CHD Interventions July 2020 Abstracts


  1. Angiography in pediatric patients: Measurement and estimation of femoral vessel diameter.

Fang XQ, Zhang H, Zhou JM.

Medicine (Baltimore). 2020 Jul 31;99(31):e21486. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000021486.

PMID: 32756177


  1. Evolution of blood biomarker levels following percutaneous atrial septal defect closure in adults.

Geenen LW, Uchoa de Assis L, Baggen VJM, Eindhoven JA, Cuypers JAAE, Boersma E, Roos-Hesselink JW, van den Bosch AE.

Int J Cardiol Heart Vasc. 2020 Jul 21;30:100582. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcha.2020.100582. eCollection 2020 Oct.

PMID: 32715081


  1. Patent foramen ovale closure in children without cardiopathy: Child-PFO study.

Miton N, Godart F, Milani G, Jalal Z, Karsenty C, Baruteau AE, Gronier C, Aldebert P, Douchin S, Lucron H, Chalard A, Houeijeh A, Petit J, Hascoet S, Thambo JB, Dauphin C.

Arch Cardiovasc Dis. 2020 Jul 14:S1875-2136(20)30141-8. doi: 10.1016/j.acvd.2020.03.021. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32680737



  1. The Second Time Around: Reinterventions for Transcatheter Pulmonary Valves.

Stefanescu Schmidt AC, Valente AM, Maschietto N.

JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Jul 13;13(13):1541-1543. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2020.05.016.

PMID: 32646694 No abstract available.


  1. Age-related cerebrovascular carbon dioxide reactivity in children with ventricular septal defect younger than 3 years.

Cui B, Ou-Yang C, Xie S, Lin D, Ma J.

Paediatr Anaesth. 2020 Jul 10. doi: 10.1111/pan.13967. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32648613


  1. The Role of Novel Transcatheter Procedures in Patients With Congenital Heart Disease.

Joffe DC, Sheu R, Keeshan BC, Burbano-Vera N.

J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2020 Jul 9:S1053-0770(20)30649-2. doi: 10.1053/j.jvca.2020.07.019. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32758406 Review.


  1. Fetal Cardiac Intervention for Pulmonary Atresia with Intact Ventricular Septum: International Fetal Cardiac Intervention Registry.

Hogan WJ, Grinenco S, Armstrong A, Devlieger R, Dangel J, Ferrer Q, Frommelt M, Galindo A, Gardiner H, Gelehrter S, Herberg U, Howley L, Jaeggi E, Miranda J, Morris SA, Oepkes D, Pedra S, Peterson R, Sholler G, Simpson J, Strainic J, Vigneswarran TV, Wacker-Gussmann A, Moon-Grady AJ; for the IFCIR Participants.

Fetal Diagn Ther. 2020 Jul 7:1-9. doi: 10.1159/000508045. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32634804


  1. Fetal aortic valvuloplasty may rescue fetuses with critical aortic stenosis and hydrops.

Tulzer A, Arzt W, Tulzer G.

Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2020 Jul 4. doi: 10.1002/uog.22138. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32621387


  1. Combined Transcatheter Tricuspid and Pulmonary Valve Replacement.

Small AJ, Aksoy O, Levi DS, Salem MM, Yang EH, Aboulhosn JA.

World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. 2020 Jul;11(4):432-437. doi: 10.1177/2150135120918777.

PMID: 32645786


  1. Surgical Valvuloplasty Versus Balloon Dilation for Congenital Aortic Stenosis in Pediatric Patients.

Herrmann JL, Clark AJ, Colgate C, Rodefeld MD, Hoyer MH, Turrentine MW, Brown JW.

World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. 2020 Jul;11(4):444-451. doi: 10.1177/2150135120918774.

PMID: 32645785


  1. Invasive Hemodynamic Characteristics in Patients Undergoing Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve-In-Valve Implantation for Treatment of Tricuspid Stenosis.

Patel K, Sadeghi S, Aboulhosn J.

World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. 2020 Jul;11(4):411-416. doi: 10.1177/2150135120910366.

PMID: 32645780


  1. Munich Comparative Study: Prospective Long-Term Outcome of the Transcatheter Melody Valve Versus Surgical Pulmonary Bioprosthesis With Up to 12 Years of Follow-Up.

Georgiev S, Ewert P, Eicken A, Hager A, Hörer J, Cleuziou J, Meierhofer C, Tanase D.


  1. Abstracts: PICS-AICS Virtual Symposium September 10-12, 2020.
[No authors listed]

Pediatr Cardiol. 2020 Jul 31:1-51. doi: 10.1007/s00246-020-02408-w. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32737517


  1. Pre-Fontan Cardiac Catheterization Data as a Predictor of Prolonged Hospital Stay and Post-Discharge Adverse Outcomes Following the Fontan Procedure: A Single-Center Study.

Guruchandrasekar SH, Dakin H, Kadochi M, Bhatia A, Bardales L, Johnston M, Piggott KD.

Pediatr Cardiol. 2020 Jul 30. doi: 10.1007/s00246-020-02430-y. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32734530


  1. The complication rate of intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) in a multicenter pediatric heart transplant population: A study of the international pediatric IVUS consortium.

Auerbach SR, Fenton MJ, Grutter G, Albert DC, Di-Filippo S, Burch M, Kuhn MA.

Clin Transplant. 2020 Jul 28:e13981. doi: 10.1111/ctr.13981. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32720750


  1. Critical Coarctation of the Aorta in Selective Fetal Growth Restriction and the Role of Coronary Stent Implantation.

Gijtenbeek M, Haak MC, Ten Harkel ADJ, Bökenkamp R, Eyskens B, Ortibus E, Meyns B, Gewillig M, Lewi L.

Fetal Diagn Ther. 2020 Jul 27:1-9. doi: 10.1159/000508305. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32720919



  1. Aortopulmonary Collaterals in Single Ventricle Physiology: Variation in Understanding Occlusion Practice Among Interventional Cardiologists.

Mohammad Nijres B, Aregullin EO, Al-Khatib Y, Samuel BP, Abdulla RI, Hijazi ZM, Vettukattil JJ.

Pediatr Cardiol. 2020 Jul 27. doi: 10.1007/s00246-020-02418-8. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32720087


  1. Evaluation of the Growth of Central Pulmonary Arteries Following Patent Ductus Arteriosus Stenting in Patients with Duct Dependent Pulmonary Circulation.

Elmarsafawy H, Elasfar A, Taha FA.

Pediatr Cardiol. 2020 Jul 27. doi: 10.1007/s00246-020-02426-8. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32720086


  1. Incidental diagnosis of four pulmonary arteriovenous fistulas during patent foramen ovale closure: a case report.

Andreis A, Agnoletti G, Scacciatella P.

Cardiol Young. 2020 Jul 27:1-3. doi: 10.1017/S1047951120002152. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32713372


  1. Commentary: Duct stenting in neonates: Is it time to kiss goodbye our old friend, the Blalock-Taussig shunt?

Makhoul M.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Jul 14:S0022-5223(20)32076-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2020.07.025. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32753104 No abstract available.


  1. Typical values for pediatric interventional cardiology catheterizations: A standardized approach towards Diagnostic Reference Level establishment.

De Monte F, Castaldi B, Branchini M, Bettinelli A, Milanesi O, Paiusco M, Roggio A.

Phys Med. 2020 Jul 13;76:134-141. doi: 10.1016/j.ejmp.2020.07.001. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32673825


  1. IVC Stent to Improve Ventricular Assist Device Filling Following Pediatric Cardiac Transplant.

Adesokan AI, McCheyne A, Crossland DS.

World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. 2020 Jul;11(4):512-514. doi: 10.1177/2150135120908184.

PMID: 32645764


  1. A new dimension in patent foramen ovale size estimation.

Demulier L, Paelinck BP, Coomans I, Hemelsoet D, De Backer J, Campens L, De Wolf D.

Echocardiography. 2020 Jul;37(7):1049-1055. doi: 10.1111/echo.14696. Epub 2020 Jul 7.

PMID: 32634292