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JournalISSN: 0022-5223

The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 

Elsevier BV
About: The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery is an academic journal published by Elsevier BV. The journal publishes majorly in the area(s): Medicine & Aortic valve. It has an ISSN identifier of 0022-5223. Over the lifetime, 31321 publications have been published receiving 978298 citations. The journal is also known as: Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.

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TL;DR: This VARC-2 document has provided further standardization of endpoint definitions for studies evaluating the use of TAVI, which will lead to improved comparability and interpretability of the study results, supplying an increasingly growing body of evidence with respect to TAVi and/or surgical aortic valve replacement.

3,228 citations

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TL;DR: Since September 1987, this surgical procedure has been applied in seven patients and all seven patients have been cured of atrial fibrillation and none is receiving any postoperative antiarrhythmic medications.

1,519 citations

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TL;DR: These results confirm that lung metastasectomy is a safe and potentially curative procedure and design a simple system of classification valid for different tumor types.

1,344 citations

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