George J Arnaoutakis

George J Arnaoutakis,

Associate Professor

Department: Department of Epidemiology
Business Phone: (352) 273-5468
Business Email: gja10@ufl.edu

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2018
MDC7600 Surgery Clerkship
2018
MDT7090 Elective Topics

Publications

2024
Rescue therapy for symptomatic spinal cord ischemia after thoracic endovascular aortic repair.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 168(1):15-25.e11 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2022.10.045. [PMID] 36509568.
2024
The impact of reoperative surgery on aortic root replacement in the United States.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 167(4):1185-1193.e1 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2023.04.006. [PMID] 37156365.
2023
A highly penetrant ACTA2 mutation of thoracic aortic disease.
Journal of cardiothoracic surgery. 18(1) [DOI] 10.1186/s13019-023-02420-0. [PMID] 38044429.
2023
A Novel Risk Score to Predict Thirty-Day Readmissions after Acute Type A Aortic Dissections.
The heart surgery forum. 26(6):E728-E734 [DOI] 10.59958/hsf.6819. [PMID] 38178346.
2023
Acute Kidney Injury in Patients Undergoing Surgery for Type A Acute Aortic Dissection.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 115(4):879-885 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2022.10.037. [PMID] 36370884.
2023
Application of deep hypothermic circulatory arrest in open left chest aortic aneurysm repair.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 165(4):1275-1280 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2021.03.080. [PMID] 33934896.
2023
Dynamic prediction modeling of postoperative mortality among patients undergoing surgical aortic valve replacement in a statewide cohort over a 12-year period.
JTCVS open. 15:94-112 [DOI] 10.1016/j.xjon.2023.07.011. [PMID] 37808034.
2023
Dysphagia after cardiac surgery: Prevalence, risk factors, and associated outcomes.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 165(2):737-746.e3 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2021.02.087. [PMID] 33814177.
2023
EXACT Trial: Results of the Phase 1 Dose-Escalation Study.
Circulation. Cardiovascular interventions. 16(8) [DOI] 10.1161/CIRCINTERVENTIONS.123.012997. [PMID] 37503661.
2023
Intraoperative Hemi-Diaphragm Electrical Stimulation Demonstrates Attenuated Mitochondrial Function without Change in Oxidative Stress in Cardiothoracic Surgery Patients.
Antioxidants (Basel, Switzerland). 12(5) [DOI] 10.3390/antiox12051009. [PMID] 37237876.
2023
Patent Ductus Arteriosus Exclusion Technique Using Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 115(2):e53-e55 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2022.02.052. [PMID] 35288081.
2023
Postoperative acute kidney injury after thoracic endovascular aortic repair for acute type B aortic dissection.
Journal of vascular surgery. 78(4):912-919.e1 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2023.05.055. [PMID] 37327951.
2023
Self-pay insurance status is associated with failure of medical therapy in patients with acute uncomplicated type B aortic dissection.
Surgery. 174(6):1476-1482 [DOI] 10.1016/j.surg.2023.08.003. [PMID] 37718170.
2023
The Effect of COVID-19 on Cardiac Surgical Volume and its Associated Costs.
Seminars in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 35(3):508-515 [DOI] 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2022.01.009. [PMID] 35381354.
2023
Thoracic endovascular aortic repair for hyperacute, acute, subacute and chronic type B aortic dissection: Meta-analysis of reconstructed time-to-event data.
Trends in cardiovascular medicine. [DOI] 10.1016/j.tcm.2023.12.005. [PMID] 38142754.
2023
Volume-failure-to-rescue relationship in acute type A aortic dissections: An analysis of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Database.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2023.08.037. [PMID] 37657715.
2022
Aortic Arch Repair Using Open and Hybrid Techniques: A Systematic Review.
Innovations (Philadelphia, Pa.). 17(4):273-282 [DOI] 10.1177/15569845221115355. [PMID] 35934948.
2022
Cardiac Rehabilitation Referral After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement.
Critical pathways in cardiology. 21(4):162-164 [DOI] 10.1097/HPC.0000000000000302. [PMID] 36413392.
2022
Cerebral protection using deep hypothermic circulatory arrest versus retrograde cerebral perfusion for aortic hemiarch reconstruction.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 37(10):3279-3286 [DOI] 10.1111/jocs.16809. [PMID] 35894828.
2022
Commentary: Blowing stuff up: Balloon fracture fenestration with thoracic endovascular aortic repair for chronic type B aortic dissection.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 164(1):11-12 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2020.10.018. [PMID] 33160611.
2022
Commentary: The aberrant right subclavian artery is not so abhorrent: Central arch reconstruction for acute type B dissection.
