Research Output

2020

Ice, ice, maybe? Is it time to ditch the igloo cooler? Benefits of machine perfusion preservation of donor hearts

Vela, R. J., Jessen, M. E. & Peltz, M., Mar 1 2020, In : Artificial Organs. 44, 3, p. 220-227 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Mitral Valve Surgery in the First Year of Life

Geoffrion, T. R., Pirolli, T. J., Pruszynski, J., Dyer, A. K., Davies, R. R., Forbess, J. M. & Guleserian, K. J., Feb 1 2020, In : Pediatric Cardiology. 41, 2, p. 334-340 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The conduct of thoracic organ procurement

Sharma, A., Peltz, M., Wait, M. A., Ring, S. W., Mathur, A., Jessen, M. E. & Murala, J. S., Mar 1 2020, In : Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals. 28, 3, p. 158-167 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2019

Aspergillus aortitis & aortic valve endocarditis after coronary surgery

Clarke, N. S., Sengupta, A., Miller, A., Jessen, M. E. & Murthy, R. A., Sep 1 2019, In : Journal of Cardiac Surgery. 34, 9, p. 871-874 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A Tribute to Dr Montesinos: 20 Years From Medical Missions to a Cardiothoracic Surgery Department

Martinez, J. J., Rafael, A. Y., Rodriguez, J. P., Davis, J. T. & Murala, J. S. K., Mar 1 2019, In : World journal for pediatric & congenital heart surgery. 10, 2, p. 250-252 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Cardio-omentopexy Reduces Cardiac Fibrosis and Heart Failure After Experimental Pressure Overload

Wang, J., Zhang, Q. J., Pirolli, T. J., Liu, Z-P., Powell, L. S., Thorp, E. B., Jessen, M. E. & Forbess, J. M., Jan 1 2019, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Cryoglobulinemia: caution for patients undergoing cardiac surgery

Vela, R. J., Krueger, A., Huffman, L. & Bajona, P., Jan 1 2019, In : Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epicardial prestrained confinement and residual stresses: A newly observed heart ventricle confinement interface

Shi, X., Liu, Y., Copeland, K. M., McMahan, S. R., Zhang, S., Butler, J. R., Hong, Y., Cho, M., Bajona, P., Gao, H. & Liao, J., Mar 1 2019, In : Journal of the Royal Society Interface. 16, 152, 20190028.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Scopus citations

Incidence and variables associated with 30-day mortality after lung transplantation

Banga, A., Mohanka, M., Mullins, J., Bollineni, S., Kaza, V., Huffman, L., Peltz, M., Bajona, P., Wait, M. & Torres, F., Feb 1 2019, In : Clinical Transplantation. 33, 2, e13468.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
Open Access

Packed red blood cell transfusion associates with acute kidney injury after transcatheter aortic valve replacement

Merchant, A. M., Neyra, J. A., Minhajuddin, A. T. M., Wehrmann, L. E., Mills, R. A., Gualano, S. K., Kumbhani, D. J., Huffman, L., Jessen, M. E. & Fox, A. A., Jun 11 2019, In : BMC Anesthesiology. 19, 1, 99.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Pediatric cardiac surgery in low-and middle-income countries: Present status and need for a paradigm shift

Murala, J. S. K., Karl, T. R. & Pezzella, A. T., Jan 1 2019, In : Frontiers in Pediatrics. 7, JUN, 214.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Scopus citations

Regional biaxial mechanical data of the mitral and tricuspid valve anterior leaflets

Laurence, D., Ross, C., Jett, S., Johns, C., Echols, A., Baumwart, R., Towner, R., Liao, J., Bajona, P., Wu, Y. & Lee, C. H., Jun 1 2019, In : Data in Brief. 24, 103961.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations
2018

Acid retention in chronic kidney disease is inversely related to GFR

Goraya, N., Simoni, J., Sager, L. N., Pruszynski, J. & Wesson, D. E., Jan 1 2018, In : American Journal of Physiology - Renal Physiology. 314, 5, p. F985-F991

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

An investigation of regional variations in the biaxial mechanical properties and stress relaxation behaviors of porcine atrioventricular heart valve leaflets

