Cardiologist in congenital heart diseases from the fetus to the adult. Full training in pediatric cardiology, echocardiography and fetal echocardiography. Adult congenital heart disease fellowship - unitat integrada de cardiopaties Congènites de l'adolescent i l'adult vall d'hebron-sant pau. hospital universitari vall d'hebron, Barcelona-Catalonia-Spain. Associate’s degree, competències basiques i metodologies de recerca institut d'investigacion d'reserca (VHIR). Masters degree transesophageal echocardiography in adult whit congenital and adquired heart disease. European certification in echocardiography in adult congenital heart disease. 15 years of experience in American and Europe cardiovascular centers. Membership in ESC- Europe Society of Cardiology; EACVI-European Association of Cardiovascular Imagen; ESCI- Espanish Society Cardio imagen. CHIP NETWORK-Congenital Heart International Professionals, ECOSIAC- Echocardiography of the Inter American Society of Cardiology. Past honorable member in International committee of expert auditors of cardiology of the medical education program Practicum script. Madrid-Spain; Associate editor ELSEVIER S.L.U. SPAIN-Cardiology and Congenital Heart Diseases. Research Experience pulmonary arterial hypertension, single ventricular heart. Editorial board in different cardiology journals. Intenational research reviewer in cardiology journals. More than 50 scholarly works including research publications, review articles, poster presentations, conferences, interview, webinars and chapters books in cardiology and congenital heart disease.
Areas of interest Basic and Clinic Investigation in Cardiology, Congenital Heart Disease in Paediatrics and Adults, Basic and Advanced Echocardiography, Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension.
Araujo JJ (2019) Pulmonary Artery Aneurysm in an Adult with Pulmonary Hypertension and Unrepaired Congenital Heart Disease. Clinics Cardiology Clin Cardiol 2(1): 1009.
Araujo JJ (2018) Adults with congenital heart disease: A current reflection. J Exper Cardiol Res 4(1): 024.
Araujo JJ, Rahimy T (2018) Lambl’s Excrescences in Congenital Heart Disease and Other Clinical Situations: A Series of 17 Cases Exploratory Research and Hypothesis in Medicine 3(4): 1-5.
Araujo JJ (2018) Right Ventricular Non-Compact Myocardium Associated with Large Atrial Septal Defect in a 29-Year- Old Adult Case. J Cardiol Catheter 2018(1): 21-25.
Araujo JJ (2018) The Profile of an Adult with Congenital Heart Disease Int J Clin Cardiol 5: 131.
Araujo JJ (2018) Commentary on the New 2018 AHA/ACC Guideline for the Management of Adults with Congenital Heart Disease. CPQ Cardiology 1(1): 01-10.
Araujo JJ (2018) Relationship Between Paracetamol Ingestion in Pregnancy and Effects on the Fetal Ductus Arteriosus. Clin Cardiol J 1(1): 1004.
Araujo JJ (2018) Anomalous Origin of Left Coronary Artery from Pulmonary Artery. Ann Med Medical Res 1: 1013.
Araujo JJ (2018) Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Connection in a 26-Year-Old Adult- Echocardiographic Diagnosis and Surgical Correction. J Cardiol & Cardiovasc Ther 11(3): 555811.
Araujo JJ (2018) Adults with congenital heart disease: A growing public health problem? Arch Cardiol Mex 88(3): 251-252.
Duqe P, Valencia C, Araujo JJ (2018) Socio-demographic and preconception risk factors in parents of children suffering from congenital cardiopathy. Enferm Clin 28(5): 300-308.
Araujo JJ (2018) Chronic Hypoxemic Syndrome and Congenital Heart Disease in Adults: A Multisystemic Disorder. Journal of Cardiology & Cardiovascular Therapy 10(4): 555793.
