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Texas Heart Institute Professional Staff
2005 Published Articles
Research Affiliation: Texas Heart Institute, Texas Children's Hospital,
St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital
(2004 Collected Papers)

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Etheridge, Whitson B.

Delgado R, 3rd, Wadia Y, Kar B, Ethridge W, Zewail A, Pool T, Myers TJ, Scroggins N, Frazier OH. Role of B-type natriuretic peptide and effect of nesiritide after total cardiac replacement with the AbioCor total artificial heart. J Heart Lung Transplant. Aug 2005;24(8):1166-1170. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Wadia Y, Etheridge W, Smart F, Wood RP, Frazier OH. Pathophysiology of hepatic dysfunction and intrahepatic cholestasis in heart failure and after left ventricular assist device support. J Heart Lung Transplant. Apr 2005;24(4):361-370. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Feghali, Sayed F.

Joe RR, Stone ME, Collard CD. Perioperative evaluation of mechanical assist devices. In: Reeves S, Shanewise J, eds. Fundamental Applications of Transesophageal Echocardiography [DVD]. New York: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; 2005.
Kohsaka S, Ara V, Feghali SF, Stainback RF. Harmonic contrast transesophageal echocardiography of a soft-parts sarcoma metastatic to the heart. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(4):610-611. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature,http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Fenrich, Arnold L., Jr.

Friedman RA, Will JC, Fenrich AL, Kertesz NJ. Atrioventricular junction ablation and pacemaker therapy in patients with drug-resistant atrial tachyarrhythmias after the Fontan operation. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. Jan 2005;16(1):24-29. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Morales DL, Dibardino DJ, Braud BE, Fenrich AL, Heinle JS, Vaughn WK, McKenzie ED, Fraser CD, Jr. Salvaging the failing fontan: lateral tunnel versus extracardiac conduit. Ann Thorac Surg. Oct 2005;80(4):1445-1451; discussion 1451-1442. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Sinha A, Fernandes CJ, Kim JJ, Fenrich AL, Jr., Enciso J. Atrial flutter following placement of an umbilical venous catheter. Am J Perinatol. Jul 2005;22(5):275-277. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Snyder CS, Bricker JT, Fenrich AL, Friedman RA, Rosenthal GL, Johnsrude CL, Kertesz C, Kertesz NJ. Can pediatric residents interpret electrocardiograms? Pediatr Cardiol. Jul-Aug 2005;26(4):396-399. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Ferguson, James J. III

Calabro P, Samudio I, Safe SH, Willerson JT, Yeh ET. Inhibition of tumor-necrosis-factor-alpha induced endothelial cell activation by a new class of PPAR-gamma agonists. An in vitro study showing receptor-independent effects. J Vasc Res. Nov-Dec 2005;42(6):509-516. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Ferguson JJ. The times, they STILL are a-changin'. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(1):1. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed Central, http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/

Ferguson JJ, 3rd. 2004: that was the year that was. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(1):2-6. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Ferguson JJ. Clopidogrel plus aspirin in patients with acute myocardial infarction treated with fibrinolytic therapy; CLARITY-TIMI 28. Future Cardiology. 2005;1(5):605-610. Full-text available online to subscribers, http://www.futuremedicine.com/loi/fca.

Kadakia RA, Ferguson JJ. Optimal antithrombotic treatment for percutaneous coronary intervention. Minerva Cardioangiol. Feb 2005;53(1):15-42. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Kohsaka S, Ferguson JJ, Hernandez-Vila E. Direct stenting and placement of a distal protection device after laser angioplasty in a saphenous vein graft with severe stenosis. J Invasive Cardiol. Mar 2005;17(3):160-162. Full-text available online free-of-charge, http://www.invasivecardiology.com/jic/.

