Abstracts: 8th International Conference on Neonatal and Childhood Pulmonary Vascular Disease

PVRI Member Authors: Jeffrey Fineman


  • Short-term treprostinil use in infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia following repair
  • Initial clinical experience with oral treprostinil (UT-15C) in pediatric pulmonary hypertension at a single center
  • Increased nutritional intake is protective against oxygen-induced right ventricular hypertrophy in neonatal rats
  • Calculating cardiac output by solving the Fick equation using carbon dioxide in children with pulmonary hypertension
  • Mesenchymal stem cell administration in an infant with severe bronchopulmonary dysplasia and pulmonary hypertension: case report
  • Subcutaneous treprostinil for pulmonary hypertension in congenital diaphragmatic hernia in infancy
  • Use of serial echocardiography to screen for pulmonary hypertension in premature infants with bronchopulmonary dysplasia
  • Body mass index during the transition from inhaled to oral treprostinil
  • Plasma N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide level predicts estimated echocardiographic pulmonary artery pressure in infants and young children with suspected pulmonary hypertension
  • The association between pulmonary vein stenosis and gastrointestinal pathology in premature infants
  • When do cardiac abnormalities develop in children with sickle cell disease?
  • Continuous intravenous sildenafil infusion: an alternative to intermittent dosing in the critically ill infant with pulmonary hypertension
  • Pulmonary vein stenosis of prematurity: epidemiology and survival from a multicenter cohort
  • Incidence of prematurity in a cohort of adult patients with pulmonary hypertension
  • Portopulmonary hypertension: a rare pediatric diagnosis with high mortality
  • Right ventricle microRNA expression in an ovine model of congenital heart disease
  • Increased reliance on right atrial active emptying at diagnosis is associated with clinical worsening in children with pulmonary arterial hypertension.
  • The voice of the heart: the heart sound signature of children with pulmonary artery hypertension
  • Speech recognition algorithms identify the second heart sound in pulmonary hypertension

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Pregnancy and Pediatrics: Pulmonary Vascular Disease
Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension


Jeffrey Fineman et al.

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Pulmonary Circulation Vol 5: No 4 cover image

December 2015

Pulmonary Circulation Vol 5: No 4

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