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A 10-year angiographic follow-up of competitive flow in sequential and composite arterial grafts

Hiroyuki Nakajima, Junjiro Kobayashi, Koji Toda, Tomoyuki Fujita, Yusuke Shimahara, Yoichiro Kasahara and Soichiro Kitamura.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

August 2011; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 2949 words.

Objective: Physiological reaction to competitive flow is considered as the primary mechanism of arterial graft occlusion. Reopening of graft lumen had been also reported, but...

A 12-year follow-up on the changes in health-related quality of life after coronary artery bypass graft surgery

Matti Hokkanen, Otso Järvinen, Heini Huhtala and Matti R. Tarkka.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

February 2014; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 3268 words.

OBJECTIVES

Improvement in quality of life (QoL) and survival benefit are the primary objectives of coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery. The profile...

A 15-year study of the changing demographics and infection risk in a new UK cardiac surgery unit

Alice H. Taylor, Annelies E. Mitchell and Ian M. Mitchell.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

September 2012; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 3239 words.

OBJECTIVES

National trends in cardiac surgery show a shift towards a higher preoperative risk profile and factors that might also be expected to increase the...

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A 17-year experience with mitral valve repair with artificial chordae in infants and children

Shinichiro Oda, Toshihide Nakano, Hideki Tatewaki, Kazuhiro Hinokiyama, Daisuke Machida and Hideaki Kado.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

July 2013; p ublished online March 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 3723 words.

OBJECTIVES

We sought to examine our long-term results of mitral valve (MV) repair with expanded polytetrafluoroethylene (ePTFE) sutures and to determine the...

A 5-year clinical experience with bipolar radiofrequency ablation for permanent atrial fibrillation concomitant to coronary artery bypass grafting and aortic valve surgery

Stephan Geidel, Michael Lass and Jörg Ostermeyer.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

October 2008; p ublished online October 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 2435 words.

Abstract

This study analyses the 5-year results of permanent atrial fibrillation (pAF) bipolar radiofrequency (RF) ablation surgery concomitant to coronary...

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A 76-year old man with a torn Freedom SOLO bioprosthesis

Laurens W. Wollersheim, Wilson W. Li, Jan van der Meulen and Bas A. de Mol.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

January 2014; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 1103 words.

We describe a case of a 76-year old male who presented with progressive dyspnoea. He underwent an aortic valve replacement with a Freedom SOLO bioprosthesis 6 years ago. Transthoracic...

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110A BIOCOMPATIBLE PERFUSION STRATEGY IS SAFE AND IS ASSOCIATED WITH EXCELLENT CLINICAL OUTCOMES AND REDUCED BLOOD TRANSFUSIONS IN A CONTEMPORARY SERIES OF PATIENTS UNDERGOING CORONARY ARTERY BYPASS GRAFTING: A TWO-CENTRE STUDY

O. Shapira, A. Korach, F. Pinaud, A. Dabah, Y. Bao, J.J. Corbeau, J.L. de Brux and C. Baufreton.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

October 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 0 words.

Objectives: The profile of patients referred for coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) is continuously changing to include older patients with multiple comorbidities. We assessed the...

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081A COMPARISON STUDY OF THE PROPOSED CLASSIFICATIONS FOR THE REVISION OF THE N DESCRIPTORS FOR NON-SMALL-CELL LUNG CANCER

G.D. Lee, D.K. Kim, S.H. Choi, H.R. Kim, Y. Kim and S. Park.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

October 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 0 words.

Objectives: We aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of the discrimination ability of newly proposed nodal classifications based on the location or number of metastatic lymph nodes in...

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007A COMPUTATIONAL FLUID DYNAMICS SIMULATION STUDY OF CORONARY BLOOD FLOW AFFECTED BY GRAFT PLACEMENT

J. Lassaline and B. Moon.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

October 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 0 words.

Objectives: To determine the effect of graft placement and orientation on flow rates through a partially obstructed coronary artery.

Methods: A numerical, parametric study of blood...

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244A GLOBAL ANALYSIS OF CONTEMPORARY TRENDS IN LUNG RE-TRANSPLANTATION: A QUESTION OF SELECTION

J. Hayanga, M. Plets, A. Woodwyk, H. Kaiser, R. Girgis and A. Khaghani.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

October 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 0 words.

Objectives: Evidence suggests that outcomes post re-transplantation (re-Tx) may be improving. We sought to evaluate these trends.

Methods: We performed a retrospective evaluation...

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246A MONITORING AND PHYSIOLOGICAL CONTROL SYSTEM FOR DETERMINING AORTIC VALVE CLOSING

S. Spiliopoulos, N. Greatrex, D. Guersoy, R. Graefe, U. Steinseifer, T. Schmitz-Rode, R. Koerfer and G. Tenderich.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

October 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 0 words.

