Dr. Baumgartner Bibliography


  1. Philipson KD, Baumgartner F: (Ca2+-Mg2+) ATPase Activator: Its Presence in Human Red Blood Cells and Rabbit Skeletal Muscle. Biochim et Biophys Acta, 567:523-528, 1979.
  2. Baumgartner FJ, Barrio JR, Henze E, Schellbert HR, MacDonald NS, Phelps ME, Kuhl DE: 13N-Labeled L-Amino Acids for In Vivo Assessment of Local Myocardial Metabolism. J Medicinal Chem, 24:764-766, 1981.
  3. Barrio JR, Keen RE, Ropchan JR, MacDonald NS, Baumgartner FJ, Padgett HC, Phelps ME: L-(1-11C) Leucine: Routine Synthesis by Enzymatic Resolution. J Nucl Med, 24:525-521, 1983.
  4. Barrio JR, Egbert JE, Henze E, Schelbert HR, Baumgartner FJ: L-(4-11C) Aspartic Acid: Enzymatic Synthesis, Myocardial Uptake and Metabolism. J Medicinal Chem, 25:515-521, 1983.
  5. Barrio JR, Baumgartner FJ, Henze E, Stauber MS, Egbert JE, MacDonald NS, Schelbert HR, Phelps ME: Synthesis and Myocardial Kinetics of N-12 and C-11 Labeled Branched-Chain L-Amino Acids. J Nucl Med, 24:937-944, 1983.
  6. Chugani HT, Babb TL, Baumgartner FJ, Capacchione JF: Binding of “Inhibitory” Receptors by 3H-Muscimol and 3H-Flunitazepam in Human Epileptic Hippocampus in Neurotransmitters, Seizures, and Epilepsy III. Ed, Nistico G, et al, 319-330. Raven Press, New York, 1986.
  7. Baumgartner F, Williams RA, Wilson SE: Patient Selection and Complications of Transhepatic Cholangiography. SGO, 165:199-203, 1986.
  8. Baumgartner FJ, Barnett MJ, Velez M, Chiu LC: Traumatic Disruption of the Gallbladder Evaluated by Computerized Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Br J Surg, 75:386-387, 1988.
  9. Baumgartner F, Robertson J, Nelson R: The Rudimentary First Rib – A Cause of Thoracic Outlet Syndrome with Arterial Vascular Compromise. Arch Surg, 124:1090-1093, 1989.
  10. Baumgartner F, Klein S: The Presentation and Management of the Abdomen in the Patient with Sickle Cell Anemia. Am Surgeon, 55:660-664, 1989.
  11. Baumgartner F, Velez M, Zulim R, State D: Abdominal Pain, Colomegaly and Jaundice from Mitral Stenosis Related Heart Failure. J Nat Med Assn, 81:1090-1093, 1989.
  12. Baumgartner F, White G, White R: Postoperative Thromboblic Complications in Patients with the Lupus Anticoagulant: Increased Risk After Vascular Procedures. J Vasc Surg, 9:506-507, 1989 (let).
  13. Baumgartner FJ, Bongard FS, Klein SR. Inadequate Bicarbonate Resuscitation in Trauma Patients Requiring Crossclamping of the Aorta. Resuscitation, 20:17-23, 1990.
  14. Baumgartner F, et al: Angiographic Embolization of Traumatic Hematobilia in a Six-Year-Old Boy. Digestive Dis and Sci, 25:261-262, 1990.
  15. Baumgartner FJ, Moore TC, Mitchum J: Recurrent Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Pseudocyst in a Nine-Year-Old Girl. Klinische Wochenschrift, 68:485-487, 1990.
  16. Henneman PL, Marcus CS, Inkelis SH, Butler JA, Baumgartner FJ: Evaluation of Children with Possible Appendicitis Using Technitium 99m Leukocyte Scan. Pediatrics, 85:838-843, 1990.
  17. Baumgartner F, Lee E: Hyperthyroid Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis in a Hispanic Male, J Nat Med Assn, 82:129-134, 1990.
  18. Baumgartner F, White GH, Colman PD, Marcus C, Salahi W: Bleeding Meckel’s Diverticulum in an Adult. J Nat Med Assn, 82:585-588, 1990.
  19. Baumgartner F, Goodnight J, Nordestgaard A, White G: High Grade Compression of the lliac Vein by a Traumatic Pelvic Hematoma Without Fracture. Klinische Wochenschrift, 68:619-622, 1990.
  20. Baumgartner F, White G, White R, Bongard F, Smith C, Hiatt J, Chenevert M. Robertson J: Delayed, Exsanguinating Pelvic Hemorrhage After Blunt Trauma Without Bony Fracture: Case Report. J Trauma, 30:1603-1605, 1990.
  21. Baumgartner FJ, Bongard FS, Klein SR: Inadequate Bicarbonate Resuscitation in Trauma Patients Requiring Cross Clamping of the Aorta. Resuscitation, 20:17-23, 1990.
  22. Baumgartner F, Sheppard B, Devirgilio C, Esrig B, Harrier D, Nelson RJ, Robertson JR: Tracheal and Main Bronchial Disruptions After Blunt Chest Trauma: Presentation and Management. Ann Thoracic Surg, 50:569-574, 1990.
  23. Baumgartner FJ, Janusz M, Jamieson WRE, Winkler T, Burr LH, Vestrup J: Cardiopulmonary Bypass for Resuscitation of Patients with Accidental Hyopthermia and Cardiac Arrest. Can J Surg, 35:184-187, 1992.
  24. Fitzgerald JM, Mayo J, Jamieson E, Miller B, Baumgartner F: Tuberculosis of the Thymus: A Case Report and Review of the Literature. Chest, 102:1604-1605, 1992.
  25. Baumgartner F, Moore TC: Atretic, Obstructive Duodenal Mass Associated with Annular Pancreas and Malrotation in a Newborn Male. Eur J Pediatr Surg, 2:42-44, 1992.
  26. Klein SR, Saropyan RM, Baumgartner F, Bongard FS: Management Strategy of Vascular Injuries Associated with Pelvic Fractures. J Cardiovasc Surg, 33:349-357, 1992.
  27. Nordestgaard A, Baumgartner F, Butler J, Klein S: The Omphalocaval Shunt: An Alternate Method of Portal Decompensation. Ann Vascular Surg, 7:187-189, 1993.
  28. Zane RE, Baumgartner F, Klein SR, Milliken JC: Video Thoracoscopy: Routine Application for Recurrent Spontaneous Pneumothorax. J Nat Med Assn, 86:527-529, 1994.
  29. Bleiweis MS, Milliken JC, Baumgartner FJ, Georgiou D, Brundage BH: Application of the Ultrafast CT for Diagnosis of Perivalvular Abscesses: Surgical Implications. Chest, 106:629-623, 1994.
  30. Baumgartner F, A Particular Problem with Medicine (Letter). Unique Opportunities, 1994.
  31. Klein SR, Baumgartner FJ, Bongard F. Contemporary Management Strategy for Major Inferior Vena Caval Injuries. J Trauma, 37:35-42, 1994.
  32. Baumgartner F, Pak S, Ginzton L, Milliken J. Reduction Aortoplasty for Moderate-Sized Ascending Aortic Aneurysms. (Letter) Ann of Thorac Surg, 59:268, 1995.
  33. Zane RE, Baumgartner F, Milliken JC: Video Thoracoscopy in the Definitive Management of a Bronchogenic Cyst. J Nat Med Assn, 86:311-312, 1994.
  34. Lee JM, Baumgartner FJ, Shellans S, Butler J French. Degeneration and Sarcomatous Transformation of a Retroperitoneal Leiomyoma. Eur J Surg, 161: 1995.
  35. Baumgartner F, White GH, White RA, Bongard F, Smith C, Klein SR: Controversies in the Management of Retroperitoneal Hemorrhage Associated with Pelvic Fractures, J Nat Med Assn, 87:33-38, 1995.
  36. Oudiz R, Baumgartner F, Shapiro S. Disseminated Coccidiomycosis with Cardiac Involvement. J Am Soc Echocardiography, 8:947-52, 1995.
