Shiv Kumar Choudhary

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A new technique of percutaneously adjustable pulmonary artery banding
    Shiv Kumar Choudhary
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:621-4. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint A simple technique of unidirectional valved patch for closure of septal defects
    Shiv Kumar Choudhary
    Cardiothoracic Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:1357-8. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint A simplified circuit of modified ultrafiltration
    Shiv Kumar Choudhary
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Heart Lung Circ 16:113-5. 2007
  4. doi request reprint En bloc neochordae and cusp formation from autologous pericardium for repair of congenital tricuspid regurgitation
    Shiv Kumar Choudhary
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:646-7. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Simplified technique for retrograde cerebral perfusion during repair of distal aortic arch and proximal descending thoracic aorta
    Shiv Kumar Choudhary
    Cardiothoracic Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:606-8. 2002
  6. doi request reprint Aortic valve replacement with biological substitutes in children
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 20:518-24. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Changing outcomes of pulmonary artery banding with the percutaneously adjustable pulmonary artery band
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:593-8. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Tetralogy of Fallot with total anomalous pulmonary venous drainage
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:1937-40. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Tetralogy of Fallot with anomalous systemic and pulmonary venous drainage, anomalous coronary artery pattern, and abnormal development of diaphragm
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardio Thoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Congenit Heart Dis 4:21-4. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Total anomalous pulmonary venous drainage beyond childhood
    Sachin Talwar
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 7:1058-61. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint A new technique of percutaneously adjustable pulmonary artery banding
    Shiv Kumar Choudhary
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:621-4. 2006
    ..Pulmonary artery banding is associated with a high morbidity and mortality. We describe a new technique of adjustable pulmonary artery banding to prevent these problems...
  2. ncbi request reprint A simple technique of unidirectional valved patch for closure of septal defects
    Shiv Kumar Choudhary
    Cardiothoracic Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:1357-8. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint A simplified circuit of modified ultrafiltration
    Shiv Kumar Choudhary
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Heart Lung Circ 16:113-5. 2007
    ....
  4. doi request reprint En bloc neochordae and cusp formation from autologous pericardium for repair of congenital tricuspid regurgitation
    Shiv Kumar Choudhary
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:646-7. 2010
    ..A single piece of autologous pericardium is used for en bloc reconstruction of the tricuspid valve and its chordae...
  5. ncbi request reprint Simplified technique for retrograde cerebral perfusion during repair of distal aortic arch and proximal descending thoracic aorta
    Shiv Kumar Choudhary
    Cardiothoracic Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:606-8. 2002
    ..Retrograde cerebral perfusion through the superior vena cava is technically difficult in such situations. We describe a simplified technique for delivery of retrograde cerebral perfusion through the left internal jugular vein...
  6. doi request reprint Aortic valve replacement with biological substitutes in children
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 20:518-24. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Changing outcomes of pulmonary artery banding with the percutaneously adjustable pulmonary artery band
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:593-8. 2008
    ..Conventional pulmonary artery banding (CPAB) is associated with high morbidity and mortality. We studied the changes in outcome with the use of an adjustable pulmonary artery band (APAB)...
  8. doi request reprint Tetralogy of Fallot with total anomalous pulmonary venous drainage
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:1937-40. 2008
    ..The association of tetralogy of Fallot with total anomalous pulmonary venous drainage (TAPVD) is rare. We report our experience with this condition and review the literature...
  9. doi request reprint Tetralogy of Fallot with anomalous systemic and pulmonary venous drainage, anomalous coronary artery pattern, and abnormal development of diaphragm
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardio Thoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Congenit Heart Dis 4:21-4. 2009
    ..This interesting combination of anomalies was managed successfully...
  10. doi request reprint Total anomalous pulmonary venous drainage beyond childhood
    Sachin Talwar
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 7:1058-61. 2008
    ..One patient underwent radiofrequency ablation for new onset atrial flutter. Surgery can be safely undertaken in a few naturally selected group of patients with total anomalous pulmonary venous drainage who survive beyond childhood...
  11. pmc Unidirectional valved patch closure of ventricular septal defects with severe pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 14:699-702. 2012
    ..7 months and all patients are well without cyanosis. Echocardiography showed no shunt across the patch and all have systemic saturation >95%. We conclude that UVP is a promising technique in patients with large VSD and severe PAH...
