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Benjamin Reinking, MD

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Medical Director, Single Ventricle Interstage Clinic
Fontan Survivorship Clinic Director
Faculty Co-Director, Boulware Learning Community
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics - Cardiology

Contact Information

Primary Office
1020 Boyd Tower (BT)
200 Hawkins
Iowa City, IA 52242
319-356-3538

Fax
319-384-6955

Education

BA, Summa cum Laude, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, Iowa
MD, Medicine, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa
Resident, Pediatrics, University of Arizona
Fellow, Pediatric Cardiology, University of Iowa Children's Hospital
Fellow, Echocardiography, Lucille Packard Children's Hospital

Licensure and Certifications

Pediatric Cardiology - American Board of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics

Research Summary

The use of high frequency ultrasound to evaluate cardiac anatomy and function in a basic science setting.

Publications

Rettenmaier, L. A., Kirby, P. A., Reinking, B. E., Viaene, A. N. & Hefti, M. M. (2020). Neuropathology of Congenital Heart Disease in an Inpatient Autopsy Cohort 2000-2017. Journal of the American Heart Association, 9(7), e013575. PMID: 32200729.

Dragisic, N., Geick, G. & Reinking, B. (In Press). Normative echocardiographic values for preterm infants, 22-26 weeks gestation. Neonatal Cardiopulmonary young Investigators forum 2020
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Ansah, D. A., Reinking, B. E., Colaizy, T. T., Roghair, R. D. & Haskell, S. E. (2019). A Prospective Study Evaluating the Effects of SSRI Exposure on Cardiac Size and Function in Newborns. Neonatology, 115(4), 320-327. PMID: 30836356.

Knott, M. H., Haskell, S. E., Strawser, P. E., Rice, O. M., Bonthius, N. T., Movva, V. C., Reinking, B. E. & Roghair, R. D. (2018). Neonatal Growth Restriction Slows Cardiomyocyte Development and Reduces Adult Heart Size. Anatomical record (Hoboken, N.J. : 2007), 301(8), 1398-1404. PMID: 29729218.

Turek, J. W., Conway, B. D., Cavanaugh, N. B., Meyer, A. M., Aldoss, O., Reinking, B. E., El-Hattab, A. & Rossi, N. P. (2018). Bovine arch anatomy influences recoarctation rates in the era of the extended end-to-end anastomosis. The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, 155(3), 1178-1183. PMID: 29198787.

Durden, R. E., Turek, J. W., Reinking, B. E. & Bansal, M. (2018). Acquired ventricular septal defect due to infective endocarditis. (Vols. 11). (1), pp. 100-102. Annals of pediatric cardiology. PMID: 29440841.

Haskell, S. E., Lo, C., Kent, M. E., Eggleston, T. M., Volk, K. A., Reinking, B. E. & Roghair, R. D. (2017). Cardiac Outcomes After Perinatal Sertraline Exposure in Mice. Journal of cardiovascular pharmacology, 70(2), 119-127. PMID: 28459713.

Srivastava, S., Braunlin, E., Brown, D., Cabrera, A., Frank, L., Glickstein, J., Johnston, T., Koenig, P., McDaniel, G., Printz, B., Reinking, B., Wong, P. & Carraccio, C. (2017). Curricula components for entrustable professional activities for the subspecialty of pediatric cardiology. Progress in Pediatric Cardiology, 44, 17–32. DOI: 10.1016/j.ppedcard.2017.01.004.

Haskell, S. E., Peotta, V., Reinking, B. E., Zhang, C., Zhu, V., Kenkel, E. J. & Roghair, R. D. (2016). Oral oestrogen reverses ovariectomy-induced morning surge hypertension in growth-restricted mice. Clinical Science (London, England: 1979), 130(8), 613–623. PMID: 26795436.

Aldoss, O., Reinking, B. E. & Divekar, A. (2016). Native atrial septal restriction after Fontan palliation successfully treated with transcatheter Diabolo stent. Annals of pediatric cardiology, 9(1), 49-52. PMID: 27011693.

Lewis, A. B., Martin, G. R., Bartz, P. J., Fischbach, P. S., Fulton, D. R., Matherne, G. P., Reinking, B. & Spicer, R. L. (2015). Task Force 1: Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Training in General Cardiology. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 66(6), 677–686. PMID: 25777630.

Lewis, A. B., Martin, G. R., Bartz, P. J., Fischbach, P. S., Fulton, D. R., Matherne, G. P., Reinking, B., Spicer, R. L., Society of Pediatric Cardiology Training Program Directors,, Cardiology, A. C., Pediatrics, A. A. & Association, A. H. (2015). Task Force 1: Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Training in General Cardiology. SPCTPD/ACC/AAP/AHA. Circulation, 132(6), e48–56. PMID: 25769632.

American Academy of Pediatrics, (2015). Training Guidelines for Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Programs. Pediatrics, 135(6), e1536–e1537. DOI: 10.1542/peds.2015-1066.

Gordon, E. E., Reinking, B. E., Hu, S., Yao, J., Kua, K. L., Younes, A. K., Wang, C., Segar, J. L. & Norris, A. W. (2015). Maternal Hyperglycemia Directly and Rapidly Induces Cardiac Septal Overgrowth in Fetal Rats. Journal of Diabetes Research, 2015, e479565. PMID: 26064981.

