Publications

  1. Johnson MM, Odell JA. Nontuberculous mycobacterial pulmonary infections. J Thorac Dis. 2014 Mar; 6(3):210-20.
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  2. Belli EV, Landolfo K, Keller C, Thomas M, Odell J. Lung cancer following lung transplant: single institution 10 year experience. Lung Cancer. 2013 Sep; 81(3):451-4. Epub 2013 Jul 05.
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  3. Belli EV, Landolfo K, Thomas M, Odell J. Partial anomalous pulmonary venous return in a lung transplant recipient. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Mar; 95(3):1104-6.
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  4. Odell JA. The history of surgery for pulmonary tuberculosis. Thorac Surg Clin. 2012 Aug; 22(3):257-69.
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  5. Odell JA. How an aspirin, a throat swab from a chicken, and four Guinea pigs changed thoracic surgery. Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 May; 93(5):1753-60.
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  6. Moss JE, Festic E, Odell JA. Retrocardiac herniation of atelectatic lung into the opposite chest. Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Feb; 93(2):662.
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  7. Odell JA, Keller CA, Erasmus DB, Stritt MT. Traumatic bronchial rupture and platypnea-orthodeoxia. Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Feb; 93(2):662-4.
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  8. Odell JA, Kennelly K, Stauffer J. Phrenic nerve palsy and Parsonage-Turner syndrome. Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Jul; 92(1):349-51.
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  9. Stauffer JA, Mathew J, Odell JA. Esophageal adenocarcinoma after laparoscopic gastric band placement for obesity. Dis Esophagus. 2011 Jan; 24(1):E8-10. Epub 2010 Dec 17.
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  10. Odell JA, DeVault KR. Extended stent usage for persistent esophageal leak: should there be limits? Ann Thorac Surg. 2010 Nov; 90(5):1707-8.
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  11. Harewood GC, Pascual J, Raimondo M, Woodward T, Johnson M, McComb B, Odell J, Jamil LH, Gill KR, Wallace MB. Economic analysis of combined endoscopic and endobronchial ultrasound in the evaluation of patients with suspected non-small cell lung cancer. Lung Cancer. 2010 Mar; 67(3):366-71. Epub 2009 May 26.
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  12. Vu M, Harrison BA, DeStephano C, Odell J. Endocarditis, vegetation, and perforation of the pulmonary valve. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2008 Apr; 22(2):261-2. Epub 2007 May 07.
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  13. Wallace MB, Pascual JM, Raimondo M, Woodward TA, McComb BL, Crook JE, Johnson MM, Al-Haddad MA, Gross SA, Pungpapong S, Hardee JN, Odell JA. Minimally invasive endoscopic staging of suspected lung cancer. JAMA. 2008 Feb 6; 299(5):540-6.
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  14. Wallace MB, Woodward TA, Raimondo M, Al-Haddad M, Odell JA. Transaortic fine-needle aspiration of centrally located lung cancer under endoscopic ultrasound guidance: the final frontier. Ann Thorac Surg. 2007 Sep; 84(3):1019-21.
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  15. Cheshire WP, Odell JA, Woodward TA, Wharen RE Jr. Cervical sympathetic neuralgia arising from a schwannoma. Headache. 2007 Mar; 47(3):444-6.
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  16. Al-Haddad M, Craig CA, Odell J, Pajaro O, Wallace MB. The use of self-expandable plastic stents for non-malignant esophago-pleural fistulas. Dis Esophagus. 2007; 20(6):538-41.
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  17. Odell JA. Dr Andrew Logan: the passing of a pioneer. Ann Thorac Surg. 2006 Oct; 82(4):1567-9.
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  18. Slappy AL, Odell JA, Hinder RA, McKinney JM. Jejunopexy for selectively placed fluoroscopically guided percutaneous jejunal feeding tubes. Ann Thorac Surg. 2006 Aug; 82(2):756-8.
