Coming next month
Religion, politics … deep hypothermic circulatory arrest
A comparison of outcomes of mitral valve repair for degenerative disease with posterior, anterior, and bileaflet prolapse
Residual high incidence of ventricular arrhythmias after left ventricular reconstructive surgery
The identification and development of Canadian coronary artery bypass graft surgery quality indicators
Single–suture line placement of a pericardial stentless valve
Risk factors for and economic implications of prolonged ventilation after cardiac surgery
Increasing duration of deep hypothermic circulatory arrest is associated with an increased incidence of postoperative electroencephalographic seizures
Aorta–right atrial tunnel
Laryngopharyngeal dysfunction after the Norwood procedure
Clinical outcomes in patients with chronic congestive heart failure who undergo left ventricular assist device implantation
Cell transplantation preserves cardiac function after infarction by infarct stabilization
Attempted control of hyperglycemia during cardiopulmonary bypass fails to improve neurologic or neurobehavioral outcomes in patients without diabetes mellitus undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting
The remote ischemic preconditioning stimulus modifies gene expression in mouse myocardium
Repair of impaired myocardium by means of implantation of engineered autologous myoblast sheets
Circulating big endothelin-1
Three-dimensional echo-guided beating heart surgery without cardiopulmonary bypass
In vitro tissue engineering of a cardiac graft using a degradable scaffold with an extracellular matrix–like topography
Efficient myocyte gene delivery with complete cardiac surgical isolation in situ
Promoter methylation of the hMLH1 gene and protein expression of human mutL homolog 1 and human mutS homolog 2 in resected esophageal squamous cell carcinoma
Prognostic implication of aberrant promoter hypermethylation of CpG islands in adenocarcinoma of the lung
Surgical results for bronchiectasis based on hemodynamic (functional and morphologic) classification
Long-segment, supercharged, pedicled jejunal flap for total esophageal reconstruction
Extensive circumferential endoscopic mucosal resection with a new rigid esophagoscope
Dimethyl celecoxib as a novel non–cyclooxygenase 2 therapy in the treatment of non–small cell lung cancer
Predictors of recurrence in thymic tumors
Inhibition of phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase/Akt and histone deacetylase activity induces apoptosis in non–small cell lung cancer in vitro and in vivo
Cell transplantation preserves matrix homeostasis
Hyperoxic ventilation exacerbates lung reperfusion injury
Transcatheter Placement of a Low-Profile Biodegradable Pulmonary Valve Made of Small Intestinal Submucosa
A Novel Adhesion Barrier Facilitates Reoperations in Complex Congenital Cardiac Surgery
Unexpected donor pulmonary embolism affects early outcomes after lung transplantation
Systolic anterior motion after mitral valve repair
Heparin allergy
Surgical treatment of recurrent transient ischemic attacks and hemoptysis in a young man with multiple pulmonary arteriovenous malformations
Geometric change of mitral valve leaflets and annulus after reconstructive surgery for ischemic mitral regurgitation
Antiphospholipid syndrome and right atrial mass
A Fontan completion through stage I bilateral pulmonary artery banding for hypoplastic left heart syndrome
The association of renal tubular acidosis and cyanotic congenital heart disease
Intraosseous lipoma of the rib
A new management approach for esophageal perforation
Dextrocardia is a component of left-sided Poland syndrome
Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome after nontransplant cardiac surgery
Neuronal ultrastructure is preserved by fructose-1,6-bisphosphate after hypothermic circulatory arrest in pigs
Atherosclerosis of radial arterial graft may increase the potential of vessel spasm in coronary bypass surgery
Malignant margin in wedge resection for peripheral lung cancer and adjuvant radiotherapy
Malignant margin in wedge resection for peripheral lung cancer and adjuvant radiotherapy
Whatever the approach, cutting strut chordae would not smell as sweet
Whatever the approach, cutting strut chordae would not smell as sweet
Early anticoagulation after aortic valve replacement with bioprostheses
Atrial septal defect in infancy
Atrial septal defect in infancy
The evaluation of aortic atherosclerosis and distensibility in aortic valve stenosis—The role of transesophageal echocardiography
Association between cyclooxygenase and epidermal growth factor receptor pathways in non–small cell lung cancer
Association between cyclooxygenase and epidermal growth factor receptor pathways in non–small cell lung cancer
Events of Interest
2005 AATS Scientific Achievement Award Recipient—Alain Carpentier, MD, PhD
Announcement of 2006 Annual Meeting
Announcement of 2006 Annual Meeting
Notices
Requirements for Recertification/Maintenance of Certification
Tricuspid valve replacement with a cryopreserved pulmonary homograft
Nutritional status in patients on left ventricular assist device support