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1 Anesth Analg
1 Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
1 Ann Thorac Surg
3 Circ Cardiovasc Interv
1 Circ Heart Fail
1 Clin Cardiol
1 Eur Heart J
9 Eur J Cardiothorac Surg
1 Eur Respir J
1 Heart
2 J Am Coll Cardiol
15 J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth
2 J Heart Lung Transplant
4 J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
1 Lancet
1 Transplant Proc
4 Transplantation

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    Anesth Analg

    A Practical Guide for Anesthesia Providers in the Endoscopy Suite During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic: Unmitigated Coughing and Aerosol Generation During Open-Face Endoscopies.
    Anesth Analg. 2021;133:e29-e30.

    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg

  2. SIPAHI FN, Sugimura Y, Boeken U, Yilmaz E, et al
    Treatment of Postoperative New Onset Atrial Fibrillation with Repolarization Delaying Agents after Heart Surgery.
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021 Jul 19. doi: 10.5761/atcs.oa.21-00070.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Ann Thorac Surg

  3. JAWITZ OK, Lawton JS, Thibault D, O'Brien S, et al
    Sex Differences in Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Techniques: A STS Database Analysis.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2021 Jul 16. pii: S0003-4975(21)01250.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Circ Cardiovasc Interv

  4. LEE JM, Koo BK
    Clinical Implications of Physiologic Assessment After Stenting: Practical Tool Beyond Simple Digits.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2021;14:e010592.

  5. Correction to: Valve-in-Surgical-Valve With SAPIEN 3 for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Based on Society of Thoracic Surgeons Predicted Risk of Mortality.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2021;14:e000083.

  6. VORA AN, Gada H
    Staying in the Shallow End: Minimizing Permanent Pacemaker Implantation With a Novel Implantation Method.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2021;14:e010330.

    Circ Heart Fail

    Only the Young?: Time for a Better Understanding of the Disparity Associated With Black Race in Heart Transplantation.
    Circ Heart Fail. 2021;14:e008296.

    Clin Cardiol

  8. ZHENG B, Huo Y, Lee SW, Sawhney JPS, et al
    Long-term antithrombotic management patterns in Asian patients with acute coronary syndrome: 2-year observations from the EPICOR Asia study.
    Clin Cardiol. 2020 Jul 2. doi: 10.1002/clc.23400.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Eur Heart J

  9. COLLISON D, Didagelos M, Aetesam-Ur-Rahman M, Copt S, et al
    Post-stenting fractional flow reserve vs coronary angiography for optimisation of percutaneous coronary intervention: TARGET-FFR trial.
    Eur Heart J. 2021 Jul 19. pii: 6323924. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg

  10. BENEDETTO U, Sinha S, Dimagli A, Dixon L, et al
    Aortic valve neocuspidization with autologous pericardium in adult patients: UK experience and meta-analytic comparison with other aortic valve substitutes.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021 Jan 31. pii: 6124836. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  11. HONGU H, Yamagishi M, Maeda Y, Itatani K, et al
    Alternative pulmonary artery reconstruction technique in the arterial switch operation.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:98-104.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  12. HELMERS MR, Shin M, Iyengar A, Arguelles GR, et al
    Permanent pacemaker implantation following mitral valve surgery: a retrospective cohort study of risk factors and long-term outcomes.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021 Feb 28. pii: 6154410. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  13. ROMERO ROMAN A, Campo-Canaveral de la Cruz JL, Macia I, Escobar Campuzano I, et al
    Outcomes of surgical resection after neoadjuvant chemoimmunotherapy in locally advanced stage IIIA non-small-cell lung cancer.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021 Mar 1. pii: 6154485. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  14. CARINO D, Zancanaro E, Lapenna E, Ruggeri S, et al
    Long-term results of tricuspid annuloplasty with 3-dimensional-shaped rings: effective and durable!
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021 Mar 9. pii: 6163128. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  15. PAUSCH J, Sequeira Gross T, Muller L, von Stumm M, et al
    Subannular repair for functional mitral regurgitation type IIIb in patients with ischaemic versus dilated cardiomyopathy.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021 Mar 10. pii: 6166283. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  16. GOOSEMAN MR, Falcoz PE, Decaluwe H, Szanto Z, et al
    Morbidity and mortality of lung resection candidates defined by the American College of Chest Physicians as 'moderate risk': an analysis from the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons database.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:91-97.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  17. KRANE M, Wirth F, Boehm J, Lange R, et al
    Do we need to rethink treatment of aortic valve pathologies in younger patients?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021 Apr 26. pii: 6252974. doi: 10.1093.

  18. FALCOZ PE, Olland A, Charloux A
    Does functional evaluation before lung cancer surgery need reappraisal?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021 Jun 11. pii: 6296136. doi: 10.1093.

    Eur Respir J

  19. BAROCHIA AV, Kaler M, Weir N, Gordon EM, et al
    Serum levels of small HDL particles are negatively correlated with death or lung transplantation in an observational study of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
    Eur Respir J. 2021 Jul 21. pii: 13993003.04053-2020.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  20. CHARLA P, Karur GR, Yamamura K, Yoo SJ, et al
    Augmentation of pulmonary blood flow and cardiac output by non-invasive external ventilation late after Fontan palliation.
    Heart. 2021;107:142-149.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Am Coll Cardiol

  21. PIBAROT P, Lancellotti P, Narula J
    Concomitant Cardiac Amyloidois in Severe Aortic Stenosis: The Trojan Horse?
    J Am Coll Cardiol. 2020 Nov 6. pii: S0735-1097(20)37752.

  22. VELAGAPUDI P, Bapat V, Kodali S
    When Excluded From Randomized Clinical Trials: To "OR" or "'TAVR"?
    J Am Coll Cardiol. 2021;77:124-127.

    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth

  23. STAWIARSKI K, Ramakrishna H
    Left Ventricular Mechanical Circulatory Support-Assessing Outcomes With New Data.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2021;35:2499-2502.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  24. BUI CCM, Tanner C, Nguyen-Buckley C, Scovotti J, et al
    Combined Cardiothoracic Surgery and Liver Transplantation Versus Isolated Liver Transplantation.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2021;35:2363-2369.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  25. BALDINELLI F, Capozzoli G, Pedrazzoli R, Feil B, et al
    Are Thoracic Wall Blocks Efficient After Video-Assisted Thoracoscopy Surgery-Lobectomy Pain? A Comparison Between Serratus Anterior Plane Block and Intercostal Nerve Block.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2021;35:2297-2302.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  26. DEY S, Kashav R, Kohli JK, Magoon R, et al
    Systemic Immune-Inflammation Index Predicts Poor Outcome After Elective Off-Pump CABG: A Retrospective, Single-Center Study.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2021;35:2397-2404.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  27. ACETO P, Lococo F, Del Tedesco F, Gualtieri E, et al
    Pleurectomy Combined With Hyperthermic Intrathoracic Chemotherapy: Hemodynamic Optimization in a Challenging Case.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2021;35:2454-2457.

  28. TSAOUSI G, Panagidi M, Papakostas P, Grosomanidis V, et al
    Phase Angle and Handgrip Strength as Complements to Body Composition Analysis for Refining Prognostic Accuracy in Cardiac Surgical Patients.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2021;35:2424-2431.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  29. HUANG J, Cao H, Chen Q, Zhou C, et al
    The Comparison Between Bronchial Occlusion and Artificial Pneumothorax for Thoracoscopic Lobectomy in Infants.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2021;35:2326-2329.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  30. MORRIS BN, Fernando RJ, Garner CR, Johnson SD, et al
    A Randomized Comparison of Positional Stability: The EZ-Blocker Versus Left-Sided Double-Lumen Endobronchial Tubes in Adult Patients Undergoing Thoracic Surgery.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2021;35:2319-2325.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  31. ZHANG JW, Feng XX, Wang Z, Lv ZG, et al
    Ultrasound-Guided Preoperative Single Erector Spinae Plane Block for Perioperative Analgesia in Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Lobectomy.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2021;35:2539-2541.

  32. CHARLESWORTH M, Hayes T, Erdoes G
    Reversal Agents for the Management of Direct Oral Anticoagulant-Related Bleeding in Cardiac Surgical Patients: The Emperor's New Clothes?
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2021;35:2480-2482.

  33. CALDERONE A, Hammoud A, Jarry S, Denault A, et al
    Femoral Vein Pulsatility: What Does It Mean?
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2021;35:2521-2527.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  34. CAMPOS JH, Seering M
    A Provocative Dilemma: Liposomal Bupivacaine Versus Bupivacaine With Epinephrine for Intercostal Nerve Blocks With Enhanced Recovery During Robotic Thoracic Surgery.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2021;35:2294-2296.

  35. FISCHER MA, Williams TM, Harvey R, Neelankavil J, et al
    TAVR Explantation: Re-Do Risk Without the Re-Do Sternotomy.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2021;35:2256-2259.

  36. KODIA K, Razi SS, Stephens-McDonnough JA, Szewczyk J, et al
    Liposomal Bupivacaine Versus Bupivacaine/Epinephrine Intercostal Nerve Block as Part of an Enhanced Recovery After Thoracic Surgery (ERATS) Care Pathway for Robotic Thoracic Surgery.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2021;35:2283-2293.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  37. KADDOURA R, Omar AS, Ibrahim MIM, Alkhulaifi A, et al
    The Effectiveness of Levosimendan on Veno-Arterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Management and Outcome: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2021;35:2483-2495.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Heart Lung Transplant

  38. REICHART B, Langin M, Radan J, Mokelke M, et al
    Pig-to-non-human primate heart transplantation: The final step toward clinical xenotransplantation?
    J Heart Lung Transplant. 2020 May 15. pii: S1053-2498(20)31556.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  39. HALPERN SE, Au S, Kesseli SJ, Krischak MK, et al
    Lung transplantation using allografts with more than 8 hours of ischemic time: A single-institution experience.
    J Heart Lung Transplant. 2021 Jun 23. pii: S1053-2498(21)02322.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg

  40. BAKAEEN FG, Gaudino M, Whitman G, Doenst T, et al
    2021: The American Association for Thoracic Surgery Expert Consensus Document: Coronary artery bypass grafting in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy and heart failure.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021 Apr 30. pii: S0022-5223(21)00736.

  41. BIANCO V, Kilic A, Aranda-Michel E, Serna-Gallegos D, et al
    Complete revascularization during coronary artery bypass grafting is associated with reduced major adverse events.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021 Jun 9. pii: S0022-5223(21)00900.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  42. RUSCH VW
    Commentary: Outcomes after esophagectomy: The devil is in the details.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021 Jun 25. pii: S0022-5223(21)00993.

  43. GEUBE M, Whitman GJR, Arora RC, Pulido JN, et al
    Perioperative management invited expert opinions in 2020 and 2021: Synopsis of 9 "must read" articles.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021;162:633-636.


  44. DESHPANDE AA, Sharma V, Bansal R, Jagia P, et al
    Tension pericardial abscess in a patient with tuberculosis: a rare cause of cardiac tamponade.
    Lancet. 2021;397:e15.

    Transplant Proc

  45. IMAM A, Karatas C, Mecit N, Kalayoglu M, et al
    Cardiac Intervention Before Liver Transplantation.
    Transplant Proc. 2021 Apr 20. pii: S0041-1345(21)00201.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  46. AGUILERA AGUDO C, Gomez Bueno M, Krsnik Castello I
    Daratumumab for Antibody-mediated Rejection in Heart Transplant-A Novel Therapy: Successful Treatment of Antibody-mediated Rejection.
    Transplantation. 2021;105:e30-e31.

  47. WELLS MA, See Hoe LE, Heather LC, Molenaar P, et al
    Peritransplant Cardiometabolic and Mitochondrial Function: The Missing Piece in Donor Heart Dysfunction and Graft Failure.
    Transplantation. 2021;105:496-508.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  48. DEW MA, Hollenberger JC, Obregon LL, Hickey GW, et al
    The Preimplantation Psychosocial Evaluation and Prediction of Clinical Outcomes During Mechanical Circulatory Support: What Information Is Most Prognostic?
    Transplantation. 2021;105:608-619.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  49. SEESE L, Kilic A, Turbendian HK, Sanchez PG, et al
    The Impact of Donor Asphyxiation or Drowning on Pediatric Lung Transplant Recipients.
    Transplantation. 2021;105:620-627.
    PubMed         Abstract available

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