Michael Brook, MD

Education
Fellowship, 1992 - Pediatric Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco
Residency, 1989 - Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
M.D., 1986 - School of Medicine, University of Wisconsin
Websites
Publications
  1. Fetal?cerebrovascular response to maternal hyperoxygenation in congenital heart disease: effect of cardiac physiology.
  2. Guidelines for Performing a Comprehensive Transesophageal Echocardiographic: Examination in Children and All Patients with Congenital Heart Disease: Recommendations from the American Society of Echocardiography.
  3. Recommended Protected Time for Pediatric Fellowship Program Directors: A Needs Assessment Survey.
  4. Severe left diaphragmatic hernia limits size of fetal left heart more than does right diaphragmatic hernia.
  5. Right Ventricular Systolic-to-Diastolic Time Index: Hypoplastic Left Heart Fetuses Differ Significantly from Normal Fetuses.
  6. Twin-reversed arterial perfusion sequence associated with decreased fetal cerebral vascular impedance.
  7. 2015 SPCTPD/ACC/AAP/AHA Training Guidelines for Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Programs (Revision of the 2005 Training Guidelines for Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Programs).
  8. 2015 SPCTPD/ACC/AAP/AHA Training Guidelines for Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Programs (Revision of the 2005 Training Guidelines for Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Programs): Introduction.
  9. 2015 SPCTPD/ACC/AAP/AHA Training Guidelines for Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Programs (Revision of the 2005 Training Guidelines for Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Programs): Introduction.
  10. Task Force 3: Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Training in Cardiac Catheterization.
  11. Task Force 3: Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Training in Cardiac Catheterization. SPCTPD/ACC/AAP/AHA.
  12. Catecholamine-resistant hypotension and myocardial performance following patent ductus arteriosus ligation.
  13. Prenatal findings in total anomalous pulmonary venous return: a diagnostic road map starts with obstetric screening views.
  14. Prenatal tricuspid valve size as a predictor of postnatal outcome in patients with severe pulmonary stenosis or pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum.
  15. Left heart structures in human neonates with congenital diaphragmatic hernia and the effect of fetal endoscopic tracheal occlusion.
  16. Tissue Doppler is more sensitive and reproducible than spectral pulsed-wave Doppler for fetal right ventricle myocardial performance index determination in normal and diabetic pregnancies.
  17. Can a complete fetal echocardiogram be performed at 12 to 16 weeks' gestation?
  18. Prenatal diagnosis of atrial restriction in hypoplastic left heart syndrome is associated with decreased 2-year survival.
  19. Effectiveness of sotalol as first-line therapy for fetal supraventricular tachyarrhythmias.
  20. Anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the noncoronary cusp: not a benign lesion.
  21. Echocardiographic risk stratification of fetuses with sacrococcygeal teratoma and twin-reversed arterial perfusion.
  22. Prenatal diagnosis of hypoplastic left heart syndrome in current era.
  23. Echocardiography-guided interventions.
  24. Pulmonary valve cusp augmentation with autologous pericardium may improve early outcome for tetralogy of Fallot.
  25. Guidelines and standards for performance of a pediatric echocardiogram: a report from the Task Force of the Pediatric Council of the American Society of Echocardiography.
  26. Reliability of two-dimensional echocardiography in the assessment of clinically significant abnormal hemidiaphragm motion in pediatric cardiothoracic patients: Comparison with fluoroscopy.
  27. Effect of transcatheter atrial septal defect closure in children on left ventricular diastolic function.
  28. Accuracy of coronary artery anatomy using two-dimensional echocardiography in d-transposition of great arteries using a two-reviewer method.
  29. Fetal surgery for congenital diaphragmatic hernia and pulmonary sequestration complicated by postnatal diagnosis of transposition of the great arteries.
  30. Intermediate term follow-up of the end-to-side aortic anastomosis for coarctation of the aorta.
  31. Simplified echocardiographic criteria for decision making in perimembranous ventricular septal defect in childhood.
  32. Value of clinical and echocardiographic features in predicting outcome in the fetus, infant, and child with tetralogy of Fallot with absent pulmonary valve complex.
