Robert E Shaddy

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Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division Chief, Pediatric Cardiology, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Vice Chair, Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Division of Pediatric Cardiology
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Suite 8 NW 90, 8th Floor, Northwest Tower, Main
34th Street & Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-426-7518
Fax: 267-426-9800
BA (Psychology)
Boston College, 1976.
Creighton University, 1980.
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Description of Research Expertise

Management of chronic heart failure in children
Pediatric heart transplantation
Immunology of valved allografts

Description of Itmat Expertise

Pediatric Heart Failure
Pediatric Heart Transplant
Valved allograft immunology

Selected Publications

Kaufman Beth D, Videon Nancy, Zhang Xuemei, Harris Matthew A, Shaddy Robert E, Goldmuntz Elizabeth: Procollagen type III amino-terminal propeptide: a serum biomarker of left ventricular remodelling in paediatric dilated cardiomyopathy. Cardiology in the Young Page: 1-10, Nov 2013.

Rossano Joseph W, Lin Kimberly Y, Paridon Stephen M, Zhang Xuemei, Gaynor J William, Kaufman Beth D, Shaddy Robert E: Pediatric Heart Transplantation from Donors with Depressed Ventricular Function: An Analysis of the United Network of Organ Sharing Database. Circulation. Heart failure Aug 2013.

O'Connor Matthew J, Lind Curt, Tang Xinyu, Gossett Jeffrey, Weber Janice, Monos Dimitrios, Shaddy Robert E: Persistence of anti-human leukocyte antibodies in congenital heart disease late after surgery using allografts and whole blood. The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation 32(4): 390-7, Apr 2013.

Lynch David R, Pandolfo Massimo, Schulz Jorg B, Perlman Susan, Delatycki Martin B, Payne R Mark, Shaddy Robert, Fischbeck Kenneth H, Farmer Jennifer, Kantor Paul, Raman Subha V, Hunegs Lisa, Odenkirchen Joanne, Miller Kristy, Kaufmann Petra: Common data elements for clinical research in Friedreich's ataxia. Movement disorders : official journal of the Movement Disorder Society 28(2): 190-5, Feb 2013.

Shaddy Robert E: Ethics and clinical trials in congenital heart disease. World journal for pediatric & congenital heart surgery 4(1): 50-2, Jan 2013.

Mahle William T, Tresler Margaret A, Edens R Erik, Rusconi Paolo, George James F, Naftel David C, Shaddy Robert E: Allosensitization and outcomes in pediatric heart transplantation. The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation 30(11): 1221-7, Nov 2011.

Lin Kimberly Y, Sullivan Patrick, Salam Abdul, Kaufman Beth, Paridon Stephen, Hanna Brian D, Spray Thomas L, Weber Janice, Shaddy Robert: Troponin I levels from donors accepted for pediatric heart transplantation do not predict recipient graft survival. The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation 30(8): 920-7, Aug 2011.

Goldberg David J, Shaddy Robert E, Ravishankar Chitra, Rychik Jack: The failing Fontan: etiology, diagnosis and management. Expert review of cardiovascular therapy 9(6): 785-93, Jun 2011.

Kaufman Beth D, Shaddy Robert E: Immunologic considerations in heart transplantation for congenital heart disease. Current cardiology reviews 7(2): 67-71, May 2011.

Foerster Susan R, Canter Charles E, Cinar Amy, Sleeper Lynn A, Webber Steven A, Pahl Elfriede, Kantor Paul F, Alvarez Jorge A, Colan Steven D, Jefferies John L, Lamour Jacqueline M, Margossian Renee, Messere Jane E, Rusconi Paolo G, Shaddy Robert E, Towbin Jeffrey A, Wilkinson James D, Lipshultz Steven E: Ventricular remodeling and survival are more favorable for myocarditis than for idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy in childhood: an outcomes study from the Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Registry. Circulation. Heart failure 3(6): 689-97, Nov 2010.

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