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Aortic cross-clamping phase of cardiopulmonary bypass is related to decreased microvascular reactivity after short-term ischaemia of the thenar muscle both under intravenous and volatile anaesthesia: a randomized trial

Aleksandra Biedrzycka, Maciej Kowalik, Rafał Pawlaczyk, Dariusz Jagielak, Dariusz Świetlik, Wiktor Szymanowicz and Romuald Lango.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

November 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; History of Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine. 5434 words.

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The purpose of the present study was to assess, by near-infrared spectroscopy with an INVOS oximeter during the vascular occlusion test (VOT), the...

Aortic valve replacement and coronary revascularization in paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria

Karsten Knobloch, Artur Lichtenberg, Rainer G. Leyh and Jörg Schubert.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 1593 words.

Cardiac surgery in patients with paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH), which is an acquired hemolytic anemia associated with thrombocytopenia and an abnormal susceptibility to venous...

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Aspirin-like defect in platelet secretion on a patient undergoing cardiac valve and coronary graft surgery. Perioperative management

Roberto JuliÁn, Joaquín J. Valdunciel, José A. Sastre and Clemente Muriel.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

March 2004; p ublished online March 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine. 1383 words.

We show the case of an adult male with a previous diagnosis of an ‘aspirin-like’ defect in platelet secretion responses scheduled for cardiac valve surgery. Perioperative management and...

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Biomolecular and clinical practice in malignant pleural mesothelioma and lung cancer: what thoracic surgeons should know

Isabelle Opitz, Raphael Bueno, Eric Lim, Harvey Pass, Ugo Pastorino, Mattia Boeri and Gaetano Rocco.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

October 2014; p ublished online March 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Professional Development in Medicine. 4264 words.

Today, molecular-profile-directed therapy is a guiding principle of modern thoracic oncology. The knowledge of new biomolecular technology applied to the diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment...

Cardiac Anaesthesia

Matthew Barnard and Bruce Martin.

July 2010; p ublished online October 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Cardiovascular Medicine; Haematology; Nephrology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Operating Department Practice. 624 pages.

This handbook aims to provide the information required for anaesthetic trainees looking after cardiac surgical patients and to provide a hands-on practical guide to what to do ‘on the spot’.

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Cardiothoracic Surgery

Joanna Chikwe, David Cooke and Aaron Weiss.

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Anaesthetics; Peri-operative Care; Preclinical Medicine; Operating Department Practice; Critical Care; Cardiovascular Medicine; Surgical Skills; Reproduction, Growth and Development; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery. 856 pages.

This handbook covers all areas of adult and paediatric, cardiac and thoracic surgery, and intensive care, providing rapid, on-the-spot access to practical management advice and succinct...

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Causes and management of postpneumonectomy empyemas: our experience

Grzegorz Kacprzak, Marek Marciniak, Emanuel Addae-Boateng, Jerzy Kolodziej and Konrad Pawelczyk.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Anatomy; Professional Development in Medicine. 2589 words.

Objective: Infection of the pleural cavity and development of empyema are potential dangers after pneumonectomy. In spite of decrease in frequency of postpneumonectomy empyemas...

A clinical score to predict acute kidney injury after cardiac surgery in a Southeast-Asian population

Chung Wei Nah, Lian Kah Ti, Weiling Liu, Roderica Rui Ge Ng, Liang Shen and Sophia Tsong Huey Chew.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

November 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; History of Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; Anatomy. 3465 words.

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Acute kidney injury (AKI) post-cardiac surgery is associated with significant in-hospital and long-term morbidity. This study aimed to develop a...

Comparative evaluation of high-flow nasal cannula and conventional oxygen therapy in paediatric cardiac surgical patients: a randomized controlled trial

Giuseppina Testa, Francesca Iodice, Zaccaria Ricci, Vincenzo Vitale, Francesca De Razza, Roberta Haiberger, Claudia Iacoella, Giorgio Conti and Paola Cogo.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

September 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 3963 words.

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The aim of this study was to compare high-flow nasal cannula (HFNC) and conventional O2 therapy (OT) in paediatric cardiac surgical patients; the...

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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Dopamine therapy for patients at risk of renal dysfunction following cardiac surgery: science or fiction?

Edwin B.C. Woo, Augustine T.M. Tang, Ahmed El Gamel, Brian Keevil, Donna Greenhalgh, Mark Patrick, Mark T. Jones and Timothy L. Hooper.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

July 2002; p ublished online July 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 3283 words.

Objectives: We aimed to evaluate the renoprotective role of renal-dose dopamine on cardiac surgical patients at high risk of postoperative renal dysfunction. The latter...

Editorial comment: Post-operative neuropsychological function unaffected by SjO2 monitoring in DHCA

Teruhisa Kazui.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

March 2004; p ublished online March 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Anatomy; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; Surgery. 1143 words.

The effect of cyanosis on perioperative platelet function as measured by multiple electrode aggregometry and postoperative blood loss in neonates and infants undergoing cardiac surgery

Ralph Gertler, Alexander Hapfelmeier, Peter Tassani-Prell, Gunther Wiesner and Klaus Martin.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

August 2015; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Genetics; Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia. 4654 words.

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Platelet dysfunction is one of the major haematological disturbances of cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB). In addition, cyanosis is known to cause...

The effects of hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass on Doppler cerebral blood flow during the first 24 postoperative hours

Karim Bendjelid, Beate Poblete, Oskar Baenziger and Jacques-André Romand.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

March 2003; p ublished online March 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Anatomy; Surgery; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine. 3888 words.

To provide understanding of influence of cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) on cerebral blood flow (CBF), we investigated the effect of CPB on patients’ cerebral haemodynamic parameters....

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Epidural anesthesia for coronary artery bypass surgery

Gianluigi Bisleri, Tomaso Bottio, Aldo Manzato and Claudio Muneretto.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

December 2004; p ublished online December 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; Surgery. 351 words.

Extended pulmonary resections of advanced thoracic malignancies with support of cardiopulmonary bypass

Karsten Wiebe.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

April 2006; p ublished online April 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine. 4507 words.

Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia in the cardiovascular patient: diagnostic and treatment guidelines

Ahmet Tayfun Gurbuz, William G. Elliott and Ayhan A. Zia.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Anatomy; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine. 7440 words.

Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia/thrombosis is an immunologic reaction to unfractionated heparin characterized by thrombocytopenia, platelet activation and thrombosis. A high index of...

Immediate postoperative extubation after minimally invasive direct coronary artery surgery (MIDCAB)

S. Fraund, H. Behnke, A. Boening and J. Cremer.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

September 2002; p ublished online September 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Surgery. 2907 words.

We were interested whether immediate postoperative extubation and early discharge of the intensive care unit (ICU) is safe in minimally invasive direct coronary artery surgery (MIDCAB)...

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The impact of thoracic surgical access on early shoulder function: video-assisted thoracic surgery versus posterolateral thoracotomy

Wilson W.L. Li, Rosanna L.M. Lee, T.W. Lee, Calvin S.H. Ng, Alan D.L. Sihoe, Innes Y.P. Wan, Ahmed A. Arifi and Anthony P.C. Yim.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

March 2003; p ublished online March 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy; Surgery; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 2715 words.

Objective: Whether video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) is associated with less shoulder dysfunction when compared with posterolateral thoracotomy (PLT) remains unclear. We...

Indications and results of sleeve carinal resection

Vladimir A. Porhanov, Igor S. Poliakov, Andrew P. Selvaschuk, Anatoly I. Grechishkin, Sergei D. Sitnik, Igor F. Nikolaev, Jury P. Efimtsev and Leonid G. Marchenko.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

November 2002; p ublished online November 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy; Surgery; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 6753 words.

Objective: Carinal resection is the most complicated procedure in tracheobronchial surgery. The main aspects of the technique are still debated at the present time. We present...