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Επιστημονική Δραστηριότητα

Eπιστημονικές Δημοσιεύσεις

1. MR-imaging guided cardiovascular interventions in young children.

Tzifa A, Schaeffter T, Razavi R. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am. 2012 Feb;20(1):117-28


2. Prolonging the life of a Blalock Taussig shunt.

Tzifa A, Rosenthal E, Beerbaum P, Qureshi SA. Cardiol Young 2011; 15:1-4.


3. Cardiovascular MR dobutamine stress in adult tetralogy of Fallot: disparity between CMR volumetry and flow for cardiovascular function.  Valverde I, Parish V, Tzifa A, Head C, Sarikouch S, Greil G, Schaeffter T, Razavi R, Beerbaum P. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2011 ;33:1341-50


4. In-situ endothelialization of intravascular stents from progenitor stem cells coated with nanocomposites and functionalized biomolecules. Motwani MS, Rafiei Y, Tzifa A, Seifalian AM. Biotechnol Appl Biochem. 2011;58:2-13


5. Transhepatic portal vein access for balloon dilation of right upper pulmonary vein stenosis following infra-diaphragmatic TAPVD repair.

Tzifa A, Ahmed I, Rosenthal E. Catheter Cardiovascular interventions, 2011, Μar 16


6. MR-Guided Cardiac Interventions Using MR-Safe Passive Devices: A Preclinical Study And First- In -Man Congenital Interventions

Tzifa A, Krombach GA, Krämer N, Krüger S, Schütte A, von Walter M, Schaeffter T, Qureshi S, Krasemann T, Rosenthal E, Schwartz CA, Varma G, Buhl A, Kohlmeier A, Bücker A, Günther RW, Razavi R. Circlation Cardiovasc Interv. 2010 Nov 23


7. Stenting of modified and classical Blalock-Taussig shunts – lessons learned from seven consecutive cases.

Krasemann T, Tzifa A, Rosenthal E, Qureshi SA. Cardiol Young. 2011;21:430-5.


8. Singleton-Merten syndrome and impaired cardiac function.

Valverde I, Rosenthal E, Tzifa A, Desai P, Bell A, Pushparajah K, Qureshi S, Beerbaum P, Simpson J. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2010 Nov 16;56(21):176


9.  Replacement therapy for iron deficiency improves exercise capacity and quality of life in

patients with cyanotic congenital heart disease and/or the Eisenmenger syndrome

Tay EL, Peset A, Papaphylactou M, Inuzuka R, Alonso-Gonzalez R, Giannakoulas G, Tzifa A, Goletto S, Broberg C, Dimopoulos K, Gatzoulis MA. Int J Cardiol. 2010 Jun 24.


10.Test occlusion of Fontan fenestration: unique contribution of interventional MRI

Tzifa A, Razavi R. Heart 2010 Aug 23


11. 3D-MRI enables accurate preoperative diagnosis of extremely unusual great vessels in a neonate with complex congenital heart disease.

Krasemann T, Barlow A, Vigneswaran T, Tzifa A, Austin C, Greil G. Arch Dis Child. 2010;95:255


12. Intralimbic hematoma presenting as intraatrial thrombus in a patient with hypoplastic

left heart syndrome.

Tzifa A, Austin C, Krasemann T. Am J Perinatol. 2010 Jan 29.


13. Comparison of balloon sizing and the use of colour flow diameter in patients with atrial

septal defects undergoing transcatheter closure.

Tzifa A, Gordon J, Tibby S, Qureshi SA. Int J Cardiol. 2010 Feb 26


14. Factors associated with development of atrial septal restriction in patients with tricuspid atresia involving the right-sided atrioventricular valve

Tzifa A, Gauvreau K, Robert Geggel. Am Heart J. 2007;154:1235-41


15. Management of aortic coarctation in adults: endovascular versus surgical therapy.

Anagnostopoulos-Tzifa A, Hellenic J Cardiol. 2007 ;48:290-5


16. Prenatal diagnosis of pulmonary atresia: impact on clinical presentation and early outcome.

Tzifa A, Barker C, Tibby SM, Simpson JM. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2007;92(3):F199-203.


17. Endovascular Treatment For Superior Vena Cava Occlusion or Obstruction in a Pediatric

and Young Adult Population: A 22-Year Experience.

Tzifa A, Audrey Marshall, Doff McElhinney, James Lock, Robert Geggel

J Am Coll Cardiol. 2007;49(9):1003-9.


18. Covered Cheatham –Platinum stents for aortic coarctation: Early and intermediate term   results

Tzifa A, Ewert P, Brzezinska-Rajszys G, Peters B, Zubrzycka M, Rosenthal E, Berger F, Qureshi SA.

J Am Coll Cardiol. 2006;47:1457-63.


19. Plastic bronchitis; a serious complication of the Fontan operation

Tzifa A, Robards M, Simpson JM. Int J Cardiol 2005;101:513-4


20. Spontaneous spasm of the arterial duct; a pitfall for transcatheter occlusion

Tzifa A, Tulloh RM, Rosenthal E. Heart 2005 Jan;91(1):31

21. Recombinant t-PA in Myocardial Ischemia After Switch Operation.

Tzifa A, Joashi U, Slavic Z.

Pediatric Cardiology 2004;25:417-420


22. Coronary arterial complications before and after the arterial switch operation. Is the future


Tzifa A, Tulloh RMR. Cardiol Young 2002;12:164-171


23. Respiratory failure after intrathoracic surgery

Tzifa A, Qureshi SA, Congenital Cardiology today, April 2005 pg15-20





1.   Myocardial ischaemia in Congenital Heart Disease - The role of non-invasive imaging

Tan JL, Loong CY, Anagnostopoulos-Tzifa A, Kilner PJ, Gatzoulis MA.

Στο υπό έκδοση βιβλίο Non Invasive Imaging in Myocardial Ischaemia, Eds: C. Anagnostopoulos, J Bax, P Nihoyannopoulos, E van der Wall. 2006, Springer-Verlag, New York.