E V Potapov

Summary

Affiliation: Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical significance of PlA polymorphism of platelet GP IIb/IIIa receptors during long-term VAD support
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Departments of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:869-74; discussion 874. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Thrombosis and cable damage in the HeartWare pump: clinical decisions and surgical technique
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    ASAIO J 59:37-40. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Pump exchange for cable damage in patients supported with HeartMate II left ventricular assist device
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Germany
    ASAIO J 58:578-82. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Arterial wall histology in chronic pulsatile-flow and continuous-flow device circulatory support
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin
    J Heart Lung Transplant 31:1171-6. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Gender differences during mechanical circulatory support
    Evgenij Potapov
    German Heart Institute Berlin, Germany
    ASAIO J 58:320-5. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint The MicroMed DeBakey VAD--part I: The pump and the blood flow
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum, Berlin, Germany
    J Extra Corpor Technol 35:274-83. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint New approach in treatment of acute cardiogenic shock requiring mechanical circulatory support
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:2112-4. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Elevated donor cardiac troponin T and procalcitonin indicate two independent mechanisms of early graft failure after heart transplantation
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Int J Cardiol 92:163-7. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of body mass index on outcome in patients after coronary artery bypass grafting with and without valve surgery
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Eur Heart J 24:1933-41. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Activated recombinant factor VII for control of diffuse bleeding after implantation of ventricular assist device
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:2182-3. 2002

Detail Information

Publications54

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical significance of PlA polymorphism of platelet GP IIb/IIIa receptors during long-term VAD support
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Departments of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:869-74; discussion 874. 2004
    ..The present study demonstrates a relationship between the PlA genotype and postoperative complications in patients implanted with pulsatile and axial flow VADs...
  2. doi request reprint Thrombosis and cable damage in the HeartWare pump: clinical decisions and surgical technique
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    ASAIO J 59:37-40. 2013
    ..A minimally invasive approach for pump exchange on cardiopulmonary bypass for pump thrombosis and off-pump for cable damage or pump explantation is recommended...
  3. doi request reprint Pump exchange for cable damage in patients supported with HeartMate II left ventricular assist device
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Germany
    ASAIO J 58:578-82. 2012
    ..However, since the most recent changes in the design of the connection and modifications made in the implantation technique, no instance of cable damage has been registered...
  4. doi request reprint Arterial wall histology in chronic pulsatile-flow and continuous-flow device circulatory support
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin
    J Heart Lung Transplant 31:1171-6. 2012
    ..However, the effect of long-term CF with lack of peripheral arterial wall motions on blood pressure regulation and end-organ arterial wall sclerosis, especially in the case of long-term support (> 3 years), remains unclear...
  5. doi request reprint Gender differences during mechanical circulatory support
    Evgenij Potapov
    German Heart Institute Berlin, Germany
    ASAIO J 58:320-5. 2012
    ..Women were underrepresented in the age group 13-50 years, and 50 years and older, and women had a higher risk for mortality on VAD support in the adult age groups (groups 2 and 3)...
  6. ncbi request reprint The MicroMed DeBakey VAD--part I: The pump and the blood flow
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum, Berlin, Germany
    J Extra Corpor Technol 35:274-83. 2003
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint New approach in treatment of acute cardiogenic shock requiring mechanical circulatory support
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:2112-4. 2003
    ..This approach avoids the risks associated with repeat sternotomy and use of cardiopulmonary bypass and decreases the total costs of patient care...
  8. ncbi request reprint Elevated donor cardiac troponin T and procalcitonin indicate two independent mechanisms of early graft failure after heart transplantation
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Int J Cardiol 92:163-7. 2003
    ..The current study investigates the relationship between these two markers and their prognostic value when one or both of them are elevated...
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of body mass index on outcome in patients after coronary artery bypass grafting with and without valve surgery
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Eur Heart J 24:1933-41. 2003
    ..However, the exact relationship between BMI and postoperative risk has not yet been defined...
  10. ncbi request reprint Activated recombinant factor VII for control of diffuse bleeding after implantation of ventricular assist device
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:2182-3. 2002
    ..We report on the successful use of recombinant activated factor VII for control of massive bleeding after implantation of a biventricular assist device in a patient with prolonged severe cardiogenic shock...
