New-onset postoperative atrial fibrillation
Incidence of peripheral vascular disease in women
Arterial occlusive disease of the lower extremities
Outcome of carotid endarterectomy on the basis of patient sex
Prevalence of abdominal aortic aneurysm and repair outcomes on the basis of patient sex
Slow release of bone morphogenetic protein 2 from a gelatin sponge to promote regeneration of tracheal cartilage in a canine model
Bronchoscopic surfactant administration preserves gas exchange and pulmonary compliance after single lung transplantation in dogs
Surfactant abnormalities after single lung transplantation in dogs
Augmenting major histocompatibility complex class I expression by murine tumors in vivo enhances antitumor immunity induced by an active immunotherapy strategy
Potentiation of paclitaxel cytotoxicity in lung and esophageal cancer cells by pharmacologic inhibition of the phosphoinositide 3-kinase/protein kinase B (Akt)–mediated signaling pathway
Endotracheal calcineurin inhibition ameliorates injury in an experimental model of lung ischemia-reperfusion
Why do patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy and a substantial amount of viable myocardium not always recover in function after revascularization?
Aortic root surgery in Marfan syndrome
Decellularization protocols of porcine heart valves differ importantly in efficiency of cell removal and susceptibility of the matrix to recellularization with human vascular cells
Propensity case-matched analysis of off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting in patients with atheromatous aortic disease
Increased morbidity and mortality in patients with antiphospholipid syndrome undergoing valve replacement surgery
Clinical features and long-term outcome of type A and type B intramural hematoma of the aorta
Coronary artery bypass with ventricular restoration is superior to coronary artery bypass alone in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy
Effect of surgical revascularization of a right coronary artery tributary of an infarcted nonischemic territory on the outcome of patients with three-vessel disease
Neochordal repair of the posterior mitral leaflet
Hypoplasia of the small pulmonary arteries in total anomalous pulmonary venous connection with obstructed pulmonary venous drainage
Occurrence and management of atrial arrhythmia after long-term Fontan circulation
Tricuspid valve repair in hypoplastic left heart syndrome
Redefining the impact of oxygen and hyperventilation after the Norwood procedure
Extended septal myectomy for hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy with anomalous mitral papillary muscles or chordae
Neonatal vulnerability to ischemia and reperfusion
Stapled coronary anastomosis with minimal intraluminal artifact
Robotic totally endoscopic coronary artery bypass
Ventral cardiac denervation reduces the incidence of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass grafting
Cardiac denervation after clinical transmyocardial laser revascularization
Can the use of methylprednisolone, vitamin C, or α-trinositol prevent cold-induced fluid extravasation during cardiopulmonary bypass in piglets?
Adenoviral-mediated transfer of vascular endothelial growth factor 121 cDNA enhances myocardial perfusion and exercise performance in the nonischemic state
Tumor necrosis factor-α from resident lung cells is a key initiating factor in pulmonary ischemia-reperfusion injury
Preoperative detection and management of immune heparin-induced thrombocytopenia in patients undergoing heart surgery with iloprost
Heart transplantation in patients with previous Fontan operations
The technique of unilateral double lobar lung transplantation in a canine model
Clinical-pathologic conference in general thoracic surgery
Partial atrioventricular canal defect with cor triatriatum sinister
Isolated pulmonary arteriovenous malformations requiring anatomic resection
Combined aortic arch repair and arterial switch without coronary reimplantation
Repair of aortic arch coarctation and innominate artery aneurysm with branched Dacron graft
Rescue of a case of ventricular septal defect with Eisenmenger syndrome using an extracorporeal membrane oxygenator
Thymic carcinoid combined with myasthenia gravis
Transposition of the lower pulmonary vein for further mobilization in carinal reconstruction after induction therapy for lung cancer
Pulmonary mucormycosis in a patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Pulmonary artery pseudoaneurysm in a patient with Behçet disease
Methylene blue for lithium-induced refractory hypotension in off-pump coronary artery bypass graft
Pathologic findings of aortic redissection after glue repair of proximal aorta
Left atrial dissection after mitral operation mimicking severe mitral regurgitation
Penetrating injury of the heart by a nail gun
An unusual complication after chordal sparing mitral valve replacement
Aortic dissection without Marfan's syndrome in ankylosing spondylitis
Total magnetic vascular coupling for arterial revascularization
Limitations on the role of vacuum-assisted closure in cardiac surgery
Limitations on the role of vacuum-assisted closure in cardiac surgery
Reporting of clinical trials of analgesia
Reporting of clinical trials of analgesia
Heterotopic right heart transplantation
Heterotopic right heart transplantation
The radial artery
Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors predispose to hypotension refractory to norepinephrine but responsive to methylene blue
Modified Fontan procedure in adults
Modified Fontan procedure in adults
Mitral valve surgery with extensive calcification of the annulus
Mitral valve surgery with extensive calcification of the annulus
Early failure of bovine jugular vein conduits
Early failure of bovine jugular vein conduits
Events of Interest
Correction of article by Frank A. Pigula, MD, C. Becket Mahnke, MD, Petros Agnastopolous, MD, Alfonso Casta, MD, Ricardo Munoz, MD, and Sanjiv K. Gandhi, MD, titled “Closed correction of systemic semilunar valve insufficiency in the neonate” (2003;126:1650–2)
Correction of article by Anne-Marie McMahon, MRCPCH, Carin van Doorn, FRCS (C/Th), Michael Burch, FRCP, Pauline Whitmore, RSCN, Sophie Neligan, RSCN, Philip Rees, FRCP, Rosemary Radley-Smith, FRCP, Allan Goldman, FRCPCH, Katherine Brown, MRCP, Gordon Cohen, MD, Victor Tsang, FRCS, and Martin Elliott, MD, FRCS, titled “Improved early outcome for end-stage dilated cardiomyopathy in children” (2003;126:1781–7)
Correction of “Guest Reviewers for The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery” (2003;126:2121–3)