Joseph W Rossano

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Impact of antibodies against human leukocyte antigens on long-term outcome in pediatric heart transplant patients: an analysis of the United Network for Organ Sharing database
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:694-9, 699.e1-2. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Adults undergoing cardiac surgery at a children's hospital: an analysis of perioperative morbidity
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:606-12. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of body mass index on outcome in pediatric heart transplant patients
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:718-23. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Glycemic profile in infants who have undergone the arterial switch operation: hyperglycemia is not associated with adverse events
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:739-45. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Automated external defibrillators and simulated in-hospital cardiac arrests
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Pediatr 154:672-6. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Assessment of the Cylex ImmuKnow cell function assay in pediatric heart transplant patients
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:26-31. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Two decades of pediatric lung transplant in the United States: have we improved?
    Farhan Zafar
    Michael E DeBakey Department of Surgery, Division of Congenital Heart Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 141:828-32, 832.e1. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Prevalence, morbidity, and mortality of heart failure-related hospitalizations in children in the United States: a population-based study
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Card Fail 18:459-70. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Cardiopulmonary resuscitation in hospitalized children with cardiovascular disease: estimated prevalence and outcomes from the kids' inpatient database
    Adam W Lowry
    Department of Pediatrics, Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 14:248-55. 2013
  10. doi request reprint B-type natriuretic peptide is a sensitive screening test for acute rejection in pediatric heart transplant patients
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 27:649-54. 2008

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. doi request reprint Impact of antibodies against human leukocyte antigens on long-term outcome in pediatric heart transplant patients: an analysis of the United Network for Organ Sharing database
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:694-9, 699.e1-2. 2010
    ..This study sought to determine the association of elevated anti-human leukocyte antibodies with long-term survival in pediatric heart transplant patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Adults undergoing cardiac surgery at a children's hospital: an analysis of perioperative morbidity
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:606-12. 2007
    ..Limited data exist regarding the perioperative morbidity profile of adults who have cardiac operations at pediatric facilities...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of body mass index on outcome in pediatric heart transplant patients
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:718-23. 2007
    ..Obesity and cachexia are risk factors for adverse outcomes in adult transplant patients. However, little is known about the effects of body mass index (BMI) on outcomes in pediatric heart transplant patients...
  4. doi request reprint Glycemic profile in infants who have undergone the arterial switch operation: hyperglycemia is not associated with adverse events
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:739-45. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the association of hyperglycemia and hypoglycemia on adverse events in infants undergoing the arterial switch operation...
  5. doi request reprint Automated external defibrillators and simulated in-hospital cardiac arrests
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Pediatr 154:672-6. 2009
    ..To test the hypothesis that pediatric residents would have shorter time to attempted defibrillation using automated external defibrillators (AEDs) compared with manual defibrillators (MDs)...
  6. doi request reprint Assessment of the Cylex ImmuKnow cell function assay in pediatric heart transplant patients
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:26-31. 2009
    ..Data on the utility of this test in pediatric heart transplant patients are very limited. This study tested the hypothesis that CICFA is a clinically useful test in this transplant population...
  7. doi request reprint Two decades of pediatric lung transplant in the United States: have we improved?
    Farhan Zafar
    Michael E DeBakey Department of Surgery, Division of Congenital Heart Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 141:828-32, 832.e1. 2011
    ..To observe if this same phenomenon exists in pediatric lung transplants, the United Network for Organ Sharing database was analyzed to evaluate and characterize how pediatric lung transplant survival has changed in the past 2 decades...
  8. doi request reprint Prevalence, morbidity, and mortality of heart failure-related hospitalizations in children in the United States: a population-based study
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Card Fail 18:459-70. 2012
    ..We tested the hypotheses that pediatric heart failure-related hospitalizations increased over time but that mortality decreased. Factors associated with mortality and length of stay were also assessed...
  9. doi request reprint Cardiopulmonary resuscitation in hospitalized children with cardiovascular disease: estimated prevalence and outcomes from the kids' inpatient database
    Adam W Lowry
    Department of Pediatrics, Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 14:248-55. 2013
    ..We sought to characterize national estimates of cardiopulmonary resuscitation and death after cardiopulmonary resuscitation for hospitalized children with cardiovascular disease...
  10. doi request reprint B-type natriuretic peptide is a sensitive screening test for acute rejection in pediatric heart transplant patients
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 27:649-54. 2008
    ..The utility of B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) for detecting acute rejection (AR) is unclear. The purpose of our study was to evaluate BNP as a screening test for AR in pediatric heart transplant patients...
  11. doi request reprint Characterization of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for pediatric cardiac arrest in the United States: analysis of the kids' inpatient database
    Adam W Lowry
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Lucile Packard Children s Hospital, Stanford University, 750 Welch Rd, Suite 325, Palo Alto, CA 94306, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 34:1422-30. 2013
    ..In this retrospective administrative database analysis, E-CPR did not significantly influence survival. Further study is needed to improve outcomes and to identify patients most likely to benefit from this resource-intensive therapy...
  12. doi request reprint Restrictive physiology is associated with poor outcomes in children with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
    Shiraz A Maskatia
    Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 33:141-9. 2012
    ..7-fold increase in hazard of death or HT (P = 0.04). Assessment for RP is of paramount importance in children with HCM because those without RP have a good prognosis, and those with RP account for the majority of poor outcomes...
  13. doi request reprint Risk factors and mode of death in isolated hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in children
    Jamie A Decker
    Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 54:250-4. 2009
    ..This study was designed to review outcomes of pediatric isolated hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) managed uniformly at a single institution and assess whether reported adult risk factors for sudden death are predictive in pediatric HCM...
  14. doi request reprint Perioperative atrial tachycardia is associated with increased mortality in infants undergoing cardiac surgery
    Pirouz Shamszad
    Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, and Department of Pharmacy, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144:396-401. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that atrial tachycardia in infants undergoing cardiac surgery is not rare and is associated with increased morbidity and mortality...
  15. doi request reprint Effectiveness of mechanical circulatory support in children with acute fulminant and persistent myocarditis
    Ivan Wilmot
    Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Card Fail 17:487-94. 2011
    ..We evaluated the effectiveness of MCS in children with myocarditis and identified risk factors associated with adverse outcomes...
  16. pmc Viral endomyocardial infection is an independent predictor and potentially treatable risk factor for graft loss and coronary vasculopathy in pediatric cardiac transplant recipients
    Mousumi Moulik
    Department of Pediatrics Cardiology, University of Texas Health Sciences Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 56:582-92. 2010
    ..This study sought to evaluate the outcome and prevalence of viral endomyocardial infection after cardiac transplantation...
  17. doi request reprint Outcomes of hospitalization in adults in the United States with atrial septal defect, ventricular septal defect, and atrioventricular septal defect
    Fred H Rodriguez
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology and Congenital Heart Surgery and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Cardiol 108:290-3. 2011
    ..Cardiac and noncardiac co-morbidities are commonly encountered. Many noncardiac conditions, including trisomy 21 and the youngest and oldest groups, are associated with an increased risk of death...
  18. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and outcomes of heart failure-related intensive care unit admissions in children with cardiomyopathy
    Pirouz Shamszad
    Department of Pediatrics, Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas Department of Pediatrics, The Heart Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio Electronic address
    J Card Fail 19:672-7. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe patient characteristics and outcomes of heart failure (HF)-related intensive care unit (ICU) hospitalizations in children with cardiomyopathy (CM)...
  19. doi request reprint Outcomes of heart failure-related hospitalization in adults with congenital heart disease in the United States
    Fred H Rodriguez
    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology and Congenital Heart Surgery, Houston, Tex, USA Sibley Heart Center Cardiology and Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 8:513-9. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to test the hypotheses that HF admissions are common in ACHD and associated with significant morbidity and mortality...
  20. doi request reprint Mortality and sudden death in pediatric left ventricular noncompaction in a tertiary referral center
    Samuel T Brescia
    Texas Children s Hospital Section of Pediatric Cardiology, 6621 Fannin, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Circulation 127:2202-8. 2013
    ..Left ventricular noncompaction has a heterogeneous clinical presentation that includes arrhythmia and sudden cardiac death...
  21. doi request reprint Prevalence and outcomes of pediatric in-hospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation in the United States: an analysis of the Kids' Inpatient Database*
    Jarrod D Knudson
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Crit Care Med 40:2940-4. 2012
    ..Single-center studies and voluntary registries may skew the estimated prevalence and outcomes. This study aimed to determine the prevalence and outcomes of pediatric cardiopulmonary resuscitation on a national scale...
  22. doi request reprint Lung retransplantation in children: appropriate when selectively applied
    Brandi B Scully
    Congenital Heart Surgery, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:574-9. 2011
    ..Therefore, an analysis of the UNOS (United Network of Organ Sharing) database to evaluate the effectiveness of pediatric lung retransplantation in the United States was completed...
  23. doi request reprint Fenestration during Fontan palliation: now the exception instead of the rule
    Jorge D Salazar
    Division of Congenital Heart Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:129-36. 2010
    ..Our practice has evolved away from routine fenestration with increased extracardiac conduit use. We reviewed our experience with Fontan palliation and retrospectively assessed outcomes with decreased fenestration...
  24. doi request reprint Early surgical therapy of infective endocarditis in children: a 15-year experience
    Pirouz Shamszad
    Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 146:506-11. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to describe the characteristics and outcomes of children undergoing surgery for infective endocarditis...
  25. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of pediatric patients supported by the HeartMate II left ventricular assist device in the United States
    Antonio G Cabrera
    Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas Electronic address
    J Heart Lung Transplant 32:1107-13. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate outcomes of pediatric patients supported by the HMII LVAD...
  26. doi request reprint Enteral potassium supplementation in a pediatric cardiac intensive care unit: evaluation of a practice change
    Brady S Moffett
    Department of Pharmacy, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 12:552-4. 2011
    ..Although the enteral route is safer and thus may be a reasonable alternative, data on the efficacy of enteral potassium administration are lacking...
  27. doi request reprint Use of ventricular assist devices in children across the United States: analysis of 7.5 million pediatric hospitalizations
    David L S Morales
    Michael E DeBakey Department of Surgery, Division of Congenital Heart Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:1313-8; discussion 1318-9. 2010
    ..The Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (H-CUP) Kids' Inpatients Database (KID) was analyzed to characterize the current utilization of VADs in children nationwide...
  28. doi request reprint Mechanical support as failure intervention in patients with cavopulmonary shunts (MFICS): rationale and aims of a new registry of mechanical circulatory support in single ventricle patients
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, The Cardiac Center, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 8:182-6. 2013
    ..This document reflects the consensus from the meeting and provides a descriptive overview of the registry referred to as Mechanical Support as Failure Intervention in Patients with Cavopulmonary Shunts...
  29. doi request reprint Electrocardiographic abnormalities and arrhythmias are strongly associated with the development of cardiomyopathy in muscular dystrophy
    Anjan M Shah
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Heart Rhythm 7:1484-8. 2010
    ..Early identification of cardiac involvement with timely therapy can favorably impact outcome. We hypothesize that electrocardiography (ECG) can be a useful adjunct in the identification of DCM in MD...
  30. ncbi request reprint Energy doses for treatment of out-of-hospital pediatric ventricular fibrillation
    Joseph W Rossano
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Resuscitation 70:80-9. 2006
    ..To investigate the energy dose used to treat out-of-hospital pediatric ventricular fibrillation and the survival rates of these patients...
  31. ncbi request reprint Perioperative management of patients with poorly functioning ventricles in the setting of the functionally univentricular heart
    Joseph W Rossano
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cardiol Young 16:47-54. 2006
  32. ncbi request reprint Use of 4-mg/kg/24-hour empiric aminoglycoside dosing in preoperative neonates with congenital heart disease
    Brady S Moffett
    Department of Pharmacy, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 46:1193-7. 2012
    ..Many factors may alter gentamicin pharmacokinetics in this patient population and there are few data describing gentamicin dosing regimens in this patient population...
  33. doi request reprint Atrial septal stent implant: atrial septal defect creation in the management of complex congenital heart defects in infants
    Glenn T Leonard
    Lillie Frank Abercrombie Section of Cardiology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 1:129-35. 2006
    ..We describe a series of patients, ranging in age from 5 weeks to 17 months, in whom we implanted a stent across the atrial septum to create a lasting, unrestrictive interatrial communication...