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1 Anesth Analg
33 Ann Thorac Surg
2 Catheter Cardiovasc Interv
1 Circ Cardiovasc Imaging
4 Circ Cardiovasc Interv
1 Circ Heart Fail
1 Circulation
2 Eur J Cardiothorac Surg
2 Eur Respir J
1 J Am Coll Cardiol
7 J Heart Lung Transplant
1 PLoS One
1 Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
4 Transplantation

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    Anesth Analg

  1. MORONT MG, Woodward MK, Essandoh MK, Avery EG, et al
    A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Preoperative Antithrombin Supplementation in Patients at Risk for Antithrombin Deficiency After Cardiac Surgery.
    Anesth Analg. 2022 Jul 25. pii: 00000539-990000000-00396.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Ann Thorac Surg

  2. ODA S, Fujita S, Tatewaki H, Shiose A, et al
    Valve-Sparing Reimplantation for Right Coronary Artery Compression after Fontan Procedure.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2021 Nov 25. pii: S0003-4975(21)01996.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  3. KAPOOR S, Zhu J, Kilic A, Toma C, et al
    Outcomes in Multivessel Coronary Disease Stratified by Society for Thoracic Surgery Risk.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2021 Nov 18. pii: S0003-4975(21)01921.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  4. BROWN JA, Sultan I
    Just Go With the Flow: Coronary Targets May Dictate Right Internal Mammary Artery Patency More Than Inflow Configuration.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:364-365.

  5. MAGLOIRE KT, Saouti N, Van Der Heiden P, Scohy TV, et al
    Measures to Prevent Neurologic Deficits in Urgent CABG Surgery With Bilateral Carotid Occlusion.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:e121-e123.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  6. ZHU K, Pan S, Liu D, Wang C, et al
    Minimally Invasive Bio-Chimney Technique for Postrepair Mitral Stenosis.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2021 Nov 15. pii: S0003-4975(21)01908.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  7. DONOVAN TJ, Sino S, Paraforos A, Leick J, et al
    Topical Vancomycin Reduces the Incidence of Deep Sternal Wound Complications After Sternotomy.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:511-518.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  8. BAKAEEN FG, Ghandour H, Ravichandren K, Zhen-Yu Tong M, et al
    Right Internal Thoracic Artery Patency Is Affected More by Target Choice Than Conduit Configuration.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:458-466.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  9. ABELN KB, Schafers S, Ehrlich T, Federspiel JM, et al
    Ross Operation With Autologous External Autograft Stabilization-Long-term Results.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:502-509.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  10. GERACI TC, Williams D, Chen S, Grossi E, et al
    Incidence, Management, and Outcomes of Patients With COVID-19 and Pneumothorax.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:401-407.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  11. SU L, Ho H, Stock CT, Quadri SM, et al
    Surgeon Experience Is Associated With Prolonged Air Leak After Robotic-assisted Pulmonary Lobectomy.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:434-441.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  12. NAITO S, Demal T, Biancari F
    Impact of Aortic Cross-Clamp in Coronary Bypass Surgery.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:607.

  13. MAHROKHIAN SH, Nordan T, Kawabori M
    Immunosuppression in HIV Positive Heart Transplant Recipients in the post-COVID-19 era.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2021 Jul 23. pii: S0003-4975(21)01272.

  14. ZHANG J, Hong Q, Ma C
    Complete VATS in Rib Fractures: More Than Just a Minimally Invasive Procedure.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:601-602.

  15. XU S, Do-Nguyen CC, Karamlou T
    Digital Mentorship in Cardiothoracic Surgery in the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Era.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:598.

  16. ZHAO W, Yang Y
    Is Complete Video-assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery Suitable for Rib Fractures?
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:600-601.

    On-pump Beating Heart-An Important Confounder?
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:606-607.

  18. JASINSKI M, Kosiorowska K, Berezowski M
    Gradients After Aortic Valve Repair-To Worry or Not to Worry?
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:610-611.

  19. ROWE G, Gill G, Zubair MM, Roach A, et al
    Ross procedure in children: Society of Thoracic Surgeons Congenital Heart Surgery Database Analysis.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Jul 20. pii: S0003-4975(22)00973.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  20. EDWARDS J, Binongo J, Mullin B, Wei J, et al
    Intensive Care Unit Bypass for Robotic-Assisted Single-Vessel Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Jul 20. pii: S0003-4975(22)00974.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  21. KIDO T, Steringer MT, Vodiskar J, Burri M, et al
    Improved Long-term Outcome of Damus-Kaye-Stansel Procedure Without Previous Pulmonary Artery Banding.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:545-551.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  22. CLEVELAND DC, Jagdale A, Carlo WF, Iwase H, et al
    The Genetically Engineered Heart as a Bridge to Allotransplantation in Infants Just Around the Corner?
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:536-544.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  23. SHAHIAN DM, O'Brien SM
    Composite Performance Measures: The Foundation of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Quality Measurement Program.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:368-372.