  37. Baumgartner F, Scudamore C, Nair C, Karusseit O, Hemming A. Venovenous Bypass for Major Hepatic and Caval Trauma. J Trauma, 39:671-3, 1995.
  38. Bleiweis MS, de Virgilio C, Milliken JC, Baumgartner F, Sheppard BB, Robertson JM, Nelson RJ: Tricuspid Valve Surgery: Fifteen Year Experience. JNMA, 88:1-4, 1996.
  39. Baumgartner FJ, Scott R, Zane R, Milliken JC, Gelman J, Rajfer J, Ages B, Vargas H, Klein SR. Modified Venovenous Technique for Resection of Renal and Adrenal Carcinomas with Involvement of the Inferior Vena Cava. European J Surg, 162:58-62, 1996.
  40. Baumgartner F, Pearsall P, Omari B, Robertson J. Aortic and Mitral Annular Remodeling Using Ultrasonic Decalcification. Herz: Kardiovasculare Erkrankungen, 21:179-182, 1996.
  41. Baumgartner F, Klein S, Scudamore C, Nair C, Gelman J, Scott R, Rajfer J, Milliken J. Extracorporeal Methods of Vascular Control for Difficult IVC Procedures. Am Surgeon, 62:247-248, 1996. Abstract and Comment published in: J Urology, 156:2110-2111, 1996.
  42. Nguyen D. Omari, Sun S, Chung C, Baumgartner F. Guide Wire Knotting after Carotid Impailment. Texas Heart Inst J, 23:313, 1996. Return to Top
  43. Baumgartner F. The Road Not Taken: Another Perspective. Western J. Med, 166:69, 1996.
  44. Baumgartner F, Brundage B, Bleiweis M, Lee J, Ferrarior T, Georgiou D, Milliken J. Feasibility of Ultrafast Computerized Tomography in the Early Evaluation of Coronary Bypass Patency. Am J. Cardiac Imaging, 10:170-174, 1996.
  45. Baumgartner F, Omari B, Shapiro S, Ginzton L, Nguyen D, Milliken J. Severe Intraannular Mitral Valve Abscess – Management Strategies. Cor Europaeum, 5:114-117, 1996.
  46. Baumgartner F, Milliken J. Mitral Annular Perforation of Staph Aureus Endocarditis. Clinical Cardiology (letter), 19:605, 1996.
  47. Baumgartner F, Omari B, Lee J, Bleiweis M, Snyder R, Robertson J, Sheppard B, Milliken J. Survival After Trauma Pneumonectomy: The Pathophysiologic Balance of Shock Resuscitation with Right Heart Failure. Am Surgeon, 62:967-972, 1996.
  48. Baumgartner F, Ayers B, Theuer C. Danger of False Intubation of Traumatic Tracheal Transection. Ann Thor Surg, 63:227-8, 1997.
  49. Baumgartner F, Omari B, Klein S, Appropritate Exposure and Drainage for Descending Necrotizing Mediastinitis. Ann Thor Surg, 64:887-8, 1997.
  50. Baumgartner FJ, Omari B, Pandya A, Bethencourt D. Local Transverse Arch Repair for Type A Aortic Dissection. Ann Thorac Surg, 64:1331-2, 1997.
  51. Baumgartner FJ, Munro Al, Jamieson WRE. Fracture Emboliztion of a Duromedics Mitral Prosthesis. Tex Heart Inst J, 24:122-4, 1997.
  52. Back MR, Baumgartner F, Klein SR. Detection and Evaluation of Aerodigestive Tract Injuries Caused by Cervical and Transmediastinal Gunshot Woulds. J Trauma, 42:680-685, 1997.
  53. Baumgartner F, Omari B, Milliken J. Repair of Left Ventriculo-Atrial Fistulas Due to Posterior Mitral Annular Abscesses. J Heart Valve Dis, 6:550-2, 1997.
  54. Nguyen T, Baumgartner F, Nelems B. Bilateral Rudimentary First Ribs as a Cause of Thoracic Outlet Syndrome. JNMA, 89:69-73, 1997.
