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    January 2018
  1. SARTIPY U
    Vancomycin prophylaxis and acute kidney injury after cardiac surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Jan 2. pii: 4782688. doi: 10.1093.
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  2. BOETTCHER W, Redlin M, Dehmel F, Graefe K, et al
    Asanguineous priming of miniaturized paediatric cardiopulmonary bypass circuits for congenital heart surgery: independent predictors associated with transfusion requirements and effects on postoperative morbidity.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Jan 2. pii: 4782687. doi: 10.1093.
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  3. SOUSA-UVA M, Milojevic M, Head SJ, Jeppsson A, et al
    The 2017 EACTS guidelines on perioperative medication in adult cardiac surgery and patient blood management.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018;53:1-2.
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    December 2017
  4. UMARI M, Carpanese V, Moro V, Baldo G, et al
    Erratum to 'Postoperative analgesia after pulmonary resection with a focus on video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery' [Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2017].
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Dec 21. pii: 4772269. doi: 10.1093.
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  5. UEDA S, Chen-Yoshikawa TF, Hijiya K, Date H, et al
    Lung transplantation after haematopoietic stem cell transplantation for Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Dec 21. pii: 4772267. doi: 10.1093.
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  6. GALLO M, Putzu A, Conti M, Pedrazzini G, et al
    Embolic protection devices for transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Dec 13. pii: 4740958. doi: 10.1093.
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  7. UMARI M, Carpanese V, Moro V, Baldo G, et al
    Postoperative analgesia after pulmonary resection with a focus on video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Dec 8. pii: 4717936. doi: 10.1093.
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  8. MAWHINNEY JA, Mounsey CA, Taggart DP
    The potential role of external venous supports in coronary artery bypass graft surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Dec 8. pii: 4708287. doi: 10.1093.
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    November 2017
  9. FUJITA B, Ensminger S, Bauer T, Mollmann H, et al
    Trends in practice and outcomes from 2011 to 2015 for surgical aortic valve replacement: an update from the German Aortic Valve Registry on 42 776 patients.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Nov 27. pii: 4668759. doi: 10.1093.
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  10. DRURY NE, Patel AJ, Oswald NK, Chong CR, et al
    Randomized controlled trials in children's heart surgery in the 21st century: a systematic review.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Nov 23. pii: 4644816. doi: 10.1093.
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  11. CHOI JW, Kim KH, Chang HW, Jang MJ, et al
    Long-term results of annuloplasty in trivial-to-mild functional tricuspid regurgitation during mitral valve replacement: should we perform annuloplasty on the tricuspid valve or leave it alone?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Nov 21. pii: 4644511. doi: 10.1093.
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  12. KANEKO T, Shekar P, Ivkovic V, Longford NT, et al
    Should the dilated ascending aorta be repaired at the time of bicuspid aortic valve replacement?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Nov 14. doi: 10.1093.
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  13. ANDELL P, Sjogren J, Batra G, Szummer K, et al
    Outcome of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and severe coronary artery disease who had a coronary artery bypass graft or a percutaneous coronary intervention.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;52:930-936.
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    October 2017
  14. ROSE D, Young C, Puchakayala M, Lucchese G, et al
    Asymptomatic intrapericardial diaphragmatic hernia: a surprising finding during cardiac surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Oct 28. doi: 10.1093.
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  15. PIRELLI L, Scheinerman JS, Brinster DR, Patel NC, et al
    Transinnominate approach for transcatheter aortic valve replacement: single-centre experience of minimally invasive alternative access.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Oct 18. doi: 10.1093.
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  16. ZERIOUH M, Sabashnikov A, Patil NP, Schmack B, et al
    Use of taurolidine in lung transplantation for cystic fibrosis and impact on bacterial colonization.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Oct 18. doi: 10.1093.
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  17. REINEKE S, Carrel TP, Eigenmann V, Gahl B, et al
    Adding vancomycin to perioperative prophylaxis decreases deep sternal wound infections in high-risk cardiac surgery patients.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Oct 16. doi: 10.1093.
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  18. MO Y, Van Camp G, Di Gioia G, Barbato E, et al
    Aortic valve replacement improves survival in severe aortic stenosis with gradient-area mismatch.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Oct 13. doi: 10.1093.
