The Annals of Thoracic Surgery Editorial Board, 2001
Guest reviewers for The Annals of Thoracic Surgery
Results of continual devaluation of cardiothoracic surgical codes by the HCFA between 1984 and 1999
Invited commentary
Deep hypothermic circulatory arrest: I. Effects of cooling on electroencephalogram and evoked potentials
Deep hypothermic circulatory arrest: II. Changes in electroencephalogram and evoked potentials during rewarming
Invited commentary
Thoracic and thoracoabdominal aneurysm repair under deep hypothermia using subclavian arterial perfusion
Emergency operation for acute type A aortic dissection: neurologic complications and early mortality
Choice of venous cannulation for bypass during repair of traumatic rupture of the aorta
Invited commentary
Prospective randomized trial of azathioprine in cryopreserved valved allografts in children
Invited commentary
Surgical outcome of double-outlet right ventricle with subpulmonary VSD
Cryopreserved homografts in the pulmonary position: determinants of durability
Invited commentary
Unexpected death after reconstructive surgery for hypoplastic left heart syndrome
Pediatric cardiac retransplantation: intermediate-term results
Early experience with extracardiac Fontan operation
Invited commentary
Valvuloplasty with glutaraldehyde-treated autologous pericardium in patients with complex mitral valve pathology
The CryoLife O’Brien stentless porcine aortic bioprosthesis: 5-year follow-up
In vivo hemodynamic, histologic, and antimineralization characteristics of the Mosaic bioprosthesis
Invited commentary
Acute endocarditis treated with radical debridement and implantation of mechanical or stented bioprosthetic devices
Invited commentary
Tricuspid valve replacement with bioprostheses: long-term results and causes of valve dysfunction
Temperature during coronary artery bypass surgery affects quality of life
Increased incidence of acute ascending aortic dissection with off-pump aortocoronary bypass surgery?
Coronary endothelial injury after local occlusion on the human beating heart
Invited commentary
Left hemispheric strokes in coronary surgery: implications for end-hole aortic cannulas
Direct measurement of nitric oxide release from saphenous vein: abolishment by surgical preparation
Comparison of systemic vasodilators: effects on flow in internal mammary and radial arteries
Growth potential of left internal thoracic artery grafts: analysis of angiographic findings
Invited commentary
The impact of chronic renal failure on atherosclerosis of the internal thoracic arteries
Different CABG methods in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Ultra-low dose aprotinin decreases transfusion requirements and is cost effective in coronary operations
Complete revascularization in coronary artery bypass grafting with and without cardiopulmonary bypass
Coronary artery bypass grafting with cardiopulmonary bypass versus off-pump cardiopulmonary bypass grafting: does eliminating the pump reduce morbidity and cost?
Revascularization of severe hibernating myocardium in the beating heart: early hemodynamic and metabolic features
The radial artery versus the saphenous vein graft in contemporary CABG: a case-matched study
Concomitant subclavian and coronary artery disease
Coronary artery fistulas: long-term results of surgical correction
Reoperative CABG using left thoracotomy: a tailored strategy
Surgical strategy for left ventricular free wall rupture after acute myocardial infarction
Improved outcomes with an implantable left ventricular assist system: a multicenter study
When to discontinue extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for postcardiotomy support
A new method of monitoring recovery and weaning the thoratec left ventricular assist device
Invited commentary
Effects of metabolic stimulation on cardiac allograft recovery
Induction of inflammatory mediators during reperfusion of the human heart
β-Chemokine secretion patterns in relation to clinical course and outcome in children after cardiopulmonary bypass: continuing the search to abrogate systemic inflammatory response
Effects of a platelet-activating factor antagonist on lung injury and ventilation after cardiac operation
Morphometric identification of luminal narrowing of myocardial capillaries after cardioplegic arrest
Retrograde versus antegrade crystalloid cardioplegia in coronary surgery: value of troponin-I measurement
Effects of carnitine on cardiac function after cardioplegic ischemia in neonatal rabbit hearts
Hierarchy of regional oxygen delivery during cardiopulmonary bypass
Short ischemia causes endothelial dysfunction in porcine coronary vessels in an in vivo model
Safety and efficacy of a heparin removal device: a prospective randomized preclinical outcomes study
Posttransplant function of a nonbeating heart is predictable by an ex vivo perfusion method
Increased coronary artery blood flow with aortomyoplasty in chronic heart failure
Evaluation of lymph node metastases in squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus with positron emission tomography
Induction of MAGE-3 expression in lung and esophageal cancer cells
When last we met
Colon interposition for esophageal replacement: isoperistaltic or antiperistaltic? Experimental results
Survival after resection of metachronous non–small cell lung cancer in 127 patients
Blunt chest trauma with deep pulmonary laceration
A comparative study of buttressed versus nonbuttressed staple line in pulmonary resections
Variables predicting adverse outcome in patients with deep sternal wound infection
Bronchial transsection and reanastomosis in pigs with and without bronchial arterial circulation
Duration of knowledge in general thoracic surgery
Invited commentary
Cocaine abuse and coronary artery dissection
Vineberg graft: flow reserve of bilateral implantation after 27 years
Left ventricular–right atrial fistula complicating redo mitral valve replacement
Surgical treatment of a hemangioma of the mitral valve
Thoracoabdominal aortic repair in a 190-kg patient: optimized perfusion with two oxygenators
Pyodera gangrenosum after aortic valve replacement
Cardiac operation for a patient with autoimmune hemolytic anemia with warm-reactive antibodies
Stunned myocardium after off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
Pulmonary atresia, ventricular septal defect, and coronary-pulmonary artery fistula
Anomalous right coronary artery originating from the left main coronary artery
Double orifice right atrioventricular valve in atrioventricular septal defect: morphology and extension of the concept of fusion of leaflets
Absorbable pulmonary artery banding in tricuspid atresia
Invited commentary
Simplified retrograde systemic perfusion for removal of air from the aorta in an infant
Nitric oxide usage after posttraumatic pneumonectomy
Successful treatment of mucoepidermoid carcinoma of the carina
Removal of an intrathoracic migrated fixation pin by thoracoscopy
Invited commentary
Ruptured thymoma causing mediastinal hemorrhage resected via partial sternotomy
Hydatid disease of rib
Intramural aortic hematoma syndrome
A new operation for ventricular septal defect with aortic incompetence
Transaortic approach for the Alfieri stitch
Invited commentary
General Thoracic Surgery, Fifth Edition
Triangular resection of the anterior leaflet for repair of the mitral valve
Redo left anterior descending artery grafting via left anterior small thoracotomy: an alternative approach
Giant bronchial carcinoid tumors: a multidisciplinary approach
Severe respiratory failure
Epiaortic ultrasound, Y graft, and postoperative neuropsychological dysfunction
Reversibility of anorexigenic valvulopathy
Reversibility of anorexigenic valvulopathy: Reply
Epiaortic ultrasound, Y graft, and postoperative neuropsychological dysfunction: Reply
Resident training in off-pump CABG
Resident training in off-pump CABG: Reply
Innominate artery cannulation in patients with severe porcelain aorta
Innominate artery cannulation in patients with severe porcelain aorta: Reply
Stroke after coronary artery bypass grafting: are we forgetting atrial fibrillation?
Stroke after coronary artery bypass grafting: are we forgetting atrial fibrillation?: Reply
Advantages of pressure-controlled intermittent coronary sinus occlusion over left ventricle-powered coronary sinus retroperfusion
Minimally invasive resection of mediastinal parathyroid adenomas
Minimally invasive resection of mediastinal parathyroid adenomas: Reply
Long-term preservation of isolated heart
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