Alain Fraisse

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Country: France

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Paediatric cardiac intensive care unit: current setting and organization in 2010
    Alain Fraisse
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Hopital d Enfants de la Timone, 264 rue Saint Pierre, Marseille Cedex 5, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 103:546-51. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Doppler echocardiographic predictors of outcome in newborns with persistent pulmonary hypertension
    Alain Fraisse
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Cardiol Young 14:277-83. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Efficiency of transcatheter closure of atrial septal defects in small and symptomatic children
    Alain Fraisse
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Departement de Cardiologie, Hopital La Timone, Marseille, France
    Cardiol Young 18:343-7. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Transcatheter perforation followed by pulmonary valvuloplasty in neonates with pulmonary atresia and ventricular septal defect
    Nicolas Hugues
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Hopital d Enfants de la Timone, 264, rue Saint Pierre, 13385 Marseille Cedex 5, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 102:427-32. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Use of Amplatzer fenestrated atrial septal defect device in a child with familial pulmonary hypertension
    Alain Fraisse
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Departement de Cardiologie, Hopital de la Timone, 264 rue St Pierre, 13385, Cedex 05, Marseille, France
    Pediatr Cardiol 27:759-62. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Paclitaxel drug-eluting stent placement for pulmonary vein stenosis as a bridge to heart-lung transplantation
    Andreea Dragulescu
    Services de Cardiologie Pédiatrique, Chirurgie Thoracique et Cardiovasculaire et Cardiologie, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire La Timone, Marseille Cedex 5, France
    Pediatr Cardiol 30:1169-71. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint [Medico-surgical treatment of occlusion of the left pulmonary artery by extension of ductal tissue (pulmonary coarctation)]
    A Fraisse
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Departement de Cardiologie, Hopital d Enfants de la Timone, Marseille
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 98:455-60. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Complete atrioventricular canal repair under 1 year: Rastelli one-patch procedure yields excellent long-term results
    Andreea Dragulescu
    Pediatric Cardiology Unit, Children s Hospital, La Timone, Marseille, France
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:1599-604; discussion 1604-6. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Long-term results of pulmonary artery rehabilitation in patients with pulmonary atresia, ventricular septal defect, pulmonary artery hypoplasia, and major aortopulmonary collaterals
    Andreea Dragulescu
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Hôpital de la Timone Enfants, Marseille, France
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:1374-80. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Feasibility of transcatheter closure in unselected patients with secundum atrial septal defect, using Amplatzer devices and a modified sizing balloon technique
    Issam Kammache
    Cardiologie pédiatrique et congénitale, hôpital de Timone Enfants, 264 rue St Pierre, 13005 Marseille, France
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 78:665-74. 2011

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Publications74

  1. doi request reprint Paediatric cardiac intensive care unit: current setting and organization in 2010
    Alain Fraisse
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Hopital d Enfants de la Timone, 264 rue Saint Pierre, Marseille Cedex 5, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 103:546-51. 2010
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Doppler echocardiographic predictors of outcome in newborns with persistent pulmonary hypertension
    Alain Fraisse
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Cardiol Young 14:277-83. 2004
    ..We sought to identify the predictors of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation therapy, death, and response to inhaled nitric oxide...
  3. doi request reprint Efficiency of transcatheter closure of atrial septal defects in small and symptomatic children
    Alain Fraisse
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Departement de Cardiologie, Hopital La Timone, Marseille, France
    Cardiol Young 18:343-7. 2008
    ..We report the multicentric French experience with transcatheter closure in children weighing 15 kilograms or less, with the aim of assessing the efficacy of the procedure in this age group...
  4. doi request reprint Transcatheter perforation followed by pulmonary valvuloplasty in neonates with pulmonary atresia and ventricular septal defect
    Nicolas Hugues
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Hopital d Enfants de la Timone, 264, rue Saint Pierre, 13385 Marseille Cedex 5, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 102:427-32. 2009
    ..We report our experience of transcatheter treatment of PAVSD by perforation followed by balloon dilation of the valve, as it is performed in pulmonary atresia - intact ventricular septum...
  5. ncbi request reprint Use of Amplatzer fenestrated atrial septal defect device in a child with familial pulmonary hypertension
    Alain Fraisse
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Departement de Cardiologie, Hopital de la Timone, 264 rue St Pierre, 13385, Cedex 05, Marseille, France
    Pediatr Cardiol 27:759-62. 2006
    ..The long-term patency of the atrial communication needs further confirmation and the optimal timing for its application has to be determined...
  6. doi request reprint Paclitaxel drug-eluting stent placement for pulmonary vein stenosis as a bridge to heart-lung transplantation
    Andreea Dragulescu
    Services de Cardiologie Pédiatrique, Chirurgie Thoracique et Cardiovasculaire et Cardiologie, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire La Timone, Marseille Cedex 5, France
    Pediatr Cardiol 30:1169-71. 2009
    ..Heart-lung transplantation was ultimately performed after drug-eluting stents were placed in pulmonary veins as a bridge to the transplantation...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Medico-surgical treatment of occlusion of the left pulmonary artery by extension of ductal tissue (pulmonary coarctation)]
    A Fraisse
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Departement de Cardiologie, Hopital d Enfants de la Timone, Marseille
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 98:455-60. 2005
    ..The authors conclude that the treatment of left pulmonary occlusion by coarctation requires a medico-surgical approach in which angioplasty and stenting complete successfully the surgical revascularisation...
  8. doi request reprint Complete atrioventricular canal repair under 1 year: Rastelli one-patch procedure yields excellent long-term results
    Andreea Dragulescu
    Pediatric Cardiology Unit, Children s Hospital, La Timone, Marseille, France
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:1599-604; discussion 1604-6. 2008
    ..Considering more recently proposed techniques, we have evaluated our midterm and long-term results of Rastelli one-patch repair in complete atrioventricular canal...
  9. doi request reprint Long-term results of pulmonary artery rehabilitation in patients with pulmonary atresia, ventricular septal defect, pulmonary artery hypoplasia, and major aortopulmonary collaterals
    Andreea Dragulescu
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Hôpital de la Timone Enfants, Marseille, France
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:1374-80. 2011
    ..The study objective was to report the long-term results of pulmonary artery rehabilitation in patients with pulmonary atresia, ventricular septal defect, hypoplastic pulmonary arteries, and major aortopulmonary collaterals...
  10. doi request reprint Feasibility of transcatheter closure in unselected patients with secundum atrial septal defect, using Amplatzer devices and a modified sizing balloon technique
    Issam Kammache
    Cardiologie pédiatrique et congénitale, hôpital de Timone Enfants, 264 rue St Pierre, 13005 Marseille, France
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 78:665-74. 2011
    ..We aimed to assess (1) the role of surgical versus transcatheter closure techniques and (2) the impact of a modified implantation technique to optimize closure of secundum septal defects with the Amplatzer device...
  11. doi request reprint Stenting right ventricular outflow in an infant with tetralogy of Fallot and well-developed pulmonary arteries
    Fedoua El Louali
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Hôpital de la Timone Enfants, 264 rue St Pierre, 13385, Marseille Cedex 05, France
    Pediatr Cardiol 34:438-40. 2013
    ..3 SD) and 7.3-mm (z-score, +1.7 SD), respectively, 3 months after stent implantation. No signs of pulmonary overcirculation developed, and complete surgical repair was performed at the age of 6 months...
  12. doi request reprint Pulmonary position cryopreserved homograft in non-Ross patients: how to improve the results?
    David M Kalfa
    Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery, La Timone Children s Hospital, Marseille, France
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 42:981-7. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the durability and prognostic factors related to the HGs implanted in non-Ross patients and to propose potential ways to improve the results...
  13. ncbi request reprint Successful use of covered stent to treat superior systemic baffle obstruction and leak after atrial switch procedure
    Andreea Dragulescu
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, La Timone Children s Hospital, 264, rue St Pierre, 13005 Marseille, France
    Pediatr Cardiol 29:954-6. 2008
    ..He underwent successful dilation of the venous channel and obstruction of baffle leaks by using a covered stent...
