Jeffery Meadows
Associate Professor
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Biography

Dr. Meadows is a pediatric cardiologist who specializes in interventional cardiac catheterization procedures in infants, children and adults with complex congenital and acquired heart disease. In addition, Dr. Meadows is Director of the Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing Program at UCSF.

Dr. Meadows is an assistant professor in the UCSF Division of Pediatric Cardiology. He earned a medical degree at Johns Hopkins University and completed an internship and residency in pediatric internal medicine and fellowships in pediatric cardiology and pediatric interventional cardiology at Children's Hospital in Boston. Dr. Meadows as also completed advanced training in biostatistics and clinical study design through the UCSF Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics.

Education and Training

M.A.S. in Clinical Research, 2010 Graduate Division (Advance Training in Clinical Research), University of California, San Francisco
M.D., 2000 School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins

Publications

Hiremath G, Qureshi AM, Meadows J, Aggarwal V. Treatment approach to unilateral branch pulmonary artery stenosis. Trends Cardiovasc Med. 2020 Feb 10.
Meadows JJ, Qureshi AM, Goldstein BH, Petit CJ, McCracken CE, Kelleman MS, Aggarwal V, Bauser-Heaton H, Combs CS, Gartenberg AJ, Ligon RA, Nicholson GT, Glatz AC. Comparison of Outcomes at Time of Superior Cavopulmonary Connection Between Single Ventricle Patients With Ductal-Dependent Pulmonary Blood Flow Initially Palliated With Either Blalock-Taussig Shunt or Ductus Arteriosus Stent: Results From the Congenital Catheterization Research Collaborative. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 Oct; 12(10):e008110.
Hiremath G, Qureshi AM, Prieto LR, Nagaraju L, Moore P, Bergersen L, Taggart NW, Meadows J. Balloon Angioplasty and Stenting for Unilateral Branch Pulmonary Artery Stenosis Improve Exertional Performance. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 02 11; 12(3):289-297.
McElhinney DB, Aboulhosn JA, Dvir D, Whisenant B, Zhang Y, Eicken A, Ribichini F, Tzifa A, Hainstock MR, Martin MH, Kornowski R, Schubert S, Latib A, Thomson JDR, Torres AJ, Meadows J, Delaney JW, Guerrero ME, Salizzoni S, El-Said H, Finkelstein A, George I, Gewillig M, Alvarez-Fuente M, Lamers L, Cheema AN, Kreutzer JN, Rudolph T, Hildick-Smith D, Cabalka AK. Mid-Term Valve-Related Outcomes After Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve-in-Valve or Valve-in-Ring Replacement. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2019 01 22; 73(2):148-157.
Martin MH, Meadows J, McElhinney DB, Goldstein BH, Bergersen L, Qureshi AM, Shahanavaz S, Aboulhosn J, Berman D, Peng L, Gillespie M, Armstrong A, Weng C, Minich LL, Gray RG. Safety and Feasibility of Melody Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve Replacement in the Native Right Ventricular Outflow Tract: A Multicenter Pediatric Heart Network Scholar Study. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2018 08 27; 11(16):1642-1650.
Taggart NW, Cabalka AK, Eicken A, Aboulhosn JA, Thomson JDR, Whisenant B, Bocks ML, Schubert S, Jones TK, Asnes JD, Fagan TE, Meadows J, Hoyer M, Martin MH, Ing FF, Turner DR, Latib A, Tzifa A, Windecker S, Goldstein BH, Delaney JW, Kuo JA, Foerster S, Gillespie M, Butera G, Shahanavaz S, Horlick E, Boudjemline Y, Dvir D, McElhinney DB. Outcomes of Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve-in-Valve Implantation in Patients With Ebstein Anomaly. Am J Cardiol. 2018 01 15; 121(2):262-268.
Morray BH, McElhinney DB, Boudjemline Y, Gewillig M, Kim DW, Grant EK, Bocks ML, Martin MH, Armstrong AK, Berman D, Danon S, Hoyer M, Delaney JW, Justino H, Qureshi AM, Meadows JJ, Jones TK. Multicenter Experience Evaluating Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve Replacement in Bovine Jugular Vein (Contegra) Right Ventricle to Pulmonary Artery Conduits. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 Jun; 10(6).
Mary Hunt Martin, Jeffery Meadows, Bryan Goldstein, Lisa Bergersen, Athar Qureshi, Shabana Shahanavaz, Jamil Aboulhosn, Darren Berman, Lynn Peng, Matthew Gillespie, Aimee Armstrong, Cindy Weng, Robert Gray. SAFETY AND FEASIBILITY OF MELODY TRANSCATHETER PULMONARY VALVE REPLACEMENT IN THE NATIVE RIGHT VENTRICULAR OUTFLOW TRACT: A MULTICENTER STUDY. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2017 Mar 1; 69(11):558.
