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Kuwata, Shingo; Taramasso, Maurizio; Czopak, Albert; Luciani, Marco; Pozzoli, Alberto; Ho, Edwin; Ferrero Guadagnoli, Adolfo; Saccocci, Matteo; Gaemperli, Oliver; Nietlispach, Fabian; Zuber, Michel; Feldman, Ted; Maisano, Francesco (2019). Continuous Direct Left Atrial Pressure: Intraprocedural Measurement Predicts Clinical Response Following MitraClip Therapy. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions, 12(2):127-139.

Maisano, Francesco; Taramasso, Maurizio (2019). Mitral valve-in-valve, valve-in-ring, and valve-in-MAC: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly. European Heart Journal, 40(5):452-455.

Yoon, Sung-Han; Whisenant, Brian K; Bleiziffer, Sabine; et al; Kuwata, Shingo; Maisano, Francesco (2019). Outcomes of transcatheter mitral valve replacement for degenerated bioprostheses, failed annuloplasty rings, and mitral annular calcification. European Heart Journal, 40(5):441-451.

Russo, M; Andreas, M; Rankin, S J; Maisano, F; Weber, A (2019). Early Clinical Experience with Double Ring Implantation for Aortic and Mitral Valve Repair. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, 67(07):561-563.

Zientara, Alicja; Mariotti, Sergio; Matter-Ensner, Sonja; Seifert, Burkhardt; Graves, Kirk; Dzemali, Omer; Genoni, Michele (2019). Fast-Track Management in Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting: Dexmedetomidine Provides Rapid Extubation and Effective Pain Modulation. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, 67(06):450-457.

Messika-Zeitoun, David; Nickenig, Georg; Latib, Azeem; Kuck, Karl-Heinz; Baldus, Stephan; Schueler, Robert; La Canna, Giovanni; Agricola, Eustachio; Kreidel, Felix; Huntgeburth, Michael; Zuber, Michel; Verta, Patrick; Grayburn, Paul; Vahanian, Alec; Maisano, Francesco (2019). Transcatheter mitral valve repair for functional mitral regurgitation using the Cardioband system: 1 year outcomes. European Heart Journal, 40(5):466-472.

Anagnostopoulos, Alexia; Ledergerber, Bruno; Kuster, Stefan P; Scherrer, Alexandra U; Näf, Bettina; Greiner, Michael A; Rancic, Zoran; Kobe, Adrian; Bettex, Dominique; Hasse, Barbara (2019). Inadequate perioperative prophylaxis and postsurgical complications after graft implantation are important risk factors for subsequent vascular graft infections – prospective results from the VASGRA Cohort Study. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 69(4):621-630.

Miura, Mizuki; Cuevas, Oscar; Taramasso, Maurizio; Maisano, Francesco (2019). Early recurrent mitral regurgitation due to MitraClip migration. European Heart Journal, 40(27):2270.

Eberhard, Matthias; Stocker, Daniel; Meyer, Martin; Kebernik, Julia; Stähli, Barbara E; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Maisano, Francesco; Ruschitzka, Frank; Nietlispach, Fabian; Nguyen-Kim, Thi D L; Tanner, Felix C (2019). Epicardial adipose tissue volume is associated with adverse outcomes after transcatheter aortic valve replacement. International Journal of Cardiology, 286:29-35.

Werner, Raphael S; Prêtre, René; Maisano, Francesco; Wilhelm, Markus J (2019). Fracture of a Transcatheter Atrial Septal Defect Occluder Device Causing Mitral Valve Perforation. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 108(1):e29-e30.

Cuerpo, Gregorio P; Valerio, M; Pedraz, A; Rodríguez-Abella, H; Mestres, Carlos A; Obrador, Eduardo Quintana; González-Calle, Antonio; Rodríguez Álvarez, Regino; García, Patricia Muñoz; Bouza, Emilio; GAMEs Study Group (2019). Mitral valve repair in infective endocarditis is not inferior to valve replacement: results from a Spanish nationwide prospective registry. General Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 67(7):585-593.

Mestres, Carlos A; Cetina-Biefer, Héctor Rodríguez (2019). Resilience and dialysis patients: What counts is survival, not the prosthesis. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 158(1):57-58.

Stortecky, Stefan; Franzone, Anna; Heg, Dik; Tueller, David; Noble, Stephane; Pilgrim, Thomas; Jeger, Raban; Toggweiler, Stefan; Ferrari, Enrico; Nietlispach, Fabian; Taramasso, Maurizio; Maisano, Francesco; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Muller, Olivier; Huber, Christoph; Roffi, Marco; Carrel, Thierry; Wenaweser, Peter; Windecker, Stephan (2019). Temporal Trends in Adoption and Outcomes of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation: A Swisstavi Registry Analysis. European Heart Journal - Quality of Care and Clinical Outcomes, 5(3):242-251.

Ferrari, Enrico; Stortecky, Stefan; Heg, Dik; Muller, Olivier; Nietlispach, Fabian; Tueller, David; Toggweiler, Stefan; Noble, Stéphane; Maisano, Francesco; Roffi, Marco; Jeger, Raban; Grünenfelder, Jürg; Huber, Christoph; Windecker, Stephan; Wenaweser, Peter (2019). The hospital results and 1-year outcomes of transcatheter aortic valve-in-valve procedures and transcatheter aortic valve implantations in the native valves: the results from the Swiss-TAVI Registry. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 56(1):55-63.

Husmann, Lars; Huellner, Martin W; Ledergerber, Bruno; Anagnostopoulos, Alexia; Stolzmann, Paul; Sah, Bert-Ram; Burger, Irene A; Rancic, Zoran; Hasse, Barbara; VASGRA Cohort (2019). Comparing diagnostic accuracy of F-FDG-PET/CT, contrast enhanced CT and combined imaging in patients with suspected vascular graft infections. European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, 46(6):1359-1368.

Schmiady, Martin Oliver; Inderbitzin, Devdas Thomas; Taramasso, Maurizio; Benussi, Stefano (2019). Multiple papillary fibroelastomas: be prepared for unexpected lesions. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 55(6):1236.

Andreas, Martin; Russo, Marco; Kuwata, Shingo; Cesarovic, Nikola; Wang, Changtian; Guidotti, Andrea; Lipiski, Miriam; Rankin, J Scott; Regar, Evelyn; Taramasso, Maurizio; Maisano, Francesco; Weber, Alberto (2019). Transcatheter aortic valve-in-ring implantation: feasibility in an acute, preclinical, pilot trial. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 28(6):908-915.

Gavazzoni, Mara; Pozzoli, Alberto; Mestres, Carlos A; Maisano, Francesco (2019). A rare case of percutaneous exclusion of a huge aortic pseudo-aneurysm following aortic bio prosthetic endocarditis: key role of 3D echo-fluoro fusion imaging. European Heart Journal, 40(19):1573-1574.

Miura, Mizuki; Maisano, Francesco; Zuber, Michel; Gavazzoni, Mara; Cuevas, Oscar; Lin, Shu-I; Ho, Edwin C; Pozzoli, Alberto; Taramasso, Maurizio (2019). Novel transcatheter therapies for treating tricuspid regurgitation. Minerva Cardioangiologica, 67(3):Epub ahead of print.

Miura, Mizuki; Taramasso, Maurizio; Obeid, Slayman; Nietlispach, Fabian (2019). Valve-in-valve-in-valve with the New Valve Technology allegra transcatheter heart valve system. European Heart Journal, 40(17):1354.

Alushi, Brunilda; Beckhoff, Frederik; Leistner, David; Franz, Marcus; Reinthaler, Markus; Stähli, Barbara E; Morguet, Andreas; Figulla, Hans R; Doenst, Torsten; Maisano, Francesco; Falk, Volkmar; Landmesser, Ulf; Lauten, Alexander (2019). Pulmonary hypertension in patients with severe aortic stenosis: prognostic impact after transcatheter aortic valve replacement: pulmonary hypertension in patients undergoing TAVR. JACC. Cardiovascular Imaging, 12(4):591-601.

Gavazzoni, Mara; Pozzoli, Alberto; Zuber, Michel; Ho, Edwin C; Tanner, Felix Christian; Kapos, Ioannis; Miura, Mizuki; Vicentini, Luca; Maisano, Francesco; Taramasso, Maurizio (2019). Single-Center Experience With Catheter-Based Tricuspid Valve Replacement for Tricuspid Regurgitation: Procedural and Echocardiographic Findings. JACC. Cardiovascular Imaging, 12(4):749-750.

Pecoraro, Felice; Bracale, Umberto M; Farina, Arduino; Badalamenti, Giovanni; Ferlito, Francesca; Lachat, Mario; Dinoto, Ettore; Asti, Vincenzo; Bajardi, Guido (2019). Single-Center Experience and Preliminary Results of Intravascular Ultrasound in Endovascular Aneurysm Repair. Annals of Vascular Surgery, 56:209-215.

El-Essawi, Aschraf; Breitenbach, Ingo; Haupt, Benjamin; Brouwer, Rene; Morjan, Mohammed; Harringer, Wolfgang (2019). Aortic valve replacement with or without myocardial revascularization in octogenarians. Can minimally invasive extracorporeal circuits improve the outcome? Perfusion, 34(3):217-224.

Granegger, Marcus; Dave, Hitendu; Knirsch, Walter; Thamsen, Bente; Schweiger, Martin; Hübler, Michael (2019). A Valveless Pulsatile Pump for the Treatment of Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction: A Simulation Study. Cardiovascular Engineering and Technology, 10(1):69-79.

