Historical Perspectives of The American Association for Thoracic Surgery: Aldo Castañeda
Can we predict and modify length of stay after root and arch repair?
Aortic root surgery with circulatory arrest: Predictors of prolonged postoperative hospital stay
Useful information, but still more open questions than answers
Postoperative myocardial infarction in acute type A aortic dissection: A report from the International Registry of Acute Aortic Dissection
Postoperative myocardial infarction after acute type A dissection: Another day, another database?
Efficacy of a newly modified technique for distal limited open stenting in octogenarians with aortic arch aneurysm
Why compromise with an elderly patient?
Regulation of membrane type-1 matrix metalloproteinase activity and intracellular localization in clinical thoracic aortic aneurysms
The matrix reloaded: Which pill to take to attenuate thoracic aortic aneurysm development?
Early hemodynamics and clinical outcomes of isolated aortic valve replacement with stentless or transcatheter valve in intermediate-risk patients
A stentless strategy for the small annulus
Midterm, multicenter clinical and hemodynamic results for the Trifecta aortic pericardial valve
The show must go on
Does a similar procedure result in similar survival for women and men undergoing isolated coronary artery bypass grafting?
Are men from Mars and women from Venus?
Magnetic resonance imaging assessment of cardiac function in a swine model of hibernating myocardium 3 months following bypass surgery
Not all that hibernates necessarily wakes up
Tissue engineering of the heart: An evolving paradigm
Cardiomyocyte psychology
The impact of a multidisciplinary blood conservation protocol on patient outcomes and cost after cardiac surgery
Who needs blood? The flip side of blood conservation
The impact of red blood cell storage duration on tissue oxygenation in cardiac surgery
Did near-infrared spectroscopy leave us in the dark?
Impact of cardiac arrest resuscitated donors on heart transplant recipients' outcome
Expanding the pool of cardiac donors: Is it really possible after cardiac arrest?
Evidence and resident physician duty hours: Should scientific experiments be more suspect than universal implementation of an untested practice?
Don't look back
Development and impact of arrhythmias after the Norwood procedure: A report from the Pediatric Heart Network
Thinking, fast and slow
Surgical strategies for anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the right pulmonary artery with an intramural aortic course: A report of 10 cases
A curious course of an intramural anomalous left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery
Liver health in adults with Fontan circulation: A multicenter cross-sectional study
What is the status of liver health in adults living with the Fontan circulation? Now that is a good question
Destination therapy with ventricular assist devices for patients with dystrophinopathies: A new way of life
Left ventricular assist device as destination therapy in cardiac end-stage dystrophinopathies: Midterm results
Providing hope
Preoperative labs: Less is more
Routine preoperative laboratory testing in elective pediatric cardiothoracic surgery is largely unnecessary
Kicking the habit of routine preoperative laboratory testing in children undergoing cardiac surgery
Peter Piper's pursuit of a perfect, parsimonious predictive model for prolonged air leaks
A clinical prediction model for prolonged air leak after pulmonary resection
Advancing the science of predicting air leaks
The prognostic value of lymph node ratio and log odds of positive lymph nodes in patients with lung adenocarcinoma
Hear! Hear! Against alLODDS, we might have a LiNeaR predictive model for prognosis of non–small cell lung cancer from pN+ nodal status
Single-agent management of diabetes and ischemia reperfusion injury
Anti-inflammatory effects on ischemia/reperfusion-injured lung transplants by the cluster of differentiation 26/dipeptidylpeptidase 4 (CD26/DPP4) inhibitor vildagliptin
Can we kill 2 birds with 1 stone?
Fetal mesenchymal stem cells ameliorate acute lung injury in a rat cardiopulmonary bypass model
Prevention of postoperative pulmonary complications and aggregation of marginal gains
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Management of a duplicated inferior vena cava in thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair
Nuance need not be subtle
Rat bite fever: Complex triple valve surgery for endocarditis and sinus of Valsalva fistula
A rare triple threat: Rat bite fever, endocarditis of ventricular septal defect patch, and multivalve endocarditis with sinus of Valsalva fistula
Parallel circuits for refractory hypoxemia on venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
Principles of venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation