International Journal of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery

Volume 10, Issue 1, February 2024

  • Case Report

    Endovascular Therapy for Thoracic Aortic Mobile Thrombus

    James Gregory Roberts*

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, February 2024
    Pages: 1-5
    Received: 20 January 2024
    Accepted: 19 February 2024
    Published: 29 February 2024
    Abstract: Thoracic aortic mobile thrombus (TAMT) in the absence of atherosclerosis, traumatic injury, or thrombophilia represents an uncommon but well-acknowledged form of a non-cardiogenic thromboembolic source. The morbidity and mortality of acute visceral thromboembolism from an aortic thrombus remains elevated, though delay in diagnosis is common given i... Show More
  • Review Article

    Application of Clavien-Dindo Complications Classification in Cardiac Surgery Practice: A Narrative Review

    Phan Quang Thuan*

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, February 2024
    Pages: 6-13
    Received: 12 April 2024
    Accepted: 3 May 2024
    Published: 17 May 2024
    Abstract: Background: Cardiac surgery is a complex medical specialty known for its potential complications, necessitating accurate evaluation and reporting. Current prediction scales have limitations in capturing the full spectrum of complications experienced by patients undergoing cardiac surgery. The Clavien-Dindo Complications Classification (CDCC) and th... Show More