Recent Research Publications

Walker JL, Wiersch J, Benson C, Young H, Dearmond D, Johnson S. The successful use of cardiopulmonary support for a transected bronchus. Perfusion 2011 Oct 17.

Andersen, N, Pal, D.D., Lodge, A.J., Atrial septal defect repair by inversion of juxtaposed left atrial appendage, Cardiology in the Young, June 2011

Kasi PM, Dearmond DT. Birt-hogg-dubé syndrome: answering questions raised by a case report published in 1962Case Rep Oncol 2011 May;4(2):363-366.

Holler B, Forgione DA, Baisden CE, Abramson DA, Calhoon JH. Interactive Financial Decision Support for Clinical Research Trials. J Health Care Finance 2011, Apr;37(3):25-37.

Woodward CS, Son MG, Calhoon JH, Michalek JE, Husain SA. Sternal wound infections in pediatric congenital cardiac surgery: a survey of incidence and preventative practice. Annals of Thoracic Surgery 2011, Mar,91:799-804 Reddy VS, Calhoon JH. Cardiothoracic Surgery Education: The Ideal Platform for Tomorrow’s Surgeon, Texas Heart Institute Journal 2010, Nov;37(6):656-657

Rai VK, Malireddy K, Dearmond D, Myers J, Dent DL. Traumatic pseudoaneurism of the pulmonary artery Journal of Trauma 2010 Sep;69(3):730

DeArmond DT, Cline AM, Johnson SB. Anastomotic leak detection by electrolyte electrical resistance. Journal of Investigative Surgery. 2010 Aug;23(4):197-203.

Propper BW, Gifford SM, Calhoon JH, McNeil JD. Wartime thoracic injury: perspectives in modern warfare. Ann Thorac Surg 2010 Apr;89(4):1032-1035.

Fann JI, Calhoon JH, Carpenter AJ, Merrill WH, Brown JW, Poston RS, Kalani M, Murray GF, Hicks GL,Feins RH. Simulation in coronary artery anastomosis early in cardiothoracic surgical residency training: the Boot Camp experience. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2010 May;139(5):1275-1281.

Van Natta TL, Parekh KR, Dearmond DT, Iannettoni MD. Damage control: cavoatrial anastomosis during a catastrophic right intrapericardial pneumonectomy. Tex Heart Inst J 2010 Jan;37(5):587-590.

Argenziano M, Skipper E, Heimansohn D, Letsou GV, Woo YJ, Kron I, Alexander J, Cleveland J, Kong B, Davidson M, Vassiliades T, Krieger K, Sako E, Tibi P, Galloway A, Foster E, Feldman T, Glower D, Sako EY. Surgical revision after percutaneous mitral repair with the MitraClip deviceAnn Thorac Surg 2010 Jan;89(1):72-80.

Salazar JD, Coleman, RD, Griffith, S, McNeil JD, Young, H, Calhoon JH, Serrano, F, DiGeronimo R. Brain preservation with selective cerebral perfusion for operations requiring circulatory arrest: protection at 25C is similar to 18C with shorter operating times Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2009 Sep;36(3):524-531.

Salazar, JD, Coleman RD, Griffith S, McNeil JD, Steigelman M, Young H, Hensler B, Dixon P, Calhoon JH, Serrano F, DiGeronoimo R. Selective cerebral perfusion: real-time evidence of brain oxygen and energy metabolism preservation. Ann Thorac Surg 2009 Jul;88(1):162-169.

BARI 2D Study Group, Frye RL, August P, Brooks MM, Hardison RM, Kelsey SF, MacGregor JM, Orchard TJ, Chaitman BR, Genuth SM, Goldberg SH, Hlatky MA, Jones TL, Molitch ME, Nesto RW, Sako EY, Sobel BE. A randomized trial of therapies for type 2 diabetes and coronary artery disease. N Engl J Med. 2009 Jun 11;360(24):2503-15. Epub 2009 Jun 7.

Reddy VS, Harskamp RE, van Ginkel MW, Calhoon JH, Baisden CE, Kim IS, Valente AJ, Chandrasekar B. Interleukin-18 stimulates fibronectin expression in primary human cardiac fibroblasts via PI3K-Akt-dependent NF-kappaB activation. J Cell Physiol 2008 Jun;215(3):697-707.

DeArmond DT, Mahtabifard A, Fuller CB, McKenna RJ Jr. Photodynamic therapy followed by thoracoscopic sleeve lobectomy for locally advanced lung cancer. Ann Thorac Surg 2008 May: 85(5):24-26

Bayer J, Das NA, Baisden CE, Rani M, DeArmond DT, Peters JI, et al. Effect of inhaled tacrolimus on ischemia reperfusion injury in rat lung transplant model. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Nov;146(5):1213–1219; discussion 1219.

Poynter JA, Eghtesady P, McCrindle BW, Walters HL, Kirshbom PM, Blackstone EH, et al. Association of pulmonary conduit type and size with durability in infants and young children. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Nov;96(5):1695–1701; discussion 1701–1702.

