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Fam, Jiang Ming; Felix, Cordula; Ishibashi, Yuki; Onuma, Yoshinobu; Diletti, Roberto; Van Mieghem, Nicolas M; Regar, Evelyn; De Jaegere, Peter; Zijlstra, Felix; van Geuns, Robert Jan M (2017). Impact of Calcium on procedural and clinical Outcomes in Lesions treated with bioresorbable vascular Scaffolds - A prospective BRS Registry Study. International Journal of Cardiology, 249:119-126.

D'Onofrio, Augusto; Antonello, Michele; Lachat, Mario; Planer, David; Manfrin, Andrea; Bagno, Andrea; Pakeliani, David; Grego, Franco; Gerosa, Gino (2017). Endovascular Treatment of Aortic Arch Aneurysm with a single-branched double-stage Stent Graft. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 154(5):e75-e77.

Özkartal, Tardu; Breitenstein, Alexander; Saguner, Ardan M; Inderbitzin, Devdas T; Wilhelm, Markus; Benussi, Stefano; Maisano, Francesco; Lüscher, Thomas F; Ruschitzka, Frank; Steffel, Jan (2017). The subcutaneous implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator in daily Clinical Practice. Swiss Medical Weekly, 147:w14518.

Caliskan, Etem; Fischer, Florian; Schoenrath, Felix; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Maisano, Francesco; Falk, Volkmar; Starck, Christoph T; Holubec, Tomas (2017). Epicardial left ventricular leads via minimally invasive technique: a role of steroid eluting leads. Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 12(1):95.

Stähli, Barbara E; Städler, Thomas; Holy, Erik W; Nguyen-Kim, Thi Dan Linh; Hoffelner, Lisa; Erhart, Ladina; Obeid, Slayman; Niemann, Markus; Jenni, Rolf; Hamada, Sandra; Manka, Robert; Lüscher, Thomas F; Maisano, Francesco; Nietlispach, Fabian; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Tanner, Felix C (2017). Impact of stroke volume assessment by integrating multi-detector computed tomography and Doppler data on the classification of aortic stenosis. International Journal of Cardiology, 246:80-86.

Pedrazzini, Giovanni B; Ferrari, Enrico; Zellweger, Michael; Genoni, Michele (2017). Heart Team: Joint Position of the Swiss Society of Cardiology and the Swiss Society of Cardiac Surgery. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, 65(7):519-523.

Jovanovic, Milan; Radojkovic, Milan; Djordjevic, Predrag; Rancic, Dejan; Jovanovic, Nemanja; Rancic, Zoran (2017). Recycling and Reinforcing Intimomedial Flap of the infrarenal Aorta using Anterior Longitudinal Ligament in Patients with acute Trauma with Bowel Injuries. Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 51(7):501-505.

Pozzoli, Alberto; Maisano, Francesco; Taramasso, Maurizio (2017). The growing clinical Importance of functional Tricuspid Valve Regurgitation. Minerva Cardioangiologica, 65(5):467-468.

Mestres, Carlos A; Weber, Alberto (2017). How do we follow up our Patients? Reporting Outcomes without complete Follow-up Data renders us on the weak Side. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery:Epub ahead of print.

Rodriguez Cetina Biefer, Hector; Taramasso, Maurizio; Kuwata, Shingo; Nietlispach, Fabian; Zuber, Michel; Maisano, Francesco (2017). Optimizing Echo guidance during MitraClip using Fluoroscopy how to see better. Cardiovascular Intervention and Therapeutics:Epub ahead of print.

Maisano, Francesco; Ruschitzka, Frank (2017). Mitral Interventions in Heart Failure time to deliver on the promise. European Journal of Heart Failure:Epub ahead of print.

Rodriguez Cetina Biefer, Hector; Sündermann, Simon H; Alkadhi, Hatem; Genoni, Michele; Maisano, Francesco; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Plass, André (2017). Sternal anomalies in asymptomatic patients after median sternotomy and potential influencing factors. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon:Epub ahead of print.

Jahren, Silje Ekroll; Hurni, Samuel; Heinisch, Paul Philipp; Winkler, Bernhard; Obrist, Dominik; Carrel, Thierry; Weber, Alberto (2017). Transvalvular Pressure Gradients for different Methods of Mitral Valve Repair only Neochordoplasty achieves native Valve Gradients. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery:Epub ahead of print.

Pozzoli, Alberto; Maisano, Francesco; Kuwata, Shingo; Guidotti, Andrea; Plass, André; Zuber, Michel; Russo, Marco; Nietlispach, Fabian; Taramasso, Maurizio (2017). Fluoroscopic Anatomy of the Tricuspid Valve: Implications for Transcatheter procedures. International Journal of Cardiology, 244:119-120.

Russo, Marco; Andreas, Martin; Taramasso, Maurizio; Maisano, Francesco; Weber, Alberto (2017). Prosthetic Valve Endocarditis involving the MitraClip Device. Journal of Cardiac Surgery:Epub ahead of print.

Nietlispach, Fabian; Moarof, Igal; Taramasso, Maurizio; Maisano, Francesco; Meier, Bernhard (2017). Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion. EuroIntervention, 13(AA):AA78-AA84.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Maisano, Francesco (2017). Novel Technologies for percutaneous Treatment of Tricuspid Valve Regurgitation. European Heart Journal, 38(36):2707-2710.

Wang, Changtian; Regar, Evelyn; Lachat, Mario; von Segesser, Ludwig K; Maisano, Francesco; Ferrari, Enrico (2017). Endovascular treatment of non-dissected ascending Aorta disease: a systematic review. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery:Epub ahead of print.

Pecoraro, Felice; Gloekler, Steffen; Mader, Caecilia E; Roos, Malgorzata; Chaykovska, Lyubov; Veith, Frank J; Cayne, Neal S; Mangialardi, Nicola; Neff, Thomas; Lachat, Mario (2017). Mortality Rates and Risk Factors for emergent open Repair of abdominal Aortic Aneurysms in the endovascular Era. Updates in surgery:Epub ahead of print.

van Ditzhuijzen, Nienke S; Kurata, Mie; van den Heuvel, Mieke; Sorop, Oana; van Duin, Richard W B; Krabbendam-Peters, Ilona; Ligthart, Jurgen; Witberg, Karen; Murawska, Magdalena; Bouma, Brett; Villiger, Martin; Garcia-Garcia, Hector M; Serruys, Patrick W; Zijlstra, Felix; van Soest, Gijs; Duncker, Dirk-Jan; Regar, Evelyn; van Beusekom, Heleen M M (2017). Neoatherosclerosis Development following bioresorbable vascular Scaffold Implantation in diabetic and non-diabetic Swine. PLoS ONE, 12(9):e0183419.

Davidovic, Lazar; Sladojevic, Milos; Koncar, Igor; Markovic, Miroslav; Ulus, Tulga; Ilic, Nikola; Dragas, Marko; Cvetic, Vladimir; Rancic, Zoran (2017). Late Complication after Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair what is the Role of an Open Surgical Conversion. Annals of Vascular Surgery:Epub ahead of print.

McLuckie, Michelle; Schmidt, Christian A; Oosthuysen, Anel; Sanchez-Macedo, Nadia; Merker, Hannes; Bezuidenhout, Deon; Hoerstrup, Simon P; Lindenblatt, Nicole (2017). High heparin content surface-modified polyurethane discs promote rapid and stable angiogenesis in full thickness skin defects through VEGF immobilization. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research. Part A, 105(9):2543-2550.

Ghazy, Tamer; Mahlmann, Adrian; Fajfrova, Zuzana; Darwish, Ayham; Eraqi, Mohamed; Hegelmann, Helena; Hoffmann, Ralf-Thorsten; Ouda, Ahmed; Matschke, Klaus; Kappert, Utz; Weiss, Norbert (2017). Anastomotic Leak after surgical Repair of Type A Aortic Dissection Prevalence and Consequences in midterm Follow up. Vasa, 46(5):377-382.

Rylski, Bartosz; Muñoz, Camila; Beyersdorf, Friedhelm; Siepe, Matthias; Reser, Diana; Carrel, Thierry; Schoenhoff, Florian; Schlensak, Christian; Lescan, Mario; Eckstein, Hans-Henning; Reutersberg, Benedikt; Erbel, Raimund; Janosi, Rolf Alexander; Czerny, Martin (2017). How does descending Aorta Geometry change when it Dissects. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery:Epub ahead of print.

Maisano, Francesco; Taramasso, Maurizio; Nietlispach, Fabian; et al (2017). Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement for degenerated bioprosthetic Valves and failed Annuloplasty Rings. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 70(9):1121-1131.

Kuwata, Shingo; Vierecke, Juliane; Gloekler, Steffen; Maisano, Francesco; Meier, Bernhard; Nietlispach, Fabian (2017). Left atrial appendage closure for primary primary prevention during percutaneous closure of septal defects in patients with large Atria but no Atrial Fibrillation. Cardiology Journal:Epub ahead of print.

Auffret, Vincent; Webb, John G; Nietlispach, Fabian; et al (2017). Clinical Impact of Baseline Right Bundle Branch Block in Patients Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve replacement. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions, 10(15):1564-1574.

Sündermann, Simon H; Czesla, Markus; Kempfert, Jörg; Walther, Thomas; Nataf, Patrick; Raanani, Ehud; Jacobs, Stephan; Alfieri, Ottavio; Maisano, Francesco; Falk, Volkmar (2017). Results of Mitral Valve Repair with an adjustable Annuloplasty Ring 2 Years after Implantation. Heart and Vessels, 32(7):843-849.

Kuwata, Shingo; Taramasso, Maurizio; Maisano, Francesco; Weber, Alberto (2017). Infective Endocarditis after Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation with LOTUS Valve. European Heart Journal, 38(28):2230.

Caliskan, Etem; Sahin, Ayhan; Yilmaz, Murat; Seifert, Burkhardt; Hinzpeter, Ricarda; Alkadhi, Hatem; Cox, James L; Holubec, Tomas; Reser, Diana; Falk, Volkmar; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Genoni, Michele; Maisano, Francesco; Salzberg, Sacha P; Emmert, Maximilian Y (2017). Epicardial left atrial appendage AtriClip occlusion reduces the incidence of stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation undergoing cardiac surgery. Europace:Epub ahead of print.

van Ingen, Jakko; Kohl, Thomas A; Kranzer, Katharina; Hasse, Barbara; Keller, Peter M; et al (2017). Global outbreak of severe Mycobacterium chimaera disease after cardiac surgery: a molecular epidemiological study. Lancet Infectious Diseases, 17(10):1033-1041.

Ancona, Francesco; Stella, Stefano; Taramasso, Maurizio; Marini, Claudia; Latib, Azeem; Denti, Paolo; Grigioni, Francesco; Enriquez-Sarano, Maurice; Alfieri, Ottavio; Colombo, Antonio; Maisano, Francesco; Agricola, Eustachio (2017). Multimodality Imaging of the Tricuspid Valve with Implication for Percutaneous Repair Approaches. Heart, 103(14):1073-1081.

Russo, Marco; Kuwata, Shingo; Pozzoli, Alberto; Maisano, Francesco; Taramasso, Maurizio (2017). Understanding the Tricuspid Valve for Transcatheter Valve repair: comparative Anatomy of different Imaging Modalities. European Heart Journal. Cardiovascular Imaging, 18(7):823.

Chiarito, Mauro; Pagnesi, Matteo; Martino, Enrico Antonio; Pighi, Michele; Scotti, Andrea; Biondi-Zoccai, Giuseppe; Latib, Azeem; Landoni, Giovanni; Mario, Carlo Di; Margonato, Alberto; Maisano, Francesco; Feldman, Ted; Alfieri, Ottavio; Colombo, Antonio; Godino, Cosmo (2017). Outcome after percutaneous Edge-to-Edge Mitral Repair for functional and degenerative Mitral Regurgitation a systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Heart:Epub ahead of print.

Eberhard, Matthias; Mastalerz, Monika; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Tanner, Felix C; Maisano, Francesco; Nietlispach, Fabian; Seifert, Burkhardt; Alkadhi, Hatem; Nguyen-Kim, Thi Dan Linh (2017). Quantification of aortic valve calcification on contrast-enhanced CT of patients prior to transcatheter aortic valve implantation. EuroIntervention, 13(8):921-927.

Papageorgiou, Karolina; Schmithausen, Julia; Kahr, Peter Christian; Ruschitzka, Frank; Maisano, Francesco; Benussi, Stefano; Müggler, Simon Andreas (2017). CME-Antworten zu den Fragen zu «Die konstriktive Perikarditis – eine ungewöhnliche Form der schweren diastolischen Herzinsuffizienz» aus Praxis Nr 12. Praxis, 106(13):731.

Papageorgiou, Karolina; Schmithausen, Julia; Kahr, Peter; Ruschitzka, Frank; Maisano, Francesco; Benussi, Stefano; Müggler, Simon Andreas (2017). CME: Die konstriktive Perikarditis – eine ungewöhnliche Form der schweren diastolischen Herzinsuffizienz. Praxis, 106(12):617-628.

Molkentin, Jan-Philip; Nägele, Matthias P; Frank, Michelle; Sudano, Isabella; Enseleit, Frank; Wilhelm, Markus J; Lüscher, Thomas F; Maisano, Francesco; Ruschitzka, Frank; Flammer, Andreas J (2017). Prognostic value of mean pulmonary artery pressure in the stable phase after heart transplantation. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 52(4):775-780.

Rylski, Bartosz; Pérez, Marta; Beyersdorf, Friedhelm; Reser, Diana; Kari, Fabian A; Siepe, Matthias; Czerny, Martin (2017). Acute non-A non-B Aortic Dissection: Incidence, Treatment and Outcome. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery:Epub ahead of print.

Abdelghani, Mohammad; Spitzer, Ernest; Soliman, Osama I I; Beitzke, Dietrich; Laggner, Roberta; Cavalcante, Rafael; Tateishi, Hiroki; Campos, Carlos M; Verstraeten, Luc; Sotomi, Yohei; Tenekecioglu, Erhan; Onuma, Yoshinobu; Tijssen, Jan G; de Winter, Robbert J; Maisano, Francesco; Serruys, Patrick W (2017). A simplified and reproducible Method to Size the Mitral Annulus: Implications for Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement. European Heart Journal. Cardiovascular Imaging, 18(6):697-706.

Obeid, Slayman; Attinger-Toller, Adrian; Taramasso, Maurizio; Pedrazzini, Giovanni; Suetsch, Gabor; Landolt, Fabienne; Karbeyaz, Fatih; Rodriguez, Hector; Sürder, Daniel; Moccetti, Tiziano; Nietlispach, Fabian; Maisano, Francesco (2017). SYNTAX Score II in Patients with coronary Artery Disease undergoing percutaneous Mitral Repair with the MitraClip. International Journal of Cardiology, 236:375-380.

Conrotto, Federico; D'Ascenzo, Fabrizio; D'Amico, Maurizio; Moretti, Claudio; Pavani, Marco; Scacciatella, Paolo; Omedè, Pierluigi; Montefusco, Antonio; Biondi-Zoccai, Giuseppe; Gaita, Fiorenzo; Maisano, Francesco; Nietlispach, Fabian (2017). Outcomes of Patients with Low-Pressure Aortic Gradient undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation: A Meta-Analysis. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, 89(6):1100-1106.

Eberhard, Matthias; Mastalerz, Monika; Pavicevic, Jovana; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Nietlispach, Fabian; Maisano, Francesco; Tanner, Felix C; Nguyen-Kim, Thi Dan Linh (2017). Value of CT signs and measurements as a predictor of pulmonary hypertension and mortality in symptomatic severe aortic valve stenosis. International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging, 33(10):1637-1651.

Sawaya, Fadi J; Deutsch, Marcus-André; Seiffert, Moritz; Yoon, Sung-Han; Codner, Pablo; Wickramarachchi, Upul; Latib, Azeem; Petronio, A Sonia; Rodés-Cabau, Josep; Taramasso, Maurizio; Spaziano, Marco; Bosmans, Johan; Biasco, Luigi; Mylotte, Darren; Savontaus, Mikko; Gheeraert, Peter; Chan, Jason; Jørgensen, Troels H; Sievert, Horst; Mocetti, Marco; Lefèvre, Thierry; Maisano, Francesco; Mangieri, Antonio; Hildick-Smith, David; Kornowski, Ran; Makkar, Raj; Bleiziffer, Sabine; Søndergaard, Lars; De Backer, Ole (2017). Safety and efficacy of transcatheter aortic valve replacement in the treatment of pure aortic regurgitation in native valves and failing surgical bioprostheses: results from an international registry study. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions, 10(10):1048-1056.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Denegri, Andrea; Kuwata, Shingo; Rickli, Hans; Haager, Philipp K; Sütsch, Gabor; Rodriguez Cetina Biefer, Hector; Kottwitz, Jan; Nietlispach, Fabian; Maisano, Francesco (2017). Feasibility and safety of transfemoral sheathless portico aortic valve implantation preliminary results in a single center experience. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions:Epub ahead of print.

Nickenig, Georg; Kowalski, Marek; Hausleiter, Jörg; Braun, Daniel; Schofer, Joachim; Yzeiraj, Ermela; Rudolph, Volker; Friedrichs, Kai; Maisano, Francesco; Taramasso, Maurizio; Fam, Neil; Bianchi, Giovanni; Bedogni, Francesco; Denti, Paolo; Alfieri, Ottavio; Latib, Azeem; Colombo, Antonio; Hammerstingl, Christoph; Schueler, Robert (2017). Transcatheter Treatment of Severe Tricuspid Regurgitation with the Edge-to-Edge MitraClip Technique. Circulation, 135(19):1802-1814.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Alessandrini, Hannes; Kuwata, Shingo; Biasco, Luigi; Nietlispach, Fabian; Gaemperli, Oliver; Zuber, Michel; Linka, Andre; Pedrazzini, Giovanni; Kreidel, Felix; Frerker, Christian; Kuck, Karl-Heinz; Maisano, Francesco (2017). Multicenter experience with treatment of residual mitral regurgitation after mitraclip implantation using amplatzer closure device mid-term results. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions, 10(9):966-970.

Fankhauser, Christian Daniel; Hermanns, Thomas; Hasse, Barbara; Rancic, Zoran (2017). Excessive Wound Fluid Discharge during Retroperitoneal Negative Pressure Wound Therapy. Annals of Vascular Surgery, 43:314.e1-314.e3.

Ferrari, Enrico; Demertzis, Stefanos; Angelella, Jennifer; Berdajs, Denis; Tozzi, Piergiorgio; Moccetti, Tiziano; Maisano, Francesco; von Segesser, Ludwig K (2017). Apical closure device for full-percutaneous transapical valve implantation: stress-test in an animal model†. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 24(5):721-726.

Reser, Diana; Walser, Roman; van Hemelrijk, Mathias; Holubec, Tomas; Weber, Alberto; Plass, André; Maisano, Francesco (2017). Long-Term Outcomes after Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Surgery through Right Anterior Minithoracotomy. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, 65(3):191-197.

Calen, Christelle; Taramasso, Maurizio; Guidotti, Andrea; Kuwata, Shingo; Nietlispach, Fabian; Zuber, Michel; Maisano, Francesco (2017). Successful TriCinch-in-TriCinch Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve Repair. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions, 10(8):e75-e77.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Nietlispach, Fabian; Zuber, Michel; Maisano, Francesco (2017). Transcatheter Repair of persistent Tricuspid regurgitation after MitraClip with the TriCinch System: interventional Valve Treatment Toward the surgical Standard. European Heart Journal, 38(16):1259.

Kuwata, Shingo; Taramasso, Maurizio; Nietlispach, Fabian; Maisano, Francesco (2017). Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve Repair Toward a surgical Standard First-in-Man Report of direct Annuloplasty with a Cardioband Device to Treat severe Functional Tricuspid Regurgitation. European Heart Journal, 38(16):1261.

Winnik, Stephan; Elsener, Christian; Seifert, Burkhardt; Starck, Christoph; Straub, Agnes; Saguner, Ardan M; Breitenstein, Alexander; Krasniqi, Nazmi; Wilhelm, Markus J; Haegeli, Laurent; Duru, Firat; Benussi, Stefano; Maisano, Francesco; Lüscher, Thomas F; Holzmeister, Johannis; Huerlimann, David; Ruschitzka, Frank; Steffel, Jan (2017). "Real world" experience in Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy at a Swiss Tertiary Care Center. Swiss Medical Weekly, 147:w14425.

Ruiz, Carlos E; Hahn, Rebecca T; Berrebi, Alain; Borer, Jeffrey S; Cutlip, Donald E; Fontana, Greg; Gerosa, Gino; Ibrahim, Reda; Jelnin, Vladimir; Jilaihawi, Hasan; Jolicoeur, E Marc; Kliger, Chad; Kronzon, Itzhak; Leipsic, Jonathon; Maisano, Francesco; Millan, Xavier; Nataf, Patrick; O'Gara, Patrick T; Pibarot, Philippe; Ramee, Stephen R; Rihal, Charanjit S; Rodes-Cabau, Josep; Sorajja, Paul; Suri, Rakesh; Swain, Julie A; Turi, Zoltan G; Tuzcu, E Murat; Weissman, Neil J; Zamorano, Jose L; Serruys, Patrick W; et al (2017). Clinical trial principles and endpoint definitions for paravalvular leaks in surgical prosthesis an expert statement. European Heart Journal:Epub ahead of print.

Reiner, Martin F; Breitenstein, Alexander; Holy, Erik W; Glanzmann, Martina; Amstalden, Heidi; Stämpfli, Simon F; Bonetti, Nicole R; Falk, Volkmar; Keller, Stephan; Savarese, Gianluigi; Benussi, Stefano; Maisano, Francesco; Lüscher, Thomas F; Beer, Jürg H; Steffel, Jan; Camici, Giovanni G (2017). Ticagrelor but not clopidogrel active Metabolite displays antithrombotic Properties in the left Atrial Endocardium. European Heart Journal, 38(12):916-919.

Brüstle, Karina; Calen, Christelle; Kuwata, Shingo; Nietlispach, Fabian; Zuber, Michel; Maisano, Francesco; Taramasso, Maurizio (2017). How to Treat Tricuspid Valve Disease What's New on the Horizon. Current Treatment Options in Cardiovascular Medicine:19: 18.

