Drug-eluting stent restenosis treatment: an “old” stent, a “new” balloon or a “newer” scaffold?
New developments towards the management of severe cases of tracheobronchomalacia
Personalized interventions for tracheobronchomalacia
Tracheobronchomalacia treatment: how far have we come?
High flow nasal cannula in extubated patients: is it advantageous over conventional oxygen therapy?
Systematic long-term follow-up programs in patients with simple congenital heart diseases: how long is long?
Acute respiratory distress syndrome and mechanical ventilation: ups and downs of an ongoing relationship trap
Put pressure worldwide on blood pressure control
Delirium prevention: another piece of the puzzle
The current evidence on diagnosis and treatment of acute aortic syndrome
Nasal high flow oxygen therapy after extubation: the road is open but don’t drive too fast!
Does the number of incisions in video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery matter?
Shorter antibiotic courses in community-acquired pneumonia—ready for prime time
Quality of life in adults living with congenital heart disease: beyond morbidity and mortality
Continuous infusion of beta-lactams: a blissful option for the intensive care unit
Coronary surgery in elderly: it is never too late
Continuous positive airway pressure therapy and cardiovascular outcomes in obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome: where are we now?
The BREATHE-appeal: harmonize interaction between patient and ventilator!
The timing of elective ascending aortic aneurysm replacement for non-syndromic patients and the implication of bicuspid aortic valve-related aortopathy
Who is at risk of dissection or rupture in moderately dilated ascending aorta?
Evaluation of symptomatic patients without airflow obstruction: back to the future
Detection of patient-ventilator asynchrony should be improved: and then what?
Transapical beating-heart chordae implantation in mitral regurgitation: a new horizon for repairing mitral valve prolapse
Antifungal use in intensive care units: another uncertainty that highlights the need for precision medicine
Optimizing sedation in critically ill patients: by technology or change of culture?
Postextubation management of patients at high risk for reintubation
Towards engineering integrated cardiac organoids: beating recorded
Do isolated calf deep vein thrombosis need anticoagulant treatment?
Locoregional recurrence after VATS surgery for NSCLC
Von Willebrand factor multimers during transcatheter aortic valve replacement—an additional clue for detecting post-procedural aortic regurgitation?
Growing importance of valvular heart disease in the elderly
One, two, three or four ports… does it matter? Priorities in lung cancer surgery
Adjuvant chemotherapy for a T3 additional tumor nodule in the same lobe: ready for prime time?
Minimally invasive thymectomy for thymoma: does surgical approach matter or is it a question of stage?
Prevention of organ dysfunction in septic shock: still looking for an effective treatment
Does videomediastinoscopy with frozen sections improve mediastinal staging during video-assisted thoracic surgery pulmonary resections?
Fibred confocal fluorescence microscopy in the diagnosis of interstitial lung diseases
The application of thromboelastogram in detection of indexes of antiplatelet therapy for coronary heart disease
Segmental bronchi collapsibility: computed tomography-based quantification in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and correlation with emphysema phenotype, corresponding lung volume changes and clinical parameters
Localization of in-stent neoatherosclerosis in relation to curvatures and bifurcations after stenting
Video-assisted versus conventional thoracotomy pneumonectomy: a comparison of perioperative outcomes and short-term measures of convalescence
Safety and feasibility of uniportal video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery for locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer
Calcification of arteries supplying the gastric tube increases the risk of anastomotic leakage after esophagectomy with cervical anastomosis
Management of acute postoperative pain with continuous intercostal nerve block after single port video-assisted thoracoscopic anatomic resection
Is early postoperative administration of pregabalin beneficial for patients with lung cancer?—randomized control trial
MicroRNAs are novel non-invasive diagnostic biomarkers for pulmonary embolism: a meta-analysis
The impact of operative approaches on outcomes of middle and lower third esophageal squamous cell carcinoma
