Gorav Ailawadi

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Primary Appointment

Associate Professor, Surgery

Research Interests

Aortic aneurysms, basic science, valve disease, ventricular restraint, cardiopulmonary bypass induced injury

Research Description

Aortic aneurysms, basic science, valve disease, ventricular restraint, cardiopulmonary bypass induced injury

Personal Statement

Aortic aneurysms, basic science, valve disease, ventricular restraint, cardiopulmonary bypass induced injury

Selected Publications

2022

Quader, M., Wolfe, L., Median, A., Fonner, C., Ailawadi, G., Crosby, I., . . . Kasirajan, V. (2022). Isolated aortic valve replacement with bio-prostheses in patients age 50 to 65 years: a decade of statewide data on cost and patient outcomes.. The Journal of cardiovascular surgery, 63(3), 382-389. doi:10.23736/s0021-9509.20.08338-x

2021

Narahari, A. K., Mehaffey, J. H., Chandrabhatla, A. S., Baderdinni, P. K., Weiderhold, A., Cook, I. O., . . . Teman, N. R. (2021). A 30-year analysis of National Institutes of Health funded cardiac transplantation research: Surgeons lead the way. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 162(6), 1757-+. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2020.06.076

Gelijns, A. C., Moskowitz, A. J., O'Gara, P. T., Giustino, G., Mack, M. J., Mancini, D. M., . . . Miller, M. A. (2021). Transcatheter mitral valve repair for functional mitral regurgitation: Evaluating the evidence.. The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, 162(5), 1504-1511. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2020.02.132

Zhou, S., Egorova, N., Moskowitz, G., Giustino, G., Ailawadi, G., Acker, M. A., . . . Gelijns, A. (2021). Trends in MitraClip, mitral valve repair, and mitral valve replacement from 2000 to 2016.. The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, 162(2), 551-562.e4. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.12.097

Chancellor, W. Z., Mehaffey, J. H., Beller, J. P., Hawkins, R. B., Speir, A. M., Quader, M. A., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2021). Impact of tricuspid regurgitation with and without repair during aortic valve replacement. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 162(1), 44-+. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2020.02.033

Charles, E. J., Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Burks, S. G., McMurry, T. L., Yarboro, L. T., . . . Kozower, B. D. (2021). Meaningful Patient-centered Outcomes 1 Year Following Cardiac Surgery. ANNALS OF SURGERY, 273(6), E247-E254. doi:10.1097/SLA.0000000000003357

Charles, E. J., & Ailawadi, G. (2021). Commentary: Addressing tricuspid annular dilation: Cinch it down but not too tight.. The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, 161(4), e288-e289. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.11.117

Nissen, A. P., III, M. C. C., Thourani, V. H., Woo, Y. J., Gammie, J. S., Ailawadi, G., & Nguyen, T. C. (2021). Less Invasive Mitral Surgery Versus Conventional Sternotomy Stratified by Mitral Pathology. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 111(3), 819-827. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.05.145

Krebs, E. D., Chancellor, W. Z., Beller, J. P., Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Sawyer, R. G., . . . Teman, N. R. (2021). Long-term Implications of Tracheostomy in Cardiac Surgery Patients: Decannulation and Mortality. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 111(2), 594-599. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.05.052

Tyerman, Z., Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Dahl, J., Narahari, A., Chancellor, W. Z., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2021). History of Serious Mental Illness Is a Predictor of Morbidity and Mortality in Cardiac Surgery. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 111(1), 109-116. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.04.118

Haywood, N., Mehaffey, J. H., Chancellor, W. Z., Beller, J. P., Speir, A., Quader, M., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2021). Burden of Tricuspid Regurgitation in Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 111(1), 44-50. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.04.038

2020

Donatelle, M., & Ailawadi, G. (2020). Transcatheter tricuspid valve repair: Bringing the forgotten valve into the spotlight.. The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, 160(6), 1467-1473. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2020.04.184

Beller, J. P., Krebs, E. D., Hawkins, R. B., Mehaffey, J. H., Quader, M. A., Speir, A. M., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2020). Non-vitamin K oral anticoagulant use after cardiac surgery is rapidly increasing. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 160(5), 1222-1230. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.09.064

Haywood, N., Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Zhang, A., Kron, I. L., Kern, J. A., . . . Yarboro, L. T. (2020). Gastrointestinal Complications After Cardiac Surgery: Highly Morbid but Improving Over Time. JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH, 254, 306-313. doi:10.1016/j.jss.2020.02.019

Kerwin, M., Saado, J., Pan, J., Ailawadi, G., Mazimba, S., Salerno, M., & Mehta, N. (2020). New-onsetatrial fibrillation and outcomes following isolated coronary artery bypass surgery: A systematic review andmeta-analysis. CLINICAL CARDIOLOGY, 43(9), 928-934. doi:10.1002/clc.23414

Haft, J. W., Atluri, P., Ailawadi, G., Engelman, D. T., Grant, M. C., Hassan, A., . . . Surg, W. A. C. V. (2020). Adult Cardiac Surgery During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Tiered Patient Triage Guidance Statement. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 110(2), 697-700. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.04.003

Haft, J. W., Atluri, P., Ailawadi, G., Engelman, D. T., Grant, M. C., Hassan, A., . . . Surg, W. A. C. V. (2020). Adult cardiac surgery during the COVID-19 pandemic: A tiered patient triage guidance statement. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 160(2), 452-455. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2020.04.011

Engelman, D. T., Lother, S., George, I., Funk, D. J., Ailawadi, G., Atluri, P., . . . Arora, R. C. (2020). Adult cardiac surgery and the COVID-19 pandemic: Aggressive infection mitigation strategies are necessary in the operating room and surgical recovery. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 160(2), 447-451. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2020.04.059

Whalen, L. B., Davies, S. W., Singh, K., & Ailawadi, G. (2020). Epicardial ultrasound in a case of myocardial bridge and apical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. JOURNAL OF CARDIAC SURGERY, 35(8), 2041-2043. doi:10.1111/jocs.14627

Engelman, D. T., Lother, S., George, I., Ailawadi, G., Atluri, P., Grant, M. C., . . . Surg, W. A. C. V. (2020). Ramping Up Delivery of Cardiac Surgery During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Guidance Statement From The Society of Thoracic Surgeons COVID-19 Task Force. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 110(2), E142-E147. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.05.002

Engelman, D. T., Lother, S., George, I., Funk, D. J., Ailawadi, G., Atluri, P., . . . Fo, S. T. S. C. T. (2020). Adult Cardiac Surgery and the COVID-19 Pandemic: Aggressive Infection Mitigation Strategies Are Necessary in the Operating Room and Surgical Recovery. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 110(2), E137-E141. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.04.007

Tyerman, Z., Shah, S., Mehaffey, J. H., Wanchek, T., Hawkins, R. B., McQuade, E. T. R., . . . Yount, K. W. (2020). Cost-Effectiveness of Postoperative Drug Rehabilitation for Injection Drug Users. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 110(2), 492-499. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.11.011

Krebs, E. D., Chancellor, W. Z., Hawkins, R. B., Beller, J. P., Mehaffey, J. H., Teman, N. R., . . . Yarboro, A. L. T. (2020). Objective measure of learning curves for trainees in cardiac surgery via cumulative sum failure analysis. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 160(2), 460-+. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.09.147

Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Charles, E. J., Thibault, D., Williams, M. L., Brennan, M., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2020). Distressed communities are associated with worse outcomes after coronary artery bypass surgery. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 160(2), 425-+. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.06.104

Beller, J. P., Chancellor, W. Z., Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Byler, M. R., Speir, A. M., . . . Teman, N. R. (2020). Hospital Variability Drives Inconsistency in Antiplatelet Use After Coronary Bypass. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 110(1), 13-19. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.12.064

Beller, J. P., Chancellor, W. Z., Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Krebs, E. D., Speir, A. M., . . . Teman, N. R. (2020). Outcomes of non-elective coronary artery bypass grafting performed on weekends. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CARDIO-THORACIC SURGERY, 57(6), 1130-1136. doi:10.1093/ejcts/ezz379

Barnett, S. D., Sarin, E., Kiser, A. C., Ailawadi, G., Hawkins, R. B., Mehaffey, J. H., . . . Speir, A. M. (2020). Examination of a Proposed 30-day Readmission Risk Score on Discharge Location and Cost.. The Annals of thoracic surgery, 109(6), 1797-1803. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.09.048

Narahari, A. K., Cook, I. O., Mehaffey, J. H., Chandrabhatla, A. S., Hawkins, R. B., Tyerman, Z., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2020). Comprehensive National Institutes of Health funding analysis of academic cardiac surgeons. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 159(6), 2326-+. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.08.032

Ferket, B. S., Thourani, V. H., Voisine, P., Hohmann, S. F., Chang, H. L., Smith, P. K., . . . Network, C. S. T. (2020). Cost-effectiveness of coronary artery bypass grafting plus mitral valve repair versus coronary artery bypass grafting alone for moderate ischemic mitral regurgitation. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 159(6), 2230-+. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.06.040

Filardo, G., Pollock, B. D., da Graca, B., Phan, T. K., Damiano, R. J., Ailawadi, G., . . . Edgerton, J. R. (2020). Postcoronary Artery Bypass Graft Atrial Fibrillation Event Count and Survival: Differences by Sex.. The Annals of thoracic surgery, 109(5), 1362-1369. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.08.098

Hawkins, R. B., Mehaffey, J. H., Chancellor, W. Z., Fonner, C. E., Speir, A. M., Quader, M. A., . . . Virginia, I. (2020). Risk Aversion in Cardiac Surgery: 15-Year Trends in a Statewide Analysis. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 109(5), 1401-1407. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.08.027

Johnston, L. E., Thiele, R. H., Hawkins, R. B., Downs, E. A., Jaeger, J. M., Brooks, C., . . . Cardiot, V. I. (2020). Goal-directed resuscitation following cardiac surgery reduces acute kidney injury: A quality initiative pre-post analysis. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 159(5), 1868-+. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.03.135

Hawkins, R. B., Clark, S. S., Mehaffey, J. H., Rich, J. B., Speir, A. M., Quader, M., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2020). Concomitant Left Atrial Appendage Closure Outcomes and Cost: A Multi-institutional Cohort Analysis. JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH, 248, 137-143. doi:10.1016/j.jss.2019.11.030

Cook, C. C., Rankin, J. S., Roberts, H. G., Ailawadi, G., Slaughter, M., Wei, L. M., & Badhwar, V. (2020). The opioid epidemic and intravenous drug-associated endocarditis: A path forward. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 159(4), 1273-1278. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.08.112

Filardo, G., Ailawadi, G., Pollock, B. D., da Graca, B., Phan, T. K., Thourani, V., & Jr, D. R. J. (2020). Postoperative atrial fibrillation: Sex-specific characteristics and effect on survival. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 159(4), 1419-+. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.04.097

Fashandi, A. Z., Spinosa, M., Salmon, M., Su, G., Montgomery, W., Mast, A., . . . Jr, U. G. R. (2020). Female Mice Exhibit Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Protection in an Established Rupture Model. JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH, 247, 387-396. doi:10.1016/j.jss.2019.10.004

Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Charles, E. J., Turrentine, F. E., Kaplan, B., Fogel, S., . . . Jones, R. S. (2020). Community level socioeconomic status association with surgical outcomes and resource utilisation in a regional cohort: a prospective registry analysis. BMJ QUALITY & SAFETY, 29(3), 232-237. doi:10.1136/bmjqs-2019-009800

Tyerman, Z., Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Diop, M., Carroll, N. D., Howell, A. M., . . . Teman, N. (2020). Nightly Preoperative Huddle Email Improves Perioperative Efficiency. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 109(2), 445-451. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.05.086

Beller, J. P., Hawkins, R. B., Mehaffey, J. H., Chancellor, W. Z., Fonner, C. E., Speir, A. M., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2020). Impact of transfer status on real-world outcomes in nonelective cardiac surgery. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 159(2), 540-548. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.12.107

Rotar, E., Lim, D. S., & Ailawadi, G. (2020). Risk stratification for surgery in tricuspid regurgitation. PROGRESS IN CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES, 62(6), 500-504. doi:10.1016/j.pcad.2019.11.015

