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9 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
6 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., Jul 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
147 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
32 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
98 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
13 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
46 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
320 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. & 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
52 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
47 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., Feb 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
55 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
42 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
9 Citations (Scopus)

Heart transplantation techniques after hybrid single-ventricle palliation

Sebastian, V. A., Guleserian, K. J., Leonard, S. R. & Forbess, J. M., Sep 1 2010, In : Journal of Cardiac Surgery. 25, 5, p. 596-600 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Transplantation
Norwood Procedures
Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
Heterotaxy Syndrome
Newborn Infant
73 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of Noncardiac Congenital and Genetic Abnormalities on Outcomes in Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome

Patel, A., Hickey, E., Mavroudis, C., Jacobs, J. P., Jacobs, M. L., Backer, C. L., Gevitz, M. & Mavroudis, C. D., Jun 1 2010, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 89, 6, p. 1805-1814 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
Turner Syndrome
Databases
Hospital Mortality
Survival
6 Citations (Scopus)

Late sinus and atrial tachycardia after pediatric heart transplantation might predict poor outcome

Kappelle, R. P. V., Gambetta, K., Deal, B. J., Backer, C. L., Sullivan, C. L. & Pahl, E., Jul 1 2010, In : Pediatric cardiology. 31, 5, p. 643-649 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sinus Tachycardia
Heart Transplantation
Cardiac Arrhythmias
Pediatrics
Transplants

Left ventricular mass in Wegener's granulomatosis: A brief report

Ferns, S. J., Nguyen, N. V., Russell, H. M. & Backer, C. L., Dec 1 2010, In : Cardiology in the Young. 20, 6, p. 701-703 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis
Vasculitis
Heart Ventricles
Echocardiography
Heart Diseases
22 Citations (Scopus)

Midterm Outcomes in Supravalvular Aortic Stenosis Demonstrate the Superiority of Multisinus Aortoplasty

Kaushal, S., Backer, C. L., Patel, S., Gossett, J. G. & Mavroudis, C., May 1 2010, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 89, 5, p. 1371-1377 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Supravalvular Aortic Stenosis
Reoperation
Pathologic Constriction
Williams Syndrome
Aortic Valve Stenosis
6 Citations (Scopus)

Minimally invasive surgery for atrial fibrillation

Sales, V. L. & McCarthy, P. M., Dec 1 2010, In : Texas Heart Institute Journal. 37, 6, p. 660-661 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Computer-Assisted Surgery
Equipment Design
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery
Sternotomy
Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
13 Citations (Scopus)

Occlusion of canine atrial appendage using an expandable silicone band

McCarthy, P. M., Lee, R., Foley, J. L., Phillips, L., Kanayinkal, T. & Francischelli, D. E., Oct 1 2010, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 140, 4, p. 885-889 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atrial Appendage
Silicones
Canidae
Thrombosis
Foreign-Body Reaction
21 Citations (Scopus)

Perioperative statin therapy reduces mortality in normolipidemic patients undergoing cardiac surgery

Vaduganathan, M., Stone, N. J., Lee, R., McGee, E. C., Malaisrie, S. C., Silverberg, R. A. & McCarthy, P. M., Jan 1 2010, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 140, 5, p. 1018-1027 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Thoracic Surgery
Hyperlipidemias
Mortality
Therapeutics
17 Citations (Scopus)

Prolonged mechanical unloading preserves myocardial contractility but impairs relaxation in rat heart of dilated cardiomyopathy accompanied by myocardial stiffness and apoptosis

Muranaka, H., Marui, A., Tsukashita, M., Wang, J., Nakano, J., Ikeda, T. & Sakata, R., Oct 1 2010, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 140, 4, p. 916-922 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dilated Cardiomyopathy
Apoptosis
Papillary Muscles
Adrenergic Agents
Transplantation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Reprint-AACVPR/ACCF/AHA 2010 update: Performance measures on cardiac rehabilitation for referral to cardiac rehabilitation/secondary prevention services

Thomas, R. J., King, M., Lui, K., Oldridge, N., Pina, I. L., Spertus, J., Masoudi, F. A., DeLong, E., 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., Oct 1 2010, In : Physical therapy. 90, 10, p. 1373-1382 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Secondary Prevention
Referral and Consultation
Nurse Clinicians
Advisory Committees
Cardiac Rehabilitation