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A Multicenter Study of Nutritional Adequacy in Neonatal and Pediatric Extracorporeal Life Support.
Examining the Correlation Between Altmetric Score and Citations in the General Surgery Literature.
Early Identification of Acute Lung Injury in a Porcine Model of Hemorrhagic Shock.
The Job Demands-Resources Model as a Framework to Identify Factors Associated With Burnout in Surgical Residents.
Evaluation of Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency and Fellowship Program Websites.
Increasing Use of Thyroidectomy as Definitive Treatment for Hyperthyroidism.
Noninvasive Detection of Colorectal Carcinomas Using Serum Protein Biomarkers.
Quantifying Pain Associated With Rib Fractures.
Assessing American Thyroid Association Guidelines for Total Thyroidectomy in Graves' Disease.
Differences in Highly Cited and Lowly Cited Manuscripts in Plastic Surgery
A Synopsis of Pediatric Patients With Hepatoblastoma and Wilms Tumor: NSQIP-P 2012-2016.
Analysis of Open Payments Receipts Among Surgical Faculty at a Large Academic Institution.
Patient Perspectives on Weight Management for Living Kidney Donation.
What Does the Average Person Know About Endocrine and Vascular Surgeons?.
Are Tc-99m-Sestamibi Scans in Patients With Secondary Hyperparathyroidism and Renal Failure Needed?.
Factors Affecting Readmission After Pediatric Thyroid Resection: A National Surgical Quality Improvement Program-Pediatric Evaluation.
Retraction Notice to “Factors Affecting Readmission Following Pediatric Thyroid Resection: A NSQIP-P Evaluation” [Journal of Surgical Research 243 (2019) 33-4](S0022480419302938)(10.1016/j.jss.2019.05.002).
Comparison of Pediatric and Adult Solid Pseudopapillary Neoplasms of the Pancreas.
Complications Associated With Placement of Chest Tubes: A Trauma System Perspective.
Panitumumab-IRDye800CW for Fluorescence-Guided Surgical Resection of Colorectal Cancer.
Beyond Readmission: Improving Patient-Centered Care.
Defining Massive Transfusion in Civilian Pediatric Trauma With Traumatic Brain Injury.
National Cancer Institute Centers and Society of Surgical Oncology Cancer Research Synergy.
The Depth of Sternal Fracture Displacement is Not Associated With Blunt Cardiac Injury.
The Effects of Gestational Psychological Stress on Neonatal Mouse Intestinal Development.
A high ratio of plasma: RBC improves survival in massively transfused injured children.
The impact of breast lumpectomy tray utilization on cost savings.
The posterior adiposity index: a quantitative selection tool for adrenalectomy approach.
Accessibility and content of abdominal transplant fellowship program websites in the United States.
Objective preoperative parameters predict difficult pelvic dissections and clinical outcomes.
Can imaging studies be omitted in patients with sporadic primary hyperparathyroidism?.
DEL1 protects against chondrocyte apoptosis through integrin binding..
Functional inclusivity of trauma networks: a pilot study of the North West London Trauma Network.
Treatment patterns for ductal carcinoma in situ with close or positive mastectomy margins.
Improving imaging strategies in pediatric appendicitis: a quality improvement initiative improving imaging for diagnosing appendicitis.
Crispr/Cas and recombinase-based human-to-pig orthotopic gene exchange for xenotransplantation.
How academically productive are endocrine surgeons in the United States?.
Reducing cost and improving operating room efficiency: examination of surgical instrument processing.
A novel retinoid X receptor agonist, UAB30, inhibits rhabdomyosarcoma cells in vitro.
The effects of tenure and promotion on surgeon productivity.
Disparities in fertility-sparing surgery in adolescent and young women with stage I ovarian dysgerminoma.
Leukoreduction of packed red blood cells attenuates proinflammatory properties of storage-derived microvesicles.
Socioeconomic disparities affect survival in malignant ovarian germ cell tumors in AYA population.
Racial disparities in the cost of surgical care for parathyroidectomy.
Open versus laparoscopic approach to gastric fundoplication in children with cardiac risk factors.
Validity of the Braden Scale in grading pressure ulcers in trauma and burn patients.
Reduced disparities and improved surgical outcomes for Asian Americans with colorectal cancer.
The Association for Academic Surgeons 2001-2010: a decade of inclusiveness.
Encapsulated follicular variant of papillary thyroid cancer: are these tumors really benign?.
Racial disparities in length-of-stay persist even with no postoperative complications.
Viscoelastic monitoring in pediatric trauma: a survey of pediatric trauma society members.
The aryl hydrocarbon receptor as an antitumor target of synthetic curcuminoids in colorectal cancer.
Efficient generation of targeted and controlled mutational events in porcine cells using nuclease-directed homologous recombination.
Emotional intelligence in surgery is associated with resident job satisfaction.
Massive transfusion in pediatric trauma: analysis of the National Trauma Databank.
Minimally invasive follicular thyroid cancer: treat as a benign or malignant lesion?.
Preoperative urinary tract infection increases postoperative morbidity.
Nationwide secondary overtriage in level 3 and level 4 trauma centers: Are these transfers necessary?.
Relative impact of surgeon and hospital volume on operative mortality and complications following pancreatic resection in Medicare patients.
Indole-3-carbinol induces tumor cell death: Function follows form.
Outcome assessment of renal replacement therapy in neonates.
Short-term outcomes of minimally invasive versus open colectomy for colon cancer.
Should Vitamin D deficiency be corrected before parathyroidectomy?.
Impact of American College of Surgeons Oncology Group Z11 on surgical training at an academic cancer center.
Independent risk factors for prolonged postoperative ileus development.
The fate of human platelets exposed to porcine renal endothelium: a single-pass model of platelet uptake in domestic and genetically modified porcine organs.
Kidney Disease Improving Global Outcomes guidelines and parathyroidectomy for renal hyperparathyroidism.
Substernal goiter: When is a sternotomy required?.
Surgical management and morbidity of pediatric magnet ingestions.
Does levothyroxine administration impact parathyroid localization?.
Environmental-mediated intestinal homeostasis in neonatal mice.
Secondary overtriage in a statewide rural trauma system.
Thyroglobulin antibody resolution after total thyroidectomy for cancer.
Hypoparathyroidism after total thyroidectomy: Incidence and resolution.
Focal adhesion kinase and p53 synergistically decrease neuroblastoma cell survival.
Designing a leadership development program for surgeons.
Radioguided parathyroidectomy for tertiary hyperparathyroidism.
17a-ethynylestradiol-3-sulfate treatment of severe blood loss in rats.
Nanomagnetic levitation three-dimensional cultures of breast and colorectal cancers.
Patient satisfaction: Does surgical volume matter?.
Preoperative impairment is associated with a higher postdischarge level of care.
Success of elective cholecystectomy treatment plans after emergency department visit.
Use of monoclonal antibody-IRDye800CW bioconjugates in the resection of breast cancer.
Markedly elevated thyroglobulin levels in the preoperative thyroidectomy patient correlates with metastatic burden.
Development of an In Vitro Organotypic Wound Model and Application of this Model to Study the Effect of Chrysin in Accelerating Wound Healing.
Inhibition of Notch signaling Reduces Healing of Splinted Cutaneous Excisional Wounds in Mice.
An intact parathyroid hormone-based protocol for the prevention and treatment of symptomatic hypocalcemia after thyroidectomy.
Distinguishing classical papillary thyroid microcancers from follicular-variant microcancers.
Duty hours and perceived competence in surgery: Are interns ready?.
Elevated parathyroid hormone after parathyroidectomy delays symptom improvement.
Falls from ladders: Age matters more than height.
Identifying predictors of a difficult thyroidectomy.
Impact of liver-directed therapy in colorectal cancer liver metastases.
Primary hyperparathyroidism across the ages: Presentation and outcomes.
Recurrent and persistence primary hyperparathyroidism occurs more frequently in patients with double adenomas.
Role of cervical ultrasound in detecting thyroid pathology in primary hyperparathyroidism.
Surgical site infection after thyroidectomy: A rare but significant complication.
The novel histone deacetylase inhibitor thailandepsin A inhibits anaplastic thyroid cancer growth.
Utility of immature granulocyte percentage in pediatric appendicitis.
Epidermal growth factor regulates NIKS keratinocyte proliferation through Notch signaling.
Leflunomide suppresses growth in human medullary thyroid cancer cells.
Fibronectin from alpha 1,3-galactosyltransferase knockout pigs is a xenoantigen.
Nondiagnostic fine-needle aspirations of the thyroid: Is the risk of malignancy higher?.
The incidence of thyroid cancer by f ine needle aspiration varies by age and gender.
Effects of azithromycin in Pseudomonas aeruginosa burn wound infection.
Lack of functionally active sweet taste receptors in the jejunum in vivo in the rat.
A physiologic and biochemical profile of clinically rejected lungs on a normothermic ex vivo lung perfusion platform.
Role of Akt/HO-1 pathway in estrogen-mediated attenuation of trauma-hemorrhage-induced lung injury.
Thyroid stimulating hormone increases iodine uptake by thyroid cancer cells during BRAF silencing.
Postoperative complications and implications on patient-centered outcomes.
Chrysin Accelerates Differentiation of Primary Human Keratinocytes in Culture.
A short-stay unit for thyroidectomy patients increases discharge efficiency.
Clinicopathologic characteristics of colonic carcinoid tumors.
Increased efficiency of endocrine procedures performed in an ambulatory operating room.
Radioactive iodine scanning is not beneficial but its use persists for euthyroid patients.
Radioguided parathyroidectomy effective in pediatric patients.
Significance of rebounding parathyroid hormone levels during parathyroidectomy.
Unilateral thyroidectomy for the treatment of benign multinodular goiter.
Is thyroidectomy in patients with Hashimoto thyroiditis more risky?.
Hydrogen sulfide decreases reactive oxygen in a model of lung transplantation.
Incidence of concomitant hyperparathyroidism in patients with thyroid disease requiring surgery.
Perceptions and expectations of cardiothoracic residents and attending surgeons.
Persistent hypertension after adrenalectomy for an aldosterone-producing adenoma: Weight as a critical prognostic factor for aldosterone's lasting effect on the cardiac and vascular systems.
Interval appendectomy after perforated appendicitis: What are the operative risks and luminal patency rates?.
Operative findings in antenatal abdominal masses of unknown etiology in females.
Utility of micro-ribonucleic acid profile for predicting recurrence of rectal cancer.
Are there predictors of malignancy in patients with multinodular goiter?.
Assessment of screening colonoscopy competency in colon and rectal surgery fellows: A single institution experience.
Notch1 Signaling Regulates G1-S and G2-M Phase in Keratinocyte Cell Cycle During Wound Healing.
Notch1 Signaling is Critical for Keratinocyte Migration During Wound Healing.
Direct measurement of blood flow in microvessels grown in Matrigel in vivo.
Evolution of pediatric thyroid surgery at a tertiary medical center.
Expression of the active notch1 decreases MTC tumor growth in vivo.
Small bowel obstruction following restorative proctocolectomy: affected by a laparoscopic approach?.
Antiproliferative effect of chrysin on anaplastic thyroid cancer.
Experience with pilonidal disease in children.
Fine needle aspiration of the thyroid: A contemporary experience of 3981 cases.
Infrared thermographic profiles of vessel sealing devices on thyroid parenchyma.
Neutropenic colitis in children.
Occurrence of Crohn's disease in children after total colectomy for ulcerative colitis.
Race disparities in wilms tumor incidence and biology.
Should patients with symptomatic Hashimoto's thyroiditis pursue surgery?.
The impact of postoperative abscess formation in perforated appendicitis.
The predictive value of haller index in patients undergoing pectus bar repair for pectus excavatum.
Treadmill injuries in the pediatric population.
Commentary on "Bile salts differentially sensitize esophageal squamous cells to CD95 (Fas/Apo-1 receptor) mediated apoptosis".
Total thyroidectomy: A safe and effective treatment for Graves' disease.
A "solution" to the application of an effective physical barrier for the prevention of intra-abdominal adhesions.
EGF Regulates NIKS Cell Proliferation Through Notch Signaling.
Treatment of appendicitis in neutropenic children.
β-Catenin regulates mesenchymal progenitor cell differentiation during hepatogenesis.
Triptolide and TRAIL combination enhances apoptosis in cholangiocarcinoma.
Parathyroid hormone deficiency after total thyroidectomy: Incidence and time.
Role of Hsp-70 in triptolide-mediated cell death of neuroblastoma.
ZM336372 Induces Apoptosis Associated with Phosphorylation of GSK-3β in Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Cell Lines.
Clinical Efficacy of Fine-Needle Aspiration Biopsy of Thyroid Nodules in Males.
Inhibition of Growth in Medullary Thyroid Cancer Cells with Histone Deacetylase Inhibitors and Lithium Chloride.
MG-132 Inhibits Carcinoid Growth and Alters the Neuroendocrine Phenotype.
PTHrP 1-141 and 1-86 increase in vitro bone formation.
The Operating Room Dashboard.
Association for Academic Surgery Presidential Address Episode VI: The Return of the Surgeon1.
Follicular Thyroid Cancer Cell Growth Inhibition By Proteosome Inhibitor MG1321.
Outcomes of Surgically Managed Pediatric Thyroid Cancer.
Revisiting Adrenal Mass Size as an Indication for Adrenalectomy.
Is Hashimoto's Thyroiditis a Risk Factor for Papillary Thyroid Cancer?.
Valproic Acid Induces Notch1 Signaling in Small Cell Lung Cancer Cells.
Are Surgical Progeny More Likely to Pursue a Surgical Career?.
EGFR Genomic Gain and Aberrant Pathway Signaling in Pancreatic Cancer Patients.
Factors Associated With Improved Survival Among Young Adult Melanoma Patients Despite a Greater Incidence of Sentinel Lymph Node Metastasis.
The HDAC Inhibitor Trichostatin A Inhibits Growth of Small Cell Lung Cancer Cells.
Equal Oncologic Results for Laparoscopic and Open Resection of Adrenal Metastases.
Home-Anticoagulation Testing: Accuracy of Patient-Reported Values.
Parathyroidectomy for Primary Hyperparathyroidism in Octogenarians and Nonagenarians: A Risk-Benefit Analysis.
Does Frozen Section Alter Surgical Management of Multinodular Thyroid Disease?.
Ex Vivo Radioactive Counts and Decay Rates of Tissues Resected During Radioguided Parathyroidectomy.
Home Anticoagulation Testing: Predictors of Rural Patient Interest.
Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinases and Chemoresistance in Pancreatic Cancer Cells.
What is the Biology and Optimal Treatment for Papillary Microcarcinoma of the Thyroid?.
The Surgical Management of Graves' Disease.
A Prospective Evaluation of Novel Methods to Intraoperatively Distinguish Parathyroid Tissue Utilizing a Parathyroid Hormone Assay.
ZM336372, A Raf-1 Activator, Inhibits Growth of Pheochromocytoma Cells.
Prospective evaluation of oral gastrografin in postoperative small bowel obstruction.
Opiate analgesics contribute to the development of post-injury immunosuppression.
Current understanding of gender dimorphism in hepatic pathophysiology.
Changing trends for surgery in elderly patients with hyperparathyroidism at a single institution.
VEGF-mediated survivin expression in neuroblastoma cells.
How should medical student surgical rotations be structured to optimize education?.
A mouse model of carcinoid syndrome and heart disease.
Macrophage inflammatory protein-3α promotes pancreatic cancer cell invasion.
Estradiol's effect on portal response to endothelin-1 after trauma-hemorrhage.
A genetic mechanism for cecal atresia: The role of the Fgf10 signaling pathway.
Pancreatic endocrine tumors.
Why do students choose careers in surgery?.
Alpha1-acid-glycoprotein protects against trauma-hemorrhagic shock.
Expression of VEGF receptors in cocultured neuroblastoma cells.
Smad3 has a critical role in TGF-β-mediated growth inhibition and apoptosis in colonic epithelial cells.
Differential alterations in intestinal permeability after trauma-hemorrhage.
Differential responses by pancreatic carcinoma cell lines to prolonged exposure to Erbitux (IMC-C225) anti-EGFR antibody.
Adrenomedullin and adrenomedullin binding protein-1: Their role in the septic response.
Do the best students go into general surgery?.
Caspase 3 expression is altered in a coculture model of neuroblastoma.
Competency-based student self-assessment on a surgery rotation.
Luminal thrombus disrupts nitric oxide-dependent endothelial physiology.
Antibody neutralization of vascular endothelial growth factor inhibits wound granulation tissue formation.
Dehydroepiandrosterone restores hepatocellular function and prevents liver damage in estrogen-deficient females following trauma and hemorrhage.
Do medical school surgical rotations influence subspecialty choice?.
Mutual exclusion of apoptosis and hsp70 in human vein intimal hyperplasia in vitro.
Shear force regulates matrix metalloproteinase activity in human saphenous vein organ culture.
Small bowel tissue engineering using small intestinal submucosa as a scaffold.
The role of adrenomedullin in producing differential hemodynamic responses during sepsis.
VEGF is upregulated in a neuroblastoma and hepatocyte coculture model.
Peer teaching and computer-assisted learning: An effective combination for surgical skill training?.
Mechanism of the beneficial effects of pentoxifylline during sepsis: Maintenance of adrenomedullin responsiveness and downregulation of proinflammatory cytokines.
Neuroblastoma and hepatocyte coculture conditioned media alter apoptosis.
The important role of the gut in initiating the hyperdynamic response during early sepsis.
Fas-mediated induction of hepatocyte apoptosis in a neuroblastoma and hepatocyte coculture model.
Kupffer cells are responsible for producing inflammatory cytokines and hepatocellular dysfunction during early sepsis.
Reduction in vascular responsiveness to adrenomedullin during sepsis.
Induction of apoptosis in a neuroblastoma and hepatocyte coculture model.
Is gut the 'motor' for producing hepatocellular dysfunction after trauma and hemorrhagic shock?.
Does neutrophil-mediated oxidative stress play any significant role in producing hepatocellular dysfunction during early sepsis?.
Hepatocellular dysfunction after severe hypotension in the absence of blood loss is associated with the increased IL-6 and PGE2.
Increased gut permeability after hemorrhage is associated with upregulation of local and systemic IL-6.
Protection by cyclosporine a against normothermic liver ischemia- reperfusion in pigs.
Sepsis induces increased apoptosis in lamina propria mononuclear cells which is associated with altered cytokine gene expression.
Inducible macrophage apoptosis following sepsis is mediated by cysteine protease activation and nitric oxide release.
Liver endothelial cell function is depressed only during hypodynamic sepsis.
Trauma-hemorrhage induces increased thymic apoptosis while decreasing IL-3 release and increasing GM-CSF.
Mechanism of intestinal mucosal immune dysfunction following trauma- hemorrhage: Increased apoptosis associated with elevated Fas expression in Peyer's patches.
The role of neutrophils in producing hepatocellular dysfunction during the hyperdynamic stage of sepsis in rats.
Melatonin administration following hemorrhagic shock decreases mortality from subsequent septic challenge.
Pentoxifylline restores the depressed cardiac performance after trauma- hemorrhage and resuscitation.
Relationship of pelvic radiation to intestinal blood flow.
Thrombospondin-1 (TSP-1) promotes the invasive properties of human breast cancer.
Constitutive Nitric Oxide Synthase Is Expressed and Nitric Oxide-Mediated Relaxation Is Preserved in Retrieved Human Aortocoronary Vein Grafts.
Gel-entrapment bioartificial liver therapy in galactosamine hepatitis.
Hemorrhage affects the ability of murine peritoneal macrophages to alkanize intracellular ph in acidic environments.
Intraperitoneal sodium carboxymethylcellulose administration prevents reformation of peritoneal adhesions following surgical lysis.
PAF-antagonist administration after hemorrhage-resuscitation prevents splenocyte immunodepression.
PEG-BP-30 monotherapy attenuates the cytokine-mediated inflammatory cascade in baboon Escherichia coli septic shock.
Effect of early versus delayed hypoxic environment on neonatal rabbits..
Energetics of lymphocyte “Burnout” in late sepsis: Adjuvant treatment with ATP-MgCl2 improves energetics and decreases lethality.
Pentoxifylline attenuates oxygen-induced lung injury.
Polymicrobial sepsis but not low-dose endotoxin infusion causes decreased splenocyte IL-2/IFN-γ release while increasing IL-4/IL-10 production.
Vascular smooth muscle contractile function is impaired during early and late stages of sepsis.
Divergent regulation of fuel utilization in human fibroblasts by epidermal growth factor.
Endothelial cell dysfunction occurs after hemorrhage in nonheparinized but not in preheparinized models.
Insights into the mechanism by which interferon-γ improves macrophage function following hemorrhage and resuscitation.
Effects of tumor necrosis factor on system ASC-mediated glutamine transport by human fibroblasts.
