Mark Galantowicz

Summary

Affiliation: Nationwide Children's Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Improved outcomes with the comprehensive stage 2 procedure after an initial hybrid stage 1
    Mark Galantowicz
    Heart Center at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio Department of Surgery, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 151:424-9. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Hybrid approach for hypoplastic left heart syndrome: intermediate results after the learning curve
    Mark Galantowicz
    The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:2063-70; discussion 2070-1. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Atrial septal interventions in patients with hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Ralf J Holzer
    Cardiology Division, The Ohio State University, The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 72:696-704. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Predictors of ductus arteriosus in-stent stenosis in the hybrid approach to hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Holly A Nadorlik
    The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, 6th Floor Education Building, 700 Children s Drive, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 34:656-60. 2013
  5. doi request reprint An animal model for hybrid stage I palliation of hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Ralf J Holzer
    The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 30:922-7. 2009
  6. pmc Predictors of retrograde aortic arch obstruction after hybrid palliation of hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Matthew J Egan
    The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, The Ohio State University, 6th Floor Education Building, 700 Children s Drive, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 32:67-75. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Anesthetic management of the hybrid stage 1 procedure for hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS)
    Aymen N Naguib
    Department of Anesthesia The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Paediatr Anaesth 20:38-46. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Surveillance transbronchial biopsies in infant lung and heart-lung transplant recipients
    Don Hayes
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 17:670-5. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Comprehensive evaluation of lung allograft function in infants after lung and heart-lung transplantation
    Don Hayes
    Section of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Nationwide Children s Hospital, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio Electronic address
    J Heart Lung Transplant 33:507-13. 2014
  10. pmc The role of different anesthetic techniques in altering the stress response during cardiac surgery in children: a prospective, double-blinded, and randomized study
    Aymen N Naguib
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 14:481-90. 2013

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications54

  1. doi request reprint Improved outcomes with the comprehensive stage 2 procedure after an initial hybrid stage 1
    Mark Galantowicz
    Heart Center at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio Department of Surgery, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 151:424-9. 2016
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Hybrid approach for hypoplastic left heart syndrome: intermediate results after the learning curve
    Mark Galantowicz
    The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:2063-70; discussion 2070-1. 2008
    ..Herein we report our results using this hybrid approach in a uniform risk cohort...
  3. doi request reprint Atrial septal interventions in patients with hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Ralf J Holzer
    Cardiology Division, The Ohio State University, The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 72:696-704. 2008
    ..To report an institutional experience performing percutaneous atrial septal interventions in patients with hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS)...
  4. doi request reprint Predictors of ductus arteriosus in-stent stenosis in the hybrid approach to hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Holly A Nadorlik
    The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, 6th Floor Education Building, 700 Children s Drive, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 34:656-60. 2013
    ..Patients with greater initial weight and a lower stent-to-weight ratio are more likely to develop ISS. The cause of ISS is complex, and additional investigation of its etiology currently is ongoing...
  5. doi request reprint An animal model for hybrid stage I palliation of hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Ralf J Holzer
    The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 30:922-7. 2009
    ..5 kg, followed within 4-7 days by bilateral PA banding as well as PDA stent placement in a hybrid procedure through a midline sternotomy...
  6. pmc Predictors of retrograde aortic arch obstruction after hybrid palliation of hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Matthew J Egan
    The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, The Ohio State University, 6th Floor Education Building, 700 Children s Drive, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 32:67-75. 2011
    ..Because RAAO is an important potential complication after hybrid stage 1 palliation for HLHS, identification of predictors of RAAO may lead to improved care and outcome for patients with RAAO...
  7. doi request reprint Anesthetic management of the hybrid stage 1 procedure for hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS)
    Aymen N Naguib
    Department of Anesthesia The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Paediatr Anaesth 20:38-46. 2010
    ..This article will describe our experience providing the anesthetic management of patients undergoing the hybrid procedure...
  8. doi request reprint Surveillance transbronchial biopsies in infant lung and heart-lung transplant recipients
    Don Hayes
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 17:670-5. 2013
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Comprehensive evaluation of lung allograft function in infants after lung and heart-lung transplantation
    Don Hayes
    Section of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Nationwide Children s Hospital, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio Electronic address
    J Heart Lung Transplant 33:507-13. 2014
    ....
  10. pmc The role of different anesthetic techniques in altering the stress response during cardiac surgery in children: a prospective, double-blinded, and randomized study
    Aymen N Naguib
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 14:481-90. 2013
    ..Furthermore, we wanted to evaluate the correlation between blunting the stress response and the perioperative clinical outcomes...
  11. doi request reprint Pain management after comprehensive stage 2 repair for hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Aymen N Naguib
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Nationwide Children s Hospital and The Ohio State University, 700 Children s Drive, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 34:52-8. 2013
    ..The preliminary data suggest that improvements in pain management should be investigated given that more than 30 % of the pain scores in the CS2 group were in the moderate to severe range compared with 18 % after the Glenn procedure...
  12. doi request reprint Pulmonary atresia with ventricular septal defect and multifocal pulmonary blood supply: does an intensive interventional approach improve the outcome?
    Christopher Learn
    Nationwide Children s Hospital, The Heart Center, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 7:111-21. 2012
    ..This study reports a single center experience utilizing an intensive transcatheter approach to promote pulmonary vascular growth...
  13. doi request reprint Echocardiographic parameters that predict outcome in aortic atresia patients undergoing comprehensive stage II procedure
    Brian Birnbaum
    Department of Pediatrics, Heart Center Nationwide Childrens Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 5:409-15. 2010
    ..The goal of this study was to determine if echocardiographic parameters correlate with post-operative variables in patients with aortic atresia undergoing the comprehensive Stage II procedure...
  14. doi request reprint Completion angiography after cardiac surgery for congenital heart disease: complementing the intraoperative imaging modalities
    Ralf J Holzer
    Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 30:1075-82. 2009
    ..They complement other methods of intraoperative imaging and may reduce the potential need for early surgical or transcatheter reintervention...
  15. ncbi request reprint "Hybrid" stent delivery in the pulmonary circulation
    Ralf J Holzer
    The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, 700 Children s Drive, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 20:592-8. 2008
    ..We sought to describe our institutional experience providing "hybrid" intraoperative stent therapy for pulmonary artery (PA) stenoses...
  16. doi request reprint A single-center strategy to minimize blood transfusion in neonates and children undergoing cardiac surgery
    Aymen N Naguib
    Department of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA
    Paediatr Anaesth 25:477-86. 2015
    ..Our practices in caring for this population have become our standard practice for managing all patients undergoing congenital cardiac surgery...
  17. doi request reprint Active rehabilitation with venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation as a bridge to lung transplantation in a pediatric patient
    Don Hayes
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA
    World J Pediatr 9:373-4. 2013
    ..Active physical rehabilitation while bridged to lung transplantation with venovenous (VV) extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) is an evolving treatment option in adults with limited published experience in pediatric patients...
  18. doi request reprint Venovenous ECMO as a bridge to lung transplant and a protective strategy for subsequent primary graft dysfunction
    Don Hayes
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Nationwide Children s Hospital, 700 Children s Drive, Columbus, OH, 43205, USA
    J Artif Organs 16:382-5. 2013
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Diastolic flow parameters are not sensitive in predicting necrotizing enterocolitis in patients undergoing hybrid procedure
    Corin Cozzi
    Section of Perinatology, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 8:234-9. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to determine if there were differences in echocardiographic indices between patients undergoing the hybrid procedure who developed NEC vs. those that did not develop NEC...
  20. doi request reprint Aggressive coronary artery vasculopathy after combined heart-lung transplantation
    Don Hayes
    Nationwide Children s Hospital The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 8:E88-91. 2013
    ..We present our experiences in two cases of an aggressive form of cardiac allograft vasculopathy after combined heart-lung transplantation that resulted in the death of both patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Radiation protection during hybrid procedures: innovation creates new challenges
    Jaclynn M Sawdy
    Cardiac Catheterization and Interventional Therapy, Cardiology Division, The Ohio State University, The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, 700 Children s Drive, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 21:437-40. 2009
    ..This study evaluates the use of a lightweight radiation protection drape (RADPAD) that may be suitable for shielding during hybrid procedures...
  22. doi request reprint Hybrid procedures: adverse events and procedural characteristics--results of a multi-institutional registry
    Ralf Holzer
    Department of Cardiology, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 5:233-42. 2010
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Quality outcomes of ACHD patients undergoing cardiovascular procedures and hospital admissions in a free-standing children's hospital
    Stephen R Crumb
    Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Int J Cardiol 146:326-9. 2011
    ..Describe quality outcomes of adults with congenital heart disease (ACHD) undergoing cardiovascular procedures and admissions in a free-standing children's hospital with a multi-disciplinary ACHD program and compared with pediatric outcomes...
  24. pmc Histopathologic evaluation of patent ductus arteriosus stents after hybrid stage I palliation
    Matthew J Egan
    The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 32:413-7. 2011
    ..This finding suggests that proliferating VSMCs in the peristrut region may provide the impetus for inward neointimal formation and therefore the manifestation of in-stent stenosis...
  25. doi request reprint Cross-country transfer between two children's hospitals of a child using ambulatory extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for bridge to lung transplant
    Don Hayes
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 17:E117-8. 2013
    ..Therefore, we present the successful transfer of a 13-yr-old female on ambulatory VV ECMO between two free-standing children's hospitals and then bridged to bilateral lung transplantation. ..
  26. doi request reprint Survival in children on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation at the time of lung transplantation
    Don Hayes
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA Department of Internal Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA Section of Pulmonary Medicine, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 19:87-93. 2015
    ..657) also failed to demonstrate a significantly increased hazard ratio. Using a contemporary cohort of pediatric lung transplant recipients, the use of ECMO at the time of lung transplantation did not negatively impact survival. ..
  27. doi request reprint In favor of the Hybrid Stage 1 as the initial palliation for hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Mark Galantowicz
    The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg Pediatr Card Surg Annu 16:62-4. 2013
    ..It allows all options for treatment, including a delayed traditional approach, as well as a platform to evolve our overall approach to this challenging heart defect...
  28. doi request reprint Interstage weight gain for patients with hypoplastic left heart syndrome undergoing the hybrid procedure
    Holly Miller-Tate
    Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 8:228-33. 2013
    ..IS home monitoring has been shown to improve mortality. No data exist on IS weight gain and home monitoring effects on weight gain for HLHS patients undergoing the hybrid procedure...
  29. doi request reprint QRS duration changes in patients with hypoplastic left heart syndrome undergoing hybrid palliation: prehybrid to post-Fontan
    Shane Tsai
    Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 36:462-6. 2013
    ..QRS changes have not been well described in patients with single ventricle physiology, particularly in those undergoing the hybrid procedure...
  30. doi request reprint Decreasing the need for transfusion: infant cardiac surgery using hemodilution and recombinant factor VIIa
    Peter D Winch
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine and The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 34:119-24. 2013
    ..Prospective trials are warranted to further explore this technique...
  31. doi request reprint Cerebral oximetry monitoring during preoperative phlebotomy to limit allogeneic blood use in patients undergoing cardiac surgery
    Elisabeth Dewhirst
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Nationwide Children s Hospital and Ohio State University, 700 Children s Drive, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 34:75-80. 2013
    ..Preoperative phlebotomy without significant volume replacement can be performed safely before CPB. Volume replacement may be more appropriately guided by rSO(2) than by hemodynamic variables...
  32. doi request reprint Interstage echocardiographic changes in patients undergoing hybrid stage I palliation for hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Bernadette Fenstermaker
    The Heart Center, The Ohio State University and Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 21:1222-8. 2008
    ..No echocardiographic data exist for the interstage (IS) period. The goal of this study was to describe the echocardiographic changes during this period...
