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1 Acta Anaesthesiol Scand
6 Anesth Analg
3 Anesthesiology
1 Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
8 Ann Thorac Surg
1 Catheter Cardiovasc Interv
5 Circ Cardiovasc Imaging
1 Circ Cardiovasc Interv
1 Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes
8 Circ Heart Fail
1 Crit Care Med
1 Eur Heart J
3 Eur J Cardiothorac Surg
1 Eur Respir J
1 J Am Coll Cardiol
16 J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
1 N Engl J Med
1 PLoS One
1 Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
8 Transplantation

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    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand

  1. TIAN T, Hu B, Xue FS
    Assessing association between mean systemic filling pressure and acute kidney injury after cardiac surgery.
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 2021 Jul 26. doi: 10.1111/aas.13963.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Anesth Analg

  2. HENSLEY NB, Mazzeffi MA
    Pro-Con Debate: Fibrinogen Concentrate or Cryoprecipitate for Treatment of Acquired Hypofibrinogenemia in Cardiac Surgical Patients.
    Anesth Analg. 2021;133:19-28.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  3. CUI F, Zhao W, Mu DL, Zhao X, et al
    Association Between Cerebral Desaturation and Postoperative Delirium in Thoracotomy With One-Lung Ventilation: A Prospective Cohort Study.
    Anesth Analg. 2021;133:176-186.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  4. KIMURA A, Suehiro K, Juri T, Fujimoto Y, et al
    Hemodynamic Changes via the Lung Recruitment Maneuver Can Predict Fluid Responsiveness in Stroke Volume and Arterial Pressure During One-Lung Ventilation.
    Anesth Analg. 2021 Jan 25. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000005375.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  5. KIMURA KUROIWA K, Shiko Y, Kawasaki Y, Aoki Y, et al
    Phrenic Nerve Block at the Azygos Vein Level Versus Sham Block for Ipsilateral Shoulder Pain After Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery: A Randomized Controlled Trial.
    Anesth Analg. 2020 Dec 16. pii: 00000539-990000000-00020.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  6. BLECHA S, Zeman F, Specht S, Lydia Pfefferle A, et al
    Invasiveness of Treatment Is Gender Dependent in Intensive Care: Results From a Retrospective Analysis of 26,711 Cases.
    Anesth Analg. 2020 Jul 21. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000005082.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  7. LEWIS C, Levine A, Balmert LC, Chen L, et al
    Neurocognitive, Quality of Life, and Behavioral Outcomes for Patients With Covert Stroke After Cardiac Surgery: Exploratory Analysis of Data From a Prospectively Randomized Trial.
    Anesth Analg. 2021 Jul 28. pii: 00000539-990000000-00196.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  8. BORETSKY KR, Devavaram P
    Point-of-Care Cardiac Ultrasound on a Very Small Infant.
    Anesthesiology. 2021;135:151.

  9. LASALA J, Guerra-Londono CE, Truong DT, Truong AT, et al
    Airway Obstruction Attributable to Head and Neck Cancers: Awake Fiberoptic Intubation versus Awake Tracheostomy.
    Anesthesiology. 2021;134:937.

  10. SILVERTON NA, Lofgren LR, Hall IE, Stoddard GJ, et al
    Noninvasive Urine Oxygen Monitoring and the Risk of Acute Kidney Injury in Cardiac Surgery.
    Anesthesiology. 2021 Jul 30. pii: 116297. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000003663.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg

  11. LI L, Zhao L, He J, Han Z, et al
    Application of Right Bronchial Occlusion under Artificial Pneumothorax in the Thoracic Phase of Minimally Invasive McKeown Esophagectomy.
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021 Jul 28. doi: 10.5761/atcs.oa.21-00055.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Ann Thorac Surg

  12. FREUNDLICH RE, Li G, Domenico HJ, Moore RP, et al
    A Predictive Model of Reintubation after Cardiac Surgery Using the Electronic Health Record.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2021 Jul 27. pii: S0003-4975(21)01287.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  13. ROSATI CM, Nguyen CTN, Fukuhara S
    COVID-19 and Aortic Dissections: Collaboration (Among Disciplines and Centers) Is Key.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2021;112:683.

