Farhad Bakhtiary

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Affiliation: Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for treatment of cardiogenic shock: clinical experiences in 45 adult patients
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:382-8. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Outcome and incidence of re-intervention after surgical repair of tetralogy of fallot
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig, Heart Centre, Leipzig, Germany
    J Card Surg 28:59-63. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Simplified technique for surgical ligation of the left atrial appendage in high-risk patients
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:430-1. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Hydrodynamic comparison of biological prostheses during progressive valve calcification in a simulated exercise situation. An in vitro study
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 34:960-3. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Leukocyte depletion during cardiac surgery with extracorporeal circulation in high risk patients
    F Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital, 60596 Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Inflamm Res 57:577-85. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Modification of the David procedure for reconstruction of incompetent bicuspid aortic valves
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:2047-9. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Long-term results after repair of complete atrioventricular septal defect with two-patch technique
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig, Heart Centre, Leipzig, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:1239-43. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Long-term results and cusp dynamics after aortic valve resuspension for aortic root aneurysms
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:478-84. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Paediatric coronary artery bypass grafting for coronary hypoperfusion late after arterial switch operation
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig, Heart Centre, Strümpelstrasse 39, Leipzig, Germany
    Cardiol Young 21:460-1. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Antegrade cerebral perfusion for acute type A aortic dissection in 120 consecutive patients
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:465-9. 2008

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  1. doi request reprint Venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for treatment of cardiogenic shock: clinical experiences in 45 adult patients
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:382-8. 2008
    ..This report reviews our 3-year experience with this support system with respect to early and midterm outcome, as well as predictors of survival...
  2. doi request reprint Outcome and incidence of re-intervention after surgical repair of tetralogy of fallot
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig, Heart Centre, Leipzig, Germany
    J Card Surg 28:59-63. 2013
    ..Timing of primary repair of tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) remains controversial. We evaluated the long-term outcome of early primary treatment strategy in a patient cohort with TOF less than eight months of age...
  3. doi request reprint Simplified technique for surgical ligation of the left atrial appendage in high-risk patients
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:430-1. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Hydrodynamic comparison of biological prostheses during progressive valve calcification in a simulated exercise situation. An in vitro study
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 34:960-3. 2008
    ..The following study investigates hemodynamics and changes in opening and closing kinematics in progressively calcified porcine and pericardial valves in a simulated exercise situation...
  5. doi request reprint Leukocyte depletion during cardiac surgery with extracorporeal circulation in high risk patients
    F Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital, 60596 Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Inflamm Res 57:577-85. 2008
    ..Depletion of circulating leukocytes may reduce the inflammatory response. We studied the effect of a leukocyte depleting filter on leukocyte activation during cardiopulmonary bypass in high risk patients...
  6. doi request reprint Modification of the David procedure for reconstruction of incompetent bicuspid aortic valves
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:2047-9. 2009
    ..This technique increases the coaptation surface and provides reliable early and mid-term competence of the reconstructed bicuspid aortic valves...
  7. doi request reprint Long-term results after repair of complete atrioventricular septal defect with two-patch technique
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig, Heart Centre, Leipzig, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:1239-43. 2010
    ..Definitive early surgical repair for AVSD has become the treatment of choice at many centers. This trend has contributed to the recent decline in postoperative mortality and good long-term results...
  8. doi request reprint Long-term results and cusp dynamics after aortic valve resuspension for aortic root aneurysms
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:478-84. 2011
    ..This study reports our 10-year experience with the David technique and technical modifications to create neosinuses...
  9. doi request reprint Paediatric coronary artery bypass grafting for coronary hypoperfusion late after arterial switch operation
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig, Heart Centre, Strümpelstrasse 39, Leipzig, Germany
    Cardiol Young 21:460-1. 2011
    ..The problem was successfully managed with minimally invasive off-pump coronary artery bypass through median re-sternotomy...
  10. doi request reprint Antegrade cerebral perfusion for acute type A aortic dissection in 120 consecutive patients
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:465-9. 2008
    ..The following study investigates clinical results after modification of perfusion technique for cardiopulmonary bypass as well as temperature management...
  11. ncbi request reprint Impact of different pacing modes on left ventricular contractility following cardiopulmonary bypass
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 30:1083-90. 2007
    ..The utility of conductance catheter measurement versus left ventricular outflow tract mean systolic acceleration (LVOT(Acc)) for quantification of LV function was evaluated...