  33. doi request reprint ECMO: Incidence and Outcomes of Patients Undergoing the Hybrid Procedure
    Elizabeth A Mitchell
    Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 11:169-74. 2016
    ..To document the extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) incidence and outcome in patients undergoing the hybrid procedure at an institution that routinely performs this procedure...
  34. doi request reprint Outcomes in pediatric lung transplant recipients receiving adult allografts
    Don Hayes
    Department of Pediatrics, Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio Department of Internal Medicine, Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio Section of Pulmonary Medicine, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 99:1184-91. 2015
    ..Clinical practice in the United States has no restrictions in allocating lungs from adult donors to pediatric recipients...
  35. doi request reprint Accuracy of noninvasive and continuous hemoglobin measurement by pulse co-oximetry during preoperative phlebotomy
    Elisabeth Dewhirst
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 29:238-42. 2014
    ..In this study, we evaluated the accuracy of such a device in the clinical setting of preoperative phlebotomy thereby mimicking a scenario of acute blood loss...
  36. doi request reprint Perioperative care of an infant with an anomalous left innominate artery arising from the main pulmonary artery
    Aymen N Naguib
    Department of Anesthesiology, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 26:330-4. 2011
    ..In the perioperative care of such patients, control of physiologic factors that control the balance between the pulmonary and systemic vascular resistance is mandatory to ensure that cerebral blood flow is maintained. ..
  37. doi request reprint Tracheostomy in adolescent patients bridged to lung transplantation with ambulatory venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
    Don Hayes
    Department of Pediatrics, Nationwide Children s Hospital, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, 700 Children s Drive, Columbus, OH, 43205, USA
    J Artif Organs 17:103-5. 2014
    ..This article describes the optimal use of ambulatory VV-ECMO in two adolescent patients who were bridged to lung transplantation aided by tracheostomy placement. ..
  38. doi request reprint Video fluoroscopy swallow study and nutritional support during ambulatory venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation as a bridge to lung transplantation
    Don Hayes
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 5:91-3. 2014
    ..With a limited number of programs bridging pediatric patients to lung transplantation with VV ECMO, a better understanding of nutritional support is needed to provide optimal care to this patient population awaiting organ donation. ..
  39. ncbi request reprint Fontan completion without surgery
    Mark Galantowicz
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, The Heart Center, Columbus Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg Pediatr Card Surg Annu 7:48-55. 2004
    ..The conceptual rationale of this management strategy, as well as surgical and catheterization techniques, are discussed...
  40. doi request reprint Gram-negative infection and bronchiectasis in lung transplant recipients with bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome
    Don Hayes
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio, United States
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 61:240-5. 2013
    ..Bronchiectasis is often seen but occurs at variable rates with the underlying pathogenesis being unclear...
  41. doi request reprint Pain management after surgery for single-ventricle palliation using the hybrid approach
    Aymen N Naguib
    Department of Anesthesiology, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 33:1104-8. 2012
    ..Fentanyl requirements were lower in patients who achieved early tracheal extubation as well as those who received dexmedetomidine...
  42. pmc Perfusion techniques toward bloodless pediatric open heart surgery
    Vincent F Olshove
    Nationwide Children s Hospital, 700 Childrens Drive, T2286, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    J Extra Corpor Technol 42:122-7. 2010
    ..With the cooperation of the entire cardiac surgical team, bloodless open heart surgery is achievable in a pediatric cardiac surgical center, including neonates...
  43. doi request reprint Improving Surveillance and Prevention of Surgical Site Infection in Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
    Melissa Cannon
    Melissa Cannon is an advanced nurse practitioner, Diane Hersey is a nurse clinician, Sheilah Harrison is a quality coordinator, Brian Joy is a cardiologist, Aymen Naguib is a cardiac anesthesiologist, Mark Galantowicz is a cardiac surgeon, and Janet Simsic is a cardiologist, The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio
    Am J Crit Care 25:e30-7. 2016
    ..Postoperative cardiovascular surgical site infections are preventable events that may lead to increased morbidity, mortality, and health care costs...
  44. doi request reprint Ultrasound assessment of mesenteric blood flow in neonates with hypoplastic left heart before and after hybrid palliation
    Corin T Cozzi
    1Division of Neonatology, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America
    Cardiol Young 25:1074-9. 2015
    ..The goal of this study was to document mesenteric flow patterns in patients with hypoplastic left heart syndrome pre- and post-hybrid procedure...
  45. doi request reprint Neutrophil/Lymphocyte ratio and association with arch intervention in patients with hypoplastic left heart syndrome undergoing hybrid procedure
    Elizabeth Mitchell
    Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 9:543-8. 2014
    ..those that did not require an intervention (NAI-Group)...
  46. doi request reprint Management strategies after cardiac surgery in an infant with human rhinovirus
    Janet Simsic
    Department of Cardiology, The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, 700 Children s Drive, Columbus, OH, 43205, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 34:1922-4. 2013
    ....
  47. doi request reprint Improving accessibility to lung transplantation for children through air transport
    Don Hayes
    Section of Pulmonary Medicine, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH Department of Internal Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH Electronic address
    Air Med J 34:52-3. 2015
    ..There are a limited number of pediatric lung transplant programs in the United States; therefore, geographical barriers limit critically ill children who may be good candidates for lung transplantation...
  48. doi request reprint A contemporary analysis of induction immunosuppression in pediatric lung transplant recipients
    Don Hayes
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA Department of Internal Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA
    Transpl Int 27:211-8. 2014
    ..In conclusion, antibody-based induction immunosuppression with contemporary agents had a trend toward a protective, but not statistically significant, effect in 6- to 17-year-old patients...
  49. doi request reprint Arrhythmias Following Comprehensive Stage II Surgical Palliation in Single Ventricle Patients
    Carolyn M Wilhelm
    The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, 700 Children s Drive, Columbus, OH, 43205, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 37:552-7. 2016
    ..The most frequent arrhythmia seen in these patients was sinus bradycardia associated with respiratory compromise. ..
  50. doi request reprint Preliminary Experience in the Use of an Extracellular Matrix (CorMatrix) as a Tube Graft: Word of Caution
    Narutoshi Hibino
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, The Heart Center Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio Electronic address
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 27:288-95. 2015
    ..Longer follow-up is required to assess the growth potential of the arterial conduit. CorMatrix may not be the ideal material as conduit in the low-pressure small-diameter system to provide long-term durable outcomes. ..
  51. doi request reprint Combined heart-lung transplantation: a perspective on the past and the future
    Don Hayes
    Cardiopulmonary Failure and Transplant Programs, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 34:207-12. 2013
    ..With a growing population of adult patients with congenital heart disease, there remains a need for HLT. This article provides a perspective on the past and the future of HLT...
  52. pmc Clinical gaseous microemboli assessment of an oxygenator with integral arterial filter in the pediatric population
    Thomas J Preston
    Department of Cardiovascular Perfusion, The Heart Center at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
    J Extra Corpor Technol 41:226-30. 2009
    ..The FX15 provided a safe, simplified pediatric CPB circuit and was as effective in gaseous microemboli removal as was the more traditional RX15 with separate ALF during this review...
  53. doi request reprint Late thrombus formation on the Helex septal occluder after double-lung transplant
    Ali N Zaidi
    The Heart Center, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 29:814-6. 2010
    ..Herein we describe the previously unreported finding of a late thrombus on a Helex device after PFO closure in a patient with cystic fibrosis and double-lung transplantation...
  54. pmc Functional status, heart rate, and rhythm abnormalities in 521 Fontan patients 6 to 18 years of age
    Andrew D Blaufox
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:100-7, 107.e1. 2008
    ..Our objective was to determine the relationship between functional outcome and abnormalities of heart rate and rhythm after the Fontan operation...