Stephanie M. Fuller, M.D.

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Professor of Clinical Surgery
Active Surgeon, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Active Surgeon, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Active Surgeon, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Program Director, Congenital Cardiothoracic Surgery, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Department: Surgery

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Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
34th Street & Civic Center Boulevard
Suite #12NW10, Main Building
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-2708
Fax: 215-590-2715
B.S. (Chemistry and French Literature)
Mary Washington College, Fredericksburg, VA, 1992.
M.S. (Chemistry)
George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, 1994.
Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA, 1999.
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Selected Publications

Forfia P, D’Souza B, Fuller S, Toyoda Y, Kim Y: Use of selective pulmonary vasodilators to treat pulmonary arterial hypertension prior to successful surgical closure of atrial level shunts. IJC Heart and Vasculature 2020 (accepted for publication).

Ho DY, Katcoff H, Griffis HM, Mercer-Rosa L, Fuller SM, Cohen MS: Left valvar morphology is associated with late regurgitation in atrioventricular canal defect. Annals of Thoracic Surgery Feb. 20 2020 (Epub) Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.01.012.

Jegatheeswaran A, Cohen MS, Gaynor JW, Mascio CE, Spray TL, Fuller S: Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation as a novel management strategy for interventricular septal hematoma following ventricular septal defect repair. Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery Oct. 16 2019 (Epub) Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.09.150.

Jegatheeswaran A, Devlin PJ, DeCampli WM, Welke KF, Williams WG, Blackstone EH, Fuller S, Jacobs ML, Mussatto KA, Woods RK, McCrindle BW: Longitudinal functional health status in young adults with repaired dextro-transposition of the great arteries: A Congenital Heart Surgeons' Society study. Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery Aug. 22 2019 (Epub) Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.07.072.

Fuller Stephanie, Ramachandran Abhinay, Awh Katherine, Faerber Jennifer A, Patel Prakash A, Nicolson Susan C, O'Byrne Michael L, Mascio Christopher E, Kim Yuli Y: Comparison of outcomes of pulmonary valve replacement in adult versus paediatric hospitals: institutional influence† European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery 56(5), Nov. 1 2019 Notes: Epub Apr. 8, 2019.

Mascio CE, Irons ML, Ittenbach RF, Gaynor JW, Fuller SM, Kaplinski M, Kennedy AT, Steven JM, Nicolson SC, Spray TL: Thirty years and 1663 consecutive Norwood procedures: Has survival plateaued? Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery 158(1): 220-229, July 2019 Notes: Epub Feb. 28, 2019.

Deng LX, Gleason LP, Awh K, Khan AM, Drajpuch D, Fuller S, Goldberg LA, Mascio CE, Partington SL, Tobin L, Kovacs AH, Kim YY: Too little too late? Communication with patients with congenital heart disease about challenges of adult life. Congenital Heart Disease 14(4): 534-540, July 2019 Notes: Epub May 4, 2019.

Zielonka B, Snarr BS, Liu MY, Zhang X, Mascio CE, Fuller S, Gaynor JW, Spray TL, Rychik J: Resource utilization for prenatally diagnosed single-ventricle cardiac defects: A Philadelphia fetus-to-Fontan cohort study. Journal of the American Heart Association 8(11): e011284, June 4 2019 Notes: Epub May 29, 2019.

Gardner MM, Mercer-Rosa L, Faerber J, DiLorenzo MP, Bates KE, Stagg A, Natarajan SS, Szwast A, Fuller S, Mascio CE, Fleck D, Torowicz DL, Giglia TM, Rome JJ, Ravishankar C: Association of a home monitoring program with interstage and stage 2 outcomes. Journal of the American Heart Association 8(10): e010783, May 21 2019.

Kim Yuli Y, Awh Katherine, Acker Michael, Atluri Pavan, Bermudez Christian, Crespo Maria, Diamond Joshua M, Drajpuch David, Forde-Mclean Rhondalyn, Fuller Stephanie, Goldberg Lee, Mazurek Jeremy, Mascio Christopher, Menachem Jonathan N, Rame Eduardo, Ruckdeschel Emily, Tobin Lynda, Wald Joyce: Pulmonary arterial hypertension in adults with systemic right ventricles referred for cardiac transplantation. Clinical Transplantation 33(4): e13496, Apr. 2019 Notes: Epub Mar. 5, 2019.

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