Joseph C Cleveland

Summary

Affiliation: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting decreases risk-adjusted mortality and morbidity
    J C Cleveland
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver 80262, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 72:1282-8; discussion 1288-9. 2001
  2. doi request reprint Left ventricular assist device as bridge to transplantation does not adversely affect one-year heart transplantation survival
    Joseph C Cleveland
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:774-7. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Invited commentary
    Joseph C Cleveland
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado at Denver, Academic Office 1, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:530-1. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint The evolution of chemokine release supports a bimodal mechanism of spinal cord ischemia and reperfusion injury
    Phillip D Smith
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Circulation 126:S110-7. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Lipopolysaccharide stimulation of human aortic valve interstitial cells activates inflammation and osteogenesis
    Ashok N Babu
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado at Denver, Denver, CO 80045, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:71-6. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Microfilaments facilitate TLR4-mediated ICAM-1 expression in human aortic valve interstitial cells
    Yong Song
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    J Surg Res 166:52-8. 2011
  7. pmc Biglycan induces the expression of osteogenic factors in human aortic valve interstitial cells via Toll-like receptor-2
    Rui Song
    Department of Surgery, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 32:2711-20. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Stenotic aortic valves have dysfunctional mechanisms of anti-inflammation: implications for aortic stenosis
    Joon H Lee
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, The University of Colorado, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 141:481-6. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Cytokine expression profile in human lungs undergoing normothermic ex-vivo lung perfusion
    Miral R Sadaria
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:478-84. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Preservation of motor function after spinal cord ischemia and reperfusion injury through microglial inhibition
    Phillip D Smith
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1647-53. 2013

