James Tweddell

James Tweddell , MD

Professor of Clinical-Affiliate

Surgical Director of Heart Institute at CCHMC

Department of Pediatric Surgery
Cincinnati Childrens Hospital
3333 Burnet Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio 45229
Phone 513-803-8824
Email james.tweddell@cchmc.org

Research and Practice Interests

Congenital heart surgery in neonates, infants, children, teenagers and adults; heart transplantation and mechanical circulatory support.

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Brothers, Julie A; Frommelt, Michele A; Jaquiss, Robert D B; Myerburg, Robert J; Fraser, Charles D; Tweddell, James S (2017. ) Expert consensus guidelines: Anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , 153 (6 ) ,1440-1457 More Information

Hoffman, George M; Ghanayem, Nancy S; Scott, John P; Tweddell, James S; Mitchell, Michael E; Mussatto, Kathleen A (2017. ) Postoperative Cerebral and Somatic Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Saturations and Outcome in Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome.The Annals of thoracic surgery, , 103 (5 ) ,1527-1535 More Information

Tweddell, James S; Jacobs, Jeffrey P; Austin, Erle H (2017. ) Are there negative consequences of public reporting? The hype and the reality.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , 153 (4 ) ,908-911 More Information

Zafar, Farhan; Rizwan, Raheel; Lorts, Angela; Bryant, Roosevelt; Tweddell, James S; Chin, Clifford; Morales, David L (2017. ) Implications and outcomes of cardiac grafts refused by pediatric centers but transplanted by adult centers.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , More Information

Zafar, Farhan; Jaquiss, Robert D; Almond, Christopher S; Lorts, Angela; Chin, Clifford; Rizwan, Raheel; Bryant, Roosevelt; Tweddell, James S; Morales, David L S (2017. ) Pediatric Heart Donor Assessment Tool (PH-DAT): A novel donor risk scoring system to predict 1-year mortality in pediatric heart transplantation.The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation, , More Information

Jacobs, Jeffrey P; Mayer, John E; Mavroudis, Constantine; O'Brien, Sean M; Austin, Erle H; Pasquali, Sara K; Hill, Kevin D; Overman, David M; St Louis, James D; Karamlou, Tara; Pizarro, Christian; Hirsch-Romano, Jennifer C; McDonald, Donna; Han, Jane M; Becker, Susan; Tchervenkov, Christo I; Lacour-Gayet, Francois; Backer, Carl L; Fraser, Charles D; Tweddell, James S; Elliott, Martin J; Walters, Hal; Jonas, Richard A; Prager, Richard L; Shahian, David M; Jacobs, Marshall L (2017. ) The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Congenital Heart Surgery Database: 2017 Update on Outcomes and Quality.The Annals of thoracic surgery, , 103 (3 ) ,699-709 More Information

Tweddell, James S (2017. ) What do we really know about the management of patients with congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries?.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , More Information

Morales, David L S; Khan, Muhammad S; Turek, Joseph W; Biniwale, Reshma; Tchervenkov, Christo I; Rush, Michele; Jacobs, Jeffrey P; Tweddell, James S; Jacobs, Marshall L (2017. ) Report of the 2015 Society of Thoracic Surgeons Congenital Heart Surgery Practice Survey.The Annals of thoracic surgery, , 103 (2 ) ,622-628 More Information

Tweddell, James S (2017. ) Congenital Heart Surgery Subspecialty Certification: How Is It Working? The American Board of Thoracic Surgery Perspective.Seminars in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. Pediatric cardiac surgery annual, , 20 ,67-69 More Information

Tweddell, James S (2016. ) Why doesn't the flow study work better for pulmonary atresia, ventricular septal defect, and major aortopulmonary collaterals?.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , 152 (6 ) ,1504-1505 More Information

Tomita-Mitchell, Aoy; Stamm, Karl D; Mahnke, Donna K; Kim, Min-Su; Hidestrand, Pip M; Liang, Huan Ling; Goetsch, Mary A; Hidestrand, Mats; Simpson, Pippa; Pelech, Andrew N; Tweddell, James S; Benson, D Woodrow; Lough, John W; Mitchell, Michael E (2016. ) Impact of MYH6 variants in hypoplastic left heart syndrome.Physiological genomics, , 48 (12 ) ,912-921 More Information

Tweddell, James S (2016. ) Historical perspectives of The American Association for Thoracic Surgery: Thomas L. Spray.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , 152 (4 ) ,945-9 More Information

Tabbutt, Sarah; Tweddell, James S; Ghanayem, Nancy (2016. ) Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome and Other Shunt-Dependent Single Ventricles.Pediatric critical care medicine : a journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies, , 17 (8 Suppl 1 ) ,S318-22 More Information

Maher, Kevin O; Tweddell, James S (2016. ) Aortic and Mitral Valve Disease and Left Ventricular Dysfunction in Children.Pediatric critical care medicine : a journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies, , 17 (8 Suppl 1 ) ,S131-9 More Information

