Robert H Jones

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The year in cardiovascular surgery
    Robert H Jones
    Department of Surgery Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:1887-98. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative crossover: the well-kept surgical secret to apparent surgical success
    Robert H Jones
    Department of Surgery Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:1529-31. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint The year in cardiovascular surgery
    Robert H Jones
    Department of Surgery Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:1517-28. 2005
  4. pmc STICH (Surgical Treatment for Ischemic Heart Failure) trial enrollment
    Robert H Jones
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 56:490-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint The year in cardiovascular surgery
    Robert H Jones
    Department of Surgery Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:1707-18. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint The year in cardiovascular surgery
    Robert H Jones
    Department of Surgery, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:2094-107. 2006
  7. pmc Coronary bypass surgery with or without surgical ventricular reconstruction
    Robert H Jones
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:1705-17. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint The year in cardiovascular surgery
    Robert H Jones
    Department of Surgery Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 43:1706-14. 2004
  9. pmc The rationale and design of the Surgical Treatment for Ischemic Heart Failure (STICH) trial
    Eric J Velazquez
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:1540-7. 2007
  10. pmc Long-term survival of patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy treated by coronary artery bypass grafting versus medical therapy
    Eric J Velazquez
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:523-30. 2012

Research Grants

  1. STICH Trial-Coordinating Center
    Robert Jones; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint The year in cardiovascular surgery
    Robert H Jones
    Department of Surgery Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:1887-98. 2007
    ..Preference was given to articles that are innovative in purpose, thoughtful in design, and definitive in conclusions...
  2. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative crossover: the well-kept surgical secret to apparent surgical success
    Robert H Jones
    Department of Surgery Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:1529-31. 2005
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The year in cardiovascular surgery
    Robert H Jones
    Department of Surgery Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:1517-28. 2005
  4. pmc STICH (Surgical Treatment for Ischemic Heart Failure) trial enrollment
    Robert H Jones
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 56:490-8. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the influence of enrolling site location and enrollment performance on the generalizability of STICH (Surgical Treatment for Ischemic Heart Failure) trial results...
  5. doi request reprint The year in cardiovascular surgery
    Robert H Jones
    Department of Surgery Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:1707-18. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint The year in cardiovascular surgery
    Robert H Jones
    Department of Surgery, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:2094-107. 2006
  7. pmc Coronary bypass surgery with or without surgical ventricular reconstruction
    Robert H Jones
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:1705-17. 2009
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint The year in cardiovascular surgery
    Robert H Jones
    Department of Surgery Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 43:1706-14. 2004
  9. pmc The rationale and design of the Surgical Treatment for Ischemic Heart Failure (STICH) trial
    Eric J Velazquez
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:1540-7. 2007
    ..Trial data reflect how these therapies were delivered more than 20 years ago and do not indicate the relative benefits of medical therapy versus coronary artery bypass grafting in contemporary practice...
  10. pmc Long-term survival of patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy treated by coronary artery bypass grafting versus medical therapy
    Eric J Velazquez
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:523-30. 2012
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Is early too early? Effect of shorter stays after bypass surgery
    Patricia A Cowper
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:100-7. 2007
    ..This study examined the effect of early discharge after CABG on readmission/death and cost within 60 days of discharge home. Variability in hospitals' tendencies for early discharge and adverse outcomes was also explored...
  12. ncbi request reprint Selection of surgical or percutaneous coronary intervention provides differential longevity benefit
    Peter K Smith
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1420-8; discussion 1428-9. 2006
    ..Treatment of coronary artery disease (CAD) is evolving with better medications, improvements in percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), and enhanced techniques for coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Chronic kidney disease, mortality, and treatment strategies among patients with clinically significant coronary artery disease
    Donal N Reddan
    Duke Institute for Renal Outcomes Research and Health Policy, Division of Nephrology, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:2373-80. 2003
    ..Among patients with severe CKD, PCI was not associated with improved survival. CABG is associated with greater mortality reduction than PCI in severe CKD...
  14. pmc Coronary-artery bypass surgery in patients with left ventricular dysfunction
    Eric J Velazquez
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    N Engl J Med 364:1607-16. 2011
    ..The role of coronary-artery bypass grafting (CABG) in the treatment of patients with coronary artery disease and heart failure has not been clearly established...
  15. ncbi request reprint Comparison of coronary artery bypass grafting versus medical therapy on long-term outcome in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy (a 25-year experience from the Duke Cardiovascular Disease Databank)
    CHRISTOPHER M O'CONNOR
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center and Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Am J Cardiol 90:101-7. 2002
    ..Thus, regardless of the severity of coronary disease, heart failure symptoms, or ventricular dysfunction, CABG provides extended event-free and survival advantage over medical therapy alone in patients with an ischemic cardiomyopathy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Trends in postoperative length of stay after bypass surgery
    Patricia A Cowper
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Am Heart J 152:1194-200. 2006
