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    August 2022
  1. REZAEI Y, Banar S, Hadipourzadeh F, Hosseini S, et al
    Mechanical ventilation during cardiopulmonary bypass improves outcomes mostly upon pleurotomy.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


    July 2022
  2. BAUDO M, Lo Rito M
    Timing of superior cavopulmonary connection: a double check does not mean checkmate.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  3. KREIBICH M, Berger T
    A clinic full of frozen elephants.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  4. SU AY, Vinogradsky A, Wang AS, Ning Y, et al
    Impact of sex, race and socioeconomic status on survival after pulmonary thromboendarterectomy for chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  5. NISIVACO SM, Balkhy HH
    Sparing not only the sternum but also the pain: why port only is best.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  6. SHI E, Tang R, Jiang X, Gu T, et al
    One-stage total arch and proximal descending aorta replacement via a single median sternotomy.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  7. SHUKUZAWA K, Fujii T, Sumi M, Kozaki J, et al
    Gap distribution mapping to visualize regions associated with type 1 endoleak in a fenestrated thoracic stent graft.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  8. MONTAGNER M, Kofler M, Seeber F, Pitts L, et al
    The arch remodelling stent for DeBakey I acute aortic dissection: experience with 100 implantations.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  9. SOUSA-UVA M, Magro P, Tomasi J
    Uncertainties, trade-offs and avoidance of harm.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  10. TSENG CN, Yu SY, Chang YT, Peng WS, et al
    Safety of the endovascular aneurysm repair procedure: real-world evidence using interrupted-time series analysis.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  11. LESCAN M
    Infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: past, present and future or tempus rerum imperator.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  12. KOPJAR T
    Vascular anastomosis device to facilitate aortic arch vessel reconstruction.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  13. SHAFI BM, Wheatley GH, Kerendi F, Szeto WY, et al
    Six-month preclinical results of novel vascular anastomosis device intended to facilitate open aortic and arch vessel reconstruction.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  14. HUANG B, Jia H, Lai H, Chen Z, et al
    Outcomes of thoracic endovascular aortic repair for penetrating aortic ulcers involving the left subclavian artery with the Castor single-branched stent graft.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  15. ANDIC M, Mustafi M, Schlensak C, Lescan M, et al
    Total transfemoral access in a new off-the-shelf thoracoabdominal inner-branched endograft.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    June 2022
  16. NEZIC D
    Radial artery versus saphenous vein graft for coronary artery bypass grafting - long-term outcomes.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jun 29. pii: 6619561. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed    


  17. PEER SM, Yildirim C, Desai M, Ramakrishnan K, et al
    Mechanical support of pulmonary blood flow as a strategy to support the Norwood circulation-lumped parameter model study.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  18. FUDULU D, Angelini GD
    Saphenous vein graft longevity: open or endoscopic, with VEST or without?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  19. LEHTINEN ML
    Expanding the definition of a 'heart team'.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  20. MANDIGERS TJ, Van Herwaarden JA, Piffaretti G, Trimarchi S, et al
    Expanding the armamentarium of endovascular thoracoabdominal aneurysm repair-hydrogel-reinforced fenestrations.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  21. AZUMA T, Yokoi Y, Hayakawa N, Domoto S, et al
    Multibranched endovascular repair using a modified endograft with hydrogel-reinforced fenestrations.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  22. PEARSALL C, Blitzer D, Zhao Y, Yamabe T, et al
    Long-term outcome of hemiarch replacement in a proximal aortic aneurysm repair: analysis of over 1000 patients.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  23. PEREZ-CABALLERO R, Pardo CA, Marques Correia P, Ballesteros F, et al
    Recurrent infective stenosis of Fontan conduit.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  24. RIJNBERG FM, van der Woude SFS, Hazekamp MG, van den Boogaard PJ, et al
    Extracardiac conduit adequacy along the respiratory cycle in adolescent Fontan patients.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  25. TSILIMPARIS N, Stana J, Konstantinou N, Chen M, et al
    Identifying risk factors for early neurological outcomes following thoracic endovascular aortic repair using the SUMMIT database.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  26. DASHWOOD MR, Samano N, Souza DS
    Saphenous vein harvesting for CABG: wear a VEST or keep the fat?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  27. HIRAOKA A, Iida Y, Furukawa T, Ueki C, et al
    Predictive factors of distal stent graft-induced new entry after frozen elephant trunk procedure for aortic dissection.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  28. GIANNICO S, Trezzi M, Cantarutti N, Cafiero G, et al
    Late outcome of extracardiac Fontan patients: 32 years of follow-up.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  29. MIAZZA J, Koechlin L, Jeger RV, Reuthebuch OT, et al
    First-in-man concomitant mitral valve replacement and coronary artery bypass grafting using a single minimally invasive access.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jun 9. pii: 6604729. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  30. GAUDINO M, Audisio K, Di Franco A, Alexander JH, et al
    Radial artery versus saphenous vein versus right internal thoracic artery for coronary artery bypass grafting.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jun 9. pii: 6604735. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    May 2022
  31. ESCALANTE G, Kurlansky P
    Surgical decision-making and the ART of risk factor exploration.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:1421-1422.
    PubMed    


