Coronary sinus retroperfusion
At the epicenter of severe acute respiratory syndrome
Gene transfer of tumor necrosis factor inhibitor improves the function of lung allografts
Early results of endoscopic lung volume reduction for emphysema
Visceral pleural invasion classification in non–small cell lung cancer
Prognostic significance of vascular endothelial growth factor and cyclooxygenase 2 expression in patients receiving preoperative chemoradiation for esophageal cancer
Prognostic value of visceral pleural invasion in resected non–small cell lung cancer diagnosed by using a jet stream of saline solution
Heterotopic en bloc tracheobronchial transplantation with direct revascularization in pigs
Flow patterns in the aortic root and the aorta studied with time-resolved, 3-dimensional, phase-contrast magnetic resonance imaging
Development of biologic coronary artery bypass grafting in a rabbit model
Hemodynamic and clinical outcomes with the Biocor valve in the aortic position
Beating heart revascularization with or without cardiopulmonary bypass
Clinical and angiographic results after mechanical connection for distal anastomosis in coronary surgery
Epicardial left ventricular lead placement for cardiac resynchronization therapy
Determinants of postinfarction remodeling affect outcome and left ventricular geometry after surgical treatment of ischemic cardiomyopathy
Eight-year results after aortic valve replacement with the Freestyle stentless bioprosthesis
Risk factors for persistent pleural effusions after the extracardiac Fontan procedure
Variability of plasma aprotinin concentrations in pediatric patients undergoing cardiac surgery
Direct closure of the septum primum in atrioventricular canal defects
Tricuspid valve replacement with a mitral homograft in children with rheumatic tricuspid valvulopathy
Elimination of proinflammatory cytokines in pediatric cardiac surgery
Evaluation of heart fatty acid–binding protein as a rapid indicator for assessment of myocardial damage in pediatric cardiac surgery
The salvage potential of coronary sinus interventions
Load dependence of cardiac output in biventricular pacing
Pharmacologic preconditioning of JTE-607, a novel cytokine inhibitor, attenuates ischemia-reperfusion injury in the myocardium
The effect of maternal hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass on fetal lamb temperature, hemodynamics, oxygenation, and acid-base balance
In vivo inhibition of neutrophil activity by a FAS (CD95) stimulating module
Weaning of rotary blood pump recipients after myocardial recovery
Myocardial blood supply through a direct left ventricle–coronary artery shunt is not aided by augmented coronary capacitance
Solid and gaseous cerebral microembolization during off-pump, on-pump, and open cardiac surgery procedures
A bioabsorbable (polyglactin), nonrestrictive, external sheath inhibits porcine saphenous vein graft thickening
Electrophysiologic and mechanical evidence of superiority of hyperpolarizing versus depolarizing cardioplegia in protection of endothelium-derived hyperpolarizing factor–mediated endothelial function
Higher bypass temperature correlates with increased white cell activation in the cerebral microcirculation
Optimal timing of cardiac transplantation after ventricular assist device implantation
HLA sensitization in ventricular assist device recipients
Successful treatment of a Stanford type A dissection by percutaneous placement of a covered stent graft in the ascending aorta
The dilemma of skeletonized internal thoracic artery sequential bypass versus proximal pedicled in situ internal thoracic artery plus coronary-coronary free internal thoracic artery bypass for multiple lesions of the left anterior descending coronary artery
Activated recombinant factor VII for refractory bleeding during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
Changes in platelet aggregation after suspension of aspirin therapy
Surgical pitfalls during explantation of a thoracic aortic endoprosthesis
Should heart transplantation be considered as a treatment option for patients aged 70 years and older?
Superior vena cava stenosis
New technologies for the treatment of type A aortic dissection
Repair of a sinus of valsalva aneurysm that had ruptured into the pulmonary artery
Anatomic variations of the radial artery
Retrograde segmental aortic repair for type II thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm
Resection of a pleomorphic carcinoma of the lung invading the descending aorta
Mediastinal parathyroidectomy with the da Vinci robot
Congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation in a middle-aged woman with hemoptysis
Transhiatal esophagogastrectomy for an isolated ovarian cancer metastasis to the esophagus
Massive pneumoencephalus of late onset after an en bloc resection for lung cancer
Rupture of a chronic expanding hematoma of the thorax into lung parenchyma
Thyroid metastasis after resection of atypical bronchial carcinoid
An autopsy case of angiosarcoma arising around a woven Dacron prosthesis after a cabrol operation
Thymolipoma with high production of carbohydrate antigen 19-9
The robotic, 2-stage, 3-field esophagolymphadenectomy
Pathology of fresh versus cryopreserved homograft heart valves
Obstruction of St Jude Medical valves in the aortic position
Obstruction of St Jude Medical valves in the aortic position
Prosthesis size and prosthesis-patient size are unrelated to prosthesis-patient mismatch
Prosthesis size and prosthesis-patient size are unrelated to prosthesis-patient mismatch
Epidemiologic contrast of predictors' trends for outcomes of coronary artery bypass grafting
Epidemiologic contrast of predictors' trends for outcomes of coronary artery bypass grafting
Extracapsular lymph node involvement in esophageal cancer and number of involved nodes
Skeletonized bilateral internal thoracic arteries in patients with diabetes
Skeletonized bilateral internal thoracic arteries in patients with diabetes
A lost opportunity
A lost opportunity
Events of interest
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery