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Joseph E. Bavaria, M.D.
Cardiovascular Surgery

 
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Administrative Office:
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
6 Silverstein Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Administrative Assistants:
Sharon Lopez / Eileen Sharkey
Administrative Telephone: 215-662-2017
Administrative Fax: 215-349-5798

Clinical Office:
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
Heart & Vascular Center
East Pavilion, 2nd floor
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Research Administrative Assistants:
Diane Douglass 215-662-4292
Fran McGoldrick (TAVR) 215-662-6078

Contact Information (internal use only)

joseph.bavaria@uphs.upenn.edu

 

Dr. Bavaria, Brooke Roberts/William Maul Measey Professor of Surgery and the Director of the Thoracic Aortic Surgery Program. His clinical interests involve complex aortic diseases, cardiopulmonary transplantation, and cardiac valve surgery. Dr. Bavaria has published extensively on issues regarding thoracic aortic surgery, lung transplantation, and circulation management for complex thoracic aortic reconstruction.

 
Appointments
2004 - present Brooke Roberts/William Maul Measey
Professor of Surgery
Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1998 - 2004 Associate Professor of Surgery
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1992 - 1998 Assistant Professor of Surgery
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1991 - 1996 Instructor in Gross Cardiac Anatomy
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1989 - 1992 Instructor in Surgery
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1988 - 1989 Assistant Instructor in Surgery
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1986 - 1988 Postdoctoral Researcher in Cardiothoracic Surgery
Harrison Department of Surgical Research
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1984 - 1986 Assistant Instructor in Surgery
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
Hospital and Administrative Appointments
2005 - present Attending Surgeon in Cardiothoracic Surgery
Phoenixville Hospital, Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
 
2002 - present Committee Member on the New Technology Assessment Committee
University of Pennsylvania
 
2003 - present Vice Chief, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Pennsylvania Health System
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2002 - present Director, Clinical Research Program
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1998 - 2000 Clinical Director and Chief, Cardiac Surgery
Pennsylvania Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1997 - present Attending Surgeon in Cardiothoracic Surgery
Pennsylvania Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1996 - present Attending Surgeon in Cardiothoracic Surgery
Presbyterian Medical Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1993 - present Director, Thoracic Aortic Surgery Program
University of Pennsylvania Medical Center
 
1993 - present Director, Penn Medical Student Rotations
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
 
1993 - 2002 Director, Lung Transplantation Program
University of Pennsylvania Medical Center
 
1992 - 2004 Attending Surgeon in Thoracic Surgery
Veteran's Administration Medical Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1987 - 1988 Member of the Medical Board
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
 
1987 - 1988 President, Housestaff Association
University of Pennsylvania Medical Center
 
1986 - 1987 House Staff Representative
University of Pennsylvania Medical Center
 
Education/Training
1979 - 1983 Tulane University Medical School, M.D.
 
1977 - 1978 Honors Chemical Engineering Exchange Program The University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh, Scotland, Great Britain
 
1975 - 1979 Tulane University, B.S. CH.E.
(Chemical Engineering)
 
1973 - 1975 Indian Hill High School, Cincinnati, Ohio (Diploma)
 
1971 - 1973 American High School, Paris, France
 
Postgraduate Training and Fellowship Appointments
1990 - 1992 Resident in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1989 - 1990 Chief Resident in Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1984 - 1989 Resident in Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1983 - 1984 Intern in Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
Memberships/Societies
 
National/International Societies
  • American Surgical Association (ASA)
  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS)
  • Society of University of Surgeons (SUS)
  • American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS)
  • American College of Surgeons (ACS)
  • American Heart Association (AHA)
  • American Medical Association (AMA)
  • The Society for Thoracic Surgical Education
  • 21st Century Cardiothoracic Surgical Society
  • International Society of Endovascular Specialists (ISES)
  • Society for Heart Valve Disease
  • American Society of Angiology
  • European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
  • Scientific Committee-Magna Graecia Aortic Interventional Project
 
Local, State and Regional Societies
  • Agnew Surgical Society
  • Pennsylvania Association for Thoracic Surgery
  • Pennsylvania Medical Society
  • Philadelphia County Medical Society
  • Ravdin-Rhoads PENN Surgical Society
  • Society of Tulane Engineers
 
Research
 
Active Grants
2004 - present Evaluation of the Gore TAG 04-02 Thoracic Endoprosthesis for Treatment of Descending Thoracic Aneurysms, W.L. Gore, Principal Investigator
 
2011 - present The PARTNER II Trial: Placement of AoRTic TraNscathetER Valves Trial
Edwards Lifesciences, Principal Investigator
 
2005 - present Aortic Valve Operative Outcomes in Marfan Patients
National Marfan Foundation, Principal Investigator
 
2005 - present Evaluation of the GORE TAG Thoracic Endoprosthesis for the Treatment of Complex Pathology of the Descending Thoracic Aorta (TAG 04-01)
W. L. Gore, Principal Investigator
 
2006 - present Evaluation of the Gore TAG 05-02 Thoracic Endoprosthesis for Treatment of Descending Thoracic Aneurysms
Co-Investigator, W. L. Gore
 
2006 - present VALOR II: The Valiant Thoracic Stent Graft Clinical Study
Medtronic, Inc., Principal Investigator
 
2004 - present Zenith TX2 TAA Thoracic Endovascular Graft Clinical Study
Cook Medical, Co-Investigator
 
2007 - present A Phase 11 Clinical Study of the Safety and Efficacy of the Relay™
Thoracic Stent-Graft in Patients with Thoracic Aortic Pathologies
Bolton Medical, Co-Investigator
 
2007 - present Evaluation of the GORE TAG Thoracic Endoprosthesis-45mm (TAG 06-02)
W.L.Gore, Principal Investigator
 
2007 - present Edwards Lifesciences, Partner (Placement of Aortic Transcatheter Valves)
Edwards Lifesciences, Principal Investigator
 
2007 - present Clinical Investigation of the Sorin MEMO 3DAnnuloplasty Ring for Mitral Valve Repair
CarboMedics, Co-Investigator
 
2005 - present The International Registry of Acute Aortic Dissection (IRAD)
UMICH, Co-Principal Investigator
 
2010 - present Zenith TX2 TAA Endovascular Graft Post-Market Approval Study
Cook Incorporated, Primary Investigator
 
2010 - present

An Evaluation of the GORE Conformable TAG Thoracic Endoprosthesis for the Primary Treatment of Aneurysm of the Descending Thoracic Aortic (TAG 08-03)
W.L. Gore & Associates, Primary Investigator

