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Heart, Artificial

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  • Measurement of beta-thromboglobulin and platelet factor 4 to follow up patients with artificial heart valves [20].
  • In this paper we investigate the biostability of a series of Biolon blood sacs that were utilized in electric total artificial hearts for time periods of up to 19 weeks [21].
  • The data presented are a brief summary of The International Registry for Mechanical Ventricular Assist Pumps and Artificial Hearts and a summary of the personal experience of the Minnesota Thoracic Associates at the Minneapolis Heart Institute with the use of the Sams centrifugal pump from May 1985 to September 1994 [22].
  • Static state hemodynamic variables estimation model for the moving-actuator type total artificial heart. Part. I--cardiac output estimation [23].
  • A polymethylmethacrylate total artificial heart (kinetic components made of polyetherurethane) of TNS Brno II type was implanted into seven calves (2-5 months of age) surviving for the average of 152.4 +/- 19.1 days after the implantation [24].

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  2. Fondaparinux and enoxaparin in comparison to unfractionated heparin in preventing thrombus formation on mechanical heart valves in an ex vivo rabbit model. Schlitt, A., Buerke, M., Hauroeder, B., Peetz, D., Hundt, F., Bickel, C., Schaefer, I., Meyer, J., Rupprecht, H.J. Thromb. Haemost. (2003) [Pubmed]
  3. Mechanisms of action of sulphinpyrazone. Wallis, R.B. Thromb. Res. Suppl. (1983) [Pubmed]
  4. Diminished release of atrial natriuretic factor in calves with a total artificial heart. Windberger, U., Urbanek, P., Vierhapper, H., Wieselthaler, G., Dolezel, S., Nowotny, P., Trubel, W., Dostal, M., Vasku, J., Losert, U. Artificial organs. (1992) [Pubmed]
  5. Use of the mini Jarvik-7 total artificial heart as a bridge to transplantation. Joyce, L.D., Pritzker, M.R., Kiser, J.C., Nicoloff, D.M., Kersten, T.E., Von Rueden, T.J., Eales, F., Johnson, K.E., Jorgensen, C.R., Gobel, F.L. The Journal of heart transplantation. (1986) [Pubmed]
  6. Calcification inside artificial hearts: inhibition by warfarin-sodium. Pierce, W.S., Donachy, J.H., Rosenberg, G., Baier, R.E. Science (1980) [Pubmed]
  7. Disseminated Trichosporon beigelii (cutaneum) infection in an artificial heart recipient. Murray-Leisure, K.A., Aber, R.C., Rowley, L.J., Applebaum, P.C., Wisman, C.B., Pennock, J.L., Pierce, W.S. JAMA (1986) [Pubmed]
  8. Combined use of warfarin and adjusted subcutaneous heparin during pregnancy in patients with an artificial heart valve. Lee, P.K., Wang, R.Y., Chow, J.S., Cheung, K.L., Wong, V.C., Chan, T.K. J. Am. Coll. Cardiol. (1986) [Pubmed]
  9. Remifentanil induces systemic arterial vasodilation in humans with a total artificial heart. Ouattara, A., Boccara, G., Köckler, U., Lecomte, P., Leprince, P., Léger, P., Riou, B., Rama, A., Coriat, P. Anesthesiology (2004) [Pubmed]
  10. Effects of combined therapy of clopidogrel and aspirin in preventing thrombus formation on mechanical heart valves in an ex vivo rabbit model. Schlitt, A., Hauroeder, B., Buerke, M., Peetz, D., Victor, A., Hundt, F., Bickel, C., Meyer, J., Rupprecht, H.J. Thromb. Res. (2002) [Pubmed]
  11. Endothelin dilates bovine pulmonary circulation and reverses hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction. Deleuze, P.H., Adnot, S., Shiiya, N., Roudot Thoraval, F., Eddahibi, S., Braquet, P., Chabrier, P.E., Loisance, D.Y. J. Cardiovasc. Pharmacol. (1992) [Pubmed]
  12. Early years of artificial organs at the Cleveland Clinic: Part II: open heart surgery and artificial hearts. Kolff, W.J. ASAIO journal (American Society for Artificial Internal Organs : 1992) (1998) [Pubmed]