Czerny, Martin; Schmidli, Jürg; Bertoglio, Luca; Carrel, Thierry; Chiesa, Roberto; Clough, Rachel E; Grabenwöger, Martin; Kari, Fabian A; Mestres, Carlos A; Rylski, Bartosz; Schönhoff, Florian; Tsagakis, Konstantinos; Wyss, Thomas R (2019). Clinical Cases Referring to Diagnosis and Management of Patients With Thoracic Aortic Pathologies Involving the Aortic Arch: A Companion Document of the 2018 European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS) and the European Society for Vascular Surgery (ESVS) Expert Consensus Document Addressing Current Options and Recommendations for the Treatment of Thoracic Aortic Pathologies Involving the Aortic Arch - European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery. European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 57(3):452-460.

Eberhard, M; Hinzpeter, R; Polacin, M; Morsbach, F; Maisano, F; Nietlispach, F; Nguyen-Kim, T D L; Tanner, F C; Alkadhi, H (2019). Reproducibility of aortic valve calcification scoring with computed tomography - An interplatform analysis. Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, 13(2):92-98.

Faletra, Francesco F; Pedrazzini, Giovanni; Züber, Michel; Leo, Laura Anna; Paiocchi, Vera; Maisano, Francesco; Denti, Paolo; Moccetti, Tiziano (2019). Transcatheter Repair of Severe Functional Tricuspid Insufficiency Using Mitraclip System: Transgastric Views Are the Key for an Effective Guide. JACC. Cardiovascular Imaging, 12(3):554-558.

Wolint, Petra; Bopp, Annina; Woloszyk, Anna; Tian, Yinghua; Evrova, Olivera; Hilbe, Monika; Giovanoli, Pietro; Calcagni, Maurizio; Hoerstrup, Simon P; Buschmann, Johanna; Emmert, Maximilian Y (2019). Cellular self-assembly into 3D microtissues enhances the angiogenic activity and functional neovascularization capacity of human cardiopoietic stem cells. Angiogenesis, 22(1):37-52.

Czerny, Martin; Schmidli, Jürg; Adler, Sabine; van den Berg, Jos C; Bertoglio, Luca; Carrel, Thierry; Chiesa, Roberto; Clough, Rachel E; Eberle, Balthasar; et al; Mestres, Carlos A; Pacini, Davide; Resch, Timothy; Rylski, Bartosz; Schoenhoff, Florian; Shrestha, Malakh; Document Reviewers (2019). Current Options and Recommendations for the Treatment of Thoracic Aortic Pathologies Involving the Aortic Arch: An Expert Consensus Document of the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS) & the European Society for Vascular Surgery (ESVS). European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 57(2):165-198.

Opitz, Isabelle; Lauk, Olivia; Schneiter, Didier; Ulrich, Silvia; Maisano, Francesco; Weder, Walter; Bode-Lesniewska, Beata (2019). Intraluminal EWSR1-CREB1 gene rearranged, low-grade myxoid sarcoma of the pulmonary artery resembling extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma (EMC). Histopathology, 74(3):526-530.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Gavazzoni, Mara; Maisano, Francesco (2019). Is tricuspid regurgitation a prognostic interventional target or is it just an indicator of worst prognosis in heart failure patients? European Heart Journal, 40(5):485-487.

Eberhard, Matthias; Milanese, Gianluca; Ho, Michael; Zimmermann, Stefan; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Nietlispach, Fabian; Maisano, Francesco; Tanner, Felix C; Nguyen-Kim, Thi Dan Linh (2019). Pre-procedural CT angiography inferior vena cava measurements: a predictor of mortality in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve implantation. European Radiology, 29(2):975-984.

Prendergast, Bernard D; Baumgartner, Helmut; Delgado, Victoria; Gérard, Olivier; Haude, Michael; Himmelmann, Anders; et al; Leafstedt, Matthew; Lennartz, Jasmine; Maisano, Francesco; Thomitzek, Karen (2019). Transcatheter heart valve interventions: where are we? Where are we going? European Heart Journal, 40(5):422-440.

Mestres, Carlos A; Quintana, Eduard; Kopjar, Tomislav; Ambrosioni, Juan; Almela, Manuel; Fuster, David; Ninot, Salvador; Miró, José M (2019). Twenty-year experience with cryopreserved arterial allografts for vascular infections. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 55(2):358-365.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Gavazzoni, Mara; Kuwata, Shingo; Meier, Pascal; Maisano, Francesco (2019). From Color to Hemodynamic Assessment: Is it Time to Change the Paradigm in Judging MitraClip Outcomes? JACC. Cardiovascular interventions, 12(2):151-154.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Alessandrini, Hannes; Latib, Azeem; Asami, Masahiko; Biasco, Luigi; Ho, Edwin; et al (2019). Outcomes After Current Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve Intervention: Mid-Term Results From the International TriValve Registry. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions, 12(2):155-165.

Yoon, Sung-Han; Bleiziffer, Sabine; Latib, Azeem; et al; Asami, Masahiko; Kuwata, Shingo (2019). Predictors of Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction After Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions, 12(2):182-193.

Latib, Azeem; Maisano, Francesco (2019). The Tricuspid Valve: No Longer Forgotten But Still Misunderstood. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions, 12(2):179-181.

Vroegindewey, Maxime M; Schuurman, Anne-Sophie; Kardys, Isabella; Anroedh, Sharda S; Oemrawsingh, Rohit M; Ligthart, Jurgen; Garcia-Garcia, Hector M; van Geuns, Robert-Jan M; Regar, Evelyn; Van Mieghem, Nicolas M; Serruys, Patrick W; Boersma, Eric; Akkerhuis, Martijn (2019). SYNTAX score in relation to intravascular ultrasound and near-infrared spectroscopy for the assessment of atherosclerotic burden in patients with coronary artery disease. EuroIntervention, 14(13):1408-1415.

Landes, Uri; Iakobishvili, Zaza; Vronsky, Daniella; et al; Yoon, Sung-Han; Makkar, Raj R; Taramasso, Maurizio; Russo, Marco; Maisano, Francesco; Sinning, Jan-Malte; Shamekhi, Jasmin; Tamburino, Corrado; D' Arrigo, Paolo (2019). Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in Oncology Patients With Severe Aortic Stenosis. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions, 12(1):78-86.

Myers, Patrick O; Prêtre, René (2019). Aortic Valve Interventions in Children: Still Only Scratching the Surface. Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 31(2):288-289.

Czerny, Martin; Schmidli, Jürg; Bertoglio, Luca; Carrel, Thierry; Chiesa, Roberto; Clough, Rachel E; Grabenwöger, Martin; Kari, Fabian A; Mestres, Carlos A; Rylski, Bartosz; Schönhoff, Florian; Tsagakis, Konstantinos; Wyss, Thomas R (2019). Clinical cases referring to diagnosis and management of patients with thoracic aortic pathologies involving the aortic arch: a companion document of the 2018 European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS) and the European Society for Vascular Surgery (ESVS) expert consensus document addressing current options and recommendations for the treatment of thoracic aortic pathologies involving the aortic arch - European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 55(1):163-171.

Montero, David; Haider, Thomas; Flammer, Andreas J (2019). Erythropoietin response to anaemia in heart failure. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, 26(1):7-17.

Neves, Joana; Haider, Thomas; Gassmann, Max; Muckenthaler, Martina U (2019). Iron homeostasis in the lungs-A balance between health and disease. Pharmaceuticals, 12(1):E5.

Denegri, Andrea; Mehran, Roxana; Holy, Erik; Taramasso, Maurizio; Pasotti, Elena; Pedrazzini, Giovanni; Moccetti, Tiziano; Maisano, Francesco; Nietlispach, Fabian; Obeid, Slayman (2019). Post procedural risk assessment in patients undergoing trans aortic valve implantation according to the age, creatinine, and ejection fraction-7 score: Advantages of age, creatinine, and ejection fraction-7 in stratification of post-procedural outcome. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, 93(1):141-148.

Heye, Kristina Nadine; Rousson, Valentin; Knirsch, Walter; Beck, Ingrid; Liamlahi, Rabia; Bernet, Vera; Dave, Hitendu; Latal, Beatrice; Heart and Brain Research Group (2019). Growth and Intellectual Abilities of Six-Year-Old Children with Congenital Heart Disease. Journal of Pediatrics, 204:24-30.e10.

Cesarovic, Nikola; Busch, Julia; Lipiski, Miriam; Fuetterer, Maximilian; Fleischmann, Thea; Born, Silvia; von Deuster, Constantin; Sauer, Mareike; Maisano, Francesco; Kozerke, Sebastian; Stoeck, Christian T (2019). Left ventricular blood flow patterns at rest and under dobutamine stress in healthy pigs. NMR in Biomedicine, 32(1):e4022.

Gozdzik, Malgorzata; Mariotti, Sergio; Genoni, Michele; Zientara, Alicja (2019). Perioperative Endocarditis Management in a Patient with Homozygous Sickle Cell Disease. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon Reports, 8(1):e1-e4.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Miura, Mizuki; Gavazzoni, Mara; Andreas, Martin; Saccocci, Matteo; Gülmez, Gökhan; Puri, Rishi; Maisano, Francesco (2019). The Portico transcatheter aortic valve for the treatment of severe aortic stenosis. Future Cardiology, 15(1):31-37.

Nugraha, Bramasta; Buono, Michele F; von Boehmer, Lisa; Hoerstrup, Simon P; Emmert, Maximilian Y (2019). Human cardiac organoids for disease modeling. Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 105(1):79-85.

Nugraha, Bramasta; Buono, Michele F; Emmert, Maximilian Y (2018). Modelling human cardiac diseases with 3D organoid. European Heart Journal, 39(48):4234-4237.

Torii, Ryo; Stettler, Rodrigue; Räber, Lorenz; Zhang, Yao-Jun; Karanasos, Antonis; Dijkstra, Jouke; Patel, Kush; Crake, Tom; Hamshere, Steve; Garcia-Garcia, Hector M; Tenekecioglu, Erhan; Ozkor, Muhiddin; Baumbach, Andreas; Windecker, Stephan; Serruys, Patrick W; Regar, Evelyn; Mathur, Anthony; Bourantas, Christos V (2018). Implications of the local hemodynamic forces on the formation and destabilization of neoatherosclerotic lesions. International Journal of Cardiology, 272:7-12.

Søndergaard, Lars; Rodés-Cabau, Josep; Hans-Peter Linke, Axel; Fichtlscherer, Stephan; Schäfer, Ulrich; Kuck, Karl-Heinz; Kempfert, Joerg; Arzamendi, Dabit; Bedogni, Francesco; Asch, Federico M; Worthley, Stephen; Maisano, Francesco (2018). One-Year Outcomes with a Self-Expanding, Repositionable Transcatheter Heart Valve in Severe Aortic Stenosis Patients: PORTICO-I. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 72(23):2859-2867.

Kobe, Adrian; Andreotti, Celina; Puippe, Gilbert; Rancic, Zoran; Kopp, Reinhard; Lachat, Mario; Pfammatter, Thomas (2018). Primary Endovascular Elective Repair and Repair of Ruptured Isolated Iliac Artery Aneurysms Is Durable-Results of 72 Consecutive Patients. Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, 29(12):1725-1732.

Caliskan, Etem; Emmert, Maximilian Y (2018). Surgical occlusion of the left atrial appendage: it is time to adopt newer techniques! European Heart Journal, 39(45):3987-3998.

Rodriguez Cetina Biefer, Hector; Heinbokel, Timm; Uehara, Hirofumi; Camacho, Virginia; Minami, Koichiro; Nian, Yeqi; Koduru, Suresh; El Fatimy, Rachid; Ghiran, Ionita; Trachtenberg, Alexander J; de la Fuente, Miguel A; Azuma, Haruhito; Akbari, Omid; Tullius, Stefan G; Vasudevan, Anju; Elkhal, Abdallah (2018). Mast cells regulate CD4 T-cell differentiation in the absence of antigen presentation. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 142(6):1894-1908.e7.

Haime, Miguel; McLean, Robert R; Kurgansky, Katherine E; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Kosik, Nicole; Nelson, Constance; Gaziano, Michael J; Cho, Kelly; Gagnon, David R (2018). Relationship between intra-operative vein graft treatment with DuraGraft® or saline and clinical outcomes after coronary artery bypass grafting. Expert Review of Cardiovascular Therapy, 16(12):963-970.

Zhang, Bu Chun; Tu, Sheng Xian; Karanasos, Antonios; van Geuns, Robert-Jan; de Jaegere, Peter; Zijlstra, Felix; Regar, Evelyn (2018). Association of stent-induced changes in coronary geometry with late stent failure: Insights from three-dimensional quantitative coronary angiographic analysis. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, 92(6):1040-1048.

Aziz, Mina; Simonato, Matheus; Webb, John G; Abdel-Wahab, Mohamed; McElhinney, Doff; Duncan, Alison; Tchetche, Didier; Barbanti, Marco; Petronio, Anna Sonia; Maisano, Francesco; et al (2018). Mortality prediction after transcatheter treatment of failed bioprosthetic aortic valves utilizing various international scoring systems: Insights from the Valve-in-Valve International Data (VIVID). Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, 92(6):1163-1170.

Griessenauer, Cristoph; Medin, Caroline; Goren, Oded; Schirmer, Clemens M (2018). Image-guided, Minimally Invasive Evacuation of Intracerebral Hematoma: A Matched Cohort Study Comparing the Endoscopic and Tubular Exoscopic Systems. Cureus, 10(11):e3569.

Prêtre, René; Sologashvili, Tornike; Pfister, Raymond; Nowacka, Anna; Berset, Stéphanie; Myers, Patrick (2018). Muscle-sparing extrapleural repair of neonatal aortic coarctation. Multimedia Manual Cardio-Thoracic Surgery:online.

Villiger, Martin; Otsuka, Kenichiro; Karanasos, Antonios; Doradla, Pallavi; Ren, Jian; Lippok, Norman; Shishkov, Milen; Daemen, Joost; Diletti, Roberto; van Geuns, Robert-Jan; Zijlstra, Felix; van Soest, Gijs; Libby, Peter; Regar, Evelyn; Nadkarni, Seemantini K; Bouma, Brett E (2018). Coronary Plaque Microstructure and Composition Modify Optical Polarization a new Endogenous Contrast Mechanism for Optical Frequency Domain Imaging. JACC. Cardiovascular Imaging, 11(11):1666-1676.

Collet, Carlos; Onuma, Yoshinobu; Andreini, Daniele; et al; La Meir, Mark; Gaemperli, Oliver; Ouda, Ahmed; Lüscher, Thomas F (2018). Coronary computed tomography angiography for heart team decision-making in multivessel coronary artery disease. European Heart Journal, 39(41):3689-3698.

Fischer, Quentin; Himbert, Dominique; Webb, John G; Eltchaninoff, Helene; et al; Nietlispach, Fabian; Maisano, Francesco (2018). Impact of Preexisting Left Bundle Branch Block in Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Recipients. Circulation. Cardiovascular Interventions, 11(11):e006927.

Bouchardy, Judith; Meyer, Philippe; Yerly, Patrick; Blanche, Coralie; Hullin, Roger; Giostra, Emiliano; Hanquinet, Sylviane; Rubbia-Brandt, Laura; Sekarski, Nicole; Prêtre, René; Beghetti, Maurice (2018). Regression of Advanced Liver Fibrosis After Heart Transplantation in a Patient With Prior Fontan Surgery for Complex Congenital Heart Disease. Circulation. Heart Failure, 11(11):e003754.

Savic, Vedran; Pozzoli, Alberto; Gülmez, Gökhan; Demir, Halil; Batinkov, Nikola; Kuwata, Shingo; Weber, Alberto; Vogel, Rolf; Tanner, Felix; Zuber, Michel; Maisano, Francesco; Taramasso, Maurizio (2018). Transcatheter mitral valve chord repair. Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 7(6):731-740.

Schuurman, Anne-Sophie; Vroegindewey, Maxime M; Kardys, Isabella; Oemrawsingh, Rohit M; Garcia-Garcia, Hector M; van Geuns, Robert-Jan; Regar, Evelyn; Van Mieghem, Nicolas M; Ligthart, Jurgen; Serruys, Patrick W; Boersma, Eric; Akkerhuis, K Martijn (2018). Prognostic Value of Intravascular Ultrasound in Patients With Coronary Artery Disease. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 72(17):2003-2011.

Maisano, Francesco; Worthley, Stephen; Rodés-Cabau, Josep; Linke, Axel Hans-Peter; Fichtlscherer, Stephan; Schäfer, Ulrich; Makkar, Raj R; Fontana, Gregory; Asch, Federico M; Søndergaard, Lars (2018). Early commercial experience from transcatheter aortic valve implantation using the Portico™ bioprosthetic valve: 30-day outcomes in the multicentre PORTICO-1 study. EuroIntervention, 14(8):886-893.

Weber, Lukas; Rickli, Hans; Haager, Philipp K; Joerg, Lucas; Weilenmann, Daniel; Brenner, Roman; Taramasso, Maurizio; Baier, Philipp; Maisano, Francesco; Maeder, Micha T (2018). Haemodynamic mechanisms and long-term prognostic impact of pulmonary hypertension in patients with severe aortic stenosis undergoing valve replacement. European Journal of Heart Failure, 21(2):172-181.

Zientara, Alicja; Komminoth, Paul; Seifert, Burkhardt; Odavic, Dragan; Dzemali, Omer; Häussler, Achim; Genoni, Michele (2018). Skeletonized internal thoracic artery harvesting: a low thermal damage electrosurgical device provides improved endothelial layer and tendency to better integrity of the vessel wall compared to conventional electrosurgery. Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 13(1):105.

Ferrari, Enrico; Piazza, Giulia; Scoglio, Martin; Berdajs, Denis; Tozzi, Piergiorgio; Maisano, Francesco; Von Segesser, Ludwig Karl (2018). Suitability of 3D-Printed Root Models for the Development of Transcatheter Aortic Root Repair Technologies. ASAIO Journal:Epub ahead of print.

Russo, Marco; Maisano, Francesco; Andreas, Martin; Benussi, Stefano; Alkadhi, Hatem; Weber, Alberto (2018). Bicuspid aortic valve repair with "self-made" radio-opaque rigid annuloplasty ring implantation. Journal of Cardiac Surgery, 33(10):649-650.

Jacky, Annina; Rudiger, Alain; Krüger, Bernard; Wilhelm, Markus J; Paal, Sebastian; Seifert, Burkhardt; Spahn, Donat R; Bettex, Dominique (2018). Comparison of Levosimendan and Milrinone for ECLS Weaning in Patients After Cardiac Surgery-A Retrospective Before-and-After Study. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia, 32(5):2112-2119.

Bustamante-Munguira, Juan; Mestres, Carlos-A; Alvarez, Pablo; Figuerola-Tejerina, Angels; Eiros Bachiller, Rocio; Gómez-Sánchez, Esther; Alvarez, Francisco Javier; Resino, Salvador; Castrodeza, Javier; Tamayo, Eduardo (2018). Surgery for acute infective endocarditis: epidemiological data from a Spanish nationwide hospital-based registry. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 27(4):498-504.

