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Expertise

Im Folgenden geben wir einen Überblick über unsere Publikationen. Sie sollen unsere unserer Expertise auf den verschiedenen Gebieten der Herzchirurgie widerspiegeln. In Zukunft werden wir auf diversen Unterseiten die verschiedenen Behandlungsverfahren und Konzepte im Detail erläutern.

Aubin H Petrov G, Dalyanoglu H, Saeed D, Akhyari P, Paprotny G, Richter M, Westenfeld R, Schelzig H, Kelm M, Kindgen-Milles D, Lichtenberg , Albert A (2017). Four-year experience of providing mobile extracorporeal life support to out-of-center patients within a suprainstitutional network - Outcome of 160 consecutively treated patients". Resuscitation 2017;121:151-157

Aubin H, Petrov G, Dalyanoglu H, Saeed D, Akhyari P, Paprotny G, Richter M, Westenfeld R, Schelzig H, Kelm M, Kindgen-Milles D, Lichtenberg A. Albert A (2016). A Suprainstitutional Network for Remote Extracorporeal Life Support: A Retrospective Cohort Study. JACC Heart Fail. 4 :698-708.

Jung C, Bueter S, Wernly B, Masyuk M, Saeed D, Albert A , Fuernau G, Kelm M, Westenfeld R. Lactate Clearance Predicts Good Neurological Outcomes in Cardiac Arrest Patients Treated with Extracorporeal Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation. J Clin Med. 2019 Mar 18;8(3). pii: E374. doi: 10.3390/jcm8030374

Albert A , Akhyari P. Die klassischen und minimal invasiven Verfahren der Bypassoperation: Welche Technik für welche Patienten? Aktuel Kardiol 2019; 8(04): 298-308

Albert A , Ennker J, Hegazy Y, Ullrich S, Petrov G, Akhyari P, Bauer S, Ürer E, Ennker IC, Lichtenberg A, Priss H, Assmann A (2018) Implementation of the aortic no-touch technique to reduce stroke after off-pump coronary surgery.. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018

Albert A , Aubin H, Kalb R, Lichtenberg A, Sixt S (2017) . Continuous procedural full-lung ventilation during minimal invasive coronary bypass grafting. Ann Thorac Surg

Albert A , Sergeant P, Florath I, Ismael M, Rosendahl U, Ennker J (2011). Process review of a departmental change from conventional coronary artery bypass grafting to totally arterial coronary artery bypass and its effects on the incidence and severity of postoperative stroke. Heart Surg Forum 14:73-80.

Aubin H, Akhyari P, Lichtenberg A. Albert A (2015). Additional right-sided upper "Half- Mini-Thoracotomy" for aortocoronary bypass grafting during minimally invasive multivessel revascularization. J Cardiothorac Surg. 21;10:130.

Albert A , Hassanein W, Florath I, Voehringer L, Abugameh A, Ennker J (2008). Technical aspects of composite arterial T-grafts: estimation of required conduit length by a simple formula. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 56:461-6.

Albert A , Walter J, Hassanein W, Ennker J (2007). The impact of renal dysfunction on early mortality after cardiac surgery. Evaluating the threshold for an unfavourable creatinine clearance and the role of comorbidities. Clin Res Cardiol 95:S22-S29.

Albert A , Peck EA, Wouters P, Van Hemelrijck J, Bert C, Sergeant P (2006). Performance analysis of interactive multimodal CME retraining on attitude toward and application of OPCAB. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:154-62.

Albert A , Hassanein W, Ennker J (2006). Intra-clinic variation of OPCAB performance influences the incidence of postoperative renal failure. Implications for the evaluation and retraining of OPCAB. Clin Res Cardiol 95:S49-S57.

Albert A , Ennker J (2008). OPCAB und komplette arterielle Revaskularisation als Methoden erster Wahl Sukzessive Beschreibung einer chirurgischen Technik. Z Herz- Thorax-Gefäßchir 22:81–90.

Albert, A, Ennker J (2007) 10-year experience with off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery at the Heart Institute Lahr/Baden. Z Herz Thorax Gefäßchir 21:259-265.

Albert A , Ennker J (2007). Strategies of OPCAB implementation in the Heart Institute Lahr/Baden. Z Herz- Thorax- Gefäßchir 21:93–137.

Albert A , Ennker J, Sergeant P (2006). Should we avoid cardiopulmonary bypass with diabetic patients? Clin Res Cardiol 95:i40-i47.

