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Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery

ISSN: 1749--8090
Publisher: BioMed Central


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Acute heart failure caused by a giant hepatocellular metastatic tumor of the right atrium

Author(s): Dedeilias Panagiotis | Nenekidis Ioannis | Koukis Ioannis | Anagnostakou Vania | Paparizou Niki | Zompolos Spyros | Apostolakis Efstratios
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Ectopic cervical thymoma in a patient with Myasthenia gravis

Author(s): Wu Ti | Jin Jong | Huang Tsai | Chang Hung | Lee Shih
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Structural valve deterioration of a mitral Carpentier-Edwards pericardial bioprosthesis in an 87-year-old woman 16 years after its implantation

Author(s): Ito Hiroshi | Sakata Kensuke | Haruki Takashi | Kobayashi Yurio
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Totally biological composite aortic stentless valved conduit for aortic root replacement: 10-year experience

Author(s): Galiñanes Manuel | Meduoye Ayo | Ferreira Ignacio | Sosnowski Andrzej
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
A rigid barrier between the heart and sternum protects the heart and lungs against rupture during negative pressure wound therapy

Author(s): Lindstedt Sandra | Ingemansson Richard | Malmsjö Malin
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Cor triatriatum presenting as heart failure with reduced ejection fraction: a case report

Author(s): Kokotsakis John | Anagnostakou Vania | Almpanis George | Paralikas Ioannis | Nenekidis Ioannis | Kratimenos Theodoros | Prapa Efi | Tragotsalou Nikolitsa | Lioulias Achilleas | Mazarakis Andreas
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Single center experience on talc poudrage morbidity: focus on high talc dosage

Author(s): Leuzzi Giovanni | Vita Maria | Porziella Venanzio | Congedo Maria | Cesario Alfredo
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Aortic valve tear with severe aortic regurgitation following blunt chest trauma

Author(s): Li Weidong | Ni Yiming | chen Xin | Ma Liang
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Bronchogenic cyst associated with pericardial defect: Case report and review of the literature

Author(s): Imperatori Andrea | Rotolo Nicola | Nardecchia Elisa | Mariscalco Giovanni | Spagnoletti Marco | Dominioni Lorenzo
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Evaluation of endoscopic vein extraction on structural and functional viability of saphenous vein endothelium

Author(s): Hussaini Bader | Lu Xiu-Gui | Wolfe J Alan | Thatte Hemant
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Endovascular treatment of iatrogenic axillary artery pseudoaneurysm under echographic control: A case report

Author(s): Mazzaccaro Daniela | Malacrida Giovanni | Occhiuto Maria | Stegher Silvia | Tealdi Domenico | Nano Giovanni
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
An interesting journey of an ingested needle: a case report and review of the literature on extra-abdominal migration of ingested Foreign bodies

Author(s): Ozkan Zeynep | Kement Metin | Kargı Ahmet | Censur Zafer | Gezen Fazli | Vural Selahattin | Oncel Mustafa
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Off-pump coronary artery bypass in poland syndrome with dextrocardia: case report

Author(s): Srivastava Vivek | More Ranjit | Tang Augustine
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Predicting outcome of rethoracotomy for suspected pericardial tamponade following cardio-thoracic surgery in the intensive care unit

Author(s): ten Tusscher Birkitt | Groeneveld Johan | Kamp Otto | Jansen Evert | Beishuizen Albertus | Girbes Armand
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Leukotriene biosynthesis inhibition ameliorates acute lung injury following hemorrhagic shock in rats

Author(s): Al-Amran Fadhil | Hadi Najah | Hashim Ali
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Estimation of lung vital capacity before and after coronary artery bypass grafting surgery: a comparison of incentive spirometer and ventilometry

Author(s): Pinheiro Areli | Novais Michelli | Neto Mansueto | Rodrigues Marcus | de Souza Rodrigues Erenaldo | Aras Roque | Carvalho Vitor
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Sternalis muscle: an underestimated anterior chest wall anatomical variant

Author(s): Raikos Athanasios | Paraskevas George | Tzika Maria | Faustmann Pedro | Triaridis Stefanos | Kordali Panagiota | Kitsoulis Panagiotis | Brand-Saberi Beate
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Degenerative processes in bioprosthetic mitral valves in juvenile pigs

Author(s): Honge Jesper | Funder Jonas | Pedersen Torben | Kronborg Mads | Hasenkam J Michael
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Frozen Elephant Trunk: A technique which can be offered in complex pathology to fix the whole aorta in one setting

Author(s): Kokotsakis John | Anagnostakou Vania | Kratimenos Theodoros | Ashrafian Hutan | Athanasiou Thanos
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Delayed endovascular treatment of descending aorta stent graft collapse in a patient treated for post- traumatic aortic rupture: a case report

Author(s): Nano Giovanni | Mazzaccaro Daniela | Malacrida Giovanni | Occhiuto Maria | Stegher Silvia | Tealdi Domenico
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Rapamycin-loaded nanoparticles for inhibition of neointimal hyperplasia in experimental vein grafts

Author(s): Zou Junjie | Zhang Xiwei | Yang Hongyu | Zhu Yi | Ma Hao | Wang Shui
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Aortitis requiring aortic repair associated with glaucoma, thyroiditis, glaucoma, and neuropathy: case report

Author(s): Stöllberger Claudia | Avanzini Marion | Hanafin Aileen | Sanani Ramona | Wieselthaler Georg | Wick Nikolaus | Bayer Günther | Mölzer Günther | Finsterer Josef
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Differential regulation of diacylglycerol kinase isoform in human failing hearts

Author(s): Bilim Olga | Shishido Tetsuro | Toyama Shuji | Suzuki Satoshi | Sasaki Toshiki | Kitahara Tatsuro | Sadahiro Mitsuaki | Takeishi Yasuchika | Kubota Isao
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Sternal plate fixation for sternal wound reconstruction: initial experience (Retrospective study)

Author(s): Fawzy Hosam | Osei-Tutu Kannin | Errett Lee | Latter David | Bonneau Daniel | Musgrave Melinda | Mahoney James
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Eyes wide shut - unusual two stage repair of pectus excavatum and annuloaortic ectasia in a 37 year old marfan patient: case report

Author(s): Grapow Martin | Campelos Paula | Barriuso Clemente | Mulet Jaume
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Outcome of left heart mechanical valve replacement in West African children - A 15-year retrospective study

Author(s): Edwin Frank | Aniteye Ernest | Tettey Mark | Tamatey Martin | Frimpong-Boateng Kwabena
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Rationale, design and methodology for Intraventricular Pressure Gradients Study: a novel approach for ventricular filling assessment in normal and falling hearts

Author(s): Guerra Miguel | Amorim Mário | Mota João | Vouga Luís | Leite-Moreira# Adelino
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Longitudinal evaluation the pulmonary function of the pre and postoperative periods in the coronary artery bypass graft surgery of patients treated with a physiotherapy protocol

Author(s): Moreno Adalgiza | Castro Renata | Sorares Pedro | Anna Mauricio | Cravo Sergio | Nóbrega Antônio
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Non infective severe aortic paravalvular leakage 7 years after surgery: the role of suture technique

Author(s): Agrifoglio Marco | Filippini Sara | Roberto Maurizio | Zanobini Marco | Gregorini Luisa | Alamanni Francesco
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Internal mammary artery dilatation in a patient with aortic coarctation, aortic stenosis, and coronary disease. Case report

Author(s): Alvarez Jose | Lopez Laura | Quiroga Juan | Martinez Comendador Jose | Martinez-de-Alegria Anxo | Martinez Cereijo Jose | Dominguez Cristian
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Extra corporal membrane oxygenation in general thoracic surgery: a new single veno-venous cannulation

Author(s): Souilamas Redha | Souilamas Jihane | Alkhamees Khalid | Hubsch Jean-Pierre | Boucherie Jean-Claude | Kanaan Reem | Ollivier Yves | Sauesserig Mauricio
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Management of chest keloids

Author(s): Park Tae Hwan | Seo Sang Won | Kim June Kyu | Chang Choong Hyun
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Comparison of postoperative pulmonary function and air leakage between pleural closure vs. mesh-cover for intersegmental plane in segmentectomy

Author(s): Yoshimoto Kentaro | Nomori Hiroaki | Mori Takeshi | Ohba Yasuomi | Shiraishi Kenji | Ikeda Koei
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Thopaz Portable Suction Systems in Thoracic Surgery: An end user assessment and feedback in a tertiary unit

Author(s): Rathinam Sridhar | Bradley Amy | Cantlin Teresa | Rajesh Pala
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Secondary omental and pectoralis major double flap reconstruction following aggressive sternectomy for deep sternal wound infections after cardiac surgery

Author(s): Kobayashi Toshiro | Mikamo Akihito | Kurazumi Hiroshi | Suzuki Ryo | Shirasawa Bungo | Hamano Kimikazu
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Single-incision thoracoscopic surgery for primary spontaneous pneumothorax

Author(s): Chen Pin-Ru | Chen Chien-Kuang | Lin Yu-Sen | Huang Hsu-Chih | Tsai Jian-Shun | Chen Chih-Yi | Fang Hsin-Yuan
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
LV reverse remodeling imparted by aortic valve replacement for severe aortic stenosis; is it durable? A cardiovascular MRI study sponsored by the American Heart Association

Author(s): Biederman Robert | Magovern James | Grant Saundra | Williams Ronald | Yamrozik June | Vido Diane | Rathi Vikas | Rayarao Geetha | Caruppannan Ketheswaram | Doyle Mark
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Off-pump occlusion of trans-thoracic minimal invasive surgery (OPOTTMIS) on simple congenital heart diseases (ASD, VSD and PDA) attached consecutive 210 cases report: A single institute experience

Author(s): Guo Qing-kui | Lu Zhi-qian | Cheng Shao-fei | Cao Yong | Zhao Yong-hong | Zhang Cheng | Zhang Yue-li
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
An outcome analysis of self-expandable metallic stents in central airway obstruction: a cohort study

Author(s): Chung Fu-Tsai | Chen Hao-Cheng | Chou Chun-Liang | Yu Chih-Teng | Kuo Chih-Hsi | Kuo Han-Pin | Lin Shu-Min
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Successful surgical excision of primary right atrial angiosarcoma

Author(s): Bouma Wobbe | Lexis Chris | Willems Tineke | Suurmeijer Albert | van der Horst Iwan | Ebels Tjark | Mariani Massimo
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
The accuracy of echocardiography versus surgical and pathological classification of patients with ruptured mitral chordae tendineae: a large study in a Chinese cardiovascular center

Author(s): Wu Weichun | Luo Xiaoliang | Wang Linlin | Sun Xin | Jiang Yong | Huo Shunwei | Tu Dalou | Bai Zhigang | Wang Hao
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
A review of bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome and therapeutic strategies

Author(s): Hayes Don
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Recurrent pericardial effusion after cardiac surgery: the use of colchicine after recalcitrant conventional therapy

Author(s): Dainese Luca | Cappai Antioco | Biglioli Paolo
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Cardiac surgery: What the future holds?

Author(s): Parissis Haralabos
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Abdominal only CPR during cardiac arrest for a patient with an LVAD during resternotomy: A case report

Author(s): Rottenberg Eric | Heard Jarrett | Hamlin Robert | Sun Benjamin | Awad Hamdy
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Intra aortic balloon pump: literature review of risk factors related to complications of the intraaortic balloon pump

Author(s): Parissis Haralabos | Soo Alan | Al-Alao Bassel
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
How many lobes do you see?

Author(s): Karangelis Dimos | Tagarakis Georgios | Chlapoutakis Serapheim | Papadopoulos Dimitrios | Roubelakis Apostolos | Hevas Athanasios | Daskalopoulos Marios | Tsantsaridou Angeliki | Lampoura Stefania | Tsilimingas Nikolaos
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy as an adjunctive treatment for sternal infection and osteomyelitis after sternotomy and cardiothoracic surgery

Author(s): Yu Wen-Kuang | Chen Yen-Wen | Shie Huei-Guan | Lien Te-Cheng | Kao Hsin-Kuo | Wang Jia-Horng
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Phase 1 cardiovascular rehabilitation: be aggressive?

Author(s): Carvalho Vitor
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Clinical significance in the number of involved lymph nodes in patients that underwent surgery for pathological stage III-N2 non-small cell lung cancer

Author(s): Hanagiri Takeshi | Takenaka Masaru | Oka Soich | Shigematsu Yoshiki | Nagata Yoshika | Shimokawa Hidehiko | Uramoto Hidetaka | Tanaka Fumihiro
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Acute pressure overload of the right ventricle. Comparison of two models of right-left shunt. Pulmonary artery to left atrium and right atrium to left atrium: experimental study

Author(s): Argiriou Mihalis | Mikroulis Dimitrios | Sakellaridis Timothy | Didilis Vasilios | Papalois Apostolos | Bougioukas George
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Bacterial and fungal microflora in surgically removed lung cancer samples

Author(s): Apostolou Panagiotis | Tsantsaridou Aggeliki | Papasotiriou Ioannis | Toloudi Maria | Chatziioannou Marina | Giamouzis Gregory
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Successful treatment for acute aortic dissection in pregnancy---bentall procedure concomitant with cesarean section

Author(s): Guo Changfa | Xu Demin | Wang Chunsheng
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Mucoepidermoid carcinoma of the lung: a case report

Author(s): Kitada Masahiro | Matsuda Yoshinari | Sato Kazuhiro | Hayashi Satoshi | Ishibashi Kei | Miyokawa Naoyuki | Sasajima Tadahiro
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Safety and Effectiveness of two treatment regimes with tranexamic acid to minimize inflammatory response in elective cardiopulmonary bypass patients: a randomized double-blind, dose-dependent, phase IV clinical trial

Author(s): Jiménez Juan | Iribarren José | Brouard Maitane | Hernández Domingo | Palmero Salomé | Jiménez Alejandro | Lorente Leonardo | Machado Patricia | Borreguero Juan | Raya José | Martín Beatriz | Pérez Rosalía | Martínez Rafael | Mora María
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Surgical treatment of aortobronchial fistula after thoracic endograft failure

Author(s): Dell'Aquila Angelo | Mastrobuoni Stefano | Gallo Alina | Olavide Isidro | Martin-Trenor Alejandro
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Complex pleural empyema can be safely treated with vacuum-assisted closure

Author(s): Sziklavari Zsolt | Grosser Christian | Neu Reiner | Schemm Rudolf | Kortner Ariane | Szöke Tamas | Hofmann Hans-Stefan
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Surgical treatment for pulmonary metastases from esophageal carcinoma after definitive chemoradiotherapy: Experience from a single institution

Author(s): Kozu Yoshiki | Sato Hiroshi | Tsubosa Yasuhiro | Ogawa Hirofumi | Yasui Hirofumi | Kondo Haruhiko
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Intensified thermal management for patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI)

Author(s): Brandes Ivo | Jipp Marc | Popov Aron | Seipelt Ralf | Quintel Michael | Bräuer Anselm
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
PEEP-ZEEP technique: cardiorespiratory repercussions in mechanically ventilated patients submitted to a coronary artery bypass graft surgery

Author(s): Herbst-Rodrigues Marcus | Carvalho Vitor | Auler José | Feltrim Maria
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Comparative evaluation of left ventricular mass regression after aortic valve replacement: a prospective randomized analysis

Author(s): Doss Mirko | Wood Jeffrey | Kiessling Arndt | Moritz Anton
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Delayed intracardial shunting and hypoxemia after massive pulmonary embolism in a patient with a biventricular assist device

Author(s): Weig Thomas | Dolch Michael | Frey Lorenz | Bruegger Dirk | Boekstegers Peter | Sodian Ralf | Irlbeck Michael
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Prosthetic valve endocarditis caused by Staphylococcus capitis: report of 4 cases

Author(s): Takano Tamaki | Ohtsu Yoshinori | Terasaki Takamitsu | Wada Yuko | Amano Jun
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Cystic mucinous adenocarcinoma of the lung: a case report

Author(s): Cabibi Daniela | Sciuto Antonio | Geraci Girolamo | Lo Nigro Chiara | Modica Giuseppe | Cajozzo Massimo
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Cavernostomy x Resection for Pulmonary Aspergilloma: A 32-Year History

Author(s): Cesar Jorge | Resende Jose | Amaral Nilson | Alves Carla | Vilhena Alyne | Silva Frederico
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Prognostic factors of atrial fibrillation following elective coronary artery bypass grafting: the impact of quantified intraoperative myocardial ischemia

Author(s): Koletsis Efstratios | Prokakis Christos | Crockett James | Dedeilias Panagiotis | Panagiotou Matthew | Panagopoulos Nikolaos | Anastasiou Nikolaos | Dougenis Dimitrios | Apostolakis Efstratios
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Long-term myocardial recovery after mitral valve replacement in noncompaction cardiomyopathy

Author(s): Bhat Tariq | Costantino Thomas | Bhat Hilal | Olkovsky Yefim | Akhtar Muhammad | Teli Sumaya | Culliford Alfred
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Intraoperative device closure of atrial septal defects in the Older Population

Author(s): Zhang Hui | Chen Qiang | Chen Liang-Wan | Cao Hua | Zhang Gui-Can | Chen Dao-Zhong
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
A silent gigantic solitary fibrous tumor of the pleura: case report

Author(s): Furukawa Nobuyuki | Hansky Bert | Niedermeyer Jost | Gummert Jan | Renner Andre
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Surgical treatment of giant plexiform neurofibroma associated with pectus excavatum

Author(s): Ji Yi | Xu Bing | Wang Xuejun | Liu Wenying | Chen Siyuan
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Major bleeding during negative pressure wound/V.A.C.® - therapy for postsurgical deep sternal wound infection - a critical appraisal

Author(s): van Wingerden Jan | Segers Patrique | Jekel Lilian
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Thrombotic gene polymorphisms and postoperative outcome after coronary artery bypass graft surgery

Author(s): Emiroglu Ozan | Durdu Serkan | Egin Yonca | Akar Ahmet | Alakoc Yesim | Zaim Cagin | Ozyurda Umit | Akar Nejat
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Surgery for pseudoaneurysm of the ascending aorta under moderate hypothermia

Author(s): Jung Tae-Eun | Lee Dong-Hyup
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Thoracoscopic resection of thoracic esophageal duplication cyst containing ectopic pancreatic tissue in adult

Author(s): Takemura Masashi | Yoshida Kayo | Morimura Keiichirou
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Oesophageal Perforation: A diagnostic and therapeutic challenge in a resource limited setting. A report of three cases

Author(s): Balumuka Deo | Chalya Phillipo | Mahalu William
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Total thoracoscopic lung segmentectomy of anterior basal segment of the right lower lobe (RS8) for NSCLC stage IA (case report)

Author(s): Miyajima Masahiro | Watanabe Atsushi | Uehara Mayuko | Obama Takuro | Nakazawa Junji | Nakajiima Tomohiro | Ogura Keishi | Higami Tetsuya
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Logistic Organ Dysfunction Score (LODS): A reliable postoperative risk management score also in cardiac surgical patients?

Author(s): Heldwein Matthias | Badreldin Akmal | Doerr Fabian | Lehmann Thomas | Bayer Ole | Doenst Torsten | Hekmat Khosro
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Outcomes of single-stage total arch replacement via clamshell incision

Author(s): Iwasaki Hiroto | Satoh Hisashi | Ishizaka Toru | Matsuda Hikaru
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Video assisted thoracoscopic resection of a posterior mediastinal Castleman's tumor

Author(s): Shetty Shohan | Brenes Robert | Panait Lucian | Sanchez Juan
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Treatment of gram-positive deep sternal wound infections in cardiac surgery -experiences with daptomycin-

Author(s): Popov Aron | Schmitto Jan | Jebran Ahmad | Bireta Christian | Friedrich Martin | Rajaruthnam Direndra | Coskun Kasim | Braeuer Anselm | Hinz Jose | Tirilomis Theodor | Schoendube Friedrich
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Impact of repeated percutaneous coronary intervention on long-term survival after subsequent coronary artery bypass surgery

Author(s): Sakaguchi Genichi | Shimamoto Takeshi | Komiya Tatsuhiko
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Risk analysis and outcome of mediastinal wound and deep mediastinal wound infections with specific emphasis to omental transposition

Author(s): Parissis Haralabos | Al-Alao Bassel | Soo Alan | Orr David | Young Vincent
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Multiple right-sided pulmonary nodules: metastatic cancer or resectable early stage tumor?

Author(s): Cioffi Ugo | Raveglia Federico | De Simone Matilde | Valenti Vincenzo | Ciulla Michele | Baisi Alessandro
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Why are heart operations postponed?

Author(s): Tagarakis Georgios | Karangelis Dimos | Voucharas Christos | Daskalopoulos Marios | Koufakis Theocharis | Mouzaki Maria | Lampoura Stefania | Papadopoulos Dimitrios | Sataitidis Ilias | Tsilimingas Nikolaos
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Effect of short-acting beta blocker on the cardiac recovery after cardiopulmonary bypass

Author(s): Sun Jie | Ding Zhengnian | Qian Yanning
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Prevalence of Dysglycemia Among Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery Patients with No Previous Diabetic History

Author(s): McGinn Joseph | Shariff Masood | Bhat Tariq | Azab Basem | Molloy William | Quattrocchi Elaena | Farid Mina | Eichorn Ann | Dlugacz Yosef | Silverman Robert
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Impact of aprotinin and renal function on mortality: a retrospective single center analysis

Author(s): Schloss Brian | Gulati Parul | Yu Lianbo | Abdel-Rasoul Mahmoud | O'Brien William | Von Visger Jon | Awad Hamdy
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
A successfully thrombolysed acute inferior myocardial infarction due to type A aortic dissection with lethal consequences: the importance of early cardiac echocardiography

Author(s): Tsigkas Grigorios | Kasimis Georgios | Theodoropoulos Konstantinos | Chouchoulis Konstantinos | Baikoussis Nikolaos | Apostolakis Efstratios | Bousoula Eleni | Moulias Athanasios | Alexopoulos Dimitrios
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Subcoronary versus supracoronary aortic stenosis. an experimental evaluation

Author(s): Sorensen Mette | Hasenkam J Michael | Jensen Henrik | Sloth Erik
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Giant endobronchial hamartoma resected by fiberoptic bronchoscopy electrosurgical snaring

Author(s): Mondello Baldassare | Lentini Salvatore | Buda Carmelo | Monaco Francesco | Familiari Dario | Sibilio Michele | La Rocca Annunziata | Barresi Pietro | Cavallari Vittorio | Monaco Maurizio | Barone Mario
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Does physiotherapy reduce the incidence of postoperative complications in patients following pulmonary resection via thoracotomy? a protocol for a randomised controlled trial

Author(s): Reeve Julie | Nicol Kristine | Stiller Kathy | McPherson Kathryn | Denehy Linda
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Hydroxyethyl starch versus Ringer solution in cardiopulmonary bypass prime solutions (a randomized controlled trial)

Author(s): Tiryakioğlu Osman | Yıldız Gürdeniz | Vural Hakan | Goncu Tugrul | Ozyazıcıoglu Ahmet | Yavuz Şenol
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Pulmonary valve endocarditis caused by right ventricular outflow obstruction in association with sinus of valsalva aneurysm: a case report

Author(s): Nishida Katsufumi | Fukuyama Osamu | Nakamura Dean
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Survival benefit of coronary-artery bypass grafting accounted for deaths in those who remained untreated

Author(s): Sobolev Boris | Fradet Guy | Hayden Robert | Kuramoto Lisa | Levy Adrian | FitzGerald Mark
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
On-pump beating heart coronary surgery for high risk patients requiring emergency multiple coronary artery bypass grafting

Author(s): Ferrari Enrico | Stalder Nicolas | von Segesser Ludwig
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Cardiac retransplantation is an efficacious therapy for primary cardiac allograft failure

Author(s): Atluri Pavan | Hiesinger William | Gorman Robert | Pochettino Alberto | Jessup Mariell | Acker Michael | Morris Rohinton | Woo Y Joseph
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Why can pulmonary vein stenoses created by radiofrequency catheter ablation worsen during and after follow-up ? A potential explanation

Author(s): Doriot Pierre-André | Dorsaz Pierre-André | Shah Dipen
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Accelerated intimal hyperplasia in aortocoronary internal mammary vein grafts in minipigs

Author(s): Popov Aron | Dorge Hilmar | Hinz Jose | Schmitto Jan | Stojanovic Tomislav | Seipelt Ralf | Didilis Vassilios | Schoendube Friedrich
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Concomitant ablation of atrial fibrillation in octogenarians: an observational study

Author(s): Grubitzsch Herko | Beholz Sven | Dohmen Pascal | Dushe Simon | Konertz Wolfgang
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Alterations in plasma soluble vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-1 (sFlt-1) concentrations during coronary artery bypass graft surgery: relationships with post-operative complications

Author(s): Denizot Yves | Leguyader Alexandre | Cornu Elisabeth | Laskar Marc | Orsel Isabelle | Vincent Christelle | Nathan Nathalie
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Left atrial giant thrombus infected by Escherichia Coli. Case report

Author(s): Dedeilias Panagiotis | Roussakis Antonios | Koletsis Efstratios | Zervakis Dimitrios | Hountis Panagiotis | Prokakis Christos | Balaka Christina | Bolos Konstantinos
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Does preservation of the sub-valvular apparatus during mitral valve replacement affect long-term survival and quality of life? A Microsimulation Study

Author(s): Rao Christopher | Hart Jonathan | Chow Andre | Siannis Fotios | Tsalafouta Polyxeni | Murtuza Bari | Darzi Ara | Wells Frank | Athanasiou Thanos
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Long term survival after coronary endarterectomy in patients undergoing combined coronary and valvular surgery – a fifteen year experience

Author(s): Kumar Sanjay | Agarwala Sandeep | Talbot Charlie | Nair R Unnikrishnan
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
VATS intraoperative tattooing to facilitate solitary pulmonary nodule resection

Author(s): Willekes Lourens | Boutros Cherif | Goldfarb Michael
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Influence of ultra-low dose Aprotinin on thoracic surgical operations: a prospective randomized trial

