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1 Acta Anaesthesiol Scand
1 Am Heart J
1 Anaesth Intensive Care
4 Anesth Analg
3 Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
6 Ann Thorac Surg
15 Catheter Cardiovasc Interv
1 Chest
1 Circ Cardiovasc Imaging
12 Circ Cardiovasc Interv
1 Circ Genom Precis Med
2 Circ Heart Fail
3 Circulation
2 Eur Heart J
7 Eur J Cardiothorac Surg
1 Eur Respir J
3 J Am Coll Cardiol
11 J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth
37 J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
1 Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
2 Transplant Proc
2 Transplantation

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    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand

  1. NIROOMAND A, Qvarnstrom S, Stenlo M, Malmsjo M, et al
    The role of mechanical ventilation in primary graft dysfunction in the postoperative lung transplant recipient: A single center study and literature review.
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 2022;66:483-496.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Am Heart J

  2. GARG A, Rout A, Farhan S, Waxman S, et al
    Dual Antiplatelet Therapy Duration after Percutaneous Coronary Intervention using Drug Eluting Stents in High Bleeding Risk Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.
    Am Heart J. 2022 Apr 15. pii: S0002-8703(22)00076.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Anaesth Intensive Care

  3. ANANTHAN PP, Ho KM, Anstey MH, Wibrow BA, et al
    Incidence and determinants of malpositioning tracheostomy tubes in critically ill adult patients.
    Anaesth Intensive Care. 2022;50:243-249.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Anesth Analg

  4. HENSLEY NB, Ariyo PT, Holmes SD, Williams MS, et al
    Center Variation in Use of Preoperative Dual Antiplatelet Therapy and Platelet Function Testing at the Time of Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting in Maryland.
    Anesth Analg. 2022 Apr 15. pii: 00000539-990000000-00350.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  5. HU T, Duan R, Zou X, Li J, et al
    Effect of 6% Hydroxyethyl Starch 130/0.4 on Inflammatory Response and Pulmonary Function in Patients Having Cardiac Surgery.
    Anesth Analg. 2022;134:e27-e28.

  6. PARK S, Nam K, Kim TK
    Association Between Preoperative Fibrinogen-to-Albumin Ratio and All-Cause Mortality After Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting: A Retrospective Observational Study.
    Anesth Analg. 2022;134:1021-1027.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  7. GREIWE G, Balfanz V, Hapfelmeier A, Zajonz TS, et al
    Pulse Wave Analysis Using the Pressure Recording Analytical Method to Measure Cardiac Output in Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Patients: A Method Comparison Study Using Transesophageal Doppler Echocardiography as Reference Method.
    Anesth Analg. 2022 Apr 22. pii: 00000539-990000000-00356.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg

  8. ICHIMURA H, Kobayashi K, Gosho M, Nakaoka K, et al
    Comparison of Postoperative Quality of Life and Pain with and without a Metal Rib Spreader in Patients Undergoing Lobectomy through Axillary Mini-Thoracotomy for Stage I Lung Cancer.
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;28:129-137.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  9. YOSHIYASU N, Kojima F, Takahara H, Bando T, et al
    Efficacy of the Segment-Counting Method in Predicting Lung Function and Volume Following Stapler-Based Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy.
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;28:121-128.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  10. KOJIMA K, Sakamoto T, Sakurai T, Yagi Y, et al
    The Association of Vacuum-Assisted Closure Therapy with Dynamic Volume Change of a Muscle Flap Transposed in an Empyema Cavity for Chronic Empyema: A Case Report.
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;28:154-158.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Ann Thorac Surg

