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11 Citations (Scopus)

Treating Heart Failure and Dyspnea in a 78-Year-Old Man With Surgical Correction of Pectus Excavatum

Jaroszewski, D., Steidley, D. E., Galindo, A. & Arabia, F., Sep 2009, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 88, 3, p. 1008-1010 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Funnel Chest
Dyspnea
Heart Failure
237 Citations (Scopus)

Two-Dimensional Speckle-Tracking Echocardiography of the Left Atrium: Feasibility and Regional Contraction and Relaxation Differences in Normal Subjects

Vianna-Pinton, R., Moreno, C. A., Baxter, C. M., Lee, K. S., Tsang, T. S. M. & Appleton, C. P., Mar 2009, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 22, 3, p. 299-305 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Left Atrial Function
Heart Atria
Echocardiography
1 Citation (Scopus)

Use of an Inexpensive Blue Band During Ventricular Assist Device and Total Artificial Heart Placement Facilitates and Expedites Explantation During Heart Transplant

Jaroszewski, D. E., Lackey, J. J., Lanza, L. A., DeValeria, P. A. & Arabia, F. A., May 2009, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 87, 5, p. 1623-1624 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Artificial Heart
Heart-Assist Devices
Heart Transplantation
Device Removal
Transplants
70 Citations (Scopus)

Video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) as a safe alternative for the resection of pulmonary metastases: A retrospective cohort study

Carballo, M., Maish, M. S., Jaroszewski, D. E. & Holmes, C. E., Feb 24 2009, In : Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery. 4, 13.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery
Cohort Studies
Retrospective Studies
Neoplasm Metastasis
Thoracotomy
7 Citations (Scopus)

Video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) for resection of metastatic adenocarcinoma as an acceptable alternative

Carballo, M., Maish, M. S., Jaroszewski, D. E., Yetasook, A., Bauer, K., Cameron, R. B. & Carmack Holmes, E., Sep 2009, In : Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques. 23, 9, p. 1947-1954 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery
Adenocarcinoma
Thoracotomy
Recurrence
Lung
2008
41 Citations (Scopus)

Echocardiographic Assessment of Left Ventricular Diastolic Function and Filling Pressure in Atrial Fibrillation

Al-Omari, M. A., Finstuen, J., Appleton, C. P., Barnes, M. E. & Tsang, T. S. M., Jun 15 2008, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 101, 12, p. 1759-1765 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Left Ventricular Function
Atrial Fibrillation
Pressure
Heart Failure
Doppler Echocardiography
17 Citations (Scopus)

Esophageal perforation as a complication of esophagogastroduodenoscopy

Bhatia, N. L., Collins, J. M., Nguyen, C. C., Jaroszewski, D. E., Vikram, H. R. & Charles, J. C., May 2008, In : Journal of Hospital Medicine. 3, 3, p. 256-262 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Esophageal Perforation
Digestive System Endoscopy
Esophageal Diseases
Mediastinitis
Endoscopy

Invited Commentary

Jaroszewski, D., Sep 2008, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 86, 3, p. 957 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Invited commentary. Despite many years of successful surgical repair, the field of pectus deformity remains controversial.

Jaroszewski, D., Sep 2008, In : The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 86, 3, p. 957 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Funnel Chest
Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
69 Citations (Scopus)

Preoperative dobutamine stress echocardiographic findings and subsequent short-term adverse cardiac events afterorthotopic liver transplantation

Umphrey, L. G., Hurst, R. T., Eleid, M., Lee, K. S., Reuss, C. S., Hentz, J. G., Vargas, H. E. & Appleton, C. P., Jun 2008, In : Liver Transplantation. 14, 6, p. 886-892 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dobutamine
Stress Echocardiography
Liver Transplantation
Transplants
Liver
16 Citations (Scopus)

Reducing coronary artery disease events in liver transplant patients: Moving toward identifying the vulnerable patient

Appleton, C. P. & Hurst, R. T., 2008, In : Liver Transplantation. 14, 12, p. 1691-1693 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Moving and Lifting Patients
Age Factors
Liver Transplantation
Liver Diseases
Coronary Artery Disease
8 Citations (Scopus)