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  19. Blackshear JL, Johnson WD, Odell JA, Baker VS, Howard M, Pearce L, Stone C, Packer DL, Schaff HV. Thoracoscopic extracardiac obliteration of the left atrial appendage for stroke risk reduction in atrial fibrillation. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2003 Oct 1; 42(7):1249-52.
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  20. Shahriari A, Odell JA. Cervical and thoracic components of multiorgan lymphangiomatosis managed surgically. Ann Thorac Surg. 2001 Feb; 71(2):694-696.
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  21. Malouf JF, Hannoush HM, Odell JA. Fractured occluder disc: a previously unrecognized complication of the Starr-Edwards disc prosthesis. J Heart Valve Dis. 2001 Jan; 10(1):136-8.
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  22. Odell JA, Alvarez S, Cvitkovich DG, Cortese DA, McComb BL. Multiple lung abscesses due to ochroconis gallopavum, a dematiaceous fungus, in a nonimmunocompromised wood pulp worker. Chest. 2000 Nov; 118(5):1503-5.
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  23. Odell JA, Buckels NJ. Techniques of pneumonectomy: pneumonectomy through an empyema. Chest Surg Clin N Am. 1999; 9(2):369-378.
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  24. Odell JA. The trauma patient - critical decision-making - when to explore the chest. Trauma. 1999; 1:125-31.
  25. Dye KR, Finck SJ, Shine TSJ, Feinglass NG, Odell JA. Left thoracotomy for redo-coronary artery bypass. Surgical Physician Assistant. 1999; 5:12-7.
  26. Pick A, Dearani J, Odell J. Effect of sternotomy direction on the incidence of inadvertent pleurotomy. J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 1998 Oct; 39(5):673-6.
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  27. Seelig MH, Oldenburg WA, Klingler PJ, Odell JA. Superior vena cava syndrome caused by chronic hemodialysis catheters: autologous reconstruction with a pericardial tube graft. J Vasc Surg. 1998 Sep; 28(3):556-60.
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  28. Ommen SR, Odell JA, Stanton MS. Atrial arrhythmias after cardiothoracic surgery. N Engl J Med. 1997 May 15; 336(20):1429-34.
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  29. Odell JA, Mullany CJ, Schaff HV, Orszulak TA, Daly RC, Morris JJ. Aortic valve replacement after previous coronary artery bypass grafting. Ann Thorac Surg. 1996 Nov; 62(5):1424-30.
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  30. Kim HK, Tazelaar HD, Odell J, Park YS, Steckelberg JM, Miller VM, McGregor CG. An animal model of pulmonary infection after single lung transplantation. Transplant Proc. 1996 Jun; 28(3):1816-7.
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  31. Blackshear JL, Odell JA. Appendage obliteration to reduce stroke in cardiac surgical patients with atrial fibrillation. Ann Thorac Surg. 1996 Feb; 61(2):755-9.
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  32. Odell JA, Blackshear JL, Davies E, Byrne WJ, Kollmorgen CF, Edwards WD, Orszulak TA. Thoracoscopic obliteration of the left atrial appendage: potential for stroke reduction? Ann Thorac Surg. 1996 Feb; 61(2):565-9.
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  33. Odell JA, Sarano ME. Valvuloplastia mitral: Se debe realizar en pacientes asintomaticos? Revista Colombiana de Cardiologia. 1996; 5:129-34.
  34. Odell JA. Invited commentary on "Open drainage of massive tuberculous empyema with progressive reexpansion of the lung: an old concept revisited". Ali SM, Siddiqui AA, Mclaughlin JS. Ann Thorac Surg. 1996;62: 218-224.
  35. Odell JA, Schaff HV, Orszulak TA. Early results of a simplified method of mitral valve annuloplasty. Circulation. 1995 Nov 1; 92(9 Suppl):II150-4.
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  36. Odell JA, Rode H, Millar AJ, Hoffman HD. Surgical repair in children with the Budd-Chiari syndrome. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1995 Oct; 110(4 Pt 1):916-23.
