Gosta B Pettersson

Summary

Affiliation: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Comparative study of bronchial artery revascularization in lung transplantation
    Gosta B Pettersson
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 146:894-900.e3. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Toward predictable repair of regurgitant aortic valves: a systematic morphology-directed approach to bicommissural repair
    Gosta B Pettersson
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:40-9. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Bronchial artery revascularization in lung transplantation: techniques, experience, and outcomes
    Gosta B Pettersson
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 15:572-7. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Reoperations after the ross procedure in adults: towards autograft-sparing/Ross reversal
    Gosta B Pettersson
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 20:425-32. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Which is the optimal operation for the young adult patient with aortic valve disease?
    Gosta Pettersson
    The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Scand Cardiovasc J 36:272-4. 2002
  6. doi request reprint Matching donor to recipient in lung transplantation: How much does size matter?
    David P Mason
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 137:1234-40.e1. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Should less-invasive aortic valve replacement be avoided in patients with pulmonary dysfunction?
    Turki B Albacker
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio Aorta Center, Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:355-361.e5. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint Long-term durability of bicuspid aortic valveĀ repair
    Lars G Svensson
    The Aortic Center, Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:1539-47; discussion 1548. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Pretransplant gastroesophageal reflux compromises early outcomes after lung transplantation
    Sudish C Murthy
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:47-52.e3. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Should lung transplantation be performed using donation after cardiac death? The United States experience
    David P Mason
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:1061-6. 2008

