Charles R. Bridges, M.D., Sc.D.

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Adjunct Professor of Surgery
Department: Surgery

Contact information
Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Pennsylvania Medical Center
3400 Spruce Street, 4 Silverstein Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 829-8713
Fax: (215) 829-8780
A.B. (Engineering and Applied Physics)
Harvard University, 1976.
S.M. (Electrical Engineering and Computer Science)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology , 1980.
M.D. (Health Sciences and Technology Program)
Harvard Medical School , 1981.
Sc.D. (Chemical Engineering, Biological Mass Transport)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology , 1984.
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Selected Publications

Bridges CR, Hanna H. : Bradyarrythmias/Pacemakers. Operative Cardiac Surgery, 5th Edition. Gardner T and Spray T (eds.). London: Edward Arnold Ltd. Page: 497-523, 2004.

Bridges CR: Surgery for cardiac tumours. Key Topics in Cardiac Surgery. Stephenson LW and Ohri S (eds.). London: BIOS Scientific, 2004.

Bridges CR : Overview of TMR randomized trials. Myocardial Laser Revascularization. Bridges CR and Chir RCJ (eds.). New York: Futura, 2004.

Bridges CR.: Animal Models of Acute and Chronic Coronary Ischemia. Myocardial Laser Revascularization. Bridges CR and Chir RCJ (eds.). New York: Futura, 2004.

Bridges CR: Myocardial Laser Revascularization. Myocardial Laser Revascularization. Bridges CR (eds.). Amonk, NY: Futura Publishing, 2004.

Bridges CR, Edwards FH, Peterson ED, Coombs LP, Ferguson TB. : Cardiac surgery in nonagenarians and centenarians. JACS 197(3): 347-357, September 2003.

Bridges CR, Burkman JM, Malekan R, Konig SK, Chen H, Yarnall CB, Gardner TJ, Stewart AS, Stecker MM, Patterson T, Stedman HH: Global cardiac-specific transgene expression using cardio-pulmonary bypass with cardiac isolation. Annals of Thoracic Surgery 73(6): 1939-1946, June 2002.

Gopal K, Hudson IM, Ludmir J, Ewing S, Bavaria JE, Wong KL, Bridges CR. : Homograft aortic root replacement during pregnancy for bacterial endocarditis. Annals of Thoracic Surgery 74(1): 243-245, July 2002.

Bridges CR. : Race and coronary bypass mortality: significance of geography and surgeon selection. ABC Digest of Urban Cardiology 8(5): 8-14, 2002.

Su L, Lesniewski J, Burkman J, Wang Z, Zhen X, Bridges C, Stedman H. : A small animal model for isolated cardiac perfusion and recirculation in situ. Molecular Therapy 5(5): S239, 2002.

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