DOI: 10.1055/s-00000085

The Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon

Issue 01 · Volume 59 · February 2011 DOI: 10.1055/s-002-21617


Guest Reviewers 2010


Original Cardiovascular

Ennker, I. C.; Bär, A. K.; Florath, I.; Ennker, J.; Vogt, P. M.: In Search of a Standardized Treatment for Poststernotomy Mediastinitis
Plass, A.; Emmert, M. Y.; Pilsl, M.; Salzberg, S. P.; Genoni, M.; Falk, V.; Grunenfelder, J.: Sternal Plate Closure: Indications, Surgical Procedure and Follow-up

Original Cardiovascular/Society Paper

Danner, B. C.; Zenker, D.; Didilis, V. N.; Grossmann, M.; Stojanovic, T.; Seipelt, R.; Tirilomis, T.; Schöndube, F. A.: Transposition of Greater Omentum in Deep Sternal Wound Infection Caused by Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococci, with Differing Clinical Course for MRSA and MRSE
Assmann, A.; Boeken, U.; Feindt, P.; Schurr, P.; Akhyari, P.; Lichtenberg, A.: Vacuum-Assisted Wound Closure is Superior to Primary Rewiring in Patients with Deep Sternal Wound Infection

Original Thoracic

Kilic, D.; Findikcioglu, A.; Akin, S.; Akay, T. H.; Kupeli, E.; Aribogan, A.; Hatipoglu, A.: Factors Affecting Morbidity and Mortality in Flail Chest: Comparison of Anterior and Lateral Location

How to do it

Case Reports/Thoracic

Aydemir, B.; Sokullu, O.; Hastaoglu, O.; Bilgen, F.; Çelik, M.; Dogusoy, I.: Aorta-to-Right Ventricular Fistula Due to Pectus Bar Migration
Chang, P.-K.; Lee, S.-C.; Huang, T.-W.; Tzao, C.; Cheng, Y.-L.: Should the Pectus Bar be Removed Before Pregnancy? Two Case Reports
Deutsch, M. A.; Martetschlaeger, F.; Muenzel, D.; D'Haese, J. G.; Krane, M.; Bauernschmitt, R.; Lange, R.; Bumm, R.: Combined Spontaneous Contralateral Pneumothorax and Post-Pneumonectomy Mediastinal Shift-Associated Dextrocardia

Letters to the Editor