Journals

This article has been retracted at the request of the authors following concerns raised by the Ethics Committee subsequent to an audit at the University Hospital Basel. The audit performed in 2016 revealed that some informed consents were missing. [...]
Tue, May 01, 2018
Source: European Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery
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Thu, Mar 01, 2018
Source: Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery
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Thu, Mar 01, 2018
Source: Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery
Registration and Housing Now Available [...]
Thu, Mar 01, 2018
Source: Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery
The American Board of Thoracic Surgery's Maintenance of Certification program was adopted 9 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. [...]
Thu, Mar 01, 2018
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 have 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 the surgical community [...]
Thu, Mar 01, 2018
Source: Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery
We are grateful to Tasca and colleagues [1] for their comparative biomechanical study of valve-sparing root replacement with the sleeve or David techniques. We believe that their results and our own studies of flow and wall stress after personalized external aortic root support (PEARS) are complementary [2, 3]. Our studies with sheep [4, 5] show consistently that the PEARS mesh is incorporated into the aortic wall, which is stabilized and believed to be structurally as [...]
Thu, Mar 01, 2018
Source: Annals of Thoracic Surgery
The WTSA is now accepting Applications for Membership online for Active as well as Candidate membership status for the 2018 membership cycle. Visit the WTSA Web site at www.westernthoracic.org to read the complete membership eligibility requirements and to initiate an online application. [...]
Thu, Mar 01, 2018
Source: Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery
Mehran and colleagues raise an important point in their letter to the Editor that adequate pain control is a hallmark of thoracic surgery, and that operating through a thoracotomy is not mutually exclusive with providing adequate analgesia. In addition, they rightly point out that length of stay is a somewhat arbitrary metric, and that early recovery pathways are getting all patients out of the hospital faster, regardless of surgical approach and across a variety of [...]
Thu, Mar 01, 2018
Source: Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery
Thu, Mar 01, 2018
Source: Annals of Thoracic 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

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