Ann Kavanaugh-McHugh, M.D.

Associate Professor
Faculty Appointments
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
M.D., Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MarylandB.S., Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
Office Address
5230 DOT
2200 Children's Way
Nashville, TN 37232
Hill K, Christian K, Kavanaugh-McHugh A, Doyle T. Right-sided pulmonary venous obstruction between a right aortic arch and an amplatzer septal occlusion device following closure of a secundum atrial septal defect. Pediatr Cardiol [print-electronic]. 2009 Aug; 30(6): 855-7. PMID: 19367352, DOI: 10.1007/s00246-009-9445-y, ISSN: 1432-1971.

Fleming GA, Bircher A, Kavanaugh-McHugh A, Liske MR. The cerebroplacental Doppler ratio predicts postnatal outcome in fetuses with congenital heart block. J Perinatol [print-electronic]. 2008 Dec; 28(12): 791-6. PMID: 18704034, PII: jp2008105, DOI: 10.1038/jp.2008.105, ISSN: 1476-5543.

Fleming GA, Scholl FG, Kavanaugh-McHugh A, Liske MR. A case of an infant with flail tricuspid valve due to spontaneous papillary muscle rupture: was neonatal lupus the culprit?. Pediatr Cardiol [print-electronic]. 2008 Mar; 29(2): 442-5. PMID: 17882476, DOI: 10.1007/s00246-007-9109-8, ISSN: 0172-0643.

Barr FE, Tirona RG, Taylor MB, Rice G, Arnold J, Cunningham G, Smith HA, Campbell A, Canter JA, Christian KG, Drinkwater DC, Scholl F, Kavanaugh-McHugh A, Summar ML. Pharmacokinetics and safety of intravenously administered citrulline in children undergoing congenital heart surgery: potential therapy for postoperative pulmonary hypertension. J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg. 2007 Aug; 134(2): 319-26. PMID: 17662768, PII: S0022-5223(07)00616-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2007.02.043, ISSN: 1097-685X.

Canter JA, Summar ML, Smith HB, Rice GD, Hall LD, Ritchie MD, Motsinger AA, Christian KG, Drinkwater DC, Scholl FG, Dyer KL, Kavanaugh-McHugh AL, Barr FE. Genetic variation in the mitochondrial enzyme carbamyl-phosphate synthetase I predisposes children to increased pulmonary artery pressure following surgical repair of congenital heart defects: a validated genetic association study. Mitochondrion [print-electronic]. 2007 May; 7(3): 204-10. PMID: 17188582, PMCID: PMC1929167, PII: S1567-7249(06)00218-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.mito.2006.11.001, ISSN: 1567-7249.

Liske MR, Greeley CS, Law DJ, Reich JD, Morrow WR, Baldwin HS, Graham TP, Strauss AW, Kavanaugh-McHugh AL, Walsh WF, . Report of the Tennessee Task Force on Screening Newborn Infants for Critical Congenital Heart Disease. Pediatrics. 2006 Oct; 118(4): e1250-6. PMID: 17015513, PII: 118/4/e1250, DOI: 10.1542/peds.2005-3061, ISSN: 1098-4275.

Liske MR, Kavanaugh-McHugh AL, Parra DA. Isolated infundibuloarterial inversion. Pediatr Cardiol. 2006 Mar; 27(2): 289-92. PMID: 16463129, DOI: 10.1007/s00246-005-1048-7, ISSN: 0172-0643.

Rhodes M, Lautz T, Kavanaugh-Mchugh A, Manes B, Calder C, Koyama T, Liske M, Parra D, Frangoul H. Pericardial effusion and cardiac tamponade in pediatric stem cell transplant recipients. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2005 Jul; 36(2): 139-44. PMID: 15908968, PII: 1705023, DOI: 10.1038/sj.bmt.1705023, ISSN: 0268-3369.

Drinkwater DC, Aharon AS, Quisling SV, Dodd D, Reddy VS, Kavanaugh-McHugh A, Doyle T, Patel NR, Barr FE, Kambam JK, Graham TP, Chang PA. Modified Norwood operation for hypoplastic left heart syndrome. Ann. Thorac. Surg. 2001 Dec; 72(6): 2081-6; discussion 2087. PMID: 11789798, ISSN: 0003-4975.

Kavanaugh-McHugh A, Tobias JD, Doyle T, Heitmiller ES, Meagher C. Transesophageal echocardiography in pediatric congenital heart disease. Cardiol Rev. 2000 Sep; 8(5): 288-306. PMID: 11174907, ISSN: 1061-5377.

Winterbotham A, Riley S, Kavanaugh-McHugh A, Dermody TS. Endocarditis caused by group A beta-hemolytic Streptococcus in an infant: case report and review. Clin. Infect. Dis. 1999 Jul; 29(1): 196-8. PMID: 10433586, DOI: 10.1086/520153, ISSN: 1058-4838.

Frias PA, Taylor MB, Kavanaugh-McHugh A, Fish FA. Low incidence of significant valvar insufficiency following retrograde aortic radiofrequency catheter ablation in young patients. J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 1999 Jul; 3(2): 181-5. PMID: 10387135, ISSN: 1383-875X.

Tobias JD, Kavanaugh-McHugh A. Oximetry and capnography during sedation for transesophageal echocardiography. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 1995 Oct; 34(10): 565-6. PMID: 8591688, ISSN: 0009-9228.