Vol 8, No 2 (April 2019): Translational Pediatrics (Current Topics in Pediatric Cardiology)

Original Article

Neurodevelopmental outcome in hypoplastic left heart syndrome after hybrid procedure
Bettina Reich, Kristina N. Heye, Kristina Wetterling, Thushiha Logeswaran, Andreas Hahn, Hakan Akintürk, Christian Jux, Dietmar Schranz
Percutaneous pulmonary valve implantation (PPVI) in non-obstructive right ventricular outflow tract: limitations and mid-term outcomes
Anoosh Esmaeili, Markus Khalil, Kachina Behnke-Hall, Maria Belen Gonzalez y Gonzalez, Gunter Kerst, Stephan Fichtlscherer, Hakan Akintuerk, Dietmar Schranz

Review Article

Acute therapy of newborns with critical congenital heart disease
Markus Khalil, Christian Jux, Lucie Rueblinger, Johanna Behrje, Anoosh Esmaeili, Dietmar Schranz
Pediatric heart failure therapy: why β1-receptor blocker, tissue ACE-I and mineralocorticoid-receptor-blocker?
Sabine Recla, Dorle Schmidt, Thushiha Logeswaran, Anoosh Esmaeili, Dietmar Schranz
Restrictive atrial communication in right and left heart failure
Anna Bauer, Anoosh Esmaeili, Roberta deRosa, Norbert F. Voelkel, Dietmar Schranz
Regenerative therapies in young hearts with structural or congenital heart disease
Ina Michel-Behnke, Imre Pavo, Sabine Recla, Markus Khalil, Christian Jux, Dietmar Schranz
Pulmonary artery banding in dilative cardiomyopathy of young children: review and protocol based on the current knowledge
Dietmar Schranz, Sabine Recla, Ivan Malcic, Gunter Kerst, Nathalie Mini, Hakan Akintuerk


The focused issue “Current Topics in Pediatric Cardiology” was commissioned by the editorial office, Translational Pediatrics without any sponsorship or funding. Dietmar Schranz served as the unpaid Guest Editor for the focused issue.