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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

Right Atrial Merkel Cell Carcinoma Metastasis

Keeling, A. N., Johnson, N. P., Farrelly, C., Mahajan, A., Dill, K. E., Losordo, D. W., Malaisrie, S. C. & Benson III, A. B., Feb 2 2010, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 55, 5, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Merkel Cell Carcinoma
Heart Neoplasms
Testicular Neoplasms
Heart Atria
Neoplasm Metastasis
125 Citations (Scopus)

Self-management counseling in patients with heart failure: The heart failure adherence and retention randomized behavioral trial

Powell, L. H., Calvin, J. E., Richardson, D., Janssen, I., Mendes De Leon, C. F., Flynn, K. J., Grady, K. L., Rucker-Whitaker, C. S., Eaton, C. & Avery, E., Sep 22 2010, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 304, 12, p. 1331-1338 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self Care
Counseling
Heart Failure
Hospitalization
Education
7 Citations (Scopus)

Stent implantation for coarctation of the aorta in a premature infant through carotid cutdown as a bridge to surgical correction

Dimas, V. V., Leonard, S. R., Guleserian, K. J., Forbess, J. M. & Zellers, T. M., Apr 1 2010, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 139, 4, p. 1070-1071 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prosthesis Implantation
Aortic Coarctation
Carotid Arteries
Premature Infants
Stents
2 Citations (Scopus)

Sternal salvage with rigid plating system after failure of talon device

Hirsch, E. M., Atoui, R., McCarthy, P. M., McGee, E. C., Malaisrie, S. C. & Lee, R., Jan 1 2010, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 90, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Surgical Wound Dehiscence
Equipment Failure
Bone Plates
Salvage Therapy
Sternum
9 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Lung Transplantation
Pneumonectomy
Pulmonary Veins
Pathologic Constriction
Tissue Donors
18 Citations (Scopus)

The development, evaluation, and validation of a financial stress scale for undergraduate students

Northern, J. J., O'Brien, W. H. & Goetz, P. W., Jan 1 2010, In : Journal of College Student Development. 51, 1, p. 79-92 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

evaluation
student
health
mental health
51 Citations (Scopus)

Total anomalous pulmonary venous connection: Results of surgical repair of 100 patients at a single institution

Kelle, A. M., Backer, C. L., Gossett, J. G., Kaushal, S. & Mavroudis, C., Jan 1 2010, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 139, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lung
Reoperation
Deep Hypothermia Induced Circulatory Arrest
Anatomy
Mortality
57 Citations (Scopus)

Where does atrial fibrillation surgery fail? Implications for increasing effectiveness of ablation

McCarthy, P. M., Kruse, J., Shalli, S., Ilkhanoff, L., Goldberger, J. J., Kadish, A. H., Arora, R. K. & Lee, R., Apr 1 2010, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 139, 4, p. 860-867 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atrial Fibrillation
Pulmonary Veins
Technology
Catheter Ablation
Heart Atria
2009
12 Citations (Scopus)
Aortic Valve Stenosis
Heart Block
Autografts
Dilatation
Growth
12 Citations (Scopus)

Are self-deceivers enhancing positive affect or denying negative affect? Toward an understanding of implicit affective processes

Robinson, M., Moeller, S. & Goetz, P., Jan 5 2009, In : Cognition and Emotion. 23, 1, p. 152-180 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Deception
Individuality
Diagnostic Self Evaluation
Affective
Positive Affect
17 Citations (Scopus)

B-type natriuretic peptide and heart failure in patients with ventricular septal defect: A pilot study

Paul, M. A., Backer, C. L., Binns, H. J., Mavroudis, C., Webb, C. L., Yogev, R. & Franklin, W. H., Nov 2009, In : Pediatric cardiology. 30, 8, p. 1094-1097 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Natriuretic Peptide
Ventricular Heart Septal Defects
Heart Failure
Weight Gain
Heart Diseases
67 Citations (Scopus)

Coarctation of the Aorta: Midterm Outcomes of Resection With Extended End-to-End Anastomosis

Kaushal, S., Backer, C. L., Patel, J. N., Patel, S. K., Walker, B. L., Weigel, T. J., Randolph, G., Wax, D. F. & Mavroudis, C., Dec 1 2009, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 88, 6, p. 1932-1938 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aortic Coarctation
Ventricular Heart Septal Defects
Thoracic Aorta
Mortality
Sternotomy
20 Citations (Scopus)

Coronary risk factor profile and prognostic factors for young Japanese patients undergoing coronary revascularization

