Clinical Issues and Controversies in Heart Failure and Transplantation

Joseph W. Rossano, Timothy M. Hoffman, John Jefferies, Angela Lorts, Roxanne E. Kirsch, Ravi R. Thiagarajan

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

Heart failure is a common problem among children admitted in the intensive care unit and is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. As such, the 2014 meeting of the Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society included a session on Clinical Controversies in Heart Failure and Transplantation. This review contains the summaries of the podium presentations of this session and will cover some of the challenging aspects of caring for these patients including medical and mechanical support, fluid overload states, high-risk populations including those after heart transplantation, and end-of-life considerations.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)63-71
Number of pages9
JournalWorld Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery
Volume7
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2016
Externally publishedYes

Fingerprint

Heart Transplantation
Heart Failure
Intensive Care Units
Morbidity
Mortality
Population

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Surgery
  • Medicine(all)
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

Cite this

Clinical Issues and Controversies in Heart Failure and Transplantation. / Rossano, Joseph W.; Hoffman, Timothy M.; Jefferies, John; Lorts, Angela; Kirsch, Roxanne E.; Thiagarajan, Ravi R.

In: World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery, Vol. 7, No. 1, 01.01.2016, p. 63-71.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rossano, Joseph W. ; Hoffman, Timothy M. ; Jefferies, John ; Lorts, Angela ; Kirsch, Roxanne E. ; Thiagarajan, Ravi R. / Clinical Issues and Controversies in Heart Failure and Transplantation. In: World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery. 2016 ; Vol. 7, No. 1. pp. 63-71.
@article{1b8ec9bf086b4141bcce67c5ef295c90,
title = "Clinical Issues and Controversies in Heart Failure and Transplantation",
abstract = "Heart failure is a common problem among children admitted in the intensive care unit and is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. As such, the 2014 meeting of the Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society included a session on Clinical Controversies in Heart Failure and Transplantation. This review contains the summaries of the podium presentations of this session and will cover some of the challenging aspects of caring for these patients including medical and mechanical support, fluid overload states, high-risk populations including those after heart transplantation, and end-of-life considerations.",
author = "Rossano, {Joseph W.} and Hoffman, {Timothy M.} and John Jefferies and Angela Lorts and Kirsch, {Roxanne E.} and Thiagarajan, {Ravi R.}",
year = "2016",
month = "1",
day = "1",
doi = "10.1177/2150135115606622",
language = "English (US)",
volume = "7",
pages = "63--71",
journal = "World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Hearth Surgery",
issn = "2150-1351",
publisher = "Sage Periodicals Press",
number = "1",

}

TY - JOUR

T1 - Clinical Issues and Controversies in Heart Failure and Transplantation

AU - Rossano, Joseph W.

AU - Hoffman, Timothy M.

AU - Jefferies, John

AU - Lorts, Angela

AU - Kirsch, Roxanne E.

AU - Thiagarajan, Ravi R.

PY - 2016/1/1

Y1 - 2016/1/1

N2 - Heart failure is a common problem among children admitted in the intensive care unit and is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. As such, the 2014 meeting of the Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society included a session on Clinical Controversies in Heart Failure and Transplantation. This review contains the summaries of the podium presentations of this session and will cover some of the challenging aspects of caring for these patients including medical and mechanical support, fluid overload states, high-risk populations including those after heart transplantation, and end-of-life considerations.

AB - Heart failure is a common problem among children admitted in the intensive care unit and is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. As such, the 2014 meeting of the Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society included a session on Clinical Controversies in Heart Failure and Transplantation. This review contains the summaries of the podium presentations of this session and will cover some of the challenging aspects of caring for these patients including medical and mechanical support, fluid overload states, high-risk populations including those after heart transplantation, and end-of-life considerations.

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=84981156741&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=84981156741&partnerID=8YFLogxK

U2 - 10.1177/2150135115606622

DO - 10.1177/2150135115606622

M3 - Article

VL - 7

SP - 63

EP - 71

JO - World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Hearth Surgery

JF - World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Hearth Surgery

SN - 2150-1351

IS - 1

ER -