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    November 2022
  1. PIFFARETTI G, Mandigers TJ, Heijmen RH, Trimarchi S, et al
    Spinal cord protection during TEVAR: primum non nocere.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  2. DASGUPTA S, Alsoufi B
    Systemic-to-pulmonary artery shunt stenosis: prevention is better than cure.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  3. SEIKE Y, Fukuda T, Yokawa K, Koizumi S, et al
    Aggressive use of prophylactic cerebrospinal fluid drainage to prevent spinal cord ischemia during thoracic endovascular aortic repair is not supportive.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  4. PIFFARETTI G, Williams IM, Bailey DM, Bashir M, et al
    Thoracic endovascular repair in patients with concomitant blunt aortic injuries and abdominal trauma: what are the risks and results?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  5. LIU J, Su S, Liu W, Xie E, et al
    The impact of machine-learning-derived lean psoas muscle area on prognosis of type B aortic dissection patients undergoing endovascular treatment.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  6. LU YC, Yu SY, Fu CY, Bajani F, et al
    Increased intra-abdominal haemorrhage after thoracic endovascular aortic replacement in patients with concomitant blunt aortic injuries and abdominal trauma: a National Trauma Data Bank analysis.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    October 2022
  7. ANSELMI A
    Just a proof of concept or something more?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  8. GRANDI A, D'Oria M, Melloni A, Calvagna C, et al
    A scoping review on the approaches for cannulation of reno-visceral target vessels during complex endovascular aortic repair.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  9. IKENO Y, Yokawa K, Yamanaka K, Inoue T, et al
    The fate of the downstream aorta after total arch replacement.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  10. JESSE K, Meuli L, Kopp R, Reutersberg B, et al
    ORal anticoagulation risks late aortic intervention in Conservatively managed type B Aortic dissection (ORCA study).
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  11. SZABO G, Brlecic P, Loganathan S, Wagner F, et al
    Custodiol-N versus Custodiol: a prospective randomized double-blind multicentre phase III trial in patients undergoing elective coronary bypass surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  12. TOHME J, Sleilaty G, Jabbour K, Gergess A, et al
    Preoperative oral magnesium loading to prevent postoperative atrial fibrillation following coronary surgery: a prospective randomized controlled trial.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  13. LAPENNA E, Nisi T, Carino D, Del Forno B, et al
    Surgical treatment of hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy in relatively elderly patients: Short- and long-term outcomes.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  14. BOTTIO T, Piperata A, Guariento A, Lorenzoni G, et al
    Standard Versus Rapid-Deployment Aortic Valve Replacement and Concomitant Myocardial Revascularization: 5-year Bi-Center Clinical Outcomes.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Oct 3. pii: 6747182. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    September 2022
  15. OPITZ I
    No "Great divide" in chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension patients undergoing pulmonary endarterectomy?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Sep 13. pii: 6696713. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed    


  16. BONAROS N, Ruttmann E, Grimm M
    Is the left main still the main issue in coronary surgery?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  17. METS G, Bove T, Francois K, Panzer J, et al
    Pulmonary artery banding as adjunct therapy for ventricular recovery after anomalous left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery repair: a case report.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  18. CALISKAN E, Misfeld M, Sandner S, Boning A, et al
    Clinical event rate in patients with and without left main disease undergoing isolated coronary artery bypass grafting: results from the European DuraGraft Registry.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  19. SCHROEDER C, Moosmann J, Cesnjevar R, Purbojo A, et al
    A classification of abdominal lymphatic perfusion patterns after Fontan surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  20. DAYAN V, Brown D
    Beneficial until proven otherwise.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  21. VAN DEN EYNDE J, Danford DA, Doshi A, Kutty S, et al
    Right ventricular dysfunction in hypoplastic left heart syndrome: superimposed effects of afterload and insulin resistance in puberty?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  22. HIROSE K, Ikai A, Ito H, Ishidou M, et al
    Risk factors for mortality after cardiovascular surgery in patients with functional single ventricle and right isomerism.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  23. ROYSE A, Royse C, Ren J
    Long-term survival after coronary bypass surgery with multiple versus single arterial grafts.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  24. BECKMANN E, Martens A, Kaufeld T, Natanov R, et al
    Frozen elephant trunk in acute aortic type a dissection: risk analysis of concomitant root replacement.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  25. HEITMANN LA, Gudmundsdottir IJ, Jonsdottir F, Gudbjartsson T, et al
    A retrospective study on adherence to secondary prevention medications after coronary bypass surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    August 2022
  26. URSO S, Sadaba R, Dayan V
    Exploring the best second conduit in coronary artery bypass grafting: a never-ending debate.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Aug 24. pii: 6674509. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed    


