Leonardo da Vinci as a paradigm for modern clinical research
An epistle to Dr Robicsek
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Value of intraoperative pleural lavage in staging non–small cell lung cancer
The metabolic effects of fresh versus old stored blood in the priming of cardiopulmonary bypass solution for pediatric patients
Efficacy of a criterion-driven transfusion protocol in patients having pediatric cardiac surgery
Left ventricular inflow obstruction associated with persistent left superior vena cava and dilated coronary sinus
Increased airway mucins after cardiopulmonary bypass associated with postoperative respiratory complications in children
Outcome of aortic valve repair in children with congenital aortic valve insufficiency
Long-term results of left ventricular reconditioning and anatomic correction for systemic right ventricular dysfunction after atrial switch procedures
Early cavopulmonary anastomosis in very young infants after the Norwood procedure
Early and medium-term results for repair of Ebstein anomaly
Determinants of mortality and type of repair in neonates with pulmonary atresia and intact ventricular septum
Regression of postobstructive vasculopathy after revascularization of chronically obstructed pulmonary artery
Reduction of systolic and diastolic dysfunction by retrograde coronary sinus perfusion during off-pump coronary surgery
Minimally invasive technology for mitral valve surgery via left thoracotomy
Blockade of the extracellular signal-regulated kinase pathway by U0126 attenuates neuronal damage following circulatory arrest
Angiogenic pretreatment improves the efficacy of cellular cardiomyoplasty performed with fetal cardiomyocyte implantation
Regional low-flow perfusion improves neurologic outcome compared with deep hypothermic circulatory arrest in neonatal piglets
Inhaled prostacyclin is safe, effective, and affordable in patients with pulmonary hypertension, right heart dysfunction, and refractory hypoxemia after cardiothoracic surgery
The Coapsys device to treat functional mitral regurgitation
Combined proteasome and histone deacetylase inhibition in non–small cell lung cancer
The size of metastatic foci and lymph nodes yielding false-negative and false-positive lymph node staging with positron emission tomography in patients with lung cancer
[18F] 3-deoxy-3′-fluorothymidine positron emission tomography
Results of surgical intervention for p-stage IIIA (N2) non–small cell lung cancer
Pulmonary metastases from uterine malignancies
Intraoperative pleural lavage cytology is an independent prognostic indicator for staging non–small cell lung cancer
Risk of subsequent primary neoplasms developing in lung cancer patients with prior malignancies
International experience with conversion from cyclosporine to tacrolimus for acute and chronic lung allograft rejection
Revascularization of multiple bypassable extended right coronary arteries
Composite Y internal thoracic artery–saphenous vein grafts
Bilateral internal thoracic artery grafting in diabetic patients
Total arterial revascularization with composite skeletonized gastroepiploic artery graft in off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
Time-related mortality for women after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
Thromboembolic events after aortic valve replacement in elderly patients with a Carpentier-Edwards Perimount pericardial bioprosthesis
Mechanical heart valves
Vascular endothelial growth factor transgene expression in cell-transplanted hearts
Upper and lower spinal cord blood supply
Effect of gender on bridging to transplantation and posttransplantation survival in patients with left ventricular assist devices
Assessment of coronary flow reserve with a Doppler guide wire in children with tetralogy of Fallot before and after surgical operation
In situ implantation of a valved femoral vein allograft in a neonate with pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum and severe tricuspid regurgitation
A simplified technique for short-term postcardiotomy pediatric extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
Thoratec left ventricular assist device as a bridge to recovery in a child weighing 27 kilograms
The bovine jugular vein conduit for right ventricular outflow tract reconstruction
Symptomatic neonates with Ebstein anomaly
Incomplete midline atrial chamber in a symptom-free adult
Completion lobectomy after bilateral lung volume reduction for emphysema
Multidisciplinary treatment of advanced thymic neuroendocrine carcinoma (carcinoid)
Endometriosis-related pneumothorax
Integrated overlapping ventriculoplasty combined with papillary muscle plication for severely dilated heart failure
Repair of coarctation of the aorta
Repair of coarctation of the aorta
Mitral valve replacement by a gore-tex reinforced pulmonary autograft in a child
Mitral valve replacement by a gore-tex reinforced pulmonary autograft in a child
Intraoperative hematocrit and cardiopulmonary bypass
Intraoperative hematocrit and cardiopulmonary bypass
Microfibrillar collagen hemostat in cardiac surgery
Microfibrillar collagen hemostat in cardiac surgery
Events of Interest
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery
Correction of article by Bradley S. Allen, MD, Manuel Castellá, MD, Gerald D. Buckberg, MD, and Zhongtou Tan, PhD, titled “Conditioned blood reperfusion markedly enhances neurologic recovery after prolonged cerebral ischemia” (2003;126:1851–8)