Detail Information

Publications50

  1. doi request reprint Comparative study of bronchial artery revascularization in lung transplantation
    Gosta B Pettersson
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 146:894-900.e3. 2013
    ..Restoring dual blood supply to transplanted lungs by bronchial artery revascularization (BAR) remains controversial. We compared outcomes after lung transplantation performed with and without BAR...
  2. doi request reprint Toward predictable repair of regurgitant aortic valves: a systematic morphology-directed approach to bicommissural repair
    Gosta B Pettersson
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:40-9. 2008
    ..Our purpose was to investigate a new approach to bicommissural repair of regurgitant aortic valves...
  3. doi request reprint Bronchial artery revascularization in lung transplantation: techniques, experience, and outcomes
    Gosta B Pettersson
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 15:572-7. 2010
    ..In this article, we review the published world experience, including our own, of LTX with direct bronchial artery revascularization (BAR) and describe the anatomy of the bronchial arteries and our surgical technique...
  4. ncbi request reprint Reoperations after the ross procedure in adults: towards autograft-sparing/Ross reversal
    Gosta B Pettersson
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 20:425-32. 2011
    ..The study aim was to examine the indications, pathologies, procedures, and outcomes for reoperation after the Ross procedure, emphasizing the potential for autograft salvage...
  5. ncbi request reprint Which is the optimal operation for the young adult patient with aortic valve disease?
    Gosta Pettersson
    The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Scand Cardiovasc J 36:272-4. 2002
  6. doi request reprint Matching donor to recipient in lung transplantation: How much does size matter?
    David P Mason
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 137:1234-40.e1. 2009
    ..Therefore, we determined the relation of donor lung size to 1) posttransplant survival and 2) pulmonary function as measured by forced expiratory volume in 1 second...
  7. doi request reprint Should less-invasive aortic valve replacement be avoided in patients with pulmonary dysfunction?
    Turki B Albacker
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio Aorta Center, Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:355-361.e5. 2014
    ..We investigated whether a partial upper J-incision for aortic valve replacement leads to more favorable outcomes than a full sternotomy in patients with chronic lung disease by using forced expiratory volume in 1 second as a surrogate...
  8. ncbi request reprint Long-term durability of bicuspid aortic valveĀ repair
    Lars G Svensson
    The Aortic Center, Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:1539-47; discussion 1548. 2014
    ..Aortic valve repair avoids anticoagulation and prosthetic valve-related complications. This study evaluated long-term durability of BAV repair...
  9. doi request reprint Pretransplant gastroesophageal reflux compromises early outcomes after lung transplantation
    Sudish C Murthy
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:47-52.e3. 2011
    ..Therefore, we sought to systematically understand the time-related impact of pretransplant GERD on graft function (spirometry), mortality, and acute rejection early after lung transplantation...
  10. doi request reprint Should lung transplantation be performed using donation after cardiac death? The United States experience
    David P Mason
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:1061-6. 2008
    ..We compared 1) survival after lung transplantation of recipients of donation after cardiac death (DCD) versus brain death donor organs in the United States and 2) recipient characteristics...
  11. ncbi request reprint Reoperative cryopreserved root and ascending aorta replacement for acute aortic prosthetic valve endocarditis
    Bruce W Lytle
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:S1754-7; discussion S1792-9. 2002
    ..Prosthetic aortic valve endocarditis (PVE) is an important complication of aortic valve replacement (AVR) and is a particularly difficult situation after an operation combining AVR with ascending aortic replacement...
  12. doi request reprint Spirometry after transplantation: how much better are two lungs than one?
    David P Mason
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:1193-201, 1201.e1-2. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine how much double lung transplantation improves lung function over single lung transplantation and to identify predictors of lung function after transplantation...
  13. ncbi request reprint Dialysis after lung transplantation: prevalence, risk factors and outcome
    David P Mason
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:1155-62. 2007
    ..We sought to ascertain the prevalence of dialysis after lung transplantation and to identify risk factors for its occurrence. We also assessed outcomes after institution of dialysis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Lung transplantation for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
    David P Mason
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1121-8. 2007
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  15. doi request reprint Understanding right ventricular dysfunction and functional tricuspid regurgitation accompanying mitral valve disease
    Lina Maria Vargas Abello
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 145:1234-1241.e5. 2013
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  16. doi request reprint Temporal pattern of transfusion and its relation to rejection after lung transplantation
    David P Mason
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:558-63. 2009
    ..In this study we assess: (1) patterns of transfusion, and (2) temporal interrelationships with histologic evidence of rejection...
  17. doi request reprint Adverse events during reoperative cardiac surgery: frequency, characterization, and rescue
    Eric E Roselli
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:316-23, 323.e1-6. 2008
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  18. doi request reprint Preoperative and postoperative mitral valve prolapse and regurgitation in adult patients with secundum atrial septal defects
    Manatomo Toyono
    Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Echocardiography 25:1086-93. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to determine the associated factors of MR in ASD adults before surgical repair and the fate of moderate to severe MR after surgery...
  19. ncbi request reprint Aortic allograft valve reoperation: surgical challenges and patient risks
    Edward R Nowicki
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:761-768.e2. 2008
    ..Aortic valve allograft reoperation is a challenge for the surgeon and a risk to the patient. We examined our experience to identify these challenges and risks...
  20. doi request reprint Predictors of acute rejection after lung transplantation
    Abeel A Mangi
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:1754-62. 2011
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  21. ncbi request reprint Reversing the Ross operation: a new reoperation option for autograft failure
    Michael Flynn
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:1645-7. 2007
  22. doi request reprint Effect of changes in postoperative spirometry on survival after lung transplantation
    David P Mason
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144:197-203. 2012
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  23. doi request reprint Early experience with lung transplantation using donors after cardiac death
    David P Mason
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 27:561-3. 2008
    ..Three patients are alive and well at 4, 15 and 21 months; 1 patient died at 34 months with bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome, in part attributable to medication non-compliance...
  24. ncbi request reprint Atrial fibrillation after lung transplantation: timing, risk factors, and treatment
    David P Mason
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1878-84. 2007
    ..Objectives of this study were to determine prevalence and timing of perioperative AF, identify its risk factors, evaluate treatment strategies, assess return to sinus rhythm by hospital discharge, and investigate its impact on outcomes...
  25. doi request reprint Timing of heparin and thrombus formation in donor lungs after cardiac death
    Hari B Keshava
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, United States
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 61:246-50. 2013
    ..The lack of heparin may lead to thrombosis and compromised graft function. We evaluated the impact of timing of heparin administration and thrombi formation in a DCD pig model...
  26. ncbi request reprint Growing experience with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation as a bridge to lung transplantation
    Alexis E Shafii
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    ASAIO J 58:526-9. 2012
    ..Overall, successfully bridged patients can derive a tangible benefit, albeit with considerable consumption of resources...
  27. doi request reprint Pediatric donor lungs for adult transplant recipients: feasibility and outcomes
    Hari Balaji Keshava
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, United States
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 60:275-9. 2012
    ..We reviewed our experience transplanting pediatric donor lungs into adult recipients with endpoints of post-LTx complications and overall patient survival...
  28. doi request reprint Should lung transplantation be performed for patients on mechanical respiratory support? The US experience
    David P Mason
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart and Vascular Institute, 9500 Euclid Avenue Mail Stop J4 1, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 139:765-773.e1. 2010
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  29. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for donor lung selection: time for revision?
    Karl G Reyes
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:1756-64; discussion 1764-5. 2010
    ..Few data support current guidelines for donor selection in lung transplantation. We determined degree of compliance with current donor guidelines, effect of these and variances on survival, and other donor factors predicting survival...
  30. doi request reprint Donor lungs with pulmonary embolism evaluated with ex vivo lung perfusion
    Chase R Brown
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Ohio 44195, USA
    ASAIO J 58:432-4. 2012
    ..While on the circuit, pulmonary vascular resistance decreased as dynamic compliance of the lungs increased, suggesting they might have been acceptable for transplantation...
  31. doi request reprint Growing single-center experience with lung transplantation using donation after cardiac death
    David P Mason
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:406-11; discussion 411-2. 2012
    ..We analyzed our growing single-center experience with DCD lungs procured and transplanted using protocols established for brain-dead donors...
  32. ncbi request reprint Does the arterial cannulation site for circulatory arrest influence stroke risk?
    Lars G Svensson
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:1274-84; discussion 1274-84. 2004
    ..We investigated whether axillary/subclavian artery inflow with a side graft decreases the risk of stroke versus cannulation at other sites during hypothermic circulatory arrest...
  33. doi request reprint Decortication after lung transplantation
    Daniel J Boffa
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:1039-43. 2008
    ..To address this issue, indications and outcomes of decortication after lung transplantation were examined at our institution...
  34. ncbi request reprint The ultimate development of mitral valve endocarditis: atrioventricular separation, atrioventricular groove abscess and hemorrhagic pericarditis
    Fernando A Atik
    Departments of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 14:29-32. 2005
    ..The chest was left open. Postoperatively, the patient required dialysis and prolonged mechanical ventilation, but recovered well without recurrent endocarditis and was discharged home after 40 days...
  35. ncbi request reprint Technical challenges and complications of double valve replacement in the presence of small aortic and mitral annuli
    Fernando Antibas Atik
    The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Arq Bras Cardiol 87:e247-9. 2006
    ..Postoperatively, the patient developed prolonged respiratory insufficiency and pneumonia, transient myocardial dysfunction and acute renal failure. She was eventually discharged home without residual defects...
  36. ncbi request reprint A strategy for safe sternal reentry in patients with pseudoaneurysms of the ascending aorta using the PORT-ACCESS EndoCPB system
    Karl G Reyes
    Departments of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 9:893-5. 2009
    ..Today, however, availability of the PORT-ACCESS EndoCPB system (Edwards Lifesciences, Irvine, CA, USA) allows for endovascular clamping and cardioplegia before sternotomy, avoiding circulatory arrest...
  37. ncbi request reprint Does right thoracotomy increase the risk of mitral valve reoperation?
    Lars G Svensson
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:677-82. 2007
    ..The study objective was to determine whether a right thoracotomy approach increases the risk of mitral valve reoperation...
  38. ncbi request reprint Different determinants of residual tricuspid regurgitation after tricuspid annuloplasty: comparison of atrial septal defect and mitral valve prolapse
    Manatomo Toyono
    Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 22:899-903. 2009
    ..Risk stratification after TV annuloplasty should take the structural abnormality into consideration...
  39. doi request reprint Impact of nutritional state on lung transplant outcomes
    Themistokles Chamogeorgakis
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 32:693-700. 2013
    ..When high-risk lung transplant candidates are evaluated, nutritional state is often neglected. We evaluated the prevalence of markers reflecting pre-transplant malnutrition and their association with post-operative complications and death...
  40. doi request reprint Surgical management of right aortic arch with tailored surgical approach
    Turki B Albacker
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Card Surg 27:511-7. 2012
    ..Right-sided aortic arch is a rare congenital anomaly for which different surgical approaches have been reported. This study reviewed our experience with several techniques...
  41. doi request reprint Revisiting the dome approach for partial sternotomy/minimally invasive mitral valve surgery
    Sherard Little
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:694-7. 2009
    ..Limiting the left atrial incision to the dome offers adequate visualization of the mitral valve for standard repairs or replacement. We describe the surgical technique and early experience with this dome approach...
  42. doi request reprint Successful double lung transplantation in 2 patients with severe scoliosis
    Jang Wen Su
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 27:1262-4. 2008
    ..We report two cases of patients with severe scoliosis that underwent successful bilateral lung transplant and highlight patient selection, complications and outcomes...
  43. ncbi request reprint Impact of anastomotic airway complications after lung transplantation
    Sudish C Murthy
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:401-9, 409.e1-4. 2007
    ..Because improper airway healing continues as a source of morbidity after lung transplantation, we determined prevalence and risk factors for anastomotic complications and examined their impact on survival...
  44. ncbi request reprint Deep sternal wire infection resulting in severe pulmonary valve endocarditis
    Sekar S Bhavani
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1111-3. 2006
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Reoperative quadrivalvular surgery including Ross reversal for complex left ventricular outflow tract obstruction
    Kristopher M George
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 16:690-1. 2007
    ..Herein are presented the authors' considerations in repairing or replacing each of the patient's four valves, including reversing the Ross procedure, in an attempt to repair the congenital defect and minimize the need for future surgery...
  46. ncbi request reprint Aortic root replacement with cryopreserved allograft for prosthetic valve endocarditis
    Joseph F Sabik
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44195, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:650-9; discussion 659. 2002
    ..This study examines the effectiveness of this strategy on hospital mortality and morbidity, recurrent endocarditis, and survival...
  47. doi request reprint Success of surgical left atrial appendage closure: assessment by transesophageal echocardiography
    Anne S Kanderian
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:924-9. 2008
    ..We sought to determine which surgical technique of left atrial appendage (LAA) closure is most successful by assessing them with transesophageal echocardiography (TEE)...
  48. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary
    Fernando A Atik
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:2291-2. 2005
  49. doi request reprint Persistent tricuspid regurgitation and its predictor in adults after percutaneous and isolated surgical closure of secundum atrial septal defect
    Manatomo Toyono
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Am J Cardiol 104:856-61. 2009
    ..The presence of pulmonary hypertension before ASD closure predicted persistent TR; therefore, corrective TV surgery should be considered at ASD closure in adult patients with moderate or severe TR and concomitant pulmonary hypertension...
  50. ncbi request reprint Urgent inferior vena cava replacement with an autologous pericardium tube graft
    B Khanh Lam
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:2101-3. 2003