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2020

Commentary: Do not fear the ascending aorta

Byler, M. R. & Kron, I. L., May 2020, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 159, 5, p. 1681-1682 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access

Goal-directed resuscitation following cardiac surgery reduces acute kidney injury: A quality initiative pre–post analysis

The Virginia Interdisciplinary Cardiothoracic Outcomes Research Center, May 2020, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 159, 5, p. 1868-1877.e1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Impact of Complications After Cardiac Operation on One-Year Patient-Reported Outcomes

Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Charles, E. J., Kron, I. L., Ailawadi, G., Kern, J. A., Roeser, M. E., Kozower, B. & Teman, N. R., Jan 2020, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 109, 1, p. 43-48 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mortality After Repeat Revascularization Following PCI or CABG for Left Main Disease: The EXCEL Trial

Giustino, G., Serruys, P. W., Sabik, J. F., Mehran, R., Maehara, A., Puskas, J. D., Simonton, C. A., Lembo, N. J., Kandzari, D. E., Morice, M. C., Taggart, D. P., Gershlick, A. H., Ragosta, M., Kron, I. L., Liu, Y., Zhang, Z., McAndrew, T., Dressler, O., Généreux, P., Ben-Yehuda, O. & 3 others, Pocock, S. J., Kappetein, A. P. & Stone, G. W., Feb 10 2020, In : JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions. 13, 3, p. 375-387 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Persistent cognitive deficits and neuroinflammation in a rat model of cardiopulmonary bypass

Wang, Y., Tache-Leon, C., Machizawa, M. G., Lisle, T., Williams, C., Clarke, R. H., Anzivino, M. J., Kron, I. & Lee, K. S., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Reduced-flow ex vivo lung perfusion to rehabilitate lungs donated after circulatory death

Beller, J. P., Byler, M. R., Money, D. T., Chancellor, W. Z., Zhang, A., Zhao, Y., Stoler, M. H., Narahari, A. K., Shannon, A., Mehaffey, J. H., Tribble, C. G., Laubach, V. E., Kron, I. L. & Roeser, M. E., Jan 2020, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 39, 1, p. 74-82 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Risk Aversion in Cardiac Surgery: 15-Year Trends in a Statewide Analysis

Investigators for the Virginia Cardiac Services Quality Initiative, May 2020, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 109, 5, p. 1401-1407 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Risk for non-home discharge following surgery for ischemic mitral valve disease

Cardiothoracic Surgical Trials Network (CTSN) Working Group, Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

SPECT imaging of lung ischemia-reperfusion injury using [99mTc]cFLFLF for molecular targeting of formyl peptide receptor 1

Charles, E. J., Chordia, M. D., Zhao, Y., Zhang, Y., Mehaffey, J. H., Glover, D. K., Dimastromatteo, J., Chancellor, W. Z., Sharma, A. K., Kron, I. L., Pan, D. & Laubach, V. E., Feb 1 2020, In : American journal of physiology. Lung cellular and molecular physiology. 318, 2, p. L304-L313

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations
2019

Commentary: Cervical aortic arch repair—an overarching success

Beller, J. P. & Kron, I. L., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 159, 6, p. 2214-2215 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access

Comprehensive National Institutes of Health funding analysis of academic cardiac surgeons

Narahari, A. K., Cook, I. O., Mehaffey, J. H., Chandrabhatla, A. S., Hawkins, R. B., Tyerman, Z., Charles, E. J., Tribble, C. G., Kron, I. L., Teman, N. R., Roeser, M. E. & Ailawadi, G., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 159, 6, p. 2326-2335.e3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
2018

Amiodarone Protocol Provides Cost-Effective Reduction in Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation

Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Byler, M., Smith, J., Kern, J. A., Kron, I., Ailawadi, G., Wanchek, T. & Yarboro, L. T., Jun 2018, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 105, 6, p. 1697-1702 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
7 Scopus citations

