Recent Publications

Chest Wall Deformities and Corrective Procedures


Endobronchial Ultrasound-guided Transbronchial Needle Aspiration Prevents Mediastinoscopies in the Diagnosis of Isolated Mediastinal Lymphadenopathy: A Prospective Trial.

Navani N, Lawrence DR, Kolvekar S, Hayward M, McAsey D, Kocjan G, Falzon M, Capitanio A, Shaw P, Morris S, Omar RZ, Janes SM; on behalf of the REMEDY Trial Investigators.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2012 Aug 1;186(3):255-260. Epub 2012 May 31.

PMID: 22652031 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]




Diffuse myocardial fibrosis in severe aortic stenosis: an equilibrium contrast cardiovascular magnetic resonance study.

Flett AS, Sado DM, Quarta G, Mirabel M, Pellerin D, Herrey AS, Hausenloy DJ, Ariti C, Yap J, Kolvekar S, Taylor AM, Moon JC.

Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2012 May 25. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID: 22634740 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]




Should we use mechanical valves in patients with end-stage renal disease?

Pai VB, Tai CK, Bhakri K, Kolvekar S.

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2012 Aug;15(2):240-3. Epub 2012 May 2.

PMID: 22552798 [PubMed - in process]




Surgery and tuberculosis.

Cummings I, O'Grady J, Pai V, Kolvekar S, Zumla A.

Curr Opin Pulm Med. 2012 May;18(3):241-5.

PMID: 22418691 [PubMed - in process]




Use of gentamicin-collagen sponges in closure of sternal wounds in cardiothoracic surgery to reduce wound infections.

Godbole G, Pai V, Kolvekar S, Wilson AP.

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2012 Apr;14(4):390-4. Epub 2012 Jan 16.Review.

PMID: 22253203 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]




Effect of remote ischemic preconditioning on clinical outcomes in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery (ERICCA): rationale and study design of a multi-centre randomized double-blinded controlled clinical trial.

Hausenloy DJ, Candilio L, Laing C, Kunst G, Pepper J, Kolvekar S, Evans R, Robertson S, Knight R, Ariti C, Clayton T, Yellon DM; ERICCA Trial Investigators.

Clin Res Cardiol. 2012 May;101(5):339-48. doi: 10.1007/s00392-011-0397-x. Epub 2011 Dec 21.

PMID: 22186969 [PubMed - in process]




Failure to recapture cardioprotection with high-dose atorvastatin in coronary artery bypass surgery: a randomised controlled trial.

Ludman AJ, Hausenloy DJ, Babu G, Hasleton J, Venugopal V, Boston-Griffiths E, Yap J, Lawrence D, Hayward M, Kolvekar S, Bognolo G, Rees P, Yellon DM.

Basic Res Cardiol. 2011 Nov;106(6):1387-95. Epub 2011 Aug 11.

PMID: 21833652 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]




Remote ischaemic preconditioning reduces myocardial injury in patients undergoing cardiac surgery with cold-blood cardioplegia: a randomised controlled trial.

Venugopal V, Hausenloy DJ, Ludman A, Di Salvo C, Kolvekar S, Yap J, Lawrence D, Bognolo J, Yellon DM.

Heart. 2009 Oct;95(19):1567-71. Epub 2009 Jun 8.

PMID: 19508973 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]




The divergent roles of protein kinase C epsilon and delta in simulated ischaemia-reperfusion injury in human myocardium.

Sivaraman V, Hausenloy DJ, Kolvekar S, Hayward M, Yap J, Lawrence D, Di Salvo C, Yellon DM.

J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2009 May;46(5):758-64. Epub 2009 Feb 25.

PMID: 19248786 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]




Erythropoietin protects the human myocardium against hypoxia/reoxygenation injury via phosphatidylinositol-3 kinase and ERK1/2 activation.

Mudalagiri NR, Mocanu MM, Di Salvo C, Kolvekar S, Hayward M, Yap J, Keogh B, Yellon DM.

Br J Pharmacol. 2008 Jan;153(1):50-6. Epub 2007 Oct 22.

PMID: 17952111 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE




Transient limb ischemia induces remote preconditioning and remote postconditioning in humans by a K(ATP)-channel dependent mechanism.

Loukogeorgakis SP, Williams R, Panagiotidou AT, Kolvekar SK, Donald A, Cole TJ, Yellon DM, Deanfield JE, MacAllister RJ.

Circulation. 2007 Sep 18;116(12):1386-95. Epub 2007 Aug 27.

PMID: 17724264 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]




Effect of remote ischaemic preconditioning on myocardial injury in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery: a randomised controlled trial.

Hausenloy DJ, Mwamure PK, Venugopal V, Harris J, Barnard M, Grundy E, Ashley E, Vichare S, Di Salvo C, Kolvekar S, Hayward M, Keogh B, MacAllister RJ, Yellon DM.

Lancet. 2007 Aug 18;370(9587):575-9.

PMID: 17707752 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]