David Morales

David Morales , MD

Professor-Affiliate

Chief of Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Department of Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery
3333 Burnet Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio 45229
Phone 513-803-9150
Email david.morales@cchmc.org

Education

Bachelor's Degree: Duke University 1991

Medical Degree: Yale University 1995

Fellowship : Columbia Presbyterian Hospital 1999 (Cardiothoracic Surgery and Transplant Research)

Residency: Columbia Presbyterian Hospital 2001 (General Surgery)

Fellowship: Columbia Presbyterian Hospital 2003 (Cardiothoracic Surgery)

Fellowship: Baylor University 2004 (Congenital Heart Surgery)

Research and Practice Interests

Pediatric Heart Surgery and Transplantation

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Khan, Muhammad S; Zhang, Wei; Taylor, Rachel A; Dean McKenzie, E; Mallory, George B; Schecter, Marc G; Morales, David L S; Heinle, Jeffrey S; Adachi, Iki (2015. ) Survival in pediatric lung transplantation: The effect of center volume and expertise.The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation, , 34 (8 ) ,1073-81 More Information

Khan, Muhammad S; Bryant, Roosevelt; Kim, Sung H; Hill, Kevin D; Jacobs, Jeffrey P; Jacobs, Marshall L; Pasquali, Sara K; Morales, David L S (2015. ) Contemporary Outcomes of Surgical Repair of Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Connection in Patients With Heterotaxy Syndrome.The Annals of thoracic surgery, , 99 (6 ) ,2134-40 More Information

Frank, David B; Crystal, Matthew A; Morales, David L S; Gerald, Ken; Hanna, Brian D; Mallory, George B; Rossano, Joseph W (2015. ) Trends in pediatric pulmonary hypertension-related hospitalizations in the United States from 2000-2009.Pulmonary circulation, , 5 (2 ) ,339-48 More Information

Zafar, Farhan; Jefferies, John L; Tjossem, Christine J; Bryant, Roosevelt; Jaquiss, Robert D B; Wearden, Peter D; Rosenthal, David N; Cabrera, Antonio G; Rossano, Joseph W; Humpl, Tilman; Morales, David L S (2015. ) Biventricular Berlin Heart EXCOR pediatric use across the united states.The Annals of thoracic surgery, , 99 (4 ) ,1328-34 More Information

Adachi, Iki; Khan, Muhammad S; Guzmán-Pruneda, Francisco A; Fraser, Charles D; Mery, Carlos M; Denfield, Susan W; Dreyer, William J; Morales, David L S; McKenzie, E Dean; Heinle, Jeffrey S; Fraser, Charles D (2015. ) Evolution and impact of ventricular assist device program on children awaiting heart transplantation.The Annals of thoracic surgery, , 99 (2 ) ,635-40 More Information

Kyle, W Buck; Decker, Jamie; Macicek, Scott L; Valdes, Santiago O; Morales, David; Hong, Borah; Price, Jack F; Dreyer, William J; Denfield, Susan W; Kim, Jeffrey J (2015. ) Arrhythmias in children with ventricular assist devices.Cardiology in the young, , 25 (2 ) ,255-60 More Information

Thomas, Tamara O; Chandrakasan, Shanmuganathan; O'Brien, Maureen; Jefferies, John L; Ryan, Thomas D; Wilmot, Ivan; Baker, Michael L; Madueme, Peace C; Morales, David; Lorts, Angela (2015. ) The use of a Berlin Heart EXCOR LVAD in a child receiving chemotherapy for Castleman's disease.Pediatric transplantation, , 19 (1 ) ,E15-8 More Information

Zafar, Farhan; Castleberry, Chesney; Khan, Muhammad S; Mehta, Vivek; Bryant, Roosevelt; Lorts, Angela; Wilmot, Ivan; Jefferies, John L; Chin, Clifford; Morales, David L S (2015. ) Pediatric heart transplant waiting list mortality in the era of ventricular assist devices.The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation, , 34 (1 ) ,82-8 More Information

