John G T Augoustides

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Publications

  1. pmc Current conduct of deep hypothermic circulatory arrest in China
    J G T Augoustides
    Cardiovascular and Thoracic Section, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    HSR Proc Intensive Care Cardiovasc Anesth 5:25-32. 2013
  2. pmc Major themes for 2010 in cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia
    H Riha
    Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Institute for Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Prague, Czech Republic
    HSR Proc Intensive Care Cardiovasc Anesth 3:33-43. 2011
  3. pmc Major themes for 2011 in cardiovascular anesthesia and intensive care
    H Riha
    Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Institute for Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Prague, Czech Republic
    HSR Proc Intensive Care Cardiovasc Anesth 4:31-9. 2012
  4. pmc Major themes for 2009 in cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia
    J Fassl
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Basel Switzerland
    HSR Proc Intensive Care Cardiovasc Anesth 2:81-91. 2010
  5. pmc Major themes for 2012 in cardiovascular anesthesia and intensive care
    H Riha
    Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Institute for Clinical and Experimental Medicine Prague, Czech Republic
    HSR Proc Intensive Care Cardiovasc Anesth 5:9-16. 2013
  6. doi request reprint The complications of uncomplicated acute type-B dissection: the introduction of the Penn classification
    John G T Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 26:1139-44. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint The inflammatory response to cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass: should steroid prophylaxis be routine?
    John G T Augoustides
    Cardiovascular and Thoracic Section, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 26:952-8. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Breakthroughs in anticoagulation: advent of the oral direct factor Xa inhibitors
    John G T Augoustides
    Cardiovascular and Thoracic Section, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 26:740-5. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Advances in the management of carotid artery disease: focus on recent evidence and guidelines
    John G T Augoustides
    Cardiovascular and Thoracic Section, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 26:166-71. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic collapse during pulmonary embolectomy due to loss of venous return from acute occlusion of the cardiopulmonary venous cannula with thromboembolus
    John G T Augoustides
    Cardiothoracic Section, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Dulles 680, HUP, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 7:661-2. 2008

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  1. pmc Current conduct of deep hypothermic circulatory arrest in China
    J G T Augoustides
    Cardiovascular and Thoracic Section, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    HSR Proc Intensive Care Cardiovasc Anesth 5:25-32. 2013
    ..The hypothesis of this study was that the current practice of adult deep hypothermic circulatory arrest in China has significant variations that might offer therapeutic opportunities for reduction of procedural risk...
  2. pmc Major themes for 2010 in cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia
    H Riha
    Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Institute for Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Prague, Czech Republic
    HSR Proc Intensive Care Cardiovasc Anesth 3:33-43. 2011
    ..Recent reports have highlighted the priorities for future perioperative trials and for training models in pediatric cardiac anesthesia...
  3. pmc Major themes for 2011 in cardiovascular anesthesia and intensive care
    H Riha
    Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Institute for Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Prague, Czech Republic
    HSR Proc Intensive Care Cardiovasc Anesth 4:31-9. 2012
    ..This essential paradigm shift represents a major clinical opportunity for the global cardiovascular anesthesia and critical care community...
  4. pmc Major themes for 2009 in cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia
    J Fassl
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Basel Switzerland
    HSR Proc Intensive Care Cardiovasc Anesth 2:81-91. 2010
    ..The past year has witnessed the advent of a new clinical venue, new devices, and new drugs. The coming year will most likely advance these achievements...
  5. pmc Major themes for 2012 in cardiovascular anesthesia and intensive care
    H Riha
    Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Institute for Clinical and Experimental Medicine Prague, Czech Republic
    HSR Proc Intensive Care Cardiovasc Anesth 5:9-16. 2013
    ..Further integration of hybrid endovascular techniques may allow future aortic arch repair without hypothermia or circulatory arrest. These advances will likely further improve patient outcomes...
  6. doi request reprint The complications of uncomplicated acute type-B dissection: the introduction of the Penn classification
    John G T Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 26:1139-44. 2012
    ..It also may provide a common language to facilitate standardized definitions, trial design, and management approaches for this high-risk patient cohort...
  7. ncbi request reprint The inflammatory response to cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass: should steroid prophylaxis be routine?
    John G T Augoustides
    Cardiovascular and Thoracic Section, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 26:952-8. 2012
    ..It is likely that similar multicenter trials in pediatric CPB will be launched in the near future...
  8. doi request reprint Breakthroughs in anticoagulation: advent of the oral direct factor Xa inhibitors
    John G T Augoustides
    Cardiovascular and Thoracic Section, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 26:740-5. 2012
    ..Although the xabans have ushered in a new paradigm for clinical anticoagulation, further clinical trials are indicated to refine their clinical indications even further, such as anticoagulation for patients with mechanical heart valves...
  9. doi request reprint Advances in the management of carotid artery disease: focus on recent evidence and guidelines
    John G T Augoustides
    Cardiovascular and Thoracic Section, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 26:166-71. 2012
    ..The timing and choice of carotid revascularization technique ultimately depends on multiple clinical factors...
  10. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic collapse during pulmonary embolectomy due to loss of venous return from acute occlusion of the cardiopulmonary venous cannula with thromboembolus
    John G T Augoustides
    Cardiothoracic Section, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Dulles 680, HUP, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 7:661-2. 2008
    ..The hemodynamic collapse was due to complete loss of venous return due to thromboembolic occlusion of the atrial cannula. The diagnosis was made during focused intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography...
  11. doi request reprint Surgical management of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm associated with systemic lupus erythematosus
    John G T Augoustides
    Cardiothoracic Section, Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:215-6. 2008
  12. doi request reprint Unmasked diabetes insipidus after pericardial drainage and biopsy for pericardial effusion in association with Erdheim-Chester disease
    John G T Augoustides
    Cardiothoracic Section, Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, 19104 4283, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:217-8. 2008
  13. doi request reprint Early tracheal extubation in adults undergoing single-lung transplantation for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: pilot evaluation of perioperative outcome
    John G Augoustides
    Anesthesiology and Critical Care, 680 Dulles Building, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 7:755-8. 2008
    ..Future studies should be powered to examine whether ETE reduces native lung complications such as hyperinflation, pneumonia and pneumothorax...
  14. doi request reprint Assessment of intracardiac shunts
    John G T Augoustides
    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4283, USA
    Int Anesthesiol Clin 46:83-103. 2008
  15. ncbi request reprint Direct innominate artery cannulation in acute type a dissection and severe thoracic aortic atheroma
    John G T Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 21:727-9. 2007
  16. ncbi request reprint Fatal intraoperative thrombosis in contemporary adult thoracic aortic surgery requiring deep hypothermic circulatory arrest: observations from the literature, 1993-2006
    John G T Augoustides
    Cardiothoracic Section, Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:1069-70. 2007
  17. ncbi request reprint Fatal thrombosis in complex cardiac surgery without deep hypothermic circulatory arrest in the setting of standard-of-care heparinization: Status quo and directions for further research
    John G T Augoustides
    Cardiothoracic Section, Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Hospital of the University of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:1053-4. 2007
  18. doi request reprint Observational study of mortality risk stratification by ischemic presentation in patients with acute type A aortic dissection: the Penn classification
    John G T Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Section, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 6:140-6. 2009
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  19. doi request reprint The year in cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia: selected highlights from 2008
    John G T Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 23:1-7. 2009
    ..These 2008 themes represent a sampling of the total highlights for the year. Many of the advances not covered have been reviewed and discussed in the literature review sections of the Journal in 2008...
  20. doi request reprint Recent advances in perioperative medicine: highlights from the literature for the cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesiologist
    John G T Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Cardiothoracic Section, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 23:430-6. 2009
    ..Taken together, these recent advances will have significant influence on the future practice of cardiovascular and thoracic anesthesia as the ongoing search for perioperative outcome improvement achieves results...