Pecoraro, Felice; Lachat, Mario; Hofmann, Michael; Cayne, Neal S; Chaykovska, Lyubov; Rancic, Zoran; Puippe, Gilbert; Pfammatter, Thomas; Mangialardi, Nicola; Veith, Frank J; Bettex, Dominique; Maisano, Francesco; Neff, Thomas A (2017). Mid-term results of zone 0 thoracic endovascular aneurysm repair after ascending aorta wrapping and supra-aortic debranching in high-risk patients. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 24(6):882-889.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Pozzoli, Alberto; Guidotti, Andrea; Nietlispach, Fabian; Inderbitzin, Devdas T; Benussi, Stefano; Alfieri, Ottavio; Maisano, Francesco (2017). Percutaneous Tricuspid Valve Therapies: the new Frontier. European Heart Journal, 38(9):639-647.

Hopf, Raoul; Sündermann, Simon H; Born, Silvia; Ruiz, Carlos E; Van Mieghem, Nicolas M; de Jaegere, Peter P; Maisano, Francesco; Falk, Volkmar; Mazza, Edoardo (2017). Postoperative Analysis of the mechanical Interaction between Stent and Host Tissue in Patients after Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation. Journal of Biomechanics, 53:15-21.

Pighi, Michele; Estevez-Loureiro, Rodrigo; Maisano, Francesco; Ussia, Gian P; Dall'Ara, Gianni; Franzen, Olaf; Laroche, Cécile; Settergren, Magnus; Winter, Reidar; Nickenig, Georg; Gilard, Martine; Di Mario, Carlo (2017). Immediate and 12-Month Outcomes of Ischemic Versus Nonischemic Functional Mitral Regurgitation in Patients Treated with MitraClip (from the 2011 to 2012 Pilot Sentinel Registry of Percutaneous Edge-to-Edge Mitral Valve Repair of the European Society of Cardiology). American Journal of Cardiology, 119(4):630-637.

Koganti, S; Karanasos, A; Tu, S; Rakhit, R D; Regar, E (2017). Visualization of extensive intraplaque neovascularization by optical coherence tomography. Hellenic Journal of Cardiology, 58(1):87-88.

Dzemali, Omer; Ganter, Michael T; Zientara, Alicja; Graves, Kirk; Behr, Renate; Genoni, Michele; Hofer, Christoph K (2017). Evaluation of a New Sonoclot Device for Heparin Management in Cardiac Surgery. Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis, 23(1):20-26.

Wolff, Georg; Dimitroulis, Dimitrios; Andreotti, Felicita; Kołodziejczak, Michalina; Jung, Christian; Scicchitano, Pietro; Devito, Fiorella; Zito, Annapaola; Occhipinti, Michele; Castiglioni, Battistina; Calveri, Giuseppe; Maisano, Francesco; Ciccone, Marco M; De Servi, Stefano; Navarese, Eliano P (2017). Survival Benefits of Invasive Versus Conservative Strategies in Heart Failure in Patients with reduced Ejection Fraction and Coronary Artery Disease A Meta-Analysis. Circulation. Heart Failure, 10:e003255.

Hinzpeter, Ricarda; Eberhard, Matthias; Burghard, Philipp; Tanner, Felix C; Taramasso, Maurizio; Manka, Robert; Feuchtner, Gudrun; Maisano, Francesco; Alkadhi, Hatem (2017). CT in patients with tricuspid regurgitation prior to transcatheter valve repair: dynamic analysis of the annulus with an individually tailored contrast media protocol. EuroIntervention, 12(15):e1828-e1836.

Pecoraro, Felice; Krishnaswamy, Mayur; Steuer, Johnny; Puippe, Gilbert; Mangialardi, Nicola; Pfammatter, Thomas; Rancic, Zoran; Veith, Frank J; Cayne, Neal S; Lachat, Mario (2017). Predilation technique with balloon angioplasty to facilitate percutaneous groin access of large size sheath through scar tissue. Vascular, 25(4):396-401.

Feuchtner, Gudrun; Plank, Fabian; Mueller, Silvana; Schachner, Thomas; Bonaros, Nikolaos; Burghard, Philipp; Wolf, Florian; Alhassan, Donya-El; Blanke, Philip; Leipsic, Jonathon; Alkadhi, Hatem; Plass, André; Felmly, Lloyd M; Spandorfer, Adam J; De Cecco, Carlo N; Schoepf, U Joseph (2017). Cardiac CTA for evaluation of prosthetic valve dysfunction. JACC. Cardiovascular Imaging, 10(1):91-93.

Christmann, Martin; Hoop, Ricarda; Dave, Hitendu; Quandt, Daniel; Knirsch, Walter; Kretschmar, Oliver (2017). Closure of coronary artery fistula in childhood: treatment techniques and long-term follow-up. Clinical Research in Cardiology, 106(3):211-218.

Bogdanovic, Aleksandar; Radojkovic, Milan; Tomasevic, Ruzica Jankovic; Pesic, Ivan; Petkovic, Tatjana Radjenovic; Kovacevic, Predrag; Rancic, Zoran (2017). Presentation of pericardial hydatid cyst as acute cardiac tamponade. Asian Journal of Surgery, 40(2):175-177.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Guidotti, Andrea; Cesarovic, Nikola; Denti, Paolo; Addis, Alessandro; Candreva, Alessandro; Nietlispach, Fabian; Fleischmann, Thea; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Maisano, Francesco (2016). Transcatheter direct mitral annuloplasty with Cardioband: feasibility and efficacy trial in an acute preclinical model. EuroIntervention, 12(11):e1428-e1434.

Possner, Mathias; Vontobel, Jan; Nguyen-Kim, Thi Dan Linh; Zindel, Christoph; Holy, Erik W; Stämpfli, Simon F; Zuber, Michel; Kaufmann, Philipp A; Nietlispach, Fabian; Maisano, Francesco; Niemann, Markus; Tanner, Felix C (2016). Prognostic value of aortic regurgitation after TAVI in patients with chronic kidney disease. International Journal of Cardiology, 221:180-187.

Książek, Agnieszka A; Mitchell, Katharyn J; Cesarovic, Nikola; Schwarzwald, Colin; Hoerstrup, Simon P; Weber, Benedikt (2016). PGA (polyglycolic acid)-P4HB (poly-4-hydroxybutyrate)-based bioengineered valves in the rat aortic circulation. Journal of Heart Valve Disease, 25(3):380-388.

Panoulas, Vasileios F; Montorfano, Matteo; Latib, Azeem; Giustino, Gennaro; Spagnolo, Pietro; Taramasso, Maurizio; Chieffo, Alaide; Civilini, Efrem; Chiesa, Roberto; Colombo, Antonio (2016). Transarterial endoleak closure after endovascular thoracoabdominal aneurysm repair: when the "sandwich" goes wrong. Journal of Endovascular Therapy, 23(1):220-224.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Nietlispach, Fabian; Schmid, Markus; Maisano, Francesco (2016). Corevalve Evolut R implantation to treat severe left ventricle outflow tract obstruction following mitral valve-in-ring: first-in-man report. European Heart Journal, 37(3):317.

Steuer, Johnny; Lachat, Mario; Veith, Frank J; Wanhainen, Anders (2016). Endovascular grafts for abdominal aortic aneurysm. European Heart Journal, 37(2):145-151.

Pozzoli, Alberto; Mazzone, Patrizio; Benussi, Stefano; Alfieri, Ottavio (2016). Incomplete surgical exclusion of the left atrial appendage. European Heart Journal, 37(2):188.

De Bonis, Michele; Al-Attar, Nawwar; Antunes, Manuel; Borger, Michael; Casselman, Filip; Falk, Volkmar; Folliguet, Thierry; Iung, Bernard; Lancellotti, Patrizio; Lentini, Salvatore; Maisano, Francesco; Messika-Zeitoun, David; Muneretto, Claudio; Pibarot, Phillipe; Pierard, Luc; Punjabi, Prakash; Rosenhek, Raphael; Suwalski, Piotr; Vahanian, Alec; Wendler, Olaf; Prendergast, Bernard (2016). Surgical and interventional management of mitral valve regurgitation: a position statement from the european society of cardiology working groups on cardiovascular surgery and valvular heart disease. European Heart Journal, 37(2):133-139.

Holubec, Tomas; Flammer, Andreas J; Bettex, Dominique; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Maisano, Francesco; Wilhelm, Markus J (2016). Successful transplantation of a donor heart with multiple traumatic defects. European Heart Journal, 37(1):120.

Trumello, Cinzia; Pozzoli, Alberto; Mazzone, Patrizio; Nascimbene, Simona; Bignami, Elena; Cireddu, Manuela; Della Bella, Paolo; Alfieri, Ottavio; Benussi, Stefano (2016). Electrophysiological findings and long-term outcomes of percutaneous ablation of atrial arrhythmias after surgical ablation for atrial fibrillation. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 49(1):273-280.

De Bonis, Michele; Taramasso, Maurizio; Lapenna, Elisabetta; Denti, Paolo; La Canna, Giovanni; Buzzatti, Nicola; Pappalardo, Federico; Di Giannuario, Giovanna; Cioni, Micaela; Giacomini, Andrea; Alfieri, Ottavio (2016). MitraClip therapy and surgical edge-to-edge repair in patients with severe left ventricular dysfunction and secondary mitral regurgitation: mid-term results of a single-centre experience. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 49(1):255-262.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Maisano, Francesco; De Bonis, Michele; Pozzoli, Alberto; Schiavi, Davide; Benussi, Stefano; Grimaldi, Antonio; La Canna, Giovanni; Alfieri, Ottavio (2016). Prognostic impact and late evolution of untreated moderate (2/4+) functional tricuspid regurgitation in patients undergoing aortic valve replacement. Journal of Cardiac Surgery, 31(1):9-14.

Karar, Mohamed Esmail; Merk, Denis R; Falk, Volkmar; Burgert, Oliver (2016). A simple and accurate method for computer-aided transapical aortic valve replacement. Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics, 50:31-41.

Fankhauser, Christian D; Nietlispach, Fabian; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Maisano, Francesco (2016). Antegrade valve embolization after transcatheter treatment for pure aortic regurgitation. European Heart Journal, 37(10):856.

Banzic, Igor; Lachat, Mario; Rancic, Zoran (2016). Aortic rupture following an EVAR secondary to graft erosion. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, 87(4):783-786.

Maisano, Francesco; Taramasso, Maurizio; Nickenig, Georg; Hammerstingl, Christoph; Vahanian, Alec; Messika-Zeitoun, David; Baldus, Stephan; Huntgeburth, Michael; Alfieri, Ottavio; Colombo, Antonio; La Canna, Giovanni; Agricola, Eustachio; Zuber, Michel; Tanner, Felix C; Topilsky, Yan; Kreidel, Felix; Kuck, Karl-Heinz (2016). Cardioband, a transcatheter surgical-like direct mitral valve annuloplasty system: early results of the feasibility trial. European Heart Journal, 37(10):817-825.

Starck, Christoph T; Steffel, Jan; Caliskan, Etem; Holubec, Tomas; Schoenrath, Felix; Maisano, Francesco; Falk, Volkmar (2016). Clinical performance of a new bidirectional rotational mechanical lead extraction sheath. Europace, 18(2):253-256.

Higashigaito, Kai; Husarik, Daniela B; Barthelmes, Jens; Plass, André R; Manka, Robert; Maisano, Francesco; Alkadhi, Hatem (2016). Computed tomography angiography of coronary artery bypass grafts: low contrast media volume protocols adapted to tube voltage. Investigative Radiology, 51(4):241-248.

Naganuma, Toru; Latib, Azeem; Costopoulos, Charis; Oreglia, Jacopo; Testa, Luca; De Marco, Federico; Candreva, Alessandro; Chieffo, Alaide; Naim, Charbel; Montorfano, Matteo; Bedogni, Francesco; Colombo, Antonio (2016). Drug-eluting balloon versus second-generation drug-eluting stent for the treatment of restenotic lesions involving coronary bifurcations. EuroIntervention, 11(9):989-995.

Weber, Benedikt; Kehl, Debora; Bleul, Ulrich; Behr, Luc; Sammut, Sébastien; Frese, Laura; Ksiazek, Agnieszka; Achermann, Josef; Stranzinger, Gerald; Robert, Jérôme; Sanders, Bart; Sidler, Michele; Brokopp, Chad E; Proulx, Steven T; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Schoenauer, Roman; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Falk, Volkmar; Hoerstrup, Simon P (2016). In vitro fabrication of autologous living tissue-engineered vascular grafts based on prenatally harvested ovine amniotic fluid-derived stem cells. Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, 10(1):52-70.

Tolboom, Herman; Olejníčková, Veronika; Reser, Diana; Rosser, Barbara; Wilhelm, Markus J; Gassmann, Max; Bogdanova, Anna; Falk, Volkmar (2016). Moderate hypothermia during ex vivo machine perfusion promotes recovery of hearts donated after cardiocirculatory death†. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 49(1):25-31.

Gordic, Sonja; Desbiolles, Lotus; Sedlmair, Martin; Manka, Robert; Plass, André; Schmidt, Bernhard; Husarik, Daniela B; Maisano, Francesco; Wildermuth, Simon; Alkadhi, Hatem; Leschka, Sebastian (2016). Optimizing radiation dose by using advanced modelled iterative reconstruction in high-pitch coronary CT angiography. European Radiology, 26(2):459-468.

Ciuca, Cristina; Tarantini, Giuseppe; Latib, Azeem; Gasparetto, Valeria; Savini, Carlo; Di Eusanio, Marco; Napodano, Massimo; Maisano, Francesco; Gerosa, Gino; Sticchi, Alessandro; Marzocchi, Antonio; Alfieri, Ottavio; Colombo, Antonio; Saia, Francesco (2016). Trans-subclavian versus transapical access for transcatheter aortic valve implantation: A multicenter study. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, 87(2):332-338.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Nietlispach, Fabian; Dvir, Danny; Anabitarte, Pablo; Moarof, Igal; Webb, John G; Maisano, Francesco (2016). Transfemoral tricuspid valve-in-valve implantation: snare it to make it simpler! EuroIntervention, 12(3):402.

Schofer, Joachim; Nietlispach, Fabian; Bijuklic, Klaudija; Colombo, Antonio; Gatto, Fernando; De Marco, Federico; Mangieri, Antonio; Hansen, Lorenz; Bruschi, Giuseppe; Ruparelia, Neil; Rieß, Friedrich-Christian; Maisano, Franscesco; Latib, Azeem (2015). Transfemoral implantation of a fully repositionable and retrievable transcatheter valve for noncalcified pure aortic regurgitation. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions, 8(14):1842-1849.

Alavi, Afsaneh; Sibbald, R Gary; Nabavizadeh, Reza; Valaei, Farnaz; Coutts, Pat; Mayer, Dieter (2015). Audible handheld Doppler ultrasound determines reliable and inexpensive exclusion of significant peripheral arterial disease. Vascular, 23(6):622-629.

Giustino, Gennaro; Latib, Azeem; Panoulas, Vasileios F; Montorfano, Matteo; Chieffo, Alaide; Taramasso, Maurizio; Sato, Katsumasa; Agricola, Eustachio; Alfieri, Ottavio; Colombo, Antonio (2015). Early outcomes with direct flow medical versus first-generation transcatheter aortic valve devices: a single-center propensity-matched analysis. Journal of Interventional Cardiology, 28(6):583-593.

Most, Henriette; Reinhard, Brigitta; Gahl, Brigitta; Englberger, Lars; Kadner, Alexander; Weber, Alberto; Schmidli, Jürg; Carrel, Thierry P; Huber, Christoph (2015). Is surgery in acute aortic dissection type A still contraindicated in the presence of preoperative neurological symptoms? European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 48(6):945-950.

Salzberg, Sacha P; Grünenfelder, J; Emmert, Maximilian Y (2015). Left atrial appendage closure to prevent stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation: a call for the heart team approach. Europace, 17(12):1880-1881.

Schoenrath, F; Markendorf, S; Brauchlin, A E; Frank, M; Wilhelm, M J; Saleh, L; Riener, R; Schmied, C M; Falk, V (2015). Robot-assisted training for heart failure patients - a small pilot study. Acta Cardiologica, 70(6):665-671.

Salzberg, Sacha P; Emmert, Maximilian Y (2015). Letter by salzberg and emmert regarding article, "left atrial appendage occlusion debate revisited". Circulation, 132(19):e229.

Ribeiro, Henrique B; Nombela-Franco, Luis; Muñoz-García, Antonio J; Lemos, Pedro Alves; Amat-Santos, Ignacio; Serra, Vicenç; de Brito, Fabio S; Abizaid, Alexandre; Sarmento-Leite, Rogério; Puri, Rishi; Cheema, Asim N; Ruel, Marc; Nietlispach, Fabian; Maisano, Francesco; Moris, Cesar; Del Valle, Raquel; Urena, Marina; Abdul Jawad Altisent, Omar; Del Trigo, Maria; Campelo-Parada, Francisco; Jimenez Quevedo, Pilar; Alonso-Briales, Juan H; Gutiérrez, Hipólito; García Del Blanco, Bruno; Perin, Marco Antonio; Siqueira, Dimytri; Bernardi, Guilherme; Dumont, Éric; Côté, Melanie; Pibarot, Philippe; Rodés-Cabau, Josep (2015). Predictors and impact of myocardial injury after transcatheter aortic valve replacement: a multicenter registry. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 66(19):2075-2088.

Krenzien, Felix; ElKhal, Abdallah; Quante, Markus; Rodriguez Cetina Biefer, Hector; Hirofumi, Uehara; Gabardi, Steven; Tullius, Stefan G (2015). A rationale for age-adapted immunosuppression in organ transplantation. Transplantation, 99(11):2258-2268.

Latib, Azeem; Agricola, Eustachio; Pozzoli, Alberto; Denti, Paolo; Taramasso, Maurizio; Spagnolo, Pietro; Juliard, Jean-Michel; Brochet, Eric; Ou, Phalla; Enriquez-Sarano, Maurice; Grigioni, Francesco; Alfieri, Ottavio; Vahanian, Alec; Colombo, Antonio; Maisano, Francesco (2015). First-in-man implantation of a tricuspid annular remodeling device for functional tricuspid regurgitation. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions, 8(13):e211-e214.

Kohler, Philipp; Kuster, Stefan P; Bloemberg, Guido; Schulthess, Bettina; Frank, Michelle; Tanner, Felix C; Rössle, Matthias; Böni, Christian; Falk, Volkmar; Wilhelm, Markus J; Sommerstein, Rami; Achermann, Yvonne; Ten Oever, Jaap; Debast, Sylvia B; Wolfhagen, Maurice J H M; Brandon Bravo Bruinsma, George J; Vos, Margreet C; Bogers, Ad; Serr, Annerose; Beyersdorf, Friedhelm; Sax, Hugo; Böttger, Erik C; Weber, Rainer; van Ingen, Jakko; Wagner, Dirk; Hasse, Barbara (2015). Healthcare-associated prosthetic heart valve, aortic vascular graft, and disseminated Mycobacterium chimaera infections subsequent to open heart surgery. European Heart Journal, 36(40):2745-2753.

Wein, Axel; Emmert, Martin; Merkel, Susanne; Harich, Hanns-Detlev; Siebler, Juergen; Thiemann, Roland; Lamberti, Christof; Göttler, Bernhard; Fries, Stefan; Kiani, Alexander; Schlag, Rudolf; Grüner, Marcus; Steinbild, Simone; Eberl, Sonja; Pohl-Dernick, Katharina; Dörje, Frank; Horbach, Thomas; Schöffski, Oliver; Neurath, Markus F; Hohenberger, Werner (2015). Palliative treatment of colorectal cancer with secondary metastasis resection in Germany - impact of the multidisciplinary treatment approach on prognosis and cost: The Northern Bavaria IVOPAK I project. Oncology, 88(2):103-121.

Candreva, Alessandro; Maisano, Francesco; Taramasso, Maurizio (2015). MitraClip and Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI): State of the Art 2015. Current Heart Failure Reports, 12(6):379-388.

Binder, Ronald K; Maisano, Francesco; Lachat, Mario (2015). First report of simultaneous transcatheter aortic valve replacement, endovascular aortic aneurysm repair, and permanent pacemaker implantation after multi-vessel coronary stenting and left atrial appendage occlusion. European Heart Journal, 36(37):2543.

Holubec, Tomas; Ursprung, Gianluca; Schönrath, Felix; Caliskan, Etem; Steffel, Jan; Falk, Volkmar; Benussi, Stefano; Maisano, Francesco; Starck, Christoph T (2015). Does implantation technique influence lead failure? Acta Cardiologica, 70(5):581-586.

Binder, Ronald K; Stortecky, Stefan; Heg, Dik; Tueller, David; Jeger, Raban; Toggweiler, Stefan; Pedrazzini, Giovanni; Amann, Franz W; Ferrari, Enrico; Noble, Stephane; Nietlispach, Fabian; Maisano, Francesco; Räber, Lorenz; Roffi, Marco; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Jüni, Peter; Huber, Christoph; Windecker, Stephan; Wenaweser, Peter (2015). Procedural Results and Clinical Outcomes of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation in Switzerland: An Observational Cohort Study of Sapien 3 Versus Sapien XT Transcatheter Heart Valves. Circulation. Cardiovascular Interventions, 8(10):1-8.

Frese, Laura; Sanders, Bart; Beer, G M; Weber, Benedikt; Driessen-Mol, Anita; Baaijens, Frank P T; Hoerstrup, S P (2015). Adipose derived tissue engineered heart valve. Journal of Tissue Science and Engineering, 6(3):1-9.

Schoenrath, Felix; Laber, Raffael; Maralushaj, Mergime; Henzi, Deborah; Caliskan, Etem Ibrahim; Seifert, Burkhardt; Bettex, Dominique; Starck, Christoph Thomas; Czerny, Martin; Falk, Volkmar (2015). Survival, Neurologic Injury, and Kidney Function after Surgery for Acute Type A Aortic Dissection. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, 64(02):100-107.

Donas, Konstantinos P; Lee, Jason T; Lachat, Mario; Torsello, Giovanni; Veith, Frank J (2015). Collected world experience about the performance of the snorkel/chimney endovascular technique in the treatment of complex aortic pathologies: the PERICLES registry. Annals of Surgery, 262(3):546-553.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Candreva, Alessandro; Pozzoli, Alberto; Guidotti, Andrea; Gaemperli, Oliver; Nietlispach, Fabian; Barthelmes, Jens; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Weber, Alberto; Benussi, Stefano; Alfieri, Ottavio; Maisano, Francesco (2015). Current challenges in interventional mitral valve treatment. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 7(9):1536-1542.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Maisano, Francesco; Nietlispach, Fabian (2015). TAVI and concomitant procedures: from PCI to LAA closure. EuroIntervention, 11 Suppl:96-100.

