J Scott Rankin

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Techniques and benefits of multiple internal mammary artery bypass at 20 years of follow-up
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Heart Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:1008-14; discussion 1014-5. 2007
  2. ncbi A 'hemispherical' model of aortic valvar geometry
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Heart Center, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 17:179-86. 2008
  3. ncbi Techniques of autologous pericardial leaflet replacement for aortic valve reconstruction
    J Scott Rankin
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 98:743-5. 2014
  4. pmc Arterial bypass grafting of the coronary circulation
    C J Parsa
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
    HSR Proc Intensive Care Cardiovasc Anesth 3:227-34. 2011
  5. doi Efficacy of immunomodulation in the treatment of profound thrombocytopenia after adult cardiac surgery
    J Scott Rankin
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:808-13; discussion 813-5. 2014
  6. ncbi Techniques of autologous pericardial leaflet replacement for bicuspid aortic valve endocarditis
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Medical Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 22:724-31. 2013
  7. ncbi 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
  8. doi A refined hemispheric model of normal human aortic valve and root geometry
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Medical Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 146:103-108.e1. 2013
  9. doi The Society of Thoracic Surgeons risk model for operative mortality after multiple valve surgery
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Medical Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37205, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1484-90. 2013
  10. doi In vivo testing of an intra-annular aortic valve annuloplasty ring in a chronic calf model
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Medical Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37205, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 42:149-54. 2012

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Publications41

  1. ncbi Techniques and benefits of multiple internal mammary artery bypass at 20 years of follow-up
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Heart Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:1008-14; discussion 1014-5. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess 20-year clinical benefits of MIMA grafting and to evaluate the possible effects of two different MIMA configurations...
  2. ncbi A 'hemispherical' model of aortic valvar geometry
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Heart Center, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 17:179-86. 2008
    ..An improved understanding of aortic valvar anatomy could assist in further developing surgical repair of the valve. The study aim was to evaluate the three-dimensional (3-D) geometry of the aortic valve in normal human hearts...
  3. ncbi Techniques of autologous pericardial leaflet replacement for aortic valve reconstruction
    J Scott Rankin
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 98:743-5. 2014
    ..Perhaps sufficient data are available to consider autologous pericardial leaflet replacement in highly selected younger patients with irreparable leaflets and contraindications to warfarin. ..
  4. pmc Arterial bypass grafting of the coronary circulation
    C J Parsa
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
    HSR Proc Intensive Care Cardiovasc Anesth 3:227-34. 2011
    ..Thus, all-arterial bypass could play an increasingly important role in the future treatment of severe coronary atherosclerosis...
  5. doi Efficacy of immunomodulation in the treatment of profound thrombocytopenia after adult cardiac surgery
    J Scott Rankin
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:808-13; discussion 813-5. 2014
    ..Modulation of immune-mediated profound thrombocytopenia with intravenous immunoglobulin could be efficacious for any of these conditions...
  6. ncbi Techniques of autologous pericardial leaflet replacement for bicuspid aortic valve endocarditis
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Medical Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 22:724-31. 2013
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  7. ncbi 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...
  8. doi A refined hemispheric model of normal human aortic valve and root geometry
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Medical Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 146:103-108.e1. 2013
    ..In this study, a previous model of hemispheric aortic valve leaflets nested within a cylindrical aorta was refined in humans with normal aortic valves...
  9. doi The Society of Thoracic Surgeons risk model for operative mortality after multiple valve surgery
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Medical Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37205, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1484-90. 2013
    ..This study was undertaken to develop The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) mortality risk models for multiple valve procedures, which comprise 12% of total valve operations...
  10. doi In vivo testing of an intra-annular aortic valve annuloplasty ring in a chronic calf model
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Medical Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37205, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 42:149-54. 2012
    ..The goal of this study was to test the safety of this device with in vivo implantation in the calf model...
  11. ncbi An interrupted suture technique for ascending aortic replacement concomitant to aortic valve repair
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Medical Center and Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 21:263-6. 2012
    ..Thus, in selected situations, interrupted suture methods can be useful for ascending aortic replacement...
