Publications

Eghtesady Publications  2016 – 2014


  1. Anwar S, Singh GK, Varughese J, Nguyen H, Billadello JJ, Sheybani EF, Woodard PK, Manning P, Eghtesady P. 3D printing in complex congenital heart disease: across a spectrum of age, pathology, and imaging techniques.  JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2016 Jul 14. pii: S1936-878X(16)30413-2. doi

  2. Miller JR, Henn MC, Lancaster TS, Lawrance CP, Schuessler RB, Shepard M, Anderson M, Kovacs A, Matheny RG, Eghtesady P, Damiano RJ, Boston US. Pulmonary valve replacement with small intestine submucosa-extracellular matrix in a porcine model. World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. 2016 Jul;7(4):475-83.

  3. Miller JR, Simpson KE, Epstein DJ, Lancaster TS, Henn MC, Schuessler RB, Balzer DT, Shahanavaz S, Murphy JJ, Canter CE, Eghtesady P, Boston US. Improved survival after heart transplant for failed Fontan patients with preserved ventricular function.  J. Heart Lung Transplant. 2016 Jul;35(7):877-83.

  4. Blume ED, Rosenthal DN, Rossano JW, Baldwin JT, Eghtesady P, Morales DL, Cantor RS, Conway J, Lorts A, Almond CS, Naftel DC, Kirklin JK; PediMACS Investigators. Outcomes of children implanted with ventricular assist devices in the United States: First analysis of the Pediatric Interagency Registry for Mechanical Circulatory Support (PediMACS).  J Heart Lung Transplant. 2016 May;35(5):578-84.

  5. Grady RM, Eghtesady PPotts Shunt and Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension: What We Have Learned.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Apr;101(4):1539-43.

