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.

Featured Publications

Comparison of dynamic brain metabolism during antegrade cerebral perfusion versus deep hypothermic circulatory arrest using proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy.

Hanley FL, Ito H, Gu M, Hurd R, Riemer RK, Spielman D.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2019 Nov 5. pii: S0022-5223(19)32488-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.10.103. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.

PMID: 31780069 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
 

Left ventricular retraining in corrected transposition: Relationship between pressure and mass.

Mainwaring RD, Patrick WL, Arunamata A, Chan F, Newman B, Rosenblatt TR, Kamra K, Hanley FL.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2019 Oct 24. pii: S0022-5223(19)32285-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.10.053. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID: 31761342 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
 

The Oldest Old: A National Analysis of Outcomes for Patients 90 Years or Older With Lung Cancer.

Yang CJ, Brown AB, Deng JZ, Lui NS, Backhus LM, Shrager JB, D'Amico TA, Berry MF.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 Nov 12. pii: S0003-4975(19)31582-6. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.09.027. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID: 31757356 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
 

A Minimally Invasive Approach to Lobectomy After Induction Therapy Does Not Compromise Survival.

Jeffrey Yang CF, Nwosu A, Mayne NR, Wang YY, Raman V, Meyerhoff RR, D'Amico TA, Berry MF.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 Nov 13. pii: S0003-4975(19)31691-1. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.09.065. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID: 31733187 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
 

Transatlantic Editorial: Attrition of the Cardiothoracic Surgeon-Scientist: Definition of the Problem and Remedial Strategies.

Ikonomidis JS, Menasche P, Kreisel D, Sellke FW, Woo YJ, Colson YL.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 Aug;108(2):315-318. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.04.002. Epub 2019 May 6. No abstract available.

PMID: 31208650 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
 

Mid-Term Valve-Related Outcomes After Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve-in-Valve or Valve-in-Ring Replacement.

McElhinney DB, Aboulhosn JA, Dvir D, Whisenant B, Zhang Y, Eicken A, Ribichini F, Tzifa A, Hainstock MR, Martin MH, Kornowski R, Schubert S, Latib A, Thomson JDR, Torres AJ, Meadows J, Delaney JW, Guerrero ME, Salizzoni S, El-Said H, Finkelstein A, George I, Gewillig M, Alvarez-Fuente M, Lamers L, Cheema AN, Kreutzer JN, Rudolph T, Hildick-Smith D, Cabalka AK; VIVID Registry.

J Am Coll Cardiol. 2019 Jan 22;73(2):148-157. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2018.10.051.

PMID: 30654886 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
 

Modeling Impaired Coaptation Effects on Mitral Leaflet Homeostasis Using a Flow-Culture Bioreactor.

Maeda K, Ma X, Hanley FL, Riemer RK.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 Feb;107(2):512-518. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.08.084. Epub 2018 Oct 23.

PMID: 30365966 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
 

Endovascular Aortic Repair for Early Complications After Implantation of the Thoraflex Hybrid Graft.

Watkins AC, Huasen AB, Hill A, Nand P, Holden A.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 Mar;107(3):e171-e174. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.07.061. Epub 2018 Sep 25.

PMID: 30266611 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

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