Dr. Saha

< backSibu P. Saha, M.D.

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Chief, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Chairman, Directors Council, Gill Heart Institute

DEPARTMENTAL AFFILIATION

Surgery

Contact Information

Telephone: (859) 257-8250
                 (800) 352-5586
Fax: (859) 278-4836
E-mail: ssaha2@uky.edu

Mailing Address

University of Kentucky
407 C.T. Wethington Building
900 South Limestone
Lexington, KY 40536-0200

Office

Wethington Building, room 407


Recent publications by Dr. Saha
Current evidence for antithrombotic therapy after peripheral vascular interventions. Saha SP, Whayne TF Jr, Mukherjee D. Curr Vasc Pharmacol. 2013 Jul;11(4):507-13. Review. PubMed PMID: 22272907.

Intraoperative blood transfusion of one or two units of packed red blood cells is associated with a fivefold risk of stroke in patients undergoing elective carotid endarterectomy. Rubinstein C, Davenport DL, Dunnagan R, Saha SP, Ferraris VA, Xenos ES. J Vasc Surg. 2013 Feb;57(2 Suppl):53S-7S. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2012.07.059. PMID: 23336856

Noninvasive optical evaluation of spontaneous low frequency oscillations in cerebral hemodynamics. Cheng R, Shang Y, Hayes D Jr, Saha SP, Yu G. Neuroimage. 2012 Sep;62(3):1445-54. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2012.05.069. Epub 2012 Jun 1. PMID: 22659481

2012 update to the society of thoracic surgeons guideline on use of antiplatelet drugs in patients having cardiac and noncardiac operations. Ferraris VA, Saha SP, Oestreich JH, Song HK, Rosengart T, Reece TB, Mazer CD, Bridges CR, Despotis GJ, Jointer K, Clough ER. Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Nov;94(5):1761-81. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2012.07.086. No abstract available. PMID: 23098967

A prospective randomized study comparing fibrin sealant to manual compression for the treatment of anastomotic suture-hole bleeding in expanded polytetrafluoroethylene grafts. Saha SP, Muluk S, Schenk W 3rd, Dennis JW, Ploder B, Grigorian A, Presch I, Goppelt A. J Vasc Surg. 2012 Jul;56(1):134-41. Epub 2012 May 25. PMID: 22633423

A randomized, double-blind trial comparing continuous thoracic epidural bupivacaine with and without opioid in contrast to a continuous paravertebral infusion of bupivacaine for post-thoracotomy pain. Grider JS, Mullet TW, Saha SP, Harned ME, Sloan PA. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2012 Feb;26(1):83-9. Epub 2011 Nov 17. PMID: 22100213

Citrullus lanatus 'sentinel' (watermelon) extract reduces atherosclerosis in LDL receptor-deficient mice. Poduri A, Rateri DL, Saha SK, Saha S, Daugherty A. J Nutr Biochem. 2012 Aug 16. PMID: 22902326

Pneumonectomy for non-small cell lung cancer: outcomes analysis.  Kalathiya RJ, Saha SP. South Med J. 2012 Jul;105(7):350-4. PMID: 22766661

Noninvasive Optical Evaluation of Spontaneous Low Frequency Oscillations in Cerebral Hemodynamics. Cheng R, Shang Y, Hayes D Jr, Saha SP, Yu G. Neuroimage. 2012 May 31. PMID: 22659481

A prospective randomized study comparing fibrin sealant to manual compression for the treatment of anastomotic suture-hole bleeding in expanded polytetrafluoroethylene grafts. Saha SP, Muluk S, Schenk W 3rd, Dennis JW, Ploder B, Grigorian A, Presch I, Goppelt A. J Vasc Surg. 2012 May 24. PMID: 22633423

Thoracic Surgery in the Real World: Does Surgical Specialty Affect Outcomes in Patients Having General Thoracic Operations? Ferraris VA, Saha SP, Davenport DL, Zwischenberger JB. Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Apr;93(4):1041-7; discussion 1047-8. Epub 2012 Mar 3. PMID: 22386087.

Current Evidence for Antithrombotic Therapy after Peripheral Vascular Interventions. Saha SP, Whayne TF Jr, Mukherjee D. Curr Vasc Pharmacol. 2012 Jan 20. PMID: 22272907.

Surgical outcomes and transfusion of minimal amounts of blood in the operating room. Ferraris VA, Davenport DL, Saha SP, Austin PC, Zwischenberger JB. Arch Surg. 2012 Jan;147(1):49-55. PMID: 22250113

Optimal Medical Therapy for Coronary Artery Disease in 2011 - Perspectives from the STICH Trial.   Whayne TF Jr, Saha SP, Quevedo K, Mukherjee D. Cardiovasc Hematol Agents Med Chem. 2011 Sep 9. PMID: 21902655.

Intraoperative transfusion of small amounts of blood heralds worse postoperative outcome in patients having noncardiac thoracic operations.  Ferraris VA, Davenport DL, Saha SP, Bernard A, Austin PC, Zwischenberger JB. Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Jun;91(6):1674-80; discussion 1680. Epub 2011 Apr 23. PMID: 21514923.

Carotid endarterectomy: outcome of "old-fashioned" approach.  Oldham J, Saha S. Int Surg. 2011 Jan-Mar;96(1):60-3. PMID: 21675622.

Intraoperative Transfusion of Small Amounts of Blood Heralds Worse Postoperative Outcome in Patients Having Noncardiac Thoracic Operations. Ferraris VA, Davenport DL, Saha SP, Bernard A, Austin PC, Zwischenberger JB. Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Apr 22. PMID: 21514923.

Use of Fibrin Sealant as a Hemostatic Agent in Expanded Polytetrafluoroethylene Graft Placement Surgery. Saha SP, Muluk S, Schenk W 3rd, Burks SG, Grigorian A, Ploder B, Presch I, Pavlova BG, Hantak E. Ann Vasc Surg. 2011 Aug;25(6):813-22.  PMID: 21514114.

Cerebral monitoring during carotid endarterectomy using near-infrared diffuse optical spectroscopies and electroencephalogram. Shang Y, Cheng R, Dong L, Ryan SJ, Saha SP, Yu G. Phys Med Biol. 2011 Apr 20;56(10):3015-3032. PMID: 21508444.

2011 update to the society of thoracic surgeons and the society of cardiovascular anesthesiologists blood conservation clinical practice guidelines.   Ferraris VA, Brown JR, Despotis GJ, Hammon JW, Reece TB, Saha SP, Song HK, Clough ER, Shore-Lesserson LJ, Goodnough LT, Mazer CD, Shander A, Stafford-Smith. M, Waters J, Baker RA, Dickinson TA, Fitzgerald DJ, Likosky DS, Shann KG.  Ann Thorac Surg.  2011 Mar;91(3):944-82. PMID: 21353044

Intraoperative evaluation of revascularization effect on ischemic muscle hemodynamics using near-infrared diffuse optical spectroscopies.  Yu G, Shang Y, Zhao Y, Cheng R, Dong L, Saha SP. J Biomed Opt. 2011 Mar-Apr;16(2):027004. PMID: 21361707

The Relationship Between Mortality and Preexisting Cardiac Disease in 5,971 Trauma Patients.  Ferraris VA, Ferraris SP, Saha SP. J Trauma. 2010 Jun 3. PMID: 20526211

Cardiovascular care: a challenge for Kentucky. Saha SP, Whayne TF Jr. J Ky Med Assoc. 2009 Aug;107(8):295-7. PMID: 19777939
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