  12. ncbi request reprint Total transatrial correction of tetralogy of Fallot: no outflow patch technique
    Balram Airan
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1316-21; discussion 1321. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the feasibility and early results of transatrial total correction of tetralogy of Fallot (TOF)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Aortic valve replacement with mitral valve repair compared with combined aortic and mitral valve replacement
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1219-25. 2007
    ..Double valve replacement is associated with reduced long-term survival. This study investigates aortic valve replacement with mitral valve repair as an alternative to double valve replacement in patients with rheumatic heart disease (RHD)...
  14. doi request reprint Absent left pulmonary artery and double aortic arch in tetralogy of Fallot: reconstruction using homograft saphenous vein or iliac artery
    Sachin Talwar
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 8:277-9. 2009
    ..In both patients, the left pulmonary artery was reconstructed using either a homograft saphenous vein or a homograft common iliac artery...
  15. pmc The anomalous origin of the branch pulmonary artery from the ascending aorta
    Pankaj Garg
    Cardiothoracic Sciences Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 15:86-92. 2012
    ..In our experience, early repair of AOPA results in acceptable haemodynamic and anatomic results. Long-term survival can be expected with a low incidence of re-operation or re-intervention...
  16. ncbi request reprint Late outcome after arterial switch operation for complete transposition of great arteries with left ventricular outflow tract obstruction
    Rajesh Sharma
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:1986-91. 2002
    ..Long-term follow-up of patients who underwent arterial switch operation for complete transposition of great arteries with anatomic left ventricular outflow tract obstruction (LVOTO) has rarely been brought into the focus...
  17. doi request reprint Reducing the costs of surgical correction of congenitally malformed hearts in developing countries
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Cardiol Young 18:363-71. 2008
    ..Indigenization, innovation, training of manpower, and building a team, are essential to cut the costs, and to improve the quality of care...
  18. doi request reprint Unidirectional valved patch closure of ventricular septal defects with severe pulmonary arterial hypertension: hemodynamic outcomes
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 148:2570-5. 2014
    ..The purpose of the present study was to study the midterm hemodynamic outcomes of unidirectional valved patch closure of ventricular septal defects (VSDs) in patients with VSD and pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH)...
  19. doi request reprint Aortico-right ventricular tunnel with anomalous right coronary artery
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Card Surg 26:521-6. 2011
    ..Two patients with aortic right ventricular tunnel and anomalous origin of the right coronary artery from the tunnel are reported. The literature on this condition is reviewed. ..
  20. doi request reprint A modified technique for pulmonary valve replacement with a homograft
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Card Surg 26:144-7. 2011
    ..The principles of this technique are similar to the "scalloped subcoronary technique" for aortic valve replacement with a homograft. The advantages of using this technique in the pulmonary position are briefly discussed...
  21. doi request reprint Unidirectional valved patch closure of ventricular septal defect with arterial switch operation in a patient with d-transposition of great arteries with severe pulmonary hypertension
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Card Surg 26:234-6. 2011
    ..Difficulties in assessment of operability and the choice of procedures in such patients are briefly discussed...
  22. doi request reprint Successful surgical correction of anomalous origin of the right pulmonary artery from the aorta in an adult
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Card Surg 26:201-4. 2011
    ..Restoration of the continuity between the RPA and the left pulmonary arterial system was achieved without cardiopulmonary bypass...
  23. ncbi request reprint Atrial switch procedure in children more than 5 years of age: mid-term results
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 23:694-698. 2016
    ..In this report, we present our experience in patients with d-TGA who were 5 years of age or older...
  24. doi request reprint Extraanatomic Bypass to Supraceliac Abdominal Aorta for Complex Thoracic Aortic Obstruction
    Manikala Vinod Kumar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 101:1552-7. 2016
    ..We discuss our technique and report the long-term results...
  25. doi request reprint Anomalous branch of pulmonary artery from the aorta and tetralogy of Fallot: morphology, surgical techniques and results
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 46:291-6. 2014
    ..Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) with hemitruncus (HT) is a rare entity. In this report, we present our experience with this condition over the last 20 years...
  26. doi request reprint A complete extracorporeal circulation-free approach to patients with functionally univentricular hearts provides superior early outcomes
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 5:54-9. 2014
    ..We compared the early outcomes of patients undergoing extracardiac total cavopulmonary connection (TCPC) with or without cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB)...
