• SCAI Congenital Heart Disease Bibliography

    Comments and suggestions for additional references can be submitted to this section editor at egrammer@scai.org

     


     

    Opening of Atrial Communications

    Balloon Atrial Septostomy
    Blade Atrial Septostomy
    Static Balloon Atrial Dilation

    Closure Devices

    Devices for Atrial Septal Defects Devices for Ventricular Septal Defects
    Devices for Patent Ductus Arteriosus

    Balloon Dilation of Cardiac Valves

    Pulmonary Valve Stenosis
    Aortic Valve Stenosis
    Mitral Valve Stenosis
    Stenosis of Prosthetic Conduits and Valves

    Balloon Angioplasty

    Balloon Dilation of Coarctation of the Aorta
    Native Coarctation
    Recoarctation of the Aorta
    Branch Pulmonary Artery Stenosis
    Systemic Venous and Pulmonary Venous Stenosis
    Systemic-to-Pulmonary Artery Shunts

    Stents

    Pulmonary Artery Stenosis
    Systemic Venous Stenosis
    Other Applications of Endovascular Stenting

    Coil Occlusion

    Aortopulmonary Collaterals
    Patent Ductus Arteriosus
    Surgical Aortopulmonary Shunts
    Arteriovenous Fistulas
    Anomalous Venovenous Connections

    Endocarditis Prophylaxis Issues

     


     

