Cardiovascular surgery and organ damage: Time to reconsider the role of hemolysis
Standards for relations of cardiothoracic surgical organizations with industry
Historical perspectives of The American Association for Thoracic Surgery: Richard H. Sweet (1901–1962)
Cardiothoracic surgery and the National Institutes of Health and National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation of clinical stage I non–small cell lung cancer
Near-infrared fluorescence imaging of thoracic duct anatomy and function in open surgery and video-assisted thoracic surgery
Esophageal stents for anastomotic leaks and perforations
Pretransplant gastroesophageal reflux compromises early outcomes after lung transplantation
Intraoperative direct measurement of left ventricular outflow tract gradients to guide surgical myectomy for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Comparative outcomes in cardiogenic shock patients managed with Impella microaxial pump or extracorporeal life support
Endovascular fenestration in aortic dissection with acute malperfusion syndrome: Immediate and late follow-up
Left ventricular pacing lead insertion via the coronary sinus cardioplegia cannula: A novel method for temporary biventricular pacing during reoperative cardiac surgery
Results of mitral valve repair for Barlow disease (bileaflet prolapse) via right minithoracotomy versus conventional median sternotomy: A randomized trial
Transapical aortic valve implantation after previous mitral valve surgery
Effects of C5 complement inhibitor pexelizumab on outcome in high-risk coronary artery bypass grafting: Combined results from the PRIMO-CABG I and II trials
Redo aortic valve surgery: Influence of prosthetic valve endocarditis on outcomes
Early systemic-to-pulmonary artery shunt intervention in neonates with congenital heart disease
Transthoracic occlusion for secundum atrial septal defects unsuitable for transcatheter occlusion approach
Diagnostic accuracy of dual-source multislice computed tomographic analysis for the preoperative detection of coronary artery anomalies in 100 patients with tetralogy of Fallot
The lower limit of the pulmonary artery index for the extracardiac Fontan circulation
Health-related quality of life in patients with congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries
Older children at the time of the Norwood operation have ongoing mortality vulnerability that continues after cavopulmonary connection
Effect of remote ischemic preconditioning on renal dysfunction after complex valvular heart surgery: A randomized controlled trial
Effect of preoperative non–dialysis-dependent renal dysfunction on isolated aortic and mitral valve surgery: A propensity score analysis
Long-term monitoring after surgical ablation for atrial fibrillation: How much is enough?
Hypoglycemia with intensive insulin therapy after cardiac surgery: Predisposing factors and association with mortality
The influence of bypass temperature on the systemic inflammatory response and organ injury after pediatric open surgery: A randomized trial
Safety and efficacy of pericardial endoscopy by percutaneous subxyphoid approach in swine heart in vivo
Extracellular matrix metalloproteinase inducer (CD147) and membrane type 1-matrix metalloproteinase are expressed on tissue macrophages in calcific aortic stenosis and induce transmigration in an artificial valve model
Cardioscopy-guided surgery: Intracardiac mitral and tricuspid valve repair under direct visualization in the beating heart
Quantification of thermal spread and burst pressure after endoscopic vessel harvesting: A comparison of 2 commercially available devices
Nonsurround, nonuniform, biventricular-capable direct cardiac compression provides Frank-Starling recruitment independent of left ventricular septal damage
Calcified thymoma: An egg in the chest
A rare case of left coronary sinus Valsalva aneurysm in a woman
Late erosion of an Amplatzer septal occluder device 6 years after placement
Continued controversy regarding adverse events after Amplatzer septal device closure: Mass hysteria or tip of the iceberg?
A technique for implanting outflow cannulas for Berlin Heart EXCOR ventricular assist device in small pediatric patients
Anomalous left coronary artery arising from the pulmonary artery in hypoplastic left hearts: Case series and review of literature
Percutaneous mitral valve repair as a bail-out strategy for patients with severe mitral regurgitation after cardiac surgery
Perventricular device closure of post-myocardial infarction ventricular septal defect on the beating heart
Potent neuroprotection induced by remote preconditioning in a rat model of neonatal cerebral hypoxic–ischemic injury
Methods, outcomes, and relationships
Methods, outcomes, and relationships
Methods, outcomes, and relationships
Cardiac xenotransplantation technology provides materials for improved bioprosthetic heart valves
Cardiac xenotransplantation technology provides materials for improved bioprosthetic heart valves
Continuous tracheal intubation in patients with myasthenia gravis after thymectomy to prevent tracheal incision for myasthenic crisis
Continuous tracheal intubation in patients with myasthenia gravis after thymectomy to prevent tracheal incision for myasthenic crisis
The Gordian knot of revascularization for multivessel coronary artery disease
The Gordian knot of revascularization for multivessel coronary artery disease
Simulating video-assisted thoracoscopic lung resection using a virtual 3-dimensional pulmonary model on a personal computer
Extended durability of noncryopreserved aortic allografts
AATS Online Award Applications
2011 Heart Valve Summit: Medical, Surgical, and Interventional Decision Making
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WTSA 37th Annual Meeting
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Assessment of long-term anticoagulation in patients with a continuous-flow left-ventricular assist device: A pilot study
An unusual case of chyloptysis