Laurence, D., Ross, C., Jett, S., Johns, C., Echols, A., Baumwart, R., Towner, R., Liao, J., Bajona, P., Wu, Y. & Lee, C. H., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Biomechanics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Anticoagulation and Antiplatelet Strategies After On-X Mechanical Aortic Valve Replacement

PROACT Investigators, Jun 19 2018, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 71, 24, p. 2717-2726 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

A review of the Nunn modified single patch technique for atrioventricular septal defect repair

Geoffrion, T. R., Singappuli, K. & Murala, J. S. K., Apr 1 2018, In : Translational Pediatrics. 7, 2, p. 91-103 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

1 Scopus citations

Can use of an administrative database improve accuracy of hospital-reported readmission rates?

Edgerton, J. R., Herbert, M. A., Hamman, B. L. & Ring, W. S., May 2018, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 155, 5, p. 2043-2047 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Diagnosis and interventions of vascular complications in lung transplant

Batra, K., Chamarthy, M. R., Reddick, M., Roda, M. S., Wait, M. & Kalva, S. P., Jun 1 2018, In : Cardiovascular Diagnosis and Therapy. 8, 3, p. 378-386 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2 Scopus citations

Evaluation of current strategies for surveillance and management of donor-specific antibodies: Single-center study

Sullivan, D., Ahn, C., Gao, A., Lacelle, C., Torres, F., Bollineni, S., Banga, A., Mullins, J., Mohanka, M., Ring, S., Wait, M., Peltz, M., Duddupudi, P., Surapaneni, D. & Kaza, V., Jul 1 2018, In : Clinical Transplantation. 32, 7, e13285.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
14 Scopus citations

Retrosternal lead placement: an attractive alternative to subcutaneous tunneling

Clarke, N. S., Murthy, R. & Jessen, M. E., Jul 1 2018, In : Indian Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 34, 3, p. 402-405 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Right ventricular outflow tract obstruction: a quest for ideal management

Murala, J. S. K., Vela, R. J., Geoffrion, T., Chopra, S., Guhathakurtha, S., Pezzella, T. & Cherian, K. M., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Robotic-assisted microvascular surgery: skill acquisition in a rat model

Clarke, N. S., Price, J., Boyd, T., Salizzoni, S., Zehr, K. J., Nieponice, A. & Bajona, P., Jun 1 2018, In : Journal of Robotic Surgery. 12, 2, p. 331-336 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2017

Acid retention with reduced glomerular filtration rate increases urine biomarkers of kidney and bone injury

Wesson, D. E., Pruszynski, J., Cai, W. & Simoni, J., Apr 1 2017, In : Kidney international. 91, 4, p. 914-927 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Antibiotic Exposure and Risk for Death or Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia in Very Low Birth Weight Infants

Cantey, J. B., Huffman, L. W., Subramanian, A., Marshall, A. S., Ballard, A. R., Lefevre, C., Sagar, M., Pruszynski, J. E. & Mallett, L. H., Feb 1 2017, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 181, p. 289-293.e1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Cigarette Smoking Attenuates Kidney Protection by Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibition in Nondiabetic Chronic Kidney Disease

Roehm, B., Simoni, J., Pruszynski, J. & Wesson, D. E., Oct 1 2017, In : American Journal of Nephrology. 46, 4, p. 260-267 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Coxiella burnetti-associated thoracic endovascular stent graft infection

Clarke, N. S., Reznik, S. I., Jessen, M. E. & Murthy, R., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Cardiac Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Durability of Artificial Urinary Sphincter With Prior Radiation Therapy

Jhavar, S., Swanson, G., Deb, N., Littlejohn, L., Pruszynski, J., Machen, G., Milburn, P. & Bird, E., Apr 1 2017, In : Clinical Genitourinary Cancer. 15, 2, p. e175-e180

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy: review of surgical treatment

Price, J., Clarke, N., Turer, A., Quintana, E., Mestres, C., Huffman, L., Peltz, M., Wait, M., Ring, W. S., Jessen, M. & Bajona, P., Nov 1 2017, In : Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals. 25, 9, p. 594-607 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Impact of Accurate 30-Day Status on Operative Mortality: Wanted Dead or Alive, Not Unknown