Objectives: Accurate monitoring and assessment of the residual cardiac function of a patient supported by a ventricular assist device (VAD) is critical for better patient management and...

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181A MULTICENTRE EVALUATION OF THE AUTOGRAFT PROCEDURE FOR YOUNG PATIENTS UNDERGOING AORTIC VALVE REPLACEMENT: RESULTS FROM THE GERMAN ROSS REGISTRY

H. Sievers, E. Charitos, M. Albert, U.F. Franke, U. Stierle, J. Hörer, R. Lange and W. Hemmer.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

October 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 0 words.

Objectives: Conventional aortic valve replacement (AVR) in the young, active patient represents a suboptimal solution, in terms of long-term survival and quality of life. The aim of the...

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187A MULTIPLE PATCH TECHNIQUE FOR THE TREATMENT OF ISCHAEMIC VENTRICULAR SEPTAL DEFECTS OR CONTAINED VENTRICULAR RUPTURE

G. Faerber, A. Moschovas, M. Diab and T. Doenst.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

October 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 0 words.

Objectives: Ischaemic ventricular septal defects (VSD) or contained ventricular ruptures (CVR) may pose a considerable surgical challenge, specifically in the acute setting. Perioperative...

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305A NEW APPROACH TO DETERMINE THE RESULTS OF MINIMALLY INVASIVE PULMONARY VEIN ISOLATION USING A CONTINUOUS LOOP MONITOR: PRELIMINARY RESULTS

M.A.P. Oudeman, A. Tjon, J.A. Huijgen, A. Mijnen, G.S. De Ruiter, A. Van Eijkhout, A.J. Voogel and S. Lalezari.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

October 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 0 words.

Objectives: Surgical ablation is a well-known treatment for atrial fibrillation (AF); however, little is known about the absolute success rate. The aim of this study is to compare the...

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003A NEW INDICATOR OF POSTOPERATIVE DELAYED AWAKENING AFTER TOTAL AORTIC ARCH REPLACEMENT

T. Shirasaka, K. Okada, H. Kano, T. Inoue, M. Matsumori and Y. Okita.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

October 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 0 words.

Objectives: The clinical usefulness of regional cerebral oxygen saturation (rSO2) as a predictor of postoperative delayed awakening was validated.

Methods: From 2008 to 2011, 101...

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086A NEW STRATEGY IN THE TREATMENT OF CHEMORESISTANT LUNG ADENOCARCINOMA VIA siRNA SPECIFIC SILENCING OF SRF, E2F1, SURVIVIN, HIF AND STAT 3

M.G. Stoleriu, V. Steger, M. Mustafi, W. Schneider, H.P. Wendel, T. Walker and C. Schlensak.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

October 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 0 words.

Objectives: According to the S3 guidelines for lung cancer, the current therapeutic regimen is an individualized, multidisciplinary concept. In addition, chemotherapy represents an...

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044A NEW SURGICAL PROCEDURE FOR PALMAR HYPERHIDROSIS: IS IT POSSIBLE TO PERFORM ENDOSCOPIC SYMPATHECTOMY UNDER INTRAVENOUS ANAESTHESIA WITHOUT INTUBATION?

H. Tang, L. Xue, Z. Xu, B. Li, X. Zhao and B. Wu.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

October 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 0 words.

Objectives: Palmar hyperhidrosis is a common dysfunctional disorder. Endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy (ETS) was the most popular treatment method. However, until now there have been few,...

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172A NOVEL MODEL OF MURINE ASCENDING AORTIC ANEURYSM

G. Bianchi, A. Pucci, V. Lionetti, M. Solinas and M. Glauber.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

October 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 0 words.

Objectives: Abdominal and descending thoracic aneurysmal disease has been extensively investigated with dedicated animal models. Since ascending thoracic aorta has different embryological...

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113A POSITIVE INFLUENCE OF PULSATILE CARDIOPULMONARY BYPASS ON RENAL FUNCTION IN ELDERLY PATIENTS UNDERGOING AORTIC VALVE SURGERY

M. Dodonov, A. Milano, W. Van Oeveren, Y.J. Gu, M. Tessari, T. Menon, F. Onorati and G. Faggian.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

October 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 0 words.

Objectives: To evaluate whether pulsatile cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) has any protective influence on renal function in elderly patients undergoing aortic valve replacement (AVR).

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065A PROPENSITY-MATCHED ANALYSIS OF OUTCOMES AND LONG-TERM SURVIVAL IN STENTED VERSUS STENTLESS VALVES FOR AORTIC VALVE REPLACEMENT

B. Shultz, T.A. Timek, A.T. Davis, J.C. Heiser, E.T. Murphy, L.H. Patzelt, C.L. Willekes and R.L. Hooker.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

October 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 0 words.

Objectives: To compare the perioperative and long-term survival after aortic valve replacement (AVR) using stentless versus stented valves in a large cohort of patients grouped using...

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