  27. HUGAS M, Schoenhoff F, Schmidli J, Weiss S, et al
    Thoracoabdominal aneurysm causing functional mitral valve stenosis after total arch replacement.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Aug 17. pii: 6670621. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  28. 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    


  29. FRANCICA A, Vendramin I, Salizzoni S, D'Onofrio A, et al
    Gender-related presentation, surgical treatment, outcome and failure to rescue after surgery for type A aortic dissection: results from a multicentre registry.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  30. KITAMURA S
    Direct plasty or bypass? That is still a question.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  31. BARRON DJ
    A case of the blues.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  32. LESCAN M
    Anatomical feasibility of the total endovascular aortic arch repair-and what lies beyond.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  33. KIDO T, Euringer C, Burri M, Vodiskar J, et al
    Impact of hypoxemia and re-interventions on clinical outcomes after bidirectional cavopulmonary shunt.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  34. BENFOR B, Prendes CF, Peterss S, Stavroulakis K, et al
    Anatomical analysis of the aortic arch and feasibility study of double and triple branched thoracic endografts in the treatment of isolated arch pathologies.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  35. LEHTINEN ML
    Start early, start strong: physical activity for avoiding and surviving coronary surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  36. KUSADOKORO S, Kimura N
    Double arterial cannulation: a classical yet useful cannulation strategy-comment on cannulation strategy in frozen elephant trunk for type A aortic dissection: double arterial cannulation approach.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed    


  37. BERGER T, Kreibich M, Rylski B, Schibilsky D, et al
    Composition of the surgical team in aortic arch surgery-a risk factor analysis.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  38. MAYR B, Kido T, Holder S, Wallner M, et al
    Single-centre outcome of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation after the neonatal Norwood procedure.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  39. LIANG S, Liu Y, Zhang B, Dun Y, et al
    Cannulation strategy in frozen elephant trunk for type A aortic dissection: double arterial cannulation approach.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  40. ADAM D, Iafrancesco M, Juszczak M, Claridge M, et al
    Open surgical replacement of the descending thoracic and thoracoabdominal aorta in patients with confirmed Marfan and Loeys-Dietz syndromes: A 20-year single-centre experience.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  41. SMENES BT, Nes BM, Letnes JM, Slagsvold KH, et al
    Cardiorespiratory fitness and the incidence of coronary surgery and postoperative mortality: the HUNT study.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  42. KIM SY, Chang HW, Lee JH, Kim JS, et al
    Can preoperative features predict residual false lumen remodelling after tear-oriented limited resection for acute type I dissection?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


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


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


  45. 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


  46. 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    


  47. 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


  48. 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


  49. 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


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


  51. 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


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


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


  54. 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


  55. 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


  56. 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
  57. 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    


  58. 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


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


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


  61. 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    


  62. 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


  63. 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


  64. 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    


  65. 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


  66. 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


  67. 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    


  68. 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


  69. 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


  70. 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


  71. 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
  72. ESCALANTE G, Kurlansky P
    Surgical decision-making and the ART of risk factor exploration.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022;61:1421-1422.
    PubMed    


  73. 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


  74. 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    


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


  76. FRIBERG O
    The Effect of Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation on Outcomes of Cardiac Surgery; Guilt or Association?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 May 26. pii: 6593488. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed    


  77. 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


  78. 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    


  79. 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    


  80. 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


  81. 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


  82. 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
  83. 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


  84. ORAII A, Masoudkabir F, Pashang M, Jalali A, et al
    Effect of Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation on Early and Mid-Term Outcomes of Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Apr 20. pii: 6571148. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  85. PETRICEVIC M
    Adherence to guidelines improves outcomes in coronary artery surgery.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Apr 19. pii: 6570168. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed    


  86. SANKAR NM, Jayakrishnan S, Baby P
    Coronary artery bypass surgery in the UK, trends in the last 15 years.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Apr 8. pii: 6565339. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed    


    March 2022
  87. 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


  88. 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


  89. 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


  90. 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


  91. 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
  92. 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


  93. 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


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


  95. 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


  96. 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


  97. HEER T, von Scheidt M, Boening A, Heyken C, et al
    Prognostic impact of secondary prevention after coronary artery bypass grafting-insights from the TiCAB trial.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Feb 9. pii: 6524992. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  98. 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
  99. 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    


  100. 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


  101. JONSSON K, Barbu M, Nielsen SJ, Hafsteinsdottir B, et al
    Perioperative stroke and survival in coronary artery bypass grafting patients: a SWEDEHEART study.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jan 25. pii: 6515398. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  102. 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    


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


  104. 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    


  105. 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


  106. 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


  107. 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.
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