Alberto Pochettino, M.D.

  1. Cardiovascular Surgeon

Publications

  1. Kawajiri H, Pochettino A. Chronic type A aortic dissection after transcatheter aortic valve replacement. Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 Nov 21 [Epub ahead of print]
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  2. Saran N, Dearani JA, Said SM, Greason KL, Pochettino A, Stulak JM, Maltais S, Cicek S, Crestanello J, Daly RC, King KS, Schaff HV. Long-term outcomes of patients undergoing tricuspid valve surgerydagger. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Nov 1; 56 (5):950-958
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  3. Saran N, Dearani J, Said S, Fatima B, Schaff H, Bower T, Pochettino A. Vascular Rings in Adults: Outcome of Surgical Management. Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 Oct; 108 (4):1217-1227 Epub 2019 June 20
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  4. Pochettino A. Dissection of Arch Branches Alone an Indication for Aggressive Arch Management in Type A Dissection? (Commentary). Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 Sep 11 Epub 2019 Sept 11
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  5. Helder MRK, Schaff HV, Day CN, Pochettino A, Bagameri G, Greason KL, Lansman SL, Girardi LN, Storlie CB, Habermann EB. Regional and Temporal Trends in the Outcomes of Repairs for Acute Type A Aortic Dissections. Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 Aug 7 Epub 2019 Aug 07
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  6. Mirza AK, Saran N, Warrington KJ, Pochettino A, Shuja F. Isolated Thoracic Aortic Takayasu Arteritis Presenting as Presumed Mobile Aortic Thrombus. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2019 Apr; 53 (3):267-270 Epub 2019 Jan 03
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  7. Pochettino A. Invited Commentary. Ann Thorac Surg 2019 Mar; 107 (3):779 Epub 2018 Oct 10
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  8. Saran N, Greason KL, Schaff HV, Cicek SM, Daly RC, Maltais S, Stulak JM, Pochettino A, King KS, Dearani JA, Said SM. Does Mitral Valve Calcium in Patients Undergoing Mitral Valve Replacement Portend Worse Survival? Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 Feb; 107 (2):444-452 Epub 2018 Nov 02
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  9. Borlaug BA, Schaff HV, Pochettino A, Pedrotty DM, Asirvatham SJ, Abel MD, Carter RE, Mauermann WJ. Pericardiotomy Enhances Left Ventricular Diastolic Reserve With Volume Loading in Humans. Circulation 2018 Nov 13; 138 (20):2295-2297
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  10. Pochettino A. Invited Commentary. Ann Thorac Surg 2018 Oct; 106 (4):1086-1087 Epub 2018 July 25
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  11. Stulak JM, Tchantchaleishvili V, Daly RC, Eleid MF, Greason KL, Dearani JA, Joyce LD, Pochettino A, Schaff HV, Maltais S. Conventional redo biological valve replacement over 20 years: Surgical benchmarks should guide patient selection for transcatheter valve-in-valve therapy. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Oct; 156 (4):1380-1390.e1 Epub 2018 May 31
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  12. Nakasu A, Greason KL, Nkomo VT, Eleid MF, Pochettino A, King KS, Sandhu GS, Williamson EE, Holmes DR. Transcatheter aortic valve insertion in patients with hostile ascending aorta calcification. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Sep; 156 (3):1028-1034 Epub 2018 Apr 07
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  13. DeMartino RR, Sen I, Huang Y, Bower TC, Oderich GS, Pochettino A, Greason K, Kalra M, Johnstone J, Shuja F, Harmsen WS, Macedo T, Mandrekar J, Chamberlain AM, Weiss S, Goodney PP, Roger V. Population-Based Assessment of the Incidence of Aortic Dissection, Intramural Hematoma, and Penetrating Ulcer, and Its Associated Mortality From 1995 to 2015. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2018 Aug; 11 (8):e004689
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  14. Java AP, Greason KL, Dispenzieri A, Grogan M, King KS, Maleszewski JJ, Daly RC, Eleid MF, Pochettino A, Schaff HV. Aortic valve replacement in patients with amyloidosis. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Jul; 156 (1):98-103 Epub 2017 Dec 19
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  15. Saran N, Locker C, Said SM, Daly RC, Maltais S, Stulak JM, Greason KL, Pochettino A, Schaff HV, Dearani JA, Joyce LD, Lahr BD, Joyce DL. Current trends in bilateral internal thoracic artery use for coronary revascularization: Extending benefit to high-risk patients. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Jun; 155 (6):2331-2343 Epub 2018 Feb 23