  21. doi request reprint Advances in aortic valve repair: focus on functional approach, clinical outcomes, and central role of echocardiography
    John G T Augoustides
    Cardiovascular and Thoracic Section, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 24:1016-20. 2010
    ..The clinical applicability of AV repair continues to expand and likely will evolve into a mainstream surgical therapy for AR, including minimally invasive techniques...
  22. doi request reprint Integrating outcome benefit into anesthetic design: the promise of steroids and statins
    John G T Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 25:880-4. 2011
    ..As a result, they have been recommended highly for outcome enhancement in recent perioperative guidelines. Although they may improve survival in sepsis, further investigation is indicated to define their therapeutic role...
  23. doi request reprint Update in hematology: heparin-induced thrombocytopenia and bivalirudin
    John G T Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 25:371-5. 2011
    ....
  24. doi request reprint The year in cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia: selected highlights from 2010
    Michael Andritsos
    Department of Anesthesiology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 25:6-15. 2011
    ..A multidisciplinary review has highlighted the priorities for future perioperative trials in congenital heart disease. These pervasive developments likely will influence the future training models in pediatric cardiac anesthesia...
  25. doi request reprint Classification of acute type A dissection: focus on clinical presentation and extent
    John G T Augoustides
    Cardiothoracic and Vascular Section, Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Dulles 680, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 39:519-22. 2011
    ..We propose an integration of these three classifications of acute type A dissection as a framework for future advances in diagnosis, intervention and prognosis...
  26. doi request reprint Innovations in aortic disease: the ascending aorta and aortic arch
    John G T Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 24:198-207. 2010
    ..Endovascular arch repair is feasible and may soon be done off-pump. These described innovations have collectively ushered in a paradigm shift in diseases affecting the ascending aorta and aortic arch...
  27. doi request reprint Recent progress in heart failure treatment and heart transplantation
    John G T Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 23:738-48. 2009
    ..Psychosocial factors also continue to influence clinical outcome significantly. The future of heart failure treatment is bright with signs of active growth and progress in this vibrant subspecialty...
  28. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in aortic valve disease: highlights from a bicuspid aortic valve to transcatheter aortic valve replacement
    John G T Augoustides
    Cardiothoracic Section, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 23:569-76. 2009
    ..Transcatheter aortic valve replacement, whether transfemoral or transapical, has revolutionized aortic valve replacement; it remains a major theme in the specialty for 2009 and beyond...
  29. ncbi request reprint Successful surgical management of acute type A aortic dissection associated with Crohn disease
    John G T Augoustides
    Cardiothoracic Section, Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:1048-9. 2007
  30. ncbi request reprint An unusual cause of intraoperative confusion in the electrophysiology laboratory
    John Augoustides
    Departments of Anesthesiology and Cardiology, University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 16:351-3. 2002
  31. ncbi request reprint Pro: inhaled prostaglandin as a pulmonary vasodilator instead of nitric oxide
    John G Augoustides
    Cardiothoracic Section, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, PA 19104, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 19:400-2. 2005
  32. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic-directed decision-making in surgery for mitral valve endocarditis
    John G T Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesia, Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anesthesia and Intensive Care Section, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 19:646-9. 2005
  33. ncbi request reprint Rapid and rational echocardiographic-assisted management of cardiogenic shock after coronary artery bypass surgery
    John G Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesia, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 19:772-4. 2005
  34. ncbi request reprint Clinical predictors for prolonged intensive care unit stay in adults undergoing thoracic aortic surgery requiring deep hypothermic circulatory arrest
    John G Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesia, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 20:8-13. 2006
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Upper gastrointestinal injuries related to perioperative transesophageal echocardiography: index case, literature review, classification proposal, and call for a registry
    John G T Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, 19104 4283, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 20:379-84. 2006
  36. ncbi request reprint Renal dysfunction after thoracic aortic surgery requiring deep hypothermic circulatory arrest: definition, incidence, and clinical predictors
    John G T Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 20:673-7. 2006
    ..3 mg/dL for men and >1.0 mg/dL for women)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Difficult airway management after carotid endarterectomy: utility and limitations of the Laryngeal Mask Airway
    John G Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Clin Anesth 19:218-21. 2007
    ..In the second case, laryngeal mask airway rescue was unsuccessful, necessitating percutaneous transtracheal jet ventilation and subsequent endotracheal intubation with direct laryngoscopy...
