Wilfred Gordon Bigelow (1914-2005)
Gene transfection with human hepatocyte growth factor complementary DNA plasmids attenuates cardiac remodeling after acute myocardial infarction in goat hearts implanted with ventricular assist devices
Effects of off-pump versus on-pump coronary artery bypass grafting on function and viability of circulating endothelial progenitor cells
Endoplasmic reticulum stress induced in motor neurons by transient spinal cord ischemia in rabbits
Combined autologous cellular cardiomyoplasty with skeletal myoblasts and bone marrow cells in canine hearts for ischemic cardiomyopathy
Hemodilution and surgical hemostasis contribute significantly to transfusion requirements in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass
Aprotinin improves kidney function and decreases tubular cell apoptosis and proapoptotic signaling after renal ischemia-reperfusion
Pharmacologic cerebral capillary blood flow improvement after deep hypothermic circulatory arrest
Mechanical deterioration underlies malignant behavior of aneurysmal human ascending aorta
A femoral artery cannula that allows distal blood flow
Phenylephrine to increase blood flow in the radial artery used as a coronary bypass conduit
Left ventricular assist device implantation after acute anterior wall myocardial infarction and cardiogenic shock
Who would be a candidate for bridge to recovery during prolonged mechanical left ventricular support in idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy?
Tissue regeneration observed in a porous acellular bovine pericardium used to repair a myocardial defect in the right ventricle of a rat model
Hypothermic circulatory arrest is not a risk factor for neurologic morbidity in aortic surgery
Gene transfection of hepatocyte growth factor attenuates the progression of cardiac remodeling in the hypertrophied heart
Partial cricotracheal resection for pediatric subglottic stenosis
Computed tomographic images reflect the biologic behavior of small lung adenocarcinoma
Prognostic significance of dysadherin expression in patients with non–small cell lung cancer
Creatinine clearance and risk of early mortality in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting
Intraoperative detection of lymph node micrometastasis with flow cytometry in non–small cell lung cancer
A randomized comparison of the MCRI On-X and CarboMedics Top Hat bileaflet mechanical replacement aortic valves
Mitral valve repair provides improved outcome over replacement in active infective endocarditis
Emergency surgery after percutaneous transmitral commissurotomy
Eight-year results after aortic valve replacement with the CryoLife-O'Brien Stentless Aortic Porcine Bioprosthesis
Mitral valve stiffening in end-stage heart failure
Prediction of the excessive perioperative bleeding in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting
Video-assisted bilateral pulmonary vein isolation and left atrial appendage exclusion for atrial fibrillation
Surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation with off-pump, epicardial, high-intensity focused ultrasound
A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot trial of triiodothyronine in neonatal heart surgery
Surgical treatment of giant coronary artery aneurysm
Effect of cardiopulmonary bypass and surgical intervention on the natriuretic hormone system in children
Cerebral oxygen balance is impaired during repair of aortic coarctation in infants and children
Postoperative lactate concentrations predict the outcome of infants aged 6 weeks or less after intracardiac surgery
Cardiac xenotransplantation
Pirfenidone inhibits inflammatory responses and ameliorates allograft injury in a rat lung transplant model
Outcome of lung transplantation for patients requiring concomitant cardiac surgery
Glutathione improves the function of porcine pulmonary grafts stored for twenty-four hours in low-potassium dextran solution
Clinical-pathologic conference in general thoracic surgery
Historical Perspectives of The American Association for Thoracic Surgery
Expression of the erythropoietin receptor in human heart
The beneficial role of left ventricular assist device destination therapy in the reversal of contraindications to cardiac transplantation
Bridging to transplantation with left ventricular assist devices
Right aortic arch with vascular ring in one monozygotic twin
Elevation of plasma angiotensin with the development of pulmonary arteriovenous malformations after cavopulmonary shunt
Myofibroblastic tumor of the heart
Successful repair of coronary artery–pulmonary artery fistula with coronary artery disease and atrial septal defect in an adult
A truly hybrid approach to perventricular closure of multiple muscular ventricular septal defects
Pseudoaneurysm of the pulmonary trunk after placement of an adjustable pulmonary artery banding device (FloWatch-PAB) in a patient with muscular ventricular septal defect
Age at repair and left ventricular mass in patients after repair of aortic coarctation
Partial left ventriculectomy for infantile ischemic cardiomyopathy caused by anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery
Lung mass after pulmonary artery catheterization
Tracheobronchopathia osteochondroplastica presenting as an isolated nodule in the right upper lobe bronchus with upper lobe collapse
Extralobar sequestration with anomalous pulmonary artery return or patent ductus arteriosus?
Importance of mediastinoscopy, bilateral thoracoscopy, and laparoscopy in correct staging of malignant mesothelioma before extrapleural pneumonectomy
Surgical treatment of atypical Mycobacterium intracellulare infection with chronic empyema
Simultaneous traumatic rupture of bilateral pulmonary hydatid cysts
Massive hemoptysis in a patient with chronic pancreatitis
Preliminary experience with minimally invasive video-assisted surgery for thymic diseases, including myasthenia gravis, through a horizontal ministernotomy
Transhiatal gastrobronchial fistula
Video-assisted thoracoscopic bilateral lung metastasectomy with a subxiphoid access port
Mediastinitis and pseudoaneurysm of brachiocephalic artery long after the resection of invasive thymoma and postoperative irradiation
Pulmonary segmental venous infarction after living-donor lobar lung transplantation
A simple, reproducible, and inexpensive technique in the preparation of explanted emphysematous lungs for ex vivo studies
Pulmonary botryomycosis
Does donor catecholamine administration affect early lung function after transplantation?
Blunt traumatic innominate pseudoaneurysm and left common carotid occlusion with an associated bovine aortic arch
Bridging to transplantability with a ventricular assist device
Use of a soft silicone tube guide for an automatic suture device in video-assisted lung lobectomy
Mitral valve reconstruction in a compound heterozygote for sickle cell anemia and hemoglobin Lepore
Histologic findings after explantation of a modified expanded polytetrafluoroethylene graft used for clinical systemic-to-pulmonary shunting
Sudden cardiac arrest after coronary artery bypass grafting as a result of massive carbon dioxide embolism
Unusual chronic pacemaker infection by Mycobacterium tuberculosis in a pediatric patient
Intractable postoperative internal thoracic artery spasm managed with angiographic intraluminal papaverine
Stenosis of the grafted portion of the coronary artery after aortic root replacement with a Freestyle prosthesis
Long-term outcome of left ventricular outflow tract after biventricular repair using Damus-Kaye-Stansel anastomosis for interrupted aortic arch and severe aortic stenosis
A new cannula for innominate artery cannulation
Posterior pericardial approach for ascending-to-descending aortic bypass for anastomotic leak of infected interpositional graft
Right ventricular outflow tract resection for treatment of refractory ventricular tachycardia in a 2-year-old child
Does the introduction of off-pump coronary artery bypass into aortic arch aneurysm repair minimize the period of myocardial ischemia and cardiopulmonary bypass?
Does the introduction of off-pump coronary artery bypass into aortic arch aneurysm repair minimize the period of myocardial ischemia and cardiopulmonary bypass?
Pressure gradient in hemodynamics
Pressure gradient in hemodynamics
Uses of the leukocyte-depleting filter
Events of Interest
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery
The Western Thoracic Surgical Association
The American Board of Thoracic Surgery