An “actual” problem
Quality indicators, performance measures, and accountability
Editorial comment on mural shortening suture annuloplasty for mitral valve repair
Hyperglycemia during cardiac surgery
Attitude toward and application of off-pump coronary artery bypass after continuing education retraining
Thoracic aortic stent grafting
Robotics in thoracic surgery
Aprotinin inhibits proinflammatory activation of endothelial cells by thrombin through the protease-activated receptor 1
Clinical outcomes of nonelective coronary revascularization with and without cardiopulmonary bypass
Improved myocardial protection during coronary artery surgery with glucose-insulin-potassium
Predictors of operative mortality and cardiopulmonary morbidity in the National Emphysema Treatment Trial
Robotic assistance for video-assisted thoracic surgical lobectomy
Prolongation of patency of airway bypass stents with use of drug-eluting stents
Endoscopic ultrasonography-identified celiac adenopathy remains a poor prognostic factor despite preoperative chemoradiotherapy in esophageal adenocarcinoma
Risk factors for primary graft dysfunction after lung transplantation
Long-term results after carinal resection for carcinoma
Influence of patient characteristics and arterial grafts on freedom from coronary reoperation
Seven years' experience with suture annuloplasty for mitral valve repair
Should the “elephant trunk” be skeletonized? Total arch replacement combined with stented elephant trunk implantation for Stanford type A aortic dissection
Single crossclamp improves 6-month cognitive outcome in high-risk coronary bypass patients
Endothelial injury and acquired aspirin resistance as promoters of regional thrombin formation and early vein graft failure after coronary artery bypass grafting
Stent-graft repair for thoracic aortic disease
An Egr-1 master switch for arteriogenesis
Technical challenges in totally endoscopic robotic coronary artery bypass grafting
Performance analysis of interactive multimodal CME retraining on attitude toward and application of OPCAB
Single-ventricle palliation for high-risk neonates
Intermediate outcomes after the Fontan procedure in the current era
The relationship of postoperative electrographic seizures to neurodevelopmental outcome at 1 year of age after neonatal and infant cardiac surgery
Brain magnetic resonance imaging abnormalities after the Norwood procedure using regional cerebral perfusion
Bronchial airway anastomotic complications after pediatric lung transplantation
Role of open lung biopsy in lung transplant recipients in a single children's hospital
Chronic aspiration of gastric fluid accelerates pulmonary allograft dysfunction in a rat model of lung transplantation
Modified reperfusion in clinical lung transplantation
Leiomyosarcoma of the left atrium mimicking a left atrial myxoma
Ventricular lateral wall rupture after myocardial infarction detected by means of multislice computed tomography
Incorporating a pediatric concept into tricuspid valve endocarditis
Aortocoronary dissection complicating angioplasty of chronically occluded right coronary arteries
A localized intimomedial defect resulted in aortic regurgitation
Novel left ventriculoplasty for nonischemic dilated cardiomyopathy with functional mitral regurgitation
Surgical treatment of an aneurysm involving ascending aorta, aortic arch, and a rupture of a descending aortic aneurysm 26 years following acute type A aortic dissection
Persistent severe vasospasm in off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery
Management of new-onset mitral regurgitation with intraoperative angiography and intraoperative percutaneous coronary intervention
Aortobronchial fistula after aortic coartactation
Monobloc aorto-mitral homograft or mechanical valve replacement
Origin of left subclavian artery from ascending aorta
Intermediate outcomes of fenestrated Fontan procedures
Methylene blue revised
Methylene blue revised
Assumed oxygen consumption in the determination of cardiac output in children after cardiac surgery
Assumed oxygen consumption in the determination of cardiac output in children after cardiac surgery
Anesthetic preconditioning as the alternative to ischemic preconditioning
Anesthetic preconditioning as the alternative to ischemic preconditioning
Management of pediatric airway obstruction
Management of pediatric airway obstruction
Molecular changes occurring with aneurysm formation
Molecular changes occurring with aneurysm formation
Events of Interest
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery
The Western Thoracic Surgical Association
The American Board of Thoracic Surgery