The Year in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia: Selected Highlights From 2016

Harish Ramakrishna, Jacob T. Gutsche, Prakash A. Patel, Adam S. Evans, Menachem Weiner, Steven T. Morozowich, Emily K. Gordon, Hynek Riha, Joseph Bracker, Kamrouz Ghadimi, Sunberri Murphy, Warren Spitz, Emily MacKay, Theodore J. Cios, Anita K. Malhotra, Elvera Baron, Shahzad Shaefi, Jens Fassl, Stuart J. Weiss, George SilvayJohn G.T. Augoustides

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1-13
Number of pages13
JournalJournal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia
Issue number1
StatePublished - Feb 1 2017


  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Heart Association
  • Cardiothoracic Surgical Trials Network
  • Cardiothoracic Surgical Trials Network
  • CoreValve trials
  • Dexamethasone for Cardiac Surgery trial
  • Dual Antiplatelet Therapy trial
  • EuroSCORE
  • NOTION trials
  • P2Y receptor
  • PARTNER trials
  • Prevention of Cardiovascular Events in Patients with Prior Heart Attack Using Ticagrelor Compared to Placebo on a Background of Aspirin—Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction 54 trial
  • STICH trial
  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  • Steroids in Cardiac Surgery trial
  • acute coronary syndromes
  • aortic stenosis
  • aspirin
  • balloon-inflatable prosthesis
  • bare metal stent
  • bicuspid aortic valve
  • bleeding risk
  • clopidogrel
  • coronary artery bypass grafting
  • coronary stent
  • dexamethasone
  • drug-eluting stent
  • dual-antiplatelet therapy
  • ischemic cardiomyopathy
  • ischemic mitral regurgitation
  • left ventricular end-systolic volume index
  • left ventricular surgical reconstruction
  • meta-analysis
  • methylprednisolone
  • mitral valve repair
  • myocardial infarction
  • noncardiac surgery
  • percutaneous coronary intervention
  • prasugrel
  • self-inflating prosthesis
  • stable ischemic heart disease
  • stent thrombosis
  • steroids
  • surgical aortic valve replacement
  • surgical risk
  • systemic inflammatory response syndrome
  • ticagrelor
  • transcatheter aortic valve replacement

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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