DOI: 10.1055/s-00000085

The Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon

Issue 07 · Volume 58 · October 2010 DOI: 10.1055/s-002-21372


Heinemann, M. K.; Beyersdorf, F.: Letter from the Editor and the President

Special Report

Gummert, J. F.; Funkat, A.; Beckmann, A.; Schiller, W.; Hekmat, K.; Ernst, M.; Beyersdorf, F.: Cardiac Surgery in Germany during 2009. A Report on Behalf of the German Society for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

Original Cardiovascular

Ried, M.; Unger, P.; Puehler, T.; Haneya, A.; Schmid, C.; Diez, C.: Mild-to-Moderate COPD as a Risk Factor for Increased 30-Day Mortality in Cardiac Surgery
Badreldin, A. M. A.; Kroener, A.; Heldwein, M. B.; Doerr, F.; Vogt, H.; Ismail, M. M.; Bossert, T.; Hekmat, K.: Prognostic Value of Daily Cardiac Surgery Score (CASUS) and its Derivatives in Cardiac Surgery Patients
Zhou, Y. X.; Leobon, B.; Berthoumieu, P.; Roux, D.; Glock, Y.; Mei, Y. Q.; Wang, Y. W.; Fournial, G.: Long-Term Outcomes following Repair or Replacement in Degenerative Mitral Valve Disease

Original Thoracic

How to do it

Short Communications

Schroeter, T.; Dähnert, I.; Doll, N.; Mohr, F. W.; Borger, M. A.: Pacemaker-Associated Thrombotic Occlusion of the Inferior Vena Cava Causing Liver Failure

Case Reports

Rasch, A.; Sindermann, J.; Scheld, H. H.; Hoffmeier, A.: Pulmonary Palacos Embolism: A Case Report