J Tatoulis

Summary

Affiliation: Royal Melbourne Hospital
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting saphenous vein graft patency: clinical and angiographic study in 1402 symptomatic patients operated on between 1977 and 1999
    Pallav J Shah
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Austin Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:1972-7. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint The radial artery in coronary surgery: a 5-year experience--clinical and angiographic results
    James Tatoulis
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne and Epworth Hospitals, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 73:143-7; discussion 147-8. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The radial artery in reoperative coronary bypass surgery:
    J Tatoulis
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Card Surg 19:296-302. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint The radial artery in coronary re-operations
    J Tatoulis
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 19:266-72; discussion 272-3. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Do radial-artery grafts have a superior 1-year patency to saphenous-vein grafts?
    James Tatoulis
    Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 2:126-7. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Patterns of postoperative systemic vascular resistance in a randomized trial of conventional on-pump versus off-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    James Tatoulis
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1436-44. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Safe use of recombinant activated factor VIIa for recalcitrant postoperative haemorrhage in cardiac surgery
    James Tatoulis
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 9:459-62. 2009
  8. doi request reprint The right internal thoracic artery: is it underutilized?
    James Tatoulis
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Curr Opin Cardiol 26:528-35. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Long-term patency of 1108 radial arterial-coronary angiograms over 10 years
    James Tatoulis
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:23-9; discussion 29-30. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Giant leaps in surgical myocardial revascularisation
    James Tatoulis
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Heart Lung Circ 20:149-56. 2011

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Publications41

  1. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting saphenous vein graft patency: clinical and angiographic study in 1402 symptomatic patients operated on between 1977 and 1999
    Pallav J Shah
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Austin Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:1972-7. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to find the preoperative and intraoperative factors that affect vein graft patency...
  2. ncbi request reprint The radial artery in coronary surgery: a 5-year experience--clinical and angiographic results
    James Tatoulis
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne and Epworth Hospitals, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 73:143-7; discussion 147-8. 2002
    ..It has been hoped that the RA will maintain greater late patency than the saphenous vein. We evaluated our initial 5-year experience with the RA in coronary surgery...
  3. ncbi request reprint The radial artery in reoperative coronary bypass surgery:
    J Tatoulis
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Card Surg 19:296-302. 2004
    ..We evaluated our experience where the RA was a major conduit in redo CABG over the past 5 years...
  4. ncbi request reprint The radial artery in coronary re-operations
    J Tatoulis
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 19:266-72; discussion 272-3. 2001
    ..9 per patient). Follow-up was at 1 month, 3 months, and yearly. The results were also compared to 730 patients having re-do CABG without an RA (January 1990 to June 1995) using identical operative and myocardial protection techniques...
  5. ncbi request reprint Do radial-artery grafts have a superior 1-year patency to saphenous-vein grafts?
    James Tatoulis
    Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 2:126-7. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Patterns of postoperative systemic vascular resistance in a randomized trial of conventional on-pump versus off-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    James Tatoulis
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1436-44. 2006
    ..We studied systemic vascular resistance (SVR) as a physiologic response to systemic inflammatory response to determine any differences between OPCAB and on-pump coronary artery bypass grafting (ONCAB) in a prospective randomized trial...
  7. doi request reprint Safe use of recombinant activated factor VIIa for recalcitrant postoperative haemorrhage in cardiac surgery
    James Tatoulis
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 9:459-62. 2009
    ..Recombinant FVIIa appears to be safe, and is effective in reducing red blood cell and product transfusion requirements and may impact on early and late outcomes in this small complex subgroup of patients...
  8. doi request reprint The right internal thoracic artery: is it underutilized?
    James Tatoulis
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Curr Opin Cardiol 26:528-35. 2011
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  9. doi request reprint Long-term patency of 1108 radial arterial-coronary angiograms over 10 years
    James Tatoulis
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:23-9; discussion 29-30. 2009
    ..The radial artery (RA) is the conduit of second choice. This study determined the long-term patency of the RA as a coronary graft...
  10. doi request reprint Giant leaps in surgical myocardial revascularisation
    James Tatoulis
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Heart Lung Circ 20:149-56. 2011
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  11. doi request reprint The right internal thoracic artery: the forgotten conduit--5,766 patients and 991 angiograms
    James Tatoulis
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, and University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:9-15; discussion 15-7. 2011
    ..The right internal thoracic artery (RITA) is biologically identical to the left ITA, yet is rarely used in coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG). We examined the results and long-term patency of RITA grafts...
  12. ncbi request reprint Patencies of 2127 arterial to coronary conduits over 15 years
    James Tatoulis
    Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:93-101. 2004
    ..We examined patencies of arterial grafts in a practice with extensive use for more than 15 years...
  13. ncbi request reprint Results of 1,454 free right internal thoracic artery-to-coronary artery grafts
    J Tatoulis
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 64:1263-8; discussion 1268-9. 1997
    ..We evaluated the results of patients having a free right internal thoracic artery (FRITA)-to-coronary artery graft as part of their coronary revascularization...
  14. ncbi request reprint Total arterial coronary revascularization: techniques and results in 3,220 patients
    J Tatoulis
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Richmond, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 68:2093-9. 1999
    ..We evaluated our experience with this strategy to establish its safety and efficacy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Radial artery harvest technique, use and functional outcome
    A G Royse
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 15:186-93. 1999
    ..To develop a simple harvest technique for radial artery (RA). To investigate the morbidity and functional outcome of RA harvest...
  16. ncbi request reprint Total arterial coronary revascularization and factors influencing in-hospital mortality
    A G Royse
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 16:499-505. 1999
    ..To determine if arterial conduit selection or more efficient arterial revascularization techniques influence in-hospital mortality...
  17. doi request reprint Progressive subclavian artery stenosis causing late coronary artery bypass graft failure as a result of coronary-subclavian artery steal
    Matthew Liava'a
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:438-9. 2008
  18. doi request reprint Short- and midterm outcomes of coronary artery bypass surgery performed by surgeons in training
    Cheng Hon Yap
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 137:1088-92. 2009
    ..We aimed to study the results of coronary artery bypass grafting procedures performed by surgeons in training across our state with respect to short- and midterm postoperative outcomes...
  19. ncbi request reprint Recombinant activated factor VII: treating postoperative hemorrhage in cardiac surgery
    Conrad V Bishop
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:875-9. 2006
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Bilateral radial artery grafts in coronary reconstruction: technique and early results in 261 patients
    J Tatoulis
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 66:714-19; discussion 720. 1998
    ..To achieve arterial myocardial revascularization we have progressively used more single and bilateral internal thoracic artery and radial artery (RA) grafts. We evaluated our early experience with bilateral radial artery to coronary grafts...
  21. ncbi request reprint Postoperative radial artery angiography for coronary artery bypass surgery
    A G Royse
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Melbourne Heart Centre, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Australia
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 17:294-304. 2000
    ..To compare radial artery (RA) patency with internal mammary artery (IMA) patency for coronary artery bypass surgery in our early experience...
  22. ncbi request reprint The right internal thoracic artery graft--benefits of grafting the left coronary system and native vessels with a high grade stenosis
    B F Buxton
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Austin Campus, HSB 5, Austin and Repatriation Medical Centre, Studley Road, Victoria 3084, Heidelberg, Australia
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 18:255-61. 2000
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  23. ncbi request reprint Drug-eluting stent-induced left anterior descending coronary artery aneurysm: repair by pericardial patch--where are we headed?
    Suvitesh Luthra
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:1530-2. 2007
    ..Late chronic inflammatory responses may evolve for up to 4 years after sirolimus-eluting stent implantation and can cause weakening, erosion, and aneurysms of the coronary arteries...
  24. doi request reprint Contemporary results show repeat coronary artery bypass grafting remains a risk factor for operative mortality
    Cheng Hon Yap
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1386-91. 2009
    ..We assessed contemporary outcomes after redo CABG to determine if redo status is still a risk factor for early postoperative complications and midterm survival...
  25. ncbi request reprint Blunt traumatic aortic transection: the endovascular experience
    Victoria P Orford
    Cardiothoracic Surgery Unit, Department of Radiology, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 75:106-11; discussion 111-2. 2003
    ..Endovascular stenting techniques offer these patients a less physiologically disruptive treatment option. We studied the feasibility and safety of endovascular stent graft placement for treatment of acute traumatic aortic transection...
  26. ncbi request reprint Cold agglutinins in cardiac surgery: management of myocardial protection and cardiopulmonary bypass
    Victoria P Atkinson
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:310-1. 2008
    ..We describe a case of aortic valve replacement in a patient with high titre cold agglutinins and a high thermal amplitude for antibody activation. Normothermic CPB and continuous warm blood cardioplegia were successfully used...
  27. ncbi request reprint Neurocognitive outcomes in off-pump versus on-pump bypass surgery: a randomized controlled trial
    Christine S Ernest
    Heart Research Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:2105-14. 2006
    ..Cognitive difficulties have been reported after coronary artery bypass graft surgery using cardiopulmonary bypass. However, the cognitive benefit of off-pump surgery remains unclear...
  28. doi request reprint Does prior percutaneous coronary intervention adversely affect early and mid-term survival after coronary artery surgery?
    Cheng Hon Yap
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 2:758-64. 2009
    ..To determine the association between previous percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) and results after coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Cognitive function in candidates for coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Christine S Ernest
    Heart Research Centre, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:812-8. 2006
    ..While many studies have investigated cognitive impairments in patients after coronary artery bypass graft surgery, very few have closely evaluated presurgical cognitive functioning of bypass candidates...
  30. ncbi request reprint Storage of radial artery grafts in blood increases vessel reactivity to vasoconstrictors in vitro
    J Tatoulis
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 68:2191-5. 1999
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the vasodilator and vasoconstrictor responsiveness in freshly obtained and stored segments of RA...
  31. ncbi request reprint Arterial conduits update
    Brian Buxton
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Austin Hospital, Studley Road, Heidelberg, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Heart Lung Circ 14:S14-7. 2005
    ..However, there appears to be improved patency of the saphenous vein when used as a coronary artery bypass with the advent of aspirin, lipid-lowering and anti-hypertensive therapy...
  32. ncbi request reprint Aortic transection
    P A Cameron
    Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Surg 68:264-7. 1998
    ..Traumatic aortic transection is uncommon in those trauma patients reaching hospital alive...
  33. doi request reprint Late presentation digital ischemia after radial artery harvest for coronary artery bypass
    Matthew Liava'a
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:e21-2. 2009
    ....
  34. doi request reprint Living alone predicts 30-day hospital readmission after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Barbara M Murphy
    Heart Research Centre, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 15:210-5. 2008
    ..Few studies have investigated psychosocial predictors. This study investigated medical, sociodemographic and psychosocial predictors of 30-day hospital readmission...
  35. doi request reprint Cutaneous microangiopathic thrombosis complicated by pyoderma gangrenosum in post-cardiac surgery heparin-induced thrombocytopaenia
    Suvitesh Luthra
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Heart Lung Circ 18:307-10. 2009
    ..Thrombotic cutaneous gangrene is a rare complication of heparin-induced thrombocytopaenia after cardiac surgery. We report a case and discuss management issues with cardiopulmonary bypass for cardiac surgery in this condition...
  36. ncbi request reprint Predictors of cognitive function in candidates for coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Christine S Ernest
    Heart Research Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 13:257-66. 2007
    ..Apart from sociodemographic characteristics, medical factors such as a history of hypertension and low ejection fraction significantly predicted reduced cognitive function in bypass candidates prior to surgery...
  37. doi request reprint Surgical management of invasive pulmonary fungal infection in hematology patients
    Sanjay Theodore
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1532-8. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze our institutional results with pulmonary resection in neutropenic patients with hematologic malignancies and suspected invasive pulmonary fungal infections...
  38. pmc Enzymatic activation of endothelial protease-activated receptors is dependent on artery diameter in human and porcine isolated coronary arteries
    Justin R Hamilton
    Department of Pharmacology, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Br J Pharmacol 136:492-501. 2002
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  39. ncbi request reprint Beating-heart surgery for the management of right coronary artery aneurysm
    Silvana F Marasco
    Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Heart Surg Forum 7:E126-7. 2004
    ..We describe a case of right coronary artery aneurysm in a patient presenting with exertional angina. The aneurysm was successfully managed using beating-heart surgical techniques...
  40. doi request reprint Anxiety and depression after coronary artery bypass graft surgery: most get better, some get worse
    Barbara M Murphy
    Heart Research Centre, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 15:434-40. 2008
    ..We investigated trajectories of anxiety and depression after coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABGS) and identified patients at risk of persistent or worsening anxiety and depression...
  41. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting patency of internal thoracic artery graft: clinical and angiographic study in 1434 symptomatic patients operated between 1982 and 2002
    Pallav J Shah
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Austin Health, Studley Road, Heidelberg, Vic 3084 Australia
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 26:118-24. 2004
    ..The purpose is to define factors influencing long-term patency of the internal thoracic artery (ITA) to optimize the operative strategy...