DOI: 10.1055/s-00000085

The Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon

Issue 03 · Volume 56 · April 2008 DOI: 10.1055/s-002-12435

Original Cardiovascular

Kogan, A.; Medalion, B.; Kornowski, R.; Raanani, E.; Sharoni, E.; Stamler, A.; Sahar, G.; Snir, E.; Porat, E.: Cardiac Surgery in Patients on Chronic Hemodialysis: Short and Long-Term Survival
Schönburg, M.; Ziegelhoeffer, T.; Weinbrenner, F.; Bechtel, M.; Detter, C.; Krabatsch, T.; Osswald, B.; Riess, F. C.; Scholz, F.; Stamm, C.; Sievers, H. H.; Bartels, C.: Preexisting Atrial Fibrillation as Predictor for Late-Time Mortality in Patients with End-Stage Renal Disease Undergoing Cardiac Surgery - A Multicenter Study
Pan, X. D.; Sun, L. Z.; Ma, W. G.; Tian, L. X.; Liu, N. N.; Li, M.; Feng, Z. Y.; Long, C.; Zheng, J.: Neuroprotective Effect of Deep Hypothermic Circulatory Arrest with Low Priming Volume: Study in a Rabbit Model
Hokenek, F.; Sever, K.; Ugurlucan, M.; Sakliyan, M.; Kinoglu, B.: Interrupted Aortic Arch in Adulthood

Original Thoracic

Rieker, R. J.; Muley, T.; Klein, C.; Schnabel, P. A.; Herpel, E.; Meister, M.; Schirmacher, P.; Dienemann, H.; Pfannschmidt, J.: An Institutional Study on Thymomas and Thymic Carcinomas: Experience in 77 Patients
Chamogeorgakis, T.; Anagnostopoulos, C.; Kostopanagiotou, G.; Bhora, F.; Toumpoulis, I.; Georgiannakis, E.; Nabong, A.; Dosios, T.; Harrison, L.; Connery, C.: Does Anemia Affect Outcome after Lobectomy or Pneumonectomy in Early Stage Lung Cancer Patients Who Have not Received Neo-Adjuvant Treatment?
Yucel, O.; Gurkok, S.; Gozubuyuk, A.; Caylak, H.; Sapmaz, E.; Kavakli, K.; Dakak, M.; Genc, O.: Diagnosis and Surgical Treatment of Pulmonary Sequestration
Solak, O.; Esme, H.; Sirmali, M.; Sahin, O.; Agackiran, Y.; Bas, O.; Emmiler, M.: Achieving Efficient Anti-Adhesion in Re-Mediastinoscopy: An Experimental Study in Rats

Short Communications

Buyukates, M.; Kandemir, O.; Aktunc, E.; Tokmakoglu, H.: A Rare Case of Epicardial Cyst

Case Reports

Amanatidou, V.; Mavrokosta, M.; Kourtesis, A.; Azariadis, P.; Tsilimigaki, A.: Cervicomediastinal Thymic Cyst - Report of a Case
Al-Sarraf, N.; Doddakula, K.; Nicholson, S.; Young, V.: Primary Carinal Sarcoma Causing Airway Obstruction