Metformin alters the insulin signaling pathway in ischemic cardiac tissue in a swine model of metabolic syndrome.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Oct (2012)
Atorvastatin increases oxidative stress and modulates angiogenesis in Ossabaw swine with the metabolic syndrome.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Dec;144(6):1486-93 (2012)
Changes in microvascular reactivity after cardiopulmonary bypass in patients with poorly controlled versus controlled diabetes.
Circulation., Sep;126(11 Suppl 1):S73-80 (2012)
Effects of red wine and vodka on collateral-dependent perfusion and cardiovascular function in hypercholesterolemic swine.
Circulation., Sep;126(11 Suppl 1):S65-72 (2012)
Mechanism for reduced pericardial adhesion formation in hypercholesterolemic swine supplemented with alcohol.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg., Sep (2012)
Neuropeptide Y improves myocardial perfusion and function in a swine model of hypercholesterolemia and chronic myocardial ischemia.
J. Mol. Cell. Cardiol., Dec;53(6):891-8 (2012)
Vodka and wine consumption in a swine model of metabolic syndrome alters insulin signaling pathways in the liver and skeletal muscle.
Surgery., Sep;152(3):414-22 (2012)
Resveratrol preserves myocardial function and perfusion in remote nonischemic myocardium in a swine model of metabolic syndrome.
J. Am. Coll. Surg., Nov;215(5):681-9 (2012)
Decreased coronary microvascular reactivity after cardioplegic arrest in patients with uncontrolled diabetes mellitus.
Surgery., Aug;152(2):262-9 (2012)
Cardioprotective effects of red wine and vodka in a model of endothelial dysfunction.
J. Surg. Res., Dec;178(2):586-92 (2012)
Genetics and cardiovascular disease: a policy statement from the American Heart Association.
Circulation., Jul;126(1):142-57 (2012)
Midterm outcomes of patients undergoing aortic valve replacement after previous coronary artery bypass grafting.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg., Nov;42(5):819-25 (2012)
Hypothermia severely effects performance of nitinol-based endovascular grafts in vitro.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Apr;93(4):1223-7 (2012)
Leukocyte-depleted blood transfusion is associated with decreased survival in resected early-stage lung cancer.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Apr;143(4):815-9 (2012)
Preserving cardiac and pulmonary function after cardiopulmonary bypass: effects of reactive nitrogen species.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg., Feb;41(2):396-7 (2012)
Essential roles of Raf/extracellular signal-regulated kinase/mitogen-activated protein kinase pathway, YY1, and Ca2+ influx in growth arrest of human vascular smooth muscle cells by bilirubin.
J. Biol. Chem., May;287(19):15418-26 (2012)
Effects of alcohol on pericardial adhesion formation in hypercholesterolemic swine.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Apr;143(4):953-9 (2012)
Clinically relevant extracellular-matrix scaffolds for cell transplantation and vascular repair.
Curr Vasc Pharmacol., May;10(3):322-30 (2012)
Regenerative therapies for improving myocardial perfusion in patients with cardiovascular disease: failure to meet expectations but optimism for the future.
Curr Vasc Pharmacol., May;10(3):300-9 (2012)
Overfed Ossabaw swine with early stage metabolic syndrome have normal coronary collateral development in response to chronic ischemia.
Basic Res. Cardiol., Mar;107(2):243 (2012)
Effects of gender and ethnicity on outcomes after aortic valve replacement.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Aug;144(2):486-92 (2012)
Myocardial therapeutic angiogenesis: a review of the state of development and future obstacles.
Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther., Nov;9(11):1469-79 (2011)
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Nov;92(5):1726 (2011)
Effects of cyclooxygenase inhibition on cardiovascular function in a hypercholesterolemic swine model of chronic ischemia.
Am. J. Physiol. Heart Circ. Physiol., Jan;302(2):H479-88 (2012)
Rottlerin increases cardiac contractile performance and coronary perfusion through BKCa++ channel activation after cold cardioplegic arrest in isolated hearts.
Circulation., Sep;124(11 Suppl):S55-61 (2011)
High-fat diet alters prostanoid balance and perfusion in ischemic myocardium of naproxen-treated swine.
