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2020

Surgery

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The Covid-19 Pandemic And Acute Aortic Dissections In New York: A Matter Of Public Health., I. El-Hamamsy, D. R. Brinster, J. J. Derose, L. N. Girardi, K. Hisamoto, M. N. Imam, S. Itagaki, P. A. Kurlansky, C. Lau, H. Takayama, +3 Additional Authors Jan 2020

The Covid-19 Pandemic And Acute Aortic Dissections In New York: A Matter Of Public Health., I. El-Hamamsy, D. R. Brinster, J. J. Derose, L. N. Girardi, K. Hisamoto, M. N. Imam, S. Itagaki, P. A. Kurlansky, C. Lau, H. Takayama, +3 Additional Authors

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Multifocal Extracranial Mycotic Aneurysms In A Patient With Endocarditis, A. M. Spring, M. A. Catalano, B. F. Farber, K. V. Krishnasastry, P. J. Yu Jan 2020

Multifocal Extracranial Mycotic Aneurysms In A Patient With Endocarditis, A. M. Spring, M. A. Catalano, B. F. Farber, K. V. Krishnasastry, P. J. Yu

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© 2020 This report describes the case of a 44-year-old man with Streptococcus gallolyticus (formerly S. bovis) endocarditis requiring surgical mitral valve replacement who developed multifocal extracranial mycotic aneurysms after the resolution of infection.


A Comparison Of Existing Risk Prediction Models In Patients Undergoing Venoarterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation, B. Worku, M. Gaudino, D. Avgerinos, K. Ramasubbu, I. Gambardella, I. Gulkarov, S. Khin Jan 2020

A Comparison Of Existing Risk Prediction Models In Patients Undergoing Venoarterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation, B. Worku, M. Gaudino, D. Avgerinos, K. Ramasubbu, I. Gambardella, I. Gulkarov, S. Khin

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© 2020 The Author(s) Background: Patients undergoing consideration for venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (VA-ECMO) require an immediate risk profile assessment in the setting of incomplete information. A number of survival prediction models for critically ill patients and patients undergoing elective cardiac surgery or institution of VA-ECMO support have been designed. We assess the ability of these models to predict outcomes in a cohort of patients undergoing institution of VA-ECMO for cardiogenic shock or cardiac arrest. Methods: Fifty-one patients undergoing institution of VA-ECMO support were retrospectively analyzed. APACHE II, SOFA, SAPS II, Encourage, SAVE, and ACEF scores were calculated. Their ability ...


Management Of Elective Aortic Valve Replacement Over The Long Term In The Era Of Covid-19, C. Basman, C. A. Kliger, L. Pirelli, S. J. Scheinerman Jan 2020

Management Of Elective Aortic Valve Replacement Over The Long Term In The Era Of Covid-19, C. Basman, C. A. Kliger, L. Pirelli, S. J. Scheinerman

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