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Left Cardiac Sympathetic Denervation for Catecholaminergic Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia
Consensus statement: Surgical stabilization of rib fractures rib fracture colloquium clinical practice guidelines.
Please cite this article as: Pieracci Fredric M, Majercik Sarah, Ali-Osman Francis, Ang Darwin, Doben Andrew, Edwards John G, French Bruce, Gasparri Mario, Marasco Silvana, Minshall Christian, Sarani… Expand
Rib stabilization: lessons learned
- M. Gasparri, W. Tisol, G. Haasler
- European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery
- 24 September 2010
IntroductionThe management of rib fractures and flail chest has changed considerably over the past century, and recently there has been a renewed interest in operative rib stabilization for these… Expand
Impact of a six-year integrated thoracic surgery training program at the Medical College of Wisconsin.
BACKGROUND Thoracic residency program enrollment continues to decline. While job market and decreasing reimbursements are often cited as the main reasons, length of and format of training may also be… Expand
A novel approach to the management of tracheoinnominate artery fistula.
A 75-year-old gentleman with tracheoinnominate fistula is reported. The issues regarding the surgical approach to this problem are reviewed and a creation of an aorto-axillary bypass graft described.
Physical examination plus chest radiography in penetrating periclavicular trauma: the appropriate trigger for angiography.
BACKGROUND To determine the role of physical examination, chest radiography, and angiography in the management of periclavicular penetrating trauma. METHODS A retrospective review of the last 100… Expand
Pulmonary tractotomy versus lung resection: viable options in penetrating lung injury.
- M. Gasparri, R. Karmy-Jones, K. Kralovich, J. Patton, S. Arbabi
- The Journal of trauma
- 1 December 2001
BACKGROUND Emergency lung resection following penetrating chest trauma has been associated with mortality rates as high as 55-100%. Pulmonary tractotomy is advocated as a rapid alternative method of… Expand
Clearing the cervical spine in victims of blunt assault to the head and neck: what is necessary?
A number of guidelines have been proposed to aid in determining the need for radiologic evaluation of the cervical spine (c-spine) in victims of blunt trauma. Mechanism of injury has not been shown… Expand
In-vivo oesophageal regeneration in a human being by use of a non-biological scaffold and extracellular matrix
BACKGROUND Tissue-engineered extracellular matrix populated with autologous pluripotent cells can result in de-novo organogenesis, but the technique is complex, not widely available, and has not yet… Expand
The Joint Council on Thoracic Surgery Education coronary artery assessment tool has high interrater reliability.
BACKGROUND Barriers to incorporation of simulation in cardiothoracic surgery training include lack of standardized, validated objective assessment tools. Our aim was to measure interrater reliability… Expand