  11. ncbi request reprint Transcontinental transport of a patient with an AbioMed BVS 5000 BVAD
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:1428-30. 2004
    ..We report the first successful transcontinental air transport (from Singapore to Berlin, Germany) of a patient with fulminating myocarditis requiring implantation of a biventricular assist device...
  12. ncbi request reprint Natriuretic peptides and E-selectin as predictors of acute deterioration in patients with inotrope-dependent heart failure
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Deutsches Herzzzentrum Berlin, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 27:899-905. 2005
    ..e. heart transplantation, implantation of a ventricular assist device or conservative treatment, is a key issue for therapeutic success...
  13. ncbi request reprint Bridging to transplantability with a ventricular assist device
    E V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum, Berlin, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 130:930. 2005
  14. ncbi request reprint Patients supported for over 4 years with left ventricular assist devices
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Heart Fail 8:756-9. 2006
    ..This unique experience shows that left ventricular assist device support can be extended beyond 4 years with good quality of life and low risk, making it a good alternative for non-transplant candidates...
  15. ncbi request reprint CO(2) embolism during minimally invasive vein harvesting
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 31:944-5. 2007
    ..Causes of this rare but potentially lethal complication are discussed, as well as its prediction, diagnosis, and prevention...
  16. ncbi request reprint Ventricular assist devices in children: current achievements and future perspectives
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum, Berlin, Germany
    Pediatr Transplant 11:241-55. 2007
    ..Additionally, new developments in the field of pediatric assist devices will be presented...
  17. doi request reprint Experience with over 1000 implanted ventricular assist devices
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Germany
    J Card Surg 23:185-94. 2008
    ..The use of ventricular assist devices (VADs) in patients with chronic end-stage or acute heart failure has led to improved survival. We present our experience since 1987...
  18. doi request reprint Prediction of survival in patients with cardiogenic shock and multiorgan failure treated with biventricular assist device
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    ASAIO J 56:273-8. 2010
    ..Acidosis and high MODS score predict unfavorable outcome. However, the prediction of clinical outcome in patients in severe cardiogenic shock supported by BVAD is possible in extreme situations only...
  19. doi request reprint Managing long-term complications of left ventricular assist device therapy
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Curr Opin Cardiol 26:237-44. 2011
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  20. ncbi request reprint Effect of acute brain death on release of atrium and B-type natriuretic peptides in an animal model
    E V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum, Berlin, Germany
    Transplantation 77:985-90. 2004
    ..Elevated cardiac troponins predict early graft failure after heart transplantation. This study evaluated the effects of acute brain death (BD) on the release of ANP, BNP, big ET-1, and cardiac troponins in an animal model...
  21. ncbi request reprint Revascularization of the occluded right coronary artery during left ventricular assist device implantation
    E V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Germany
    J Heart Lung Transplant 20:918-22. 2001
    ..The distal stenosis of the RCA was treated successfully with dilation and stent implantation. The patient is presently in stable condition on LVAD and awaits transplantation as an outpatient...
  22. ncbi request reprint Value of cardiac troponin I and T for selection of heart donors and as predictors of early graft failure
    E V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Germany
    Transplantation 71:1394-400. 2001
    ..Cardiac troponin I and T (cTnI and cTnT) are sensitive and specific markers of myocardial damage. We evaluated them for the selection of heart donors and as predictors of early graft failure after heart transplantation...
  23. ncbi request reprint Pulsatile flow in patients with a novel nonpulsatile implantable ventricular assist device
    E V Potapov
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Circulation 102:III183-7. 2000
    ..To detect the flow in peripheral vessels, we measured transcranial Doppler signals in patients after implantation...
  24. doi request reprint Tricuspid incompetence and geometry of the right ventricle as predictors of right ventricular function after implantation of a left ventricular assist device
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Heart Lung Transplant 27:1275-81. 2008
    ..Right ventricular (RV) dysfunction develops in 20% to 50% of patients after LVAD implantation, leading to prolonged ICU stay and elevated mortality. However, the prediction of RV failure remains difficult...
