2007 American Association for Thoracic Surgery Scientific Achievement Award Recipient
The emerging specialty of cardiothoracic surgical critical care
Radial artery graft function is not affected by age
Epidemiology of stroke after cardiac surgery in the current era
Propensity-score matching in the cardiovascular surgery literature from 2004 to 2006
Remodeling of the radial artery anastomosed to the internal thoracic artery as a composite straight graft
Lipid-lowering effect of preoperative statin therapy on postoperative major adverse cardiac events after coronary artery bypass surgery
Surgical aspects of endovascular retrograde implantation of the aortic CoreValve bioprosthesis in high-risk older patients with severe symptomatic aortic stenosis
Surgery for infected aneurysm of the aortic arch
Degree of fusiform dilatation of the proximal descending aorta in type B acute aortic dissection can predict late aortic events
Surgical management of coronary artery arising from the wrong coronary sinus, using standard and novel approaches
B-type natriuretic peptide levels predict outcomes for children on extracorporeal life support after cardiac surgery
Dual-chamber epicardial pacing in neonates with congenital heart block
Effect of cardiopulmonary bypass and aortic clamping on functional residual capacity and ventilation distribution in children
Somatic development long after the Fontan operation
Coronary artery pattern and age impact exercise performance late after the arterial switch operation
Chronic pulmonary artery occlusion increases alveolar fluid clearance in rats
Use of an epidural cooling catheter with a closed countercurrent lumen to protect against ischemic spinal cord injury in pigs
Overactivation of poly (adenosine phosphate–ribose) polymerase 1 and molecular events in neuronal injury after deep hypothermic circulatory arrest
Injection of bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells in the borderline area of infarcted myocardium
Development of new biodegradable hydrogel glue for preventing alveolar air leakage
Comparative effects of mesenchymal progenitor cells, endothelial progenitor cells, or their combination on myocardial infarct regeneration and cardiac function
Strategies to reduce intraluminal clot formation in endoscopically harvested saphenous veins
Extended pneumonectomy for non–small cell lung cancer
Long-term recovery of exercise capacity and pulmonary function after lobectomy
Quantitative evaluation of bone and cartilage changes after the Ravitch thoracoplasty by multislice computed tomography with 3-dimensional reconstruction
Impact of obesity on outcomes in the management of localized adenocarcinoma of the esophagus and esophagogastric junction
Influence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease on postoperative lung function and complications in patients undergoing operations for primary non–small cell lung cancer
Reinitiation of compensatory lung growth after subsequent lung resection
Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation for clinical stage I non–small cell lung cancer
Does the method of lung preservation influence outcome after transplantation? An analysis of 681 consecutive procedures
Bicaval versus standard technique in orthotopic heart transplantation
Myoblast-based cardiac repair
Acute type A aortic dissection mimicking a congenital supravalvular aortic membrane
Stent-graft repair for aortic type B dissections with insidious renal malperfusion
Structural valve failure with every beat regurgitation observed using the Medtronic Advantage aortic valve
Cardiac papillary muscle hemangioma
Long-term efficacy and safety of the intramyocardial implantation of autologous bone marrow cells for the treatment of ischemic heart disease
Periaortic glue application may prevent fatal aortic rupture in nonoperable patients with acute type A aortic dissection
Thirty-two years after total right heart bypass
The Fontan procedure in Australia
Complete cavopulmonary shunt completion after in utero balloon atrial septoplasty for hypoplastic left heart syndrome
A simple technique of unidirectional valved patch for closure of septal defects
The axillary incision
Immediate “total” aortic true lumen expansion in type A and B acute aortic dissection after endovascular aortic endografting and GZSD bare stenting
Fracture of silicone tracheal T-tube
Extended operation for recurrent thymic carcinoma presenting with intracaval growth and intracardiac extension
Recurrent cough and hemoptysis associated with tracheal capillary hemangioma in an adolescent boy
Intramuscular hemangioma of the chest wall
Use of an apical heart suction device to expose the left pulmonary veins during transsternal pneumonectomy
Dissection of a mediastinal mature teratoma requires replacement of the ascending aorta during cardiopulmonary bypass
Giant thymic cyst in left lower hemithorax of a healthy teenaged athlete
Management of a traumatic aortoesophageal fistula in a patient with a right-sided aortic arch
Four thymus-related syndromes in a case of invasive thymoma
Vascular obstruction related to mediastinal fibrosis
Vascular obstruction related to mediastinal fibrosis
Severe vasospasm in off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery
Surgery of Ebstein anomaly
Surgery of Ebstein anomaly
The conduct of experimental circulatory arrest
The conduct of experimental circulatory arrest
Interventional techniques in cardiovascular surgery
Events of Interest
Announcement of 2008 Annual Meeting
Evarts A. Graham Memorial Traveling Fellowship, 2008-2009
Resident Traveling Fellowship, 2007-2008
Norman E. Shumway Research Scholarship 2008-2010
Announcement of 2008 Annual Meeting
Requirements for Maintenance of Certification in 2008