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1 Acta Anaesthesiol Scand
1 Am Heart J
1 Anesthesiology
9 Ann Thorac Surg
1 Artif Organs
1 BMC Anesthesiol
3 Catheter Cardiovasc Interv
2 Chest
1 Circ Cardiovasc Imaging
1 Circ Cardiovasc Interv
6 Circulation
1 Clin Cardiol
1 Eur Heart J
1 Eur J Cardiothorac Surg
6 J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth
2 J Heart Lung Transplant
1 J Pediatr
1 J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
1 Tex Heart Inst J
8 Thorac Cardiovasc Surg

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    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand

  1. PARVIAINEN MK, Vahtera A, Anas N, Tahtinen J, et al
    Anti-factor X Activity Levels with Continuous Intravenous Infusion and Subcutaneous Administration of Enoxaparin after Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting: a Randomized Clinical Trial.
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 2022 Jul 30. doi: 10.1111/aas.14122.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Am Heart J

  2. SALZMANN S, Laferton JAC, Shedden-Mora MC, Horn N, et al
    Pre-surgery optimization of patients' expectations to improve outcome in heart surgery: Study protocol of the randomized controlled multi-center PSY-HEART-II trial.
    Am Heart J. 2022 Aug 5. pii: S0002-8703(22)00161.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  3. MATHIS MR, Engoren MC, Williams AM, Biesterveld BE, et al
    Prediction of Postoperative Deterioration in Cardiac Surgery Patients using Electronic Health Record and Physiologic Waveform Data.
    Anesthesiology. 2022 Aug 11. pii: 136637. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000004345.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Ann Thorac Surg

  4. ZEA-VERA R, Ryan CT, Navarro SM, Havelka J, et al
    Development of a Machine Learning Model to Predict Outcomes and Cost after Cardiac Surgery.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Jul 30. pii: S0003-4975(22)00997.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Cardiac Surgery Quality is in the Eyes of the Beholder, and it May Only be Perception.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Jul 31. pii: S0003-4975(22)01073.

  6. BOUCHAT M, Pelce E, Porto A, Badaoui R, et al
    Incidence of persistent left bundle branch block after rapid-deployment aortic valve replacement.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Aug 8. pii: S0003-4975(22)01081.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  7. SHOU BL, Aravind P, Ong CS, Alejo D, et al
    Early Re-Exploration for Bleeding is Associated with Improved Outcome in Cardiac Surgery.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Aug 8. pii: S0003-4975(22)01080.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  8. STROBEL RJ, Sahli ZT, Mehaffey JH, Hawkins RB, et al
    Appropriateness of Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement for Severe Aortic Stenosis is Increasing.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Aug 7. pii: S0003-4975(22)01079.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  9. DOKOLLARI A, Sicouri S, Torregrossa G, Ramlawi B, et al
    Conduction Block after Rapid-deployment Aortic Valve Replacemen.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Aug 6. pii: S0003-4975(22)01083.

  10. JACOBS JP, Kumar SR, St Louis JD, Al-Halees ZY, et al
    Variation in Case-Mix Across Hospitals: An analysis of STS Congenital Heart Surgery Database.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Aug 5. pii: S0003-4975(22)00995.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  11. JAWITZ OK, Vekstein AM, Young R, Vemulapalli S, et al
    Comparing Consumer-Directed Hospital Rankings with STS Adult Cardiac Surgery Database Outcomes.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Aug 3. pii: S0003-4975(22)00993.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  12. KATZ A, Nevo Y, Ramirez Garcia Luna JL, Anchouche S, et al
    Long-term Quality of Life after Esophagectomy for Esophageal Cancer.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Aug 1. pii: S0003-4975(22)01075.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Artif Organs

  13. PATNAIK S, Nathan S, Bui A, Kar B, et al
    Impact of structured physical therapy protocol among heart transplant recipients while on intra-aortic balloon pump in the pretransplant period.
    Artif Organs. 2022 Aug 9. doi: 10.1111/aor.14378.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    BMC Anesthesiol

  14. LU Y, Ding H, Shao C, Wang N, et al
    Effect of lidocaine perioperative infusion on chronic postsurgical pain in patients undergoing thoracoscopic radical pneumonectomy.
    BMC Anesthesiol. 2022;22:255.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv

  15. LIU JD, Zhang SY, Wu YQ, Gong R, et al
    Valve implantation for successful sealing of a balloon predilatation-induced annular rupture during transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022 Aug 3. doi: 10.1002/ccd.30353.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  16. ISOGAI T, Vanguru HR, Krishnaswamy A, Agrawal A, et al
    Cerebral embolic protection and severity of stroke following transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022 Aug 2. doi: 10.1002/ccd.30340.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  17. KOSTANTINIS S, Simsek B, Karacsonyi J, Davies RE, et al
    Intravascular lithotripsy in chronic total occlusion percutaneous coronary intervention: Insights from the PROGRESS-CTO registry.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022 Aug 2. doi: 10.1002/ccd.30354.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  18. SHAFIQ M, Polhemus E, Perkins R, Forth V, et al
    Bilateral Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reduction After Surgical Fissure Completion.
    Chest. 2022;162:e73-e75.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  19. NUNEZ ER, Caverly TJ, Zhang S, Glickman ME, et al
    Invasive Procedures and Associated Complications Following Initial Lung Cancer Screening in a National Cohort of Veterans.
    Chest. 2022 Feb 26. pii: S0012-3692(22)00397-X. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2022.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging

  20. PATEL PP, El Sabbagh A, Johnson PW, Suliman R, et al
    Sex Differences in the Impact of Aortic Valve Calcium Score on Mortality After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement.
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2022 Aug 3:101161CIRCIMAGING122014034.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Circ Cardiovasc Interv

  21. OBAYASHI Y, Watanabe H, Morimoto T, Yamamoto K, et al
    Clopidogrel Monotherapy After 1-Month Dual Antiplatelet Therapy in Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: From the STOPDAPT-2 Total Cohort.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2022 Aug 1:CIRCINTERVENTIONS122012004.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  22. BANOVIC M, Putnik S, Iung B, Bartunek J, et al
    Response by Banovic et al to Letter Regarding Article, "Aortic Valve Replacement Versus Conservative Treatment in Asymptomatic Severe Aortic Stenosis: The AVATAR Trial".
    Circulation. 2022;146:e48-e49.

  23. PARK DW, Ahn JM, Kang DY, Kim KW, et al
    Edoxaban versus Dual Antiplatelet Therapy for Leaflet Thrombosis and Cerebral Thromboembolism after TAVR: The ADAPT-TAVR Randomized Clinical Trial.
    Circulation. 2022 Apr 4. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.122.059512.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  24. FUKUI M, Bapat VN, Garcia S, Dworak MW, et al
    Deformation of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Prostheses: Implications for Hypoattenuating Leaflet Thickening and Clinical Outcomes.
    Circulation. 2022 Jul 8:101161CIRCULATIONAHA121058339.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  25. MAKKAR R, Chakravarty T
    Missing Pieces of the Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Subclinical Leaflet Thrombosis Puzzle.
    Circulation. 2022;146:494-497.

  26. DWECK MR, Dahl JS
    Letter by Dweck and Dahl Regarding Article, "Aortic Valve Replacement Versus Conservative Treatment in Asymptomatic Severe Aortic Stenosis: The AVATAR Trial".
    Circulation. 2022;146:e46-e47.

  27. ENNEZAT PV, Malergue MC, Abergel E
    Letter by Ennezat et al Regarding Article, "Aortic Valve Replacement Versus Conservative Treatment in Asymptomatic Severe Aortic Stenosis: The AVATAR Trial".
    Circulation. 2022;146:e44-e45.

    Clin Cardiol

  28. WALPOT J, van Herck P, Collas V, Bossaerts L, et al
    Adiponectin serum level is an independent and incremental predictor of all-cause mortality after transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
    Clin Cardiol. 2022 Aug 6. doi: 10.1002/clc.23892.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Eur Heart J

  29. DE CATERINA R, Agewall S, Andreotti F, Angiolillo DJ, et al
    Great Debate: Triple antithrombotic therapy in patients with atrial fibrillation undergoing coronary stenting should be limited to 1 week.
    Eur Heart J. 2022 Aug 4. pii: 6655770. doi: 10.1093.

