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Research Output 1992 2019

2019
1 Citation (Scopus)
Atrioventricular Block
Glucocorticoids
Incidence
Edema
Inflammation
8 Citations (Scopus)

Randomized trial of endoscopic or open vein-graft harvesting for coronary-artery bypass

Zenati, M. A., Bhatt, D. L., Bakaeen, F. G., Stock, E. M., Biswas, K., Michael Gaziano, J., Kelly, R. F., Tseng, E. E., Bitondo, J., Quin, J. A., Hossein Almassi, G., Haime, M., Hattler, B., DeMatt, E., Scrymgeour, A. & Huang, G. D., Jan 10 2019, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 380, 2, p. 132-141 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coronary Artery Bypass
Veins
Transplants
Confidence Intervals
Veterans
Lacerations
Mitral Valve
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement
1 Citation (Scopus)

Single Versus Bilateral Lung Transplantation for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis in the Lung Allocation Score Era

Spratt, J. R., Tomic, R., Brown, R. Z., Rudser, K., Loor, G., Hertz, M. I., Shumway, S. J. & Kelly, R. F., Feb 1 2019, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 234, p. 84-95 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
Lung Transplantation
Lung
Pulmonary Hypertension
Survival
2018
1 Citation (Scopus)
Anatomy
Tomography
Calcium
Bundle-Branch Block
Equipment and Supplies
Open Access
Veterans
Aortic Valve
Surgical Instruments
Delivery of Health Care
Stroke
9 Citations (Scopus)

Outcomes of transcatheter aortic valve replacement using a minimalist approach

Gurevich, S., Oestreich, B., Kelly, R. F., Mbai, M., Bertog, S., Ringsred, K., Lawton, A., Thooft, B., Wagner, J. & Garcia, S., Mar 1 2018, In : Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine. 19, 2, p. 192-195 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Length of Stay
Patient Readmission
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement
Fluoroscopy
Intensive Care Units
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation
Shock

Remodeling the mitral valve: An outside-in strategy

Hocum Stone, L. L. & Kelly, R. F., Apr 1 2018, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 155, 4, p. 1494-1495 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Mitral Valve
Hemorrhage
Safety
Research
Warfarin
Thrombosis

Surgical swine model of chronic cardiac ischemia treated by off-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery

Hocum Stone, L. L., Wright, C., Chappuis, E., Messer, M., Ward, H. B., McFalls, E. O. & Kelly, R. F., Mar 14 2018, In : Journal of Visualized Experiments. 2018, 133, e57229.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass
Anatomic Models
Grafts
Coronary Artery Bypass
Surgery
14 Citations (Scopus)

The lung tissue microbiota of mild and moderate chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Pragman, A. A., Lyu, T., Baller, J. A., Gould, T. J., Kelly, R. F., Reilly, C. S., Isaacson, R. E. & Wendt, C. H., Jan 1 2018, In : Microbiome. 6, 1, 7.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microbiota
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Lung
Nose
rRNA Genes
2 Citations (Scopus)
Veterans
Health Status
Insurance Benefits
Quality of Life
Veterans Health

Utility of nuclear stress imaging in predicting long-term outcomes one-year post CABG Surgery

Ortiz, F., Mbai, M., Adabag, S., Garcia, S., Nguyen, J., Goldman, S., Ward, H. B., Kelly, R. F., Carlson, S., Holman, W. L. & McFalls, E. O., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Nuclear Cardiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Single-Photon Emission-Computed Tomography
Angiography
Heart Failure
Transplants
Prospective Studies
1 Citation (Scopus)

Validation of STS/ACC TVT-TAVR Score in Veterans Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement

Reiff, C. J., Gurevich, S. G., Bertog, S. C., Sorajja, P., Kelly, R. F. & Garcia, S., Dec 1 2018, In : Journal of Invasive Cardiology. 30, 12, p. 447-451 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Veterans
Cardiology
Thorax
Mortality
Therapeutics
2017
14 Citations (Scopus)

Avoiding the Learning Curve for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement

Gurevich, S., John, R., Kelly, R. F., Raveendran, G., Helmer, G., Yannopoulos, D., Biring, T., Oestreich, B. & Garcia, S., Jan 1 2017, In : Cardiology Research and Practice. 2017, 7524925.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Learning Curve
Efficiency
Safety
Hospital Mortality
Length of Stay
Mitral Valve Insufficiency
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
4 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical implications of donor age: A single-institution analysis spanning 3 decades

