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1997
37 Citations (Scopus)

The maze procedure for cure of atrial fibrillation

Sundt, T. M., Camillo, C. J. & Cox, J. L., Jan 1 1997, In : Cardiology Clinics. 15, 4, p. 739-748 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atrial Fibrillation
Therapeutics
21 Citations (Scopus)

The two-patch technique for complete atrioventricular canal.

Mavroudis, C. & Backer, C. L., Jan 1 1997, In : Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 9, 1, p. 35-43 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Block
Atrial Heart Septal Defects
Ventricular Heart Septal Defects
Tricuspid Valve
Transesophageal Echocardiography
8 Citations (Scopus)

Third coronary artery bypass operations: Risks and costs

Lytle, B. W., Navia, J. L., Taylor, P. C., Loop, F. D., Potts, W. J. E., Suszkowski, G., Stewart, R. W., McCarthy, P. M. & Cosgrove, D. M., Nov 1 1997, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 64, 5, p. 1287-1295 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coronary Artery Bypass
Costs and Cost Analysis
Hospital Costs
Hospital Mortality
Mortality
8 Citations (Scopus)

Venovenous extracorporeal life support for patients after cardiotomy

Smedira, N. G., Wudel, J. H., Hlozek, C. C., Cosgrove, D. M. & McCarthy, P. M., Sep 1 1997, In : ASAIO Journal. 43, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Left ventricular assist devices
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation
Balloons
Hemodynamics
Ultrafiltration
8 Citations (Scopus)

Will permanent LVADs be better than heart transplantation?

Massad, M. G. & McCarthy, P. M., Jan 1 1997, In : European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 11, SUPPL.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Transplantation
Transplants
Equipment and Supplies
Tissue Donors
Arteriosclerosis
1998
69 Citations (Scopus)

An experimental model of small intestinal submucosa as a growing vascular graft

Robotin-Johnson, M. C., Swanson, P. E., Johnson, D. C., Schuessler, R. B., Cox, J. L., Kennedy, J. H., Chachques, J. C., Crawford, J. & Verrier, E. D., Jan 1 1998, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 116, 5, p. 805-811 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blood Vessels
Theoretical Models
Transplants
Superior Vena Cava
Small Intestine
63 Citations (Scopus)

Aortic valve replacement for octogenarians: Are small valves bad?

Medalion, B., Lytle, B. W., McCarthy, P. M., Stewart, R. W., Arheart, K. L., Arnold, J. H., Loop, F. D. & Cosgrove, D. M., Jan 1 1998, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 66, 3, p. 699-705 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aortic Valve
Hospital Mortality
Disease-Free Survival
Survival
Body Surface Area
1 Citation (Scopus)

Axillary thoracoscopy

Frank, M. W., Backer, C. L., Mavroudis, C. & Joob, A. W., Aug 1 1998, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 66, 2, p. 590-591 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thoracoscopy
Thorax
Axilla
Thoracotomy
Pathology
4 Citations (Scopus)

Cardiac surgical education in the managed care capitated environment.

Cox, J. L., Jan 1 1998, In : Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 10, 3, p. 163-168 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Capitation Fee
Cardiac Surgical Procedures
Physicians' Practice Patterns
Graduate Medical Education
Managed Care Programs
6 Citations (Scopus)

Case 1 - 1998: Anesthetic considerations for the patient undergoing partial left ventriculectomy (Batista procedure)

Capdeville, M., Insler, S., Scalia, G. M., McCarthy, J., Cho, Y., Vargo, R. L., Sarris, G. E. & McCarthy, P. M., Jan 1 1998, In : Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia. 12, 1, p. 101-110 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cardiomyopathies
Anesthetics
32 Citations (Scopus)

Conceptual and linguistic biases in children's word learning.

Diesendruck, G., Gelman, S. A. & Lebowitz, K., Jan 1 1998, In : Developmental Psychology. 34, 5, p. 823-839 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Linguistics
animal
Learning
linguistics
trend
4 Citations (Scopus)

Diagnostic issues and indications for surgery in patients with pulmonary artery sling

Backer, C. L., Freihorst, J. & Paul, T., Jul 14 1998, In : Circulation. 98, 2, p. 188-189 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Does banding the pulmonary artery affect pulmonary valve function after the Damus-Kaye-Stansel operation?

Amin, Z., Backer, C. L., Duffy, C. E. & Mavroudis, C., Sep 1 1998, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 66, 3, p. 836-841 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pulmonary Valve
Pulmonary Artery
Lung
Pulmonary Circulation
Incidence
423 Citations (Scopus)

Durability of mitral valve repair for degenerative disease

Gillinov, A. M., Cosgrove, D. M., Blackstone, E. H., Diaz, R., Arnold, J. H., Lytle, B. W., Smedira, N. G., Sabik, J. F., McCarthy, P. M., Loop, F. D., Cohn, L. H., Scott, M. L., David, T. E. & Deac, R. C., Jan 1 1998, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 116, 5, p. 734-743 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mitral Valve
Reoperation
Prolapse
Mitral Valve Insufficiency
Statistical Factor Analysis

Early results with the Batista procedure for end-stage heart failure

Scalia, G. M., Starling, R. C., Wong, J., Buda, T., Thomas, J. D., Smedira, N., Young, J. B. & McCarthy, P. M., Jan 1 1998, In : Asia Pacific Heart Journal. 7, 1, p. 10-15 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Failure
Papillary Muscles
Mitral Valve
Heart-Assist Devices
Dilated Cardiomyopathy
31 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of the Cox maze procedure on the secretion of atrial natriuretic peptide

Kim, K. B., Lee, C. H., Kim, C. H., Cha, Y. J., Cox, J. L., David, T. E., Kosakai, Y. & Wei, C. M., Jan 1 1998, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 115, 1, p. 139-147 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atrial Natriuretic Factor
Heart Atria
Atrial Fibrillation
Radial Artery
Coronary Artery Bypass
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effects of adenosine infusion with or without leukocyte depletion on recovery after hypothermic ischemia in neonatal lamb hearts

Nomura, F., Aoki, M., Forbess, J. M. & Mayer, J. E., Jul 1 1998, In : European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 14, 1, p. 76-81 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adenosine
Leukocytes
Ischemia
Reperfusion Injury
Reperfusion
5 Citations (Scopus)

Exercise performance and chronotropic response in heart failure patients with implantable left ventricular assist devices

James, K. B., Rodkey, S., McCarthy, P. M., Thomas, J. D., Blackburn, G., Sapp, S., Vargo, R., Lauer, M. S. & Young, J. B., May 15 1998, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 81, 10, p. 1230-1232 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart-Assist Devices
Heart Failure
Exercise
Equipment and Supplies
Blood Pressure
120 Citations (Scopus)

Fontan conversion to cavopulmonary connection and arrhythmia circuit cryoablation

Mavroudis, C., Backer, C. L., Deal, B. & Johnsrude, C. L., Jan 1 1998, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 115, 3, p. 547-556 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cryosurgery
Cardiac Arrhythmias
Fontan Procedure
Arteries
Ectopic Atrial Tachycardia
74 Citations (Scopus)

High homocysteine, low folate, and low vitamin B6 concentrations

Gupta, A., Moustapha, A., Jacobsen, D. W., Goormastic, M., Tuzcu, E. M., Hobbs, R., Young, J., James, K., McCarthy, P., Van Lente, F., Green, R. & Robinson, K., Feb 27 1998, In : Transplantation. 65, 4, p. 544-550 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vitamin B 6
Homocysteine
Folic Acid
Vitamin B 6 Deficiency
Blood Vessels
32 Citations (Scopus)

In vivo analysis of bacterial biofilm formation on facial plastic bioimplants

Malaisrie, S. C., Malekzadeh, S. & Biedlingmaier, J. F., Jan 1 1998, In : Laryngoscope. 108, 11, p. 1733-1738 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biocompatible Materials
Biofilms
Chlorhexidine
Polytetrafluoroethylene
Silicones
42 Citations (Scopus)

Is atrial fibrillation resulting from rheumatic mitral valve disease a proper indication for the maze procedure?