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  16. Prasad A, Helder MRK, Lahr BD, Dearani JA, Greason KL, Pochettino A, Warrington KJ, Connolly HM, Anavekar NS, Schaff HV. Impact of Medical Therapy on Late Morbidity and Mortality After Aortic Aneurysm Repair for Aortitis. Ann Thorac Surg. 2018 Jun; 105 (6):1731-1736 Epub 2018 Feb 02
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  17. Saran N, Said SM, Schaff HV, Maltais S, Stulak JM, Greason KL, Daly RC, Pochettino A, King KS, Dearani JA. Outcome of tricuspid valve surgery in the presence of permanent pacemaker. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 Apr; 155 (4):1498-1508.e3 Epub 2017 Dec 19
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  18. Warner PA, Warner LL, Pochettino A, Roy TK. Hemorrhagic Shock After Epicardial Pacing Wire Removal: A Case Report. A A Pract. 2018 Mar 1; 10 (5):100-102
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  19. Said SM, Abdelsattar ZM, Schaff HV, Greason KL, Daly RC, Pochettino A, Joyce LD, Dearani JA. Outcomes of surgery for infective endocarditis: a single-centre experience of 801 patients. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Feb 1; 53 (2):435-439
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  20. Helder MRK, Schaff HV, Foley TA, Anavekar NS, Deyle DR, Pochettino A, Connolly HM. Aortic Root Dilation: Do Patients With Marfan Syndrome Fare Worse Than Those With Marfanoid Features? Mayo Clin Proc. 2018 Feb; 93 (2):179-183 Epub 2018 Jan 05
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  21. Heller SF, Pochettino A, Rivera M, Schiller HJ. Amphotericin-impregnated polymethylmethacrylate beads as treatment for soft tissue mucormycosis. Surgery. 2017 Dec; 162 (6):1330-1331 Epub 2017 May 24
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  22. Said SM, Schaff HV, Greason KL, Pochettino A, Daly RC, Dearani JA. Reoperation for mitral paravalvular leak: a single-centre experience with 200 patients. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2017 Nov 1; 25 (5):806-812
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  23. Locker C, Schaff HV, Daly RC, Bell MR, Frye RL, Stulak JM, Said SM, Dearani JA, Joyce LD, Greason KL, Pochettino A, Li Z, Lennon RJ, Lerman A. Multiarterial grafts improve the rate of early major adverse cardiac and cerebrovascular events in patients undergoing coronary revascularization: analysis of 12 615 patients with multivessel disease. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Oct 1; 52 (4):746-752
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  24. Hobbs RD, Wallen TJ, Komlo CM, Moeller PJ, Pochettino A, Bavaria JE, Vallabhajosyula P. Central cannulation strategy for extent I thoracoabdominal aneurysm repair of chronic type B aortic dissection. J Card Surg. 2017 Aug; 32 (8):494-499 Epub 2017 July 10
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  25. Traynor MM, Greason KL, Nkomo VT, Pochettino A, Holmes DR, Rihal CS, Reeder GS, Bresnahan JF, Mathew V. Assisted care as a baseline patient risk characteristic affecting the outcome of transcatheter aortic valve insertion. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 Jun 1; 89 (7):1268-1272 Epub 2016 June 08
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  26. Khullar V, Schaff HV, Dearani JA, Daly RC, Greason KL, Joyce LD, Pochettino A. Open Surgical Repair Remains the Gold Standard for Treating Aortic Arch Pathology. Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 May; 103 (5):1413-1420 Epub 2016 Dec 01
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  27. D'Souza BA, Fuller S, Gleason LP, Hornsby N, Wald J, Krok K, Shaked A, Goldberg LR, Pochettino A, Olthoff KM, Kim YY. Single-center outcomes of combined heart and liver transplantation in the failing Fontan. Clin Transplant. 2017 Mar; 31 (3) Epub 2017 Feb 04
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  28. Murashita T, Joyce DL, Pochettino A, Stulak JM, Joyce LD. Concomitant Valve-in-Valve Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement and Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation. Innovations (Phila). 2017 Mar/Apr; 12 (2):147-149
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  29. Vallabhajosyula P, Gottret JP, Menon R, Sultan I, Abbas Z, Siki M, Kramer M, Pulsipher A, Naidu S, Pochettino A, Milewski K, Szeto WY, Bavaria JE. Central Repair With Antegrade TEVAR for Malperfusion Syndromes in Acute Debakey I Aortic Dissection. Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 Mar; 103: (3)748-755.