Utility of detailed preoperative cardiac testing and incidence of post-thoracotomy myocardial infarction

Jaroszewski, D. E., Huh, J., Chu, D., Malaisrie, S. C., Riffel, A. D., Gordon, H. S., Wang, X. L. & Bakaeen, F., Mar 2008, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 135, 3, p. 648-655 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thoracotomy
Myocardial Infarction
Incidence
Exercise Test
Coronary Thrombosis
2007
25 Citations (Scopus)

Bivalvular Bartonella henselae prosthetic valve endocarditis

Vikram, H. R., Bacani, A. K., De Valeria, P. A., Cunningham, S. A. & Cockerill, F. R., Dec 2007, In : Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 45, 12, p. 4081-4084 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bartonella henselae
Endocarditis
Bartonella Infections
Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis
Glomerulonephritis

Peripheral Bronchial Carcinoid Tumor Presenting as a Right Cardiophrenic Angle Mass

Eleid, M., Hsu, P. Y. F., Appleton, C. P. & Collins, J. M., 2007, In : Radiology Case Reports. 2, 3, 80.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carcinoid Tumor
Tomography
Mediastinal Cyst
Somatostatin
Radiography
25 Citations (Scopus)

Relation of Electrocardiographic Criteria for Left Atrial Enlargement to Two-Dimensional Echocardiographic Left Atrial Volume Measurements

Lee, K. S., Appleton, C. P., Lester, S. J., Adam, T. J., Hurst, R. T., Moreno, C. A. & Altemose, G. T., Jan 1 2007, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 99, 1, p. 113-118 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Echocardiography
ROC Curve
Electrocardiography
Multivariate Analysis
Costs and Cost Analysis
13 Citations (Scopus)

Safety of percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy with direct bronchoscopic guidance for solid organ allograft recipients

Andrew Waller, E., Aduen, J. F., Kramer, D. J., Alvarez, F., Heckman, M. G., Crook, J., Pajaro, O. E., McBride, L. R. & Keller, C. A., 2007, In : Mayo Clinic Proceedings. 82, 12, p. 1502-1508 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tracheostomy
Allografts
Safety
Transplants
Hemorrhage
4 Citations (Scopus)

Safety of Percutaneous Dilatational Tracheostomy With Direct Bronchoscopic Guidance for Solid Organ Allograft Recipients

Waller, E. A., Aduen, J. F., Kramer, D. J., Alvarez, F., Heckman, M. G., Crook, J., Pajaro, O. E., McBride, L. R. & Keller, C. A., Dec 1 2007, In : Mayo Clinic Proceedings. 82, 12, p. 1502-1508 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tracheostomy
Allografts
Safety
Transplants
Hemorrhage

The Reply

Appleton, C. P. & Hurst, R. T., Oct 2007, In : American Journal of Medicine. 120, 10

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

The use of self-expandable plastic stents for non-malignant esophago-pleural fistulas

Al-Haddad, M., Craig, C. A., Odell, J., Pajaro, O. & Wallace, M. B., Dec 2007, In : Diseases of the Esophagus. 20, 6, p. 538-541 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Esophageal Perforation
Plastics
Fistula
Stents
Dilatation
2006
71 Citations (Scopus)

Cardiac Syndrome X and Endothelial Dysfunction: New Concepts in Prognosis and Treatment

Hurst, T., Olson, T. H., Olson, L. E. & Appleton, C. P., Jul 2006, In : American Journal of Medicine. 119, 7, p. 560-566 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microvascular Angina
Therapeutics
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Coronary Stenosis
Vascular Endothelium
36 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of Losartan and Hydrochlorothiazide on Exercise Tolerance in Exertional Hypertension and Left Ventricular Diastolic Dysfunction

Little, W. C., Zile, M. R., Klein, A., Appleton, C. P., Kitzman, D. W. & Wesley-Farrington, D. J., Aug 1 2006, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 98, 3, p. 383-385 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exercise Tolerance
Left Ventricular Dysfunction
Losartan
Hydrochlorothiazide
Exercise
712 Citations (Scopus)

