George Arnaoutakis, MD

George J Arnaoutakis, MD

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Publications

Vocal Fold Mobility Impairment After Cardiovascular Surgery: Incidence, Risk Factors, and Sequela.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2021

Ventricular Assist Device Implantation and Bariatric Surgery: A Route to Transplantation in Morbidly Obese Patients with End-Stage Heart Failure.
ASAIO journal (American Society for Artificial Internal Organs : 1992)
2021

Type A Acute Aortic Dissection Presenting With Cerebrovascular Accident at Advanced Age.
Seminars in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
2021

Transcatheter mitral valve-in-valve and valve-in-ring replacement: Lessons learned from bioprosthetic surgical valve failures.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2021

Transcatheter mitral valve therapies: State of the art.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2021

Time of the day or surgeon volume-What matters most in Type A aortic dissection?
Journal of cardiac surgery
2021

Thoracic Surgery Foundation Research Awards: Leading the Way to Excellence.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2021

Surgery for type A aortic dissection in patients with cerebral malperfusion: Results from the International Registry of Acute Aortic Dissection.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
2021

Successful Preoperative Optimization for Lung Transplantation With Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2021

STratification risk analysis in OPerative management (STOP score) for drug-induced endocarditis.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2021

Remodeling, Reintervention, and Survival After Endovascular Repair of Chronic Type B Dissection.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2021

Proof of concept: digital clock drawing behaviors prior to transcatheter aortic valve replacement may predict length of hospital stay and cost of care.
Exploration of medicine
2021

Prognostic Value of Red Blood Cell Distribution Width in Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Patients.
Innovations (Philadelphia, Pa.)
2021

Perspective to 2020 American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association (ACC/AHA) Guideline for the Management of Patients With Valvular Heart Disease.
Circulation
2021

Neuromonitoring and neuroprotection advances for aortic arch surgery.
JTCVS techniques
2021

Massive Tension Hemothorax After Pacemaker Implantation.
Cureus
2021

Endovascular repair of the aortic arch: State of the art.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2021

Dysphagia after cardiac surgery: Prevalence, risk factors, and associated outcomes.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
2021

Commentary: Total Arch Replacement with Frozen Elephant Trunk: One Stop Shop.
Seminars in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
2021

Commentary: The SINE of the times-vigilance in the era of frozen elephant trunk procedures.
JTCVS techniques
2021

Commentary: Personalized medicine for genetically triggered thoracic aortic aneurysms.
JTCVS techniques
2021

Application of deep hypothermic circulatory arrest in open left chest aortic aneurysm repair.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
2021

10-Year Trends in Aortic Dissection: Mortality and Weekend Effect within the US Nationwide Emergency Department Sample (NEDS).
The heart surgery forum
2021

Utilizing the index for mortality prediction after cardiac transplantation risk score to predict hospital resource consumption.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2020

Use of Impella Support in Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement for a Patient With Severe Aortic Stenosis and Significantly Reduced Ejection Fraction.
Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia
2020

Unplanned 30-Day Readmission after Coronary Artery Bypass in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction.
Cardiovascular revascularization medicine : including molecular interventions
2020

Transcatheter aortic valve replacement 24 years after cardiac transplantation.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2020

Time of day does not influence outcomes in acute type A aortic dissection: Results from the IRAD.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2020

Successful bridge to lung transplantation with transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons
2020

Performance advantages for grit and optimism.
American journal of surgery
2020

Percutaneous Inferior Vena Cava Valve Implantation May Improve Tricuspid Valve Regurgitation and Cardiac Output: Lessons Learned.
Innovations (Philadelphia, Pa.)
2020

Patterns of emergency department utilization for LVAD patients compared with non-LVAD patients.
International journal of cardiology. Heart & vasculature
2020

Outcomes of Florida Sleeve Procedure in Patients with Bicuspid Versus Tricuspid Aortic Valve.
Innovations (Philadelphia, Pa.)
2020

Medical and surgical management of acute type B aortic intramural hematoma.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2020

Longitudinal Outcomes After Surgical Repair of Postinfarction Ventricular Septal Defect in the Medicare Population.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2020

Long-Term Outcomes of Primary Cardiac Malignancies: Multi-Institutional Results From the National Cancer Database.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology
2020