JTCVS techniques. 12:25-26 [DOI] 10.1016/j.xjtc.2021.11.015. [PMID] 35403019.
2022
Endovascular repair of a thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm using a physician-modified four-vessel fenestrated endograft.
Annals of cardiothoracic surgery. 11(1):65-67 [DOI] 10.21037/acs-2022-taes-27. [PMID] 35211392.
2022
Florida sleeve is a safe and effective technique for valve salvage in acute stanford type A aortic dissection.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 37(1):39-46 [DOI] 10.1111/jocs.16078. [PMID] 34652039.
2022
George Daicoff: A Pioneering Surgeon and Humanitarian of The Southern Thoracic Surgical Association.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 113(5):1743-1749 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2022.01.002. [PMID] 35063420.
2022
Impact of Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy on Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy in Left Ventricular Assist Device Patients.
Journal of cardiovascular pharmacology. 79(5):646-649 [DOI] 10.1097/FJC.0000000000001223. [PMID] 35058410.
2022
Knowledge gaps in surgical management for aortic dissection.
Seminars in vascular surgery. 35(1):35-42 [DOI] 10.1053/j.semvascsurg.2022.02.009. [PMID] 35501039.
2022
Misdiagnosis of Thoracic Aortic Disease Occurs Commonly in Emergency Transfers.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 114(6):2202-2208 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2021.11.006. [PMID] 34838743.
2022
Misdiagnosis of Thoracic Aortic Emergencies Occurs Frequently Among Transfers to Aortic Referral Centers: An Analysis of Over 3700 Patients.
Journal of the American Heart Association. 11(13) [DOI] 10.1161/JAHA.121.025026. [PMID] 35766274.
2022
Multidisciplinary Management of a Hemophilia A Patient Requiring Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery.
Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia. 36(2):534-538 [DOI] 10.1053/j.jvca.2021.10.029. [PMID] 34895963.
2022
Outcomes of acute type A aortic dissection during the COVID-19 pandemic: An analysis of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons Database.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 37(12):4545-4551 [DOI] 10.1111/jocs.17085. [PMID] 36378930.
2022
Reversible Thiol Oxidation Increases Mitochondrial Electron Transport Complex Enzyme Activity but Not Respiration in Cardiomyocytes from Patients with End-Stage Heart Failure.
Cells. 11(15) [DOI] 10.3390/cells11152292. [PMID] 35892589.
2022
Safety of cerebrospinal fluid drainage for spinal cord ischemia prevention in thoracic endovascular aortic repair.
JTCVS techniques. 14:9-28 [DOI] 10.1016/j.xjtc.2022.05.001. [PMID] 35967198.
2022
Surgical management for mechanical complications of acute myocardial infarction: a systematic review of long-term outcomes.
Annals of cardiothoracic surgery. 11(3):239-251 [DOI] 10.21037/acs-2021-ami-20. [PMID] 35733723.
2022
The effect of receiving an award from the American Association for Thoracic Surgery Foundation.
JTCVS open. 10:282-289 [DOI] 10.1016/j.xjon.2021.10.066. [PMID] 36004250.
2022
Thoracic Surgery Foundation Research Awards: Leading the Way to Excellence.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 113(3):1015-1020 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2021.04.012. [PMID] 33882294.
2022
Timing surgery and hemorrhagic complications in endocarditis with concomitant cerebral complications.
Clinical neurology and neurosurgery. 214 [DOI] 10.1016/j.clineuro.2022.107171. [PMID] 35180644.
2022
Transcatheter mitral valve therapies: State of the art.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 37(1):225-233 [DOI] 10.1111/jocs.15995. [PMID] 34532900.
2022
Type A Acute Aortic Dissection Presenting With Cerebrovascular Accident at Advanced Age.
Seminars in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 34(3):805-813 [DOI] 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2021.06.008. [PMID] 34146671.
2021
10-Year Trends in Aortic Dissection: Mortality and Weekend Effect within the US Nationwide Emergency Department Sample (NEDS).
The heart surgery forum. 24(2):E336-E344 [DOI] 10.1532/hsf.3681. [PMID] 33798040.
2021
Commentary: In the absence of convincing evidence, more is not better.
JTCVS open. 5:44-45 [DOI] 10.1016/j.xjon.2020.12.017. [PMID] 36003165.
2021
Commentary: Personalized medicine for genetically triggered thoracic aortic aneurysms.
JTCVS techniques. 6:42-43 [DOI] 10.1016/j.xjtc.2020.12.024. [PMID] 34318136.
2021
Commentary: The SINE of the times-vigilance in the era of frozen elephant trunk procedures.
JTCVS techniques. 8:49-50 [DOI] 10.1016/j.xjtc.2021.05.007. [PMID] 34401809.
2021
Commentary: Total Arch Replacement with Frozen Elephant Trunk: One Stop Shop.
Seminars in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 33(3):663-664 [DOI] 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2020.12.010. [PMID] 33440247.
2021
Endovascular repair of the aortic arch: State of the art.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 36(11):4292-4300 [DOI] 10.1111/jocs.15920. [PMID] 34405439.
2021
Massive Tension Hemothorax After Pacemaker Implantation.
Cureus. 13(7) [DOI] 10.7759/cureus.16754. [PMID] 34513377.
2021
Neuromonitoring and neuroprotection advances for aortic arch surgery.
JTCVS techniques. 7:11-19 [DOI] 10.1016/j.xjtc.2020.12.045. [PMID] 34318192.
2021
Perspective to 2020 American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association (ACC/AHA) Guideline for the Management of Patients With Valvular Heart Disease.
Circulation. 143(5):407-409 [DOI] 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.120.051501. [PMID] 33332147.
2021
Predictors of perioperative bleeding in left ventricular assist device implantation.
American heart journal plus : cardiology research and practice. 2 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ahjo.2021.100006. [PMID] 38560584.
2021
Prognostic Value of Red Blood Cell Distribution Width in Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Patients.
Innovations (Philadelphia, Pa.). 16(6):517-522 [DOI] 10.1177/15569845211041360. [PMID] 34488482.
2021
Proof of concept: digital clock drawing behaviors prior to transcatheter aortic valve replacement may predict length of hospital stay and cost of care.
Exploration of medicine. 2:110-121 [DOI] 10.37349/emed.2021.00036. [PMID] 34263257.
2021
Remodeling, Reintervention, and Survival After Endovascular Repair of Chronic Type B Dissection.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 111(5):1560-1569 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.07.017. [PMID] 32961141.
2021
STratification risk analysis in OPerative management (STOP score) for drug-induced endocarditis.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 36(7):2442-2451 [DOI] 10.1111/jocs.15570. [PMID] 33896038.
2021
Successful Preoperative Optimization for Lung Transplantation With Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 111(3):e201-e203 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.05.078. [PMID] 32652070.
2021
Surgery for type A aortic dissection in patients with cerebral malperfusion: Results from the International Registry of Acute Aortic Dissection.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 161(5):1713-1720.e1 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.11.003. [PMID] 31959445.
2021
Time of the day or surgeon volume-What matters most in Type A aortic dissection?
Journal of cardiac surgery. 36(1):415-416 [DOI] 10.1111/jocs.15131. [PMID] 33135185.
2021
Transcatheter mitral valve-in-valve and valve-in-ring replacement: Lessons learned from bioprosthetic surgical valve failures.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 36(11):4024-4029 [DOI] 10.1111/jocs.15904. [PMID] 34365660.
2021
Ventricular Assist Device Implantation and Bariatric Surgery: A Route to Transplantation in Morbidly Obese Patients with End-Stage Heart Failure.
ASAIO journal (American Society for Artificial Internal Organs : 1992). 67(2):163-168 [DOI] 10.1097/MAT.0000000000001212. [PMID] 32701629.
2021
Vocal Fold Mobility Impairment After Cardiovascular Surgery: Incidence, Risk Factors, and Sequela.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 112(1):53-60 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.07.074. [PMID] 33075318.
2020
A validated mouse model capable of recapitulating the protective effects of female sex hormones on ascending aortic aneurysms and dissections (AADs).
Physiological reports. 8(22) [DOI] 10.14814/phy2.14631. [PMID] 33242364.
2020
Breaking hearts and taking names: A case of sarcoidosis related effusive-constrictive pericarditis.
Respiratory medicine. 163 [DOI] 10.1016/j.rmed.2020.105879. [PMID] 32056834.
2020
Complicated acute type B aortic dissection: update on management and results.
The Journal of cardiovascular surgery. 61(6):697-707 [DOI] 10.23736/S0021-9509.20.11555-6. [PMID] 32964895.
2020
Current trends in the management of acute type A aortic intramural hematoma.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 35(9):2331-2337 [DOI] 10.1111/jocs.14819. [PMID] 32652687.
2020
Early versus standard renal replacement therapy after left ventricular assist device implantation.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 35(10):2529-2538 [DOI] 10.1111/jocs.14873. [PMID] 32741013.
2020
Endograft and external cinch to control hemorrhage in acute type A aortic dissection.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 35(4):934-936 [DOI] 10.1111/jocs.14475. [PMID] 32107790.
2020
Impact of Secondary Aortic Interventions After Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair on Long-Term Survival.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 110(1):27-38 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.10.015. [PMID] 31785293.
2020
Long-Term Outcomes of Primary Cardiac Lymphoma.
Circulation. 142(22):2194-2195 [DOI] 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.120.047215. [PMID] 33253006.
2020
Long-Term Outcomes of Primary Cardiac Malignancies: Multi-Institutional Results From the National Cancer Database.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 75(18):2338-2347 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jacc.2020.03.041. [PMID] 32381166.
2020
Longitudinal Outcomes After Surgical Repair of Postinfarction Ventricular Septal Defect in the Medicare Population.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 109(4):1243-1250 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.08.024. [PMID] 31562839.
2020
Medical and surgical management of acute type B aortic intramural hematoma.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 35(9):2324-2330 [DOI] 10.1111/jocs.14823. [PMID] 32668075.
2020
Outcomes of Florida Sleeve Procedure in Patients with Bicuspid Versus Tricuspid Aortic Valve.
Innovations (Philadelphia, Pa.). 15(4):361-368 [DOI] 10.1177/1556984520938470. [PMID] 32729751.
2020
Patterns of emergency department utilization for LVAD patients compared with non-LVAD patients.
International journal of cardiology. Heart & vasculature. 30 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ijcha.2020.100617. [PMID] 32904266.
2020
Percutaneous Inferior Vena Cava Valve Implantation May Improve Tricuspid Valve Regurgitation and Cardiac Output: Lessons Learned.
Innovations (Philadelphia, Pa.). 15(6):577-580 [DOI] 10.1177/1556984520957144. [PMID] 33104457.
2020
Performance advantages for grit and optimism.
American journal of surgery. 220(1):10-18 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2020.01.057. [PMID] 32098653.
2020
Successful bridge to lung transplantation with transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons. 20(12):3658-3661 [DOI] 10.1111/ajt.16103. [PMID] 32506577.
2020
Time of day does not influence outcomes in acute type A aortic dissection: Results from the IRAD.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 35(12):3467-3473 [DOI] 10.1111/jocs.15017. [PMID] 32939836.
2020
Transcatheter aortic valve replacement 24 years after cardiac transplantation.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 35(3):710-712 [DOI] 10.1111/jocs.14438. [PMID] 31971286.
2020
Unplanned 30-Day Readmission after Coronary Artery Bypass in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction.
Cardiovascular revascularization medicine : including molecular interventions. 21(4):518-521 [DOI] 10.1016/j.carrev.2019.08.005. [PMID] 31434634.
2020
Use of Impella Support in Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement for a Patient With Severe Aortic Stenosis and Significantly Reduced Ejection Fraction.
Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia. 34(3):744-746 [DOI] 10.1053/j.jvca.2019.09.025. [PMID] 31635982.
2020
Utilizing the index for mortality prediction after cardiac transplantation risk score to predict hospital resource consumption.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 35(4):854-859 [DOI] 10.1111/jocs.14486. [PMID] 32115823.
2019
Bicuspid aortic valve repair: systematic review on long-term outcomes.
Annals of cardiothoracic surgery. 8(3):302-312 [DOI] 10.21037/acs.2019.05.08. [PMID] 31240174.
2019
Even redo ascending aorta replacement has low mortality in elective setting.
The Journal of cardiovascular surgery. 60(1):150-152 [DOI] 10.23736/S0021-9509.18.10230-8. [PMID] 29786407.
2019
Impact of Valve Size on Prosthesis-Patient Mismatch and Aortic Valve Gradient After Transcatheter versus Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement.
Innovations (Philadelphia, Pa.). 14(3):243-250 [DOI] 10.1177/1556984519838706. [PMID] 31074313.
2019
Implications of secondary aortic intervention after thoracic endovascular aortic repair for acute and chronic type B dissection.
Journal of vascular surgery. 69(5):1367-1378 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2018.07.080. [PMID] 30553732.
2019
Neurologic Outcomes in Aortic Arch Repair With Frozen Elephant Trunk Versus 2-Stage Hybrid Repair.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 107(6):1775-1781 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.11.042. [PMID] 30578777.
2019
Outcomes of Direct Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Without Balloon Aortic Valvuloplasty Using a New Generation Valve.
Cardiovascular revascularization medicine : including molecular interventions. 20(12):1100-1104 [DOI] 10.1016/j.carrev.2019.01.020. [PMID] 30826204.
2019
The Florida Sleeve Procedure Is Durable and Improves Aortic Valve Function.
Aorta (Stamford, Conn.). 7(2):49-55 [DOI] 10.1055/s-0039-1687854. [PMID] 31529428.
2019
Trans-carotid endovascular repair of ascending aortic pseudoaneurysms.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 34(1):28-30 [DOI] 10.1111/jocs.13984. [PMID] 30625255.
2018
Cardiac and Vascular Surgery-Associated Acute Kidney Injury: The 20th International Consensus Conference of the ADQI (Acute Disease Quality Initiative) Group.
Journal of the American Heart Association. 7(11) [DOI] 10.1161/JAHA.118.008834. [PMID] 29858368.
2018
Early and midterm outcomes of transcatheter aortic valve replacement in patients with bicuspid aortic valves.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 33(9):489-496 [DOI] 10.1111/jocs.13775. [PMID] 30058259.
2018
Effects of socioeconomic status on clinical outcomes with ventricular assist devices.
Clinical cardiology. 41(11):1463-1467 [DOI] 10.1002/clc.23070. [PMID] 30225924.
2018
Impact of Foley Catheter Placement by Medical Students on Rates of Postoperative Urinary Tract Infection.
Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 227(5):496-501 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2018.08.182. [PMID] 30145285.
2018
Management of thoracic aortic graft infections.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 33(10):658-665 [DOI] 10.1111/jocs.13792. [PMID] 30178475.
2018
Programmatic Changes to Reduce Mortality and Morbidity in Humanitarian Congenital Cardiac Surgery.
World journal for pediatric & congenital heart surgery. 9(1):47-53 [DOI] 10.1177/2150135117737686. [PMID] 29310562.
2018
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: Efficiency and Safety Improvements With Progressive Experience and Improved Technology.
Innovations (Philadelphia, Pa.). 13(2):120-124 [DOI] 10.1097/IMI.0000000000000480. [PMID] 29668502.
2018
Tricuspid valve endocarditis in the era of the opioid epidemic.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 33(5):260-264 [DOI] 10.1111/jocs.13600. [PMID] 29663522.
2017
Achieving safe and expeditious distal limb perfusion in femoral venoarterial extracorporeal life support.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 153(2):371-372 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2016.10.001. [PMID] 28104195.
2017
Concomitant antegrade stent grafting of the descending thoracic aorta during transverse hemiarch reconstruction for acute DeBakey I aortic dissection repair improves aortic remodeling.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 32(9):581-592 [DOI] 10.1111/jocs.13192. [PMID] 28795434.
2017
Extension of a Stanford type A aortic dissection into the feeding vessel of a pulmonary sequestration.
European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 52(2) [DOI] 10.1093/ejcts/ezx059. [PMID] 28329296.
2017
Florida Sleeve Procedure Is Durable and Improves Aortic Valve Function in Marfan Syndrome Patients.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 104(3):834-839 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.01.044. [PMID] 28410640.
2017
Mechanical Circulatory Support as Bridge to Transplantation for the Failing Single Ventricle.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 103(1):193-197 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.05.015. [PMID] 27424467.
2017
Outcomes of Antegrade Stent Graft Deployment During Hybrid Aortic Arch Repair.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 104(2):538-544 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.11.087. [PMID] 28395872.
2017
Outcomes of Elective Aortic Hemiarch Reconstruction for Aneurysmal Disease in the Elderly.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 104(5):1522-1530 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.03.067. [PMID] 28648536.
2017
Patient selection and device development are crucial for thoracic endovascular aortic repair in type A aortic dissection.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 154(4):1221-1222 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.04.038. [PMID] 28918919.
2017
The future is now: An endovascular option for type A aortic dissection.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 153(2):S12-S13 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2016.08.034. [PMID] 27649996.
2016
Can the Streamliner multilayer flow modulator really streamline the solution to complex arch and thoracoabdominal aortic pathology?
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 152(5):1319-1320 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2016.07.008. [PMID] 27476031.
2016
Endovascular approaches to the ascending aorta are right around the corner.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 152(1):285-6 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2016.03.024. [PMID] 27056761.
2016
Hybrid aortic arch repair: The ultimate solution or a stop along the way to a total endovascular arch reconstruction?
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 152(1):169-70 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2016.03.064. [PMID] 27343911.
2016
Individualized Performance Feedback to Surgical Residents Improves Appropriate Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis Prescription and Reduces Potentially Preventable VTE: A Prospective Cohort Study.
Annals of surgery. 264(6):1181-1187 [PMID] 26649586.
2016
The Impact of Deep Versus Moderate Hypothermia on Postoperative Kidney Function After Elective Aortic Hemiarch Repair.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 102(4):1313-21 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.04.007. [PMID] 27318775.
2015
Assessment of Thoracic Endografting Operative Mortality Risk Score: Development and Validation in 2,000 Patients.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 100(3):860-7 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.01.040. [PMID] 26219690.
2015
Cohort comparison of thoracic endovascular aortic repair with open thoracic aortic repair using modern end-organ preservation strategies.
Annals of vascular surgery. 29(5):882-90 [DOI] 10.1016/j.avsg.2015.01.007. [PMID] 25757992.
2015
National Healthcare Delivery Systems Influence Lung Transplant Outcomes for Cystic Fibrosis.
American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons. 15(7):1948-57 [DOI] 10.1111/ajt.13226. [PMID] 25809545.
2015
Significant differences between vascular and nonvascular surgeons in the perioperative management of antiplatelet therapies in patients with coronary stents.
Annals of vascular surgery. 29(3):526-33.e2 [DOI] 10.1016/j.avsg.2014.09.031. [PMID] 25476748.
2014
Brain injury in canine models of cardiac surgery.
Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology. 73(12):1134-43 [DOI] 10.1097/NEN.0000000000000134. [PMID] 25383634.
2014
General and acute care surgical procedures in patients with left ventricular assist devices.
World journal of surgery. 38(4):765-73 [DOI] 10.1007/s00268-013-2403-0. [PMID] 24357244.
2014
Increased exposure improves recruitment: early results of a program designed to attract medical students into surgical careers.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 97(6):2111-4; discussion 2114 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.02.029. [PMID] 24725839.
2014
Influence of gender on outcomes after thoracic endovascular aneurysm repair.
Journal of vascular surgery. 59(1):45-51 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2013.06.058. [PMID] 23896176.
2014
Readmissions after complex aneurysm repair are frequent, costly, and primarily at nonindex hospitals.
Journal of vascular surgery. 60(6):1429-37 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2014.08.092. [PMID] 25316154.
2014
Results of adjunctive spinal drainage and/or left subclavian artery bypass in thoracic endovascular aortic repair.
Annals of vascular surgery. 28(1):65-73 [DOI] 10.1016/j.avsg.2013.06.011. [PMID] 24183455.
2013
A physiologic and biochemical profile of clinically rejected lungs on a normothermic ex vivo lung perfusion platform.
The Journal of surgical research. 183(1):75-83 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2012.11.012. [PMID] 23218735.
2013
Blood pressure excursions below the cerebral autoregulation threshold during cardiac surgery are associated with acute kidney injury.
Critical care medicine. 41(2):464-71 [DOI] 10.1097/CCM.0b013e31826ab3a1. [PMID] 23263580.
2013
Disclosure of physician-specific behavior improves blood utilization protocol adherence in cardiac surgery.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 96(6):2168-74 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2013.06.080. [PMID] 24035308.
2013
Donor-recipient size matching and survival after lung transplantation. A cohort study.
Annals of the American Thoracic Society. 10(5):418-25 [DOI] 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201301-008OC. [PMID] 23988005.
2013
Lung size mismatch and survival after single and bilateral lung transplantation.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 96(2):457-63 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2013.04.064. [PMID] 23809729.
2013
The effect of lung-size mismatch on mechanical ventilation tidal volumes after bilateral lung transplantation.
Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery. 16(3):275-81 [DOI] 10.1093/icvts/ivs493. [PMID] 23243035.
2013
The role of head computed tomography imaging in the evaluation of postoperative neurologic deficits in cardiac surgery patients.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 95(2):548-54 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2012.11.006. [PMID] 23218967.
2013
Valve surgery for infective endocarditis is associated with high hospital charges.
The Journal of heart valve disease. 22(1):110-7 [PMID] 23610998.
2012
A novel method of measuring cardiac preservation injury demonstrates University of Wisconsin solution is associated with less ischemic necrosis than Celsior in early cardiac allograft biopsy specimens.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 31(4):410-8 [DOI] 10.1016/j.healun.2011.11.023. [PMID] 22209353.
2012
Acute kidney injury increases mortality after lung transplantation.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 94(1):185-92 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2011.11.032. [PMID] 22325467.
2012
Adult-derived Index for Mortality Prediction After Cardiac Transplantation (IMPACT) risk score predicts short-term mortality after pediatric heart transplantation.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 93(4):1228-34; discussion 1234 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2011.12.055. [PMID] 22385820.
2012
Contemporary etiologies, risk factors, and outcomes after pericardiectomy.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 94(2):445-51 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2012.03.079. [PMID] 22621875.
2012
Endovascular procedures in patients with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome: a review of clinical outcomes and iatrogenic complications.
Annals of vascular surgery. 26(1):25-33 [DOI] 10.1016/j.avsg.2011.05.028. [PMID] 21945330.
2012
Hydrogen sulfide decreases reactive oxygen in a model of lung transplantation.
The Journal of surgical research. 178(1):494-501 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2012.02.065. [PMID] 22464394.
2012
Identifying recipients at high risk for graft failure after heart retransplantation.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 93(3):712-6 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2011.10.065. [PMID] 22226492.
2012
Inhaled hydrogen sulfide improves graft function in an experimental model of lung transplantation.
The Journal of surgical research. 178(2):593-600 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2012.06.037. [PMID] 22771242.
2012
Institutional volume and the effect of recipient risk on short-term mortality after orthotopic heart transplant.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 143(1):157-67, 167.e1 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2011.09.040. [PMID] 22172752.
2012
Insurance and education predict long-term survival after orthotopic heart transplantation in the United States.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 31(1):52-60 [DOI] 10.1016/j.healun.2011.07.019. [PMID] 21959122.
2012
Portal venous air resulting in pneumocardia: a rare presentation of intestinal ischemia.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 93(1) [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2011.08.083. [PMID] 22186483.
2012
Preoperative recipient cytokine levels are associated with early lung allograft dysfunction.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 93(6):1843-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2012.02.041. [PMID] 22503850.
2012
Risk factors for early death in patients bridged to transplant with continuous-flow left ventricular assist devices.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 93(5):1549-54; discussion 1555 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2012.01.059. [PMID] 22429670.
2012
Should patients 60 years and older undergo bridge to transplantation with continuous-flow left ventricular assist devices?
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 94(6):2017-24 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2012.06.009. [PMID] 22858277.
2012
Successful repair of an atrioesophageal fistula after catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 93(1):313-5 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2011.05.050. [PMID] 22186458.
2012
Surgical repair of ventricular septal defect after myocardial infarction: outcomes from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons National Database.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 94(2):436-43; discussion 443 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2012.04.020. [PMID] 22626761.
2012
The effect of lung size mismatch on complications and resource utilization after bilateral lung transplantation.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 31(5):492-500 [DOI] 10.1016/j.healun.2011.12.009. [PMID] 22325691.
2012
The spectrum of complications following left ventricular assist device placement.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 27(5):630-8 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1540-8191.2012.01504.x. [PMID] 22978843.
2012
Vascular complications of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome: CT findings.
AJR. American journal of roentgenology. 198(2):482-7 [DOI] 10.2214/AJR.11.6603. [PMID] 22268198.
2012
What predicts long-term survival after heart transplantation? An analysis of 9,400 ten-year survivors.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 93(3):699-704 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2011.09.037. [PMID] 22226494.
2011
Allograft cardiectomy and biventricular assist device placement as a salvage maneuver in a heart transplant recipient.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 26(1):114-6 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1540-8191.2010.01173.x. [PMID] 21235630.
2011
Association of operative time of day with outcomes after thoracic organ transplant.
JAMA. 305(21):2193-9 [DOI] 10.1001/jama.2011.726. [PMID] 21632483.
2011
Bleeding complications and blood product utilization with left ventricular assist device implantation.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 91(3):740-7; discussion 747 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2010.11.007. [PMID] 21352991.
2011
Comparative analysis of hospital costs of open and endovascular thoracic aortic repair.
Vascular and endovascular surgery. 45(1):39-45 [DOI] 10.1177/1538574410380471. [PMID] 20829240.
2011
Creation of a quantitative recipient risk index for mortality prediction after cardiac transplantation (IMPACT).
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 92(3):914-21; discussion 921 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2011.04.030. [PMID] 21871277.
2011
Early blood biomarkers predict organ injury and resource utilization following complex cardiac surgery.
The Journal of surgical research. 168(2):168-72 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2009.09.023. [PMID] 20031165.
2011
Effect of sensitization in US heart transplant recipients bridged with a ventricular assist device: update in a modern cohort.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 142(5):1236-45, 1245.e1 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2011.07.019. [PMID] 21839482.
2011
Impact of the lung allocation score on resource utilization after lung transplantation in the United States.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 30(1):14-21 [DOI] 10.1016/j.healun.2010.06.018. [PMID] 20869886.
2011
Infectious complications after pulsatile-flow and continuous-flow left ventricular assist device implantation.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 30(2):164-74 [DOI] 10.1016/j.healun.2010.08.003. [PMID] 20888258.
2011
Insurance status is an independent predictor of long-term survival after lung transplantation in the United States.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 30(1):45-53 [DOI] 10.1016/j.healun.2010.07.003. [PMID] 20869264.
2011
Lung transplant in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
Archives of surgery (Chicago, Ill. : 1960). 146(10):1204-9 [DOI] 10.1001/archsurg.2011.239. [PMID] 22006881.
2011
Marital status improves survival after orthotopic heart transplantation.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 30(12):1389-94 [DOI] 10.1016/j.healun.2011.07.020. [PMID] 21907593.
2011
Organ storage with University of Wisconsin solution is associated with improved outcomes after orthotopic heart transplantation.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 30(9):1033-43 [DOI] 10.1016/j.healun.2011.05.005. [PMID] 21683620.