Levine GN, Lincoff AM, Ferguson JJ, 3rd, Mahaffey KW, Goodman SG, Cannon CP, Theroux P, Fox KA. Utilization of catheterization and revascularization procedures in patients with non-ST segment elevation acute coronary syndrome over the last decade. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. Oct 2005;66(2):149-157. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Mahaffey KW, Cohen M, Garg J, Antman E, Kleiman NS, Goodman SG, Berdan LG, Reist CJ, Langer A, White HD, Aylward PE, Col JJ, Ferguson JJ, 3rd, Califf RM, Investigators ST. High-risk patients with acute coronary syndromes treated with low-molecular-weight or unfractionated heparin: outcomes at 6 months and 1 year in the SYNERGY trial. JAMA. Nov 23 2005;294(20):2594-2600. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Mahaffey KW, Ferguson JJ. Exploring the role of enoxaparin in the management of high-risk patients with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes: the SYNERGY trial. Am Heart J. Apr 2005;149(4 Suppl):S81-90. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Serebruany VL, Oshrine BR, Malinin AI, Atar D, Michelson AD, Ferguson JJ, 3rd. Noncompliance in cardiovascular clinical trials. Am Heart J. Nov 2005;150(5):882-886. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Fish, David R.

Dangas G, Ellis SG, Shlofmitz R, Katz S, Fish D, Martin S, Mehran R, Russell ME, Stone GW, Investigators T-I. Outcomes of paclitaxel-eluting stent implantation in patients with stenosis of the left anterior descending coronary artery.[see comment]. J Am Coll Cardiol. Apr 19 2005;45(8):1186-1192. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Kar B, Delgado RM, 3rd, Civitello AB, Loyalka P, Paniagua D, Fish RD, Forrester MD, Moser D, Radovancevic B. Temporary support with Tandemheart pVAD during percutaneous aortic valve replacement in an animal model: rationale and methodology. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(3):283-286. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Paniagua D, Condado JA, Besso J, Velez M, Burger B, Bibbo S, Cedeno D, Acquatella H, Mejia C, Induni E, Fish RD. First human case of retrograde transcatheter implantation of an aortic valve prosthesis. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(3):393-398. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Wu AH, Ballantyne CM, Short BC, Torre-Amione G, Young JB, Ventura HO, Eisen HJ, Radovancevic B, Rayburn BK, Lake KD, Yancy CW, Jr., Taylor DO, Mehra MR, Kubo SH, Fishbein DP, Zhao XQ, O'Brien KD. Statin use and risks of death or fatal rejection in the Heart Transplant Lipid Registry. Am J Cardiol. Feb 1 2005;95(3):367-372. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Flamm, Scott D.

Cheong B, Huber S, Muthupillai R, Flamm SD. Evaluation of myocardial iron overload by T2* cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(3):448-449. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Cheong B, Huber S, Reul RM, Frazier OH, Nasser M, Flamm SD. Cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging of sarcoma invading the left atrium and pericardium... Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(4):608-609. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Flamm SD. Cardiac magnetic resonance training: how we can get there from here.[comment]. J Am Coll Cardiol. Apr 19 2005;45(8):1306-1307; author reply 1307-1308. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Ivan D, Flamm SD, Abrams J, Kindo M, Heck K, Frazier OH. Isolated ventricular non-compaction in adults with idiopathic cardiomyopathy: cardiac magnetic resonance and pathologic characterization of the anomaly. J Heart Lung Transplant. Jun 2005;24(6):781-786. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Jefferies JL, Younis GA, Flamm SD, Rasekh A, Massumi A. Chest pain and diaphragmatic pacing after pacemaker implantation. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(1):106-107. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Kacere RD, Pereyra M, Nemeth MA, Muthupillai R, Flamm SD. Quantitative assessment of left ventricular function: steady-state free precession MR imaging with or without sensitivity encoding. Radiology. Jun 2005;235(3):1031-1035. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Messner GN, Gregoric ID, Chu T, Radovancevic B, Kar B, Flamm SD, Frazier OH. Orthotopic heart transplantation in a patient with D-transposition of the great arteries: after a Mustard procedure. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(4):541-543. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Fraser, Charles D., Jr

Akpek EA, Miller-Hance WC, Stayer SA, Rice CL, East DL, Fraser CD, McKenzie ED, Andropoulos DB. Anesthetic management and outcome of complex late arterial-switch operations for patients with transposition of the great arteries and a systemic right ventricle. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. Jun 2005;19(3):322-328.  Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Ikemba CM, Eidem BW, Dimas VV, O'Day MP, Fraser CD, Jr. Fetal rhabdomyoma causing postnatal critical left ventricular outflow tract obstruction. Ann Thorac Surg. Oct 2005;80(4):1529. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

