Pediatric Cardiology The Children?s Hospital of Philadelphia 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2002 – 2007)
MD, New York Medical College (1986)
B.S., Biology, Tufts University (1981)
Selected Publications
Chrisant MRK, Hallowell S, Lane GK, Preminger T, Rhodes J, Latson L. Endomyocardial biopsy as a diagnostic aid in children with recent acute heart failure.. Pediatric Transplantation. Vol 7. 2003:53.
Wahbeh G, Hupertz V, Patel R, Chrisant MRK. Idiopathic colitis following cardiac transplantation: Three pediatric cases.. Pediatric Transplantation. Vol 7. 2003:87.
Wernovsky G and Chrisant M. R. K.. Long Term Follow-up After Staged Reconstruction or Transplantation for Patients With Univentricular Heart.. Cardiology in the Young. 2003.
Boucek Jr RJ and Chrisant M.R.K. Pediatric Heart Transplantation for HLHS.. Cardiology in the Young. 2003.
Deitcher SR, Topoulos AP, Bartholomew JR, Kichuk-Chrisant MR. Lepirudin anticoagulation for heparin-induced thrombocytopenia in two pediatric patients.. The Journal of Pediatrics. Vol 140(2) . 2002:246-264.
Sun D, Huang A, Mital S, Kichuk MR, Marboe CC, Addonizio LJ, Michler RE, Koller A, Hintze TH, Kaley G. Norepinephrine elicits beta 2-receptor mediated dilation of isolated human coronary arterioles.. Circulation. Vol 160(5) . 2002 July:550-555.
Weller RJ, Weintraub R, Addonizio LJ, Chrisant MR, Gersony WM, Hsu DT. Outcome of Idiopathic Restrictive Cardiomyopathy in Children.. Am J Cardiol. Vol 90(5) . 2002 September:501-506.
Ghosh D, Kichuk MR, Sterba R, Nasman C, Hallowell S, Friedman NR. Neurometabolic and genetic disorders in pediatric heart transplant recipients.. Neurology (suppl. 3). Vol 58. 2002:A7.
Kichuk-Chrisant MR. Children are not small adults: Some differences between pediatric and adult cardiac transplantation.. Current Opinion in Cardiology. Vol 17. 2002:152-159.
Bruns LA, Kichuk MR, Lamour JM, Shaddy RE, Pahl E, Blume B, Hallowell S, Addonizio LJ, Canter CE. Carvedilol as therapy in pediatric heart failure: An initial multicenter experience.. J. Peds.. Vol 138. 2001:505-511.