Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2006 Argatroban, Bivalirudin, and Lepirudin do not Decrease Clot Propagation and Strength as Effectively as Heparin-activated Antithrombin In VitroJournal of Heart and Lung Transplantation.  25:653-663. 2006
2003 Intraoperative solumedrol helps prevent postpneumonectomy pulmonary edemaAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  76:1029-1035. 2003
2002 Nitric oxide: Lifesaving measure for pulmonary vasospasm after modified Blalock-Taussig shuntAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  74:1700-1702. 2002
2002 Glucose-insulin-potassium infusion for myocardial protection during off-pump coronary artery surgeryAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  73:1246-1251. 2002
2001 Hemostatic analysis of a patient with hereditary angioedema undergoing coronary artery bypass graftingAnesthesia and Analgesia.  93:1480-1482. 2001
2001 Pro: Inhaled nitric oxide should be used routinely in patients undergoing lung transplantationJournal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia.  15:785-789. 2001
1995 Effects of acadesine on the incidence of myocardial infarction and adverse cardiac outcomes after coronary artery bypass graft surgeryAnesthesiology.  83:658-673. 1995
1993 The Effect of Prophylactic Nitroglycerin Infusion on the Incidence of Regional Wall‐Motion Abnormalities and ST Segment Changes in Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass SurgeryJournal of Cardiac Surgery.  8:228-231. 1993
1992 Hot or cold, continuous or intermittent? What goes around comes aroundJournal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia.  6:125-126. 1992
1990 Con: Intermittent hypothermic cardioplegia is preferable to warm continuous cardioplegia for myocardial protection during cardiopulmonary bypassJournal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia.  4:282-286. 1990
1989 A Randomized, Controlled Trial of Very Early Prophylactic Ligation of the Ductus Arteriosus in Babies Who Weighed 1000 g or Less at BirthNew England Journal of Medicine.  320:1511-1516. 1989
1989 Case conferenceJournal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia.  3:109-118. 1989
1988 Hormonal effects of an induction dose of etomidate for patients undergoing urgent myocardial revascularizationJournal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia.  2:171-176. 1988
1985 Cardiovascular effects of esmolol in anesthetized humansAnesthesia and Analgesia.  64:327-334. 1985
1984 Patient care problems in patients undergoing reoperation for coronary artery grafting surgeryCanadian Anaesthetists' Society journal.  31:213-220. 1984
1984 Hydroxyethyl Starch versus Albumin for Colloid Infusion Following Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Patients Undergoing Myocardial RevascularizationAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  37:40-46. 1984
1983 Combined aortic valve replacement and myocardial revascularization. Experience with a cold cardioplegic techniqueAnnals of Surgery.  197:721-727. 1983
1983 Regional blood flow during cross-clamping of the thoracic aorta and infusion of sodium nitroprussideJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  85:287-291. 1983
1982 Anesthesia for myocardial revascularization.Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  83:795-796. 1982
1982 Calcium entry blockers: Uses and implications for anesthesiologistsAnesthesiology.  57:504-518. 1982
1982 Detection of Myocardial Injury after Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Using a Hypothermic, Cardioplegic TechniqueAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  33:139-144. 1982
1981 Myocardial preservationCleveland Clinic quarterly.  48:126-131. 1981
1980 Myocardial damage in coronary artery bypass surgical patients anaesthetized with two anaesthetic techniques: a random comparison of halothane and enfluraneCanadian Anaesthetists' Society journal.  27:238-247. 1980
1980 Hemodynamics during diazepam induction of anesthesia for coronary artery bypass graftingSouthern Medical Journal.  73:332-334. 1980
1979 Duration of intubation and ICU stay after open heart surgerySouthern Medical Journal.  72:773-778. 1979
1979 Hemodynamic effects of aortic clamping and decompression with a temporary shunt for resection of the descending thoracic aortaSurgery.  85:25-30. 1979
1979 The effect of pancuronium bromide on ventricular response in patients with atrial fibrillation.The Alabama journal of medical sciences.  16:2-7. 1979
1979 Violation of RPP exercise threshold in coronary patientsAnesthesiology.  51. 1979
1978 Comparison of morphine and ketamine anesthetic technics for coronary surgery: A randomized studySouthern Medical Journal.  71:33-36. 1978
1977 Anesthesia for coronary artery surgery: an evolution in anesthetic management.The Alabama journal of medical sciences.  14:394-400. 1977
1977 Evidence for existence of intramyocardial steal.Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology.  94:755-760. 1977
1977 Evaluation of myocardial damage in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass procedures with halothane N2O anesthesia and adjuvantsAnesthesia and Analgesia.  56:556-563. 1977
1977 Replacement of the Ascending Aorta and Aortic Valve with a Composite Graft: Results in 25 PatientsAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  24:140-148. 1977
1976 Evaluating techniques of myocardial preservation for aortic valve replacement: operative riskJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  72:206-208. 1976
1975 Aortic valve replacement in a hemodialysis dependent patient: anesthetic considerations. A case reportAnesthesia and Analgesia.  54:24-28. 1975
1975 The role of profound hypothermia in infants undergoing surgical correction of complicated heart defectsAnesthesia and Analgesia.  54:660-668. 1975
1973 Indirect measurement of left-atrial pressure in surgical patients--pulmonary-capillary wedge and pulmonary-artery diastolic pressures compared with left-atrial pressure.Anesthesiology.  38:394-397. 1973
1972 Decreased carotid flow with ascending aortic cannulation.Circulation.  45. 1972

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Rochester 1968
  • Full Name

  • William Lell