Michele Musci

Summary

Affiliation: Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Further experience with the "no-react" bioprosthesis in patients with active infective endocarditis: 11-year single center results in 402 patients
    Michele Musci
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 61:398-408. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Early and mid-term results of the Shelhigh stentless bioprosthesis in patients with active infective endocarditis
    Michele Musci
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Abt für Herz, Thorax und Gefasschirurgie, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353, Berlin, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 95:247-53. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of right-sided active infective endocarditis with or without involvement of the left heart: 20-year single center experience
    Michele Musci
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 32:118-25. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Heart valve operations in solid organ recipients: an 18-year single-center experience
    Michele Musci
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Transplantation 84:592-7. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Surgical therapy in patients with active infective endocarditis: seven-year single centre experience in a subgroup of 255 patients treated with the Shelhigh stentless bioprosthesis
    Michele Musci
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Augustenburger Platz 1, Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 34:410-7. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Body mass index and outcome after ventricular assist device placement
    Michele Musci
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:1236-42. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Predictors of early mortality in patients with active infective native or prosthetic aortic root endocarditis undergoing homograft aortic root replacement
    Michele Musci
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 98:443-50. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Homograft aortic root replacement in native or prosthetic active infective endocarditis: twenty-year single-center experience
    Michele Musci
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Augustenburger Platz1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 139:665-73. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Surgery for active infective mitral valve endocarditis: a 20-year, single-center experience
    Michele Musci
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Berlin, Germany
    J Heart Valve Dis 19:206-14; discussion 215. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Surgical treatment for active infective prosthetic valve endocarditis: 22-year single-centre experience
    Michele Musci
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 38:528-38. 2010

