Adverse events in the use of HeartMate vented electric and Novacor left ventricular assist devices: Comparing apples and oranges
Antegrade perfusion during suspended animation?
Tai Ji: The law of inflammatory response
Pleural mesothelioma in 2002: Going somewhere very slowly
Does the intertrigonal distance dilate? Never say never
Antegrade selective cerebral perfusion during operations on the thoracic aorta: Factors influencing survival and neurologic outcome in 413 patients
Central sympathetic blockade ameliorates brain death-induced cardiotoxicity and associated changes in myocardial gene expression
Therapeutic angiogenesis in the ischemic canine heart induced by myocardial injection of naked complementary DNA plasmid encoding hepatocyte growth factor
Alteration of gap junctions and connexins in the right atrial appendage during cardiopulmonary bypass
Myocyte and endothelial effects of preconditioning the jeopardized heart by inhibiting Na+/H+ exchange
Perioperative and postoperative course of cytokines and the metabolic activity of neutrophils in human cardiac operations and heart transplantation
Intratracheal adenovirus-mediated gene transfer is optimal in experimental lung transplantation
Effect of ventilator-induced lung injury on the development of reperfusion injury in a rat lung transplant model
Combined heart and lung transplantation for unresectable primary cardiac sarcoma
Heterotopic transplantation as a model to study functional recovery of unloaded failing hearts
Histologic changes of nonbiodegradable and biodegradable biomaterials used to repair right ventricular heart defects in rats
Small intestine without mucosa as a growing vascular conduit: A porcine experimental study
Intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography during surgery for congenital heart defects
Radical pleurectomy/decortication and intraoperative radiotherapy followed by conformal radiation with or without chemotherapy for malignant pleural mesothelioma
Primary lung carcinoma after heart or lung transplantation: Management and outcome
Indication for preoperative localization of small peripheral pulmonary nodules in thoracoscopic surgery
Operative classification of thromboembolic disease determines outcome after pulmonary endarterectomy
One-stage operation for hydatid disease of lung and liver: Principles of treatment
Ventricular remodeling and mitral valve modifications in dilated cardiomyopathy: New insights from anatomic study
Hormone replacement therapy is associated with improved survival in women undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting
Percutaneous treatment of a ruptured intercostal aneurysm presenting as massive hemothorax in a patient with type I neurofibromatosis
Bilateral pneumothorax, pneumonia, and pneumomediastinum after injection of a hard drug into the neck
Closure of postpneumonectomy bronchopleural fistula by means of single, perforator-based, latissimus dorsi muscle flap
Successful localization and treatment for ectopic adrenocorticotrophic hormone secretion in a rare case of possible Tx N2 M0 carcinoid tumor with Cushing syndrome
Is endovascular stent grafting for descending thoracic aortic disease recommendable in patients with dysphagia?
Minimally invasive Port-Access repair of a left ventricular pseudoaneurysm
Posteroinferior giant true aneurysm of the left ventricle presenting as pseudoaneurysm
Proximal (entry) tear of dissecting aortic aneurysm visualized by three-dimensional echocardiography
Fibrin glue instillation for profuse sternal bleeding
Idiopathic hypertrophic subaortic stenosis can be treated endoscopically
Concomitant coronary artery revascularization to allow successful lung transplantation in selected patients with coronary artery disease
Combination of the Ross II operation with stentless bioprosthesis and radiofrequency maze IV operation
How to establish myocardial protection during aortic arch operation in patients with patent left internal thoracic artery graft: Careful dissection or no touch technique?
Facilitated vascular interrupted anastomosis in cardiovascular surgery with a new clip device
Successful reversal of delayed paraplegia after endovascular stent grafting
Successful reversal of delayed paraplegia after endovascular stent grafting
Alpha-stat strategy: Cause of ischemia in brains with old cerebral infarction despite selective cerebral hypothermic antegrade perfusion
Alpha-stat strategy: Cause of ischemia in brains with old cerebral infarction despite selective cerebral hypothermic antegrade perfusion
Effects of storage solutions on in vitro vasoreactivity of radial artery conduits
Index of suspicion or clinical awareness?
Events of interest
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery
The Western Thoracic Surgical Association
Requirements for Recertification/Maintenance of Certification in 2003