    ..This study examined trends in postoperative LOS, associated rates of transfer at discharge and variation among hospitals in LOS at CABG hospitals in New York State...
  17. ncbi request reprint Association of neurocognitive function and quality of life 1 year after coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery
    Barbara Phillips-Bute
    Department of Anesthesiology, Box 3094, DUMC, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Psychosom Med 68:369-75. 2006
    ..We sought to determine the impact of this postoperative cognitive dysfunction on quality of life (QOL) and to characterize the dysfunction from the patient's perspective...
  18. doi request reprint Comparison of coronary artery stenting outcomes in the eras before and after the introduction of drug-eluting stents
    Edward L Hannan
    School of Public Health, State University of New York, University at Albany, One University Place, Rensselaer, NY 12144 3456, USA
    Circulation 117:2071-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of the present study was to compare outcomes for patients who underwent stenting in the eras before and after the introduction of DES...
  19. 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
    ....
  20. 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
    ....
  21. 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...
  22. ncbi request reprint Do hospitals and surgeons with higher coronary artery bypass graft surgery volumes still have lower risk-adjusted mortality rates?
    Edward L Hannan
    Department of Health Policy, Management, and Behavior, School of Public Health, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, NY 12144 3456, USA
    Circulation 108:795-801. 2003
    ..This study examines both hospital and surgeon volume-mortality relations for CABG surgery through the use of a population-based clinical data set...
  23. ncbi request reprint Predictors of readmission for complications of coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Edward L Hannan
    Department of Health Policy, Management, and Behavior, School of Public Health, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany 12144 3456, USA
    JAMA 290:773-80. 2003
    ..Risk factors for perioperative mortality after coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery have been extensively studied. However, which factors are associated with early readmissions following CABG surgery are less clear...
  24. ncbi request reprint A comparison of short- and long-term outcomes after off-pump and on-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery with sternotomy
    Michael J Racz
    University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, New York 12144 3456, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 43:557-64. 2004
    ..This study was designed to compare in-hospital mortality and complications and three-year mortality and revascularization for off-pump and on-pump coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery after adjusting for patient risk...
  25. ncbi request reprint Is the impact of hospital and surgeon volumes on the in-hospital mortality rate for coronary artery bypass graft surgery limited to patients at high risk?
    Chuntao Wu
    University at Albany, State University of New York, One University Place, Rensselaer, NY 12144 3456, USA
    Circulation 110:784-9. 2004
    ..Restriction of volume-based referral for CABG surgery to high-risk patients has been suggested, and earlier studies have reached different conclusions regarding volume-based referral for low-risk patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes of coronary-artery bypass grafting versus stent implantation
    Edward L Hannan
    University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, NY, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:2174-83. 2005
    ..Several studies have compared outcomes for coronary-artery bypass grafting (CABG) and percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), but most were done before the availability of stenting, which has revolutionized the latter approach...
  27. ncbi request reprint Volume-outcome relationships for percutaneous coronary interventions in the stent era
    Edward L Hannan
    State University of New York, Albany, NY, USA
    Circulation 112:1171-9. 2005
    ..Most studies that are the basis of recommended volume thresholds for percutaneous coronary interventions (PCIs) predate the routine use of stent placement...
  28. ncbi request reprint A risk score to predict in-hospital mortality for percutaneous coronary interventions
    Chuntao Wu
    University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, New York, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:654-60. 2006
    ..Our purpose was to develop a risk score to predict in-hospital mortality for percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) using a statewide population-based PCI registry...
  29. 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...
  30. doi request reprint Percutaneous intervention vs. coronary-artery bypass grafting in left main coronary disease
    Robert H Jones
    N Engl J Med 358:1851-3. 2008
  31. ncbi request reprint Adding mitral valve annuloplasty to surgical revascularization does not benefit patients with functional ischemic mitral regurgitation
    Robert H Jones
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:2202-3. 2007
  32. ncbi request reprint Does government regulation enhance quality of cardiovascular procedures?
    Robert H Jones
    Circulation 114:2090-1. 2006
  33. ncbi request reprint Impact of completeness of percutaneous coronary intervention revascularization on long-term outcomes in the stent era
    Edward L Hannan
    State University of New York, University at Albany, Rensselaer, NY 12144 3456, USA
    Circulation 113:2406-12. 2006
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Development of surgical treatments for coronary artery disease
    Robert H Jones
    Ann Surg 238:S121-31. 2003
  35. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA 2002 guideline update for the management of patients with unstable angina and non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction--summary article: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association task force on practice guideli
    Eugene Braunwald
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:1366-74. 2002
  36. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA guideline update for the management of patients with unstable angina and non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction--2002: summary article: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidel
    Eugene Braunwald
    Circulation 106:1893-900. 2002
  37. ncbi request reprint What constitutes optimal surgical revascularization? Answers from the Bypass Angioplasty Revascularization Investigation (BARI)
    Thomas J Vander Salm
    Division of Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655 3304, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:565-72. 2002
    ..The study was done to derive the optimum definition of complete revascularization in coronary artery bypass surgery...

Research Grants2

  1. STICH Trial-Coordinating Center
    Robert Jones; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..