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  19. SYBURRA T, Nicol E, Mitchell S, Bron D, et al
    To fly as a pilot after cardiac surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Oct 13. doi: 10.1093.
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  20. SOUSA-UVA M, Head SJ, Milojevic M, Collet JP, et al
    2017 EACTS Guidelines on perioperative medication in adult cardiac surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Oct 6. doi: 10.1093.
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  21. PAGANO D, Milojevic M, Meesters MI, Benedetto U, et al
    2017 EACTS/EACTA Guidelines on patient blood management for adult cardiac surgery: The Task Force on Patient Blood Management for Adult Cardiac Surgery of the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS) and the European Association of Car
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Oct 3. doi: 10.1093.
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  22. FURUKAWA N, Kuss O, Preindl K, Renner A, et al
    Anaortic off-pump versus clampless off-pump using the PAS-Port device versus conventional coronary artery bypass grafting: mid-term results from a matched propensity score analysis of 5422 unselected patients.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;52:760-767.
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  23. ROH HF, Kim J, Nam SH, Kim JM, et al
    Pulmonary resection for patients with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis based on survival outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;52:673-678.
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    September 2017
  24. MASSEY JNR, Suvarna SK, Krawczyk K, Hunter S, et al
    Spindle cell sarcoma of the mitral valve: a rare indication for mitral valve replacement.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Sep 26. doi: 10.1093.
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  25. LUTHRA S, Leiva-Juarez MM, John A, Matuszewski M, et al
    A second arterial conduit to the circumflex circulation significantly improves survival after coronary artery bypass surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Sep 12. doi: 10.1093.
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  26. QURESHI SH, Boulemden A, Szafranek A, Vohra H, et al
    Meta-analysis of sutureless technology versus standard aortic valve replacement and transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Sep 12. doi: 10.1093.
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  27. KIM HJ, Kim JB, Jung SH, Choo SJ, et al
    Coronary artery bypass grafting in patients with severe chronic kidney disease: a propensity score-weighted analysis on the impact of on-pump versus off-pump strategies.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Sep 11. doi: 10.1093.
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  28. INCI I, Iskender I, Ehrsam J, Caviezel C, et al
    Previous lung volume reduction surgery does not negatively affect survival after lung transplantation.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Sep 8. doi: 10.1093.
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  29. GOZDEK M, Raffa GM, Suwalski P, Kolodziejczak M, et al
    Comparative performance of transcatheter aortic valve-in-valve implantation versus conventional surgical redo aortic valve replacement in patients with degenerated aortic valve bioprostheses: systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Sep 8. doi: 10.1093.
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  30. TSUNEYOSHI H, Komiya T, Kadota K, Shimamoto T, et al
    Coronary artery bypass surgery is superior to second generation drug-eluting stents in three-vessel coronary artery disease: a propensity score matched analysis.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;52:462-468.
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  31. BERDAJS D, Kolh P
    Percutaneous coronary interventions with second-generation drug-eluting stent versus off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting: mid-term results.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;52:469-470.
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    August 2017
  32. JANIEC M, Dimberg A, Nazari Shafti TZ, Lagerqvist B, et al
    No improvements in long-term outcome after coronary artery bypass grafting with arterial grafts as a second conduit: a Swedish nationwide registry study.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Aug 28. doi: 10.1093.
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  33. SA MPBO, Soares AF, Miranda RGA, Araujo ML, et al
    Stopping versus continuing acetylsalicylic acid before coronary artery bypass surgery: A systematic review and meta-analysis of 14 randomized controlled trials with 4499 patients.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Aug 16. doi: 10.1093.
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  34. D'ONOFRIO A, Gerosa G
    Technique versus technology and the (r)evolution of cardiac surgery: a professional journey from classical surgery to embracing intervention.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Aug 3. doi: 10.1093.
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    July 2017
  35. MAO Y, Chi C, Yang F, Zhou J, et al
    The identification of sub-centimetre nodules by near-infrared fluorescence thoracoscopic systems in pulmonary resection surgeries.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Jul 27. doi: 10.1093.
