Historical perspectives of The American Association for Thoracic Surgery: John L. Ochsner, MD (1927-)
Mechanical circulatory assist device development at the Texas Heart Institute: A personal perspective
The 1,000th VAD, the great rivalry, and the grand experiment of the Texas Medical Center
Thoracic aortic endografting facilitates the resection of tumors infiltrating the aorta
Surgical treatment of bicuspid aortic valve disease: Knowledge gaps and research perspectives
Early and 1-year outcomes of aortic root surgery in patients with Marfan syndrome: A prospective, multicenter, comparative study
Discussion
Valve-sparing aortic root replacement and remodeling with complex aortic valve reconstruction in children and young adults with moderate or severe aortic regurgitation
Discussion
Hybrid versus Norwood procedure for hypoplastic left heart syndrome: Contemporary series from a single center
Outcomes of slide tracheoplasty in 101 children: A 17-year single-center experience
Discussion
Risk factors for prolonged length of stay after the stage 2 procedure in the single-ventricle reconstruction trial
Is the liberal use of preoperative 3-dimensional imaging and presternotomy femoral cutdown beneficial in reoperative adult congenital heart surgery?
Prognostic analysis of salvage esophagectomy after definitive chemoradiotherapy for esophageal squamous cell carcinoma: The importance of lymphadenectomy
Salvage esophagectomy: “We made too many wrong mistakes”
Use of virtual assisted lung mapping (VAL-MAP), a bronchoscopic multispot dye-marking technique using virtual images, for precise navigation of thoracoscopic sublobar lung resection
Role of lymphatic invasion in the prognosis of patients with clinical node-negative and pathologic node-positive lung adenocarcinoma
Endobronchial therapy with a thulium fiber laser (1940 nm)
Myectomy and mitral repair through the left atrium in hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy: The preferred approach for contemporary surgical candidates?
Surgery for infective endocarditis complicated by cerebral embolism: A consecutive series of 375 patients
Discussion
Dynamic characterization of aortic annulus geometry and morphology with multimodality imaging: Predictive value for aortic regurgitation after transcatheter aortic valve replacement
Trends in repair of intact and ruptured descending thoracic aortic aneurysms in the United States: A population-based analysis
Early patency rate and fate of reattached intercostal arteries after repair of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms
Risk scores for predicting mortality after surgical ventricular reconstruction for ischemic cardiomyopathy: Results of a Japanese multicenter study
Prediction of acute kidney injury within 30 days of cardiac surgery
Long-term results of the Medtronic Mosaic porcine bioprosthesis in the aortic position
Hemodynamic performance and outcome of percutaneous versus surgical stentless bioprostheses for aortic stenosis with anticipated patient–prosthesis mismatch
Is commissural closure associated with mitral annuloplasty a durable technique for the treatment of mitral regurgitation? A long-term (≤15 years) clinical and echocardiographic study
Valve replacement surgery for older individuals with preoperative atrial fibrillation: The effect of prosthetic valve choice and surgical ablation
Use of argatroban: Experiences in continuous renal replacement therapy in critically ill patients after cardiac surgery
Weight-based versus set dosing of vancomycin for coronary artery bypass grafting or aortic valve surgery
Penicillin skin testing in cardiac surgery
Clinical results of microfluidic antibody-independent peripheral blood circulating tumor cell capture for the diagnosis of lung cancer
Aprotinin, but not ε-aminocaproic acid and tranexamic acid, exerts neuroprotection against excitotoxic injury in an in vitro neuronal cell culture model
BRCA1 shields vascular smooth muscle cells from oxidative stress
Role of myocardial hypertrophy on acute and chronic right ventricular performance in relation to chronic volume overload in a porcine model: Relevance for the surgical management of tetralogy of Fallot
Continuous flow left ventricular assist device technology has influenced wait times and affected donor allocation in cardiac transplantation
Preoperative risk factors predict survival following cardiac retransplantation: Analysis of the United Network for Organ Sharing database
A “leaking” aorta
HVAD continuous flow assist device for ischemic ventricular septal rupture
Bilateral pulmonary artery banding with ligation clips: A novel technique resistant to residual stenosis
Reconstruction of the sternal manubrium
Novel repair of a defect in the cervical trachea with a thymus pedicle flap
High Agatston aortic valve calcium score predicts transcatheter paravalvular aortic regurgitation
Is it possible to expand a porcelain ring without breaking?
Reply to the Editor
Which subgroup of mitral valve replacement should be compared with mitral valve repair in concomitant aortic and mitral valve surgery?
Reply to the Editor
Conversion from percutaneous venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation access to a peripheral arterial cannulation: Is it safe?
Reply to the Editor
Reply to “Is the cause of death in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy low pressure gradient in left ventricular outflow?”
Should pulmonary lobectomy be replaced by sublobar resection in patients with stage I non–small cell lung cancer?
Relative amplitude index: A new tool for hemodynamic evaluation of periprosthetic regurgitation after transcatheter valve implantation
Reply to the Editor
Simple interrupted suturing for aortic valve replacement in a small aortic annulus
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Rupture of a coronary artery aneurysm in Kawasaki disease: A rare case and review of the literature for the past 15 years
Concomitant phrenic nerve pacing and lobectomy in a patient with quadriplegia
Left ventricular assist device thrombosis presenting as an acute coronary syndrome
Percutaneous pulmonary valve implantation after Ross-Konno aortoventriculoplasty: A cautionary word
An alternate approach to valve replacement in patients with mitral stenosis and severely calcified annulus
New 15-mL ventricular assist device in children with restrictive physiology of the left ventricle
Avoidance of completion pneumonectomy by sparing the right middle lobe
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation as a bridge to surgery for ischemic papillary muscle rupture