K Bando

Summary

Affiliation: National Cardiovascular Center
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Early and late stroke after mitral valve replacement with a mechanical prosthesis: risk factor analysis of a 24-year experience
    Ko Bando
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, 5 7 1 Fujishirodai, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:358-64. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary
    Ko Bando
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, 5 7 1 Fujishirodai, Suita, Osaka, 565 8565, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:28. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Evolution of the Fontan procedure in a single center
    K Bando
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 69:1873-9. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of preoperative and postoperative atrial fibrillation on outcome after mitral valvuloplasty for nonischemic mitral regurgitation
    Ko Bando
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, 5 7 1 Fujishirodai, Suita, Osaka 565 8565, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 129:1032-40. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Dynamic changes of endothelin-1, nitric oxide, and cyclic GMP in patients with congenital heart disease
    K Bando
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James W Riley Hospital for Children and Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis 46202 5123, USA
    Circulation 96:II-346-51. 1997
  6. ncbi request reprint Ten-year experience of chordal replacement with expanded polytetrafluoroethylene in mitral valve repair
    J Kobayashi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan
    Circulation 102:III30-4. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Eight-year experience of combined valve repair for mitral regurgitation and maze procedure
    Junjiro Kobayashi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan
    J Heart Valve Dis 11:165-71; discussion 171-2. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint A morphologic study of Carpentier-Edwards pericardial xenografts in the mitral position exhibiting primary tissue failure in adults in comparison with Ionescu-Shiley pericardial xenografts
    H Machida
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 122:649-55. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Durability and outcome of aortic valve replacement with mitral valve repair versus double valve replacement
    Masaki Hamamoto
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 75:28-33; discussion 33-4. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint [Tricuspid valve replacement using right heart bypass in patient with liver cirrhosis]
    T Uchida
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan
    Kyobu Geka 54:132-5. 2001

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Publications49

  1. ncbi request reprint Early and late stroke after mitral valve replacement with a mechanical prosthesis: risk factor analysis of a 24-year experience
    Ko Bando
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, 5 7 1 Fujishirodai, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:358-64. 2003
    ..We evaluated risk factors for mortality and stroke after mechanical mitral valve replacement between May 1977 and December 2001...
  2. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary
    Ko Bando
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, 5 7 1 Fujishirodai, Suita, Osaka, 565 8565, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:28. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Evolution of the Fontan procedure in a single center
    K Bando
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 69:1873-9. 2000
    ..Surgical approaches to single ventricle variants include staged, fenestrated, and completed Fontan operations. This study compares outcomes with these modifications of the Fontan operation at a single center...
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of preoperative and postoperative atrial fibrillation on outcome after mitral valvuloplasty for nonischemic mitral regurgitation
    Ko Bando
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, 5 7 1 Fujishirodai, Suita, Osaka 565 8565, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 129:1032-40. 2005
    ..We sought to determine the impact of preoperative or postoperative atrial fibrillation on survival, stroke, and cardiac function after mitral valvuloplasty for mitral regurgitation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Dynamic changes of endothelin-1, nitric oxide, and cyclic GMP in patients with congenital heart disease
    K Bando
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James W Riley Hospital for Children and Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis 46202 5123, USA
    Circulation 96:II-346-51. 1997
    ..Pulmonary hypertension causes major morbidity and mortality after congenital heart surgery, but its mechanism remains unclear...
  6. ncbi request reprint Ten-year experience of chordal replacement with expanded polytetrafluoroethylene in mitral valve repair
    J Kobayashi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan
    Circulation 102:III30-4. 2000
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Eight-year experience of combined valve repair for mitral regurgitation and maze procedure
    Junjiro Kobayashi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan
    J Heart Valve Dis 11:165-71; discussion 171-2. 2002
    ..In this study, mid-term results of combined mitral valve repair and the maze procedure were examined...
  8. ncbi request reprint A morphologic study of Carpentier-Edwards pericardial xenografts in the mitral position exhibiting primary tissue failure in adults in comparison with Ionescu-Shiley pericardial xenografts
    H Machida
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 122:649-55. 2001
    ..We sought to investigate the durability and mechanism of the Carpentier-Edwards pericardial xenograft in the mitral position in comparison with that of the Ionescu-Shiley pericardial xenograft...
