Shubhayan Sanatani

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Canadian Cardiovascular Society and Canadian Pediatric Cardiology Association Position Statement on the Approach to Syncope in the Pediatric Patient
    Shubhayan Sanatani
    British Columbia Children s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Electronic address
    Can J Cardiol . 2016
  2. doi request reprint The study of antiarrhythmic medications in infancy (SAMIS): a multicenter, randomized controlled trial comparing the efficacy and safety of digoxin versus propranolol for prophylaxis of supraventricular tachycardia in infants
    Shubhayan Sanatani
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, British Columbia Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 5:984-91. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The challenge of diagnosing arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy in the young
    Shubhayan Sanatani
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, British Columbia Children s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatr Cardiol 29:800-3. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint The Brugada ECG pattern in a neonate
    Shubhayan Sanatani
    Division of Cardiology, British Columbia Children s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 16:342-4. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Lone atrial fibrillation in the pediatric population
    Lindsay C Mills
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 29:1227-33. 2013
  6. doi request reprint The Canadian Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy Registry: Rationale, Design, and Preliminary Recruitment
    Andrew D Krahn
    Heart Rhythm Vancouver, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Heart Rhythm Vancouver, Division of Cardiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Electronic address
    Can J Cardiol 32:1396-1401. 2016
  7. doi request reprint Ischemia-reperfusion destabilizes rhythmicity in immature atrioventricular pacemakers: A predisposing factor for postoperative arrhythmias in neonate rabbits
    Cici Chenliu
    Cardiovascular Sciences, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, BC, Canada Molecular Cardiac Physiology Group, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Heart Rhythm 13:2348-2355. 2016
  8. doi request reprint The effects of droperidol and ondansetron on dispersion of myocardial repolarization in children
    Disha Mehta
    Department of Pediatric Anesthesia, British Columbia s Children s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Paediatr Anaesth 20:905-12. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Biophysical properties of the aorta and left ventricle and exercise capacity in obese children
    Kevin C Harris
    Children s Heart Centre, British Columbia Children s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Am J Cardiol 110:897-901. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Outcome of Apparently Unexplained Cardiac Arrest: Results From Investigation and Follow-Up of the Prospective Cardiac Arrest Survivors With Preserved Ejection Fraction Registry
    Adam R M Herman
    From the Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada A R M H, C C, K G, M T B, C S, M J, S C, A D K Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, Libin Cardiovascular Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada B G Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada C S S University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada D H B Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Western University, London, ON, Canada G J K, R Y Department of Medicine, Quebec Heart and Lung Institute, Quebec City, QC, Canada J C Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton, ON, Canada J S H Department of Medicine, Montreal Heart Institute, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 9:e003619. 2016

Detail Information

Publications51

  1. doi request reprint Canadian Cardiovascular Society and Canadian Pediatric Cardiology Association Position Statement on the Approach to Syncope in the Pediatric Patient
    Shubhayan Sanatani
    British Columbia Children s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Electronic address
    Can J Cardiol . 2016
    ..For most patients with syncope, medical testing is not required and lifestyle modifications without medications suffice to prevent recurrences...
  2. doi request reprint The study of antiarrhythmic medications in infancy (SAMIS): a multicenter, randomized controlled trial comparing the efficacy and safety of digoxin versus propranolol for prophylaxis of supraventricular tachycardia in infants
    Shubhayan Sanatani
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, British Columbia Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 5:984-91. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the efficacy and safety of the 2 most commonly used medications for antiarrhythmic prophylaxis of SVT in infants: digoxin and propranolol...
  3. doi request reprint The challenge of diagnosing arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy in the young
    Shubhayan Sanatani
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, British Columbia Children s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatr Cardiol 29:800-3. 2008
    ..The diagnosis was made based on the morphology of a single beat during exercise testing. We illustrate the difficulty of diagnosing ARVC in the young even with a heightened index of suspicion...
  4. ncbi request reprint The Brugada ECG pattern in a neonate
    Shubhayan Sanatani
    Division of Cardiology, British Columbia Children s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 16:342-4. 2005
    ..The baby was subsequently diagnosed with a fatty acid oxidation disorder (medium chain Acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency or MCAD). We speculate that free fatty acid accumulation can give rise to the Brugada ECG pattern...
  5. doi request reprint Lone atrial fibrillation in the pediatric population
    Lindsay C Mills
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 29:1227-33. 2013
    ..We sought to describe the clinical characteristics, management strategies, and recurrence rates and to identify predictors of AF recurrence in a contemporary pediatric population...
