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    • Platelet Counts, Acute Kidney Injury, and Mortality after Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Surgery. 

      Kertai, Miklos D; Zhou, Shan; Karhausen, Jörn A; Cooter, Mary; Jooste, Edmund; Li, Yi-Ju; White, William D; ... (15 authors) (Anesthesiology, 2016-02)
      BACKGROUND: Cardiac surgery requiring cardiopulmonary bypass is associated with platelet activation. Because platelets are increasingly recognized as important effectors of ischemia and end-organ inflammatory injury, the ...
    • Robotic versus port-access mitral repair: A propensity score analysis. 

      Barac, Yaron D; Loungani, Rahul S; Sabulsky, Richard; Zwischenberger, Brittany; Gaca, Jeffrey; Carr, Keith; Glower, Donald D (Journal of cardiac surgery, 2021-04)
      <h4>Background</h4>Port-access (PORT) and robotic (ROBO) mitral repair are well established, but differences in patient selection and outcomes are not well documented.<h4>Methods</h4>A retrospective analysis was performed ...
    • The association of postcardiac surgery acute kidney injury with intraoperative systolic blood pressure hypotension. 

      Aronson, Solomon; Phillips-Bute, Barbara; Stafford-Smith, Mark; Fontes, Manuel; Gaca, Jeffrey; Mathew, Joseph P; Newman, Mark F (Anesthesiol Res Pract, 2013)
      Background. Postoperative acute kidney injury (AKI) is associated with high mortality and substantial cost after aortocoronary bypass graft (CABG) surgery. We tested the hypothesis that intraoperative systolic blood pressure ...