Rakesh M Suri

Summary

Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The expanding role of mitral valve repair in triple valve operations: contemporary North American outcomes in 8,021 patients
    Rakesh M Suri
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:1513-9; discussion 1519. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Improving affordability through innovation in the surgical treatment of mitral valve disease
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN Electronic address
    Mayo Clin Proc 88:1075-84. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Association between early surgical intervention vs watchful waiting and outcomes for mitral regurgitation due to flail mitral valve leaflets
    Rakesh M Suri
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    JAMA 310:609-16. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Management of pulmonary vein rupture after percutaneous intervention: utility of a hybrid approach
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:2166-8. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Variation in warfarin thromboprophylaxis after mitral valve repair: does equipoise exist and is a randomized trial warranted?
    Rakesh M Suri
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1991-8; discussion 1998-9. 2013
  6. doi request reprint A prospective, randomized comparison of 3 contemporary bioprosthetic aortic valves: should hemodynamic performance influence device selection?
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144:1387-95, 1398; discussion 1395-7. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Quality of life after early mitral valve repair using conventional and robotic approaches
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Medical School, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:761-9. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Minimally invasive heart valve surgery: how and why in 2012
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 14:171-9. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Management of less-than-severe mitral regurgitation: should guidelines recommend earlier surgical intervention?
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 40:496-502. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Thoracoscopic versus open mitral valve repair: a propensity score analysis of early outcomes
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:1185-90. 2009

Detail Information

Publications89

  1. ncbi request reprint The expanding role of mitral valve repair in triple valve operations: contemporary North American outcomes in 8,021 patients
    Rakesh M Suri
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:1513-9; discussion 1519. 2014
    ..We sought to evaluate factors influencing contemporary results of triple-valve operations using The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Adult Cardiac Surgery Database...
  2. doi request reprint Improving affordability through innovation in the surgical treatment of mitral valve disease
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN Electronic address
    Mayo Clin Proc 88:1075-84. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Association between early surgical intervention vs watchful waiting and outcomes for mitral regurgitation due to flail mitral valve leaflets
    Rakesh M Suri
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    JAMA 310:609-16. 2013
    ..In the absence of clinical trial data, analysis of large multicenter registries is critical...
  4. doi request reprint Management of pulmonary vein rupture after percutaneous intervention: utility of a hybrid approach
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:2166-8. 2013
    ..Additional external repair of pulmonary vein/epicardial tissue was performed to completely seal the perforation...
  5. doi request reprint Variation in warfarin thromboprophylaxis after mitral valve repair: does equipoise exist and is a randomized trial warranted?
    Rakesh M Suri
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1991-8; discussion 1998-9. 2013
    ..There are limited data available to inform decision making regarding warfarin thromboprophylaxis early after mitral valve repair...
  6. doi request reprint A prospective, randomized comparison of 3 contemporary bioprosthetic aortic valves: should hemodynamic performance influence device selection?
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144:1387-95, 1398; discussion 1395-7. 2012
    ..Latest generation biologic aortic valve prostheses were designed to improve hemodynamic performance. We sought to determine whether there are clinically important early differences among these devices...
  7. doi request reprint Quality of life after early mitral valve repair using conventional and robotic approaches
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Medical School, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:761-9. 2012
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Minimally invasive heart valve surgery: how and why in 2012
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 14:171-9. 2012
    ..We explore current evidence supporting the practice of minimally invasive heart valve surgery in 2012 and analyze the clinical impact of these nascent surgical platforms...
  9. doi request reprint Management of less-than-severe mitral regurgitation: should guidelines recommend earlier surgical intervention?
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 40:496-502. 2011
    ..Watchful waiting is often advocated and considered safe, but the risk of developing left ventricular (LV) dysfunction under medical management is unknown...
  10. doi request reprint Thoracoscopic versus open mitral valve repair: a propensity score analysis of early outcomes
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:1185-90. 2009
    ..We compared the outcomes of mitral valve repair performed through port access using thoracoscopic assistance (port) versus median sternotomy (open)...
