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    October 2019
  1. KESAVUORI RI, Vento AE, Lundbom NMI, Iivonen MRM, et al
    Unilateral pulmonary oedema after minimally invasive and robotically assisted mitral valve surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Oct 9. pii: 5584215. doi: 10.1093.
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  2. PETRUS AHJ, Klautz RJM, De Bonis M, Langer F, et al
    The optimal treatment strategy for secondary mitral regurgitation: a subject of ongoing debate.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019;56:631-642.
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    September 2019
  3. SCHAEFER A, Schofer N, Gossling A, Seiffert M, et al
    Transcatheter aortic valve implantation versus surgical aortic valve replacement in low-risk patients: a propensity score-matched analysis.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Sep 30. pii: 5576151. doi: 10.1093.
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  4. POLITI MT, Ochoa F, Netti V, Ferreyra R, et al
    Changes in cardiac Aquaporin expression during aortic valve replacement surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Sep 18. pii: 5571459. doi: 10.1093.
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  5. MINOL JP, Dimitrova V, Petrov G, Langner R, et al
    The age-adjusted Charlson comorbidity index in minimally invasive mitral valve surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Sep 9. pii: 5566408. doi: 10.1093.
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    August 2019
  6. NORDMEYER S, Kretzschmar J, Murin P, Cho MY, et al
    ADAPT-treated pericardium for aortic valve reconstruction in congenital heart disease: histological analysis of a series of human explants.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Aug 29. pii: 5556364. doi: 10.1093.
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  7. SCHNEIDER AW, Hazekamp MG, Versteegh MIM, de Weger A, et al
    Reinterventions after freestyle stentless aortic valve replacement: an assessment of procedural risks.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Aug 19. pii: 5551385. doi: 10.1093.
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  8. NOACK T, Kiefer P, Vivell N, Sieg F, et al
    Annuloplasty ring dehiscence after mitral valve repair: incidence, localization and reoperation.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Aug 1. pii: 5542619. doi: 10.1093.
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    July 2019
  9. FOLLIGUET TA, Teiger E, Beurtheret S, Modine T, et al
    Carotid versus femoral access for transcatheter aortic valve implantation: a propensity score inverse probability weighting study.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Jul 31. pii: 5542047. doi: 10.1093.
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  10. LANGER F, Kunihara T, Miyahara S, Fahrig L, et al
    Bilateral papillary muscle repositioning: successful repair of functional mitral regurgitation in dilative cardiomyopathy.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Jul 31. pii: 5541867. doi: 10.1093.
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  11. VEEN KM, Caliskan K, de By TMMH, Mokhles MM, et al
    Outcomes after tricuspid valve surgery concomitant with left ventricular assist device implantation in the EUROMACS registry: a propensity score matched analysis.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Jul 18. pii: 5535675. doi: 10.1093.
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  12. ZAKKAR M, Bruno VD, Zacek P, Di Centa I, et al
    Isolated aortic insufficiency valve repair with external ring annuloplasty: a standardized approach.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Jul 10. pii: 5530701. doi: 10.1093.
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    June 2019
  13. WEIXLER VHM, Zurakowski D, Baird CW, Guariento A, et al
    Do patients with anomalous origin of the left coronary artery benefit from an early repair of the mitral valve?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Jun 20. pii: 5521050. doi: 10.1093.
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  14. TOMSIC A, Hiemstra YL, Arabkhani B, Mertens BJA, et al
    Risk factors and clinical significance of elevated mitral valve gradient following valve repair for degenerative disease.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Jun 15. pii: 5519363. doi: 10.1093.
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  15. FUJITA B, Schmidt T, Bleiziffer S, Bauer T, et al
    Impact of new pacemaker implantation following surgical and transcatheter aortic valve replacement on 1-year outcome.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Jun 14. pii: 5519109. doi: 10.1093.
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  16. MODINE T, Overtchouk P
    Catheter-based innovations in mitral valve surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Jun 10. pii: 5513230. doi: 10.1093.
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  17. CAPUANO F, Sechi S, De Luca A, Sinatra R, et al
    Severe mitral valve stenosis due to a giant left atrial mass.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Jun 10. pii: 5513233. doi: 10.1093.
