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Muhammad Faraz Masood, MD

Assistant Professor, Surgery
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Specialty Areas

Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

Thoracic Surgery
Surgical Critical Care
General Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Cardiovascular disease epidemiology, quality measures and outcomes

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: A
Floor: 8
Office Phone: (314) 362-7260
Fax: (314) 747-4216



MBBS: Dow Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan 2001
Residency: Thoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburg, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 2013
Fellowship: Surgical Critical Care, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 2011
Residency: Surgery, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 2009

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Clinical Outcomes and Reduced Pulmonary Artery Pressure With Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump During Central Extracorporeal Life Support.
Tepper S, Garcia MB, Fischer I, Ahmed A, Khan A, Balsara KR, Masood MF, Itoh A
ASAIO J. 2018 Mar 30; doi: 10.1097/MAT.0000000000000788.

    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Rituximab Induced Pulmonary Edema Managed with Extracorporeal Life Support.
Miller JR, Isakow W, Masood MF, Aguilar P, Sanfilippo KM, Balsara KR, Itoh A
Case Rep Crit Care. 2018; 20186039045. doi: 10.1155/2018/6039045.

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Internal driveline damage under the costal margin several years after HeartMate II implant: a series of three cases.
Ogawa M, Masood MF, Ewald GA, Vader JM, LaRue SJ, Cheng A, Balsara KR, Itoh A
J Artif Organs. 2018 Sep; 21(3)359-362. doi: 10.1007/s10047-018-1029-2.

    [PubMed - in process]
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Left Ventricular Unloading by Impella Device Versus Surgical Vent During Extracorporeal Life Support.
Tepper S, Masood MF, Baltazar Garcia M, Pisani M, Ewald GA, Lasala JM, Bach RG, Singh J, Balsara KR, Itoh A
Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 Sep; 104(3)861-867. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.12.049.

    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Extracorporeal Left Ventricular Circulatory Support as a Bridge to Implantable LVAD for a Patient With Pan-Left Ventricular Thrombosis.
Ogawa M, Balsara KR, Masood MF, Itoh A
ASAIO J. 2017 Jul/Aug; 63(4)e45-e46. doi: 10.1097/MAT.0000000000000432.

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A randomized comparative trial of early initiation of oral maternal feeding versus conventional oral feeding after cesarean delivery.
Masood SN, Masood Y, Naim U, Masood MF
Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2014 Aug; 126(2)115-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ijgo.2014.02.023.

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Case report of fetal axillo-thoraco-abdominal cystic hygroma.
Masood SN, Masood MF
Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2010 Jan; 281(1)111-5. doi: 10.1007/s00404-009-1068-2.

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Areas of Research Interest

National outcomes and resource utilization in cardiac surgery, and mechanical circulatory support