Publications by authors named "Ram Kumar"

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The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Congenital Heart Surgery Database: 2020 Update on Research.

Ann Thorac Surg 2020 Oct 16. Epub 2020 Oct 16.

Heart Institute, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.10.004DOI Listing
October 2020

Commentary: Delivering the cargo….

Authors:
S Ram Kumar

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2020 Aug 21. Epub 2020 Aug 21.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif; Heart Institute, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2020.08.046DOI Listing
August 2020

Commentary: In pursuit of the perfect pulmonary valve….

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2020 Aug 15. Epub 2020 Aug 15.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif; Heart Institute, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2020.08.036DOI Listing
August 2020

The Sound of One Hand Clapping....

World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 2020 09;11(5):625-626

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, 12223Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2150135120940619DOI Listing
September 2020

Challenges in Setting Up Point-of-Care Hemodialysis in a COVID-19 Care Facility: Lessons From a Limited-Resource Setting.

Kidney Int Rep 2020 Oct 20;5(10):1839-1840. Epub 2020 Aug 20.

Department of Nephrology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ekir.2020.08.010DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7438993PMC
October 2020

Delta-like ligand 4-mediated Notch signaling controls proliferation of second heart field progenitor cells by regulating Fgf8 expression.

Development 2020 Sep 11;147(17). Epub 2020 Sep 11.

Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/dev.185249DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7502602PMC
September 2020

Impact of prior diaphragm plication on subsequent stages of single ventricle palliation.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2020 Nov 20;160(5):1291-1296.e1. Epub 2020 Jun 20.

Heart Institute, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif; Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2020.06.007DOI Listing
November 2020

Antiviral activity of Apigenin against buffalopox: Novel mechanistic insights and drug-resistance considerations.

Antiviral Res 2020 09 21;181:104870. Epub 2020 Jul 21.

National Centre for Veterinary Type Cultures, ICAR-National Research Centre on Equines, Hisar, India. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.antiviral.2020.104870DOI Listing
September 2020

Efficacy and Safety of Combined Oral Chelation with Deferiprone and Deferasirox on Iron Overload in Transfusion Dependent Children with Thalassemia - A Prospective Observational Study.

Indian J Pediatr 2020 Jul 13. Epub 2020 Jul 13.

Department of Radiodiagnosis, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12098-020-03442-5DOI Listing
July 2020

Big Data in Transplantation Practice - the Devil Is in the Detail - Fontan-associated Liver Disease.

Transplantation 2020 Jul 2. Epub 2020 Jul 2.

Liver Transplant Center, Children's Hospital-Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000003308DOI Listing
July 2020

Phase selective synthesis of nickel silicide nanocrystals in molten salts for electrocatalysis of the oxygen evolution reaction.

Nanoscale 2020 Jul;12(28):15209-15213

Sorbonne Université, CNRS, Collège de France, Laboratoire de Chimie de la Matière Condensée de Paris (CMCP), 4 place Jussieu, F-75005, Paris, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0nr04284fDOI Listing
July 2020

Biventricular Repair in Interrupted Aortic Arch and Ventricular Septal Defect with Small LVOT.

Ann Thorac Surg 2020 Jun 26. Epub 2020 Jun 26.

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery; Department of Pediatrics; Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA; Heart Institute, Children's Hospital, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.05.045DOI Listing
June 2020

DNA barcoding and phylogenetics of freshwater fish fauna of Ranganadi River, Arunachal Pradesh.

Gene 2020 Sep 10;754:144860. Epub 2020 Jun 10.

College of Fisheries, CAU (I), Tripura, India. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gene.2020.144860DOI Listing
September 2020

Congenital Heart Disease in Patients With Cleft Lip/Palate and Its Impact on Cleft Management.

Cleft Palate Craniofac J 2020 Aug 28;57(8):957-966. Epub 2020 May 28.

Division of Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1055665620924915DOI Listing
August 2020

Commentary: It Takes a Village….

Authors:
S Ram Kumar

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2020 May 21. Epub 2020 May 21.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California; Heart Institute, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.semtcvs.2020.05.011DOI Listing
May 2020

Commentary: "Growing" Understanding of the Autograft Root.

Authors:
Ram S Kumar

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2020 21;32(3):507-508. Epub 2020 May 21.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, and Department of Pediatrics, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California; Heart Institute, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.semtcvs.2020.05.012DOI Listing
October 2020

Host-Directed Antiviral Therapy.

Clin Microbiol Rev 2020 06 13;33(3). Epub 2020 May 13.

Department of Biomedical and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/CMR.00168-19DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7227448PMC
June 2020

Molecular Approaches in Single Ventricle Management.

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg Pediatr Card Surg Annu 2020 ;23:77-85

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California; Department of Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California; Heart Institute, Children's Hospital, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.pcsu.2020.03.003DOI Listing
January 2020

Looking Ahead in Pediatric Heart Surgery.

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg Pediatr Card Surg Annu 2020 ;23

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery; Department of Pediatrics Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California; Heart Institute, Los Angeles, CA, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.pcsu.2020.03.004DOI Listing
January 2020

Efficacy and safety of nabiximols cannabinoid medicine for paediatric spasticity in cerebral palsy or traumatic brain injury: a randomized controlled trial.

Dev Med Child Neurol 2020 Sep 27;62(9):1031-1039. Epub 2020 Apr 27.

Department of Paediatric Neurosciences, Evelina London Children's Hospital, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dmcn.14548DOI Listing
September 2020

Aquatic Plants, , and as Bio-Converters of Wastewater to Biofuel.

Plants (Basel) 2020 Apr 1;9(4). Epub 2020 Apr 1.

School of Sciences, RMIT University, Bundoora West Campus, Bundoora VIC 3083, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/plants9040437DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7238415PMC
April 2020

Mononuclear diploid cardiomyocytes support neonatal mouse heart regeneration in response to paracrine IGF2 signaling.

Elife 2020 Mar 13;9. Epub 2020 Mar 13.

Department of Regenerative Medicine and Cell Biology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7554/eLife.53071DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7105374PMC
March 2020

Agriculture, dairy and fishery farming practices and greenhouse gas emission footprint: a strategic appraisal for mitigation.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2020 Apr 14;27(10):10160-10184. Epub 2020 Feb 14.

ICAR-Vivekananda Parvatiya Krishi Anusandhan Sansthan, Almora, Uttarakhand, 263601, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11356-020-07949-4DOI Listing
April 2020

Gallbladder Perforation: A Prospective Study of Its Divergent Appearance and Management.

Euroasian J Hepatogastroenterol 2019 Jan-Jun;9(1):14-19

Department of Surgery, ESI Posgraduate Institute of Medical Science and Research and Hospital, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5005/jp-journals-10018-1289DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6969324PMC
January 2020

Analysis of the operational risk factors in public hospitals in an Indian state.

Int J Health Care Qual Assur 2019 Dec;33(1):67-88

Department of Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering Trivandrum, Thiruvananthapuram, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/IJHCQA-06-2018-0156DOI Listing
December 2019

Commentary: If you want blood….

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2020 05 24;159(5):2010-2011. Epub 2019 Oct 24.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif; Heart Institute, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.10.043DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7251758PMC
May 2020

Mystus prabini, a new species of catfish (Siluriformes: Bagridae) from Arunachal Pradesh, north-eastern, India.

Zootaxa 2019 Jul 31;4648(3):zootaxa.4648.3.6. Epub 2019 Jul 31.

Department of Fisheries Resource Management, Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyay Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Utlou-795134, Manipur, India..

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4648.3.6DOI Listing
July 2019

Aortic Valve Neo-Cuspidization in Children - Ready for Prime Time Yet?

World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 2019 11;10(6):731-732

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2150135119883622DOI Listing
November 2019

Incidence and prognostic factors of ataxia in children with posterior fossa tumors.

Neurooncol Pract 2019 May 21;6(3):185-193. Epub 2018 Aug 21.

Department of Neurology, Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust, Liverpool, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/nop/npy033DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6656303PMC
May 2019

High-Pressure Melting Curve of Zintl Sodium Silicide NaSi by In Situ Electrical Measurements.

Inorg Chem 2019 Aug 5;58(16):10822-10828. Epub 2019 Aug 5.