  55. Kakuda J, Omari B, Renslo R, Schott R, Baumgartner F. CT Guided Needle Localization for Video-Thoracoscopic Resection of Pulmonary Nodules. Eur J Med Res, 2:340-2, 1997.
  56. Baumgartner FJ, Omari B, Robertson JR. Weight Lifting, Marfan Syndrome, and Acute Aortic Dissection. Ann Thor Surg, 64:1871-1, 1997.
  57. Baumgartner FJ, Omari B. Method of Repair of Cocaine Induced Chronic Type A Aortic Dissection. Ann Thor Surg, 64:1518, 1997.
  58. Baumgartner F, Pandya A, Omari B, Pandya A, Turner C, Milliken J., Robertson J. Ultrasonic Debridement of Mitral Calcification. J Cardiac Surg, 12:240-2, 1998.
  59. Baumgartner F, Omari B, Pak S, Ginzton L, Shapiro S, Milliken J. Reduction Aortoplasty for Moderate Sized Ascending Aortic Aneurysms. J Cardiac Surg, 13:129-32, 1998.
  60. Baumgartner F, Gheissari A, Panagiotides GP, Capouya ER, Yokoyama T: What is “Minimally Invasive”? Letter to the Editor. Ann Thorac Surg, 66:980-981, September 1998.
  61. Baumgartner F, Omari B, Goldberg, Sun S, Milliken J. Coronary Bypass in Patients with Profound Ventricular Dysfunction. Texas Heart Inst J, 25:125-9, 1998.
  62. Baumgartner F, Omari B, Arnell T, Pak S, Shapiro S, Milliken J. Surgery of the Aorta in Marfans Syndrome. Contemporary Surg, 53:158-166, 1998.
  63. Baumgartner F, Omari B, Donayre C. Suprarenal Abdominal Aortic Dissection with Retrograde Formation of a Massive Descending Thoracic Aneurysm. J Vasc Surg, 27:180-2, 1998.
  64. Pandya A, Baumgartner FJ, Nguyen D, Omari B. Thoracic Castleman’s Disease: Implications for Resection. Ann Thor Surg, 65:302, 1998.
  65. Baumgartner FJ, Omari B, Milliken J, Nelson R, Robertson J. Reversible Snaring for Prosthetic Seating During Valve Replacement. Ann Thor Surg, 66:957-8, 1998.
  66. Davidson J, Baumgartner F, Omari B, Milliken J. Intra-aortic Balloon pump: Indications and complications. JAMA, 90:137-140, 1998.
  67. Baumgartner FJ, Omari B, Canalis R, Klein S. Descending Necrotizing Mediastinitis: Lessons Learned from Management Delays. Contemporary Surg, 53:319-23, 1998.
  68. Omari B, Shapiro S, Ginzton L, Milliken J, Baumgartner F. Closure of Short, Wide Patent Ductus with Balloon Occlusion and Cardiopulmonary Bypass and Balloon Occlusion. Ann Thor Surg, 66:277-8, 1998.
  69. Nguyen T, Omari B, Milliken J, Kakuda J, Robertson J, DeVirgilio C, Baumgartner FJ. Characteristics of CABG Patients Less Than 45 Years of Age Compared with Older Patients Undergoing Coronary Bypass Grafting. Clinical Cardiology, 1998; 21:916.
  70. Gregorio CG, Baumgartner FJ, Omari BO. The Presenting Chest Roentgenogram in Acute Type A Aortic Dissection: a Multidisciplinary Study. Am Surgeon 2002;68: 6-10.
  71. Baumgartner FJ, Rayhanabad J, Bongard FS, Milliken JC, Donayre C, Klein SR. Central Venous Injuries of the Subclavian-jugular and Innominate-caval Confluences. Accepted, Texas Heart Inst J.
  72. Baumgartner FJ, Omari B. Extracorporeal Technique During Graft Replacement of Suprarenal Abdominal Aortic Dissections. Panmivera Medica 1998; 40: 350.