  14. doi request reprint Right ventricular outflow repair: the aortic autograft technique procures the best late results in the transposition complex
    Dominique Metras
    Cardiac Surgery Unit Children s Hospital La Timone, Marseille, France
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 40:614-8. 2011
    ..We report here our mid- and long-term experience of a technique described in 1997 using a segment of aortic autograft as a RV-PA conduit...
  15. doi request reprint Isolated cleft of the mitral valve: distinctive features and surgical management
    Sylvia Abadir
    Service of Pediatric Cardiology, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire La Timone, Marseille, France
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:839-43. 2009
    ..Our objectives were to provide a precise description of isolated cleft of the mitral valve and to clarify its surgical management and outcome...
  16. doi request reprint Should we close hypoxaemic patent foramen ovale and interatrial shunts on a systematic basis?
    Mohammad El Tahlawi
    Service de cardiologie pédiatrique et congénitale, Hôpital de la Timone Enfants, rue Saint Pierre, Marseille, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 102:755-9. 2009
    ..Rarely, hypoxaemia is associated with shunt reversal at the atrial level. Closure by interventional catheterization is the treatment of choice but indications and results have been studied insufficiently...
  17. doi request reprint Radiofrequency recanalization of an occluded long segment left pulmonary artery in bidirectional cavopulmonary anastomosis
    Mohammad El Tahlawi
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Hôpital de la Timone Enfants, 264 rue St Pierre, 13385, Marseille Cedex 05, France
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 75:773-7. 2010
    ..This further enhances the interest of radiofrequency for recanalization of occluded pulmonary artery branches, as an alternative to surgical reconstruction...
  18. doi request reprint Melody ® transcatheter pulmonary valve implantation: results from a French registry
    Alain Fraisse
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Hôpital de la Timone Enfants, 13385 Marseille, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 107:607-14. 2014
    ..Percutaneous implantation of pulmonary valves has recently been introduced into clinical practice...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cryopreserved homograft in the Ross procedure: outcomes and prognostic factors
    David Kalfa
    Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery, La Timone Children s Hospital, Marseille, France
    J Heart Valve Dis 20:571-81. 2011
    ..The study aim was to determine the dynamics and risk factors related to cryopreserved homografts implanted to reconstruct the right ventricular outflow tract (RVOT) during the Ross procedure...
  20. doi request reprint [Eisenmenger syndrome. Epidemiology and natural history]
    Beatrice Bonello
    Cardiologie pédiatrique et congénitale, Hopital d Enfants de la Timone, Marseille, France
    Presse Med 38:1S10-3. 2009
    ..Finally, complications are often multiple and unexpected with lack of specialized management. Such patients require expert supervision with a multidisciplinary approach in experienced and specialized centres...
  21. doi request reprint Predictors and outcomes of right ventricular outflow tract conduit rupture during percutaneous pulmonary valve implantation: a multicentre study
    Younes Boudjemline
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, centre de référence malformations cardiaques congénitales complexes M3C, Necker Hospital for Sick Children, Assistance Publique des Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    EuroIntervention 11:1053-62. 2016
    ..We sought to evaluate the incidence and predictors of conduit rupture during right ventricular outflow tract (RVOT) transcatheter treatment...
  22. doi request reprint Transcatheter closure of complex atrial septal defects is efficient under intracardiac echocardiographic guidance
    Anass Assaidi
    Cardiologie pédiatrique et congénitale, Hôpital de la Timone Enfants, 264, rue Saint Pierre, 13385 Marseille, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 107:646-53. 2014
    ..Studies on intracardiac echocardiography for transcatheter closure of secundum atrial septal defect (ASD) only include ASDs ≤38mm diameter without rim deficiency...
  23. doi request reprint Management of patients with pulmonary atresia, ventricular septal defect, hypoplastic pulmonary arteries and major aorto-pulmonary collaterals: Focus on the strategy of rehabilitation of the native pulmonary arteries
    Virginie Fouilloux
    Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Timone Children s Hospital, Aix Marseille University, Marseille Cedex, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 105:666-75. 2012
    ..Based on this experience as well as on the published literature, we describe this strategy of management of patients with pulmonary atresia, VSD, hypoplastic pulmonary arteries and major aorto-pulmonary collaterals (MAPCAs)...
  24. doi request reprint Ventricular septal defect closure in a small children with the Amplatzer Duct Occluder II
    Mohammad El Tahlawi
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Hôpital de la Timone Enfants, 13385 Marseille Cedex 05, France
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 77:268-71. 2011
    ..The patient subsequently underwent successful surgical repair...
  25. ncbi request reprint Absence of rapid deployment extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) team does not preclude resuscitation ecmo in pediatric cardiac patients with good results
    Olivier Ghez
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Children s Hospital La Timone, Marseille, France
    ASAIO J 53:692-5. 2007
    ..He had an ischemic brain lesion with good recuperation and no sequel. We obtained good results with resuscitation ECMO in our setting where a permanently on-site rapid deployment ECMO team is not present at all times...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Value of the Norwood-Sano compared with the classical Norwood procedure in hypoplastic left heart syndrome]
    A Dragulescu
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Hopital d Enfants de la Timone, Marseille
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 99:452-6. 2006
    ..The long-term follow-up of patients operated by this technique should particularly look out for arrhythmias and right ventricular dysfunction...
  27. doi request reprint The VALEO vascular stent for cardiovascular lesions in children
    Caroline Ovaert
    Paediatric Cardiology, Hôpital de la Timone Enfants, AP HM, Marseille, France
    EuroIntervention 10:1326-31. 2015
    ..Redilation to large diameters and low profile are advantages in growing children. Clinical experience is scarce. This study aimed to analyse our experience with the use of the VALEO vascular stent in children...
  28. doi request reprint Perventricular closure of muscular ventricular septal defects in infants with echocardiographic guidance only
    Virginie Fouilloux
    Department of Thoracic and Cardio vascular Surgery, Hopital d Enfants de la Timone, Marseille, France
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 3:446-51. 2012
    ..This may be a good approach for very symptomatic low-weight infants with apical VSD and may also be useful, in any center, at any time, and in any operating room, to treat an associated apical VSD, even unexpected. ..
  29. ncbi request reprint Early surgical removal of membranous ventricular septal device might allow recovery of atrio-ventricular block
    Caroline Ovaert
    Pediatric Cardiology, Hôpital La Timone Enfants, AP HM, Marseille, France
    Pediatr Cardiol 29:971-5. 2008
    ..Surgical device removal should be considered in cases of subacute heart block, as removal might result in recovery of the atrio-ventricular conduction...
  30. ncbi request reprint Management and outcome of patients with abnormal ventriculo-arterial connections and mitral valve cleft
    Alain Fraisse
    Service de Cardiologie Pediatrique, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Paris, France
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:786-91. 2002
    ..It may cause outflow obstruction, mitral regurgitation, and complicate biventricular repair...
  31. ncbi request reprint Cleft of the mitral valve in patients with Down's syndrome
    Alain Fraisse
    Service de Cardiologie Pediatrique, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Paris, France
    Cardiol Young 12:27-31. 2002
    ..If surgical repair of the cleft or of associated cardiac lesion is indicated, it is necessary to distinguish it from atrioventricular septal defect where the conduction axis is displaced posteriorly and may be exposed during surgery...
  32. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and management of cleft mitral valve
    Alain Fraisse
    Service de Cardiologie Pédiatrique et de Chirurgie Thoracique et Cardiovasculaire, Hopital de la Timone, Marseille, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:1988-93. 2003
    ..We sought to highlight the clinical, morphologic, and pathogenetic features in patients with a cleft mitral valve (MV)...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Predictive factors of Doppler echocardiography in persistent pulmonary artery hypertension of the neonate]
    A Fraisse
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Departement de Cardiologie, Hopital de la Timone, Marseille
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 97:501-6. 2004
    ..The prognostic significance of a more detailed analysis, in particular of the extra-pulmonary shunt, is not known...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Dextrocardia with situ solitus, ventricular loop, double outlet hypoplastic right ventricle and L-malposition of the great arteries. Description and surgical treatment of a rare and complex cardiopathy]
    A Fraisse
    Unité de Cardiologie Pédiatrique, hôpital d enfants de la Timone 264, rue Saint Pierre, 13385 Marseille
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 95:495-9. 2002
    ..Only comparative studies on long term morbidity and mortality between the bi-ventricular reparation and mono-ventricular palliation will allow the selection of the most appropriate surgical treatment...
