Kliniken & Institute … Kliniken Chirurgische Klinik… Herzchirurgie Über uns Mitarbeiter 2018


Publikationen 2018


Prof. Dr. med. Matthias Karck



Kreusser MM, Tschierschke R, Beckendorf J, Baxmann T, Frankenstein L, Dösch AO, Schultz JH, Giannitsis E, Pleger ST, Ruhparwar A, Karck M, Katus HA, Raake PW (2018)

The need for dedicated advanced heart failure units to optimize heart failure care: impact of optimized advanced heart failure unit care on heart transplant outcome in high-risk patients.

ESC Heart Fail. 2018 Dec;5(6):1108-1117. doi: 10.1002/ehf2.12314. Epub 2018 Jul 9.


Korkmaz-Icöz S, Li S, Loganathan S, Radovits T, Ruppert M, Brlecic P, Sayour AA, Veres G, Fleming T, Brune M, Most P, Karck M, Szabó G (2018)

Impairment of the Akt pathway in transplanted Type 1 diabetic hearts is associated with post-transplant graft injury.

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2018 Dec 1;27(6):884-894. doi: 10.1093/icvts/ivy188.


Korkmaz-Icöz S, Brlecic P, Ruppert M, Radovits T, Karck M, Szabó G (2018)

Mechanical pressure unloading therapy reverses thoracic aortic structural and functional changes in a hypertensive rat model.

J Hypertens. 2018 Dec;36(12):2350-2361. doi: 10.1097/HJH.0000000000001853.


Mkalaluh S, Szczechowicz M, Dib B, Weymann A, Szabo G, Karck M (2018)

Open surgical thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair: The Heidelberg experience.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Dec;156(6):2067-2073. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.05.081. Epub 2018 Jun 6.


Schmidt C, Wiedmann F, El-Battrawy I, Fritz M, Ratte A, Beller CJ, Lang S, Rudic B, Schimpf R, Akin I, Karck M, Borggrefe M, Katus HA, Zhou XB, Thomas D (2018)

Reduced Na+ Current in Native Cardiomyocytes of a Brugada Syndrome Patient Associated With ß-2-Syntrophin Mutation.

Circ Genom Precis Med. 2018 Nov;11(11):e002263. doi: 10.1161/CIRCGEN.118.002263. No abstract available.


Schnuelle P, Benck U, Krämer BK, Yard BA, Zuckermann A, Wagner F, Szabo G, Borggrefe M, Karck M, Gummert J (2018)

Impact of Donor Core Body Temperature on Graft Survival After Heart Transplantation.

Transplantation. 2018 Nov;102(11):1891-1900. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000002337.


Veres G, Schmidt H, Hegedus P, Korkmaz-Icöz S, Radovits T, Loganathan S, Brlecic P, Li S, Karck M, Szabó G (2018)

Is internal thoracic artery resistant to reperfusion injury? Evaluation of the storage of free internal thoracic artery grafts.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Oct;156(4):1460-1469. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.05.079. Epub 2018 Jun 8.


Engelke J, Karmonik C, Rengier F, Partovi S, Popov AF, Osswald A, Arif R, Schmack B, Raake P, Simon AR, Doesch A, Weymann A, Lotz J, Karck M, Ruhparwar A (2018)

Competing Flow Between Partial Circulatory Support and Native Cardiac Output: A Clinical Computational Fluid Dynamics Study.

ASAIO J. 2018 Sep/Oct;64(5):636-642. doi: 10.1097/MAT.0000000000000701.


Ruppert M, Korkmaz-Icöz S, Loganathan S, Jiang W, Lehmann L, Oláh A, Sayour AA, Barta BA, Merkely B, Karck M, Radovits T, Szabó G (2018)

Pressure-volume analysis reveals characteristic sex-related differences in cardiac function in a rat model of aortic banding-induced myocardial hypertrophy.

Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2018 Sep 1;315(3):H502-H511. doi: 10.1152/ajpheart.00202.2018. Epub 2018 May 25.


Mkalaluh S, Szczechowicz M, Torabi S, Sabashnikov A, Mashhour A, Karck M, Weymann A (2018)

Surgical Treatment of Cardiac Metastases: Analysis of a 13-Year Single-Center Experience.

Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Aug 9. doi: 10.1055/s-0038-1667319. [Epub ahead of print]


Veres G, Hagenhoff M, Schmidt H, Radovits T, Loganathan S, Bai Y, Korkmaz-Icöz S, Brlecic P, Sayour AA, Karck M, Szabó G (2018)

Targeting Phosphodiesterase-5 by Vardenafil Improves Vascular Graft Function.

Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2018 Aug;56(2):256-263. doi: 10.1016/j.ejvs.2018.03.025. Epub 2018 May 1.


Schmack B, Grossekettler L, Weymann A, Schamroth J, Sabashnikov A, Raake PW, Popov AF, Mansur A, Karck M, Schwenger V, Ruhparwar A (2018)

Prognostic relevance of hemodialysis for short-term survival in patients after LVAD implantation.

Sci Rep. 2018 Jun 4;8(1):8546. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-26515-0.


Schmack B, Weymann A, Ruschitzka F, Autschbach R, Raake PW, Jurrmann N, Menon AK, Karck M, Wilhelm MJ, Ruhparwar A (2018)

Successful support of biventricular heart failure patients by new EXCOR® Adult pumps with bileaflet valves: a prospective study.

Clin Res Cardiol. 2018 May;107(5):413-420. doi: 10.1007/s00392-017-1200-4. Epub 2018 Jan 2.


Mkalaluh S, Szczechowicz M, Dib B, Sabashnikov A, Szabo G, Karck M, Weymann A (2018)

Early and long-term results of minimally invasive mitral valve surgery through a right mini-thoracotomy approach: a retrospective propensity-score matched analysis.

PeerJ. 2018 May 28;6:e4810. doi: 10.7717/peerj.4810. eCollection 2018.


Morath B, Green K, Zaradzki M, Heid J, Karck M, Hoppe-Tichy T (2018)

Subtherapeutic valproic acid plasma concentrations under concomitant dipyrone therapy in an epilepsy patient-a case report.

Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 2018 May;74(5):675-677. doi: 10.1007/s00228-018-2417-5. Epub 2018 Jan 23. No abstract available.


Kremer J, Mutters NT, Karck M, Last K (2018)

Pulmonary Valve Prosthesis Endocarditis Caused By Coxiella burnetii.

Thorac Cardiovasc Surg Rep. 2018 Jan;7(1):e47-e49. doi: 10.1055/s-0038-1675841. Epub 2018 Nov 29.


Szczechowicz M, Mkalaluh S, Farag M, Mashhour A, Loukanov T, Kolcz J, Karck M, Weymann A (2018)

Pulmonary valve and right ventricular outflow tract surgery in adults: 23-year experience.

Kardiol Pol. 2018;76(3):602-610. doi: 10.5603/KP.a2017.0260. Epub 2018 Jan 3.