Nimesh D Desai

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Durability of porcine bioroots in younger patients with aortic root pathology: a propensity-matched comparison with composite mechanical roots
    Nimesh D Desai
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:2054-60; discussion 2060-1. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Long-term comparison of thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR) to open surgery for the treatment of thoracic aortic aneurysms
    Nimesh D Desai
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce St, 6th Floor Silverstein Pavilion, Philadelphia, PA 19096, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144:604-9; discussion 609-11. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Distal aortic remodeling using endovascular repair in acute DeBakey I aortic dissection
    Nimesh D Desai
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 21:387-92. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Thoracic endovascular aortic repair: evolution of therapy, patterns of use, and results in a 10-year experience
    Nimesh D Desai
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:587-94. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Type A aortic dissection after previous cardiac surgery: results of an integrated surgical approach
    Bartosz Rylski
    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Heart Center University Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:1582-8; discussion 1588-9. 2014
  6. ncbi request reprint Graft selection for aortic root replacement in complex active endocarditis: does it matter?
    Arminder Singh Jassar
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4283, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:480-7. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Stent grafting for aneurysmal degeneration of chronic descending thoracic aortic dissections
    Derek P Nathan
    Department of Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:963-7. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Reintervention for endograft failures after thoracic endovascular aortic repair
    Wilson Y Szeto
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 145:S165-70. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Thoracic endovascular aortic repair for acute complicated type B aortic dissection: superiority relative to conventional open surgical and medical therapy
    Ahmad Zeeshan
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:S109-15; discussion S142-S146. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Moderate mitral regurgitation in aortic root replacement surgery: comparing mitral repair with no mitral repair
    Fenton H McCarthy
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:938-41. 2014

