Albumin is a better predictor of outcomes than body mass index following coronary artery bypass grafting.
Surgery., Oct;150(4):626-34 (2011)
Surgical management of minimally invasive aortic valve operations.
Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth., Mar;16(1):41-51 (2012)
Concomitant tricuspid valve operations affect outcomes after mitral operations: a multiinstitutional, statewide analysis.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Jul;94(1):52-7; discussion 58 (2012)
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Aug;94(2):690 (2012)
Incidence, risk factors, and consequences of new-onset atrial fibrillation following epicardial ablation for ventricular tachycardia.
Europace., Apr;13(4):548-54 (2011)
Treatment of a malpositioned transcutaneous ventricular pacing lead in the left ventricle via direct aortic puncture.
Europace., Aug;13(8):1207-8 (2011)
Have thoracic endografting outcomes improved since US Food and Drug Administration approval?
Ann. Thorac. Surg., May;91(5):1314-22; discussion 1322 (2011)
The impact of coronary artery endarterectomy on outcomes during coronary artery bypass grafting.
J Card Surg., May;26(3):247-53 (2011)
Initial experience of sequential surgical epicardial-catheter endocardial ablation for persistent and long-standing persistent atrial fibrillation with long-term follow-up.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Jun;91(6):1890-8 (2011)
Gender, race, and socioeconomic status affects outcomes after lung cancer resections in the United States.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Aug;92(2):434-9 (2011)
Concomitant left ventricular assist device placement and cryoablation for treatment of ventricular tachyarrhythmias associated with heart failure.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Jul;92(1):334-6 (2011)
Small prosthesis size in aortic valve replacement does not affect mortality.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Sep;92(3):880-8; discussion 888 (2011)
The legends behind cardiothoracic surgical instruments.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., May;89(5):1693-700 (2010)
Use of a nonpledgeted suture technique is safe and efficient for aortic valve replacement.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Feb;141(2):388-93 (2011)
Hemopericardium caused by penetrating ulcer of the ascending aorta diagnosed by computed tomography angiography.
J Trauma., Jun;68(6):1512 (2010)
Primary payer status affects mortality for major surgical operations.
Ann. Surg., Sep;252(3):544-50; discussion 550-1 (2010)
Adenosine signaling via the adenosine 2B receptor is involved in bronchiolitis obliterans development.
J. Heart Lung Transplant., Dec;29(12):1405-14 (2010)
Superiority of moderate control of hyperglycemia to tight control inÂ patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Feb;141(2):543-51 (2011)
Outcomes and cost of cardiac surgery in octogenarians is related to type of operation: a multiinstitutional analysis.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Feb;91(2):499-505 (2011)
Does reperfusion injury still cause significant mortality after lung transplantation?
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Mar;137(3):688-94 (2009)