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Impact of preoperative atrial fibrillation on thromboembolic events and pump thrombosis in long-term left ventricular assist device therapy.

Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2020 Feb;57(2):325-330

Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, German Heart Center Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ejcts/ezz201DOI Listing
February 2020

Iron deficiency is associated with higher mortality in patients undergoing cardiac surgery: a prospective study.

Br J Anaesth 2020 01 24;124(1):25-34. Epub 2019 Oct 24.

Institute of Anaesthesiology, University of Zurich and University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bja.2019.09.016DOI Listing
January 2020

Microengineered biosynthesized cellulose as anti-fibrotic in vivo protection for cardiac implantable electronic devices.

Biomaterials 2020 Jan 31;229:119583. Epub 2019 Oct 31.

Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, German Heart Center Berlin, Berlin, Germany; German Center of Cardiovascular Research (DZHK), partner site, Berlin, Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2019.119583DOI Listing
January 2020

Computed Tomography and Fluoroscopic Angiography in Management of Left Ventricular Assist Device Outflow Graft Obstruction.

JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2020 Jan 9. Epub 2020 Jan 9.

Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, German Heart Center Berlin, Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcmg.2019.11.018DOI Listing
January 2020

Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement: Are We Able to Improve Hemodynamic Outcome?

Biophys J 2019 Dec 22;117(12):2324-2336. Epub 2019 Jul 22.

Institute for Imaging Science and Computational Modelling in Cardiovascular Medicine, Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bpj.2019.07.025DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6990150PMC
December 2019

Endovascular treatment of acute type A aortic dissection in a nonagenarian: stabilization of a short covered stent using a bare-metal stent.

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 2019 12;29(6):978-980

Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, German Heart Institute Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/icvts/ivz206DOI Listing
December 2019

Permanent Implantable Cardiac Support Systems.

Dtsch Arztebl Int 2019 Dec;116(50):843-848

Clinic for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart and Diabetes Centre, North Rhine Westphalia, Bad Oeynhausen, Germany; Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Charité, Universitätsmedizin Berlin; German Center of Cardiovascular Research (Deutsches Zentrum für Herz-Kreislauf-Forschung) - DZHK, Partner Site Berlin; Department of Cardiac, Thoracic, Transplantation and Vascular Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany; Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, German Heart Center, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3238/arztebl.2019.0843DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6970315PMC
December 2019

What will surgical coronary revascularization look like in 25 years?

Curr Opin Cardiol 2019 Nov;34(6):637-644

Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HCO.0000000000000680DOI Listing
November 2019

Incidence and characteristics of left atrial appendage stumps after device-enabled epicardial closure.

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 2019 11;29(5):663-669

Clinic for Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital Zurich, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/icvts/ivz176DOI Listing
November 2019

Surrogates for myocardial power and power efficiency in patients with aortic valve disease.

Sci Rep 2019 Nov 11;9(1):16407. Epub 2019 Nov 11.

Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Institute for Computational and Imaging Science in Cardiovascular Medicine, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-52909-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6848480PMC
November 2019

Clinical signs of right ventricular failure following implantation of a left ventricular assist device.

Eur J Heart Fail 2019 Nov 27. Epub 2019 Nov 27.

Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, German Heart Center Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ejhf.1657DOI Listing
November 2019

The AngioVac system as a bail-out option in infective valve endocarditis.

Ann Cardiothorac Surg 2019 Nov;8(6):675-677

Department of Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery, German Heart Center Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/acs.2019.11.04DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6892725PMC
November 2019

Minimally invasive approach for infective mitral valve endocarditis.

Ann Cardiothorac Surg 2019 Nov;8(6):702-704

Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, German Heart Center Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/acs.2019.07.01DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6892722PMC
November 2019

Simulation of a Right Anterior Thoracotomy Access for Aortic Valve Replacement Using a 3D Printed Model.

Innovations (Phila) 2019 Oct 21;14(5):428-435. Epub 2019 Aug 21.

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, German Heart Institute Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1556984519870510DOI Listing
October 2019

Artificial intelligence-assisted care in medicine: a revolution or yet another blunt weapon?

Eur Heart J 2019 Oct;40(40):3286-3289

Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany; Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Charitéplatz 1, 10117 Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehz701DOI Listing
October 2019

Externalized conductor of a Kentrox lead and an unexpected insulation failure.

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 2019 09;29(3):484-486

Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, German Heart Center Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/icvts/ivz101DOI Listing
September 2019

Transcatheter aortic valve replacement for pure aortic valve regurgitation: "on-label" versus "off-label" use of TAVR devices.

Clin Res Cardiol 2019 Aug 8;108(8):921-930. Epub 2019 Feb 8.