Kwiatkowski, David M; Menon, Shina; Krawczeski, Catherine D; Goldstein, Stuart L; Morales, David L S; Phillips, Alistair; Manning, Peter B; Eghtesady, Pirooz; Wang, Yu; Nelson, David P; Cooper, David S (2015. ) Improved outcomes with peritoneal dialysis catheter placement after cardiopulmonary bypass in infants.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , 149 (1 ) ,230-6 More Information

Conway, Jennifer; St Louis, James; Morales, David L S; Law, Sabrina; Tjossem, Christine; Humpl, Tilman (2015. ) Delineating survival outcomes in children <10 kg bridged to transplant or recovery with the Berlin Heart EXCOR Ventricular Assist Device.JACC. Heart failure, , 3 (1 ) ,70-7 More Information

Moore, Ryan A; Madueme, Peace C; Lorts, Angela; Morales, David L S; Taylor, Michael D (2014. ) Virtual implantation evaluation of the total artificial heart and compatibility: Beyond standard fit criteria.The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation, , 33 (11 ) ,1180-3 More Information

Nathan, Meena; Sleeper, Lynn A; Ohye, Richard G; Frommelt, Peter C; Caldarone, Christopher A; Tweddell, James S; Lu, Minmin; Pearson, Gail D; Gaynor, J William; Pizarro, Christian; Williams, Ismee A; Colan, Steven D; Dunbar-Masterson, Carolyn; Gruber, Peter J; Hill, Kevin; Hirsch-Romano, Jennifer; Jacobs, Jeffrey P; Kaltman, Jonathan R; Kumar, S Ram; Morales, David; Bradley, Scott M; Kanter, Kirk; Newburger, Jane W (2014. ) Technical performance score is associated with outcomes after the Norwood procedure.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , 148 (5 ) ,2208-13, 2214.e1-6 More Information

Karani, Kunal B; Zafar, Farhan; Morales, David L S; Goldstein, Bryan H (2014. ) Hybrid stage I palliation in a 1.1 kg, 28-week preterm neonate with posterior malalignment ventricular septal defect, left ventricular outflow tract obstruction, and coarctation of the aorta.World journal for pediatric & congenital heart surgery, , 5 (4 ) ,603-7 More Information

Kirk, Richard; Dipchand, Anne I; Rosenthal, David N; Addonizio, Linda; Burch, Michael; Chrisant, Maryanne; Dubin, Anne; Everitt, Melanie; Gajarski, Robert; Mertens, Luc; Miyamoto, Shelley; Morales, David; Pahl, Elfriede; Shaddy, Robert; Towbin, Jeffrey; Weintraub, Robert (2014. ) The International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation Guidelines for the management of pediatric heart failure: Executive summary. [Corrected].The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation, , 33 (9 ) ,888-909 More Information

Adachi, Iki; Morales, David S L (2014. ) Implantation of total artificial heart in congenital heart disease.Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE, , (89 ) , More Information

Ezon, David S; Khan, Muhammad S; Adachi, Iki; Jeewa, Aamir; Morris, Shaine A; Nagy, Celeste Z; Morales, David L S; Heinle, Jeffrey S (2014. ) Pediatric ventricular assist device use as a bridge to transplantation does not affect long-term quality of life.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , 147 (4 ) ,1334-43 More Information

Niu, Mary C; Morris, Shaine A; Morales, David L S; Fraser, Charles D; Kim, Jeffrey J (2014. ) Low incidence of arrhythmias in the right ventricular infundibulum sparing approach to tetralogy of Fallot repair.Pediatric cardiology, , 35 (2 ) ,261-9 More Information

Mulukutla, Venkatachalam; Franklin, Wayne J; Villa, Chet R; Morales, David Luís Simón (2014. ) Surgical device therapy for heart failure in the adult with congenital heart disease.Heart failure clinics, , 10 (1 ) ,197-206 More Information

