“Though Medicine Can Be Learned, It Cannot Be Taught”—The First 100 Years
Ethics in Cardiothoracic Surgery
Safety of Aprotinin in Congenital Heart Operations
Tight Glycemic Control Protects the Myocardium and Reduces Inflammation in Neonatal Heart Surgery
Invited Commentary
Comparison of Norwood Shunt Types
Mitral Valve Repair for Congenital Mitral Valve Stenosis in the Pediatric Population
Pulmonary Homograft Monocusp Reconstruction of the Right Ventricular Outflow Tract
Usefulness of Regional Cerebral Perfusion Combined With Coronary Perfusion During One-Stage Total Repair of Aortic Arch Anomaly
Invited Commentary
Mechanical Assist Device as a Bridge to Heart Transplantation in Children Less Than 10 Kilograms
Invited Commentary
Progress in the Treatment of Blunt Thoracic Aortic Injury
Early and Long-Term Outcome of Total Arch Replacement Using Selective Cerebral Perfusion
Thoracic Endografting is a Viable Option for the Octogenarian
Endovascular Repair of Descending Thoracic Aneurysms
Midterm Results of Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair in Patients With Aneurysms Involving the Descending Aorta Originating From Chronic Type B Dissections
Repair of Chronic Type B Dissection With Aortic Arch Involvement Using a Stented Elephant Trunk Procedure
Invited Commentary
Thirty-Year Follow-Up Defines Survival Benefit for Second Internal Mammary Artery in Propensity-Matched Groups
The Effect of Postoperative Gastrointestinal Complications in Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
Invited Commentary
Inhibitory Effects of Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptides on Experimental Vein Graft Disease
Invited Commentary
The Effect of Diabetes Mellitus on In-Hospital and Long-Term Outcomes After Heart Valve Operations
Aortic Valve Replacement Surgery
Early and Midterm Hemodynamics After Aortic Valve Bypass (Apicoaortic Conduit) Surgery
A North American, Prospective, Multicenter Assessment of the Mitroflow Aortic Pericardial Prosthesis
Does Urgent or Emergent Status Influence Choice in Mitral Valve Operations? An Analysis of Outcomes From the Virginia Cardiac Surgery Quality Initiative
Minimally Invasive Radiofrequency Ablation of Lone Atrial Fibrillation by Monolateral Right Minithoracotomy
Invited Commentary
Donor Age Is Associated With Chronic Allograft Vasculopathy After Adult Heart Transplantation
Primary Cardiac Sarcoma
Improved Cerebral Recovery From Hypothermic Circulatory Arrest After Remote Ischemic Preconditioning
Invited Commentary
Marrow Stromal Cells for Cell-Based Therapy
Invited Commentary
Recalibration of the Revised Cardiac Risk Index in Lung Resection Candidates
A Scoring System to Predict the Risk of Prolonged Air Leak After Lobectomy
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Resection in Lymphoma Patients
Endothoracic Sonography Improves the Estimation of Operability in Locally Advanced Lung Cancer
Invited Commentary
Prosthetic Reconstruction of the Superior Vena Cava for Malignant Disease
Lymph Node Staging by Endobronchial Ultrasound-Guided Transbronchial Needle Aspiration in Patients With Small Cell Lung Cancer
Invited Commentary
Locoregional Control of Thoracoscopic Lobectomy With Selective Lymphadenectomy for Lung Cancer
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery Utilizing Local Anesthesia and Sedation
Surgical Treatment of Bronchiectasis
Invited Commentary
Bronchial Replacement With Arterial Allografts
In-Parallel Artificial Lung Attachment at High Flows in Normal and Pulmonary Hypertension Models
Invited Commentary
Intrathoracic Vacuum-Assisted Management of Persistent and Infected Pleural Spaces
Invited Commentary
Resection of Secreting Cardiac Pheochromocytoma With and Without Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Endocarditis Caused by Arthrographis kalrae
Unilateral Absence of the Left Pulmonary Artery Accompanied by Right Lung Cancer
Arteriovenous Malformation in the Anterior Mediastinum
Totally Thoracoscopic Surgical Correction of Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Connection
Urgent Permanent Pacemaker Implantation in Critically Ill Preterm Infants
Management of Protamine Allergy With Bivalirudin During Coronary Artery Revascularization
Complex Surgical Valve Repair After Failed Percutaneous Mitral Intervention Using the MitraClip Device
Aortic Valve Bypass for Aortic Stenosis in a Patient With Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
Extracorporeal Peritoneovenous Shunt for the Management of Postaneurysmectomy Chylous Ascites in a Marfan Patient
Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting in a Patient With Bernard-Soulier Syndrome
Cardiac Surgery for a Patient With Andersen-Tawil Syndrome
Arrow Injury to the Heart
Left Atrial Myxoma Embolus to the Renal Artery
Giant Metastatic Intrapericardial Tumor 20 Years After Nephrectomy
A Giant Cavernous Hemangioma of the Heart
Myxedema Coma After Esophagectomy
Gastro-Right Ventricular Fistula
Abdominal Pain and Severe Hyponatremia After Lung Cancer Surgery
Resection of Apical Lung Carcinoma Involving the Vertebral Artery
Multimodality Management of Extensive Tuberculous Bullous Disease of Lung With Bilateral Pneumothorax
Respiratory Failure Revealing a Multilocular Thymic Cyst in an Infant
Chest Tube Injury to Left Ventricle
Sternoclavicular Joint Infection Necessitating Through Skin and Lung Parenchyma
Persistent Cabrol Shunt Causing Severe Right Heart Failure
Redundant Anterior Aortic Valve
Dual-Source Computed Tomography Demonstrating Obstruction of Left Ventricular Outflow Tract
The Pericardium-Reinforced Technique of Amputation of the Left Atrial Appendage
Omental Flap and Titanium Plates Provide Structural Stability and Protection of the Mediastinum After Extensive Sternocostal Resection
Modification of the Damus-Kaye-Stansel Procedure
No-Patch Technique for Complete Atrioventricular Canal Repair
Tricuspid Valve Repair With Neopapillary Muscle From Right Ventricular Trabecula
Exchange Transfusion Before Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Sickle Cell Disease
A Simple Technique to Reduce Tension on Coronary Button Anastomosis in Aortic Root Surgery
Early Experience With Combined Use of Two Plant-Based Hemostatic Agents
Review of Heart-Lung Transplantation at Stanford
Forty-Sixth Annual Meeting, The Society of Thoracic Surgeons
The First Closure of the Persistent Ductus Arteriosus
Potential Benefits of Antigen Reduction in Heart Valve Allografts
Results of On-Pump Versus Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting
A New No-Touch Aorta Technique
Is the Thoracic Duct Injury the Cause of Chylopericardium After Cardiac Surgery Performed Through Median Sternotomy?
Talc-Induced Pulmonary Granulomatosis or Septic Pulmonary Embolism? A Diagnostic Challenge
Repair of Pectus Excavatum
Surgery of the Esophagus: Textbook and Atlas of Surgical Practice