Holley, C. T., Kelly, R. F., Shumway, S. J., Brown, R. Z., Hertz, M. I., Rudser, K., Quinlan, C. W., Cich, I. & Loor, G., Dec 1 2017, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 154, 6, p. 2126-2133.e2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tissue Donors
Bronchiolitis Obliterans
Primary Graft Dysfunction
Lung
Survival
3 Citations (Scopus)

Gender differences in long-term survival post-transplant: A single-institution analysis in the lung allocation score era

Loor, G., Brown, R., Kelly, R. F., Rudser, K., Shumway, S. J., Cich, I., Holley, C. T., Quinlan, C. & Hertz, M. I., Mar 1 2017, In : Clinical Transplantation. 31, 3, e12889.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transplants
Lung
Kaplan-Meier Estimate
Proportional Hazards Models
Logistic Models
1 Citation (Scopus)

Magnetic resonance imaging assessment of cardiac function in a swine model of hibernating myocardium 3 months following bypass surgery

Hocum Stone, L. L., Swingen, C., Holley, C., Wright, C., Chappuis, E., Ward, H. B., McFalls, E. O. & Kelly, R. F., Mar 1 2017, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 153, 3, p. 582-590 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myocardium
Swine
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Coronary Artery Bypass
Transplants
7 Citations (Scopus)
Postoperative Pain
Observational Studies
Catheters
Prospective Studies
Transplants

Tailored Approach to Surgical Exposure Reduces Surgical Site Complications after Bilateral Lung Transplantation

Elde, S., Huddleston, S. J., Jackson, S., Kelly, R. F., Shumway, S. J. & Loor, G., Nov 1 2017, In : Surgical Infections. 18, 8, p. 929-935 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lung Transplantation
Sternotomy
Lung
Transplants
Information Services
2016
1 Citation (Scopus)

Cardiac Strain in a Swine Model of Regional Hibernating Myocardium: Effects of CoQ10 on Contractile Reserve Following Bypass Surgery

Hocum Stone, L. L., Butterick, T. A., Duffy, C., Swingen, C. M., Ward, H. B., Kelly, R. F. & McFalls, E. O., Aug 1 2016, In : Journal of cardiovascular translational research. 9, 4, p. 368-373 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

coenzyme Q10
Myocardium
Swine
Coronary Artery Bypass
Transplants
Sympathectomy
1 Citation (Scopus)

Long-Term Outcomes of Patients Who Had Cardiac Arrest After Cardiac Operations

Vakil, K., Kealhofer, J. V., Alraies, M. C., Garcia, S., McFalls, E. O., Kelly, R. F., Ward, H. B. & Adabag, S., Aug 1 2016, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 102, 2, p. 512-517 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Arrest
Confidence Intervals
Mortality
Survivors
Veterans Health
1 Citation (Scopus)

Pioglitazone increases PGC1-α signaling within chronically ischemic myocardium

Butterick, T. A., Hocum Stone, L. L., Duffy, C., Holley, C., Cabrera, J. A., Crampton, M., Ward, H. B., Kelly, R. F. & McFalls, E. O., Jan 1 2016, In : Basic research in cardiology. 111, 3, 37.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pioglitazone
Myocardium
Oxidants
Swine
Antioxidants
4 Citations (Scopus)

The University of Minnesota Donor Lung Quality Index: A Consensus-Based Scoring Application Improves Donor Lung Use

Loor, G., Radosevich, D. M., Kelly, R. F., Cich, I., Grabowski, T. S., Lyon, C., Michael Morrow, J., Bender, E. M., Billings, J. L. & Hertz, M. I., Oct 1 2016, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 102, 4, p. 1156-1165 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tissue Donors
Lung
Transplantation
Primary Graft Dysfunction
Expert Testimony
2015
8 Citations (Scopus)

Expression of uncoupling protein-2 remains increased within hibernating myocardium despite successful coronary artery bypass grafting at 4 wk post-revascularization

Holley, C. T., Duffy, C. M., Butterick, T. A., Long, E. K., Lindsey, M. E., Cabrera, J. A., Ward, H. B., McFalls, E. O. & Kelly, R. F., Jan 1 2015, In : The Journal of surgical research. 193, 1, p. 15-21 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coronary Artery Bypass
Myocardium
Dobutamine
Swine
Arteries
1 Citation (Scopus)

Mitochondrial fusion proteins in revascularized hibernating hearts

Holley, C. T., Long, E. K., Butterick, T. A., Duffy, C. M., Lindsey, M. E., Stone, L. H., McFalls, E. O. & Kelly, R. F., May 1 2015, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 195, 1, p. 29-36 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mitochondrial Dynamics
Mitochondrial Proteins
Coronary Artery Bypass
Transplants
Haemophilus influenzae type b
8 Citations (Scopus)

Recovery of hibernating myocardium: What is the role of surgical revascularization?