CNRS, Collège de France, Laboratoire de Chimie de la Matière Condensée de Paris (CMCP) , Sorbonne Université , 4 place Jussieu , F-75005 , Paris , France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.inorgchem.9b01108DOI Listing
August 2019

Pyridyl/hydroxyphenyl versus carboxyphenyl anchoring moieties in Zn - Thienyl porphyrins for dye sensitized solar cells.

Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc 2020 Jan 22;224:117408. Epub 2019 Jul 22.

Centre for Scientific and Applied Research, PSN College of Engineering and Technology, Melathediyoor, Tirunelveli 627 152, India. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.saa.2019.117408DOI Listing
January 2020

Ten Years of Data Verification: The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Congenital Heart Surgery Database Audits.

World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 2019 07;10(4):454-463

2 Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2150135119845256DOI Listing
July 2019

An Aortic Root Abscess Presenting as a Suprasternal Pulsatile Mass.

Korean J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2019 Jun 5;52(3):178-181. Epub 2019 Jun 5.

Department of Cardiology, The Madras Medical Mission, Chennai, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5090/kjtcs.2019.52.3.178DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6559191PMC
June 2019

Post-operative cerebellar mutism syndrome: rehabilitation issues.

Childs Nerv Syst 2020 Jun 20;36(6):1215-1222. Epub 2019 Jun 20.

Department of Pediatric Neurology, Erasmus University Hospital/ Sophia Children's Hospital, Postbox 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00381-019-04229-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7250945PMC
June 2020

Two Sides of a Coin.

Authors:
S Ram Kumar

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2019 11;31(3):569-570. Epub 2019 Apr 11.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California Heart Institute, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.semtcvs.2019.04.005DOI Listing
December 2019

Pharmacological management of abnormal tone and movement in cerebral palsy.

Arch Dis Child 2019 08 4;104(8):775-780. Epub 2019 Apr 4.

Paediatric Neurosciences, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/archdischild-2018-316309DOI Listing
August 2019

Differential roles of insulin like growth factor 1 receptor and insulin receptor during embryonic heart development.

BMC Dev Biol 2019 03 25;19(1). Epub 2019 Mar 25.

Department of Regenerative Medicine and Cell Biology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12861-019-0186-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6434851PMC
March 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

Expressed Emotion Research in India: A Narrative Review.

Indian J Psychol Med 2019 Jan-Feb;41(1):18-26

Department of Social Work, Linneaus University, Vaxjo, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/IJPSYM.IJPSYM_235_18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6337921PMC
February 2019

Commentary: Midaortic syndrome-What is the skinny?

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2019 05 22;157(5):e285-e286. Epub 2019 Jan 22.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif; Heart Institute, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.01.029DOI Listing
May 2019

Scientific process.

Authors:
S Ram Kumar

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2019 04 4;157(4):e208-e209. Epub 2019 Feb 4.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California Heart Institute, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.01.006DOI Listing
April 2019

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Congenital Heart Surgery Database: 2019 Update on Outcomes and Quality.

Ann Thorac Surg 2019 03 11;107(3):691-704. Epub 2019 Jan 11.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland; Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins All Children's Heart Institute, Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital and Florida Hospital for Children, Saint Petersburg, Tampa, and Orlando, Florida.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.12.016DOI Listing
March 2019

The Hippo Pathway Prevents YAP/TAZ-Driven Hypertranscription and Controls Neural Progenitor Number.

Dev Cell 2018 12 25;47(5):576-591.e8. Epub 2018 Oct 25.

Department of Developmental Neurobiology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.devcel.2018.09.021DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6296252PMC
December 2018

MNK1 inhibitor as an antiviral agent suppresses buffalopox virus protein synthesis.

Antiviral Res 2018 12 28;160:126-136. Epub 2018 Oct 28.

National Centre for Veterinary Type Cultures, ICAR-National Research Centre on Equines, Hisar, India. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.antiviral.2018.10.022DOI Listing
December 2018

Predictors of Respiratory Improvement 1 Week after Ligation of Patent Ductus Arteriosus in Preterm Infants.

J Pediatr 2019 02 19;205:49-54.e2. Epub 2018 Oct 19.