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  37. Odell JA, Keeton GR, Millar RN, Beningfield SJ. Pacemaker induced superior vena cava obstruction: management by spiral vein graft. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 1995 Apr; 18(4 Pt 1):739-42.
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  38. Odell JA, Orszulak TA. Surgical repair and reconstruction of valvular lesions. Curr Opin Cardiol. 1995 Mar; 10(2):135-43.
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  39. Swart MJ, Gordon PC, Hayse-Gregson PB, Dyer RA, Swanepoel AL, Buckels NJ, Schall R, Odell JA. High-dose aprotinin in cardiac surgery--a prospective, randomized study. Anaesthesia & Intensive Care. 1994 Oct; 22(5):529-33.
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  40. Zilla P, Preiss P, Groscurth P, Rosemeier F, Deutsch M, Odell J, Heidinger C, Fasol R, von Oppell U. In vitro-lined endothelium: initial integrity and ultrastructural events. Surgery. 1994 Sep; 116(3):524-34.
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  41. Odell JA. Management of empyema thoracis. J R Soc Med. 1994 Aug; 87(8):466-70.
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  42. Hammond JM, Lyddell C, Potgieter PD, Odell J. Severe pneumococcal pneumonia complicated by massive pulmonary gangrene. Chest. 1993 Nov; 104(5):1610-2.
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  43. Worthington MG, Brink JG, Odell JA, Buckels J, de Groot MK, Klein M, Gunning AJ. Surgical relief of acute airway obstruction due to primary tuberculosis. Ann Thorac Surg. 1993 Nov; 56(5):1054-62.
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  44. Linegar AG, Odell JA, Fennell WM, Close PM, De Groot MK, Casserly DR, Perold JI. Massive thymic hyperplasia. Ann Thorac Surg. 1993 May; 55(5):1197-201.
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  45. Human PA, Holl J, Vosloo S, Hewitson J, Brink JG, Reichenspurner H, Boehm D, Rose AG, Odell JA, Reichart B. Extended cardiopulmonary preservation: University of Wisconsin solution versus Bretschneider's cardioplegic solution. Ann Thorac Surg. 1993 May; 55(5):1123-30.
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  46. Pike RE, Odell JA, Kahn D. Public attitudes to organ donation in South Africa. S Afr Med J. 1993 Feb; 83(2):91-4.
  47. Swart MJ, Odell JA, Fraser RC. Sequestration of the left coronary artery from the aorta. Ann Thorac Surg. 1993 Feb; 55(2):523-4.
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  48. Brink AJ, Rose AG, Odell JA, Stevens JE, Von Oppell UO, De Moor MM, Sareli P, Rossouw J, Strang JI. Chronic rheumatic heart disease: Part II.A round table discussion. Cardiovascular Journal of Southern Africa. 1993; 4:.
  49. Botha CA, Odell JA. Anomalous subaortic position of the left brachiocephalic (innominate) vein. A second case associated with truncus arteriosus. Cardiovasc J Southern Africa. 1993; 4:20-1.
  50. Rose AG, Viviers L, Odell JA. Pathology of chronic rejection. An analysis of the epicardial and intramyocardial coronary arteries and myocardial alterations in 43 human allografts. Journal of Cardiovascular Pathology. 1993; 2:7-19.
  51. Odell JA, Sprenger K, Acker BA. Coarctation of the aorta and paraplegia: medicolegal aspects and preventative measures. Cardiovasc J Southern Africa. 1993; 4:56-60.
  52. Brink AJ, Rose AG, Odell JA, Stevens JE, Von Oppell UO, De Moor MM, Sareli P, Rossouw J, Strang JI. Chronic rheumatic heart disease: Part I. A round table discussion. Cardiovascular Journal of Southern Africa. 1993; 4:123-30.
