E D Blume

Summary

Affiliation: Children's Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation as a bridge to cardiac transplantation in a patient with cardiomyopathy and hemophilia A
    Ravi R Thiagarajan
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Intensive Care Med 29:985-8. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of children bridged to heart transplantation with ventricular assist devices: a multi-institutional study
    Elizabeth D Blume
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circulation 113:2313-9. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Current status of heart transplantation in children: update 2003
    Elizabeth D Blume
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 50:1375-91. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Prospective single-arm protocol of carvedilol in children with ventricular dysfunction
    E D Blume
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 27:336-42. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Association of race and socioeconomic position with outcomes in pediatric heart transplant recipients
    T P Singh
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Transplant 10:2116-23. 2010
  6. pmc Changes in echocardiographic measures of systolic and diastolic function in children 1 year after hematopoietic SCT
    K P Daly
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Bone Marrow Transplant 46:1532-9. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic differences in mortality in children awaiting heart transplant in the United States
    T P Singh
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Transplant 9:2808-15. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Left superior vena cava connection to unroofed coronary sinus associated with positional cyanosis: successful transcatheter treatment using Gianturco-Grifka vascular occlusion device
    R L Geggel
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 48:369-73. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint The longitudinal impact of psychological functioning, medical severity, and family functioning in pediatric heart transplantation
    David Ray DeMaso
    Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 23:473-80. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Atrial tachyarrhythmias and permanent pacing after pediatric heart transplantation
    Kathryn K Collins
    Pediatric Arrhythmia Center, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 22:1126-33. 2003

