Kavitha Pundi


  • Associate Professor, Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Cardiologist


  • Pundi KN, Pundi KN, Johnson JN, Dearani JA, Li Z, Driscoll DJ, Wackel PL, McLeod CJ, Cetta F, Cannon BC. Sudden cardiac death and late arrhythmias after the Fontan operation. Congenit Heart Dis. 2017 Jan; 12(1):17-23. PubMed

  • Pundi KN, Pundi K, Driscoll DJ, Dearani JA, Li Z, Dahl SH, Mora BN, O'Leary PW, Daly RC, Cetta F, Johnson JN. Heart transplantation after Fontan: Results from a surgical Fontan cohort. Pediatr Transplant. 2016 Dec; 20(8):1087-1092. PubMed

  • Kim SJ, Pundi KN, Bos JM, Ackerman MJ. Ventricular fibrillation after elective surgery in an adolescent with long QT syndrome. BMJ Case Rep. 2015 Nov 26; 2015. PubMed

  • Pundi KN, Johnson JN, Dearani JA, Pundi KN, Li Z, Hinck CA, Dahl SH, Cannon BC, O'Leary PW, Driscoll DJ, Cetta F. 40-Year Follow-Up After the Fontan Operation: Long-Term Outcomes of 1,052 Patients. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 Oct 13; 66(15):1700-10. PubMed

  • Pundi KN, Pundi K, Johnson JN, Dearani JA, Bonnichsen CR, Phillips SD, Canobbio MC, Driscoll DJ, Cetta F. Contraception Practices and Pregnancy Outcome in Patients after Fontan Operation. Congenit Heart Dis. 2016 Jan-Feb; 11(1):63-70. PubMed

  • Pundi KN, Bos JM, Cannon BC, Ackerman MJ. Automated external defibrillator rescues among children with diagnosed and treated long QT syndrome. Heart Rhythm. 2015 Apr; 12(4):776-81. PubMed

  • Anderson HN, Dearani JA, Said SM, Norris MD, Pundi KN, Miller AR, Cetta ML, Eidem BW, O'Leary PW, Cetta F. Cone reconstruction in children with Ebstein anomaly: the Mayo Clinic experience. Congenit Heart Dis. 2014 May-Jun; 9(3):266-71. PubMed

  • Macheret F, Pundi KN, Broomall EM, Davis DM, Rodriguez V, Brands CK. Empiric treatment of protracted idiopathic purpura fulminans in an infant: a case report and review of the literature. J Med Case Rep. 2011 May 23; 5:201. PubMed

  • Tan BH, Pundi KN, Van Norstrand DW, Valdivia CR, Tester DJ, Medeiros-Domingo A, Makielski JC, Ackerman MJ. Sudden infant death syndrome-associated mutations in the sodium channel beta subunits. Heart Rhythm. 2010 Jun; 7(6):771-8. PubMed

  • Shimada H, Dong A, Matsushima-Hibiya Y, Ishimura Y, Caughey WS. Distal His----Arg mutation in bovine myoglobin results in a ligand binding site similar to the abnormal beta site of hemoglobin Zurich (beta 63 His----Arg). Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 1989 Jan 16; 158(1):110-4. PubMed

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