  53. Brink AJ, Rose AG, Odell JA, Stevens JE, Von Oppell UO, De Moor MM, Sareli P, Rossouw J, Strang JI. Chronic rheumatic heart disease: Part III. A round table discussion. Cardiovascular Journal of Southern Africa. 1993; 4:226-32.
  54. Odell JA, Brink JG, Robson S, Terblanche J, Kahn D. Transplantation of solid organs in South Africa. S Afr Med J. 1992 Dec; 82(6):427-31.
  55. Odell JA, Brink JG. Heart transplantation in South Africa--a critical appraisal. S Afr Med J. 1992 Dec; 82(6):394-6.
  56. Rose AG, Viviers L, Odell JA. Autopsy-determined causes of death following cardiac transplantation. A study of 81 patients and literature review. Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine. 1992 Nov; 116(11):1137-41.
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  57. Pike RE, Odell JA, Kahn D. Public attitudes to organ donation in South Africa. Transplant Proc. 1992 Oct; 24(5):2102.
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  58. Linegar AG, von Oppell UO, Hegemann S, de Groot M, Odell JA. Tracheobronchial foreign bodies. Experience at Red Cross Children's Hospital, 1985-1990. S Afr Med J. 1992 Sep; 82(3):164-7.
  59. Odell JA, Schurek JO, Barnard CN, Commerford PJ. Long-term results of the Ivalon baffle mitral valve repair. Ann Thorac Surg. 1992 Aug; 54(2):283-5.
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  60. Buckels NJ, Vosloo S, Rose AG, Odell JA. Donor heart coronary sinus ostium atresia in a successful cardiac transplant. Ann Thorac Surg. 1992 Jun; 53(6):1096-7.
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  61. Vosloo S, Brink J, Odell JA. Results of cardiac transplantation at Groote Schuur hospital in patients aged 20 years or younger. Cardiovasc J Southern Africa. 1992; 3:177-80.
  62. Hugo-Hamman CT, Vosloo SM, De Moor MM, Odell JA. Paediatric heart transplants--should we do them? S Afr Med J. 1991 Nov 2; 80(9):434-6.
  63. von Oppell UO, de Groot M, Thierfelder C, Zilla P, Odell JA. Successful management of aortoesophageal fistula due to thoracic aortic aneurysm. Ann Thorac Surg. 1991 Nov; 52(5):1168-70.
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  64. von Oppell UO, Thierfelder CF, Beningfield SJ, Brink JG, Odell JA. Traumatic rupture of the descending thoracic aorta. S Afr Med J. 1991 May 18; 79(10):595-8.
  65. Potgieter PD, Hammond JM, Musson G, Odell J. Surgical drainage of lung abscess complicating acute community-acquired pneumonia. Chest. 1991 May; 99(5):1280-2.
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  66. Hildebrandt A, Meiser B, Human P, Reichenspurner H, Rose A, Odell J, Reichart B. FK 506: short- and long-term treatment after cardiac transplantation in nonhuman primates. Transplant Proc. 1991 Feb; 23(1 Pt 1):509-10.
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  67. Rose AG, Commerford PJ, Odell JA, Brink AJ. Cardiovascular Profile. Dilated cardiomyopathy (1) - A round-table discussion. Cardiovascular Journal of Southern Africa. 1991; 2:25-30.
  68. Rose AG, Commerford PJ, Odell J, Brink AJ. Cardiovascular Profile. Dilated Cardiomyopathy (II) - A round-table dicussion. Cardiovascular Journal of Southern Africa. 1991; 2:76-80.
  69. Hildebrandt A, Reichenspurner H, Gordon GD, Horak AR, Odell JA, Reichart B. Heterotopic heart transplantation: mid-term hemodynamic and echocardiographic analysis--the concern of arteriovenous-valve incompetence. J Heart Transplant. 1990 Nov-Dec; 9(6):675-81; discussion 682.
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  70. Zilla P, Fasol R, Dudeck U, Siedler S, Preiss P, Fischlein T, Muller-Glauser W, Baitella G, Sanan D, Odell J, et al. In situ cannulation, microgrid follow-up and low-density plating provide first passage endothelial cell masscultures for in vitro lining. J Vasc Surg. 1990 Aug; 12(2):180-9.
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  71. Reichenspurner H, Hildebrandt A, Human PA, Boehm DH, Rose AG, Odell JA, Reichart B, Schorlemmer HU. 15-Deoxyspergualin for induction of graft nonreactivity after cardiac and renal allotransplantation in primates. Transplantation. 1990 Aug; 50(2):181-5.
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  72. De Groot KM, Gunning AJ, Odell JA. Intrinsic obstruction of the Procter-Livingstone tube. S Afr J Surg. 1990 Mar; 28(1):14-5.
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  73. Reichart B, Vosloo S, Odell JA, Holl J, Human P, Hewitson J. Heart transplantation in October l989 : A point of view. Cardiovascular Journal of Southern Africa. 1990; 1:23-30.
  74. Odell JA, Pike RE, Reichart B. Donors - the problem with transplantation. Cardiovascular Journal of Southern Africa. 1990; 1:57-9.
  75. Odell JA, Merifield TA, Clark G. Organ donation - would you know what to do? Hosp Med. 1990; 12:24-5.
  76. Odell JA, Benatar SR. Pleuropulmonary amebiasis. Semin Respir Med. 1990; 12:1-7.
  77. Odell JA, Becerra EA, von Oppell U, Reichenspurner HC, Reichart B. Surgery of the thoracic aorta. Recent experience at Groote Schuur and Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospitals, Cape Town. S Afr Med J. 1989 Oct 21; 76(8):409-13.
  78. Reichenspurner H, Hildebrandt A, Boehm D, Kaulbach HG, Willems S, Odell JA, Horak A, Reichart B. Heterotopic heart transplantation in 1988--recent selective indications and outcome. J Heart Transplant. 1989 Sep-Oct; 8(5):381-6.
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  79. von Oppell UO, Beningfield SJ, Odell JA, Reichart B. Cardiac rupture caused by blunt trauma as well as false angiographic aortic rupture. A case report. S Afr Med J. 1988 Nov 19; 74(10):519-20.
  80. von Oppell UO, Odell JA, Reichenspurner H, Reichart B, Zilla P, Fasol R. Anomalous left superior vena cava in combined heart-lung transplantation. J Heart Transplant. 1988 Nov-Dec; 7(6):445-7.
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  81. Gillmer DJ, Odell JA, Mitha AS. Treatment of ventricular septal defect after myocardial infarction. S Afr Med J. 1988 Mar 5; 73(5):277-8.
  82. Odell JA, Shama D, Crause L. Retained knife blade and acute superior vena cava obstruction. Journal of Trauma-Injury Infection & Critical Care. 1988 Mar; 28(3):416-7.
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  83. Reichenspurner H, Odell JA, Cooper DKC, Novitzky D, Rose AG, Klinner W, Reichart B. Initial experience with heart and lung transplantation. Texas Heart Journal. 1988; 15:3-6.
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  84. Odell JA, Von Oppell U, Reichenspurner H, MacDonald A, Boehm D, Tate S, Reichart B. Left heart assist device - a simple method to conserve associated blood loss. Perfusion. 1988; 3:213-8.
  85. Reichart B, Odell JA, Von Oppell U, Reichenspurner H. Die chirurgische Therapie von Erkrankungen der thorakalen aorta - die akute ruptur, dissektion, chronische aneurysmen. Klinikarzt. 1988; 17:638-50.
  86. Reichart BA, Reichenspurner HC, Odell JA, Cooper DK, Novitzky D, Human PA, Von Oppell UO, Becerra EA, Boehm DH, Rose AG. Heart transplantation at Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town. Twenty years' experience. S Afr Med J. 1987 Dec 5; 72(11):737-9.