Lorts, Angela; Zafar, Farhan; Adachi, Iki; Morales, David L S (2014. ) Mechanical assist devices in neonates and infants.Seminars in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. Pediatric cardiac surgery annual, , 17 (1 ) ,91-5 More Information

Wilmot, Ivan; Lorts, Angela; Morales, David (2013. ) Pediatric mechanical circulatory support.The Korean journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , 46 (6 ) ,391-401 More Information

Cabrera, Antonio G; Sundareswaran, Kartik S; Samayoa, Andres X; Jeewa, Aamir; McKenzie, E Dean; Rossano, Joseph W; Farrar, David J; Frazier, O Howard; Morales, David L (2013. ) Outcomes of pediatric patients supported by the HeartMate II left ventricular assist device in the United States.The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation, , 32 (11 ) ,1107-13 More Information

Lowry, Adam W; Morales, David L S; Graves, Daniel E; Knudson, Jarrod D; Shamszad, Pirouz; Mott, Antonio R; Cabrera, Antonio G; Rossano, Joseph W (2013. ) Characterization of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for pediatric cardiac arrest in the United States: analysis of the kids' inpatient database.Pediatric cardiology, , 34 (6 ) ,1422-30 More Information

Olabiyi, Olawale O; Morales, David L S; Franklin, Wayne J (2013. ) De novo thrombus on an atrial septal defect device 3 years after its implantation.Pediatric cardiology, , 34 (5 ) ,1269-71 More Information

Cabrera, Antonio G; Khan, Muhammad S; Morales, David L S; Chen, Diane W; Moffett, Brady S; Price, Jack F; Dreyer, William J; Denfield, Susan W; Jeewa, Aamir; Fraser, Charles D; Vallejo, Jesus G (2013. ) Infectious complications and outcomes in children supported with left ventricular assist devices.The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation, , 32 (5 ) ,518-24 More Information

Rama, Jennifer A; Fan, Leland L; Faro, Albert; Elidemir, Okan; Morales, David L; Heinle, Jeffrey S; Smith, E O'Brian; Hazen, Matthew L; Moonnumakal, Siby P; Mallory, George B; Schecter, Marc G (2013. ) Lung transplantation for childhood diffuse lung disease.Pediatric pulmonology, , 48 (5 ) ,490-6 More Information

Almond, Christopher S; Morales, David L; Blackstone, Eugene H; Turrentine, Mark W; Imamura, Michiaki; Massicotte, M Patricia; Jordan, Lori C; Devaney, Eric J; Ravishankar, Chitra; Kanter, Kirk R; Holman, William; Kroslowitz, Robert; Tjossem, Christine; Thuita, Lucy; Cohen, Gordon A; Buchholz, Holger; St Louis, James D; Nguyen, Khanh; Niebler, Robert A; Walters, Henry L; Reemtsen, Brian; Wearden, Peter D; Reinhartz, Olaf; Guleserian, Kristine J; Mitchell, Max B; Bleiweis, Mark S; Canter, Charles E; Humpl, Tilman (2013. ) Berlin Heart EXCOR pediatric ventricular assist device for bridge to heart transplantation in US children.Circulation, , 127 (16 ) ,1702-11 More Information

Lowry, Adam W; Knudson, Jarrod D; Cabrera, Antonio G; Graves, Daniel E; Morales, David L S; Rossano, Joseph W (2013. ) Cardiopulmonary resuscitation in hospitalized children with cardiovascular disease: estimated prevalence and outcomes from the kids' inpatient database.Pediatric critical care medicine : a journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies, , 14 (3 ) ,248-55 More Information

Khan, Muhammad S; Heinle, Jeffrey S; Samayoa, Andres X; Adachi, Iki; Schecter, Marc G; Mallory, George B; Morales, David L S (2013. ) Is lung transplantation survival better in infants? Analysis of over 80 infants.The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation, , 32 (1 ) ,44-9 More Information

