Joerg Seeburger

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Acute type A dissection at 17 weeks of gestation in a Marfan patient
    Joerg Seeburger
    Heartcenter, Leipzig University, Struempelstrasse 39, 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:674-6. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Minimal invasive mitral valve repair for mitral regurgitation: results of 1339 consecutive patients
    Joerg Seeburger
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heartcenter, Leipzig University, Struempelstrasse 39, 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 34:760-5. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical evaluation of the new BMU 40 in-line blood analysis monitor
    Jan Schaarschmidt
    Department of Cardiovascular Perfusion, University of Leipzig Heart Center, 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Perfusion 24:277-86. 2009
  4. doi request reprint The coronary sinus: a versatile option for pacemaker implantation during minimally invasive valve surgery
    Joerg Seeburger
    Heart Center, Leipzig University, Struempelstrasse 39, Leipzig, Germany
    J Card Surg 24:431-2. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Massive cerebral air embolism after bronchoscopy and central line manipulation
    Joerg Seeburger
    Heart Center, Leipzig University, Struempelstrasse 39, 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 17:67-9. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Chordae replacement versus resection for repair of isolated posterior mitral leaflet prolapse: à ègalité
    Joerg Seeburger
    Heart Center, Leipzig University, Leipzig, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1715-20. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Coronary artery disease: a new manifestation in Dubowitz syndrome
    J Seeburger
    Heart Center, Leipzig, Germany
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 57:169-70. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Minimally invasive mitral valve surgery after previous sternotomy: experience in 181 patients
    Joerg Seeburger
    Heart Center, Leipzig University, Leipzig, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:709-14. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of outcomes of minimally invasive mitral valve surgery for posterior, anterior and bileaflet prolapse
    Joerg Seeburger
    Heart Center, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 36:532-8. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Gore-tex chordoplasty in degenerative mitral valve repair
    Joerg Seeburger
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heartcenter Leipzig University, Leipzig, Germany
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 19:111-5. 2007

Detail Information

Publications42

  1. ncbi request reprint Acute type A dissection at 17 weeks of gestation in a Marfan patient
    Joerg Seeburger
    Heartcenter, Leipzig University, Struempelstrasse 39, 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:674-6. 2007
    ..Aortic valve and aortic arch replacement was successfully performed under circulatory arrest with deep hypothermia. At 34 weeks of gestation, the patient underwent a cesarean section and delivered a healthy baby...
  2. ncbi request reprint Minimal invasive mitral valve repair for mitral regurgitation: results of 1339 consecutive patients
    Joerg Seeburger
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heartcenter, Leipzig University, Struempelstrasse 39, 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 34:760-5. 2008
    ..Some have expressed concern that minimal invasive mitral valve (MV) repair may not meet the standard of open surgical techniques. We therefore reviewed our results for minimal invasive MV repair for mitral regurgitation (MR)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical evaluation of the new BMU 40 in-line blood analysis monitor
    Jan Schaarschmidt
    Department of Cardiovascular Perfusion, University of Leipzig Heart Center, 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Perfusion 24:277-86. 2009
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  4. doi request reprint The coronary sinus: a versatile option for pacemaker implantation during minimally invasive valve surgery
    Joerg Seeburger
    Heart Center, Leipzig University, Struempelstrasse 39, Leipzig, Germany
    J Card Surg 24:431-2. 2009
    ..Tricuspid valve replacement and implantation of a cardiac pacemaker lead through the coronary sinus were performed. The operative procedure and current literature are discussed...
  5. doi request reprint Massive cerebral air embolism after bronchoscopy and central line manipulation
    Joerg Seeburger
    Heart Center, Leipzig University, Struempelstrasse 39, 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 17:67-9. 2009
    ..We hypothesize that this was due to microscopic pulmonary parenchymal injury during bronchoscopy as well as air entrainment during removal of the central venous line, with subsequent transpulmonary passage into the cerebral vessels...
  6. doi request reprint Chordae replacement versus resection for repair of isolated posterior mitral leaflet prolapse: à ègalité
    Joerg Seeburger
    Heart Center, Leipzig University, Leipzig, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1715-20. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the medium-term results of the loop technique in comparison with the widely adopted leaflet resection technique for repair of isolated PML prolapse...
  7. doi request reprint Coronary artery disease: a new manifestation in Dubowitz syndrome
    J Seeburger
    Heart Center, Leipzig, Germany
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 57:169-70. 2009
    ..Coronary angiogram demonstrated severe stenoses of the left main and obtuse marginal vessels, as well as occlusion of the left anterior descending artery. The patient was successfully treated with coronary artery bypass graft surgery...
