DOI: 10.1055/s-00000085

The Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon

Issue 03 · Volume 54 · April 2006 DOI: 10.1055/s-002-4846


Original Cardiovascular

Schoenhoff, F.; Kayhan, N.; Thomas, G.; Haase, K. K.; Borggrefe, M.; Katus, H. A.; Hagl, S.; Vahl, C. F.: Bridge to Operation with the GPIIb/IIIa Inhibitor Abciximab in High-Risk Coronary Patients
Harig, F.; Meier, C.; Hakami, L.; Strasser, R.; Bretzger, J.; Münch, F.; Vestweber-Wilmes, E.; Singer, H.; Weyand, M.; Cesnjevar, R.: Does the Additional Use of Heparin-Coated Extracorporeal Circuits (ECC) Optimize the Effect of Modified Ultrafiltration (MUF) in Pediatric Perfusion?
Dohmen, G.; Schmitz, C.; Langebartels, G.; Steinseifer, U.; Schmitz-Rode, T.; Autschbach, R.: Impact of Pressure Recovery in the Evaluation of the Omnicarbon™ Tilting Disc Valve

Original Thoracic

Pfannschmidt, J.; Geisbüsch, P.; Muley, T.; Dienemann, H.; Hoffmann, H.: Surgical Treatment of Primary Soft Tissue Sarcomas Involving the Chest: Experiences in 25 Patients
Lim, E.; Ali, A.; Cartwright, N.; Sousa, I.; Chetwynd, A.; Polkey, M.; Geddes, D.; Pepper, J.; Diggle, P.; Goldstraw, P.: Effect and Duration of Lung Volume Reduction Surgery: Mid-Term Results of the Brompton Trial
Tezel, C.; Urek, S.; Keles, M.; Kıral, H.; Koşar, A.; Dudu, C.; Arman, B.: Detecting the Limits of Bronchial Closure Methods in an Animal Model
Yanardağ, H.; Caner, M.; Kaynak, K.; Uygun, S.; Demirci, S.; Karayel, T.: Clinical Value of Mediastinoscopy in the Diagnosis of Sarcoidosis: An Analysis of 68 Cases
Shiraishi, T.; Shirakusa, T.; Miyoshi, T.; Hiratsuka, M.; Yamamoto, S.; Iwasaki, A.: A Completely Thoracoscopic Lobectomy/Segmentectomy for Primary Lung Cancer - Technique, Feasibility, and Advantages

Short Communications

Eren, A.; Friedl, R.; Hannekum, A.; Gulbins, H.: Cardiac Surgery in a Patient with Haemophilia A
Sezer, Ö; Hoffmeier, A.; Bettendorf, O.; Franzius, C.; Semik, M.; Schmid, C.; Scheld, H. H.: Mucinous Cystadenocarcinoma - An Extremely Rare Tumor in a Young Patient

Letter to the Editor