  11. doi request reprint Is the anterior intertrigonal distance increased in patients with mitral regurgitation due to leaflet prolapse?
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:1202-8. 2009
    ..Although it is generally accepted that the posterior mitral annulus dilates in patients with severe MR due to leaflet prolapse, the stability of the anterior intertrigonal distance has not yet been demonstrated in humans...
  12. doi request reprint Left ventricular mass regression after porcine versus bovine aortic valve replacement: a randomized comparison
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:1232-7. 2009
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint A novel method of leaflet reconstruction after triangular resection for posterior mitral valve prolapse
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:e53-6. 2010
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Robotic mitral valve repair for all prolapse subsets using techniques identical to open valvuloplasty: establishing the benchmark against which percutaneous interventions should be judged
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:970-9. 2011
    ..We therefore compared early outcomes of robotic versus open mitral valve repair for patients with mitral valve prolapse...
  15. pmc Robotic mitral valve repair for all categories of leaflet prolapse: improving patient appeal and advancing standard of care
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 86:838-44. 2011
    ..To characterize the early outcomes of robotic mitral valve (MV) repair using standard open techniques...
  16. ncbi request reprint Survival advantage and improved durability of mitral repair for leaflet prolapse subsets in the current era
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:819-26. 2006
    ..Factors predicting long-term survival and reoperative risk after mitral valve repair for subsets with prolapse involving the anterior leaflet in the current era are unclear...
  17. ncbi request reprint Long-term results of the Konno procedure for complex left ventricular outflow tract obstruction
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:1064-71. 2006
    ..This study was undertaken to determine long-term clinical and echocardiographic outcomes after the Konno procedure...
  18. ncbi request reprint Recurrent mitral regurgitation after repair: should the mitral valve be re-repaired?
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:1390-7. 2006
    ..We sought to evaluate the clinical and echocardiographic outcomes of reoperation for failed mitral valve repair...
  19. doi request reprint Determinants of early decline in ejection fraction after surgical correction of mitral regurgitation
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:442-7. 2008
    ..We sought to echocardiographically examine the early changes in left ventricular size and function after mitral valve repair or replacement for mitral regurgitation caused by leaflet prolapse...
  20. doi request reprint Recovery of left ventricular function after surgical correction of mitral regurgitation caused by leaflet prolapse
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 137:1071-6. 2009
    ..We studied clinical and echocardiographic factors influencing return of normal left ventricular ejection fraction after mitral valve repair or replacement for mitral regurgitation caused by leaflet prolapse...
  21. doi request reprint Expanding relevance of aortic valve repair-is earlier operation indicated?
    Vikas Sharma
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:100-7. 2014
    ..To define the durability of aortic valve repair (AVRep) and the effect of surgical timing on late survival...
  22. doi request reprint Outcomes of surgical aortic valve replacement in moderate risk patients: implications for determination of equipoise in the transcatheter era
    Sebastian A Iturra
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:127-32. 2014
    ..To determine the contemporary outcomes of surgical aortic valve replacement (SAVR) in a moderate surgical risk population...
  23. doi request reprint Assessment of coronary artery disease risk in 5463 patients undergoing cardiac surgery: when is preoperative coronary angiography necessary?
    Nassir M Thalji
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 146:1055-1063, 1064.e1; discussion 1063-1064. 2013
    ..We sought to critically analyze the routine use of conventional coronary angiography (CCA) before noncoronary cardiac surgery and to assess clinical prediction models that might allow more selective use of CCA in this setting...
  24. doi request reprint When should prophylactic maze procedure be considered in patients undergoing mitral valve surgery?
    John M Stulak
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:1395-401. 2010
    ..We examined the incidence and predictors of late AF in patients with functional tricuspid regurgitation (TR) undergoing mitral valve repair...
  25. doi request reprint Aortic valve replacement in the elderly: determinants of late outcome
    Elena A Ashikhmina
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Circulation 124:1070-8. 2011
    ..Few data exist on long-term outcomes of elderly patients after aortic valve replacement. We evaluated latest follow-up information for patients ≥70 years of age after aortic valve replacement...
  26. doi request reprint Do pericardial bioprostheses improve outcome of elderly patients undergoing aortic valve replacement?
    Sameh M Said
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:1868-74; discussion 1874-5. 2012
    ..Our objective was to assess the late results of the two valve types...
  27. doi request reprint Mitral regurgitation surgery in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy and ischemic mitral regurgitation: factors that influence survival
    Simon Maltais
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:995-1001. 2011
    ..Therefore, we conducted this study to understand the predictors of mortality and to delineate the role of mitral valve repair versus replacement in this high-risk population...
  28. doi request reprint Late outcome of repair of congenital coronary artery fistulas--a word of caution
    Sameh M Said
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 145:455-60. 2013
    ..We reviewed our experience with repair of congenital coronary artery fistulas...
  29. doi request reprint Management of mild aortic stenosis at the time of coronary artery bypass surgery: should the valve be replaced?
    Basar Sareyyupoglu
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:1224-31. 2009
    ..We therefore investigated such patients to determine incremental risk of concomitant AVR, progression of AS among those undergoing CABG alone, and operative risk of AVR after prior CABG...
  30. doi request reprint Does early surgical intervention improve left ventricular mass regression after mitral valve repair for leaflet prolapse?
    John M Stulak
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, Minn, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 141:122-9. 2011
    ..It is unclear whether hypertrophy caused by severe chronic mitral regurgitation regresses after mitral valve repair and, if so, which factors promote reverse remodeling and influence its prognostic significance...
  31. doi request reprint Validation of clinical scores predicting severe acute kidney injury after cardiac surgery
    Lars Englberger
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 56:623-31. 2010
    ..The aims of our study are to validate the predictive scoring models for patients requiring postoperative RRT and test applicability to the broader spectrum of patients with postoperative severe AKI...
  32. ncbi request reprint Aortic root enlargement in octogenarian patients results in less patient prosthesis mismatch
    Juan G Penaranda
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota Cardio Thoracic and Vascular Surgical Associates, Mobile, Alabama
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:1533-8. 2014
    ..Aortic root enlargement has not been well studied as a modality to prevent patient prosthesis mismatch in octogenarian patients with a small aortic root...
  33. doi request reprint Identifying patients at particular risk of injury during repeat sternotomy: analysis of 2555 cardiac reoperations
    Chan B Park
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:1028-35. 2010
    ..A variety of protective strategies during repeat sternotomy been proposed; however, it remains unclear for which patients they are warranted...
  34. doi request reprint Spectrum and outcome of reoperations after the Ross procedure
    John M Stulak
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Circulation 122:1153-8. 2010
    ..It is increasingly apparent, however, that reoperations are frequent after the Ross procedure and that when required, they may be more complex than previously thought...
  35. ncbi request reprint Surgical ablation for atrial fibrillation for two decades: are the results of new techniques equivalent to the Cox maze III procedure?
    John M Stulak
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, Minn Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:1478-86. 2014
    ..Because no large comparative studies with long-term follow-up exist, we have reviewed our experience...
  36. doi request reprint Repair of acute inferior wall myocardial infarction-related basal ventricular septal defect: transatrial versus transventricular approach
    Vikas Sharma
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
    J Card Surg 28:475-80. 2013
    ..We describe our contemporary experience for the management of patients with an acute postinfarction basal ventricle septal defect (VSD) using the transatrial (TA) and transventricular (TV) approaches...
  37. doi request reprint The increasing use of mechanical pulmonary valve replacement over a 40-year period
    John M Stulak
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:2009-14; discussion 2014-5. 2010
    ..Mechanical prostheses are durable, but there has been concern concerning valve thrombosis and bleeding complications from warfarin...
  38. doi request reprint What is the optimal myocardial preservation strategy at re-operation for aortic valve replacement in the presence of a patent internal thoracic artery?
    Chan B Park
    Divisions of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 39:861-5. 2011
    ..The optimal myocardial preservation strategy at re-operation for aortic valve replacement (AVR) after prior coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) in the presence of a patent internal thoracic artery (ITA) remains undefined...
  39. doi request reprint Risk of recurrent gastrointestinal bleeding after aortic valve replacement in patients with Heyde syndrome
    Jess L Thompson
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144:112-6. 2012
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Increased risk of acute kidney injury in patients undergoing tricuspid valve surgery
    Lars Englberger
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 43:993-9. 2013
    ..We aimed to determine which patients undergoing tricuspid valve (TV) surgery are at increased risk for acute kidney injury (AKI)...
  41. doi request reprint Transcatheter aortic valve replacement in patients with cirrhosis
    Kevin L Greason
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
    J Card Surg 28:492-5. 2013
    ..Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) can obviate the need for cardiopulmonary bypass and may reduce operative morbidity in comparison to standard aortic valve replacement (SAVR) in select patients...
  42. doi request reprint Early transcatheter aortic valve thrombosis
    Kevin L Greason
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Card Surg 28:264-6. 2013
    ..Early valve thrombosis is uncommon after pericardial aortic valve replacement. In this report, we describe such a complication after transcatheter aortic valve insertion...
  43. doi request reprint Multiple arterial grafts improve late survival of patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery: analysis of 8622 patients with multivessel disease
    Chaim Locker
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Circulation 126:1023-30. 2012
    ..Use of the left internal mammary artery (LIMA) in multivessel coronary artery disease improves survival after coronary artery bypass graft surgery; however, the survival benefit of multiple arterial (MultArt) grafts is debated...
  44. doi request reprint Indexed left ventricular dimensions best predict survival after aortic valve replacement in patients with aortic valve regurgitation
    Morgan L Brown
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1170-5; discussion 1175-6. 2009
    ..50) after valve replacement for aortic regurgitation...
  45. doi request reprint Vascular access site injury after transfemoral transcatheter aortic valve insertion
    Kevin L Greason
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Massachusetts 55905, USA
    J Card Surg 28:348-52. 2013
    ..We report the prevalence of anatomic arterial injury with open artery access TAVI...
  46. ncbi request reprint Associations between valve repair and reduced operative mortality in 21,056 mitral/tricuspid double valve procedures
    J Scott Rankin
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37205, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 44:472-6; discussion 476-7. 2013
    ..It is unclear, however, how valve repair influences mortality in combined MT procedures. This topic was evaluated in the Society of Thoracic Surgeons database...
  47. doi request reprint Clinical outcome after surgical correction of mitral regurgitation due to papillary muscle rupture
    Antonio Russo
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Circulation 118:1528-34. 2008
    ..Although always considered, surgical treatment is often denied because of high operative mortality. Moreover, the effects of surgery for PMR on long-term outcome, particularly compared with expected outcome after MI, are undefined...
  48. pmc Intraoperative echocardiography in valvular heart disease: an evidence-based appraisal
    Hector I Michelena
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 85:646-55. 2010
    ..The value of IOTEE in isolated aortic valve replacement remains less clear. Evidence supporting EAU is scientifically more robust but conflicting. These findings have important clinical policy and research implications...
  49. ncbi request reprint Functional tricuspid regurgitation at the time of mitral valve repair for degenerative leaflet prolapse: the case for a selective approach
    Oguz Yilmaz
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:608-13. 2011
    ..We examined the clinical and echocardiographic outcomes of patients with tricuspid regurgitation who underwent only mitral valve repair...
  50. doi request reprint Bulging subaortic septum: an important risk factor for systolic anterior motion after mitral valve repair
    Sameh M Said
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:1427-32. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine etiologic factors of systolic anterior motion (SAM) of the mitral valve after repair...
  51. ncbi request reprint Should the proximal arch be routinely replaced in patients with bicuspid aortic valve disease and ascending aortic aneurysm?
    Chan B Park
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:602-7. 2011
    ..Data support an aggressive approach to replacement of the ascending aorta. However, the natural history of the unreplaced aortic arch is unknown, and some have advocated routine replacement of the proximal arch in this setting...
  52. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of surgical aortic valve replacement: the benchmark for percutaneous therapies
    Pietro Bajona
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 56:619-24. 2014
    ..This article will discuss current outcomes for SAVR among high- and intermediate-risk patients with AS as a barometer in assessing the results of nascent percutaneous therapies. ..
  53. ncbi request reprint Primary angiosarcoma of the aorta, great vessels, and the heart
    Javairiah Fatima
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Vasc Surg 57:756-64. 2013
    ..We reviewed our experience to identify a preferred diagnostic and treatment strategy and evaluate the role of adjunctive therapy...
  54. doi request reprint Comprehensive hemodynamic assessment of 368 normal St. Jude Medical mechanical mitral valve prostheses based on early postimplantation echocardiographic studies
    Lori A Blauwet
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 26:381-9. 2013
    ..Two-dimensional and Doppler-derived echocardiographic data on normal St. Jude Medical mechanical mitral valve prosthesis function have been reported but remain limited...
  55. doi request reprint Pericardial effusion after cardiac surgery: risk factors, patient profiles, and contemporary management
    Elena A Ashikhmina
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:112-8. 2010
    ..We aimed to review recent experience at our institution in the diagnosis and treatment of pericardial effusion after cardiac surgery and to identify risk factors for its development...
  56. doi request reprint Results of mitral valve annuloplasty with a standard-sized posterior band: is measuring important?
    Morgan L Brown
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 138:886-91. 2009
    ..This study was undertaken to determine hemodynamic and clinical outcomes of annuloplasty with a standard-sized (63 mm) posterior band in adult patients undergoing mitral valve repair for degenerative valve disease...
  57. doi request reprint Incidence of aortic complications in patients with bicuspid aortic valves
    Hector I Michelena
    Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    JAMA 306:1104-12. 2011
    ..Bicuspid aortic valve (BAV), the most common congenital heart defect, has been thought to cause frequent and severe aortic complications; however, long-term, population-based data are lacking...
  58. doi request reprint Computed tomography as an alternative to catheter angiography prior to robotic mitral valve repair
    Michael F Morris
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1354-9. 2013
    ..The safety and utility of preoperative coronary CTA in patients undergoing robotic mitral valve repair is unknown...
  59. pmc Clinical accuracy of RIFLE and Acute Kidney Injury Network (AKIN) criteria for acute kidney injury in patients undergoing cardiac surgery
    Lars Englberger
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Crit Care 15:R16. 2011
    ..The two definition systems differ in several aspects, and it is not clearly determined which has the better clinical accuracy...
  60. ncbi request reprint Management of moderate functional mitral regurgitation at the time of aortic valve replacement: is concomitant mitral valve repair necessary?
    Calvin K N Wan
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 137:635-640.e1. 2009
    ..The optimal management of moderate functional mitral regurgitation at the time of aortic valve replacement remains undefined...
  61. ncbi request reprint Survival and reoperation risk following bicuspid aortic valve-sparing root replacement
    Basar Sareyyupoglu
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 18:1-8. 2009
    ..The mid-term outcome of aortic valve-sparing root replacement, reimplanting native bicuspid versus tricuspid aortic valves, is unclear...
  62. doi request reprint Left ventricular remodeling early after correction of mitral regurgitation: maintenance of stroke volume with decreased systolic indexes
    Elena A Ashikhmina
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:1300-5. 2010
    ..Mitral valve repair for mitral regurgitation is followed by left ventricle adjustment to new preload and afterload. We evaluated left ventricular geometry and function immediately after mitral valve repair for degenerative prolapse...
