B Kogon

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Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Feeding difficulty in newborns following congenital heart surgery
    Brian E Kogon
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 2:332-7. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Adult congenital heart surgery: adult or pediatric facility? Adult or pediatric surgeon?
    Brian E Kogon
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:833-40. 2009
  3. doi request reprint The bidirectional Glenn operation: a risk factor analysis for morbidity and mortality
    Brian E Kogon
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:1237-42. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for early pulmonary valve replacement after valve disruption in congenital pulmonary stenosis and tetralogy of Fallot
    Brian Kogon
    Departments of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 138:103-8. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery: is it a superior technique for the division of vascular rings in children?
    Brian E Kogon
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 2:130-3. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Adult congenital pulmonary valve replacement: a simple, effective, and reproducible technique
    Brian E Kogon
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 2:314-8. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Cyanosis produced by superior vena caval stenosis
    Brian E Kogon
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:1083-5. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint The role of intraoperative indocyanine green fluorescence angiography in pediatric cardiac surgery
    Brian Kogon
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:632-6. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Utility of intravenous catheters for femoral arterial cannulation in infants having complicated sternal re-entry
    Brian Kogon
    Department of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:746-9. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Closure of symptomatic ventricular septal defects: how early is too early?
    B Kogon
    Department of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, Egleston Children s Hospital, 1405 Clifton Rd, NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 29:36-9. 2008

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Publications35

  1. doi request reprint Feeding difficulty in newborns following congenital heart surgery
    Brian E Kogon
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 2:332-7. 2007
    ..Following neonatal congenital heart surgery, one of the factors impacting patient recovery is feeding difficulty. The aim of this study is to identify the risk factors...
  2. doi request reprint Adult congenital heart surgery: adult or pediatric facility? Adult or pediatric surgeon?
    Brian E Kogon
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:833-40. 2009
    ..After transitioning our program from the children's hospital to the adult hospital, we analyzed our experience with each system...
  3. doi request reprint The bidirectional Glenn operation: a risk factor analysis for morbidity and mortality
    Brian E Kogon
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:1237-42. 2008
    ..For this operation, we analyzed potential risk factors for morbidity and mortality. We also evaluated the effects of a persistent left superior vena cava by comparing the outcomes of unilateral and bilateral operations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for early pulmonary valve replacement after valve disruption in congenital pulmonary stenosis and tetralogy of Fallot
    Brian Kogon
    Departments of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 138:103-8. 2009
    ..We analyze potential factors that are related to the interval between pulmonary valve disruption and pulmonary valve replacement...
  5. doi request reprint Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery: is it a superior technique for the division of vascular rings in children?
    Brian E Kogon
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 2:130-3. 2007
    ..We compare the short-term outcomes of vascular ring division by VATS as opposed to open thoracotomy and discuss new issues raised by VATS division of vascular rings...
  6. doi request reprint Adult congenital pulmonary valve replacement: a simple, effective, and reproducible technique
    Brian E Kogon
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 2:314-8. 2007
    ..It has been utilized in over 50 consecutive patients. This technique is simple, effective, and easily reproducible. The postoperative hemodynamics, echocardiographic data, and outcomes have been excellent...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cyanosis produced by superior vena caval stenosis
    Brian E Kogon
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:1083-5. 2008
    ..We present a case in which an anomalous venous pathway allowed decompression of the systemic venous return into the left atrium, resulting in arterial desaturation, cyanosis, and fatigue...
  8. ncbi request reprint The role of intraoperative indocyanine green fluorescence angiography in pediatric cardiac surgery
    Brian Kogon
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:632-6. 2009
    ..Indocyanine green fluorescence angiography offers potential for a reliable and rapid method of intraoperative assessment. We sought to determine its feasibility in congenital heart surgery...
  9. ncbi request reprint Utility of intravenous catheters for femoral arterial cannulation in infants having complicated sternal re-entry
    Brian Kogon
    Department of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:746-9. 2007
    ..Using a model, we evaluated the feasibility of using peripheral intravenous catheters for establishing cardiopulmonary support...
  10. ncbi request reprint Closure of symptomatic ventricular septal defects: how early is too early?
    B Kogon
    Department of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, Egleston Children s Hospital, 1405 Clifton Rd, NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 29:36-9. 2008
    ..It also decreases the period of time for which they are exposed to increased pulmonary pressures and are at risk for infectious respiratory complications. It does not appear to affect operative or postoperative outcomes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Right pulmonary agenesis converts an incomplete vascular ring into a near-complete vascular ring
    B Kogon
    Department of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, Egleston Children s Hospital, 1405 Clifton Rd, NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 29:198-201. 2008
    ..Subclavian artery reimplantation and aortopexy effectively relieve the anterior and posterior tracheoesophageal compressive forces...
  12. ncbi request reprint A novel technique of coronary reconstruction during complex aortic root replacement
    Brian E Kogon
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 19:536-9. 2010
    ..The details of a new technique of coronary reconstruction to minimize the duration of cardiopulmonary bypass, myocardial ischemia and bleeding, are reported...
  13. ncbi request reprint What is the optimal time to repair atrioventricular septal defect and common atrioventricular valvar orifice?
    Brian E Kogon
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Cardiol Young 17:356-9. 2007
    ..Early repair minimizes aggressive medical therapy to prevent heart failure, maintains growth, and limits exposure to elevated pulmonary pressures. We compare the outcomes of repair among different-sized children...
  14. ncbi request reprint Late pulmonary valve replacement in congenital heart disease patients without original congenital pulmonary valve pathology
    Brian E Kogon
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 31:74-9. 2010
    ..Although pulmonary regurgitation may be well tolerated for many years, it is further evidence for the importance of close follow-up assessment and monitoring of young adults with congenital heart disease...
  15. ncbi request reprint The training of congenital heart surgeons
    Brian E Kogon
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:1280-4. 2006
    ..It is frequently viewed as a 12-month fellowship followed by an apprenticeship. This study evaluates the initial experience of fellows training in pediatric heart surgery...
  16. ncbi request reprint Management of moderate functional tricuspid valve regurgitation at the time of pulmonary valve replacement: is concomitant tricuspid valve repair necessary?
    Brian Kogon
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 31:843-8. 2010
    ..29 vs. 1.31; P = 0.81). We conclude that following PVR, improvement in TV regurgitation and RV size occurs primarily in the first postoperative month. TV function improved to a similar degree with or without annuloplasty...
  17. doi request reprint Relief of right ventricle to pulmonary artery conduit compression by chest wall resection
    Brian E Kogon
    Departments of Cardiothoracic Surgery Cardiology, Emory University, 1450 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 6:634-7. 2011
    ..However, extrinsic compression is much less common and a much more difficult problem to address. Chest wall resection and reconstruction is an option for alleviating external conduit compression that provides good results...
  18. ncbi request reprint What is the optimal management of infants with coarctation and ventricular septal defect?
    Kirk R Kanter
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:612-8; discussion 618. 2007
    ..The management of patients with aortic coarctation and ventricular septal defect (VSD) remains controversial. We reviewed our experience with coarctation and VSD from 2002 to 2006...
  19. ncbi request reprint One thousand repeat sternotomies for congenital cardiac surgery: risk factors for reentry injury
    Paul M Kirshbom
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:158-61. 2009
    ..The goal of this review was to identify the incidence, risk factors, and outcomes for reentry injury in patients with congenital heart disease...
  20. doi request reprint Perioperative risks and outcomes of atrioventricular valve surgery in conjunction with Fontan procedure
    Faraz Kerendi
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1484-8; discussion 1488-9. 2009
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the additional perioperative risks associated with single-ventricle AVV surgery...
  21. doi request reprint Symptomatic neonatal tetralogy of Fallot: repair or shunt?
    Kirk R Kanter
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:858-63. 2010
    ..We reviewed our experience with neonates 30 days or greater with TOF from 2002 to 2008 requiring surgical intervention...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cerebral near infrared spectroscopy is a reliable marker of systemic perfusion in awake single ventricle children
    Paul M Kirshbom
    Divisions of Cardiac Surgery and Pediatric Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 28:42-5. 2007
    ..009). These results support the conclusion that NIRS can be a useful tool to evaluate awake single ventricle patients in the outpatient setting...
  23. doi request reprint Donor-recipient race mismatch and graft survival after pediatric heart transplantation
    Kirk R Kanter
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:204-9; discussion 209-10. 2009
    ..Black recipient race has been shown to predict poorer graft survival after pediatric heart transplantation. We analyzed our single-center experience comparing graft survival by race and the impact of donor-recipient race mismatch...
  24. doi request reprint The endothelin-1 G5665T polymorphism impacts transplant-free survival for single ventricle patients
    Paul M Kirshbom
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine and Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:117-22. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to determine whether this single nucleotide polymorphism alters transplant-free survival for children with single-ventricle congenital heart disease...
  25. ncbi request reprint Failure of surface-modified bypass circuits to improve platelet function during pediatric cardiac surgery
    Paul M Kirshbom
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:675-80. 2006
    ..We performed a prospective, randomized trial comparing surface-modified cardiopulmonary bypass circuits to a standard unmodified circuit in pediatric cardiac surgery...
  26. ncbi request reprint Routine immunizations and adverse events in infants with single-ventricle physiology
    Brian McAlvin
    Sibley Heart Center Cardiology, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1316-9. 2007
    ..In an effort to decrease the risk of sudden death, some centers have advocated that routine immunizations be deferred in this population. However, it is not known if an association exists between immunizations and adverse events...
  27. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary arterial hypertension in patients with prior atrial switch procedure for d-transposition of great arteries (dTGA)
    Amin Yehya
    Emory University School of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, and the Sibley Heart Center, 1365 Clifton Rd NE Ste A2447, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Int J Cardiol 143:271-5. 2010
    ..This patient population is unique in that heart failure and elevated filling pressures are common after atrial switch repairs. Most studies evaluating the use of PAH therapies have excluded this group of patients...
  28. pmc Force frequency relationship of the human ventricle increases during early postnatal development
    Rob F Wiegerinck
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Pediatr Res 65:414-9. 2009
    ..SERCA staining was regular and striated in both groups. This study shows for the first time that the newborn human ventricle has a flat FFR, which increases with age and may be caused by developmental changes in calcium handling...
  29. doi request reprint Care of the adult congenital heart disease patient in the United States: a summary of the current system
    Manisha S Patel
    Sibley Cardiology, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 31:511-4. 2010
    ..These data should serve as a stimulus to improving accessibility of services for this vulnerable population...
  30. doi request reprint Freedom from neoaortic insufficiency: a comparison of classic Norwood and Norwood-Sano procedures
    Sorin V Pusca
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 1:289-93. 2006
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  31. ncbi request reprint Venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (VA-ECMO) in pediatric cardiac support
    Vinod H Thourani
    Joseph B Whitehead Department of Surgery, Section of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:138-44; discussion 144-5. 2006
    ..Resuscitation extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (R-ECMO) was introduced at our institution in July 2002. We reviewed the use of venoarterial (VA)-ECMO for cardiac diagnoses at our institution...
  32. ncbi request reprint Surgery for recurrent pectus deformities
    Theresa D Luu
    Department of Surgery, Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:1627-31. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine if any specific patient characteristic exists that places patients at an increased risk for recurrence and describe our management of recurrent pectus defects in adults...
  33. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary valve replacement after tetralogy of Fallot repair in preadolescent patients
    C Wesley Lindsey
    Sibley Heart Center Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:147-51. 2010
    ..Most studies addressing the role of PVR have examined older adolescents or adults. Less is known about the potential benefits of PVR in preadolescents with TOF and significant right ventricular dilatation...
  34. ncbi request reprint Redo aortic valve replacement in children
    Kirk R Kanter
    Division of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1594-7. 2006
    ..Some children who have had an aortic valve replacement (AVR) will need valve re-replacement (redo-AVR). We analyzed our results with 38 redo-AVRs in 30 children...
  35. ncbi request reprint Tetralogy of Fallot with absent pulmonary valve syndrome
    Paul M Kirshbom
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg Pediatr Card Surg Annu 7:65-71. 2004
    ..A variety of surgical techniques have been developed to address absent pulmonary valve syndrome that may improve long-term outcomes...