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. doi request reprint Further experience with the "no-react" bioprosthesis in patients with active infective endocarditis: 11-year single center results in 402 patients
    Michele Musci
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 61:398-408. 2013
    ..1%). Mean follow-up was 2.8 ± 3.2 years (1 month to 11.4 years) with 1,124 patient years, completed in 97.1%. This retrospective study analyzes both prospectively updated data (n = 255) and patients recently operated upon (n = 147)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Early and mid-term results of the Shelhigh stentless bioprosthesis in patients with active infective endocarditis
    Michele Musci
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Abt für Herz, Thorax und Gefasschirurgie, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353, Berlin, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 95:247-53. 2006
    ..This study investigated the early and mid-term results following valve replacement with the new Shelhigh stentless bioprosthesis made entirely of biological material in patients with active infective endocarditis (AIE)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of right-sided active infective endocarditis with or without involvement of the left heart: 20-year single center experience
    Michele Musci
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 32:118-25. 2007
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  4. ncbi request reprint Heart valve operations in solid organ recipients: an 18-year single-center experience
    Michele Musci
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Transplantation 84:592-7. 2007
    ..We retrospectively analyzed the outcome of heart valve operations in solid organ recipients, who were referred for operation to our institution...
  5. doi request reprint Surgical therapy in patients with active infective endocarditis: seven-year single centre experience in a subgroup of 255 patients treated with the Shelhigh stentless bioprosthesis
    Michele Musci
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Augustenburger Platz 1, Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 34:410-7. 2008
    ..We aimed to identify independent risk factors for early mortality...
  6. doi request reprint Body mass index and outcome after ventricular assist device placement
    Michele Musci
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:1236-42. 2008
    ..Many patients with congestive heart failure develop cardiac cachexia. In this study the association between BMI and outcomes after VAD implantation was investigated...
  7. doi request reprint Predictors of early mortality in patients with active infective native or prosthetic aortic root endocarditis undergoing homograft aortic root replacement
    Michele Musci
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 98:443-50. 2009
    ..We compared early results of homograft aortic root replacement (ARR) in native (NVE) and prosthetic (PVE) aortic valve endocarditis in order to identify predictors for early mortality (<30 days)...
  8. doi request reprint Homograft aortic root replacement in native or prosthetic active infective endocarditis: twenty-year single-center experience
    Michele Musci
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Augustenburger Platz1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 139:665-73. 2010
    ..We compared early and long-term results of cryopreserved homograft aortic root replacement in native valve endocarditis or prosthetic valve endocarditis associated with periannular abscess...
  9. ncbi request reprint Surgery for active infective mitral valve endocarditis: a 20-year, single-center experience
    Michele Musci
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Berlin, Germany
    J Heart Valve Dis 19:206-14; discussion 215. 2010
    ..A retrospective analysis was conducted of the early and long-term results of mitral valve repair (MVRep) and mitral valve replacement (MVR) in patients with isolated infective mitral valve endocarditis...
  10. doi request reprint Surgical treatment for active infective prosthetic valve endocarditis: 22-year single-centre experience
    Michele Musci
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 38:528-38. 2010
    ..We retrospectively analysed the profile and outcome of surgically treated patients with active infective prosthetic valve endocarditis (PVE) over a period of 22 years...
  11. doi request reprint Repair for active infective atrioventricular valve endocarditis: 23-year single center experience
    Michele Musci
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 100:993-1002. 2011
    ..We retrospectively compared early and long-term results of mitral (MV) and tricuspid valve (TV) repair in patients with isolated active infective atrioventricular valve (AV) endocarditis over a period of 23 years...
  12. ncbi request reprint Orthotopic heart transplantation with concurrent coronary artery bypass grafting or previous stent implantation
    M Musci
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Z Kardiol 93:971-4. 2004
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery bypass grafting after orthotopic heart transplantation
    M Musci
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 16:163-8. 1999
    ..This paper correlates the outcome of patients with the pathohistological and angiographic type of lesion in order to identify transplant recipients who may profit from surgical myocardial revascularization...
  14. ncbi request reprint Implantation of a left ventricular assist device in situs inversus
    Michele Musci
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:586-8. 2002
    ..This is one of the first reports of left ventricular assist device implantation in a patient with situs inversus and ischemic cardiomyopathy...
  15. doi request reprint Aortic valve replacement with the Mitroflow pericardial bioprosthesis: durability results up to 21 years
    Charles A Yankah
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:688-96. 2008
    ..The study aim was to analyze the performance profile of a large series of Mitroflow pericardial valves (Sorin Group Canada Inc. Mitroflow Division) in the very long term...
  16. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of acute aortic root endocarditis with viable homograft: 13-year experience
    A C Yankah
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Humboldt University Berlin, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1 D 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 21:260-7. 2002
    ..The long-term clinical results of geometric mismatched homografts are not well defined and addressed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Unusual tumor in the left ventricular outflow tract
    Aref Amiri
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:315-7. 2008
    ..We report an unusual case of a pseudocyst in the left ventricular outflow tract in a 58-year-old woman. The cyst was successfully resected by a transatrial approach...
  18. doi request reprint Levitronix CentriMag to Berlin Heart Excor: a "bridge to bridge" solution in refractory cardiogenic shock
    Antonio Loforte
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    ASAIO J 55:465-8. 2009
    ..The approach produces good results, avoiding the risks of repeated sternotomy and cardiopulmonary bypass and reducing the costs involved...
  19. ncbi request reprint Mitral valve repair for infective endocarditis in children
    Eva Maria Delmo Walter
    Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, German Heart Center of Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:2059-65. 2007
    ..Surgery for mitral valve endocarditis in children is relatively uncommon. This study assesses its operative outcome and reoperation and long-term survival rates...
  20. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of a chest-wall penetrating left ventricular pseudoaneurysm
    M Bauer
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum, Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 70:275-6. 2000
    ..Surgery was done in deep hypothermia, with femoro-femoral cannulation and via a left anterolateral thoracotomy. The perioperative course was uneventful and the patient is still well 5 years after surgery...
  21. ncbi request reprint Tricuspid valve dysfunction and surgery after orthotopic cardiac transplantation
    A C Yankah
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353, Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 17:343-8. 2000
    ..The study examines the prevalence of tricuspid regurgitation and biopsy-induced flail tricuspid leaflets after orthotopic heart transplantation and evaluates the results of the tricuspid valve surgery...
  22. ncbi request reprint The biocompound method in coronary artery bypass operations: surgical technique and 3-year patency
    H R Zurbrügg
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 70:1536-40. 2000
    ..This report summarizes the 3-year patency of 53 patients, the survival rate of 200 patients, and operative technical considerations...
  23. ncbi request reprint Identification of P waves after the Cox-maze procedure: significance of right precordial leads V3R through V6R
    M Pasic
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 67:1292-4. 1999
    ..In this prospective study, we investigate if the right precordial leads V3R through V6R can improve detection of P waves and identification of atrial electrical activity...
  24. ncbi request reprint Geometric mismatch between homograft (allograft) and native aortic root: a 14-year clinical experience
    A C Yankah
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, D 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 20:835-41. 2001
    ..We evaluated the effect of homograft/native aortic root geometric matching and mismatching on valve survival and myocardial remodeling...
  25. ncbi request reprint Transient sinus node dysfunction after the Cox-maze III procedure in patients with organic heart disease and chronic fixed atrial fibrillation
    M Pasic
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Klinik fur Herz, Thorax und Gefasschirurgie, Berlin, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 32:1040-7. 1998
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Intravascular ultrasound assessment of longitudinal plaque distribution patterns in patients with angiographically silent coronary artery disease after heart transplantation
    Wolfgang Bocksch
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany
    Coron Artery Dis 13:349-56. 2002
    ..The purpose of this three-dimensional intracoronary ultrasound (ICUS) study was to assess longitudinal plaque distribution patterns in patients with angiographically silent coronary artery disease (CAD) after heart transplantation (HTX)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Aspects of cyclosporine A toxicity in the development of coronary artery disease in transplant recipients
    F Hennersdorf
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Charite, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin and Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Transplant Proc 34:1185-8. 2002
  28. ncbi request reprint Lyme carditis 11 years after heart transplantation: a case report
    Dirk Habedank
    Transplantation 75:2156-7. 2003
  29. ncbi request reprint Prevention of venous graft sclerosis with clopidogrel and aspirin combined with a mesh tubing in a dog model of arteriovenous bypass grafting
    H R Zurbrügg
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Department of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 22:337-41. 2001
    ..to investigate the effect of clopidogrel combined with aspirin or aspirin alone on fibromyointimal hyperplasia (FIMH) in a bypass model with native vein grafts (NVG) and biocompound grafts (BCG)...