- Ventricular remodeling and survival are more favorable for myocarditis than for idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy in childhood: an outcomes study from the Pediatric Cardiomyopathy RegistrySusan R Foerster
Washington University at St Louis, 1 Children s Place, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
Circ Heart Fail 3:689-97. 2010..Myocarditis is a cause of a new-onset dilated cardiomyopathy phenotype in children, with small studies reporting high rates of recovery of left ventricular (LV) function...
- Pediatric heart failure therapy with beta-adrenoceptor antagonistsSusan R Foerster
Department of Pediatrics, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
Paediatr Drugs 10:125-34. 2008..This article reviews these topics using experience as well as data from all the recent pediatric studies on the use of beta-blockers to treat congestive heart failure, especially when related to systolic ventricular dysfunction...