Furukawa, Y., Ehara, N., Taniguchi, R., Haruna, Y., Ozasa, N., Saito, N., Doi, T., Hoshino, K., Tamura, T., Shizuta, S., Abe, M., Toma, M., Morimoto, T., Teramukai, S., Fukushima, M., Kita, T., Kimura, T., Lee, J. D., Tanaka, K., Okazaki, K. & 78 others, Takahashi, M., Oda, T., Matsui, S., Ohashi, N., Matsuyama, E., Kadoya, M., Takatsu, Y., Nomoto, S., Kataoka, K., Kotoura, H., Aota, M., Miura, A., Suwa, S., Tei, C., Sakata, R., Hamasaki, S., Yamamoto, H., Aoyama, T., Sakurai, T., Matsuda, M., Onoe, M., Takeuchi, Y., Nohara, R., Nakano, K., Morioka, S., Okada, Y., Shiratori, K., Kihara, Y., Nasu, M., Nobuyoshi, M., Okabayashi, H., Yasumoto, H., Nakano, J., Murakami, T., Ishida, K., Ogawa, H., Kawasuji, M., Sugiyama, S., Hagiwara, S., Mitsudo, K., Komiya, T., Kadota, K., Komeda, M., Tatami, R., Ushijima, T., Yoshida, A., Nakajima, H., Miki, S., Hattori, R., Nishiwaki, N., Shirotani, M., Kato, H., Eizawa, H., Tanaka, M., Minami, K., Horie, M., Asai, T., Takashima, H., Higashita, R., Takahashi, M., Tahata, T., Matoba, Y., Doyama, K., Araki, M., Takizawa, A., Shimamoto, M., Yamazaki, F., Doi, O., Kambara, H., Matsuda, K., Kaburagi, S., Nara, M., Kawanami, M., Konishi, T., Nakagawa, Y., Nishimura, K., Ootani, S. & Sugita, T., Aug 1 2009, In : Circulation Journal. 73, 8, p. 1459-1465 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coronary Artery Disease
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Multivariate Analysis
Myocardial Infarction
Dyslipidemias
18 Citations (Scopus)

Device management of arrhythmias after Fontan conversion

Tsao, S., Deal, B., Backer, C. L., Ward, K. M., Franklin, W. H. & Mavroudis, C., Oct 1 2009, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 138, 4, p. 937-940 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cardiac Arrhythmias
Equipment and Supplies
Atrioventricular Block
Steroids
Therapeutics
36 Citations (Scopus)

Factors portending endoleak formation after thoracic aortic stent-graft repair of complicated aortic dissection

Sze, D. Y., Van Den Bosch, M. A. A. J., Dake, M. D., Miller, D. C., Hofmann, L. V., Varghese, R., Malaisrie, S. C., Van Der Starre, P. J. A., Rosenberg, J. & Mitchell, R. S., Apr 1 2009, In : Circulation: Cardiovascular Interventions. 2, 2, p. 105-112 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Endoleak
Stents
Dissection
Thorax
Transplants
5 Citations (Scopus)

Hypothermic extracorporeal circulation in immature swine: a comparison of continuous cardiopulmonary bypass, selective antegrade cerebral perfusion and circulatory arrest

Sasaki, H., Guleserian, K. J., Rose, R., Fotiadis, C., Boyer, P. J. & Forbess, J. M., Dec 1 2009, In : European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 36, 6, p. 992-997 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Extracorporeal Circulation
Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Swine
Perfusion
Neurologic Manifestations
2 Citations (Scopus)

Imaging modalities for retrieval of a migrated coil from the left ventricle, after pulmonary arterio-venous malformation embolisation

Pawale, A., Chealikani, G., Mitchell, L. & Clark, S., Sep 1 2009, In : Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery. 9, 3, p. 543-544 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Arteriovenous Malformations
Heart Ventricles
Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia
Lung
Transesophageal Echocardiography
16 Citations (Scopus)

Innovation in basic science: Stem cells and their role in the treatment of paediatric cardiac failure opportunities and challenges

Kaushal, S., Jacobs, J. P., Gossett, J. G., Steele, A., Steele, P., Davis, C. R., Pahl, E., Vijayan, K., Asante-Korang, A., Boucek, R. J., Backer, C. L. & Wold, L. E., Nov 1 2009, In : Cardiology in the young. 19, SUPPL.2, p. 74-84 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stem Cells
Heart Failure
Pediatrics
Embryonic Stem Cells
Cardiac Myocytes
4 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanical circulatory support devices for acute heart failure syndromes: Considerations for clinical trial design