Barten, Markus J; Schulz, Uwe; Beiras-Fernandez, Andres; Berchtold-Herz, Michael; Boeken, Udo; Garbade, Jens; Hirt, Stephan; Richter, Manfred; Ruhpawar, Arjang; Sandhaus, Tim; Schmitto, Jan Dieter; Schönrath, Felix; Schramm, Rene; Schweiger, Martin; Wilhelm, Markus; Zuckermann, Andreas (2018). The clinical impact of donor-specific antibodies in heart transplantation. Transplantation Reviews, 32(4):207-217.

Sologashvili, Tornike; Wannaz, Laure; Beghetti, Maurice; Aggoun, Yacine; Prêtre, René; Myers, Patrick O (2018). Two-stage arterial switch for late-presenting transposition of the great arteries. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 27(4):581-585.

van den Berg, Victor J; Haskard, Dorian O; Fedorowski, Artur; Hartley, Adam; Kardys, Isabella; Caga-Anan, Mikhail; Akkerhuis, K Martijn; Oemrawsingh, Rohit M; van Geuns, Robert Jan; de Jaegere, Peter; van Mieghem, Nicolas; Regar, Evelyn; Ligthart, Jurgen M R; Umans, Victor A W M; Serruys, Patrick W; Melander, Olle; Boersma, Eric; Khamis, Ramzi Y (2018). IgM anti-malondialdehyde low density lipoprotein antibody levels indicate coronary heart disease and necrotic core characteristics in the Nordic Diltiazem (NORDIL) study and the Integrated Imaging and Biomarker Study 3 (IBIS-3). EBioMedicine, 36:63-72.

Oikonomou, Kyriakos; Kasprzak, Piotr; Schierling, Wilma; Kopp, Reinhard; Pfister, Karin (2018). Indikationen für den Einsatz von Endoanchors: State of the Art. Zentralblatt für Chirurgie, 143(5):503-509.

Godino, Cosmo; Scotti, Andrea; Munafò, Andrea; Taramasso, Maurizio; Adamo, Marianna; Russo, Marco; Toscano, Evelina; Salerno, Anna; Cappelletti, Alberto; Stella, Stefano; Fragasso, Gabriele; Montorfano, Matteo; Agricola, Eustachio; Ettori, Federica; Margonato, Alberto; Maisano, Francesco; Colombo, Antonio (2018). Observed versus predicted mortality after MitraClip treatment in patients with symptomatic heart failure and significant functional mitral regurgitation. European Journal of Heart Failure, 20(10):1495-1496.

Schmiady, Martin O; Hofer, Silvia; Maisano, Francesco; Reser, Diana (2018). Recurrent pulmonary artery intimal sarcoma with infiltration of the left coronary artery. Journal of Cardiac Surgery, 33(10):638-639.

Turagam, Mohit K; Vuddanda, Venkat; Verberkmoes, Niels; Ohtsuka, Toshiya; Akca, Ferdi; Atkins, Donita; Bommana, Sudharani; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Gopinathannair, Rakesh; Dunnington, Gansevoort; Rasekh, Abdi; Cheng, Jie; Salzberg, Sacha; Natale, Andrea; Cox, James; Lakkireddy, Dhanunjaya R (2018). Epicardial Left Atrial Appendage Exclusion Reduces Blood Pressure in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation and Hypertension. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 72(12):1346-1353.

Plate, Andreas; Kohl, Thomas A; Keller, Peter M; Majer, Sabine; Fulchini, Rosamaria; Strahm, Carol; Medugno, Cristoforo; Rancic, Zoran; Husmann, Lars; Sax, Hugo; Niemann, Stefan; Hasse, Barbara (2018). Aortic endograft infection with Mycobacterium chimaera and Granulicatella adiacens, Switzerland, 2014. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 24(9):1700-1704.

De Backer, Ole; Pilgrim, Thomas; Simonato, Matheus; et al; Taramasso, Maurizio (2018). Usefulness of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation for Treatment of Pure Native Aortic Valve Regurgitation. American Journal of Cardiology, 122(6):1028-1035.

Anroedh, Sharda S; Akkerhuis, K Martijn; Oemrawsingh, Rohit M; Garcia-Garcia, Hector M; Brankovic, Milos; Regar, Evelyn; van Geuns, Robert-Jan; Serruys, Patrick W; Daemen, Joost; van Mieghem, Nicolas M; Boersma, Eric; Kardys, Isabella (2018). Associations of 26 Circulating Inflammatory and Renal Biomarkers with Near-Infrared Spectroscopy and Long-term Cardiovascular Outcome in Patients Undergoing Coronary Angiography (ATHEROREMO-NIRS Substudy). Current Atherosclerosis Reports, 20(10):52.

Räber, Lorenz; Mintz, Gary S; Koskinas, Konstantinos C; Johnson, Thomas W; Holm, Niels R; Onuma, Yoshinubo; Radu, Maria D; Joner, Michael; Yu, Bo; Jia, Haibo; Meneveau, Nicolas; de la Torre Hernandez, Jose M; Escaned, Javier; Hill, Jonathan; Prati, Francesco; Colombo, Antonio; di Mario, Carlo; Regar, Evelyn; Capodanno, Davide; Wijns, William; Byrne, Robert A; Guagliumi, Giulio; ESC Scientific Document Group (2018). Clinical use of intracoronary imaging. Part 1: guidance and optimization of coronary interventions. An expert consensus document of the European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions. European Heart Journal, 39(35):3281-3300.

Sologashvili, Tornike; Myers, Patrick O; Beghetti, Maurice; Prêtre, René (2018). Rotation of the outflow tracts. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 27(3):463-464.

Marino, Bárbara Campos Abreu; Buljubasic, Nermina; Akkerhuis, Martijn; Cheng, Jin M; Garcia-Garcia, Hector M; Regar, Evelyn; Geuns, Robert-Jan van; Serruys, Patrick W; Boersma, Eric; Kardys, Isabella (2018). Adiponectin in Relation to Coronary Plaque Characteristics on Radiofrequency Intravascular Ultrasound and Cardiovascular Outcome. Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia, 111(3):345-353.

Castro-Ferreira, Ricardo; Dias, Paulo Gonçalves; Sampaio, Sérgio Moreira; Teixeira, José Fernando; Lachat, Mario (2018). Simplified hybrid repair with true lumen recycling for retrograde renovisceral perfusion in a complex chronic aortic dissection. Journal of Vascular Surgery Cases and Innovative Techniques, 4(3):226-230.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Feldman, Ted; Maisano, Francesco (2018). Transcatheter mitral valve repair: review of the clinical evidence. EuroIntervention, 14(AB):AB91-AB100.

Räber, Lorenz; Mintz, Gary S; Koskinas, Konstantinos C; Johnson, Thomas W; Holm, Niels Ramsing; Onuma, Yoshinobu; Radu, Maria D; Joner, Michael; Yu, Bo; Jia, Haibo; Meneveau, Nicolas; de la Torre Hernandez, Jose Maria; Escaned, Javier; Hill, Jonathan; Prati, Francesco; Colombo, Antonio; Di Mario, Carlo; Regar, Evelyn; Capodanno, Davide; Wijns, William; Byrne, Robert A; Guagliumi, Giulio (2018). Clinical use of intracoronary imaging. Part 1: guidance and optimization of coronary interventions. An expert consensus document of the European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions. EuroIntervention, 14(6):656-677.

Hausleiter, Jörg; Braun, Daniel; Orban, Mathias; Latib, Azeem; Lurz, Philipp; Boekstegers, Peter; von Bardeleben, Ralph Stephan; Kowalski, Marek; Hahn, Rebecca T; Maisano, Francesco; Hagl, Christian; Massberg, Steffen; Nabauer, Michael (2018). Patient selection, echocardiographic screening and treatment strategies for interventional tricuspid repair using the edge-to-edge repair technique. EuroIntervention, 14(6):645-653.

Niclauss, Lars; Montemurro, Michael; Kirsch, Matthias; Prêtre, René (2018). Sarcoma of the heart: survival after surgery. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 27(2):198-201.

Budtz-Lilly, Jacob; Björck, Martin; Venermo, Maarit; Debus, Sebastian; Behrendt, Christian-Alexander; Altreuther, Martin; Beiles, Barry; Szeberin, Zoltan; Eldrup, Nikolaj; Danielsson, Gudmundur; Thomson, Ian; Wigger, Pius; Khashram, Manar; Loftus, Ian; Mani, Kevin (2018). Editor's Choice - The Impact of Centralisation and Endovascular Aneurysm Repair on Treatment of Ruptured Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms Based on International Registries. European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 56(2):181-188.

Unger, Philippe; Pibarot, Philippe; Tribouilloy, Christophe; Lancellotti, Patrizio; Maisano, Francesco; Iung, Bernard; Piérard, Luc (2018). Multiple and Mixed Valvular Heart Diseases. Circulation. Cardiovascular Imaging, 11(8):e007862.

Christmann, Martin; Wipf, Alexandra; Dave, Hitendu; Quandt, Daniel; Niesse, Oliver; Deisenberg, Markus; Hersberger, Martin; Kretschmar, Oliver; Knirsch, Walter (2018). Risk factor analysis for a complicated postoperative course after neonatal arterial switch operation: The role of troponin T. Congenital Heart Disease, 13(4):594-601.