  12. ncbi request reprint Impact of patient-prosthesis mismatch and aortic valve design on coronary flow reserve after aortic valve replacement
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:790-6. 2007
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  13. ncbi request reprint Medium-term follow-up and modes of failure following epicardial pacemaker implantation in young children
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery of Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital, Theodor Stern Kai 7, 60596 Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Europace 9:94-7. 2007
    ..The following study investigated modes of failure leading to reoperation in this group of technically challenging patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Stentless bioprostheses improve postoperative coronary flow more than stented prostheses after valve replacement for aortic stenosis
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:883-8. 2006
    ..This study compares coronary perfusion after aortic valve replacement with stented or stentless porcine bioprostheses in a prospective randomized study...
  15. ncbi request reprint Mild hypothermic (30 degrees C) body perfusion during replacement of the aortic arch with a novel arterial perfusion cannula
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:1637-9. 2007
  16. ncbi request reprint Impact of high thoracic epidural anesthesia on incidence of perioperative atrial fibrillation in off-pump coronary bypass grafting: a prospective randomized study
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:460-4. 2007
    ..The goal of this study was to investigate the impact of high thoracic epidural anesthesia on reduction of perioperative arrhythmia in patients undergoing off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting...
  17. ncbi request reprint Mild hypothermia (32 degrees C) and antegrade cerebral perfusion in aortic arch operations
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:153-4. 2006
  18. ncbi request reprint Opening and closing kinematics of fresh and calcified aortic valve prostheses: an in vitro study
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery of Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:657-62. 2007
    ..The present study investigates changes in hemodynamic performance and leaflet kinematics in progressively calcified porcine and pericardial aortic valve prostheses...
  19. ncbi request reprint Impact of mechanical and biological aortic valve replacement on coronary perfusion: a prospective, randomized study
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    J Heart Valve Dis 15:5-11; discussion 11. 2006
    ..The study aim was to investigate acute changes in coronary perfusion in patients undergoing mechanical or biological valve replacement in a prospective, randomized clinical study...
  20. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic performance of fresh and calcified aortic valve prostheses in critical low stroke volume
    Omer Dzemali
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    J Heart Valve Dis 17:317-24. 2008
    ..The study aim was to investigate the hemodynamic performance and leaflet kinematics of fresh and calcified biological aortic valves in a simulated low stroke volume situation...
  21. doi request reprint Long-term follow-up after steroid-eluting epicardial pacemaker implantation in young children: a single centre experience
    Nestoras Papadopoulos
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital, Theodor Stern Kai 7, 60596 Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Europace 12:540-3. 2010
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  22. doi request reprint Antegrade cerebral perfusion with mild hypothermia for aortic arch replacement: single-center experience in 245 consecutive patients
    Andreas Zierer
    Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:1868-73. 2011
    ..This study investigates our clinical results after modification of perfusion technique for cardiopulmonary bypass as well as temperature management for these high- risk patients...
  23. doi request reprint Long-term results after surgical repair of postinfarction ventricular septal rupture by infarct exclusion technique
    Nestoras Papadopoulos
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1421-5. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the early and long-term results of the patients after surgical repair of postinfarction VSD by infarct exclusion technique...
  24. ncbi request reprint Perioperative biventricular pacing leads to improvement of hemodynamics in patients with reduced left-ventricular function--interim results
    Omer Dzemali
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital, J W Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 29:1341-5. 2006
    ..However, most studies have investigated the hemodynamic effects in congestive, but not postoperative heart failure...
  25. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic evaluation of aortic regurgitation by magnetic resonance imaging
    Thomas Wittlinger
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital, Theodor Stern Kai 7, 60590 Frankfurt, Germany
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 16:278-83. 2008
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Aortic root stability in bicuspid aortic valve disease: patch augmentation plus reduction aortoplasty versus modified David type repair
    Mirko Doss
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, JW Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 38:523-7. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether reduction aortoplasty can reliably prevent aortic root dilatation after aortic valve repair in bicuspid disease...
  27. ncbi request reprint Preoperative Predictors and Outcome of Triple Valve Surgery in 487 Consecutive Patients
    Thilo Noack
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center Leipzig University, Leipzig, Germany
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg . 2016
    ..Long-term survival is decreased, but acceptable for these high-risk patients. The series demonstrates that increasing surgical risk, age, and comorbidities are the future challenges in TVS...
  28. ncbi request reprint Non-invasive spinal cord oxygenation monitoring: validating collateral network near-infrared spectroscopy for thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    Konstantin von Aspern
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University Heart Center Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 50:675-683. 2016
    ..This large animal study was designed to investigate the correlation between cnNIRS and spinal cord oxygenation by comparing it to laser Doppler flowmetry (LDF), a proven method for direct oxygenation and flow assessment...
  29. doi request reprint Organ-protective effects on the liver and kidney by minocycline in small piglets undergoing cardiopulonary bypass
    Stefan Dhein
    Clinic for Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig, Heart Centre, Leipzig, Germany
    Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol 388:663-76. 2015
    ..In conclusion, CPB causes damage in the kidney and-to a lower degree-in the liver, which can be attenuated by minocycline. ..
  30. ncbi request reprint Ten-year follow up after prospectively randomized evaluation of stentless versus conventional xenograft aortic valve replacement
    Sven Lehmann
    Universitat Leipzig, Herzzentrum, Klinik fur Herzchirurgie, Leipzig, Germany
    J Heart Valve Dis 20:681-7. 2011
    ..The aim of this prospectively randomized study was to analyze the long-term clinical results after stentless versus conventional aortic valve replacement (AVR)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Supra-annular stitch to avoid distortion of the right coronary cusp in aortic root resuspension
    Nadejda Monsefi
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    J Heart Valve Dis 19:371-3. 2010
    ..In general, the long-term stability of this procedure is very promising; any recurrence of aortic valve incompetence during follow up can be attributed mainly to a primary suboptimal geometry...
  32. ncbi request reprint Evolution of surgical techniques for atrial septal defect repair in adults: a 10-year single-institution experience
    Koray Ak
    Department for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:757-64. 2007
    ..We retrospectively analyzed our experience in atrial septal defect repair with varied minimally invasive surgical approaches...
  33. pmc Mid-term outcome after surgical repair of congenital supravalvular aortic stenosis by extended aortoplasty
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig, Heart Center, Leipzig, Germany
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 17:688-90. 2013
    ..Our objective was to review the mid-term outcomes of SVAS repair with extended aortoplasty...
  34. doi request reprint Surgical left ventricular remodeling leads to better long-term survival and exercise tolerance than coronary artery bypass grafting alone in patients with moderate ischemic cardiomyopathy
    Omer Dzemali
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 138:663-8. 2009
    ..We assessed the early and midterm outcomes after surgical revascularization alone versus revascularization and additional left ventricular remodeling in these patients...
  35. doi request reprint Secondary repair of incompetent pulmonary valves
    Nestoras Papadopoulos
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1879-84. 2009
    ..Secondary repair of the pulmonary valve after right ventricular outflow tract (RVOT) reconstruction is infrequently reported. This article describes possible techniques of secondary pulmonary valve repair and reports follow-up results...
  36. ncbi request reprint Temporal Trends in Predictors of Early and Late Mortality After Emergency Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting for Cardiogenic Shock Complicating Acute Myocardial Infarction
    Piroze M Davierwala
    From Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany P M D, S L, A V, F B, M Misfeld, F W M Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart and Circulatory Center, Rotenburg an der Fulda, Germany A J R and Medizinische Klinik II, Sana Kliniken, Lubeck, Germany M Mohr
    Circulation 134:1224-1237. 2016
    ..Our study aimed to evaluate and identify risk factors for early and long-term outcomes in such patients...
  37. doi request reprint Protective effects of pulsatile flow during cardiopulmonary bypass
    Aida Salameh
    Clinic for Pediatric Cardiology, University of Leipzig, Heart Centre, Leipzig, Germany Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 99:192-9. 2015
    ..Therefore, we attempted to elucidate whether CPB with pulsatile flow preserves organ integrity compared with nonpulsatile flow...
  38. doi request reprint Granular Media Calcinosis in the Aortic Walls of Patients With Bicuspid and Tricuspid Aortic Valves
    Josephina Haunschild
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg . 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to quantify granular media calcinosis (GMC) in the ascending aortic wall of patients with BAV...