  12. ncbi Techniques of aortic valve repair
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Medical Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37205, USA
    Innovations (Phila) 6:348-54. 2011
    ..Most insufficient aortic valves now can undergo stable repair with minimal late valve-related complications. Greater application of aortic valve repair seems indicated...
  13. ncbi Increasing mitral valve repair rates with nonresectional techniques
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Medical Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    Innovations (Phila) 6:209-20. 2011
    ..This review will detail the technical application of "nonresectional" mitral repair approaches to a broad range of mitral disease pathologies...
  14. ncbi Management of immune dysfunction after adult cardiac surgery
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Medical Center, Nashville, Tenn, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:575-80. 2011
    ..In this series, results of immune augmentation were assessed in patients experiencing pulmonary dysfunction/multiorgan failure syndrome after cardiac surgery...
  15. doi Technique for aortic valve annuloplasty using an intra-annular "hemispherical" frame
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Medical Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:933-6. 2011
    ..Specific goals were to develop a clinically applicable transaortic implant technique and to evaluate the system in isolated and intact animal preparations...
  16. ncbi Determinants of operative mortality in valvular heart surgery
    J Scott Rankin
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:547-57. 2006
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate risk factors for operative mortality comprehensively across the entire spectrum of cardiac valvular procedures over the past decade...
  17. ncbi An intra-annular 'hemispherical' annuloplasty frame for aortic valve repair
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Medical Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 19:97-103. 2010
    ..In this study, a prototype annuloplasty frame based on this model was tested as a repair device in isolated porcine aortic root preparations...
  18. ncbi Trends in mitral valve surgery: a single practice experience
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Medical Center and Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 18:359-66. 2009
    ..The study aim was to assess the impact of the increasing application of these methods on operative results over time...
  19. ncbi Immunotherapy for refractory pulmonary infection after adult cardiac surgery: immune dysregulation syndrome
    J Scott Rankin
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Vanderbilt University, 2400 Patterson Street, Suite 103, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 14:783-91. 2005
    ..Moreover, the incidence of PD/MF may be increasing due to the emergence of antibiotic-resistant pathogens...
  20. pmc William Stewart Halsted: a lecture by Dr. Peter D. Olch
    J Scott Rankin
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Ann Surg 243:418-25. 2006
    ..Given Dr. Olch's extraordinary insight into Dr. Halsted's character, which was based on many years of assiduous study, it seemed appropriate to publish this work posthumously after a quarter century...
  21. ncbi "Adjustable" artificial chordal replacement for repair of mitral valve prolapse
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Hospital, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:1526-8. 2006
    ..9%) experienced late failure, and this patient was re-repaired with artificial chords. Thus, "adjustable" artificial chordal replacement facilitates uniform repair of mitral valve prolapse with a low late failure rate...
  22. ncbi The risk of valve surgery for endocarditis in patients with dialysis-dependent renal failure
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 16:617-22; discussion 622. 2007
    ..The study aim was to develop a simple risk scoring system to identify high-risk dialysis patients undergoing valve surgery for endocarditis...
  23. ncbi Several new considerations in mitral valve repair
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Medical Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 13:399-409. 2004
    ..iii) Are valve procedures in ischemic mitral regurgitation (MR) still associated with less satisfactory early and late outcomes?; and (iv) Is prophylactic amiodarone therapy safe and effective in reducing postoperative arrhythmias?..
  24. ncbi A new approach to mitral valve repair for rheumatic disease: preliminary study
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Medical Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 17:614-9. 2008
    ..For this reason, rheumatic valves primarily have been replaced in recent years. Early and late outcomes with replacement, however, have continued to be suboptimal, prompting a re-examination of repair...
  25. ncbi A new mitral valve repair strategy for hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Medical Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 17:642-7. 2008
    ..Hence, a surgical procedure was devised to address all components of this disorder...
  26. ncbi Risk-adjusted survival after tissue versus mechanical aortic valve replacement: a 23-year assessment
    Jeffrey G Gaca
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 22:810-6. 2013
    ..The study aim was to test the hypothesis that AVR with tissue valves is associated with a lower risk-adjusted survival, as compared to mechanical valves...
