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1 Am Heart J
1 Anesth Analg
1 Anesthesiology
7 Ann Thorac Surg
1 Br J Anaesth
9 Catheter Cardiovasc Interv
1 Circ Cardiovasc Interv
1 Circulation
8 Eur J Cardiothorac Surg
1 Eur Respir J
2 J Am Coll Cardiol
5 J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth
4 J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
1 Lancet Respir Med
3 PLoS One
1 Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
7 Transplantation

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    Am Heart J

  1. KATZ JN
    Back to the future-Are we ready for a randomized trial of surgical versus percutaneous revascularization in cardiogenic shock?
    Am Heart J. 2020;226:264-266.

    Anesth Analg

  2. DEL RIO JM, Abernathy JJ 3rd, Taylor MA, Habib RH, et al
    The Adult Cardiac Anesthesiology Section of STS Adult Cardiac Surgery Database: 2020 Update on Quality and Outcomes.
    Anesth Analg. 2020 Sep 29. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000005093.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  3. YANG Y, Murphy NE, Long MT
    Pandemic Bronchoscopy: A Technique to Improve Safety.
    Anesthesiology. 2020;133:689-690.

    Ann Thorac Surg

  4. VANNI C, Maurizi G, Rocco M, Rendina EA, et al
    A Dedicated Path to Emergent Thoracic Surgery in COVID-19 Patients: An Italian Institution Protocol.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2020;110:e333-e334.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  5. SAREH S, Toppen W, Ugarte R, Sanaiha Y, et al
    Impact of Early Tracheostomy on Outcomes Following Cardiac Surgery: A National Analysis.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2020 Sep 23. pii: S0003-4975(20)31522.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  6. HABERTHEUER A, Aranda-Michel E, Schindler J, Gleason TG, et al
    Longitudinal Outcomes of Nonagenarians undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2020 Sep 24. pii: S0003-4975(20)31528.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  7. WITTEN JC, Durbak E, Houghtaling PL, Unai S, et al
    Performance and Durability of Cryopreserved Allograft Aortic Valve Replacements.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2020 Sep 25. pii: S0003-4975(20)31534.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  8. DEL RIO JM, Abernathy JJ 3rd, Taylor MA, Habib RH, et al
    The Adult Cardiac Anesthesiology Section of STS Adult Cardiac Surgery Database: 2020 Update on Quality and Outcomes.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2020 Sep 21. pii: S0003-4975(20)31025.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  9. SPEIR AM, Yohe C, Dearani JA
    Cardiothoracic Surgical Advocacy in a Time of COVID-19.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2020;110:1101-1102.

  10. LUC JGY, Archer MA, Arora RC, Bender EM, et al
    The Thoracic Surgery Social Media Network Experience During the COVID-19 Pandemic.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2020;110:1103-1107.

    Br J Anaesth

  11. EL-WAJEH Y, Varley I, Raithatha A, Glossop A, et al
    Opening Pandora's box: surgical tracheostomy in mechanically ventilated COVID-19 patients.
    Br J Anaesth. 2020 Jul 9. pii: S0007-0912(20)30537.

    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv

  12. MISUMIDA N, Guerrero M, Pislaru SV, Alkhouli M, et al
    Hemodynamic response to transseptal transcatheter mitral valve replacement in patients with severe mitral stenosis due to severe mitral annular calcification.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Oct 1. doi: 10.1002/ccd.29285.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  13. SAMMOUR Y, Sato K, Kumar A, Gajulapalli RD, et al
    Impact of baseline conduction abnormalities on outcomes after transcatheter aortic valve replacement with SAPIEN-3.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Oct 3. doi: 10.1002/ccd.29309.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  14. ALMALLA M, Kersten A, Altiok E, Marx N, et al
    Hemodynamic support with Impella ventricular assist device in patients undergoing TAVI: A single center experience.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020;95:357-362.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  15. PAGNOTTA PA, Sanz-Sanchez J, Regazzoli D, Ferrante G, et al
    One-stop-shop totally percutaneous approach for severe aortic and mitral regurgitation in cardiogenic shock.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 Aug 27. doi: 10.1002/ccd.28466.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  16. COSTA G, Buccheri S, Barbanti M, Picci A, et al
    Outcomes of three different new generation transcatheter aortic valve prostheses.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 Oct 14. doi: 10.1002/ccd.28524.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  17. YAP J, Chen S, Stripe BR, Smith TWR, et al
    Transseptal access for left heart structural interventions in the setting of prior atrial septal defect closure.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020;95:414-419.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  18. SERFAS JD, Turek J, Haney J, Krasuski RA, et al
    Hybrid transcatheter pulmonary valve replacement with a SAPIEN S3 valve after pulmonary artery banding via left lateral thoracotomy.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020;95:E78-E83.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  19. GAD MM, Elgendy IY, Mahmoud AN, Elbadawi A, et al
    Temporal trends, outcomes, and predictors of mortality after pericardiocentesis in the United States.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020;95:375-386.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  20. SHAH PB, Welt FGP, Mahmud E, Phillips A, et al
    Triage considerations for patients referred for structural heart disease intervention during the COVID-19 pandemic: An ACC/SCAI position statement.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020;96:659-663.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Circ Cardiovasc Interv

