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Brogan P, Burns JC, Cornish J, et al. Lifetime cardiovascular management of patients with previous Kawasaki disease. Heart. December 2019. doi:10.1136/heartjnl-2019-315925

Haley JE, Zhiqian G, Philip KR, et al. Reduction in myocardial strain is evident in adolescents and young adults with obesity and type 2 diabetes. Pediatr Diabetes. December 2019. doi:10.1111/pedi.12961

Tremoulet AH, Jain S, Jone P-N, et al. Phase I/IIa Trial of Atorvastatin in Patients with Acute Kawasaki Disease with Coronary Artery Aneurysm. J Pediatr. 2019;215:107-117.e12. doi:10.1016/j.jpeds.2019.07.064

Goldberg DJ, Zak V, Goldstein BH, et al. Results of the Fontan Udenafil Exercise Longitudinal (FUEL) Trial. Circulation. November 2019. doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.119.044352

Nageotte SJ, Lee JW, El-Said HG, Moore JW, Ratnayaka K. Transcatheter Electrosurgery Rescue: Jailed Pulmonary Artery Following Melody Pulmonary Valve Replacement. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. November 2019. doi:10.1016/j.jcin.2019.08.051

Shahbah DA, Herrick NL, El-Said H, Lamberti J, Murthy R. Aortopulmonary Window With Pulmonary Atresia and Interrupted Aortic Arch: A Very Rare Triad. World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. 2019;10(6):791-792. doi:10.1177/2150135119872199

Schroeder AM, Allahyari M, Vogler G, et al. Model System Identification of Novel Congenital Heart Disease Gene Candidates: focus on RPL13. Hum Mol Genet. October 2019. doi:10.1093/hmg/ddz213

Armstrong AK, Berger F, Jones TK, et al. Association between patient age at implant and outcomes after transcatheter pulmonary valve replacement in the multicenter Melody valve trials. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2019;94(4):607-617. doi:10.1002/ccd.28454

Xu L, Fu M, Chen D, et al. Endothelial-specific deletion of Ets-1 attenuates Angiotensin II-induced cardiac fibrosis via suppression of endothelial-to-mesenchymal transition. BMB Rep. 2019;52(10):595-600.

Fernandes SM, Verstappen A, Clair M, et al. Knowledge of Life-Long Cardiac Care by Adolescents and Young Adults with Congenital Heart Disease. Pediatr Cardiol. 2019;40(7):1439-1444. doi:10.1007/s00246-019-02154-8

Shwayder MH, Escudero CA, Etheridge SP, et al. Difficulties with invasive risk stratification performed under anesthesia in pediatric Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome. Heart Rhythm. September 2019. doi:10.1016/j.hrthm.2019.09.011

Grant EK, Kanter JP, Olivieri LJ, et al. X-ray fused with MRI guidance of pre-selected transcatheter congenital heart disease interventions. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2019;94(3):399-408. doi:10.1002/ccd.28324

Shimizu C, Kim J, Eleftherohorinou H, et al. HLA-C variants associated with amino acid substitutions in the peptide binding groove influence susceptibility to Kawasaki disease. Hum Immunol. 2019;80(9):731-738. doi:10.1016/j.humimm.2019.04.020

Lee J, Ratnayaka K, Moore J, El-Said H. Stenting the vertical neonatal ductus arteriosus via the percutaneous axillary approach. Congenit Heart Dis. 2019;14(5):791-796. doi:10.1111/chd.12786

Karamlou T, Meza JM, Najm HK, Nigro JJ, Hill KD. Single-ventricle reconstruction 2.0: A closer look at our understanding of care for infants undergoing the Norwood procedure. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2019;158(3):837-842.e5. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.12.121

Kehr J, Stirling JW, Bagnall C, Long A, Artrip JH, Gentles TL. Pulmonary Artery to Left Atrium Fistula Presenting As Cardiomegaly in the Fetus: The Utility of Prenatal and Postnatal Three-Dimensional Imaging. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2019;12(8):e009336. doi:10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.119.009336

Silva-Sepulveda JA, Fonseca Y, Vodkin I, et al. Evaluation of Fontan liver disease: Correlation of transjugular liver biopsy with magnetic resonance and hemodynamics. Congenit Heart Dis. 2019;14(4):600-608. doi:10.1111/chd.12770

