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Erik Beckmann, Andreas Martens, Wilhelm Korte, Tim Kaufeld, Heike Krueger, Axel Haverich, Malakh Shrestha

Konstantinos Tsagakis, Davide Pacini, Martin Grabenwöger, Michael A. Borger, Nora Goebel, Wolfgang Hemmer, Alvaro Laranjeira Santos, Thanos Sioris, Kazimierz Widenka, Petar Risteski, Jorge Mascaro, Igor Rudez, Andreas Zierer, Carlos A. Mestres, Arjang Ruhparwar, Roberto Di Bartolomeo, Heinz Jakob

Maral Ouzounian, Ali Hage, Jennifer Chung, Louis-Mathieu Stevens, Ismail El-Hamamsy, Vincent Chauvette, Francois Dagenais, Andreanne Cartier, Mark Peterson, Alana Harrington, Munir Boodhwani, Ming Guo, John Bozinovski, Stephanie Fox, Linrui Guo, Michael W. A. Chu, on behalf of the Canadian Thoracic Aortic Collaborative

Yu Chen, Wei-Guo Ma, Jian-Rong Li, Jun Zheng, Yong-Min Liu, Jun-Ming Zhu, Li-Zhong Sun

Bowen Zhang, Yanxiang Liu, Hongwei Guo, Yunfeng Li, Yi Shi, Shenghua Liang, Hong Liu, Xiaogang Sun

Masters of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Marco Di Eusanio, Mariano Cefarelli, Jacopo Alfonsi, Paolo Berretta, Emanuele Gatta

John D. L. Brookes, Tristan D. Yan

Homare Okamura, Mamoru Arakawa, Atsushi Miyagawa, Yuichiro Kitada, Hideo Adachi

Hiroshi Yamamoto, Takayuki Kadohama, Daichi Takagi

Giacomo Murana, Luca Di Marco, Ciro Amodio, Antonino Costantino, Roberto Di Bartolomeo, Alessandro Leone, Davide Pacini

Paola Redaelli, Igor Belluschi, Luca Bertoglio, Alessandro Verzini, Roberto Chiesa, Alessandro Castiglioni

Michelle Kim, George Matalanis

Fadi Hage, Ali Hage, Jill Gelinas, Adam Power, Michael W. A. Chu

Overcoming the transcatheter aortic valve replacement Achilles heel: conduction abnormalities—a systematic review

Alberto Alperi, Guillem Muntané-Carol, Afonso B Freitas-Ferraz, Lucia Junquera, David del Val, Laurent Faroux, François Philippon, Josep Rodés-Cabau

Transcatheter mitral valve replacement: latest advances and future directions

Paul N. Fiorilli, Howard C. Herrmann, Wilson Y. Szeto

Outcome of rapid deployment aortic valves: long-term experience after 700 implants

Iuliana Coti, Thomas Haberl, Sabine Scherzer, Paul Werner, Shiva Shabanian, Alfred Kocher, Guenther Laufer, Martin Andreas

Conduction disorders after aortic valve replacement: what is the real impact of sutureless and rapid deployment valves?

Paolo Berretta, Luca Montecchiani, Fabio Vagnarelli, Mariano Cefarelli, Jacopo Alfonsi, Carlo Zingaro, Filippo Capestro, Michele D. Pierri, Alessandro D’alfonso, Marco Di Eusanio

Sutureless valves fit/perform well in a small aortic annulus

Antonio Fiore, Majdi Gueldich, Thierry Folliguet

Valve thrombosis after transcatheter aortic valve replacement—cause for concern?

Kirstine L. Sibilitz, Motoki Fukutomi, Lars Sondergaard

Who should get SAVR in the era of TAVR?—a surgeon’s perspective

Moritz C. Wyler von Ballmoos, Michael J. Reardon

TAVR aortic root orientation: implications for future coronary access and redo TAVR

Sophia L. Alexis, Syed Zaid, Aditya Sengupta, Stamatios Lerakis, Sahil Khera, Samin K. Sharma, Annapoorna Kini, Gilbert H. L. Tang

Snaring technique for explantation of transcatheter aortic valve bioprosthesis

Matthew Valdis, Fadi Hage, Pantelis Diamantouros, Rodrigo Bagur, Patrick Teefy, Michael W. A. Chu

Sutureless aortic valve replacement and direct Sapien 3 valve-in-valve implantation: a challenging case

Carlo Savini, Gregorio Gliozzi, Carlo Mariani, Daniela Votano, Alessandro Leone, Davide Pacini

Surgery without visible scars—double valve surgery using the right lateral access

Manuel Wilbring, Sebastian Arzt, Konstantin Alexiou, Klaus Matschke, Utz Kappert

Step-by-step rapid deployment Intuity Elite implantation using a minimally invasive endoscopic approach

Giovanni Domenico Cresce, Tommaso Hinna Danesi, Massimo Sella, Loris Salvador

Coronary protection in TAVR: when, how and critical decision making

Emad Uddin Hakemi, Mariusz Wolbinski, Rebecca Hahn, Susheel Kodali, Isaac George

Ultra fast-track trans-axillary mini-aortic valve replacement

Marco Di Eusanio, Jacopo Alfonsi, Paolo Berretta, Hossein Zahedi, Michele D. Pierri, Mariano Cefarelli

Master of cardiothoracic surgery: transcaval transcatheter aortic valve replacement

Isida Byku, Norihiko Kamioka, Adam B. Greenbaum, Patrick Gleason, Vasilis C. Babaliaros, Kendra J. Grubb

Systematic review and meta-analysis of transcatheter aortic valve implantation versus surgical aortic valve replacement for severe aortic stenosis

Christopher Cao, Su C. Ang, Praveen Indraratna, Con Manganas, Paul Bannon, Deborah Black, David Tian, Tristan D. Yan

Results of open thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair

Scott A. LeMaire, Matt D. Price, Susan Y. Green, Samantha Zarda, Joseph S. Coselli

Systematic review and meta-analysis: techniques and a guide for the academic surgeon

Kevin Phan, David H. Tian, Christopher Cao, Deborah Black, Tristan D. Yan

Thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm

John R. Frederick, Y. Joseph Woo

Complications after aortic valve repair and valve-sparing procedures

Michel Van Dyck, David Glineur, Laurent de Kerchove, Gébrine El Khoury

Why is the mammary artery so special and what protects it from atherosclerosis?

Fumiyuki Otsuka, Kazuyuki Yahagi, Kenichi Sakakura, Renu Virmani

Harvesting the radial artery

Arie Blitz, Robert M. Osterday, Richard F. Brodman