 
Publications
 
Research Publications, Peer-Reviewed
  1. Bavaria JE, Ratcliffe MB, Gupta KB, Wenger RK, Bogen DK, Edmunds LH Jr.  Changes in left ventricular systolic wall stress during biventricular circulatory assistance.  Ann Thorac Surg 45(5):526-532, May 1988.
  2. Wenger RK, Bavaria JE, Ratcliffe MB, Bogen D, Edmunds LH Jr.  Flow dynamics of peripheral venous catheters during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation with a centrifugal pump.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 96(3):478-484, Sept. 1988.
  3. Gupta KB, Bavaria JE, Ratcliffe MB, Edmunds LH Jr, Bogen DK.  Measurement of end-systolic pressure-volume relations by intra-aortic balloon occlusion.  Circulation 80(4):1016-1028, Oct. 1989.
  4. Markovitz LJ, Savage EB, Ratcliffe MB, Bavaria JE, Kreiner G, Iozzo RV, Hargrove WC, Bogen DK, Edmunds LH Jr.  Large animal model of left ventricular aneurysm.  Ann Thorac Surg 48(6):838-845, Dec. 1989.
  5. Kreiner G, Gottlieb CD, I-Tien Yeh, Furukawa S, Miller JM, Edmunds LH Jr, Bavaria JE, Hargrove WC, Tyson GS:  Ventricular tachycardia in an ovine model of left ventricular aneurysm.  Surgical Forum 219-221, 1989.
  6. Bavaria JE, Furukawa S, Kreiner G, Gupta KB, Streicher J, Edmunds LH, Jr.  Effect of circulatory assist devices on stunned myocardium.  Ann Thorac Surg 49(1):123-128, Jan. 1990.
  7. Furukawa S, Bavaria JE, Kreiner G, Edmunds LH Jr.  Relationship between total mechanical energy and oxygen consumption in stunned myocardium.  Ann Thorac Surg 49(4):548-549, Apr. 1990.
  8. Bavaria JE, Furukawa S, Kreiner G, Ratcliffe MB, Bogen DK, Edmunds LH Jr.  Myocardial oxygen utilization after reversible global ischemia.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 100(2):210-220. Aug. 1990.
  9. Bavaria JE, Miller JM, Josephson ME, Hargrove WC III.  Endocardial resection in the treatment of ventricular tachycardia secondary to cardiac trauma.  J Cardiovasc Surg 32(1):50-52, Jan./Feb. 1991.
  10. Ratcliffe MB, Bavaria JE, Wenger RK, Bogen DK, Edmunds LH Jr.  Left ventricular mechanics of ejecting, post-ischemic hearts during left ventricular circulatory assistance.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 101(2):245-255, Feb. 1991.
  11. Furukawa S, Kreiner G, Bavaria JE, Streicher J, Edmunds LH Jr.  Recovery of oxygen utilization efficiency after global myocardial ischemia.  Ann Thorac Surg 52(5):1063-1068, Nov. 1991.
  12. Kahn MJ, Luginbuhl W, Gaines I, Bratschi J, Bavaria JE, Kaiser L, Treat J.  Leukocytosis associated with all trans-retinoic acid therapy in metastatic non-small cell lung cancer.  J Natl Cancer Inst 84(21):1669-1671, Nov. 1992.
  13. Kaiser LR, Bavaria JE.  Complications of thoracoscopy.  Ann Thorac Surg 56(3):796-798, Sept. 1993.
  14. Smythe WR, Bavaria JE.  Tetracycline pleurodesis - associated acute renal failure.  Chest 104(4):1274-1276, Oct. 1993.
  15. Edmunds LH, Herrmann HC, DiSesa VJ, Ratcliffe MB, Bavaria JE, McCarthy DM.  Left ventricular circulatory assistance without thoracotomy: Clinical experience with the Dennis Method.  Ann Thorac Surg 57(4):880-885, Apr. 1994.
  16. van Hoeven KH, Kellogg K, Bavaria JE.  Pulmonary metastasis from histologically benign giant-cell tumor of the bone.  Report of a class diagnosed by fine needle aspiration cytology.  Acta Cytol 38(3):3:410-414, May/June 1994.
  17. Smythe WR, Bavaria JE, Hall RA, Kline G, Kaiser LR.  Thoracoscopic removal of mediastinal parathyroid adenoma. Ann Thorac Surg 59(1):236-238, Jan. 1995.
  18. Hall RA, Salhany KE, LaBel E, Bavaria JE, Kaiser LR.  Fungal pulmonary abscess in an adult secondary to hyperimmunoglobulin E (Job's) Syndrome.  Ann Thorac Surg 59(3):759-761, Mar. 1995.
  19. Downing SW, Bavaria JE.  Intraperitoneal migration of an AICD generator placed in a poster rectus pocket. Ann Thorac Surg 59(3):786-787, Mar. 1995.
  20. Pilewski JM, Engelhardt JF, Bavaria JE, Kaiser LR, Wilson JM, Albelda SM.  Adenovirus-mediated gene transfer to human bronchial submucosal glands using xenografts.  Am J Physiol 268(4 Pt 1):L657-665, Apr. 1995.
  21. Levy WJ, Levin SK, Bavaria JE.  Cerebral oxygenation during retrograde perfusion.  Ann Thorac Surg 60(1):184-186, July 1995.
  22. Bavaria JE, Woo YJ, Hall RA, Carpenter JP, Gardner TJ.  Retrograde cerebral and distal aortic perfusion during ascending and thoracoabdominal aortic operations. Ann Thorac Surg 60(2):345-353, Aug. 1995.
  23. Smythe WR, LeBel E, Pilewski J, Bavaria JE, Kaiser LR, Albelda SM.  Integrin expression in non-small cell carcinoma of the lung.  Cancer Metastasis Rev 14(3):229-239, Sept. 1995.
  24. Deboer DA, Margolis ML, Livornese D, Bell KA, Livolsi VA, Bavaria JE.  Pulmonary venous aneurysm presenting as a middle mediastinal mass.  Ann Thorac Surg 61(4):1261-1262, Apr. 1996.
  25. Montone KT, Litzky LA, Wurster A, Kaiser L, Bavaria JE, Kotloff R, Palevsky H, Pietra GG, Tomaszewski JE.  Analysis of Epstein-Barr virus-associated post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder after lung transplantation. Surgery 199(5):544-551, May 1996.
  26. Mittal S, Berko B, Bavaria JE, Herrmann HC.  Radiation-induced cardiovascular dysfunction. Am J Cardiol 78(1):114-115, July 1996.
  27. DiPierro FV, Bavaria JE, Lankford EB, Polidori DJ, Acker MA, Streicher J, Gardner TJ. Triiodothyronine optimizes sheep ventriculoarterial coupling for work efficiency.  Ann Thorac Surg 62(3):662-669, Sept. 1996.
  28. Stecker MM, Cheung AT, Patterson T, Savino JS, Weiss SJ, Richards RM, Bavaria JE, Gardner TJ.  Detection of stroke during cardiac operations with somatosensory evoked responses. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 112(4):962-972, Oct. 1996.
  29. Bavaria JE, Woo YJ, Hall RA, Wahl PM, Acker MA, Gardner TJ.  Circulatory management with retrograde cerebral perfusion for acute type A aortic dissection.  Circulation 94{9 Suppl}:II173-176, Nov. 1996.
  30. Treat J, Friedland D, Luginbuhl W, Meehan L, Gorman G, Miller W, Bavaria JE, Kaiser L. Phase II trial of all-trans retinoic acid in metastatic non-small cell lung cancer.  Cancer Invest 14(5):415-420, 1996.
  31. Kotloff RM, Tino G, Bavaria JE, Palevsky HI, Hansen-Flaschen JH, Wahl P, Kaiser LR. Bilateral lung volume reduction surgery for advanced emphysema: A comparison of median sternotomy and thoracoscopic approaches.  Chest 110(6):1399-1406, Dec. 1996.
  32. Bavaria JE, Kotloff R, Palevsky H, Rosengard B, Roberts JR, Wahl PM, , Blumenthal N, Archer, C, Kaiser LR.  Bilateral versus single lung transplantation for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 113(3):520-528, Mar. 1997.
  33. Stecker MM, Bavaria JE, Barclay DK, Weiss SJ, Pochettino A, Cheung AT.  Carotid dissection with acute aortic dissection.  J Neurovasc Dis 2(4):166-171, July/Aug. 1997.
  34. Bavaria JE, Pochettino A.  Retrograde Cerebral Perfusion (RCP) in Aortic Arch Surgery: Efficacy and Possible Mechanisms of Brain Protection. Semin Thor Cardiovasc Surg 9(3):222-232, July 1997.
  35. Tuchman M, Lichtenstein GR, Rajagopal BS, McCann MT, Furth EE, Bavaria JE, Kaplan PB, Gibson JB, Berry GT.  Hepatic glutamine synthetase deficiency in fatal hyperammonemia after lung transplantation. Ann Intern Med 127(6):446-449, Sept. 15, 1997.
  36. Edelman JD, Bavaria JE, Palevsky HI, Litzky LA, Kaiser L, Kotloff RM.  Bilateral sequential lung transplantation for pulmonary alveolar microlithiasis. Chest 112(4):1140-1144, Oct. 1997.
  37. Smythe WR, Wasfi D, Bavaria JE, Albelda SM, Kaiser LR.  Loss of alpha-V integrin expression and recurrence in node-negative lung carcinoma. Ann Thorac Surg 64(4):949-953, Oct. 1997.
  38. Golden, MA, Vaughn DJ, Crooks GW, Holland GA, Bavaria JE.  Aortic dissection in a patient receiving chemotherapy for Hodgkin's Disease.  Angiology 48(12):1063-1065, Dec. 1997.
  39. Pochettino A, Bavaria JE.  Anterior axillary muscle-sparing thoracotomy for lung transplantation.  Ann Thorac Surg 64(6):1846-1848, Dec. 1997.
  40. Kotloff RM, Tino G Hansen-Flaschen J, Palevsky H, Wahl P, Manaker S, Kaiser L, Bavaria J. Short-term functional outcomes following unilateral versus bilateral lung volume reduction surgery. Am J Resp Crit Care Med 155:1602, 1997.
  41. Bavaria JE, Pochettino A, Kotloff R, Rosengard BR, Wahl PM, Palevsky H, Kaiser LR.  Effect of volume reduction on lung transplant timing and selection for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 115(1):9-18, Jan. 1998.
  42. Roberts JR, Bavaria JE, Abbott PS, Friedberg JS, Lanutti ME, Smythe WR, Kaiser LR. Resection of a pulmonary malignancy invading the intrapericardial inferior vena cava.  Ann Thorac Surg 65(1):263-265, Jan. 1998.
  43. Kotloff RM, Tino G, Palevsky HI, Hansen-Flaschen J, Wahl PM, Kaiser LR, Bavaria JE. Comparison of short-term functional outcomes following unilateral and bilateral lung volume reduction surgery.  Chest 113(4):890-895, Apr. 1998.
  44. Stewart AS, Smythe WR, Aukburg S, Kaiser LR, Fox KR, Bavaria JE.  Severe acute extrinsic airway compression by mediastinal tumor successfully managed with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.  ASAIO J 44(3):219-221, May/June 1998.
  45. Cheung AT, Bavaria JE, Weiss SJ, Patterson T, Stecker MM.  Neurophysiologic effects of retrograde cerebral perfusion used for aortic reconstruction.  J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 12(3):252-259, June 1998.
  46. Christie J, Bavaria JE, Palevsky HI, Litzky L, Blumenthal N, Kaiser LR, Kotloff R.  Primary graft failure following lung transplantation.  Chest 114(1):51-60, July 1998.
  47. Smythe WR, Bavaria JE, Kaiser LR.  Mediastinoscopic subtotal removal of mediastinal cysts.  Chest 114(2):614-617, Aug. 1998.
  48. Roberts JR, Bavaria JE, Wahl P, Wurster A, Friedberg JS, Kaiser LR.  Comparison of open and thoracoscopic bilateral volume reduction surgery: complications analysis.  Ann Thorac Surg 66(5):1759-1765, Nov. 1998.
  49. Stecker MM, Cheung AT, Barclay DK, Berlin JA, Grossman RI, Hurst R, Hirsch J, Bavaria JE, Gardner TJ, Savino JS: Timing and laterality of strokes associated with cardiac operations.  J Neurovasc Dis 3(5):203-218, 1998.
  50. Bavaria JE, Pochettino A, Wahl PM, Hall RA, Acker M, Gardner TJ.  Aortic arch reconstruction with retrograde cerebral perfusion.  J PA Ass’n Thorac Surg 6:16-25, 1998.
  51. Cheung AT, Bavaria JE, Pochettino A, Weiss SJ, Barclay DK, Stecker MM.  Oxygen delivery during retrograde cerebral perfusion in humans.  Anesth Analg 88(1):8-15, Jan. 1999.
  52. Naunheim KS, Kaiser LR, Bavaria JE, Hazelrigg SR, Magee M, Landreneau RJ, Osterloh J, Keller CA.  Long-term survival following thoracoscopic lung volume reduction: A multi-institutional review.  Ann Thorac Surg 68(6):2026-2032, Dec. 1999.
  53. Velazquez OC, Bavaria JE, Pochettino A, Carpenter JP.  Emergency repair of thoracoabdom-inal aortic aneurysms with immediate presentation.  J Vasc Surg 30(6):996-1003, Dec. 1999.
  54. Lichtenstein GR, Yang YX, Nunes FA, Lewis J, Tuchman M, Tino G, Kaiser LR, Palevsky HI, Kotloff R, Furth EE, Bavaria JE, Stecker MM, Kaplan P, Berry GT.  Fatal hyperammon-emia after orthotopic lung transplantation.  Ann Intern Med 132(4):283-287, Feb. 15, 2000.
  55. Lowdermilk GA, Keenan RJ, Landreneau RJ, Hazelrigg SR, Bavaria JE, Kaiser LR, Naunheim KS.  Comparison of clinical results for unilateral and bilateral thoracoscopic lung volume reduction.  Ann Thorac Surg 69:1670-1674, June 2000.
  56. Keane MG, Wiegers SE, Yang E, Ferrari VA, St. John Sutton MG, Bavaria JE. Structural determinants of aortic regurgitation in Type A dissection and the role of valvular resuspension as determined by intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography. Am J Cardiol 2000 Mar. 1;85(5):604-10.
  57. Bridges CR, Gorman RC, Stecker MM, Bavaria JE.  Acute Type A aortic dissection: retro-grade perfusion with left superior vena cava.  Ann Thorac Surg 69(6):1940-1941, June 2000.
  58. Naunheim KS, Hazelrigg SR, Kaiser LR, Keenan RJ, Bavaria JE, Landreneau RJ, Osterloh J, Keller CA.  Risk analysis for thoracoscopic lung volume reduction: a multi-institutional experience.  Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 17(6):673-679, June 2000.
