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8 Citations (Scopus)

Novel management strategy for severe cyanosis after Sano modification of the Norwood procedure

Simsic, J. M., Cuadrado, A., Kirshbom, P. M., Kanter, K. R., Ramaswamy, D., Clabby, M. & Forbess, J. M., Jun 1 2005, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 129, 6, p. 1450-1451 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Severity of Illness Index
Norwood Procedures
Cardiac Surgical Procedures
Cyanosis
Newborn Infant
17 Citations (Scopus)

Optimal mitral annular and subvalvular shape change created by the coapsys device to treat functional mitral regurgitation

Fukamachi, K., Inoue, M., Popović, Z., Ootaki, Y., Kopcak, M. W., Dessoffy, R., Thomas, J. D. & McCarthy, P. M., Jan 1 2005, In : ASAIO Journal. 51, 1, p. 17-21 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mitral Valve Insufficiency
Equipment and Supplies
Hemodynamics
Muscle
Stroke Volume
13 Citations (Scopus)

Osteopontin expression and adventitial angiogenesis induced by local vascular endothelial growth factor 165 reduces experimental aortic calcification

Seipelt, R. G., Backer, C. L., Mavroudis, C., Stellmach, V., Cornwell, M., Seipelt, I. M., Schoendube, F. A. & Crawford, S. E., Jan 1 2005, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 129, 4, p. 773-781 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adventitia
Osteopontin
Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor A
Macrophages
Vascular Calcification
6 Citations (Scopus)

Oxidized linoleic acid regulates expression and shedding of syndecan-4

Houston, M., Julien, M. A., Parthasarathy, S. & Chaikof, E. L., Feb 1 2005, In : American Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology. 288, 2 57-2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Syndecan-4
Linoleic Acid
Messenger RNA
Fatty Acids
Lipids
48 Citations (Scopus)

Post-operative obesity and cachexia are risk factors for morbidity and mortality after heart transplant: Multi-institutional study of post-operative weight change

Grady, K. L., Naftel, D., Pamboukian, S. V., Frazier, O. H., Hauptman, P., Herre, J., Eisen, H., Smart, F. & Bourge, R., Sep 1 2005, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 24, 9, p. 1424-1430 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cachexia
Obesity
Morbidity
Transplants
Weights and Measures
14 Citations (Scopus)

Predictors of physical functional disability at 5 to 6 years after heart transplantation

Grady, K. L., Naftel, D. C., Kirklin, J. K., White-Williams, C., Kobashigawa, J., Chait, J., Young, J. B., Pelegrin, D., Patton-Schroeder, K., Rybarczyk, B., Daily, J., Piccione, W. & Heroux, A., Dec 1 2005, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 24, 12, p. 2279-2285 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Transplantation
Comorbidity
Activities of Daily Living
Demography
Self Report
26 Citations (Scopus)

Predictors of quality of life at 5 to 6 years after heart transplantation

Grady, K. L., Naftel, D. C., White-Williams, C., Bellg, A. J., Young, J. B., Pelegrin, D., Patton-Schroeder, K., Kobashigawa, J., Chait, J., Kirklin, J. K., Piccione, W., McLeod, M. & Heroux, A., Sep 1 2005, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 24, 9, p. 1431-1439 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Transplantation
Quality of Life
Demography
Patient Satisfaction
Self Report
16 Citations (Scopus)

Redo mitral valve replacement in children

Kanter, K. R., Forbess, J. M. & Kirshbom, P. M., Aug 1 2005, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 80, 2, p. 642-646 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mitral Valve
Heterografts
Embolism and Thrombosis
Ventricular Outflow Obstruction
Tricuspid Valve
5 Citations (Scopus)

Reduction of mitral regurgitation using the coapsys device: A novel ex vivo method using excised recipients' hearts

Fukamachi, K., Inoue, M., Doi, K., Schenk, S., Nemeh, H., Faber, C., Navia, J. L. & McCarthy, P. M., Jan 1 2005, In : ASAIO Journal. 51, 1, p. 82-84 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mitral Valve Insufficiency
Equipment and Supplies
Heart Transplantation
Heart Atria
Chemical analysis
29 Citations (Scopus)