Pijuan Domenech M, Baró-Mariné F, Galian L, Miranda B, Araujo JJ, et al. (2018) Safety and use of levonorgestrel intrauterine device and progesterone-derived subcutaneous implants in women with heart disease. Integrated Adult Congenital Vall d´Hebron-Hs Sant Pau heart Disease Unit, cardiology deparment. obstetrics and gynecology department, hospital vall d´hebron, spain. Abstract at the 5th international congress on cardiac problems in pregnacy (cpp 2018) Bolonga-Italy 22-25 February 2018.
Araujo JJ, Vazquez A, Eerdmeger J, et al. (2010) Ventricular function evaluation with transthoracic 3D real-time echocardiography in patients with congenital heart disease and univentricular heart physiology: comparative study with magnetic resonance. National Institute of Cardiology “Ignacio Chávez” National Autonomous University of Mexico-Department of Pediatric Echocardiography, Mexico CMDX.
Araujo JJ, Buendia A, Calderon J, et al. (2010) Pulmonary absent valve syndrome. Experience and management at the National Institute of Cardiology, XVII South American congress of cardiology, Montevideo, Uruguay. September 23-26.
Araujo JJ (2019) Echocardiography in adults with congenital heart disease. Echocardiography of the Inter-American Society of Cardiology-SIAC; Restrepo G, Barbosa M, Lipandri A, Wyss F, Baranchuk A (eds.). Distribuna Medica, Colombia, USA.
Araujo JJ (2019) Congenital heart disease in adults. Cardiology of the Inter-American Society of Cardiology-SIAC; Restrepo G, Barbosa M, Lipandri A, Wyss F, Baranchuk A (eds.). Distribuna Medica, Colombia, USA.
Araujo JJ (2019) Basic principles for the management of adults with congenital heart disease. Cardiology of the Inter-American Society of Cardiology-SIAC; Restrepo G, Barbosa M, Lipandri A, Wyss F, Baranchuk A (eds.). Distribuna Medica, Colombia, USA.
Araujo JJ (2016) Intraoperative pediatric transesophageal echocardiography-Chapter for the book: Pediatric Cardiovascular Intensive Care; Casallet G (ed.). 2nd Edition, Distribuna medica, Colombia. ISBN 13 9789588813547.
Araujo JJ. Initial approach of adult with congenital disease. Webinar-2018 from Colombian society of cardiology. Chapter of adult congenital heart disease. SCC 04-July-2018. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6shgGR8ie28.
Araujo JJ. 1st diagnostic brigade care for young adults with congenital heart disease. Report-2018. http://www.lapatria.com/salud/50-jovenes-agradecidos-con-la-fundacion-pequeno-corazon-425837.
Araujo JJ. Continuous care, a need in congenital heart disease Reportage-2017. On the world day of congenital heart disease. http://www.lapatria.com/salud/la-atencion-continua-una-necesidad-en-las-cardiopatias-congenitas-411159.
Araujo JJ. Actions that continue to give life in the. Report-2014. Day of attention to young adult with congenital heart disease -Small Heart Foundation, of Manizales. http://www.lapatria.com/manizales/acciones-que-siguen-dando-vida-en-la-fundacion-pequeno-corazon-de-manizales-77191.
Seminars and Conferences
Speaker: Fontan evolution and survival. XXIV International Congress of Update in Cardiology. Colombia February 2019.
Speaker: Full inclusion of the young adult with repaired congenital heart disease. XXIV International Congress of Update in Cardiology. Colombia February 2019.
Speaker: Univertricular heart, prognosis and complications. XXIV International Congress of Update in Cardiology. Colombia February 2019.
Workshop director: The echocardiogram in adult congenital heart disease. CITIC 2018 - Course of image and cardiovascular technology intervention. CDMX. April 19-21 2018.
Speaker: Transposition of great arteries in the adult: Before the era of arterial swicht, problems of surviving adults. CITIC Course 2018-Course on Image and cardiovascular technology intervention. CDMX. April 19-21 2018.
