Joint Council on Thoracic Surgical Education: An investment in our future
Midterm results with thoracic endovascular aortic repair for chronic type B aortic dissection with associated aneurysm
Minimally invasive aortic valve replacement in octogenarian, high-risk, transcatheter aortic valve implantation candidates
Predictive value of surgical scoring systems in determining operative risk for octogenarians undergoing aortic valve replacement
Impact of endoscopic versus open saphenous vein harvest technique on late coronary artery bypass grafting patient outcomes in the ROOBY (Randomized On/Off Bypass) Trial
Effects of different annuloplasty ring types on mitral leaflet tenting area during acute myocardial ischemia
Synchronized epiaortic two-dimensional and color Doppler echocardiographic guidance enables routine ascending aortic cannulation in type A acute aortic dissection
A randomized comparison of right ventricular function after on-pump versus off-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery
Intermediate-term results of a nonresectional dynamic repair technique in 662 patients with mitral valve prolapse and mitral regurgitation
Ablation surgery in patients with persistent atrial fibrillation: An 8-year clinical experience
Survival after pulmonary thromboendarterectomy: Effect of residual pulmonary hypertension
Use of a nonpledgeted suture technique is safe and efficient for aortic valve replacement
Eighteen-year follow-up demonstrates prolonged survival and enhanced quality of life for octogenarians after coronary artery bypass grafting
Stage II palliation of hypoplastic left heart syndrome without cardiopulmonary bypass
Effects of a localized high-flow anastomosis between the aorta and left lower lobe pulmonary artery on great vessel flow and pulmonary arterial reactivity in the contralateral lung
Tracheostomy after pediatric cardiac surgery: Frequency, indications, and outcomes
Outcomes of 1½- or 2-ventricle conversion for patients initially treated with single-ventricle palliation
Mechanisms underlying increased reactivity of pulmonary arteries contralateral to a localized high-flow anastomosis
Seasonality of hypoplastic left heart syndrome in the United States: A 10-year time–series analysis
Relationship between left ventricular mass, wall thickness, and survival after subaortic septal myectomy for hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy
Refractory cervical esophagogastric anastomotic strictures: Management and outcomes
Risk model of in-hospital mortality after pulmonary resection for cancer: A national database of the French Society of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery (Epithor)
Perioperative outcomes of thoracoscopic anatomic resections in patients with limited pulmonary reserve
Experimental absorbable stent permits airway remodeling
Metabolomics study of esophageal adenocarcinoma
Reflex testing of resected stage I through III lung adenocarcinomas for EGFR and KRAS mutation: Report on initial experience and clinical utility at a single center
Stenotic aortic valves have dysfunctional mechanisms of anti-inflammation: Implications for aortic stenosis
Transcutaneous aortic valve implantation using the axillary/subclavian access: Feasibility and early clinical outcomes
Induction of heart failure by minimally invasive aortic constriction in mice: Reduced peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor γ coactivator levels and mitochondrial dysfunction
Use of intermediate/small conductance calcium-activated potassium-channel activator for endothelial protection
Oral pretreatment with a green tea polyphenol for cardioprotection against ischemia–reperfusion injury in an isolated rat heart model
Eighteen-month outcome of pulmonary valve stent implantation by direct right ventricle puncture: An animal study
Immunosuppression-induced bronchial epithelial–mesenchymal transition: A potential contributor to obliterative bronchiolitis
Factors associated with in-hospital mortality in infants undergoing heart transplantation in the United States
Veno-venous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation with interatrial shunting: A novel approach to lung transplantation for patients in right ventricular failure
Superiority of moderate control of hyperglycemia to tight control in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting
Deep hypothermic circulatory arrest is not a risk factor for acute kidney injury in thoracic aortic surgery
The persistent problem of new-onset postoperative atrial fibrillation: A single-institution experience over two decades
Diagnostic accuracy of 64-slice multidetector computed tomography for selecting coronary artery bypass graft surgery candidates
Effects of prophylactic indomethacin treatment on postoperative pericardial effusion after aortic surgery
Intracavitary tumor spread of a metastatic testicular seminoma in the left atrium and ventricle
Coronary aneurysm with double right coronary artery and fistula
An option for intraoperative placement of an intra-aortic balloon pump in patients with occlusive peripheral vascular disease
The use of ventricular assist devices in pediatric patients with univentricular hearts
Pulmonary valve replacement in repaired tetralogy of Fallot by left thoracotomy avoid ascending aorta injury
Surgical pitfalls of excising an intramyocardial lipoma
A simplified technique of full-thickness transabdominal laparoscopic repair of Morgagni hernia
Transient clamp-induced mechanical block of pulmonary vein potentials
Thymoma-associated paraneoplastic encephalitis (TAPE): Diagnosis and treatment of a potentially fatal condition
Total correction of tetralogy of Fallot associated with rhabdomyoma in the right ventricle
Bioprosthetic durability assessment: Importance of complete data
Reply to the Editor
Reply to difference in outcome in the transection of the pulmonary artery and vein
To fenestrate or not to fenestrate
A risk factor for hyperlactatemia after surgical repair of secundum atrial septal defect in children: What is the problem?
Comment on editorial by Lapeyre and colleagues
Pseudoaneurysm of ascending aorta combined with aortic valve infective endocarditis after cardiac operations for congenital ventricular septal defect
Acute kidney injury after coronary artery bypass grafting: Does rhabdomyolysis play a role?
Reply to the Editor
Functional mitral stenosis after surgical annuloplasty for ischemic mitral regurgitation: Importance of subvalvular tethering in the mechanism and dynamic deterioration during exertion
Reply to the Editor
A self-introduced sharp metallic foreign body migrating transcutaneously to the interventricular septum, mistaken as an inhaled pin
Reply to the Editor
An idea for construction of a new modification of thoracic endograft for treatment of delayed paraplegia
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