Emergency conversion to cardiopulmonary bypass during attempted off-pump revascularization results in increased morbidity and mortality
Valve-sparing aortic root replacement in bicuspid aortic valves
Single-stage repair of extensive thoracic aortic aneurysms
Should the ascending aorta be replaced more frequently in patients with bicuspid aortic valve disease?
New approach to multiple ventricular septal defect closure with intraoperative echocardiography and double patches sandwiching the septum
Evidence of pulmonary vascular disease after heart transplantation for Fontan circulation failure
Outcomes of mitral valve replacement in children
Left ventricular performance of pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum after right heart bypass surgery
Intraoperative and intermediate-term angiographic results of coronary artery bypass surgery with Symmetry proximal anastomotic device
Superiority of early relative to late ischemic preconditioning in spinal cord protection after descending thoracic aortic occlusion
Anastomotic complications after tracheal resection
Proteasome inhibition sensitizes non–small cell lung cancer to histone deacetylase inhibitor–induced apoptosis through the generation of reactive oxygen species
Is coma an absolute contraindication for emergency central aortic operation?
Surgical management of a giant left main coronary artery aneurysm
Valve-sparing root replacement for pulmonary autograft dissection late after the Ross operation
Metastatic left atrial synovial sarcoma mimicking a myxoma
Aortic valve repair for quadricuspid aortic valve associated with aortic regurgitation and ascending aortic aneurysm
Sarcoidosis of the aortic root
Failure of medical therapy for pulmonary “thromboembolic” disease
Surgical repair of a leaking double postinfarction left ventricular pseudoaneurysm
Atrial septal mass
Fatal right ventricular infarction caused by Bioglue coronary embolism
A technique for repair of mitral paravalvular leak
Surgical management of progression to type A dissection from an intramural hematoma previously treated with endovascular stent graft placement
Pressure criterion for placement of distal perfusion catheter to prevent limb ischemia during adult extracorporeal life support
A rare case of extralobar sequestration with hemoptysis
Tracheal obstruction from mediastinal arteriovenous malformation
Bronchotomy in the treatment of a low-grade bronchial mucoepidermoid carcinoma in a child
Endovascular coil embolization for acute management of traumatic pulmonary artery pseudoaneurysm
Giant superior mediastinal angioleiomyoma
Tracheobronchial amyloidosis
β-blocker prevented repeated pulmonary hypertension episodes after bilateral lung transplantation in a patient with primary pulmonary hypertension
Carpentier-Edwards Perimount valve and intraoperative structural failure
Carpentier-Edwards Perimount valve and intraoperative structural failure
Moderate mitral regurgitation repair at the time of coronary bypass
Moderate mitral regurgitation repair at the time of coronary bypass
Guidelines for coronary revascularization revisited? A note of caution
Guidelines for coronary revascularization revisited? A note of caution
Repair of the Ebstein anomaly
Repair of the Ebstein anomaly
Pleural effusion and off-pump Fontan procedure
The difference is meaningful
The difference is meaningful
Thymic neuroendocrine carcinoma (carcinoid)
Thymic neuroendocrine carcinoma (carcinoid)
Events of interest
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery
The Western Thoracic Surgical Association
The American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Requirements for recertification/maintenance of certification