Sibu P Saha

Summary

Affiliation: University of Kentucky
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Comparison of hemostatic agents used in vascular surgery
    Krishna S Vyas
    University of Kentucky, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Kentucky Clinic A301, 740 South Limestone, Lexington, KY 40536 0284, USA 1 859 278 1227 1 859 257 4682
    Expert Opin Biol Ther 13:1663-72. 2013
  2. doi Surgical treatment of lung cancer in octogenarians
    Sibu P Saha
    Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY, USA
    South Med J 106:356-61. 2013
  3. ncbi Solitary fibrous tumor of the pleura
    Sibu P Saha
    Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
    Int Surg 92:351-4. 2007
  4. doi A prospective randomized study comparing fibrin sealant to manual compression for the treatment of anastomotic suture-hole bleeding in expanded polytetrafluoroethylene grafts
    Sibu P Saha
    Division of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    J Vasc Surg 56:134-41. 2012
  5. doi Intraoperative blood transfusion of one or two units of packed red blood cells is associated with a fivefold risk of stroke in patients undergoing elective carotid endarterectomy
    Chen Rubinstein
    Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY 40536 0293, USA
    J Vasc Surg 57:53S-7S. 2013
  6. ncbi Current evidence for antithrombotic therapy after peripheral vascular interventions
    Sibu P Saha
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Gill Heart Institute, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0200, USA
    Curr Vasc Pharmacol 11:507-13. 2013
  7. doi The relationship between mortality and preexisting cardiac disease in 5,971 trauma patients
    Victor A Ferraris
    Division of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0284, USA
    J Trauma 69:645-52. 2010
  8. doi Mediastinoscopy: trends and practice patterns in the United States
    Krishna S Vyas
    From the College of Medicine, and the Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington
    South Med J 106:539-44. 2013
  9. doi Thoracic surgery in the real world: does surgical specialty affect outcomes in patients having general thoracic operations?
    Victor A Ferraris
    Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0284, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:1041-7; discussion 1047-8. 2012
  10. doi Use of fibrin sealant as a hemostatic agent in expanded polytetrafluoroethylene graft placement surgery
    Sibu P Saha
    Division of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 25:813-22. 2011