Maisano, Francesco; Taramasso, Maurizio (2015). The Cardioband transcatheter direct mitral valve annuloplasty system. EuroIntervention, 11 Suppl:58-59.

Abdelghani, Mohammad; Onuma, Yoshinobu; Zeng, Yaping; Soliman, Osama; Ma, Jim; Huo, Yong; Guidotti, Andrea; Nietlispach, Fabian; Maisano, Francesco; Serruys, Patrick W (2015). The Sino Medical AccuFit transcatheter mitral valve implantation system. EuroIntervention, 11 Suppl:W84-W85.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Maisano, Francesco (2015). Transcatheter mitral valve interventions: pathophysiological considerations in choosing reconstruction versus transcatheter valve implantation. EuroIntervention, 11 Suppl:37-41.

Pavo, Noemi; Syeda, Bonni; Bernhart, Andreas; Szentirmai, Eszter; Hemetsberger, Rayyan; Samaha, Eslam; Plass, Christian; Zlabinger, Katrin; Pavo, Imre J; Petrasi, Zsolt; Petnehazy, Ors; Hoerstrup, Simon P; Maurer, Gerald; Gyöngyösi, Mariann (2015). Preclinical randomised safety, efficacy and physiologic study of the silicon dioxide inert-coated Axetis and bare metal stent: Short-, mid- and long-term outcome. EuroIntervention, 11(4):433-441.

Mehra, Tarun; Seifert, Burkhardt; Bravo-Reiter, Silvina; Wanner, Guido; Dutkowski, Philipp; Holubec, Tomas; Moos, Rudolf M; Volbracht, Jörk; Manz, Markus G; Spahn, Donat R (2015). Implementation of a patient blood management monitoring and feedback program significantly reduces transfusions and costs. Transfusion, 55(12):2807-2815.

Alavi, Afsaneh; Sibbald, R Gary; Mayer, Dieter (2015). Reply to letter to editor: Audible handheld Doppler ultrasound determines reliable and inexpensive exclusion of significant peripheral arterial disease. Vascular, 23(4):445-446.

Mangialardi, N; Ronchey, S; Malaj, A; Fazzini, S; Alberti, V; Ardita, V; Orrico, M; Lachat, M (2015). Value and limitations of chimney grafts to treat arch lesions. Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery, 56(4):503-511.

D'ascenzo, Fabrizio; Moretti, Claudio; Marra, Walter Grosso; Montefusco, Antonio; Omede, Pierluigi; Taha, Salma; Castagno, Davide; Gaemperli, Oliver; Taramasso, Maurizio; Frea, Simone; Pidello, Stefano; Rudolph, Volker; Franzen, Olaf; Braun, Daniel; Giannini, Cristina; Ince, Huseyin; Perl, Leor; Zoccai, Giuseppe; Marra, Sebastiano; D'Amico, Maurizio; Maisano, Francesco; Rinaldi, Mauro; Gaita, Fiorenzo (2015). Meta-analysis of the usefulness of Mitraclip in patients with functional mitral regurgitation. American Journal of Cardiology, 116(2):325-331.

Oberhuber, Rupert; Heinbokel, Timm; Cetina Biefer, Hector Rodriguez; Boenisch, Olaf; Hock, Karin; Bronson, Roderick T; Wilhelm, Markus J; Iwakura, Yoichiro; Edtinger, Karoline; Uehara, Hirofumi; Quante, Markus; Voskuil, Floris; Krenzien, Felix; Slegtenhorst, Bendix; Abdi, Reza; Pratschke, Johann; Elkhal, Abdallah; Tullius, Stefan G (2015). CD11c+ dendritic cells accelerate the rejection of older cardiac transplants via interleukin-17A. Circulation, 132(2):122-131.

Ruiz, Carlos E; Kliger, Chad; Perk, Gila; Maisano, Francesco; Cabalka, Allison K; Landzberg, Michael; Rihal, Chet; Kronzon, Itzhak (2015). TranscatHeter therapies for the treatment of valvular and paravalvular regurgitation in acquired and congenital valvular heart disease. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 66(2):169-183.

Maisano, Francesco; Alfieri, Ottavio; Banai, Shmuel; Buchbinder, Maurice; Colombo, Antonio; Falk, Volkmar; Feldman, Ted; Franzen, Olaf; Herrmann, Howard; Kar, Saibal; Kuck, Karl-Heinz; Lutter, Georg; Mack, Michael; Nickenig, Georg; Piazza, Nicolo; Reisman, Mark; Ruiz, Carlos E; Schofer, Joachim; Søndergaard, Lars; Stone, Gregg W; Taramasso, Maurizio; Thomas, Martyn; Vahanian, Alec; Webb, John; Windecker, Stephan; Leon, Martin B (2015). The future of transcatheter mitral valve interventions: competitive or complementary role of repair vs. replacement? European Heart Journal, 36(26):1651-1659.

Husmann, Lars; Sah, Bert-Ram; Scherrer, Alexandra; Burger, Irene A; Stolzmann, Paul; Weber, Rainer; Rancic, Zoran; Mayer, Dieter; Hasse, Barbara (2015). 18F-FDG PET/CT for therapy control in vascular graft infections: a first feasibility study. Journal of Nuclear Medicine, 56(7):1024-1029.

Sommerstein, R; Kohler, P; Wilhelm, M J; Kuster, S P; Sax, H (2015). Factors associated with methicillin-resistant coagulase-negative staphylococci as causing organisms in deep sternal wound infections after cardiac surgery. New Microbes and New Infections, 6:15-21.

Ronchey, Sonia; Pecoraro, Felice; Alberti, Vittorio; Serrao, Eugenia; Orrico, Matteo; Lachat, Mario; Mangialardi, Nicola (2015). Popliteal artery aneurysm repair in the endovascular era: fourteen-years single center experience. Medicine, 94(30):e1130.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Reser, Diana; Guidotti, Andrea; Cesarovic, Nikola; Campagnol, Marino; Addis, Alessandro; Nietlispach, Fabian; Hoerstrup, Simon P; Maisano, Francesco (2015). Pre-clinical In Vitro and In Vivo Models for Heart Valve Therapies. Journal of Cardiovascular Translational Research, 8(5):319-327.

Lachat, Mario; Steuer, Johnny (2015). Outcome of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: impact of aortic morphology. European Heart Journal, 36(21):1288-1289.

Schoenrath, Felix; Markendorf, Susanne; Brauchlin, Andreas E; Seifert, Burkhardt; Wilhelm, Markus J; Czerny, Martin; Riener, Robert; Falk, Volkmar; Schmied, Christian M (2015). Robot-assisted training early after cardiac surgery. Journal of Cardiac Surgery, 30(7):574-580.

Pecoraro, F; Wilhelm, M; Kaufmann, A R; Bettex, D; Maier, W; Mayer, D; Veith, F J; Lachat, M (2015). Early endovascular aneurysm repair after percutaneous coronary interventions. Journal of Vascular Surgery, 61(5):1146-1150.

Maisano, Francesco; Reser, Diana; Pavicevic, Jovana; Guidotti, Andrea; Denti, Paolo; Taramasso, Maurizio; Addis, Alessandro; Cesarovic, Nikola; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Nietlispach, Fabian; Swain, Julie; Falk, Volkmar; Leon, Martin (2015). A translational "humanised" porcine model for transcatheter mitral valve interventions: the neo inferior vena cava approach. EuroIntervention, 11(1):92-95.

Pozzoli, Alberto; Taramasso, Maurizio; Colombo, Daniele Filippo; Ancona, Francesco; Cianflone, Domenico; Della Bella, Paolo; Alfieri, Ottavio; Benussi, Stefano (2015). Electrophysiological efficacy of temperature-controlled bipolar radiofrequency. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 47(5):e188-e192.

De Maat, Gijs E; Pozzoli, Alberto; Scholten, Marcoen F; Van Gelder, Isabelle C; Blaauw, Yuri; Mulder, Bart A; Della Bella, Paolo; Alfieri, Ottavio R; Benussi, Stefano; Mariani, Massimo A (2015). Long-term results of surgical minimally invasive pulmonary vein isolation for paroxysmal lone atrial fibrillation. Europace, 17(5):747-752.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Maisano, Francesco; Denti, Paolo; Guidotti, Andrea; Sticchi, Alessandro; Pozzoli, Alberto; Buzzatti, Nicola; De Bonis, Michele; La Canna, Giovanni; Alfieri, Ottavio (2015). Surgical treatment of paravalvular leak: Long-term results in a single-center experience (up to 14 years). Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 149(5):1270-1275.

Panoulas, Vasileios F; Fumero, Andrea; Taramasso, Maurizio; Monello, Alberto; Esposito, Antonio; Spagnolo, Pietro; de Cesare, Nicoletta; Colombo, Antonio (2015). Percutaneous treatment of a giant right coronary artery aneurysm. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions, 8(4):e65-e68.

Breitenstein, Alexander; Glanzmann, Martina; Falk, Volkmar; Maisano, Francesco; Stämpfli, Simon F; Holy, Erik W; Finlay, Malcolm; Ling, Liang-Han; Schilling, Richard J; Lüscher, Thomas F; Steffel, Jan; Camici, Giovanni G (2015). Increased prothrombotic profile in the left atrial appendage of atrial fibrillation patients. International Journal of Cardiology, 185:250-255.

Schweiger, Martin; Falk, Volkmar; Biry, Mirko; Hübler, Michael; Wilhelm, Markus J (2015). Biventricular failure in dextro-transposition of the great arteries corrected with the Mustard procedure: VAD support of the systemic ventricle is enough. The International Journal of Artificial Organs, 38(4):233-235.

Ielasi, Alfonso; Latib, Azeem; Sacco, Francesco Maria; Costopoulos, Charis; Figini, Filippo; Grimaldi, Antonio; Naim, Charbel; Maisano, Francesco; Chieffo, Alaide; Montorfano, Matteo; Alfieri, Ottavio; Colombo, Antonio (2015). Impact and natural history of postprocedural aortic regurgitation on early and midterm mortality following transcatheter aortic valve implantation in high-risk patients with severe aortic stenosis. Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine, 16(4):286-295.

Latib, Azeem; Naganuma, Toru; Abdel-Wahab, Mohamed; Danenberg, Haim; Cota, Linda; Barbanti, Marco; Baumgartner, Helmut; Finkelstein, Ariel; Legrand, Victor; de Lezo, José Suárez; Kefer, Joelle; Messika-Zeitoun, David; Richardt, Gert; Stabile, Eugenio; Kaleschke, Gerrit; Vahanian, Alec; Laborde, Jean-Claude; Leon, Martin B; Webb, John G; Panoulas, Vasileios F; Maisano, Francesco; Alfieri, Ottavio; Colombo, Antonio (2015). Treatment and clinical outcomes of transcatheter heart valve thrombosis. Circulation. Cardiovascular Interventions, 8(4):e001779.

Folkmann, Sandra; Weiss, Gabriel; Pisarik, Harald; Czerny, Martin; Grabenwoger, Martin (2015). Thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair after frozen elephant trunk procedure. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 47(1):115-119.

Lachat, Mario; Pecoraro, Felice; Steuer, Johnny (2015). CardioPulse: developments in the treatment of aortic aneurysms in 2014. European Heart Journal, 36(10):585-587.

Richardt, Doreen; Hemmer, Wolfgang; Moritz, Anton; Hetzer, Roland; Gorski, Armin; Franke, Ulrich F W; Hörer, Jürgen; Lange, Rüdiger; Sachweh, Jörg S; Riso, Arlindo; Dodge-Khatami, Ali; Hübler, Michael; Charitos, Efstratios I; Stierle, Ulrich; Sievers, Hans-Hinrich (2015). Age-related reoperation rate after the ross procedure: a report from the german ross registry. Journal of Heart Valve Disease, 24(2):220-227.

Starck, Christoph T; Stepuk, Alexander; Holubec, Tomas; Steffel, Jan; Stark, Jan Wendelin; Falk, Volkmar (2015). Compression coil provides increased lead control in extraction procedures. Europace, 17(3):499-503.

Wilhelm, Markus J (2015). Long-term outcome following heart transplantation: current perspective. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 7(3):549-551.

Schweiger, Martin; Stiasny, Brian; Dave, Hitendu; Cavigelli-Brunner, Anna; Balmer, Christian; Kretschmar, Oliver; Bürki, Christoph; Klauwer, Dietrich; Hübler, Michael (2015). Pediatric heart transplantation. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 7(3):552-559.

Urena, Marina; Webb, John G; Eltchaninoff, Helene; Muñoz-García, Antonio J; Bouleti, Claire; Tamburino, Corrado; Nombela-Franco, Luis; Nietlispach, Fabian; Moris, Cesar; Ruel, Marc; Dager, Antonio E; Serra, Vicenç; Cheema, Asim N; Amat-Santos, Ignacio J; de Brito, Fabio Sandoli; Lemos, Pedro Alves; Abizaid, Alexandre; Sarmento-Leite, Rogério; Ribeiro, Henrique B; Dumont, Eric; Barbanti, Marco; Durand, Eric; Alonso Briales, Juan H; Himbert, Dominique; Vahanian, Alec; Immè, Sebastien; Garcia, Eulogio; Maisano, Francesco; del Valle, Raquel; Benitez, Luis Miguel; García del Blanco, Bruno; Gutiérrez, Hipólito; Perin, Marco Antonio; Siqueira, Dimytri; Bernardi, Guilherme; Philippon, François; Rodés-Cabau, Josep (2015). Late cardiac death in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement: incidence and predictors of advanced heart failure and sudden cardiac death. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 65(5):437-448.

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Evangelista, Arturo; Czerny, Martin; Nienaber, Christoph; Schepens, Marc; Rousseau, Hervé; Cao, Piergiorgio; Moral, Sergio; Fattori, Rossella (2015). Interdisciplinary expert consensus on management of type B intramural haematoma and penetrating aortic ulcer. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 47(2):209-217.

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Tolboom, Herman; Makhro, Asya; Rosser, Barbara A; Wilhelm, Markus J; Bogdanova, Anna; Falk, Volkmar (2015). Recovery of donor hearts after circulatory death with normothermic extracorporeal machine perfusion. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 47(1):173-179.

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Sündermann, Simon H; Gessat, Michael; Maier, Willibald; Kempfert, Jörg; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Nguyen, Thi D L; Maisano, Francesco; Falk, Volkmar (2015). Simulated prosthesis overlay for patient-specific planning of transcatheter aortic valve implantation procedures. Innovations : Technology And Techniques In Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery, 10(5):314-322.

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Rancic, Zoran; Pecoraro, Felice; Nigro, Gianluigi; Simon, Roger; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Mayer, Dieter; Lachat, Mario (2014). Branch ligatures and blood aspiration for post-traumatic superficial temporal artery pseudoaneurysm: surgical technique. General Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 62(1):68-70.

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Pavo, Noemi; Jakab, Andras; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Strebinger, Georg; Wolint, Petra; Zimmermann, Matthias; Ankersmit, Hendrik Jan; Hoerstrup, Simon P; Maurer, Gerald; Gyöngyösi, Mariann (2014). Comparison of NOGA endocardial mapping and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging for determining infarct size and infarct transmurality for intramyocardial injection therapy using experimental data. PLoS ONE, 9(11):e113245.

Starck, Christoph Thomas; Mayer, Kurt; Hürlimann, David; Steffel, Jan; Falk, Volkmar (2014). Completely epicardial implantation of a cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillator using a minimal invasive approach. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, 62(1):70-72.

Starck, Christoph T; Becker, Jakob; Fuhrer, Roland; Sündermann, Simon; Stark, Jan Wendelin; Falk, Volkmar (2014). Concept and first experimental results of a new ferromagnetic assist device for extra-aortic counterpulsation. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 18(1):13-16.

Chaykovska, Lyubov; Zientara, Alicja; Reser, Diana; Weise, Alexander; Reichert, Wolfgang; Hocher, Berthold (2014). Development and validation of a macroarray system - MutaCHIP ARTERO - for the detection of genetic variants involved in the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis. Clinical Laboratory, 60(5):873-878.

Nguyen-Kim, Thi Dan Linh; Sahin, Ayhan; Sündermann, Simon H; Winklehner, Anna; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Maier, Willibald; Altwegg, Lukas; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Falk, Volkmar; Plass, André (2014). Evaluation of calcium loss after transcatheter aortic valve implantation. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 18(1):67-72.

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Starck, Christoph Thomas; Caliskan, Etem; Klein, Holger; Steffel, Jan; Falk, Volkmar (2014). Impact of a femoral snare approach as a bailout procedure on success rates in lead extractions. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 18(5):551-555.

Reser, Diana; Jacobs, Stephan; Wilhelm, Markus J (2014). Importance of pulmonary valve disease during implantation of a biventricular assist device. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 33(2):218-219.

Assmann, Alexander; Heke, Michael; Kröpil, Patric; Ptok, Lena; Hafner, Dieter; Ohmann, Christian; Martens, Andreas; Karluβ, Antje; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Kutschka, Ingo; Sievers, Hans-Hinrich; Klein, Hans-Michael (2014). Laser-supported CD133+ cell therapy in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy: Initial results from a prospective phase I multicenter trial. PLoS ONE, 9(7):e101449.

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Läuchli, Severin; Hafner, Jürg; Ostheeren, Sonja; Mayer, Dieter; Barysch, Marjam J; French, Lars E (2014). Management of split-thickness skin graft donor sites: A randomized controlled trial of calcium alginate versus polyurethane film dressing. Dermatology, 227(4):361-366.

Sündermann, Simon H; Sromicki, Juri; Rodriguez Cetina Biefer, Héctor; Seifert, Burkhardt; Holubec, Tomas; Falk, Volkmar; Jacobs, Stephan (2014). Mitral valve surgery: Right lateral minithoracotomy or sternotomy? A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 148(5):1989-1995.e4.

Kramer, Peter; Ovroutski, Stanislav; Hetzer, Roland; Hübler, Michael; Berger, Felix (2014). Modified Nikaidoh procedure for the correction of complex forms of transposition of the great arteries with ventricular septal defect and left ventricular outflow tract obstruction: mid-term results. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 45(5):928-934.

Daryadel, Arezoo; Bogdanova, Anna; Gassmann, Max; Mueller, Xavier; Zünd, Gregor; Seifert, Burkhardt; Lehalle, Christine; Frossard, Nelly; Tavakoli, Reza (2014). Multikinase inhibitor sorafenib prevents pressure overload-induced left ventricular hypertrophy in rats by blocking the c-Raf/ERK1/2 signaling pathway. Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 9:81.

Chaykovska, Lyubov; Blohmé, Linus; Mayer, Dieter; Gloekler, Steffen; Rancic, Zoran; Schmidt, Christian A P; Tunesi, Roberto; Veith, Frank; Lachat, Mario; Bettex, Dominique (2014). Paraincisional subcutaneous infusion of ropivacaine after open abdominal vascular surgery shows significant advantages. Annals of Vascular Surgery, 28(4):837-844.

De Backer, Ole; Piazza, Nicolo; Banai, Shmuel; Lutter, Georg; Maisano, Francesco; Herrmann, Howard C; Franzen, Olaf W; Søndergaard, Lars (2014). Percutaneous transcatheter mitral valve replacement: An overview of devices in preclinical and early clinical evaluation. Circulation. Cardiovascular Interventions, 7(3):400-409.

Fauchère, Ivan; Weber, Daniela; Maier, Willibald; Altwegg, Lukas; Lüscher, Thomas F; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Nowak, Albina; Tüller, David; Genoni, Michele; Falk, Volkmar; Hermann, Matthias (2014). Rehabilitation after TAVI compared to surgical aortic valve replacement. International Journal of Cardiology, 173(3):564-566.

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Emmert, Maximilian Y; Puippe, Gilbert; Baumüller, Stephan; Alkadhi, Hatem; Landmesser, Ulf; Plass, Andre; Bettex, Dominique; Scherman, Jacques; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Genoni, Michele; Falk, Volkmar; Salzberg, Sacha P (2014). Safe, effective and durable epicardial left atrial appendage clip occlusion in patients with atrial fibrillation undergoing cardiac surgery: first long-term results from a prospective device trial. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 45(1):126-131.

Sündermann, Simon H; Biaggi, Patric; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Gessat, Michael; Felix, Christian; Bettex, Dominique; Falk, Volkmar; Corti, Roberto (2014). Safety and feasibility of novel technology fusing echocardiography and fluoroscopy images during MitraClip interventions. EuroIntervention, 9(10):1210-1216.

Sündermann, Simon H; Holzhey, David; Bleiziffer, Sabine; Treede, Hendrik; Jacobs, Stephan; Falk, Volkmar (2014). Second-generation transapical valves: The Medtronic Engager system. Multimedia Manual Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 2014:online.

Gordic, Sonja; Nguyen-Kim, Thi Dan Linh; Manka, Robert; Sündermann, Simon; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Maisano, Francesco; Falk, Volkmar; Alkadhi, Hatem (2014). Sizing the mitral annulus in healthy subjects and patients with mitral regurgitation: 2D versus 3D measurements from cardiac CT. International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging, 30(2):389-398.

Rudiger, Alain; Breitenstein, Alexander; Arrigo, Mattia; Salzberg, Sacha P; Bettex, Dominique (2014). Suitability, efficacy, and safety of vernakalant for new onset atrial fibrillation in critically ill patients. Critical Care Research and Practice, 2014:826286.

Rodriguez Cetina Biefer, Hector; Sündermann, Simon H; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Enseleit, Frank; Seifert, Burkhardt; Ruschitzka, Frank; Jacobs, Stephan; Lachat, Mario L; Falk, Volkmar; Wilhelm, Markus J (2014). Surviving 20 years after heart transplantation: a success story. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 97(2):499-504.

Nguyen-Kim, Thi Dan Linh; Binder, Ronald K; Lüscher, Thomas F; Falk, Volkmar; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Landmesser, Ulf (2014). TAVI in a low left main coronary artery ostium and wide aortic sinus of Valsava. European Heart Journal, 35(27):1791.

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Amstein, Ruth; Falk, Volkmar; Luscher, Thomas F; Ruschitzka, Frank T; Schlaudraff, Kirsten (2014). The new postgraduate course in heart failure : A project of the European Society of Cardiology Heart Academy, the European Society of Cardiology Heart Failure Association, the Zurich Heart House, and the University of Zurich. European Heart Journal, 35(16):1009-1010.

Martin, Ivan; Baldomero, Helen; Bocelli-Tyndall, Chiara; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Hoerstrup, Simon P; Ireland, Hilary; Passweg, Jakob; Tyndall, Alan (2014). The survey on cellular and engineered tissue therapies in Europe in 2011. Tissue Engineering. Part A, 20(3-4):842-853.