Surgery., Sep;150(3):490-6 (2011)
Thromboxane-induced contractile response of human coronary arterioles is diminished after cardioplegic arrest.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Sep;92(3):829-36 (2011)
Resveratrol in the prevention and treatment of coronary artery disease.
Curr Atheroscler Rep., Dec;13(6):439-46 (2011)
Impaired contractile response of human peripheral arterioles to thromboxane A-2 after cardiopulmonary bypass.
Surgery., Aug;150(2):263-71 (2011)
Chymase inhibition reduces infarction and matrix metalloproteinase-9 activation and attenuates inflammation and fibrosis after acute myocardial ischemia/reperfusion.
J. Pharmacol. Exp. Ther., Oct;339(1):143-51 (2011)
Resveratrol supplementation abrogates pro-arteriogenic effects of intramyocardial vascular endothelial growth factor in a hypercholesterolemic swine model of chronic ischemia.
Surgery., Sep;150(3):390-9 (2011)
Vascular contributions to cognitive impairment and dementia: a statement for healthcare professionals from the american heart association/american stroke association.
Stroke., Sep;42(9):2672-713 (2011)
Hypercholesterolemia and chronic ischemia alter myocardial responses to selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibition.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Sep;142(3):675-81 (2011)
Improving glucose metabolism with resveratrol in a swine model of metabolic syndrome through alteration of signaling pathways in the liver and skeletal muscle.
Arch Surg., May;146(5):556-64 (2011)
Therapeutic neovascularization for coronary disease: current state and future prospects.
Basic Res. Cardiol., Nov;106(6):897-909 (2011)
Patient blood management during cardiac surgery: do we have enough evidence for clinical practice?
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Aug;142(2):249.e1-32 (2011)
Resveratrol modifies risk factors for coronary artery disease in swine with metabolic syndrome and myocardial ischemia.
Eur. J. Pharmacol., Aug;664(1-3):45-53 (2011)
Chronic type II diabetes mellitus leads to changes in neuropeptide Y receptor expression and distribution in human myocardial tissue.
Eur. J. Pharmacol., Aug;665(1-3):19-28 (2011)
p38 MAPK-dependent small HSP27 and Î±B-crystallin phosphorylation in regulation of myocardial function following cardioplegic arrest.
Am. J. Physiol. Heart Circ. Physiol., May;300(5):H1669-77 (2011)
Massive cardiac fibroma.
J Card Surg., Mar;26(2):159-61 (2011)
In vitro and in vivo degradation of poly(D, L-lactide-co-glycolide)/amorphous calcium phosphate copolymer coated on metal stents.
J Biomed Mater Res A., Mar;96(4):632-8 (2011)
Effects of selective cyclooxygenase-2 and nonselective cyclooxygenase inhibition on myocardial function and perfusion.
J. Cardiovasc. Pharmacol., Jan;57(1):122-30 (2011)
Trans-iliac rat aorta stenting: a novel high throughput preclinical stent model for restenosis and thrombosis.
J. Surg. Res., Mar;166(1):e91-5 (2011)
Autologous cardiomyotissue implantation promotes myocardial regeneration, decreases infarct size, and improves left ventricular function.
Circulation., Jan;123(1):62-9 (2011)
Paclitaxel/sirolimus combination coated drug-eluting stent: in vitro and in vivo drug release studies.
J Pharm Biomed Anal., Mar;54(4):807-11 (2011)
The future of regenerating the myocardium.
Curr. Opin. Cardiol., Nov;25(6):575-82 (2010)
Effect of thrombin fragment (TP508) on myocardial ischemia reperfusion injury in a model of type 1 diabetes mellitus.
Circulation., Sep;122(11 Suppl):S162-9 (2010)
Effects of cardiopulmonary bypass on endothelin-1-induced contraction and signaling in human skeletal muscle microcirculation.
Circulation., Sep;122(11 Suppl):S150-5 (2010)
Resveratrol improves myocardial perfusion in a swine model of hypercholesterolemia and chronic myocardial ischemia.
Circulation., Sep;122(11 Suppl):S142-9 (2010)
Effects of neuropeptide Y on collateral development in a swine model of chronic myocardial ischemia.