Hawkins, R. B., & Ailawadi, G. (2020). REPLY FROM THE AUTHORS: BIG DATA AND BETA BLOCKERS: THE BEST OF TIMES, THE WORST OF TIMES. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 159(1), E44-E45. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.07.129

Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Charles, E. J., Kron, I. L., Ailawadi, G., Kern, J. A., . . . Teman, N. R. (2020). Impact of Complications After Cardiac Operation on One-Year Patient-Reported Outcomes. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 109(1), 43-48. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.05.067

Chancellor, W. Z., Mehaffey, J. H., Beller, J. P., Krebs, E. D., Hawkins, R. B., Yount, K., . . . Quality, V. C. S. (2020). Current quality reporting methods are not adequate for salvage cardiac operations. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 159(1), 194-+. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.01.060

2019

Chhatriwalla, A. K., Vemulapalli, S., Szerlip, M., Kodali, S., Hahn, R. T., Saxon, J. T., . . . Sorajja, P. (2019). Operator Experience and Outcomes of Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair in the United States. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 74(24), 2955-2965. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2019.09.014

Quader, M., Hawkins, R. B., Mehaffey, J. H., Mazimba, S., Ailawadi, G., Yarboro, L., . . . Ser, I. V. C. (2019). Primary graft dysfunction after heart transplantation: Outcomes and resource utilization. JOURNAL OF CARDIAC SURGERY, 34(12), 1519-1525. doi:10.1111/jocs.14274

Hawkins, R. B., Beller, J. P., Mehaffey, J. H., Charles, E. J., Quader, M. A., Rich, J. B., . . . Init, V. C. S. Q. (2019). Incremental Risk of Annular Enlargement: A Multi-Institutional Cohort Study. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 108(6), 1752-1759. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.04.118

Schubert, S. A., Hawkins, R. B., Mehaffey, J. H., Fonner, C. E., Rich, J. B., Speir, A. M., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2019). Preoperative beta-blocker use correlates with worse outcomes in patients undergoing aortic valve replacement. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 158(6), 1589-1596. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.12.108

Moskowitz, G., Hong, K. N., Giustino, G., Gillinov, A. M., Ailawadi, G., Jr, D. J. J., . . . Egorova, N. N. (2019). Incidence and Risk Factors for Permanent Pacemaker Implantation Following Mitral or Aortic Valve Surgery. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 74(21), 2607-2620. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2019.08.1064

Shannon, A. H., Cullen, J. M., Dahl, J. J., Scott, E. J., Tyerman, Z., Spinosa, M. D., . . . Jr, U. G. R. (2019). Porcine Model of Infrarenal Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm. JOVE-JOURNAL OF VISUALIZED EXPERIMENTS, (153). doi:10.3791/60169

Javaid, A., Tyerman, Z., Beller, J. P., & Ailawadi, G. (2019). Septal ablation acutely reduces outflow obstruction after transcatheter mitral valve replacement. JOURNAL OF CARDIAC SURGERY, 34(11), 1370-1373. doi:10.1111/jocs.14236

Hawkins, R. B., Byler, M., Fonner, C., Kron, I. L., Yarboro, L. T., Speir, A. M., . . . Mehaffey, J. H. (2019). Travel distance and regional access to cardiac valve surgery. JOURNAL OF CARDIAC SURGERY, 34(10), 1044-1048. doi:10.1111/jocs.14199

Beller, J. P., Phadke, D., Krebs, E. D., Chancellor, W. Z., Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., . . . Yarboro, L. T. (2019). Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy After Cardiac Surgery: A Temporary Measure in a High-Risk Cohort. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 108(4), 1140-1145. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.03.063

Kaneko, T., Thourani, V. H., Ailawadi, G., Leon, M. B., Mack, M. J., & Tang, G. H. L. (2019). Transseptal Access-Gateway to Transcatheter Mitral Interventions. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 108(3), 654-656. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.04.069

Badhwar, V., Alkhouli, M., Mack, M. J., Thourani, V. H., & Ailawadi, G. (2019). TRANSCATHETER THERAPY FOR SECONDARY MITRAL REGURGITATION. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 158(3), E93-E95. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.04.057

Krebs, E. D., Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Beller, J. P., Fonner, C. E., Kiser, A. C., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2019). Outcomes After Acute Type A Aortic Dissection in Patients With Prior Cardiac Surgery. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 108(3), 708-713. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.02.065

Tyerman, Z., Dahl, J., Shannon, A., Johnston, W. F., Pope, N. H., Lu, G., . . . Salmon, M. (2019). Murine Surgical Model of Topical Elastase Induced Descending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm. JOVE-JOURNAL OF VISUALIZED EXPERIMENTS, (150). doi:10.3791/60105

Ailawadi, G., Lim, D. S., & Grayburn, P. A. (2019). Response by Ailawadi et al to Letter Regarding Article, "One-Year Outcomes After MitraClip for Functional Mitral Regurgitation". CIRCULATION, 140(5), E175-E176. doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.119.040735

Chhatriwalla, A. K., Vemulapalli, S., Jr, H. D. R., Dai, D., Li, Z., Ailawadi, G., . . . Sorajja, P. (2019). Institutional Experience With Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair and Clinical Outcomes Insights From the TVT Registry. JACC-CARDIOVASCULAR INTERVENTIONS, 12(14), 1342-1352. doi:10.1016/j.jcin.2019.02.039

Badhwar, V., Alkhouli, M., Mack, M. J., Thourani, V. H., & Ailawadi, G. (2019). A pathoanatomic approach to secondary functional mitral regurgitation: Evaluating the evidence. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 158(1), 76-81. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.12.102

Cullen, J. M., Lu, G., Shannon, A. H., Su, G., Sharma, A., Salmon, M., . . . Jr, U. G. R. (2019). A novel swine model of abdominal aortic aneurysm. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR SURGERY, 70(1), 252-+. doi:10.1016/j.jvs.2018.09.057

Messe, S. R., & Ailawadi, G. (2019). Stroke After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement An Important but Underreported Outcome in Clinical Practice. JAMA-JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, 321(23), 2287-2289. doi:10.1001/jama.2019.8613

Giustino, G., Overbey, J., Taylor, D., Ailawadi, G., Kirkwood, K., DeRose, J., . . . Hung, J. (2019). Sex-Based Differences in Outcomes After Mitral Valve Surgery for Severe Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation From the Cardiothoracic Surgical Trials Network. JACC-HEART FAILURE, 7(6), 481-490. doi:10.1016/j.jchf.2019.03.001

Charles, E. J., Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Fonner, C. E., Yarboro, L. T., Quader, M. A., . . . Quality, V. C. S. (2019). Socioeconomic Distressed Communities Index Predicts Risk-Adjusted Mortality After Cardiac Surgery. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 107(6), 1706-1712. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.12.022

Hawkins, R. B., Young, B. A. C., Mehaffey, J. H., Speir, A. M., Quader, M. A., Rich, J. B., . . . Quality, V. C. S. (2019). Model for End-Stage Liver Disease Score Independently Predicts Mortality in Cardiac Surgery. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 107(6), 1713-1719. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.12.011

Jr, D. J. J., Mancini, D. M., Chang, H. L., Argenziano, M., Dagenais, F., Ailawadi, G., . . . Investigators, C. T. S. N. (2019). Pacemaker Implantation After Mitral Valve Surgery With Atrial Fibrillation Ablation. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 73(19), 2427-2435. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2019.02.062

Suri, R. M., Javadikasgari, H., Heimansohn, D. A., Weissman, N. J., Ailawadi, G., Ad, N., . . . Roselli, E. E. (2019). Prospective US investigational device exemption trial of a sutureless aortic bioprosthesis: One-year outcomes. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 157(5), 1773-+. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.08.121

Salmon, M., Spinosa, M., Zehner, Z. E., Upchurch, G. R., & Ailawadi, G. (2019). Klf4, Klf2, and Zfp148 activate autophagy-related genes in smooth muscle cells during aortic aneurysm formation. PHYSIOLOGICAL REPORTS, 7(8). doi:10.14814/phy2.14058

Krebs, E. D., Hawkins, R. B., Mehaffey, J. H., Fonner, C. E., Speir, A. M., Quader, M. A., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2019). Is routine extubation overnight safe in cardiac surgery patients?. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 157(4), 1533-+. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.08.125

Kilic, A., Acker, M. A., Gleason, T. G., Sultan, I., Vemulapalli, S., Thibault, D., . . . Kilic, A. (2019). Clinical Outcomes of Mitral Valve Reoperations in the United States: An Analysis of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons National Database. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 107(3), 754-761. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.08.083

Schubert, S. A., Mehaffey, J. H., Booth, A., Yarboro, L. T., Kern, J. A., Kennedy, J. L. W., . . . Mazimba, S. (2019). Pulmonary-Systemic Pressure Ratio Correlates with Morbidity in Cardiac Valve Surgery. JOURNAL OF CARDIOTHORACIC AND VASCULAR ANESTHESIA, 33(3), 677-682. doi:10.1053/j.jvca.2018.08.190

Wei, L. M., Thibault, D. P., Rankin, J. S., Alkhouli, M., Roberts, H. G., Vemulapalli, S., . . . Badhwar, V. (2019). Contemporary Surgical Management of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy in the United States. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 107(2), 460-466. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.08.068

Ailawadi, G., Lim, D. S., Mack, M. J., Trento, A., Kar, S., Grayburn, P. A., . . . Investigators, E. V. E. R. E. S. T. I. I. (2019). One-Year Outcomes After MitraClip for Functional Mitral Regurgitation. CIRCULATION, 139(1), 37-47. doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.117.031733

Borger, P., Charles, E. J., Smith, E. D., Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Kron, I. L., . . . Teman, N. (2019). Determining Which Prosthetic to Use During Aortic Valve Replacement in Patients Aged Younger than 70 Years: A Systematic Review of the Literature. HEART SURGERY FORUM, 22(2), E70-E81. doi:10.1532/hsf.2131

Ardehali, A., Spotnitz, W. D., Hoffman, R. W., Olson, S. A., Bochicchio, G. V., Hermann, M. C., . . . APIG. (2019). Evaluation of the safety and efficacy of a new hemostatic powder using a quantitative surface bleeding severity scale. JOURNAL OF CARDIAC SURGERY, 34(1), 50-62. doi:10.1111/jocs.13982

Blackstone, E. H., Chang, H. L., Rajeswaran, J., Parides, M. K., Ishwaran, H., Li, L., . . . Net, C. S. T. (2019). Biatrial maze procedure versus pulmonary vein isolation for atrial fibrillation during mitral valve surgery: New analytical approaches and end points. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 157(1), 234-+. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.06.093

Salmon, M., Schaheen, B., Spinosa, M., Montgomery, W., Pope, N. H., Davis, J. P., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2019). ZFP148 (Zinc-Finger Protein 148) Binds Cooperatively With NF-1 (Neurofibromin 1) to Inhibit Smooth Muscle Marker Gene Expression During Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Formation (Publication with Expression of Concern. See vol. 39, 2019). ARTERIOSCLEROSIS THROMBOSIS AND VASCULAR BIOLOGY, 39(1), 73-88. doi:10.1161/ATVBAHA.118.311136

2018

Robinson, A. A., Chadwell, K., Fowler, D. E., Ailawadi, G., & Lim, D. S. (2018). Multiplane Intracardiac Echocardiography A Novel System to Guide Percutaneous Tricuspid Repair. JACC-CARDIOVASCULAR INTERVENTIONS, 11(24), 2540-2542. doi:10.1016/j.jcin.2018.09.039

Spinosa, M., Su, G., Salmon, M. D., Lu, G., Cullen, J. M., Fashandi, A. Z., . . . Jr, U. G. R. (2018). Resolvin D1 decreases abdominal aortic aneurysm formation by inhibiting NETosis in a mouse model. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR SURGERY, 68(6), 93S-103S. doi:10.1016/j.jvs.2018.05.253