Potthoff, Eva; Franco, Davide; D'Alessandro, Valentina; Starck, Christoph; Falk, Volkmar; Zambelli, Tomaso; Vorholt, Julia A; Poulikakos, Dimos; Ferrari, Aldo (2014). Toward a rational design of surface textures promoting Endothelialization. Nano letters, 14(2):1069-1079.

Emmert, Maximilian Y; Weber, Benedikt; Behr, Luc; Sammut, Sebastien; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Wolint, Petra; Scherman, Jacques; Bettex, Dominique; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Falk, Volkmar; Hoerstrup, Simon P (2014). Transcatheter aortic valve implantation using anatomically oriented, marrow stromal cell-based, stented, tissue-engineered heart valves: technical considerations and implications for translational cell-based heart valve concepts. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 45(1):61-68.

Driessen-Mol, Anita; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Dijkman, Petra E; Frese, Laura; Sanders, Bart; Weber, Benedikt; Cesarovic, Nikola; Sidler, Michele; Leenders, Jori; Jenni, Rolf; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Falk, Volkmar; Baaijens, Frank P T; Hoerstrup, Simon P (2014). Transcatheter implantation of homologous "off-the-shelf" tissue engineered heart valves with self-repair capacity: long term functionality and rapid in vivo remodeling in sheep. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 63(13):1320-1329.

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Schmidt, Susann; Hürlimann, David; Starck, Christoph T; Hindricks, Gerhard; Lüscher, Thomas F; Ruschitzka, Frank; Steffel, Jan (2014). Treatment with higher dosages of heart failure medication is associated with improved outcome following cardiac resynchronization therapy. European Heart Journal, 35(16):1051-1060.

Sündermann, Simon Harald; Biefer, Héctor Rodriguez Cetina; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Falk, Volkmar (2014). Use of extracellular matrix materials in patients with endocarditis. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, 62(1):76-79.

Sündermann, S H; Falk, V (2014). Zur Leitlinie Herzklappenerkrankungen der ESC und EACTS Version 2012. Teil 1: Aortenklappe. Zeitschrift für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie, 28(1):47-54.

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Emmert, Maximilian Y; Venbrux, Anthony; Rudakov, Leon; Cesarovic, Nikola; Radvany, Martin G; Gailloud, Philippe; Falk, Volkmar; Plass, Andre (2013). The endovascular occlusion system for safe and immediate peripheral vessel occlusion during vascular interventions. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 17(5):882-885.

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Loubani, Mahmoud; Sadaba, Justo Rafael; Myers, Patrick O; Cartwright, Neil; Siepe, Matthias; Emmert, Maximilian Y; O'Regan, David J; Krieg, Peter; Sergeant, Paul T (2013). A European training system in cardiothoracic surgery: is it time? European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 43(2):352-357.

Ochsner, Gregor; Amacher, Raffael; Amstutz, Alois; Plass, André; Daners, Marianne Schmid; Tevaearai, Hendrik; Vandenberghe, Stijn; Wilhelm, Markus J; Guzzella, Lino (2013). A novel interface for hybrid mock circulations to evaluate ventricular assist devices. IEEE Transactions on Bio-Medical Engineering, 60(2):507-516.

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Redlin, Matthias; Kukucka, Marian; Boettcher, Wolfgang; Schoenfeld, Helge; Huebler, Michael; Kuppe, Hermann; Habazettl, Helmut (2013). Blood transfusion determines postoperative morbidity in pediatric cardiac surgery applying a comprehensive blood-sparing approach. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 146(3):537-542.

Donas, Konstantinos P; Pecoraro, Felice; Bisdas, Theodosios; Lachat, Mario; Torsello, Giovanni; Rancic, Zoran; Austermann, Martin; Mayer, Dieter; Pfammatter, Thomas; Puchner, Stefan (2013). CT angiography at 24 months demonstrates durability of EVAR with the use of chimney grafts for pararenal aortic pathologies. Journal of Endovascular Therapy, 20(1):1-6.

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Lachat, Mario; Bisdas, Theodosios; Rancic, Zoran; Torsello, Giovanni; Mayer, Dieter; Gil-Sales, Josep; Pecoraro, Felice; Donas, Konstantinos P (2013). Chimney endografting for pararenal aortic pathologies using transfemoral access and the lift technique. Journal of Endovascular Therapy, 20(4):492-497.

Holubec, Tomas; Sündermann, Simon H; Jacobs, Stephan; Falk, Volkmar (2013). Chordae replacement versus leaflet resection in minimally invasive mitral valve repair. Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 2(6):809-813.

Pecoraro, Felice; Rancic, Zoran; Lachat, Mario; Mayer, Dieter; Amann-Vesti, Beatrice; Pfammatter, Thomas; Bajardi, Guido; Veith, Frank J (2013). Chronic Mesenteric Ischemia: Critical review and guidelines for management. Annals of Vascular Surgery, 27(1):113-122.

Emmert, Maximilian Y; Salzberg, Sacha P; Seifert, Burkhardt; Scherman, Jacques; Plass, Andre; Starck, Christoph T; Theusinger, Oliver; Hoerstrup, Simon P; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Jacobs, Stephan; Falk, Volkmar (2013). Clampless off-pump surgery reduces stroke in patients with left main disease. International journal of cardiology, 167(5):2097-2101.

Gebhard, C; Biaggi, P; Stähli, B E; Schwarz, U; Felix, C; Falk, V (2013). Complete graft dehiscence 8 months after repair of acute type A aortic dissection. European Heart Journal: Acute Cardiovascular Care, 2(1):72-76.

Head, Stuart J; Börgermann, Jochen; Osnabrugge, Ruben L J; Kieser, Teresa M; Falk, Volkmar; Taggart, David P; Puskas, John D; Gummert, Jan F; Kappetein, Arie Pieter (2013). Coronary artery bypass grafting: Part 2--optimizing outcomes and future prospects. European Heart Journal, 34(37):2873-2886.

Vojacek, Jan; Spatenka, Jaroslav; Holubec, Tomas; Zacek, Pavel (2013). Coronéo extra-aortic annuloplasty ring could stabilize even the pulmonary autograft annulus in a Ross operation. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 43(2):431-433.

Wilhelm, M J; Ruschitzka, F; Falk, V (2013). Destination therapy - time for a paradigm change in heart failure therapy. Swiss Medical Weekly, 143:w13729.

Steuer, J; Björck, M; Mayer, D; Wanhainen, A; Pfammatter, T; Lachat, M (2013). Distinction between Acute and Chronic Type B Aortic Dissection: Is there a sub-acute phase? European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 45(6):627-631.

Rodriguez-Carvajal, R; Rancic, Zoran; Puippe, Gilbert; Glenck, Michael; Guillet, Carole; Schmidt, C; Mayer, Dieter; Pfammatter, Thomas; Pecoraro, Felice; Veith, F J; Bettex, Dominique; Lachat, Mario; Bleyn, Jacques (2013). EVAR in Out-clinic patients: Is it feasible and safe? In: Becquemin, Jean-Pierre; Loisance, Daniel; Watelet, Jacques. Controversies and Update in Vascular Surgery. Marseille: CACVS, 117-121.

Stähli, Barbara E; Tasnady, Hanna; Lüscher, Thomas F; Gebhard, Cathérine; Mikulicic, Fran; Erhart, Ladina; Bühler, Ines; Landmesser, Ulf; Altwegg, Lukas; Wischnewsky, Manfred B; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Falk, Volkmar; Corti, Roberto; Maier, Willibald (2013). Early and late mortality in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve implantation: Comparison of the Novel EuroScore II with established risk scores. Cardiology, 126(1):15-23.

Falk, Volkmar (2013). Editorial comment. International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging, 29(2):425-426.

Lamy, André; Devereaux, P J; Prabhakaran, Dorairaj; Taggart, David P; Hu, Shengshou; Paolasso, Ernesto; Straka, Zbynek; Piegas, Leopoldo S; Akar, Ahmet Ruchan; Jain, Anil R; Noiseux, Nicolas; Padmanabhan, Chandrasekar; Bahamondes, Juan-Carlos; Novick, Richard J; Vaijyanath, Prashant; Reddy, Sukesh Kumar; Tao, Liang; Olavegogeascoechea, Pablo A; Airan, Balram; Sulling, Toomas-Andres; Whitlock, Richard P; Ou, Yongning; Pogue, Janice; Chrolavicius, Susan; Yusuf, Salim (2013). Effects of off-pump and on-pump coronary-artery bypass grafting at 1 year. New England Journal of Medicine, 368(13):1179-1188.

Chaykovska, Lyubov; Alter, Markus L; von Websky, Karoline; Hohmann, Margarete; Tsuprykov, Oleg; Reichetzeder, Christoph; Kutil, Barbara; Kraft, Robin; Klein, Thomas; Hocher, Berthold (2013). Effects of telmisartan and linagliptin when used in combination on blood pressure and oxidative stress in rats with 2-kidney-1-clip hypertension. Journal of Hypertension, 31(11):2290-2299.

Loerakker, S; Argento, G; Oomens, C W J; Baaijens, F P T (2013). Effects of valve geometry and tissue anisotropy on the radial stretch and coaptation area of tissue-engineered heart valves. Journal of Biomechanics, 46(11):1792-1800.

Lachat, Mario; Romero Toledo, Maricarmen; Glenck, Michael; Veith, Frank J; Schmidt, Christian A; Pecoraro, Felice (2013). Endoluminal stent-graft relining of visceral artery bypass grafts to treat perigraft seroma. Journal of Endovascular Therapy, 20(6):868-871.

Veith, Frank Junior; Lachat, Mario; Mayer, Dieter; Rancic, Zoran; Berland, Todd L; Cayne, Neal S (2013). Endovascular treatment of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms. In: Gabriel, Edmo Atique; Gabriel, Sthefano Atique. Inflammatory Response in Cardiovascular Surgery. London: Springer, 73-75.

Schaer, Caroline; Klarer, Alexander; Starck, Christoph; Yuen, Bernd (2013). Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for interhospital transfer of a patient with severe ARDS. American Journal of Emergency Medicine, 31(3):640.e1-642.e2.

Fan, Ye; Zhang, An-Mei; Weng, Yu-Guo; Huebler, Michael; Miera, Oliver; Franz, Norbert; Qian, Gui-Sheng; Hetzer, Roland (2013). Factors associated with the need of biventricular mechanical circulatory support in children with advanced heart failure. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 43(5):1028-1035.

Biefer, Hector Rodriguez Cetina; Hürlimann, David; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Salzberg, Sacha P; Steffel, Jan; Falk, Volkmar; Starck, Christoph T (2013). Generator pocket adhesions of cardiac leads: classification and correlation with transvenous lead extraction results. Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology : PACE, 36(9):1111-1116.

Radojković, Milan; Stojanović, Miroslav; Gligorijevioć, Jasmina; Stanojević, Goran; Kovarevios, Predrag; Petković, Tatjana Radjenović; Pecić, Vanja; Rancić, Zoran (2013). Giant primary retroperitoneal myxoid leiomyoma: a case report. Vojnosanitetski Pregled, 70(5):522-526.

Vobornik, Martin; Holubec, Tomas; Vojacek, Jan; Belobradek, Zdenek; Zacek, Pavel (2013). Giant right coronary artery draining into the coronary sinus. Journal of Cardiac Surgery, 28(2):150.

Schönrath, Felix; Alkadhi, Hatem; Landmesser, Ulf; Falk, Volkmar; Plass, André (2013). Giant unruptured sinus valsalva aneurysm: an unusual cause of typical angina. European Heart Journal, 34(21):1608.

Emmert, Maximilian Y; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Scherman, Jacques; Cocchieri, Riccardo; van Boven, Wim-Jan P; Falk, Volkmar; Salzberg, Sacha P (2013). HEARTSTRING enabled no-touch proximal anastomosis for off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting: current evidence and technique. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 17(3):538-541.

Wilhelm, Markus; Jacobs, Stephan; Enseleit, Frank; Noll, Georg; Ruschitzka, Frank; Falk, Volkmar (2013). Heart transplantation and mechanical circulatory support: From established treatment to current trends in management of end-stage heart failure. Cardiovascular Medicine, 16(3):87-94.

Emmert, Maximilian Y; Emmert, Lorenz S; Martens, Andreas; Ismail, Issam; Schmidt-Richter, Ingrid; Gawol, Anke; Seifert, Burkhardt; Haverich, Axel; Martin, Ulrich; Gruh, Ina (2013). Higher frequencies of BCRP+ cardiac resident cells in ischaemic human myocardium. European Heart Journal, 34(36):2830-2838.

Emmert, Maximilian Y; Wolint, Petra; Wickboldt, Nadine; Gemayel, Gino; Weber, Benedikt; Brokopp, Chad E; Boni, Alessandro; Falk, Volkmar; Bosman, Alexis; Jaconi, Marisa E; Hoerstrup, Simon P (2013). Human stem cell-based three-dimensional microtissues for advanced cardiac cell therapies. Biomaterials, 34(27):6339-6354.

Sündermann, Simon H; Gessat, Michael; Cesarovic, Nikola; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Biaggi, Patric; Bettex, Dominique; Falk, Volkmar; Jacobs, Stephan (2013). Implantation of personalized, biocompatible mitral annuloplasty rings: feasibility study in an animal model. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 16(4):417-422.

Maisano, Francesco; Falk, Volkmar; Borger, Michael A; Vanermen, Hugo; Alfieri, Ottavio; Seeburger, Joerg; Jacobs, Stefan; Mack, Michael; Mohr, Friederich W (2013). Improving mitral valve coaptation with adjustable rings: outcomes from a European multicentre feasibility study with a new-generation adjustable annuloplasty ring system. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 44(5):913-918.

Starck, C T; Bettex, D; Felix, C; Reser, D; Dreizler, T; Hasenclever, P; Falk, V (2013). Initial results of an optimized perfusion system. Perfusion, 28(4):292-297.

Corti, Roberto; Biaggi, Patric; Gaemperli, Oliver; Bühler, Ines; Felix, Christian; Bettex, Dominique; Kretschmar, Oliver; Falk, Volkmar; Grünenfelder, Jürg (2013). Integrated x-ray and echocardiography imaging for structural heart interventions. EuroIntervention, 9(7):863-869.

Starck, C T; Hasenclever, P; Falk, V; Wilhelm, M J (2013). Interhospital transfer of seriously sick ARDS patients using veno-venous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO): Concept of an ECMO transport team. International Journal of Critical Illness and Injury Science, 3(1):46-50.

Holzhey, David; Linke, Axel; Treede, Hendrik; Baldus, Stephan; Bleiziffer, Sabine; Wagner, Anke; Börgermann, Jochen; Scholtz, Werner; Vanoverschelde, Jean-Louis; Falk, Volkmar (2013). Intermediate follow-up results from the multicenter engager European pivotal trial. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 96(6):2095-2100.

Emmert, Maximilian Y; Weber, Benedikt; Wolint, Petra; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Zeisberger, Steffen M; Behr, Luc; Sammut, Sebastien; Scherman, Jacques; Brokopp, Chad E; Schwartländer, Ruth; Vogel, Viola; Vogt, Peter; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Alkadhi, Hatem; Falk, Volkmar; Boss, Andreas; Hoerstrup, Simon P (2013). Intramyocardial transplantation and tracking of human mesenchymal stem cells in a novel intra-uterine pre-immune fetal sheep myocardial infarction model: a proof of concept study. PLoS ONE, 8(3):e57759.

Kind, Stephanie L; Spahn-Nett, Gabriela H; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Eismon, Jennifer; Seifert, Burkhardt; Spahn, Donat R; Theusinger, Oliver M (2013). Is dilutional coagulopathy induced by different colloids reversible by replacement of fibrinogen and factor XIII concentrates? Anesthesia and Analgesia, 117(5):1063-1071.

Emmert, Maximilian Y; Templin, Christian (2013). Kardiale Stamm- und Progenitorzelltherapie: Bereit für die Zukunft? Praxis, 102(8):465-472.

Rancic, Z; Pecoraro, F; Pfammatter, T; Mayer, D; Veith, F J; Lachat, M (2013). Less invasive (common) femoral artery aneurysm repair using endografts and limited dissection. European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 45(5):481-487.

Vahanian, Alec; Alfieri, Ottavio; Andreotti, Felicita; Antunes, Manuel J; Baron-Esquivias, Gonzalo; Baumgartner, Helmut; Borger, Michael Andrew; Carrel, Thierry P; De Bonis, Michele; Evangelista, Arturo; Falk, Volkmar; Iung, Bernard; Lancellotti, Patrizio; Pierard, Luc; Price, Susanna; Schafers, Hans-Joachim; Schuler, Gerhard; Stepinska, Janina; Swedberg, Karl; Takkenberg, Johanna; Von Oppell, Ulrich Otto; Windecker, Stephan; Zamorano, Jose Luis; Zembala, Marian (2013). Linee guida per il trattamento delle valvulopatie (versione 2012). Task Force congiunta per il Trattamento delle Valvulopatie della Società Europea di Cardiologia (ESC) e dell’Associazione Europea di Chirurgia Cardiotoracica (EACTS). Giornale Italiano di Cardiologia (2006. Testo stampato), 14(3):167-214.

Alavi, Afsaneh; Hafner, Jürg; Dutz, Jan P; Mayer, Dieter; Sibbald, R Gary; Criado, Paulo Ricardo; Senet, Patricia; Callen, Jeffery P; Phillips, Tania J; Romanelli, Marco; Kirsner, Robert S (2013). Livedoid vasculopathy: an in-depth analysis using a modified Delphi approach. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 69(6):1033-1042.e1.

Oxenius, Angela; Attenhofer Jost, Christine H; Prêtre, René; Dave, Hitendu; Bauersfeld, Urs; Kretschmar, Oliver; Seifert, Burkhardt; Balmer, Christian; Valsangiacomo Büchel, Emanuela R (2013). Management and outcome of Ebstein's anomaly in children. Cardiology in the Young, 23(01):27-34.

Hafner, Jürg; Nobbe, Stephan; Läuchli, Severin; Kerl, Katrin; French, Lars E; Pelivani, Nedzimin; Böhler, Kornelia; Mayer, Dieter; Senet, Patricia (2013). Martorell hypertensive ischemic leg ulcer must not be confounded with pyoderma gangrenosum: Management is totally different. Reviews in Vascular Medicine, 1(1):5-8.

Sündermann, Simon H; Holzhey, David; Bleiziffer, Sabine; Treede, Hendrik; Falk, Volkmar (2013). Medtronic Engager™ bioprosthesis for transapical transcatheter aortic valve implantation. EuroIntervention, 9(Sup):S97-S100.

Jacobs, Stephan; Sündermann, Simon H (2013). Minimally invasive valve sparing mitral valve repair-the loop technique-how we do it. Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 2(6):818-824.

Buerzle, W; Haller, C M; Jabareen, M; Egger, J; Mallik, A S; Ochsenbein-Kölble, N; Ehrbar, M; Mazza, E (2013). Multiaxial mechanical behavior of human fetal membranes and its relationship to microstructure. Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology, 12(4):747-762.

Reser, Diana; Sündermann, Simon; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Scherman, Jacques; Seifert, Burkhardt; Falk, Volkmar; Jacobs, Stephan (2013). Obesity should not deter a surgeon from selecting a minimally invasive approach for mitral valve surgery. Innovations : Technology And Techniques In Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery, 8(3):225-229.

Emmert, Maximilian Y; Salzberg, Sacha P (2013). Off-pump or on-pump coronary-artery bypass grafting. New England Journal of Medicine, 369(2):194-195.

Franco, Davide; Klingauf, Mirko; Cecchini, Marco; Falk, Volkmar; Starck, Christoph Thomas; Poulikakos, Dimos; Ferrari, Aldo (2013). On cell separation with topographically engineered surfaces. Biointerphases, 8:34.

Sündermann, Simon H; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Corti, Roberto; Rastan, Ardawan J; Linke, Axel; Lange, Rüdiger; Falk, Volkmar; Bleiziffer, Sabine (2013). Outcome of patients treated with engager transapical aortic valve implantation: one-year results of the feasibility study. Innovations : Technology And Techniques In Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery, 8(5):332-336.

Lachat, Mario Louis; Pecoraro, Felice; Mayer, Dieter; Guillet, Carole; Glenck, Michael; Rancic, Zoran; Schmidt, Christian Alexander; Puippe, Gilbert; Veith, Frank Junior; Bleyn, Jacques; Bettex, Dominique (2013). Outpatient endovascular aortic aneurysm repair: Experience in 100 consecutive patients. Annals of Surgery, 258(5):754-759.

Hörer, Jürgen; Kasnar-Samprec, Jelena; Charitos, Efstratios; Stierle, Ulrich; Bogers, Ad J J C; Hemmer, Wolfgang; Hetzer, Roland; Hübler, Michael; Robinson, Derek R; Sievers, Hans H; Lange, Rüdiger (2013). Patient age at the ross operation in children influences aortic root dimensions and aortic regurgitation. World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery, 4(3):245-252.

Desender, L; Rancic, Z; Aggarwal, R; Duchateau, J; Glenck, M; Lachat, M; Vermassen, F; Van Herzeele, I (2013). Patient-specific rehearsal prior to EVAR: a pilot study. European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 45(6):639-647.

Lachat, Mario; Mayer, Dieter; Pfammatter, Thomas; Criado, Frank J; Rancic, Zoran; Larzon, Thomas; Veith, Frank J; Pecoraro, Felice (2013). Periscope endograft technique to revascularize the left subclavian artery during thoracic endovascular aortic repair. Journal of Endovascular Therapy, 20(6):728-734.

Mueller, Christoph; Dave, Hitendu; Prêtre, René (2013). Primary correction of total anomalous pulmonary venous return with a modified sutureless technique. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 43(3):635-640.

Fröhlich, Georg M; Holzmeister, Johannes; Hübler, Michael; Hübler, Samira; Wolfrum, Mathias; Enseleit, Frank; Seifert, Burkhardt; Hürlimann, David; Lehmkuhl, Hans B; Noll, Georg; Steffel, Jan; Falk, Volkmar; Lüscher, Thomas F; Hetzer, Roland; Ruschitzka, Frank (2013). Prophylactic implantable cardioverter defibrillator treatment in patients with end-stage heart failure awaiting heart transplantation. Heart, 99(16):1158-1165.

Stähli, Barbara E; Gebhard, Catherine; Falk, Volkmar; Corti, Roberto; Jenni, Rolf; Tanner, Felix C (2013). Regurgitation after Edwards SAPIEN valve implantation: truly paravalvular or 'supra-skirtal'? European Heart Journal, 34(16):1214.