  32. JUNG JC, Chang HW, Lee JH, Park KH, et al
    Fate of remaining dissected aorta after descending thoracic or thoracoabdominal aorta replacement for chronic dissection.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:1328-1335.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  33. GOMBERT A, Jacobs MJ
    Beware of the distal last remnant: how we should deal with the remaining dissected aorta after open thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair in case of post-dissection aneurysm.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:1336.
    PubMed    


  34. BASSAWON R, Shum-Tim D
    Redefining the bread and butter.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:1412-1413.
    PubMed    


  35. SQUICCIMARRO E, Margari V, Paparella D
    Bilateral mini-thoracotomy for combined minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass and mitral valve repair.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 May 12. pii: 6584819. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  36. TRAVIN N, Dalinin V
    Treatment strategy for patients with chronic coronary disease: surgical data versus big data-who is right?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:1162-1163.
    PubMed    


  37. BERTOGLIO L, Grandi A, Chiesa R
    Is it time for an endovascular first approach for ruptured thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:1097-1098.
    PubMed    


  38. GALLITTO E, Faggioli G, Spath P, Pini R, et al
    Urgent endovascular repair of thoracoabdominal aneurysms using an off-the-shelf multibranched endograft.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:1087-1096.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  39. KAWAHITO K, Aizawa K, Kimura N, Yamaguchi A, et al
    Influence of residual primary entry following the tear-oriented strategy for acute type A aortic dissection.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:1077-1084.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  40. CHAN J, Dimagli A, Dong T, Fudulu DP, et al
    Trend and factors associated with multiple arterial revascularisation in coronary artery bypass grafting in the United Kingdom.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 May 2. pii: 6576628. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    April 2022
  41. 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


    March 2022
  42. REUTERSBERG B, Trimarchi S, Gilon D, Kaiser C, et al
    Pleural effusion: a potential surrogate marker for higher-risk patients with acute type B aortic dissections.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:816-825.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  43. SHIBATA T, Kawaharada N, Yasuhara K, Naraoka S, et al
    Physician-modified stent graft with inner branches for treating ruptured thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:952-954.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  44. LESCAN M, Mustafi M, Wilhelm V, Keller M, et al
    The impact of dissection membrane motility on mid-term aortic remodelling after thoracic endovascular repair.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:869-876.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  45. THUIJS DJFM, Davierwala P, Milojevic M, Deo SV, et al
    Long-term survival after coronary bypass surgery with multiple versus single arterial grafts.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:925-933.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  46. SANDNER SE, Donovan TJ, Edelstein S, Puskas JD, et al
    Effects of the harvesting technique and external stenting on progression of vein graft disease 2 years after coronary artery bypass.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Mar 21. pii: 6551534. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    February 2022
  47. CHARCHYAN E, Breshenkov D, Belov Y
    A new dissection-specific hybrid stent graft for patients with DeBakey type I aortic dissection.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:596-604.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  48. HO JYK, Lim K, Fujikawa T, Wong RHL, et al
    Pre-emptive BioGlue priming of the branched Evita Open NEO hybrid prosthesis: tackling excessive oozing.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:728-729.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  49. HJORTDAL VE
    The Fontan operation: when and why?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:495-496.
    PubMed    