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Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation as a bridge to cardiac transplantation in a patient with cardiomyopathy and hemophilia A
    Ravi R Thiagarajan
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Intensive Care Med 29:985-8. 2003
    ..To report the use of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) as a bridge to cardiac transplantation in a patient with hemophilia A and dilated cardiomyopathy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of children bridged to heart transplantation with ventricular assist devices: a multi-institutional study
    Elizabeth D Blume
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circulation 113:2313-9. 2006
    ..Current ventricular assist devices (VADs) in the United States are designed primarily for adult use. Data on VADs as a bridge to transplantation in children are limited...
  3. ncbi request reprint Current status of heart transplantation in children: update 2003
    Elizabeth D Blume
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 50:1375-91. 2003
    ..Relationships with the primary care team can improve medical outcomes for this complex group of patients and provide a framework for improved adherence to care...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prospective single-arm protocol of carvedilol in children with ventricular dysfunction
    E D Blume
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 27:336-42. 2006
    ..We conclude that in this prospective protocol of pediatric patients, the use of adjunct carvedilol in the DCM group improved ejection fraction compared to untreated controls and trended toward delaying time to transplant or death...
  5. doi request reprint Association of race and socioeconomic position with outcomes in pediatric heart transplant recipients
    T P Singh
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Transplant 10:2116-23. 2010
    ..The finding of increased risk in the highest SE quartile children during the first year requires further confirmation. Black children and low SE position white children are at increased risk of graft loss after the first year...
  6. pmc Changes in echocardiographic measures of systolic and diastolic function in children 1 year after hematopoietic SCT
    K P Daly
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Bone Marrow Transplant 46:1532-9. 2011
    ..These small changes might become clinically important over time. Serial non-invasive assessment of cardiac function should be considered in all children following HSCT...
  7. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic differences in mortality in children awaiting heart transplant in the United States
    T P Singh
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Transplant 9:2808-15. 2009
    ..We conclude that minority children listed for HT have significantly higher wait-list mortality compared to white children. Socioeconomic variables appear to explain a small fraction of this increased risk...
  8. ncbi request reprint Left superior vena cava connection to unroofed coronary sinus associated with positional cyanosis: successful transcatheter treatment using Gianturco-Grifka vascular occlusion device
    R L Geggel
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 48:369-73. 1999
    ..Cyanosis was relieved by transcatheter closure of the left superior vena cava with a Gianturco-Grifka vascular occlusion device. Cathet. Cardiovasc. Intervent. 48:369-373, 1999...
  9. ncbi request reprint The longitudinal impact of psychological functioning, medical severity, and family functioning in pediatric heart transplantation
    David Ray DeMaso
    Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 23:473-80. 2004
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  10. ncbi request reprint Atrial tachyarrhythmias and permanent pacing after pediatric heart transplantation
    Kathryn K Collins
    Pediatric Arrhythmia Center, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 22:1126-33. 2003
    ..Limited information is available on arrhythmias in pediatric transplant patients. Our objective was to determine the prevalence and significance of atrial tachyarrhythmias and permanent pacing following pediatric heart transplantation...
  11. ncbi request reprint Ventricular assist devices as a bridge to heart transplantation in children
    Heather J Bastardi
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 23:25-9. 2008
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  12. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal changes in heart rate recovery after maximal exercise in pediatric heart transplant recipients: evidence of autonomic re-innervation?
    Tajinder P Singh
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:1306-12. 2007
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  13. ncbi request reprint Carvedilol for children and adolescents with heart failure: a randomized controlled trial
    Robert E Shaddy
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah School of Medicine and Primary Children s Medical Center, Salt Lake City, USA
    JAMA 298:1171-9. 2007
    ..Although beta-blockers improve symptoms and survival in adults with heart failure, little is known about these medications in children and adolescents...
  14. ncbi request reprint Arterial switch operation with a single coronary artery
    Albertus M Scheule
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 123:1164-72. 2002
    ..Our purpose was to evaluate the impact of coronary pattern on survival and reintervention in patients who underwent the arterial switch operation with a single coronary artery...
  15. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal complications after pediatric cardiac transplantation
    Amit Rakhit
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 21:751-9. 2002
    ..Studies in adults suggest significant morbidity and mortality from post-transplant gastrointestinal complications. In this study, we investigated major gastrointestinal complications in the pediatric heart transplant population...
  16. doi request reprint Intra-aortic balloon pump use in the failing Fontan circulation
    Adrian M Moran
    Barbara Bush Children s Hospital, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Portland, ME 04102, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 3:60-2. 2008
    ..The use of intra-aortic balloon pump is underutilized. This report highlights the successful use of this modality in an adult with Fontan physiology and reviews the literature on this approach in such patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Outcome after Fontan failure and takedown to an intermediate palliative circulation
    Christopher S D Almond
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:880-7. 2007
    ..Little is known about the subsequent outcome of these patients or their potential candidacy for a second attempt at Fontan completion...
  18. ncbi request reprint Indications for heart transplantation in pediatric heart disease: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young; the Councils on Clinical Cardiology, Cardiovascular Nursing, and Cardiovascular Su
    Charles E Canter
    St Louis Children s Hospital, USA
    Circulation 115:658-76. 2007
    ..These events justify a reevaluation of the indications for heart transplantation in congenital heart disease and other causes of pediatric heart failure...
  19. ncbi request reprint Parenting stress and parental post-traumatic stress disorder in families after pediatric heart transplantation
    Lisa M Farley
    Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:120-6. 2007
    ..There has been little research on the stress experienced by parents of children who have undergone heart transplantation...
  20. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for recurrent rejection in pediatric heart transplantation: a multicenter experience
    Clifford Chin
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 23:178-85. 2004
    ..We sought to quantify the time-related probability of recurrent rejection and identify risk factors for the development of recurrent rejection...
  21. ncbi request reprint Lymphoproliferative disorders after paediatric heart transplantation: a multi-institutional study
    Steven A Webber
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital and University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Lancet 367:233-9. 2006
    ..We sought to better define the prevalence, pathology, current therapeutic approaches, and outcomes of PTLD in a large group of children who had received heart transplants...
  22. ncbi request reprint Successful use of bivalirudin for cardiac transplantation in a child with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia
    Christopher S D Almond
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 25:1376-9. 2006
    ..We present the case of a child with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia with thrombosis (HIT Type II) who underwent successful orthotopic cardiac transplantation using bivalirudin as the primary anti-coagulant for cardiopulmonary bypass...