Michael Rossiter-Thornton

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Use of sildenafil and nitric oxide in the management of hypoxemia owing to pulmonary arteriovenous fistulas after total cavopulmonary connection Sameer Bhate, MCh DNB(CVTS), Michael Rossiter-Thornton, BMedSc(Hons), Stephen G. Cooper, MB, ChB, FRACP, Jonathan Gillis, PhD, FRACP, Andrew D. Cole, BAppSci(Hons), Gary S. Sholler, MBBS, FRACP, Richard B. Chard,(More)
We report the first Australian use of the Impella LP 5.0, a minimally invasive, high-output left ventricular assist device. The device was inserted intra-operatively for cardiac failure following coronary artery grafting. Although it facilitated a temporary post-operative recovery, the patient ultimately succumbed due to left ventricular failure more than(More)
The synthetic tripeptide arsenical 4-(N-(S-glutathionylacetyl)amino)p-phenylarsenoxide (p-GSAO) is an angiogenesis inhibitor that inactivates mitochondrial adenine nucleotide translocase (ANT) by cross-linking a pair of matrix-facing cysteine residues. This causes an increase in superoxide levels and proliferation arrest of endothelial cells followed by(More)
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