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2020

Gaisl, Thomas; Baumgartner, Patrick; Rejmer, Protazy; Osswald, Martin; Roeder, Maurice; Thiel, Sira; Stämpfli, Simon F; Clarenbach, Christian F; Tanner, Felix C; Kohler, Malcolm (2020). Prevalence of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Patients with Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm: A Prospective, Parallel Cohort Study. Respiration, 99(1):19-27.

Inci, Ilhan; Benker, Martina; Çitak, Necati; Schneiter, Didier; Caviezel, Claudio; Hillinger, Sven; Opitz, Isabelle; Weder, Walter (2020). Complex sleeve lobectomy has the same surgical outcome when compared with conventional lobectomy in patients with lung cancer. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 57(5):860-866.

Eberhard, Matthias; Alkadhi, Hatem (2020). Machine learning and deep neural networks: applications in patient and scan preparation, contrast medium, and radiation dose optimization. Journal of Thoracic Imaging, 35:S17-S20.

Granegger, Marcus; Thamsen, Bente; Schlöglhofer, Thomas; Lach, Selina; Escher, Andreas; Haas, Thorsten; Meboldt, Mirko; Schweiger, Martin; Hübler, Michael; Zimpfer, Daniel (2020). Blood trauma potential of the HeartWare Ventricular Assist Device in pediatric patients. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 159(4):1519-1527.e1.

Wang, Limei; Dorn, Patrick; Zeinali, Soheila; Froment, Laurène; Berezowska, Sabina; Kocher, Gregor J; Alves, Marco P; Brügger, Melanie; Esteves, Blandina I O; Blank, Fabian; Wotzkow, Carlos; Steiner, Selina; Amacker, Mario; Peng, Ren-Wang; Marti, Thomas Michael; Guenat, Olivier T; Bode, Peter Karl; Moehrlen, Ueli; Schmid, Ralph Alexander; Hall, Sean Ralph Robert (2020). CD90+CD146+ identifies a pulmonary mesenchymal cell subtype with both immune modulatory and perivascular-like function in postnatal human lung. American Journal of Physiology. Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology, 318(4):L813-L830.

West, Erin A; Strassmann, Alexandra; Wang, Craig; Turk, Alexander; de Hoogh, Kees; Röösli, Martin; Bopp, Matthias; Buist, A Sonia; Dressel, Holger; Puhan, Milo A (2020). Increase in Airway Obstruction between 1993 and 2012 in Switzerland. An Observational Study. Annals of the American Thoracic Society, 17(4):457-465.

Varela Barca, Laura; Fernández-Felix, Borja M; Navas Elorza, Enrique; Mestres, Carlos A; Muñoz, Patricia; Cuerpo-Caballero, Gregorio; Rodríguez-Abella, Hugo; Montejo-Baranda, Miguel; Rodríguez-Álvarez, Regino; Gutiérrez Díez, Francisco; Goenaga, Miguel Angel; Quintana, Eduard; Ojeda-Burgos, Guillermo; de Alarcón, Arístides; Vidal-Bonet, Laura; Centella Hernández, Tomasa; López-Menéndez, Jose (2020). Prognostic assessment of valvular surgery in active infective endocarditis: multicentric nationwide validation of a new score developed from a meta-analysis. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 57(4):724-731.

Kohlbrenner, Dario; Benden, Christian; Radtke, Thomas (2020). The 1-Minute Sit-to-Stand Test in Lung Transplant Candidates: An Easy-to-Use Alternative to the 6-Minute Walk Test? Respiratory Care, 65(4):437-443.

Kirk, Richard; Dipchand, Anne I; Davies, Ryan R; Miera, Oliver; Chapman, Gretchen; Conway, Jennifer; Denfield, Susan; Gossett, Jeffrey G; Johnson, Jonathan; McCulloch, Michael; Schweiger, Martin; Zimpfer, Daniel; et al; Niesse, Oliver (2020). ISHLT consensus statement on donor organ acceptability and management in pediatric heart transplantation. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 39(4):331-341.

Molina-Vila, Miguel-Angel; Stahel, Rolf A; Dafni, Urania; Jordana-Ariza, Núria; Balada-Bel, Ariadna; Garzón-Ibáñez, Mónica; García-Peláez, Beatriz; Mayo-de-Las-Casas, Clara; Felip, Enriqueta; Curioni Fontecedro, Alessandra; Gautschi, Oliver; Peters, Solange; Massutí, Bartomeu; Palmero, Ramon; Ponce Aix, Santiago; Carcereny, Enric; Früh, Martin; Pless, Miklos; Popat, Sanjay; Cuffe, Sinead; Bidoli, Paolo; Kammler, Roswitha; Roschitzki-Voser, Heidi; Tsourti, Zoi; Karachaliou, Niki; Rosell, Rafael (2020). Evolution and clinical impact of EGFR mutations in circulating free DNA in the BELIEF trial. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 15(3):416-425.

Stek, Cari; Allwood, Brian; Du Bruyn, Elsa; Buyze, Jozefien; Schutz, Charlotte; Thienemann, Friedrich; Lombard, Adele; Wilkinson, Robert J; Meintjes, Graeme; Lynen, Lutgarde (2020). The effect of HIV-associated tuberculosis, tuberculosis-IRIS, and prednisone on lung function. European Respiratory Journal, 55(3):1901692.

Quesada, Roberto; Dutzler, Raimund (2020). Alternative chloride transport pathways as pharmacological targets for the treatment of cystic fibrosis. Journal of Cystic Fibrosis, 19 Suppl:S37-S41.

Iskender, Ilker; Arni, Stephan; Maeyashiki, Tatsuo; Citak, Necati; Sauer, Mareike; Rodriguez, Josep Monné; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Opitz, Isabelle; Weder, Walter; Inci, Ilhan (2020). Perfusate adsorption during ex vivo lung perfusion improves early post-transplant lung function. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery:Epub ahead of print.

Pengo, Martino; Schwarz, Esther Irene; Steier, Joerg (2020). Electrical stimulation in obstructive sleep apnoea: the less invasive the better? European Respiratory Journal, 55(2):1902013.

Ferrari, Enrico; Gallo, Michele; Wang, Changtian; Zhang, Lei; Taramasso, Maurizio; Maisano, Francesco; Pirelli, Luigi; Berdajs, Denis; von Segesser, Ludwig Karl (2020). Three-dimensional printing in adult cardiovascular medicine for surgical and transcatheter procedural planning, teaching and technological innovation. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 30(2):203-214.

Werner, Raphael Sven; Lipps, Christoph; Waldhans, Stefan; Künzli, Andreas (2020). Blood consumption in total arterial coronary artery bypass grafting. Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 15:23.

Nicholson, Andrew G; Sauter, Jennifer L; Nowak, Anna K; Kindler, Hedy L; Gill, Ritu R; Remy-Jardin, Martine; et al; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Opitz, Isabelle (2020). EURACAN/IASLC proposals for updating the histologic classification of pleural mesothelioma: towards a more multidisciplinary approach. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 15(1):29-49.

Opitz, Isabelle; Lauk, Olivia; Meerang, Mayura; Jetter, Alexander; Aeschlimann, Beat; Seifert, Burkhardt; Günther, Detlef; Stahel, Rolf A; Weder, Walter (2020). Intracavitary cisplatin-fibrin chemotherapy after surgery for malignant pleural mesothelioma: A phase I trial. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 159(1):330-340.e4.

Xian, Mu; Ma, Siyuan; Wang, Kuiji; Lou, Hongfei; Wang, Yang; Zhang, Luo; Wang, Chengshuo; Akdis, Cezmi A (2020). Particulate Matter 2.5 Causes Deficiency in Barrier Integrity in Human Nasal Epithelial Cells. Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Research, 12(1):56.

Lopes, Bruno Santos; Coats, Louise; Anderson, Robert H (2020). Shunting between the left ventricle and right atrium can be produced by straddling tricuspid valve with dual orifices. Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 32(1):143-144.

Goldstone, Andrew B; Baiocchi, Michael; Wypij, David; Stopp, Christian; Andropoulos, Dean B; Atallah, Joseph; Atz, Andrew M; Beca, John; Donofrio, Mary T; Duncan, Kim; Ghanayem, Nancy S; Goldberg, Caren S; Hövels-Gürich, Hedwig; Ichida, Fukiko; Jacobs, Jeffrey P; Justo, Robert; Latal, Beatrice; Li, Jennifer S; Mahle, William T; McQuillen, Patrick S; Menon, Shaji C; Pike, Nancy A; Pizarro, Christian; Shekerdemian, Lara S; Synnes, Anne; Williams, Ismée A; Bellinger, David C; Newburger, Jane; Gaynor, J William (2020). The Bayley-III scale may underestimate neurodevelopmental disability after cardiac surgery in infants. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 57(1):63-71.

Patella, Miriam; Cafarotti, Stefano (2020). Reply. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 109(1):310-311.

Stenzinger, Albrecht; Endris, Volker; Budczies, Jan; et al; Moch, Holger (2020). Harmonization and Standardization of Panel-Based Tumor Mutational Burden (TMB) Measurement: Real-World Results and Recommendations of the QuIP Study. Journal of Thoracic Oncology:Epub ahead of print.

2019

Radtke, Thomas; Crook, Sarah; Kaltsakas, Georgios; Louvaris, Zafeiris; Berton, Danilo; Urquhart, Don S; Kampouras, Asterios; Rabinovich, Roberto A; Verges, Samuel; Kontopidis, Dimitris; Boyd, Jeanette; Tonia, Thomy; Langer, Daniel; De Brandt, Jana; Goërtz, Yvonne M J; Burtin, Chris; Spruit, Martijn A; Braeken, Dionne C W; Dacha, Sauwaluk; Franssen, Frits M E; Laveneziana, Pierantonio; Eber, Ernst; Troosters, Thierry; Neder, J Alberto; Puhan, Milo A; Casaburi, Richard; Vogiatzis, Ioannis; Hebestreit, Helge (2019). ERS statement on standardisation of cardiopulmonary exercise testing in chronic lung diseases. European Respiratory Review, 28(154):180101.

Gaisl, Thomas; Rejmer, Protazy; Thiel, Sira; Haile, Sarah R; Osswald, Martin; Roos, Malgorzata; Bloch, Konrad E; Stradling, John R; Kohler, Malcolm (2019). Effects of suboptimal adherence of CPAP-therapy on symptoms of obstructive sleep apnea: a randomised, double-blind, controlled trial. European Respiratory Journal:1901526.

Paprotny, Matthias; Ruschitzka, Frank; Lüders, Bernd; Wilhelm, Markus J; Aser, Raed; Bettex, Dominique; Flammer, Andreas J; Rudiger, Alain; Winnik, Stephan (2019). Pulsatile arterial blood pressure mimicking aortic valve opening during continuous-flow LVAD support: a case report. Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 14(1):1-4.

Schwarz, Esther I; Scherff, Frank; Haile, Sarah R; Steier, Joerg; Kohler, Malcolm (2019). Effect of Treatment of Central Sleep Apnea/Cheyne-Stokes Respiration on Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction in Heart Failure: A Network Meta-Analysis. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, 15(12):1817-1825.

Saxer, Stéphanie; Schneider, Simon R; Appenzeller, Paula; Bader, Patrick R; Lichtblau, Mona; Furian, Michael; Sheraliev, Ulan; Estebesova, Bermet; Emilov, Berik; Sooronbaev, Talant; Bloch, Konrad E; Ulrich, Silvia (2019). Asthma rehabilitation at high vs. low altitude: randomized parallel-group trial. BMC Pulmonary Medicine, 19(1):134.

Dingemans, Anne-Marie C; Hendriks, Lizza E L; Berghmans, Thierry; Levy, Antonin; Hasan, Baktiar; Faivre-Finn, Corinne; Giaj-Levra, Matteo; Giaj-Levra, Niccolò; Girard, Nicolas; Greillier, Laurent; Lantuéjoul, Sylvie; Edwards, John; O’Brien, Mary; Reck, Martin; Smit, Egbert F; Van Schil, Paul; Postmus, Pieter E; Ramella, Sara; Lievens, Yolande; Gaga, Mina; Peled, Nir; Scagliotti, Giorgio V; Senan, Suresh; Paz-Ares, Luiz; Guckenberger, Matthias; McDonald, Fiona; Ekman, Simon; Cufer, Tanja; Gietema, Hester; Infante, Maurizio; et al (2019). Definition of Synchronous Oligometastatic Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer—A Consensus Report. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 14(12):2109-2119.

Patella, Miriam; Mongelli, Francesco; Minerva, Eleonora Maddalena; Previsdomini, Marco; Perren, Andreas; Saporito, Andrea; La Regina, Davide; Gavino, Lorenzo; Inderbitzi, Rolf; Cafarotti, Stefano (2019). Effect of postoperative haemoglobin variation on major cardiopulmonary complications in high cardiac risk patients undergoing anatomical lung resections. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 29(6):883-889.

Koval, Christine E; Farr, Maryjane; Krisl, Jill; Haidar, Ghady; Pereira, Marcus R; Shrestha, Nabin; Malinis, Maricar F; Mueller, Nicolas J; Hannan, Margaret M; Grossi, Paolo; Huprikar, Shirish (2019). Heart or lung transplant outcomes in HIV-infected recipients. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 38(12):1296-1305.

Akdis, C A; Bousquet, J; Grattan, C E; Eigenmann, P A; Hoffmann-Sommergruber, K; Agache, I; Jutel, M (2019). Highlights and recent developments in skin allergy and related diseases in EAACI journals (2018). Clinical and Translational Allergy, 9(1):60.

Bousquet, J Jean; Schünemann, Holger J; Togias, Alkis; Erhola, Marina; Hellings, Peter W; Zuberbier, Torsten; Agache, Ioana; Ansotegui, Ignacio J; Anto, Josep M; Bachert, Claus; Becker, Sven; Bedolla-Barajas, Martin; Bewick, Michael; Bosnic-Anticevich, Sinthia; Bosse, Isabelle; Boulet, Louis P; Bourrez, Jean Marc; Brusselle, Guy; Chavannes, Niels; Costa, Elisio; Cruz, Alvaro A; Czarlewski, Wienczyslawa; Fokkens, Wytske J; Fonseca, Joao A; Gaga, Mina; Haahtela, Tari; Illario, Maddalena; Klimek, Ludger; Kuna, Piotr; et al (2019). Next-generation ARIA care pathways for rhinitis and asthma: a model for multimorbid chronic diseases. Clinical and Translational Allergy, 9(1):44.

Mikola, Emilia; Palomares, Oscar; Turunen, Riitta; Waris, Matti; Ivaska, Lotta E; Silvoniemi, Antti; Puhakka, Tuomo; Rückert, Beate; Vuorinen, Tytti; Akdis, Mübeccel; Akdis, Cezmi A; Jartti, Tuomas (2019). Rhinovirus species and tonsillar immune responses. Clinical and Translational Allergy, 9(1):63.

Fehr, Danielle; Micaletto, Sara; Moehr, Thomas; Schmid-Grendelmeier, Peter (2019). Risk factors for severe systemic sting reactions in wasp (Vespula spp.) and honeybee (Apis mellifera) venom allergic patients. Clinical and Translational Allergy, 9(1):54.

Radtke, Thomas; Vogiatzis, Ioannis; Urquhart, Don S; Laveneziana, Pierantonio; Casaburi, Richard; Hebestreit, Helge (2019). Standardisation of cardiopulmonary exercise testing in chronic lung diseases: summary of key findings from the ERS task force. European Respiratory Journal, 54(6):1901441.

Van Raemdonck, Dirk; Keshavjee, Shaf; Levvey, Bronwyn; Cherikh, Wida S; Snell, Greg; Erasmus, Michiel; Simon, André; Glanville, Allan R; Clark, Stephen; D'Ovidio, Frank; Catarino, Pedro; McCurry, Kenneth; Hertz, Marshall I; Venkateswaran, Rajamiyer; Hopkins, Peter; Inci, Ilhan; Walia, Rajat; Kreisel, Daniel; Mascaro, Jorge; Dilling, Daniel F; Camp, Philip; Mason, David; Musk, Michael; Burch, Michael; Fisher, Andrew; Yusen, Roger D; Stehlik, Josef; Cypel, Marcelo; International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (2019). Donation after circulatory death in lung transplantation-five-year follow-up from ISHLT Registry. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 38(12):1235-1245.

Stamatis, Georgios; Leschber, Gunda; Schwarz, Birte; Brintrup, Diana Lütke; Ose, Claudia; Weinreich, Gerhard; Passlick, Bernward; Hecker, Erich; Kugler, Christian; Dienemann, Hendrik; Krbek, Thomas; Eggeling, Stephan; Hatz, Rudolf; Müller, Michael Rolf; Weder, Walter; Aigner, Clemens; Jöckel, Karl-Heinz (2019). Perioperative course and quality of life in a prospective randomized multicenter phase III trial, comparing standard lobectomy versus anatomical segmentectomy in patients with non-small cell lung cancer up to 2 cm, stage IA (7th edition of TNM staging system). Lung Cancer, 138:19-26.

Patella, Miriam; Bartolucci, Dario Alberto; Mongelli, Francesco; Cartolari, Roberto; Minerva, Eleonora Maddalena; Inderbitzi, Rolf; Cafarotti, Stefano (2019). Spiral wire localization of lung nodules: procedure effectiveness and oncological usefulness. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 11(12):5237-5246.

Perrault, Louis P; Carrier, Michel; Voisine, Pierre; Olsen, Peter Skov; Noiseux, Nicolas; Jeanmart, Hugues; Cardemartiri, Filippo; Veerasingam, Dave; Brown, Craig; Guertin, Marie-Claude; Satishchandran, Vilas; Goeken, Tracy; Emmert, Maximilian Y (2019). Sequential multidetector computed tomography assessments after venous graft treatment solution in coronary artery bypass grafting. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery:Epub ahead of print.

Schwarz, Esther I (2019). Cardiovascular consequences of obstructive sleep apnea in different study models and novel perspectives. Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine, 25(6):614-622.

Panoulas, Vasileios F; Ilsley, Charles J; Kalogeras, Konstantinos; Khan, Habib; Monteagudo Vela, Maria; Dalby, Miles; Kabir, Tito; Smith, Robert D; Mason, Mark; Grocott-Mason, Richard; Cummings, Ian; Lüscher, Thomas F; Raja, Shahzad G (2019). Coronary artery bypass confers intermediate-term survival benefit over percutaneous coronary intervention with new-generation stents in real-world patients with multivessel coronary artery disease, including left main disease: a retrospective analysis of 6383 patients. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 56(5):911-918.

Thiel, Sira; Haile, Sarah R; Peitzsch, Mirko; Schwarz, Esther I; Sievi, Noriane A; Kurth, Salome; Beuschlein, Felix; Kohler, Malcolm; Gaisl, Thomas (2019). Endocrine responses during CPAP withdrawal in obstructive sleep apnoea: data from two randomised controlled trials. Thorax, 74(11):1102-1105.

Zortea, Anna; Benden, Christian; Schmid, Christoph; Robinson, Cécile A (2019). Gastrografin™ – Induced hyperthyroidism in patients with cystic fibrosis following lung transplantation: A case series. Journal of Cystic Fibrosis, 18(6):e60-e61.

Caliskan, Etem; Eberhard, Matthias; Falk, Volkmar; Alkadhi, Hatem; Emmert, Maximilian Y (2019). Incidence and characteristics of left atrial appendage stumps after device-enabled epicardial closure. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 29(5):663-669.

Hörner-Rieber, Juliane; Bernhardt, Denise; Blanck, Oliver; Duma, Marciana; Eich, Hans Th; Gerum, Sabine; Gkika, Eleni; Hass, Peter; Henkenberens, Christoph; Herold, Hans-Ulrich; Hildebrandt, Guido; Imhoff, Detlef; Kahl, Henning; Janssen, Stefan; Jurianz, Katrin; Krempien, Robert; Lautenschläger, Stefan Friedrich; Lohaus, Fabian; Mueller, Arndt-Christian; Petersen, Cordula; Sackerer, Irina; Scafa, Davide; Schrade, Elsge; Uhlmann, Lorenz; Wittig, Andrea; Guckenberger, Matthias (2019). Long-term Follow-up and Patterns of Recurrence of Patients With Oligometastatic NSCLC Treated With Pulmonary SBRT. Clinical Lung Cancer, 20(6):e667-e677.

Grande, Bastian; Oechslin, Pascal; Schlaepfer, Martin; Seifert, Burkhardt; Inci, Ilhan; Opitz, Isabelle; Spahn, Donat R; Weder, Walter; Zalunardo, Marco (2019). Predictors of blood loss in lung transplant surgery—a single center retrospective cohort analysis. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 11(11):4755-4761.

Hong, Nanchao; Lu, Yanan; Hu, Hanbo; Sun, Jing; Sun, Kun; von Segesser, Ludwig Karl; Berdajs, Denis; Chen, Sun; Ferrari, Enrico (2019). Self-expanding apical closure device for full-percutaneous closed-chest transapical valve procedures with large-sized introducer sheaths: first study in an animal model. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 29(5):793-799.

Benden, Christian; Goldfarb, Samuel B; Stehlik, Josef (2019). An aging population of patients with cystic fibrosis undergoes lung transplantation: An analysis of the ISHLT Thoracic Transplant Registry. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 38(11):1162-1169.

Zientara, Alicja; Rings, L; Bruijnen, H; Dzemali, O; Odavic, Dragan; Häussler, A; Gruszczynski, M; Genoni, Michele (2019). Early silent graft failure in off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting: a computed tomography analysis. European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery: official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery, 56(5):919-925.

Köchli, Sabrina; Endes, Katharina; Bartenstein, Tim; Usemann, Jakob; Schmidt-Trucksäss, Arno; Frey, Urs; Zahner, Lukas; Hanssen, Henner (2019). Lung function, obesity and physical fitness in young children: The EXAMIN YOUTH study. Respiratory Medicine, 159:105813.

Olesen, Hanne V; Drevinek, Pavel; Gulmans, Vincent A; Hatziagorou, Elpis; Jung, Andreas; Mei-Zahav, Meir; Stojnic, Natasa; Thomas, Muriel; Zolin, Anna (2019). Cystic fibrosis related diabetes in Europe: Prevalence, risk factors and outcome; Olesen et al. Journal of Cystic Fibrosis:Epub ahead of print.

Caliskan, Etem; Sandner, Sigrid; Misfeld, Martin; Aramendi, Jose; Salzberg, Sacha P; Choi, Yeong-Hoon; Satishchandran, Vilas; Iyer, Geeta; Perrault, Louis P; Böning, Andreas; Emmert, Maximilian Y (2019). A novel endothelial damage inhibitor for the treatment of vascular conduits in coronary artery bypass grafting: protocol and rationale for the European, multicentre, prospective, observational DuraGraft registry. Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 14:174.

Bucher, Sarina; Schmid-Grendelmeier, Peter; Soyka, Michael B (2019). Altered Viscosity of Nasal Secretions in Postnasal Drip. Chest, 156(4):659-666.

Sommerstein, Rami; Atkinson, Andrew; Kuster, Stefan P; Thurneysen, Maurus; Genoni, Michele; Troillet, Nicolas; Marschall, Jonas; Widmer, Andreas F (2019). Antimicrobial prophylaxis and the prevention of surgical site infection in cardiac surgery: an analysis of 21 007 patients in Switzerland. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 56(4):800-806.

Russo, M; Andreas, M; Rankin, S J; Maisano, F; Weber, A (2019). Early Clinical Experience with Double Ring Implantation for Aortic and Mitral Valve Repair. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, 67(07):561-563.

Saxer, Stéphanie; Lichtblau, Mona; Berlier, Charlotte; Hasler, Elisabeth D; Schwarz, Esther I; Ulrich, Silvia (2019). Physical activity in incident patients with pulmonary arterial and chronic thromboembolic hypertension. Lung, 197(5):617-625.

Caporali, Elena; Bonato, Riccardo; Klersy, Catherine; Ferrari, Enrico (2019). Hemodynamic performance and clinical outcome of pericardial Perimount Magna and Porcine Hancock-II valves in aortic position. Journal of Cardiac Surgery, 34(10):1055-1061.

Savic, Vedran; Schmiady, Martin O; Khargi, Krishna; Maisano, Francesco; Mestres, Carlos A (2019). How does a cabrol fistula look at reoperation? Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 108(4):e277.

Puhan, Milo A (2019). Chronic respiratory symptoms but normal lung function: substantial disease burden but little evidence to inform practice. European Respiratory Journal, 54(3):1901363.

Hatziagorou, Elpis; Orenti, Annalisa; Drevinek, Pavel; Kashirskaya, Nataliya; Mei-Zahav, Meir; De Boeck, Kris; ECFSPR (2019). Changing epidemiology of the respiratory bacteriology of patients with cystic fibrosis-data from the European cystic fibrosis society patient registry. Journal of Cystic Fibrosis:Epub ahead of print.

Lacour, Max; Hiltbrunner, Stefanie; Lee, Seok-Yun; Soltermann, Alex; Rushing, Elisabeth Jane; Soldini, Davide; Weder, Walter; Curioni-Fontecedro, Alessandra (2019). Adjuvant Chemotherapy Increases Programmed Death-Ligand 1 (PD-L1) Expression in Non-small Cell Lung Cancer Recurrence. Clinical Lung Cancer, 20(5):391-396.

Schneider Gasser, Edith M; Elliot-Portal, Elizabeth; Arias-Reyes, Christian; Losantos-Ramos, Karen; Khalid, Kasifa; Ogunshola, Omolara; Soliz, Jorge (2019). Developmental expression patterns of erythropoietin and its receptor in mouse brainstem respiratory regions. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology, 267:12-19.

Zientara, Alicja; Mariotti, Sergio; Matter-Ensner, Sonja; Seifert, Burkhardt; Graves, Kirk; Dzemali, Omer; Genoni, Michele (2019). Fast-Track Management in Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting: Dexmedetomidine Provides Rapid Extubation and Effective Pain Modulation. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, 67(06):450-457.

D'Ascenzo, Fabrizio; Salizzoni, Stefano; Saglietto, Andrea; Cortese, Martina; Latib, Azeem; Franzone, Anna; Barbanti, Marco; Nietlispach, Fabian; Holy, Erik W; Burriesci, Gaetano; De Paoli, Alessandro; Fonio, Paolo; Atzeni, Francesco; Moretti, Claudio; Perl, Leor; D'Amico, Maurizio; Rinaldi, Mauro; Conrotto, Federico (2019). Incidence, predictors and cerebrovascular consequences of leaflet thrombosis after transcatheter aortic valve implantation: a systematic review and meta-analysis. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 56(3):488-494.

Schwarz, Esther I; Steier, Joerg; Esquinas, Antonio M (2019). Pathological Sleep and Wakefulness in the ICU and Weaning Failure: A Causal Relationship? American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 200(5):647-648.

Windisch, Paul; Guckenberger, Matthias (2019). Randomized phase II trial reporting overall survival advantage by adding local consolidative therapy to systemic therapy for oligometastatic non-small cell lung cancer: another step forward on the long road of evidence-based medicine for oligometastatic disease. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 11(S15):S1869-S1873.

Nathan, Steven D; Behr, Jürgen; Collard, Harold R; Cottin, Vincent; Hoeper, Marius M; Martinez, Fernando J; Corte, Tamera J; Keogh, Anne M; Leuchte, Hanno; Mogulkoc, Nesrin; Ulrich, Silvia; Wuyts, Wim A; Yao, Zhen; Boateng, Francis; Wells, Athol U (2019). Riociguat for idiopathic interstitial pneumonia-associated pulmonary hypertension (RISE-IIP): a randomised, placebo-controlled phase 2b study. Lancet Respiratory Medicine, 7(9):780-790.

Hansmann, Georg; Koestenberger, Martin; Alastalo, Tero-Pekka; Apitz, Christian; Austin, Eric D; Bonnet, Damien; Budts, Werner; D'Alto, Michele; Gatzoulis, Michael A; Hasan, Babar S; Kozlik-Feldmann, Rainer; Kumar, R Krishna; Lammers, Astrid E; Latus, Heiner; Michel-Behnke, Ina; Miera, Oliver; Morrell, Nicholas W; Pieles, Guido; Quandt, Daniel; Sallmon, Hannes; Schranz, Dietmar; Tran-Lundmark, Karin; Tulloh, Robert M R; Warnecke, Gregor; Wåhlander, Håkan; Weber, Sven C; Zartner, Peter (2019). 2019 updated consensus statement on the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric pulmonary hypertension: The European Pediatric Pulmonary Vascular Disease Network (EPPVDN), endorsed by AEPC, ESPR and ISHLT. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 38(9):879-901.

Boethig, D; Horke, Alexander; Hazekamp, M; Meyns, B; Rega, Filip; Van Puyvelde, J; Hübler, Michael; Schmiady, Martin; Ciubotaru, Anatol; Stellin, Giovanni; Padalino, Massimo; Tsang, V; Sarikouch, S (2019). A European study on decellularized homografts for pulmonary valve replacement: initial results from the prospective ESPOIR Trial and ESPOIR Registry data. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 56(3):503-509.

Patella, Miriam; FitzGerald, Maurice; Cafarotti, Stefano (2019). Reply to: Thomas Galetin, Erich Stoelben: Sensitivity of lung ultrasound for postsurgical pneumothorax. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 108(3):961.

Kranzer, Katharina; Kalsdorf, Barbara; Heyckendorf, Jan; Andres, Sönke; Merker, Matthias; Hofmann-Thiel, Sabine; Bloemberg, Guido V; Hoffmann, Harald; Niemann, Stefan; Lange, Christoph; Maurer, Florian P (2019). New World Health Organization treatment recommendations for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: are we well enough prepared? American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 200(4):514-515.

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Cuerpo, Gregorio P; Valerio, M; Pedraz, A; Rodríguez-Abella, H; Mestres, Carlos A; Obrador, Eduardo Quintana; González-Calle, Antonio; Rodríguez Álvarez, Regino; García, Patricia Muñoz; Bouza, Emilio; GAMEs Study Group (2019). Mitral valve repair in infective endocarditis is not inferior to valve replacement: results from a Spanish nationwide prospective registry. General Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 67(7):585-593.

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Gaugg, Martin Thomas; Engler, Anna; Bregy, Lukas; Nussbaumer-Ochsner, Yvonne; Eiffert, Lara; Bruderer, Tobias; Zenobi, Renato; Sinues, Pablo; Kohler, Malcolm (2019). Molecular breath analysis supports altered amino acid metabolism in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Respirology, 24(5):437-444.

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Radtke, Thomas; Hua-Huy, Thông; Dressel, Holger; Dinh-Xuan, Anh Tuan (2019). Of the need to reconcile discrepancies between two different reference equations on combined single-breath LNO-LCO in systemic sclerosis. European Respiratory Journal, 53(4):1802109.

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Früh, Martin; Betticher, Daniel C; Stupp, Roger; Xyrafas, Alexandros; Peters, Solange; Ris, Hans Beat; Mirimanoff, Rene Olivier; Ochsenbein, Adrian F; Schmid, Ralph; Matzinger, Oscar; Stahel, Rolf A; Weder, Walter; Guckenberger, Matthias; Rothschild, Sacha I; Lardinois, Didier; Mach, Nicholas; Mark, Michael; Gautschi, Oliver; Thierstein, Sandra; Biaggi Rudolf, Christine; Pless, Miklos (2019). Multimodal Treatment in Operable Stage III NSCLC: A Pooled Analysis on Long-Term Results of Three SAKK trials (SAKK 16/96, 16/00, and 16/01). Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 14(1):115-123.

Wu, Licun; Dell'Anno, Irene; Lapidot, Moshe; Sekido, Yoshitaka; Chan, Mei-Lin; Kohno, Mikihiro; Serre-Beinier, Veronique; Felley-Bosco, Emanuela; de Perrot, Marc (2019). Progress of malignant mesothelioma research in basic science: a review of the 14th international conference of the international mesothelioma interest group (iMig2018). Lung Cancer, 127:138-145.

Guckenberger, Matthias; Aerts, Joachim G; Van Schil, Paul; Weder, Walter (2019). The American Society of Clinical Oncology-endorsed American Society for Radiation Oncology Evidence-Based Guideline of stereotactic body radiotherapy for early-stage non-small cell lung cancer: An expert opinion. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 157(1):358-361.

Johannes, Judith; Greutmann, Matthias; Tobler, Daniel; Bouchardy, Judith; Stambach, Dominik; Wustmann, Kerstin; Schwitz, Fabienne; Schwerzmann, Markus (2019). The impact of trisomy 21 on treatment modalities and outcome in adults with congenital heart disease in Switzerland. Pulmonary Circulation, 9(1):2045894018811147.

Meyer Sauteur, Patrick M; Seiler, Michelle; Trück, Johannes; Unger, Wendy W J; Paioni, Paolo; Relly, Christa; Staubli, Georg; Haas, Thorsten; Gysin, Claudine; M. Bachmann, Lucas; van Rossum, Annemarie M C; Berger, Christoph (2019). Diagnosis of Mycoplasma pneumoniae Pneumonia with Measurement of Specific Antibody-Secreting Cells. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 200(8):1066-1069.

Bousquet, J; Bedbrook, A; Czarlewski, W; Onorato, G L; et al; Akdis, M; MASK study group (2019). Guidance to 2018 good practice: ARIA digitally-enabled, integrated, person-centred care for rhinitis and asthma. Clinical and Translational Allergy, 9:16.

2018

Inci, Ilhan; Hillinger, Sven; Schneiter, Didier; Opitz, Isabelle; Schuurmans, Macé; Benden, Christian; Weder, Walter (2018). Lung Transplantation with Controlled Donation after Circulatory Death Donors. Annals of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery : official journal of the Association of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons of Asia, 24(6):296-302.

Megremis, Spyridon; Niespodziana, Katarzyna; Cabauatan, Clarissa; et al; Akdis, Mübeccel (2018). Rhinovirus Species-Specific Antibodies Differentially Reflect Clinical Outcomes in Health and Asthma. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 198(12):1490-1499.

Megremis, Spyridon; Niespodziana, Katarzyna; Cabauatan, Clarissa; Xepapadaki, Paraskevi; Kowalski, Marek L; Jartti, Tuomas; Bachert, Claus; Finotto, Susetta; West, Peter; Stamataki, Sofia; Lewandowska-Polak, Anna; Lukkarinen, Heikki; Zhang, Nan; Zimmermann, Theodor; Stolz, Frank; Neubauer, Angela; Akdis, Mübeccel; Andreakos, Evangelos; Valenta, Rudolf; Papadopoulos, Nikolaos G (2018). Rhinovirus Species–Specific Antibodies Differentially Reflect Clinical Outcomes in Health and Asthma. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 198(12):1490-1499.

Karrasch, S; Radtke, Thomas; Simon, M; Kronseder, A; Dressel, Holger; Jörres, R A; Ochmann, U (2018). Acute effects of hypertonic saline inhalation on nitric oxide pulmonary diffusing capacity in healthy adults. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology, 258:40-46.

Steinegger, Lukas; Regenass, Stephan; Bachmann, Lucas M; Probst, Elsbeth; Steiner, Urs C (2018). Atopy and related clinical symptoms among Swiss medical students from 2007 to 2015. Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology, 14(1):4.

Winkler, Anna; Kahnert, Kathrin; Behr, Jürgen; Neurohr, Claus; Kneidinger, Nikolaus; Hatz, Rudolf; Dressel, Holger; Radtke, Thomas; Jörres, Rudolf A (2018). Combined diffusing capacity for nitric oxide and carbon monoxide as predictor of bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome following lung transplantation. Respiratory Research, 19:171.

Rulle, Undine; Tsourti, Zoi; Casanova, Ruben; Deml, Karl-Friedrich; Verbeken, Eric; Thunnissen, Erik; Warth, Arne; Cheney, Richard; Sejda, Aleksandra; Speel, Ernst Jan; Madsen, Line Bille; Nonaka, Daisuke; Navarro, Atilio; Sansano, Irene; Marchetti, Antonio; Finn, Stephen P; Monkhorst, Kim; Kerr, Keith M; Haberecker, Martina; Wu, Chengguang; Zygoura, Panagiota; Kammler, Roswitha; Geiger, Thomas; Gendreau, Steven; Schulze, Katja; Vrugt, Bart; Wild, Peter; Moch, Holger; Weder, Walter; Ciftlik, Ata Tuna; Dafni, Urania; Peters, Solange; Bubendorf, Lukas; Stahel, Rolf A; Soltermann, Alex (2018). Computer-based intensity measurement assists pathologists in scoring PTEN immunohistochemistry - Clinical associations in NSCLC patients of the ETOP Lungscape cohort. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 13(12):1851-1863.

Bousquet, J; Akdis, C A; Grattan, C; Eigenmann, P A; Hoffmann-Sommergruber, K; Hellings, P W; Agache, I (2018). Highlights and recent developments in airway diseases in EAACI journals (2017). Clinical and Translational Allergy, 8(1):49.

Bousquet, J; Arnavielhe, S; Bedbrook, A; Bewick, M; Laune, D; Mathieu-Dupas, E; Murray, R; Onorato, G L; Pépin, J L; Picard, R; Portejoie, F; Costa, E; Fonseca, J; Lourenço, O; Morais-Almeida, M; Todo-Bom, A; Cruz, A A; da Silva, J; Serpa, F S; Illario, M; Menditto, E; Cecchi, L; Monti, R; Napoli, L; Ventura, M T; De Feo, G; Larenas-Linnemann, D; Fuentes Perez, M; Huerta Villabolos, Y R; Schmidt-Grendelmeier, P; et al (2018). MASK 2017: ARIA digitally-enabled, integrated, person-centred care for rhinitis and asthma multimorbidity using real-world-evidence. Clinical and Translational Allergy, 8(1):45.

Mikola, Emilia; Elenius, Varpu; Saarinen, Maria; Palomares, Oscar; Waris, Matti; Turunen, Riitta; Puhakka, Tuomo; Ivaska, Lotta; Rückert, Beate; Aab, Alar; Vahlberg, Tero; Vuorinen, Tytti; Allander, Tobias; Camargo, Carlos A; Akdis, Mübeccel; Akdis, Cezmi A; Jartti, Tuomas (2018). Tonsillar cytokine expression between patients with tonsillar hypertrophy and recurrent tonsillitis. Clinical and Translational Allergy, 8(1):22.

Grande, Bastian; Ganter, Michael T (2018). What is the best strategy for one-lung ventilation during thoracic surgery? Journal of Thoracic Disease, 10(12):6404-6406.

Peters, Solange; Curioni-Fontecedro, Alessandra; Nechushtan, Hovav; Shih, Jin-Yuan; Liao, Wei-Yu; Gautschi, Oliver; Spataro, Vito; Unk, Mojca; Chih-Hsin Yang, James; Lorence, Robert M; Carrière, Philippe; Cseh, Agnieszka; Chang, Gee-Chen (2018). Activity of Afatinib in Heavily Pretreated Patients With ERBB2 Mutation-Positive Advanced NSCLC: Findings From a Global Named Patient Use Program. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 13(12):1897-1905.

Schwyzer, Moritz; Ferraro, Daniela A; Muehlematter, Urs J; Curioni-Fontecedro, Alessandra; Huellner, Martin W; von Schulthess, Gustav K; Kaufmann, Philipp A; Burger, Irene A; Messerli, Michael (2018). Automated detection of lung cancer at ultralow dose PET/CT by deep neural networks - Initial results. Lung Cancer, 126:170-173.

Blumenthal, Gideon M; Bunn, Paul A; Chaft, Jamie E; McCoach, Caroline E; Perez, Edith A; Scagliotti, Giorgio V; Carbone, David P; et al; Stahel, Rolf A (2018). Current Status and Future Perspectives on Neoadjuvant Therapy in Lung Cancer. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 13(12):1818-1831.

Guckenberger, Matthias (2018). Radiotherapy dose escalation in locally advanced NSCLC - The limits of conventional radiochemotherapy. Lung Cancer, 126:208-209.

Nair, Arjun; Bartlett, Emily C; Walsh, Simon L F; Wells, Athol U; Navani, Neal; Hardavella, Georgia; Bhalla, Sanjeev; Calandriello, Lucio; Devaraj, Anand; Goo, Jin Mo; Klein, Jeffrey S; MacMahon, Heber; Schaefer-Prokop, C M; Seo, Joon-Beom; Sverzellati, Nicola; Desai, Sujal R; Lung Nodule Evaluation Group; Lung Nodule Evaluation Group; et al (2018). Variable radiological lung nodule evaluation leads to divergent management recommendations. European Respiratory Journal, 52(6):pii: 1801359.

Demertzis, Stefanos (2018). We somehow imagined it, now we know! What an opportunity. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 156(6):2123.

Lögers, Anja; Rosser, Barbara; Seifert, Burkhardt; Kretschmar, Oliver; Hübler, Michael; Prêtre, René; Ben Mime, Lotfi (2018). Do surgical modifications at the annular level during the Ross procedure negatively influence the structural and functional durability of the autograft? Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 27(5):642-649.

Sulser, Pascale; Lehmann, Kuno; Schuurmans, Macé M; Weder, Walter; Inci, Ilhan (2018). Early and late abdominal surgeries after lung transplantation: incidence and outcome. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 27(5):727-732.

de By, Theo M M H; Schweiger, Martin; Waheed, Hina; Berger, Felix; Hübler, Michael; Özbaran, Mustafa; Maruszewski, Bohdan; Napoleone, Carlo Pace; Loforte, Antonio; Meyns, Bart; Miera, Oliver; Contributing clinicians (2018). The European Registry for Patients with Mechanical Circulatory Support (EUROMACS): first EUROMACS Paediatric (Paedi-EUROMACS) report. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 54(5):800-808.

Nyilas, Sylvia; Bigler, Anja; Yammine, Sophie; Kieninger, Elisabeth; Rochat, Isabelle; Ramsey, Kathryn; Casaulta, Carmen; Moeller, Alexander; Latzin, Philipp; Singer, Florian (2018). Alternate gas washout indices: Assessment of ventilation inhomogeneity in mild to moderate pediatric cystic fibrosis lung disease. Pediatric Pulmonology, 53(11):1485-1491.

Tavakoli, Reza; Lebreton, Guillaume (2018). Biomarkers for early detection of cardiac surgery-associated acute kidney injury. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 10(Suppl 33):S3914-S3918.

Bueno, Raphael; Opitz, Isabelle (2018). Surgery in Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 13(11):1638-1654.

Zientara, Alicja; Komminoth, Paul; Seifert, Burkhardt; Odavic, Dragan; Dzemali, Omer; Häussler, Achim; Genoni, Michele (2018). Skeletonized internal thoracic artery harvesting: a low thermal damage electrosurgical device provides improved endothelial layer and tendency to better integrity of the vessel wall compared to conventional electrosurgery. Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 13(1):105.

Nyilas, Sylvia; Bauman, Grzegorz; Pusterla, Orso; Sommer, Gregor; Singer, Florian; Stranzinger, Enno; Heyer, Christoph; Ramsey, Kathryn; Schlegtendal, Anne; Benzrath, Stefanie; Casaulta, Carmen; Goutaki, Myrofora; Kuehni, Claudia E; Bieri, Oliver; Koerner-Rettberg, Cordula; Latzin, Philipp (2018). Structural and Functional Lung Impairment in Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia. Assessment with Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Multiple Breath Washout in Comparison to Spirometry. Annals of the American Thoracic Society, 15(12):1434-1442.

Russo, Marco; Maisano, Francesco; Andreas, Martin; Benussi, Stefano; Alkadhi, Hatem; Weber, Alberto (2018). Bicuspid aortic valve repair with "self-made" radio-opaque rigid annuloplasty ring implantation. Journal of Cardiac Surgery, 33(10):649-650.

Bustamante-Munguira, Juan; Mestres, Carlos-A; Alvarez, Pablo; Figuerola-Tejerina, Angels; Eiros Bachiller, Rocio; Gómez-Sánchez, Esther; Alvarez, Francisco Javier; Resino, Salvador; Castrodeza, Javier; Tamayo, Eduardo (2018). Surgery for acute infective endocarditis: epidemiological data from a Spanish nationwide hospital-based registry. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 27(4):498-504.

Sologashvili, Tornike; Wannaz, Laure; Beghetti, Maurice; Aggoun, Yacine; Prêtre, René; Myers, Patrick O (2018). Two-stage arterial switch for late-presenting transposition of the great arteries. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 27(4):581-585.

Demertzis, Stefanos (2018). We always knew it…. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 156(4):1402-1403.

Furian, Michael; Lichtblau, Mona; Aeschbacher, Sayaka S; Estebesova, Bermet; Emilov, Berik; Sheraliev, Ulan; Marazhapov, Nuriddin H; Mademilov, Maamed; Osmonov, Batyr; Bisang, Maya; Ulrich, Stefanie; Latshang, Tsogyal D; Ulrich, Silvia; Sooronbaev, Talant M; Bloch, Konrad E (2018). Efficacy of Dexamethasone in Preventing Acute Mountain Sickness in COPD Patients: Randomized Trial. Chest, 154(4):788-797.

Schmiady, Martin O; Hofer, Silvia; Maisano, Francesco; Reser, Diana (2018). Recurrent pulmonary artery intimal sarcoma with infiltration of the left coronary artery. Journal of Cardiac Surgery, 33(10):638-639.

Ozdemir, Cevdet; Kucuksezer, Umut Can; Akdis, Mubeccel; Akdis, Cezmi A (2018). The concepts of asthma endotypes and phenotypes to guide current and novel treatment strategies. Expert Review of Respiratory Medicine, 12(9):733-743.

Burgstaller, Jakob M; Held, Ulrike; Mosbahi, Selim; Stak, Dushaj; Steurer, Johann; Eckstein, Friedrich; Berdajs, Denis A (2018). A systemic review and meta-analysis: long-term results of the Bentall versus the David procedure in patients with Marfan syndrome. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 54(3):411-419.

Rijnberg, Friso M; Butler, Colin R; Bieli, Christian; Kumar, Sonia; Nouraei, Reza; Asto, Joshua; McKavanagh, Eimear; de Coppi, Paolo; Muthialu, Nagarajan; Elliott, Martin J; Hewitt, Richard J (2018). Aortopexy for the treatment of tracheobronchomalacia in 100 children: a 10-year single-centre experience. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 54(3):585-592.

Randerath, Winfried; Bassetti, Claudio L; Bonsignore, Maria R; Farre, Ramon; Ferini-Strambi, Luigi; Grote, Ludger; Hedner, Jan; Kohler, Malcolm; Martinez-Garcia, Miguel-Angel; Mihaicuta, Stefan; Montserrat, Josep; Pepin, Jean-Louis; Pevernagie, Dirk; Pizza, Fabio; Polo, Olli; Riha, Renata; Ryan, Silke; Verbraecken, Johan; McNicholas, Walter T (2018). Challenges and perspectives in obstructive sleep apnoea. European Respiratory Journal, 52(3):1702616.

Berdajs, Denis; Mosbahi, Selim; Eckstein, Friedrich S; Charbonnier, Dominique; Ferrari, Enrico; von Segesser, Ludwig K (2018). Impact of the bicuspid aortic valve on aortic root haemodynamics: three-dimensional computed fluid dynamics simulation. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 27(3):446-454.

Caviezel, Claudio; Aruldas, Carlson; Franzen, Daniel; Ulrich, Silvia; Inci, Ilhan; Schneiter, Didier; Weder, Walter; Opitz, Isabelle (2018). Lung volume reduction surgery in selected patients with emphysema and pulmonary hypertension. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 54(3):565-571.

