PD Dr. med. Pascal André Berdat - Herzchirurgie, Zürich - Publikationen


Original articles

1. Vogt PR, Berdat P, Maurer D, Attenhofer-Jost CH. Das Aneurysma der Aorta Ascendens: Eine Zeitbombe! Mittelpunkt 2013;2:
2. Scharf C, Berdat PA, Vogt PR. Defekte Herzschrittmacher-Elektroden mittels Laser ohne offene Operation entfernen. Mittelpunkt 2013;1:
3. Berdat PA. Herausforderungen der modernen Mitralklappenrekonstruktion. Mittelpunkt 2010;
4. Savolainen H, Meier B, Berdat P. Lääkäri potilaana. Lääkärilehti 2010;23:2118-23.55.
5. Pfammatter JP, Casaulta C, Pavlovic M, Berdat PA, Frey U, Carrel TP. Important Excess Morbidity Due to Upper Airway Anomalies in the Perioperative Course in Infant Cardiac Surgery. Ann Thorac Surg 2006;81:1008-12.
6. Berdat PA, Lavanchy JL, Schönhoff F, Pavlovic M, Pfammatter JP, Carrel TP. Growth Potential of U-clip interrupted vs. polypropylene running suture Anastomosis in Congenital Cardiac Surgery: Intermediate Term Results. Interactive Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 2009;9:565-70.
7. Banz Y, Rieben R, Zobrist C, Meier P, Shaw S, Lanz J, Carrel TP, Berdat PA. Addition of Dextran Sulfate to Blood Cardioplegia attenuates Reperfusion Injury in a Porcine Model of Cardiopulmonary Bypass. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2008;34:653-60.
8. Stalder M, Staffelbach S, Immer FF, Englberger L, Berdat PA, Eckstein FS, Carrel TP. Aortic root replacement does not affect outcome and quality of life. Ann Thorac Surg 2007;84 :775-80.
9. Huber CH, Goeber V, Berdat P, Carrel T, Eckstein F. Benefits of cardiac surgery in octagenerians .- postoperative quality of life assessment. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2007;31:1099-105.
10. Schönhoff F, Schmidli J, Eckstein FS, Berdat PA, Immer FF, Carrel TP. The frozen elephant trunk: An interesting hybride endovascular-surgical technique to treat complex pathologies of the thoracic aorta. J Vasc Surg 2007;45:597-9.
11. Savolainen H, Berdat PA, Nand, Ullal, Long, Carrel TP. Warm versus cold heart surgery in diabetics. The Cardiology 2006;2:1-6.
12. Berdat PA, Carrel TP. Off-pump pulmonary valve replacement with the new Shelhigh Injectable Stented Pulmonic Valve. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2006;131:1192-3.
13. Pavlovic M, Schaller A, Ammann RA, Pfammatter JP, Berdat P, Carrel T, Gallati S. Sodium pump reduction correlates with aortic clamp time in pediatric heart surgery. Exp Biol Med 2006;231:1300-5.
14. Pavlovic M, Schaller A, Ammann RA, Sanz J, Pfammatter JP, Carrel T, Berdat P, Gallati S. Reduced atrial connexin43 expression after pediatric heart surgery. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 2006;342:310-5.
15. Immer FF, Krähenbühl E, Hagen U, Stalder M, Berdat PA, Eckstein FS, Schmidli J, Carrel TP. Large area of the false lumen favors secondary dilatation of the aorta after acute type A dissection. Circulation 2005;112(9 Suppl):I249-52.
16. Immer F, Hagen U, Berdat PA, Eckstein F, Carrel TP. Risk factors for secondary dilatation of the aorta after acute type A aortic dissection. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2005;27:654-7.
17. Immer F, Althaus S, Berdat PA, Saner H, Carrel TP. Quality of life and specific problems after cardiac surgery in adolescents and adults with congenital heart diseases. Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 2005;12:138-43.
18. Pavlovic M, Schaller A, Pfammatter JP, Carrel TP, Berdat PA, Gallati S. Age-dependent suppression of SERCA2a mRNA in pediatric atrial myocardium. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 2005;326:344-8.