    Opening of Atrial Communications

    Balloon Atrial Septostomy

    • Rashkind WJ, Miller WW. Creation of an atrial septal defect without thoracotomy: a palliative approach to complete transposition of the great arteries. JAMA. 1966;196:991-992.
    • Neches WH, Mullins CE, McNamara DG. The infant with transposition of the great arteries, II: results of balloon atrial septostomy. Am Heart J. 1972;84:603- 609.
    • Rashkind WJ, Miller WW. Transposition of the great arteries: results of palliation by balloon atrioseptostomy in thirty-one infants. Circulation. 1968;38:453- 462. 
      (Full text)
    • Venables AW. Balloon atrial septostomy in complete transposition of great arteries in infancy. Br Heart J. 1970;32:61- 65.  
      (Full text)
    • Singh SP, Astley R, Burrows FGO. Balloon septostomy for transposition of the great arteries. Br Heart J. 1969;31:722-726. 
      (Full Text)
    • Baker F, Baker L, Zoltun R, Zuberbuhler JR. Effectiveness of the Rashkind procedure in transposition of the great arteries in infants. Circulation. 1971;5(suppl 1):I-1-I-6.
    • Ward CJ, Hawker RE, Cooper SG, Brieger D, Nunn G, Cartmill TB, Celermajer JM, Sholler GF. Minimally invasive management of transposition of the great arteries in the newborn period. Am J Cardiol. 1992;69: 1321-1323.
      (Abstract)
    • Hijazi ZM, Geggel RL, Aronovitz MJ, Marx GR, Rhodes J, Fulton DR. A new low profile balloon atrial septostomy catheter: initial animal and clinical experience. J Invas Cardiol. 1994;6:209 -212. 
      (Abstract)
    • Hijazi ZM, Ata A, Kuhn M, Cheatham J, Latson L, Geggel R. A new balloon atrial septostomy catheter: initial clinical results. Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn. 1997;40:187-190. 
      (Abstract)
    • Lin AE, Di Sessa TG, Williams RG. Balloon and blade atrial septostomy facilitated by two dimensional echocardiography. Am J Cardiol. 1986;57: 273-277.  
      (Abstract)
    • Allan LD, Leanage R, Wainwright R, Joseph MC, Tynan M. Balloon atrial septostomy under two dimensional echocardiographic control. Br Heart J. 1982;47:41- 43. 
      (Abstract)
    • Perry LW, Ruckman RN, Galioto FM Jr, Shapiro SR, Potter BM, Scott LP III. Echocardiographically assisted balloon atrial septostomy. Pediatrics. 1982;70:403- 408.  (Abstract)
    • Levin SE, Dansky R. Echocardiographically assisted balloon atrial septostomy for transposition of the great arteries. S Afr Med J. 1983;63: 836-837.
    • Baker EJ, Allan LD, Tynan MJ, Jones OD, Joseph MC, Deverall PB. Balloon atrial septostomy in the neonatal intensive care unit. Br Heart J. 1984;51:377-378.  
      (Abstract)
    • Bullaboy CA, Jennings RB Jr, Johnson DH. Bedside balloon atrial septostomy using echocardiographic monitoring. Am J Cardiol. 1984;53:971. 
      (Abstract)
    • Steeg CN, Bierman FZ, Hordof AJ, Hayes CJ, Krongrad E, Barst RJ. 'Bedside' balloon septostomy in infants with transposition of the great arteries: new concepts using two-dimensional echocardiographic techniques. J Pediatr. 1985;107:944 -946. 
      (Abstract)
    • D'Orsogna L, Lam J, Sandor GG, Patterson MW. Assessment of bedside umbilical vein balloon septostomy using two-dimensional echocardiographic guidance in transposition of great arteries. Int J Cardiol. 1989;25: 271-277. 
      (Abstract)
    • Ozkutlu S, Ozme S, Saraclar M, Baysal K. Balloon atrial septostomy using echocardiographic monitoring. Jpn Heart J. 1988;29:415- 419. 
      (Abstract)
    • Beitzke A, Stein JI, Suppan C. Balloon atrial septostomy under twodimensional echocardiographic control. Int J Cardiol. 1991;30:33- 42. 
      (Abstract)
    • O'Connor TA, Downing GJ, Ewing LL, Gowdamarajan R. Echocardiographically guided balloon atrial septostomy during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO). Pediatr Cardiol. 1993;14:167-168. 
      (Abstract)
    • Ashfaq M, Houston AB, Gnanapragasam JP, Lilley S, Murtagh EP. Balloon atrial septostomy under echocardiographic control: six years' experience and evaluation of the practicability of cannulation via the umbilical vein. Br Heart J. 1991;65:148 -151. 
      (Full text)
    • Parsons CG, Astley R, Burrows FG, Singh SP. Transposition of great arteries: a study of 65 infants followed for 1 to 4 years after balloon septostomy. Br Heart J. 1971;33:725-731. 
      (No abstract. Full text available with free registration)
    • Gutgesell HP, McNamara DG. Transposition of the great arteries: results of treatment with early palliation and late intracardiac repair. Circulation. 1975;51:32-38. 
      (Full text)
    • Blanchard WB, Knauf DG, Victorica BE. Interatrial groove tear: an unusual complication of balloon atrial septostomy. Pediatr Cardiol. 1983; 4:149 -150.  
      (Abstract)
    • Caixeta AM, Kajita LJ, Rati M, Assis RV, Aiello V, Snitcowsky R, Perin MA, Veloso WU, Arie S. Ductus arteriosus rupture as a balloon catheter atrioseptostomy complication. Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn. 1995;34:48 -51. 
      (Abstract)
    • Vogel JH. Balloon embolization during atrial septostomy. Circulation. 1970;42:155-156.  (Full text)
    • Williams GD, Ahrend TR, Dungan WT. An unusual complication of balloon-catheter atrial septostomy. Ann Thorac Surg. 1970;10:556 -559.
    • Scott O. A new complication of Rashkind balloon septostomy. Arch Dis Child. 1970;45:716 -717.
    • Ellison RC, Plauth WH Jr, Gazzaniga AB, Fyler DC. Inability to deflate catheter balloon: a complication of balloon atrial septostomy. J Pediatr. 1970;76:604-606.
    • Hohn AR, Webb HM. Balloon deflation failure: a hazard of 'medical' atrial septostomy. Am Heart J. 1972;83:389 -391. 
      (No abstract available, full text available for purchase)
    • Ozkutlu S, Ozbarlas N. Successful treatment of a nondeflatable balloon atrial septostomy catheter. Int J Cardiol. 1992;34:348 -350.  
      (Abstract)
    • Venables AW. Balloon atrial septostomy in complete transposition of great arteries in infancy. Br Heart J. 1970;32:61- 65.  
      (Full text)
    • Singh SP, Astley R, Burrows FGO. Balloon septostomy for transposition of the great arteries. Br Heart J. 1969;31:722-726.  
      (Full text)
    • Baker F, Baker L, Zoltun R, Zuberbuhler JR. Effectiveness of the Rashkind procedure in transposition of the great arteries in infants. Circulation. 1971;5(suppl 1):I-1-I-6.  (Abstract)
    • Ward CJ, Hawker RE, Cooper SG, Brieger D, Nunn G, Cartmill TB, Celermajer JM, Sholler GF. Minimally invasive management of transposition of the great arteries in the newborn period. Am J Cardiol. 1992;69: 1321-1323.  
      (Abstract)
    • Hijazi ZM, Geggel RL, Aronovitz MJ, Marx GR, Rhodes J, Fulton DR. A new low profile balloon atrial septostomy catheter: initial animal and clinical experience. J Invas Cardiol. 1994;6:209 -212. 
      (Abstract)
    • Hijazi ZM, Ata A, Kuhn M, Cheatham J, Latson L, Geggel R. A new balloon atrial septostomy catheter: initial clinical results. Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn. 1997;40:187-190.   (Abstract)
    • Lin AE, Di Sessa TG, Williams RG. Balloon and blade atrial septostomy facilitated by two dimensional echocardiography. Am J Cardiol. 1986;57: 273-277.  
      (Abstract)
    • Allan LD, Leanage R, Wainwright R, Joseph MC, Tynan M. Balloon atrial septostomy under two dimensional echocardiographic control. Br Heart J. 1982;47:41- 43.  
      (Abstract)
    • Perry LW, Ruckman RN, Galioto FM Jr, Shapiro SR, Potter BM, Scott LP III. Echocardiographically assisted balloon atrial septostomy. Pediatrics. 1982;70:403- 408.  
      (Abstract)
    • Levin SE, Dansky R. Echocardiographically assisted balloon atrial septostomy for transposition of the great arteries. S Afr Med J. 1983;63: 836-837.  
      (Abstract)
    • Baker EJ, Allan LD, Tynan MJ, Jones OD, Joseph MC, Deverall PB. Balloon atrial septostomy in the neonatal intensive care unit. Br Heart J. 1984;51:377-378.
    • Bullaboy CA, Jennings RB Jr, Johnson DH. Bedside balloon atrial septostomy using echocardiographic monitoring. Am J Cardiol. 1984;53:971.
    • Steeg CN, Bierman FZ, Hordof AJ, Hayes CJ, Krongrad E, Barst RJ. 'Bedside' balloon septostomy in infants with transposition of the great arteries: new concepts using two-dimensional echocardiographic techniques. J Pediatr. 1985;107:944 -946.
    • D'Orsogna L, Lam J, Sandor GG, Patterson MW. Assessment of bedside umbilical vein balloon septostomy using two-dimensional echocardiographic guidance in transposition of great arteries. Int J Cardiol. 1989;25: 271-277.
    • Ozkutlu S, Ozme S, Saraclar M, Baysal K. Balloon atrial septostomy using echocardiographic monitoring. Jpn Heart J. 1988;29:415- 419.
    • Beitzke A, Stein JI, Suppan C. Balloon atrial septostomy under twodimensional echocardiographic control. Int J Cardiol. 1991;30:33- 42.
    • O'Connor TA, Downing GJ, Ewing LL, Gowdamarajan R. Echocardiographically guided balloon atrial septostomy during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO). Pediatr Cardiol. 1993;14:167-168.
    • Ashfaq M, Houston AB, Gnanapragasam JP, Lilley S, Murtagh EP. Balloon atrial septostomy under echocardiographic control: six years' experience and evaluation of the practicability of cannulation via the umbilical vein. Br Heart J. 1991;65:148 -151.
    • Parsons CG, Astley R, Burrows FG, Singh SP. Transposition of great arteries: a study of 65 infants followed for 1 to 4 years after balloon septostomy. Br Heart J. 1971;33:725-731.
    • Gutgesell HP, McNamara DG. Transposition of the great arteries: results of treatment with early palliation and late intracardiac repair. Circulation. 1975;51:32-38.
    • Blanchard WB, Knauf DG, Victorica BE. Interatrial groove tear: an unusual complication of balloon atrial septostomy. Pediatr Cardiol. 1983; 4:149 -150.
    • Caixeta AM, Kajita LJ, Rati M, Assis RV, Aiello V, Snitcowsky R, Perin MA, Veloso WU, Arie S. Ductus arteriosus rupture as a balloon catheter atrioseptostomy complication. Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn. 1995;34:48 -51.
    • Vogel JH. Balloon embolization during atrial septostomy. Circulation. 1970;42:155-156.
    • Williams GD, Ahrend TR, Dungan WT. An unusual complication of balloon-catheter atrial septostomy. Ann Thorac Surg. 1970;10:556 -559.
    • Scott O. A new complication of Rashkind balloon septostomy. Arch Dis Child. 1970;45:716 -717.
    • Ellison RC, Plauth WH Jr, Gazzaniga AB, Fyler DC. Inability to deflate catheter balloon: a complication of balloon atrial septostomy. J Pediatr. 1970;76:604-606.
    • Hohn AR, Webb HM. Balloon deflation failure: a hazard of 'medical' atrial septostomy. Am Heart J. 1972;83:389 -391.
    • Ozkutlu S, Ozbarlas N. Successful treatment of a nondeflatable balloon atrial septostomy catheter. Int J Cardiol. 1992;34:348 -350.