Fukada, J., Morishita, K., Komatsu, K., Sato, H., Shiiku, C., Muraki, S., Tsukamoto, M., Abe, T. & Cox, J. L., Jan 1 1998, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 65, 6, p. 1566-1569 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mitral Valve
Atrial Fibrillation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Insufficiency
Rheumatic Diseases
25 Citations (Scopus)

Is surgical ligation of an accessory left superior vena cava always safe?

Muster, A. J., Naheed, Z. J., Backer, C. L. & Mavroudis, C., Jul 8 1998, In : Pediatric cardiology. 19, 4, p. 352-354 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Superior Vena Cava
Ligation
Fontan Procedure
Coronary Sinus
Doppler Ultrasonography
1 Citation (Scopus)

Mechanical Support After Cardiac Surgery

Smedira, N. G., Hlozek, C. C. & McCarthy, P. M., Jan 1 1998, In : Seminars in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia. 2, 1, p. 66-77 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thoracic Surgery
Patient Care Team
Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Shock
Equipment and Supplies
221 Citations (Scopus)

One hundred patients with the heartmate left ventricular assist device: Evolving concepts and technology

McCarthy, P. M., Smedira, N. O., Vargo, R. L., Goormastic, M., Hobbs, R. E., Starling, R. C., Young, J. B., Dembitsky, W. P., Starnes, V. A. & Verrier, E. D., Jan 1 1998, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 115, 4, p. 904-912 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart-Assist Devices
Transplantation
Technology
Equipment Failure
Equipment and Supplies
111 Citations (Scopus)

Partial left ventriculectomy and mitral valve repair for end-stage congestive heart failure

McCarthy, J. F., McCarthy, P. M., Starling, R. C., Smedira, N. G., Scalia, G. M., Wong, J., Kasirajan, V., Goormastic, M. & Young, J. B., Apr 1 1998, In : European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 13, 4, p. 337-343 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mitral Valve
Heart Failure
Heart-Assist Devices
Stroke Volume
Counterpulsation
62 Citations (Scopus)

Patient compliance at one year and two years after heart transplantation

Grady, K. L., Jalowiec, A. & White-Williams, C., May 12 1998, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 17, 4, p. 383-394 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Transplantation
Patient Compliance
Transplantation
Transplants
Sickness Impact Profile
55 Citations (Scopus)

Pleural space irrigation and modified clagett procedure for the treatment of early postpneumonectomy empyema

Gharagozloo, F., Trachiotis, G., Wolfe, A., DuBree, K. J., Cox, J. L., Pairolero, P. C., Ladowski, J. S., Klepetko, W., Miller, J., Trastek, V. F. & Fell, S. C., Jan 1 1998, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 116, 6, p. 943-948 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Empyema
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Fistula
Drainage
Hospitalization
33 Citations (Scopus)

Quality of life 6 months after heart transplantation compared with indicators of illness severity before transplantation

Grady, K. L., Jalowiec, A. & White-Williams, C., Mar 1 1998, In : American Journal of Critical Care. 7, 2, p. 106-116 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Transplantation
Transplantation
Quality of Life
Transplants
Sickness Impact Profile
68 Citations (Scopus)

Repair of coarctation with resection and extended end-to-end anastomosis

Backer, C. L., Mavroudis, C., Zias, E. A., Amin, Z. & Weigel, T. J., Jan 1 1998, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 66, 4, p. 1365-1370 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aortic Coarctation
Sternotomy
Ventricular Heart Septal Defects
Meconium Aspiration Syndrome
Polypropylenes
51 Citations (Scopus)

Repair of congenital tracheal stenosis with a free tracheal autograft

Backer, C. L., Mavroudis, C., Dunham, M. E. & Holinger, L. D., Jan 1 1998, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 115, 4, p. 869-874 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Autografts
Trachea
Pathologic Constriction
Tracheal Stenosis
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
11 Citations (Scopus)