Mehdiani A, Akhyari P, Kamiya H, Ahlers J, Godehardt E, Albert A , Boeken U, Lichtenberg. Prognostic value of the new high sensitive cardiac troponin T assay (hs-cTnT) after coronary artery bypass grafting. Acta Cardiol. 2017 Jun;72(3):276-283. doi: 10.1080/00015385.2017.1304693. Epub 2017 Mar 21

Badreldin AM, Albert A A, Ismail MM, Heldwein M, Doerr F, Bossert T, Lichtenberg A, Hekmat K (2010). Gaseous emboli during off-pump surgery with T-graft technique, two different mechanisms. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 10:766-9.

Ennker IC, Albert A , Pietrowski D, Bauer K, Ennker J, Florath I (2009). Impact of gender on outcome after coronary artery bypass surgery. Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 17:253-8

Lauruschkat AH, Albert A , Arnrich B, Bauer S, Dalladaku F, Ennker IC, Rosendahl U, Ennker J (2006). Experiences collected in more than 2,300 diabetics undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting: patients with a specific risk profile. Clin Res Cardiol. 95:i7-i13

Arnrich B, Albert A , Walter J (2006). Risikostratifizierung diabetischer Koronarpatienten - Statistische Methoden zur Adjustierung der Patienten-Charakteristika im Vergleich. Clin Res Cardiol 95: 14—17.

Hassanein W, Albert A A, Arnrich B, Walter J, Ennker IC, Rosendahl U, Bauer S, Ennker J (2005). Intraoperative transit time flow measurement: off-pump versus on-pump coronary artery bypass. Ann Thorac Surg 80:2155-61.

W. Hassanein, Y. Hegazy, A. Albert, I.C. Ennker, U. Rosendahl, S. Bauer, J. Ennker (2010). Short term outcomes of total arterial coronary revascularisation in patients above 65 years old. a propensity score analysis J. Cardiothoracic Surg 5:25-32

Lauruschkat AH, Arnrich B, Albert A A, Walter JA, Amann B, Rosendahl UP, Alexander T, Ennker J (2008). Diabetes mellitus as a risk factor for pulmonary complications after coronary bypass surgery. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:1047-53.

Lauruschkat AH, Arnrich B, Albert A A, Walter JA, Amann B, Rosendahl UP, Alexander T, Ennker J (2005). Prevalence and risks of undiagnosed diabetes mellitus in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting. Circulation 112:2397-402.

Mortasawi A, Rosendahl U, Schröder T, Albert A , Ennker IC, Ennker J (2000). Isolierte koronare Bypassoperation in der neunten Lebensdekade. Z Gerontol Geriat 33:381-387.

Mortasawi A, Ennker IC, Albert A ,, Rosendahl U, Dalladaku F, Alexander T, Ennker J (1999). Arterial myokardial revascularization in the 9th decade of life - own results and literature review. Herz 1999; 24:158-70.

Rassaf T1, Albert A (2013). [Coronary heart disease: news about stents and bypasses]. Dtsch Med Wochenschr.;138:1225-8.

Albert A , Lichtenberg A (2012). Aktuelle Aspekte der koronaren Bypassoperation. Welche Technik für welchen Patienten ? Aktuel Kardiol 1: 49–59.

Suttner C, Assmann A, Boeken U, Akhyari P, Albert A , Lichtenberg A. Endoskopische Saphenektomie in der Koronarchirurgie – Revolution oder Risiko? Zeitschrift für Herz-,Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie 2011: 1-6, April 14, 2011.

Albert A , Beller C, Walter J, Arnrich B, Rosendahl U, Priss H, Ennker J (2003). Preoperative high leukocyte count: a novel risk factor for stroke after cardiac surgery. Ann Thorac Surg 75:1550-1557.

Albert A, Beller C, Arnrich B, Walter J, Rosendahl U, Hetzel A, Priss H, Ennker J (2002). Is there any impact of the type of aortic end-hole cannula on stroke occurrence? Clinical evaluation of straight and bent-tip aortic cannulae. Perfusion 17: 451- 456.

Ennker J, Albert A (1998). Consequences of preexisting neurological disease in cardiac surgery patients - Literature survey and own experience. In: J. Ennker (Hrsg.) Cardiac Surgery and Concomitant Disease. Incidence, perioperative preparation, perioperative importance, prognostic relevance. Steinkopff Verlag Darmstadt, 223-40.

Saeed D, Maxhera B, Westenfeld R, Lichtenberg A. Albert A (2015). An Alternative Approach for Perioperative Extracorporeal Life Support Implantation. Artif Organs. 2015:719-23.

