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

Pulmonary hemorrhage in children with Alagille syndrome undergoing cardiac catheterization.

Adamson GT, Peng LF, Feinstein JA, Yarlagadda VV, Lin A, Wise-Faberowski L, McElhinney DB.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 Oct 4. doi: 10.1002/ccd.28508. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID: 31584246 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Heart-lung transplantation with concomitant aortic arch reconstruction for Eisenmenger syndrome and type B interrupted aortic arch.

Wang H, Shudo Y, MacArthur JW, Woo YJ.

J Heart Lung Transplant. 2019 Sep 11. pii: S1053-2498(19)31669-9. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2019.09.002. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.

PMID: 31570290 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Vascularization of Engineered Spatially Patterned Myocardial Tissue Derived From Human Pluripotent Stem Cells in vivo.

Wanjare M, Kawamura M, Hu C, Alcazar C, Wang H, Woo YJ, Huang NF.

Front Bioeng Biotechnol. 2019 Sep 3;7:208. doi: 10.3389/fbioe.2019.00208. eCollection 2019.

PMID: 31552234 [PubMed] Free PMC Article

Perfusion Methods and Modifications to the Cardiopulmonary Bypass Circuit for Midline Unifocalization Procedures.

Margetson TD, Sleasman J, Kollmann S, McCarthy PJ, Jahadi O, Sheff D, Shuttleworth P, Mainwaring RD, Hanley FL.

J Extra Corpor Technol. 2019 Sep;51(3):147-152.

PMID: 31548736 [PubMed - in process]

"Cheese Wire" Fenestration of Dissection Intimal Flap to Facilitate Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair in Chronic Dissection.

Iwakoshi S, Watkins CA, Ogawa Y, Fischbein M, Lee A, Lee JT, Hiesinger W, Dake MD.

J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2019 Sep 18. pii: S1051-0443(19)30549-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jvir.2019.06.004. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID: 31542270 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Report from the Workforce on Diversity & Inclusion - Society of Thoracic Surgeons Members' Bias Experiences.

Erhunmwunsee L, Backhus LM, Godoy L, Edwards MA, Cooke DT.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 Sep 11. pii: S0003-4975(19)31362-1. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.08.015. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID: 31520637 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Lecompte Procedure for Relief of Severe Airway Compression in Children With Congenital Heart Disease.

Greene CL, Mainwaring RD, Sidell D, Palmon M, Hanley FL.

World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. 2019 Sep;10(5):558-564. doi: 10.1177/2150135119860466.

PMID: 31496414 [PubMed - in process]

Aortic or Pulmonary Valved Homograft Right Ventricle to Pulmonary Artery Conduit in the Norwood Procedure.

Nasirov T, Maeda K, Reinhartz O.

World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. 2019 Jul;10(4):499-501. doi: 10.1177/2150135119842865.

PMID: 31307304 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Assessment of the Reconstructed Pulmonary Circulation With Lung Perfusion Scintigraphy After Unifocalization and Repair of Tetralogy of Fallot With Major Aortopulmonary Collaterals.

Wise-Faberowski L, Irvin M, Lennig M, Long J, Nadel HR, Bauser-Heaton H, Asija R, Hanley FL, McElhinney DB.

World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. 2019 May;10(3):313-320. doi: 10.1177/2150135119836735.

PMID: 31084304 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Ex Vivo Biomechanical Study of Apical Versus Papillary Neochord Anchoring for Mitral Regurgitation.

Imbrie-Moore AM, Paulsen MJ, Thakore AD, Wang H, Hironaka CE, Lucian HJ, Farry JM, Edwards BB, Bae JH, Cutkosky MR, Woo YJ.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 Jul;108(1):90-97. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.01.053. Epub 2019 Mar 2.

PMID: 30836099 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Dr. Ioannis Karakikes's paper featured in Nature

Activation of PDGF pathway links LMNA mutation to dilated cardiomyopathy.

Lee J, Termglinchan V, Diecke S, Itzhaki I, Lam CK, Garg P, Lau E, Greenhaw M, Seeger T, Wu H, Zhang JZ, Chen X, Gil IP, Ameen M, Sallam K, Rhee JW, Churko JM, Chaudhary R, Chour T, Wang PJ, Snyder MP, Chang HY, Karakikes I, Wu JC.

Nature. 2019 Aug;572(7769):335-340

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.