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Cancer is diagnosed in >12 000 children and adolescents in the United States each year.1 Progress in cancer therapeutics over the past 40 years has remarkably improved survival rates for most(More)
BACKGROUND Since the initial utilization of heart transplantation as therapy for end-stage pediatric heart disease, improvements have occurred in outcomes with heart transplantation and surgical(More)
BACKGROUND Beginning in 2000 and accelerating in 2004, the Berlin Heart EXCOR (Berlin Heart Inc Woodlands, TX) became the first pediatric-specific ventricular assist device (VAD) applied throughout(More)
BACKGROUND Continuous-flow (CF) ventricular assist devices (VADs) have largely replaced pulsatile-flow VADs in adult patients. However, there are few data on CF VADs among pediatric patients. In this(More)