Vivian V Dimas

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Although historically the intra-aortic balloon pump has been the only mechanical circulatory support device available to clinicians, a number of new devices have become commercially available and(More)
OBJECTIVES To assess the feasibility of a large, randomized controlled trial of combination epinephrine-arginine vasopressin for in-pediatric intensive care unit cardiopulmonary arrest refractory to(More)
The objective of this study was to evaluate a new technique of sizing atrial septal defects (ASDs) for transcatheter device closure. ASD closure using the Amplatzer septal occluder (ASO) device is(More)
OBJECTIVE Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a common complication resulting from cardiopulmonary bypass in infants. Urinary neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) is a sensitive and specific(More)
FIGURE 1. The area of discrete coarctation can be visualized adjacent to the ductal clips. Isolated coarctation of the aorta accounts for 5% to 10% of all congenital heart defects. Neonatal repair is(More)