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    September 2022
  1. POZZOLI A, Demertzis S, Ferrari E
    Rapid-Deployment And Sutureless Aortic Valve Replacement International Registry: A Step Forward In Defining The Ideal Target Patient Population.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Sep 22. pii: 6711391. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed    


  2. VAN PRAET KM, Kofler M, Hirsch S, Akansel S, et al
    Factors associated with an unsuccessful Fast-Track course following Minimally Invasive Surgical Mitral Valve Repair.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Sep 7. pii: 6693624. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  3. SINGH S, Takeda K, Kurlansky P
    Left ventricular assist device positioning: a science that is far from exact.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Sep 6. pii: 6692711. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed    


    August 2022
  4. SCHUMER EM, Saddoughi SA, Spencer PJ, Pochettino A, et al
    Lung Transplantation Long-term Survival is Worse in Patients Who Have Undergone Previous Cardiac Surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Aug 27. pii: 6677658. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  5. IKENO Y, Motoki T, Kurushima A, Fukumura Y, et al
    Reoperative Aortic Valve Replacement After Bio-Bentall using a Double Sewing Ring Technique.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Aug 27. pii: 6677659. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  6. URSO S, Sadaba R, Dayan V
    Exploring the best second conduit in coronary artery bypass grafting: a never-ending debate.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Aug 24. pii: 6674509. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed    


  7. OLSTHOORN JR, Heuts S, Houterman S, Maessen JG, et al
    Minimally invasive approach compared to resternotomy for mitral valve surgery in patients with prior cardiac surgery: retrospective multicenter study based on The Netherlands Heart Registration.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Aug 19. pii: 6671845. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  8. REZAEI Y, Banar S, Hadipourzadeh F, Hosseini S, et al
    Mechanical ventilation during cardiopulmonary bypass improves outcomes mostly upon pleurotomy.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  9. HUANG L, Frandsen MN, Kehlet H, Petersen RH, et al
    Early and late readmissions after enhanced recovery thoracoscopic lobectomy.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  10. SHRAER N, Berrebi A, Biondi R, Lansac E, et al
    Bicuspidization of a unicuspid valve using sliding plasty of a rudimentary right coronary cusp.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  11. PONHOLZER F, Schwarz S, Jaksch P, Benazzo A, et al
    Duration of extracorporeal life support bridging delineates differences in the outcome between awake and sedated bridge-to-transplant patients.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  12. CHAUVETTE V, Kluin J, de Kerchove L, El Khoury G, et al
    Outcomes of valve-sparing surgery in heritable aortic disorders: results from the AVIATOR registry.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  13. YAJIMA S, Sakashita Y, Sekiya N, Sakaguchi T, et al
    A novel patch-sparing technique for reconstruction of the aortomitral curtain.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  14. CHEN M, Michel J, Stahli BE, Templin C, et al
    Algorithm for Systematic Valve-Crossing in Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Aug 3. pii: 6654589. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  15. ROHDE S, Sandica E, Veen K, Miera O, et al
    Cerebrovascular accidents in paediatric patients supported by the Berlin Heart EXCOR.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  16. DESHPANDE SR, Alsoufi B
    Ventricular assist device support in children: better, but not perfect.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  17. KESHISHI M, Chung J
    Commentary: five-year results of a novel surgical bioprosthetic valve look promising, but only time will tell.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  18. GONZALEZ-RIVAS D, Bosinceanu M, Motas N, Manolache V, et al
    Uniportal robotic-assisted thoracic surgery for lung resections.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  19. DUAN L, Li Q, Dai J, Jiang G, et al
    Modified slide tracheoplasty technique in the management of a long-segment tracheoesophageal fistula.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  20. KAKUTURU J, Toker A
    Hidden usual suspects of video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery lobectomy.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  21. KITAMURA S
    Direct plasty or bypass? That is still a question.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  22. BARRON DJ
    A case of the blues.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  23. EL-ESHMAWI A, Boateng P
    Revisiting the forgotten valve in minimally invasive surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  24. NOVOA NM
    The value of foreseeing unplanned conversion during video-assisted anatomical lung resections.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  25. MCCARTHY PM, Malaisrie SC, Thomas JD
    Ring sizing and coaptation length: creating the goldilocks mitral repair.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  26. BAIG MZ, Razi SS, Agyabeng-Dadzie K, Stroever S, et al
    Robotic-assisted thoracoscopic surgery demonstrates a lower rate of conversion to thoracotomy than video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery for complex lobectomies.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  27. OSTOVAR R, Schroeter F, Erb M, Hartrumpf M, et al
    Liver cirrhosis: Still an elusive risk factor in the current EuroSCORE system.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  28. ALVAREZ A, Moreno P
    Minimally invasive thymectomy: the best option for early and locally advanced epithelial thymomas.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  29. FOURDRAIN A, Georges O, Gossot D, Falcoz PE, et al
    Patient risk factors for conversion during video-assisted thoracic surgery-the Epithor conversion score.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  30. KAKUTURU J, Toker A
    Adam Smith's invisible hand in robotic surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  31. RUSSO M, Di Mauro M, Saitto G, Lio A, et al
    Outcome of patients undergoing isolated tricuspid repair or replacement surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  32. KIDO T, Euringer C, Burri M, Vodiskar J, et al
    Impact of hypoxemia and re-interventions on clinical outcomes after bidirectional cavopulmonary shunt.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  33. HWANG SK, Lee GD, Kang CH, Cho JH, et al
    Long-term outcome of minimally invasive thymectomy versus open thymectomy for locally advanced cases.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  34. THOMAS PA
    Video-assisted thoracic surgery versus stereotactic ablative radiotherapy: is the game over?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  35. ARESU G, Dunning J, Routledge T, Bagan P, et al
    Preclinical evaluation of Versius, an innovative device for use in robot-assisted thoracic surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  36. KOOLBERGEN DR
    Mechanical circulatory support in the failing systemic right ventricle: a step towards better outcome.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  37. LEHTINEN ML
    Start early, start strong: physical activity for avoiding and surviving coronary surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  38. POMPILI C
    What my life will be like after surgery?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  39. DECALUWE H, Van Raemdonck D
    The bubble in predicting bubbles?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  40. BROWN KL, Thiruchelvam T, Kostolny M
    Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation after the Norwood operation: making the best of a tough situation.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  41. VAN RAEMDONCK D, Lambrecht M, Clement P
    Should we leave the door closed or open in thymic carcinoma surgery?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  42. ZARACA F, Brunelli A, Pipitone MD, Abdellateef A, et al
    A Delphi Consensus report from the "Prolonged Air Leak: A Survey" study group on prevention and management of postoperative air leaks after minimally invasive anatomical resections.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  43. MAYR B, Kido T, Holder S, Wallner M, et al
    Single-centre outcome of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation after the neonatal Norwood procedure.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  44. SMENES BT, Nes BM, Letnes JM, Slagsvold KH, et al
    Cardiorespiratory fitness and the incidence of coronary surgery and postoperative mortality: the HUNT study.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  45. HURD J, Haridas C, Potter A, Baiu I, et al
    A national analysis of open versus minimally invasive thymectomy for stage I-III thymic carcinoma.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  46. HUANG L, Frandsen MN, Kehlet H, Petersen RH, et al
    Days alive and out of hospital after enhanced recovery video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery lobectomy.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  47. GONZALEZ M, Karenovics W, Bedat B, Forster C, et al
    Performance of prolonged air leak scoring systems in patients undergoing video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery segmentectomy.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    July 2022
  48. MEHDIANI A, Chekhoeva A, Klein K, Lichtenberg A, et al
    The first report of transcatheter aortic valve-in-valve implantation within the expandable Inspiris Resilia(R) bioprosthetic valve.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jul 25. pii: 6649681. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  49. BAUDO M, Lo Rito M
    Timing of superior cavopulmonary connection: a double check does not mean checkmate.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  50. DE BY TMMH, Schweiger M, Hussain H, Amodeo A, et al
    The European Registry for Patients with Mechanical Circulatory Support (EUROMACS): third Paediatric (Paedi-EUROMACS) report.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  51. BELLSHAM-REVELL HR, Tarmahomed A, Chou C, Wong J, et al
    Early superior cavopulmonary connection with preoperative computer tomography shows comparable outcomes for infants following Norwood palliation.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  52. DALY A, Roselli EE
    The surgical delicacy of personalized, lifelong care: commentary on early results from the CAVIAAR study.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  53. NISIVACO SM, Balkhy HH
    Sparing not only the sternum but also the pain: why port only is best.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  54. SOKOLOWSKI C, Baciewicz F
    Swinging calcified amorphous tumour in the ascending aorta.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  55. SHI E, Tang R, Jiang X, Gu T, et al
    One-stage total arch and proximal descending aorta replacement via a single median sternotomy.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  56. EL-SAYED AHMAD A, Salamate S, Amer M, Abdullaahi A, et al
    Modification of reconstruction of left ventricular outflow tract, aortic root and the intervalvular fibrous body for extensive infective endocarditis: a single-centre experience.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  57. MULLER L, Bonaros N
    Surgical mitral valve repair is unbeaten also in the elderly.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  58. CHIDA M, Inoue T, Araki O, Maeda S, et al
    Left-to-right rotated single lung transplant.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  59. ANTUNES MJ
    Isolated tricuspid valve surgery: no longer the devil it used to be.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  60. SOUSA-UVA M, Magro P, Tomasi J
    Uncertainties, trade-offs and avoidance of harm.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  61. AL ABRI Q, Reardon MJ
    Deja Vu: a new surgical disease.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  62. OTERO D, Blanco M, Carrasco R, Garcia-Fontan E, et al
    Anatomical variant of the right pulmonary artery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  63. WANG Y, Shen C, Fang W
    Surgery for pulmonary oligometastasis: the good, the bad and the ugly.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  64. LEVIS A, Bomberg H, Groesdonk HV, Erdoes G, et al
    Non-occlusive mesenteric ischaemia: just avoid norepinephrine, what else?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  65. GREB D, Hebeisen M, Matter A, Opitz I, et al
    Prospective validation and extension of the Multimodality Prognostic Score for the treatment allocation of pleural mesothelioma patients.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  66. HAYES D
    Enduring nemesis: human leucocyte antigen mismatch on lung transplant outcomes.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  67. VAN DIEPEN S, Coulson T, Wang X, Opgenorth D, et al
    Efficacy and safety of proton pump inhibitors versus histamine-2 receptor blockers in the cardiac surgical population: insights from the PEPTIC trial.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  68. SCHLACHTENBERGER G, Doerr F, Menghesha H, Heldwein MB, et al
    Pulmonary metastasectomy for metastatic head and neck cancer prolongs survival significantly compared to non-surgical therapy.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  69. KAHROVIC A, Angleitner P, Herkner H, Kocher A, et al
    Mechanical versus biological valve prostheses for left-sided infective endocarditis.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  70. LEVINER DB, Sharoni E
    Late infection of permanent epicardial pacing wires.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  71. CHAN VF, Vervoort D
    The double-edged sword of cardiac surgical care: rethinking sustainability in an ever-growing field.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  72. VACCARO S, Lo Rito M
    Preserving the pulmonary valve during tetralogy of Fallot repair: outcome choice dictates the goodness of the operation.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  73. LAWRENCE KM, Courelli V, Tauber K, Ibrahim M, et al
    With increasing data, can guidelines continue to overlook the Ross in adults?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  74. KISLITSINA ON
    Cardiac Surgery following Previous Implantation of Cardiac Electronic Devices.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jul 8. pii: 6633933. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed    


