David Morales

David Morales

Professor of Surgery, Chief of Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery

Childrens Hospital Bldg R

COM Surgery Pediatric Cardiothoracic - 0054

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Department of Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery
Cincinnati, Ohio 45229

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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