Jacobs, Jeffrey P; Mayer, John E; Mavroudis, Constantine; O'Brien, Sean M; Austin, Erle H; Pasquali, Sara K; Hill, Kevin D; He, Xia; Overman, David M; St Louis, James D; Karamlou, Tara; Pizarro, Christian; Hirsch-Romano, Jennifer C; McDonald, Donna; Han, Jane M; Dokholyan, Rachel S; Tchervenkov, Christo I; Lacour-Gayet, Francois; Backer, Carl L; Fraser, Charles D; Tweddell, James S; Elliott, Martin J; Walters, Hal; Jonas, Richard A; Prager, Richard L; Shahian, David M; Jacobs, Marshall L (2016. ) The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Congenital Heart Surgery Database: 2016 Update on Outcomes and Quality.The Annals of thoracic surgery, , 101 (3 ) ,850-62 More Information

Powell, Adam W; Hanke, Samuel; Tweddell, James S; Madsen, Nicolas (2016. ) A 14-Year-Old Boy with Unusual Presentation of Respiratory Distress.Case reports in pediatrics, , 2016 ,7313942 More Information

Tweddell, James S (2016. ) Advances in neonatal cardiac surgery: recent advances, the low-hanging fruit, what is on the horizon and the next moonshot.Current opinion in cardiology, , 31 (1 ) ,109-16 More Information

Tweddell, James S (2015. ) Where do we go now?.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , 150 (6 ) ,1453-4 More Information

Tweddell, James S (2015. ) Are stem cells the next frontier for hypoplastic left heart syndrome? What are the promise, the reality, and the future?.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , 150 (5 ) ,1023-5 More Information

Tweddell, James S (2015. ) Atrial-Level Switch Operation: Lessons Old and New.Circulation, , 132 (8 ) ,619-20 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

Aiyagari, Ranjit; Rhodes, John F; Shrader, Peter; Radtke, Wolfgang A; Bandisode, Varsha M; Bergersen, Lisa; Gillespie, Matthew J; Gray, Robert G; Guey, Lin T; Hill, Kevin D; Hirsch, Russel; Kim, Dennis W; Lee, Kyong-Jin; Pelech, Andrew N; Ringewald, Jeremy; Takao, Cheryl; Vincent, Julie A; Ohye, Richard G (2014. ) Impact of pre-stage II hemodynamics and pulmonary artery anatomy on 12-month outcomes in the Pediatric Heart Network Single Ventricle Reconstruction trial.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, , 148 (4 ) ,1467-74 More Information

Goldberg, Caren S; Lu, Minmin; Sleeper, Lynn A; Mahle, William T; Gaynor, J William; Williams, Ismee A; Mussatto, Kathleen A; Ohye, Richard G; Graham, Eric M; Frank, Deborah U; Jacobs, Jeffrey P; Krawczeski, Catherine; Lambert, Linda; Lewis, Alan; Pemberton, Victoria L; Sananes, Renee; Sood, Erica; Wechsler, Stephanie B; Bellinger, David C; Newburger, Jane W (2014. ) Factors associated with neurodevelopment for children with single ventricle lesions.The Journal of pediatrics, , 165 (3 ) ,490-496.e8 More Information

Villafañe, Juan; Lantin-Hermoso, M Regina; Bhatt, Ami B; Tweddell, James S; Geva, Tal; Nathan, Meena; Elliott, Martin J; Vetter, Victoria L; Paridon, Stephen M; Kochilas, Lazaros; Jenkins, Kathy J; Beekman, Robert H; Wernovsky, Gil; Towbin, Jeffrey A (2014. ) D-transposition of the great arteries: the current era of the arterial switch operation.Journal of the American College of Cardiology, , 64 (5 ) ,498-511 More Information

Castleberry, Chesney D; Gudausky, Todd M; Berger, Stuart; Tweddell, James S; Pelech, Andrew N (2014. ) Stenting of the right ventricular outflow tract in the high-risk infant with cyanotic teratology of Fallot.Pediatric cardiology, , 35 (3 ) ,423-30 More Information

Lambert, Linda M; Pike, Nancy A; Medoff-Cooper, Barbara; Zak, Victor; Pemberton, Victoria L; Young-Borkowski, Lisa; Clabby, Martha L; Nelson, Kathryn N; Ohye, Richard G; Trainor, Bethany; Uzark, Karen; Rudd, Nancy; Bannister, Louise; Korsin, Rosalind; Cooper, David S; Pizarro, Christian; Zyblewski, Sinai C; Bartle, Bronwyn H; Williams, Richard V (2014. ) Variation in feeding practices following the Norwood procedure.The Journal of pediatrics, , 164 (2 ) ,237-42.e1 More Information

Contact Information

Academic - Department of Pediatric Surgery
Cincinnati Childrens Hospital
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45229
Phone: 513-803-8824
james.tweddell@cchmc.org