The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

                           



Editor
Dr. Richard Weisel
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery presents original, peer-reviewed articles on diseases of the heart, great vessels, lungs and thorax with emphasis on surgical interventions. An official publication of The American Association for Thoracic Surgery and The Western Thoracic Surgical Association, the Journal focuses on techniques and developments in acquired cardiac surgery, congenital cardiac repair, thoracic procedures, heart and lung transplantation, mechanical circulatory support and other procedures. Published by Elsevier, the Journal holds the highest rank in its field with an impact factor of 3.494, and over 22,800 citations to published articles in 2015, according to Thomson Reuters Journal Citation Reports. The Journal has an article influence score of 1.419, higher than competitor journals in the field.

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Operative Techniques in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery: A Comparative Atlas


    
     
     Editor
     Dr. J. William Gaynor

Operative Techniques in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery: A Comparative Atlas provides technique-based articles in cardiovascular and thoracic surgery by renowned surgeons in the field, presented in atlas format. This quarterly publication contains sections in adult, congenital, general thoracic surgery, and transplantation. When sections contain multiple articles, the articles explore a single procedure using varying techniques. Original line drawings, intraoperative photographs, and imaging studies are included to illustrate the different operative approaches.  

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Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery


    
    

Co-Editors

Dr. Todd K. Rosengart
  
Dr. Erle H. Austin, III

Dr. Harvey Pass


Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
 is devoted to keeping the practicing cardiothoracic surgeon current. Each issue of this quarterly journal presents readers with a selection of original, peer-reviewed articles critiqued through editorial commentaries from specialists in the field of interest. In addition to the original material, readers are presented with invited papers that include State of the Art reviews, News and Views editorial pieces, and Current Readings highlighting up-to-date articles on fundamental or controversial issues. Another not-to-miss feature in each edition is the expert roundtable discussion where authorities in cardiothoracic surgery answer critical “how-to” questions on a preselected topic.

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Elsevier
 
Co-Editors:

Harvey Pass 

Todd K. Rosengart

Erle H. Austin, III

  

Co-Editors:

Harvey Pass 

Todd K. Rosengart

Erle H. Austin, III

  

The Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Annual

     
    
       
Editor
Dr. Charles D. Fraser, Jr.

The Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Annual
 is a companion to Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. The Annual focuses on the most significant developments in pediatric cardiac surgery, providing coverage of new procedural and technological advances. Each annual volume contains submissions by prominent surgeons who presented their findings during the Post-Graduate Course of the AATS Annual Meeting from the previous year.

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Thoracic Surgery News

     
     

Editor   
Dr. Jennifer S. Lawton


Thoracic Surgery News is the official newspaper of the American Association for Thoracic Surgery and provides the latest in CT surgery and medical news. This publication includes sections devoted to thoracic surgery, adult cardiac surgery, transplantation, and congenital heart disease.