Kliniken &… Kliniken Chirurgische Klinik… Herzchirurgie Über uns Mitarbeiter 2016


Publikationen 2016


Prof. Dr. med. Matthias Karck



Farag M, Borst T, Sabashnikov A, Zeriouh M, Schmack B, Arif R, Beller CJ, Popov AF, Kallenbach K, Ruhparwar A, Dohmen PM, Szabo G, Karck M, Weymann A (2016)

Surgery for infective Endocarditis: Outcomes and predictors of mortality in 360 consecutive patients.

Med Sci Monit. 2016 [accepted for publication]


Farag M, Arif R, Sabashnikov A, Zeriouh M, Popov AF, Ruhparwar A, Schmack B, Dohmen PM, Szabo G, Karck M, Weymann A (2016)

Repair or Replacement for Isolated Tricuspid Valve Pathology? Insights From a Surgical Analysis on Long-Term Survival.

Med Sci Monit. 2016 [accepted for publication]


Arif R, Farag M, Zaradzki M, Reissfelder C, Pianka F, Bruckner T, Kremer J, Franz M, Ruhparwar A, Szabo G, Beller CJ, Karck M, Kallenbach K, Weymann A (2016)

Ischemic Colitis after Cardiac Surgery: Can We Foresee the Threat?

PLoS ONE 11(12): e0167601. doi:10.1371/ journal.pone.0167601


Weymann A, Ruhparwar A, Karck M (2016)

Management of abdominal stent graft infection with cryopreserved aortic allograft.

Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2016 Nov;24(9):904. Epub 2014 Apr 14.


Farag M, Nikolic M, Arif R, Schmack B, Sabashnikov A, Zeriouh M, Popov AF, Ruhparwar A, Karck M, Weymann A (2016)

Cardiac Surgery in Patients with Previous Hepatic or Renal Transplantation: a Pair-Matched Study.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Nov 17. pii: S0003-4975(16)31161-4. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.08.092. [Epub ahead of print]


Weymann A, Farag M, Sabashnikov A, Fatullayev J, Zeriouh M, Schmack B, Arif R, Müller F, Alt C, Raake P, Prakash Patil N, Popov AF, Rüdiger Simon A, Karck M, Ruhparwar A; Heidelberg-Cologne-Harefield Cardiothoracic Transplantation & Mechanical Circulatory Support Outcomes Research Group (2016)

Central Extracorporeal Life Support With Left Ventricular Decompression to Berlin Heart Excor: A Reliable "Bridge to Bridge" Strategy in Crash and Burn Patients.

Artif Organs. 2016 Nov 8. doi: 10.1111/aor.12792. [Epub ahead of print]


Kremer J, Farag M, Arif R, Brcic A, Sabashnikov A, Schmack B, Popov AF, Karck M, Dohmen PM, Ruhparwar A, Weymann A (2016)

Total Artificial Heart Implantation after undifferentiated high-grade Sarcoma Excision.

Med Sci Monit Basic Res. 2016 Nov 2;22:128-131.


Samak M, Fatullayev J, Sabashnikov A, Zeriouh M, Schmack B, Ruhparwar A, Karck M, Popov AF, Dohmen PM, Weymann A (2016)

Total arterial revascularization: bypassing antiquated notions to better alternatives for coronary artery disease.

Med Sci Monit Basic Res. 2016 Oct 4;22:107-114


Korkmaz-Icöz S, Lehner A, Li S, Vater A, Radovits T, Brune M, Ruppert M, Sun X, Brlecic P, Zorn M, Karck M, Szabó G (2016)

Left ventricular pressure-volume measurements and myocardial gene expression profile in type 2 diabetic Goto-Kakizaki rats.

Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2016 Oct 1;311(4):H958-H971. doi: 0.1152/ajpheart.00956.2015. Epub 2016 Aug 12


Kamiya H, Schilling M, Akhyari P, Ruhparwar A, Kallenbach K, Karck M, Lichtenberg A (2016)

Outcome analysis for prediction of early and long-term survival in patients receiving intra-aortic balloon pumping after cardiac surgery.

Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 Oct;64(10):584-91. doi: 10.1007/s11748-016-0679-3. Epub 2016 Jul 25


Schmack B, Weymann A, Mohite P, Garcia Saez D, Zych B, Sabashnikov A, Zeriouh M, Schamroth J, Koch A, Soresi S, Ananiadou O, De Robertis F, Karck M, Simon AR, Popov AF (2016)

Contemporary review of the organ care system in lung transplantation: potential advantages of a portable ex-vivo lung perfusion system.

Expert Review of Medical Devices 2016; doi: 10.1080/17434440.2016.1243464


Ruppert M, Korkmaz-Icöz S, Li S, Németh BT, Hegedüs P, Brlecic P, Mátyás C, Zorn M, Merkely B, Karck M, Radovits T, Szabó G (2016)

Myocardial reverse remodeling after pressure unloading is associated with maintained cardiac mechanoenergetics in a rat model of left ventricular hypertrophy.

Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2016 Sep 1;311(3):H592-603. doi: 10.1152/ajpheart.00085.2016. Epub 2016 Jun 24


Schmack B, Weymann A, Zych B, Sabashnikov A, Grossekettler L, Ruhparwar A, Karck M, Simon AR, Popov AF (2016)

Extrakorporale Unterstützungsverfahren bei Lungentransplantation.

Z Herz-Thorax-Gefäßchir. 2016; doi:10.1007/s00398-016-0090-5


Schmack B, Karck M, Weymann A (2016)

Right Coronary Artery To Coronary Sinus Fistula.

Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2016 Jun;24(5):487. doi: 10.1177/0218492314561099. Epub 2014 Nov 14


Engelhardt S, Wolf I, Al-Maisary S, Schmidt H, Meinzer HP, Karck M, De Simone R (2016)

Intraoperative Quantitative Mitral Valve Analysis Using Optical Tracking Technology.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 May;101(5):1950-6. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.01.018


Korkmaz-Icöz S, Al Said S, Radovits T, Li S, Brune M, Hegedűs P, Atmanli A, Ruppert M, Brlecic P, Lehmann LH, Lahrmann B, Grabe N, Yoshikawa Y, Yasui H, Most P, Karck M, Szabó G (2016)

Oral treatment with a zinc complex of acetylsalicylic acid prevents diabetic cardiomyopathy in a rat model of type-2 diabetes: activation of the Akt pathway.

Cardiovasc Diabetol. 2016 May 6;15(1):75. doi: 10.1186/s12933-016-0383-8.


Schmack B, Weymann A, Popov AF, Patil NP, Sabashnikov A, Kremer J, Farag M, Brcic A, Lichtenstern C, Karck M, Ruhparwar A (2016)

Concurrent LVAD implantation and percutaneous RVAD support via CardiacAssist ProtekDuo TandemHeart to pre-empt right heart failure.

Med Sci Monit Basic Res. 2016 May 5;22:53-7. doi: 10.12659/MSMBR.898897.


Schmack B, Karck M, Weymann A (2014)

Diffuse Left Coronary Artery Fistulae.

Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2016 May;24(4):402. doi: 10.1177/0218492314559985. Epub 2014 Nov 5.


Schmidt C, Wiedmann F, Voigt N, Zhou XB, Heijman J, Lang S, Albert V, Kallenberger S, Ruhparwar A, Szabó G, Kallenbach K, Karck M, Borggrefe M, Biliczki P, Ehrlich JR, Baczkó I, Lugenbiel P, Schweizer PA, Donner BC, Katus HA, Dobrev D, Thomas D (2016)

Response to Letter Regarding Article, "Upregulation of K2P3.1 K+ Current Causes Action Potential Shortening in Patients With Chronic Atrial Fibrillation".

Circulation. 2016 Mar 15;133(11):e440-1. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.115.020662.


Boening A, Karck M, Conzelmann LO, Easo J, Krüger T, Rylski B, Weigang E(2016)

German Registry for Acute Aortic Dissection Type A: Structure, Results, and Future Perspectives.

Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 Mar 14. [Epub ahead of print]


Al-Maisary S, Graser B, Engelhardt S, Wolf I, Karck M, De Simone R (2016)

The geometrical effect of different annuloplasty rings on mitral valve annulus.

J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 2016 May 6. [Epub ahead of print]


Korkmaz-Icöz S, Atmanli A, Radovits T, Li S, Hegedüs P, Ruppert M, Brlecic P, Yoshikawa Y, Yasui H, Karck M, Szabó G (2015)

Administration of zinc complex of acetylsalicylic acid after the onset of myocardial injury protects the heart by upregulation of antioxidant enzymes.

J Physiol Sci. 2016 Mar;66(2):113-25. doi: 10.1007/s12576-015-0403-6. Epub 2015 Oct 23.


Engelhardt S, De Simone R, Al-Maisary S, Kolb S, Karck M, Meinzer HP, Wolf I (2016)

Accuracy evaluation of a mitral valve surgery assistance system based on optical tracking.

Int J Comput Assist Radiol Surg. 2016 Feb 25. [Epub ahead of print]


Arif R, Farag M, Gertner V, Szabó G, Weymann A, Veres G, Ruhparwar A, Bekeredjian R, Bruckner T, Karck M, Kallenbach K, Beller CJ (2016)

Female Gender and Differences in Outcome after Isolated Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: Does Age Play a Role?

PLoS One. 2016 Feb 4;11(2):e0145371. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0145371. eCollection 2016.


Seppelt PC, Schwill S, Weymann A, Arif R, Weber A, Zaradzki M, Richter K, Ensminger S, Robinson PN, Wagner AH, Karck M, Kallenbach K (2016)

Loss of Endothelial Barrier in Marfan Mice (mgR/mgR) Results in Severe Inflammation after Adenoviral Gene Therapy.

PLoS One. 2016 Feb 3;11(2):e0148012. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0148012. eCollection 2016


Arif R, De Simone R, Karck M, Auch-Schwelk W (2016)

Coronary Stenosis Associated with a Giant Coronary Aneurysm.

J Card Surg. 2016 Feb;31(2):98-9. doi: 10.1111/jocs.12658. Epub 2015 Dec 2


Hegedűs P, Li S, Korkmaz-Icöz S, Radovits T, Mayer T, Al Said S, Brlecic P, Karck M, Merkely B, Szabó G (2016)

Dimethyloxalylglycine treatment of brain-dead donor rats improves both donor and graft left ventricular function after heart transplantation.

J Heart Lung Transplant. 2016 Jan;35(1):99-107. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2015.06.016. Epub 2015 Jul 4.


Veres G, Hegedűs P, Barnucz E, Schmidt H, Radovits T, Zöller R, Karck M, Szabó G (2016)

TiProtec preserves endothelial function in a rat model.

J Surg Res. 2016 Jan;200(1):346-55. doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2015.06.062. Epub 2015 Jul 2.