Editor's introduction
Multicenter bridge to transplantation with the HeartMate assist device: Evaluation from another perspective
Chronic and adjustable pulmonary artery banding
Surgical management of scimitar syndrome: An alternative approach
Vascular endothelial growth factor and basic fibroblast growth factor expression in esophageal adenocarcinoma and Barrett esophagus
A randomized trial comparing induction chemotherapy followed by surgery with surgery alone for patients with stage IIIA N2 non-small cell lung cancer (JCOG 9209)
The role of proinflammatory cytokines in lung ischemia-reperfusion injury
Endoscopic mitral valve repair: Feasible, reproducible, and durable
Acute volume reduction with aortic valve replacement immediately improves ventricular mechanics in patients with aortic regurgitation
“Our complication rates are lower than theirs”: Statistical critique of heart valve comparisons
Vacuum-assisted closure as a treatment modality for infections after cardiac surgery
Mechanisms of Galα1-3Galβ1-4GlcNAc-R (αGal) expression on porcine valve endothelial cells
Tachycardia-induced cardiomyopathy in the ovine heart: Mitral annular dynamic three-dimensional geometry
Heparin versus danaparoid in off-pump coronary bypass grafting: Results of a prospective randomized clinical trial
Is vitamin C superior to diltiazem for radial artery vasodilation in patients awaiting coronary artery bypass grafting?
Coagulation and fibrinolytic markers in a two-month follow-up of coronary bypass surgery
Intravenous magnesium sulfate prophylaxis for atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass surgery
Autosynchronized systolic unloading during left ventricular assist with a centrifugal pump
Long-term improvement of cardiac function in rats after infarction by transplantation of embryonic stem cells
Survival and death-promoting events after transient spinal cord ischemia in rabbits: Induction of Akt and caspase3 in motor neurons
Effectiveness of the Cobra aortic catheter for dual-temperature management during adult cardiac surgery
Briefly occlusive coronary anastomosis with tissue adhesive
Left ventricular reshaping: Effects on the pressure-volume relationship
Clinical-pathologic conference: Cutaneous paraneoplastic pemphigus associated with benign encapsulated thymoma
Brachial artery cannulation in type A aortic dissection operations
Atypical paraplegia after aortic intramural hematoma
Tuberculous pseudoaneurysms of the aortic arch
Spontaneous acute type A aortic dissection as a result of autoimmune aortitis without previous aortic dilatation in a 43-year-old man
First experience with the St Jude Medical, Inc, Symmetry Bypass System (Aortic Connector System)
The last to die is hope: Prolonged mechanical circulatory support with a Novacor left ventricular assist device as a bridge to transplantation
Successful clinical application of tissue-engineered graft for extracardiac Fontan operation
Unintended right-to-left shunt after Fontan operation: Consequence of unligated vertical vein in a child with total anomalous pulmonary venous drainage, single ventricle, and heterotaxy
Mitral annular and left ventricular outflow tract enlargement with autologous tissue: Extended application of the Ross-Konno procedure
Methylene blue during cardiopulmonary bypass to treat refractory hypotension in septic endocarditis
Preoperative chemotherapy is essential for conservative surgery of Askin tumors
Potential for detrimental hyperinflation after lung transplantation with application of negative pleural pressure to undersized lung grafts
Resection of anterior mediastinal tumor through a ministernotomy: Preliminary experience with ten cases
Aggressive multimodality treatment of invasive thymic carcinoma
Combined therapy with inhaled nitric oxide and intravenous epoprostenol (prostacyclin) for critical pulmonary perfusion after the Fontan procedure
Multicenter bridge to transplantation with the HeartMate assist device: Evaluation from another perspective. A rebuttal
Cerebral protection with retrograde cerebral perfusion
Cerebral protection with retrograde cerebral perfusion
Angiogenesis by means of endothelial cell transplantation
Angiogenesis by means of endothelial cell transplantation
Missing data from mesothelioma study
Early bypass occlusion in patients with the St Jude Medical Symmetry connector
Horner syndrome
Impact of comorbidity on survival after surgical resection in patients with stage I non-small cell lung cancer
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