  50. CAO JY, Marathe SP, Zannino D, Celermajer DS, et al
    Fontan operation at less than 3 years of age is not a risk factor for long-term failure.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:497-504.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  51. TALUKDER S, Dimagli A, Benedetto U, Gray A, et al
    Prognostic factors of 10-year mortality after coronary artery bypass graft surgery: a secondary analysis of the arterial revascularization trial.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Feb 9. pii: 6525001. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  52. SADLONOVA M, Nagel J, Becker S, Neumann S, et al
    Feasibility and preliminary efficacy of perioperative interventions in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting: the randomized controlled I-COPE trial.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Feb 7. pii: 6523882. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    January 2022
  53. ACHIM A, Leibundgut G
    FAME 3 fails to defame coronary artery bypass grafting: what went wrong in the percutaneous coronary intervention arm?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jan 29. pii: 6517162. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed    


  54. HINTON J, Augustine M, Gabara L, Mariathas M, et al
    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. 2022 Jan 25. pii: 6514981. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  55. BERTOGLIO L, Bilman V, Chiesa R
    New single-branch stent grafts for the subclavian artery during distal arch endovascular repair should be designed according to morphological studies of supra-aortic trunks.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:355-356.
    PubMed    


  56. KRAMER P, Ovroutski S
    Fontan conversion for Fontan failure: lessons from a vanishing craft.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:346-347.
    PubMed    


  57. MEIER S, Vollroth M, von Aspern K
    Demonstrating equal perfusion during coarctation repair using transfontanellar contrast-enhanced ultrasound: diagnostic niche or future standard imaging?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:307-308.
    PubMed    


  58. KONDOV S, Beyersdorf F, Braun N, Hohn R, et al
    Morphology of the left subclavian artery: implications for single-branched endovascular aortic arch repair.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:348-354.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  59. MASSIMI G, Ronco D, De Bonis M, Kowalewski M, et al
    Surgical treatment for post-infarction papillary muscle rupture: a multicentre study.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:469-476.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  60. PADALINO MA, Ponzoni M, Castaldi B, Leoni L, et al
    Surgical management of failing Fontan circulation: results from 30 cases with 285 patient-years follow-up.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:338-345.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  61. PAPARELLA D
    New goals for coronary surgery: the road is difficult, but the path is clear.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:447-448.
    PubMed    


  62. PICHLMAIER M, Tsilimparis N, Hagl C, Peterss S, et al
    New anatomical frozen elephant trunk graft for zone 0: endovascular technology reduces invasiveness of open surgery to the max.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:490-492.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  63. GRASSI V, Trimarchi S, Weaver F, de Beaufort HWL, et al
    Endovascular repair of descending thoracic aortic aneurysms-a mid-term report from the Global Registry for Endovascular Aortic Treatment (GREAT).
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:357-364.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    December 2021
  64. WEISS G, Grabenwoger M
    Thoracic aortic endovascular repair or open surgery after frozen elephant trunk?-the last word has not been spoken yet!
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;61:130-131.
    PubMed    


