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George M. Alfieris, M.D.


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Journal Articles

Swartz MF, Hutchinson DJ, Stauber SD, Taillie ER, Alfieris GM, Cholette JM. "Enoxaparin Reduces Catheter Associated Venous Thrombosis Following Infant Cardiac Surgery." The Annals of thoracic surgery.. 2021 May 29; Epub 2021 May 29.

Cholette J; Rubenstein J; Powers K; Alfieris G; Lerner N. "Cyanotic children undergoing open heart surgery do not appear to benefit from higher hemoglobin levels: Results of a restrictive v. liberal RBC transfusion strategy." Crit Care Med. 2010; 37(12S): A434.

Alfieris, GM; Gangemi, JJ; Schiralli, M; Swartz, M; Cholette, JM. "Modified repair of truncus arteriosus to maintain pulmonary artery architecture." Annals of Thoracic Surg. 2010; .

Cholette, JM; Rubenstein JS; Alfieris, GM; Powers, KS; Eaton, MP. "Children with single ventricle physiology do not benefit from higher hemoglobin levels following cavopulmonary connection: Results of prospective, randomized controlled trial of a restrictive v. liberal red cell transfusion strategy." Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. 2010; .

Mahar T, Katzman P, Alfieris G. "A case of fatal septic pulmonary embolus arising from an infected Sano conduit." Pediatric cardiology.. 2009 Feb; 30(2):181-3. Epub 2008 Jul 25.

Mahar T, Katzman P, Alfieris G. "A Case of Fatal Septic Pulmonary Embolus Arising from and Infected Sano Conduit." Pediatric Cardiology. 2009; 30(2): 181.

Cholette JM, Rubenstein JS, Alfieris GM, McDermott MP, Harmon WG, Vermilion R, Eaton MP, Gangemi JJ, Lerner NB. "Elevated risk of thrombosis in neonates undergoing initial palliative cardiac surgery." The Annals of thoracic surgery.. 2007 Oct; 84(4):1320-5.

Saad NE, Pegoli W, Alfieris GM, Waldman DL, Davis MG. "Endovascular Repair of a Traumatic Aortic Transection in a Pediatric Patient." Journal of Vascular Interventional Radiology. 2007; 18(3): 443-6.

Alfieris GM; Dadlani G; Vermilion R; Smith F; Atallah-Yunes N; Dawson DC; Cable R; Orav E; Kozlowski A; Gaum W; Lipshultz S. "Regional Sharing optimizes arterial switch outcomes." Progress in Pediatric Cardiology. 2005; 20(1).

Conner WC, Fink GW, McGinnis KM, Alfieris GM. "Surgical management of leiomyosarcoma of the mediastinum." The Annals of thoracic surgery.. 2004 Jan; 77(1):334-6.

Eaton M; Alfieris GM. "Hemispheric infarction in a patients with an undiagnosed vasculopathy treated with aprotinin." J Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia. 2004; 18(2): 194-196.

Steinberg J, Alfieris GM, Brandt B, Smith F, Byrum CJ, Fink GW, Halter J. "New approach to the surgical management of pulmonary arteriovenous malformations after cavopulmonary anastomosis." The Annals of thoracic surgery.. 2003 May; 75(5):1640-2.

Brogan TV; Alfieris GM. "Has the time come to rename the blalock-taussig shunt?" . Pediatric Critical Care and Medicine. 2003; 4(4): 450-453.

Steinberg JM; Alfieris GM; Brandt B; Fink G. "Treatment of pulmonary atriovenous malformations after cavopulmonary anastomosis utilizing an extra-cardiac hepatic venous to hemi-azygous bypass." Chest. 2001; 120(4): 174S.

Mehta PA, Cunningham CK, Colella CB, Alferis G, Weiner LB. "Risk factors for sternal wound and other infections in pediatric cardiac surgery patients." The Pediatric infectious disease journal.. 2000 Oct; 19(10):1000-4.

Ragosta KG, Alfieris G. "Chylothorax: a novel therapy." Critical care medicine.. 2000 Apr; 28(4):1208-9.

Portman MA, Panos AL, Xiao Y, Anderson DL, Alfieris GM, Ning XH, Lupinetti FM. "Influence of the pH of cardioplegic solutions on cellular energy metabolism and hydrogen ion flux during neonatal hypothermic circulatory arrest and reperfusion: a dynamic 31P nuclear magnetic resonance study in a pig model." The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery.. 1997 Oct; 114(4):601-8.

Wahl GW, Feins RH, Alfieres G, Bixby K. "Reinfusion of shed blood after coronary operation causes elevation of cardiac enzyme levels." The Annals of thoracic surgery.. 1992 Apr; 53(4):625-7.

Alfieris GM, Wing CW, Hoy GR. "Securing broviac catheters in children." Journal of pediatric surgery.. 1987 Sep; 22(9):825-6.

Cedarholm JC; Martin SE; Greene R; Oates J; Dunn D; Jones J; Alfieris GM; Churchwell Al; Liberman HA; Eisner RL; Patterson RE. "Can SPECT TI-201 determine the "aphysiological significance" of coronary stenosis?" . J Nucl Med. 1987; 28: 666.

Cholette JM, Rubenstein JS, Alfieris GM, Powers KS, Eaton MP,. "Children With Single Ventricle Physiology Do Not benefit from Higher Hemoglobin Levels Following Cavopulmonary Connection: Results of a Prospective, Randomized Controlled Trial of a Restrictive vs. Liberal Red Cell Transfusion Strategy. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 2011 Vol. 12, No. 1". .

Hannan EL, Cozzens KS, Samadashvili Z, Morley JN, Williams RG, Kulik TJ, Bierman FZ, Ruiz CE, Alfieris GM, Lamberti Jr. JJ, Gold JP. "Regulatory Efforts to Assess and Improve the Quality of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery in New York State. Progress in Pediatric Cardiology Vol.32, Issue 2; Dec 2011.".

Cholette JM, Henrichs KF, Powers KS, Alfieris GM, Phipps R, Spinelli S, Daugherty LE, Nazarian E, Rubenstein J, Swartz M, Gensini F, Eaton M, Sweeney D, Lerner NB, Blumberg N. "Washing Red Blood Cells and Platelets Transfused in Cardiac Surgery Reduces Post-operative Inflammation and Number of Transfusions: Results of a Prospective, Randomized, Controlled Clinical Trial. Ped Crit Care Med. 2012 May;13(3):290-9". .

Swartz MF, Sena A, Atallah-Yunes N, Meagher C, Cholette JM, Gensini F, Alfieris GM. "Decreased incidence of supravalvar pulmonary stenosis following arterial switch operation. Circulation. 2012 Sep 11;126(11Suppl1):S118-22.".

Alfieris GM, Swartz MF. "Technique for the Repair of Truncus Arteriosus to Maintain Pulmonary Artery Architecture. Op Tech Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2011:3:191-204.".

Swartz MF, Schiralli M, Angona R, Cholette JM, Gensini F, Alfieris GM. "The Effect of Repeat Sternotomy During Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Reconstruction. Cong Heart Dis. 2013 Mar; 8(2):142-8.".

Cholette JM, Powers KS, Alfieris GM, Angona R, Henrichs K, Masel D, Swartz MF, Daugherty E, Belmont K, Blumberg N. "Transfusion of cell saver salvaged blood in neonates and infants undergoing open heart surgery significantly reduces red blood cell and coagulant product transfusions and donor exposures: Results of a prospective, randomized, clinical trial". Ped Crit Care Med. 2013;14(2):137-147.

Hall AC, Miga DE, Leonard GT, Wang H, Kavey RE, Alfieris GM. "Percutaneous Balloon Dilation of Carpentier-Edwards Porcine-Valved Right Ventricle-to-Pulmonary Artery Conduits." Pediatr Cardiol. 2013 Apr;34(4):978-83.

Books & Chapters

Chapter Title: Congenital Heart Disease
Book Title: Principles of Surgery: Companion Handbook
Author List: Alfieris, GA
Edited By: Schwartz, SI
Published By: McGraw-Hill1993