William Hellenbrand

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Education

B.S. Brooklyn College, City University of New York, 9/1962-6/1966, Cum Laude

M.D. Downstate Medical Center, State University of New York, 9/1966-6/1970, Summa Cum Laude

Career/Academic Appointments

7/1970-6/1971 Intern, Department of Pediatrics, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT

7/1971-6/1972 Resident, Department of Pediatrics, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT

7/1972-6/1973 Fellow, Pediatric Cardiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

7/1973-6/1974 Assistant Chief, Pediatric Cardiology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC

7/1974-6/1975 Chief, Pediatric Cardiology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC

7/1975-6/1976 Fellow/Instructor, Pediatric Cardiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT.

7/1976-6/1981 Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

7/1981-6/1990 Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

7/1985-6/1990 Associate Professor of Diagnostic Imaging, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

7/1991-8/1999 Professor of Pediatrics and Diagnostic Imaging, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT.

9/1999-8/2011 Professor of Clinical Pediatrics - Columbia University School of Medicine, New York, NY

9/2011-present Professor of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine

Administrative Positions

7/1976-8/1999 Director, Pediatric Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT

7/1978-8/1999 Clinical Director, Pediatric Cardiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

7/1995-8/1999 Medical Director - Yale Pediatric Subspecialty Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

9/1999-2/2008 Director of Invasive Cardiology - Children's Hospital of New York- Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY

7/2007-6/2011 Director of Pediatric Cardiology - Columbia University School of Medicine, New York, NY

9/2011-present Director, Pediatric Cardiology - Yale University School of Medicine

Board Certification

American Board of Pediatrics, July l975

Sub-Board of Pediatric Cardiology, November l977

Licensure: New York, Connecticut, New Jersey

Honors

Alpha Omega Alpha

American Heart Association - Citation for International Service (Visiting Teacher, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, September l980)

Faculty Teaching Award, Department of Pediatrics, l983-l984

Societies

American College of Cardiology

American Heart Association

Council for Cardiovascular Disease in the Young

American Academy of Pediatrics

National Committee Valvuloplasty and Angioplasty of Congenital Anomalies Registry:Committee member, l985 - present

National Executive Committee Board member, l988 - 1994

APS - 2007

Invited Lectures

American Heart Association, State of the Art - Transcatheter Closure of Congenital Cardiac Defects, Washington, D.C., November,l988

American College of Cardiology, Mini-Course - Interactions Between Surgical and Interventional Catheter Strategies in Pediatric Patients with stenotic lesions. Anaheim, California, March, 1989

American College of Cardiology, The Heart House - Current Techniques in Pediatric Interventional Cardiac Catheterization -

May 3-5, l990

American Heart Association - Moderator in How To Session; How To Close Left-To-Right Shunts by Catheter Intervention Technique - November, l990

North American Society for Cardiac Imaging - Pediatric Interventions, February 23, l991

American College of Cardiology - Mini-Course - Catheter Techniques for Closing Atrial Septal Defects, March, l991

The Cook County Graduate School of Medicine - Specialty Review in Pediatric Cardiology - Hemodynamics in Congenital Heart Disease and Interventional Pediatric Cardiac Catheterization, May 29 - June 1, l991

Visiting Professorships

Visiting Professor - Seoul National University,Seoul,Korea - 9/1-10/1,l980

Visiting Consultant, University of Michigan, August, l987

Albert R. Winner Visiting Professorship, University of Maryland Medical School, Baltimore, Maryland - October 25 - 27, l988

