The Editorial Board of The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Maintenance of Certification
Vascular remodeling as a biologic principle
Chronic compensatory increase in ulnar flow and accelerated atherosclerosis after radial artery removal for coronary artery bypass
Mitral mechanical replacement in young rheumatic women
Safety, efficacy, and cost of intraoperative cell salvage and autotransfusion after off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery
Atherosclerosis of the aorta is common in patients with severe aortic stenosis
Acute hemodynamic effects of restrictive mitral annuloplasty in patients with end-stage heart failure
Three-dimensional in vivo characterization of calcification in native valves and in Freestyle versus homograft aortic valves
Congenital and surgically acquired Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome in patients with tricuspid atresia
Monocyte function–associated antigen expression during and after pediatric cardiac surgery
Interdigitating arch reconstruction eliminates recurrent coarctation after the Norwood procedure
Mitral valve reconstruction in a pediatric population
Optimal temperature for selective cerebral perfusion
Inhaled but not intravenous milrinone prevents pulmonary endothelial dysfunction after cardiopulmonary bypass
The effects of steroids on the occurrence of postoperative atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass grafting surgery
Reloading the heart
Recombinant human antithrombin III restores heparin responsiveness and decreases activation of coagulation in heparin-resistant patients during cardiopulmonary bypass
Acute effects of suction retraction on atrial hemodynamics and histology
Totally endoscopic robot-assisted transmyocardial revascularization
Combination chemotherapy with gemcitabine with isolated lung perfusion for the treatment of pulmonary metastases
Decision-making for lung resection in patients with empyema and collapsed lung due to tuberculosis
Surgical treatment of solitary adrenal metastasis from non-small cell lung cancer
The morphology of diaphragmatic defects in hepatic hydrothorax
Treatment of airway obstruction by metallic stents in infants and children
The maximum standardized uptake values on positron emission tomography of a non–small cell lung cancer predict stage, recurrence, and survival
Visceral pleural invasion is an invasive and aggressive indicator of non–small cell lung cancer
Large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma
Enhancement of the functional benefits of skeletal myoblast transplantation by means of coadministration of hypoxia-inducible factor 1α
Evaluation of the oxygenation ratio in the definition of early graft dysfunction after lung transplantation
Does duration of donor brain injury affect outcome after orthotopic pediatric heart transplantation?
Inhibition of nuclear factor κB by IκB superrepressor gene transfer ameliorates ischemia-reperfusion injury after experimental lung transplantation
Clinical-pathologic conference in cardiac surgery
Historical Perspectives of The American Association for Thoracic Surgery
Giant pseudoaneurysm after proximal aortic surgery treated by means of redo axillary artery cannulation and use of an Endoclamp device
Successful removal of migrated acupuncture needles in a patient with cardiac tamponade by means of intraoperative transesophageal echocardiographic assistance
Ross procedure with a quadricuspid pulmonary autograft
Aortic root replacement in a patient with pulmonary dysfunction caused by severe chest deformity associated with Marfan syndrome
Embryologic and surgical considerations in tetralogy of Fallot with right arch and aberrant left subclavian artery from the ascending aorta
Functional classification dictates type of repair in “complex” mitral insufficiency
Left ventricular restoration for ischemic cardiomyopathy and simultaneous implantation of left ventricular assist system actively aiming at bridge to recovery
An alternative retractor for transcervical thymectomy
Multiple tracheal stenting or perseverare diabolicum est
Endovascular treatment of a combined pseudoaneurysm and arteriovenous fistula of the subclavian artery caused by a gunshot wound to the chest
Mediastinal-like growing teratoma syndrome
Thoracoscopic approach to the resection of an azygos vein aneurysm
Radial artery conduits in coronary artery bypass grafting
Radial artery conduits in coronary artery bypass grafting
Atrial fibrillation
Atrial fibrillation
Performance of surgery for congenital heart disease
Events of Interest
Resident Traveling Fellowship, 2005–2006
Announcement of 2006 Annual Meeting
Announcement of 2006 Annual Meeting
Requirements for Recertification/Maintenance of Certification