Acute successful management of a chainsaw injury to the roof of the left chest
Is it the art or the artist?
Endoscopic Minimally Invasive Atrial Septal Defect closure.
Minimal Access Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Adoption of minimally invasive mitral valve surgery in the National Health Service: a blend of science, psychology and human factors.
Eight-year outcomes of aortic valve replacement with the Carpentier-Edwards PERIMOUNT Magna Ease valve
Effect of sex and surgical incision on survival after isolated primary mitral valve operations.
Primary Pulmonary Angiosarcoma in 25-Year Old Patient
A Propensity Score Analysis of Early and Long-Term Outcomes of Retrograde Arterial Perfusion for Endoscopic and Minimally Invasive Heart Valve Surgery in Both Young and Elderly Patients.
A multicentre review comparing long term outcomes of endoscopic vein harvesting versus open vein harvesting for coronary artery bypass surgery.
Editorial comment: "Plug-In Hybrid"-Are we ready for this in heart valve surgery?
Minimally invasive versus conventional sternotomy for Mitral valve repair: protocol for a multicentre randomised controlled trial (UK Mini Mitral).
Minimally invasive tricuspid valve surgery.
Endoscopic vein harvesting.
Minimally invasive resection of benign cardiac tumors.
The Treatment of Mitral Valve Disease-The Only Thing Constant is Change
Pandemic communications: follow the science but lead with psychology.
An endoscopic repair of residual post-myocardial infarction ventricular septal defect
BISMICS consensus statement: implementing a safe minimally invasive mitral programme in the UK healthcare setting.
Association between pre-operative right ventricular impairment on transthoracic echocardiography and outcomes after conventional and minimally invasive mitral valve surgery.
Is it safe to move away from sternotomy for aortic valve replacement?
Long-term survival after endoscopic vein harvest for coronary artery bypass grafting.
Seven Habits of Highly Effective Endoscopic Mitral Surgeons.
Endoscopic Tricuspid Valve Surgery is a Safe and Effective Option.
"Knowledge is proud that he has learnt so much; wisdom is humble that he knows no more".
An Endoscopic Solution to Mitral Regurgitation in a Complex Patient With Marfan Syndrome.
Industry and physicians-it takes two to tango.
Approach to pneumothorax surgery: a national survey of current UK practice.
Has publishing surgeon specific outcomes impacted on training in cardiac surgery?
Propensity-matched analysis of minimally invasive approach versus sternotomy for mitral valve surgery.
A large aortic valve vegetation: an unusual case of non-bacterial thrombotic (marantic) endocarditis.
Iatrogenic left circumflex vessel occlusion after minimal access mitral valve repair: the role of optical coherence tomography.
Single crossclamp: Safe training tool for coronary artery bypass grafting.
Cerebral Metastases in Patients with Left Atrial Myxoma.
Mitral valve repair after a right pneumonectomy: a minimally invasive approach.
Endoaortic Clamping Does Not Increase the Risk of Stroke in Minimal Access Mitral Valve Surgery: A Multicenter Experience.
Cryptic recurrent mitral valve excrescences: A rare cause of stroke.
Dramatic Improvement after bilateral diaphragmatic plication in Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease.
A simple solution to a difficult problem: mitral pannus removal using a minimal access approach.
Thoracotomy versus VATS: is there an optimal approach to treating pneumothorax?
A life-saving case of Dressler’s syndrome European Heart Journal: Acute Cardiovascular Care 2048872612452319.
Salvage therapy with topical antifungal for Aspergillus fumigatus empyema complicating extrapleural pneumonectomy.
What is the impact of endoscopic vein harvesting on clinical outcomes following coronary artery bypass graft surgery
Where are we with transparency over performance of doctors and institutions
Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome: An unusual cause of intermittent raised hemidiaphragm?
Giant aneurysm of the ascending aorta.
Endoscopic vein harvesting: does the learning curve influence outcomes?
Mid-term outcomes for Endoscopic versus Open Vein Harvest: a case control study.
A prospective audit of endoscopic vein harvesting for coronary artery bypass surgery.
Penetrating ulcer of the aortic arch presenting with hemoptysis.
Blood transfusion after cardiac surgery: damned if you don't. damned if you do? Ann Thorac Surg.
Is the single crossclamp technique superior? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg.
Right ventricular disarticulation. An 18-year single centre experience. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg.
Ten year experience of bioabsorbable mesh support in pectus excavatum repair. Br J Plast Surg.
Congenital tracheo-esophageal fistula presenting in adults. Presentation of two cases and a synopsis of the literature. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
TTF-1 expression is specific for lung primary in typical and atypical carcinoids: TTF-1-positive carcinoids are predominantly in peripheral location.
Pulmonary thromboendarterectomy in a ten year old child, for iatrogenic pulmonary hypertension.J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg.
Intrathoracic Transplantation. Surgery
Large Cell Neuroendocrine Carcinoma: prognosis following complete resection and systematic nodal dissection.
Median sternotomy for primary lung tumours.
Effect of low molecular weight heparin (fragmin) on bleeding after cardiac surgery.
Coarctation with valvular lesions in adults.
Mr Joseph Zacharias is a Consultant Cardio-Thoracic Surgeon who over the past 18 years has introduced many patient centred procedures and reviewed, presented and published his excellent results. He is passionate about teaching and training and continues to help disseminate his learning and skills to doctors at all levels of training. Mr Zacharias has one of the largest experiences in endoscopic heart surgery in the UK and continues to maintain a busy practice in both complex heart and lung surgery.
Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon | Joseph Zacharias
Alexandra Hospital Mill Lane, Cheadle, Manchester