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The association between body mass index and outcome after coronary artery bypass grafting operations

Jagan Devarajan, Amaresh Vydyanathan, Jing You, Meng Xu, Daniel I. Sessler, Joseph F. Sabik and C. Allen Bashour.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

August 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Molecular Biology and Genetics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 4108 words.

OBJECTIVES

This investigation was undertaken to analyse the association between body mass index (BMI) and morbidity after coronary artery bypass graft (CABG)...

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Bioartificial grafts for transmural myocardial restoration: a new cardiovascular tissue culture concept

Theo Kofidis, Andre Lenz, Jan Boublik, Payam Akhyari, Bjoern Wachsmann, Knut Mueller Stahl, Axel Haverich and Rainer G. Leyh.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Molecular and Cell Biology; Cardiovascular Medicine; Anatomy; History of Medicine; Molecular Biology and Genetics. 3228 words.

Objective: Survival of bioartificial grafts that are destined to restore cardiac function stands and falls with their nutrient supply. Engineering of myocardial tissue is...

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Blood transfusion and the benefit/harm inflection point

Brandon Fisher, Matthew Glogoza, Aaron Bettenhausen and Cornelius Dyke.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Molecular Biology and Genetics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 621 words.

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Comparison of logistic EuroSCORE and EuroSCORE II in predicting operative mortality of 1125 total arterial operations

Teresa M. Kieser, M. Sarah Rose and Stuart J. Head.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

September 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Molecular Biology and Genetics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 8383 words.

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The purpose of this study was to compare effectiveness of the 1999 logistic EuroSCORE (LES) and of the 2012 EuroSCORE II (ESII) in a real-world...

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Contrast layering artefact mimicking aortic dissection in a patient on veno-arterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation undergoing computed tomography scan

Tomaz Goslar, Milenko Stankovic and Jus Ksela.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

April 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Molecular Biology and Genetics; Molecular and Cell Biology; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 1174 words.

Interpretation and evaluation of images obtained by different contrast-enhanced diagnostic tools in patients on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) support can be extremely...

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Effectiveness of prophylactic levosimendan in patients with impaired left ventricular function undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting: a randomized pilot study

Kyriakos Anastasiadis, Polychronis Antonitsis, Konstantinos Vranis, Athanassios Kleontas, Christos Asteriou, Vassilios Grosomanidis, Paschalis Tossios and Helena Argiriadou.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

November 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Molecular Biology and Genetics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 5732 words.

OBJECTIVES

Perioperative low cardiac output syndrome occurs in 3–14% of patients undergoing isolated coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG), leading to...

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Enhanced cytoprotection and angiogenesis by bone marrow cell transplantation may contribute to improved ischemic myocardial function

Shaoheng Zhang, Ping Zhang, Jingxuan Guo, Zhuqing Jia, Kangtao Ma, Yonggang Liu, Chunyan Zhou and Li Linsong.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

February 2004; p ublished online February 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; Molecular and Cell Biology; History of Medicine; Molecular Biology and Genetics. 4204 words.

Objective: Heat shock proteins (HSPs) are cytoprotective proteins. Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is the most potent angiogenic factor. This study aimed to elucidate...

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Enhancement of Na<sup>+</sup>,K<sup>+</sup>-ATPase and Ca<sup>2+</sup>-ATPase activities in multi-cycle ischemic preconditioning in rabbit hearts

Toshihiro Yorozuya, Naoto Adachi, Kentaro Dote, Kazuo Nakanishi, Yasushi Takasaki and Tatsuru Arai.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

November 2004; p ublished online November 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Molecular and Cell Biology; Cardiovascular Medicine; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; History of Medicine; Molecular Biology and Genetics. 3517 words.

Objective: Ischemic preconditioning (IP) has been shown to attenuate intracellular Na+ accumulation and Ca2+ overload during ischemia and reperfusion, both of which are closely...

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Graft preservation solutions in cardiovascular surgery

Bernhard Winkler, David Reineke, Paul Philip Heinisch, Florian Schönhoff, Christoph Huber, Alexander Kadner, Lars Englberger and Thierry Carrel.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

August 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; Molecular Biology and Genetics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 8036 words.

Vein grafts are still the most commonly used graft material in cardiovascular surgery and much effort has been spent in recent years on investigating the optimal harvesting technique. One...

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Magnetic resonance mapping of transplanted endothelial progenitor cells for therapeutic neovascularization in ischemic heart disease

Alberto Weber, Ivan Pedrosa, Atsuhiko Kawamoto, Nathan Himes, Jeeva Munasinghe, Takayuki Asahara, Neil M. Rofsky and Douglas W. Losordo.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

July 2004; p ublished online July 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; Molecular and Cell Biology; History of Medicine; Molecular Biology and Genetics. 4210 words.

Objective: Intramyocardial transplantation of endothelial progenitor cells (EPCs) has been previously correlated with significant augmentation of vascularity and improvement of...

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