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This is a "connection" page, showing publications co-authored by Luc Mertens and Andreea Dragulescu.

 
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5.990
 
  1. Dragulescu A, Friedberg MK, Grosse-Wortmann L, Redington A, Mertens L. Effect of chronic right ventricular volume overload on ventricular interaction in patients after tetralogy of Fallot repair. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2014 Aug; 27(8):896-902.
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    Score: 0.644
  2. Dragulescu A, Grosse-Wortmann L, Redington A, Friedberg MK, Mertens L. Differential effect of right ventricular dilatation on myocardial deformation in patients with atrial septal defects and patients after tetralogy of Fallot repair. Int J Cardiol. 2013 Sep 30; 168(2):803-10.
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    Score: 0.579
  3. Dragulescu A, Grosse-Wortmann L, Fackoury C, Riffle S, Waiss M, Jaeggi E, Yoo SJ, Friedberg MK, Mertens L. Echocardiographic assessment of right ventricular volumes after surgical repair of tetralogy of Fallot: clinical validation of a new echocardiographic method. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2011 Nov; 24(11):1191-8.
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    Score: 0.535
  4. Dragulescu A, Mertens LL. Developments in echocardiographic techniques for the evaluation of ventricular function in children. Arch Cardiovasc Dis. 2010 Nov-Dec; 103(11-12):603-14.
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    Score: 0.506
  5. Grattan M, Mertens L, Grosse-Wortmann L, Friedberg MK, Cifra B, Dragulescu A. Ventricular Torsion in Young Patients With Single-Ventricle Anatomy. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2018 12; 31(12):1288-1296.
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    Score: 0.219
  6. Cifra B, Morgan CT, Dragulescu A, Guerra VC, Slorach C, Friedberg MK, Manlhiot C, McCrindle BW, Dipchand AI, Mertens L. Right ventricular function during exercise in children after heart transplantation. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2018 06 01; 19(6):647-653.
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    Score: 0.213
  7. Nield LE, Dragulescu A, MacColl C, Manlhiot C, Brun H, McCrindle BW, Kuipers B, Caldarone CA, Miner SES, Mertens L. Coronary artery Doppler patterns are associated with clinical outcomes post-arterial switch operation for transposition of the great arteries. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2018 04 01; 19(4):461-468.
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    Score: 0.211
  8. Cifra B, Chen CK, Fan CS, Slorach C, Manlhiot C, McCrindle BW, Dragulescu A, Redington AN, Friedberg MK, Nathan PC, Mertens L. Dynamic Myocardial Response to Exercise in Childhood Cancer Survivors Treated with Anthracyclines. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2018 08; 31(8):933-942.
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    Score: 0.211
  9. Yim D, Mertens L, Morgan CT, Friedberg MK, Grosse-Wortmann L, Dragulescu A. Impact of surgical pulmonary valve replacement on ventricular mechanics in children with repaired tetralogy of Fallot. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 May; 33(5):711-720.
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    Score: 0.193
  10. Chowdhury SM, Goudar SP, Baker GH, Taylor CL, Shirali GS, Friedberg MK, Dragulescu A, Chessa KS, Mertens L. Speckle-Tracking Echocardiographic Measures of Right Ventricular Diastolic Function Correlate with Reference Standard Measures Before and After Preload Alteration in Children. Pediatr Cardiol. 2017 Jan; 38(1):27-35.
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    Score: 0.190
  11. Taylor K, Lorenzo A, Mertens L, Dragulescu A. Pilot study on the feasibility of limited focused real-time echocardiography during pediatric renal transplantation. Pediatr Transplant. 2016 Sep; 20(6):778-82.
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    Score: 0.185
  12. Dallaire F, Slorach C, Bradley T, Hui W, Sarkola T, Friedberg MK, Jaeggi E, Dragulescu A, Mahmud FH, Daneman D, Mertens L. Pediatric Reference Values and Z Score Equations for Left Ventricular Systolic Strain Measured by Two-Dimensional Speckle-Tracking Echocardiography. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2016 08; 29(8):786-793.e8.
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    Score: 0.185
  13. Cifra B, Mertens L, Mirkhani M, Slorach C, Hui W, Manlhiot C, Friedberg MK, Dragulescu A. Systolic and Diastolic Myocardial Response to Exercise in a Healthy Pediatric Cohort. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2016 07; 29(7):648-54.
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    Score: 0.183
  14. Grotenhuis HB, Ruijsink B, Chetan D, Dragulescu A, Friedberg MK, Kotani Y, Caldarone CA, Honjo O, Mertens LL. Impact of Norwood versus hybrid palliation on cardiac size and function in hypoplastic left heart syndrome. Heart. 2016 06 15; 102(12):966-74.
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    Score: 0.182
  15. Cifra B, Dragulescu A, Border WL, Mertens L. Stress echocardiography in paediatric cardiology. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2015 Oct; 16(10):1051-9.
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    Score: 0.174
  16. Dallaire F, Slorach C, Hui W, Sarkola T, Friedberg MK, Bradley TJ, Jaeggi E, Dragulescu A, Har RL, Cherney DZ, Mertens L. Reference values for pulse wave Doppler and tissue Doppler imaging in pediatric echocardiography. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2015 Feb; 8(2):e002167.
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    Score: 0.169
  17. Cifra B, Dragulescu A, Brun H, Slorach C, Friedberg MK, Manlhiot C, McCrindle BW, Dipchand A, Mertens L. Left ventricular myocardial response to exercise in children after heart transplant. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2014 Dec; 33(12):1241-7.
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    Score: 0.163
  18. Dragulescu A, Mertens L, Friedberg MK. Interpretation of left ventricular diastolic dysfunction in children with cardiomyopathy by echocardiography: problems and limitations. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013 Mar 01; 6(2):254-61.
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    Score: 0.147
  19. Senthilnathan S, Dragulescu A, Mertens L. Pulmonary Regurgitation after Tetralogy of Fallot Repair: A Diagnostic and Therapeutic Challenge. J Cardiovasc Echogr. 2013 Jan-Mar; 23(1):1-9.
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    Score: 0.146
  20. El-Khuffash AF, Jain A, Dragulescu A, McNamara PJ, Mertens L. Acute changes in myocardial systolic function in preterm infants undergoing patent ductus arteriosus ligation: a tissue Doppler and myocardial deformation study. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2012 Oct; 25(10):1058-67.
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    Score: 0.143
  21. Dragulescu A, Golding F, Van Arsdell G, Caldarone C, Mertens L, Al-Radi O, Lee KJ. The impact of additional epicardial imaging to transesophageal echocardiography on intraoperative detection of residual lesions in congenital heart surgery. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2012 Feb; 143(2):361-7.
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    Score: 0.132
  22. Hui W, Slorach C, Iori S, Dragulescu A, Mertens L, Friedberg MK. The right ventricular myocardial systolic-to-diastolic duration ratio in children after surgical repair of Tetralogy of Fallot. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2020 Jun 01; 128(6):1677-1683.
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    Score: 0.061
  23. Larios G, Yim D, Dragulescu A, Mertens L, Grosse-Wortmann L, Friedberg MK. Right ventricular function in patients with pulmonary regurgitation with versus without tetralogy of Fallot. Am Heart J. 2019 07; 213:8-17.
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    Score: 0.057
  24. Lumens J, Fan CS, Walmsley J, Yim D, Manlhiot C, Dragulescu A, Grosse-Wortmann L, Mertens L, Prinzen FW, Delhaas T, Friedberg MK. Relative Impact of Right Ventricular Electromechanical Dyssynchrony Versus Pulmonary Regurgitation on Right Ventricular Dysfunction and Exercise Intolerance in Patients After Repair of Tetralogy of Fallot. J Am Heart Assoc. 2019 01 22; 8(2):e010903.
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    Score: 0.056
  25. Lopez C, Mertens L, Dragulescu A, Landeck B, Younoszai A, Friedberg MK, Hunter K, Di Maria MV. Strain and Rotational Mechanics in Children With Single Left Ventricles After Fontan. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2018 12; 31(12):1297-1306.