Ibuprofen restores cellular immunity and decreases susceptibility to sepsis following hemorrhage.
Mechanism of the beneficial effects of ATP-MgCl2 following trauma-hemorrhage and resuscitation: Downregulation of inflammatory cytokine (TNF, IL-6) release.
Preoperative radiation therapy produces an early and persistent reduction in colorectal anastomotic blood flow.
Sepsis induces an early increased spontaneous release of hepatocellular stimulatory factor (interleukin-6) by Kupffer cells in both endotoxin tolerant and intolerant mice.
ATP-MgCl2 restores the depressed hepatocellular function and hepatic blood flow following hemorrhage and resuscitation.
Crystalloid resuscitation restores but does not maintain cardiac output following severe hemorrhage.
Diltiazem restores IL-2, IL-3, IL-6, and IFN-γ synthesis and decreases host susceptibility to sepsis following hemorrhage.
Selective stimulation of brush border glutamine transport in the tumor-bearing rat.
Differential role of prostaglandin E1 on tumor metastasis.
Glutamine-enriched diets support muscle glutamine metabolism without stimulating tumor growth.
Hepatocellular dysfunction occurs early after hemorrhage and persists despite fluid resuscitation.
Oral glutamine reduces bacterial translocation following abdominal radiation.
The role of glutamine in maintaining a healthy gut and supporting the metabolic response to injury and infection.
Mechanism of immunosuppression following hemorrhage: Defective antigen presentation by macrophages.
The academic surgeon in an era of socioeconomic and litigious restraint.
Tumor cell-surface galactose correlates with the degree of colorectal liver metastasis.
Extracorporeal shock-wave lithotripsy (ESWL). I. In vitro results of blast path treatment of human gallstones.
Extracorporeal shock-wave lithotripsy (ESWL). II. In vivo canine results of blast path treatment of human gallstones.
Partial hepatectomy decreases pancreatic parenchymal enzyme activity.
Prostaglandin E2 depresses antigen-presenting cell function of peritoneal macrophages.
Collagen content, histology, and tensile strength: Determinants of wound repair in various gastric stapling devices in a canine gastric partition model.
Colorectal cancer in animal models-A review.
Effect of dietary copper on colonic tumor production and aortic integrity in the rat.
Growth factors and determinants of wound repair.
Reperfusion with ATP-MgCl2 following prolonged ischemia improves myocardial performance.
The effects of ischemia on estrogen and progesterone receptor profiles in the rodent uterus.
Cardiac cryosurgery: Regional myocardial blood flow of ventricular cryolesions.
Forty-eight hours hypothermic perfusion storage of pig and baboon hearts.
Hepatic ischemia models for determining the effects of ATP-MgCl2 treatment.
Enhanced cardioplegic protection by a fluorocarbon-oxygenated reperfusate: A phosphorus-31 nuclear magnetic resonance study.
Evaluation of canine renal transplants with pulsed doppler duplex sonography.
Funding of surgical research: The roles of government and industry. Report of the committee on issues of the association for academic surgery.
Reduction of the drug-induced nephrotoxicity by ATP-MgCl2. 1. Effects on the cis-Diamminedichloroplatinum-treated isolated perfused kidneys.
Reduction of the drug-induced nephrotoxicity by ATP-MgCl2. II. Effects on gentamicin-treated isolated perfused kidneys.
ATP-MgCl2 produces sustained improvement in hepatic mitochondrial function and blood flow after hepatic ischemia.
Hypothyroidism abolishes the hyperdynamic phase and increases susceptibility to sepsis.
The effect of hyperthermia on hepatic and tumor lysosome stability in rats with morris 7777 hepatomas.
Red blood cell sodium, potassium, and ATP levels during hemorrhagic shock.
Effect of adenosine tri phosphate-glucose administration following sepsis.
Inefficient substrate utilization: A mechanism of cachexia in cancer.
Sepsis and septic shock—A review of laboratory models and a proposal.
Glucocorticoid effects on gluconeogenesis during hemorrhagic shock.
Extraction of glutathione by the isolated perfused rabbit kidney.
Failure of nicotinamide in the treatment of hemorrhagic shock.
The donor heart: The present position with regard to resuscitation, storage, and assessment of viability.
Measurement of pulmonary surfactant by du nuoy tensiometer in various physiopathological conditions.