Journal watch May 6th

Welcome to the 7th edition of Cardiothoracics journal watch.

Key publications in cardiothoracic anaesthesia, cardiothoracic critical care, acute cardiology, echocardiography, and cardiothoracic surgery from the last 7 days.



Anaesthesia journals


Persistent Pulmonary Interstitial Emphysema



Transvenous Lead Extraction: A Clinical Commentary for Anesthesiologists

Anesthetic Preconditioning: Have We Found the Holy Grail of Perioperative Cardioprotection?

Central Veno-Arterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (C-VA-ECMO) After Cardiothoracic Surgery: A Single-Center Experience

Meta-Analysis of the Outcome After Postcardiotomy Venoarterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in Adult Patients

Regional Cerebral Oxygen Saturation Level in Left Ventricular Assist Device Surgery: Is This the Crystal Ball?

Advances in Left Ventricular Assist Devices and Mechanical Circulatory Support

Intramural Hematoma

Tension Pneumothorax During One-Lung Ventilation – An Underestimated Complication?



ICM journals

Am J Resp Crit Care Med

Low-Dose Nocturnal Dexmedetomidine Prevents ICU Delirium. A Randomized, Placebo-controlled Trial

A Rare Hemodynamic Cause of Airway Obstruction



Echo journals


Stressing the Cardiopulmonary Vascular System: The Role of Echocardiography



Cardio-respiratory and Cardiothoracic Surgery journals

JACC heart failure

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Clinical Update


Circulation heart failure

Internal Versus External Compression of a Left Ventricular Assist Device Outflow Graft




A 57-Year-Old Woman on Rituximab Presenting With Fever and Lethargy

A Woman With Recent Stroke Presenting With Respiratory Failure and Shock

A 56-Year-Old Woman With Multiple Pulmonary Cysts and Severe Chest Pain

A 70-Year-Old Woman With a Prosthetic Mitral Valve and Sudden Chest Pain


ASAIO journal

Left Ventricular Assist Device Infections: A Systematic Review

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