  11. YOKOTA N, Go T, Otsuki Y, Soo CS, et al
    A new method to identify air leaks after pulmonary resection using indocyanine green aerosol.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Apr 14. pii: S0003-4975(22)00509.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  12. HEMLI JM, Ducca EL, Chaplin WF, Arader LL, et al
    Transfusion in Root Replacement for Aortic Dissection: STS Adult Cardiac Surgery Database Analysis.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Apr 19. pii: S0003-4975(22)00519.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  13. ISHIKAWA N, Watanabe G, Horikawa T, Seguchi R, et al
    Robot-assisted totally-endoscopic mitral valve plasty and coronary artery bypass grafting.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Apr 18. pii: S0003-4975(22)00523.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  14. REZK M, Taha A, Nielsen SJ, Gudbjartsson T, et al
    Clinical Course of Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation After Cardiac Surgery and Long-Term Outcome.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Apr 14. pii: S0003-4975(22)00513.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  15. VERVOORT D, Chung JCY, Ouzounian M
    No One-Size-Fits-All: The Need for Sex-Based Analysis and Management in Cardiac Surgery.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Apr 16. pii: S0003-4975(22)00530.

  16. CHEW JD, Hill KD, Soslow JH, Jacobs ML, et al
    Congenitally Corrected Transposition Cardiac Surgery: Society of Thoracic Surgeons Database Analysis.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Apr 14. pii: S0003-4975(22)00514.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv

  17. SPIRITO A, Mehran R
    Elderly patients with acute myocardial infarction: Targeted or complete revascularization?
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;99:979-980.

  18. WINSCOTT JG, Hillegass WB
    Successfully treating the common femoral artery "no go zone" with directional atherectomy plus antirestenotic therapy (DAART).
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;99:1317-1318.

  19. KUMAR A, Huded CP, Kassis N, Martin J, et al
    Feasibility of transradial primary percutaneous coronary intervention for STEMI complicated by cardiac arrest.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;99:1363-1365.

  20. GILANI S, Jneid H
    Reaching the optimal volume-quality balance in transfemoral transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;99:1186-1187.

  21. ABUSHOUK AI, Saad AM, Isogai T, Shekhar S, et al
    Long-term outcomes of transcatheter valve-in-valve replacement for failed aortic bioprosthesis: A meta-analysis.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;99:1370-1372.

  22. NEUSER J, Kempf T, Bauersachs J, Widder JD, et al
    Novel self-expanding ALLEGRA transcatheter aortic valve for native aortic stenosis and degenerated bioprosthesis.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2021 Nov 17. doi: 10.1002/ccd.30003.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  23. HOKKEN TW, de Ronde M, Wolff Q, Schermers T, et al
    Insights in a restricted temporary pacemaker strategy in a lean transcatheter aortic valve implantation program.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2021 Nov 27. doi: 10.1002/ccd.30026.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  24. ENG MH, Fang HK
    Forgotten and unforgiving.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;99:1287-1288.

  25. KANG SL, Ramroop R, Manojlovich L, Runeckles K, et al
    Is there a role for endovascular stent implantation in the management of postoperative right ventricular outflow tract obstruction in the era of transcatheter valve implantation?
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;99:1138-1148.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  26. SIMPSON TF, Kheiri B, Chadderdon S, Song HK, et al
    TAVR operator volumes, trends, and geographic variations amongst Medicare beneficiaries in the United States.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;99:1181-1185.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  27. FABRY N, Hendrickson MJ, Arora S, Vavalle JP, et al
    Five-year trends in cause-specific readmissions and cost burden of mitral transcatheter edge-to-edge repair.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;99:1251-1256.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  28. MURASATO Y, Watanabe Y, Yamawaki M, Kinoshita Y, et al
    Effect of proximal optimization technique on coronary bifurcation stent failure: Insights from the multicenter randomized PROPOT trial.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;99:1047-1058.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  29. RANARD LS, Vahl TP, Chung CJ, Sadri S, et al
    Impact of inferior vena cava entry characteristics on tricuspid annular access during transcatheter interventions.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;99:1268-1276.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  30. PAULUS MG, Meindl C, Hamerle M, Schach C, et al
    Reduction of radiation exposure during transcatheter edge-to-edge mitral valve repair.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022 Jan 27. doi: 10.1002/ccd.30046.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  31. BATLIVALA SP, Hagel JA, Hirsch R, Shahanavaz S, et al
    Transcatheter pulmonary valve-in-valve implantation within the expandable Inspiris Resilia(R) bioprosthetic valve.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;99:1157-1160.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  32. LOEB D, Spear C, Hayes D Jr
    Encephalopathy in a Recent Lung Transplant Recipient.
    Chest. 2022;161:e149-e152.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging

  33. SOSLOW JH, Godown J, Bearl DW, Crum K, et al
    Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging Noninvasively Detects Rejection in Pediatric Heart Transplant Recipients.
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2022 Mar 30:101161CIRCIMAGING121013456.

    Circ Cardiovasc Interv

  34. SCHELLER B, Rissanen TT, Farah A, Ohlow MA, et al
    Drug-Coated Balloon for Small Coronary Artery Disease in Patients With and Without High-Bleeding Risk in the BASKET-SMALL 2 Trial.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2022 Apr 12:101161CIRCINTERVENTIONS121011569.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  35. SUGIURA A, Kavsur R, Spieker M, Iliadis C, et al
    Recurrent Mitral Regurgitation After MitraClip: Predictive Factors, Morphology, and Clinical Implication.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2022 Feb 23:CIRCINTERVENTIONS121010895.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  36. RANARD LS, Guber K, Khalique OK, Leb J, et al
    Improved Left Atrial Appendage Closure With the New-Generation WATCHMAN FLX by Cardiac Computed Tomography Angiography at 45 Days Postimplant.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2022 Mar 22:CIRCINTERVENTIONS121011727.

  37. KAWAKAMI R, Gada H, Rinaldi MJ, Nazif TM, et al
    Characterization of Cerebral Embolic Capture Using the SENTINEL Device During Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation in Low to Intermediate-Risk Patients: The SENTINEL-LIR Study.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2022 Mar 11:CIRCINTERVENTIONS121011358.

  38. WILD MG, Lubos E, Cruz-Gonzalez I, Amat-Santos I, et al
    Early Clinical Experience With the TRICENTO Bicaval Valved Stent for Treatment of Symptomatic Severe Tricuspid Regurgitation: A Multicenter Registry.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2022 Mar 3:CIRCINTERVENTIONS121011302.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  39. HASSAN A, Eleid MF
    Recurrent Mitral Regurgitation After MitraClip: Defining Success and Predicting Outcomes.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2022 Feb 23:CIRCINTERVENTIONS122011837.

  40. EL SHAER A, Thaden J, Eleid M, Simard T, et al
    Hemodynamic Success Is an Independent Predictor of Mid-Term Survival After Transcatheter Edge-to-Edge Mitral Valve Repair.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2022 Feb 18:CIRCINTERVENTIONS121011542.

  41. KURAMITSU S, Matsuo H, Shinozaki T, Horie K, et al
    Five-Year Outcomes After Fractional Flow Reserve-Based Deferral of Revascularization in Chronic Coronary Syndrome: Final Results From the J-CONFIRM Registry.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2022 Feb 8:CIRCINTERVENTIONS121011387.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  42. DAMLUJI AA, Cohen MG
    The Influence of Frailty on Cardiovascular Disease: The Time for a "Frailty Academic Research Consortium" Is Now!
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;15:e011669.

