Simon Maltais, MD, PhD

  • 2378 Citations
  • 25 Scopus h-Index
1993 …2020

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Research Output

2020

Commentary: If you want to make everyone happy, sell ice cream! Can faster sometimes mean better?

Noly, P. E. & Maltais, S., Feb 2020, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 159, 2, p. 445-446 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access

Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices and Valvular Heart Disease: A Comprehensive Review

Noly, P. E., Pagani, F. D., Noiseux, N., Stulak, J. M., Khalpey, Z., Carrier, M. & Maltais, S., Feb 2020, In : Canadian Journal of Cardiology. 36, 2, p. 244-260 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

3 Scopus citations

Improving Outcomes on Destination Therapy Will Define the Future of Assist Devices

Anwer, L. A., Stulak, J. & Maltais, S., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : ASAIO Journal. p. E78

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access

Non-invasive assessment of arterial pulsatility in patients with continuous-flow left ventricular assist devices

Cross, T. J., Sajgalik, P., Fabian, V., Matera, L., Kushwaha, S. S., Maltais, S., Stulak, J. M., Schirger, J. A. & Johnson, B. D., Feb 1 2020, In : International Journal of Artificial Organs. 43, 2, p. 99-108 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Novel heat shock protein 90 inhibitor improves cardiac recovery in a rodent model of donation after circulatory death

Aceros, H., Der Sarkissian, S., Borie, M., Pinto Ribeiro, R. V., Maltais, S., Stevens, L. M. & Noiseux, N., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Preoperative Risk Stratification of Right Ventricular Function Utilizing Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging Compared with Echocardiographic and Hemodynamic Parameters

Avery, R., Ebong, I., Skaria, R., Day, K., Miller, C., Juneman, E., Oliva, I., Friedman, M., Maltais, S. & Khalpey, Z., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : ASAIO Journal. p. 547-552 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

Active clearance of chest tubes is associated with reduced postoperative complications and costs after cardiac surgery: A propensity matched analysis

Baribeau, Y., Westbrook, B., Baribeau, Y., Maltais, S., Boyle, E. M. & Perrault, L. P., Nov 8 2019, In : Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery. 14, 1, 192.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Scopus citations

Acute renal failure due to bilateral renal vein thromboses: A rare complication of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia

Klompas, A., Albright, R., Maltais, S. & Demirci, O., Apr 1 2019, In : Annals of cardiac anaesthesia. 22, 2, p. 204-206 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

A novel, highly discriminatory risk model predicting acute severe right ventricular failure in patients undergoing continuous-flow left ventricular assist device implant

Tchantchaleishvili, V., Maltais, S., Sharma, S., Haglund, N. A., Davis, M. E., Cowger, J., Shah, P., Desai, S. S., Aaronson, K. D., Pagani, F. D., Dunlay, S. M. & Stulak, J. M., Jul 2019, In : Artificial Organs. 43, 7, p. 624-632 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Bivalirudin and ECLS: Commentary and Considerations

Seelhammer, T. G., Bohman, J. K., Aganga, D. O., Maltais, S. & Zhao, Y., Jul 1 2019, In : ASAIO journal (American Society for Artificial Internal Organs : 1992). 65, 5, p. e52-e53

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Burden of Tricuspid Regurgitation in Patients Diagnosed in the Community Setting

Topilsky, Y., Maltais, S., Medina Inojosa, J., Oguz, D., Michelena, H. I., Maalouf, J., Mahoney, D. W. & Sarano, M. E., Mar 1 2019, In : JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging. 12, 3, p. 433-442 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations

Coexistent bicuspid aortic valve and mitral valve prolapse: Epidemiology, phenotypic spectrum, and clinical implications

Padang, R., Enriquez-Sarano, M., Pislaru, S. V., Maalouf, J. F., Nkomo, V. T., Mankad, S. V., Maltais, S., Suri, R. M., Schaff, H. V. & Michelena, H. I., Jun 1 2019, In : European heart journal cardiovascular Imaging. 20, 6, p. 677-686 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Degenerative Mitral Regurgitation After Nonmitral Cardiac Surgery: MitraClip Versus Surgical Reconstruction

Anwer, L. A., Dearani, J., Daly, R. C., Stulak, J. M., Schaff, H. V., Nguyen, A., Toeg, H., Topilsky, Y., Michelena, H. I., Eleid, M. F. & Maltais, S., Jan 1 2019, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Diastolic Pulmonary Gradient as a Predictor of Right Ventricular Failure After Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation

Alnsasra, H., Asleh, R., Schettle, S. D., Pereira, N. L., Frantz, R. P., Edwards, B. S., Clavell, A. L., Maltais, S., Daly, R. C., Stulak, J. M., Rosenbaum, A. N., Behfar, A. & Kushwaha, S., Aug 20 2019, In : Journal of the American Heart Association. 8, 16, p. e012073

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Scopus citations

Evaluation of a lateral thoracotomy implant approach for a centrifugal-flow left ventricular assist device: The LATERAL clinical trial

McGee, E., Danter, M., Strueber, M., Mahr, C., Mokadam, N. A., Wieselthaler, G., Klein, L., Lee, S., Boeve, T., Maltais, S., Pretorius, G. V., Adler, E., Vassiliades, T. & Cheung, A., Apr 2019, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 38, 4, p. 344-351 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Exercise-induced hypoxemia predicts heart failure hospitalization and death in patients supported with left ventricular assist devices

Koerber, D. M., Rosenbaum, A. N., Olson, T. P., Kushwaha, S., Stulak, J., Maltais, S. & Behfar, A., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Artificial Organs.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hemodynamic Response in Low-Flow Low-Gradient Aortic Stenosis With Preserved Ejection Fraction After TAVR

Eleid, M. F., Padang, R., Al-Hijji, M., Pislaru, S. V., Greason, K. L., Maltais, S., Pibarot, P., Pellikka, P. A., Sandhu, G. S., Rihal, C. S., Nishimura, R. A. & Borlaug, B. A., Apr 9 2019, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 73, 13, p. 1731-1732 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations

Intensive Care Unit Readmission After Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation: Causes, Associated Factors, and Association With Patient Mortality

Hui, J., Mauermann, W. J., Stulak, J. M., Hanson, A. C., Maltais, S. & Barbara, D. W., Jun 1 2019, In : Anesthesia and analgesia. 128, 6, p. 1168-1174 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intramyocardial Injection of Mesenchymal Precursor Cells and Successful Temporary Weaning from Left Ventricular Assist Device Support in Patients with Advanced Heart Failure: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Yau, T. M., Pagani, F. D., Mancini, D. M., Chang, H. L., Lala, A., Woo, Y. J., Acker, M. A., Selzman, C. H., Soltesz, E. G., Kern, J. A., Maltais, S., Charbonneau, E., Pan, S., Marks, M. E., Moquete, E. G., O'Sullivan, K. L., Taddei-Peters, W. C., McGowan, L. K., Green, C., Rose, E. A. & 10 others, Jeffries, N., Parides, M. K., Weisel, R. D., Miller, M. A., Hung, J., O'Gara, P. T., Moskowitz, A. J., Gelijns, A. C., Bagiella, E. & Milano, C. A., Mar 26 2019, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 321, 12, p. 1176-1186 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Left ventricular assist devices: How do we define success?

Anwer, L. A., Poddi, S., Tchantchaleishvili, V., Daly, R. C., Toeg, H., Strand, J. J., Stulak, J. M. & Maltais, S., 2019, In : ASAIO Journal. 65, 5, p. 430-435 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Long-term outcomes of patients undergoing tricuspid valve surgery

Saran, N., Dearani, J., Said, S., Greason, K. L., Pochettino, A., Stulak, J. M., Maltais, S., Cicek, S., Crestanello, J., Daly, R. C., King, K. S. & Schaff, H. V., Nov 1 2019, In : European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery. 56, 5, p. 950-958 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Scopus citations

Medical therapy as compared to surgical device exchange for left ventricular assist device thrombosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Luc, J. G. Y., Tchantchaleishvili, V., Phan, K., Dunlay, S. M., Maltais, S. & Stulak, J. M., Jan 1 2019, In : ASAIO Journal. 65, 4, p. 307-317 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Mitochondrial Morphology, Dynamics, and Function in Human Pressure Overload or Ischemic Heart Disease With Preserved or Reduced Ejection Fraction

Chaanine, A. H., Joyce, L. D., Stulak, J. M., Maltais, S., Joyce, D., Dearani, J., Klaus, K., Nair, K. S., Hajjar, R. J. & Redfield, M. M., Feb 1 2019, In : Circulation. Heart failure. 12, 2, p. e005131

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Noninvasive Blood Pressure Monitor Designed for Patients With Heart Failure Supported with Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices

Sajgalik, P., Kremen, V., Fabian, V., Maltais, S., Stulak, J. M., Kushwaha, S. S., Joyce, L. D., Schirger, J. A. & Johnson, B. D., Feb 1 2019, In : ASAIO journal (American Society for Artificial Internal Organs : 1992). 65, 2, p. 127-133 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
Open Access
3 Scopus citations