Ramsdell, G., Davies, S., Ailawadi, G., & Singh, K. E. (2018). An unusual appearance of a large mitral valve cleft within a prolapsing segment diagnosed by three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography. ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY-A JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR ULTRASOUND AND ALLIED TECHNIQUES, 35(12), 2124-2126. doi:10.1111/echo.14159

Hawkins, R. B., Mehaffey, J. H., Mullen, M. G., Nifong, W. L., Chitwood, W. R., Katz, M. R., . . . Ser, I. V. C. (2018). A propensity matched analysis of robotic, minimally invasive, and conventional mitral valve surgery. HEART, 104(23), 1970-1975. doi:10.1136/heartjnl-2018-313129

Chancellor, W. Z., Schubert, S. A., & Ailawadi, G. (2018). Transcatheter interventions for functional mitral regurgitation. ANNALS OF CARDIOTHORACIC SURGERY, 7(6), 764-770. doi:10.21037/acs.2018.09.01

Beller, J. P., Rogers, J. H., Thourani, V. H., & Ailawadi, G. (2018). Early clinical results with the Tendyne transcatheter mitral valve replacement system. ANNALS OF CARDIOTHORACIC SURGERY, 7(6), 776-779. doi:10.21037/acs.2018.10.01

Ferket, B. S., Ailawadi, G., Gelijns, A. C., Acker, M. A., Hohmann, S. F., Chang, H. L., . . . Net, C. S. T. (2018). Cost-Effectiveness of Mitral Valve Repair Versus Replacement for Severe Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation A Randomized Clinical Trial From the Cardiothoracic Surgical Trials Network. CIRCULATION-CARDIOVASCULAR QUALITY AND OUTCOMES, 11(11). doi:10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.117.004466

Montgomery, W. G., Spinosa, M. D., Cullen, J. M., Salmon, M. D., Su, G., Hassinger, T., . . . Jr, U. G. R. (2018). Tamsulosin attenuates abdominal aortic aneurysm growth. SURGERY, 164(5), 1087-1092. doi:10.1016/j.surg.2018.06.036

Hung, J., Gammie, J. S., & Ailawadi, G. (2018). Ideal therapy for secondary mitral regurgitation: should we look under the annulus?. HEART, 104(21), 1731-1732. doi:10.1136/heartjnl-2018-313158

Hawkins, R. B., Mehaffey, J. H., Guo, A., Charles, E. J., Speir, A. M., Rich, J. B., . . . Quality, V. C. S. (2018). Postoperative atrial fibrillation is associated with increased morbidity and resource utilization after left ventricular assist device placement. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 156(4), 1543-+. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.03.169

Gammie, J. S., Chikwe, J., Badhwar, V., Thibault, D. P., Vemulapalli, S., Thourani, V. H., . . . Quinn, R. W. (2018). Isolated Mitral Valve Surgery: The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Adult Cardiac Surgery Database Analysis. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 106(3), 716-727. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.03.086

Saji, M., Katz, M. R., Ailawadi, G., Welch, T. S., Fowler, D. E., Kennedy, J. L. W., . . . Lim, D. S. (2018). 6-Minute walk test predicts prolonged hospitalization in patients undergoing transcatheter mitral valve repair by MitraClip. CATHETERIZATION AND CARDIOVASCULAR INTERVENTIONS, 92(3), 566-573. doi:10.1002/ccd.27600

Fashandi, A. Z., Boys, J. A., Yount, K. W., Buerlein, R. C., Shami, V. M., Ailawadi, G., & Walters, D. M. (2018). Isolated Hemorrhagic Pericardial Effusion After Foreign Body Ingestion. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 106(3), E141-E143. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.02.056

Hawkins, R. B., Mehaffey, J. H., Kessel, S. M., Dahl, J. J., Kron, I. L., Kern, J. A., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2018). Minimally invasive mitral valve surgery is associated with excellent resource utilization, cost, and outcomes. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 156(2), 611-+. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.03.108

Cullen, J. M., Ailawadi, G., Angle, J. F., Thomas, M., & Jr, U. G. R. (2018). Recurrent Aortic Dissection in a Patient With an Actin Mutation Treated With a Laser-Fenestrated Aortic Arch Stent-Graft. VASCULAR AND ENDOVASCULAR SURGERY, 52(6), 469-472. doi:10.1177/1538574418770847

Mehaffey, J. H., Haywood, N. S., Hawkins, R. B., Kern, J. A., Teman, N. R., Kron, I. L., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2018). Need for Permanent Pacemaker After Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement Reduces Long-Term Survival. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 106(2), 460-465. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.02.041

Rich, J. B., Fonner, C. E., Quader, M. A., Ailawadi, G., & Speir, A. M. (2018). Impact of Regional Collaboration on Quality Improvement and Associated Cost Savings in Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 106(2), 454-459. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.02.055

Narahari, A. K., Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Baderdinni, P. K., Chandrabhatla, A. S., Tribble, C. G., . . . Yang, B. (2018). Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgeons Achieve High Rates of K Award Conversion Into R01 Funding. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 106(2), 602-608. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.02.029

Sorajja, P., & Ailawadi, G. (2018). Argument for Prophylactic, Catheter-Based Repair of Mitral Regurgitation. CIRCULATION, 138(2), 125-127. doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.118.032852

LaPar, D. J., Hawkins, R. B., McMurry, T. L., Isbell, J. M., Rich, J. B., Speir, A. M., . . . Cardiac, I. V. (2018). Preoperative anemia versus blood transfusion: Which is the culprit for worse outcomes in cardiac surgery?. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 156(1), 66-+. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.03.109

Hawkins, R. B., Mehaffey, J. H., Charles, E. J., Kern, J. A., Lim, D. S., Teman, N. R., & Ailawadi, G. (2018). Psoas Muscle Size Predicts Risk-Adjusted Outcomes After Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 106(1), 39-45. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.02.010

Beller, J. P., Hawkins, R. B., Mehaffey, J. H., LaPar, D. J., Kron, I. L., Yarboro, L. T., . . . Ghanta, R. K. (2018). Does Preoperative Troponin Level Impact Outcomes After Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting?. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 106(1), 46-51. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.01.085

LaPar, D. J., Likosky, D. S., Zhang, M., Theurer, P., Fonner, C. E., Kern, J. A., . . . Cardiovasc, M. S. T. (2018). Development of a Risk Prediction Model and Clinical Risk Score for Isolated Tricuspid Valve Surgery. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 106(1), 129-137. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.11.077

Saji, M., Ailawadi, G., Izarnotegui, V., Fowler, D. E., & Lim, D. S. (2018). Intracardiac echocardiography during transcatheter tricuspid valve-in-valve implantation. CARDIOVASCULAR INTERVENTION AND THERAPEUTICS, 33(3), 285-287. doi:10.1007/s12928-017-0469-6

Teman, N. R., & Ailawadi, G. (2018). Prophylactic tricuspid repair: The battle is lost, but the war is not over. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 155(6), 2437-2438. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.02.067

Johnston, L. E., Downs, E. A., Hawkins, R., Quader, M., Speir, A., Rich, J., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2018). Good at One or Good at All? Variability of Coronary and Valve Operation Outcomes Within Centers. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 105(6), 1678-1683. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.12.038

Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Byler, M., Smith, J., Kern, J. A., Kron, I., . . . Yarboro, L. T. (2018). Amiodarone Protocol Provides Cost-Effective Reduction in Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 105(6), 1697-1703. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.12.029

Filardo, G., Damiano, R. J., Ailawadi, G., Thourani, V. H., Pollock, B. D., Sass, D. M., . . . da Graca, B. (2018). Epidemiology of new-onset atrial fibrillation following coronary artery bypass graft surgery. HEART, 104(12), 985-992. doi:10.1136/heartjnl-2017-312150

Thourani, V. H., Forcillo, J., Szeto, W. Y., Kodali, S. K., Blackstone, E. H., Lowry, A. M., . . . Investigators, P. A. R. T. N. E. R. T. (2018). Outcomes in 937 Intermediate-Risk Patients Undergoing Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement in PARTNER-2A. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 105(5), 1322-1329. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.10.062

Gulack, B. C., Kirkwood, K. A., Shi, W., Smith, P. K., Alexander, J. H., Burks, S. G., . . . Net, C. S. T. (2018). Secondary surgical-site infection after coronary artery bypass grafting: A multi-institutional prospective cohort study. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 155(4), 1555-+. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.10.078

Meher, A. K., Spinosa, M., Davis, J. P., Pope, N., Laubach, V. E., Su, G., . . . Jr, U. G. R. (2018). Novel Role of IL (Interleukin)-1 beta in Neutrophil Extracellular Trap Formation and Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms. ARTERIOSCLEROSIS THROMBOSIS AND VASCULAR BIOLOGY, 38(4), 843-853. doi:10.1161/ATVBAHA.117.309897

Narahari, A. K., Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Charles, E. J., Baderdinni, P. K., Chandrabhatla, A. S., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2018). Surgeon Scientists Are Disproportionately Affected by Declining NIH Funding Rates. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF SURGEONS, 226(4), 474-481. doi:10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2017.12.047

Mehaffey, H. J., Hawkins, R. B., Schubert, S., Fonner, C., Yarboro, L. T., Quader, M., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2018). Contemporary outcomes in reoperative mitral valve surgery. HEART, 104(8), 652-656. doi:10.1136/heartjnl-2017-312047

Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Byler, M., Charles, E. J., Fonner, C., Kron, I., . . . Init, V. C. S. Q. (2018). Cost of individual complications following coronary artery bypass grafting. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 155(3), 875-+. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.08.144

Fashandi, A. Z., Hawkins, R. B., Salmon, M. D., Spinosa, M. D., Montgomery, W. G., Cullen, J. M., . . . Jr, U. G. R. (2018). A novel reproducible model of aortic aneurysm rupture. SURGERY, 163(2), 397-403. doi:10.1016/j.surg.2017.10.003

Tyerman, Z., Hawkins, R. B., Mehaffey, J. H., Quader, M., Speir, A., Yarboro, L. T., & Ailawadi, G. (2018). Preoperative Statin Use Not Associated With Improved Outcomes After Ascending Aortic Repair. SEMINARS IN THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 30(4), 421-426. doi:10.1053/j.semtcvs.2018.07.019

Lee, T. C., Kon, Z., Cheema, F. H., Grau-Sepulveda, M. V., Englum, B., Kim, S., . . . Gammie, J. S. (2018). Contemporary management and outcomes of acute type A aortic dissection: An analysis of the STS adult cardiac surgery database. JOURNAL OF CARDIAC SURGERY, 33(1), 7-18. doi:10.1111/jocs.13511

Pollock, B. D., Filardo, G., da Graca, B., Phan, T. K., Ailawadi, G., Thourani, V., . . . Edgerton, J. R. (2018). Predicting New-Onset Post-Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Atrial Fibrillation With Existing Risk Scores. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 105(1), 115-121. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.06.075

Hawkins, R. B., Mehaffey, J. H., Yount, K. W., Yarboro, L. T., Fonner, C., Kron, I. L., . . . Cardiac, I. V. (2018). Coronary artery bypass grafting bundled payment proposal will have significant financial impact on hospitals. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 155(1), 182-188. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.07.035

2017

O'Gara, P. T., Sundt, T. M., Acker, M. A., David, T. E., Michler, R. E., Borger, M. A., . . . Gelijns, A. C. (2017). The Cardiothoracic Surgical Trials Network: Implications for clinical practice. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 154(6), 1938-1956. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.08.016

Yarboro, L. T., Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Kron, I. L., Ailawadi, G., Kern, J. A., & Ghanta, R. K. (2017). Pre-implant left ventricular apex position predicts risk of HeartMate II pump thrombosis. JOURNAL OF CARDIAC SURGERY, 32(12), 837-842. doi:10.1111/jocs.13382

Sorajja, P., Vemulapalli, S., Feldman, T., Mack, M., Jr, H. D. R., Stebbins, A., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2017). Outcomes With Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair in the United States An STS/ACC TVT Registry Report. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 70(19), 2315-2327. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2017.09.015