  14. SANO S, Kouretas PC
    Life-Threatening But Forgotten Complication After Norwood Operation.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2021;112:154-155.

  15. JAHANGIRI M, Mani K, Nowell J
    Does minimally invasive coronary artery surgery have prognostic and cost benefits?
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2021 Jul 20. pii: S0003-4975(21)01270.

  16. KIM HJ, Shin DH, Cho WH, Kim D, et al
    Successful lung transplantation from a donor who had recovered from SARS-CoV-2 pneumonia.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2021 Jul 20. pii: S0003-4975(21)01265.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  17. DATE H
    Living-Donor Lobar Lung Transplantation: How I Teach It.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2021 Jul 20. pii: S0003-4975(21)01271.

  18. LOU W
    The use of beta-blockers in patients with liver cirrhosis who undergo cardiac surgery.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2021 Jul 21. pii: S0003-4975(21)01269.

  19. PASQUALI SK, Gaynor JW
    The Path Forward in Congenital Heart Surgery Public Reporting.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2021 Jul 23. pii: S0003-4975(21)01277.

    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv

  20. SCHUMACHER SP, Everaars H, Stuijfzand WJ, van Diemen PA, et al
    Viability and functional recovery after chronic total occlusion percutaneous coronary intervention.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2021 Jul 30. doi: 10.1002/ccd.29888.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging

  21. EINARSEN E, Cramariuc D, Bahlmann E, Midtbo H, et al
    Higher Acceleration/Ejection Time Ratio Predicts Impaired Outcome in Aortic Valve Stenosis.
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2021 Jan 19:CIRCIMAGING120011467.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Myocardial Ischemia in the Management of Chronic Coronary Artery Disease: Past and Present.
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2021 Jan 18:CIRCIMAGING120011615.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  23. FORTUNI F, Hirasawa K, Marques AI, Pio SM, et al
    Computed Tomography-Derived Transesophageal Echocardiographic Views: Step Forward for Procedural Planning of Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve Annuloplasty.
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2021 Jan 5:CIRCIMAGING120011107.

  24. EGBE AC, Miranda WR, Dearani JA, Connolly HM, et al
    Hemodynamics and Clinical Implications of Occult Left Ventricular Dysfunction in Adults Undergoing Ebstein Anomaly Repair.
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2021;14:e011739.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  25. BLISSETT S, Foster E
    Late Survival With a Hemi-Mustard.
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2021;14:e011714.

    Circ Cardiovasc Interv

  26. HALABY R, Giri J, Herrmann HC, Kobayashi TJ, et al
    Lack of Association Between Percutaneous Coronary Intervention and Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Outcomes in New York Hospitals.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2021 Jul 29:CIRCINTERVENTIONS121010750.

    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes

  27. MORI M, Brooks C 2nd, Dhruva SS, Lu Y, et al
    Trajectories of Pain After Cardiac Surgery: Implications for Measurement, Reporting, and Individualized Treatment.
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2021 Jul 26:CIRCOUTCOMES120007781.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Circ Heart Fail

  28. JAIN CC, Pedrotty D, Araoz PA, Sugrue A, et al
    Sustained Improvement in Diastolic Reserve Following Percutaneous Pericardiotomy in a Porcine Model of Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction.
    Circ Heart Fail. 2021 Jan 22:CIRCHEARTFAILURE120007530.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  29. CAO J, Schwartz YY, Lomasney JW, Narang A, et al
    A Case of Rapidly Progressing Granulomatous Myocarditis: What Is the Diagnosis?
    Circ Heart Fail. 2021;14:e007800.

  30. JAIN SS, Cohen DJ, Zhang Z, Uriel N, et al
    Defining a Clinically Important Change in 6-Minute Walk Distance in Patients With Heart Failure and Mitral Valve Disease.
    Circ Heart Fail. 2021 Mar 5:CIRCHEARTFAILURE120007564.