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    Blade Atrial Septostomy

    • Park SC, Zuberbuhler JR, Neches WH, Lenox CC, Zoltun RA. A new atrial septostomy technique. Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn. 1975;1:195-201. 
      (Abstract)
    • Park SC, Neches WH, Mullins CE, Girod DA, Olley PM, Falkowski G, Garibjan VA, Mathews RA, Fricker FJ, Beerman LB, Lenox CC, Zuberbuhler JR. Blade atrial septostomy: collaborative study. Circulation. 1982;66:258 -266. 
      (No abstract, full text available for purchase)
    • Park SC, Neches WH, Zuberbuhler JR, Lenox CC, Mathews RA, Fricker FJ, Zoltun RA. Clinical use of blade atrial septostomy. Circulation. 1978;58:600-606. 
      (Abstract and full text available)
    • Rao PS. Transcatheter blade atrial septostomy. Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn. 1984;10:335-342.  
      (Abstract)
    • Perry SB, Lang P, Keane JF, Jonas RA, Sanders PS, Lock JE. Creation and maintenance of an adequate interatrial communication in left atrioventricular valve atresia or stenosis. Am J Cardiol. 1986;58:622- 626.  
      (Abstract)
    • Ward KE, Mullins CE, Huhta JC, Nihill MR, McNamara DG, Cooley DA. Restrictive interatrial communication in total anomalous pulmonary venous connection. Am J Cardiol. 1986;57:1131-1136. 
      (Abstract)
    • Ali Khan MA, Bricker JT, Mullins CE, al Yousef S, Nihill MR, Vargo TA. Blade atrial septostomy: experience with the first 50 procedures. Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn. 1991;23:257-262. 
      (Abstract)
    • Rich S, Lam W. Atrial septostomy as palliative therapy for refractory primary pulmonary hypertension. Am J Cardiol. 1983;51:1560 -1561. 
      (No abstract, full text available for purchase)
    • Park SC, Neches WH. Blade atrial septostomy. In: Rao PS, ed. Transcatheter Therapy in Pediatric Cardiology. New York, NY: Wiley-Liss; 1993: 17-27.
    • Ozkutlu S, Sarac¸lar M. Superiority of echocardiographically assisted blade atrial septostomy. Jpn Heart J. 1992;33:337-341. 
      (Abstract)

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    Static Balloon Atrial Dilation

    • Webber SA, Culham JAG, Sandor GGS, Patterson MWH. Balloon dilatation of restrictive interatrial communications in congenital heart disease. Br Heart J. 1991;65:346 -348.  (Abstract, full text available for purchase)
    • Rothman A, Beltran D, Kriett JM, Smith C, Wolf P, Jamieson SW. Graded balloon dilation atrial septostomy as a bridge to lung transplantation in pulmonary hypertension. Am Heart J. 1993;125:1763-1766. 
      (No abstract, full text available for purchase)
    • Mitchell SE, Kan JS, Anderson JH, White RI Jr, Swindle MM. Atrial septostomy: stationary angioplasty balloon technique. Pediatr Res. 1986; 20:173a. Abstract.  
      (Abstract, full text available for purchase)
    • Shrivastava S, Radhakrishnan S, Dev V, Singh LS, Rajani M. Balloon dilatation of atrial septum in complete transposition of great artery: a new technique. Indian Heart J. 1987;39:298 -300.
    • Hausknecht MJ, Sims RE, Nihill MR, Cashion WR. Successful palliation of primary pulmonary hypertension by atrial septostomy. Am J Cardiol. 1990;65:1045-1046.  (Abstract, full text available for purchase)
    • Rao PS. Static balloon dilatation of the atrial septum. Am Heart J. 1993; 125:1824 -1827. Editorial.  
      (Letter to the editor, first page available, full text available for purchase)

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    Closure Devices

    Devices for Atrial Septal Defects

    • King TD, Mills NL. Nonoperative closure of atrial septal defects. Surgery. 1974;75:383-388.
    • Carlgren LE. The incidence of congenital heart disease in children born in Gothenburg 1941-1950. Br Heart J. 1959;21:40 -50.  
      (Full text available for registered users; registration is free.)
    • Pastorek JS, Allen HD, Davis T. Current outcomes of surgical closure of secundum atrial septal defect. Am J Cardiol. 1994;74:75-77. 
      (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)
    • Galal MO, Wobst A, Halees Z, Hatle L, Schmaltz AA, Khougeer F, De Vol E, Fawzy ME, Abbag F, Fadley F, Duran CMG. Peri-operative complications following surgical closure of atrial septal defect type II in 232 patients: a baseline study. Eur Heart J. 1994;15:1381-1384. 
      (Abstract)
    • King TD, Thompson SL, Steiner C, Mills NL. Secundum atrial septal defect: nonoperative closure during cardiac catheterization. JAMA. 1976; 235:2506 -2509. http://jama.ama-assn.org/content/235/23/2506.abstract
    • Latson LA. Transcatheter closure of atrial septal defects. In: Rao PS, ed. Transcatheter Therapy in Pediatric Cardiology. New York, NY: Wiley-Liss; 1993:335-348. http://jama.ama-assn.org/content/235/23/2506.abstract

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    Clamshell™ Device

    • Lock JE, Rome JJ, Davis R, Van Praagh S, Perry SB, Van Praagh R, Keane JF. Transcatheter closure of atrial septal defects: experimental studies. Circulation. 1989;79:1091-1099. http://circ.ahajournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/circulationaha;79/5/1091
    • Latson LA. Transcatheter closure of atrial septal defects. In: Rao PS, ed. Transcatheter Therapy in Pediatric Cardiology. New York, NY: Wiley-Liss; 1993:335-348.
    • Rome JJ, Keane JF, Perry SB, Spevak PJ, Lock JE. Double-umbrella closure of atrial defects: initial clinical applications. Circulation. 1990;82: 751-758. http://circ.ahajournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/82/3/751
    • Rosenfeld HM, van der Velde ME, Sanders SP, Colan SD, Parness IA, Lock JE, Spevak PJ. Echocardiographic predictors of candidacy for successful transcatheter atrial septal defect closure. Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn. 1995;34:29 -34. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ccd.1810340308/abstract
    • Justo RN, Nykanen DG, McCrindle BW, Boutin C, Benson LN. The clinical impact of catheter closure of secundum atrial septal defects with the double umbrella device: up to 56 months follow-up. Circulation. 1995;92(suppl 1):I-308. Abstract.  
      (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)
    • Jenkins KJ, Newburger JW, Faherty C, Hollesen A, Wise J, Dwyer M, Woolsey L, Lock JE. Midterm follow-up using the original Bard clamshell septal occluder. Complete experience at one center. Circulation. 1995; 92(suppl 1):I-308.Abstract.

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    Buttoned Device

    • Sideris EB, Sideris SE, Fowlkes JP, Ehly RL, Smith JE, Gulde RE. Transvenous atrial septal defect occlusion in piglets with a 'buttoned' double-disk device. Circulation. 1990;81:312-318. 
      (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)
    • Sideris EB, Sideris SE, Thanopoulos BD, Ehly RL, Fowlkes JP. Transvenous atrial septal defect occlusion by the buttoned device. Am J Cardiol. 1990;66:1524 -1526.  
      (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)
    • Rao PS, Wilson AD, Levy JM, Gupta VK, Chopra PS. Role of 'buttoned' double-disc device in the management of atrial septal defects. Am Heart J. 1992;123:191-200. 
      (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)
    • Rao PS, Wilson AD, Chopra PS. Transcatheter closure of atrial septal defect by 'buttoned' devices. Am J Cardiol. 1992;69:1056 -1061.  
      (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)
    • Rao PS, Sideris EB, Hausdorf G, Rey C, Lloyd TR, Beekman RH, Worms AM, Bourlon F, Onorato E, Khalilullah M, Haddad J. International experience with secundum atrial septal defect occlusion by the buttoned device. Am Heart J. 1994;128:1022-1035. 
      (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)
    • Rao PS, Sideris EB. Follow-up results of transcatheter occlusion of secundum atrial septal defects with the buttoned device. Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn. 1996;38:112. Abstract. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7671179 (Abstract)
    • Arabia FA, Rosado LJ, Lloyd TR, Sethi GK. Management of complications of Sideris transcatheter devices for atrial septal defect closure. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1993;106:886-888. 
      (Abstract)
    • Sideris EB, Leung M, Yoon JH, Chen CR, Lochan R, Worms AM, Rey C, Meier B. Occlusion of large atrial septal defects with a centering buttoned device: early clinical experience. Am Heart J. 1996;131: 356-359. www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8579033
    • Reddy SCB, Rao PS, Ewenko J, Koscik R, Wilson AD. Echocardiographic predictors of success of catheter closure of atrial septal defect with the buttoned device. Am Heart J. 1995;129:76-82. http://www.ahjonline.com/article/0002-8703(95)90046-2/abstract