McKenzie ED, Andropoulos DB, DiBardino D, Fraser CD, Jr. Congenital heart surgery 2005: the brain: it's the heart of the matter. Am J Surg. Aug 2005;190(2):289-294. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

McMahon CJ, Penny DJ, Nelson DP, Ades AM, Al Maskary S, Speer M, Katkin J, McKenzie ED, Fraser CD, Jr., Chang AC. Preterm infants with congenital heart disease and bronchopulmonary dysplasia: postoperative course and outcome after cardiac surgery. Pediatrics. Aug 2005;116(2):423-430. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Morales DL, Dibardino DJ, Braud BE, Fenrich AL, Heinle JS, Vaughn WK, McKenzie ED, Fraser CD, Jr. Salvaging the failing fontan: lateral tunnel versus extracardiac conduit. Ann Thorac Surg. Oct 2005;80(4):1445-1451; discussion 1451-1442. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Morales DL, Dibardino DJ, McKenzie ED, Heinle JS, Chang AC, Loebe M, Noon GP, Debakey ME, Fraser CD, Jr. Lessons learned from the first application of the DeBakey VAD Child: an intracorporeal ventricular assist device for children. J Heart Lung Transplant. Mar 2005;24(3):331-337. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Morales DL, Dibardino DJ, Vick W, Fraser CD, McKenzie ED. Tetralogy of Fallot and hypoplastic aortic arch: a novel perspective. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. Jun 2005;129(6):1448-1450. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Ramsay J, Shernan S, Fitch J, Finnegan P, Todaro T, Filloon T, Nussmeier NA. Increased creatine kinase MB level predicts postoperative mortality after cardiac surgery independent of new Q waves. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. Feb 2005;129(2):300-306. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Suominen PK, Dickerson HA, Moffett BS, Ranta SO, Mott AR, Price JF, Heinle JS, McKenzie ED, Fraser CD, Jr., Chang AC. Hemodynamic effects of rescue protocol hydrocortisone in neonates with low cardiac output syndrome after cardiac surgery. Pediatr Crit Care Med. Nov 2005;6(6):655-659. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Tortoriello TA, Stayer SA, Mott AR, McKenzie ED, Fraser CD, Andropoulos DB, Chang AC. A noninvasive estimation of mixed venous oxygen saturation using near-infrared spectroscopy by cerebral oximetry in pediatric cardiac surgery patients. Paediatr Anaesth. Jun 2005;15(6):495-503. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Undar A, Owens WR, McGarry MC, Surprise DL, Kilpack VD, Mueller MW, McKenzie ED, Fraser CD, Jr. Comparison of hollow-fiber membrane oxygenators in terms of pressure drop of the membranes during normothermic and hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass in neonates. Perfusion. May 2005;20(3):135-138. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Frazier, O.H.

