David McGiffin

Professor

20112020
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Biography

Prof David McGiffin is Head of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Alfred Health.

The main areas of research for the department centre around improving outcomes in transplantation, particularly donor organ optimisation and preservation as well as innovations in cardiothoracic surgery, including sutureless valves, bidirectional ECMO cannulae and new generation VADs.

 

Keywords

  • cardiac surgery
  • transplantation

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Projects 2016 2020

Research Output 2011 2017

Continued Successful Evolution of Extended Criteria Donor Lungs for Transplantation

Kotecha, S., Hobson, J., Fuller, J., Paul, E., Levvey, B. J., Whitford, H., Paraskeva, M., McGiffin, D., Snell, G. I. & Westall, G. P., 1 Nov 2017, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 104, 5, p. 1702-1709 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

ECMO as a bridge to non-transplant cardiac surgery

Wallinder, A., Pellegrino, V., Fraser, J. F. & McGiffin, D. C., 1 Aug 2017, In : Journal of Cardiac Surgery. 32, 8, p. 514-521 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

Identifying a safe site for intercostal catheter insertion using the mid-arm point (MAP)

Bing, F., Fitzgerald, M., Olaussen, A., Finnegan, P., O'Reilly, G., Gocentas, R., Stergiou, H., Korin, A., Marasco, S. & McGiffin, D., 2017, In : Journal of Emergency Medicine Trauma & Acute Care. 2017, 1, 3.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Nina braunwald: A female pioneer in cardiac surgery

Sabharwal, N., Dev, H., Smail, H., McGiffin, D. C. & Saxena, P., 1 Apr 2017, In : Texas Heart Institute Journal. 44, 2, p. 96-100 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Optimizing microplate biofilm assays to screen anti-infective surfaces

Qu, Y., Thissen, H., McGiffin, D. C. & Peleg, A. Y., Jan 2017, In : Trends in Biotechnology. 35, 1, p. 3-5 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterOtherpeer-review