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    Angel Wings™ Device

    • Das GS, Hijazi ZM, O'Laughlin MP, Mendelsohn AM. Initial results of the US PFO/ASD closure trial. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1996;27(suppl A):119A. Abstract.  
      (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)
    • Das GS, Voss G, Jarvis G, Wyche K, Gunther R, Wilson RF. Experimental atrial septal defect closure with a new, transcatheter, self-centering device. Circulation. 1993;88(pt 1):1754 -1764. 
      (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)

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    Atrial Septal Defect Occluder System Device

    • Sievert H, Babic UU, Ensslen R, Scherer D, Spies H, Wiederspahn T, Zeplin HE. Transcatheter closure of large atrial septal defects with the Babic system. Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn. 1995;36:232-240.  
      (Abstract)
    • Hausdorf G, Schneider M, Franzbach B, Kampmann C, Kargus K, Goeldner B. Transcatheter closure of secundum atrial septal defects with the atrial septal defect occlusion system (ASDOS): initial experience in children. Heart. 1996;75:83- 88. 
      (Abstract)
    • Schneider M, Babic U, Franzbach B, Hausdorf G. Transcatheter closure of secundum atrial septal defects with the ASDOS device in children. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1996;27(suppl A):119A. 
      (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)
    • Hellenbrand WE, Fahey JT, McGowan FX, Weltin GG, Kleinman CS. Transesophageal echocardiographic guidance of transcatheter closure of atrial septal defect. Am J Cardiol. 1990;66:207-213. 
      (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)
    • Magni G, Hijazi ZM, Marx G, et al. Utility of 3-D echocardiography in patient selection and guidance for atrial septal defect (ASD) closure by the new Das-Angel Wings occluder device. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1996;27(suppl A):190A. Abstract.   
      (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)

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    Indications for Use of ASD Devices

    • Hijazi ZM, Fahey JT, Kleinman CS, Kopf GS, Hellenbrand WE. Hemodynamic evaluation before and after closure of fenestrated Fontan: an acute study of change in oxygen delivery. Circulation. 1992;86:196 -202. 
      (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)

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    2b) Devices for Ventricular Septal Defects

    • Lock JE, Block PC, McKay RG, Baim DS, Keane JF. Transcatheter closure of ventricular septal defects. Circulation. 1988;78:361-368.  
      (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)
    • Nykanen DG, Perry SB, Keane JF, Moore P, Lock JE. Transcatheter occlusion of ventricular septal defects: experience in 80 patients with congenital heart disease. Circulation. 1993;88(pt 2):2864. Abstract.
    • O'Laughlin MP, Mullins CE. Transcatheter occlusion of ventricular septal defect. Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn. 1989;17:175-179. 
      (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)
    • Bridges ND, Perry SB, Keane JF, Goldstein SAN, Mandell V, Mayer JE Jr, Jonas RA, Casteneda AR, Lock JE. Preoperative transcatheter closure of congenital muscular ventricular septal defects. N Engl J Med. 1991;324: 1312-1317. http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJM199105093241903
    • Rigby ML, Heinsdijk M, Redington AN, Vogel M, Horowitz E. Medium term follow-up after transcatheter umbrella closure of perimembranous ventricular septal defect (VSD). J Am Coll Cardiol. 1996;27(suppl A):119A. 
      (Abstract)
    • Fishberger SB, Bridges ND, Keane JF, Hanley FL, Jonas RA, Mayer JE, Castaneda AR, Lock JE. Intraoperative device closure of ventricular septal defects. Circulation. 1993;88(pt 2):II-205-II-209. 
      (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)

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    2c) Devices for Patent Ductus Arteriosus*

    • Rashkind WJ, Cuaso CC. Transcatheter closure of a patent ductus arteriosus: successful use in a 3.5 kg infant. Pediatr Cardiol. 1979;1:3-7. 
      (Abstract)
    • Rashkind WJ, Mullins CE, Hellenbrand WE, Tait MA. Nonsurgical closure of patent ductus arteriosus: clinical application of the Rashkind PDA Occluder System. Circulation. 1987;75:583-592. 
      (Full text)
    • Porstmann W, Wierny L, Warnke H. Closure of persistent ductus arteriosus without thoracotomy. Ger Med Mon. 1967;12:259 -261.
    • Hosking MCK, Benson LN, Musewe N, Dyck JD, Freedom RM. Transcatheter occlusion of the persistently patent ductus arteriosus: forty-month follow-up and prevalence of residual shunting. Circulation. 1991;84: 2313-2317.
    • Latson LA, Hofschire PJ, Kugler JD, Cheatham JP, Gumbiner CH, Danford DA. Transcatheter closure of patent ductus arteriosus in pediatric patients. J Pediatr. 1989;115:549 -553. http://www.jpeds.com/article/S0022-3476(89)80279-3/abstract
    • Rao PS, Sideris EB, Haddad J, Rey C, Hausdorf G, Wilson AD, Smith PA, Chopra PS. Transcatheter occlusion of patent ductus arteriosus with adjustable buttoned device: initial clinical experience. Circulation. 1993; 88:1119 -1126. 
      (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)
    • Verin VE, Saveliev VS, Kolody SM, Prokubovski VI. Results of transcatheter closure of the patent ductus arteriosus with the Botalloccluder. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1993;22:1509 -1514.   (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)

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    Indications for Rashkind, Buttoned, or Botalloccluder™ Devices in Countries Other Than the United States*

    • Grifka RG, Mullins CE, Gianturco C, Nihill MR, O'Laughlin MP, Slack MC, Clubb FJ, Myers TJ. New Gianturco-Grifka vascular occlusion device: initial studies in a canine model. Circulation. 1995;91:1840 -1846. 
      (Full Text)
    • Grifka RG, Vincent JE, Nihill MR, Ing FF, Mullins CE. Transcatheter patent ductus arteriosus closure in an infant using the Gianturco-Grifka vascular occlusion device. Am J Cardiol. 1996;78:721-723. 
      (No abstract.  Full text available for purchase.)
    • Grifka RG, Mullins CE, Vincent JE, McMahon WS, Nihill MR, Ing FF, O'Laughlin MP, Latson LA, Moore JW, Morrow WR, Gianturco C. Initial clinical experience using the Gianturco-Grifka vascular occlusion device for congenital heart defects. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1996;27(suppl A):119A. Abstract. 
      (No abstract, full text available for purchase.)

