Salaam Sallaam, MD
On staff since November 2015
Academic Title: Assistant Professor
Language (Other than English): Arabic
"Making a difference in peoples lives is on my to-do list every day. With certainty, I have lived my life to embark upon an adventure that will allow me to bring a smile to the face of every child; being part of the Childrens Heart Center team has made my dream come true. Its a privilege to have the opportunity to work with parents to help them overcome the challenges they encounter due to heart diseases."
Manuscripts in Refereed Journals
Khan Z, Natarajan G, Sallaam S, Bondarenko I, Walters HL, Delius R, Aggarwal SAssociation between anemia and packed cell transfusion and outcomes of ventricular septal defect and atrioventricular canal repair in children.
24154503 Pediatric cardiology, 2014 March : 35(3)471-8
Kobayashi D, Sallaam S, Aggarwal S, Singh HR, Turner DR, Forbes TJ, Gowda STCatheterization-based intervention in low birth weight infants less than 2.5 kg with acute and long-term outcome.
23703947 Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions, 2013 Nov. 1 : 82(5)802-10
Kobayashi D, Sallaam S, Humes RATetralogy of Fallot with complete DiGeorge syndrome: report of a case and a review of the literature.
22883347 Congenital heart disease, 2013 July : 8(4)E119-26
Sallaam S, Natarajan G, Aggarwal SPersistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the Newborn with D-Transposition of the Great Arteries: Management and prognosis
Congenital Heart Disease Journal, Accepted f
Sallaam S, Ross RD.Persistent Newborn Pulmonary Hypertension.
Medscape Reference., Updated Fe PMCID:http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/898437-overv
Rodriguez-Cruz E, Aggarwal S, Delius RE, Sallaam S.Pulmonary Atresia with Ventricular Septal Defect
Presentations Title Event Location Date Do Gender and Ethnicity Affect the Ventilatory Response to Exercise in Healthy Children? 2015 AAP National Meeting Washington D.C. Oct. 24, 2015 - Oct. 27, 2015 Is routine echocardiography necessary after catheter ablation in children? 2015 AAP National Conference and Exhibition Washington D.C. Oct. 24, 2015 - Oct. 27, 2015 Is routine echocardiography necessary after catheter ablation in children? Grand Round Children's hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI June 5, 2015 Pulmonary Hypertension in D-Transposition of Great Arteries (D-TGA) Are Outcomes Worse? 2014 PAS/ASPR Joint Meeting. Vancouver, Canada May 3, 2014 - May 6, 2014 Does Exercise Capacity Correlate With Bi-Ventricular Volume and Function In Patients With Repaired Tetralogy Of Fallot? AAP National Conference and Exhibition Orlando, Florida, USA Oct. 26, 2013 - Oct. 29, 2013 Catheterization based intervention in low birth weight infants less than 2.5 kgs - Is it definitive or palliative therapy? PICS Boston, MA July 24, 2011 - July 27, 2011 Aggarwal S. Prevalence And Impact Of Anemia On Outcomes Of Children Following Surgical Repair Of AV Canal or Ventricular Septal Defects (VSD). Pediatric Academic Society/Asian Society for Pediatric Research Annual Conference Denver, Colorado, USA May 2011 Is There Aortic Root Dilation in Patients With Kawasaki Disease. Wolf Zeulzer Research Competition. Childrens Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, Michigan, USA
- Board Certification(s)
- Medical/Professional School
Damascus University School of Medicine, Damascus
Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Michigan, Detroit
Pediatric Cardiology, Children's Hospital of Michigan, Detroit
- Clinical Interests
General pediatric cardiology; imaging in congenital heart disease; fetal echocardiography; Kawasaki disease
- Research Description
Echocardiography and fetal echocardiography