2014 SCA-IARS Starter Grant
Kimberly Howard-Quijano, MD
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California
Dr. Howard-Quijano’s Research
The role of cardiospinal reflexes in modulation of ventricular arrhythmogenesis.
Increased red blood cell transfusions are associated with worsening outcomes in pediatric heart transplant patients.
Howard-Quijano K, Schwarzenberger JC, Scovotti JC, Alejos A, Ngo J, Gornbein J, Mahajan A.
Red blood cell (RBC) transfusions are associated with increased morbidity. Children receiving heart transplants constitute a unique group of patients due to their risk factors. Although previous studies…
Acute care medicine: perioperative management of adult congenital heart disease.
Howard-Quijano K, Schwarzenberger JC.
Since the advent of neonatal cardiac surgery in the 1970s, an increasing number of patients suffering from congenital heart disease (CHD) have survived into adulthood. In 2010, it is estimated that 1.2 million…
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