O'Connell, J. B., McCarthy, P. M., Sopko, G., Filippatos, G. S., Pĩa, I. L., Konstam, M. A., Young, J. B., Miller, L. W., Mehra, M. R., Roland, E., Blair, J. E. A., Farrar, D. J. & Gheorghiade, M., Jan 1 2009, In : Heart Failure Reviews. 14, 2, p. 101-112 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Failure
Clinical Trials
Equipment and Supplies
Technology
Therapeutics
9 Citations (Scopus)

Midterm patency rate after saphenous vein grafting with a PAS-Port device

Kai, M., Hanyu, M., Soga, Y., Nomoto, T., Nakano, J., Matsuo, T., Kawato, M. & Okabayashi, H., Feb 1 2009, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 137, 2, p. 503-504 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vascular Graft Occlusion
Surgical Anastomosis
Vascular Patency
Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass
Suture Techniques
8 Citations (Scopus)

Ministernotomy for repair of congenital cardiac disease

Sebastian, V. A., Guleserian, K. J., Leonard, S. R. & Forbess, J. M., Nov 1 2009, In : Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery. 9, 5, p. 819-822 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Diseases
Congenital Heart Defects
Intensive Care Units
Length of Stay
Weights and Measures
7 Citations (Scopus)

Moderate mitral regurgitation in patients undergoing CABG - The MoMIC trial

Wierup, P., Egeblad, H., Nielsen, S. L., Scherstén, H., Kimblad, P. O., Bech-Hansen, O., Roijer, A., Nilsson, F., McCarthy, P. M., Bouchard, D., Jacobsen, J., Johnsen, S. P., Poulsen, S. H. & Mølgaard, H., Feb 1 2009, In : Scandinavian Cardiovascular Journal. 43, 1, p. 50-56 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mitral Valve Insufficiency
Mitral Valve
Heart Failure
Random Allocation
Hospitalization
7 Citations (Scopus)

Modified single-patch technique: Repairing complete atrioventricular septal defect

Backer, C. L., Kaushal, S. & Mavroudis, C., Jan 1 2009, In : Annals of Pediatric Cardiology. 2, 1, p. 51-54 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)

Quality of life in a diverse population of patients with heart failure: Baseline findings from the heart failure adherence and retention trial (HART)

Mendes De Leon, C. F., Grady, K. L., Eaton, C., Rucker-Whitaker, C., Janssen, I., Calvin, J. & Powell, L. H., May 1 2009, In : Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention. 29, 3, p. 171-178 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Failure
Quality of Life
Social Support
Population
Depression
23 Citations (Scopus)

Quality of Life in Adult Survivors Greater Than 10 Years After Pediatric Heart Transplantation

Petroski, R. A., Grady, K. L., Rodgers, S., Backer, C. L., Kulikowska, A., Canter, C. & Pahl, E., Jul 1 2009, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 28, 7, p. 661-666 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Transplantation
Survivors
Transplantation
Quality of Life
Pediatrics
25 Citations (Scopus)

Surgery for atrial fibrillation

Lee, R., Kruse, J. & McCarthy, P. M., Jan 1 2009, In : Nature Reviews Cardiology. 6, 8, p. 505-513 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atrial Fibrillation
Technology
Thoracic Surgery
Therapeutics
History
10 Citations (Scopus)

Symptom Frequency and Distress from 5 to 10 Years After Heart Transplantation

Grady, K. L., Wang, E., Higgins, R., Heroux, A., Rybarczyk, B., Young, J. B., Pelegrin, D., Czerr, J., Kobashigawa, J., Chait, J., Naftel, D. C., White Williams, C., Myers, S. & Kirklin, J. K., Aug 1 2009, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 28, 8, p. 759-768 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Transplantation
Psychology
Gout
Self Report
Medical Records
1 Citation (Scopus)
Arterial Switch Operation
36 Citations (Scopus)

The extracellular matrix controls gap junction protein expression and function in postnatal hippocampal neural progenitor cells

Imbeault, S., Gauvin, L. G., Toeg, H. D., Pettit, A., Sorbara, C. D., Migahed, L., DesRoches, R., Menzies, A. S., Nishii, K., Paul, D. L., Simon, A. M. & Bennett, S. A. L., Feb 24 2009, In : BMC Neuroscience. 10, 13.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Connexins
Extracellular Matrix
Stem Cells
Connexin 43
Oligodendroglia
25 Citations (Scopus)

The gerbode defect: The significance of a left ventricular to right atrial shunt

Kelle, A. M., Young, L. T., Kaushal, S., Duffy, C. E., Anderson, R. H. & Backer, C. L., Nov 1 2009, In : Cardiology in the young. 19, SUPPL.2, p. 96-99 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Atria
Ventricular Heart Septal Defects
Mercury
Tricuspid Valve Insufficiency
Tricuspid Valve
35 Citations (Scopus)

