Off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
Robotic pulmonary lobectomy—The future and probably should remain so
The Society of Thoracic Surgeons National Adult Cardiac Database
Data entry and data accuracy
Long-term results of the Heller–Dor operation with intraoperative manometry for the treatment of esophageal achalasia
General thoracic surgery is safe in patients taking clopidogrel (Plavix)
Should asymptomatic enlarged thymus glands be resected?
Analysis of clamping versus cutting of T3 sympathetic nerve for severe palmar hyperhidrosis
Branched vascular network architecture
Tumor angiogenesis in predicting the survival of patients with stage I lung cancer
Superior nationwide outcomes of endovascular versus open repair for isolated descending thoracic aortic aneurysm in 11,669 patients
Cardiac catheterization within 24 hours of valve surgery is significantly associated with acute renal failure
Perioperative statin therapy reduces mortality in normolipidemic patients undergoing cardiac surgery
Identifying patients at particular risk of injury during repeat sternotomy
Prophylactic ventral cardiac denervation
Off-pump bilateral internal thoracic artery grafting in patients with left main disease
Prevalence and clinical significance of acquired left coronary artery fistulas after surgical myectomy in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Influence of the On-X mechanical prosthesis on intermediate-term major thromboembolism and hemorrhage
Persistent risk of subsequent procedures and mortality in patients after interrupted aortic arch repair
In situ pericardial extracardiac lateral tunnel Fontan operation
Precise evaluation of bilateral pulmonary artery banding for initial palliation in high-risk hypoplastic left heart syndrome
Determinants of outcome after surgical treatment of pulmonary atresia with ventricular septal defect and major aortopulmonary collateral arteries
Repair of major congenital cardiac defects in low-birth-weight infants
Leaflet suspension to the contralateral annulus to address restriction or tethering-induced mitral and tricuspid regurgitation in children: results of a case-control study
Thromboelastometrically guided transfusion protocol during aortic surgery with circulatory arrest
Infections occurring during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation use in adult patients
Major complications during negative pressure wound therapy in poststernotomy mediastinitis after cardiac surgery
Coil spring fiducial markers placed safely using navigation bronchoscopy in inoperable patients allows accurate delivery of CyberKnife stereotactic radiosurgery
Effects of selective cyclooxygenase-2 and nonselective cyclooxygenase inhibition on ischemic myocardium
Diazoxide maintenance of myocyte volume and contractility during stress
Myocardial infarction in rats causes partial impairment in insulin response associated with reduced fatty acid oxidation and mitochondrial gene expression
Preliminary results of anatomic lung resection using energy-based tissue and vessel coagulative fusion technology
Spliced stromal cell-derived factor-1α analog stimulates endothelial progenitor cell migration and improves cardiac function in a dose-dependent manner after myocardial infarction
Improved left ventricular unloading and circulatory support with synchronized pulsatile left ventricular assistance compared with continuous-flow left ventricular assistance in an acute porcine left ventricular failure model
Pericardial, pleural, and diaphragmatic endometriosis
Valve-sparing procedure and Lecompte maneuver in patients with late aortic regurgitation and aortic aneurysm after the arterial switch operation
Translocation of a single coronary artery from the nonfacing sinus in the arterial switch operation
Radiolucent retractor for angiographic analysis during hybrid congenital cardiac procedures
Palliative role of percutaneous radiofrequency ablation for severe hemoptysis in an elderly patient with inoperable lung cancer
Reconstruction of a resected subclavian vein by transposition of the ipsilateral internal jugular vein
Relation between hemodynamic behavior and occurrence of early stenotic failure of bioprostheses
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Anticoagulation after bioprosthetic aortic valve replacement
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Surgical versus endovascular treatment for type B aortic dissections
Decision making in ischemic cardiomyopathy
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Thyroid storm after coronary artery bypass grafting
Salvage surgery for advanced non–small cell lung cancer after response to gefitinib
Aortic dissection and rupture in adolescents after tetralogy of Fallot repair
Simple preoperative management for cold agglutinins before cardiac surgery
Concomitant mitral valve replacement and re-re-repair of severe pectus deformity correction in a patient with Marfan syndrome
A rare case of vascular ring
Disseminated primary coccidioidomycosis of the chest wall
Williams–Beuren syndrome
Aortic dissection caused by aortitis associated with hepatitis C virus–related cryoglobulinemia
Mitroflow pericardial aortic bioprosthesis in patients younger than 60 years