A cancer staging primer
Optimal flow rate for antegrade cerebral perfusion
The Ross–Yacoub procedure for aneurysmal autograft roots
Brain immaturity is associated with brain injury before and after neonatal cardiac surgery with high-flow bypass and cerebral oxygenation monitoring
Larger aortic reconstruction corresponds to diminished left pulmonary artery size in patients with single-ventricle physiology
Outcomes of the bidirectional Glenn procedure in patients less than 3 months of age
Lesion-specific outcomes in neonates undergoing congenital heart surgery are related predominantly to patient and management factors rather than institution or surgeon experience
Evaluation of mediastinal lymph nodes with endobronchial ultrasound
Nonoperative thoracic duct embolization for traumatic thoracic duct leak
Modulation of growth in human esophageal adenocarcinoma cells by group IIa secretory phospholipase A2
Sutureless pneumostasis using bioabsorbable mesh and glue during major lung resection for cancer
Bilobectomy for non–small cell lung cancer
Determination of the minimum number of lymph nodes to examine to maximize survival in patients with esophageal carcinoma
Preoperative very short-term, high-dose erythropoietin administration diminishes blood transfusion rate in off-pump coronary artery bypass
Is robotic mitral valve repair a reproducible approach?
Apical myectomy
Is conventional aortic arch surgery justifiable in octogenarians?
Selective endothelin-1 receptor type A inhibition in subjects undergoing cardiac surgery with preexisting left ventricular dysfunction
A novel approach to prevent spinal cord ischemia
Aortic valve reconstruction in myxomatous degeneration of aortic valves
Homograft aortic root replacement in native or prosthetic active infective endocarditis
Skeletonized internal thoracic artery harvesting reduces chest wall dysesthesia after coronary bypass surgery
Reduction in incidence of deep sternal wound infections
The use of spirometry testing prior to cardiac surgery may impact the Society of Thoracic Surgeons risk prediction score
Urinary proteomics before and after extracorporeal circulation in patients with and without acute kidney injury
A multicenter randomized controlled trial to assess the feasibility of testing modified ultrafiltration as a blood conservation technology in cardiac surgery
The successful application of simulation-based training in thoracic surgery residency
Radiofrequency ablation for Barrett's esophagus and low-grade dysplasia in combination with an antireflux procedure
Use of carotid–subclavian arterial bypass and thoracic endovascular aortic repair to minimize cerebral ischemia in total aortic arch reconstruction
In vivo monitoring of function of autologous engineered pulmonary valve
The novel synthetic serine protease inhibitor CU-2010 dose-dependently reduces postoperative blood loss and improves postischemic recovery after cardiac surgery in a canine model
A multicenter prospective randomized trial of a second-generation anastomotic device in coronary artery bypass surgery
Percutaneous pulmonary polyurethane valved stent implantation
A 20-year experience with urgent percutaneous cardiopulmonary bypass for salvage of potential survivors of refractory cardiovascular collapse
Prevention of lung ischemia–reperfusion injury by short hairpin RNA–mediated caspase-3 gene silencing
Should lung transplantation be performed for patients on mechanical respiratory support? The US experience
Video-assisted intercostal nerve cryoablation in managing intractable chest wall pain
The Sorin Freedom SOLO stentless aortic valve
Intraoperative recognition of an intracavitary left anterior descending coronary artery
Management of aortobronchial fistula developing 27 years after open aortic surgery by means of endovascular stent grafting
Bronchoscopic spray cryotherapy
Ventricular assist device implantation in neonates
Facilitated aortic root substitution after aortic valve replacement
Treatment of irradiated poststernotomy sternal nonunion with autologous stem cell–impregnated bone matrix and sternal plating
Treatment of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia after cardiac surgery
BLEEDING COMPLICATIONS AFTER OFF-PUMP CORONARY ARTERY BYPASS SURGERY
BLEEDING COMPLICATIONS AFTER OFF-PUMP CORONARY ARTERY BYPASS SURGERY
REGIONAL WALL MOTION ABNORMALITIES AND SCARRING IN SEVERE FUNCTIONAL ISCHEMIC MITRAL REGURGITATION
REGIONAL WALL MOTION ABNORMALITIES AND SCARRING IN SEVERE FUNCTIONAL ISCHEMIC MITRAL REGURGITATION
SAFETY OF AXILLARY ARTERY CANNULATION
SAFETY OF AXILLARY ARTERY CANNULATION
THEY ALSO SERVE WHO ONLY STAND AND WAIT
INTRA-ATRIAL REROUTING BY THE POSTERIOR LEFT ATRIAL WALL FLAP FOR TOTAL ANOMALOUS PULMONARY VENOUS RETURN DRAINAGE INTO THE CORONARY SINUS IN NEONATES
INTRA-ATRIAL REROUTING BY THE POSTERIOR LEFT ATRIAL WALL FLAP FOR TOTAL ANOMALOUS PULMONARY VENOUS RETURN DRAINAGE INTO THE CORONARY SINUS IN NEONATES
THE FUNDAMENTAL IMPORTANCE OF BASELINE COMPARISONS IN A CLINICAL TRIAL
THE FUNDAMENTAL IMPORTANCE OF BASELINE COMPARISONS IN A CLINICAL TRIAL
TECHNICAL OPTIONS FOR THE TREATMENT OF ANOMALOUS ORIGINS OF RIGHT OR LEFT CORONARY ARTERIES ASSOCIATED WITH AORTOPULMONARY WINDOWS
TECHNICAL OPTIONS FOR THE TREATMENT OF ANOMALOUS ORIGINS OF RIGHT OR LEFT CORONARY ARTERIES ASSOCIATED WITH AORTOPULMONARY WINDOWS
STATINS PREVENT ATRIAL FIBRILLATION AFTER CARDIAC SURGERY?
STATINS PREVENT ATRIAL FIBRILLATION AFTER CARDIAC SURGERY?
TREATMENT OF RECURRENT AORTIC PROSTHETIC DETACHMENT WITH MODIFIED BENTALL PROCEDURE
TREATMENT OF RECURRENT AORTIC PROSTHETIC DETACHMENT WITH MODIFIED BENTALL PROCEDURE
SILVER NITRATE
SILVER NITRATE
PNEUMONECTOMY AFTER INDUCTION RADIOCHEMOTHERAPY
PNEUMONECTOMY AFTER INDUCTION RADIOCHEMOTHERAPY
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Giant tracheocele
Late embolization to the aortic arch of an Amplatzer Device used to occlude a baffle leak
Successful implantation of a Berlin Heart ventricular assist device in ventricular heart failure 23 years after Senning operation
Ventricular septal defect repair in an infant with severe pulmonary hypertension and preoperatively diagnosed left ventricular noncompaction
A rare case of Klebsiella pneumoniae myocardial abscess
Sex reversal and hypoplastic left heart syndrome
Benign gastrobronchial fistula with adenocarcinoma of the right mainstem bronchus
Primary pulmonary meningioma
Angiosarcoma in the aortic arch presented as repeat strokes
Late development of a large intrahepatic fistula after “closure” of an atrial septal defect
Optimism derived from 7.5 years of continuous-flow circulatory support
Successful lung transplantation in an octogenarian
Intra-atrial embolus trapped in patent foramen ovale before systemic embolization
Lung transplantation for pulmonary alveolar microlithiasis
Prolonged use of right ventricular assist device for refractory graft failure following orthotopic heart transplantation
Huge aneurysms of the aortic sinuses of Valsalva with leaflet perforation in an infant