Left Atrial Size. Physiologic Determinants and Clinical Applications

Abhayaratna, W. P., Seward, J. B., Appleton, C. P., Douglas, P. S., Oh, J. K., Tajik, A. J. & Tsang, T. S. M., Jun 20 2006, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 47, 12, p. 2357-2363 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atrial Remodeling
Heart Atria
Left Atrial Function
Body Surface Area
Natural History
19 Citations (Scopus)

Long-term cardiovascular risk in the orthotopic liver transplant population

Appleton, C. P., Hurst, R. T., Lee, K. S., Reuss, C. & Hentz, J. G., Mar 2006, In : Liver Transplantation. 12, 3, p. 352-355 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transplants
Liver
Population
Prospective Studies
Lipoprotein(a)
2005
72 Citations (Scopus)

Congenital absence of the pericardium: Case presentation and review of literature

Abbas, A. E., Appleton, C. P., Liu, P. T. & Sweeney, J. P., Jan 19 2005, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 98, 1, p. 21-25 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pericardium
Chest Pain
Thoracic Surgery
11 Citations (Scopus)

Doppler tissue imaging during supine and upright exercise in healthy adults

Reuss, C. S., Moreno, C. A., Appleton, C. P. & Lester, S. J., Dec 2005, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 18, 12, p. 1343-1348 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exercise
Color
125 Citations (Scopus)

Echocardiographic predictors of morbidity and mortality in patients with advanced heart failure: The Beta-blocker Evaluation of Survival Trial (BEST)

Grayburn, P. A., Appleton, C. P., Demaria, A. N., Greenberg, B., Lowes, B., Oh, J. K., Plehn, J. F., Rahko, P., St. John Sutton, M. & Eichhorn, E. J., Apr 1 2005, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 45, 7, p. 1064-1071 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Failure
Morbidity
Survival
Mortality
Deceleration
92 Citations (Scopus)

Report of the ISHLT Working Group on Primary Lung Graft Dysfunction part III: Donor-related risk factors and markers

De Perrot, M., Bonser, R. S., Dark, J., Kelly, R. F., McGiffin, D., Menza, R., Pajaro, O., Schueler, S. & Verleden, G. M., Oct 2005, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 24, 10, p. 1460-1467 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Primary Graft Dysfunction
Organ Preservation
Lung Transplantation
Reperfusion Injury
Patient Selection
35 Citations (Scopus)

Small-bowel diaphragm disease: Seven surgical cases

Kelly, M. E., McMahon, L. E., Jaroszewski, D. E., Yousfi, M. M., De Petris, G. & Swain, J. M., Dec 2005, In : Archives of Surgery. 140, 12, p. 1162-1166 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diaphragm
Laparotomy
Gastrointestinal Tract
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Intestinal Obstruction
6 Citations (Scopus)

The Doppler myocardial performance index during low-dose dobutamine echocardiography predicts mortality and left ventricular dilation after a first acute myocardial infarction

Nørager, B., Husic, M., Møller, J. E., Pellikka, P., Appleton, C. P. & Egstrup, K., Sep 2005, In : American Heart Journal. 150, 3, p. 522-529 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dobutamine
Echocardiography
Dilatation
Myocardial Infarction
Mortality
216 Citations (Scopus)

Usefulness of left atrial volume in predicting first congestive heart failure in patients <65 years of age with well-preserved left ventricular systolic function

Takemoto, Y., Barnes, M. E., Seward, J. B., Lester, S. J., Appleton, C. A., Gersh, B. J., Bailey, K. R. & Tsang, T. S. M., Sep 15 2005, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 96, 6, p. 832-836 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Left Ventricular Function
Heart Failure
27 Citations (Scopus)

Ventricular tachycardia in the absence of structural heart disease

Srivathsan, K., Lester, S. J., Appleton, C. P., Scott, L. & Munger, T. M., Apr 2005, In : Indian Pacing and Electrophysiology Journal. 5, 2, p. 106-121 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ventricular Tachycardia
Heart Diseases
Channelopathies
Brugada Syndrome
Long QT Syndrome
2004
49 Citations (Scopus)

Diaphragm disease after use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents: First report of diagnosis with capsule endoscopy

Yousfi, M. M., De Petris, G., Leighton, J. A., Sharma, V. K., Pockaj, B. A., Jaroszewski, D. E., Heigh, R. I., Ramzan, N. N. & Fleischer, D. E., Sep 2004, In : Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology. 38, 8, p. 686-691 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Capsule Endoscopy
Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Diaphragm
Small Intestine
Capsules
79 Citations (Scopus)

Laparoscopic Localization and Resection of Insulinomas

Jaroszewski, D. E., Schlinkert, R. T., Thompson, G. B. & Schlinkert, D. K., Mar 2004, In : Archives of Surgery. 139, 3, p. 270-274 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Insulinoma
Length of Stay
Neoplasms
Hospitalization
Intraoperative Complications
29 Citations (Scopus)

Noninvasive assessment of right atrial pressure using Doppler tissue imaging

Abbas, A., Lester, S. J., Moreno, F. C., Srivathsan, K., Fortuin, D. & Appleton, C., Nov 2004, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 17, 11, p. 1155-1160 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atrial Pressure
Hemodynamics
Pressure
2003
396 Citations (Scopus)

A simple method for noninvasive estimation of pulmonary vascular resistance

Abbas, A. E., Fortuin, F. D., Schiller, N. B., Appleton, C. P., Moreno, C. A. & Lester, S. J., Mar 19 2003, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 41, 6, p. 1021-1027 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vascular Resistance
Doppler Echocardiography
Cardiac Catheterization
Echocardiography
ROC Curve
26 Citations (Scopus)

Changing surgical therapy for melanoma of the external ear

Pockaj, B. A., Jaroszewski, D. E., DiCaudo, D. J., Hentz, J. G., Buchel, E. W., Gray, R. J., Markovic, S. N. & Bite, U., 2003, In : Annals of Surgical Oncology. 10, 6, p. 689-696 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

External Ear
Melanoma
Recurrence
Lymph Nodes
Neoplasm Metastasis
7 Citations (Scopus)

Coccidioidal pericarditis: Implications of surgical treatment in the elderly

Visbal, A. L., DeValeria, P. A., Blair, J. E., Zarka, M. A. & Lanza, L. A., Apr 1 2003, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 75, 4, p. 1328-1330 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pericardiectomy
Pericarditis
Constrictive Pericarditis
Septic Shock
Therapeutics
15 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of early changes in left ventricular filling pattern on long-term outcome after acute myocardial infarction

Møller, J. E., Poulsen, S. H., Søndergaard, E., Seward, J. B., Appleton, C. P. & Egstrup, K., Jun 2003, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 89, 2-3, p. 207-215 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myocardial Infarction
Heart Failure
Left Ventricular Function
Survival
Deceleration
57 Citations (Scopus)

Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy for Pheochromocytoma

Jaroszewski, D. E., Tessier, D. J., Schlinkert, R. T., Grant, C. S., Thompson, G. B., Van Heerden, J. A., Farley, D. R., Smith, S. L. & Hinder, R. A., 2003, In : Mayo Clinic Proceedings. 78, 12, p. 1501-1504 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adrenalectomy
Pheochromocytoma
Operative Time
Laparotomy
Length of Stay
54 Citations (Scopus)

Low-dose oral amiodarone prophylaxis reduces atrial fibrillation after pulmonary resection

Lanza, L. A., Visbal, A. I., DeValeria, P. A., Zinsmeister, A. R., Diehl, N. N., Trastek, V. F., Kohman, L. J. & Weder, W., Jan 1 2003, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 75, 1, p. 223-230 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Amiodarone
Atrial Fibrillation
Lung
Hospital Charges
Costs and Cost Analysis
55 Citations (Scopus)

Myocardial Contractile Reserve by Dobutamine Stress Echocardiography Predicts Improvement in Ejection Fraction with β-Blockade in Patients with Heart Failure: The β-Blocker Evaluation of Survival Trial (BEST)

Eichhorn, E. J., Grayburn, P. A., Mayer, S. A., Sutton, M. S. J., Appleton, C., Plehn, J., Oh, J. K., Greenberg, B., DeMaria, A., Frantz, R. & Krause-Steinrauf, H., Nov 11 2003, In : Circulation. 108, 19, p. 2336-2341 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stress Echocardiography
Stroke Volume
Heart Failure
Survival
Norepinephrine
21 Citations (Scopus)

Pneumopericardium and pneumothorax contralateral to venous access site after permanent pacemaker implantation

Srivathsan, K., Byrne, R. A., Appleton, C. P. & Scott, L., Oct 2003, In : Europace. 5, 4, p. 361-363 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pneumopericardium
Pneumothorax
Thorax
Atrial Appendage
Chest Tubes
2002
1 Citation (Scopus)

Giant left atrial myxoma presenting with mitral valve obstruction

Lanza, L. A., Visbal, A. L., DeValeria, P. A. & Trastek, V. F., 2002, In : Texas Heart Institute Journal. 29, 1, p. 64-65 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Valve Diseases
Myxoma
Heart Neoplasms
Heart Atria
Mitral Valve
438 Citations (Scopus)

Left ventricular diastolic dysfunction as a predictor of the first diagnosed nonvalvular atrial fibrillation in 840 elderly men and women

Tsang, T. S. M., Gersh, B. J., Appleton, C. P., Tajik, A. J., Barnes, M. E., Bailey, K. R., Oh, J. K., Leibson, C., Montgomery, S. C. & Seward, J. B., Nov 6 2002, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 40, 9, p. 1636-1644 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Left Ventricular Dysfunction
Atrial Fibrillation
Confidence Intervals
Cardiac Arrhythmias
Documentation

Need for organized national efforts to improve donor-organ use [2]

Pajaro, O. E., 2002, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 21, 5, p. 612-613 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tissue Donors
18 Citations (Scopus)

Pulmonary venous pressure: Relationship to pulmonary artery, pulmonary wedge, and left atrial pressure in normal, lightly sedated dogs

Chaliki, H. P., Hurrell, D. G., Nishimura, R. A., Reinke, R. A. & Appleton, C. P., 2002, In : Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions. 56, 3, p. 432-438 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pulmonary Wedge Pressure
Venous Pressure
Atrial Pressure
Pulmonary Artery
Dogs
1 Citation (Scopus)

Superior mesenteric artery-to-renal artery bypass: A rare but useful alternative for renal artery revascularization

Jaroszewski, D. E., Fowl, R. J. & Stone, W. M., 2002, In : Annals of Vascular Surgery. 16, 2, p. 235-238 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Superior Mesenteric Artery
Renal Artery
Transplants
Celiac Artery
Iliac Artery
2001
50 Citations (Scopus)

Color M-mode and pulsed wave tissue Doppler echocardiography: Powerful predictors of cardiac events after first myocardial infarction

Moller, J. E., Sondergaard, E., Poulsen, S. H., Seward, J. B., Appleton, C. P. & Egstrup, K., 2001, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 14, 8, p. 757-763 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Doppler Echocardiography
Color
Myocardial Infarction
Confidence Intervals
Echocardiography
9 Citations (Scopus)

Concept, development, administration, and analysis of a certifying examination in echocardiography for physicians

Weyman, A. E., Butler, A., Subhiyah, R., Appleton, C., Geiser, E., Goldstein, S. A., King, M. E., Kaul, S., Labovitz, A., Picard, M., Ryan, T. & Shanewise, J., 2001, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 14, 2, p. 158-168 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Echocardiography
Physicians
Direction compound

Heart transplantation: Mechanisms of donor heart failure

Pajaro, O. E. & Nyhan, D., 2001, In : Problems in Anesthesia. 13, 2, p. 181-190 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Transplantation
Heart Failure
Tissue Donors