The Latest Clinical Articles in Surgery

81Outcomes of surgical aortic valve replacement for severe aortic stenosis: Incorporation of left ventricular systolic function and stroke volume indexThe Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, March 25, 2015  Clinical Article
82Prevalence and outcomes of cystic lesion of the pancreas in immunosuppressed patients with solid organ transplantationDigestive and Liver Diseases, March 25, 2015  Clinical Article
83Misconceptions, diagnostic challenges and treatment opportunities in bioprosthetic valve thrombosis: lessons from a case series European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, March 25, 2015  Clinical Article
84Enhancing quality control and performance monitoring in thoracic aortic surgery: a 10-year single institutional experienceEuropean Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, March 25, 2015  Clinical Article
85Synchronous collision neuroendocrine tumor and rectal adenocarcinoma: a case reportIndian Journal of Surgery, March 25, 2015
86Intraoperative mechanical ventilation strategies for obese patients: A systematic review and network meta-analysisObesity Reviews, March 25, 2015  Evidence Based Medicine  Review Article
87Favourable mid-term outcome after heart transplantation for late Fontan failureEuropean Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, March 25, 2015  Clinical Article
88Bilateral internal mammary artery for multi-territory myocardial revascularization: long-term follow-up of pedicled versus skeletonized conduitsEuropean Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, March 25, 2015  Clinical Article
89Multiple factors predict the risk of spinal cord injury after the frozen elephant trunk technique for extended thoracic aortic disease European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, March 25, 2015  Clinical Article
90Outcomes of coronary transfer for anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, March 25, 2015  Clinical Article
1American College of Physicians joins HHS in accelerating alternative payment methods through ‘Health Care Payment Learning and Action Network’ American College of Physicians News, March 26, 2015
2Routine clot removal after heart attack not beneficial, may increase riskAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
3MitraClip valve repair continues to show benefit in commercial settingAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
4Self-expanding TAVR widens advantage over surgery at two yearsAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
5Benefits seen for first-in-field brain shield used with TAVRAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
6SAPIEN valve, surgery equivalent at five-yearsAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
7SAPIEN 3 improves 30-day outcomes for major endpointsAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
8Novel anti-clotting therapy in halted trial no better than existing agentsAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
9Old blood as good as fresh in patients with life threatening illnessesOttawa Hospital Research Institute News, March 18, 2015
10Bendavia does not reduce scarring from angioplasty after heart attackAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015

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