Rohit S Loomba

Summary

Affiliation: Medical College of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing in Fontan Patients With and Without Isomerism (Heterotaxy) as Compared to Patients With Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia and Subjects With Structurally Normal Hearts
    Rohit S Loomba
    Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol . 2016
  2. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of Hospitalizations for the Glenn Procedure in Those With Isomerism Compared to Those Without
    Rohit S Loomba
    Division of Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, 9000 Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI, 53226, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 37:1409-1415. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Arrhythmias in Adult Congenital Patients With Bodily Isomerism
    Rohit S Loomba
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 37:330-7. 2016
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of Contrast Volume, Radiation Dose, Fluoroscopy Time, and Procedure Time in Previously Published Studies of Rotational Versus Conventional Coronary Angiography
    Rohit S Loomba
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 116:43-9. 2015
  5. pmc Short-term outcome comparison of Norwood procedures with right ventricle to pulmonary artery conduit versus modified Blalock-Taussig shunt: A meta-analysis
    Rohit Seth Loomba
    Department of Pediatrics, 9000 Wisconsin Avenue, Wauwatosa, WI
    Ann Pediatr Cardiol 4:145-9. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Effect of Fontan fenestration on regional venous oxygen saturation during exercise: further insights into Fontan fenestration closure
    Rohit S Loomba
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, 9000 Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI, 53226, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 35:514-20. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Influenza vaccination and cardiovascular morbidity and mortality: analysis of 292,383 patients
    Rohit S Loomba
    Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals, Wauwatosa, WI 53226, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 17:277-83. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Type 2 Abernethy malformation presenting as a portal vein-coronary sinus fistula
    Rohit S Loomba
    Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Herma Heart Center, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 47:E25-31. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Thigh-length versus knee-length compression stockings for deep vein thrombosis prophylaxis in the inpatient setting
    Rohit S Loomba
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, USA
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 23:168-71. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Acute Myocardial Infarction in Adult Congenital Patients with Bodily Isomerism
    Rohit S Loomba
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wis, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 11:548-553. 2016

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Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing in Fontan Patients With and Without Isomerism (Heterotaxy) as Compared to Patients With Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia and Subjects With Structurally Normal Hearts
    Rohit S Loomba
    Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol . 2016
    ..The results are likely limited by selection bias and highlight the need for multicentric efforts to characterize cardiopulmonary exercise testing in those patients with pulmonary isomerism...
  2. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of Hospitalizations for the Glenn Procedure in Those With Isomerism Compared to Those Without
    Rohit S Loomba
    Division of Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, 9000 Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI, 53226, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 37:1409-1415. 2016
    ..Isomerism does not impact the characteristics of the Glenn hospitalization. Those with isomerism did tend to be older when they underwent the Glenn procedure...
  3. doi request reprint Arrhythmias in Adult Congenital Patients With Bodily Isomerism
    Rohit S Loomba
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 37:330-7. 2016
    ..Arrhythmias are more prevalent in those with isomerism, with a majority of arrhythmias in isomerism being atrial. Those with isomerism and arrhythmias also tended to have greater length and cost of hospitalization...
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of Contrast Volume, Radiation Dose, Fluoroscopy Time, and Procedure Time in Previously Published Studies of Rotational Versus Conventional Coronary Angiography
    Rohit S Loomba
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 116:43-9. 2015
    ..RA angiography is a feasible alternative to CA and offers reductions in contrast used and radiation exposure. ..
  5. pmc Short-term outcome comparison of Norwood procedures with right ventricle to pulmonary artery conduit versus modified Blalock-Taussig shunt: A meta-analysis
    Rohit Seth Loomba
    Department of Pediatrics, 9000 Wisconsin Avenue, Wauwatosa, WI
    Ann Pediatr Cardiol 4:145-9. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Effect of Fontan fenestration on regional venous oxygen saturation during exercise: further insights into Fontan fenestration closure
    Rohit S Loomba
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, 9000 Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI, 53226, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 35:514-20. 2014
    ..Thus, for patients with Fontan physiology, closure of the fenestration does not seem to have an impact on the dynamics of regional oxygen extraction during exercise or recovery...
  7. doi request reprint Influenza vaccination and cardiovascular morbidity and mortality: analysis of 292,383 patients
    Rohit S Loomba
    Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals, Wauwatosa, WI 53226, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 17:277-83. 2012
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Type 2 Abernethy malformation presenting as a portal vein-coronary sinus fistula
    Rohit S Loomba
    Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Herma Heart Center, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 47:E25-31. 2012
    ..This case reports a unique variant of Abernethy malformation and documents the first reported case of hepatoblastoma in a patient with type 2 Abernethy malformation...
