The gender initiative
The female perspective: Gender in cardiothoracic surgery
Sixty-year perspective on coronary artery bypass grafting in women
Robotic cardiac surgery: Quo vadis?
The Janus syndrome: A perspective on a new era of computer-enhanced robotic cardiac surgery
Retrograde cerebral perfusion: More risk than benefit?
Intraoperative assessment of coronary artery bypass grafts
Neuropsychometric outcome following aortic arch surgery: a prospective randomized trial of retrograde cerebral perfusion
Transit time flow measurement in on-pump and off-pump coronary artery surgery
Poly-ADP-ribose polymerase inhibition protects against myocardial and endothelial reperfusion injury after hypothermic cardiac arrest
Activation of mitogen-activated protein kinases during preparation of vein grafts and modulation by a synthetic inhibitor
Comparative study of microfibrillar collagen hemostat (Colgel) and oxidized cellulose (Surgicel) in high transfusion-risk cardiac surgery
Direct comparison of efficiency and stability of gene transfer into the mammalian heart using adeno-associated virus versus adenovirus vectors
Vacuum-assisted venous return reduces blood usage
Atherogenic effects of chlamydia pneumoniae: refuting the innocent bystander hypothesis
Staged repair of tetralogy of Fallot with pulmonary atresia and major aortopulmonary collateral arteries
The influence of perioperative factors on outcomes in children aged less than 18 months after repair of tetralogy of Fallot
Rapid progression of midventricular obstruction in adults with double-chambered right ventricle
Plasma levels of interleukin-8 and expression of interleukin-8 receptors on circulating neutrophils and monocytes after cardiopulmonary bypass in children
Management of major hemorrhage during mediastinoscopy
Prognostic factors and survival after complete resection of pulmonary metastases from colorectal carcinoma: Experiences in 167 patients
Granular cell tumors of the tracheobronchial tree
Complication of benign tracheobronchial strictures by self-expanding metal stents
Cell death induced by down-regulation of heat shock protein 70 in lung cancer cell lines is p53-independent and does not require DNA cleavage
The influence of blood transfusion on survival in operated non–small cell lung cancer patients
Transthoracic needle biopsy in the diagnosis of solitary pulmonary nodules: A survey of Canadian physicians
Single-stage transthoracic approach for right lung and liver hydatid disease
Spontaneous pneumomediastinum: A rare benign entity
Mitral valve surgery in patients with extensive calcification of the mitral annulus
Prosthesis size and long-term survival after aortic valve replacement
Vascular matrix remodeling in patients with bicuspid aortic valve malformations: implications for aortic dilatation
Prognostic significance of elevated creatine kinase MB after coronary bypass surgery and after an acute coronary syndrome: results from the GUARDIAN trial
The clamshell approach for the treatment of extensive thoracic aortic disease
A new aortoventriculoplasty for prosthetic aortic valve replacement
Results after transplantation using donor hearts with preexisting coronary artery disease
Surgical repair of acute type a aortic dissection: continuous pulmonary perfusion during retrograde cerebral perfusion prevents lung injury in a pilot study
Use of flexibility tests in the manufacturing process of 60° björk-shiley convexo-concave valves and the risk of outlet strut fracture
Platelet dysfunction in acute type A aortic dissection evaluated by the laser light-scattering method
The influence of mechanical properties on wall stress and distensibility of the dilated ascending aorta
Microelectromechanical systems for endoscopic cardiac surgery
Prolonged survival of fully allogeneic cardiac grafts in naive mice and those with sensitization induced by antigen delivery through the respiratory tract
Benign intrapulmonary teratoma: Report of a case
Video-assisted thoracoscopic resection for intralobar pulmonary sequestration: single modality treatment with video-assisted thoracic surgery
Management of complicated pneumatocele
Solitary squamous papillomas of the bronchus: a case report and literature review
Bilateral lung transplantation and pulmonary artery reconstruction in a patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and a giant pulmonary artery aneurysm
Decompressing manubriectomy under apneic oxygenation to release the median thoracic outlet compartment in bechterew disease
Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor of the mediastinum presenting as superior vena cava syndrome
Intralobar sequestration: A rare cause of severe hemothorax
Intraoperative inhalation of the long-acting prostacyclin analog iloprost for pulmonary hypertension
Refractory chylothorax after lung transplantation for lymphangioleiomyomatosis successfully cured with instillation of povidone
Epstein-Barr virus-associated pulmonary leiomyosarcoma arising twenty-nine years after renal transplantation
Management of mitral paravalvular leak: Therapy or misadventure?
Recurrence of a right ventricular hemangioma
Successful treatment of a mycotic aortic arch aneurysm associated with an isolated left vertebral artery
Successful LVAS and RVAS-ECMO support in a patient with fulminant myocarditis who failed to recover from ventricular fibrillation with PCPS and IABP
Cannulation of the left common carotid artery for proximal aortic repair
Giant atherosclerotic aneurysm of the left anterior descending artery
Implantation of an autologously endothelialized homograft
Relationship of aortic cross-sectional area to height ratio and the risk of aortic dissection in patients with bicuspid aortic valves
Cardiac surgery during pregnancy: Pulsatile or nonpulsatile perfusion?
Rigid sternal fixation in the cardiac transplant population
Congenital thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm
Syphilitic aortic aneurysm: A rare case of tracheomalacia
Bronchioloalveolar carcinoma arising from a congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation in an adolescent: the first case report from the Orient
Aortopulmonary fistula in pseudoaneurysm after ascending aortic surgery
High antithrombin III levels attenuate hemostatic activation and leukocyte activation during cardiopulmonary bypass
Tricuspidization of incompetent bicuspid aortic valve
Drowned donor lung for bilateral lung transplantation
Right ventricular multiple myxomas obstructing right ventricular outflow tract
Origin of atrial fibrillation from the pulmonary veins in a mitral patient
Combined repair of an aortic arch aneurysm by sequential transposition of the supra-aortic branches and endovascular stent-graft placement
Controlled exsanguination during sternal reentry
The helix and the heart
Reply to the Editor
Mitral valve in ischemic versus idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy
The left anterior descending coronary artery is the best recipient
Events of interest