Thomas B. Ferguson, MD
The quality conundrum
The STICH trial
Simulation in cardiothoracic surgery
Is transapical aortic valve implantation really less invasive than minimally invasive aortic valve replacement?
Survival after transapical and transfemoral aortic valve implantation
Selective antegrade cerebral perfusion via right axillary artery cannulation reduces morbidity and mortality after proximal aortic surgery
Mitral annular hinge motion contribution to changes in mitral septal–lateral dimension and annular area
Narrowing the gap
Stent graft repair of descending aortic dissection in patients with Marfan syndrome
Improved survival after coronary artery bypass grafting has not influenced the mortality disadvantage in patients with diabetes mellitus
Effects and mechanisms of left ventricular false tendons on functional mitral regurgitation in patients with severe cardiomyopathy
Endovascular treatment of acute traumatic thoracic aortic injuries
An empirically based tool for analyzing mortality associated with congenital heart surgery
Improved management of systemic venous anomalies in a single ventricle
The potential of disproportionate growth of tricuspid valve after decompression of the right ventricle in patients with pulmonary atresia and intact ventricular septa
Results of surgical repair of atrioventricular septal defect with double-orifice left atrioventricular valve
Preoperative lymphopenia is a predictor of postoperative adverse outcomes in children with congenital heart disease
Aggressive surgical treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis
Reconstruction of the pulmonary artery for lung cancer
Elongation gastroplasty with transverse fundoplasty
Reliability of positron emission tomography–computed tomography in identification of mediastinal lymph node status in patients with non–small cell lung cancer
Routine surgical videothoracoscopy as the first step of the planned resection for lung cancer
Warm-blood cardioplegic arrest induces selective mitochondrial translocation of protein kinase Cε followed by interaction with 6.1 inwardly rectifying potassium channel subunit in viable myocytes overexpressing urocortin
Animal models of tracheal allotransplantation using vitrified cryopreservation
Migration forces of transcatheter aortic valves in patients with noncalcific aortic insufficiency
Who is the high-risk recipient? Predicting mortality after lung transplantation using pretransplant risk factors
The novel use of Nuss bars for reconstruction of a massive flail chest
Near-fatal bleeding after transmyocardial ventricle lesion during removal of the pectus bar after the Nuss procedure
V-Y latissimus dorsi flap for coverage of anterior chest wall defects after resection of recurrent chest wall chondrosarcoma
A novel method for reconstructing the sinus and annulus for the treatment of annuloaortic ectasia
Right ventricular exclusion procedure for right ventricular failure of Ebstein's anomaly
Use of moldable titanium bars and rib clips for total sternal replacement
Color Doppler ultrasonography in detecting transdiaphragmatic flow of hepatic hydrothorax
INCREASED PERIOPERATIVE MORTALITY IN ELECTIVE CORONARY ARTERY BYPASS GRAFTING AFTER PREVIOUS PERCUTANEOUS CORONARY INTERVENTION
INCREASED PERIOPERATIVE MORTALITY IN ELECTIVE CORONARY ARTERY BYPASS GRAFTING AFTER PREVIOUS PERCUTANEOUS CORONARY INTERVENTION
AORTIC STENOSIS AND STATINS
AORTIC STENOSIS AND STATINS
TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVE OPTIMAL SIZE
Highlights of the 2009 Society of Vascular Surgery annual meeting
MEETINGS AND COURSES
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery
The Western Thoracic Surgical Association
The American Board of Thoracic Surgery