  65. PIPERATA A, d'Ostrevy N, Busuttil O, Pernot M, et al
    How to minimize the circulatory arrest time by using the Thoraflex Hybrid prosthesis: the 'release and perfuse' technique.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;61:235-237.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  66. TSAGAKIS K, Osswald A, Weymann A, Demircioglu A, et al
    The frozen elephant trunk technique: impact of proximalization and the four-sites perfusion technique.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;61:195-203.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  67. MARROCCO-TRISCHITTA MM, Sturla F
    Blood flow helical pattern in type III arch configuration as a potential risk factor for type B aortic dissection.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;61:132-139.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  68. GAUDRY M, Porto A, Guivier-Curien C, Blanchard A, et al
    Results of a prospective follow-up study after type A aortic dissection repair: a high rate of distal aneurysmal evolution and reinterventions.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;61:152-159.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  69. LOSCHI D, Melloni A, Grandi A, Baccellieri D, et al
    Open or endovascular treatment of downstream thoracic or thoraco-abdominal aortic pathology after frozen elephant trunk: perioperative and mid-term outcomes.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;61:120-129.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  70. PETERSS S, Hagl C, Pichlmaier M
    Push and pull-frozen elephant trunks in aortic dissection.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;61:150-151.
    PubMed    


  71. OSSWALD A, Schucht R, Schlosser T, Janosi RA, et al
    Changes of stent-graft orientation after frozen elephant trunk treatment in aortic dissection.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;61:142-149.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  72. WELL A, Stewart E, Mery CM
    Long-term outcomes after Fontan palliation-the many shades of blue.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;61:62-63.
    PubMed    


  73. SCHAFSTEDDE M, Nordmeyer S, Schleiger A, Nordmeyer J, et al
    Persisting and reoccurring cyanosis after Fontan operation is associated with increased late mortality.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;61:54-61.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  74. DANTON MHD
    Right ventricular remodelling in hypoplastic left heart syndrome following Fontan completion.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;61:43-44.
    PubMed    


  75. SANO S, Sano T, Kouretas PC
    Reassessing our journey towards improved long-term outcomes in hypoplastic left heart syndrome: let's re-focus on the aortic arch.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:1417-1418.
    PubMed    


  76. GOTTARDI R, Wyss TR, van den Berg JC, Rylski B, et al
    Current trends in reduction or elimination of the aortic impulse during stent-graft deployment and balloon moulding during thoracic endovascular aortic repair.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:1466-1474.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  77. BOCKLER D, Bischoff MS, Kronsteiner D, Skrypnik D, et al
    Outcome analysis of the Gore Conformable Thoracic Stent Graft with active control system for the treatment of arch and descending thoracic aortic disease.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:1455-1463.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  78. LESCAN M
    Apposition and accuracy of TEVAR-is proximal angulation the key?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:1464-1465.
    PubMed    


  79. LIANG S, Liu Y, Zhang B, Guo H, et al
    Early-to-midterm outcomes of aortic balloon occlusion technique versus hybrid procedure for aortic arch diseases.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:1447-1454.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    November 2021
  80. HOSSEINI K, Yavari N, Pashang M, Jalali A, et al
    Sex difference in the risk factor distributions and outcomes after coronary artery bypass graft surgery in the young population.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021 Nov 8. pii: 6423098. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  81. OKITA Y
    Need more cells and cytokine.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:1051-1052.
    PubMed    


  82. GOTTARDI R, Buchholz S, Hegazy Y, Sodian R, et al
    Treatment of a massive pseudoaneurysm originating from the ascending aorta with an off-the-shelf stent graft.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:1234-1236.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  83. SHIJO T, Matsuda H, Yokawa K, Inoue Y, et al
    The impact of vascularized tissue flap coverage on aortic graft infection with and without infected graft excision.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:1043-1050.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  84. ONO M, Kido T, Wallner M, Burri M, et al
    Comparison of shunt types in the neonatal Norwood procedure for single ventricle.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:1084-1091.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  85. COHEN MS
    Ventricular contribution and the impact on outcome of the Fontan operation: less is more or more is less?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:1082-1083.
    PubMed    


