Nancy A Nussmeier

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Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Complications of the COX-2 inhibitors parecoxib and valdecoxib after cardiac surgery
    Nancy A Nussmeier
    Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX 77225 0345, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:1081-91. 2005
  2. pmc Common perioperative problems for the cardiac anesthesiologist
    Nancy A Nussmeier
    Department of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 32:459-60. 2005
  3. pmc Management of temperature during and after cardiac surgery
    Nancy A Nussmeier
    Department of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, and Department of Anesthesiology, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 32:472-6. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of the cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors parecoxib and valdecoxib after noncardiac surgery
    Nancy A Nussmeier
    the Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX 77225, USA
    Anesthesiology 104:518-26. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Anesthetic management for implantation of the Jarvik 2000 left ventricular assist system
    Nancy A Nussmeier
    Department of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Anesth Analg 97:964-71, table of contents. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy is associated with improved survival in women undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting
    Nancy A Nussmeier
    Departments of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology and Biostatistics Epidemiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Tex 77225 0345, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 124:1225-9. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Impact of platelet testing on presurgical screening and implications for cardiac and noncardiac surgical procedures
    Arthur W Bracey
    Division of Cardiovascular Pathology, The Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77225, USA
    Am J Cardiol 98:25N-32N. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Improving perioperative outcomes in patients with end-stage heart failure
    Nancy A Nussmeier
    Department of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology, Texas Heart Institute St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 4:S29-34. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular unloading with an assist device results in receptor relocalization as well as increased beta-adrenergic receptor numbers: are these changes indications for outcome?
    Roger J Bick
    Department of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology, The Texas Heart Institute and St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    J Card Surg 20:332-6. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery bypass graft surgery in women
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Cardiovascular Anesthesia, Texas Heart Institute, St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 18:344-52. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint Complications of the COX-2 inhibitors parecoxib and valdecoxib after cardiac surgery
    Nancy A Nussmeier
    Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX 77225 0345, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:1081-91. 2005
    ..Valdecoxib and its intravenous prodrug parecoxib are used to treat postoperative pain but may involve risk after coronary-artery bypass grafting (CABG). We conducted a randomized trial to assess the safety of these drugs after CABG...
  2. pmc Common perioperative problems for the cardiac anesthesiologist
    Nancy A Nussmeier
    Department of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 32:459-60. 2005
  3. pmc Management of temperature during and after cardiac surgery
    Nancy A Nussmeier
    Department of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, and Department of Anesthesiology, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 32:472-6. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of the cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors parecoxib and valdecoxib after noncardiac surgery
    Nancy A Nussmeier
    the Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX 77225, USA
    Anesthesiology 104:518-26. 2006
    ..The authors conducted a randomized trial to examine their safety and analgesic efficacy in patients recovering from major noncardiac surgical procedures...
  5. ncbi request reprint Anesthetic management for implantation of the Jarvik 2000 left ventricular assist system
    Nancy A Nussmeier
    Department of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Anesth Analg 97:964-71, table of contents. 2003
    ..The average support duration was 81.2 days; the range was 13-214 days. Seven of the 10 patients survived to transplantation. Survivors underwent complete physical rehabilitation during pump support...
  6. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy is associated with improved survival in women undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting
    Nancy A Nussmeier
    Departments of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology and Biostatistics Epidemiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Tex 77225 0345, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 124:1225-9. 2002
    ..The effect of hormone replacement therapy on cardiovascular events in postmenopausal women is controversial. We investigated the roles of sex and hormone replacement status in female patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting...
  7. ncbi request reprint Impact of platelet testing on presurgical screening and implications for cardiac and noncardiac surgical procedures
    Arthur W Bracey
    Division of Cardiovascular Pathology, The Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77225, USA
    Am J Cardiol 98:25N-32N. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Improving perioperative outcomes in patients with end-stage heart failure
    Nancy A Nussmeier
    Department of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology, Texas Heart Institute St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 4:S29-34. 2003
    ..Controlled randomized trials are needed to demonstrate improvement in cardiopulmonary or renal outcomes in such patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular unloading with an assist device results in receptor relocalization as well as increased beta-adrenergic receptor numbers: are these changes indications for outcome?
    Roger J Bick
    Department of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology, The Texas Heart Institute and St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    J Card Surg 20:332-6. 2005
    ..The use of left ventricular (LV) assist devices (LVADs) can improve performance and recovery of failing human hearts...
  10. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery bypass graft surgery in women
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Cardiovascular Anesthesia, Texas Heart Institute, St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 18:344-52. 2004
  11. ncbi request reprint Clopidogrel and bleeding in patients undergoing elective coronary artery bypass grafting
    LiQian Chen
    Department of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Tex, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 128:425-31. 2004
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Hyperthermia in the forty-eight hours after cardiopulmonary bypass
    Weng Y Thong
    Department of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston 77225, USA
    Anesth Analg 95:1489-95, table of contents. 2002
    ..05). In summary, postoperative hyperthermia is common, with both early and late occurrences during the first 48 h after cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass...
  13. ncbi request reprint A review of risk factors for adverse neurologic outcome after cardiac surgery
    Nancy A Nussmeier
    Department of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology, Texas Heart Institute, Houston 77225, USA
    J Extra Corpor Technol 34:4-10. 2002
    ..Further research into techniques for preventing or mitigating cerebral injury, particularly in high-risk patients, is clearly mandated...
  14. pmc Hormone replacement therapy is safe in women undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting
    Nancy A Nussmeier
    Ischemia Research and Education Foundation, 1111 Bayhill Drive, Suite 480, San Bruno, CA 94066, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 32:507-14. 2005
    ..01). We conclude that HRT administration before coronary artery bypass grafting does not increase women's risk of any adverse outcome...
  15. ncbi request reprint Increased creatine kinase MB level predicts postoperative mortality after cardiac surgery independent of new Q waves
    James Ramsay
    Department of Anesthesiology, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 129:300-6. 2005
    ..However, the outcome implications of cardiac enzyme release in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting are controversial...
  16. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of the cyclooxygenase 2 inhibitors parecoxib and valdecoxib in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery
    Elisabeth Ott
    Ischemia Research and Education Foundation, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 125:1481-92. 2003
    ..We prospectively evaluated the safety and efficacy of a newly introduced cyclooxygenase 2 inhibitor in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting surgery through a median sternotomy in a randomized clinical trial...
  17. ncbi request reprint Does gender influence the likelihood or types of complications following cardiac surgery?
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 8:283-95. 2004
    ..Further research is needed to identify risk factors for perioperative morbidity and mortality in women undergoing cardiac surgery and to develop medical interventions to mitigate these risks...
  18. ncbi request reprint Impact of pexelizumab, an anti-C5 complement antibody, on total mortality and adverse cardiovascular outcomes in cardiac surgical patients undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass
    Stanton K Shernan
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Hawaii School of Medicine, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:942-9; discussion 949-50. 2004
    ..We examined the safety and efficacy of a C5 complement inhibitor for attenuating inflammation-mediated cardiovascular dysfunction in cardiac surgical patients undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass...
  19. ncbi request reprint The female perspective: gender in cardiothoracic surgery
    Nancy A Nussmeier
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:618-9. 2003
  20. ncbi request reprint Are women different from men in ways that matter? Maybe
    Nancy A Nussmeier
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:264-5. 2006
  21. ncbi request reprint Neuroprotection in cardiac surgery
    Hilary P Grocott
    Department of Anesthesiology, Room 3435, Duke North Hospital, Box 3094, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin North America 21:487-509, viii. 2003
    ..This article reviews past and present neuroprotective efforts and outlines a framework for the future development of techniques for neuroprotection during cardiac surgery...
  22. ncbi request reprint Gender and cardiac surgery
    Colleen Gorman Koch
    Department of Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, G 3, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin North America 21:675-89. 2003
    ..As further knowledge accumulates, it is hoped that gender-specific risk factors can be mitigated and protective factors exploited, thereby improving the outcomes for all cardiac surgery patients...
  23. ncbi request reprint Perturbations in laboratory values after coronary artery bypass graft surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass
    Patrick Möhnle
    Clinic for Anesthesiology, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Munchen, Germany
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 19:19-25. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the sequential changes in commonly obtained laboratory values after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) with cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB)...
  24. doi request reprint Long-term forecasting of anesthesia workload in operating rooms from changes in a hospital's local population can be inaccurate
    Danielle Masursky
    Department of Anesthesiology, SUNY Upstate Medical University, USA
    Anesth Analg 106:1223-31, table of contents. 2008
    ..Anesthesia department planning depends on forecasting future demand for perioperative services. Little is known about long-range forecasting of anesthesia workload...