Affiliation: Columbia University
Location: New York, United States
- Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for ARDS in adultsDaniel Brodie
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, and New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10032, USA
N Engl J Med 365:1905-14. 2011..She is placed in the prone position and a neuromuscular blocking agent is administered, without improvement in her Pao2. An intensive care specialist recommends the initiation of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO)...
- Safe transport of critically ill adult patients on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support to a regional extracorporeal membrane oxygenation centerJeffrey Javidfar
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York City, New York, USA
ASAIO J 57:421-5. 2011..As the indications and demands for ECMO support expand, so will the role for transporting patients on ECMO...
- Use of bicaval dual-lumen catheter for adult venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenationJeffrey Javidfar
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 91:1763-8; discussion 1769. 2011..This approach minimizes recirculation and avoids use of the femoral site, which confers potential advantages...
- Insertion of bicaval dual lumen extracorporeal membrane oxygenation catheter with image guidanceJeffrey Javidfar
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York City, New York 10032, USA
ASAIO J 57:203-5. 2011..As proficiency improves, TEE at the bedside provides an excellent standard of care. Double-lumen ECMO catheters can be effectively placed under image guidance with minimal need for repositioning...
- A comparison of atrial arrhythmias after heart or double-lung transplantation at a single center: insights into the mechanism of post-operative atrial fibrillationJose M Dizon
Department of Medicine, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
J Am Coll Cardiol 54:2043-8. 2009..We compared the incidence of atrial arrhythmias in double-lung transplant patients versus heart transplant patients to gain insight into factors that contribute to post-operative atrial fibrillation (AF)...
- Tacrolimus and azathioprine versus cyclosporine and mycophenolate mofetil after lung transplantation: a retrospective cohort studyMuhammet R Celik
Department of Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York
J Heart Lung Transplant 28:697-703. 2009..The efficacy and safety of different combinations of immunosuppressive regimens after lung transplantation are unknown...
- The modification of diet in renal disease (MDRD) and the prediction of kidney outcomes after lung transplantationNadine Al-Naamani
Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
J Heart Lung Transplant 27:1191-7. 2008....
- Ease of conversion from venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation to cardiopulmonary bypass and venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation with a bicaval dual lumen catheterMatthew Bacchetta
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York 10032, USA
ASAIO J 57:283-5. 2011..We describe two ways in which the Avalon Elite was used, first for complete venous drainage through a single peripheral site for CPB and in the other to convert a patient on VV ECMO to axillary artery venoarterial (VA) ECMO...
- Who is the high-risk recipient? Predicting mortality after lung transplantation using pretransplant risk factorsMark J Russo
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 138:1234-1238.e1. 2009..The purpose of this study was to create a preoperative risk stratification score (RSS) based on pretransplant recipient characteristics that could be used to predict mortality following lung transplantation...
- Thoracic esophageal perforations: a decade of experienceJeffrey L Port
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 75:1071-4. 2003..We reviewed our experience with esophageal perforations to determine the overall mortality and whether the time to presentation should influence management strategy...