Historical perspectives of The American Association for Thoracic Surgery: James Lewis Cox (1942-)
Memorial for Michael Davidson, MD
Prosthetic valves and the unending quest for the holy grail
The butterfly takes flight
Pulmonary venous obstruction in the single ventricle patient: Possible causes, possible solutions
Failure-to-rescue: An evolving quality metric
Survival is higher after repeat lung metastasectomy than after a first metastasectomy: Too good to be true?
Does preoperative carotid stenosis screening reduce perioperative stroke in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting?
We should be one!
National trends in utilization and in-hospital outcomes of mechanical versus bioprosthetic aortic valve replacements
Surgical treatment of paravalvular leak: Long-term results in a single-center experience (up to 14 years)
Paravalvular leak, the Achilles' heel of valve replacement: Will transcatheter techniques be the answer?
A self-adaptive triple-branched stent graft for arch repair during open type A dissection surgery
Breaking dogma: Fire, brimstone, and aortic arch surgery
The elephant trunk is freezing: The Hannover experience
Conventional versus frozen elephant trunk for complex aortic arch pathology: What should we be doing now?
Early and follow-up results of butterfly resection of prolapsed posterior leaflet in 76 consecutive patients
Cutting corners
Impact of prior intracoronary stenting on late outcomes of coronary artery bypass surgery in diabetics with triple-vessel disease
I know what the studies say, but what should I do for my patient?
Implication of right ventricular dysfunction on long-term outcome in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting with or without surgical ventricular reconstruction
To a man with a hammer, the world is a nail
Incidence and risk factors of postpericardiotomy syndrome requiring medical attention: The Finland postpericardiotomy syndrome study
Pertinent postpericardiotomy syndrome specifics
Anatomical risk factors, surgical treatment, and clinical outcomes of left-sided pulmonary vein obstruction in single-ventricle patients
Ventricular kinetic energy may provide a novel noninvasive way to assess ventricular performance in patients with repaired tetralogy of Fallot
Ventricular function in tetralogy of Fallot: A waste of energy
Aortic root translocation (Nikaidoh procedure): Intermediate follow-up and impact of conduit type
TGA/VSD/LVOTO: Evolution of surgical therapy
Preserving the pulmonary valve during early repair of tetralogy of Fallot: Anatomic substrates and surgical strategies
The ongoing quest for an ideal surgical repair for tetralogy of Fallot: Focus on the pulmonary valve
Failure to rescue and pulmonary resection for lung cancer
Discussion
Updated patterns of failure after multimodality therapy for malignant pleural mesothelioma
Fifteen years in the evaluation of extrapleural pneumonectomy: Lessons to be learned
Why are patients being readmitted after surgery for esophageal cancer?
Discussion
Now that reimbursement for readmission to the hospital is threatened, we are finally focused on readmissions after esophagectomy
Diagnostic yield and postoperative mortality associated with surgical lung biopsy for evaluation of interstitial lung diseases: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Considering what we know, diagnostic yield and postoperative mortality associated with surgical lung biopsy for evaluation of interstitial lung diseases are good … we think …
Characterization of microRNA transcriptome in tumor, adjacent, and normal tissues of lung squamous cell carcinoma
What makes lung cancer invade?
Paclitaxel-loaded expansile nanoparticles enhance chemotherapeutic drug delivery in mesothelioma 3-dimensional multicellular spheroids
Discussion
Into another dimension: Assessing novel therapeutics in a more lifelike microenvironment
Feasibility of smaller arterial cannulas in venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
Too much of a good thing? Reducing cannula size and flow rates during extracorporeal life support
Elevated endothelin-1 level is a risk factor for nonocclusive mesenteric ischemia
Perioperative endothelin-1 levels: Searching for the hidden fingerprint of nonocclusive mesenteric ischemia
The early dynamic behavior of lactate is linked to mortality in postcardiotomy patients with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support: A retrospective observational study
Temporary mechanical circulatory support for postcardiotomy shock: Don't come late to the party
Valved-conduit-on-valve implantation for physiologic total chordal preservation in rheumatic mitral valvulopathy
Getting beyond the “bar of death” in complex rheumatic mitral valve surgery
Fluorescence-guided placement of an endoaortic balloon occlusion device for totally endoscopic robotic mitral valve repair
“Glow in the dark” intraoperative imaging: Expanding the capabilities of robotic technology
CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY OUTCOMES OF PATIENTS WITH HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS INFECTION: NEW DATA IN THE ERA OF COMBINATION ANTIRETROVIRAL THERAPY
CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY OUTCOMES OF PATIENTS WITH HIV: NEW DATA IN THE ERA OF COMBINATION ANTIRETROVIRAL THERAPY
THE CASE FOR MULTIPLE ARTERIAL CORONARY ARTERY BYPASS GRAFT: NO LONGER A LEAP OF FAITH
THE ROSS PROCEDURE: UNDERUSE OR UNDER-COMPREHENSION?
TREATMENT OF HEMOLYSIS WITH INTRAVENOUS UNFRACTIONATED HEPARIN USING AN ANTIFACTOR XA-BASED MONITORING PROTOCOL
FIBRINOGEN CONCENTRATE AS FIRST-LINE THERAPY IN CHILDREN UNDERGOING CARDIAC SURGERY: PROMISING PERSPECTIVES
CLOSING THE STABLE DOOR BEFORE THE HORSE LEAVES
COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY OR CHEST RADIOGRAPH SURVEILLANCE FOLLOWING STAGE I NON–SMALL CELL LUNG CANCER RESECTION?
MALIGNANT PERICARDIAL EFFUSION: DIFFERENT THERAPEUTIC PERSPECTIVES
Notice of Correction
Notice of Correction
AATS 95th Annual Meeting
Heart Valve Summit: Medical, Surgical, & Interventional Decision Making
Focus on Thoracic Surgery: Technical Challenges and Complications
In Its 41st Year, the AATS Graham Foundation Announces New Specialty Programs
WTSA 41st Annual Meeting
Applications for Membership
ABTS Announcement
ABTS Requirements for the 10-Year Milestone for Maintenance of Certification
Thoracic Surgery Foundation for Research and Education Research Grants
SCAI/AATS/ACC/STS operator and institutional requirements for transcatheter valve repair and replacement, part III: Pulmonic valve
A new complication of transesophageal echocardiography: Pulmonary embolization of a right atrial myxoma
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot