Mark Ruzmetov

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of pericardial bovine xenografts for right ventricular outflow tract reconstruction in children and young adults
    Mark Ruzmetov
    Children s Hospital of Illinois, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, Peoria, Illinois 63603, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 22:209-14. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Rational approach to surgical management of complex forms of double outlet right ventricle with modified Fontan operation
    Mark Ruzmetov
    James W Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 3:397-403. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Evolution of mitral valve replacement in children: a 40-year experience
    John W Brown
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:626-33; discussion 633. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Ross root dilation in adult patients: is preoperative aortic insufficiency associated with increased late autograft reoperation?
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, and Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:74-81; discussion 81. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Fate of the autograft and homograft following Ross aortic valve replacement: reoperative frequency, outcome, and management
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James W Riley Hospital for Children and Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 15:253-9; discusson 259-60. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Surgical results of arterial switch operation for Taussig-Bing anomaly: is position of the great arteries a risk factor?
    Mark D Rodefeld
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James W Riley Hospital for Children and Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:1451-7. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Decellularized versus standard cryopreserved valve allografts for right ventricular outflow tract reconstruction: a single-institution comparison
    Mark Ruzmetov
    Children Hospital of Illinois, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, Peoria, IL 63603, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 143:543-9. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Midterm results of Ross aortic valve replacement: a single-institution experience
    John W Brown
    Sections of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James W Riley Hospital for Children and Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:601-7; discussion 607-8. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint The Ross full root replacement in adults with bicuspid aortic valve disease
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 20:332-9; discussion 340. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Simultaneous apicoaortic conduit placement and mitral valve replacement in an adolescent with porcelain aorta, aortic stenosis, and mitral stenosis
    Jeremy L Herrmann
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:998-1000. 2009

Collaborators

  • Andrew C Fiore
  • Mark H Hoyer
  • John P Breinholt
  • Toshihiro Fukui
  • John W Fehrenbacher
  • John W Brown
  • Mark D Rodefeld
  • Mark W Turrentine
  • Palaniswamy Vijay
  • Osama Eltayeb
  • Yousuf Mahomed
  • Ali Shahriari
  • Steven H Todman
  • Okan Yurdakok
  • Nervin Fanous
  • Jeremy L Herrmann
  • Donald A Girod
  • Daniel Huynh
  • Jacob Miller
  • Benjamin W Deschner
  • S Adil Husain
  • Ali P Shahriari
  • John J Parent
  • Robert K Darragh
  • Yuji Okada
  • Marcus S Schamberger
  • Donald Girod

Detail Information

Publications43

  1. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of pericardial bovine xenografts for right ventricular outflow tract reconstruction in children and young adults
    Mark Ruzmetov
    Children s Hospital of Illinois, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, Peoria, Illinois 63603, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 22:209-14. 2013
    ..Herein, the authors' experience with pulmonary valve replacement (PVR) using a stented bovine pericardial xenograft late after previous RVOT surgery was reviewed...
  2. doi request reprint Rational approach to surgical management of complex forms of double outlet right ventricle with modified Fontan operation
    Mark Ruzmetov
    James W Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 3:397-403. 2008
    ..The aim of this report is to analyze the results and risk factors of the FO performed as an alternative to the biventricular repair of complex DORV...
  3. doi request reprint Evolution of mitral valve replacement in children: a 40-year experience
    John W Brown
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:626-33; discussion 633. 2012
    ..This report reviews our 40-year experience with pediatric mitral valve replacement (MVR) with respect to mortality, valve-related morbidity, and reoperation risk factors...
  4. doi request reprint Ross root dilation in adult patients: is preoperative aortic insufficiency associated with increased late autograft reoperation?
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, and Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:74-81; discussion 81. 2011
    ..Because of ongoing debate regarding the durability of this procedure, long-term follow-up in a large adult Ross experience might be of interest...
  5. ncbi request reprint Fate of the autograft and homograft following Ross aortic valve replacement: reoperative frequency, outcome, and management
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James W Riley Hospital for Children and Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 15:253-9; discusson 259-60. 2006
    ..The authors' institutional mid-term experience was reviewed to assess autograft and homograft hemodynamics, growth profile of the autograft, and reoperative frequency following Ross AVR...
