Annals of Thoracic Surgery

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  • A new method of monitoring recovery and weaning the Thoratec left ventricular assist device.  71:215-218.
  • Albumin versus hydroxyethyl starch in cardiopulmonary surgery: A meta-analysis of postoperative bleedingbypass: Invited commentary.  72:534.
  • Anti-Pig Antibody in Infants: Can a Genetically Engineered Pig Heart Bridge to Allotransplantation?.  109:1268-1273.
  • Beneficial effect of autologous cell transplantation on infarcted heart function: Comparison between bone marrow stromal cells and heart cells.  75:169-177.
  • Blood cardioplegia: Do we still need to dilute?.  62.
  • Calcifying fibrous pseudotumor of the chest wall.  62:873-874.
  • Cardiac Surgery and Postoperative Renal Allograft Failure.  110:1904.
  • Cardiac Transplantation Following Storage of the Donor Heart by a Portable Hypothermic Perfusion System.  37:243-248.
  • Cell Delivery: Intramyocardial Injections or Epicardial Deposition? A Head-to-Head Comparison.  87:1196-1203.
  • Cellular therapy in thoracic and cardiovascular disease..  84:339.
  • Changes in Pulmonary Function Tests After Neoadjuvant Therapy Predict Postoperative Complications.  88:930-936.
  • Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes of Patients With Myocardial Infarction and Cardiogenic Shock Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: Data From The Society of Thoracic Surgeons National Database.  101:558-566.
  • Complete Pathologic Response After Neoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy for Esophageal Cancer Is Associated With Enhanced Survival.  87:392-399.
  • Complete thoracic mediastinal lymphadenectomy leads to a higher rate of pathologically proven N2 disease in patients with non-small cell lung cancer.  94:902-906.
  • Coronary artery bypass graft patency: Residents versus attending surgeons.  94:482-488.
  • Coronary artery bypass grafting with unanticipated fibrosing mediastinitis.  49:321-322.
  • Cost Savings of Standardization of Thoracic Surgical Instruments: The Process of Lean.  104.
  • Discussion.  91.
  • Effect of Pexelizumab in Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery With Extended Aortic Cross-Clamp Time.  82:781-789.
  • Effect of postcardioplegia reperfusion rhythm or myocardial blood flow.  58:351-358.
  • Effectiveness of postoperative irradiation in stage IIIA non-small cell lung cancer according to regression tree analyses of recurrence risks.  64:1402-1407.
  • Efficacy of Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery With Talc Pleurodesis for Porous Diaphragm Syndrome in Patients With Refractory Hepatic Hydrothorax.  82:457-459.
  • Erratum: Management of stage IIIA non-small cell lung cancer by thoracic surgeons in North America (Ann Thorac Surg (2012) 94 (922-928)).  96:1532.
  • Experimental Pig Heart Xenotransplantation—Recent Progress and Remaining Problems.  107:989-992.
  • Failure of preconditioning to improve postcardioplegia stunning of minimally infarcted hearts.  64:1735-1741.
  • Fluorocarbon Treatment for Cerebral Air Embolism: Reply.  42:351.
  • Further Cardiac Transplant Procedures in Patients with Heterotopic Heart Transplants.  39:149-154.
  • Gender Differences in Cardiothoracic Surgery Interest Among General Surgery Applicants.
  • Heart Xenotransplantation: Historical Background, Experimental Progress, and Clinical Prospects.  101:1605-1613.
  • Heart transplant vs left ventricular assist device in heart transplant-eligible patients.  91:1330-1334.
  • Human leukocyte antigen sensitization in ventricular assist device recipients: A lesser risk with the DeBakey axial pump - Commentary.  80:948-949.
  • Improving the inaccuracies of clinical staging of patients with NSCLC: A prospective trial.  80:1207-1214.
  • Inferior vena cava oxygen saturation monitoring after the Norwood procedure.  95:2114-2121.
  • Inotropic Effect of Triiodothyronine Following Myocardial Ischemia and Cardiopulmonary Bypass: An Experimental Study in Pigs.  45:50-55.
  • Invited Commentary.  85:1780.
  • Invited Commentary.  108:44.
  • Invited commentary.  94:467.
  • Invited commentary.  83:509.
  • Invited commentary.  57:478.
  • Invited commentary.  82:1088-1089.
  • Invited commentary.  97:504-505.
  • Invited commentary.  99:588-589.
  • Is potassium channel opening an effective form of preconditioning before cardioplegia?.  61:1764-1768.
  • Is warm retrograde blood cardioplegia better than cold for myocardial protection?: Invited commentary.  63:104.
  • Ischemic preconditioning before normothermic retrograde cardioplegia [6] (multiple letters).  64:1874-1876.
