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34 Citations (Scopus)

Surgical valvuloplasty versus balloon aortic dilation for congenital aortic stenosis: Are evidence-based outcomes relevant?

Brown, J. W., Rodefeld, M. D., Ruzmetov, M., Eltayeb, O., Yurdakok, O. & Turrentine, M. W., Jul 1 2012, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 94, 1, p. 146-155 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Balloon Valvuloplasty
Aortic Valve Stenosis
Dilatation
Aortic Valve
Newborn Infant
4 Citations (Scopus)

Takedown of cavopulmonary (Glenn) shunt: A technique using a right atrial flap

Baird, C. W. & Forbess, J. M., Mar 1 2012, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 143, 3, p. 747-749 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Right Heart Bypass
Fontan Procedure
Surgical Flaps
Superior Vena Cava
Congenital Heart Defects
120 Citations (Scopus)

The cox-maze procedure for lone atrial fibrillation a single-center experience over 2 decades

Weimar, T., Schena, S., Bailey, M. S., Maniar, H. S., Schuessler, R. B., Cox, J. L. & Damiano, R. J., Feb 1 2012, In : Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology. 5, 1, p. 8-14 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atrial Fibrillation
Therapeutics
Stroke
Mortality
5 Citations (Scopus)

The Effects of Multiple Doses of Glucocorticoids on the Inflammatory Response to Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Children

Bronicki, R. A., Checchia, P. A., Stuart-Killion, R. B., Dixon, D. J. & Backer, C. L., Jan 1 2012, In : World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery. 3, 4, p. 439-445 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Glucocorticoids
Complement C3a
Complement Activation
Body Temperature
8 Citations (Scopus)
Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation
Aortic Valve Stenosis
Regional Blood Flow
Cardiac Catheterization
Aortic Valve

Truncus and transposition: The Chicago approach

Backer, C. L. & Russell, H. M., Dec 1 2012, In : Cardiology in the young. 22, 6, p. 732-738 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21st Century History
20th Century History
Persistent Truncus Arteriosus
Cardiac Surgical Procedures
Transposition of Great Vessels
1557 Citations (Scopus)

Two-year outcomes after transcatheter or surgical aortic-valve replacement

Kodali, S. K., Williams, M. R., Smith, C. R., Svensson, L. G., Webb, J. G., Makkar, R. R., Fontana, G. P., Dewey, T. M., Thourani, V. H., Pichard, A. D., Fischbein, M., Szeto, W. Y., Lim, S., Greason, K. L., Teirstein, P. S., Malaisrie, S. C., Douglas, P. S., Hahn, R. T., Whisenant, B., Zajarias, A. & 4 others, Wang, D., Akin, J. J., Anderson, W. N. & Leon, M. B., May 3 2012, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 366, 18, p. 1686-1695 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aortic Valve
Surgical Instruments
Mortality
Stroke
Aortic Valve Stenosis
26 Citations (Scopus)

Ventricular Assist Device Support in Children and Adolescents With Heart Failure: The Children's Medical Center of Dallas Experience

Sharma, M. S., Forbess, J. M. & Guleserian, K. J., Jul 1 2012, In : Artificial Organs. 36, 7, p. 635-639 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart-Assist Devices
Heart Failure
Isoantibodies
Pediatrics
Oxygenation
4 Citations (Scopus)

Web based "Global Virtual Museum of Congenital Cardiac Pathology"

Giroud, J. M., Jacobs, J. P., Fricker, F. J., Spicer, D., Backer, C. L., Franklin, R. C. G., Beland, M. J., Krogmann, O. N., Aiello, V. D., Colan, S. D., Everett, A. D., Gaynor, J. W., Kurosawa, H., Maruszewski, B., Stellin, G., Tchervenkov, C. I., Walters, H. L., Weinberg, P., Fogel, M. A., Jacobs, M. L. & 2 others, Elliott, M. J. & Anderson, R. H., Jan 1 2012, In : Progress in Pediatric cardiology. 33, 1, p. 91-97 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Museums
Pathology
Child Care
Terminology
Heart Diseases
2011
7 Citations (Scopus)
Cardiac Arrhythmias
Tricuspid Atresia
Fontan Procedure
Heart Transplantation
Heart Ventricles
8 Citations (Scopus)

ACCF/AHA/ACR/SCAI/SIR/SVM/SVN/SVS 2010 performance measures for adults with peripheral artery disease. A Report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Performance Measures, the American College of Radiology, the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions, the Society for Interventional Radiology, the Society for Vascular Medicine, the Socie

Olin, J. W., Allie, D. E., Belkin, M., Bonow, R. O., Casey, D. E., Creager, M. A., Gerber, T. C., Hirsch, A. T., Jaff, M. R., Kaufman, J. A., Lewis, C. A., Martin, E. T., Martin, L. G., Sheehan, P., Stewart, K. J., Treat-Jacobson, D., White, C. J., Zheng, Z. J., Masoudi, F. A., DeLong, E. & 9 others, Erwin, J. P., Goff, D. C., Grady, K., Green, L. A., Heidenreich, P. A., Jenkins, K. J., Loth, A. R., Peterson, E. D. & Shahian, D. M., Mar 1 2011, In : Journal of Vascular Nursing. 29, 1, p. 23-60 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interventional Radiology
Peripheral Arterial Disease
Advisory Committees
Cardiology
Radiology
12 Citations (Scopus)

A novel combination of bioresorbable polymeric film and expanded polytetrafluoroethylene provides a protective barrier and reduces adhesions

Kaushal, S., Patel, S. K., Goh, S. K., Sood, A., Walker, B. L. & Backer, C. L., Mar 1 2011, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 141, 3, p. 789-795 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polytetrafluoroethylene
Sternum
Architectural Accessibility
Sternotomy
Pericardium
3 Citations (Scopus)

An unusual case of a large cavernous hemangioma invading the left ventricular apex

Atoui, R., Yeldandi, A. V., McCarthy, P. M., Lee, R., Malaisrie, S. C. & McGee, E., Feb 1 2011, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 91, 2, p. 602-603 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cavernous Hemangioma
Heart Neoplasms
Hemangioma
Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Blood Vessels
41 Citations (Scopus)

A simplified categorization for common arterial trunk

Russell, H. M., Jacobs, M. L., Anderson, R. H., Mavroudis, C., Spicer, D., Corcrain, E. & Backer, C. L., Mar 1 2011, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 141, 3, p. 645-653 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lung
Pulmonary Artery
Pericardium
Thoracic Aorta
5 Citations (Scopus)

Association Between Postoperative Fever and Atelectasis in Pediatric Patients

Kane, J. M., Friedman, M., Mitchell, J. B., Wang, D., Huang, Z. & Backer, C. L., Jan 1 2011, In : World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery. 2, 3, p. 359-363 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pulmonary Atelectasis
Fever
Pediatrics
Thoracic Surgery
Cardiopulmonary Bypass
17 Citations (Scopus)

Biventricular continuous flow VADs demonstrate diurnal flow variation and lead to end-organ recovery

McGee, E. C., Ahmad, U., Tamez, D., Brown, M., Voskoboynikov, N., Malaisrie, S. C., Lee, R. & McCarthy, P. M., Jul 1 2011, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 92, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Equipment and Supplies
Heart-Assist Devices
Heart Transplantation
2 Citations (Scopus)

Calcified Right Atrial Myxoma in an Adolescent

Weiss, S. L., Russell, H. M., Lay, A. S. D. & Backer, C. L., Jan 1 2011, In : World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery. 2, 3, p. 523-525 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myxoma
Heart Neoplasms
Chest Pain
Thorax
12 Citations (Scopus)

Cerebral near-infrared spectroscopy during cardiopulmonary bypass predicts superior vena cava oxygen saturation

Ginther, R., Sebastian, V. A., Huang, R., Leonard, S. R., Gorney, R., Guleserian, K. J. & Forbess, J. M., Aug 1 2011, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 142, 2, p. 359-365 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Superior Vena Cava
Near-Infrared Spectroscopy
Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Oxygen
Inferior Vena Cava
143 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization and functionality of cardiac progenitor cells in congenital heart patients

Mishra, R., Vijayan, K., Colletti, E. J., Harrington, D. A., Matthiesen, T. S., Simpson, D., Kia Goh, S., Walker, B. L., Almeida-Porada, G., Wang, D., Backer, C. L., Dudley, S. C., Wold, L. E. & Kaushal, S., Feb 1 2011, In : Circulation. 123, 4, p. 364-373 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stem Cells
Heart Atria
Congenital Heart Defects
Regeneration
Myocardium
8 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of gastrointestinal morbidity after Norwood and hybrid palliation for complex heart defects

Weiss, S. L., Gossett, J. G., Kaushal, S., Wang, D., Backer, C. L. & Wald, E. L., Apr 1 2011, In : Pediatric cardiology. 32, 4, p. 391-398 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blalock-Taussig Procedure
Morbidity
Necrotizing Enterocolitis
Heart Ventricles
Incidence
11 Citations (Scopus)

