P P Urbanski

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Valve-sparing aortic root repair without down-sizing of the annulus
    Paul P Urbanski
    Cardiovascular Clinic, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 143:294-302. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Valve-sparing aortic root repair with patch technique
    Paul P Urbanski
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Center Bad Neustadt, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:839-43. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Modified technique of chordal replacement for mitral valve repair
    P P Urbanski
    Herz und Gefäss Klinik, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 53:315-7. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Surgical repair of the aortic coarctation combined with complete replacement of the ascending aorta and aortic arch
    P P Urbanski
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Center Bad Neustadt, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 54:276-8. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint New vascular graft for assembling the stentless valve composite graft
    Paul P Urbanski
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Center Bad Neustadt, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1771-3. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Does anatomical completeness of the circle of Willis correlate with sufficient cross-perfusion during unilateral cerebral perfusion?
    Paul P Urbanski
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Clinic Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 33:402-8. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Basal cusp enlargement for repair of aortic valve insufficiency
    Paul P Urbanski
    Cardiovascular Clinic, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 139:98-102. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Aortic valve insufficiency with extensive cusp pathology: repair with a pericardial patch
    Paul P Urbanski
    Cardiovascular Clinic Bad Neustadt, 97616 Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 37:962-4. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Extended arch resection in acute type A aortic dissection: PRO
    Paul P Urbanski
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Clinic, Herz und Gefaess Klinik, Salzburger Leite 1, 97616 Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Cardiol Clin 28:335-42. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Use of a carotid artery for arterial cannulation: side-related differences
    P P Urbanski
    Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Clinic Bad Neustadt, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 58:276-9. 2010

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Publications36

  1. doi request reprint Valve-sparing aortic root repair without down-sizing of the annulus
    Paul P Urbanski
    Cardiovascular Clinic, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 143:294-302. 2012
    ..The study was conducted to evaluate the intermediate results after patient-tailored aortic root repair with replacement of isolated sinuses adjusted to the existing aortic annulus diameter rather than annulus downsizing...
  2. ncbi request reprint Valve-sparing aortic root repair with patch technique
    Paul P Urbanski
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Center Bad Neustadt, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:839-43. 2005
    ..In the valve-sparing aortic root repair technique presented, each pathologic sinus is replaced with a teardrop-shaped patch. In this study, the clinical and echocardiographic results after the first 20 procedures are evaluated...
  3. ncbi request reprint Modified technique of chordal replacement for mitral valve repair
    P P Urbanski
    Herz und Gefäss Klinik, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 53:315-7. 2005
    ..This ensures that the ultimate length of the artificial chordae is determined during fixation at the papillary muscle and not during knotting at leaflet level...
  4. ncbi request reprint Surgical repair of the aortic coarctation combined with complete replacement of the ascending aorta and aortic arch
    P P Urbanski
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Center Bad Neustadt, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 54:276-8. 2006
    ..Surgical treatment consisted of a complete ascending aorta replacement with a valved composite graft and complete replacement of the aortic arch including the isthmus, and was performed simultaneously through median sternotomy...
  5. ncbi request reprint New vascular graft for assembling the stentless valve composite graft
    Paul P Urbanski
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Center Bad Neustadt, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1771-3. 2007
    ..Furthermore, this allows the composite construction outside the chest and reduces the cross-clamp time...
  6. doi request reprint Does anatomical completeness of the circle of Willis correlate with sufficient cross-perfusion during unilateral cerebral perfusion?
    Paul P Urbanski
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Clinic Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 33:402-8. 2008
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Basal cusp enlargement for repair of aortic valve insufficiency
    Paul P Urbanski
    Cardiovascular Clinic, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 139:98-102. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical and echocardiographic results after aortic valve reconstruction with a novel surgical technique consisting of basal cusp enlargement with an autologous pericardial patch...
  8. doi request reprint Aortic valve insufficiency with extensive cusp pathology: repair with a pericardial patch
    Paul P Urbanski
    Cardiovascular Clinic Bad Neustadt, 97616 Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 37:962-4. 2010
    ..The technique has been used in 19 consecutive patients offering excellent functional results with a large coaptation area...
