Journal watch 27th May

Welcome to the 10th edition of Cardiothoracics journal watch.

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

 

Anaesthesia journals

BJA

A small step in the right direction for reducing postoperative pulmonary complications

Reduction of vascular leakage by imatinib is associated with preserved microcirculatory perfusion and reduced renal injury markers in a rat model of cardiopulmonary bypass

JCVA

Chagas Cardiomyopathy: A Comprehensive Perioperative Review

Palliative Care for Patients With Advanced Heart Disease

Transesophageal Echocardiographic Assessment of the Sutureless Perceval Aortic Valve

 

ICM journals

ICM

Management of cardiogenic shock complicating myocardial infarction

CCM

Open Lung Biopsy in Nonresolving Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Commonly Identifies Corticosteroid-Sensitive Pathologies, Associated With Better Outcome*

 

General medical journals

NEJM

Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Severe Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

JAMA

Association of Surgical Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion With Subsequent Stroke and Mortality Among Patients Undergoing Cardiac Surgery

 

Cardiology and respiratory journals

JACC

Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension Evolving Therapeutic Approaches for Operable and Inoperable Disease

EHJ

Reinnervation post-heart transplantation

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