Contegra Versus Pulmonary Homografts for Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Reconstruction: A Ten-Year Single-Institution Comparison

Brown, J. W., Ruzmetov, M., Rodefeld, M. D., Eltayeb, O., Yurdakok, O. & Turrentine, M. W., Jan 1 2011, In : World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery. 2, 4, p. 541-549 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Allografts
Lung
Ventricular Outflow Obstruction
Transplants
Pathologic Constriction
53 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of a percutaneous mechanical circulatory support device for medically refractory right ventricular failure

Kapur, N. K., Paruchuri, V., Korabathina, R., Al-Mohammdi, R., Mudd, J. O., Prutkin, J., Esposito, M., Shah, A., Kiernan, M. S., Sech, C., Pham, D. T., Konstam, M. A. & Denofrio, D., Dec 1 2011, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 30, 12, p. 1360-1367 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Equipment and Supplies
Inferior Wall Myocardial Infarction
Hemodynamics
Hospital Mortality
Catheterization
29 Citations (Scopus)
Laughter
Wit and Humor
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Health Status
Quality of Life
31 Citations (Scopus)

Extracardiac Versus Intra-Atrial Lateral Tunnel Fontan: Extracardiac is Better

Backer, C. L., Deal, B., Kaushal, S., Russell, H. M., Tsao, S. & Mavroudis, C., Mar 30 2011, In : Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery: Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Annual. 14, 1, p. 4-10 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fontan Procedure
Cardiac Arrhythmias
Anatomy
Hemodynamics
Mortality
16 Citations (Scopus)

Factors associated with work status at 5 and 10 years after heart transplantation

White-Williams, C., Wang, E., Rybarczyk, B. & Grady, K. L., Nov 1 2011, In : Clinical Transplantation. 25, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Transplantation
Return to Work
Sickness Impact Profile
Transplants
Demography
92 Citations (Scopus)

Fifteen-year outcome trends for valve surgery in North America

Lee, R., Li, S., Rankin, J. S., O'Brien, S. M., Gammie, J. S., Peterson, E. D., McCarthy, P. M. & Edwards, F. H., Mar 1 2011, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 91, 3, p. 677-684 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

North America
Mortality
Lung
Pulmonary Valve
Heart Valves
12 Citations (Scopus)

Gender and age differences in symptom distress and functional disability one year after heart transplant surgery

Jalowiec, A., Grady, K. L. & White-Williams, C., Jan 1 2011, In : Heart and Lung: Journal of Acute and Critical Care. 40, 1, p. 21-30 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thoracic Surgery
Analysis of Variance
Transplants
Walking
Sickness Impact Profile
28 Citations (Scopus)

Improvements in health-related quality of life before and after isolated cardiac operations

Grady, K. L., Lee, R., Subačius, H., Malaisrie, S. C., McGee, E. C., Kruse, J., Goldberger, J. J. & McCarthy, P. M., Mar 1 2011, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 91, 3, p. 777-783 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality of Life
Cardiac Surgical Procedures
Aortic Valve
Mitral Valve
Coronary Artery Bypass
12 Citations (Scopus)

Inappropriate implantable cardioverter-defibrillator therapy due to electromagnetic interference in patient with a HeartWare HVAD left ventricular assist device

Mozes, A., Denofrio, D., Pham, D. T. & Homoud, M. K., May 1 2011, In : Heart Rhythm. 8, 5, p. 778-780 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart-Assist Devices
Implantable Defibrillators
Electromagnetic Phenomena
Sudden Cardiac Death
Treatment Failure
45 Citations (Scopus)

Intramural coronary length correlates with symptoms in patients with anomalous aortic origin of the coronary artery

Kaushal, S., Backer, C. L., Popescu, A. R., Walker, B. L., Russell, H. M., Koenig, P. R., Rigsby, C. K. & Mavroudis, C., Sep 1 2011, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 92, 3, p. 986-992 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coronary Vessels
Chest Pain
Sinus of Valsalva
Syncope
Patient Rights
46 Citations (Scopus)

Management of HeartWare left ventricular assist device thrombosis using intracavitary thrombolytics

Kiernan, M. S., Pham, D. T., Denofrio, D. & Kapur, N. K., Sep 1 2011, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 142, 3, p. 712-714 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prosthesis Design
Heart-Assist Devices
International Normalized Ratio
Fibrinolytic Agents
Tissue Plasminogen Activator
44 Citations (Scopus)

Performance of SynerGraft decellularized pulmonary homograft in patients undergoing a Ross procedure

Brown, J. W., Ruzmetov, M., Eltayeb, O., Rodefeld, M. D. & Turrentine, M. W., Feb 1 2011, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 91, 2, p. 416-423 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Allografts
Lung
Aortic Valve
Hemodynamics
Ventricular Outflow Obstruction
21 Citations (Scopus)

Reoperative techniques for complications after arterial switch

Mavroudis, C., Stewart, R. D., Backer, C. L., Rudra, H., Vargo, P. & Jacobs, M. L., Nov 1 2011, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 92, 5, p. 1747-1755 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reoperation
Coronary Vessels
Myocardial Revascularization
Transposition of Great Vessels
Pulmonary Valve Stenosis
316 Citations (Scopus)

Results of the post-U.S. food and drug administration-approval study with a continuous flow left ventricular assist device as a bridge to heart transplantation: A prospective study using the INTERMACS (Interagency Registry for Mechanically Assisted Circulatory Support)

Starling, R. C., Naka, Y., Boyle, A. J., Gonzalez-Stawinski, G., John, R., Jorde, U., Russell, S. D., Conte, J. V., Aaronson, K. D., McGee, E. C., Cotts, W. G., Denofrio, D., Pham, D. T., Farrar, D. J. & Pagani, F. D., May 10 2011, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 57, 19, p. 1890-1898 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drug Approval
Heart-Assist Devices
Heart Transplantation
Registries
Prospective Studies
120 Citations (Scopus)

Standardized multidisciplinary protocol improves handover of cardiac surgery patients to the intensive care unit

Joy, B. F., Elliott, E., Hardy, C., Sullivan, C., Backer, C. L. & Kane, J. M., Jan 1 2011, In : Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. 12, 3, p. 304-308 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Handoff
Thoracic Surgery
Intensive Care Units
Operating Rooms
Caregivers

Subacute left ventricular rupture supported with a percutaneous left ventricular assist device

Korabathina, R., Pham, D. T. & Kapur, N. K., Jun 1 2011, In : Journal of Invasive Cardiology. 23, 6, p. 246-247 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Rupture
Heart-Assist Devices
Rupture
Cardiogenic Shock
Case Management
15 Citations (Scopus)

Surgical treatment for isolated atrial fibrillation: Minimally invasive vs classic cut and sew maze

Lee, R., McCarthy, P. M., Passman, R. S., Kruse, J., Malaisrie, S. C., McGee, E. C., Lapin, B., Jacobson, J. T., Goldberger, J. & Knight, B. P., Nov 1 2011, In : Innovations: Technology and Techniques in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery. 6, 6, p. 373-377 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atrial Fibrillation
Catheter Ablation
Pulmonary Veins
Therapeutics
Atrial Appendage
32 Citations (Scopus)

The arterial switch operation: 25-year experience with 258 patients

Rudra, H. S., Mavroudis, C., Backer, C. L., Kaushal, S., Russell, H., Stewart, R. D., Webb, C. & Sullivan, C., Nov 1 2011, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 92, 5, p. 1742-1746 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anatomy
Coronary Vessels
Pulmonary Artery
Arteries
Mortality
27 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of cardiopulmonary bypass on the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis in children

Wald, E. L., Preze, E., Eickhoff, J. C. & Backer, C. L., Jan 1 2011, In : Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. 12, 2, p. 190-196 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transcortin
Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Hydrocortisone
Low Cardiac Output
Adrenal Insufficiency
55 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of progressive, reinforcing telephone education and counseling versus brief educational intervention on knowledge, self-care behaviors and heart failure symptoms

Baker, D. W., Dewalt, D. A., Schillinger, D., Hawk, V., Ruo, B., Bibbins-Domingo, K., Weinberger, M., MacAbasco-O'Connell, A., Grady, K. L., Holmes, G. M., Erman, B., Broucksou, K. A. & Pignone, M., Oct 1 2011, In : Journal of Cardiac Failure. 17, 10, p. 789-796 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self Care
Telephone
Counseling
Heart Failure
Education
29 Citations (Scopus)

Transcatheter aortic valve implantation decreases the rate of unoperated aortic stenosis

Malaisrie, S. C., Tuday, E., Lapin, B., Wang, E., Lee, R., McGee, E. C., Davidson, C. J. & McCarthy, P. M., Jul 1 2011, In : European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 40, 1, p. 43-48 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aortic Valve Stenosis
Aortic Valve
Referral and Consultation
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement
Survival
3 Citations (Scopus)

Tricuspid valve repair technique

McCarthy, P. M., Sep 8 2011, In : Operative Techniques in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 16, 2, p. 97-111 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tricuspid Valve
50 Citations (Scopus)

Tricuspid valve repair with left ventricular assist device implantation: Is it warranted?

Saeed, D., Kidambi, T., Shalli, S., Lapin, B., Malaisrie, S. C., Lee, R., Cotts, W. G. & McGee, E. C., May 1 2011, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 30, 5, p. 530-535 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart-Assist Devices
Tricuspid Valve
Tricuspid Valve Insufficiency
Blood Urea Nitrogen
Operative Time
3 Citations (Scopus)

Up to 6-year follow-up after pulmonary vein isolation for persistent/permanent atrial fibrillation: Importance of sinus node function

Soga, Y., Okabayashi, H., Arai, Y., Nomoto, T., Nakano, J., Matsuo, T. & Hanyu, M., Jun 1 2011, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 141, 6, p. 1455-1460 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sinoatrial Node
Pulmonary Veins
Atrial Fibrillation
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Patient Isolation
2010
45 Citations (Scopus)

ACCF/AHA/ACR/SCAI/SIR/SVM/SVN/SVS 2010 performance measures for adults with peripheral artery disease: A report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Performance Measures, the American College of Radiology, the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions, the Society for Interventional Radiology, the Society for Vascular Medicine

Olin, J. W., Allie, D. E., Belkin, M., Bonow, R. O., Casey, D. E., Creager, M. A., Gerber, T. C., Hirsch, A. T., Jaff, M. R., Kaufman, J. A., Lewis, C. A., Martin, E. T., Martin, L. G., Sheehan, P., Stewart, K. J., Treat-Jacobson, D., White, C. J., Zheng, Z. J., Masoudi, F. A., Delong, E. & 9 others, Erwin, J. P., Goff, D. C., Grady, K., Green, L. A., Heidenreich, P. A., Jenkins, K. J., Loth, A. R., Peterson, E. D. & Shahian, D. M., Dec 14 2010, In : Circulation. 122, 24, p. 2583-2618 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interventional Radiology
Ankle Brachial Index
Medical Societies
Peripheral Arterial Disease
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
3 Citations (Scopus)

An improved in vivo method for atrioventricular node ablation via thoracotomy

MacIver, R. H., Stewart, R. D., Backer, C. L., Tsao, S., Harrington, D. A. & Mavroudis, C., Jan 1 2010, In : Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research. 43, 2, p. 206-210 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atrioventricular Node
Heart Block
Thoracotomy
Ablation
Atrioventricular Block
54 Citations (Scopus)

Contemporary Perioperative Results of Isolated Aortic Valve Replacement for Aortic Stenosis

Malaisrie, S. C., McCarthy, P. M., McGee, E. C., Lee, R., Rigolin, V. H., Davidson, C. J., Beohar, N., Lapin, B., Subačius, H. & Bonow, R. O., Mar 1 2010, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 89, 3, p. 751-756 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aortic Valve Stenosis
Aortic Valve
Reoperation
Mortality
Length of Stay
4 Citations (Scopus)

Development and validation of a computer adaptive test for measuring dyspnea in heart failure

Ruo, B., Choi, S. W., Baker, D. W., Grady, K. L. & Cella, D., Aug 1 2010, In : Journal of Cardiac Failure. 16, 8, p. 659-668 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dyspnea
Heart Failure
Hospitalization
Logistic Models
Computer Simulation
12 Citations (Scopus)

Durability of functional tricuspid valve repair

Sales, V. L. & McCarthy, P. M., Sep 6 2010, In : Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 22, 1, p. 97-103 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tricuspid Valve Insufficiency
Tricuspid Valve
Sutures
Heart Failure
41 Citations (Scopus)

Factors associated with survival following blunt chest trauma in older patients: Results from a large regional trauma cooperative

Harrington, D. T., Phillips, B., Machan, J., Zacharias, N., Velmahos, G. C., Rosenblatt, M. S., Winston, E., Patterson, L., Desjardins, S., Winchell, R., Brotman, S., Churyla, A., Schulz, J. T., Maung, A. A. & Davis, K. A., May 1 2010, In : Archives of Surgery. 145, 5, p. 432-437 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thorax
Survival
Wounds and Injuries
Injury Severity Score
Trauma Centers