Mediastinal lymph node dissection for non-small cell lung cancer
Sizing and tailoring the Dacron graft for reimplantation of the aortic valve
Questions and answers about the STICH trial
Biventricular repair in children with atrioventricular septal defects and a small right ventricle
Ginsenosides compound (shen-fu) attenuates gastrointestinal injury and inhibits inflammatory response after cardiopulmonary bypass in patients with congenital heart disease
Dexamethasone reduces gut permeability in pediatric cardiac surgery
Assumed oxygen consumption frequently results in large errors in the determination of cardiac output
Right axillary incision
Pulmonary position cryopreserved homografts
Cold-induced fluid extravasation during cardiopulmonary bypass in piglets can be counteracted by use of iso-oncotic prime
Reorganization of cytoskeletal proteins and prolonged life expectancy caused by hepatocyte growth factor in a hamster model of late-phase dilated cardiomyopathy
Increased prothrombotic state lasting as long as one month after on-pump and off-pump coronary surgery
Tranexamic acid and early saphenous vein graft patency in conventional coronary artery bypass graft surgery
A comparison of transit-time flowmetry and intraoperative fluorescence imaging for assessing coronary artery bypass graft patency
Stromal cell-derived factor and granulocyte-monocyte colony-stimulating factor form a combined neovasculogenic therapy for ischemic cardiomyopathy
Differential cardiac gene expression during cardiopulmonary bypass
Bilateral internal thoracic artery grafting with and without cardiopulmonary bypass
Phosphodiesterase type 4 inhibitor rolipram inhibits activation of monocytes during extracorporeal circulation
Mechanical support of total cavopulmonary connection with an axial flow pump
Local delivery of osteopontin attenuates vascular remodeling by altering matrix metalloproteinase-2 in a rabbit model of aortic injury
A novel protocol of retrograde cerebral perfusion with intermittent pressure augmentation for brain protection
Pretreatment with an adenosine A1 receptor agonist and lidocaine
Mechanical ventilation affects inflammatory mediators in patients undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass for cardiac surgery
Tissue oxygenation index is a useful monitor of histologic and neurologic outcome after cardiopulmonary bypass in piglets
Receptor tyrosine kinase and phosphoinositide-3 kinase signaling in malignant mesothelioma
On the pathogenesis of gastroesophageal reflux
Surgical salvage therapy for malignant intrathoracic metastases from nonseminomatous germ cell cancer of testicular origin
One hundred consecutive pneumonectomies after induction therapy for non-small cell lung cancer
Contemporary assessment of laryngotracheal trauma
Limited mediastinal lymph node dissection for non-small cell lung cancer according to intraoperative histologic examinations
Atrial fibrillation complicating lung cancer resection
Evaluation and operative technique to repair isolated sternal fractures
Management of corrosive esophageal burns in 149 cases
Time-resolved three-dimensional magnetic resonance velocity mapping of aortic flow in healthy volunteers and patients after valve-sparing aortic root replacement
Improved pain management outcomes with continuous infusion of a local anesthetic after thoracotomy
Decellularization reduces the immune response to aortic valve allografts in the rat
Transcatheter placement of a low-profile biodegradable pulmonary valve made of small intestinal submucosa
Risk factors for late stroke after coronary artery bypass grafting
Surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation with a novel bipolar radiofrequency device
Reoperations after tricuspid valve repair
Different patterns of extracellular matrix protein expression in the convexity and the concavity of the dilated aorta with bicuspid aortic valve
One-year outcomes of coronary artery bypass graft surgery versus percutaneous coronary intervention with multiple stenting for multisystem disease
Tubular heart valves
Early outcomes in human lung transplantation with Thymoglobulin or Campath-1H for recipient pretreatment followed by posttransplant tacrolimus near-monotherapy
Long-term survival in lung transplant recipients after successful preoperative coronary revascularization
Cardiac retransplantation in childhood
Stem cell therapy in the aging hearts of Fisher 344 rats
Heart and en-bloc thymus transplantation in miniature swine
Transaortic injection technique in fluorescence imaging
Perioperative internal thoracic artery steal syndrome after coronary bypass surgery
Successful aortic valve repair for severe aortic insufficiency caused by radiofrequency ablation
Methylene blue revisited
Bartonella species–induced prosthetic valve endocarditis associated with rapid progression of valvular stenosis
Coronary-pulmonary steal caused by internal thoracic artery-pulmonary artery fistula after coronary artery bypass operations
Cavobipulmonary shunt for the management of isolated postinfarction right ventricular failure
Surgical approach to aortic root lesions in patients with homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia and Takayasu arteritis
Transitional cell carcinoma metastasizing to an atrial myxoma
Endovascular treatment of a bleeding aortic aneurysm after descending aortic aneurysm repair with island reimplantation
Poland syndrome
Aneurysmal circumflex coronary artery with fistulous connection to the coronary sinus
One-stage treatment of aortic coarctation associated with coronary heart disease, ascending aortic aneurysm, and aortic valve stenosis with an extra-anatomic ascending-descending aortic bypass
Aorta-coronary graft anastomosis marker
Detection and treatment of complete vascular ring in an elderly woman with dysphagia
Acute aortic dissection with coronary ostium involvement and aortic valve regurgitation
Effectively treating ischemic mitral regurgitation with chordal cutting in combination with ring annuloplasty and left ventricular reshaping approach
Marked foreign body reaction and thrombus formation after transcatheter closure of a patent foramen ovale
Intraventricular rerouting for transposition of the great arteries with posterior aorta
Left atrial decompression by percutaneous cannula placement while on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
Robot-assisted endoscopic excision of left atrial myxomas
A minimally invasive surgical treatment for inappropriate sinus tachycardia
Successful aortic fenestration to treat prolonged motor paralysis of the lower extremities after repair of type A aortic dissection
New graft formulation and modification of the David reimplantation technique
Percutaneous repair of an ascending aortic pseudoaneurysm with a septal occluder device
Surgicel Nu-Knit hemostat for bleeding control of fragile sternum
Lung hernia after en bloc cervicothoracic resection
Recurrent hamartoma at the trocar incision site after video-assisted thoracic surgical resection
Large cell carcinoma arising in bronchogenic cyst
A giant anterior mediastinal teratoma presenting as orthopnea and dysphagia in an adult
A new technique for repair of mitral paravalvular leak?
A new technique for repair of mitral paravalvular leak?
Acute decrease of left ventricular mechanical dyssynchrony and improvement of contractile state and energy efficiency after left ventricular restoration
Acute decrease of left ventricular mechanical dyssynchrony and improvement of contractile state and energy efficiency after left ventricular restoration
Events of Interest
Resident Traveling Fellowship, 2005–2006
Announcement of 2006 Annual Meeting
Announcement of 2006 Annual Meeting
Requirements for Recertification/Maintenance of Certification