Fernando Hornero Sos

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. pmc A multicentre Spanish study for multivariate prediction of perioperative in-hospital cerebrovascular accident after coronary bypass surgery: the PACK2 score
    Fernando Hornero
    Servicio de Cirugia Cardiaca, Instituto Cardiovascular, Hospital General Universitario, Valencia, Spain
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 17:353-8; discussion 358. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Stroke after coronary artery bypass grafting: preoperative predictive accuracies of CHADS2 and CHA2DS2VASc stroke risk stratification schemes
    Fernando Hornero
    Cardiac Surgery Department, General University Hospital of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144:1428-35. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative cryoablation of atrial fibrillation with the old-fashioned cryode tips: a simple, effective, and inexpensive method
    Fernando Hornero
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Consorcio Hospital General Universitario de Valencia, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1408-11. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Analysis of the postoperative epicardial auriculogram after surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation: risk stratification of late recurrences
    Fernando Hornero
    Department of Cardiac Surgery of Consorcio Hospital General Universitario de Valencia, Valencia University, Valencia, Spain
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:1493-8. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint [Surgery ablation of atrial fibrillation with epicardial and endocardial biauricular radiofrequency: initial experience]
    Fernando Hornero Sos
    Servicios de Cirugía Cardíaca Hospital General Universitario de Valencia Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol 55:235-44. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Virtual vascular endoscopy for acute aortic dissection
    Fernando Hornero
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Hospital General Universitario de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:708-10. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint [Ablation of permanent atrial fibrillation in cardiac surgery. Short-term and mid-term results]
    Fernando Hornero Sos
    Servicio de Cirugia Cardiaca, Hospital General Universitario de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol 57:939-45. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Surgical ablation of permanent atrial fibrillation by means of maze radiofrequency: mid-term results
    Fernando Hornero
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University General Hospital of Valencia, Spain
    J Card Surg 19:383-8. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Atrial remodeling after mitral valve surgery in patients with permanent atrial fibrillation
    Fernando Hornero
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University General Hospital of Valencia, Spain
    J Card Surg 19:376-82. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint [Anatomic atrial remodeling after mitral valve surgery in permanent atrial fibrillation]
    Fernando Hornero Sos
    Servicio de Cirugía Cardíaca Hospital General Universitario Valencia España
    Rev Esp Cardiol 56:674-81. 2003

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Publications29

  1. pmc A multicentre Spanish study for multivariate prediction of perioperative in-hospital cerebrovascular accident after coronary bypass surgery: the PACK2 score
    Fernando Hornero
    Servicio de Cirugia Cardiaca, Instituto Cardiovascular, Hospital General Universitario, Valencia, Spain
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 17:353-8; discussion 358. 2013
    ..To develop a multivariate predictive risk score of perioperative in-hospital stroke after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) surgery...
  2. doi request reprint Stroke after coronary artery bypass grafting: preoperative predictive accuracies of CHADS2 and CHA2DS2VASc stroke risk stratification schemes
    Fernando Hornero
    Cardiac Surgery Department, General University Hospital of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144:1428-35. 2012
    ..This study analyzed the preoperative predictive abilities of the CHADS(2) and CHA(2)DS(2)VASc stroke scores in patients undergoing isolated coronary artery bypass grafting...
  3. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative cryoablation of atrial fibrillation with the old-fashioned cryode tips: a simple, effective, and inexpensive method
    Fernando Hornero
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Consorcio Hospital General Universitario de Valencia, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1408-11. 2007
    ..In this article we present a technique using old-fashioned cryodes for intraoperative treatment of atrial fibrillation and comment on its advantages and limitations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Analysis of the postoperative epicardial auriculogram after surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation: risk stratification of late recurrences
    Fernando Hornero
    Department of Cardiac Surgery of Consorcio Hospital General Universitario de Valencia, Valencia University, Valencia, Spain
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:1493-8. 2007
    ..We studied postoperative epicardial unipolar auriculograms to distinguish between high- and low-risk patients with late recurrence of atrial fibrillation...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Surgery ablation of atrial fibrillation with epicardial and endocardial biauricular radiofrequency: initial experience]
    Fernando Hornero Sos
    Servicios de Cirugía Cardíaca Hospital General Universitario de Valencia Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol 55:235-44. 2002
    ..This study presents our initial experience in treatment of chronic atrial fibrillation through radiofrequency performed in patients with surgical cardiac valvulopathies...