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  18. CHEN J, Hu K, Ma W, Lv M, et al
    Isolated reoperation for tricuspid regurgitation after left-sided valve surgery: evolution of a technique.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Jun 3. pii: 5510140. doi: 10.1093.
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  19. GIRDAUSKAS E, Pausch J, Harmel E, Gross T, et al
    Minimally invasive mitral valve repair for functional mitral regurgitation.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019;55.
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  20. TREEDE H, Charitos EI
    The role of transcatheter mitral valve therapy in heart failure.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019;55.
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  21. TAMER S, Mastrobuoni S, van Dyck M, Navarra E, et al
    Corrigendum to 'Free margin length and geometric height in aortic root dilatation and leaflet prolapse: implications for aortic valve repair surgery'.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Jun 1. pii: 5509975. doi: 10.1093.
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    May 2019
  22. FREEMANTLE N, Irs A, De Paulis R, Pagano D, et al
    Transcatheter versus surgical aortic valve replacement: what does the latest evidence tell us?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 May 25. pii: 5498746. doi: 10.1093.
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  23. NORDMEYER S, Hellmeier F, Yevtushenko P, Kelm M, et al
    Abnormal aortic flow profiles persist after aortic valve replacement in the majority of patients with aortic valve disease: how model-based personalized therapy planning could improve results. A pilot study approach.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 May 25. pii: 5498749. doi: 10.1093.
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  24. KIM NY, Choi JB
    How can we solve unexpected prolapse of the anterior leaflet during saline testing in mitral valve repair?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 May 20. pii: 5492362. doi: 10.1093.
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  25. TONG G, Teng Y, Mai M
    Surgical treatment of a giant left atrial diverticulum with severe mitral regurgitation: procedural planning using a 3-dimensional printed model.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 May 20. pii: 5492371. doi: 10.1093.
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  26. SHUHAIBER J
    Transcatheter aortic valve replacement and thrombus formation.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 May 20. pii: 5492364. doi: 10.1093.
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  27. BELHAJ SOULAMI R, Anselmi A, Leurent G, Verhoye JP, et al
    Simultaneous transapical aortic and mitral valve implantation in a patient with porcelain aorta.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 May 18. pii: 5491583. doi: 10.1093.
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  28. TAMER S, Mastrobuoni S, van Dyck M, Navarra E, et al
    Free margin length and geometric height in aortic root dilatation and leaflet prolapse: implications for aortic valve repair surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 May 14. pii: 5489333. doi: 10.1093.
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  29. DI EUSANIO M, Cefarelli M, Berretta P, Capestro F, et al
    Minimally invasive aortic valve replacement with a catheter-based cerebral protection system: transferring percutaneous technologies into a surgical intervention.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 May 5. pii: 5485814. doi: 10.1093.
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  30. EISHI J, Miura T, Obase K, Eishi K, et al
    Total root remodelling by the Sleeve technique for aortic regurgitation in patients with repaired tetralogy of Fallot.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 May 5. pii: 5485815. doi: 10.1093.
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    April 2019
  31. HIRJI SA, Del Val FR, Yazdchi F, Lee J, et al
    Mitral valve repair using edge-to-edge technique in various situations: real-world experiences.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Apr 30. pii: 5481881. doi: 10.1093.
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  32. KAROLAK W, Los A, Bocian B, Pawlaczyk R, et al
    A quadricuspid aortic valve.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Apr 25. pii: 5479971. doi: 10.1093.
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  33. PAUSCH J, Harmel E, Sinning C, Reichenspurner H, et al
    Standardized subannular repair for type IIIb functional mitral regurgitation in a minimally invasive mitral valve surgery setting.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Apr 21. pii: 5475812. doi: 10.1093.
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  34. IKEDA T, Iida M, Yokoyama N, Shimokawa T, et al
    Mitral valve perforation due to coexisting severe aortic regurgitation.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Apr 10. pii: 5445394. doi: 10.1093.
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  35. D'ASCENZO F, Salizzoni S, Saglietto A, Cortese M, et al
    Incidence, predictors and cerebrovascular consequences of leaflet thrombosis after transcatheter aortic valve implantation: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Apr 10. pii: 5445400. doi: 10.1093.
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  36. NOACK T, Janietz M, Lurz P, Kiefer P, et al
    Dynamic mitral valve geometry in patients with primary and secondary mitral regurgitation: implications for mitral valve repairdagger.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Apr 1. pii: 5424133. doi: 10.1093.