  75. KLAUTZ RJM, Dagenais F, Reardon MJ, Lange R, et al
    Surgical aortic valve replacement with a stented pericardial bioprosthesis: 5-year outcomes.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jul 5. pii: 6631229. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  76. HAHN RT
    The Right Heart and Outcomes of Tricuspid Valve Surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jul 5. pii: 6631227. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed    


  77. BERRETTA P, Andreas M, Meuris B, Langenaeken T, et al
    Sutureless and Rapid Deployment Versus Sutured Aortic Valve Replacement: a Propensity Matched Comparison from the Sutureless and Rapid Deployment International Registry.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jul 1. pii: 6625655. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  78. MARIN-CUARTAS M, Hoyer A, Naumann S, Deo SV, et al
    Early and mid-term outcomes following redo surgical aortic valve replacement in patients with previous transcatheter aortic valve implantation.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jul 1. pii: 6625654. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    June 2022
  79. NEZIC D
    Radial artery versus saphenous vein graft for coronary artery bypass grafting - long-term outcomes.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jun 29. pii: 6619561. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed    


  80. NEZIC D
    Early outcome of patients with liver cirrhosis undergoing cardiac surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jun 29. pii: 6619556. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed    


  81. HARKY A, Chan JSK, Satti DI, Soppa G, et al
    Accessing the mitral valve: single chamber or double chamber technique?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jun 29. pii: 6619560. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed    


