J W Hammon

Summary

Affiliation: Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Brain protection during cardiac surgery: circa 2012
    John W Hammon
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    J Extra Corpor Technol 45:116-21. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery bypass grafting with single cross-clamp results in fewer persistent neuropsychological deficits than multiple clamp or off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
    John W Hammon
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1174-8; discussion 1178-9. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Single crossclamp improves 6-month cognitive outcome in high-risk coronary bypass patients: the effect of reduced aortic manipulation
    John W Hammon
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:114-21. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for cardiac surgery: the high-risk patient
    John W Hammon
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1096, USA
    Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 8:15-7. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint The first successful repair of postinfarction ventricular septal defect: influence of good fortune, team work, and an inquisitive mind
    John W Hammon
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1096, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:1870-3. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Approaches to reduce neurologic complications during cardiac surgery
    J W Hammon
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 13:184-91. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Video-assisted thoracoscopic ligation of patent ductus arteriosus: safe and outpatient
    M H Hines
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center and Brenner Children s Hospital, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 66:853-8; discussion 858-9. 1998
  8. ncbi request reprint Anterior leaflet augmentation for ischemic mitral regurgitation
    Edward H Kincaid
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:564-8; discussion 568. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Cannula design reduces particulate and gaseous emboli during cardiopulmonary bypass for coronary revascularization
    Adrian L Lata
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Perfusion 26:239-44. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Rapid disappearance of protamine in adults undergoing cardiac operation with cardiopulmonary bypass
    John Butterworth
    Department of Anesthesiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1009, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:1589-95. 2002