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  30. Barbara DW, Broski SM, Patch RK, Pochettino A. Double Aortic Arch Causing Severe Tracheal Compression. Anesthesiology. 2017 Feb; 126 (2):326
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  31. Zimmerman KP, Oderich G, Pochettino A, Hanson KT, Hanson KT, Habermann EB, Bower TC, Gloviczki P, DeMartino RR. Improving mortality trends for hospitalization of aortic dissection in the National Inpatient Sample. J Vasc Surg. 2016 Sep; 64 (3):606-615.e1 Epub 2016 May 13
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  32. Locker C, Schaff HV, Daly RC, Dearani JA, Bell MR, Frye RL, Greason KL, Stulak JM, Joyce LD, Pochettino A, Li Z, Lennon RJ, Lerman A. Multiple arterial grafts improve survival with coronary artery bypass graft surgery versus conventional coronary artery bypass grafting compared with percutaneous coronary interventions. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 Aug; 152 (2):369-379.e4 Epub 2016 Apr 13
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  33. Murashita T, Greason KL, Pochettino A, Sandhu GS, Nkomo VT, Bresnahan JF, Reeder GS, Holmes DR, Rihal CS, Mathew V. Clinical Outcomes After Transapical and Transfemoral Transcatheter Aortic Valve Insertion: An Evolving Experience. Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Jul; 102 (1):56-61 Epub 2016 Apr 23
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  34. Cabasa A, Pochettino A. Surgical management and outcomes of type A dissection-the Mayo Clinic experience. Ann Cardiothorac Surg. 2016 Jul; 5 (4):296-309
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  35. Geske JB, Pochettino A, Maltais S. Spontaneous resolution of iatrogenic ascending aorta dissection: now you see it, now you do not. Eur Heart J. 2016 Jul 1; 37 (25):1984 Epub 2016 May 08
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  36. Cabasa AS, Bower TC, Pochettino AB. Arch reconstruction after a previous ascending-to-descending aortic bypass for coarctation of the aorta. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2016 Jun; 151 (6):1760-3 Epub 2016 Jan 22
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  37. Greason KL, Pochettino A, Sandhu GS, King KS, Holmes DR. Transfemoral transcatheter aortic valve insertion-related intraoperative morbidity: Implications of the minimalist approach. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 Apr; 151: (4)1026-9.
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  38. Murashita T, Pochettino A. Intraoperative Electroencephalogram-Guided Deep Hypothermia Plus Antegrade andor Retrograde Cerebral Perfusion During Aortic Arch Surgery. J Card Surg. 2016 Apr; 31: (4)216-9.
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  39. Feyissa AM, Pochettino A, Bower TC, Nuttall GA, Britton JW. Rhythmic electrographic discharges during deep hypothermic circulatory arrest. Clin Neurophysiol. 2016 Mar; 127: (3)1901-6.
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  40. Quintana E, Bajona P, Schaff HV, Dearani JA, Daly R, Greason K, Pochettino A. Open Aortic Arch Reconstruction After Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: Worth the Effort? Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 Spring; 28: (1)26-35.
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  41. Murashita T, Greason KL, Suri RM, Daly RC, Joyce LD, Stulak JM, Pochettino A, Joyce DL, Dearani JA, Schaff HV. Mitral valve gradient after valve repair of degenerative regurgitation with restrictive annuloplasty. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 Jan; 151: (1)106-9.