Bedside-to-Bench and Back Again: Surgeon-Initiated Translational Research

Charles, E. J. & Kron, I. L., Jan 2018, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 105, 1, p. 10-11 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access

Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgeons Achieve High Rates of K Award Conversion Into R01 Funding

Narahari, A. K., Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Baderdinni, P. K., Chandrabhatla, A. S., Tribble, C. G., Kron, I. L., Roeser, M. E., Walters, D. M. & Ailawadi, G., Aug 2018, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 106, 2, p. 602-607 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Scopus citations

Cardiothoracic surgery training grants provide protected research time vital to the development of academic surgeons

Narahari, A. K., Charles, E. J., Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Schubert, S. A., Tribble, C. G., Schuessler, R. B., Damiano, R. J. & Kron, I. L., May 2018, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 155, 5, p. 2050-2056 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Cardiovascular monitoring and support

Charles, E. J. & Kron, I. L., Jan 1 2018, Fischer's Mastery of Surgery, Seventh Edition. Wolters Kluwer Health Adis (ESP), Vol. 1. p. 68-84 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Contemporary outcomes in reoperative mitral valve surgery

Mehaffey, H. J., Hawkins, R. B., Schubert, S., Fonner, C., Yarboro, L. T., Quader, M., Speir, A., Rich, J., Kron, I. L. & Ailawadi, G., Apr 2018, In : Heart. 104, 8, p. 652-656 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Coronary artery bypass grafting bundled payment proposal will have significant financial impact on hospitals

Investigators for the Virginia Cardiac Services Quality Initiative, Jan 2018, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 155, 1, p. 182-188 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Cost of individual complications following coronary artery bypass grafting

Virginia Cardiac Services Quality Initiative, Mar 2018, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 155, 3, p. 875-882.e1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Development of a Risk Prediction Model and Clinical Risk Score for Isolated Tricuspid Valve Surgery

Investigators for the Virginia Cardiac Surgery Quality Initiative and the Michigan Society of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons, Jul 2018, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 106, 1, p. 129-136 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Does Preoperative Troponin Level Impact Outcomes After Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting?

Beller, J. P., Hawkins, R. B., Mehaffey, J. H., LaPar, D. J., Kron, I. L., Yarboro, L. T., Ailawadi, G. & Ghanta, R. K., Jul 2018, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 106, 1, p. 46-51 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Expanding the donor lung pool: how many donations after circulatory death organs are we missing?

Chancellor, W. Z., Charles, E. J., Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Foster, C. A., Sharma, A. K., Laubach, V. E., Kron, I. L. & Tribble, C. G., Mar 2018, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 223, p. 58-63 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Ex vivo assessment of porcine donation after circulatory death lungs that undergo increasing Warm Ischemia times

Charles, E. J., Mehaffey, J. H., Huerter, M. E., Sharma, A. K., Stoler, M. H., Roeser, M. E., Walters, D. M., Tribble, C. G., Kron, I. L. & Laubach, V. E., Dec 2018, In : Transplantation Direct. 4, 12, e405.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Scopus citations

Increasing circulating sphingosine-1-phosphate attenuates lung injury during ex vivo lung perfusion

Mehaffey, J. H., Charles, E. J., Narahari, A. K., Schubert, S., Laubach, V. E., Teman, N. R., Lynch, K. R., Kron, I. L. & Sharma, A. K., Aug 2018, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 156, 2, p. 910-917 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Infarct-sparing effect of adenosine A2B receptor agonist is primarily due to its action on splenic leukocytes via a PI3K/Akt/IL-10 pathway

Ni, Y., Liang, D., Tian, Y., Kron, I. L., French, B. A. & Yang, Z., Dec 2018, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 232, p. 442-449 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

In vivo lung perfusion rehabilitates sepsis-induced lung injury

Mehaffey, J. H., Charles, E. J., Schubert, S., Salmon, M., Sharma, A. K., Money, D., Stoler, M. H., Laubach, V. E., Tribble, C. G., Roeser, M. E. & Kron, I. L., Jan 2018, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 155, 1, p. 440-448.e2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Left Main Revascularization With PCI or CABG in Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease: EXCEL Trial