  6. ncbi request reprint Virtual vascular endoscopy for acute aortic dissection
    Fernando Hornero
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Hospital General Universitario de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:708-10. 2005
    ..We present a case of subacute aortic dissection with a preoperative virtual endoscopy of the aorta...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Ablation of permanent atrial fibrillation in cardiac surgery. Short-term and mid-term results]
    Fernando Hornero Sos
    Servicio de Cirugia Cardiaca, Hospital General Universitario de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol 57:939-45. 2004
    ..A number of different energy sources now available allow to easily create ablation lines in the atria. We describe our experience during the previous three years...
  8. ncbi request reprint Surgical ablation of permanent atrial fibrillation by means of maze radiofrequency: mid-term results
    Fernando Hornero
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University General Hospital of Valencia, Spain
    J Card Surg 19:383-8. 2004
    ..We report our experience with a biatrial pattern of lesions based on the use of epicardial and endocardial radiofrequency ablation in an effort to minimize maze procedure...
  9. ncbi request reprint Atrial remodeling after mitral valve surgery in patients with permanent atrial fibrillation
    Fernando Hornero
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University General Hospital of Valencia, Spain
    J Card Surg 19:376-82. 2004
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate the process of postoperative auricular remodeling in patients with permanent atrial fibrillation undergoing mitral surgery...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Anatomic atrial remodeling after mitral valve surgery in permanent atrial fibrillation]
    Fernando Hornero Sos
    Servicio de Cirugía Cardíaca Hospital General Universitario Valencia España
    Rev Esp Cardiol 56:674-81. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the process of postoperative atrial remodeling in patients with permanent atrial fibrillation who undergo mitral surgery...
  11. ncbi request reprint Thermal-electrical modeling for epicardial atrial radiofrequency ablation
    Enrique J Berjano
    Departamento de Ingenieria Electronica, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia Camino de Vera s n, Valencia, Spain
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 51:1348-57. 2004
    ..It was also proved that the presence of a fat layer between the electrode and the atrial tissue decreased significantly the lesion dimensions...
  12. doi request reprint Esophagus histological analysis after hyperthermia-induced injury: implications for cardiac ablation
    Juan L Lequerica
    Cardiac Research Laboratory, Instituto de Biomedicina de Valencia CSIC, Valencia, Spain
    Int J Hyperthermia 25:150-9. 2009
    ..e. temperature (T) and time (t))...
  13. doi request reprint A cooled water-irrigated intraesophageal balloon to prevent thermal injury during cardiac ablation: experimental study based on an agar phantom
    Juan L Lequerica
    Cardiac Research Laboratory, Instituto de Biomedicina, Spanish Council for Scientific Research CSIC, Valencia, Spain
    Phys Med Biol 53:N25-34. 2008
    ..The study suggests that the cooling balloon gives thermal protection to the esophagus when a minimum pre-cooling period of 2 min is programmed at a coolant temperature of 5 degrees C or less...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Advantages of off-pump coronary bypass surgery in high-risk patients]
    Rafael García Fuster
    Servicio de Cirugia Cardiaca, Hospital General Universitario de Valencia, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol 55:383-90. 2002
    ..We report our recent experience with this novel technique in order to evaluate its theoretical advantages in comparison with conventional surgery...
  15. doi request reprint Reliability assessment of a cooled intraesophageal balloon to prevent thermal injury during RF cardiac ablation: an agar phantom study
    Juan L Lequerica
    Cardiac Research Laboratory, Instituto de Biomedicina, Spanish Council for Scientific Research, CSIC, Valencia, Spain
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:1188-93. 2008
    ..Cooled Balloon Prevents Thermal Injury During RF Ablation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Esophageal temperature monitoring during radiofrequency catheter ablation: experimental study based on an agar phantom model
    Ignacio Rodriguez
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University General Hospital, Valencia, Spain
    Physiol Meas 28:453-63. 2007
    ..This fact can be explained by the distance gap between the thermocouple and probe and by the dynamic response of the ETP. The longer the distance between the ETP and catheter axis, the higher is the temperature difference...
  17. doi request reprint Restoring sinus rhythm in patients with previous pacemaker implantation submitted to cardiac surgery and concomitant surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation
    Marta P Marques
    Santa Cruz Hospital, Carnaxide, Portugal
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 33:596-9. 2008
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint [Non-invasive characterization of atrial activity immediately prior to termination of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (corrected)]
    Raul Alcaraz
    Grupo de Innovación en Bioingeniería, Universidad de Castilla La Mancha, Cuenca, Espana
    Rev Esp Cardiol 61:154-60. 2008
    ..The aim of this work is to study the electrocardiographic alterations produced during the last instants prior to spontaneous AF termination...
