Journals

Sat, Apr 01, 2017
Source: Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery
AATS Week 2017 will bring together the world’s foremost CT surgery scientists and medical professionals for seven days at two important events: [...]
Sat, Apr 01, 2017
Source: Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery
The American Board of Thoracic Surgery's Maintenance of Certification program was adopted 7 years ago. Since that time, there has been a continuous evaluation in the Board's thinking about the overall process, based upon internal discussions and input from our diplomates. [...]
Sat, Apr 01, 2017
Source: Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery
Diplomates of the American Board of Thoracic Surgery (ABTS) who plan to participate in the 10-Year Milestone for the Maintenance of Certification (MOC) process as Certified-Active must hold a currently valid, full, and unrestricted license to practice medicine. Diplomates must provide delineation of privileges at a hospital(s) accredited by the JCAHO or other institutions judged acceptable by the Board. Diplomates must also submit letter(s) of reference documenting their level of clinical activity and stature within [...]
Sat, Apr 01, 2017
Source: Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery
The standard of care for the surgical management of non-small cell lung cancer remains a lobectomy. For patients with limited pulmonary reserve, lesser resections or nonoperative therapies may be indicated. The purpose of this review is to evaluate the outcomes from more limited resections as well as the evidence for the efficacy of photon-based and proton-based stereotactic body radiotherapy, radiofrequency ablation, and microwave thermal ablation. In doing so, the goal of this review is to provide surgeons [...]
Sat, Apr 01, 2017
Source: Annals of Thoracic Surgery
Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) has become a valid alternative in patients who are at high risk for surgical mortality or who are not suitable candidates for surgery. There has also been interest in exploring TAVI's potential role in patients at intermediate risk. Recently published Placement of Aortic Transcatheter Valves (PARTNER) 2 trial randomly assigned 2032 patients at intermediate risk to undergo TAVI with SAPIEN XT valve (Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, Irvine, Calif) or surgical replacement. [...]
Sat, Apr 01, 2017
Source: Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery
The WTSA is now accepting Applications for Membership online for Active as well as Candidate membership status. Visit the WTSA Web site at www.westernthoracic.org to read the complete membership eligibility requirements and to initiate an online application. [...]
Sat, Apr 01, 2017
Source: Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery
Chen SP, Hsu NY, Wu JY, Chen CTY, Chou MC, Lee H, Cheng YW. Association of p53 codon 72 genotypes and clinical outcome in human papillomavirus-infected lung cancer patients. Ann Thorac Surg 2013;95:1196–203. [...]
Sat, Apr 01, 2017
Source: Annals of Thoracic Surgery
Sat, Apr 01, 2017
Source: Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery
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Sat, Apr 01, 2017
Source: Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery

Individual journal feeds:

The Annals of Thoracic Surgery

The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

Operative Techniques in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

Journal of Cardiac Surgery

Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery

Multimedia Manual of Cardiothoracic Surgery

The New England Journal of Medicine

Journal of the American College of Cardiology – cardiac surgery

Current Opinion in Cardiology