Speaker: Adult congenital heart disease: current problems and public health perspectives. XXVII Colombian congress of cardiology and cardiovascular surgery. March 1-3-2018.
Speaker: Transesophageal echocardiographic support in interventionalism in adult birth cardiopathies.
XIII congress of hemodynamics and cardiovascular intervention. XXXIV SOLACI Bogota DC. October 5-6-2017.
Participant: Fontan circulation in adults. 4th Nordic cardiac image meeting 2016 Oslo –Norway. October:26-27- 2016.
Speaker: 7th Course of congenital heart diseases of the adult. Unitat Integrated de Cardiopaties Congènites de l'Adolescent i l'Adult Vall d'Hebron- Sant Pau. Vall d'Hebron University Hospital. Barcelona -Catalunya - Spain October 8-9, 2015.
Speaker: Evaluation of the fetal electrical rhythm by echocardiography. Pediatric Echocardiography symposium. VII Colombian conference of echocardiography and cardiovascular image. Society of Cardiology - ECOSIAC. May 23-24 of 2015.
Speaker: Malformations of the valsalva sinus. Pediatric echocardiography symposium. VI Colombian conference of echocardiography and cardiovascular image. Colombian Society of Cardiology - ECOSIAC. May 23-24, 2014.
Speaker: Fetal echocardiography, high impact diagnostic method in the early detection of congenital heart disease - Research catholic university. VIII Meeting of research and VII projection and social responsibility of the nursing program. Catholic University of Manizales - Colombia. March 31, 2014.
Speaker: Presentation of cases and statistics in fetal cardiology. VIII. Argentine fetal cardiology symposium. Buenos Aires, Argentina. August 29-30 of 2013.
Speaker: Cardiovascular Eco-evaluation of the non-compact myocardium. V. Colombian day of echocardiography and cardiac image. May 23-25, 2013.
Speaker: Echocardiographic evaluation of pulmonary valve insufficiency. V. Colombian day of echocardiography and cardiac image. May 23-25, 2013.
Speaker: Fetal echocardiography bases IV. Colombian day of echocardiography and cardiac imaging – ECOSIAC. October 6 - 7 of 2012.
Speaker: Presentation of cases. VII. Argentine fetal cardiology symposium. Buenos Aires, Argentina. August 30-31 of 2012.
Instructor Teacher: 1st Practical Theoretical Course in Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography in Pediatric Congenital Heart Diseases.
Instructor and teacher: Intraoperative pediatric transesophageal echocardiography, At National university of Asuncion. Faculty of Medical Sciences. Hospital of Clinics. Asuncion, Paraguay. December 6-10, 2010.
Speaker: Evaluation of the ejection fraction by real-time 3D transthoracic echocardiography in patients with congenital heart disease and univentricular heart physiology. XXVI National congress of cardiology. Mexican Society of Cardiology. Mexico, November 2009.
Teacher: Embryonic development of the heart. In the post-technical course of "Advanced Cardiological Nursing". School of Nursing of the National Institute of Cardiology "Ignacio Chávez". Mexico DF. May 2008.
Teacher: Pulmonary arterial hypertension. In the post-technical course of "Advanced Cardiological.
Nursing". School of Nursing of the National Institute of Cardiology "Ignacio Chávez". Mexico DF. May 2008.
Teacher: Dilated cardiomyopathy. In the course "News in pediatric cardiology. School of Nursing of the National Institute of Cardiology "Ignacio Chávez". Mexico DF. March 2008.
Teacher training of clinical pharmacists of ministry of health in China (2016).
Standardized training of clinical pharmacists of ministry of health in China (2013).
Standardized training of clinical pharmacists in Shanghai (2011).
Individual and optimal antiplatelet therapy in patients with CHD; anticoagulant management in patients with atrial fibrillation; evidence based Assessment in the field of novel antiplatlet agents and direct oral anticoagulant agents.
