Samer A M Nashef

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Validation of European System for Cardiac Operative Risk Evaluation (EuroSCORE) in North American cardiac surgery
    Samer A M Nashef
    Cardiothoracic Surgical Unit, Papworth Hospital, Papworth Everard, Cambridge CB3 8RE, UK
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 22:101-5. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Cardiac surgery in nonagenarians: single-centre series and review
    Mathew R Guilfoyle
    Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Gerontology 56:378-84. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Death in low-risk cardiac surgery: the failure to achieve a satisfactory cardiac outcome (FIASCO) study
    Darren H Freed
    Cardiothoracic Surgical Unit, Papworth Hospital, Cambridge CB3 8RE, UK
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 9:623-5. 2009
  4. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of cell salvage in routine cardiac surgery
    Andrew A Klein
    Department of Anaesthesia, Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, CB23 3RE, UK
    Anesth Analg 107:1487-95. 2008
  5. doi request reprint The current role of EuroSCORE
    Samer A M Nashef
    Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 24:11-2. 2012
  6. doi request reprint EuroSCORE II
    Samer A M Nashef
    Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 41:734-44; discussion 744-5. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint A case-control analysis of readmissions to the cardiac surgical intensive care unit
    Darryl A Chung
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Papworth Hospital, Cambridge CB3 8RE, UK
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 22:282-6. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of cardiac surgery in the elderly
    Nigel E Drury
    Papworth Hospital, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Cambridge CB3 8RE, UK
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 4:535-42. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Blood, sweat, toil, and tears of surgical training. Part I: Blood
    Andrew J Drain
    Department of Surgery, Papworth Hospital, Cambridge CB3 8RE, United Kingdom
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 15:307-9. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Is cardiac surgery now a geriatric specialty?
    Samer A M Nashef
    Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Crit Care Resusc 9:248-50. 2007

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Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Validation of European System for Cardiac Operative Risk Evaluation (EuroSCORE) in North American cardiac surgery
    Samer A M Nashef
    Cardiothoracic Surgical Unit, Papworth Hospital, Papworth Everard, Cambridge CB3 8RE, UK
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 22:101-5. 2002
    ..To assess the performance of the European System for Cardiac Operative Risk Evaluation (EuroSCORE) when applied in a North American cardiac surgical population...
  2. doi request reprint Cardiac surgery in nonagenarians: single-centre series and review
    Mathew R Guilfoyle
    Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Gerontology 56:378-84. 2010
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  3. doi request reprint Death in low-risk cardiac surgery: the failure to achieve a satisfactory cardiac outcome (FIASCO) study
    Darren H Freed
    Cardiothoracic Surgical Unit, Papworth Hospital, Cambridge CB3 8RE, UK
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 9:623-5. 2009
    ..Despite an extremely low mortality in the low-risk group FIASCO still accounts for nearly one-half of deaths. This suggests that mortality may be reduced even further as part of a quality improvement programme...
  4. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of cell salvage in routine cardiac surgery
    Andrew A Klein
    Department of Anaesthesia, Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, CB23 3RE, UK
    Anesth Analg 107:1487-95. 2008
    ....
  5. doi request reprint The current role of EuroSCORE
    Samer A M Nashef
    Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 24:11-2. 2012
    ..The current status of risk modeling is briefly reviewed with emphasis on the role of EuroSCORE in the current era...
  6. doi request reprint EuroSCORE II
    Samer A M Nashef
    Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 41:734-44; discussion 744-5. 2012
    ..To update the European System for Cardiac Operative Risk Evaluation (EuroSCORE) risk model...
  7. ncbi request reprint A case-control analysis of readmissions to the cardiac surgical intensive care unit
    Darryl A Chung
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Papworth Hospital, Cambridge CB3 8RE, UK
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 22:282-6. 2002
    ..To identify predictors of requirement for readmission to the intensive care unit (ICU) for patients undergoing cardiac surgery...
  8. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of cardiac surgery in the elderly
    Nigel E Drury
    Papworth Hospital, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Cambridge CB3 8RE, UK
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 4:535-42. 2006
    ..Recent advances may also provide surgical options for the emerging epidemics of cardiovascular disease affecting the elderly, atrial fibrillation and heart failure...
  9. ncbi request reprint Blood, sweat, toil, and tears of surgical training. Part I: Blood
    Andrew J Drain
    Department of Surgery, Papworth Hospital, Cambridge CB3 8RE, United Kingdom
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 15:307-9. 2007
    ..Cardiac surgical training can be achieved without an adverse effect on blood loss, but it may be associated with a higher rate of re-intervention for bleeding...
  10. ncbi request reprint Is cardiac surgery now a geriatric specialty?
    Samer A M Nashef
    Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Crit Care Resusc 9:248-50. 2007
    ..Current trends suggest that both the provision and range of cardiac surgical services for the elderly may increase further. Despite this, there is still evidence of reluctance in considering older patients for cardiac surgery...
  11. ncbi request reprint Preoperative risk prediction and intraoperative events in cardiac surgery
    Serban C Stoica
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Papworth Hospital, Papworth Everard, Cambridge CB3 8RE, UK
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 21:41-6. 2002
    ..To examine the relationship between preoperative risk prediction and intraoperative events...
  12. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary
    Samer A M Nashef
    Cardiothoracic Surgical Unit, Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, CB3 8RE United Kingdom
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:2088. 2006
  13. pmc FIASCO II failure to achieve a satisfactory cardiac outcome study: the elimination of system errors
    Shakil Farid
    Cardiothoracic Surgical Unit, Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 17:116-9. 2013
    ..The purpose of the current study was to re-audit outcomes in low-risk patients to see if improvements have been achieved...
  14. ncbi request reprint Logistic or additive EuroSCORE for high-risk patients?
    Philippe Michel
    University of Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 23:684-7; discussion 687. 2003
    ..To assess whether the use of the full logistic European System for Cardiac Operative Risk Evaluation (EuroSCORE) is superior to the standard additive EuroSCORE in predicting mortality in high-risk cardiac surgical patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cardiac surgery risk models: a position article
    David M Shahian
    Lahey Clinic, Burlington, Massachusetts 01805, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:1868-77. 2004
    ..Risk models may be used to assess the impact of specific predictors on outcome, to aid in patient counseling and treatment selection, to profile provider quality, and to serve as the basis of continuous quality improvement activities...
  16. doi request reprint Impact of cardiothoracic resident turnover on mortality after cardiac surgery: a dynamic human factor
    Jeffrey H Shuhaiber
    Papworth Hospital NHS Trust and MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Cambridge University, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:123-30; discussion 130-1. 2008
    ..The study was designed to determine whether cardiac surgical outcomes are affected during times of major turnover of cardiothoracic resident surgical staff and at the beginning versus the end of their training periods...
  17. ncbi request reprint Risk factor identification and mortality prediction in cardiac surgery using artificial neural networks
    Johan Nilsson
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:12-9. 2006
    ..This study aimed to develop a method to select risk variables and predict mortality after cardiac surgery by using artificial neural networks...
  18. ncbi request reprint Aortic valve replacement: is there an implant size variation across Europe?
    Emmanouil I Kapetanakis
    Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center, Athens, Greece
    J Heart Valve Dis 17:200-5. 2008
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Total arterial revascularization is safe: multicenter ten-year analysis of 71,470 coronary procedures
    Roger J F Baskett
    Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:1243-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the use of arterial revascularization and to compare the in-hospital mortality with other CABG grafting strategies...
  20. pmc Should surgeons take a break after an intraoperative death? Attitude survey and outcome evaluation
    Antony R Goldstone
    MRC Cancer Cell Unit, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 2XZ
    BMJ 328:379. 2004
    ..To investigate attitudes of cardiac surgeons and anaesthetists towards working immediately after an intraoperative death and to establish whether an intraoperative death affects the outcome of subsequent surgery...
  21. ncbi request reprint Risk modelling for heart valve disease
    Samer A M Nashef
    J Heart Valve Dis 16:107-8. 2007
  22. ncbi request reprint Regional differences in surgical heart valve disease in Europe: comparison between northern and southern subsets of the EuroSCORE database
    Francois Roques
    Hopital La Meynard, Fort de France, Martinique, French West Indies
    J Heart Valve Dis 12:1-6. 2003
    ..The study aim was to compare demographics, risk factors, procedures and outcome in valve surgery between European regions, using the EuroSCORE database...
  23. ncbi request reprint Risk assessment, league tables, and report cards: where is true quality monitoring?
    Samer A M Nashef
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:1748-9; author reply 1749. 2002
  24. ncbi request reprint Against the odds: long-term outcome of drastic-risk cardiac surgery
    Serban Stoica
    Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:1226-8. 2006