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2012 HRS/EHRA/ECAS Expert Consensus Statement on Catheter and Surgical Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation: recommendations for patient selection, procedural techniques, patient management and follow-up,…
- H. Calkins, K. Kuck, +43 authors D. Wilber
- Europace : European pacing, arrhythmias, and…
- 1 April 2012
During the past decade, catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation (AF) has evolved rapidly from an investigational procedure to its current status as a commonly performed ablation procedure in many… Expand
HRS/EHRA/ECAS expert Consensus Statement on catheter and surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation: recommendations for personnel, policy, procedures and follow-up. A report of the Heart Rhythm…
Hugh Calkins, MD, FHRS; Josep Brugada, MD, FESC; Douglas L. Packer, MD, FHRS; Riccardo Cappato, MD, FESC; Shih-Ann Chen, MD, FHRS; Harry J. G. Crijns, MD, FESC; Ralph J. Damiano, Jr., MD; D. Wyn… Expand
Expert consensus document on the treatment of descending thoracic aortic disease using endovascular stent-grafts.
Between 43,000 and 47,000 people die annually in the United States from diseases of the aorta and its branches and continues to increase. For the thoracic aorta, these diseases are increasingly… Expand
Revascularization for unprotected left main stem coronary artery stenosis stenting or surgery.
- D. Taggart, Sanjay Kaul, +7 authors S. Yusuf
- Journal of the American College of Cardiology
- 4 March 2008
For coronary artery disease with unprotected left main stem (LMS) stenosis, coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) is traditionally regarded as the "standard of care" because of its well-documented… Expand
The creatine kinase system in normal and diseased human myocardium.
- J. Ingwall, M. Kramer, +4 authors P. D. Allen
- The New England journal of medicine
- 24 October 1985
We measured creatine kinase activity, isozyme composition, and total creatine content in biopsy samples of left ventricular myocardium from 34 adults in four groups: subjects with normal left… Expand
The Society of Thoracic Surgeons practice guideline series: Blood glucose management during adult cardiac surgery.
The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Practice Guideline Series : Blood Glucose Management During Adult Cardiac Surgery
2012 HRS/EHRA/ECAS expert consensus statement on catheter and surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation: recommendations for patient selection, procedural techniques, patient management and follow-up,…
The Society of Thoracic Surgeons practice guideline series: Antibiotic prophylaxis in cardiac surgery, part II: Antibiotic choice.
- R. Engelman, D. Shahian, +6 authors Charles Bridges
- The Annals of thoracic surgery
- 1 April 2007
1. Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA; 2. Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA; 3. Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA; 4. Walter Reed Medical Center, Washington, DC; 5. Oklahoma… Expand
Effect of gender on postoperative outcomes and hospital stays after coronary artery bypass grafting.
BACKGROUND Compared to men, women undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting appear to have a higher morbidity and mortality, particularly in the perioperative period. This study was designed to… Expand
Mitral valve surgery in heart failure: insights from the Acorn Clinical Trial.
- M. Acker, S. Bolling, +7 authors S. Kubo
- The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular…
- 1 September 2006
OBJECTIVE The study objective was to evaluate in a prospective, randomized, multicenter trial the safety and efficacy of mitral valve surgery with and without the CorCap cardiac support device (Acorn… Expand