Chitra Ravishankar, MBBS

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Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

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The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Cardiology
3401 Civic Center Blvd.
Suite 8NW90 - Main Bldg.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-425-6116
Fax: 215-590-5825
University of Bombay, India, 1989.
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Selected Publications

O'Connor MJ, Miller K, Shaddy RE, Lin KY, Hanna BD, Ravishankar C, Rossano JW.: Disopyramide use in infants and children with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Cardiol Young 28(4): 530-535. April 2018.

Edelson JB, Rossano JW, Griffis H, DaI D, Faerber J, Ravishankar C, Mascio CE, Mercer-Rosa LM, Glatz AC, Lin KY.: Emergency Department Visits Among Children with Congenital Heart Disease in the United States from 2006 to 2014. Poster presentation at the Scientific Sessions of the American College of Cardiology. Poster presentation, 67th Annual Session of the ACC March 2018.

Mejia EJ, O'Connor MJ, Lin KY, Dong L, Griffis H, Mascio CE, Shamszad P, Donoghue A, Ravishankar C, Shaddy RE, Rossano JW: Characteristics and Outcomes of Pediatric Heart Failure Related Emergency Department Visits in the United States: A Population-Based Study. J Pediatr 193: 114-118. February 2018.

Tabbutt S, MD, PhD and Ravishankar C, MD: Cardiology and Cardiac Disease (Accepted for publication). Oxford Textbook of Paediatric Critical Care 2018.

O’Connor MJ,*, Glatz AC, Rossano JW, Shaddy RE, Ryan R, Ravishankar C, Fuller S, Mascio CE, Gaynor JW, Lin KY.: Cumulative Effect of Preoperative Risk Factors on Mortality after Pediatric Heart Transplantation (Accepted for publication). Ann Thorac Surg 2018.

Butto,A; Rossano, JW; Nandi, D; Ravishankar, C; Lin, KY; O'Connor, MJ; Shaddy, RE; Shamszad, P.: Elevated Troponin in the First 72 Hours of Hospitalization for Pediatric Viral Myocarditis is Associated with Death and ECMO: an Analysis of the PHIS+ Database (Accepted for publication0. Pediatr Card 2018.

Ravishankar C: Nutritional Assessment and Management in Pediatric Heart Failure, in: JL Jefferies, AC Chang, JW Rossano, RE Shaddy, JA Towbin (Eds.), Heart Failure in the Child and Young Adult: From Bench to Bedside. Academic Press, Elsevier Page: 785-789, 2018.

Butto A, Suh S, Vari D, Wu S, Katcoff H, Goldberg DJ, Ravishankar C, Gaynor JW, Chen J, Glatz AC: Necrotizing Enterocolitis in Infants with Single Ventricle Congenital Heart Disease and a Systemic-Pulmonary Artery Shunt as the Sole Source of Pulmonary Blood Flow. Poster presentation at the Scientific Sessions of the AHA. AHA November 2017.

Griffs H, Song L, Mejia EJ, O'Connor MJ, Lin KY, Mascio C, Shamszad P, Donoghue A, Ravishankar C, Shaddy RE, Rossamo JW: Increased Disease Complexity and Resource Utilization Among Heart Failrue Related Visits in the Emergency Department from 2007-2014. Poster presentation at the Scientific Sessions of the AHA. AHA November 2017.

Downing TE, Allen KY, Goldberg, DJ, Rogers LD, Ravishankar C, Rychik J, Fuller S, Montenegro LM, Steven JM, Gillespie MJ, Rome JJ, Spray TL, Nicolson SC, Gaynor JW, Glatz AC: Surgical and Catheter Based Reinterventions are Common in Long-Term Survivors of the Fontan Operation. Cir Cardiovasc Interv 10(9): e004924, September 2017.

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