  25. ncbi request reprint Impersonation of a ruptured thoracic aneurysm by a transdiaphragmatic pancreatic cyst
    E V Potapov
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, and Universitätsklinikum Charité der Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 69:1571-3. 2000
    ..Surgery was undertaken: first, the initial resection and drainage of the thoracic portion of the pseudocyst, and second, a thorough cleansing of the entire cyst through median laparotomy 15 days later...
  26. ncbi request reprint Postoperative course of S-100B protein and neuron-specific enolase in patients after implantation of continuous and pulsatile flow LVADs
    E V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Heart Lung Transplant 20:1310-6. 2001
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  27. ncbi request reprint Development of pulmonary arteries after central aortopulmonary shunt in newborns
    E V Potapov
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 71:899-905; discussion 905-6. 2001
    ..Central shunt (CS) is frequently used to treat diminished pulmonary blood flow in newborns. We analyzed the impact of CS on the growth of the pulmonary arteries (PAs)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Impact of cardiac surgery using cardiopulmonary bypass on course of chronic lymphatic leukemia: a case-control study
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:384-9. 2002
    ..The number of older patients undergoing operations with cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) is increasing. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the impact of cardiac surgery using CPB on the long-term course of CLL...
  29. ncbi request reprint Procalcitonin, a donor-specific predictor of early graft failure-related mortality after heart transplantation
    F D Wagner
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Circulation 104:I192-6. 2001
    ..We evaluated PCT as a predictor of early graft failure-related mortality after HTx...
  30. ncbi request reprint Predictors of survival 1 hour after implantation of an intra-aortic balloon pump in cardiac surgery
    H Hausmann
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Germany
    J Card Surg 16:72-77; discussion 78. 2001
    ..In patients with low-output syndrome despite IABP support, implantation of a ventricular assist system should be considered...
  31. ncbi request reprint Circulatory support with pneumatic paracorporeal ventricular assist device in infants and children
    R Hetzer
    Department of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 66:1498-506. 1998
    ..Since 1994 the blood-contacting surfaces of the device system have been heparin-coated. In this report the experiences with VAD support in 28 children are presented...
  32. ncbi request reprint Daily noninvasive rejection monitoring improves long-term survival in pediatric heart transplantation
    R Hetzer
    Department of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Congenital Heart Diseases, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 66:1343-9. 1998
    ..Day-by-day surveillance of the heart and prompt treatment of any rejection may yield improved long-term survival...
  33. ncbi request reprint Transcranial detection of microembolic signals in patients with a novel nonpulsatile implantable LVAD
    E V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, German Heart Institute, Berlin
    ASAIO J 47:249-53. 2001
    ..In one patient with preoperatively noted MES the prevalence of MES postoperatively was 50%. The high speed rotating impeller of the DeBakey VAD did not produce any detectable microthrombi or bubbles from cavitation effects...
  34. ncbi request reprint Heparin antibodies and thromboembolism in heparin-coated and noncoated ventricular assist devices
    A Koster
    Department of Anesthesiology, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Augustenberger Platz 1, D 13353 Berlin, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 121:331-5. 2001
    ..We analyzed the occurrence of HPF4/A and thromboembolism in patients with heparin-coated and noncoated VADs...
  35. ncbi request reprint Decreased plasma concentration of brain natriuretic peptide as a potential indicator of cardiac recovery in patients supported by mechanical circulatory assist systems
    R Sodian
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 38:1942-9. 2001
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory response after implantation of a left ventricular assist device: comparison between the axial flow MicroMed DeBakey VAD and the pulsatile Novacor device
    M Loebe
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Germany
    ASAIO J 47:272-4. 2001
    ..Further investigations are necessary for evaluation of the pathophysiologic mechanism and clinical implications of these findings...
  37. ncbi request reprint Medium-term results of heart transplantation using older donor organs
    M Loebe
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Heart Lung Transplant 19:957-63. 2000
    ..Donor heart shortage has necessitated the expansion of the donor pool by the use of older hearts...
