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An aggregate score to predict the risk of large pleural effusion after pulmonary lobectomy

Ralitsa Hristova, Cecilia Pompili, Sofina Begum, Michele Salati, Manos Kefaloyannis, Vasileios Tentzeris, Kostas Papagiannopoulos and Alessandro Brunelli.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

July 2015; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 3552 words.

OBJECTIVES

The volume of pleural effusion is one of the determinants of chest drain removal following pulmonary resection. Recent research suggests that...

Antithrombin activity in children with chylothorax

Vera Bernet-Buettiker, Katharina Waldvogel, Vincenzo Cannizzaro and Manuela Albisetti.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

March 2006; p ublished online March 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Clinical Genetics; Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Professional Development in Medicine. 1979 words.

Objective: To determine whether increased antithrombin loss is present in children with chylothorax after cardiac surgery. Methods: Plasma and pleural effusion samples of...

The Aristotle score: a complexity-adjusted method to evaluate surgical results

F. Lacour-Gayet, D. Clarke, J. Jacobs, J. Comas, S. Daebritz, W. Daenen, W. Gaynor, L. Hamilton, M. Jacobs, B. Maruszsewski, M. Pozzi, T. Spray, G. Stellin, C. Tchervenkov and C. Mavroudis.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

June 2004; p ublished online June 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Clinical Genetics; Cardiovascular Medicine; Anatomy; Professional Development in Medicine. 4772 words.

Objectives: Quality control is difficult to achieve in Congenital Heart Surgery (CHS) because of the diversity of the procedures. It is particularly needed, considering the...

Atypical infantile form of scimitar syndrome with bronchomalacia

Yoshihiro Oshima, Ikuo Hashimoto, Chikashi Shimazu and Fukiko Ichida.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

September 2003; p ublished online September 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine; Professional Development in Medicine. 1462 words.

A male infant presenting with severe heart failure and respiratory distress was diagnosed with a hypoplastic right lung, scimitar syndrome with pulmonary sequestration and multiple...

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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...

Donor-acquired fat embolism syndrome after lung transplantation

Samuel Jacob, Andrew Courtwright, Souheil El-Chemaly, Emilian Racila, Miguel Divo, Patrick Burkett, Anne Fuhlbrigge, Hilary J. Goldberg, Ivan O. Rosas and Phillip Camp.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2016; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy; Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine. 2927 words.

OBJECTIVES

Fat embolism is a known complication of severe trauma and closed chest cardiac resuscitation both of which are more common in the lung transplant...

Ex vivo lung perfusion in clinical lung transplantation—State of the art

Anders S.I. Andreasson, John H. Dark and Andrew J. Fisher.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

November 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Cardiovascular Medicine; Anatomy; Professional Development in Medicine; History of Medicine. 6779 words.

Ex vivo lung perfusion (EVLP) has emerged as a new technique for assessing and potentially reconditioning human donor lungs previously unacceptable for clinical transplantation...

High-vacuum drains rival conventional underwater-seal drains after pediatric heart surgery

Andrew E. Newcomb, Nelson Alphonso, Martin A. Nørgaard, Andrew D. Cochrane, Tom R. Karl and Christian P. Brizard.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

March 2005; p ublished online March 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Clinical Genetics; Cardiovascular Medicine; Anatomy; Professional Development in Medicine. 3092 words.

Objective: The collection of fluid in the mediastinum after cardiac surgery is traditionally prevented using underwater seal drains that may be connected to low-pressure...

A home-made animal model in comparison with a standard manikin for teaching percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy

Alfonso Fiorelli, Emanuele Carelli, Denise Angioletti, Annarita Orsini, Anna D'Elia, Annarita Torino, Mario Santini and Fausto Ferraro.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

February 2015; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine; Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 3291 words.

OBJECTIVES

As airway management specialists, thoracic surgeons should be familiar with percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy. To optimize the learning...

The ideal use of dogs in medicine

Giuseppe Rescigno, John Hogan and Paula Strong.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

July 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Medical Oncology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 415 words.

Improved total quality by monitoring of a cardiothoracic unit. Medical, administrative and economic data followed for 9 years

Torkel Åberg and Jan Hentschel.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

March 2004; p ublished online March 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; Professional Development in Medicine. 4044 words.

To describe monitoring of a cardio-thoracic department from a total quality aspect point of view and to follow the development over 9 years. During the time period 1994–2002 a total of...

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In surgeons performing cardiothoracic surgery is sleep deprivation significant in its impact on morbidity or mortality?

Leila Asfour, Victoria Asfour, David McCormack and Rizwan Attia.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

September 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 4047 words.

A best evidence topic in cardiac surgery was written according to a structured protocol. The question addressed was: is there a difference in cardiothoracic surgery outcomes in terms of...

Intimal sarcoma of pulmonary artery: multi-slice ECG-gated computed tomography findings with 3D reconstruction

Elena Rizzo, Mauro Pugnale, Tom Mckee and Salah D. Qanadli.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2005; p ublished online May 2005 .

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

Intrapericardial ectopic thymic tissue

M.A. Karolczak, L. Bec and W. Madry.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

June 2004; p ublished online June 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Professional Development in Medicine; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology. 537 words.

Accessory intrapericardial, periaortic ectopic thymic tissue incidentally found in 2.5-year-old girl during open heart surgery is presented and discussed in detail.

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Management of aortobronchial fistula following coarctation repair

M.S. Kalkat and R.S. Bonser.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Professional Development in Medicine; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology. 1259 words.

Aortobronchial fistula is a rare complication following thoracic aortic operations and is invariably fatal if not promptly diagnosed and repaired. Direct prosthetic repair carries a risk of...

Mediastinal mass presented 36 years after coronary bypass grafting: is vein graft pseudoaneurysm a differential diagnosis?

Haytham Elgharably, Andres Kursbaum, Scott D. Flamm and Jose L. Navia.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

July 2015; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Professional Development in Medicine; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology. 1396 words.

Saphenous vein graft aneurysm is a relatively rare but serious complication of coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG). The diagnosis of such cases is clinically challenging and requires a...

Mixed total anomalous pulmonary venous connection

Enrico Aidala and Pietro Angelo Abbruzzese.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

February 2004; p ublished online February 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Clinical Genetics; Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Professional Development in Medicine. 124 words.

Pedunculated intercostal fat mimicking intrapleural adhesions

Muhammad Umar Rafiq, Jason M. Ali and Filip Van Tornout.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

April 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; History of Medicine; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine; Clinical Genetics. 131 words.

Pneumopericardium due to intrapericardial perforation of a gastric ulcer

S. Gabor, M. Woltsche, A. Maier and F.M. Smolle-Jüttner.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; Professional Development in Medicine. 958 words.

A 88-year-old male patient presented with fever, singultus and retrosternal pain. After 8 days of antibiotic therapy not resulting in clinical improvement, he suddenly developed a...

Prevention of late postpneumonectomy complications using a 3D printed lung in dog models

Xiaojun Li, Hui Cai, Xiaohai Cui, Peilong Cao, Jing Zhang, Gang Li and Jia Zhang.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

November 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Clinical Genetics; Cardiovascular Medicine; Surgery; Anatomy; Professional Development in Medicine. 3850 words.

OBJECTIVES

Repositioning of the mediastinum with implantation of a prosthesis seems the favoured approach to treat late complications of pneumonectomy caused...