Author(s): Apostolakis Efstratios | Panagopoulos Nikolaos | Koletsis Efstratios | Crockett James | Stamou-Kouki Helen | Sourgiadaki Efrosini | Filos Kriton | Dougenis Dimitrios
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Factors which influence the cardiac surgeon's decision not to operate on patients referred for consideration of surgery

Author(s): Waterworth Paul | Soon Sing | Govindraj Rohith | Sivaprakasam Rajesh | Jackson Mark | Grayson Antony
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Surgical strategy to prevent cardiac injury during reoperation in infants

Author(s): Knott-Craig Christopher | Goldberg Steven | Kirklin James
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Coronary artery aneurysm: case report

Author(s): Everett Jeffrey | Burkhart Harold
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Use of continuous subcutaneous anesthetic infusion in cardiac surgical patients after median sternotomy

Author(s): Koukis Ioannis | Argiriou Mihalis | Dimakopoulou Antonia | Panagiotakopoulos Victor | Theakos Nikolaos | Charitos Christos
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Length of pressure-controlled reperfusion is critical for reducing ischaemia-reperfusion injury in an isolated rabbit lung model

Author(s): Guth Stefan | Prüfer Diethard | Kramm Thorsten | Mayer Eckhard
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Modifiable risk factors remain significant causes of medium term mortality after first time Coronary artery bypass grafting

Author(s): Kunadian Babu | Dunning Joel | Millner Russell
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
No hypoperfusion is produced in the epicardium during application of myocardial topical negative pressure in a porcine model

Author(s): Lindstedt Sandra | Malmsjö Malin | Ingemansson Richard
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Augmentation index assessed by applanation tonometry is elevated in Marfan Syndrome

Author(s): Payne Rupert | Hilling-Smith Roland | Webb David | Maxwell Simon | Denvir Martin
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Effect of surgeon on transprosthetic gradients after aortic valve replacement with Freestyle® stentless bioprosthesis and its consequences: A follow-up study in 587 patients

Author(s): Albert Alexander | Florath Ines | Rosendahl Ulrich | Hassanein Wael | Hodenberg Eberhard | Bauer Stefan | Ennker Ina | Ennker Jürgen
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Video-assisted mediastinoscopy (VAM) for surgical resection of ectopic parathyroid adenoma

Author(s): Tcherveniakov Peter | Menon Ashvini | Milton Richard | Papagiannopoulos Kostas | Lansdown Mark | Thorpe James
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
The effect of total arterial grafting on medium-term outcomes following coronary artery bypass grafting

Author(s): Légaré Jean-Francois | Hassan Ansar | Buth Karen | Sullivan John
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Monitoring of oxidative and metabolic stress during cardiac surgery by means of breath biomarkers: an observational study

Author(s): Pabst Florian | Miekisch Wolfram | Fuchs Patricia | Kischkel Sabine | Schubert Jochen
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Release of soluble vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-1 (sFlt-1) during coronary artery bypass surgery

Author(s): Denizot Yves | Leguyader Alexandre | Cornu Elisabeth | Laskar Marc | Orsel Isabelle | Vincent Christelle | Nathan Nathalie
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Efficacy of chordal cutting in alleviating ischemic mitral regurgitation: insights from 3-dimensional echocardiography

Author(s): Sai-Sudhakar Chittoor | Vandse Rashmi | Armen Todd | Bickle Katherine | Nathan Nadia
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Use of activated recombinant factor VII for severe coagulopathy post ventricular assist device or orthotopic heart transplant

Author(s): Gandhi Manish | Pierce Richard | Zhang Lini | Moon Marc | Despotis George | Moazami Nader
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Aortic valve replacement in octogenarians

Author(s): Bose Amal | Aitchison James | Dark John
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Burkitt lymphoma masquerading as cardiac tamponade

Author(s): Kaul Pankaj | Javangula Kalyana
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Non-invasive assessment of coronary artery bypass graft patency using 16-slice computed tomography angiography

Author(s): Houslay Emma | Lawton Tristan | Sengupta Anshuman | Uren Neal | McKillop Graham | Newby David
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Concomitant mitral valve surgery with aortic valve replacement: a 21-year experience with a single mechanical prosthesis

Author(s): McGonigle Niall | Jones J Mark | Sidhu Pushpinder | MacGowan Simon
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
New device for saphenous vein-to-aorta proximal anastomosis without side-clamping

Author(s): Tappainer Ernesto
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Skeletonization of radial and gastroepiploic conduits in coronary artery bypass surgery

Author(s): Massey Rachel | Warren Oliver | Szczeklik Michal | Wallace Sophie | Leff Daniel | Kokotsakis John | Darzi Ara | Athanasiou Thanos
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Ulcerated calcification of the interventricular septum causing Transient Ischemic Attacks: Case Report

Author(s): Panagiotou Matthew | Markakis Kostas | Mourtzis Nikolaos | Economidis Stella | Crockett James | Koletsis Efstratios
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Tumoral and non-tumoral trachea stenoses: evaluation with three-dimensional CT and virtual bronchoscopy

Author(s): Koletsis Efstratios | Kalogeropoulou Christine | Prodromaki Eleni | Kagadis George | Katsanos Konstantinos | Spiropoulos Konstantinos | Petsas Theodore | Nikiforidis George | Dougenis Dimitris
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Factors associated with excessive bleeding in cardiopulmonary bypass patients: a nested case-control study

Author(s): Jimenez Rivera Juan | Iribarren Jose | Raya Jose | Nassar Ibrahim | Lorente Leonardo | Perez Rosalia | Brouard Maitane | Lorenzo Jose | Garrido Pilar | Barrios Ysamar | Diaz Maribel | Alarco Blas | Martinez Rafael | Mora Maria
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Left ventricle remodelling by double-patch sandwich technique

Author(s): Tappainer Ernesto | Fiorani Vinicio | Pederzolli Nicola | Manfredi Jacopo | Nocchi Andrea | Zogno Mario
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Apical ballooning syndrome complicated by acute severe mitral regurgitation with left ventricular outflow obstruction – Case report

Author(s): Chandrasegaram Manju | Celermajer David | Wilson Michael
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Donor heart selection: the outcome of "unacceptable" donors

Author(s): Khasati Noman | Machaal Ali | Barnard Jim | Yonan Nizar
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Factors influencing the outcome of paediatric cardiac surgical patients during extracorporeal circulatory support

Author(s): Balasubramanian Sendhil | Tiruvoipati Ravindranath | Amin Mohammed | Aabideen Kanakkande | Peek Giles | Sosnowski Andrew | Firmin Richard
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
UK waiting time targets in lung cancer treatment: are they achievable? Results of a prospective tracking study

Author(s): Devbhandari Mohan | Soon Sing | Quennell Pauline | Barber Philip | Krysiak Piotr | Shah Rajesh | Jones Mark
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Influence of hypothermia on right atrial cardiomyocyte apoptosis in patients undergoing aortic valve replacement

Author(s): Castedo Evaristo | Castejón Raquel | Monguio Emilio | Ramis Sebastian | Montero Carlos | Serrano-Fiz Santiago | Burgos Raul | Escudero Cristina | Ugarte Juan
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Implantable cardioverter-defibrillators improve survival after coronary artery bypass grafting in patients with severely impaired left ventricular function

Author(s): Al-Dadah Ashraf | Voeller Rochus | Rahgozar Paymon | Lawton Jennifer | Moon Marc | Pasque Michael | Damiano Ralph | Moazami Nader
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
17β-estradiol effects on human coronaries and grafts employed in myocardial revascularization: a preliminary study

Author(s): Polvani Gianluca | Barili Fabio | Rossoni Giuseppe | Dainese Luca | Ossola Manuela | Topkara Veli | Grillo Francesco | Penza Eleonora | Tremoli Elena | Biglioli Paolo
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Coronary by-pass for bad ventricle; adoption of "hybrid-pump" bypass

Author(s): Nurözler Feza | Kutlu S Tolga | Küçük Güngör
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
A new shape for an old function: lasting effect of a physiologic surgical restoration of the left ventricle

Author(s): Cirillo Marco | Amaducci Andrea | Villa Emmanuel | Tomba Margherita | Brunelli Federico | Mhagna Zen | Troise Giovanni | Quaini Eugenio
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Use of intraventricular ribbon gauze to reduce particulate emboli during aortic valve replacement

Author(s): Loubani Mahmoud | Von Petius Daniel | Ridley Paul
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Antibiotics are not needed during tube thoracostomy for spontaneous pneumothorax: an observational case study

Author(s): Olgac Guven | Aydogmus Umit | Mulazimoglu Lutfiye | Kutlu Cemal
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Management approach for recurrent spontaneous pneumothorax in consecutive pregnancies based on clinical and radiographic findings

Author(s): Sills Eric | Meinecke Henry | Dixson George | Johnson Alan
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Detected troponin elevation is associated with high early mortality after lung resection for cancer