  35. ncbi request reprint [Outcome of infants with hypoplastic left heart syndrome diagnosed in utero]
    A Fraisse
    Service de Cardiologie Pediatrique, Hopital d Enfants de la Timone, 264, rue Saint Pierre, 13385 Marseille
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 95:473-7. 2002
    ..A systematic search for a restriction of the foramen ovale on foetal echocardiography could optimise neonatal management of this problem...
  36. ncbi request reprint [Medium and long-term results of anatomical correction of transposition of the great arteries in Marseille]
    O Ghez
    Service de Chirurgie Thoracique et Cardiovasculaire, Hopital d Enfants de la Timone, Marseille
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 99:446-51. 2006
    ..The authors conclude that that modern and reproducible management of TGA is possible in an inter-regional centre with results comparable to those of surgical centres of reference...
  37. ncbi request reprint [Efficacy of angioplasty of native coarctations of the aorta of the big infant and of the adult with systematic endoprosthesis implantation]
    A Fraisse
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Departement de Cardiologie, Hopital de la Timone, 13005 Marseille
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 97:489-94. 2004
    ..It can be proposed as a first line treatment for big infants and adults affected by localized types...
  38. ncbi request reprint [Multicentre study of percutaneous closure of interventricular muscular defects with the aid of an Amplatzer duct occluder prosthesis]
    A Fraisse
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Departement de Cardiologie, Hopital La Timone, 13005 Marseille
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 97:484-8. 2004
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary atresia with ventricular septal defect, extremely hypoplastic pulmonary arteries, major aorto-pulmonary collaterals
    D Metras
    Cardio Thoracic Unit, Children s Hospital La Timone, Marseille, France
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 20:590-6; discussion 596-7. 2001
    ..We report here the results of this approach...
  40. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of fetal cardiac magnetic resonance imaging: preliminary experience
    G Gorincour
    Department of Pediatric Radiology, La Timone Children s Hospital, Marseille, France
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 29:105-8. 2007
  41. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension in children]
    A Fraisse
    Service de Cardiologie Pediatrique, Departement de Cardiologie, Hopital de la Timone, 264, rue Saint Pierre, 13385 Marseille Cedex 5, France
    Arch Pediatr 11:945-50. 2004
    ..Invasive strategies like catheter-based atrial septostomy may be useful in particular cases. Randomized-controlled studies are urgently needed to evaluate the safety and efficacy of these new therapies...
  42. ncbi request reprint [Rehabilitation of hypoplastic pulmonary arteries in pulmonary atresia with ventricular septal defect. Medium term results]
    S Schouvey
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Departement de Cardiologie, Hopital d Enfants de la Timone, 264, rue Saint Pierre, 13385 Marseille Cedex 05
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 100:422-7. 2007
    ..The authors conclude that despite some late deaths and raised right ventricular and pulmonary artery pressures in a minority of patients, the rehabilitation of the pulmonary arteries is an effective management of this cardiopathy...
  43. ncbi request reprint Intra-aortic extension of ductal tissue
    A Fraisse
    Service de Cardiologie Pediatrique, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, 149 rue de Sevres, 75743 Paris Cedex 15, France
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 123:568-9. 2002
  44. doi request reprint Kommerell Diverticulum Should Be Removed in Children With Vascular Ring and Aberrant Left Subclavian Artery
    Deborah Luciano
    Pediatric and Congenital Cardiology and Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Marseille, Hôpital Timone Enfants, Marseille, France
    Ann Thorac Surg 100:2293-7. 2015
    ..A procedure consisting of translocation of the aberrant left subclavian artery to the left carotid artery with removal of the Kommerell diverticulum and division of the ligamentum is currently advocated...