Olabiyi, Olawale; Kearney, Debra; Krishnamurthy, Rajesh; Morales, David; Cabrera, Antonio G (2013. ) First description of coronary artery ostial atresia with fistulous origin from a normal right ventricle.Pediatric cardiology, , 34 (8 ) ,1877-81 More Information

Barbalat, Yanina; Morales, David; Weiss, Robert E (2012. ) Contemporary use of titanium staples for orthotopic urinary diversion.Urology, , 80 (6 ) ,1176-80 More Information

Knudson, Jarrod D; Neish, Steven R; Cabrera, Antonio G; Lowry, Adam W; Shamszad, Pirouz; Morales, David L S; Graves, Daniel E; Williams, Eric A; Rossano, Joseph W (2012. ) Prevalence and outcomes of pediatric in-hospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation in the United States: an analysis of the Kids' Inpatient Database*.Critical care medicine, , 40 (11 ) ,2940-4 More Information

Khan, Muhammad S; Mery, Carlos M; Zafar, Farhan; Adachi, Iki; Heinle, Jeffrey S; Cabrera, Antonio G; Fraser, Charles D; Morales, David L (2012. ) Is mechanically bridging patients with a failing cardiac graft to retransplantation an effective therapy? Analysis of the United Network of Organ Sharing database.The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation, , 31 (11 ) ,1192-8 More Information

Mayer, Rory R; Hwang, Steven W; Reddy, Gaddum D; Morales, David L; Whitehead, William E; Curry, Daniel J; Bollo, Robert J; Luerssen, Thomas G; Jea, Andrew (2012. ) Neurosurgical complications of left ventricular assist devices in children.Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics, , 10 (5 ) ,370-5 More Information

Jefferies, John L; Morales, David L (2012. ) Mechanical circulatory support in children: bridge to transplant versus recovery.Current heart failure reports, , 9 (3 ) ,236-43 More Information

Morales, David L S (2012. ) Editorial response to "management of intracranial hemorrhage in a child with a left ventricular assist device".Pediatric transplantation, , 16 (5 ) ,401 More Information

Park, Han Ki; Heinle, Jeffrey S; Morales, David L S (2012. ) Williams syndrome and obstructed total anomalous pulmonary venous return: a previously unreported association.The Annals of thoracic surgery, , 94 (1 ) ,289-91 More Information

Morales, David L S; Khan, Muhammad S; Gottlieb, Erin A; Krishnamurthy, Rajesh; Dreyer, William J; Adachi, Iki (2012. ) Implantation of total artificial heart in congenital heart disease.Seminars in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , 24 (2 ) ,142-3 More Information

Rossano, Joseph W; Kim, Jeffrey J; Decker, Jamie A; Price, Jack F; Zafar, Farhan; Graves, Daniel E; Morales, David L S; Heinle, Jeffrey S; Bozkurt, Biykem; Towbin, Jeffrey A; Denfield, Susan W; Dreyer, William J; Jefferies, John L (2012. ) Prevalence, morbidity, and mortality of heart failure-related hospitalizations in children in the United States: a population-based study.Journal of cardiac failure, , 18 (6 ) ,459-70 More Information

Echo, Anthony; Kelley, Brian P; Bullocks, Jamal M; Morales, David L (2012. ) The treatment of an unusual complication associated with a HeartMate II LVAD in an adolescent.Pediatric transplantation, , 16 (4 ) ,E130-3 More Information

Samayoa, Andres X; Mallory, George B; Morales, David L S (2012. ) Pneumonectomy acutely after pediatric bilateral lung transplantation: management of communicating thoracic spaces.The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation, , 31 (4 ) ,438-9 More Information

Zafar, Farhan; Khan, Muhammad S; Heinle, Jeffrey S; Adachi, Iki; McKenzie, E Dean; Schecter, Marc G; Mallory, George B; Morales, David L S (2012. ) Does donor arterial partial pressure of oxygen affect outcomes after lung transplantation? A review of more than 12,000 lung transplants.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , 143 (4 ) ,919-25 More Information