Author(s): Lim Eric | Li Choy Li | Flaks Lydia | Mussa Shafi | Van Tornout Fillip | Van Leuven Marc | Parry G Wyn
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Anticipating pulmonary complications after thoracotomy: the FLAM Score

Author(s): Leo Francesco | Venissac Nicolas | Pop Daniel | Anziani Marylene | Leon Maria | Mouroux Jérôme
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Intermediate and high peri-operative cardiac enzyme release following isolated coronary artery bypass surgery are independently associated with higher one-year mortality

Author(s): Newall N | Oo AY | Palmer ND | Grayson AD | Hine TJ | Stables RH | Fabri BM | Ramsdale DR
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Cumulative incidence for wait-list death in relation to length of queue for coronary-artery bypass grafting: a cohort study

Author(s): Sobolev Boris | Kuramoto Lisa | Levy Adrian | Hayden Robert
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Complications after endovascular stent-grafting of thoracic aortic diseases

Author(s): Piffaretti Gabriele | Tozzi Matteo | Lomazzi Chiara | Rivolta Nicola | Caronno Roberto | Castelli Patrizio
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Effects of autologous bone marrow stem cell transplantation on beta-adrenoceptor density and electrical activation pattern in a rabbit model of non-ischemic heart failure

Author(s): Dhein Stefan | Garbade Jens | Rouabah Djazia | Abraham Getu | Ungemach Fritz-Rupert | Schneider Katja | Ullmann Cris | Aupperle Heike | Gummert Jan | Mohr Friedrich-Wilhelm
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Ischemia monitoring in off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery using intravascular near-infrared spectroscopy

Author(s): Bernet Franziska | Reineke David | Zerkowski Hans-Reinhard | Baykut Doan
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Comparison of flow characteristics and vascular reactivity of radial artery and long saphenous vein grafts [NCT00139399]

Author(s): Chong William | Collins Peter | Webb Carolyn | De Souza Anthony | Pepper John | Hayward Christopher | Moat Neil
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Does prophylactic sotalol and magnesium decrease the incidence of atrial fibrillation following coronary artery bypass surgery: a propensity-matched analysis

Author(s): Aerra V | Kuduvalli M | Moloto AN | Srinivasan AK | Grayson AD | Fabri BM | Oo AY
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Combined subsegmentectomy: postoperative pulmonary function compared to multiple segmental resection

Author(s): Yoshimoto Kentaro | Nomori Hiroaki | Mori Takeshi | Ohba Yasuomi | Shiraishi Kenji | Ikeda Koei
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
High prevalence of lung cancer in a surgical cohort of lung cancer patients a decade after smoking cessation

Author(s): Mong Cindy | Garon Edward | Fuller Clark | Mahtabifard Ali | Mirocha James | Mosenifar Zab | McKenna Robert
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
A comparative study of four intensive care outcome prediction models in cardiac surgery patients

Author(s): Doerr Fabian | Badreldin Akmal | Heldwein Matthias | Bossert Torsten | Richter Markus | Lehmann Thomas | Bayer Ole | Hekmat Khosro
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Surgical reconstruction of the left main coronary artery with patch-angioplasty

Author(s): Martinovic Ivo | Greve Hans
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
En bloc Extended Total Thymectomy and Extrapleural Pneumonectomy in Masaoka stage IVA Thymomas

Author(s): Yang Hee | Yoon Yoo | Kim Hong | Choi Yong | Kim Kwhanmien | Shim Young | Han Jungho | Kim Jhingook
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Is there any cardioprotective role of Taurine during cold ischemic period following global myocardial ischemia?

Author(s): Sahin Mehmet | Yucel Orhan | Guler Adem | Doganci Suat | Jahollari Artan | Cingoz Faruk | Arslan Sıddık | Gamsizkan Mehmet | Yaman Halil | Demirkilic Ufuk
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Carotid shunt provides cerebral protection during emergency coronary artery bypass grafting in a patient with bilateral high grade carotid stenosis: a case report

Author(s): Bellos John | Kogerakis Nektarios | Kiriazis Charalampos | Gougoulakis Alexandros | Panagiotou Matthew
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Remote preconditioning in normal and hypertrophic rat hearts

Author(s): Voucharas Christos | Lazou Antigoni | Triposkiadis Filippos | Tsilimingas Nikolaos
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Rationale and design of a proof-of-concept trial investigating the effect of uninterrupted perioperative (par)enteral nutrition on amino acid profile, cardiomyocytes structure, and cardiac perfusion and metabolism of patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting

Author(s): Visser Marlieke | Davids Mariska | Verberne Hein | Kok Wouter | Niessen Hans | van Venrooij Lenny | Cocchieri Riccardo | Wisselink Willem | de Mol Bas | van Leeuwen Paul
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Stromal Vascular Fraction Transplantation as an Alternative Therapy for Ischemic Heart Failure: Anti-inflammatory Role

Author(s): Premaratne Goditha | Ma Li-Ping | Fujita Masatoshi | Lin Xue | Bollano Entela | Fu Michael
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
The challenge to verify ceramide's role of apoptosis induction in human cardiomyocytes - a pilot study

Author(s): Usta Engin | Mustafi Migdat | Artunc Ferruh | Walker Tobias | Voth Vladimir | Aebert Hermann | Ziemer Gerhard
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Impact of concomitant aortic regurgitation on long-term outcome after surgical aortic valve replacement in patients with severe aortic stenosis

Author(s): Catovic Suad | Popovic Zoran | Tasic Nebojsa | Nezic Dusko | Milojevic Predrag | Djukanovic Bosko | Gradinac Sinisa | Angelkov Lazar | Otasevic Petar
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Extracorporeal life support in pediatric cardiac dysfunction

Author(s): Coskun Kasim | Coskun Sinan | Popov Aron | Hinz Jose | El-Arousy Mahmoud | Schmitto Jan | Kececioglu Deniz | Koerfer Reiner
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Demonstration of the histopathological and immunohistochemical effects of a novel hemostatic agent, ankaferd blood stopper, on vascular tissue in a rat aortic bleeding model

Author(s): Kandemir Ozer | Buyukates Mustafa | Kandemir Nilufer | Aktunc Erol | Gul Aylin | Gul Sanser | Turan S Akin
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Myocardial revascularization using on-pump beating heart among patients with left ventricular dysfunction

Author(s): Darwazah Ahmad | Bader Vivian | Isleem Ismail | Helwa Khalil
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Long-term results of diaphragmatic plication in adults with unilateral diaphragm paralysis

Author(s): Celik Sezai | Celik Muharrem | Aydemir Bulent | Tunckaya Cemalettin | Okay Tamer | Dogusoy Ilgaz
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Three-dimension structure of ventricular myocardial fibers after myocardial infarction

Author(s): Gao Changqing | Ye Weihua | Li Libin
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
The reported thoracic injuries in Homer's Iliad

Author(s): Apostolakis Efstratios | Apostolaki Georgia | Apostolaki Mary | Chorti Maria
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Does left atrial volume affect exercise capacity of heart transplant recipients?

Author(s): Abdul-Waheed Mohammad | Yousuf Mian | Kelly Stephanie | Arena Ross | Ying Jun | Naz Tehmina | Dunlap Stephanie | Shizukuda Yukitaka
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Bone healing after median sternotomy: A comparison of two hemostatic devices

Author(s): Vestergaard Rikke | Jensen Henrik | Vind-Kezunovic Stefan | Jakobsen Thomas | Søballe Kjeld | Hasenkam John
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Presentation and management of keloid scarring following median sternotomy: a case study

Author(s): Patel Rikesh | Papaspyros Sotiris | Javangula Kalyana | Nair Unnikrishnan
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Insulin resistance, adiponectin and adverse outcomes following elective cardiac surgery: a prospective follow-up study

Author(s): Mikkelsen Martin | Hansen Troels | Gjedsted Jakob | Andersen Niels | Christensen Thomas | Hjortdal Vibeke | Johnsen Søren
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Comparison of side effects of oxytetracycline and talc pleurodesis: an experimental study

Author(s): Gözübüyük Alper | Özpolat Berkant | Çiçek Ali | Çaylak Hasan | Yücel Orhan | Kavaklı Kuthan | Gürkök Sedat | Genç Onur
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Chylothorax after surgery on congenital heart disease in newborns and infants -risk factors and efficacy of MCT-diet

Author(s): Biewer Eva | Zürn Christoph | Arnold Raoul | Glöckler Martin | Schulte-Mönting Jürgen | Schlensak Christian | Dittrich Sven
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Video-assisted mediastinoscopic transhiatal esophagectomy combined with laparoscopy for esophageal cancer

Author(s): Wu Bin | Xue Lei | Qiu Ming | Zheng Xiangmin | Zhong Lei | Qin Xiong | Xu Zhifei
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
The effect of tight glycaemic control, during and after cardiac surgery, on patient mortality and morbidity: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Author(s): Haga Kristin | McClymont Katie | Clarke Scott | Grounds Rebecca | Ng Ka | Glyde Daniel | Loveless Robert | Carter Gordon | Alston R Peter
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Early innate immune events induced by prolonged cold ischemia exacerbate allograft vasculopathy