2011
Pulmonary resection for isolated pancreatic adenocarcinoma metastasis: an analysis of outcomes and survival.
Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract. 15(9):1611-7 [DOI] 10.1007/s11605-011-1605-8. [PMID] 21725701.
2011
Serum levels of neuron-specific ubiquitin carboxyl-terminal esterase-L1 predict brain injury in a canine model of hypothermic circulatory arrest.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 142(4):902-910.e1 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2011.06.027. [PMID] 21924148.
2011
Severe acute kidney injury according to the RIFLE (risk, injury, failure, loss, end stage) criteria affects mortality in lung transplantation.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 30(10):1161-8 [DOI] 10.1016/j.healun.2011.04.013. [PMID] 21620737.
2011
Society of Thoracic Surgeons Risk Score predicts hospital charges and resource use after aortic valve replacement.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 142(3):650-5 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2011.02.038. [PMID] 21497834.
2011
Surgical treatment of advanced heart failure: alternatives to heart transplantation and mechanical circulatory assist devices.
Progress in cardiovascular diseases. 54(2):115-31 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pcad.2011.04.001. [PMID] 21875511.
2011
The impact of volume reduction on early and long-term outcomes in surgical ventricular restoration for severe heart failure.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 91(1):104-11; discussion 111 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2010.09.059. [PMID] 21172496.
2011
Valve-sparing aortic root replacement in children: intermediate-term results.
Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery. 12(3):415-9, discussion 419 [DOI] 10.1510/icvts.2010.255596. [PMID] 21118834.
2011
Valve-sparing aortic root replacement in Loeys-Dietz syndrome.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 92(2):556-60; discussion 560 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2011.04.003. [PMID] 21801912.
2010
Acute cholecystitis preceding mycotic aortic pseudoaneurysm in a heart transplant recipient.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 25(6):749-51 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1540-8191.2010.01138.x. [PMID] 21044152.
2010
Arterial pressure gradient of upper extremity arteriovenous access steal syndrome: treatment implications.
Vascular and endovascular surgery. 44(8):650-3 [DOI] 10.1177/1538574410376450. [PMID] 20675320.
2010
Contemporary management of vascular complications associated with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome.
Journal of vascular surgery. 51(1):131-8; discussion 138 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2009.08.019. [PMID] 19879095.
2010
Hawley H. Seiler Resident Award. Transcriptional profile of brain injury in hypothermic circulatory arrest and cardiopulmonary bypass.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 89(6):1965-71 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2010.02.051. [PMID] 20494057.
2010
Low potassium dextran is superior to University of Wisconsin solution in high-risk lung transplant recipients.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 29(12):1380-7 [DOI] 10.1016/j.healun.2010.05.031. [PMID] 20634098.
2010
The impact of race on survival after heart transplantation: an analysis of more than 20,000 patients.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 89(6):1956-63; discussion 1963 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2010.02.093. [PMID] 20494056.
2010
The impact of recipient body mass index on survival after lung transplantation.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 29(9):1026-33 [DOI] 10.1016/j.healun.2010.05.005. [PMID] 20558085.
2010
Venous duplex scanning for suspected deep vein thrombosis: results before and after elimination of after-hours studies.
Vascular and endovascular surgery. 44(5):329-33 [DOI] 10.1177/1538574410365731. [PMID] 20484080.
2009
Idiopathic pulmonary artery aneurysm treated with surgical correction and concomitant coronary artery bypass grafting.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 88(1):273-5 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2008.11.037. [PMID] 19559243.
2008
Nesiritide following maze and mitral valve surgery.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 23(5):431-6 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1540-8191.2007.00552.x. [PMID] 18928481.
2007
Inhaled amyl nitrite effectively reverses acute catastrophic thromboxane-mediated pulmonary hypertension in pigs.
Annals of cardiac anaesthesia. 10(2):113-20 [PMID] 17644883.
2007
RIFLE criteria for acute kidney injury in aortic arch surgery.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 134(6):1554-60; discussion 1560 [PMID] 18023682.

Grants

Mar 2021 – Mar 2023
Preservation of spinal cord tissue resulting from Ischemia following Aortic Surgery: creation of a clinically relevant rodent model and testing of a novel oxygen release therapeutic
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: UF FOUNDATION
Mar 2021 – Mar 2023
Preservation of spinal cord tissue resulting from Ischemia following Aortic Surgery: creation of a clinically relevant rodent model and testing of a novel oxygen release therapeutic
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: UF FOUNDATION
Aug 2020 – Aug 2022
DRPD-ROF2020: Reversible thiol oxidation and antioxidant treatment of cardiac and diaphragm contractile dysfunction in patients with end-stage heart failure
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: UF RESEARCH

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