Balram Airan

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Country: India

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. pmc Fibroblast Growth Factor-2 alone as an efficient inducer for differentiation of human bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells into dopaminergic neurons
    Sushmita Bose Nandy
    Stem Cell Facility, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Biomed Sci 21:83. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Common carotid artery to internal jugular vein shunt for managing hypoxemia after a cavopulmonary shunt
    Pankaj Garg
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:998-1001. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Pericardiectomy for constrictive pericarditis: a clinical, echocardiographic, and hemodynamic evaluation of two surgical techniques
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:522-9. 2006
  6. 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
  7. doi request reprint Specific issues after surgical repair of partial atrioventricular septal defect: actuarial survival, freedom from reoperation, fate of the left atrioventricular valve, prevalence of left ventricular outflow tract obstruction, and other events
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, AIIMS, New Delhi, India
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 137:548-555.e2. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Surgical outcome of staged univentricular-type repairs for patients with univentricular physiology and pulmonary hypertension
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Departments of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Indian Heart J 56:320-7. 2004
  9. 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
  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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Publications67

  1. 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)...
  2. 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...
  3. pmc Fibroblast Growth Factor-2 alone as an efficient inducer for differentiation of human bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells into dopaminergic neurons
    Sushmita Bose Nandy
    Stem Cell Facility, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Biomed Sci 21:83. 2014
    ..Neuronal differentiation inducing agents Fibroblastic Growth Factor 2 (FGF2), Sonic Hedge Hog (Shh), Fibroblastic Growth Factor 8 (FGF8) & All Trans Retinoic Acid (ATRA) were used either singly or in varied combinations...
  4. doi request reprint Common carotid artery to internal jugular vein shunt for managing hypoxemia after a cavopulmonary shunt
    Pankaj Garg
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:998-1001. 2012
    ..As a bail-out procedure, a left common carotid artery to left internal jugular vein shunt was constructed, after which the hypoxemia was relieved...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pericardiectomy for constrictive pericarditis: a clinical, echocardiographic, and hemodynamic evaluation of two surgical techniques
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:522-9. 2006
    ..This study was designed to compare the outcomes after total versus partial pericardiectomy clinically, echocardiographically, and hemodynamically...
  6. 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...
  7. doi request reprint Specific issues after surgical repair of partial atrioventricular septal defect: actuarial survival, freedom from reoperation, fate of the left atrioventricular valve, prevalence of left ventricular outflow tract obstruction, and other events
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, AIIMS, New Delhi, India
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 137:548-555.e2. 2009
    ..Our aim was to define the prevalence of specific sequelae after repair of partial atrioventricular septal defect...
  8. ncbi request reprint Surgical outcome of staged univentricular-type repairs for patients with univentricular physiology and pulmonary hypertension
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Departments of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Indian Heart J 56:320-7. 2004
    ....
  9. 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...
  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. ncbi request reprint One and one-half ventricle repair: results and concerns
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:2293-300. 2005
    ..The study was designed to assess the long-term results of one and one-half ventricular repair on systemic and pulmonary circulation, right ventricular growth and function, and the prevalence of arrhythmias...
  12. ncbi request reprint Specific issues after extracardiac fontan operation: ventricular function, growth potential, arrhythmia, and thromboembolism
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:665-72. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to define the prevalence of specific sequelae after extracardiac Fontan operation...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. ncbi request reprint Mitral valve replacement with and without chordal preservation in a rheumatic population: serial echocardiographic assessment of left ventricular size and function
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:1926-33. 2005
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive assessment of repaired tetralogy of Fallot by magnetic resonance imaging and dynamic radionuclide studies
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:1436-42. 2006
    ....
  18. doi request reprint An alternative technique for the atrial switch operation for transposition of the great arteries in an unoperated adult patient
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Card Surg 25:406-9. 2010
    ..The relevant literature on late natural survivors with this condition is reviewed and the technical aspects of an alternative technique for accomplishing a successful atrial switch in this situation are discussed...
  19. doi request reprint Myocardial perfusion abnormalities in patients occurring more than 1 year after successful univentricular (Fontan surgery) and biventricular repair (complete repair of tetralogy of Fallot)
    A Priyadarshini
    Department of Pediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 110029, India
    Pediatr Cardiol 34:786-94. 2013
    ..In the Fontan group, the morphology of the systemic ventricle was not predictive of prevalence of perfusion defect...
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. 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)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Histopathology and morphometry of radial artery conduits: basic study and clinical application
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110029, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:1614-21. 2004
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Tetralogy of Fallot in teenagers and adults: surgical experience and follow-up
    Akshay Kumar Bisoi
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 55:105-12. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to review short- and long-term outcomes following total correction in patients with tetralogy of Fallot that presented during adulthood...
  25. 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...
  26. 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...
  27. 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. ..
  28. 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)...
  29. 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)...
  30. doi request reprint Role of systemic to pulmonary artery shunt after cavopulmonary anastomosis
    Pankaj Garg
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India
    J Card Surg 28:599-603. 2013
    ..Systemic pulmonary artery shunt may be useful as a palliative strategy in patients who have hypoxemia and completion of total cavopulmonary anastomosis is not feasible...
  31. ncbi request reprint Redo mitral valve surgery-a long-term experience
    Arkalgud Sampath Kumar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Card Surg 19:303-7. 2004
    ..Our experience with reoperative mitral valve (MV) surgery over a 27-year period is presented here...
  32. 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...
  33. 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...
  34. doi request reprint Unusual compression of the right pulmonary artery by the aortic arch
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:1790-2. 2014
    ..The condition was successfully managed during surgical correction. ..
  35. doi request reprint Inferior vena cava to left atrium shunt presenting with polycythemia and stroke three decades following closure of atrial septal defect
    Manan Desai
    Cardiothoracic Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Congenit Heart Dis 8:E102-5. 2013
    ..We report an adult patient presenting with polycythemia and stroke, three decades following surgical closure of an atrial septal defect. The avoidance, diagnosis, and management of this complication are discussed. ..
  36. 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...
  37. doi request reprint Tetralogy of fallot, dextrocardia, and situs inversus associated with total anomalous pulmonary venous return
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Card Surg 28:587-90. 2013
    ..This combination of anomalies is extremely unusual. The management is discussed and the literature is reviewed...
  38. 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. ..
  39. 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...
  40. ncbi request reprint Right pulmonary artery-to-left atrium communication: report of 5 cases
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:336-8. 2005
    ..An individualized management algorithm is recommended...
  41. doi request reprint Mixed total anomalous pulmonary venous connection: anatomic variations, surgical approach, techniques, and results
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:106-16, 116.e1-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify the morphologic characteristics and other risk factors that may predispose patients with mixed totally anomalous pulmonary venous connection to continuing high mortality after surgery...
  42. ncbi request reprint Right pulmonary artery to left atrium communication
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:365-70. 2005
    ..The operative mortality rate during the earlier era (1950 to 1979) was high, at 22%. More recently, the mortality rate has approached zero. An individualized surgical approach depending on the type of surgical connections is recommended...
  43. 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. ..
  44. ncbi request reprint Congestive heart failure in unoperated tetralogy of Fallot: can hypoxia be a cause?
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Indian Heart J 57:65-7. 2005
    ..We postulate that congestive heart failure occurred because of severe myocardial hypoxia and its elimination resulted in markedly improved cardiac performance...
  45. doi request reprint Management of pulmonary arterial supply dependent on a coronary arterial fistula in a patient with tetralogy of fallot with pulmonary atresia
    Pankaj Garg
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 3:499-503. 2012
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Postoperative assessment of the univentricular repair by dynamic radionuclide studies
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110 029, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:658-65. 2004
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to determine the role of radionuclide studies in evaluating postoperative Fontan hemodynamics and to quantify its diagnostic accuracy...
  47. ncbi request reprint Isolated idiopathic pulmonary artery aneurysm
    Saket Agarwal
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Sciences Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 10:167-9. 2002
    ..The patient was doing well on follow-up at 6 months; echocardiography revealed a good repair with mild to moderate pulmonary regurgitation...
  48. 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...
  49. 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...
  50. 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)...
  51. 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...
  52. 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. ..
  53. 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...
  54. 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...
  55. doi request reprint Window-type patent ductus arteriosus with acquired rheumatic mitral stenosis
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Congenit Heart Dis 8:E10-2. 2013
    ..An 18-year-old patient with a window type of patent ductus arteriosus and acquired rheumatic mitral stenosis is reported for its rarity. The pitfalls in the diagnosis and surgical management of this condition are discussed...
  56. 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...
  57. 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...
  58. 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...
  59. 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...
  60. doi request reprint Eustachian valve as a cardiovascular patch
    Anubhav Gupta
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Heart Lung Circ 18:358-9. 2009
    ..In one patient, the large Eustachian valve was used to close an atrial septal defect and in another patient it was used to create a tunnel during the lateral tunnel Fontan operation...
  61. doi request reprint Urgent surgery compared with fibrinolytic therapy for the treatment of left-sided prosthetic heart valve thrombosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies
    Ganesan Karthikeyan
    Department of Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Sciences Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India
    Eur Heart J 34:1557-66. 2013
    ..Urgent surgery may be more efficacious and cause fewer complications. Our aim was to compare the efficacy and safety of urgent surgery and FT for the treatment of left-sided PVT...
  62. 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. ..
  63. 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. ..
  64. doi request reprint Aortopulmonary window with the absence of left pulmonary artery
    Sachin Talwar
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 3:389-91. 2012
    ..We report an unusual combination of an aortopulmonary window with the absence of intrapericardial left pulmonary artery. The morphogenesis of this condition is briefly discussed. ..
  65. 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...
  66. 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
    ....
  67. 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. ..