    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg

  30. 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

    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth

  31. PALAMATTAM DJ, Sreedhar R, Gadhinglajkar SV, Dash PK, et al
    Bedside Chest Ultrasound in Postoperative Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Patients: Comparison With Bedside Chest Radiography.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022 Jul 1. pii: S1053-0770(22)00477.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  32. CHEN Y, Phoon PHY, Hwang NC
    Heparin Resistance During Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Adult Cardiac Surgery.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022 Jun 24. pii: S1053-0770(22)00463.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  33. USHIO M, Egi M, Fujimoto D, Obata N, et al
    Timing, Threshold, and Duration of Intraoperative Hypotension in Cardiac Surgery: Their Associations With Postoperative Delirium.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022 Jun 19. pii: S1053-0770(22)00456.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  34. SUFFREDINI G, Slowey C, Sun J, Gao WD, et al
    Preoperative Liver Stiffness is Associated With Hospital Length of Stay After Cardiac Surgery.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022 Jun 26. pii: S1053-0770(22)00471.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  35. JAIN P, Mohammed AN, Fischer C, Aljure O, et al
    Current and Investigational Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement Systems: A Narrative Review for the Cardiac Anesthesiologist.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022 May 20. pii: S1053-0770(22)00366.

  36. MACKAY EJ, Zhang B, Neuman MD, Augoustides JG, et al
    Impact of Hospital Practice and Staffing Differences on Transesophageal Echocardiography Use in Cardiac Valve or Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022 Jul 11. pii: S1053-0770(22)00519.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Heart Lung Transplant

  37. SCHWARZ S, Lang C, Harlander M, Stupnik T, et al
    Gamma-glutamyltransferase is a strong predictor of secondary sclerosing cholangitis after lung transplantation for COVID-19 ARDS.
    J Heart Lung Transplant. 2022 Jul 2. pii: S1053-2498(22)02020.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  38. HARHAY MO, Cherikh WS, Toll AE, Christie JD, et al
    Epidemiology, risk factors, and outcomes of lung retransplantation: An analysis of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation Thoracic Transplant Registry.
    J Heart Lung Transplant. 2022 Jul 5. pii: S1053-2498(22)02022.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Pediatr

  39. TSUDA T, Kakavand B
    Feeding Difficulty and Poor Somatic Growth After Reparative Cardiac Surgery in Infants With Complex Congenital Heart Disease: Are We Missing Something Important?
    J Pediatr. 2022 Aug 6. pii: S0022-3476(22)00678.

    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg

  40. GOLDSHTROM N, Vasquez AM, Chaves DV, Bateman DA, et al
    Outcomes after neonatal cardiac surgery: The impact of a dedicated neonatal cardiac program.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022 Jun 28. pii: S0022-5223(22)00709.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Tex Heart Inst J

  41. ALHADDAD Z, Al Khouri ZA, Alhaddad IA
    Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for Acute Coronary Syndrome in a 44-Year-Old Man With Hemophilia A.
    Tex Heart Inst J. 2022;49.

    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg

  42. LEE DH
    Reply to Letter to Editor titled "Comparing Analgesic Efficacy of Nerve Blocks after Thoracoscopic Surgery: Methodology Is Important".
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;70:449-450.

  43. SAHA S, Lang A, von der Linden J, Wassilowsky D, et al
    Clinical Results and Quality of Life after Nonelective Cardiac Surgery in Octogenarians.
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;70:384-391.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  44. BECKMANN A, Meyer R, Lewandowski J, Markewitz A, et al
    German Heart Surgery Report 2021: The Annual Updated Registry of the German Society for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;70:362-376.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  45. LUO X, Xue FS, Shao LJ, He N, et al
    Comparing Analgesic Efficacy of Nerve Blocks after Thoracoscopic Surgery: Methodology Is Important.
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;70:447-448.

  46. ZORRILLA-VACA A, Feldman H, Antonoff M, Sepesi B, et al
    Single Chest Drain Practice Reduces Discharge Opioid Prescriptions in Thoracic Surgery.
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;70:422-429.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  47. LIU L, Zhang J, Wang G, Guo C, et al
    Delayed Discharge after Thoracic Surgery under the Guidance of ERAS Protocols.
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;70:405-412.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  48. WANG C, Ma W, Gu C, Li J, et al
    Novel Cardioplegia Delivery in Patients with Severe Aortic Regurgitation.
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Jul 11. doi: 10.1055/s-0040-1713165.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  49. OETTINGER V, Kaier K, von Zur Muhlen C, Zehender M, et al
    Impact of Procedure Volume on the Outcomes of Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement.
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022 Aug 2. doi: 10.1055/s-0042-1754352.
    PubMed         Abstract available

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