Sako EY, Brooks MM, Hardison RM, Schaff H, Frye RL. Coronary artery bypass in patients with type 2 diabetes: Experience from the Bypass Angioplasty Revascularization Investigation 2 Diabetes trial. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Jan 2;

Writing Committee Members, American College of Cardiology, American Association for Thoracic Surgery, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions Foundation, Society of Thoracic Surgeons. Transcatheter therapies for mitral regurgitation: a professional society overview from the American College of Cardiology, the American Association for Thoracic Surgery, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions Foundation, and The Society of Thoracic Surgeons. Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Mar;97(3):1103–15.

O’Gara PT, Calhoon JH, Moon MR, Tommaso CL. Transcatheter therapies for mitral regurgitation: a professional society overview from the American College of Cardiology, the American Association for Thoracic Surgery, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions Foundation, and the Society of Thoracic Surgeons. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Mar 4;63(8):840–52.

Brooks MM, Chaitman BR, Nesto RW, Hardison RM, Feit F, Gersh BJ, et al. Clinical and angiographic risk stratification and differential impact on treatment outcomes in the Bypass Angioplasty Revascularization Investigation 2 Diabetes (BARI 2D) trial. Circulation. 2012 Oct 23;126(17):2115–24.

DeArmond D, Carpenter AJ, Calhoon JH. Critical primary survey injuries. Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2008;20(1):6–7.

Calhoon JH. Management of thoracic trauma. Introduction. Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2008;20(1):1.

Lebastchi AH, Tackett JJ, Argenziano M, Calhoon JH, Gasparri MG, Halkos ME, et al. First nationwide survey of US integrated 6-year cardiothoracic surgical residency program directors. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Aug;148(2):408–415.e1.

Holmes DR, Mack MJ, Kaul S, Agnihotri A, Alexander KP, Bailey SR, et al. 2012 ACCF/AATS/SCAI/STS expert consensus document on transcatheter aortic valve replacement. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2012 Mar 27;59(13):1200–54.

Calhoon J, Angel LF, Martinez D, Johnson SB. Invited commentary. Ann Thorac Surg. 2005 Jun;79(6):1878.

Johnson SB. Esophageal trauma. Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2008;20(1):46–51.

Undar A, Helfrich CM, Johnson SB, Calhoon JH. Temperature during cardiopulmonary bypass for coronary artery operations does not influence postoperative cognitive function: a prospective, randomized trial. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1998 Feb;115(2):482–4.

Johnson SB. Tracheobronchial injury. Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2008;20(1):52–7.

Watts AB, Cline AM, Saad AR, Johnson SB, Peters JI, Williams RO. Characterization and pharmacokinetic analysis of tacrolimus dispersion for nebulization in a lung transplanted rodent model. Int J Pharm. 2010 Jan 15;384(1-2):46–52.

Venkatesan B, Valente AJ, Das NA, Carpenter AJ, Yoshida T, Delafontaine J-L, et al. CIKS (Act1 or TRAF3IP2) mediates high glucose-induced endothelial dysfunction. Cell Signal. 2013 Jan;25(1):359–71.

Rosenberg Y, Myatt JP, Feldman M, Carpenter AJ, Bauch T, Restrepo CS, et al. Down to the wire: tricuspid stenosis in the setting of multiple pacing leads. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol PACE. 2010 May;33(5):e49–52.

Atkins BZ, Danielson DS, Fitzpatrick CM, Dixon P, Petersen RP, Carpenter AJ. Modified ultrafiltration attenuates pulmonary-derived inflammatory mediators in response to cardiopulmonary bypass. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2010 Nov;11(5):599–603.

Carpenter AJ, Yang SC, Uhlig PN, Colson YL. Envisioning simulation in the future of thoracic surgical education. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2008 Mar;135(3):477–84.

Vaporciyan AA, Reed CE, Erikson C, Dill MJ, Carpenter AJ, Guleserian KJ, et al. Factors affecting interest in cardiothoracic surgery: Survey of North American general surgery residents. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009 May;137(5):1054–62.

Carpenter AJ. Invited commentary. Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Jan;93(1):25.

Carpenter AJ. Invited commentary. Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Jan;93(1):25.

Reed CE, Vaporciyan AA, Erikson C, Dill MJ, Carpenter AJ, Guleserian KJ, et al. Factors dominating choice of surgical specialty. J Am Coll Surg. 2010 Mar;210(3):319–24.

Vaporciyan AA, Reed CE, Erikson C, Dill MJ, Carpenter AJ, Guleserian KJ, et al. Factors affecting interest in cardiothoracic surgery: survey of North American general surgery residents. Ann Thorac Surg. 2009 May;87(5):1351–9.

Carpenter AJ. Diagnostic techniques in thoracic trauma. Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2008;20(1):2–5.

Fann JI, Calhoon JH, Carpenter AJ, Merrill WH, Brown JW, Poston RS, et al. Simulation in coronary artery anastomosis early in cardiothoracic surgical residency training: the Boot Camp experience. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010 May;139(5):1275–81.

Bastos R, Calhoon JH, Baisden CE. Flail chest and pulmonary contusion. Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2008;20(1):39–45.

Johnson SB, Allred AM, Cline AM, Angel LF, Sako EY, Baisden CE, et al. Cardiac procedures in lung transplant recipients do not increase mortality in selected patients. Ann Thorac Surg. 2006 Aug;82(2):460–463; discussion 463–464.