Thomas S Klitzner

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Benefits of care coordination for children with complex disease: a pilot medical home project in a resident teaching clinic
    Thomas S Klitzner
    Mattel Children s Hospital, Pediatrics, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Pediatr 156:1006-10. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Predictors of 30-day readmission and association with primary care follow-up plans
    Ryan J Coller
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, Mattel Children s Hospital, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA Electronic address
    J Pediatr 163:1027-33. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Screening newborns for congenital heart disease with pulse oximetry: survey of pediatric cardiologists
    Ruey Kang R Chang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, 1000 West Carson Street, Box 491, Torrance, CA 90509, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 30:20-5. 2009
  4. doi request reprint A pediatric case report on arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia
    Ellen L P Chan
    UCLA School of Medicine, Mattel Children s Hospital Pediatric Cardiology, Los Angeles, CA 90015 9524, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 3:132-7. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for deaths occurring within 30 days and 1 year after hospital discharge for cardiac surgery among pediatric patients
    Ruey Kang R Chang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am Heart J 152:386-93. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Can regionalization decrease the number of deaths for children who undergo cardiac surgery? A theoretical analysis
    Ruey Kang R Chang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California 90509, USA
    Pediatrics 109:173-81. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Changes in the newborn delivery practice and neonatal outcomes as financing changed in Los Angeles County and Orange County, California
    Ruey Kang R Chang
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles 90095, USA
    Manag Care Interface 18:53-7, 62. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Variations in adult congenital heart disease training in adult and pediatric cardiology fellowship programs
    Michelle Z Gurvitz
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital at UCLA, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:893-8. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Parental preference regarding hospitals for children undergoing surgery: a trade-off between travel distance and potential outcome improvement
    Ruey Kang R Chang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California Los Angeles, USA
    Can J Cardiol 20:877-82. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical management of infants with hypoplastic left heart syndrome in the United States, 1988-1997
    Ruey Kang R Chang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California 90509, USA
    Pediatrics 110:292-8. 2002

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Benefits of care coordination for children with complex disease: a pilot medical home project in a resident teaching clinic
    Thomas S Klitzner
    Mattel Children s Hospital, Pediatrics, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Pediatr 156:1006-10. 2010
    ..To study the integration of comprehensive care coordination for children with complex disease in our resident education clinic at University of California Los Angeles by analyzing alterations in medical resource use...
  2. doi request reprint Predictors of 30-day readmission and association with primary care follow-up plans
    Ryan J Coller
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, Mattel Children s Hospital, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA Electronic address
    J Pediatr 163:1027-33. 2013
    ..To test the hypothesis that missing primary care follow-up plans in the discharge summary is associated with higher 30-day readmissions...
  3. doi request reprint Screening newborns for congenital heart disease with pulse oximetry: survey of pediatric cardiologists
    Ruey Kang R Chang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, 1000 West Carson Street, Box 491, Torrance, CA 90509, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 30:20-5. 2009
    ..This study aimed to evaluate current practices and opinions of pediatric cardiologists in relation to newborn screening for congenital heart disease (CHD) using pulse oximetry...
  4. doi request reprint A pediatric case report on arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia
    Ellen L P Chan
    UCLA School of Medicine, Mattel Children s Hospital Pediatric Cardiology, Los Angeles, CA 90015 9524, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 3:132-7. 2008
    ..We examined the diagnostic steps and current treatment and preventive options in a child with ARVD to highlight these features for clinicians who often evaluate children with syncope...
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for deaths occurring within 30 days and 1 year after hospital discharge for cardiac surgery among pediatric patients
    Ruey Kang R Chang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am Heart J 152:386-93. 2006
    ..Little is known regarding the risk factors for early and late death after hospital discharge among pediatric patients undergoing cardiac surgery...
  6. ncbi request reprint Can regionalization decrease the number of deaths for children who undergo cardiac surgery? A theoretical analysis
    Ruey Kang R Chang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California 90509, USA
    Pediatrics 109:173-81. 2002
    ..To simulate the effects of regionalization of pediatric cardiac surgery, we assessed the impact of reducing the number of pediatric cardiac centers on surgical mortality and patient's travel distance...
  7. ncbi request reprint Changes in the newborn delivery practice and neonatal outcomes as financing changed in Los Angeles County and Orange County, California
    Ruey Kang R Chang
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles 90095, USA
    Manag Care Interface 18:53-7, 62. 2005
    ..The newborn interhospital transfer rate for patients in LAC remained unchanged. The newborn in-hospital mortality rates for both LAC and OC decreased during the study period...
  8. ncbi request reprint Variations in adult congenital heart disease training in adult and pediatric cardiology fellowship programs
    Michelle Z Gurvitz
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital at UCLA, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:893-8. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate adult congenital heart disease (CHD) training among U.S. cardiology fellowship programs...
  9. ncbi request reprint Parental preference regarding hospitals for children undergoing surgery: a trade-off between travel distance and potential outcome improvement
    Ruey Kang R Chang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California Los Angeles, USA
    Can J Cardiol 20:877-82. 2004
    ..To explore parental preference in the choice between a local and a referral hospital for children undergoing heart surgery...
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical management of infants with hypoplastic left heart syndrome in the United States, 1988-1997
    Ruey Kang R Chang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California 90509, USA
    Pediatrics 110:292-8. 2002
    ..To evaluate changes in the clinical management of infants with hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS) over a 10-year period...
  11. ncbi request reprint HIV type 1 glycoprotein 120 inhibits cardiac myocyte contraction
    Fuhua Chen
    UCLA School of Medicine, 675 C E Young Drive South, MRL 3754, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7045, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 18:777-84. 2002
    ..These results suggest that HIV-1 gp120 may directly contribute to cardiac dysfunction as seen in many HIV patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Female sex as a risk factor for in-hospital mortality among children undergoing cardiac surgery
    Ruey Kang R Chang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, Calif 90509, USA
    Circulation 106:1514-22. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether sex disparity in cardiovascular outcomes exists in children who undergo cardiac surgery...
  13. ncbi request reprint Resources, use, and regionalization of pediatric cardiac services
    Ruey Kang R Chang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital at the University of California Los Angeles, 90024, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 18:98-101. 2003
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  14. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of safety and efficacy of pacemaker and defibrillator implantation by axillary incision in pediatric patients
    Joselyn C R Lee
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 27:304-7. 2004
    ..The axillary or extrathoracic venous entry site avoids subclavian crush syndrome...
  15. doi request reprint Sex-related disparity in surgical mortality among pediatric patients
    Thomas S Klitzner
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 1:77-88. 2006
    ..It has been reported that gender differences in cardiovascular outcomes found in adults also are present in children who undergo surgical repair for congenital heart disease...
  16. doi request reprint Effects of a medical home program for children with special health care needs on parental perceptions of care in an ethnically diverse patient population
    Leslie J Hamilton
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, UCLA Children s Health Center, 200 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 265, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:463-9. 2013
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  17. ncbi request reprint Atrioventricular ring reentry in embryonic mouse hearts
    Miguel Valderrabano
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 675 Charles Young Dr So, 3645 MRL, Los Angeles, Calif 90095 1760, USA
    Circulation 114:543-9. 2006
    ..We studied AV conduction during this transition and its sensitivity to autonomic modulation...
  18. pmc Atrioventricular conduction and arrhythmias at the initiation of beating in embryonic mouse hearts
    Fuhua Chen
    UCLA Cardiovascular Research Laboratory, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, 675 Charles Young Drive South, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Dev Dyn 239:1941-9. 2010
    ..In summary, at the onset of beating, I(f)-dependent pacemaking drives both AP propagation and Ca(i) transient generation through activation of voltage-dependent Ca channels. Na channels and intracellular Ca cycling have minor roles...
  19. ncbi request reprint Autonomic regulation of calcium cycling in developing embryonic mouse hearts
    Fuhua Chen
    Department of Pediatrics and the Cardiovascular Research Laboratory, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 675 Charles Young Drive So 3754 MRL, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7045, USA
    Cell Calcium 39:375-85. 2006
    ..These results define the functional and structural sequence of autonomic regulation of Ca(2+) transient in the embryonic mouse heart...