Presidential address: Value, viability, and valves
The Editorial Board of The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Heroes and evidence
How do you study blue?
The reoxygenation injury: Is it clinically important?
Cardiopulmonary bypass: Evidence or experience based?
Long-term effects of surgical angiogenic therapy with fibroblast growth factor 2 protein
Polymerized bovine hemoglobin solution as a replacement for allogeneic red blood cell transfusion after cardiac surgery: Results of a randomized, double-blind trial
Alterations in left ventricular torsion in tachycardia-induced dilated cardiomyopathy
Prevascularization with gelatin microspheres containing basic fibroblast growth factor enhances the benefits of cardiomyocyte transplantation
Gadolinium attenuates regional stunning in the canine heart in vivo
In vitro engineering of heart muscle: Artificial myocardial tissue
Early and long-term results of the surgical treatment of tetralogy of Fallot with pulmonary atresia, with or without major aortopulmonary collateral arteries
Percutaneous stent implantation to stenotic bioprosthetic valves in the pulmonary position
Homograft conduit failure in infants is not due to somatic outgrowth
Center-specific differences in mortality: Preliminary analyses using the Risk Adjustment in Congenital Heart Surgery (RACHS-1) method
Chronic hypoxia: A model for cyanotic congenital heart defects
Stage III non–small cell lung cancer and metachronous brain metastases
Replication-competent herpes virus NV1020 as direct treatment of pleural cancer in a rat model
Minimally invasive coronary artery bypass grafting versus percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty with stenting in isolated high-grade stenosis of the proximal left anterior descending coronary artery: Six months' angiographic and clinical follow-up of a prospective randomized study
The risk factors for deep and superficial chest surgical-site infections after coronary artery bypass graft surgery are different
Late hemodynamic and clinical outcomes of aortic valve replacement with the Carpentier-Edwards Perimount pericardial bioprosthesis
Aortic coarctation in the adult: Management of complications and coexisting arterial abnormalities with hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass and circulatory arrest
Preoperative stress conditioning prevents paralysis after experimental aortic surgery: Increased heat shock protein content is associated with ischemic tolerance of the spinal cord
Clinical-pathologic conference in general thoracic surgery: Bilateral lung transplantation for sarcoidosis with aspergilloma
An arterial switch operation for a concordant crisscross heart with the complete transposition of the great arteries
Severe aortic valve fusion after nearly three years of support with the Novacor left ventricular assist system
Endovascular treatment of ruptured thoracic aortic aneurysms
Acute chest pain 16 days after coronary artery bypass surgery: An unusual cause
Repair of coexistent infrarenal and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm: Combined endovascular and open surgical procedure with visceral vessel relocation
The Achilles heel of composite arterial grafting: Early occlusion of the distal right coronary limb
Minimally invasive explantation of implantable left ventricular assist devices
Undifferentiated sarcoma of the heart: A rare clinicopathologic presentation
Totally autologous Ross procedure
Primary myxofibrosarcoma of the esophagus
Mediastinal chyloma after esophageal cancer resection: An unusual complication causing left cardiac failure
Extensive epidural cufflike growth of malignant pleural mesothelioma causing spinal cord compression
Right postpneumonectomy syndrome and severe pectus excavatum in a child: Surgical management
Intussusception and spontaneous amputation of the esophagus
Postoperative synthetic human atrial natriuretic peptide infusion and oral spironolactone administration for a patient with giant atria and low plasma level of atrial natriuretic peptide
Optimizing neurologic outcome in coronary bypass surgery
Optimizing neurologic outcome in coronary bypass surgery
Impact of aerosolized prostacyclin analog for severe pulmonary hypertension in thoracic organ transplantation
Events of interest
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery
The Western Thoracic Surgical Association
The American Board of Thoracic Surgery
The American Board of Thoracic Surgery