Oxygenated multidose delivery of crystalloid esmolol cardioplegia as an alternative to high potassium cardioplegia
High-resolution computed tomography in clinical T1 N0 M0 adenocarcinoma of the lung
Developing and financing new technology
Failure of airway healing in an ovine autotransplantation model that includes basic fibroblast growth factor
Cardiopulmonary bypass for bilateral sequential lung transplantation in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease without adverse effect on lung function or clinical outcome
Aggressive management of lung donors classified as unacceptable: Excellent recipient survival one year after transplantation
Recipient intramuscular cotransfection of naked plasmid transforming growth factor β1 and interleukin 10 ameliorates lung graft ischemia-reperfusion injury
A phase II trial of preoperative combined-modality therapy for localized esophageal carcinoma: Initial results
Proportion of ground-glass opacity on high-resolution computed tomography in clinical T1 N0 M0 adenocarcinoma of the lung: A predictor of lymph node metastasis
Large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the lung: A clinicopathologic study of eighty-seven cases
Ability of bivariate cytokeratin and deoxyribonucleic acid flow cytometry to determine the biologic aggressiveness of resectable non–small cell lung cancer
Preoperative evidence of circulating tumor cells by means of reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction for carcinoembryonic antigen messenger RNA is an independent predictor of survival in non–small cell lung cancer: A prospective study
Midterm results of stent-graft repair of acute and chronic aortic dissection with descending tear: The complication-specific approach
Off-pump coronary surgery: Effect on early mortality and stroke
Coagulation, fibrinolysis, and cell activation in patients and shed mediastinal blood during coronary artery bypass grafting with a new heparin-coated surface
European experience with the Mosaic bioprosthesis
Myocardial protection with oxygenated esmolol cardioplegia during prolonged normothermic ischemia in the rat
Quinaprilat during cardioplegic arrest in the rabbit to prevent ischemia-reperfusion injury
Protective effect of magnesium on the endothelial function mediated by endothelium-derived hyperpolarizing factor in coronary arteries during cardioplegic arrest in a porcine model
Gap junction uncoupling protects the heart against ischemia
Fat contamination of pericardial suction blood and its influence on in vitro capillary-pore flow properties in patients undergoing routine coronary artery bypass grafting
Optimal carbon dioxide application for organ protection in cardiac surgery
Familial angiosarcoma of the heart
Overlapping cardiac volume reduction operation
Thrombotic occlusion of the aortic ostia of saphenous venous grafts early after coronary artery bypass grafting by using the Symmetry aortic connector system
Implantable left ventricular assist device for patients with postinfarction ventricular septal defect
Computed tomography–guided localization of small lung nodules before video-assisted resection: Experience with an efficient hook-wire system
Mediastinal hemangioma: Successful treatment by alpha-2a interferon and postchemotherapy resection
Paraplegia after iatrogenic extrinsic spinal cord compression after descending thoracic aorta repair: Case report and literature review
Replacement of the ascending aorta in children: A series of fourteen patients
Effects of pulsatile and nonpulsatile perfusion on cerebral hemodynamics investigated with a new pediatric pump
Reoperation for dilatation of the pulmonary autograft after the Ross procedure
Reoperation for dilatation of the pulmonary autograft after the Ross procedure
Role of cardiopulmonary bypass and cardioplegic arrest in the regulation of cardiac nitric oxide synthase activity
Events of interest
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery
The Western Thoracic Surgical Association
Notices
Requirements for Recertification/Maintenance of Certification in 2003