SURFACE-BOUND HEPARIN FAILS TO REDUCE THROMBIN FORMATION DURING CLINICAL CARDIOPULMONARY BYPASS
MINIATURE AXIAL FLOW PUMP FOR VENTRICULAR ASSISTANCE IN CHILDREN AND SMALL ADULTS
THE EFFECT OF BASIC FIBROBLAST GROWTH FACTOR ON THE BLOOD FLOW AND MORPHOLOGIC FEATURES OF A LATISSIMUS DORSI CARDIOMYOPLASTY
ATTENUATION OF CARDIOPULMONARY BYPASS-DERIVED INFLAMMATORY REACTIONS REDUCES MYOCARDIAL REPERFUSION INJURY IN CARDIAC OPERATIONS
RETROGRADE BRAIN PERFUSION BEYOND THE VENOUS VALVES
LEUKOCYTE AND PLATELET DEPLETION WITH A BLOOD CELL SEPARATOR: EFFECTS ON LUNG INJURY AFTER CARDIAC SURGERY WITH CARDIOPULMONARY BYPASS
A VALVELESS HIGH STROKE VOLUME COUNTERPULSATION DEVICE RESTORES HEMODYNAMICS IN PATIENTS WITH CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE AND INTRACTABLE CARDIOGENIC SHOCK AWAITING HEART TRANSPLANTATION
BYPASS CONDUIT VESSEL WALL BIOLOGY SUBSTANTIALLY INFLUENCES DOWNSTREAM MYOCARDIAL CONTRACTILE RESPONSE TO INJURY FROM ISCHEMIA AND REPERFUSION
IMPROVEMENT IN FUNCTIONAL RECOVERY OF THE ISOLATED GUINEA PIG HEART AFTER HYPERKALEMIC REPERFUSION WITH ADENOSINE
TUMORS OF THE ESOPHAGOGASTRIC JUNCTION
PREDICTORS OF SURVIVAL IN MALIGNANT TUMORS OF THE STERNUM
OBJECTIVE ASSESSMENT OF GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX AFTER SHORT ESOPHAGOMYOTOMY FOR ACHALASIA WITH THE USE OF MANOMETRY AND pH MONITORING
DELAYED PRIMARY REPAIR OF INTRATHORACIC ESOPHAGEAL PERFORATION: IS IT SAFE?
ASSESSMENT OF PREOPERATIVE ACCELERATED RADIOTHERAPY AND CHEMOTHERAPY AND CHEMOTHERAPY IN STAGE IIIA (N2) NON-SMALL-CELL LUNG CANCER
THYMIC NEUROENDOCRINE CARCINOMA (CARCINOID): A CLINICOPATHOLOGIC STUDY OF FOURTEEN CASES
STAPLER DESIGN AND STRICTURES AT THE ESOPHAGOGASTRIC ANASTOMOSIS
pH-STAT COOLING IMPROVES CEREBRAL METABOLIC RECOVERY AFTER CIRCULATORY ARREST IN A PIGLET MODEL OF AORTOPULMONARY COLLATERALS
AORTOVENTRICULOPLASTY WITH THE PULMONARY AUTOGRAFT: THE “ROSS-KONNO” PROCEDURE
DECISION MAKING FOR THE SURGICAL MANAGEMENT OF AORTIC COARCTATION ASSOCIATED WITH VENTRICULAR SEPTAL DEFECT
AUGMENTATION OF PULMONARY BLOOD FLOW WITH AN AXILLARY ARTERIOVENOUS FISTULA AFTER A CAVOPULMONARY SHUNT
EXPANDING INDICATIONS FOR PEDIATRIC CORONARY ARTERY BYPASS
PULMONARY VASOMOTOR DYSFUNCTION IS PRODUCED WITH CHRONICALLY HIGH PULMONARY BLOOD FLOW
SURGICAL TREATMENT OF PROSTHETIC VALVE ENDOCARDITIS
REPAIR OF CHORDAE TENDINEAE FOR RHEUMATIC MITRAL VALVE DISEASE
EFFECTS OF STORAGE TEMPERATURE AND FETAL CALF SERUM ON THE ENDOTHELIUM OF PORCINE AORTIC VALVES
ATRIAL COMPARTMENT SURGERY FOR CHRONIC ATRIAL FIBRILLATION ASSOCIATED WITH CONGENITAL HEART DEFECTS
AGING REDUCES POSTISCHEMIC RECOVERY OF CORONARY ENDOTHELIAL FUNCTION
CARDIAC GENE TRANSFER BY INTRACORONARY INFUSION OF ADENOVIRUS VECTOR-MEDIATED REPORTER GENE IN THE TRANSPLANTED MOUSE HEART
INCREASED LEVELS OF ENDOTHELIN-1 IN BRONCHOALVEOLAR LAVAGE FLUID OF PATIENTS WITH LUNG ALLOGRAFTS
DELTA OPIOID EXTENDS HYPOTHERMIC PRESERVATION TIME OF THE LUNG
CEREBRAL HYPERTHERMIA DURING CARDIOPULMONARY BYPASS IN ADULTS
RETROGRADE PERFUSION THROUGH THE SUPERIOR VENA CAVA PERFUSES THE BRAIN IN HUMAN BEINGS
RETRANSFUSION OF THORACIC WOUND BLOOD DURING HEART SURGERY OBSCURES BIOCOMPATIBILITY OF THE EXTRACORPOREAL CIRCUIT
SUCCESSFUL REPAIR OF POSTINFARCTION LEFT VENTRICULAR FREE WALL RUPTURE: NEW STRATEGY WITH HYPOTHERMIC PERCUTANEOUS CARDIOPULMONARY BYPASS
VALVULAR (EXTERNAL HINGE) LEAKAGE OF THE CARBOMEDICS MITRAL VALVE
VIDEO-ASSISTED OBSERVATION IN MITRAL VALVE SURGERY
TRANSVALVULAR TECHNIQUE FOR IMPLANTATION OF A MITRAL VALVE HOMOGRAFT
Hazards of administering blood cardioplegic solution directly into the heart: Cardioplegic solutions are not equal
Nitric oxide: Unjustified credit?
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Valved atrial septal patch
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Monofilament polypropylene sutures in aortic valve replacement
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THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR THORACIC SURGERY
THE WESTERN THORACIC SURGICAL ASSOCIATION
THE WESTERN THORACIC SURGICAL ASSOCIATION
THE AMERICAN BOARD OF THORACIC SURGERY