University of California, San Diego, l986 and l987, 1990

Visiting Professor - Taiwan National Hospital - 1994, 1996

Visiting Professor - South African Cardiology Society - 1996

Visiting Professor - Johns Hopkins 2007

Visiting Professor - Vanderbilt - 2009

Visiting Professor - MUSC - 2012

Publications Since 1979

  1. Gewitz MH, Werner JC, Kleinman CS, Hellenbrand WE and Talner NS: Role of echocardiography in aortic stenosis. Pre-and postoperative studies. Am J Cardiol 43:67-73, l979.
  2. Hellenbrand WE, Berman MA, Fineman RM and Talner NS: Mitral valve atresia. In: Birth Defects Compendium, 2nd edition, D Bergsma editor, Alan R. Liss, Inc., New York l979, p. 716-7l7.
  3. Hellenbrand WE, Berman MA and Talner NS: Mitral valve insufficiency. In: Birth Defects Compendium, 2nd edition, D Bergsma editor, Alan R. Liss, Inc., New York, l979, p. 718-719.
  4. Hellenbrand WE, Berman MA and Talner NS: Mitral valve stenosis. In: Birth Defects Compendium, 2nd edition, D Bergsma editor, Alan R. Liss, Inc., New York, l979, p. 721-722.
  5. Hellenbrand WE, Berman MA and Talner NS: Tricuspid valve insufficiency. In: Birth Defects Compendium, 2nd edition, D Bergsma editor, Alan R. Liss, Inc., New York, l979, p. 1046.
  6. Hellenbrand WE, Berman MA and Talner NS: Tricuspid valve stenosis. In: Birth Defects Compendium, 2nd edition, D Bergsma editor, Alan R. Liss, Inc., New York, l979, p. 1047.
  7. Fyler DC, Buckley LP, Hellenbrand WE, et al: Report of the New England Regional Infant Cardiac Program. Pediatrics 65, Suppl Part 2:375-461, l980.
  8. Reduto LA, Berger HJ, Johnstone DE, Hellenbrand WE, Wackers FW, Whittemore R, Cohen LS, Gottschalk A and Zaret BL: Radionuclide assessment of right and left ventricular exercise reserve after total correction of tetralogy of fallot. Am J Cardiol 45:1013-1018, l980.
  9. Laks H, Williams WG, Hellenbrand WE, Freedom RM, Talner NS, Rowe RD and Trusler GA: Results of Right Atrial to Right Ventricular and Right Atrial to Pulmonary Artery Conduits for Complex Congenital Heart disease. Ann Surg 192:382-389, l980.
  10. Fyler DC, Rothman KJ, Buckley LP, Cohn HE, Hellenbrand WE and Castaneda A: The determinants of five year survival of infants with critical congenital heart disease. In: Pediatric Cardiovascular Disease, MA Engle editor, F.A. Davis Company, Philadelphia, Cardiovasc Clin Vol 11, Chapter 23, l980, p. 393-405.
  11. Laks H, Hellenbrand WE, Stansel HC Jr, Kleinman CS, Lister G and Talner NS: Repair of complex congenital cardiac defects with the valved conduit. Surg Clin North Am 60:1225-1237, l980.
  12. Laks H, Hellenbrand WE, Stansel HC Jr, Kleinman CS, Lister G and Talner NS: Repair of complex congenital cardiac defects with the valved conduit. Conn Med 44:362-365, l980.
  13. Laks H, Hellenbrand WE, Kleinman C and Talner NS: Left atrial-left ventricular conduit for relief of congenital mitral stenosis in infancy. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 80:782-787, l980.
  14. Laks H, Hellenbrand WE, Kleinman CS, Stansel HC Jr, and Talner NS: Patch reconstruction of the right ventricular outflow tract with pulmonary valve insertion. Circulation 64, Supplement II:154-161, l981.
  15. Lister G, Hellenbrand WE, Kleinman CS and Talner NS: Physiologic effects of increasing hemoglobin concentration in left-to-right shunting in infants with ventricular septal defects. N Engl J Med 306:502-506, l982.
  16. Talner NS, Hellenbrand WE, Kleinman CS, Markowitz R: The Functional and Structural Diagnosis of Congenital Heart Disease. In: Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, WWL Glenn, editor, Appleton-Century-Crofts, Norwalk, CT, p. 597-625, l983.
  17. Buckwalter J, Sasaki C, Kopf G, Hellenbrand W, Kleinman C, Markowitz R: Aortic wheeze: Intermittent tracheal obstruction caused by a rare aortic arch anomaly. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 92:383-386, l983.