  27. doi request reprint Arterial switch operation with unidirectional valved patch closure of ventricular septal defect in patients with transposition of great arteries and severe pulmonary hypertension
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 3:21-5. 2012
    ..Conclusion: Arterial switch operation with UVP VSD closure is feasible with acceptable early results. It avoids complications of palliative atrial switch (arrhythmia and baffle obstruction) and partially or completely open VSD. ..
  28. doi request reprint Le-Compte's maneuver for relief of bronchial compression in atrial septal defect
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Card Surg 26:111-3. 2011
    ..Following the closure of the septal defect and anterior translocation of the pulmonary artery, there was immediate relief of airway obstruction followed by reexpansion of the collapsed lung...
  29. doi request reprint Effect of preoperative administration of allopurinol in patients undergoing surgery for valvular heart diseases
    Sachin Talwar
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 38:86-90. 2010
    ..To assess the effects of preoperative administration of allopurinol in patients undergoing open-heart surgery (OHS) for valvular heart diseases...
  30. doi request reprint Atrial switch operation in a patient with dextrocardia, bilateral superior vena cavae, left atrial isomerism and unroofed coronary sinus
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1963-6. 2009
    ..Augmentation of the right atrial wall using bovine pericardium and in situ pericardial technique for construction of the pulmonary venous baffle ensured unobstructed systemic and pulmonary venous pathways...
  31. pmc Mid-term outcomes of patients undergoing adjustable pulmonary artery banding
    Sachin Talwar
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India Electronic address
    Indian Heart J 68:72-6. 2016
    ..In this study, we assessed the adequacy of the band and its complications over the mid-term...
  32. doi request reprint Repair of tetralogy of Fallot in or beyond the fourth decade of life
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Congenit Heart Dis 9:424-32. 2014
    ..Patients with tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) undergoing surgery in adulthood represent a challenge. We report our experience with such patients in or beyond the fourth decade of life...
  33. doi request reprint Pericardiectomy in children <15 years of age
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Center and Department of Biostatistics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Cardiol Young 24:616-22. 2014
    ..No specific pre-operative variable other than worse pre-operative NYHA class is a predictor of survival. Therefore, early pericardiectomy should be undertaken in such patients. ..
  34. doi request reprint Cardiopulmonary bypass and serum thyroid hormone profile in pediatric patients with congenital heart disease
    Sachin Talwar
    Departments of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Congenit Heart Dis 7:433-40. 2012
    ..To study the effect of cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) on serum thyroid hormone profile in children undergoing open-heart surgery...
  35. ncbi request reprint Autologous right atrial wall patch for closure of atrial septal defects
    Sachin Talwar
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:913-6. 2007
    ..We used the right atrial free wall as a patch to close atrial septal defects (ASD) and report its results...
  36. ncbi request reprint Open mitral commissurotomy in the current era: indications, technique, and results
    Shiv Kumar Choudhary
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 75:41-6. 2003
    ..The present retrospective study is focused on indications, techniques, and results of open mitral commisurotomy in the current era...
  37. ncbi request reprint Left ventricle is better suited as pulmonary ventricle in simple transposition with severe pulmonary hypertension
    Rajesh Sharma
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:1612-5. 2002
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Tetralogy of fallot with coronary artery to pulmonary artery fistula and unusual coronary pattern: missed diagnosis
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Sciences Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Card Surg 24:752-5. 2009
    ..We report one such patient in whom the preoperative diagnosis was missed. The importance of a high index of suspicion for accurate preoperative diagnosis is discussed...
  39. pmc A novel conduit-lengthening technique to facilitate the arterial switch operation in an infant with a problematic combination of coronary anomolies
    Sachin Talwar
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India
    Tex Heart Inst J 36:234-7. 2009
    ..The successful performance of this procedure required the use of a conduit-lengthening technique due to the much longer distance to the proposed site of coronary artery transfer...
  40. ncbi request reprint Use of aortic homograft conduit in bidirectional Glenn shunt
    Budhaditya Chakraborty
    Cardiothoracic Sciences Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Heart Lung Circ 16:52-4. 2007
    ..We present our experience with a patient in whom a homograft conduit was used to connect the superior vena cava (SVC) to the right pulmonary artery (RPA) in a functionally univentricular heart where corrective repair was impossible...
  41. doi request reprint Surgical management of univentricular heart with total anomalous pulmonary venous drainage and intrapulmonary vertical vein
    Dhananjay Malankar
    Cardiothoracic Sciences Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Card Surg 25:84-6. 2010
    ..This condition is unusual and physiologic palliation, rather than anatomic correction as described in this report, may be appropriate for managing this condition...
  42. doi request reprint Results of Fontan operation in patients with congenitally corrected transposition of great arteries†
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 22:188-93. 2016
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the outcome after the Fontan operation in patients with congenitally corrected transposition of great arteries with ventricular septal defect and pulmonary stenosis (ccTGA-VSD-PS)...
  43. doi request reprint Unidirectional valved patch closure of ventricular septal defect along with total repair in a 12-year-old patient with truncus arteriosus
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 4:107-11. 2013
    ..The ventricular septal defect was closed using a unidirectional valved patch to act as a safeguard in the event of postoperative pulmonary hypertension and right ventricular decompensation. ..
  44. doi request reprint Hemitruncus, septal defect, and anomalous coronary artery from pulmonary artery
    Sachin Talwar
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 21:338-41. 2013
    ..The rarity and technical aspects of managing this condition are discussed. ..
  45. doi request reprint Retrospective study of results of Kawashima procedure
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India Electronic address
    Heart Lung Circ 23:674-9. 2014
    ..Patients with single ventricle physiology and an interrupted inferior caval vein undergo the Kawashima procedure. With increasing follow-up, pulmonary arteriovenous malformations may develop requiring hepatocardiac venous redirection...
  46. doi request reprint Homograft saphenous vein for facilitating arterial cannulation in a neonate
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:969-70. 2009
    ..A simplified technique of arterial cannulation in neonates with diminutive aorta is presented. The technique is simple, inexpensive, and reproducible...
  47. doi request reprint Aneurysmal circumflex aortic arch
    Shivaprasad Babu Mukkannavar
    Department of Paediatrics, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Card Surg 26:515-8. 2011
    ..The patient was completely relieved of dysphagia and recovered without any cardiac or neurological sequelae. ..
  48. pmc Unidirectional valved patches for closure of septal defects in patients with severe pulmonary hypertension
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Pediatr Cardiol 1:114-9. 2008
    ..Unidirectional valved patch is emerging as a new and effective solution to this problem and promises to make at least the immediate postoperative results more predictable in this subset of patients...
  49. doi request reprint An inexpensive technique of selective antegrade cerebral perfusion
    Dhananjay Malankar
    Cardiothoracic Sciences Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 8:577-8. 2009
    ..Surgery on the aortic arch is often combined with intraluminal cannulation of the arch vessels for selective antegrade cerebral perfusion and better neurological protection. We report a simple and inexpensive technique for this purpose...
  50. ncbi request reprint Mitral valve repair for nonrheumatic mitral regurgitation
    Swapnadeep Roy
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Indian Heart J 55:354-7. 2003
    ..We studied the results of mitral valve repair in patients with severe mitral regurgitation of nonrheumatic etiology...
  51. doi request reprint Surgical Challenges of Familial Hypercholesterolemia
    Amolkumar Bhoje
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 101:2367-70. 2016
    ..Successful aortic valve replacement with posterior aortic root enlargement was subsequently performed. The surgical management of this condition is discussed briefly. ..
  52. doi request reprint Repair of Concomitant Double Orifice Mitral and Tricuspid Valves
    Rachit Saxena
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 7:120-2. 2016
    ..We report a five-year-old boy with double orifice mitral and tricuspid valves requiring surgical correction of hemodynamically significant mitral and tricuspid stenosis. ..
  53. doi request reprint Atrial Switch Operation in a Late Presenter With d-Transposed Great Arteries, Juxtaposed Atrial Appendages, and Bilateral Superior Caval Veins
    Sachin Talwar
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 7:227-30. 2016
    ..It is extremely uncommon to encounter a previously unpalliated patient with d-TGA at this age. Unusual morphologic features in this patient necessitated technical modifications to successfully accomplish an atrial switch procedure. ..
  54. doi request reprint Coronary-pulmonary artery fistula in tetralogy of Fallot with pulmonary atresia
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 22:1003-9. 2014
    ..Here, we discuss important aspects of this rare variant, specifically its morphology, presentation, evaluation and management. ..