19. Nydegger UE, Tevaearai H, Berdat P, Rieben R, Carrel T, Mohacsi P, Flegel WA. Histo-Blood Group Antigens as Allo- and Autoantigens. Ann NY Acad Sci 2005;1050:40-50.
20. Pavlovic M, Schaller A, Steiner B, Berdat P, Carrel T, Pfammatter JP, Ammann R, Gallati S. Gender Modulates the Expression of Ca-Regulating Proteins in Pediatric Atrial Myocardium. Exp Biol Med 2005;230:853-9.
21. Schmidli J, Do DD, Triller J, Baumgartner I, Berdat P, Widmer F, Mahler F, Carrel T. A less invasive approach to repair the aortic arch using a “partial or complete debranching” of the supraaortic vessels. Cardiovasc Med 2005;8:82-88.
22. Berdat PA, Immer FF, Pfammatter JP, Carrel TP. Reoperations in adults with congenital heart disease: Analysis of early outcome. Int J Cardiol 2004;93:239-45.
23. Carrel TP, Eckstein FS, Englberger L, Schmidli J, Berdat PA. Clinical experience with devices for facilitated anastomoses in CABG surgery. Ann Thorac Surg 2004;77:1110-20.
24. Carrel T, Berdat PA, Pavlovic M, Shukanov S, Pfammatter JP. Surgery of the Aortic Root and Ascending Aorta in Pediatric and Adolescent Patients: Techniques and Results. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2003;24:249-54.
25. Berdat PA, Eichenberger E, Ebell J, Gygax E, Zobrist C, Pfammatter JP, Pavlovic M, Carrel TP. Elimination of pro-inflammatory cytokines in pediatric cardiac surgery: Analysis of filter type and ultrafiltration strategy. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2004;127:1688-96.
26. Englberger L, Immer FF, Eckstein FS, Berdat PA, Haeberli A, Carrel TP. Off-pump coronary artery bypass (OPCAB) operation does not increase procoagulant and fibrinolytic activity: preliminary results. Ann Thorac Surg 2004;77:1560-6.
27. Barmettler H, Immer FF, Berdat PA, Eckstein FS, Kipfer B, Carrel TP. Risk stratification in thoracic aortic surgery: should the EuroScore be modified? Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2004;25:691-4.
28. Carrel TP, Beyeler L, Schnyder A, Zurmühle P, Kipfer B, Berdat P, Schmidli J, Eckstein F. Reoperations and late adverse outcome in Marfan patients following cardiovascular surgery. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2004;25:671-5.
29. Carrel TP, Fäh B, Englberger L, Berdat P, Eberli F, Meier B. Impact of clopidogrel in coronary artery bypass grafting. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2004;26:96-101.
30. Berdat PA, Müller K, Englberger L, Kipfer B, Eckstein FS, Carrel TP. Totally arterial off-pump vs. on-pump coronary revascularization: Comparison of early outcome. J Card Surg 2004;19:1-6.
31. Berdat PA, Müller K, Englberger L, Kipfer B, Eckstein FS, Carrel TP. Totally arterial off-pump vs. on-pump coronary revascularization: Comparison of early outcome. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery 2004;3:176-81.
32. Berdat PA, Serraf A, Belli E, Lacour-Gayet F, Planché C, Carrel TP. Additional pulmonary blood flow in Glenn anastomosis has no adverse effect on outcome of later TCPC. Thorac Cardiovascular Surgeon 2004;52:280-6.
33. Berdat PA, Serraf A, Belli E, Lacour-Gayet F, Planché C, Carrel TP. Additional pulmonary blood flow has no adverse effect on outcome after bi-directional cavopulmonary anastomosis. Ann Thorac Surg 2005;79:29-37.
34. Pfammatter JP, Berdat P, Carrel T. Impaired poststenotic aortic pulsatility after hemodynamically ideal coarctation repair in children. Pediatr Cardiol 2004;25:495-9.
35. Göber V, Berdat PA, Pavlovic M, Pfammatter JP, Carrel TP. Adverse mid-term outcome following RVOT reconstruction using the Contegra valved bovine jugular vein. Ann Thorac Surg 2005;79:625-31.
