Paul Kurlansky

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Publications

  1. doi Bilateral internal mammary artery grafting reverses the negative influence of gender on outcomes of coronary artery bypass grafting surgery
    Paul A Kurlansky
    Florida Heart Research Institute, Miami, FL 33137, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 44:54-63. 2013
  2. pmc Coronary artery revascularization evaluation--a multicenter registry with seven years of follow-up
    Paul Kurlansky
    Florida Heart Research Institute, Miami, FL 33140, USA
    J Am Heart Assoc 2:e000162. 2013
  3. doi Do octogenarians benefit from coronary artery bypass surgery: a question with a rapidly changing answer?
    Paul Kurlansky
    Florida Heart Research Institute, Miami, Florida, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 27:611-9. 2012
  4. doi Bilateral internal mammary artery grafting enhances survival in diabetic patients: a 30-year follow-up of propensity score-matched cohorts
    Malcolm J Dorman
    Florida Medical Center, Tenet Healthcare Corp, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
    Circulation 126:2935-42. 2012
  5. doi Quality, not volume, determines outcome of coronary artery bypass surgery in a university-based community hospital network
    Paul A Kurlansky
    Florida Heart Research Institute, Miami, Miami FL 33140, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 143:287-93. 2012
  6. doi Absence of cognitive decline one year after coronary bypass surgery: comparison to nonsurgical and healthy controls. Invited commentary
    Paul Kurlansky
    Florida Heart Research Institute, 4770 Biscayne Blvd, Suite 500, Miami, FL 33137, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:1578. 2008
  7. ncbi Surgical management of aortic valve disease in elderly patients with and without coronary artery disease: influence on quality of life
    P A Kurlansky
    Miami Heart Research Institute, Miami Beach, FL 33137, USA
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 48:215-26. 2007
  8. doi Thirty-year experience with bilateral internal thoracic artery grafting: where have we been and where are we going?
    Paul Kurlansky
    Florida Heart Research Institute, 4770 Biscayne Blvd, Suite 500, Miami, Florida, 33137, USA
    World J Surg 34:646-51. 2010
  9. ncbi Invited commentary
    Paul Kurlansky
    Miami Heart Research Institute, 4770 Biscayne Blvd, Suite 500, Miami, FL 33137, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:978. 2007
  10. ncbi The valve of choice in elderly patients and its influence on quality of life: a long-term comparative study
    Paul A Kurlansky
    Miami Heart Research Institute, Miami, Florida 33137, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 15:180-9; discussion 190. 2006

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  1. doi Bilateral internal mammary artery grafting reverses the negative influence of gender on outcomes of coronary artery bypass grafting surgery
    Paul A Kurlansky
    Florida Heart Research Institute, Miami, FL 33137, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 44:54-63. 2013
    ..Coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) has historically demonstrated higher hospital mortality in women compared with men. The influence of gender on long-term outcomes has not been clearly defined...
  2. pmc Coronary artery revascularization evaluation--a multicenter registry with seven years of follow-up
    Paul Kurlansky
    Florida Heart Research Institute, Miami, FL 33140, USA
    J Am Heart Assoc 2:e000162. 2013
    ..We undertook a prospective registry of coronary revascularization by CABG on- and off-pump and PCI with bare-metal stents (BMSs), DESs, or percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) to determine clinical outcomes...
  3. doi Do octogenarians benefit from coronary artery bypass surgery: a question with a rapidly changing answer?
    Paul Kurlansky
    Florida Heart Research Institute, Miami, Florida, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 27:611-9. 2012
    ..Increased mortality, morbidity, and expense in this high-risk group, with decreased longevity, present a growing challenge to our healthcare system...
  4. doi Bilateral internal mammary artery grafting enhances survival in diabetic patients: a 30-year follow-up of propensity score-matched cohorts
    Malcolm J Dorman
    Florida Medical Center, Tenet Healthcare Corp, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
    Circulation 126:2935-42. 2012
    ..Therefore, we studied the long-term results of BIMA versus SIMA grafting in a large population of diabetic patients in whom BIMA grafting was broadly applied...
  5. doi Quality, not volume, determines outcome of coronary artery bypass surgery in a university-based community hospital network
    Paul A Kurlansky
    Florida Heart Research Institute, Miami, Miami FL 33140, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 143:287-93. 2012
    ....
  6. doi Absence of cognitive decline one year after coronary bypass surgery: comparison to nonsurgical and healthy controls. Invited commentary
    Paul Kurlansky
    Florida Heart Research Institute, 4770 Biscayne Blvd, Suite 500, Miami, FL 33137, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:1578. 2008
  7. ncbi Surgical management of aortic valve disease in elderly patients with and without coronary artery disease: influence on quality of life
    P A Kurlansky
    Miami Heart Research Institute, Miami Beach, FL 33137, USA
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 48:215-26. 2007
    ..The feasibility of coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) concomitant with aortic valve replacement (AVR) is well established. However, its impact on long-term patient-perceived quality of life (QoL) in the elderly remains undefined...
  8. doi Thirty-year experience with bilateral internal thoracic artery grafting: where have we been and where are we going?
    Paul Kurlansky
    Florida Heart Research Institute, 4770 Biscayne Blvd, Suite 500, Miami, Florida, 33137, USA
    World J Surg 34:646-51. 2010
    ..Clinical challenges and technical advances are addressed. The future of BITA grafting is explored, both from a research perspective and from a clinical point of view...
  9. ncbi Invited commentary
    Paul Kurlansky
    Miami Heart Research Institute, 4770 Biscayne Blvd, Suite 500, Miami, FL 33137, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:978. 2007
  10. ncbi The valve of choice in elderly patients and its influence on quality of life: a long-term comparative study
    Paul A Kurlansky
    Miami Heart Research Institute, Miami, Florida 33137, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 15:180-9; discussion 190. 2006
    ..With improving patient survival, long-term quality of life (QOL) is a critical element in helping to resolve this controversy...
  11. ncbi Invited commentary
    Paul Kurlansky
    Miami Heart Research Institute, 4770 Biscayne Blvd, Suite 500, Miami, FL 33137, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:563. 2005
  12. doi Location of the second internal mammary artery graft does not influence outcome of coronary artery bypass grafting
    Paul A Kurlansky
    Florida Heart Research Institute, Miami, Florida 33137, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:1378-83; discussion 1383-4. 2011
    ..We, therefore, explored clinical outcomes in a large cohort of patients undergoing bilateral IMA grafting...
  13. ncbi The influence of coronary artery disease on quality of life after mechanical valve replacement
    Paul A Kurlansky
    Miami Heart Research Institute, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, Florida 33140, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 13:260-71. 2004
    ..Coronary artery disease (CAD) is known to impact negatively on long-term survival following valve replacement (VR). However, its influence on quality of life (QOL) remains undefined in patients with mechanical VR...
  14. ncbi Arterial grafting results in reduced operative mortality and enhanced long-term quality of life in octogenarians
    Paul A Kurlansky
    Miami Heart Research Institute, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, Florida 33140, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:418-26; discussion 427. 2003
    ..This study explores the influence of arterial revascularization on operative and long-term outcomes of coronary artery bypass grafting surgery...
  15. doi Periodic acceleration (pGz) prior to whole body ischemia reperfusion injury provides early cardioprotective preconditioning
    Jose A Adams
    Mt Sinai Medical Center, Division Neonatology, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA
    Life Sci 86:707-15. 2010
    ..We investigated whether pGz may be effective as an early preconditioning strategy when applied one hour prior to whole body ischemia reperfusion injury induced by ventricular fibrillation (VF)...