Fetal and Neonatal Institute, Division of Neonatology, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Department of Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2018.09.061DOI Listing
February 2019

Newer advances, newer challenges?

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2019 01 19;157(1):e9-e10. Epub 2018 Sep 19.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Heart Institute, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.08.074DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6883921PMC
January 2019

Simultaneous Systemic to Pulmonary Shunt and Pulmonary Artery Banding is a Viable Option for Neonatal Palliation of Single Ventricle Physiology.

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2019 29;31(2):234-241. Epub 2018 Sep 29.

Heart Institute, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California; Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California; Department of Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.semtcvs.2018.09.019DOI Listing
December 2019

Postoperative Serum Troponin Trends in Infants Undergoing Cardiac Surgery.

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2019 6;31(2):244-251. Epub 2018 Sep 6.

Division of Cardiology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California; Heart Institute, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California; Department of Pediatrics, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.semtcvs.2018.08.010DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6401339PMC
December 2019

Cerebral Autoregulation in Neonates With and Without Congenital Heart Disease.

Am J Crit Care 2018 09;27(5):410-416

Nhu N. Tran is a clinical research nurse III, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. Ram Kumar is an assistant professor of surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California. Felicia S. Hodge is a professor and Paul M. Macey is an associate professor, School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles.

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September 2018

Elevated Pulmonary Artery Pressure, Not Pulmonary Vascular Resistance, is an Independent Predictor of Short-Term Morbidity Following Bidirectional Cavopulmonary Connection.

Pediatr Cardiol 2018 Dec 14;39(8):1572-1580. Epub 2018 Jun 14.

Division of Cardiology, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00246-018-1932-6DOI Listing
December 2018

Role of MAPK/MNK1 signaling in virus replication.

Virus Res 2018 07 1;253:48-61. Epub 2018 Jun 1.

Virology Laboratory, National Centre for Veterinary Type Cultures, ICAR-National Research Centre on Equines, Hisar, Haryana 125001, India. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.virusres.2018.05.028DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7114592PMC
July 2018

Neonatal Outcomes in Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Return: The Role of Prenatal Diagnosis and Pulmonary Venous Obstruction.

Pediatr Cardiol 2018 Oct 23;39(7):1346-1354. Epub 2018 May 23.

Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

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October 2018

Methylation of DNA and chromatin as a mechanism of oncogenesis and therapeutic target in neuroblastoma.

Oncotarget 2018 Apr 24;9(31):22184-22193. Epub 2018 Apr 24.

Department of Pediatrics and Wilmot Cancer Center, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.18632/oncotarget.25084DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5955135PMC
April 2018

Still young at heart….

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 09 21;156(3):1177-1178. Epub 2018 Apr 21.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif; Heart Institute, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.04.055DOI Listing
September 2018

Arch Augmentation via Median Sternotomy for Coarctation of Aorta With Proximal Arch Hypoplasia.

Ann Thorac Surg 2018 10 16;106(4):1214-1219. Epub 2018 May 16.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles; Heart Institute, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.04.025DOI Listing
October 2018

Collateral benefit in pulmonary atresia with ventricular septal defect?

Authors:
S Ram Kumar

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 09 16;156(3):1205-1206. Epub 2018 Apr 16.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California and Heart Institute, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.04.030DOI Listing
September 2018

Liberal Use of Delayed Sternal Closure in Children Is Not Associated With Increased Morbidity.

Ann Thorac Surg 2018 08 23;106(2):581-586. Epub 2018 Apr 23.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California; Heart Institute, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.03.053DOI Listing
August 2018

Need for Pulmonary Arterioplasty During Glenn Independently Predicts Inferior Surgical Outcome.

Ann Thorac Surg 2018 07 11;106(1):156-164. Epub 2018 Apr 11.

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California; Heart Institute, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California; Department of Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.03.011DOI Listing
July 2018

Critical review of EPS production, synthesis and composition for sludge flocculation.

J Environ Sci (China) 2018 Apr 22;66:225-245. Epub 2017 May 22.

Université du Québec, Institut national de la Recherche Scientifique, Centre Eau, Terre & Environnement, 490 de la Couronne, Québec G1K 9A9, Canada.

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April 2018

The root cause of anxiety during reoperative aortic valve surgery.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 06 8;155(6):e183-e184. Epub 2018 Feb 8.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif; Heart Institute, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif. Electronic address:

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June 2018

and Activities of DS-2969b, a Novel GyrB Inhibitor, against Clostridium difficile.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2018 04 27;62(4). Epub 2018 Mar 27.

Department of Microbiology, Daiichi Sankyo India Pharma Private Limited, Gurgaon, Haryana, India

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April 2018

Resolving the Fontan paradox: Addressing socioeconomic and racial disparities in patients with a single ventricle.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 04 4;155(4):1727-1731. Epub 2018 Jan 4.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Southern California and Heart Institute, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif.

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April 2018

Zn-Porphyrin propped with hydantoin anchor: synthesis, photophysics and electron injection/recombination dynamics.

Phys Chem Chem Phys 2018 Feb;20(7):5117-5127

Centre for Scientific and Applied Research, PSN College of Engineering and Technology, Melathediyoor, Tirunelveli - 627 152, India.

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February 2018

Coronary transfer during arterial switch-the heart of the matter?

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 04 26;155(4):e133-e134. Epub 2017 Dec 26.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif; Heart Institute, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif. Electronic address:

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April 2018

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Congenital Heart Surgery Database: 2018 Update on Outcomes and Quality.

Ann Thorac Surg 2018 03 11;105(3):680-689. Epub 2018 Jan 11.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland; Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins All Children's Heart Institute, Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital and Florida Hospital for Children, Saint Petersburg, Tampa, and Orlando, Florida.

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March 2018

Immune System in Single Ventricle Patients-A Complex Nexus.

Authors:
S Ram Kumar

World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 2017 11;8(6):683-684

1 Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

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November 2017

Expanding options to manage traumatic thoracic vascular injuries.

Authors:
S Ram Kumar

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 02 20;155(2):e77-e78. Epub 2017 Oct 20.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif; Heart Institute, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif. Electronic address:

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February 2018

Selective Aortic Arch and Root Replacement in Repair of Acute Type A Aortic Dissection.

Ann Thorac Surg 2018 Feb 3;105(2):505-512. Epub 2017 Nov 3.

Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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February 2018

Genetic programming-based mathematical modeling of influence of weather parameters in BOD removal by Lemna minor.

Environ Monit Assess 2017 Nov 4;189(12):607. Epub 2017 Nov 4.

Center for Water Technology, Department of Civil Engineering, Kalasalingam University, Krishnankovil, Virudhunagar District, Tamil Nadu, India.

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November 2017

Pre-dicting post-ligation syndrome.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2017 12 30;154(6):2060-2061. Epub 2017 Aug 30.

Heart Institute, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif; Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif. Electronic address:

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December 2017

Myriad manifestations of myxoma.

Authors:
S Ram Kumar

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2017 10 22;154(4):1383-1384. Epub 2017 Jul 22.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif; Heart Institute, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif. Electronic address:

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October 2017

Covalent cross-linking as a strategy to generate novel materials based on layered (2D) and other low D structures.

Chem Commun (Camb) 2017 Sep;53(73):10093-10107

New Chemistry Unit, Chemistry and Physics of Materials Unit, CSIR Center of Excellence in Chemistry, Sheik Saqr Laboratory and International Centre for Materials Science, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Jakkur P.O., Bangalore-560064, India.

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September 2017

Novel properties of 0D metal-organic polyhedra bonded to the surfaces of 2D graphene and 1D single-walled carbon nanotubes.

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Dalton Trans 2017 Jun;46(25):7998-8003

International Centre for Materials Science, Chemistry and Physics of Materials Unit and CSIR Centre of Excellence in Chemistry, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Jakkur P.O., Bangalore-560064, India.

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June 2017

Mitochondrial transplantation: Another miracle of molecular medicine?

Authors:
S Ram Kumar

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2017 07 2;154(1):284-285. Epub 2017 Apr 2.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif; Heart Institute, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif. Electronic address:

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July 2017

A potential window into surgical outcomes for Berry syndrome.

Authors:
S Ram Kumar

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2017 05 9;153(5):1148-1149. Epub 2017 Feb 9.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif; Heart Institute, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif. Electronic address:

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May 2017