Zhi-Chun Gu, Fang-Hong Shi, Jie Zhu, Fang Wan, Long Shen, et al. (2019) The Management of Heavy Menstrual Bleeding after Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in a Woman of Reproductive Age. Frontiers in Pharmacology 9: 1573.
Zhi-Chun Gu, Ling-Yun Zhou, Long Shen, Chi Zhang, Jun Pu, et al. (2018) Non-vitamin K Antagonist Oral Anticoagulants versus Warfarin at Risk of Fractures: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. Frontiers in Pharmacology 9: 348.
Zhi-Chun Gu, Xiao-Wei Ma, Xiao-Yuan Zheng, Long Shen, Fang-Hong Shi, et al. (2018) Left Atrial Appendage Thrombus Formation in a Patient on Dabigatran Therapy Associated with ABCB1 and CES-1 Genetic Defect. Frontiers in Pharmacology 9: 491.
Zhi-Chun Gu, Yi-Jing Zhang, Mang-Mang Pan, Chi Zhang, Xiao-Yan Liu, et al. (2018) The safety of endothelin receptor antagonists in the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension: Protocol for a systemic review and network meta-analysis. Medicine 97: e0122.
Zhi-Chun Gu, Chi Zhang, An-Hua Wei, Ming Cui, Jun Pu, et al. (2017) Incidence and risk of respiratory tract infection associated with specific drug therapy in pulmonary arterial hypertension: a systematic review. Scientific reports 7: 16218.
An-Hua Wei, Zhi-Chun Gu, Juan Li, Xiao-Yan Liu, Xiao-Fan Wu, et al. (2016) Clinical adverse effects of endothelin receptor antagonists: insights from the meta-analysis of 4,894 patients from 24 randomized double-blind placebo-controlled clinical trials. Journal of the American Heart Association 5: e003896.
Chi Zhang, Zhi-Chun Gu, Long Shen, Mang-Mang Pan, Yi-Dan Yan, et al. (2018) Non-vitamin K Antagonist Oral Anticoagulants and Cognitive Impairment in Atrial Fibrillation: Insights from the Meta-analysis of Over 90,000 Patients of Randomized Controlled Trials and Real-World Studies. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience 9: 652.
Xiao-Bo Zhai, Zhi-Chun Gu, Xiao-Yan Liu (2018) Clinical pharmacist intervention reduces mortality in patients with acute myocardial infarction: a propensity score matched analysis. European Journal of Hospital Pharmacy 0:1-5.
Lan-Ping Ding, Zhi-Chun Gu, Rong Wang, Yi-Chen Li, Yun Fang (2017) Acute stent thrombosis after stent-assisted coiling in an intracranial aneurysm patient carrying two reduced-function CYP2C19 alleles: A case report. Medicine 96: e8920.
Long Shen, Chi Zhang, Zhi-Chun Gu, Hou-Wen Lin, Xiao-Yan Liu, et al. (2018) Risk of cognitive impairment with non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants in atrial fibrillation: Protocol for a systemic review of randomized controlled trails and real-world studies. Medicine 97: e12072.
An-Hua Wei, Zhi-Chun Gu, Chi Zhang, Yu-Feng Ding, Dong Liu, et al. (2018) Increased Risk of Myocardial Infarction with Dabigatran etexilate: Fact or Fiction? A Critical Meta-analysis of Over 580,000 Patients from Integrating Randomized Controlled Trials and Real-World Studies. International Journal of Cardiology 267: 1-7.
Chi Zhang, Zhi-Chun Gu, Zheng Ding, Long Shen, Mang-Mang Pan, et al. (2019) Decreased risk of renal impairment in atrial fibrillation patients receiving non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants: A pooled analysis of randomized controlled trials and real-world studies. Thrombosis Research 174: 16-23.
An-Hua Wei, Zhi-Chun Gu, Jun Pu (2018) Response to comments of manuscript: Increased risk of myocardial infarction with dabigatran etexilate: Fact or fiction? A critical meta-analysis from integrating randomized controlled trials and real-world Studies: Wine or spritzer? International Journal of Cardiology 270: 80.