  39. doi request reprint Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump Malposition Reduces Visceral Artery Perfusion in an Acute Animal Model
    Maximilian Vondran
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center Leipzig, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Artif Organs 40:334-40. 2016
    ..05 for 3 vs. 1). The covering of visceral arteries by an IABP balloon causes a significant reduction of visceral artery perfusion; thus, the positioning of this device during implantation is critical for obtaining a satisfactory outcome. ..
  40. doi request reprint Extra-anatomic revascularization for preoperative cerebral malperfusion due to distal carotid artery occlusion in acute type A aortic dissection
    Maximilian Luehr
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Leipzig Heart Centre, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 49:652-8; discussion 658-9. 2016
    ..The aim of this study is to present our institutional strategy and postoperative results for this high-risk patient cohort...
  41. doi request reprint Early and late outcomes of complex aortic root surgery in patients with aortic root abscesses
    Sergey Leontyev
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 49:447-54; discussion 454-5. 2016
    ..To evaluate the early and long-term outcomes in patients undergoing complex aortic root reconstructions for complicated aortic root abscesses...
  42. doi request reprint Acute type A aortic dissection: characteristics and outcomes comparing patients with bicuspid versus tricuspid aortic valve
    Christian D Etz
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig, Heart Center Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 48:142-50. 2015
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate the clinical characteristics and postoperative outcome of patients with a bicuspid aortic valve (BAV) suffering acute dissection in comparison with their tricuspid peers...
  43. pmc Cooling after successful resuscitation in cardiac surgery patients
    Marcel Vollroth
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center Leipzig University, Struempellstrasse 39, 04289, Leipzig, Germany
    J Cardiothorac Surg 8:190. 2013
    ..The purpose of this single center analysis was to investigate our first experience in a non - selected IHR population, where hypothermia was induced independent from initial heart rhythm disturbance...
  44. ncbi request reprint Rescue surgery for neonate with huge rhabdomyoma and left outflow obstruction
    Hiroshi Seki
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Congenital Heart Disease, Herzzentrum Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 24:875-877. 2016
    ..Histological examination showed a rhabdomyoma with benign features. The girl was doing well after 3 months, with no residual tumor growth and no signs of obstruction of the left ventricular outflow tract...
  45. doi request reprint Outcome of aortic valve replacement for active infective endocarditis in patients on chronic hemodialysis
    Pascal M Dohmen
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center Leipzig, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 99:532-8. 2015
    ..This retrospective observational single-center study evaluated the impact of chronic hemodialysis on the outcome of aortic valve replacement in patients with aortic AIE...
  46. doi request reprint Acute type A aortic dissection surgery impeded by substernal colon interposition
    Maximilian Vondran
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 20:146-7. 2015
    ..Preoperative computer tomography confirmed the aortic dissection and revealed a colonic graft that was adherent to the sternum. We report the first successful surgical treatment of aortic dissection in this challenging patient. ..
  47. pmc On the role of the gap junction protein Cx43 (GJA1) in human cardiac malformations with Fallot-pathology. a study on paediatric cardiac specimen
    Aida Salameh
    Clinic for Paediatric Cardiology, Heart Centre, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    PLoS ONE 9:e95344. 2014
    ..Moreover, GJA1-gene analysis of 16 patients and 20 healthy subjects was performed...
  48. doi request reprint Midterm outcome after surgical correction of anomalous left coronary artery from pulmonary artery
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Leipzig, Heart Centre, Leipzig, Germany
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 2:550-3. 2011
    ..Reoperation rates are acceptable. Our results support the use of LHB in patients with refractory low cardiac output. The need of mechanical circulatory support was short and very effective in our patient cohort. ..
  49. doi request reprint Right coronary sinus of valsalva aneurysm with rupture into the right ventricle
    Farhad Bakhtiary
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Centre, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 3:120-2. 2012
    ..The problem was successfully managed with surgical closure of both ruptured SVA and the ventricular defect with cardiopulmonary bypass through median sternotomy. ..
  50. doi request reprint Cannulation in aortic surgery: subclavian and axillary cannulation
    Martin Misfeld
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Multimed Man Cardiothorac Surg 2015:. 2015
    ..Here, we describe our techniques of direct cannulation of the subclavian and axillary artery for aortic arch surgery. ..