Department of Cardiology, University Heart Center Berlin and Charité University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin-Franklin, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00392-019-01422-0DOI Listing
August 2019

Echocardiographic assessment of functional mitral regurgitation: opening Pandora's box?

ESC Heart Fail 2019 Aug 25;6(4):678-685. Epub 2019 Jul 25.

Department of Cardiac Surgery, German Heart Center, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ehf2.12491DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6676284PMC
August 2019

Multiarterial grafting in coronary artery bypass grafting.

Eur Heart J 2019 Aug;40(30):2479-2481

Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, German Heart Institute Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehz547DOI Listing
August 2019

Transcatheter versus surgical aortic valve replacement: what does the latest evidence tell us?

Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2019 Jul;56(1):7-9

Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Heart Centre Freiburg - Bad Krozingen, Freiburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ejcts/ezz163DOI Listing
July 2019

The Authors' Reply.

JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2019 07;12(7 Pt 1):1294-1296

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcmg.2019.05.010DOI Listing
July 2019

The role of fibroblast - Cardiomyocyte interaction for atrial dysfunction in HFpEF and hypertensive heart disease.

J Mol Cell Cardiol 2019 Jun 18;131:53-65. Epub 2019 Apr 18.

Department of Internal Medicine and Cardiology, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Campus Virchow-Klinikum, Augustenburgerplatz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany; DZHK (German Centre for Cardiovascular Research), partner site Berlin, Germany; Berlin Institute of Health (BIH), Berlin, Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.yjmcc.2019.04.016DOI Listing
June 2019

Effect of ultra-short-term treatment of patients with iron deficiency or anaemia undergoing cardiac surgery: a prospective randomised trial.

Lancet 2019 06 26;393(10187):2201-2212. Epub 2019 Apr 26.

Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, German Heart Centre Berlin, Berlin, Germany; German Centre for Cardiovascular Research, Berlin, Germany; Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin Universität Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, and Berlin Institute of Health, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(18)32555-8DOI Listing
June 2019

Long-term results after the Ross procedure with the decellularized AutoTissue Matrix P® bioprosthesis used for pulmonary valve replacement.

Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2019 May;55(5):885-892

Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Corporate Member of Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, and Berlin Institute of Health, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ejcts/ezy377DOI Listing
May 2019

Transcatheter Valve-in-Valve and Valve-in-Ring Interventions for Failing Bioprostheses and Annuloplasty Rings.

Surg Technol Int 2019 May;34:313-320

Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, German Heart Center Berlin, Berlin, Germany, DZHK (German Center for Cardiovascular Research), partner site Berlin, Germany.

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May 2019

Pulmonary Hypertension in Patients With Severe Aortic Stenosis: Prognostic Impact After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: Pulmonary Hypertension in Patients Undergoing TAVR.

JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2019 04 18;12(4):591-601. Epub 2018 Apr 18.

Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany; Deutsches Zentrum für Herz-Kreislauf-Forschung (DZHK), Partnersite Berlin, Berlin Institute of Health (BIH), Berlin, Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcmg.2018.02.015DOI Listing
April 2019

Outcomes from a recovery protocol for patients with continuous-flow left ventricular assist devices.

J Heart Lung Transplant 2019 Apr 15;38(4):440-448. Epub 2018 Nov 15.

Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, German Heart Center Berlin, Berlin, Germany; DZHK (German Center for Cardiovascular Research), partner site Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2018.11.001DOI Listing
April 2019

Long-Term Performance of a Pneumatically Actuated Soft Pump Manufactured by Rubber Compression Molding.

Soft Robot 2019 04 1;6(2):206-213. Epub 2018 Dec 1.

1 Department of Chemistry and Applied Biosciences, Institute for Chemical and Bioengineering, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/soro.2018.0057DOI Listing
April 2019

Longitudinal strain under dobutamine stress echocardiography in patient with light chain cardiac amyloidosis.

Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 2019 04;20(4):486

Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, German Heart Center Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ehjci/jey206DOI Listing
April 2019

A Novel Technique for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in Pure Aortic Regurgitation.

Ann Thorac Surg 2019 03 1;107(3):e177-e179. Epub 2018 Sep 1.

Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, German Heart Center Berlin, Berlin, Germany; DZHK (German Center for Cardiovascular Research), partner site Berlin, Germany.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S00034975183117
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.06.086DOI Listing
March 2019

PCI and CABG for Treating Stable Coronary Artery Disease: JACC Review Topic of the Week.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2019 03;73(8):964-976

Department of Cardiology, Heinrich-Braun-Hospital, Zwickau, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2018.11.053DOI Listing
March 2019

Exosomes for Cardioprotection: Are We Ready for Clinical Translation?

Eur Heart J 2019 Mar;40(12):953-956

Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin (DHZB), Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehz106DOI Listing
March 2019

Virtual downsizing for decision support in mitral valve repair.

Int J Comput Assist Radiol Surg 2019 Feb 6;14(2):357-371. Epub 2018 Oct 6.

Fraunhofer Institute for Medical Image Computing - MEVIS, Am Fallturm 1, 28359, Bremen, Germany.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s11548-018-1868-6
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11548-018-1868-6DOI Listing
February 2019

Use of a Repositionable and Fully Retrievable Aortic Valve in Routine Clinical Practice: The RESPOND Study and RESPOND Extension Cohort.

JACC Cardiovasc Interv 2019 01;12(1):38-49

Klinik für Herz-Thorax-Gefässchirurgie, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany; Klinik für Kardiovaskuläre Chirurgie, Charite, Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S19368798183222
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcin.2018.10.052DOI Listing
January 2019

Incidence and Predictors of Postoperative Need for High-Dose Inotropic Support in Patients Undergoing Cardiac Surgery for Infective Endocarditis.

J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2018 12 11;32(6):2528-2536. Epub 2017 Dec 11.

Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany; DZHK (German Centre for Cardiovascular Research), Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.jvca.2017.12.015DOI Listing
December 2018

Machine learning for real-time prediction of complications in critical care: a retrospective study.

Lancet Respir Med 2018 12 28;6(12):905-914. Epub 2018 Sep 28.

Department of Computer Science, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland; Center for Biomedical Informatics, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2213-2600(18)30300-XDOI Listing
December 2018

Myocardial Revascularization Trials.

Circulation 2018 12;138(25):2943-2951

Oxford University Hospitals, UK (D.P.T.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.118.035970DOI Listing
December 2018

Adjusting preoperative risk models of post heart transplant survival to a European cohort in the age of a new cardiac allocation score in Europe.

Heart Surg Forum 2018 12 19;21(6):E527-E533. Epub 2018 Dec 19.

a. Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, German Heart Center Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1532/hsf.2205DOI Listing
December 2018

Is what you see all there is?

Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2018 11;54(5):797-799

Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, German Heart Center Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

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https://academic.oup.com/ejcts/advance-article/doi/10.1093/e
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ejcts/ezy303DOI Listing
November 2018

Managing large lead vegetations in transvenous lead extractions using a percutaneous aspiration technique.

Expert Rev Med Devices 2018 Oct 24;15(10):757-761. Epub 2018 Sep 24.

a Department of Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery , German Heart Center Berlin , Berlin , Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17434440.2018.1525292DOI Listing
October 2018

Reply to Nezic et al.

Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2018 09;54(3):611-612

Division of Adult Congenital and Valvular Heart Disease, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, University Hospital Muenster, Muenster, Germany.

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https://academic.oup.com/ejcts/article/54/3/611/4985709
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ejcts/ezy147DOI Listing
September 2018

A micron-scale surface topography design reducing cell adhesion to implanted materials.

Sci Rep 2018 Jul 18;8(1):10887. Epub 2018 Jul 18.

Laboratory of Thermodynamics in Emerging Technologies, Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering, ETH Zurich, Sonneggstrasse 3, CH-8092, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-29167-2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6052105PMC
July 2018

ConVes: The Sutureless Aortic Graft Anastomotic Device.

Ann Thorac Surg 2018 05 9;105(5):1558-1562. Epub 2018 Mar 9.

Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, German Heart Center Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.11.010DOI Listing
May 2018

Strategy for surgical correction and mitigation of outflow graft twist with a centrifugal-flow left ventricular assist system.

J Heart Lung Transplant 2018 05 22;37(5):670-673. Epub 2018 Mar 22.

Heart and Vascular Center, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2018.03.014DOI Listing
May 2018

Risks and Challenges of Surgery for Aortic Prosthetic Valve Endocarditis.

Heart Lung Circ 2018 Mar 21;27(3):333-343. Epub 2017 Jun 21.

Klinik für Kardiovaskuläre Chirurgie, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hlc.2017.05.143DOI Listing
March 2018

Towards a Novel Patch Material for Cardiac Applications: Tissue-Specific Extracellular Matrix Introduces Essential Key Features to Decellularized Amniotic Membrane.

Int J Mol Sci 2018 Mar 29;19(4). Epub 2018 Mar 29.

Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Corporate Member of Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, and Berlin Institute of Health, 13353 Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijms19041032DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5979550PMC
March 2018

An overview of surgical treatment modalities and emerging transcatheter interventions in the management of tricuspid valve regurgitation.

Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 2018 Feb 15;16(2):75-89. Epub 2018 Jan 15.

a Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery , German Heart Center Berlin , Berlin , Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14779072.2018.1421068DOI Listing
February 2018

Surgical device-enabled epicardial LAA closure to achieve safe, complete, and durable LAA occlusion.

Nat Rev Cardiol 2018 02;15(3):191

Clinic for Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital Zurich, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nrcardio.2018.8DOI Listing
February 2018

Interventional Treatment of Severe Tricuspid Regurgitation: Early Clinical Experience in a Multicenter, Observational, First-in-Man Study.

Circ Cardiovasc Interv 2018 02;11(2):e006061

From the Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany (A.L., H.D., D.L., B.A., U.L., K.S., M.L., V.F.); Deutsches Zentrum für Herz-Kreislauf-Forschung (DZHK), Berlin, Germany (A.L., H.D., D.L., B.A., U.L., K.S., M.L., A.U., V.F.); Friedrich-Schiller-Universitaet Jena, Germany (H.R.F., T.D., M.F.); Department of Medicine II, Heart Center Bonn, University Hospital Bonn, Germany (A.S.); German Heart Center Berlin (A.U., V.F.); Division of Cardiology, St. Michaels Hospital, Toronto, Canada (N.F.); Albertinen Heart Center, Hamburg, Germany (J.S.); Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik I, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Munich, Germany (J.H.); Medical Faculty, Division of Cardiology, Pulmonology and Vascular Medicine, University Düsseldorf, Germany (C.J.); and Berlin Institute of Health, Germany (U.L.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCINTERVENTIONS.117.006061DOI Listing
February 2018

Late post-pump blood flow obstruction in a novel left ventricular assist device: The unusual case of a twisted outflow graft.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 01 1;155(1):e33-e35. Epub 2017 Sep 1.

German Heart Center Berlin, Berlin, Germany; DZHK (German Centre for Cardiovascular Research), Partner Site, Berlin, Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.08.022DOI Listing
January 2018

Life on the driveline: Molecular detection and fluorescence in situ hybridization-based visualization of microbial species in patients with left ventricular assist devices.

J Heart Lung Transplant 2018 01 30;37(1):163-166. Epub 2017 Sep 30.

DZHK (German Centre for Cardiovascular Research), partner site Berlin, Germany; Biofilm Center, German Heart Center Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2017.09.023DOI Listing
January 2018

Regenerative Medicine/Cardiac Cell Therapy: Pluripotent Stem Cells.

Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 01 7;66(1):53-62. Epub 2017 Dec 7.

Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin Brandenburg Center for Regenerative Therapies, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0037-1608761DOI Listing
January 2018

Regenerative Medicine/Cardiac Cell Therapy: Adult/Somatic Progenitor Cells.

Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 01 28;66(1):42-52. Epub 2017 Dec 28.

Berlin Brandenburg Center for Regenerative Therapies, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0037-1608835DOI Listing
January 2018

Interventional and surgical occlusion of the left atrial appendage.

Nat Rev Cardiol 2017 Dec 10;14(12):727-743. Epub 2017 Aug 10.

University Heart Center, Clinic for Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital Zurich, University of Zurich, Raemistrasse 100, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nrcardio.2017.107DOI Listing
December 2017

Comparison of 1-Year Survival and Frequency of Paravalvular Leakage Using the Sapien 3 Versus the Sapien XT for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation for Aortic Stenosis.

Am J Cardiol 2017 Dec 9;120(12):2247-2255. Epub 2017 Oct 9.

Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2017.08.049DOI Listing
December 2017

Processing of Human Cardiac Tissue Toward Extracellular Matrix Self-assembling Hydrogel for In Vitro and In Vivo Applications.

J Vis Exp 2017 12 4(130). Epub 2017 Dec 4.

Berlin-Brandenburg Center for Regenerative Therapies (BCRT); German Center for Cardiovascular Research (DZHK); Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin (DHZB);

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3791/56419DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5755525PMC
December 2017

Myocardial Regeneration via Progenitor Cell-Derived Exosomes.

Stem Cells Int 2017 23;2017:7849851. Epub 2017 Nov 23.

Berlin-Brandenburg Center for Regenerative Therapies (BCRT), Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Corporate Member of Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, and Berlin Institute of Health, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2017/7849851DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5733225PMC
November 2017

Beating heart mitral valve surgery: results in 120 consecutive patients considered unsuitable for conventional mitral valve surgery.

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 2017 10;25(4):541-547

Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, and German Center for Cardiovascular Diseases (DZHK), Partner Site Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/icvts/ivx139DOI Listing
October 2017

Facile endothelium protection from TNF-α inflammatory insult with surface topography.

Biomaterials 2017 Sep 26;138:131-141. Epub 2017 May 26.

Laboratory of Thermodynamics in Emerging Technologies, Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering, ETH Zurich, Sonneggstrasse 3, CH-8092, Zurich, Switzerland. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2017.05.039DOI Listing
September 2017