Residual high incidence of ventricular arrhythmias after left ventricular reconstructive surgery

O'Neill, J. O., Starling, R. C., Khaykin, Y., McCarthy, P. M., Young, J. B., Hail, M., Albert, N. M., Smedira, N. & Chung, M. K., Nov 1 2005, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 130, 5, p. 1250-1256 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reconstructive Surgical Procedures
Implantable Defibrillators
Cardiac Arrhythmias
Incidence
Heart Transplantation
254 Citations (Scopus)

Safety and feasibility of autologous myoblast transplantation in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy: Four-year follow-up

Dib, N., Michler, R. E., Pagani, F. D., Wright, S., Kereiakes, D. J., Lengerich, R., Binkley, P., Buchele, D., Anand, I., Swingen, C., Di Carli, M. F., Thomas, J. D., Jaber, W. A., Opie, S. R., Campbell, A., McCarthy, P., Yeager, M., Dilsizian, V., Griffith, B. P., Korn, R. & 7 others, Kreuger, S. K., Ghazoul, M., MacLellan, W. R., Fonarow, G., Eisen, H. J., Dinsmore, J. & Diethrich, E., Sep 20 2005, In : Circulation. 112, 12, p. 1748-1755 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Autologous Transplantation
Myoblasts
Cardiomyopathies
Safety
Skeletal Myoblasts
13 Citations (Scopus)

Spontaneous subcapsular splenic hematoma: A rare complication of pancreatitis

Patel, V. G., Eltayeb, O. M., Zakaria, M., Fortson, J. K. & Weaver, W. L., Dec 1 2005, In : American Surgeon. 71, 12, p. 1066-1069 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hematoma
Pancreatitis
Pancreas
Pancreatic Pseudocyst
Dissection
3 Citations (Scopus)

Successful enucleation of a giant cardiac hemangioendothelioma showing an unusual proliferation pattern

Kitamura, H., Okabayashi, H., Hanyu, M., Soga, Y., Nomoto, T., Johno, H., Nakano, J., Matsuo, T., Yokota, T. & Inoue, K., Oct 1 2005, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 130, 4, p. 1199-1201 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hemangioendothelioma
Remission Induction
Heart Neoplasms
Cell Division
90 Citations (Scopus)

Surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation with bipolar radiofrequency as the primary modality

Gillinov, A. M., McCarthy, P. M., Blackstone, E. H., Rajeswaran, J., Pettersson, G., Sabik, J. F., Svensson, L. G., Cosgrove, D. M., Hill, K. M., Gonzalez-Stawinski, G. V., Marrouche, N. & Natale, A., Jan 1 2005, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 129, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atrial Fibrillation
Electrocardiography
Recurrence
123 Citations (Scopus)

Surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation with off-pump, epicardial, high-intensity focused ultrasound: Results of a multicenter trial

Ninet, J., Roques, X., Seitelberger, R., Deville, C., Pomar, J. L., Robin, J., Jegaden, O., Wellens, F., Wolner, E., Vedrinne, C., Gottardi, R., Orrit, J., Billes, M. A., Hoffmann, D. A., Cox, J. L. & Champsaur, G. L., Jan 1 2005, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 130, 3, p. 803.e1-803.e8

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atrial Fibrillation
Multicenter Studies
Equipment and Supplies
Pulmonary Veins
Acoustics
160 Citations (Scopus)

Surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation: Predictors of late recurrence

Gaynor, S. L., Schuessler, R. B., Bailey, M. S., Ishii, Y., Boineau, J. P., Gleva, M. J., Cox, J. L. & Damiano, R. J., Jan 1 2005, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 129, 1, p. 104-111 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atrial Fibrillation
Recurrence
Therapeutics
Mitral Valve
Coronary Artery Bypass
72 Citations (Scopus)