Author(s): Devitt Jennifer | King Chelsey | Lee Timothy | Hancock Friesen Camille
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Effects on heart pumping function when using foam and gauze for negative pressure wound therapy of sternotomy wounds

Author(s): Malmsjö Malin | Lindstedt Sandra | Ingemansson Richard
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Pattern and outcome of chest injuries at Bugando Medical Centre in Northwestern Tanzania

Author(s): Lema Monafisha | Chalya Phillipo | Mabula Joseph | Mahalu William
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Effect of pentoxifylline on preventing acute kidney injury after cardiac surgery by measuring urinary neutrophil gelatinase - associated lipocalin

Author(s): Barkhordari Khosro | Karimi Abbasali | Shafiee Akbar | Soltaninia Hasan | Khatami Mohammad | Abbasi Kiomars | Yousefshahi Fardin | Haghighat Babak | Brown Virginia
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Variety of transversus thoracis muscle in relation to the internal thoracic artery: an autopsy study of 120 subjects

Author(s): Jelev Lazar | Hristov Stanislav | Ovtscharoff Wladimir
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Analysis on the clinical features of 22 basaloid squamous cell carcinoma of the lung

Author(s): Wang Li | Wang Lei | Kwauk Sabrina | Woo Jennifer | Wu Li | Zhu Hong | Zhan Li | Sun Na | Zhang Lei
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Prevention of Pulmonary Complications of Pneumoperitoneum in Rats

Author(s): Karapolat Sami | Gezer Suat | Yildirim Umran | Dumlu Talha | Karapolat Banu | Ozaydin Ismet | Yasar Mehmet | Iskender Abdulkadir | Kandis Hayati | Saritas Ayhan
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Prevalence of and risk factors for perioperative arrhythmias in neonates and children after cardiopulmonary bypass: continuous holter monitoring before and for three days after surgery

Author(s): Grosse-Wortmann Lars | Kreitz Suzanna | Grabitz Ralph | Vazquez-Jimenez Jaime | Messmer Bruno | von Bernuth Goetz | Seghaye Marie-Christine
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Early and mid term mortality after coronary artery bypass grafting in women depends on the surgical protocol: retrospective analysis of 3441 on- and off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting procedures

Author(s): Eifert Sandra | Kilian Eckehard | Beiras-Fernandez Andres | Juchem Gerd | Reichart Bruno | Lamm Peter
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Long term follow up results of sequential left internal thoracic artery grafts on severe left anterior descending artery disease

Author(s): Mert Murat | Cetin Gurkan | Yildiz Cenk | Ugurlucan Murat | Caglar Ilker | Ozkara Ahmet | Akcevin Atif | Bakay Cihat
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Clinicopathological characteristics of resected adenosquamous cell carcinoma of the lung: Risk of coexistent double cancer

Author(s): Uramoto Hidetaka | Yamada Sohsuke | Hanagiri Takeshi
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Antiphospholipid syndrome; its implication in cardiovascular diseases: a review

Author(s): Koniari Ioanna | Siminelakis Stavros | Baikoussis Nikolaos | Papadopoulos Georgios | Goudevenos John | Apostolakis Efstratios
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Five-year follow-up of angiographic disease progression after medicine, angioplasty, or surgery

Author(s): Borges Jorge | Lopes Neuza | Soares Paulo | Góis Aécio | Stolf Noedir | Oliveira Sergio | Hueb Whady | Ramires Jose
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Is mitral valve repair superior to replacement for chronic ischemic mitral regurgitation with left ventricular dysfunction?

Author(s): Qiu Zhibing | Chen Xin | Xu Ming | Jiang Yingshuo | Xiao Liqiong | Liu LeLe | Wang Liming
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Comparison of two protective lung ventilatory regimes on oxygenation during one-lung ventilation: a randomized controlled trial

Author(s): Montes Félix | Pardo Daniel | Charrís Hernán | Tellez Luis | Garzón Juan | Osorio Camilo
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Effects of inosine on reperfusion injury after cardiopulmonary bypass

Author(s): Veres Gábor | Radovits Tamás | Seres Leila | Horkay Ferenc | Karck Matthias | Szabó Gábor
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Intra-abdominal hypertension due to heparin - induced retroperitoneal hematoma in patients with ventricle assist devices: report of four cases and review of the literature

Author(s): Daliakopoulos Stavros | Schaedel Manja | Klimatsidas Michael | Spiliopoulos Sotirios | Koerfer Reiner | Tenderich Gero
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Primary glomangiosarcoma of the lung: A case report

Author(s): Kleontas Athanassios | Barbetakis Nikolaos | Asteriou Christos | Nikolaidou Anastasia | Baliaka Aggeliki | Kokkori Ioanna | Konstantinou Eleftheria | Grigoriou Anna | Antzel Jacob
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Wound contraction and macro-deformation during negative pressure therapy of sternotomy wounds

Author(s): Torbrand Christian | Ugander Martin | Engblom Henrik | Arheden Håkan | Ingemansson Richard | Malmsjö Malin
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Using quantitative breath sound measurements to predict lung function following resection

Author(s): Morice Rodolfo | Jimenez Carlos | Eapen Georgie | Mehran Reza | Keus Leendert | Ost David
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Papillary fibroelastoma of the aortic valve - a case report and literature review

Author(s): Jha Neerod | Khouri Michael | Murphy Donogh | Salustri Alessandro | Khan Javed | Saleh Moataz | Von Canal Friederike | Augustin Norbert
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Successful C1 inhibitor short-term prophylaxis during redo mitral valve replacement in a patient with hereditary angioedema

Author(s): Bernstein Jonathan | Coleman Suzanne | Bonnin Arturo
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Neutrophil mediated smooth muscle cell loss precedes allograft vasculopathy

Author(s): King Chelsey | Devitt Jennifer | Lee Timothy | Hancock Friesen Camille
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Early impact of aortic wrapping on patients undergoing aortic valve replacement with mild to moderate ascending aorta dilatation

Author(s): Ang Keng-Leong | Raheel Furqan | Bajaj Amrita | Sosnowski Andrzej | Galiñanes Manuel
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Effective cardiac resynchronization therapy for an adolescent patient with dilated cardiomyopathy seven years after mitral valve replacement and septal anterior ventricular exclusion

Author(s): Mima Takahiro | Baba Shiro | Yokoo Noritaka | Kaichi Shinji | Doi Takahiro | Doi Hiraku | Heike Toshio
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Short term outcomes of total arterial coronary revascularization in patients above 65 years: a propensity score analysis

Author(s): Hassanein Wael | Hegazy Yasser | Albert Alexander | Ennker Ina | Rosendahl Ulrich | Bauer Stefan | Ennker Juergen
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Relative adrenal insufficiency and hemodynamic status in cardiopulmonary bypass surgery patients. A prospective cohort study

Author(s): Iribarren José | Jiménez Juan | Hernández Domingo | Lorenzo Lisset | Brouard Maitane | Milena Antonio | Mora María | Martínez Rafael
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Off-pump versus on-pump coronary artery bypass grafting in acute coronary syndrome: a clinical analysis

Author(s): Kaya Kaan | Cavolli Raif | Telli Alpaslan | Soyal Mehmet | Aslan Alp | Gokaslan Gökhan | Mursel Şahin | Tasoz Refik
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Preoperative ejection fraction as a predictor of survival after coronary artery bypass grafting: comparison with a matched general population

Author(s): Soliman Hamad Mohamed | van Straten Albert | Schönberger Jacques | ter Woorst Joost | de Wolf Andre | Martens Elisabeth | van Zundert André
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Early and late morbidity and mortality and life expectancy following thoracoscopic talc insufflation for control of malignant pleural effusions: a review of 400 cases

Author(s): Barbetakis Nikolaos | Asteriou Christos | Papadopoulou Fani | Samanidis Georgios | Paliouras Dimitrios | Kleontas Athanassios | Lyriti Konstantina | Katsikas Ioannis | Tsilikas Christodoulos
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Thrombospondin-1 null mice are resistant to hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension

Author(s): Ochoa Cristhiaan | Yu Lunyin | Al-Ansari Essam | Hales Charles | Quinn Deborah
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Ablation of atrial fibrillation with the Epicor system: a prospective observational trial to evaluate safety and efficacy and predictors of success

Author(s): Schopka Simon | Schmid Christof | Keyser Andreas | Kortner Ariane | Tafelmeier Julia | Diez Claudius | Rupprecht Leopold | Hilker Michael
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Mitral valve replacement via right thoracotomy approach for prevention of mediastinitis in a female patient with long-term uncontrolled diabetes mellitus: a case report