Filardo, G., Pollock, B. D., da Graca, B., Phan, T. K., Sass, D. M., Ailawadi, G., . . . Damiano, R. (2017). Underestimation of the incidence of new-onset post-coronary artery bypass grafting atrial fibrillation and its impact on 30-day mortality. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 154(4), 1260-1266. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.05.104

Johnston, L. E., Downs, E. A., Hawkins, R. B., Quader, M. A., Speir, A. M., Rich, J. B., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2017). Outcomes for Low-Risk Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement: A Benchmark for Aortic Valve Technology. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 104(4), 1282-1288. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.03.053

Hawkins, R. B., Mehaffey, J. H., Downs, E. A., Johnston, L. E., Yarboro, L. T., Fonner, C. E., . . . Ghanta, R. K. (2017). Regional Practice Patterns and Outcomes of Surgery for Acute Type A Aortic Dissection. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 104(4), 1275-1281. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.02.086

Charles, E. J., Johnston, L. E., Herbert, M. A., Mehaffey, J. H., Yount, K. W., Likosky, D. S., . . . Cardiovascu, M. S. T. (2017). ' Impact of Medicaid Expansion on Cardiac Surgery Volume and Outcomes. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 104(4), 1251-1258. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.03.079

Srikakulapu, P., Upadhye, A., Rosenfeld, S. M., Marshall, M. A., McSkimming, C., Hickman, A. W., . . . McNamara, C. A. (2017). Perivascular Adipose Tissue Harbors Atheroprotective IgM-Producing B Cells. FRONTIERS IN PHYSIOLOGY, 8. doi:10.3389/fphys.2017.00719

Demirjian, S., Ailawadi, G., Polinsky, M., Bitran, D., Silberman, S., Shernan, S. K., . . . Chawla, L. S. (2017). Safety and Tolerability Study of an Intravenously Administered Small Interfering Ribonucleic Acid (siRNA) Post On-Pump Cardiothoracic Surgery in Patients at Risk of Acute Kidney Injury. KIDNEY INTERNATIONAL REPORTS, 2(5), 836-843. doi:10.1016/j.ekir.2017.03.016

Mack, M. J., Acker, M. A., Gelijns, A. C., Overbey, J. R., Parides, M. K., Browndyke, J. N., . . . Net, C. S. T. (2017). Effect of Cerebral Embolic Protection Devices on CNS Infarction in Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA-JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, 318(6), 536-547. doi:10.1001/jama.2017.9479

Saji, M., Katz, M. R., Ailawadi, G., Fowler, D. E., Ragosta, M., & Lim, D. S. (2017). Predictive Value of Age-Adjusted Charlson Co-Morbidity Index for 1-, 3-, and 5-Year Mortality in Patients Requiring Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 120(2), 309-314. doi:10.1016/j.amjcard.2017.04.022

Kessel, S. M., Hawkins, R. B., Yarboro, L. T., & Ailawadi, G. (2017). Total Chordal Sparing Mitral Valve Replacement in Rheumatic Disease: A Word of Caution. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 104(1), E47-E48. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.01.106

Mehaffey, J. H., Johnston, L. E., Hawkins, R. B., Charles, E. J., Yarboro, L., Kern, J. A., . . . Ghanta, R. K. (2017). Methylene Blue for Vasoplegic Syndrome After Cardiac Operation: Early Administration Improves Survival. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 104(1), 36-41. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.02.057

Lu, G., Su, G., Davis, J. P., Schaheen, B., Downs, E., Roy, R. J., . . . Jr, U. G. R. (2017). A novel chronic advanced stage abdominal aortic aneurysm murine model. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR SURGERY, 66(1), 232-U304. doi:10.1016/j.jvs.2016.07.105

Mehaffey, J. H., Schubert, S. A., Gelvin, M. G., Charles, E. J., Hawkins, R. B., Johnston, L. E., . . . Yarboro, L. T. (2017). A New Intraoperative Protocol for Reducing Perioperative Transfusions in Cardiac Surgery. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 104(1), 176-181. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.10.032

Hawkins, R. B., Downs, E. A., Johnston, L. E., Mehaffey, J. H., Fonner, C. E., Ghanta, R. K., . . . Cardiac, I. V. (2017). Impact of Transcatheter Technology on Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement Volume, Outcomes, and Cost. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 103(6), 1815-1823. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.02.039

Ailawadi, G., Chang, H. L., O'Gara, P. T., O'Sullivan, K., Woo, Y. J., Jr, D. J. J., . . . Iribarne, A. (2017). Pneumonia after cardiac surgery: Experience of the National Institutes of Health/Canadian Institutes of Health Research Cardiothoracic Surgical Trials Network. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 153(6), 1384-U1171. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2016.12.055

Kron, I. L., Lapar, D. J., Acker, M. A., Adams, D. H., Ailawadi, G., Bolling, S. F., . . . Puskas, J. D. (2017). 2016 update to The American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) consensus guidelines: Ischemic mitral valve regurgitation. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 153(5), E97-E114. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.01.031

Kron, I. L., LaPar, D. J., Acker, M. A., Adams, D. H., Ailawadi, G., Bolling, S. F., . . . Ischemic, A. A. T. S. (2017). 2016 update to The American Association for Thoracic Surgery consensus guidelines: Ischemic mitral valve regurgitation. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 153(5), 1076-1079. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2016.11.068

Hahn, R. T., Meduri, C. U., Davidson, C. J., Lim, S., Nazif, T. M., Ricciardi, M. J., . . . Kodali, S. (2017). Early Feasibility Study of a Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve Annuloplasty SCOUT Trial 30-Day Results. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 69(14), 1795-1806. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2017.01.054

Ailawadi, G., & Iung, B. (2017). The TVT Registry Collaboration Leading to Quality Control. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 69(10), 1231-1233. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2016.12.026

Ghanta, R. K., LaPar, D. J., Zhang, Q., Devarkonda, V., Isbell, J. M., Yarboro, L. T., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2017). Obesity Increases Risk-Adjusted Morbidity, Mortality, and Cost Following Cardiac Surgery. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION, 6(3). doi:10.1161/JAHA.116.003831

Ailawadi, G., & Iung, B. (2017). The TVT Registry: Collaboration Leading to Quality Control. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 103(3), 693-694. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.01.024

Yount, K. W., Yarboro, L. T., Narahari, A. K., Ghanta, R. K., Tribble, C. G., Kron, I. L., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2017). Outcomes of Trainees Performing Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting: Does Resident Experience Matter?. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 103(3), 975-981. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.10.016

Johnston, L. E., Kirby, J. L., Downs, E. A., LaPar, D. J., Ghanta, R. K., Ailawadi, G., . . . Cardiot, V. I. (2017). Postoperative Hypoglycemia Is Associated With Worse Outcomes After Cardiac Operations. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 103(2), 526-532. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.05.121

2016

Pope, N. H., Salmon, M., Davis, J. P., Chatterjee, A., Su, G., Conte, M. S., . . . Jr, U. G. R. (2016). D-series resolvins inhibit murine abdominal aortic aneurysm formation and increase M2 macrophage polarization. FASEB JOURNAL, 30(12), 4192-4201. doi:10.1096/fj.201600144RR

Hawkins, R. B., & Ailawadi, G. (2016). Institutional or individual experience matters in minimally invasive valve surgery. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 152(6), 1477-1478. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2016.07.027

Saji, M., Katz, M., Ailawadi, G., Fowler, D., LaPar, D., Yarboro, L., . . . Lim, S. (2016). TCT-632 Predictive Value of Age-Adjusted Charlson Comorbidity Index for 1-Year, 3-Year and 5-Year Mortality in Patients Following Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair.. J Am Coll Cardiol, 68(18S), B257. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2016.09.774

Filardo, G., Ailawadi, G., Pollock, B. D., da Graca, B., Sass, D. M., Phan, T. K., . . . Damiano, R. (2016). Sex Differences in the Epidemiology of New-Onset In-Hospital Post-Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery Atrial Fibrillation A Large Multicenter Study. CIRCULATION-CARDIOVASCULAR QUALITY AND OUTCOMES, 9(6), 723-730. doi:10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.116.003023

Schaheen, B., Downs, E. A., Serbulea, V., Almenara, C. C. P., Spinosa, M., Su, G., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2016). B-Cell Depletion Promotes Aortic Infiltration of Immunosuppressive Cells and Is Protective of Experimental Aortic Aneurysm. ARTERIOSCLEROSIS THROMBOSIS AND VASCULAR BIOLOGY, 36(11), 2191-+. doi:10.1161/ATVBAHA.116.307559

Capoulade, R., Zeng, X., Overbey, J. R., Ailawadi, G., Alexander, J. H., Ascheim, D., . . . Network, C. S. T. (2016). Impact of Left Ventricular to Mitral Valve Ring Mismatch on Recurrent Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation After Ring Annuloplasty. CIRCULATION, 134(17), 1247-+. doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.115.021014

Thourani, V. H., Forcillo, J., Beohar, N., Doshi, D., Parvataneni, R., Ayele, G. M., . . . Leon, M. B. (2016). Impact of Preoperative Chronic Kidney Disease in 2,531 High-Risk and Inoperable Patients Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in the PARTNER Trial. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 102(4), 1172-1180. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.07.001

Schwann, T. A., Habib, R. H., Suri, R. M., Brennan, J. M., He, X., Thourani, V. H., . . . Gammie, J. S. (2016). Variation in Warfarin Use at Hospital Discharge After Isolated Bioprosthetic Mitral Valve Replacement. CHEST, 150(3), 597-605. doi:10.1016/j.chest.2016.04.015

Saji, M., Ailawadi, G., Fowler, D. E., LaPar, D. J., Dent, J. M., Ragosta, M., & Lim, D. S. (2016). Progressive Mitral Stenosis After MitraClip Implantation in a Patient With Systemic Inflammatory Disease. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 102(2), E89-E91. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.12.050

Kron, I. L., & Ailawadi, G. (2016). Low Risk TAVR: The Long View. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 102(2), 357. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.04.032

Badhwar, V., Thourani, V. H., Ailawadi, G., & Mack, M. (2016). Transcatheter mitral valve therapy: The event horizon. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 152(2), 330-336. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2016.03.049

Saji, M., Lim, D. S., Ragosta, M., LaPar, D. J., Downs, E., Ghanta, R. K., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2016). Usefulness of Psoas Muscle Area to Predict Mortality in Patients Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 118(2), 251-257. doi:10.1016/j.amjcard.2016.04.043

Lehr, E. J., Guy, T. S., Smith, R. L., Grossi, E. A., Shemin, R. J., Rodriguez, E., . . . Lewis, C. T. P. (2016). Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery III: Training and Robotic-Assisted Approaches. Innovations: Technology and Techniques in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, 11(4), 260-267. doi:10.1177/155698451601100405

Ailawadi, G., Agnihotri, A. K., Mehall, J. R., Wolfe, J. A., Hummel, B. W., Fayers, T. M., . . . Barnhart, G. R. (2016). Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery I: Patient Selection, Evaluation, and Planning. Innovations: Technology and Techniques in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, 11(4), 243-250. doi:10.1177/155698451601100403

Wolfe, J. A., Malaisrie, S. C., Farivar, R. S., Khan, J. H., Hargrove, W. C., Moront, M. G., . . . Goldman, S. M. (2016). Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery II Surgical Technique and Postoperative Management. Innovations: Technology and Techniques in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, 11(4), 251-259. doi:10.1177/155698451601100404

Downs, E. A., Johnston, L. E., LaPar, D. J., Ghanta, R. K., Kron, I. L., Speir, A. M., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2016). Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery Provides Excellent Outcomes Without Increased Cost: A Multi-Institutional Analysis. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 102(1), 14-21. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.01.084

Saji, M., Jr, H. W. J., Ailawadi, G., Mulloy, D. P., Ghanta, R. K., Ragosta, M., & Lim, D. S. (2016). Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in a Young Adult Patient with a Failed Homograft. PEDIATRIC CARDIOLOGY, 37(5), 986-988. doi:10.1007/s00246-016-1399-2

Thourani, V. H., Kodali, S., Makkar, R. R., Herrmann, H. C., Williams, M., Babaliaros, V., . . . Leon, M. B. (2016). Transcatheter aortic valve replacement versus surgical valve replacement in intermediate-risk patients: a propensity score analysis. LANCET, 387(10034), 2218-2225. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(16)30073-3

Michler, R. E., Smith, P. K., Parides, M. K., Ailawadi, G., Thourani, V., Moskowitz, A. J., . . . CTSN. (2016). Two-Year Outcomes of Surgical Treatment of Moderate Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation. NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE, 374(20), 1932-1941. doi:10.1056/NEJMoa1602003

Gillinov, A. M., Bagiella, E., Moskowitz, A. J., Raiten, J. M., Groh, M. A., Bowdish, M. E., . . . CTSN. (2016). Rate Control versus Rhythm Control for Atrial Fibrillation after Cardiac Surgery. NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE, 374(20), 1911-1921. doi:10.1056/NEJMoa1602002

Saji, M., Ailawadi, G., Welch, T. S., Downs, E., LaPar, D. J., Ghanta, R., . . . Lim, D. S. (2016). Pre-Procedural 6-Min Walk Test as a Mortality Predictor in Patients Undergoing Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 67(17), 2083-2084. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2016.02.032

Yount, K. W., & Ailawadi, G. (2016). Surgeon's Tiredness or Patient's Fasting? What Is More Relevant for Outcome in Nonemergent Cardiac Surgery? Reply. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 101(4), 1634. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.10.035

Yount, K. W., & Ailawadi, G. (2016). Reply.. The Annals of thoracic surgery, 101(4), 1634. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.10.035

Kron, I. L., Acker, M. A., Adams, D. H., Ailawadi, G., Bolling, S. F., Hung, J. W., . . . Puskas, J. D. (2016). 2015 The American Association for Thoracic Surgery Consensus Guidelines: Ischemic mitral valve regurgitation. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 151(4), 940-956. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2015.08.127

Ailawadi, G., Downs, E., Mehta, G., Kern, J. A., Ragosta, M., & Lim, D. S. (2016). Retrieval of Embolized Transcatheter Aortic Valves in Left Ventricle Through Apical Ventriculotomy. JOURNAL OF CARDIAC SURGERY, 31(4), 203-205. doi:10.1111/jocs.12701

Schubert, S. A., Yarboro, L. T., Madala, S., Ayunipudi, K., Kron, I. L., Kern, J. A., . . . Ghanta, R. K. (2016). Natural history of coexistent mitral regurgitation after aortic valve replacement. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 151(4), 1032-1039. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2015.12.006

Sorajja, P., Mack, M., Vemulapalli, S., Holmes, D. R., Stebbins, A., Kar, S., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2016). Initial Experience With Commercial Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair in the United States. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 67(10), 1129-1140. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2015.12.054

Ailawadi, G., & Lim, D. S. (2016). Invited Commentary.. The Annals of thoracic surgery, 101(3), 959. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.09.068

Downs, E. A., & Ailawadi, G. (2016). INVITED COMMENTARY ON GRIMM ET AL. MELD-XI SCORE PREDICTS EARLY MORTALITY IN PATIENTS AFTER HEART TRANSPLANTATION. ANN THORAC SURG 2015;100:1737-43. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 101(2), E61. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.08.009

Viola, F., Lin-Schmidt, X., Bhamidipati, C., Haverstick, D. M., Walker, W. F., Ailawadi, G., & Lawrence, M. B. (2016). Sonorheometry assessment of platelet function in cardiopulmonary bypass patients: Correlation of blood clot stiffness with platelet integrin alpha(IIb)beta(3) activity, aspirin usage, and transfusion risk. THROMBOSIS RESEARCH, 138, 96-102. doi:10.1016/j.thromres.2015.11.036

LaPar, D. J., Rich, J. B., Isbell, J. M., Brooks, C. H., Crosby, I. K., Yarboro, L. T., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2016). Preoperative Renal Function Predicts Hospital Costs and Length of Stay in Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 101(2), 606-612. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.07.079

Saji, M., Rossi, A. M., Ailawadi, G., Dent, J., Ragosta, M., & Lim, D. S. (2016). Adjunctive intracardiac echocardiography imaging from the left ventricle to guide percutaneous mitral valve repair with the mitraclip in patients with failed prior surgical rings. CATHETERIZATION AND CARDIOVASCULAR INTERVENTIONS, 87(2), E75-E82. doi:10.1002/ccd.25981

Goldstein, D., Moskowitz, A. J., Gelijns, A. C., Ailawadi, G., Parides, M. K., Perrault, L. P., . . . CTSN. (2016). Two-Year Outcomes of Surgical Treatment of Severe Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation. NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE, 374(4), 344-353. doi:10.1056/NEJMoa1512913

Quader, M., LaPar, D. J., Wolfe, L., Ailawadi, G., Rich, J., Speir, A., . . . Sur, I. V. C. (2016). Blood Product Utilization with Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation: A Decade of Statewide Data. ASAIO JOURNAL, 62(3), 268-273. doi:10.1097/MAT.0000000000000345

Wolfe, J. A., Malaisrie, S. C., Farivar, R. S., Khan, J. H., Hargrove, W. C., Moront, M. G., . . . Goldman, S. M. (2016). Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery II Surgical Technique and Postoperative Management. INNOVATIONS-TECHNOLOGY AND TECHNIQUES IN CARDIOTHORACIC AND VASCULAR SURGERY, 11(4), 251-259. doi:10.1097/imi.0000000000000300

Ailawadi, G., Agnihotri, A. K., Mehall, J. R., Wolfe, J. A., Hummel, B. W., Fayers, T. M., . . . Barnhart, G. R. (2016). Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery I Patient Selection, Evaluation, and Planning. INNOVATIONS-TECHNOLOGY AND TECHNIQUES IN CARDIOTHORACIC AND VASCULAR SURGERY, 11(4), 243-250. doi:10.1097/imi.0000000000000301

Lehr, E. J., Guy, T. S., Smith, R. L., Grossi, E. A., Shemin, R. J., Rodriguez, E., . . . Lewis, C. T. P. (2016). Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery III Training and Robotic-Assisted Approaches. INNOVATIONS-TECHNOLOGY AND TECHNIQUES IN CARDIOTHORACIC AND VASCULAR SURGERY, 11(4), 260-267. doi:10.1097/imi.0000000000000299

Beller, J. P., Downs, E. A., & Ailawadi, G. (2016). Minimally Invasive Atrial Fibrillation Surgery: Hybrid Approach.. Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal, 12(1), 37-40. doi:10.14797/mdcj-12-1-37

Quader, M., LaPar, D. J., Wolfe, L., Ailawadi, G., Rich, J., Speir, A., . . . Quality, V. C. S. (2016). Delayed Sternal Closure After Continuous Flow Left Ventricle Assist Device Implantation: Analysis of Risk Factors and Impact on Outcomes and Costs. ASAIO JOURNAL, 62(4), 432-437. doi:10.1097/MAT.0000000000000384

Ailawadi, G., LaPar, D. J., Speir, A. M., Ghanta, R. K., Yarboro, L. T., Crosby, I. K., . . . Rich, J. B. (2016). Contemporary Costs Associated With Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: A Propensity-Matched Cost Analysis. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 101(1), 154-161. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.05.120

2015

Feldman, T., Kar, S., Elmariah, S., Smart, S. C., Trento, A., Siegel, R. J., . . . Investigators, E. V. E. R. E. S. T. I. I. (2015). Randomized Comparison of Percutaneous Repair and Surgery for Mitral Regurgitation 5-Year Results of EVEREST II. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 66(25), 2844-2854. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2015.10.018

Hawkins, R., & Ailawadi, G. (2015). Invited Commentary.. The Annals of thoracic surgery, 100(6), 2276-2277. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.06.057

Saji, M., Ailawadi, G., Ragosta, M., Fowler, D. E., Dent, J. M., & Lim, D. S. (2015). Anterior Mitral Leaflet Perforation During Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in a Patient With Mitral Annular Calcification. JACC-CARDIOVASCULAR INTERVENTIONS, 8(13), E215-E216. doi:10.1016/j.jcin.2015.06.027

Hawkins, R. B., & Ailawadi, G. (2015). Surgical ablation is effective: But surgeons need to do better. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 150(5), 1179-1180. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2015.08.041

Downs, E., Lim, S., Ragosta, M., Yount, K., Yarboro, L., Ghanta, R., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2015). The influence of a percutaneous mitral repair program on surgical mitral valve volume. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 150(5), 1093-1097. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2015.08.025

Yount, K. W., Isbell, J. M., Lichtendahl, C., Dietch, Z., Ailawadi, G., Kron, I. L., . . . Lau, C. L. (2015). Bundled Payments in Cardiac Surgery: Is Risk Adjustment Sufficient to Make It Feasible?. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 100(5), 1646-1652. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.04.086

Yount, K. W., Lau, C. L., Yarboro, L. T., Ghanta, R. K., Kron, I. L., Kern, J. A., & Ailawadi, G. (2015). Late Operating Room Start Times Impact Mortality and Cost for Nonemergent Cardiac Surgery. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 100(5), 1653-1658. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.04.131

Pope, N. H., Salmon, M., Johnston, W. F., Lu, G., Lau, C. L., Jr, U. G. R., & Ailawadi, G. (2015). Interleukin-6 Receptor Inhibition Prevents Descending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Formation. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 100(5), 1620-1626. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.05.009

Davis, J. P., Salmon, M., Pope, N. H., Lu, G., Su, G., Sharma, A. K., . . . Jr, U. G. R. (2015). Attenuation of aortic aneurysms with stem cells from different genders. JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH, 199(1), 249-258. doi:10.1016/j.jss.2015.04.025

Uflacker, A., Lim, S., Ragosta, M., Haskal, Z. J., Lederman, R. J., Kern, J., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2015). Transcaval Aortic Access for Percutaneous Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Repair: Initial Human Experience. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY, 26(10), 1437-1441. doi:10.1016/j.jvir.2015.07.024

LaPar, D. J., Quader, M., Rich, J. B., Kron, I. L., Crosby, I. K., Kern, J. A., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2015). Institutional Variation in Mortality After Stroke After Cardiac Surgery: An Opportunity for Improvement. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 100(4), 1276-1283. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.04.038

Thourani, V. H., Jensen, H. A., Babaliaros, V., Kodali, S. K., Rajeswaran, J., Ehrlinger, J., . . . Mack, M. (2015). Outcomes in Nonagenarians Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in the PARTNER-I Trial. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 100(3), 785-793. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.05.021

Clarke, S. A., Goodman, N. C., Ailawadi, G., & Holmes, J. W. (2015). Effect of Scar Compaction on the Therapeutic Efficacy of Anisotropic Reinforcement Following Myocardial Infarction in the Dog. JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH, 8(6), 353-361. doi:10.1007/s12265-015-9637-1

Downs, E. A., Lim, D. S., Saji, M., & Ailawadi, G. (2015). Current state of transcatheter mitral valve repair with the MitraClip. ANNALS OF CARDIOTHORACIC SURGERY, 4(4), 335-340. doi:10.3978/j.issn.2225-319X.2015.02.02

LaPar, D. J., Crosby, I. K., Rich, J. B., Quader, M. A., Speir, A. M., Kern, J. A., . . . Quality, V. C. S. (2015). Bilateral Internal Mammary Artery Use for Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Remains Underutilized: A Propensity-Matched Multi-Institution Analysis. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 100(1), 8-15. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.02.088

Johnston, W. F., Salmon, M., Su, G., Lu, G., Ailawadi, G., & Jr, U. G. R. (2015). Aromatase is required for female abdominal aortic aneurysm protection. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR SURGERY, 61(6), 1565-+. doi:10.1016/j.jvs.2014.01.032

Gillinov, A. M., Gelijns, A. C., Parides, M. K., Jr, D. J. J., Moskowitz, A. J., Voisine, P., . . . Investigators, C. T. S. N. (2015). Surgical Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation during Mitral-Valve Surgery. NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE, 372(15), 1399-1409. doi:10.1056/NEJMoa1500528

Ghanta, R. K., Lapar, D. J., Kern, J. A., Kron, I. L., Speir, A. M., Jr, F. E., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2015). Minimally invasive aortic valve replacement provides equivalent outcomes at reduced cost compared with conventional aortic valve replacement: A real-world multi-institutional analysis. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 149(4), 1060-1065. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2015.01.014

Kron, I. L., Hung, J., Overbey, J. R., Bouchard, D., Gelijns, A. C., Moskowitz, A. J., . . . Investigators, C. S. T. N. (2015). Predicting recurrent mitral regurgitation after mitral valve repair for severe ischemic mitral regurgitation. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 149(3), 752-+. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2014.10.120

Stone, M. L., LaPar, D. J., Benrashid, E., Scalzo, D. C., Ailawadi, G., Kron, I. L., . . . Kern, J. A. (2015). Ventricular Assist Devices and Increased Blood Product Utilization for Cardiac Transplantation. JOURNAL OF CARDIAC SURGERY, 30(2), 194-200. doi:10.1111/jocs.12474

English, S. J., Piert, M. R., Diaz, J. A., Gordon, D., Ghosh, A., D'Alecy, L. G., . . . Jr, U. G. R. (2015). Increased F-18-FDG Uptake Is Predictive of Rupture in a Novel Rat Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Rupture Model. ANNALS OF SURGERY, 261(2), 395-404. doi:10.1097/SLA.0000000000000602

Greco, G., Shi, W., Michler, R. E., Meltzer, D. O., Ailawadi, G., Hohmann, S. F., . . . Gardner, T. J. (2015). Costs Associated With Health Care-Associated Infections in Cardiac Surgery. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 65(1), 15-23. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2014.09.079

Downs, E. A., & Ailawadi, G. (2015). Hybrid thoracoscopic epicardial and catheter-based endocardial ablation for atrial fibrillation. . Multimedia manual of cardiothoracic surgery : MMCTS, 2015, mmv015. doi:10.1093/mmcts/mmv015

Wang, A., Sangli, C., Lim, S., Ailawadi, G., Kar, S., Herrmann, H. C., . . . Feldman, T. (2015). Evaluation of Renal Function Before and After Percutaneous Mitral Valve Repair. CIRCULATION-CARDIOVASCULAR INTERVENTIONS, 8(1). doi:10.1161/CIRCINTERVENTIONS.113.001349

Thourani, V. H., Suri, R. M., Gunter, R. L., Sheng, S., O'Brien, S. M., Ailawadi, G., . . . Mack, M. J. (2015). Contemporary Real-World Outcomes of Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement in 141,905 Low-Risk, Intermediate-Risk, and High-Risk Patients. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 99(1), 55-61. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.06.050

2014

Smith, P. K., Puskas, J. D., Ascheim, D. D., Voisine, P., Gelijns, A. C., Moskowitz, A. J., . . . Network, C. S. T. (2014). Surgical Treatment of Moderate Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation. NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE, 371(23), 2178-2188. doi:10.1056/NEJMoa1410490

Rodriguez, E., Malaisrie, S. C., Mehall, J. R., Moore, M., Salemi, A., Ailawadi, G., . . . Economic Workgroup on Valvular Surgery. (2014). Right anterior thoracotomy aortic valve replacement is associated with less cost than sternotomy-based approaches: a multi-institution analysis of 'real world' data.. Journal of medical economics, 17(12), 846-852. doi:10.3111/13696998.2014.953681

Grossi, E. A., Goldman, S., Wolfe, J. A., Mehall, J., Smith, J. M., Ailawadi, G., . . . Surg, E. W. V. (2014). Minithoracotomy for mitral valve repair improves inpatient and postdischarge economic savings. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 148(6), 2818-U1478. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2014.08.029

Osnabrugge, R. L., Speir, A. M., Head, S. J., Jones, P. G., Ailawadi, G., Fonner, C. E., . . . Rich, J. B. (2014). Cost, quality, and value in coronary artery bypass grafting. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 148(6), 2729-U1378. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2014.07.089

Bhamidipati, C. M., Whatling, C. A., Mehta, G. S., Meher, A. K., Hajzus, V. A., Su, G., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2014). 5-Lipoxygenase Pathway in Experimental Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms. ARTERIOSCLEROSIS THROMBOSIS AND VASCULAR BIOLOGY, 34(12), 2669-2678. doi:10.1161/ATVBAHA.114.304016

LaPar, D. J., Isbell, J. M., Crosby, I. K., Kern, J., Lim, S., Jr, F. E., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2014). Multicenter Evaluation of High-Risk Mitral Valve Operations: Implications for Novel Transcatheter Valve Therapies. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 98(6), 2032-2038. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.06.060

Lapar, D. J., Filardo, G., Crosby, I. K., Speir, A. M., Rich, J. B., Kron, I. L., & Ailawadi, G. (2014). The challenge of achieving 1% operative mortality for coronary artery bypass grafting: A multi-institution Society of Thoracic Surgeons Database analysis. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 148(6), 2686-2696. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2014.06.086

Yarboro, L. T., Bergin, J. D., Kennedy, J. L. W., Ballew, C. C., Benton, E. M., Ailawadi, G., & Kern, J. A. (2014). Technique for minimizing and treating driveline infections. ANNALS OF CARDIOTHORACIC SURGERY, 3(6), 557-562. doi:10.3978/j.issn.2225-319X.2014.09.08

LaPar, D. J., Isbell, J. M., Mulloy, D. P., Stone, M. L., Kern, J. A., Ailawadi, G., & Kron, I. L. (2014). Planned Cardiac Reexploration in the Intensive Care Unit Is a Safe Procedure. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 98(5), 1645-1651. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.05.090

Meher, A. K., Johnston, W. F., Lu, G., Pope, N. H., Bhamidipati, C. M., Harmon, D. B., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2014). B2 Cells Suppress Experimental Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PATHOLOGY, 184(11), 3130-3141. doi:10.1016/j.ajpath.2014.07.006

Osnabrugge, R. L., Speir, A. M., Head, S. J., Jones, P. G., Ailawadi, G., Fonner, C. E., . . . Rich, J. B. (2014). Prediction of Costs and Length of Stay in Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 98(4), 1286-1293. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.05.073

Johnston, W. F., Salmon, M., Pope, N. H., Meher, A., Su, G., Stone, M. L., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2014). Inhibition of Interleukin-1 beta Decreases Aneurysm Formation and Progression in a Novel Model of Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms. CIRCULATION, 130(11), S51-+. doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.113.006800

Shrode, C. W., Draper, K. V., Huang, R. J., Kennedy, J. L. W., Godsey, A. C., Morrison, C. C., . . . Sauer, B. G. (2014). Significantly Higher Rates of Gastrointestinal Bleeding and Thromboembolic Events With Left Ventricular Assist Devices. CLINICAL GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 12(9), 1461-1467. doi:10.1016/j.cgh.2014.01.027

Davis, J. P., LaPar, D. J., Crosby, I. K., Kern, J. A., Lau, C. L., Kron, I. L., & Ailawadi, G. (2014). Nonagenarians Undergoing Cardiac Surgery. JOURNAL OF CARDIAC SURGERY, 29(5), 600-604. doi:10.1111/jocs.12391

LaPar, D. J., Ailawadi, G., Isbell, J. M., Crosby, I. K., Kern, J. A., Rich, J. B., . . . Cardiac, I. V. (2014). Mitral valve repair rates correlate with surgeon and institutional experience. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 148(3), 995-1003. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2014.06.039

Lapar, D. J., Ghanta, R. K., Kern, J. A., Crosby, I. K., Rich, J. B., Speir, A. M., . . . Sur, I. V. C. (2014). Hospital Variation in Mortality From Cardiac Arrest After Cardiac Surgery: An Opportunity for Improvement?. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 98(2), 534-540. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.03.030

Thourani, V. H., Suri, R. M., Rankin, J. S., He, X., O'Brien, S. M., Badhwar, V., . . . Gammie, J. S. (2014). Does Mitral Valve Repair Offer an Advantage Over Replacement in Patients Undergoing Aortic Valve Replacement?. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 98(2), 598-604. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.01.031

Lapar, D. J., Speir, A. M., Crosby, I. K., Jr, F. E., Brown, M., Rich, J. B., . . . Sur, I. V. C. (2014). Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation Significantly Increases Mortality, Hospital Readmission, and Hospital Costs. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 98(2), 527-533. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.03.039

Gelijns, A. C., Moskowitz, A. J., Acker, M. A., Argenziano, M., Geller, N. L., Puskas, J. D., . . . Net, C. S. T. (2014). Management Practices and Major Infections After Cardiac Surgery. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 64(4), 372-381. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2014.04.052

Pope, N. H., & Ailawadi, G. (2014). Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery. JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH, 7(4), 387-394. doi:10.1007/s12265-014-9569-1

Suri, R. M., Thourani, V. H., Englum, B. R., Rankin, J. S., Badhwar, V., Svensson, L. G., . . . Gammie, J. S. (2014). The Expanding Role of Mitral Valve Repair in Triple Valve Operations: Contemporary North American Outcomes in 8,021 Patients. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 97(5), 1513-1519. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.02.025

Lu, G., Su, G., Zhao, Y., Johnston, W. F., Sherman, N. E., Rissman, E. F., . . . Jr, U. G. R. (2014). Dietary phytoestrogens inhibit experimental aneurysm formation in male mice. JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH, 188(1), 326-338. doi:10.1016/j.jss.2013.11.1108

LaPar, D. J., Isbell, J. M., Kern, J. A., Ailawadi, G., & Kron, I. L. (2014). Surgical Care Improvement Project measure for postoperative glucose control should not be used as a measure of quality after cardiac surgery. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 147(3), 1041-1048. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2013.11.028

Acker, M. A., Parides, M. K., Perrault, L. P., Moskowitz, A. J., Gelijns, A. C., Voisine, P., . . . Kron, I. L. (2014). Mitral-Valve Repair versus Replacement for Severe Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation. NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE, 370(1), 23-32. doi:10.1056/NEJMoa1312808

Pope, N. H., & Ailawadi, G. (2014). Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair.. Operative techniques in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery : a comparative atlas : an official publication of the American Association for Thoracic Surgery, 19(2), 219-237. doi:10.1053/j.optechstcvs.2014.07.002

Maas, A. L., Mack, M., Ailawadi, G., Suri, R. M., Szeto, W., Kilgo, P., . . . Thourani, V. H. (2014). Preoperative Pulmonary Function Tests as Predictors of Postoperative Morbidity and Mortality: A Multi-Institutional Analysis of 915 TAVR Patients. CARDIOLOGY, 128(2), 184-185. Retrieved from https://www.webofscience.com/

Bartoli, C. R., Ailawadi, G., & Kern, J. A. (2014). Diagnosis, Nonsurgical Management, and Prevention of LVAD Thrombosis. JOURNAL OF CARDIAC SURGERY, 29(1), 83-94. doi:10.1111/jocs.12238

Malaisrie, S. C., Barnhart, G. R., Farivar, R. S., Mehall, J., Hummel, B., Rodriguez, E., . . . Ryan, W. H. (2014). Current era minimally invasive aortic valve replacement: Techniques and practice. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 147(1), 6-14. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2013.08.086

2013

Johnston, W. F., LaPar, D. J., Newhook, T. E., Stone, M. L., Jr, U. G. R., & Ailawadi, G. (2013). Association of race and socioeconomic status with the use of endovascular repair to treat thoracic aortic diseases. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR SURGERY, 58(6), 1476-1482. doi:10.1016/j.jvs.2013.05.095

Johnston, W. F., Salmon, M., Su, G., Stone, M. L., Pope, N. H., Lu, G., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2013). Inhibition of IL-1 beta Signaling Prevents Aneurysm Formation. in a Novel Model of Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm. CIRCULATION, 128(22). Retrieved from https://www.webofscience.com/

Lapar, D. J., Crosby, I. K., Kron, I. L., Kern, J. A., Jr, F. E., Rich, J. B., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2013). Preoperative Beta-Blocker Use Should Not Be a Quality Metric for Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 96(5), 1539-1545. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2013.05.059

LaPar, D. J., Crosby, I. K., Rich, J. B., Jr, F. E., Kron, I. L., Ailawadi, G., . . . Sur, I. V. C. (2013). A Contemporary Cost Analysis of Postoperative Morbidity After Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting With and Without Concomitant Aortic Valve Replacement to Improve Patient Quality and Cost-Effective Care. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 96(5), 1621-1627. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2013.05.050

Salmon, M., Johnston, W. F., Woo, A., Pope, N. H., Su, G., Jr, U. G. R., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2013). KLF4 Regulates Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Morphology and Deletion Attenuates Aneurysm Formation. CIRCULATION, 128(11), S163-S174. doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.112.000238

Kennedy, J. L. W., LaPar, D. J., Kern, J. A., Kron, I. L., Bergin, J. D., Kamath, S., & Ailawadi, G. (2013). Does the Society of Thoracic Surgeons risk score accurately predict operative mortality for patients with pulmonary hypertension?. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 146(3), 631-637. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.07.055

LaPar, D. J., Ailawadi, G., Harris, D. A., Hajzus, V. A., Lau, C. L., Kern, J. A., & Kron, I. L. (2013). A Protocol-Driven Approach to Cardiac Reoperation Reduces Mortality and Cardiac Injury at the Time of Resternotomy. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 96(3), 865-870. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2013.03.061

Osnabrugge, R. L. J., Speir, A. M., Head, S. J., Fonner, C. E., Jr, F. E., Ailawadi, G., . . . Rich, J. B. (2013). Costs for Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement According to Preoperative Risk Categories. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 96(2), 500-506. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2013.04.038

Bhamidipati, C. M., Lim, D. S., Ragosta, M., & Ailawadi, G. (2013). Percutaneous Transjugular Implantation of MELODY (R) Valve into Tricuspid Bioprosthesis. JOURNAL OF CARDIAC SURGERY, 28(4), 391-393. doi:10.1111/jocs.12128

LaPar, D. J., Gillen, J. R., Crosby, I. K., Sawyer, R. G., Lau, C. L., Kron, I. L., & Ailawadi, G. (2013). Predictors of Operative Mortality in Cardiac Surgical Patients with Prolonged Intensive Care Unit Duration. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF SURGEONS, 216(6), 1116-1123. doi:10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2013.02.028

Bhamidipati, C. M., Mehta, G. S., Moehle, C. W., Meher, A. K., Su, G., Vigneshwar, N. G., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2013). Adenosine 2A receptor modulates inflammation and phenotype in experimental abdominal aortic aneurysms. FASEB JOURNAL, 27(6), 2122-2131. doi:10.1096/fj.12-214197

Mulloy, D. P., Bhamidipati, C. M., Stone, M. L., Ailawadi, G., Bergin, J. D., Mahapatra, S., & Kern, J. A. (2013). Cryoablation during left ventricular assist device implantation reduces postoperative ventricular tachyarrhythmias. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 145(5), 1207-1213. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.03.061

Pope, N. H., Lim, S., & Ailawadi, G. (2013). Late Calcific Mitral Stenosis After MitraClip Procedure in a Dialysis-Dependent Patient. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 95(5), E113-E114. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2012.10.067

LaPar, D. J., Crosby, I. K., Ailawadi, G., Ad, N., Choi, E., Spiess, B. D., . . . Sur, I. V. C. (2013). Blood product conservation is associated with improved outcomes and reduced costs after cardiac surgery. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 145(3), 796-804. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.12.041

Mulloy, D. P., Bhamidipati, C. M., Stone, M. L., Ailawadi, G., Kron, I. L., & Kern, J. A. (2013). Orthotopic heart transplant versus left ventricular assist device: A national comparison of cost and survival. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 145(2), 566-574. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.10.034

Johnston, W. F., Salmon, M., Su, G., Lu, G., Stone, M. L., Zhao, Y., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2013). Genetic and Pharmacologic Disruption of Interleukin-1 beta Signaling Inhibits Experimental Aortic Aneurysm Formation. ARTERIOSCLEROSIS THROMBOSIS AND VASCULAR BIOLOGY, 33(2), 294-+. doi:10.1161/ATVBAHA.112.300432

Cleveland, J. D., Gazoni, L. M., Carrott, P. W., Norton, P. T., & Ailawadi, G. (2013). Arrested Bullet Embolus to the Aortic Root. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 95(1), 356. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2012.05.112

Bhamidipati, C. M., Stukenborg, G. J., Ailawadi, G., Lau, C. L., Kozower, B. D., & Jones, D. R. (2013). Pulmonary resections performed at hospitals with thoracic surgery residency programs have superior outcomes. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 145(1), 60-+. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.10.015

2012

Laser, A., Lu, G., Ghosh, A., Roelofs, K., McEvoy, B., DiMusto, P., . . . Jr, U. G. R. (2012). Differential gender- and species-specific formation of aneurysms using a novel method of inducing abdominal aortic aneurysms. JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH, 178(2), 1038-1045. doi:10.1016/j.jss.2012.04.073

Johnston, W. F., Jr, U. G. R., Tracci, M. C., Cherry, K. J., Ailawadi, G., & Kern, J. A. (2012). Staged hybrid approach using proximal thoracic endovascular aneurysm repair and distal open repair for the treatment of extensive thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR SURGERY, 56(6), 1495-1502. doi:10.1016/j.jvs.2012.05.091

Johnston, W. F., West, J. K., LaPar, D. J., Cherry, K. J., Kern, J. A., Tracci, M. C., . . . Jr, U. G. R. (2012). Greater saphenous vein evaluation from computed tomography angiography as a potential alternative to conventional ultrasonography. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR SURGERY, 56(5), 1331-U157. doi:10.1016/j.jvs.2012.04.055

LaPar, D. J., Stukenborg, G. J., Guyer, R. A., Stone, M. L., Bhamidipati, C. M., Lau, C. L., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2012). Primary Payer Status Is Associated With Mortality and Resource Utilization for Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting. CIRCULATION, 126(11), S132-S139. doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.111.083782

Sharma, A. K., Lu, G., Jester, A., Johnston, W. F., Zhao, Y., Hajzus, V. A., . . . Jr, U. G. R. (2012). Experimental Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Formation Is Mediated by IL-17 and Attenuated by Mesenchymal Stem Cell Treatment. CIRCULATION, 126(11), S38-S45. doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.111.083451

DiMusto, P. D., Lu, G., Ghosh, A., Roelofs, K. J., Sadiq, O., McEvoy, B., . . . Jr, U. G. R. (2012). Increased JNK in Males Compared with Females in a Rodent Model of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm. JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH, 176(2), 687-695. doi:10.1016/j.jss.2011.11.1024

Bhamidipati, C. M., Mehta, G. S., Lu, G., Moehle, C. W., Barbery, C., DiMusto, P. D., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2012). Development of a novel murine model of aortic aneurysms using peri-adventitial elastase. SURGERY, 152(2), 238-246. doi:10.1016/j.surg.2012.02.010

Mehta, G. S., LaPar, D. J., Bhamidipati, C. M., Kern, J. A., Kron, I. L., Jr, U. G. R., & Ailawadi, G. (2012). Previous percutaneous coronary intervention increases morbidity after coronary artery bypass grafting. SURGERY, 152(1), 5-11. doi:10.1016/j.surg.2012.02.013

LaPar, D. J., Mulloy, D. P., Stone, M. L., Crosby, I. K., Lau, C. L., Kron, I. L., & Ailawadi, G. (2012). Concomitant Tricuspid Valve Operations Affect Outcomes After Mitral Operations: A Multiinstitutional, Statewide Analysis. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 94(1), 52-58. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2012.03.020

Fomovsky, G. M., Clark, S. A., Parker, K. M., Ailawadi, G., & Holmes, J. W. (2012). Anisotropic Reinforcement of Acute Anteroapical Infarcts Improves Pump Function. CIRCULATION-HEART FAILURE, 5(4), 515-522. doi:10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.111.965731

Bunch, T. J., Darby, A., May, H. T., Ragosta, M., Lim, D. S., Taylor, A. M., . . . Mahapatra, S. (2012). Efficacy and safety of ventricular tachycardia ablation with mechanical circulatory support compared with substrate-based ablation techniques. EUROPACE, 14(5), 709-714. doi:10.1093/europace/eur347

Glower, D., Ailawadi, G., Argenziano, M., Mack, M., Trento, A., Wang, A., . . . Investigators, E. V. E. R. E. S. T. I. I. (2012). EVEREST II randomized clinical trial: Predictors of mitral valve replacement in de novo surgery or after the MitraClip procedure. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 143(4), S60-S63. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.01.047

LaPar, D. J., Mulloy, D. P., Crosby, I. K., Lim, D. S., Kern, J. A., Kron, I. L., & Ailawadi, G. (2012). Contemporary outcomes for surgical mitral valve repair: A benchmark for evaluating emerging mitral valve technology. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 143(4), S12-S16. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.01.009

LaPar, D. J., Mery, C. M., Kozower, B. D., Kern, J. A., Kron, I. L., Stukenborg, G. J., & Ailawadi, G. (2012). The effect of surgeon volume on mortality for off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 143(4), 854-863. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2011.12.048

Johnston, W. F., & Ailawadi, G. (2012). Surgical management of minimally invasive aortic valve operations.. Seminars in cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia, 16(1), 41-51. doi:10.1177/1089253211431647

Kennedy, J. L., Mery, C. M., Sumler, M., Ailawadi, G., Kern, J. A., & Groves, D. S. (2012). Exchange of a Tandem Heart to a HeartMate II Left Ventricular Assist Device Complicated by an Intracardiac Thrombus. ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY-A JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR ULTRASOUND AND ALLIED TECHNIQUES, 29(1), E22-E23. doi:10.1111/j.1540-8175.2011.01521.x

2011

Koruth, J. S., Aryana, A., Dukkipati, S. R., Pak, H. -N., Kim, Y. -H., Sosa, E. A., . . . d'Avila, A. (2011). Unusual Complications of Percutaneous Epicardial Access and Epicardial Mapping and Ablation of Cardiac Arrhythmias. CIRCULATION-ARRHYTHMIA AND ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, 4(6), 882-U161. doi:10.1161/CIRCEP.111.965731

Moehle, C. W., Bhamidipati, C. M., Alexander, M. R., Mehta, G. S., Irvine, J. N., Salmon, M., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2011). Bone marrow-derived MCP1 required for experimental aortic aneurysm formation and smooth muscle phenotypic modulation. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 142(6), 1567-1574. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2011.07.053

Ailawadi, G., Gerdisch, M. W., Harvey, R. L., Hooker, R. L., Jr, D. R. J., Salamon, T., & Mack, M. J. (2011). Exclusion of the left atrial appendage with a novel device: Early results of a multicenter trial. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 142(5), 1002-U467. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2011.07.052

Wynne, E., Bergin, J. D., Ailawadi, G., Kern, J. A., & Kennedy, J. L. W. (2011). Use of a Left Ventricular Assist Device in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. JOURNAL OF CARDIAC SURGERY, 26(6), 663-665. doi:10.1111/j.1540-8191.2011.01331.x

Bhamidipati, C. M., LaPar, D. J., Mehta, G. S., Kern, J. A., Jr, U. G. R., Kron, I. L., & Ailawadi, G. (2011). Albumin is a better predictor of outcomes than body mass index following coronary artery bypass grafting. SURGERY, 150(4), 626-633. doi:10.1016/j.surg.2011.07.056

LaPar, D. J., Bhamidipati, C. M., Mulloy, D. P., Stone, M. L., Lau, C. L., Kron, I. L., & Ailawadi, G. (2011). Regional variations in outcomes following cardiac operations exist. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 213(3), S45-S46. doi:10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2011.06.094

LaPar, D. J., Ailawadi, G., Bhamidipati, C. M., Stukenborg, G., Crosby, I. K., Kern, J. A., & Kron, I. L. (2011). Small Prosthesis Size in Aortic Valve Replacement Does Not Affect Mortality. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 92(3), 880-888. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2011.04.105

Gillinov, A. M., Argenziano, M., Blackstone, E. H., Iribarne, A., Jr, D. J. J., Ailawadi, G., . . . Gelijns, A. C. (2011). Designing comparative effectiveness trials of surgical ablation for atrial fibrillation: Experience of the Cardiothoracic Surgical Trials Network. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 142(2), 257-U380. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2011.04.010

Irvine, J. N., LaPar, D. J., Mahapatra, S., DiMarco, J. P., & Ailawadi, G. (2011). Treatment of a malpositioned transcutaneous ventricular pacing lead in the left ventricle via direct aortic puncture. EUROPACE, 13(8), 1207-1208. doi:10.1093/europace/eur048

LaPar, D. J., Bhamidipati, C. M., Jr, U. G. R., Kern, J. A., Kron, I. L., Cherry, K. J., & Ailawadi, G. (2011). Time of year does not influence mortality for vascular operations at academic centers. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR SURGERY, 54(2), 546-553. doi:10.1016/j.jvs.2011.01.042

LaPar, D. J., Bhamidipati, C. M., Harris, D. A., Kozower, B. D., Jones, D. R., Kron, I. L., . . . Lau, C. L. (2011). Gender, Race, and Socioeconomic Status Affects Outcomes After Lung Cancer Resections in the United States. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 92(2), 434-439. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2011.04.048

Emaminia, A., Nagji, A. S., Ailawadi, G., Bergin, J. D., & Kern, J. A. (2011). Concomitant Left Ventricular Assist Device Placement and Cryoablation for Treatment of Ventricular Tachyarrhythmias Associated With Heart Failure. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 92(1), 334-336. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2010.12.062

LaPar, D. J., Nagji, A. S., Bhamidipati, C. M., Kozower, B. D., Lau, C. L., Ailawadi, G., & Jones, D. R. (2011). Seasonal variation influences outcomes following lung cancer resections. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CARDIO-THORACIC SURGERY, 40(1), 83-90. doi:10.1016/j.ejcts.2010.11.023

LaPar, D. J., Ailawadi, G., Jr, I. J. N., Lau, C. L., Kron, I. L., & Kern, J. A. (2011). Preoperative computed tomography is associated with lower risk of perioperative stroke in reoperative cardiac surgery. INTERACTIVE CARDIOVASCULAR AND THORACIC SURGERY, 12(6), 919-923. doi:10.1510/icvts.2010.265165

LaPar, D. J., Bhamidipati, C. M., Mery, C. M., Stukenborg, G. J., Lau, C. L., Kron, I. L., & Ailawadi, G. (2011). Academic Season Does Not Influence Cardiac Surgical Outcomes at US Academic Medical Centers. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF SURGEONS, 212(6), 1000-1007. doi:10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2011.03.012

Mahapatra, S., LaPar, D. J., Kamath, S., Payne, J., Bilchick, K. C., Mangrum, J. M., & Ailawadi, G. (2011). Initial Experience of Sequential Surgical Epicardial-Catheter Endocardial Ablation for Persistent and Long-Standing Persistent Atrial Fibrillation With Long-Term Follow-Up. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 91(6), 1890-1898. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2011.02.045

LaPar, D. J., Bhamidipati, C. M., Walters, D. M., Stukenborg, G. J., Lau, C. L., Kron, I. L., & Ailawadi, G. (2011). Primary Payer Status Affects Outcomes for Cardiac Valve Operations. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF SURGEONS, 212(5), 759-767. doi:10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2010.12.050

Bhamidipati, C. M., LaPar, D. J., Mehta, G. S., Kern, J. A., Kron, I. L., Jr, U. G. R., & Ailawadi, G. (2011). Have Thoracic Endografting Outcomes Improved Since US Food and Drug Administration Approval?. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 91(5), 1314-1322. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2011.01.037

LaPar, D. J., Anvari, F., Irvine, J. N., Kern, J. A., Swenson, B. R., Kron, I. L., & Ailawadi, G. (2011). The Impact of Coronary Artery Endarterectomy on Outcomes During Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting. JOURNAL OF CARDIAC SURGERY, 26(3), 247-253. doi:10.1111/j.1540-8191.2011.01247.x

Zhao, Y., Sharma, A. K., LaPar, D. J., Kron, I. L., Ailawadi, G., Liu, Y., . . . Lau, C. L. (2011). Depletion of tissue plasminogen activator attenuates lung ischemia-reperfusion injury via inhibition of neutrophil extravasation. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 300(5), L718-L729. doi:10.1152/ajplung.00227.2010

Bhamidipati, C. M., LaPar, D. J., Mehta, G. S., Kern, J. A., Kron, I. L., & Ailawadi, G. (2011). TIGHT GLUCOSE CONTROL IS NOT SUPERIOR TO PERMISSIVE HYPERGLYCEMIA FOLLOWING VALVE SURGERY. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 57(14), E1394. doi:10.1016/S0735-1097(11)61394-6

Goldstein, D. J., Milano, C. A., Su, K. N., Iribarne, A., Woo, J. Y., Ailawadi, G., . . . Argenziano, M. (2011). Infections after Surgery for Advanced Heart Failure: Experience of the NIH CT Surgical Trials Network. JOURNAL OF HEART AND LUNG TRANSPLANTATION, 30(4), S41-S42. doi:10.1016/j.healun.2011.01.108

Mahapatra, S., LaPar, D. J., Bhamidipati, C. M., McDaniel, G., Kamath, S., Bunch, T. J., & Ailawadi, G. (2011). Incidence, risk factors, and consequences of new-onset atrial fibrillation following epicardial ablation for ventricular tachycardia. EUROPACE, 13(4), 548-554. doi:10.1093/europace/eur017

Mehta, G. S., Bhamidipati, C. M., LaPar, D. J., Ailawadi, G., & Kern, J. A. (2011). Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm in Heart Transplant Patients: Before or after Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation?. THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGEON, 59(2), 119-120. doi:10.1055/s-0030-1250637

LaPar, D. J., Ailawadi, G., Bhamidipati, C. M., Singh, M., Dare, D., Kern, J. A., & Kron, I. L. (2011). Use of a nonpledgeted suture technique is safe and efficient for aortic valve replacement. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 141(2), 388-393. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2010.04.011

Fomovsky, G. M., Macadangdang, J. R., Ailawadi, G., & Holmes, J. W. (2011). Model-Based Design of Mechanical Therapies for Myocardial Infarction. JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH, 4(1), 82-91. doi:10.1007/s12265-010-9241-3

Bhamidipati, C. M., LaPar, D. J., Stukenborg, G. J., Morrison, C. C., Kern, J. A., Kron, I. L., & Ailawadi, G. (2011). Superiority of moderate control of hyperglycemia to tight control in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 141(2), 543-551. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2010.10.005

Bhamidipati, C. M., LaPar, D. J., Jr, F. E., Kern, J. A., Kron, I. L., & Ailawadi, G. (2011). Outcomes and Cost of Cardiac Surgery in Octogenarians is Related to Type of Operation: A Multiinstitutional Analysis. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 91(2), 499-505. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2010.10.059

Thourani, V. H., Ailawadi, G., Szeto, W. Y., Dewey, T. M., Guyton, R. A., Mack, M. J., . . . Bavaria, J. E. (2011). Outcomes of Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement in High-Risk Patients: A Multiinstitutional Study. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 91(1), 49-56. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2010.09.040

Lapar, D. J., Bhamidipati, C. M., Reece, T. B., Cleveland, J. C., Kron, I. L., & Ailawadi, G. (2011). Is off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting superior to conventional bypass in octogenarians?. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 141(1), 81-90. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2010.09.012

2010

Zhao, Y., LaPar, D. J., Steidle, J., Emaminia, A., Kron, I. L., Ailawadi, G., . . . Lau, C. L. (2010). Adenosine signaling via the adenosine 2B receptor is involved in bronchiolitis obliterans development. JOURNAL OF HEART AND LUNG TRANSPLANTATION, 29(12), 1405-1414. doi:10.1016/j.healun.2010.07.005

Hennessy, S. A., LaPar, D. J., Stukenborg, G. J., Stone, M. L., Mlynarek, R. A., Kern, J. A., . . . Kron, I. L. (2010). Cardiac catheterization within 24 hours of valve surgery is significantly associated with acute renal failure. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 140(5), 1011-1017. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2010.07.056

LaPar, D. J., Bhamidipati, C. M., Mery, C. M., Stukenborg, G. J., Jones, D. R., Schirmer, B. D., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2010). Primary Payer Status Affects Mortality for Major Surgical Operations. ANNALS OF SURGERY, 252(3), 544-551. doi:10.1097/SLA.0b013e3181e8fd75

Yeboah, J., Akosah, K., & Ailawadi, G. (2010). Heart failure due to coronary fistulas from the right and left coronary circulation into the right atrium. JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE, 11(7), 517-518. doi:10.2459/JCM.0b013e328330e9d0

Bhamidipati, C. M., Ailawadi, G., Bergin, J., & Kern, J. A. (2010). Early thrombus in a HeartMate II left ventricular assist device: A potential cause of hemolysis and diagnostic dilemma. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 140(1), E7-E8. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2009.09.046

LaPar, D. J., Hennessy, S., Fonner, E., Kern, J. A., Kron, I. L., & Ailawadi, G. (2010). Does Urgent or Emergent Status Influence Choice in Mitral Valve Operations? An Analysis of Outcomes From the Virginia Cardiac Surgery Quality Initiative. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 90(1), 153-160. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2010.03.044

Nagji, A. S., Hranjec, T., Swenson, B. R., Kern, J. A., Bergin, J. D., Jones, D. R., . . . Ailawadi, G. (2010). Donor Age Is Associated With Chronic Allograft Vasculopathy After Adult Heart Transplantation: Implications for Donor Allocation. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 90(1), 168-175. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2010.03.043

Abdel-Gawad, E. A., Housseini, A. M., Ailawadi, G., Maged, I. M., & Hagspiel, K. D. (2010). Hemopericardium Caused by Penetrating Ulcer of the Ascending Aorta Diagnosed by Computed Tomography Angiography. JOURNAL OF TRAUMA-INJURY INFECTION AND CRITICAL CARE, 68(6), 1512. doi:10.1097/TA.0b013e3181ad67f1

Mahapatra, S., Tucker-Schwartz, J., Wiggins, D., Gillies, G. T., Mason, P. K., McDaniel, G., . . . Scanavacca, M. (2010). Pressure frequency characteristics of the pericardial space and thorax during subxiphoid access for epicardial ventricular tachycardia ablation. HEART RHYTHM, 7(5), 604-609. doi:10.1016/j.hrthm.2010.01.011

Ailawadi, G., LaPar, D. J., Swenson, B. R., Maxwell, C. D., Girotti, M. E., Bergin, J. D., . . . Mahapatra, S. (2010). Surgically placed left ventricular leads provide similar outcomes to percutaneous leads in patients with failed coronary sinus lead placement. HEART RHYTHM, 7(5), 619-625. doi:10.1016/j.hrthm.2010.01.014

Ailawadi, G., Nagji, A. S., & Jones, D. R. (2010). The Legends Behind Cardiothoracic Surgical Instruments. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 89(5), 1693-1700. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2009.11.019

Hennessy, S. A., Hranjec, T., Swenson, B. R., Kozower, B. D., Jones, D. R., Ailawadi, G., . . . Lau, C. L. (2010). Donor Factors Are Associated With Bronchiolitis Obliterans Syndrome After Lung Transplantation. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 89(5), 1555-1562. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2010.01.060

Hennessy, S. A., Grogan, E. L., Harthun, N. L., Jones, D. R., Kozower, B. D., Ailawadi, G., & Lau, C. L. (2010). Transplant Pneumonectomy in a Patient With an Acutely Thrombosed Allograft. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 89(3), 975-977. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2009.07.085

LaPar, D. J., Yang, Z., Stukenborg, G. J., Peeler, B. B., Kern, J. A., Kron, I. L., & Ailawadi, G. (2010). Outcomes of reoperative aortic valve replacement after previous sternotomy. JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 139(2), 263-272. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2009.09.006

Walters, D. M., Dunnington, G. H., Dustin, S. M., Frierson, H. F., Peeler, B. B., Kozower, B. D., . . . Lau, C. L. (2010). Rosai-Dorfman Disease Presenting as a Pulmonary Artery Mass. ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, 89(1), 300-+. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2009.05.016