  38. ncbi request reprint Con: Aprotinin should not be used in cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass
    John G T Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Section, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 21:302-4. 2007
  39. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled clinical trial of real-time needle-guided ultrasound for internal jugular venous cannulation in a large university anesthesia department
    John G Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesia, Cardiothoracic Section, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, PA 19104, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 19:310-5. 2005
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Inhaled prostacyclin for the management of pneumonia in a patient with cyanotic heart disease with superior cavo-pulmonary connection
    John G Augoustides
    Cardiothoracic Section, 680 Dulles, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    Ann Card Anaesth 10:51-3. 2007
  41. ncbi request reprint Current practice of internal jugular venous cannulation in a university anesthesia department: influence of operator experience on success of cannulation and arterial injury
    John G Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesia, Cardiothoracic Section, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 16:567-71. 2002
    ..To describe current cannulation of the internal jugular vein (CIJV) practice in a university anesthesia department...
  42. ncbi request reprint Clinical approach to agitation after electroconvulsive therapy: a case report and literature review
    John G Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Pennsylvania, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J ECT 18:213-7. 2002
    ..The clinical management of this challenging presentation is discussed, including both the anesthetic and psychiatric approaches...
  43. ncbi request reprint Vasopressin for hemodynamic rescue in catecholamine-resistant vasoplegic shock after resection of massive pheochromocytoma
    John G Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesia, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Anesthesiology 101:1022-4. 2004
  44. ncbi request reprint Analysis of the interatrial septum by transesophageal echocardiography in adult cardiac surgical patients: anatomic variants and correlation with patent foramen ovale
    John G Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesia, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 19:146-9. 2005
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Customized anesthetic preservation of ictal threshold in electroconvulsive therapy: role of adjunctive remifentanil with etomidate
    John G Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesia Cardiothoracic Section, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J ECT 21:128-31. 2005
    ..Anesthesiologists should be aware of factors influencing the seizure duration and, keeping in mind the coexisting medical conditions of the patient, adjustments should be made to get the best possible outcome...
  46. ncbi request reprint Major clinical outcomes in adults undergoing thoracic aortic surgery requiring deep hypothermic circulatory arrest: quantification of organ-based perioperative outcome and detection of opportunities for perioperative intervention
    John G Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesia, Cardiothoracic Section, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 19:446-52. 2005
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of patent foramen ovale with multiplane transesophageal echocardiography in adult cardiac surgical patients
    John G Augoustides
    Cardiothoracic Section, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 18:725-30. 2004
    ..To evaluate multiplane transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) for detection of patent foramen ovale (PFO) and to compare multiplane TEE with visual inspection (VI) for PFO detection...
  48. ncbi request reprint Color-flow Doppler recognition of intraoperative brachiocephalic malperfusion during operative repair of acute type a aortic dissection: utility of transcutaneous carotid artery ultrasound scanning
    John G T Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Section, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 21:81-4. 2007
  49. ncbi request reprint Atrial fibrillation after aortic arch repair requiring deep hypothermic circulatory arrest: incidence, clinical outcome, and clinical predictors
    John G T Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 21:388-92. 2007
    ....
  50. doi request reprint Advances in anticoagulation: focus on dabigatran, an oral direct thrombin inhibitor
    John G T Augoustides
    Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anesthesiology and Critical Care Section, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 25:1208-12. 2011
    ..Based on recent guidelines, regional anesthesia should be used cautiously in patients taking this novel oral thrombin inhibitor...