  31. HANNA EB, Moll D, Cannizzaro L
    Ventricular Systolic Discordance Post-Premature Ventricular Complex in Constrictive Pericarditis: A Novel Description.
    Circ Heart Fail. 2021;14:e007850.

  32. MAREDIA H, Bowring MG, Massie AB, Bae S, et al
    Better Understanding the Disparity Associated With Black Race in Heart Transplant Outcomes: A National Registry Analysis.
    Circ Heart Fail. 2021 Feb 2:CIRCHEARTFAILURE119006107.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  33. NORDAN T, Critsinelis AC, Chen FY, Kapur NK, et al
    One-Year Outcomes Following Heart Transplantation Under the New Donor Heart Allocation System in the United States.
    Circ Heart Fail. 2021 Jan 28:CIRCHEARTFAILURE120007754.

  34. HIGASHI H, Nishimura T, Aono J, Sakaue T, et al
    Pathological Evidence of Native Aortic Valve Injury After Impella Support.
    Circ Heart Fail. 2021 Jan 22:CIRCHEARTFAILURE120007571.

  35. TRENSON S, Hermans H, Craps S, Pokreisz P, et al
    Cardiac Microvascular Endothelial Cells in Pressure Overload-Induced Heart Disease.
    Circ Heart Fail. 2021;14:e006979.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Crit Care Med

  36. DU K, Xu Y, Shen Y
    Early or Late Tracheostomy in Patients With Traumatic Brain Injury.
    Crit Care Med. 2021;49:e335-e336.

    Eur Heart J

  37. GOROG DA, Navarese EP, Andreotti F
    Should we consider low LDL-cholesterol a marker of in-hospital bleeding in patients with acute coronary syndrome undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention?
    Eur Heart J. 2021 Jul 29. pii: 6330652. doi: 10.1093.

    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg

  38. NONAKA M, Komiya T, Shimamoto T, Matsuo T, et al
    Multiple percutaneous coronary interventions may negatively impact cardiac remodelling after bypass surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021 Jul 23. pii: 6327088. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  39. KNOL WG, Budde RPJ, Mahtab EAF, Bekkers JA, et al
    Intimal aortic atherosclerosis in cardiac surgery: surgical strategies to prevent embolic stroke.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021 Jul 30. pii: 6331338. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  40. VAN RAEMDONCK D, Ceulemans LJ, Vos R, Verleden GM, et al
    One size does not fit all patients in lung transplantation.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021 Jul 30. pii: 6331458. doi: 10.1093.

    Eur Respir J

  41. MESSIKA J, Bunel V, Weisenburger G, Godet C, et al
    Pseudomonas aeruginosa eradication after lung transplantation: is it the tip of the iceberg?
    Eur Respir J. 2021;58.

    J Am Coll Cardiol

  42. SERRUYS PW, Ono M, Garg S, Hara H, et al
    Percutaneous Coronary Revascularization: JACC Historical Breakthroughs in Perspective.
    J Am Coll Cardiol. 2021;78:384-407.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg

  43. LOCKER C
    Commentary: Coronary surgery ART and two tablets for a headache.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021;162:601-603.

  44. SHUDO Y, Maeda K
    Commentary: Accepting only over-sized donors for adult congenital heart disease-Is it being overcautious?
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021;162:429-430.

  45. ZAKKAR M, Bruno VD
    Commentary: Cardioplegia in complex root surgery for adults: Many solutions, but does it really matter?
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021;162:526-527.

    Commentary: Del Nido cardioplegic solution: Is it really better than any other?
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021;162:525-526.

  47. EDELMAN JJ, Meduri CU, Thourani VH
    Commentary: Aortic stenosis in young patients-planning a lifetime of aortic valve disease.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Jan 11. pii: S0022-5223(20)30093.

  48. TAM DY, Ruel M, Fremes SE
    Commentary: Does the SYNTAX (Synergy between PCI with Taxus and Cardiac Surgery) score even matter?
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021 Jun 26. pii: S0022-5223(21)00991.

  49. VO TX, Glineur D, Ruel M
    Commentary: Complete revascularization in coronary artery bypass grafting-sometimes it pays to be conservative.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021 Jul 6. pii: S0022-5223(21)01017.