Saeed D, Maxhera B, Kamiya H, Lichtenberg A. Albert A (2015). Alternative right ventricular assist device implantation technique for patients with perioperative right ventricular failure. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 149:927-32.

Saeed D, Maxhera B, Lichtenberg A. Albert A (2014). Intraventricular pledgetted sutures to prevent suction events in patients with the heartware left ventricular assist device. Ann Thorac Surg. 98:746-7.

Wieloch R, Sipahi NF, Boeken U, Albert A , Akhyari P, Westenfeld R, Lichtenberg A, Saeed D. Ventricular assist device in a patient with congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries and situs inversus totalis. Int J Artif Organs. 2019 Jun;42(6):321-322. doi: 10.1177/0391398818823768. Epub 2019 Jan 10

Maxhera B, Sipahi NF, Albert A , Boeken U, Lichtenberg A, Saeed D. Preoperative and intraoperative extracorporeal membrane oxygenation adoption for long-term left ventricular assist device implantation. Ann Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Jan;8(1):167-169. doi: 10.21037/acs.2018.10.02. No abstract available [Epub ahead of print

Mehdiani A. Albert A , Lichtenberg A, Saeed D. Applying a clampless haemostatic device for left ventricular assist device outflow graft anastomosis. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Nov 1;56(5):1009-1010. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezz060

H. Aubin, S. Eschlböck, P. Rellecke, G. Petrov, H. Dalyanoglu, D. Saeed, U. Boeken, P. Akhyari, A. Albert, A. Lichtenberg. Organ Recovery and Functional Status in Survivors of ECLS Therapy for Cardiogenic Shock. Thorac cardiovasc Surg 2019; 67(S 01): S1-S100. DOI: 10.1055/s-0039-1678884

R. Wieloch, A. Albert, A. Mehdiani, U. Boeken, H. Aubin, R. Westenfeld, P. Akhyari, A. Lichtenberg, D. Saeed. Experience with Long-Term Contiunous Flow Ventricular Assist Deviceas Bridge to Recovery Concept. The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. Volume 38, Issue 4, Supplement, April 2019, Pages S369-S370

F. Sipahi, A. Mehdiani, A. Albert, H. Aubin, U. Boeken, P. Akhyar, R. Westenfeld, A. Lichtenberg, D. Saeed. Single Center Experience with 52 Less Invasive Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantations. The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, Volume 38, Issue 4, S369

Ise H, Kitahara H, Aubin H, Saeed D, Westenfeld R, Akhyari P, Boeken U, Walz R, Albert A , Lichtenberg A, Kamiya H. Additional unloading of the left ventricle using the Impella LP 2.5 during extracorporeal life support in cases of pulmonary congestion. J Surg Case Rep. 2018 Nov 13;2018(11):rjy302. doi: 10.1093/jscr/rjy302. eCollection 2018 Nov

Wieloch R, Sipahi NF, Boeken U, Albert A , Akhyari P, Westenfeld R, Lichtenberg A, Saeed D. Ventricular assist device in a patient with congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries and situs inversus totalis. Int J Artif Organs. 2019 Jan 10:391398818823768. doi: 10.1177/0391398818823768.

Abdeen MS, Albert A , Maxhera B, Hoffmann T, Petrov G, Sixt S, Roussel E, Westenfeld R, Lichtenberg A, Saeed D (2016). Implanting permanent left ventricular assist devices in patients on veno-arterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support: do we really need a cardiopulmonary bypass machine? Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 50:542-7.

Maxhera B, Albert A , Westenfeld R, Boeken U, Lichtenberg A, Saeed D (2015). Minimally Invasive Right Ventricular Assist Device Implantation in a Patient with HeartWare left ventricular Assist Device. ASAIO J. 61:e42-3

Maxhera B, Albert A , Ansari E, Godehardt E, Lichtenberg A, Saeed D (2014). Survival predictors in ventricular assist device patients with prior extracorporeal life support: selecting appropriate candidates. Artif Organs. 38:727-32.

Saeed D, Albert A , Westenfeld R, Maxhera B, Gramsch-Zabel H, O'Connor S, Lichtenberg A, Winter J (2013). Left ventricular assist device in a patient with a concomitant subcutaneous implantable cardioverter defibrillator. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 6:e32-3.