  51. ncbi request reprint Cardiopulmonary bypass for lung transplantation in cystic fibrosis: pilot evaluation of perioperative outcome
    Alberto Pochettino
    Department of Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 21:208-11. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) reduces the incidence of perioperative graft infection after lung transplantation in adults with cystic fibrosis (CF)...
  52. ncbi request reprint Perioperative conduction disturbances after transcatheter aortic valve replacement
    Kamrouz Ghadimi
    Cardiovascular and Thoracic Section, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 27:1414-20. 2013
    ..It remains to be seen how the next generation of TAVR prostheses will affect the incidence, risk factors, and clinical outcomes of associated conduction disturbances. ..
  53. doi request reprint The year in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia: selected highlights from 2011
    Prakash A Patel
    Cardiovascular and Thoracic Section, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 26:3-10. 2012
    ..The past year has witnessed major advances in cardiovascular practice with new drugs, new devices, and new guidelines. The coming year most likely will advance these achievements to enhance the care of patients...
  54. ncbi request reprint Clinical update in liver transplantation
    Elizabeth Valentine
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 27:809-15. 2013
    ..The specialty of LTX is likely to continue to flourish even more, given these pervasive advances. ..
  55. ncbi request reprint Emergency endovascular deployment of stent graft in the ascending aorta for contained rupture of innominate artery pseudoaneurysm in a pediatric patient
    Wilson Y Szeto
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:1872-5. 2006
    ..A pseudoaneurysm of the previously ligated innominate artery subsequently developed, and despite coil embolization, it continued to enlarge, which required emergency endovascular intervention...
  56. doi request reprint Progress in perioperative medicine: focus on statins
    Nina Singh
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 24:892-6. 2010
    ..Because there are multiple randomized trials currently in progress throughout perioperative medicine, it is very likely that the indications for statins will be expanded significantly...
  57. doi request reprint Challenges after the first decade of transcatheter aortic valve replacement: focus on vascular complications, stroke, and paravalvular leak
    Christopher Reidy
    Cardiothoracic and Vascular Section, Department of Anesthesiology, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 27:184-9. 2013
    ..The first decade of TAVR has ushered in a new paradigm for the multidisciplinary management of valvular heart disease. The second decade likely will build on this wave of initial success with further significant innovations...
  58. doi request reprint Reoperative mitral valve surgery by the port access minithoracotomy approach is safe and effective
    Steven R Meyer
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1426-30. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the results of port access MV surgery through right minithoracotomy in patients with previous cardiac surgery performed through median sternotomy...
  59. ncbi request reprint Preoperative cardiac risk assessment for noncardiac surgery: defining costs and risks
    John G T Augoustides
    Cardiovascular and Thoracic Section, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 27:395-9. 2013
    ..It is likely that these powerful instruments will refine the indications for specialized cardiac testing, offering multiple opportunities to reduce perioperative risk and cost simultaneously...
  60. ncbi request reprint Innovations in treating aortic diseases: the abdominal aorta
    Balachundar Subramaniam
    Department of Anesthesia, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 26:959-65. 2012
    ..Taken together, these advances in the management of AAAs likely will significantly influence future clinical approaches to this challenging patient cohort...
  61. doi request reprint Perioperative management of pheochromocytoma: focus on magnesium, clevidipine, and vasopressin
    Michael S Lord
    School of Nursing, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 26:526-31. 2012
    ..A familiarity with these 3 agents offers anesthesia providers further effective pharmacologic options for managing the hemodynamic challenges inherent to this population before and after tumor resection...
  62. doi request reprint Progress in platelet blockers: the target is the P2Y12 receptor
    Prakash A Patel
    Cardiovascular and Thoracic Section, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 27:620-4. 2013
    ..Future trials likely will continue to evaluate and compare the safety and efficacy of these agents in multiple clinical settings, including the perioperative period...
