Kenneth Kesler

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1984 …2019
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Publications 1984 2019

1984
79 Citations (Scopus)

Endothelial seeding of Dacron and polytetrafluoroethylene grafts: The cellular events of healing

Herring, M., Baughman, S., Glover, J., Kesler, K., Jesseph, J., Campbell, J., Dilley, R., Evan, A. & Gardner, A., 1984, In : Surgery. 96, 4, p. 745-755 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polyethylene Terephthalates
Polytetrafluoroethylene
Transplants
Capsules
Fibroblasts
1986
100 Citations (Scopus)

Enhanced strength of endothelial attachment on polyester elastomer and polytetrafluoroethylene graft surfaces with fibronectin substrate

Kesler, K., Herring, M. B., Arnold, M. P., Glover, J. L., Park, H. M., Helmus, M. N. & Bendick, P. J., 1986, In : Journal of Vascular Surgery. 3, 1, p. 58-64 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Elastomers
Polyesters
Polytetrafluoroethylene
Fibronectins
Transplants
4 Citations (Scopus)

Short-term in vivo stability of endothelial-lined polyester elastomer and polytetrafluoroethylene grafts

Kesler, K., Herring, M. B., Arnold, M. P., Park, H. M., Baughman, S. & Glover, J. L., 1986, In : Annals of Vascular Surgery. 1, 1, p. 60-65 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Elastomers
Polyesters
Polytetrafluoroethylene
Transplants
Endothelial Cells
1988
22 Citations (Scopus)

Coronary artery bypass for recent infarction. Predictors of mortality

Naunheim, K. S., Kesler, K., Kanter, K. R., Fiore, A. C., McBride, L. R., Pennington, D. G., Barner, H. B., Kaiser, G. C. & Willman, V. L., 1988, In : Circulation. 78, 3 II SUPPL.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coronary Artery Bypass
Infarction
Mortality
Cardiogenic Shock
Multivariate Analysis
1989
48 Citations (Scopus)

Current concepts of left ventricular pseudoaneurysm: Pathophysiology, therapy, and diagnostic imaging methods

March, K. L., Sawada, S., Tarver, R. D., Kesler, K. & Armstrong, W. F., 1989, In : Clinical Cardiology. 12, 9, p. 531-540 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

False Aneurysm
Diagnostic Imaging
Heart Rupture
Pericardium
Therapeutics
17 Citations (Scopus)

Left subclavian-left coronary artery anastomosis for anomalous origin of the left coronary artery. Long-term follow-up

Kesler, K., Pennington, D. G., Nouri, S., Boegner, E., Kanter, K. R., Harvey, L., Chen, S. C., Juriedini, S., Balfour, I. & Willman, V. L., 1989, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 98, 1, p. 25-29 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coronary Vessels
Anterior Wall Myocardial Infarction
Subclavian Artery
Exercise Tolerance
Ventricular Function
1990
6 Citations (Scopus)

Bronchoesophageal fistula with an esophageal web

Turrentine, M., Kesler, K. & Mahomed, Y., 1990, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 50, 3, p. 473-475 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Esophageal Fistula
Fistula
Age Groups
Pathology
27 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of omental, intercostal, and internal mammary artery pedicle wraps on bronchial healing

Turrentine, M., Kesler, K., Wright, C. D., McEwen, K. E., Faught, P. R., Miller, M. E., Mahomed, Y., King, H. & Brown, J., 1990, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 49, 4, p. 574-579 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mammary Arteries
Transplants
Intercostal Muscles
Blood Vessels
Pathologic Constriction
2 Citations (Scopus)

New trends in the surgical treatment of non-small cell lung cancer.

Wright, C. D. & Kesler, K., Mar 1990, In : Indiana medicine : the journal of the Indiana State Medical Association. 83, 3, p. 192-194 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Therapeutics
Lung
Neoadjuvant Therapy
Thoracic Wall
48 Citations (Scopus)

Primary mediastinal nonseminomatous germ cell tumors. Results of a multimodality approach

Wright, C. D., Kesler, K., Nichols, C. R., Mahomed, Y., Einhorn, L., Miller, M. E. & Brown, J., 1990, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 99, 2, p. 210-217 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drug Therapy
Tumor Biomarkers
Biomarkers
Cisplatin
Therapeutics
5 Citations (Scopus)
Mammary Arteries
Coronary Vessels
Transplants
Coronary Artery Bypass
Myocardium
1991
31 Citations (Scopus)

Anterior pericardial tracheoplasty for congenital tracheal stenosis

Heimansohn, D. A., Kesler, K., Turrentine, M., Mahomed, Y., Means, L., Matt, B., Weisberger, E. & Brown, J., 1991, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 102, 5, p. 710-716 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tracheostomy
Pericardium
Intubation
Tracheal Stenosis
Tracheotomy
4 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing the feasibility of bronchoplastic surgery with magnetic resonance imaging

