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Use of ultrafiltration during and after cardiopulmonary bypass in children
Intraoperative options for treating atrial fibrillation associated with mitral valve disease
Interpretation of nonfatal events after cardiac surgery: Actual versus actuarial reporting
A prospective randomized study comparing volume-standardized modified and conventional ultrafiltration in pediatric cardiac surgery
Early and late results of partial plication annuloplasty for congenital mitral insufficiency
Early and late results of operations for defects associated with corrected transposition and other anomalies with atrioventricular discordance in a pediatric population
Continuous perfusion of pulmonary arteries during total cardiopulmonary bypass favorably affects levels of circulating adhesion molecules and lung function
Radiofrequency modified maze in patients with atrial fibrillation undergoing concomitant cardiac surgery
Twenty-year comparison of tissue and mechanical valve replacement
Valve-preserving aortic replacement: Does the additional repair of leaflet prolapse adversely affect the results?
Risk factors for early hospital readmission after cardiac operations
Assessment of effective orifice area of prosthetic aortic valves with Doppler echocardiography: An in vivo and in vitro study
Complementary saphenous grafting: Long-term follow-up
The human internal thoracic artery releases more nitric oxide in response to vascular endothelial growth factor than the human saphenous vein
Prevention of allograft heart valve failure in a rat model
Fast-tracking pulmonary resections
Pathologic N0 status in pulmonary adenocarcinoma is predictable by combining serum carcinoembryonic antigen level and computed tomographic findings
Retrograde cerebral perfusion provides negligible flow through brain capillaries in the pig
Prediction of safe duration of hypothermic circulatory arrest by near-infrared spectroscopy
Establishment of a local cooling model against spinal cord ischemia representing prolonged induction of heat shock protein
Endothelin-1 during and after cardiopulmonary bypass: Association to graft sensitivity and postoperative recovery
Endothelin receptor subtype A blockade selectively reduces pulmonary pressure after cardiopulmonary bypass
Hemodynamic effects of S-nitrosocysteine, an intravenous regional vasodilator
Mitral valve replacement with the pulmonary autograft: The Ross II procedure
Insufficiency of the native aortic valve and left ventricular assist system inflow valve after support with an implantable left ventricular assist system: Signs, symptoms, and concerns
Interventricular septal enlargement for left atrioventricular valve replacement with a larger prosthesis
Surgical approach by cervicosternolaparotomy for the treatment of extended cervical stenoses after reconstruction for caustic injury
Fistulectomy as an alternative to segmentectomy for pulmonary arteriovenous fistula
Spatial orientation of the ventricular muscle band: Physiologic contribution and surgical implications
A new surgical technique for one-stage repair of interrupted aortic arch with valvular aortic stenosis
Sarcomatous mesothelioma in the left ventricle: A rare entity
Resection of ascending aortic aneurysm without use of an interposition aortic graft
Prevalence and prediction of calcification and plaques in radial artery grafts by ultrasound
Third nerve palsy after coronary artery bypass surgery
Use of pH-stat strategy for hypothermic circulatory arrest might obviate the need for leukocyte filtration
Use of pH-stat strategy for hypothermic circulatory arrest might obviate the need for leukocyte filtration
Tracheal resection associated with slide tracheoplasty for long-segment congenital tracheal stenosis involving the carina
Tracheal resection associated with slide tracheoplasty for long-segment congenital tracheal stenosis involving the carina
Effect of flow competition on internal thoracic artery: Postoperative velocimetric and angiographic study
Prevention of antegrade flow into the false lumen in acute aortic dissection
Aprotinin administration in the pericardial cavity does not prevent platelet activation
Aprotinin administration in the pericardial cavity does not prevent platelet activation
Events of Interest
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery
The Western Thoracic Surgical Association
Notices
New Requirements for Recertification/Maintenance of Certification in 2002