Amir O, Kar B, Delgado RM, 3rd, Younis AG, Gregoric ID, Smart FW, Radovancevic B, Frazier OH. Images in cardiovascular medicine. High left ventricular assist device flows resulting from combined native aortic valve and outflow valve regurgitation. Circulation. Feb 1 2005;111(4):e34. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Bick RJ, Bagwell SH, Jones CE, Poindexter BJ, Buja LM, Youker KA, Grigore A, Clubb F, Radovancevic B, Frazier OH. Fluorescence imaging microscopy of cellular markers in ischemic vs non-ischemic cardiomyopathy after left ventricular unloading. J Heart Lung Transplant. Apr 2005;24(4):454-461. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Bick RJ, Grigore AM, Poindexter BJ, Schnee PM, Nussmeier NA, Gregoric ID, Shah NA, Myers TJ, Buja LM, Frazier OH. Left ventricular unloading with an assist device results in receptor relocalization as well as increased beta-adrenergic receptor numbers: are these changes indications for outcome? J Card Surg. Jul-Aug 2005;20(4):332-336. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Cheong B, Huber S, Reul RM, Frazier OH, Nasser M, Flamm SD. Cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging of sarcoma invading the left atrium and pericardium... Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(4):608-609. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Cohn W, Radovancevic B, Amir O, Smith R, Smart F, Frazier OH. Aorta-to-left-atrial shunting through a previously performed heterotopic heart transplant: an unusual complication of orthotopic re-transplantation. J Heart Lung Transplant. Dec 2005;24(12):2290-2292. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Delgado R, 3rd, Frazier OH, Myers TJ, Gregoric ID, Robertson K, Shah NA, Kar B. Direct thrombolytic therapy for intraventricular thrombosis in patients with the Jarvik 2000 left ventricular assist device. J Heart Lung Transplant. Feb 2005;24(2):231-233. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Delgado R, 3rd, Wadia Y, Kar B, Ethridge W, Zewail A, Pool T, Myers TJ, Scroggins N, Frazier OH. Role of B-type natriuretic peptide and effect of nesiritide after total cardiac replacement with the AbioCor total artificial heart. J Heart Lung Transplant. Aug 2005;24(8):1166-1170. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Eya K, Tuzun E, Conger J, Chee HK, Byler D, Nojiri C, Frazier OH, Kadipasaoglu K. Effect of pump flow mode of novel left ventricular assist device upon end organ perfusion in dogs with doxorubicin induced heart failure.[see comment]. ASAIO J. Jan-Feb 2005;51(1):41-49. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Ferrari M, Kadipasaoglu KA, Croitoru M, Conger J, Myers T, Gregoric I, Radovancevic B, Letsou GV, Frazier OH. Evaluation of myocardial function in patients with end-stage heart failure during support with the Jarvik 2000 left ventricular assist device. J Heart Lung Transplant. Feb 2005;24(2):226-228. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Frazier OH, [response] Eghtesady, P. Use of a ventricular assist device in a single-ventricle patient. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(4):618; author reply 618-619. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed Central, http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/.

Frazier OH, Gregoric ID, Messner GN. Total circulatory support with an LVAD in an adolescent with a previous Fontan procedure.[see comment]. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(3):402-404. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Frazier OH, Tuzun E, Cohn W, Tamez D, Kadipasaoglu KA. Total heart replacement with dual centrifugal ventricular assist devices. ASAIO J. May-Jun 2005;51(3):224-229. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Gemmato CJ, Forrester MD, Myers TJ, Frazier OH, Cooley DA. Thirty-five years of mechanical circulatory support at the Texas Heart Institute: an updated overview. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(2):168-177. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Grady KL, Naftel D, Pamboukian SV, Frazier OH, Hauptman P, Herre J, Eisen H, Smart F, Bourge R, Cardiac Transplant Research Database G. Post-operative obesity and cachexia are risk factors for morbidity and mortality after heart transplant: multi-institutional study of post-operative weight change. J Heart Lung Transplant. Sep 2005;24(9):1424-1430. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Gregoric ID, Harting MT, Kosir R, Patel VS, Ksela J, Messner GN, La Francesca S, Frazier OH. Percutaneous tracheostomy after mechanical ventricular assist device implantation. J Heart Lung Transplant. Oct 2005;24(10):1513-1516. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Gregoric ID, Kosir R, Smart FW, Messner GN, Patel VS, La Francesca S, Cervera RD, Frazier OH. Left ventricular assist device implantation in a patient with congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(4):567-569. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Gregoric ID, Nolen MT, Ksela J, Chandler LB, Messner GN, Cervera RD, Smart FW, Delgado RM, 3rd, Frazier OH. Posttransplant off-pump coronary bypass and laser revascularization in a Jehovah's Witness. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(3):434-436. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Gregoric ID, Patel V, Radovancevic R, Bracey AW, Radovancevic B, Frazier OH. Pulmonary microthrombi during left ventricular assist device implantation. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(2):228-231. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Grigore A, Poindexter B, Vaughn WK, Nussmeier N, Frazier OH, Cooper JR, Gregoric ID, Maximilian Buja L, Bick RJ. Alterations in alpha adrenoreceptor density and localization after mechanical left ventricular unloading with the Jarvik flowmaker left ventricular assist device. J Heart Lung Transplant. May 2005;24(5):609-613. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Ivan D, Flamm SD, Abrams J, Kindo M, Heck K, Frazier OH. Isolated ventricular non-compaction in adults with idiopathic cardiomyopathy: cardiac magnetic resonance and pathologic characterization of the anomaly. J Heart Lung Transplant. Jun 2005;24(6):781-786. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Ivan D, Flamm SD, Abrams J, Kindo M, Heck K, Frazier OH. Isolated ventricular non-compaction in adults with idiopathic cardiomyopathy: cardiac magnetic resonance and pathologic characterization of the anomaly. J Heart Lung Transplant. Jun 2005;24(6):781-786. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Kar B, Delgado RM, Frazier OH, Gregoric ID, Harting MT, Wadia Y, Myers TJ, Moser RD, Freund J. The effect of LVAD investigation aortic outflow-graft placement on hemodynamics and flow - Implantation technique and computer flow modeling. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(3):294-298. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Letsou GV, Shah N, Gregoric ID, Myers TJ, Delgado R, Frazier OH. Gastrointestinal bleeding from arteriovenous malformations in patients supported by the Jarvik 2000 axial-flow left ventricular assist device. J Heart Lung Transplant. Jan 2005;24(1):105-109. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Long JW, Kfoury AG, Slaughter MS, Silver M, Milano C, Rogers J, Delgado R, Frazier OH. Long-term destination therapy with the HeartMate XVE left ventricular assist device: improved outcomes since the REMATCH study.[see comment]. Congest Heart Fail. May-Jun 2005;11(3):133-138. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Messner GN, Gregoric ID, Chu T, Radovancevic B, Kar B, Flamm SD, Frazier OH. Orthotopic heart transplantation in a patient with D-transposition of the great arteries: after a Mustard procedure. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(4):541-543. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Park SJ, Tector A, Piccioni W, Raines E, Gelijns A, Moskowitz A, Rose E, Holman W, Furukawa S, Frazier OH, Dembitsky W. Left ventricular assist devices as destination therapy: a new look at survival.[erratum appears in J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2005 Jun;129(6):1464]. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. Jan 2005;129(1):9-17. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Potaris K, Radovancevic B, Thomas CD, Gregoric I, Vaporciyan AA, Riggs SA, Radovancevic R, Vaughn WK, Frazier OH. Lung cancer after heart transplantation: a 17-year experience. Ann Thorac Surg. Mar 2005;79(3):980-983. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Radovancevic B, Golino A, Vrtovec B, Thomas CD, Radovancevic R, Odegaard P, van Rossem CC, Gaemers SJ, Vaughn WK, Smart FW, Frazier OH. Is bridging to transplantation with a left ventricular assist device a risk factor for transplant coronary artery disease? J Heart Lung Transplant. Jun 2005;24(6):703-707. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Radovancevic B, Konuralp C, Vrtovec B, Radovancevic R, Thomas CD, Zaqqa M, Vaughn WK, Frazier OH. Factors predicting 10-year survival after heart transplantation. J Heart Lung Transplant. Feb 2005;24(2):156-159. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Radovancevic B, Vrtovec B, Thomas CD, Croitoru M, Myers TJ, Radovancevic R, Khan T, Massin EK, Frazier OH. Nitric oxide versus prostaglandin E1 for reduction of pulmonary hypertension in heart transplant candidates. J Heart Lung Transplant. Jun 2005;24(6):690-695. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Siegenthaler MP, Westaby S, Frazier OH, Martin J, Banning A, Robson D, Pepper J, Poole-Wilson P, Beyersdorf F. Advanced heart failure: feasibility study of long-term continuous axial flow pump support.[see comment]. Eur Heart J. May 2005;26(10):1031-1038. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Stainback RF, Croitoru M, Hernandez A, Myers TJ, Wadia Y, Frazier OH. Echocardiographic evaluation of the Jarvik 2000 axial-flow LVAD. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(3):263-270. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Stojanovic I, Vrtovec B, Radovancevic B, Radovancevic R, Yazdanbakhsh AP, Thomas CD, Frazier OH. Survival, graft atherosclerosis, and rejection incidence in heart transplant recipients treated with statins: 5-year follow-up. J Heart Lung Transplant. Sep 2005;24(9):1235-1238. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Takach TJ, Duncan JM, Livesay JJ, Krajcer Z, Cervera RD, Gregoric ID, Ott DA, Frazier OH, Reul GJ, Cooley DA. Brachiocephalic reconstruction II: operative and endovascular management of single-vessel disease. J Vasc Surg. Jul 2005;42(1):55-61. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Takach TJ, Reul GJ, Cooley DA, Duncan JM, Livesay JJ, Gregoric ID, Krajcer Z, Cervera RD, Ott DA, Frazier OH. Brachiocephalic reconstruction I: operative and long-term results for complex disease. J Vasc Surg. Jul 2005;42(1):47-54. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Takach TJ, Reul GJ, Duncan JM, Krajcer Z, Livesay JJ, Gregoric ID, Cervera RD, Ott DA, Frazier OH, Cooley DA. Concomitant brachiocephalic and coronary artery disease: outcome and decision analysis. Ann Thorac Surg. Aug 2005;80(2):564-569. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Torre-Amione G, Wallace CK, Frazier OH. Biological and functional effects of chronic mechanical support induced by left venticular assist devices on failing human myocardium. In: Villarreal FJ, ed. Interstitial Fibrosis in Heart Failure. New York: Springer; 2005:311-328.

Tuzun E, Gregoric ID, Conger JL, Golden K, Jarvik R, Frazier OH, Kadipasaoglu KA. The effect of intermittent low speed mode upon aortic valve opening in calves supported with a Jarvik 2000 axial flow device. ASAIO J. Mar-Apr 2005;51(2):139-143. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Vasiljevic JD, Otasevic P, Popovic ZB, Neskovic AN, Vidakovic R, Popovic ZV, Radovancevic B, Frazier OH, Gradinac S. Semiquantitative histomorphometric analysis of myocardium following partial left ventriculectomy: 1-year follow-up. Eur J Heart Fail. Aug 2005;7(5):763-767. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Wadia Y, Etheridge W, Smart F, Wood RP, Frazier OH. Pathophysiology of hepatic dysfunction and intrahepatic cholestasis in heart failure and after left ventricular assist device support. J Heart Lung Transplant. Apr 2005;24(4):361-370. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Wadia Y, Thiagarajan P, Delgado R, Allison P, Robertson K, Frazier OH. Antiphospholipid syndrome with anti-prothrombin autoantibodies in a patient with an axial-flow left ventricular assist device. J Heart Lung Transplant. Aug 2005;24(8):1133-1136. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Friedman, Richard A.

Friedman RA, Will JC, Fenrich AL, Kertesz NJ. Atrioventricular junction ablation and pacemaker therapy in patients with drug-resistant atrial tachyarrhythmias after the Fontan operation. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. Jan 2005;16(1):24-29. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Snyder CS, Bricker JT, Fenrich AL, Friedman RA, Rosenthal GL, Johnsrude CL, Kertesz C, Kertesz NJ. Can pediatric residents interpret electrocardiograms? Pediatr Cardiol. Jul-Aug 2005;26(4):396-399. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

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Madonna R, Di Napoli P, Massaro M, Grilli A, Felaco M, De Caterina A, Tang D, De Caterina R, Geng YJ. Simvastatin attenuates expression of cytokine-inducible nitric-oxide synthase in embryonic cardiac myoblasts. J Biol Chem. Apr 8 2005;280(14):13503-13511. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

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Giesecke, N. Martin

Collard CD, Shernan SK, Fox AA, Giesecke NM, Body SC. The practicality and need for genetic testing for malignant hyperthermia. [reply]. Anesthesiology. 2005;103(5):1101. Full-text available online free-of-charge, http://www.anesthesiology.org/.

Palmer SN, Giesecke NM, Body SC, Shernan SK, Fox AA, Collard CD. Pharmacogenetics of anesthetic and analgesic agents.[see comment]. Anesthesiology. Mar 2005;102(3):663-671. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Gregoric, Igor D.

