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Bryan A. Whitson, MD, PhD


410 W 10th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210

Phone: (614) 685-5940

Email: whitson.3@osu.edu

 

Current OSU Appointments

Associate Professor, Cardiac Surgery

Physician, FGP-Cardiac Surgery

 

Clinical Interest

Vasoactive Therapy in Critially Ill Patients - Advanced Specialty Training November 5, 2005

Mechanical Circulatory Support in Advanced Heart Failure - Advanced Specialty Training November 4-5

LAL Methodology and Applications - Advanced Specialty Training July 9-10, 1996

Insertion of Brain Tissue Oxygen Monitors - Advanced Specialty Training May 17, 2006

Heartmate II Surgical Training - Advanced Specialty Training November 8-9, 2011

Esophageal Function and Reflux Testing - Advanced Specialty Training September 8-11, 2010

Electromagnetic Navigation Bronchoscopy - Advanced Specialty Training October 2-3, 2010

CentriMag Ventricular Assist System Surgical Training - Advanced Specialty Training December 7, 201

Aortic Allograft Implantation - Advanced Specialty Training March 15-16, 2012

MOC Self-Assessment "War Surgery: Advances & Reflextions" - 4/24/14

MOC Self-Assessment "Normothermic Ex Vivo Liver Perfusion for Storage, Assessment ...." - 1/30/14

MOC Self-Assessment "Assessment of the Indeterminate Pulmonary Nodule" - 9/26/13

MOC Self Assessment "Honoring the Past...and Creating the Future of OSU surgery NOW" - 9/12/13

HeartWare Training Program - October 1, 2013

HeartMate II Surgical Training - Duke University Health System April 2 - 3, 2013

Joint Council on Thoracic Surgery Education's Educate the Educators (EtE) 2012 course

Heartware HVAD Surgical Training

Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery

Clinical Surgical Infectious Disease Fellowship

CentriMag Ventricular Assist System Surgical Training Program - March 14, 2012

Research Interest

Collaborators: Sylvester M. Black MD, Ph.D; Samir Ghadiali Ph.D; Jianjie Ma Ph.D; Blaine Lilly Ph.D; Don Hayes Jr. MD; Ahmet Kilic MD; Peter J. Mohler Ph.D; Ravi Tripathi MD; Thomas Papadimos MD.

Professional Interests Narrative

Lung transplantation, minimally invasive cardiothoracic surgery, medical device design, nanomedicine, pulmonary assist devices, cardiovascular surgery and clinical trials.

Academic Advising

2013 - present Michael Allman, The Ohio State University.
2013 - present Curtis Dumond, The Ohio State University.
2013 - present Kevin Nelson, The Ohio State University.
2013 - present George Christenson,, Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.
2013 - present Stephen Noble,, Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.
2013 - present Chris Bobba, The Ohio State University.
2013 - present Emily Smeltzer,, Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.
2014 - present Shaylyn Bennett,, Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.
2014 - present Siva Patimalla,, Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.
2014 - present Mahim Malik,, Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.
2014 Master's Students, Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. Graduated 0.
2005 - 2006 Ricardo Bardales, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.
2006 - 2007 Sara Runge, University Of California.
2006 - 2007 Laurel Garrett, University of Minnesota.
2006 - 2007 Somnath J, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.
2009 - 2011 Eleazer Briones, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.
2010 - 2012 Janet Lee, University of Minnesota.
2010 - 2012 Albert Youn, University of Minnesota.
2011 - 2012 Alexandra Lacey, University of Minnesota.
2011 - 2012 Michael Bradner, University of Minnesota.
2012 - 2013 Shelly Bansal, Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.
2012 - 2013 Jennifer Worth, Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.
2012 - 2013 Tyler Spata,, The Ohio State University.
2012 - 2014 Emre Eren, The Ohio State University.
2012 - 2014 Nikhil Jaik, Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. Graduated 2014.
2012 - 2014 Kathryn O'Keefe, Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. Graduated 2014.
2014 Cecilia Pesavento, The Ohio State University.
 

Licenses

2009 - present Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery: University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
2009 - present Diplomate, The American Board of Surgery: American Board of Surgery
2012 - present Ohio State Medical License: The Ohio State University
 

Chapters in Books

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Early Stage Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Surgical Treatment of Neuroendocrine Liver Metastases (Chapter 13)

Tracheal Tumors

How to Approach Cardiac and Thoracic Transplant: How to Procure a Lung

Acute Mechanical Cardiac Support/RVAD: Thoratec CentriMag/Rotaflow

Acute Mechanical Cardiac Support/Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD): Thoratec CentriMag/Rotaflow

Acute Mechanical Circulatory Support: Bridge to Recovery or to Decision

Pericardiectomy

Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting in the Treatment of Heart Failure

Ventricular Containment, Shape Change, Infarct Restraint

 

Clinical Services

04/01/2000 - 12/01/2000 Senior Emergency Department Extern (St. Vincent's Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana)
07/01/2004 - 06/01/2006 Neurosurgical and Intensive Care Housestaff (Regions Hospital, St. Paul, Minnesota)
03/01/2005 - 06/01/2007 Surgical and Cardiac Intensive Care Housestaff (Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota)
07/01/2007 - 12/01/2009 Surgical and Intensive Care Housestaff (Abbott Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, Minnesota)

Clinical Trials

Rat Lung Transplantation

Ex Vivo Perfusion

 

Conferences

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To Induce or Not To Induce: A 21st Century Evaluation of Lung Transplant Immunosuppression

Increasing Numbers of Rib Fractures Do Not Worsen Outcome: An Analysis of the National Trauma Data Bank

 

Degrees

1997 B.S., Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

2001 M.D., Indiana University School of Medicine

2007 Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

 

Editorial Activities

2006 - present Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy and Percutaneous Techniques
2007 - present Annals in Thoracic Surgery
2007 - present Yonsei Medical Journal
2008 - present Journal of Clinical Oncology
2008 - present Clinical Transplantation
2008 Diabetes UK
2009 - 2011 Institute for Engineering in Medicine, University of Minnesota
2010 - present Circulation
2010 - present Molecular Cancer Therapeutics
2010 - present Journal of Thoracic Disease
2011 - present Open Journal of Thoracic Surgery
2011 - present Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
2011 - present Journal of Surgical Oncology
2012 - present ASAIO Journal
2012 - present ISRN Surgery
2012 - present Open Journal of Thoracic Surgery
2012 - present Journal of Clinical Oncology
2012 - present Journal of Biomedical Research
2012 College of Medicine Bridge Funding Grant Program, The Ohio State University
2013 - present Surgery
2013 - present Journal of Thoracic Disease
2013 - present Artificial Organs
2014 - present Diseases of the Esophagus
2014 - present Perfusion
2014 - present Open Journal of Respiratory Disease
2014 International Grant Reviewer for Canada Foundation for Innovation: John R Evans Leaders Fund
2015 - present American Journal of Transplantation
 