  18. Glenn WWL, Hellenbrand WE et al: Superior vena cava-right pulmonary artery anastomosis: present status. In: Obstructive Lesions of the Right Heart, BL Tucker, editor, University Park Press, Baltimore MD, p. 121-134, l984.
  19. Markowitz RI, Kleinman CS, Hellenbrand WE, Kopf G, Ment LR: Communicating Hydrocephalus Secondary to Superior Vena Caval Obstruction. AJDC 138:638-641, July l984.
  20. Stansel, HC Jr, Hellenbrand WE, Laks H: A new operation for aortic stenosis in the young: Total left ventricular output through an apical-abdominal aortic shunt. The J Cardiovasc Surg 25:4,370-375, l984.
  21. Laks H, Milliken JC, Perloff JK, Hellenbrand WE, George BL, Chin A, Di Sessa TG, Williams RG: Experience with the Fontan Procedure. J Thor and Cardiov Surg 88:6, 939-951,December l984.
  22. Milliken JC, Laks H, Hellenbrand W, George B, Chin A and Williams RG: Early and late results in the treatment of patients with pulmonary atresia and intact ventricular septum. Circulation 72:3, pp II-61/II-69, l985.
  23. Markowitz RI, Fahey JT, Hellenbrand WE, Kopf GS, Rothstein P. Bronchial Compression by a patent ductus arteriosus associated with pulmonary atresia. Amer J Roent 144:535-540, l985.
  24. Cohn Herbert E, Freed Michael D, Hellenbrand William E, Fyler Donald C: Complications and Mortality Associated with Cardiac Catheterization in Infants under One Year: a Prospective Study. Pediatric Cardiology, Vol. 6, No. 3, l985.
  25. Brown J, Geer M, Covitz W, Hellenbrand W, Leff S, Talner N, Robinson L: Electrocardiographic Responses to Exercise in Sickle Cell Anemia. In: Pediatric Cardiology, Doyle EF, Engle MA, Gersony WM, Rashkind WJ, Talner NS, Springer-Verlag, New York, Berlin, Heidelberg, Tokyo, p. 1111-1116, l986.
  26. Hellenbrand WE: Exercise and Metabolic Abnormalities in Patients with Sickle Cell Disease. In: Pediatric Cardiology, Doyle EF, Engle MA, Gersony WM, Rashkind WJ, Talner NS, Springer-Verlag, New York, Berlin, Heidelberg, Tokyo, p. 1117-1120, l986.
  27. Glenn WWL, Hellenbrand WE, Henisz A, Laks H, Kopf G, Stansel Jr HC, Talner NS: Superior Vena Cava-Pulmonary Artery Anastomosis in the Treatment of Cyanotic Heart Disease. In: Pediatric Cardiology, Doyle EF, Engle MA, Gersony WM, Rashkind WJ, Talner NS, Springer-Verlag, New York, Berlin, Heidelberg, Tokyo, p. 1298-1302, l986.
  28. Sahn DJ, Gerber KH, Simon A, Swensson RE, Valdes-Cruz LM, Hellenbrand WE, Sherman F, Chung KJ. Improved Diagnostic Information from Digital Angiography Performed Simultaneously with Cineangiography in Pediatric Patients. In: Pediatric Cardiology, Doyle EF, Engle MA, Gersony WM, Rashkind WJ, Talner NS, Springer-Verlag, New York, Berlin, Heidelberg, Tokyo, p. 307-311, l986.
  29. Kopf GS, Hellenbrand WE, Kleinman CS, Lister G, Talner NS and Laks H: Repair of Aortic Coarctation in the First Three Months of Life: Immediate and Long-Term Results. Ann Thorac Surg 41:425-430, April l986.
  30. Kopf GS, Geha AS, Hellenbrand WE and Kleinman CS: Fate of left-sided cardiac bioprosthesis valves in children. Arch Surg 121:488-490, April l986.
  31. Rashkind WJ, Mullins CE, Hellenbrand WE, Tait MA: Nonsurgical closure of patent ductus arteriosus: clinical application of the Rashkind PDA Occluder System. Circ 75, No. 3:583-592, l987.
  32. Ross-Ascuitto Nancy T, Ascuitto Robert J, Kopf Gary S, Laks Hillel, Kleinman Charles S, Hellenbrand William E, Talner Norman S: Discrete Subaortic Obstruction in a patient with corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries: Pediatr Cardiol 8:2, p. 147-149, l987.
  33. Ascuitto Robert J, Ross-Ascuitto Nancy T, Kopf Gary S, Fahey John, Kleinman Charles S, Hellenbrand William E, Talner Norman S: Persistent Left Superior Vena Cava Causing Subdivided Left Atrium: Diagnosis, Embryological Implications and Surgical Management. Ann Thorac Surg 44:546-549, Nov l987.
