Eric M Graham

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Preoperative steroid treatment does not improve markers of inflammation after cardiac surgery in neonates: results from a randomized trial
    Eric M Graham
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:902-8. 2014
  2. pmc Vitamin D status in neonates undergoing cardiac operations: relationship to cardiopulmonary bypass and association with outcomes
    Eric M Graham
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Pediatr 162:823-6. 2013
  3. pmc Standardized preoperative corticosteroid treatment in neonates undergoing cardiac surgery: results from a randomized trial
    Eric M Graham
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:1523-9. 2011
  4. pmc Differential effects of aprotinin and tranexamic acid on outcomes and cytokine profiles in neonates undergoing cardiac surgery
    Eric M Graham
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 143:1069-76. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of Norwood shunt types: do the outcomes differ 6 years later?
    Eric M Graham
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:31-5. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint QRS duration following the norwood procedure: Blalock-Taussig shunt versus right ventricle to pulmonary artery shunt
    Eric M Graham
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 165 Ashley Avenue, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 30:1336-8. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Effect of preoperative use of propranolol on postoperative outcome in patients with tetralogy of Fallot
    Eric M Graham
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:693-5. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Neoaortic root modification for late thrombosis after Norwood palliation
    Eric M Graham
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:e29-30. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Preoperative management of hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Eric M Graham
    Medical University of South Carolina, 165 Ashley Avenue, PO Box 250915, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 6:687-93. 2005
  10. pmc A composite outcome for neonatal cardiac surgery research
    Ryan J Butts
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:428-33. 2014

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. pmc Preoperative steroid treatment does not improve markers of inflammation after cardiac surgery in neonates: results from a randomized trial
    Eric M Graham
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:902-8. 2014
    ..This randomized trial was designed to prospectively evaluate the effect of specific glucocorticoid dosing protocols on inflammatory markers in neonatal cardiac surgery requiring cardiopulmonary bypass...
  2. pmc Vitamin D status in neonates undergoing cardiac operations: relationship to cardiopulmonary bypass and association with outcomes
    Eric M Graham
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Pediatr 162:823-6. 2013
    ..In addition, we determined the effect of cardiopulmonary bypass on vitamin D levels and explored associations between 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] levels and postoperative outcomes...
  3. pmc Standardized preoperative corticosteroid treatment in neonates undergoing cardiac surgery: results from a randomized trial
    Eric M Graham
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:1523-9. 2011
    ..We sought to determine whether preoperative methylprednisolone would improve postoperative recovery in neonates requiring cardiac surgery...
  4. pmc Differential effects of aprotinin and tranexamic acid on outcomes and cytokine profiles in neonates undergoing cardiac surgery
    Eric M Graham
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 143:1069-76. 2012
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  5. doi request reprint Comparison of Norwood shunt types: do the outcomes differ 6 years later?
    Eric M Graham
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:31-5. 2010
    ..Concerns remain about the effect of the right ventriculotomy required with this shunt on long-term ventricular function...
  6. ncbi request reprint QRS duration following the norwood procedure: Blalock-Taussig shunt versus right ventricle to pulmonary artery shunt
    Eric M Graham
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 165 Ashley Avenue, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 30:1336-8. 2007
    ..Differences between the modified Blalock-Taussig shunt (BTS) and the right ventricle to pulmonary artery shunt (RV-PA) on these variables were investigated...
  7. doi request reprint Effect of preoperative use of propranolol on postoperative outcome in patients with tetralogy of Fallot
    Eric M Graham
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:693-5. 2008
    ..Any blunting of inotropic or chronotropic activity in propranolol-treated patients appears to be easily overcome with increased inotropic medications or temporary pacing, without increased morbidity or mortality...
  8. ncbi request reprint Neoaortic root modification for late thrombosis after Norwood palliation
    Eric M Graham
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:e29-30. 2006
    ..This case suggests the need to identify anatomic findings that may predispose to coronary artery thrombus formation after Norwood palliation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Preoperative management of hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Eric M Graham
    Medical University of South Carolina, 165 Ashley Avenue, PO Box 250915, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 6:687-93. 2005
    ..This paper reviews the available therapies for the preoperative management of HLHS...
  10. pmc A composite outcome for neonatal cardiac surgery research
    Ryan J Butts
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:428-33. 2014
    ....
  11. pmc Comparison of maximum vasoactive inotropic score and low cardiac output syndrome as markers of early postoperative outcomes after neonatal cardiac surgery
    Ryan J Butts
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 33:633-8. 2012
    ..05, r = 0.22) but not hospital LOS (p = 0.52). LCOS was not associated with early postoperative outcomes. Maximum VIS has only modest correlation with duration of mechanical ventilation, ICU LOS, and total hospital charges...
  12. ncbi request reprint Does a ventriculotomy have deleterious effects following palliation in the Norwood procedure using a shunt placed from the right ventricle to the pulmonary arteries?
    Eric M Graham
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Cardiol Young 17:145-50. 2007
    ..Concerns remain, however, about the potential problems produced by the required ventriculotomy...
