Replacement of the descending thoracic aorta
Ten-year experience with off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
Outcomes of reoperative aortic valve replacement after previous sternotomy
Association of hospital coronary artery bypass volume with processes of care, mortality, morbidity, and the Society of Thoracic Surgeons composite quality score
Decision support in surgical management of ischemic cardiomyopathy
The Graft Imaging to Improve Patency (GRIIP) clinical trial results
Early and late outcomes of 517 consecutive adult patients treated with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for refractory postcardiotomy cardiogenic shock
Is the “sterile cockpit” concept applicable to cardiovascular surgery critical intervals or critical events? The impact of protocol-driven communication during cardiopulmonary bypass
Concomitant surgery for renal neoplasm with pulmonary tumor embolism
Video-assisted minimally invasive surgery for lone atrial fibrillation
Midterm outcomes of myocardial revascularization in children
Performance of the CryoValve ∗ SG human decellularized pulmonary valve in 342 patients relative to the conventional CryoValve at a mean follow-up of four years
Outcome of coronary artery bypass grafting performed in young children
Management and long-term outcome of neonatal Ebstein anomaly
Outcome of the Norwood operation in patients with hypoplastic left heart syndrome
Thoracoscopic lobectomy is associated with lower morbidity than open lobectomy
Minimally invasive repair of pectus excavatum
Predictors of survival in patients with persistent nodal metastases after preoperative chemotherapy for esophageal cancer
Outcomes after a decade of laparoscopic giant paraesophageal hernia repair
Long-term cardiopulmonary function after thoracic sympathectomy
Management of severe pediatric subglottic stenosis with glottic involvement
The papillary muscle sling for ischemic mitral regurgitation
Midterm results of transapical aortic valve replacement via real-time magnetic resonance imaging guidance
Late-term results of tissue-engineered vascular grafts in humans
Both epithelial cells and mesenchymal stem cell–derived chondrocytes contribute to the survival of tissue-engineered airway transplants in pigs
Vagal denervation and reinnervation after ablation of ganglionated plexi
Efficacy of a cooled bipolar epicardial radiofrequency ablation probe for creating transmural myocardial lesions
Impaired angiogenic potency of bone marrow cells from patients with advanced age, anemia, and renal failure
Thoratec implantable ventricular assist device
Adenosine A2A receptor activation on CD4+ T lymphocytes and neutrophils attenuates lung ischemia–reperfusion injury
Common genetic variants on chromosome 9p21 predict perioperative myocardial injury after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
Ibuprofen for neuroprotection after cerebral ischemia
Silicone Y stent placement at secondary left carina for malignant central airway obstruction
Synthetic biodegradable hydrogel (PleuraSeal) sealant for sealing of lung tissue after thoracoscopic resection
The application of nitinol thermoreactive Flexigrips for late post–cardiac surgery sternal instability
A novel solution for repeated migration of an implantable cardiac defibrillator
Heart transplantation in situs inversus totalis
Techniques of inserting peritoneal dialysis catheters in neonates and infants undergoing open heart surgery
Minimally invasive ablation of a migrating focus of inappropriate sinus tachycardia
Left atrioesophageal fistula following catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation
EDEMA DOES MATTER
EDEMA DOES MATTER
WHAT IS THE REAL RISK OF STENT-GRAFT INFECTION IN THE TREATMENT OF AORTOBRONCHIAL FISTULAS?
WHAT IS THE REAL RISK OF STENT-GRAFT INFECTION IN THE TREATMENT OF AORTOBRONCHIAL FISTULAS?
A COMPLEMENTARY TECHNIQUE TO CARBON DIOXIDE DE-AIRING IN OPEN CARDIAC OPERATIONS?
A COMPLEMENTARY TECHNIQUE TO CARBON DIOXIDE DE-AIRING IN OPEN CARDIAC OPERATIONS?
Highlights from Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics 2009
MEETINGS AND COURSES
AATS 90th Annual Meeting
Aortic Symposium 2010
AATS Meetings and Sponsored Events
2010 Summer Intern Scholarship Applications Now Available
AATS Online Award Applications Now Available at www.aats.org
Applications for Membership
WTSA 36th Annual Meeting
Notices
Requirements for Maintenance of Certification
JCTSE Board of Directors 2010 Announcement
Thymic carcinoma associated with Sjögren's syndrome and syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone
Accessory left atrial chordae
Acute torsion of the left lower lobe caused by chronic traumatic hernia of the diaphragm
Heparin-induced thrombosis without thrombocytopenia
A rare coronary artery anomaly
Covert presentation of strangulated hiatus hernias after cardiac surgery
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation via sternotomy for circulatory shock
Coexistence of catamenial pneumothorax and catamenial hemoptysis in a patient with pulmonary hemangiomatosis-like foci
Gunshot wound of the main pulmonary artery
Mitral-aortic intervalvular fibrosa pseudoaneurysm resulting in the displacement of the left main coronary artery after aortic valve replacement
Independent lung ventilation in the postoperative management of large bronchopleural fistula
Solitary fibrous mediastinal tumor with coronary vascular supply
A word of caution