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

Long-term survival in patients with post-LVAD right ventricular failure: multi-state modelling with competing outcomes of heart transplant.

Shad R, Fong R, Quach N, Bowles C, Kasinpila P, Li M, Callon K, Castro M, Guha A, Suarez EE, Lee S, Jovinge S, Boeve T, Shudo Y, Langlotz CP, Teuteberg J, Hiesinger W.

J Heart Lung Transplant. 2021 May 19:S1053-2498(21)02316-0. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2021.05.002. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 34167863

The Expanding Armamentarium of Innovative Bioengineered Strategies to Augment Cardiovascular Repair and Regeneration.

Elde S, Wang H, Woo YJ.

Front Bioeng Biotechnol. 2021 Jun 1;9:674172. doi: 10.3389/fbioe.2021.674172. eCollection 2021.

PMID: 34141702 Free PMC article. Review.

Patient-Specific Computational Fluid Dynamics Reveal Localized Flow Patterns Predictive of Post-Left Ventricular Assist Device Aortic Incompetence. 

Shad R, Kaiser AD, Kong S, Fong R, Quach N, Bowles C, Kasinpila P, Shudo Y, Teuteberg J, Woo YJ, Marsden AL, Hiesinger W.

Circ Heart Fail. 2021 Jun 18:CIRCHEARTFAILURE120008034. doi: 10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.120.008034. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 34139862

Early Discharge after Lobectomy for Lung Cancer does not Equate to Early Readmission.

Patel DC, Leipzig M, Jeffrey Yang CF, Wang Y, Shrager JB, Backhus LM, Lui NS, Liou DZ, Berry MF.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2021 Jun 11:S0003-4975(21)01012-2. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2021.05.053. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 34126077

Commentary: The Devil in Z Details.

Ma M.

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021 Jun 9:S1043-0679(21)00282-3. doi: 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2021.06.003. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 34118392 No abstract available.

Computational Fluid Dynamics Simulations to Predict False Lumen Enlargement After Surgical Repair of Type-A Aortic Dissection.

Shad R, Kong S, Fong R, Quach N, Kasinpila P, Bowles C, Lee A, Hiesinger W.

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021 Jun 3:S1043-0679(21)00264-1. doi: 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2021.05.012. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 34091015

Semilunar Valve Interventions for Congenital Heart Disease: JACC State-of-the-Art Review.

Morray BH, McElhinney DB.

J Am Coll Cardiol. 2021 Jan 5;77(1):71-79. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2020.10.052.

PMID: 33413944 Review.

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