Research Highlights

1. Lang N, Pereira MJ, Friehs I, Vasilyev NV, Feins EN, Lee Y, Ablasser K, O’Cearbhaill E, Xu C, Fabozzo A, Padera R, Wasserman S, Freudenthal F, Ferreira LS, Langer R, Karp JM, del Nido PJ. A biocompatible hydrophobic light-activated adhesive for minimally invasive repair of cardiovascular defects. Sci Transl Med 2013.2. Geva T. Indications for Pulmonary Valve Replacement in Repaired Tetralogy of Fallot: The Quest Continues. Circulation. 2013.3. Cunningham JW, McElhinney DB, Gauvreau K, Bergersen L, Lacro RV, Marshall AC, Smoot L, Lock JE. Outcomes After Primary Transcatheter Therapy in Infants and Young Children With Severe Bilateral Peripheral Pulmonary Artery Stenosis. Circulation: Cardiovascular Interventions. 2013.4. Vasilyev NV, Gosline AH, Butler E, Lang N, Codd PJ, Yamauchi H, Feins EN, Folk CR, Cohen AL, Chen R, Zurakowski D, del Nido PJ, Dupont PE. Percutaneous Steerable Robotic Tool Delivery Platform and Metal Microelectromechanical Systems Device for Tissue Manipulation and Approximation Closure of Patent Foramen Ovale in an Animal Model. Circulation: Cardiovascular Interventions. 2013;6(4):468-475.5. Friedman K, Balasubramanian S, Tworetzky W. Midgestation Fetal Pulmonary Annulus Size Is Predictive of Outcome in Tetralogy of Fallot. Congenital Heart Disease. 2013.

6. Mah DY, Miyake CY, Sherwin ED, Walsh A, Anderson MJ, Western K, Abrams DJ, Alexander ME, Cecchin F, Walsh EP, Triedman JK. The use of an integrated electroanatomic mapping system and intracardiac echocardiography to reduce radiation exposure in children and young adults undergoing ablation of supraventricular tachycardia. Europace : European pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac electrophysiology : journal of the working groups on cardiac pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac cellular electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology. 2013.

7. Ubeda Tikkanen A, Opotowsky AR, Bhatt AB, Landzberg MJ, Rhodes J. Physical activity is associated with improved aerobic exercise capacity over time in adults with congenital heart disease. Int J Cardiol. 2013.

8. Krieger EV, Moko LE, Wu F, Landzberg MJ, Valente AM, Assenza GE, Ukomadu C, Opotowsky AR. Single ventricle anatomy is associated with increased frequency of nonalcoholic cirrhosis. Int J Cardiol. 2013;167(5):1918-1923.

9. Lunze FI, Colan SD, Gauvreau K, Perez-Atayde AR, Smith RN, Blume ED, Singh TP. Tissue Doppler imaging for rejection surveillance in pediatric heart transplant recipients. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2013.

10 . Tierney ESS, Gal D, Gauvreau K, Baker AL, Trevey S, O’Neill SR, Jaff MR, de Ferranti S, Fulton DR, Colan SD, Newburger JW. Vascular Health in Kawasaki Disease. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013;62(12):1114-1121.

11. Correa R, Walsh EP, Alexander ME, Mah DY, Cecchin F, Abrams DJ, Triedman JK. Transbaffle mapping and ablation for atrial tachycardias after mustard, senning, or fontan operations. Journal of the American Heart Association. 2013;2(5):e000325.

12. Taylor ML, Carmona F, Thiagarajan RR, Westgate L, Ferguson MA, del Nido PJ, Rajagopal SK. Mild postoperative acute kidney injury and outcomes after surgery for congenital heart disease. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013;146(1):146-152.

13. Nathan M, Sadhwani A, Gauvreau K, Agus M, Ware J, Newburger JW, Pigula F. Association between Technical Performance Scores and neurodevelopmental outcomes after congenital cardiac surgery. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013.

14. Moghari MH, Roujol S, Henningsson M, Kissinger KV, Annese D, Nezafat R, Manning WJ, Geva T, Powell AJ. Three-dimensional heart locator for whole-heart coronary magnetic resonance angiography. Magn Reson Med. 2013.

15. Angoff GH, Kane DA, Giddins N, Paris YM, Moran AM, Tantengco V, Rotondo KM, Arnold L, Toro-Salazar OH, Gauthier NS, Kanevsky E, Renaud A, Geggel RL, Brown DW, Fulton DR. Regional Implementation of a Pediatric Cardiology Chest Pain Guideline Using SCAMPs Methodology. Pediatrics. 2013;132(4):E1010-E7.