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1. Auweiler, M, Kampe, S, Zahringer, M, Buzello, S, von Spiegel, T, Buzello, W, Hekmat, K.
The human error: delayed diagnosis of intravascular loss of guidewires for central venous catheterization.
J Clin Anesth. 2005;17(7):562-4.

2. Ben Mime, L, Arnhold, S, Fischer, JH, Addicks, K, Rainer de Vivie, E, Bennink, G, Suedkamp, M.
Pharmacologic cerebral capillary blood flow improvement after deep hypothermic circulatory arrest: an intravital fluorescence microscopy study in pigs.
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2005;130(3):670-6.

3. Brixius, K, Gross, T, Tossios, P, Geissler, HJ, Mehlhorn, U, Schwinger, RH, Hekmat, K.
Increased vascular selectivity and prolonged pharmacological efficacy of the L-type Ca2+ channel antagonist lercanidipine in human cardiovascular tissue.
Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 2005;32(9):708-13.

4. Bruhin, R, Stock, UA, Drucker, JP, Azhari, T, Wippermann, J, Albes, JM, Hintze, D, Eckardt, S, Konke, C, Wahlers, T.
Numerical simulation techniques to study the structural response of the human chest following median sternotomy.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2005;80(2):623-30.

5. Fehrenbach, H, Tews, S, Fehrenbach, A, Ochs, M, Wittwer, T, Wahlers, T, Richter, J.
Improved lung preservation relates to an increase in tubular myelin-associated surfactant protein A.
Respir Res. 2005;6:60.

6. Franke, UF, Wahlers, T.
[Aortic valve replacement in elderly patients].
Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 2005;130(12):735-40.

7. Groetzner, J, Wahlers, T.
Calcineurin inhibitor-free immunosuppression after heart transplantation: can chronic side effects be avoided?
Current Opinion in Organ Transplantation. 2005;10(4):360.

8. Hekmat, K, Raabe, A, Kroener, A, Fischer, U, Suedkamp, M, Geissler, HJ, Schwinger, RH, Kampe, S, Mehlhorn, U.
Risk stratification models fail to predict hospital costs of cardiac surgery patients.
Z Kardiol. 2005;94(11):748-53.

9. Hekmat, K, Kroener, A, Stuetzer, H, Schwinger, RH, Kampe, S, Bennink, GB, Mehlhorn, U.
Daily assessment of organ dysfunction and survival in intensive care unit cardiac surgical patients.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2005;79(5):1555-62.

10. Madershahian, N, Franke, U, Strauch, J, Wahlers, T.
Der Einsatz von menschlichen Herzklappen („Homografts“) in der Therapie von Herzklappenerkrankungen—.
Zeitschrift für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie. 2005;19(3):101-108.

11. Madershahian, N, Franke, U, Bruhin, R, Wahlers, T.
Reoperation for calcific constrictive pericarditis 43 years after pericardiectomy.
J Card Surg. 2005;20(6):549-51.

12. Madershahian, N, Strauch, JT, Breuer, M, Bruhin, R, Straube, E, Wahlers, T.
Polymerase chain reaction amplification as a diagnostic tool in culture-negative multiple-valve endocarditis.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2005;79(3):e21-2.

13. Madershahian, N, Franke, U, Strauch, J, Wahlers, T.
Der Einsatz von menschlichen Herzklappen („Homografts“) in der Therapie von Herzklappenerkrankungen – Eine Übersicht
Z Herz- Thorax-Gefässchir. 2005;19:101-108.

14. Madershahian, N, Franke, U, Wippermann, J, Juette, H, Liebing, K, Strauch, J, Wahlers, T.
Kälteagglutinine in der Herzchirurgie: Literaturübersicht und Konsequenzen für das operative Management.
Kardiotechnik. 2005;3:90-93.

15. Rahmanian, PB, Franke, U, Wahlers, T.
Unusual neurological deficit following acute aortic dissection Stanford type A.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2005;28(4):644.

16. Sreeram, N, Hitchcock, F, Bennink, G.
Abdominal implantation of loop recorders in infants and children.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2005;79(2):726-7.

17. Strauch, J, Franke, U, Kaluza, M, Wahlers, T.
Myocardial tissue ph-monitoring during CPB
Filtration. 2005;1:107-111.

18. Strauch, JT, Bohme, Y, Franke, UF, Wittwer, T, Madershahian, N, Wahlers, T.
Selective cerebral perfusion via right axillary artery direct cannulation for aortic arch surgery.
Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2005;53(6):334-40.

19. Strauch, JT, Franke, UF, Breuer, M, Wippermann, J, Wittwer, T, Madershahian, N, Kaluza, M, Wahlers, T.
Technical feasibility of Impella Recover 100 microaxial left ventricular assist device placement after biologic aortic valve replacement (21 mm) for postcardiotomy failure.
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2005;130(6):1715-6.

20. Sudkamp, M, Schmid, M, Geissler, HJ, Emmel, M, Gillor, A, Mehlhorn, U, Hekmat, K.
VDD-pacemaker in children--a long-term therapy?
Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2005;53(3):158-61.

21. Tigges-Limmer, K, Leppert, K, Strauss, B, Wahlers, T.
Hypnotherapie in der Herztransplantation.
Psychotherapeut. 2005;50:52-56.

22. Tomic, V, Russwurm, S, Moller, E, Claus, RA, Blaess, M, Brunkhorst, F, Bruegel, M, Bode, K, Bloos, F, Wippermann, J, Wahlers, T, Deigner, HP, Thiery, J, Reinhart, K, Bauer, M.
Transcriptomic and proteomic patterns of systemic inflammation in on-pump and off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting.
Circulation. 2005;112(19):2912-20.

23. Ueberrueck, T, Meyer, L, Zippel, R, Nestler, G, Wahlers, T, Gastinger, I.
Healing characteristics of a new silver-coated, gelatine impregnated vascular prosthesis in the porcine model.
Zentralbl Chir. 2005;130(1):71-6.

24. Ueberrueck, T, Zippel, R, Tautenhahn, J, Gastinger, I, Lippert, H, Wahlers, T.
Vascular graft infections: in vitro and in vivo investigations of a new vascular graft with long-term protection.
J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2005;74(1):601-7.

25. Ueberrueck, T, Tautenhahn, J, Meyer, L, Kaufmann, O, Lippert, H, Gastinger, I, Wahlers, T.
Comparison of the ovine and porcine animal models for biocompatibility testing of vascular prostheses.
J Surg Res. 2005;124(2):305-11.

26. Ueberrueck, T, Meyn, M, Wahlers, T, Pfleiderer, SOR.
Chirurgische Behandlung und Konsequenzen der arteriellen Extremitätenembolie.
Ärztebl Thüring. 2005;16(7):332-334.

27. Wahlers, T, Wittwer, T, Cohnert, T.
5 Jahre Herz-, Thorax-, Gefäßchirurgie in Jena - Rückschau, Bilanz und Perspektive.
Ärztebl Thüring. 2005;16:6-12.

28. Wippermann, J, Albes, JM, Madershahian, N, Breuer, M, Franke, U, Wahlers, T.
Three years' experience with the on-x conform-X bileaflet prosthesis for 'atrialized' mitral valve replacement: a preliminary report.
J Heart Valve Dis. 2005;14(5):637-43.

29. Wippermann, J, Albes, JM, Hartrumpf, M, Kaluza, M, Vollandt, R, Bruhin, R, Wahlers, T.
Comparison of minimally invasive closed circuit extracorporeal circulation with conventional cardiopulmonary bypass and with off-pump technique in CABG patients: selected parameters of coagulation and inflammatory system.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2005;28(1):127-32.

30. Wippermann, J, Albes, J, Kaluza, M, Brandes, H, Hartrumpf, M, Wahlers, T.
Clinical experience with a new „Minimally invasive circulatory support system“ (Cadio Vention CORx-System) for coronary artery bypass.
Cardiovaskular Engineering 2005;10(1):13-17.

31. Wippermann, J, Wahlers, T.
Neue Wege in der Bypasschirurgie – minimal-invasive Myokardrevaskularisation durch OPCAB – und MIDCAB-Verfahren.
Ärztebl Thüring. 2005;17:129-131.

32. Wittwer, T, Franke, UF, Fehrenbach, A, Ochs, M, Sandhaus, T, Schuette, A, Richter, S, Dreyer, N, Knudsen, L, Muller, T, Schubert, H, Richter, J, Wahlers, T.
Experimental lung transplantation: impact of preservation solution and route of delivery.
J Heart Lung Transplant. 2005;24(8):1081-90.

33. Wittwer, T, Franke, UF, Fehrenbach, A, Ochs, M, Sandhaus, T, Schuette, A, Richter, S, Dreyer, N, Knudsen, L, Muller, T, Schubert, H, Richter, J, Wahlers, T.
Donor pretreatment using the aerosolized prostacyclin analogue iloprost optimizes post-ischemic function of non-heart beating donor lungs.
J Heart Lung Transplant. 2005;24(4):371-8.

34. Wittwer, T, Franke, UF, Ochs, M, Sandhaus, T, Schuette, A, Richter, S, Dreyer, N, Knudsen, L, Muller, T, Schubert, H, Richter, J, Wahlers, T.
Inhalative pre-treatment of donor lungs using the aerosolized prostacyclin analog iloprost ameliorates reperfusion injury.
J Heart Lung Transplant. 2005;24(10):1673-9.

35. Adams, DH, Anyanwu, AC, Rahmanian, PB, Filsoufi, F.
Current concepts in mitral valve repair for degenerative disease.
Heart Fail Rev. 2006;11(3):241-57.

36. Adams, DH, Anyanwu, AC, Rahmanian, PB, Abascal, V, Salzberg, SP, Filsoufi, F.
Large annuloplasty rings facilitate mitral valve repair in Barlow's disease.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2006;82(6):2096-100; discussion 2101.

37. Behmanesh, S, Tossios, P, Homedan, H, Hekmat, K, Hellmich, M, Muller-Ehmsen, J, Schwinger, RH, Mehlhorn, U.
Effect of prophylactic bisoprolol plus magnesium on the incidence of atrial fibrillation after coronary bypass surgery: results of a randomized controlled trial.
Curr Med Res Opin. 2006;22(8):1443-50.

38. Choi, YH, Stamm, C, Hammer, PE, Kwaku, KF, Marler, JJ, Friehs, I, Jones, M, Rader, CM, Roy, N, Eddy, MT, Triedman, JK, Walsh, EP, McGowan, FX, Jr., del Nido, PJ, Cowan, DB.
Cardiac conduction through engineered tissue.
Am J Pathol. 2006;169(1):72-85.

39. Cremer, J, Gerber, I, Haverich, A, Scheld, H, Wahlers, T.
Interdisziplinäre oder fachgebundene Intensiveinheit? .
Strategie und Organisation. 2006;23:648-651.

40. Filsoufi, F, Salzberg, SP, Rahmanian, PB, Adams, DH.
Left ventricular false aneurysm following percutaneus balloon aortic valvuloplasty: magnetic resonance imaging as diagnostic tool.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2006;30(1):193.

41. Filsoufi, F, Rahmanian, PB, Anyanwu, A, Adams, DH.
Physiologic basis for the surgical treatment of ischemic mitral regurgitation.
Am Heart Hosp J. 2006;4(4):261-8.

42. Filsoufi, F, Castillo, JG, Rahmanian, PB, Scurlock, C, Fischer, G, Adams, DH.
Effective management of refractory postcardiotomy bleeding with the use of recombinant activated factor VII.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2006;82(5):1779-83.

43. Geissler, HJ, Dashkevich, A, Fischer, UM, Fries, JW, Kuhn-Regnier, F, Addicks, K, Mehlhorn, U, Bloch, W.
First year changes of myocardial lymphatic endothelial markers in heart transplant recipients.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2006;29(5):767-71.

44. Geissler, HJ, Fischer, UM, Foerster, S, Krahwinkel, A, Antonyan, A, Kroener, A, Addicks, K, Mehlhorn, U, Bloch, W.
Effect of thawing on nitric oxide synthase III and apoptotic markers in cryopreserved human allografts.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2006;82(5):1742-6.

45. Geissler, HJ, Fischer, UM, Grunert, S, Kuhn-Regnier, F, Hoelscher, A, Schwinger, RH, Mehlhorn, U, Hekmat, K.
Incidence and outcome of gastrointestinal complications after cardiopulmonary bypass.
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2006;5(3):239-42.

46. Groetzner, J, Wittwer, T, Kaczmarek, I, Ueberfuhr, P, Strauch, J, Nagib, R, Meiser, B, Franke, U, Reichart, B, Wahlers, T.
Conversion to sirolimus and mycophenolate can attenuate the progression of bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome and improves renal function after lung transplantation.
Transplantation. 2006;81(3):355-60.

47. Groetzner, J, Wittwer, T, Strauch, J, Madershahian, N, Nagib, R, Franke, U, Wahlers, T.
359 Sirolimus or mycophenolate mofetil (MMF): Which is the better partner for Tacrolimus in heart transplant recipients?
Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 2006;25(2S):167-167.

48. Hekmat, K, Mehlhorn, U, Wahlers, T.
Do we need the new Italian risk stratification model for CABG patients?
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2006;29(5):856-7; author reply 857-8.

49. Kaczmarek, I, Tenderich, G, Groetzner, J, Deutsch, MA, Schulz, U, Beiras-Fernandez, A, Meiser, B, Wahlers, T, Koerfer, R, Reichart, B.
The controversy of donor serum sodium levels in heart transplantation--a multicenter experience.
Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2006;54(5):313-6.

50. Lauten, A, Strauch, JT, Franke, U, Wahlers, T.
Unusual case of early aortic insufficiency after mechanical valve replacement.
Int J Artif Organs. 2006;29(11):1101-2.

51. Madershahian, N, Nagib, R, Wippermann, J, Strauch, J, Wahlers, T.
A simple technique of distal limb perfusion during prolonged femoro-femoral cannulation.
J Card Surg. 2006;21(2):168-9.

52. Madershahian, N, Meyn, M, Strauch, JT, Wahlers, T.
Spontaneous cervical emphysema and pneumomediastinum in an 18-year-old woman.
Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2006;14(1):e9-11.

53. McNeil, K, Glanville, AR, Wahlers, T, Knoop, C, Speich, R, Mamelok, RD, Maurer, J, Ives, J, Corris, PA.
Comparison of mycophenolate mofetil and azathioprine for prevention of bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome in de novo lung transplant recipients.
Transplantation. 2006;81(7):998-1003.

54. Schenke-Layland, K, Madershahian, N, Riemann, I, Starcher, B, Halbhuber, KJ, Konig, K, Stock, UA.
Impact of cryopreservation on extracellular matrix structures of heart valve leaflets.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2006;81(3):918-26.

55. Schmauss, D, Kaczmarek, I, Tenderich, G, Groetzner, J, Deutsch, M, Schulz, U, Wahlers, T, Koerfer, R, Bigdeli, A, Reichart, B.
Einfluss des Spender-Serumnatriumspiegels in der Herztransplantation.
Zeitschrift für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie. 2006;20(5):189-194.

56. Strauch, JT, Franke, UF, Wahlers, T.
Antegrade selective cerebral perfusion--how to proceed?
Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2006;54(2):78-84.

57. Vehling, A, Lauterbach, G, Strauch, J, Wahlers, T.
Herzschrittmacher-Ambulanz – ein Aufgabengebiet für die Kardiotechnik.
Kardiotechnik. 2006;15(3):70-73.

58. Wahlers, T.
[Surgical treatment of pulmonary hypertension].
Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 2006;131(49 Suppl 9):S315-8.

59. Wippermann, J, Konstas, C, Breuer, M, Kosmehl, H, Wahlers, T, Albes, JM.
Long-term effects in distal coronary anastomoses using different adhesives in a porcine off-pump model.
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2006;132(2):325-31.

60. Wippermann, J, Konstas, C, Wahlers, T, Albes, JM.
Feasibility study of sutureless distal coronary anastomoses with degradable Y-shunt and tissue adhesives in a porcine off-pump model.
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2006;5(6):676-9.

61. Wippermann, J, Albes, JM, Liebing, K, Breuer, M, Kaluza, M, Strauch, J, Wahlers, T.
Simple on-site assembled blower-mister device provides sufficient humidification and visualization in off-pump surgery.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2006;82(3):1134-6.

62. Wittwer, T, Franke, UF, Sandhaus, T, Groetzner, J, Strauch, JT, Wippermann, J, Ochs, M, Muhlfeld, C, Borner, A, Streck, S, Wahlers, T.
Endobronchial donor pre-treatment with ventavis: is a second administration during reperfusion beneficial to optimize post-ischemic function of non-heart beating donor lungs?
J Surg Res. 2006;136(1):136-42.

63. Wittwer, T, Nagib, R, Ochs, M, Vollroth, M, Muehlfeld, C, Madershahian, N, Groetzner, J, Vehre, D, Wahlers, T.
345 Exogenic surfactant therapy as an adjuvant therapy for lung preservation–evaluation of the optimal time point for instillation.
Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 2006;25(2S):162-163.

64. Zobel, C, Kuhn-Regnier, F, Kruger, K, Gerharz, M, Schneider, CA, Muller-Ehmsen, J, Erdmann, E.
Echinococcus cyst located in the interventricular septum.
Clin Res Cardiol. 2006;95(11):600-4.

65. Ben Mime, L, Baier, A, Vehling, A, Wahlers, T, Bennink, G.
Single Ventricle: State of the Art im Management des funktionell univentrikulären Herzens.
Kardiotechnik. 2007;16(2):37-42.

66. Ben Mime, L, Sreeram, N, Emmel, M, Hitchcock, F, Brockmeier, K, Wahlers, T, Bennink, G.
*Close interdisciplinary surveillance and earlier age at PCPC prevent interstage mortality after Norwood procedure.
Clin Res Cardiol. 2007;96(9).

67. Carl, M, Alms, A, Braun, J, Dongas, A, Erb, J, Goetz, A, Gopfert, M, Gogarten, W, Grosse, J, Heller, A, Heringlake, M, Kastrup, M, Kroner, A, Loer, S, Marggraf, G, Markewitz, A, Reuter, M, Schmitt, DV, Schirmer, U, Wiesenack, C, Zwissler, B, Spies, C.
[Guidelines for intensive care in cardiac surgery patients: haemodynamic monitoring and cardio-circulatory treatment guidelines of the German Society for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and the German Society of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine].
Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2007;55(2):130-48.

68. Eifinger, F, Ernestus, K, Benz-Bohm, G, Korber, F, Hunseler, C, Hekmat, K, Marx, A, Roth, B.
True thymic hyperplasia associated with severe thymic cyst bleeding in a newborn: case report and review of the literature.
Ann Diagn Pathol. 2007;11(5):358-62.

69. Eifinger, F, Hekmat, K, Huenseler, C, Vierzig, A, Roth, B.
Life-threatening bleeding from thymic cysts in a newborn.
Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2007;92(5):F371.

70. Filsoufi, F, Rahmanian, PB, Castillo, JG, Chikwe, J, Silvay, G, Adams, DH.
Results and predictors of early and late outcomes of coronary artery bypass graft surgery in octogenarians.
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2007;21(6):784-92.

71. Filsoufi, F, Rahmanian, PB, Castillo, JG, Scurlock, C, Legnani, PE, Adams, DH.
Predictors and outcome of gastrointestinal complications in patients undergoing cardiac surgery.
Ann Surg. 2007;246(2):323-9.

72. Filsoufi, F, Salzberg, SP, Rahmanian, PB, Schiano, TD, Elsiesy, H, Squire, A, Adams, DH.
Early and late outcome of cardiac surgery in patients with liver cirrhosis.
Liver Transpl. 2007;13(7):990-5.

73. Filsoufi, F, Rahmanian, PB, Castillo, JG, Chikwe, J, Adams, DH.
Excellent results of contemporary coronary artery bypass grafting with systematic application of modern perioperative strategies.
Heart Surg Forum. 2007;10(5):E349-56.

74. Filsoufi, F, Rahmanian, PB, Castillo, JG, Karlof, E, Schiano, TD, Adams, DH.
Excellent results of cardiac surgery in patients with previous liver transplantation.
Liver Transpl. 2007;13(9):1317-23.

75. Filsoufi, F, Rahmanian, PB, Castillo, JG, Mechanick, JI, Sharma, SK, Adams, DH.
Diabetes is not a risk factor for hospital mortality following contemporary coronary artery bypass grafting.
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2007;6(6):753-8.

76. Filsoufi, F, Rahmanian, PB, Castillo, JG, Pinney, S, Broumand, SR, Adams, DH.
Incidence, treatment strategies and outcome of deep sternal wound infection after orthotopic heart transplantation.
J Heart Lung Transplant. 2007;26(11):1084-90.

77. Filsoufi, F, Castillo, JG, Rahmanian, PB, Carpentier, A, Adams, DH.
[Remodeling annuloplasty using a prosthetic ring designed for correcting type-IIIb ischemic mitral regurgitation].
Rev Esp Cardiol. 2007;60(11):1151-8.

78. Filsoufi, F, Rahmanian, PB, Castillo, JG, Chikwe, J, Kini, AS, Adams, DH.
Results and predictors of early and late outcome of coronary artery bypass grafting in patients with severely depressed left ventricular function.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2007;84(3):808-16.

79. Hanke, T, Stierle, U, Boehm, JO, Botha, CA, Matthias Bechtel, JF, Erasmi, A, Misfeld, M, Hemmer, W, Rein, JG, Robinson, DR, Lange, R, Horer, J, Moritz, A, Ozaslan, F, Wahlers, T, Franke, UF, Hetzer, R, Hubler, M, Ziemer, G, Graf, B, Ross, DN, Sievers, HH.
Autograft regurgitation and aortic root dimensions after the Ross procedure: the German Ross Registry experience.
Circulation. 2007;116(11 Suppl):I251-8.

80. Lauten, A, Strauch, JT, Groetzner, J, Wahlers, T.
Myocardial failure caused by traumatic dissection of left coronary system--ventricular recovery with temporary circulatory support.
J Card Surg. 2007;22(3):238-9.

81. Lauten, A, Franke, U, Strauch, JT, Kaluza, M, Wahlers, T.
Postocardiotomy failure after Ross operation: implantation of intravascular flow pump through pulmonary autograft.
Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2007;55(6):399-400.

82. Lauten, A, Strauch, JT, Wippermann, J, Wahlers, T.
A rare type of right atrial tumor in a 66-year-old woman.
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2007;133(1):251-2.

83. Lauten, A, Liebing, K, Rahmanian, P, Kaluza, M, Aboud, A, Franke, U, Wahlers, T.
The Jena universal perfusion system: a universal cardiopulmonary bypass circuit for cardiac surgery.
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2007;6(1):1-4.

84. Liakopoulos, OJ, Ho, JK, Yezbick, A, Sanchez, E, Naddell, C, Buckberg, GD, Crowley, R, Mahajan, A.
An experimental and clinical evaluation of a novel central venous catheter with integrated oximetry for pediatric patients undergoing cardiac surgery.
Anesth Analg. 2007;105(6):1598-604, table of contents.

85. Liakopoulos, OJ, Wahlers, T.
Statins and early clinical outcome after coronary artery bypass grafting.
Future Lipidology. 2007;2(4):395-398.

86. Madershahian, N, Wittwer, T, Strauch, J, Franke, UF, Wippermann, J, Kaluza, M, Wahlers, T.
Application of ECMO in multitrauma patients with ARDS as rescue therapy.
J Card Surg. 2007;22(3):180-4.

87. Madershahian, N, Wittwer, T, Franke, UF, Wippermann, J, Strauch, J, Groetzner, J, Wahlers, T.
Effect of induction therapy on kinetic of procalcitonin following uncomplicated heart transplantation.
J Card Surg. 2007;22(3):199-202.

88. Madershahian, N, Wippermann, J, Wittwer, T, Strauch, J, Choi, YH, Liebing, K, Kaluza, M, Wahlers, T.
Veno-arterielle ECMO zur Therapie des therapierefraktären ARDS bei adultem Polytrauma.
Kardiotechnik. 2007;16(4):98-101.

89. Massoudy, P, Thielmann, M, Lehmann, N, Marr, A, Kleikamp, G, Maleszka, A, Zittermann, A, Korfer, R, Radu, M, Krian, A, Litmathe, J, Gams, E, Sezer, O, Scheid, C, Schiller, W, Welz, A, Dohmen, G, Autschbach, R, Slottosch, I, Wahlers, T, Neuhauser, M.
*Abstract 1847: Prognostic impact of previous percutaneous coronary interventions on coronary artery bypass graft surgery: a multicentric analysis from the german federal State North-Rhine-Westphalia.
Circulation. 2007;116(II):395.

90. Muhlfeld, C, Muller, K, Pallesen, LP, Sandhaus, T, Madershahian, N, Richter, J, Wahlers, T, Wittwer, T, Ochs, M.
Impact of preservation solution on the extent of blood-air barrier damage and edema formation in experimental lung transplantation.
Anat Rec (Hoboken). 2007;290(5):491-500.

91. Picker, SM, Kaleta, T, Hekmat, K, Kampe, S, Gathof, BS.
Antiplatelet therapy preceding coronary artery surgery: implications for bleeding, transfusion requirements and outcome.
Eur J Anaesthesiol. 2007;24(4):332-9.

92. Pielawa, L, Vehling, A, Lauterbach, G, Strauch, J, Hoelscher, U, Wahlers, T.
Antikoagulation mit Citratlösungen für Dialyse und EKZ – Experimentelle Entwicklung eines Regelprogramms zur Citrat-Calcium Regulation.
Kardiotechnik. 2007;16(1):13-15.

93. Rahmanian, PB, Filsoufi, F, Castillo, JG, Adams, DH.
Video-assisted trans-mitral left ventricular false aneurysm repair with a septal occluder.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2007;32(5):799.

94. Rahmanian, PB, Adams, DH, Castillo, JG, Chikwe, J, Bodian, CA, Filsoufi, F.
Impact of body mass index on early outcome and late survival in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting or valve surgery or both.
Am J Cardiol. 2007;100(11):1702-8.

95. Rahmanian, PB, Adams, DH, Castillo, JG, Chikwe, J, Filsoufi, F.
Tracheostomy is not a risk factor for deep sternal wound infection after cardiac surgery.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2007;84(6):1984-91.

96. Rahmanian, PB, Castillo, JG, Salzberg, S, Sanz, J, Filsoufi, F.
Computed tomography angiography is an excellent tool for the diagnosis of congenital coronary artery anomalies: a report of 2 cases.
Heart Surg Forum. 2007;10(2):E99-E101.

97. Rahmanian, PB, Castillo, JG, Sanz, J, Adams, DH, Filsoufi, F.
Cardiac myxoma: preoperative diagnosis using a multimodal imaging approach and surgical outcome in a large contemporary series.
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2007;6(4):479-83.

98. Raidl, M, Sibbing, B, Strauch, J, Muller, K, Nemat, A, Schneider, PM, Hag, H, Erdmann, E, Koch, A.
Impaired TNFalpha-induced VEGF expression in human airway smooth muscle cells from smokers with COPD: role of MAPkinases and histone acetylation--effect of dexamethasone.
Cell Biochem Biophys. 2007;49(2):98-110.

99. Stamm, C, Kleine, HD, Choi, YH, Dunkelmann, S, Lauffs, JA, Lorenzen, B, David, A, Liebold, A, Nienaber, C, Zurakowski, D, Freund, M, Steinhoff, G.
Intramyocardial delivery of CD133+ bone marrow cells and coronary artery bypass grafting for chronic ischemic heart disease: safety and efficacy studies.
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2007;133(3):717-25.

100. Strauch, JT, Lauten, A, Zhang, N, Wahlers, T, Griepp, RB.
Anatomy of spinal cord blood supply in the pig.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2007;83(6):2130-4.

101. Wittwer, T, Franke, UF, Sandhaus, T, Thiene, M, Groetzner, J, Strauch, JT, Wippermann, J, Ochs, M, Muehlfeld, C.
Preischemic iloprost application for improvement of graft preservation: which route is superior in experimental pig lung transplantation: inhaled or intravenous?
Transplant Proc. 2007;39(5):1345-9.

102. Castillo, JG, Adams, DH, Rahmanian, PB, Filsoufi, F.
[Cardiovascular surgery in patients with HIV: epidemiology, current indications, and long-term outcome].
Rev Esp Cardiol. 2008;61(5):480-6.

103. Castillo, JG, Filsoufi, F, Rahmanian, PB, Adams, DH.
Quadruple valve surgery in carcinoid heart disease.
J Card Surg. 2008;23(5):523-5.

104. Castillo, JG, Filsoufi, F, Rahmanian, PB, Anyanwu, A, Zacks, JS, Warner, RR, Adams, DH.
Early and late results of valvular surgery for carcinoid heart disease.
J Am Coll Cardiol. 2008;51(15):1507-9.

105. Choi, YH, Cowan, DB, Nathan, M, Poutias, D, Stamm, C, del Nido, PJ, McGowan, FX, Jr.
Myocardial hypertrophy overrides the angiogenic response to hypoxia.
PLoS One. 2008;3(12):e4042.

106. Colli, A, Verhoye, J-P, Heijmen, R, Strauch, JT, Hyde, JAJ, Pagano, D, Antunes, M, Koertke, H, Ohri, SK, Bail, DHL, Leprince, P, Van Straten, BHM, Gherli, T.
Antithrombotic therapy after bioprosthetic aortic valve replacement: ACTION Registry survey results.
European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery. 2008;33(4):531-536.

107. Dreyer, N, Muhlfeld, C, Fehrenbach, A, Pech, T, von Berg, S, Nagib, R, Richter, J, Wittwer, T, Wahlers, T, Ochs, M.
Exogenous surfactant application in a rat lung ischemia reperfusion injury model: effects on edema formation and alveolar type II cells.
Respir Res. 2008;9:5.

108. Filsoufi, F, Rahmanian, PB, Castillo, JG, Chikwe, J, Adams, DH.
Logistic risk model predicting postoperative respiratory failure in patients undergoing valve surgery.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2008;34(5):953-9.

109. Filsoufi, F, Rahmanian, PB, Castillo, JG, Chikwe, J, Adams, DH.
Predictors and early and late outcomes of respiratory failure in contemporary cardiac surgery.
Chest. 2008;133(3):713-21.

110. Filsoufi, F, Rahmanian, PB, Castillo, JG, Chikwe, J, Carpentier, A, Adams, DH.
Early and late outcomes of cardiac surgery in patients with moderate to severe preoperative renal dysfunction without dialysis.
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2008;7(1):90-5.

111. Filsoufi, F, Rahmanian, PB, Castillo, JG, Chikwe, J, Silvay, G, Adams, DH.
Excellent early and late outcomes of aortic valve replacement in people aged 80 and older.
J Am Geriatr Soc. 2008;56(2):255-61.

112. Filsoufi, F, Rahmanian, PB, Castillo, JG, Kahn, RA, Fischer, G, Adams, DH.
Clopidogrel treatment before coronary artery bypass graft surgery increases postoperative morbidity and blood product requirements.
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2008;22(1):60-6.

113. Filsoufi, F, Rahmanian, PB, Castillo, JG, Silvay, G, Carpentier, A, Adams, DH.
Predictors and early and late outcomes of dialysis-dependent patients in contemporary cardiac surgery.
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2008;22(4):522-9.

114. Filsoufi, F, Rahmanian, PB, Salzberg, S, von Harbou, K, Bodian, CA, Adams, DH.
B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) in patients undergoing mitral valve surgery.
J Card Surg. 2008;23(6):600-5.

115. Filsoufi, F, Chikwe, J, Castillo, JG, Rahmanian, PB, Vassalotti, J, Adams, DH.
Prosthesis type has minimal impact on survival after valve surgery in patients with moderate to end-stage renal failure.
Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2008;23(11):3613-21.

116. Filsoufi, F, Jouan, J, Chilkwe, J, Rahmanian, PR, Castillo, J, Carpentier, AF, Adams, DH.
Results and predictors of early and late outcome of coronary artery bypass graft surgery in patients with ejection fraction less than 20%.
Arch Cardiovasc Dis. 2008;101(9):547-56.

117. Filsoufi, F, Rahmanian, PB, Castillo, JG, Bronster, D, Adams, DH.
Incidence, imaging analysis, and early and late outcomes of stroke after cardiac valve operation.
Am J Cardiol. 2008;101(10):1472-8.

118. Filsoufi, F, Rahmanian, PB, Castillo, JG, Bronster, D, Adams, DH.
Incidence, topography, predictors and long-term survival after stroke in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2008;85(3):862-70.

