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Cardiovascular Surgery

Recommended reading from the ESC Working Group on Cardiovascular Surgery

Authors: Park SJ1, Ahn JM, Kim YH, Park DW, Yun SC, Lee JY, Kang SJ, Lee SW, Lee CW, Park SW, Choo SJ, Chung CH, Lee JW, Cohen DJ, Yeung AC, Hur SH, Seung KB, Ahn TH, Kwon HM, Lim DS, Rha SW, Jeong MH, Lee BK, Tresukosol D, Fu GS, Ong TK; BEST Trial Investigators.

References: N Engl J Med. 2015 Mar 26;372(13):1204-12. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1415447. Epub 2015 Mar 16.

Author: Falk V.
References: Circulation. 2014 Dec 23;130(25):2332-42. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.114.008145.

Authors: Acker MA, Parides MK, Perrault LP, Moskowitz AJ, Gelijns AC, Voisine P, Smith PK, Hung JW, Blackstone EH, Puskas JD, Argenziano M, Gammie JS, Mack M, Ascheim DD, Bagiella E, Moquete EG, Ferguson TB, Horvath KA, Geller NL, Miller MA, Woo YJ, D'Alessandro DA, Ailawadi G, Dagenais F, Gardner TJ, O'Gara PT, Michler RE, Kron IL; CTSN.

References: N Engl J Med. 2014 Jan 2;370(1):23-32. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1312808. Epub 2013 Nov 18.

Authors: De Bonis M, Lapenna E, Lorusso R, Buzzatti N, Gelsomino S, Taramasso M, Vizzardi E, Alfieri O.

References: J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2012 Nov;144(5):1019-24. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.07.034. Epub 2012 Aug 25. Erratum in: J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Feb;145(2):617. Buzzati, Nicola [corrected to Buzzatti, Nicola].

Authors: Geršak B, Zembala MO, Müller D, Folliguet T, Jan M, Kowalski O, Erler S, Bars C, Robic B, Filipiak K, Wimmer-Greinecker G.

References: J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Aug 26. pii: S0022-5223(13)00798-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2013.06.057.

Authors: Folliguet TA, Laborde F, Zannis K, Ghorayeb G, Haverich A, Shrestha M.

References: Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 May;93(5):1483-8. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2012.01.071.

Authors: Piazza N, Kalesan B, van Mieghem N, Head S, Wenaweser P, Carrel TP, Bleiziffer S, de Jaegere PP, Gahl B, Anderson RH, Kappetein AP, Lange R, Serruys PW, Windecker S, Jüni P.

References: JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2013 May;6(5):443-51. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2013.01.136.