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Philipp Angleitner
Dr. Philipp Angleitner

Department of Surgery (Division of Cardiac Surgery)
Position: Doctor-in-training

ORCID: 0000-0002-8378-0633


Cardiac surgery; Heart Transplantation

Research group(s)

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

Research interests

Heart Transplantation:

Analysis of donor variables and their influence on outcomes after adult orthotopic heart transplantation.

Techniques, methods & infrastructure

  • Retrospective database analyses

Selected publications

  1. 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:
  2. Angleitner, P. et al., 2019. Impact of Bleeding Revision on Outcomes after Left-Ventricular Assist Device Implantation. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. Available at:
  3. Angleitner, P. et al., 2016. Watershed of veno-arterial extracorporeal life support. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 50(4), pp.785–785. Available at:
  4. 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:
  5. Aliabadi-Zuckermann, A.Z. et al., 2018. Donor heart selection and outcomes: An analysis of over 2,000 cases. The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 37(8), pp.976–984. Available at: