Melanie D Everitt

Summary

Affiliation: Intermountain Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Recovery of echocardiographic function in children with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy: results from the pediatric cardiomyopathy registry
    Melanie D Everitt
    Primary Children s Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah Electronic address
    J Am Coll Cardiol 63:1405-13. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Biopsy-diagnosed antibody-mediated rejection based on the proposed International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation working formulation is associated with adverse cardiovascular outcomes after pediatric heart transplant
    Melanie D Everitt
    Division of Cardiology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 31:686-93. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Early survival after heart transplant in young infants is lowest after failed single-ventricle palliation: a multi-institutional study
    Melanie D Everitt
    Primary Children s Medical Center, Division of PediatricCardiology, 100 N Mario Capecchi Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84113, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 31:509-16. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Rejection with hemodynamic compromise in the current era of pediatric heart transplantation: a multi-institutional study
    Melanie D Everitt
    Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84113, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 30:282-8. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Effect of ABO-incompatible listing on infant heart transplant waitlist outcomes: analysis of the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) database
    Melanie D Everitt
    Utah Transplant Affiliated Hospitals U T A H Cardiac Transplant Program, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:1254-60. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Use of the wearable external cardiac defibrillator in children
    Melanie D Everitt
    Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 33:742-6. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Would access to device therapies improve transplant outcomes for adults with congenital heart disease? Analysis of the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS)
    Melanie D Everitt
    University of Utah, and Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Primary Children s Medical Center, 100 Mario Capecchi Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84113, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 30:395-401. 2011
  8. doi request reprint A longitudinal study of the course of asymptomatic antibody-mediated rejection in heart transplantation
    Abdallah G Kfoury
    Intermountain Medical Center and Intermountain Healthcare, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 31:46-51. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Antibody testing for cardiac antibody-mediated rejection: which panel correlates best with cardiovascular death?
    Monica P Revelo
    George E Wahlen Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Utah Transplantation Affiliated Hospitals, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 30:144-50. 2011
  10. doi request reprint A clinical correlation study of severity of antibody-mediated rejection and cardiovascular mortality in heart transplantation
    Abdallah G Kfoury
    Intermountain Medical Center and Intermountain Healthcare, Utah, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:51-7. 2009