J. Mol. Cell. Cardiol., Dec;49(6):1022-30 (2010)
Effects of selective cyclooxygenase-2 and nonselective cyclooxygenase inhibition on ischemic myocardium.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Nov;140(5):1143-52 (2010)
Temporal and spatial changes in collateral formation and function during chronic myocardial ischemia.
J. Am. Coll. Surg., Oct;211(4):470-80 (2010)
Decreased contractile response to endothelin-1 of peripheral microvasculature from diabetic patients.
Surgery., Feb;149(2):247-52 (2011)
Endothelium-dependent coronary vasodilatation requires NADPH oxidase-derived reactive oxygen species.
Arterioscler. Thromb. Vasc. Biol., Sep;30(9):1703-10 (2010)
Effects of diabetes mellitus on VEGF-induced proliferation response in bone marrow derived endothelial progenitor cells.
J Card Surg., Sep;25(5):618-25 (2010)
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Jul;90(1):30 (2010)
Anti-angiogenic effect of high-dose resveratrol in a swine model of metabolic syndrome.
Surgery., Aug;148(2):453-62 (2010)
Is hyperglycemia bad for the heart during acute ischemia?
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Dec;140(6):1345-52 (2010)
Surgical management of descending thoracic aortic disease: open and endovascular approaches: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association.
Circulation., Jun;121(25):2780-804 (2010)
Current state of surgical myocardial revascularization.
Circ. J., Jun;74(6):1031-7 (2010)
Effect of dimerized thrombin fragment TP508 on acute myocardial ischemia reperfusion injury in hypercholesterolemic swine.
J. Pharmacol. Exp. Ther., Aug;334(2):449-59 (2010)
Should aortas in patients with bicuspid aortic valve really be resected at an earlier stage than tricuspid? CON.
Cardiol Clin., May;28(2):299-314 (2010)
Insulin resistance is associated with increased cholesterol synthesis, decreased cholesterol absorption and enhanced lipid response to statin therapy.
Atherosclerosis., Jul;211(1):260-5 (2010)
Impact of acute myocardial ischemia reperfusion on the tissue and blood-borne renin-angiotensin system.
Basic Res. Cardiol., Jul;105(4):513-22 (2010)
Gastrointestinal complications following cardiac surgery: a comprehensive review.
J Card Surg., Mar;25(2):188-97 (2010)
Post-cardiac arrest syndrome: epidemiology, pathophysiology, treatment, and prognostication: a scientific statement from the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation; the American Heart Association Emergency Cardiovascular Care Committee; the Coun
Int Emerg Nurs., Jan;18(1):8-28 (2010)
Impairment of human cell-based vasculogenesis in rats by hypercholesterolemia-induced endothelial dysfunction and rescue with L-arginine supplementation.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Jan;139(1):209-216.e2 (2010)
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Feb;89(2):520-1 (2010)
Pharmacotherapy for end-stage coronary artery disease.
Expert Opin Pharmacother., Feb;11(2):207-13 (2010)
Endothelin-1-induced contractile responses of human coronary arterioles via endothelin-A receptors and PKC-alpha signaling pathways.
Surgery., Jun;147(6):798-804 (2010)
Effect of hydrogen sulfide on myocardial protection in the setting of cardioplegia and cardiopulmonary bypass.
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg., Apr;10(4):506-12 (2010)
Post-cardiac arrest syndrome: Epidemiology, pathophysiology, treatment, and prognostication: A scientific statement from the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation; the American Heart Association Emergency Cardiovascular Care Committee; the Coun
Int Emerg Nurs., Oct;17(4):203-25 (2009)
Effect of hypercholesterolemia on myocardial necrosis and apoptosis in the setting of ischemia-reperfusion.
Circulation., Sep;120(11 Suppl):S22-30 (2009)
Large conductance calcium-activated potassium channels contribute to the reduced myogenic tone of peripheral microvasculature after cardiopulmonary bypass.
J. Surg. Res., Nov;157(1):123-8 (2009)
Aprotinin attenuates genomic expression variability following cardiac surgery.
J Card Surg., 24(6):772-80 (2009 Nov-Dec)
Hyperglycemia attenuates angiogenic capability of survivin in endothelial cells.