Surgical ventricular restoration: The RESTORE group experience

Athanasuleas, C. L., Buckberg, G., Stanley, A. W. H., Siler, W., Dor, V., Di Donato, M., Menicanti, L., de Oliveira, S. A., Beyersdorf, F., Kron, I. L., Suma, H., Kouchoukos, N. T., Moore, W., McCarthy, P. M., Oz, M. C., Fontan, F., Scott, M. L., Accola, K. A., Blackstone, E. H., Starling, R. C. & 11 others, Young, J. B., Kirklin, J. W., Kern, J., Powers, E., Cole, P. L., Rose, E. A., Santambrogio, C., da Luz, P. L., de Oliveira, S. A., Horii, T. & Isshiki, T., Jan 1 2005, In : Heart Failure Reviews. 9, 4, p. 287-297 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mitral Valve
Infarction
Patient Readmission
Ventricular Function
Cardiomyopathies
9 Citations (Scopus)

Techniques for repairing the aortic and truncal valves

Backer, C. L., Feb 1 2005, In : Cardiology in the young. 15, SUPPL. 1, p. 125-131 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aortic Valve
Pathologic Constriction
103 Citations (Scopus)

Tetralogy of Fallot: Results of a pulmonary valve-sparing strategy

Stewart, R. D., Backer, C. L., Young, L. & Mavroudis, C., Oct 1 2005, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 80, 4, p. 1431-1439 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pulmonary Valve
Tetralogy of Fallot
Heart Ventricles
Reoperation
Pressure
10 Citations (Scopus)

The case against minimally invasive cardiac surgery

Mavroudis, C., Backer, C. L., Stewart, R. D. & Heraty, P., Jan 1 2005, In : Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Annual. 8, 1, p. 193-197 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
Thoracic Surgery
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Atrial Heart Septal Defects
Ventricular Heart Septal Defects
106 Citations (Scopus)

The Cox maze procedure in mitral valve disease: Predictors of recurrent atrial fibrillation

Gillinov, A. M., Sirak, J., Blackstone, E. H., McCarthy, P. M., Rajeswaran, J., Pettersson, G., Joseph Sabik, F., Svensson, L. G., Navia, J. L., Cosgrove, D. M., Marrouche, N. & Natale, A., Jan 1 2005, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 130, 6, p. 1653-1660.e2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mitral Valve
Atrial Fibrillation
Hospital Mortality
Electrocardiography
125 Citations (Scopus)

Total anomalous pulmonary venous connection: An analysis of current management strategies in a single institution

Hancock Friesen, C. L., Zurakowski, D., Thiagarajan, R. R., Forbess, J. M., Del Nido, P. J., Mayer, J. E. & Jonas, R. A., Jan 1 2005, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 79, 2, p. 596-606 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lung
Confidence Intervals
Mortality
Anatomy
Survival
55 Citations (Scopus)

Total cavopulmonary connection flow with functional left pulmonary artery stenosis: Angioplasty and fenestration in vitro

Pekkan, K., Kitajima, H. D., De Zelicourt, D., Forbess, J. M., Parks, W. J., Fogel, M. A., Sharma, S., Kanter, K. R., Frakes, D. & Yoganathan, A. P., Nov 1 2005, In : Circulation. 112, 21, p. 3264-3271 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Angioplasty
Pathologic Constriction
Perfusion
Lung
Hydrodynamics
135 Citations (Scopus)

Trends in vascular ring surgery

Backer, C. L., Mavroudis, C., Rigsby, C. K. & Holinger, L. D., Jan 1 2005, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 129, 6, p. 1339-1347 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thoracic Aorta
Blood Vessels
Diverticulum
Subclavian Artery
Patient Rights
186 Citations (Scopus)

Tricuspid valve tethering predicts residual tricuspid regurgitation after tricuspid annuloplasty

Fukuda, S., Song, J. M., Gillinov, A. M., McCarthy, P. M., Daimon, M., Kongsaerepong, V., Thomas, J. D. & Shiota, T., Mar 1 2005, In : Circulation. 111, 8, p. 975-979 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tricuspid Valve Insufficiency
Tricuspid Valve
Right Ventricular Dysfunction
Left Ventricular Dysfunction
Stroke Volume
48 Citations (Scopus)

