Dr. Mark Turrentine
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Dr. Mark Turrentine
Dr. Mark Turrentine
Surgery - Pediatric
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Surgery - Pediatric
Surgery - Thoracic
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I am located at
545 Barnhill Drive,
Emerson Hall 215
Indianapolis , IN 46202
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I was educated and trained at
Medical / Graduate School
University of Kansas School of Medicine
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Outcomes of interrupted aortic arch repair using the carotid artery turndown procedure.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Oct (2012)
Midterm Survival of Infants Requiring Postoperative Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation After Norwood Palliation.
Pediatr Cardiol., Sep (2012)
Prospective trial of a pediatric ventricular assist device.
N. Engl. J. Med., Aug;367(6):532-41 (2012)
Surgical valvuloplasty versus balloon aortic dilation for congenital aortic stenosis: are evidence-based outcomes relevant?
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Jul;94(1):146-53; discussion 153-5 (2012)
Evolution of mitral valve replacement in children: a 40-year experience.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Feb;93(2):626-33; discussion 633 (2012)
The Ross full root replacement in adults with bicuspid aortic valve disease.
J. Heart Valve Dis., May;20(3):332-9; discussion 340 (2011)
Attempts to change culture in a line-obsessed pediatric world: the Riley Heart Center line initiative.
Am J Infect Control., Oct;39(8):690-2 (2011)
Ross root dilation in adult patients: is preoperative aortic insufficiency associated with increased late autograft reoperation?
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Jul;92(1):74-81; discussion 81 (2011)
A bovine jugular vein conduit: a ten-year bi-institutional experience.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Jul;92(1):183-90; discussion 190-2 (2011)
Efficacy of limited cefuroxime prophylaxis in pediatric patients after cardiovascular surgery.
Am J Health Syst Pharm., May;68(10):909-14 (2011)
Performance of SynerGraft decellularized pulmonary homograft in patients undergoing a Ross procedure.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Feb;91(2):416-22; discussion 422-3 (2011)
Rastelli operation for transposition of the great arteries with ventricular septal defect and pulmonary stenosis.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Jan;91(1):188-93; discussion 193-4 (2011)
Bridging children of all sizes to cardiac transplantation: the initial multicenter North American experience with the Berlin Heart EXCOR ventricular assist device.
J. Heart Lung Transplant., Jan;30(1):1-8 (2011)
Cefuroxime pharmacokinetics in pediatric cardiovascular surgery patients undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass.
J. Cardiothorac. Vasc. Anesth., Jun;25(3):425-30 (2011)
Results of superior vena cava reconstruction with externally stented-polytetrafluoroethylene vascular prostheses.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Aug;90(2):383-7 (2010)
Surgical strategies and outcomes in patients with supra-annular mitral ring: a single-institution experience.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg., Nov;38(5):556-60 (2010)
Comparison of bovine jugular vein with pulmonary homograft conduits in children less than 2 years of age.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg., Sep;38(3):318-25 (2010)
Prognostic indicators after surgery for thymoma.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Apr;89(4):1071-7; discussion 1077-9 (2010)
Selective use of left heart bypass for aortic coarctation.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Mar;89(3):851-6; discussion 856-7 (2010)
Modification of the Ross aortic valve replacement to prevent late autograft dilatation.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg., May;37(5):1002-7 (2010)
Lateral tunnel Fontan in the current era: is it still a good option?
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Feb;89(2):556-62; discussion 562-3 (2010)
Recurrent coarctation: is surgical repair of recurrent coarctation of the aorta safe and effective?
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Dec;88(6):1923-30; discussion 1930-1 (2009)
Anterior pericardial tracheoplasty for long-segment tracheal stenosis: long-term outcomes.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Jan;139(1):18-23; discussion 23-5 (2010)
Midterm results of Ross aortic valve replacement: a single-institution experience.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Aug;88(2):601-7; discussion 607-8 (2009)
Follow-up of surgical correction of aortic arch anomalies causing tracheoesophageal compression: a 38-year single institution experience.
J. Pediatr. Surg., Jul;44(7):1328-32 (2009)
Effect of desensitization in solid organ transplant recipients depends on some cytokines genes polymorphism.
Transpl. Immunol., Jul;21(3):169-78 (2009)
Right ventricular outflow tract reconstruction in Ross patients: does the homograft fare better?
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Nov;86(5):1607-12 (2008)
Rational approach to surgical management of complex forms of double outlet right ventricle with modified Fontan operation.
Congenit Heart Dis., 3(6):397-403 (2008 Nov-Dec)
Ventricular assist device implantation in the pediatric population: does pump size selection and associated hemodynamics impact outcomes?
ASAIO J., 54(5):474-8 (2008 Sep-Oct)
Does the degree of preoperative mitral regurgitation predict survival or the need for mitral valve repair or replacement in patients with anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery?
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Sep;136(3):743-8 (2008)
Reoperative right ventricular outflow tract conduit reconstruction: risk analyses at follow up.
J. Heart Valve Dis., Jan;17(1):119-26; discussion 126 (2008)
A 25-year single institution experience with surgery for primary mediastinal nonseminomatous germ cell tumors.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Feb;85(2):371-8 (2008)
Fenoldopam for acute kidney injury in children.
Pediatr. Nephrol., Mar;23(3):495-8 (2008)
Long-term results of surgical repair in patients with congenital subaortic stenosis.
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg., Jun;5(3):227-33 (2006)
Right ventricular outflow tract reconstruction with a polytetrafluoroethylene monocusp valve: a twelve-year experience.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., May;133(5):1336-43 (2007)
Incidence of and risk factors for pulmonary autograft dilation after Ross aortic valve replacement.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., May;83(5):1781-7; discussion 1787-9 (2007)
Surgical results of arterial switch operation for Taussig-Bing anomaly: is position of the great arteries a risk factor?
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Apr;83(4):1451-7 (2007)
Surgical treatment of absent pulmonary valve syndrome associated with bronchial obstruction.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Dec;82(6):2221-6 (2006)
AJR teaching file: Right ventricular mass presenting with a heart murmur.
AJR Am J Roentgenol., Dec;187(6 Suppl):S505-7 (2006)
The Ross-Konno procedure in children: outcomes, autograft and allograft function, and reoperations.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Oct;82(4):1301-6 (2006)
Lepirudin anticoagulation for heparin-induced thrombocytopenia after cardiac surgery in a pediatric patient.
Pharmacotherapy., May;26(5):709-12 (2006)
Outcomes in patients with interrupted aortic arch and associated anomalies: a 20-year experience.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg., May;29(5):666-73; discussion 673-4 (2006)
Fate of the autograft and homograft following Ross aortic valve replacement: reoperative frequency, outcome, and management.
J. Heart Valve Dis., Mar;15(2):253-9; discusson 259-60 (2006)
Mitral valve replacement with Ross II technique: initial experience.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Feb;81(2):502-7; discussion 507-8 (2006)
Reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome associated with left ventricular assist device.
Transplant. Proc., Dec;37(10):4513-4 (2005)
Repair of tetralogy of Fallot with anomalous coronary arteries coursing across the obstructed right ventricular outflow tract.
Pediatr Cardiol., 26(5):537-42 (2005 Sep-Oct)
Evolution of aortic valve replacement in children: a single center experience.
Int. J. Cardiol., Nov;113(2):194-200 (2006)
Differential effects of phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitors on hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction and pulmonary artery cytokine expression.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Jan;81(1):272-8 (2006)
Closed transventricular aortic valvotomy for critical aortic stenosis in neonates: outcomes, risk factors, and reoperations.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Jan;81(1):236-42 (2006)
Caval division technique for sinus venosus atrial septal defect with partial anomalous pulmonary venous connection.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Jan;81(1):224-9; discussion 229-30 (2006)
Long-term results of apical aortic conduits in children with complex left ventricular outflow tract obstruction.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Dec;80(6):2301-8 (2005)
p38 mitogen activated protein kinase mediates both death signaling and functional depression in the heart.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Dec;80(6):2235-41 (2005)
Acute hemodynamic effects of pacing in patients with Fontan physiology: a prospective study.
J. Am. Coll. Cardiol., Nov;46(10):1937-42 (2005)
Pulmonary arteriovenous malformations in children after the Kawashima operation.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Nov;80(5):1592-6 (2005)
Aprotinin improves kidney function and decreases tubular cell apoptosis and proapoptotic signaling after renal ischemia-reperfusion.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Sep;130(3):662-9 (2005)
Right ventricular outflow tract reconstruction with an allograft conduit in non-ross patients: risk factors for allograft dysfunction and failure.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Aug;80(2):655-63; discussion 663-4 (2005)
Preconditioning: gender effects.
