Anthony D Caffarelli
Affiliation: Stanford University
- Early outcomes of deliberate nonoperative management for blunt thoracic aortic injury in traumaAnthony D Caffarelli
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, Calif 94305 5407, USA
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:598-605. 2010..This study reviews our experience with deliberate, nonoperative management for blunt thoracic aortic injury...
- Plasma cefazolin levels during cardiovascular surgery: effects of cardiopulmonary bypass and profound hypothermic circulatory arrestAnthony D Caffarelli
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif, USA
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:1338-43. 2006..We sought to assess the effects of cardiopulmonary bypass and profound hypothermic circulatory arrest on plasma cefazolin levels administered for antimicrobial prophylaxis in cardiovascular surgery...
- Novel index for invasively assessing the coronary microcirculationWilliam F Fearon
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Circulation 107:3129-32. 2003..A relatively simple, invasive method for quantitatively assessing the status of the coronary microcirculation independent of the epicardial artery is lacking...
- Improvement in coronary anastomosis with cardiac surgery simulationJames I Fann
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:1486-91. 2008..We evaluated distributed practice using a portable task station and experience on a beating-heart model in training coronary anastomosis...
- In vivo visualization of cardiac allograft rejection and trafficking passenger leukocytes using bioluminescence imagingMasashi Tanaka
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5407, USA
Circulation 112:I105-10. 2005..We investigated the feasibility of bioluminescence imaging (BLI) for the in vivo assessment of cardiac allograft viability and visualization of passenger leukocytes during the course of acute rejection...
- Comparison of coronary thermodilution and Doppler velocity for assessing coronary flow reserveWilliam F Fearon
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, H3554, 300 Pasteur Dr, Stanford, Calif 94305, USA
Circulation 108:2198-200. 2003..Whether CFRthermo correlates well enough with absolute flow-derived CFR (CFRflow) to replace Doppler wire-derived CFR (CFRDoppler) remains unclear...
- Inhibition of heart transplant injury and graft coronary artery disease after prolonged organ ischemia by selective protein kinase C regulatorsMasashi Tanaka
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Falk Cardiovascular Research Center, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 129:1160-7. 2005....
- Cardiac allograft aortic dissection: successful repair using a composite valve graft and modified-Cabrol coronary reconstructionAnthony D Caffarelli
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
J Card Surg 20:450-2. 2005..To our knowledge, this case represents the first successful repair, of a limited aortic dissection of the donor aorta postcardiac transplantation, using a composite valve graft and modified-Cabrol coronary reconstruction...
- Case report: a thrombus in the venous reservoir while using bivalirudin in a patient with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia undergoing heart transplantationJim K Wong
Division of Cardiovascular Anesthesia, and Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
Anesth Analg 111:609-12. 2010..Furthermore, activated clotting times may not accurately reflect the magnitude of anticoagulation when using direct thrombin inhibitors...
- Embryonic stem cell immunogenicity increases upon differentiation after transplantation into ischemic myocardiumRutger Jan Swijnenburg
Department of Surgery, Leiden University School of Medicine, The Netherlands
Circulation 112:I166-72. 2005..We investigated whether differentiation of embryonic stem cells (ESCs) in ischemic myocardium enhances their immunogenicity, thereby increasing their chance for rejection...
- The road to clinical xenotransplantation: a worthwhile journeyDavid Tom Cooke
Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Transplantation 78:1108-9. 2004..Moreover, regulation of xenotourism should mirror established U.S. guidelines for visitors with communicable diseases, thereby not limiting the rights of xenotransplant recipients...