Holley, C. T., Long, E. K., Lindsey, M. E., McFalls, E. O. & Kelly, R. F., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Cardiac Surgery. 30, 2, p. 224-231 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Myocardium
Ischemia
Oxidative Stress
Animal Models
Antioxidants
6 Citations (Scopus)
Ursidae
Coronary Artery Disease
Glycogen
Myocardium
Torpor
2014
1022 Citations (Scopus)

2014 AHA/acc guideline for the management of patients with Non-ST-Elevation acute coronary syndromes: A report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines

Amsterdam, E. A., Wenger, N. K., Brindis, R. G., Casey, D. E., Ganiats, T. G., Holmes, D. R., Jaffe, A. S., Jneid, H., Kelly, R. F., Kontos, M. C., Levine, G. N., Liebson, P. R., Mukherjee, D., Peterson, E. D., Sabatine, M. S., Smalling, R. W. & Zieman, S. J., Dec 23 2014, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 64, 24, p. e139-e228

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Advisory Committees
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Disease Management
Secondary Prevention
Practice Guidelines
480 Citations (Scopus)

2014 AHA/ACC guideline for the management of patients with non-st-elevation acute coronary syndromes: A report of the American college of cardiology/American heart association task force on practice guidelines

Amsterdam, E. A., Wenger, N. K., Brindis, R. G., Casey, D. E., Ganiats, T. G., Holmes, D. R., Jaffe, A. S., Jneid, H., Kelly, R. F., Kontos, M. C., Levine, G. N., Liebson, P. R., Mukherjee, D., Peterson, E. D., Sabatine, M. S., Smalling, R. W., Zieman, S. J., Anderson, J. L., Halperin, J. L., Albert, N. M. & 15 othersBozkurt, B., Curtis, L. H., DeMets, D., Fleisher, L. A., Gidding, S., Guyton, R. A., Hochman, J. S., Kovacs, R. J., Ohman, E. M., Pressler, S. J., Sellke, F. W., Shen, W. K., Stevenson, W. G., Wijeysundera, D. N. & Yancy, C. W., Dec 23 2014, In : Circulation. 130, 25, p. e344-e426

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

American Heart Association
Troponin
Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors
Unstable Angina
Advisory Committees
69 Citations (Scopus)

2014 AHA/ACC guideline for the management of patients with Non-ST-Elevation acute coronary syndromes: Executive summary: A report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines

Amsterdam, E. A., Wenger, N. K., Brindis, R. G., Casey, D. E., Ganiats, T. G., Holmes, D. R., Jaffe, A. S., Jneid, H., Kelly, R. F., Kontos, M. C., Levine, G. N., Liebson, P. R., Mukherjee, D., Peterson, E. D., Sabatine, M. S., Smalling, R. W. & Zieman, S. J., Dec 23 2014, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 64, 24, p. 2645-2687 43 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Advisory Committees
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Practice Guidelines
Guidelines
358 Citations (Scopus)

2014 AHA/ACC Guideline for the management of patients with non-st-elevation acute coronary syndromes: Executive summary: A report of the American college of cardiology/American heart association task force on practice guidelines

Amsterdam, E. A., Wenger, N. K., Brindis, R. G., Casey, D. E., Ganiats, T. G., Holmes, D. R., Jaffe, A. S., Jneid, H., Kelly, R. F., Kontos, M. C., Levine, G. N., Liebson, P. R., Mukherjee, D., Peterson, E. D., Sabatine, M. S., Smalling, R. W., Zieman, S. J., Anderson, J. L., Halperin, J. L., Albert, N. M. & 15 othersBozkurt, B., Curtis, L. H., DeMets, D., Fleisher, L. A., Gidding, S., Guyton, R. A., Hochman, J. S., Kovacs, R. J., Ohman, E. M., Pressler, S. J., Sellke, F. W., Shen, W. K., Stevenson, W. G., Wijeysundera, D. N. & Yancy, C. W., Dec 23 2014, In : Circulation. 130, 25, p. 2354-2394 41 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

American Heart Association
Troponin
Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors
Unstable Angina
Advisory Committees
9 Citations (Scopus)

Choice of vein-harvest technique for coronary artery bypass grafting: Rationale and design of the REGROUP trial

Zenati, M. A., Gaziano, J. M., Collins, J. F., Biswas, K., Gabany, J. M., Quin, J. A., Bitondo, J. M., Bakaeen, F. G., Kelly, R. F., Shroyer, A. L. & Bhatt, D. L., Jan 1 2014, In : Clinical Cardiology. 37, 6, p. 325-330 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coronary Artery Bypass
Veins
Arm
Veterans
Professional Competence
14 Citations (Scopus)
Coronary Artery Bypass
Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass
Survival
Confidence Intervals
Odds Ratio
9 Citations (Scopus)

