Andrea Beaton

Summary

Affiliation: Children's National Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Efficacy of a Standardized Computer-Based Training Curriculum to Teach Echocardiographic Identification of Rheumatic Heart Disease to Nonexpert Users
    Andrea Beaton
    Department of Cardiology, Children s National Health System, Washington, D C Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 117:1783-9. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Latent rheumatic heart disease: outcomes 2 years after echocardiographic detection
    Andrea Beaton
    Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue NW, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 35:1259-67. 2014
  3. doi request reprint The utility of handheld echocardiography for early diagnosis of rheumatic heart disease
    Andrea Beaton
    Division of Cardiology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia Electronic address
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 27:42-9. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Hemangioendothelioma: a rare case of a primary intracardiac tumor
    Andrea Beaton
    Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 34:194-7. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Predictors of repair and outcome in prenatally diagnosed atrioventricular septal defects
    Andrea Z Beaton
    Division of Cardiology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 26:208-16. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Echocardiography screening for rheumatic heart disease in Ugandan schoolchildren
    Andrea Beaton
    Children s National Medical Center, Department of Cardiology, 111 Michigan Ave, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Circulation 125:3127-32. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Child and teacher acceptability of school-based echocardiographic screening for rheumatic heart disease in Uganda
    Michelle Ploutz
    1Division of Cardiology, Children s National Health System, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America
    Cardiol Young . 2016
  8. doi request reprint Cardiac strain findings in children with latent rheumatic heart disease detected by echocardiographic screening
    Andrea Beaton
    1Division of Cardiology, Children s National Health System, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America
    Cardiol Young . 2017
  9. doi request reprint Handheld echocardiographic screening for rheumatic heart disease by non-experts
    Michelle Ploutz
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Children s National Health System, Washington DC, USA
    Heart 102:35-9. 2016
  10. doi request reprint The Impact of Echocardiographic Screening for Rheumatic Heart Disease on Patient Quality of Life
    Tyler Bradley-Hewitt
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC Electronic address
    J Pediatr 175:123-9. 2016

Collaborators

  • Craig Sable
  • Emmy Okello
  • Catherine W Gillespie
  • Michelle Ploutz
  • Tyler Bradley-Hewitt
  • Twalib Aliku
  • Peter Lwabi
  • Andrea Dantin
  • Bradley C Clark
  • Janet Scheel
  • Robert McCarter
  • Greg J Ensing
  • Jimmy C Lu
  • Catherine Webb
  • Bethan Lemley
  • Anita Krishnan

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Efficacy of a Standardized Computer-Based Training Curriculum to Teach Echocardiographic Identification of Rheumatic Heart Disease to Nonexpert Users
    Andrea Beaton
    Department of Cardiology, Children s National Health System, Washington, D C Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 117:1783-9. 2016
    ..This approach helps address prohibitive financial and workforce barriers to widespread RHD screening. ..
  2. doi request reprint Latent rheumatic heart disease: outcomes 2 years after echocardiographic detection
    Andrea Beaton
    Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue NW, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 35:1259-67. 2014
    ..Longer-term follow-up evaluation, however, is warranted to confirm disease progression and risk factor profile. This could help tailor screening protocols for those at highest risk...
  3. doi request reprint The utility of handheld echocardiography for early diagnosis of rheumatic heart disease
    Andrea Beaton
    Division of Cardiology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia Electronic address
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 27:42-9. 2014
    ..HAND has never been tested for the early diagnosis of RHD. The aim of this study was to evaluate the performance of focused HAND compared with focused standard portable echocardiography for the diagnosis of subclinical RHD...
  4. doi request reprint Hemangioendothelioma: a rare case of a primary intracardiac tumor
    Andrea Beaton
    Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 34:194-7. 2013
    ..To our knowledge, this report is the first to describe KH presenting as a primary intracardiac tumor...
  5. doi request reprint Predictors of repair and outcome in prenatally diagnosed atrioventricular septal defects
    Andrea Z Beaton
    Division of Cardiology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 26:208-16. 2013
    ..Few data guide counseling about outcomes and types of repair. The aim of this study was to describe predictors of survival and repair type in prenatally diagnosed atrioventricular septal defect...
  6. doi request reprint Echocardiography screening for rheumatic heart disease in Ugandan schoolchildren
    Andrea Beaton
    Children s National Medical Center, Department of Cardiology, 111 Michigan Ave, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Circulation 125:3127-32. 2012
    ..We used these guidelines to determine RHD prevalence in a large cohort of Ugandan school children, to identify risk factors for occult disease, and to assess the value of laboratory testing...
  7. ncbi request reprint Child and teacher acceptability of school-based echocardiographic screening for rheumatic heart disease in Uganda
    Michelle Ploutz
    1Division of Cardiology, Children s National Health System, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America
    Cardiol Young . 2016
    ..Responses were reviewed by question and coded to identify key themes...
  8. doi request reprint Cardiac strain findings in children with latent rheumatic heart disease detected by echocardiographic screening
    Andrea Beaton
    1Division of Cardiology, Children s National Health System, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America
    Cardiol Young . 2017
    ..Myocardial strain is a more sensitive indicator of cardiac performance than traditional measures of systolic function...
  9. doi request reprint Handheld echocardiographic screening for rheumatic heart disease by non-experts
    Michelle Ploutz
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Children s National Health System, Washington DC, USA
    Heart 102:35-9. 2016
    ..However, physician shortages in RHD-endemic areas demand less-skilled users to make RHD screening practical. We examine nurse performance and interpretation of HAND using a simplified approach for RHD screening...
  10. doi request reprint The Impact of Echocardiographic Screening for Rheumatic Heart Disease on Patient Quality of Life
    Tyler Bradley-Hewitt
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC Electronic address
    J Pediatr 175:123-9. 2016
    ..Echocardiography-based screening has emerged as a tool for the early detection of RHD, but little is known about its impact on those screened...
  11. doi request reprint Using a Low-Risk Population to Estimate the Specificity of the World Heart Federation Criteria for the Diagnosis of Rheumatic Heart Disease
    Bradley C Clark
    Division of Cardiology, Children s National Health System, Washington, District of Columbia Electronic address
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 29:253-8. 2016
    ..The objective of this study was to estimate the false-positive rate of the WHF criteria through their application in a population at very low risk for RHD...
  12. pmc The utility of handheld echocardiography for early rheumatic heart disease diagnosis: a field study
    Andrea Beaton
    Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 16:475-82. 2015
    ..Our study aimed to evaluate the performance of HAND for early RHD diagnosis in the setting of a large-scale field screening...
  13. doi request reprint Health policy: Reducing rheumatic heart disease in Africa -- time for action
    Andrea Beaton
    Division of Cardiology, Children s National Health System, The George Washington University School of Medicine, 111 Michigan Avenue, NW Washington, District of Columbia 20010, USA
    Nat Rev Cardiol 13:190-1. 2016
    ..The question: how to eradicate RHD in Africa. The response: the Addis Ababa communiqué, a practical document outlining seven major barriers to RHD control in Africa and seven strategies to address them...