  6. ncbi request reprint Surgical results of arterial switch operation for Taussig-Bing anomaly: is position of the great arteries a risk factor?
    Mark D Rodefeld
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James W Riley Hospital for Children and Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:1451-7. 2007
    ..This study identifies the impact of the position of the great arteries and use of a staged surgical approach on the outcome after the arterial switch operation in children with Taussig-Bing anomaly...
  7. doi request reprint Decellularized versus standard cryopreserved valve allografts for right ventricular outflow tract reconstruction: a single-institution comparison
    Mark Ruzmetov
    Children Hospital of Illinois, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, Peoria, IL 63603, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 143:543-9. 2012
    ..Decellularized cryopreserved valve allografts (SynerGraft, SG) are less immunogenetic and may be more durable. This study analyzed our results of RVOT reconstruction using SGs and compared it with the SCAs used during the same period...
  8. doi request reprint Midterm results of Ross aortic valve replacement: a single-institution experience
    John W Brown
    Sections of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James W Riley Hospital for Children and Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:601-7; discussion 607-8. 2009
    ..We reviewed our institutional midterm experience to assess autograft and homograft hemodynamics and reoperative frequency after Ross aortic valve replacement...
  9. ncbi request reprint The Ross full root replacement in adults with bicuspid aortic valve disease
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 20:332-9; discussion 340. 2011
    ..In younger patients, the Ross operation offers several advantages over conventional aortic valve replacement (AVR); however, the rationale of performing this procedure on adults in the face of BAVD have been questioned...
  10. doi request reprint Simultaneous apicoaortic conduit placement and mitral valve replacement in an adolescent with porcelain aorta, aortic stenosis, and mitral stenosis
    Jeremy L Herrmann
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:998-1000. 2009
    ..In cases in which the degree of aortic calcification pre-empts manipulation of the coronary ostia, an apicoaortic conduit may offer a viable solution to improve left ventricular outflow obstruction...
  11. ncbi request reprint Closed transventricular aortic valvotomy for critical aortic stenosis in neonates: outcomes, risk factors, and reoperations
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:236-42. 2006
    ..The optimal treatment, however, continues to be controversial and still has high morbidity and mortality in many centers. This study examined our late outcome, risks, and reoperations after the treatment of critical AS in neonates...
  12. ncbi request reprint Reoperative right ventricular outflow tract conduit reconstruction: risk analyses at follow up
    Mark D Rodefeld
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James W Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 17:119-26; discussion 126. 2008
    ..The authors' experience of conduit RVOT reconstruction was reviewed in order to assess the frequency of conduit replacement and to determine risk factors for conduit dysfunction and failure...
  13. ncbi request reprint Valved bovine jugular vein conduits for right ventricular outflow tract reconstruction in children: an attractive alternative to pulmonary homograft
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James W Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:909-16. 2006
    ..Recently a valve-containing bovine jugular vein (Contegra, Medtronic, Inc, Minneapolis, MN) was introduced for clinical trials for a variety of patients requiring RVOT reconstruction...
  14. ncbi request reprint The Ross-Konno procedure in children: outcomes, autograft and allograft function, and reoperations
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1301-6. 2006
    ..We reviewed our institutional midterm experience to assess autograft and homograft hemodynamics, and management after a Ross-Konno procedure...
  15. doi request reprint Recurrent coarctation: is surgical repair of recurrent coarctation of the aorta safe and effective?
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James W Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:1923-30; discussion 1930-1. 2009
    ..We reviewed our experience with surgical repair of recurrent coarctation of the aorta and compared it with our institutional experience with balloon aortoplasty...
  16. doi request reprint Does the degree of preoperative mitral regurgitation predict survival or the need for mitral valve repair or replacement in patients with anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery?
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Ind 46202 5123, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:743-8. 2008
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Lateral tunnel Fontan in the current era: is it still a good option?
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:556-62; discussion 562-3. 2010
    ..Given the current controversy regarding indications for a total extracardiac conduit Fontan, we reviewed the long-term outcomes after a LTF operation and compared them with recently published series using one or both techniques...
  18. doi request reprint Modification of the Ross aortic valve replacement to prevent late autograft dilatation
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 37:1002-7. 2010
    ..We present our early experience with reduction annuloplasty combined with prosthetic Dacron graft replacement of the aorta above the autograft to prevent late dilation after a Ross aortic root replacement...
  19. doi request reprint Right ventricular outflow tract reconstruction in Ross patients: does the homograft fare better?
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James W Riley Hospital for Children and Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:1607-12. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that durability of homograft RVOT reconstruction in the Ross AVR is improved secondary to orthotopic positioning and the ability to oversize the RV-PA homograft conduit in the Ross AVR...
  20. doi request reprint Rastelli operation for transposition of the great arteries with ventricular septal defect and pulmonary stenosis
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:188-93; discussion 193-4. 2011
    ..This report reviews our 20-year experience with the Rastelli procedure and attempts to compare our outcomes with those recently published using the Nikaidoh and REV procedures...
  21. ncbi request reprint Long-term results of apical aortic conduits in children with complex left ventricular outflow tract obstruction
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James W Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:2301-8. 2005
    ..This report summarizes our clinical experience with apical aortic conduits in children with an emphasis on hemodynamic results, reoperation, and long-term follow-up...
  22. doi request reprint Outcomes of interrupted aortic arch repair using the carotid artery turndown procedure
    Steven H Todman
    Department of Pediatrics Cardiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Ind, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 145:176-82. 2013
    ..Multiple surgical modalities exist to address this defect. We evaluate the long-term outcome of interrupted aortic arch with the left carotid artery turndown technique from a single institution...
  23. ncbi request reprint Incidence of and risk factors for pulmonary autograft dilation after Ross aortic valve replacement
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:1781-7; discussion 1787-9. 2007
    ..All consecutive adult and pediatric patients who underwent Ross procedure at our institution were retrospectively reviewed for autograft dilation...
  24. doi request reprint Performance of SynerGraft decellularized pulmonary homograft in patients undergoing a Ross procedure
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James W Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:416-22; discussion 422-3. 2011
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Right ventricular outflow tract reconstruction with a polytetrafluoroethylene monocusp valve: a twelve-year experience
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children and Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Ind 46202 5123, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:1336-43. 2007
    ..Polytetrafluoroethylene monocusp leaflets demonstrated favorable characteristics in our animal studies and have been applied to a variety of right ventricular outflow tract reconstructions at our institution...
  26. ncbi request reprint Operative results and outcomes in children with Shone's anomaly
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children and Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:1358-65. 2005
    ..This study reviews our results and outcomes in patients with staged repair for left ventricular outflow tract obstruction (LVOTO) and mitral valve reconstruction...
  27. ncbi request reprint Surgery for aortic stenosis in children: a 40-year experience
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James W Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:1398-411. 2003
    ..The indications for surgery and the surgical techniques for AS are well established. This report focuses on the early and long-term outcomes in children with AS over a 40-year period...
  28. ncbi request reprint Evolution of aortic valve replacement in children: a single center experience
    Mark Ruzmetov
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University Medical Center, 545 Barnhill Dr, EH 215, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5123, USA
    Int J Cardiol 113:194-200. 2006
    ..This has led many surgeons to the Ross procedure. This study outlines the evolution of our 30-year experience with AVR in children...
  29. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of absent pulmonary valve syndrome associated with bronchial obstruction
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:2221-6. 2006
    ..This retrospective study summarizes our 20-year experience of surgical treatment in patients with APVS...
  30. ncbi request reprint Outcomes in patients with interrupted aortic arch and associated anomalies: a 20-year experience
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James W Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, 545 Barnhill Dr, EH 215, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5123, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:666-73; discussion 673-4. 2006
    ..The surgical results for the repair of interrupted aortic arch (IAA) have evolved in recent years. We report our results for staged repair of this complex congenital malformation...
  31. ncbi request reprint Mitral valve replacement with Ross II technique: initial experience
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James W Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:502-7; discussion 507-8. 2006
    ..Pulmonary autograft mitral valve replacement (PA-MVR) was introduced clinically by Ross in 1967, but has been rarely utilized in North America and Europe. The aim of this study is to review our early experience with PA-MVR...
  32. doi request reprint The Ross-Konno is a high-risk procedure when compared with the Ross operation in children
    Mark Ruzmetov
    Children s Hospital of Illinois, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, Peoria, Illinois 63603, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:670-5. 2013
    ..A retrospective study was undertaken to compare the outcomes of Ross-Konno (RK) and the Ross (R) procedures including the need for reinterventions and long-term survival...
  33. ncbi request reprint Right ventricular outflow tract reconstruction with an allograft conduit in non-ross patients: risk factors for allograft dysfunction and failure
    John W Brown
    James W Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:655-63; discussion 663-4. 2005
    ..A retrospective evaluation of our experience with use of AC in non-Ross patients for reconstruction of the RVOT was conducted to determine the risk factors for failure...
  34. ncbi request reprint Staged surgical repair of functional single ventricle in infants with unobstructed pulmonary blood flow
    Mark D Rodefeld
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, James W Riley Hospital for Children, 545 Barnhill Dr, EH 215, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5123, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 27:949-55. 2005
    ..We reviewed our experience with primary PAB in the subset of patients with SV-UPBF to identify risk factors for subsequent palliative procedures and Fontan completion...
  35. doi request reprint Surgical strategies and outcomes in patients with supra-annular mitral ring: a single-institution experience
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5123, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 38:556-60. 2010
    ..Management of SMR remains an important therapeutic challenge. SMR constitutes a small but inadequately described subset that has a relatively good outcome with appropriate management...
  36. doi request reprint Autograft or allograft aortic root replacement in children and young adults with aortic valve disease: a single-center comparison
    Mark Ruzmetov
    Children s Hospital of Illinois, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, and University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, Peoria, Illinois
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:1604-11. 2012
    ....
  37. doi request reprint Surgical valvuloplasty versus balloon aortic dilation for congenital aortic stenosis: are evidence-based outcomes relevant?
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Pediatric Cardiology, James W Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5123, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:146-53; discussion 153-5. 2012
    ..Neonates less than 2 months of age were excluded from this comparison...
  38. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary arteriovenous malformations in children after the Kawashima operation
    John W Brown
    Indiana University School of Medicine, James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:1592-6. 2005
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Follow-up of surgical correction of aortic arch anomalies causing tracheoesophageal compression: a 38-year single institution experience
    Mark Ruzmetov
    Section of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5123, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 44:1328-32. 2009
    ..In this study, we report a description of our approach and review of our 38-year experience in patients surgically treated for vascular rings...
  40. doi request reprint Contegra versus pulmonary homografts for right ventricular outflow tract reconstruction: a ten-year single-institution comparison
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James W Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 2:541-9. 2011
    ..The BJV conduit is a good alternative in patients who require RVOT reconstruction. ..
  41. doi request reprint Anterior pericardial tracheoplasty for long-segment tracheal stenosis: long-term outcomes
    Nervin Fanous
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, 545 Barnhill Dr, EH 215, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5123, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 139:18-23; discussion 23-5. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to examine the long-term results of anterior pericardial tracheoplasty...
  42. doi request reprint Outcomes of double inlet left ventricle and similar morphologies: a single center comparison of initial pulmonary artery banding versus a norwood-type reconstruction
    Mark Ruzmetov
    Department of Surgery, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria and Children s Hospital of Illinois, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, Peoria, Illinois
    J Card Surg 28:569-75. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the outcomes of initial pulmonary artery banding (PAB) compared with the Norwood-type reconstruction in neonates...
  43. ncbi request reprint Surgical repair of congenital supravalvular aortic stenosis in children
    John W Brown
    Section of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James W Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5123, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 21:50-6. 2002
    ..Supravalvular aortic stenosis (SVAS) is an uncommon congenital cardiac anomaly characterized by varying degrees of left ventricular outflow tract obstruction beginning distal to the aortic valve...