Restrepo, M. S., Reinking, B. E. & Von Bergen, N. V. (2014). Mycotic aneurysm in a child with a history of coarctation of the aorta repair. Ann Pediatr Cardiol, 7(2), 138-141.

Haskell, S. E., Peotta, V. A., Reinking, B. E. & Roghair, R. D. (2013). Impact of neonatal sertraline exposure on the post-myocardial outcomes of adult male mice. J Cardiovasc Pharmacol, 6(5), 479-484.

Turek, J. W., Hanfland, R. A., Davenport, T. L., Torres, J. D., Duffey, D. A., Patel, S. S., Reinking, B. E., Poston, P. M. & Davis, J. E. (2013). Norwood reconstruction using continuous coronary perfusion: A safe and translatable technique. Ann Thorac Surg, 96, 219-223.

Haskell, S. E., Hermann, G. M., Reinking, B. E., Peotta, V. A., Zhu, V. & Roghair, R. D. (2013). Sertraline exposure leads to small left heart syndrome in adult mice. Pediatr Res, 73(3), 286-293.

Lutz, K., Ng, B., Reinking, B., Stephan, C. & Matthews, K. (2013). Cardiomyopathies in dystroglycanopathies. Child Neurology Society.

Turek, J. W., Hanfland, R. A., Davenport, T. L., Torres, J. D., Duffey, D. A., Patel, S. S., Reinking, B. E., Poston, P. M. & Davis, J. E. (2013). Norwood reconstruction using continuous coronary perfusion: A safe and translatable technique. Ann Thorac Surg (STSA).

Abu Rasheed, H., Reinking, B. E. (2012). Anomalous single pulmonary venous trunk. Avicenna J Med, 2(1), 12-14.

Reinking, B. E., Scholz, T. (2012). Chapter 55: “Congenital Heart Disease”. In Avery's Diseases of the Newborn. (9)

Gordon, E. E., Reinking, B. E. & Norris, A. W. (2012). Hyperglycemia Rapidly Induces Fetal Cardiac Hypertrophy. PAS.

Haskell, S., Hermann, G., Zhang, R., Reinking, B. & Roghair, R. (2011). Neonatal Sertraline Exposure Impairs Cardiac Development and Increases Sympathetic Tone in Mice. J Devel Origin Health dis, S3-S6.

Agoudemos, M., Segar, J., Koppenhafer, S., Reinking, B. E. & Scholz, T. (2011). Programming of adult cardiovascular disease following exposure to late gestation hyperglycemia. Neonatology, 100(2), 198-205.

Wang, Q., Lin, J., Reinking, B. E., Feng, H., Chan, F., Lin, C., Jin, J., Gistafason-Wagner, E. A., Scholz, T. D., Yang, B. & Lin, J. (2010). Essential roles of an intercalated disc protein, xXinB, in postnatal heart growth and survival. Circulation Research, 106(9), 1468-1478.

Wang, Q., Lin, J. L., Reinking, B. E., Feng, H., Chan, F., Lin, C., Jin, J., Gustafson-Wagner, E. A., Scholz, T. D., Yang, B. & Lin, J. J. (2010). Essential roles of an intercalated disc protein, mXinbeta, in postnatal heart growth and survival. Circulation Research, 106(9), 1468–1478. PMID: 20360251.

Bartlett, H. L., Escalera, R. B., Patel, S. P., Wedemeyer, E., Lohr, J., Weeks, D. L. & Reinking, B. E. (2010). Echocardiographic assessment of cardiac morphology and function in Xenopus. Comparative Medicine, 60(2), 102-113.

Reinking, B. E., Wedemeyer, E. W., Weiss, R. M., Segar, J. L. & Sholz, T. D. (2009). Cardiomyopathy in offspring of diabetic rats is associated with activation of MAPK and apoptotic pathways. Cardiovascular Diabetology,(8), 43. PMID: 19646268.

Divekar, A., Morriss, J., Reinking, B. E. & Bartlett, H. L. (2009). Transcatheter diagnosis and intervention for iatrogenic right-to-left shunts decades after surgical repair of partial anomalous pulmonary veins and an atrial septal defect. Pediatric Cardiology.

Escalera, R. B., Reinking, B. E., Weeks, D. L. & Bartlett, H. L. (2007). Echocardiography in Xenopus laevis and tropicalis. In Presented at the Midwest Society of Pediatric Research, October 2007. (Vols. 62). pp. 516. Pediatr Res.

Roghair, R. D., Reinking, B. E., Segar, J. L. & Scholz, T. D. (2007). “Renal hyperfiltration and increased sympathetic drive contribute to murine perinatal growth restriction-induced hypertension”. (Vols. 61). pp. 5550.3. E-PAS.

Reinking, B. E., Weiss, R. M., Segar, J. S. & Scholz, T. D. (2005). Cardiomyopathic changes in offspring of diabetic rats. In Presented at the American Academy of Pediatrics 2005 National Conference and Exhibition.

Reinking, B. E., Weiss, R. M., Segar, J. S. & Scholz, T. D. (2004). Cardiomyopathic changes in offspring of diabetic rats. In Presented at the Midwest Society of Pediatric Research, October 2004. (Vols. 56). pp. 668. Pediatr Res.

Marsh, D. R., Hinds, L. R., Lester, W. S., Reinking, B. E. & Booth, F. W. (1998). The force frequency relationship is altered in regenerating and senescent rat skeletal muscle. Muscle and Nerve, 20(10), 1265-1274.