Stephen C Achuff

David J Carver Emeritus Professor of Medicine

1972 …2004

Research Output 1972 2004

2004

Mycotic aortocoronary saphenous vein graft aneurysm presenting with unstable angina pectoris

Hirsch, G. A., Johnston, P. V., Conte, J. V. & Achuff, S. C. Oct 2004 In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 78, 4, p. 1456-1458 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Unstable Angina
Saphenous Vein
Aneurysm
Infected Aneurysm
Transplants
2001

Double-masked randomized trial comparing alternate combinations of intraoperative anesthesia and postoperative analgesia in abdominal aortic surgery

Norris, E. J., Beattie, C., Perler, B. A., Martinez, E. A., Meinert, C. L., Anderson, G. F., Grass, J. A., Sakima, N. T., Gorman, R., Achuff, S. C., Martin, B. K., Minken, S. L., Williams, G. M. & Traystman, R. J. 2001 In : Anesthesiology. 95, 5, p. 1054-1067 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anesthesia and Analgesia
Patient-Controlled Analgesia
Epidural Analgesia
General Anesthesia
Epidural Anesthesia
2000

What's new in valvular heart surgery?

Achuff, S. C. Sep 2000 In : Italian Heart Journal. 1 Suppl 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vascular Surgical Procedures
Heart Valve Diseases
Thoracic Surgery
1999

Aortic-valve sclerosis [4]

Getchell, W. S., Kim, D. K., Rajput, V., Achuff, S. C., Baumgartner, W. A., Otto, C. M. & Siscowck, D. S. Dec 9 1999 In : New England Journal of Medicine. 341, 24, p. 1856-1857 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Calcinosis
Heart Valve Diseases
Aortic Valve Stenosis
Sclerosis
Aortic Valve
1996

Dehydroepiandrosterone and cardiac allograft vasculopathy

Herrington, D. M., Nanjee, N., Achuff, S. C., Cameron, D. E., Dobbs, B. & Baughman, K. L. 1996 In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 15, 1 I, p. 88-93 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dehydroepiandrosterone
Allografts
Tunica Intima
Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin
Dehydroepiandrosterone Sulfate
1995

Aortic dissection in a cardiac allograft recipient: A case report

Pak, P. H., Gillinov, A. M., Hruban, R. H., Rosenthal, L. S., Rosengard, B. R., Augustine, S. M., Achuff, S. C., Laschinger, J. C. & Kasper, E. K. 1995 In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 14, 5, p. 1003-1005 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Allografts
Dissection
Aorta
Tissue Donors
Therapeutics

Pathology and prognosis of aortic stenosis in the elderly

Achuff, S. C. 1995 In : Cardiology in the Elderly. 3, 3, p. 166-170 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aortic Valve Stenosis
Pathology
Dizziness
Systolic Murmurs
Balloon Valvuloplasty
1993

Unintentional hypothermia is associated with postoperative myocardial ischemia

Frank, S. M., Beattie, C., Christopherson, R., Norris, E. J., Perler, B. A., Williams, G. M., Gottlieb, S. O., Meinert, C., Rock, P., Parker, S., Yates, H., Breslow, M., Rosenfeld, B., Taylor, D., Brasfield, B., Bourke, D., Bezirdjian, P., Paul, S. & Achuff, S. 1993 In : Anesthesiology. 78, 3, p. 468-476 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hypothermia
Myocardial Ischemia
Temperature
Postoperative Period
Blood Vessels
1991

AUTRES-The Johns Hopkins Hospital automated resume

Lenhard, R. E., Buchman, J. P., Achuff, S. C., Kahane, S. N. & Macmanus, C. J. Jun 1991 In : Journal of Medical Systems. 15, 3, p. 237-247 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medicine
Hospital Medicine
Continuity of Patient Care
Gynecology
Emergency rooms

Gastrointestinal complications in heart and in heart-lung transplant patients

Augustine, S. M., Yeo, C. J., Buchman, T. G., Achuff, S. C. & Baumgartner, W. A. 1991 In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 10, 4, p. 547-556 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abscess
Transplants
Lung
Prednisone
Cyclosporine
1990

Is atrial activation beneficial in heart transplant recipients?