Saeed D, Albert A , Kamiya H, Maxhera B, Westenfeld R, Lichtenberg A (2012). Five days of no anticoagulation or antiplatelet therapy and NovoSeven administration in a HeartWare HVAD patient. Artif Organs. 36:751-3.

Saeed D, Sixt S, Albert A , Lichtenberg A (2016). Minimally invasive off-pump implantation of HeartMate 3 left ventricular assist device. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 152:1446-1447.

Saeed D, Maxhera B, Albert A , Westenfeld R, Hoffmann T, Lichtenberg A (2016). Conservative approaches for HeartWare ventricular assist device pump thrombosis may improve the outcome compared with immediate surgical approaches.Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 23:90-5.

Merle P, Maxhera B, Albert A , Ortmann P, Günter M, Lichtenberg A, Saeed D (2015). Sexual Concerns of Patients With Implantable Left Ventricular Assist Devices. Artif Organs.:664-9.

Saeed, D, Maxhera B, Sadat N, Petrov G, Albert A , Lichtenberg A (2017). Gastro-Intestinal Bleeding in Patients with HeartWare Ventricular Assist Device: does the Activation of the lavare cycle make a Difference?" ASAIO J (accepted May 11, 2017)

Saeed D, Westenfeld R, Maxhera B, Keymel S, Sherif A, Sadat N, Petrov G, Albert A , Lichtenberg A (2016). Prevalence of De Novo Aortic Valve Insufficiency in Patients After HeartWare VAD Implantation with an Intermittent Low-Speed Algorithm. ASAIO J. 62:565-70.

Saeed D, Assmann A, Abdeen M, Albert A , Maxhera B, Sadat N, Sixt S, Lichtenberg A (2016). Implanting permanent left ventricular assist devices in patients on veno-arterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support. Multimed Man Cardiothorac Surg. mmcts.2016.003.

Sellmann T, Saeed D, Danzeisen O, Albert A , Blehm A, Kram R, Kindgen-Milles D, Hoehn T, Winterhalter M (2012). Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation implantation via median sternotomy for fulminant pulmonary edema after cold water submersion with cardiac arrest. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 26:887-9.

Saeed D, Albert A , Kamiya H, Maxhera B, Westenfeld R, Lichtenberg A. Five Days of No Anticoagulation or Antiplatelet Therapy and NovoSeven Administration in a HeartWare HVAD Patient. Artif Organs. 2012 Au g;36(8):751-3. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1594.2012.01473.x. Epub 2012 May 20

Saeed D, Stosik H, Islamovic M, Albert A , Kamiya H, Maxhera B, Lichtenberg A (2014). Femoro-femoral versus atrio-aortic extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: selecting the ideal cannulation technique. Artif Organs. 38

U. Boeken, P. Akhyari, A. Albert, B. Sowinski, H. Dalyanoglu, R. Westenfeld, D. Saeed, H. Aubin, A. Mehdiani, A. Lichtenberg. Impact of High-Urgent Status on Outcome after Use of Undersized Donors for Orthotopic Heart Transplantation. The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. Volume 38, Issue 4, Supplement, April 2019, Page S287

U. Boeken, C. Boettger, A. Mehdiani, A. Albert, B. Sowinski, D. Saeed, H. Aubin, R. Westenfeld, P. Akhyari, A. Lichtenberg. Outcome after Heart Transplantation in High-Urgent Listed Patients on LVAD: Impact of Type of Complication The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. Volume 38, Issue 4, Supplement, April 2019, Page S287

U. Boeken, A. Albert, A. Mehdiani, B. Sowinski, R. Westenfeld, H. Aubin, D. Saeed, P. Akhyari, A. Lichtenberg. Efficacy and Safety of Ivabradine Application in the Early Period after Heart Transplantation. The Journal of Heart and Lung. Transplantation. Volume 38, Issue 4, Supplement, April 2019, Page S292

U. Boeken, A. Mehdiani, A. Albert, H. Aubin, H. Dalyanoglu, R. Westenfeld, B. Sowinski, D. Saeed, P. Akhyari, A. Lichtenberg. Early Detection of Imminent Morbidity after Heart Transplantation (htx) by Means of Procalcitonin (PCT) combined with Highly Sensitive Cardiac Troponin T (hs-cTNT). The Journal of Heart and Lung TransplantationVolume 38, Issue 4, Supplement, April 2019, Page S291

C. Boettger, A. Mehdiani, P. Akhyari, A. Albert, H. Dalyanoglu, R. Westenfeld, D. Saeed, H. Aubin, A. Lichtenberg, U. Boeken. Impaired Outcome after Heart Transplantation: Impact of Donor Age and Ischemic Time. The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. Volume 38, Issue 4, Supplement, April 2019, Pages S264-S265