Głobińska, Anna; Boonpiyathad, Tadech; Satitsuksanoa, Pattraporn; Kleuskens, Mirelle; van de Veen, Willem; Sokolowska, Milena; Akdis, Mübeccel (2018). Mechanisms of allergen-specific immunotherapy. Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, 121(3):306-312.

Sologashvili, Tornike; Myers, Patrick O; Beghetti, Maurice; Prêtre, René (2018). Rotation of the outflow tracts. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 27(3):463-464.

Affolter, Kristina; Schumann, Desiree M; Tamm, Michael; Jahn, Kathleen; Siebeneichler, Aline; Junker, Lilian; Wagner, Karoline; Keller, Peter M; Frei, Reno; Stolz, Daiana (2018). Multiplex PCR on the Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid of Immunocompromised Patients. Chest, 154(3):722-725.

Ramon, Maria A; Ter Riet, Gerben; Carsin, Anne-Elie; Gimeno-Santos, Elena; Agustí, Alvar; Antó, Josep M; Donaire-Gonzalez, David; Ferrer, Jaume; Rodríguez, Esther; Rodriguez-Roisin, Robert; Puhan, Milo A; Garcia-Aymerich, Judith (2018). The dyspnoea-inactivity vicious circle in COPD: development and external validation of a conceptual model. European Respiratory Journal, 52(3):1800079.

Johnson, Kate M; Tan, Wan C; Bourbeau, Jean; Sin, Don D; Sadatsafavi, Mohsen (2018). The diagnostic performance of patient symptoms in screening for COPD. Respiratory Research, 19(1):147.

Fellrath, Jean-Marc; Scherer, Thomas; Franzen, Daniel P; Lovis, Alban; von Garnier, Christophe; Plojoux, Jérôme; Soccal, Paola M (2018). Endobronchial coil therapy in severe emphysema: 6-month outcomes from a Swiss National Registry. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 10(S23):S2711-S2718.

Opitz, Isabelle; Ulrich, Silvia (2018). Pulmonary hypertension in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and emphysema patients: prevalence, therapeutic options and pulmonary circulatory effects of lung volume reduction surgery. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 10(S23):S2763-S2774.

Niclauss, Lars; Montemurro, Michael; Kirsch, Matthias; Prêtre, René (2018). Sarcoma of the heart: survival after surgery. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 27(2):198-201.

Dave, Mital H; Schmid, Kathrin; Weiss, Markus (2018). Airway dimensions from fetal life to adolescence-A literature overview. Pediatric Pulmonology, 53(8):1140-1146.

Franzen, Daniel; Straub, Gilles; Freitag, Lutz (2018). Complications after bronchoscopic lung volume reduction. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 10(Suppl 23):S2811-S2815.

Schlatzer, Christian; Bratton, Daniel J; Schwarz, Esther I; Gaisl, Thomas; Pepperell, Justin C T; Stradling, John R; Kohler, Malcolm (2018). Effect of continuous positive airway pressure therapy on circadian patterns of cardiac repolarization in patients with obstructive sleep apnoea: data from a randomized trial. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 10(8):4940-4948.

Martini, Katharina; Frauenfelder, Thomas (2018). Emphysema and lung volume reduction: the role of radiology. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 10(Suppl 23):S2719-S2731.

Caviezel, Claudio; von Rotz, Julia; Schneiter, Didier; Inci, Ilhan; Hillinger, Sven; Opitz, Isabelle; Weder, Walter (2018). Improved postoperative lung function after sublobar resection of non-small-cell lung cancer combined with lung volume reduction surgery in patients with advanced emphysema. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 10(Suppl 23):S2704-S2710.

Caviezel, Claudio; Schneiter, Didier; Opitz, Isabelle; Weder, Walter (2018). Lung volume reduction surgery beyond the NETT selection criteria. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 10(Suppl 23):S2748-S2753.

Franzen, Daniel P; Weder, Walter (2018). Lung volume reduction-a great chance for emphysema patients! Journal of Thoracic Disease, 10(Suppl 23):S2696-S2697.

Sievi, Noriane A; Brack, Thomas; Brutsche, Martin H; Frey, Martin; Irani, Sarosh; Leuppi, Jörg D; Thurnheer, Robert; Kohler, Malcolm; Clarenbach, Christian F (2018). Physical activity declines in COPD while exercise capacity remains stable: A longitudinal study over 5 years. Respiratory Medicine, 141:1-6.

Lacour, Max; Caviezel, Claudio; Weder, Walter; Schneiter, Didier (2018). Postoperative complications and management after lung volume reduction surgery. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 10(Suppl 23):S2775-S2779.

Straub, Gilles; Caviezel, Claudio; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Bloch, Konrad E; Franzen, Daniel (2018). Successful lung volume reduction surgery in combined pulmonary emphysema and fibrosis without body-plethysmographic hyperinflation-a case report. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 10(Suppl 23):S2830-S2834.

Radtke, Thomas; Böni, Lukas; Bohnacker, Peter; Fischer, Peter; Benden, Christian; Dressel, Holger (2018). The many ways sputum flows - Dealing with high within-subject variability in cystic fibrosis sputum rheology. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology, 254:36-39.

Turnbull, Chris D; Sen, Dushendree; Kohler, Malcolm; Petousi, Nayia; Stradling, John R (2018). Effect of Supplemental Oxygen on Blood Pressure in Obstructive Sleep Apnea (SOX): A Randomised, CPAP Withdrawal Trial. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine:0240OC.

Tomonaga, Yuki; Ten Haaf, Kevin; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Kohler, Malcolm; Kouyos, Roger D; Shilaih, Mohaned; Lorez, Matthias; de Koning, Harry J; Schwenkglenks, Matthias; Puhan, Milo A (2018). Cost-effectiveness of low-dose CT screening for lung cancer in a European country with high prevalence of smoking-A modelling study. Lung Cancer, 121:61-69.

Zientara, Alicja; Schwegler, Igor; Attigah, Nicolas; Genoni, Michele; Dzemali, Omer (2018). Anomaly of Haughton type D left cervical aortic arch in combination with type B dissection: case report and literature review. Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 13(1):79.

Radtke, Thomas; Böni, Lukas; Bohnacker, Peter; Maggi-Beba, Marion; Fischer, Peter; Kriemler, Susi; Benden, Christian; Dressel, Holger (2018). Acute effects of combined exercise and oscillatory positive expiratory pressure therapy on sputum properties and lung diffusing capacity in cystic fibrosis: a randomized, controlled, crossover trial. BMC Pulmonary Medicine, 18:99.

Demertzis, S (2018). Chirurgische Entnahmetechnik der A. thoracica interna : Ein „blue chip“ der Herzchirurgie. Zeitschrift für Herz-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie, 32(3):168-174.

Schlapbach, Luregn J; Berger, Christoph; Aebi, Christoph; Agyeman, Philipp K A (2018). SIRS in the Time of Sepsis-3: What About the Children? Chest, 153(6):1512.

McEvoy, R Doug; Kohler, Malcolm (2018). Con: continuous positive airway pressure and cardiovascular prevention. European Respiratory Journal, 51(5):1702721.

Enz, Njanja; Fragoso, Fernando; Gamrekeli, Alexander; Lippek, Frank; Jungraithmayr, Wolfgang (2018). Carcinoembryonic antigen-positive pleural effusion in early stage non-small cell lung cancer without pleural infiltration. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 10(5):E340-E343.

Markun, Stefan; Rosemann, Thomas; Dalla-Lana, Kaba; Steurer-Stey, Claudia (2018). Care in Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (CAROL): a randomised trial in general practice. European Respiratory Journal, 51(5):1701873.

Crespo, Maria M; McCarthy, Daniel P; Hopkins, Peter M; Clark, Stephen C; Budev, Marie; Bermudez, Christian A; Benden, Christian; Eghtesady, Pirooz; Lease, Erika D; Leard, Lorriana; D'Cunha, Jonathan; Wigfield, Christopher H; Cypel, Marcelo; Diamond, Joshua M; Yun, James J; Yarmus, Lonny; Machuzak, Michael; Klepetko, Walter; Verleden, Geert; Hoetzenecker, Konrad; Dellgren, Göran; Mulligan, Michael (2018). ISHLT Consensus Statement on adult and pediatric airway complications after lung transplantation: Definitions, grading system, and therapeutics. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 37(5):548-563.