  82. GOLOVENKO O, Lazorhyshynets V, Prokopovych L, Truba Y, et al
    Early and Long-term Results of Ventricular Septal Defect Repair in Children with Severe Pulmonary Hypertension and Elevated Pulmonary Vascular Resistance by Double or Traditional Patch Technique.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jun 29. pii: 6619555. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  83. PONS A, De Sousa P, Proli C, Booth SA, et al
    Impact of society and national guidelines on patient selection for lung cancer surgery in the United Kingdom.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jun 29. pii: 6619559. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  84. SANTER D, Miazza J, Eckstein F
    Moth-eaten like impact of automated titanium fasteners on aortic valve bioprosthesis: A word of caution.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jun 27. pii: 6618528. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  85. FRANZ M, Siemeni T, Aburahma K, Yablonski P, et al
    Lung transplantation and severe coronary artery disease: results from a single-centre experience.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jun 15. pii: 6608696. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  86. DE RUITER JC, Smit EF, van der Noort V, Hartemink KJ, et al
    Reply to Peng et al.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  87. VOS LM, Fleerakkers J, Hofman FN, van Putte BP, et al
    Closed-chest unilateral thoracoscopic ablation: box lesion with radiofrequency clamps only.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  88. KAISER LR
    Failure to agree with the results is not justification to dismiss them: the value of a randomized clinical trial.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  89. PEER SM, Yildirim C, Desai M, Ramakrishnan K, et al
    Mechanical support of pulmonary blood flow as a strategy to support the Norwood circulation-lumped parameter model study.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  90. MYERS PO, Beyersdorf F, Sadaba R, Milojevic M, et al
    European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery Statement regarding the 2021 American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology/Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions Coronary Artery Revascularization guidelines.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  91. FUDULU D, Angelini GD
    Saphenous vein graft longevity: open or endoscopic, with VEST or without?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  92. LANGE R, Vitanova K, Ruge H
    TAVR or SAVR? What can we learn from a pooled meta-analysis of reconstructed time to event data?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  93. LEHTINEN ML
    Expanding the definition of a 'heart team'.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  94. CONDELLO I
    Who are you then? I am part of that thing that can do evil and works good: perfusion.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  95. DE BY TMMH, Schoenrath F, Veen KM, Mohacsi P, et al
    The European Registry for Patients with Mechanical Circulatory Support of the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery: third report.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  96. DE BY TMMH, Schoenrath F, Gummert J, Meyns B, et al
    Mechanical circulatory support therapy monitoring in EUROMACS enters into its second decade with new challenges ahead.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  97. ANDRASI TB, Talipov I, Dinges G, Arndt C, et al
    Risk factors for postoperative delirium after cardiac surgical procedures with cardioplegic arrest.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  98. PEREZ-CABALLERO R, Pardo CA, Marques Correia P, Ballesteros F, et al
    Recurrent infective stenosis of Fontan conduit.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  99. TAKAMORI S, Oizumi H, Suzuki J, Watanabe H, et al
    Thoracoscopic anatomical individual basilar segmentectomy.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  100. UCHINO G, Murakami H, Mukohara N, Tanaka H, et al
    Modes of the bioprosthetic valve failure of the porcine and pericardial valves in the mitral position.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  101. MOLINA E, Jain A, Ahmed S, Lam P, et al
    The impact of left ventricular size on outcomes after centrifugal-flow left ventricular assist device implantation.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  102. RIJNBERG FM, van der Woude SFS, Hazekamp MG, van den Boogaard PJ, et al
    Extracardiac conduit adequacy along the respiratory cycle in adolescent Fontan patients.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  103. DASHWOOD MR, Samano N, Souza DS
    Saphenous vein harvesting for CABG: wear a VEST or keep the fat?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  104. FEDER SH, Jawad K, Borger MA, Saeed D, et al
    The parasternal technique: alternative technique for temporary right ventricular assist device implantation.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  105. YAMADA Y, Sato T, Harada N, Kayawake H, et al
    Perioperative diabetes mellitus affects the outcomes of lung transplant recipients.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  106. JANUSZEWSKA K
    Models are useful, but they are still only the models ....
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  107. KAKUTURU J, Toker A
    Do all roads lead to Rome?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  108. GIANNICO S, Trezzi M, Cantarutti N, Cafiero G, et al
    Late outcome of extracardiac Fontan patients: 32 years of follow-up.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  109. MIAZZA J, Koechlin L, Jeger RV, Reuthebuch OT, et al
    First-in-man concomitant mitral valve replacement and coronary artery bypass grafting using a single minimally invasive access.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jun 9. pii: 6604729. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  110. GLASER N, Sartipy U
    Critical appraisal of a registry study: aortic valve replacement in patients aged 50-69 years.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jun 9. pii: 6604737. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed    


  111. GAUDINO M, Audisio K, Di Franco A, Alexander JH, et al
    Radial artery versus saphenous vein versus right internal thoracic artery for coronary artery bypass grafting.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jun 9. pii: 6604735. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Limited resection for stage IA radiologically invasive lung cancer: a real-world nationwide database study.
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    The importance of risk of bias assessment in meta-analyses: does controlling heterogeneity suffice?
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    October 2020
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    Ventricular assist device bridging with gender-mismatch increases rejection and decreases survival following a heart transplant.
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    September 2020
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    August 2020
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    July 2020
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    May 2020
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    April 2020
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    Outcome of thymectomy prior to generalization of ocular myasthenia depends on the definition of outcome variables.
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    March 2020
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    L4 lymph node dissection in left-side operable non-small-cell lung cancer: one size fits all?
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    February 2020
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    January 2020
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    December 2019
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    November 2019
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    October 2019
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    September 2019
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    August 2019
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    July 2019
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    May 2019
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    April 2019
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