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Edward Cantu, III, MD

Edward Cantu III, MD

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Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Presbyterian Medical Center of Philadelphia and the Pennsylvania Hospital
Department: Surgery

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Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department of Surgery
Division of Cardiovascular Surgery
3400 Spruce Street
6 Silverstein
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4283
Harvard University, 1994.
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 2000.
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Selected Publications

de la Fuente SG, Safford SD, Cantu E, Ludwig KA: Spinal abscess presenting as the initial symptom of Crohn's disease. International Journal of Colorectal Diseases 24(5): 601-2, May 2009.

Cantu E, Milano CA, Smith PK: Critical care for the adult cardiac patient. Sabiston & Spencer: Surgery of the Chest. 7th Edition. Sellke FW, Del Nido PJ, Swanson SJ, Sabiston DC, Spencer FC (eds.). Philadelphia, Pa.: Elsevier Saunders, Page: 933-56, 2009.

Hartwig MG, Snyder LD, Appel JZ, 3rd, Cantu E, 3rd, Lin SS, Palmer SM, Davis RD: Rabbit anti-thymocyte globulin induction therapy does not prolong survival after lung transplantation. Journal of Heart & Lung Transplantation 27(5): 547-53, May 2008.

Balsara KR, Cantu E, Bush EL, Appel JZ, Hartwig MG, Lin SS, Davis RD: Early fundoplication reduces the incidence of chronic allograft dysfunction in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease. International Society for Heart & Lung Transplantation, San Francisco, CA 2008.

Cantu, E. Balsara, K R. Li, B. Lau, C. Gibson, S. Wyse, A. Baig, K. Gaca, J. Gonzalez-Stawinski, G V. Nichols, T. Parker, W. Davis, R D.: Prolonged function of macrophage, von Willebrand factor-deficient porcine pulmonary xenografts. American Journal of Transplantation 7(1): 66-75, Jan 2007.

Bush EL, Balsara KR, Hartwig M, Pbillips-Bute BG, Shaw A, Cantu E, Appel JZ, Davis RD, Welsby IJ, Lin SS: Perioperative predictors of renal failure following off-pump primary double lung transplantation. International Society for Heart & Lung Transplantation, San Francisco, CA 2007.

Bush EL, Appel JZ, Li B, Balsara KR, Hartwig M, Cantu E, Parker W, Davis RD, Lin SS: Chronic aspiration in lung allotransplantation induces a donor-specific hyperimmune state. International Society for Heart & Lung Transplantation, San Francisco, CA 2007.

Cantu E, D’Amico TA: Thoracoscopic pulmonary resection. Atlas of Laparoscopic Surgery, 3rd Edition. Pappas TN, Pryor AD, Harnisch MP (eds.). Philadelphia: Current Medicine, Page: 215-25, 2007.

Appel JZ, 3rd, Lee SM, Hartwig MG, Li B, Hsieh CC, Cantu E, 3rd, Yoon Y, Lin SS, Parker W, Davis RD: Characterization of the innate immune response to chronic aspiration in a novel rodent model. Respiratory Research 8: 87, 2007.

Bush EL, Balsara KR, Hartwig MG, Appel JZ, Cantu E, Simsir SA, Parker WR, Palmer SM, Lin SS, Davis RD: Effectiveness of non-primary single lung transplants for patients with COPD and bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome (BOS) following initial lung transplant. American Transplant Conference, San Francisco, CA 2007.

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