Feinstein, Jeffrey A; Benson, D Woodrow; Dubin, Anne M; Cohen, Meryl S; Maxey, Dawn M; Mahle, William T; Pahl, Elfriede; Villafañe, Juan; Bhatt, Ami B; Peng, Lynn F; Johnson, Beth Ann; Marsden, Alison L; Daniels, Curt J; Rudd, Nancy A; Caldarone, Christopher A; Mussatto, Kathleen A; Morales, David L; Ivy, D Dunbar; Gaynor, J William; Tweddell, James S; Deal, Barbara J; Furck, Anke K; Rosenthal, Geoffrey L; Ohye, Richard G; Ghanayem, Nancy S; Cheatham, John P; Tworetzky, Wayne; Martin, Gerard R (2012. ) Hypoplastic left heart syndrome: current considerations and expectations.Journal of the American College of Cardiology, , 59 (1 Suppl ) ,S1-42 More Information

Thiagarajan, Ravi R; Almond, Christopher S; Cooper, David S; Morales, David L S (2012. ) Ventricular assist devices for mechanical circulatory support in children.World journal for pediatric & congenital heart surgery, , 3 (1 ) ,104-9 More Information

Jacobs, Jeffrey Phillip; Jacobs, Marshall Lewis; Austin, Erle H; Mavroudis, Constantine; Pasquali, Sara K; Lacour-Gayet, Francois G; Tchervenkov, Christo I; Walters, Hal; Bacha, Emile A; Nido, Pedro J Del; Fraser, Charles D; Gaynor, J William; Hirsch, Jennifer C; Morales, David L S; Pourmoghadam, Kamal K; Tweddell, James S; Prager, Richard L; Mayer, John E (2012. ) Quality measures for congenital and pediatric cardiac surgery.World journal for pediatric & congenital heart surgery, , 3 (1 ) ,32-47 More Information

Adachi, Iki; Krishnamurthy, Rajesh; Morales, David L S (2011. ) A double aortic arch mimicking a right aortic arch with an aberrant subclavian artery.Journal of vascular surgery, , 54 (4 ) ,1151-3 More Information

Fan, Ye; Weng, Yu-Guo; Huebler, Micheal; Cowger, Jennifer; Morales, David; Franz, Norbert; Xiao, Ying-Bin; Potapov, Evgenij; Hetzer, Roland (2011. ) Predictors of in-hospital mortality in children after long-term ventricular assist device insertion.Journal of the American College of Cardiology, , 58 (11 ) ,1183-90 More Information

Morales, David L S; Adachi, Iki; Heinle, Jeffrey S; Fraser, Charles D (2011. ) A new era: use of an intracorporeal systemic ventricular assist device to support a patient with a failing Fontan circulation.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , 142 (3 ) ,e138-40 More Information

Carlo, Waldemar F; Carberry, Kathleen E; Heinle, Jeffrey S; Morales, David L; McKenzie, E Dean; Fraser, Charles D; Nelson, David P (2011. ) Interstage attrition between bidirectional Glenn and Fontan palliation in children with hypoplastic left heart syndrome.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , 142 (3 ) ,511-6 More Information

Jacobs, Marshall L; Daniel, Megan; Mavroudis, Constantine; Morales, David L S; Jacobs, Jeffrey P; Fraser, Charles D; Turek, Joseph W; Mayer, John E; Tchervenkov, Christo; Conte, John (2011. ) Report of the 2010 society of thoracic surgeons congenital heart surgery practice and manpower survey.The Annals of thoracic surgery, , 92 (2 ) ,762-8; discussion 76 More Information

