Cardiothoracic Surgery

Publications

2020

An ivor lewis esophagectomy designed to minimize anastomotic complications and optimize conduit function

Ramchandani, N. K., Kesler, K. A., Rogers, J. D., Valsangkar, N., Stokes, S. M. & Jalal, S. I., Apr 2020, In : Journal of Visualized Experiments. 2020, 158, e59255.

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Effect of delirium on physical function in noncardiac thoracic surgery patients

Khan, S. H., Xu, C., Wang, S., Gao, S., Lasiter, S., Kesler, K. & Khan, B. A., Mar 1 2020, In : American Journal of Critical Care. 29, 2, p. e39-e43

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Gender Bias and Its Negative Impact on Cardiothoracic Surgery

Ceppa, D. K. P., Dolejs, S. C., Boden, N., Phelan, S., Yost, K. J., Edwards, M., Donington, J., Naunheim, K. S. & Blackmon, S., Jan 2020, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 109, 1, p. 14-17 4 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Mitochondrial connexin 43 in sex-dependent myocardial responses and estrogen-mediated cardiac protection following acute ischemia/reperfusion injury

Wang, M., Smith, K., Yu, Q., Miller, C., Singh, K. & Sen, C. K., Jan 1 2020, In : Basic Research in Cardiology. 115, 1, 1.

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2 Scopus citations
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2 Scopus citations
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1 Scopus citations

Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Reconstruction in Infant Truncus Arteriosus: A 37-year Experience

Herrmann, J. L., Larson, E. E., Mastropietro, C. W., Rodefeld, M. D., Turrentine, M. W., Nozaki, R. & Brown, J. W., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery.

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Sexual Harassment and Cardiothoracic Surgery: #UsToo?

Ceppa, D. K. P., Dolejs, S. C., Boden, N., Phelan, S., Yost, K. J., Donington, J., Naunheim, K. S. & Blackmon, S., Apr 2020, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 109, 4, p. 1283-1288 6 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Short- A nd intermediate-term results of balloon aortic valvuloplasty and surgical aortic valvotomy in neonates

Zaban, N. B., Herrmann, J. L., Hoyer, M. H., Brown, J. W. & Alexy, R. D., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Cardiology in the Young.

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The Influence of Airway Closure Technique for Right Pneumonectomy on Wall Tension During Positive Pressure Ventilation: An Experimental Study

Matthews, C. R., Goswami, D., Ramchandani, N. K., Huffard, A. L., Rieger, K. M., Young, J. V., Martinez, R. V. & Kesler, K. A., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.

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Transatlantic editorial: Institutional investigations of ethically flawed reports in cardiothoracic surgery journals

Sade, R. M., Rylski, B., Swain, J. A., Entwistle, J. W. C., Ceppa, D. K. P., Blitzer, D., Carpenter, A. J., Chen, E. P., Cohen, R. G., D'amico, T. A., Drake, D. H., Fedak, P. W. M., Fenton, K. N., Loebe, M., Mayer, J. E., Mckneally, M. F., Merrill, W. H., Millikan, S. J., Moffatt-Bruce, S. D., Murthy, S. C. & 9 others, Naunheim, K. S., Orringer, M. B., Ray, S., Romano, J. C., Sade, R. M., Starnes, S. L., Tweddell, J. S., Whyte, R. I. & Zwischenberger, J. B., Apr 1 2020, In : European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 57, 4, p. 617-619 3 p.

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Transatlantic editorial: Institutional investigations of ethically flawed reports in cardiothoracic surgery journals

Cardiothoracic Ethics Forum, May 2020, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 159, 5, p. 1903-1905 3 p.

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Transatlantic Editorial: Institutional Investigations of Ethically Flawed Reports in Cardiothoracic Surgery Journals

Sade, R. M., Rylski, B., Swain, J. A., Entwistle, J. W. C., Ceppa, D. K. P., Blitzer, D., Carpenter, A. J., Chen, E. P., Cohen, R. G., D'Amico, T. A., Drake, D. H., Fedak, P. W. M., Fenton, K. N., Loebe, M., Mayer, J. E., McKneally, M. F., Merrill, W. H., Millikan, S. J., Moffatt-Bruce, S. D., Murthy, S. C. & 8 others, Naunheim, K. S., Orringer, M. B., Ray, S., Romano, J. C., Starnes, S. L., Tweddell, J. S., Whyte, R. I. & Zwischenberger, J. B., Apr 2020, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 109, 4, p. 993-995 3 p.

