Lindsey Saint

Lindsey Saint, MD

Hometown: Stilwell, Kansas

Undergraduate: University of Kansas

Medical School: University of Kansas School of Medicine

Medical School

University of Kansas School of Medicine


Honors and Awards

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) for Individual Postdoctoral Fellows, National Institutes of Health, 2011-2013.

Extramural Loan Repayment Program for Clinical Research (LRP-CR) for Individual Postdoctoral Fellows, National Institutes of Health, 2011-2013.

Women in Thoracic Surgery Scholarship, The Society of Thoracic Surgeons 46th Annual Meeting, Fort Lauderdale, Florida. January 2010.


Selected Publications

Damiano, RJ Jr, Lawrance, CP, Saint, LL, Henn, MC, Sinn, LA, Kruse, J, Gleva, MJ, Maniar, HS, McCarthy, PM, Lee, R. (2015) "Detection of Atrial Fibrillation Following Surgical Ablation: Conventional Versus Continuous Monitoring." Annals of Thoracic Surgery. In press.

Glazer, S., Saint, L., Shenoy, S. "How to Prolong the Patency of Vascular Access?" Contributions to nephrology. Under Revision, 2014.

Saint, L. L., Damiano, R.J. Jr, Cuculich, P.S., Guthrie, T.J., Moon, M.R., Munfakh, N.A., Maniar, H.S. "Incremental Risk of the Cox-Maze IV Procedure for Patients with Atrial Fibrillation Undergoing Mitral Valve Surgery." Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. Under Revision, 2012.

Saint, L.L., and Damiano R.J. (2012) "Surgical Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation." Missouri Medicine. In press.

Saint, L. L., Bailey, M.S., Prasad, S.M., Guthrie, T.J., Bell, J., Moon, M.R., Lawton, J.S., Munfakh, N.A., Schuessler, R.B., Damiano, R.J. Jr, Maniar, H.S. (2012). "Cox-Maze IV Results for Patients With Lone Atrial Fibrillation Versus Concomitant Mitral Disease." Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 93(3): 789-795.

Saint, L.L., Lawrance, C.P., Okada, S., Kazui, T., Robertson, J.O., Schuessler, R.B., Damiano, R.J. Jr. “Performance of a Novel Bipolar/Monopolar Radiofrequency Ablation Device on the Beating Heart in an Acute Porcine Model.” Innovations: Technology and Techniques in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery. Under Revision, 2013.

Robertson, J.O., Cuculich, P.S., Saint, L. L., Schuessler, R.B., Moon, M.R., Lawton, J., Damiano, R.J. Jr, Maniar, H.S. "Predictors and Risk of Pacemaker Implantation after the Cox-Maze IV Procedure." Annals of Thoracic Surgery. Under Revision, 2012.

Presentations

Damiano, RJ Jr, Lawrance, CP, Saint, LL, Henn, MC, Sinn, LA, Kruse, J, Gleva, MJ, Maniar, HS, McCarthy, PM, Lee, R. "Detection of Atrial Fibrillation Following Surgical Ablation: Conventional Versus Continuous Monitoring." Society of Thoracic Surgeons Annual Meeting. January 2015. Oral Presentation.

Saint, L.L., Lawrance, C.P., Okada, S., Kazui, T., Robertson, J.O., Schuessler, R.B., Damiano, R.J. Jr. “Performance of a Novel Bipolar/Monopolar Radiofrequency Ablation Device on the Beating Heart in an Acute Porcine Model.” Internation Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery Annual Meeting. June 2013. Oral Presentation.

Saint, L.L. “The REACTS Program: Recursive Expert Assessment of Cognitive and Technical Skills.” Joint Meeting of the Association of Surgical Education and the Association of Program Directors in Surgery. April 2013. Oral Presentation.

Saint, L. L., Montecalvo, A., Zajarias, A., Lasala, J.M., Lindman, B.R., Prasad, S.M., Bell, J.M., Damiano, R.J. Jr., Maniar, H.S. "Reducing Complications in Transapical Aortic Valve Replacement by Using Selective Axillary Cardiopulmonary Bypass." International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery Annual Meeting. May-June 2012. Poster Presentation.

Saint, L. L., Damiano, R.J. Jr, Cuculich, P.S., Guthrie, T.J., Moon, M.R., Munfakh, N.A., Maniar, H.S. "Incremental Risk of the Cox-Maze IV Procedure for Patients with Atrial Fibrillation Undergoing Mitral Valve Surgery." Western Thoracic Surgical Association Annual Meeting. June 2012. Oral and Poster Presentations.
 
Donnelly, J., Saint, L. "Traumatic Mandibular Fracture." Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery. University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, Kansas. Jan. 2008. Oral Presentation.

Saint, L., Damjanov I. "Unusual Tumor of the Urinary Bladder in a 62 Year-old Man." Virchow Society. Kansas City, Kansas. Spring 2007. Oral Presentation.

Conderman, C., Greiner, K.A., Langner, T., and Saint, L. "Implementation Intentions and Colorectal Cancer Screening: A Mixed Method Study." Cancer Research Symposium. Kansas City, Kansas. 17 June 2006. Poster Presentation.

Saint, L., Enders G. "Topics in Head and Neck Anatomy." Human Anatomy and Embryology. University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, Kansas. Spring 2006. Oral Presentation.

Multimedia Module

Saint, LL, Moon, MR. "Repair of Truncal and Peripheral Vessels.", multimedia module for the American Board of Surgery SCORE curriculum, on line 2013

Chapters

Robertson, J.O., Saint, L.L., and Damiano, R.J. “Surgery for Atrial Fibrillation.” Ed: Taggert. In press.

Saint, L.L., Robertson, J.O., Schuessler, R.B., and Damiano, R.J. “Arrhythmia Surgery.” Cardiac Surgery: Recent Advances and Techniques. Ed: Narain Moorjani, Sunil K. Ohri and Andrew S. Wechsler. Hodder Education: In press.

Robertson, J.O., Saint, L.L., Schuessler, R.B., Damiano, R.J., and Maniar, H.S. “Advances in Surgical Ablation.” Advances in Arrhythmia Technologies. Ed: Paul J. Wang. Cardiotext Publishing: In press.

Saint, L.L., Robertson, J.O., and Damiano, R.J. “Indications for Surgical Ablation of Tachyarrhythmias: Ventricular Tachycardia.” Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology: A Multidisciplinary Approach. Ed: Sanjeev Saksena, Ralph J. Damiano, N.A. Mark Estes III and Frank Marchlinski. Cardiotext Publishing: In press.