119. Groetzner, J, Kaczmarek, I, Wittwer, T, Strauch, J, Meiser, B, Wahlers, T, Daebritz, S, Reichart, B.
Caspofungin as first-line therapy for the treatment of invasive aspergillosis after thoracic organ transplantation.
J Heart Lung Transplant. 2008;27(1):1-6.

120. Liakopoulos, OJ, Wassmer, G, Wahlers, T.
Still without impact on adverse post-operative outcomes: pre-operative statin therapy in patients undergoing cardiac surgery: reply.
Eur Heart J. 2008;29(19):2444-2445.

121. Liakopoulos, OJ, Wassmer, G, Wahlers, T.
Impact of preoperative statin therapy on adverse postoperative outcomes in patients undergoing cardiac surgery: a meta-analysis of over 30 000 patients: reply.
Eur Heart J. 2008;29(19):2443-2444.

122. Liakopoulos, OJ, Choi, YH, Haldenwang, PL, Strauch, J, Wittwer, T, Dorge, H, Stamm, C, Wassmer, G, Wahlers, T.
Impact of preoperative statin therapy on adverse postoperative outcomes in patients undergoing cardiac surgery: a meta-analysis of over 30,000 patients.
Eur Heart J. 2008;29(12):1548-59.

123. Madershahian, N, Strauch, J, Seifert, H, Herrmann, G, Wahlers, T.
Pyoderma gangrenosum following cardiac surgery.
J Card Surg. 2008;23(5):551.

124. Madershahian, N, Wittwer, T, Strauch, J, Wippermann, J, Rahmanian, P, Franke, UF, Wahlers, T.
Kinetic of procalcitonin in the early postoperative course following heart transplantation.
J Card Surg. 2008;23(5):468-73.

125. Michels, G, Brandt, MC, Zagidullin, N, Khan, IF, Larbig, R, van Aaken, S, Wippermann, J, Hoppe, UC.
Direct evidence for calcium conductance of hyperpolarization-activated cyclic nucleotide-gated channels and human native If at physiological calcium concentrations.
Cardiovasc Res. 2008;78(3):466-75.

126. Rahmanian, PB, Filsoufi, F, Salzberg, S, Coppolino, A, Castillo, JG, Adams, DH.
Surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation using cryothermy in patients undergoing mitral valve surgery.
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2008;7(6):990-5.

127. Rahmanian, PB, Castillo, JG, Mehta, D, Adams, DH, Filsoufi, F.
Epicardial pulmonary vein isolation: a long-term histologic and imaging animal study comparing cryothermy versus radiofrequency.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2008;86(3):849-56.

128. Rahmanian, PB, Adams, DH, Castillo, JG, Vassalotti, J, Filsoufi, F.
Early and late outcome of cardiac surgery in dialysis-dependent patients: single-center experience with 245 consecutive patients.
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2008;135(4):915-22.

129. Rahmanian, PB, Filsoufi, F, Castillo, JG, Zaku, B, Chikwe, J, Carpentier, A, Adams, DH.
Predicting postoperative renal failure requiring dialysis, and an analysis of long-term outcome in patients undergoing valve surgery.
J Heart Valve Dis. 2008;17(6):657-65.

130. Reuter, H, Gronke, S, Adam, C, Ribati, M, Brabender, J, Zobel, C, Frank, KF, Wippermann, J, Schwinger, RH, Brixius, K, Muller-Ehmsen, J.
Sarcoplasmic Ca2+ release is prolonged in nonfailing myocardium of diabetic patients.
Mol Cell Biochem. 2008;308(1-2):141-9.

131. Schmitto, J, Grossmann, M, Kubbe, E, Liakopoulos, O, Popov, A, Mirzaie, M, Seipelt, R, Schöndube, F.
Norman Edward Shumway – Pionier der Herzchirurgie (9. Februar 1923 bis 10. Februar 2006).
Herz. 2008;33(5):386-388.

132. Sreeram, N, Gass, M, Apitz, C, Ziemer, G, Hofbeck, M, Emmel, M, Brockmeier, K, Hitchcock, F, Bennink, G.
The diagnostic yield from implantable loop recorders in children and young adults.
Clin Res Cardiol. 2008;97(5):327-33.

133. Sreeram, N, Emmel, M, Ben-Mime, L, Brockmeier, K, Bennink, G.
Transcatheter recanalization of acutely occluded modified systemic to pulmonary artery shunts in infancy.
Clin Res Cardiol. 2008;97(3):181-6.

134. Sreeram, N, Emmel, M, Ben Mime, L, Brockmeier, K, Bennink, G.
Perioperative placement of stents for relief of proximal pulmonary arterial stenoses in infants.
Cardiol Young. 2008;18(2):158-64.

135. Sreeram, N, Emmel, M, Bennink, G.
Atrioventricular block following implantation of a stent in the oval fossa.
Cardiol Young. 2008;18(6):638-40.

136. Sreeram, N, Emmel, M, Trieschmann, U, Brockmeier, K, Bennink, G.
Pulmonary vein stents in infants and children: is there lasting benefit?
Clinical Research in Cardiology. 2008;97(7):463-466.

137. Strauch, JT, Madershahian, N, Haldenwang, P, Wahlers, T.
Case of left atrial metastasis of a sarcomatoid carcinoma.
Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2008;56(8):485-6.
138. Strauch, JT, Madershahian, N, Wahlers, T.
Diagnostic image investigation of a left atrial metastasis of sarcomatoid renal cell carcinoma.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2008;33(1):110.

139. Strauch, JT, Wippermann, J, Krep, H, Wahlers, T.
Subannular perforation after long-lasting aortic valve replacement mimicking mitral insufficiency.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2008;85(1):311-3.

140. Teschendorf, P, Padosch, SA, Spohr, F, Albertsmeier, M, Schneider, A, Vogel, P, Choi, YH, Bottiger, BW, Popp, E.
Time course of caspase activation in selectively vulnerable brain areas following global cerebral ischemia due to cardiac arrest in rats.
Neurosci Lett. 2008;448(2):194-9.

141. Vallböhmer, D, Kuhn, E, Warnecke-Eberz, U, Brabender, J, Hoffmann, AC, Metzger, R, Baldus, SE, Drebber, U, Hoelscher, AH, Schneider, PM.
Failure in downregulation of intratumoral survivin expression following neoadjuvant chemoradiation in esophageal cancer.
Pharmacogenomics. 2008;9(6):681-690.

142. Wippermann, J, Bennink, G, Wittwer, T, Madershahian, N, Ortmann, C, Wahlers, T.
Reversal of myocardial dysfunction due to brain injury.
Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2008;16(3):e30-1.

143. Wittwer, T, Wahlers, T.
Marginal donor grafts in heart transplantation: lessons learned from 25 years of experience.
Transpl Int. 2008;21(2):113-25.

144. Wittwer, T, Schmitz, ML.
NIK and Cot cooperate to trigger NF-kappaB p65 phosphorylation.
Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2008;371(2):294-7.

145. Castillo, JG, Filsoufi, F, Rahmanian, PB, Zacks, JS, Warner, RR, Adams, DH.
Early bioprosthetic valve deterioration after carcinoid plaque deposition.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2009;87(1):321.

146. Charitos, EI, Hanke, T, Stierle, U, Robinson, DR, Bogers, AJ, Hemmer, W, Bechtel, M, Misfeld, M, Gorski, A, Boehm, JO, Rein, JG, Botha, CA, Lange, R, Hoerer, J, Moritz, A, Wahlers, T, Franke, UF, Breuer, M, Ferrari-Kuehne, K, Hetzer, R, Huebler, M, Ziemer, G, Takkenberg, JJ, Sievers, HH.
Autograft reinforcement to preserve autograft function after the ross procedure: a report from the german-dutch ross registry.
Circulation. 2009;120(11 Suppl):S146-54.

147. Chikwe, J, Croft, LB, Goldstone, AB, Castillo, JG, Rahmanian, PB, Adams, DH, Filsoufi, F.
Comparison of the results of aortic valve replacement with or without concomitant coronary artery bypass grafting in patients with left ventricular ejection fraction < or =30% versus patients with ejection fraction >30%.
Am J Cardiol. 2009;104(12):1717-21.

148. Choi, Y-H, Cowan, DB, Moran, AM, Colan, SD, Stamm, C, Takeuchi, K, Friehs, I, del Nido, PJ, McGowan Jr, FX.
Myocyte apoptosis occurs early during the development of pressure-overload hypertrophy in infant myocardium.
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009;137(6):1356-1362.e3.

149. Er, F, Gassanov, N, Brandt, MC, Madershahian, N, Hoppe, UC.
Impact of dihydrotestosterone on L-type calcium channels in human ventricular cardiomyocytes.
Endocr Res. 2009;34(3):59-67.

150. Filsoufi, F, Castillo, JG, Rahmanian, PB, Broumand, SR, Silvay, G, Carpentier, A, Adams, DH.
Epidemiology of deep sternal wound infection in cardiac surgery.
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2009;23(4):488-94.

151. Geng, H, Wittwer, T, Dittrich-Breiholz, O, Kracht, M, Schmitz, ML.
Phosphorylation of NF-kappaB p65 at Ser468 controls its COMMD1-dependent ubiquitination and target gene-specific proteasomal elimination.
EMBO Rep. 2009;10(4):381-6.

152. Groetzner, J, Kaczmarek, I, Schulz, U, Stegemann, E, Kaiser, K, Wittwer, T, Schirmer, J, Voss, M, Strauch, J, Wahlers, T, Sohn, HY, Wagner, F, Tenderich, G, Stempfle, HU, Mueller-Ehmsen, J, Schmid, C, Vogeser, M, Koch, KC, Reichenspurner, H, Daebritz, S, Meiser, B, Reichart, B.
Mycophenolate and sirolimus as calcineurin inhibitor-free immunosuppression improves renal function better than calcineurin inhibitor-reduction in late cardiac transplant recipients with chronic renal failure.
Transplantation. 2009;87(5):726-33.

153. Hauck, C, Potter, T, Bartz, M, Wittwer, T, Wahlers, T, Mehlhorn, U, Scheiner-Bobis, G, McDonough, AA, Bloch, W, Schwinger, RH, Muller-Ehmsen, J.
Isoform specificity of cardiac glycosides binding to human Na+,K+-ATPase alpha1beta1, alpha2beta1 and alpha3beta1.
Eur J Pharmacol. 2009;622(1-3):7-14.

154. Ho, JK, Liakopoulos, OJ, Crowley, R, Yezbick, AB, Sanchez, E, Shivkumar, K, Mahajan, A.
In vivo detection of myocardial ischemia in pigs using visible light spectroscopy.
Anesth Analg. 2009;108(4):1185-92.

155. Hoppe, UC, Brandt, MC, Degen, H, Dodos, F, Schneider, T, Stoepel, C, Kroener, A, Haude, M.
Percutaneous mitral annuloplasty device leaves free access to cardiac veins for resynchronization therapy.
Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2009;74(3):506-11.

156. Knobloch, J, Peters, H, Jungck, D, Muller, K, Strauch, J, Koch, A.
TNFalpha-induced GM-CSF release from human airway smooth muscle cells depends on activation of an ET-1 autoregulatory positive feedback mechanism.
Thorax. 2009;64(12):1044-52.

157. Lauten, A, Majos, E, Muhlich, A, Wahlers, T, Weider, S, Fischer, JH, Figulla, HR, Bloch, W.
Ischemia-reperfusion injury activates early extracellular matrix processing and expression of endostatin in the heart with differential effects of temperature.
Basic Res Cardiol. 2009;104(5):559-69.

158. Liakopoulos, OJ, Choi, YH, Kuhn, EW, Wittwer, T, Borys, M, Madershahian, N, Wassmer, G, Wahlers, T.
Statins for prevention of atrial fibrillation after cardiac surgery: a systematic literature review.
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009;138(3):678-686 e1.

159. Madershahian, N, Liakopoulos, OJ, Wittwer, T, Wippermann, J, Kuhn-Regnier, F, Naraghi, H, Wahlers, T.
Temporary epicardial ventricular stimulation in patients with atrial fibrillation: acute effects of ventricular pacing site on bypass graft flows.
J Card Surg. 2009;24(4):424-8.

160. Madershahian, N, Liakopoulos, OJ, Wippermann, J, Salehi-Gilani, S, Wittwer, T, Choi, YH, Naraghi, H, Wahlers, T.
The impact of intraaortic balloon counterpulsation on bypass graft flow in patients with peripheral ECMO.
J Card Surg. 2009;24(3):265-8.

161. Madershahian, N, Kuhn-Regnier, F, Mime, LB, Slottosch, I, Langebartels, G, Sindhu, D, Wahlers, T.
A loose cannon: free-floating thrombus in ascending aorta.
J Card Surg. 2009;24(2):198-9.

162. Madershahian, N, Wippermann, J, Sindhu, D, Wahlers, T.
Unilateral re-expansion pulmonary edema: a rare complication following one-lung ventilation for minimal invasive mitral valve reconstruction.
J Card Surg. 2009;24(6):693-4.

163. Massoudy, P, Thielmann, M, Lehmann, N, Marr, A, Kleikamp, G, Maleszka, A, Zittermann, A, Korfer, R, Radu, M, Krian, A, Litmathe, J, Gams, E, Sezer, O, Scheld, H, Schiller, W, Welz, A, Dohmen, G, Autschbach, R, Slottosch, I, Wahlers, T, Neuhauser, M, Jockel, KH, Jakob, H.
Impact of prior percutaneous coronary intervention on the outcome of coronary artery bypass surgery: a multicenter analysis.
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009;137(4):840-5.

164. Michels, G, Khan, IF, Endres-Becker, J, Rottlaender, D, Herzig, S, Ruhparwar, A, Wahlers, T, Hoppe, UC.
Regulation of the human cardiac mitochondrial Ca2+ uptake by 2 different voltage-gated Ca2+ channels.
Circulation. 2009;119(18):2435-43.

165. Muhlfeld, C, Schaefer, IM, Becker, L, Bussinger, C, Vollroth, M, Bosch, A, Nagib, R, Madershahian, N, Richter, J, Wahlers, T, Wittwer, T, Ochs, M.
Pre-ischaemic exogenous surfactant reduces pulmonary injury in rat ischaemia/reperfusion.
Eur Respir J. 2009;33(3):625-33.

166. Nasseri, BA, Kukucka, M, Dandel, M, Knosalla, C, Choi, YH, Ebell, W, Hetzer, R, Stamm, C.
Two-dimensional speckle tracking strain analysis for efficacy assessment of myocardial cell therapy.
Cell Transplant. 2009;18(3):361-70.

167. Paul, C, Marohl, S, Loick, G, Bottiger, BW, Madershahian, N, Wippermann, J.
[Cave canulam et dilatationem. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation and surgical repair of a vessel perforation following central venous catheterization].
Anaesthesist. 2009;58(10):1005-9.

168. Potter, T, Hauck, C, Pocas, ES, Diedrichs, H, Adam, C, Reuter, H, Wittwer, T, Wahlers, T, da Silva, AJ, Costa, PR, Noel, F, Muller-Ehmsen, J.
Inhibition of the alpha1beta1 isoform of the Na, K-ATPase by 8-methoxycoumestrol without positive inotropic effect in human myocardium--novel aspects of cardiac glycoside pharmacology.
J Cardiovasc Pharmacol. 2009;54(1):10-5.

169. Rahmanian, PB, Adams, DH, Castillo, JG, Silvay, G, Filsoufi, F.
Excellent results of cardiac surgery in patients with previous kidney transplantation.
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2009;23(1):8-13.

170. Scherner, M, Strauch, JT, Haldenwang, PL, Baer, F, Wahlers, T.
Successful transapical aortic valve replacement in a patient with a previous mechanical mitral valve replacement.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2009;88(5):1662-3.

171. Stamm, C, Nasseri, B, Choi, YH, Hetzer, R.
Cell therapy for heart disease: great expectations, as yet unmet.
Heart Lung Circ. 2009;18(4):245-56.

172. Stamm, C, Choi, YH, Nasseri, B, Hetzer, R.
A heart full of stem cells: the spectrum of myocardial progenitor cells in the postnatal heart.
Ther Adv Cardiovasc Dis. 2009;3(3):215-29.

173. Strauch, J, Haldenwang, P, Lauten, A, Wahlers, T.
Antegrade selektive Hirnperfusion – ein neuroprotektives Verfahren in der thorakalen Aortenchirurgie.
Zeitschrift für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie. 2009;23(1):41-49.

174. Strauch, JT, Kuhn, E, Haldenwang, PL, Wahlers, T.
Pulmonary trunk perforation during transapical minimal invasive aortic valve replacement.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2009;35(6):1094-5.

175. Strauch, JT, Haldenwang, PL, Mullem, K, Schmalz, M, Liakopoulos, O, Christ, H, Fischer, JH, Wahlers, T.
Temperature dependence of cerebral blood flow for isolated regions of the brain during selective cerebral perfusion in pigs.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2009;88(5):1506-13.

176. Wippermann, J, Schumann, D, Klemm, D, Kosmehl, H, Salehi-Gelani, S, Wahlers, T.
Preliminary results of small arterial substitute performed with a new cylindrical biomaterial composed of bacterial cellulose.
Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2009;37(5):592-6.

177. Badreldin, A, Kroener, A, Kamiya, H, Lichtenberg, A, Hekmat, K.
Effect of clopidogrel on perioperative blood loss and transfusion in coronary artery bypass graft surgery.
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2010;10(1):48-52.

178. Badreldin, AM, Kroener, A, Heldwein, MB, Doerr, F, Vogt, H, Ismail, MM, Bossert, T, Hekmat, K.
Prognostic value of daily cardiac surgery score (CASUS) and its derivatives in cardiac surgery patients.
Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010;58(7):392-7.

179. Bennink, G.
Invited commentary.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2010;90(5):1591-2.

180. Butte, N, Bottiger, BW, Liakopoulos, O, Teschendorf, P.
[New aspects of perioperative statin therapy].
Anaesthesist. 2010;59(6):539-48.

181. Carl, M, Alms, A, Braun, J, Dongas, A, Erb, J, Goetz, A, Goepfert, M, Gogarten, W, Grosse, J, Heller, AR, Heringlake, M, Kastrup, M, Kroener, A, Loer, SA, Marggraf, G, Markewitz, A, Reuter, D, Schmitt, DV, Schirmer, U, Wiesenack, C, Zwissler, B, Spies, C.
S3 guidelines for intensive care in cardiac surgery patients: hemodynamic monitoring and cardiocirculary system.
Ger Med Sci. 2010;8:Doc12.

182. Chikwe, J, Castillo, JG, Rahmanian, PB, Akujuo, A, Adams, DH, Filsoufi, F.
The impact of moderate-to-end-stage renal failure on outcomes after coronary artery bypass graft surgery.
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2010;24(4):574-9.

183. Choi, YH, Cowan, DB, Wahlers, TC, Hetzer, R, Del Nido, PJ, Stamm, C.
Calcium sensitisation impairs diastolic relaxation in post-ischaemic myocardium: implications for the use of Ca(2+) sensitising inotropes after cardiac surgery.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2010;37(2):376-83.

184. Choi, YH, Neef, K, Reher, M, Liakopoulos, OJ, Zeriouh, M, Wittwer, T, Stamm, C, Madershahian, N, Teschendorf, P, Wahlers, T.
The influence of pre-operative risk on the number of circulating endothelial progenitor cells during cardiopulmonary bypass.
Cytotherapy. 2010;12(1):79-87.

185. Franke, UF, Isecke, A, Nagib, R, Breuer, M, Wippermann, J, Tigges-Limmer, K, Wahlers, T.
Quality of life after aortic root surgery: reimplantation technique versus composite replacement.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2010;90(6):1869-75.

186. Haldenwang, PL, Strauch, JT, Amann, I, Klein, T, Sterner-Kock, A, Christ, H, Wahlers, T.
Impact of pump flow rate during selective cerebral perfusion on cerebral hemodynamics and metabolism.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2010;90(6):1975-84.

187. Haldenwang, PL, Strauch, JT, Hoppe, U, Muller-Ehmsen, J, Gawenda, M, Wahlers, T.
Transapical valve implantation after David operation and stenting of the descending aorta.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2010;90(6):2035-7.

188. Haldenwang, PL, Strauch, JT, Mullem, K, Reiter, H, Liakopoulos, O, Fischer, JH, Christ, H, Wahlers, T.
Effect of pressure management during hypothermic selective cerebral perfusion on cerebral hemodynamics and metabolism in pigs.
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010;139(6):1623-31.

189. Hekmat, K, Doerr, F, Kroener, A, Heldwein, M, Bossert, T, Badreldin, AM, Lichtenberg, A.
Prediction of mortality in intensive care unit cardiac surgical patients.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2010;38(1):104-9.

190. Klotz, S, Meyns, B, Simon, A, Wittwer, T, Rahmanian, P, Schlensak, C, Tjan, TT, Scheld, HH, Burkhoff, D.
Partial mechanical long-term support with the CircuLite Synergy pump as bridge-to-transplant in congestive heart failure.
Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010;58 Suppl 2:S173-8.

191. Knobloch, J, Sibbing, B, Jungck, D, Lin, Y, Urban, K, Stoelben, E, Strauch, J, Koch, A.
Resveratrol impairs the release of steroid-resistant inflammatory cytokines from human airway smooth muscle cells in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2010;335(3):788-98.

192. Kuhl, T, Langebartels, G, Madershahian, N, Wahlers, T.
[Extracorporeal life support given to a 16-year-old girl with cystic fibrosis, candida pneumonia and acute respiratory distress syndrome].
Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 2010;135(42):2071-5.

193. Kuhn, EW, Liakopoulos, OJ, Borys, MJ, Haldenwang, PL, Strauch, JT, Madershahian, N, Choi, YH, Wahlers, T.
Statins improve surgical ablation outcomes for atrial fibrillation in patients undergoing concomitant cardiac surgery.
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2010;11(1):24-8.

194. Liakopoulos, OJ, Kuhn, EW, Choi, YH, Chang, W, Wittwer, T, Madershahian, N, Wassmer, G, Wahlers, T.
Myocardial protection in cardiac surgery patients requiring prolonged aortic cross-clamp times: a single-center evaluation of clinical outcomes comparing two blood cardioplegic strategies.
J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 2010;51(6):895-905.

195. Liakopoulos, OJ, Ho, JK, Yezbick, AB, Sanchez, E, Singh, V, Mahajan, A.
Right ventricular failure resulting from pressure overload: role of intra-aortic balloon counterpulsation and vasopressor therapy.
J Surg Res. 2010;164(1):58-66.

196. Madershahian, N, Wippermann, J, Wahlers, T.
The bite of the lead: multiorgan perforation by an active-fixation permanent pacemaker lead.
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2010;11(1):93-4.

197. Marcus, HE, Bonkat, E, Dagtekin, O, Schier, R, Petzke, F, Wippermann, J, Bottiger, BW, Teschendorf, P.
The impact of Trendelenburg position and positive end-expiratory pressure on the internal jugular cross-sectional area.
Anesth Analg. 2010;111(2):432-6.

198. Muhlfeld, C, Becker, L, Bussinger, C, Vollroth, M, Nagib, R, Schaefer, IM, Knudsen, L, Richter, J, Madershahian, N, Wahlers, T, Wittwer, T, Ochs, M.
Exogenous surfactant in ischemia/reperfusion: effects on endogenous surfactant pools.
J Heart Lung Transplant. 2010;29(3):327-34.

199. Nia, AM, Gassanov, N, Schmidt, M, Kuhn-Regnier, F, Erdmann, E, Er, F.
Rare cause for sudden right heart failure.
ScientificWorldJournal. 2010;10:1996-8.

200. Pfister, R, Wahlers, T, Baer, FM, Scherner, M, Strauch, J, Erdmann, E.
Utility of NT-pro-BNP in patients undergoing transapical aortic valve replacement.
Clin Res Cardiol. 2010;99(5):301-7.

201. Rahmanian, PB, Adams, DH, Castillo, JG, Carpentier, A, Filsoufi, F.
Predicting hospital mortality and analysis of long-term survival after major noncardiac complications in cardiac surgery patients.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2010;90(4):1221-9.

202. Rahmanian, PB, Strauch, JT, Wahlers, T.
Mitralklappenersatz mit Erhalt des subvalvulären Apparats.
Zeitschrift für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie. 2010;24(2):83-90.

203. Schaub, S.
Qualitativer Vergleich des minimierten EKZ-Systems ROCsafeRX mit zwei konventionellen EKZ-Systemen unter Betrachtung spezieller peri- und postoperativer Parameter bei Bypass-Operationen.
Kardiotechnik. 2010;19(4):98-102.

204. Sievers, HH, Stierle, U, Charitos, EI, Hanke, T, Misfeld, M, Matthias Bechtel, JF, Gorski, A, Franke, UF, Graf, B, Robinson, DR, Bogers, AJ, Dodge-Khatami, A, Boehm, JO, Rein, JG, Botha, CA, Lange, R, Hoerer, J, Moritz, A, Wahlers, T, Breuer, M, Ferrari-Kuehne, K, Hetzer, R, Huebler, M, Ziemer, G, Takkenberg, JJ, Hemmer, W.
Major adverse cardiac and cerebrovascular events after the Ross procedure: a report from the German-Dutch Ross Registry.
Circulation. 2010;122(11 Suppl):S216-23.

205. Sreeram, N, Emmel, M, Trieschmann, U, Kruessell, M, Brockmeier, K, Mime, LB, Bennink, G.
Reopening acutely occluded cavopulmonary connections in infants and children.
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2010;10(3):383-8.

206. Stamm, C, Klose, K, Choi, YH.
Clinical application of stem cells in the cardiovascular system.
Adv Biochem Eng Biotechnol. 2010;123:293-317.

207. Strauch, JT, Scherner, MP, Haldenwang, PL, Pfister, R, Kuhn, EW, Madershahian, N, Rahmanian, P, Wippermann, J, Wahlers, T.
Minimally invasive transapical aortic valve implantation and the risk of acute kidney injury.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2010;89(2):465-70.

208. Wilkens, H, Lang, I, Behr, J, Berghaus, T, Grohe, C, Guth, S, Hoeper, MM, Kramm, T, Kruger, U, Langer, F, Schafers, HJ, Schmidt, M, Seyfarth, HJ, Wahlers, T, Worth, H, Mayer, E.
[Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension: recommendations of the Cologne Consensus Conference 2010].
Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 2010;135 Suppl 3:S125-30.

209. Wippermann, J.
Gefäße aus Papier?
Zeitschrift für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie. 2010;24(4):251-256.

210. Wippermann, J, Hoppe, UC, Sreeram, N, Wahlers, T.
Failed closure of a ventricular septal defect with an Amplatzer occluder.
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2010;10(2):320-1.

211. Wippermann, J, Wahlers, T.
[Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTPH) - Disease pattern and surgical options].
Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 2010;135(19):980-4.

212. Wittwer, T.
[Low INR-levels in certain mechanical heart valves?].
Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 2010;135(8):366.

213. Adelmann, R, Windfuhr, A, Bennink, G, Emmel, M, Sreeram, N.
Extended applications of the Amplatzer vascular plug IV in infants.
Cardiol Young. 2011;21(2):178-81.

214. Brandt, MC, Madershahian, N, Velden, R, Hoppe, UC.
Baroreflex activation as a novel therapeutic strategy for diastolic heart failure.
Clin Res Cardiol. 2011;100(3):249-51.

215. Choi, YH, Kurtz, A, Stamm, C.
Mesenchymal stem cells for cardiac cell therapy.
Hum Gene Ther. 2011;22(1):3-17.

216. Choi, YH, Saric, T, Nasseri, B, Huhn, S, Van Linthout, S, Hetzer, R, Tschope, C, Stamm, C.
Cardiac cell therapies: the next generation.
Cardiovasc Ther. 2011;29(1):2-16.

217. Choi, YH, Nasseri, B, Stamm, C.
Cardiac Cell Therapy and Bypass Surgery.
Curr Pharm Des. 2011;17(30):3348-55.

218. Falk, V, Walther, T, Schwammenthal, E, Strauch, J, Aicher, D, Wahlers, T, Schafers, J, Linke, A, Mohr, FW.
Transapical aortic valve implantation with a self-expanding anatomically oriented valve.
Eur Heart J. 2011;32(7):878-87.

219. Knudsen, L, Waizy, H, Fehrenbach, H, Richter, J, Wahlers, T, Wittwer, T, Ochs, M.
Ultrastructural changes of the intracellular surfactant pool in a rat model of lung transplantation-related events.
Respir Res. 2011;12:79.

220. Kuhn, EW, Liakopoulos, OJ, Choi, YH, Wahlers, T.
Current evidence for perioperative statins in cardiac surgery.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2011;92(1):372-9.

221. Li, H, Wittwer, T, Weber, A, Schneider, H, Moreno, R, Maine, GN, Kracht, M, Schmitz, ML, Burstein, E.
Regulation of NF-kappaB activity by competition between RelA acetylation and ubiquitination.
Oncogene. 2011.

222. Liakopoulos, OJ, Hristov, N, Buckberg, GD, Triana, J, Trummer, G, Allen, BS.
Resuscitation after prolonged cardiac arrest: effects of cardiopulmonary bypass and sodium-hydrogen exchange inhibition on myocardial and neurological recovery.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2011;40(4):978-84.

223. Madershahian, N, Salehi-Gilani, S, Naraghi, H, Stoeger, E, Wahlers, T.
Biventricular decompression by trans-septal positioning of venous ECMO cannula through patent foramen ovale.
J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 2011.

224. Madershahian, N, Wippermann, J, Liakopoulos, O, Wittwer, T, Kuhn, E, Er, F, Hoppe, U, Wahlers, T.
The acute effect of IABP-induced pulsatility on coronary vascular resistance and graft flow in critical ill patients during ECMO.
J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 2011;52(3):411-8.

225. Meyns, BP, Simon, A, Klotz, S, Wittwer, T, Schlensak, C, Rega, F, Burkhoff, D.
Clinical benefits of partial circulatory support in New York Heart Association Class IIIB and Early Class IV patients.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2011;39(5):693-8.

226. Rahmanian, PB, Kwiecien, G, Langebartels, G, Madershahian, N, Wittwer, T, Wahlers, T.
Logistic risk model predicting postoperative renal failure requiring dialysis in cardiac surgery patients.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2011;40(3):701-7.

227. Renner, F, Saul, VV, Pagenstecher, A, Wittwer, T, Schmitz, ML.
Inducible SUMO modification of TANK alleviates its repression of TLR7 signalling.
EMBO Rep. 2011;12(2):129-35.

228. Sreeram, N, Ben Mime, L, Bennink, G.
Pericardial patch valve in the tricuspid position in an infant.
Cardiol Young. 2011;21(4):458-9.

229. Wittwer,T, Choi, YH, Neef, K, Schink, M, Sabashnikov, A, Wahlers, T
Off-pump or minimized on-pump coronary surgery-initial experience with Circulating Endothelial Cells (CEC) as a supersentive marker of tissue damage
J. of Cardiothoracic Surgery 2011

230. Wilkens, H, Lang, I, Bahr, J, Berghaus, T, Grohe, C, Guth, S, Hoeper MM, Kramm, T, Krüger, U, Langer, F, Rosenkranz S, Schäfers, HJ, Schmidt, M, Seyfarth HJ, Wahlers, T, Worth, H, Mayer E.,
Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH):
Updated Recommendations of the Cologne Consensus Conference 2011

231. Wilkens, H, Lang, I, Behr, J, Berghaus, T, Grohe, C, Guth, S, Hoeper, MM, Kramm, T, Kruger, U, Langer, F, Rosenkranz, S, Schafers, HJ, Schmidt, M, Seyfarth, HJ, Wahlers, T, Worth, H, Mayer, E.
Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH): updated Recommendations of the Cologne Consensus Conference 2011.
Int J Cardiol. 2011;154 Suppl 1:S54-60.

232. Scherner, M, Madershahian, N, Strauch JT, Wippermann J, Wahlers T
Transapical Valve Implantation and Resuscitation Risk of Valve Destruction
Ann Thorac Surg 2011; 92:1909-10

233. Madershahian, N, Scherner, M, Liakopoulos O, Rahmanian, P, Kuhn, E, Hellmich, M, Mueller-Ehmsen J, Wahlers T
Renal impairment and transapical aortic valve implantation: impact of contrast medium dose on kidney function and survival
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2011 Dec 26.

234. Vitinius, F, Reklat, A, Muller-Ehmsen, J, Wahlers, T, Wittwer, T, Albus, C.
Heart-transplantation: Prevalence of psychiatric comorbidity and predicting adherence to therapy after HTx-preliminary results of a prospective longitudinal study.
J Psychosom Res. 2011;70(6):621-621.