Author(s): Fukunaga Naoto | Hashimoto Takashi | Ozu Yasuhisa | Komori Shigeru | Shomura Yu | Fujiwara Hiroshi | Nasu Michihiro | Okada Yukikatsu
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Postoperative peri-axillary seroma following axillary artery cannulation for surgical treatment of acute type A aortic dissection

Author(s): Apostolakis Efstratios | Baikoussis Nikolaos | Katsanos Konstantinos | Karanikolas Menelaos
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Autonomic cardiovascular dysregulation as a potential mechanism underlying depression and coronary artery bypass grafting surgery outcomes

Author(s): Dao Tam | Youssef Nagy | Gopaldas Raja | Chu Danny | Bakaeen Faisal | Wear Emily | Menefee Deleene
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Baseline cerebral oximetry values in cardiac and vascular surgery patients: a prospective observational study

Author(s): Baikoussis Nikolaos | Karanikolas Menelaos | Siminelakis Stavros | Matsagas Miltiadis | Papadopoulos Georgios
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Factors affecting the outcome of surgically treated non-iatrogenic traumatic cervical esophageal perforation: 28 years experience at a single center

Author(s): Onat Serdar | Ulku Refik | Cigdem Kemal | Avci Alper | Ozcelik Cemal
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Lung sealant and morbidity after pleural decortication: a prospective randomized, blinded study

Author(s): Bertolaccini Luca | Lybéris Paraskevas | Manno Emilpaolo
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Mid-term outcomes for Endoscopic versus Open Vein Harvest: a case control study

Author(s): Kirmani Bilal | Barnard James | Mourad Faisal | Blakeman Nadene | Chetcuti Karen | Zacharias Joseph
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Long-term mortality prediction after operations for type A ascending aortic dissection

Author(s): Macrina Francesco | Puddu Paolo | Sciangula Alfonso | Totaro Marco | Trigilia Fausto | Cassese Mauro | Toscano Michele
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Intra-operative intravenous fluid restriction reduces perioperative red blood cell transfusion in elective cardiac surgery, especially in transfusion-prone patients: a prospective, randomized controlled trial

Author(s): Vretzakis George | Kleitsaki Athina | Stamoulis Konstantinos | Bareka Metaxia | Georgopoulou Stavroula | Karanikolas Menelaos | Giannoukas Athanasios
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Perioperative infusion of low- dose of vasopressin for prevention and management of vasodilatory vasoplegic syndrome in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting-A double-blind randomized study

Author(s): Papadopoulos Georgios | Sintou Eleni | Siminelakis Stavros | Koletsis Efstratios | Baikoussis Nikolaos | Apostolakis Efstratios
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Outcome of open and endovascular repair in acute type B aortic dissection: a retrospective and observational study

Author(s): Mastroroberto Pasquale | Onorati Francesco | Zofrea Saverio | Renzulli Attilio | Indolfi Ciro
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Mitral valve surgery for mitral regurgitation caused by Libman-Sacks endocarditis: a report of four cases and a systematic review of the literature

Author(s): Bouma Wobbe | Klinkenberg Theo | van der Horst Iwan | Wijdh-den Hamer Inez | Erasmus Michiel | Bijl Marc | Suurmeijer Albert | Zijlstra Felix | Mariani Massimo
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Human cardiac tissue in a microperfusion chamber simulating extracorporeal circulation - ischemia and apoptosis studies

Author(s): Usta Engin | Renovanz Mirijam | Mustafi Migdat | Ziemer Gerhard | Aebert Hermann
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Flexible bronchoscopic management of benign tracheal stenosis: long term follow-up of 115 patients

Author(s): Rahman Nader | Fruchter Oren | Shitrit David | Fox Benjamin | Kramer Mordechai
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Microembolic signals and strategy to prevent gas embolism during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation

Author(s): Zanatta Paolo | Forti Alessandro | Bosco Enrico | Salvador Loris | Borsato Maurizio | Baldanzi Fabrizio | Longo Carolina | Sorbara Carlo | longatti Pierluigi | Valfrè Carlo
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Preoperative statin is associated with decreased operative mortality in high risk coronary artery bypass patients

Author(s): Magovern James | Moraca Robert | Bailey Stephen | Dean David | Simpson Kathleen | Maher Thomas | Benckart Daniel | Magovern George
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Gastro-tracheal fistula - unusual and life threatening complication after esophagectomy for cancer: a case report

Author(s): Nardella Jane | Van Raemdonck Dirk | Piessevaux Hubert | Deprez Pierre | Droissart Raphaël | Staudt Jean-Pierre | Heuker David | van Vyve Etienne
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Left ventricular diastolic dysfunction of the cardiac surgery patient; a point of view for the cardiac surgeon and cardio-anesthesiologist

Author(s): Apostolakis Efstratios | Baikoussis Nikolaos | Parissis Haralabos | Siminelakis Stavros | Papadopoulos Georgios
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Dose dependent effect of statins on postoperative atrial fibrillation after cardiac surgery among patients treated with beta blockers

Author(s): Mithani Salima | Akbar Muhammad | Johnson Deborah | Kuskowski Michael | Apple Katherine | Bonawitz-Conlin Jana | Ward Herbert | Kelly Rosemary | McFalls Edward | Bloomfield Hanna | Li Jian-Ming | Adabag Selcuk
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Sutureless technique to support anastomosis during thoracic aorta replacement

Author(s): Apostolakis Efstratios | Leivaditis Vassilios | Anagnostopoulos Constantinos
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Serum levels of matrix metalloproteinases -1,-2,-3 and -9 in thoracic aortic diseases and acute myocardial ischemia

Author(s): Karapanagiotidis Georgios | Antonitsis Polychronis | Charokopos Nicholas | Foroulis Christophoros | Anastasiadis Kyriakos | Rouska Efthymia | Argiriadou Helena | Rammos Kyriakos | Papakonstantinou Christos
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Primary congenital anomalies of the coronary arteries and relation to atherosclerosis: an angiographic study in Lebanon

Author(s): Eid Ali | Itani Ziad | Al-Tannir Mohammad | Sayegh Said | Samaha Ali
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Efficacy of TachoSil® patches in controlling Dacron suture-hole bleeding after abdominal aortic aneurysm open repair

Author(s): Bajardi Guido | Pecoraro Felice | Mirabella Domenico
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Pulmonary stenosis development and reduction of pulmonary arterial hypertension in atrioventricular septal defect: a case report

Author(s): Barth Emeline | Bouvaist Hélène | Marlière Stéphanie | Ninet Gérard | Vanzetto Gérald
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Beneficial effect of the oxygen free radical scavenger amifostine (WR-2721) on spinal cord ischemia/reperfusion injury in rabbits

Author(s): Chronidou Fany | Apostolakis Efstratios | Papapostolou Ioannis | Grintzalis Konstantinos | Georgiou Christos | Koletsis Efstratios | Karanikolas Menelaos | Papathanasopoulos Panagiotis | Dougenis Dimitrios
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Cardiorespiratory effects of venous lipid micro embolization in an experimental model of mediastinal shed blood reinfusion

Author(s): Eyjolfsson Atli | Plaza Ignacio | Brondén Björn | Johnsson Per | Dencker Magnus | Bjursten Henrik
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Early results of coronary artery bypass grafting with coronary endarterectomy for severe coronary artery disease

Author(s): Schmitto Jan | Kolat Philipp | Ortmann Philipp | Popov Aron | Coskun Kasim | Friedrich Martin | Sossalla Samuel | Toischer Karl | Mokashi Suyog | Tirilomis Theodor | Baryalei Mersa | Schoendube Friedrich
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Intramural haematoma of the thoracic aorta: who's to be alerted the cardiologist or the cardiac surgeon?

Author(s): Baikoussis Nikolaos | Apostolakis Efstratios | Siminelakis Stavros | Papadopoulos Georgios | Goudevenos John
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
BioGlue and Peri-strips in lung volume reduction surgery: pilot randomised controlled trial

Author(s): Rathinam Sridhar | Naidu Babu | Nanjaiah Prakash | Loubani Mahmoud | Kalkat Maninder | Rajesh Pala
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Surgery of secondary mitral insufficiency in patients with impaired left ventricular function

Author(s): Rukosujew Andreas | Klotz Stefan | Welp Henryk | Bruch Christian | Ghezelbash Farshad | Schmidt Christoph | Weber Raluca | Hoffmeier Andreas | Sindermann Jürgen | Scheld Hans
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
UK pneumonectomy outcome study (UKPOS): a prospective observational study of pneumonectomy outcome

Author(s): Powell Ellie | Pearce Adrian | Cook David | Davies Paul | Bishay Ehab | Bowler Geoffrey | Gao Fang
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Proanthocyanidin to prevent formation of the reexpansion pulmonary edema

Author(s): Yucel Orhan | Ucar Ergun | Tozkoparan Ergun | Gunal Armagan | Akay Cemal | Sahin Mehmet | Genc Onur
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Evaluation of preoperative intra-aortic balloon pump in coronary patients with severe left ventricular dysfunction undergoing OPCAB surgery: early and mid-term outcomes

Author(s): Qiu Zhibing | Chen Xin | Xu Ming | Jiang Yingshuo | Xiao Liqiong | Liu LeLe | Wang Liming
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
The challenge to detect heart transplant rejection and transplant vasculopathy non-invasively - a pilot study

Author(s): Usta Engin | Burgstahler Christof | Aebert Hermann | Schroeder Stephen | Helber Uwe | Kopp Andreas | Ziemer Gerhard
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Gene polymorphisms in APOE, NOS3, and LIPC genes may be risk factors for cardiac adverse events after primary CABG

Author(s): Eifert Sandra | Rasch Astrid | Beiras-Fernandez Andres | Nollert Georg | Reichart Bruno | Lohse Peter
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
The role of a pseudocapsula in thymic epithelial tumors: outcome and correlation with established prognostic parameters. Results of a 20-year single centre retrospective analysis

Author(s): Dango Sebastian | Passlick Bernward | Thiemann Ulf | Kayser Gian | Stremmel Christian
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Sternal plating for primary and secondary sternal closure; can it improve sternal stability?