  9. ncbi request reprint Durability and outcome of aortic valve replacement with mitral valve repair versus double valve replacement
    Masaki Hamamoto
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 75:28-33; discussion 33-4. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate morbidity and mortality after double valve replacement (DVR) and aortic valve replacement with mitral valve repair (AVR + MVP)...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Tricuspid valve replacement using right heart bypass in patient with liver cirrhosis]
    T Uchida
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan
    Kyobu Geka 54:132-5. 2001
    ..Although the mortality of the TVR in the patient with cirrhosis remains still high, this new technique seems to provide better outcome in this kind of patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Modification of bicaval anastomosis technique for orthotopic heart transplantation
    S Kitamura
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 72:1405-6. 2001
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  12. ncbi request reprint Effect of maze procedure in patients with atrial fibrillation undergoing valve replacement
    Ko Bando
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    J Heart Valve Dis 11:719-24; discussion 725. 2002
    ..The study aim was to elucidate the impact of the maze procedure on late outcome after valve replacement...
  13. ncbi request reprint The impact of mitral valve surgery combined with maze procedure
    Akinobu Itoh
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, 5 7 1 Fujishirodai, Suita, Osaka 565 8565, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:1030-5. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to review the 13-year experience of these combined procedures and to identify the risk factors and late outcomes of successful maze procedures compared to failed maze procedures...
  14. ncbi request reprint The effect of cryo-maze procedure on early and intermediate term outcome in mitral valve disease: case matched study
    Hiroyuki Nakajima
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan
    Circulation 106:I46-I50. 2002
    ..In a last several years, cryoablation was substituted for atrial incision in many reports to simplify the maze procedure. However, there has been no comparative study to delineate the feasibility of the use of cryoablation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Redo off-pump coronary bypass grafting with arterial grafts for Kawasaki disease
    Kaoru Matsuura
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, 5 7 1 Fujishirodai, Suita, Osaka 565 8565, Japan
    Heart Vessels 21:361-4. 2006
    ..Off-pump total arterial revascularization is a safe and less invasive procedure at the time of redo operation, even for patients with Kawasaki disease...
  16. ncbi request reprint Early adaptation of the left internal thoracic artery as a blood source of y-composite radial artery grafts in off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
    Osamu Tagusari
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Heart Surg Forum 6:E93-8. 2003
    ..However, the early flow reserve of the left internal thoracic artery (LITA) as a blood source of the Y-composite RA graft has not been delineated...
  17. ncbi request reprint Serial changes in serum VEGF and HGF in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    T Soeki
    Department of Cardiology, Clinical Research Institute, Zentsuji National Hospital, Zentsuji, Japan
    Cardiology 93:168-74. 2000
    ..We hypothesized that the serum VEGF level is associated with preinfarction ischemia and the increase in VEGF and HGF on day 7 of AMI may represent a response to acute inflammation...
  18. ncbi request reprint Fibrinolytic factors, serum lipid and C-reactive protein predicting cardiac events in Japanese patients with coronary atherosclerotic lesions
    T Soeki
    Department of Cardiology and Clinical Research Institute, Zentsuji National Hospital, Zentsuji City, Kagawa, Japan
    Jpn Circ J 63:976-80. 1999
    ..The prognostic role of CRP in cardiac events was related to a low level of HDL-C...
  19. ncbi request reprint Role of circulating vascular endothelial growth factor and hepatocyte growth factor in patients with coronary artery disease
    T Soeki
    Department of Cardiology and Clinical Research Institute, National Zentsuji Hospital, Kagawa, Japan
    Heart Vessels 15:105-11. 2000
    ..These results suggest that the serum VEGF concentration may reflect myocardial ischemia to a greater degree than the serum HGF concentration...
  20. ncbi request reprint Rationale for off-pump coronary revascularization to small branches--angiographic study of 1,283 anastomoses in 408 patients
    Kaoru Matsuura
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:1530-4. 2004
    ..In the present study we evaluated the graft patency and quality of anastomoses to small coronary arteries by early postoperative angiography...
  21. ncbi request reprint Should the transverse aortic arch be replaced simultaneously with aortic root replacement for annuloaortic ectasia in Marfan syndrome?
    Osamu Tagusari
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 127:1373-80. 2004
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Rationale of off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting for left main trunk disease
    Satsuki Fukushima
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan
    Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 52:560-6. 2004
    ..This study examined the safety of OPCAB for LMT disease compared with conventional coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Accelerated graft disease in a composite saphenous vein with internal thoracic artery in a chronic renal dialysis patient
    Satsuki Fukushima
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 52:372-4. 2004
    ..However, angiography 7 months after the operation revealed complete obstruction of the SV graft when he was admitted because of recurrent anginal pain...