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  36. MOSER B, Jaksch P, Taghavi S, Murakozy G, et al
    Lung transplantation for idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension on intraoperative and postoperatively prolonged extracorporeal membrane oxygenation provides optimally controlled reperfusion and excellent outcome.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Jul 27. doi: 10.1093.
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  37. HIRAOKA A, Fukushima S, Miyagawa S, Yoshikawa Y, et al
    Quantity and quality of graft flow in coronary artery bypass grafting is associated with cardiac computed tomography study-based anatomical and functional parameters.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Jul 21. doi: 10.1093.
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  38. D'ONOFRIO A, Salizzoni S, Filippini C, Agrifoglio M, et al
    Transapical aortic valve replacement is a safe option in patients with poor left ventricular ejection fraction: results from the Italian Transcatheter Balloon-Expandable Registry (ITER).
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Jul 20. doi: 10.1093.
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  39. HECKER M, Hecker A, Kramm T, Askevold I, et al
    Use of very old donors for lung transplantation: a dual-centre retrospective analysis.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Jul 17. doi: 10.1093.
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  40. THOURANI VH, Borger MA, Holmes D, Maniar H, et al
    Transatlantic Editorial on transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;52:1-13.
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    June 2017
  41. DELLA CORTE A, Bancone C, Spadafora A, Borrelli M, et al
    Postoperative bleeding in coronary artery bypass patients on double antiplatelet therapy: predictive value of preoperative aggregometry.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Jun 14. doi: 10.1093.
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  42. GU W, Guo H, Lu C, Huang H, et al
    Surgical ablation for persistent atrial fibrillation in concomitant cardiac surgery: mid-long-term resultdagger.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Jun 12. doi: 10.1093.
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  43. LOCKER C, Schaff HV, Daly RC, Bell MR, et al
    Multiarterial grafts improve the rate of early major adverse cardiac and cerebrovascular events in patients undergoing coronary revascularization: analysis of 12 615 patients with multivessel diseasedagger.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Jun 7. doi: 10.1093.
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  44. EL-ESSAWI A, Breitenbach I, Haupt B, Brouwer R, et al
    Impact of minimally invasive extracorporeal circuits on octogenarians undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting. Have we been looking in the wrong direction?dagger.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Jun 3. doi: 10.1093.
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  45. DIEGELER A
    The truth is hidden in the details - Comment on an observational study on transcatheter aortic valve implantation versus surgical aortic valve replacement in intermediate-risks patients.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:1035-1036.
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  46. BARILI F, Freemantle N, Folliguet T, Muneretto C, et al
    The flaws in the detail of an observational study on transcatheter aortic valve implantation versus surgical aortic valve replacement in intermediate-risks patients.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:1031-1035.
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    May 2017
  47. KURLANSKY P
    Reply to does gender determine the strategy of coronary revascularization?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 May 19. doi: 10.1093.
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  48. UEKI C
    Does gender determine the strategy of coronary revascularization?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 May 18. doi: 10.1093.
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  49. MILOJEVIC M, Head SJ, Mack MJ, Mohr FW, et al
    Influence of practice patterns on outcome among countries enrolled in the SYNTAX trial: 5-year results between percutaneous coronary intervention and coronary artery bypass graftingdagger.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 May 16. doi: 10.1093.
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  50. KIRMANI BH, Muir AD, Poullis MP, Pullan DM, et al
    Conversion after off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting: where are the qualitydagger markers?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 May 12. doi: 10.1093.
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  51. YAMAGISHI H, Chen-Yoshikawa TF, Date H
    Basiliximab for posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome after lung transplantation.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 May 12. doi: 10.1093.
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  52. FILARDO G, Pollock BD, Edgerton J
    Categorizing body mass index biases assessment of the association with post-coronary artery bypass graft mortality.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 May 11. doi: 10.1093.
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  53. CARREL T
    Mid- to long-term results following aortic valve replacement using the Mitroflow xeno-pericardial bioprosthesis: somewhat different views from 2 high-volume institutions.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 May 11. doi: 10.1093.