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    March 2019
  37. LO RITO M, Grandinetti M, Muzio G, Varrica A, et al
    Results for tricuspid valve surgery in adults with congenital heart disease other than Ebstein's anomalydagger.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Mar 28. pii: 5421312. doi: 10.1093.
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  38. MA W, Shi W, Wu W, Ma X, et al
    Patient-prosthesis mismatch in mitral annuloplasty for degenerative mitral regurgitation: an ignored issue.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Mar 21. pii: 5418559. doi: 10.1093.
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  39. COLLI A, Manzan E, Aidietis A, Rucinskas K, et al
    Corrigendum to: 'An early European experience with transapical off-pump mitral valve repair with NeoChord implantation [Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2018;54:460-6]dagger.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Mar 12. pii: 5377342. doi: 10.1093.
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  40. TOURMOUSOGLOU C
    Is the diameter of tricuspid annulus or functional tricuspid regurgitation the key parameter for performing 'prophylactic annuloplasty'?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Mar 12. pii: 5377344. doi: 10.1093.
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  41. CHIRICHILLI I, Irace F, Weltert L, Tsuda K, et al
    Morphological modification of the aortic annulus in tricuspid and bicuspid valves after aortic valve reimplantation: an electrocardiography-gated computed tomography studydagger.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Mar 11. pii: 5374838. doi: 10.1093.
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  42. KOMIYA T, Shimamoto T, Nonaka M, Matsuo T, et al
    Is small cusp size a limitation for aortic valve repair?dagger.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Mar 1. pii: 5368137. doi: 10.1093.
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    February 2019
  43. BERRETTA P, Andreas M, Carrel TP, Solinas M, et al
    Minimally invasive aortic valve replacement with sutureless and rapid deployment valves: a report from an international registry (Sutureless and Rapid Deployment International Registry)dagger.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Feb 28. pii: 5366940. doi: 10.1093.
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  44. MOSCARELLI M, Fattouch K, Speziale G, Nasso G, et al
    A meta-analysis of the performance of small tissue versus mechanical aortic valve prostheses.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Feb 27. pii: 5366204. doi: 10.1093.
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  45. THEOCHARIS P, Viola N, Papamichael ND, Kaarne M, et al
    Echocardiographic predictors of reoperation for subaortic stenosis in children and adults.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Feb 25. pii: 5364618. doi: 10.1093.
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  46. COLLI A, Besola L, Bizzotto E, Fiocco A, et al
    Mechanisms of recurrent regurgitation after transapical off-pump mitral valve repair with neochord implantationdagger.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Feb 25. pii: 5364609. doi: 10.1093.
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  47. DE KERCHOVE L, Mastrobuoni S, Froede L, Tamer S, et al
    Variability of repairable bicuspid aortic valve phenotypes: towards an anatomical and repair-oriented classification.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Feb 20. pii: 5353146. doi: 10.1093.
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  48. TAM DY, Wijeysundera HC, Ouzounian M, Fremes SE, et al
    Corrigendum to 'The Ross procedure versus mechanical aortic valve replacement in young patients: a decision analysis' [Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2018; doi:10.1093/ejcts/ezy414]dagger.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Feb 18. pii: 5333148. doi: 10.1093.
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  49. BOUCHEZ S, Timmermans F, Philipsen T, Francois K, et al
    Comparison of the sustainability of mitral annular dynamics between two semi-rigid annuloplasty devices.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Feb 15. pii: 5321146. doi: 10.1093.
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  50. SANTARPINO G, Dell'Aquila AM
    Sutureless aortic valve replacement and postoperative pacemaker implantation: early implants or patients at risk?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Feb 15. pii: 5321145. doi: 10.1093.
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  51. LOULMET DF, Ranganath NK, Neuburger PJ, Nampiaparampil RG, et al
    Can complex mitral valve repair be performed with robotics? An institution's experience utilizing a dedicated team approach in 500 patients.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Feb 11. pii: 5316020. doi: 10.1093.
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  52. VON OPPELL U
    Re: Persistent reduction of patient's mitral regurgitation by implantation of transannular mitral bridge: durability and effectiveness of the repair at 2 years-results of a prospective trial.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Feb 6. pii: 5307943. doi: 10.1093.
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  53. RIVAL PM, Moore THM, McAleenan A, Hamilton H, et al
    Transthoracic clamp versus endoaortic balloon occlusion in minimally invasive mitral valve surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Feb 2. pii: 5306129. doi: 10.1093.
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    January 2019
  54. XU H, Duan Y, Yuan X, Wu H, et al
    Residual left ventricular hypertrophy with adverse clinical outcomes in patients with severe aortic stenosis and asymmetric septal hypertrophy after aortic valve replacement.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Jan 28. pii: 5303701. doi: 10.1093.
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  55. FERRARI E, Stortecky S, Heg D, Muller O, et al
    The hospital results and 1-year outcomes of transcatheter aortic valve-in-valve procedures and transcatheter aortic valve implantations in the native valves: the results from the Swiss-TAVI Registry.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Jan 27. pii: 5303209. doi: 10.1093.
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  56. HARRISON OJ, Torrens C, Salhiyyah K, Modi A, et al
    Defective NOTCH signalling drives smooth muscle cell death and differentiation in bicuspid aortic valve aortopathy.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Jan 25. pii: 5301482. doi: 10.1093.
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  57. SANTARPINO G, Berretta P, Fischlein T, Carrel TP, et al
    Operative outcome of patients at low, intermediate, high and 'very high' surgical risk undergoing isolated aortic valve replacement with sutureless and rapid deployment prostheses: results of the SURD-IR registry.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Jan 25. pii: 5301486. doi: 10.1093.
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  58. EL BEYROUTI H, Kornberger A, Beiras-Fernandez A, Vahl CF, et al
    Juxta-annular right atrial anchoring of prosthetic mitral valves in endocarditis with anterior annulus destruction.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Jan 25. pii: 5301481. doi: 10.1093.
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  59. SA MPBO, de Carvalho MMB, Sobral Filho DC, Cavalcanti LRP, et al
    Surgical aortic valve replacement and patient-prosthesis mismatch: a meta-analysis of 108 182 patients.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Jan 16. pii: 5290003. doi: 10.1093.
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  60. ORLOV OI, Kaleda VI, Shah VN, Nguyen C, et al
    Ministernotomy aortic valve surgery in patients with prior patent mammary artery grafts after coronary artery bypass grafting.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Jan 10. pii: 5285844. doi: 10.1093.
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  61. RODRIGUEZ-CAULO EA, Macias D, Adsuar A, Ferreiro A, et al
    Biological or mechanical prostheses for isolated aortic valve replacement in patients aged 50-65 years: the ANDALVALVE study.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Jan 3. pii: 5272476. doi: 10.1093.
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    December 2018
  62. VAN DER LINDEN M, Heuts S, Veenstra L, Lorusso R, et al
    Intraoperative, open-heart coronary angiography in severe acute aortic valve endocarditis.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Dec 28. pii: 5268803. doi: 10.1093.
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  63. TJORNILD MJ, Carlson Hanse L, Skov SN, Nielsen SL, et al
    Entire mitral valve reconstruction using porcine extracellular matrix: static in vitro evaluation.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Dec 27. pii: 5265287. doi: 10.1093.
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  64. CERNY S, Benesova M, Skalsky I, Patel NC, et al
    Persistent reduction of mitral regurgitation by implantation of a transannular mitral bridge: durability and effectiveness of the repair at 2 years-results of a prospective trial.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Dec 19. pii: 5253831. doi: 10.1093.
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  65. LAM KY, Akca F, Verberkmoes NJ, van Dijk C, et al
    Conduction disorders and impact on survival after sutureless aortic valve replacement compared to conventional stented bioprostheses.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Dec 15. pii: 5250377. doi: 10.1093.
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  66. MOSCARELLI M, Fiorentino F, Suleiman MS, Emanueli C, et al
    Remote ischaemic preconditioning in isolated aortic valve and coronary artery bypass surgery: a randomized trial.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Dec 12. pii: 5240933. doi: 10.1093.
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  67. TAM DY, Wijeysundera HC, Ouzounian M, Fremes SE, et al
    The Ross procedure versus mechanical aortic valve replacement in young patients: a decision analysis.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Dec 7. pii: 5232667. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  68. PETTINARI M, De Kerchove L, Lazam S, Pasquet A, et al
    Mid-term results of a randomized trial of tricuspid annuloplasty for less-than-severe functional tricuspid regurgitation at the time of mitral valve surgerydagger.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Dec 4. pii: 5230897. doi: 10.1093.
