C R Smith

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The North American view: the perspective of the American Association for Thoracic Surgeons
    Craig R Smith
    Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 43:244-5. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Aprotinin in deep hypothermic circulatory arrest
    C R Smith
    Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 68:278-86. 1999
  3. doi request reprint Transcatheter versus surgical aortic-valve replacement in high-risk patients
    Craig R Smith
    Columbia University Medical Center New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10032, USA
    N Engl J Med 364:2187-98. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary
    Craig R Smith
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, Milstein Hospital Bldg 7 435, 177 Fort Washington Ave, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:514. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary
    Craig R Smith
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Milstein Hospital Bldg 7 435, 177 Fort Washington Ave, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1150. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary
    Craig R Smith
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:2277. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Randomized, double-blind trial of inhaled nitric oxide in LVAD recipients with pulmonary hypertension
    M Argenziano
    Department of Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 65:340-5. 1998
  8. ncbi request reprint Influence of lung injury on early postoperative survival after lung transplantation
    L L Schulman
    Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Ann Transplant 5:20-5. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation using radiofrequency energy
    M R Williams
    Divisio of Cardiothoracic Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 71:1939-43; discussion 1943-4. 2001
  10. pmc Impact of current management practices on early and late death in more than 500 consecutive cardiac transplant recipients
    R John
    Departments of Surgery and Cardiology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York City, New York, USA
    Ann Surg 232:302-11. 2000

Detail Information

Publications44

  1. doi request reprint The North American view: the perspective of the American Association for Thoracic Surgeons
    Craig R Smith
    Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 43:244-5. 2013
    ..It is necessary to make residents and medical students more aware of the virtues of a career in our specialty and focus less on making the training process more attractive for its own sake...
  2. ncbi request reprint Aprotinin in deep hypothermic circulatory arrest
    C R Smith
    Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 68:278-86. 1999
    ..The only prospective, randomized series showed significant reduction in blood loss and transfusion requirements. Use of aprotinin in DHCA should be based on the same considerations applied in other cardiothoracic procedures...
  3. doi request reprint Transcatheter versus surgical aortic-valve replacement in high-risk patients
    Craig R Smith
    Columbia University Medical Center New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10032, USA
    N Engl J Med 364:2187-98. 2011
    ..However, the two procedures have not been compared in a randomized trial involving high-risk patients who are still candidates for surgical replacement...
  4. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary
    Craig R Smith
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, Milstein Hospital Bldg 7 435, 177 Fort Washington Ave, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:514. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary
    Craig R Smith
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Milstein Hospital Bldg 7 435, 177 Fort Washington Ave, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1150. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary
    Craig R Smith
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:2277. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Randomized, double-blind trial of inhaled nitric oxide in LVAD recipients with pulmonary hypertension
    M Argenziano
    Department of Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 65:340-5. 1998
    ..Inhaled nitric oxide (NO) is an effective, specific pulmonary vasodilator that has been used successfully in the management of pulmonary hypertension...
  8. ncbi request reprint Influence of lung injury on early postoperative survival after lung transplantation
    L L Schulman
    Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Ann Transplant 5:20-5. 2000
    ..To identify the various risk factors for early (90 day) mortality after lung transplantation and to evaluate the relationship between lung injury and postoperative survival...
  9. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation using radiofrequency energy
    M R Williams
    Divisio of Cardiothoracic Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 71:1939-43; discussion 1943-4. 2001
    ..Surgical radiofrequency ablation may simplify the procedure and make intraoperative correction of AF more accessible and widely performed...
  10. pmc Impact of current management practices on early and late death in more than 500 consecutive cardiac transplant recipients
    R John
    Departments of Surgery and Cardiology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York City, New York, USA
    Ann Surg 232:302-11. 2000
    ..To study risk factors for early and late death after heart transplantation in the current era...
  11. pmc Cardiac surgical patients exposed to heparin-bonded circuits develop less postoperative cerebral dysfunction than patients exposed to non-heparin-bonded circuits
    L B Mongero
    Department of Clinical Perfusion, The New York Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, USA
    Perfusion 16:107-11. 2001
    ..Results suggested that the attenuation of systemic inflammation by heparin-bonded CPB circuits may lower the incidence of cerebral injury in cardiac surgical patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Adhesiolysis is facilitated by robotic technology in reoperative cardiac surgery
    Timothy P Martens
    Department of Surgery, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:1103-5. 2005
    ..All grafts were preserved, and all patients recovered uneventfully. Robotic adhesiolysis is a versatile technique that allows careful lysis of adhesions and minimizes the risk of major complication during reoperative chest surgery...
  13. ncbi request reprint Robot-assisted off-pump minimally invasive reoperative coronary artery bypass grafting: case report
    Timothy P Martens
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Heart Surg Forum 7:E533-4. 2004
    ..Minimally invasive and robotic techniques permit us to perform these surgeries with reduced morbidity and mortality...
  14. ncbi request reprint Robotic valve surgery: how does the future look?
    Jeffrey A Morgan
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Adv Cardiol 41:157-63. 2004
  15. ncbi request reprint Edge-to-edge mitral valve repair: the Columbia Presbyterian experience
    Aftab R Kherani
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:73-6. 2004
    ..This study examines one institution's medium-term experience with this procedure...
  16. ncbi request reprint Robotic techniques improve quality of life in patients undergoing atrial septal defect repair
    Jeffrey A Morgan
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:1328-33. 2004
    ..Although most studies of robotically assisted cardiac surgery have reported morbidity and mortality, few have addressed outcome measures, such as pain and quality of life, which was the aim of this study...
  17. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic computer-enhanced mediastinal mass resection using robotic technology
    Jeffrey A Morgan
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Heart Surg Forum 6:E164-6. 2003
    ..This report describes t h e use of robotic technology for resection of mediastinal masses...
  18. ncbi request reprint Totally endoscopic atrial septal defect repair with robotic assistance
    Michael Argenziano
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Circulation 108:II191-4. 2003
    ..This report describes the next step in this progression-the first U.S. application of robotic technology for totally endoscopic open heart surgery...
  19. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic, robotically assisted implantation of phrenic pacemakers
    Jeffrey A Morgan
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, 177 Fort Washington Avenue, Room 17 415, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:582-3. 2003
  20. doi request reprint Transcatheter aortic-valve implantation for aortic stenosis in patients who cannot undergo surgery
    Martin B Leon
    Columbia University Medical Center NewYork Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10032, USA
    N Engl J Med 363:1597-607. 2010
    ..Recently, transcatheter aortic-valve implantation (TAVI) has been suggested as a less invasive treatment for high-risk patients with aortic stenosis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Totally endoscopic atrial septal defect repair with robotic assistance
    Michael Argenziano
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Heart Surg Forum 5:294-300. 2002
    ..This represents the first U.S. application of robotic technology for totally endoscopic open-heart surgery...
  22. ncbi request reprint Management of sternal wounds with bilateral pectoralis major myocutaneous advancement flaps in 114 consecutively treated patients: refinements in technique and outcomes analysis
    Jeffrey A Ascherman
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Columbia Medical Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 114:676-83. 2004
    ..The procedure is rapid and effective. Refinements in technique have significantly lowered morbidity...
  23. pmc Eight-year experience with minimally invasive cardiothoracic surgery
    Alexander Iribarne
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University Medical Center, 77 Fort Washington Avenue, Milstein Hospital, Suite 7 435, New York, NY, 10032, USA
    World J Surg 34:611-5. 2010
    ..We report the results of an 8-year, single-institution experience with MICS...
  24. ncbi request reprint Advanced thoracoscopic procedures are facilitated by computer-aided robotic technology
    Jeffrey A Morgan
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 23:883-7; discussion 887. 2003
    ..Computer (robotic) enhancement has been used to facilitate simple thoracoscopic procedures such as internal mammary artery (IMA) mobilization. This report describes the use of robotic technology in advanced thoracoscopic procedures...
  25. doi request reprint Modified Bentall operation with a novel biologic valved conduit
    Allan S Stewart
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:938-41. 2010
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Cardiac transplantation in a patient with protein S deficiency
    T B Spanier
    Department of Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 68:1078-80. 1999
    ..Systemic anticoagulation with intravenous heparin was resumed on postoperative day 2, and the patient was then converted to Lovenex as outpatient anticoagulation to facilitate routine surveillance endomyocardial biopsies...
  27. ncbi request reprint Does robotic technology make minimally invasive cardiac surgery too expensive? A hospital cost analysis of robotic and conventional techniques
    Jeffrey A Morgan
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Card Surg 20:246-51. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to compare actual hospital costs of robotically assisted cardiac procedures with conventional techniques...
  28. doi request reprint Modified Bentall operation with bioprosthetic valved conduit: Columbia University experience
    Minoru Tabata
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10019, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1969-70. 2009
    ..Because the valve is sewn above the outflow tract, superior hemodynamics are achieved. Reoperation may be accomplished by removal of the valve rather than full root re-replacement...
