David G Rabkin
Affiliation: Loma Linda University
Sibona A, Khush K, Oyoyo U, Martens T, Hasaniya N, Razzouk A, et al
. Long-term transplant outcomes of donor hearts with left ventricular dysfunction. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018;: pubmed publisher
..Functional recovery of even the most impaired donor hearts in this study suggests that studies of left ventricular function in the setting of brain death should be interpreted cautiously. ..
Sibona A, Smith J, Srikureja D, Sharma R, Mascetti C, Razzouk A, et al
. Collaborative Management of Missile Injury to Right Ventricle and Subsequent Pulmonary Embolization. Ann Thorac Surg. 2018;106:e293-e294 pubmed publisher
..Intraoperative fluoroscopy allowed for immediate localization of the bullet to the hilum of the left lung, with subsequent endovascular retrieval. ..
Rabkin D, Reid B, Doty J. Acute on chronic pulmonary autograft dissection. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2015;20:563-4 pubmed publisher
..Implications for timing and technique of reintervention for pulmonary autograft dilatation are discussed. ..
Tryon D, Hasaniya N, Jabo B, Razzouk A, Bailey L, Rabkin D. Effect of left ventricular dysfunction on utilization of donor hearts. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2018;37:349-357 pubmed publisher
..More complete data are required to understand why 11.04% of hearts that met inclusion criteria were refused for "poor function" without documented evidence. ..