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Selected Professional Papers/Abstracts

"Veno-venous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation with a bicaval dual-lumen catheter in a SynCardia Total Artficicial heart patient." Sotirios Spiliopoulos, Guenes Dogan, Dilek Guersoy, Maria Rosario Serrano, Reiner Koerfer and Gero Tenderich. Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery 2013, 8:179 doi:10.1186/1749-8090-8-179

"The SynCardia total artificial heart: in vivo, in vitro, and computational modeling studies." Marvin J. Slepian, Yared Alemu, Joao Silva Soares, Richard G. Smith, Shmuel Einav, Danny Bluestein. Journal of Biomechanics .46 (2013) 266–275

"The total artificial heart in a cardiac replacement therapy programme." James Barnard, MD, and Steven SL Tsui, MD, FRCS. British Journal of Hospital Medicine. Vol. 73 No. 12 December, 2012 p.634-639

"The Fourth INTERMACS Annual Report: 4,000 Implants and Counting." James K. Kirklin, MD, David C. Naftel, PhD, Robert L. Kormos, MD, Lynne W. Stevenson, MD, Francis D. Pagani, MD, PhD, Marissa A. Miller, DVM, MPH, J. Timothy Baldwin, PhD, and James B. Young, MD. J Heart Lung Transplan. Vol. 31 No. 2 February, 2012 p.117-126
doi:10.1016/j.healun.2011.12.001

"Survival after biventricular mechanical circulatory support: Does the type of device matter?" Matthias Kirsch, MD, PhD, Jean-Philippe Mazzucotelli, MD, PhD, Jean-Christian Roussel, MD, Olivier Bouchot, MD, PhD, Joseph N'Loga, MD, Pascal Leprince, MD, PhD, Pierre-Yves Litzler, MD, PhD, and André Vincentelli, MD, PhD, for the Groupe de Réflexion sur l'Assistance Mécanique (GRAM). J Heart Lung Transplan. Vol. 31 No. 5 May, 2012 p.501-508
doi:10.1016/j.healun.2011.11.024

"Exercise blood pressure response during assisted circulatory support: Comparison of the total artificial heart with a left ventricular assist device during rehabilitation." Harajeshwar S. Kohli, JD, MA, Justin Canada, RCEP, Ross Arena, PhD, PT, Daniel G. Tang, MD, Mary Ann Peberdy, MD, Suzanne Harton, RN, MS, Maureen Flattery, NP, Kelly Doolin, BA, Gundars J. Katlaps, MD, Michael L. Hess, MD, Vigneshwar Kasirajan, MD, and Keyur B. Shah, MD. J Heart Lung Transplan. Vol. 30 No. 11 November 2011 p.1207-1213
doi:10.1016/j.healun.2011.07.001

"The SynCardia freedom driver: A portable driver for discharge home with the total artificial heart." Dawn E. Jaroszewski, Eric M. Anderson, Christopher N. Pierce, Francisco A. Arabia. J Heart Lung Transplan. Vol. 30 No. 7 July 2011 p.844-845
doi:10.1016/j.healun.2011.03.014

"Review: Implantable Mechanical Circulatory Support: Demystifying Patients With Ventricular Assist Devices and Artificial Hearts." Shah, K. B., Tang, D. G., Cooke, R. H., Harton, S., Flattery, M., Katlaps, G. J., Kasirajan, V. and Hess, M. L. (2011), Clinical Cardiology, 34: 147–152. doi: 10.1002/clc.20825

"The SynCardia Temporary Total Artificial Heart— Evolving Clinical Role and Future Status." Slepian MJ. US Cardiology, 2011;8(1):39–46

"Long Term Results after SynCardia Total Artificial Heart Support: Monocentric Experience with 46 Patients." JC. Roussel, T. Senage, C. Perigaud, O. Habash, M. Michel, M. Treilhaud, P. Despins, JN. Trochu, O. Baron, D. Duveau. Acute Cardiac Care, Copenhagen, Denmark October 2010.