  45. doi request reprint Stents in paediatric and adult congenital interventional cardiac catheterization
    Sébastien Hascoët
    Groupe de cathétérisme interventionnel pédiatrique et congénital, filiale de cardiologie pédiatrique et congénitale de la Société française de cardiologie, France M3C CHU Toulouse, Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Paul Sabatier University, 31059 Toulouse, France INSERM UMR 1048, Equipe 8, I2MC, Institut des Maladies Métaboliques et Cardiovasculaires, Paul Sabatier University, 31432 Toulouse, France CHU Toulouse, Department of Cardiology, Rangueil Hospital, Paul Sabatier University, 31400 Toulouse, France Electronic address
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 107:462-75. 2014
    ....
  46. doi request reprint Transcatheter therapy for aortic coarctation with severe systemic hypertension during pregnancy
    Anass Assaidi
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Hôpital de la Timone Enfants, 13385, Marseille Cedex 05, France
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 82:556-9. 2013
    ..In conclusion, native aortic coarctation can be successfully treated during pregnancy with transcatheter therapy. More experience is needed to confirm the safety and efficacy of such management...
  47. doi request reprint Coronary artery compression during intention to treat right ventricle outflow with percutaneous pulmonary valve implantation: incidence, diagnosis, and outcome
    Alain Fraisse
    Service de cardiologie pédiatrique et congénitale, Hôpital de la Timone Enfants, 264 rue St Pierre, 13385, Marseille Cedex 05, France
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 83:E260-8. 2014
    ..Evaluate the incidence, diagnosis, and outcome of coronary compression (CC) during right-ventricular outflow tract interventions...
  48. doi request reprint Transcatheter therapy in partially abnormal pulmonary venous return with additional drainage to the left atrium
    Debora Luciano
    Cardiologie pédiatrique et congénitale, Hôpital de la Timone Enfants, Marseille, France
    Int J Cardiol 170:221-6. 2013
    ..We report characteristics and transcatheter therapy in partially abnormal pulmonary venous return with additional drainage to the left atrium...
  49. ncbi request reprint Atresia of the aortic arch, with a collateral artery from the right subclavian artery supplying the descending aorta
    Beatrice Bonello
    Département de Cardiologie Pédiatrique, Hopital de la Timone, Boulevard Jean Moulin, Marseille, France
    Cardiol Young 18:105-7. 2008
    ..Corrective surgery was successfully performed, but revealed an atretic segment of the arch at the site of interruption of flow...
  50. doi request reprint Characteristics and prospective 2-year follow-up of children with pulmonary arterial hypertension in France
    Alain Fraisse
    Hopital de la Timone, 13000 Marseille, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 103:66-74. 2010
    ..Limited data are available describing paediatric pulmonary arterial hypertension...
  51. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous balloon atrial septostomy on top of venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation results in safe and effective left heart decompression
    Alban Elouen Baruteau
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Royal Brompton Hospital and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, Imperial College London, London, UK Cardiology Clinical Academic Group, Cardiovascular and Cell Sciences Research Institute, St George s University of London, London, UK IHU LIRYC, Electrophysiology and Heart Modeling Institute, INSERM U1045, Bordeaux, France
    Eur Heart J Acute Cardiovasc Care . 2016
    ..Transcatheter techniques are emerging for left atrial (LA) decompression under venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (VA-ECMO). We aimed to assess whether balloon atrioseptostomy (BAS) is a safe and efficient strategy...
  52. doi request reprint Percutaneous closure of a poorly tolerated post-transcatheter aortic valve implantation ventricular septal defect
    Lucia Mauri
    Service de cardiologie pédiatrique et congénitale, CHU Timone Enfants, Marseille, France
    Ann Thorac Surg 98:1823-6. 2014
    ..The patient underwent successful transcatheter closure of the ventricular septal defect with a 14-mm Amplatzer mVSD Occluder (AGA Medical, Plymouth, MN), resulting in dramatic clinical improvement. ..