Amir O, Delgado RM, 3rd, Kar B, Gregoric ID, Radovancevic B, Smart F, Cohn W. Recovery from multi-organ failure in a patient with a continuous-flow left ventricular assist device. J Heart Lung Transplant. Aug 2005;24(8):1128-1129. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Amir O, Kar B, Delgado RM, 3rd, Younis AG, Gregoric ID, Smart FW, Radovancevic B, Frazier OH. Images in cardiovascular medicine. High left ventricular assist device flows resulting from combined native aortic valve and outflow valve regurgitation. Circulation. Feb 1 2005;111(4):e34. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Amir O, Smith R, Nishikawa A, Gregoric ID, Smart FW. Left ventricular free wall rupture in acute myocardial infarction: a case report and literature review. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(3):424-426. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Bick RJ, Grigore AM, Poindexter BJ, Schnee PM, Nussmeier NA, Gregoric ID, Shah NA, Myers TJ, Buja LM, Frazier OH. Left ventricular unloading with an assist device results in receptor relocalization as well as increased beta-adrenergic receptor numbers: are these changes indications for outcome? J Card Surg. Jul-Aug 2005;20(4):332-336. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Delgado R, 3rd, Frazier OH, Myers TJ, Gregoric ID, Robertson K, Shah NA, Kar B. Direct thrombolytic therapy for intraventricular thrombosis in patients with the Jarvik 2000 left ventricular assist device. J Heart Lung Transplant. Feb 2005;24(2):231-233. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Frazier OH, Gregoric ID, Messner GN. Total circulatory support with an LVAD in an adolescent with a previous Fontan procedure.[see comment]. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(3):402-404. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Gregoric ID. Mechanical bioprosthesis - Reply. Ann Thorac Surg. Aug 2005;80(2):788. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Gregoric ID, Gupta K, Jacobs MJ, Poglajen G, Suvorov N, Dougherty KG, Krajcer Z. Endovascular exclusion of a thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm after retrograde visceral artery revascularization. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(3):416-420. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Gregoric ID, Harting MT, Kosir R, Patel VS, Ksela J, Messner GN, La Francesca S, Frazier OH. Percutaneous tracheostomy after mechanical ventricular assist device implantation. J Heart Lung Transplant. Oct 2005;24(10):1513-1516. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Gregoric ID, Kosir R, Smart FW, Messner GN, Patel VS, La Francesca S, Cervera RD, Frazier OH. Left ventricular assist device implantation in a patient with congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(4):567-569. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Gregoric ID, Nolen MT, Ksela J, Chandler LB, Messner GN, Cervera RD, Smart FW, Delgado RM, 3rd, Frazier OH. Posttransplant off-pump coronary bypass and laser revascularization in a Jehovah's Witness. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(3):434-436. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Gregoric ID, Patel V, Radovancevic R, Bracey AW, Radovancevic B, Frazier OH. Pulmonary microthrombi during left ventricular assist device implantation. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(2):228-231. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Grigore A, Poindexter B, Vaughn WK, Nussmeier N, Frazier OH, Cooper JR, Gregoric ID, Maximilian Buja L, Bick RJ. Alterations in alpha adrenoreceptor density and localization after mechanical left ventricular unloading with the Jarvik flowmaker left ventricular assist device. J Heart Lung Transplant. May 2005;24(5):609-613. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Kar B, Delgado RM, Frazier OH, Gregoric ID, Harting MT, Wadia Y, Myers TJ, Moser RD, Freund J. The effect of LVAD investigation aortic outflow-graft placement on hemodynamics and flow - Implantation technique and computer flow modeling. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(3):294-298. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Kar B, Delgado RMI, Radovancevic B, Myers TJ, Wadia Y, Letsou GV, Riaz I, Metcalfe R, Gregoric ID, Harting MT. Vascular thrombosis during support with continuous flow ventricular assist devices: correlation with computerized flow simulations. Congest Heart Fail. 2005;11(4):182-187. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Letsou GV, Shah N, Gregoric ID, Myers TJ, Delgado R, Frazier OH. Gastrointestinal bleeding from arteriovenous malformations in patients supported by the Jarvik 2000 axial-flow left ventricular assist device. J Heart Lung Transplant. Jan 2005;24(1):105-109. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Messner GN, Gregoric ID, Chu T, Radovancevic B, Kar B, Flamm SD, Frazier OH. Orthotopic heart transplantation in a patient with D-transposition of the great arteries: after a Mustard procedure. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(4):541-543. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Rosenstrauch D, Poglajen G, Zidar N, Gregoric ID. Stem cell therapy for ischemic heart failure [Review]. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(3):339-347. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Takach TJ, Cervera RD, Gregoric ID. Aortic pseudoaneurysm. Tex Heart Inst J. 2005;32(2):235-237. Full-text available online free-of-charge using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Takach TJ, Duncan JM, Livesay JJ, Krajcer Z, Cervera RD, Gregoric ID, Ott DA, Frazier OH, Reul GJ, Cooley DA. Brachiocephalic reconstruction II: operative and endovascular management of single-vessel disease. J Vasc Surg. Jul 2005;42(1):55-61. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Takach TJ, Reul GJ, Cooley DA, Duncan JM, Livesay JJ, Gregoric ID, Krajcer Z, Cervera RD, Ott DA, Frazier OH. Brachiocephalic reconstruction I: operative and long-term results for complex disease. J Vasc Surg. Jul 2005;42(1):47-54. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Takach TJ, Reul GJ, Duncan JM, Krajcer Z, Livesay JJ, Gregoric ID, Cervera RD, Ott DA, Frazier OH, Cooley DA. Concomitant brachiocephalic and coronary artery disease: outcome and decision analysis. Ann Thorac Surg. Aug 2005;80(2):564-569. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Tuzun E, Gregoric ID, Conger JL, Golden K, Jarvik R, Frazier OH, Kadipasaoglu KA. The effect of intermittent low speed mode upon aortic valve opening in calves supported with a Jarvik 2000 axial flow device. ASAIO J. Mar-Apr 2005;51(2):139-143. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Grifka, Ronald G.