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2019

Amiodarone for prevention of atrial fibrillation following esophagectomy

Tisdale, J. E., Jaynes, H. A., Watson, M. R., Corya, A. L., Shen, C. & Kesler, K. A., Jul 2019, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 158, 1, p. 301-310.e1

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3 Scopus citations

Case Volume-to-Outcome Relationship in Minimally Invasive Esophagogastrectomy

Salfity, H., Timsina, L., Su, K., Ceppa, D. K. & Birdas, T., Nov 2019, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 108, 5, p. 1491-1497 7 p.

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Cavopulmonary assist: Long-term reversal of the Fontan paradox

Rodefeld, M. D., Marsden, A., Figliola, R., Jonas, T., Neary, M. & Giridharan, G. A., Dec 2019, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 158, 6, p. 1627-1636 10 p.

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7 Scopus citations

Chronic treatment with multi-kinase inhibitors causes differential toxicities on skeletal and cardiac muscles

Huot, J. R., Essex, A. L., Gutierrez, M., Barreto, R., Wang, M., Waning, D. L., Plotkin, L. I. & Bonetto, A., Apr 2019, In : Cancers. 11, 4, 571.

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4 Scopus citations

Commentary: Conquering “nonesmanneslond”

Kesler, K. A., Jun 2019, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 157, 6, p. 2490-2492 3 p.

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Converting Fontan-Björk to 1.5- or 2-Ventricle Circulation

Hopkins, K. A., Brown, J. W., Darragh, R. K. & Kay, W. A., Apr 2019, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 107, 4, p. e259-e261

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Early conversion of classic Fontan conversion may decrease term morbidity: Single centre outcomes

Blitzer, D., Habib, A. S., Brown, J. W., Kean, A. C., Lin, J. H. I., Turrentine, M. W., Rodefeld, M. D., Herrmann, J. L. & Kay, W. A., Jan 1 2019, In : Cardiology in the Young.

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Evaluation and Management of the Child and Adult with Fontan Circulation: A Scientific Statement from the American Heart Association

Rychik, J., Atz, A. M., Celermajer, D. S., Deal, B. J., Gatzoulis, M. A., Gewillig, M. H., Hsia, T. Y., Hsu, D. T., Kovacs, A. H., McCrindle, B. W., Newburger, J. W., Pike, N. A., Rodefeld, M., Rosenthal, D. N., Schumacher, K. R., Marino, B. S., Stout, K., Veldtman, G., Younoszai, A. K. & D'Udekem, Y., Aug 6 2019, In : Circulation. 140, 6, p. E234-E284

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29 Scopus citations

Expert Consensus Document on Pulmonary Metastasectomy

Handy, J. R., Bremner, R. M., Crocenzi, T. S., Detterbeck, F. C., Fernando, H. C., Fidias, P. M., Firestone, S., Johnstone, C. A., Lanuti, M., Litle, V. R., Kesler, K. A., Mitchell, J. D., Pass, H. I., Ross, H. J. & Varghese, T. K., Feb 2019, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 107, 2, p. 631-649 19 p.

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9 Scopus citations

First report of pulmonary large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma treated with stereotactic body radiation therapy

McClelland, S., Durm, G. A., Birdas, T., Musto, P. M. & Lautenschlaeger, T., Nov 1 2019, In : Reports of Practical Oncology and Radiotherapy. 24, 6, p. 507-510 4 p.

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1 Scopus citations
22 Scopus citations

Management of anastomotic leaks following esophagectomy: When to intervene?

Manghelli, J. L., Ceppa, D. K. P., Greenberg, J. W., Blitzer, D., Hicks, A., Rieger, K. M. & Birdas, T. J., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Thoracic Disease. 11, 1, p. 131-137 7 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Management of clinical T2N0 esophageal cancer: A review

Vining, P. & Birdas, T. J., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Thoracic Disease. 11, p. S1629-S1632

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Management of Residual Mass in Germ Cell Tumors After Chemotherapy

Albany, C., Kesler, K. & Cary, C., Jan 1 2019, In : Current oncology reports. 21, 1, 5.

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2 Scopus citations

One-stage surgical management of an esophagopericardial fistula presenting with tamponade

Vardas, P. N., Acton, M. D., Rosati, C. M. & Kesler, K. A., Oct 2019, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 158, 4, p. e143-e145

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1 Scopus citations

Outcomes after Ross procedure in adult patients: A meta-analysis and microsimulation

Sibilio, S., Koziarz, A., Belley-Côté, E. P., McClure, G. R., MacIsaac, S., Reza, S. J., Um, K. J., Lengyel, A., Mendoza, P., Alsagheir, A., Alraddadi, H., Gupta, S., Schneider, A. W., Patel, P. M., Brown, J., Chu, M. W. A., Peterson, M. D., Ouzounian, M., Paparella, D., El-Hamamsy, I. & 1 others, Whitlock, R. P., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Cardiac Surgery.

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Perioperative Risk Factors for Postoperative Delirium in Patients Undergoing Esophagectomy

Fuchita, M., Khan, S. H., Perkins, A. J., Gao, S., Wang, S., Kesler, K. A. & Khan, B. A., Jul 2019, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 108, 1, p. 190-195 6 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Society for Translational Medicine Expert consensus on the selection of surgical approaches in the management of thoracic esophageal carcinoma

Mao, Y., Yu, Z., You, B., Fang, W., Badgwell, B., Berry, M. F., Ceppa, D. K. P., Chen, C., Chen, H., Cuesta, M. A., D'Journo, X. B., Eslick, G. D., Fu, J., Fu, X., Gao, S., He, J., He, J., Huang, Y., Jiang, G., Jiang, Z. & 28 others, Kim, J. Y., Li, D., Li, H., Li, S., Liu, D., Liu, L., Liu, Y., Li, X., Li, Y., Mao, W., Molena, D., Morse, C. R., Novoa, N. M., Tan, L., Tan, Q., Toker, A., Tong, T., Wang, Q., Weksler, B., Xu, L., Xu, S., Yan, T., Zhang, L., Zhang, X., Zhang, X., Zhang, Z., Zhi, X. & Zhou, Q., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Thoracic Disease. 11, 1, p. 319-328 10 p.

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1 Scopus citations

The Superior Cavopulmonary Connection: History and Current Perspectives

Herrmann, J. L. & Brown, J., Mar 1 2019, In : World journal for pediatric & congenital heart surgery. 10, 2, p. 216-222 7 p.

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Warden Procedure in a 77-Year-Old Man

Hopkins, K. A., Farber, M. O., Singh, R., Kay, W. A., Herrmann, J. L. & Brown, J. W., Nov 2019, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 108, 5, p. e319-e321

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Will the Real Slim Shady Please Stand Up?

Ceppa, D. K. P., Mar 1 2019, In : Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 31, 1, p. 135-136 2 p.

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“Show Me the Data”: A Recipe for Quality Improvement Success in an Academic Surgical Department

Birdas, T. J., Rozycki, G. F., Dunnington, G. L., Stevens, L., Liali, V. & Schmidt, C. M., Apr 2019, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 228, 4, p. 368-373 6 p.

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2 Scopus citations
2018

Bovine Jugular Vein Conduit: A Mid- to Long-Term Institutional Review

Patel, P. M., Tan, C., Srivastava, N., Herrmann, J. L., Rodefeld, M., Turrentine, M. & Brown, J., Sep 1 2018, In : World journal for pediatric & congenital heart surgery. 9, 5, p. 489-495 7 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Can we make pneumonectomy great again?

Kesler, K. A., Oct 2018, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 156, 4, p. 1704-1705 2 p.