Rodriguez, Fred H; Moodie, Douglas S; Parekh, Dhaval R; Franklin, Wayne J; Morales, David L S; Zafar, Farhan; Graves, Daniel E; Friedman, Richard A; Rossano, Joseph W (2011. ) Outcomes of hospitalization in adults in the United States with atrial septal defect, ventricular septal defect, and atrioventricular septal defect.The American journal of cardiology, , 108 (2 ) ,290-3 More Information

Wilmot, Ivan; Morales, David L S; Price, Jack F; Rossano, Joseph W; Kim, Jeffrey J; Decker, Jamie A; McGarry, Mary Claire; Denfield, Susan W; Dreyer, William J; Towbin, Jeffrey A; Jefferies, John L (2011. ) Effectiveness of mechanical circulatory support in children with acute fulminant and persistent myocarditis.Journal of cardiac failure, , 17 (6 ) ,487-94 More Information

Mossad, Emad B; Motta, Pablo; Rossano, Joseph; Hale, Brittani; Morales, David L (2011. ) Perioperative management of pediatric patients on mechanical cardiac support.Paediatric anaesthesia, , 21 (5 ) ,585-93 More Information

Shamszad, Pirouz; Morales, David L; Slesnick, Timothy C (2011. ) Right ventricular inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor characterization by cardiovascular magnetic resonance.Journal of the American College of Cardiology, , 57 (15 ) ,e205 More Information

Jacobs, Jeffrey Phillip; Pasquali, Sara K; Morales, David L S; Jacobs, Marshall Lewis; Mavroudis, Constantine; Chai, Paul Jubeong; Tchervenkov, Christo I; Lacour-Gayet, Francois G; Walters, Hal; Quintessenza, James Anthony (2011. ) Heterotaxy: lessons learned about patterns of practice and outcomes from the congenital heart surgery database of the society of thoracic surgeons.World journal for pediatric & congenital heart surgery, , 2 (2 ) ,278-86 More Information

McKenzie, E Dean; Klysik, Michal; Morales, David L S; Heinle, Jeffrey S; Fraser, Charles D; Kovalchin, John (2011. ) Ascending sliding arch aortoplasty: a novel technique for repair of arch hypoplasia.The Annals of thoracic surgery, , 91 (3 ) ,805-10 More Information

Zafar, Farhan; Heinle, Jeffrey S; Schecter, Marc G; Rossano, Joseph W; Mallory, George B; Elidemir, Okan; Morales, David L S (2011. ) Two decades of pediatric lung transplant in the United States: have we improved?.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , 141 (3 ) ,828-32, 832.e1 More Information

Scully, Brandi B; Zafar, Farhan; Schecter, Marc G; Rossano, Joseph W; Mallory, George B; Heinle, Jeffrey S; Morales, David L S (2011. ) Lung retransplantation in children: appropriate when selectively applied.The Annals of thoracic surgery, , 91 (2 ) ,574-9 More Information

Morales, David L S; Almond, Christopher S D; Jaquiss, Robert D B; Rosenthal, David N; Naftel, David C; Massicotte, M Patricia; Humpl, Tilman; Turrentine, Mark W; Tweddell, James S; Cohen, Gordon A; Kroslowitz, Robert; Devaney, Eric J; Canter, Charles E; Fynn-Thompson, Francis; Reinhartz, Olaf; Imamura, Michiaki; Ghanayem, Nancy S; Buchholz, Holger; Furness, Sarah; Mazor, Robert; Gandhi, Sanjiv K; Fraser, Charles D (2011. ) Bridging children of all sizes to cardiac transplantation: the initial multicenter North American experience with the Berlin Heart EXCOR ventricular assist device.The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation, , 30 (1 ) ,1-8 More Information

Morales, David L S; Zafar, Farhan; Rossano, Joseph W; Salazar, Jorge D; Jefferies, John L; Graves, Daniel E; Heinle, Jeffrey S; Fraser, Charles D (2010. ) Use of ventricular assist devices in children across the United States: analysis of 7.5 million pediatric hospitalizations.The Annals of thoracic surgery, , 90 (4 ) ,1313-8; discussion 1 More Information

Jefferies, John Lynn; Price, Jack F; Morales, David L S (2010. ) Mechanical support in childhood heart failure.Heart failure clinics, , 6 (4 ) ,559-73, x More Information

Zafar, Farhan; Mallory, George B; Morales, David L S (2010. ) Third sequential bilateral lung transplant.The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation, , 29 (10 ) ,1203-4 More Information

Morales, David; Williams, Erin; John, Ranjit (2010. ) Is resternotomy in cardiac surgery still a problem?.Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery, , 11 (3 ) ,277-86 More Information

Rossano, Joseph W; Morales, David L S; Zafar, Farhan; Denfield, Susan W; Kim, Jeffrey J; Jefferies, John L; Dreyer, William J (2010. ) Impact of antibodies against human leukocyte antigens on long-term outcome in pediatric heart transplant patients: an analysis of the United Network for Organ Sharing database.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , 140 (3 ) ,694-9, 699.e1-2 More Information

Owens, William R; Bryant, Roosevelt; Dreyer, William J; Price, Jack F; Morales, David L S (2010. ) Initial clinical experience with the HeartMate II ventricular assist system in a pediatric institution.Artificial organs, , 34 (7 ) ,600-3 More Information

Salazar, Jorge D; Zafar, Farhan; Siddiqui, Kashif; Coleman, Ryan D; Morales, David L S; Heinle, Jeffrey S; Rossano, Joseph W; Mossad, Emad B; Fraser, Charles D (2010. ) Fenestration during Fontan palliation: now the exception instead of the rule.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , 140 (1 ) ,129-36 More Information

Booth, Justin H; Bryant, Roosevelt; Powers, Susan C; Ge, Shuping; McKenzie, E Dean; Heinle, Jeffrey S; Fraser, Charles D; Morales, David L S (2010. ) Transthoracic echocardiography does not reliably predict involvement of the aortic valve in patients with a discrete subaortic shelf.Cardiology in the young, , 20 (3 ) ,284-9 More Information

Scully, Brandi Braud; Morales, David L S; Zafar, Farhan; McKenzie, E Dean; Fraser, Charles D; Heinle, Jeffrey S (2010. ) Current expectations for surgical repair of isolated ventricular septal defects.The Annals of thoracic surgery, , 89 (2 ) ,544-9; discussion 55 More Information

Booth, Justin H; Bryant, Roosevelt; Vaporciyan, Ara; Morales, David L S (2010. ) Complete lung parenchyma-sparing resection of the right main stem bronchus and bronchus intermedius.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , 139 (1 ) ,222-4 More Information

Morales, David L S; Zafar, Farhan; Heinle, Jeffrey S; Ocampo, Elena C; Kim, Jeffrey J; Relyea, Katherine; Fraser, Charles D (2009. ) Right ventricular infundibulum sparing (RVIS) tetralogy of fallot repair: a review of over 300 patients.Annals of surgery, , 250 (4 ) ,611-7 More Information

Elidemir, Okan; Kancherla, Binal S; Schecter, Marc G; McKenzie, E Dean; Morales, David L; Heinle, Jeffrey S; Mallory, George B (2009. ) Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease in pediatric lung transplant recipients: recent advances in monitoring.Pediatric transplantation, , 13 (5 ) ,606-10 More Information

Bryant, Roosevelt; Morales, David L S; Phalak, Kanchan (2009. ) Multimodality therapy for primary sternal osteomyelitis.The Pediatric infectious disease journal, , 28 (1 ) ,73-4 More Information

Morales, David L; Zafar, Farhan; Fraser, Charles D (2009. ) Tetralogy of Fallot repair: the Right Ventricle Infundibulum Sparing (RVIS) strategy.Seminars in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. Pediatric cardiac surgery annual, , 54-8 More Information

