Gender and valvular surgery
Valvular heart disease in women
Off-pump surgery and cerebral injury
Idiopathic laryngotracheal stenosis
The influence of pH strategy on cerebral and collateral circulation during hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass in cyanotic patients with heart disease
Nitric oxide synthase gene transfer inhibits biological features of bypass graft disease in the human saphenous vein
Gene delivery to aortocoronary saphenous vein grafts in a large animal model of intimal hyperplasia
Intramyocardial and intracoronary basic fibroblast growth factor in porcine hibernating myocardium
Supplemental nitric oxide and its effect on myocardial injury and function in patients undergoing cardiac surgery with extracorporeal circulation
Improved cerebral protection through replacement of residual intracavital air by carbon dioxide
Predictors of delirium after cardiac surgery delirium
Traction injury during minimally invasive harvesting of the saphenous vein is associated with impaired endothelial function
Attenuation of adhesion formation after cardiac surgery with a chymase inhibitor in a hamster model
A phase II dose-response study of hemoglobin raffimer (Hemolink) in elective coronary artery bypass surgery
Comparison of mutational changes in involved N1 lymph nodes with those in primary tumors in stage II non–small cell lung cancer
Down-regulation of beta catenin inhibits the growth of esophageal carcinoma cells
Idiopathic laryngotracheal stenosis
Two commonly used neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy regimens for locally advanced stage III non–small cell lung carcinoma
A decade of living lobar lung transplantation
Immuno-gene therapy with interferon-β before surgical debulking delays recurrence and improves survival in a murine model of malignant mesothelioma
Initial experience with the AbioCor Implantable Replacement Heart System
Equivalent midterm outcomes after off-pump and on-pump coronary surgery
Late incidence and predictors of persistent or recurrent heart failure in patients with aortic prosthetic valves
Composite arterial grafts versus conventional grafting for coronary artery bypass grafting
Comparison of coronary bypass surgery with and without cardiopulmonary bypass in patients with multivessel disease
Coronary artery bypass grafting
Left internal thoracic artery—radial artery composite grafts as the technique of choice for myocardial revascularization in elderly patients
Automated distal coronary bypass with a novel magnetic coupler (MVP system)
Primary repair of pulmonary atresia with ventricular septal defect and major aortopulmonary collaterals
Is surgical intervention still indicated in recurrent aortic arch obstruction?
Arterial switch with full-flow cardiopulmonary bypass and limited circulatory arrest
Changes in cerebral and somatic oxygenation during stage 1 palliation of hypoplastic left heart syndrome using continuous regional cerebral perfusion
Intraoperative device closure of perimembranous ventricular septal defects without cardiopulmonary bypass
Blood group incompatibility and accelerated homograft fibrocalcifications
The influence of pulmonary artery morphology on the results of operations for major aortopulmonary collateral arteries and complex congenital heart defects
Prosthetic graft remnant–related pseudoaneurysm after left ventricular assist device explantation
Off-pump technique for insertion of a HeartMate vented electric left ventricular assist device
Management of aortic insufficiency in patients with left ventricular assist devices
Failure of four bovine pericardial mitral prostheses
Use of a proximal anastomotic device in coronary artery bypass surgery
Apicoaortic conduit in a patient with severe hemolysis after three aortic valve replacements
Selective perfusion of preoperatively identified artery of Adamkiewicz during repair of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm
Ventricular septal defect caused by impact from a horseshoe
Selective carotid cannulation at the neck
Aortic arch aneurysm with dissection in Cushing syndrome
Maintenance of hemodynamic stability during pericardiectomy with the Starfish 2 Heart Positioner
Pulmonary venous pathway obstruction from recurrent restriction at atrial septum late after Fontan procedure
Complex double-outlet right ventricle repair in a neonate with complete tracheal agenesis
Formation of a stenotic fibrotic membrane at the distal anastomosis of bovine jugular vein grafts (Contegra) after right ventricular outflow tract reconstruction
Cardiac resynchronization therapy in a patient with single ventricle and intracardiac conduction delay
Intrasternal respiratory epithelium–lined foregut cyst
Mediastinal growing teratoma syndrome after cisplatin-based chemotherapy and radiotherapy for intracranial germinoma
A rare case of hemangioma arising from the azygos vein
Gastrobronchial fistula and anastomotic esophagogastric stenosis after esophagectomy for esophageal carcinoma
Bipulmonary transplants with lungs obtained from two non–heart–beating donors who died out of hospital
Off-pump versus conventional coronary artery bypass grafting
Off-pump versus conventional coronary artery bypass grafting
Abdominal tumors with cavoatrial extension
Abdominal tumors with cavoatrial extension
Partial left ventriculectomy in patients with neoplasms and severe heart failure who are not candidates for cardiac transplantation
Aortic insufficiency in patients with Marfan syndrome
Amiodarone for postoperative atrial fibrillation
Amiodarone for postoperative atrial fibrillation
Endotoxemia and cardiac function
Ascending aorta cannulation in type A dissection
Events of Interest