Honors

1995 - present Tau Beta Pi National Engineering Honorary. Purdue University.
1995 - present Pi Tau Sigma National Engineering Honorary. Purdue University.
1995 - present Golden Key National Honor Society. Purdue University.
1995 - present Cincinnati Milacron Inc. Scholarship for merit. Purdue University.
1996 - present Babcock and Wilcox Inc. Scholarship for merit. Purdue University.
1997 - present The Order of the Engineer. Purdue University.
1997 - present Dean's List. Purdue University.
1999 - present Fern Groves Hardiman Memorial Scholarship for Research. Indiana University School of Medicine.
1999 - present Excellence in Research Award from Western Medical Research Committee at the American Federation for Medical Research Annual Meeting. Western Student Medical Research Committee.
2001 - present Research Program in Academic Medicine. Indiana University School of Medicine.
2004 - present Merit Travel Grant Recipient to 3rd Annual Symposium on Gastrointestinal Cancers. Merit Travel.
2004 - 2006 NIH Clinical Research LRP Award. NIH.
2005 - present Second Place, Minnesota State Committee on Trauma, Resident Trauma Paper Competition. Minnesota State Committee on Trauma.
2005 - 2006 Richard L. Varco Surgery Research Fellowship. University of Minnesota.
2006 - present Outstanding Research Award. the University of Minnesota Department of Medicine Research Day.
2006 - present Thoracic Surgery Directors Association Resident Research Award. The Society of Thoracic Surgeons.
2006 - 2007 Richard L. Varco Surgery Research Fellowship. University of Minnesota.
2007 - present The Cecil J. Watson Award. University of Minnesota Medical School.
2007 - present The Doctor David Gaviser Mount Sinai Hospital Surgical Research Award for Outstanding Achievement in Surgical Research. University of Minnesota.
2007 - present Excellence in Clinical Research Award. University of Minnesota Department of Surgery.
2008 - present The Steer-Pruitt Award. University of Minnesota Medical School.
2008 - present The J. Jacob Kaplan Award. University of Minnesota Medical School.
2008 - present The Cecil J. Watson Award. University of Minnesota Medical School.
2008 - present The Henry Buchwald Award. University of Minnesota Medical School.
2008 - 2009 Administrative Chief Surgery Resident. University of Minnesota Medical School.
2009 - present The Peter C. Pairolero Scholarship. General Thoracic Surgical Club.
2009 - present The Ronald Belsey Traveling Esophageal Surgery Fellowship of the Esophageal Surgery Club. Esophageal Surgery Club.
2010 - present The 2010 C. Walton Lillehei, MD / Earl Bakken Prize. Lillehei Surgical Society.
2011 - 2012 Administrative Chief Fellow in Cardiothoracic Surgery. University of Minnesota Medical School.
2013 - present 2013 TSDA Benson R. Wilcox Award. The Society of Thoracic Surgeons.
2014 - present Faculty of 1000 Recognition. F 1000 Prime.
2014 - present Faculty of 1000 Recognition. F 1000 Prime.
2014 - present Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. American College of Surgeons.
2014 - present Outstanding Achievement in Patient Service. The Wexner Medical Center at The Ohio State University.
 

Journal Articles

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Reference Works

December 1996 Obermiller J, Whitson BA, O’Keefe CR, Kokini K, Badylak SF, Tullius R, Marso R."Suture Retention Strength of Small Intestinal Submucosa" .
December 1996 O’Keefe CR, Kokini K, Badylak SF, Tullius R, Cheng B, and Whitson BA."Different configurations of small intestinal submucosa as a biomaterial for Achilles tendon repair in a dog model." .
December 1996 Badylak SF, Shelbourne KD, Klootwyk T, Tullius R, Whitson BA, Kokini K."Different Configurations of Small Intestinal Submucosa as a Biomaterial for Achilles Tendon Repair in a Dog Model" .
December 1996 Kokini K, Whitson BA, Cheng BC, Badylak SF, Patel U, Hiles MC, O’Keefe CR, Tullius R, Morff R."Design for Biaxial Strength of Multilayer Small Intestinal Submucosa Sheets" .
January 1999 Whitson BA, Hillberry BM, Van Sickle DC, Brandt KD."Determination of Poisson’s Ratio of Cancellous Bone" .
May 2001 Whitson BA, Broadie TA."Preoperative Localization in Hyperparathyroidism" .
October 2003 Whitson BA, Ose KJ."Spontaneous Posterior Rectus Sheath Herniation: A New Clinical Entity?" .
April 2005 Whitson BA, Maddaus MA, Andrade RS."Thoracoscopic Lingulectomy in an Immunocompromised Patient With Pulmonary Aspergillosis" . : Supplement, S308
May 2005 Whitson BA, Tuttle TM."Laparoscopic Resection of Periaortic Paragangliomas" .
September 2005 Whitson BA, Nath DS, Knudtson JR, Shumway SJ, McGonigal MD."Is Distal Aortic Perfusion in Traumatic Thoracic Aortic Injuries Necessary to Avoid Paraplegic Post-Operative Outcomes?" .
May 2005 Nath DS, Whitson BA, Shumway SJ, McGonigal MD."Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes of Traumatic Injury to the Thoracic Aorta" .
May 2005 Walker AR, Nath DS, Prekker ME, Johnson AC, Whitson BA, Herrington CS, Dahlberg PS, and Kelly RF."Clinical experience with perfadex in lung transplantation." .
May 2005 Walker AR, Nath DS, Prekker ME, Johnson AC, Whitson BA, Herrington CS, Dahlberg PS, Kelly RF."Clinical Experience With Perfadex in Lung Transplantation" .
February 2006 Whitson BA, Hoang CD, Jie T, and Maddaus MA."Technology-Enhanced Interactive Surgical Education" . : 251
January 2006 Whitson BA, Jacobsen B, Frizelle S, Yee D, Maddaus MA, Kratzke RA.."Mesothelioma Antitumor Effects by Inhibition of the Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 Receptor and Pathway by NVP-AEW541" .
April 2006 Whitson BA, Andrade RS, Dahlberg PS, and Maddaus MA."Thoracoscopic Sympathectic Chain Clipping is Equivalent to Transection in Symptomatic Hyperhidrosis" . : PS282
February 2006 Sullivan V, Whitson BA, Radosevich DM, Whelan TPM, Kelly RF, Herrington CS, and Dahlberg PS.."Pulmonary Artery Pressure Predicts Development of Severe Primary Graft Dysfunction in Paired Single Lung Transplant Recipients" . : Supplement 1, page 47
January 2006 Whitson BA, Boettcher A, Bardales R, Kratzke RA, Dahlberg PS, Andrade RS, Maddaus MA."Comparison of Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery to Thoracotomy for Resection of Clinical Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer" . : S20
January 2007 Whitson BA, D'Cunha J, Hoang CD, Wu B, Ikramuddin S, Buchwld H, Panoskaltsis-Mortari A, Kratze RA, Miller JS, Maddaus MA."Comparison of Minimally Invasive vs Open Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass on Immune Effector Cell Function" . : S13
January 2007 Whitson BA, Leslie DB, Kellogg TA, Maddaus MA, Buchwald H, Billington CJ, Ikramuddin S."Entero-Edocrine Effects of Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass for Morbid Obesity" . : P311
January 2007 Groth SS, Whitson BA, Liao KK, Andrade RS, Maddaus MA."Diaphragmatic Hernias Following Sequential Ventricular Assist Device Explantation and Orthotopic Heart Transplantation: Early Results of Laparoscopic Repair With PTFE" . : S465
January 2007 Whitson BA, Leslie DB, Kellogg TA, Maddaus MA, Buchwald H, Billington CJ, Ikramuddin S."Differential Adipokine Response in Diabetes and Non-Diabetics" . : P310
January 2008 Groth SS, Whitson BA, Li Z, DeFor TE, Kratzke RA, Maddaus MA."Determination of the Ideal Number of Lymph Nodes to Examine to Optimize Survival in Patients With Esophageal Carcinoma: Data From the Surveillance Epidemiology and End Results Database" .
January 2008 Whitson BA, Groth SS, LiZ, Kratzke RA, Maddaus MA."Assessment of Survival From Distal Esophageal and Gastric Cardiac Tumors: A Population-Based Analysis of Gastro-Esophageal Carcinomas" .
January 2009 Whitson BA, Richardson E, Iaizzo PA, Hess DJ."Functional Comparisons of Bulb Suction Devices" . : 303
June 2009 Richardson E, Whitson BA, Iaizzo PA."A Novel Combination Therapy for Post-Operative Atrial Fibrillation" . : 027511
January 2012 Whitson BA, Groth SS, Andrad RS, Habermann EB, Maddaus MA, D'Cunha J."Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Treated by Lobectomy: Does Tumor Anatomic Location Matter?" . : 188
January 2012 Lee JT, Hertz MI, Dunitz JM, Kelly RF, D'Cunha J, Whitson BA, Shumway SJ."Potential Rise in Clostridium Difficile Infection After Lung Transplantation, 2006-2011" . : S238-S239
January 2012 Whitson BA, McGonigal MD, Anderson CP, Dries DJ."Increasing Numbers of Rib Fractures Do Not Worsen Outcome: An Analysis of the National Trauma Data Bank" . : 200
January 2013 Whitson BA, Ravi Y, Kilic A, Hasan A, Franco V, Higgins RSD, Sai-Sudhakar C."Heart Transplant Recipients With LVADs and Pulmonary Hypertension Do Not Benefit From "Oversized" Donor Hearts" .
January 2013 Cypel M, Levvey B, Van Raemdonck D, Erasmus M, Love R, Mason D, Glanville A, Stehlik J, Hertz M, Whitson BA, Puri V, Dark J, Hopkins P, Edwards LB, Snell G, Keshavjee S."Favorable Outcomes of Donation After Cardiac Death in Lung Transplantation: A Multicenter Study" .
January 2013 Bradner M, Whitson BA, Eckman P, Lacey A, Colvin-Adams M, Liao KK, John R."Hospital Readmissions in Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) Recipients: Analysis of Bridge to Transplant (BTT) and Destination Therapy (DT)" .
January 2013 Bradner MW, Whitson BA, Eckman P, Shumway SJ, Liao KK, John R."ABO Blood Group and Heart Transplantation Outcomes: Go the Distance!" . : 186
January 2013 Whitson BA, Eckman P, Kamdar R, Colvin-Adams M, Liao KK, Pritzker M, John R."Hemolysis and Pump Thrombus in Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device Recipients Does Not Affect Survival" .
January 2013 Whitson BA, Bradner M, Eckman P, Shumway SJ, Liao KK, John R."Safety and Efficacy of Selected Preoperative Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump Use in Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) Recipients: An Analysis of 200 Recipients" . : 186
January 2013 Hayes D Jr, Kopp BT, Preston TJ, McConnell PM, Yates AR, Kirkby S, Padadimos T, Whitson BA."Survival of Patients With Cystic Fibrosis on ECMO: Analysis of the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization Registry" .
January 2013 Lee JT, Whitson BA, Kelly RF, D'Cunha J, Dunitz JM, Hertz MI, Shumway SJ."Calcineurin Inhibitors and Clostridium Difficile Infection in Adult Lung Transplant Recipients: The Effect of Cyclosporine Versus Tacrolimus" . : 185
January 2013 Whitson BA, Lehman A, Wehr A, Hayes D Jr, Kirkby S, Pope-Harman A, Kilic A, Higgins RSD."To Induce or Not to Induce: A 21st Century Evaluation of Lung Transplant Immunosuppression" .
February 2014 LeNoir BJ, Tripathi RS, Tang R, Hayes D Jr, Kilic A, Higgins RSD, Papadimos TJ, Whitson BA."Use of "Modified" Sequential Organ Failure Assessment Score to Predict Survival to Decannulation in Patients Undergoing Extracorporeal Life Support" . : 493
October 2014 Nelson K, Bobba C, Whitson BA, Ghadilali S."The Role of MicroRNA's in Ventilator Induced Lung Injury (VILI) and Inflammation" .
October 2014 Whitson BA."Ex-Vivo Lung Perfusion: A Bench to Bedside Platform for Pulmonary Investigation" .
January 2014 Whitson BA, Kilic A, Lehman A, Wehr A, Hasan A, Haas G, Sai-Sudhakar CB, Higgins RSD."Impacts of Induction Immunosuppression on Survial in Heart Transplant Recipients: A Contemporary Analysis of Agents" .
October 2014 Hayes D Jr, Tobias JD, Mansour H, Kirkby S, McCoy KS, Galantowicz M, Whitson BA."Pulmonary Hypertension in Cystic Fibrosis in Relation to Other Lung Diseases Prior to Lung Transplantation" .
November 2014 Lee PH, Kilic A, Whitson BA, Crestanello J, and Higgins RSD."Racial and Income Disparities and Trends in the Use of Bioprosthetic Valves for Aortic Valve Replacements" . : A15269
September 2014 Bansal S, Moffatt-Bruce SM, Joseph AT, Whitson BA, Sai-Sudhakar CB."Cardiac Cachexia as a Predictor of Length of Stay in Mechanical Circulatory Support" .
April 2014 Ravi Y, Emani S, Kilic A, Lampert B, Haas G, Hasan A, Higgins RSD, Sai-Sudkakar CB, Whitson BA."Elderly Heart Transplant Recipient Long-Term Survival is Not Dependent on Donor Age: A Conditional Survival Analysis" . : S161
September 2014 Bansal S, Moffatt-Bruce SM, Joseph A, Higgins RSD, Whitson BA, and Sai-Sudhakar CB."Composite Risk Score Predicts Long-Term Survival in Left Ventricular Assist Devices: A Move Beyond INTERMACS" .
April 2014 Whitson BA, Ravi Y, Emani S, Lampert B, Kilic A, Hasan A, Higgins RSD, Sai-Sudhakar CB."Heart Transplant Recipient and Donor Age Mismatching: Should the Older Recipient be Paired with the Older Donor?" . : S163
April 2014 Ravi Y, Whitson BA, Boyer PG, Emani S, Hasan AK, Franco V, Kahwash R, Crestanello J, Haas G, Higgins RSD, Sai-Sudhakar."Has the Survival in Heart Transplant Recipients Older Than 65 Years Improved Over the Decades?" . : S266
September 2014 Kilic A, Phillips G, Chimanji N, Sai-Sudhakar CB, Hasan A, Higgins RSD, Whitson BA."Cost Comparison Between Heart Transplantation and Left Ventricular Device Implantation" . : S:84
October 2014 Hayes D Jr, Whitson BA, Tobias JD, Kirkby S, Kopp BT, Mansour HM and McCoy KS."Influence of Diabetes on Survival in Cystic Fibrosis" .
October 2014 Bobba C, Nelson K, Whitson BA, Zhao , and Ghadiali S."Aerosolized miR-146a Deliver and Expression in a Mouse Model" .
May 2014 Duffy JS, Higgins RSD, Whitson BA, Hayes D Jr."Survival of Patients Undergoing Lung Transplantation for COPD: Utilization of Induction Therapy Over Ten Years" . : A5169
October 2014 Theodoropoulos N, Basavaraju S, Dils D, Elkhammas E, Forbi J, Hayden T, Martin S, Pop-Harman A, Shah P, Whitson BA, Suryaprasad A."Transmission of Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) From a Deceased Organ Donor at Increased Risk of HCV Infection with Negative Nucleic Acid Test Screening at the Time of Organ Donation" .
April 2014 Yechoor M, Farneman M, Whitson BA, Hasan A, Haas G, Sai-Sudhakar CB, Higgins RSD, Kilic A."Is There a Need for Patient Specific Informed Consent in Heart Transplantation?" . : S273
April 2014 Bansal S, Whitson BA, Moffatt-Bruce S, Joseph A, Holley C, Harvey L, Higgins RSD, John R, Sai-Sudhakar CB."A Simplified Scoring System to Predict Post Operative Length of Stay in Mechanical Circulatory Support - A Multi-Institutional Analysis" . : S211
Whitson BA, Groth SS Andrade RS, Mitiek MO, Maddaus MA, and D'Cunha J."Extent of Resection in Broncheoalveolar Cell Carcinoma: A Population-Based Evaluation" .
Groth SS, Rueth N, Whitson BA, D'Cunha J, Andrade RS, Maddaus MA."Diaphragmatic Hernias After Ventricular Assist Device Explanation and Orthotopic Heart Transplant: Mid-Term Results of Laparoscopic Repair With Polytetrafluroethylene" .
Kirkby S, Whitson BA, Wehr A, Lehman A, Kilic A, Pope-Harman A, McConnell P, Galantowicz M, Higgins RSD, Hayes D Jr."Survival Benefit of Induction Immunosuppression in Cystic Fibrosis Lung Transplant Recipients: An Analysis of the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) Data Registry" .
Whitson BA, D'Cunha J, Andrade RS, Miller JS, Kratzke RA, Maddaus MA."Elucidation of the Effect of Lobectomy for Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer on Host Immunity: Preliminary Results" .
Whitson BA, Nath DS, Prekker ME, Walker AR, Johnson AC, Herrington CS, Dahlberg PS."Primary Graft Dysfunction in Lung Transplantation" .
Joseph AT, Bansal S, Moffatt-Bruce S, Whitson BA, Sai-Sudhakar CB."Poor Preoperative Nutrition Predicts a Longer Length of Stay in Left Ventricular Assist Device Recipients" .
O'Keefe CR, Kokini K, Badylak SF, Tullius R, Cheng B, Whitson BA."The Strength Over Time of a Small Intestinal Submucosa Hernia Repair Device in a Dog Model" .
Whitson BA, Hoang CD, Boettcher AK, Adrade RS, Dahlberg PS, Maddaus MA."Collis Gastroplasty and Reinforced Crural Repair: Essential Components of Laparoscopic Giant Hiatal Hernia Repair" .
Whitson BA, Groth SS, Briones E, Mitiek MO, Maddaus MA, D'Cunha J, Andrade RS."The True Negative Predictive Value of Endobronchial-Ultrasound Guided Fine Needle Aspiration in Patients With Lung Cancer: Are We Being Conservative Enough?" .
Garrett L, Whitson BA, Groth SS, Andrade RS, Prabhu SJ, Dudek AZ, Jessurun J, Maddaus MA."Asynchronous Surgical Resection of Renal Cell Cancer Metastatic to Mediastinal Lymph Nodes Extends Survival" .
O'Keefe K, Kilic A, Pope-Harman A, Hayes D Jr, Kirkby, Higgins RSD, Whitson BA."Pulmonary Artery Pressure Changes Differentially Effect Survival in Lung Transplant Patients Wtih COPD and Pulmonary Hypertension: An Analysis of the UNOS Registry" .
Antonoff MB, Whitson BA, Green CA, Maddaus MA, D'Cunha J."Preparation of the Senior Medical Student for Integrated Surgery Training: Significant Impact of a Competency-Based Course" .
Duffy JS, Preston TJ, Davis IC, McConnell PI, Whitson BA, Duffy VL, Yates AR, Hayes D Jr."Transthoracic Contrast Echocardiography Guided Placement of a Bi-Caval Dual Lumen Catheter in a Swine Model of Venovenous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation" .
Whitson BA, D'Cunha J, Hoang CD, Ikramuddin S, Buchwald H, Miller JS, Kratzke RA, Maddaus MA."The Effect of Major Abdominal Surgery by Minimally Invasive Versus Open Approaches on Immune Effector Cells" .
Tetteh HA, Erickson A, Maddaus MA, Whitson BA, Andrade RS."Objective and Physiologic Evaluation of Minimally Invasive Diaphragmatic Plication" .
Kirkby S, Whitson BA, Wehr A, Lehman A, Kilic A, Pope-Harman A, McConnell P, Galantowicz M, Higgins RSD, Hayes D Jr."Survival Benefit of Induction Immunosuppression in Cystic Fibrosis Lung Transplant Recipients: An Analysis of the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) Data Registry" .
Tang R, Crawford M, Spata T, Lagana A, Whitson BA, Mohler PJ, Higgins RSD, Kilic A."Regional and Temporal Differences in McroRNA Expression Following Acute Myocardial Infarction in an Ovine Model" .
Tripathi R, Whitson BA, Bhatt A, Papadimos T, Abel E."Preoperative But Not Postoperative Pralbumins are Associated With Morbidity After Cardiac" .
Whitson BA, Groth SS Duval SJ, Maddaus MA."A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Comparison of the Video-Assisted Thoracoscopc Approach to Thoracotomy" .
Runge S, Whitson BA, Maddaus MA."PET/CT Positive Mediastinal Lymph Nodes Post-Chemoradiation?" .