  13. pmc Superior cavopulmonary anastomosis timing and outcomes in infants with single ventricle
    James F Cnota
    Heart Institute, Division of Cardiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 145:1288-96. 2013
    ..We sought to identify factors associated with the timing and surgical outcomes of the superior cavopulmonary anastomosis...
  14. pmc Circulating matrix metalloproteinase levels after ventricular septal defect repair in infants
    Tim C McQuinn
    Department of Pediatrics Cardiology, Medical University of South Carolina and the Ralph H Johnson VA Medical Center, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:1257-65. 2010
    ..However, broad integration of the cytokine and proteolytic cascades (matrix metalloproteinases: MMPs), which may contribute to postoperative outcomes, has not been performed...
  15. pmc Reduction in postoperative high-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels in children undergoing the Fontan operation
    Sinai C Zyblewski
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 165 Ashley Ave, MSC 915, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 33:1154-9. 2012
    ....
  16. pmc Initial experience with a miniaturized multiplane transesophageal probe in small infants undergoing cardiac operations
    Sinai C Zyblewski
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:1990-4. 2010
    ..There has been reluctance to use intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) in small infants. We assessed the utility and safety of a new miniaturized multiplane micro-TEE probe in small infants undergoing cardiac operations...
  17. ncbi request reprint Incidence and outcome of cardiopulmonary resuscitation in patients with shunted single ventricle: advantage of right ventricle to pulmonary artery shunt
    Eric M Graham
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:e7-8. 2006
  18. pmc Validation of a Simple Score to Determine Risk of Hospital Mortality After the Norwood Procedure
    Shahryar M Chowdhury
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina Electronic address
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 28:425-433. 2016
    ..The score has the potential to be used in clinical practice to aid in risk assessment before surgery. Clinical trial registration URL: http://www.clinicaltrials.gov. Unique identifier: NCT00115934...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of cardiac surgery in trisomies 13 and 18 (from the Pediatric Cardiac Care Consortium)
    Eric M Graham
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:801-3. 2004
    ..Those patients without an extended preoperative ventilatory requirement did not require prolonged mechanical ventilation after surgery...
  20. ncbi request reprint Complete repair of conotruncal defects with an interatrial communication: oxygenation, hemodynamic status, and early outcome
    Antonio Laudito
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1286-91; discussion 1291. 2006
    ..Postoperative right ventricular dysfunction may be characterized by elevated right atrial pressure and decreased systemic oxygen saturation owing to right-to-left shunting at the atrial level...
  21. pmc Randomized Clinical Trial of Preoperative Feeding to Evaluate Intestinal Barrier Function in Neonates Requiring Cardiac Surgery
    Sinai C Zyblewski
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC Electronic address
    J Pediatr 167:47-51.e1. 2015
    ..To evaluate intestinal barrier function in neonates undergoing cardiac surgery using lactulose/mannitol (L/M) ratio measurements, and to determine correlations with early breast milk feeding...
  22. pmc Pulmonary artery endothelial cell phenotypic alterations in a large animal model of pulmonary arteriovenous malformations after the Glenn shunt
    Minoo N Kavarana
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:1442-9. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to determine whether phenotypic changes in pulmonary artery endothelial cells (PAEC) that favor angiogenesis occur with PAVM formation...
  23. pmc Intraoperative Steroid Use and Outcomes Following the Norwood Procedure: An Analysis of the Pediatric Heart Network's Public Database
    Justin J Elhoff
    1Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 2Division of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 17:30-5. 2016
    ..The objective of this study was to determine if intraoperative steroid administration improved outcomes following the Norwood procedure...
  24. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous occlusion of a pseudoaneurysm evolving after homograft aortic valve and root replacement with the Amplatzer muscular ventricular septal defect occluder
    Eric M Graham
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:914-6. 2006
  25. doi request reprint Feasibility and Efficacy of Defatted Human Milk in the Treatment for Chylothorax After Cardiac Surgery in Infants
    Kristi L Fogg
    Clinical Nutrition Services, Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, 165 Ashley Ave, MSC 915, Charleston, SC, 29425, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 37:1072-7. 2016
    ..5) and -1.5 (-2 to 0), respectively (p = 0.02). In infants with chylothorax after cardiac surgery, DHM is a safe and feasible medical nutritional treatment and may have potential benefits for improved nutrition and growth. ..
  26. pmc Enalapril in infants with single ventricle: results of a multicenter randomized trial
    Daphne T Hsu
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, 3415 Bainbridge Ave, Bronx, NY 10457, USA
    Circulation 122:333-40. 2010
    ..The ability of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor therapy to preserve ventricular function and improve somatic growth and outcomes in these infants is unknown...
  27. ncbi request reprint Survival after bidirectional cavopulmonary anastomosis: analysis of preoperative risk factors
    Mark A Scheurer
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:82-9, 89.e1-2. 2007
    ..We analyzed preoperative hemodynamic and echocardiographic data to determine risk factors for death or transplantation at least 1 year after bidirectional cavopulmonary anastomosis...