Research into adult congenital heart conditions

Our adult congential heart disease specialists regularly contribute to medical publications. Their work includes:

1. Two-stent telescoping technique for securing an atrially embolized venous stent.
Narsupalli S, Ahmad Z, Veldtman G.

J Invasive Cardiol. 2010 Sep;22(9):E168-70.PMID: 20814059 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free ArticleRelated citations

2. Primary biventricular repair of atrioventricular septal defects: an analysis of reoperations.

Vohra HA, Chia AX, Yuen HM, Vettukattil JJ, Veldtman G, Gnanapragasam J, Roman K, Salmon AP, Haw MP.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2010 Sep;90(3):830-7.PMID: 20732503 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

3. Resolution of left ventricular and asymmetric septal hypertrophy after resection of left ventricular outflow obstruction in a patient with troponin-positive hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy: a case report.

Narsupalli S, Castle B, Veldtman G.

Cardiol Young. 2010 Oct;20(5):580-3. Epub 2010 Jul 21.PMID: 20663266 [PubMed - in process]Related citations

4. Arterialised hepatic nodules in the Fontan circulation: Hepatico-cardiac interactions.

Bryant T, Ahmad Z, Millward-Sadler H, Burney K, Stedman B, Kendall T, Vettukattil J, Haw M, Salmon AP, Cope R, Hacking N, Breen D, Sheron N, Veldtman GR.

Int J Cardiol. 2010 Jun 15. [Epub ahead of print]PMID: 20557964 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]Related citations

5. Long-term follow-up after primary complete repair of common arterial trunk with homograft: a 40-year experience.

Vohra HA, Whistance RN, Chia AX, Janusauskas V, Nikolaidis N, Roubelakis A, Veldtman G, Roman K, Vettukattil JJ, Gnanapragasam J, Salmon AP, Monro JL, Haw MP.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010 Aug;140(2):325-9. Epub 2010 Apr 28.PMID: 20427059 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

6. Endoarterial scoring--a novel treatment for resistant pulmonary arterial lesions associated with Williams-Beuren syndrome.

Gogola L, Veldtman GR.

J Invasive Cardiol. 2010 Apr;22(4):E56-8.PMID: 20351395 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free ArticleRelated citations

7. Giant aneurysms associated with aortic coarctation: management challenges and options.

Vohra HA, Odurny A, Mandal S, Viola N, Kaarne M, Salmon T, Peebles C, Haw MP, Veldtman G.

Pediatr Cardiol. 2010 May;31(4):521-5. Epub 2010 Feb 13.PMID: 20155259 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

8. Percutaneous stabilization of a Helex device following locking-loop fracture: a case report.

Ahmad Z, Wilson N, Veldtman G.

J Invasive Cardiol. 2009 Nov;21(11):E213-5.PMID: 19901421 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free ArticleRelated citations

9. Fracture of a GORE HELEX septal occluder following PFO closure in a diver.

Scott P, Wilson N, Veldtman G.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2009 May 1;73(6):828-31. Review.PMID: 19180658 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

10. Extraction of chronic pacing lead and angioplasty for complete superior baffle obstruction in complex congenital heart disease.

Sadagopan SN, Veldtman GR, Roberts PR.

Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2008 Dec;31(12):1661-3.PMID: 19067825 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

11. Renal function of patients with a failing Fontan circuit undergoing total cavopulmonary revision surgery.

Sammour F, Haw M, Paisey J, Cope R, Herbertson M, Salmon T, Vettukattil J, Rogerson M, Karagkiozaki V, Veldtman G.

Pediatr Cardiol. 2009 Apr;30(3):282-8. Epub 2008 Dec 4.PMID: 19052801 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

12. Late risk of outcomes for adults with repaired tetralogy of Fallot from an inception cohort spanning four decades.

Hickey EJ, Veldtman G, Bradley TJ, Gengsakul A, Manlhiot C, Williams WG, Webb GD, McCrindle BW.

Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2009 Jan;35(1):156-64; discussion 164. Epub 2008 Oct 9.PMID: 18848456 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

13. A hybrid form of cardiac resynchronisation therapy in patients with failing systemic right ventricles.

Michael KA, Paisey JR, Mayosi BM, Robinson S, Allen S, Sunni NS, Roberts PR, Morgan JM, Veldtman GR.

J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2008 Dec;23(3):229-33. Epub 2008 Oct 4.PMID: 18836823 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

14. Left ventricular dysfunction after cardiac resynchronization therapy in congenital heart disease patients with a failing systemic right ventricle.

Kiesewetter C, Michael K, Morgan J, Veldtman GR.

Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2008 Feb;31(2):159-62.PMID: 18233967 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

15. A hybrid surgical transcatheter strategy for treating severe para-right atrioventricular valvular regurgitation in a patient with left atrial isomerism.

Kalantre A, Vettukattil J, Haw M, Veldtman GR.

J Interv Cardiol. 2007 Dec;20(6):555-8.PMID: 18042060 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

16. Sildenafil therapy in complex pulmonary atresia with pulmonary arterial hypertension.

Lim ZS, Vettukattill JJ, Salmon AP, Veldtman GR.

Int J Cardiol. 2008 Oct 13;129(3):339-43. Epub 2007 Nov 14.PMID: 18006164 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

17. Hepatic fibrosis and cirrhosis in the Fontan circulation: a detailed morphological study.

Kendall TJ, Stedman B, Hacking N, Haw M, Vettukattill JJ, Salmon AP, Cope R, Sheron N, Millward-Sadler H, Veldtman GR, Iredale JP.

J Clin Pathol. 2008 Apr;61(4):504-8. Epub 2007 Oct 26.PMID: 17965217 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

18. Non-contact mapping guided cardiac resynchronization therapy for a failing systemic right ventricle.

Michael KA, Veldtman GR, Paisey JR, Robinson S, Allen S, Sunni NS, Roberts PR, Morgan JM.

Europace. 2007 Oct;9(10):880-3. Epub 2007 Jun 19.PMID: 17579245 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free ArticleRelated citations

19. Cardiac defibrillation therapy for at risk patients with systemic right ventricular dysfunction secondary to atrial redirection surgery for dextro-transposition of the great arteries.

Michael KA, Veldtman GR, Paisey JR, Yue AM, Robinson S, Allen S, Sunni NS, Kiesewetter C, Salmon T, Roberts PR, Morgan JM.

Europace. 2007 May;9(5):281-4. Epub 2007 Mar 23.PMID: 17383987 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free ArticleRelated citations

20. Sildenafil therapy for pulmonary arterial hypertension associated with atrial septal defects.

Lim ZS, Salmon AP, Vettukattil JJ, Veldtman GR.

Int J Cardiol. 2007 May 31;118(2):178-82. Epub 2006 Oct 5.PMID: 17027100 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

 

21. Hepatic changes in the failing Fontan circulation.

Kiesewetter CH, Sheron N, Vettukattill JJ, Hacking N, Stedman B, Millward-Sadler H, Haw M, Cope R, Salmon AP, Sivaprakasam MC, Kendall T, Keeton BR, Iredale JP, Veldtman GR.

Heart. 2007 May;93(5):579-84. Epub 2006 Sep 27.PMID: 17005713 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free PMC ArticleFree textRelated citations

22. Correlations with operative anatomy of real time three-dimensional echocardiographic imaging of congenital aortic valvar stenosis.

Sadagopan SN, Veldtman GR, Sivaprakasam MC, Keeton BR, Gnanapragasam JP, Salmon AP, Haw MP, Vettukattil JJ.

Cardiol Young. 2006 Oct;16(5):490-4.PMID: 16984701 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

23. New technique for fenestration of the interatrial septum.

Sivaprakasam M, Kiesewetter C, Veldtman GR, Salmon AP, Vettukattil J.

J Interv Cardiol. 2006 Aug;19(4):334-6.PMID: 16881980 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

24. Esmolol-assisted balloon and stent angioplasty for aortic coarctation.

Sivaprakasam MC, Veldtman GR, Salmon AP, Cope R, Pierce T, Vettukattil JJ.

Pediatr Cardiol. 2006 Jul-Aug;27(4):460-4. Epub 2006 Jul 11.PMID: 16835799 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

 

 

26. Neonatal aortic stenosis.

Drury NE, Veldtman GR, Benson LN.

Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther. 2005 Sep;3(5):831-43. Review.PMID: 16181028 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

 

 

31. Successful percutaneous ablation of ventricular tachycardia in congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries, a case report.

Baral VR, Veldtman GR, Yue AM, Duke A, Morgan JM.

J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2004 Dec;11(3):211-5.PMID: 15548888 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

 

 

5. An accessory left pulmonary artery.

Sadagopan SN, Roman KS, Salmon AP.

Cardiol Young. 2008 Oct;18(5):546-7. Epub 2008 Aug 28. No abstract available. PMID: 18752716 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

8. Medium term outcome for infant repair in tetralogy of Fallot: Indicators for timing of surgery.

Ooi A, Moorjani N, Baliulis G, Keeton BR, Salmon AP, Monro JL, Haw MP.

Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2006 Dec;30(6):917-22. Epub 2006 Oct 18.PMID: 17052914 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

11. Correlations with operative anatomy of real time three-dimensional echocardiographic imaging of congenital aortic valvar stenosis.

Sadagopan SN, Veldtman GR, Sivaprakasam MC, Keeton BR, Gnanapragasam JP, Salmon AP, Haw MP, Vettukattil JJ.

Cardiol Young. 2006 Oct;16(5):490-4.PMID: 16984701 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

14. HELEX Septal Occluder for transcatheter closure of patent foramen ovale: multicentre experience.

Billinger K, Ostermayer SH, Carminati M, Degiovanni JV, Ewert P, Hess J, Maymone-Martins FA, Qureshi SA, Salmon AP, Schneider M, Wilson N, Sievert H.

EuroIntervention. 2006 Feb;1(4):465-71.PMID: 19755222 [PubMed - in process]Related citations

15. Annuloplasty of the regurgitant mitral valve after myocarditis in children.

Sivaprakasam MC, Gnanapragasam JP, Salmon AP, Monro JL, Livesey S, Keeton BR, Vettukattil JJ.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2005 Nov;80(5):1922-4.PMID: 16242489 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

16. Intrapericardial giant left atrial appendage.

Thomas E, Salmon AP, Vettukattil JJ.

Cardiol Young. 2004 Jun;14(3):338-40.PMID: 15680034 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

17. A novel use of atrial septostomy and stent implantation in a patient with complex cyanotic congenital heart disease and severe pulmonary hypertension.

Chakrabarti S, Brown EM, Salmon AP, Keeton BR, Vettukattil JJ.

J Interv Cardiol. 2004 Oct;17(5):327-9.PMID: 15491337 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

18. The failing Fontan circulation: successful conversion of atriopulmonary connections.

Sheikh AM, Tang AT, Roman K, Baig K, Mehta R, Morgan J, Keeton B, Gnanapragasam J, Vettukattil JV, Salmon AP, Monro JL, Haw MP.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2004 Jul;128(1):60-6.PMID: 15224022 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

19. Acquired combined immunodeficiency associated with protein losing enteropathy complicating Fontan operation.

Chakrabarti S, Keeton BR, Salmon AP, Vettukattil JJ.

Heart. 2003 Oct;89(10):1130-1.PMID: 12975395 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free PMC ArticleFree textRelated citations

20. Reoperations and survival after primary repair of congenital heart defects in children.

Monro JL, Alexiou C, Salmon AP, Keeton BR.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2003 Aug;126(2):511-20.PMID: 12928652 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

1. Early and late clinical outcomes of pulmonary embolectomy for acute massive pulmonary embolism.

Vohra HA, Whistance RN, Mattam K, Kaarne M, Haw MP, Barlow CW, Tsang GM, Livesey SA, Ohri SK.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2010 Dec;90(6):1747-52.PMID: 21095299 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

2. Use of Contegra conduit reinforced with Goretex as a modified left Blalock-Taussig shunt.

Vohra HA, Whistance R, Gulati A, Haw MP.

Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010 Sep;58(6):366-7. Epub 2010 Sep 7.PMID: 20824594 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

3. Primary biventricular repair of atrioventricular septal defects: an analysis of reoperations.

Vohra HA, Chia AX, Yuen HM, Vettukattil JJ, Veldtman G, Gnanapragasam J, Roman K, Salmon AP, Haw MP.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2010 Sep;90(3):830-7.PMID: 20732503 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

4. Arterialised hepatic nodules in the Fontan circulation: Hepatico-cardiac interactions.

Bryant T, Ahmad Z, Millward-Sadler H, Burney K, Stedman B, Kendall T, Vettukattil J, Haw M, Salmon AP, Cope R, Hacking N, Breen D, Sheron N, Veldtman GR.

Int J Cardiol. 2010 Jun 15. [Epub ahead of print]PMID: 20557964 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]Related citations

5. Long-term follow-up after primary complete repair of common arterial trunk with homograft: a 40-year experience.

Vohra HA, Whistance RN, Chia AX, Janusauskas V, Nikolaidis N, Roubelakis A, Veldtman G, Roman K, Vettukattil JJ, Gnanapragasam J, Salmon AP, Monro JL, Haw MP.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010 Aug;140(2):325-9. Epub 2010 Apr 28.PMID: 20427059 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

6. Pulmonary artery banding for hemi-truncus arteriosus in adulthood.

Nikolaidis N, Velissaris T, Haw MP.

Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010 Apr;58(3):181-3. Epub 2010 Apr 7.PMID: 20376732 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

 7. Growth kinetics of colloidal chains and labyrinths.

Haw MD.

Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys. 2010 Mar;81(3 Pt 1):031402. Epub 2010 Mar 11.PMID: 20365731 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

8. Aortic root replacement using a biovalsalva prosthesis in comparison to a "handsewn" composite bioprosthesis.

Moorjani N, Modi A, Mattam K, Barlow C, Tsang G, Haw M, Livesey S, Ohri S.

J Card Surg. 2010 May;25(3):321-6. Epub 2010 Feb 26.PMID: 20202036 [PubMed - in process]Related citations

9. Giant aneurysms associated with aortic coarctation: management challenges and options.

Vohra HA, Odurny A, Mandal S, Viola N, Kaarne M, Salmon T, Peebles C, Haw MP, Veldtman G.

Pediatr Cardiol. 2010 May;31(4):521-5. Epub 2010 Feb 13.PMID: 20155259 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

10. Volume fraction variations and dilation in colloids and granulars.

Haw MD.

Philos Transact A Math Phys Eng Sci. 2009 Dec 28;367(1909):5167-70.PMID: 19933134 [PubMed]Free ArticleRelated citations

11. Congenital mitral regurgitation due to papillary muscle infarction: a case report and approach to evaluation.

Ahmad Z, Haw M, Vettukattil JJ.

Eur J Pediatr. 2010 May;169(5):621-3. Epub 2009 Oct 28.PMID: 19862554 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

12. Does pulmonary valve replacement post repair of tetralogy of Fallot improve right ventricular function?

Adamson L, Vohra HA, Haw MP.

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2009 Sep;9(3):520-7. Epub 2009 Jun 30. Review.PMID: 19567499 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free ArticleRelated citations

13. Prolonged survival with left atrial spindle cell sarcoma.

Modi A, Lipnevicius A, Moorjani N, Haw M.

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2009 Jun;8(6):703-4. Epub 2009 Mar 20.PMID: 19304772 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free ArticleRelated citations

14. Postinfarction inferior ventricular septal rupture: surgical repair through the right atrium.

Moorjani N, Viola N, Haw M.

J Card Surg. 2009 Mar-Apr;24(2):218-20.PMID: 19267836 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

16. Use of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in the management of septic shock with severe cardiac dysfunction after Ravitch procedure.

Vohra HA, Adamson L, Weeden DF, Haw MP.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2009 Jan;87(1):e4-5.PMID: 19101257 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations

18. Use of extra corporeal membrane oxygenation in the management of sepsis secondary to an infected right ventricle-to-pulmonary artery Contegra conduit in an adult patient.

Vohra HA, Jones C, Viola N, Haw MP.

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2009 Feb;8(2):272-4. Epub 2008 Nov 10.PMID: 19000989 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free ArticleRelated citations

19. Does surgical correction of coarctation of the aorta in adults reduce established hypertension?

Vohra HA, Adamson L, Haw MP.

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2009 Jan;8(1):123-7. Epub 2008 Sep 19. Review.PMID: 18805893 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Free ArticleRelated citations

20. The angle of the components of the common atrioventricular valve predicts the outcome of surgical correction in patients with atrioventricular septal defect and common atrioventricular junction.

Bharucha T, Sivaprakasam MC, Haw MP, Anderson RH, Vettukattil JJ.

J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2008 Oct;21(10):1099-104. Epub 2008 Jun 16.PMID: 18558474 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations