Another chapter in an enlarging book: repair degenerative mitral valves
Aortic nightmares: can we sleep better?
Is it time to choose amiodarone for postoperative atrial fibrillation?
Risky business
Experimental lung preservation with perfadex: effect of the no-donor nitroglycerin on postischemic outcome
Myocardial viability twenty-four hours after orthotopic heart transplantation from non-heart-beating donors
Midterm results after restoration of the morphologically left ventricle to the systemic circulation in patients with congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries
Cardioprotective effects and the mechanisms of terminal warm blood cardioplegia in pediatric cardiac surgery
The modified fontan procedure: early and late results in 132 adult patients
Procoagulant and anticoagulant factor abnormalities following the fontan procedure: increased factor VIII may predispose to thrombosis
Myocardial apoptosis after cardioplegic arrest in the neonatal lamb
Induced fibrillation is equally effective as crystalloid cardioplegia in the protection of fetal myocardial function
Novel technique for isolated accessory right heart transplantation for congenital heart disease
Late recovery of atrioventricular conduction after pacemaker implantation for complete heart block associated with surgery for congenital heart disease
Feasibility and safety of the airway bypass procedure for patients with emphysema
Usefulness of low-dose spiral CT of the chest in regular follow-up of postoperative non–small cell lung cancer patients: preliminary report
Reliable cervical anastomosis through the retrosternal route with stepwise gastric tube
The sequence of vessel interruption during lobectomy for non–small cell lung cancer: is it indeed important?
Pulmonary fibrosis and lung cancer: risk and benefit analysis of pulmonary resection
Adenoviral melanoma differentiation-associated gene 7 induces apoptosis in lung cancer cells through mitochondrial permeability transition-independent cytochrome c release
Fas-associating death domain protein overexpression induces apoptosis in lung cancer cells
Submucosal territory of the direct lymphatic drainage system to the thoracic duct in the human esophagus
Repair versus replacement for degenerative mitral valve disease with coexisting ischemic heart disease
Radial artery patency and clinical outcomes: five-year interim results of a randomized trial
Mitral valve repair with aortic valve replacement is superior to double valve replacement
Nominal size in six bileaflet mechanical aortic valves: a comparison of orifice size and biologic equivalence
Operative techniques in awake coronary artery bypass grafting
Coronary artery bypass grafting in the awake patient: three years’ experience in 137 patients
A new equine pericardial stentless valve
In vivo analysis of aortic valve dynamics by transesophageal 3-dimensional echocardiography with high temporal resolution
Amiodarone reduces the incidence of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass grafting
Methylene blue: the drug of choice for catecholamine-refractory vasoplegia after cardiopulmonary bypass
No benefit of intraoperative whole blood sequestration and autotransfusion during coronary artery bypass grafting: results of a randomized clinical trial
Adverse effects of low hematocrit during cardiopulmonary bypass in the adult: should current practice be changed?
Embolic material generated by multiple aortic crossclamping: a perfusion model with human cadaveric aorta
Blocking the development of postischemic cardiomyopathy with viral gene transfer of the apoptosis repressor with caspase recruitment domain
Direct cell-cell interaction of cardiomyocytes is key for bone marrow stromal cells to go into cardiac lineage in vitro
Efficacy and safety of the cyclooxygenase 2 inhibitors parecoxib and valdecoxib in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery
Technetium 99m-labeled tetrofosmin and iodine 123-labeled metaiodobenzylguanidine scintigraphy in the assessment of transmyocardial laser revascularization
Sodium-hydrogen exchange inhibition preserves ventricular function after ventricular fibrillation in the intact swine heart
Localization of nitric oxide synthase type III in the internal thoracic and radial arteries and the great saphenous vein: a comparative immunohistochemical study
Reactive hyperemia during early reperfusion as a determinant of improved functional recovery in ischemic preconditioned rat hearts
Aortic valve replacement in the conscious patient under regional anesthesia without endotracheal intubation
Current indications for elective surgical treatment of dilated ascending aorta: a new formula
Accessory mitral valve as cause of left ventricular obstruction in the adult
Exposure of the coronary artery using an ultrasonic scalpel
A simple method of intraoperative preparation of a stent graft for distal aortic arch aneurysm
Video-assisted transseptal cryoablation of left atrium in nonmitral cases
Maze procedure in the Marfan syndrome
Stent graft placement of the thoracoabdominal aorta in a patient with Marfan syndrome
Acute stent thrombosis after off-pump coronary bypass surgery: a new and avoidable complication?
Proximal prolapse of aortic intimal flap: a rare complication of acute type a aortic dissection
Flap suffocation: An uncommon mechanism of coronary malperfusion in acute type A dissection
The frozen elephant trunk technique: A new treatment for thoracic aortic aneurysms
Mitral valve–sparing operation in subaortic stenosis caused by anomalous papillary muscle and discrete subaortic stenosis
Complete augmentation of diffuse narrowing of the aorta with Williams syndrome by using an overturn approach
Platypnea-orthodeoxia in a patient after atrial switch operation for transposition of the great arteries: case report
Second primary double carcinomas of the residual cervical esophagus and the gastric tube after thoracic esophagectomy
Prosthetic cardiac valve replacement
Resection of pulmonary arteriovenous fistula
Aortic valve regurgitation associated with a fibrous band between the leaflet and the aortic wall
Do macrophages and monocytes impede regeneration of transplanted cardiomyocytes?
Problems in assessment of serum carcinoembryonic antigen levels in cancers
Problems in assessment of serum carcinoembryonic antigen levels in cancers
Events of interest
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery