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Jonathan W. Haft, M.D.
Jonathan W. Haft, M.D.
Jonathan W. Haft, M.D.
Associate Professor of Cardiac Surgery & Anesthesia
Director, Extra Corporeal Life Support Program
Associate Director, Cardiovascular Intensive Care Units

Cardiovascular Center
1500 E. Medical Center Dr.
Floor 3
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5853
Telephone: 888-287-1082


(only selected publications are listed)

  • Haft JW, Bull JL, Rose R, Katstra J, Bartlett RH, Hirschl RB. Compliance chamber design for an artificial lung. ASAIO J 2003;49:35-40.
  • Haft JW, Alnajjar O, Bull JL, Bartlett RH, Hirschl RB. Effect of compliance on right ventricular load and function during perfusion of a total artificial lung. ASAIO J 2005;51:769-772.
  • Hemmila MR, Rowe SA, Boules TN, Miskulin J, McGillicuddy JW, Scheurer DJ, Haft JW, Swaniker F, Arbabi S, Hirschl RB, Bartlett RH. Extracorporeal life support for severe acute respiratory distress syndrome in adults. Annals of Surgery 2004;595-605.
  • Haft JW, Suzuki Y, Aaronson KD, Dyke DB, Wright S, Poirier V, Pagani FD. Identification of device malfunction in patients supported with the HeartMate XVE left ventricular assist system. ASAIO J 2007;53:298-303.
  • Haft J, Armstrong W, Dyke DB, Aaronson KD, Koelling T, Farrar JD, Pagani FD. Comparison of hemodynamic and exercise performance between pulsatile and continuous flow left ventricular assist devices. Circulation 2007;116(11suppl):8-15.
  • Spurlock DJ, Ranney DN, Fracz E, Mazur DE, Bartlett RH, Haft JW. In vitro testing of a novel blood pump designed for temporary extracorporeal support. ASAIO J. 58(2):pp. 109-14. Mar-April 2012.
  • Spurlock DJ, Koch K, Mazur D, Fracz EM, Bartlett RH, Haft JW. Preliminary In Vivo Testing of a Novel Pump for Short-Term Extracorporeal Life Support. Ann Thorac Surg. Ann. Thorac. Surg., 93;141-146, January 2012.
  • Spurlock DJ, Toomasian JM, Romano MA, Cooley E, Bartlett RH, Haft JW. A Simple Technique to Prevent Limb Ischemia During Veno-Arterial ECMO Using The Femoral Artery: The Posterior Tibial Approach. Perfusion, 27(2): pp. 141-145, March 2012.

Chapters in Books

  • Bartlett RH, Haft JW. Chapter 32, Artificial Lungs. Advanced Therapy in Thoracic Surgery, Second Edition. Kenneth L. Franco, MD, Joe B. Putnam Jr., MD. Published by B.C. Decker Inc. pp. 398-406; 2005.
  • Haft JW, Bartlett RH. Extracorporeal Life Support for Respiratory Failure. Current Surgical Therapy, Ninth Edition. John L. Cameron, MD. Published by Mosby-Elsevier 2007.
  • Haft JW. Chapter 19, The Heart: I. Surgical Treatment of Acquired Cardiac Disease. Current Diagnosis and Treatment Surgery, Thirteenth Edition. Gerard M. Doherty, MD. Published by McGraw Hill Medical pp. 359-391; 2010.
  • Haft JW. Chapter 83, Ischemic Heart Disease. Greenfield's Surgery Scientific Principles & Practice, Fifth Edition. Michael W. Mulholland, MD, Phd, Keith D. Lillemoe, MD, Gerard M. Doherty, MD, Ronald V. Maier, MD, Diane M. Simeone, MD, Gilbert R. Upchurch, Jr., MD. Published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins pp. 1462-1482; 2011.
  • Haft JW. Artificial Lungs. Cardiothoracic Surgery Review. Vinod H. Thourani and Kenneth L. Franco. Published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins;1 Edition, pp. 1249-1253; 2012.
  • Haft JW, Firmin R. Adult Cardiac Support. ECMO Extracorporeal Cardiopulmonary Support in Critical Care 4th Edition, pp. 323-330;2012.