  50. PARK SJ, Kim JB
    Commentary: Off-pump coronary arterial bypass grafting, a demanding instrument only for a master?
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Apr 5. pii: S0022-5223(20)30759.

  51. CHEN S, Grossi EA
    Commentary: Interventions for mitral regurgitation: The sorting hat expands.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Feb 21. pii: S0022-5223(20)30486.

  52. YEREBAKAN C, d'Udekem Y
    Fontan on stage: The year 2020.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021;162:369-371.

  53. HSIA TY
    Commentary: Superior cavopulmonary connection: A false sense of security?
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021;162:396-397.

  54. BARRON DJ, Jegatheeswaran A
    Commentary: Late attrition in Norwood populations: Kicking the can down the road?
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021;162:398-399.

    Commentary: Attrition after superior cavopulmonary connection; we don't have to be perfect but better than yesterday.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021;162:394-395.

  56. WELL A, Beckerman Z
    Commentary: The heart of the matter: Close clinical follow-up and exercise capacity in Fontan circulation.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021;162:382-383.

  57. KILIC A
    Commentary: Left ventricular assist device therapy: The time is now.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021;162:614-615.

    Commentary: Oxygen masks, counterculture revolutions, and cardiothoracic surgery trainees.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021;162:644-645.

    N Engl J Med

  59. PUYMIRAT E, Cayla G, Simon T, Steg PG, et al
    Multivessel PCI Guided by FFR or Angiography for Myocardial Infarction.
    N Engl J Med. 2021 May 16. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa2104650.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    PLoS One

  60. BOSS K, Jahn M, Wendt D, Haidari Z, et al
    Extracorporeal cytokine adsorption: Significant reduction of catecholamine requirement in patients with AKI and septic shock after cardiac surgery.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246299.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg

  61. DOENST T, Caldonazo T, Schneider U, Moschovas A, et al
    Cardiac Surgery 2020 Reviewed.
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021 Jul 29. doi: 10.1055/s-0041-1729762.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  62. NEMSKA S, Daubeuf F, Obrecht A, Israel-Biet D, et al
    Overexpression of the MSK1 Kinase in Patients With Chronic Lung Allograft Dysfunction and Its Confirmed Role in a Murine Model.
    Transplantation. 2021;105:1212-1224.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  63. ANGUELA-CALVET L, Moreno-Gonzalez G, Sbraga F, Gonzalez-Costello J, et al
    Heart Donation From Donors After Controlled Circulatory Death.
    Transplantation. 2021;105:1482-1491.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  64. BHASKARAN P, Ou R, Marasco S, Perera S, et al
    Combined Assessment of Functional and Metabolic Performance of Human Donor Hearts: Possible Application in Donation After Circulatory Death.
    Transplantation. 2021;105:1510-1515.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  65. PRASAD NK, Pasrija C, Talaie T, Krupnick AS, et al
    Ex Vivo Lung Perfusion: Current Achievements and Future Directions.
    Transplantation. 2021;105:979-985.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  66. ORIZONDO RA, Omecinski KS, May AG, Dhamotharan V, et al
    Month-long Respiratory Support by a Wearable Pumping Artificial Lung in an Ovine Model.
    Transplantation. 2021;105:999-1007.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  67. MAJOR T, Ball AL, Stone JP, Edge RJ, et al
    Pro-IL-1beta Is an Early Prognostic Indicator of Severe Donor Lung Injury During Ex Vivo Lung Perfusion.
    Transplantation. 2021;105:768-774.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  68. KIM MH, Nguyen A, Lo M, Kumar SR, et al
    Big Data in Transplantation Practice-the Devil Is in the Detail-Fontan-associated Liver Disease.
    Transplantation. 2021;105:18-22.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  69. KUMAR N, Hussain N, Kumar J, Essandoh MK, et al
    Evaluating the Impact of Pulmonary Artery Obstruction After Lung Transplant Surgery: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.
    Transplantation. 2021;105:711-722.
    PubMed         Abstract available

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