Torsten Bossert

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Publications

  1. ncbi Swan-Ganz catheter-induced severe complications in cardiac surgery: right ventricular perforation, knotting, and rupture of a pulmonary artery
    Torsten Bossert
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig, Heart Center, Germany
    J Card Surg 21:292-5. 2006
  2. ncbi Giant cystic lymphangioma of the mediastinum
    Torsten Bossert
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig Heart Center, Russenstrasse 19, D 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 21:340. 2002
  3. pmc Cardiac fibroma as an inherited manifestation of nevoid basal-cell carcinoma syndrome
    Torsten Bossert
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center, University of Leipzig, 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Tex Heart Inst J 33:88-90. 2006
  4. ncbi Successful management of two heart transplant recipients with mycobacterial pulmonary infections
    Torsten Bossert
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig Heart Center, Leipzig, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:719-21. 2005
  5. ncbi Foreign body in the airway: unusual cause of acute dyspnoe after cardiac surgery
    T Bossert
    Klinik fur Herzchirurgie, Universitat Leipzig, Herzzentrum, Leipzig, Germany
    Z Kardiol 94:375-6. 2005
  6. ncbi Anomalous origin of the right coronary artery from the pulmonary artery combined with aortic valve stenosis
    Torsten Bossert
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig Heart Center, Leipzig, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:347-8. 2005
  7. ncbi Ruptured giant syphilitic aneurysm of the descending aorta in an octogenarian
    Torsten Bossert
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig, Heart Center, Germany
    J Card Surg 19:356-7. 2004
  8. ncbi Aneurysmal coronary artery disease of the right coronary artery
    Torsten Bossert
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig, Heart Center, Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 24:641. 2003
  9. ncbi Fibroelastoma of the aortic valve causing drop attack
    Torsten Bossert
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig, Heart Center GmbH, Strumpellstrasse 39, 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 24:639. 2003
  10. ncbi [Right heart failure following pericarditis constrictiva tuberculosa--urgent surgical treatment]
    T Bossert
    Klinik fur Herzchirurgie, Universitat Leipzig, Herzzentrum
    Zentralbl Chir 128:573-5. 2003

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi Swan-Ganz catheter-induced severe complications in cardiac surgery: right ventricular perforation, knotting, and rupture of a pulmonary artery
    Torsten Bossert
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig, Heart Center, Germany
    J Card Surg 21:292-5. 2006
    ..The role of Swan-Ganz catheterization for cardiac surgery and perioperative management has recently been scrutinized...
  2. ncbi Giant cystic lymphangioma of the mediastinum
    Torsten Bossert
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig Heart Center, Russenstrasse 19, D 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 21:340. 2002
  3. pmc Cardiac fibroma as an inherited manifestation of nevoid basal-cell carcinoma syndrome
    Torsten Bossert
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center, University of Leipzig, 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Tex Heart Inst J 33:88-90. 2006
    ..The 30-year-old mother was known to have nevoid basal-cell carcinoma syndrome, which can be associated with cardiac fibromas. We believe that this is an interesting addition to the medical literature...
  4. ncbi Successful management of two heart transplant recipients with mycobacterial pulmonary infections
    Torsten Bossert
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig Heart Center, Leipzig, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:719-21. 2005
    ..No recurrences were observed during follow-up. The interactions between antibiotic treatment and cyclosporine therapy should be observed closely in organ transplant recipients, requiring frequent level determinations and dosing changes...
  5. ncbi Foreign body in the airway: unusual cause of acute dyspnoe after cardiac surgery
    T Bossert
    Klinik fur Herzchirurgie, Universitat Leipzig, Herzzentrum, Leipzig, Germany
    Z Kardiol 94:375-6. 2005
    ..Extraction can be performed with flexible or rigid bronchoscopy. For the removal, biopsy forceps, Fogarty balloon catheter, alligator forceps or wire baskets are effective...
  6. ncbi Anomalous origin of the right coronary artery from the pulmonary artery combined with aortic valve stenosis
    Torsten Bossert
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig Heart Center, Leipzig, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:347-8. 2005
    ..Four cases involving an association of the bicuspid aortic valve and ARCAPA have been reported in the literature. This potential relationship should be considered whenever diagnosing a bicuspid aortic valve...
  7. ncbi Ruptured giant syphilitic aneurysm of the descending aorta in an octogenarian
    Torsten Bossert
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig, Heart Center, Germany
    J Card Surg 19:356-7. 2004
    ..Although extremely rare today, tertiary syphilis should be considered in the differential diagnosis of thoracic aneurysms. In selected octogenarians replacement of the descending aorta is possible...
  8. ncbi Aneurysmal coronary artery disease of the right coronary artery
    Torsten Bossert
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig, Heart Center, Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 24:641. 2003
  9. ncbi Fibroelastoma of the aortic valve causing drop attack
    Torsten Bossert
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig, Heart Center GmbH, Strumpellstrasse 39, 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 24:639. 2003
  10. ncbi [Right heart failure following pericarditis constrictiva tuberculosa--urgent surgical treatment]
    T Bossert
    Klinik fur Herzchirurgie, Universitat Leipzig, Herzzentrum
    Zentralbl Chir 128:573-5. 2003
    ..The diagnosis was confirmed by a positive culture for mycobacterium tuberculosis. The patient was put on anti-TB chemotherapy for one year. 1 year after operation patient is graduated in NYHA class II...
  11. ncbi Coronary artery bypass grafting in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    T Bossert
    Klinik fur Herzchirurgie, Herzzentrum der Universitat Leipzig, Strümpellstr 39, 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Z Kardiol 92:219-21. 2003
    ..In our opinion, total autogenous arterial bypass grafting is advised and intraoperative biopsies of the LIMA are meaningful in patients with SLE...
  12. ncbi Cardiac malformations associated with the Holt-Oram syndrome--report on a family and review of the literature
    T Bossert
    Universitat Leipzig, Herzzentrum, Klinik fur Herzchirurgie, Germany
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 50:312-4. 2002
    ..In addition, hypoplastic peripheral vessels of the upper limbs have been observed. Here, we will report about a family with three sons having HOS, and we will detail the cardiac spectrum of HOS as reported in the literature...
  13. ncbi Coronary artery spasm of the native right coronary artery during off-pump coronary surgery of the left coronary artery system
    Torsten Bossert
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center, University of Leipzig, Strümpellstr 39, 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 95:115-8. 2006
    ..Intracoronary nitroglycerin infusion into the ostium of the right coronary artery resolved the spasms of this nondiseased vessel as well as the associated ST segment elevations...
  14. doi Twelve-month patency with the PAS-port proximal connector device: a single center prospective randomized trial
    Jörg Kempfert
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heartcenter, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:1579-84. 2008
    ..The intent of this study was to prospectively compare one year graft patency of this system with conventional hand-sewn anastomoses in a prospective, randomized trial...
  15. ncbi The use of an aortic connector system in a patient with severe calcified ascending aorta
    Jan F Gummert
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig, Heart Center, Germany
    J Card Surg 19:62-4. 2004
    ..The beating heart technique was used for the distal anastomosis and ventriculoplasty. The proximal anastomosis was constructed with an automated aortic connector system, thereby avoiding clamping of the severely diseased aorta...
  16. ncbi Hemodynamic assessment using apical suction versus pericardial retraction in beating heart surgery
    Jan F Gummert
    From the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University Hospital Jena, Germany and Departments of Anaesthesiology, and Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Center Leipzig, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Innovations (Phila) 3:125-30. 2008
    ..Aim of this study was to evaluate the perioperative hemodynamic function using an apical suction device (Xpose = XS) versus standard pericardial retraction sutures (PS) during off-pump myocardial revascularization...
  17. ncbi Socks for the dilated heart. Does passive cardiomyoplasty have a role in long-term care for heart failure patients?
    J F Gummert
    Klinik fur Herzchirurgie, Herzzentrum Leipzig, Struempellstrasse 39, 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Z Kardiol 93:849-54. 2004
    ..The Acorn CorCap has already passed a successful clinical feasibility study. However, the final evaluation of two multicenter trials has to be awaited to assess the future role of this device in the treatment of heart failure...
  18. ncbi Removal of a left atrial thrombus adherent to a patent foramen ovale occluder
    Peter Krieg
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Jena, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:1539-41. 2007
    ..In an emergency procedure, the device and the left atrial thrombus were removed, the septal defect was closed, and a coronary artery bypass grafting was performed. The patient was discharged from the hospital in stable condition...
  19. ncbi Papillary fibroelastomas and other cardiac tumors should be resected on an urgent basis
    Torsten Bossert
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:756. 2005
  20. ncbi Surgical treatment of multiple atherosclerotic coronary artery aneurysms in a patient presenting with acute myocardial infarction
    Anas Aboud
    Clin Res Cardiol 96:45-8. 2007
  21. doi First clinical experience and 1-year follow-up with the sutureless 3F-Enable aortic valve prosthesis
    Daniel Wendt
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, West German Heart Center Essen, University Hospital Essen, Hufelandstrasse 55, 45122 Essen, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 33:542-7. 2008
    ..We describe the initial experience and 1-year results of our first 3F-Enable AVR implants...