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Optimizing cardiac cell therapy
The impact of stage and cell type on the prognosis of pulmonary neuroendocrine tumors
Progress toward an ambulatory pump-lung
The significance of estrogen receptor β in 301 surgically treated non–small cell lung cancers
Intercostal muscle flap reduces the pain of thoracotomy
Carpentier-Edwards supra-annular aortic porcine bioprosthesis
Correlation of autologous skeletal myoblast survival with changes in left ventricular remodeling in dilated ischemic heart failure
Aortic root replacement with a novel decellularized cryopreserved aortic homograft
In vitro evaluation of aortic valve prosthesis in a novel valved conduit with pseudosinuses of Valsalva
Quality of life outcomes after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
Early and midterm patency of the proximal anastomoses of saphenous vein grafts made with a Symmetry Aortic Connector System
Left ventricular volume and function after endoventricular patch plasty for dyskinetic anteroapical left ventricular aneurysm in sheep
Endovascular repair of aneurysm after previous surgical coarctation repair
In vitro hydrodynamics, cusp-bending deformation, and root distensibility for different types of aortic valve–sparing operations
Does a bidirectional Glenn shunt improve the oxygenation of right ventricle–dependent coronary circulation in pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum?
Protein oxidation injury occurs during pediatric cardiopulmonary bypass
Distribution of cardiac output and oxygen delivery in an acute animal model of single-ventricle physiology
Pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum
Upregulation of hypoxia inducible factor is associated with attenuation of neuronal injury in neonatal piglets undergoing deep hypothermic circulatory arrest
Tracheostomy in infants and children after cardiothoracic surgery
Systemic venous oxygen saturation after the Norwood procedure and childhood neurodevelopmental outcome
Chronic hypoxemia increases myocardial cytochrome oxidase
Ventricular constraint in dilated cardiomyopathy
Persistence of marrow stromal cells implanted into acutely infarcted myocardium
Long-term support of 9 patients with the DeBakey VAD for more than 200 days
Perivascular adipose tissue modulates vascular function in the human internal thoracic artery
Reporting and classification of patient safety events in a cardiothoracic intensive care unit and cardiothoracic postoperative care unit
Hyperglycemia during cardiopulmonary bypass is an independent risk factor for mortality in patients undergoing cardiac surgery
Cardioplegia prevents ischemia-induced transcriptional alterations of cytoprotective genes in rat hearts
High level of cerebral microembolization in patients supported with the DeBakey left ventricular assist device
Selective cyclooxygenase 2 inhibitor induces indefinite survival of fully allogeneic cardiac grafts and generates CD4+ regulatory cells
Persistently increased systemic, but not cardiac-specific, adhesion molecule expression and coronary endothelial dysfunction in human cardiac allografts
Role of the β-adrenergic receptor kinase in myocardial dysfunction after brain death
Clinical-pathologic conference in general thoracic surgery
Historical Perspectives of The American Association for Thoracic Surgery
Interdigitating Arch Reconstruction Eliminates Recurrent Coarctation After the Norwood Procedure
Biventricular Repair in Children With Atrioventricular Septal Defects and a Small Right Ventricle
Historical Perspectives of The American Association for Thoracic Surgery
Main pulmonary artery to innominate artery shunt during hybrid palliation of hypoplastic left heart syndrome
Extensive atrial wall resection in a patient with symptomatic idiopathic right atrial enlargement
Diagnosis of ruptured pulmonary hydatid cyst by means of flexible fiberoptic bronchoscopy
Clear cell carcinoma of the lung revisited
Successful enucleation of a giant cardiac hemangioendothelioma showing an unusual proliferation pattern
Lymphangiomatous hamartoma
Transcatheter closure of patent ductus arteriosus with the Inoue single-branched stent graft
Induction chemotherapy, surgical resection, and high-dose chemotherapy for mediastinal nonseminomatous germ-cell tumor
One-stage definitive repair of pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum and hypoplastic right ventricle
The “clover technique” as a new approach for correction of postendocarditic severe tricuspid valve regurgitation
Left main coronary artery atresia masquerading as dilated cardiomyopathy treated with aortic reimplantation
Separation of thoracopagus-cardiopagus twins joined by a myocardial bridge
Thoracoscopic removal of a knife impaled in the chest
Aortic valve–sparing operation for autograft failure after the Ross procedure
A giant pleural fibrous tumor
Left-sided modified Kergin carinoplasty as an alternative to carinal resection for centrally located non–small cell lung cancer pretreated by radiochemotherapy
Thoracoscopic operation with local and epidural anesthesia in the treatment of pneumothorax after lung transplantation
Chronic dissection of the right aortic sinus with detachment of the aortic annulus and coronary artery
Emergency surgical intervention in a patient with delayed diagnosis of aortic dissection presenting with acute ischemic stroke and undergoing thrombolytic therapy
Combined surgical and endoprothesical approach to solve a thoracic aortic pseudoaneurysm 15 years after coarctation correction
Evaluation of surgical trauma and cardiopulmonary bypass as factors in inflammatory status after cardiac surgery
Evaluation of surgical trauma and cardiopulmonary bypass as factors in inflammatory status after cardiac surgery
Radial artery for coronary artery bypass grafting
Radial artery for coronary artery bypass grafting
Events of Interest
Announcement of 2006 Annual Meeting
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery Disclosure Statement
Announcement of 2006 Annual Meeting
Requirements for Recertification/Maintenance of Certification
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