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  42. Greason KL, Pochettino A, Sandhu GS, Mathew V. Transcatheter aortic valve insertion in the nonagenarian patient. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 Sep; 150: (3)720-1.
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  43. Fujimoto H, Helder MR, Pochettino A, Greason KL, Suri RM, Daly RC, Dearani JA, Maleszewski JJ, Li Z, Schaff HV. Influence of aortitis on late outcomes after repair of ascending aortic aneurysms. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 Sep; 150: (3)589-94.
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  44. Quintana E, Bruce C, Sabate Rotes A, Pochettino A. Anatomical aortic reconstruction in Marfan disease: dismantling of a hybrid repair. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2015 Sep; 48: (3)507-9.
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  45. Oderich GS, Pochettino A, Mendes BC, Roeder B, Pulido J, Gloviczki P. Endovascular Repair of Saccular Ascending Aortic Aneurysm After Orthotopic Heart Transplantation Using an Investigational Zenith Ascend Stent-Graft. J Endovasc Ther. 2015 Aug; 22: (4)650-4.
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  46. Anantha Narayanan M, Suri RM, Ugur M, Greason KL, Stulak JM, Dearani JA, Joyce LD, Pochettino A, Li Z, Schaff HV. Predictors of Survival and Modes of Failure After Mitroflow Aortic Valve Replacement in 1,003 Adults. Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 Aug; 100 (2):560-7 Epub 2015 May 12
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  47. Quintana E, Pochettino A. Direct distal aortic arch graft cannulation after the elephant trunk procedure: technique for central cannulation during second-stage repair. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2015 Jul; 48: (1)163-5.
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  48. De Martino RR, Johnstone J, Baldwin EA, Brost BC, Connolly HM, Pochettino A. Endograft as Bridge to Open Repair for Ruptured Thoracic Aneurysm in a Pregnant Marfan Patient. Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 Jul; 100(1):304-7.
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  49. Bajona P, Quintana E, Schaff HV, Daly RC, Dearani JA, Greason KL, Pochettino A. Aortic arch surgery after previous type A dissection repair: results up to 5 years. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2015 Jul; 21: (1)81-5; discussion 85-6.
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  50. Thalji NM, Suri RM, Daly RC, Greason KL, Dearani JA, Stulak JM, Joyce LD, Burkhart HM, Pochettino A, Li Z, Frye RL, Schaff HV. The prognostic impact of concomitant coronary artery bypass grafting during aortic valve surgery: implications for revascularization in the transcatheter era. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 Feb; 149(2):451-60. Epub 2014 Sep 17
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  51. Kent WD, Appoo JJ, Bavaria JE, Herget EJ, Moeller P, Pochettino A, Wong JK. Results of type II hybrid arch repair with zone 0 stent graft deployment for complex aortic arch pathology. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Dec; 148(6):2951-5. Epub 2014 Jul 21.
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  52. Quintana E, Bajona P, Schaff HV, Dearani JA, Daly RC, Greason KL, Pochettino A. Open aortic arch reconstruction after previous cardiac surgery: outcomes of 168 consecutive operations. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Dec; 148(6):2944-50. Epub 2014 Jul 19.
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  53. Iturra SA, Greason KL, Suri RM, Joyce LD, Stulak JM, Pochettino A, Schaff HV. Repeat sternotomy for surgical aortic valve replacement in octogenarian patients with aortic valve stenosis and previous coronary artery bypass graft operation: what is the operative risk? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Nov; 148(5):1899-902. Epub 2013 Dec 31
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  54. Wang Z, Greason KL, Pochettino A, Schaff HV, Suri RM, Stulak JM, Dearani JA. Long-term outcomes of survival and freedom from reoperation on the aortic root or valve after surgery for acute ascending aorta dissection. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Nov; 148(5):2117-22. Epub 2014 Jan 15.
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  55. Rylski B, Bavaria JE, Milewski RK, Vallabhajosyula P, Moser W, Kremens E, Pochettino A, Szeto WY, Desai ND. Long-Term Results of Neomedia Sinus Valsalva Repair in 489 Patients With Type A Aortic Dissection. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. August 2014; 98(2):582-89.