  63. doi request reprint Deep hypothermic circulatory arrest is not a risk factor for acute kidney injury in thoracic aortic surgery
    Lars Englberger
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 141:552-8. 2011
    ..We studied incidence and risk factors of acute kidney injury in patients undergoing thoracic aortic surgery...
  64. doi request reprint Left atrial ganglion ablation as an adjunct to atrial fibrillation surgery in valvular heart disease
    Adam L Ware
    Mayo Medical School, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:97-102. 2011
    ..Our aim was to evaluate early results of ganglionic plexus (GP) ablation with modified Cox maze lesion sets for concomitant atrial fibrillation (AF) during corrective valve surgery...
  65. doi request reprint Fate of nonreplaced sinuses of Valsalva in bicuspid aortic valve disease
    Chan B Park
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:278-84. 2011
    ....
  66. doi request reprint Transcatheter aortic valve insertion catastrophe in inoperable patients: should aortic valve replacement be denied?
    Kevin L Greason
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Card Surg 28:336-8. 2013
    ..We review the outcomes of these inoperable patients and discuss recommendations for managing this complication...
  67. pmc A more aggressive approach to emergency embolectomy for acute pulmonary embolism
    Basar Sareyyupoglu
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 85:785-90. 2010
    ..To examine operative outcomes after acute pulmonary embolectomy (APE), a recently adopted, more aggressive surgical approach...
  68. doi request reprint The surgical treatment of concomitant atrial arrhythmias during redo cardiac operations
    John M Stulak
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:1894-9; discussion 1900. 2012
    ..There are few data reporting risk and outcome for patients undergoing atrial fibrillation ablation in this clinical setting...
  69. doi request reprint Safety of same-day coronary angiography in patients undergoing elective aortic valve replacement
    Kevin L Greason
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:1791-6. 2011
    ..Coronary artery imaging is required for most adult patients undergoing aortic valve replacement (AVR)...
  70. doi request reprint CT and MR imaging of the mitral valve: radiologic-pathologic correlation
    Michael F Morris
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Radiographics 30:1603-20. 2010
    ..Supplemental material available at http://radiographics.rsna.org/lookup/suppl/doi:10.1148/rg.306105518/-/DC1...
  71. doi request reprint Effectiveness of dabigatran etexilate for thromboprophylaxis of mechanical heart valves
    Stephen H McKellar
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 141:1410-6. 2011
    ..No data exist in the setting of mechanical heart valves. We tested the hypothesis that dabigatran etexilate is as effective as heparin for thromboprophylaxis of mechanical valves in a porcine heterotopic aortic valve model...
  72. ncbi request reprint Simulation-based postcardiotomy extracorporeal membrane oxygenation crisis training for thoracic surgery residents
    Harold M Burkhart
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:901-6. 2013
    ..We developed and tested a clinical simulation program in the principles and conduct of postcardiotomy extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) with the aim of improving confidence, proficiency, and crisis management...
  73. doi request reprint Does metabolic syndrome influence bioprosthetic mitral valve degeneration and reoperation rate?
    Steven R Meyer
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Card Surg 27:146-51. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether MbS is also associated with accelerated failure of bioprosthetic valves prostheses in the mitral position...
  74. doi request reprint An unexpected cause of poor venous drainage during robotic mitral valve repair
    Basar Sareyyupoglu
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 10:146-7. 2010
    ..We present a case with an unusual cause of poor venous drainage during cardiopulmonary bypass for robotic-assisted mitral valve repair...
  75. ncbi request reprint Safety and durability of mitral valve repair for anterior leaflet perforation
    Basar Sareyyupoglu
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 139:1488-93. 2010
    ..We sought to evaluate mitral valve repair for anterior leaflet perforation...
  76. doi request reprint Diastolic dysfunction in patients undergoing cardiac surgery: a pathophysiological mechanism underlying the initiation of new-onset post-operative atrial fibrillation
    Rowlens M Melduni
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:953-61. 2011
    ..Our goal was to investigate whether left ventricular (LV) diastolic dysfunction was an important pathophysiological mechanism underlying the initiation of new-onset post-operative atrial fibrillation (POAF)...
  77. doi request reprint Endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair to facilitate access for transcatheter aortic valve implantation
    Budhaditya R Chakraborty
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55902, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1439-41. 2013
    ....
  78. doi request reprint Surgical management of anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery
    James E Davies
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:844-7; discussion 847-8. 2009
    ..Anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery (AAOCA) from the opposite sinus traveling between the aorta and pulmonary artery is associated with ischemia and sudden death...
  79. ncbi request reprint Indications for surgery in degenerative mitral valve disease
    Hartzell V Schaff
    Divisions of Cardiovascular Surgery and Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 19:97-102. 2007
    ..Moreover, there are clear benefits of mitral valve repair over valve replacement, including greater regression of left heart dimensions, normalization of left ventricular function, and superior long-term survival...
  80. doi request reprint Real-time three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography in the intraoperative assessment of mitral valve disease
    Jasmine Grewal
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 22:34-41. 2009
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  81. doi request reprint Mitral valve repair is durable in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    John M Stulak
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:510-5. 2012
    ..We examined late survival and durability of mitral valve repair in patients with RA...
  82. ncbi request reprint Robot-assisted repair of tricuspid leaflet prolapse using standard valvuloplasty techniques
    Christopher W Seder
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 21:749-52. 2012
    ..The patient had an uncomplicated hospital course and was dismissed home on the third postoperative day...
  83. doi request reprint Spontaneous ear hemorrhage during cardiac surgery
    Karen E Singh
    Department of Anesthesiology, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:982-4. 2012
    ..Determinants and management considerations of poor venous return, including maintenance of cerebral perfusion pressure, are discussed...
  84. doi request reprint Laparoscopic transdiaphragmatic access to the apex of the left ventricle of the heart
    Jess L Thompson
    From the Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
    Innovations (Phila) 4:27-31. 2009
    ..We describe our experience with a novel technique for a laparoscopic transdiaphragmatic approach to the LV outflow tract (LVOT)...
  85. ncbi request reprint Robot-assisted aortic valve replacement using a novel sutureless bovine pericardial prosthesis: proof of concept as an alternative to percutaneous implantation
    Rakesh M Suri
    From the Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN USA
    Ann Surg 5:419-23. 2010
    ..We sought to develop a minimally invasive technique for native aortic valve excision and sutureless prosthetic aortic valve replacement using robot assistance...
  86. doi request reprint Mayo Clinic Risk Score for percutaneous coronary intervention predicts in-hospital mortality in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Mandeep Singh
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Circulation 117:356-62. 2008
    ..Our goal was to seek a preprocedure risk model that can predict in-hospital mortality after either percutaneous coronary intervention or coronary artery bypass graft surgery...
  87. ncbi request reprint Successful use of Thoratec biventricular support in a small child awaiting cardiac transplantation
    Rakesh M Suri
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55902, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:1920-2. 2005
    ..The operative technique, pump settings, and modifications utilized to optimize peripheral perfusion are detailed...
  88. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary resection for metastatic malignant fibrous histiocytoma: an analysis of prognostic factors
    Rakesh M Suri
    Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:1847-52. 2005
    ..Factors affecting recurrence and survival after pulmonary resection for metastatic malignant fibrous histiocytoma (MFH) are not well known...
  89. doi request reprint Left-sided partial anomalous pulmonary venous connections
    Andrew W ElBardissi
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:1007-14. 2008
    ..If left untreated, PAPVC may result in severe right ventricular failure and pulmonary vascular disease. We sought to determine the effectiveness and long-term outcome after surgical correction of this anomaly...