Morales, David L S; Zafar, Farhan; Arrington, Karol A; Gonzalez, Stephanie M; McKenzie, Emmett D; Heinle, Jeffrey S; Fraser, Charles D (2008. ) Repeat sternotomy in congenital heart surgery: no longer a risk factor.The Annals of thoracic surgery, , 86 (3 ) ,897-902; discussion More Information

Morales, David L S; Carberry, Kathleen E; Heinle, Jeffery S; McKenzie, E Dean; Fraser, Charles D; Diaz, Laura K (2008. ) Extubation in the operating room after Fontan's procedure: effect on practice and outcomes.The Annals of thoracic surgery, , 86 (2 ) ,576-81; discussion 5 More Information

Rossano, Joseph W; Grenier, Michelle A; Dreyer, William J; Kim, Jeffrey J; Price, Jack F; Jefferies, John L; Smith, E O'Brian; Clunie, Sarah K; Moulik, Mousumi; Decker, Jamie A; Breinholt, John P; Morales, David L S; McKenzie, E Dean; Towbin, Jeffrey A; Denfield, Susan W (2007. ) Effect of body mass index on outcome in pediatric heart transplant patients.The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation, , 26 (7 ) ,718-23 More Information

Morales, David L S; Dreyer, William J; Denfield, Susan W; Heinle, Jeffrey S; McKenzie, E Dean; Graves, Daniel E; Price, Jack F; Towbin, Jeffrey A; Frazier, O H; Cooley, Denton A; Fraser, Charles D (2007. ) Over two decades of pediatric heart transplantation: how has survival changed?.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , 133 (3 ) ,632-9 More Information

Morales, David L S; Scully, Peter T; Braud, Brandi E; Booth, Justin H; Graves, Daniel E; Heinle, Jeffrey S; McKenzie, E Dean; Fraser, Charles D (2006. ) Interrupted aortic arch repair: aortic arch advancement without a patch minimizes arch reinterventions.The Annals of thoracic surgery, , 82 (5 ) ,1577-83; discussion More Information

Morales, David L S; Braud, Brandi E; Gunter, Kathryn S; Carberry, Kathleen E; Arrington, Karol A; Heinle, Jeffrey S; McKenzie, E Dean; Fraser, Charles D (2006. ) Encouraging results for the Contegra conduit in the problematic right ventricle-to-pulmonary artery connection.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , 132 (3 ) ,665-71 More Information

Studer, Matthew A; Kennedy, Curtis E; Dreyer, William J; Price, Jack F; Moffett, Brady S; Teitel, Edward R; Carberry, Kathleen E; Morales, David L S; McKenzie, E Dean; Chang, Anthony C (2006. ) An alternative treatment strategy for pump thrombus in the DeBakey VAD Child: use of clopidogrel as a thrombolytic agent.The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation, , 25 (7 ) ,857-61 More Information

Fraser, Charles D; Carberry, Kathleen E; Owens, W Richard; Arrington, Karol A; Morales, David L S; Heinle, Jeffery S; McKenzie, E Dean (2006. ) Preliminary experience with the MicroMed DeBakey pediatric ventricular assist device.Seminars in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. Pediatric cardiac surgery annual, , 109-14 More Information

Dibardino, Daniel J; Heinle, Jeffrey S; Andropoulos, Dean A; Kerr, Caroline D; Morales, David L S; Fraser, Charles D (2005. ) Aortic atresia and type B interrupted aortic arch: diagnosis by physiologic cerebral monitoring.The Annals of thoracic surgery, , 79 (5 ) ,1758-60 More Information

Morales, David L S; Dibardino, Daniel J; McKenzie, E Dean; Heinle, Jeff S; Chang, Anthony C; Loebe, Matthias; Noon, George P; Debakey, Michael E; Fraser, Charles D (2005. ) Lessons learned from the first application of the DeBakey VAD Child: an intracorporeal ventricular assist device for children.The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation, , 24 (3 ) ,331-7 More Information

Contact Information

Academic - Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Department of Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45229
Phone: 513-803-9150
david.morales@cchmc.org