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Commentary: Single-ventricle reconstruction: Chronicle of a death foretold?

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Emile A Bacha

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2019 Sep 21;158(3):843-844. Epub 2019 Mar 21.

Division of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Department of Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac Surgery, New York-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.02.119DOI Listing
September 2019

Commentary: The Norwood operation from 1982 to 2019: Continued surgical triumph or stagnation?

Authors:
Emile A Bacha

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2019 Jul 31;158(1):230-231. Epub 2019 Jan 31.

Division of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, New York-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac Surgery, New York, NY. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.01.074DOI Listing
July 2019

The Congenital Heart Technical Skill Study: Rationale and Design.

World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 2019 03;10(2):137-144

4 Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2150135118822689DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6516467PMC
March 2019

3D Printing and Heart Failure: The Present and the Future.

JACC Heart Fail 2019 Feb 12;7(2):132-142. Epub 2018 Dec 12.

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jchf.2018.09.011DOI Listing
February 2019

Pseudoaneurysm Formation Associated With a Modified Blalock-Taussig Shunt.

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 27;30(2):207-209. Epub 2018 Mar 27.

New York-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.semtcvs.2018.02.035DOI Listing
November 2018

Increased Reinterventions After Valve-Sparing Tetralogy of Fallot Repair: Is It the Price to Pay?

Authors:
Emile A Bacha

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2019 Summer;31(2):264-265. Epub 2018 Nov 27.

Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, New-York-Presbyterian, Columbia University, New York, New York. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.semtcvs.2018.11.008DOI Listing
November 2018

Management of Symptomatic Infants With Tetralogy of Fallot.

Authors:
Emile A Bacha

World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 2018 09;9(5):546-547

1 Division of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University, New York, NY, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2150135118786879DOI Listing
September 2018

Intraoperative balloon dilation in tetralogy of Fallot: Is there a "secret sauce"?

Authors:
Emile A Bacha

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 Aug;156(2):782

Section of Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac Surgery, Division of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, Columbia University, New York, NY.

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August 2018

Patients with anomalous aortic origin of the coronary artery remain at risk after surgical repair.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 Jun 8;155(6):2554-2564.e3. Epub 2018 Feb 8.

Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Columbia University Medical Center, NewYork-Presbyterian, New York, NY. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.12.134DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5960432PMC
June 2018

A deep dive into the left ventricle.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 May 16;155(5):2094-2095. Epub 2017 Nov 16.

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center, Columbia University Medical Center/NewYork-Presbyterian, New York, NY; Division of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center/NewYork-Presbyterian, New York, NY. Electronic address:

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May 2018

Outcomes of the Arterial Switch Operation in ≤2.5-kg Neonates.

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 Apr 2. Epub 2018 Apr 2.

Division of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Section of Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac Surgery, NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.semtcvs.2018.03.007DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6171112PMC
April 2018

Disparities in Outcomes and Resource Use After Hospitalization for Cardiac Surgery by Neighborhood Income.

Pediatrics 2018 03;141(3)

The Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York University, New York, New York.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1542/peds.2017-2432DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5847092PMC
March 2018

Scimitar Syndrome in Children and Adults: Natural History, Outcomes, and Risk Analysis.

Ann Thorac Surg 2018 Feb 18;105(2):592-598. Epub 2017 Oct 18.

Department of Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.06.061DOI Listing
February 2018

When Is It Better to Wait? Surgical Timing and Recurrence Risk for Children Undergoing Repair of Subaortic Stenosis.

Pediatr Cardiol 2017 Aug 15;38(6):1106-1114. Epub 2017 May 15.

Division of Pediatric Cardiology, NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, 3959 Broadway, CH-2N, New York, NY, 10032-3784, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00246-017-1622-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5987763PMC
August 2017

Association of Surgeon Age and Experience With Congenital Heart Surgery Outcomes.

Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2017 Jul;10(7)

From the Division of Pediatric Cardiology, NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center (B.R.A.); Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC (A.S.W.); Department of Pediatrics, Duke Clinical Research Institute (K.D.H.) and Department of Surgery (B.C.G.), Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC; Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Duke University, Durham, NC (R.M.); Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins All Children's Heart Institute, St. Petersburg, FL (J.P.J., M.L.J.); Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD (J.P.J., M.L.J.); Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY (E.A.B.); and The Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York University (S.A.G.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.117.003533DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5656266PMC
July 2017

The effects of postoperative hematocrit on shunt occlusion for neonates undergoing single ventricle palliation.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2017 04 14;153(4):947-955. Epub 2016 Nov 14.

Division of Neonatology, NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2016.09.085DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5376217PMC
April 2017

Cardiac Function After Tetralogy of Fallot/Complete Atrioventricular Canal Repair.

World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 2017 Mar;8(2):189-195

1 Division of Cardiac, Thoracic, and Vascular Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2150135116682719DOI Listing
March 2017

Outcomes of the Twelfth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion.

Artif Organs 2017 Jan;41(1):7-10

Penn State Health Pediatric Cardiovascular Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Surgery, and Bioengineering, Penn State College of Medicine, Penn State Health Children's Hospital, Hershey, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/aor.12896DOI Listing
January 2017

The Use of Hypothermic Circulatory Arrest During Heart Transplantation Does Not Worsen Posttransplant Survival.

Ann Thorac Surg 2016 Oct 19;102(4):1260-5. Epub 2016 May 19.

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.03.058DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5030139PMC
October 2016

Tetralogy of Fallot.

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2015 24;27(2):189-204. Epub 2015 Aug 24.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.semtcvs.2015.08.006DOI Listing
September 2016

Health-Related Quality of Life in Adult Survivors after the Fontan Operation.

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2015 8;27(3):307-8. Epub 2015 Oct 8.

University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.semtcvs.2015.10.001DOI Listing
August 2016

Comparison of Extracellular Matrix Patch and Standard Patch Material in the Pulmonary Arteries.

Pediatr Cardiol 2016 Aug 4;37(6):1162-8. Epub 2016 Jun 4.

Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York-Presbyterian, 3959 Broadway, Room 255, New York, NY, 10032, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00246-016-1413-8DOI Listing
August 2016

Aiming to Preserve Pulmonary Valve Function in Tetralogy of Fallot Repair: Comparing a New Approach to Traditional Management.

Pediatr Cardiol 2016 Jun 26;37(5):818-25. Epub 2016 Feb 26.

Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York-Presbyterian, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00246-016-1355-1DOI Listing
June 2016

Erratum to: Aiming to Preserve Pulmonary Valve Function in Tetralogy of Fallot Repair: Comparing a New Approach to Traditional Management.

Pediatr Cardiol 2016 Jun;37(5):990

Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York-Presbyterian, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00246-016-1389-4DOI Listing
June 2016

The concept of "palliation" in children with heterotaxy syndrome.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2016 May 27;151(5):1378-9. Epub 2016 Feb 27.

Congenital and Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York-Presbyterian, New York, NY.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2016.02.050DOI Listing
May 2016

The Norwood operation: Relative effects of surgeon and institutional volumes on outcomes and resource utilization.

Cardiol Young 2016 Apr 14;26(4):683-92. Epub 2015 Jul 14.

7Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery,Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons,New York,New York,United States of America.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1047951115001031DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4713384PMC
April 2016

Copy number variants in congenital heart disease: A new risk factor impacting outcomes?

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2016 Apr 13;151(4):1152-3. Epub 2015 Oct 13.

Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Division of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2015.10.002DOI Listing
April 2016

Use of stented bovine pericardial valve for surgical mitral valve replacement in infants.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2016 Mar 18;151(3):e51-e52. Epub 2015 Sep 18.

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, New York-Presbyterian Hospital College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, NY.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2015.09.050DOI Listing
March 2016

Heart transplantation in the setting of complex congenital heart disease and physiologic single lung.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2015 Dec 17;150(6):1465-72. Epub 2015 Jun 17.

Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2015.06.021DOI Listing
December 2015

Early Complete Atrioventricular Canal Repair Yields Outcomes Equivalent to Late Repair.

Ann Thorac Surg 2015 Jun 15;99(6):2109-15; discussion 2115-6. Epub 2015 Apr 15.

Cardiac, Thoracic, and Vascular Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.01.063DOI Listing
June 2015

Neonatal hypoplastic left heart syndrome: effects of bloodstream infections on outcomes and costs.

Ann Thorac Surg 2015 May 29;99(5):1648-54. Epub 2015 Mar 29.

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.01.038DOI Listing
May 2015

Post-pericardiotomy syndrome in pediatric patients following surgical closure of secundum atrial septal defects: incidence and risk factors.

Pediatr Cardiol 2015 Mar 8;36(3):498-502. Epub 2014 Oct 8.

Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, 3959 Broadway, 2 North, New York, NY, 10032, USA,

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00246-014-1039-7
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March 2015

Repair of anomalous left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery in the modern era: preoperative predictors of immediate postoperative outcomes and long term cardiac follow-up.

Pediatr Cardiol 2015 Mar 10;36(3):489-97. Epub 2014 Oct 10.

Division of Pediatric Cardiology, New York-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, 3959 Broadway, 2 North, New York, NY, 10032-3784, USA,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00246-014-1038-8DOI Listing
March 2015

Earlier stage 1 palliation is associated with better clinical outcomes and lower costs for neonates with hypoplastic left heart syndrome.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2015 Jan 8;149(1):205-10.e1. Epub 2014 Aug 8.

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2014.07.094DOI Listing
January 2015

SCAI/AATS/ACC/STS operator and institutional requirements for transcatheter valve repair and replacement. Part II. mitral valve.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2014 Oct 14;64(14):1515-26. Epub 2014 May 14.

Division of Cardiac, Thoracic, and Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032; Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York, New York, New York 10032.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2014.05.005DOI Listing
October 2014

Impact of neonatal versus nonneonatal total repair of tetralogy of fallot on growth in the first year of life.

Ann Thorac Surg 2014 Oct 15;98(4):1399-404. Epub 2014 Aug 15.

Department of Pediatrics, Columbia University, NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, New York, New York. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.05.034DOI Listing
October 2014

Pulmonary atresia/intact ventricular septum: influence of coronary anatomy on single-ventricle outcome.

Ann Thorac Surg 2014 Oct 22;98(4):1371-7. Epub 2014 Aug 22.

Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, Columbia University, New York, New York.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.06.039DOI Listing
October 2014

SCAI/AATS/ACC/STS operator and institutional requirements for transcatheter valve repair and replacement: Part II. Mitral valve.

Ann Thorac Surg 2014 Aug 14;98(2):765-77. Epub 2014 May 14.

Division of Cardiac, Thoracic, and Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York; Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York, New York, New York.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.05.002DOI Listing
August 2014

SCAI/AATS/ACC/STS operator and institutional requirements for transcatheter valve repair and replacement. Part II. Mitral valve.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2014 Aug 12;148(2):387-400. Epub 2014 Jun 12.

Division of Cardiac, Thoracic, and Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center, New York, and Padiatric Cardiac Surgery, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York, New York, NY.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2014.06.014DOI Listing
August 2014

Successful treatment of severe mechanical mitral valve thrombosis with tissue plasminogen activator in a 7-month-old infant.

Pediatr Cardiol 2013 12;34(8):1903-7. Epub 2012 Aug 12.

Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 3959 Broadway, Room 255, New York, NY, 10032, USA,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00246-012-0446-xDOI Listing
July 2014

Earlier arterial switch operation improves outcomes and reduces costs for neonates with transposition of the great arteries.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2014 Feb 30;63(5):481-7. Epub 2013 Oct 30.

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2013.08.1645DOI Listing
February 2014

Hemodynamics and arteriovenous malformations in cavopulmonary anastomosis: the case for residual antegrade pulsatile flow.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2013 Dec 13;146(6):1359-65. Epub 2013 Mar 13.

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Hôpital Louis Pradel, Hospices Civils de Lyon, Lyon, France. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2013.02.036DOI Listing
December 2013

Individualized approach in the management of patients with hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS).

Authors:
Emile A Bacha

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg Pediatr Card Surg Annu 2013 ;16(1):3-6

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, New York-Presbyterian, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, New York, NY 10032, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.pcsu.2013.01.001DOI Listing
October 2013

Effects of lack of pulsatility on pulmonary endothelial function in the Fontan circulation.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2013 Sep 6;146(3):522-9. Epub 2012 Dec 6.

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Hôpital Louis Pradel, Hospices Civils de Lyon, Claude Bernard Lyon I University, Faculté de Médecine-Laboratoire de Physiologie, Lyon, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.11.031DOI Listing
September 2013

Outcomes of the infant Ross procedure for congenital aortic stenosis followed into adolescence.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2013 Jun 11;145(6):1504-11. Epub 2012 Oct 11.

Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York-Presbyterian, New York, NY 10032-3784, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.09.004DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3657341PMC
June 2013

Intact right ventricle-pulmonary artery shunt after stage 2 palliation in hypoplastic left heart syndrome improves pulmonary artery growth.

Pediatr Cardiol 2013 Apr 15;34(4):924-30. Epub 2012 Nov 15.

Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York-Presbyterian, 3959 Broadway, 2 North, New York, NY 10032, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00246-012-0576-1DOI Listing
April 2013

Mortality in hypoplastic left heart syndrome: review of 216 autopsy cases of aortic atresia with attention to coronary artery disease.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2012 Dec 11;144(6):1301-6. Epub 2012 Apr 11.

Department of Cardiac Surgery, Children's Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA.

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December 2012

Aortic constriction and the relevance of physiologic research.

Authors:
Emile A Bacha

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2012 Dec 19;144(6):1501. Epub 2012 Jul 19.

Department of Cardiac Surgery, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York-Presbyterian, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.06.026DOI Listing
December 2012

Surgical technical performance scores are predictors of late mortality and unplanned reinterventions in infants after cardiac surgery.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2012 Nov 28;144(5):1095-1101.e7. Epub 2012 Aug 28.

Department of Cardiac Surgery, Children's Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.07.081DOI Listing
November 2012

Ebstein's malformation of the tricuspid valve: short-term outcomes of the "cone procedure" versus conventional surgery.

Congenit Heart Dis 2012 Jan-Feb;7(1):50-8. Epub 2011 Dec 18.

Departments of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Children's Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115,USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1747-0803.2011.00603.xDOI Listing
May 2012

Quality measures for congenital and pediatric cardiac surgery.

World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 2012 Jan;3(1):32-47

Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The Congenital Heart Institute of Florida (CHIF), All Children's Hospital, Cardiac Surgical Associates of Florida (CSAoF), University of South Florida College of Medicine, St Petersburg and Tampa, FL, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2150135111426732DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3827684PMC
January 2012

Intraoperative adverse events can be compensated by technical performance in neonates and infants after cardiac surgery: a prospective study.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2011 Nov 15;142(5):1098-107, 1107.e1-5. Epub 2011 Aug 15.

Department of Cardiac Surgery, Children's Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2011.07.003DOI Listing
November 2011

Resource use among adult congenital heart surgery admissions in pediatric hospitals: risk factors for high resource utilization and association with inpatient death.

Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2011 Nov 18;4(6):634-9. Epub 2011 Oct 18.

Divisions of Cardiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.111.963
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.111.963223DOI Listing
November 2011

Impact of fetal cardiac intervention on congenital heart surgery.

Authors:
Emile A Bacha

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg Pediatr Card Surg Annu 2011 ;14(1):35-7

Congenital and Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York-Presbyterian, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.pcsu.2011.01.003DOI Listing
August 2011

Early postoperative severity of illness predicts outcomes after the stage I Norwood procedure.