  24. GRANT MC, Lother SA, Engelman DT, Hassan A, et al
    Surgical Triage and Timing for Patients With Coronavirus Disease: A Guidance Statement from The Society of Thoracic Surgeons.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:387-393.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  25. TSENG EE
    Under Pressure-To See or Not To See.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:571-572.

  26. ZHU Y, Imbrie-Moore AM, Paulsen MJ, Park MH, et al
    A Novel Device for Intraoperative Direct Visualization of a Pressurized Root in Aortic Valve Repair.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Feb 22. pii: S0003-4975(22)00219.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  27. GREENBERG JW, Morales DLS
    23 and Me: Are all Genetic Abnormalities Equally Important in Heart Transplant?
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Jan 18. pii: S0003-4975(22)00058.

  28. CARVAJAL HG, Gooch C, Merritt TC, Fox JC, et al
    Mid-Term Outcomes of Heart Transplantation in Children with Genetic Disorders.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Jan 7. pii: S0003-4975(22)00016.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  29. ROBINSON DP, Smith AEP, Bille A, Simo R, et al
    Synchronous Parathyroidectomy and Extended Thymectomy in Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:e85-e88.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  30. SERVAIS EL, Miller DL, Thibault D, Hartwig MG, et al
    Conversion to Thoracotomy During Thoracoscopic vs Robotic Lobectomy: Predictors and Outcomes.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:409-417.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  31. TAIRA A, Nawashiro A, Takeda Y, Shinohara S, et al
    Lung Autotransplantation for Bulky Superior Sulcus Tumor With Hilar Involvement.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:e97-e99.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  32. NAKAGOMI T, Goto T, Hirotsu Y, Higuchi R, et al
    Lung Cancer Surgery with Persistent COVID-19 Infection.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2021 Dec 10. pii: S0003-4975(21)02043.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  33. MATSUI Y, Kubota S, Seki T, Shingu Y, et al
    Simple Chordal Replacement with a Newly Designed "Mitral Plate" in Mitral Valvuloplasty.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2021 Dec 9. pii: S0003-4975(21)02037.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  34. BALKHY HH, Nisivaco SM, Hashimoto M, Torregrossa G, et al
    Robotic Total Endoscopic Coronary Bypass in 570 Patients: Impact of Anastomotic Technique in Two Eras.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022;114:476-482.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv

  35. SIMSEK B, Kostantinis S, Karacsonyi J, Alaswad K, et al
    Antegrade dissection and re-entry versus parallel wiring in chronic total occlusion percutaneous coronary intervention: Insights from the PROGRESS-CTO registry.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022 Jul 28. doi: 10.1002/ccd.30346.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  36. SIMSEK B, Gorgulu S, Kostantinis S, Karacsonyi J, et al
    Radial access for chronic total occlusion percutaneous coronary intervention: Insights from the PROGRESS-CTO registry.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022 Jul 23. doi: 10.1002/ccd.30347.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging

  37. NITSCHE C, Koschutnik M, Dona C, Radun R, et al
    Reverse Remodeling Following Valve Replacement in Coexisting Aortic Stenosis and Transthyretin Cardiac Amyloidosis.
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2022;15:e014115.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Circ Cardiovasc Interv

  38. JEONG YH, Obayashi Y, Song H, Kimura T, et al
    Still a Long Way to the Precision Medicine of Antiplatelet Strategy After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2022 Jul 28:101161CIRCINTERVENTIONS122012261.

  39. KLEIMAN NS, Goel SS
    Upping the Transcatheter Edge-to-Edge Repair Game: Patient Selection Based on Newly Described Echocardiographic Measurements.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2022 Jun 10:101161CIRCINTERVENTIONS122012174.

