Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2006 Argatroban, Bivalirudin, and Lepirudin do not Decrease Clot Propagation and Strength as Effectively as Heparin-activated Antithrombin In VitroJournal of Heart and Lung Transplantation.  25:653-663. 2006
2003 Intraoperative solumedrol helps prevent postpneumonectomy pulmonary edemaAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  76:1029-1035. 2003
2002 Nitric oxide: Lifesaving measure for pulmonary vasospasm after modified Blalock-Taussig shuntAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  74:1700-1702. 2002
2002 Glucose-insulin-potassium infusion for myocardial protection during off-pump coronary artery surgeryAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  73:1246-1251. 2002
2001 Hemostatic analysis of a patient with hereditary angioedema undergoing coronary artery bypass graftingAnesthesia and Analgesia.  93:1480-1482. 2001
2001 Pro: Inhaled nitric oxide should be used routinely in patients undergoing lung transplantationJournal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia.  15:785-789. 2001
1995 Effects of acadesine on the incidence of myocardial infarction and adverse cardiac outcomes after coronary artery bypass graft surgeryAnesthesiology.  83:658-673. 1995
1993 The Effect of Prophylactic Nitroglycerin Infusion on the Incidence of Regional Wall‐Motion Abnormalities and ST Segment Changes in Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass SurgeryJournal of Cardiac Surgery.  8:228-231. 1993
1992 Hot or cold, continuous or intermittent? What goes around comes aroundJournal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia.  6:125-126. 1992
1990 Con: Intermittent hypothermic cardioplegia is preferable to warm continuous cardioplegia for myocardial protection during cardiopulmonary bypassJournal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia.  4:282-286. 1990
1989 A Randomized, Controlled Trial of Very Early Prophylactic Ligation of the Ductus Arteriosus in Babies Who Weighed 1000 g or Less at BirthNew England Journal of Medicine.  320:1511-1516. 1989
1989 Case conferenceJournal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia.  3:109-118. 1989
1988 Hormonal effects of an induction dose of etomidate for patients undergoing urgent myocardial revascularizationJournal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia.  2:171-176. 1988
1985 Cardiovascular effects of esmolol in anesthetized humansAnesthesia and Analgesia.  64:327-334. 1985
1984 Patient care problems in patients undergoing reoperation for coronary artery grafting surgery 1984
1984 Hydroxyethyl Starch versus Albumin for Colloid Infusion Following Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Patients Undergoing Myocardial RevascularizationAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  37:40-46. 1984
1983 Combined aortic valve replacement and myocardial revascularization. Experience with a cold cardioplegic techniqueAnnals of Surgery.  197:721-727. 1983
1983 Regional blood flow during cross-clamping of the thoracic aorta and infusion of sodium nitroprussideJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  85:287-291. 1983
1982 Anesthesia for myocardial revascularization.Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  83:795-796. 1982
1982 Calcium entry blockers: Uses and implications for anesthesiologistsAnesthesiology.  57:504-518. 1982
1982 Detection of Myocardial Injury after Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Using a Hypothermic, Cardioplegic TechniqueAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  33:139-144. 1982
1981 Myocardial preservationCleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine.  48:126-131. 1981
1980 Myocardial damage in coronary artery bypass surgical patients anaesthetized with two anaesthetic techniques: a random comparison of halothane and enflurane 1980
1980 Hemodynamics during diazepam induction of anesthesia for coronary artery bypass graftingSouthern Medical Journal.  73:332-334. 1980
1979 Duration of intubation and ICU stay after open heart surgerySouthern Medical Journal.  72:773-778. 1979
1979 Hemodynamic effects of aortic clamping and decompression with a temporary shunt for resection of the descending thoracic aortaSurgery.  85:25-30. 1979
1979 The effect of pancuronium bromide on ventricular response in patients with atrial fibrillation.The Alabama journal of medical sciences.  16:2-7. 1979
1979 Violation of RPP exercise threshold in coronary patientsAnesthesiology.  51. 1979
1978 Comparison of morphine and ketamine anesthetic technics for coronary surgery: A randomized studySouthern Medical Journal.  71:33-36. 1978
1977 Anesthesia for coronary artery surgery: an evolution in anesthetic management.The Alabama journal of medical sciences.  14:394-400. 1977
1977 Evidence for existence of intramyocardial steal.Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology.  94:755-760. 1977
1977 Evaluation of myocardial damage in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass procedures with halothane N2O anesthesia and adjuvantsAnesthesia and Analgesia.  56:556-563. 1977
1977 Replacement of the Ascending Aorta and Aortic Valve with a Composite Graft: Results in 25 PatientsAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  24:140-148. 1977
1976 Evaluating techniques of myocardial preservation for aortic valve replacement: operative riskJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  72:206-208. 1976
1975 Aortic valve replacement in a hemodialysis dependent patient: anesthetic considerations. A case reportAnesthesia and Analgesia.  54:24-28. 1975
1975 The role of profound hypothermia in infants undergoing surgical correction of complicated heart defectsAnesthesia and Analgesia.  54:660-668. 1975
1973 Indirect measurement of left-atrial pressure in surgical patients--pulmonary-capillary wedge and pulmonary-artery diastolic pressures compared with left-atrial pressure.Anesthesiology.  38:394-397. 1973
1972 Decreased carotid flow with ascending aortic cannulation.Circulation.  45. 1972

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Rochester 1968
  • Full Name

  • William Lell