235. Heldwein, MB, Badreldin, AM, Doerr, F, Lehmann, T, Bayer, O, Doenst, T, Hekmat, K.
Logistic Organ Dysfunction Score (LODS): a reliable postoperative risk management score also in cardiac surgical patients?
J Cardiothorac Surg. 2011;6:110.

236. Lupu, M, Khalil, M, Andrei, E, Iordache, F, Pfannkuche, K, Neef, K, Georgescu, A, Buzila, C, Brockmeier, K, Maniu, H, Hescheler, J.
Integration properties of Wharton's jelly-derived novel mesenchymal stem cells into ventricular slices of murine hearts.
Cell Physiol Biochem. 2011;28(1):63-76.

237. Emmel, M, Bennink, G, Meila, D, Brassel, F.
Coarctation of the aorta and vein of Galen malformation - treatment considerations in a severely compromised patient.
Cardiol Young. 2011:1-4.

238. Choi, YH, Kurtz, A, Stamm, C.
Mesenchymal stem cells for cardiac cell therapy.
Hum Gene Ther. 2011;22(1):3-17.

239. Sarkis, V, Sreeram, N, Trieschmann, U, Ben Mime, L, Bennink, G.
Comparison of arrhythmia incidence after the extracardiac conduit versus the intracardiac lateral tunnel Fontan completion.
Int J Cardiol. 2011;146(2):258-9.

240. Bissels, U, Wild, S, Tomiuk, S, Hafner, M, Scheel, H, Mihailovic, A, Choi, YH, Tuschl, T, Bosio, A.
Combined characterization of microRNA and mRNA profiles delineates early differentiation pathways of CD133+ and CD34+ hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells.
Stem Cells. 2011;29(5):847-57.

241. Badreldin, AM, Doerr, F, Ismail, MM, Heldwein, MB, Lehmann, T, Bayer, O, Doenst, T, Hekmat, K.
Comparison between Sequential Organ Failure Assessment score (SOFA) and Cardiac Surgery Score (CASUS) for mortality prediction after cardiac surgery.
The Thoracic and cardiovascular surgeon. 2012;60(1):35-42.

242. Knudsen, L, Boxler, L, Muhlfeld, C, Schaefer, IM, Becker, L, Bussinger, C, von Stietencron, I, Madershahian, N, Richter, J, Wahlers, T, Wittwer, T, Ochs, M.
Lung preservation in experimental ischemia/reperfusion injury and lung transplantation: a comparison of natural and synthetic surfactants.
J Heart Lung Transplant. 2012;31(1):85-93.

243. Motloch, LJ, Reda, S, Rottlaender, D, Khatib, R, Muller-Ehmsen, J, Seck, C, Strauch, J, Madershahian, N, Erdmann, E, Wahlers, T, Hoppe, UC.
Postprocedural atrial fibrillation after transcatheter aortic valve implantation versus surgical aortic valve replacement.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2012;93(1):124-31.

244. Motloch, LJ, Rottlaender, D, Reda, S, Larbig, R, Bruns, M, Muller-Ehmsen, J, Strauch, J, Madershahian, N, Erdmann, E, Wahlers, T, Hoppe, UC.
Local versus general anesthesia for transfemoral aortic valve implantation.
Clin Res Cardiol. 2012;101(1):45-53.

245. Walther, T, Thielmann, M, Kempfert, J, Schroefel, H, Wimmer-Greinecker, G, Treede, H, Wahlers, T, Wendler,O.
PREVAIL TRANSAPICAL: multicentre trial of transcatheter aortic valve implantation using the newly designed bioprosthesis (SAPIEN-XT) and delivery system (ASCENDRA-II)
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2012; 42(2); 278-82.

246. Haldenwang, P, Bechtel, M, Moustafine, V, Buchwald, D, Wippermann, J, Wahlers, T, Strauch, J.
State of the art in neuroprotection during acute type A aortic dissection repair.
Perfusion. 2012;27(2):119-26.

247. Kuhl, T, Wendt, S, Michels, G, Langebartels, G, Wahlers, T.
[Percutaneous tracheostomy with use of a laryngeal mask].
Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 2012;137(9):442-6.

248. Neef, K, Choi, YH, Weichel, A, Rahmanian, PB, Liakopoulos, OJ, Stamm, C, Choi, CY, Jacobshagen, C, Wittwer, T, Wahlers, T.
The influence of cardiovascular risk factors on bone marrow mesenchymal stromal cell fitness.
Cytotherapy. 2012.

249. Haldenwang, PL, Klein, T, Neef, K, Riet, T, Sterner-Kock, A, Christ, H, Wahlers, T, Strauch, JT.
Evaluation of the use of lower body perfusion at 28{degrees}C in aortic arch surgery.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2012.

250. Lotze, U, Reponova, J, Muth, G, Oltmanns, G, Reich, HC, Etzrodt, G, Kaiser, WA, Mutschke, O, Ortmann, M, Stippel, D, Wahlers, T.
Leiomyosarcoma of the inferior vena cava extending into the right atrium : A rare differential diagnosis of a right atrial tumor with fatal outcome.
Herz. 2012.

251. Liakopoulos, OJ, Kuhn, EW, Slottosch, I, Wassmer, G, Wahlers, T.
Preoperative statin therapy for patients undergoing cardiac surgery.
Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012;4:CD008493.

252. Wendler, O, Thielmann, M, Schroefel, H, Rastan, A, Treede, H, Wahlers, T, Eichinger, W, Walther, T.
Worldwide experience with the 29-mm Edwards SAPIEN XTTM transcatheter heart valve in patients with large aortic annulus.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2012.

253. Neef, K, Choi, YH, Weichel, A, Rahmanian, PB, Liakopoulos, OJ, Stamm, C, Choi, CY, Jacobshagen, C, Wittwer, T, Wahlers, T.
The influence of cardiovascular risk factors on bone marrow mesenchymal stromal cell fitness.
Cytotherapy. 2012;14(6):670-8.

254. Madershahian, N, Scherner, M, Liakopoulos, O, Rahmanian, P, Kuhn, E, Hellmich, M, Mueller-Ehmsen, J, Wahlers, T.
Renal impairment and transapical aortic valve implantation: impact of contrast medium dose on kidney function and survival.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2012;41(6):1225-32.

255. Scherner, M, Madershahian, N, Wahlers, T.
Reply.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2012;93(6):2118.

256. Perumal Srinivasan, S, Neef, K, Treskes, P, Liakopoulos, OJ, Stamm, C, Cowan, DB, Madershahian, N, Kuhn, E, Slottosch, I, Wittwer, T, Wahlers, T, Choi, YH.
Enhanced gap junction expression in myoblast-containing engineered tissue.
Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2012;422(3):462-8.

257. Madershahian, N, Scherner, M, Strauch, J, Wahlers, T.
Stepwise valve deployment decreases the risk of incorrect valve positioning during transapical aortic valve implantation.
J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 2012.

258. Haldenwang, PL, Wahlers, T., Himmels, A., Wippermann, J., Zeriouh, M., Kröner, A., Kuhr, K., Strauch, T.
Evaluation of risk factors for transient neurological dysfunction and adverse outcome after repair of acute type A aortic dissection in 122 consecutive patients
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2012;42(5):115-20.

259. Badreldin, AMA, Brehm, B, Elsobky, S, Abul-dahab, M, Lehmann, T, Bayer, O, Wahlers, T, Hekmat, K.
Mortality Prediction after Cardiac Surgery: Blood Lactate Is Enough
Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2012; 00:1-10.

260. Motloch, LJ, Reda, S, Rottlaender, D, Khatib, R, Müller-Ehmsen, J, Seck, C, Strauch, J, Madershahian, N, Erdmann, E, Wahlers, T, Hoppe, UC
Postprocedural Atrial Fibrillation After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation versus Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement
Ann Thorac Surg 2012; 93(1):124-31.

261. Scherner, M, Madershahian, N, Rosenkranz, S, Slottosch, I, Strauch, J, Wahlers, T.
Transapical Aortic Valve Implantation: Experiences and Survival Analysis up tp Three Years
J Card Surg. 2012; 27(6):653-61.

262. Strauch, JT, Scherner, M, Haldenwang, PL, Madershahian, N, Pfister, R, Kuhn, EW, Liakopoulos, OL, Wippermann, J, Wahlers, T.
Transapical Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Implantation and Conventional Aortic Valve Replacement in Octogenarians
Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2012; 60(5):335-42.

263. Liakopoulos, OJ, Kuhn, EW, Choi, Y, Wahlers, T.
Aktuelle Evidenz einer Statintherapie in der Herzchirurgie.
Z Herz-Thorax-Gefäßchir 2012;26:394-400.
 

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Wissenschaftliche Vorträge auf internationalen und großen nationalen Kongressen


1. Rahmanian P, Baumbach H, Becker L, Brandes H, Beinhauer H, Wahlers Th.
Comparison of crystalloid and blood cardioplegia and its influence on apoptosis after prolonged ischemia during cardiopulmonary bypass in large animal model.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 34. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2005

2. Breuer M, Strühning C, Wippermann J, Franke U, Wahlers Th.
Emergency coronary artery bypass grafting (ECABG) for acute myocardial infarction
(AMI):The influence of time interval and localization of infarction on postoperativ outcome.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 34. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2005

3. Wittwer Th, Franke U, Sandhaus T, Ochs M, Richter S, Thiene M, Müller T, Schuber H,
Richter HJ, Wahlers Th.
Donor pre-treatment using the aerosolized prostacyclin analogue Iloprost – is a second
administration during reperfusion better to optimize post ischemic function of non heart
beating donor lungs?
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 34. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2005

4. Groetzner J, Wittwer Th, Überfuhr P, Kaczmarek I, Nagib R, Franke U, Meiser B,
Reichart B, Wahlers Th.
Two-center-results of conversion to Sirolimus and Mycophenolate Mofetil (MMF) in
lung transplant recipients suffering from BOS.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 34. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2005

5. Strauch JT, Franke U, Böhme Y, Madershahian N, Wahlers Th.
Advantage of retrograde cold blood cardioplegia for patients requiring hypothermic
circulatory arrest.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 34. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2005

6. Franke U, Wittwer Th, Hüttemann E, Fuchs J, Schelenz C, Wahlers M, Breuer M,
Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
Valve repair in patients with ischemic mitral regurgitation using a new semi-rigid
annuloplasty device.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 34. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2005

7. Wittwer Th, Franke U, Fehrenbach A, Ochs M, Sandhaus T, Schuette A, Richter S,
Dreyer N, Müller T, Schubert H, Richter J, Wahlers Th.
Experimental lung transplantation – impact of preservation solution and route of delivery.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 34. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2005

8. Franke U, Albes JM, Wittwer Th, Strauch JT, Wahlers M, Breuer M, Wahlers Th.
Successful midterm results of aortic valve repair in patients with typ A aortic dissection
using the David-technique.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 34. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2005

9. Strauch JT, Franke U, Madershahian N, Wahlers Th.
Semi-continuous cardioplegia application during prolonged myocardial ischemia
time – technique and clinical outcome.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 34. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2005

10. Breuer M, Aboud A, Bruhin R, Franke U, Wahlers Th.
Quality of life after mechanical vs. biological aortic valve replacement.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 34. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2005

11. Rahmanian P, Franke U, Breuer M, Nagib R, Wittwer Th, Marx S, Wahlers Th.
Mid-term results of microwave ablation in patients with chronic atrial fibrillation undergoing
on-pump cardiac surgery.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 34. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2005

12. Wahlers Th.
Postgraduate Course.
Anticoagulation, PTCA, and surgical revascularisation: surgical implications.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 34. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2005

13. Bockmeyer C, Brunkhorst F, Loesche W, Budde U, Schneppenheim R, Wahlers Th,
Reinhart K, Bauer M, Claus R.
Thrombotic micorangiopathie (TMA) in patients with SIRS following open heart surgery – Role of VWF cleaving protease ADAMTS13.
Deutsche Ges. für Thrombose- und Hämostaseforschung, 49. Jahrestagung
Mannheim, Februar 2005

14. Wahlers Th.
Herzchirurgische Konzepte bei der modernen Behandlung der KHK.
DMP/KHK-Jahresveranstaltung Köln
Dezember 2005

15. Sachweh J, Tiete A, Groetzner J, Gulbins H, Mair H, Muehler E, Messmer B, Daebritz S.
Left-sided mechanical heart valve replacement in pediatric patients.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

16. Wittwer Th.
Indication for Heart transplantation: The surgeons´ view.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

17. Lauten A, Strauch JT, Wippermann J, Haldenwang PL, Wahlers Th.
Coronary dissection during diagnostic angiography: Long term outcome after emergency
myocardial revascularization.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

18. Franke U, Wittwer Th, Strauch JT, Hüttemann E, Schelenz C, Albert M, Wippermann J,
Breuer M, Wahlers Th.
Is the aortic valve re-implantation technique the adequate therapy also in elderly patients?
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

19. Tossios P, Müller-Ehmsen J, Baisch L, Schmidt M, Schomaecker K, Fischer HJ, Bloch W,
Schwinger RH, Mehlhorn U.
Tissue distribution of radiolabeled bone marrow cells after intramyocardial transplantation
in pigs with myocardial infarction.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

20. Hekmat K, Raji R, Kröner A, Fischer U, Mehlhorn U, Bennink G.
Risk stratification with the aristotle score and the risk adjusted congenital heart surgery
scoring system.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

21. Ben Mime L, Raji R, Hekmat K, Sreeram N, Brockmeier K, Bennink G.
Biological implants as therapeutic option for mid and distal arch stenosis in children.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

22. Groetzner J, Strauch JT, Franke U, Wittwer Th, Krieg P, Brauer M, Wippermann J,
Wahlers Th.
Professional perspectives in cardiac surgery: Surgical education is not a risk factor in
aortic valve surgery.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

23. Kaczmarek I, Tenderich G, Groetzner J, Schulz U, Deutsch M, Meiser B, Wahlers Th,
Koerfer R, Reichart B.
The controversy of donor serum sodium levels in heart transplantation – A multicenter
experience.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

24. Fischer U, Klass O, Pfriem D, Probst M, Steinhoff M, Fischer J, Bloch W, Mehlhorn U.
Apoptosis inhibition improves myocardial protection during cardioplegic arrest.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

25. Strauch JT, Franke U, Wippermann J, Kaluza M, Wahlers Th.
Routine use of antegrade cardioplegia underestimates the risk of regional myocardial
ischemia especially in right coronary disease.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

26. Ben Mime L, Arnhold S, Fischer J, Raji R, Mehlhorn U, Bennink G.
Defining the margin of safety of deep hypothermic circulatory arrest with various brain
protective strategies.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

27. Tossios P, Müller-Ehmsen J, Scheid C, Uenal N, Schmidt M, Rueckriehm B,
Schwinger RH, Mehlhorn U.
Unchanged LV function after autologous bone marrow cell therapy during CABG surgery
in patients with chronic myocardial infarction.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

28. Breuer M, Struening C, Wippermann J, Franke U, Wahlers Th.
Preoperative thrombolytic therapy and emergent coronary artery bypass grafting (ECABG)
in cardiogenic shock (CS): What is the impact for the cardiac surgeon?
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

29. Fischer U, Monzon-Posadas W, Fischer J, Bloch W, Mehlhorn U.
Apoptosis inhibition improves left ventricular function after prolonged cold cardioplegic
arrest.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

30. Fischer U, Schindler R, Hekmat K, Geissler H, Bloch W, Mehlhorn U.
Cardiopulmonary bypass increases peroxiredoxin expression in erythrocytes.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

31. Hekmat K, Kröner A, Raji R, Fischer U, Thelitz S, Geissler H, Bennink G, Mehlhorn U.
Quality of life and survival in patients after assist device implantation.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

32. Groetzner J, Franke U, Wittwer Th, Strauch J, Nagib R, Krieg P, Madershahian N,
Wahlers Th.
Are patients undergoing heart transplantation (HTx) getting worse today?
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

33. Wittwer Th, Franke U, Sandhaus T, Thiene M, Wahlers Th.
Intravenous versus inhalative administration of Iloprost for donor lung pre-treatment –
Which route is superior in experimental pig lung transplantation?
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

34. Kaczmarek I, Meiser B, Sadoni S, Mueller M, Groetzner J, Daebritz S, Schmoeckel M,
Reichart B.
The combination of sirolimus and tacrolimus for primary immunosuppression after heart
transplantation – 3-year-Result.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

35. Nemat A, Hekmat K, Raji R, Fischer U, Mehlhorn U, Wahlers Th.
Cost calculation of general thoracic patients in a department of cardiothoracic surgery.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

36. Wahlers Th.
Herzchirurgie – Optimaler Operationszeitpunkt bei Aortenklappeninsuffizienz.
Aktuelle Kardiologie, Bad Reichenhall
Februar 2006

37. Breuer M, Struening C, Wippermann J, Franke U, Wahlers Th.
Preoperative thrombolytic therapy and emergent coronary artery bypass grafting (ECABG)
in cardiogenic shock (CS): What is the impact for the cardiac surgeon?
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

38. Fischer U, Klass O, Pfriem D, Probst M, Steinhoff M, Fischer J, Bloch W, Mehlhorn U.
Apoptosis inhibition improves myocardial protection during cardioplegic arrest.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

39. Fischer U, Monzon-Posadas W, Fischer J, Bloch W, Mehlhorn U.
Apoptosis inhibition improves left ventricular function after prolonged cold cardioplegic
arrest.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

40. Fischer U, Schindler R, Hekmat K, Geissler HJ, Bloch W, Mehlhorn U.
Cardiopulmonary bypass increases peroxiredoxin expression in erythrocytes.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

41. Franke U, Wittwer Th, Strauch JT, Huettemann E, Schelenz C, Albert M, Wippermann J,
Breuer M, Wahlers Th.
Is the aortic valve re-implantation technique the adequate therapy also in elderly patients?
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

42. Groetzner J, Franke U, Wittwer Th, Strauch JT, Nagib R, Krieg P, Madershahian N,
Wahlers Th.
Are patients undergoing heart transplantation (HTx) getting worse today?
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

43. Groetzner J, Strauch JT, Franke U Wittwer T, Krieg P, Breuer M, Wippermann J,
Wahlers Th.
Professional perspectives in cardiac surgery: Surgical education is not a risk factor in
aortic valve surgery.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

44. Hekmat K, Kroener A, Raji R, Fischer U, Thelitz S, Geissler HJ, Bennink G, Mehlhorn U.
Quality of life and survival in patients after assist device implantation.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

45. Hekmat K, Raji R, Kroener A, Fischer U, Mehlhorn U, Bennink G.
Risk stratification with the aristotle score and the risk adjusted congenital heart surgery
scoring system.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

46. Kaczmarek I, Meiser B, Sadoni S, Mueller M, Groetzner J, Daebritz S, Schmoeckel M,
Reichart B.
The combination of sirolimus and tacrolimus for primary immunosuppression after heart
transplantation – 3-year-Results.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

47. Kaczmarek I, Tenderich G, Groetzner J, Schulz U, Deutsch MA, Meiser B, Wahlers Th,
Koerfer R, Reichart B.
The controversy of donor serum sodium levels in heart transplantation – A multicenter
experience.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

48. Lauten A, Strauch JT, Wippermann J, Haldenwang P, Wahlers Th.
Coronary dissection during diagnostic angiography: Long term outcome after emergency
myocardial revascularization.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

49. Ben Mime L, Arnhold S, Fischer J, Raji R, Mehlhorn U, Bennink G.
Defining the margin of safety of deep hypothermic circulatory arrest with various brain
protective strategies.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

50. Ben Mime L, Raji R, Hekmat K, Sreeram N, Brockmeier K, Bennink G.
Biological implants as therapeutic option for mid and distal arch stenosis in children.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

51. Nemat A, Hekmat K, Raji R, Fischer U, Mehlhorn U.
Cost calculation of general thoracic patients in a department of cardiothoracic surgery.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

52. Sachweh J, Tiete A, Groetzner J, Gulbins H, Mair H, Muehler E, Messmer B, Daebritz S.
Left-sided mechanical heart valve replacement in pediatric patients.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

53. Strauch JT, Franke U, Wippermann J, Kaluza M, Wahlers Th.
Routine use of antegrade cardioplegia underestimates the risk of regional myocardial
ischemia especially in right coronary disease.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

54. Tossios P, Müller-Ehmsen J, Baisch L, Schmidt M, Schomaecker K, Fischer JH, Bloch W,
Schwinger R, Mehlhorn U.
Tissue distribution of radiolabeled bone marrow cells after intramyocardial transplantation
in pigs with myocardial infarction.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

55. Tossios P, Müller-Ehmsen J, Scheid C, Uenal N, Schmidt M, Rueckriehm B, Schwinger R,
Mehlhorn U.
Unchanged LV function after autologous bone marrow cell therapy during CABG surgery
in patients with chronic myocardial infarction.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

56. Wittwer Th.
Indication for Heart transplantation: The surgeons´ view.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 35. Jahrestagung
Hamburg, Februar 2006

57. Franke U, Wittwer Th, Wippermann J, Breuer M, Huettemann E, Wahlers Th.
Ist die Technik der Aortenklappenreimplantation nach David auch für Patienten mit
Aortendissektion Typ A geeignet?
Deutsche Ges. für Kardiologie - Herz- und Kreislaufforschung e. V.,
72. Jahrestagung
Mannheim, April 2006

58. Groetzner J.
Arbeitsgruppe “Thorakale Organtransplantation” - Sekundäres Organversagen vor
Herztransplantation.
Deutsche Ges. für Kardiologie - Herz- und Kreislaufforschung e. V.,
72. Jahrestagung
Mannheim, April 2006

59. Franke U, Wittwer Th, Wippermann J, Breuer M, Hüttemann E, Wahlers Th.
Herzklappe II, Operation – Technische Aspekte: Ist die Technik der
Aortenklappenreimplantation nach David auch für Patienten mit Aortendissektion
Typ A geeignet?
Deutsche Ges. für Kardiologie - Herz- und Kreislaufforschung e. V.,
72. Jahrestagung
Mannheim, April 2006

60. Wahlers Th.
Descending/thoracoabdominal aorta - Surgical approach.
International symposium on diseases of the thoracic aorta pathophysiology,
diagnostics and therapy.
Dresden, Juni 2006

61. Hekmat K, Kroener A, Stuetzer H, Kampe S, Nemat A, Mehlhorn U, Wahlers Th.
Prognostication and outcome description in ICU cardiac surgical patients.
WSCTS, 16th Wold Congress
Ottawa, Canada, August 2006

62. Hekmat K, Kroener A, Raji R, Fischer U, Thelitz S, Mehlhorn U, Wahlers Th.
Survival and quality of life in patients after assist device implantation.
WSCTS, 16th Wold Congress
Ottawa, Canada, August 2006

63. Hekmat K, Kroener A, Raji R, Fischer U, Thelitz S, Mehlhorn U, Wahlers Th.
Survival and quality of life in patients after assist device implantation.
WSCTS, 16th World Congress
Ottawa, Canada, August 2006

64. Krausgrill B, Tossios P, Schmidt M, Halbach M, Freis JWU, Baisch L, Schmidt A,
Schomaecker K, Fischer JH, Schwinger RHG, Bloch W, Mehlhorn U,
Müller-Ehmsen J.
Kinetics of Mononuclear Bone Marrow Cell Deposition und Loss after Intracoronary
Injection in Pigs with Myocardial Infarction and Reperfusion.
Kongress Stammzellforschung.
August 2006

65. Hekmat K, Raji R, Fischer U, Geissler HJ, Nemat A, Mehlhorn U, Wahlers Th.
Experience with centrifugal pumps: Survival and Mid-term Quality of life.
EACTS, 20th Annual Meeting
Stockholm, Schweden, September 2006

66. Hekmat K, Raji R, Fischer U, Kroener A, Wahlers Th, Bennink G.
Quality evaluation in congenital heart surgery.
EACTS, 20th Annual Meeting
Stockholm, Schweden, September 2006

67. Ben Mime L, Hermann S, Arnhold S, Wippermann J, Wahlers Th, Bennink G.
Qualitative and quantitative histological brain mapping after deep hypothermic circulatory
arrest with various cerebral protective strategies.
EACTS, 20th Annual Meeting
Stockholm, Schweden, September 2006

68. Tossios P, Bloch W, Antonyan A, Fischer U, Suedkamp M, Mehlhorn U.
Signal transducer and activator of transcription 5 (Stat5) is activated in endothelial cells
but not in cardiac myocytes in patients subjected to CABG.
EACT/ESTS, 5th Joint Meeting
Stockholm, Schweden, September 2006

69. Tossios, P, Bloch W, Antonyan A, Fischer U, Suedkamp M, Mehlhorn U.
Signal transducer and activator of transcription 5 (Stat5) is activated in endothelial cells
but not in cardiac myocytes in patients subjected to CABG.
EACT/ESTS, 5th Joint Meeting
Stockholm, Schweden, September 2006

70. Ben Mime L, Hermann S, Arnold S, Wippermann J, Wahlers Th, Bennink G.
Qualitative and quantitative histological brain mapping after deep hypothermic circulatory
arrest with various cerebral protective strategies.
EACT/ESTS, 5th Joint Meeting
Stockholm, Schweden, September 2006

71. Hekmat K, Raji R, Fischer U, Kröner A, Wahlers Th, Bennink G.
Quality evaluation in congenital heart surgery.
EACT/ESTS, 5th Joint Meeting
Stockholm, Schweden, September 2006

72. Hekmat K, Raji R, Fischer U, Geissler J, Nemat A, Mehlhorn U, Wahlers Th.
Experience with centrifugal pumps: Survival and mid-term quality of life.
EACT/ESTS, 5th Joint Meeting
Stockholm, Schweden, September 2006

73. Strauch J, Wahlers Th.
Management des terminalen Lungenversagens. Möglichkeiten der extrakorporalen
Membranoxygenierung (ECMO).
Deutscher Interdisziplinärer Kongress für Intensiv- und Notfallmedizin (DIVI)
Hamburg, November 2006

74. Wahlers Th.
Terminale Herzinsuffizienz – chirurgische Konzepte.
Echokardiographie Kongress
Köln, November 2006

75. Wippermann J.
Minimal-invasive EKZ: Nicht nur positive Effekte bei Koronarbypass-Patienten.
Basel, Schweiz, März 2007

76. Groenke S, Adam C, Schwinger R, Wittwer Th, Wahlers Th, Erdmann E,
Müller-Ehmsen J, Reuter H.
Ca2+-Freisetzung, nicht aber Ca2+-Aufnahme des sarkoplasmatischen Retikulums ist am
Herzen von Typ 2-Diabetikern frühzeitig verändert.
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kardiologie, 73. Jahrestagung
Mannheim, April 2007

77. Ben Mime L, Sreeram N, Brockmeier K, Wahlers Th, Hitchcock F, Bennink G.
Aortenklappen-Rekonstruktion im Kindesalter. Die Chirurgie und ihre Langzeitergebnisse.
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kardiologie, 73. Jahrestagung
Mannheim, April 2007

78. Potter T, Hauck C, Pocas ESC, Schenk K, Adam C, Kuhn-Regnier F, Wahlers Th,
da Silva AJM, Costa PRR, Noel F, Müller-Ehmsen J.
Die intrope Wirkung von Herzglykosiden am menschlichen Herzen wird nicht durch
a1ß1 Isoform der Na-K-ATPase vermittelt. Pharmakologische Charakterisierung des
Coumestans PCALC19.
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kardiologie, 73. Jahrestagung
Mannheim, April 2007

79. Reuter H, Adam C, Zobel C, Frank K, Strauch J, Schwinger R, Wahlers Th, Erdmann E,
Müller-Ehmsen J.
AT1-Rezeptorblocker verhindern eine erhöhte AT1-Rezeptorendichte bei
Typ 2-Diabetikern.
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kardiologie, 73. Jahrestagung
Mannheim, April 2007

80. Ben Mime L, Sreeram N, Wahlers Th, Hitchcock F, Brockmeier K, Bennink G.
Revival of aortic valve reconstruction in the pediatric age group: Surgical Management
and long-term results.
World society for pediatric and congenital heart surgery
Washington DC, USA, Mai 2007

81. Strauch JT, Lauten A, Haldenwang P, Wittwer T, Wippermann J, Madershahian N,
Wahlers Th.
N-terminal brain type natriuretic peptide of predictive value in aortic valve surgery?
World Congress of the Society of Heart Valve Disease.
New York, USA, Juni 2007

82. Franke U, Isecke A, Nagib R, Breuer M, Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
Outcome and quality of life after aortic root surgery. Comparison of the reimplantation
technique with the composite replacement.
European Association for Cardiothoracic Surgery, 21st Annual Meeting
Geneva, Switzerland, September 2007

83. Wahlers Th.
Chirurgische Therapie von Aortenerkrankungen.
Echokardiographie Kongress
Köln, November 2007

84. Choi YH, Ghodsizat A, Wittwer Th, Voelkel T, Piechaczek C, Ruhparwar A,
Langebartels G, Loebe M, Gregoric I, Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
Clinically applicable imaging of transplanted bone marrow derived stem cells for therapy of
non-ischemic cardiomyopathy.
Deutsche, Österreichische und Schweizer Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und
Gefäßchirurgie, 5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung
Innsbruck, Austria, Februar 2008

85. Choi YH, Wittwer Th, Ghodsizat A, Gossmann A, Weichel A, Tenbrock A, Bovenschulte H,
Slottosch I, Langebartels G, Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
Magnetic resonance imaging of progressive cardiomyopathic changes in mice using a
clinical 3-T MR scanner.
Deutsche, Österreichische und Schweizer Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und
Gefäßchirurgie, 5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung
Innsbruck, Austria, Februar 2008

86. Emini R, Kroener A, Wahlers Th, Hannekum A, Hekmat K.
Serial evaluation of the Therapeutic Intervention Scoring System (TISS 28) in patients
undergoing cardiac surgery.
Deutsche, Österreichische und Schweizer Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und
Gefäßchirurgie, 5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung
Innsbruck, Austria, Februar 2008

87. Franke U, Nagib R, Schelenz C, Breuer M, Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
Mitral valve repair using closed rigid versus open semi rigid anuloplasty device in patients
with type III a mitral regurgitation.
Deutsche, Österreichische und Schweizer Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und
Gefäßchirurgie, 5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung
Innsbruck, Austria, Februar 2008

88. Haldenwang P, Strauch JT, Wolter S, Trieschmann U, Wahlers Th.
Determinants of mortality, SIRS and sepsis in cardiac surgery patients requiring prolonged
mechanical ventilation.
Deutsche, Österreichische und Schweizer Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und
Gefäßchirurgie, 5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung
Innsbruck, Austria, Februar 2008

89. Hekmat K, Kroener A, Wahlers Th.
Impact of tranexamic acid vs. aprotinin on blood loss and transfusion requirements after
cardiopulmonary bypass.
Deutsche, Österreichische und Schweizer Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und
Gefäßchirurgie, 5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung
Innsbruck, Austria, Februar 2008

90. Hekmat K, Kroener A, Wahlers Th.
The cost of morbidity and mortality in cardiac surgical patients.
Deutsche, Österreichische und Schweizer Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und
Gefäßchirurgie, 5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung
Innsbruck, Austria, Februar 2008

91. Hekmat K, Kroener A, Wahlers Th.
Survival and mid-term quality of life in patients with postcardiotomy syndrome and
ventricular assist device.
Deutsche, Österreichische und Schweizer Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und
Gefäßchirurgie, 5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung
Innsbruck, Austria, Februar 2008

92. Hekmat K, Kroener A, Wahlers Th.
Serial monitoring of central venous oxygen saturation and lactate levels: Prediction of
mortality in ICU cardiac surgical patients.
Deutsche, Österreichische und Schweizer Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und
Gefäßchirurgie, 5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung
Innsbruck, Austria, Februar 2008

93. Kroener A, Hekmat K, Wahlers Th.
General thoracic surgery is cost effective in a department of cardiothoracic surgery.
Deutsche, Österreichische und Schweizer Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und
Gefäßchirurgie, 5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung
Innsbruck, Austria, Februar 2008

94. Kroener A, Hekmat K, Wahlers Th.
Interference of third generation mobile phones (UMTS) with permanent implanted
pacemakers.
Deutsche, Österreichische und Schweizer Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und
Gefäßchirurgie, 5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung
Innsbruck, Austria, Februar 2008

95. Kroener A, Hekmat K, Wahlers Th.
The impact of preoperative clopidogrel on hemorrhage and blood transfusions in
CABG on CPB.
Deutsche, Österreichische und Schweizer Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und
Gefäßchirurgie, 5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung
Innsbruck, Austria, Februar 2008

96. Liakopoulos OJ, Ho JK, Sanchez E, Crowley R, Mahajan A, Wahlers Th.
Integrated central venous catheter oximetry for pediatric patients undergoing cardiac
surgery: An experimental and clinical evaluation.
Deutsche, Österreichische und Schweizer Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und
Gefäßchirurgie, 5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung
Innsbruck, Austria, Februar 2008

97. Liakopoulos O, Ho JK, Yezbick AB, Sanchez E, Mahajan A, Wahlers Th.
Rapid detection of acute regional and global myocardial ischemia using non-invasive
visible light spectroscopy.
Deutsche, Österreichische und Schweizer Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und
Gefäßchirurgie, 5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung
Innsbruck, Austria, Februar 2008

98. Thielmann M, Massoudy P, Lehmann N, Marr A, Kleikamp G, Maleszka A, Zittermann A,
Koerfer R, Radu M, Krian A, Litmathe J, Gams E, Sezer O, Scheld H, Schiller W, Welz A,
Dohmen G, Autschbach R, Slottosch I, Wahlers Th, Neuhaeuser M, Joeckel KH,
Jakob H, on behalf of the NRW-CABG Study Group.
Prognostic impact of previous percutaneous coronary interventions on coronary artery bypass graft surgery: A multicentric analysis from the German federal state north
Rhine-Westphalia.
Deutsche, Österreichische und Schweizer Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und
Gefäßchirurgie, 5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung
Innsbruck, Austria, Februar 2008

99. Ben Mime L, Hermann S, Arnhold S, Wippermann J, Bennink G, Wahlers Th.
Antegrade selective cerebral perfusion: Impact of flow dynamics during cooling and
rewarming in the setting of DHCA: an intravital-microscopy study on mini-piglets.
Deutsche, Österreichische und Schweizer Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und
Gefäßchirurgie, 5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung
Innsbruck, Austria, Februar 2008

100. Ben Mime L, Sreeram N, Emmel M, Trieschmann U, Brockmeier K, Wahlers Th,
Bennink G.
Close interdisciplinary surveillance and earlier age at PCPC prevent interstage mortality
after the Norwood procedure.
Deutsche, Österreichische und Schweizer Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und
Gefäßchirurgie, 5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung
Innsbruck, Austria, Februar 2008

101. Strauch JT, Haldenwang PL, Wittwer Th, Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
Is N-terminal brain type natriuretic peptide of predictive value in aortic valve surgery?
Deutsche, Österreichische und Schweizer Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und
Gefäßchirurgie, 5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung
Innsbruck, Austria, Februar 2008

102. Wippermann J, Schumann D, Klemm D, Albes JM, Wittwer Th, Strauch JT, Wahlers Th,
Jena P, Jena G.
Preliminary results of small arterial substitutes performed with a new cylindrical
biomaterial composed of bacterial cellulose.
Deutsche, Österreichische und Schweizer Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und
Gefäßchirurgie, 5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung
Innsbruck, Austria, Februar 2008

103. Wittwer Th, Ochs M, Muhlfeld C, Madershahian N, Wahlers Th.
Impact of exogenenic surfactant therapy as an adjunct for modern lung preservation.
Deutsche, Österreichische und Schweizer Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und
Gefäßchirurgie, 5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung
Innsbruck, Austria, Februar 2008

104. Wittwer Th, Sandhaus T, Strühning C, Strauch JT, Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
Prophylactic hemofiltration in patients with renal dysfunction undergoing cardiac surgery.
Deutsche, Österreichische und Schweizer Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und
Gefäßchirurgie, 5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung
Innsbruck, Austria, Februar 2008

105. Lauten A, Bloch W, Strauch JT, Majos E, Mühlich A, Wahlers Th.
Herzinsuffizienz: zelluläre und molekulare Mechanismen.
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kardiologie, 74. Jahrestagung
Mannheim, März 2008

106. Wahlers Th.
Pro und Contra – Intervention versus Operation.
Ulmer Herz Kreislauf Tage
Ulm, Juni 2008

107. Strauch JT.
Expending the endovascular therapy: Valve replacement.
12th International Symposium on Critical Issues in endovascular Stent-Gafting
Köln, Juli 2008

108. Choi YH, Cowan DB, Wahlers Th, del Nido PJ, Stamm C.
Calcium sensitization impairs diastolic relaxation in post-ischemic Myocardium:
Implications for the use of Ca2+ sensitizing inotropes after cardiac surgery.
EACTS 22nd Annual Meeting
Lissabon, Portugal, September 2008

109. Choi YH, Neef K, Wittwer Th, Skrabal C, Liakopoulos O, Strauch JT,
Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
Clinical evaluation of circulation endothelial cells as a novel marker for myocardial injury in
patients undergoing CABG surgery.
EACTS, 22nd Annual Meeting
Lissabon, Portugal, September 2008

110. Choi YH, Neef K, Liakopoulos OJ, Wittwer Th, Stamm C, Madershahain N,
Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
The effect of cardiopulmonary bypass in mobilised endothelial progenitor cells.
EACTS, 22nd Annual Meeting
Lissabon, Portugal, September 2008

111. Strauch JT, Haldenwang PL, Muellem K, Schmalz M, Liakopoulos OJ, Fischer JH,
Wahlers Th.
Temperature depending cerebral blood flow for isolated regions of the brain during
selective cerebral perfusion in pigs.
EACTS, 22nd Annual Meeting
Lissabon, Portugal, September 2008

112. Wahlers Th.
Symposium Akutes Koronarsyndrom: Wann Notfalloperation?
Deutscher Interdisziplinärer Kongress für Intensiv- und Notfallmedizin (DIVI)
Hamburg, Dezember 2008

113. Wahlers Th, Rahmanian P.
Symposium Mesenteriale Ischämie: Nicht-okklusive mesenteriale Ischämie aus
herzchirurgischer Sicht.
Deutscher Interdisziplinärer Kongress für Intensiv- und Notfallmedizin (DIVI)
Hamburg, Dezember 2008

114. Langebartels G.
Symposium Fehler- und Zwischenfallmonitoring in der Intensiv- und Notfallmedizin: Morbiditäts- und Mortalitätskonferenz – Lösung des Problems?
Deutscher Interdisziplinärer Kongress für Intensiv- und Notfallmedizin (DIVI)
Hamburg, Dezember 2008

115. Neef K, Choi YH, Weichel A, Liakopoulos, OJ, Zeriouh, M, Brenkmann M, Stamm C,
Madershahian N, Wittwer Th, Wahlers Th.
Enhancement of mesenchymal stem cell expansion by activated autologous serum
- implications for clinical grade expansion.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 38. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2009

116. Haldenwang PL, Strauch JT, Müllem K, Liakopoulos OJ, Reiter H, Lehmacher W,
Wahlers Th.
Impact of pressure management during hypothermic selective cerebral perfusion on
cerebral hemodynamics and metabolism in pigs.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 38. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2009

117. Choi YH, Stamm C, Neef K, Tenbrock A, Liakopoulos OJ, Bovenschulte H, Kim SJ,
Wittwer Th, Wahlers Th.
In vivo cardiac homing and heart failure remodeling characteristics of cord blood and bone
marrow mesenchymal stem cells.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 38. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2009

118. Choi YH, Cowan DB, del Nido PJ, Wahlers Th, Hetzer R, Stamm C.
Phosphodiesterase-III activation unmasks the negative lusitropic effects of calcium
sensitizing inotropes.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 38. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2009

119. Haldenwang PL, Strauch JT, Müllem K, Schmalz M, Fischer JH, Wahlers Th.
Regional distribution of cerebral blood flow during antegrade selective cerebral perfusion.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 38. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2009

120. Liakopoulos OJ, Borys M, Haldenwang PL, Strauch JT, Choi YH, Wittwer Th, Wahlers Th.
Preoperative statin therapy does not improve surgical ablation outcome for atrial fibrillation
in patients undergoing concomitant cardiac surgery.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 38. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2009

121. Haldenwang PL, Strauch JT, Eckstein I, Liakopoulos OJ, Wahlers Th.
Radiofrequency ablation for atrial fibrillation in patients undergoing mitral valve repair.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 38. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2009

122. Charitos El, Hemmer W, Rein JG, Takkenberg J, Bogers A, Hanke T, Boehm JO,
Botha CA, Bechtel JFM, Erasmi A, Misfeld M, Robinson DR, Lange R, Hörer J, Moritz A,
Özaslan F, Wahlers Th, Franke U, Hetzer R, Hübler M, Ziemer G, Graf B, Ross DN,
Stierle U, Sievers HH, on behalf of the German-Dutch Ross Registry.
Reoperations on the autograft and homograft after the Ross procedure: A report from the
German-Dutch Ross registry.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 38. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2009

123. Slottosch I, Sann L, Wittwer Th, Strauch JT, Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
EuroSCORE is of predictive value to estimate prospective complication-related costs in
cardiac surgery.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 38. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2009

124. Ben Mime L, Elhamine F, Iorga B, Emmel M, Sreeram N, Brockmeier K, Stehle R,
Pfitzer G, Bennink G, Wahlers Th.
Myofibrillar protein expression and contractility in congenital heart diseases associated
with right ventricular hypertrophy.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 38. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2009

125. Ben Mime L, Emmel M, Sreeram N, Brockmeier K, Bennink G, Wahlers Th.
Results of aortic arch reconstruction in neonates and infants.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 38. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2009

126. Zeriouh M, Wippermann J, Salehi-Gilani S, Choi Y.H, Sahin K, Wahlers Th.
Cost analysis in CABG patients operated under Clopidogrel and Aspirin in an emergent
status.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 38. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2009

127. Strauch JT, Haldenwang PL, Scherner M, Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
Minimally invasive transapical aortic valve implantation: Initial single center experiences.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 38. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2009

128. Slottosch I, Strauch JT, Haldenwang PL, Madershahian N, Wittwer Th, Wippermann J,
Wahlers Th.
ECMO therapy for postcardiotomy failure via femoral cannulation in adults.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 38. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2009

129. Michels G, Khan IFY, Ruhparwar A, Wahlers Th, Hoppe UC.
Charakteristika humaner mitochondrialer CA2+-Ionenkanäle bei Herzinsuffizienz.
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kardiologie, 75. Jahrestagung
Mannheim, April 2009

130. Charitos E, Hanke T, Stierle U, Hemmer W, Rein J, Bechtel M, Misfeld M, Botha C,
Lange R, Hörer J, Moritz A, Takkenberg J, Bogers A, Wahlers Th, Hetzer R, Ziemer G,
Sievers HH.
Preventing non-structural autograft failure after the Ross procedure: Insights from the
German-Dutch Ross Registry.
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kardiologie, 75. Jahrestagung
Mannheim, April 2009

131. Lauten A, Mühlich A, Majos E, Weider S, Wahlers Th, Fischer JH, Rademacher W,
Bloch W.
Postischemic myocardial remodelling: Endothelial barrier function and early
collagen-XVIII-fragmentation is modified by temperature conditions in the ischemic
myocardium.
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kardiologie, 75. Jahrestagung
Mannheim, April 2009

132. Wittwer Th, Slottosch I, Strauch JT, Wippermann J, Sann L, Wahlers Th.
Prädiktiver Wert des EuroScore bezüglich additiver intensivmedizinischer Kosten infolge
komplizierter herzchirurgischer Standardoperationen.
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kardiologie, 75. Jahrestagung
Mannheim, April 2009

133. Wahlers Th.
Der Patient mit terminaler Herzinsuffizienz bei rückläufiger Zahl der
Herztransplantationen – welche chirurgischen Alternativen?
10. Herzaktion Weimar, Mai 2009

134. Choi YH, Neef K, Liakopoulos, OJ, Wittwer Th, Stamm C, Madershahian N,
Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
Enhancement of mesenchymal stem cell expansion by activated autologous serum
- implications for clinical grade expansion.
5th World Congress of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery
Cairns, Australien, Juni 2009

135. Choi YH, Stamm C, Neef K, Liakopoulos OJ, Tenbrock A, Bovenschulte H, Wittwer Th,
Wahlers Th.
In vivo cardiac homing and heart failure remodeling characteristics of cord blood and bone
marrow mesenchymal stem cells.
5th World Congress of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery
Cairns, Australien, Juni 2009

136. Choi YH, Stamm C, Neef K, Liakopoulos OJ, Tenbrock A, Bovenschulte H, Wittwer Th,
Wahlers Th.
The preoperative risk attenuates the number of circulating endothelial progenitor cells
during cardiopulmonary bypass – Implications for cardiac cell therapy.
5th World Congress of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery
Cairns, Australien, Juni 2009

137. Langebartels G, Strauch JT, Naraghi H, Liakopoulos OJ, Choi YH, Wahlers Th.
Only CABG procedures on pump lead to significant early postoperative increase in
neurone specific enolase (NSE) levels leading to deficits in neurocognitive abilities.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 39. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2010

138. Strauch JT, Haldenwang PL, Kuhn E, Slottosch I, Brandt C, Hoppe U, Wahlers Th.
Transcatheter aortic valve implantation as the treatment of choice in patients with
previous open heart surgery.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 39. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2010

139. Strauch JT, Haldenwang PL, Klose I, Kuhn E, Slottosch I, Wahlers Th.
Aortic valve replacement in elderly patients: Are octogenarians automatically high risk
patients?
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 39. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2010

140. Wittwer Th, Choi YH, Neef K, Schink M, Sabashnikov A, Holst T, Strauch JT,
Wippermann J, Kuhn-Regnier F, Langebartels G, Teschendorf P, Mehler O, Wahlers Th.
Initial experience with circulating-endothelial-cells (CEC) as a supersensitive marker of
tissue-damage in less-invasive-coronary-surgery: Is minimal extrocorporal circulation
(MEC) equivalent to OPCAB?
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 39. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2010

141. Strauch JT, Scherner M, Haldenwang PL, Pfister R, Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
Transapical minimally invasive aortic valve implantation (TAVI) and the risk of acute
kidney injury (AKI).
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 39. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2010

142. Rahmanian P, Kwiencien G, Langebartels G, Madershahian N, Wittwer Th, Wahlers Th.
Logistic risk model predicting postoperative renal failure requiring dialysis I cardiac
surgery patients.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 39. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2010

143. Rahmanian P, Kwiecien G, Langebartels G, Madershahian N, Wittwer Th, Wahlers Th.
Different dialysis techniques have no influence on outcome in patients who develop
dialysis dependent renal failure following cardiac surgery.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 39. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2010

144. Langebartels G, Kuhl T, Oezel O, Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
Experience with a modified technique of percutaneous dilatation tracheotomy using a
laryngeal mask airway.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 39. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2010

145. Haldenwang PL, Strauch JT, Aman I, Klein T, Liakopoulos OJ, Sterner-Kock A, Christ H,
Wahlers Th.
Change of pump-flow management influences cerebral hemodynamics and metabolism
during selective cerebral perfusion in pigs.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 39. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2010

146. Naraghi H, Kuhn-Régnier F, Rahmanian P, Madershahian N, Wippermann J,
Salehi-Gilani S, Teschendorf P, Wahlers Th.
Mitral valve repair for severe mitral regurgitation using either semi-rigid of flexible ring
annuloplasty devices – are devices comparable?
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 39. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2010

147. Kuhn E, Liakopoulos OJ, Choi YH, Wittwer Th, Madershahian N, Wassmer G,
Wahlers Th.
Myocardial protection in cardiac surgery patients requiring prolonged aortic cross-clamp
times: a single-center evaluation of clinical outcomes comparing two blood cardioplegic
strategies.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 39. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2010

148. Neef K, Choi YH, Pierick A, Pyun JM, Liakopoulos O, Stamm C, Langebartels G,
Wittwer Th, Wahlers Th.
Circulation endothelial cells – a super-sensitive marker of myocardial cell injury.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 39. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2010

149. Misfeld M, Charitos EI, Richardt D, Robinson D, Borgers AJJC, Hemmer W, Franke U,
Boehm J, Rein J, Botha C, Lange R, Hörer J, Moritz A, Wahlers Th, Breuer M,
Ferrari-Kuehne K, Hetzer R, Hübler M, Gorski A, Ziemer G, Takkenberg JJM, Hanke T,
Sievers HH, Stierle U.
What happens to patients in the second decade after the Ross operation? Results from
the German-Dutch Ross registry.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 39. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2010

