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2007

Mechanical cavopulmonary assist for the univentricular Fontan circulation using a novel folding propeller blood pump

Throckmorton, A. L., Ballman, K. K., Myers, C. D., Litwak, K. N., Frankel, S. H. & Rodefeld, M. D., Nov 1 2007, In : ASAIO Journal. 53, 6, p. 734-741 8 p.

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25 Scopus citations

Mediastinal germ cell tumors.

Kesler, K. A. & Einhorn, L. H., May 2007, In : The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 83, 5, 1 p.

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Mesenchymal Stem Cells Attenuate Hypoxic Pulmonary Vasoconstriction by a Paracrine Mechanism

Patel, K. M., Crisostomo, P., Lahm, T., Markel, T., Herring, C., Wang, M., Meldrum, K. K., Lillemoe, K. D. & Meldrum, D. R., Dec 1 2007, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 143, 2, p. 281-285 5 p.

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56 Scopus citations

Off-Pump Aortic Valve Bypass Using a Valved Apical-Aortic Conduit

Brown, J. W. & Gammie, J. S., Jun 1 2007, In : Operative Techniques in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 12, 2, p. 85-94 10 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Postoperative Outpatient Chest Tube Management: Initial Experience With a New Portable System

Rieger, K. M., Wroblewski, H. A., Brooks, J. A., Hammoud, Z. T. & Kesler, K. A., Aug 1 2007, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 84, 2, p. 630-632 3 p.

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17 Scopus citations

Prospective evaluation of serum amiodarone concentrations when administered via a nasogastric tube into the stomach conduit after transthoracic esophagectomy

Tisdale, J. E., Wroblewski, H. A., Hammoud, Z. T., Rieger, K. M., Young, J. V., Wall, D. S. & Kesler, K. A., Oct 1 2007, In : Clinical Therapeutics. 29, 10, p. 2226-2234 9 p.

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5 Scopus citations
64 Scopus citations

Right ventricular TNF resistance during endotoxemia: The differential effects on ventricular function

Markel, T. A., Crisostomo, P. R., Wang, M., Herrmann, J. L., Abarbanell, A. M. & Meldrum, D. R., Nov 1 2007, In : American Journal of Physiology - Regulatory Integrative and Comparative Physiology. 293, 5, p. R1893-R1897

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10 Scopus citations

Selective protein kinase C inhibition attenuates pulmonary artery cytokine expression without affecting hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction

Tsai, B. M., Patel, K., Wang, M., Morrell, E. D., Crisostomo, P. R. & Meldrum, D. R., Jan 1 2007, In : Shock. 27, 1, p. 36-39 4 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Sex differences in endothelial STAT3 mediate sex differences in myocardial inflammation

Wang, M., Zhang, W., Crisostomo, P., Markel, T., Meldrum, K. K., Fu, X. Y. & Meldrum, D. R., Sep 1 2007, In : American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology and Metabolism. 293, 3, p. E872-E877

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9 Scopus citations

STAT3 mediates bone marrow mesenchymal stem cell VEGF production

Wang, M., Zhang, W., Crisostomo, P., Markel, T., Meldrum, K. K., Fu, X. Y. & Meldrum, D. R., Jun 1 2007, In : Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology. 42, 6, p. 1009-1015 7 p.

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78 Scopus citations

Stem Cells Improve Right Ventricular Functional Recovery After Acute Pressure Overload and Ischemia Reperfusion Injury

Wairiuko, G. M., Crisostomo, P. R., Wang, M., Morrell, E. D., Meldrum, K. K., Lillemoe, K. D. & Meldrum, D. R., Aug 1 2007, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 141, 2, p. 241-246 6 p.

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23 Scopus citations

Surgical Results of Arterial Switch Operation for Taussig-Bing Anomaly: Is Position of the Great Arteries a Risk Factor?

Rodefeld, M. D., Ruzmetov, M., Vijay, P., Fiore, A. C., Turrentine, M. W. & Brown, J. W., Apr 1 2007, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 83, 4, p. 1451-1457 7 p.

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17 Scopus citations

The Effect of Chronic Exogenous Androgen on Myocardial Function Following Acute Ischemia-Reperfusion in Hosts with Different Baseline Levels of Sex Steroids

Nam, U. H., Wang, M., Crisostomo, P. R., Markel, T. A., Lahm, T., Meldrum, K. K., Lillemoe, K. D. & Meldrum, D. R., Sep 1 2007, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 142, 1, p. 113-118 6 p.

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18 Scopus citations

Treatment of non-small cell lung cancer, stage IIIB: ACCP evidence-based clinical practice guidelines (2nd edition)

Jett, J. R., Schild, S. E., Keith, R. L. & Kesler, K. A., Sep 2007, In : Chest. 132, 3 SUPPL., p. 266S-276S

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119 Scopus citations

When Reconstruction Fails or is Not Feasible: Valve Replacement Options in the Pediatric Population

Husain, S. A. & Brown, J. W., Apr 16 2007, In : Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Annual. 10, 1, p. 117-124 8 p.

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13 Scopus citations
2006

17-β-Estradiol decreases p38 MAPK-mediated myocardial inflammation and dysfunction following acute ischemia

Wang, M., Tsai, B. M., Reiger, K. M., Brown, J. W. & Meldrum, D. R., Feb 1 2006, In : Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology. 40, 2, p. 205-212 8 p.

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82 Scopus citations

AJR teaching file: Right ventricular mass presenting with a heart murmur

Choplin, R. H. & Turrentine, M. W., Dec 1 2006, In : American Journal of Roentgenology. 187, SUPPL. 6, p. S505-S507

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3 Scopus citations

Aortic Valve Bypass for the High-Risk Patient With Aortic Stenosis

Gammie, J. S., Brown, J. W., Brown, J. M., Poston, R. S., Pierson, R. N., Odonkor, P. N., White, C. S., Gottdiener, J. S. & Griffith, B. P., May 1 2006, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 81, 5, p. 1605-1610 6 p.

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45 Scopus citations

A prospective analysis of the incidence and risk factors associated with junctional ectopic tachycardia following surgery for congenital heart disease

Batra, A. S., Chun, D. S., Johnson, T. R., Maldonado, E. M., Kashyap, B. A., Maiers, J., Lindblade, C. L., Rodefeld, M., Brown, J. W. & Hubbard, J. E., Feb 1 2006, In : Pediatric Cardiology. 27, 1, p. 51-55 5 p.

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77 Scopus citations

Can pulmonary conduit dysfunction and failure be reduced in infants and children less than age 2 years at initial implantation?

Karamlou, T., Blackstone, E. H., Hawkins, J. A., Jacobs, M. L., Kanter, K. R., Brown, J. W., Mavroudis, C., Caldarone, C. A., Williams, W. G. & McCrindle, B. W., Oct 2006, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 132, 4, p. 829-838.e5

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66 Scopus citations
56 Scopus citations
15 Scopus citations

Disparate IL-1β and iNOS gene expression in the aorta and pulmonary artery after endotoxemia

Tsai, B. M., Wang, M., Pitcher, J. M., Kher, A. & Meldrum, D. R., Feb 1 2006, In : Surgical Infections. 7, 1, p. 21-27 7 p.

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9 Scopus citations

Does endogenous testosterone mediate the lower preconditioning threshold in males?

Nelson, N. T., Mahomed, A. J., Pitcher, J. M., Tsai, B. M., Wang, M., Mahomed, Y., Brown, J. W., Crisostomo, P. & Meldrum, D. R., Mar 1 2006, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 131, 1, p. 86-90 5 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Endogenous estrogen mediates a higher threshold for endotoxin-induced myocardial protection in females

Pitcher, J. M., Wang, M., Tsai, B. M., Kher, A., Nelson, N. T. & Meldrum, D. R., Jan 1 2006, In : American Journal of Physiology - Regulatory Integrative and Comparative Physiology. 290, 1, p. R27-R33

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14 Scopus citations

Estrogen receptor-α mediates acute myocardial protection in females

Wang, M., Crisostomo, P., Wairiuko, G. M. & Meldrum, D. R., Jun 1 2006, In : American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 290, 6, p. H2204-H2209

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133 Scopus citations

Evolution of aortic valve replacement in children: A single center experience

Ruzmetov, M., Vijay, P., Rodefeld, M. D., Turrentine, M. W. & Brown, J. W., Nov 10 2006, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 113, 2, p. 194-200 7 p.

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33 Scopus citations

Fate of the autograft and homograft following ross aortic valve replacement: Reoperative frequency, outcome, and management

Brown, J. W., Ruzmetov, M., Fukui, T., Rodefeld, M. D., Mahomed, Y. & Turrentine, M. W., Mar 1 2006, In : Journal of Heart Valve Disease. 15, 2, p. 253-260 8 p.

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26 Scopus citations

High passage number of stem cells adversely affects stem cell activation and myocardial protection

Crisostomo, P. R., Wang, M., Wairiuko, G. M., Morrell, E. D., Terrell, A. M., Seshadri, P., Nam, U. H. & Meldrum, D. R., Dec 1 2006, In : Shock. 26, 6, p. 575-580 6 p.

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126 Scopus citations

Human progenitor cells from bone marrow or adipose tissue produce VEGF, HGF, and IGF-I in response to TNF by a p38 MAPK-dependent mechanism

Wang, M., Crisostomo, P. R., Herring, C., Meldrum, K. K. & Meldrum, D. R., Oct 9 2006, In : American Journal of Physiology - Regulatory Integrative and Comparative Physiology. 291, 4, p. R880-R884

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223 Scopus citations

Lepirudin anticoagulation for heparin-induced thrombocytopenia after cardiac surgery in a pediatric patient

Knoderer, C. A., Knoderer, H. M., Turrentine, M. W. & Kumar, M., May 2006, In : Pharmacotherapy. 26, 5 I, p. 709-712 4 p.

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20 Scopus citations

Long-term results of surgical repair in patients with congenital subaortic stenosis

Ruzmetov, M., Vijay, P., Rodefeld, M. D., Turrentine, M. W. & Brown, J. W., Jun 1 2006, In : Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery. 5, 3, p. 227-233 7 p.

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17 Scopus citations

Long-term survival after excision of a solitary esophageal cancer brain metastasis

Kesler, K. A., Hammoud, Z. T., Helft, P. R., Rieger, K. M., Pritz, M. B. & Brown, J. W., Feb 2006, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 131, 2, p. 497-498 2 p.

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9 Scopus citations

Mitral valve replacement with Ross II technique: Initial experience

Brown, J. W., Ruzmetov, M., Rodefeld, M. D. & Turrentine, M. W., Feb 1 2006, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 81, 2, p. 502-508 7 p.

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18 Scopus citations

Neonatal cavopulmonary assist: Pulsatile versus steady-flow pulmonary perfusion

Myers, C. D., Boyd, J. H., Presson, R. G., Vijay, P., Coats, A. C., Brown, J. W. & Rodefeld, M. D., Jan 1 2006, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 81, 1, p. 257-263 7 p.

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17 Scopus citations

Outcomes in patients with interrupted aortic arch and associated anomalies: a 20-year experience

Brown, J. W., Ruzmetov, M., Okada, Y., Vijay, P., Rodefeld, M. D. & Turrentine, M. W., May 1 2006, In : European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 29, 5, p. 666-673 8 p.

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70 Scopus citations

p38 Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Mediates the Sustained Phase of Hypoxic Pulmonary Vasoconstriction and Plays a Role in Phase I Vasodilation

Morrell, E. D., Tsai, B. M., Wang, M., Crisostomo, P. R. & Meldrum, D. R., Aug 1 2006, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 134, 2, p. 335-341 7 p.

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14 Scopus citations

Postconditioning in Females Depends on Injury Severity

Crisostomo, P. R., Wang, M., Wairiuko, G. M., Terrell, A. M. & Meldrum, D. R., Aug 1 2006, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 134, 2, p. 342-347 6 p.

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29 Scopus citations

Pretreatment with adult progenitor cells improves recovery and decreases native myocardial proinflammatory signaling after ischemia

Wang, M., Tsai, B. M., Crisostomo, P. R. & Meldrum, D. R., May 1 2006, In : Shock. 25, 5, p. 454-459 6 p.

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69 Scopus citations

Scimitar Syndrome

Gudjonsson, U. & Brown, J. W., Apr 27 2006, In : Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Annual. 9, 1, p. 56-62 7 p.

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77 Scopus citations

Scimitar syndrome.

Gudjonsson, U. & Brown, J. W., 2006, In : Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Annual. p. 56-62 7 p.

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Sex dimorphisms in activated mesenchymal stem cell function

Crisostomo, P. R., Wang, M., Herring, C. M., Morrell, E. D., Seshadri, P., Meldrum, K. K. & Meldrum, D. R., Dec 1 2006, In : Shock. 26, 6, p. 571-574 4 p.

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49 Scopus citations

Surgical Treatment of Absent Pulmonary Valve Syndrome Associated With Bronchial Obstruction

Brown, J. W., Ruzmetov, M., Vijay, P., Rodefeld, M. D. & Turrentine, M. W., Dec 1 2006, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 82, 6, p. 2221-2226 6 p.

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33 Scopus citations

Survival outcomes of resected patients who demonstrate a pathologic complete response after neoadjuvant chemoradiation therapy for locally advanced esophageal cancer

Hammoud, Z. T., Kesler, K. A., Ferguson, M. K., Battafarrano, R. J., Bhogaraju, A., Hanna, N., Govindan, R., Mauer, A. A., Yu, M. & Einhorn, L. H., Apr 1 2006, In : Diseases of the Esophagus. 19, 2, p. 69-72 4 p.

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39 Scopus citations

The Ross-Konno Procedure in Children: Outcomes, Autograft and Allograft Function, and Reoperations

Brown, J. W., Ruzmetov, M., Vijay, P., Rodefeld, M. D. & Turrentine, M. W., Oct 1 2006, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 82, 4, p. 1301-1306 6 p.

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47 Scopus citations

Tumor necrosis factor receptor 1 signaling resistance in the female myocardium during ischemia

Wang, M., Tsai, B. M., Crisostomo, P. R. & Meldrum, D. R., Jul 1 2006, In : Circulation. 114, SUPPL. 1, p. I282-I289

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51 Scopus citations

Twenty-four hour cardiopulmonary stability in a model of assisted newborn Fontan circulation

Myers, C. D., Mattix, K., Presson, R. G., Vijay, P., Maynes, D., Litwak, K. N., Brown, J. W. & Rodefeld, M. D., Jan 1 2006, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 81, 1, p. 264-271 8 p.

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22 Scopus citations

Valved Bovine Jugular Vein Conduits for Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Reconstruction in Children: An Attractive Alternative to Pulmonary Homograft

Brown, J. W., Ruzmetov, M., Rodefeld, M. D., Vijay, P. & Darragh, R. K., Sep 1 2006, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 82, 3, p. 909-916 8 p.

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87 Scopus citations