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Recovery of echocardiographic function in children with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy: results from the pediatric cardiomyopathy registry
    Melanie D Everitt
    Primary Children s Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah Electronic address
    J Am Coll Cardiol 63:1405-13. 2014
    ..This study sought to determine the incidence and predictors of recovery of normal echocardiographic function among children with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM)...
  2. doi request reprint Biopsy-diagnosed antibody-mediated rejection based on the proposed International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation working formulation is associated with adverse cardiovascular outcomes after pediatric heart transplant
    Melanie D Everitt
    Division of Cardiology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 31:686-93. 2012
    ..Yet, compared with adults, the lack of routine surveillance for AMR has limited the growth of evidence in the pediatric population. Herein, we compared outcomes of pediatric HT recipients with and without AMR...
  3. doi request reprint Early survival after heart transplant in young infants is lowest after failed single-ventricle palliation: a multi-institutional study
    Melanie D Everitt
    Primary Children s Medical Center, Division of PediatricCardiology, 100 N Mario Capecchi Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84113, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 31:509-16. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Rejection with hemodynamic compromise in the current era of pediatric heart transplantation: a multi-institutional study
    Melanie D Everitt
    Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84113, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 30:282-8. 2011
    ..Survival after pediatric heart transplant has improved over time, as has the incidence of overall rejection. We studied the effect of era on the occurrence and outcome of rejection with hemodynamic compromise (HC)...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of ABO-incompatible listing on infant heart transplant waitlist outcomes: analysis of the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) database
    Melanie D Everitt
    Utah Transplant Affiliated Hospitals U T A H Cardiac Transplant Program, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:1254-60. 2009
    ..ABO-I transplantation has resulted in reduced waitlist mortality in some countries. This study assessed the effect of an ABO-I listing strategy on pre-transplant outcomes in the United States...
  6. doi request reprint Use of the wearable external cardiac defibrillator in children
    Melanie D Everitt
    Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 33:742-6. 2010
    ..Published data pertaining to the WCD in children is sparse. We describe the utility of the WCD in children at a single tertiary care center...
  7. doi request reprint Would access to device therapies improve transplant outcomes for adults with congenital heart disease? Analysis of the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS)
    Melanie D Everitt
    University of Utah, and Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Primary Children s Medical Center, 100 Mario Capecchi Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84113, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 30:395-401. 2011
    ..HF management and approach to orthotopic heart transplant (OHT) may differ from adults without CHD. We sought to compare OHT waitlist characteristics and outcomes for these 2 groups...
  8. doi request reprint A longitudinal study of the course of asymptomatic antibody-mediated rejection in heart transplantation
    Abdallah G Kfoury
    Intermountain Medical Center and Intermountain Healthcare, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 31:46-51. 2012
    ..Debate continues about whether therapeutic intervention is warranted to avoid adverse outcomes. In this study we examine the course of individual episodes of untreated asymptomatic AMR on follow-up endomyocardial biopsy (EMB)...
  9. doi request reprint Antibody testing for cardiac antibody-mediated rejection: which panel correlates best with cardiovascular death?
    Monica P Revelo
    George E Wahlen Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Utah Transplantation Affiliated Hospitals, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 30:144-50. 2011
    ....
  10. doi request reprint A clinical correlation study of severity of antibody-mediated rejection and cardiovascular mortality in heart transplantation
    Abdallah G Kfoury
    Intermountain Medical Center and Intermountain Healthcare, Utah, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:51-7. 2009
    ..In this study, we hypothesized that the severity of AMR, as assessed on EMBs, correlates with cardiovascular mortality in heart transplant recipients...
  11. doi request reprint Cardiovascular mortality among heart transplant recipients with asymptomatic antibody-mediated or stable mixed cellular and antibody-mediated rejection
    Abdallah G Kfoury
    Intermountain Medical Center and Intermountain Healthcare, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:781-4. 2009
    ..In this study, we examined whether a differential impact on cardiovascular mortality (CVM) existed when comparing asymptomatic AMR, to stable MR or CR...
  12. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of restrictive cardiomyopathy in childhood and the influence of phenotype: a report from the Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Registry
    Steven A Webber
    Division of Cardiology, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, 4401 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
    Circulation 126:1237-44. 2012
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Management of deep wound complications with vacuum-assisted therapy after Berlin Heart EXCOR ventricular assist device placement in the pediatric population
    Peter C Kouretas
    Department of Surgery, The University of Utah, Primary Children s Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Artif Organs 33:922-5. 2009
    ..The wound VAC system proved to achieve complete wound healing without any infectious complications...
  14. doi request reprint Living at altitude adversely affects survival among patients with a Fontan procedure
    Joy T Johnson
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84113, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 61:1283-9. 2013
    ..This study sought to determine whether survival in this cohort of patients was adversely affected by increased residential altitude...
  15. doi request reprint Experience with the Levitronix CentriMag in the pediatric population as a bridge to decision and recovery
    Peter C Kouretas
    Department of Surgery, The University of Utah, Primary Children s Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Artif Organs 33:1002-4. 2009
    ..The Levitronix CentriMag has proven to be a versatile, safe, and effective short-term circulatory support system for our pediatric patients...
  16. doi request reprint Cardiovascular surgery in children with Marfan syndrome or Loeys-Dietz syndrome
    Melanie D Everitt
    Division of Cardiology, Intermountain West Marfan Cardiology Center, Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84113, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 137:1327-32; discussion 1332-3. 2009
    ..This study was undertaken to assess the frequency and outcome of cardiovascular surgery in children with Marfan or Loeys-Dietz syndrome...
  17. doi request reprint Heart failure due to "disappearing" aortic valve in hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Patrick D Loftus
    Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 5:334-7. 2014
    ..Following orthotopic heart transplantation, examination of the explanted heart revealed a complete absence of native aortic valve leaflets. ..
  18. doi request reprint Multi-modality imaging of an unusual congenital left ventricular diverticulum
    James L Hoffman
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, University of Utah, Primary Children s Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 84113, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 24:109.e5-7. 2011
    ..The diverticulum was managed with surgical resection without the use of cardiopulmonary bypass. Unlike in previous case reports, this patient did not have any associated intracardiac defect...
  19. doi request reprint The role of iron deficiency in protein-losing enteropathy following the Fontan procedure
    Anji T Yetman
    Adult Congenital Cardiac Program, Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 6:370-3. 2011
    ..Investigations revealed iron deficiency anemia which was treated with intravenous iron sucrose leading to resolution of both the anemia as well as symptoms of protein-losing enteropathy...