Fröhlich, Georg Marcus; Enseleit, Frank; Wolfrum, Mathias; von Babo, Michelle; Frank, Michelle; Berli, Reto; Hermann, Mathias; Holzmeister, Johannes; Noll, Georg; Lüscher, Thomas F; Ruschitzka, Frank; Rufibach, Kaspar; Wilhelm, Markus; Falk, Volkmar (2013). Response to letters regarding article, “statins and the risk of cancer after heart transplantation”. Circulation, 127(5):e442.

Starck, Christoph T; Caliskan, Etem; Klein, Holger; Steffel, Jan; Schoenrath, Felix; Falk, Volkmar (2013). Results of transvenous lead extraction of coronary sinus leads in patients with cardiac 4,703 resynchronization therapy. Chinese Medical Journal, 126(24):4703-4706.

Fiechter, Michael; Fuchs, Tobias A; Stehli, Julia; Jacobs, Stephan; Falk, Volkmar; Kaufmann, Philipp A (2013). Reversible true myocardial hibernation. European Heart Journal, 34(9):648.

Russ, Christoph; Hopf, Raoul; Hirsch, Sven; Sündermann, Simon; Falk, Volkmar; Szekely, Gabor; Gessat, Michael (2013). Simulation of transcatheter aortic valve implantation under consideration of leaflet calcification. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Conference Proceedings, 2013:711-714.

Inci, Ilhan; Benden, Christian; Kestenholz, Peter; Hillinger, Sven; Schneiter, Didier; Ganter, Michael; Bechir, Markus; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Weder, Walter (2013). Simultaneous bilateral lobar lung transplantation: one donor serves two recipients. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 96(3):e69-e71.

Morsbach, Fabian; Desbiolles, Lotus; Plass, André; Leschka, Sebastian; Schmidt, Bernhard; Falk, Volkmar; Alkadhi, Hatem; Stolzmann, Paul (2013). Stenosis quantification in coronary CT angiography: Impact of an integrated circuit detector with iterative reconstruction. Investigative Radiology, 48(1):32-40.

Künzle, Stefan; Glenck, Michael; Puippe, Gilbert; Schadde, Erik; Mayer, Dieter; Pfammatter, Thomas (2013). Stent-Graft repairs of visceral and renal artery aneurysms are effective and result in long-term patency. Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, 24(7):989-996.

Schurr, U P; Emmert, M Y; Berdajs, D; Reuthebuch, O; Seifert, Burkhardt; Dzemali, O; Genoni, M (2013). Subclavian artery cannulation provides superior outcomes in patients with acute type-A dissection: long-term results of 290 consecutive patients. Swiss Medical Weekly, 143:w13858.

Starck, Christoph Thomas; Schönrath, Felix; Scherman, Jacques; Caliskan, Etem; Falk, Volkmar (2013). Surgical management of the functional mitral regurgitation in heart failure patients. Cardiovascular Medicine, 16(3):82-86.

Moll, Solange; Chaykovska, Lyubov; Meier, Matthias; Budd, David C; Formentini, Ivan; Pomposiello, Silvia; Prunotto, Marco (2013). Targeting the epithelial cells in fibrosis: a new concept for an old disease. Drug Discovery Today, 18(11-12):582-591.

Sündermann, S H; Falk, V (2013). Techniken der minimal-invasiven Mitralklappenchirurgie. Zeitschrift für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie, 27(6):399-410.

Berland, Todd L; Veith, Frank J; Cayne, Neal S; Mehta, Manish; Mayer, Dieter; Lachat, Mario (2013). Technique of supraceliac balloon control of the aorta during endovascular repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms. Journal of Vascular Surgery, 57(1):272-275.

Theusinger, Oliver M; Schröder, Carsten M; Eismon, Jennifer; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Seifert, Burkhardt; Spahn, Donat R; Baulig, Werner (2013). The influence of laboratory coagulation tests and clotting factor levels on rotation thromboelastometry (ROTEM(R)) during major surgery with hemorrhage. Anesthesia and Analgesia, 117(2):314-321.

Mayer, Dieter; Larzon, Thomas; Rancic, Zoran; Pfammatter, Thomas; Veith, Frank; Aeschenbacher, S; Norgren, L; Magnuson, A; Horer, T; Skoog, P; Lachat, Mario (2013). The old enemy is still there. Is endo the wrong choice: results worse than expected: What is the problem? In: Becquemin, Jean-Pierre; Loisance, Daniel; Watelet, Jacques. Controversies and Updates in Vascular Surgery. Marseille: CACVS, 250-255.

Emmert, Maximilian Y; Wolint, Petra; Winklhofer, Sebastian; Stolzmann, Paul; Cesarovic, Nikola; Fleischmann, Thea; Nguyen, Thi D L; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Böni, Roland; Scherman, Jacques; Bettex, Dominique; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Schwartlander, Ruth; Vogel, Viola; Gyöngyösi, Mariann; Alkadhi, Hatem; Falk, Volkmar; Hoerstrup, Simon P (2013). Transcatheter based electromechanical mapping guided intramyocardial transplantation and in vivo tracking of human stem cell based three dimensional microtissues in the porcine heart. Biomaterials, 34(10):2428-2441.

Starck, Christoph T; Rodriguez, Hector; Hürlimann, David; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Steffel, Jan; Salzberg, Sacha P; Falk, Volkmar (2013). Transvenous lead extractions: comparison of laser vs. mechanical approach. Europace, 15(11):1636-1641.

Hasse, Barbara; Husmann, Lars; Zinkernagel, Annelies; Weber, Rainer; Lachat, Mario; Mayer, Dieter (2013). Vascular graft infections. Swiss Medical Weekly, 143:w13754.

Schmidt, Christian A P; Wilhelm, Markus J; Mayer, Dieter O; Rancic, Zoran; Bangemann, Annette; Felix, Christian; Veith, Frank J; Lachat, Mario L (2013). Veno-venous perfusion to cool and rewarm in thoracic and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair. Journal of Vascular Surgery, 58(1):33-41.

Wyler, Stephanie; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Biaggi, Patric; Seifert, Burkhardt; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Falk, Volkmar; Salzberg, Sacha (2013). What happens to functional mitral regurgitation after aortic valve replacement for aortic stenosis? The Heart Surgery Forum, 16(5):E238-E242.

Gessat, Michael; Hopf, Raoul; Cesarovic, Nikola; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Biaggi, Patric; Bettex, Dominique; Falk, Volkmar; Jacobs, Stephan (2012). Patientenspezifische Annuloplastieringe für die Mitralklappenrekonstruktion. In: CURAC, Düsseldorf, 15 November 2012 - 16 November 2012.

Sündermann, S H; Gessat, M; Grünenfelder, J; Corti, R; Biaggi, P; Felix, C; Bettex, D; Falk, V (2012). Sichere Anwendbarkeit von 3D-Echokardiographie-Angiogrpahie Fusionstechnologie bei komplexen Mitralklappen Interventionen im Hybrid-Operationssaal. In: CURAC, Düsseldorf, 15 November 2012 - 16 November 2012.

Russ, Christoph; Gessat, Michael; Falk, Volkmar; Szekely, Gabor (2012). Rapid prototyping of silicone-based phantom models for stent simulation validation. In: 15th International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention (MICCAI), Nice, 1 October 2012 - 5 October 2012.

Hopf, Raoul; Gessat, Michael; Falk, Volkmar; Mazza, Edoardo (2012). Stent induced loading of the aortic valve complex. In: 15th International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention (MICCAI), Nice, 1 October 2012 - 5 October 2012.

Kelm, J M; Breitbach, M; Fischer, G; Odermatt, B; Agarkova, I; Fleischmann, B K; Hoerstrup, S P (2012). 3D microtissue formation of undifferentiated bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells leads to elevated apoptosis. Tissue Engineering. Part A, 18(7/8):online.

Papadimitriou, Dimitrios; Mayer, Dieter; Lachat, Mario; Pecoraro, Felice; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Pfammatter, Thomas; Ueda, Hideki; Donas, Konstantinos; Veith, Frank J; Rancic, Zoran (2012). A clampless and sutureless aortic anastomosis technique using an endograft connector for aortoiliac occlusive disease in which the aorta cannot be clamped or sewn due to calcification or scarring. Vascular, 20(5):262-267.

Prêtre, René; Dave, Hitendu; Mueller, Christoph; Kassem, Katja; Kretschmar, Oliver (2012). A new method to fenestrate the Fontan circulation. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 144(1):273-275.

Pecoraro, Felice; Pfammatter, Thomas; Lachat, Mario; Mayer, Dieter; Veith, Frank; Rancic, Zoran (2012). A new off-pump hybrid open and endovascular repair to treat ductus botalli and ascendens aneurysms. Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 46(2):172-175.

Gaemperli, O; Moccetti, M; Sürder, D; Biaggi, P; Hurlimann, D; Kretschmar, O; Buehler, I; Bettex, D; Felix, C; Luscher, T F; Falk, V; Grünenfelder, J; Corti, R (2012). Acute haemodynamic changes after percutaneous mitral valve repair: relation to mid-term outcomes. Heart, 98(2):126-132.

Cooksley-Decasper, Seraina; Reiser, Hans; Thommen, Daniela S; Biedermann, Barbara; Neidhart, Michel; Gawinecka, Joanna; Cathomas, Gieri; Franzeck, Fabian C; Wyss, Christophe; Klingenberg, Roland; Nanni, Paolo; Roschitzki, Bernd; Matter, Christian; Wolint, Petra; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Husmann, Marc; Amann-Vesti, Beatrice; Maier, Wilibald; Gay, Steffen; Lüscher, Thomas F; von Eckardstein, Arnold; Hof, Danielle (2012). Antibody phage display assisted identification of junction plakoglobin as a potential biomarker for atherosclerosis. PLoS ONE, 7(10):e47985.

Dave, H; Rosser, B; Reineke, K; Nguyen-Minh, S; Knirsch, W; Prêtre, René (2012). Aortic arch enlargement and coarctation repair through a left thoracotomy: significance of ductal perfusion. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 41(4):906-912.

Stähli, Barbara E; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Jacobs, Stephan; Falk, Volkmar; Landmesser, Ulf; Wischnewsky, Manfred B; Lüscher, Thomas F; Corti, Roberto; Maier, Willibald; Altwegg, Lukas A (2012). Assessment of inflammatory response to transfemoral transcatheter aortic valve implantation compared to transapical and surgical procedures: a pilot study. Journal of Invasive Cardiology, 24(8):407-411.

Zeisberger, Steffen; Weber, Benedikt; Hoerstrup, Simon Philipp (2012). Biobanking and cryopreservation of obstetrical cell sources for cardiovascular tissue engineering: Implications for future therapies. In: Bhattacharya, Niranjan; Stubblefiel, Philip. Human Fetal Tissue Transplantation. London Heidelberg New York Dordrecht: Springer, 423-436.

Walther, Thomas; Dhein, Stefan; Ullmann, Cris; Schneider, Katja; Bilz, Thomas; Rastan, Ardawan; Garbade, Jens; Falk, Volkmar; Emrich, Fabian C; Muth, Petra; Mohr, Friedrich W; Kostelka, Martin (2012). Cerebral protection during controlled hypoperfusion in a piglet model: Comparison of moderate (25°C) versus deep (18°C) hypothermia at various flow rates using intraoperative measurements and ex vivo investigation. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, 61(07):546-552.

Taegtmeyer, A B; Kullak-Ublick, G A; Widmer, N; Falk, V; Jetter, A (2012). Clinical Usefulness of Electronic Drug-Drug Interaction Checking in the Care of Cardiovascular Surgery Inpatients. Cardiology, 123(4):219-222.

Mayer, D; Aeschbacher, S; Pfammatter, T; Veith, F J; Norgren, L; Magnuson, A; Rancic, Z; Lachat, M; Larzon, T (2012). Complete replacement of open repair for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms by endovascular aneurysm repair: a two-center 14-year experience. Annals of Surgery, 256(5):688-696.

Veith, Frank J; Cayne, Neal S; Berland, Todd L; Mayer, Dieter; Lachat, Mario (2012). Current role for endovascular treatment of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms. Seminars in Vascular Surgery, 25(3):174-176.

Treichel, T; Gessat, M; Prietzel, T; Burgert, O (2012). DICOM for implantations-overview and application. Journal of Digital Imaging, 25(3):352-358.

Vollenweider, D; Ebneter, I; Mayer, D; Hafner, J; Steurer, J; Puhan, M A (2012). Dealing with heterogeneous populations in randomized wound trials: Challenges and potential solutions. Wound Repair and Regeneration, 20(4):466-472.

Dijkman, Petra E; Driessen-Mol, Anita; Frese, Laura; Hoerstrup, Simon P; Baaijens, Frank P T (2012). Decellularized homologous tissue-engineered heart valves as off-the-shelf alternatives to xeno- and homografts. Biomaterials, 33(18):4545-4554.

Streit, M; Mayer, Dieter; Traber, J (2012). Definitionen von Wunden: Akute und chronische Wunden. Wundmanagement:4-10.

Maisano, Francesco; Vanermen, Hugo; Seeburger, Joerg; Mack, Michael; Falk, Volkmar; Denti, Paolo; Taramasso, Maurizio; Alfieri, Ottavio (2012). Direct access transcatheter mitral annuloplasty with a sutureless and adjustable device: preclinical experience. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 42(3):524-529.

Wilhelm, Michael J; Ong, Henry H; Wehrli, Suzanne L; Li, Cheng; Tsai, Ping-Huei; Hackney, David B; Wehrli, Felix W (2012). Direct magnetic resonance detection of myelin and prospects for quantitative imaging of myelin density. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 109(24):9605-9610.

Elsherbiny, Ahmed; Högger, Dominik C; Borozadi, Meisam Khorrami; Schmidt, Christian A; Plock, Jan; Largo, Rene D; Lindenblatt, Nicole; Giovanoli, Pietro; Contaldo, Claudio (2012). EPO reverses defective wound repair in hypercholesterolaemic mice by increasing functional angiogenesis. Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery, 65(11):1559-1568.

McMurray, John J V; Adamopoulos, Stamatis; Anker, Stefan D; Auricchio, Angelo; Böhm, Michael; Dickstein, Kenneth; Falk, Volkmar; Filippatos, Gerasimos; Fonseca, Cândida; Gomez-Sanchez, Miguel Angel; Jaarsma, Tiny; Køber, Lars; Lip, Gregory Y H; Maggioni, Aldo Pietro; Parkhomenko, Alexander; Pieske, Burkert M; Popescu, Bogdan A; Rønnevik, Per K; Rutten, Frans H; Schwitter, Juerg; Seferovic, Petar; Stepinska, Janina; Trindade, Pedro T; Voors, Adriaan A; Zannad, Faiez; Zeiher, Andreas (2012). ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure 2012: The Task Force for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute and Chronic Heart Failure 2012 of the European Society of Cardiology. Developed in collaboration with the Heart Failure Association (HFA) of the ESC. European Heart Journal, 33(14):1787-1847.

McMurray, John J V; Adamopoulos, Stamatis; Anker, Stefan D; Auricchio, Angelo; Böhm, Michael; Dickstein, Kenneth; Falk, Volkmar; Filippatos, Gerasimos; Fonseca, Cândida; Gomez-Sanchez, Miguel Angel; Jaarsma, Tiny; Køber, Lars; Lip, Gregory Y H; Maggioni, Aldo Pietro; Parkhomenko, Alexander; Pieske, Burkert M; Popescu, Bogdan A; Rønnevik, Per K; Rutten, Frans H; Schwitter, Juerg; Seferovic, Petar; Stepinska, Janina; Trindade, Pedro T; Voors, Adriaan A; Zannad, Faiez; Zeiher, Andreas (2012). ESC guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure 2012: The Task Force for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute and Chronic Heart Failure 2012 of the European Society of Cardiology. Developed in collaboration with the Heart Failure Association (HFA) of the ESC. European Journal of Heart Failure, 14(8):803-869.

Falk, V (2012). Editorial comment: The danger of conversion. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 41(2):300-301.

Redlin, Matthias; Habazettl, Helmut; Boettcher, Wolfgang; Kukucka, Marian; Schoenfeld, Helge; Hetzer, Roland; Huebler, Michael (2012). Effects of a comprehensive blood-sparing approach using body weight-adjusted miniaturized cardiopulmonary bypass circuits on transfusion requirements in pediatric cardiac surgery. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 144(2):493-499.

Emmert, Maximilian Y; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Falk, Volkmar; Wilhelm, Markus J (2012). Emergency pericardiocentesis: a word of caution! Accidental transhepatic intracardiac placement of a pericardial catheter. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 42(2):e31-e32.

Starck, Christoph T; Steffel, Jan; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Plass, Andre; Mahapatra, Srijoy; Falk, Volkmar; Salzberg, Sacha P (2012). Epicardial left atrial appendage clip occlusion also provides the electrical isolation of the left atrial appendage. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 15(3):416-418.

Wollersheim, Sonja; Fedarava, Katisaryna; Huebler, Michael; Schneiderhan-Marra, Nicole; Berger, Felix; Miera, Oliver; Schmitt, Katharina R (2012). Establishment of a coculture model for studying inflammation after pediatric cardiopulmonary bypass: from bench to bedside. Journal of Interferon & Cytokine Research, 32(6):269-276.

Zbinden, A; Imhof, A; Wilhelm, M J; Ruschitzka, F; Wild, P; Bloemberg, G V; Mueller, N J (2012). Fatal outcome after heart transplantation caused by Aspergillus lentulus. Transplant Infectious Disease, 14(5):E60-E63.

Sündermann, Simon H; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Corti, Roberto; Rastan, Ardawan J; Linke, Axel; Lange, Rüdiger; Falk, Volkmar; Bleiziffer, Sabine (2012). Feasibility of the Engager™ aortic transcatheter valve system using a flexible over-the-wire design. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 42(4):e48-e52.

Weber, Benedikt. Fetal cell-based cardiovascular tissue engineered constructs for minimally invasive delivery. 2012, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science.

Kulcsár, Zsolt; Augsburger, Luca; Reymond, Philippe; Pereira, Vitor M; Hirsch, Sven; Mallik, Ajit S; Millar, John; Wetzel, Stephan G; Wanke, Isabel; Rüfenacht, Daniel A (2012). Flow diversion treatment: intra-aneurismal blood flow velocity and WSS reduction are parameters to predict aneurysm thrombosis. Acta Neurochirurgica, 154(10):1827-1834.

Kelm, Jens M; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Zürcher, Armin; Schmidt, Dörthe; Begus Nahrmann, Yvonne; Rudolph, Karl L; Weber, Benedikt; Brokopp, Chad E; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Leschka, Sebastian; Odermatt, Bernhard; Jenni, Rolf; Falk, Volkmar; Zünd, Gregor; Hoerstrup, Simon P (2012). Functionality, growth and accelerated aging of tissue engineered living autologous vascular grafts. Biomaterials, 33(33):8277-8285.

Eskes, Anne M; Brölmann, Fleur E; Sumpio, Bauer E; Mayer, Dieter; Moore, Zena; Agren, Magnus S; Hermans, Michel; Cutting, Keith; Legemate, Dink A; Ubbink, Dirk T; Vermeulen, Hester (2012). Fundamentals of randomized clinical trials in wound care: design and conduct. Wound Repair and Regeneration, 20(4):449-455.

Dreizler, T; Born, F; Lipps, C; Schulze, J; Schmid, O; Behrens, M; Botha, C A; Haimerl, G; Starck, C T (2012). Führt retrogrades autologes Primen (RAP) in Verbindung mit Modified Adult Perfusion System (MAPS) zu einer weiteren Reduktion des Fremdblutverbrauchs? Kardiotechnik, 4:85-89.

Potapov, Evgenij; Schweiger, Martin; Lehmkuhl, Elke; Vierecke, Juliane; Stepanenko, Alexander; Weng, Guyo; Pasic, Miralem; Huebler, Michael; Regitz-Zagrosek, Vera; Hetzer, Roland; Krabatsch, Thomas (2012). Gender differences during mechanical circulatory support. ASAIO Journal, 58(4):320-325.

Kambakamba, P; Lesurtel, M; Breitenstein, S; Emmert, M Y; Wilhelm, M J; Clavien, P A (2012). Giant mesenteric cystic lymphangioma of mesocolic origin in an asymptomatic adult patient. Journal of Surgical Case Reports, (6):online.

Vahanian, Alec; Alfieri, Ottavio; Andreotti, Felicita; Antunes, Manuel J; Barón-Esquivias, Gonzalo; Baumgartner, Helmut; Borger, Michael Andrew; Carrel, Thierry P; De Bonis, Michele; Evangelista, Arturo; Falk, Volkmar; Iung, Bernard; Lancellotti, Patrizio; Pierard, Luc; Price, Susanna; Schäfers, Hans-Joachim; Schuler, Gerhard; Stepinska, Janina; Swedberg, Karl; Takkenberg, Johanna; Von Oppell, Ulrich Otto; Windecker, Stephan; Zamorano, Jose Luis; Zembala, Marian (2012). Guidelines on the management of valvular heart disease (version 2012). European Heart Journal, 33(19):2451-2496.

Vahanian, Alec; Carrel, Thierry P; Falk, Volkmar; Windecker, Stephan; et al (2012). Guidelines on the management of valvular heart disease (version 2012): the Joint Task Force on the Management of Valvular Heart Disease of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS). European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 42(4):S1-S44.

Jaguszewski, Milosz; Widmer, Nicole; Ghadri, Jelena-Rima; Alibegovic, Jasmina; Gaemperli, Oliver; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Corti, Roberto; Lüscher, Thomas F; Wyss, Christophe A; Templin, Christian (2012). Haemodynamic tracing pattern reveals acute type A aortic dissection. Acute Cardiac Care, 14(3):94-95.

Salzberg, S P (2012). In patients hospitalised with acute heart failure, nesiritide, compared with placebo, is not associated with improvements in dyspnoea or 30-day rehospitalisation or mortality. Evidence-based Medicine, 17(2):53-54.

Reser, Diana; Rodriguez Cetina Biefer, Hector; Plass, André; Ruef, Christian; Seifert, Burkhardt; Bettex, Dominique; Biaggi, Patric; Falk, Volkmar; Salzberg, Sacha P (2012). Incidence of Sternal Wound Infection After Reexploration in the Intensive Care Unit and the Use of Local Gentamycin. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 94(6):2033-2037.

Salzberg, Sacha P; Emmert, Maximillan Y; Corti, Roberto; Falk, Volkmar; Grüenenfelder, Jürg (2012). Incidence, predictive factors, and prognostic value of new-onset atrial fibrillation after transcatheter aorticvalve implantation: the surgeon's comment. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 60(3):237-238.