  56. Saxena P, Vallabhajosyula P, Pochettino A. Cannulation of the right atrium via left thoracotomy. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2014 Jul; 46(1):129-31. Epub 2014 Jan 06.
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  57. Rylski B, Desai ND, Bavaria JE, Vallabhajosyula P, Moser W, Pochettino A, Szeto WY, Milewski RK. Aortic Valve Morphology Determines the Presentation and Surgical Approach to Acute Type A Aortic Dissection. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. June 2014; 97(6):1991-97.
  58. Saxena P, Greason KL, Suri RM, Pochettino A, Holmes DR, Rihal CS, Mathew V. Axillary artery conduit formation for arterial access during transapical transcatheter aortic valve replacement. J Card Surg. 2014 May; 29(3):308-11. Epub 2014 Mar 19.
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  59. Rylski B, Desai ND, Bavaria JE, Moser W, Vallabhajosyula P, Pochettino A, Szeto WY, Milewski RK. Type A Aortic Dissection After Previous Cardiac Surgery: Results of an Integrated Surgical Approach. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. May 2014; 97(5):1582-89.
  60. Vallabhajosyula P, Szeto WY, Pulsipher A, Desai N, Menon R, Moeller P, Musthaq S, Pochettino A, Bavaria JE. Antegrade thoracic stent grafting during repair of acute Debakey type I dissection promotes distal aortic remodeling and reduces late open distal reoperation rate. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Mar; 147(3):942-8. Epub 2013 Dec 10
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  61. Yan TD, Tian DH, LeMaire SA, Misfeld M, Elefteriades JA, Chen EP, Hughes GC, Kazui T, Griepp RB, Kouchoukos NT, Bannon PG, Underwood MJ, Mohr FW, Oo A, Sundt TM, Bavaria JE, Di Bartolomeo R, Di Eusanio M, Roselli EE, Beyersdorf F, Carrel TP, Corvera JS, Corte AD, Ehrlich M, Hoffman A, Jakob H, Matalanis G, Numata S, Patel HJ, Pochettino A, Safi HJ, Estrera A, Perreas KG, Sinatra R, Trimarchi S, Sun LZ, Tabata M, Wang C, Haverich A, Shrestha M, Okita Y, Coselli J. The ARCH projects: Design and rationale (IAASSG 001). Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2014; 45(1):10-6.
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  62. Barbara DW, Dietz NM, White RD, Pochettino A, Nuttall GA. External defibrillation failure due to antimicrobial incise drape. Mayo Clin Proc. 2013 Sep; 88(9):1032-4.
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  63. Vallabhajosyula P, Komlo C, Wallen TJ, Olthoff K, Pochettino A. Combined heart-liver transplant in a situs-ambiguous patient with failed Fontan physiology. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Apr; 145 (4):e39-e41 Epub 2013 Feb 04
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  64. Iturra SA, Pochettino A. Should the dissected aortic arch be replaced in acute type A dissection? The Mayo Clinic perspective. Ann Cardiothorac Surg. 2013 Mar; 2 (2):202-4
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  65. Goldstone AB, Atluri P, Szeto WY, Trubelja A, Howard JL, MacArthur JW, Newcomb C, Donnelly JP, Kobrin DM, Sheridan MA, Powers C, Gorman RC, Gorman JH, Pochettino A, Bavaria JE, Acker MA, Hargrove C, Woo YJ. Minimally invasive approach provides at least equivalent results for surgical correction of mitral regurgitation: A propensity-matched comparison. The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 2013 March:748-755.
  66. Bavaria J, Vallabhajosyula P, Moeller P, Szeto W, Desai N, Pochettino A. Hybrid approaches in the treatment of aortic arch aneurysms: postoperative and midterm outcomes. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Mar; 145(3 Suppl):S85-90. Epub 2012 Dec 20.
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  67. Szeto WY, Desai ND, Moeller P, Moser GW, Woo EY, Fairman RM, Pochettino A, Bavaria JE. Reintervention for endograft failures after thoracic endovascular aortic repair. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Mar; 145(3 Suppl):S165-70.
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  68. Leshnower BG, Szeto WY, Pochettino A, Desai ND, Moeller PJ, Nathan DP, Jackson BM, Woo EY, Fairman RM, Bavaria JE. Thoracic endografting reduces morbidity and remodels the thoracic aorta in DeBakey III aneurysms. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Mar; 95(3):914-21. Epub 2012 Dec 13.
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  69. Messe SR, McGarvey ML, Bavaria JE, Pochettino A, Szeto WY, Cheung AT, Leitner E, Miller SW, Kasner SE. A pilot study of darbepoetin alfa for prophylactic neuroprotection in aortic surgery. Neurocrit Care. 2013 Feb; 18(1):75-80.
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  70. McCarthy FH, Bavaria JE, Pochettino A, Fox Z, Moeller P, Szeto WY, Desai ND. Comparing aortic root replacements: porcine bioroots versus pericardial versus mechanical composite roots: hemodynamic and ventricular remodeling at greater than one-year follow-up. Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Dec; 94(6):1975-82; discussion 1982. Epub 2012 Aug 9.
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  71. Ullery BW, Foley PJ, Brinster CJ, Pochettino A, Fairman RM. A novel two-stage surgical approach for the treatment of symptomatic supra-aortic artery aneurysms. Vascular. 2012 Aug; 20(4):236-40. Epub 2011 Oct 26.
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  72. Czerny M, Weigang E, Sodeck G, Schmidli J, Antona C, Gelpi G, Friess T, Klocker J, Szeto WY, Moeller P, Pochettino A, Bavaria JE. Targeting landing zone 0 by total arch rerouting and TEVAR: midterm results of a transcontinental registry. Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Jul; 94(1):84-9. Epub 2012 May 16.
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  73. Nathan DP, Woo EY, Fairman RM, Wang GJ, Pochettino A, Desai ND, Bavaria JE, Jackson BM. Stent grafting for aneurysmal degeneration of chronic descending thoracic aortic dissections. J Vasc Surg. 2012 Apr; 55(4):963-7. Epub 2012 Jan 11.
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  74. Jassar AS, Bavaria JE, Szeto WY, Moeller PJ, Maniaci J, Milewski RK, Gorman JH 3rd, Desai ND, Gorman RC, Pochettino A. Graft selection for aortic root replacement in complex active endocarditis: does it matter? Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Feb; 93(2):480-7. Epub 2011 Dec 22.
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  75. Desai ND, McCarthy F, Moser W, Szeto WY, Zeeshan A, Brown D, Woo YJ, Pochettino A, Moeller P, Bavaria JE. Durability of porcine bioroots in younger patients with aortic root pathology: a propensity-matched comparison with composite mechanical roots. Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Dec; 92(6):2054-60; discussion 2060-1. Epub 2011 Aug 12.
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  76. Kirkwood ML, Pochettino A, Fairman RM, Jackson BM, Wang GJ, Szeto WY, Bavaria JE, Woo EY. Simultaneous thoracic endovascular aortic repair and endovascular aortic repair is feasible with minimal morbidity and mortality. J Vasc Surg. 2011 Dec; 54(6):1588-91. Epub 2011 Sep 09.
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  77. Desai ND, Pochettino A, Szeto WY, Moser GW, Moeller PJ, Sodhi N, Jackson B, Woo E, Fairman RM, Bavaria J. Thoracic endovascular aortic repair: evolution of therapy, patterns of use, and results in a 10-year experience. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2011 Sep; 142(3):587-94. Epub 2011 Jul 20.
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  78. Ullery BW, Cheung AT, Fairman RM, Jackson BM, Woo EY, Bavaria J, Pochettino A, Wang GJ. Risk factors, outcomes, and clinical manifestations of spinal cord ischemia following thoracic endovascular aortic repair. J Vasc Surg. 2011 Sep; 54(3):677-84. Epub 2011 May 14.
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  79. Wang GJ, Jackson BM, Woo EY, Bavaria JE, Desai ND, Pochettino A, Fairman RM. ''Relining'' of thoracic aortic stent grafts for patients presenting with rupture/impending rupture. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2011 Jul; 45(5):438-41. Epub 2011 May 16.
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  80. Augoustides JG, Szeto WY, Desai ND, Pochettino A, Cheung AT, Savino JS, Bavaria JE. Classification of acute type A dissection: focus on clinical presentation and extent. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2011 Apr; 39(4):519-22. Epub 2010 Jul 7
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  81. Bavaria J, Milewski RK, Baker J, Moeller P, Szeto W, Pochettino A. Classic hybrid evolving approach to distal arch aneurysms: toward the zone zero solution. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010 Dec; 140(6 Suppl):S77-80; discussion S86-91.
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  82. Zeeshan A, Woo EY, Bavaria JE, Fairman RM, Desai ND, Pochettino A, Szeto WY. Thoracic endovascular aortic repair for acute complicated type B aortic dissection: superiority relative to conventional open surgical and medical therapy. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010 Dec; 140(6 Suppl):S109-15; discussion S142-S146.
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  83. Milewski RK, Szeto WY, Pochettino A, Moser GW, Moeller P, Bavaria JE. Have hybrid procedures replaced open aortic arch reconstruction in high-risk patients? A comparative study of elective open arch debranching with endovascular stent graft placement and conventional elective open total and distal aortic arch reconstruction. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010 Sep; 140(3):590-7.
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  84. Kirkwood ML, Pochettino A, Fairman RM, Jackson BM, Woo EY, Wang GJ. Thoracic aortic endograft explant: a single-center experience. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2010 Aug; 44(6):440-5. Epub 2010 Jun 02.
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  85. Bajaj NS, Watt C, Hadjiliadis D, Gillespie C, Haas AR, Pochettino A, Mendez J, Sterman DH, Schuchter LM, Christie JD, Lee JC, Ahya VN. Donor transmission of malignant melanoma in a lung transplant recipient 32 years after curative resection. Transpl Int. 2010 Jul; 23(7):e26-31. Epub 2010 Apr 28.
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  86. Milewski RK, Pacini D, Moser GW, Moeller P, Cowie D, Szeto WY, Woo YJ, Desai N, Di Marco L, Pochettino A, Di Bartolomeo R, Bavaria JE. Retrograde and antegrade cerebral perfusion: results in short elective arch reconstructive times. Ann Thorac Surg. 2010 May; 89(5):1448-57.
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  87. Szeto WY, Moser WG, Desai ND, Milewski RK, Cheung AT, Pochettino A, Bavaria JE. Transapical deployment of endovascular thoracic aortic stent graft for an ascending aortic pseudoaneurysm. Ann Thorac Surg. 2010 Feb; 89(2):616-8.
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  88. Ullery BW, Pochettino A, Wang GJ, Jackson BM, Fairman RM, Woo EY. Celiac artery aneurysm repair in Behcet disease complicated by recurrent thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2010 Feb; 44(2):146-9.
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  89. Desai ND, Pochettino A. Distal aortic remodeling using endovascular repair in acute DeBakey I aortic dissection. Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009 Winter; 21(4):387-92.
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  90. Kuntz CL, Hadjiliadis D, Ahya VN, Kotloff RM, Pochettino A, Lewis J, Christie JD. Risk factors for early primary graft dysfunction after lung transplantation: a registry study. Clin Transplant. 2009 Nov-Dec; 23(6):819-30. Epub 2009 Feb 20.
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  91. Pochettino A, Brinkman WT, Moeller P, Szeto WY, Moser W, Cornelius K, Bowen FW, Woo YJ, Bavaria JE. Antegrade thoracic stent grafting during repair of acute DeBakey I dissection prevents development of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms. Ann Thorac Surg. 2009 Aug; 88(2):482-9; discussion 489-90.
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  92. Cerceo E, Kotloff RM, Hadjiliadis D, Ahya VN, Pochettino A, Gillespie C, Christie JD. Central airways obstruction due to Aspergillus fumigatus after lung transplantation. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2009 May; 28(5):515-9. Epub 2009 Apr 05.
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