  43. MANGNER N, Farah A, Ohlow MA, Mobius-Winkler S, et al
    Safety and Efficacy of Drug-Coated Balloons Versus Drug-Eluting Stents in Acute Coronary Syndromes: A Prespecified Analysis of BASKET-SMALL 2.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2022 Jan 10:CIRCINTERVENTIONS121011325.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  44. JONES TK, McElhinney DB, Vincent JA, Hellenbrand WE, et al
    Long-Term Outcomes After Melody Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve Replacement in the US Investigational Device Exemption Trial.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;15:e010852.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  45. SABBAH M, Joshi FR, Minkkinen M, Holmvang L, et al
    Long-Term Changes in Invasive Physiological Pressure Indices of Stenosis Severity Following Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2021 Nov 23:CIRCINTERVENTIONS121011331.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Circ Genom Precis Med

  46. WILCOX NS, Prenner SB, Cevasco M, Condit C, et al
    End Stage Mitochondrial Cardiomyopathy and Heart Transplantation Due to Biallelic Pathogenic C1QBP Variants.
    Circ Genom Precis Med. 2022 Feb 4:CIRCGEN121003559.

    Circ Heart Fail

  47. BATRA J, DeFilippis EM, Golob S, Clerkin K, et al
    Impact of Pretransplant Malignancy on Heart Transplantation Outcomes: Contemporary United Network for Organ Sharing Analysis Amidst Evolving Cancer Therapies.
    Circ Heart Fail. 2022 Jan 31:CIRCHEARTFAILURE121008968.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Early Use of Phosphodiesterase Inhibitors After Left Ventricular Assist Device: Is It Time to Rethink?
    Circ Heart Fail. 2022;15:e009437.


  49. GALEA R, De Marco F, Meneveau N, Aminian A, et al
    Amulet or Watchman Device for Percutaneous Left Atrial Appendage Closure: Primary Results of the SWISS-APERO Randomized Clinical Trial.
    Circulation. 2022;145:724-738.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  50. FARR M, Stehlik J
    Heart Xenotransplant: A Door That Is Finally Opening.
    Circulation. 2022;145:871-873.

  51. HILLIS GS, McCann GP, Newby DE
    Is Asymptomatic Severe Aortic Stenosis Still a Waiting Game?
    Circulation. 2022;145:874-876.

    Eur Heart J

  52. DREGOESC MI, Istrate M, Sandu I, Iancu AC, et al
    Massive biventricular thrombosis after transfemoral transcatheter aortic valve implantation.
    Eur Heart J. 2022 Jan 28. pii: 6516865. doi: 10.1093.

  53. CALCAGNO S, Di Pietro R, Biondi-Zoccai G, Versaci F, et al
    Cerebral protection device out of transcatheter heart procedures: a bridge to surgery.
    Eur Heart J. 2022;43:1598.

    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg

    Adherence to guidelines improves outcomes in coronary artery surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Apr 19. pii: 6570168. doi: 10.1093.

  55. ORAII A, Masoudkabir F, Pashang M, Jalali A, et al
    Effect of Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation on Early and Mid-Term Outcomes of Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Apr 20. pii: 6571148. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  56. KOECHLIN L, Eckstein FS
    Vascular closure devices in minimally invasive cardiac surgery: nice to have or must have?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Apr 20. pii: 6571690. doi: 10.1093.

  57. Corrigendum to: Incidence and 1-year outcome of periprocedural myocardial infarction following cardiac surgery: are the Universal Definition and Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention criteria fit for purpose? [Eur J Cardiothorac Surg
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Apr 21. pii: 6571731. doi: 10.1093.

  58. EL-SAYED AHMAD A, Bayram A, Salamate S, Sirat S, et al
    Percutaneous versus surgical femoral access in minimally invasive cardiac operations.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Apr 20. pii: 6571691. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  59. TASOUDIS PT, Varvoglis DN, Vitkos E, Mylonas KS, et al
    Mechanical versus Bioprosthetic Valve for Aortic Valve Replacement: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Reconstructed Individual Participant Data.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Apr 21. pii: 6571808. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  60. BORTOLOTTI U, Vendramin I, Livi U
    SURGICAL AORTIC VALVE REPLACEMENT optimizing the small aortic annulus size.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Apr 22. pii: 6572343. doi: 10.1093.

