Gerald Buckberg

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Basic science review: the helix and the heart
    Gerald D Buckberg
    Department of Surgery, University of California at Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, Calif, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 124:863-83. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Restoring papillary muscle dimensions during restoration in dilated hearts
    Gerald Buckberg
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10833 Le Conte Avenue, 62 258 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1741, USA
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 4:475-7. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Ventricular structure-function relations in health and disease: Part I. The normal heart
    Gerald D Buckberg
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 47:587-601. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Ventricular structure-function relations in health and disease: part II. Clinical considerations
    Gerald D Buckberg
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 47:778-87. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Right ventricular architecture responsible for mechanical performance: unifying role of ventricular septum
    Gerald Buckberg
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of California, Los Angeles, David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, Calif Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 148:3166-71.e1-4. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Surgical ventricular restoration for the treatment of heart failure
    Gerald Buckberg
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10833 Le Conte Avenue, 62 258 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Nat Rev Cardiol 9:703-16. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Stroke and extra-cardiac perfusion: new vantage points in brain protection
    Gerald D Buckberg
    Options in Bioengineering, California Institute of Technology, Padasena, CA, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 26:S62-5; discussion S65-7. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Ventricular restoration--a surgical approach to reverse ventricular remodeling
    Gerald D Buckberg
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, 90095, USA
    Heart Fail Rev 9:233-9; discussion 347-51. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary
    Gerald D Buckberg
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10833 Le Conte Ave, 62 258 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:1387-8. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Ventricular structure and surgical history
    Gerald Buckberg
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1741, USA
    Heart Fail Rev 9:255-68; discussion 347-51. 2004

Research Grants

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Publications67

  1. ncbi request reprint Basic science review: the helix and the heart
    Gerald D Buckberg
    Department of Surgery, University of California at Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, Calif, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 124:863-83. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Restoring papillary muscle dimensions during restoration in dilated hearts
    Gerald Buckberg
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10833 Le Conte Avenue, 62 258 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1741, USA
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 4:475-7. 2005
    ..This report will describe an intraventricular way to narrow the widened inter papillary muscle distance toward normal...
  3. doi request reprint Ventricular structure-function relations in health and disease: Part I. The normal heart
    Gerald D Buckberg
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 47:587-601. 2015
    ..The validity of conventional expressions such as isovolumic relaxation, hyperechogenic septal line, untwisting and mitral valve opening will be revisited...
  4. doi request reprint Ventricular structure-function relations in health and disease: part II. Clinical considerations
    Gerald D Buckberg
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 47:778-87. 2015
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  5. doi request reprint Right ventricular architecture responsible for mechanical performance: unifying role of ventricular septum
    Gerald Buckberg
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of California, Los Angeles, David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, Calif Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 148:3166-71.e1-4. 2014
    ..These structure-function relationships emphasize why clinical decisions must be based on knowledge of normality, recognizing how disease offsets normality, and introducing actions that rebuild normality. ..
  6. doi request reprint Surgical ventricular restoration for the treatment of heart failure
    Gerald Buckberg
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10833 Le Conte Avenue, 62 258 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Nat Rev Cardiol 9:703-16. 2012
    ..Future surgical options for SVR in nonischemic and valvular dilated cardiomyopathy, and its integration with left ventricular assist devices and cell therapy, are described...
  7. ncbi request reprint Stroke and extra-cardiac perfusion: new vantage points in brain protection
    Gerald D Buckberg
    Options in Bioengineering, California Institute of Technology, Padasena, CA, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 26:S62-5; discussion S65-7. 2004
    ..Old tricks that lead to new goals will become our innovative vantage points...
  8. ncbi request reprint Ventricular restoration--a surgical approach to reverse ventricular remodeling
    Gerald D Buckberg
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, 90095, USA
    Heart Fail Rev 9:233-9; discussion 347-51. 2004
    ..The importance of a team approach by the RESTORE group may set the benchmark for collaborative world wide groups, and thereby depart from traditional focal approaches by individual disciplines...