Ring, W. S., Edgerton, J. R., Herbert, M., Prince, S., Knoff, C., Jenkins, K. M., Jessen, M. E. & Hamman, B. L., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Implantable cardioverter defibrillator therapy in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: An updated systematic review and meta-analysis of outcomes and complications

Wang, N., Xie, A., Tjahjono, R., Tian, D. H., Phan, S., Yan, T. D., Bajona, P. & Phan, K., Jul 1 2017, In : Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery. 6, 4, p. 298-306 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

6 Scopus citations
8 Scopus citations

Influence of metformin and insulin on myocardial substrate oxidation under conditions encountered during cardiac surgery

Holmes, C., Powell, L. S., Clarke, N. S., Jessen, M. E. & Peltz, M., Jan 1 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Surgery (United States).

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
1 Scopus citations

Mechanical circulatory support for the failing functional single ventricle

Murala, J. & Si, M. S., Jan 1 2017, In : Translational Pediatrics. 6, 1, p. 59-61 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

2 Scopus citations

Phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors usage and prostate cancer: A match-paired analysis

Machen, G. L., Rajab, M. H., Pruszynski, J. & Coffield, K. S., Oct 1 2017, In : Translational Andrology and Urology. 6, 5, p. 879-882 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Porcine small intestine submucosa cylinder valve for mitral and tricuspid valve replacement

Murala, J. S. K., Sassalos, P., Owens, S. T. & Ohye, R. G., Sep 2017, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 154, 3, p. e57-e59

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Predictors of outcome among patients on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation as a bridge to lung transplantation

Banga, A., Batchelor, E., Mohanka, M., Bollineni, S., Kaza, V., Mullins, J., Tran, M., Bajona, P., Peltz, M., Wait, M. & Torres, F., Jul 1 2017, In : Clinical Transplantation. 31, 7, e12990.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Preface

Bajona, P. & Clarke, N., Jul 1 2017, In : Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery. 6, 4, p. 296-297 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Risk factors for locoregional relapse after radical nephrectomy

Jhavar, S., Swanson, G. & Pruszynski, J., Jan 1 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Role of hospital volumes in identifying low-performing and high-performing aortic and mitral valve surgical centers in the United States

Khera, R., Pandey, A., Koshy, T., Ayers, C., Nallamothu, B. K., Das, S. R., Drazner, M. H., Jessen, M. E., Kirtane, A. J., Gardner, T. J., de Lemos, J. A., Bhatt, D. L. & Kumbhani, D. J., Dec 1 2017, In : JAMA Cardiology. 2, 12, p. 1322-1331 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Septal myectomy after failed septal alcohol ablation

Quintana, E., Bajona, P., Arguis, M. J. & Prat-González, S., Jul 1 2017, In : Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery. 6, 4, p. 394-401 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

The new United States heart allocation policy: Progress through collaborative revision

Davies, R. R., Farr, M., Silvestry, S., Callahan, L. R., Edwards, L., Meyer, D. M., Uccellini, K., Chan, K. M. & Rogers, J. G., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Transaortic septal myectomy: Techniques and pitfalls

Ralph-Edwards, A., Vanderlaan, R. D. & Bajona, P., Jul 1 2017, In : Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery. 6, 4, p. 410-415 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
6 Scopus citations

Ultraportable oxygen concentrator use in U.S. army special operations forward area surgery: A proof of concept in multiple environments

Rybak, M., Huffman, L. C., Nahouraii, R., Loden, J., Gonzalez, M., Wilson, R. & Danielson, P. D., Jan 1 2017, In : Military Medicine. 182, 1, p. e1649-e1652

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Variation in use of prophylactic antibiotics in gynecologic procedures before and after an educational intervention

Wu, E., Langsjoen, J., Pruszynski, J., Kuehl, T. J. & Larsen, W. I., Dec 1 2017, In : Southern Medical Journal. 110, 12, p. 782-784 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle