Asghar Khaghani

Summary

Affiliation: Royal Brompton Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Heart transplantation from live donors: "domino procedure"
    Asghar Khaghani
    Transplant Unit, Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospital, Harefield, Middlesex UB9 6JH, United Kingdom
    J Heart Lung Transplant 23:S257-9. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular assist device and drug therapy for the reversal of heart failure
    Emma J Birks
    Royal Brompton and Harefield National Health Service Trust, Harefield, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    N Engl J Med 355:1873-84. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Lung transplantation for non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis: analysis of a 13-year experience
    Paul Adrian Beirne
    Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospital, Harefield, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:1530-5. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Bridging patients after salvage from bridge to decision directly to transplant by means of prolonged support with the CentriMag short-term centrifugal pump
    Saleem Haj-Yahia
    Cardiothoracic Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support, Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospital, and the National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College for Science, Technology and Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 138:227-30. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint The role of bridge to transplantation: should LVAD patients be transplanted?
    Emma J Birks
    Transplant Unit, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust, Harefield, Middlesex, UK
    Curr Opin Cardiol 19:148-53. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Long-term outcomes of patients bridged to recovery versus patients bridged to transplantation
    Emma J Birks
    Heart Science Centre, Imperial College, Harefield, United Kingdom
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144:190-6. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Bridge to transplantation with a left ventricular assist device for systemic ventricular failure after Mustard procedure
    Robert S George
    Department of Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust, Harefield, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:306-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Ten year survival after paediatric heart transplantation: a single centre experience
    Rosemary Radley Smith
    Royal Brompton, Harefield NHS Trust, Paediatric Surgical Unit, Harefield Hospital, Harefield, Middlesex UB9 6JH, UK
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 27:790-4. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Transplantation using hearts from primary pulmonary hypertensive donors for recipients with a high pulmonary vascular resistance
    Emma J Birks
    Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospital, Harefield, Middlesex, England UK
    J Heart Lung Transplant 23:1339-44. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Low incidence and severity of transplant-associated coronary artery disease in heart transplants from live donors
    Ani C Anyanwu
    Transplant Unit, Harefield Hospital, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    J Heart Lung Transplant 22:281-6. 2003

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Heart transplantation from live donors: "domino procedure"
    Asghar Khaghani
    Transplant Unit, Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospital, Harefield, Middlesex UB9 6JH, United Kingdom
    J Heart Lung Transplant 23:S257-9. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular assist device and drug therapy for the reversal of heart failure
    Emma J Birks
    Royal Brompton and Harefield National Health Service Trust, Harefield, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    N Engl J Med 355:1873-84. 2006
    ..Increasing the frequency and durability of myocardial recovery could reduce or postpone the need for subsequent heart transplantation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Lung transplantation for non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis: analysis of a 13-year experience
    Paul Adrian Beirne
    Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospital, Harefield, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:1530-5. 2005
    ..However, less information exists about transplantation for non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis...
  4. doi request reprint Bridging patients after salvage from bridge to decision directly to transplant by means of prolonged support with the CentriMag short-term centrifugal pump
    Saleem Haj-Yahia
    Cardiothoracic Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support, Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospital, and the National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College for Science, Technology and Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 138:227-30. 2009
    ..We present our experience with prolonged CentriMag (Levitronix, Waltham, Mass) support for transitioning patients after successful salvage from bridge to decision directly to transplant...
  5. ncbi request reprint The role of bridge to transplantation: should LVAD patients be transplanted?
    Emma J Birks
    Transplant Unit, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust, Harefield, Middlesex, UK
    Curr Opin Cardiol 19:148-53. 2004
    ..We address whether these patients should be transplanted, if so, with what priority, and when and if they are not transplanted, what are the alternatives?..
  6. doi request reprint Long-term outcomes of patients bridged to recovery versus patients bridged to transplantation
    Emma J Birks
    Heart Science Centre, Imperial College, Harefield, United Kingdom
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144:190-6. 2012
    ..The proportion of patients who can be bridged with left ventricular assist devices to myocardial recovery and the long-term outcome of these patients is unknown...
  7. ncbi request reprint Bridge to transplantation with a left ventricular assist device for systemic ventricular failure after Mustard procedure
    Robert S George
    Department of Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust, Harefield, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:306-8. 2007
    ..The specific problems are discussed and a management scheme is proposed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Ten year survival after paediatric heart transplantation: a single centre experience
    Rosemary Radley Smith
    Royal Brompton, Harefield NHS Trust, Paediatric Surgical Unit, Harefield Hospital, Harefield, Middlesex UB9 6JH, UK
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 27:790-4. 2005
    ..To report 10 years survival in children under the age of 16 years undergoing heart transplantation in a single institution...
  9. ncbi request reprint Transplantation using hearts from primary pulmonary hypertensive donors for recipients with a high pulmonary vascular resistance
    Emma J Birks
    Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospital, Harefield, Middlesex, England UK
    J Heart Lung Transplant 23:1339-44. 2004
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  10. ncbi request reprint Low incidence and severity of transplant-associated coronary artery disease in heart transplants from live donors
    Ani C Anyanwu
    Transplant Unit, Harefield Hospital, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    J Heart Lung Transplant 22:281-6. 2003
    ..This study examines the incidence and severity of transplant-associated coronary artery disease in recipients of domino hearts...
  11. ncbi request reprint Regurgitation of the native aortic valve caused by thrombus formation after heterotopic heart transplantation
    Omar Mangoush
    Harefield Hospital, Harefield, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:1821-3. 2004
    ..The management of this previously undescribed complication of heterotopic heart transplantation and the implications for other groups of patients (such as those receiving treatment with a left ventricular assist device) are discussed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Management of an ABO-incompatible lung transplant
    Nicholas R Banner
    Transplant Unit, Harefield Hospital, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust, Harefield, Middlesex, UK
    Am J Transplant 4:1192-6. 2004
    ..The treatment regimen that we adopted may prove useful in other cases of unplanned ABO-incompatible organ transplants. The successful outcome suggests that planned ABO-incompatible lung transplants may be possible...
  13. ncbi request reprint Increased toll-like receptor 4 in the myocardium of patients requiring left ventricular assist devices
    Emma J Birks
    Heart Science Centre, Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospital, Harefield, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    J Heart Lung Transplant 23:228-35. 2004
    ..We hypothesized the innate immune system is activated with expression of Toll-like receptor 4 (TLR4), leading to cytokine activation in these patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive technique for explantation of right ventricular assist devices
    Saleem M Haj-Yahia
    Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospital, Harefield, London, United Kingdom
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1547-8. 2006
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Long-term results of cardiac transplantation from live donors: the domino heart transplant
    Ani C Anyanwu
    Transplant Unit, Harefield Hospital, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    J Heart Lung Transplant 21:971-5. 2002
    ..Hearts explanted from the recipients of heart-lung transplants provide a unique source of transplants from live donors. This article presents long-term results with this procedure at our center...
  16. ncbi request reprint Acinetobacter mediastinitis in a heart transplant patient
    Robert S George
    Department of Artificial Heart and Transplant, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust, Harefield, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:715-6. 2006
    ..This was followed by a total sternectomy, pectoralis flap debridement, and vacuum-assisted dressing...
  17. pmc Ventricular assist device outflow graft in congenitally corrected transposition of great arteries - a surgical challenge
    Prashant N Mohite
    Department of Cardiothoracic Transplantation and Mechanical Support, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust, Harefield Hospital, Hill End Road, Harefield, Middlesex UB9 6JH, UK
    J Cardiothorac Surg 7:93. 2012
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint A calcified cardiac mass
    M Bilal Iqbal
    Int J Cardiol 115:e126-8. 2007
    ..Histological examination confirmed the diagnosis of a cardiac fibroma. Complete excision of cardiac fibromas, where possible, is advised and is associated with excellent survival...
  19. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the clinical effectiveness of the Ventricular Assist Device Program in the United Kingdom (EVAD UK)
    Linda D Sharples
    Papworth Hospital NHS Trust, Research and Development, Cambridge, UK
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:9-15. 2007
    ..The UK Government funds ventricular assist device (VAD) implantation as bridge to transplantation (BTT) at three centers. Results from this program have not been published...
  20. doi request reprint Quality of life after removal of left ventricular assist device for myocardial recovery
    Robert S George
    Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust, Magdi Yacoub Institute, Harefield Hospital, Harefield, Middlesex, UK
    J Heart Lung Transplant 27:165-72. 2008
    ..This study evaluates the QOL of those patients and compares them to bridge-to-transplant (BTT) and transplanted (Tx) patients...
  21. doi request reprint Bridge to decision using the Levitronix CentriMag short-term ventricular assist device
    Fabio De Robertis
    Department of Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust, Harefield, Middlesex, UK
    J Heart Lung Transplant 27:474-8. 2008
    ..We report our experience with the Levitronix CentriMag short-term ventricular assist device as a potential bridge prior to deciding whether a more expensive device should be used or whether transplantation should be undertaken...
  22. ncbi request reprint Gene profiling changes in cytoskeletal proteins during clinical recovery after left ventricular-assist device support
    Emma J Birks
    Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospital NHS Trust, Harefield, Middlesex, UB9 6JH, UK
    Circulation 112:I57-64. 2005
    ..The exact molecular mechanisms involved in myocardial recovery remain unknown. Cytoskeletal proteins are essential for the structure and function of the cardiac myocyte and might play a major role...
  23. ncbi request reprint Levitronix as a short-term salvage treatment for primary graft failure after heart transplantation
    Gianluca Santise
    Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust, Harefield, Middlesex, UK
    J Heart Lung Transplant 25:495-8. 2006
    ..In these difficult cases a ventricular assist device (VAD) as a bridge to recovery or as a bridge to re-transplantation can be used. The recently introduced Levitronix Centrimag centrifugal pump might be an ideal device for this purpose...