Tubular heart valves: A new tissue prosthesis design - Preclinical evaluation of the 3F aortic bioprosthesis

Cox, J. L., Ad, N., Myers, K., Gharib, M. & Quijano, R. C., Aug 1 2005, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 130, 2, p. 520-527 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prosthesis Design
Bioprosthesis
Heart Valves
Aortic Valve
Pressure
13 Citations (Scopus)

Upregulation of hypoxia inducible factor is associated with attenuation of neuronal injury in neonatal piglets undergoing deep hypothermic circulatory arrest

Kerendi, F., Halkos, M. E., Kin, H., Corvera, J. S., Brat, D. J., Wagner, M. B., Vinten-Johansen, J., Zhao, Z. Q., Forbess, J. M., Kanter, K. R., Kelley, M. E. & Kirshbom, P. M., Oct 2005, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 130, 4, p. 1079.e1-1079.e10

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Deep Hypothermia Induced Circulatory Arrest
Up-Regulation
Deferoxamine
Wounds and Injuries
Erythropoietin
29 Citations (Scopus)

Video-assisted thoracoscopic division of vascular rings in pediatric patients

Koontz, C. S., Bhatia, A., Forbess, J. & Wulkan, M. L., Dec 1 2005, In : American Surgeon. 71, 4, p. 289-291 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blood Vessels
Pediatrics
Deglutition Disorders
Thoracic Aorta
Research Ethics Committees
50 Citations (Scopus)

Who returns to work after heart transplantation?

White-Williams, C., Jalowiec, A. & Grady, K., Dec 1 2005, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 24, 12, p. 2255-2261 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Return to Work
Heart Transplantation
Transplants
Sickness Impact Profile
Quality of Life
2004
36 Citations (Scopus)

Alterations in the natriuretic hormone system related to cardiopulmonary bypass in infants with congestive heart failure

Costello, J. M., Backer, C. L., Checchia, P. A., Mavroudis, C., Seipelt, R. G. & Goodman, D. M., Jan 1 2004, In : Pediatric Cardiology. 25, 4, p. 347-353 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Natriuretic Agents
Brain Natriuretic Peptide
Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Atrial Natriuretic Factor
Heart Failure
17 Citations (Scopus)

Angiotensin II receptors from peritransplantation through first-year post-transplantation and the risk of transplant coronary artery disease

Yousufuddin, M., Cook, D. J., Starling, R. C., Abdo, A., Paul, P., Tuzcu, E. M., Ratliff, N. B., McCarthy, P. M., Young, J. B. & Yamani, M. H., May 5 2004, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 43, 9, p. 1565-1573 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Angiotensin Receptors
Tunica Intima
Coronary Artery Disease
Transplantation
Transplants
92 Citations (Scopus)

Annular geometry and motion in human ischemic mitral regurgitation: Novel assessment with three-dimensional echocardiography and computer reconstruction

Ahmad, R. M., Gillinov, A. M., McCarthy, P. M., Blackstone, E. H., Apperson-Hansen, C., Qin, J. X., Agler, D., Shiota, T. & Cosgrove, D. M., Dec 1 2004, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 78, 6, p. 2063-2068 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Three-Dimensional Echocardiography
Mitral Valve Insufficiency
Diastole
Systole
Software
57 Citations (Scopus)

A prospective multicenter trial of bipolar radiofrequency ablation for atrial fibrillation: Early results

Mokadam, N. A., McCarthy, P. M., Gillinov, A. M., Ryan, W. H., Moon, M. R., Mack, M. J., Gaynor, S. L., Prasad, S. M., Wickline, S. A., Bailey, M. S., Damiano, N. R., Ishii, Y., Schuessler, R. B. & Damiano, R. J., Nov 1 2004, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 78, 5, p. 1665-1670 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pulmonary Veins
Atrial Fibrillation
Multicenter Studies
Tomography
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
17 Citations (Scopus)