  9. doi request reprint Extended arch resection in acute type A aortic dissection: PRO
    Paul P Urbanski
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Clinic, Herz und Gefaess Klinik, Salzburger Leite 1, 97616 Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Cardiol Clin 28:335-42. 2010
    ..Until now, such classifications have not taken hold, although they are recommended. This article presents the authors' experiences during their uniform procedures in diagnostics and surgical strategy...
  10. doi request reprint Use of a carotid artery for arterial cannulation: side-related differences
    P P Urbanski
    Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Clinic Bad Neustadt, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 58:276-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the flow and pressure characteristics of arterial inflow through a carotid artery, especially with regard to operative and technical aspects, clinical outcomes, and side-related differences...
  11. doi request reprint Repair of the calcified bicuspid aortic valve
    Paul P Urbanski
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Center Bad Neustadt, 97616 Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 39:603-4. 2011
    ..The technique has been used in 48 consecutive patients offering excellent early results...
  12. doi request reprint Repair of the calcified tricuspid aortic valve
    Paul P Urbanski
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Center Bad Neustadt, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:1724-6. 2010
    ..The technique is based on the fact that in degenerative calcified stenosis of the tricuspid aortic valve, the cusp-free margins remain mostly uncalcified, even in very severe calcification, making the repair feasible...
  13. ncbi request reprint Modified versus standard mechanical valved aortic conduit
    Paul P Urbanski
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Clinic, Herz und Gefaess Klinik, Salzburger Leite 1, Bad Neustadt 97616, Germany
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 13:53-7. 2005
    ..7 +/- 0.7 cm(2) versus 2.9 +/- 0.5 cm(2)). Early results showed a hemodynamic advantage of the modified conduit, with significantly lower transvalvular gradients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cannulation of the left common carotid artery for proximal aortic repair
    Paul P Urbanski
    Herz und Gefaess Klinik, Salzburger Leite 1, 97616 Bad Neustadt, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:887-8. 2003
  15. ncbi request reprint Aortic root replacement versus aortic valve replacement: a case-match study
    P P Urbanski
    Herz und Gefaess Klinik, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 72:28-32. 2001
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  16. ncbi request reprint Valved stentless composite graft: clinical outcomes and hemodynamic characteristics
    Paul P Urbanski
    Herz und Gefaess Klinik, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 75:467-71. 2003
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate the postoperative hemodynamic characteristics and clinical outcomes after implantation of this device...
  17. doi request reprint Aortic root reconstruction using new vascular graft
    Paul P Urbanski
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Center Bad Neustadt, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 8:187-90. 2009
    ..It provides very good surgical handling and leads to excellent early and intermediate functional results...
  18. doi request reprint Ascending-to-descending bypass for simultaneous surgery of aortic coarctation with other cardiac pathologies
    W Reents
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Clinic Bad Neustadt, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 60:210-4. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the results after simultaneous surgery performed via median sternotomy and consisting of extra-anatomical ascending-to-descending aortic bypass and various other cardiac procedures...
  19. ncbi request reprint Replacement of the aortic valve and ascending aorta with a valved stentless composite graft: technical considerations and early clinical results
    P P Urbanski
    Herz und Gefäss Klinik, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 70:17-20. 2000
    ..A composite graft with a stentless valve, such as we describe in this article, avoids this problem, because in case of reoperation only the valve cusps need to be resected and the tube graft may be left in place...
  20. ncbi request reprint Femoral versus aortic cannulation for surgery of chronic ascending aortic aneurysm
    Fitsum Lakew
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Center Bad Neustadt, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:84-8. 2005
    ..In this study, the impact of the arterial cannulation site on the perioperative results after proximal aortic surgery is evaluated...
  21. ncbi request reprint Stentless valved composite graft for replacement of the aortic valve and ascending aorta
    P P Urbanski
    Herz und Gefäss Klinik, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Med Sci Monit 7:899-902. 2001
    ..Conduits with biological valves are rarely used for aortic root replacement because of technical problems when degeneration of the valve prosthesis requires reoperation. A composite graft as described could likely avoid this problem...
  22. ncbi request reprint Complete aortic root replacement in patients with small aortic annulus
    Paul P Urbanski
    Herz und Gefaess Klinik, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 73:725-8; discussion 728-9. 2002
    ..We evaluated the effectiveness of our surgical method using a modified self-assembled valved composite graft in patients with a narrow aortic annulus...
  23. doi request reprint New vascular graft for simplification of the aortic valve reimplantation technique
    Paul P Urbanski
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Center Bad Neustadt, 97616 Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 7:552-4. 2008
    ..The new aortic root graft simplifies aortic root repair using the valve reimplantation technique, and despite its straight form, allows easy restoration of the aortic root, which fits perfectly with patients' anatomy...
  24. ncbi request reprint Carotid artery cannulation in aortic surgery
    Paul P Urbanski
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Clinic Bad Neustadt, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:1398-403. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate this method's efficiency regarding postoperative outcomes after the first 100 procedures...
  25. ncbi request reprint Carotid artery cannulation in acute aortic dissection with malperfusion
    Paul P Urbanski
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Clinic Bad Neustadt, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:1398-9. 2006
  26. ncbi request reprint Is extended aortic replacement in acute type A dissection justifiable?
    Paul P Urbanski
    Herz und Gefaess Klinik, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 75:525-9. 2003
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Replacement of valve prosthesis within aortic composite graft
    Paul P Urbanski
    Cardiovascular Clinic Bad Neustadt, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:2024-5. 2009
    ..The patient underwent re-do surgery consisting of coronary artery bypass grafting, mitral valve replacement, and replacement of the valve prosthesis within the aortic conduit, which I believe is the first report of such a procedure...
  28. ncbi request reprint Atresia of the right vertebral artery in a patient with acute aortic dissection
    Steffen Altmann
    Herz und Gefaess Klinik, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:1465-7. 2004
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Simultaneous surgery of the aortic valve and sternal osteomyelitis
    Paul P Urbanski
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Center Bad Neustadt, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:987-9. 2009
    ..Both pathologies were approached simultaneously by sternal resection, omental plasty, and valve replacement, which led to favorable primary and mid-term result...
  30. ncbi request reprint When is total aortic arch replacement indicated in patients with acute aortic dissection?
    Paul P Urbanski
    Clinic of Cardiosurgery, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Med Sci Monit 8:CR165-8. 2002
    ..The purpose of this preliminary study was to evaluate the effectiveness of our surgical strategy for acute aortic dissection with special emphasis on curative resection of the dissected segments of the aorta...
  31. ncbi request reprint Stenosed kinking of the left main coronary artery combined with an aneurysm of the ascending aorta
    Paul P Urbanski
    Herz und Gefäss Klinik, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 73:1979-81. 2002
    ..An elective complete ascending aorta replacement using a valved composite graft was performed along with a shortening and direct implantation of the left main coronary artery. The right coronary artery was reimplanted as a Carrel-button...
  32. ncbi request reprint Valved stentless composite graft 35
    Paul P Urbanski
    Ann Thorac Surg 73:695-6. 2002
  33. ncbi request reprint Intramural hematoma of the ascending aorta: a form of aortic dissection with the highest risk?
    Paul P Urbanski
    Circulation 109:e70; author reply e70. 2004
  34. ncbi request reprint Retrograde extension of type B dissection after endovascular stent graft repair
    Paul P Urbanski
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 21:767-8; author reply 768-9. 2002
  35. ncbi request reprint Surgical one-stage approach for coronary artery disease and occlusive disease of all aortic arch branches
    Fitsum Lakew
    Herz und Gefaess Klinik, Salzburger Leite 1, 97616, Bad Neustadt, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 25:293-5. 2004
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Aortic valved conduit with a stented xenograft
    Paul P Urbanski
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:385; author reply 386-6. 2004