James D St. Louis MD

Associate Professor, Director Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
University of Minnesota, Amplatz Children’s Hospital
E-mail: jstlouis@versita.com

Fields of interest: 

Pediatric and Neonatal Cardiac Surgery, Inflammatory Response syndrome, Hybrid Cardiovascular Technologyv


Recent publications:

St.Louis J, Harvey B, Menk J, Raghuveer G, Obrien J, Bryant R, Kochilas:
Repair of Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Connection: A Review of the Cardiac Cre Consortium.
Ann Thor Surg ( Accepted for Publication) 2012 

St. Louis J, White S. :
Characterization of CD-163 receptor on peripheral blood monocytes in neonates undergoing cardiac surgery. 
Ann Thor Surg, (in preparation), 2012.

Arain N, Braunlin E, St. Louis J, Bryant R.:
 Delayed Arterial Switch Operation for D-Transposition of the Great Arteries and Glucocorticoid Remediable Aldosteronism. 
World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery, 2(2): 316-317, 2011.

Quill J, Bateman M, St. Louis J, Iaizzo P.:
 Edge-to-edge Repairs of P2 Prolapsed Mitral Valves within Isolated Swine Hearts. 
The Journal of Heart Valve Disease, 20(1):1-8, 2011.

Arain N, Bryant R, Ameduri R, Gruenstein D, Braunlin E, Joyce L, St. Louis J. :
Successful Coil Embolization of a Large Ascending Aortic Pseudoaneurysm Following Explanation of the EXCOR® Pediatric Ventricular Assist Device in a Patient With Acute Fulminant Myocarditis. 
World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery, 1(2): 259-261, 2010.

Shepard, Moller J, Bryant R, Rosengart, St. Louis J.:
 Repair of Major Cardiac Defects in Low Birth Weight Infants:  Is Delayed Surgical Intervention Warranted? 
JTCVS, 140(5):1104-1109, 2010.

Wheeler DS, St. Louis JD.:
 Pentalogy of Cantrell associated with hypoplastic left heart syndrome.
Ped Cardiol, 28(4):311-3, 2007.

St. Louis J, Wheeler D, Wiles H.:
 Elective use of left ventricular assist after delayed arterial switch operation for D-transposition of the great vessels with intact septum. 
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg, 134(1):252-3, 2007.

St. Louis J, Bannan M, Lutin W, Wiles:
 Surgical Strategies and Outcomes in Patients with Shone Complex:  A Retrospective Review. 
Ann Thor Surg, 84:1357-63, 2007.

St. Louis J.:
Stage I Palliation for Interrupted “Right” Aortic Arch Associated with Mitral Atresia.  
Ann Thorac Surg, 82(6):2300-2, 2006.

St. Louis J.:
Pentalogy of Cantrell Associated with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome and Herniation of the Ventricular Mass into the Abdominal Cavity. 
Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 5(3):200-2, 2006.