Bipolar radiofrequency to ablate atrial fibrillation in patients undergoing mitral valve surgery

Gillinov, A. M., McCarthy, P. M., Blackstone, E. H., Pettersson, G., Calhoun, R., Sabik, J. F. & Cosgrove, D. M., Jan 1 2004, In : Heart Surgery Forum. 7, 2, p. 63-68 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mitral Valve
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Pulmonary Veins
Atrial Appendage
11 Citations (Scopus)

Captopril suppresses Post-transplantation angiogenic activity in rat allograft coronary vessels

Crawford, S. E., Mavroudis, C., Backer, C. L., Huang, X., Mu, Y., Volpert, O. V., Stellmach, V., Pahl, E. & Huang, L., Jun 1 2004, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 23, 6, p. 666-673 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Platelet Activating Factor
Captopril
Allografts
Coronary Vessels
Thrombospondin 1
23 Citations (Scopus)

Capture management efficacy in children and young adults with endocardial and unipolar epicardial systems

Cohen, M. I., Buck, K., Tanel, R. E., Vetter, V. L., Rhodes, L. A., Cox, J. L., Sheldon, T. & Ruetz, L., May 1 2004, In : Europace. 6, 3, p. 248-255 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Young Adult
Equipment and Supplies
Observation
Prospective Studies
15 Citations (Scopus)

Cardiac angiotensin II receptors as predictors of transplant coronary artery disease following heart transplantation

Yousufuddin, M., Haji, S., Starling, R. C., Tuzcu, E. M., Ratliff, N. B., Cook, D. J., Abdo, A., Saad, Y., Karnik, S. S., Wang, D., McCarthy, P. M., Young, J. B. & Yamani, M. H., Mar 1 2004, In : European Heart Journal. 25, 5, p. 377-385 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Angiotensin Receptors
Heart Transplantation
Coronary Artery Disease
Transplants
Tunica Intima
11 Citations (Scopus)

Cardiac plasma cell granulomas: Response to oral steroid treatment

Ferbend, P., Abramson, L. P., Backer, C. L., Mavroudis, C., Webb, C. L., Doll, J. A., Junewiek, J. J. & Crawford, S. E., Jan 1 2004, In : Pediatric Cardiology. 25, 4, p. 406-410 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plasma Cell Granuloma
Steroids
Heart Ventricles
Adrenal Cortex Hormones
Lung
31 Citations (Scopus)

Cardiac retransplantation in children

Kanter, K. R., Vincent, R. N., Berg, A. M., Mahle, W. T., Forbess, J. M. & Kirshbom, P. M., Aug 1 2004, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 78, 2, p. 644-649 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transplants
Tissue Donors
Pediatrics
Tracheostomy
Mechanical Ventilators
29 Citations (Scopus)

Changes in mitral annular and left ventricular dimensions and left ventricular pressure-volume relations after off-pump treatment of mitral regurgitation with the Coapsys device

Fukamachi, K., Popović, Z. B., Inoue, M., Doi, K., Schenk, S., Ootaki, Y., Kopcak, M. W. & McCarthy, P. M., Mar 1 2004, In : European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 25, 3, p. 352-357 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mitral Valve Insufficiency
Ventricular Pressure
Equipment and Supplies
Doppler Color Echocardiography
Blood Pressure
26 Citations (Scopus)
Allografts
Pulmonary Valve
Pulmonary Artery
Heart Ventricles
Lung
249 Citations (Scopus)

Consensus statement: Palliative and supportive care in advanced heart failure

Goodlin, S. J., Hauptman, P. J., Arnold, R., Grady, K., Hershberger, R. E., Kutner, J., Masoudi, F., Spertus, J., Dracup, K., Cleary, J. F., Medak, R., Crispell, K., Piña, I., Stuart, B., Whitney, C., Rector, T., Teno, J. & Renlund, D. G., Jan 1 2004, In : Journal of Cardiac Failure. 10, 3, p. 200-209 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palliative Care
Consensus
Heart Failure
Research
Patient Care Planning
19 Citations (Scopus)