Groth SS, Whitson BA, Maddaus MD, Andrade RS."Bronchoscopic Evaluation of Mediastinal Lymph Nodes: A Single Institution's Early Experience With Endobronchial Ultrasound" .
D'Cunha J, Antonoff MB, Whitson BA, Maddaus MA."Preparation of the Medical Student for Cardiothoracic Surgery Training: Significant Impact of a Novel Simulation-Based Course" .
Emani S, Whitson BA."Real World Use of Ramp Studies to Diagnose Pump Thrombosis" .
Spata T, Bobek D, Tang R, Adesanya T, Rothstein W, Whitson BA, Parthasarathy S, Mohler P, Higgins RSD, Kilic A."Regional Myocardial Gene Expression in an Ovine Model of Acute Myocardial Infarction" .
Ghadiali SN, Nelson K, Bobba C, Nana-Sinkam P, Zhao X, Whitson BA."MicroRNAs as Novel Regulators of Mechanotransduction and Lung Injury/Inflammation" .
Spata T, Black SM, Kilic A, Crawford M, Higgins RSD, Whitson BA."Novel Small-Animal Ex-Vivo Lung Perfusion as a Platform for Organ Modification in Lung Transplantation" .
Whitson BA, Huddleston SJ, Savik K, Shumway SJ."Limited Transfusion in Cardiac Surgery is Not Associated" .
Rothstein W, Whitson BA, Spata T, Kilic A, Higgins RSD, Kilic A."Recipient Age Selection Differences Between Cardiac and Non-Cardiac Thoracic Surgeons in Lung Transplantation" .
Whitson BA, Andrade RS, Mitiek MO, D'Cunha J, Maddaus MA."Thoracoscopic Thymectomy: Technical Pearls to a 21st Century Approach" .
Whitson BA, Richardson E, Iaizzo PA, Hess DJ."Not Every Bulb is a Rose: Which Suction Bulb is Best?" .
Whitson BA, Boettcher A, Bardales R, Kratzke RA, Dahlberg PS, Andrade RS, Maddaus MA."Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery is Less Morbid Than Thoracotomy for Resection of Clinical Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer" .
Groth SS, Whitson BA, Maddaus MA, Andrade RS."Bronchoscopic Evaluation of Mediastinal Lymph Nodes: A Single Institution's Early Experience With Endobronchial Ultrasound" .
Groth SS, Whitson BA, Holmstrom AM, Rubins JB, Kelly RF."Impact of Preoperative Smoking Cessation on Pulmonary Function Testing at One Year Following Pulmonary Resection for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer" .
Groth SS, Virnig BA, Whitson BA, Li Z, DeFor TE, Kratzke RA, Tuttle TM, Maddaux MA."Determination of the Most Advantageous Number of Lymph Nodes to Examine to Optimize Survival in Patients With Esophageal Carcinoma: Data From the Surveillance Epidemiology and End Results Database" .
Spata T, Black SM, Kilic A, Crawford M, Higgins RSD, Whitson BA."Novel Small Animal Ex-Vivo Lung Perfusion as a Platform for Organ Modification in Lung Transplantation" .
Whitson BA, Groth SS, Andrade RS, Maddaus MA, Haberman EM, D'Cunha J."Survival After Lobectomy vs Segmentectomy for Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Population-Based Analysis" .
Whitson BA, Groth SS, Andrade RS, Dudek AZ, Jessurun J, Maddaus MA."Surgical Resection of Isolated Asynchronous Renal Cell Cancer Metastases to Mediastinal Lymph Nodes Extends Survival" .
Whitson BA, Eckman P, Kamar F, Lacey AM, Shumway SJ, Liao KK, John R."Hemolysis, Pump Thromus and Neurologic Events in Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) Recipients: A Contemporary Analysis of Prothrombotic Events" .
Whitson BA, D'Cunha J, Miller J, Kratkze RA, Maddaus MA."Lobectomy for Early Stage Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer Impairs Cellular Immunity" .
Whitson BA, Mitiek MO, D'Cunha J, Maddaus MA, Andrade RS."Extended Lymph Node Dissection in Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy" .
Whitson BA, D'Cunha J, Adrade RS, Kelly RF, Groth SS, Wu B, Miller JS, Kratzke RA, Maddaus MA."Surgical Approach to Lobectomy in Early Stage Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Demonstrates Differential Impairment of Cellular Immunity" .
Briones EP, Whitson BA, Groth SS, Mitiek MO, Maddaus MA, D'Cunha J, Andrade RS."The Clinical Efficacy of Endobronchial and Esophageal Ultrasound Guided Mediastinal Lymph Node Biopsy in the Diagnosis and Staging of Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer" .
Odell DD, Whitson BA, Antonoff MB, d'Cunha J, Maddaus MA, Andrade RS."Preoperative Pathologic Evaluation of Hilar (N1) Lymph Nodes With Endobronchial Ultrasound and Transbronchial Needle Aspiration: A Potential Application to Clinical Trials" .
O'Keefe K, Kilic A, Pope-Harman A, Hayes D Jr, Kirkby S, Higgins RSD, Whitson BA."Pulmonary Artery Pressure Changes Differentially Effect Survival in Pulmonary Hypertension and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Transplant Recipients: An Analysis of the UNOS STAR Registry" .
Lee JT, Hertz MI, Unitz JM, Kelly RF, D'Cunha J, Whitson BA, Shumway SJ."The Rise of Clostridium Difficile in Lung Transplantation: Key Predictors in the Modern Era" .
Tetteh HA, Whitson BA, Andrade RS, Boettcher A, Bardales R, Kratzke RA, Dahlberg PS, Maddaus MA."Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery is Less Morbid than Thoracotomy for Resection of Clinical Stage I Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer" .
Tetteh HA, Kast T, Maddaus MA, Whitson BA, Groth SS, Radosevich DM, Andrade RS."Objective Evaluation of Thoracoscopic Sympathectomy for Palmar Hyperhidrosis" .
Huddleston SJ, Whitson BA, Shumway SJ."Bloodless Cardiac Surgery is Associated With Decreased Morbidity and Mortality" .
Whitson BA, Hertz MI, Kelly RF, Shumway SJ, D'Cunha J."Utilization of the Donor Lung After Asphyxiation or Drowning: Effect on Survival and Rejection in Lung Transplant Recipients" .
Hayes D Jr, Kirkby S, Wehr A, Lehman A, McConnell PI, Galantowicz M, Higgins RSD, Whitson BA."A Contemporary Analysis of the Effect of Induction Immunosuppression of Survival in Pediatric Lung Transplant Recipients" .
Brander MW, Whitson BA, John R."ABO Blood Groups and Heart Transplantation Outcomes: Go the Distance!" .
Hayes D Jr, Kopp BT, Preston TJ, Kirkby S, Mansour HM, Whitson BA."Survival of Cystic Fibrosis Patients on ECMO: Analysis of the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization Registry" .
Stiver K, Bittenbender P, Whitson BA, nd Bush C."An Atrial Myxoma Causing Coronary Steal" .
Abel E, Whitson BA, Burcham P, Papadimos T, Tripathi R."Intravenous Nitroglycerin for Digital Ischemia and Limb Preservation in an ECLS Patient with ARDS" .
Fiorini K, Ristev G, Flores A, Tripathi R, Whitson BA, Colombo D, Mahoney B, Small R."Two Cases of Fulminant Respiratory Failure Requiring Cesarean Delivery and VV ECMO" .
Tripathi R, Black S, Kilic A, Sirak J, Sai-Sudhakar CB, Crestanello J, Higgins RSD, Whitson BA."MELD Score Predicts Outcomes in Cardiac Surgery Patients With and Without Liver Disease" .
Ghadiali S, Nelson K, Bobba C, Nana-Sinkam P, Zhao X, Whitson BA."MicroRNA Regulation of Mechanically-Induced Lung Injury and Inflammation" .
Knisley J, Weaver M, Whitson BA, Hasan A, Higgins RSD, Haas G, Kilic A."Spontaneous Iliac Intramuscular Bleed Following Orthotopic Heart Transplantation" .
Whitson BA, Groth SS, Li Z, Kratzke RA, Maddaus, MA."Assessment of the Equivalent Survival of Distal Esophageal and Gastric Cardia Tumors: A Population Based Analysis of Gastro-Esophageal Carcinomas" .
Hayes D Jr, Higgins RSD, Kilic A, Preston TJ, Whitson BA."Survival Impact of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in Lung Transplantation: A 21st Century Analysis of the United Network for Organ Sharing Registry" .
Sarkaria IS, Carr SR, MacIver RH, Whitson BA, Joyce DL, Stulak JM, Mery CM, Guitron J, Singh R, Mettler BA, Turek JW."Results of the 2010 Thoracic Surgery Residents Association Workforce Survey: A View From the Trenches" .

Softwares

October 2006 Whitson BA."Sicker Patients Who Undergo Minimally Invasive Surgery for Lung Cancer Experience Fewer Complications" Doctor's Guide
October 2006 Whitson BA."Minimally Invasive Surgery for Lung Cancer is Less Stressful on Patients Than Standard Open Surgery" MedCompare
October 2006 Whitson BA."Minimally Invasive Surgery for Lung Cancer is Less Stressful on Patients Than Standard Open Surgery Says American College of Surgeons" U.S. Newswire
October 2006 Whitson BA."Minimally Invasive Surgery for Lung Cancer is Less Stressful on Patients Than Standard Open Surgery"
October 2006 Whitson BA."Minimally invasive surgery for lung cancer is less stressful on patients than standard open surgery" American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress News
January 2007 Whitson BA."VATS May Reduce Post-Lobectomy Pneumonia" Thoracic Surgery News
January 2007 Whtison BA."Low Pneumonia Risk Casts VATS in Favorable Light" Surgery News
May 2009 Ramamoorthy S, Whitson BA."Information & Technology Review: Biographic Management Software" Association for Academic Surgery Spring 2009 Newsletter
January 2012 Whitson BA."Diagnostic Concerns in Staging NSCLC With EBUS-FNA" The STS Meeting Bulletin
October 2012 Whitson BA."Mentor vs. Educator: Common Ground/Subtle Difference" Thoracic Surgery News
January 2012 Whitson BA."CTS Surgery: Department or Organ-Based Alignment" Thoracic Surgery News
March 2012 Whitson BA."Residents' Issues Discussed at STS Annual Meeting" Thoracic Surgery News
July 2012 Whitson BA."TSRA Optimistic at the Annual Meeting" Thoracic Surgery News
April 2012 Lesney, Mark S."Diagnostic Concerns in Staging With EBUS-FNA" Thoracic Surgery News
October 2012 Whitson, BA."Mentor vs. Educator: Common Ground/Subtle Difference" Thoracic Surgery News
August 2013 Whitson BA."Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center Re-Starts Lung Transplant Program"
September 2013 Whitson BA."COPD Update - MedNet 21"
August 2013 Whitson BA."OSU Lung Transplant Program Resumes" The Columbus Dispatch
February 2014 Whitson BA."Organ Transplants: Findings on Lung Transplants Detailed by Investigators at Ohio State University" Biotech Week
February 2014 Whitson BA."Ohio Heart Transplants Decline as Organs go to Other States" The Columbus Dispatch
October 2014 Whitson BA."Lung-Transplant Donor Pool Might Be Expanded" The Columbus Dispatch
October 2014 Whitson BA."Lungs Donated After Asphyxiation, Drowning Found Usable" Thoracic Surgery News 2014
October 2014 Whitson BA."Ex-Vivo Perfusion: Creating the Future of Organ Transplantation Fall 2014 Dossier" Dossier
August 2014 Whitson BA."Woman Receives 400th OSU Heart Transplant" Springfield News
October 2014 Whitson BA."Non-Traditional Donor Lungs Appear Safe for Transplant" Society of Thoracic Surgeons
September 2014 Whitson, BA."New Hope for End-Stage Lung Disease Patients Receiving Non-Traditional Donor Lungs" Arzte Zeitung
October 2014 Whitson, BA."Study Shows Transplanting Non-Traditional Donor Lungs Can Save More Lives" Wexner Medical Center Media Relations
September 2014 Whitson BA."New Hope for End-Stage Lung Disease Patients Receiving Non-Traditional Donor Lungs" http://lungdiseasenews.com/2014/10/02/transplanting-non-traditional-donor-lungs-can-save-patients-with-end-stage-lung-disease
January 2015 Whitson BA."Specialty Focus in Transplant. Lungs Donated After Asphyxiation, Drowning Found Suitable for Transplant" ACS Surgery News