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Brain protection during cardiac surgery: circa 2012
    John W Hammon
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    J Extra Corpor Technol 45:116-21. 2013
    ..By doing these maneuvers, inflammation of the brain can be avoided. Long-term neurocognitive damage has been largely prevented in large series of patients having high-risk surgery, which makes these preventive measures worthwhile...
  2. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery bypass grafting with single cross-clamp results in fewer persistent neuropsychological deficits than multiple clamp or off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
    John W Hammon
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1174-8; discussion 1178-9. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that changes in our surgical method would reduce persistent deficits...
  3. ncbi request reprint Single crossclamp improves 6-month cognitive outcome in high-risk coronary bypass patients: the effect of reduced aortic manipulation
    John W Hammon
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:114-21. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for cardiac surgery: the high-risk patient
    John W Hammon
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1096, USA
    Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 8:15-7. 2004
    ..Patients with preexisting unstable cerebral, vascular, renal, and hepatic disease are at a markedly increased risk and should be carefully evaluated preoperatively...
  5. ncbi request reprint The first successful repair of postinfarction ventricular septal defect: influence of good fortune, team work, and an inquisitive mind
    John W Hammon
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1096, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:1870-3. 2004
    ..By happenstance, it turned out to be the presumed first repair of postinfarction ventricular septal defect. The circumstances of this interesting case are presented and discussed in the context of our surgical heritage...
  6. ncbi request reprint Approaches to reduce neurologic complications during cardiac surgery
    J W Hammon
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 13:184-91. 2001
    ..By using the results of observational studies, we have developed a protocol that uses innovative intraoperative techniques to minimize injury and thus improve outcome...
  7. ncbi request reprint Video-assisted thoracoscopic ligation of patent ductus arteriosus: safe and outpatient
    M H Hines
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center and Brenner Children s Hospital, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 66:853-8; discussion 858-9. 1998
    ..Minimally invasive techniques for interruption of patent ductus arteriosus have been reported, but are in use at only a few centers. We examined our series of patients who underwent thoracoscopic patent ductus arteriosus ligation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Anterior leaflet augmentation for ischemic mitral regurgitation
    Edward H Kincaid
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:564-8; discussion 568. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study is to describe a simple technique for repair of ischemic MR that addresses the pathophysiology of tethered leaflets and to report its early results...
  9. doi request reprint Cannula design reduces particulate and gaseous emboli during cardiopulmonary bypass for coronary revascularization
    Adrian L Lata
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Perfusion 26:239-44. 2011
    ..External manipulation of aorta and the "sandblasting" effect of the high-velocity perfusion jet can cause dislodgement of atheromatous debris...
  10. ncbi request reprint Rapid disappearance of protamine in adults undergoing cardiac operation with cardiopulmonary bypass
    John Butterworth
    Department of Anesthesiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1009, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:1589-95. 2002
    ..Despite long use of protamine in cardiac operations, neither protamine concentrations nor pharmacokinetics have been reported in patients...
  11. doi request reprint Reduction of myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury by mechanical tissue resuscitation using sub-atmospheric pressure
    Louis C Argenta
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    J Card Surg 25:247-52. 2010
    ..We examined, as proof of concept, the effects of mechanical tissue resuscitation (MTR) with controlled negative pressure on myocardial injury following acute myocardial infarction...
  12. doi request reprint Effects of a waiting period after clopidogrel treatment before performing coronary artery bypass grafting
    Marc G Reichert
    Department of Pharmacy, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, School of Medicine, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 28:151-5. 2008
    ..To assess the effects of a waiting period after clopidogrel treatment before coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG). Design. Single-center, prospective, observational study...
  13. ncbi request reprint Coronary insufficiency after stentless aortic root replacement: risk factors and solutions
    Edward H Kincaid
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:964-8; discussion 968. 2007
    ..This study describes the incidence, risk factors, management options, and outcomes of this condition after ARR with stentless porcine valves...
  14. ncbi request reprint Does the combination of aprotinin and angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor cause renal failure after cardiac surgery?
    Edward H Kincaid
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:1388-93; discussion 1393. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to test the hypothesis that the combination of ACE inhibitors and aprotinin cause renal failure after cardiac surgery...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cerebral emboli during cardiac surgery in children
    J J O'Brien
    Department of Anesthesiology, The Bowman Gray School of Medicine of Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1009, USA
    Anesthesiology 87:1063-9. 1997
    ..The authors hypothesized that microemboli would occur before bypass with right-to-left cardiac shunts and would also occur in large numbers when the aortic crossclamp was released in children during repair of congenital heart defects...
  16. ncbi request reprint Similar neurobehavioral outcome after valve or coronary artery operations despite differing carotid embolic counts
    M J Neville
    Departments of Anesthesiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 121:125-36. 2001
    ..The greater numbers of emboli during cardiac valve operations do not appear associated with a commensurately greater risk of adverse neurologic or neurobehavioral outcome...
  17. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative insulin therapy does not reduce the need for inotropic or antiarrhythmic therapy after cardiopulmonary bypass
    Leanne Groban
    Department of Anesthesiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 16:405-12. 2002
    ..To determine whether attempted glucose control through intraoperative insulin therapy reduces the need for inotropic or antiarrhythmic therapy after cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Attempted control of hyperglycemia during cardiopulmonary bypass fails to improve neurologic or neurobehavioral outcomes in patients without diabetes mellitus undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting
    John Butterworth
    Department of Anesthesiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1009, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 130:1319. 2005
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Results of valve replacement with Omniscience mechanical prostheses
    Matthew S Edwards
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:665-70. 2002
    ..The Omniscience mechanical valve has been the subject of multiple clinical investigations with variable results, including reports of high complication and reoperation rates...
  20. ncbi request reprint Five-year cognitive outcomes: surgical effects or natural progression of vascular disease
    John W Hammon
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:1133-4. 2007
  21. ncbi request reprint St. Jude Medical Toronto biologic aortic root prosthesis: early FDA phase II IDE study results
    Thomas G Gleason
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:786-93. 2004
    ..We report the early results from a phase II multicenter clinical trial of the porcine St. Jude Toronto Bioprosthesis with BiLinx (Toronto root)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Initial experience with the Toronto Root bioprosthesis
    Tirone E David
    Cardiac Surgical Programs, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Heart Valve Dis 13:248-51; discussion 252-3. 2004
    ..The study aim was to assess the safety and efficacy of the Toronto Root bioprosthesis for aortic root or valve replacement during the early postoperative stages...
  23. doi request reprint Sodium-hydrogen exchange inhibition by cariporide to reduce the risk of ischemic cardiac events in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting: results of the EXPEDITION study
    Robert M Mentzer
    Wayne State University School of Medicine, 540 East Canfield, 1241 Scott Hall, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:1261-70. 2008
    ..The premise was that inhibition of NHE-1 limits intracellcular Na accumulation and thereby limits Na/Ca-exchanger-mediated calcium overload to reduce infarct size...
  24. ncbi request reprint Lidocaine for neuroprotection: more evidence of efficacy
    John Butterworth
    Anesth Analg 95:1131-3. 2002
  25. doi request reprint Broadcast of surgical procedures as a teaching instrument in cardiothoracic surgery
    Robert M Sade
    American Association for Thoracic Surgery, Beverly, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:357-61. 2008
  26. ncbi request reprint Aortic nightmares: can we sleep better?
    John W Hammon
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 125:1200-1. 2003