  21. VEMMOU E, Alaswad K, Khatri JJ, Nikolakopoulos I, et al
    Patient Radiation Dose During Chronic Total Occlusion Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: Insights From the PROGRESS-CTO Registry.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Sep 25:CIRCINTERVENTIONS120009412.


  22. SIMONATO M, Whisenant B, Barbosa Ribeiro H, Webb JG, et al
    Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement After Surgical Repair or Replacement: Comprehensive Mid-Term Evaluation of Valve-in-Valve and Valve-in-Ring Implantation from the VIVID Registry.
    Circulation. 2020 Sep 25. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.120.049088.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg

  23. 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.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  24. NGUYEN D, Gharagozloo F, Tempesta B, Meyer M, et al
    Long-term results of robotic anatomical segmentectomy for early-stage non-small-cell lung cancer.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Oct 15. pii: 5133000. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  25. 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.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  26. 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.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  27. 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.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  28. 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.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  29. 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.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  30. LI H, Sun Z, Yang F, Sui X, et al
    Primary tumour resection in non-small-cell lung cancer patients with ipsilateral pleural dissemination (M1a): a population-based study.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Feb 4. pii: 5306618. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Eur Respir J

  31. GALAMBOS C, Mullen MP, Shieh JT, Schwerk N, et al
    Phenotype characterisation of TBX4 mutation and deletion carriers with neonatal and pediatric pulmonary hypertension.
    Eur Respir J. 2019 May 31. pii: 13993003.01965-2018.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Am Coll Cardiol

  32. MOUSSA ID, Mohananey D, Saucedo J, Stone GW, et al
    Trends and Outcomes of Restenosis After Coronary Stent Implantation in the United States.
    J Am Coll Cardiol. 2020;76:1521-1531.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  33. GREGSON J, Stone GW, Ben-Yehuda O, Redfors B, et al
    Implications of Alternative Definitions of Peri-Procedural Myocardial Infarction After Coronary Revascularization.
    J Am Coll Cardiol. 2020;76:1609-1621.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth

  34. DEL RIO JM, Jake Abernathy J 3rd, Taylor MA, Habib RH, et al
    The Adult Cardiac Anesthesiology Section of STS Adult Cardiac Surgery Database: 2020 Update on Quality and Outcomes.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2020 Sep 22. pii: S1053-0770(20)30798.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  35. RAM H, Dwarakanath S, Green AE, Steyn J, et al
    Iatrogenic Aortic Dissection Associated With Cardiac Surgery: A Narrative Review.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2020 Aug 7. pii: S1053-0770(20)30789.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  36. KRONFLI AP, Lehman E, Yamane K, Roberts SM, et al
    Dexmedetomidine Is an Equal Cost Alternative to Propofol in Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement, With Equivalent In-Hospital and 30-Day Outcomes.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2020 Aug 28. pii: S1053-0770(20)30833.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  37. ROTH S, Raphael J
    Cardiac Surgery and Ischemic Optic Neuropathy.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2020 Sep 4. pii: S1053-0770(20)30860.