  63. doi request reprint Advances in acute kidney injury associated with cardiac surgery: the unfolding revolution in early detection
    Tygh Wyckoff
    Cardiovascular and Thoracic Section, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 26:340-5. 2012
    ..Their integration into clinical practice seems likely in the near future...
  64. ncbi request reprint Clinical update in cardiac imaging including echocardiography
    Harish Ramakrishna
    Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Scottsdale, AZ, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 24:371-8. 2010
    ..Recent evidence also supports tricuspid annuloplasty for an annular diameter >35 mm regardless of regurgitation severity. Although repair is preferred, tricuspid replacement also has acceptable outcomes...
  65. doi request reprint Progress in perioperative echocardiography: focus on safety, clinical outcomes, 3-dimensional imaging, and education
    Christopher Roscher
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 25:559-64. 2011
    ..These modalities will aid in the dissemination of echocardiography through perioperative practice...
  66. doi request reprint Recent advances in chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension
    Erica Stein
    Department of Anesthesiology, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 25:744-8. 2011
    ..Because ventilator-associated pneumonia is also a common complication after PTE, it represents a major opportunity for outcome improvement, particularly because there are multiple modalities for its prevention and prompt diagnosis...
  67. ncbi request reprint Progress in platelet medicine: focus on stent thrombosis and drug resistance
    Prakash A Patel
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 24:722-7. 2010
    ..These agents will likely supersede clopidogrel and prasugrel if randomized trials show superior efficacy and clinical safety...
  68. doi request reprint Recent advances in the management of coronary artery disease: highlights from the literature
    John G T Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesia, Cardiothoracic Division, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 23:259-65. 2009
    ..This risk will be exacerbated with the advent of the more potent platelet inhibitor, prasugrel. There is a clinical necessity for readily reversible platelet blockade to minimize the bleeding risks in CABG surgery...
  69. ncbi request reprint Limitations with aprotinin in thoracic aortic surgery: understanding the clinical outcome beyond bleeding
    John G T Augoustides
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:269; author reply 269. 2007
  70. doi request reprint Contemporary conduct of adult deep hypothermic circulatory arrest: possible roles of retrograde cerebral perfusion, anesthetic preconditioning, and aprotinin
    John G T Augoustides
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:689; author reply 689-90. 2008
  71. ncbi request reprint Management of vasoplegia after cardiopulmonary bypass: role of prostaglandin inhibition
    John G T Augoustides
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1796; author reply 1796. 2007
  72. ncbi request reprint Letter by Augoustides regarding article, "Risk index for perioperative renal dysfunction/failure: critical dependence on pulse pressure hypertension"
    John G T Augoustides
    Circulation 116:e119; author reply e120. 2007
  73. ncbi request reprint Gastric perforation after transesophageal echocardiography for cardiac surgery: was there an indication for the transesophageal echocardiogram?
    John G T Augoustides
    Anesthesiology 107:179; author reply 179. 2007
  74. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative hypothermia and blood loss: are antifibrinolytic exposure and variations in anesthetic technique possible confounders?
    John G T Augoustides
    Anesthesiology 109:353; author reply 353. 2008
  75. doi request reprint RIFLE criteria in aortic arch surgery: the further role of surgical subgroup
    John G T Augoustides
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:233; author reply 233. 2008
  76. ncbi request reprint Fatal thrombosis in an adult after thoracoabdominal aneurysm repair with aprotinin and deep hypothermic circulatory arrest
    John G T Augoustides
    Anesthesiology 103:215-6. 2005
  77. ncbi request reprint Transpharyngeal imaging of the carotid artery and internal jugular vein: possible roles in cerebral perfusion management during adult aortic arch repair
    John G T Augoustides
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 21:318-9. 2007
  78. ncbi request reprint Anaesthetic management for endovascular repair of a giant innominate artery pseudoaneurysm eroding into a mediastinal tracheostomy
    John G T Augoustides
    Ann Card Anaesth 10:155. 2007
  79. doi request reprint Letter by Augoustides regarding article, "Increased mortality, postoperative morbidity, and cost after red blood cell transfusion in patients having cardiac surgery"
    John G T Augoustides
    Circulation 117:e506; author reply e507. 2008
  80. ncbi request reprint Echocardiography in suspected acute type a aortic dissection: detection and definitive management of a false-positive presentation
    John G T Augoustides
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 20:912-4. 2006
  81. doi request reprint Case 1-2008. One institution's decreasing use of aprotinin during cardiac surgery in 2006
    Zaneta Y Strouch
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 22:139-46. 2008
  82. ncbi request reprint Vascular thrombosis associated with aprotinin and deep hypothermic circulatory arrest: where are we in 2006?