Payam Akhyari, Alexander Albert, Philipp Rellecke, Artur Lichtenberg. Chirurgische Optionen bei Trikuspidalklappeninsuffizienz. Aktuel Kardiol 2019; 8(02): 145-152

Minol JP, Dimitrova V, Petrov G, Langner R, Boeken U, Rellecke P, Aubin H, Kamiya H, Sixt S, Huhn R, Sugimura Y, Albert A , Lichtenberg A, Akhyari P. The age-adjusted Charlson comorbidity index in minimally invasive mitral valve surgery. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Sep 9. pii: ezz240. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezz240.

Minol JP, Akhyari P, Boeken U, Albert A , Rellecke P, Dimitrova V, Sixt SU, Kamiya H, Lichtenberg A. Previous Sternotomy as a Risk Factor in Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery. Front Surg. 2018 Feb 9;5:5. doi: 10.3389/fsurg.2018.00005. eCollection 2018.

Kamiya H, Akhyari P, Minol JP, Ites AC, Weinreich T, Sixt S, Rellecke P, Boeken U, Albert A , Lichtenberg A (2017). Simple technique of repair for Barlow syndrome with posterior resection and chordal transfer via minimally invasive approach: primary experience in a consecutive series of 22 patients. Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 22. s11748-017-0767-z.

Blehm A, Sorokin VA, Hartman M, Wai KL, Schmitz K, Lichtenberg A. Quality of Life Shift after Aortic Valve Replacement in the Era of TAVI: Single-Center Class Comparison Study Between Different Procedural Techniques. J Heart Valve Dis. 2015 Sep;24(5):540-53

Minol JP, Veulemans V, Zeus T, Blehm A. Implantation of a SAPIEN 3 Valve in a Patient with Pure Aortic Regurgitation. J Heart Valve Dis. 2016 Jul;25(4):498-500.

Veulemans V, Zeus T, Kleinebrecht L, Balzer J, Hellhammer K, Polzin A, Horn P, Blehm A, Minol JP, Kröpil P, Westenfeld R, Rassaf T, Lichtenberg A, Kelm M. Comparison of Manual and Automated Preprocedural Segmentation Tools to Predict the Annulus Plane Angulation and C-Arm Positioning for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement. PLoS One. 2016 Apr 13;11(4):e0151918. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0151918. eCollection 2016

Blehm A, Smiris K, Schurr P, Lichtenberg A. Transapical aortic valve implantation after ascending aortic endovascular repair. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2012 May;41(5):1206. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezr154. Epub 2011 Dec 21. No abstract available

Veulemans V, Polzin A, Maier O, Klein K, Wolff G, Hellhammer K, Afzal S, Piayda K, Jung C, Westenfeld R, Blehm A, Lichtenberg A, Kelm M, Zeus T. Prediction of One-Year Mortality Based upon A New Staged Mortality Risk Model in Patients with Aortic Stenosis Undergoing Transcatheter Valve Replacement. J Clin Med. 2019 Oct 8;8(10). pii: E1642. doi: 10.3390/jcm8101642.

Keymel S, Papadopoulos G, Minol JP, Blehm A, Krüger S, Afzal S, Jung C, Westenfeld R, Lichtenberg A, Kelm M, Zeus T, Veulemans V. Patients with severe aortic stenosis and coexisting pulmonary hypertension treated by transapical transcatheter aortic valve replacement-Is there a need for increased attention? Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 Jun 4. doi: 10.1002/ccd.28358. [Epub ahead of print

Piayda K, Veulemans V, Hellhammer K, Afzal S, Blehm A, Kelm M, Zeus T. Contrary to Expectations: Off-Label Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in the Case of Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction. Can J Cardiol. 2019 Feb;35(2):229.e5-229.e6. doi: 10.1016/j.cjca.2018.12.007. Epub 2018 Dec 12.

Minol JP, Zeus T, Blehm A, Veulemans V. TAVI as Therapy of Choice for Aortic Valve Disease in Osteogenesis Imperfecta. J Heart Valve Dis. 2018 Jan;27(1):104-106

Balzer J, Zeus T, Blehm A, Westenfeld R, Lichtenberg A, Kelm M, Rassaf T. Intraprocedural online fusion of echocardiography and fluoroscopy during transapical mitral valve-in-valve implantation. Can J Cardiol. 2015 Mar;31(3):364.e9-364.e11. doi: 10.1016/j.cjca.2014.12.011. Epub 2014 Dec 13. No abstract available.

