Basic science review: The helix and the heart
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The Dor procedure: What has changed after fifteen years of clinical practice?
Letter to Hans Georg Borst
Management of intramural hematoma of the ascending aorta: Still room for debate
Is medical therapy still the optimal treatment strategy for patients with acute type B aortic dissections?
Determinants and assessment of regurgitation after mitral valve repair
Management of patients with intramural hematoma involving the ascending aorta
Effect of mechanical aortic valve orientation on coronary artery flow: Comparison of tilting disc versus bileaflet prostheses in pigs
Lipopolysaccharide pretreatment attenuates myocardial infarct size: A possible mechanism involving heat shock protein 70-inhibitory κBα complex and attenuation of nuclear factor κB
Cardioprotective effects of the serine protease inhibitor aprotinin after regional ischemia and reperfusion on the beating heart
An external, oversized, porous polyester stent reduces vein graft neointima formation, cholesterol concentration, and vascular cell adhesion molecule 1 expression in cholesterol-fed pigs
Gene transfection of hepatocyte growth factor attenuates cardiac remodeling in the canine heart: A novel gene therapy for cardiomyopathy
Right ventricular diastolic relaxation in conscious dog models of pressure overload, volume overload, and ischemia
Adenosine A2A receptor activation decreases reperfusion injury associated with high-flow reperfusion
Predictors of pericardial effusion after orthotopic heart transplantation
The morphologic nature of noncommitted ventricular septal defects in specimens with double-outlet right ventricle
Tumor necrosis factor and clinical and metabolic courses after cardiac surgery in children
Reversible pulmonary trunk banding. II. An experimental model for rapid pulmonary ventricular hypertrophy
Pulmonary metastasectomy for 165 patients with colorectal carcinoma: A prognostic assessment
Computed tomographic image comparison between mediastinal and lung windows provides possible prognostic information in patients with small peripheral lung adenocarcinoma
Single-stage bilateral minimally invasive approach for pulmonary hydatid disease: An alternative technique
Benign expectoration of a surgical clip through a pneumonectomy stump
Less pain with flexible fluted silicone chest drains than with conventional rigid chest tubes after cardiac surgery
A simple maneuver to detect air leaks on the operating table after needlescopic video-assisted thoracic surgery
Thoracoscopic repair of cervical lung hernia
Placement of self-expandable metallic stents with a laryngeal mask and a fiberoptic flexible bronchoscope for obstructive tracheobronchial lesions
Cardiopulmonary bypass-induced myocardial reoxygenation injury in pediatric patients with cyanosis
Successful treatment with intraluminal fibrinogen injection of serous leakage from a polytetrafluoroethylene Blalock-Taussig shunt
Bovine jugular vein thrombosis in the Fontan circulation
Saphenous vein homograft containing a valve as a right ventricle-pulmonary artery conduit in the modified Norwood operation
Early calcification of a Carpentier-Edwards Perimount mitral valve in an elderly woman
Combined right atrial and ventricular reduction operation: Case report of unrolling-rolling of the right ventricle to preserve ventricular muscle orientation
Aortic root reimplantation for successful repair of an insufficient pulmonary autograft valve after the Ross procedure
Spiral arterial switch operation in transposition of the great arteries
Spatial orientation of the ventricular muscle band
Spatial orientation of the ventricular muscle band
Alternate explanation of the hypothermic prolonged induction of heat shock protein
Alternate explanation of the hypothermic prolonged induction of heat shock protein
Events of interest
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery
The Western Thoracic Surgical Association
Requirements for Recertification/Maintenance of Certification in 2003