Complex Aortic Arch Surgery

Systematic Review

Featured Article

Simplifying aortic arch surgery: open zone 2 arch with single branched thoracic endovascular aortic repair completion

Nimesh D. Desai, Ashley Hoedt, Grace Wang, Wilson Y. Szeto, Prasthanth Vallabhajosyula, Mary Reinke, Joseph E. Bavaria

Hybrid three-stage repair of mega-aortic syndrome with the Lupiae technique: 10-year results

Giampiero Esposito, Giangiuseppe Cappabianca, Cesare Beghi, Antonio M. Cricco, Cataldo Memmola, Samuele Bichi, Matteo Miccoli, Massimiliano Conte, Gaetano Contegiacomo

Endovascular arch replacement with a dual branched endoprosthesis

Ciro Ferrer, Piergiorgio Cao

Perspective

Zone zero hybrid arch exclusion versus open total arch replacement

Ourania Preventza, Corinne W. Tan, Vicente Orozco-Sevilla, Caleb J. Euhus, Joseph S. Coselli

Endovascular total arch replacement techniques and early results

Vladimir Makaloski, Nikolaos Tsilimparis, Fiona Rohlffs, Franziska Heidemann, Eike Sebastian Debus, Tilo Kölbel

Neuro-protection in open arch surgery

Yutaka Okita

Cerebral embolic protection during endovascular arch replacement

Christine R. Herman, Christian Rosu, Cherrie Z. Abraham

Status of branched endovascular aortic arch repair

Theodorus M. van Bakel, Hector W. de Beaufort, Santi Trimarchi, Massimiliano M. Marrocco-Trischitta, Jean Bismuth, Frans L. Moll, Himanshu J. Patel, Joost A. van Herwaarden

Management of the difficult left subclavian artery during aortic arch repair

Ali Hage, Olivia Ginty, Adam Power, Luc Dubois, Francois Dagenais, Jehangir J. Appoo, John Bozinovski, Michael W. A. Chu, on behalf of the Canadian Thoracic Aortic Collaborative (CTAC) Investigators

Art of Operative Techniques

Hybrid three-stage repair of mega aorta with Lupiae technique: tips and tricks

Giampiero Esposito, Antonio Pignatelli, Gaetano Contegiacomo, Giangiuseppe Cappabianca, Cesare Beghi, Carlo Lafranceschina, Fabio Tiecco, Francesco Bartolomucci, Matteo Miccoli, Massimiliano Conte

Masters of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Understanding the financial cost of robotic lobectomy: calculating the value of innovation?

Emily Singer, Peter J. Kneuertz, Desmond M. D’Souza, Susan D. Moffatt-Bruce, Robert E. Merritt

Percutaneous coronary intervention versus coronary bypass surgery for unprotected left main disease: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Mohamed Rahouma, Ahmed Abouarab, Antonino Di Franco, Jeremy R. Leonard, Christopher Lau, Mohamed Kamel, Lucas B. Ohmes, Leonard N. Girardi, Mario Gaudino

Lessons learned from Radial Artery Database International ALliance (RADIAL)

Mario F. L. Gaudino, Jeremy R. Leonard, David P. Taggart

Incomplete revascularization: what the surgeon needs to know

Dror B. Leviner, Gianluca Torregrossa, John D. Puskas

Functional outcome after (laryngo)tracheal resection and reconstruction for acquired benign (laryngo)tracheal stenosis

Simone T. Timman, Christiana Schoemaker, Wilson W. L. Li, Henri A. M. Marres, Jimmie Honings, Wim J. Morshuis, Erik H. F. M. van der Heijden, Ad F. T. M. Verhagen

The radial artery is protective in women and men following coronary artery bypass grafting—a substudy of the radial artery patency study

Derrick Y. Tam, Saswata Deb, Bao Nguyen, Dennis T. Ko, Reena Karkhanis, Fuad Moussa, Jaclyn Fremes, Eric A. Cohen, Sam Radhakrishnan, Stephen E. Fremes, on behalf of the Radial Artery Patency Study Investigators

Sternotomy closure using rigid plate fixation: a paradigm shift from wire cerclage

Keith B. Allen, Kyle J. Icke, Vinod H. Thourani, Yoshifumi Naka, Kendra J. Grubb, John Grehan, Nirav Patel, T. Sloane Guy, Kevin Landolfo, Marc Gerdisch, Mark Bonnell

Short-term clinical outcomes and long-term survival of minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass grafting

Shahzad G. Raja, Sheena Garg, Melissa Rochon, Siobhan Daley, Fabio De Robertis, Toufan Bahrami

Off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery with bilateral internal thoracic arteries: the Leipzig experience

Piroze M. Davierwala, Sergey Leontyev, Jens Garbade, Sven Lehmann, David Holzhey, Martin Misfeld, Michael A. Borger

What the surgeon needs to know about percutaneous coronary intervention treatment of chronic total occlusions

Satoru Mitomo, Ozan M. Demir, Antonio Colombo, Sunao Nakamura, Alaide Chieffo

Bilateral internal thoracic artery grafting: in-situ or composite?

Hidetake Kawajiri, Juan B. Grau, Jacqueline H. Fortier, David Glineur

Dual inflow, total-arterial, anaortic, off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting: how to do it

Fabio Ramponi, Michael Seco, James B. Edelman, Andrew G. Sherrah, Paul G. Bannon, R. John L. Brereton, Michael K. Wilson, Michael P. Vallely

On-pump total arterial revascularization

Sajjad Raza, Salil V. Deo, Joseph F. Sabik III

Robotic beating-heart totally endoscopic coronary artery bypass

Ludovic Melly, David Douglas, Jean-Luc Jansens

Screening for aortic aneurysms

Christopher Harris, Beth Croce, Christopher Cao

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

Anatomy of the aortic root: implications for valve-sparing surgery

Efstratios I. Charitos, Hans-Hinrich Sievers

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

Valve sparing root replacement: the remodeling technique with external ring annuloplasty

Emmanuel Lansac, Isabelle Di Centa, Jan Vojacek, Jan Nijs, Jaroslav Hlubocky, Gianclaudio Mecozzi, Mathieu Debauchez

Video-atlas of aortic valve repair

Saadallah Tamer, Laurent de kerchove, David Glineur, Gebrine Elkhoury