Chang Hyun Kang

Summary

Affiliation: Seoul National University
Country: Korea

Publications

  1. pmc Long-term Surveillance Comparing Satisfaction between the Early Experience of Nuss Procedure vs. Ravitch Procedure
    Chang Hyun Kang
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Korea
    Korean J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 45:308-15. 2012
  2. pmc Application of vacuum-assisted closure device in management of postpneumonectomy empyema
    Suk Ho Sohn
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Korea
    Korean J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 46:153-5. 2013
  3. pmc Colon interposition in children after failed tracheoesophageal fistula repair
    Samina Park
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Korea
    Korean J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 44:452-4. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Differences in the expression profiles of excision repair crosscomplementation group 1, x-ray repair crosscomplementation group 1, and betaIII-tubulin between primary non-small cell lung cancer and metastatic lymph nodes and the significance in mid-term s
    Chang Hyun Kang
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    J Thorac Oncol 4:1307-12. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The prognostic significance of ERCC1, BRCA1, XRCC1, and betaIII-tubulin expression in patients with non-small cell lung cancer treated by platinum- and taxane-based neoadjuvant chemotherapy and surgical resection
    Chang Hyun Kang
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongro Gu, Seoul 110 744, South Korea
    Lung Cancer 68:478-83. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of malignant mediastinal nonseminomatous germ cell tumor
    Chang Hyun Kang
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, South Korea
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:379-84. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Lymphadenectomy extent is closely related to long-term survival in esophageal cancer
    Chang Hyun Kang
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital, Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 31:154-60. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of malignant mediastinal neurogenic tumors in children
    Chang Hyun Kang
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cancer Research Institute, Xenotransplantation Research Center, Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 31:725-30. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Value of combined interpretation of computed tomography response and positron emission tomography response for prediction of prognosis after neoadjuvant chemotherapy in non-small cell lung cancer
    Ho Yun Lee
    Department of Radiology, Seoul National University Hospital, 101 Daehangno, Jongno gu, Seoul 110 744, Republic of Korea
    J Thorac Oncol 5:497-503. 2010
  10. doi request reprint The impact of multiple metastatic nodal stations on survival in patients with resectable N1 and N2 nonsmall-cell lung cancer
    Chang Hyun Kang
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:1092-7. 2008

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications55

  1. pmc Long-term Surveillance Comparing Satisfaction between the Early Experience of Nuss Procedure vs. Ravitch Procedure
    Chang Hyun Kang
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Korea
    Korean J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 45:308-15. 2012
    ..Long-term surveillance comparing satisfaction between the early experience of Nuss procedure vs. Ravitch procedure...
  2. pmc Application of vacuum-assisted closure device in management of postpneumonectomy empyema
    Suk Ho Sohn
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Korea
    Korean J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 46:153-5. 2013
    ..He was successfully treated with a vacuum-assisted closure device and for 1 year period of outpatient follow-up, there was no recurrence of empyema or lung cancer...
  3. pmc Colon interposition in children after failed tracheoesophageal fistula repair
    Samina Park
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Korea
    Korean J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 44:452-4. 2011
    ..In those cases, stomach replacement was not possible because of a failed Ivor Lewis operation in one case and duodenal atresia in the other...
  4. doi request reprint Differences in the expression profiles of excision repair crosscomplementation group 1, x-ray repair crosscomplementation group 1, and betaIII-tubulin between primary non-small cell lung cancer and metastatic lymph nodes and the significance in mid-term s
    Chang Hyun Kang
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    J Thorac Oncol 4:1307-12. 2009
    ....
  5. doi request reprint The prognostic significance of ERCC1, BRCA1, XRCC1, and betaIII-tubulin expression in patients with non-small cell lung cancer treated by platinum- and taxane-based neoadjuvant chemotherapy and surgical resection
    Chang Hyun Kang
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongro Gu, Seoul 110 744, South Korea
    Lung Cancer 68:478-83. 2010
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of malignant mediastinal nonseminomatous germ cell tumor
    Chang Hyun Kang
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, South Korea
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:379-84. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the role of surgical treatment for mediastinal nonseminomatous germ cell tumors (MNSGCT) and identify the factors of long-term survival...
  7. ncbi request reprint Lymphadenectomy extent is closely related to long-term survival in esophageal cancer
    Chang Hyun Kang
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital, Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 31:154-60. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to identify the effect of the extent of lymphadenectomy on survival and recurrence after esophagectomy in esophageal cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of malignant mediastinal neurogenic tumors in children
    Chang Hyun Kang
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cancer Research Institute, Xenotransplantation Research Center, Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 31:725-30. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to identify the role of surgical resection in the treatment of malignant mediastinal neurogenic tumors in children...
  9. doi request reprint Value of combined interpretation of computed tomography response and positron emission tomography response for prediction of prognosis after neoadjuvant chemotherapy in non-small cell lung cancer
    Ho Yun Lee
    Department of Radiology, Seoul National University Hospital, 101 Daehangno, Jongno gu, Seoul 110 744, Republic of Korea
    J Thorac Oncol 5:497-503. 2010
    ....
  10. doi request reprint The impact of multiple metastatic nodal stations on survival in patients with resectable N1 and N2 nonsmall-cell lung cancer
    Chang Hyun Kang
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:1092-7. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to identify common prognostic factors in nonsmall-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) with N1 and N2 nodal involvement...
  11. ncbi request reprint Quantification of emphysema with preoperative computed tomography has stronger association with pulmonary complications than pulmonary function test results after pulmonary lobectomy
    Kwon Joong Na
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:915-20. 2014
    ..To determine whether the percentile quantification of emphysema with computed tomography has a stronger association with pulmonary complications than pulmonary function testing after pulmonary lobectomy...
  12. doi request reprint Natural history of ground-glass nodules detected on the chest computed tomography scan after major lung resection
    Hye Seon Kim
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Biomedical Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:1952-7. 2013
    ..It is important to investigate the natural history of GGNs as it is not yet well known, and a standardized approach to manage them has not been established...
  13. doi request reprint Integrated positron-emission tomography for nodal staging in lung cancer
    Hyun Joo Lee
    Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, South Korea
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 17:622-6. 2009
    ..High false-positive and negative-rates for N2 lymph nodes suggest that functional imaging should not replace mediastinoscopy...
  14. doi request reprint Importance of lymph node dissection in thymic carcinoma
    In Kyu Park
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Biomedical Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:1025-32; discussion 1032. 2013
    ..Lymph node dissection plays important role in oncologic surgery. We investigated outcomes of lymph node dissection in thymic carcinoma...
  15. pmc Imaging characteristics of stage I non-small cell lung cancer on CT and FDG-PET: relationship with epidermal growth factor receptor protein expression status and survival
    Youkyung Lee
    Department of Radiology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul 110 744, Korea
    Korean J Radiol 14:375-83. 2013
    ..To identify CT and FDG-PET features associated with epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) protein overexpression, and to evaluate whether imaging features and EGFR-overexpression can help predict clinical outcome...
  16. doi request reprint Expression of class III beta-tubulin correlates with unfavorable survival outcome in patients with resected non-small cell lung cancer
    Youngil Koh
    Departments of Internal Medicine and daggerPathology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    J Thorac Oncol 5:320-5. 2010
    ..We analyzed the significance of class III beta-tubulin (TUBB3) expression in curatively resected non-small cell lung cancer as a prognostic marker along with previously reported excision repair cross complementation group 1 (ERCC1)...
  17. doi request reprint Invasive pulmonary adenocarcinomas versus preinvasive lesions appearing as ground-glass nodules: differentiation by using CT features
    Sang Min Lee
    Department of Radiology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, and Institute of Radiation Medicine, Seoul National University Medical Research Center, 101 Daehangno, Jongno gu, Seoul 110 744, Korea
    Radiology 268:265-73. 2013
    ..To retrospectively investigate the differentiating computed tomographic (CT) features between invasive pulmonary adenocarcinoma (IPA) and preinvasive lesions appearing as ground-glass nodules (GGNs) in 253 patients...
  18. pmc Impact of parenchymal tuberculosis sequelae on mediastinal lymph node staging in patients with lung cancer
    Seung Heon Lee
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine and Lung Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 26:67-70. 2011
    ..2% with FDG-PET/CT, respectively. In conclusion, the accuracy of nodal staging using CT or FDG-PET/CT might be low in lung cancer patients with parenchymal TB sequelae, because of inactive TB lymph nodes without viable TB bacilli...
  19. ncbi request reprint Local control of disease related to lymph node involvement in non-small cell lung cancer after sleeve lobectomy compared with pneumonectomy
    Young Tae Kim
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Cancer Research Institute, and Xenotransplantation Research Center, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:1153-61; discussion 1153-61. 2005
    ..This study was designed to compare the outcomes of the two procedures and to determine adequate surgical indications for each procedure...
  20. doi request reprint The presence of mutations in epidermal growth factor receptor gene is not a prognostic factor for long-term outcome after surgical resection of non-small-cell lung cancer
    Young Tae Kim
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    J Thorac Oncol 8:171-8. 2013
    ..However, whether or not these EGFR mutations are prognostic factors for non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) is debatable...
  21. doi request reprint Epidermal growth factor receptor mutation in lung adenocarcinomas: relationship with CT characteristics and histologic subtypes
    Hyun Ju Lee
    Department of Radiology, Seoul National University Hospital, 28 Yeongeon dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 744, Republic of Korea
    Radiology 268:254-64. 2013
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Accuracy of 16-channel multi-detector row chest computed tomography with thin sections in the detection of metastatic pulmonary nodules
    Moon Chul Kang
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, 28 YeonGun Dong, Chongro Gu, Seoul, South Korea
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 33:473-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the accuracy of 1mm thin-section 16-channel multi-detector row CT (TSMDCT) in the detection of metastatic pulmonary nodules...
  23. pmc Risk factors of postoperative pneumonia after lung cancer surgery
    Ji Yeon Lee
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine and Lung Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 26:979-84. 2011
    ..In conclusion, patients with advanced age, intraoperative RBC transfusion, postoperative complications other than pneumonia and a decreased FEV(1)/FVC ratio have a higher risk for pneumonia after lung cancer surgery...
  24. doi request reprint Video-assisted thoracoscopic lobectomy in children: safety, efficacy, and risk factors for conversion to thoracotomy
    Yong Won Seong
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Seoul National University Children s Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1236-42. 2013
    ..This study assessed the feasibility, outcomes, and risk factors for conversion to thoracotomy of thoracoscopic lobectomy in children...
  25. doi request reprint Accuracy and predictive features of FDG-PET/CT and CT for diagnosis of lymph node metastasis of T1 non-small-cell lung cancer manifesting as a subsolid nodule
    Sang Min Lee
    Department of Radiology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 101, Daehangno, Jongno gu, Seoul, 110 744, Korea
    Eur Radiol 22:1556-63. 2012
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of computer-aided detection system and thin-slab maximum intensity projection technique in the detection of pulmonary nodules in patients with resected metastases
    Eun Ah Park
    Department of Radiology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Institute of Radiation Medicine, Seoul National University Medical Research Center, Seoul, Korea
    Invest Radiol 44:105-13. 2009
    ....
  27. doi request reprint EGFR gene copy number in adenocarcinoma of the lung by FISH analysis: investigation of significantly related factors on CT, FDG-PET, and histopathology
    Eun Ah Park
    Department of Radiology, Seoul National University Hospital, 28 Yeongeon dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 744, Republic of Korea
    Lung Cancer 64:179-86. 2009
    ..A high proportion of GGO, small tumor diameter on CT, and a well-differentiated histopathology were more frequent in FISH-negative adenocarcinomas...
  28. ncbi request reprint Treatment of congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation-does resection in the early postnatal period increase surgical risk?
    Young Tae Kim
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul 110 744, South Korea
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 27:658-61. 2005
    ..The aim of this study is to suggest a safe strategy for the treatment of CCAM by identifying the relationship between the timing of surgery and postoperative outcome...
  29. doi request reprint Positron emission tomography-computed tomography for postoperative surveillance in non-small cell lung cancer
    Se Hoon Choi
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:1826-32; discussion 1832. 2011
    ..We prospectively implemented PET-CT in our surveillance protocol for recurrence of NSCLC and investigated its effectiveness as compared with that of conventional methods...
  30. doi request reprint Diagnostic method for the detection of KIF5B-RET transformation in lung adenocarcinoma
    Heounjeong Go
    Department of Pathology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Lung Cancer 82:44-50. 2013
    ..However, as there may be additional variant of fusion mutation, FISH may be better than PCR method in terms of sensitivity. ..
  31. doi request reprint Video-assisted thoracoscopic lobectomy in non-small-cell lung cancer patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is associated with lower pulmonary complications than open lobectomy: a propensity score-matched analysis
    Jae Hyun Jeon
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 45:640-5. 2014
    ..This study aimed to identify whether video-assisted thoracoscopic (VATS) lobectomy can reduce postoperative pulmonary complications compared with lobectomy by thoracotomy in NSCLC patients with COPD...
  32. ncbi request reprint Molecular changes of epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) and KRAS and their impact on the clinical outcomes in surgically resected adenocarcinoma of the lung
    Young Tae Kim
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Center, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Lung Cancer 59:111-8. 2008
    ..Whereas KRAS mutation was a poor prognostic factor, EGFR mutation was not, and its presence per se did not affect the clinical outcome of early lung cancer after surgical resection...
  33. pmc CT-guided percutaneous transthoracic localization of pulmonary nodules prior to video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery using barium suspension
    Nyoung Keun Lee
    Department of Radiology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, and Institute of Radiation Medicine, Seoul National University Medical Research Center, Seoul 110 744, Korea
    Korean J Radiol 13:694-701. 2012
    ..To describe our initial experience with CT-guided percutaneous barium marking for the localization of small pulmonary nodules prior to video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS)...
  34. ncbi request reprint The detection of peripheral lung cancer by MAGE A1-6 RT-nested PCR in bronchial washing specimens
    Hyeong Ryul Kim
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, 300 Gumi dong, Bundang gu, Seongnam si, Gyeonggi do 463 707, South Korea
    Lung Cancer 65:166-9. 2009
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Prognostic implication of aberrant promoter hypermethylation of CpG islands in adenocarcinoma of the lung
    Young Tae Kim
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, and the Cancer Research Institute, Xenotransplantation Research Center, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 130:1378. 2005
    ..DNA hypermethylation in promoter regions has been studied for various types of cancer. However, there is no clear evidence that shows whether methylation status can predict long-term survival in patients with lung cancer...
  36. doi request reprint Role of surgical resection for pulmonary metastasis of hepatocellular carcinoma
    Kook Nam Han
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Clinical Research Center, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Lung Cancer 70:295-300. 2010
    ..However, pulmonary metastasectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma has not been well documented. The aim of this study was to evaluate long-term outcome after pulmonary metastasectomy due to metastasis of hepatocellular carcinoma...
  37. ncbi request reprint Complete resection is mandatory for tubercular cold abscess of the chest wall
    Young Tae Kim
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:273-7. 2008
    ..Cold abscess of the chest wall is a rare disease and few literature reports detail any treatment experience with a limited patient number. Hence, an optimal treatment plan remains controversial...
  38. doi request reprint Early clinical outcomes of robot-assisted surgery for anterior mediastinal mass: its superiority over a conventional sternotomy approach evaluated by propensity score matching
    Yong Won Seong
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 45:e68-73; discussion e73. 2014
    ..We performed this study to assess early clinical outcomes of robot-assisted surgery for anterior mediastinal mass by comparing results of the robot group with those of the sternotomy group after propensity score matching...
  39. doi request reprint Fasciocutaneous flap in esophageal stricture with ventriculoperitoneal shunt
    Yong Won Seong
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:340-2. 2014
    ..Follow-up esophagogastroscopy after 3 months revealed wide patent graft. Rolled fasciocutaneous flap may be a safe alternative treatment without risk of shunt-associated complications in a patient with ventriculoperitoneal shunt. ..
  40. doi request reprint Thoracoscopic resection of solitary lung metastases evaluated by using thin-section chest computed tomography: is thoracoscopic surgery still a valid option?
    Kook Nam Han
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, 101 Daehak ro Jongno gu, Seoul, 110 744, Korea
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 61:565-70. 2013
    ..This study evaluated long-term outcomes of pulmonary metastasectomy for solitary lung metastases to clarify the role of video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery in the selected population...
  41. doi request reprint Video-assisted thoracoscopic lobectomy in children: safety and efficacy compared with the conventional thoracotomy approach
    Yong Won Seong
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Innovations (Phila) 7:394-8. 2012
    ..This study was performed to evaluate the safety and the efficacy of the VATS lobectomy compared with the conventional lobectomy by thoracotomy and to investigate the risk factors of thoracotomy conversion...
  42. doi request reprint The influence of circumferential resection margin status on loco-regional recurrence in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma
    Hae Jin Park
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Surg Oncol 107:762-6. 2013
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Risk factors and prognostic impact of venous thromboembolism in Asian patients with non-small cell lung cancer
    Yun Gyoo Lee
    Prof Inho Kim, Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 101 Daehagro, Chongno Gu, Seoul, 110 744, Korea, Tel 82 2 2072 0834, Fax 82 2 762 9662, E mail
    Thromb Haemost 111:1112-20. 2014
    ..4% in Asian patient with NSCLC. The significant predictors of VTE are different across stages of NSCLC. The prognostic impact of VTE on poor survival was limited to localised NSCLC. ..
  44. ncbi request reprint Off-pump coronary artery bypass with complete avoidance of aortic manipulation
    Ki Bong Kim
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, South Korea
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:S1377-82. 2002
    ..Off-pump coronary artery bypass (OPCAB) with complete avoidance of aortic manipulation may further reduce perioperative morbidity in addition to the benefits achieved by avoiding cardiopulmonary bypass and cardioplegic arrest...
  45. ncbi request reprint Surgical results of patients with a functional single ventricle
    Jeong Ryul Lee
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Seoul National University Children s Hospital, 28 Yongon Dong, Jongro Gu, Seoul 110 744, South Korea
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 24:716-22. 2003
    ..This study assessed the factors that affect the surgical outcomes mainly in the pre-Fontan stage and performed long-term survival analysis...
  46. ncbi request reprint Thoracoscopic approach to bilateral pulmonary metastasis: is it justified?
    Kook Nam Han
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 18:615-20. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of the thoracoscopic bilateral approach to pulmonary metastasis...
  47. pmc Extramedullary hematopoiesis at the posterior mediastinum in patient with hereditary spherocytosis: a case report
    Sang Yoon Yeom
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Korea
    Korean J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 46:156-8. 2013
    ..Here, the authors report a case of EMH associated with hereditary spherocytosis. The patient underwent a complete excision by thoracoscopic surgery to differentiate it from other mediastinal tumors...
  48. ncbi request reprint Management of congenital tracheal stenosis
    Hong Kwan Kim
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Cancer Research Institute, Xenotransplantation Research Center, Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul 110 744, South Korea
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 25:1065-71. 2004
    ..We present our surgical experiences of patch tracheoplasty and slide tracheoplasty as viable methods for the treatment of congenital tracheal stenosis...
  49. ncbi request reprint An accessory spleen misrecognized as an intrathoracic mass
    Hyun Joo Lee
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Cancer Research Institute, Xenotransplantation Center, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 744, South Korea
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 28:640. 2005
  50. ncbi request reprint The effect of vasopressin on organ blood flow in an endotoxin-induced rabbit shock model
    Chang Hyun Kang
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Heart Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    J Invest Surg 19:361-9. 2006
    ..Vasopressin increased renal blood flow and decreased hepatic arterial blood flow in this endotoxin-induced shock model, whereas norepinephrine did not. However, coronary blood flow was not changed by shock status or vasopressor type...
  51. ncbi request reprint Prediction of graft flow impairment by intraoperative transit time flow measurement in off-pump coronary artery bypass using arterial grafts
    Ki Bong Kim
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:594-8. 2005
    ..We assessed the validity of intraoperative transit time flow measurement (TTFM) in predicting graft flow abnormalities...
  52. ncbi request reprint Improvement of myocardial stress perfusion after off-pump revascularization using bilateral internal thoracic in situ grafts versus Y-composite grafts
    Chang Hyun Kang
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:93-8. 2005
    ..There is a concern that revascularization using bilateral internal thoracic arteries (ITA) as a composite graft may not supply sufficient blood flow to a wider area of myocardium when compared with grafting using bilateral in situ ITAs...
  53. ncbi request reprint Long-term result of 1144 CarboMedics mechanical valve implantations
    Chang Hyun Kang
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:1939-44. 2005
    ..It has been reported that the CarboMedics mechanical valve has acceptable valve-related complication rates. The aim of this study was to evaluate the long-term performance of the CarboMedics valve...
  54. ncbi request reprint Changing pattern of thoracic diseases in Korea over the last 25 years
    Joo Hyun Kim
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 15:365-6. 2007