Minol JP, Veulemanns V, Zeus T, Blehm A. Transcatheter implantation of a newly designed aortic prosthesis in a patient with a mechanical mitral valve. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Oct;148(4):e202-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2014.05.094. Epub 2014 Jul 21. No abstract available.

Albert A , Florath I, Rosendahl U, Ismail M, Hassanein W, Ennker J (2010). The late impact of surgical skills and training on the subcoronary implantation of the Freestyle stentless bioprosthesis. J Heart Valve Dis. 19:104-12

Albert A , Florath I, Rosendahl U, Hassanein W, Hodenberg E, Bauer S, Ennker I, Ennker J (2007). Effect of surgeon on transprosthetic gradients after aortic valve replacement with Freestyle stentless bioprosthesis and its consequences: A follow-up study in 587 patients. J Cardiothorac Surg. 2:40.

Ennker IC, Albert A , Dalladaku F, Rosendahl U, Ennker J, Florath I (2011). Midterm outcome after aortic root replacement with stentless porcine bioprostheses. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 40:429-34.

Ennker JA, Ennker IC, Albert A A, Rosendahl UP, Bauer S, Florath I (2009). The Freestyle stentless bioprosthesis in more than 1000 patients: a single-center experience over 10 years. J Card Surg 24:41-8.

Ennker J, Rosendahl U, Albert A , Dumlu E, Ennker IC, Florath I (2005). Stentless bioprostheses in small aortic roots: impact of patient-prosthesis mismatch on survival and quality of life. c 14:523-30.

Ennker J, Albert A , Ennker IC. Stentless aortic valves. Current aspects. HSR Proc Intensive Care Cardiovasc Anesth. 2012;4(2):77-82

Blehm A, Schurr P, Sorokin VA, Zianikal I, Kamiya H, Albert A , Lichtenberg A. Comparison of different surgical techniques in 112 consecutive patients with aortic root operations: when should the valve be spared? J Heart Valve Dis. 2014 Jan;23(1):9-16

J. Ennker, A. Albert, I. Florath (2009). Medtronic stentless Freestyle porcine aortic valve replacement. Aortic Root Surgery The Biological Solution C.A. Yankah, Y. Weng, R. Hetzer, Editors Springer Verlag, S. 366-385

Ansari E, Blehm A, Boeken U, Lichtenberg A. Successful acute type A aortic dissection repair in a nonagenarian. Heart Surg Forum. 2014 Jun;17(3):E178-9. doi: 10.1532/HSF98.2014329

Blehm A, Smiris K, Schurr P, Lichtenberg A. Rescue operation after ascending thoracic endovascular aortic repair in a patient with thrombosis of the left main coronary ostium. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2013 Jul;44(1):178-9. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezt023. Epub 2013 Apr 5

H Kamiya , P Akhyari , H Dalyanoglu , M Thöne , A Albert , A Lichtenberg. Conventional aortic valve replacement in patients with severely calcified ascending aorta in the era of transcatheter aortic valve implantation. Thorac cardiovasc Surg 2012; 60 - PP8. DOI: 10.1055/s-0031-1297655

Florath I, Albert A , Boening A, Ennker IC, Ennker J (2010). Aortic valve replacement in octogenarians: identification of high-risk patients. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 37:1304-10.

Florath I, Albert A , Rosendahl U, Ennker IC, Ennker J (2008). Impact of valve prosthesis- patient mismatch estimated by echocardiographic-determined effective orifice area on long- term outcome after aortic valve replacement. Am Heart J 155:1135-42.

Ennker JA. Albert A , Rosendahl UP, Ennker IC, Dalladaku F, Florath I (2008). Ten-year experience with stentless aortic valves: full-root versus subcoronary implantation. Ann Thorac Surg 85:445-52.

Hassanein W, Albert A , Florath I, Hegazy YY, Rosendahl U, Bauer S, Ennker J (2007). Concomitant aortic valve replacement and coronary bypass: the effect of valve type on the blood flow in bypass grafts. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 31:391-6.

Florath I, Albert A , Hassanein W, Arnrich B, Rosendahl U, Ennker IC, Ennker J (2006). Current determinants of 30-day and 3-month mortality in over 2000 aortic valve replacements: impact of routine laboratory parameters. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 30:716-21.

Florath I, Albert A A, Rosendahl UP, Hassanein WM, Bauer S, Ennker IC, Ennker JC (2006). Body mass index: a risk factor for 30-day or six-month mortality in patients undergoing aortic valve replacement? J Heart Valve Dis. 15:336-44.

Rosendahl U, Ennker IC, Albert A , Bauer S, Mortasawi A, Bauer K, Dalladaku F, Bories J, Ennker J (2001). Perioperative Komplikationen nach Herzklappenersatz. Z Kardiologie Suppl. 6, 90:VI/92-VI/99

Mortasawi A, Gehle S, Yaghmaie M, Schröder T, Ennker IC, Rosendahl U, Albert A , Ennker J (2001). Kurz- und Langzeitergebnisse des Aortenklappenersatzes bei 80- und über 80- Jährigen. Herz 26:140-148.

Mortasawi A, Gehle S, Schröder T, Ennker IC, Rosendahl U, Dalladaku F, Bauer S, Albert A , Ennker J (2000). Aortenklappenersatz bei 80- und über 80-jährigen. Kurz- und Langzeitergebnisse. Z Gerontol Geriat 33:438-446.

Florath I, Albert A (2011). Identification of high-risk aortic valve patients. EuroIntervention 7:182-3.

Albert A , Ennker J (2010). Aortenklappenersatz mit gerüstlosen Bioprothesen. Chirurgische Prinzipien und schrittweise Operationsanleitung am Beispiel der Freestyle-Prothese. Z Herz- Thorax-Gefäßchir 24:147-154.

Lebensqualität nach Herzchirurgie

Schaal NK, Assmann A, Rosendahl J, Mayer-Berger W, Icks, A, Ullrich S, Lichtenberg A, Akhyari P, Heil M, Ennker J, Albert A . Health-Related Quality of Life after Heart Surgery – Identification of high-risk patients. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2019 (revised manuscript submitted). Impact Factor: 4.88

Florath I, Albert A , Rosendahl U, Alexander T, Ennker IC, Ennker J (2005). Mid term outcome and quality of life after aortic valve replacement in elderly people: mechanical versus stentless biological valves. Heart 91:1023-9.

Tissue-Engeneering Nehrenheim L, Raschke S, Stefanski A, Barth M, Isabel Selig J, Barbian A, Fernández-Colino A, Stühler K, Mela P, Albert A , Lichtenberg A, Akhyari P Native aortic valve derived extracellular matrix hydrogel for three dimensional culture analyses with improved biomimetic properties. Biomed Mater. 2019 Apr 5;14(3):035014. doi: 10.1088/1748-605X Hämostaseologie

Hoffmann T, Assmann A, Dierksen A, Roussel E, Ullrich S, Lichtenberg A. Albert A , Sixt S (2018). A role for very low-dose recombinant activated factor VII in refractory bleeding after cardiac surgery: Lessons from an observational study. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Aug;156(2):544-554.e4 (Impact Factor: 3.501)

Blehm A, Schurr P, Lichtenberg A. Role of primary bacterial contamination of a pulmonary homograft for Ross operation: report of a case and review of the literature. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Sep;61(6):541-2. doi: 10.1055/s-0031-1293601. Epub 2012 Jan 3. Review.

Wolff G, Lin Y, Quade J, Bader S, Kosejian L, Brockmeyer M, Karathanos A, Parco C, Krieger T, Heinen Y, Perings S, Albert A , Icks A, Kelm M, Schulze V. Validation of National Cardiovascular Data Registry risk models for mortality, bleeding and acute kidney injury in interventional cardiology at a German Heart Center. Clin Res Cardiol. 2019 Jun 24. doi: 10.1007/s00392-019-01506-x

Albert A , Walter J, Arnrich B, Hassanein W, Rosendahl U, Bauer S, Ennker J (2004). On-line variable live-adjusted displays with internal and external risk-adjusted mortalities. A valuable method for benchmarking and early detection of unfavorable trends in cardiac surgery. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 25: 312-319.

Albert A A, Arnrich B, Walter JA, Hassanein WM, Rosendahl UP, Gehle P, Schön F, Ennker J (2004). Hyperkalemic blood versus crystalloid cardioplegia in longer clamping times. Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 12:115-20.

Albert A , Rosendahl U, Ennker J, Freund J (2004). 30-Tage follow-up in cardiac surgery: methods and costs. Gesundh Ökon Qual Manag 8:1-4.