Myers, Patrick; Sologashvili, Tornike; Beghetti, Maurice; Prêtre, René (2018). Rotation of the outflow tracts for complex transposition of the great arteries. Multimedia Manual Cardio-Thoracic Surgery:online.

Pozzoli, Alberto; Zuber, Michel; Taramasso, Maurizio; Kuwata, Shingo; Maisano, Francesco (2018). 3D echo-fluoro fusion imaging to guide Cardioband transcatheter mitral annuloplasty. European Heart Journal. Cardiovascular Imaging, 19(7):827.

Faletra, Francesco F; Pozzoli, Alberto; Agricola, Eustachio; Guidotti, Andrea; Biasco, Luigi; Leo, Laura Anna; Taramasso, Maurizio; Pasotti, Elena; Kuwata, Shingo; Moccetti, Marco; Tanner, Felix C; Pedrazzini, Giovanni; Nietlispach, Fabian; Moccetti, Tiziano; Zuber, Michel; Maisano, Francesco (2018). Echocardiographic-fluoroscopic fusion imaging for transcatheter mitral valve repair guidance. European Heart Journal. Cardiovascular Imaging, 19(7):715-726.

Patriki, Dimitri; Gresser, Eva; Manka, Robert; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Lüscher, Thomas F; Heidecker, Bettina (2018). Approximation of the Incidence of Myocarditis by Systematic Screening With Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging. JACC: Heart Failure, 6(7):573-579.

Scali, Salvatore T; Beck, Adam W; Torsello, Giovanni; Lachat, Mario; Kubilis, Paul; Veith, Frank J; Lee, Jason T; Donas, Konstantinos P; PERICLES investigators (2018). Identification of optimal device combinations for the chimney endovascular aneurysm repair technique within the PERICLES registry. Journal of Vascular Surgery, 68(1):24-35.

Villiger, Martin; Otsuka, Kenichiro; Karanasos, Antonios; Doradla, Pallavi; Ren, Jian; Lippok, Norman; Shishkov, Milen; Daemen, Joost; Diletti, Roberto; van Geuns, Robert-Jan; Zijlstra, Felix; Dijkstra, Jouke; van Soest, Gijs; Regar, Evelyn; Nadkarni, Seemantini K; Bouma, Brett E (2018). Repeatability Assessment of Intravascular Polarimetry in Patients. IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, 37(7):1618-1625.

Tanaskovic, Slobodan; Radak, Djordje; Aleksic, Nikola; Calija, Branko; Maravic-Stojkovic, Vera; Nenezic, Dragoslav; Ilijevski, Nenad; Popov, Petar; Vucurevic, Goran; Babic, Srdjan; Matic, Predrag; Gajin, Predrag; Vasic, Dragan; Rancic, Zoran (2018). Scoring system to predict early carotid restenosis after eversion endarterectomy by analysis of inflammatory markers. Journal of Vascular Surgery, 68(1):118-127.

Diehl, Philipp; Gaul, Daniel S; Sogl, Jonas; Flierl, Ulrike; Henstridge, Darren; Pahla, Juergen; Bugger, Heiko; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Ruschitzka, Frank; Bode, Christoph; Lüscher, Thomas F; Moser, Martin; Matter, Christian M; Peter, Karlheinz; Winnik, Stephan (2018). The effect of oxygen in Sirt3-mediated myocardial protection: a proof-of-concept study in cultured cardiomyoblasts. Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis, 46(1):102-112.

Zientara, Alicja; Schwegler, Igor; Attigah, Nicolas; Genoni, Michele; Dzemali, Omer (2018). Anomaly of Haughton type D left cervical aortic arch in combination with type B dissection: case report and literature review. Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 13(1):79.

Kuwata, Shingo; Zuber, Michel; Nietlispach, Fabian; Taramasso, Maurizio; Maisano, Francesco (2018). Transcatheter mitral annuloplasty in Barlow's mitral regurgitation with deep cleft. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions, 11(12):e97-e98.

de Boer, Sanneke P M; Baran, Yael; Garcia-Garcia, Hector M; Eskin, Itamar; Lenzen, Mattie; Kleber, Marcus E; Regar, Evelyn; de Jaegere, Peter J; Ligthart, Jurgen M; van Geuns, Robert Jan; Lehtimäki, Tehro; Laaksonen, Reijo; Boersma, Eric; März, Winfried; Halperin, Erin; Serruys, Patrick W; Koenig, Wolfgang (2018). The European Collaborative Project on inflammation and vascular wall remodeling in Atherosclerosis - Intravascular Ultrasound (ATHEROREMO-IVUS) study. EuroIntervention, 14(2):194-203.

Emmert, Maximilian Y (2018). Christiaan Barnard-The Surgeon Who Dared. European Heart Journal, 39(23):2133-2134.

Godino, Cosmo; Scotti, Andrea; Taramasso, Maurizio; Adamo, Marianna; Russo, Marco; Chiarito, Mauro; Melillo, Francesco; Beneduce, Alessandro; Pivato, Carlo Andrea; Arrigoni, Luca; Toscano, Evelina; Salerno, Anna; Cappelletti, Alberto; Magni, Valeria; Stella, Stefano; Fragasso, Gabriele; Montorfano, Matteo; Agricola, Eustachio; Ettori, Federica; Margonato, Alberto; Maisano, Francesco; Colombo, Antonio (2018). Two-year cardiac mortality after MitraClip treatment of functional mitral regurgitation in ischemic and non-ischemic dilated cardiomyopathy. International Journal of Cardiology, 269:33-39.

Husmann, Lars; Ledergerber, Bruno; Anagnostopoulos, Alexia; Stolzmann, Paul; Sah, Bert-Ram; Burger, Irene A; Pop, Roxana; Weber, Alberto; Mayer, Dieter; Rancic, Zoran; Hasse, Barbara; VASGRA Cohort Study (2018). The role of FDG PET/CT in therapy control of aortic graft infection. European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, 45(11):1987-1997.

Reser, Diana; Kolbe, Michaela; Pomar, José Lius (2018). How to make a “Heart Team” a “real” Team to ensure optimal patient care. E Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine, 6(2):32-35.

Cuevas, Oscar; Savic, Vedran; Mestres, Carlos – A (2018). Our Heritage: A compact history of Cardiac Surgery by Arkalgud Sampath Kumar and Gerald Rainer. Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals, 26(5):423.

Ross, Jay P; Mohtashami, Sadaf; Leveille, Etienne; Johnson, Amelie M; Xiong, Lan; Dion, Patrick A; Fon, Edward; Dauvilliers, Yves; Dupré, Nicolas; Rouleau, Guy A; Gan-Or, Ziv (2018). Association study of essential tremor genetic loci in Parkinson's disease. Neurobiology of Aging, 66:178.e13-178.e15.

Ferrero Guadagnoli, Adolfo; De Carlo, Carlotta; Maisano, Francesco; Ho, Edwin; Saccocci, Matteo; Cuevas, Oscar; Luciani, Marco; Kuwata, Shingo; Nietlispach, Fabian; Taramasso, Maurizio (2018). Cardioband system as a treatment for functional mitral regurgitation. Expert Review of Medical Devices, 15(6):415-421.

Motta, Sarah E; Fioretta, Emanuela S; Dijkman, Petra E; Lintas, Valentina; Behr, Luc; Hoerstrup, Simon P; Emmert, Maximilian Y (2018). Development of an Off-the-Shelf Tissue-Engineered Sinus Valve for Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve Replacement: a Proof-of-Concept Study. Journal of Cardiovascular Translational Research, 11(3):182-191.

Pericàs, J M; Moreno, A; Almela, M; García-de-la-Mària, C; Marco, F; Muñoz, P; Peña, C; de Alarcón, A; Del Río, A; Eworo, A; Cruceta, A; Paré, J C; Mestres, C A; Miró, J M; FOSIMI Investigators (2018). Efficacy and safety of fosfomycin plus imipenem versus vancomycin for complicated bacteraemia and endocarditis due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: a randomized clinical trial. Clinical Microbiology and Infection, 24(6):673-676.

Maisano, Francesco; Taramasso, Maurizio (2018). Transcatheter tricuspid valve therapies: exploring the dark side of the moon. European Journal of Heart Failure, 20(6):1063-1065.

Saccocci, Matteo; Taramasso, Maurizio; Maisano, Francesco (2018). Mitral valve interventions in structural heart disease. Current Cardiology Reports, 20(6):49.

Schweiger, Martin; Zuckermann, Andreas; Beiras-Fernandez, Andres; Berchtolld-Herz, Michael; Boeken, Udo; Garbade, Jens; Hirt, Stephan; Richter, Manfred; Ruhpawar, Arjang; Schmitto, Jan Dieter; Schönrath, Felix; Schramm, Rene; Schulz, Uwe; Wilhelm, Markus J; Barten, Markus J (2018). A Review of Induction with Rabbit Antithymocyte Globulin in Pediatric Heart Transplant Recipients. Annals of transplantation : quarterly of the Polish Transplantation Society, 23:322-333.

Emmert, Maximilian Y; Schmitt, Boris A; Loerakker, Sandra; Sanders, Bart; Spriestersbach, Hendrik; Fioretta, Emanuela S; Bruder, Leon; Brakmann, Kerstin; Motta, Sarah E; Lintas, Valentina; Dijkman, Petra E; Frese, Laura; Berger, Felix; Baaijens, Frank P T; Hoerstrup, Simon P (2018). Computational modeling guides tissue-engineered heart valve design for long-term in vivo performance in a translational sheep model. Science Translational Medicine, 10(440):eaan4587.