Cannon BC, Feltes TF, Fraley JK, Grifka RG, Riddle EM, Kovalchin JP. Nitric oxide in the evaluation of congenital heart disease with pulmonary hypertension: factors related to nitric oxide response. Pediatr Cardiol. Sep-Oct 2005;26(5):565-569. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Carlson KM, Justino H, O'Brien RE, Dimas VV, Leonard GT, Jr., Pignatelli RH, Mullins CE, Smith EO, Grifka RG. Transcatheter atrial septal defect closure: modified balloon sizing technique to avoid overstretching the defect and oversizing the Amplatzer septal occluder. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. Nov 2005;66(3):390-396. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Carlson KM, Neish SR, Justino H, Leonard GT, Jr., Mullins CE, Grifka RG. Use of cutting balloon for palliative treatment in tetralogy of Fallot. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. Apr 2005;64(4):507-512. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Carlson KM, Rutledge JM, Parker BR, Grifka RG. Use of tissue plasminogen activator for femoral artery thrombosis following transcatheter coil occlusion of patent ductus arteriosus. Pediatr Cardiol. Jan-Feb 2005;26(1):83-86. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

El Said HG, McMahon CJ, Mullins CE, Pignatelli RH, Grifka RG, Nihill MR, Vincent JA. Patent foramen ovale morphology and impact on percutaneous device closure. Pediatr Cardiol. Jan-Feb 2005;26(1):62-65. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Kim JJ, Kearney DL, Grifka RG, McKenzie ED, Mott AR. Pulmonary venous stenosis as an associated manifestation of left-sided obstructive lesions in an infant with partial atrioventricular canal defect. Pediatr Cardiol. Jul-Aug 2005;26(4):449-451. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Grigore, Alina M.

Bick RJ, Bagwell SH, Jones CE, Poindexter BJ, Buja LM, Youker KA, Grigore A, Clubb F, Radovancevic B, Frazier OH. Fluorescence imaging microscopy of cellular markers in ischemic vs non-ischemic cardiomyopathy after left ventricular unloading. J Heart Lung Transplant. Apr 2005;24(4):454-461. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Bick RJ, Grigore AM, Poindexter BJ, Schnee PM, Nussmeier NA, Gregoric ID, Shah NA, Myers TJ, Buja LM, Frazier OH. Left ventricular unloading with an assist device results in receptor relocalization as well as increased beta-adrenergic receptor numbers: are these changes indications for outcome? J Card Surg. Jul-Aug 2005;20(4):332-336. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

Grigore A, Poindexter B, Vaughn WK, Nussmeier N, Frazier OH, Cooper JR, Gregoric ID, Maximilian Buja L, Bick RJ. Alterations in alpha adrenoreceptor density and localization after mechanical left ventricular unloading with the Jarvik flowmaker left ventricular assist device. J Heart Lung Transplant. May 2005;24(5):609-613. Full-text available online to subscribers using PubMed’s LinkOut feature, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez.

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