J. Surg. Res., Dec;129(2):202-20 (2005)
Staged surgical repair of functional single ventricle in infants with unobstructed pulmonary blood flow.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg., Jun;27(6):949-55 (2005)
Operative results and outcomes in children with Shone's anomaly.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Apr;79(4):1358-65 (2005)
Modified Fontan operation in patients with anomalies of systemic and pulmonary venous connection.
Pediatr Cardiol., 26(5):608-13 (2005 Sep-Oct)
Surgical treatment of pulmonary artery sling and tracheal stenosis.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Jan;79(1):38-46; discussion 38-46 (2005)
Mitral valve replacement with the pulmonary autograft: Ross II procedure with Kabanni modification.
Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg Pediatr Card Surg Annu., 7:107-14 (2004)
Hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction in cardiothoracic surgery: basic mechanisms to potential therapies.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Jul;78(1):360-8 (2004)
Reduced pericardial levels of endostatin correlate with collateral development in patients with ischemic heart disease.
J. Am. Coll. Cardiol., Apr;43(8):1383-7 (2004)
Preconditioning: evolution of basic mechanisms to potential therapeutic strategies.
Shock., Mar;21(3):195-209 (2004)
Incidence, outcome, and risk factors for stroke after the Fontan procedure.
Am. J. Cardiol., Jan;93(1):117-9 (2004)
Surgery for aortic stenosis in children: a 40-year experience.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Nov;76(5):1398-411 (2003)
PTFE monocusp valve reconstruction of the right ventricular outflow tract.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Mar;73(3):871-9; discussion 879-80 (2002)
Surgical repair of congenital supravalvular aortic stenosis in children.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg., Jan;21(1):50-6 (2002)
Truncus arteriosus repair: outcomes, risk factors, reoperation and management.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg., Aug;20(2):221-7 (2001)
Monocusp valve and transannular patch reconstruction of the right ventricular outflow tract: an experimental study.
ASAIO J., 44(5):M480-5 (1998 Sep-Oct)
Effect of modified ultrafiltration in high-risk patients undergoing operations for congenital heart disease.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Sep;66(3):821-7; discussion 828 (1998)
Dilutional and modified ultrafiltration reduces pulmonary hypertension after operations for congenital heart disease: a prospective randomized study.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Mar;115(3):517-25; discussion 525-7 (1998)
Dynamic changes of endothelin-1, nitric oxide, and cyclic GMP in patients with congenital heart disease.
Circulation., Nov;96(9 Suppl):II-346-51 (1997)
Aggressive surgical management of sternoclavicular joint infections.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Feb;113(2):242-7 (1997)
Pulmonary hypertension after operations for congenital heart disease: analysis of risk factors and management.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Dec;112(6):1600-7; discussion 1607-9 (1996)
Surgical management of congenital tracheal stenosis.
Chest Surg. Clin. N. Am., Nov;6(4):837-52 (1996)
Surgical management of total anomalous pulmonary venous connection. Thirty-year trends.
Circulation., Nov;94(9 Suppl):II12-6 (1996)
Anterior pericardial tracheoplasty for congenital tracheal stenosis: intermediate to long-term outcomes.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Oct;62(4):981-9 (1996)
Surgical management of hypoplastic left heart syndrome.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Jul;62(1):70-6; discussion 76-7 (1996)
Surgical management of pulmonary carcinoma secondary to recurrent respiratory papillomatosis.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Dec;60(6):1806-7 (1995)
Short-term survivors of pediatric heart transplantation: an autopsy study of their pulmonary vascular disease.
J. Heart Lung Transplant., 14(6 Pt 1):1116-25 (1995 Nov-Dec)
Surgical management of complete atrioventricular septal defects. A twenty-year experience.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Nov;110(5):1543-52; discussion 1552-4 (1995)
Heart transplantation in patients with Marfan's syndrome: a survey of attitudes and results.
J. Heart Lung Transplant., 13(5):899-904 (1994 Sep-Oct)
Cardiac transplantation in infants and children.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Mar;57(3):546-53; discussion 554 (1994)
Temporary left-sided mechanical cardiac support during acute myocarditis.
J. Heart Lung Transplant., 13(2):268-70 (1994 Mar-Apr)
Triple-drug immunosuppression for heart transplantation in infants and children.
J. Heart Lung Transplant., 12(6 Pt 2):S265-74 (1993 Nov-Dec)
Esophagectomy in the septuagenarian.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Oct;56(4):880-3; discussion 883-4 (1993)
New trends in the management of congenital heart disease.
World J Surg., 17(3):356-62 (1993 May-Jun)
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