  53. doi request reprint Transcatheter treatment for pulmonary artery occlusion secondary to pulmonary embolism in an infant
    Mohammad El Tahlawi
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Hôpital de la Timone Enfants, Marseille, France
    Cardiol Young 24:729-31. 2014
    ..After the failure of high-pressure balloon angioplasty, the left pulmonary artery was successfully recanalised with cutting balloons, followed by stent implantation with an excellent result. ..
  54. ncbi request reprint Complete correction of interrupted right aortic arch with isolation of left subclavian artery
    Nicolas Amabile
    Department of Cardiology, La Timone Children s Hospital, Marseille, France
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:733-5. 2005
    ..Association with a right interrupted aortic arch and a double patent ductus arteriosus is exceptional. We report a case of such an association with successful surgical correction...
  55. ncbi request reprint Transcatheter closure of traumatic ventricular septal defect: an alternative to surgical repair?
    Alain Fraisse
    Service de cardiologie, Hopital de la Timone, Marseille, France
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:582-4. 2002
    ..Transcatheter closure of traumatic ventricular septal defect is an alternative to surgical repair, although it remains a hazardous procedure and requires experienced anesthesia management...
  56. doi request reprint Medical and surgical perspectives of cardiac hypertrophy in Costello syndrome
    David Kalfa
    Department of Thoracic and Cardio vascular Surgery, La Timone Children s Hospital, CHU Marseille, 264 rue Saint Pierre, Marseille, France
    Cardiol Young 19:644-7. 2009
    ....
  57. pmc Intravenous sildenafil for postoperative pulmonary hypertension in children with congenital heart disease
    Alain Fraisse
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Pôle de pédiatrie, Hopital de la Timone, Marseille Cedex 05, France
    Intensive Care Med 37:502-9. 2011
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of intravenous sildenafil for immediate postoperative pulmonary hypertension (PH) in pediatric patients undergoing congenital heart surgery...
  58. ncbi request reprint [Causes of preoperative mortality in transposition of great vessels. 2 cases]
    A Fraisse
    Service de cardiologie A, , Marseille
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 93:653-6. 2000
    ..We emphasize the importance of prenatal echographic detection of this defect, only way to plan a balloon septostomy immediately after delivery in those infants suffering from inadequate atrial mixing...
  59. ncbi request reprint [Medico-economic study of percutaneous and surgical closure of ostium secundum type interatrial communications]
    A Amrani
    Service de Pharmacie, Hopital de la Timone, 264, rue Saint Pierre, 13385 Marseille
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 96:511-5. 2003
    ..This could hamper the development of this innovative technique in a hospital subjected to overall budgetary constraints...
  60. ncbi request reprint [Results of surgery for coarctation of the aorta in children under one year of age]
    O Ghez
    Service de Chirurgie Thoracique et Cardiovasculaire, Hopital de la Timone, Marseille
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 98:492-8. 2005
    ..The risk of recoarctation is related to the immediate postoperative transisthmic gradient which justifies extensive repair of hypoplastic aortic arches...
  61. doi request reprint Multiple and aggressive pulmonary vein transcatheter interventions as bridge to transplantation in primary diffuse pulmonary vein stenosis
    Beatrice Bonello
    Congenital Heart Disease Department, La Timone, University Children Hospital, Marseille, France
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 86:E190-3. 2015
    ..No therapeutic strategy has been found to be effective in its management to date. We report the case of a premature child with severe PDPVS who underwent multiple transcatheter interventions as bridge to heart-lung transplantation...
  62. doi request reprint Challenges of treatment of aortic obstruction in Takayasu disease
    Caroline Ovaert
    Pediatric and Congenital Cardiology, Timone Enfants, AP HM, Marseille, France
    Cardiol Young 25:803-5. 2015
    ..We report a patient with Takayasu disease who presented with a very difficult clinical course associated with several unfavourable outcomes of stent insertion. ..
  63. doi request reprint [A rare cause of sudden cardiac failure: histiocytoid cardiomyopathy]
    Bema Coulibaly
    Service d anatomie pathologique et de neuropathologie, CHU Timone, 264, rue Saint Pierre, 13385 Cedex 5, Marseille, France
    Ann Pathol 31:93-7. 2011
    ..Etiologic findings only showed mild cardiomyopathy. Autopsy and histologic examination led to the diagnosis of histiocytoid cardiomyopathy. Furthermore, in the first observation, agenesis of the corpus callosum was found...