  33. Comparison of contrast echocardiography versus cardiac catheterization for detection of pulmonary arteriovenous malformations.
  34. The Ross procedure in children and young adults: a word of caution.
  35. Improved surgical outcome after fetal diagnosis of hypoplastic left heart syndrome.
  36. Perioperative administration of angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors decreases the severity and duration of pleural effusions following bidirectional cavopulmonary anastomosis.
  37. Inhaled nitric oxide in neonates with persistent pulmonary hypertension.
  38. Elective primary repair of acyanotic tetralogy of Fallot in early infancy: overall outcome and impact on the pulmonary valve.
  39. Evaluation of the morphology of the oval fossa for placement of devices.
  40. Transesophageal echocardiographic predictors for successful transcatheter closure of defects within the oval fossa using the CardioSEAL septal occlusion device.
  41. Surgical intervention for complications of transcatheter dilation procedures in congenital heart disease.
  42. Intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography for infants and children undergoing congenital heart surgery: the role of the anesthesiologist.
  43. Asymmetrically short tendinous cords causing congenital tricuspid regurgitation: improved understanding of tricuspid valvar dysplasia in the era of color flow echocardiography.
  44. Pediatric bacterial endocarditis. Treatment and prophylaxis.
  45. Echocardiographic diagnosis alone for the complete repair of major congenital heart defects.
  46. Intramyocardial hematoma causing cardiac tamponade after repair of Ebstein malformation: erroneous echocardiographic diagnosis as intracavitary thrombus.
  47. Atrioventricular septal defect with common valvar orifice and tetralogy of Fallot revisited: making a case for primary repair in infancy.
  48. Echocardiographic hemodynamic and morphometric predictors of survival after two-ventricle repair in infants with critical aortic stenosis.
  49. Rare forms of isolation of the subclavian artery: echocardiographic diagnosis and surgical considerations.
  50. Repair of congenital tricuspid valve abnormalities with artificial chordae tendineae.
  51. The effects of inhaled nitric oxide on postoperative pulmonary hypertension in infants and children undergoing surgical repair of congenital heart disease.
  52. Geometric mismatch of pulmonary and aortic anuli in children undergoing the Ross procedure: implications for surgical management and autograft valve function.
  53. Atrioventricular valve function after single patch repair of complete atrioventricular septal defect in infancy: how early should repair be attempted?
  54. Isolated left superior vena cava to the left atrium with situs solitus and dextrocardia: extracardiac repair facilitated by juxtaposition of the atrial appendages.
  55. Growth of the hypoplastic left ventricle?
  56. Aberrant left coronary artery arising from the right sinus of Valsalva with a right coronary arteriovenous malformation.
  57. Repair of truncus arteriosus with intact ventricular septum (Van Praagh type B2) in a neonate.
  58. Gastric foreign body: a potential risk when using transesophageal echo.
  59. Coarctation repair using end-to-side anastomosis of descending aorta to proximal aortic arch.
  60. Fulminant development of pulmonary arteriovenous fistulas in an infant after total cavopulmonary shunt.
  61. Routine primary repair of tetralogy of Fallot in neonates and infants less than three months of age.
  62. Development of pulmonary arteriovenous fistulae in children after cavopulmonary shunt.
  63. Factors determining reopening of the ductus arteriosus after successful clinical closure with indomethacin.
  64. Use of ATP-MgCl2 in the evaluation and treatment of children with pulmonary hypertension secondary to congenital heart defects.
  65. Nonlinearity of the left ventricular end-systolic wall stress-velocity of fiber shortening relation in young pigs: a potential pitfall in its use as a single-beat index of contractility.
  66. Cardiac ultrasonography in structural abnormalities and arrhythmias. Recognition and treatment.
  67. Trends in mortality in children hospitalized with meningococcal infections, 1957 to 1987.