ICVTS - Editors Choice

This month's articles selected by the Editor are open for discussion until 17 September 2014

  1. BEST EVIDENCE TOPIC - ADULT CARDIAC:
    Should the integrity of the pleura during internal mammary artery harvesting be preserved?
    Sadegh Ali-Hassan-Sayegh, Seyed Jalil Mirhosseini, Vahid Vahabzadeh, and Naser Ghaffari
    http://icvts.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2014/07/30/icvts.ivu254.abstract

  2. ORIGINAL ARTICLE - ADULT CARDIAC:
    Transcatheter aortic valve implantation using a direct aortic approach: a single-centre Heart Team experience
    Hafid Amrane, Fabiano Porta, Ad J. van Boven, Piet W. Boonstra, Sjoerd H. Hofma, Stuart J. Head, and Arie P. Kappetein
    http://icvts.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2014/07/29/icvts.ivu247.abstract

  3. ORIGINAL ARTICLE - ADULT CARDIAC:
    David I reimplantation procedure for aortic root replacement in Marfan patients: medium-term outcome
    Fabian A. Kari, Friedhelm Beyersdorf, Bartosz Rylski, Elizabeth H. Stephens, Maximilian Russe, and Matthias Siepe
    http://icvts.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2014/07/21/icvts.ivu244.abstract