Upper Hemisternotomy for Repair of Acute Type A Dissection: an Additional Real World Perspective
Publication date: Available online 23 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Armin Darius Peivandi, Angelo M. Dell’Aquila, Andreas Rukosujew (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 24, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Development of a Risk Score to Predict 90-day Readmission after Coronary Artery Bypass Graft
Publication date: Available online 23 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Rodrigo Zea-Vera, Qianzi Zhang, Arsalan Amin, Rohan M. Shah, Subhasis Chatterjee, Matthew J. Wall, Todd K. Rosengart, Ravi K. Ghanta (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 24, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Propensity-matched analysis of clinical relevance of the highest mediastinal lymph node metastasis
Publication date: Available online 23 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Shao Dong Wang, Gan Wei Liu, Xiao Li, Xi Zhao Sui, Fan Yang, Jun Wang (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 24, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Coronary Artery Bypass for Anomalous Coronary Arteries: Something I will not do
Publication date: Available online 23 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Sameh M. Said (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 24, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Safety and outcomes of combined liver transplantation and cardiac surgery in cirrhosis
Publication date: Available online 22 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Ashley Wood, Bijan Eghtesad, KV Narayanan Menon, Maan Fares, Michael Zhen-Yu Tong, Vikram Sharma, Rocio Lopez, Jamak Modaresi Esfeh (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 23, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

TAVR for AR? An unmet need.
Publication date: Available online 22 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): J. James Edelman, Vinod H. Thourani (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 23, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

When it comes to Type A aortic dissection: It’s all about malperfusion, malperfusion, malperfusion
Publication date: Available online 22 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Joshua C. Grimm, Ibrahim Sultan (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 23, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Corrigendum.
Authors: PMID: 32560784 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 22, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Tags: Ann Thorac Surg Source Type: research

Treatment of Chronic Nonunion of a Sternal Fracture with Teriparatide
Publication date: Available online 20 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Fernando Marin (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 21, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons General Thoracic Surgery Database: 2020 Update on Outcomes and Research
Publication date: Available online 20 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Elliot L. Servais, Christopher W. Towe, Lisa M. Brown, Stephen R. Broderick, Mark I. Block, William R. Burfeind, John D. Mitchell, Paul H. Schipper, Daniel P. Raymond, Elizabeth A. David (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 21, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Managing Malperfusion Syndrome in Acute Type A Aortic Dissection with Previous Cardiac Surgery
Publication date: Available online 20 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Elizabeth L. Norton, Linda Farhat, Xiaoting Wu, Karen M. Kim, Shinichi Fukuhara, Minhaj S. Khaja, David M. Williams, Himanshu J. Patel, G Michael Deeb, Bo Yang (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 21, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Use of Organ Care System Lung for Single Lung Transplantation
Publication date: Available online 20 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Erol V. Belli, Gundars Katlaps, Mazin Al Salihi, John Dunning (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 21, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Standalone totally thoracoscopic left appendage clipping: Safe, Simple, Standardized
Publication date: Available online 20 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Stefano Branzoli, Massimiliano Marini, Fabrizio Guarracini, Carlo Pederzolli, Giovanni D’Onghia, Maurizio Centonze, Claudio Pomarolli, Angelo Graffigna, Mark La Meir (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 21, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Correction of bileaflet mitral valve prolapse via reduction of posterior leaflet height
Publication date: Available online 20 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Mimi Deng, Elsayed Elmistekawy, Thierry Mesana, Vincent Chan (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 21, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Feasibility of surgical resection after induction EGFR-TKI therapy for N2 lung adenocarcinomas
Publication date: Available online 20 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Weigang Zhao, Tangbing Chen, Chunyu Ji, Liwen Xiong, Rong Li, Baohui Han, Wentao Fang (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 21, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Signet Ring Cell histology confers worse overall survival in treated Esophageal Adenocarcinoma
Publication date: Available online 21 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Andrew Tang, Jesse Rappaport, Siva Raja, Alejandro Bribriesco, Monisha Sudarshan, Hafiz U. Siddiqui, Daniel Raymond, Sudish C. Murthy, Usman Ahmad (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 21, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

The Long-term Cardiac Benefits of Beta Blockers post Coronary Bypass: questioned but not disproven
Publication date: Available online 18 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Eric Etchill, Glenn Whitman (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 20, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

ADP Receptor Inhibitors: Balancing Perioperative Bleeding and Protection from Adverse Coronary Events
Publication date: Available online 18 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Victor A. Ferraris (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 20, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

How do type of preoperative P2Y12 receptor inhibitor and withdrawal time affect bleeding
Publication date: Available online 18 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Andreas Voetsch, Gudrun Pregartner, Andrea Berghold, Rainald Seitelberger, Michael Schoerghuber, Wolfgang Toller, Elisabeth Mahla (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 20, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Association between β-Blocker and Outcome of Coronary Artery Bypass Graft: Before and After 1 Year
Publication date: Available online 18 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Jungchan Park, Seung-Hwa Lee, Dong Seop Jeong, Young Tak Lee, Younghwan Kim, Sang On Lee, Sangmin Maria Lee, Jong-Hwan Lee, Jeong Jin Min, Jin-ho Choi, Hyeon-Cheol Gwon, Keumhee Carriere, Joonghyun Ahn, Wook Sung Kim (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 20, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Invited commentary
Publication date: Available online 19 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Arminder S. Jassar (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 20, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Less Invasive Reoperative Ventricular Assist Device Insertion for Patients with Patent Bypass Grafts
Publication date: Available online 19 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Suguru Ohira, David Spielvogel, Steven L. Lansman, Masashi Kai (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 20, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Total Endovascular Aortic Arch repair using Three-Vessel Inner Branch Stent-Graft
Publication date: Available online 17 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Pierre Olivier Dionne, Emanuel R. Tenorio, Luis C. Cajas Monson, Alberto Pochettino, Gustavo S. Oderich (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 18, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Prognostic Interplay Between Chronic Kidney Disease, Anemia and Diabetes in Coronary Bypass Surgery
Publication date: Available online 17 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Barak Zafrir, Dror B. Leviner, Walid Saliba, Erez Sharoni (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Feasibility and Durability of the Modified Cabrol Coronary Artery Reattachment Technique
Publication date: Available online 17 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Akiko Tanaka, Zain Al-Rstum, Nicolas Zhou, Madiha Hassan, Harleen K. Sandhu, Charles C. Miller, Hazim J. Safi, Anthony L. Estrera (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Interleukin-6 receptor Asp358 A/C polymorphism is associated with postoperative atrial fibrillation
Publication date: Available online 17 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Fangqin Wu, Xinwei Feng, Ying Wu, Meng Yu, Shu Ding, Haibo Zhao (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Acute aortic dissection surgery in patient with covid-19
Publication date: Available online 17 June 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Ahmet Akgul, Saygin Turkyilmaz, Gulsum Turkyilmaz, Hasan Toz (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Editorial Board
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Board of Directors
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Contents
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Immediate Surgery in Acute Type A Dissection and Neurologic Dysfunction: Fighting the Inevitable?
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): Julia Dumfarth, Markus Kofler, Lukas Stastny, Simone Gasser, Michaela Plaikner, Severin Semsroth, Christoph Krapf, Thomas Schachner, Nikolaos Bonaros, Michael Grimm (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Hospital Variability Drives Inconsistency in Antiplatelet Use After Coronary Bypass
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): Jared P. Beller, William Z. Chancellor, J. Hunter Mehaffey, Robert B. Hawkins, Matthew R. Byler, Alan M. Speir, Mohammed A. Quader, Andy C. Kiser, Leora T. Yarboro, Gorav Ailawadi, Nicholas R. Teman (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

No Excuse for Inadequate Adherence to Guideline-Driven Medical Therapy
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): Juan B. Grau (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Impact of Supraaortic Intimal Tears on Aortic Diameter Changes After Nontotal Arch Replacement
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): Woon Heo, Suk-Won Song, Tae-Hoon Kim, Sun-Hee Lim, Kyung-Jong Yoo, Bum-Koo Cho, Hye Sun Lee (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Impact of Secondary Aortic Interventions After Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair on Long-Term Survival
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): Mahmoud Alhussaini, George J. Arnaoutakis, Salvatore T. Scali, Kristina A. Giles, Javairiah Fatima, Martin Back, Dean Arnaoutakis, Eric I. Jeng, Tomas D. Martin, Dan Neal, Thomas M. Beaver (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Invited commentary
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): G. Chad Hughes (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Valve Interstitial Cell-Specific Cyclooxygenase-1 Associated With Calcification of Aortic Valves
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): Tomohisa Sakaue, Mika Hamaguchi, Jun Aono, Koh-ichi Nakashiro, Fumiaki Shikata, Natsuki Kawakami, Yusuke Oshima, Mie Kurata, Daisuke Nanba, Junya Masumoto, Osamu Yamaguchi, Shigeki Higashiyama, Hironori Izutani (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Instabilities in Aortic Length After TEVAR and Reoperation: 12 Years of Follow-Up Imaging
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): Patrick Moeller, Suveeksha Naidu, Joseph Bavaria, Prashanth Vallabhajosyula, Grace Wang, Benjamin Jackson, Wilson Szeto, Nimesh Desai (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

The 30-Year Influence of a Regional Consortium on Quality Improvement in Cardiac Surgery
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): Alexander Iribarne, Bruce J. Leavitt, Benjamin M. Westbrook, Reed Quinn, John D. Klemperer, Gerald L. Sardella, Robert S. Kramer, Daniel J. Gelb, David C. Charlesworth, Jeremy Morton, Charles A.S. Marrin, Anthony DiScipio, Jock McCullough, Cathy S. Ross, David J. Malenka, Northern New England Cardiovascular Disease Study Group (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Predictors of Recovery in Patients Supported With Venoarterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Acute Massive Pulmonary Embolism
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): Mehrdad Ghoreishi, Laura DiChiacchio, Chetan Pasrija, Anahita Ghazi, Kristopher B. Deatrick, Jean Jeudy, Bartley P. Griffith, Zachary N. Kon (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Cardiac Transplantation Using Hearts With Transient Dysfunction: Role of Takotsubo-Like Phenotype
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): Shivank Madan, Daniel B. Sims, Peter Vlismas, Snehal R. Patel, Omar Saeed, Sandhya Murthy, Stephen Forest, William Jakobleff, Jooyoung Julia Shin, Daniel J. Goldstein, Ulrich P. Jorde (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Incidence and Surgical Outcomes of Patients With Native and Prosthetic Aortic Valve Endocarditis
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): Maximilian Luehr, Nina Bauernschmitt, Sven Peterss, Yupeng Li, Oliver Heyn, Alexey Dashkevich, Andreas Oberbach, Erik Bagaev, Maximilian A. Pichlmaier, Gerd Juchem, Christian Hagl (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Mechanical Versus Biologic Prostheses for Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement in Patients Aged 50 to 70
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): Ville Kytö, Jussi Sipilä, Elina Ahtela, Päivi Rautava, Jarmo Gunn (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Invited Commentary
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): Yuting Chiang (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Bicuspidization and Annuloplasty Provide a Functioning Configuration to the Unicuspid Aortic Valve
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): Takashi Igarashi, Shunsuke Matsushima, Atsushi Shimizu, Tristan Ehrlich, Irem Karliova, Hans-Joachim Schäfers (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Organ Donation: A Call to Action to Opt Out of the Opioid Epidemic
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): Dominique Vervoort, Jessica G.Y. Luc (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Invited commentary
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): Tirone E. David (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

The Impact of Major Postoperative Complications on Long-Term Survival After Cardiac Surgery
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): Laura Seese, Ibrahim Sultan, Thomas G. Gleason, Forozan Navid, Yisi Wang, Floyd Thoma, Arman Kilic (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Surgical Management and Outcomes of the Aortic Root in Acute Type A Aortic Dissection
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): Juntao Qiu, Jinlin Wu, Enzehua Xie, Xinjin Luo, Julia Fayanne Chen, Wei Gao, Wenxiang Jiang, Jiawei Qiu, Rui Zhao, C.ao Yu (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research

Prospective Evaluation of a Blood Transfusion Protocol for Patients Undergoing Cardiac Operations
Publication date: July 2020Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 110, Issue 1Author(s): John J. Squiers, Heike Baumgarten, Giovanni Filardo, Danielle Sass, Benjamin Pollock, James Edgerton, Randy Marcel, J. Michael DiMaio, Robert L. Smith (Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery)
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - June 17, 2020 Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research