  59. Keane MG, Wiegers SE, Plappert T, Pochettino A, Bavaria JE, St. John Sutton MG.  Bicuspid aortic valves are associated with aortic dilatation out of proportion to coexistent valvular lesions.  Circulation. 102(19 suppl 3):III35-39, Nov. 7, 2000.
  60. Pochettino A, Kotloff RM, Rosengard BR, Arcasoy SM, Blumenthal NP, Kaiser LR, Bavaria JE.  Bilateral versus single lung transplantation for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: intermediate-term results.  Ann Thorac Surg 70(6):1813-1819, Dec. 2000.
  61. Stecker MM, Cheung AT, Pochettino A, Kent GP, Patterson T, Weiss SJ, Bavaria JE.  Deep hypothermic circulatory arrest: I. Effects of cooling on electroencephalogram and evoked potentials.  Ann Thorac Surg 71(1):14-21, Jan. 2001.
  62. Stecker MM, Cheung AT, Pochettino A, Kent GP, Patterson T, Weiss SJ, Bavaria JE.  Deep hypothermic circulatory arrest: II. Changes in electroencephalogram and evoked potentials during rewarming.  Ann Thorac Surg. 71(1):22-28, Jan. 2001.
  63. Cheung AT, Weiss SJ, Kent G, Pochettino A, Bavaria JE, Stecker MM.  Intra-operative seizures in cardiac surgical patients undergoing deep hypothermic circulatory arrest monitoring with EEG.  Anesthesiology 94(6):1143-1147, June 2001.
  64. Shrager JB, Kozyak BW, Roberts JR, Bavaria JE, Friedberg JS, Kaiser LR, Rosengard BR. Successful experience with simultaneous lung volume reduction and cardiac procedures. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 122(1):196-197, July 2001.
  65. Arcasoy SM, Christie JD, Pochettino A, Zisman DA, Rosengard BR, Blumenthal NP, Palevsky HI, Bavaria JE, Kotloff RM.  Characteristics and outcomes of patients with sarcoidosis listed for lung transplantation.  Chest. 120(3):873-880, Sept. 2001.
  66. Bavaria JE, Pochettino A, Brinster DR, Gorman RC, McGarvey ML, Escherich A, Gardner TJ.  New paradigms and improved results for the surgical treatment of acute type A dissection.  Ann Surg 234(3):336-342, Sept. 2001.
  67. Arcasoy SM, Hersh C, Christie JD, Zisman D, Pochettino A, Rosengard BR, Blumenthal NP, Palevsky HI, Bavaria JE, Kotloff RM.  Bronchogenic carcinoma complicating lung transplantation.  J Heart Lung Transplant 20(10):1044-1053, Oct. 2001.
  68. Milas BL, Bavaria JE, Koch C, Troianos CA.  Case 8-2001. Resolution of systolic anterior motion after mitral valve repair with atrial pacing.  J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 15(5):641-648, Oct. 2001.
  69. Krasinskas AM, Kreisel D, Acker MA, Bavaria JE, Pochettino A, Kotloff RM, Arcasoy S, Milner R, Bavaria JE, Baum RA, Carpenter JP, Velazquez OC, Brinster D, Fairman RM.  Thoracic aortic stent grafts.  Semin Roentgenol 36(4):340-350, Oct. 2001.
  70. Augoustides JGT, Lakshminarayana S, Raman S, Jobes DR, Bavaria JE: Blood Product Utilization in Elective Aortic Root Replacement Anesthesiology 96: A-150, January 2002
  71. Stecker M, Escherich A, Patterson T, Bavaria J, Cheung A.  Effects of acute hypoxemia/ischemia on EEG and evoked responses at normothermia and hypothermia in humans.  Med Sci Monit 8(4):CR223-228, Mar. 2002.
  72. Bavaria JE, Coselli JS, Fehrenbacher J, Stowe CL, Pochettino A, Woo YJ.  Prospective Randomized Study of BioGlue Surgical Adhesive used as a Hemostatic and Structural Adjunct in Primary Surgical Repair of Ascending Aortic Aneurysm. Cardiovascular Surgery 10;1:C17,5 Page 49. June 2002
  73. Popal K, Hudson IM, Ludmir J, Braffman MN, Ewing S, Bavaria JE, Wong KL, Bridges CR.  Homograft aortic root replacement during pregnancy.  Ann Thorac Surg 74(1):243-245, July 2002.
  74. Szeto WY, Kreisel D, Karakousis GC, Pochettino A, Kotloff RM, Sterman DH, Arcasoy SM, Zisman DA, Blumenthal NP, Gallop RJ, Kaiser LR, Bavaria JE, Rosengard BR.  Cardiopulmonary bypass for bilateral sequential lung transplantation in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease without adverse effect on lung function or clinical outcome.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 124(2):241-249, Aug. 2002.
  75. Cheung AT, Weiss SJ, McGarvey ML, Stecker MM, Hogan MS, Escherich A, Bavaria JE. Interventions for reversing delayed-onset postoperative paraplegia after thoracic aortic reconstruction.  Ann Thorac Surg 74(2):413-421, Aug. 2002
  76. Gopal K, Hudson IM, Ludmir J, Braffman MN, Ewing S, Bavaria JE, Wong KL, Bridges CR. Homograft aortic root replacement during pregnancy. Ann. Thorac. Surg. 74:243-245. September 2002
  77. Bavaria JE, Brinster DR, Gorman RC, Woo YJ, Gleason T, Pochettino A.  Advances in the treatment of acute type A dissection: An integrated approach.  Ann Thorac Surg 74(5):S1848-1852, Nov. 2002.
  78. Coselli JS, Bavaria JE, Fehrenbacker J, Stowe CL, Macheers SK, Gundry SR.  Prospective randomized study of a protein based tissue adhesive used as a hemostatic and structural adjunct in cardiac and vascular anastomotic repair procedures.  J Am Coll Surg. 2003 Aug;197(2);243-52;discussion 252-3.
  79. Augoustides JG, Weiner J, Pinchasik D, Bavaria JE, Ochroch EA: Clinical Predictors for Mortality in Adults after Thoracic Aortic Surgery Requiring Deep Hypothermic Circulatory Arrest Anesthesiology 99: A-138, July 2003.
  80. Cheung AT, Pochettino A, Guvakov DV, Weiss SJ, Shanmugan S, Bavaria JE.  Safety of Lumbar Drains in Thoracic Aortic Operations Performed with Extracorporeal Circulation.  Ann Thorac Surg 2003 Oct;76(4):1190-6;discussion 1196-7.
  81. Lombardi JV, Carpenter JP, Pochettino A, Sonnad SS, Bavaria JE.  Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair After Prior Aortic Surgery.  J Vasc Surg 2003 Dec;38(6):1185-90.
  82. Floyd TF, McGarvey M, Ochroch EA, Cheung AT, Augoustides JA, Bavaria JE, Acker MA, Pochettino A, Detre JA.  Perioperative Changes in Cerebral Blood Flow After Cardiac Surgery: Influence of Anemia and Aging. Ann Thorac Surg. 2003 Dec;76(6):2037-42.
  83. David TE, Mohr FW, Bavaria JE, Hammon JW Jr., Smith MJ 3rd, Quinn RD, Bach DS.  Initial Experience with the Toronto Root Bioprosthesis. J Heart Valve Disease. 2004 Mar;13(2):248-51, discussion 252-3.
  84. Gleason TG, David TE, Cosselli J, Hammon JW, Bavaria JE.  St. Jude Medical Toronto Biological Aortic Root Prosthesis: Early FDA Phase II IDE Study Results. Ann. Thor. Surg. 2004 Sep;78(3):786-93
  85. Makaroun M, Dillavou E, Kee S, Sicard G, Chaikof E, Bavaria JE, Williams D, Mitchell S.  Endovascular Treatment of Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms: Results of the Phase II Multi-Center Trial of the Gore TAG Thoracic Endoprosthesis.  J Vasc Surg. 2005 Jan;41(1):1-9.
  86. Cheung AT; Pochettino A; McGarvey M; Appoo JJ, Fairman RM; Carpenter J; Moser WG; Woo Y J; Bavaria J.  Strategies to Manage Paraplegia Risk After Endovascular Stent Repair of Descending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2005;80(4):1280-8;discussion 1288-9
  87. Augoustides J, Raman S, Pochettino A, Ochroch AE, Savino JS, Bavaria J; Jobes DR,  Bleeding and blood product utilization in adults undergoing thoracic aortic surgery requiring deep hyperthermic circulatory arrest.  Annals of Cardiac Anesthesia 2005;8:125-132.
  88. Augoustides JG, Floyd TF, McGarvey ML, Ochroch EA, Pochettino A, Fulford S, Gambone AJ, Weiner J, Raman S, Savino JS, Bavaria JE, Jobes DR.  Major Clinical Outcomes in Adults Undergoing Thoracic Aortic Surgery Requiring Deep Hypothermic Circulatory Arrest: Quantification of Organ-Based Perioperative Outcome and Detection of Opportunities for Perioperative Intervention.  J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2005 Aug;19(4):446-52.
  89. Lankipalli RS, Lax K, Keane MG, Toca FM, Bavaria JE, Milas BL, Ferrari VA, Charagundla SR, Silvestre FE.  Images in Cardiovascular Medicine.  Infected Patent Ductus Arteriosus.  Circulation, 2005 Dec 20;112(25):e364-5.
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  97. Ikonomidis JS, Jones JA, Barbour JR, Stroud RE, Clark LL, Kaplan BS, Zeeshan A, Bavaria JE, Gorman III JH, Spinale FG, Gorman RC.  Expression of Matrix Metalloproteinases and Endogenous Inhibitors within Ascending Aortic Aneurysms of Patients with Marfans Syndrome.  Circulation 2006 Jul 4;114(1Suppl):I365-70.
  98. Floyd TF, Shah PN, Price CC, Harris F, Ratcliffe SJ, Acker MA, Bavaria JE, Rahmouni H, Kuersten B, Wiegers S, McGarvey ML, Woo YJ, Pochettino A, Melhem ER.  Clinically Silent Cerebral Ischemia Events After Cardiac Surgery: Their Incidence, Regional Vascular Occurrence, and Procedural Dependence.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2006 Jun;81(6):2160-6.
  99. Parmer SS, Carpenter JP, Stavropoulos SW, Fairman RM, Pochettino A, Woo EY, Moser GW, Bavaria JE.  Endoleaks After Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms.  J Vasc Surg 2006;44(3):447-52.
  100. Augoustides JG, Pochettino A, Ochroch EA, Cowie D, Weiner J, Gambone AJ, Pinchasik D, Bavaria JE, Jobes DR.  Renal Dysfuntion After Thoracic Aortic Surgery Requiring Deep Hypothermic Circulatory Arrest:  Definition, Incidence, and Clinical Predictors.  J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2006 Oct;20(5):673-7. Epub 2006 Aug 9.
  101. Woo E, Bavaria JE, Pochettino A, Gleason TG, Woo JY, Velásquez OC, Carpenter JP, Cheung AT, Fairman RM,.  Techniques for Preserving Vertebral Artery Perfusion During Thoracic Aortic Stent Grafting Requiring Aortic Arch Landing.  Vasc Endovasc Surg 40(5):367-373, Oct./Nov. 2006
  102. Szeto WY, Bavaria JE, Bowen FW, Woo EY, Fairman RM, Pochettino A.  The Hybrid Total Arch Repair: Brachiocephalic Bypass and Concomitant Endovascular Aortic Arch Stent Graft Placement.  J Card Surg 2007 Mar-Apr;22(2):97-102.
  103. Bavaria JE, Appoo JJ, Makaroun MS, Verter J, Yu ZF, Mitchell RS; Gore TAG Investigators.  Endovascular stent grafting versus open surgical repair of descending thoracic aortic aneurysms in low-risk patients: a multicenter comparative trial. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2007 Feb;133(2):369-77.
  104. Coselli JS, Bavaria JE, Elefteriades JA, Estrera AL, Lansman SL, Nienaber C, Sundt TM 3rd, Westaby S.  Panel Discussion: Session III-Natural History and Dissection. Ann Thorac Surg. 2007 Feb;83(2):S846-50.
  105. Settepani F, Szeto WY, Pacini D, De Paulis R, Chiariello L, Di Bartolomeo R, Gallotti R, Bavaria JE. Reimplantation valve-sparing aortic root replacement in Marfan syndrome using the Valsalva conduit: an intercontinental multicenter study. Ann Thorac Surg. 2007 Feb;83(2):S769-73; discussion S785-90.
  106. McGarvey ML, Mullen MT, Woo EY, Bavaria JE, Augoustides YG, Messe SR, Cheung AT.  The Treatment of Spinal Cord Ischemia Following Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair.  Neurocrit Care 6(1):35-9, Mar. 2007.
  107. Floyd TF, Ratcliffe SJ, Detre JA, Woo YJ, Acker MA, Bavaria JE, Resh BF, Pochettino A, Eckenhoff RA.  Integrity of the Cerebral Blood-Flow Response to Hyperoxia After Cardiopulmonary Bypass.  J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2007 Apr;21(2):212-7.Epub 2006 May 18.
  108. Ikonomidis JS, Jones JA, Barbour JR, Stroud RE, Clark LL, Kaplan BS, Zeeshan A, Bavaria JE, Gorman III JH, Spinale FG, Gorman RC.  Expression of Matrix Metalloproteinases and Endogenous Inhibitors within Ascending Aortic Aneurysms of Patients with Bicuspid or Tricuspid Aortic Valves.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2007 Apr;133(4):1028-36.Epub 2007 Feb 26.
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  110. Szeto WY, Bavaria JE.  Commentary on “Conventional Open Repair of Descending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms”.  Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther. 2007 Jun;19(2):122-3; discussion 123.
  111. Augoustides J, Szeto W, Ochroch EA, Cowie D, Weiner J, Gambone AJ, Pinchasik D, Bavaria JE.  Atrial Fibrillation After Aortic Arch Repair Requiring Deep Hypothermic Circulatory Arrest:  Incidence, Clinical Outcome, and Clinical Predictors.  J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth.  2007 Jun;21(3):388-92.
  112. Geirsson A, Szeto WY, Pochettino A, McGarvey Ml, Keane MG, Woo YJ, Augoustides JG, Bavaria JE.  Significance of Malperfusion Syndromes prior to Contemporary Surgical Repair for Acute Type A Dissection: Outcomes and Need for Additional Revascularizations.  Eur J Cardiothorac Sur 32(2007);255-262