Arnrich B, Albert A , Walter J (2005). PRISMA: Improving Risk Estimation with Parallel Logistic Regression Trees. Studies in Classification, Data Analysis, and Knowledge Organization, Springer, 87-94

Albert A , Sergeant P, Ennker J (2009). [Coronary artery bypass surgery: methods of performance monitoring and quality control]. Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 134:S214-9.

A. ALBERT, M. Thanner, E. Nagel, U. Rosendahl, I.C. Ennker, J. Ennker (2009). Transparenz med. Qualitätsdaten - ethische Bringschuld oder Instrument zur Schaffung unlauterer Wettbewerbsvorteile?; Dtsch Med Wochenschr 134: S6.

Albert A , Ujvari Z, Mauser M, Ennker J (2008). Cardiac surgery in the elderly: preoperative care and operative strategies. Dtsch Med Wochenschr 33:2393-402.

H Kamiya 1, H Dalyanoglu 1, P Akhyari 1, M Thöne 1, A Albert 1, D Miles-Kindgen 2, A Lichtenberg. Decision of therapy termination in cardiac surgery. Thorac cardiovasc Surg 2012; 60 - V18. DOI: 10.1055/s-0031-1297408

I.C. Ennker, A. Malkoc, D. Pietrowski, PM Vogt, J. Ennker, A. Albert (2009). The concept of negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) after poststernotomy mediastinitis - a single center expience with 54 Patients. J Cardiothorac Surg 12:5-11.

Arnrich B, Walter J, Albert A , Ennker E, Ritter H (2004). Data Mart based Research in Heart Surgery: Challenges and Benefit. Stud Health Technol Inform 107:8-12.

Arnrich B, Walter J, Albert A , Ennker J (2004).On Temporal Validity Analysis of Association Rules. Proceedings of the International Joint Meeting EuroMISE 35.

Ennker IC, Pietrowski D, Voehringer L, Kojcici B, Albert A , Vogt PM, Ennker J (2009). Surgical Debridement, vacuum therapy and Pectoralis plasty in poststernotomy Mediastinitis .J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 62:1479-83.

Walter J, Mortasawi A, Arnrich B, Albert A , Frerichs I, Rosendahl U, Ennker J (2003). Creatine clearance versus serum creatinine as a risk factor in cardiac surgery. Bio Med Central 3:4.

Mortasawi A, Arnrich B, Florath I, Rosendahl U, Albert A , Walter J, Ennker J (2003). Einfluß des Alters auf die postoperativen Komplikationen und Letalität in der Herzchirurgie. Herz 28:1-9.

Mortasawi A, Arnrich B, Rosendahl U, Albert A , Delmo-Walter E.M., Walter J, Ennker J (2003). Ist das Alter eine unabhängige Determinante der Letalität in der Herzchirurgie, wie es im EuroScore behauptet wird? Z Gerontol Geriat 2003; 36: 63-70 .

Ennker J, Bories J, Albert A (2007). Epidemiologie der Nierenerkrankung. Clin Res Cardiol 2; S6-S7.

Albert A , Walter J, Arnrich B, Rosendahl U, Ennker J (2004). Förderung von Transparenz und Qualitätskontrolle in der Herzchirurgie. Z Herz Thorax Gefäßchir 2004; 18,1:7-12.

Albert A , Walter J, Rosendahl U , Schröder T, Ennker J (2000). Wissensgewinnung aus Datenbanken mittels interaktivem Data Mining. In: Dokumentationsverfahren in der Herzchirurgie V. Steinkopff Verlag Darmstadt, S. 69-73.

Arnrich B, Walter J, Albert A , Ennker J (2004). Challenges and benefit of a data mart system in heart surgery. Z Herz Thorax Gefäßchir 18:13-19.

Albert A , Arnrich B, Walter J, Ennker J (2006). Interne Qualitäts – und Risikoanalyse. In: Ennker J, Zerkowski HR : Qualität und Risiko in der Herzchirurgie, Steinkopff Verlag Darmstadt, 49-58.

Ennker J, Bauer S, Albert A (2006). Risikomanagment in der Herzchirurgie – Prävention von Schadensfällen und typische Stolpersteine im Ernstfall. In: Ennker J, , Zerkowski HR : Qualität und Risiko in der Herzchirurgie, Steinkopff Verlag Darmstadt 35-41.

Ennker J, Bauer S, Albert A (2006). Transparenz herzchirurgischer Leistungen. In: Ennker J, Zerkowski HR : Qualität und Risiko in der Herzchirurgie, Steinkopff Verlag Darmstadt, 2006, 74-78 J.