  6. doi request reprint The Canadian Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy Registry: Rationale, Design, and Preliminary Recruitment
    Andrew D Krahn
    Heart Rhythm Vancouver, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Heart Rhythm Vancouver, Division of Cardiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Electronic address
    Can J Cardiol 32:1396-1401. 2016
    ..Incomplete penetrance and variable expressivity are particularly evident in ARVC, making clinical decision-making challenging...
  7. doi request reprint Ischemia-reperfusion destabilizes rhythmicity in immature atrioventricular pacemakers: A predisposing factor for postoperative arrhythmias in neonate rabbits
    Cici Chenliu
    Cardiovascular Sciences, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, BC, Canada Molecular Cardiac Physiology Group, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Heart Rhythm 13:2348-2355. 2016
    ..We hypothesize that ischemia-reperfusion (I/R) related changes exacerbate these postoperative arrhythmias in the neonate heart and administration of postoperative inotropes is contributory...
  8. doi request reprint The effects of droperidol and ondansetron on dispersion of myocardial repolarization in children
    Disha Mehta
    Department of Pediatric Anesthesia, British Columbia s Children s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Paediatr Anaesth 20:905-12. 2010
    ..To compare the effects of droperidol and ondansetron on electrocardiographic indices of myocardial repolarization in children...
  9. doi request reprint Biophysical properties of the aorta and left ventricle and exercise capacity in obese children
    Kevin C Harris
    Children s Heart Centre, British Columbia Children s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Am J Cardiol 110:897-901. 2012
    ..Obese children also had an increased LV mass, altered diastolic properties, and an abnormal exercise capacity. PWV might be useful in monitoring the progression of arterial disease or the effect of therapeutic interventions...
  10. doi request reprint Outcome of Apparently Unexplained Cardiac Arrest: Results From Investigation and Follow-Up of the Prospective Cardiac Arrest Survivors With Preserved Ejection Fraction Registry
    Adam R M Herman
    From the Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada A R M H, C C, K G, M T B, C S, M J, S C, A D K Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, Libin Cardiovascular Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada B G Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada C S S University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada D H B Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Western University, London, ON, Canada G J K, R Y Department of Medicine, Quebec Heart and Lung Institute, Quebec City, QC, Canada J C Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton, ON, Canada J S H Department of Medicine, Montreal Heart Institute, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 9:e003619. 2016
    ..Exercise testing, drug provocation, advanced cardiac imaging, and genetic testing may be useful when a cause is not apparent...
  11. doi request reprint The effect of propofol concentration on dispersion of myocardial repolarization in children
    Helen V Hume-Smith
    Department of Pediatric Anesthesia, British Columbia Children s Hospital, 4480 Oak St, Vancouver, BC, V6H 3V4, Canada
    Anesth Analg 107:806-10. 2008
    ..In this randomized, double-blind, clinical study, we investigated the dose-response relationship between propofol, QTc, and Tp-e in a range of doses clinically relevant for surgical anesthesia...
  12. doi request reprint Current management of focal atrial tachycardia in children: a multicenter experience
    Kristopher T Kang
    From the Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, British Columbia Children s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada K T K, J E P, S S Primary Children s Hospital, Salt Lake City, UT S P E Stollery Children s Hospital, Edmonton, AB, Canada M J K Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO S T D University of Michigan, Ann Arbor D J B Oregon Health and Science University, Portland S B Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada R M H Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee A K S Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN B C C and The Children s Hospital Colorado, Aurora M S S
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 7:664-70. 2014
    ..This study characterizes current management strategies for FAT in children including the prevalence of spontaneous resolution and the role of catheter ablation...
  13. doi request reprint Physical activity recommendations for patients with electrophysiologic and structural congenital heart disease: a survey of Canadian health care providers
    Thomas M Roston
    Children s Heart Centre, British Columbia Children s Hospital, University of British Columbia, 4480 Oak Street, 1F Clinic, Vancouver, BC, V6H 3V4, Canada
    Pediatr Cardiol 34:1374-81. 2013
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  14. doi request reprint The Canadian experience with Durata and Riata ST Optim defibrillator leads: a report from the Canadian Heart Rhythm Society Device Committee
    Matthew T Bennett
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Heart Rhythm 10:1478-81. 2013
    ..The St. Jude Medical Riata family of implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) leads has demonstrated a high rate of externalized conductors and electrical failure...
  15. doi request reprint A novel mechanism for LQT3 with 2:1 block: a pore-lining mutation in Nav1.5 significantly affects voltage-dependence of activation
    Andrew J Horne
    Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C, V6T 1Z3, Canada
    Heart Rhythm 8:770-7. 2011
    ..SCN5A mutations that cause a gain of function in the cardiac voltage-gated sodium channel (Nav1.5) lead to long QT syndrome and a higher risk for sudden cardiac death...