Inventions and Patents

Large area submucosal tissue graft constructs

Perforated submucosal tissue graft constructs

Large area submucosal tissue graft constructs and method for making the same

Multilayered submucosal graft constructs and method for making the same

Method of repairing perforated submucosal tissue graft constructs

Perforated submucosal tissue graft constructs

Perforated submucosal tissue graft constructs

Perforated submucosal tissue graft constructs

Perforated submucosal tissue graft constructs

Perforated submucosal tissue graft constructs

Perforated submucosal tissue graft constructs

Perforated submucosal tissue graft constructs

Perforated submucosal tissue graft constructs

Perforated submucosal tissue graft constructs

Perforated submucosal tissue graft constructs

Perforated submucosal tissue graft constructs

Perforated submucosal tissue graft constructs

Large-area, multi-layer SIS sheets: Process and configuration

Large area submucosalgraft constructs and method for making the same

Large area submucosal graft constructs and method for making the same

Large area submucosal graft constructs and method for making the same

Large area submucosal graft constructs and method for making the same

Large area submucosal graft constructs and method for making the same

Large area submucosal graft constructs and method for making the same

Large area submucosal graft constructs and method for making the same

Large area submucosal graft constructs and method for making the same

large area submucosal graft constructs and method for making the same

Large area submucosal graft constructs and method for making teh same

Improved multilaminate SIS sheet by full thickness or partial thickness perforation

Perforated submucosal tissue graft constructs

Perforated Submucosal Tissue Graft Constructs

 

Presentations

Preoperative Localization in Hyperparathyroidism

Endoluminal Bronchial Mass

Thoracoscopic Lingulectomy in an Immunocompromised Patient With Pulmonary Aspergillosis

Primary Graft Dysfunction in Lung Transplantation

Invasive Pulmonary Aspergillosis

Collis Gastroplasty and Reinforced Crural Repair: Essential Components of Laparoscopic Giant Hiatal Hernia Repair

Comparison of Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery to Thoracotomy for Resection of Clinical Stage 1 Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Comparison of Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery to Thoracotomy

The Effect of Major Abdominal Surgery by Minimally Invasive Versus Open Approaches on Immune Effector Cells

Minimally Invasive Versus Open Surgery: Impact of Immune Effector Cells

Mesothelioma Antitumor Effects by Inhibition of the Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 Receptor and Pathway by NVP-AEW541

The Effects of Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 Receptor Inhibition in Mesothelioma

Thoracoscopic Sympathectic Chain Clipping is Equivalent to Transection in Symptomatic Hyperhidrosis

Entero-Endocrine Effects of Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass for Morbid Obesity

Surgical Resection of Isolated Asynchronous Renal Cell Cancer Metastases to Mediastinal Lymph Nodes Extends Survival

Allergic Reactions, Poisoning, Overdoses, Alcohol and Drugs

Differential Adipokine Response in Diabetics and Non-Diabetics

Heat, Cold, and Behavioral Emergencies

Elucidation of the Effect of Lobectomy for Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer on Host Immunity: Preliminary Results

Elucidation of the Effect of Lobectomy for Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer on Host Immunity: Preliminary Results

Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery is Less Morbid Than Thoracotomy for Resection of Clinical Stage I Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer

Bronchoscopic Evaluation of Mediastinal Lymph Nodes: A Single Institution's Early Experience With Endobronchial Ultrasound

Asynchronous Surgical Resection of Renal Cell Cancer Metastatic to Mediastinal Lymph Nodes Extends Survival

Objective and Physiologic Evaluation of Minimally Invasive Diaphragmatic Plication

Surgical Resection of Isolated Asynchronous Renal Cell Cancer Metastases to Mediastinal Lymph Nodes Extends Survival

Lobectomy for Early Stage Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer Impairs Cellular Immunity.

Lobectomy for Early Stage Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer Impairs Cellular Immunity

What to Do With an Abdominal CT Target Sign in an Adult?

The Economics of Healthcare: An Opportunity for Innovation

A Tale of Two Geese

Not Every Bulb is a Rose: Which Suction Bulb is Best?

Lobectomy for Early Stage Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Comparison of the Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Approach to Thoracotomy

Objective Evaluation of Thoracoscopic Sympathectomy for Palmar Hyperhidrosis

Limited Transfusion Cardiac Surgeon is Not Associated With Adverse Outcomes

Assessment of the Equivalent Survival of Distal Esophageal and Gastric Cardiac Tumors: A Population Based Analysis of Gastro-Esophageal Carcinomas

Bronchoscopic Evaluation of Mediastinal Lymph Nodes: A Single Institution's Early Experience With Endobronchial Ultrasound

Surgical Approach to Lobectomy in Early Stage Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Demonstrates Differential Impairment of Cellular Immunity

Lobectomy for Early Stage Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Comparison of the Video-Assisted Thoracoscpic Approach to Thoracotomy

Survival Rates of Patients With Distal Esophageal and Gastric Cardiac Tumors: A Population-Based Analysis of Gastroesophageal Carcinomas

Surgical Approach to Lobectomy in Early Stage Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Demonstrates Differential Impairment of Cellular Immunity

Ad Astra Per Aspera

Extent of Resection in Broncheoalveolar Cell Carcinoma: A Population-Based Evaluation

Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Replacement (Moderator)

Surgical Stress and the Lung: Prognostication in Thoracic Surgery

Results of the 2010 Thoracic Surgery Residents Association Workforce Survey: A View From the Trenches

The Clinical Efficacy of Endobronchial and Esophageal Ultrasound Guided Mediastinal Lymph Node Biopsy in the Diagnosis and Staging of Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer

Preparation of the Medical Student for Cardiothoracic Surgery Training: Significant Impact of a Novel Simulation-Based Course

Extent of Resection in Bronchoalveolar Cell Carcinoma: A Population-Based Evaluation

Preparation of the Senior Medical Student for Integrated Surgery Training: Significant Impact of a Competency-Based Course

Survival After Lobectomy vs. Segmentectomy for Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Population-Based Analysis

The True Negative Predictive Value of Endobronchial Ultrasound-Guided Fine-Needle Aspiration in Patients With Lung Cancer: Are We Being Conservative Enough?