Giustino, G., Mehran, R., Serruys, P. W., Sabik, J. F., Milojevic, M., Simonton, C. A., Puskas, J. D., Kandzari, D. E., Morice, M. C., Taggart, D. P., Gershlick, A. H., Généreux, P., Zhang, Z., McAndrew, T., Redfors, B., Ragosta, M., Kron, I. L., Dressler, O., Leon, M. B., Pocock, S. J. & 3 others, Ben-Yehuda, O., Kappetein, A. P. & Stone, G. W., Aug 14 2018, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 72, 7, p. 754-765 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
12 Scopus citations

Loss of Medicaid insurance after successful bariatric surgery: an unintended outcome

Mehaffey, J. H., Charles, E. J., Kron, I. L., Schirmer, B. & Hallowell, P. T., Jan 1 2018, In : Surgical endoscopy. 32, 1, p. 212-216 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Major adverse limb events and major adverse cardiac events after contemporary lower extremity bypass and infrainguinal endovascular intervention in patients with claudication

Fashandi, A. Z., Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Kron, I. L., Upchurch, G. R. & Robinson, W. P., Dec 2018, In : Journal of vascular surgery. 68, 6, p. 1817-1823 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Minimally invasive mitral valve surgery is associated with excellent resource utilization, cost, and outcomes

Hawkins, R. B., Mehaffey, J. H., Kessel, S. M., Dahl, J. J., Kron, I. L., Kern, J. A., Yarboro, L. T. & Ailawadi, G., Aug 2018, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 156, 2, p. 611-616.e3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Scopus citations

National Utilization and Outcomes of Redo Lower Extremity Bypass versus Endovascular Intervention after a Previous Failed Bypass

Mehaffey, J. H., Shannon, A., Hawkins, R. B., Fashandi, A., Tracci, M. C., Kron, I. L., Upchurch, G. R. & Robinson, W. P., Feb 2018, In : Annals of Vascular Surgery. 47, p. 18-23 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Need for Permanent Pacemaker After Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement Reduces Long-Term Survival

Mehaffey, J. H., Haywood, N. S., Hawkins, R. B., Kern, J. A., Teman, N. R., Kron, I. L., Yarboro, L. T. & Ailawadi, G., Aug 2018, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 106, 2, p. 460-465 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Pannexin-1 channels on endothelial cells mediate vascular inflammation during lung ischemia-reperfusion injury

Sharma, A. K., Charles, E. J., Zhao, Y., Narahari, A. K., Baderdinni, P. K., Good, M. E., Lorenz, U. M., Kron, I. L., Bayliss, D. A., Ravichandran, K. S., Isakson, B. E. & Laubach, V. E., Aug 2018, In : American Journal of Physiology - Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology. 315, 2, p. L301-L312

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Preoperative anemia versus blood transfusion: Which is the culprit for worse outcomes in cardiac surgery?

Investigators for the Virginia Cardiac Services Quality Initiative, Jul 2018, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 156, 1, p. 66-74.e2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Remote Ischemic Preconditioning: A Complex Question with an Even More Complex Answer

Schubert, S. A. & Kron, I. L., Mar 1 2018, In : Seminars in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 30, 1, p. 34-35 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Secondary surgical-site infection after coronary artery bypass grafting: A multi-institutional prospective cohort study

Cardiothoracic Surgical Trials Network (CTSN), Apr 2018, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 155, 4, p. 1555-1562.e1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Stimulation of the Beta2 adrenergic receptor at reperfusion limits myocardial reperfusion injury via an interleukin-10-dependent anti-inflammatory pathway in the spleen

Tian, Y., Miao, B., Charles, E. J., Wu, D., Kron, I. L., French, B. A. & Yang, Z., Jan 1 2018, In : Circulation Journal. 82, 11, p. 2829-2836 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
4 Scopus citations