  29. ncbi request reprint Multicenter review of preoperative risk factors for stroke after coronary artery bypass grafting
    R John
    Department of Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York City, New York, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 69:30-5; discussion 35-6. 2000
    ..Stroke complicates the postoperative course in 1% to 6% of patients undergoing coronary revascularization. There has been no large scale mandatory database reporting on the incidence of stroke after coronary revascularization...
  30. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes after cardiac transplantation: an experience based on different eras of immunosuppressive therapy
    R John
    Department of Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 72:440-9. 2001
    ..Although the reasons for improvement in survival over time are multifactorial, we believe that changes in immunosuppressive therapy have had a major impact on survival as evidenced by the decreasing number of deaths due to rejection...
  31. doi request reprint Open distal anastomosis in aortic root replacement using axillary cannulation and moderate hypothermia
    Hiroo Takayama
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 137:1450-3. 2009
    ..We sought to address the outcomes of our strategy of open distal anastomosis with aortic root replacement using axillary cannulation and moderate hypothermia...
  32. ncbi request reprint Anesthesia for robotic repair of the mitral valve: a report of two cases
    Nutan Mehta
    Departments of Anesthesiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Anesth Analg 96:7-10, table of contents. 2003
    ..We describe the robot used, as well as the surgical procedure, and highlight aspects of the anesthetic management, in particular the need for one-lung ventilation and the utility of transesophageal echocardiography...
  33. doi request reprint Long-term outcomes with a minimally invasive approach for resection of cardiac masses
    Alexander Iribarne
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:1251-5. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the effectiveness of a minimally invasive (MI) versus traditional sternotomy approach for the resection of cardiac masses...
  34. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting long-term survival (>10 years) after cardiac transplantation in the cyclosporine era
    R John
    Department of Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 37:189-94. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to determine long-term survival (>10 years) after cardiac transplantation in the cyclosporine era and identify risk factors influencing long-term survival...
  35. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive versus standard approach for excision of atrial masses
    Mark J Russo
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Heart Surg Forum 10:E50-4. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare outcomes using a minimally invasive (mini-thoracotomy) versus standard (sternotomy) approach to the surgical resection of atrial masses...
  36. ncbi request reprint Risk stratification of in-hospital mortality for coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Edward L Hannan
    University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, New York, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:661-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this research was to develop a risk index for in-hospital mortality for coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery...
  37. doi request reprint Minimally invasive versus sternotomy approach for mitral valve surgery: a propensity analysis
    Alexander Iribarne
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:1471-7; discussion 1477-8. 2010
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Endovascular management of an aortobronchial fistula arising after resection of a primary aortic sarcoma: a case report
    J M Caiati
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Vasc Surg 35:73-9. 2001
    ..The evaluation and treatment of an aortic sarcoma and the successful urgent exclusion of an aortobronchial fistula through use of an endovascular covered stent are discussed...
  39. ncbi request reprint Immunologic sensitization in recipients of left ventricular assist devices
    Ranjit John
    Department of Surgery Cardiology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 125:578-91. 2003
    ..We investigated the impact of sensitization on posttransplantation outcomes in 105 consecutive left ventricular assist device recipients...
  40. ncbi request reprint Deep hypothermic circulatory arrest for complex cerebral aneurysms: lessons learned
    William J Mack
    Neurosurgery 60:815-27; discussion 815-27. 2007
    ..We present 66 patients with intracranial aneurysms who underwent surgical clipping under deep hypothermic arrest and attempt to identify patients well-suited for this procedure...
  41. doi request reprint Drug-eluting stents vs. coronary-artery bypass grafting in multivessel coronary disease
    Edward L Hannan
    Department of Health Policy, Management, and Behavior, School of Public Health, University at Albany, Albany, NY 12144 3456, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:331-41. 2008
    ..However, little information has become available since the introduction of drug-eluting stents...
  42. ncbi request reprint Anti-HLA class I antibody binding to airway epithelial cells induces production of fibrogenic growth factors and apoptotic cell death: a possible mechanism for bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome
    Andres Jaramillo
    Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Hum Immunol 64:521-9. 2003
    ..The results from this study suggest that anti-HLA class I alloantibodies may play an important role in the pathogenesis of BOS by inducing proliferation, growth factor production, and apoptotic cell death in AECs...
  43. ncbi request reprint Off-pump versus on-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery: differences in short-term outcomes and in long-term mortality and need for subsequent revascularization
    Edward L Hannan
    State University of New York at Albany, Department of Health Policy, Management, and Behavior, One University Place, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
    Circulation 116:1145-52. 2007
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Risk index for predicting in-hospital mortality for cardiac valve surgery
    Edward L Hannan
    State University of New York at Albany, Department of Health Policy, Management, and Behavior, One University Place, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:921-9. 2007
    ....