  87. Reichenspurner H, Odell JA, Cooper DK, Novitzky D, Human PA, Von Oppell U, Becerra E, Boehm DH, Rose A, Fasol R, et al. Twenty years of heart transplantation at Groote Schuur Hospital. J Heart Transplant. 1987 Nov-Dec; 6(6):317-23.
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  88. Wiersma R, Odell JA. Eventration of the diaphragm. S Afr Med J. 1987 Jul 18; 72(2):129-30.
  89. Campanella C, Odell JA. Unilateral pulmonary agenesis. A report of 4 cases. S Afr Med J. 1987 Jun 20; 71(12):785-7.
  90. Vanker EA, Mohlala ML, Odell JA. Air insufflation test: a new method of assessing correct placement of a permanent endo-oesophageal tube. Br J Surg. 1987 May; 74(5):419.
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  91. Reichart B, Blaschke F, Cooper DKC, Novitzky D, Reichenspurner H, Odell JA, Rose AG, Kemkes BM, Klinner W. The transplantation of the heart and both lungs: initial experience of 12 operations in 10 patients. Clin Transplant. 1987; 1:231-9.
  92. le Roux BT, Mohlala ML, Odell JA, Whitton ID. Suppurative diseases of the lung and pleural space. Part II: Bronchiectasis. Curr Probl Surg. 1986 Feb; 23(2):93-159.
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  93. Odell JA, Crause L. Right upper and lower lobectomy for bronchiectasis with preservation of the middle lobe. Chest. 1986 Jan; 89(1):125-6.
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  94. le Roux BT, Mohlala ML, Odell JA, Whitton ID. Suppurative diseases of the lung and pleural space. Part I: Empyema thoracis and lung abscess. Curr Probl Surg. 1986 Jan; 23(1):1-89.
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  95. Odell JA, Durandt J, Shama DM, Vythilingum S. Spontaneous embolization of a St. Jude prosthetic mitral valve leaflet. Ann Thorac Surg. 1985 Jun; 39(6):569-72.
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  96. Odell JA, Whitton ID. Impalement of the chest by a reinforced steel rod. J R Coll Surg Edinb. 1985 Apr; 30(2):131-3.
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  97. MacGillivray RG, Crause L, Odell JA, Rozwadowski MA. Amrinone after cardiopulmonary bypass surgery. A case report. S Afr Med J. 1985 Mar 16; 67(11):426-7.
  98. Odell JA, Henderson BJ. Pneumonectomy through an empyema. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1985 Mar; 89(3):423-7.
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  99. Shama DM, Odell JA. Esophagopleural fistula after pneumonectomy for inflammatory disease. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1985 Jan; 89(1):77-81.
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  100. Shama DM, Odell J. Penetrating neck trauma with tracheal and oesophageal injuries. Br J Surg. 1984 Jul; 71(7):534-6.
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  101. Odell JA, Spilkin S. Anomalous right subclavian artery and coarctation of the aorta. Surgical implications and the use of the right subclavian artery as a flap. Br Heart J. 1984 Jun; 51(6):666-9.
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  102. Odell JA, Gilmer D, Whitton ID, Vythilingum SP. Early experience with the Hancock Bovine pericardial bioprosthetic heart valve. T6 and non-T6 treated. Proceedings International Colloquim on Hancock Bio-Prosthesis. 1984; 77-89.
  103. Odell JA, Whitton ID, Vanker E. Bio-prosthetic valve calcification. Proceedings International Colloquim on Hancock Bio-Prosthesis. 1984; 131-42.
  104. Robbs JV, Kritzinger NA, Mogotlane KA, Odell JA, Huizinga WH. A clinical trial of a combination of amoxycillin and flucloxacillin in amputations for septic ischaemic lower limb lesions. S Afr Med J. 1981 Dec 12; 60(24):932-4.
  105. Odell J. Anomalous origin of the anterior segmental bronchus of the right upper lobe. Thorax. 1980 Mar; 35(3):213-4.
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