"Total Artificial Heart and Physical Therapy Management." Clare Nicholson, DPT and Jaime C Paz, PT, DPT, MS. Cardiopulm Phys Ther J. 2010 June; 21(2): 13–21.

"Acquired von Willebrand syndrome in patients with ventricular assist device or total artificial heart." C. Heilmann, U. Geisen, F. Beyersdorf, L. Nakamura, C. Benk, M. Berchtold-Herz, G. Trummer, C. Schlensak, B. Zieger. Thrombosis and Haemostasis. 2010: 103/6 (June) pp. 962–967.

"Simultaneous Heart and Kidney Transplantation After Bridging With The CardioWest Total Artificial Heart." Dawn E. Jaroszewski MD, MBA, Christopher C. Pierce MS, CCP, Linda L. Staley NP, Raymond Wong PhD, CCP, Robert R. Scott MD, Eric E. Steidley MD, Radha S. Gopalan MD, Patrick DeValeria MD, Louis Lanza MD, David Mulligan MD and Francisco A. Arabia MD, MBA. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery Volume 88, Issue 4, October 2009, Pages 1324-1326.

"The CardioWest Total Artificial Heart for Chronic Heart Transplant Rejection." Masataka Yoda, Aly El-Banayosy, Gero Tenderich, Reiner Koerfer and Kazutomo Minami; Circ J. Vol. 73. 1167-1168. (2009).

"Risk factor analysis for bridge to transplantation with the CardioWest total artificial heart." Copeland JG. Smith RG. Bose RK. Tsau PH. Nolan PE. Slepian MJ. Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 85(5):1639-44, 2008 May.

"Low Likelihood for Developing Cytotoxic Antibodies During Implantation with the CardioWest Total Artificial Heart." Nolan PE, Smith RG, Slepian MJ, Bose RK, Tau PH, Smith MC, Covington DL, McCarthy MS, Copeland JG. J Heart Lung Transplan 27:S161, 2008.

"Stenting of the superior vena cava in a patient with a total artificial heart." Kondruweit, M., Strecker, T., Seitz, T., Uder, M., Weyand, M., Tandler, R. (2008). J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg. 135: 455-456

"Is the Total Artificial Heart Superior to BIVAD Therapy as a Method of Bridging Patients to Heart Transplantation?" Leshnower BG, Smith RG, O'Hara ML, Woo J, Pochettino A, Morris RJ, Gardner TJ, Slepian MJ, Copeland JG, Acker MA. 43rd Annual meeting of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons, San Diego, CA January 2007.

"Use Of The Total Artificial Heart For Salvage Of Patients With Refractory Cardiogenic Shock Complicating Acute Myocardial Infarction." Slepian MJ, Smith RG, Nolan PE, McClellan D, Tsau P, Bose R, Sethi G, Copeland JG. J Heart Lung Transplantation 26(2):S90, 2007.

"Total artificial heart-implantation technique using the CardioWest or the Thoratec system." Korfer, R., El Banayosy, A., Morshuis, M., Tenderich, G., Reiss, N., Arusoglu, L. (2007). MMCTS 2007: 2485

"The SynCardia CardioWest™ Total Artificial Heart." Slepian MJ, Smith RG, and Copeland JG. [In] Baughman and Baumgartner eds., Treatment of Advanced Heart Disease, Chapter 26, Taylor and Francis, 2006, p. 473-490.

"CardioWest Total Artificial Heart in a Moribund Adolescent with Left Ventricular Thrombi." Smith MC, Arabia FA, Tsau PH, Smith RG, Bose RK, Woolley DS, Rhenman BE, Sethi GK and Copeland JG. Ann Thorac Surg 2005; 80: 1490-2.

"CardioWest Total Artificial Heart: Bad Oeynhausen Experience." El-Banayosy A, Arusoglu L, Morshuis M, Kizner L, Tenderich G, Sarnowski P, Milting H, and Koerfer R. Ann Thorac Surg 2005; 80: 548-52.

"Patients With a Body Surface Area Less Than 1.7m2 Have a Good Outcome With The CardioWest Total Artificial Heart." Leprince P, Bonnet N, Varnous S, Rama A, Léger P, Outtara A, Landi M, Szefner J, Gandjbakhch I, and Pavie A. J Heart Lung Transplant 2005; 24: 1501-5.

"Cardiac Replacement with a Total Artificial Heart as a Bridge to Transplantation." Copeland JG, Smith RG, Arabia FA, Nolan PE, Sethi GK, Tsau PH, McClellan D, and Slepian MJ. N Engl J Med 2004; 351:859-67.

"Total artificial heart bridge to transplantation: a 9-year experience with 62 patients." Copeland JG, Smith RG, Arabia FA, Nolan PE, McClellan D, Tsau PH, Sethi GK, Bose RK, Banchy ME, Covington DL, Slepian MJ. J Heart Lung Transplant. 23(7):823-31 (2004)

"Using an Artificial Heart as a Bridge to Transplant." (2004). Journal Watch Cardiology 2004: 1-1

"Total Artificial Hearts: Bridge to Transplantation." Copeland JG, Arabia FA, Tsau PH, Nolan PE, McClellan D, Smith RG, and Slepian MJ. Cardio Clin 2003; 21: 101-113.

"Bridge to Transplantation With the Jarvik-7 (CardioWest) Total Artificial Heart: A Single-center 15-year Experience." Leprince P, Bonnet N, Rama A, Léger P, Bors V, Levasseur JP, Szefner J, Vaissier E, Pavie A, and Gandjbakhch I. J Heart Lung Transplant 2003; 22: 1296-1303.

"Total artificial heart: destination therapy." Samuels LE, Dowling R. Cardiol Clin. 21(1):115-8 (2003)

"Comparison of the CardioWest™ temporary Total Artificial Heart, the Novacor Left Ventricular Assist System and the Thoratec Ventricular Assist System in bridge to transplantation." Copeland JG, Smith RG, Arabia FA, Nolan PE, Mehta VK, McCarthy MS, Chisholm KA. Annals of Thoracic Surgery 71(3): S92-97 (2001)

"Update on the total artificial heart." Arabia FA. J Card Surg. 16(3):222-7 (2001)

"The CardioWest™ temporary Total Artificial Heart as a bridge to transplantation." Copeland JG, Smith RG, Arabia FA, Nolan PE, Banchy ME. Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 12(3):238-42 (2000)

"Cardiac prosthesis as an advanced surgical therapy for end-stage cardiac patients: current status and future perspectives." Takatani S. J Med Dent Sci. 47(3):151-65 (2000)

"Arizona experience with CardioWest™ temporary Total Artificial Heart bridge to transplantation." Copeland JG, Arabia FA, Smith RG, Sethi GK, Nolan PE, and Banchy ME. Annals of Thoracic Surgery 68(2): 756-760 (1999)

"CardioWest™ temporary Total Artificial Heart: a retrospective controlled study." Arabia FA, Copeland JG, Smith RG, Banchy M, Foy B, Kormos R, Tector A, Long J, Dembitsky W, Carrier M, Keon W, Pavie A, Duveau D. Artif Organs. 23(2):204-7 (1999)

Mechanical circulatory support: Patient selection and implantation techniques. Cardiac Surgery: Principles and techniques. Arabia FA, Copeland JG, Smith RG. Cambridge: Blackwell Scientific Publications (1998)

Thirty years of cardiac transplantation 1967-1997. Copeland JG. Les Journees de la Pitie 1997. R&J Editions Medicales 15-27 (1998)

What are the current indications for cardiac transplantation? Copeland JG. Les Journees de la Petite 1997. R&J Editions Medicales 31-4 (1998)

Indications for circulatory assist device implantation. Mechanical Stipulation and Circulation as a Bridge to Heart Transplantation. Copeland JG, Smith RG, Cleavinger MR, Icenogle TB, Sethi GK, Rosado LJ. BerlSpringer-Verlag (1998)

Implantation techniques for the CardioWest™ temporary Total Artificial Heart. Arabia FA, Copeland JG, Pavie A, Smith RG. Annals of Thoracic Surgery (1998)

Infections with the CardioWest™ temporary Total Artificial Heart. Arabia FA, Copeland JG, Smith RG, Banchy M, Sethi GK, Boy B, et al. ASAIO Journal 44(5):M336-9 (1998)

Patient selection for successful outcome with the CardioWest™ temporary Total Artificial Heart as a bridge to heart transplant. Arabia FA, Copeland JG, Smith RG, Sethi GK, Arzouman DA, Pavie A, Duveau D, et al. Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium on Artificial Heart and Assist Device 230-34 (1998)

Current status and future directions for a total artificial heart with a past. Copeland JG. Artificial Organs 22(11):998-1001 (1998)

The CardioWest™ temporary Total Artificial Heart bridge to transplantation: 1993-1996 national trial. Copeland JG 3rd, Arabia FA, Banchy ME, Sethi GK, Foy B, Long J, Kormos RL, Smith RG. Annals of Thoracic Surgery 66:1662-9 (1998

Experience with the CardioWest™ temporary Total Artificial Heart in bridge to transplantation: an institutional experience with twenty-four patients. Copeland JG, Arabia FA, Smith RG, Sethi GK, Paramesh V, et al. Annals of Thoracic Surgery (1998)

Reintroduction of the Jarvik/CardioWest™ temporary Total Artificial Heart as a bridge to transplant. Moreno-Cabral RJ, Adamson RM, Dembitsky WP, Daily PO, Arabia FA, Copeland JG. Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium on Artificial Heart and Assist Device 421-23 (1998)

Positive panel reactive antibody titers in patients bridged to transplantation with a mechanical assist device: risk factors and treatment. Tsau PH, Arabia FA, Toporoff B, Parramesh V, Sethi CK, Copeland JG. ASAIO Journal 44(5):M634-7 (1998)

International experience with the CardioWest™ temporary Total Artificial Heart as a bridge to heart transplantation. Arabia FA, Copeland JG, Smith RG, Sethi GK, Arzouman DA, Pavie A, Duveau D, Keon WJ, Masters R, Foy B, Carrier M, Dembitsky W, Long J, Kormos R. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 11 Suppl:S5-10 (1997)

Success rates of long-term circulatory assist devices used currently for bridge to heart transplantation. Arabia FA, Smith RG, Rose DS, Arzouman DA, Sethi GK, Copeland JG. ASAIO Journal. 42(5):M542-6 (1996)

Bridge to transplantation with the CardioWest™ temporary Total Artificial Heart: the international experience 1993 to 1995. J Heart Lung Transplant. Copeland JG, Pavie A, Duveau D, Keon WJ, Masters R, Pifarre R, Smith RG, Arabia FA. 15(1 Pt 1):94-9 (1996)

Successful use of the total artificial heart as a bridge to transplantation with no mediastinitis. Lonchyna VA, Pifarre R, Sullivan H, Montoya A, Bakhos M, Grieco J, Foy B, Blakeman B, Altergott R, Calandra D, et al. J Heart Lung Transplant. 11(4 Pt 1):803-10; discussion 811 (1992)

Book Chapters:

"Long-Term Mechanical Circulatory Support." Aggarwal, S., Cheema, F., Oz, M. C., Naka, Y. (2008). Card Surg Adult 3: 1609-1628

"Total Artificial Heart." Frazier, O.H., Myers, T. J., Gregoric, I. (2008). Card Surg Adult 3: 1629-1638

"Current Status of Mechanical Circulatory Assistance." Stone, M. E. (2007). SEMIN CARDIOTHORAC VASC ANESTH 11: 185-204

"Mechanical circulatory support devices." Smith RG and Copeland JG. In Gravlee GP, Davis RF, Stammers AH, Ungerleider RM (eds): Cardiopulmonary Bypass: Principles and practice (Third Edition). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, pp 128-39, 2007.

 

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*The SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart was formerly known as the
SynCardia temporary CardioWest™ Total Artificial Heart.

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