Kara Motonaga

Professional Education

Fellowship: Stanford Hospital and Clinics-Room HC 435 (2011) CA

Board Certification: Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics (2007)

Medical Education: Albert Einstein College of Medicine (2004) NY

Residency: Children's Hospital Los Angeles (2007) CA

Board Certification: Pediatric Cardiology, American Board of Pediatrics (2010)

Internship: Children's Hospital Los Angeles (2005) CA

Cardiac resynchronization therapy for pediatric patients with heart failure and congenital heart disease: a reappraisal of results.
Motonaga, K. S., & Dubin, A. M. (2014). Cardiac resynchronization therapy for pediatric patients with heart failure and congenital heart disease: a reappraisal of results. Circulation, 129(18), 1879-1891.

Diagnosis and Management of Pediatric Brugada Syndrome: A Survey of Pediatric Electrophysiologists
Harris, B. U., Miyake, C. Y., Motonaga, K. S., & Dubin, A. M. (2014). Diagnosis and Management of Pediatric Brugada Syndrome: A Survey of Pediatric Electrophysiologists. PACE-PACING AND CLINICAL ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, 37(5), 638-642.

In-hospital arrhythmia development and outcomes in pediatric patients with acute myocarditis.
Miyake, C. Y., Teele, S. A., Chen, L., Motonaga, K. S., Dubin, A. M., & Mah, D. Y. (2014). In-hospital arrhythmia development and outcomes in pediatric patients with acute myocarditis. American journal of cardiology, 113(3), 535-540.

Electrophysiologic therapeutics in heart failure in adult congenital heart disease.
Motonaga, K. S., Khairy, P., & Dubin, A. M. (2014). Electrophysiologic therapeutics in heart failure in adult congenital heart disease. Heart failure clinics, 10(1), 69-89.

Do pediatric electrophysiologists read pre-participation screening electrocardiograms more accurately than general pediatric cardiologists?
Harbison, A. L., Hill, A. C., Motonaga, K. S., Miyake, C. Y., & Dubin, A. M. (2013). Do pediatric electrophysiologists read pre-participation screening electrocardiograms more accurately than general pediatric cardiologists?. journal of pediatrics, 163(6), 1775-1777.

The effects of ketamine on dexmedetomidine-induced electrophysiologic changes in children.
Char, D., Drover, D. R., Motonaga, K. S., Gupta, S., Miyake, C. Y., & Hammer, G. B. (2013). The effects of ketamine on dexmedetomidine-induced electrophysiologic changes in children. Paediatric anaesthesia, 23(10), 898-905.

Infant Ventricular Fibrillation After ST-Segment Changes and QRS Widening: A New Cause of Sudden Infant Death?
Miyake, C. Y., Davis, A. M., Motonaga, K. S., Dubin, A. M., Berul, C. I., & Cecchin, F. (2013). Infant Ventricular Fibrillation After ST-Segment Changes and QRS Widening: A New Cause of Sudden Infant Death?. Circulation. Arrhythmia and electrophysiology, 6(4), 712-718.

Insights into dyssynchrony in Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
Motonaga, K. S., Miyake, C. Y., Punn, R., Rosenthal, D. N., & Dubin, A. M. (2012). Insights into dyssynchrony in Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. HEART RHYTHM, 9(12), 2010-2015.

Are wide complex tachycardia algorithms applicable in children and patients with congenital heart disease?
Ceresnak, S. R., Liberman, L., Avasarala, K., Tanel, R., Motonaga, K. S., & Dubin, A. M. (2010). Are wide complex tachycardia algorithms applicable in children and patients with congenital heart disease?. JOURNAL OF ELECTROCARDIOLOGY, 43(6), 694-700.