Ling-Yun Zhou, Shuo-Fei Yang, Zhen Zhang, Chi Zhang, Long Shen, et al. (2018) A renal function based trade-off analysis of non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants in nonvalvular atrial fibrillation. Frontiers in Physiology 9: 1644.
Long Shen, Sha-Sha Fang, Heng Ge, Zhi-Qing Qiao, Zhi-Chun Gu (2018) Optimal nonvitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulant therapy in a warfarin-sensitive patient after left atrial appendage closure: A case report. Medicine 97: e0683.
Yi-Dan Yan, Chi Zhang, Long Shen, Ying-Jie Su, Xiao-Yan Liu, et al. (2018) Net Clinical Benefit of Non-vitamin K Antagonist Oral Anticoagulants for Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis in Patients With Cancer: A Systematic Review and Trade-Off Analysis From 9 Randomized Controlled Trials. Frontiers in Pharmacology 9: 575.
Yi-Dan Yan, Ying-Jie Su, Bo-Ya Chen, Jiu-Jie Cui, Zai-Li Zhang, et al. (2018) The optimal anticoagulant therapy for mechanical heart valves in a gallbladder cancer patient with hepatic metastases: A case report. Medicine 97: e12368.
Chi Zhang, Long Shen, Min Cui, Xiao-Yan Liu, Zhi-Chun Gu (2017) Ticagrelor-induced life-threatening bleeding via the cyclosporine-mediated drug interaction: A case report. Medicine 96: e8065.
Fang-Hong Shi, Hao Li, Min Cui, Zai-Li Zhang, Zhi-Chun Gu, et al. (2018) Efficacy and Safety of Once-Weekly Semaglutide for the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. Frontiers in Pharmacology 9: 576.
Jia-Chen Yao, Min Cui, Mang-Mang Pan, Zhi-Chun Gu, Wen-Yan Li (2018) Efficacy and safety of CYP2C19 genotype in stroke or transient ischemic attack patients treated with clopidogrel monotherapy or clopidogrel plus aspirin: Protocol for a systemic review and meta-analysis. Medicine 97: e11060.
An-Hua Wei, Jin-Lan Peng, Zhi-Chun Gu, Juan Li (2017) QTc prolongation and Torsades De Pointes Due to a Co-administration of Fluoxetine and Amiodarone in a Patient with Implantable Cardioverter–Defibrillator: case report and review of the literature. Medicine 96: e9071.
Fang-Hong Shi, Hao Li, Zai-Li Zhang, Zhi-Chun Gu, Xiao-Yan Liu (2018) Efficacy and safety of once-weekly semaglutide for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. Protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis. Medicine 97: e0420.
Hai-Chao Zhang, Na Wang, Wen Zhang, Zhi-Chun Gu, Xiao-Yan Liu (2018) Survival benefits of oral anticoagulants in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension: Protocol for a systematic Review and meta-analysis. Medicine 97: e12203.
Hao Li, Fang-Hong Shi, Shi-Ying Huang, Shun-Guo Zhang, Zhi-Chun Gu (2018) Clinical adverse effects of sodium-glucose cotransporter 2 inhibitors: Protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis. Medicine 97: e11853.
Hao Li, Fang-Hong Shi, Shi-Ying Huang, Shun-Guo Zhang, Zhi-Chun Gu, et al. (2018) Clinical adverse effects of natalizumab: Protocol for a meta-analysis of randomized double-blind placebo-controlled clinical trials. Medicine 97: e11507.
Hao Li, Shi-Ying Huang, Shun-Guo Zhang, Min-Ling Chen, Zhi-Chun Gu, et al. (2018) Protocol for a systematic evaluation of pediatric pharmacy development and pediatric pharmacy experts’ research area in China. Medicine 97: e13597.