McElhinney DB, Cabalka AK, Aboulhosn JA, Eicken A, Boudjemline Y, Schubert S, Himbert D, Asnes JD, Salizzoni S, Bocks ML, Cheatham JP, Momenah TS, Kim DW, Schranz D, Meadows J, Thomson JD, Goldstein BH, Crittendon I, Fagan TE, Webb JG, Horlick E, Delaney JW, Jones TK, Shahanavaz S, Moretti C, Hainstock MR, Kenny DP, Berger F, Rihal CS, Dvir D. Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve-in-Valve Implantation for the Treatment of Dysfunctional Surgical Bioprosthetic Valves: An International, Multicenter Registry Study. Circulation. 2016 Apr 19; 133(16):1582-93.
Karamlou T, Meadows J. The investigation of a study. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 Aug; 150(2):367-8.
Meadows J, Minahan M, McElhinney DB, McEnaney K, Ringel R. Intermediate Outcomes in the Prospective, Multicenter Coarctation of the Aorta Stent Trial (COAST). Circulation. 2015 May 12; 131(19):1656-64.
Hiremath G, Meadows J, Moore P. How Slow Can We Go? 4 Frames Per Second (fps) Versus 7.5 fps Fluoroscopy for Atrial Septal Defects (ASDs) Device Closure. Pediatr Cardiol. 2015 Jun; 36(5):1057-61.
Meadows JJ, Moore PM, Berman DP, Cheatham JP, Cheatham SL, Porras D, Gillespie MJ, Rome JJ, Zahn EM, McElhinney DB. Use and performance of the Melody Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve in native and postsurgical, nonconduit right ventricular outflow tracts. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2014 Jun; 7(3):374-80.
Kobayashi D, Meadows J, Forbes TJ, Moore P, Javois AJ, Pedra CA, Du W, Gruenstein DH, Wax DF, Hill JA, Graziano JN, Fagan TE, Alvarez WM, Nykanen DG, Divekar AA. Standardizing radiation dose reporting in the pediatric cardiac catheterization laboratory-a multicenter study by the CCISC (Congenital Cardiovascular Interventional Study Consortium). Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2014 Nov 01; 84(5):785-93.
Smith BM, Ezeokoli NJ, Kipps AK, Azakie A, Meadows JJ. Course, predictors of diaphragm recovery after phrenic nerve injury during pediatric cardiac surgery. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Sep; 96(3):938-42.
Landman G, Kipps A, Moore P, Teitel D, Meadows J. Outcomes of a modified approach to transcatheter closure of perimembranous ventricular septal defects. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2013 Jul 01; 82(1):143-9.
Natal-Hernandez L, Meadows J, Shunk KA, Boyle AJ. Percutaneous retrograde recanalization of a chronic total coronary artery occlusion in a 7 year old. Cardiovasc Revasc Med. 2013 Mar-Apr; 14(2):113-7.
Meadows J, Teitel D, Moore P. Use and performance of premounted stents compared to nonpremounted stents in pediatric and adult congenital cardiac catheterization. J Interv Cardiol. 2013 Feb; 26(1):58-61.
Lowenthal A, Kipps AK, Brook MM, Meadows J, Azakie A, Moon-Grady AJ. Prenatal diagnosis of atrial restriction in hypoplastic left heart syndrome is associated with decreased 2-year survival. Prenat Diagn. 2012 May; 32(5):485-90.
Muzzarelli S, Meadows AK, Ordovas KG, Higgins CB, Meadows JJ. Usefulness of cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging to predict the need for intervention in patients with coarctation of the aorta. Am J Cardiol. 2012 Mar 15; 109(6):861-5.
Stefano Muzzarelli, Jeffery J Meadows, Karen Gomes Ordovas, Michael D Hope, Charles B Higgins, James C Nielsen, Tal Geva, Alison Knauth Meadows. Prediction of hemodynamic severity of coarctation: a magnetic resonance imaging based prediction tree. Critical Reviews in Computed Tomography. 2011 Dec 1; 13(Suppl 1):p197.
Muzzarelli S, Meadows AK, Ordovas KG, Hope MD, Higgins CB, Nielsen JC, Geva T, Meadows JJ. Prediction of hemodynamic severity of coarctation by magnetic resonance imaging. Am J Cardiol. 2011 Nov 01; 108(9):1335-40.
Muzzarelli S, Ordovas KG, Hope MD, Meadows JJ, Higgins CB, Meadows AK. Diagnostic value of the flow profile in the distal descending aorta by phase-contrast magnetic resonance for predicting severe coarctation of the aorta. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2011 Jun; 33(6):1440-6.
Meadows J, Jenkins K. Protein-losing enteropathy: integrating a new disease paradigm into recommendations for prevention and treatment. Cardiol Young. 2011 Aug; 21(4):363-77.
Meadows J, Landzberg MJ. Advances in transcatheter interventions in adults with congenital heart disease. Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 2011 Jan-Feb; 53(4):265-73.