Surgeon Scientists Are Disproportionately Affected by Declining NIH Funding Rates

Narahari, A. K., Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Charles, E. J., Baderdinni, P. K., Chandrabhatla, A. S., Kocan, J. W., Jones, R. S., Upchurch, G. R., Kron, I. L., Kern, J. A. & Ailawadi, G., Apr 2018, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 226, 4, p. 474-481 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

The rest of the story: Long-term, patient-reported outcomes in cardiac surgery

Chancellor, W. Z. & Kron, I. L., Dec 2018, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 156, 6, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

“See one, do one, teach one”: It is still possible in cardiothoracic surgical education

Beller, J. P. & Kron, I. L., Aug 2018, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 156, 2, p. 716-717 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access
2017

2016 update to The American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) consensus guidelines: Ischemic mitral valve regurgitation

AATS Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation Consensus Guidelines Writing Committee, May 2017, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 153, 5, p. e97-e114

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
12 Scopus citations

2016 update to The American Association for Thoracic Surgery consensus guidelines: Ischemic mitral valve regurgitation

The American Association For Thoracic Surgery Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation Consensus Guidelines Writing Committee, May 2017, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 153, 5, p. 1076-1079 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
18 Scopus citations

Access to Quaternary Care Surgery: Implications for Accountable Care Organizations

Mehaffey, J. H., Hawkins, R. B., Mullen, M. G., Meneveau, M. O., Schirmer, B., Kron, I. L., Jones, R. S. & Hallowell, P. T., Apr 1 2017, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 224, 4, p. 525-529 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Airway pressure release ventilation during ex vivo lung perfusion attenuates injury

Mehaffey, J. H., Charles, E. J., Sharma, A. K., Money, D. T., Zhao, Y., Stoler, M. H., Lau, C. L., Tribble, C. G., Laubach, V. E., Roeser, M. E. & Kron, I. L., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 153, 1, p. 197-204 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
15 Scopus citations

A New Intraoperative Protocol for Reducing Perioperative Transfusions in Cardiac Surgery

Mehaffey, J. H., Schubert, S. A., Gelvin, M. G., Charles, E. J., Hawkins, R. B., Johnston, L. E., Ailawadi, G., Kron, I. L. & Yarboro, L. T., Jul 2017, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 104, 1, p. 176-181 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
9 Scopus citations

Data, not dogma, for ischemic mitral regurgitation

Charles, E. J. & Kron, I. L., Jul 2017, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 154, 1, p. 137-138 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Decubitus ulcers in patients undergoing vascular operations do not influence mortality but affect resource utilization

Mehaffey, J. H., Politano, A. D., Bhamidipati, C. M., Tracci, M. C., Cherry, K. J., Kern, J. A., Kron, I. L. & Upchurch, G. R., Jun 2017, In : Surgery (United States). 161, 6, p. 1720-1727 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Ex Vivo Lung Perfusion Rehabilitates Sepsis-Induced Lung Injury

Mehaffey, J. H., Charles, E. J., Sharma, A. K., Salmon, M., Money, D., Schubert, S., Stoler, M. H., Tribble, C. G., Laubach, V. E., Roeser, M. E. & Kron, I. L., Jun 2017, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 103, 6, p. 1723-1729 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
8 Scopus citations

Impact of Medicaid Expansion on Cardiac Surgery Volume and Outcomes

Investigators for the Virginia Cardiac Services Quality Initiative and the Michigan Society of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons Quality Collaborative, Oct 2017, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 104, 4, p. 1251-1258 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Improved outcomes and value in staged hybrid extent II thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair

Hawkins, R. B., Mehaffey, J. H., Narahari, A. K., Jain, A., Ghanta, R. K., Kron, I. L., Kern, J. A. & Upchurch, G. R., Nov 2017, In : Journal of vascular surgery. 66, 5, p. 1357-1363 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
8 Scopus citations