Kesler, K., Conces, D., Heimansohn, D. A. & Mathur, P., 1991, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 52, 1, p. 145-147 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pneumonectomy
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Lung
Therapeutics
46 Citations (Scopus)

Pericardial drainage: subxiphoid vs. transthoracic approach

Naunheim, K. S., Kesler, K., Fiore, A. C., Turrentine, M., Hammell, L. M., Brown, J., Mohammed, Y. & Pennington, D. G., 1991, In : European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 5, 2, p. 99-104 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drainage
Recurrence
Pericardiectomy
Morbidity
Sex Distribution

Surgical myocardial revascularization for the 1990s.

Kesler, K., Sharp, T. G., King, R. D., Mahomed, Y. & Brown, J., Sep 1991, In : Indiana medicine : the journal of the Indiana State Medical Association. 84, 9, p. 616-618 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myocardial Revascularization
Coronary Vessels
Ventricular Function
Angioplasty
Myocardial Ischemia
30 Citations (Scopus)

Thoracotomy in the octogenarian

Naunheim, K. S., Kesler, K., D'Orazio, S. A., Fiore, A. C., McBride, L. R. & Judd, D. R., 1991, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 51, 4, p. 547-551 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thoracotomy
Neoplasms
Mortality
Hemoptysis
Morbidity
1992
46 Citations (Scopus)

Anterior wall left ventricular aneurysm repair: A comparison of linear versus circular closure

Kesler, K., Fiore, A. C., Naunheim, K. S., Sharp, T. G., Mahomed, Y., Zollinger, T. W., Sawada, S., Brown, J., Labovitz, A. J. & Barner, H. B., 1992, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 103, 5, p. 841-848 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aneurysm
Survival
Left Ventricular Function

Cardiac transplantation at IU Medical Center.

Rigden, L. B., Faust, S., Brown, J., Mahomed, Y., Kesler, K., Turrentine, M. & O'Donnell, J., Sep 1992, In : Indiana medicine : the journal of the Indiana State Medical Association. 85, 5, p. 414-418 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Preschool Children
Heart Transplantation
Survival Analysis
Heart Diseases
1993
144 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of insufflated talc under thoracoscopic guidance with standard tetracycline and bleomycin pleurodesis for control of malignant pleural effusions

Hartman, D. L., Gaither, J. M., Kesler, K., Mylet, D. M., Brown, J., Mathur, P. N., Webb, W. R., Moores, D. W. O., Chambers, J. S., Cook, W. A. & Faber, L. P., 1993, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 105, 4, p. 743-748 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pleurodesis
Malignant Pleural Effusion
Talc
Bleomycin
Tetracycline
32 Citations (Scopus)

Esophagectomy in the septuagenarian

Naunheim, K. S., Hanosh, J., Zwischenberger, J., Turrentine, M., Kesler, K., Reeder, L. B., Ferguson, M. K. & Baue, A. E., 1993, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 56, 4, p. 880-884 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Esophagectomy
Thoracic Surgical Procedures
Chylothorax
Anastomotic Leak
Survival
2 Citations (Scopus)

New trends in the management of congenital heart disease

Heimansohn, D. A., Turrentine, M., Kesler, K., King, H. & Brown, J., May 1993, In : World Journal of Surgery. 17, 3, p. 356-362 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Diseases
Therapeutics
Technology
Suture Techniques
Pulmonary Valve Stenosis
63 Citations (Scopus)

Real-time endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration of a mediastinal lymph node

Wiersema, M. J., Kochman, M. L., Chak, A., Cramer, H. & Kesler, K., 1993, In : Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. 39, 3, p. 429-431 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Surgical myocardial revascularization after acute infarction

Sharp, T. G. & Kesler, K., 1993, In : Chest. 104, 4, p. 1063-1069 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myocardial Revascularization
Infarction
Myocardial Infarction
Heart Failure
Control Groups
9 Citations (Scopus)

Triple-drug immunosuppression for heart transplantation in infants and children

Brown, J., Turrentine, M., Kesler, K., Mahomed, Y., Darragh, R., Evans, K., Thompson, L. & Caldwell, R., 1993, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 12, 6 II

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Transplantation
Immunosuppression
Muromonab-CD3
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Cytomegalovirus
1994
21 Citations (Scopus)

Cardiac transplantation in infants and children

Turrentine, M., Kesler, K., Caldwell, R., Darragh, R., Means, L., Mahomed, Y. & Brown, J., 1994, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 57, 3, p. 546-554 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Transplantation
Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
Heart Diseases
Cardiomyopathies
Pediatrics
68 Citations (Scopus)

