Progress and changes
Editorial Staff
Historical perspectives of The American Association for Thoracic Surgery: Evarts A. Graham (1883–1957)
Initial consecutive experience of completely portal robotic pulmonary resection with 4 arms
Prevalence, outcomes, and a risk–benefit analysis of diaphragmatic hernia admissions: An examination of the National Inpatient Sample database
Ambulatory veno-venous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: Innovation and pitfalls
Compensation of pulmonary function after upper lobectomy versus lower lobectomy
Clinical and hemodynamic outcomes of “all-comers” undergoing transapical aortic valve implantation: Results from the Italian Registry of Trans-Apical Aortic Valve Implantation (I-TA)
Aortic valve surgery: Marked increases in volume and significant decreases in mechanical valve use—an analysis of 41,227 patients over 5 years from the Society for Cardiothoracic Surgery in Great Britain and Ireland National database
Pulmonary hypertension predicts adverse cardiac events after restrictive mitral annuloplasty for severe functional mitral regurgitation
Late improvement in graft patency after coronary artery bypass grafting: Serial assessment with multidetector computed tomography in the early and late postoperative settings
Prognostic implications of pulmonary hypertension in patients with severe aortic stenosis
Branch-first aortic arch replacement with no circulatory arrest or deep hypothermia
Changing trends in emergency coronary bypass surgery
Surgical treatment of intracardiac leiomyomatosis
The effect of internal thoracic artery grafts on long-term clinical outcomes after coronary bypass surgery
Impact of early surgery in the active phase on long-term outcomes in left-sided native valve infective endocarditis
Early and midterm results of totally endoscopic coronary artery bypass grafting on the beating heart
Totally thoracoscopic repair of ventricular septal defect: A short-term clinical observation on safety and feasibility
New approach to interstage care for palliated high-risk patients with congenital heart disease
Modified versus conventional ultrafiltration in pediatric cardiac surgery: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials comparing clinical outcome parameters
Repair of anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery in infants and children
Minimizing intraoperative hemodilution by use of a very low priming volume cardiopulmonary bypass in neonates with transposition of the great arteries
Impact of prior hospital mortality versus surgical volume on mortality following surgery for congenital heart disease
Pretreatment strategy with adenosine A2A receptor agonist attenuates reperfusion injury in a preclinical porcine lung transplantation model
Increased macrophage infiltration and neovascularization in congenital bicuspid aortic valve stenosis
Serum levels of neuron-specific ubiquitin carboxyl-terminal esterase-L1 predict brain injury in a canine model of hypothermic circulatory arrest
Intramyocardial bone marrow stem cell transplantation during coronary artery bypass surgery: A meta-analysis
Evaluation of new Forcefield technology: Reducing platelet adhesion and cell coverage of pyrolytic carbon surfaces
Ischemic postconditioning promotes left ventricular functional recovery after cardioplegic arrest in an in vivo piglet model of global ischemia reperfusion injury on cardiopulmonary bypass
Technique for aortic valve annuloplasty using an intra-annular “hemispherical” frame
Aneurysmal right coronary with fistula to the coronary sinus combined with severe stenosis of the left anterior descending artery: A snake on the heart
Large left ventricular aneurysm
Videothoracoscopic repair of pectus excavatum with sternal transection for adult patients with nonelastic deformity
Awake single-access (uniportal) video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery for spontaneous pneumothorax
Totally endoscopic mobilization of a patent left internal thoracic artery graft from the sternum through the left hemithorax in redo coronary artery surgery: A new approach
Secure anastomosis for damaged aortic root reconstruction: Graft insertion technique
How to choose the best available homograft to reconstruct the right ventricular outflow tract
Peroxisome proliferator γ coactivator 1 and mitochondrial function in hibernating myocardium
Reply to the Editor
Management of acute esophageal necrosis
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