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Faculty of Medicine and Life SciencesUniversity of TampereFaculty of Medicine and Life Sciences

Surgery (Cardiac Surgery)

Professor:
Jari Laurikka
tel. +358 (0)3 3116 7669
jari.laurikka@sydansairaala.fi


Research projects:

- Effectiveness of cardiac surgery (in cooperation with the TAYS Heart Hospital)
- Ischaemia-reperfusion injury, inflammation and cardiac protection (in cooperation with Professor Eeva Moilanen and the immunopharmacology research group)
- Effects of respiration and physiotherapy after lung and cardiac surgery
- Healing of the sternum (in cooperation with the Tampere University of Technology and the TAYS Medical Imaging Centre)
- Aortic valve diseases (in cooperation with the forensic medicine research group of Professor Pekka Karhunen)
- Connection between cardiac diseases and lower extremity venous diseases (in cooperation with the Department of Forensic Medicine)
- Development of the quality control and safety of cardiac surgery (in cooperation with the TAYS Heart Hospital)

Latest Publications:

Khan JA, Lehtomäki AI, Toikkanen VJ, Ukkonen MT, Nevalainen RM, Laurikka JO
Long-Term Prognosis and Causes of Death after Pleural Infections.
Scand J Surg ;2017
PMID

Järvelä KM, Khan NK, Loisa EL, Sutinen JA, Laurikka JO, Khan JA
Hyperglycemic Episodes Are Associated with Postoperative Infections After Cardiac Surgery.
Scand J Surg ;2017
PMID

Toikkanen V, Rinne T, Laurikka J, Porkkala H, Tarkka M, Mennander A
Pulmonary vascular resistance index during coronary artery bypass surgery with aprotinin.
Scand J Clin Lab Invest ;77(5)315-320, 2017
PMID

Khan NK, Järvelä KM, Loisa EL, Sutinen JA, Laurikka JO, Khan JA
Incidence, presentation and risk factors of late postoperative pericardial effusions requiring invasive treatment after cardiac surgery.
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg ;24(6)835-840, 2017
PMID

Hautalahti J, Rinta-Kiikka I, Tarkka M, Laurikka J
Symptoms of Sternal Nonunion Late after Cardiac Surgery.
Thorac Cardiovasc Surg ;65(4)325-331, 2017
PMID

Toikkanen V, Rinne T, Nieminen R, Moilanen E, Laurikka J, Porkkala H, Tarkka M, Mennander A
The Impact of Lung Ventilation on Some Cytokines after Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting.
Scand J Surg ;106(1)87-93, 2017
PMID

Lampinen M, Vento A, Laurikka J, Nystedt J, Mervaala E, Harjula A, Kankuri E
Rational Autologous Cell Sources For Therapy of Heart Failure - Vehicles and Targets For Gene and RNA Therapies.
Curr Gene Ther ;16(1)21-33, 2016
PMID

Khan J, Khan N, Loisa E, Sutinen J, Laurikka J
Increasing Occurrence of Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation in Contemporary Cardiac Surgery.
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth ;30(5)1302-7, 2016
PMID

 
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