Listed below is an abbreviated list of articles written by Francis Robcisek, MD covering cardiac research, the Heineman Foundation of Charlotte, Inc., and international outreach projects.
Robicsek F: Editorial Comment. Repair of pectus excavatum. Are we doing it better just to make it look better? Euro J Cardio-Thorac Surg 2012 41:1067-68. Improved Cardiopulmonary exercise function after modified Nuss operation for pectus excavatum. Euro J Cardio-Thorac Surg 2012 41:1063-67.
Robicsek F, Padera RF Jr., Thubrikar MJ: Dilatation of the ascending aorta in patients with congenitally bicuspid aortic valaves. Roland Hetzer Int’l Cardiothorac& Vasc Surg Society, 2012 February.
Robicsek F: Reply to Actis Dato et al. (II). Eur J Cardiothorac Surg, 2012, 41:726.
Robicsek F, Padera RF Jr., Thubrikar MJ: Dilatation of the ascending aorta in patients with congenitally bicuspid aortic valaves. HSR proceedings in Intensive Care & Cardiovascular Anesthesia 2012, 4:1-10.
Robicsek F: Editorial Comment. Minimally invasive or maximally intrusive. Eur J Cardio-Thorac Surg July 2012:1. How early can we repair pectus excavatum: the earlier the better? H.J. Park et al. Euro J Cardio-Thorac Surg April 2012:1-6.
Robicsek F: Intervention: Why do congenitally bicuspid aortic valves fail prematurely? 24th Journée Internationale du Centre Cardio-Thoracique de Monaco, Nov 2012.
Robicsek F: Editorial Comment. Use of Glue in Repair of Ventricular Rupture. Ann Thorac Surg 2013:95:381. A novel approach to ventricular rupture: clinical needs and surgical technique. Zoffoli G, et al. Ann Thorac Surg 2012;93:1002-3.