    Eur Respir J

  61. MIYAMOTO E, Takahagi A, Ohsumi A, Martinu T, et al
    Ex vivo delivery of regulatory T-cells for control of alloimmune priming in the donor lung.
    Eur Respir J. 2022;59.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Am Coll Cardiol

  62. TAKAHASHI K, Serruys PW, Fuster V, Farkouh ME, et al
    External Validation of the FREEDOM Score for Individualized Decision Making Between CABG and PCI.
    J Am Coll Cardiol. 2022;79:1458-1473.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  63. GRANGER CB, Krychtiuk KA, Gersh BJ
    Personalizing Choice of CABG vs PCI for Multivessel Disease: Predictive Model Falls Short.
    J Am Coll Cardiol. 2022;79:1474-1476.

  64. HAHN RT, Clavel MA, Mascherbauer J, Mick SL, et al
    Sex-Related Factors in Valvular Heart Disease: JACC Focus Seminar 5/7.
    J Am Coll Cardiol. 2022;79:1506-1518.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth

  65. SMELTZ AM, Coleman PJ, Mondal S
    Acute Normovolemic Hemodilution in Infective Endocarditis-Pro-Con Debate: Pro-Acute Normovolemic Hemodilution Should Be Used in Infective Endocarditis Patients Coming for Primary or Redo Cardiac Surgery.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022 Mar 16. pii: S1053-0770(22)00185.

  66. YOON U, Topper J, Goldhammer J
    Preoperative Evaluation and Anesthetic Management of Patients With Liver Cirrhosis Undergoing Cardiac Surgery.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2020 Aug 14. pii: S1053-0770(20)30816.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  67. AWARI DW, Dhanasekaran M, Mudrakola HV, Morales DJV, et al
    Myocardial Infarction and Cardiac Arrest in a Patient With Severe Undiagnosed Hypothyroidism During Bronchoscopy.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022;36:1410-1414.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  68. KOO CH, Lee HT, Na HS, Ryu JH, et al
    Efficacy of Erector Spinae Plane Block for Analgesia in Thoracic Surgery: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022;36:1387-1395.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  69. PEREIRA ROL, Rodrigues ES, Martin AK, Narula T, et al
    Outcomes After Lung Retransplantation: A Single-Center Retrospective Cohort Study.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022;36:1366-1372.

  70. RONG LQ, Lopes AJ, Mitlak HW, Palumbo MC, et al
    Relative Impact of Surgical Mitral Repair and MitraClip on Annular Remodeling-A Potential Mechanism for Therapeutic Response to Mitral Repair for Degenerative Mitral Regurgitation.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022;36:1279-1287.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  71. LOFORTE A, Comentale G, Botta L, Gliozzi G, et al
    How Would the Authors Treat Their Own Temporary Left Ventricular Failure With Mechanical Circulatory Support?
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022;36:1238-1250.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  72. BYRNE K, Wotherspoon S, Patel NN
    No-Touch Harvest: The Solution to Laboring in Vein?
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022;36:1231-1233.

  73. MUSUKU SR, Mustafa M, Pulavarthi M, Doshi I, et al
    Procedural, Short-Term, and Intermediate-Term Outcomes in Propensity-Matched Patients With Severe Mitral Valve Regurgitation Undergoing Urgent Versus Elective MitraClip Percutaneous Mitral Valve Repair.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022;36:1268-1275.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  74. WU IY, Kaple R, Sugeng L, Heerdt PM, et al
    Visualizing the Immediate Hemodynamic Impact of Successful Transcatheter Edge-to-Edge Repair of the Mitral Valve.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022;36:1504-1505.

    The Puzzle of TAVR for Bicuspid AS: Still Missing a Piece?
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022;36:1225-1227.

    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg

    Commentary: Eradication of epicardial pacing.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;163:1827.

  77. EDELMAN JJ, Thourani VH
    Commentary: Transcatheter mitral valve-in-valve: Not yet a replacement for surgery.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Sep 4. pii: S0022-5223(20)32568.

    Commentary: Evidence is mounting for early intervention in asymptomatic severe aortic stenosis.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Sep 6. pii: S0022-5223(20)32468.

    Commentary: Early surgery versus conservative management of asymptomatic severe aortic stenosis: Is it time to rethink the guidelines?
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Aug 20. pii: S0022-5223(20)32423.

  80. DAYAN V, Nguyen TC
    Commentary: Putting the lid on left main revascularization equipoise.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;163:1870-1871.

  81. IBRAHIM M, Kilic A
    Commentary: Heart transplantation using hepatitis C-positive donors: What are we waiting for?
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Sep 18. pii: S0022-5223(20)32652.

  82. JAVADIKASGARI H, Chemtob RA, Gillinov AM, Pettersson GB, et al
    Outcomes of mitral valve re-replacement for bioprosthetic structural valve deterioration.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Aug 25. pii: S0022-5223(20)32455.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  83. DUNCAN AE, Kartashov A, Robinson SB, Randall D, et al
    Risk factors, resource use, and cost of postoperative low cardiac output syndrome.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;163:1890-1898.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Commentary: Minimally invasive coronary bypass or percutaneous coronary intervention for complex left anterior descending artery stenosis: A never-ending battle.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;163:1850-1851.

  85. NGUYEN A
    Commentary: Paradoxical increase in areas of myocardial fibrosis following septal myectomy.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;163:1835.

  86. YOKOYAMA Y, Takagi H, Kuno T
    Early surgery versus conservative management of asymptomatic severe aortic stenosis: A meta-analysis.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Jul 5. pii: S0022-5223(20)31984.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  87. RAMZY D, Chikwe J
    Commentary: Is robotic-assisted coronary bypass ready for prime time?
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;163:1848-1850.

  88. RAM E, Raanani E, Klempfner R, Peled Y, et al
    Midterm outcomes of patients with multivessel disease treated at centers with and without on-site cardiac surgery services.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;163:1852-1861.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  89. PATEL NC, Hemli JM, Seetharam K, Singh VP, et al
    Minimally invasive coronary bypass versus percutaneous coronary intervention for isolated complex stenosis of the left anterior descending coronary artery.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;163:1839-1846.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  90. ROCHA RV, Tam DY, Fremes SE
    Commentary: Minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass for isolated left anterior descending lesions: A welcomed innovation.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;163:1847-1848.

    Measuring and reporting cardiac surgery quality: A continuing evolution.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022 Mar 14. pii: S0022-5223(22)00324.

  92. OLSON MT, Liu W, Mohanakumar T, Bremner RM, et al
    A potential mechanism by which aspiration of duodenogastric fluid augments the risk for bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome after lung transplantation.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022 Mar 21. pii: S0022-5223(22)00342.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  93. FORMICA F, Nicolini F
    Commentary: Mitral bioprosthesis degeneration: Looking for a benchmark to tailor the correct procedure to the patient.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;163:1816-1817.

  94. GOMES WJ
    Commentary: The fate of patients with left main coronary artery disease may be dictated by distorted science.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Sep 28. pii: S0022-5223(20)32676.

  95. SCHWARZ S, Rahimi N, Kifjak D, Frommlet F, et al
    Lungs from polytrauma donors with significant chest trauma can be safely used for transplantation.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;163:1719-1731.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  96. MYERS PO, Dayan V, Szeto WY, Thourani VH, et al
    Joint surgical associations (EACTS, LACES, ASCVTS, AATS, and STS) position statement regarding the VARC-3 definitions for aortic valve clinical research.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022 Mar 15. pii: S0022-5223(22)00091.

  97. WOO YJ, Chen FY, Chen EP
    American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) website redesign: An update from the AATS IT Committee.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;163:1591.

  98. ELMAHROUK AF MD, Ismail MF MD, Arafat AA MD, Dohain AM MD, et al
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