Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Official Journal of the American Association for Thoracic Surgery
Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery is devoted to keeping the practicing surgeon current. Each issue of the quarterly journal presents state of the art review articles, news and views editorial pieces, current reading sections that highlight up to date articles on fundamental or controversial issues, and features a roundtable discussion on a pre-selected topic with experts in the field answering important how-to questions.
2012 Topics, Volume 24
The demise of the stentless valve
The future of tissue-engineered organs for transplant?
Optimizing Control of pleural space
Current Status of lung cancer screening
Mitral valve surgery for dilated cardiomyopathy
Post infarction ventricular septal defect
Mediastinal lymph node dissection for lung cancer
Anaortic Coronary Bypass Surgery
What is the Optimal Interval Between Chemoradiation and Esophagectomy?
Lung Cancer Resection Volume: Is Procedure Volume Really and Indicator of Quality?
Specialty Matters in the Treatment of Lung Cancer
Awake Thoracic Surgery - Is it Worth the Trouble?
Unilateral Extended Thoracoscopic Thymectomy for Nontumoral Myasthenia Gravis - A New Standard
Cerebral Protection For Aortic Arch Surgery
Thoracoscopic Mediastinal Lymph Node Dissection for Lung Cancer - Part 2
Implantation of Total Artificial Heart in Congenital Heart Disease
Alternate Approaches to Sternal Closure
MicroRNA as a New Factor in Lung and Esophageal Cancer
Sleep Deprivation and the Surgeon
Right Ventricular Failure After Cardiac Surgery
Apical Aortic Valve Conduit
Laparoscopic Repair of Epiphrenic Diverticulum
Huge Ruptured and Infected Pseudoaneurysm of the Ascending Aorta after Previous Cardiac Surgery