  9. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary
    Gerald D Buckberg
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10833 Le Conte Ave, 62 258 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:1387-8. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Ventricular structure and surgical history
    Gerald Buckberg
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1741, USA
    Heart Fail Rev 9:255-68; discussion 347-51. 2004
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  11. ncbi request reprint MRI myocardial motion and fiber tracking: a confirmation of knowledge from different imaging modalities
    Gerald D Buckberg
    Option on Bioengineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:S165-77. 2006
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  12. ncbi request reprint Active myocyte shortening during the 'isovolumetric relaxation' phase of diastole is responsible for ventricular suction; 'systolic ventricular filling'
    Gerald D Buckberg
    Option on Bioengineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:S98-106. 2006
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  13. ncbi request reprint Restoring an elliptical chamber during rebuilding a wrap around anterior infarction
    Gerald Buckberg
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 62 258 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1741, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 28:772-4. 2005
    ..This method of ventricular rebuilding differs from methods that follow the inferior wall scar, which result in a restoration procedure that leaves a spherical or box-like apical region...
  14. ncbi request reprint Structure/function interface with sequential shortening of basal and apical components of the myocardial band
    Gerald D Buckberg
    Option of Bioengineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:S75-97. 2006
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  15. ncbi request reprint Cardiac motion and fiber shortening: the whole and its parts
    Gerald D Buckberg
    Option on Bioengineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:S145-9. 2006
    ..The reality of twisting and downward motion of the heart observed during ejection only happens following transmural activation, a motion that exists far beyond the QRS electrical signal on the ECG...
  16. ncbi request reprint The ventricular septum: the lion of right ventricular function, and its impact on right ventricular restoration
    Gerald D Buckberg
    Option on Bioengineering, California Institute of Technology, 1200 E California Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:S272-8. 2006
    ..Implications were made for right ventricular function...
  17. ncbi request reprint Architecture must document functional evidence to explain the living rhythm
    Gerald D Buckberg
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Box 951741, 62 258 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1741, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 27:202-9. 2005
    ..While presumption is an important first step, proof of the marriage of structure and function happens only with measurement, a critical step before surgical action...
  18. ncbi request reprint Myocardial protection: entering the new millennium
    Gerald D Buckberg
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of California, Los Angeles, School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Card Surg 17:447-50. 2002
    ..This manuscript deals both with evolution of current methods and recognition of newer methods of protection, so that the dual relationship between protection and procedures will not separate...
  19. doi request reprint Ventricular torsion and untwisting: further insights into mechanics and timing interdependence: a viewpoint
    Gerald Buckberg
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Echocardiography 28:782-804. 2011
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  20. doi request reprint Cardiac mechanics revisited: the relationship of cardiac architecture to ventricular function
    Gerald Buckberg
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Circulation 118:2571-87. 2008
    ..This new knowledge may open new doors to treating heart failure due to diastolic dysfunction...
  21. ncbi request reprint Form versus disease: optimizing geometry during ventricular restoration
    Gerald D Buckberg
    Option on Bioengineering, California Institute of Technology, 1200 E California Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:S238-44. 2006
    ..This may be the unifying geometric concept of heart failure, with similar alteration of spatial configuration in non-ischemic diffuse myocyte disease, ischemic cardiomyopathy with and without scar, and in valvular heart disease...
  22. ncbi request reprint Septal myocardial protection during cardiac surgery for prevention of right ventricular dysfunction
    Gerald Buckberg
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 8:108-16. 2008
    ..Dysfunction of a normally functioning septum following surgical cardiac procedures calls for reevaluation of myocardial protection methods...
  23. ncbi request reprint Ventricular structures must be understood during surgical restoration for heart failure
    G D Buckberg
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 62 258 Center for the Health Sciences, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1701, USA
    Scand J Surg 96:164-76. 2007
  24. doi request reprint Structure and function relationships of the helical ventricular myocardial band
    Gerald Buckberg
    Option on Bioengineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, Calif, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:578-89, 589.e1-11. 2008
    ..Newer imaging methods are surveyed to characterize directional (narrowing, shortening, lengthening, and widening) and twisting motions...
  25. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular form and function: scientific priorities and strategic planning for development of new views of disease
    Gerald D Buckberg
    University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Circulation 110:e333-6. 2004
  26. ncbi request reprint Septal structure and function relationships parallel the left ventricular free wall ascending and descending segments of the helical heart
    Nikola Hristov
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, 10833 Le Conte Avenue, 62 258 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1701, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:S115-25. 2006
    ..Determine if ventricular septum structure and function relationships parallel the left ventricular free wall descending and ascending segments of the helical heart...
  27. ncbi request reprint Structure function interface with sequential shortening of basal and apical components of the myocardial band
    Manuel Castella
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of California, Los Angeles, David Geffen School of Medicine, 62 258 Center for the Health Sciences, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1701, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 27:980-7. 2005
    ..To mechanically test the intact cardiac structure to determine the sequence of contraction within the myocardial mass to try to explain ejection and suction...
  28. ncbi request reprint Diastolic dysfunction in stunned myocardium: a state of abnormal excitation-contraction coupling that is limited by Na+-H+ exchange inhibition
    Manuel Castella
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10833 Le Conte Avenue, 62 258 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1701, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:S107-14. 2006
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  29. ncbi request reprint Sequential deformation and physiological considerations in unipolar right or left ventricular pacing
    Oliver J Liakopoulos
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, 10833 Le Conte Avenue, 62 258 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1741, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:S188-97. 2006
    ..To determine the effects of ventricular pacing on the normal contraction sequence of the helical ventricular myocardial band, and its' impact on left ventricular function...
  30. ncbi request reprint The septal motor of biventricular function
    Saleh Saleh
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:S126-38. 2006
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  31. ncbi request reprint The effect of ventricular sequential contraction on helical heart during pacing: high septal pacing versus biventricular pacing
    Hideyuki Tomioka
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, 10833 Le Conte Avenue, 62 258 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1741, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:S198-206. 2006
    ..To investigate the effect of biventricular and high septal pacing on the normal contraction sequence of the helical ventricular myocardial band, and its impact on left ventricular function...
  32. ncbi request reprint A new role for cardioplegic buffering: should acidosis or calcium accumulation be counteracted to salvage jeopardized hearts?
    Manuel Castella
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of California, Los Angeles, School of Medicine, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:1442-8. 2003
    ..Cardioplegic pH was changed to 7.7 (buffered) or 7.2 (nonbuffered), and this was tested alone and after pretreatment with Na(+)-H(+) exchange blockade (cariporide) to define their protective effects...
  33. ncbi request reprint Myocardial protection in the failing heart: I. Effect of cardioplegia and the beating state under simulated left ventricular restoration
    Monica Kostelec
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, Calif, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:875-83. 2006
    ..Heart failure was induced by cardiac pacing to evaluate myocardial flow distribution of the open ventricle during delivery of either cardioplegia or in the beating state during simulated left ventricular restoration...
  34. ncbi request reprint Surgery for the failing heart after myocardial infarction
    Constantine L Athanasuleas
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 8:93-100. 2008
    ..Neurohumoral mediators that stimulate continued ventricular enlargement are largely reduced. Finally, there is marked and sustained symptomatic improvement of congestive heart failure post-infarction patients after SVR...
  35. ncbi request reprint Blood cardioplegic protection in profoundly damaged hearts: role of Na+-H+ exchange inhibition during pretreatment or during controlled reperfusion supplementation
    Manuel Castella
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of California, Los Angeles, School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 75:1238-45. 2003
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  36. ncbi request reprint Reduction of systolic and diastolic dysfunction by retrograde coronary sinus perfusion during off-pump coronary surgery
    Manuel Castella
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine, 90095, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 127:1018-25. 2004
    ..We evaluated the protective effects of retrograde coronary sinus perfusion to offset potential systolic and diastolic dysfunction (myocardial stunning) after temporary regional ischemia needed for off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting...
  37. ncbi request reprint Neurologic preservation by Na+-H+ exchange inhibition prior to 90 minutes of hypothermic circulatory arrest
    Manuel Castella
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of California, Los Angeles, David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:646-54; discussion 646-54. 2005
    ..The effects of pretreatment with cariporide (HOE 642 Aventis Pharma, Strasbourg-Cedex, France), a Na+-H+ exchanger (NHE) blocker, were studied in a cerebral ischemia-reperfusion model of hypothermic arrest...
  38. ncbi request reprint An experimental and clinical evaluation of a novel central venous catheter with integrated oximetry for pediatric patients undergoing cardiac surgery
    Oliver J Liakopoulos
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Anesth Analg 105:1598-604, table of contents. 2007
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  39. ncbi request reprint Myocardial protection in the failing heart: II. Effect of pulsatile cardioplegic perfusion under simulated left ventricular restoration
    Ghassan S Kassab
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of California, Irvine, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:884-90. 2006
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  40. ncbi request reprint Effects of leukocyte-depleted reoxygenation on endothelial and ventricular function: with observation of a short time period
    Yoshimasa Sakamoto
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 8:343-9. 2002
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  41. ncbi request reprint Myocyte and endothelial effects of preconditioning the jeopardized heart by inhibiting Na/H exchange
    Manuel Castella
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, and the Department of Physiology, University of California, Los Angeles, School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1701, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 124:1113-21. 2002
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  42. doi request reprint Resuscitation after prolonged cardiac arrest: role of cardiopulmonary bypass and systemic hyperkalemia
    Oliver J Liakopoulos
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:1972-9. 2010
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  43. doi request reprint A new look at diastole
    Julien I E Hoffman
    University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94920 1525, USA
    Heart Fail Clin 4:347-60. 2008
    ..It is possible that diastolic dysfunction is due to defective incoordination of muscle contraction between the ascending and descending segments of this band rather than to defective passive restoring forces...
  44. ncbi request reprint Rethinking the cardiac helix--a structure/function journey: overview
    Gerald D Buckberg
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:S2-3. 2006
  45. doi request reprint Surgical restoration of the postinfarction dilated ventricle
    Constantine L Athanasuleas
    University of Alabama Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Heart Fail Clin 4:361-70. 2008
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  46. ncbi request reprint Surgical ventricular restoration in the treatment of congestive heart failure due to post-infarction ventricular dilation
    Constantine L Athanasuleas
    Norwood Clinic and Kemp Carraway Heart Institute, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:1439-45. 2004
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  47. ncbi request reprint Surgical anterior ventricular restoration in patients with aortic regurgitation
    Pasala S Ravichandran
    Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97225, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:1100-2. 2004
    ..The modified technique was used in 2 patients with aortic incompetence who required the restoration operation...
  48. ncbi request reprint Early and late results of left ventricular reconstruction in thin-walled chambers: is this our patient population?
    Gerald D Buckberg
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 128:21-6. 2004
  49. ncbi request reprint Deep hypothermic circulatory arrest and global reperfusion injury: avoidance by making a pump prime reperfusate--a new concept
    Bradley S Allen
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of California at Los Angeles Medical Center, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 125:625-32. 2003
    ..We sought to determine whether damage after deep hypothermic circulatory arrest can be diminished by changing pump prime components when reinstituting cardiopulmonary bypass...
  50. ncbi request reprint Imaging, models, and reality: a basis for anatomic-physiologic planning
    Gerald D Buckberg
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 129:243-5. 2005
  51. ncbi request reprint Congestive heart failure: treat the disease, not the symptom: return to normalcy/Part II--the experimental approach
    Gerald D Buckberg
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:844-9. 2007
  52. ncbi request reprint Use of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in surgical ventricular restoration
    Steven G Lloyd
    Section of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Disease, University of Alabama at Birmingham, D 101, Cardiovascular MRI, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294 0012, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:S216-24. 2006
    ..The role of MRI in improving diagnosis, operative planning, and follow-up is reviewed to analyze how one examination may define a spectrum of important considerations...
  53. ncbi request reprint 'The electrical spiral of the heart': its role in the helical continuum. The hypothesis of the anisotropic conducting matrix
    H Cecil Coghlan
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, THT 321 N, University Station, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:S178-87. 2006
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  54. ncbi request reprint Septal anterior ventricular exclusion operation (Pacopexy) for ischemic dilated cardiomyopathy: treat form not disease
    Tadashi Isomura
    Hayama Heart Center, 1898 Shimoyamaguchi, Hayama, Kanagawa 240 0116, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:S245-50. 2006
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  55. ncbi request reprint 2007 American Association for Thoracic Surgery Scientific Achievement Award Recipient: Gerald D. Buckberg, MD, DSc
    Friedhelm Beyersdorf
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Albert Ludwigs University Freiburg, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:1105-8. 2007
  56. ncbi request reprint Surgical ventricular restoration: the RESTORE Group experience
    Constantine L Athanasuleas
    The Norwood Clinic, Birmingham, AL 35242, USA
    Heart Fail Rev 9:287-97. 2004
    ..Preoperatively, 67% of patients were class III or IV, and postoperatively 85% were class I or II.SVR improves ventricular function and is highly effective therapy in the treatment of ischemic cardiomyopathy with excellent 5-year outcome...
  57. ncbi request reprint Heart failure following anterior myocardial infarction: an indication for ventricular restoration, a surgical method to reverse post-infarction remodeling
    Alfred W H Stanley
    Kemp Carraway Heart Institute and Center for Heart Failure Management, Carraway Methodist Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Heart Fail Rev 9:241-54. 2004
    ..Combined medical and surgical therapy is recommended in this patient population...
  58. ncbi request reprint New technology and old responsibilities
    Gerald D Buckberg
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 27:472-4. 2005
  59. ncbi request reprint A hemodilution cardioplegia and a proposed delivery system. 1980
    Charles W Dyson
    J Extra Corpor Technol 40:142-4. 2008
  60. ncbi request reprint Stonehenge and the heart: similar construction
    Gerald D Buckberg
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:S286-90. 2006
  61. ncbi request reprint Tenth RESTORE Group Meeting: overview
    Gerald D Buckberg
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:S213-5. 2006
  62. doi request reprint Sodium-hydrogen exchange inhibition by cariporide to reduce the risk of ischemic cardiac events in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting: results of the EXPEDITION study
    Robert M Mentzer
    Wayne State University School of Medicine, 540 East Canfield, 1241 Scott Hall, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:1261-70. 2008
    ..The premise was that inhibition of NHE-1 limits intracellcular Na accumulation and thereby limits Na/Ca-exchanger-mediated calcium overload to reduce infarct size...
  63. ncbi request reprint Questions and answers about the STICH trial: a different perspective
    Gerald D Buckberg
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 130:245-9. 2005
  64. ncbi request reprint Conditioned blood reperfusion markedly enhances neurologic recovery after prolonged cerebral ischemia
    Bradley S Allen
    University of Texas Memorial Hermann Children s Hospital, Houston 77030, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:1851-8. 2003
    ..To determine whether controlled reperfusion using conditioned leukodepleted blood can substantially limit cerebral reperfusion injury following prolonged ischemia...
  65. doi request reprint It is not just a squeezebox!
    Jagat Narula
    Heart Fail Clin 4:xxi-xxii. 2008
  66. ncbi request reprint Sudden cardiac death: directing the scope of resuscitation towards the heart and brain
    Constantine L Athanasuleas
    Department of Surgery, Norwood Clinic and Kemp Carraway Heart Institute, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Resuscitation 70:44-51. 2006
    ..Failure of such an integrated therapy may cause permanent brain damage despite cardiac resuscitation...
  67. ncbi request reprint Sudden cardiac death after heart failure; symptomatic versus disease treatment? An editorial comment
    Gerald D Buckberg
    Heart Fail Rev 9:347-51. 2004

Research Grants1

  1. Controlled Reperfusion for Whole Body Ischemic Injury
    Gerald Buckberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..If this novel method of management is correct, the scheme of diagnosis and management of this almost always fatal cardiac arrest complex will change markedly. ..