Author(s): Fawzy Hosam | Alhodaib Nasser | Mazer C David | Harrington Alana | Latter David | Bonneau Daniel | Errett Lee | Mahoney James
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Can local application of Tranexamic acid reduce post-coronary bypass surgery blood loss? A randomized controlled trial

Author(s): Fawzy Hosam | Elmistekawy Elsayed | Bonneau Daniel | Latter David | Errett Lee
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
"How I do it: utilization of high-pressure sealants in aortic reconstruction"

Author(s): Elefteriades John
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Spontaneous left main coronary artery dissection complicated by pseudoaneurysm formation in pregnancy: role of CT coronary angiography

Author(s): Rahman Shahid | Abdul-Waheed Mohammed | Helmy Tarek | Huffman Lynn | Koshal Vipin | Guitron Julian | Merrill Walter | Lewis David | Dunlap Stephanie | Shizukuda Yukitaka | Weintraub Neal | Meyer Christopher | Cilingiroglu Mehmet
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Aortic root surgery in septuagenarians: impact of different surgical techniques

Author(s): Khaladj Nawid | Leyh Rainer | Shrestha Malakh | Peterss Sven | Haverich Axel | Hagl Christian
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Aortic distensibility and coronary artery bypass graft patency

Author(s): Özdemir Bülent | Biçer Murat | Özdemir Levent | Baran İbrahim | Kaderli Aysel | Şentürk Tunay | Emül Ali | Yetgin Zeynel | Güllülü Sümeyye | Aydınlar Ali
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Magnesium sulphate and amiodarone prophylaxis for prevention of postoperative arrhythmia in coronary by-pass operations

Author(s): Tiryakioglu Osman | Demirtas Sinan | Ari Hasan | Tiryakioglu Selma | Huysal Kagan | Selimoglu Ozer | Ozyazicioglu Ahmet
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) as a safe alternative for the resection of pulmonary metastases: a retrospective cohort study

Author(s): Carballo Marilee | Maish Mary | Jaroszewski Dawn | Holmes Carmack
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Experiences with surgical treatment of ventricle septal defect as a post infarction complication

Author(s): Coskun Kasim | Coskun Sinan | Popov Aron | Hinz Jose | Schmitto Jan | Bockhorst Kerstin | Stich Kathrin | Koerfer Reiner
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
A stitch in time saves nine: closing the hole after removal of the aortic root cannula

Author(s): Tappainer Ernesto
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
The prevalence of elevated hemoglobin A1c in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery

Author(s): Engoren Milo | Habib Robert | Zacharias Anoar | Schwann Thomas | Riordan Christopher | Durham Samuel | Shah Aamir
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Contegra conduit for reconstruction of the right ventricular outflow tract: a review of published early and mid-time results

Author(s): Protopapas Aristotle | Athanasiou Thanos
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Higher cerebral oxygen saturation may provide higher urinary output during continuous regional cerebral perfusion

Author(s): Miyamoto Takashi | Miyaji Kagami | Okamoto Hirotsugu | Kohira Satoshi | Tomoyasu Takahiro | Inoue Nobuyuki | Ohara Kuniyoshi
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Echocardiographic evaluation of mitral geometry in functional mitral regurgitation

Author(s): Sadeghpour Anita | Abtahi Firoozeh | Kiavar Majid | Esmaeilzadeh Maryam | Samiei Niloofar | Ojaghi Seyedeh | Bakhshandeh Hooman | Maleki Majid | Noohi Feridoun | Mohebbi Ahmad
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Fatigue testing of three peristernal median sternotomy closure techniques

Author(s): Wangsgard Cameron | Cohen David | Griffin Lanny
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
A novel survival model of cardioplegic arrest and cardiopulmonary bypass in rats: a methodology paper

Author(s): de Lange Fellery | Yoshitani Kenji | Podgoreanu Mihai | Grocott Hilary | Mackensen G Burkhard
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Effect of Ankaferd Blood Stopper on air leakage in the lung and prevention of bleeding: an experimental study

Author(s): Kılıçgün Ali | Sarıkaş Necla | Korkmaz Tanzer | Saydam Özkan | Boran Çetin | Boztaş Güledal
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Spontaneous coronary artery dissection in a young man - Case report

Author(s): Schmid Julia | Auer Johann
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
A variant branching pattern of the Aortic Arch: a case report

Author(s): Manyama Mange | Rambau Peter | Gilyoma Japhet | Mahalu William
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Primary myoepithelial carcinoma of the lung: a rare entity treated with parenchymal sparing resection

Author(s): Sarkaria Inderpal | DeLair Deborah | Travis William | Flores Raja
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Carney Complex: case report and review

Author(s): Borkar Shirish | Kamath Sevagur | Kashyap Nitin | Sagar Sunil | Rao Lakshmi | Warrier Raj | Chauhan Aman
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Poland's syndrome and recurrent pneumothorax: is there a connection?

Author(s): Tagarakis Georgios | Karangelis Dimos | Tsantsaridou Angheliki | Tsolaki Fani | Daskalopoulos Marios | Hevas Athanassios | Kyriakaki Katerina | Stamoulis Konstantinos | Lampoura Stefania | Tsilimingas Nikolaos
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Is there an optimal minimally invasive technique for left anterior descending coronary artery bypass?

Author(s): Jegaden Olivier | Wautot Fabrice | Sassard Thomas | Szymanik Isabella | Shafy Abdel | Lapeze Joel | Farhat Fadi
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
The importance of localizing pulmonary veins in atrial septal defect closure!

Author(s): Amirghofran Ahmad | Karimi Ashkan | Ajami Gholam | Rasekhi Alireza
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Cardiac Reoperation in a patient who previously underwent omentoplasty for postoperative mediastinitis: a case report

Author(s): Bilal Mehmet | Gürer Onur | Kırbaş Ahmet | Yıldız Yahya | Çelebi Ahmet
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Conservative treatment of a left atrial intramural hematoma after left atrial thrombus resection and concomitant mitral valve replacement - case report

Author(s): Bruegger Dirk | Sadoni Sebastian | Primaychenko Mikhail | Sodian Ralf | Schmitz Christoph | Reichart Bruno | Chappell Daniel
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Intrapericardial migration of dislodged sternal struts as late complication of open pectus excavatum repairs

Author(s): Zhang Ruoyu | Hagl Christian | Bobylev Dmitry | Breymann Thomas | Schmitto Jan | Haverich Axel | Krüger Marcus
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Thymic large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma: report of a resected case - a case report

Author(s): Ogawa Fumihiro | Iyoda Akira | Amano Hideki | Nezu Kenji | Jiang Shi-Xu | Okayasu Isao | Satoh Yukitoshi
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Comparison of cardiothoracic surgery training in usa and germany

Author(s): Tchantchaleishvili Vakhtang | Mokashi Suyog | Rajab Taufiek | Bolman R | Chen Frederick | Schmitto Jan
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Cardiogenic shock associated with loco-regional anesthesia rescued with left ventricular assist device implantation

Author(s): Samuels Louis | Casanova-Ghosh Elena | Droogan Christopher
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Heart echinococcus cyst as an incidental finding: early detection might be life-saving

Author(s): Tsigkas Grigorios | Chouchoulis Konstantinos | Apostolakis Efstratios | Kalogeropoulou Christina | Koutsogiannis Nikolaos | Koumoundourou Dimitra | Alexopoulos Dimitrios
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Pharmacologic prophylaxis for atrial fibrillation following cardiac surgery: a systematic review

Author(s): Koniari Ioanna | Apostolakis Efstratios | Rogkakou Christina | Baikoussis Nikolaos | Dougenis Dimitrios
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Esophageal perforation caused by external air-blast injury

Author(s): Roan Jun-Neng | Wu Ming-Ho
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
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