Contemporary outcomes of outpatients referred for cardiac transplantation evaluation to a tertiary heart failure center: Impact of surgical alternatives

Mahon, N. G., O'Neill, J. O., Young, J. B., Bennett, R., Hoercher, K., Banbury, M. K., Navia, J. L., Smedira, N. G., McCarthy, P. M. & Starling, R. C., Aug 1 2004, In : Journal of Cardiac Failure. 10, 4, p. 273-278 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Transplantation
Outpatients
Heart Failure
Transplants
Referral and Consultation
26 Citations (Scopus)

Cytoskeletal structure and recovery in single human cardiac myocytes

Aquila, L. A., McCarthy, P. M., Smedira, N. G., Young, J. B. & Moravec, C. S., Aug 1 2004, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 23, 8, p. 954-963 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart-Assist Devices
Cardiac Myocytes
Cytoskeleton
Muscle Cells
Vinculin
15 Citations (Scopus)

De vega tricuspid annuloplasty for systemic tricuspid regurgitation in children with univentricular physiology

Kanter, K. R., Forbess, J. M., Fyfe, D. A., Mahle, W. T. & Kirshbom, P. M., Jan 1 2004, In : Journal of Heart Valve Disease. 13, 1, p. 86-90 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tricuspid Valve Insufficiency
Tricuspid Valve
Fontan Procedure
Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
Heart Transplantation
47 Citations (Scopus)

Does acute cellular rejection correlate with cardiac allograft vasculopathy?

Yamani, M. H., Yousufuddin, M., Starling, R. C., Tuzcu, M., Ratliff, N. B., Cook, D. J., Abdo, A., Crowe, T., Hobbs, R., Rincon, G., Bott-Silverman, C., McCarthy, P. M. & Young, J. B., Mar 1 2004, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 23, 3, p. 272-276 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tunica Intima
Allografts
Fibrosis
Biopsy
Confounding Factors (Epidemiology)
131 Citations (Scopus)

Does preoperative atrial fibrillation reduce survival after coronary artery bypass grafting?

Quader, M. A., McCarthy, P. M., Gillinov, A. M., Alster, J. M., Cosgrove, D. M., Lytle, B. W. & Blackstone, E. H., May 1 2004, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 77, 5, p. 1514-1524 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coronary Artery Bypass
Atrial Fibrillation
Survival
Propensity Score
Mortality
197 Citations (Scopus)

Does the arterial cannulation site for circulatory arrest influence stroke risk?

Svensson, L. G., Blackstone, E. H., Rajeswaran, J., Sabik, J. F., Lytle, B. W., Gonzalez-Stawinski, G., Varvitsiotis, P., Banbury, M. K., McCarthy, P. M., Pettersson, G. B. & Cosgrove, D. M., Oct 1 2004, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 78, 4, p. 1274-1284 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Catheterization
Stroke
Transplants
Arteriosclerosis
Hospital Mortality
71 Citations (Scopus)

Donor hepatitis-C seropositivity is an independent risk factor for the development of accelerated coronary vasculopathy and predicts outcome after cardiac transplantation

Haji, S. A., Starling, R. C., Avery, R. K., Mawhorter, S., Tuzcu, E. M., Schoenhagen, P., Cook, D. J., Ratliff, N. B., McCarthy, P. M., Young, J. B. & Yamani, M. H., Mar 1 2004, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 23, 3, p. 277-283 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Transplantation
Hepatitis C
Tissue Donors
Mortality
Confidence Intervals

Early results and problems with St. Jude medical symmetry bypass system in Japan

Kitamura, H., Okabayashi, H., Hanyu, M., Nakano, J., Kono, S., Nomoto, T., Nagasawa, A., Sakaguchi, H., Johno, H. & Matsuo, T., Jan 1 2004, In : Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals. 12, 3, p. 236-238 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Japan
Saphenous Vein
Nervous System
Morbidity
Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass