What’s Pumping in Pediatric Heart Transplant Research

2021

Fontan-Associated Plastic Bronchitis Waitlist and Heart Transplant Outcomes: A PHTS Analysis
Bearl, David; Cantor, Ryan; Koehl, Devin; Gossett, Jeffrey; Bock, Matthew; Halnon, Nancy; Glass, Lauren; Exil, Vernat; Musselwhite, Courtney; Kirklin, James; Godown, Justin; Ravishankar, Chitra. Pediatr Transplant. 2021 Aug;25(5):e13951. doi: 10.1111/petr.13951. Epub 2021 Jan 6.

Clinical outcomes of children receiving ABO-incompatible versus ABO-compatible heart transplantation: a multicentre cohort study
Simon Urschel, Jean A Ballweg, Ryan S Cantor, Devin A Koehl, Zdenka Reinhardt, Warren A Zuckerman, Anne I Dipchand, Kirk R Kanter, Joshua Sparks, Marie McCoy, James K Kirklin, Waldemar F Carlo. Lancet Child Adolesc Health. 2021 May;5(5):341-349. doi: 10.1016/S2352-4642(21)00023-7. Epub 2021 Mar 18.

Hepatorenal dysfunction assessment with the Model for End-Stage Liver Disease Excluding INR score predicts worse survival after heart transplant in pediatric Fontan patients
Shahnawaz Amdani, Kathleen E Simpson, Phil Thrush, Renata Shih, Jacob Simmonds, Ken Knecht, Douglas B Mogul, Kathleen Hurley, Devin Koehl, Ryan Cantor, David Naftel, James K Kirklin, Kevin P Daly. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021 Feb 18;S0022-5223(21)00262-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2021.02.014. Online ahead of print.


2020

A current era analysis of ABO incompatible listing practice and impact on outcomes in young children requiring heart transplantation
Simon Urschel, Marie McCoy, Ryan S Cantor, Devin A Koehl, Warren A Zuckerman, Anne I Dipchand, Zdenka Reinhardt, Kirk R Kanter, Jean A Ballweg, Joshua Sparks, James K Kirklin, Waldemar F Carlo. J Heart Lung Transplant . 2020 Jul;39(7):627-635. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2020.02.008. Epub 2020 Mar 20.

Educational and learning morbidity in pediatric heart transplant recipients: A pediatric heart transplant society study
Micah S. Brosbe, Lydia K. Wright, Ryan Cantor, William J. Dreyer, Sonya Kirmani, Margaret Knight, Stephanie J. Nakano, Steven J. Kindel, Thomas D. Ryan, James K. Kirklin, Shriprasad R. Deshpande. Pediatr Transplant. 2020; 24:e13711.