Richard L. Prager, M.D.
Professor of Cardiac Surgery
Head, Section of Adult Cardiac Surgery
Director, Cardiovascular Center
Program Director, Thoracic Surgery Residency
(Only selected publications are listed as part of a total number of 55 journal publications)
- Prager RL, Laws K, Bender H. Collective review. Arteriovenous fistula of the lung. Annals of Throacic Surgery 1983;36:231-39.
- Prager RL. Evolution of aortic valve replacement for native aortic valve endocarditis. Annals of Thoracic Surgery 1993;56:187-189.
- Prager RL, Fischer CR, Kong B, Byrne JP, et al. The aortic homograft: evolution of indications, techniques, and results in 107 patients. Annals of Thoracic Surgery 1997;64:659-654.
- Knipp BS, Deeb GM, Prager RL, Williams CY, Upchurch GR Jr, Patel HJ. A contemporary analysis of outcomes for operative repair of type A aortic dissection in the United States. Surgery 2007;142(4):524-8.
- Khanderia U, Wagner D, Walker P, Woodcock B, Prager R. Amiodarone for atrial fibrillation following cardiac surgery: development of clinical practice guidelines at a university hospital. Clin. Cardiol 2008;31(1):6-10.
- Patel HJ. Williams DM. Upchurch GR Jr. Dasika NL. Passow MC. Prager RL. Deeb GM. A comparison of open and endovascular descending thoracic aortic repair in patients older than 75 years of age. [Comparative Study. Journal Article] Annals of Thoracic Surgery 2008;85(5):1597-1603; discussion 1603-4.
- Prager, RL, Kovach, JA. Pericardial constriction. In: Practical Cardiology: Evaluation and Treatment of Common Cardiovascular Disorders. Section Edited by William F. Armstrong, M.D., Book edited by Kim A Eagle, M.D. and Ragavendra R. Baliga, M.D. Published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, 2003.
- Pagani FD, Patel HJ, Prager RL. Chapter 65, Cardiac Tumors. In: Mastery of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Second Edition. Book edited by Larry R. Kaiser, M.D., Irving L. Kron, M.D., Thomas L. Spray, M.D. Published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, 2006.