Burns JC. New perspectives on Kawasaki disease. Arch Dis Child. 2019;104(7):616-617. doi:10.1136/archdischild-2018-316322

Burns JC. Cyclosporine and coronary outcomes in Kawasaki disease. J Pediatr. 2019;210:239-242. doi:10.1016/j.jpeds.2019.04.044

Mueller DM, Markovitz BP, Zinter MS, Takimoto SW, Khemani RG. Risk Factors for Mortality and Pre-ICU Fluid Balance Among Critically Ill Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Patients. J Intensive Care Med. June 2019:885066619855618. doi:10.1177/0885066619855618.

Son MBF, Gauvreau K, Tremoulet AH, et al. Risk Model Development and Validation for Prediction of Coronary Artery Aneurysms in Kawasaki Disease in a North American Population. J Am Heart Assoc. 2019;8(11):e011319. doi:10.1161/JAHA.118.011319

Tootleman E, Malamut B, Akshoomoff N, et al. Partial Jacobsen syndrome phenotype in a patient with a de novo frameshift mutation in the ETS1 transcription factor. Cold Spring Harb Mol Case Stud. 2019;5(3). doi:10.1101/mcs.a004010

Arunamata A, Stringer J, Balasubramanian S, Tacy TA, Silverman NH, Punn R. Cardiac Segmental Strain Analysis in Pediatric Left Ventricular Noncompaction Cardiomyopathy. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2019;32(6):763-773.e1. doi:10.1016/j.echo.2019.01.014

Nawalaniec J, Mullapudi B, Jiang W, et al. Carinal Resection and Reconstruction for an Obstructing Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumor in a Child. World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. May 2019:2150135119837202. doi:10.1177/2150135119837202

Herrick NL, Lamberti J, Grossfeld P, Murthy R. Successful Management of a Patient With Jacobsen Syndrome and Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. May 2019:2150135118822678. doi:10.1177/2150135118822678

Rypdal M, Rypdal V, Burney JA, et al. Author Correction: Clustering and climate associations of Kawasaki Disease in San Diego County suggest environmental triggers. Sci Rep. 2019;9(1):7401. doi:10.1038/s41598-019-42137-6

Grande Gutierrez N, Mathew M, McCrindle BW, et al. Hemodynamic variables in aneurysms are associated with thrombotic risk in children with Kawasaki disease. Int J Cardiol. 2019;281:15-21. doi:10.1016/j.ijcard.2019.01.092

Roberts SC, Jain S, Tremoulet AH, et al. The Kawasaki Disease Comparative Effectiveness (KIDCARE) trial: A phase III, randomized trial of second intravenous immunoglobulin versus infliximab for resistant Kawasaki disease. Contemp Clin Trials. 2019;79:98-103. doi:10.1016/j.cct.2019.02.008

Lech M, Guess J, Duffner J, et al. Circulating Markers of Inflammation Persist in Children and Adults With Giant Aneurysms After Kawasaki Disease. Circ Genom Precis Med. 2019;12(4):e002433. doi:10.1161/CIRCGEN.118.002433

Anton-Martin P, Joshi R, Rao M, et al. Dead space fractions in neonates following first-stage palliation for hypoplastic left heart syndrome. Cardiol Young. 2019;29(4):481-487. doi:10.1017/S1047951119000076

Kobayashi D, Salem MM, Forbes TJ, et al. Results of the combined U.S. multicenter postapproval study of the Nit-Occlud PDA device for percutaneous closure of patent ductus arteriosus. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2019;93(4):645-651. doi:10.1002/ccd.27995

Oyamada J, Shimizu C, Kim J, et al. Bifid T waves on the ECG and genetic variation in calcium channel voltage-dependent beta 2 subunit gene (CACNB2) in acute Kawasaki disease. Congenit Heart Dis. 2019;14(2):213-220. doi:10.1111/chd.12696

Lee J, Abdullah Shahbah D, El-Said H, Rios R, Ratnayaka K, Moore J. Pulmonary artery interventions after the arterial switch operation: Unique and significant risks. Congenit Heart Dis. 2019;14(2):288-296. doi:10.1111/chd.12726

Kleinmahon JA, Gralla J, Kirk R, et al. Cardiac allograft vasculopathy and graft failure in pediatric heart transplant recipients after rejection with severe hemodynamic compromise. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2019;38(3):277-284. doi:10.1016/j.healun.2018.12.011

Fratto VM, Chang A, Anton T, Sun HY, Lamale-Smith LM, Pretorius DH. Detailed Fetal Anatomic Ultrasound Examination: Effect of the 2014 Consensus Report on a Tertiary Referral Center. Ultrasound Q. 2019;35(1):21-29. doi:10.1097/RUQ.0000000000000392

Grossfeld P, Nie S, Lin L, Wang L, Anderson RH. Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome: A New Paradigm for an Old Disease? J Cardiovasc Dev Dis. 2019;6(1). doi:10.3390/jcdd6010010

Quinn BP, Armstrong AK, Bauser-Heaton HD, et al. Radiation Risk Categories in Cardiac Catheterization for Congenital Heart Disease: A Tool to Aid in the Evaluation of Radiation Outcomes. Pediatr Cardiol. 2019;40(2):445-453. doi:10.1007/s00246-018-2024-3

Patel AB, Ratnayaka K, Bergersen L. A review: Percutaneous pulmonary artery stenosis therapy: state-of-the-art and look to the future. Cardiol Young. 2019;29(2):93-99. doi:10.1017/S1047951118001087

Sanford EF, Clark MM, Farnaes L, et al. Rapid Whole Genome Sequencing Has Clinical Utility in Children in the PICU. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2019;20(11):1007-1020. doi:10.1097/PCC.0000000000002056

Dionne A, Burns JC, Dahdah N, et al. Treatment Intensification in Patients With Kawasaki Disease and Coronary Aneurysm at Diagnosis. Pediatrics. 2019;143(6). doi:10.1542/peds.2018-3341

Montesa C, Karamlou T, Ratnayaka K, Pophal SG, Ryan J, Nigro JJ. Hepatic Vein Incorporation Into the Azygos System in Heterotaxy and Interrupted Inferior Vena Cava. World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. 2019;10(3):330-337. doi:10.1177/2150135119842869

Karamlou T, Rao R, Najm H. Collaborative Learning Models in Pediatric Cardiac Care: The Continuum of Learning and Positive Change Through Shared Inquiry. Ann Thorac Surg. 2019;107(5):1293-1296. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.02.004

Liang H, Tsui BY, Ni H, et al. Evaluation and accurate diagnoses of pediatric diseases using artificial intelligence. Nat Med. 2019;25(3):433-438. doi:10.1038/s41591-018-0335-9

Carberry T, Murthy R, Hsiao A, et al. Fontan Revision: Presurgical Planning Using Four-Dimensional (4D) Flow and Three-Dimensional (3D) Printing. World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. 2019;10(2):245-249. doi:10.1177/2150135118799641

Ye M, Xu L, Fu M, et al. Gene-targeted deletion in mice of the Ets-1 transcription factor, a candidate gene in the Jacobsen syndrome kidney “critical region,” causes abnormal kidney development. Am J Med Genet A. 2019;179(1):71-77. doi:10.1002/ajmg.a.40481

McElhinney DB, Aboulhosn JA, Dvir D, et al. Mid-Term Valve-Related Outcomes After Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve-in-Valve or Valve-in-Ring Replacement. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2019;73(2):148-157. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2018.10.051

Demissei BG, Finkelman BS, Hubbard RA, et al. Cardiovascular Function Phenotypes in Response to Cardiotoxic Breast Cancer Therapy. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2019;73(2):248-249. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2018.10.057

Narayan HK, Putt ME, Kosaraju N, et al. Dexrazoxane preferentially mitigates doxorubicin cardiotoxicity in female children with sarcoma. Open Heart. 2019;6(1):e001025. doi:10.1136/openhrt-2019-001025

Ballester J, Borràs S, Curcoll R, et al. On the interpretation of the atmospheric mechanism transporting the environmental trigger of Kawasaki Disease. PLoS ONE. 2019;14(12):e0226402. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0226402