Perioperative outcomes after onand off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting

Bakaeen, F. G., Chu, D., Kelly, R. F., Holman, W. L., Jessen, M. E. & Ward, H. B., Jan 1 2014, In : Texas Heart Institute Journal. 41, 2, p. 144-151 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass
Coronary Artery Bypass
Morbidity
Mediastinitis
Myocardial Infarction
8 Citations (Scopus)

Use of the donor lung after asphyxiation or drowning: Effect on lung transplant recipients

Whitson, B. A., Hertz, M. I., Kelly, R. F., Higgins, R. S. D., Kilic, A., Shumway, S. J. & D'Cunha, J., Jan 1 2014, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 98, 4, p. 1145-1151 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Asphyxia
Tissue Donors
Lung Transplantation
Lung
Confidence Intervals
2013
3 Citations (Scopus)
Clostridium Infections
Clostridium difficile
Tacrolimus
Cyclosporine
Lung
23 Citations (Scopus)
Clostridium Infections
Clostridium difficile
Lung
Mortality
Transplants
9 Citations (Scopus)

Consequences of radial artery harvest: Results of a prospective, randomized, multicenter trial

Holman, W. L., Davies, J. E., Lin, J. Y., Wang, Y., Goldman, S., Bakaeen, F. G., Kelly, R., Fremes, S. E., Lee, K. K., Wagner, T. H. & Sethi, G. K., Nov 1 2013, In : JAMA Surgery. 148, 11, p. 1020-1023 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Radial Artery
Multicenter Studies
Saphenous Vein
Pain
Hand Strength
1 Citation (Scopus)
Pleura
Therapeutic Irrigation
Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Leukemia
Messenger RNA
35 Citations (Scopus)

Performing coronary artery bypass grafting off-pump may compromise long-term survival in a veteran population

Bakaeen, F. G., Chu, D., Kelly, R. F., Ward, H. B., Jessen, M. E., Chen, G. J., Petersen, N. J. & Holman, W. L., Jun 1 2013, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 95, 6, p. 1952-1960 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Veterans
Coronary Artery Bypass
Confidence Intervals
Odds Ratio
Survival
11 Citations (Scopus)

Reduced expression of mitochondrial electron transport chain proteins from hibernating hearts relative to ischemic preconditioned hearts in the second window of protection

Cabrera, J. A., Butterick, T. A., Long, E. K., Ziemba, E. A., Anderson, L. B., Duffy, C. M., Sluiter, W., Duncker, D. J., Zhang, J., Chen, Y., Ward, H. B., Kelly, R. F. & McFalls, E. O., Jul 1 2013, In : Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology. 60, 1, p. 90-96 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electron Transport
Carrier Proteins
NADH Dehydrogenase
Adenosine Triphosphate
Mitochondrial Proteins

Retained catheter dilator in right ventricular outflow tract for 22 years

Holley, C. T., Whitson, B. A., Bertog, S. C. & Kelly, R. F., Nov 1 2013, In : Journal of Cardiac Surgery. 28, 6, p. 679-682 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Foreign Bodies
Myocardium
Catheters
15 Citations (Scopus)
Clostridium Infections
Clostridium difficile
Lung
Transplant Recipients
Transplantation

The VA advantage for appropriate TAVR use

Kelly, R. F. & Mudy, K., Dec 1 2013, In : JAMA Surgery. 148, 12, p. 1093-1094 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

7 Citations (Scopus)

Trends over time in the relative use and associated mortality of on-pump and off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting in the Veterans Affairs System

Bakaeen, F. G., Kelly, R. F., Chu, D., Jessen, M. E., Ward, H. B. & Holman, W. L., Nov 1 2013, In : JAMA Surgery. 148, 11, p. 1031-1036 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass
Veterans
Coronary Artery Bypass
Mortality
Quality Improvement
2012
19 Citations (Scopus)

Altered expression of mitochondrial electron transport chain proteins and improved myocardial energetic state during late ischemic preconditioning

Cabrera, J. A., Ziemba, E. A., Colbert, R., Anderson, L. B., Sluiter, W., Duncker, D. J., Butterick, T. A., Sikora, J., Ward, H. B., Kelly, R. F. & McFalls, E. O., May 15 2012, In : American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 302, 10

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ischemic Preconditioning
Electron Transport
Carrier Proteins
Swine
Ischemia