  64. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamics in experimental gastric juice induced aspiration pneumonitis
    Alain Fraisse
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Departement de Cardiologie, Hopital de la Timone, 264 rue St Pierre, 13385, Marseille Cedex 5, France
    Intensive Care Med 33:300-7. 2007
    ..To characterize hemodynamic changes during experimental aspiration pneumonitis, paying special attention to echocardiographic assessment...
  65. pmc Hypoplastic coronary artery disease: report of one case
    N Amabile
    Departement de Cardiologie, Hopital de la Timone, 264 rue St Pierre, 13385 Marseille Cedex 05, France
    Heart 91:e12. 2005
    ..Aggressive treatment such as implantable cardioverter-defibrillator or heart transplantation may be indicated for this rare coronary abnormality...
  66. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic characteristics and outcome of straddling mitral valve
    A Fraisse
    Department of Cardiology, Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 38:819-26. 2001
    ..Although a biventricular approach is feasible in selected patients, a functional univentricular palliation is indicated in those with major straddling and markedly hypoplastic ventricles...
  67. ncbi request reprint [Long-term results of complete atrio-ventricular canal correction]
    A Dragulescu
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Departement de Cardiologie, Hopital d Enfants de la Timone, 264, rue Saint Pierre, 13385 Marseille Cedex 05
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 100:416-21. 2007
    ..To assess the prognosis of surgically corrected complete atrio-ventricular canal and determine risk factors for death and redo surgery...
  68. ncbi request reprint [A monocenter experience of ventricular septal defects treated by catherization]
    F Paoli
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Departement de Cardiologie, Hopital d Enfants de la Timone, 264, rue Saint Pierre, 13385 Marseille Cedex 5
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 100:380-5. 2007
    ..Studies on ventricular septal defects closure by catheterization confirm its feasibility without reporting clearly the indications and difficulties encountered...
  69. ncbi request reprint Anomalus drainage of the right superior vena cava to the left atrium
    Khaled Samir
    Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, La Timone Children s Hospital, Marseille, France
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 23:1051. 2003
  70. ncbi request reprint [Case history of mitochondrial cytopathy with cardiac expression]
    A Bertrand
    Service de Cardiologie Pediatrique, Cardiologie A, Hopital de la Timone, 264, rue Saint Pierre, 13385 Marseille
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 96:535-8. 2003
    ..Cardiac transplantation should be envisaged for this type of patient based not only on the clinical status but equally by taking account of the prognosis of this disease for which deterioration can sometimes be very rapid...
  71. ncbi request reprint [Results of the surgery of the truncus arteriosus: present implications]
    N Amabile
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Departement de Cardiologie, Hôpital La Timone Enfants, Marseille
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 97:529-34. 2004
    ..According to recent progresses in surgery and intensive care, the intervention can be scheduled beyond the neonatal period without additive risk and with potentially less consecutive redo interventions...
  72. pmc Outcome of acute fulminant myocarditis in children
    N Amabile
    Cardiologie Pediatrique, Departement de Cardiologie, Hopital d Enfants de la Timone, 264 rue St Pierre, 13385 Marseilles Cedex 05, France
    Heart 92:1269-73. 2006
    ..To highlight clinical features and outcome of acute fulminant myocarditis (AFM) in children...
  73. ncbi request reprint [Extracorporeal assistance in paediatric intensive care]
    O Ghez
    Service de Chirurgie Thoracique et Cardiovasculaire, Hopital de la Timone, Marseille
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 98:499-505. 2005
    ..For 3 years we have used extracorporeal assistance in intensive care frequently. This study evaluates our results...
  74. ncbi request reprint Postoperative extracorporeal life support in pediatric cardiac surgery: recent results
    Olivier Ghez
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Children s Hospital La Timone, Bd J Moulin, 13005 Marseille, France
    ASAIO J 51:513-6. 2005
    ..These results support early placement of ECLS in children whenever a severe postoperative hemodynamic or respiratory failure, refractory to medical treatment, is present...