  • Limitation of vasodilation associated with warm heart operation by a "mini-cardioplegia" delivery technique.  56:1148-1153.
  • Lung function and ECMO after lung transplantation.  94:686-687.
  • Management of Superior Vena Cava Syndrome by Internal Jugular to Femoral Vein Bypass.  82:310-312.
  • Mechanical ventricular support lowers pulmonary vascular resistance in a patient with congential heart disease.  75:1005-1007.
  • Midterm cost and effectiveness of thoracic endovascular aortic repair versus open repair.  93:473.
  • Minimally invasive chest wall resection: Sparing the overlying, uninvolved extrathoracic musculature of the chest.  94:1744-1747.
  • Normothermic cardioplegia: Is aortic cross-clamping still synonymous with myocardial ischemia?.  54:472-478.
  • Novel technique of valve-sparing aortic root replacement in two children younger than 3 years of age.  94:299-301.
  • Oncologic efficacy of anatomic segmentectomy in stage IA lung cancer patients with T1a tumors.  93:381-388.
  • One hundred planned robotic segmentectomies: Early results, technical details, and preferred port placement presented at the sixty-second annual meeting of the southern thoracic surgical Association, Orlando, FL, Nov 4-7, 2015..  101:1089-1096.
  • Outcomes of Patients Who Undergo Cardiac Surgical Procedures After Liver Transplantation.  103:541.
  • Pathophysiology of Pulmonary Edema Following Experimental Brain Death in the Chacma Baboon.  43.
  • Patterns of surgical care of lung cancer patients.  80:2051-2056.
  • Performing coronary artery bypass grafting off-pump may compromise long-term survival in a veteran population.  95:1952-1960.
  • Photodynamic Laser Therapy for Lesions in the Airway.  89:1744-1749.
  • Preconditioning protects the severely atherosclerotic mouse heart: Invited commentary.  71:1303.
  • Proinflammatory and antiinflammatory cytokines after cardiac operation: Different cellular sources at different times. Invited commentary.  74.
  • Prophylactic Peritoneal Dialysis After the Arterial Switch Operation: A Retrospective Cohort Study.  111:655-661.
  • Ratio of the Maximum Standardized Uptake Value on FDG-PET of the Mediastinal (N2) Lymph Nodes to the Primary Tumor May Be a Universal Predictor of Nodal Malignancy in Patients With Nonsmall-Cell Lung Cancer.  83:1826-1830.
  • Results of the Fontan procedure for patients with univentricular heart.  52:1266-1271.
  • Retrograde Cardioplegia Through the Coronary Sinus.  44:214-216.
  • Retrograde Coronary Sinus Perfusion: A Safe Alternative for Ensuring Cardioplegic Delivery in Aortic Valve Surgery.  34:647-658.
  • Retrograde coronary sinus cardioplegia for aortic valve operations: A clinical report on 500 patients.  49.
  • Right thoracotomy for mitral reoperatron: Analysis of technique and outcome.  70:1970-1973.
  • Sclerosing mediastieitis: Improved management with histoplasmosis titer and ketoconazole.  50:215-221.
  • Side-arm grafts for femoral extracorporeal membrane oxygenation cannulation.  94.
  • Simplified method for delivering normothermic blood cardioplegia.  55:177-178.
  • Sodium-Hydrogen Exchange Inhibition and β-Blockade Additively Decrease Infarct Size.  83:1121-1127.
  • Sodium-Hydrogen Exchange Inhibition by Cariporide to Reduce the Risk of Ischemic Cardiac Events in Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting: Results of the EXPEDITION Study.  85:1261-1270.
  • Successful ventricular assist device placement in transposition of the great arteries with pulmonary hypertension.  95.
  • Surgical Treatment of H-Type Tracheoesophageal Fistula Diagnosed in an Adult.  41:453-454.
  • Surgical Treatment of Tricuspid Atresia.  38:447-457.
  • Survival of Patients With True Pathologic Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.  88:917-923.
  • Tension Pneumothorax: A Complication of Superior Vena Cava Filter Insertion.  85:1813.
  • The Removal of Chest Tubes Despite an Air Leak or a Pneumothorax.  87:1690-1696.
  • The Society of Thoracic Surgeons General Thoracic Surgery Database: 2017 Update on Research.  104:1450-1455.
  • The Surgical Technique of Heterotopic Heart Transplantation.  36:476-482.
  • The role of FDG-PET scan in staging patients with nonsmall cell carcinoma.  76:861-866.
  • Triiodothyronine in the recovery of stunned myocardium in dogs.  51:10-17.
  • Ureaplasma Transmitted From Donor Lungs Is Pathogenic After Lung Transplantation.  103:670-671.
  • Ventricular Cryosurgery: Short-term Effects on Intramural Electrophysiology.  35:386-393.
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  • 0003-4975