Vol 14, No 8 (August 30, 2022): Journal of Thoracic Disease

Original Article

Phrenic nerve stimulation in an ovine model with temporary removable pacing leads
Harry Etienne, Martin Dres, Julie Piquet, Laure Wingertsmann, Olivier Thibaudeau, Thomas Similowski, Jesus Gonzalez-Bermejo, Jalal Assouad
Dynamic evaluation of the pulmonary protective effects of prone position ventilation via respiratory mechanics for patients with moderate to severe acute respiratory distress syndrome
Zhenjie Jiang, Zhe Zhang, Qingwen Sun, Baozhu Zhang, Qiuxue Deng, Yin Xi, Weiqun He, Xiaoqing Liu, Yuanda Xu, Tao Chen
Surgical treatment of patients with aortic valve disease complicated with moderate functional mitral regurgitation and heart failure with midrange ejection fraction: a cohort study
Wei Zhao, Xieraili Tiemuerniyazi, Yangwu Song, Yifeng Nan, Zi’ang Yang, Fei Xu, Wei Feng
Minimally invasive repair of pectus carinatum with a new steel bar
Xuefeng Zhang, Fengqing Hu, Rui Bi, Lei Wang, Lianyong Jiang
Lung lobectomy surgical approach and resource utilization differ by anatomic lobe in a statewide discharge registry
Daniel T. DeArmond, Mohammed S. Rahman, Stewart R. Miller, Christian P. Jacobsen, Scott B. Johnson, Duy C. Nguyen, Nitin A. Das
Lung recruitment after cardiac arrest during procurement of atelectatic donor lungs is a protective measure in lung transplantation
Eito Niman, Kentaroh Miyoshi, Toshio Shiotani, Tomohiro Toji, Takuro Igawa, Shinji Otani, Mikio Okazaki, Seiichiro Sugimoto, Masaomi Yamane, Shinichi Toyooka
Diagnosis and prognosis of acute respiratory distress syndrome related to diffuse pneumonic-type adenocarcinoma: a single-center case series study
Maxens Decavèle, Antoine Parrot, Michaël Duruisseaux, Martine Antoine, Anne Fajac, Audrey Milon, Marie-France Carette, Anthony Canellas, Aude Gibelin, Alexandre Elabbadi, Marie Wislez, Jacques Cadranel, Muriel Fartoukh
Futile lobectomies following video-thoracoscopic exploration for indeterminate pulmonary nodules: a retrospective study
Gabrielle Drevet, Yaniss Belaroussi, Michael Duruisseaux, Lara Chalabreysse, Renaud Grima, Jean-Michel Maury, François Tronc
Proposal for a new local recurrence score in patients with recurrent malignant pleural mesothelioma
Olivia Lauk, Thomas Neuer, Bianca Battilana, Ilhan Inci, Katarzyna Furrer, Walter Weder, Masaki Hashimoto, Isabelle Opitz
A pilot study of intraoperative localization of peripheral small pulmonary tumors by cone-beam computed tomography: sandwich marking technique
Yuichi Saito, Tomohiro Watanabe, Yasuyuki Kanamoto, Momoko Asami, Fumi Yokote, Hitoshi Dejima, Hiroaki Morooka, Takayuki Ibi, Yoshikane Yamauchi, Nobumasa Takahashi, Tomohiko Ikeya, Yukinori Sakao, Masafumi Kawamura
Development of a universal thoracic enhanced recover after surgery protocol for implementation across a diverse multi-hospital health system
Adam R. Dyas, Alyson D. Kelleher, Crystal J. Erickson, Jennifer A. Voss, Ethan U. Cumbler, Anne Lambert-Kerzner, Annette S. Vizena, Celisse Robinson-Chavez, Brandi L. Kee, Alison R. Barker, Melissa S. Fuller, Susan A. Miller, Katherine O. McCabe, Katharine M. Cook, Simran K. Randhawa, John D. Mitchell, Robert A. Meguid
Clinical outcomes of pre-attached reinforced stapler reloads in thoracic surgery: a prospective case series
Eric Lim, Jean-Marc Baste, Michael Shackcloth
Report on lung cancer surgery during COVID-19 pandemic at a high volume US institution
Daniel P. Dolan, Daniel N. Lee, Emily Polhemus, Suden Kucukak, Luis E. De León, Daniel Wiener, Michael T. Jaklitsch, Scott J. Swanson, Abby White
Small cell lung cancer in young patients: trends in sociodemographic factors, diagnosis, treatment, and survival
Michelle H. Lee, Muhammad Mustafa Qureshi, Kei Suzuki, Peter Everett, Umit Tapan, Kimberley S. Mak
A systematic review and meta-analysis of thymic mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma
Meng-Xin Zhou, Ye-Ye Chen, Jia-Qi Zhang, Wen-Liang Bai, Cheng Huang, Chao Guo, Hong-Sheng Liu, Shan-Qing Li
Uniportal thoracoscopic pulmonary segmentectomy provides good perioperative results and early postoperative recovery
Kazuki Numajiri, Natsumi Matsuura, Hitoshi Igai, Fumi Ohsawa, Mitsuhiro Kamiyoshihara
Bleeding and thrombotic complications associated with anticoagulation prior to lung transplantation: a case series
Hailey M. Shepherd, Ramsey R. Hachem, Chad A. Witt, Rodrigo V. Guillamet, Derek E. Byers, Benjamin D. Kozower, Bryan F. Meyers, Tsuyoshi Takahashi, G. Alexander Patterson, Varun Puri, Daniel Kreisel, Ruben G. Nava
Prognostic value of left ventricular hypertrophy in postoperative outcomes in type A acute aortic dissection
Yifan Zuo, Yun Xing, Zhiwei Wang, Zhiyong Wu, Zhipeng Hu, Rui Hu, Feng Shi, Tianyu Liu, Liang Liu
A novel system for analyzing indocyanine green (ICG) fluorescence spectra enables deeper lung tumor localization during thoracoscopic surgery
Ryohei Chiba, Yuma Ebihara, Haruhiko Shiiya, Hideki Ujiie, Aki Fujiwara-Kuroda, Kichizo Kaga, Liming Li, Satoru Wakasa, Satoshi Hirano, Tatsuya Kato
Development and validation of a prognostic model related to pyroptosis-related genes for esophageal squamous cell carcinoma using bioinformatics analysis
Weiguang Zhang, Peipei Zhang, Junfei Jiang, Kaiming Peng, Zhimin Shen, Mingqiang Kang
A retrospective comparative cohort study on the efficacy and safety of bi-port robotic-assisted lobectomy and multi-port robotic-assisted lobectomy
Zenan Gu, Jia Huang, Yu Tian, Long Jiang, Qingquan Luo
Serum cystatin C is a potential predictor of short-term mortality and acute kidney injury in acute aortic dissection patients: a retrospective cohort study
Jun Wang, Biwen Yang, Meili Liu, Tao You, Han Shen, Yihuan Chen, Haoyue Huang, Shifeng Li, Zhiyang Wang, Xinyue Li, Fang Huang, Xiaomei Teng
Screening of sphingolipid metabolism-related genes associated with immune cells in myocardial infarction: a bioinformatics analysis
Jijuan Wang, Ping Wang, Weihua Wang, Huiling Jin
The difference of auxiliary examination parameters between margin recurrence and granuloma on enhanced computed tomography after sublobar resection
Jia-Jie Zheng, Zhi-Yong Sun, Dong-Lei Zhang, Xiao-Jing Zhao, Hua-Bing Wei
Whole exome sequencing identifies novel inherited genetic variants in tetralogy of Fallot
Yu Pan, Manli Liu, Songsong Zhang, Huaxian Mei, Jing Wu

Review Article on Thoracic Surgery Worldwide2

Thoracic surgery in Hong Kong
Aliss T. C. Chang, Joyce W. Y. Chan, Rainbow W. H. Lau, Calvin S. H. Ng
Thoracic surgery in Brazil: an overview
Fernando Vannucci, Caio César Bianchi de Castro


1.The series “Sleep Section” was commissioned by the editorial office, Journal of Thoracic Disease without any funding or sponsorship.

2.The series “Thoracic Surgery Worldwide” was commissioned by the editorial office, Journal of Thoracic Disease without any funding or sponsorship. Alan Sihoe served as the unpaid Guest Editor for the series.