  9. doi request reprint Thigh-length versus knee-length compression stockings for deep vein thrombosis prophylaxis in the inpatient setting
    Rohit S Loomba
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, USA
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 23:168-71. 2012
    ..983-1.458). This, however, is an insignificant finding. This analysis concludes that current data does not favor either thigh-length or knee-length compression stockings when it comes to prophylaxis of deep vein thrombosis...
  10. doi request reprint Acute Myocardial Infarction in Adult Congenital Patients with Bodily Isomerism
    Rohit S Loomba
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wis, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 11:548-553. 2016
    ..We aimed to investigate the frequency of myocardial infarction in adults with bodily isomerism...
  11. doi request reprint Arrhythmias in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease: What are Risk Factors for Specific Arrhythmias?
    Rohit S Loomba
    Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol . 2016
    ..While the prevalence of particular arrhythmias with specific congenital heart disease has been previously described, a detailed analysis of all lesions and a large number of comorbidities has not been previously published...
  12. doi request reprint Oxygen in the Setting of Acute Myocardial Infarction: Is It Really a Breath of Fresh Air?
    Rohit S Loomba
    Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Cardiology, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 21:143-9. 2016
    ..Data for the use of supplemental oxygen or AMI are limited, and some data have suggested associated harm...
  13. doi request reprint Predicting the Need for Neoaortic Arch Intervention in Infants with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome Through the Glenn Procedure
    Mamata Eagam
    Division of Cardiology, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Medical College of Wisconsin, 9000 Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI, 53226, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 38:70-76. 2017
    ..5 mmHg or greater by catheterization after the Norwood but prior to the Glenn are predictive of need for neoaortic reintervention through the time of the Glenn hospitalization...
  14. doi request reprint Determining bronchial morphology for the purposes of segregating so-called heterotaxy
    Rohit S Loomba
    1Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Division of Cardiology, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States of America
    Cardiol Young 26:725-37. 2016
    ..We noted discordances between the identified bronchial isomerism and the presumed arrangement of the atrial appendages in nearly 20% of the patients in our cohort...
  15. doi request reprint The Effect of Coffee and Quantity of Consumption on Specific Cardiovascular and All-Cause Mortality: Coffee Consumption Does Not Affect Mortality
    Rohit S Loomba
    1Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals, Wauwatosa, WI and 2Department of Cardiology, Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL
    Am J Ther 23:e232-7. 2016
    ..Coffee consumption of any quantity seems to be safe without any increased mortality risk. There may be some protective effects but additional data are needed to further delineate this. ..
  16. doi request reprint Bodily isomerism is an independent risk factor for pulmonary hypertension in adults with congenital heart disease
    Rohit S Loomba
    Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Medical College of Wisconsin, 9000 Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI, 53226, USA
    Ther Adv Respir Dis 10:194-9. 2016
    ..This study investigates the prevalence and characteristics of pulmonary hypertension in adults with isomerism...
  17. doi request reprint Dual-Axis Rotational Angiography is Safe and Feasible to Detect Coronary Allograft Vasculopathy in Pediatric Heart Transplant Patients: A Single-Center Experience
    Rodrigo Rios
    Division of Cardiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, 9000 Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI, 53226, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 37:740-5. 2016
    ..RA is safe and feasible for CAV screening in pediatric heart transplant recipients while offering coronary imaging in multiple planes compared to conventional angiography...
  18. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing bacteraemia in patients with isomerism and CHD: the effects of functional splenic status and antibiotic prophylaxis
    Rohit S Loomba
    1Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States of America
    Cardiol Young . 2016
    ..In particular, the spleen is frequently affected, increasing susceptibility to bacteraemia. This study explored factors that may increase the risk of bacteraemia in patients with isomerism...
  19. doi request reprint Chronic Arrhythmias in the Setting of Heterotaxy: Differences between Right and Left Isomerism
    Rohit S Loomba
    Division of Cardiology, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wis, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 11:7-18. 2016
    ..Those with left isomerism are more likely to require pacemaker placement due to atrioventricular block. Understanding these differences allows for focused surveillance of development of these arrhythmias...
  20. ncbi request reprint Raw Water Consumption Does Not Affect All-Cause or Cardiovascular Mortality: A Secondary Analysis
    Rohit S Loomba
    1Division of Cardiology, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals, Wauwatosa, WI and 2Division of Medicine, Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL
    Am J Ther 23:e1287-e1292. 2016
    ..747; 95% confidence interval: 0.437-1.276; P = 0.285). Daily raw water consumption does not seem to impact all-cause mortality or cause-specific cardiovascular mortality...
  21. doi request reprint Lacosamide-induced atrial tachycardia in a child with hypoplastic left-heart syndrome: the importance of assessing additional proarrhythmic risks
    Rohit S Loomba
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States of America
    Cardiol Young 25:806-9. 2015
    ..We report the case of a child with hypoplastic left-heart syndrome and well-controlled multifocal atrial tachycardia who developed haemodynamically significant atrial tachycardia after receiving two doses of lacosamide. ..
