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Philipp Angleitner
Philipp Angleitner, MD

Department of Cardiac Surgery
Position: Consultant

ORCID: 0000-0002-8378-0633

Further Information


Aortic Diseases; Cardiac surgery; Coronary Artery Bypass; Heart Transplantation

Research group(s)

  • Heart Transplantation (Ao.Univ.-Prof. Andreas Zuckermann)

Research interests

Outcomes Research:

  • Heart Transplantation
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Mechanical Circulatory Support
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting

Techniques, methods & infrastructure

  • Retrospective Database Analyses

Selected publications

  1. Angleitner, P. et al., 2020. Blood stream infection and outcomes in recipients of a left ventricular assist device. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery. Available at:
  2. Angleitner, P. et al., 2020. Bilateral or unilateral antegrade cerebral perfusion during surgery for acute type A dissection. The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 159(6), pp.2159–2167.e2. Available at:
  3. Angleitner, P. et al., 2019. Impact of Bleeding Revision on Outcomes After Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 108(2), pp.517–523. Available at:
  4. Angleitner, P. et al., 2018. High-dose catecholamine donor support and outcomes after heart transplantation. The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 37(5), pp.596–603. Available at:
  5. Andreas, M. et al., 2017. Increased Thromboembolic Events With Dabigatran Compared With Vitamin K Antagonism in Left Ventricular Assist Device Patients. Circulation: Heart Failure, 10(5). Available at: