ICVTS - Editors Choice

This month's articles selected by the Editor are open for discussion until 25 January 2016

  1. BEST EVIDENCE TOPIC - ADULT CARDIAC
    Reusing the patent internal mammary artery as a conduit in redo coronary artery bypass surgery
    Nnamdi Nwaejike, Charlene Tennyson, Roberto Mosca, and Rajamiyer Venkateswaran
    http://icvts.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2015/12/15/icvts.ivv338.abstract

  2. BEST EVIDENCE TOPIC - THORACIC:
    Is manual palpation of the lung necessary in patients undergoing pulmonary metastasectomy?
    Sascha Macherey, Fabian Doerr, Matthias Heldwein, and Khosro Hekmat
    http://icvts.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2015/12/16/icvts.ivv337.abstract

  3. ORIGINAL ARTICLE - ADULT CARDIAC:
    Validation of transcatheter aortic valve implantation risk scores in relation to early and mid-term survival: a single-centre study
    Valérie M. Collas, Caroline M. Van De Heyning, Bernard P. Paelinck, Inez E. Rodrigus, Christiaan J. Vrints, and Johan M. Bosmans
    http://icvts.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2015/12/20/icvts.ivv340.abstract