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  54. GROTHUSEN C, Friedrich C, Attmann T, Meinert J, et al
    Coronary artery bypass surgery within 48 hours after cardiac arrest due to acute myocardial infarction.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 May 8. doi: 10.1093.
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  55. RANKIN JS, Lerner DJ, Braid-Forbes MJ, Ferguson MA, et al
    One-year mortality and costs associated with surgical ablation for atrial fibrillation concomitant to coronary artery bypass graftingdagger.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 May 2. doi: 10.1093.
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    April 2017
  56. ENGLUM BR, He X, Gulack BC, Ganapathi AM, et al
    Hypothermia and cerebral protection strategies in aortic arch surgery: a comparative effectiveness analysis from the STS Adult Cardiac Surgery Database.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Apr 29. doi: 10.1093.
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  57. SALHIYYAH K, Kattach H, Ashoub A, Patrick D, et al
    Mitral valve replacement in severely calcified mitral valve annulus: a 10-year experience.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Apr 11. doi: 10.1093.
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  58. BENEDETTO U, Altman DG, Gerry S, Gray A, et al
    Impact of dual antiplatelet therapy after coronary artery bypass surgery on 1-year outcomes in the Arterial Revascularization Trialdagger.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Apr 6. doi: 10.1093.
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  59. KASHIYAMA N, Toda K, Nakamura T, Miyagawa S, et al
    Evaluation of right ventricular function using liver stiffness in patients with left ventricular assist device.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:715-721.
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  60. NASSAR MS, Hasan A, Chila T, Schueler S, et al
    Comparison of paracorporeal and continuous flow ventricular assist devices in children: preliminary results.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:709-714.
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  61. VARGHESE J, Kutty S, Bisselou Moukagna KS, Craft M, et al
    Five-year experience with immediate extubation after arterial switch operations for transposition of great arteries.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:728-734.
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  62. SCORDAMAGLIO PR, Tedde ML, Minamoto H, Assad RS, et al
    Can total bronchopleural fistulas from complete stump dehiscence be endoscopically treated?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:702-708.
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  63. GRUBITZSCH H, Zobel S, Christ T, Holinski S, et al
    Redo procedures for degenerated stentless aortic xenografts and the role of valve-in-valve transcatheter techniques.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:653-659.
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  64. SZALAY Z, Papantchev V, Walther T
    Aortic root aneurysm extending into the arch as a rare complication of Kawasaki disease: surgical management.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:799-801.
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  65. KNIRSCH W, Mayer KN, Scheer I, Tuura R, et al
    Structural cerebral abnormalities and neurodevelopmental status in single ventricle congenital heart disease before Fontan procedure.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:740-746.
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  66. TANAKA A, Afaq S, Atay S, Estrera A, et al
    Redo aortic root replacement reutilizing 22-year patent modified Cabrol grafts.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:794-796.
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  67. HANSSON EC, Malm CJ, Hesse C, Hornestam B, et al
    Platelet function recovery after ticagrelor withdrawal in patients awaiting urgent coronary surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:633-637.
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  68. ANDRESEN B, Mishra V, Lewandowska M, Andersen JG, et al
    In-hospital cost comparison between percutaneous pulmonary valve implantation and surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:747-753.
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  69. LI S, Jiang L, Ang KL, Chen H, et al
    New tubeless video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery for small pulmonary nodules.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:689-693.
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  70. PATELLA M, Papagiannopoulos K, Milton R, Chaudhuri N, et al
    Operating room scheduling is not associated with early outcome following elective anatomic lung resections: a propensity score case-matched analysis.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:660-666.
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  71. IGAI H, Kamiyoshihara M, Kawatani N, Ibe T, et al
    Thoracoscopic lateral and posterior basal (S9 + 10) segmentectomy using intersegmental tunnelling.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:790-791.
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    March 2017
  72. GREENBERG JW, Lancaster TS, Schuessler RB, Melby SJ, et al
    Postoperative atrial fibrillation following cardiac surgery: a persistent complication.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Mar 27. doi: 10.1093.
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  73. GONZALEZ-GARCIA FJ, Guzman-Puche J, Redel-Montero J, Moreno P, et al
    Fatal bilateral haemopneumothoraces following double-lung transplantation caused by pretransplant colonization by Scedosporium apiospermum.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Mar 1. doi: 10.1093.