  73. Baumgartner FJ, Omari BO, Robertson JM, Nelson RJ, Pandya A, Milliken JC. Annular Abscesses in Surgical Endocarditis: Anatomic, Clinical & Operative Features. Ann Thorac Surg 2000; 70: 442-7.
  74. Baumgartner FJ, Gheissari A, Capouya ER, Panagiotides GP, Katouzian A, Yokoyama T. Technical Aspects of Total Revascularization of Off-Pump Bypass via Sternotomy Approach. Ann Thorac Surg 1999; 67: 1653-8.
  75. Yokayama T, Baumgartner FJ, Gheissari A, Capouya ER, Panagiotides GP, Declusin RJ. Off-Pump vs. On-Pump Coronary Bypass in High-Risk Subgroups. Ann Thor Surg 2000; 70: 1546-50.
  76. Off-Pump Obtuse Marginal Grafting With Local Stabilization. Thoracotomy Approach in Reoperations. Baumgartner FJ, Gheissari A, Panagiotides GP, Capouya ER, Declusin RJ, Yokoyama T. Ann Thor Surg 1999; 68: 946-8.
  77. Baumgartner FJ, Yokayama T, Gheissari A, Capouya ER, Panagiotides GP, Declusin RJ. Effect of Off-Pump Coronary Bypass on Morbidity. Am J Cardiol 86: 1021-2, 2000.
  78. Baumgartner FJ, Human Embryos: Potential Humans? Science 296: 1967-8, 2002.
  79. Baumgartner FJ, Navigating the Slippery Slope. Southern California Physician, Mar 2002; 9.
  80. Baumgartner FJ. Moral Leadership and the Issue of Abortion. Am J Obstet Gynecol 184; 1582, 2001.
  81. Baumgartner FJ. Hippocrates and the Dignity of Human Life. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2002; 186: 1378-9.
  82. Baumgartner FJ. When Does Life Begin? Swiss Review. Aug 2002; 4:17.
  83. Baumgartner FJ. Ethics and the Medical Record. Ann Int Med 2002; 137:
  84. Baumgartner FJ, Toh Y. Severe Hyperhidrosis: Clinical features and current thoracoscopic surgical management. 2003; 76: 1878-1883.
  85. Baumgartner FJ, Toh Y.Compensatory hyperhidrosis after thoracoscopic sympathectomy (let) Ann Thorac Surg 2005;80:1161.
  86. Baumgartner F, Lee J, Rayhanabad S. Ruptured acute, infrarenal dissection superimposed on a chronic abdominal aortic aneurysm. Tex Heart Inst J 2005;32:624-5.
  87. Baumgartner F. When does human life begin? Article on www.prolife.com
  88. Baumgartner F, Konecny J. Compensatory hyperhidrosis after sympathectomy: level of resection vs. location of hyperhidrosis. Ann Thorac Surg, 2007:84:1422.
  89. Baumgartner F. The ethical requirement to provide hydration and nutrition. Arch Intern Med 2006; 166:1324-5.
  90. Baumgartner FJ, Milliken JC, Robertson JR, Stein AG, Scott RP, Milliken JC, Omari BO. Clinical Patterns of Surgical Endocarditis. J Cardiac Surg 2007; 22: 32-38.
  91. Baumgartner FJ, Surgical approaches and techniques in the management of severe hyperhidrosis. Thoracic Surg Clin 2008; 18: 167-181.
  92. Baumgartner FJ. Bertin S, Konecny J. Superior of thoracoscopic sympathectomy over medical management for the palmoplantar subset of severe hyperhidrosis. Accepted, Ann Vasc Surg 2008
  93. Baumgartner FJ, Kalinowski A, Grant S. Endovascular repair of traumatic injury to an persistent sciatic artery. Accepted, Texas Heart Inst J, 2008
  94. Baumgartner FJ, Congenital azygous web obscuring the sympathetic chain during thoracoscopic sympathectomysurgery for hyperhidrosis. Accepted, Texas Heart Inst J, 2008
  95. Baumgartner FJ. Prospective randomized trial of T2 vs. T3 sympathectomy for severe palmoplantar hyperhidrosis. In preparation.