  13. Evaluation of the peripheral effects of dopamine and isoproterenol on the systemic and pulmonary circulation by using total artificial heart. Nagai, I., Kuriyama, H., Kitamura, S., Jitsukawa, S., Kawashima, Y., Manabe, H., Hongo, T., Kaku, K., Akutsu, T. Medical journal of Osaka University. (1977) [Pubmed]
  14. Volume homeostasis in calves with artificial atria and ventricles. Westenfelder, C., Birch, F.M., Baranowski, R.L., Riebman, J.B., Olsen, D.B., Burns, G.L., Kablitz, C. Am. J. Physiol. (1990) [Pubmed]
  15. Assessing the resistance to calcification of polyurethane membranes used in the manufacture of ventricles for a totally implantable artificial heart. Yang, M., Zhang, Z., Hahn, C., King, M.W., Guidoin, R. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. (1999) [Pubmed]
  16. Hemodynamic effects of epinephrine, dopamine, nitroglycerin, and nitroprusside in a patient with a total artificial heart (TAH). Liska, J., Brodin, L.A., Koul, B. Anesthesiology (1990) [Pubmed]
  17. Peripheral vascular effects of thiopental and propofol in humans with artificial hearts. Rouby, J.J., Andreev, A., Léger, P., Arthaud, M., Landault, C., Vicaut, E., Maistre, G., Eurin, J., Gandjbakch, I., Viars, P. Anesthesiology (1991) [Pubmed]
  18. Peripheral vascular effects of halothane and isoflurane in humans with an artificial heart. Rouby, J.J., Léger, P., Andreev, A., Arthaud, M., Landau, C., Vicaut, E., Cabrol, C., Viars, P. Anesthesiology (1990) [Pubmed]
  19. Peripheral vascular versus direct cardiac effects of calcium. Stanley, T.H., Isern-Amaral, J., Liu, W.S., Lunn, J.K., Gentry, S. Anesthesiology (1976) [Pubmed]
  20. Measurement of beta-thromboglobulin and platelet factor 4 to follow up patients with artificial heart valves. Bellon, J.L., Castellanos, C., Acevedo, L., Amiral, J. Semin. Thromb. Hemost. (1993) [Pubmed]
  21. An investigation of the in vivo stability of poly(ether urethaneurea) blood sacs. Wu, L., Weisberg, D.M., Runt, J., Felder, G., Snyder, A.J., Rosenberg, G. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. (1999) [Pubmed]
  22. Experience with generally accepted centrifugal pumps: personal and collective experience. Joyce, L.D., Kiser, J.C., Eales, F., King, R.M., Overton, J.W., Toninato, C.J. Ann. Thorac. Surg. (1996) [Pubmed]
  23. Static state hemodynamic variables estimation model for the moving-actuator type total artificial heart. Part. I--cardiac output estimation. Om, K.S., Ahn, J.M., Min, B.G. The International journal of artificial organs. (1999) [Pubmed]
  24. Hematological and biochemical studies in calves living over 100 days with the polymethylmethacrylate total artificial heart TNS Brno II. Dostál, M., Vasků, J., Cerný, J., Sotolová, O., Guba, P., Vasků, J., Urbánek, P., Pavlícek, V., Vasků, A., Necas, J. The International journal of artificial organs. (1986) [Pubmed]
  25. In vivo evaluations of a new thromboresistant polyurethane for artificial heart blood pumps. Farrar, D.J., Litwak, P., Lawson, J.H., Ward, R.S., White, K.A., Robinson, A.J., Rodvien, R., Hill, J.D. J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg. (1988) [Pubmed]
  26. Plasma concentrations of atrial natriuretic peptide in patients with artificial and transplanted hearts. Deray, G., Maistre, G., Cacoub, P., Carayon, A., Leger, P., Rottembourg, J., Anouar, M., Sassano, P., Cabrol, C. Eur. J. Clin. Pharmacol. (1988) [Pubmed]
  27. Design and evaluation of a percutaneous transthoracic cannula. Pae, W., O'Bannon, W., Prophet, G.A., Donachy, J.H., Abt, A., Pierce, W.S. Transactions - American Society for Artificial Internal Organs. (1976) [Pubmed]
  28. Interim cardiac replacement with a mechanical heart: staged cardiac transplantation. Vaughn, C.C., Copeland, J.G., Cheng, K., Austin, J., Levinson, M., Emery, R.W. Texas Heart Institute journal / from the Texas Heart Institute of St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Texas Children's Hospital. (1986) [Pubmed]
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