36. Berdat PA, Ebell J, Eichenberger E, Gygax E, Zobrist C, Pfammatter JP, Pavlovic M, Carrel TP. Einfluss von Ultrafiltrationsmethoden und Filtertypen auf die Elimination inflammatorischer Zytokine in der Kinderherzchirurgie. Z Herz Thorax Gefässchirurgie 2004;18:1-9.
37. Immer FF, Lippeck C, Barmettler H, Berdat PA, Eckstein FS, Kipfer B, Saner H, Schmidli J, Carrel TP. Improvement of quality of life after surgery on the thoracic aorta: effect of antegrade cerebral perfusio and short duration of deep hypothermic circulatory arrest. Circulation 2004;110(11 Suppl):II250-5.
38. Gegouskov VA, Eckstein FS, Kipfer B, Berdat PA, Immer FF, Schmidli J, Seiler C, Zobrist C, Carrel TP. [The Sorin Pericardial Bioprosthesis – a Stentless Aortic Valve with excellent hemodynamic properties]. Swiss Surg 2003;9:247-52.
39. Immer FF, Immer-Bansi A, Trachsel N, Berdat PA, Eigenmann V, Curatolo M, Carrel TP. Pain treatment witn a COX-2 inhibitor after coronary artery bypass surgery: A randomized trial. Ann Thorac Surg 2003;75:490-5.
40. Immer FF, Berdat PA, Immer-Bansi AS, Eckstein FS, Schmid F, Müller S, Saner H, Carrel TP. Benefit in quality of life after off-pump versus on-pump coronary bypass surgery. Ann Thorac Surg 2003;76:27-31.
41. Berdat PA, Wehrle, Küng, Achermann, Carrel, Nydegger. Age-related analysis of normal cytokine levels in healthy infants.Clin Chem Lab Med 2003;41:1335-9.
42. Berdat PA, Pfammatter JP, Pavlovic M, Carrel TP. A new clip device for the construction of vascular interrupted anastomosis in congenital cardiac surgery. Heart Surg Forum 2003;6:358-61.
43. Berdat PA, Goeber V, Carrel TP. Extra-anatomic aortic bypass for complex recoarctation and hypoplastic aortic arch. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery (Eur J Cardiothorac Surg) 2003;2:133-7.
44. Immer FF, Berdat PA, Carrel TP. Quality of life in mitral valve surgery: differences between reconstruction and replacement. J Heart Valv Dis 2003;12:162-8.
45. Carrel TP, Berdat P, Englberger L, Eckstein F, Immer F, Seiler C, Kipfer B, Schmidli J. Aortic root replacement with a new stentless aortic valve xenograft conduit: preliminary hemodynamic results. J Heart Valv Dis 2003;12(6):752-7.
46. Berdat PA, Kipfer B, Immer FF, Pfammatter JP, Carrel T. Facilitated vascular interrupted anastomosis in cardiovascular surgery with a new clip device. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2002;124:1256-8.
47. Carrel T, Berdat P, Pavlovic M, Pfammatter JP. The bovine jugular vein: a totally integrated valved conduit to repair the right ventricular outflow. J Heart Valve Dis 2002;11:552-6.
48. Englberger L, Markart P, Eckstein FS, Immer FF, Berdat PA, Carrel TP. Aprotinin reduces blood loss in off-pump coronary artery bypass (OPCAB) surgery. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2002;22:545-51.
49. Englberger L, Kipfer B, Berdat PA, Nydegger UE, Carrel TP. Aprotinin in coronary operation with cardiopulmonary bypass: does "low-dose" aprotinin inhibit the inflammatory response? Ann Thorac Surg 2002;73:1897-904.
50. Immer FF, Barmettler H, Berdat PA, Immer-Bansi AS, Englberger L, Krahenbuhl ES, Carrel TP. Effects of deep hypothermic circulatory arrest on outcome after resection of ascending aortic aneurysm. Ann Thorac Surg 2002;74:422-5.
51. Immer FF, Krähenbuhl E, Immer-Bansi AS, Berdat PA, Kipfer B, Eckstein FS, Saner H, Carrel TP. Quality of life after interventions on the thoracic aorta with deep hypothermic circulatory arrest. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2002;21:10-4.
52. Pfammatter JP, Wagner B, Berdat P, Bachmann DC, Pavlovic M, Pfenninger J, Carrel T. Procedural factors associated with early postoperative arrhythmias after repair of congenital heart defects. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2002;123:258-62.
53. Wettstein R, Erni D, Berdat P, Rothenfluh D, Banic A. Radical sternectomy and primary musculocutaneous flap reconstruction to control sternal osteitis. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2002;123:1185-90.
54. Immer FF, Maillard Ch, Smitmanns L, Eckstein FS, Berdat PA, Carrel TP. [Surgery of the mitral valve: an overview of actual results and trends]. Kardiovask Medizin 2002;5:393-8.
55. Kipfer B, Friedli B, Berdat PA, Immer FF, Stalder M, Carrel TP. Malperfusion adversely affects ealry and late outcome in type A- and B aortic dissection. Thorac Cardiovasc Surgeon 2001; 49(Suppl I):7-8.
56. Pfammatter JP, Pavlovic M, Berdat P, Carrel T. Dilation of the ascending aorta in childhood: 4 cases without obvious predisposing disease. Cardiol Young 2001;11:169-72.
57. Carrel T, Berdat P, Kipfer B, Eckstein F, Schmidli J. The reversed and bidirectional elephant trunk technique in the treatment of complex aortic aneurysms. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2001;122:587-91.
58. Pfammatter JP, Bachmann DCG, Wagner BP, Pavlovic M, Berdat P, Carrel T, Pfenninger J. Early postoperative arrhythmias after open-heart procedures in children with congenital heart disease. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2001;2:217-22.
59. Berdat PA, Chatterjee T, Pfammatter JP, Windecker S, Meier B, Carrel T. Surgical management of complications after transcatheter closure of an atrial septal defect or patent foramen ovale. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2000;120:1034-9.
60. Pfammatter JP, Berdat P, Hämmerli M, Carrel T. Pediatric cardiac surgery after exclusively echocardiography-based diagnostic work-up. Int J Cardiol 2000;74:185-90.
61. Carrel TP, Berdat PA, Robe J, Gysi J, Nguyen T, Kipfer B, Althaus U. Outcome of thoracoabdominal aortic operations using deep hypothermia and distal exsanguination. Ann Thorac Surg 2000;69:692-5.
62. Schaffer R, Berdat P, Stolle B, Pfammatter JP, Stocker F, Carrel T. Surgery of the complete atrioventricular canal: relationship between age at operation, mitral regurgitation, size of the ventricular septum defect, additional malformations and early postoperative outcome. Cardiology 1999;91:231-5.
63. Carrel T, Berdat P, Walpoth B, Kipfer B, Hess OM, Neidhart P, Robe J, Sieber T, Althaus U. Intra- and postoperative quality control in minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass (MIDCAB) surgery. Schweiz Med Wochenschr 1999;129:951-6.
64. Carrel TP, Klingenmann W, Mohacsi PJ, Berdat P, Althaus U. Perioperative bleeding and thromboembolic risk during non-cardiac surgery in patients with mechanical prosthetic heart valves: an institutional review. J Heart Valve Dis 1999;8:392-8.
65. Nguyen B, Muller M, Kipfer B, Berdat P, Walpoth B, Althaus U, Carrel T. Different techniques of distal aortic repair in acute type A dissection: impact on late aortic morphology and reoperation. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 1999;15:496-500; discussion 500-1.
66. Pfammatter JP, Berdat PA, Carrel TP, Stocker FP. Pediatric open heart operations without diagnostic cardiac catheterization. Ann Thorac Surg 1999;68:532-6.
67. Berdat P, Kipfer B, Fischer G, Neidhart P, Mohacsi P, Althaus U, Carrel T. [Conventional heart surgery with the fast-track-method: experiences from a pilot study]. Schweiz Med Wochenschr 1998;128:1737-42.
68. Fischer G, Berdat PA, Carrel T. [Fast-track cardiac surgery: Possibilities of early discharge and rehabilitation]. Praxis 1998;7:4-8.
69. Walpoth BH, Bosshard A, Kipfer B, Berdat PA, Althaus U, Carrel T. Failed coronary artery bypass anastomosis detected by intraoperative coronary flow measurement. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 1998;14 Suppl 1:S76-81.
