Affiliation: Loyola University Chicago
- Gaining vascular access in pediatric patients: use of the P.D. access Doppler needleF Cetta
Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois 60153, USA
Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 51:61-4. 2000..In addition, this technique was particularly useful for femoral artery cannulation in patients with coarctation of the aorta with absent/diminished femoral pulses...
- Anomalous right coronary artery from the pulmonary artery in Taussig-Bing anomalyB W Eidem
Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois 60153, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 66:1797-8. 1998..Recognition of this important anomaly prevented significant intraoperative myocardial damage by altering techniques of cardioplegia administration for myocardial preservation...
- Unusual finding of cor triatriatum in a newborn with hypoplastic left heart syndromeB W Eidem
Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
J Am Soc Echocardiogr 14:850-2. 2001..The association of cor triatriatum with hypoplastic left heart syndrome has not been reported. We describe a newborn with hypoplastic left heart syndrome who also had the unusual finding of cor triatriatum sinistrum...
- Early detection of cardiac dysfunction: use of the myocardial performance index in patients with anorexia nervosaB W Eidem
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois, USA
J Adolesc Health 29:267-70. 2001..The purpose of this study was to evaluate left and right ventricular function in 13 patients with anorexia nervosa with the MPI and compare it to more commonly used echocardiographic measures of ventricular function...