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    Indications for the Gianturco-Grifka Vascular Occlusion Device

    • Krichenko A, Benson LN, Burrows P, Mo¨es CAF, McLaughlin P, Freedom RM. Angiographic classification of the isolated, persistently patent ductus arteriosus and implications for percutaneous catheter occlusion. Am J Cardiol. 1989;63:877- 880. 
      (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)

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    3) Balloon Dilation of Cardiac Valves

    3a) Pulmonary Valve Stenosis

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    • Kan JS, White RI Jr, Mitchell SE, Gardner TJ. Percutaneous balloon valvuloplasty: a new method for treating congenital pulmonary-valve stenosis. N Engl J Med. 1982;307:540 -542. 
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    • Fedderly RT, Lloyd TR, Mendelsohn AM, Beekman RH. Determinants of successful balloon valvotomy in infants with critical pulmonary stenosis or membranous pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1995;25:460-465. 
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    • Gournay V, Piechaud JF, Delogu A, Sidi D, Kachaner J. Balloon valvotomy for critical stenosis or atresia of pulmonary valve in newborns. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1995;26:1725-1731. 
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    • Rosenfeld HM, Landzberg MJ, Perry SB, Colan SD, Keane JF, Lock JE. Balloon aortic valvuloplasty in the young adult with congenital aortic stenosis. Am J Cardiol. 1994;73:1112-1117. 
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    • Witsenburg M, Cromme-Dijkhuis AH, Frohn-Mulder IM, Hess J. Shortand midterm results of balloon valvuloplasty for valvular aortic stenosis in children. Am J Cardiol. 1992;69:945-950. 
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    • Lababidi Z, Wu JR. Percutaneous balloon pulmonary valvuloplasty. Am J Cardiol. 1983;52:560 -562. 
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    • Kan JS, White RI Jr, Mitchell SE, Anderson JH, Gardner TJ. Percutaneous transluminal balloon valvuloplasty for pulmonary valve stenosis. Circulation. 1984;69:554 -560.  (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)
    • Kveselis DA, Rocchini AP, Snider AR, Rosenthal A, Crowley DC, Dick MII. Results of balloon valvuloplasty in the treatment of congenital valvar pulmonary stenosis in children. Am J Cardiol. 1985;56:527-532.    
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    • Rey C, Marache P, Francart C, Dupuis C. Percutaneous transluminal balloon valvuloplasty of congenital pulmonary valve stenosis, with a special report on infants and neonates. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1988;11: 815-820.  
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    • Rao PS, Fawzy ME, Solymar L, Mardini MK. Long-term results of balloon pulmonary valvuloplasty of valvar pulmonic stenosis. Am Heart J. 1988;115:1291-1296.  
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    • Stanger P, Cassidy SC, Girod DA, Kan JS, Lababidi Z, Shapiro SR. Balloon pulmonary valvuloplasty: results of the Valvuloplasty and Angioplasty of Congenital Anomalies Registry. Am J Cardiol. 1990;65:775-783. 
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    • Hanley FL, Sade RM, Freedom RM, Blackstone EH, Kirklin JW. Outcomes in critically ill neonates with pulmonary stenosis and intact ventricular septum: a multi-institutional study. Congenital Heart Surgeons Society. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1993;22:183-192. http://content.onlinejacc.org/cgi/content/abstract/22/1/183
    • Masura J, Burch M, Deanfield JE, Sullivan ID. Five-year follow-up after balloon pulmonary valvuloplasty. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1993;21:132-136.
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    • Cazzaniga M, Vagnola O, Alday L, Spillman A, Sciegata A, Faella H, Kurlat I. Balloon pulmonary valvuloplasty in infants: a quantitative analysis of pulmonary valve-anulus-trunk structure. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1992; 20:345-349. 
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    • Marantz PM, Huhta JC, Mullins CE, Murphy DJ Jr, Nihill MR, Ludomirsky A, Yoon GY. Results of balloon valvuloplasty in typical and dysplastic pulmonary valve stenosis: Doppler echocardiographic follow-up. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1988;12:476-479.
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    • Rao PS, Wilson AD, Thapar MK, Brais M. Balloon pulmonary valvuloplasty in the management of cyanotic congenital heart defects. Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn. 1992;25:16 -24.  
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    • Kreutzer J, Perry SB, Jonas RA, Mayer JE, Castaneda AR, Lock JE. Tetralogy of Fallot with diminutive pulmonary arteries: preoperative pulmonary valve dilation and transcatheter rehabilitation of pulmonary arteries. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1996;27:1741-1747. 
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    • Sreeram N, Saleem M, Jackson M, Peart I, McKay R, Arnold R, Walsh K. Results of balloon pulmonary valvuloplasty as a palliative procedure in tetralogy of Fallot. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1991;18:159 -165. 
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    3b) Aortic Valve Stenosis

    • Rosenfeld HM, Landzberg MJ, Perry SB, Colan SD, Keane JF, Lock JE. Balloon aortic valvuloplasty in the young adult with congenital aortic stenosis. Am J Cardiol. 1994;73:1112-1117.
    • Witsenburg M, Cromme-Dijkhuis AH, Frohn-Mulder IM, Hess J. Shortand midterm results of balloon valvuloplasty for valvular aortic stenosis in children. Am J Cardiol. 1992;69:945-950.
    • Justo RN, McCrindle BW, Benson LN, Williams WG, Freedom RM, Smallhorn JF. Aortic valve regurgitation after surgical versus percutaneous balloon valvotomy for congenital aortic valve stenosis. Am J Cardiol. 1996;77:1332-1338. 
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    • Lababidi Z, Wu JR, Walls JT. Percutaneous balloon aortic valvuloplasty: results in 23 patients. Am J Cardiol. 1984;53:194 -197. 
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    • Waller BF, Girod DA, Dillon JC. Transverse aortic wall tears in infants after balloon angioplasty for aortic valve stenosis: relation of aortic wall damage to diameter of inflated angioplasty balloon and aortic lumen in seven necropsy cases. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1984;4:1235-1241. 
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    • Helgason H, Keane JF, Fellows KE, Kulik TJ, Lock JE. Balloon dilation of the aortic valve: studies in normal lambs and in children with aortic stenosis. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1987;9:816-822. 
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    • Choy M, Beekman RH, Rocchini AP, Crowley DC, Snider AR, Dick M II, Rosenthal A. Percutaneous balloon valvuloplasty for valvar aortic stenosis in infants and children. Am J Cardiol. 1987;59:1010 -1013. 
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    • Sholler GF, Keane JF, Perry SB, Sanders SP, Lock JE. Balloon dilation of congenital aortic valve stenosis: results and influence of technical and morphological features on outcome. Circulation. 1988;78:351-360. 
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    • Sullivan ID, Wren C, Bain H, Hunter S, Rees PG, Taylor JF, Bull C, Deanfield JE. Balloon dilatation of the aortic valve for congenital aortic stenosis in childhood. Br Heart J. 1989;61:186 -191.  
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    • Meliones JN, Beekman RH, Rocchini AP, Lacina SJ. Balloon valvuloplasty for recurrent aortic stenosis after surgical valvotomy in childhood: immediate and follow-up studies. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1989;13:1106 -1110. 
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    • Kasten-Sportes CH, Piechaud JF, Sidi D, Kachaner J. Percutaneous balloon valvuloplasty in neonates with critical aortic stenosis. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1989;13:1101-1105.  
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    • Rocchini AP, Beekman RH, Ben Shachar G, Benson L, Schwartz D, Kan JS. Balloon aortic valvuloplasty: results of the Valvuloplasty and Angioplasty of Congenital Anomalies Registry. Am J Cardiol. 1990;65:784 -789. 
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    • Gatzoulis MA, Rigby ML, Shinebourne EA, Redington AN. Contemporary results of balloon valvuloplasty and surgical valvotomy for congenital aortic stenosis. Arch Dis Child. 1995;73:66-69.  
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    • Bu'Lock FA, Joffe HS, Jordan SC, Martin RP. Balloon dilatation (valvuloplasty) as first line treatment for severe stenosis of the aortic valve in early infancy: medium term results and determinants of survival. Br Heart J. 1993;70:546 -553. 
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    • Moore P, Egito E, Mowrey H, Perry SB, Lock JE, Keane JF. Midterm results of balloon dilation of congenital aortic stenosis: predictors of success. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1996;27:1257-1263. 
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    • Sandhu SK, Silka MJ, Reller MD. Balloon aortic valvuloplasty for aortic stenosis in neonates, children, and young adults. J Int Cardiol. 1995;8: 477-486.  
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    • Lababidi Z, Weinhaus L, Stoeckle H Jr, Walls JT. Transluminal balloon dilatation for discrete subaortic stenosis. Am J Cardiol. 1987;59:423- 425.  
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    • Suarez de Lezo J, Pan M, Medina A, Romero M, Melian F, Segura J, Hernandez E, Pavlovic D, Morales J, Vivancos R, et al. Immediate and follow-up results of transluminal balloon dilation for discrete subaortic stenosis. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1991;18:1309 -1315. http://content.onlinejacc.org/cgi/content/abstract/18/5/1309

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    3c) Mitral Valve Stenosis

    • Cequier A, Bonan R, Crepeau J, Dethy M, Dyrda I, Waters DD. Massive mitral regurgitation caused by tearing of the anterior leaflet during percutaneous mitral balloon valvuloplasty. Am J Med. 1988;85:100 -103.  
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    • Palacios IF, Block PC, Wilkins GT, Weyman AE. Follow-up of patients undergoing percutaneous mitral balloon valvotomy: analysis of factors determining restenosis. Circulation. 1989;79:573-579. 
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    • Spevak PJ, Bass JL, Ben-Shachar G, Hesslein P, Keane JF, Perry S, Pyles L, Lock JE. Balloon angioplasty for congenital mitral stenosis. Am J Cardiol. 1990;66:472- 476.  (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)
    • Grifka RG, O'Laughlin MP, Nihill MR, Mullins CE. Double-transseptal, double-balloon valvuloplasty for congenital mitral stenosis. Circulation. 1992;85:123-129. 
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    • Herrmann HC, Ramaswamy K, Isner JM, Feldman TE, Carroll JD, Pichard AD, Bashore TM, Dorros G, Massumi GA, Sundram P, et al. Factors influencing immediate results, complications, and short-term follow-up status after Inoue balloon mitral valvotomy: a North American multicenter study. Am Heart J. 1992;124:160 -166. 
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    • Cohen JM, Glower DD, Harrison JK, Bashore TM, White WD, Smith LR, Rankin JS, Sabiston DC Jr. Comparison of balloon valvuloplasty with operative treatment for mitral stenosis. Ann Thorac Surg. 1993;56: 1254-1262. 
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    • Feldman T, Carroll JD, Herrmann HC, Holmes DR, Bashore TM, Isner JM, Dorros G, Tobis JM. Effect of balloon size and stepwise inflation technique on the acute results of Inoue mitral commissurotomy. Inoue Balloon Catheter Investigators. Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn. 1993;28: 199-205. 
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    3d) Stenosis of Prosthetic Conduits and Valves

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    4) Balloon Angioplasty

    4a) Balloon Dilation of Coarctation of the Aorta

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    4b) Native Coarctation

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    4c) Recoarctation of the Aorta

    • Hellenbrand WE, Allen HD, Golinko RJ, Hagler DJ, Lutin W, Kan J. Balloon angioplasty for aortic recoarctation: results of Valvuloplasty and 620 Pediatric Therapeutic Cardiac Catheterization Downloaded from circ.ahajournals.org by on November 15, 2010 Angioplasty of Congenital Anomalies Registry. Am J Cardiol. 1990;65: 793-797.
    • Ibarra-Pe´rez C, Castan˜eda AR, Varco RL, Lillehei CW. Recoarctation of the aorta: nineteen year clinical experience. Am J Cardiol. 1969;23: 778-784. 
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    • Beerman LB, Neches WH, Patnode RE, Fricker FJ, Mathews RA, Park SC. Coarctation of the aorta in children: late results after surgery. Am J Dis Child. 1980;134:464-466. 
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    • Khoury GH, Hawes CR. Recurrent coarctation of the aorta in infancy and childhood. J Pediatr. 1968;72:801- 806.
    • Kopf GS, Hellenbrand W, Kleinman C, Lister G, Talner N, Laks H. Repair of aortic coarctation in the first three months of life: immediate and long-term results. Ann Thorac Surg. 1986;41:425- 430.  
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    • Cobanoglu A, Teply JF, Grunkemeier GL, Sunderland CO, Starr A. Coarctation of the aorta in patients younger than three months: a critique of the subclavian flap operation. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1985;89: 128-135. 
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    • Metzdorff MT, Cobanoglu A, Grunkemeier GL, Sunderland CO, Starr A. Influence of age at operation on late results with subclavian flap aortoplasty. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1985;89:235-241.
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    • Hamilton DI, Di Eusanio G, Sandrasagra F, Donnelly RJ. Early and late results of aortoplasty with a left subclavian flap coarctation of the aorta in infancy. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1978;75:699 -704. 
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    • Beekman RH, Rocchini AP, Behrendt DM, Bove EL, Dick M II, Crowley DC, Snider AR, Rosenthal A. Long-term outcome after repair of coarctation in infancy: subclavian angioplasty does not reduce the need for reoperation. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1986;8:1406 -1411.  
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    • Ziemer G, Jonas RA, Perry SB, Freed MD, Castaneda AR. Surgery for coarctation of the aorta in the neonate. Circulation. 1986;74(suppl 1, pt 2):I-25-I-31. 
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    • Beekman RH, Rocchini AP, Behrendt DM, Rosenthal A. Reoperation for coarctation of the aorta. Am J Cardiol. 1981;48:1108 -1114. 
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    • Castaneda AR, Norwood W. Residual coarctation of the aorta: surgical experience. In: Jones JC, Tucker BL, Lindesmith GG, eds. First Clinical Conference on Congenital Heart Disease. New York, NY: Grune & Stratton; 1979:167-178.
    • Cerilli J, Lauridsen P. Reoperation for coarctation of the aorta. Acta Chir Scand. 1965;129:391-394. 
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    • Pollack P, Freed MD, Castaneda AR, Norwood WI. Reoperation for isthmic coarctation of the aorta: follow-up of 26 patients. Am J Cardiol. 1983;51:1690 -1694.  
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    • Cooper SG, Sullivan ID, Wren C. Treatment of recoarctation: balloon dilation angioplasty. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1989;14:413- 419.  
      (Abstract)

