Gunthard, J, Stocker, F, Bolz, D, et al. Dilated cardiomyopathy and thrombo-embolism. Eur J Pediatr
1997; 156: 3–6.
Choi, SH, Jeong, SI, Yang, JH, et al. A single-center experience with intracardiac thrombosis in children with dilated cardiomyopathy. Pediatr Cardiol
2010; 31: 264–269.
Kuhn, B, Shapiro, ED, Walls, TA, Friedman, AH. Predictors of outcome of myocarditis. Pediatr Cardiol
2004; 25: 379–384.
Ramanan, AS, Pandit, N, Yashwant, M, Srinivas, A. Embolic stroke in myocarditis. Indian Pediatr
1993; 30: 531–533.
Antoniak, S, Boltzen, U, Riad, A, et al. Viral myocarditis and coagulopathy: increased tissue factor expression and plasma thrombogenicity. J Mol Cell Cardiol
2008; 45: 118–126.
Loh, E, Sutton, MS, Wun, CC, et al. Ventricular dysfunction and the risk of stroke after myocardial infarction. N Engl J Med
1997; 336: 251–257.
Thompson, PL, Robinson, JS. Stroke after acute myocardial infarction: relation to infarct size. Br Med J
1978; 2: 457–459.
Grenier, MA, Osganian, SK, Cox, GF, et al. Design and implementation of the North American Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Registry. Am Heart J
2000; 139: S86–S95.
Maron, BJ, Olivotto, I, Bellone, P, et al. Clinical profile of stroke in 900 patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. J Am Coll Cardiol
2002; 39: 301–307.
Finsterer, J. Left ventricular non-compaction and its cardiac and neurologic implications. Heart Fail Rev
2010; 15: 589–603.
Arslan, S, Sevimli, S, Gundogdu, F. Fatal biatrial thrombus in a patient with idiopathic restrictive cardiomyopathy during sinus rhythm. Int J Cardiol
2007; 117: e68–e70.
Foerster, SR, Canter, CE, Cinar, A, et al. Ventricular remodeling and survival are more favorable for myocarditis than for idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy in childhood: an outcomes study from the Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Registry. Circ Heart Fail
2010; 3: 689–697.
Grogan, M, Redfield, MM, Bailey, KR, et al. Long-term outcome of patients with biopsy-proved myocarditis: comparison with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy. J Am Coll Cardiol
1995; 26: 80–84.
Swain, SK, Dharmapuram, AK, Reddy, P, Ramdoss, N, Raghavan, SS, Kona, SM. Neonatal Blalock-Taussig shunt: technical aspects and postoperative management. Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann
2008; 16: 7–10.
Vaitkus, PT, Barnathan, ES. Embolic potential, prevention and management of mural thrombus complicating anterior myocardial infarction: a meta-analysis. J Am Coll Cardiol
1993; 22: 1004–1009.
Massie, BM, Collins, JF, Ammon, SE, et al. Randomized trial of warfarin, aspirin, and clopidogrel in patients with chronic heart failure: the Warfarin and Antiplatelet Therapy in Chronic Heart Failure (WATCH) trial. Circulation
2009; 119: 1616–1624.
Homma, S, Thompson, JL, Pullicino, PM, et al. Warfarin and aspirin in patients with heart failure and sinus rhythm. N Engl J Med
2012; 366: 1859–1869.
Vandvik, PO, Lincoff, AM, Gore, JM, et al. Primary and secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease: Antithrombotic Therapy and Prevention of Thrombosis, 9th ed: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines. Chest
2012; 141: e637S–e668S.
Monagle, P, Chan, AK, Goldenberg, NA, et al. Antithrombotic therapy in neonates and children: Antithrombotic Therapy and Prevention of Thrombosis, 9th ed: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines. Chest
2012; 141: e737S–e801S.
Monagle, P, Cochrane, A, McCrindle, B, Benson, L, Williams, W, Andrew, M. Thromboembolic complications after fontan procedures – the role of prophylactic anticoagulation. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
1998; 115: 493–498.
Meune, C, Spaulding, C, Mahe, I, Lebon, P, Bergmann, JF. Risks versus benefits of NSAIDs including aspirin in myocarditis: a review of the evidence from animal studies. Drug Saf
2003; 26: 975–981.
Tsukui, H, Abla, A, Teuteberg, JJ, et al. Cerebrovascular accidents in patients with a ventricular assist device. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
2007; 134: 114–123.
Polito, A, Netto, R, Soldati, M, et al. Neurological complications during pulsatile ventricular assistance with the Berlin heart EXCOR in children: incidence and risk factors. Artif Organs
2013 [Epub ahead of print].
Lazar, RM, Shapiro, PA, Jaski, BE, et al. Neurological events during long-term mechanical circulatory support for heart failure: the Randomized Evaluation of Mechanical Assistance for the Treatment of Congestive Heart Failure (REMATCH) experience. Circulation
2004; 109: 2423–2427.
Reinhartz, O, Keith, FM, El-Banayosy, A, et al. Multicenter experience with the thoratec ventricular assist device in children and adolescents. J Heart Lung Transplant
2001; 20: 439–448.
Blume, ED, Naftel, DC, Bastardi, HJ, Duncan, BW, Kirklin, JK, Webber, SA. Outcomes of children bridged to heart transplantation with ventricular assist devices: a multi-institutional study. Circulation
2006; 113: 2313–2319.
Duncan, BW, Hraska, V, Jonas, RA, et al. Mechanical circulatory support in children with cardiac disease. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
1999; 117: 529–542.