Detail Information

Publications43

  1. ncbi request reprint Off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting decreases risk-adjusted mortality and morbidity
    J C Cleveland
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver 80262, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 72:1282-8; discussion 1288-9. 2001
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Left ventricular assist device as bridge to transplantation does not adversely affect one-year heart transplantation survival
    Joseph C Cleveland
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:774-7. 2008
    ..Left ventricular assist devices are increasingly used as a bridge to transplantation. It remains unclear whether the use of pretransplant left ventricular assist devices adversely affects short-term survival after cardiac transplantation...
  3. doi request reprint Invited commentary
    Joseph C Cleveland
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado at Denver, Academic Office 1, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:530-1. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint The evolution of chemokine release supports a bimodal mechanism of spinal cord ischemia and reperfusion injury
    Phillip D Smith
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Circulation 126:S110-7. 2012
    ..This study sought to characterize the inflammatory response in the spinal cord after IR and hypothesized that this would support a bimodal mechanism of injury...
  5. ncbi request reprint Lipopolysaccharide stimulation of human aortic valve interstitial cells activates inflammation and osteogenesis
    Ashok N Babu
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado at Denver, Denver, CO 80045, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:71-6. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that lipopolysaccharide (LPS) stimulation of human aortic valve interstitial cells (HAVICs) would induce inflammatory and osteogenic gene expression...
  6. doi request reprint Microfilaments facilitate TLR4-mediated ICAM-1 expression in human aortic valve interstitial cells
    Yong Song
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    J Surg Res 166:52-8. 2011
    ..This study examines (1) the role of TLR4 in regulating ICAM-1 expression in human AVICs, (2) the interaction of ICAM-1 with microfilaments, and (3) the influence of microfilament integrity on ICAM-1 expression...
  7. pmc Biglycan induces the expression of osteogenic factors in human aortic valve interstitial cells via Toll-like receptor-2
    Rui Song
    Department of Surgery, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 32:2711-20. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that soluble BGN induces the osteogenic response in human aortic valve interstitial cells via Toll-like receptor (TLR) 2 and TLR4 and mediates the proosteogenic effect of oxLDL...
  8. doi request reprint Stenotic aortic valves have dysfunctional mechanisms of anti-inflammation: implications for aortic stenosis
    Joon H Lee
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, The University of Colorado, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 141:481-6. 2011
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Cytokine expression profile in human lungs undergoing normothermic ex-vivo lung perfusion
    Miral R Sadaria
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:478-84. 2011
    ..We sought to establish representative cytokine expression in human donor lungs meeting acceptable lung transplant criteria after prolonged normothermic EVLP...
  10. doi request reprint Preservation of motor function after spinal cord ischemia and reperfusion injury through microglial inhibition
    Phillip D Smith
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1647-53. 2013
    ..This study hypothesized that microglial inhibition by minocycline after SCIR will attenuate injury with preservation of motor function...
  11. pmc Radiation induces osteogenesis in human aortic valve interstitial cells
    Nicole A Nadlonek
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colo, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144:1466-70. 2012
    ....
  12. pmc Cross-talk between the Toll-like receptor 4 and Notch1 pathways augments the inflammatory response in the interstitial cells of stenotic human aortic valves
    Qingchun Zeng
    Department of Surgery, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO, USA
    Circulation 126:S222-30. 2012
    ..This study tested the hypothesis that an excessive cross-talk between the TLR4 and Notch1 pathways is responsible for augmentation of the inflammatory response to lipopolysaccharide (LPS) in AVIC of stenotic valves...
  13. doi request reprint Pro-osteogenic phenotype of human aortic valve interstitial cells is associated with higher levels of Toll-like receptors 2 and 4 and enhanced expression of bone morphogenetic protein 2
    Xiaoping Yang
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 53:491-500. 2009
    ..Our aim was to determine whether aortic valve interstitial cells (AVICs) and pulmonary valve interstitial cells (PVICs) differ in expression of Toll-like receptor (TLR)2 and TLR4, response to TLR agonists, and osteogenic phenotypic changes...
  14. doi request reprint Relationship between asking an older adult about falls and surgical outcomes
    Teresa S Jones
    Department of Surgery, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado
    JAMA Surg 148:1132-8. 2013
    ..More than one-third of all US inpatient operations are performed on patients aged 65 years and older. Existing preoperative risk assessment strategies are not adequate to meet the needs of the aging population...
  15. pmc Simple frailty score predicts postoperative complications across surgical specialties
    Thomas N Robinson
    Department of Surgery, University of Colorado at Denver School of Medicine, 12631 East 17th Ave, MS C313, Aurora, CO 80045, USA Department of Surgery, Denver Veteran s Affairs Medical Center, Denver, CO, USA Electronic address
    Am J Surg 206:544-50. 2013
    ..Our purpose was to determine the relationship between preoperative frailty and the occurrence of postoperative complications after colorectal and cardiac operations...
  16. pmc Myocardial TLR4 is a determinant of neutrophil infiltration after global myocardial ischemia: mediating KC and MCP-1 expression induced by extracellular HSC70
    Lihua Ao
    Department of Surgery, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 297:H21-8. 2009
    ..TLR4 mediates myocardial chemokine expression, and the mechanisms involve extracellular HSC70. These results imply the HSC70-TLR4 interaction as a novel mechanism underlying the myocardial chemokine response to global I/R...
  17. doi request reprint Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator shocks in patients with a left ventricular assist device
    Amrut V Ambardekar
    University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 29:771-6. 2010
    ..However, the rate of implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) shocks and the effect of these shocks on outcomes in patients with LVADs remain unknown...
  18. pmc Interleukin-1 Beta induces an inflammatory phenotype in human aortic valve interstitial cells through nuclear factor kappa Beta
    Nicole Nadlonek
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:155-62. 2013
    ..The results of this study demonstrated that IL-1β induces an inflammatory phenotype in human AVICs...
  19. doi request reprint Bone morphogenic protein 2 induces Runx2 and osteopontin expression in human aortic valve interstitial cells: role of Smad1 and extracellular signal-regulated kinase 1/2
    Xiaoping Yang
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colo, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 138:1008-15. 2009
    ....
  20. pmc Incomplete recovery of myocyte contractile function despite improvement of myocardial architecture with left ventricular assist device support
    Amrut V Ambardekar
    Division of Cardiology, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 4:425-32. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that evaluation of myocyte contractility and biochemistry at the sarcomere level before and after LVAD may explain organ-level changes...
  21. doi request reprint Ischemic dose-response in the spinal cord: both immediate and delayed paraplegia
    Philip D Smith
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    J Surg Res 174:238-44. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that a viable dose-response curve of the neurological injury relative to the ischemic time could be developed...
  22. doi request reprint Native lung volume reduction surgery relieves functional graft compression after single-lung transplantation for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    T Brett Reece
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colo, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:931-7. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that patients with functional compromise from native lung hyperinflation would benefit from native lung volume reduction surgery...
  23. pmc Is off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting superior to conventional bypass in octogenarians?
    Damien J LaPar
    Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 141:81-90. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that off-pump coronary bypass offers a greater operative benefit to elderly patients when compared with conventional coronary artery bypass...
  24. doi request reprint Toll-like receptor 4 mediates oxidized LDL-induced macrophage differentiation to foam cells
    Kenneth W Howell
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Center, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    J Surg Res 171:e27-31. 2011
    ..Further, oxidized low density lipoprotein (oxLDL) enhances TLR4 expression in macrophages. We hypothesized that TLR4 mediates macrophage differentiation to foam cells...
  25. pmc Critical role of extracellular heat shock cognate protein 70 in the myocardial inflammatory response and cardiac dysfunction after global ischemia-reperfusion
    Ning Zou
    Department of Surgery, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 294:H2805-13. 2008
    ..Thus extracellular HSC70 plays a critical role in regulating the myocardial innate immune response and cardiac function after ischemia-reperfusion...
  26. doi request reprint Attenuation of spinal cord ischemia and reperfusion injury by erythropoietin
    Phillip D Smith
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado, Denver, Colo 80045, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 141:256-60. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that pretreatment with erythropoietin would attenuate functional and cytoarchitectural spinal cord injury related to high-risk aortic procedures...
  27. ncbi request reprint Secretory phospholipase A2 is required to produce histologic changes associated with gastroduodenal reflux in a murine model
    Ashok Babu
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:1220-7. 2008
    ..Our goal is to determine the role of secretory phospholipase A(2) in the development of reflux-associated changes in the esophageal mucosa...
  28. pmc Left ventricular assist device effects on metabolic substrates in the failing heart
    Lindsay B Weitzel
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e60292. 2013
    ..This study set out to measure cardiac metabolites in non-failing hearts, failing hearts, and hearts post-LVAD support...
  29. doi request reprint Off-Pump coronary artery bypass surgery is associated with worse arterial and saphenous vein graft patency and less effective revascularization: Results from the Veterans Affairs Randomized On/Off Bypass (ROOBY) trial
    Brack Hattler
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Eastern Colorado Health Care System, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    Circulation 125:2827-35. 2012
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Effect of left ventricular assist device placement on preexisting implantable cardioverter-defibrillator leads
    Amrut V Ambardekar
    Division of Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Card Fail 16:327-31. 2010
    ..We investigated whether the implantation of a LVAD affects ICD function...
  31. ncbi request reprint Comparison of short-term mortality risk factors for valve replacement versus coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Sheila C Gardner
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:549-56. 2004
    ..However, little is known about how the risk factors for short-term mortality following valve replacement procedures (with or without a CABG procedure performed) compare with CABG only risk factors...
  32. ncbi request reprint BOOP is common in cardiac transplant recipients switched from a calcineurin inhibitor to sirolimus
    Jo Ann Lindenfeld
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, USA
    Am J Transplant 5:1392-6. 2005
    ..Six patients recovered and one died. BOOP is a common and potentially serious adverse event in cardiac transplant patients switched from a CI to SIR, especially when SIR is started late post-transplantation...
  33. pmc Slower walking speed forecasts increased postoperative morbidity and 1-year mortality across surgical specialties
    Thomas N Robinson
    Department of Surgery School of Public Health Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School and Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, MA Department of Surgery, Denver Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Denver, CO
    Ann Surg 258:582-8; discussion 588-90. 2013
    ....
  34. doi request reprint Detection of left ventricular apical thrombus with three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography
    Ferenc Puskas
    University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, USA
    Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 15:102-4. 2011
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Association between indices of prosthesis internal orifice size and operative mortality after isolated aortic valve replacement
    Charles R Bridges
    Department of Surgery, The University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:1012-21. 2007
    ..Indices examined included projected in vivo effective orifice area and geometric orifice area, with patient size defined as body surface area...
  36. pmc Enhanced inflammatory responses to toll-like receptor 2/4 stimulation in type 1 diabetic coronary artery endothelial cells: the effect of insulin
    JiLin Li
    Department of Surgery, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 9:90. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  37. ncbi request reprint Quality improvement in cardiac care
    Frederick L Grover
    Department of Surgery, Campus Box 305, University of Colorado Health Science Center, 4200 E Ninth Ave, Room 5622, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    Arch Surg 137:28-36. 2002
    ..Other outcomes have been added including risk-adjusted mortality and morbidity; efficiency outcomes such as length of stay, quality of life, functional health status, neuropsychological outcomes; and long-term outcomes...
  38. doi request reprint Survival after biventricular assist device implantation: an analysis of the Interagency Registry for Mechanically Assisted Circulatory Support database
    Joseph C Cleveland
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Center, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 30:862-9. 2011
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Expression of functional Toll-like receptors 2 and 4 in human aortic valve interstitial cells: potential roles in aortic valve inflammation and stenosis
    Xianzhong Meng
    Department of Surgery, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 294:C29-35. 2008
    ..These results suggest that TLR2 and TLR4 may play a role in aortic valve inflammation and stenosis...
  40. doi request reprint Noteworthy cardiac surgical literature in 2013
    T Brett Reece
    1University of Colorado, Aurora, CO, USA
    Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 18:12-6. 2014
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Lobar torsion complicating bilateral lung transplantation
    Todd J Grazia
    Division of Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80262, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 22:102-6. 2003
    ..The possibility of acute lobar torsion should be considered in lung transplant recipients who demonstrate evidence of acute respiratory insufficiency in the early post-operative period...
  42. doi request reprint Tissue procurement strategies affect the protein biochemistry of human heart samples
    Lori A Walker
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Colorado Denver, B139, 12700 E 19th Ave, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Muscle Res Cell Motil 31:309-14. 2011
    ..Overall, procurement strategies that involved maintenance of tissue in cardioplegia solution deviated most dramatically from prompt and rapid tissue immersion in liquid nitrogen...
  43. ncbi request reprint On-pump coronary artery bypass surgery activates human myocardial NF-kappaB and increases TNF-alpha in the heart
    Daniel R Meldrum
    Department of Surgery and Medicine, Indiana Center for Vascular Biology and Medicine, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Surg Res 112:175-9. 2003
    ..We hypothesized that CAB with cardiopulmonary bypass ("on-pump") activates human myocardial NF-kappaB and increases TNF in the heart...