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.

Publications Archive

Featured Publications

The impact of donor sex on heart transplantation outcomes-a study of over 60,000 patients in the United States.

Zhu Y, Shudo Y, Lingala B, Joseph Woo Y.

J Heart Lung Transplant. 2021 May 1:S1053-2498(21)02302-0. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2021.04.016. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 34083118

First lung and kidney multi-organ transplant following COVID-19 Infection.

Guenthart BA, Krishnan A, Alassar A, Madhok J, Kakol M, Miller S, Cole SP, Rao VK, Acero NM, Hill CC, Cheung C, Jackson EC, Feinstein I, Tsai AH, Mooney JJ, Pham T, Elliott IA, Liou DZ, La Francesca S, Shudo Y, Hiesinger W, MacArthur JW, Brar N, Berry GJ, McCarra MB, Desai TJ, Dhillon GS, Woo YJ.

J Heart Lung Transplant. 2021 May 2:S1053-2498(21)02200-2. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2021.02.015. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 34059432 Free PMC article.

Navigating the Crossroads of Cell Therapy and Natural Heart Regeneration.

Elde S, Wang H, Woo YJ.

Front Cell Dev Biol. 2021 May 11;9:674180. doi: 10.3389/fcell.2021.674180. eCollection 2021.

PMID: 34046410 Free PMC article. Review.

Commentary: Reoperative surgery on the aortic arch is not for the inexperienced.

Mitchell RS.

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021 May 15:S1043-0679(21)00211-2. doi: 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2021.04.017. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 34004287 No abstract available.

Current Status and Limitations of Myocardial Infarction Large Animal Models in Cardiovascular Translational Research.

Shin HS, Shin HH, Shudo Y.

Front Bioeng Biotechnol. 2021 Apr 29;9:673683. doi: 10.3389/fbioe.2021.673683. eCollection 2021.

PMID: 33996785 Free PMC article. Review.

Durability of Pulmonary Valve Replacement with Large Diameter Stented Porcine Bioprostheses.

Maeda K, Lui GK, Zhang Y, Maskatia SA, Romfh A, Yarlagadda VV, Hanley FL, McElhinney DB.

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021 May 7:S1043-0679(21)00192-1. doi: 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2021.03.044. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33971298

Engineering Cardiovascular Tissue Chips for Disease Modeling and Drug Screening Applications.

Chan AHP, Huang NF.

Front Bioeng Biotechnol. 2021 Apr 20;9:673212. doi: 10.3389/fbioe.2021.673212. eCollection 2021.

PMID: 33959600 Free PMC article. Review.

Impact of the Surgical Approach to Thymectomy Upon Complete Stable Remission Rates in Myasthenia Gravis: A Meta-analysis.

Solis-Pazmino P, Baiu I, Lincango-Naranjo E, Trope W, Prokop L, Ponce OJ, Shrager JB.

Neurology. 2021 May 4:10.1212/WNL.0000000000012153. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000012153. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33947783

Successful beating-heart repair of pulmonary artery dissection using a composite valve-tube graft.

de Biasi AR, Wang H, Medina MG, Burton E, Ogden WD.

J Card Surg. 2021 Jun;36(6):2136-2139. doi: 10.1111/jocs.15459. Epub 2021 Mar 2.

PMID: 33651429

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