  34. Ascuitto Robert J, Ross-Ascuitto Nancy T, Markowitz Richard I, Kopf Gary S, Hellenbrand William E, Fahey John T, Kleinman Charles S: Aneurysms of the Right Ventricular Outflow Tract after Tetralogy of Fallot Repair: Role of Radiology. Radiology 1988; 167:115-119.
  35. Rowley, KM, Kopf GS, Hellenbrand WE, Kleinman CS, Downing SE: Atrioventricular canal with intact atrial septum. Am Heart J 115:4, P. 902-6 April l988.
  36. Weber HS, Kleinman CS, Hellenbrand WE, Kopf GS and Copel J: "Development of a Benign Intrapericardial Tumor between 20 and 40 Weeks of Gestation". Pedatr Cardiol 9:153-156, l988.
  37. Hellenbrand William E: Transcatheter Therapy for Congenital Heart Disease In: Cardiology Clinics, Editors: Michael W. Cleman, M.D. and Henry S. Cabin, M.D., W. B. Saunders, August, l988.
  38. Weber HS, Markowitz RI, Hellenbrand WE, Kleinman CS: Pulmonary Venous Collaterals Secondary to Superior Vena Cava Stenosis: A Rare Cause of Right-to-Left Shunting Following Repair of a Sinus Venosus Atrial Septal Defect. Pediatr Cardiol10:49-51, 1989.
  39. Hellenbrand WE, Mullins C: "Catheter closure of Congenital Cardiac Defects"
  40. In: Cardiology Clinics Vol. 7, No. 2, Page 351-368, May 1989. Eds: Talner NS, Friedman WF, W.B. Saunders.
  41. Weber HS, Hellenbrand WE, Kleinman CS, Perlmutter RA, Rosenfeld LE: Predictors of Rhythm Disturbances and Subsequent Morbidity After the Fontan Operation. The American J of C: 762-767, l989.
  42. Graham SM, Seashore JH, Markowitz RI, Hellenbrand WE: Congenital Umbilical Arteriovenous Malformation: A Rare Cause of Congestive Heart Failure in the Newborn. J Ped Surg, Vol 24, No 11 (November) 1144-1145, 1989.
  43. Hellenbrand WE, Kan J: Balloon Angioplasty for Aortic Recoarctation: Results in The Valvuloplasty and Angioplasty of Congenital Anomalies Registry:The Amer J of Cardiology; 65:793-797, March 15, l990.
  44. Kopf Gary S, Laks Hillel, Stansel Horace C, Hellenbrand William E, Kleinman Charles S, Talner Norman S: Thirty-Year follow-up of superior vena cava-pulmonary artery (Glenn) shunts. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1990;100:662-71.
  45. Hellenbrand WE, Fahey JT, McGowan FX, Weltin GG, Kleinman CS: Transesophageal echocardiographic guidance of transcatheter closure of interatrial septal defects. Am J Cardiol l990;66:207-213.
  46. Hellenbrand WE, Fahey JF: "Transcatheter Closure of Abnormal Shunt Pathways" In: Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty and Related Techniques. Eds: Bashore TM, Davidson,Williams and Wilkins. , l991, Page 295-320.
  47. Hellenbrand William E: Interventional Cardiac Catheterization. Current Opinion in Cardiology 1991, 6:110-118.
  48. Hijazi Ziyad M, Fahey John T, Kleinman Charles S, Hellenbrand William E: Balloon Angioplasty for Recurrent Coarctation of the Aorta: Immediate and Long term Results. Circulation 1991; 84:1150-1156.
  49. Anomalous Left Coronary Artery from the Main Pulmonary Trunk: Physiologic and Clinical Importance of Its Association with Persistent Ductus Arteriosus: Rodrigo A. Nehgme, Michael L. Dewar, William A. Lutin, Norman S. Talner and William E. Hellenbrand. Pediatric Cardiology 13:97-99, l992.
  50. Hijazi Ziyad M, Hellenbrand William E: The Right Ventricle in Congenital Heart Disease. Cardiology Clinics: 10:1:91-110, February 1992.
  51. Kopf Gary S, Kleinman Charles S, Hijazi Ziyad M, Fahey John T, Dewar Michael L, and Hellenbrand William E: Fenestated Fontan operation with Delayed Transcatheter Closure of Atrial Septal Defect; Improved Results in High Risk Patients: J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg: 1992, 103: 1039-1048.
  52. Ziad M. Hijazi, John T Fahey, Charles S. Kleinman, Gary S. Kopf, William E. Hellenbrand: Hemodynamic Evaluation Before and After Closure of Fenestrated Fontan: An Acute Study of Changes in Oxygen Delivery: Circulation 1992;86:196-202.
  53. Bridges Nancy D, Hellenbrand William, Latson Larry, Filiano James, Newburger Jane W, Lock James E: Transcatheter Closure of a Patent Foramen Ovale After Presumed Paradoxical Embolism. Circulation 1992;86:1902-1908.
  54. Dewar ML, Kleinman CS, Hellenbrand WE, Fahey JT, Talner NS, Bruckener M, Kopf GS: Neonatal correction of transposition of the Great Arteries: The Connecticut Experience. Connecticut Medicine 56 (12);671-4, 1992 Dec.
  55. Thomas P. Doyle and William E. Hellenbrand: The Role of Cardiac Catheterization in the Evaluation and Treatment of Neonates With Congenital Heart Disease. Seminars in Perinatology; Vol 17, No. 2 (April), 1993: pp 122-134.
  56. Doyle Thomas P, Hellenbrand William E: Aortic Obstructions in Infants and Children. Progress in Pediatric Cardiology.3:2, pg. 79, May 1994.
  57. Doyle Thomas P, Hellenbrand WE: Percutaneous Coil Closure of the Patent Ductus Arteriosus: ACC Current Journal Review, Vol. 3, No. 5, Pg 47-49, September, October, l994.
  58. Tong Alan D, Rothman Abraham, Shiota Takahiro, Rice Mary, Hellenbrand William, Sahn David J: Interventional Cardiac Catheterization under Transesophageal Echocardiographic Guidance. Am Heart J 1995;129:827-31.
  59. Shuping Ge, Takahiro Shiota, Rice Mary J, Hellenbrand William E, Sahn David J: Transesophageal Ultrasound Imaging During Stent Implantation to Relieve Superior Vena Cava-to-Intraatrial Baffle Obstruction After Mustard Repair of Transposition of the Great Arteries. Circulation 1995;91:2679-2680.
  60. Covitz Wesley, Espeland Mark, Gallagher Dianne, Hellenbrand William, Leff Sanford and Talner Norman: The Heart in Sickle Cell Anemia: The Cooperative Study of Sickle Cell Disease (CSSCD). Chest, l995;108:1214-19.
  61. Rosenthal David N, Friedman Alan H, Kleinman Charles S, Kopf Gary S, Rosenfeld Lynda E, Hellenbrand William E: Thromboembolic Complications After Fontan operations.Circulation. 1995;92(suppl II):II-287-II-293).
  62. Rosenthal David N, Bulbul Ziad R, Friedman Alan H, Hellenbrand William E, Kleinman Charles: Thrombosis of the Pulmonary Artery Stump After Distal Ligation. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 1995; Nov;110: (5):1563-5.
  63. Bulbul Ziad, Bruckheimer Elchanan, Love Jon, Fahey John, Hellenbrand: Implantation of Balloon-expandable stents for Coarctation of the Aorta. Implantation Data and Short-term Results. Catheterization & Cardiovasc. Diagnosis 39:36-42 (1996).
  64. Bruckheimer E, Bulbul ZR, Hellenbrand WE, Kleinman CS, Kopf GS: Takedown of Glenn shunts in adult congenital heart disease with polytetrafluoroethylene grafts: long- term follow-up. J. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 1997;113: 607-8.
  65. Bulbul ZR, Fahey JT, Doyle TP, Hijazi ZM and Hellenbrand WE: Transcatheter Closure of the Patent Ductus Arteriosus: A Comparative Study Between Occluding Coils and the Rashkind Umbrella Device. Cath and Cardiovas Diagnosis 39:355-363 (1996).
  66. Maheshwari S, Bruckheimer E, Nehgme RA, Fahey JT, Kholwadwala D, Hellenbrand WE: Single Coronary Artery Complicating Stent Implantation for Homograft Stenosis in Tetralogy of Fallot.. 42:405-407, 1997. Cathet.Cardiovasc Diagn
  67. Bruckheimer Elchanan, Bulbul Ziad, McCarthy Paul, Madri J, Friedman Alan, Hellenbrand William E: Kawasaki Disease: Coronary Artery Aneurysms in Mother and Son. Circulation 97(4) :410-411 1998 Feb 3
  68. SS Shah, WE Hellenbrand, PG Gallagher: Atrial Flutter Complicating Neonatal Coxsackie B2 Myocarditis. Pediatr Cardiol 19:185-186, 1998.
  69. Bruckheimer E, Bulbul ZR, Love JC, Kleinman CS, Hellenbrand WE: Aortic stenosis and patent ductus arteriosus: Pressure gradients pre and post transcatheter ductal occlusion. Pediatr Cardiol 1998.
  70. Maheshwari Sunita, Bruckheimer Elchanan, Fahey John T, Hellenbrand William E: Balloon Angioplasty For Aortic Recoarctation In Infants: The Risk of Restenosis And Long Term Follow-up. JACC, 1/1/2000
