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Gelijns AC, Ascheim DD, Parides MK, Kent KC, Moskowitz AJ. Randomized Trials in Surgery. Surgery. 2009 Jun; 145 (6):581-7. PMCID: PMC2935803 PMID: 19486755

Iribarne A, Russo MJ, Moskowitz AJ, Ascheim DD, Brown LD, Gelijns AC. Assessing Technological Change in Cardiothoracic Surgery. Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009 Spring; 21(1):28-34. PMCID: PMC2935793 PMID: 19632560

Gardner TJ, O’Gara PT. The Cardiothoracic Surgery Network: randomized clinical trials in the
operating room.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010 Apr; 139(4):830-834. PMCID (requested) PMID: 20304133

Gillinov AM, Argenziano M, Blackstone EH, Iribarne A, DeRose JJ Jr, Ailawadi G, Russo MJ, Ascheim DD, Parides MK, Rodriguez E, Bouchard D, Taddei-Peters WC, Geller NL, Acker MA, Gelijns AC. Designing comparative effectiveness trials of surgical ablation for atrial fibrillation: experience of the Cardiothoracic Surgical Trials Network. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2011 Aug; 142(2):257-64.e2. PMCID (requested) PMID: 21616507

Gardner TJ, Miller MA, O’Gara PT, Gelijns AC. Building an infrastructure for clinical trials in cardiac surgery.
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2011 Aug; 142(2):265-6. PMCID (requested) PMID: 21763873

Iribarne A, Gelijns AC, Acker MA, Ascheim DD. Innovative clinical trial design in cardiac surgery. Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2011 Winter; 23(4):271-3. PMCID (requested) PMID: 22443645

Smith PK, Michler RE, Woo YJ, Alexander JH, Puskas JD, D’Alessandro DA, Hahn RT, Williams JB, Dent JM, Ferguson TB, Moquete E, Pagé P, Jeffries NO, O’Gara PT, Ascheim DD. Design, Rationale, and Initiation
of the Surgical Interventions for Moderate Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation Trial: A Report from the Cardiothoracic Surgical Trials Network
. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2012 Jan; 143 (1):111-117.e1. NIHMSID: NIHMS299593. PMID: 21788032

Perrault LP, Moskowitz AJ, Kron IL, Acker MA, Miller MA, Horvath KA, Thourani VH, Argenziano M, D'Alessandro DA, Blackstone EH, Moy CS, Mathew JP, Hung J, Gardner TJ, Parides MK. Optimal surgical management of severe ischemic mitral regurgitation: To repair or to replace? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2011 Nov 3. [PMCID Journal in Process] PMID: 22054660

Tong BC, Huber JC, Ascheim DD, Puskas JD, Fergusson TB, Blackstone EH, Smith PK. Weighting Composite Endpoints in Clinical Trials: Essential Evidence for the Heart Team. Ann Thorac Surg 2012 Jul 11. PMID: 22795064.

Williams JB, Peterson ED, Brennan JM, Sedrakyan A, Tavris D, Alexander JH, Lopes RD, Dokholyan RS, Zhao Y, O'Brien SM, Michler RE, Thourani VH, Edwards FH, Duggirala H, Gross T, Marinac-Dabic D, Smith PK. Association between endoscopic vs open vein-graft harvesting and mortality, wound complications, and cardiovascular events in patients undergoing CABG surgery. JAMA 2012 Aug 1;308(5):475-84. PMID: 22851114

Pattakos G, Koch CG, Brizzio ME, Batizy LH, Sabik JF, Blackstone EH, Lauer MS. Outcome of Patients Who Refuse Transfusion After Cardiac Surgery: A Natural Experiment With Severe Blood Conservation Outcome of Patients Who Refuse Transfusion. Arch Intern Med. 2012 Aug 13;172(15):1154-60. PMID: 22751620.

Horvath KA, Acker MA, Chang H, Bagiella E, Smith PK, Iribarne A, Kron IL, Lackner P, Argenziano M, Ascheim DD, Michler RE, Van Patten D, Puskas JD, O’Sullivan K, Kliniewski D, Jeffries NO, O’Gara, PT, Moskowitz AJ, Blackstone E. Blood Transfusion and Infection After Cardiac Surgery. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Jun;95(6):2194-201. PMID: 23647857.

Acker MA, Parides MK, Perrault LP, Moskowitz AJ, Gelijns AC, Voisine P, Smith PK, Hung JW, Blackstone EH, Puskas JD, Argenziano M, Gammie JS, Mack M, Ascheim DD, Bagiella E, Moquete EG, Ferguson TB, Horvath KA, Geller NL, Miller MA, Woo YJ, D'Alessandro DA, Ailawadi G, Dagenais F, Gardner TJ, O'Gara PT, Michler RE, Kron IL Mitral-Valve Repair versus Replacement for Severe Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation. N Engl J Med. 2013 Nov 18. PMID: 24245543

Submitted / in review

John Puskas, Deborah D. Ascheim, Michael Halkos, Emilia Bagiella, Joseph DeRose, Marissa Miller, Katherine Kirkwood, Johannes Bonatti, V.S. Srinivas, Mark Vesely, Frances Sutter, Janine Lynch, Timothy Shapiro, KD Boudoulas, Juan Crestanello, Tom Gehrig, Peter Smith, Michael Ragosta, Steven Hoff, David Zhao, Annetine C. Gelijns, Wilson Szeto, Giora Weisz, Michael Argenziano, William Matthai. Hybrid Coronary Revascularization for the Treatment of Coronary Artery Disease: A Multi-Center Observational Study. (in review)

Joseph DeRose, Henry Liberman, William Matthai, Wilson Szeto, Michael K. Parides, V.S. Srinivas, Johannes Bonatti, Jessica Overbey, Mark Vesely, Francis Sutter, Paula Williams, Timothy Shapiro, Juan Crestanello, KD Boudoulas, Peter Smith, Thomas Gehrig, Gorav Ailawadi, Michael Davidson, David Zhao, Michael Argenziano, Matthew Williams, John Puskas, Michael Halkos, Deborah D. Ascheim. Interventional Cardiologists and Cardiac Surgeons: Concordance Regarding Anatomic Eligibility for Hybrid Coronary Revascularization in > 6,500 Patients. (in review)

Ailawadi G, Alexander JH, Iribarne A, Parides MK, Ferguson TB Jr, Chang H, Moquete E, Gahring K, Thourani VH, Woo YJ, Robichaud S, DeRose JJ Jr, Gillinov MA, O’Neal A, Miller RA, Taddei-Peters WC, Miller MA, Gardner TJ, Gelijns AC, Perrault LP. Pneumonia after cardiac surgery: Experience of the NIH/CIHR Cardiothoracic Surgical Trials Network. (in review).

Goldstein DJ, Milano CA, Su KN, Iribarne A, Woo JY, Ailawadi G, Thourani VA, Miller MA, Goldsmith L, Swayze R, Chen Y, Ascheim DD, and Argenziano M. Infections after Surgery for Advanced Heart Failure: Experience of the CT Surgical Trials Network. (under submission).

Annetine C. Gelijns, Ph.D., Alan J. Moskowitz, M.D., Michael A. Acker, M.D., Michael Argenziano, M.D., Nancy L. Geller, Ph.D., John D. Puskas, M.D., Louis P. Perrault, M.D., Ph.D., Peter K. Smith, M.D., Irving L. Kron, M.D., Robert E. Michler, M.D., Marissa A. Miller, D.V.M., M.P.H., Timothy J. Gardner, M.D., Deborah D. Ascheim, M.D., Pamela Lackner, BA, Lyn A. Goldsmith, M.A., R.N., B.S.N., Alexis E. Neill, R.N., M.S.N., Sophie Robichaud, R.T., Rachel A. Miller, M.D., Eric A. Rose, M.D., T. Bruce Ferguson, Jr., M.D., Keith A. Horvath, M.D., Ellen G. Moquete, RN, BSN, Michael K. Parides, PhD, Emilia Bagiella, PhD, Patrick T. O’Gara, M.D., Eugene H. Blackstone, M.D. Management Practices And Major Infections After Cardiac Surgery. (in review)