Midei, M. G., Baughman, K. L., Achuff, S. C., Walford, G. D., Baumgartner, W. & Brinker, J. A. Nov 1 1990 In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 16, 5, p. 1201-1204 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Transplantation
Cardiac Output
Arterial Pressure
Allografts
Transplantation

Plasma dehydroepiandrosterone and dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate in patients undergoing diagnostic coronary angiography

Herrington, D. M., Gordon, G. B., Achuff, S. C., Trejo, J. F., Weisman, H. F., Kwiterovich, P. O. & Pearson, T. A. 1990 In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 16, 4, p. 862-870 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dehydroepiandrosterone Sulfate
Dehydroepiandrosterone
Coronary Angiography
Coronary Artery Disease
Coronary Disease
1989

Evidence that the expression of class II MHC antigens is not diagnostic of lung allograft rejection

Hruban, R. H., Beschorner, W. E., Baumgartner, W. A., Marsh, B. R., Traill, T. A., Achuff, S. C., Ren, H., Reitz, B. A. & Hutchins, G. M. 1989 In : Transplantation. 48, 3, p. 529-530 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lung Transplantation
Histocompatibility Antigens Class II
Graft Rejection
HLA-DR Antigens
Major Histocompatibility Complex

Persistent pulmonary hypertension after heterotopic heart transplantation: A case report

Shumway, S. J., Baughman, K. L., Traill, T. A., Cameron, D. E., Fonger, J. D., Gardner, T. J., Achuff, S. C., Reitz, B. A. & Baumgartner, W. A. 1989 In : Journal of Heart Transplantation. 8, 5, p. 387-390 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heterotopic Transplantation
Heart Transplantation
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Artery
Transplantation
1988

Depletion of bronchus-associated lymphoid tissue associated with lung allograft rejection

Hruban, R. H., Beschorner, W. E., Baumgartner, W. A., Achuff, S. C., Traill, T. A., Digennaro, K. A., Reitz, B. A. & Hutchins, G. M. 1988 In : American Journal of Pathology. 132, 1, p. 6-11 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lymphoid Tissue
Bronchi
Allografts
Lung
Lung Transplantation

Diagnosis of lung allograft rejection by bronchial intraepithelial Leu-7 positive T lymphocytes

Hruban, R. H., Beschorner, W. E., Baumgartner, W. A., Achuff, S. C., Traill, T. A., Marsh, B. R., Gupta, P. K., Hutchins, G. M. & Reitz, B. A. 1988 In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 96, 6, p. 939-946 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Allografts
T-Lymphocytes
Lung
Lymphocytes
Epithelium

Diagnosis of rejection of lung allografts

Hruban, R. H., Beschorner, W. E., Gupta, P. K., Baumgartner, W. A., Achuff, S. C., Traill, T. A., Reitz, B. A. & Hutchins, G. M. 1988 In : New England Journal of Medicine. 318, 17, p. 1129 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

T Lymphocyte Differentiation Antigens
Lung Transplantation
Graft Rejection
Allografts
Lung

Prognostic cardiac catheterization variables in survivors of acute myocardial infarction: A five year prospective study

Schulman, S. P., Achuff, S. C., Griffith, L. S. C., Humphries, J. O. N., Taylor, G. J., Mellits, E. D., Kennedy, M., Baumgartner, R., Weisfeldt, M. L. & Baughman, K. L. 1988 In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 11, 6, p. 1164-1172 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cardiac Catheterization
Survivors
Myocardial Infarction
Prospective Studies
Pathologic Constriction

Silent Ischemia on Holter Monitoring Predicts Mortality in High-Risk Postinfarction Patients

Gottlieb, S., Gottlieb, S. H., Achuff, S. C., Baumgardner, R., Mellits, E. D., Weisfeldt, M. L. & Gerstenblith, G. Feb 19 1988 In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 259, 7, p. 1030-1035 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ambulatory Electrocardiography
Ischemia
Mortality
Infarction
Exercise

Why are today's medical students choosing high-technology specialties over internal medicine?

Bunch, W. H., Dvonch, V. M., Lewis, R., Babbott, D., Mitchell, G. W., Mankin, H. J., Kolker, A. E., Parke, D. W., Fallon, L. F., Tunkel, A. R., Katz, L. A., Traill, T. A., Achuff, S. C., Schields, C. L., Reiss, E., McAdam, J., Bastible, D. M., Weber, C. M. & Scanlan, B. C. 1988 In : New England Journal of Medicine. 318, 7, p. 453-456 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

High-Cost Technology
Career Choice
Internal Medicine
Medical Students
Technology
1987

Arteriolar vasculitis on endomyocardial biopsy: A histologic predictor of poor outcome in cyclosporine-treated heart transplant recipients

Herskowitz, A., Soule, L. M., Ueda, K., Tamura, F., Baumgartner, W. A., Borkon, A. M., Reitz, B. A., Achuff, S. C., Traill, T. A. & Baughman, K. L. 1987 In : Journal of Heart Transplantation. 6, 3, p. 127-136 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclosporins
Endocardium
Graft Rejection
Arterioles
Heart Transplantation

Heart transplantation: The Johns Hopkins Hospital experience

Baumgartner, W. A., Augustine, S., Achuff, S. C., Baughman, K. L., Feldman, A., Gardner, T. J., Traill, T. A. & Reitz, B. A. 1987 In : Maryland medical journal (Baltimore, Md. : 1985). 36, 9, p. 751-756 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graft Rejection
Preschool Children
Heart Transplantation
Immunosuppression
Tissue Donors

Histologic predictors of acute cardiac rejection in human endomyocardial biopsies: A multivariate analysis

Herskowitz, A., Soule, L. M., Mellits, E. D., Traill, T. A., Achuff, S. C., Reitz, B. A., Borkon, A. M., Baumgartner, W. A. & Baughman, K. L. 1987 In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 9, 4, p. 802-810 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multivariate Analysis
Biopsy
Muscle Cells
Necrosis
Edema

Prevalence of hyperlipidemia in heart transplant recipients

Becker, D. M., Markakis, M., Sension, M., Vitalis, S., Baughman, K., Swank, R., Kwiterovich, P. O., Pearson, T. A., Achuff, S. C., Baumgartner, W. A., Michael Borkon, A., Reitz, B. A. & Traill, T. A. 1987 In : Transplantation. 44, 2, p. 323-325 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arteriosclerosis
Heart Transplantation
Hyperlipidemias
Cardiomyopathies
Pulmonary Hypertension

Prophylactic antiarrhythmic therapy of high-risk survivors of myocardial infarction: Lower mortality at 1 month but not at 1 year

Gottlieb, S. H., Achuff, S. C., Mellits, E. D., Gerstenblith, G., Baughman, K. L., Becker, L., Chandra, N. C., Henley, S., Humphries, J. O. & Heck, C. 1987 In : Circulation. 75, 4, p. 792-799 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aprindine
Survivors
Myocardial Infarction
Mortality
Therapeutics

Risk factors for progression of coronary artery disease

Raichlen, J. S., Herrington, D. M., Healy, B., Achuff, S. C. & Pearson, T. A. 1987 Cardiology Board Review. 3 ed. Vol. 4, p. 47-53 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Coronary Artery Disease
1986

Acute right ventricular failure following heart transplantation: Improvement with prostaglandin E1 and right ventricular assist

Fonger, J. D., Borkon, A. M., Baumgartner, W. A., Achuff, S. C., Augustine, S. & Reitz, B. A. 1986 In : Journal of Heart Transplantation. 5, 2, p. 317-321 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Assisted Circulation
Heart-Assist Devices
Alprostadil
Homologous Transplantation
Acute Disease
Unstable Angina
Nifedipine
Propranolol
Placebos
Therapeutics

Importance of risk factors in the angiographic progression of coronary artery disease

Raichlen, J. S., Healy, B., Achuff, S. C. & Pearson, T. A. Jan 1 1986 In : The American Journal of Cardiology. 57, 1, p. 66-70 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coronary Artery Disease
Blood Pressure
Exercise
Leisure Activities
Secondary Prevention

Mitral valve prolapse.

Achuff, S. C. 1986 Medical Section proceedings : the . annual Meeting of the Medical Section of the American Council of Life Insurance. American Council of Life Insurance. Medical Section. p. 97-105 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Mitral Valve Prolapse

Organization, development and early results of a heart transplant program. The Johns Hopkins Hospital Experience

Baumgartner, W. A., Borkon, A. M., Achuff, S. C., Baughman, K. L., Traill, T. A. & Reitz, B. A. 1986 In : Chest. 89, 6, p. 836-839 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Organizations
Transplants
Heart Transplantation
Tissue and Organ Harvesting
Aftercare

The induction of cardiac arrhythmia and hypotension from spinal cord monitoring: A case report

Regan, J. J., McAfee, P. C. & Achuff, S. C. 1986 In : Spine. 11, 10, p. 1031-1032 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Artificial Pacemaker
Somatosensory Evoked Potentials
Intraoperative Complications
Physiologic Monitoring
Tachycardia
1985

AUTRES: JOHNS HOPKINS HOSPITAL AUTOMATED CLINICAL RESUME.

Lenhard, R., Patilla, J., Horbiak, P., Bergan, E., Tolchin, S., Volland, P., Weiner, M., Goldberg, H. & Achuff, S. 1985 Proceedings - Annual Symposium on Computer Applications in Medical Care. Ackerman, M. J. (ed.). IEEE, p. 427-430 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Health

Coronary artery aneurysm producing right ventricular outflow obstruction

Gottlieb, S. O., Solomon, D., Weiss, J. L. & Achuff, S. C. Jul 1 1985 In : The American Journal of Cardiology. 56, 1, p. 192-193 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coronary Aneurysm
Ventricular Outflow Obstruction
Cardiac Tamponade
Aneurysm
Rupture

Late false aneurysm following replacement of ascending aorta: The problem of the teflon graft in combination with a silk suture anastomosis

Merrill, W. H., Achuff, S. C., White, R. I., Ross, R. S. & Gott, V. L. 1985 In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 39, 3, p. 271-274 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Silk
False Aneurysm
Polytetrafluoroethylene
Sutures
Aorta
1984
Unstable Angina
Nifedipine
Placebos
Therapeutics
Myocardial Infarction

Heart and heart-lung transplantation: Program, development, organization, and initiation

Baumgartner, W. A., Borkon, A. M., Achuff, S. C., Baughman, K. L., Traill, T. A. & Reitz, B. A. 1984 In : Journal of Heart Transplantation. 4, 2, p. 197-202 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart-Lung Transplantation
Program Development
Transplants
Survival
Heart Transplantation

Operative intervention for postinfarction angina

Baumgartner, W. A., Borkon, A. M., Zibulewsky, J., Watkins, L., Gardner, T. J., Bulkley, B. H., Achuff, S. C., Baughman, K. L., Traill, T. A. & Gott, V. L. 1984 In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 38, 3, p. 265-267 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Failure
Myocardial Infarction
Ischemia
Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumping
Myocardial Revascularization
1982

Electrocardiographic localization of coronary artery narrowings: Studies during myocardial ischemia and infarction in patients with one-vessel disease

Fuchs, R. M., Achuff, S. C., Grunwald, L., Yin, F. C. & Griffith, L. S. 1982 In : Circulation. 66, 6 I, p. 1168-1175 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myocardial Ischemia
Coronary Vessels
Electrocardiography
Myocardial Infarction
Coronary Artery Disease

Nifedipine in unstable angina. A double-blind, randomized trial

Gerstenblith, G., Ouyang, P., Achuff, S. C., Bulkley, B. H., Becker, L. C., Mellits, E. D., Baughman, K. L., Weiss, J. L., Flaherty, J. T., Kallman, C. H., Llewellyn, M. & Weisfeldt, M. L. 1982 In : New England Journal of Medicine. 306, 15, p. 885-889 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Unstable Angina
Nifedipine
Placebos
Treatment Failure
Myocardial Infarction

Surgical repair of the Marfan aorta: Technique, indications and complications

Pyeritz, R. E., Gott, V. L., McDonald, G. R., Achuff, S. C., Brinker, J. A., Haller, J. A. & Hutchins, G. M. 1982 In : The Johns Hopkins medical journal. 151, 2, p. 71-82 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aorta
Marfan Syndrome
Lung Diseases
Heart Diseases
Thorax
1981

Auscultatory findings of mitral prolapse mimicking aortic stenosis and regurgitation

Fuchs, R. M. & Achuff, S. C. 1981 In : American Heart Journal. 101, 3, p. 351-352 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Auscultation
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Aortic Valve Insufficiency
Prolapse
Aortic Valve Stenosis

Clinical and hemodynamic evaluation of the 19 mm Bjork-Shiley aortic valve prosthesis

Schaff, H. V., Borkon, A. M., Hughes, C., Achuff, S., Donahoo, J. S., Gardner, T. J., Watkins, L., Gott, V. L., Morrow, A. G. & Brawley, R. K. 1981 In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 32, 1, p. 50-57 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aortic Valve
Prostheses and Implants
Hemodynamics
Body Surface Area
Survivors

Clinical recognition of giant left ventricular aneurysm

Erlebacher, J. A., Becker, L. C., Weiss, J. L., Leitl, G. P., Achuff, S. C. & Fortuin, N. J. 1981 In : American Journal of Medicine. 71, 5, p. 799-805 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aneurysm
Gated Blood-Pool Imaging
Echocardiography
Cardiomyopathies
Left Ventricular Dysfunction

Complex ventricular arrhythmias after myocardial infarction during convalescence and follow-up: A harbinger of multi-vessel coronary disease, left ventricular dysfunction and sudden death

Taylor, G. J., Humphries, J. O., Pitt, B., Griffith, L. S. & Achuff, S. C. 1981 Johns Hopkins Medical Journal. 1 ed. Vol. 149, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Left Ventricular Dysfunction
Sudden Death
Coronary Disease
Cardiac Arrhythmias
Myocardial Infarction

Coronary artery disease

Gottlieb, S. O., Krajci, E. J. & Achuff, S. C. 1981 Johns Hopkins Medical Journal. 6 ed. Vol. 148, p. 266-271 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Coronary Artery Disease
Cardiac Catheterization
Coronary Care Units
Anatomy
Observation

Exercise thallium-201 myocardial imaging in left main coronary artery disease: Sensitive but not specific

Rehn, T., Griffith, L. S. C., Achuff, S. C., Bailey, I. K., Bulkley, B. H., Burow, R., Pitt, B. & Becker, L. C. 1981 In : The American Journal of Cardiology. 48, 2, p. 217-223 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thallium
Coronary Artery Disease
Exercise
Coronary Vessels
Perfusion

Prognosis after myocardial infarction.

Achuff, S. C. Jan 1981 In : Western Journal of Medicine. 134, 1, p. 55-56 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myocardial Infarction
1980

Multiple coronary thromboses in previously normal coronary arteries: a rare cause of acute myocardial infarction

Schuster, E. H., Achuff, S. C., Bell, W. R. & Bulkley, B. H. 1980 In : American Heart Journal. 99, 4, p. 506-509 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coronary Thrombosis
Heparin
Coronary Vessels
Myocardial Infarction
Thrombocytopenia