James R Edgerton

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Surgical therapy for atrial fibrillation
    James R Edgerton
    Cardiac Surgery Specialists, The Heart Hospital, Baylor Plano, Texas, USA
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 13:125-30. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Minimally invasive pulmonary vein isolation and partial autonomic denervation for surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation
    James R Edgerton
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:35-8; discussion 39. 2008
  3. doi request reprint History of surgery for atrial fibrillation
    Zachary J Edgerton
    Heart Hospital Baylor Plano, Cardiopulmonary Research, Science, and Technology Institute, Plano, Texas, USA
    Heart Rhythm 6:S1-4. 2009
  4. doi request reprint A new epicardial lesion set for minimal access left atrial maze: the Dallas lesion set
    James R Edgerton
    The Heart Hospital, Plano, Texas, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:1655-7. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Minimally invasive surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation: six-month results
    James R Edgerton
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, Dallas, Tex, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 138:109-13; discussion 114. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Pulmonary vein isolation and autonomic denervation for the management of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation by a minimally invasive surgical approach
    James R Edgerton
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, Dallas, Tex, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:823-8. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Minimally invasive pulmonary vein isolation and partial autonomic denervation for surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation
    James R Edgerton
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 20:89-93. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Ventricular epicardial lead placement for resynchronization by determination of paced depolarization intervals: technique and rationale
    James R Edgerton
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:89-92; discussion 92. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Reduced atrial fibrillation in patients immediately extubated after off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
    James R Edgerton
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:2121-6; discussion 2126-7. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Long-term monitoring after surgical ablation for atrial fibrillation: how much is enough?
    James R Edgerton
    Heart Hospital Baylor Plano, Plano, Tex, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:162-5. 2011

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Publications25

  1. doi request reprint Surgical therapy for atrial fibrillation
    James R Edgerton
    Cardiac Surgery Specialists, The Heart Hospital, Baylor Plano, Texas, USA
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 13:125-30. 2012
    ..The article also highlights the hybrid approaches that are currently being researched...
  2. doi request reprint Minimally invasive pulmonary vein isolation and partial autonomic denervation for surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation
    James R Edgerton
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:35-8; discussion 39. 2008
    ..We seek to demonstrate the rationale and efficacy of a minimally invasive surgical approach to the treatment of atrial fibrillation (AF) that combines pulmonary vein antral isolation with targeted partial autonomic denervation...
  3. doi request reprint History of surgery for atrial fibrillation
    Zachary J Edgerton
    Heart Hospital Baylor Plano, Cardiopulmonary Research, Science, and Technology Institute, Plano, Texas, USA
    Heart Rhythm 6:S1-4. 2009
    ..Further advances in minimal access techniques are now being developed to allow totally thorascopic placement of all the left atrial lesions on the full, beating heart, using alternate energy sources...
  4. doi request reprint A new epicardial lesion set for minimal access left atrial maze: the Dallas lesion set
    James R Edgerton
    The Heart Hospital, Plano, Texas, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:1655-7. 2009
    ..We describe a new epicardial approach to apply a set of left atrial lesions, which are electrophysiologically equivalent to all the left atrial lesions of the Cox maze III while using minimal access techniques...
  5. doi request reprint Minimally invasive surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation: six-month results
    James R Edgerton
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, Dallas, Tex, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 138:109-13; discussion 114. 2009
    ..A prospective multicenter registry was created to evaluate the outcomes...
  6. doi request reprint Pulmonary vein isolation and autonomic denervation for the management of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation by a minimally invasive surgical approach
    James R Edgerton
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, Dallas, Tex, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:823-8. 2010
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Minimally invasive pulmonary vein isolation and partial autonomic denervation for surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation
    James R Edgerton
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 20:89-93. 2007
    ..It was our goal to determine the efficacy of a minimally invasive surgical approach to the treatment of atrial fibrillation that combines pulmonary vein antral isolation with targeted partial autonomic denervation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Ventricular epicardial lead placement for resynchronization by determination of paced depolarization intervals: technique and rationale
    James R Edgerton
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:89-92; discussion 92. 2007
    ..It is desirable to have an objective physiologic method to determine optimal lead placement. The optimal LV pacing site may be best determined by locating the site with the latest depolarization...
  9. ncbi request reprint Reduced atrial fibrillation in patients immediately extubated after off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
    James R Edgerton
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:2121-6; discussion 2126-7. 2006
    ..We analyzed data from patients undergoing off-pump isolated coronary artery bypass grafting surgery (OPCABG) to determine if immediate extubation in the operating room affected the incidence of postoperative atrial fibrillation...
  10. doi request reprint Long-term monitoring after surgical ablation for atrial fibrillation: how much is enough?
    James R Edgerton
    Heart Hospital Baylor Plano, Plano, Tex, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:162-5. 2011
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Conversion in off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting: an analysis of predictors and outcomes
    James R Edgerton
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, USA and Medical City Dallas Hospital, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:1138-42; discussion 1142-3. 2003
    ..We sought to determine the incidence of conversion, predictive factors, and any associated adverse consequences...
  12. ncbi request reprint Obliteration of femoral artery pseudoaneurysm by thrombin injection
    James R Edgerton
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:S1413-5. 2002
    ..Femoral artery pseudyoaneurysms are a common complication after femoral access for transcatheter procedures, frequently requiring operative repair. We review the safety and efficacy of a novel nonsurgical method of pseudoaneurysm treatment..
  13. doi request reprint Totally thorascopic surgical ablation of persistent AF and long-standing persistent atrial fibrillation using the "Dallas" lesion set
    James R Edgerton
    Heart Hospital Baylor Plano, Plano, Texas Cardiopulmonary Research, Science, and Technology Institute CRSTI, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Heart Rhythm 6:S64-70. 2009
    ..Early results of minimally invasive surgery with a new extended linear lesion set suggest increased efficacy over PV isolation and limited ganglionated plexus ablation in patients with persistent AF or long-standing persistent AF...
  14. doi request reprint Preoperative beta-blocker usage: is it really worthy of being a quality indicator?
    William T Brinkman
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science Technology Institute, Medical City Dallas Hospital, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:788-95; discussion 795-6. 2011
    ..Recent studies have called into question of the benefit of empiric preoperative β-blocker use...
  15. doi request reprint Current clinical outcomes of percutaneous coronary intervention and coronary artery bypass grafting
    Michael J Mack
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:496-503; discussion 503. 2008
    ..We undertook a prospective registry of coronary revascularization by CABG on-pump and off-pump, and PCI with or without DES, to determine clinical outcomes...
  16. ncbi request reprint Atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass grafting surgery: development of a predictive risk algorithm
    Mitchell J Magee
    Medical City Dallas Hospital, Dallas, Texas 75230, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:1707-12; discussion 1712. 2007
    ..Utilizing perioperative risk factors, we sought to develop an algorithm to predict the relative risk of developing postoperative atrial fibrillation in patients undergoing CABG...
  17. ncbi request reprint First-year outcomes of beating heart coronary artery bypass grafting using proximal mechanical connectors
    Todd M Dewey
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, Dallas, Texas 75230, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:1542-9. 2004
    ..To determine the extended results of mechanical connectors we compared the 1-year outcomes of patients having beating heart coronary artery bypass surgery with at least one sutured or mechanically connected proximal vein graft anastomosis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Initial experience with proximal anastomoses performed with a mechanical connector
    Michael J Mack
    Cardiopulmonary Research and Science Technology Institute, Medical City Dallas Hospital, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 75:1866-70; discussion 1870-1. 2003
    ..The connector allows attachment of saphenous vein grafts to the aorta without requiring aortic clamping. We report our initial clinical experience with this device...
  19. ncbi request reprint Elimination of cardiopulmonary bypass improves early survival for multivessel coronary artery bypass patients
    Mitchell J Magee
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 73:1196-202; discussion 1202-3. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the independent impact of CPB on early survival in all isolated multivessel CABG patients undergoing surgery in two large institutions with established experience in OPCABG techniques...
  20. doi request reprint Long-term fate of patients discharged to extended care facilities after cardiovascular surgery
    James R Edgerton
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, Dallas, Texas Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:871-7. 2013
    ..We followed patients discharged home or to an extended care facility to determine which patients were most likely to return home and be alive at one year...
  21. ncbi request reprint Does reporting of coronary artery bypass grafting from administrative databases accurately reflect actual clinical outcomes?
    Michael J Mack
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, Dallas, Tex, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 129:1309-17. 2005
    ..The correlation of administrative data with clinical data for clinical quality assessment has not been confirmed...
  22. ncbi request reprint Beating heart coronary artery bypass: operative strategy and technique
    Mitchell J Magee
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute and COR Specialty Associates of North Texas, P A, Dallas, TX 75230, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 15:83-91. 2003
    ..Knowing when to patiently wait, when to persist, and when to intervene is more important to the successful application of these techniques than any skill...
  23. ncbi request reprint Complications related to off-pump bypass grafting
    Todd M Dewey
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, Dallas, TX 75230, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 15:63-70. 2003
    ..Continued scientific investigation and research should provide the tools to manage the unique obstacles encountered with off-pump coronary artery bypass...
  24. pmc A review of current surgical treatment of patients with atrial fibrillation
    Zachary J Edgerton
    Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, Dallas, Texas Z Edgerton and Cardiac Surgery Specialists, The Heart Hospital, Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano, Texas J Edgerton Dr Edgerton is a paid consultant for AtriCure, Inc Zachary J Edgerton has no financial interests to disclose
    Proc (Bayl Univ Med Cent) 25:218-23. 2012
    ..Finally, the article explores breaking developments and future directions for the surgical treatment of patients with atrial fibrillation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Rationale for minimally invasive pulmonary vein isolation and partial autonomic denervation for surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation
    Zachary J Edgerton
    From the Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute CRSTI, Dallas, TX
    Innovations (Phila) 3:121-4. 2008
    ..These techniques can be combined in a minimally invasive surgical approach...