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The combined role of sinuses of Valsalva and flow pulsatility improves energy loss of the aortic valve

Andrea Salica, Giuseppe Pisani, Umberto Morbiducci, Raffaele Scaffa, Diana Massai, Alberto Audenino, Luca Weltert, Lorenzo Guerrieri Wolf and Ruggero De Paulis.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

April 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; History of Medicine; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine; Research Methods in Life Sciences. 4210 words.

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Normal aortic valve opening and closing movement is a complex mechanism mainly regulated by the blood flow characteristics and the cyclic...

Comparison of cardiac function in children after surgical and Amplatzer occluder closure of secundum atrial septal defects

Małgorztata Pawelec-Wojtalik, Michal Wojtalik, Wojciech Mrowczynski, Rafał Surmacz and Shakeel Ahmed Quereshi.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Professional Development in Medicine; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 2373 words.

Objective: The aim of the retrospective study was to examine the changes in the left and right ventricular size as well as the systolic and diastolic function of the left...

Comparison of sodium nitroprusside versus esmolol for the treatment of hypertension following repair of coarctation of the aorta

Sven Dittrich, Joannis Germanakis, Heike Dittrich, Ingo Daehnert, Peter Ewert, Vladimir Alexi-Meskishvili, Michael Vogel and Peter E. Lange.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

June 2003; p ublished online June 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine. 2816 words.

Postoperative arterial hypertension was treated with nitroprusside or esmolol in a prospective randomized study. If treatment failed, patients were first switched over to the other study...

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Comparison of the Ross/Ross–Konno aortic root in children before and after the age of 18 months

Mauro Lo Rito, Ben Davies, William J. Brawn, Timothy J. Jones, Natasha Khan, John Stickley and David J. Barron.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

September 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine. 6125 words.

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Evaluation of long-term results after the Ross/Ross–Konno operation in patients <18 months of age, focusing on pulmonary autograft performance.

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Computed tomography angiographic demonstration of a ventricular septal defect

J.Ph. Verhoye, J.M. Levin, K. Ihnken and D.C. Miller.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

November 2004; p ublished online November 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Professional Development in Medicine; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 206 words.

Computer tools to assist the monitoring of outcomes in surgery

C. Sherlaw-Johnson, S. Gallivan, T. Treasure and S.A.M. Nashef.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

November 2004; p ublished online November 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine. 2440 words.

Objective: In recent years, there has been increasing use of analytical and graphical methods to assist the monitoring of outcomes in adult cardiac surgery. In this paper, we...

Coronary artery dissection, combined aortic valve replacement and coronary bypass grafting in osteogenesis imperfecta

M.J. Eskola, K.O. Niemelä, P.R. Kuusinen and M.R. Tarkka.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Professional Development in Medicine; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 1216 words.

Osteogenesis imperfecta is an inherited connective tissue disorder. Aortic root dilation, aortic insufficiency and mitral valve prolapse are uncommon cardiovascular manifestations of...

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Creation of a dual-coronary system for anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery utilizing the trapdoor flap method

Makoto Ando, Roger B.B. Mee, Brian W. Duncan, Jonathan J. Drummond-Webb, Shivaprakash G. Seshadri and C. Igor Mesia.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

October 2002; p ublished online October 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; History of Medicine. 2928 words.

Objective: Results of the repair of anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery (ALCAPA) have improved. Direct implantation of the anomalous coronary...

Current trends in cannulation and neuroprotection during surgery of the aortic arch in Europe

Ruggero De Paulis, Martin Czerny, Luca Weltert, Joseph Bavaria, Michael A. Borger, Thierry P. Carrel, Christain D. Etz, Michael Grimm, Mahmoud Loubani, Davide Pacini, Timothy Resch, Paul P. Urbanski and Ernst Weigang.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2015; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine. 3330 words.

OBJECTIVES

To conduct a survey across European cardiac centres to evaluate the methods used for cerebral protection during aortic surgery involving the...

Cybertools improve reaction time in open heart surgery

Antoine Beuchat, Steven Taub, Jean-Damien Saby, Vincent Dierick, Gianmarco Codeluppi, Antonio F. Corno and Ludwig K. von Segesser.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

February 2005; p ublished online February 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine. 1475 words.

Objective: Head-up displays allow the surgeons to simultaneously view the patient and the patient's vital parameters (ECG, blood pressure, etc.) using vision-through over a...

Delayed diagnosis of a post-traumatic ventricular aneurysm?

Marcin Dada, Luc Noyez, Freek W.A. Verheugt and Rene M.H.J. Brouwer.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

March 2003; p ublished online March 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine. 1506 words.

A 52-year-old man was developed pleural effusion and congestive heart failure after a routine orthopedic operation. A compression of atrium and right ventricle, by a calcified mass was...

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Descending aortic aneurysm following ascending to descending bypass in the treatment of aortic re-coarctation

T. Carrel and P. Berdat.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

April 2002; p ublished online April 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine. 161 words.

A difficult decision: what should we do when malignant tumours are diagnosed in patients supported by left ventricular assist devices?

Hassiba Smail, Christian Pfister, Jean-Marc Baste, Catherine Nafeh-Bizet, Arnaud Gay, Virginie Barbay, Jean-Paul Bessou, Christophe Peillon and Pierre-Yves Litzler.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

September 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Professional Development in Medicine; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 4112 words.

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Left ventricular assist devices (LVADs) are used as a bridge to heart transplantation. During the preimplantation or pretransplantation screening,...

Digital versus analogue pleural drainage phase 1: prospective evaluation of interobserver reliability in the assessment of pulmonary air leaks

Anna L. McGuire, William Petrcich, Donna E. Maziak, Farid M. Shamji, Sudhir R. Sundaresan, Andrew J.E. Seely and Sebastien Gilbert.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

October 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 3134 words.

OBJECTIVES

The ability to accurately characterize a pulmonary air leak is an essential skill in chest medicine and surgery. The objective was to evaluate...

Direct percutaneous transaortic approach for treatment of aortic pseudoaneurysms

Luigi Pirelli, Chad Kliger, Gregory P. Fontana and Carlos E. Ruiz.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

May 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 1037 words.

Aortic pseudoaneurysms (APAs) can develop months or years after aortic and cardiac surgery. If not treated appropriately, APAs can lead to fatal complications and ultimately death. We...

Dissecting aneurysms of the interventricular septum

Shiv Kumar Choudhary, Balram Airan and Panangipalli Venugopal.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

April 2003; p ublished online April 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Professional Development in Medicine; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 551 words.

Does off-pump coronary artery surgery reduce the incidence of postoperative atrial fibrillation?

Shahzad G. Raja, Ali A. Behranwala and J. Dunning.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

December 2004; p ublished online December 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine. 2141 words.

A best evidence topic in cardiac surgery was written according to a structured protocol. The question addressed was whether off-pump coronary artery surgery reduces the incidence of...

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Does prophylactic tranexamic acid safely reduce bleeding without increasing thrombotic complications in patients undergoing cardiac surgery?

Sundaramoorthi Thiagarajamurthy, Adrian Levine and Joel Dunning.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine. 1242 words.

A best evidence topic in cardiac surgery was written according to a structured protocol. The question addressed was whether prophylactic tranexamic acid can safely reduce bleeding without...

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Does the Aristotle Score predict outcome in congenital heart surgery?

Nicholas Kang, Victor T. Tsang, Martin J. Elliott, Marc R. de Leval and Timothy J. Cole.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

June 2006; p ublished online June 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Professional Development in Medicine; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine; Clinical Genetics. 1741 words.

Objective: The Aristotle Score has been proposed as a measure of ‘complexity’ in congenital heart surgery, and a tool for comparing performance amongst different centres. To...

Does ultrasound-guided central line insertion reduce complications and time to placement in elective patients undergoing cardiac surgery

Anthony Espinet and Joel Dunning.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 1149 words.

A best evidence topic in cardiac surgery was written according to a structured protocol. The question addressed was whether ultrasound probe central line placement reduced complications and...

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