  38. MUSUKU SR, Capua CAD, Doshi I, Cherukupalli D, et al
    Outcomes of Transfemoral Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Performed With General Anesthesia Using a Supraglottic Airway Versus Monitored Anesthesia Care.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2020 Sep 6. pii: S1053-0770(20)30952.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg

  39. PATRICK WL, Bojko M, Han JJ, Kelly JJ, et al
    Neighborhood socioeconomic status is associated with differences in operative management and long-term survival after coronary artery bypass grafting.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Aug 19. pii: S0022-5223(20)32391.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  40. LAZAR HL
    Commentary: Dying with versus dying from hospital-acquired infections following cardiac surgery.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Sep 1. pii: S0022-5223(20)32483.

  41. SWANSON SK, Schumacher KR, Ohye RG, Zampi JD, et al
    Impact of trisomy 13 and 18 on airway anomalies and pulmonary complications after cardiac surgery.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Sep 1. pii: S0022-5223(20)32473.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  42. MASSART N, Mansour A, Ross JT, Piau C, et al
    Mortality due to hospital-acquired infection after cardiac surgery.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Sep 2. pii: S0022-5223(20)32486.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Lancet Respir Med

  43. FURLOW B
    Living pig bioreactors can repair damaged donor lungs.
    Lancet Respir Med. 2020;8:e72.

    PLoS One

  44. HUANG TY, Huang TS, Cheng YT, Wang YC, et al
    Radial artery harvesting in coronary artery bypass grafting surgery-Endoscopic or open method? A meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0236499.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  45. HOCKER JR, Lerner M, Lightfoot SA, Peyton MD, et al
    Serum discrimination and phenotype assessment of coronary artery disease patents with and without type 2 diabetes prior to coronary artery bypass graft surgery.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0234539.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  46. OZTURK C, Becher MU, Kalkan A, Kavsur R, et al
    The modified MIDA-Score predicts mid-term outcomes after interventional therapy of functional mitral regurgitation.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0236265.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg

  47. GUAN X, Chen M, Li Y, Zhang J, et al
    Comparison of Safety between Different Kinds of Heparins in Patients Receiving Intra-Aortic Balloon Counterpulsation.
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Sep 30. doi: 10.1055/s-0040-1716390.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  48. JENNINGS DL, Jackson R, Farr M
    PCSK9 Inhibitor Use in Heart Transplant Recipients: A Case Series and Review of the Literature.
    Transplantation. 2019 Aug 29. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000002944.

  49. ASIMACOPOULOS EP, Garbern JC, Gauvreau K, Blume ED, et al
    Association of Clinical Rejection vs. Rejection on Protocol Biopsy with Cardiac Allograft Vasculopathy in Pediatric Heart Transplant Recipients.
    Transplantation. 2019 Sep 24. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000002983.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  50. OH NA, O'Shea T, Ndishabandi DK, Yuan Q, et al
    Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cell-driven Induction of Treg Is Strain Specific and Correlates With Spontaneous Acceptance of Kidney Allografts.
    Transplantation. 2020;104:39-53.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  51. OWADA Y, Oshiro Y, Inagaki Y, Harada H, et al
    A Nationwide Survey of Hepatitis E Virus Infection and Chronic Hepatitis in Heart and Kidney Transplant Recipients in Japan.
    Transplantation. 2019 May 20. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000002801.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  52. GUSTAFSSON F, Andreassen AK, Andersson B, Eiskjaer H, et al
    S1Everolimus Initiation With Early Calcineurin Inhibitor Withdrawal in De Novo Heart Transplant Recipients: Long-term Follow-up From the Randomized SCHEDULE Study.
    Transplantation. 2019 Mar 12. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000002702.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  53. BLAZQUEZ-BERMEJO Z, Hernandez-Afonso J, Garcia-Quintana A, Medina JM, et al
    Heart Transplantation in a Distant Island Population: Accessibility and Outcomes in Patients From the Canary Islands Transplanted in Madrid.
    Transplantation. 2020;104:223-226.

  54. VEIT T, Munker D, Kauke T, Zoller M, et al
    Letermovir for difficult to treat cytomegalovirus infection in lung transplant recipients.
    Transplantation. 2019 Aug 1. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000002886.
    PubMed         Abstract available

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