CHO, Sang-Ho

Position : Professor Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

Specialty :

  • Surgery for adult acquired heart disease(Coronary artery bypass surgery, Off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery, Valvular heart disease (valve repair), Arrhythmia surgery, Cardiac mechanical assist device)
  • Surgery for aortic disease(Thoracic aortic aneurysm, Endovascular surgery)

Education :

  • Medical course, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Korea(M.D.)
  • Graduate school, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Korea(M.S.)
  • Graduate School, Chungbuk National University, Korea(Ph.D)

Experience :

Clinical fellow, Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Severeance Hospital, Yonsei University College of Medicine Visiting physicians, MAYO clinic, Minnesota , USA

Research papers/ Book chapters:

  • Anomalous origin of right coronary artery from left coronary sinus : Surgical management and clinical results. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Jun 9 [Epub ahead of print]
  • Normothermic cardiac surgery with warm blood cardioplegia in patient with cold agglutinin. Korean J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014;47(2):133-136
  • Large arteriovenous fistula between the common iliac artery and vein after blunt trauma. J Vasc Surg. 2012;55(6):1784
  • Preoperative indexed left ventricular dimensions to predict early recovery of left ventricular function after aortic valve replacement for chronic aortic regurgitation. Circ J. 2010;74(11):2340-2345
  • Respiratory Support by Performing Percutaneous Cardiopulmonary Support (PCPS) for Tracheal Resection and Reconstruction in Patients with Severe Distal Tracheal Stenosis. Korean J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009;42:259-262
  • Fate of Functional Mitral Regurgitation and Predictors of Persistent Mitral Regurgitation After Isolated Aortic Valve Replacement. Ann Thorac Surg. 2011;92:82?8
  • Huge Ascending Aortic Pseudoaneurysm Caused By a Penetrating Atherosclerotic Ulcer. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2008;1(3):19-20
  • Atypical Coarctation of the Aorta-Congenital Stenosis of the Mid-Thoracic Aorta. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2009; 53(22)
  • The Safety and Efficacy of Mediastinoscopy in Non-small Cell Lung Cancer. Korean J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2006;39:470-474
  •  Aortosternal Venous Compression : Innominate Vein Compression by the Innominate Artery. Ann Thorac Surg 2011;92:361
  • Leiomyosarcoma Involving Main and Left Pulmonary Artery Treated Surgically With Homograft Replacement and Concomitant Left Pneumonectomy. Circulation. 2007;116:559-e561
  • etc.