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2009

Midterm Results of Ross Aortic Valve Replacement: A Single-Institution Experience

Brown, J. W., Ruzmetov, M., Shahriari, A., Rodefeld, M. D., Mahomed, Y. & Turrentine, M. W., Aug 1 2009, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 88, 2, p. 601-608 8 p.

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34 Scopus citations
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33 Scopus citations

Rituximab for the treatment of thymoma-associated and de novo myasthenia gravis: 3 cases and review

Nelson, R. P., Pascuzzi, R. M., Kessler, K., Walsh, L. E., Faught, P. P., Ramanuja, S., Pescovitz, M. D. & Loehrer, P. J., Jun 1 2009, In : Journal of Clinical Neuromuscular Disease. 10, 4, p. 170-177 8 p.

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32 Scopus citations
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Subaortic obstruction in univentricular heart: results using the double barrel Damus-Kaye Stansel operation

Fiore, A. C., Rodefeld, M., ViJay, P., Turrentine, M., Seithel, C., Ruzmetov, M. & Brown, J. W., Jan 1 2009, In : European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 35, 1, p. 141-146 6 p.

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23 Scopus citations
16 Scopus citations

Surgical Management of Pulmonary and Mediastinal Sequelae of Histoplasmosis: A Challenging Spectrum

Hammoud, Z. T., Rose, A. S., Hage, C. A., Knox, K. S., Rieger, K. & Kesler, K. A., Aug 1 2009, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 88, 2, p. 399-403 5 p.

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21 Scopus citations

Technique of Mediastinal Germ Cell Tumor Resection

Kesler, K. A., Mar 1 2009, In : Operative Techniques in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 14, 1, p. 55-65 11 p.

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6 Scopus citations
7 Scopus citations
2008
59 Scopus citations

A single center's experience with the ross procedure in pediatrics

Kirkpatrick, E., Hurwitz, R. & Brown, J., Sep 1 2008, In : Pediatric Cardiology. 29, 5, p. 894-900 7 p.

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9 Scopus citations

Carinaplasty Airway Closure: A Technique for Right Pneumonectomy

Kesler, K. A., Hammoud, Z. T., Rieger, K. M., Kruter, L. E., Yu, M. & Brown, J. W., Apr 1 2008, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 85, 4, p. 1178-1186 9 p.

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6 Scopus citations

Deleterious effects of endogenous and exogenous testosterone on mesenchymal stem cell VEGF production

Ray, R., Herring, C. M., Markel, T. A., Crisostomo, P. R., Wang, M., Weil, B., Lahm, T. & Meldrum, D. R., May 1 2008, In : American Journal of Physiology - Regulatory Integrative and Comparative Physiology. 294, 5, p. R1498-R1503

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16 Scopus citations
34 Scopus citations

Embryonic stem cells attenuate myocardial dysfunction and inflammation after surgical global ischemia via paracrine actions

Crisostomo, P. R., Abarbanell, A. M., Wang, M., Lahm, T., Wang, Y. & Meldrum, D. R., Oct 1 2008, In : American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 295, 4, p. H1726-H1735

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60 Scopus citations

Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Signaling in Adenocarcinomas With Bronchioloalveolar Components

Sarkaria, I. S., Zakowski, M. F., Pham, D., Hezel, M., Ebright, M. I., Chuai, S., Venkatraman, E. S., Kris, M. G., Rusch, V. W. & Singh, B., Jan 1 2008, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 85, 1, p. 216-223 8 p.

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9 Scopus citations

Estrogen receptor beta mediates acute myocardial protection following ischemia

Wang, M., Crisostomo, P. R., Markel, T., Wang, Y., Lillemoe, K. D. & Meldrum, D. R., Aug 1 2008, In : Surgery. 144, 2, p. 233-238 6 p.

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55 Scopus citations

Ethyl Pyruvate Inhibits Hypoxic Pulmonary Vasoconstriction and Attenuates Pulmonary Artery Cytokine Expression

Tsai, B. M., Lahm, T., Morrell, E. D., Crisostomo, P. R., Poynter, J., Wang, M. & Meldrum, D. R., Mar 1 2008, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 145, 1, p. 130-134 5 p.

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9 Scopus citations

Exogenous estrogen rapidly attenuates pulmonary artery vasoreactivity and acute hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction

Lahm, T., Crisostomo, P. R., Markel, T. A., Wang, M., Wang, Y., Weil, B. & Meldrum, D. R., Dec 1 2008, In : Shock. 30, 6, p. 660-667 8 p.