  16. doi request reprint Are implantable loop recorders useful in detecting arrhythmias in children with unexplained syncope?
    Khalid N Al Dhahri
    Division of Cardiology, B C Children s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 32:1422-7. 2009
    ..The implantable loop recorder (ILR) is a medical device that was created for prolonged monitoring of heart rate and rhythm and has been used in a limited number of pediatric studies in which the cause of the syncope is unknown...
  17. doi request reprint A novel RYR2 loss-of-function mutation (I4855M) is associated with left ventricular non-compaction and atypical catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia
    Thomas M Roston
    BC Inherited Arrhythmia Program, Vancouver, BC, Canada Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    J Electrocardiol . 2016
    ..A rare LVNC-CPVT overlap syndrome may be caused by exon 3 deletion in RyR2. We sought to characterize the phenotypic spectrum and molecular basis of a novel RyR2 mutation identified in a family with both conditions...
  18. doi request reprint Should early extubation be the goal for children after congenital cardiac surgery?
    Kevin C Harris
    Division of Cardiology, British Columbia Children s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 148:2642-7. 2014
    ..We sought to determine the feasibility and assess the clinical outcomes associated with an early extubation strategy for all children undergoing congenital heart surgery, including neonates (age, <30 days)...
  19. doi request reprint Does biventricular pacing improve hemodynamics in children undergoing routine congenital heart surgery?
    Aamir Jeewa
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, British Columbia Children s Hospital, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Pediatr Cardiol 31:181-7. 2010
    ..Further prospective studies are needed to assess the role of multisite pacing in children with ventricular dyssynchrony such as those with single ventricles, those undergoing reoperation or those with high RACHS scores...
  20. doi request reprint Postnatal outcome in patients with fetal tachycardia
    Shreya Moodley
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, British Columbia Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6H 3V4, Canada
    Pediatr Cardiol 34:81-7. 2013
    ..The majority of patients with postnatal arrhythmia present within 48 h of life, which has clinical implications for monitoring. Postnatal outcome is generally very good with most patients being weaned off medication in 6-12 months...
  21. doi request reprint Epinephrine infusion in the evaluation of unexplained cardiac arrest and familial sudden death: from the cardiac arrest survivors with preserved Ejection Fraction Registry
    Andrew D Krahn
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 5:933-40. 2012
    ..Epinephrine infusion may unmask latent genetic conditions associated with cardiac arrest, including long-QT syndrome and catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia (VT)...
  22. pmc Benign cardiac tumours, malignant arrhythmias
    Kimberley A Myers
    Children s Heart Center, 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 26:e58-61. 2010
    ..The literature regarding the arrhythmogenic potential of PCTs and the use of implantable cardioverter defibrillators in these patients is reviewed. The series highlights the deficiency of prognostic information for this cohort...
  23. doi request reprint Isolation and characterization of atrioventricular nodal cells from neonate rabbit heart
    Xiao Ye Sheng
    Cardiovascular Sciences, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 4:936-46. 2011
    ..This is due in large part to the dearth of information on the structure and physiology of the AV node in the immature myocardium...
  24. doi request reprint The safety of modern anesthesia for children with long QT syndrome
    Simon D Whyte
    From the Department of Pediatric Anesthesia, BC Children s Hospital and Department of Anesthesia, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Pediatric Anesthesia, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia, Monroe Carell Jr Children s Hospital at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee Pediatric Cardiology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee Pediatric Cardiology, University of Utah School of Medicine and Primary Children s Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Cardiology, Children s Hospital Colorado, Aurora, Colorado Division of Cardiology, University of Iowa Children s Hospital, Iowa City, Iowa Pediatric Anesthesia, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada and Children s Heart Centre, BC Children s Hospital and Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Anesth Analg 119:932-8. 2014
    ..We present the largest multicenter review to date of anesthetic management in children with LQTS...
  25. doi request reprint Permanent junctional reciprocating tachycardia in children: a multicenter experience
    Kristopher T Kang
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, British Columbia Children s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Heart Rhythm 11:1426-32. 2014
    ..Treatment of this arrhythmia has been considered difficult because of a high medication failure rate and risk of cardiomyopathy. Outcomes in the current era of interventional treatment with catheter ablation have not been published...
  26. doi request reprint Assessment of genetic causes of cardiac arrest
    Matthew T Bennett
    Division of Cardiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 29:100-10. 2013
    ..This allows for the initiation of disease-specific treatments and enables family screening...
  27. doi request reprint Inherited heart rhythm disease: negotiating the minefield for the practicing cardiologist
    Andrew D Krahn
    Division of Cardiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 29:122-5. 2013
    ..Condition-specific treatment strategies that are deployed in regional clinics are discussed, including the role of the referring health care team...
  28. ncbi request reprint Right ventricular outflow tract tachycardia in children
    Kevin C Harris
    BC Children s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Pediatr 149:822-826. 2006
    ..To assess the clinical spectrum of right ventricular outflow tract tachycardia and its management in children...
  29. ncbi request reprint Catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia: a model for genotype-specific therapy
    Thomas M Roston
    aDepartment of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia bDepartment of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta cDepartment of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia dChildren s Heart Centre, BC Children s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Curr Opin Cardiol 32:78-85. 2017
    ..This review will discuss recent advances and ongoing challenges in devising genotype-specific CPVT therapies...
  30. doi request reprint Advances in the diagnosis and treatment of catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia
    Thomas M Roston
    1Department of Pediatrics, Children s Heart Centre, Division of Cardiology, British Columbia Children s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Cardiol Young 27:S49-S56. 2017
    ..The recent publication of gene therapy in an animal model of the recessive form of the disease highlights the importance of improving our understanding of the genetic underpinnings of the disease...
  31. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the effect on dispersion of repolarization of age-adjusted MAC values of sevoflurane in children
    Simon D Whyte
    Department of Pediatric Anesthesia, British Columbia Children s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Anesth Analg 104:277-82. 2007
    ..Thus Tp-e is a readily measured assay of drug torsadogenicity. Several anesthetic drugs prolong the QT interval, but their effect on TDR is largely unknown...
  32. doi request reprint Morbidities in the ultra-athlete and marathoner
    Taylor C Cunningham
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, Children s Heart Centre, British Columbia s Children s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Cardiol Young 27:S94-S100. 2017
    ..This article serves to review whether excessive exercise may result in harm in some athletes...
  33. pmc Mechanistic basis for LQT1 caused by S3 mutations in the KCNQ1 subunit of IKs
    Jodene Eldstrom
    Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z3, Canada
    J Gen Physiol 135:433-48. 2010
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  34. doi request reprint Sudden unexpected death in children with heart disease
    Shubhayan Sanatani
    Children s Heart Center, British Columbia s Children s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Congenit Heart Dis 1:89-97. 2006
    ..To review a mortality database, and identify all sudden unexpected deaths in patients followed by the cardiac program...
  35. doi request reprint Genetic Insurance Discrimination in Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndromes: Empirical Evidence From a Cross-Sectional Survey in North America
    Saira Mohammed
    From the Division of Cardiology, British Columbia Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada S M, Z L, P H D, J E P, J N C T, E D S, S S Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah, Primary Children s Hospital, Salt Lake City S P E Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndromes Foundation of the USA, Salt Lake City, UT A L The Canadian Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndromes Foundation, Mississauga, Ontario P H and Department of Medicine, Pediatrics, and Molecular Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Divisions of Cardiovascular Diseases and Pediatric Cardiology, Windland Smith Rice Sudden Death Genomics Laboratory, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN M J A
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 10:. 2017
    ..It is important to identify the barriers and challenges faced by families as a result of genetic screening for SADS to enable equitable access to insurance coverage...
  36. doi request reprint Exercise and Inherited Arrhythmias
    Christopher C Cheung
    Division of Cardiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 32:452-8. 2016
    ..In this review, we emphasize shared decision making, monitored medical therapy, individual and team awareness of precautions and emergency response measures, and a more permissive approach to recreational and competitive exercise. ..
  37. doi request reprint Characterization of Myocardial Repolarization Reserve in Adolescent Females With Anorexia Nervosa
    Gareth J Padfield
    From Heart Rhythm Services, Division of Cardiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada G J P, C S, K G, A D K British Columbia Children s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada C A E, A M D, P Y L, S S, E S, J E P, G S and Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada J H P
    Circulation 133:557-65. 2016
    ..Exercise testing is useful in unmasking QT prolongation in disorders associated with abnormal repolarization. We characterized QT adaptation during exercise in anorexia...
  38. doi request reprint Changes in QTc associated with a rapid bolus dose of dexmedetomidine in patients receiving TIVA: a retrospective study
    Matthias Görges
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Paediatr Anaesth 25:1287-93. 2015
    ..Unfortunately, current evidence for dexmedetomidine-induced QT prolongation is sparse and somewhat contradictory...
  39. doi request reprint Fascicular and nonfascicular left ventricular tachycardias in the young: an international multicenter study
    Kathryn K Collins
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital, University of Colorado, Denver, CO, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 24:640-8. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical presentation and outcomes of pediatric patients with ventricular tachycardia (VT) originating from left heart structures...
  40. doi request reprint Pacemaker therapy of postoperative arrhythmias after pediatric cardiac surgery
    Peter Skippen
    From the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Children s Heart Centre, British Columbia Children s Hospital, BC, Canada
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 11:133-8. 2010
    ..To summarize the practical operation of temporary pacemakers in common use pertinent to the intensivist caring for the postcardiac patient. Pacemaker therapy is commonly required in the postoperative period after congenital cardiac surgery...
  41. pmc Echocardiographic tools for pacemaker optimization of ventricular function in an infant following surgical repair for double outlet right ventricle
    Aamir Jeewa
    BC Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 26:e353-5. 2010
    ..The present case highlights the usefulness of newer echocardiographic techniques in pacemaker optimization in the acute postoperative setting...
  42. ncbi request reprint Use of an implantable loop recorder in the evaluation of children with congenital heart disease
    Shubhayan Sanatani
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children and the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am Heart J 143:366-72. 2002
    ..Syncope in the patient with congenital heart disease presents a diagnostic challenge. We applied this technology to a cohort of pediatric patients...
  43. doi request reprint Pediatric nonpost-operative junctional ectopic tachycardia medical management and interventional therapies
    Kathryn K Collins
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, The Children s Hospital, 13123 E 16th Avenue, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 53:690-7. 2009
    ..To determine the outcomes of medical management, pacing, and catheter ablation for the treatment of nonpost-operative junctional ectopic tachycardia (JET) in a pediatric population...
  44. pmc An alternate technique to pacing in complex congenital heart disease: assessment of the left thoracotomy approach
    Ashley D Roberts
    Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    Can J Cardiol 22:481-4. 2006
    ..The surgical approach used to implant the pacemaker leads has been shown to impact lead survival. There is a paucity of pediatric literature describing the experience using a left thoracotomy approach...
  45. doi request reprint A KCNQ1 V205M missense mutation causes a high rate of long QT syndrome in a First Nations community of northern British Columbia: a community-based approach to understanding the impact
    Laura Arbour
    Department of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Genet Med 10:545-50. 2008
    ..Hereditary long QT syndrome is named for a prolonged QT interval reflecting predisposition to ventricular arrhythmias and sudden death. A high rate in a remote, northern Canadian First Nations community was brought to attention...
  46. ncbi request reprint Torsades de pointes with sevoflurane
    Simon D Whyte
    Paediatr Anaesth 16:1199-201; author reply 1201. 2006
  47. ncbi request reprint Long on QT and low on calcium
    Timothy J Bradley
    Division of Cardiology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto
    Cardiol Young 14:667-70. 2004
    ..We report four cases documenting the varied clinical spectrum in which hypocalcaemic-induced prolongation of the QT interval and arrhythmia can occur in childhood...
  48. ncbi request reprint Documenting junctional ectopic tachycardia following pediatric open heart surgery
    Aungkana Gengsakul
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Phramongkutklao Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 88:S214-22. 2005
    ..To determine appropriated documentations for diagnosis junctional ectopic tachycardia (JET) before treatment in post-operative open heart surgery and identify risk factors for post-operative cardiac arrhythmias in children...
  49. ncbi request reprint Invasive measurements of atrioventricular conduction parameters prior to and following ventricular septal defect closure with the amplatzer device
    Euloge Kouadio Kramoh
    Pediatric Cardiology 6th Floor, Bloc 9, Sainte Justine Hospital, 3175 Cote Sainte Catherine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Invasive Cardiol 20:212-6. 2008
    ..Because of anatomical proximity, closure of paramembranous ventricular septal defect (pm-VSD) with an Amplatzer occluder has the potential to affect the atrioventricular (AV) conduction system...
  50. doi request reprint Congenital long QT syndrome in children identified by family screening
    Colin Petko
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:1756-8. 2008
    ..Appropriate implantable cardioverter-defibrillator discharges in the nonproband group underscore the importance of follow-up in this relatively asymptomatic population...
  51. ncbi request reprint Long QT syndrome in children in the era of implantable defibrillators
    Susan P Etheridge
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:1335-40. 2007
    ..We sought to assess the spectrum and outcome of young long QT syndrome (LQTS) patients, addressing treatment including device indications, risks, and benefits...