  16. doi Non-selective cyclooxygenase inhibition before periodic acceleration (pGz) cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in a porcine model of ventricular fibrillation
    Jorge A Bassuk
    Mt Sinai Medical Center, Division of Neonatology, 3 Blum, 4300 Alton Road, Miami Beach, FL 33140, United States
    Resuscitation 77:250-7. 2008
    ..Therefore, non-specific acute inhibition of COX in part blunts the salutary effects of pGz-CPR. These data suggest that prostaglandins in part are involved in the cardio protection induced by pGz during CPR...
  17. doi Acute effects of "delayed postconditioning" with periodic acceleration after asphyxia induced shock in pigs
    Jose A Adams
    Divisions of Neonatology, Mt Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, Florida 33140, USA
    Pediatr Res 64:533-7. 2008
    ..Delayed postconditioning with pGz ameliorates acute post resuscitation reperfusion injury and improves myocardial dysfunction after asphyxia-induced shock...
  18. ncbi Nitric oxide synthase isoform inhibition before whole body ischemia reperfusion in pigs: vital or protective?
    Jose A Adams
    Division of Neonatology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, FL 33140, United States
    Resuscitation 74:516-25. 2007
    ..Since cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in ventricular fibrillation (VF) is a model of whole body ischemia reperfusion injury, it provides an opportunity to assess the effects of NO from the three NOS isoforms...
  19. doi Whole body periodic acceleration (pGz) improves survival and allows for resuscitation in a model of severe hemorrhagic shock in pigs
    Jorge I Bassuk
    Division of Neonatology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, Florida 33140, USA
    J Surg Res 164:e281-9. 2010
    ..Based upon prior CPR investigations, we hypothesized that pGz instituted prior to and during hemorrhagic shock (HS) should improve survival...
  20. ncbi The effects of prostaglandin inhibition on whole-body ischemia-reperfusion in swine
    Hector Lozano
    Division of Cardiology, Mount Sinai Medical Center of Greater Miami, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 26:45-53. 2008
    ..Prostaglandins (PGs), particularly PGE2 and PGI2, have a salutary effect on myocardial ischemia-reperfusion-induced myocardial damage...
  21. doi Low-amplitude pulses to the circulation through periodic acceleration induces endothelial-dependent vasodilatation
    Arkady Uryash
    Deptartment of Research, Mt Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, FL 33410, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 106:1840-7. 2009
    ....
  22. doi Periodic acceleration (pGz) CPR in a swine model of asphyxia induced cardiac arrest. Short-term hemodynamic comparisons
    Jose A Adams
    Mt Sinai Medical Center, Division of Neonatology, Miami Beach, FL 33140, United States
    Resuscitation 77:132-8. 2008
    ..We investigated the feasibility of pGz in severe asphyxia cardiac arrest and assessed whether beneficial effects seen in the VF model of cardiac arrest could be realized...
  23. ncbi Different roles of nitric oxide synthase isoforms in cardiopulmonary resuscitation in pigs
    Dongmei Wu
    Department of Research, Divisions of Neonatology and Cardiology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA
    Resuscitation 73:144-53. 2007
    ..The present study has shown that cardiac arrest and resuscitation appears to be associated with a different expression of NOS isoforms which appear to affect resuscitation outcomes differently...
  24. pmc In vivo upregulation of nitric oxide synthases in healthy rats
    Heng Wu
    Divisions of Neonatology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA
    Nitric Oxide 21:63-8. 2009
    ..Such upregulation of eNOS and nNOS was still evident 24h after pGz. Further studies are needed to understand the biochemical and biomechanical signal transduction pathway for the observed NOS phenotype changed induced by pGz...
  25. doi Periodic acceleration (pGz) acutely increases endothelial and neuronal nitric oxide synthase expression in endomyocardium of normal swine
    Jose A Adams
    Mount Sinai Medical Center, Division of Neonatology 3 BLUM, 4300 Alton Road, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA
    Peptides 30:373-7. 2009
    ..In part, the protective effects of pGz are attributable to nitric oxide (NO). The purpose of this investigation was to determine whether pGz up-regulates NOS isoforms in the endomyocardium...
  26. doi Microcirculatory and therapeutic effects of whole body periodic acceleration (pGz) applied after cardiac arrest in pigs
    Jose A Adams
    Division of Neonatology, Mt Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, FL 33140, United States
    Resuscitation 82:767-75. 2011
    ....
  27. ncbi Echocardiographic comparison of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) using periodic acceleration (pGz) versus chest compression
    Guillermo Nava
    Divisions of Cardiology, Neonatology, Department of Research, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Heart Research Institute, 4300 Alton Road, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA
    Resuscitation 66:91-7. 2005
    ....
  28. doi Preconditioning with periodic acceleration (pGz) provides second window of cardioprotection
    Arkady Uryash
    Mount Sinai Medical Center, 4300 Alton Rd, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA
    Life Sci 91:178-85. 2012
    ..The current investigation was undertaken to determine whether or not pGz preconditioning can induce second window of protection (SWOP) cardioprotective affects in an in-vivo rat model of myocardial infarction...
  29. ncbi Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) using periodic acceleration (pGz) in an older porcine model of ventricular fibrillation
    Jose A Adams
    Department of Research, Divisions of Neonatology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Heart Research Institute, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA
    Resuscitation 60:327-34. 2004
    ..Further, pGz-CPR is associated with a lower incidence of periods of hemodynamic instability following ROSC than CONV-CPR...
  30. ncbi Post-resuscitation reperfusion injury: comparison of periodic Gz acceleration versus Thumper CPR
    Dongmei Wu
    Department of Research and Division of Neonatology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, 4300 Alton Road, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA
    Resuscitation 70:454-62. 2006
    ..Results from the present study demonstrate again that pGz-CPR is an effective method of cardiopulmonary resuscitation, with less post-reperfusion injury compared to TH-CPR...
  31. ncbi Periodic acceleration: effects on vasoactive, fibrinolytic, and coagulation factors
    Jose A Adams
    Mount Sinai Medical Center, Division of Neonatology, 3 Blum Bldg, 4300 Alton Rd, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 98:1083-90. 2005
    ..pG(z) has potential to achieve mediator-related benefits from the actions of nitric oxide and prostaglandins...
  32. doi Biological basis of neuroprotection and neurotherapeutic effects of Whole Body Periodic Acceleration (pGz)
    Jose A Adams
    Division of Neonatology and Department of Research, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, FL, United States Electronic address
    Med Hypotheses 82:681-7. 2014
    ..These findings suggest that WBPA (pGz) in addition to its well known beneficial cardiovascular effects can be a simple non-invasive neuroprotective and neurotherapeutic strategy with far reaching health benefits. ..
  33. ncbi Survival and normal neurological outcome after CPR with periodic Gz acceleration and vasopressin
    Jose A Adams
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Research, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA
    Resuscitation 56:215-21. 2003
    ..Neurological outcome after pGz-CPR was compared to a control group where no intervention occurred for the same time period (C-NoInterv)...
  34. pmc Influence of diet on visceral adipose remodeling in NONcNZO10 mice with polygenic susceptibility for type 2 diabetes
    Nikhil C Adi
    Department of Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:2142-6. 2012
    ..Two-way ANOVA confirmed strongly interactive roles of diet and genetics on fat deposition and progression of type 2 diabetes in this polygenic mouse model...
  35. pmc An essential role for diet in exercise-mediated protection against dyslipidemia, inflammation and atherosclerosis in ApoE⁻/⁻ mice
    Liliana Cesar
    Department of Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology and the Vascular Biology Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e17263. 2011
    ..Using atherosclerosis-prone ApoE-null mice we sought to determine whether the benefits of exercise for arterial disease are dependent on the food source of the additional calories...
  36. ncbi Impact of community-wide police car deployment of automated external defibrillators on survival from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Robert J Myerburg
    Division of Cardiology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Fla 33101, USA
    Circulation 106:1058-64. 2002
    ..Disappointing survival rates from out-of-hospital cardiac arrests encourage strategies for faster defibrillation, such as use of automated external defibrillators (AEDs) by nonconventional responders...