  86. ROSSI E, Frigo AC, Reffo E, Cabrelle G, et al
    The presence of an additional ventricular chamber does not change the outcome of Fontan circulation: a comparative study.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:1074-1081.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    October 2021
  87. ZIENTARA A, Mirsadraee S, Quarto C
    Routine postoperative coronary computed tomography after coronary artery bypass grafting: the new standard of care?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021 Oct 25. pii: 6409894. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed    


  88. BOSSI M, De Freitas DM, Chiesa R, Kahlberg A, et al
    Staged endovascular treatment of aneurysmal progressive development of an intercostal arteries island reimplanted with the loop-graft technique.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:991-993.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  89. SCHIBILSKY D, Jenkins DP
    Pharmacological treatment prior to pulmonary endarterectomy.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:848-849.
    PubMed    


  90. IMAI K, Hoashi T, Okuda N, Ohuchi H, et al
    Impact of bilateral bidirectional Glenn anastomosis on staged Fontan strategy and Fontan circulation.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:930-938.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  91. OK YJ, Kang SR, Kim HJ, Kim JB, et al
    Comparative outcomes of total arch versus hemiarch repair in acute DeBakey type I aortic dissection: the impact of 21 years of experience.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:967-975.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  92. PACINI D, Murana G
    The beauty of diversity: thoughts on different total arch repair.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:989-990.
    PubMed    


  93. KUNIHARA T, Wilkens H, Halank M, Held M, et al
    Haemodynamic benefit of bridging use of bosentan prior to pulmonary endarterectomy.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:840-847.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  94. TAGGART DP
    Coronary artery bypass graft surgery trends and outcomes in the UK: established excellence or still room for improvement?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021 Oct 15. pii: 6398023. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed    


    September 2021
  95. GASPARINI M, Cox N
    Role of cardiac magnetic resonance strain analysis in patients with hypoplastic left heart syndrome in evaluating right ventricular (dys)function: a systematic review.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:497-505.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  96. HEUTS S, Sardari Nia P
    Periprocedural myocardial infarction: a web of definitions.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:443-447.
    PubMed    


  97. SIEMENI T, Farber G, Doenst T
    Treatment effects of coronary bypass surgery-the math and the myths of the ejection fraction.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:697-698.
    PubMed    


  98. CZERNY M, Berger T, Kondov S, Siepe M, et al
    Results of endovascular aortic arch repair using the Relay Branch system.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:662-668.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  99. TRIMARCHI S, Bissacco D, Lomazzi C, Domanin M, et al
    The best in the whole.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:660-661.
    PubMed    


  100. SA MPBO, Cavalcanti LRP, Rayol SC, Diniz R, et al
    Cardiac tamponade during contrast infusion through central venous catheter.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:722.
    PubMed    


  101. RUSTUM S, Beckmann E, Martens A, Kruger H, et al
    Native and prosthetic graft infections of the thoracic aorta: surgical management.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:633-641.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  102. AHMED Y, Nama N, Houben IB, van Herwaarden JA, et al
    Imaging surveillance after open aortic repair: a feasibility study of three-dimensional growth mapping.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:651-659.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  103. HAGE F, Hage A, Dagenais F, Cartier A, et al
    Does adding an aortic root replacement or sinus repair during arch repair increase postoperative mortality? Evidence from the Canadian Thoracic Aortic Collaborative.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:623-630.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  104. JUNG JC, Sohn B, Chang HW, Lee JH, et al
    Diameter change in completely remodelled proximal descending aorta after acute type I dissection repair: implications for estimating the pre-dissection size.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021;60:614-621.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    August 2021
  105. VONDRAN M, Rastan AJ
    SWOT analysis of coronary artery bypass surgery by the use of intraoperative epiaortic imaging and functional graft assessment.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021 Aug 30. pii: 6359506. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed    


  106. OHRI SK, Benedetto U, Luthra S, Grant SW, et al
    Coronary artery bypass surgery in the UK, trends in activity and outcomes from a 15-year complete national series.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2021 Aug 27. pii: 6358574. doi: 10.1093.
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