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32 Scopus citations

Females Exhibit Relative Resistance to Depressive Effects of Tumor Necrosis Factor-α on the Myocardium

Sando, I. C., Wang, Y., Crisostomo, P. R., Markel, T. A., Sharma, R., Erwin, G. S., Guzman, M. J., Meldrum, D. R. & Wang, M., Nov 1 2008, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 150, 1, p. 92-99 8 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Fenoldopam for acute kidney injury in children

Knoderer, C. A., Leiser, J. D., Nailescu, C., Turrentine, M. W. & Andreoli, S. P., Mar 1 2008, In : Pediatric Nephrology. 23, 3, p. 495-498 4 p.

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10 Scopus citations

Human mesenchymal stem cells stimulated by TNF-α, LPS, or hypoxia produce growth factors by an NFκB- but not JNK-dependent mechanism

Crisostomo, P. R., Wang, Y., Markel, T. A., Wang, M., Lahm, T. & Meldrum, D. R., Mar 1 2008, In : American Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology. 294, 3, p. C675-C682

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309 Scopus citations

Mechanisms of sex differences in TNFR2-mediated cardioprotection.

Wang, M., Crisostomo, P. R., Markel, T. A., Wang, Y. & Meldrum, D. R., Sep 30 2008, In : Circulation. 118, 14 Suppl, p. S38-45

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44 Scopus citations

Neonatal stem cells exhibit specific characteristics in function, proliferation, and cellular signaling that distinguish them from their adult counterparts

Markel, T. A., Wang, M., Crisostomo, P. R., Manukyan, M. C., Poynter, J. A. & Meldrum, D. R., May 1 2008, In : American Journal of Physiology - Regulatory Integrative and Comparative Physiology. 294, 5, p. R1491-R1497

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16 Scopus citations

Nitric oxide suppresses the secretion of vascular endothelial growth factor and hepatocyte growth factor from human mesenchymal stem cells

Wang, Y., Crisostomo, P. R., Wang, M., Weil, B., Abarbanell, A., Poynter, J., Manukyan, M. C. & Meldrum, D. R., Nov 1 2008, In : Shock. 30, 5, p. 527-531 5 p.

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12 Scopus citations

Performance of a 3-Bladed Propeller Pump to Provide Cavopulmonary Assist in the Failing Fontan Circulation

Throckmorton, A. L., Ballman, K. K., Myers, C. D., Frankel, S. H., Brown, J. W. & Rodefeld, M. D., Oct 1 2008, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 86, 4, p. 1343-1347 5 p.

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33 Scopus citations

Postischemic Infusion of 17-β-Estradiol Protects Myocardial Function and Viability

Terrell, A. M., Crisostomo, P. R., Markel, T. A., Wang, M., Abarbanell, A. M., Herrmann, J. L. & Meldrum, D. R., May 15 2008, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 146, 2, p. 218-224 7 p.

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17 Scopus citations

Proestrus female rats are more resistant to right ventricular pressure overload

Sharma, R., Markel, T. A., Wang, Y., Crisostomo, P. R., Wang, M., Sando, I. C., Weil, B. R. & Meldrum, D. R., Sep 1 2008, In : Shock. 30, 3, p. 318-323 6 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Pulmonary Valve Replacement: A Comparison of Three Biological Valves

Fiore, A. C., Rodefeld, M., Turrentine, M., Vijay, P., Reynolds, T., Standeven, J., Hill, K., Bost, J., Carpenter, D., Tobin, C. & Brown, J. W., May 1 2008, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 85, 5, p. 1712-1718 7 p.

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55 Scopus citations
7 Scopus citations

Reoperative right ventricular outflow tract conduit reconstruction: Risk analyses at follow up

Rodefeld, M. D., Ruzmetov, M., Turrentine, M. W. & Brown, J. W., Jan 1 2008, In : Journal of Heart Valve Disease. 17, 1, p. 119-126 8 p.

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12 Scopus citations

Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Reconstruction in Ross Patients: Does the Homograft Fare Better?

Brown, J. W., Ruzmetov, M., Rodefeld, M. D. & Turrentine, M. W., Nov 1 2008, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 86, 5, p. 1607-1612 6 p.

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34 Scopus citations
43 Scopus citations

Technique of Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy

Pham, D. K., Balderson, S. & D'Amico, T. A., Sep 1 2008, In : Operative Techniques in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 13, 3, p. 188-203 16 p.