  38. ncbi request reprint Continuous measurements of renal perfusion in pigs by means of intravascular Doppler
    M Mockel
    Department of Nephrology and Medical Intensive Care, Charite, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Kidney Int 59:1439-47. 2001
    ..The objective was to validate renal flow measurements with Doppler guidewires and to apply this technique to assess dose and time dependency of the renal vascular effects of norepinephrine (NE)...
  39. ncbi request reprint New pulsatile bioreactor for fabrication of tissue-engineered patches
    R Sodian
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Laboratory for Tissue Engineering, German Heart Institute Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    J Biomed Mater Res 58:401-5. 2001
    ..Our newly developed bioreactor provides optimal biomechanical and biodynamical stimuli for controlled tissue development and in vitro conditioning of an autologous tissue-engineered patch...
  40. ncbi request reprint Nikolai Terebinski: a pioneer of the open valve operation
    V V Alexi-Meskishvili
    German Heart Institute Berlin
    Ann Thorac Surg 66:1440-3. 1998
    ..His work represents a milestone in the history of heart surgery...
  41. 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...
  42. 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...
  43. ncbi request reprint Prognosis after the implantation of an intra-aortic balloon pump in cardiac surgery calculated with a new score
    Harald Hausmann
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Circulation 106:I203-6. 2002
    ..Nevertheless, indications for and timing of the implantation of a VAD in patients who have received an intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP) remain unclear...
  44. ncbi request reprint Improvement in survival after mechanical circulatory support with pneumatic pulsatile ventricular assist devices in pediatric patients
    Roland Hetzer
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:917-24; discussion 924-5. 2006
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Pediatric Berlin heart excor
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 12:155. 2006
  46. ncbi request reprint Impact of PlA polymorphism of platelet GP IIb/IIIa receptors on clinical course during long-term LVAD support is independent of type of LVAD
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1167. 2006
  47. ncbi request reprint First experiences with a novel magnetically suspended axial flow left ventricular assist device
    Roland Hetzer
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Augustenburger Platz 1, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 25:964-70. 2004
    ..The present report summarizes the clinical experience with patients treated for severe cardiogenic shock for the first time with a newly developed axial flow pump with magnetically levitated bearings...
  48. ncbi request reprint [Heart assist systems--current status]
    Roland Hetzer
    Abteilung für Herz, Thorax und Gefasschirurgie, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin
    Herz 27:407-17. 2002
    ..While heart transplantation has proven to provide excellent long-term results with 10-year survival rates at 50%, it will remain a casuistic therapy, limited by the comparatively small number of procedures which can be performed...
  49. ncbi request reprint Tissue-engineering bioreactors: a new combined cell-seeding and perfusion system for vascular tissue engineering
    Ralf Sodian
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Laboratory for Tissue Engineering, German Heart Institute Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Tissue Eng 8:863-70. 2002
    ..Our newly developed combination of a cell seeding and conditioning device provides sterile conditions and biodynamic stimuli for controlled tissue development and in vitro conditioning of an autologous tissue-engineered vessel...
  50. ncbi request reprint Implantation of MicroMed DeBakey VAD through left thoracotomy after previous median sternotomy operations
    Roland Hetzer
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:347-50. 2004
    ..This approach avoids reopening the chest through a median sternotomy and reduces the risk of bleeding and subsequent complications...
  51. ncbi request reprint Application of stereolithography for scaffold fabrication for tissue engineered heart valves
    Ralf Sodian
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, German Heart Institute Berlin, Germany
    ASAIO J 48:12-6. 2002
    ..Our preliminary results suggest that the reproduction of complex anatomic structures by rapid prototyping techniques may be useful to fabricate custom made polymeric scaffolds for the tissue engineering of heart valves...
  52. ncbi request reprint Development of a database of patients supported by ventricular assist devices
    Sabine Hübler
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    ASAIO J 49:340-4. 2003
    ..In the long-term, multicenter use of the Assist Database could be considered...
  53. ncbi request reprint The MicroMed DeBakey VAD--part II: Impact on the hemostatic systems
    Thomas Fischer
    Department of Anesthesia, Deutsches Herzzentrum, Berlin, Germany
    J Extra Corpor Technol 35:284-6. 2003
  54. ncbi request reprint Longest time of support by the Novacor left ventricular assist device without pump exchange
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:2421. 2005