Wipf, Alexandra; Christmann, Martin; Navarini-Meury, Susanne; Dave, Hitendu; Quandt, Daniel; Knirsch, Walter; Kretschmar, Oliver (2018). Aortopulmonary collaterals in neonates with d-transposition of the great arteries - Clinical significance early after arterial switch operation. International Journal of Cardiology, 258:237-242.

Kumar, T Rajendra (2018). Fshb Knockout Mouse Model, Two Decades Later and Into the Future. Endocrinology, 159(5):1941-1949.

von Segesser, Ludwig K; Berdajs, Denis; Abdel-Sayed, Saad; Ferrari, Enrico; Halbe, Maximilian; Wilhelm, Markus; Maisano, Francesco (2018). New, optimized, dual-lumen cannula for veno-venous ECMO. Perfusion, 33(1_suppl):18-23.

Pfister, Raymond; Tozzi, Piergiorgio; Hullin, Roger; Yerly, Patrick; Jahns, Fritz-Patrick; Prêtre, René; Kirsch, Matthias (2018). HeartMate 3 implantation via left antero-lateral thoracotomy to avoid resternotomy in high risk patients. Multimedia Manual Cardio-Thoracic Surgery:online.

Benussi, Stefano; De Maat, Gijs E (2018). Atrial remodelling and function: implications for atrial fibrillation surgery. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 53(Suppl_1):i2-i8.

Mestres, Carlos A; Bartel, Thomas; Sorgente, Antonio; Müller, Silvana; Gruner, Christiane; Dearani, Joseph; Quintana, Eduard (2018). Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy: what, when, why, for whom? European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 53(4):700-707.

Hofmann, Michael; Pecoraro, Felice; Planer, David; Pfammatter, Thomas; Puippe, Gilbert; Bettex, Dominique; Veith, Frank J; Lachat, Mario; Chaykovska, Lyubov; FIM and PIVOTAL trialists (2018). Early outcomes with a single-sided access endovascular stent. Journal of Vascular Surgery, 68(1):83-90.e2.

Puippe, Gilbert Dominique; Kobe, Adrian; Rancic, Zoran; Pfiffner, Roger; Lachat, Mario; Pfammatter, Thomas (2018). Safety of percutaneous axillary artery access with a suture-mediated closing device for parallel endograft aortic procedures - a retrospective pilot study. Vasa, 47(4):311-317.

Pozzoli, Alberto; Taramasso, Maurizio; Kuwata, Shingo; Zuber, Michel; Nietlispach, Fabian; Maisano, Francesco (2018). Echo-Fluoro Fusion imaging Guidance for no Contrast transfemoral Aortic Valve Implantation. European Heart Journal. Cardiovascular Imaging, 19(6):710-711.

Mauron, Sylvain; Longchamp, David; Perez, Marie-Hélène; Prêtre, René; Sandu, Kishore; Di Bernardo, Stefano; Boegli, Yann; Dolci, Mirko (2018). Anesthetic Management for Concomitant Correction of Congenital Cardiac Defects and Long "O" Ring Tracheal Stenosis: A Role for Heliox?: Report of 2 Cases. A & A Practice, 10(6):154-156.

Cavigelli-Brunner, Anna; Hug, Maja I; Dave, Hitendu; Baenziger, Oskar; Buerki, Christoph; Bettex, Dominique; Cannizzaro, Vincenzo; Balmer, Christian (2018). Prevention of Low Cardiac Output Syndrome After Pediatric Cardiac Surgery: A Double-Blind Randomized Clinical Pilot Study Comparing Dobutamine and Milrinone. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 19(7):619-625.

Rivoisy, Claire; Vena, Antonio; Schaeffer, Laura; Charlier, Caroline; Fontanet, Arnaud; Delahaye, François; Bouza, Emilio; Lortholary, Olivier; Munoz, Patricia; Lefort, Agnès (2018). Prosthetic Valve Candida spp. Endocarditis: New Insights Into Long-term Prognosis-The ESCAPE Study. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 66(6):825-832.

Hosseinpour, Amir-Reza; Perez, Marie-Hélène; Longchamp, David; Cotting, Jacques; Sekarski, Nicole; Hurni, Michel; Prêtre, René; Di Bernardo, Stefano (2018). Age is not a good predictor of irreversibility of pulmonary hypertension in congenital cardiac malformations with left-to-right shunt. Congenital Heart Disease, 13(2):210-216.

Ferrari, Enrico; von Segesser, Ludwig K; Berdajs, Denis; Müller, Ludwig; Halbe, Maximilian; Maisano, Francesco (2018). Clinical Experience in Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery With Virtually Wall-Less Venous Cannulas. Innovations : Technology And Techniques In Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery, 13(2):104-107.

Sommerstein, Rami; Hasse, Barbara; Marschall, Jonas; Sax, Hugo; Genoni, Michele; Schlegel, Matthias; Widmer, Andreas F; Swiss Chimaera Taskforce (2018). Global Health Estimate of Invasive Mycobacterium chimaera Infections Associated with Heater-Cooler Devices in Cardiac Surgery. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 24(3):576-578.

Maisano, Francesco; Ruschitzka, Frank (2018). Mitral Interventions in Heart Failure time to deliver on the promise. European Journal of Heart Failure, 20(3):609-611.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Denegri, Andrea; Kuwata, Shingo; Rickli, Hans; Haager, Philipp K; Sütsch, Gabor; Rodriguez Cetina Biefer, Hector; Kottwitz, Jan; Nietlispach, Fabian; Maisano, Francesco (2018). Feasibility and safety of transfemoral sheathless portico aortic valve implantation preliminary results in a single center experience. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, 91(3):533-539.

Caliskan, Etem; Cox, James L; Falk, Volkmar; Salzberg, Sacha P; Emmert, Maximilian Y (2018). Surgical device-enabled epicardial LAA closure to achieve safe, complete, and durable LAA occlusion. Nature Reviews. Cardiology, 15(3):191.

Wang, Changtian; Lachat, Mario; Regar, Evelyn; von Segesser, Ludwig Karl; Maisano, Francesco; Ferrari, Enrico (2018). Suitability of the porcine aortic model for transcatheter aortic root repair. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 26(6):1002-1008.

Pozzoli, Alberto; Taramasso, Maurizio; Russo, Marco; Zuber, Michel; Maisano, Francesco (2018). Echo-navigation to guide challenging transseptal puncture during transfemoral repair of mitral and tricuspid valve. Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine, 19(2):73-74.

Rodriguez Cetina Biefer, Hector; Weber, Alberto; Maisano, Francesco; Benussi, Stefano (2018). Leaflet perforation by cor-knot automated fasteners more usual than you think. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 105(2):664-665.

De Carlo, Carlotta; Settimio, Ugo F; Maisano, Francesco (2018). Mitral valve repair versus MitraClip. Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine, 19 Suppl:e80-e83.

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 (2018). Outcome after percutaneous Edge-to-Edge Mitral Repair for functional and degenerative Mitral Regurgitation a systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Heart, 104(4):306-312.

Zimmermann, Corina; Attenhofer Jost, Christine; Prêtre, René; Mueller, Christoph; Greutmann, Matthias; Seifert, Burkhardt; Valsangiacomo Büchel, Emanuela R; Kretschmar, Oliver; Dave, Hitendu Hasmukhlal; Weber, Roland (2018). Mid-term Outcome of 100 Consecutive Ross Procedures: Excellent Survival, But Yet to Be a Cure. Pediatric Cardiology, 39(3):595-603.

Kotecha, Dipak; Breithardt, Günter; Camm, A John; Lip, Gregory Y H; Schotten, Ulrich; Ahlsson, Anders; Arnar, David; Atar, Dan; Auricchio, Angelo; Bax, Jeroen; Benussi, Stefano; Blomstrom-Lundqvist, Carina; Borggrefe, Martin; Boriani, Giuseppe; Brandes, Axel; Calkins, Hugh; Casadei, Barbara; Castellá, Manuel; Chua, Winnie; Crijns, Harry; Dobrev, Dobromir; Fabritz, Larissa; Feuring, Martin; Freedman, Ben; Gerth, Andrea; Goette, Andreas; Guasch, Eduard; Haase, Doreen; Hatem, Stephane; Haeusler, Karl Georg; et al (2018). Integrating new approaches to atrial fibrillation management: the 6th AFNET/EHRA Consensus Conference. Europace, 20(3):395-407.

Schmack, Bastian; Weymann, Alexander; Ruschitzka, Frank; Autschbach, Rüdiger; Raake, Philip W; Jurrmann, Nadine; Menon, Ares K; Karck, Matthias; Wilhelm, Markus J; Ruhparwar, Arjang (2018). Successful support of biventricular heart failure patients by new EXCOR® Adult pumps with bileaflet valves: a prospective study. Clinical Research in Cardiology, 107(5):413-420.

Nwiloh, Jonathan; Smit, Francis; Mestres, Carlos; Yankah, Charles (2018). Challenges to Providing Open Heart Surgery for 186 Million Nigerians. Nigerian Journal of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 3(1):8-13.

Caliskan, Etem; Salzberg, Sacha P; Emmert, Maximilian Y (2018). Impact of Left Atrial Appendage Exclusion on Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting-The Surgeon's Comment. American Journal of Cardiology, 121(1):142.

Mestres, Carlos A (2018). Resolución quirúrgica de enfermedad renovascular. Cirugía Cardiovascular, 25(1):51.

Liungman, Krister; Mani, Kevin; Wanhainen, Anders; Bosaeus, Linus; Lachat, Mario (2018). Safety and Functionality of a Guidewire Fixator: Clinical Investigation of a New Endovascular Tool. Innovations : Technology And Techniques In Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery, 13(1):51-53.

Motta, Sarah E; Lintas, Valentina; Fioretta, Emanuela S; Hoerstrup, Simon P; Emmert, Maximilian Y (2018). Off-the-shelf tissue engineered heart valves for in situ regeneration: current state, challenges and future directions. Expert Review of Medical Devices, 15(1):35-45.

Sandu, Kishore; Reinhard, Antoine; Lambercy, Karma; Pretre, Rene; Gorostidi, Francois (2018). Temporary tracheal stenting using endovascular prosthesis in the management of severe refractory stenosis following slide tracheoplasty. European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, 275(1):275-280.

Fioretta, Emanuela S; Dijkman, Petra E; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Hoerstrup, Simon P (2018). The future of heart valve replacement: recent developments and translational challenges for heart valve tissue engineering. Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, 12(1):e323-e335.

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Schweiger, Martin; Miera, Oliver; de By, Theo M M H; Hübler, Michael; Berger, Felix; Özbaran, Mustafa; Loforte, Antonio; Seifert, Burkhardt; Gargiulo, Gaetano; Gummert, Jan F; Mohacsi, Paul; EUROMACS members (2018). Cerebral strokes in children on intracorporeal ventricular assist devices: analysis of the EUROMACS Registry. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 53(2):416-421.

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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 (2018). Epicardial left atrial appendage AtriClip occlusion reduces the incidence of stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation undergoing cardiac surgery. Europace, 20(7):e105-e114.

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Mestres, Carlos A; Weber, Alberto (2018). 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, 155(2):586-587.

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 (2018). How does descending Aorta Geometry change when it Dissects. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 53(4):815-821.

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Kuwata, Shingo; Vierecke, Juliane; Gloekler, Steffen; Maisano, Francesco; Meier, Bernhard; Nietlispach, Fabian (2018). 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, 25(2):179-187.

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Bartel, Thomas; Rivard, Andrew; Jimenez, Alejandro; Mestres, Carlos A; Müller, Silvana (2018). Medical Three-Dimensional printing opens up new Opportunities in Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery. European Heart Journal, 39(15):1246-1254.

Pecoraro, Felice; Gloekler, Steffen; Mader, Caecilia E; Roos, Malgorzata; Chaykovska, Lyubov; Veith, Frank J; Cayne, Neal S; Mangialardi, Nicola; Neff, Thomas; Lachat, Mario L (2018). Mortality Rates and Risk Factors for emergent open Repair of abdominal Aortic Aneurysms in the endovascular Era. Updates in surgery, 70(1):129-136.

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Stettler, Rodrigue; Dijkstra, Jouke; Räber, Lorenz; Torii, Ryo; Zhang, Yao-Jun; Karanasos, Antonis; Liu, Shengnan; Crake, Tom; Hamshere, Steve; Garcia-Garcia, Hector M; Tenekecioglu, Erhan; Ozkor, Muhiddin; Windecker, Stephan; Serruys, Patrick W; Regar, Evelyn; Mathur, Anthony; Bourantas, Christos V (2018). Neointima and neoatherosclerotic characteristics in bare metal and first and second generation drug eluting stents in patients admitted with cardiovascular events attributed to stent failure: an optical coherence tomography study. EuroIntervention, 13(15):e1831-e1840.

Rodriguez Cetina Biefer, Hector; Taramasso, Maurizio; Kuwata, Shingo; Nietlispach, Fabian; Zuber, Michel; Maisano, Francesco (2018). Optimizing Echo guidance during MitraClip using Fluoroscopy how to see better. Cardiovascular Intervention and Therapeutics, 33(4):398-399.

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Zhang, Bu-Chun; Karanasos, Antonios; Gnanadesigan, Muthukaruppan; van der Sijde, Johannes N; van Ditzhuijzen, Nienke S; Witberg, Karen T; Ligthart, Jurgen; Diletti, Roberto; van Geuns, Robert-Jan; Dijkstra, Jouke; Zijlstra, Felix; van Soest, Gijs; Regar, Evelyn (2018). Qualitative and quantitative evaluation of dynamic changes in non-culprit coronary atherosclerotic Léesion Morphology A longitudinal OCT study. EuroIntervention, 13(18):2190-2200.

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Van Hemelrijck, Mathias; Taramasso, Maurizio; De Carlo, Carlotta; Kuwata, Shingo; Regar, Evelyn; Nietlispach, Fabian; Ferrero, Adolfo; Weber, Alberto; Maisano, Francesco (2018). Recent advances in understanding and managing Aortic Atenosis. F1000Research, 7:58.

Cosgun, Tugba; Tomaszek, Sandra; Opitz, Isabelle; Wilhelm, Markus; Schuurmans, Macé M; Weder, Walter; Inci, Ilhan (2018). Single-center experience with intraoperative extracorporeal membrane oxygenation use in lung transplantation. The International Journal of Artificial Organs, 41(2):89-93.

Rodriguez Cetina Biefer, Hector; Sündermann, Simon H; Alkadhi, Hatem; Genoni, Michele; Maisano, Francesco; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Plass, André (2018). Sternal anomalies in asymptomatic patients after median sternotomy and potential influencing factors. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, 66(06):517-522.

Cuevas, Oscar; Weber, Alberto; Maisano, Francesco; Mestres, Carlos A (2018). The grandparent and the grandchild separated by 50 years sharing the left ventricular outflow tract. European Heart Journal, 39(5):410.

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Nugraha, Bramasta; Mohr, Manuel A; Ponti, Aaron; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Weibel, Franziska; Hoerstrup, Simon P; Moll, Solange; Certa, Ulrich; Prunotto, Marco; Pantazis, Periklis (2017). Monitoring and manipulating cellular crosstalk during kidney fibrosis inside a 3D in vitro co-culture. Scientific Reports, 7(1):14490.

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Price, Jonathan; Clarke, Nicholas; Turer, Aslan; Quintana, Eduard; Mestres, Carlos; Huffman, Lynn; Peltz, Matthias; Wait, Michael; Ring, W Steves; Jessen, Michael; Bajona, Pietro (2017). Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy Review of Surgical Treatment. Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals, 25(9):594-607.

Hosseini, Saeid; Rezaei, Yousef; Samiei, Niloufar; Sadeghpour, Anita; Peighambari, Mohammad Mehdi; Mestres, Carlos A; Sellke, Frank W (2017). Massive Left Atrial Calcification a Case Report and review of the Literature. General Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 65(11):653-656.

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Oikonomou, Kyriakos; Kasprzak, Piotr; Schierling, Wilma; Kopp, Reinhard; Pfister, Karin (2017). Graft complexity-related outcomes of fenestrated endografting for abdominal aortic aneurysms. Journal of Endovascular Therapy, 24(2):230-236.

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Kuwata, Shingo; Taramasso, Maurizio; Zuber, Michel; Suetsch, Gabor; Attinger-Toller, Adrian; Wicki, David; Maisano, Francesco; Nietlispach, Fabian (2017). Feasibility of concomitant MitraClip and left atrial appendage occlusion. EuroIntervention, 12(16):1940-1945.

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Berdajs, Denis; Mosbahi, Selim; Strano, Francesco; Forro, Zalan; Burki, Marco; von Segesser, Ludwig K (2017). Impact of Synthetic Elements on Aortic Root Haemodynamics Computed Fluid Dynamics of Aortic Root Reconstruction and Valve Reimplantation. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 51(3):432-441.

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Kuwata, Shingo; Taramasso, Maurizio; Guidotti, Andrea; Nietlispach, Fabian; Maisano, Francesco (2017). Evaluation of Valtech's transcatheter mitral valve repair device. Expert Review of Medical Devices, 14(3):189-195.

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Tzafos, Stefanos; Collaud, Stéphane; Wilhelm, Markus; Wieser, Stephan; Weder, Walter; Inci, Ilhan (2017). Lung volume reduction surgery on extracorporeal life support. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 103(2):e115-e117.

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.

Beaume, M; Köhler, T; Greub, G; Manuel, O; Aubert, J-D; Baerlocher, L; Farinelli, L; Buckling, A; van Delden, C; Swiss Transplant Cohort Study (2017). Rapid Adaptation Drives Invasion of Airway Donor Microbiota by Pseudomonas after Lung Transplantation. Scientific Reports, (7):40309.

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.

Kamijima, Ryo; Suzuki, Kengo; Izumo, Masaki; Kuwata, Shingo; Mizukoshi, Kei; Takai, Manabu; Kou, Seisyou; Hayashi, Akio; Kida, Keisuke; Harada, Tomoo; Akashi, Yoshihiro J (2017). Predictors of exercise-induced pulmonary hypertension in patients with asymptomatic degenerative mitral regurgitation: mechanistic insights from 2D speckle-tracking echocardiography. Scientific Reports, 7:40008.

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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.

Martin-Gandul, Cecilia; Stampf, Susanne; Héquet, Delphine; Mueller, Nicolas J; Cusini, Alexia; van Delden, Christian; Khanna, Nina; Boggian, Katia; Hirzel, Cédric; Soccal, Paola; Hirsch, Hans H; Pascual, Manuel; Meylan, Pascal; Manuel, Oriol (2017). Preventive strategies against cytomegalovirus and incidence of α-herpesvirus infections in olid-organ transplant recipients: A nationwide cohort study. American Journal of Transplantation, 17(7):1813-1822.

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Cambria, Elena; Steiger, Julia; Günter, Julia; Bopp, Annina; Wolint, Petra; Hoerstrup, Simon P; Emmert, Maximilian Y (2016). Cardiac Regenerative Medicine: The Potential of a New Generation of Stem Cells. Transfusion Medicine and Hemotherapy, 43(4):275-281.

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.

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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.

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Banzic, Igor; Lachat, Mario L; 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 L (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 L; 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, Mario L (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 L; 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 L; 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, Mario L (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 L; 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.

Dubois, Luc; Mayer, Dieter; Rancic, Zoran; Veith, Frank J; Lachat, Mario L (2015). Debate: whether endovascular repair offers a survival advantage over open repair for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms. Journal of Vascular Surgery, 61(2):546-555.

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.

Schweiger, M; Vanderpluym, C; Jeewa, A; Canter, C E; Jansz, P; Parrino, P E; Miera, O; Schmitto, J; Mehegan, M; Adachi, I; Hübler, M; Zimpfer, D (2015). Outpatient management of intra-corporeal left ventricular assist device system in children: a multi-center experience. American Journal of Transplantation, 15(2):453-460.

Mayer, D; Rancic, Z; Veith, F J; Lachat, Mario L (2015). Part two: against the motion. EVAR offers no survival benefit over open repair for the treatment of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms. European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 49(2):119-127.

Sah, Bert-Ram; Husmann, Lars; Mayer, Dieter; Scherrer, Alexandra U; Rancic, Zoran; Puippe, Gilbert; Weber, Rainer; Hasse, Barbara (2015). Diagnostic performance of (18)F-FDG-PET/CT in vascular graft infections. European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 49(4):455-464.

Klein, Holger J; Csordas, Adam; Falk, Volkmar; Slankamenac, Ksenija; Rudiger, Alain; Schönrath, Felix; Biefer, Hector Rodriguez Cetina; Starck, Christoph T; Graf, Rolf (2015). Pancreatic stone protein predicts postoperative infection in cardiac surgery patients irrespective of cardiopulmonary bypass or surgical technique. PLoS ONE, 10(3):e0120276.

Windecker, Stephan; Kolh, Philippe; Alfonso, Fernando; Collet, Jean-Philippe; Cremer, Jochen; Falk, Volkmar; Filippatos, Gerasimos; Hamm, Christian; Head, Stuart J; Jüni, Peter; Kappetein, A Pieter; Kastrati, Adnan; Knuuti, Juhani; Landmesser, Ulf; Laufer, Günther; Neumann, Franz-Josef; Richter, Dimitrios J; Schauerte, Patrick; Sousa Uva, Miguel; Stefanini, Giulio G; Taggart, David Paul; Torracca, Lucia; Valgimigli, Marco; Wijns, William; Witkowski, Adam (2015). 2014 ESC/EACTS Guidelines on myocardial revascularization. EuroIntervention, 10(9):1024-1094.

Holubec, Tomas; Caliskan, Etem; Bettex, Dominique; Maisano, Francesco (2015). Repair of post-infarction left ventricular free wall rupture using an extracellular matrix patch. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 48(5):800-803.

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Mangialardi, N; Ronchey, S; Malaj, A; Lachat, Mario L; Serrao, E; Alberti, V; Fazzini, S (2015). Case report of an endovascular repair of a residual type A dissection using a not CE not FDA-approved Najuta thoracic stent graft system. Medicine, 94(3):e436.

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Ferre, Georgina Fuertes; Latib, Azeem; Maisano, Francesco; Naganuma, Toru; Alfieri, Ottavio; Colombo, Antonio (2015). Transaortic valve implantation with the direct flow medical valve in an emergency situation of post-valvuloplasty severe aortic regurgitation. Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine, 16(5):317-319.

Arrigo, Mattia; Maisano, Francesco; Haueis, Sabine; Binder, Ronald K; Taramasso, Maurizio; Nietlispach, Fabian (2015). Transcatheter aortic-valve implantation with one single minimal contrast media injection. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, 85(7):1248-1253.

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Taramasso, Maurizio; Gaemperli, Oliver; Maisano, Francesco (2014). Treatment of degenerative mitral regurgitation in elderly patients. Nature Reviews. Cardiology, 12(3):177-183.

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Czerny, Martin; Sündermann, Simon; Falk, Volkmar (2014). The Cor-Knot device may serve as an ideal radiopaque marker of the annular plane for future valve-in-valve implantation. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 98(4):1485-1486.

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De Bonis, Michele; Lapenna, Elisabetta; Maisano, Francesco; Barili, Fabio; La Canna, Giovanni; Buzzatti, Nicola; Pappalardo, Federico; Calabrese, Mariachiara; Nisi, Teodora; Alfieri, Ottavio (2014). Long-term results (≤18 years) of the edge-to-edge mitral valve repair without annuloplasty in degenerative mitral regurgitation: implications for the percutaneous approach. Circulation, 130:19-24.

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Radak, Djordje; Tanaskovic, Slobodan; Sagic, Dragan; Antonic, Zelimir; Babic, Srdjan; Popov, Petar; Matic, Predrag; Rancic, Zoran (2014). Carotid angioplasty and stenting is safe and effective for treatment of recurrent stenosis after eversion endarterectomy. Journal of Vascular Surgery, 60(3):645-651.

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Juraszek, Andrzej; Dziodzio, Tomasz; Stoiber, Martin; Fechtig, Daniel; Gschlad, Verena; Aigner, Philipp; Czerny, Martin; Schima, Heinrich (2014). The influence of bicuspid aortic valves on the dynamic pressure distribution in the ascending aorta: A porcine ex vivo model. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 46(3):349-355.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Maisano, Francesco (2014). Transcatheter mitral valve repair--transcatheter mitral valve annuloplasty. EuroIntervention, 10 Suppl:129-135.

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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.

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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.

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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 L; 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.

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Windecker, Stephan; Stortecky, Stefan; Stefanini, Giulio G; et al (2014). Revascularisation versus medical treatment in patients with stable coronary artery disease: Network meta-analysis. BMJ : British medical journal, 348(g3859):online.

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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; Lüscher, 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.

Emmert, Maximilian Y; Weber, Benedikt; Falk, Volkmar; Hoerstrup, Simon P (2014). Transcatheter tissue engineered heart valves. Expert Review of Medical Devices, 11(1):15-21.

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.

Sündermann, S H; Falk, V (2014). Zur Leitlinie Herzklappenerkrankungen der ESC und EACTS Version 2012. Teil 2: Mitral- und Trikuspidalklappe. Zeitschrift für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie, 28(2):120-126.

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.

Weber, B; Dijkman, P E; Scherman, J; Sanders, B; Emmert, M Y; Grünenfelder, J; Verbeek, R; Bracher, M; Black, M; Franz, T; Kortsmit, J; Modregger, P; Peter, S; Stampanoni, M; Robert, J; Kehl, D; van Doeselaar, M; Schweiger, M; Brokopp, C E; Wälchli, T; Falk, V; Zilla, P; Driessen-Mol, A; Baaijens, F P; Hoerstrup, S P (2013). Off-the-shelf human decellularized tissue-engineered heart valves in a non-human primate model. Biomaterials, 34(30):7269-7280.

Brölmann, Fleur E; Eskes, Anne M; Sumpio, Bauer E; Mayer, Dieter O; Moore, Zena; Agren, Magnus S; Hermans, Michel; Cutting, Keith; Legemate, Dink A; Vermeulen, Hester; Ubbink, Dirk T (2013). Fundamentals of randomized clinical trials in wound care: reporting standards. Wound Repair and Regeneration, 21(5):641-647.

Holubec, Tomás; Raupach, Jan; Dominik, Jan; Vojácek, Jan (2013). "Elephant trunk" and endovascular stentgrafting : a hybrid approach to the treatment of extensive thoracic aortic aneurysm. Acta Medica, 56(2):80-82.

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.

Kaiser, Dominik; Hafner, Jürg; Mayer, Dieter; French, Lars E; Läuchli, Severin (2013). Alginate dressing and polyurethane film versus paraffin gauze in the treatment of split-thickness skin graft donor sites: a randomized controlled pilot study. Advances in Skin & Wound Care, 26(2):67-73.

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Holubec, Tomas; Zacek, Pavel; Tuna, Martin; Dominik, Jan; Harrer, Jan; Telekes, Petr; Nedbal, Pavel; Vojacek, Jan (2013). Aortic valve repair in patients with aortic regurgitation: Experience with the first 100 cases. Cor et Vasa, 55:479-486.

Mersmann, Jan; Iskandar, Franziska; Latsch, Kathrina; Habeck, Katharina; Sprunck, Vera; Zimmermann, René; Schumann, Ralf R; Zacharowski, Kai; Koch, Alexander (2013). Attenuation of myocardial injury by HMGB1 blockade during ischemia/reperfusion is toll-like receptor 2-dependent. Mediators of Inflammation, 2013:174168.

Dreizler, T; Trinkwitz, M; Konetzka, A; Klein, M; Falk, Volkmar; Starck, Christoph Thomas (2013). Auswirkungen der Heparindosierung auf ACT-Werte, Nachblutungsmengen und Fremdblutverbrauch. Kardiotechnik:19-22.

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 L; 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.

Lachat, Mario L; Veith, Frank J; Pfammatter, Thomas; Glenck, Michael; Bettex, Dominique; Mayer, Dieter; Rancic, Zoran; Gloekler, Steffen; Pecoraro, Felice (2013). Chimney and periscope grafts observed over 2 years after their use to revascularize 169 renovisceral branches in 77 patients with complex aortic aneurysms. Journal of Endovascular Therapy, 20(5):597-605.

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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 L; 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.

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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 L; 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 L; 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, Mario L (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.

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