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10 Scopus citations

TGF-α increases human mesenchymal stem cell-secreted VEGF by MEK- and PI3-K- but not JNK- or ERK-dependent mechanisms

Wang, Y., Crisostomo, P. R., Wang, M., Markel, T. A., Novotny, N. M. & Meldrum, D. R., Oct 1 2008, In : American Journal of Physiology - Regulatory Integrative and Comparative Physiology. 295, 4, p. R1115-R1123

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53 Scopus citations

The Effects of Endogenous Sex Hormones and Acute Hypoxia on Vasoconstriction in Isolated Rat Pulmonary Artery Rings

Patel, K. M., Lahm, T., Crisostomo, P. R., Herring, C., Markel, T., Wang, M. & Meldrum, D. R., May 1 2008, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 146, 1, p. 121-126 6 p.

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8 Scopus citations

TNFR1 signaling resistance associated with female stem cell cytokine production is independent of TNFR2-mediated pathways

Markel, T. A., Crisostomo, P. R., Wang, M., Wang, Y., Lahm, T., Novotny, N. M., Tan, J. & Meldrum, D. R., Oct 1 2008, In : American Journal of Physiology - Regulatory Integrative and Comparative Physiology. 295, 4, p. R1124-R1130

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11 Scopus citations

Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Improves Myocardial Functional Recovery Following Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury

Guzman, M. J., Crisostomo, P. R., Wang, M., Markel, T. A., Wang, Y. & Meldrum, D. R., Dec 1 2008, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 150, 2, p. 286-292 7 p.

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27 Scopus citations

VEGF is critical for stem cell-mediated cardioprotection and a crucial paracrine factor for defining the age threshold in adult and neonatal stem cell function

Markel, T. A., Wang, Y., Herrmann, J. L., Crisostomo, P. R., Wang, M., Novotny, N. M., Herring, C. M., Tan, J., Lahm, T. & Meldrum, D. R., Dec 1 2008, In : American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 295, 6, p. H2308-H2314

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116 Scopus citations

Ventricular assist device implantation in the pediatric population: Does pump size selection and associated hemodynamics impact outcomes?

Husain, S. A., Wallis, G., Fricker, F. J., Bleiweis, M. S., Staples, E. D., Klodell, C. T., Brown, J. W. & Turrentine, M. W., Sep 1 2008, In : ASAIO Journal. 54, 5, p. 474-478 5 p.

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8 Scopus citations
2007

Activation of individual tumor necrosis factor receptors differentially affects stem cell growth factor and cytokine production

Markel, T. A., Crisostomo, P. R., Wang, M., Herring, C. M. & Meldrum, D. R., Oct 1 2007, In : American Journal of Physiology - Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology. 293, 4, p. G657-G662

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33 Scopus citations

A novel biomarker for the detection of esophageal adenocarcinoma

Hammoud, Z. T., Badve, S., Saxena, R., Kesler, K. A., Rieger, K., Malkas, L. H. & Hickey, R. J., Jan 1 2007, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 133, 1, p. 82-87 6 p.

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6 Scopus citations

A woman with facial papules and pulmonary nodules

Erickson, B. W., Cripe, L., Rieger, K., Cummings, O. W. & Wilkes, D., Jul 1 2007, In : Respiration. 74, 4, p. 471-474 4 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Deficiency of TNFR1 protects myocardium through SOCS3 and IL-6 but not p38 MAPK or IL-1β

Wang, M., Markel, T., Crisostomo, P., Herring, C., Meldrum, K. K., Lillemoe, K. D. & Meldrum, D. R., Apr 1 2007, In : American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 292, 4, p. H1694-H1699

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31 Scopus citations

Diagnosis of Esophageal Adenocarcinoma by Serum Proteomic Pattern

Hammoud, Z. T., Dobrolecki, L., Kesler, K. A., Rahmani, E., Rieger, K., Malkas, L. H. & Hickey, R. J., Aug 1 2007, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 84, 2, p. 384-392 9 p.

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9 Scopus citations

Endogenous estrogen attenuates pulmonary artery vasoreactivity and acute hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction: The effects of sex and menstrual cycle

Lahm, T., Patel, K. M., Crisostomo, P. R., Markel, T. A., Wang, M., Herring, C. & Meldrum, D. R., Sep 1 2007, In : American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology and Metabolism. 293, 3, p. E865-E871

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53 Scopus citations

Endothelial STAT3 plays a critical role in generalized myocardial proinflammatory and proapoptotic signaling

Wang, M., Zhang, W., Crisostomo, P., Markel, T., Meldrum, K. K., Fu, X. Y. & Meldrum, D. R., Oct 1 2007, In : American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 293, 4, p. H2101-H2108

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51 Scopus citations