Publications by authors named "Hans-Hinrich Sievers"

125Publications

Reply: Does adaptation prevent calcification?

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2020 03 20;159(3):e169-e170. Epub 2019 Sep 20.

Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Vascular Surgery, University of Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany.

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March 2020

The Use of Biological Heart Valves.

Dtsch Arztebl Int 2019 Jun;116(25):423-430

Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Heart Center, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Bad Krozingen; University Heart Center Lübeck, Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Vascular Surgery.

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June 2019

A novel trileaflet mechanical heart valve: first in vitro results.

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 2019 05;28(5):689-694

Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Vascular Surgery, University of Luebeck, Luebeck, Germany.

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May 2019

Survival and reoperation after valve-sparing root replacement and root repair in acute type A dissection.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 12 12;156(6):2076-2082.e2. Epub 2018 Jun 12.

Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Vascular Surgery, University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein, Campus Lübeck, Luebeck, Germany.

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December 2018

New Device for the Treatment of Functional Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation: Proof of Concept in an In Vitro Model.

Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2019 Oct 8;67(7):531-537. Epub 2018 Oct 8.

Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Vascular Surgery, University of Lubeck, Lubeck, Germany.

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October 2019

Excellent results up to 20 years with the Ross operation, albeit with some sobering.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2019 01 20;157(1):209-210. Epub 2018 Jul 20.

Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Vascular Surgery, University of Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany. Electronic address:

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January 2019

Long-Term (up to 21 Years) Follow Up after Biological and Mechanical Aortic Valve Replacement in Younger Patients.

J Heart Valve Dis 2017 09;26(5):528-536

Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Vascular Surgery, University of Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany. Electronic correspondence:

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September 2017

Advanced imaging unveils aortic valve secrets: What is next, theoretic biology?

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 09 5;156(3):963-964. Epub 2018 Apr 5.

Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Vascular Surgery, University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein, Campus Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany. Electronic address:

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September 2018

Repair follows anatomy.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 08 28;156(2):588-589. Epub 2018 Mar 28.

Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Vascular Surgery, University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein, Campus Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany. Electronic address:

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August 2018

The influence of different inflow configurations on computational fluid dynamics in a novel three-leaflet mechanical heart valve prosthesis.

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 2018 10;27(4):475-480

Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Vascular Surgery, University of Luebeck, Luebeck, Germany.

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October 2018

Valve performance classification in 630 subcoronary Ross patients over 22 years.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 07 12;156(1):79-86.e2. Epub 2018 Mar 12.

Department of Cardiac Surgery, Halle-Wittenberg University, Halle (Saale), Germany.

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July 2018

Survival and reoperation pattern after 20 years of experience with aortic valve-sparing root replacement in patients with tricuspid and bicuspid valves.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 04 13;155(4):1403-1411.e1. Epub 2017 Dec 13.

Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Vascular Surgery, University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein, Campus Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany.

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April 2018

Decellularized Versus Standard Pulmonary Allografts in the Ross Procedure: Propensity-Matched Analysis.

Ann Thorac Surg 2018 04 5;105(4):1205-1213. Epub 2018 Jan 5.

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Electronic address:

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April 2018

Everybody is different: A plea for individualizing treatment of aortopathy.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 08 20;156(2):481-482. Epub 2017 Nov 20.

Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Vascular Surgery, University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein, Campus Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany. Electronic address:

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August 2018