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Changes in renal function after left ventricular assist device placement in pediatric patients: A Pedimacs analysis

Friedland-Little, J. M., Hong, B. J., Gossett, J. G., Deshpande, S. R., Law, S., Hollifield, K. A., Cantor, R. S., Koehl, D., Kindel, S. J., Turrentine, M. W. & Davies, R. R., Oct 2018, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 37, 10, p. 1218-1225 8 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Congenital aortic paravalvular tunnel masquerading as a recurrent ventricular septal defect

Bakas, A. M., Vardas, P. N., Farrell, A. G. & Rodefeld, M., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Cardiac Surgery.

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2 Scopus citations

Current Smokers’ Preferences for Receiving Cessation Information in a Lung Cancer Screening Setting

Carter-Harris, L., Schwindt, R., Bakoyannis, G., Ceppa, D. K. P. & Rawl, S. M., Oct 1 2018, In : Journal of Cancer Education. 33, 5, p. 1120-1125 6 p.

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Impact of a Novel Preoperative Patient-centered Surgical Wellness Program

Kelley, K. E., Fajardo, A. D., Strange, N. M., Harmon, C. A., Pawlecki, K., Sieber, M., Walke, N., Fadel, W. F., Wooden, W. A., Sadowski, J., Birdas, T. J., Stevens, L. H., Rozycki, G. S. & Schmidt, C. M., Oct 1 2018, In : Annals of surgery. 268, 4, p. 650-656 7 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Infectious complications of ventricular assist device use in children in the United States: Data from the Pediatric Interagency Registry for Mechanical Circulatory Support (Pedimacs)

Auerbach, S. R., Richmond, M. E., Schumacher, K. R., Lopez-Colon, D., Mitchell, M. B., Turrentine, M. W., Cantor, R. S., Niebler, R. A. & Eghtesady, P., Jan 2018, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 37, 1, p. 46-53 8 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Management of broncholithiasis

Krishnan, S., Kniese, C. M., Mankins, M., Heitkamp, D. E., Sheski, F. D. & Kesler, K. A., Oct 1 2018, In : Journal of Thoracic Disease. 10, p. S3419-S3427

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3 Scopus citations

Management of Complications Caused by a Massive Left Ventricle Tumor in a Neonate

Yabrodi, M., Mastropietro, C. W., Darragh, R. K., Parent, J. J., Ayres, M. D., Kean, A. C. & Turrentine, M., Jun 2018, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 105, 6, p. e259-e261

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Multidisciplinary clinic approach improves overall survival outcomes of patients with metastatic germ-cell tumors

Albany, C., Adra, N., Snavely, A. C., Cary, C., Masterson, T. A., Foster, R. S., Kesler, K., Ulbright, T. M., Cheng, L., Chovanec, M., Taza, F., Ku, K., Brames, M. J., Hanna, N. H. & Einhorn, L. H., Feb 1 2018, In : Annals of Oncology. 29, 2, p. 341-346 6 p.

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32 Scopus citations

Normothermic ex-vivo preservation with the portable Organ Care System Lung device for bilateral lung transplantation (INSPIRE): a randomised, open-label, non-inferiority, phase 3 study

Warnecke, G., Van Raemdonck, D., Smith, M. A., Massard, G., Kukreja, J., Rea, F., Loor, G., De Robertis, F., Nagendran, J., Dhital, K. K., Moradiellos Díez, F. J., Knosalla, C., Bermudez, C. A., Tsui, S., McCurry, K., Wang, I. W., Deuse, T., Lesèche, G., Thomas, P., Tudorache, I. & 16 others, Kühn, C., Avsar, M., Wiegmann, B., Sommer, W., Neyrinck, A., Schiavon, M., Calebrese, F., Santelmo, N., Olland, A., Falcoz, P. E., Simon, A. R., Varela, A., Madsen, J. C., Hertz, M., Haverich, A. & Ardehali, A., May 2018, In : The Lancet Respiratory Medicine. 6, 5, p. 357-367 11 p.

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54 Scopus citations

Operative time in esophagectomy: Does it affect outcomes?

Valsangkar, N., Salfity, H. V. N., Timsina, L., Ceppa, M., Ceppa, E. P. & Birdas, T., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Surgery (United States).

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3 Scopus citations