Debra A. Dodd, M.D.

Professor of Clinical
Faculty Appointments
Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
M.D., Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MarylandB.A., Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
Office Address
5230 DOT
Monroe Carrell Childrens Hospital at Vanderbilt
2200 Childrens Way
Nashville, TN 37232-9119
Soslow JH, Parra DA, Bichell DP, Dodd DA. Left ventricular hernia in a pediatric transplant recipient: case report and review of the literature. Pediatr Cardiol [print-electronic]. 2009 Jan; 30(1): 55-8. PMID: 18535755, DOI: 10.1007/s00246-008-9245-9, ISSN: 0172-0643.

Hill, Kevin D., Atkinson, James B., Doyle, Thomas P., and Dodd, Debra A.. Routine Performance of Endomyocardial Biopsy Decreases the Incidences of Orthotopic Heart Transplant for Myocarditis, submitted. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2009.

Hill, Kevin D., Christian, Karla, Dodd, Debra, Kavanaugh-McHugh, Ann., Doyle, Thomas (submitted).. Right-sided pulmonary venous obstruction between a right aortic arch and an Amplazter septal occlusion device following closure of a secundum atrial septal defect. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Intervention. 2008.

Dodd, Debra A, Cabo, Javier and Dipchand AI.. Acute Rejection: Natural History, Risk Factors, Surveillance and Treatment. [place unknown: publisher unknown]; 2008.

Salloum JG, Dodd DA, Slosky D, Zhao DX. Treatment of unprotected left main coronary artery stenosis in a 5-year-old heart transplant patient using a sirolimus-eluting stent. J. Heart Lung Transplant. 2007 Oct; 26(10): 1061-4. PMID: 17919628, PII: S1053-2498(07)00533-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.healun.2007.07.020, ISSN: 1557-3117.

Shaddy, Robert E., Boucek, Mark M., Hsu, Daphne T, Boucek, Robert J., Jr., Canter, Charles E., Mahoney, Lynn, Ross, Robert D., Pahl Elfriede, Blume, Elizabeth D., Dodd, Debra, Rosenthal, David N., Burr, Jeri, LaSalle, Bernie, Holubkov, Richard, Lukas, Mary Ann, Tani, Lloyd Y for the Pediatric Carvedilol Study Group. Carvedilol for Children and Adolescents with Heart Failure: A Randomized Controlled Trial. JAMA. 2007; 298(10)((September 12, 2007)): 1171-9.

Dodd, Debra, Kavanaugh-McHugh, Ann and Graham, Thomas P., Jr.. The Left Ventricle in a Dual Chambered Circulation. [place unknown: publisher unknown]; 2005.

Dodd DA, Burger J, Edwards KM, Dummer JS. Varicella in a pediatric heart transplant population on nonsteroid maintenance immunosuppression. Pediatrics. 2001 Nov; 108(5): E80. PMID: 11694664, PII: 108/5/e80, ISSN: 1098-4275.

Drinkwater, Davis C., Jr., Aharon, Alon S., Quisling, Susannah V., Dodd, Debra, Reddy, Seenu, Kavanaugh-McHugh, Ann, Doyle, Thomas P., Patel, Neal R., Barr, Frederick E., Kambam, Jay K., Graham, Thomas P., Jr., and Chang, Paul A.. Modified Norwood Operation for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. Ann Thorac Surg. 2001; 72: 2081-7.

Dees E, Lin H, Cotton RB, Graham TP, Dodd DA. Outcome of preterm infants with congenital heart disease. J. Pediatr. 2000 Nov; 137(5): 653-9. PMID: 11060531, PII: S0022-3476(00)54884-7, DOI: 10.1067/mpd.2000.108568, ISSN: 0022-3476.

Boucek, Robert J., Jr., Miracle, Ann, Anderson, Michelle, Engelmann, Robert, Atkinson, James and Dodd, Debra A.. Persistent Effects of Doxorubicin on Cardiac Gene Expression. J Mol Cell Cardiology. 1999; 31(8)((August)): 1435-46.

Dodd DA, Johns JA, Walsh WF. Subatmospheric oxygen therapy complicating subcutaneous emphysema. Pediatr Cardiol. 1998 Sep; 19(5): 422-4. PMID: 9703571, DOI: 10.1007/s002469900342, ISSN: 0172-0643.

Dodd, Debra A.. Rapid Resolution of Gingival Hyperplasia After Switching from Cyclosporine A to Tacrolimus. J Heart Lung Transplantation. 1997; 16 (5)((May)): 579.

Boucek, Robert J, Jr., Dodd, Debra A., Atkinson, James, Oquist Nik and Olson, Richard. Contractile Failure in Chronic Doxorubicin-induced CardiomyopathyΘ. J Mol Cell Cardiology. 1997; 29 (10)((October)): 2631-40.

Dodd, Debra A., and Walsh, William F.. Nitric Oxide in Pediatric Medicine. Tennessee Journal of Pulmonary Medicine. 1996; 1(2)((June/July)): 8-13.

Dodd DA, Brady LD, Carden KA, Frist WH, Boucek MM, Boucek RJ. Pattern of echocardiographic abnormalities with acute cardiac allograft rejection in adults: correlation with endomyocardial biopsy. J. Heart Lung Transplant. 1993 Nov; 12(6 Pt 1): 1009-17. PMID: 8312301, ISSN: 1053-2498.

Dodd DA, Atkinson JB, Olson RD, Buck S, Cusack BJ, Fleischer S, Boucek RJ. Doxorubicin cardiomyopathy is associated with a decrease in calcium release channel of the sarcoplasmic reticulum in a chronic rabbit model. J. Clin. Invest. 1993 Apr; 91(4): 1697-705. PMID: 8386192, PMCID: PMC288149, DOI: 10.1172/JCI116379, ISSN: 0021-9738.

Tantengco, M. Victoria, Dodd, Debra A., Frist, William H., Boucek, Mark M., and Boucek, Robert J.. Echocardiographic Abnormalities with Acute Cardiac Allograft Rejection in Children: Correlation with Endomyocardial Biopsy. J Heart Lung Transplant. 1993; ((12)): S203-S210.

Dodd, Debra A., Boucek, Robert J. Jr., and Frist, William H.. Pre-Transplant and Post-Transplant Management of the Infant with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. Transplant Science. 1992; ((2(1))): 5-6.

Merrill WH, Frist WH, Stewart JR, Boucek RJ, Dodd DA, Eastburn TE, Bender HW. Heart transplantation in children. Ann. Surg. 1991 May; 213(5): 393-8; discussion 398. PMID: 2025059, PMCID: PMC1358457, ISSN: 0003-4932.

Johns KJ, Johns JA, Feman SS, Dodd DA. Retinopathy of prematurity in infants with cyanotic congenital heart disease. Am. J. Dis. Child. 1991 Feb; 145(2): 200-3. PMID: 1994687, ISSN: 0002-922X.

Dodd, Debra A., Johns, James A., Graham, Thomas P. Jr.. Transient Severe Mitral and Tricuspid Regurgitation Following Blunt Chest Trauma. American Heart Journal. 1987; 3((114)): 652-4.

Dodd, Debra A.. Heart Transplantation. [place, publisher, date unknown]. (In Wyszynski DF, Correa-Villasenor A, and Graham TP (ed.): Congenital Heart Defects: From Origin to Treatment, in press.).