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The aortic valve–sparing operation
Single-center experience with treatment of cardiogenic shock in children by pediatric ventricular assist devices
Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension in pediatric patients
Intraoperative device closure of atrial septal defects with inferior vena cava rim deficiency: A safe alternative to surgical repair
Increased postoperative and respiratory complications in patients with congenital heart disease associated with heterotaxy
A simplified categorization for common arterial trunk
The Contegra bovine jugular vein graft versus the Shelhigh pulmonic porcine graft for reconstruction of the right ventricular outflow tract: A comparative study
Randomized trial of mediastinal lymph node sampling versus complete lymphadenectomy during pulmonary resection in the patient with N0 or N1 (less than hilar) non–small cell carcinoma: Results of the American College of Surgery Oncology Group Z0030 Trial
Discussion
Less is more… (more or less…)
Comparison of robotic and nonrobotic thoracoscopic thymectomy: A cohort study
Discussion
Anatomic thoracoscopic pulmonary segmentectomy under 3-dimensional multidetector computed tomography simulation: A report of 52 consecutive cases
Small-bore wire-guided chest drains: Safety, tolerability, and effectiveness in pneumothorax, malignant effusions, and pleural empyema
Can lung cancer screening by computed tomography be effective in areas with endemic histoplasmosis?
Comparison of surgical techniques for early-stage thymoma: Feasibility of minimally invasive thymectomy and comparison with open resection
Discussion
Surgical management and outcome of patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension: Results from an international prospective registry
Discussion
Transcatheter transapical mitral valve-in-valve implantations for a failed bioprosthesis: A case series
Discussion
Changes in left ventricular twist after mitral valve repair
Short-term and long-term results of cardiac surgery in elderly and very elderly patients
Mitral ring annuloplasty relieves tension of the secondary but not primary chordae tendineae in the anterior mitral leaflet
Treatment of fusiform ascending aortic aneurysms: A comparative study with 2 options
Altered right ventricular papillary muscle position and orientation in patients with a dilated left ventricle
The impact of sequential versus single anastomoses on flow characteristics and mid-term patency of saphenous vein grafts in coronary bypass grafting
Cold blood spinoplegia under motor-evoked potential monitoring during thoracic aortic surgery
Protecting the aged heart during cardiac surgery: The potential benefits of del Nido cardioplegia
Occult renal dysfunction: a mortality and morbidity risk factor in coronary artery bypass grafting surgery
Internet-based assessment of postoperative neurocognitive function in cardiac and thoracic aortic surgery patients
Thromboresistant surfaces with low-dose anticoagulation alleviate clopidogrel-related complications in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting
A novel combination of bioresorbable polymeric film and expanded polytetrafluoroethylene provides a protective barrier and reduces adhesions
Discussion
Perioperative moxifloxacin treatment in rats subjected to deep hypothermic circulatory arrest: Reduction in cerebral inflammation but without improvement in cognitive performance
Intravenous omega-3, a technique to prevent an excessive innate immune response to cardiac surgery in a rodent gut ischemia model
Methylation of the promoter of human leukocyte antigen class I in human esophageal squamous cell carcinoma and its histopathological characteristics
Noninvasive cerebral oxygenation may predict outcome in patients undergoing aortic arch surgery
Elective cardiac retransplantation: A viable option that can be repeated
Two decades of pediatric lung transplant in the United States: Have we improved?
Acute chest pain and tamponading left hemothorax: An unusual presentation of pulmonary arteriovenous malformation
Fetal surgical management of congenital heart block in a hydropic fetus: Lessons learned from a clinical experience
Norwood procedure using modified Blalock–Taussig shunt: Beware of the circle of Willis
Composite reconstruction with cryopreserved fascia lata, single mandibular titanium plate, and polyglactin mesh after redo surgery and radiation therapy for recurrent chest wall liposarcoma
The “thymopericardial fat flap”: A versatile flap in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
Covered stents for the treatment of life-threatening cervical esophageal anastomotic leaks
Impact of race on short-term outcomes of patients undergoing combined coronary artery bypass grafting and mitral valve repair
Alternative safer approach through the carotid artery for transcatheter aortic valve implantation
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Palliative arterial switch for transposition of the great arteries, ventricular septal defect, and pulmonary vascular obstructive disease
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Advantages of the continuous telescopic inversion technique do not overcome the disadvantages of the “turn-up” technique of aortic anastomosis
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Immortal person-time bias in observational studies in cardiac surgery
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Management of acute esophageal necrosis syndrome
Assessment by transesophageal echocardiography of left subclavian artery stenosis in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting