Frank Cole Spencer, MD
An endangered species
Standardizing thoracic organ procurement for transplantation
Anterior pericardial tracheoplasty for long-segment tracheal stenosis
Biodegradable polymer coating promotes the epithelization of tissue-engineered airway prostheses
Fibrocollagen-covered prosthesis for a noncircumferential segmental tracheal replacement
Required area of lymph node sampling during segmentectomy for clinical stage IA non–small cell lung cancer
Survival of patients with distal esophageal and gastric cardia tumors
Impaired quality of life after pneumonectomy
Thoracoscopic esophagectomy for esophageal cancer
Comparable patencies of the radial artery and right internal thoracic artery or saphenous vein beyond 5 years
When is the Ross operation a good option to treat aortic valve disease?
Four decades of experience with mitral valve repair
Bosentan as a bridge to pulmonary endarterectomy for chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension
Detecting occult coronary artery disease followed by early coronary artery bypass surgery in patients with diabetic retinopathy
Basal cusp enlargement for repair of aortic valve insufficiency
Long-term outcomes of percutaneous mitral balloon valvuloplasty versus open cardiac surgery
Long-term outcome of modified maze procedure combined with mitral valve surgery
The quest to identify predictors for success and failure after the Cox-Maze procedure for the treatment of atrial fibrillation
Evolution of treatment options and outcomes for hypoplastic left heart syndrome over an 18-year period
Systemic arteriovenous fistulae for end-stage cyanosis after cavopulmonary connection
The significance of pulmonary annulus size in the surgical management of transposition of the great arteries with ventricular septal defect and pulmonary stenosis
Port-access minimally invasive surgery for atrial septal defects
Acute right ventricular failure after pediatric cardiac transplant
Implementation of a management guideline aimed at minimizing the severity of primary graft dysfunction after lung transplant
Magnesium supplementation during cardiopulmonary bypass to prevent junctional ectopic tachycardia after pediatric cardiac surgery
Cardiopulmonary bypass flow rate
Prevention of ischemia/reperfusion-induced pulmonary dysfunction after cardiopulmonary bypass with terminal leukocyte-depleted lung reperfusion
Effects of novel synthetic serine protease inhibitors on postoperative blood loss, coagulation parameters, and vascular relaxation after cardiac surgery
The role of mitochondrial DNA alterations in esophageal squamous cell carcinomas
Transcatheter valve insertion in a model of enlarged right ventricular outflow tracts
Impairment of human cell–based vasculogenesis in rats by hypercholesterolemia-induced endothelial dysfunction and rescue with l-arginine supplementation
Rapid progression of Barrett's esophagus into adenocarcinoma in a combined lung and kidney transplant recipient
Nonobstructive ectopic accessory mitral valve tissue in association with left ventricular apical aneurysm
Hybrid occlusion of a paravalvular leak with an Amplatzer Septal Occluder after mechanical aortic and mitral valve replacement
Complete lung parenchyma–sparing resection of the right main stem bronchus and bronchus intermedius
Use of unidirectional endobronchial valves for the treatment of giant emphysematous bulla
Right ventricular outflow tract reconstruction using a valved femoral vein homograft
Radial artery versus saphenous vein graft patency
Cost of thoracic endovascular aortic repair versus open repair and implications for the US health care system
Minimal extracorporeal circulation is a promising alternative for off-pump revascularization in adults
Reply to the Editor
Lung ventilation/perfusion may reduce pulmonary injury during cardiopulmonary bypass
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Pulmonary autograft for mitral valve replacement
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Optimal surgical approach for repair of aortopulmonary window with aortic origin of the right pulmonary artery
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Saphenous vein harvest with the Mayo extraluminal dissector
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Meetings and Courses
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery
The Western Thoracic Surgical Association
The Western Thoracic Surgical Association
The American Board of Thoracic Surgery
The American Board of Thoracic Surgery