cavopulmonary pathway in patients with a lateral tunnel (LT) intracardiac Fontan connection and outcomes of percutaneous stent implantation for this complication have not been characterized...
  25. ncbi request reprint Characterization of radiation exposure and effect of a radiation monitoring policy in a large volume pediatric cardiac catheterization lab
    George R Verghese
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 79:294-301. 2012
    ..This study aimed to characterize radiation dose during cardiac catheterization in congenital heart disease and to assess changes in dose after the introduction of a radiation monitoring policy...
  26. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of echocardiographic diagnosis of left ventricular noncompaction
    Susan F Saleeb
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 25:194-202. 2012
    ..Limited studies exist on the reproducibility of diagnosing LVNC...
  27. ncbi request reprint The frequency of cardiac arrests in patients with congenital heart disease undergoing cardiac catheterization
    Kirsten C Odegard
    From the Department of Cardiac Anesthesia, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
    Anesth Analg 118:175-82. 2014
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  28. pmc Endomyocardial biopsy and selective coronary angiography are low-risk procedures in pediatric heart transplant recipients: results of a multicenter experience
    Kevin P Daly
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston and the Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 31:398-409. 2012
    ..No prior reports documenting the safety and diagnostic yield of cardiac catheterization and endomyocardial biopsy (EMB) in heart transplant recipients include multicenter data...
  29. pmc Developing tools to measure quality in congenital catheterization and interventions: the congenital cardiac catheterization project on outcomes (C3PO)
    Nadia Chaudhry-Waterman
    Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
    Methodist Debakey Cardiovasc J 10:63-7. 2014
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome of surgically repaired unilateral anomalous pulmonary artery origin
    Bryan H Goldstein
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 31:944-51. 2010
    ..percutaneous) was a risk factor for second intervention (p = 0.05, HR 11.2). After reimplantation of a UCAPA origin, PAS is frequent and occurs early postoperatively. Close follow-up after repair is necessary...
  31. ncbi request reprint Radiation dose benchmarks during cardiac catheterization for congenital heart disease in the United States
    Sunil J Ghelani
    Department of Cardiology, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 7:1060-9. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to define age-stratified, procedure-specific benchmark radiation dose levels during interventional catheterization for congenital heart disease...
  32. ncbi request reprint Ventricular function deteriorates with recurrent coarctation in hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Luis Alesandro Larrazabal
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:869-74; discussion 869-74. 2008
    ..Recurrent coarctation (re-CoA) after stage I palliation in hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS) is deleterious. We studied whether re-CoA had an effect on ventricular systolic function...