Patient Experience After Cardiac Surgery: Identifying Areas for Improvement

Helder, M. R. K., Schaff, H. V., Hanson, K. T., Thiels, C. A., Dearani, J., Daly, R. C., Maltais, S. & Habermann, E. B., Jan 1 2019, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Predictors and Outcomes of Renal Replacement Therapy After Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation

Asleh, R., Schettle, S., Briasoulis, A., Killian, J. M., Stulak, J. M., Pereira, N. L., Kushwaha, S., Maltais, S. & Dunlay, S. M., Jun 1 2019, In : Mayo Clinic proceedings. 94, 6, p. 1003-1014 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Preoperative left atrial volume index is associated with postoperative outcomes in mitral valve repair for chronic mitral regurgitation

Balachandran, P., Schaff, H. V., Lahr, B. D., Nguyen, A., Daly, R. C., Maltais, S., Pislaru, S. V. & Dearani, J., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Pump position impacts heartmate II left ventricular assist device thrombosis

Kilic, A., Ransom, J., Maltais, S., Sun, B., Entwistle, J. W., Bailey, S., John, R., Klodell, C. T., Gregoric, I., Sheridan, B., Chuang, J., Farrar, D. J., Sundareswaran, K. & Adamson, R., Mar 1 2019, In : ASAIO Journal. 65, 3, p. 227-232 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Repeat aortic valve replacement for failing aortic root homograft

Sedeek, A. F., Greason, K. L., Nkomo, V. T., Eleid, M., Maltais, S., Williamson, E. E., Crestanello, J. A., Holmes, D., Sandhu, G. S. & Schaff, H. V., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Reply

Noly, P. E. & Maltais, S., Nov 2019, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 108, 5, p. 1585-1586 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Robotic Mitral Valve Repair: Indication for Surgery Does Not Influence Early Outcomes

Maltais, S., Anwer, L. A., Daly, R. C., Poddi, S., Topilsky, Y., Enrique-Sarano, M., Michelena, H. I., Mauermann, W. J. & Dearani, J., Nov 2019, In : Mayo Clinic proceedings. 94, 11, p. 2263-2269 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Use of Hydroxocobalamin (Vitamin B12a) in Patients With Vasopressor Refractory Hypotension After Cardiopulmonary Bypass: A Case Series

Armour, S., Armour, T. K., Joppa, W. R., Maltais, S., Nelson, J. A. & Wittwer, E., Jul 1 2019, In : Anesthesia and analgesia. 129, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2018

Atrial fibrillation should guide prophylactic tricuspid procedures during left ventricular assist device implantation

Anwer, L. A., Tchantchaleishvili, V., Poddi, S., Daly, R. C., Joyce, L. D., Kushwaha, S. S., Topilsky, Y., Stulak, J. M. & Maltais, S., Jan 1 2018, In : ASAIO Journal. 64, 5, p. 586-593 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clinical presentation and outcome of tricuspid regurgitation in patients with systolic dysfunction

Topilsky, Y., Inojosa, J. M., Benfari, G., Vaturi, O., Maltais, S., Michelena, H. I., Mankad, S. & Sarano, M. E., Oct 14 2018, In : European Heart Journal. 39, 39, p. 3584-3592 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Conventional redo biological valve replacement over 20 years: Surgical benchmarks should guide patient selection for transcatheter valve-in-valve therapy

Stulak, J. M., Tchantchaleishvili, V., Daly, R. C., Eleid, M. F., Greason, K. L., Dearani, J., Joyce, L. D., Pochettino, A., Schaff, H. V. & Maltais, S., Oct 2018, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 156, 4, p. 1380-1390.e1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Current trends in bilateral internal thoracic artery use for coronary revascularization: Extending benefit to high-risk patients

Saran, N., Locker, C., Said, S. M., Daly, R. C., Maltais, S., Stulak, J. M., Greason, K. L., Pochettino, A., Schaff, H. V., Dearani, J. A., Joyce, L. D., Lahr, B. D. & Joyce, D. L., Jun 2018, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 155, 6, p. 2331-2343 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Determinants of improvement in cardiopulmonary exercise testing after left ventricular assist device implantation

Rosenbaum, A. N., Dunlay, S. M., Pereira, N. L., Allison, T. G., Maltais, S., Stulak, J. M., Joyce, L. D. & Kushwaha, S., Jan 1 2018, In : ASAIO Journal. 64, 5, p. 610-615 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Does Mitral Valve Calcium in Patients Undergoing Mitral Valve Replacement Portend Worse Survival?