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    Score: 0.055
  26. Driessen MMP, Meijboom FJ, Hui W, Dragulescu A, Mertens L, Friedberg MK. Regional right ventricular remodeling and function in children with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension vs those with pulmonary valve stenosis: Insights into mechanics of right ventricular dysfunction. Echocardiography. 2017 Jun; 34(6):888-897.
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    Score: 0.049
  27. Driessen MM, Hui W, Bijnens BH, Dragulescu A, Mertens L, Meijboom FJ, Friedberg MK. Adverse ventricular-ventricular interactions in right ventricular pressure load: Insights from pediatric pulmonary hypertension versus pulmonary stenosis. Physiol Rep. 2016 Jun; 4(11).
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    Score: 0.046
  28. Schantz D, Benson L, Windram J, Wong D, Dragulescu A, Yoo SJ, Mertens L, Friedberg M, Al Nafisi B, Grosse-Wortmann L. Abnormal Mitral Valve Dimensions in Pediatric Patients with Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. Pediatr Cardiol. 2016 Apr; 37(4):784-8.
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    Score: 0.046
  29. Burchill LJ, Redington AN, Silversides CK, Ross HJ, Jimenez-Juan L, Mital S, Oechslin EN, Dragulescu A, Slorach C, Mertens L, Wald RM. Renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system genotype and serum BNP in a contemporary cohort of adults late after Fontan palliation. Int J Cardiol. 2015 Oct 15; 197:209-15.
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    Score: 0.043
  30. Hussain T, Dragulescu A, Benson L, Yoo SJ, Meng H, Windram J, Wong D, Greiser A, Friedberg M, Mertens L, Seed M, Redington A, Grosse-Wortmann L. Quantification and significance of diffuse myocardial fibrosis and diastolic dysfunction in childhood hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Pediatr Cardiol. 2015 Jun; 36(5):970-8.
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    Score: 0.042
  31. Okumura K, Humpl T, Dragulescu A, Mertens L, Friedberg MK. Longitudinal assessment of right ventricular myocardial strain in relation to transplant-free survival in children with idiopathic pulmonary hypertension. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2014 Dec; 27(12):1344-51.
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    Score: 0.041
  32. Hui W, Slorach C, Dragulescu A, Mertens L, Bijnens B, Friedberg MK. Mechanisms of right ventricular electromechanical dyssynchrony and mechanical inefficiency in children after repair of tetralogy of fallot. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2014 Jul; 7(4):610-8.
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    Score: 0.040
  33. Okumura K, Slorach C, Mroczek D, Dragulescu A, Mertens L, Redington AN, Friedberg MK. Right ventricular diastolic performance in children with pulmonary arterial hypertension associated with congenital heart disease: correlation of echocardiographic parameters with invasive reference standards by high-fidelity micromanometer catheter. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2014 May; 7(3):491-501.
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    Score: 0.040
  34. Grosse-Wortmann L, Dragulescu A, Drolet C, Chaturvedi R, Kotani Y, Mertens L, Taylor K, La Rotta G, van Arsdell G, Redington A, Yoo SJ. Determinants and clinical significance of flow via the fenestration in the Fontan pathway: a multimodality study. Int J Cardiol. 2013 Sep 30; 168(2):811-7.
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    Score: 0.036
  35. Grosse-Wortmann L, Drolet C, Dragulescu A, Kotani Y, Chaturvedi R, Lee KJ, Mertens L, Taylor K, La Rotta G, van Arsdell G, Redington A, Yoo SJ. Aortopulmonary collateral flow volume affects early postoperative outcome after Fontan completion: a multimodality study. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2012 Dec; 144(6):1329-36.
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    Score: 0.035
  36. Yanagawa B, Alghamdi AA, Dragulescu A, Viola N, Al-Radi OO, Mertens LL, Coles JG, Caldarone CA, Van Arsdell GS. Primary sutureless repair for "simple" total anomalous pulmonary venous connection: midterm results in a single institution. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2011 Jun; 141(6):1346-54.
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    Score: 0.032
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