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  69. VEEN KM, Mokhles MM, Braun J, Versteegh MIM, et al
    Male-female differences in characteristics and early outcomes of patients undergoing tricuspid valve surgery: a national cohort study in the Netherlands.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Dec 4. pii: 5230892. doi: 10.1093.
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    November 2018
  70. ZHAO D, Yang K, Li S, Yan J, et al
    Outcomes of different rehabilitative procedures in patients with pulmonary atresia, ventricular septal defect and major aortopulmonary collateral arteries.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Nov 26. pii: 5210157. doi: 10.1093.
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  71. LEATHERBY RJ, Osman M, Birdi I, Serino W, et al
    Early failure of a bioprosthetic aortic valve due to thrombus formation while on rivaroxaban.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Nov 14. pii: 5184221. doi: 10.1093.
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  72. REENTS W, Barth S, Griese DP, Winkler S, et al
    Transfemoral versus transapical transcatheter aortic valve implantation: a single-centre experience.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Nov 9. pii: 5168498. doi: 10.1093.
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  73. CARREL T
    Should the porcelain aorta be revisited in the era of transcatheter aortic valve replacement?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Nov 2. pii: 5156202. doi: 10.1093.
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    October 2018
  74. SOPHOCLEOUS F, Biffi B, Milano EG, Bruse J, et al
    Aortic morphological variability in patients with bicuspid aortic valve and aortic coarctation.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Oct 30. pii: 5149339. doi: 10.1093.
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  75. COCCHIERI R, Petzina R, Romano M, Jagielak D, et al
    Outcomes after transaortic transcatheter aortic valve implantation: long-term findings from the European ROUTE.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Oct 20. pii: 5135840. doi: 10.1093.
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    September 2018
  76. HASEGAWA S, Tanaka H, Okita Y
    Valve-sparing aortic root replacement combined with bicuspidization for a quadricuspid aortic valve.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Sep 26. pii: 5107201. doi: 10.1093.
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  77. STASTNY L, Ruttmann-Ulmer E, Muller S, Bonaros N, et al
    Late aortic sinus thrombosis after aortic root replacement using a totally biological aortic valve conduit.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Sep 25. pii: 5106722. doi: 10.1093.
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  78. OLSTHOORN JR, Heuts S, Streukens SAF, Hermans SMM, et al
    Unexpected prolapse of the anterior leaflet during saline testing in mitral valve repair.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Sep 21. pii: 5105814. doi: 10.1093.
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  79. EDLIN J, Youssefi P, Bilkhu R, Figueroa CA, et al
    Haemodynamic assessment of bicuspid aortic valve aortopathy: a systematic review of the current literature.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Sep 18. pii: 5101389. doi: 10.1093.
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  80. BONING A
    Experience with stentless biological aortic valves.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Sep 12. pii: 5095994. doi: 10.1093.
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  81. SHAN Y, Li J, Wang Y, Wu B, et al
    Aortic stenosis exacerbates flow aberrations related to the bicuspid aortic valve fusion pattern and the aortopathy phenotype.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Sep 11. pii: 5094976. doi: 10.1093.
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  82. DAEMEN JHT, Heuts S, Olsthoorn JR, Maessen JG, et al
    Mitral valve modelling and three-dimensional printing for planning and simulation of mitral valve repair.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Sep 6. pii: 5092031. doi: 10.1093.
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  83. YOSHIO T, Uchimuro T, Wada K, Takanashi S, et al
    Rupture of the papillary muscle: a rare complication during percutaneous transvenous mitral commissurotomy successfully treated by surgical mitral valve replacement.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Sep 4. pii: 5090797. doi: 10.1093.
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    August 2018
  84. CHIU P, Goldstone AB, Woo YJ
    Would evolving recommendations for mechanical mitral valve replacement further raise the bar for successful mitral valve repair?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Aug 24. pii: 5079306. doi: 10.1093.
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  85. ANDREAS M, Coti I, Rosenhek R, Shabanian S, et al
    Intermediate-term outcome of 500 consecutive rapid-deployment surgical aortic valve procedures.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Aug 20. pii: 5076726. doi: 10.1093.
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