Joseph W. Rossano, M.D.,M.S.

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

Contact information
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Cardiology
34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard
Room 8NW81
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-425-6116
Fax: 215-590-1340
B.S. (Zoology)
Northern Arizona University, 1996.
M.D. (Doctor of Medicine )
The University of Arizona College of Medicine, 2001.
M.S. (Clinical Research)
Baylor College of Medicine, 2011.
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Selected Publications

Menachem JN, Lindenfeld J, Schlendorf K, Shah AS, Bichell DP, Brook W, Brinkley D, Danter M, Frischhertz B, Keepler M, Kogon B, Mettler B, Rossano JW, Brown Sacks S, Young T, Wigger M, Zalawadiya S: Inferior short and long-term mortality among adult congenital heart disease patients undergoing heart transplantation at low-volume heart transplant centers – an analysis of the UNOS Registry. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation July 2018 Notes: In Press.

Edelson JB, Rossano JW, Griffis H, Dai D, Faerber J, Ravishankar C, Mascio CE, Mercer-Rosa LM, Glatz AC, Lin KY: Characteristics and outcomes of emergency department visits among children with congenital heart disease: 2006 – 2014. Journal of the American College of Cardiology July 2018 Notes: In Press.

Edelson J, Rossano JW: Neurohormonal targets in the treatment of pediatric heart failure. Progress in Pediatric Cardiology 47: 2-8, June 2018.

Roeleveld PP, Axelrod DM, Klugman D, Jones MB, Chanani NK, Rossano JW, Costello JM: Hypoplastic left heart syndrome: from fetus to Fontan. Proceedings from the 12th International Conference of the Pediatric Intensive Care Society. Cardiology in the Young. 2018 Jun 2018 Notes: In Press.

Rossano JW, Cantor RS, Dai D, Shamszad P, Huang YS, Hall M, Lin KY, Edens E, Parrino E, Kirklin JK: Resource utilization in pediatric patients supported with ventricular assist devices in the United States: a multicenter study from the Pediatric Interagency Registry for Mechanically Assisted Circulatory Support and the Pediatric Health Information System. Journal of the American Heart Association 7(11): pii:e008380, Jun 2018.

Broda CR, Cabrera AG, Rossano JW, Jefferies JL, Towbin JA, Chin C, Shamszad P: Cardiac transplantation in children with Down syndrome, Turner syndrome, and other chromosomal anomalies: a multi-institutional analysis. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 37(6): 749-754, Jun 2018.

Naim MY, Rossano JW: Decreasing neurologic injury in children after hypoxic injury: Is transcutaneous Doppler the way to go? Resuscitation 126(1): A9-A10, May 2018.

Fox C, Chopski S, Murad N, Allaire P, Mentzer R, Rossano J, Arabia F, Throckmorton A: Hybrid continuous-flow total artificial heart. Artificial Organs 42(5), May 2018.

Almond CS, Hoen H, Rossano JW, Castleberry C, Auerbach S, Yang Lingyao, Lal AK, Everitt MD, Fenton M, Hollander SA, McElhinney DB, Puritt E, Rosentahl DN, Kaly KP, Desai M: Development and validation of a major adverse transplant event (MATE) score to predict graft failure in pediatric heart transplantation. The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 27(4): 441-450, April 2018.

O'Connor MJ, Glatz AC, Rossano JW, Shaddy RE, Ryan R, Ravishankar C, Fuller S, Mascio CE, Gaynor WJ, Lin KY : Cumulative effect of preoperative risk factors on mortality after pediatric heart transplantation. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery 20: pii: S0003-4975(18)30538-1, Apr 2018.

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