  6. Gazit AZ, Sweet SC, Grady RM, Boston US, Huddleston CB, Hoganson DM, Shepard M, Raithel S, Mehegan M, Doctor A, Spinella PC, Eghtesady P. Recommendations for utilization of the paracorporeal lung assist device in neonates and young children with pulmonary hypertension. Pediatr Transplant. 2016 Mar;20(2):256-70.
  7. Saini, A, Hartman M, Gage BF, Eghesady P, Gazit A, Said A, Boston U, Spinella P. Incidence of Platelet Dysfunction by Thromboelastography-Platelet Mapping in Children Supported with ECMO: A Pilot Retrospective Study. Frontiers in Pediatrics 2016 Jan 6;3:116.
  8. Martinez SC, Byku M, Novak EL, Cedars AM, Eghtesady P, Ludbrook PA, Billadello JJ. Increased Body Mass Index Is Associated with Congestive Heart Failure and Mortality in Adult Fontan Patients. Congenit Heart Dis. 2016 Jan;11(1):71-9.
  9. Kirklin JK, Huddleston CB, Eghtesady P, Bacha EA. Health-Related Quality of Life in Adult Survivors after the Fontan Operation. Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2015 Autumn;27(3):307-8.
  10. Martinez SC, Eghtesady P, Bhalla S. Ludbrook PA. Scimitar Syndrome: Multimodal Imaging Before and After Repair. Tex Heart Inst J. 2015 Dec 1;42(6):593-5.
  11. Eghtesady P. 50th Anniversary landmark commentary on Bove EL, Behrendt DM. Open-heart surgery in the first week of life. Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 Aug;100(2):387-8.
  12. Miller JR, Epstein DT, Henn MC, Guthrie T, Schuessler RB, Simpson KE, Canter CE, Eghtesady P, Boston US. Early biventricular assist device use in children: a single center review of 31 patients.  ASAIO J. 2015 Nov-Dec;61(6):688-94.
  13. Cole CR, Eghtesady P. The myocardial and coronary histopathology and pathogenesis of hypoplastic left heart syndrome. Cardiol Young. 2016 Jan;26(1):19-29.
  14. Eghtesady. P. Primary pulmonary vein stenosis: can we expect different results? J. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2015 Jul;150(1):188-9.
  15. Sparks J, Epstein D, Baltagi S, Mehegan ME, Simpson KE, Canter CE, Silvestry S, Eghtesady P, Boston US. Continous flow device support in children using the HeartWare HVAD: 1000 days of lessons learned from a single center experience.  ASAIO J. 2015 Sep-Oct;61(5):569-73
  16. Miller JR, Boston US, Epstein DJ, Henn MC, Lawrance CP, Kallenbach J, Simpson KE, Canter CE, Eghtesady P. Pediatric Quality of Life while supported by a Ventricular Assist Device.  Congenit Heart Dis. 2015 Jul-Aug;10(4):E189-96.
  17. Miller JR, Lancaster TS, Eghtesady P. Current approaches to device implantation in pediatric and congenital heart disease patients. Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther. 2015 Apr;13(4):417-27. 
  18. Gay JC, Agrawal R, Auger KA, Del Beccaro MA, Eghtesady P, Fieldston ES, Golias J, Hain PD, McClead R, Morse RB, Neuman MI, Simon HK, Tejedor-Sojo J, Teufel RJ 2nd, Harris JM 2nd, Shah SS. Rates and Impact of Potentially Preventable Readmissions at Children's Hospitals. J Pediatr. 2015 Mar;166(3):613-619
  19. Hoganson DM, Boston US, Gazit AZ, Canter CE, Eghtesady P. Successful bridge through transplantation with berlin heart ventricular assist device in a child with failing fontan. Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 Feb;99(2):707-9. 
  20. Bowermaster R, Miller M, Ashcraft T, Boyd M, Brar A, Manning P, Eghtesady P. Application of the aviation black box principle in pediatric cardiac surgery: tracking all failures in the pediatric cardiac operating room. J Am Coll Surg. 2015 Feb;220(2):149-55.
  21. Kwiatkowski DM, Menon S, Krawczeski CD, Goldstein SL, Morales DL, Phillips A, Manning PB, Eghtesady P, Wang Y, Nelson DP, Cooper DS. Improved outcomes with peritoneal dialysis catheter placement after cardiopulmonary bypass in infants.J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 Jan;149(1):230-6.
  22. Miller JR, Eghtesady PVentricular assist device use in congenital heart disease with a comparison to heart transplant. J Comp Eff Res. 2014 Sep;3(5):533-46. 
  23. Aiyagari R, Rhodes JF, Shrader P, Radtke WA, Bandisode VM, Bergersen L, Gillespie MJ, Gray RG, Guey LT, Hill KD, Hirsch R, Kim DW, Lee KJ, Pelech AN, Ringewald J, Takao C, Vincent JA, Ohye RG; Pediatric Heart Network Investigators. Impact of pre-stage II hemodynamics and pulmonary artery anatomy on 12-month outcomes in the Pediatric Heart Network Investigators. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Oct;148(4):1467-74.
  24. Hoganson DM, Boston US, Manning PB, Eghtesady PThe surgical prebrief as part of a five-point comprehensive approach to improving pediatric cardiac surgical team communication. World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. 2014 Oct;5(4):640-2. 
  25. Heidari-Bateni G, Brar AK, Hall M, Hathcock T, Epstein D, Goessling LS, Cunningham MW, Eghtesady PMaternal β-hemolytic streptococcal pharyngeal exposure and colonization in pregnancy. Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol. 2014;2014:639141. 
  26. Sparks JD, Boston U, Eghtesady P, Canter CE. B-type natriuretic peptide trends after pediatric heart transplantation. Pediatr Transplant. 2014 Aug;18(5):477-84.
  27. Szafranski P, Dharmadhikari AV, Wambach JA, Towe CT, White FV, Grady RM, Eghtesady P, Cole FS, Deutsch G, Sen P, Stankiewicz P. Two deletions overlapping a distant FOXF1 enhancer unravel the role of lncRNA LINC01081 in etiology of alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of pulmonary veins. Am J Med Genet A. 2014 Aug;164(8):2013-9.
  28. Cole CR, Yutzey KE,  Mar AK, Goessling LS, VanWickle-Chavez SJ, Cunningham MW, Eghtesady PCongenital Heart Disease Linked to Maternal Autoimmunity against Cardiac Myosin. J. Immunol. 2014 May;192:4074-4082.
  29. Cole CR, Baker RS, Herbert D, Eghtesady PPrime oxygen concentration has no effect on placental vascular resistance for fetal cardiac bypass. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Mar;147(3):1107-8.
  30. Heidari-Bateni G, Norouzi S, Hall M, Brar A, Eghtesady PDefining the best practice patterns for the neonatal systemic-to-pulmonary artery shunt procedure. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Mar;147(3):869-873.
  31. Simpson KE, Esmaeeli A, Khanna G, White F, Turnmelle Y, Eghtesady P, Boston U, Canter CE. Liver cirrhosis in Fontan patients does not affect 1-year post-heart transplant mortality or markers of liver function. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2014 Feb;33(2):170-7.
  32. Poynter JA, Williams WG, McIntyre S, Brothers JA, Jacobs ML; Congenital Heart Surgeons Society AAOCA Working Group. Anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery: a report from the congenital heart surgeons society registry. World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. 2014 Jan 1;5(1):22-30.
  33. Hoganson DM, Gazit AZ, Boston US, Sweet SC, Grady RM, Huddleston CB, Eghtesady P. Paracorporeal lung assist devices as a bridge to recovery or lung transplantation in neonates and young children. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Jan;147(1):420-7.
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