Tracheal Reconstruction in Children With Unilateral Lung Agenesis or Severe Hypoplasia

Backer, C. L., Kelle, A. M., Mavroudis, C., Rigsby, C. K., Kaushal, S. & Holinger, L. D., Aug 1 2009, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 88, 2, p. 624-631 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tracheal Stenosis
Lung
Pulmonary Artery
Lung agenesis
Length of Stay
2008
33 Citations (Scopus)

A Novel Bioresorbable Film Reduces Postoperative Adhesions After Infant Cardiac Surgery

Lodge, A. J., Wells, W. J., Backer, C. L., O'Brien, J. E., Austin, E. H., Bacha, E. A., Yeh, T., DeCampli, W. M., Lavin, P. T. & Weinstein, S., Aug 1 2008, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 86, 2, p. 614-621 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sternotomy
Thoracic Surgery
Dissection
Thorax
Norwood Procedures
48 Citations (Scopus)

Arrhythmia Surgery in Patients With and Without Congenital Heart Disease

Mavroudis, C., Deal, B., Backer, C. L. & Tsao, S., Sep 1 2008, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 86, 3, p. 857-868 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cardiac Arrhythmias
Heart Diseases
Tachycardia
Recurrence
Atrioventricular Nodal Reentry Tachycardia
9 Citations (Scopus)

Attentional training of the appetitive motivation system: Effects on sensation seeking preferences and reward-based behavior

Goetz, P. W., Robinson, M. D. & Meier, B. P., Jun 1 2008, In : Motivation and Emotion. 32, 2, p. 120-126 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reward
Motivation
Cognition
Emotions
22 Citations (Scopus)

Better survival with statin administration after revascularization therapy in Japanese patients with coronary artery disease - Perspectives from the CREDO-Kyoto Registry

Furukawa, Y., Taniguchi, R., Ehara, N., Ozasa, N., Haruna, Y., Saito, N., Doi, T., Hoshino, K., Shizuta, S., Morimoto, T., Imai, Y., Teramukai, S., Fukushima, M., Kita, T., Kimura, T., Lee, J. D., Tanaka, K., Okazaki, K., Takahashi, M., Oda, T. & 75 others, Matsui, S., Ohashi, N., Matsuyama, E., Kadoya, M., Takatsu, Y., Nomoto, S., Kataoka, K., Kotoura, H., Aota, M., Miura, A., Suwa, S., Tei, C., Sakata, R., Hamasaki, S., Yamamoto, H., Aoyama, T., Sakurai, T., Matsuda, M., Onoe, M., Takeuchi, Y., Nohara, R., Nakano, K., Morioka, S., Okada, Y., Shiratori, K., Kihara, Y., Nasu, M., Nobuyoshi, M., Okabayashi, H., Yasumoto, H., Nakano, J., Murakami, T., Ishida, K., Ogawa, H., Kawasuji, M., Sugiyama, S., Hagiwara, S., Mitsudo, K., Komiya, T., Kadota, K., Komeda, M., Tatami, R., Ushijima, T., Yoshida, A., Nakajima, H., Miki, S., Hattori, R., Nishiwaki, N., Shirotani, M., Kato, H., Eizawa, H., Tanaka, M., Minami, K., Horie, M., Asai, T., Takashima, H., Higashita, R., Takahashi, M., Tahata, T., Matoba, Y., Doyama, K., Araki, M., Takizawa, A., Shimamoto, M., Yamazaki, F., Doi, O., Kambara, H., Matsuda, K., Kaburagi, S., Nara, M., Kawanami, M., Konishi, T., Nishimura, K., Ootani, S. & Sugita, T., Dec 3 2008, In : Circulation Journal. 72, 12, p. 1937-1945 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Registries
Coronary Artery Disease
Survival
Odds Ratio
20 Citations (Scopus)

Initial clinical experience with Myxo-ETlogix**Myxo-ETlogix is a trade name of Edwards Lifesciences LLC, Irvine, Calif. mitral valve repair ring

McCarthy, P. M., McGee, E. C., Rigolin, V. H., Zhao, Q., Subačius, H., Huskin, A. L., Underwood, S., Kane, B. J., Mikati, I. A., Gang, G. & Bonow, R. O., Jul 1 2008, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 136, 1, p. 73-81 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mitral Valve
Names
Mitral Valve Insufficiency
varespladib methyl
Prospective Studies

Invited Commentary

Backer, C. L., Aug 1 2008, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 86, 2, p. 602-603 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation
Ventricular Outflow Obstruction
Atrial Heart Septal Defects
Ventricular Heart Septal Defects
20 Citations (Scopus)

Maze Procedure in Single Ventricle Patients

Backer, C. L., Tsao, S., Deal, B. & Mavroudis, C., Apr 8 2008, In : Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Annual. 11, 1, p. 44-48 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cryosurgery
Heart Atria
Tachycardia
Atrial Fibrillation
Fontan Procedure
66 Citations (Scopus)

Nomenclature and databases for the surgical treatment of congenital cardiac disease – an updated primer and an analysis of opportunities for improvement

Jacobs, J. P., Jacobs, M. L., Mavroudis, C., Backer, C. L., Lacour-Gayet, F. G., Tchervenkov, C. I., Franklin, R. C. G., Béland, M. J., Jenkins, K. J., Walters, H., Bacha, E. A., Maruszewski, B., Kurosawa, H., Clarke, D. R., Gaynor, J. W., Spray, T. L., Stellin, G., Ebels, T., Krogmann, O. N., Aiello, V. D. & 7 others, Colan, S. D., Weinberg, P., Giroud, J. M., Everett, A., Wernovsky, G., Elliott, M. J. & Edwards, F. H., Jan 1 2008, In : Cardiology in the young. 18, S2, p. 38-62 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Terminology
Heart Diseases
Databases
Pediatrics
Thoracic Surgery
6 Citations (Scopus)

Normal quality of life after the cox-maze procedure for atrial fibrillation

Melby, S. J., Zierer, A., Lubahn, J. G., Bailey, M. S., Cox, J. L., Schuessler, R. B. & Damiano, R. J., May 1 2008, In : Innovations: Technology and Techniques in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery. 3, 3, p. 142-146 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atrial Fibrillation
Quality of Life
Population
Health Surveys
Research Design
13 Citations (Scopus)

Perioperative course in 118 infants and children undergoing coarctation repair via a thoracotomy: A prospective, multicenter experience

Tabbutt, S., Nicolson, S. C., Dominguez, T. E., Wells, W., Backer, C. L., Tweddell, J. S., Bokesch, P. & Schreiner, M., Nov 1 2008, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 136, 5, p. 1229-1236 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thoracotomy
Antihypertensive Agents
Length of Stay
Nitroprusside
Blood Pressure
79 Citations (Scopus)

Pneumatic Paracorporeal Ventricular Assist Device in Infants and Children: Initial Stanford Experience

Malaisrie, S. C., Pelletier, M. P., Yun, J. J., Sharma, K., Timek, T. A., Rosenthal, D. N., Wright, G. E., Robbins, R. C. & Reitz, B. A., Feb 1 2008, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 27, 2, p. 173-177 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart-Assist Devices
Berlin
Equipment and Supplies
Transplantation
clopidogrel
7 Citations (Scopus)

Predictors of rehospitalization time during the first year after heart transplant

Jalowiec, A., Grady, K. L. & White-Williams, C., Jan 1 2008, In : Heart and Lung: Journal of Acute and Critical Care. 37, 5, p. 344-355 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transplants
Thoracic Surgery
Coma
Prednisone
Cardiovascular Infections
103 Citations (Scopus)

Randomized trial of hematocrit 25% versus 35% during hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass in infant heart surgery

Newburger, J. W., Jonas, R. A., Soul, J., Kussman, B. D., Bellinger, D. C., Laussen, P. C., Robertson, R., Mayer, J. E., del Nido, P. J., Bacha, E. A., Forbess, J. M., Pigula, F., Roth, S. J., Visconti, K. J., du Plessis, A. J., Farrell, D. M., McGrath, E., Rappaport, L. A. & Wypij, D., Feb 2008, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 135, 2, p. 347-354.e4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Hematocrit
Thoracic Surgery
Hemodilution
Hemodynamics
5 Citations (Scopus)

Results with continuous cardiopulmonary bypass for the bidirectional cavopulmonary anastomosis

MacIver, R. H., Stewart, R. D., Backer, C. L. & Mavroudis, C., Apr 1 2008, In : Cardiology in the young. 18, 2, p. 147-152 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Right Heart Bypass
Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Hypothermia
Sutures
Pathologic Constriction
50 Citations (Scopus)

Risk factors for wound infection after off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting: Should bilateral internal thoracic arteries be harvested in patients with diabetes?

Nakano, J., Okabayashi, H., Hanyu, M., Soga, Y., Nomoto, T., Arai, Y., Matsuo, T., Kai, M. & Kawatou, M., Mar 1 2008, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 135, 3, p. 540-545 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass
Mammary Arteries
Wound Infection
Coronary Artery Bypass
Chronic Kidney Failure