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 http://www.aats.org/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.