The surgical and interventional hybrid era
Beginning of percutaneous coronary interventions
Historical perspectives of The American Association for Thoracic Surgery
Primary sutureless repair for “simple” total anomalous pulmonary venous connection
Discussion
Concomitant stenting of the patent ductus arteriosus and radiofrequency valvotomy in pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum and intermediate right ventricle
Cavopulmonary pathway modification in patients with heterotaxy and newly diagnosed or persistent pulmonary arteriovenous malformations after a modified Fontan operation
Surgical management of complete atrioventricular septal defect
Totally thoracoscopic repair of atrial septal defect without robotic assistance
Multicenter analysis of high-resolution computed tomography and positron emission tomography/computed tomography findings to choose therapeutic strategies for clinical stage IA lung adenocarcinoma
Impact of neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy followed by surgical resection on node-negative T3 and T4 non–small cell lung cancer
Sternal dehiscence in patients with moderate and severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease undergoing cardiac surgery
Ten-year experience with the muscle split technique, bioabsorbable plates, and postoperative bracing for correction of pectus carinatum
Effectiveness of dabigatran etexilate for thromboprophylaxis of mechanical heart valves
Discussion
Open arch reconstruction in the endovascular era
Discussion
Impact of pulmonary hypertension on outcomes after aortic valve replacement for aortic valve stenosis
Discussion
Tricuspid annuloplasty prevents right ventricular dilatation and progression of tricuspid regurgitation in patients with tricuspid annular dilatation undergoing mitral valve repair
The Mosaic porcine bioprosthesis
St Jude Medical Epic porcine bioprosthesis
Up to 6-year follow-up after pulmonary vein isolation for persistent/permanent atrial fibrillation
Less invasive versus conventional double-valve surgery
Administration of recombinant activated factor VII in the intensive care unit after complex cardiovascular surgery
Discussion
Landiolol hydrochloride for prevention of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass grafting
Cardiopulmonary bypass in malignant hyperthermia susceptible patients
Changes in cysteinyl leukotrienes during and after cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass in patients with and without chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Interaction between neoplastic cells and cancer-associated fibroblasts through the CXCL12/CXCR4 axis
Discussion
Calcification of allograft and stentless xenograft valves for right ventricular outflow tract reconstruction
An artificial nanoemulsion carrying paclitaxel decreases the transplant heart vascular disease
Controlled hyperkalemic reperfusion with magnesium rescues ischemic juvenile hearts by reducing calcium loading
Apicoaortic conduit in a patient with severe aortic stenosis
High-resolution computed tomography with three-dimensional reconstruction for assessment of chronic pulmonary thromboembolic disease
Three-dimensional template-based planning for transapical aortic valve implantation
Anterior arch translocation for coarctation of circumflex aorta using median sternotomy without cardiopulmonary bypass
Successful thoracoscopic surgery for intractable pneumothorax after pneumonectomy under local and epidural anesthesia
Arterial switch operation in children with interrupted aortic arch
Rat model of cardiopulmonary bypass for deep hypothermic circulatory arrest
Impact of surgical ventricular restoration on stroke volume
Impact of surgical ventricular restoration on stroke volume
Ralph Lewis, MD
Gentle giant
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Congenital tracheal stenosis caused by a new tracheal ring malformation
Expanding cardiac pseudotumor
Tracheoesophageal fistula due to migration of a self-expanding esophageal stent successfully treated with a silicone “Y” tracheobronchial stent
Annulus-edge-papillary stitch to repair P2 of the mitral valve posterior leaflet
First experience with a paracorporeal artificial lung in a small child with pulmonary hypertension