Farid Gharagozloo

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Robot-assisted lobectomy for early-stage lung cancer: report of 100 consecutive cases
    Farid Gharagozloo
    Washington Institute of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:380-4. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Robot-assisted thoracoscopic lobectomy for early-stage lung cancer
    Farid Gharagozloo
    Washington Institute of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:1880-5; discussion 1885-6. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Postpneumonectomy and postlobectomy empyema
    Farid Gharagozloo
    Washington Institute of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The George Washington University Medical Center, 2175 K Street NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Thorac Surg Clin 16:215-22. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Outpatient management of post-pneumonectomy and post-lobectomy empyema using the vacuum-assisted closure system
    Faisal Al-Mufarrej
    The George Washington University Medical Center, 2300 Eye Street N W, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Surg Today 40:711-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint From Jacobeaus to the da Vinci: thoracoscopic applications of the robot
    Faisal Al-Mufarrej
    Department of Surgery, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington DC 20037, USA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 20:1-9. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Robotic en bloc first-rib resection for Paget-Schroetter disease, a form of thoracic outlet syndrome: technique and initial results
    Farid Gharagozloo
    Washington Institute of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Innovations (Phila) 7:39-44. 2012
  7. pmc Novel thoracoscopic approach to posterior mediastinal goiters: report of two cases
    Faisal Al-Mufarrej
    The George Washington University Medical Center, Department of Surgery, 2300 Eye Street N, W, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Cardiothorac Surg 3:55. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Post-esophagectomy pseudomembranous inflammation of the interposed colon
    Faisal Al-Mufarrej
    George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 11:479-81. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Novel thoracoscopic approach to difficult posterior mediastinal tumors
    Faisal Al-Mufarrej
    The George Washington University Medical Center, 2300 Eye Street NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 58:636-9. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Spontaneous cervicothoracolumbar pneumorrhachis, pneumomediastinum and pneumoperitoneum
    Faisal Al-Mufarrej
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Clin Respir J 3:239-43. 2009

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Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Robot-assisted lobectomy for early-stage lung cancer: report of 100 consecutive cases
    Farid Gharagozloo
    Washington Institute of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:380-4. 2009
    ..This study describes a hybrid minimally invasive lobectomy procedure consisting of two phases: robotic vascular, hilar, and mediastinal dissection, and then VATS lobectomy...
  2. doi request reprint Robot-assisted thoracoscopic lobectomy for early-stage lung cancer
    Farid Gharagozloo
    Washington Institute of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:1880-5; discussion 1885-6. 2008
    ..We studied the use of the da Vinci surgical robot for mediastinal, hilar, and vascular dissection during video-assisted thoracic surgery lobectomy in patients with early-stage lung cancer...
  3. ncbi request reprint Postpneumonectomy and postlobectomy empyema
    Farid Gharagozloo
    Washington Institute of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The George Washington University Medical Center, 2175 K Street NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Thorac Surg Clin 16:215-22. 2006
    ..If at all possible, PLE should be managed as a postpneumonic empyema with prolonged chest tube drainage. The key to these conditions is prevention...
  4. doi request reprint Outpatient management of post-pneumonectomy and post-lobectomy empyema using the vacuum-assisted closure system
    Faisal Al-Mufarrej
    The George Washington University Medical Center, 2300 Eye Street N W, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Surg Today 40:711-8. 2010
    ..We studied the feasibility of outpatient therapy in this patient population using the vacuum-assisted closure (VAC) therapy system...
  5. doi request reprint From Jacobeaus to the da Vinci: thoracoscopic applications of the robot
    Faisal Al-Mufarrej
    Department of Surgery, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington DC 20037, USA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 20:1-9. 2010
    ..We review the available literature on robot-assisted thoracic surgery in attempt to better define the current role of the robot in pulmonary, mediastinal, and esophageal surgeries...
  6. doi request reprint Robotic en bloc first-rib resection for Paget-Schroetter disease, a form of thoracic outlet syndrome: technique and initial results
    Farid Gharagozloo
    Washington Institute of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Innovations (Phila) 7:39-44. 2012
    ..There are many controversies regarding the management of this disease. We report a safe, effective, minimally invasive robotic transthoracic approach for resection of the first rib...
  7. pmc Novel thoracoscopic approach to posterior mediastinal goiters: report of two cases
    Faisal Al-Mufarrej
    The George Washington University Medical Center, Department of Surgery, 2300 Eye Street N, W, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Cardiothorac Surg 3:55. 2008
    ..By virtue of 3 dimensional visualization, greater dexterity, and more accurate dissection, the Da Vinci robot, for the first time, enables a completely minimally invasive approach to the posterior superior mediastinum...
  8. doi request reprint Post-esophagectomy pseudomembranous inflammation of the interposed colon
    Faisal Al-Mufarrej
    George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 11:479-81. 2010
    ..We present the first reported case of PMC affecting the intrathoracic, interposed colon of an esophagectomy patient in the absence of inflammation of the in situ colon...
  9. doi request reprint Novel thoracoscopic approach to difficult posterior mediastinal tumors
    Faisal Al-Mufarrej
    The George Washington University Medical Center, 2300 Eye Street NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 58:636-9. 2010
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  10. doi request reprint Spontaneous cervicothoracolumbar pneumorrhachis, pneumomediastinum and pneumoperitoneum
    Faisal Al-Mufarrej
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Clin Respir J 3:239-43. 2009
    ..Mediastinal air is usually associated with subcutaneous emphysema, but rarely is it associated with pneumopericardium or pneumoperitoneum. The cause of pneumomediastinum is usually identifiable on history or radiology...
  11. ncbi request reprint Video-assisted thoracic surgery lobectomy for stage I lung cancer
    Farid Gharagozloo
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, George Washington University Medical Center, and VAMC, Washington, DC, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:1009-14; discussion 1014-5. 2003
    ..Issues include operative time, lymph node yield, conversion to thoracotomy, resource utilization, recurrence, complications, and survival...
  12. doi request reprint Robotic-assisted treatment of celiac artery compression syndrome: report of a case and review of the literature
    Mark Meyer
    Washington Institute of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Int J Med Robot 8:379-83. 2012
    ..The literature is reviewed, and a case of CACS is presented in which a robotic-assisted division of the median arcuate ligament (MAL) was performed...
  13. doi request reprint Proposed pathogenesis of Paget-Schroetter disease: impingement of the subclavian vein by a congenitally malformed bony tubercle on the first rib
    Farid Gharagozloo
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Washington Institute of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Clin Pathol 65:262-6. 2012
    ..To study and compare the anatomical and clinical pathology of first ribs in patients with Paget-Schroetter Disease (PSD) with first ribs in patients without the disease...
  14. doi request reprint Robot-assisted thoracoscopic resection of intralobar sequestration
    Faisal Al-Mufarrej
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Washington Institute of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 19:389-91. 2009
    ..Thus, in expert hands, such robotic technology is likely to result in less bleeding complications and less conversions to open surgery in cases of sequestration...
  15. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy before multimodality therapy in patients with esophageal cancer
    Marc Margolis
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, VAMC, Washington, DC, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:1694-7; discussion 1697-8. 2003
    ..Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) has not been widely used in esophageal cancer because of concerns about safety of dilatation, suitability of the stomach as an esophageal replacement, and potential for inoculation metastasis...
  16. ncbi request reprint Video-assisted thoracic surgical treatment of initial spontaneous pneumothorax in young patients
    Marc Margolis
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:1661-3; discussion 1663-4. 2003
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  17. doi request reprint The learning curve of robotic lobectomy
    Mark Meyer
    University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Int J Med Robot 8:448-52. 2012
    ..Robotic lobectomy has been shown to be feasible, safe and oncologically efficacious. The actual learning curve of robotic lobectomy has yet to be defined. This study was designed to define the learning curve of robotic lobectomy...
  18. pmc Spontaneous pneumomediastinum: diagnostic and therapeutic interventions
    Faisal Al-Mufarrej
    George Washington University Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Cardiothorac Surg 3:59. 2008
    ..The objective of this case series is to review our experience with spontaneous pneumomediastinum, review the available literature, and refine the current clinical approach to this uncommon condition...
  19. pmc Bronchial stump reinforcement with an azygous vein flap
    Faisal Al-Mufarrej
    The George Washington University Medical Center, Department of Surgery, 2300 Eye Street NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Cardiothorac Surg 4:22. 2009
    ..In this report, we describe an easy-to-adopt approach to azygous vein bronchial reinforcement...
  20. ncbi request reprint A novel robot-assisted technique for excision of a posterior mediastinal thyroid goiter: a combined cervico-mediastinal approach
    Eitan Podgaetz
    From the Washington Institute of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Innovations (Phila) 4:225-8. 2009
    ..Extension of the goiter into the posterior mediastinum is even less common. Transcervival approach to thyroid goiters in the posterior mediastinum can be difficult, necessitating a thoracotomy, with its associated morbidity...
  21. ncbi request reprint Cardiac surgery in patients infected with the human immunodeficiency virus
    Gregory D Trachiotis
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, VAMC, and George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:1114-8; discussion 1118. 2003
    ..Patients with HIV are consequently increasingly likely to present for cardiac surgery...