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Gus J. Vlahakes, M.D.

Co-Author

This page shows the publications co-authored by Gus Vlahakes and David Torchiana.
Connection Strength

0.513
  1. Long-term survival after surgical revascularization for moderate ischemic mitral regurgitation. Ann Thorac Surg. 2005 Aug; 80(2):570-7.
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    Score: 0.078
  2. Surgical coronary revascularization and antiarrhythmic therapy in survivors of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Ann Thorac Surg. 2002 Nov; 74(5):1510-6.
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    Score: 0.065
  3. Composite aortic root replacement with direct coronary artery implantation. Ann Thorac Surg. 1996 Oct; 62(4):1090-5.
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    Score: 0.043
  4. Safety and efficacy of concomitant carotid and coronary artery operations. Ann Thorac Surg. 1995 Aug; 60(2):311-7; discussion 318.
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    Score: 0.039
  5. Operation for recurrent ventricular tachycardia. Predictors of short- and long-term efficacy. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1994 Mar; 107(3):732-42.
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    Score: 0.036
  6. Experience with an implantable tiered therapy device incorporating antitachycardia pacing and cardioverter/defibrillator therapy. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1993 Mar; 105(3):453-62; discussion 462-3.
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    Score: 0.033
  7. Blunt injuries of the thoracic aorta. Ann Thorac Surg. 1992 Feb; 53(2):233-8; discussion 238-9.
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    Score: 0.031
  8. The safety of intraaortic balloon pump catheter insertion through suprainguinal prosthetic vascular bypass grafts. J Vasc Surg. 1991 Jun; 13(6):830-5; discussion 836-7.
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    Score: 0.029
  9. Results of bioprosthetic versus mechanical aortic valve replacement performed with concomitant coronary artery bypass grafting. Ann Thorac Surg. 2002 Oct; 74(4):1098-106.
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    Score: 0.016
  10. Endoscopic versus open saphenous vein harvest: a comparison of postoperative wound complications. Ann Thorac Surg. 2002 Feb; 73(2):523-8.
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    Score: 0.015
  11. Long-term results and determinants of mortality after surgery for native and prosthetic valve endocarditis. J Heart Valve Dis. 2001 Nov; 10(6):694-702.
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    Score: 0.015
  12. Long-term infection rates associated with the pectoral versus abdominal approach to cardioverter- defibrillator implants. Am J Cardiol. 2001 Oct 01; 88(7):750-3.
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    Score: 0.015
  13. Risk of reoperative valve replacement for failed mitral and aortic bioprostheses. Ann Thorac Surg. 1998 Jun; 65(6):1545-51; discussion 1551-2.
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    Score: 0.012
  14. Cardiac operations in patients 80 years old and older. Ann Thorac Surg. 1997 Sep; 64(3):606-14; discussion 614-5.
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    Score: 0.011
  15. The treatment of patients with infected implantable cardioverter-defibrillator systems. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1997 Jan; 113(1):121-9.
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    Score: 0.011
  16. Influence of the implantable cardioverter/defibrillator on sudden death and total mortality in patients evaluated for cardiac transplantation. Circulation. 1995 Dec 01; 92(11):3273-81.
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    Score: 0.010
  17. Three-year outcome of a nonthoracotomy approach to cardioverter-defibrillator implantation in 189 consecutive patients. Am J Cardiol. 1994 Nov 15; 74(10):1011-5.
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    Score: 0.009
  18. Mitral valve reconstruction versus replacement for degenerative or ischemic mitral regurgitation. Ann Thorac Surg. 1994 Sep; 58(3):668-75; discussion 675-6.
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    Score: 0.009
  19. Reoperative coronary grafting: changing patient profiles, operative indications, techniques, and results. Ann Thorac Surg. 1994 Aug; 58(2):359-64; discussion 364-5.
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    Score: 0.009
  20. Determinants of successful nonthoracotomy cardioverter-defibrillator implantation: experience in 101 patients using two different lead systems. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1993 Dec; 22(7):1835-42.
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    Score: 0.009
  21. Influence of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators on the long-term prognosis of survivors of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Circulation. 1993 Sep; 88(3):1083-92.
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    Score: 0.009
  22. Successful implantation of cardioverter-defibrillator systems in patients with elevated defibrillation thresholds. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1993 Aug; 22(2):569-74.
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    Score: 0.009
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.