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T. Bruce Ferguson, Jr., MD

Lloyd-Jones, D., Adams, R., Carnethon, M., DeSimone, G., Ferguson, Jr., T. B. , Flegal, K., Ford, E., Furie, K., Go, A., Greenlund, K., Haase, N., Hailpern, S., Ho, M., Howard, V., Kissela, B., Kittner, S., Lackland, D., Lisabeth, L., Marelli, A., Mcdermott, M., Meigs, J., Mozaffarian, D., Nichol, G., O'Donnell, C., Roger, V., Rosamo, (2009). Heart disease and stroke statistics 2009 update: a report from the American Heart Association Statistics Committee and Stroke Statistics Subcommittee. Circulation, 119 (3), 480-486.

Patel, M. R., Dehmr, G. J. , Hirshfield, J. W. , Smith, P. K. , Spertus, J. A. , Masoudi, F.A., Brindis, R.G., Beckman, K.J., Chamgers, C.E., Ferguson, Jr., T.B., Garcia, M.J., Grover, F.L., Homes, Jr., D.R., Klein, L.W., Limacher, M., Mack, M.J., Malenka, D.J., Park, M.H., Ragosta, III, M., Ritchie, J.L., Rose, G.A., Rosenberg, A.B.,, (2009). ACCF/SCAI/STS/ASTS/AHA/ASNC 2009 Appropriateness Criteria for Coronary Revascularization: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation Appropriateness Criteria Task Force, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions , 73 (3), E1-E24.

Taggart, D. P., Kaul, S., Boden, W. E. , Ferguson, Jr., T. B. , Guyton, R., Mack, M., Sergeant, P., Shemin, R., Smith, P.K., & Yusuf, S., (2008). Revascularization for Unprotected Left Main Stem Coronary Artery Stenosis: Stenting or Surgery. Journal of American College of Cardiology, 51 (9), 885-892.

Chitwood, Jr., W. R., Rodriguez, E., Chu, M. W. , Hassan, A., Ferguson, Jr., T. B. , Vos, P.W., & Nifong, L.W., (2008). Robotic mitral valve repairs in 300 patients: a single-center experience. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 136 (2), 436-441.

Magee, M. J., Alexander, J. H. , Hafley, G., Ferguson, Jr., T. B. , Gibson, C. M. , Harrington, R.A., Peterson, E.D., Califf, R.M., Kouchoukos, N.T., Herbert, M.A., Mack, M.J., & PREVENT IV Investigators., (2008). Coronary artery bypass graft failure after on-pump and off-pump artery bypass findings from PREVENT IV. Annals of Thoracic Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 85 (2), 494-499.

Mehta, R. H., Hafley, G. E. , Gibson, C. M. , Harrington, R. A. , Peterson, E. D. , Mack, M.J., Kouchoukos, N.T., Califf, R.M., Ferguson, Jr., T.B., & Alexander, J.H., (2008). Influence of Preoperative Renal Dysfunction on One-Year Bypass Graft Patency and Two-Year Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 136 (5), 1149-1155.

Yau, J. M., Alexander, J. H. , Hafley, G., Mahaffey, K. W. , Mack, M. J. , Kouchoukos, N., Goyal, A., Peterson, E.D., Gibson, C.M., Califf, R.M., Harrington, R.A., Ferguson, Jr., T.B., PREVENT IV Investigators., (2008). Impact of Perioperative Myocardial Infarction on Angiographic and Clinical Outcomes Following Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: Findings from PREVENT IV. American Journal of Cardiology, 102 (5), 546-551.

Anderson, C. A., Kypson, A. P. , Hudson, W., Ferguson, Jr., T. B. , & Rodriguez, E. (2008). SPY Imaging Assessment Correlates with Transesophageal Echocardiogram Assessment of Ventricular Function During OPCAB. Innovations, 3 (3), 155-157.

Olenchock, Jr., S. A., Karmpaliotis, D., Gibson, W. J. , Murphy, S. A. , Southard, M. C. , Cragle, L., Buros, J., Mack, M.J., Alexander, J.H., Harrington, R.A., Califf, R.M., Kouchoukas, N.T., Ferguson, Jr., T.B., & Gibson, C.M., (2008). Impact of Saphenous Vein Graft Radiographic Markers on Clinical Events and Angiographic Parameters. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 85 (2), 520-524.

Gammie, J. S., Haddad, M., Milford-Beland, S., Welke, K. F. , Ferguson, Jr., T. B. , O'Brien, S.M., Griffith, B.P., & Peterson, E.D., (2008). Atrial fibrillation correction surgery: lessons from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons National Cardiac Database. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 85 (3), 909-914.

Rankin, J. S., Milford-Beland, S., Edwards, F. H. , Peterson, E. D. , Glower, D. D. , Ferguson, Jr., T.B., & Stratton, IV, C.W., (2007). The Risk of Valve Surgery for Endocarditis in Patients with Dialysis-Dependent Renal Failure. Journal of Heart Valve Disease, 16 (6), 617-622.

Welke, K. F., Peterson, E. D. , Vaughan-Sarraxin, M. S. , O'Brien, S. M. , Rosenthal, G. E. , Shook, G.J., Dokholyan, R.S., Haan, C.K., & Ferguson, Jr., T.B., (2007). Comparison of Cardiac Surgery Volumes and Mortality Rates Between The Society of Thoracic Surgeons and Medicare Databases From 1993 Through 2001. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 84 (5), 1538-1547.

Puskas, J. D., Edwards, F. H. , Pappas, P., O'Brien, S., Peterson,, E. D. , KIlgo, P., & Ferguson, Jr., T.B., (2007). Off-Pump Techniques Benefit Both Men and Women and Narrow the Gender Disparity in Mortality after Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: An Intention to Treat Analysis of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons National Cardiac Database. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 84 (5), 1447-56.

Tyson, III, G. H., Rodriguez, E., Elci, O. C. , Koutlas, T. C. , Chitwood, Jr., W. R. , Ferguson, Jr., T.B., & Kypson, A.P., (2007). Cardiac Procedures in Patients with a Body Mass Index Exceeding 45: Outcomes and Long-term Results. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 84 (1), 3-9.

Haan, C. K., Milford-Beland, S., O'Brien, S., Mark, D., Dullum, M., Ferguson, Jr., T.B., & Peterson, E.D., (2007). Impact of Residency Status on Perfusion Times and Outcomes for Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 83 (6), 2103-2110.

Goyal, A., Alexander, J. H. , Hafley, G. E. , Graham, S. H. , Mack, M. J. , Wolf, R.K., Cohn, L.H., Kouchoukos, N.T., Harrington, R.A., Gennevois, D., Lee, K.L., Gibson, C.M., Califf, R.M., Ferguson, Jr., T.B., & Peterson, E.D., & PREVENT IV Investigators., (2007). Outcomes Associated with the Use of Secondary Prevention Medications after Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 83 (3), 993-1001.

Gammie, J. S., O'Brien, S. M. , Griffith, B. P. , Ferguson, Jr., T. B. , & Peterson, E. D. (2007). Influence of Hospital Procedural Volume on Care Process and Mortality for Patients Undergoing Elective Surgery for Mitral Regurgitation. Circulation, 115 (7), 881-887.

 

Theodore C. Koutlas, MD

Kypson, A. P., Anderson, C. A. , Rodriguez, E., & Koutlas, T. C. (2008). Double aortic arch in an adult undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery: a therapeutic dilemma? European Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 34 (4), 920-921.

Tyson, G. H., Rodriguez, E., Koutlas, T. C. , Chitwood, Jr., W. C. , Ferguson, T. B. , A. P. Kypson, (2007). Cardiac Procedures in Patients With a Body Mass Index Exceeding 45: Outcomes and Long-Term Results. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 84, 3-9.

Koutlas, T. (2000). Fungal endocarditis at the aortotomy site after aortic valve replacement. Clinical Cardiology, 23, 387-89.

Koutlas, T. (1999). From MIDCAB to OPCAB and Beyond: a Race Back to the Future. Surgical Technology International VIII, 188-92.

Koutlas, T. (1998). A Paradox of Cerebral Hyperperfusion in the Face of Cerebral Hypotension: The Effect of Perfusion Pressure on Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism. Journal of Surgical Research, 77, 141-49.

Koutlas, T. (1997). Modified Ultrafiltration Reduces Postoperative Morbidity After Cavopulmonary Connection. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 64, 37-43.

Koutlas, T. (1996). Pediatric Lung Transplantation - Are There Surgical Contraindications? Transplantation, 63 (2), 269-74.

Koutlas, T. (1996). Late Conduit Occlusion After Modified Fontan Procedure With Classic Glenn Shunt. Annals of Thoracic Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 62, 258-62.

Koutlas, T. (1996). Orthotopic Heart Transplantation for Kawasaki Disease After Rupture of a Giant Coronary Artery Aneurysm. The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 113 (1), 217-8.

Koutlas, T. (1996). The Fontan Procedure. Current Surgery, 54 (3), 137-41.

 

R. Wayne Kreeger, MD

Kreeger, R. W. (2008). Hypothyroidism-Induced Pacemaker Failure to Capture Normalized by Thyroid Supplementation. Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology.

 

Jon F. Moran, MD

Moran, J. (1997). Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Repair Using Transthoracic Aortic Occlusion. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 63, 1477-9.

Moran, J. (1997). Video-Assisted Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 114 (5), 773-82.

Moran, J. (1996). Transhiatal Versus Transthoracic Esophagectomy for Adenocarcinoma of the Distal Esophagus and Cardia. American Journal of Surgery, 172, 478-82.

Moran, J. (1996). Video-Assisted Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery: The Micro-Mitral Operation. The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 113 (2), 413-4.

Moran, J. (1995). Influence of Donor Gender on Patient Mortality After Heart Transplantation. Transplantation Proceedings, 28 (1), 149-51.