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    4d) Branch Pulmonary Artery Stenosis

    • Lock JE, Castaneda-Zuniga WR, Fuhrman BP, Bass JL. Balloon dilation angioplasty of hypoplastic and stenotic pulmonary arteries. Circulation. 1983;67:962-967. 
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    • Ring JC, Bass JL, Marvin W, Fuhrman BP, Kulik TJ, Foker JE, Lock JE. Management of congenital stenosis of a branch pulmonary artery with balloon dilation angioplasty: report of 52 procedures. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1985;90:35- 44. 
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    • Kan JS, Marvin WJ Jr, Bass JL, Muster AJ, Murphy J. Balloon angioplasty2branch pulmonary artery stenosis: results from the Valvuloplasty and Angioplasty of Congenital Anomalies Registry. Am J Cardiol. 1990;65:798-801. 
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    4e) Systemic Venous and Pulmonary Venous Stenosis

    • Mullins CE, Latson LA, Neches WH, Colvin EV, Kan J. Balloon dilation of miscellaneous lesions: results of Valvuloplasty and Angioplasty of Congenital Anomalies Registry. Am J Cardiol. 1990;65:802- 803. 
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    4f) Systemic-to-Pulmonary Artery Shunts

    • Fischer DR, Park SC, Neches WH, Beerman LB, Fricker FJ, Mathews RA, Zuberbuhler JR, Wedemeyer AL. Successful dilatation of a stenotic Blalock-Taussig anastomosis by percutaneous transluminal balloon angioplasty. Am J Cardiol. 1985;55:861- 862.  (Abstract)
    • Ormiston JA, Neutze JM, Calder AL, Hak NS. Percutaneous balloon angioplasty for early postoperative modified Blalock-Taussig shunt failure. Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn. 1993;29:31-34. 
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    • Marx GR, Allen HD, Ovitt TW, Hanson W. Balloon dilation angioplasty of Blalock-Taussig shunts. Am J Cardiol. 1988;62(pt 1):824-827. 
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    • Walsh KP, Sreeram N, Franks R, Arnold R. Balloon dilatation of the arterial duct in congenital heart disease. Lancet. 1992;339:331-332. http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PII0140-6736(92)91648-R/abstract#

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    5) Stents

    • Palmaz JC. Balloon-expandable intravascular stent. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 1988;150:1263-1269. 
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    • Mullins CE, O'Laughlin MP, Vick GW III, Mayer DC, Myers TJ, Kearney DL, Schatz RA, Palmaz JC. Implantation of balloon-expandable intravascular grafts by catheterization in pulmonary arteries and systemic veins. Circulation. 1988;77:188 -199.  
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    • Benson LN, Hamilton F, Dasmahapatra H, Rabinowitch M, Coles JC, Freedom RM. Percutaneous implantation of a balloon-expandable endoprosthesis for pulmonary artery stenosis: an experimental study. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1991;18:1303-1308.  
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    • Rocchini AP, Meliones JN, Beekman RH, Moorehead C, London M. Use of balloon-expandable stents to treat experimental peripheral pulmonary artery and superior vena caval stenosis: preliminary experience. Pediatr Cardiol. 1992;13:92-96. 
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    5a) Pulmonary Artery Stenosis

    • Latson LA, Hofschire PJ, Kugler JD, Cheatham JP, Gumbiner CH, Danford DA. Transcatheter closure of patent ductus arteriosus in pediatric patients. J Pediatr. 1989;115:549 -553. 
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    • O'Laughlin MP, Perry SB, Lock JE, Mullins CE. Use of endovascular stents in congenital heart disease. Circulation. 1991;83:1923-1939. http://circ.ahajournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/83/6/1923
    • Hosking MC, Benson LN, Nakanishi T, Burrows PE, Williams WG, Freedom RM. Intravascular stent prosthesis for right ventricular outflow obstruction. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1992;20:373-380.   
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    • Mendelsohn AM, Bove EL, Lupinetti FM, Crowley DC, Lloyd TR, Fedderly RT, Beekman RH III. Intraoperative and percutaneous stenting of congenital pulmonary artery and vein stenosis. Circulation. 1993;88(pt 2):II-210-II-217. 
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    • O'Laughlin MP, Slack MC, Grifka RG, Perry SB, Lock JE, Mullins CE. Implantation and intermediate-term follow-up of stents in congenital heart disease. Circulation. 1993;88:605- 614. 
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    • Fogelman R, Nykanen D, Smallhorn JF, McCrindle BW, Freedom RM, Benson LN. Endovascular stents in the pulmonary circulation: clinical impact on management and medium-term follow-up. Circulation. 1995; 92:881- 885. Benson LN, Nykanen D, Freedom RM. Endovascular stents in pediatric cardiovascular medicine. J Intrv Cardiol. 1995;8:767-775. 
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    • Benson LN, Nykanen D, Freedom RM. Endovascular stents in pediatric cardiovascular medicine. J Intrv Cardiol. 1995;8:767-775. 
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    • O'Laughlin MP. Balloon-expandable stenting in pediatric cardiology. J Intrv Cardiol. 1995;8:463- 473. 
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    • Rothman A, Perry SB, Keane JF, Lock JE. Early results and follow-up of balloon angioplasty for branch pulmonary artery stenoses. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1990;15:1109 -1117.
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    • Hosking MCK, Thomaidis C, Hamilton R, Burrows PE, Freedom RM, Benson LN. Clinical impact of balloon angioplasty for branch pulmonary arterial stenosis. Am J Cardiol. 1992;69:1467-1470. 
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    • Ing FF, Grifka RG, Nihill MR, Mullins CE. Repeat dilation of intravascular stents in congenital heart defects. Circulation. 1995;92:893- 897. 
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    5b) Systemic Venous Stenosis

    • Ward CJB, Mullins CE, Nihill MR, Grifka RG, Vick GW III. Use of intravascular stents in systemic venous and systemic venous baffle obstructions: short-term follow-up results. Circulation. 1995;91:2948 -2954. 
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    • Chatelain P, Meier B, Friedli B. Stenting of superior vena cava and inferior vena cava for symptomatic narrowing after repeated atrial surgery for D-transposition of the great arteries. Br Heart J. 1991;66:466-468. 
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    • Solomon N, Wholey MH, Jarmolowski CR. Intravascular stents in the management of superior vena cava syndrome. Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn. 1991;23:245-252. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ccd.1810230404/abstract
    • Dodds GA III, Harrison JK, O'Laughlin MP, Wilson JS, Kisslo KB, Bashore TM. Relief of superior vena cava syndrome due to fibrosing mediastinitis using the Palmaz stent. Chest. 1994;106:315-318. 
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    • Trerotola SO, Lund GB, Samphilipo MA, Magee CA, Newman JS, Olson JL, Anderson JH, Osterman FA Jr. Palmaz stent in the treatment of central venous stenosis: safety and efficacy of redilation. Radiology. 1994; 190:379 -385. http://radiology.rsna.org/content/190/2/379.abstract

