Peter C Frommelt

Summary

Affiliation: Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Doppler flow patterns in the right ventricle-to-pulmonary artery shunt and neo-aorta in infants with single right ventricle anomalies: impact on outcome after initial staged palliations
    Peter C Frommelt
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 26:521-9. 2013
  2. pmc Does initial shunt type for the Norwood procedure affect echocardiographic measures of cardiac size and function during infancy?: the Single Vventricle Reconstruction trial
    Peter C Frommelt
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
    Circulation 125:2630-8. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Digital imaging, archiving, and structured reporting in pediatric echocardiography: impact on laboratory efficiency and physician communication
    Peter Frommelt
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 21:935-40. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic measures of diastolic function in pediatric heart disease
    Peter C Frommelt
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 21:194-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of shunt type on echocardiographic indices after initial palliations for hypoplastic left heart syndrome: Blalock-Taussig shunt versus right ventricle-pulmonary artery conduit
    Peter C Frommelt
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 20:1364-73. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Ten-year experience with surgical unroofing of anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery from the opposite sinus with an interarterial course
    Peter C Frommelt
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wis 53226, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:1046-51. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Right ventricle-to-pulmonary artery conduit versus Blalock-Taussig shunt: a hemodynamic comparison
    Nancy S Ghanayem
    Herma Heart Center at the Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1603-9; discussion 1609-10. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Restrictive versus nonrestrictive physiology following repair of tetralogy of Fallot: is there a difference?
    Margaret M Samyn
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 26:746-55. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Unobstructive total anomalous pulmonary venous return: impact of early elective repair on the need for prolonged mechanical ventilatory support
    Peter C Frommelt
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 31:1191-7. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Propranolol treatment of infantile hemangiomas: anticipatory guidance for parents and caretakers
    Kari Martin
    Department of Dermatology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 30:155-9. 2013

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. doi request reprint Doppler flow patterns in the right ventricle-to-pulmonary artery shunt and neo-aorta in infants with single right ventricle anomalies: impact on outcome after initial staged palliations
    Peter C Frommelt
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 26:521-9. 2013
    ..Doppler patterns in the neo-aorta and RVPAS may characterize physiologic changes after staged palliations that affect outcomes and right ventricular (RV) function...
  2. pmc Does initial shunt type for the Norwood procedure affect echocardiographic measures of cardiac size and function during infancy?: the Single Vventricle Reconstruction trial
    Peter C Frommelt
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
    Circulation 125:2630-8. 2012
    ..We sought to compare the impact of shunt type on echocardiographic indices of cardiac size and function up to 14 months of age...
  3. doi request reprint Digital imaging, archiving, and structured reporting in pediatric echocardiography: impact on laboratory efficiency and physician communication
    Peter Frommelt
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 21:935-40. 2008
    ..In November of 2006, the pediatric echocardiography laboratory at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin transitioned from transcription-based reporting of results to DSR...
  4. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic measures of diastolic function in pediatric heart disease
    Peter C Frommelt
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 21:194-9. 2006
    ..This paper reviews published studies from the past year that have helped characterize diastolic function using echocardiography in children...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of shunt type on echocardiographic indices after initial palliations for hypoplastic left heart syndrome: Blalock-Taussig shunt versus right ventricle-pulmonary artery conduit
    Peter C Frommelt
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 20:1364-73. 2007
    ..The study objective was to compare echocardiographic indices in infants with hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS) randomized to different surgical pathways...
  6. doi request reprint Ten-year experience with surgical unroofing of anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery from the opposite sinus with an interarterial course
    Peter C Frommelt
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wis 53226, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:1046-51. 2011
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Right ventricle-to-pulmonary artery conduit versus Blalock-Taussig shunt: a hemodynamic comparison
    Nancy S Ghanayem
    Herma Heart Center at the Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1603-9; discussion 1609-10. 2006
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Restrictive versus nonrestrictive physiology following repair of tetralogy of Fallot: is there a difference?
    Margaret M Samyn
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 26:746-55. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to characterize clinical differences between restrictive and nonrestrictive RV physiology in young patients with repaired TOF...
  9. doi request reprint Unobstructive total anomalous pulmonary venous return: impact of early elective repair on the need for prolonged mechanical ventilatory support
    Peter C Frommelt
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 31:1191-7. 2010
    ..Patients with unobstructive TAPVR do very well, but potential morbidity related to prolonged MV appears to be significantly reduced by early elective surgery...
  10. doi request reprint Propranolol treatment of infantile hemangiomas: anticipatory guidance for parents and caretakers
    Kari Martin
    Department of Dermatology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 30:155-9. 2013
    ..Updates will also need to be made as more is learned regarding the optimal dosing and safety monitoring when using propranolol for this indication...
  11. doi request reprint Cerebral hemodynamics in the presence of decreased systemic venous compliance in patients with Fontan physiology may limit anaerobic exercise capacity
    Rohit P Rao
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology and Critical Care, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 31:208-14. 2010
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  12. doi request reprint Predicting left ventricular recovery after replacement of a regurgitant aortic valve in pediatric and young adult patients: is it ever too late?
    Daniel A Cox
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 34:694-9. 2013
    ..LV end-systolic indices appear to be more predictive than LV end-diastolic indices. AVR should be performed prior to severe LV enlargement defined as an LV end-systolic dimension z-score >4.5...
  13. doi request reprint Coarctectomy combined with an interdigitating arch reconstruction results in a lower incidence of recurrent arch obstruction after the Norwood procedure than coarctectomy alone
    Luke J Lamers
    Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, The Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 143:1098-102. 2012
    ..We sought to determine if a modified interdigitating technique for aortic arch reconstruction during the Norwood procedure decreased recurrent arch obstruction...
  14. doi request reprint Near infrared spectroscopy: guided tilt table testing for syncope
    Rohit P Rao
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology and Critical Care, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 31:674-9. 2010
    ..Multisite NIRS-guided HUTT shows differential trends in the different vascular beds during postural gravitational stresses, and these patterns underlie the systemic oxygen consumption to flow-coupling dynamics observed during syncope...
  15. doi request reprint Congenital cardiac, aortic arch, and vascular bed anomalies in PHACE syndrome (from the International PHACE Syndrome Registry)
    Michelle L Bayer
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    Am J Cardiol 112:1948-52. 2013
    ..Longitudinal investigation is needed to determine the long-term outcomes of cardiovascular anomalies in PHACE. ..
  16. doi request reprint Long-term outcomes of the neoaorta after arterial switch operation for transposition of the great arteries
    Jennifer G Co-Vu
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Milwaukee, Medical College of Wisconsin, Wisconsin
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1654-9. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence and progression of neoaortic root dilation and neoaortic valve regurgitation in patients with TGA repaired with the ASO...
  17. doi request reprint Abnormal mitral valve anatomy in d-transposition of the great arteries: anatomic characterization and surgical outcomes
    Joseph A Camarda
    Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9000 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 34:70-4. 2013
    ..Unusual mitral valve apparatus positioning and chordal redundancy can suggest the need for valvuloplasty and chordal resection preoperatively, but this is rarely needed...
  18. doi request reprint Interstage mortality after the Norwood procedure: Results of the multicenter Single Ventricle Reconstruction trial
    Nancy S Ghanayem
    Children s Hospital of Wisconsin and Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144:896-906. 2012
    ..The aim of this analysis was to explore the associations of interstage mortality and shunt type, and demographic, anatomic, and perioperative factors...
  19. pmc Initiation and use of propranolol for infantile hemangioma: report of a consensus conference
    Beth A Drolet
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Pediatrics 131:128-40. 2013
    ..Where there was considerable controversy, the more conservative approach was selected. We acknowledge that the recommendations are conservative in nature and anticipate that they will be revised as more data are made available...
  20. doi request reprint Assessment of regional right ventricular velocities, strain, and displacement in normal children using velocity vector imaging
    Shelby Kutty
    Herma Heart Center, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Echocardiography 25:294-307. 2008
    ..Velocity vector imaging (VVI) is a novel technique to assess regional myocardial mechanics. We evaluated the utility of VVI in the assessment of right ventricular (RV) function in normal children...