Meadows J, Teitel D, Moore P. Anatomic and technical predictors of stent malposition during implantation for vascular obstruction in patients with congenital and acquired heart disease. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2010 Oct; 3(10):1080-6.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. A Few Final Words of Advice. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 65-65.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. ASD Device Closure. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 115-118.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. After the Case. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 61-64.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. Aortic Valve Dilation. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 79-82.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. Balloon Dilation and Stent Placement for Coarctation. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 97-101.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. Coronary Angiography. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 143-150.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. Creating Atrial Septal Defects. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 127-133.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. Critical Aortic Stenosis. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 83-85.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. Critical Pulmonary Stenosis. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 73-74.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. Device Closure of Fontan Fenestrations. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 111-114.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. Endomyocardial Biopsy. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 139-141.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. Hemodynamics. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 3-13.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. In the Lab. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 21-59.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. Mitral Valve Dilation. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 87-89.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. PDA Closure. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 123-126.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. PFO Device Closure. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 119-121.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. Pericardiocentesis. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 135-137.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. Precatheterization Assessment and Preparation. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 15-19.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. Pulmonary Angioplasty. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 91-96.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. Pulmonary Atresia with Intact Ventricular Septum (PA/IVS). Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 75-78.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. Pulmonary Valve Dilation. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 69-71.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. RV-PA Conduit Dilation and Stenting. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 103-106.
Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows. The Pre-Glenn and Pre-Fontan Catheterization. Congenital Heart Disease. 2009 Jan 1; 107-109.
Meadows J, Lang P, Marx G, Rhodes J. Fontan fenestration closure has no acute effect on exercise capacity but improves ventilatory response to exercise. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2008 Jul 08; 52(2):108-13.
Meadows J, Gauvreau K, Jenkins K. Lymphatic obstruction and protein-losing enteropathy in patients with congenital heart disease. Congenit Heart Dis. 2008 Jul-Aug; 3(4):269-76.
Meadows J, Powell AJ, Geva T, Dorfman A, Gauvreau K, Rhodes J. Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging correlates of exercise capacity in patients with surgically repaired tetralogy of Fallot. Am J Cardiol. 2007 Nov 01; 100(9):1446-50.
Meadows J, Pigula F, Lock J, Marshall A. Transcatheter creation and enlargement of ventricular septal defects for relief of ventricular hypertension. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2007 Apr; 133(4):912-8.