Faculty Publications

The Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery is dedicated to the principles of vision, perseverance, and rigorous scientific investigation in its commitment to conducting well-conceived, cutting-edge research. The department generates dozens of peer-reviewed journal publications annually in its efforts to maintain its respected status among cardiothoracic research groups worldwide.

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Featured Publications

Imaging in Lung Transplantation: Surgical Considerations of Donor and Recipient.

Backhus LM, Mulligan MS, Ha R, Shriki JE, Mohammed TL.

Radiol Clin North Am. 2016 Mar;54(2):339-53. doi: 10.1016/j.rcl.2015.09.013. Epub 2015 Dec 23. Review.

PMID: 26896228 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Patient Safety Science in Cardiothoracic Surgery: An Overview.

Sanchez JA, Ferdinand FD, Fann JI.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Feb;101(2):426-33. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.12.034. Epub 2015 Dec 24. No abstract available.

PMID: 26725034 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Diagnosing Neonatal Aortic Coarctation in the Setting of Patent Ductus Arteriosus.

Peng DM, Punn R, Maeda K, Selamet Tierney ES.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Mar;101(3):1005-10. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.09.050. Epub 2015 Dec 1.

PMID: 26652138 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Impact of Positive Margins on Survival in Patients Undergoing Esophagogastrectomy for Esophageal Cancer.

Javidfar J, Speicher PJ, Hartwig MG, D'Amico TA, Berry MF.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Mar;101(3):1060-7. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.09.005. Epub 2015 Nov 11.

PMID: 26576752 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

The Prevention and Management of Air Leaks Following Pulmonary Resection.

Burt BM, Shrager JB.

Thorac Surg Clin. 2015 Nov;25(4):411-9. doi: 10.1016/j.thorsurg.2015.07.002. Epub 2015 Sep 8. Review.

PMID: 26515941 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Large clinical databases for the study of lung cancer: Making up for the failure of randomized trials.

Yang CF, Hartwig MG, D'Amico TA, Berry MF.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 Mar;151(3):626-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2015.08.110. Epub 2015 Sep 5. No abstract available.

PMID: 26432720 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Aligned-Braided Nanofibrillar Scaffold with Endothelial Cells Enhances Arteriogenesis.

Nakayama KH, Hong G, Lee JC, Patel J, Edwards B, Zaitseva TS, Paukshto MV, Dai H, Cooke JP, Woo YJ, Huang NF.

ACS Nano. 2015 Jul 28;9(7):6900-8. doi: 10.1021/acsnano.5b00545. Epub 2015 Jun 17.

PMID: 26061869 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE] Free PMC Article

Drs. Y. Joseph Woo and Bruce A. Reitz in Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

One Hundred Years of History at Stanford University: Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.

Woo YJ, Reitz BA.

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 Winter; 27(4):388-97. doi: 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2015.10.014. Epub 2015 Nov 11.

Dr. Olaf Reinhartz featured on cover of ASAIO

Hemodynamic monitoring of large animal chronic studies after median sternotomy: experiences with different telemetric physiological devices

Fujii Y, Pitsillides K, Ferro G, Kagawa H, Centola L, Kinouchi K, Zhu L, Ferrier WT, Talken L, Nasirov T, Riemer RK, Reinhartz O.

ASAIO J. 2015 May-Jun;61(3):332-8

Dr. Michael Fischbein featured on cover of ATVB

Enhanced caspase activity contributes to aortic wall remodeling and early aneurysm development in a murine model of Marfan syndrome.

Emrich FC, Okamura H, Dalal AR, Penov K, Merk DR, Raaz U, Hennigs JK, Chin JT, Miller MO, Pedroza AJ, Craig JK, Koyano TK, Blankenberg FG, Connolly AJ, Mohr FW, Alvira CM, Rabinovitch M, Fischbein MP.

Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2015 Jan;35(1):146-54.