Envisioning simulation in the future of thoracic surgical education
Expert commentary
Aprotinin
Aprotinin and Cardiac Surgery
Bleeding in cardiac surgery
Optimal timing of coronary artery bypass after acute myocardial infarction
Solid and gaseous cerebral microembolization after biologic and mechanical aortic valve replacement
On-pump beating-heart coronary artery bypass grafting after acute myocardial infarction has lower mortality and morbidity
Ten-year experience with single-vessel and multivessel reoperative off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
The effects of on-pump and off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting on intraoperative graft flow in arterial and venous conduits defined by a flow/pressure ratio
Risk factors for wound infection after off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
Cardiac surgery in infants with low birth weight is associated with increased mortality
Surgical aortic valvuloplasty in children and adolescents with aortic regurgitation
Noninvasive assessment of liver fibrosis in patients with Fontan circulation using transient elastography and biochemical fibrosis markers
Acute angulation of the aortic arch predisposes a patient to ascending aortic dilatation and aortic regurgitation late after the arterial switch operation for transposition of the great arteries
Aprotinin confers neuroprotection by reducing excitotoxic cell death
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support improves survival of patients with severe Hantavirus cardiopulmonary syndrome
Inhibition of mitochondrial remodeling by cyclosporine A preserves myocardial performance in a neonatal rabbit model of cardioplegic arrest
Effects of induction immunosuppression regimen on acute rejection, bronchiolitis obliterans, and survival after lung transplantation
Beating-heart patch closure of muscular ventricular septal defects under real-time three-dimensional echocardiographic guidance
Endoscopic placement of multiple artificial chordae with robotic assistance and nitinol clip fixation
Mediastinoscopy might not be necessary in patients with non–small cell lung cancer with mediastinal lymph nodes having a maximum standardized uptake value of less than 5.3
Extrapleural pneumonectomy versus pleurectomy/decortication in the surgical management of malignant pleural mesothelioma
A simple two-gene prognostic model for adenocarcinoma of the lung
An objective assessment of the sudomotor response after thoracoscopic sympathectomy
Thoracoscopic lobectomy
Utility of detailed preoperative cardiac testing and incidence of post-thoracotomy myocardial infarction
Stress-activated protein kinase inhibition to ameliorate lung ischemia reperfusion injury
Successful restoration of function of frozen and thawed isolated rat hearts
Cardiac stem cells in the real world
Platelet activation in the postoperative period after lung transplantation
High-dose aprotinin effectively reduces blood loss during on-pump coronary artery bypass grafting with bivalirudin anticoagulation
Hemothorax caused by rupture of a primitive thoracic leiomyosarcoma of the thoracic aorta
Acquired right-to-left shunt through an atrial septal perforation with cyanosis after percutaneous transvenous mitral commissurotomy
Successful lysis of an aortic prosthetic valve thrombosis with a dosing regimen for peripheral artery and bypass graft occlusions
Arterial coronary revascularization failure as a result of coronary vasospasm
Complete occlusion of the left main coronary artery ostium in Takayasu arteritis
Anomalous left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery with an intramural course within the aortic wall
Retrograde aortic perfusion dislodges a dislodged Amplatzer device
Thoracic endovascular aortic repair of adult patent ductus arteriosus with pulmonary hypertension
A modified infarct exclusion technique
Visualization of bronchoalveolar fistula as the presenting sign of lung cancer
Incidence of venous thromboembolism in patients undergoing thoracotomy for lung cancer
Closure of a large tracheoesophageal fistula using AlloDerm
End-to-side bronchial anastomosis using the continuous suture technique
Thrombus in the left superior pulmonary vein after left upper pulmonary lobectomy
Mortimer J. Buckley, MD
The role of propensity scores should be discouraged when there is too little and too early of new surgical techniques
The role of propensity scores should be discouraged when there is too little and too early of new surgical techniques
The safety of moderate hypothermic circulatory arrest with selective cerebral perfusion
The safety of moderate hypothermic circulatory arrest with selective cerebral perfusion
Circulatory support system as a bridge to decision in patients with refractory acute cardiogenic shock
Circulatory support system as a bridge to decision in patients with refractory acute cardiogenic shock
Mortality associated with pneumonectomy after induction chemoradiation versus chemotherapy alone in stage IIIA-N2 non–small cell lung cancer
Mortality associated with pneumonectomy after induction chemoradiation versus chemotherapy alone in stage IIIA-N2 non–small cell lung cancer
Events of Interest
Announcement of 2008 Annual Meeting
Evarts A. Graham Memorial Traveling Fellowship, 2009–2010
Resident Traveling Fellowship, 2008–2009
Third Edward D. Churchill Research Scholarship 2009–2011
Announcement of 2008 Annual Meeting
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