  22. doi request reprint Manifestations of bodily isomerism
    Rohit S Loomba
    Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9000 Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI Electronic address
    Cardiovasc Pathol 25:173-80. 2016
    ..The abdominal organs do not demonstrate isomerism, and they show variable features when compared to the isomeric atrial appendages. ..
  23. doi request reprint Depressive Symptom Frequency and Prevalence of Cardiovascular Diseases-Analysis of Patients in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Rohit S Loomba
    1Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals, Wauwatosa, WI and 2Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL
    Am J Ther 22:382-7. 2015
    ..The results of this study suggest that the prevalence of CAD, MI, CHF, and stroke are significantly increased in individuals who report feeling down/depressed/hopeless for more than half the days of the week. ..
  24. doi request reprint Effects of Concurrent Calcium Channel Blocker on Antiplatelet Efficacy of Clopidogrel Therapy: A Systematic Review
    Saurabh Aggarwal
    1Division of Cardiology, Chicago Medical School James A Lovell Federal Health Center, North Chicago, IL and2Division of Cardiology, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Medical College of Wisconsin, Wauwatosa, WI
    Am J Ther 23:e29-36. 2016
    ..Various studies report widely different results regarding the effects of calcium channel blockers on antiplatelet efficacy of clopidogrel. Large prospective studies are needed to delineate the association or lack thereof. ..
  25. doi request reprint Cardiothoracic ratio for prediction of left ventricular dilation: a systematic review and pooled analysis
    Rohit S Loomba
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Future Cardiol 11:171-5. 2015
    ..Cardiothoracic ratio as determined by chest radiograph is sensitive but not specific for identifying left ventricular dilation. Cardiothoracic ratio also has a strong negative predictive value for identifying left ventricular dilation...
  26. doi request reprint A Case Report of Contegra Conduit Dissection With Subsequent Heart Failure
    Matthew W Buelow
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Cardiology, Herma Heart Center, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 7:385-8. 2016
    ..Pseudoaneurysms, aneurysms, and dissections have seldom been reported with Contegra conduits but are potential complications associated with these conduits. We report a new case of Contegra dissection. ..
  27. ncbi request reprint Role of the Egami Score in Predicting Intravenous Immunoglobulin Resistance in Kawasaki Disease Among Different Ethnicities
    Rohit S Loomba
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
    Am J Ther 23:e1293-e1299. 2016
    ..The development of a sensitive scoring system to predict IVIG nonresponders in US populations will require the incorporation of race and Kawasaki disease classification, factors that seem to alter IVIG response...
  28. doi request reprint Quantitative echocardiographic measures in the assessment of single ventricle function post-Fontan: Incorporation into routine clinical practice
    Rodrigo Rios
    Division of Cardiology, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Echocardiography 34:108-115. 2017
    ..Quantitative echocardiographic measurements of single ventricular (SV) function have not been incorporated into routine clinical practice...
  29. doi request reprint Impact of Era, Type of Isomerism, and Ventricular Morphology on Survival in Heterotaxy: Implications for Therapeutic Management
    Rohit S Loomba
    Division of Cardiology, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 7:54-62. 2016
    ..This study pools previously reported data from Kaplan-Meier curves and performs such subgroup analysis...
  30. doi request reprint Is Aortic Valve Leaflet Morphology Predictive of Outcome in Pediatric Aortic Valve Stenosis?
    Rohit S Loomba
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wis, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 10:552-60. 2015
    ..It was hypothesized that aortic valve characteristics may be helpful in directing choice of intervention. This study assesses the impact of valve morphology on time to reintervention after catheter- or surgical-based therapy...
  31. doi request reprint Isomerism or heterotaxy: which term leads to better understanding?
    Rohit S Loomba
    1Division of Cardiology, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States of America
    Cardiol Young 25:1037-43. 2015
    ..We propose that such distinctions will provide the key for establishing the genetic cues responsible for the formation of the isomeric as opposed to the lateralised arrangements. ..
  32. doi request reprint Addressing sexual health in congenital heart disease: when being the same isn't the same
    Rohit S Loomba
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin Medical College of Wisconsin, Naperville, Wis, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 10:30-5. 2015
    ..The absence of significant differences in sexual measures in those with congenital heart disease compared with the general population places this group of individuals at increased health risk known to occur with pregnancy. ..
  33. pmc Comparison of 12-month outcomes with zotarolimus- and Paclitaxel-eluting stents: a meta-analysis
    Rohit S Loomba
    Department of Cardiology, James A Lovell Federal Health Center Chicago Medical School, 3001 Green Bay Road, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    ISRN Cardiol 2011:675638. 2011
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