Repair of mitral valve and subaortic mycotic aneurysm in a child with endocarditis

Frank, M. W., Mavroudis, C., Backer, C. L. & Rocchini, A. P., Jul 18 1998, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 65, 6, p. 1788-1790 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Infected Aneurysm
Endocarditis
Mitral Valve
Allografts
Pathology
10 Citations (Scopus)

Return cycle mapping after entrainment of ventricular tachycardia

Nitta, T., Schuessler, R. B., Mitsuno, M., Rokkas, C. K., Isobe, F., Cronin, C. S., Cox, J. L. & Boineau, J. P., Mar 31 1998, In : Circulation. 97, 12, p. 1164-1175 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ventricular Tachycardia
Electrodes
Epicardial Mapping
Tachycardia
Infarction
79 Citations (Scopus)

Risk factors for death after heart transplantation: Does a single- center experience correlate with multicenter registries?

McCarthy, J. F., McCarthy, P. M., Massad, M. G., Cook, D. J., Smedira, N. G., Kasirajan, V., Goormastic, M., Hoercher, K., Young, J. B. & Hosenpud, J. D., Jan 1 1998, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 65, 6, p. 1574-1578 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Transplantation
Registries
Cytomegalovirus
Transplants
Flow Cytometry
28 Citations (Scopus)

Spinal cord protection during surgical procedures on the descending thoracic and thoracoabdominal aorta: a critical overview.

Gharagozloo, F., Neville, R. F. & Cox, J. L., Jan 1 1998, In : Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 10, 1, p. 73-86 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thoracic Aorta
Paraplegia
Spinal Cord
Paraparesis
Spinal Cord Injuries
43 Citations (Scopus)

Surgical repair of the congenitally malformed mitral valve in infants and children

Zias, E. A., Mavroudis, C., Backer, C. L., Kohr, L. M., Gotteiner, N. L. & Rocchini, A. P., Dec 1 1998, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 66, 5, p. 1551-1559 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mitral Valve
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Transesophageal Echocardiography
Mitral Valve Insufficiency
Papillary Muscles
14 Citations (Scopus)

Traumatic left ventricular aneurysm and tricuspid insufficiency in a child

Veeragandham, R. S., Backer, C. L., Mavroudis, C. & Wilson, A. D., Jul 1 1998, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 66, 1, p. 247-248 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Accidents
Aneurysm
Tricuspid Valve Insufficiency
Tricuspid Valve
Motor Vehicles
7 Citations (Scopus)

Varying types of circus movement re-entry with both normal and dissociated contralateral conduction causing different right and left atrial rhythms in canine atrial flutter

Yamauchi, S., Boineau, J. P., Schuessler, R. B. & Cox, J. L., Mar 1 1998, In : JAPANESE CIRCULATION JOURNAL. 62, 3, p. 201-210 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atrial Flutter
Heart Atria
Tachycardia
Canidae
Pulmonary Veins
25 Citations (Scopus)

Vascular rejection post heart transplantation is associated with positive flow cytometric cross-matching

McCarthy, J. F., Cook, D. J., Massad, M. G., Sano, Y., O'Malley, K. J., Ratliff, N. R., Stewart, R. W., Smedira, N. G., Starling, R. C., Young, J. B. & McCarthy, P. M., Aug 1 1998, In : European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 14, 2, p. 197-200 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Transplantation
Blood Vessels
Plasma Exchange
Flow Cytometry
B-Lymphocytes
1999
69 Citations (Scopus)

A 26-year review of pectus deformity repairs, including simultaneous intracardiac repair

Willekes, C. L., Backer, C. L. & Mavroudis, C., Feb 1 1999, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 67, 2, p. 511-518 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Funnel Chest
Congenital Heart Defects
Morbidity
Tricuspid Valve
Operating Rooms
13 Citations (Scopus)

A perspective on postoperative atrial fibrillation.