  113. Grover FL, Mayer JE, Jr., Kouchoukos N, Guyton R, Edwards F, Bavaria J.  Letter by Grover et al regarding article, “Percutaneous implantation of the CoreValve self-expanding valve prosthesis in high-risk patients with aortic valve disease: the Siegburg First-in-Man study”.  Circulation. 2007 Jun 5;115(22):e612;author reply e613.
  114. Cheung AT, Cruz-Shiavone GE, Meng QC, Pochettino A, Augoustides JA, Bavaria JE, Ochroch EA.  Cardiopulmonary Bypass, Hemolysis and Nitroprusside-Induced Cyanide Production.  Anesth Analg 2007 Jul;105(1):29-33.
  115. Woo EY, McGarvey M, Jackson BM, Bavaria JE, Fairman RM, Pochettino A.  Spinal Cord Ischemia May Be Reduced via a Novel Technique of Intercostal Artery Revascularization During Open Thoracoabdominal Aneurysm Repair.  J Vasc Surg. 2007 Sep;46(3):421-6.
  116. Jones JA, Stroud RE, Kaplan BS, Leone AM, Bavaria JE, Gorman III JH, Gorman RC, Ikonomidis JS.  Differential Protein Kinase C Isoform Abundance in Ascending Aortic Aneurysms from Patients with Bicuspid versus Tricuspid Aortic Valves.  Circulation 2007 Sep 11;116(11Suppl):I144-9.
  117. Gutsche JT, Cheung AT, McGarvey ML, Moser WG, Szeto W, Pochettino A, Bavaria JE.  Risk Factors for Perioperative Stroke After Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair (TEVAR).  Ann Thorac Surg. 2007 Oct;84(4):1195-200;discussion 1200.
  118. Szeto WY, Bavaria JE, Bowen FW, Geirsson A, Cornelius K, Hargrove WC, Pochettino A.  Reoperative Aortic Root Replacement in Patients with Previous Aortic Surgery.  Ann Thorac Surg 2007 Nov;84(5):1592-8;discussion 1598-9.
  119. Brinkman WT, Szeto WY, Bavaria JE.  Stent Graft Treatment for Transverse Arch and Descending Thoracic Aorta Aneurysms. Curr Opin Cardiol, 2007 Nov;22(6):510-6.
  120. Szeto WY, Bavaria JE, Bowen FW, Geirsson A, Cornelius L, Hargrove WC, Pochettino A.  Reoperative Aortic Root Replacement in Patients with Previous Aortic Surgery.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2007 Nov;84(5):1592-8; discussion 1598-9.
  121. Geirsson A, Bavaria JE, Swarr D, Keane MG, Woo YJ, Szeto WY, Pochettino A.  Fate of the Residual Distal and Proximal Aorta After Acute Type A Dissection Repair Using a Contemporary Surgical Reconstruction Algorithm.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2007 Dec;84(6):1955-64;discussion 1955-64.
  122. Brinkman WT, Szeto WY, Bavaria JE.  Endovascular Therapy for the Thoracic Aorta.  US Cardiovascular Disease 2007, Issue 2, 55-56.
  123. Svensson L, Kouchoukos N, Bavaria JE, Coselli J, Eggebrecht H, Elefteriades J, Erbel R, Gleason T, Greenberg R, Lytle B, Mitchell RS, Nienaber CA, Roselli E, Safi H, Shemin R, Sicard GA, Sundt T, Szeto W, Wheatley G.  The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Expert Consensus Document on the Treatment of Descending Thoracic Aortic Disease Using Endovascular Stent-Grafts.  Ann Thorac Surg 2008 Jan;85(1 Suppl):S1-41.
  124. Hecker JG, Sundram H, Sou S, Zou S, Praestgaard A, Bavaria JE, Ramshandren S, McGarvey M.  Heat Shock Proteins HSP70 and HSP27 in the Cerebral Spinal fluid of Patients Undergoing Thoracic Aneurysm Repair Correlate with the Probability of Postoperative Paralysis.  Cell Stress Chaperones. 2008 Dec;13(4):435-46. Epub 2008 Apr 17.
  125. Messe SR, Bavaria JE, Mullen M, Cheung AT, Davis R, Augoustides JG, Gutsche J, Woo EY, Szeto WY, Pochettino A, Woo YJ, Kasner SE, McGarvey ML.  Neurologic Outcomes from High Risk Descending Thoracic and Thoracoabdominal Aortic Operations in the Era of Endovascular Repair.  Neurocrit Care 2008;9(3):344-51.
  126. Szeto WY, McGarvey M, Pochettino A, Moser GW, Hoboken A, Cornelius K, Woo EY, Carpenter JP, Fairman RM, Bavaria JE.  Results of a New Surgical Paradigm: Endovascular Repair for Acute Complicated Type B Aortic Dissection.  Ann Thorac Surg 2008 Jul;86(1):87-93.
  127. Augoustides JGT, Plappert T, Bavaria JE.  Hemodynamic Collapse During Pulmonary Embolectormy Due to Loss of Venous Return from Acute Occlusion of the Cardiopulmonary Venous Cannula with Thromboembolus.  Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg Aug 2008;7(4):661-2.
  128. Siman R, Roberts VL, McNeil E, Dang A, Bavaria JE, Ramchandren S, McGarvey M.  Biomarker Evidence for Mild Central Nervous System Injury After Surgically-Induced Circulation Arrest.  Brain Res. 2008 Jun 5;1213:1-11.
  129. Woo EY, Carpenter JP, Jackson BM, Pochettino A, Bavaria JE, Szeto WY, Fairman RM.  Left Subclavian Artery Coverage During Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair: A Single-Center Experience.  J Vasc Surg. 2008 Sep;48(3):555-60.
  130. Szeto WY, Bavaria JE.  Advances in Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair: Introduction.  Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009;21(4):339-40.
  131. Szeto WY, Bavaria JE.  Hybrid Repair of Aortic Arch Aneurysms: Combined Open Arch Reconstruction and Endovascular Repair.  Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009;21(4):347-54.
  132. Augoustides J, Giersson A, Szeto WY, Walsh EK, Cornelius B, Pochettino A, Bavaria JE.  Observational Study of Mortality Risk Stratification by Ischemic Presentation in Patients with Acute Type A Aortic Dissection: The Penn Classification.  Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med. 2009 Feb;6(2):140-6.
  133. Prendes BL, Brinkman WT, Sengupta AL, Bavaria JE.  Atypical Presentation of Extranodal Rosai-Dorfman Disease.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2009 Feb;87(2):616-8.
  134. Reade CC, Szeto WY, Bavaria JE.  Aortic Valve Commissural Fenestrations due to Sinus of Valsalva Dilation.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2009 Feb;87(2):646.
  135. Parish LM, Gorman JH 3rd, Kahn S, Plappert T, St John Sutton MG, Bavaria JE, Gorman RC.  Aortic Size in Acute Type A Dissection: Implications for Preventive Ascending Aortic Replacement.  Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2009 Jun;35(6):941-5;discussion 945-6. Epub 2009 Feb 23.
  136. Volguina IV, Miller DC, LeMaire SA, Palmero LC, Wang XL, Connolly HM, Sundt TM 3rd, Bavaria JE, Dietz HC, Milweicz DM, Coselli, JS.  Aortic Valve-Operative Outcomes in Marfan Patients Study Group.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2009.
  137. Settepani F, Szeto WY, Bergonzini M, Barbone A, Citterio E, Berwick D, Gallotti R, Bavaria JE.  “Reimplantation Valve-Sparing Aortic Root Replacement for Aortic Root Aneurysm in the Elderly:  Are We Pushing the Limits?” J Card Surg 2009 Jan-Feb;25(1):56-61, Epub 2009 Mar 23.
  138. Volguina IV, Miller DC, LeMaire SA, Palmero LC, Wang XL, Connolly HM, Sundt TM 3rd, Bavaria JE, Dietz HC, Milweicz DM, Coselli, JS.  Valve-Sparing and Valve-Replacing Techniques For Aortic Root Replacement in Patients With Marfan Syndrome: Analysis of Early Outcomes.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2009 May;137(5):1124-32
  139. Augoustides JG, Plappert T, Bavaria JE.  Aortic Decision-Making in the Loeys-Dietz Syndrome:  Aortic Root Aneurysm and a Normal-Caliber Ascending Aorta and Aortic Arch.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009 Aug;138(2):502-3.  Epub 2008 Jul 26.
  140. Pochettino A, Brinkman WT, Moeller P, Szeto WY, Moser W, Cornelius K, Bowen FW, Woo YJ, Bavaria JE.  Antegrade Thoracic Stent Grafting During Repair of Acute DeBakey I Dissection Prevents Development of Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2009 Aug;88(2) 482-9;discussion 489-90.
  141. Song HK, Bavaria JE, Kindem MW, Holmes KW, Milewicz DM, Maslen CL, Pyeritz RE, Basson CT, Eagle K, Tolunay HE, Kroner BL, Dietz H, Menashe V, Devereux RB, Desvigne-Nickens P, Ravekes W, Weinsaft JW, Bambilla D, Stylianou
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  143. Cambria RP, Crawford RS, Cho J, Bavaria J, Farber M, Lee A, Ramaiah V, Kwolek C.  Endovascular Stent Graft Repair of Acute Catastrophes of the Descending Thoracic Aorta: Multicenter Clinical Trial.  J Vasc Surg. 2009 Dec;50(6):1255-64.e1-4.
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  145. Reece TB, Wallen TJ, Jagasia DH, Bavaria JE, Szeto WY.  Open Thoracic Aortic Repair for Dysphagia in Patients with Kommerell’s Diverticulum and Right-Sided Aortic Arch with Aberrant Left Subclavian Artery.  J Card Surg 2010 Jan-Feb:25(1):62-4.
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  147. Szeto WY, Moser WG, Desai ND, Milewski RK, Sheung AT, Pochettino A, Bavaria JE.  Transapical Deployment of Endovascular Thoracic aortic Stent Graft for an Ascending Aortic Pseudoaneurysm.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2010 Feb;89(2):616-8.
  148. Milewski RK, Pacini D, Moser GW, Moeller P, Cowie D, Szeto W, Woo YJ, Desai Nimesh, DiMarco L, Pochettino A, DiBartolomeo R, Bavaria J.  Retrograde and Antegrade Cerebral Perfusion:  Results in Short Elective Arch Reconstructive Times.  Ann Thorac Surg 2010 May;89:1448-57.
  149. Brinster CJ, Szeto WY, Bavaria JE, Woo EY, Fairman RM, Jackson BM.  Endovascular Repair of Extent I Thoracoabdominal Aneurysms with landing Zone Extension into the Aortic Arch and Mesenteric Portion of the Abdominal Aorta.  J Vasc Surg. 2010 Aug;52(2):460-3. Epub 2010 Jun 11.
  150. Conte J, Weissman N, Dearani JA, Bavaria JE, Heimansohn D, Dembitsky W, Doyle D.  A North American, Prospective, Multicenter Assessment of the Mitroflow Aortic Pericardial Prosthesis.  Ann Thorac Surg 2010;90:144-52.
  151. Preventza O, Bavaria JE, Ramaiah V, Moser GW, Szeto W, Wheatley G, Moeller P, Rodriques-Lopez J, Diethrich E.  Thoracic Endografting is a Viable Option for the Octogenarian.  Ann Thorac Surg 2010;90:78-82.
  152. Augoustides JG, Szeto WY, Desai ND, Pochettino A, Cheung AT, Savino JS, Bavaria JE.  Classification of Acute Type A Dissection: Focus on Clinical Presentation and Extent.  Eur J Cardiothorac Surg.  2010 Jul 6.
  153. Kirkwood ML, Pochettino A, Fairman RM, Jackson BM, Bavaria JE, Woo EY.  Simultaneous TEVAR and EVAR is Feasible with Minimal Morbidity and Mortality. J Vasc Surg:Sep 2010;52(3):810-811
  154. Bish LT, Bavaria JE, Augoustides J.   Thyroid Storm After Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg.  2010 Nov;140(5)e67-9. Epub2010 Aug 6.
  155. Milewski RK, Szeto WY, Pochetino A, Moser GW, Moeller P, Bavaria JE.  Have Hybrid Procedures Replaced Open aortic Arch Reconstruction in High-Risk Patients?  A Comparative Study of Elective Open Arch Debranching With Endovascular Stent Graft Placement and Conventional Elective Open Total and Distal Aortic Arch Reconstruction.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010 Sep;140(3):590-7.
  156. Augoustides JG, Szeto WY, Bavaria JE.  Advances in Aortic Valve Repair: Focus on Functional Approach, Clinical Outcomes, and Central role of Echocardiography.  J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2010 Dec;24(6):1016-20. Epub 2010 Oct 16.
  157. Leon MB, Smith CR, Mack M, Miller DC, Moses JW, Svensson LG, Tuzcu EM, Webb JG, Fontana GP, Makkar RR, Brown DL, Block PC, Guyton RA, Pichard AD, Bavaria JE, Herrmann HC, Douglas PS, Petersen JL, Akin JJ, Anderson WN, Wang D, Pocock S, Partner Trial Investigators.  Transcatheter Aortic-valve Implantation for Aortic Stenosis in Patients Who Cannot Undergo Surgery.  N England J Med 2010 Oct 21;363(17):1597-607.
  158. Zeeshan A, Woo EY, Bavaria JE, Fairman RM, Desai ND, Pochettino A, Szeto WY.  Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair for Acute Complicated Type B Aortic Dissection: Superiority Relative To Conventional Open Surgical and Medical Therapy.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2010 Dec;140(6 Suppl);S109-15: discussion S142-S146.
  159. Thourani VH, Ailwadi G, Szeto W, Dewey T, Mack M, Bavaria J, Kron I, Kilgo P, Guyton RA.  Outcomes of Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement in High Risk Patients: A Multi-Institutional Study.  Ann Thorac Surg 2011 Jan;91:49-56.
  160. Nathan DP, Xu C, Gorman JH 3rd, Fairman RM, Bavaria JE, Gorman RC, Chandran KB, Jackson BM.  Pathogenesis of Acute Aortic Dissection: A Finite Element Stress Analysis.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Feb;91(2):458-63.
  161. Jackson BM, Woo EY, Bavaria JE, Fairman RM.  Gender Analysis of the Pivotal Results of the Medtronic Talent Thoracic Stent Graft System (VALOR) Trial.  J Vasc Surg 2011 Aug;54(2):358-63.
  162. Dake MD, White RA, Diethrich EB, Greenberg RK, Criado FJ, Bavaria JE, Piccolo RS, Siami FS;  Society for Vascular Surgery Outcomes Committee.  Report on Endograft Management of Traumatic Thoracic Aortic Transections at 30-Days and 1-year from a Multidisciplinary Subcommittee of the Society for Vascular Surgery Outcomes Committee.  J Vasc Surg 2011 Apr;53(4):1091-6.
  163. Ullery BW, Quatromoni J, Jackson BM, Woo EY, Fairman RM, Desai ND, Bavaria JE, Wang GJ.  Impact of Intercostal Artery Occlusion on Spinal Cord Ischemia Following Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair.  Vasc Endovascular Surg 2011 Aug;45(6):519-23
  164. Wang GJ, Jackson BM, Woo EY, Bavaria JE, Desai ND, Pochettino A, Fairman RM.  “Relining” of Thoracic Aortic Stent Grafts for Patients Presenting with Rupture/Impending Rupture.  Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2011 Jul;45(5):438-41.
  165. Jassar AS, Golden MA, Augoustides JG, Vernick WJ, Bavaria JE, Szeto WY.  Balloon-Assisted Deployment Prevents Endograft Misalignment During Hybrid Aortic Arch Repair.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Jun;91(6):1982-4.
  166. Smith CR, Leon MB, Mack MJ, Miller DC, Moses JW, Svensson LG, Tuzcu EM, Webb JG, Fontana GP, Makkar RR, Williams M, Dewey T, Kapadia S, Babaliaros V, Thourani VH, Corso P, Pichard AD, Bavaria JE, Herrmann HC, Akin JJ, Anderson WN, Wang D, Pocock SJ; PARTNER Trial Investigators.  Transcatheter Versus Surgical Aortic-Valve Replacement in High-Risk Patients.  N Engl J Med. 2011 June 9;364(23):2187-98. Epub 2011 Jun 5.
  167. Szeto WY, Augoustides JG, Desai ND, Moeller P, McGarvey ML, Walsh E, Bannan A, Herrmann HC, Bavaria JE.  Cerebral Embolic Exposure During Transfemoral and Transapical Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement.. J Card Surg. 2011 Jul;26(4):348-54.
  168. Vergnat M, Jackson BM, Cheung AT, Weiss SJ, Ratcliffe SJ, Gillespie MJ, Woo YJ, Bavaria JE, Acker MA, Gorman RC, Gorman JH 3rd.  Saddle-Shape Annuloplasty Increases Mitral Leaflet Coaptation After Repair for Flail Posterior Leaflet.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Sep;92(3:797-803.
  169. Mendoza DD, Kochar M, Devereax RB, Basson CT, Min JK, Holmes K, Dietz HC, Milewicz DM, LeMaire SA, Pyeritz RE, Bavaria JE, Maslen CL, Song H, Tolunay HE, Kroner BL, Eagle KA, Weinsaft JW; GenTAC (National Registry of Genetically Triggered Thoracic aortic Aneurysms and Cardiovascular Conditions) Study Investigators.  Impact of Image Analysis Methodology on Diagnostic and Surgical Classification of Patients with Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Sep;92(3):904-12.
  170. Lemaire SA, McDonald ML, Guo DC, Russell L, Miller CC 3rd, Johnson RJ, Bekheirnia MR, Franco LM, Nguyen M, Pyeritz RE, Bavaria JE, Devereux R, Maslen C, Holmes KW, Eagle K, Body SC, Seidman C, Seidman JG, Isselbacher EM, Bray M, Coselli JS, Estrera AL, Safi HJ, Belmont JW, Leal SM, Milewicz DM.  Genome-wide association study identifies a susceptibility locus for thoracic aortic aneurysms and aortic dissections spanning FBN1 at 15q21.1. Nat Genet. 2011 Sep 11;43(10):996-1000. doi: 10.1038/ng.934
  171. Vallabhajosyula P, Bavaria JE.  Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation:  Complications and Management.  J Heart Valve Dis.  2011 Sep;20(5):499-509.
  172. Nathan DP, Xu C, Plappert T, Gorman JH, Desjardins B, Bavaria JE, Gorman RC, Chandran KB, Jackson BM. Increased ascending aortic wall stress in patients with bicuspid aortic valves. Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Oct;92(4):1384-9.
  173. Desai ND, McCarthy F, Moser W, Szeto WY, Zeeshan A, Brown D, Woo YJ, Pochettino A, Moeller P, Bavaria JEDurability of Porcine Bioroots in Younger Patients With Aortic Root Pathology: A Propensity-Matched Comparison With Composite Mechanical Roots.  Ann. Thorac. Surg., December 2011; 92: 2054 - 2061.
  174. Bavaria JE, Szeto WY, Roche LA, Walsh EK, Buckley-Blaskovich V, Solometo LP, Burtch KE, Desai ND, Herrmann HC,  The Progression of a Transcatheter Aortic Valve Program: A Decision Analysis of More Than 680 Patient Referrals.  Ann. Thorac. Surg., December 2011; 92: 2072 - 2077.
  175. Kirkwood ML, Pochettino A, Fairman RM, Jackson BM, Wang GJ, Szeto WY, Bavaria JE, Woo EY.  Simultaneous thoracic endovascular aortic repair and endovascular aortic repair is feasible with minimal morbidity and mortality.  J Vasc Surg. 2011 Dec;54(6):1588-91. Epub 2011 Sep 9.
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  180. Jassar AS, Ford PA, Haber HL, Isidro A, Swain JD, Bavaria JE, and Bridges CR.  Cardiac Surgery in Jehovah's Witness Patients: Ten-Year Experience.  Ann. Thorac. Surg., January 2012; 93: 19 – 25
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  182. Jassar AS, Bavaria JE, Szeto WY, Moeller PJ, Maniaci J, Milewski RK, Gorman JH 3rd, Desai ND, Gorman RC, Pochettino A.  Graft Selection for Aortic Root Replacement in Complex Active Endocarditis: Does It Matter?  Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Feb;93(2):480-7.
  183. Ikonomidis JS, Ruddy JM, Benton SM, Arroyo J, Brinsa TA, Stroud RE, Zeeshan A, Bavaria JE, Gorman III JH, Gorman RC, Spinale FG, Jones JA.  Aortic Dilation with Bicuspid Aortic Valves:  Cusp Fusion Correlates to Matrix Metalloproteinases and Inhibitors.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Feb;93(2):457-63.
  184. Hughes GC, Zhao Y, Rankin JS, Scarborough JE, O'Brien S, Bavaria JE, Wolfe WG, Gaca JG, Gammie JS, Shahian DM, Smith PK.  Effects of Institutional Volumes on Operative Outcomes for Aortic Root Replacement in North America. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2012 Feb 3.
  185. Tommaso CL, Bolman RM 3rd, Feldman T, Bavaria J, Acker MA, Aldea G, Cameron DE, Dean LS, Fullerton D, Hijazi ZM, Horlick E, Miller DC, Moon MR, Ringel R, Ruiz CE, Trento A, Weiner BH, Zahn EM.  SCAI/AATS/ACCF/STS Multisociety Expert Consensus Statement: Operator & Institutional Requirements for Transcatheter Valve Repair and Replacement; Part 1 TAVR.  J Am Coll Cardiol. 2012 Feb 29.
  186. Tommaso CL, Bolman RM 3rd, Feldman T, Bavaria J, Acker MA, Aldea G, Cameron DE, Dean LS, Fullerton D, Hijazi ZM, Horlick E, Miller DC, Moon MR, Ringel R, Ruiz CE, Trento A, Weiner BH, Zahn EM.  SCAI/AATS/ACCF/STS Multisociety Expert Consensus Statement: Operator & Institutional Requirements for Transcatheter Valve Repair and Replacement; Part 1 TAVR.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Feb 29.
  187. Giri J, Bortnick AE, Wallen T, Walsh E, Bannan A, Desai N, Szeto WY, Bavaria J, Herrmann HC.  Procedural and Clinical Outcomes of the Valve-in-Valve Technique for Severe Aortic Insufficiency After Ballon-Expandable Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacemenr.  Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2012 Mar 14. Doi;10.1002/ccd.23451.
  188. Tommaso CL, Bolman RM 3rd, Feldman T, Acker MA, Aldea G, Bavaria J, Cameron DE, Dean LS, Fullerton D, Hijazi ZM, Horlick E, Miller DC, Moon MR, Ringel R, Ruiz CE, Trento A, Weiner BH, Zahn EM.  SCAI/AATS/ACCF/STS Multisociety expert consensus statement: Operator & institutional requirements for transcatheter valve repair and replacement; Part 1 TAVR.  Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2012 Mar 1. doi: 10.1002/ccd.24394.
  189. Sainger R, Grau JB, Poggio P, Branchetti E, Bavaria JE, Gorman JH 3rd, Gorman RC, Gerrari G.  Dephosphorylation of Circulating Human Osteopontin Correlates with Severe Valvular Calcification in Patients with Calcific Aortic Valve Disease.  Biomarkers. 2012 Mar;17(2):111-8.
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  191. Nathan DP, Woo EY, Fairman RM, Wang GJ, Pochettino A, Desai ND, Bavaria JE, Jackson BM. Stent Grafting For Aneurysmal Degeneration of Chronic Descending Thoracic Aortic Dissections. J Vasc Surg. 2012 Apr;55(4):963-7. Epub 2012 Jan 11.
  192. Makkar RR, Fontana GP, Jilaihawi H, Kapadia S, Pichard AD, Douglas PS, Thourani VH, Babaliaros VC, Webb JG, Herrmann HC, Bavaria JE, Kodali S, Brown DL, Bowers B, Dewey TM, Svensson LG, Tuzcu M, Moses JW, Williams MR, Siegel RJ, Akin JJ, Anderson WN, Pocock S, Smith CR, Leon MB; PARTNER Trial Investigators.  Transcatheter aortic-valve replacement for inoperable severe aortic stenosis.  N Engl J Med. 2012 May 3;366(18):1696-704. Epub 2012 Mar 26.
  193. Giri J, WY, Bavaria JE, Herrmann HC.  Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement with Coronary Artery Protection Performed in a Patient with an Anomalous Left Main Coronary Artery.  Journal of the American College of Cardiology (Accepted) Jan. 2012. 
  194. Hughes GC, Zhao Y, Rankin JS, Scarborough JE, O'Brien S, Bavaria JE, Wolfe WG, Gaca JG, Gammie JS, Shahian DM, Smith PK.  Effects of institutional volumes on operative outcomes for aortic root replacement in North America.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2012 Feb 3.
  195. Messé SR, McGarvey ML, Bavaria JE, Pochettino A, Szeto WY, Cheung AT, Leitner E, Miller SW, Kasner SE.  A Pilot Study of Darbepoetin Alfa for Prophylactic Neuroprotection in Aortic Surgery.  Neurocrit Care. 2012 Apr 24.
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  197. Augoustides JG, Patel PA, Savino JS, Bavaria JEThe Heart Team Approach to Acute Type A Dissection: a New Paradigm in the Era of the Integrated Penn Classification and the Essen Concept.  Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2012 May 7.
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  206. Augoustides JG, Szeto WY, Woo EY, Andritsos M, Fairman RM, Bavaria JEThe Complications of Uncomplicated Acute Type-B Dissection: the Introduction of the Penn Classification.  J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2012 Dec;26(6):1139-44.
  207. Leshnower BG, Szeto WY, Pochettino A, Desai ND, Moeller PJ, Nathan DP, Jackson BM, Woo EY, Fairman RM, Bavaria JEThoracic Endografting Reduces Morbidity and Remodels the Thoracic Aorta in DeBakey III Aneurysms.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Dec 12. doi:pii: S0003-4975(12)02143-1.
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  210. McCarthy FH, Bavaria JE, Pochettino A, Fox Z, Moeller P, Szeto WY, Desai ND.  Comparing Aortic Root Replacements: Porcine Bioroots Versus Pericardial Versus Mechanical Composite Roots: Hemodynamic and Ventricular Remodeling at Greater Than One-Year Follow-Up.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Dec;94(6):1975-82; discussion 1982.
  211. Reynolds MR, Magnuson EA, Lei Y, Wang K, Vilain K, Li H, Walczk J, Pinto DS, Thourani VH, Svenssson LG, Mack JM, Miller DC, Satler LE, Bavaria J, Smith CR, Leon MB, Cohen DJ.  Cost-Effectiveness of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Compared with Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement in High-Risk Patients with Severe Aortic Stenosis.  JACC 60(25);0735-1097.
  212. Bavaria JE, Vallabhajosyula P, Komlo C, Szeto WY.  Valve-sparing aortic root reimplantation and cusp repair in bicuspid aortic valve: with aortic insufficiency and root aneurysm.  Ann Cardiothorac Surg. 2013 Jan;2(1):127-9.
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  216. Bavaria JE, Desai ND, Cheung A, Petracek MR, Groh MA, Borger MA, Schaff HV. The St Jude Medical Trifecta Aortic Pericardial Valve: Results from a Global, Multicenter, Prospective Clinical Study.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Mar 7. S0022-5223(13)00032-9. 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.12.087.
  217. Di Eusanio M, Patel HJ, Nienaber CA, Montgomery DM, Korach A, Sundt TM, Devincentiis C, Voehringer M, Peterson MD, Myrmel T, Folesani G, Larsen M, Desai ND, Bavaria JE, Appoo JJ, Kieser TM, Fattori R, Eagle K, Di Bartolomeo R, Trimarchi S.  Patients With Type A Acute Aortic Dissection Presenting With Major Brain Injury: Should We Operate on Them?  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Mar;145(3 Suppl):S213-S221.e1.
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  219. Goldstone AB, Atluri P, Szeto WY, Trubelja A, Howard JL, MacArthur JW, Newcomb C, Donnelly JP, Kobrin DM, Sheridan MA, Powers C, Gorman RC, Gorman III JH, Pochettino A, Bavaria JE, Acker MA, Hargrove III WC, Woo YJ.  Minimally Invasive Approach Provides at Least Equivalent Results for Surgical Correction of Mitral Regurgitation: A Propensity Matched Comparison.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Mar;145(3):748-56.
  220. Sainger R, Grau JB, Branchetti E, Poggio P, Lai E, Koka E, Vernick WJ, Gorman RC, Bavaria JE, Ferrari G.  Comparison of transesophageal echocardiographic analysis and circulating biomarker expression profile in calcific aortic valve disease.  J Heart Valve Dis. 2013 Mar;22(2):156-65.
  221. Frederick JR, Yang E, Trubelja A, Desai ND, Szeto WY, Pochettino A, Bavaria JE, Woo YJ.  Ascending aortic cannulation in acute type a dissection repair.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 May;95(5):1808-11.
  222. Vallabhajosyula P, Szeto WY, Desai N, Komlo C, Bavaria JEType II arch hybrid debranching procedure.  Ann Cardiothorac Surg. 2013 May;2(3):378-86.
  223. Vallabhajosyula P, Szeto W, Desai N, Bavaria JEType I and Type II hybrid aortic arch replacement: postoperative and mid-term outcome analysis.  Ann Cardiothorac Surg. 2013 May;2(3):280-7.
  224. Tian DH, Wan B, Bannon PG, Misfeld M, Lemaire SA, Kazui T, Kouchoukos NT, Elefteriades JA, Bavaria JE, Coselli JS, Griepp RB, Mohr FW, Oo A, Svensson LG, Hughes GC, Underwood MJ, Chen EP, Sundt TM, Yan TD.  A meta-analysis of deep hypothermic circulatory arrest alone versus with adjunctive selective antegrade cerebral perfusion.  Ann Cardiothorac Surg. 2013 May;2(3):261-70.
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  226. Svensson LG, Adams DH, Bonow RO, Kouchoukos NT, Miller DC, O'Gara PT, Shahian DM, Schaff HV, Akins CW, Bavaria JE, Blackstone EH, David TE, Desai ND, Dewey TM, D'Agostino RS, Gleason TG, Harrington KB, Kodali S, Kapadia S, Leon MB, Lima B, Lytle BW, Mack MJ, Reardon M, Reece TB, Reiss GR, Roselli EE, Smith CR, Thourani VH, Tuzcu EM, Webb J, Williams MR.  Aortic Valve and Ascending Aorta Guidelines for Management and Quality Measures.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Jun;95(6 Suppl):S1-66.
  227. Levack MM, Bavaria JE, Gorman RC, Gorman JH 3rd, Ryan LP.  Rapid Aortic Arch Debranching Using the Gore Hybrid Vascular Graft.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Jun;95(6):e163-5. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2013.01.078.
  228. Bavaria JEPoint: Access to transcatheter aortic valve replacement should be limited to high-volume surgical centers.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Jun;145(6):1441-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2013.02.078.
  229. Herrmann HC, Pibarot P, Hueter I, Gertz ZM, Stewart WJ, Kapadia S, Tuzcu M, Babaliaros V, Thourani V, Szeto WY, Bavaria JE, Kodali S, Hahn RT, Williams M, Miller C, Douglas PS, Leon MB.  Predictors of Mortality and Outcomes of Therapy in Low-Flow Severe Aortic Stenosis-A Placement of Aortic Transcatheter Valves (PARTNER) Trial Analysis.  Circulation. 2013 Jun 11;127(23):2316-2326.
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  232. McCarthy FH, Desai ND, Fox Z, George J, Moeller P, Vallabhajosyula P, Szeto WY, Bavaria JEModerate mitral regurgitation in aortic root replacement surgery: Comparing mitral repair with no mitral repair.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Sep 12. pii: S0022-5223(13)00889-1
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  234. Okada DR, Rahmouni HW, Herrmann HC, Bavaria JE, Forfia PR, Han Y.  Assessment of Right Ventricular Function by Transthoracic Echocardiography Following Aortic Valve Replacement.  Echocardiography. 2013 Oct 21. doi: 10.1111/echo.12421.
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  236. Murphy EH, Szeto WY, Herdrich BJ, Jackson BM, Wang GJ, Bavaria JE, Fairman RM, Woo EY.  The management of endograft infections following endovascular thoracic and abdominal aneurysm repair.  J Vasc Surg. 2013 Nov;58(5):1179-85.
  237. Desai ND, Bavaria JE.  Deciding Factors for Treating Complicated Aortic Dissection: Evaluating Aortic Dissection and Knowing When and How to Intervene.  Endovascular Today. November 2013, Volume 12, No. 11.
  238. Dewey TM, Bowers B, Thourani VH, Babaliaros V, Smith CR, Leon MB, Svensson LG, Tuzcu EM, Miller DC, Teirstein PS, Tyner J, Brown DL, Fontana GP, Makkar RR, Williams MR, George I, Kirtane AJ, Bavaria JE, Mack MJ.  Transapical Aortic Valve Replacement for Severe Aortic Stenosis: Results From the Nonrandomized Continued Access Cohort of the PARTNER Trial.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Dec;96(6);2083-9.
  239. Ryan LP, Levack MM, Gorman JH 3rd, Gorman RC, Milewski RC, Bavaria JEQuantitative analysis of 3-dimensional aortic annular geometry: Implication for aortic root reimplantation.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Dec 9. S0022-5223(13)01261-0.
  240. Bavaria JE, Komlo CM, Rhode T, Vallabhajosyula P.  Can the Bicuspid Aortic Valve B Spared?  The Con Position, with Caveats and Nuances.  Texas Heart Institute Journal, 40:5.dec 2013.
  241. Vallabhajosyula P, Szeto WY, Pulsipher A, Desai N, Menon R, Moeller P, Musthaq S, Pochettino A, Bavaria JEAntegrade thoracic stent grafting during repair of acute Debakey type I dissection promotes distal aortic remodeling and reduces late open distal reoperation rate.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Dec 9.  S0022-5223(13)01277-4.
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  257. Vallabhajosyula P, Komlo C, Szeto WY, Wallen TJ, Desai N, Bavaria JERoot Stabilization of the Repaired Bicuspid Aortic Valve: Subcommissural Annuloplasty Versus Root Reimplantation.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Apr;97(4):1227-34.
  258. Rylski B, Bavaria JE, Beyersdorf F, Branchetti E, Desai ND, Milewski RK, Szeto WY, Vallabhajosyula P, Siepe M, Kari FA.  Type A Aortic Dissection in Marfan Syndrome: Extent of Initial Surgery Determines Long-Term Outcome.  Circulation. 2014 Apr 1;129(13):1381-6.
  259. Yan TD, Tian DH, Lemaire SA, Hughes GC, Chen EP, Misfeld M, Griepp RB, Kazui T, Bannon PG, Coselli JS, Elefteriades JA, Kouchoukos NT, Underwood MJ, Mathew JP, Mohr FW, Oo A, Sundt TM, Bavaria JE, Di Bartolomeo R, Di Eusanio M, Trimarchi S; International Aortic Arch Surgery Study Group.  Standardizing clinical end points in aortic arch surgery: a consensus statement from the International Aortic Arch Surgery Study Group.  Circulation. 2014 Apr 15;129(15):1610-6.
  260. Rylski B, Szeto WY, Bavaria JE, Branchetti E, Moser W, Milewski RK.  Development of a Single Endovascular Device for Aortic Valve Replacement and Ascending Aortic Repair.  J Card Surg. 2014 May;29(3):371-6.
  261. Rylski B, Desjardins B, Moser W, Bavaria JE, Milewski RK.  Gender-Related Changes in Aortic Geometry Throughout Life.   Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2014 May;45(5):805-11
  262. Rylski B, Desai ND, Bavaria JE, Moser W, Vallabhajosyula P, Pochettino A, Szeto WY, Milewski RK.  Type A Aortic Dissection After Previous Cardiac Surgery: Results of an Integrated Surgical Approach.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 May;97(5):1582-8
  263. Tommaso CL, Fullerton DA, Feldman T, Dean LS, Hijazi ZM, Horlick E, Weiner BH, Zahn E, Cigarroa JE, Ruiz CE, Bavaria J, Mack MJ, Cameron DE, Bolman RM 3rd, Craig Miller D, Moon MR, Mukherjee D, Trento A, Aldea GS, Bacha EA.  SCAI/AATS/ACC/STS Operator and Institutional Requirements for Transcatheter Valve Repair and Replacement. Part II. Mitral Valve.  Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2014 May 14. 10.1002/ccd.25540.
  264. Tommaso CL, Fullerton DA, Feldman T, Dean LS, Hijazi ZM, Horlick E, Weiner BH, Zahn E, Cigarroa JE, Ruiz CE, Bavaria J, Mack MJ, Cameron DE, Bolman RM 3rd, Miller DC, Moon MR, Mukherjee D, Trento A, Aldea GS, Bacha EA.  SCAI/AATS/ACC/STS Operator and Institutional Requirements for Transcatheter Valve Repair and Replacement. Part II. Mitral Valve.  J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 May 14. S0735-1097(14)02399-7.
  265. Tommaso CL, Fullerton DA, Feldman T, Dean LS, Hijazi ZM, Horlick E, Weiner BH, Zahn E, Cigarroa JE, Ruiz CE, Bavaria J, Mack MJ, Cameron DE, Bolman RM 3rd, Miller DC, Moon MR, Mukherjee D, Trento A, Aldea GS, Bacha EA.  SCAI/AATS/ACC/STS Operator and Institutional Requirements for Transcatheter Valve Repair and Replacement: Part II. Mitral Valve.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 May 14. pii: S0003-4975(14)01021-2.
  266. Rylski B, Branchetti E, Bavaria JE, Vallabhajosyula P, Szeto WY, Milewski RK, Desai ND.  Modeling of Predissection Aortic Size in Acute Type A Dissection: More Than 90% Fail to Meet the Guidelines for Elective Ascending Replacement.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 May 22 S0022-5223(14)00594-7.
  267. Della Corte A, Body SC, Booher AM, Schaefers HJ, Milewski RK, Michelena HI, Evangelista A, Pibarot P, Mathieu P, Limongelli G, Shekar PS, Aranki SF, Ballotta A, Di Benedetto G, Sakalihasan N, Nappi G, Eagle KA, Bavaria JE, Frigiola A, Sundt TM; International Bicuspid Aortic Valve Consortium (BAVCon) Investigators.  Surgical Treatment of Bicuspid Aortic Valve Disease: Knowledge Gaps and Research Perspectives.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Jun;147(6):1749-57, 1757
  268. Gertz ZM, Levitt SA, Epps KC, Bavaria JE, Moser GW, Kolansky DM.  Cardiac Catheterization in Patients with Ascending Aortic Aneurysms: Safety, Success, and Prevalence of Coronary Artery Disease.  J Invasive Cardiol. 2014 Jun;26(6):241-4.
  269. Rylski B, Desai ND, Bavaria JE, Vallabhajosyula P, Moser W, Pochettino A, Szeto WY, Milewski RK.  Aortic Valve Morphology Determines the Presentation and Surgical Approach to Acute Type A Aortic Dissection.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Jun;97(6):1991-6
  270. Messé SR, Acker MA, Kasner SE, Fanning M, Giovannetti T, Ratcliffe SJ, Bilello M, Szeto WY, Bavaria JE, Hargrove WC 3rd, Mohler ER 3rd, Floyd TF; Determining Neurologic Outcomes from Valve Operations (DeNOVO) Investigators.Stroke After Aortic Valve Surgery: Results from a Prospective Cohort.  Circulation. 2014 Jun 3;129(22):2253-61
  271. Rylski B, Bavaria JE, Milewski RK, Vallabhajosyula P, Moser W, Kremens E, Pochettino A, Szeto WY, Desai ND.  Long-Term Results of Neomedia Sinus Valsalva Repair in 489 Patients With Type A Aortic Dissection.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Jun 10. pii: S0003-4975(14)00835-2.
  272. Wiedemann D, Ehrlich M, Amabile P, Lovato L, Rousseau H, Evangelista-Masip A, Moeller P, Bavaria JEmergency Endovascular Stent Grafting in Acute Complicated Type B Dissection.  J Vasc Surg. 2014 Jul 4. S0741-5214(14)01076-3.
  273. Svensson LG, Blackstone EH, Rajeswaran J, Brozzi N, Leon MB, Smith CR, Mack M, Miller DC, Moses JW, Tuzcu EM, Webb JG, Kapadia S, Fontana GP, Makkar RR, Brown DL, Block PC, Guyton RA, Thourani VH, Pichard AD, Bavaria JE, Herrmann HC, Williams MR, Babaliaros V, Généreux P, Akin JJ; PARTNER Trial Investigators.  Comprehensive Analysis of Mortality Among Patients Undergoing TAVR: Results of the PARTNER Trial.  J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Jul 15;64(2):158-68.
  274. Rylski B, Urbanski PP, Siepe M, Beyersdorf F, Bachet J, Gleason TG, Bavaria JEOperative Techniques in Patients with Type A Dissection Complicated by Cerebral Malperfusion.    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2014 Aug;46(2):156-66.
  275. Rylski B, Szeto WY, Bavaria JE, Walsh E, Anwaruddin S, Desai ND, Moser W, Herrmann HC, Milewski RK.  Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation in Patients with Ascending Aortic Dilatation: Safety of the Procedure and Mid-Term Follow-up.  Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2014 Aug;46(2):228-33.
  276. Tommaso CL, Fullerton DA, Feldman T, Dean LS, Hijazi ZM, Horlick E, Weiner BH, Zahn E, Cigarroa JE, Ruiz CE, Bavaria J, Mack MJ, Cameron DE, Bolman RM 3rd, Miller DC, Moon MR, Mukherjee D, Trento A, Aldea GS, Bacha EA.  SCAI/AATS/ACC/STS Operator and Institutional Requirements for Transcatheter Valve Repair and Replacement. Part II. Mitral Valve.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Aug;148(2):387-400.
  277. De Paulis R, Czerny M, Weltert L, Bavaria J, Borger MA, Carrel TP, Etz CD, Grimm M, Loubani M, Pacini D, Resch T, Urbanski PP, Weigang E; (EACTS Vascular Domain Group).  Current Trends in Cannulation and Neuroprotection During Surgery of the Aortic Arch in Europe.  Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2014 Jul 17. (Accepted) 
  278. Kadakia MB, Herrmann HC, Desai ND, Fox Z, Ogbara J, Anwaruddin S, Jagasia D, Bavaria JE, Szeto WY, Vallabhajosyula P, Li R, Menon R, Kobrin DM, Giri J.  Factors Associated With Vascular Complications in Patients Undergoing Balloon-Expandable Transfemoral Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement via Open Versus Percutaneous Approaches.  Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2014 Jul 15.  (Accepted)
  279. Augoustides JG, Gutsche JT, Fairman RM, Bavaria JE.  A Rationale for Managing Rare Complications: Evidence From the European Registry of Endovascular Aortic Repair Complications about Aorto-Oesophageal Fistula.  Eur J Cardiothorac Surg September 2013 (Accepted).
  280. Branchetti E, Milewski KR, Grau JB, Lai E, Sainger R, Poggio P, Gorman RC, Gorman JH III, Bavaria JE, Ferrari G.  Alterations in Vascular Smooth Muscle Cell Phenotype and Tissue Microstructure are Associated with Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm in Bicuspid Aortic Valve Patients.  J Cell Physiol. (Submitted)
Abstracts
  1. Gutsche JT, Cheung AT, McGarvey ML, Moser WG, Szeto W, Pochettino A, Bavaria JE.  Risk Factors for Perioperative Stroke After Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair (TEVAR).  Presented at the Society of Thoracic Surgeons Mtg, SanDiego, CA 2007.
  2. Outcomes of Aortic Valve Replacement in High-risk Patients: Is It Time to ….” Accepted for Presentation at the Southern Thoracic Surgical Association’s 56th Annual Meeting, Marco Island, FL November 2009
  3. Vergnat M. Gorman R, Gorman J, Bavaria JE.  Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation Preserves Mitral Valve 3D Geometry Better Than Standard AVR.  American College of Cardiology 59th Annual Scientific Session and i2 Summit, March 14-16, 2010, Atlanta, GA.
  4. Jassar AS, Golden MA, Augoustides JG, Vernick WJ, Bavaria JE, Szeto WY.  Balloon Assisted Deployment of Medtronic-Talent Endovascular Graft to Prevent Misalignment During Hybrid Aortic Arch Repair – Novel Technique.  Pennsylvania Association for Thoracic Surgery Annual Meeting.  October 2010
  5. Hughes C, Zhao Y, Rankin JS, O'Brien S, Bavaria JE.  Effects of Institutional Volumes on Operative Outcomes for Combined Aortic Valve and Ascending Aortic Surgery.  American Heart Association, Scientific Session, November 13-17, 2010, Chicago, IL.
  6. Ikonomidis JS, Jones JA, Johnson RH, O'Quinn EC, Elefteriades JA, Stroud RE, Bavaria JE, Gorman III JH, Gorman RC, Spinale FG, Johnson RH.  Direct Profiling Of MicroRNA In Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms: Relationship To Aortic Expansion And Growth.  American Heart Association, Scientific Session, November 13-17, 2010, Chicago, IL.
  7. Czerny M, Weigang E, Gelpi G, Antona C, Funovics M, Grimm M, Carrel T, Szeto W, Pochettino A, Bavaria J.  Targeting landing zone 0 by total arch rerouting and TEVAR – mid-term results of a transcontinental registry.  American Heart Association, Scientific Session, November 13-17, 2010, Chicago, IL.
  8. Kirkwood M, Pochettino A, Fairman RM, Jackson BM, Bavaria JE, Woo EY.  Simultaneous TEVAR and EVAR is Feasible with Minimal Morbidity and Mortality.  EVS Mtg 2010.
  9. Hughes CG, Bavaria JE.  Effects of Institutional Volumes on Operative Outcomes for Combined Aortic Valve and Ascending Aortic Surgery.  AHA 2010 Mtg.
  10. Fairman RM, White R, Tuchek JM, Lee A, Karthikeshwar, K, White R, Mehta M, Lyden S, Mukherjee D, Bavaria J.  Pivotal Results of the Medtronic Vascular Valiant Thoracic Stent Graft System: The VALOR II Trial.  SVS Annual Mtg. (Submitted) 2011.
  11. Maldonado T, Dexter D, Rockman C, Veith F, Adelman M, Cayne N, Arko F, Bertoni H, Ellozy S, Jordan W, Fairman R, Bavaria J, Schwartz C, Woo E.  LB2 Left Subclavian Artery Coverage During TEVAR Does Not Mandate Revascularization.  SVS Annual Meeting 2011.
  12. Jassar A, Haber H, Swain J, Isidro A, Bavaria JE, Parks T, Keck G, Bridges C.  Cardiac Surgery in JW Patients: 10 year Experience.  SABM Meeting.
  13. George J, McCarthy F, Fox Z, Moeller P, Vallabhajosyula P, Szeto W, Bavaria J, Desai N.  Morbidity and Mortality in Patients with Very Low Preoperative Ejection Fractions  after Aortic Root Replacement.  Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society 50th Annual Meeting. October 2012.
  14. Vallabhajosyula P, Komlo C, Szeto W, Wallen T, McCarthy F, Desai N, Bavaria J.  Reimplantation with Cusp Repair versus Root Replacement in Aneurysmal Bicuspid Aortic Insufficiency: Mid-Term Results.  Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society 50th Annual Meeting. October 2012.
  15. McCarthy F, George J, Vallabhajosyula P, Szeto W, Desai N, Bavaria J.  Long-Term Echocardiographic and Clinical Outcomes in Moderate Mitral Regurgitation Aortic Root Replacement Surgery Comparing Mitral Annuloplasty versus no Annuloplasty.  Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society 50th Annual Meeting. October 2012.
  16. Moeller P, Moser GW, Desai N, Szeto W, Bavaria J.  Aortic Remodeling After Endovascular Repair of the Descending thoracic Aorta.  Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society 50th Annual Meeting. October 2012.
  17. DiMaria-Ghalil RA, Szeto W, Walsh E, Davis A, Herrmann H, Hargrove WC, Bavaria J.  Body Composition Changes in Older Adults Undergoing Valve Surgery.  Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society 50th Annual Meeting. October 2012.
  18. Komlo C, Desai N, Bavaria J, Vallabhajosyula P, Anwaruddin S, Li R, Herrmann H, Szeto W.  Direct Transaortic (TAo) Approach for Concomitant Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) and Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair (TEVAR) in a patient with AS and DTA at Extreme Risk for Conventional Open Surgery.  Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society 50th Annual Meeting. October 2012.
  19. Pulsipher A, Vallabhajosyula P, Wallen T, Musthaq S, Szeto W, Desai N, Pochettino A, Bavaria J.  Midterm Results of Antegrade Stent Grafting of the Descending Thoracic Aorta During Acute DeBakey 1 Aortic Dissection Repair.  Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society 50th Annual Meeting. October 2012.
  20. McCarthy F, Fox Z, George J, Vallabhajosyula P, Szeto W, Desai N, Bavaria J.  Moderate Mitral Regurgitation in Aortic Root Replacement Surgery and When to Intervene.  Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society 50th Annual Meeting. October 2012.
  21. Vallabhajosyula P, Komlo C, Szeto W, Wallen T, Desai N, Bavaria J.  Primary Aortic Valve Repair is Inferior to Root Replantation in Bicuspid Aortic Insufficiency.  Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society 50th Annual Meeting. October 2012.
  22. Bavaria J, Komolo C, Desai N, Covington C, StClair M, Buckley-Blaskovich V, Freas M, Szeto W.  Single Center Four Year Results From the FDA Pivotal Trial of the St. Jude Medical Trifecta Pericardial Aortic Valve Bioprosthesis.  Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society 50th Annual Meeting. October 2012.
  23. Dibiase L, Fox Z, Szeto W, Walsh E, Anwaruddin S, Lazar S, Desai N, Li R, DiFilppo J, Hermann H, Bavaria J.  Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR): Results and Experience at a Single Site Post FDA Approval and Commercialization.  Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society 50th Annual Meeting. October 2012.
Editorials, Reviews, Chapters
  1. Hargrove WC III, Bavaria JE.  Surgery for malignant ventricular arrhythmias. Chap. 14 in Josephson ME (ed.): Sudden Cardiac Death. London: Blackwell, 1991, 345-355.
  2. Kaiser LR, Bavaria JE.  Benign lung tumors. Chap. 25 in Pearson, Delauriers, Ginsberg, Urschel, McKneally, Hiebert (eds):  Textbook of Thoracic Surgery.  New York: Churchill, Livingstone Inc., 1995, 613-622.
  3. Bavaria JE, Edmunds LH.  Traumatic aortic rupture.  Chap. 42 in Edmunds LH (ed.): Cardiac Surgery in the Adult.  New York: McGraw Hill, 1996, 1245-1267.
  4. Bavaria JE.  Acute aortic dissections:  Current perspectives.  [editorial] J PA Assoc Thorac Surg 7:7-8, 1999.
  5. Bavaria JE, Gleason TG.  Trauma to Great Vessels.  Chap. 51 in Edmunds LH (ed.): Cardiac Surgery in the Adult. 2nd Edition.  New York: McGraw Hill, 2003, 1229-1249.
  6. Bavaria JE.  Aortic arch aneurysms.  In Gardner TJ, Spray TL (eds.):  Robb and Smith’s Operative Cardiac Surgery, 5th Edition. London: Arnold Publishers, 2003.
  7. Bavaria JE, Gleason T, Brinster D. Ascending Aortic Aneurysm.  1st edition of Current Therapy in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. Mosby, 2004, 578-582.
  8. Bavaria JE, Pochettino A.  Acute Aortic Dissection.  Chap. 57 in Kaiser LR, Kron II, Spray TL (ed.). Mastery of Cardiothoracic Surgery 2nd edition.  Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 2006.
  9. Szeto WY., Pochettino A, Bavaria JE. Hybrid Procedure for Arch Aneurysms, Fast Facts-Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Highlights 2006-07. Health Press March 2007.
  10. Brinster DR, Szeto WY, Bavaria JE.  Endovascular Thoracic Aortic Stent Grafting in Acute Aortic Catastrophes.  Acute Aortic Disease.  Informa Healthcare 2007
  11. Brinkman WT, Szeto WY, Bavaria JE.  Overview of Great Vessel Trauma, Thorac Surg Clin. 2007 Feb;17(1):95-108.
  12. Szeto WY, Bavaria JE.  Commentary on “Conventional Open Repair of Descending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms”.  Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc ther. 2007 Jun;19(2):122-3.
  13. Gleason TG, Bavaria JE.  Trauma to the Great Vessels.  Cardiac Surgery in the Adult 3rd Edition.  New York: McGraw Hill, 2008, 1333-1354
  14. Szeto WY, Brinkman WT, Bavaria JE, Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair for Descending Thoracic Aortic and Aortic Arch Aneurysms.  Atlas of Cardiac Surgical Techniques, A Volume in the Surgical Techniques Atlas Series 1st ed., Saunders 2009, 326-347.
  15. Szeto WY, Bavaria JE.  Endovascular Therapy for Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms and Dissections.  Surgery of the Chest. Edition 8, Volume 1. Saunders/Elsevier 2009, 73:1129-1141
  16. Szeto WY, Bavaria JE.  Advances in Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair.  Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Guest Editors, Vol. 21, No 4, Winter 2009.
  17. Woo YJ, Frederick J, Southerland K, Hiesinger W, Fitzpatrick JR, Blumenthal N, Kotloff R, Gorman R, Gorman J, Szeto W, Kaiser L, Bavaria J, Pochettino A.  The University of Pennsylvania Lung Transplantation Experience:  A Surgical Perspective. Chest (In Press).
  18. Youdelman B, Bavaria JE.  Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair (TEVAR).  Ohri SK, Moorjani N, Tang A (eds).  Key Topics in Cardiac Surgery, Hamtun Publishing, 2013. ISMN: 978-0-9575073-0-2.
  19. Desai ND, Bavaria JE.  Ascending Aortic Aneurysms.  Cardiac Surgery in the Adult.  Fourth Edition 2012.
  20. Vallabhajosyula P, Bavaria JE, Szeto WY.  Hybrid Approaches to Complex Aortic Arch Aneurysms.  Operative Techniques in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. Vol.17.Issue 1.Spring 2012.Pg. 15-26.
  21. Szeto WY, Bavaria JE.  Endovascular Treatment of Aortic Disease.  Current Threapy in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery (Accepted)
  Alternative Media
  1. “Deep Freeze”, Dateline, Discovery Channel Exclusive.  Aired 9/18/99
  2. “Frozen Hearts”, Discovery Channel, Previewed aired on Dateline.  Aired 9/19/99. Yorkshire Television.
  3. Prerequisite Thoracic Surgery Curriculum, A Multimedia Textbook of Introductory Topics in Cardiothoracic Surgery (CD ROM). 2001
  4. University of Pennsylvania Health System, Penn Vital Signs-“Complex Aortic Surgery. Aired February 14, 2004
  5. Carbo-Seal Valsalva Ascending Aortic Prosthesis Implantation Technique.  CarboMedics April 2004
  6. Porcine Stentless Full Root Replacement Techniques, St. Jude Medical
 
Awards, Honors, and Membership in Honorary Societies
2014 - 2015 Society of Thoracic Surgeons Second Vice-President
 
2013 - 2017 American Association for Thoracic Surgery, International Advisory Committee
 
2011 - 2014 Society of Thoracic Surgery (STS), Council on Education and Member Services Operating Board (pursuant to the role as Chair of the Workforce on New Technology)
 
2011 - 2014 Society of Thoracic Surgery (STS), Chairman, Workforce on New Technology
 
2010 Representative to the SCAI/AATS/ACC/STS Operator and Institutions Qualifications for Percutaneous Heart Valve Repair and Replacement Expert Consensus Statement Writing Committee
 
2010 Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics, Scientific Committee
 
2009 STS-AATS Chairman, Task Force on Percutaneous Valves
 
2009 Member-at-large on the American Association for Thoracic Surgery Program Committee
 
2008 Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) Quality Measurement Task Force
 
2008 - 2011 Society of Thoracic Surgery (STS), Workforce on New Technology
 
2005 - 2008 Society of Thoracic Surgery (STS), Workforce on Annual Meeting (STS University Task Force)
 
2006 American Association for Thoracic Surgery Education Committee
 
2005 Luigi Mastroianni Clinical Innovator Award, University of Pennsylvania Health System
 
2004 - present Society of Thoracic Surgery Endovascular Task Force
 
2004 President, The Pennsylvania Association for Thoracic Surgery
 
2003 Vice-President, The Pennsylvania Association for Thoracic Surgery
 
2003 Society of Thoracic Surgery (STS), National Nomination for “Best Teacher” of Resident Trainees in Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery in the United States
 
2002 - 2006 Society of Thoracic Surgery (STS), Committee Member for the Workforce on Graduate Medical Education
 
2001 - 2005 Membership Committee, American Association for Thoracic Surgery
 
1999 - 2002 Editorial Board, The Pennsylvania Association for Thoracic Surgery
 
1999 - 2002 Program Director, Pennsylvania Association for Thoracic Surgery
 
1987 Harrison Surgical Research Foundation Award
 
1983 Tulane Medical School: The Gold Scalpel Award for Surgery; highest - Surgical Honor in Medical School
 
1979 Omega Chi Epsilon (top 10%), Honors Chemical Engineering
 
1979 Tau Beta Pi (top 10%), Honors Engineering
 
1977 Tulane University: Honors Engineering, Exchange Program with the University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland

Dr. Joseph Bavaria

 
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