  71. Hellenbrand, William E, Gersony, Welton M: Secundum Atrial Septal Defects. The AHA Clinical Cardiac Consult, 230-231, 2001
  72. Hamdan MA, Maheshwari S, Fahey JT, Hellenbrand WE: Endovascular stents for coarctation of the aorta: Initial results and intermediate-term follow-up. JACC, 11/1/2001
  73. Pass RH, Hellenbrand WE: Catheter Intervention for critical aortic stenosis. Catheterization & Cardiovascular Interventions 2002 Jan 55(1) 88-92
  74. Pass RH, Hsu DT, Garabedian CP, Schiller MS, Jayakumar KA, Hellenbrand WE: Endovascular stent implantation in the pulmonmary arteries of infants and children without the use of a vascular sheath. . Catheterization & Cardiovascular Interventions 2002 Apr 55(4) 505-9
  75. Jayakumar A, Hsu DT, Hellenbrand WE, Pass RH. Endovascular stent placement for venous obstruction after cardiac transplantation. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, 2002 Jul: 56(3) 383-6
  76. Garabedian CP, Mosca RS, Hellenbrand WE: Coronary artery fistula embolization in an infant with pulmonary atresia intact ventricular septum. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, 2002 Nov 57(3) 371-3
  77. Hong TE, Hellenbrand WE, Hijazi ZM: Transcatheter closure of patent ductus arteriosus in adults using the Amplatzer ductal occluder: initial results and followup Indian Heart Journal 2002 Jul-Aug 54 (4) 384-9
  78. Forbes TJ, Rodriguez-Cruz E, Amin Z, Benson LN, Fagan TE, Hellenbrand WE,
  79. Latson LA, Moore P, Mullins CE, Vincent JA. The Genesis stent: A new low-profile stent for use in infants, children, and adults with congenital heart disease.
  80. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2003 Jul;59(3):406-14.
  81. Kanter JP, Hellenbrand WE, Pass RH:Transcatheter closure of a very large patent ductus arteriosus in a pregnant woman at 22 weeks of gestation. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, 2004 Jan 61(1) 140-3
  82. Knauth AL, Lock JE, Perry SB, McElhinney DB, Gauvreau K, Landzberg MJ, Rome JJ, Hellenbrand WE, Ruiz CE, Jenkins KJ: Transcatheter closure of congenital and Postoperative residual ventricular septal defects, Circulation, 2004 Aug 3;110(5):501-7.
  83. Pass RH, Hijazi Z, Hsu DT, Lewis V, Hellenbrand WE; Multicenter USA Amplatzer patent ductus occlusion trial: initial and one year results; Journal of the American College of Cardiology; 2004 Aug 4;44(3);513-9
  84. Amin Z, Hijazi ZM, Bass JL, Cheatham JP, Hellenbrand WE, Kleinman CS. Erosion of Amplatzer septal occluder device after closure of secundum atrial septal defects: review of registry of complications and recommendations to minimize future risk. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2004 Dec;63(4):496-502.
  85. Chen JM, Glickstein JS, Davies RR, Mercando ML, Hellenbrand WE, Mosca RS, Quaegebeur JM. The effect of repair technique on postoperative right-sided obstruction in patients with truncus arteriosus. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2005 Mar;129(3):559-68.
  86. Kanter JP, Hellenbrand WE. Recent advances in non-interventional pediatric cardiac catheterization. Curr Opin Cardiol. 2005 Mar;20(2):75-9.
  87. Torres, AJ, Hellenbrand, WE, Pass RH
  88. "Taking in the waist": adjusting the size of a stented fontan fenestration.
  89. J Interv Cardiol. 2005 Apr;18(2):119-24.
  90. Beekman RH 3rd, Hellenbrand WE, Lloyd TR, Lock JE, Mullins CE, Rome JJ, Teitel DF; Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions; American College of Cardiology Foundation; American Heart Association; American College of Physicians Task Force on Clinical Competence (ACC/AHA/AAP Writing Committee to Develop Training Recommendations for Pediatric CardiologyACCF/AHA/AAP recommendations for training in pediatric cardiology. Task force 3: training guidelines for pediatric cardiac catheterization and interventional cardiology endorsed by the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2005 Oct 4;46(7):1388-90.
  91. Graham TP Jr, Beekman RH 3rd, Allen HD, Bricker JT, Freed MD, Hurwitz RA, McQuinn TC, Schieken RM, Strong WB, Zahka KG, Sanders SP, Colan SD, Cordes TM, Donofrio MT, Ensing GJ, Geva T, Kimball TR, Sahn DJ, Silverman NH, Sklansky MS, Weinberg PM, Hellenbrand WE, Lloyd TR, Lock JE, Mullins CE, Romes JJ, Teitel DF, Vetter VL, Silka MJ, Van Hare GF, Walsh EP, Kulik T, Giglia TM, Kocis KC, Mahoney LT, Schwartz SM, Wernovsky G, Wessel DL, Murphy D Jr, Foster E, Benson DW Jr, Baldwin HS, Hirshfeld JW Jr, Kugler JD, Moskowitz WB, Creager MA, Lorell BH, Merli G, Rodgers GP, Rutherford JD, Tracy CM, Weitz HH; American College of Cardiology Foundation; American Heart Association; American College of Physicians Task Force on Clinical Competence; Writing Committee to Develop Training Recommendations for Pediatric Cardiology
  92. ACCF/AHA/AAP recommendations for training in pediatric cardiology. A report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association/American College of Physicians Task Force on Clinical Competence (ACC/AHA/AAP Writing Committee to Develop Training Recommendations for Pediatric Cardiology). Circulation. 2005 Oct 18;112(16):2555-80
  93. Allen HD, Bricker JT, Freed MD, Hurwitz RA, McQuinn TC, Schieken RM, Strong WB, Zahka KG, Sanders SP, Colan SD, Cordes TM, Donofrio MT, Ensing GJ, Geva T, Kimball TR, Sahn DJ, Silverman NH, Sklansky MS, Weinberg PM, Beekman RH 3rd, Hellenbrand WE, Lloyd TR, Lock JE, Mullins CE, Rome JJ, Teitel DF, Vetter VL, Silka MJ, Van Hare GF, Walsh EP, Kulik T, Giglia TM, Kocis KC, Mahoney LT, Schwartz SM, Wernovsky G, Wessel DL, Murphy DJ Jr, Foster E, Benson DW Jr, Baldwin HS, Mahoney LT, McQuinn TC; American College of Cardiology Foundation; American Heart Association; American Academy of Pediatrics. ACC/AHA/AAP recommendations for training in pediatric cardiology.Pediatrics. 2005 Dec;116(6):1574-96.
  94. Hill SL, Hijazi ZM, Hellenbrand WE, Cheatham JP
  95. Evaluation of the AMPLATZER vascular plug for embolization of peripheral vascular malformations associated with congenital heart disease.
  96. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2006 Jan;6(1):113-9.
  97. Fu YC, Bass J, Amin Z, Radtke W, Cheatham JP, Hellenbrand WE, Balzer D, Cao QL, Hijazi ZM Transcatheter closure of perimembranous ventricular septal defects using the new Amplatzer membranous VSD occluder: results of the U.S. phase I trial.
  98. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2006 Jan 17;47(2):319-25.
  99. Hill SL, Hijazi ZM, Hellenbrand WE, Cheatham JP. Evaluation of the AMPLATZER vascular plug for embolization of peripheral vascular malformations associated with congenital heart disease. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2006 Jan;6(1):113-9.
  100. Chen JM, Glickstein JS, Margossian R, Mercando ML, Hellenbrand WE, Mosca RS, Quaegebeur JM. Superior Outcomes fir repair in infants and neonates with Tetralogy of Fallot with absent pulmonary valve syndrome. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2006 Nov;132(5):1099-1104
  101. Williams IA, Gersony WM, Hellenbrand WE Anomalous right coronary artery arising from the pulmonary artery: a report of seven cases and a review of the literature. Am Heart J. 2006 Nov;152(5):1004.e9-17
  102. Golden AB, Hellenbrand WE. Coarctation of the aorta:Stenting in children and adults. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2006 Dec 26
  103. Hirata Y, Chen JM, Quaegebeur JM, Hellenbrand WE, Mosca RS. Pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum: limitations of catheter-based intervention. Ann Thorac Surg. 2007 Aug; 84 (2):574-9; discussion 579-80
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