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    • Conventional and conventional plus modified ultrafiltration during cardiac surgery in high-risk congenital heart disease 

      Maluf, Miguel Angel [UNIFESP]; Mangia, Cristina Malzoni Ferreira [UNIFESP]; Silva, C.; Carvalho, Werther Brunow de [UNIFESP]; Carvalho, Antonio Carlos [UNIFESP]; Buffolo, Enio [UNIFESP] (Edizioni Minerva Medica, 2001-08-01)
      Background. This prospective nonrandomized study is the critical assessment of conventional ultrafiltration (CUF) and modified ultrafiltration (MUF) techniques and their efficiency in congenital heart disease surgeries. ...

    • Coronary artery bypass grafting without cardiopulmonary bypass through sternotomy and minimally invasive procedure 

      Buffolo, E.; Gerola, L. R. (Elsevier B.V., 1997-12-01)
      Coronary artery bypass grafting without cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) is now an accepted technique of myocardial revascularization in a special subset of patients, This paper presents our total experience in 1761 cases ...

    • Cytokines and pediatric open heart surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass 

      Carvalho, Marcus Vinicius Henriques de [UNIFESP]; Maluf, Miguel Angel [UNIFESP]; Catani, Roberto [UNIFESP]; La Rotta, CAA; Gomes, Walter José [UNIFESP]; Salomão, Reinaldo [UNIFESP]; Silva, Celia Maria Carneiro; Carvalho, Antonio Carlos de [UNIFESP]; Branco, João Nelson Rodrigues [UNIFESP]; Buffolo, Enio [UNIFESP] (Greenwich Medical Media Ltd, 2001-01-01)
      It is well known that, subsequent to cardiopulmonary bypass, and particularly in children, an inflammatory response within the body can often result in a characteristic syndrome. Recently, it has been suggested that this ...

    • Is the number of microembolic signals related to neurologic outcome in coronary bypass surgery? 

      Malheiros, Suzana Maria Fleury [UNIFESP]; Massaro, Ayrton Roberto; Gabbai, Alberto Alain [UNIFESP]; Pessa, Clodualdo J. N. [UNIFESP]; Gerola, Luís Roberto [UNIFESP]; Branco, João Nelson Rodrigues [UNIFESP]; Lira Filho, Edgar Bezerra; Christofalo, Dejaldo Marcos de Jesus; Federico, Darwin; Carvalho, Antonio Carlos [UNIFESP]; Buffolo, Enio [UNIFESP] (Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO, 2001-03-01)
      Coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG) without cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) may potentially reduce the number of microembolic signals (MES) associated with aortic manipulation or generated by the pump circuit, resulting in ...

    • A Novel Anti-Pollution Filter for Volatile Agents During Cardiopulmonary Bypass: Preliminary Tests 

      Nigro Neto, Caetano; Landoni, Giovanni; Tardelli, Maria Angela [UNIFESP] (W B Saunders Co-Elsevier Inc, 2017)
      Objective: Concerns regarding pollution of the operating room by volatile anesthetics and effects on atmospheric ozone depletion exist. Volatile agents commonly are used during cardiopulmonary bypass to provide anesthesia ...

    • Off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery in selected patients is superior to the conventional approach for patients with severely depressed left ventricular function 

      Caputti, Guido Marco [UNIFESP]; Fonseca, José Honório de Almeida Palma da [UNIFESP]; Gaia, Diego Felipe [UNIFESP]; Buffolo, Enio [UNIFESP] (Faculdade de Medicina / USP, 2011-01-01)
      OBJECTIVES: Patients with coronary artery disease and left ventricular dysfunction have high mortality when kept in clinical treatment. Coronary artery bypass grafting can improve survival and the quality of life. Recently, ...

    • Procalcitonin and C-reactive protein kinetics in postoperative pediatric cardiac surgical patients 

      Arkader, R.; Troster, E. J.; Abellan, D. M.; Lopes, M. R.; Raiz, R.; Carcillo, J. A.; Okay, T. S. (W B Saunders Co, 2004-04-01)
      Objective: To determine the kinetics of procalcitonin (PCT) and C-reactive protein (CRP) concentration after pediatric cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass.Design: Prospective, clinical cohort study.Setting: A ...

    • Randomized Trial on the Effect of Sevoflurane on Polypropylene Membrane Oxygenator Performance 

      Neto, Caetano Nigro; Arnoni, Renato; Rida, Bilal Smaili; Landoni, Giovanni; Tardelli, Maria Angela [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2013-10-01)
      Objectives: Volatile anesthetics have cardioprotective properties that improve clinically relevant outcomes in cardiac surgery, and can be used during cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) through adapted calibrated vaporizers ...

    • Surgical retrieval of undeployed intracoronary stent without cardiopulmonary bypass 

      Gomes, Walter José [UNIFESP]; Fonseca, José Honório de Almeida Palma da [UNIFESP]; Carvalho, Antonio Carlos [UNIFESP]; Buffolo, Enio [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 1997-10-01)
      Intracoronary stenting has now become a widely stablished method for treatment of complications of coronary angioplasty. the risk of stent embolism exists and if not retrieved, it may lead to thrombosis and coronary occlusion ...

    • Vasoplegic syndrome after open heart surgery 

      Gomes, Walter José [UNIFESP]; Carvalho, A. C. [UNIFESP]; Palma, J. H. [UNIFESP]; Teles, Carlos Alberto [UNIFESP]; Branco, João Nelson Rodrigues [UNIFESP]; Silas, Marcelo Grandini [UNIFESP]; Buffolo, Enio [UNIFESP] (Edizioni Minerva Medica, 1998-10-01)
      Background. A new form of postperfusion manifestation is detailed, a vasoplegic syndrome presenting in the postoperative period after cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) heart surgery.Methods. This retrospective study included ...