Use of administrative data for clinical quality measurement
Objective radiologic analysis of ground-glass opacity aimed at curative limited resection for small peripheral non-small cell lung cancer
The accuracy of endoscopic ultrasonography with fine-needle aspiration, integrated positron emission tomography with computed tomography, and computed tomography in restaging patients with esophageal cancer after neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy
Evaluation of cyclooxygenase-2 inhibition in an orthotopic murine model of lung cancer for dose-dependent effect
High-dose radiotherapy in trimodality treatment of Pancoast tumors results in high pathologic complete response rates and excellent long-term survival
Completion pneumonectomy for chronic mycobacterial disease
Annular or subvalvular approach to chronic ischemic mitral regurgitation?
Procedure rates and outcomes of coronary revascularization procedures in California and New York
In the current era, complete revascularization improves survival after coronary artery bypass surgery
Significant value of autopsy for quality management in cardiac surgery
Performance of bioprostheses and mechanical prostheses assessed by composites of valve-related complications to 15 years after mitral valve replacement
Does reporting of coronary artery bypass grafting from administrative databases accurately reflect actual clinical outcomes?
A validated simple model to predict coexistent coronary disease in patients undergoing mitral valve surgery
Surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation with bipolar radiofrequency as the primary modality
Midterm clinical result of tissue-engineered vascular autografts seeded with autologous bone marrow cells
Trends in vascular ring surgery
Progression of liver pathology in patients undergoing the Fontan procedure
Need for closure of secundum atrial septal defect in infancy
Surgically treated primary cardiac tumors in early infancy and childhood
Integrated computed tomography-positron emission tomography in patients with potentially resectable malignant pleural mesothelioma
Thermo-wrap technology preserves normothermia better than routine thermal care in patients undergoing off-pump coronary artery bypass and is associated with lower immune response and lesser myocardial damage
Long-term pulmonary function after thoracic sympathectomy
Comparing the global mRNA expression profile of human atrial and ventricular myocardium with high-density oligonucleotide arrays
Assessment of hemostatic activation during cardiopulmonary bypass for coronary artery bypass grafting with bivalirudin
Robotic mitral valve surgery
Modulation of phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase signaling reduces intimal hyperplasia in aortocoronary saphenous vein grafts
Normalization of coronary microvascular reactivity and improvement in myocardial perfusion by surgical vascular endothelial growth factor therapy combined with oral supplementation of L-arginine in a porcine model of endothelial dysfunction
Primary graft dysfunction and other selected complications of lung transplantation
Lessons from the first patient to undergo full aortic root replacement using a homograft
Hemoptysis caused by saphenous vein graft aneurysm late after coronary artery bypass grafting
Infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm rupture and severe symptomatic coronary artery disease
Multistep endobronchial-endovascular approach in recurrent acute respiratory failure caused by thoracic aneurysm
Caseous calcification of the mitral annulus
Giant metastatic myxoid liposarcoma of the mediastinum
Mechanical aortic valve malfunction
Complete surgical excision of a huge left ventricular fibroma
Acute leaflet arrest in St Jude Medical Regent aortic valve
Hemoptysis after CardioSEAL device embolization of a venous collateral after the Fontan operation
Tetralogy of Fallot and hypoplastic aortic arch
Novel management strategy for severe cyanosis after Sano modification of the Norwood procedure
Long-term survival of a patient with tetralogy of Fallot after intracardiac palliation in the pre-pump era
Triangular retractor facilitates minimally invasive lobectomy
Successful subtotal tracheal replacement (using a skin/omental graft) for dehiscence after a resection for thyroid cancer
Esophagectomy and splenectomy in a patient with osteopetrosis
A case of pulmonary sequestration with Aspergillus species infection presenting as an enlarged right paratracheal mass
Caution with twisted arterial grafts
Effect of right anterolateral thoracotomy on breast development and scoliosis
Effect of right anterolateral thoracotomy on breast development and scoliosis
Events of Interest
Notices of Correction
Notices of Correction
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery
The Thoracic Surgery Foundation for Research and Education
The Thoracic Surgery Foundation for Research and Education and the National Cancer Institute Mentored Clinical Scientist Development Award (K08) and Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (K23)