Streit, M; Mayer, Dieter (2012). Infektionen chronischer Wunden. Wundmanagement:53-67.

Delmo Walter, Eva Maria; Huebler, Michael; Schubert, Stephan; Lehmkuhl, Hans; Weng, Yuguo; Berger, Felix; Hetzer, Roland (2012). Influence of size disparity of transplanted hearts on cardiac growth in infants and children. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 143(1):168-177.

Sündermann, Simon H; Seeburger, Joerg; Scherman, Jacques; Mohr, Friedrich Wilhelm; Falk, Volkmar (2012). Innovations in minimally invasive mitral valve pair. Surgical Technology International, 22:207-212.

Richner, Beat; Sok, Chour; Kretschmar, Oliver; Pretre, Rene; Babatasi, Gerard; Lafont, Antoine (2012). Interventional cardiology and cardiac surgery in Cambodia. Lancet, 379(9822):1197-1198.

Sahin, Ayhan; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Alkadhi, Hatem; Baumüller, Stephan; Ruef, Christian; Vogt, Peter; Plass, André; Falk, Volkmar (2012). Intramural aortic abscess mimicking chronic aortic dissection. Heart Surgery Forum, 15(3):E143-E144.

Mayer, D; Pfammatter, T; Lachat, M (2012). Juxtarenale, suprarenale und Abschnitt-IV-Aneurysmen. In: Debus, Eike Sebastian; Gross-Fengels, Walter. Operative und interventionelle Gefässmedizin. Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer, 525-550.

Sündermann, S H. Kopplungsuntersuchungen zur Identifizierung Atherosklerose assoziierter Genorte und Atherosklerosemodifizierender Faktoren in LDL-Rezeptor defizienten BALB/c und C57BL/6 Mäusen. 2012, Institut für Laboratoriumsmedizin, Klinische Chemie und Molekulare Diagnostik der Unversität Leipzig, Faculty of Medicine.

Steurer, Marc P; Steurer, Martina A; Baulig, Werner; Piegeler, Tobias; Schlapfer, Martin; Spahn, Donat R; Falk, Volkmar; Dreessen, Pamela; Theusinger, Oliver M; Schmid, Edith R; Schwartz, David; Neff, Thomas A; Beck-Schimmer, Beatrice (2012). Late pharmacologic conditioning with volatile anesthetics after cardiac surgery. Critical Care, 16(5):R191.

Alavi, Afsaneh; Mayer, Dieter; Hafner, Jürg; Sibbald, R Gary (2012). Martorell hypertensive ischemic leg ulcer: an underdiagnosed entity. Advances in Skin & Wound Care, 25(12):563-573.

Huebler, Michael; Stepanenko, Alexander; Krabatsch, Thomas; Potapov, Evgenij V; Hetzer, Roland (2012). Mechanical circulatory support of systemic ventricle in adults with transposition of great arteries. ASAIO Journal, 58(1):12-14.

Prêtre, René (2012). Minimal invasive surgery in congenital heart defects: keeping sight of our priority. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 42(6):980.

Sündermann, Simon H; Scherman, Jacques; Falk, Volkmar (2012). Minimally invasive and transcatheter techniques in high-risk cardiac surgery patients. Interventional Cardiology, 4(2):253-263.

Holzhey, David M; Rastan, Ardawan J; Falk, Volkmar; Mohr, Friedrich W (2012). Minimally invasive myocardial revascularization. In: Cohn, Lawrence H. Cardiac Surgery In The Adult. 4th Edition. New York: McGraw-Hill, 553-566.

Sündermann, S H; Falk, V; Jacobs, S (2012). Mitral valve reconstruction - timing, surgical techniques and results. Swiss Medical Weekly, 142:w13715.

Seeburger, Joerg; Falk, Volkmar; Garbade, Jens; Noack, Thilo; Kiefer, Philipp; Vollroth, Marcel; Mohr, Friedrich W; Misfeld, Martin (2012). Mitral valve surgical procedures in the elderly. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 94(6):1999-2003.

Klingenberg, Roland; Schmied, Christian; Falk, Volkmar; Lüscher, Thomas F; Zbinden, Andrea; Corti, Roberto (2012). Molecular evidence of Enterococcus faecalis in an occluding coronary thrombus from a patient with late prosthetic valve endocarditis. Clinical Research in Cardiology, 101(12):1021-1023.

Knirsch, Walter; Liamlahi, Rabia; Hug, Maja I; Hoop, Ricarda; von Rhein, Michael; Prêtre, René; Kretschmar, Oliver; Latal, Beatrice (2012). Mortality and neurodevelopmental outcome at 1 year of age comparing hybrid and Norwood procedures. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 42(1):33-39.

Haller, C M; Buerzle, W; Kivelio, A; Perrini, M; Brubaker, C E; Gubeli, R J; Mallik, A S; Weber, W; Messersmith, P B; Mazza, E; Ochsenbein-Kölble, N; Zimmermann, R; Ehrbar, M (2012). Mussel-mimetic tissue adhesive for fetal membrane repair: an ex vivo evaluation. Acta Biomaterialia, 8(12):4365-4370.

Rodriguez Cetina Biefer, Hector; Sündermann, Simon H; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Rancic, Zoran; Salzberg, Sacha P; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Falk, Volkmar; Plass, André R (2012). Negative microbiological results are not mandatory in deep sternal wound infections before wound closure. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 42(2):306-310.

Bettex, Dominique A; Felix, Christian; Lachat, Mario (2012). New techniques in endovascular surgery: Challenges for the anaesthesiologist? Anaesthesia International, 6(1):28-33.

Emmert, Maximilian Y; Falk, Volkmar (2012). Off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting in patients with impaired ventricular function. In: Raja, Shahzad G; Amrani, Mohamed. Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting: Outcomes, Concerns and Controversies. New York: Nova Biomedical, 361-376.

Emmert, Maximilian Y; Salzberg, Sacha P; Theusinger, Oliver M; Rodriguez, Hector; Sündermann, Simon; Plass, Andre; Starck, Christoph T; Seifert, Burkhardt; Baulig, Werner; Hoerstrup, Simon P; Jacobs, Stephan; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Falk, Volkmar (2012). Off-pump surgery for the poor ventricle? Heart and Vessels, 27(3):258-264.

Cavigelli-Brunner, A; Bauersfeld, U; Prêtre, René; Kretschmar, O; Oxenius, A; Valsangiacomo Büchel, Emanuela R (2012). Outcome of biventricular repair in infants with multiple left heart obstructive lesions. Pediatric Cardiology, 33(4):506-512.

Ma, Jianqiang; Wilhelm, Michael J; Smith, Jonathan M; Dai, Hai-Lung (2012). Photolysis (193 nm) of SO2: nascent product energy distribution examined through IR emission. Journal of Physical Chemistry. A, 116(1):166-173.

Weber, Benedikt; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Behr, Luc; Schoenauer, Roman; Brokopp, Chad; Drögemüller, Cord; Modregger, Peter; Stampanoni, Marco; Vats, Divya; Rudin, Markus; Bürzle, Wilfried; Farine, Marc; Mazza, Edoardo; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Zannettino, Andrew C; Zünd, Gregor; Kretschmar, Oliver; Falk, Volkmar; Hoerstrup, Simon P (2012). Prenatally engineered autologous amniotic fluid stem cell-based heart valves in the fetal circulation. Biomaterials, 33(16):4031-4043.

Djordjevic-Jocic, Jasmina; Jovanovic, Predrag; Bozic, Marija; Tasic, Aleksandar; Rancic, Zoran (2012). Prevalence and early detection of abdominal aortic aneurysm in pseudoexfoliation syndrome and pseudoexfoliation glaucoma. Current Eye Research, 37(7):617-623.

Prêtre, René; Rosser, Barbara; Mueller, Christoph; Kretschmar, Oliver; Dave, Hitendu (2012). Recycling of the pulmonary valve: an elegant solution for secondary pulmonary regurgitation in patients with tetralogy of fallot. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 94(3):850-852.

Zilla, Peter; Moodley, Loven; Scherman, Jacques; Krynauw, Hugo; Kortsmit, Jeroen; Human, Paul; Wolf, Michael F; Franz, Thomas (2012). Remodeling leads to distinctly more intimal hyperplasia in coronary than in infrainguinal vein grafts. Journal of Vascular Surgery, 55(6):1734-1741.

Charitos, Efstratios I; Takkenberg, Johanna J M; Hanke, Thorsten; Gorski, Armin; Botha, Cornelius; Franke, Ulrich; Dodge-Khatami, Ali; Hoerer, Juergen; Lange, Rudiger; Moritz, Anton; Ferrari-Kuehne, Katharina; Hetzer, Roland; Huebler, Michael; Bogers, Ad J J C; Stierle, Ulrich; Sievers, Hans-Hinrich; Hemmer, Wolfgang (2012). Reoperations on the pulmonary autograft and pulmonary homograft after the Ross procedure: An update on the German Dutch Ross Registry. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 144(4):813-823.

Abderhalden, Susanne; Rancic, Zoran; Lachat, Mario L; Pfammatter, Thomas (2012). Retrograde hypogastric artery embolization to treat iliac artery aneurysms growing after aortoiliac repair. Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, 23(7):873-877.

Reser, D; Seifert, Burkhardt; Klein, M; Dreizler, T; Hasenclever, P; Falk, V; Starck, C (2012). Retrospective analysis of outcome data with regards to the use of Phisio(R)-, Bioline(R)- or Softline(R)-coated cardiopulmonary bypass circuits in cardiac surgery. Perfusion, 27(6):530-534.

Rančić, Z; Mayer, D; Veith, F J; Lachat, M (2012). Reverse chimney or periscope: Some issues have to be addressed "Re: endovascular aneurysm repair using a reverse chimney technique in a patient with Marfan syndrome and contained ruptured chronic type B dissection". Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology, 35(3):700-701.

Boethig, D; Schreiber, C; Hazekamp, M; Blanz, U; Prêtre, René; Asfour, B; Greco, R; Alexi-Meskishvili, V; Gonçalves, A; Breymann, T (2012). Risk Factors for Distal Contegra Stenosis: Results of a Prospective European Multicentre Study. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, 60(03):195-204.

Kovačević, T; Kovačević, P; Pecoraro, F; Rancic, Z (2012). Simultaneous appearance of leukemoid reaction and phlegmasia cerulea dolens. Phlebology, 27(5):245-249.

Sündermann, Simon H; Falk, Volkmar (2012). Spezifische Untersuchungen vor Herzoperationen. In: Largiadèr, Felix; Saeger, Hans-Detlev; Keel, Marius. Checkliste Chirurgie. Stuttgart, New York: Thieme, 236-251.

Fröhlich, Georg Marcus; Rufibach, Kaspar; Enseleit, Frank; Wolfrum, Mathias; von Babo, Michelle; Frank, Michelle; Berli, Reto; Hermann, Mathias; Holzmeister, Johannes; Wilhelm, Markus; Falk, Volkmar; Noll, Georg; Lüscher, Thomas F; Ruschitzka, Frank (2012). Statins and the risk of cancer after heart transplantation. Circulation, 126(4):440-447.

Emmert, Maximilian Y; Weber, Benedikt; Wolint, Petra; Behr, Luc; Sammut, Sebastien; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Frese, Laura; Scherman, Jacques; Brokopp, Chad E; Templin, Christian; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Zünd, Gregor; Falk, Volkmar; Hoerstrup, Simon P (2012). Stem cell-based transcatheter aortic valve implantation: first experiences in a pre-clinical model. JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions, 5(8):874-883.

Weber, Benedikt; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Hoerstrup, Simon P (2012). Stem cells for heart valve regeneration. Swiss Medical Weekly, 142:w13622.

Padalino, Massimo A; Vida, Vladimiro L; Boccuzzo, Giovanna; Tonello, Marco; Sarris, George E; Berggren, Hakan; Comas, Juan V; Di Carlo, Duccio; Di Donato, Roberto M; Ebels, Tjark; Hraska, Viktor; Jacobs, Jeffrey P; Gaynor, J William; Metras, Dominique; Pretre, Rene; Pozzi, Marco; Rubay, Jean; Sairanen, Heikki; Schreiber, Christian; Maruszewski, Bohdan; Basso, Cristina; Stellin, Giovanni (2012). Surgery for primary cardiac tumors in children: early and late results in a multicenter European Congenital Heart Surgeons Association study. Circulation, 126(1):22-30.

Mayer, Dieter (2012). Surgical management of venous leg ulcers. In: Granick, Mark S; Téot, Luc. Surgical Wound Healing and Management. Colchester, Essex: Informa Healthcare, 120-127.

Davies, Neil H; Schmidt, Christian; Bezuidenhout, Deon; Zilla, Peter (2012). Sustaining neovascularization of a scaffold through staged release of vascular endothelial growth factor-A and platelet-derived growth factor-BB. Tissue Engineering. Part A, 18(1-2):26-34.

Prêtre, René (2012). The congenital database and the Streif in Kitzbuhel. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 42(5):763-765.

Rancic, Z; Pecoraro, F; Pfammatter, T; Banzic, I; Klein, H; Kyriakidis, K; Mayer, D; Lachat, M (2012). The use of Endurant stent-graft for abdominal aortic aneurysm: the story about extension of Instruction for Use with persistent good results of stent-graft latest generation. Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery, 53(5):579-594.

Puippe, G D; Winklehner, A; Hasenclever, P; Plass, A; Frauenfelder, T; Baumueller, S (2012). Thoraco-abdominal high-pitch dual-source CT angiography: Experimental evaluation of injection protocols with an anatomical human vascular phantom. European Journal of Radiology, 81(10):2592-2596.

Cummings, I; George, S; Kelm, J; Schmidt, D; Emmert, M Y; Weber, B; Zünd, G; Hoerstrup, S P (2012). Tissue-engineered vascular graft remodeling in a growing lamb model: expression of matrix metalloproteinases. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 41(1):167-172.

Emmert, M Y; Salzberg, S P; Cetina Biefer, H R; Sündermann, S H; Seifert, Burkhardt; Grünenfelder, J; Jacobs, S; Falk, V (2012). Total arterial off-pump surgery provides excellent outcomes and does not compromise complete revascularization. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 41(4):e25-e31.

Dijkman, Petra E; Driessen-Mol, Anita; de Heer, Linda M; Kluin, Jolanda; van Herwerden, Lex A; Odermatt, Berhard; Baaijens, Frank P T; Hoerstrup, Simon P (2012). Trans-apical versus surgical implantation of autologous ovine tissue-engineered heart valves. Journal of Heart Valve Disease, 21(5):670-678.

Sündermann, Simon H; Falk, Volkmar (2012). Transapical aortic valve implantation with anatomically oriented prostheses. Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 1(2):176-181.

Falk, Volkmar; Walther, Thomas (2012). Transcatheter aortic valve implantation. In: Inderbitzi, Rolf Gilbert Carl; Schmid, Ralph Alexander; Melfi, Franca M A; Casula, Roberto Pasquale. Minimally Invasive Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery. Berlin Heidelberg: Springer, 465-484.

Jaguszewski, Milosz; Gaemperli, Oliver; Kretschmar, Oliver; Greutmann, Matthias; Grünenfelder, Jurg; Corti, Roberto (2012). Transcatheter embolization of multiple intra-pulmonary arterio-venous fistulae with Amplatzer vascular plugs. European Heart Journal, 33(21):2749.

Templin, Christian; Zweigerdt, Robert; Schwanke, Kristin; Olmer, Ruth; Ghadri, Jelena-Rima; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Müller, Ennio; Küest, Silke M; Cohrs, Susan; Schibli, Roger; Kronen, Peter W; Hilbe, Monika; Reinisch, Andreas; Strunk, Dirk; Haverich, Axel; Hoerstrup, Simon; Lüscher, Thomas F; Kaufmann, Philipp A; Landmesser, Ulf; Martin, Ulrich (2012). Transplantation and tracking of human-induced pluripotent stem cells in a pig model of myocardial infarction: assessment of cell survival, engraftment, and distribution by hybrid single photon emission computed tomography/computed tomography of sodium iodide symporter transgene expression. Circulation, 126(4):430-439.

Starck, Christoph Thomas; Zientara, Alicja; Alkadhi, Hatem; Falk, Volkmar (2012). Uncommon cause of ventricular tachycardia in a patient with a giant pseudoaneurysm of the ascending aorta. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, 61(07):603-605.

Donas, K P; Pecoraro, F; Torsello, G; Lachat, M; Austermann, M; Mayer, D; Panuccio, G; Rancic, Z (2012). Use of covered chimney stents for pararenal aortic pathologies is safe and feasible with excellent patency and low incidence of endoleaks. Journal of Vascular Surgery, 55(3):659-665.

Falk, V (2012). Valvular disease in 2011: Breakthrough for intervention? Nature Reviews. Cardiology, 9(2):77-78.

Donati, O F; Alkadhi, H; Scheffel, H; Kuehnel, C; Hennemuth, A; Wyss, C; Azemaj, N; Plass, A; Kozerke, S; Falk, V; Leschka, S; Stolzmann, P (2011). 3D fusion of functional cardiac magnetic resonance imaging and computed tomography coronary angiography: accuracy and added clinical value. Investigative Radiology, 46(5):331-340.

Pecoraro, F; Rancic, Z; Mayer, D; Pfammatter, T; Lachat, M (2011). Acute aortic dissection: a case report showing penetrating thoracic aortic ulcer and infrarenal aortic rupture. Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine, 12(9):655-656.

Feuchtner, G; Goetti, R; Plass, A; Wieser, M; Scheffel, H; Wyss, C; Stolzmann, P; Donati, O F; Schnabl, J; Falk, V; Alkadhi, H; Leschka, S; Cury, R C (2011). Adenosine stress high-pitch 128-slice dual-source myocardial computed tomography perfusion for imaging of reversible myocardial ischemia: comparison with magnetic resonance imaging. Circulation, 4(5):540-549.

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Schullerer, D; Emmert, M Y; Jacobs, S; Plass, A (2011). Aneurysm of coronary sinus of Valsalva can rupture anytime! Heart Surgery Forum, 14(3):E210-E211.

Emmert, M Y; Seifert, B; Wilhelm, M J; Grünenfelder, J; Falk, V; Salzberg, S P (2011). Aortic no-touch technique makes the difference in off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 142(6):1499-1506.

Karar, M E; Merk, D R; Chalopin, C; Walther, T; Falk, V; Burgert, O (2011). Aortic valve prosthesis tracking for transapical aortic valve implantation. International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, 6(5):583-590.

Wilhelm, M J; Syburra, T; Furrer, L; Frielingsdorf, J; Odavic, D; Graves, K; Genoni, M (2011). Avoidance of Aortic Side-Clamping for Proximal Bypass Anastomoses: Better Short-term Outcome? The Heart Surgery Forum, 14(6):E360-E365.

Maisano, F; Cioni, M; Seeburger, J; Falk, V; Mohr, F W; Mack, M J; Alfieri, O; Vanermen, H (2011). Beating-heart implantation of adjustable length mitral valve chordae: acute and chronic experience in an animal model. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 40(4):840-847.

Zeisberger, S M; Schulz, J C; Mairhofer, M; Ponsaerts, P; Wouters, G; Doerr, D; Katsen-Globa, A; Ehrbar, M; Hescheler, J; Hoerstrup, S P; Zisch, A H; Kolbus, A; Zimmermann, H (2011). Biological and physicochemical characterization of a serum- and xeno-free chemically defined cryopreservation procedure for adult human progenitor cells. Cell Transplantation, 20(8):1241-1257.

Stolzmann, P; Alkadhi, H; Scheffel, H; Plass, A; Leschka, S; Falk, V; Kozerke, S; Wyss, C; Donati, O F (2011). Combining cardiac magnetic resonance and computed tomography coronary calcium scoring: added value for the assessment of morphological coronary disease? International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging, 27(7):969-977.

Mayer, D; Rancic, Z; Meier, C; Pfammatter, T; Wilhelm, M J; Veith, F J; Lachat, M (2011). Comment on "Intra-abdominal hypertension and abdominal compartment syndrome after endovascular repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm". European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 42(5):712.

Sarkis, V; Sreeram, N; Trieschmann, U; Ben Mime, L; Bennink, G (2011). Comparison of arrhythmia incidence after the extracardiac conduit versus the intracardiac lateral tunnel Fontan completion. International Journal of Cardiology, 146(2):258-259.

Früh, S; Knirsch, W; Dodge-Khatami, A; Dave, H; Prêtre, René; Kretschmar, O (2011). Comparison of surgical and interventional therapy of native and recurrent aortic coarctation regarding different age groups during childhood. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 39(6):898-904.

Rancic, Z; Pecoraro, F; Veith, F J; Mayer, D; Lachat, M (2011). Complete Renovisceral Debranching and EVAR for thoracoabdominal aort aneurysm. In: Becquemin, J P. Controversis and Updates in Vascular Surgery 2011. Torino: Edizioni Minerva Medica, ?-?.

Sündermann, S; Dademasch, A; Praetorius, J; Kempfert, J; Dewey, T; Falk, V; Mohr, F W; Walther, T (2011). Comprehensive assessment of frailty for elderly high-risk patients undergoing cardiac surgery. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 39(1):33-37.

Baumueller, S; Alkadhi, H; Stolzmann, P; Frauenfelder, T; Goetti, R; Schertler, T; Plass, A; Falk, V; Feuchtner, G; Scheffel, H; Desbiolles, L; Leschka, S (2011). Computed tomography of the lung in the high-pitch mode: Is breath holding still required? Investigative Radiology, 46(4):240-245.

Ehl, N F; Sündermann, S; Geyer, R; Thies, S; Epp, C; Weilenmann, D; Falk, V; Joerg, L; Rickli, H; Maeder, M T (2011). Constrictive pericarditis presenting as a large mediastinal mass causing functional tricuspid and pulmonary stenosis. Circulation, 124(19):e487-e491.

Donati, O F; Stolzmann, P; Desbiolles, L; Leschka, S; Kozerke, S; Plass, A; Wyss, C; Falk, V; Marincek, B; Alkadhi, H; Scheffel, H (2011). Coronary artery disease: Which degree of coronary artery stenosis is indicative of ischemia? European Journal of Radiology, 80(1):120-126.

Burkhardt, R; Sündermann, S; Ludwig, D; Ceglarek, U; Holdt, L M; Thiery, J; Teupser, D (2011). Cosegregation of aortic root atherosclerosis and intermediate lipid phenotypes on chromosomes 2 and 8 in an intercross of C57BL/6 and BALBc/ByJ low-density lipoprotein receptor-/- mice. Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology, 31(4):775-784.

Gessat, M; Altwegg, L; Frauenfelder, T; Plass, A; Falk, V (2011). Cubic hermite bezier spline based reconstruction of implanted aortic valve stents from CT images. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Conference Proceedings, 2011:2667-2670.

Goetti, R; Feuchtner, G; Stolzmann, P; Donati, O F; Wieser, M; Plass, A; Frauenfelder, T; Leschka, S; Alkadhi, H (2011). Delayed enhancement imaging of myocardial viability: low-dose high-pitch CT versus MRI. European Radiology, 21(10):2091-2099.

Emmert, M Y; Weber, B; Theusinger, O M; Hoerstrup, S P; Falk, V; Grünenfelder, J; Plass, A (2011). Delayed two-step free wall rupture of the right and left ventricular wall after myocardial infarction. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, 59(4):248-250.

Plass, André. Die Rolle der Bildgebung in der Herzchirurgie. 2011, University of Zurich, Faculty of Medicine.

Studer, S. Die Wirkung von Aspirin auf die Durchgängigkeit koronarer Bypassgrafts wird möglicherweise überschätzt. 2011, University of Zurich, Faculty of Medicine.

Schoenauer, R; Emmert, M Y; Felley, A; Ehler, E; Brokopp, C E; Weber, B; Nemir, M; Faggian, G G; Pedrazzini, T; Falk, V; Hoerstrup, S P; Agarkova, I (2011). EH-myomesin splice isoform is a novel marker for dilated cardiomyopathy. Basic Research in Cardiology, 106(2):233-247.

Falk, V (2011). Editorial comment: Why do it the easy way? European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 39(5):641-642.

Weber, B; Schoenauer, R; Papadopulos, F; Modregger, P; Peter, S; Stampanoni, M; Mauri, A; Mazza, E; Gorelik, J; Agarkova, I; Frese, L; Breymann, C; Kretschmar, O; Hoerstrup, S P (2011). Engineering of living autologous human umbilical cord cell-based septal occluder membranes using composite PGA-P4HB matrices. Biomaterials, 32(36):9630-9641.

Goetti, R; Alkadhi, H; Plass, A; Feuchtner, G (2011). Evaluation of cardiac morphology, function, and perfusion at low radiation dose before mitral valve surgery. Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, 5(4):271-272.

Sippel, K; Mayer, D; Ballmer, B; Dragieva, G; Läuchli, S; French, L E; Hafner, J (2011). Evidence that venous hypertension causes stasis dermatitis. Phlebology, 26(8):361-365.

Stöhr, F; Emmert, M Y; Lachat, M; Stocker, R; Maggiorini, M; Falk, V; Wilhelm, M J (2011). Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for acute respiratory distress syndrome: is the configuration mode an important predictor for the outcome? Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 12(5):676-680.

Huttner, B; Reineke, T; Wilhelm, M J; Karrer, U (2011). Fatal cytomegalovirus pneumonitis and ileitis in a patient with a cardiac assist device. American Surgeon, 77(9):E182-E183.

Weber, B; Emmert, M Y; Behr, L; Brokopp, C E; Frauenfelder, T; Kretschmar, O; Falk, V; Hoerstrup, S P (2011). Fetal trans-apical stent delivery into the pulmonary artery: prospects for prenatal heart-valve implantation. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 41(2):398-403.

Heye, Pascal. Human adult spermatogonial stem cells for autologous cardiovascular tissue engineering. 2011, University of Zurich, Faculty of Medicine.

Theusinger, O M; Wanner, G A; Emmert, M Y; Billeter, A; Eismon, J; Seifert, Burkhardt; Simmen, H P; Spahn, D R; Baulig, W (2011). Hyperfibrinolysis diagnosed by rotational thromboelastometry (ROTEM®) is associated with higher mortality in patients with severe trauma. Anesthesia and Analgesia, 113(5):1003-1012.

Merk, D R; Karar, M E; Chalopin, C; Holzhey, D; Falk, V; Mohr, F W; Burgert, O (2011). Image-guided transapical aortic valve implantation: sensorless tracking of stenotic valve landmarks in live fluoroscopic images. Innovations, 6(4):231-236.

Emmert, M Y; Wilhelm, M J; Frauenfelder, T; Weber, B; Hoerstrup, S P; Falk, V (2011). Impressive left ventricular pseudoaneurysm mimicking a pericardial tamponade 5 years after mitral valve replacement for endocarditis. European Heart Journal, 32(14):1820.

Weber, B; Scherman, J; Emmert, M Y; Grünenfelder, J; Verbeek, R; Bracher, M; Black, M; Kortsmit, J; Franz, T; Schoenauer, R; Baumgartner, L; Brokopp, C E; Agarkova, I; Wolint, P; Zund, G; Falk, V; Zilla, P; Hoerstrup, S P (2011). Injectable living marrow stromal cell-based autologous tissue engineered heart valves: first experiences with a one-step intervention in primates. European Heart Journal, 32(22):2830-2840.

Emmert, M Y; Salzberg, S P; Seifert, B; Rodriguez, H; Plass, A; Hoerstrup, S P; Grünenfelder, J; Falk, V (2011). Is off-pump superior to conventional coronary artery bypass grafting in diabetic patients with multivessel disease. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 40(1):233-239.

Hafner, J; Böni, Thomas; Calcagni, M; Jacomella, V; Läuchli, S; Rüttimann, B; Siegrist, B; Stössel, B; Mayer, D (2011). Klinisch relevante Differenzialdiagnosen. Therapeutische Umschau, 68(3):139-147.

Kölliker, Jeannette. Langzeitresultate von 44 Patienten mit tiefen (Szilagyi Grad III)Wundinfektionen mit Beteiligung von Arterien oder Grafts unter „Vacuum assisted closure“ Therapie von 2002 bis 2009. 2011, University of Zurich, Faculty of Medicine.

Seeburger, J; Diegeler, A; Dossche, K; Lange, R; Mohr, F W; Schreiber, C; Vanermen, H; Falk, V (2011). Live broadcasting in cardiac surgery does not increase the operative risk. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 40(2):367-371.

Mayer, D; Hasse, B; Koelliker, J; Enzler, M; Veith, F J; Rancic, Z; Lachat, M (2011). Long-term results of vascular graft and artery preserving treatment with negative pressure wound therapy in Szilagyi grade III infections justify a paradigm shift. Annals of Surgery, 254(5):754-759; discussion 760.

Radovanovic, M; Radojkovic, M; Stojanovic, M; Ristic, S; Stanojevic, G; Jeremic, L; Siric, Z; Rancic, Z; Ilic, B (2011). Malignant biliary stenosis treated with two percutaneous stents - case report. Chirurgia, 106(5):649-652.

Salzberg, S P; Toolbom, H (2011). Management of the left atrial appendage. Multimedia Manual Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 2011(1118):004432.

Baumueller, Stephan; Nguyen, Thi D; Goetti, Robert P; Lachat, Mario; Seifert, Burkhardt; Pfammatter, Thomas; Frauenfelder, Thomas (2011). Maximum Diameter Measurements of Aortic Aneurysms on Axial CT Images After Endovascular Aneurysm Repair: Sufficient for Follow-up? Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology, 34(6):1182-1189.

Knirsch, W; Quandt, D; Dave, H; Prêtre, René; Kretschmar, O (2011). Mid-term follow-up of interventional closure of atrial septal defect using Solysafe™ Septal Occluder - impact of standardized fluoroscopy for complication detection. International Journal of Cardiology, 152(1):127-128.

Mayer, Dieter; Rancic, Zoran; Wilhelm, M J; Lachat, Mario; Veith, Frank J (2011). Minimal-invasiver Zugang für EVAR. Chirurgisch oder rein interventionell? Gefässchirurgie, 16(3):168-172.

Cheng, D C H; Martin, J; Lal, A; Diegeler, A; Folliguet, T A; Nifong, L W; Perier, P; Raanani, E; Smit, J M; Seeburger, J; Falk, V (2011). Minimally Invasive Versus Conventional Open Mitral Valve Surgery: A Meta-Analysis and Systematic Review. Innovations, 6(2):84-103.

Falk, V; Cheng, D C H; Martin, J; Diegeler, A; Folliguet, T A; Nifong, L W; Perier, P; Raanani, E; Smith, J M; Seeburger, J (2011). Minimally Invasive Versus Open Mitral Valve Surgery: A Consensus Statement of the International Society of Minimally Invasive Coronary Surgery (ISMICS) 2010. Innovations, 6(2):66-76.

Franzen, O; van der Heyden, J; Baldus, S; Schlüter, M; Schillinger, W; Butter, C; Hoffmann, R; Corti, R; Pedrazzini, G; Swaans, M J; Neuss, M; Rudolph, V; Sürder, D; Grünenfelder, J; Eulenburg, C; Reichenspurner, H; Meinertz, T; Auricchio, A (2011). MitraClip® therapy in patients with end-stage systolic heart failure. European Journal of Heart Failure, 13(5):569-576.

Karar, M E; John, M; Holzhey, D; Falk, V; Mohr, F W; Burgert, O (2011). Model-updated image-guided minimally invasive off-pump transcatheter aortic valve implantation. In: Fichtinger, G; Martel, A; Peters, T. Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention – MICCAI. Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer, 275-282.

Pecoraro, F; Pfammatter, T; Mayer, D; Frauenfelder, T; Papadimitriou, D; Hechelhammer, L; Veith, F J; Lachat, M; Rancic, Z (2011). Multiple periscope and chimney grafts to treat ruptured thoracoabdominal and pararenal aortic aneurysms. Journal of Endovascular Therapy, 18(5):642-649.

Falk, V; Taggart, D P (2011). NICE guidance for off-pump CABG: turn off the pump. Heart, 97(21):1731-1733.

Schurr, U P; Berdajs, D A; Bode, B; Dzemali, O; Emmert, M Y; Genoni, M (2011). No association between herpes simplex virus 1 and cardiac myxoma. Swiss Medical Weekly, 141:w13223.

Emmert, M Y; Salzberg, S P; Seifert, Burkhardt; Schurr, U P; Theusinger, O M; Hoerstrup, S P; Reuthebuch, O; Genoni, M (2011). Off-pump surgery is not a contraindication for patients with a severely decreased ejection fraction. Heart Surgery Forum, 14(5):E302-E306.

Sündermann, S; Dademasch, A; Rastan, A; Praetorius, J; Rodriguez, H; Walther, T; Mohr, F W; Falk, V (2011). One-year follow-up of patients undergoing elective cardiac surgery assessed with the Comprehensive Assessment of Frailty test and its simplified form. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 13(2):119-123.

de Vaal, M H; Neville, J; Litow, M; Scherman, J; Zilla, P; Franz, T (2011). Patient-specific prediction of intrinsic mechanical loadings on sub-muscular pectoral pacemaker implants based on an inter-species transfer function. Journal of Biomechanics, 44(14):2525-2531.

Sürder, D; Altwegg, L; Hürlimann, D; Felix, C; Grünenfelder, J; Corti, R (2011). Percutaneous double valve intervention. European Heart Journal, 32(5):636.

Chu, M W A; Falk, V; Mohr, F W; Walther, T (2011). Percutaneous endoscopic transapical aortic valve implantation: three experimental transcatheter models. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 13(3):251-256.

Sreeram, N; Ben Mime, L; Bennink, G (2011). Pericardial patch valve in the tricuspid position in an infant. Cardiology in the Young, 21(4):458-459.

Emmert, M Y; Prêtre, René; Ruschitzka, F; Krähenmann, F; Falk, V; Wilhelm, M J (2011). Peripartum cardiomyopathy with cardiogenic shock: recovery after prolactin inhibition and mechanical support. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 91(1):274-276.

Emmert, M Y; Sündermann, S; Falk, V; Wilhelm, M J (2011). Port implantation into the aortic arch: an unusual complication requiring urgent cardiac surgery. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 39(4):611.

Ender, J; Eibel, S; Mukherjee, C; Mathioudakis, D; Borger, M A; Jacobs, S; Mohr, F W; Falk, V (2011). Prediction of the annuloplasty ring size in patients undergoing mitral valve repair using real-time three-dimensional transoesophageal echocardiography. European Journal of Echocardiography, 12(6):445-453.

Stolzmann, P; Goetti, R; Baumueller, S; Plass, A; Falk, V; Scheffel, H; Feuchtner, G; Marincek, B; Alkadhi, H; Leschka, S (2011). Prospective and retrospective ECG-gating for CT coronary angiography perform similarly accurate at low heart rates. European Journal of Radiology, 79(1):85-91.

Feuchtner, G M; Spoeck, A; Lessick, J; Dichtl, W; Plass, A; Leschka, S; Mueller, S; Klauser, A; Scheffel, H; Wolf, F; Jaschke, W; Alkadhi, H (2011). Quantification of aortic regurgitant fraction and volume with multi-detector computed tomography comparison with echocardiography. Academic Radiology, 18(3):334-42.

Till, K; Dave, H; Comber, M; Bauersfeld, U; Prêtre, René (2011). Realignment of the ventricular septum using partial direct closure of the ventricular septal defect in Tetralogy of Fallot. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 40(4):1016-1019.

Donas, K P; Lachat, M; Veith, F J; Mayer, D (2011). Regarding the commentary for "novel sutureless telescoping anastomosis revascularization technique of supra-aortic vessels to simplify combined open endovascular procedures in the treatment of aortic arch pathologies". Journal of Vascular Surgery, 54(1):285.

Theusinger, O M; Baulig, W; Seifert, Burkhardt; Emmert, M Y; Spahn, D R; Asmis, L M (2011). Relative concentrations of haemostatic factors and cytokines in solvent/detergent-treated and fresh-frozen plasma. British Journal of Anaesthesia, 106(4):505-511.

Sündermann, S; Salzberg, S P (2011). Renaissance der Bypasschirurgie. Praxis, 100(1):23-28.

Plass, A (2011). Reply to Bedi. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 39(2):283.

Emmert, M Y; Falk, V; Salzberg, S P (2011). Reply to Raja SG. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 40(6):1550.

Lachat, M; Pfammatter, T; Witzke, H J; Bettex, D; Künzli, A; Wolfensberger, U; Turina, M I (2011). Reprinted article "Endovascular repair with bifurcated stent-grafts under local anaesthesia to improve outcome of ruptured aortoiliac aneurysms". European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 42(Sup 1):S86-S93.

Salzberg, S P; Emmert, M Y; Starck, C T; Landmesser, U E (2011). Review of the field of left atrial appendage occlusion devices. Franco CH096-098, University of Zurich.

Dave, H; Mueggler, O; Comber, M; Enodien, B; Nikolaou, G; Bauersfeld, U; Jenni, R; Bettex, D; Prêtre, René (2011). Risk factor analysis of 170 single-institutional contegra implantations in pulmonary position. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 91(1):195-302; discussion 202.

Emmert, M Y; Prêtre, René; Sündermann, S; Weber, B; Bettex, D A; Hoerstrup, S P; Falk, V (2011). Severe traumatic tricuspid insufficiency detected 10 years after blunt chest trauma. Clinical Research in Cardiology, 100(2):177-179.

Starck, C T; Salzberg, S P; Grünenfelder, J; Kofidis, T; Holzmeister, J; Falk, V (2011). Sondenextraktionen - eine anspruchsvolle Aufgabe. Cardiovascular Medicine, 14(7-8):213-221.

Sibbald, R G; Goodman, L; Woo, K Y; Krasner, D L; Smart, H; Tariq, G; Ayello, E A; Burrell, R E; Keast, D H; Mayer, D; Norton, L; Salcido, R S (2011). Special considerations in wound bed preparation 2011: an update©. Advances in Skin and Wound Care, 24(9):415-436; quiz 437-438.

Plass, A; Emmert, M Y; Pilsl, M; Salzberg, S P; Genoni, M; Falk, V; Grünenfelder, J (2011). Sternal plate closure: indications, surgical procedure and follow-up. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, 59(1):30-33.

Emmert, M Y; Wilhelm, M J; Felix, C; Falk, V (2011). Subtotal aortic occlusion due to dehiscence of a supracoronary graft 10 years after surgery for acute type A dissection. European Heart Journal, 32(3):377.

Plass, A; Emmert, M Y; Gaemperli, O; Alkadhi, H; Kaufmann, P; Falk, V; Grünenfelder, J (2011). The potential value of hybrid positron emission tomography/dual-source computed tomography imaging in coronary bypass surgery. Heart Surgery Forum, 14(5):E283-E290.

Emmert, Maximilian Y. The use of stem cells and minimally invasive implantation techniques for the development of clinically relevant heart valve tissue engineering concepts. 2011, University of Zurich, Faculty of Medicine.

Jacobs, S; Gessat, M; Walther, T; Falk, V (2011). Three-dimensional template-based planning for transapical aortic valve implantation. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 141(6):1541-1543.

Emmert, M Y; Weber, B; Behr, L; Frauenfelder, T; Brokopp, C E; Grünenfelder, J; Falk, V; Hoerstrup, S P (2011). Transapical aortic implantation of autologous marrow stromal cell-based tissue-engineered heart valves: first experiences in the systemic circulation. JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions, 4(7):822-823.

Falk, V; Walther, T; Schwammenthal, E; Strauch, J; Aicher, D; Wahlers, T; Schäfers, J; Linke, A; Mohr, F W (2011). Transapical aortic valve implantation with a self-expanding anatomically oriented valve. European Heart Journal, 32(7):878-887.

Stähli, B E; Bünzli, R; Grünenfelder, J; Bühler, I; Felix, C; Bettex, D; Biaggi, P; Tanner, F C; Nguyen-Kim, D L; Plass, A; Ge, H; Falk, V; Lüscher, T F; Corti, R; Maier, W; Altwegg, L A (2011). Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) outcome according to standardized endpoint definitions by the valve academic research consortium (VARC). Journal of Invasive Cardiology, 23(8):307-312.

Gessat, M; Frauenfelder, T; Altwegg, L; Grünenfelder, J; Falk, V (2011). Transcatheter aortic valve implantation. Role of imaging. Aswan Heart Centre Science & Practice Series, 2011(1):3.

Flammer Anikpeh, Y; Keller, P; Bloemberg, G V; Grünenfelder, J; Zinkernagel, A (2010). Spacecraft bacterium, Paenibacillus pasadenensis, causing wound infection in humans. BMJ Case Reports:bcr.06.2010.3058.

Karlo, C A; Leschka, S; Goetti, R P; Feuchtner, G; Desbiolles, L; Stolzmann, P; Plass, A; Falk, V; Marincek, B; Alkadhi, H; Baumüller, S (2010). High-pitch dual-source CT angiography of the aortic valve-aortic root complex without ECG-synchronization. European Radiology, 21(1):205-212.

Emmert, M Y; Emmert, L S; Martinez, E C; Lee, C N; Kofidis, T (2010). Off-pump coronary bypass surgery is safe in patients with a low ejection fraction (< or =25%). Heart Surgery Forum, 13(3):E136-E142.

Scheffel, H; Stolzmann, P; Alkadhi, H; Azemaj, N; Plass, A; Baumueller, S; Desbiolles, L; Leschka, S; Kozerke, S; Falk, V; Boesiger, P; Wyss, C; Marincek, B; Donati, O F (2010). Low-dose CT and cardiac MR for the diagnosis of coronary artery disease: accuracy of single and combined approaches. International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging, 26(5):579-590.

Emmert, M Y; Salzberg, S P; Felix, C; Felder, J G; Falk, V (2010). Survival after acute and complete occlusion of left main stem. Asian Cardiovascular & Thoracic Annals, 18(3):315.

Syburra, T; Lachat, M; Genoni, M; Wilhelm, M J (2010). Fatal outcome of recombinant factor VIIa in heart transplantation with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 89(5):1643-1645.

Syburra, T; Schurr, U; Rahn, M; Graves, K; Genoni, M (2010). Gold-coated pacemaker implantation after allergic reactions to pacemaker compounds. Europace, 12(5):749-750.

Stolzmann, P; Alkadhi, H; Scheffel, H; Hennemuth, A; Kuehnel, C; Baumueller, S; Kozerke, S; Falk, V; Marincek, B; Donati, O F (2010). Image fusion of coronary CT angiography and cardiac perfusion MRI: a pilot study. European Radiology, 20(5):1174-1179.

Salzberg, S P; Plass, A; Emmert, M Y; Desbiolles, L; Alkadhi, H; Grünenfelder, J; Genoni, M (2010). Left atrial appendage clip occlusion: Early clinical results. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 139(5):1269-1274.

Rancic, Z; Pfammatter, T; Lachat, M; Hechelhammer, L; Frauenfelder, T; Veith, F J; Criado, F J; Mayer, Dr (2010). Periscope graft to extend distal landing zone in ruptured thoracoabdominal aneurysms with short distal necks. Journal of Vascular Surgery, 51(5):1293-1296.

Donas, K P; Rancic, Z; Frauenfelder, T; Ueda, H; Lachat, M; Veith, F J; Mayer, D (2010). Sutureless telescoping aortic anastomotic technique for hybrid surgical treatment of aortoiliac occlusive disease. Journal of Endovascular Therapy, 17(2):251-254.

Girdauskas, E; Kuntze, T; Borger, M A; Röhrich, K; Schmitt, D; Fassl, J; Falk, V; Mohr, F W (2010). Acute respiratory dysfunction after surgery for acute type A aortic dissection. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 37(3):691-696.

Pedretti, M; Rancic, Z; Soltermann, A; Herzog, B A; Schliemann, C; Lachat, M; Neri, D; Kaufmann, P A (2010). Comparative immunohistochemical staining of atherosclerotic plaques using F16, F8 and L19: Three clinical-grade fully human antibodies. Atherosclerosis, 208(2):382-389.

Loganathan, S; Nieh, C C; Emmert, M Y; Woitek, F; Martinez, E C; Muecke, S; Lee, C N; Kofidis, T (2010). Off-pump versus on-pump coronary artery bypass procedures:postoperative renal complications in an Asian population. Annals, Academy of Medicine, Singapore (AAMS), 39(2):112-116.

Bezuidenhout, D; Davies, N; Black, M; Schmidt, C; Oosthuysen, A; Zilla, P (2010). Covalent surface heparinization potentiates porous polyurethane scaffold vascularization. Journal of Biomaterials Applications, 24(5):401-418.

Rancic, Z; Mayer, D; Pfammatter, T; Frauenfelder, T; Falk, V; Ueda, H; Lachat, M; Veith, F J (2010). A new sutureless telescoping anastomotic technique for major aortic branch revascularization with minimal dissection and ischemia. Annals of Surgery, 252(5):884-889.