  19. doi request reprint Surgery for atrial fibrillation in patients with mitral valve disease: results at five years from the International Registry of Atrial Fibrillation Surgery
    Joao Melo
    Hospital Sta Cruz, Carnaxide, Portugal
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:863-9. 2008
    ..We sought to assess the clinical and survival benefit of atrial fibrillation surgery in patients submitted to mitral valve surgery after stabilization of postoperative rhythm at 1 year...
  20. ncbi request reprint Ventricular artifacts cancellation from atrial epicardial recordings in atrial tachyarrhythmias
    Jose J Rieta
    Biomedical Synergy, Valencia University of Technology, Campus de Gandia, 46730, Gandia, Spain
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2007:6504-7. 2007
    ..When the atrial tachyarrhythmia is quite regular, results show that ICA preserves the atrial waveform better than the other methods (median S = 99:64%) whereas maintaining ventricular reduction (median VDR = 6:32dB)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Atrial ablation and esophageal injury: comments on an experimental study
    Fernando Hornero
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:212-3; author reply 213-4. 2006
  22. ncbi request reprint Comparative study of methods for ventricular activity cancellation in atrial electrograms of atrial fibrillation
    José Joaquín Rieta
    Biomedical Synergy, Valencia University of Technology, Campus de Gandia, 46730, Gandia, Spain
    Physiol Meas 28:925-36. 2007
    ..On the other hand, both TMS and ICA give quite similar results when the atrial arrhythmia is disorganized...
  23. ncbi request reprint Esophageal temperature during radiofrequency-catheter ablation of left atrium: a three-dimensional computer modeling study
    Fernando Hornero
    Cardiac Surgery Department, Valencia University General Hospital, Spain
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:405-10. 2006
    ..Despite the fact that the esophageal temperature is now being monitored during ablation, the influence of different anatomic and technical factors on the temperature rise remains unknown...
  24. ncbi request reprint A cooled intraesophageal balloon to prevent thermal injury during endocardial surgical radiofrequency ablation of the left atrium: a finite element study
    Enrique J Berjano
    Center for Research and Innovation on Bioengineering, Valencia Polytechnic University, Camino de Vera s n, 46022 Valencia
    Phys Med Biol 50:N269-79. 2005
    ..Finally, the results also suggest that the use of a cooled balloon could affect the transmurality of the atrial lesion, especially in the cases where the atrium is of considerable thickness...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Aortic valve replacement in patients over 70 years old: determinants of early death]
    Rafael García Fuster
    Servicio de Cirugía Cardíaca Hospital General Universitario Valencia Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol 56:368-76. 2003
    ..We analyzed the risks in these patients and established an accurate model for predicting in-hospital mortality...
  26. ncbi request reprint Midterm clinical and echocardiographic results with patch glue repair of left ventricular free wall rupture
    Sergio J Canovas
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University General Hospital, Valencia, Spain
    Circulation 108:II237-40. 2003
    ..Left ventricular free wall rupture (LVFWR) is a dramatic complication after myocardial infarction. We present our mid-term clinical and echocardiographic results of LVFWR with an epicardial patch without cardiopulmonary bypass...
  27. ncbi request reprint What affects esophageal injury during radiofrequency ablation of the left atrium? An engineering study based on finite-element analysis
    Enrique J Berjano
    Center for Research and Innovation on Bioengineering, Valencia Polytechnic University, Camino de Vera s n, Spain
    Physiol Meas 26:837-48. 2005
    ..In conclusion, this theoretical model allows us to study the effect of different factors on the thermal injury in the esophagus during intraoperative radiofrequency ablation of atrial tissue...
  28. ncbi request reprint Long electrodes for radio frequency ablation: comparative study of surface versus intramural application
    Enrique J Berjano
    Departamento de Ingenieria Electronica, Universidad Politecnica de Valencia, Camino de Vera s n, 46022 Valencia, Spain
    Med Eng Phys 25:869-77. 2003
    ..In conclusion, the results suggest that the IE might be a more suitable option than SAE when it is necessary to create long and homogeneous thermal lesions...
  29. ncbi request reprint Prosthesis - patient mismatch with latest generation supra-annular prostheses. The beginning of the end?
    Rafael García Fuster
    University General Hospital of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 6:462-9. 2007
    ..38, 95% CI: 1.37-8.31; P<0.01). PPM is a prognostic factor for late cardiac death. Its impact on early mortality is only relevant in patients with high LVMI. Its incidence has decreased with the use of new prostheses...