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  1. 1. Online Appendix for the following February 13 JACC articleTITLE: Effects of Perioperative Nesiritide in Patients With Left VentricularDysfunction Undergoing Cardiac Surgery: The NAPA TrialAUTHORS: Robert M. Mentzer, Jr., MD, FACC, Division of CardiothoracicSurgery, Department of Surgery, Wayne State University School of Medicine,Detroit, Michigan, Mehmet C. Oz, MD, FACC, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery,College of Physicians & Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York,Robert N. Sladen, MD, FCCM, Department of Anesthesiology, College of Physicians& Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, Allen H. Graeve, MD,FACS, MultiCare Cardiothoracic Surgical Associates, Tacoma General Hospital,Tacoma, Washington, Robert F. Hebeler, Jr., MD, Department of Surgery, BaylorUniversity Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, John M. Luber, Jr., MD, FACS, FranciscanHealth System Research Center, Tacoma, Washington, Nicholas G. Smedira, MD,FACC, Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic,Cleveland, Ohio, on behalf of the NAPA Investigators
  2. 2. APPENDIXNAPA Investigators
  3. 3. Kevin Accola, MD, Florida Hospital, Orlando, Florida; Michael Acker, MD, Hospitalof the University of Pennsylvania and Presbyterian Hospital, Philadelphia,Pennsylvania; Geoffrey Answini, MD, Lindner Clinical Trial Center, Cincinnati,Ohio; Michael Banker, MD, University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey,Newark, New Jersey; Thomas Beaver, MD, University of Florida, Gainesville,Florida; Erik Beyer, MD, Scott & White Hospital, Temple, Texas; Devinder Bhatia,MD, Southeast Texas Cardiovascular, Houston, Texas; Ray Blackwell, MD,Christiana Care Health Services, Newark, Delaware; Steven Bolling, MD, Universityof Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan; Michael Borkon, MD, St. Luke’sHospital of Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri; Steven Boyce, MD, WashingtonRegional Cardiac Center, Washington, DC; Nelson Burton, MD, INOVA Fairfax,Falls Church, Virginia; Jack Copeland, MD, University of Arizona Medical Center,Tucson, Arizona; David Duke, MD, Endovascular Research, Eugene, Oregon;Cornelius Dyke, MD, Carolina Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Associates,Gastonia, North Carolina; Richard Engelman, MD, Baystate Medical Center,Springfield, Massachusetts; Manuel Fontes, MD, Cornell University Medical College,New York, New York; Marc Gerdisch, MD, Central DuPage Hospital, Winfield,Illinois; Richard Gitter, MD, Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgeons, Birmingham,Alabama; Allen Graeve, MD, Tacoma MultiCare Health System, Tacoma,Washington; Robert Hebeler, MD, Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, Texas;William Hoffman, MD, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts;Anthony Holden, MD, Thoracic & Cardiovascular Healthcare Foundation, Lansing,Michigan; William Holman, MD, University of Alabama at Birmingham,Birmingham, Alabama; Samantha Jansson, MD, New York Hospital Queens,Flushing, New York; Valluvan Jeevanandam, MD, University of Chicago, Chicago,
  4. 4. Illinois; Michael Jessen, MD, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center;Dallas, Texas; Richard Lee, MD, St. Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri; DavidLerberg, MD, Western Pennsylvania Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; JerroldLevy, MD, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia; John Luber, MD,Franciscan Health System, Tacoma, Washington; Michael Mack, MD, Medical CityDallas Hospital, Dallas, Texas; Firasat Malik, MD, Thoracic & CardiovascularAssociates, Charleston, West Virginia; Robert Mentzer, MD, University of Kentucky,Lexington, Kentucky; Nader Moazami, MD, Washington University of St. Louis, St.Louis, Missouri; Charles Napolitano, MD, PhD, University of Arkansas, Little Rock,Arkansas; John Ofenloch, MD, Morton Plant Hospital, Clearwater, Florida; EdwardRaines, MD, Bryan LGH Heart Institute, Lincoln, Nebraska; Carlton DuaneRandleman, MD, Baptist Health System, Inc., Birmingham, Alabama; Gary Roach,MD, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, San Francisco, California; Peter Scholz, MD,University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey—Robert Wood Johnson MedicalSchool, New Brunswick, New Jersey; Francis Shannon, MD, William BeaumontHospital, Royal Oak, Michigan; Ravi Sharma, MD, Gulf to Bay Cardiovascular &Thoracic Surgical Associates, Hudson, Florida; Raymond Singer, MD, Lehigh ValleyHospital, Allentown, Pennsylvania; Robert Sladen, MD, Columbia University; NewYork, New York; Nicholas Smedira, MD, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland,Ohio; Benjamin Sun, MD, Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio;Stephan Tahta, MD, International Heart Institute of Montana Foundation, Missoula,Montana; Alfred Tector, MD, St. Luke’s Medical Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin;Terrill Theman, MD, St. Luke’s Hospital, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania; Elaine Tseng,MD, VA Medical Center–San Francisco, San Francisco, California; Clifford VanMeter, MD, Ochsner Hospital & Clinics, New Orleans, Louisiana; Joseph Wingard,
  5. 5. MD, Jacksonville Center for Clinical Research, Jacksonville, Florida.