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi Comparison of hemostatic agents used in vascular surgery
    Krishna S Vyas
    University of Kentucky, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Kentucky Clinic A301, 740 South Limestone, Lexington, KY 40536 0284, USA 1 859 278 1227 1 859 257 4682
    Expert Opin Biol Ther 13:1663-72. 2013
    ..These agents can be divided into three broad categories: hemostats, sealants and adhesives. They vary widely related to their mechanism of action, composition, ease of application, adherence to wet or dry tissue, immunogenicity and cost...
  2. doi Surgical treatment of lung cancer in octogenarians
    Sibu P Saha
    Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY, USA
    South Med J 106:356-61. 2013
    ..We examined lobectomies and 30-day outcomes in this group compared with younger patients to gain insight into the optimal treatment for this challenging group...
  3. ncbi Solitary fibrous tumor of the pleura
    Sibu P Saha
    Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
    Int Surg 92:351-4. 2007
    ..0 cm. All were resected by thoracotomy. The largest of these tumors weighed 68 g. All patients remain disease free. Follow-up ranged from 2 to 20 years. This is a rare disease. Complete resection offers the best chance for long-term care...
  4. doi A prospective randomized study comparing fibrin sealant to manual compression for the treatment of anastomotic suture-hole bleeding in expanded polytetrafluoroethylene grafts
    Sibu P Saha
    Division of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    J Vasc Surg 56:134-41. 2012
    ....
  5. doi Intraoperative blood transfusion of one or two units of packed red blood cells is associated with a fivefold risk of stroke in patients undergoing elective carotid endarterectomy
    Chen Rubinstein
    Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY 40536 0293, USA
    J Vasc Surg 57:53S-7S. 2013
    ..We used propensity matching to examine the relationship between intraoperative PRBC transfusion and stroke during carotid endarterectomy (CEA)...
  6. ncbi Current evidence for antithrombotic therapy after peripheral vascular interventions
    Sibu P Saha
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Gill Heart Institute, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0200, USA
    Curr Vasc Pharmacol 11:507-13. 2013
    ..Available medications remain in a state of flux and new oral direct thrombin and Factor Xa inhibitors may also find a place as clinical evidence-based medicine accumulates. ..
  7. doi The relationship between mortality and preexisting cardiac disease in 5,971 trauma patients
    Victor A Ferraris
    Division of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0284, USA
    J Trauma 69:645-52. 2010
    ..We wondered about the types of injury seen and about the cardiac risks factors that predispose to worse outcomes in these patients. Our hypothesis is that significant cardiac comorbidity is associated with adverse trauma outcomes...
  8. doi Mediastinoscopy: trends and practice patterns in the United States
    Krishna S Vyas
    From the College of Medicine, and the Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington
    South Med J 106:539-44. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess contemporary practices in the staging of lung cancer...
  9. doi Thoracic surgery in the real world: does surgical specialty affect outcomes in patients having general thoracic operations?
    Victor A Ferraris
    Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0284, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:1041-7; discussion 1047-8. 2012
    ..Most general thoracic operations in the United States are performed by general surgeons. Results obtained by those identified as general surgeons are often compared with those identified as thoracic surgeons...
  10. doi Use of fibrin sealant as a hemostatic agent in expanded polytetrafluoroethylene graft placement surgery
    Sibu P Saha
    Division of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 25:813-22. 2011
    ....
  11. ncbi Trends and practice patterns in the management of thoracic empyema
    Krishna S Vyas
    College of Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 22:455-9. 2014
    ..This study explored the modern treatment of thoracic empyema. We evaluated outcomes of various operative approaches in both academic and nonacademic institutions...
  12. ncbi Hernation of the heart following radical pneumonectomy: report of a case
    Sibu P Saha
    University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    J Ky Med Assoc 103:501-3. 2005
  13. doi Surgical outcomes and transfusion of minimal amounts of blood in the operating room
    Victor A Ferraris
    Lexington Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky, A301 Kentucky Clinic, 740 S Limestone St, Lexington, KY 40536 0284, USA
    Arch Surg 147:49-55. 2012
    ..To examine outcomes in patients who receive small amounts of intraoperative blood transfusion...
  14. pmc Intraoperative evaluation of revascularization effect on ischemic muscle hemodynamics using near-infrared diffuse optical spectroscopies
    Guoqiang Yu
    University of Kentucky, Center for Biomedical Engineering, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0070, USA
    J Biomed Opt 16:027004. 2011
    ..In total, the investigation corroborates potential of the optical methods for objectively assessing the success of arterial revascularization...
  15. ncbi Optimal medical therapy for coronary artery disease in 2011 - perspectives from the STICH Trial
    Thomas F Whayne
    Divisions of Cardiovascular Medicine, Gill Heart Institute, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Cardiovasc Hematol Agents Med Chem 9:269-76. 2011
    ..Continued collaboration between cardiologists concentrating on medical approaches with interventionists and cardiac surgeons (heart team approach) is essential for optimal management for each individual patient. ..
  16. doi Pneumonectomy for non-small cell lung cancer: outcomes analysis
    Rohan J Kalathiya
    College of Medicine and the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    South Med J 105:350-4. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the morbidity and mortality of 100 consecutive patients with pneumonectomy for non-small cell lung cancer at the University of Kentucky...
  17. doi Intraoperative transfusion of small amounts of blood heralds worse postoperative outcome in patients having noncardiac thoracic operations
    Victor A Ferraris
    Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0284, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:1674-80; discussion 1680. 2011
    ..We examined whether this association carries over to patients who receive only 1 to 2 units of packed red blood cells (PRBCs) during their operation...
  18. ncbi Current management of peripheral vascular disease: where is the evidence?
    Sibu P Saha
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Gill Heart Institute, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Cardiovasc Hematol Agents Med Chem 9:128-36. 2011
    ..It has been shown that these patients are undertreated in spite of their high cardiovascular risk. It is mandatory that they receive the same intensive treatment of risk factors as that given to coronary heart disease patients...
  19. doi Long-term survival after pneumonectomy for non-small-cell lung cancer
    Rohan J Kalathiya
    College of Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 21:574-81. 2013
    ..to investigate long-term survival in patients who underwent pneumonectomy for non-small-cell lung cancer at the University of Kentucky Medical Center...
  20. ncbi Cost management of coronary artery bypass surgery
    Sibu P Saha
    Gill Heart Institute UK, Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington, KY, USA
    J Ky Med Assoc 103:355-60. 2005
    ..The purpose of this research is to examine hospital costs for coronary artery bypass surgery and to identify opportunities to reduce costs without sacrificing quality and outcome...
  21. ncbi Cardiovascular care: a challenge for Kentucky
    Sibu P Saha
    Gill Heart Institute, 326 Wethington Building, 900 South Limestone Street, Lexington, KY 40536 0200, USA
    J Ky Med Assoc 107:295-7. 2009
    ..Treating CV disease is clearly not enough; lifestyle habits need to be changed before CV disease develops...
  22. ncbi 2011 update to the society of thoracic surgeons and the society of cardiovascular anesthesiologists blood conservation clinical practice guidelines
    Victor A Ferraris
    Division of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:944-82. 2011
    ..The Society of Thoracic Surgeons recommends review and possible update of previously published guidelines at least every three years. This summary is an update of the blood conservation guideline published in 2007...
  23. ncbi Primary pulmonary rhabdomyosarcoma: a long-term survivor
    Sibu P Saha
    Baptist Heart Institute, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    J Ky Med Assoc 100:496-8. 2002
    ..This was successfully treated with surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy. To our knowledge, this is the longest survivor with this disease...
  24. pmc Evidence-based management of carotid artery disease
    Sibu P Saha
    Gill Heart Institute and the Divisions of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Int J Angiol 19:e21-4. 2010
    ..A medical-surgical team approach is now greatly contributing to the avoidance of stroke and its devastation...
  25. pmc Operative management of multilevel iliofemoral occlusive disease
    Sibu P Saha
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Int J Angiol 18:135-6. 2009
    ..The current trend is to treat both inflow and outflow occlusive disease using endovascular procedures either simultaneously or in a staged procedure. The long-term benefits of a combined one-stage approach are not available...
  26. doi A randomized, double-blind trial comparing continuous thoracic epidural bupivacaine with and without opioid in contrast to a continuous paravertebral infusion of bupivacaine for post-thoracotomy pain
    Jay S Grider
    Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Pain Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 26:83-9. 2012
    ..To compare the results of continuous epidural bupivacaine analgesia with and without hydromorphone to continuous paravertebral analgesia with bupivcaine in patients with post-thoracotomy pain...