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  74. GILLJAM M, Nystrom U, Dellgren G, Skog I, et al
    Survival after lung transplantation for cystic fibrosis in Swedendagger.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:571-576.
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  75. KURLANSKY P, Herbert M, Prince S, Mack M, et al
    Coronary bypass versus percutaneous intervention: sex matters. The impact of gender on long-term outcomes of coronary revascularization.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:554-561.
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  76. VAN VESSEM ME, Palmen M, Couperus LE, Mertens B, et al
    Incidence and predictors of vasoplegia after heart failure surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:532-538.
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  77. HATTORI A, Matsunaga T, Takamochi K, Oh S, et al
    Locoregional recurrence after segmentectomy for clinical-T1aN0M0 radiologically solid non-small-cell lung carcinoma.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:518-525.
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  78. ANDREASSON AS, Karamanou DM, Gillespie CS, Ozalp F, et al
    Profiling inflammation and tissue injury markers in perfusate and bronchoalveolar lavage fluid during human ex vivo lung perfusion.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:577-586.
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  79. RODRIGUEZ M, Gomez-Hernandez MT, Novoa N, Jimenez MF, et al
    Refraining from smoking shortly before lobectomy has no influence on the risk of pulmonary complications: a case-control study on a matched population.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:498-503.
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  80. STILES BM, Kamel MK, Nasar A, Harrison S, et al
    The importance of lymph node dissection accompanying wedge resection for clinical stage IA lung cancer.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:511-517.
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  81. NORDMEYER S, Rohder M, Nordmeyer J, Miera O, et al
    Systemic right ventricular morphology in the early postoperative course after extracardiac Fontan operation: is there still a need for special care?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:483-489.
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  82. DOOSE C, Kutting M, Egron S, Farhadi Ghalati P, et al
    Valve-in-valve outcome: design impact of a pre-existing bioprosthesis on the hydrodynamics of an Edwards Sapien XT valve.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:562-570.
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  83. BRUNELLI A, Salati M, Rocco G, Varela G, et al
    European risk models for morbidity (EuroLung1) and mortality (EuroLung2) to predict outcome following anatomic lung resections: an analysis from the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons database.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:490-497.
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    February 2017
  84. LAPENNA E, Pozzoli A, De Bonis M, La Canna G, et al
    Mid-term outcomes of concomitant surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation in patients undergoing cardiac surgery for hypertrophic cardiomyopathydagger.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Feb 17. doi: 10.1093.
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  85. BILLE A, Woo KM, Ahmad U, Rizk NP, et al
    Incidence of occult pN2 disease following resection and mediastinal lymph node dissection in clinical stage I lung cancer patients.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Feb 13. doi: 10.1093.
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  86. SQUIERS JJ, Saracino G, Chamogeorgakis T, MacHannaford JC, et al
    Application of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) criteria for primary graft dysfunction after cardiac transplantation: outcomes from a high-volume centredagger.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:263-270.
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  87. BENEDETTO U, Caputo M, Zakkar M, Davies A, et al
    The effect of obesity on survival in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery who receive a radial artery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:376-381.
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  88. HASEGAWA T, Masuda M, Okumura M, Arai H, et al
    Trends and outcomes in neonatal cardiac surgery for congenital heart disease in Japan from 1996 to 2010.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:301-307.
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  89. OHIRA S, Miyata H, Doi K, Motomura N, et al
    Risk model of aortic valve replacement after cardiovascular surgery based on a National Japanese Database.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:347-353.
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  90. STANGER O, Grabherr M, Gahl B, Longnus S, et al
    Thrombocytopaenia after aortic valve replacement with stented, stentless and sutureless bioprostheses.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:340-346.
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  91. ITO M, Miyata Y, Yoshiya T, Tsutani Y, et al
    Second predominant subtype predicts outcomes of intermediate-malignant invasive lung adenocarcinomadagger.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017;51:218-222.
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  92. AMBUR V, Taghavi S, Jayarajan S, Kadakia S, et al
    The impact of lungs from diabetic donors on lung transplant recipientsdagger.
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