N Shigemura

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Delayed chest closure after lung transplantation: Techniques, outcomes, and strategies
    Norihisa Shigemura
    Division of Cardiothoracic Transplantation, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Electronic address
    J Heart Lung Transplant 33:741-8. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Lobar lung transplantation: emerging evidence for a viable option
    Norihisa Shigemura
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Electronic address
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 25:95-6. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Lung transplantation after lung volume reduction surgery
    Norihisa Shigemura
    Division of Cardiothoracic Transplantation, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Transplantation 96:421-5. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Lobar lung transplantation: a relevant surgical option in the current era of lung allocation score
    Norihisa Shigemura
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:451-6. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Early major neurologic complications after lung transplantation: incidence, risk factors, and outcome
    Norihisa Shigemura
    Division of Cardiothoracic Transplantation, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Transplantation 95:866-71. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Donor smoking history and age in lung transplantation: a revisit
    Norihisa Shigemura
    Division of Cardiothoracic Transplantation, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Transplantation 95:513-8. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Lung transplantation in patients with prior cardiothoracic surgical procedures
    N Shigemura
    Division of Cardiothoracic Transplantation, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Transplant 12:1249-55. 2012
  8. pmc Hydrogen inhalation ameliorates ventilator-induced lung injury
    Chien Sheng Huang
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Crit Care 14:R234. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Combining tricuspid valve repair with double lung transplantation in patients with severe pulmonary hypertension, tricuspid regurgitation, and right ventricular dysfunction
    Norihisa Shigemura
    Division of Cardiothoracic Transplantation, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Chest 140:1033-9. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Successful lung retransplantation after extended use of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation as a bridge
    N Shigemura
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Transplant Proc 43:2063-5. 2011

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Delayed chest closure after lung transplantation: Techniques, outcomes, and strategies
    Norihisa Shigemura
    Division of Cardiothoracic Transplantation, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Electronic address
    J Heart Lung Transplant 33:741-8. 2014
    ..Decision-making for DCC in the operating room remains challenging to surgeons, because the impact of DCC on outcomes after lung transplantation has not yet been fully elucidated...
  2. ncbi request reprint Lobar lung transplantation: emerging evidence for a viable option
    Norihisa Shigemura
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Electronic address
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 25:95-6. 2013
    ..We review 2 recent reports describing the approach of lobar lung transplant as a successful and viable option for those recipients who are challenged by size mismatch and clinical course decline while on the transplant waiting list. ..
  3. doi request reprint Lung transplantation after lung volume reduction surgery
    Norihisa Shigemura
    Division of Cardiothoracic Transplantation, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Transplantation 96:421-5. 2013
    ..The risk-benefit tradeoffs of the combined procedure have not been thoroughly examined, although substantial information regarding LVRS has emerged...
  4. doi request reprint Lobar lung transplantation: a relevant surgical option in the current era of lung allocation score
    Norihisa Shigemura
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:451-6. 2013
    ..Here, we review our experience using cadaveric lobar lung transplantation as a surgical option in an attempt to decrease mortality while waiting...
  5. doi request reprint Early major neurologic complications after lung transplantation: incidence, risk factors, and outcome
    Norihisa Shigemura
    Division of Cardiothoracic Transplantation, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Transplantation 95:866-71. 2013
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  6. doi request reprint Donor smoking history and age in lung transplantation: a revisit
    Norihisa Shigemura
    Division of Cardiothoracic Transplantation, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Transplantation 95:513-8. 2013
    ..Because we experienced unexpected adverse outcomes after transplant of lungs from teenaged donors with no smoking history, this study revisited the effects of donor smoking history in relation to age on transplant outcomes...
  7. doi request reprint Lung transplantation in patients with prior cardiothoracic surgical procedures
    N Shigemura
    Division of Cardiothoracic Transplantation, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Transplant 12:1249-55. 2012
    ..A surgical strategy to minimize cardiopulmonary bypass time is critical for these challenging LTx patients...
  8. pmc Hydrogen inhalation ameliorates ventilator-induced lung injury
    Chien Sheng Huang
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Crit Care 14:R234. 2010
    ..Inhaled hydrogen can act as an antioxidant and may be useful as a novel therapeutic gas. We hypothesized that, owing to its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, inhaled hydrogen therapy could ameliorate VILI...
  9. doi request reprint Combining tricuspid valve repair with double lung transplantation in patients with severe pulmonary hypertension, tricuspid regurgitation, and right ventricular dysfunction
    Norihisa Shigemura
    Division of Cardiothoracic Transplantation, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Chest 140:1033-9. 2011
    ..This study is a review of that single institutional experience...
  10. doi request reprint Successful lung retransplantation after extended use of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation as a bridge
    N Shigemura
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Transplant Proc 43:2063-5. 2011
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Epidemiology and outcomes of deep surgical site infections following lung transplantation
    R K Shields
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Transplant 13:2137-45. 2013
    ..In conclusion, deep SSIs were uncommon, but important complications in LTx recipients because of their diverse microbiology and association with increased mortality. ..