Long-Term Outcomes of Primary Cardiac Lymphoma.
Circulation
2020

Impact of Secondary Aortic Interventions After Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair on Long-Term Survival.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2020

Endograft and external cinch to control hemorrhage in acute type A aortic dissection.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2020

Early versus standard renal replacement therapy after left ventricular assist device implantation.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2020

Current trends in the management of acute type A aortic intramural hematoma.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2020

Complicated acute type B aortic dissection: update on management and results.
The Journal of cardiovascular surgery
2020

Commentary: Blowing stuff up: Balloon fracture fenestration with thoracic endovascular aortic repair for chronic type B aortic dissection.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
2020

Breaking hearts and taking names: A case of sarcoidosis related effusive-constrictive pericarditis.
Respiratory medicine
2020

A validated mouse model capable of recapitulating the protective effects of female sex hormones on ascending aortic aneurysms and dissections (AADs).
Physiological reports
2020

Trans-carotid endovascular repair of ascending aortic pseudoaneurysms.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2019

The Florida Sleeve Procedure Is Durable and Improves Aortic Valve Function.
Aorta (Stamford, Conn.)
2019

Outcomes of Direct Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Without Balloon Aortic Valvuloplasty Using a New Generation Valve.
Cardiovascular revascularization medicine : including molecular interventions
2019

Neurologic Outcomes in Aortic Arch Repair With Frozen Elephant Trunk Versus 2-Stage Hybrid Repair.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2019

Implications of secondary aortic intervention after thoracic endovascular aortic repair for acute and chronic type B dissection.
Journal of vascular surgery
2019

Impact of Valve Size on Prosthesis-Patient Mismatch and Aortic Valve Gradient After Transcatheter versus Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement.
Innovations (Philadelphia, Pa.)
2019

Even redo ascending aorta replacement has low mortality in elective setting.
The Journal of cardiovascular surgery
2019

Bicuspid aortic valve repair: systematic review on long-term outcomes.
Annals of cardiothoracic surgery
2019

Tricuspid valve endocarditis in the era of the opioid epidemic.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2018

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: Efficiency and Safety Improvements With Progressive Experience and Improved Technology.
Innovations (Philadelphia, Pa.)
2018

Programmatic Changes to Reduce Mortality and Morbidity in Humanitarian Congenital Cardiac Surgery.
World journal for pediatric & congenital heart surgery
2018

Management of thoracic aortic graft infections.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2018

Impact of Foley Catheter Placement by Medical Students on Rates of Postoperative Urinary Tract Infection.
Journal of the American College of Surgeons
2018

Effects of socioeconomic status on clinical outcomes with ventricular assist devices.
Clinical cardiology
2018

Early and midterm outcomes of transcatheter aortic valve replacement in patients with bicuspid aortic valves.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2018

Cardiac and Vascular Surgery-Associated Acute Kidney Injury: The 20th International Consensus Conference of the ADQI (Acute Disease Quality Initiative) Group.
Journal of the American Heart Association
2018

Patient selection and device development are crucial for thoracic endovascular aortic repair in type A aortic dissection.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
2017

Outcomes of Antegrade Stent Graft Deployment During Hybrid Aortic Arch Repair.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2017

Florida Sleeve Procedure Is Durable and Improves Aortic Valve Function in Marfan Syndrome Patients.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2017

Individualized Performance Feedback to Surgical Residents Improves Appropriate Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis Prescription and Reduces Potentially Preventable VTE: A Prospective Cohort Study.
Annals of surgery
2016

Brain injury in canine models of cardiac surgery.
Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology
2014

Valve surgery for infective endocarditis is associated with high hospital charges.
The Journal of heart valve disease
2013

The role of head computed tomography imaging in the evaluation of postoperative neurologic deficits in cardiac surgery patients.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2013

The effect of lung-size mismatch on mechanical ventilation tidal volumes after bilateral lung transplantation.
Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery
2013

Lung size mismatch and survival after single and bilateral lung transplantation.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2013

Donor-recipient size matching and survival after lung transplantation. A cohort study.
Annals of the American Thoracic Society
2013

Disclosure of physician-specific behavior improves blood utilization protocol adherence in cardiac surgery.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2013

Blood pressure excursions below the cerebral autoregulation threshold during cardiac surgery are associated with acute kidney injury.
Critical care medicine
2013

A physiologic and biochemical profile of clinically rejected lungs on a normothermic ex vivo lung perfusion platform.
The Journal of surgical research
2013

What predicts long-term survival after heart transplantation? An analysis of 9,400 ten-year survivors.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2012

Vascular complications of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome: CT findings.
AJR. American journal of roentgenology
2012

The spectrum of complications following left ventricular assist device placement.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2012

The effect of lung size mismatch on complications and resource utilization after bilateral lung transplantation.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
2012

Successful repair of an atrioesophageal fistula after catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2012

Should patients 60 years and older undergo bridge to transplantation with continuous-flow left ventricular assist devices?
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2012

Preoperative recipient cytokine levels are associated with early lung allograft dysfunction.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2012

Portal venous air resulting in pneumocardia: a rare presentation of intestinal ischemia.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2012

Insurance and education predict long-term survival after orthotopic heart transplantation in the United States.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
2012

Inhaled hydrogen sulfide improves graft function in an experimental model of lung transplantation.
The Journal of surgical research
2012

Identifying recipients at high risk for graft failure after heart retransplantation.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2012

Hydrogen sulfide decreases reactive oxygen in a model of lung transplantation.
The Journal of surgical research
2012

Endovascular procedures in patients with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome: a review of clinical outcomes and iatrogenic complications.
Annals of vascular surgery
2012

Contemporary etiologies, risk factors, and outcomes after pericardiectomy.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2012

Adult-derived Index for Mortality Prediction After Cardiac Transplantation (IMPACT) risk score predicts short-term mortality after pediatric heart transplantation.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2012

Acute kidney injury increases mortality after lung transplantation.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2012

A novel method of measuring cardiac preservation injury demonstrates University of Wisconsin solution is associated with less ischemic necrosis than Celsior in early cardiac allograft biopsy specimens.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
2012

Valve-sparing aortic root replacement in children: intermediate-term results.
Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery
2011

Valve-sparing aortic root replacement in Loeys-Dietz syndrome.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2011

The impact of volume reduction on early and long-term outcomes in surgical ventricular restoration for severe heart failure.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2011

Surgical treatment of advanced heart failure: alternatives to heart transplantation and mechanical circulatory assist devices.
Progress in cardiovascular diseases
2011

Organ storage with University of Wisconsin solution is associated with improved outcomes after orthotopic heart transplantation.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
2011

Marital status improves survival after orthotopic heart transplantation.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
2011

Lung transplant in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
Archives of surgery (Chicago, Ill. : 1960)
2011

Insurance status is an independent predictor of long-term survival after lung transplantation in the United States.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
2011

Infectious complications after pulsatile-flow and continuous-flow left ventricular assist device implantation.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
2011

Early blood biomarkers predict organ injury and resource utilization following complex cardiac surgery.
The Journal of surgical research
2011

Creation of a quantitative recipient risk index for mortality prediction after cardiac transplantation (IMPACT).
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2011

Bleeding complications and blood product utilization with left ventricular assist device implantation.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2011

Association of operative time of day with outcomes after thoracic organ transplant.
JAMA
2011

Allograft cardiectomy and biventricular assist device placement as a salvage maneuver in a heart transplant recipient.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2011

The impact of recipient body mass index on survival after lung transplantation.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
2010

The impact of race on survival after heart transplantation: an analysis of more than 20,000 patients.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2010

Hawley H. Seiler Resident Award. Transcriptional profile of brain injury in hypothermic circulatory arrest and cardiopulmonary bypass.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2010

Contemporary management of vascular complications associated with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome.
Journal of vascular surgery
2010

Arterial pressure gradient of upper extremity arteriovenous access steal syndrome: treatment implications.
Vascular and endovascular surgery
2010

Acute cholecystitis preceding mycotic aortic pseudoaneurysm in a heart transplant recipient.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2010

Nesiritide following maze and mitral valve surgery.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2008

RIFLE criteria for acute kidney injury in aortic arch surgery.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
2007

Inhaled amyl nitrite effectively reverses acute catastrophic thromboxane-mediated pulmonary hypertension in pigs.
Annals of cardiac anaesthesia
2007

Research Interests

Cardiac Surgery Related Acute Kidney Injury
Thoracic Aortic Disease