DOI: 10.1055/s-00000085

The Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon

Issue 03 · Volume 55 · April 2007 DOI: 10.1055/s-002-6092

Original Cardiovascular

Reiss, N.; Seifert, D.; Koertke, H.; Hoffmann-Koch, A.; Kleikamp, G.; Bairaktaris, A.; Koerfer, R.: Initial Experience with the Medtronic ADVANTAGE Valve Prosthesis in the Mitral Position - Clinical Outcome and Analysis of Complications
Sachweh, J. S.; Tiete, A. R.; Mühler, E. G.; Groetzner, J.; Gulbins, H.; Messmer, B. J.; Daebritz, S. H.: Mechanical Aortic and Mitral Valve Replacement in Infants and Children
Saeed, D.; El-Banayosy, A.; Zittermann, A.; Fritzsche, D.; Mirow, N.; Morshuis, M.; Koerfer, R.: A Risk Score to Predict 30-Day Mortality in Patients with Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump Implantation
Babin-Ebell, J.; Roth, P.; Reese, J.; Bechtel, M.; Mortasawi, A.: Serum S100B Levels in Patients after Cardiac Surgery: Possible Sources of Contamination
Eifert, S.; Oberhoffer, M.; Wintersperger, B.; Reichart, B.; Boekstegers, P.; Vicol, C.: Arterial T-Graft in Coronary Surgery: Comparison of Selective Coronary Angiography and Multi-Slice Computed Tomography

Original Thoracic

Tanju, S.; Akpolat, B.; Senturk, E.; Ziyade, S.; Toker, A.; Yilmazbayhan, D.; Aydiner, A.; Dilege, S.: Isolated Lung Perfusion with Paclitaxel and Docetaxel: Comparison of the Early Effects on Pulmonary Physiology
Cagirici, U.; Cetin, Y.; Cakan, A.; Samancilar, O.; Veral, A.; Askar, F. Z.: Experimental Use of N-Butyl Cyanoacrylate Tissue Adhesive on Lung Parenchyma after Pulmonary Resection
Solak, O.; Turna, A.; Pekcolaklar, A.; Metin, M.; Sayar, A.; Solak, O.; Gürses, A.: Transcutaneous Electric Nerve Stimulation for the Treatment of Postthoracotomy Pain: A Randomized Prospective Study
Rzyman, W.; Jaskiewicz, K.; Murawski, M.; Sternau, A.; Marjanski, T.; Karmolinski, A.; Dziadziuszko, R.: Primary Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma of the Lung
Esme, H.; Solak, O.; Yurumez, Y.; Yavuz, Y.; Terzi, Y.; Sezer, M.; Kucuker, H.: The Prognostic Importance of Trauma Scoring Systems for Blunt Thoracic Trauma

Short Communications

Schattenberg, T.; Pfannschmidt, J.; Herpel, E.; Schnabel, P. A.; Mechtersheimer, G.; Dienemann, H.: Bilateral Surgical Resection in Pulmonary Epitheloid Hemangioendothelioma
Pereszlenyi, A.; Rolle, A.; Rudek, B.; Schilling, A.; Bis, B.: Laser-Assisted Resection of a Giant Pulmonary Chondrohamartoma - A Case Report

Letter to the Editor