  55. doi request reprint Heart rate variability in patients undergoing univentricular heart repair
    Kushal Madan
    Department of Physiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 22:402-8. 2014
    ....
  56. doi request reprint Alternative approach for repair of total anomalous pulmonary venous connection to the coronary sinus at the time of extracardiac total cavopulmonary connection
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Card Surg 29:403-5. 2014
    ..We present an alternative technique of re-channeling of the pulmonary venous return toward the left heart in these patients...
  57. doi request reprint Totally anomalous pulmonary venous connection draining through an intrapulmonary vertical vein
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 3:521-4. 2012
    ..The unusual finding was an intrapulmonary course of the vertical vein. We discuss the anatomical findings, management, and outcome. ..
  58. doi request reprint Concordant ventriculoarterial connections with parallel arterial trunks, divided left atrium, and juxtaposed atrial appendages
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 3:260-3. 2012
    ..The aorta was anterior and left sided. We discuss the morphological features of this rare condition, and the diagnostic dilemma it produced. ..
  59. ncbi request reprint Application of stem cell technology for coronary artery disease at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Balram Airan
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Heart Surg Forum 10:E231-4. 2007
    ..In this review, we systematically analyze the basis, methods, and results of stem cell technology for coronary artery disease at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India...
  60. pmc Pleural effusions in children undergoing cardiac surgery
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Center and Department of Pediatric Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Pediatr Cardiol 3:58-64. 2010
    ..Persistent pleural effusions are a source of significant morbidity and mortality following surgery in congenital heart disease. In this review, we discuss the etiology, pathophysiology, and management of this common complication...
  61. doi request reprint Atrial standstill causing congestive heart failure in a child with ostium secundum atrial septal defect
    Ishwar Chandra Malav
    Department of Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110029, India
    Pediatr Cardiol 31:283-6. 2010
    ..Atrial standstill, a rare disease, was the probable cause of CHF in the 3-year-old child discussed in this report...
  62. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of Epsilon amino-caproic acid (EACA) and autologous blood as blood conservation strategies in patients undergoing cardiac surgery
    Vishal Sharma
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Heart Lung Circ 15:261-5. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effects of autologous blood and Epsilon amino-caproic acid on intra-operative and post-operative blood loss and homologous blood product requirements in patients undergoing cardiac surgery...
  63. ncbi request reprint Pathological aspects of explanted homograft mitral valve
    Ruma Ray
    Department of Pathology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India
    Cardiovasc Pathol 11:177-80. 2002
    ..Homograft mitral valve replacement is an alternative therapeutic approach to prosthetic or bioprosthetic valve replacement. The present paper documents the pathological changes of explanted homograft mitral valve...
  64. doi request reprint Recombinant activated factor VII in cardiac surgery: single-center experience
    Sarvesh Pal Singh
    Department of Cardiac Anesthesia, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 22:148-54. 2014
    ..Although effective in reducing the need for transfusion of blood and blood products, safety concerns still prevail...
  65. doi request reprint The expanding indications for the Lecompte maneuver
    Sachin Talwar
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 5:291-6. 2014
    ..In this review, we discuss the physiological basis and the expanding indications for this maneuver. ..
  66. doi request reprint A simple modification to fix the commissural pillar during right ventricular outflow tract reconstruction during the arterial switch operation
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India Electronic address
    Heart Lung Circ 23:383-4. 2014
    ..A simplified technique to fix the commissural pillar of the pulmonary valve at the time of right ventricular outflow tract reconstruction during the arterial switch operation is presented. ..
  67. doi request reprint Transposition of great arteries and partial anomalous pulmonary venous drainage
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 21:713-6. 2013
    ..The rarity of the condition is discussed. ..
  68. doi request reprint Repair of anomalous left coronary artery from pulmonary artery (ALCAPA) beyond infancy
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Heart Surg Forum 16:E210-5. 2013
    ..We conclude that a few naturally selected patients with ALCAPA do survive beyond infancy and can undergo establishment of 2 coronary systems with satisfactory results. ..
  69. doi request reprint Interatrial communication with unusual caval venous anomalies
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 1:400-3. 2010
    ..We discuss features of anatomical and technical interest. ..
  70. doi request reprint Atrial switch operation in the current era: modifications and pitfalls
    Sachin Talwar
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 3:96-103. 2012
    ..Finally, management of late complications of atrial switch operations requires a thorough understanding of the procedures. ..
  71. ncbi request reprint Arterial-to-end-tidal carbon dioxide tension difference in children with congenital heart disease
    Minati Choudhury
    Department of Cardiac Anaesthesia, Cardiothoracic and Sciences Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 20:196-201. 2006
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  72. ncbi request reprint Infective endocarditis following implantation of amplatzer atrial septal occluder
    Ram Prakash Balasundaram
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Indian Heart J 57:167-9. 2005
    ..Surgical removal of the device is mandatory in such cases. We report a rare case of polymicrobial endocarditis following implantation of Amplatzer septal occluder in an eight-year-old child...
  73. ncbi request reprint Comparison of straight sternotomy and interlocking sternotomy in open heart surgery
    Kushal Madan
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Indian J Med Res 124:57-62. 2006
    ..The present study is designed to compare interlocking sternotomy and straight sternotomy in terms of sternal stability, pain and respiratory function...
  74. doi request reprint Temporary sternotomy wound closure with blood bag
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India
    Heart Lung Circ 19:673-4. 2010
    ..In such cases it is inadvisable or impossible to close the sternum primarily. Here we describe a simple and inexpensive technique of temporary sternotomy wound closure with a sterile blood bag...
  75. doi request reprint Ultrasonic scalpel for hemostasis in pacemaker-dependent patients during open-heart surgery
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Card Surg 25:357-8. 2010
    ..We successfully used the ultrasonically activated scalpel to secure hemostasis in a temporary pacemaker-dependent patient following repair of Ebstein's anomaly. The advantages of using this modality are briefly discussed...
  76. ncbi request reprint Autologous right atrial patch for closure of atrial septal defect
    Arkalgud Sampath Kumar
    Cardiothoracic Sciences Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Indian Heart J 54:289-91. 2002
    ..Prosthetic or pericardial patches used for the closure of atrial septal defects are associated with infrequent but definite problems. As an alternative, we used a right atrial free-wall patch in 12 patients, 7-54 years of age...
  77. doi request reprint Residual VSD closure with an ADO II device in an infant
    Sivasubramanian Ramakrishnan
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Congenit Heart Dis 6:60-3. 2011
    ..5 kg. It appears that ADO II may be the preferable device for the closure of moderate defects in infants and small children because of its lower profile and trackability...
  78. pmc Diaphragmatic palsy after cardiac surgical procedures in patients with congenital heart
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre and Department of Pediatric Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Pediatr Cardiol 3:50-7. 2010
    ..This review summarizes the anatomy of the phrenic nerves, reasons behind the occurrence of diaphragmatic palsy, and suggests practical guidelines for management...
  79. doi request reprint Lung decortication and lobectomy in a child with unrepaired tetralogy of fallot
    Brijindera Singh Sethi
    Department of Cardiac Anaesthesiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 4:430-2. 2013
    ..This staged approach was directed at controlling the infective focus, improving the pulmonary status, and following it up with a definitive ICR electively. ..
  80. ncbi request reprint Gore-Tex 'new-innominate vein' for complicated bilateral cavopulmonary shunts
    Sachin Talwar
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 30:414; author reply 414. 2006
  81. ncbi request reprint Diaphragmatic fenestration for resistant chylothorax
    Sachin Talwar
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:767-8. 2006
  82. ncbi request reprint Severe mitral regurgitation after percutaneous transmitral commissurotomy: underestimated subvalvular disease
    Shiv Kumar Choudhary
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:927; author reply 927-8. 2006
  83. doi request reprint Permanent pacemaker implantation after isolated aortic valve replacement
    Sachin Talwar
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:1403. 2008
  84. ncbi request reprint Late outcome of mild or moderate aortic valve disease present at the time of mitral valve intervention
    Shiv Kumar Choudhary
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:1774-5. 2003
  85. ncbi request reprint Diaphragmatic fenestration for resistant pleural effusions after univentricular repair
    Manoj Durairaj
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:931-2. 2002
    ..We suggest this approach as an alternative treatment for chronic pleural effusions that may ensue after total cavopulmonary connection...
  86. ncbi request reprint Peri-operative antibiotic prophylaxis in paediatric cardiac surgery
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiol Young 17:695; author reply 696. 2007