70. Walpoth BH, Bosshard A, Genyk I, Kipfer B, Berdat PA, Hess OM, Althaus U, Carrel TP. Transit-time flow measurement for detection of early graft failure during myocardial revascularization. Ann Thorac Surg 1998;66:1097-100.


Reviews
1. Berdat PA, Carrel TP. Challenges in modern mitral repair. [Herausforderungen der modernen Mitralklappenrekonstruktion] Swiss Medical Forum 2007;7:247-53.
2. Berdat PA, Carrel TP. Chronic ischemic mitral regurgitation – A Diagnostic and Therapeutical Challenge. Cardiovasc Med 2007;7:271-8.
3. Nydegger UE, Tevaearai H, Berdat P, Rieben R, Carrel T, Mohacsi P, Flegel W. Histo-Blood Group Antigens as Allo- and Autoantigens. Ann NY Acad Sci 2005;1050:1-12.
4. Carrel TP, Eckstein FS, Englberger L, Berdat PA, Schmidli J. Clinical experience with devices for facilitated anastomoses in coronary artery bypass surgery. Ann Thorac Surg 2004;77:1110-20.
5. Immer FF, Lippeck C, Barmettler H, Berdat PA, Eckstein FS, Kipfer B, Schmidli J, Carrel TP. Improvement of Quality of life after surgery on the thoracic aorta: Effect of antegrade cerebral perfusion and short duration of DHCA. Circulation 2004;110(11 Suppl 1):II250-5.
6. Widmer M, Nydegger U, Berdat PA, Carrel TP. Interaktives Lernen macht Freude. SAEZ 2004;19:998-1001.
7. Berdat PA, Schmidli J, Carrel TP. [Surgical treatment strategies for aneurysms and dissection of the thoracic aorta]. Swiss Medical Forum 2003;3:39-50.
8. Carrel T, Englberger L, Berdat PA. Acute infective endocarditis: are we operating too late? Cardiovasc Med 2003;6:365-73.
9. Berdat PA, Gygax E, Nydegger U, Carrel T. Short- and long-term mechanical cardiac assistance. Int J Artif Organs 2001;24:263-73.
10. Pfammatter JP, Berdat P, Carrel T. [New approaches in cardiac surgery for the therapy of congenital heart disease]. Ther Umsch 2001;58:105-10.
11. Carrel T, Berdat P, Schmidli J. Cardiovascular interventions during oncologic surgery: technical principles and mid-term survival. Vasa 2000;29:133-7.
12. Berdat PA, Carrel TP. [Actual trends in heart valve surgery]. Medizinspiegel 1999;5:30-5.


Case reports
1. Schoenhoff F, Delacretaz E, Schwick N, Triller J, Carrel TP, Berdat PA. Replacement of Large Main Pulmonary Artery and Ascending Aortic Aneurysms Followed by Pacemaker Lead Implantation Through a Persistent Left Superior Vena Cava. Circulation 2006;
2. Gamma R, Seiler J, Moschovitis G, Mohacsi P, Berdat P, Zenklusen R, Tüller D, Walpoth N. Giant coronary artery fistula complicated by cardiac tamponade. Int J Cardiol 2006;107:413-4.
3. Andres R, Berdat PA, Baur HR, Carrel T. Schwere embolische Komplikation nach chirurgischer Radiofrequenzablation eines Vorhofflimmerns. Cardiovask Med 2005;8:241-5.
4. Schoenhoff F, Eckstein FS, Friesewinkel O, Mohacsi P, Berdat PA, Carrel TP. AV-Klappen-Rekonstruktion bei dilat CMP und schwerst eingeschränkter LV Funktion. Schweiz Med Forum 2005;5:325-7.
5. Carrel TP, Berdat PA. Ascending aortic aneurysm, coarctation of the aortic isthmus and hypoplastic aortic arch: simultaneous treatment through sternotomy. Ann Thorac Surg 2004;77:1463.
6. Carrel TP, Berdat PA, Baumgartner I, Dinkel HP, Schmidli J. Combined surgical and endovascular approach to treat complex aortic coarctation without extracorporeal circulation. Ann Thorac Surg 2004;78:1462-5.
7. Immer FF, Eckstein FS, Berdat PA, Carrel TP. Internal thoracic artery blood flow is not affected by major side branch. J Cardiac Surg 2004;19:346-8.
8. Berdat PA, Pfammatter JP, Pavlovic M, Carrel TP. Segmental agenesia of the descending aorta treated by extra-anatomic aortic bypass. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery (Eur J Cardiothorac Surg) 2003;2:231-33.
9. Pavlovic M, Berdat PA, Holzer B, Aebi C, Carrel T, Pfammatter JP. Severe mitral valve involvement in a child with hypereosinophilia secondary to parasitic infection. J Heart Valve Dis 2003;12:649-51.
10. Savolainen H, Vogt A, Nohl F, Dinkel HP, Berdat P, Kipfer B. Rectus sheath hematoma complicated by deep vein thrombosis. Int Angiology 2003;12:129-31.
11. Carrel T, Berdat P. Images in cardio-thoracic surgery. Descending aortic aneurysm following ascending to descending bypass in the treatment of aortic re-coarctation. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2002;21:760.
12. Immer FF, Vorpahl M, Berdat PA, Englberger L, Then-Schlagau U, Carrel TP. Clinical examination is of great importance in investigation of a pulsating tumor in abdomen. Schweiz Med Forum 2002;2:768-770.
13. Gygax E, Berdat P, Carrel T. [Challenging perioperative anticoagulation in a patient with Budd-Chiari syndrome and heparin-induced thrombocytopenia]. Swiss Surg 2001;7:141-4.
14. Berdat PA, Pfammatter JP, Genyk I, Carrel TP. Modified repair of mixed total anomalous pulmonary venous connection. Ann Thorac Surg 2001;71:723-5.
15. Carrel T, Berdat P, Schmidli J, Gygax E. Budd-Chiari syndrome and heparin-induced thrombocytopenia. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2001;19:525-7.
16. Berdat PA, Carrel T. Aortic dissection limited to the ascending aorta mimicking intramural hematoma. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 1999;15:108-9.
17. Schaffer RB, Berdat PA, Seiler C, Carrel TP. Isolated fracture of the ventricular septum after blunt chest trauma. Ann Thorac Surg 1999;67:843-4.
18. Immer FF, Berdat PA, Eigenmann V, Carrel TP. [ECG diagnosis: faulty positioning of electrodes in the coronary sinus]. Schweiz Med Wochenschr 1999;129:1849.
19. Berdat PA, Mohacsi P, Althaus U, Carrel T. Successful heart transplantation in a patient with Ivemark syndrome combined with situs inversus, single atrium and ventricle after total cavo-pulmonary connection. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 1998;14:631-4.
20. Berdat PA, Malinverni R, Kipfer B, Carrel TP. Homograft failure in mycotic aortic aneurysm caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae. Ann Thorac Surg 1998;66:1818-9.
21. Berdat PA, Carrel T. Images in cardio-thoracic surgery. Mycotic aneurysms of the thoracic aorta caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 1997;12:154-5.


Correspondence
1. Dextrocardia and Situs [Dextrokardie und Situs – Replik]. Swiss Med Forum 2007;7:636-7.
2. Prolapse or Billowing [Prolaps oder Billowing – Replik]. Swiss Med Forum 2006;6:1116-7.


Dissertations
1. Berdat PA, Lavanchy JL, Schönhoff F, Pavlovic M, Pfammatter JP, Carrel TP. Growth Potential of U-clip interrupted vs. polypropylene running suture Anastomosis in Congenital Cardiac Surgery: Intermediate Term Results. Interactive Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 2009;9:565-70.
2. Berdat PA, Ebell J, Eichenberger E, Gygax E, Zobrist C, Pfammatter JP, Pavlovic M, Carrel TP. Elimination of pro-inflammatory cytokines in pediatric cardiac surgery: Analysis of filter type and ultrafiltration strategy. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2004;127:1688-96.
3. Berdat PA, Müller K, Englberger L, Kipfer B, Eckstein FS, Carrel TP. Totally arterial off-pump vs. on-pump coronary revascularization: Comparison of early outcome. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery (Eur J Cardiothorac Surg) 2004;3:176-81.
4. Berdat PA, Wehrle, Küng, Achermann, Carrel, Nydegger. Age-related analysis of normal cytokine levels in healthy infants. Clin Chem Lab Med 2003;41:1335-9.