Endoscopic ultrasound versus computed tomography in the evaluation of the mediastinum in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer

Hawes, R. H., Gress, F., Kesler, K., Cummings, O. & Conces, D., 1994, In : Endoscopy. 26, 9, p. 784-787 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interventional Ultrasonography
Lymphatic Metastasis
X Ray Computed Tomography
Mediastinum
Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
24 Citations (Scopus)

Heart transplantation in patients with Marfan's syndrome: A survey of attitudes and results

Kesler, K., Hanosh, J. J., O'Donnell, J., Faust, S., Turrentine, M., Mahomed, Y. & Brown, J., 1994, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 13, 5, p. 899-904 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Marfan Syndrome
Heart Transplantation
Dissection
Tissue Donors
Transplants
86 Citations (Scopus)

Lung cancer surgery in the octogenarian

Naunheim, K. S., Kesler, K., D’ Orazio, S. A., Fiore, A. C. & Judd, D. R., 1994, In : European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 8, 9, p. 453-456 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lung Neoplasms
Mortality
Pneumonectomy
Bronchogenic Carcinoma
Thoracic Wall
19 Citations (Scopus)

Temporary left-sided mechanical cardiac support during acute myocarditis

Kesler, K., Pruitt, A. L., Turrentine, M., Heimansohn, D. A. & Brown, J., 1994, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 13, 2, p. 268-270 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myocarditis
Heart-Assist Devices
Shock
Perfusion
Transplantation
1995
8 Citations (Scopus)

Double-valve replacement with Medtronic-Hall or St. Jude valve

Fiore, A. C., Swartz, M. T., Sharp, T. G., Kesler, K., Barner, H. B., Naunheim, K. S., Grunkemeier, G. L., Moroney, D. A. & Kaiser, G. C., 1995, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 59, 5, p. 1113-1119 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myocardial Revascularization
Hospital Mortality
Aortic Valve
Mitral Valve
Prostheses and Implants
33 Citations (Scopus)

Intracardiac echocardiography-guided biopsy of intracardiac masses

Segar, D. S., Bourdillon, P. D. V., Elsner, G., Kesler, K. & Feigenbaum, H., 1995, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 8, 6, p. 927-929 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Echocardiography
Biopsy
Lung Neoplasms
Neoplasms
117 Citations (Scopus)

Surgical management of complete atrioventricular septal defects. A twenty-year experience

Bando, K., Turrentine, M., Sun, K., Sharp, T. G., Ensing, G. J., Miller, A. P., Kesler, K., Binford, R. S., Carlos, G. N., Hurwitz, R. A., Caldwell, R. L., Darragh, R. K., Hubbard, J., Cordes, T. M., Girod, D. A., King, H. & Brown, J., 1995, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 110, 5, p. 1543-1554 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reoperation
Mortality
Survivors
Echocardiography
Angiography
5 Citations (Scopus)

Surgical management of pulmonary carcinoma secondary to recurrent respiratory papillomatosis

Sakopoulos, A., Kesler, K., Weisberger, E. C., Turrentine, M. & Conces, D., 1995, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 60, 6, p. 1806-1807 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carcinoma
Lung
Papilloma
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Lung Neoplasms
2 Citations (Scopus)

Tracheoesophageal fistula due to wegener granulomatosis

Conces, D., Kesler, K., Datzman, M. & Tarver, R. D., 1995, In : Journal of Thoracic Imaging. 10, 2, p. 126-128 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tracheoesophageal Fistula
Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis
1996
48 Citations (Scopus)

Anterior pericardial tracheoplasty for congenital tracheal stenosis: Intermediate to long-term outcomes

Bando, K., Turrentine, M., Sun, K., Sharp, T. G., Matt, B., Karmazyn, B., Heifetz, S. A., Stevens, J., Kesler, K. & Brown, J., Oct 1996, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 62, 4, p. 981-989 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Survivors
Trachea
Weights and Measures
Sternotomy
Pericardium
4 Citations (Scopus)

A prospective cost-effective evaluation of EUS directed fine needle aspiration biopsy (EUS+FNA) of mediastinal lymphadenopathy in the preoperative staging of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLCA)

Gress, F., Savides, T., Ikenberry, S., Kesler, K., Cummings, O., Conces, D., Sandler, A., Mathur, P., Bilderback, S. & Hawes, R., 1996, In : Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. 43, 4, p. 422 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration
Fine Needle Biopsy
Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Lymph Nodes
Costs and Cost Analysis
1997
43 Citations (Scopus)

Aggressive surgical management of sternoclavicular joint infections

Carlos, G. N., Kesler, K., Coleman, J. J., Broderick, L., Turrentine, M. & Brown, J., 1997, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 113, 2, p. 242-247 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sternoclavicular Joint
Joints
Infection
Drainage
Pectoralis Muscles
265 Citations (Scopus)

Endoscopic ultrasonography, fine-needle aspiration biopsy guided by endoscopic ultrasonography, and computed tomography in the preoperative staging of non-small-cell lung cancer: A comparison study

Gress, F. G., Savides, T. J., Sandler, A., Kesler, K., Conces, D., Cummings, O., Mathur, P., Ikenberry, S., Bilderback, S. & Hawes, R., 1997, In : Annals of Internal Medicine. 127, 8 I, p. 604-612 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Endosonography
Fine Needle Biopsy
Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Tomography
Lymph Nodes
7 Citations (Scopus)

Pleomorphic adenoma of the trachea

Bizal, J. C., Righi, P. D. & Kesler, K., 1997, In : Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. 116, 1, p. 139-140 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pleomorphic Adenoma
Trachea
1998
1 Citation (Scopus)

A penetrating mediastinal tracheal injury

Morelock, R. J., Kesler, K., Broderick, L. R., Wilson, J. L., Schmitt, G. S. & Brown, J., Mar 1998, In : Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 44, 3, p. 552-554 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Accidental Falls
Penetrating Wounds
Chest Tubes
Mediastinum
Bronchoscopy
17 Citations (Scopus)

The pectoralis major myofascial flap: Clinical applications in head and neck reconstruction

Righi, P. D., Weisberger, E. C., Slakes, S. R., Wilson, J. L., Kesler, K. & Yaw, P. B., Mar 1998, In : American Journal of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Medicine and Surgery. 19, 2, p. 96-101 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myocutaneous Flap
Neck
Head
Tertiary Healthcare
Head and Neck Neoplasms
1999
6 Citations (Scopus)

Bronchoperitoneal fistula secondary to chronic Klebsiella pneumoniae subphrenic abscess

Stockberger, S. M., Kesler, K., Broderick, L. S. & Howard, T., 1999, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 68, 3, p. 1058-1060 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Subphrenic Abscess
Klebsiella pneumoniae
Fistula

Bronchoperitoneal fistula secondary to Klebsiella pneumoniae [1]

Kesler, K., 1999, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 68, 3, p. 1121 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Klebsiella pneumoniae
Fistula
12 Citations (Scopus)
Chylothorax
Thoracostomy
Chronic Pancreatitis
Abdominal Pain
Therapeutics
67 Citations (Scopus)

Primary mediastinal nonseminomatous germ cell tumors: The influence of postchemotherapy pathology on long-term survival after surgery

Kesler, K., Rieger, K., Ganjoo, K. N., Sharma, M., Fineberg, N. S., Einhorn, L., Brown, J., Swanson, S. J., Sugarbaker, D. J., Rusch, V. W., Krasna, M. J. & Faber, L. P., 1999, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 118, 4, p. 692-701 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pathology
Survival
Teratoma
Drug Therapy
Neoplasms
2000
50 Citations (Scopus)

Results of modern therapy for patients with mediastinal nonseminomatous germ cell tumors

Ganjoo, K. N., Rieger, K., Kesler, K., Sharma, M., Heilman, D. K. & Einhorn, L., Mar 1 2000, In : Cancer. 88, 5, p. 1051-1056 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tumor Biomarkers
Survival
Teratoma
Therapeutics
Drug Therapy
6 Citations (Scopus)

Thoracoscopic sympathectomy for hyperhidrosis palmaris: A periareolar approach

Kesler, K., Brooks-Brunn, J., Campbell, R. L. & Brown, J., Jul 2000, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 70, 1, p. 314-317 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hyperhidrosis
Sympathectomy
Thoracic Wall
Dissection
Thorax
2001
72 Citations (Scopus)

COPD may increase the incidence of refractory supraventricular arrhythmias following pulmonary resection for non-small cell lung cancer

Sekine, Y., Kesler, K., Behnia, M., Brooks-Brunn, J., Sekine, E. & Brown, J., 2001, In : Chest. 120, 6, p. 1783-1790 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Supraventricular Tachycardia
Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Cardiac Arrhythmias
Lung

Diagnostic and therapeutic quandaries in a patient with a germ cell tumor

Hanna, N., Kesler, K. & Einhorn, L., Oct 15 2001, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 19, 20, p. 4088 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
Mediastinal Neoplasms
Germinoma
Chorionic Gonadotropin, beta Subunit, Human
Gynecomastia
2002
7 Citations (Scopus)
Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Survival
Age Groups
Pneumonectomy
Operative Surgical Procedures