Body mass index—percent forced vital capacity—respiratory hospitalization: new staging for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis patients
Survival after subsequent non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma and non-small cell lung cancer in patients with malignant thymoma
Effect of gender on perioperative outcomes after robotic-assisted pulmonary lobectomy
Prognostic value of right upper mediastinal lymphadenectomy in Sweet procedure for esophageal cancer
Parma tracheostomy technique: a hybrid approach to tracheostomy between classical surgical and percutaneous tracheostomies
A bench evaluation of fraction of oxygen in air delivery and tidal volume accuracy in home care ventilators available for hospital use
Glucose-insulin-potassium correlates with hemodynamic improvement in patients with septic myocardial dysfunction
Prognostic significance of red cell distribution width in elderly patients undergoing resection for non-small cell lung cancer
Correlation of matrix metalloproteinase-2 and -9 expression with recurrences in primary spontaneous pneumothorax patients
Association between postoperative bulla neogenesis at the staple line and resected lung weight for primary spontaneous pneumothorax: a retrospective study using the inverse-probability of treatment weighted method in patients grouped according to age
LMO4 is a prognostic marker involved in cell migration and invasion in non-small-cell lung cancer
The efficacy of thoracoscopic fissureless lobectomy in patients with dense fissures
Utility of thrombophilia testing in patients with venous thrombo-embolism
Evidenced-Based Clinical Problem Solving Article2
Optimizing the exposure in minimally invasive mitral surgery: a new left atrial retractor system
Veno-venous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: cannulation techniques
Duration of antibiotic therapy in the intensive care unit
Review of tracheobronchial foreign body aspiration in the South African paediatric age group
The anaesthetic consideration of tracheobronchial foreign body aspiration in children
Unusual cause of massive hemothorax: spontaneous rupture of nonfunctioning mediastinal paraganglioma
Thoracoscopic esophageal repair with barbed suture material in a case of Boerhaave’s syndrome
Peripheral venous catheter fracture with embolism into the pulmonary artery
Duct ectasia in an accessory breast successfully treated with a flap technique: a case report
Pemetrexed-induced radiation recall dermatitis in a patient with lung adenocarcinoma: case report and literature review
Unusual clotted haemothorax caused by spontaneous intramural haematoma of the oesophagus: a case report
One-stage hybrid surgery for acute Stanford type A aortic dissection with David operation, aortic arch debranching, and endovascular graft: a case report
An engineering perspective on 3D printed personalized scaffolds for tracheal suspension technique
Five years of keeping a watch on the left atrial appendage—how has the WATCHMAN fared?
Comments: totally endoscopic (VATS) first rib resection for thoracic outlet syndrome
Subxiphoid video-assisted major lung resections: the skeptic’s speech
Scientific prove of better quality of life and postoperative pain by minimal invasive thoracic surgery
Marfan syndrome is the main independent predictor of recurrent aortic dissection in patients enrolled in the International Registry of Aortic Dissection (IRAD)
Keap1/Nrf2 impairing revised: are we missing the single nucleotide polymorphisms?
Clinical value of nodal micrometastases in patients with non-small cell lung cancer: time for reconsideration?
Dexmedetomidine for prevention of delirium in elderly patients after non-cardiac surgery
Lung ultrasound in acute respiratory distress syndrome and beyond
Updated practice guidelines for the diagnosis and management of aspergillosis: challenges and opportunities
Flap choice for closure of open window thoracotomy: a response to the author of the article entitled “the omentum flap for empyema treatment: indications and disadvantages”
High density lipoprotein cholesterol and risk of death
Randomized trial of thymectomy in myasthenia gravis
Focusing on spontaneous coronary artery dissection: actuality and future perspectives
1. The series “Grand Rounds” was commissioned by the Editorial office, Journal of Thoracic Disease without any sponsorship or funding. Guangqiao Zeng served as the unpaid Guest Editor for the series.
2. The series “Evidenced-Based Clinical Problem Solving Article” was commissioned by the Editorial office, Journal of Thoracic Disease without any sponsorship or funding. Zhongheng Zhang served as the unpaid Guest Editor for the series.