On-pump versus off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
Endocrine function is not impaired in patients with a continuous MicroMed–DeBakey axial flow pump
Effet of intravenous N-aetylysteine on outomes after oronary artery bypass surgery
Increased cerebral and renal endothelial nitric oxide synthase gene expression after cardiopulmonary bypass in the rat
Hemodynamic effects of partial ventricular support in chronic heart failure
Hemodilutional anemia impairs neurologic outcome after cardiopulmonary bypass in a piglet model
Roles of cyclooxygenase-2 and phosphorylated Akt (Thr308) in cardiac hypertrophy regression mediated by left-ventricular unloading
Activation of protein C and hemodynamic recovery after coronary artery bypass surgery
Progressive improvement of myocardial perfusion after off-pump revascularization with bilateral internal thoracic arteries
Reverse right ventricular remodeling after pulmonary endarterectomy in patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension
A multicenter trial of an intrabronchial valve for treatment of severe emphysema
Selective decrease in the DNA base excision repair pathway in squamous cell cancer of the esophagus
A novel biomarker for the detection of esophageal adenocarcinoma
Risk-adjusted morbidity and mortality models to compare the performance of two units after major lung resections
The murine bronchopulmonary microcirculation in hapten-induced inflammation
Improved survival with pulmonary metastasectomy
Impact of lymph node metastasis on outcome after extrapleural pneumonectomy for malignant pleural mesothelioma
Suture bicuspidization of the tricuspid valve versus ring annuloplasty for repair of functional tricuspid regurgitation
The fate of the distal aorta after repair of acute type A aortic dissection
Systolic anterior motion after mitral valve repair
Surgical treatment of active infective endocarditis
Ethnic diversity
Matrix metalloproteinase and tissue inhibitor expression in atherosclerotic and nonatherosclerotic thoracic aortic aneurysms
Reverse right ventricular remodeling after pulmonary endarterectomy
Postoperative stroke after off-pump versus on-pump coronary artery bypass surgery
Impact of left atrial appendage exclusion on left atrial function
Does preoperative atrial fibrillation influence early and late outcomes of coronary artery bypass grafting?
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Pulmonary homograft muscle reduction to reduce the risk of homograft stenosis in the Ross procedure
Geometry of the left ventricular outflow tract in fixed subaortic stenosis and intact ventricular septum
Initial United States experience with the Paracor HeartNet* myocardial constraint device for heart failure
Proteomics in cardiovascular surgery
The cone reconstruction of the tricuspid valve in Ebstein's anomaly. The operation
Cardiac index monitoring by pulse contour analysis and thermodilution after pediatric cardiac surgery
Morphologic features of the uniatrial but biventricular atrioventricular connection
Unmeasured anions in children after cardiac surgery
Intermittent warm blood cardioplegia in the surgical treatment of congenital heart disease
Wide splitting of the second heart sound and systolic murmur
Off-pump coronary artery bypass sacrifices graft patency
An alternative technique for aortic root remodeling in patients with bicuspid aortic valve
A rare type of right atrial tumor in a 66-year-old woman
Valve-sparing aortic root replacement in a patient with a rare connective tissue disorder
Surgical management of symptomatic cardiac fibromas in children
An approach to interrupted aortic arch associated with transposition of the great arteries
Surgical treatment of a rare association
Ascending–descending aortic bypass surgery in aortic arch coarctation
Endovascular repair of aortic arch aneurysm after achievement of local anesthesia
Thoracoscopic mediastinal repositioning for postpneumonectomy syndrome
Primary pulmonary malignant schwannoma with extension to the tracheal carina
Video-assisted mediastinoscopy improved radical resection for cancer in transhiatal esophagectomy
Major hemorrhage and subsequent cardiac tamponade during mediastinoscopy
Descending necrotizing mediastinitis in a child with chickenpox
Technique of right single-lung transplantation for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis using cross-field ventilation
Surgical damage of the saphenous vein and graft patency
Restaging patients with N2 (stage IIIa) non–small cell lung cancer after neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy
Restaging patients with N2 (stage IIIa) non–small cell lung cancer after neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy
Ascending–descending aortic bypass with the aid of a heart-lifting device
Ascending–descending aortic bypass with the aid of a heart-lifting device
Events of Interest
Announcement of 2007 Annual Meeting
Applications for Membership
Evarts A. Graham Memorial Traveling Fellowship, 2007–2008
Resident Traveling Fellowship, 2006–2007
Second Dwight Harken Research Scholarship, 2007–2009
Announcement of 2007 Annual Meeting
Samson Resident Prize Essay
Application for Membership
Requirements for Recertification/Maintenance of Certification