A P Rocchini

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Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Clonidine prevents insulin resistance and hypertension in obese dogs
    A P Rocchini
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Hypertension 33:548-53. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Hypertension and insulin resistance are not directly related in obese dogs
    Albert P Rocchini
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Hypertension 43:1011-6. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Serial changes in norepinephrine kinetics associated with feeding dogs a high-fat diet
    Albert P Rocchini
    Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology Division, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5204, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 12:117-24. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Pediatric hypertension 2001
    Albert P Rocchini
    Pediatric Cardiology, C S Mott Hospital, University of Michigan Health Systems, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 17:385-9. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Pediatric cardiac catheterization
    Albert P Rocchini
    C S Mott Hospital, University of Michigan Health Systems, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 17:283-8. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Raising heart-healthy children
    A P Rocchini
    CS Mott Hospital, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    Pediatr Int 41:597-602. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Congenital Heart Surgery Nomenclature and Database Project: therapeutic cardiac catheter interventions
    A P Rocchini
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, C S Mott Children s Hospital, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor 48109 0204, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 69:S332-42. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Inducibility of intra-atrial reentrant tachycardia after the first two stages of the Fontan sequence
    I H Law
    University of Michigan Congenital Heart Center and Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Health Systems, Ann Arbor 48109-0204, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 37:231-7. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance syndrome in childhood: associations of the euglycemic insulin clamp and fasting insulin with fatness and other risk factors
    A R Sinaiko
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Pediatr 139:700-7. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Access to the left atrium for delivery of radiofrequency ablation in young patients: retrograde aortic vs transseptal approach
    I H Law
    University of Michigan Congenital Heart Center, C. S. Mott Children's Hospital and the Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Health Systems, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 22:204-9. 2001

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Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Clonidine prevents insulin resistance and hypertension in obese dogs
    A P Rocchini
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Hypertension 33:548-53. 1999
    ..The present study suggests that the central sympathetic nervous system plays a critical role in the development of both insulin resistance and hypertension associated with feeding dogs a high fat diet...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hypertension and insulin resistance are not directly related in obese dogs
    Albert P Rocchini
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Hypertension 43:1011-6. 2004
    ..In addition, there is a suggestion that insulin resistance in this experimental model is mediated through the central and or peripheral alpha2-adrenoceptors, whereas hypertension is mediated through the alpha1- and or beta-adrenoceptors...
  3. doi request reprint Serial changes in norepinephrine kinetics associated with feeding dogs a high-fat diet
    Albert P Rocchini
    Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology Division, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5204, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 12:117-24. 2010
    ..This study supports the hypothesis that activation of the SNS plays a pivotal role in the metabolic and hemodynamic changes that occur with weight gain induced by HFD...
  4. ncbi request reprint Pediatric hypertension 2001
    Albert P Rocchini
    Pediatric Cardiology, C S Mott Hospital, University of Michigan Health Systems, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 17:385-9. 2002
    ..The information obtained during the past year has improved our understanding of the pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment of childhood hypertension...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pediatric cardiac catheterization
    Albert P Rocchini
    C S Mott Hospital, University of Michigan Health Systems, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 17:283-8. 2002
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Raising heart-healthy children
    A P Rocchini
    CS Mott Hospital, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    Pediatr Int 41:597-602. 1999
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Congenital Heart Surgery Nomenclature and Database Project: therapeutic cardiac catheter interventions
    A P Rocchini
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, C S Mott Children s Hospital, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor 48109 0204, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 69:S332-42. 2000
    ..A minimum database set is also presented which will allow for data sharing and would lend itself to basic interpretation of trends. Outcome tables relating diagnoses, procedures, and various risk factors are presented...
  8. ncbi request reprint Inducibility of intra-atrial reentrant tachycardia after the first two stages of the Fontan sequence
    I H Law
    University of Michigan Congenital Heart Center and Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Health Systems, Ann Arbor 48109-0204, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 37:231-7. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The rate of inducible, sustained IART in a group of patients before the Fontan operation is 27% and is associated with older age at the time of second-stage palliation, older age at pre-Fontan evaluation and female gender...
  9. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance syndrome in childhood: associations of the euglycemic insulin clamp and fasting insulin with fatness and other risk factors
    A R Sinaiko
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Pediatr 139:700-7. 2001
    ..The clustering of risk factors according to level of M(lbm) suggests that adult cardiovascular disease is more likely to develop in children with the greatest degree of insulin resistance...
  10. ncbi request reprint Access to the left atrium for delivery of radiofrequency ablation in young patients: retrograde aortic vs transseptal approach
    I H Law
    University of Michigan Congenital Heart Center, C. S. Mott Children's Hospital and the Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Health Systems, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 22:204-9. 2001
    ..These data suggest that although outcomes and major complication rates are similar for the two groups, the use of fewer catheters and shorter fluoroscopic times warrant consideration of the transseptal atrial approach in young patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effect of acute changes in load on left ventricular diastolic function during device closure of atrial septal defects
    Carlen A Gomez
    Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:686-8. 2005
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  12. ncbi request reprint Obesity hypertension
    Albert P Rocchini
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Am J Hypertens 15:50S-52S. 2002
    ..However, the exact mechanisms whereby obesity causes hypertension are complex and multifactorial. The current article summarizes some of the known mechanisms responsible for obesity hypertension...
  13. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic predictors for the development of subaortic stenosis after repair of atrioventricular septal defect
    D Scott Lim
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville 22908 0386, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:900-3. 2003
  14. ncbi request reprint Comparison of simultaneous invasive and noninvasive measurements of pressure gradients in congenital aortic valve stenosis
    Piers C A Barker
    University of Michigan Congenital Heart Center, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 15:1496-502. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare different noninvasive measurements with simultaneous catheter gradients to identify which best predicts the catheter peak to peak gradient...
  15. ncbi request reprint Systemic arterial pressure and brachial arterial flow-mediated dilatation in young cardiac transplant recipients
    D Scott Lim
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48198 0204, USA
    Am J Cardiol 90:1035-7. 2002
  16. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of patients after coarctation of the aorta repair
    Olga H Toro-Salazar
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, University of Connecticut Medical School and Connecticut Children s Medical Center, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
    Am J Cardiol 89:541-7. 2002
    ..More than 1/3 of the survivors developed significant late cardiovascular abnormalities...
  17. ncbi request reprint Drug therapy of high-risk lipid abnormalities in children and adolescents: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association Atherosclerosis, Hypertension, and Obesity in Youth Committee, Council of Cardiovascular Disease in the Young, with the C
    Brian W McCrindle
    Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    Circulation 115:1948-67. 2007
    ..Recommendations are provided to guide decision-making with regard to patient selection, initiation, monitoring, and maintenance of drug therapy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Superior vena cava thrombectomy with the X-SIZER catheter system in a child with Fontan palliation
    Jeffrey G Gossett
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0204, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:28-32. 2007
    ..She demonstrated rapid improvement in her neurologic deficits after the procedure. This represents the first published use of the X-SIZER in a child and its first published use for SVC thrombectomy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Decompression of the left atrium during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation using a transseptal cannula incorporated into the circuit
    Ranjit M Aiyagari
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Crit Care Med 34:2603-6. 2006
    ..We sought to evaluate whether adequate left atrial decompression can be achieved via percutaneous placement of a transseptal left atrial drain incorporated in the ECMO venous circuit...
  20. ncbi request reprint Catheter-based decompression of the left atrium in patients with hypoplastic left heart syndrome and restrictive atrial septum is safe and effective
    Jeffrey G Gossett
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 67:619-24. 2006
    ..Catheter intervention improves survival compared to historical controls undergoing emergent Norwood...
  21. ncbi request reprint Extended resection and end-to-end anastomosis for aortic coarctation in infants: results of a tailored surgical approach
    Gail E Wright
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:1453-9. 2005
    ..The surgical repair of aortic coarctation in infants has evolved over time. This study evaluates our current approach utilizing extended end-to-end anastomosis without prosthetic material to enlarge all areas of aortic arch hypoplasia...
  22. ncbi request reprint Transcatheter occlusion of aortopulmonary shunts during single-ventricle surgical palliation
    D Scott Lim
    Virginia Children s Heart Center, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 65:427-33. 2005
    ..However, the degree of recirculation from aortopulmonary collaterals does not correlate with outcome after Fontan surgery in this patient cohort...
  23. ncbi request reprint Childhood obesity and a diabetes epidemic
    Albert P Rocchini
    N Engl J Med 346:854-5. 2002
  24. ncbi request reprint Effect of oral L-arginine on oxidant stress, endothelial dysfunction, and systemic arterial pressure in young cardiac transplant recipients
    D Scott Lim
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0386, USA
    Am J Cardiol 94:828-31. 2004
    ..Our data support the concept that cardiac transplant recipients use excess endogenous NO from L-arginine supplementation to buffer increased vascular oxidant stress...
  25. ncbi request reprint Relation of insulin resistance and body composition to left ventricular mass in children
    Julia Steinberger
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota Medical School, MMC 94, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Am J Cardiol 90:1177-80. 2002