Kelm, J M; Lorber, V; Snedeker, J G; Schmidt, D; Broggini-Tenzer, A; Weisstanner, M; Odermatt, B; Mol, A; Zünd, G; Hoerstrup, S P (2010). A novel concept for scaffold-free vessel tissue engineering: self-assembly of microtissue building blocks. Journal of Biotechnology, 148(1):46-55.

Mayer, D; Veith, F J; Lachat, M; Pfammatter, T; Hechelhammer, L; Rancic, Z (2010). Abdominal compartment syndrome. Minerva Chirurgica, 65(3):329-346.

Zuercher, A A. Aging and remodeling process of tissue engineered pulmonary arteries in a growing sheep model. 2010, University of Zurich, Faculty of Medicine.

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Alkadhi, H; Leschka, S; Trindade, P T; Feuchtner, G; Stolzmann, P; Plass, A; Baumueller, S (2010). Cardiac CT for the differentiation of bicuspid and tricuspid aortic valves: comparison with echocardiography and surgery. American Journal of Roentgenology, 195(4):900-908.

MacLaren, G; Cove, M; Kofidis, T (2010). Central extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for septic shock in an adult with H1N1 influenza. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 90(3):e34-e35.

Hafner, J; Mayer, D; Amann, B; French, L E; Läuchli, S; Hofer, T; Ramelet, A A; Jeanneret, C (2010). Chronisch venöse Insuffizienz bei postthrombotischem Syndrom und Varikose. Praxis, 99(20):1195-1202.

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Lachat, M; Frauenfelder, T; Mayer, D; Pfiffner, R; Veith, F J; Rancic, Z; Pfammatter, T (2010). Complete endovascular renal and visceral artery revascularization and exclusion of a ruptured type IV thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm. Journal of Endovascular Therapy, 17(2):216-220.

Thiele, H; Falk, V (2010). Coronary artery bypass graft versus drug-eluting stent for high-risk proximal left anterior descending stenosis. Current Treatment Options in Cardiovascular Medicine, 12(1):36-45.

Scheffel, H; Stolzmann, P; Plass, A; Leschka, S; Grünenfelder, J; Falk, V; Marincek, B; Alkadhi, H (2010). Coronary artery disease in patients with cardiac tumors: preoperative assessment by computed tomography coronary angiography. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 10(4):513-518.

Templin, C; Meyer, Martin; Müller, M F; Djonov, V; Hlushchuk, R; Dimova, I; Flueckiger, S; Kronen, P W; Sidler, M; Klein, K; Nicholls, F; Ghadri, J R; Weber, K; Paunovic, D; Corti, R; Hoerstrup, S P; Lüscher, T F; Landmesser, U (2010). Coronary optical frequency domain imaging (OFDI) for in vivo evaluation of stent healing: comparison with light and electron microscopy. European Heart Journal, 31(14):1792-1801.

Adams, D H; Rosenhek, R; Falk, V (2010). Degenerative mitral valve regurgitation: best practice revolution. European Heart Journal, 31(16):1958-1966.

Emmert, M Y; Salzberg, S P; Seifert, Burkhardt; Schurr, U P; Odavic, D; Reuthebuch, O; Genoni, M (2010). Despite modern off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting women fare worse than men. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 10(5):737-742.

Feuchtner, G; Götti, R; Plass, A; Baumueller, S; Stolzmann, P; Scheffel, H; Wieser, M; Marincek, B; Alkadhi, H; Leschka, S (2010). Dual-step prospective ECG-triggered 128-slice dual-source CT for evaluation of coronary arteries and cardiac function without heart rate control: a technical note. European Radiology, 20(9):2092-2099.

Rastan, A J; Dege, A; Mohr, M; Doll, N; Falk, V; Walther, T; Mohr, F W (2010). Early and late outcomes of 517 consecutive adult patients treated with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for refractory postcardiotomy cardiogenic shock. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 139(2):302-311, 311.e1.

Ender, J; Selbach, M; Borger, M A; Krohmer, E; Falk, V; Kaisers, U X; Mohr, F W; Mukherjee, C (2010). Echocardiographic identification of iatrogenic injury of the circumflex artery during minimally invasive mitral valve repair. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 89(6):1866-1872.

Gabi, M; Bullen, M E; Agarkova, I; Schmidt, D; Schoenauer, R; Brokopp, C E; Emmert, M Y; Larmagnac, A; Sannomiya, T; Weber, B; Wilhelm, M J; Vörös, J; Hoerstrup, S P (2010). Effects of small pulsed nanocurrents on cell viability in vitro and in vivo: implications for biomedical electrodes. Biomaterials, 31(33):8666-8673.

Falk, V; Jacobs, S (2010). Endoskopische Herzchirurgie. In: Schlag, P M; Eulenstein, S; Lange, T. Computerassistierte Chirurgie: mit Zugang zum Elsevier-Portal. Amsterdam: Urban & Fischer Verlag/Elsevier (2010), Chapter 33.

Ortega-Zilic, N; Hunziker, T; Läuchli, S; Mayer, D; Huber, C; Baumann Conzett, K; Sippel, K; Borradori, L; French, L E; Hafner, J (2010). EpiDex® Swiss field trial 2004-2008. Dermatology, 221(4):365-372.

Reser, D; Tavakoli, R; Fehr, T (2010). Erste schweizerische zweizeitige Herz-Nieren-Transplantation mit Organen desselben Donors. Swiss Medical Forum, 10(39):670-672.

Rastan, A J; Noack, T; Subramanian, S; Nacar, A; Holzhey, D; Falk, V; Mohr, F W (2010). Facilitated anastomosis using a reverse thermo-sensitive polymer for temporary coronary occlusion in off-pump minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass surgery. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 11(5):532-536.

Kang, G S; Soh, Y F; Kofidis, T; Lee, C N (2010). Five-year experience with congenital cardiac surgery at National University Heart Centre, Singapore. Singapore Medical Journal, 51(7):570-575.

Kolh, P; Wijns, W; Danchin, N; Di Mario, C; Falk, V; Folliguet, T; Garg, S; Huber, K; James, S; Knuuti, J; Lopez-Sendon, J; Marco, J; Menicanti, L; Ostojic, M; Piepoli, M F; Pirlet, C; Pomar, J L; Reifart, N; Ribichini, F L; Schalij, M J; Sergeant, P; Serruys, P W; Silber, S; Sousa Uva, M; Taggart, D; Doganov, A (2010). Guidelines on myocardial revascularization. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 38 Sup:S1-S52.

Wijns, W; Kolh, P; di Mario, C; Falk, V; Folliguet, T; Garg, S; Huber, K; James, S S; Knuuti, J; Lopez-Sendon, J; Marco, J; Menicanti, L; Ostojic, M; Piepoli, M F; Pirlet, C; Pomar, J L; Reifart, N; Ribichini, F L; Schalij, M J; Sergeant, P; Serruys, P W; Silber, S; Sousa Uva, M; Taggart, D; Vahanian, A; Auricchio, A; Reiner, Z; Sechtem, U; Sirnes, P A; Tendera, M; Widimsky, P; Kolh, P; von Segesser, L; Doganov, A; Fajadet, J; Windecker, S (2010). Guidelines on myocardial revascularization: The Task Force on Myocardial Revascularization of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS). European Heart Journal, 31(20):2501-2555.

Ender, J; Brodowsky, M; Falk, V; Baunsch, J; Koncar-Zeh, J; Kaisers, U X; Mukherjee, C (2010). High-frequency jet ventilation as an alternative method compared to conventional one-lung ventilation using double-lumen tubes during minimally invasive coronary artery bypass graft surgery. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia, 24(4):602-607.

Emmert, M Y; Salzberg, S P; Theusinger, O M; Felix, C; Plass, A; Hoerstrup, S P; Falk, V; Grünenfelder, J (2010). How good patient blood management leads to excellent outcomes in Jehovah's witness patients undergoing cardiac surgery. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 12(2):183-188.

Krauss, T; Pfammatter, T; Mayer, D; Lachat, M; Hechelhammer, L; Marincek, B; Frauenfelder, T (2010). Hybrid-repair of thoraco-abdominal or juxtarenal aortic aneurysm: what the radiologist should know. European Radiology, 20(4):1011-1022.

Wieser, M; Emmert, M Y; Rusch, D; Weber, B; Grünenfelder, J; Falk, V; Plass, A (2010). Impressive combination of multiple sinus valsalvae and coronary aneurysms due to hypereosinophilic syndrome. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 90(5):e77.

Grosse, F O; Holzhey, D; Falk, V; Schaarschmidt, J; Kraemer, K; Mohr, F W (2010). In vitro comparison of the new in-line monitor BMU 40 versus a conventional laboratory analyzer. Journal of Extracorporeal Technology, 42(1):61-70.

Schurr, U P; Berli, J; Berdajs, D; Häusler, A; Dzemali, O; Emmert, M Y; Seifert, Burkhardt; Genoni, M (2010). Incidence and risk factors for pacemaker implantation following aortic valve replacement. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 11(5):556-560.

Ooi, O C; Woitek, F; Wong, R C C; Lee, C N; Klima, U; Kofidis, T (2010). Intra-atrial embolus trapped in patent foramen ovale before systemic embolization. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 139(3):e49-350.

Holzhey, D M; Jacobs, S; Walther, T; Mohr, F W; Falk, V (2010). Is chronic total coronary occlusion a risk factor for long-term outcome after minimally invasive bypass grafting of the left anterior descending artery? Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 89(5):1496-1501.

Holzhey, D M; Luduena, M M; Rastan, A; Jacobs, S; Walther, T; Mohr, F W; Falk, V (2010). Is the SYNTAX score a predictor of long-term outcome after coronary artery bypass surgery? Heart Surgery Forum, 13(3):E143-E148.

Mayer, D; Rancic, Z; Pfammatter, T; Hechelhammer, L; Veith, F J; Donas, K; Lachat, M (2010). Logistic considerations for a successful institutional approach to the endovascular repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms. Vascular, 18(2):64-70.

Goetti, R; Leschka, S; Baumüller, S; Plass, A; Wieser, M; Desbiolles, L; Stolzmann, P; Falk, V; Marincek, B; Alkadhi, H; Feuchtner, G (2010). Low dose high-pitch spiral acquisition 128-slice dual-source computed tomography for the evaluation of coronary artery bypass graft patency. Investigative Radiology, 45(6):324-330.

Stolzmann, P; Donati, O; Scheffel, H; Azemaj, N; Baumueller, S; Plass, A; Kozerke, S; Leschka, S; Grünenfelder, J; Boesiger, P; Marincek, B; Alkadhi, H (2010). Low-dose CT coronary angiography for the prediction of myocardial ischaemia. European Radiology, 20(1):56-64.

Alkadhi, H; Stolzmann, P; Desbiolles, L; Baumueller, S; Goetti, R; Plass, A; Scheffel, H; Feuchtner, G; Falk, V; Marincek, B; Leschka, S (2010). Low-dose, 128-slice, dual-source CT coronary angiography: accuracy and radiation dose of the high-pitch and the step-and-shoot mode. Heart, 96(12):933-938.

Hafner, J; Nobbe, S; Partsch, H; Läuchli, S; Mayer, D; Amann-Vesti, B; Speich, R; Schmid, C; Burg, G; French, L E (2010). Martorell hypertensive ischemic leg ulcer: a model of ischemic subcutaneous arteriolosclerosis. Archives of Dermatology, 146(9):961-968.

Hechelhammer, L; Rancic, Z; Pfiffner, R; Mayer, D; Meier, T; Lachat, M; Pfammatter, T (2010). Midterm outcome of endovascular repair of ruptured isolated iliac artery aneurysms. Journal of Vascular Surgery, 52(5):1159-1163.

Schmidt, D; Dijkman, P E; Driessen-Mol, A; Stenger, R; Mariani, C; Puolakka, A; Rissanen, M; Deichmann, T; Odermatt, B; Weber, B; Emmert, M Y; Zund, G; Baaijens, F P T; Hoerstrup, S P (2010). Minimally-invasive implantation of living tissue engineered heart valves: a comprehensive approach from autologous vascular cells to stem cells. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 56(6):510-520.

Emmert, M Y. Moderne Koronarchirugie am schlagenden Herz. 2010, University of Zurich, Faculty of Medicine.

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Donas, K P; Rancic, Z; Lachat, M; Pfammatter, T; Frauenfelder, T; Veith, F J; Mayer, D (2010). Novel sutureless telescoping anastomosis revascularization technique of supra-aortic vessels to simplify combined open endovascular procedures in the treatment of aortic arch pathologies. Journal of Vascular Surgery, 51(4):836-841.

Martinez, E C; Emmert, M Y; Thomas, G N; Emmert, L S; Lee, C N; Kofidis, T (2010). Off-pump coronary artery bypass is a safe option in patients presenting as emergency. Annals, Academy of Medicine, Singapore (AAMS), 39(8):607-12.

Schuler, B S; Arras, M A; Keller, S K; Rettich, A R; Lundby, C L; Vogel, J V; Gassmann, M G (2010). Optimal hematocrit for maximal exercise performance in acute and chronic erythropoietin-treated mice. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), 107(1):419-423.

Sádaba, J R; Loubani, M; Salzberg, S P; Myers, P O; Siepe, M; Sardari Nia, P; O'Regan, D J (2010). Real life cardio-thoracic surgery training in Europe: facing the facts. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 11(3):243-246.

Emmert, M Y; Salzberg, S P; Seifert, Burkhardt; Schurr, U P; Hoerstrup, S P; Reuthebuch, O; Genoni, M (2010). Routine off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting is safe and feasible in high-risk patients with left main disease. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 89(4):1125-1130.

Vida, V L; Padalino, M A; Boccuzzo, G; Tarja, E; Berggren, H; Carrel, T; Ciçek, S; Crupi, G; Di Carlo, D; Di Donato, R; Fragata, J; Hazekamp, M; Hraska, V; Maruszewski, B; Metras, D; Pozzi, M; Prêtre, René; Rubay, J; Sairanen, H; Sarris, G; Schreiber, C; Meyns, B; Tlaskal, T; Urban, A; Thiene, G; Stellin, G (2010). Scimitar syndrome: a European Congenital Heart Surgeons Association (ECHSA) multicentric study. Circulation, 122(12):1159-1166.

Hirschy, A; Croquelois, A; Perriard, E; Schoenauer, R; Agarkova, I; Hoerstrup, S P; Taketo, M M; Pedrazzini, T; Perriard, J-C; Ehler, E (2010). Stabilised beta-catenin in postnatal ventricular myocardium leads to dilated cardiomyopathy and premature death. Basic Research in Cardiology, 105(5):597-608.

Falk, V (2010). Stay off-pump and do not touch the aorta! European Heart Journal, 31(3):278-280.

Burgert, O; Treichel, T; Dressler, C; Gessat, M (2010). Storing data generated by optical surface scanners using DICOM: a work item proposal. Proceedings of SPIE, 7628:76280D.

Girdauskas, E; Kempfert, J; Kuntze, T; Borger, M A; Enders, J; Fassl, J; Falk, V; Mohr, F W (2010). Thromboelastometrically guided transfusion protocol during aortic surgery with circulatory arrest: a prospective, randomized trial. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 140(5):1117-1124.e2.

Walther, T; Schuler, G; Borger, M A; Kempfert, J; Seeburger, J; Rückert, Y; Ender, J; Linke, A; Scholz, M; Falk, V; Mohr, F W (2010). Transapical aortic valve implantation in 100 consecutive patients: comparison to propensity-matched conventional aortic valve replacement. European Heart Journal, 31(11):1398-1403.

Burkhardt, J K; Schmidt, D; Schoenauer, R; Brokopp, C E; Agarkova, I; Bozinov, O; Bertalanffy, H; Hoerstrup, S P (2010). Upregulation of transmembrane endothelial junction proteins in human cerebral cavernous malformations. Neurosurgical Focus, 29(3):E3.

Girdauskas, E; Kuntze, T; Borger, M A; Falk, V; Mohr, F W (2009). Surgical risk of preoperative malperfusion in acute type A aortic dissection. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 138(6):1363-1369.

Greutmann, M; Prêtre, René; Furrer, L; Bauersfeld, U; Turina, M; Noll, G; Luescher, T F; Trindade, P T (2009). Heart transplantation in adolescent and adult patients with congenital heart disease: a case-control study. Transplantation Proceedings, 41(9):3821-3826.

Rastan, A J; Walther, T; Falk, V; Kempfert, J; Merk, D; Lehmann, S; Holzhey, D; Mohr, F W (2009). Does reasonable incomplete surgical revascularization affect early or long-term survival in patients with multivessel coronary artery disease receiving left internal mammary artery bypass to left anterior descending artery? Circulation, 120(11 Suppl.):S70-S77.

Hein, W; Krönert, H; Falk, V; Wittekind, C; Hasenfuss, G (2009). 17-jähriger Jugendlicher mit kardialer Raumforderung und Lungenembolie. Der Internist, 50(12):1408-1414.

Scheffel, H; Stolzmann, P; Wilhelm, M J; Lachat, M; Desbiolles, L; Leschka, S; Frauenfelder, T; Schertler, T; Marincek, B; Alkadhi, H (2009). Conventional radiography and computed tomography of cardiac assist devices. European Radiology, 19(9):2097-2106.

Rancic, Z; Pfammatter, T; Lachat, M; Frauenfelder, T; Veith, F J; Mayer, D (2009). Floating aortic arch thrombus involving the supraaortic trunks: Successful treatment with supra-aortic debranching and antegrade endograft implantation. Journal of Vascular Surgery, 50(5):1177-1180.

Rancic, Z; Pfammatter, T; Lachat, M; Hechelhammer, L; Oberkofler, C; Veith, F J; Mayer, D (2009). Pull-down technique to allow complete endovascular relining of failed AAA vanguard endografts with excluder bifurcated endografts. European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 38(1):54-60.

Thiele, H; Neumann-Schniedewind, P; Jacobs, S; Boudriot, E; Walther, T; Mohr, F W; Schuler, G; Falk, V (2009). Randomized comparison of minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass surgery versus sirolimus-eluting stenting in isolated proximal left anterior descending coronary artery stenosis. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 53(25):2324-2331.

Stolzmann, P; Knight, J; Desbiolles, L; Maier, W; Scheffel, H; Plass, A; Kurtcuoglu, V; Leschka, S; Poulikakos, D; Marincek, B; Alkadhi, H (2009). Remodelling of the aortic root in severe tricuspid aortic stenosis: implications for transcatheter aortic valve implantation. European Radiology, 19(6):1316-1323.

Gessler, P; Schmitt, B; Prêtre, René; Latal, B (2009). Inflammatory response and neurodevelopmental outcome after open-heart surgery in children. Pediatric Cardiology, 30(3):301-305.

Milleret, V; Bittermann, A G; Mayer, D; Hall, H (2009). Analysis of effective interconnectivity of DegraPol-foams designed for negative pressure wound therapy. Materials, 2(1):292-306.

Mayer, D; Dorfmüller, C; Lachat, M (2009). Die extrakorporale Stoßwellentherapie als neue Methode zur Stimulation der Heilung komplexer Wunden: eine Übersicht. Zeitschrift für Wundheilung, (1):232-237.

Emmert, M Y; Salzberg, S P; Plass, A; Behjati, S; Felix, C; Falk, V; Siclari, F; Grünenfelder, J (2009). "When Aneurysm Ain't Aneurysm": sinus of Valsalva aneurysm mimicked by healed abscess cavity under the aortic valve. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, 57(6):367-368.

Mayer, D; Pfammatter, T; Rancic, Z; Hechelhammer, L; Wilhelm, M J; Veith, F J; Lachat, M (2009). 10 years of emergency endovascular aneurysm repair for ruptured abdominal aortoiliac aneurysms: lessons learned. Annals of Surgery, 249(3):510-515.

Plass, A; Azemaj, N; Scheffel, H; Desbiolles, L; Alkadhi, H; Genoni, M; Falk, V; Grünenfelder, J (2009). Accuracy of dual-source computed tomography coronary angiography: evaluation with a standardised protocol for cardiac surgeons. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 36(6):1011-1017.

Leontyev, S; Walther, T; Borger, M A; Lehmann, S; Funkat, A K; Rastan, A; Kempfert, J; Falk, V; Mohr, F W (2009). Aortic valve replacement in octogenarians: utility of risk stratification with EuroSCORE. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 87(5):1440-1445.

Plass, A; Scheffel, H; Alkadhi, H; Kaufmann, P; Genoni, M; Falk, V; Grünenfelder, J (2009). Aortic valve replacement through a minimally invasive approach: preoperative planning, surgical technique, and outcome. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 88(6):1851-1856.

Salzberg, S P; Nemirovsky, D; Goldman, M E; Adams, D H (2009). Aortic valve vegetation without endocarditis. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 88(1):267-269.

Scheffel, H; Baumueller, S; Stolzmann, P; Leschka, S; Plass, A; Alkadhi, H; Schertler, T (2009). Atrial myxomas and thrombi: comparison of imaging features on CT. American Journal of Roentgenology, 192(3):639-645.

Mayer, D. Breakthrough in the treatment of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms: Emergency endovascular aneurysm repair, open adbomen treatment and standardized logistics to significantly improve the outcome of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms. 2009, University of Zurich, Faculty of Medicine.

Mayer, D; Rancic, Z; Pfammatter, T; Veith, F J; Lachat, M (2009). Choice of treatment for the patient with urgent AAA: practical tips. Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery, 50(5):595-598.

Seeburger, J; Falk, V; Borger, M A; Passage, J; Walther, T; Doll, N; Mohr, F W (2009). Chordae replacement versus resection for repair of isolated posterior mitral leaflet prolapse: à ègalité. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 87(6):1715-1720.

Veith, F J; Lachat, M; Mayer, D; Malina, M; Holst, J; Mehta, M; Verhoeven, E L G; Larzon, T; Gennai, S; Coppi, G; Lipsitz, E C; Gargiulo, N J; van der Vliet, J A; Blankensteijn, J; Buth, J; Lee, W A; Biasi, G; Deleo, G; Kasirajan, K; Moore, R; Soong, C V; Cayne, N S; Farber, M A; Raithel, D; Greenberg, R K; van Sambeek, M R H M; Brunkwall, J S; Rockman, C B; Hinchliffe, R J (2009). Collected world and single center experience with endovascular treatment of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms. Annals of Surgery, 250(5):818-824.

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Knirsch, W; Zingg, W; Bernet, V; Balmer, C; Dimitropoulos, A; Prêtre, René; Bauersfeld, U; Latal, B (2009). Determinants of body weight gain and association with neurodevelopmental outcome in infants operated for congenital heart disease. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 10(3):377-382.

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