Saran, N., Greason, K. L., Schaff, H. V., Cicek, S. M., Daly, R. C., Maltais, S., Stulak, J. M., Pochettino, A., King, K. S., Dearani, J. & Said, S., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Early intervention for lactate dehydrogenase elevation improves clinical outcomes in patients with the HeartMate II left ventricular assist device: Insights from the PREVENT study

Thenappan, T., Stulak, J. M., Agarwal, R., Maltais, S., Shah, P., Eckman, P., Emani, S., Katz, J. N., Gregoric, I., Keebler, M. E., Uriel, N., Adler, E., Chuang, J., Farrar, D. J., Sundareswaran, K. S. & John, R., Jan 2018, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 37, 1, p. 25-32 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Hemodynamic Assessment of Patients With and Without Heart Failure Symptoms Supported by a Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device

Asleh, R., Hasin, T., Briasoulis, A., Schettle, S. D., Borlaug, B. A., Behfar, A., Pereira, N. L., Edwards, B. S., Clavell, A. L., Joyce, L. D., Maltais, S., Stulak, J. M. & Kushwaha, S. S., Jul 2018, In : Mayo Clinic proceedings. 93, 7, p. 895-903 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Hybrid alternate approach for complex radiation-induced valvular disease

Dionne, P. O., Eleid, M., Schaff, H. V. & Maltais, S., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Integration of simulation components enhances team training in cardiac surgery

Joyce, D. L., Lahr, B. D., Maltais, S., Said, S. M., Stulak, J. M., Nuttall, G. A. & Joyce, L. D., Jun 2018, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 155, 6, p. 2518-2524.e5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

International Analysis of LVAD Point-of-Care Versus Plasma INR: A Multicenter Study

Schettle, S., Schlöglhofer, T., Zimpfer, D., Schima, H., Kaufmann, F., Salimbangon, A., Wolforth, J., Schroeder, S., Hards, R., Ritchie, B., Staley, L., Pereira, N., Kushwaha, S., Maltais, S. & Stulak, J., Nov 1 2018, In : ASAIO journal (American Society for Artificial Internal Organs : 1992). 64, 6, p. e161-e165

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Left lateral thoracotomy for centrifugal continuous-flow left ventricular assist device placement: An analysis from the mechanical circulatory support research network

Maltais, S., Anwer, L. A., Tchantchaleishvili, V., Haglund, N. A., Dunlay, S. M., Aaronson, K. D., Pagani, F. D., Cowger, J., Salerno, C. T., Shah, P., Khalpey, Z., Schmitto, J. & Stulak, J. M., 2018, In : ASAIO Journal. 64, 6, p. 715-720 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Long-Term Sirolimus for Primary Immunosuppression in Heart Transplant Recipients

Asleh, R., Briasoulis, A., Kremers, W. K., Adigun, R., Boilson, B. A., Pereira, N. L., Edwards, B. S., Clavell, A. L., Schirger, J. A., Rodeheffer, R. J., Frantz, R., Joyce, L. D., Maltais, S., Stulak, J. M., Daly, R. C., Tilford, J., Choi, W. G., Lerman, A. & Kushwaha, S. S., Feb 13 2018, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 71, 6, p. 636-650 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Outcome of tricuspid valve surgery in the presence of permanent pacemaker

Saran, N., Said, S. M., Schaff, H. V., Maltais, S., Stulak, J. M., Greason, K. L., Daly, R. C., Pochettino, A., King, K. S. & Dearani, J. A., Apr 2018, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 155, 4, p. 1498-1508.e3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Outcomes following implantation of mechanical circulatory support in adults with congenital heart disease: An analysis of the Interagency Registry for Mechanically Assisted Circulatory Support (INTERMACS)

VanderPluym, C. J., Cedars, A., Eghtesady, P., Maxwell, B. G., Gelow, J. M., Burchill, L. J., Maltais, S., Koehl, D. A., Cantor, R. S. & Blume, E. D., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 37, 1, p. 89-99 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations

Pivotal role of intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography for detecting iatrogenic aortic regurgitation due to cardiac catheterization

Kolla, K. R., Larsen, C. M., Click, R. L., Chaliki, H. P. & Maltais, S., Dec 2018, In : Korean Circulation Journal. 48, 12, p. 1160-1162 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

Pulmonary function assessment post-left ventricular assist device implantation

Sajgalik, P., Kim, C. H., Stulak, J. M., Kushwaha, S. S., Maltais, S., Joyce, D. L., Joyce, L. D., Johnson, B. D. & Schirger, J. A., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : ESC heart failure.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle