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2. Esmailzadeh B, Bernat R, Winkler K, Meybehm M, Pfeiffer D, Kirchhoff PG. Surgical excision of the sinus node in a patient with inappropriate sinus tachycardia. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1997;114:861-864.

3. Mellert F, Esmailzadeh B, Schneider C, Lewalter T, Wolpert C, Schimpf R, Lüderitz B, Welz A. Coronary Sinus Lead Implantation for Biatrial/Biventricular Pacing with TEE Guidance- Surgical Experiences. Cardiovascular Surgery. 2001;9:78.

4. Mellert F, Yang A, Schneider C, Esmailzadeh B, Haushofer M, Preusse CJ, Welz A. Pacemaker and implantable cardioverter-defibrillator- therapy – still a surgical domain? Thorac cardiovasc Surg. 2006;54

5. Mellert F, Esmailzadeh B, Schneider C, Haushofer M, Schimpf R, Wolpert C, Preusse CJ, Luderitz B, Welz A. An unusual case of pacemaker failure: complete disconnection of connector block and battery of a subpectorally implanted dual chamber pacemaker. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2002;25:509-510.

6. Mellert F, Schiller W, Yueruektuemen A, Preusse CJ, Welz A. A Rare Case of Skin Cancer above a Subcutaneously Implanted Pacemaker: Implications for Future Implants. Heart Surg Forum. 2008;11:E132-3.

7. Mellert F, Bimmel D, Preusse CJ. Abnormal coiling of a pacemaker lead into the pulmonary artery with massive infectious thrombosis. Europace. 2007;9:904-905.

8. Mellert F, Konietzko P, Schneider C, Gersing E, Kreuz J, Balta O, Preusse CJ, Welz A. Evaluation of fractal-coated temporary pacing leads in the early postoperative course. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2008;31:198-206.

9. Preusse CJ, Mellert F, Nill C, Winkler K, Gersing E. Evaluation of reversible ischemic injury during open heart surgery by impedance spectroscopy. Int Journ of Bioelectromagnetism. 2003;5:29.

10. Lindner P, Mellert F, Haushofer M, Schneider C, Heinze I, Welz A, Preusse CJ. Noninvasive cardiac output measurement in cardiovascular ICU-patients: comparison of conventional impedance cardiography, electrical velocimetry and thermodilution methods. Thorac cardiovasc Surg. 2007;55.

11. Mellert F, Lindner P, Schiller W, Gersing E, Heinze I, Kreuz J, Welz A, Preusse CJ. Therapeutic Optimization of Atrioventricular Delay in Cardiosurgical ICU Patients by Noninvasive Cardiac Output Measurements versus Pulse Contour Analysis. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2008;56:269-273.

12. Kreuz J, Balta O, Liliegren N, Mellert F, Esmailzadeh B, Nickenig G, Schwab JO. Incidence and characteristics of appropriate and inappropriate therapies in recipients of ICD implanted for primary prevention of sudden cardiac death. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2007;30 Suppl 1:S125-7.

13. Mellert F, Schneider C, Balta O, Preusse CJ, Nickenig G, Welz A. Interference with Implantable Electrical Active Devices by Wireless Communication Networks (WLAN) in Europe and USA. Circulation. 2006;Supp 114:397.