Anticoagulation for cardiopulmonary bypass
Put my name on that paper
Should all patients receive statins before cardiac surgery
Pitfalls and limitations in measuring and interpreting the outcomes of mitral valve repair
Guidelines for Credentialing of Practitioners to Perform Endovascular Stent-Grafting of the Thoracic Aorta
A comparison of bivalirudin to heparin with protamine reversal in patients undergoing cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass
Impaired baseline regional cerebral perfusion in patients referred for coronary artery bypass
Determinants of operative mortality in valvular heart surgery
Are allografts the biologic valve of choice for aortic valve replacement in nonelderly patients? Comparison of explantation for structural valve deterioration of allograft and pericardial prostheses
Is a good perioperative echocardiographic result predictive of durability in ischemic mitral valve repair?
Surgical treatment for Kommerell's diverticulum
The effect of anteroapical aneurysm plication on end-systolic three-dimensional strain in the sheep
Prostaglandin E2 EP4 receptor–selective agonist facilitates sternal healing after harvesting bilateral internal thoracic arteries in diabetic rats
The effect of changing presentation and management on the outcome of blunt rupture of the thoracic aorta
Aortic root replacement after previous surgical intervention on the aortic valve, aortic root, or ascending aorta
Does use of a right internal thoracic artery increase deep wound infection and risk after previous use of a left internal thoracic artery?
Intracardiac temperature monitoring in infants after cardiac surgery
A new technique of percutaneously adjustable pulmonary artery banding
Disruption of the ventricular myocardial force-frequency relationship after cardiac surgery in children
Alterations in plasma B-type natriuretic peptide levels after repair of congenital heart defects
Detection of coronary complications after the arterial switch operation for transposition of the great arteries
ONO-5046 attenuation of delayed motor neuron death and effect on the induction of brain-derived neurotrophic factor, phosphorylated extracellular signal–regulated kinase, and caspase3 after spinal cord ischemia in rabbits
Vascular-wall remodeling of 3 human bypass vessels
Antegrade cerebral perfusion reduces apoptotic neuronal injury in a neonatal piglet model of cardiopulmonary bypass
Load dependence of cardiac output in biventricular pacing
Characterization of the inflammatory and apoptotic cells in the aortas of patients with ascending thoracic aortic aneurysms and dissections
Preoperative statin treatment is associated with reduced postoperative mortality and morbidity in patients undergoing cardiac surgery
Anticoagulation with bivalirudin for off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
Adjuvant resectional surgery improves cure rates in multidrug-resistant tuberculosis
Intrapleural topical application of cisplatin with the surgical carrier Vivostat increases the local drug concentration in an immune-competent rat model with malignant pleuromesothelioma
Fluoroscopy-assisted thoracoscopic resection of pulmonary nodules after computed tomography–guided bronchoscopic metallic coil marking
Thromboembolism after pneumonectomy for malignancy
Bridge to lung transplantation with the novel pumpless interventional lung assist device NovaLung
Glycine intravenous donor preconditioning is superior to glycine supplementation to low-potassium dextran flush preservation and improves graft function in a large animal lung transplantation model after 24 hours of cold ischemia
Occasional single-beat regurgitation observed with the new Medtronic ADVANTAGE bileaflet heart valve
Complete excision of primary cardiac malignant fibrous histiocytoma involving the left atrial free wall and mitral annulus by modified autotransplantation
Risk-scoring methods for prediction of postoperative stroke after coronary artery bypass surgery
Intrathoracic peripheral nerve sheath tumors in patients with neurofibromatosis type 1 (von Recklinghausen disease)
Surgical treatment of caseous mitral valve annulus calcification
En bloc rotation of the truncus arteriosus—an option for anatomic repair of transposition of the great arteries, ventricular septal defect, and left ventricular outflow tract obstruction
Systemic arterial supply to normal basal segments of the left lower lobe along with the pulmonary artery
Transthoracic drainage of large Streptococcus milleri liver abscess
Pulmonary artery thrombosis caused by hyperinflation of the native lung six years after single lung transplantation for emphysema
Management of tracheomediastinal fistulas using self-expanding metallic stents
Ultrasonography-assisted videomediastinoscopy in superior vena cava obstruction
Thoracoscopic thoracic duct ligation for chylothorax after traumatic subclavian artery injury
Two-staged treatment of bronchial carcinoid without pulmonary parenchymal resection
Efficient clinical application of percutaneous cardiopulmonary support for perioperative management of a huge anterior mediastinal tumor
Pulmonary transplantation in Mounier-Kuhn syndrome
Inappropriate surgical technique or prosthesis malfunctioning?
Inappropriate surgical technique or prosthesis malfunctioning?
St Jude Medical Regent valve
St Jude Medical Regent valve
Mechanical aortic valve malfunction
Right axillary incision
Right axillary incision
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