An Engineer's Journey Into Medicine

Lung Transplantation for the Adult Patient With Cystic Fibrosis

Evolution of Cardiopulmonary Bypass

Current Management of Pulmonary Hypertension in the Surgical Patients

Preoperative Pathologic Evaluation of Hilar (N1) Lymph Nodes With Endobronchial UIltrasound and Transbronchial Needle Aspiration: A Potential Application to Clinical Trials

Potential Rise in Clostridium Difficile Infection After Lung Transplantation

Recipient Age Selection Differences Between Cardiac and Non-Cardiac Thoracic Surgeons in Lung Transplantation

The True Negative Predictive Value of Endobronchial-Ultrasound Guided Fine Needle Aspiration in Patients With Lung Cancer: Are We Being Conservative Enough?

Heart Transplant Recipients With LVADs and Pulmonary Hypertension Do Not Benefit From “Oversized” Donor Hearts

Lung Transplantation for the Cardiologist

Hemolysis, Pump Thrombus, and Neurologic Events in Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) Recipients: A Contemporary Analysis of Prothrombotic Events

Ex-Vivo Perfusion for Lung Transplant

An Update on Lung Transplantation: State of the Art 2013

Lung Transplantation and Novel Uses of Extracorporeal Circulation

Ex-Vivo Organ Perfusion as a Platform for Organ Modulation

Beyond the Ventilator

Thirty Years of Thoracic Transplantation: How Are We Doing Now?

Extra Corporeal Circulation Technologies as a Platform for Lung Repair

Lung Transplantation: A Breath of Fresh Air

What to Expect With Lung Transplanted

When Ventricular Assist Devices Last Longer Than Transplanted Hearts

Novel Small-Animal Ex-Vivo Lung Perfusion as a Platform for Organ Modification in Lung Transplantation

Survival of Cystic Fibrosis Patients on ECMO: Analysis of the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization Registry

Regional and Temporal Differences in Apoptotic MicroRNA Expression Following Acute Myocardial Infarction in an Ovine Model

ABO Blood Group and Heart Transplantation Outcomes: Go the Distance!

Regional Myocardial Gene Expression in an Ovine Model of Acute Myocardial Infarction

Pulmonary Artery Pressure Changes Differentially Effect Survival in Lung Transplant Patients With COPD and Pulmonary Hypertension: An Analysis of the UNOS Registry

Novel Small-Animal Ex-Vivo Lung Perfusion as a Platform for Organ Modification in Lung Transplantation

Hemolysis and Pump Thrombus in Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device Recipients Does Not Affect Survival

Utilization of the Donor Lung After Asphyxiation or Drowning: Effect on Survival and Rejection in Lung Transplant Recipients

Body Mass Index Impacts Immediate and Long-Term Survival of Heart Transplant Recipients

Transthoracic Contrast Echocardiography Guided Placement of a Bi-Caval Dual Lumen Catheter in a Swine Model of Venovenous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation

Survival Impact of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in Lung Transplantation: A 21st Century Analysis of the United Network for Organ Sharing Registry

A Contemporary Analysis of the Effect of Induction Immunosuppression of Survival in Pediatric Lung Transplant Recipients

Survival Benefit of Induction Immunosuppression in Cystic Fibrosis Lung Transplant Recipients: An Analysis of the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) Data Registry

Advanced and Emerging Supports for Respiratory Failure

Pulmonary Artery Pressure Changes Differentially Effect Survival in Pulmonary Hypertension and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Transplant Recipients: An Analysis of the UNOS STAR Registry

Utilization of the Donor Lung After Asphyxiation or Drowning: Effect on Survival and Rejection in Lung Transplant Recipients

Thoracic Transplantation and Advanced Mechanical Circulatory Support

Ex-Vivo Lung Perfusion: A Bench to Bedside Platform for Pulmonary Investigation

ECMO - A Tertiary Center's Experience

Lung Transplant: Practical Considerations

Advanced Therapies for Heart Failure

Lung Transplant: Practical Considerations

5 Key Drivers of a Financially Viable VAD Program in the Era of Health Care Reform, Destination. Life.

Lung Transplantation: How Does It All Work?

Ex-Vivo Lung Perfusion: A Bench to Bedside Platform for Pulmonary Regeneration

Advances in Ex-Vivo Lung Perfusion

Recruiting the Best and Brightest into Cardiothoracic Surgery - Medical Student Summer Scholars Program Revisited

Electrical Impedance as a Non-invasive Metric for the Evaluation of Organ Quality in Ex-Vivo Lung Perfusion

Influence of Transfusion on Survival in Lung Transplantation

Impact of Cardiac Intervention on Graft and Overall Survival In Abdominal Transplant Recipients

Bicaval Dual-Lumen W-ECMO Cannula Improves Survival to Decannulation

Action Plan Presentation - Root Cause Analysis and Risk Reduction Strategies

Determination of Poisson's ratio of cancellous bone

Hemolysis and Pump Thrombus in Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device Recipients Does Not Affect Survival

Comparison of minimally invasive vs open Roux-en-Y gastric bypass on immune effector cell function

Assessment of survival from distal esophageal and gastric cardia tumors: A population-based analysis of gastroesophageal carcinomas

Survival In Advanced Cf And Non-Cf Bronchiectasis

Impact of preoperative smoking cessation on pulmonary function testing at one-year following pulmonary resection for non-small cell lung cancer

 

Professional Activities

present Invited Speaker for Pfizer.
present Grant Reviewer for College of Medicine Bridge Funding Grant Program. The Ohio State University.
present International Grant Reviewer for Diabetes United Kingdom.
present International Grant Reviewer for Canada Foundation for Innovation. John R Evans Leaders Fund.
present Community Speaker. Lung Transplant Support Group. Columbus, OH.
2009 - 2011 Grant Reviwer for Institute for Engineering in Medicine. University of Minnesota.