  27. doi Effects of institutional volumes on operative outcomes for aortic root replacement in North America
    G Chad Hughes
    Society of Thoracic Surgeons Database, Durham, NC, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 145:166-70. 2013
    ..The present study sought to evaluate the relationship between the volume of aortic root replacement procedures and the operative results for centers in North America...
  28. ncbi Patient survival characteristics after routine mitral valve repair for ischemic mitral regurgitation
    Donald D Glower
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 129:860-8. 2005
    ..Conversion from mitral valve replacement to valve repair has improved prognosis, but it is unclear whether ischemic mitral regurgitation remains an independent predictor of outcome after mitral valve repair...
  29. doi Influence of patient age on procedural selection in mitral valve surgery
    Mani A Daneshmand
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:1479-85; discussion 1485-6. 2010
    ..However, few direct comparison data are available, and this study evaluated the effects of patient age on risk-adjusted survival after mitral procedures...
  30. ncbi Survival prognosis and surgical management of ischemic mitral regurgitation
    Carmelo A Milano
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:735-44. 2008
    ..This study reviewed a 20-year series of IMR patients managed with multiple approaches to assess and refine surgical strategies...
  31. doi Mitral valve repair for degenerative disease: a 20-year experience
    Mani A Daneshmand
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:1828-37. 2009
    ..This study was designed to compare survival characteristics of mitral valve repair versus prosthetic replacement for degenerative disorders during a 20-year period...
  32. doi Outcomes for endocarditis surgery in North America: a simplified risk scoring system
    Jeffrey G Gaca
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 141:98-106.e1-2. 2011
    ..The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Adult Cardiac Surgery Database was examined to develop a simple risk scoring system and identify areas for quality improvement...
  33. ncbi Current outcomes for tricuspid valve infective endocarditis surgery in North America
    Jeffrey G Gaca
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:1374-81. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the population and outcomes for isolated TV IE using The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Adult Cardiac Database...
  34. doi Twenty-five-year outcomes after multiple internal thoracic artery bypass
    Cyrus J Parsa
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 145:970-5. 2013
    ..This study assessed single institutional outcomes with multiple internal thoracic artery grafting for guidance with future clinical decisions...
  35. ncbi Pure annular dilation as a cause of mitral regurgitation: a clinically distinct entity of female heart disease
    Donald D Glower
    Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 18:284-8. 2009
    ..Pure annular dilation (PAD) is a recognized etiology of mitral regurgitation, yet few data exist to define the prognostic profile of this disorder relative to other etiologies, such as ischemia or myxomatous prolapse...
  36. ncbi Single versus multiple internal mammary artery grafting for coronary artery bypass: 15-year follow-up of a clinical practice trial
    William R Burfeind
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Circulation 110:II27-35. 2004
    ..This study was designed to test the hypothesis that multiple IMA grafts would provide better 15-year outcomes when compared with single IMA and vein grafts...
  37. ncbi Outcome characteristics of multiple-valve surgery: comparison with single-valve procedures
    Christina M Vassileva
    From the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL USA Duke University and Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC USA Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA USA Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN USA University of Louisville, Louisville, KY USA St Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO USA and Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN USA
    Innovations (Phila) 9:27-32. 2014
    ..This topic was examined using The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Database...
  38. doi Total aortic replacement in Loeys-Dietz syndrome
    J Scott Rankin
    Centennial Medical Center and Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1949-51. 2009
    ..Genetic testing reveals transforming growth factor-beta 1 and 2 mutations. Patients require monitoring for progressive aneurysmal disease, and may need total aortic replacement. Two patients are presented who typify these concepts...
  39. doi Design characteristics of a three-dimensional geometric aortic valve annuloplasty ring
    Philip S Crooke
    From the Department of Mathematics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN USA BioStable Science and Engineering, Inc, Austin, TX USA German Heart Center Munich, Munich, Germany and Department of Cardiac Surgery, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN USA
    Innovations (Phila) 8:364-70. 2013
    ..A full geometric annuloplasty ring could facilitate aortic valve repair. The purpose of this report was to document the design of such a ring using mathematical analyses of normal human aortic valve computed tomographic angiograms...
  40. ncbi Amiodarone and cardiac surgery
    J Scott Rankin
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:271. 2007