Cox, J. L., Jan 1 1999, In : Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 11, 4, p. 299-302 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atrial Fibrillation
Thoracic Surgery
33 Citations (Scopus)

A prospective randomized trial of Duraflo II heparin-coated circuits in cardiac reoperations

McCarthy, P. M., Yared, J. P. P., Foster, R. C., Ogella, D. A., Borsh, J. A. & Cosgrove, D. M., May 1 1999, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 67, 5, p. 1268-1273 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reoperation
Heparin
Coronary Artery Bypass
Hemorrhage
Cardiopulmonary Bypass
121 Citations (Scopus)

Are preoperative obesity and cachexia risk factors for post heart transplant morbidity and mortality: A multi-institutional study of preoperative weight-height indices

Grady, K. L., White-Williams, C., Naftel, D., Costanzo, M. R., Pitts, D., Rayburn, B., Vanbakel, A., Jaski, B., Bourge, R. & Kirklin, J., Aug 1 1999, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 18, 8, p. 750-763 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cachexia
Obesity
Ideal Body Weight
Morbidity
Transplants
426 Citations (Scopus)

Atrial L-type Ca2+ currents and human atrial fibrillation

Van Wagoner, D. R., Pond, A. L., Lamorgese, M., Rossie, S. S., McCarthy, P. M. & Nerbonne, J. M., Sep 3 1999, In : Circulation research. 85, 5, p. 428-436 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atrial Fibrillation
Muscle Cells
Thoracic Surgery
Action Potentials
Calcium
39 Citations (Scopus)

Bidirectional Glenn shunt in association with congenital heart repairs: The 1 1/2 ventricular repair

Mavroudis, C., Backer, C. L., Kohr, L. M., Deal, B., Stinios, J., Muster, A. J. & Wax, D. F., Jan 1 1999, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 68, 3, p. 976-981 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fontan Procedure
Venae Cavae
Heart Ventricles
Lung
Superior Vena Cava
9 Citations (Scopus)

Captopril and platelet-activating factor (PAF) antagonist prevent cardiac allograft vasculopathy in rats: Role of endogenous PAF and PAF-like compounds

Crawford, S. E., Huang, L., Hsueh, W., Takami, H., Gonzalez-Crussi, F., Backer, C. L., Mu, Y., Liu, H. & Mavroudis, C., May 1 1999, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 18, 5, p. 470-477 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Platelet Activating Factor
Captopril
Allografts
Tunica Intima
Coronary Artery Disease
3 Citations (Scopus)

Cardiac transplantation at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation.

Hoercher, K., McCarthy, P. & Young, J. B., Jan 1 1999, In : Clinical transplants. p. 239-248 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Transplantation
Patient Selection
Transplants
Tissue Donors
Donor Selection
5 Citations (Scopus)

Cerebral embolism associated with left ventricular assist device support and successful therapy with intraarterial urokinase

Kasirajan, V., Smedira, N. G., Per, J. & McCarthy, P. M., Apr 1 1999, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 67, 4, p. 1148-1150 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intracranial Embolism
Heart-Assist Devices
Urokinase-Type Plasminogen Activator
Heart Transplantation
Aortic Valve
23 Citations (Scopus)

Complete repair of Tetralogy of Fallot with absent pulmonary valve including the role of airway stenting

Dodge-Khatami, A., Backer, C. L., Holinger, L. D., Baden, H. P. & Mavroudis, C., Jan 1 1999, In : Journal of Cardiac Surgery. 14, 2, p. 82-91 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pulmonary Valve
Tetralogy of Fallot
Tracheobronchomalacia
Lung
Bronchi
41 Citations (Scopus)

Dobutamine stress echocardiography: Experience in pediatric heart transplant recipients

Pahl, E., Crawford, S. E., Swenson, J. M., Duffy, C. E., Fricker, F. J., Backer, C. L., Mavroudis, C. & Chaudhry, F. A., Jan 1 1999, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 18, 7, p. 725-732 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stress Echocardiography
Dobutamine
Pediatrics
Transplants
Autopsy