  24. ncbi request reprint Total arterial off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting for revascularization of the total coronary system: clinical outcome and angiographic evaluation
    Osamu Tagusari
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:1304-11; discussion 1304-11. 2004
    ..We assessed the clinical outcome and conducted an angiographic study of total arterial off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting for revascularization of the total coronary system...
  25. ncbi request reprint Competitive flow in arterial composite grafts and effect of graft arrangement in Off-Pump coronary revascularization
    Hiroyuki Nakajima
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, 5 7 1 Fujishirodai, Suita, Osaka 565 8565, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:481-6. 2004
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Total arterial off-pump coronary revascularization with only internal thoracic artery and composite radial artery grafts
    Junjiro Kobayashi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Heart Surg Forum 6:30-7. 2002
    ..We evaluated the initial experience with this method by clinical and angiographic study...
  27. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of aortic regurgitation due to Takayasu arteritis: long-term morbidity and mortality
    Kaoru Matsuura
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Circulation 112:3707-12. 2005
    ..The goal of this retrospective study was to determine the late outcome of surgical treatment for aortic valve regurgitation due to Takayasu arteritis and correlate it with evidence of inflammation on pathological examination...
  28. ncbi request reprint Functional angiographic evaluation of individual, sequential, and composite arterial grafts
    Hiroyuki Nakajima
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery and Cardiology, National Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:807-14. 2006
    ..To help optimize graft arrangement, we examined the effects of target vessel characteristics, conduit type, and interactions between the target vessels on the occurrence of flow reversal or occlusion...
  29. ncbi request reprint Perioperative advantages of off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
    Michiko Ishida
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Japan
    Circ J 66:795-9. 2002
    ..There was no significant difference in graft patency between the groups (95.6% vs 94.9%). OPCAB reduced the mortality and morbidity of coronary revascularization, with a shorter operating time and more rapid recovery from surgery...
  30. ncbi request reprint Impact of Cox maze procedure on outcome in patients with atrial fibrillation and mitral valve disease
    Ko Bando
    Departments of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 124:575-83. 2002
    ..We sought to determine whether the Cox maze procedure provides additional benefit to patients with atrial fibrillation undergoing mitral valve operations...
  31. ncbi request reprint Multiple off-pump coronary revascularization with "aorta no-touch " technique using composite and sequential methods
    Junjiro Kobayashi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Heart Surg Forum 5:114-8. 2002
    ..In the present study, we report the initial results of an "aorta no-touch " technique using an in-situ graft and composite and sequential grafting methods...
  32. ncbi request reprint Consequence of atrial fibrillation and the risk of embolism after percutaneous mitral commissurotomy: the necessity of the maze procedure
    Hiroyuki Nakajima
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:800-5; discussion 805-6. 2004
    ..We sought to investigate the incidence and risk of embolism after percutaneous balloon mitral commissurotomy (PMC) and delineated the necessity of the maze procedure in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Adrenomedullin in patients at high risk for pulmonary hypertension
    P Vijay
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis 46202 5125, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 66:500-5. 1998
    ..Adrenomedullin is a newly identified peptide with profound hypotensive effects. We investigated perioperative adrenomedullin levels among patients with congenital heart disease with and without pulmonary hypertension...
  34. ncbi request reprint Late outcomes after isolated coronary artery bypass grafting for ischemic mitral regurgitation
    Satsuki Fukushima
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 53:354-60. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study is to elucidate late outcomes after isolated CABG for moderate IMR and to assess the indication of combined MV surgery...
  35. ncbi request reprint Early results of complete off-pump coronary revascularization using left internal thoracic artery with composite radial artery
    Yoshitsugu Nakamura
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, 5 7 1 Fujishirodai, Suita, Osaka 565 8565, Japan
    Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 51:10-5. 2003
    ..Off-pump coronary artery bypass (OPCAB) using the left internal thoracic artery (LITA) with a composite radial artery (RA) was employed for arterial revascularization in order to minimize neurological complication...
  36. ncbi request reprint Maze procedure in the Marfan syndrome
    Hiroyuki Nakajima
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 125:1539-40. 2003
  37. ncbi request reprint [Developing the best and the brightest in academic surgery for next generation]
    K Bando
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan
    Nippon Geka Gakkai Zasshi 102:274-6. 2001
    ..The training system should be further refined, and a sufficient number of positions with appropriate remuneration must be mode available...
  38. ncbi request reprint Failure to prevent progressive dilation of ascending aorta by aortic valve replacement in patients with bicuspid aortic valve: comparison with tricuspid aortic valve
    Hisayo Yasuda
    Department of Cardiology, National Cardiovascular Center, 5 7 1 Fujishiro dai, Suita, Osaka 565 8565, Japan
    Circulation 108:II291-4. 2003
    ..Patients with bicuspid aortic valve (BAV) have been frequently complicated with ascending aortic dilation possibly because of hemodynamic burdens by aortic stenosis (AS) or regurgitation (AR) or congenital fragility of the aortic wall...
  39. ncbi request reprint Early results of off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting for patients on chronic renal dialysis
    Satsuki Fukushima
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 53:186-92. 2005
    ..Off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting (OPCAB) may become a good option for these patients. In this study, early results as well as surgical techniques of OPCAB in dialysis patients were analyzed compared with non-dialysis patients...
  40. pmc Mechanism of improvement in exercise capacity after the maze procedure combined with mitral valve surgery
    S Yuda
    Division of Cardiology, National Cardiovascular Centre, Osaka, Japan
    Heart 90:64-9. 2004
    ..To clarify the mechanism of improvement in exercise capacity after the maze procedure...
  41. ncbi request reprint Pericardiectomy for constrictive pericarditis using the harmonic scalpel
    T Uchida
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 72:924-5. 2001
    ..This new device has many advantages including no muscular stimulation, low heat, a smokeless field, and easy hemostasis. The Harmonic Scalpel is beneficial for dissection of thickened pericardium...
  42. ncbi request reprint Infective endocarditis and pseudoaneurysm: fatal complications of mitral annular calcification
    Tomohiro Tsunekawa
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Fujishirodai, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:1881-2. 2006
    ..We present a case of successful surgical repair for infected mitral valve and left ventricular pseudoaneurysm, which can be fatal complications of mitral annular calcification...
  43. ncbi request reprint Coronary embolism and subsequent myocardial abscess complicating ventricular aneurysm and tachycardia
    Iki Adachi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:2366-8. 2005
    ..We considered that our operation was effective and feasible in such an occurrence...
  44. ncbi request reprint Off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting using only arterial grafts in elderly patients
    Kaoru Matsuura
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:144-8. 2005
    ..This study aimed to elucidate the safety and feasibility of off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting with only arterial grafts for elderly patients...
  45. ncbi request reprint Off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting for acute myocardial infarction
    Hideaki Takai
    Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Fujishirodai, Suita, Japan
    Circ J 70:1303-6. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the surgical results of off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting (OPCAB) for patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) within 14 days of the infarction...
  46. ncbi request reprint Comparison of off-pump and on-pump coronary artery bypass grafting in midterm results
    Michiko Ishida
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, 5 7 1 Fujishiro dai, Suita, Osaka 565 8565, Japan
    Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 52:240-6. 2004
    ..We examined midterm results of OPCAB compared with standard CABG...
  47. ncbi request reprint Plasma atrial natriuretic peptide concentration inversely correlates with left atrial collagen volume fraction in patients with atrial fibrillation: plasma ANP as a possible biochemical marker to predict the outcome of the maze procedure
    Fumiki Yoshihara
    National Cardiovascular Center Research Institute, Suita, Japan
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:288-94. 2002
    ..We hypothesized that the plasma atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP) level reflects atrial degenerative change and may predict the outcome of the maze procedure...
  48. ncbi request reprint Huge saccular aneurysm in a coronary-pulmonary fistula fed by the left and right coronary arteries
    Keiji Hirooka
    Cardiovascular Division, Osaka National Hospital, Japan
    Circ J 66:525-7. 2002
    ..Histological study of the aneurysmal wall did not reveal atherosclerotic change but instead cystic medial necrosis, although there was no other clinical manifestation associated with this...
  49. ncbi request reprint The Ross procedure performed in the setting of congenitally bifoliate aortic valve with anomalous right coronary artery
    Masayuki Morikawa
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Hokkaido 060 8543, Japan
    Cardiol Young 15:213-5. 2005
    ..Both coronary arteries were reimplanted using a single arterial button...