    John G T Augoustides
    Anesthesiology 106:873; author reply 874-5. 2007
  83. ncbi request reprint Bispectral index monitoring during aortic arch repair
    John G T Augoustides
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 21:479-80. 2007
  84. ncbi request reprint Ascending aortic cannulation in acute type A aortic dissection: is intraoperative brachiocephalic malperfusion a possibility?
    John G T Augoustides
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:229; author reply 229-30. 2008
  85. ncbi request reprint Limitations with transapical aortic cannulation in type A aortic dissection: what about aortic regurgitation and cardiopulmonary bypass time?
    John G T Augoustides
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:1393; author reply 1393. 2007
  86. doi request reprint Adverse events in reoperative cardiac surgery: delineating the typical intraoperative approach
    John G T Augoustides
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:235; author reply 235-6. 2008
  87. ncbi request reprint Use of corticosteroids to prevent atrial fibrillation after cardiac surgery
    John G T Augoustides
    JAMA 298:283; author reply 283-4. 2007
  88. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory bowel disease
    John G T Augoustides
    Lancet 370:317. 2007
  89. ncbi request reprint Independent lung ventilation in adult single-lung transplantation: is it time for fast-track anesthesia and early tracheal extubation?
    John G T Augoustides
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:825; author reply 825-6. 2007
  90. doi request reprint Prolonged mechanical ventilation after cardiovascular surgery
    John G T Augoustides
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:463-4; author reply 464. 2008
  91. doi request reprint Perioperative echocardiographic assessment of left ventricular assist device implantation: additional causes of inflow cannula obstruction
    John G T Augoustides
    Anesth Analg 106:673-4; author reply 674. 2008
  92. ncbi request reprint What are the clinical questions for optimal conduct of deep hypothermic circulatory arrest for adult aortic arch repair?
    John G T Augoustides
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 21:918-9. 2007
  93. ncbi request reprint Perioperative central venous cannulation: it is time for action
    John G T Augoustides
    Anesthesiology 107:1032-3; author reply 1034. 2007
  94. ncbi request reprint Venous function and pressure: what is their role in the management of spinal cord ischemia after thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair?
    John G T Augoustides
    Anesthesiology 109:933; author reply 935-6. 2008
  95. doi request reprint Management of spinal cord perfusion pressure to minimize intermediate-delayed paraplegia: critical role of central venous pressure
    John G T Augoustides
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:796; author reply 796-7. 2008
  96. ncbi request reprint Esophageal placement of an airway exchange catheter
    John G T Augoustides
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 21:773-4. 2007
  97. doi request reprint Thoracic epidural anesthesia and atrial fibrillation after coronary bypass grafting
    John G T Augoustides
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:466-7; author reply 467. 2008
  98. doi request reprint Letter by Augoustides regarding article "Aprotinin does not increase the risk of renal failure in cardiac surgery patients"
    John G T Augoustides
    Circulation 117:e474; author reply e476. 2008
  99. ncbi request reprint Perioperative thrombotic risk of coronary artery stents: possible role for intravenous platelet blockade
    John G T Augoustides
    Anesthesiology 107:516. 2007