  21. ncbi request reprint Presentation and echocardiographic markers of neonatal hypertensive cardiomyopathy
    Amy L Peterson
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e782-5. 2006
    ..It is critical that this etiology be recognized and distinguished from other causes of myocardial dysfunction in young infants, because diagnostic studies, treatments, and prognoses are quite different...
  22. ncbi request reprint Complex aortic valve repair as a durable and effective alternative to valve replacement in children with aortic valve disease
    James S Tweddell
    Herma Heart Center, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 129:551-8. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to determine the utility of aortic valve repair in children...
  23. pmc Intermediate-term mortality and cardiac transplantation in infants with single-ventricle lesions: risk factors and their interaction with shunt type
    James S Tweddell
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wis, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144:152-9. 2012
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  24. ncbi request reprint Diastolic dysfunction in an unusual case of cardiomyopathy in a child: insights from Doppler and Doppler tissue imaging analysis
    Peter C Frommelt
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 16:176-81. 2003
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  25. ncbi request reprint Congenital coronary artery anomalies
    Peter C Frommelt
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, 900 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 51:1273-88. 2004
    ..A brief discussion of coronary artery fistulous connections completes the article...
  26. ncbi request reprint Update on pediatric echocardiography
    Peter C Frommelt
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 17:579-85. 2005
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  27. doi request reprint Hypoglycemia in children taking propranolol for the treatment of infantile hemangioma
    Kristen E Holland
    Department of Dermatology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Arch Dermatol 146:775-8. 2010
    ..Since then, the use of propranolol for IHs has exploded because it is viewed as a safer alternative to traditional therapy...
  28. doi request reprint Chest pain: characteristics of children/adolescents
    Michael J Danduran
    Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, 9000 West Wisconsin Ave, P O Box 1997, Milwaukee, WI, 53201 1997, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 29:775-81. 2008
    ..Most importantly, true cardiac pathology is extremely rare. AOW, deconditioning, and respiratory compromise play important roles in CP. The need for comprehensive cardiopulmonary monitoring is emphasized by these findings...
  29. doi request reprint Measurement of regional tissue bed venous weighted oximetric trends during exercise by near infrared spectroscopy
    Rohit P Rao
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology and Critical Care, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 30:465-71. 2009
    ..Near Infrared Spectroscopy (NIRS) devices measure regional oxyhemoglobin saturation (rSO2). We aim to predict anaerobic threshold (AT) during CPET using multiorgan NIRS monitoring...
  30. doi request reprint Congenital coronary artery abnormalities predisposing to sudden cardiac death
    Peter C Frommelt
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, The Medical College of Wisconsin, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 32:S63-6. 2009
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  31. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary
    Robert D B Jaquiss
    Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:1657-8. 2005
  32. ncbi request reprint Prospective echocardiographic diagnosis and surgical repair of anomalous origin of a coronary artery from the opposite sinus with an interarterial course
    Peter C Frommelt
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9000West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:148-54. 2003
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Severe blunt cardiac injury in an infant: a case of child abuse
    Anna Karpas
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Trauma 52:759-64. 2002
  34. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of Doppler tissue imaging analysis of tricuspid annular motion for determination of right ventricular function in normal infants and children
    Peter C Frommelt
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Am J Cardiol 89:610-3. 2002
  35. doi request reprint PHACES association: a vasculocutaneous syndrome
    Rohit P Rao
    Department of Pediatrics, Divisions of Cardiology and Critical Care, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 53226, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 29:793-9. 2008
    ..Earlier recognition of the associated vascular pathologies might enable preemptive treatments before potentially devastating and irreversible sequelae...
  36. ncbi request reprint Guidelines and standards for performance of a pediatric echocardiogram: a report from the Task Force of the Pediatric Council of the American Society of Echocardiography
    Wyman W Lai
    Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 19:1413-30. 2006
  37. ncbi request reprint Meeting highlights of the 15th annual Scientific Sessions of the American Society of Echocardiography: June 26 to 30, 2004
    John Gorcsan
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:2111-6. 2004
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