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Publications28

  1. doi request reprint Durability of porcine bioroots in younger patients with aortic root pathology: a propensity-matched comparison with composite mechanical roots
    Nimesh D Desai
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:2054-60; discussion 2060-1. 2011
    ..We present a comparison of porcine bioroot and composite mechanical root replacement in a large series of patients younger than 60 years who required full root replacement for true root pathology...
  2. ncbi request reprint Long-term comparison of thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR) to open surgery for the treatment of thoracic aortic aneurysms
    Nimesh D Desai
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce St, 6th Floor Silverstein Pavilion, Philadelphia, PA 19096, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144:604-9; discussion 609-11. 2012
    ..We compared the long-term outcomes of TEVAR with the 3 commercially available stents grafts for thoracic aortic aneurysms to results in control subjects undergoing open surgery...
  3. doi request reprint Distal aortic remodeling using endovascular repair in acute DeBakey I aortic dissection
    Nimesh D Desai
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 21:387-92. 2009
    ..Early results with these techniques are promising but further study is warranted...
  4. ncbi request reprint Thoracic endovascular aortic repair: evolution of therapy, patterns of use, and results in a 10-year experience
    Nimesh D Desai
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:587-94. 2011
    ..The purpose of this analysis is to examine all operations performed using thoracic aortic stent grafts at the University of Pennsylvania Health System...
  5. ncbi request reprint Type A aortic dissection after previous cardiac surgery: results of an integrated surgical approach
    Bartosz Rylski
    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Heart Center University Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:1582-8; discussion 1588-9. 2014
    ..Stanford type A aortic dissection in patients with previous cardiac surgery (PCS) is a catastrophic disease. This investigation evaluates the results of a standardized integrated approach to type A dissection after PCS...
  6. ncbi request reprint Graft selection for aortic root replacement in complex active endocarditis: does it matter?
    Arminder Singh Jassar
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4283, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:480-7. 2012
    ..This report is based on an examination of our results for all aortic root replacements in complex, active endocarditis affecting the aortic valve...
  7. doi request reprint Stent grafting for aneurysmal degeneration of chronic descending thoracic aortic dissections
    Derek P Nathan
    Department of Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:963-7. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the results of thoracic endovascular aneurysm repair (TEVAR) for chronic descending thoracic aortic (DTA) dissections with aneurysmal degeneration...
  8. ncbi request reprint Reintervention for endograft failures after thoracic endovascular aortic repair
    Wilson Y Szeto
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 145:S165-70. 2013
    ..However, endograft failure remains a concern, and its treatment is often challenging. We examined our experience with endograft failure and its treatment by endovascular and open repair...
  9. doi request reprint Thoracic endovascular aortic repair for acute complicated type B aortic dissection: superiority relative to conventional open surgical and medical therapy
    Ahmad Zeeshan
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:S109-15; discussion S142-S146. 2010
    ..This study compared outcomes between thoracic endovascular aortic repair and conventional open surgical and medical therapies for acute complicated type B aortic dissection...
  10. ncbi request reprint Moderate mitral regurgitation in aortic root replacement surgery: comparing mitral repair with no mitral repair
    Fenton H McCarthy
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:938-41. 2014
    ..This study compares outcomes in patients undergoing aortic root replacement surgery who did or did not receive a mitral valve repair for their preoperative moderate mitral regurgitation...
  11. doi request reprint The St Jude Medical Trifecta aortic pericardial valve: results from a global, multicenter, prospective clinical study
    Joseph E Bavaria
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:590-7. 2014
    ..This study establishes the safety and early clinical and hemodynamic performance of the Trifecta valve...
  12. ncbi request reprint Aortic valve morphology determines the presentation and surgical approach to acute type A aortic dissection
    Bartosz Rylski
    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Heart Center Freiburg University, Freiburg, Germany Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:1991-6; discussion 1996-7. 2014
    ..Data on acute type A aortic dissection in patients with bicuspid aortic valve (BAV) syndrome are limited. This investigation evaluated the clinical details in patients with type A dissection stratified according to aortic valve morphology...
  13. doi request reprint Combined transaortic transcatheter valve replacement and thoracic endografting
    Caroline M Komlo
    Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:696-8. 2014
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report of a "hybrid" TAVR+TEVAR...
  14. doi request reprint Comparing aortic root replacements: porcine bioroots versus pericardial versus mechanical composite roots: hemodynamic and ventricular remodeling at greater than one-year follow-up
    Fenton H McCarthy
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:1975-82; discussion 1982. 2012
    ..Data on the hemodynamics of all root replacements are lacking and questions remain regarding comparative performance...
  15. ncbi request reprint Transapical deployment of endovascular thoracic aortic stent graft for an ascending aortic pseudoaneurysm
    Wilson Y Szeto
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:616-8. 2010
    ..Due to the limitations of the current technology, the endograft was deployed through a left ventricular transapical approach by using a left mini-thoracotomy...
  16. doi request reprint ''Relining'' of thoracic aortic stent grafts for patients presenting with rupture/impending rupture
    Grace J Wang
    Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 45:438-41. 2011
    ..To report a series of patients following thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR) presenting with rupture, who were effectively treated with TEVAR relining...
  17. ncbi request reprint Transcatheter aortic valve implantation in patients with ascending aortic dilatation: safety of the procedure and mid-term follow-up†
    Bartosz Rylski
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Center Freiburg University, Freiburg, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 46:228-33. 2014
    ..This investigation evaluates the safety of TAVI in patients with ascending aortic dilatation and demonstrates mid-term follow-up...
  18. doi request reprint Vascular distribution of stroke and its relationship to perioperative mortality and neurologic outcome after thoracic endovascular aortic repair
    Brant W Ullery
    Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, Department of Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Vasc Surg 56:1510-7. 2012
    ..This study assessed the vascular distribution of stroke after thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR) and its relationship to perioperative death and neurologic outcome...
  19. ncbi request reprint Impact of intercostal artery occlusion on spinal cord ischemia following thoracic endovascular aortic repair
    Brant W Ullery
    Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 45:519-23. 2011
    ..To evaluate intercostal artery patency following thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR) and its relationship with spinal cord ischemia (SCI)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Long-term results of neomedia sinus valsalva repair in 489 patients with type a aortic dissection
    Bartosz Rylski
    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Heart Center Freiburg University, Freiburg, Germany Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 98:582-9. 2014
    ..The aim of this investigation was to describe the durability of aortic valve resuspension and root repair with a novel technique of reconstruction in type A dissection...
  21. doi request reprint Ascending aortic cannulation in acute type a dissection repair
    JOHN R FREDERICK
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1808-11. 2013
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  22. doi request reprint The progression of a transcatheter aortic valve program: a decision analysis of more than 680 patient referrals
    Joseph E Bavaria
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:2072-6; discussion 2076-7. 2011
    ..This is an overview of one site's management strategy for patient referrals...
  23. doi request reprint Cerebral embolic exposure during transfemoral and transapical transcatheter aortic valve replacement
    Wilson Y Szeto
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Card Surg 26:348-54. 2011
    ..To characterize the cerebral embolic exposure during transfemoral (TF) and transapical (TA) TAVR...
  24. doi request reprint Classification of acute type A dissection: focus on clinical presentation and extent
    John G T Augoustides
    Cardiothoracic and Vascular Section, Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Dulles 680, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 39:519-22. 2011
    ..We propose an integration of these three classifications of acute type A dissection as a framework for future advances in diagnosis, intervention and prognosis...
  25. doi request reprint Complex aortic arch aneurysm and dissections: hybrid techniques for surgical and endovascular therapy
    Nimesh D Desai
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 24:521-7. 2009
    ..We present a review of the current techniques and results of hybrid aortic arch surgery centered around a new classification scheme for these procedures...
  26. pmc Geometric orientation of the aortic neoroot in patients with raphed bicuspid aortic valve disease undergoing primary cusp repair and a root reimplantation procedure
    PRASHANTH VALLABHAJOSYULA
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 45:174-80; discussion 180. 2014
    ..We assessed whether the geometric orientation of the repaired BAV into its reimplanted neoroot affects outcomes-180°/180° orientation was compared with the 150°/210° orientation...
  27. ncbi request reprint How does the ascending aorta geometry change when it dissects?
    Bartosz Rylski
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Centre Freiburg University, Freiburg, Germany Electronic address
    J Am Coll Cardiol 63:1311-9. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study is to delineate changes in aortic geometry and diameter due to dissection...
  28. pmc Sex, aging, and preexisting cerebral ischemic disease in patients with aortic stenosis
    Ping Wang
    Department of Radiology, The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:1230-5. 2010
    ..We tested the hypotheses that increasing age, female sex, coronary artery disease, and the severity of AS are predictive of the severity of preexisting cerebral ischemic lesions...