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    5c) Other Applications of Endovascular Stenting

    • O'Laughlin MP, Perry SB, Lock JE, Mullins CE. Use of endovascular stents in congenital heart disease. Circulation. 1991;83:1923-1939.
    • Hosking MC, Benson LN, Nakanishi T, Burrows PE, Williams WG, Freedom RM. Intravascular stent prosthesis for right ventricular outflow obstruction. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1992;20:373-380.
    • Mendelsohn AM, Bove EL, Lupinetti FM, Crowley DC, Lloyd TR, Fedderly RT, Beekman RH III. Intraoperative and percutaneous stenting of congenital pulmonary artery and vein stenosis. Circulation. 1993;88(pt 2):II-210-II-217.
    • O'Laughlin MP, Slack MC, Grifka RG, Perry SB, Lock JE, Mullins CE. Implantation and intermediate-term follow-up of stents in congenital heart disease. Circulation. 1993;88:605- 614.
    • Zahn EM, Lima VC, Benson LN, Freedom RM. Use of endovascular stents to increase pulmonary blood flow in pulmonary atresia with ventricular septal defect. Am J Cardiol. 1992;70:411- 412. 
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    • McLeod KA, Blackburn ME, Gibbs JL. Stenting of stenosed aortopulmonary collaterals: a new approach to palliation in pulmonary atresia with multifocal aortopulmonary blood supply. Br Heart J. 1994;71:487- 489. 
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    • Redington AN, Somerville J. Stenting of aortopulmonary collaterals in complex pulmonary atresia. Circulation. 1996;94:2479 -2484. 
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    • Redington AN, Hayes AM, Ho SY. Transcatheter stent implantation to treat aortic coarctation in infancy. Br Heart J. 1993;69:80-82.  
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    • Sua´rez de Lezo J, Pan M, Romero M, Medina A, Segura J, Pavlovic D, Martinez C, Tejero I, Perez Navero J, Torres F, Lafuente M, Hernandez E, Melian F, Concha M. Balloon-expandable stent repair of severe coarctation of aorta. Am Heart J. 1995;129:1002-1008.  (Abstract)
    • Gibbs JL, Rothman MT, Rees MR, Parsons JM, Blackburn ME, Ruiz CE. Stenting of the arterial duct: a new approach to palliation for pulmonary atresia. Br Heart J. 1992;67:240 -245. 
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    • Rosenthal E, Qureshi SA, Tynan M. Percutaneous pulmonary valvotomy and arterial duct stenting in neonates with right ventricular hypoplasia. Am J Cardiol. 1994;74:304 -306.  (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)
    • Ruiz CE, Gamra H, Zhang HP, Garc─▒´a EJ, Boucek MM. Brief report: stenting of the ductus arteriosus as a bridge to cardiac transplantation in infants with the hypoplastic left-heart syndrome. N Engl J Med. 1993;328: 1605-1608. 
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    • Cullen S, Ho SY, Shore D, Lincoln C, Redington A. Congenital stenosis of pulmonary veins: failure to modify natural history by intraoperative placement of stents. Card Young. 1994;4:395-398. 
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    6) Coil Occlusion

    • Gianturco C, Anderson JH, Wallace S. Mechanical devices for arterial occlusion. Am J Roentgenol Ther Nucl Med. 1975;124:428-435. 
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    • Chuang VP, Wallace S, Gianturco C. A new improved coil for tapered-tip catheter for arterial occlusion. Radiology. 1980;135:507-509. 
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    • White RI Jr, Strandberg JV, Gross GS, Barth KH. Therapeutic embolization with long-term occluding agents and their effects on embolized tissues. Radiology. 1977;125:677- 687. (Abstract)
    • Johnson WH Jr, Peterson RK, Howland DF, Lock JE. Systemic heparinization does not prevent clot formation in coil embolization. Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn. 1990;20:267-270.  (Abstract)

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    6a) Aortopulmonary Collaterals

    • Rothman A, Tong AD. Percutaneous coil embolization of superfluous vascular connections in patients with congenital heart disease. Am Heart J. 1993;126:206 -213. 
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    • Beekman RH, Shim D, Lloyd TR. Embolization therapy in pediatric cardiology. J Interventional Cardiol. 1995;8:543-556. 
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    • Reidy JF, Jones ODH, Tynan MJ, Baker EJ, Joseph MC. Embolisation procedures in congenital heart disease. Br Heart J. 1985;54:184 -192. 
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    • Lois JF, Gomes AS, Smith DC, Laks H. Systemic-to-pulmonary collateral vessels and shunts: treatment with embolization. Radiology. 1988;169: 671-676. 
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    • Perry SB, Radtke W, Fellows KE, Keane JF, Lock JE. Coil embolization to occlude aortopulmonary collateral vessels and shunts in patients with congenital heart disease. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1989;13:100 -108.  
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    • Remy-Jardin M, Wattinne L, Remy J. Transcatheter occlusion of pulmonary arterial circulation and collateral supply: failures, incidents, and complications. Radiology. 1991;180:699 -705. 
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    6b) Patent Ductus Arteriosus

    • Lloyd TR, Fedderly R, Mendelsohn AM, Sandhu SK, Beekman RH III. Transcatheter occlusion of patent ductus arteriosus with Gianturco coils. Circulation. 1993;88(pt 1):1412-1420. 
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    • Moore JW, George L, Kirkpatrick SE, Mathewson JW, Spicer RL, Uzark K, Rothman A, Cambier PA, Slack MC, Kirby WC. Percutaneous closure of the small patent ductus arteriosus using occluding spring coils. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1994;23:759 -765. 
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    6c) Surgical Aortopulmonary Shunts

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    6d) Arteriovenous Fistulas

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    6e) Anomalous Venovenous Connections

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    7) Endocarditis Prophylaxis Issues

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    • Kulkarni SM, Loya YS, Sharma S. Infective endocarditis following balloon dilatation of mitral valve. Int J Cardiol. 1992;34:103-105. 
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    • Shrivastava S, Agarwal R. Infective endocarditis after balloon mitral dilatation. Int J Cardiol. 1992;36:373. Letter. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0167-5273(92)90314-S
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    • Sanyal SK, Wilson N, Twum-Danso K, Abomelha A, Sohel S. Moraxella endocarditis following balloon angioplasty of aortic coarctation. Am Heart J. 1990;119:1421-1423.  (Abstract. Full text available for purchase.)
    • Powell AJ, Lock JE, Keane JF, Perry SB. Prolongation of RV-PA conduit life span by percutaneous stent implantation: intermediate-term results. Circulation. 1995;92:3282-3288. 
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    • Dyck JD, Benson LN, Smallhorn JF, McLaughlin PR, Freedom RM, Rowe RD. Catheter occlusion of the persistently patent ductus arteriosus. Am J Cardiol. 1988;62:1089 -1092.  (Abstract)
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    • Moore JW, Spicer RL, Perry JC, Mathewson JW, Kirkpatrick SE, George L, Uzark K, Mainwaring RL, Lamberti JJ. Percutaneous use of stents to correct pulmonary artery stenosis in young children after cavopulmonary anastomosis. Am Heart J. 1995;130:1245-1249. http://www.ahjonline.com/article/0002-8703(95)90149-3/abstract

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