150. Charitos EI, Hanke T, Robinson D, Misfeld M, Bogers AJJC, Hemmer W, Bechtel M,
Boehm J, Botha C, Lange R, Hörer J, Moritz A, Wahlers Th, Franke U, Breuer M,
Ferrari-Kuehne K, Hetzer R, Hübler M, Ziemer G, Takkenberg JJM, Gorski A, Hanke T,
Sievers HH, Stierle U.
After the Ross procedure the patients’ survival is similar to that of the normal population:
results from the German-Dutch Ross Registry in 1623.
Deutsche Ges. für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie, 39. Jahrestagung
Stuttgart, Februar 2010

151. Elhamine F, Iorga B, Emmel M, Ben Mime L, Bennink G, Brockmeier K, Stehle R,
Pfitzer G.
Postnatal changes in right ventricular (RV) myofibrillar protein isoform expression and
contractility in patients with congenital RV outflow tract obstruction.
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kardiologie, 76. Jahrestagung
Mannheim, April 2010

152. Rahmanian P, Kwiencien G, Langebartels G, Madershahian N, Wittwer Th, Wahlers Th.
Logistic risk model predicting postoperative renal failure requiring dialysis I cardiac
surgery patients.
24th Annual Meeting of the European Association for Cardiothoracic Surgery
Genf, September 2010

153. Scherner M, Vantler M, Mustafov L, Lepännen O, Berghausen E, Caglayan E, Zahao JJ, Wahlers Th, Rosenkranz S
The p110a-isoform of PI 3-Kinase: A promising, therapeutic target for the future treatment of atherosclerosis, retenosis and bypass graft stenosis……
40. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2011; Stuttgart

154. Liakopoulos OJ, Kuhn E, Stabbert AC,Slottosch I,Sodagar M, Choi YH, Neef K, Wahlers Th
Rosuvastatin reloading augments myocardial and coronary function after cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass
40. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2011; Stuttgart

155. Kuhn E, Liakopoulos OJ, Brehmer L, Slottosch I, Stabbert AC, Choi YH, Wippermann J, Wahlers Th,
Comparison of warm versus cold blood cardioplegia for myocardial protection in patients with prolonged aortic cross-clamp times during isolated CABG and aortic valve surgery
40. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2011; Stuttgart

156. Holst H, Choi YH, Neef K, Haldenwang PL, Moustafine V, Sabashnikov A, Wittwer T, Strauch J, Wahlers Th.
Ischemia-modified Albumin in coronary bypass surgery – a supersentive marker for myocardial injury
40. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2011; Stuttgart

157. Slottosch I, Liakopoulos OJ, Staupendahl L, Kuhn E, Stabbert AC, Choi JH, Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
Coold Blood vs. warm blood cardioplegia in patients with acute coronary syndrome undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting
40. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2011; Stuttgart

158. Slottosch I, Liakopoulos OJ, Kuhn E, Stabbert AC, Choi JH, Scherner M, Strauch J, Wahlers Th.
Peripheral ECMO therapy for postcardiotomy failure in cardiac surgery patients: A single centre experience
40. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2011; Stuttgart

159. Kuhn E, Choi YH, Liakopoulos OJ, Schönherr M, Wittwer T, Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
Higher stress levels for experienced supervisors during coronary artery bypass graft teaching cases compared to trainee residents
40. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2011; Stuttgart

160. Ewert B, Drey F, Neef K, Bovenschulte H, Wittwer T, Liakopoulos OJ, Stamm C, Choi HY, Wahlers Th.
Noninvasive in vivo tracking of mesenchymal stem cells by MRI and evaluation of cell therapeutic effects
40. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2011; Stuttgart

161. Choi YH, Zeriouh M, Neef K, Liakopoulos OJ, Stamm C, Scherner M, Kuhn E, Wittwer T, Wahlers Th.
Dysregulation of pro-angiogenic factors results in failure of the hypertrophied heart
40. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2011; Stuttgart

162. Kuhl T, Langenbartels G, Wahlers Th.
Low BIS (bispectral index) values correlate with prolonged coma and low GCS (Glasgow coma scale) after cardio thoracic surgery
40. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2011; Stuttgart

163. Langenbartels G, Kuhl T, Naraghi T, Strauch J, Kaiser I, Momotow NA, Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
Neurone specific enolase – a reasonable tool in intensive care medicine after cardiac surgery
40. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2011; Stuttgart

164. Rahmanian PB, Kröner A, Langenbartels G, Wahlers Th,
Impact of body mass index on hospital mortality and postoperative complications in a recent cohort of patients undergoing cardiac surgery
40. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2011; Stuttgart

165. Choi YH, Neef K, Treskes P, Kumar S, Liakopoulos OJ, Stamm C, Wittwer T, Wahlers Th.
Cardiogenic progenitor cells derived from skeletal muscle – A promising autologous cell source for cardiac cell therapy
40. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2011; Stuttgart

166. Haldenwang PL, Strauch J, Klein T, Neef K, Zeriouh M, Sterner-Kock A, Riet T, Christ H, Wahlers Th.
Does low-flow selective organ perfusion reduce oxidative stress and inflammatory reaction following hypothermic circulatory arrest?
40. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2011; Stuttgart

167. Stabbert AC, Langenbartels G, Choi YH, Liakopoulos OJ, Wahlers Th.
Early percutaneous tracheotomy in cardiac surgery patients is a save procedure even in patients with coagulation disorders
40. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2011; Stuttgart

168. Langenbartels G, Kuhl T, Wendt S, Cleff C, Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
Long term course in icu – outcome and cost trend in a retrospective analysis
40. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2011; Stuttgart

169. Seck C, Mueller-Ehmsen J, Reuter H, Strauch JT, Wahlers Th, Hoppe UC, Zobel C.
Linksventrikuläre und rechtsventrikuläre Funktion nach transfemoralem und transapikalem Aortenklappenersatz.
77. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Kardiologie, 2011; Mannheim.

170. Vitinius F, Reklat A, Mueller-Ehmsen J, Wahlers Th, Wittwer T, Albus C.
Heart transplantation: Prevalence of psychatric comorbidity and predicting aherence to therapy after HTx - preliminary results of a prospective longitudinal study.
XIV Annual Meeting of the European Association for Consultation Liaison Psychatry and Psycosomatics (EACLPP), 2011; Budapest.

171. Wahlers Th.
PARTNER Results and the Future of TAVI - The Need for a Heart Team Approach.
77.Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Kardiologie, 2011; Mannheim.

172. Choi YH, Neef K, Liakopoulos O, Stamm C, Kuhn EW, Slottosch I, Wittwer T,
Wahlers Th.
Lineage conversion of skeletal muscle-derived precursor cells into cardiomyocytes: A promising autologous cell source for cardiac cell therapy.
25th EACTS Annual Meeting Lissabon
Oktober 2011

173. Choi YH, Neef K, Liakopoulos O, Stamm C, Kuhn EW, Slottosch I, Wittwer T,
Wahlers Th.
Circulating endothelial cells: A super-sensitive marker of myocardial cell injury.
25th EACTS Annual Meeting, 2011; Lissabon.

174. Haldenwang P, Wahlers Th, Klein T, Sterner-Kock A, Christ H, Strauch JT.
Evaluation of the use of lower body perfusion during selective cerebral perfusion at 28°C in aortic arch surgery.
25th EACTS Annual Meeting, 2011; Lissabon.

175. Walther T, Thielmann M, Kempfert J, Schroefel H, Wimmer-Greinecker G, Treede H, Wahlers Th, Wendler O.
One-year multicentre outcomes of transapical aortic valve implantation using the Sapien XT™ valve: Mid-term results of the PREVAIL-TA study.
25th EACTS Annual Meeting, 2011; Lissabon.

176. Wendler O, Thielmann M, Schroefel H, Rastan A, Treede H, Wahlers Th, Eichinger W, Walther T.
Worldwide experience with the 29 mm Edwards Sapien XT™ transcatheter heart valve in patients with large aortic annulus.
25th EACTS Annual Meeting, 2011; Lissabon.

177. Wittwer T, Choi YH, Neef K, Schink M, Sabashnikov A, Holst T, Strauch J, Wippermann J, Kuhn-Regnier F, Langebartels G, Teschendorf P, Wahlers Th.
Initial experience with circulating endothelial cells (CEC) as a supersensitive marker of tissue damage in less invasive coronary surgery: Is minimal extracorporal circulation (MiniHLM) equivalent to OPCAB?
Jahrestagung der AG Rhythmologie Düsseldorf

178. Wittwer T, Madershahian N, Rahmanian PB, Choi YH, Neef K, Ochs M, Wahlers Th.
Donor pre-treatment using the surfactant preparation Curosurf in non-heart-beating donor lungs.
25th EACTS Annual Meeting, 2011; Lissabon

179. Rahmanian PB.
Treatment strategies in patients with deep sternal wound infection following cardiac surgery.
25th EACTS Annual Meeting, 2011; Lissabon

180. Neef K.
Serial in vivo cell tracking and evaluation of cell therapeutics effects by MRI.
Cologne Conference of Cardiac Regeneration and Cell Therapy, 2011; Cologne.

181. Choi YH, Neef K, Treskes P, Kumar S, Stamm C, Rahmanian PB, Liakopoulos OJ, Wittwer T, Wahlers Th.
Enrichment of cardiogenic cell populations from murine skeletal muscle.
41. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2012; Freiburg.

182. Deppe AC, Liakopoulos OJ, Kuhn EW, Slottosch I, Geissen J, Choi YH, Neef K, Wahlers Th.
In-vivo and in-vitro effects of short-term statin pretreatment on coronary relaxation and injury.
41. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2012; Freiburg.

183. Deppe AC, Liakopoulos OJ, Slottosch I, Kuhn EW, Stange S, Choi YH, Wahlers Th.
Endoscopic vein harvesting improves leg wound related morbidity and might impair graft patency: A systematic literature review with meta-analysis.
41. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2012; Freiburg.

184. Kuhn EW, Choi YH, Pyun J, Neef K, Liakopoulos OJ, Slottosch I, Wittwer T, Wahlers Th.
Circulating endothelial cells - a super-sensitive marker of myocardial injury indicating superior myocardial protection for intermittent cold versus warm blood cardioplegia in patients undergoing CABG surgery.
41. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2012; Freiburg.

185. Kuhn EW, Liakopoulos OJ, Brehmer L, Slottosch I, Deppe AC, Choi YH, Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
Myocardial protection with warm versus cold blood cardioplegia in patients with prolonged aortic cross-clamp times during isolated cardiac surgery.
41. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2012; Freiburg.

186. Langebartels G, Kuhl T, Wendt S, Fuß I, Trillmann A, Rahmanian P, Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
Hemodynamic optimization using FloTrac© pulse contour analysis in TAVI patients: Early results of a valuable tool in postoperative fluid management.
41. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2012; Freiburg.

187. Madershahian N, Scherner M, Liakopoulos O, Müller-Ehmsen J, Strauch J, Hoppe UC, Choi YH, Wahlers Th.
The effect of intraoperative tranexamic acid administration on postoperative blood loss after transapical aortic valve implantation.
41. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2012; Freiburg.

188. Neef K, Drey F, Lenerz V, Saric T, Liakopoulos OJ, Stamm C, Wittwer T, Wahlers Th, Choi YH.
Co-Transplantation of iPS-derived cardiomyocytes and mesenchymal stem cells for the regeneration of infarcted myocardium.
41. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2012; Freiburg.

189. Neef K, Kumar S, Treskes P, Adelmann R, Khalil M, Stamm C, Wittwer T, Wahlers Th, Choi YH.
Mechanical preconditioning enables electrophysiological coupling of skeletal myoblast cells to myocardium.
41. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2012; Freiburg.

190. Passaloglou IT, Zeriouh M, Liakopoulos OJ, Holst J, Holst HT, Wittwer T, Wippermann J, Choi YH, Wahlers Th.
Intermittent cold blood cardioplegia compared to intermittent warm blood cardioplegia and Bretschneider cardioplegia in elective aortic valve replacement.
41. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2012; Freiburg.

191. Rahmanian PB, Kröner A, Wahlers Th.
Tracheostomy is not a risk factor for deep sternal wound infection in cardiac surgery patients.
41. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2012; Freiburg.

192. Sabashnikov A, Choi YH, Rahmanian PB, Zeriouh M, Mehler TO, Wahlers Th, Wittwer T.
Outcomes in patients undergoing surgery with a minimized extracorporeal circulation compared to off pump revascularization.
41. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2012; Freiburg.

193. Scherner M, Reutter S, Klemm D, Sterner-Kock A, Choi YH, Wahlers Th, Wippermann J.
In vivo application of tissue-engineered blood vessels of bacterial cellulose as small arterial substitutes: Proof of concept.
41. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2012; Freiburg.

194. Slottosch I, Liakopoulos O, Kuhn E, Deppe A, Schwarz D, Lopez A, Choi YH, Jung K, Mühlfeld C, Wahlers Th.
Controlled lung reperfusion for prevention of CPB-related pulmonary dysfunction.
41. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2012; Freiburg.

195. Slottosch I, Liakopoulos O, Kuhn E, Deppe A, Stange S, Choi YH, Wahlers Th.
ECMO therapy in patients undergoing emergency CABG for acute myocardial infarction.
41. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2012; Freiburg.

196. Slottosch I, Liakopoulos O, Staupendahl L, Kuhn E, Deppe A, Choi YH, Madershahian N, Wahlers Th.
IABP therapy in patients undergoing urgent coronary artery bypass grafting for acute coronary syndrome.
41. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2012; Freiburg.

197. Slottosch I, Liakopoulos OJ, Staupendahl L, Kuhn EW, Deppe AC, Choi YH, Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
Comparison of warm versus cold blood cardioplegia for patients undergoing urgent coronary artery bypass grafting for acute coronary syndrome.
41. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2012; Freiburg.

198. Stange S, Liakopoulos OJ, Kuhn EW, Deppe AC, Choi YH, Slottosch I, Wahlers Th.
Statin use and clinical outcomes after cardiac surgery: a meta-analysis of over 90.000 patients.
41. Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie
2012; Freiburg.

199. Halbach M, Treskes P, Baumgartner S, Peinkofer G, Krausgrill B, Neef K, Choi YH, Hescheler J, Mueller-Ehmsen J.
Insufficient electrical integration and maturation of transplanted neonatal ventricle patches.
78. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Kardiologie. 2012.

200. Maaß C, Krausgrill B, Steigerwald C, Urban K, Fatima F, Drey F, Halbach M, Ladage D, Neef K, Choi YH, Hescheler J, Saric T, Mueller-Ehmsen J.
Die Ko-Transplantation von nicht-Kardiomyozyten steigert die Persistenz von murinen iPS-abgeleiteten Kardiomyozyten nach intramyokardialer Injektion in syngenen Mausherzen.
78. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Kardiologie. 2012.

201. Neef K, Saric T, Drey F, Lenerz V, Liakopoulos O, Stamm C, Wittwer T, Wahlers Th, Choi YH.
Effects of Co-Transplantation of ips-derived cardiomyocytes and mesenchymal stem cells.
78. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Kardiologie. 2012.

202. Rahmanian PB, Wippermann J, Naraghi H, Langebartels G, Wahlers Th.
Early Clinical Expirience with a Rapid-Deployment Valve System for Aortic VaLVE System for Aortic Valve Replacement.
78. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Kardiologie. 2012.

203. Reda S, Motloch LJ, Rottlaender D, Bruns M, Madershahian N, Erdmann E, Wahlers Th, Hoppe UC.
Local versus general anesthesia for transfemoral aortic valve implantation.
78. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Kardiologie. 2012.

204. Scherner M, Madershahian N, Stoeger E, Rahmanian PB, Kuhn E, Choi YH, Wippermann J, Wahlers Th.
Aortic Valve Replacement after Previous Heart Surgery in High Risk Patients: Transapical Aortic Valve Implantation versus Conventional Aortic Valve Replacement.
ISMICS 2012. 2012.

205. Wahlers Th.
10 Jahre TAVI: Nach wie vor nur ein Konzept für Hochrisikopatienten? -Pro.
78. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Kardiologie. 2012.

206. Wittwer, T, Sabashnikov, A, Choi, YH, Rahmanian, PB, Zeriouh, M, Wahlers Th.
Superior Outcomes in Patients undergoing Surgery with a Minimized Extracorporal Circulation compared to Off-Pump Revascularization.
ISMICS 2012. 2012.

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