Moderate hypothermia at warmer temperatures is safe in elective proximal and total arch surgery: Results in 665 patients
When the going gets tough, the tough go colder!
The art of repair
Combined aortic root replacement and mitral valve surgery: The quest to preserve both valves
Dare to double spare?
Remodeling root repair with an external aortic ring annuloplasty
Aortic annuloplasty: The panacea of valve-preserving aortic replacement?
The impact of carotid or intracranial atherosclerosis on perioperative stroke in patients undergoing open aortic arch surgery
Lack of blood supply, not atherosclerosis, kills the brain in aortic arch surgery
The influence of native aortic valve calcium and transcatheter valve oversize on the need for pacemaker implantation after transcatheter aortic valve insertion
Permanent pacemaker insertion following transcatheter aortic valve replacement: Not infrequent, not benign, and becoming predictable
Stent and leaflet stresses in a 26-mm first-generation balloon-expandable transcatheter aortic valve
Finite element analysis for transcatheter aortic valve replacement: More than a seer reading the future!
2016 update to The American Association for Thoracic Surgery consensus guidelines: Ischemic mitral valve regurgitation
Guideline evolution: Follow the data, update frequently, provide optimal evidence-based surgical therapy
Order out of chaos
Late results of the Cox-maze IV procedure in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting
Tick tock. Tick tock. Tic-tic-tic-tic: If you watch the pot long enough, it boils
Left atrial appendage exclusion: An alternative to anticoagulation in nonvalvular atrial fibrillation
The left atrial appendage: A surgical target
A systematic review and meta-analysis of in situ versus composite bilateral internal thoracic artery grafting
Composite bilateral internal thoracic artery grafts: Y not
A score to estimate 30-day mortality after intensive care admission after cardiac surgery
Preoperative and intraoperative variables to predict mortality: Which comes first, the chicken or the egg?
Variable selection methods for multiple regressions influence the parsimony of risk prediction models for cardiac surgery
Identifying risk factors: Challenges of separating signal from noise
Current outcomes of one-stage surgical correction for Berry syndrome
A potential window into surgical outcomes for Berry syndrome
New coronary transfer technique for transposition of the great arteries with a single coronary artery
New tricks for old dogs
Total and free cortisol responses and their relation to outcomes after cardiopulmonary bypass in infants
First nights, the adrenal axis, and steroids
External stenting: A reliable technique to relieve airway obstruction in small children
External tracheal stenting for pediatric airway obstruction: A word of caution
Sometimes it is not as much about how as it is about why
Video-assisted thoracoscopic diaphragm plication using a running suture technique is durable and effective
You can run, but you can't hide: Good technique but imperfect science
Safety of air travel in the immediate postoperative period after anatomic pulmonary resection
Massive donor transfusion potentially increases recipient mortality after lung transplantation
TRALI by proxy
The dilemma of T1 esophageal adenocarcinoma
To resect or not to resect: The decision in T1 esophageal adenocarcinoma
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery 2016 ethics forum: Preoperative disclosure: In all honesty, my results…
Accounting for outcomes: Lies, damned lies, and statistics
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery 2016 ethics forum: Working virtues in surgical practice
Virtues, skills, and the practice of surgery
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Aortic reconstruction for an infected stent graft with a composite homograft
Complex homograft aortic reconstruction: New recipes from old ingredients
Differential diagnosis and management of a mural mass in the aortic arch
Aortic arch mobile masses: “Carotid-equivalent” lesions deserving aggressive surgical treatment
Three mechanisms of early failure of transcatheter aortic valves: Valve thrombosis, cusp rupture, and accelerated calcification
Early failure of transcatheter aortic valves: A timely warning!
2016 update to The American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) consensus guidelines: Ischemic mitral valve regurgitation
Implementation of a novel enhanced recovery after surgery program in thoracoscopic bilateral bullectomy
Challenging dicta in thoracic surgery