Emily Sue Ruckdeschel, MD

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics

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Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
3400 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-615-3388
B.A. (Honors Biology)
Johns Hopkins University, 2001.
M.D. (Medicine)
University of Maryland School of Medicine, 2006.
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Selected Publications

Jessica Carducci, Katherine Awh, Morgan Venuti, Leah Goldberg, Yuli Kim, Emily Ruckdeschel. : Transition Readiness and Cardiac Knowledge in Adolescents with Moderate to Complex Congenital Heart Disease. 30th Annual International Symposium on ACHD (virtual) June 2020.

Jessica Carducci, Lauren Andrade, Yuli Y. Kim, Sara Partington, Emily Ruckdeschel. : Characteristics of Malignancy in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease at a Large Academic Medical Center 30th Annual International Symposium on ACHD (virtual) June 2020.

Bhavesh Patel, MD, Marina Serper, MD, Emily Ruckdeschel, MD, Sara Partington, MD, Lauren Andrade, MD, Lynda Tobin, CRNP, MSN, Yuli Kim, MD, Maarouf Hoteit, MD: Predictors of adverse liver-related outcomes in adults after the Fontan operation. ACC’s 69th Annual Scientific Session together with the World Congress of Cardiology (virtual) March 2020.

Jessica Carducci, Yuli Y. Kim, Bhavesh Patel, Katherine Awh, Lauren Andrade, Stephanie Fuller, Christopher E. Mascio, Lynda Tobin, Emily Ruckdeschel: Lymphopenia in Adult Patients with Fontan Physiology ACC’s 69th Annual Scientific Session together with the World Congress of Cardiology (virtual) March 2020.

Zielonka, Benjamin; Kim, Yuli Y; Supple, Gregory E; Partington, Sara L; Ruckdeschel, Emily S; Marchlinski, Francis E; Frankel, David S.: Improvement in ventricular function with rhythm control of atrial arrhythmias may delay the need for atrioventricular valve surgery in adults with congenital heart disease. Congenital Heart Disease 14(6): 931-938, November 2019.

Yang, Jiandu; Brunnquell, Michael; Liang, Jackson J; Callans, David J; Garcia, Fermin C; Lin, David; Frankel, David S; Kay, Joseph; Marchlinski, Francis E; Tzou, Wendy; Sauer, William H; Liu, Bolun; Ruckdeschel, Emily S; Collins, Kathryn; Santangeli, Pasquale; Nguyen, Duy T.: Long term follow-up after ventricular tachycardia ablation in patients with congenital heart disease. Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology 30(9): 1560-1568, September 2019.

Kim, Yuli Y; Goldberg, Leah A; Awh, Katherine; Bhamare, Tanmay; Drajpuch, David; Hirshberg, Adi; Partington, Sara L; Rogers, Rachel; Ruckdeschel, Emily; Tobin, Lynda; Venuti, Morgan; Levine, Lisa D.: Accuracy of risk prediction scores in pregnant women with congenital heart disease. Congenital Heart Disease 14(3): 470-478, May 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, April 2019.

Ruckdeschel, Emily; Kim, Yuli Y.: Pulmonary valve stenosis in the adult patient: pathophysiology, diagnosis and management. [Review] Heart 105(5): 414-422, March 2019.

Sandhu, Amneet; Ruckdeschel, Emily; Sauer, William H; Collins, Kathryn K; Kay, Joseph D; Khanna, Amber; Jaggers, James; Campbell, David; Mitchell, Max; Nguyen, Duy T.: Perioperative electrophysiology study in patients with tetralogy of Fallot undergoing pulmonary valve replacement will identify those at high risk of subsequent ventricular tachycardia. Heart Rhythm 15(5): 686-687, May 2018.

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