Ann Thorac Surg 2011 Aug 24;92(2):660-5. Epub 2011 Jun 24.

Department of Cardiac Surgery, Children's Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2011.03.086DOI Listing
August 2011

Risk factors for death after adult congenital heart surgery in pediatric hospitals.

Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2011 Jul 21;4(4):433-9. Epub 2011 Jun 21.

Divisions of Cardiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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Right ventricle and tricuspid valve function at midterm after the Fontan operation for hypoplastic left heart syndrome: impact of shunt type.

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February 2011

Blood transfusion is associated with prolonged duration of mechanical ventilation in infants undergoing reparative cardiac surgery.

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January 2011

Blood transfusion after pediatric cardiac surgery is associated with prolonged hospital stay.

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Department of Cardiology, Children's Hospital Boston, and Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA.

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January 2011

Long-term outcome of surgically repaired unilateral anomalous pulmonary artery origin.

Pediatr Cardiol 2010 Oct 19;31(7):944-51. Epub 2010 May 19.

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October 2010

What is the clinical utility of routine cardiac catheterization before a Fontan operation?

Pediatr Cardiol 2010 Oct 26;31(7):977-85. Epub 2010 May 26.

Department of Cardiology, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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October 2010

Acute kidney injury and regional abdominal perfusion during neonatal aortic arch reconstruction.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2010 Aug 5;140(2):453-8. Epub 2010 May 5.

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August 2010

Birth before 39 weeks' gestation is associated with worse outcomes in neonates with heart disease.

Pediatrics 2010 Aug 5;126(2):277-84. Epub 2010 Jul 5.

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August 2010

Transcatheter closure of ventricular septal defects: invited commentary.

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World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 2010 Jul;1(2):186

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July 2010

Intraoperative assessment after pediatric cardiac surgical repair: initial experience with C-arm angiography.

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Department of Cardiac Surgery, Children's Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA.

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July 2010

Stage I Norwood: optimal technical performance improves outcomes irrespective of preoperative physiologic status or case complexity.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2010 Apr 13;139(4):962-8. Epub 2010 Jan 13.

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April 2010

Predictors of long-term adverse outcomes in patients with congenital coronary artery fistulae.

Circ Cardiovasc Interv 2010 Apr 23;3(2):134-9. Epub 2010 Mar 23.

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April 2010

The training of congenital heart surgeons.

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April 2009

Cerebral oximetry during infant cardiac surgery: evaluation and relationship to early postoperative outcome.

Anesth Analg 2009 Apr;108(4):1122-31

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April 2009

Long-term outcomes after coarctation repair in infancy.

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Cardiology 2009 25;112(1):35. Epub 2008 Jun 25.

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March 2009

A prospective observational study of human factors, adverse events, and patient outcomes in surgery for pediatric cardiac disease.

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December 2008

Measurement of technical performance in surgery for congenital heart disease: the stage I Norwood procedure.

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Department of Cardiac Surgery, Children's Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA.

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October 2008

Ventricular function deteriorates with recurrent coarctation in hypoplastic left heart syndrome.

Ann Thorac Surg 2008 Sep;86(3):869-74; discussion 869-74

Department of Cardiac Surgery, Children's Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA.

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September 2008

Factors associated with prolonged recovery after the fontan operation.

Circulation 2008 Sep;118(14 Suppl):S171-6

MPH, Department of Cardiology, Cardiac ICU Office, Bader 600, Children's Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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September 2008

A novel bioresorbable film reduces postoperative adhesions after infant cardiac surgery.

Ann Thorac Surg 2008 Aug;86(2):614-21

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August 2008

Invited commentary.

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Ann Thorac Surg 2008 Jul;86(1):146

Department of Cardiac Surgery, Children's Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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July 2008

Errors and the burden of errors: attitudes, perceptions, and the culture of safety in pediatric cardiac surgical teams.

Ann Thorac Surg 2008 Apr;85(4):1374-81

Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary.

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April 2008