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Acute Renal Failure Including Hepatorenal Syndrome

A Maarouf and Ali Al-Khafaji.

in ICU Care of Abdominal Organ Transplant Patients

January 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Critical Care; Transplant Surgery; Nephrology. 3182 words.

Acute kidney injury (AKI) is not uncommon in the setting of liver dysfunction. In general, AKI is defined as a rapid decline in glomerular filtration rate (GFR), leading to accumulation of...

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Acute tamponade of the left paracorporeal pump house due to membrane defect in a patient with a Berlin Heart EXCOR<sup>©</sup> biventricular assist device

Sebastian Völz, Michael Holmberg, Bengt Redfors and Göran Dellgren.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

October 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; Transplant Surgery. 1073 words.

We report a case of acute tamponade of the left paracorporeal pump house in a patient supported by a Berlin Heart EXCOR biventricular assist device (BiVAD) caused by mechanical defect in...

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Adult bone marrow-derived stem cells and the injured heart: just the beginning?

Ioannis Dimarakis, Nagy A. Habib and Myrtle Y.A. Gordon.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

November 2005; p ublished online November 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; History of Medicine; Transplant Surgery. 10120 words.

Coronary artery disease leading to ischaemia of the human myocardium is one of the chief causes of morbidity and mortality in the western world. Cellular transplantation has recently been...

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Advanced heart failure in perspective

Marc A. Pfeffer, Michael J. Domanski and Mandeep R. Mehra.

in Oxford Textbook of Advanced Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplantation

June 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Transplant Surgery. 8913 words.

Heart failure is a wide-ranging clinical syndrome broadly categorized by the inability of the heart to maintain adequate pump function without utilizing reserve mechanisms. This chapter...

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Advanced heart failure in valvular heart disease

Blase A. Carabello.

in Oxford Textbook of Advanced Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplantation

June 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Transplant Surgery. 9870 words.

Each valvular heart disease imparts a unique hemodynamic burden on the left and/or right ventricles. If this burden is severe and prolonged it results eventually in myocardial damage, heart...

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Alternative approach for right ventricular failure after left ventricular assist device placement in animal model

Tomohiro Saito, Koichi Toda, Yoshiaki Takewa, Tomonori Tsukiya, Toshihide Mizuno, Yoshiyuki Taenaka and Eisuke Tatsumi.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

July 2015; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine; Transplant Surgery. 3803 words.

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Right ventricular failure after left ventricular assist device (LVAD) implantation is associated with high mortality. This study was designed to...

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Aortic and/or mitral valve surgery in patients with pulmonary hypertension performed via a minimally invasive approach

Priyanka Gosain, Maiteder Larrauri-Reyes, Christos G. Mihos, Esteban Escolar and Orlando Santana.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

May 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Surgery; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Transplant Surgery; Research Methods in Life Sciences. 1650 words.

Pulmonary hypertension (PH) in the setting of left-sided valvular heart disease is common, and significantly increases the risk of perioperative morbidity and mortality in patients...

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Aortic valve replacement through full sternotomy with a stented bioprosthesis versus minimally invasive sternotomy with a sutureless bioprosthesis

Magnus Dalén, Fausto Biancari, Antonino S. Rubino, Giuseppe Santarpino, Natalie Glaser, Herbert De Praetere, Keiichiro Kasama, Tatu Juvonen, Wanda Deste, Francesco Pollari, Bart Meuris, Theodor Fischlein, Carmelo Mignosa, Giuseppe Gatti, Aniello Pappalardo, Peter Svenarud and Ulrik Sartipy.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

January 2016; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Transplant Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; Research Methods in Life Sciences. 4857 words.

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The aim of this study was to analyse early postoperative outcomes and 2-year survival after aortic valve replacement (AVR) through a...

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Aortic valve replacement with Edwards INTUITY sutureless bioprosthesis through right anterior minithoracotomy

Ilir Hysi, Ionut Carjaliu, Laurence Gautier and Olivier Fabre.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

February 2016; p ublished online November 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Transplant Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; Research Methods in Life Sciences. 700 words.

Minimally invasive aortic valve replacement through right anterior minithoracotomy has been shown as a reliable and interesting approach. However, the placement of a sutured valve may be...

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Apical closure device for transapical valve procedures

Enrico Ferrari, Denis Berdajs, Piergiorgio Tozzi, Giuseppe Siniscalchi and Ludwig K. von Segesser.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

November 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Transplant Surgery; Research Methods in Life Sciences. 2279 words.

OBJECTIVES

Transapical transcatheter valve procedures are performed through a left minithoracotomy and require apical sutures to seal the apical access site....

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