References for Pulmonary Valve Replacement

Under the leadership of James A. Quintessenza, MD, the Johns Hopkins All Children's Heart Institute has performed innovative research to develop new options for pulmonary valve replacement.

  1. Quintessenza JA, Jacobs JP, Chai PJ, Morell VO, Giroud JM, Boucek RJ. Late replacement of the pulmonary valve: when and what type of valve? In 2005 Supplement to Cardiology in the Young: Controversies of the Ventriculo-Arterial Junctions and Other Topics, Jacobs JP, Wernovsky G, Gaynor JW, and Anderson RH, editors. Cardiology in the Young. 2005 Feb; 15(Suppl 1):58-63.
  2. Quintessenza JA, Jacobs JP, Morell VO, Giroud JM, Boucek RJ. The Initial Experience with a Bicuspid Polytetrafluoroethylene Pulmonary Valve in 41 Children and Adults: A New Option for Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Reconstruction. Ann Thorac Surg. 2005 Mar; 79(3):924-31.
  3. Quintessenza JA. Polytetrafluoroethylene Bicuspid Pulmonary Valve Implantation. Operative Techniques in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 2009: pages 244-249.
  4. Quintessenza JA, Jacobs JP, Chai PJ, Morell VO, Lindberg H. Polytetrafluoroethylene Bicuspid Pulmonary Valve Implantation: Experience With 126 Patients. World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery 2010 April; 1: 20-27.