Vol 7, No 2 (April 2018): Translational Pediatrics (Innovative Technologies and Techniques in Pediatric Cardiac Surgery)

Review Article

Current surgical strategies and techniques of aortic valve diseases in children
Kun Wang, Huifeng Zhang, Bing Jia
A review of the Nunn modified single patch technique for atrioventricular septal defect repair
Tracy R. Geoffrion, Kanchana Singappuli, John S. K. Murala
Innovative interventional catheterization techniques for congenital heart disease
Jeffrey D. Zampi, Wendy Whiteside
Current monitoring and innovative predictive modeling to improve care in the pediatric cardiac intensive care unit
Mary K. Olive, Gabe E. Owens
Three-dimensional modelling and three-dimensional printing in pediatric and congenital cardiac surgery
Laszlo Kiraly
Recent innovations in perfusion and cardiopulmonary bypass for neonatal and infant cardiac surgery
David Sturmer, Claude Beaty, Sean Clingan, Eric Jenkins, Whitney Peters, Ming-Sing Si
An overview of mechanical circulatory support in single-ventricle patients
Jacob R. Miller, Timothy S. Lancaster, Connor Callahan, Aaron M. Abarbanell, Pirooz Eghtesady
Current status and future perspectives of the PumpKIN trial
Iki Adachi
Mitochondrial transplantation: applications for pediatric patients with congenital heart disease
Sitaram M. Emani, James D. McCully
Regenerative medicine therapy for single ventricle congenital heart disease
Chetan Ambastha, Gregory J. Bittle, David Morales, Nathaniel Parchment, Progyaparamita Saha, Rachana Mishra, Sudhish Sharma, Alexander Vasilenko, Muthukumar Gunasekaran, Manal T. Al-Suqi, Deqiang Li, Peixin Yang, Sunjay Kaushal
Tissue engineered vascular grafts for pediatric cardiac surgery
Toshihiro Shoji, Toshiharu Shinoka


The focused issue “Innovative Technologies and Techniques in Pediatric Cardiac Surgery” was commissioned by the editorial office, Translational Pediatrics without any sponsorship or funding. Ming-Sing Si served as the unpaid Guest Editor for the focused issue.