  40. SMITH CL, Dori Y, O'Byrne ML, Glatz AC, et al
    Transcatheter Thoracic Duct Decompression for Multicompartment Lymphatic Failure After Fontan Palliation.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;15:e011733.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  41. GOLTSTEIN LCMJ, Rooijakkers MJP, Gortjes NCC, Akkermans RP, et al
    Reduction of Gastrointestinal Bleeding in Patients With Heyde Syndrome Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;15:e011848.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Circ Heart Fail

  42. BARAN DA, Long A, Lansinger J, Copeland JG, et al
    Donor Utilization in the Recent Era: Effect of Sex, Drugs, and Increased Risk.
    Circ Heart Fail. 2022;15:e009547.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  43. ZUBAIR MM, Chen Q, Rowe G, Gill G, et al
    Evolving Trends and Widening Racial Disparities in Children Listed for Heart Transplantation in the United States.
    Circulation. 2022;146:262-264.

    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg

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

  45. 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

    Eur Respir J

  46. MERCER RM, Mishra E, Banka R, Corcoran JP, et al
    A randomised controlled trial of intrapleural balloon intercostal chest drains to prevent drain displacement.
    Eur Respir J. 2022;60.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  47. MCINNIS MC, Ma J, Karur GR, Houbois C, et al
    Chronic lung allograft dysfunction phenotype and prognosis by machine learning CT analysis.
    Eur Respir J. 2022;60.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Am Coll Cardiol

  48. PIBAROT P, Herrmann HC, Wu C, Hahn RT, et al
    Standardized Definitions for Bioprosthetic Valve Dysfunction Following Aortic or Mitral Valve Replacement: JACC State-of-the-Art Review.
    J Am Coll Cardiol. 2022;80:545-561.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Heart Lung Transplant

  49. HOLM AM, Fedson S, Courtwright A, Olland A, et al
    International society for heart and lung transplantation statement on transplant ethics.
    J Heart Lung Transplant. 2022 Jun 27. pii: S1053-2498(22)01953.

  50. DIPCHAND AI, Seifert-Hansen M
    Early experience with varicella vaccination in pediatric heart transplant recipients.
    J Heart Lung Transplant. 2022 Feb 15. pii: S1053-2498(22)01808.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  51. LAURENCE C, Nachum E, Henwood S, Berman M, et al
    Pediatric heart transplantation following donation after circulatory death, distant procurement, and ex-situ perfusion.
    J Heart Lung Transplant. 2022 May 4. pii: S1053-2498(22)01934.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  52. GAIOTTO FA, Bacal F, Steffen SP, Marcondes-Braga FG, et al
    A modified heterotopic heart transplant technique to bridge patients with "fixed" pulmonary hypertension: A case report.
    J Heart Lung Transplant. 2022 May 1. pii: S1053-2498(22)01917.

  53. DALY KP, Sharma TS
    Experience with live attenuated varicella vaccination in pediatric heart transplant recipients: Considering a new path forward.
    J Heart Lung Transplant. 2022 May 13. pii: S1053-2498(22)01890.

  54. BRAHMBHATT JM, Hee Wai T, Goss CH, Lease ED, et al
    The lung allocation score and other available models lack predictive accuracy for post-lung transplant survival.
    J Heart Lung Transplant. 2022;41:1063-1074.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  55. HATA A, Guo Y, Miller AE, Hata M, et al
    Loss of stromal cell Thy-1 plays a critical role in lipopolysaccharide induced chronic lung allograft dysfunction.
    J Heart Lung Transplant. 2022;41:1044-1054.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    PLoS One

  56. CARSTENS H, Kalka K, Verhaegh R, Schumacher F, et al
    Antimicrobial effects of inhaled sphingosine against Pseudomonas aeruginosa in isolated ventilated and perfused pig lungs.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0271620.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg

  57. SUGIMURA Y, Jandali H, Immohr MB, Katahira S, et al
    Percutaneous Cannulation of Femoral Vessels in Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery.
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022 Jul 27. doi: 10.1055/s-0042-1745812.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  58. SHEPHERD HM, Bery AI, Kreisel D
    Clearing the Antigenic Slate of Donor Organs Using Ex Vivo Perfusion.
    Transplantation. 2022;106:1515-1516.

  59. HIRAMA T, Akiba M, Watanabe T, Watanabe Y, et al
    Waitlist Mortality in Lung Transplant Candidates in Japan.
    Transplantation. 2022;106:1507-1509.

  60. NYGAARD S, Christensen AH, Sletner L, Rolid K, et al
    Predictors of Hypertension Development 1 Y After Heart Transplantation.
    Transplantation. 2022 Mar 1. pii: 00007890-900000000-95070.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  61. LYNCH CA, Guo Y, Mei Z, Kreisel D, et al
    Solving the Conundrum of Eosinophils in Alloimmunity.
    Transplantation. 2022;106:1538-1547.
    PubMed         Abstract available

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