Microvasc. Res., Dec;78(3):257-64 (2009)
Hydrogen sulfide therapy attenuates the inflammatory response in a porcine model of myocardial ischemia/reperfusion injury.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Oct;138(4):977-84 (2009)
Altered coronary microvascular serotonin receptor expression after coronary artery bypass grafting with cardiopulmonary bypass.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Apr;139(4):1033-40 (2010)
Effect of hydrogen sulfide in a porcine model of myocardial ischemia-reperfusion: comparison of different administration regimens and characterization of the cellular mechanisms of protection.
J. Cardiovasc. Pharmacol., Oct;54(4):287-97 (2009)
Increased vascular permeability after cardiopulmonary bypass in patients with diabetes is associated with increased expression of vascular endothelial growth factor and hepatocyte growth factor.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Jul;138(1):185-91 (2009)
Impact of aging on the angiogenic potential of the myocardium: implications for angiogenic therapies with emphasis on sirtuin agonists.
Recent Pat Cardiovasc Drug Discov., Jun;4(2):119-32 (2009)
The association of perioperative red blood cell transfusions and decreased long-term survival after cardiac surgery.
Anesth. Analg., Jun;108(6):1741-6 (2009)
Metallothionein link to bicuspid aortic valve-associated ascending aortic dilatation.
Circulation., May;119(18):2423-5 (2009)
Hypercholesterolemia is associated with hyperactive cardiac mTORC1 and mTORC2 signaling.
Cell Cycle., Jun;8(11):1738-46 (2009)
Effect of thrombin fragment (TP508) on myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury in hypercholesterolemic pigs.
J. Appl. Physiol., Jun;106(6):1993-2001 (2009)
Vascular changes after cardiac surgery: role of NOS, COX, kinases, and growth factors.
Front. Biosci., 14:689-98 (2009)
Highlights from the 2008 American Heart Association scientific session.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Mar;137(3):791-4 (2009)
Thrombin fragment (TP508) decreases myocardial infarction and apoptosis after ischemia reperfusion injury.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Mar;87(3):786-93 (2009)
Therapeutic angiogenesis in diabetes and hypercholesterolemia: influence of oxidative stress.
Antioxid. Redox Signal., Aug;11(8):1945-59 (2009)
Impaired coronary microvascular dilation correlates with enhanced vascular smooth muscle MLC phosphorylation in diabetes.
Microcirculation., Feb;16(2):193-206 (2009)
Derivation and validation of a preoperative prediction rule for delirium after cardiac surgery.
Circulation., Jan;119(2):229-36 (2009)
Decreased vascular repair and neovascularization with ageing: mechanisms and clinical relevance with an emphasis on hypoxia-inducible factor-1.
Curr. Mol. Med., Dec;8(8):754-67 (2008)
Endostatin and angiostatin are increased in diabetic patients with coronary artery disease and associated with impaired coronary collateral formation.
Am. J. Physiol. Heart Circ. Physiol., Feb;296(2):H428-34 (2009)
Post-cardiac arrest syndrome: epidemiology, pathophysiology, treatment, and prognostication. A Scientific Statement from the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation; the American Heart Association Emergency Cardiovascular Care Committee; the Coun
Resuscitation., Dec;79(3):350-79 (2008)
Post-cardiac arrest syndrome: epidemiology, pathophysiology, treatment, and prognostication. A consensus statement from the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (American Heart Association, Australian and New Zealand Council on Resuscitation,
Circulation., Dec;118(23):2452-83 (2008)
The cardiac microvasculature in hypertension, cardiac hypertrophy and diastolic heart failure.
Curr Vasc Pharmacol., Oct;6(4):292-300 (2008)
Calcium-activated potassium channels contribute to human coronary microvascular dysfunction after cardioplegic arrest.
Circulation., Sep;118(14 Suppl):S46-51 (2008)
Pilot proteomic profile of differentially regulated proteins in right atrial appendage before and after cardiac surgery using cardioplegia and cardiopulmonary bypass.
Circulation., Sep;118(14 Suppl):S24-31 (2008)
Calcium-activated potassium channels contribute to human skeletal muscle microvascular endothelial dysfunction related to cardiopulmonary bypass.
Surgery., Aug;144(2):239-44 (2008)
Atorvastatin increases myocardial indices of oxidative stress in a porcine model of hypercholesterolemia and chronic ischemia.
J Card Surg., 23(4):312-20 (2008 Jul-Aug)