  8. doi request reprint Minimally invasive mitral valve surgery after previous sternotomy: experience in 181 patients
    Joerg Seeburger
    Heart Center, Leipzig University, Leipzig, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:709-14. 2009
    ..This study evaluated the results for minimally invasive mitral valve (MV) surgery in patients who had undergone previous cardiac operations through a sternotomy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of outcomes of minimally invasive mitral valve surgery for posterior, anterior and bileaflet prolapse
    Joerg Seeburger
    Heart Center, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 36:532-8. 2009
    ..We sought to compare the outcomes of minimally invasive mitral valve (MV) surgery for anterior (anterior mitral leaflet, AML), posterior (posterior mitral leaflet, PML) or bileaflet (BL) MV prolapse...
  10. ncbi request reprint Gore-tex chordoplasty in degenerative mitral valve repair
    Joerg Seeburger
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heartcenter Leipzig University, Leipzig, Germany
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 19:111-5. 2007
    ..The procedure is reliable and reproducible, leading to low morbidity and mortality. Thus, use of Gore-Tex neochordae has become the standard technique for MVR at our institution...
  11. doi request reprint Gender differences in mitral valve surgery
    Joerg Seeburger
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heartcenter Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 61:42-6. 2013
    ..Knowledge regarding gender-specific mitral valve (MV) pathology and postoperative outcome is rare. We herein describe a single-center experience focusing on gender differences in MV surgery...
  12. doi request reprint How does the use of polytetrafluoroethylene neochordae for posterior mitral valve prolapse (loop technique) compare with leaflet resection? A prospective randomized trial
    Volkmar Falk
    Heart Center Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:1205; discussion 1205-6. 2008
    ..The aim of this prospectively randomized trial was to determine how preservation of leaflet structure in combination with premeasured neochordae compares with the widely adopted technique of leaflet resection...
  13. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive isolated tricuspid valve surgery
    Joerg Seeburger
    Heart Center, Leipzig University, Leipzig, Germany
    J Heart Valve Dis 19:189-92; discussion 193. 2010
    ..Outcomes after minimally invasive isolated tricuspid valve (TV) surgery have not been well described. Hence, an assessment was made of the authors' results for minimally invasive, isolated TV surgery...
  14. doi request reprint DynaCT-guided anatomical rotation of the SAPIEN XT valve during transapical aortic valve implantation: proof of concept
    Johannes M Blumenstein
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Kerckhoff Klinik, Heart Center, Bad Nauheim, Hessen, Germany
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 61:409-13. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the concept of Dynamic-CT (DynaCT)-guided anatomical rotation of the SAPIEN XT valve during transapical-AVI (TA-AVI)...
  15. doi request reprint Reoperative transapical aortic valve implantation for early structural valve deterioration of a SAPIEN XT valve
    Philipp Kiefer
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig, Heart Center, Leipzig, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:2169-70. 2013
    ..We report on the first repeat transapical aortic "valve-in-valve" implantation for severe aortic stenosis in a degenerated transcatheter valve (Edwards SAPIEN XT; Edwards Lifesciences, Irvine, CA) using a second Edwards SAPIEN XT valve...
  16. doi request reprint Off-pump transapical implantation of artificial neo-chordae to correct mitral regurgitation: the TACT Trial (Transapical Artificial Chordae Tendinae) proof of concept
    Joerg Seeburger
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heartcentre Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany Electronic address
    J Am Coll Cardiol 63:914-9. 2014
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate the safety and performance of the NeoChord DS1000 system (NeoChord, Inc., Minneapolis, Minnesota)...
  17. doi request reprint Mitral valve surgical procedures in the elderly
    Joerg Seeburger
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University Heart Center Leipzig, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:1999-2003. 2012
    ..We report our experience and results for MV surgical procedures in the elderly, especially with regard to the influence of comorbidities...
  18. doi request reprint Mitral valve pathology in severely impaired left ventricles can be successfully managed using a right-sided minimally invasive surgical approach
    Jens Garbade
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 44:e1-7. 2013
    ..We sought to review our experience in patients with severely impaired left ventricular function (ejection fraction (EF) ≤ 30%) who underwent minimally invasive mitral valve (MV) surgery (Mini-MV)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Improved mitral valve performance after transapical aortic valve implantation
    Martin Haensig
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center of the University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:1247-53; discussion 1253-4. 2014
    ..Our aim was to study the impact of MR on outcome and the effect of TA-AVI on MR using the Edwards SAPIEN prosthesis (Edwards Lifesciences, Irvine, CA)...
  20. pmc Trans-apical beating-heart implantation of neo-chordae to mitral valve leaflets: results of an acute animal study
    Joerg Seeburger
    Heartcenter Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 41:173-6; discussion 176. 2012
    ..Trans-apical beating-heart implantation of neo-chordae is yet an experimental procedure for mitral valve (MV) repair. We aimed to assess the performance of a new device in an acute animal study...
  21. doi request reprint Minimally invasive mitral valve surgery is a very safe procedure with very low rates of conversion to full sternotomy
    Marcel Vollroth
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Leipzig University Heartcentre, Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 42:e13-5; discusson e16. 2012
    ..This approach uses a right lateral mini-thoracotomy and femoral cannulation for cardiopulmonary bypass. In a very low number of patients, conversion to full sternotomy may be necessary...
  22. doi request reprint Iatrogenic type A aortic dissection during cardiac procedures: early and late outcome in 48 patients
    Sergey Leontyev
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 41:641-6. 2012
    ..Iatrogenic aortic dissection (IAD) is a rare complication of cardiac procedures. We herein describe our management and results of this complication...
  23. doi request reprint Minimally invasive versus sternotomy approach for mitral valve surgery in patients greater than 70 years old: a propensity-matched comparison
    David M Holzhey
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:401-5. 2011
    ..The goal of this study was to compare the outcome after mitral valve surgery through either standard sternotomy or right lateral minithoracotomy in elderly patients with higher perioperative risk...
  24. doi request reprint Crimping may affect the durability of transcatheter valves: an experimental analysis
    Philipp Kiefer
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center, Institute of Pathology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:155-60. 2011
    ..Transcatheter aortic valve implantation has gained widespread acceptance to treat elderly high-risk patients with aortic stenosis. We used a subcutaneous rat model to evaluate whether crimping may affect valve long-term durability...
  25. doi request reprint Learning minimally invasive mitral valve surgery: a cumulative sum sequential probability analysis of 3895 operations from a single high-volume center
    David M Holzhey
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Circulation 128:483-91. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the learning process involved in the performance of minimally invasive surgery of the mitral valve using data from a large, single-center experience...
  26. ncbi request reprint Experience with the conventional and frozen elephant trunk techniques: a single-centre study
    Sergey Leontyev
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 44:1076-82; discussion 1083. 2013
    ..We retrospectively analysed our results comparing two different techniques: the conventional elephant trunk (cET) and the frozen elephant trunk (FET) operation...
  27. doi request reprint Minimally invasive mitral valve repair for anterior leaflet prolapse
    Bettina Pfannmüller
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig Heart Center, Leipzig, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 146:109-13. 2013
    ..Mitral valve repair for anterior mitral leaflet prolapse is technically challenging. We report here our experience with minimally invasive anterior mitral leaflet repair...
  28. doi request reprint Effect of preoperative statin therapy on patients undergoing isolated and combined valvular heart surgery
    Michael A Borger
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Leipzig Heart Center, Struempellstrasse 39, 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:773-9; discussion 779-80. 2010
    ..It is unknown whether patients undergoing valve surgery benefit from preoperative statin therapy. We examined the effects of statin treatment in a large group of patients undergoing valve surgery...
  29. doi request reprint Early and mid-term results of mitral valve repair using premeasured Gore-Tex loops ('loop technique')
    Thomas Kuntze
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center Leipzig, University of Leipzig, Strümpellstr 39, 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 33:566-72. 2008
    ..Mitral valve (MV) repair with premeasured Gore-Tex loops (the 'loop technique') was introduced in 1999. We assessed the early- and mid-term outcomes for the loop technique in patients with MV prolapse...
  30. doi request reprint Embolic occlusion of the left main coronary artery following an isolated aortic valve replacement
    Sergey Leontyev
    Heartcenter Leipzig, Leipzig University, Leipzig, Germany
    J Card Surg 26:168-70. 2011
    ..We report the case of a patient who developed acute heart failure due to occlusion of the left main coronary artery following an aortic valve replacement. Successful treatment was achieved with emergent coronary bypass surgery...
  31. pmc Interdisciplinary team approach for complicated type B aortic dissection with concomitant hematothorax by endovascular stent grafting and left side mini thoracotomy: a case report
    Marcel Vollroth
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heartcenter Leipzig University, Struempellstrasse 39, Leipzig, 04289, Germany
    J Cardiothorac Surg 7:111. 2012
    ..This case shows that early mortality of live threatening acute aortic dissection type B with hemorrhagic pleural effusion may be reduced by total endovascular stent grafting and concomitant mini thoracotomy...
  32. doi request reprint Tricuspid valve repair in the presence of a permanent ventricular pacemaker lead
    Bettina Pfannmueller
    University of Leipzig Heart Center, Clinic for Cardiac Surgery, Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 39:657-61. 2011
    ..Few studies have focussed on the outcomes of tricuspid valve (TV) repair in patients with a right ventricular permanent pacemaker lead (PPL) and tricuspid regurgitation (TR)...
  33. pmc Cooling after successful resuscitation in cardiac surgery patients
    Marcel Vollroth
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center Leipzig University, Struempellstrasse 39, 04289, Leipzig, Germany
    J Cardiothorac Surg 8:190. 2013
    ..The purpose of this single center analysis was to investigate our first experience in a non - selected IHR population, where hypothermia was induced independent from initial heart rhythm disturbance...
  34. ncbi request reprint Successful surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation, mitral regurgitation, and aortic root aneurysm in a patient with classical type Ehlers-Danlos syndrome
    Matthias Sauer
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center Leipzig, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:273-5. 2010
    ..The patient was discharged on postoperative day 10 in good health with normal mitral and aortic valve function. We believe that this is the first report of such an extensive cardiac procedure in a patient with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome...
  35. doi request reprint Real-time three-dimensional echocardiographic assessment of mitral valve: Is it really superior to 2D transesophageal echocardiography?
    Chirojit Mukherjee
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine II, Heart Center Leipzig, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Ann Card Anaesth 14:91-6. 2011
    ..RT-3D-TEE did not show any major advantage when compared to conventional 2D-TEE for assessing mitral valve pathology, although further study in a larger population is required to establish the validity of this study...
  36. pmc Rescue surgery 19 years after composite root and hemiarch replacement
    Konstantin von Aspern
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Center Leipzig, Struempellstraße 39, Saxony, 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Case Rep Surg 2013:619282. 2013
    ..The patient underwent successful rescue surgery with ascending aortic and arch replacement using a modified Cabrol technique...
  37. pmc Mitral Valve Regurgitation: A Severe Complication following Left Ventricular Biopsy 15 Years after Heart Transplantation
    Marcel Vollroth
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heartcenter Leipzig University, Struempellstraße 39, 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Case Rep Transplant 2013:407875. 2013
    ..This is a very rare case showing that left heart biopsy may lead to severe hemodynamic complications with the need for surgical intervention...
  38. doi request reprint Live broadcasting in cardiac surgery does not increase the operative risk
    Joerg Seeburger
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Centre Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 40:367-71. 2011
    ..There is an ongoing debate whether live surgery increases risk. Aim of this study was to evaluate the outcomes of patients who underwent a cardiac surgical procedure during live broadcasting...
  39. pmc Mechanical assist and transplantation for treatment of giant cell myocarditis
    Joerg Seeburger
    Heart Center Leipzig, Struempelstrasse 39, Leipzig, Germany
    Can J Cardiol 26:96-7. 2010
    ..Clinical management and postoperative surveillance of this unusual problem are presented and discussed...
  40. doi request reprint Loop technique
    Joerg Seeburger
    Heart Center, Leipzig University, Struempelstrasse 39, 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Multimed Man Cardiothorac Surg 2010:mmcts.2010.004523. 2010
    ..In the following step, the free ends of the loops are distributed along the free margin of the prolapsing segment using one additional suture for each loop. ..
  41. ncbi request reprint Rapid detection of the R389G polymorphism of ADRB1 by real time PCR using fluorescence resonance energy transfer
    Matthias Sauer
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center, University of Leipzig, Germany
    Clin Lab 55:128-36. 2009
    ..DNA sequencing confirmed a 100% concordance. This alternative technique is significantly less time consuming than traditional PCR-RFLP and facilitates the analysis of a large numbers of samples...
  42. doi request reprint Minimally invasive valve surgery
    Y Joseph Woo
    Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 19:289-98. 2007
    ..Finally, unique situations such as pulmonic valve surgery, reoperations, beating heart surgery, and robotics are discussed...