Kentgens, Anne-Christianne; Guidi, Marisa; Korten, Insa; Kohler, Lena; Binggeli, Severin; Singer, Florian; Latzin, Philipp; Anagnostopoulou, Pinelopi (2018). Infant multiple breath washout using a new commercially available device: Ready to replace the previous setup? Pediatric Pulmonology, 53(5):628-635.

Schwarz, Esther I; Furian, Michael; Schlatzer, Christian; Stradling, John R; Kohler, Malcolm; Bloch, Konrad E (2018). Nocturnal cerebral hypoxia in obstructive sleep apnoea: a randomised controlled trial. European Respiratory Journal, 51(5):pii: 1800032.

Wahlers, Thorsten C W; Andreas, Martin; Rahmanian, Parwis; Candolfi, Pascal; Zemanova, Barbora; Giot, Christophe; Ferrari, Enrico; Laufer, Günther (2018). Outcomes of a Rapid Deployment Aortic Valve Versus Its Conventional Counterpart: A Propensity-Matched Analysis. Innovations : Technology And Techniques In Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery, 13(3):177-183.

Schwarz, C; Schulte-Hubbert, B; Bend, J; et al; Jung, A; Möller, A (2018). S3-Leitlinie: Lungenerkrankung bei Mukoviszidose – Modul 2: Diagnostik und Therapie bei der chronischen Infektion mit Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Pneumologie, 72(5):347-392.

Gaisl, Thomas; Bregy, Lukas; Stebler, Nina; Gaugg, Martin T; Bruderer, Tobias; García-Gómez, Diego; Moeller, Alexander; Singer, Florian; Schwarz, Esther I; Benden, Christian; M-L Sinues, Pablo; Zenobi, Renato; Kohler, Malcolm (2018). Real-time exhaled breath analysis in patients with cystic fibrosis and controls. Journal of breath research, 12(3):036013.

Benussi, Stefano; De Maat, Gijs E (2018). Atrial remodelling and function: implications for atrial fibrillation surgery. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 53(Suppl_1):i2-i8.

Mestres, Carlos A; Bartel, Thomas; Sorgente, Antonio; Müller, Silvana; Gruner, Christiane; Dearani, Joseph; Quintana, Eduard (2018). Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy: what, when, why, for whom? European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 53(4):700-707.

Tozzi, Piergiorgio; Siniscalchi, Giuseppe; Ferrari, Enrico; Kirsch, Matthias; Hayoz, Daniel (2018). Percutaneous increase of mitral leaflet coaptation length after mitral valve repair: results from a preclinical study. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 26(4):681-686.

Benke, Kálmán; Ágg, Bence; Meienberg, Janine; Kopps, Anna M; Fattorini, Nathalie; Stengl, Roland; Daradics, Noémi; Pólos, Miklós; Bors, András; Radovits, Tamás; Merkely, Béla; De Backer, Julie; Szabolcs, Zoltán; Mátyás, Gábor (2018). Hungarian Marfan family with large FBN1 deletion calls attention to copy number variation detection in the current NGS era. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 10(4):2456-2460.

Nguyen-Kim, Thi Dan Linh; Maurer, Britta; Suliman, Yossra A; Morsbach, Fabian; Distler, Oliver; Frauenfelder, Thomas (2018). The impact of slice-reduced computed tomography on histogram-based densitometry assessment of lung fibrosis in patients with systemic sclerosis. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 10(4):2142-2152.

Siallagan, Dominik; Loke, Yue-Hin; Olivieri, Laura; Opfermann, Justin; Ong, Chin Siang; de Zélicourt, Diane; Petrou, Anastasios; Daners, Marianne Schmid; Kurtcuoglu, Vartan; Meboldt, Mirko; Nelson, Kevin; Vricella, Luca; Johnson, Jed; Hibino, Narutoshi; Krieger, Axel (2018). Virtual surgical planning, flow simulation, and 3-dimensional electrospinning of patient-specific grafts to optimize Fontan hemodynamics. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 155(4):1734-1742.

Rocco, Gaetano; Weder, Walter (2018). What's happening next. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 155(4):1781-1782.

Coghlan, Gerry; Wolf, Matthias; Distler, Oliver; Denton, Christopher P; Doelberg, Martin; Harutyunova, Satenik; Marra, Alberto M; Benjamin, Nicola; Fischer, Christine; Grünig, Ekkehard (2018). Incidence of pulmonary hypertension and determining factors in patients with systemic sclerosis. European Respiratory Journal, 51(3):online.

McNicholas, Walter T; Bassetti, Claudio L; Ferini-Strambi, Luigi; et al; Kohler, Malcolm (2018). Challenges in obstructive sleep apnoea. Lancet Respiratory Medicine, 6(3):170-172.

Becker, A S; Blüthgen, C; Phi Van, V D; Sekaggya-Wiltshire, C; Castelnuovo, B; Kambugu, A; Fehr, J; Frauenfelder, T (2018). Detection of tuberculosis patterns in digital photographs of chest X-ray images using Deep Learning: feasibility study. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, 22(3):328-335.

Ferrari, Enrico; von Segesser, Ludwig K; Berdajs, Denis; Müller, Ludwig; Halbe, Maximilian; Maisano, Francesco (2018). Clinical Experience in Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery With Virtually Wall-Less Venous Cannulas. Innovations : Technology And Techniques In Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery, 13(2):104-107.

Schmid-Mohler, Gabriela; Caress, Ann-Louise; Spirig, Rebecca; Benden, Christian; Yorke, Janelle (2018). Patient-Reported Outcome Measures for Symptom Perception During a Cystic Fibrosis Exacerbation. Respiratory Care, 63(3):353-366.

van Ingen, Jakko; Aksamit, Timothy; Andrejak, Claire; Böttger, Erik C; et al (2018). Treatment outcome definitions in nontuberculous mycobacterial pulmonary disease: an NTM-NET consensus statement. European Respiratory Journal, 51(3):1800170.

Hodel, Lucas; Inci, Ilhan; Schanz, Urs; Vrugt, Bart; Weder, Walter; Hillinger, Sven (2018). Urokinase application for hemothorax in pulmonary mucormycosis. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 10(3):E175-E178.

Conway, Jennifer; Miera, Oliver; Adachi, Iki; Maeda, Katsuhide; Eghtesady, Pirooz; Henderson, Heather T; Guleserian, Kristine; Fan, Chu-Po S; Kirk, Richard; Pediatric VAD Investigators (2018). Worldwide Experience of a Durable Centrifugal Flow Pump in Pediatric Patients. Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 30(3):327-335.

Hebestreit, Helge; Lands, Larry C; Alarie, Nancy; Schaeff, Jonathan; Karila, Chantal; Orenstein, David M; Urquhart, Don S; Hulzebos, Erik H J; Stein, Lothar; Schindler, Christian; Kriemler, Susi; Radtke, Thomas (2018). Effects of a partially supervised conditioning programme in cystic fibrosis: an international multi-centre randomised controlled trial (ACTIVATE-CF): study protocol. BMC Pulmonary Medicine, 18(1):31.

Singh, Kapil Dev; del Miguel, Guillermo Vidal; Gaugg, Martin Thomas; Ibañez, Alfredo J; Zenobi, Renato; Kohler, Malcolm; Frey, Urs; Sinues, Pablo M-L (2018). Translating secondary electrospray ionization–high-resolution mass spectrometry to the clinical environment. Journal of breath research, 12(2):027113.

Wang, Changtian; Lachat, Mario; Regar, Evelyn; von Segesser, Ludwig Karl; Maisano, Francesco; Ferrari, Enrico (2018). Suitability of the porcine aortic model for transcatheter aortic root repair. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 26(6):1002-1008.

Satitsuksanoa, Pattraporn; Głobińska, Anna; Jansen, Kirstin; van de Veen, Willem; Akdis, Mübeccel (2018). Modified Allergens for Immunotherapy. Current Allergy and Asthma Reports, 18:9.

Johnson, Thomas G; Schelch, Karin; Cheng, Yuen Y; Williams, Marissa; Sarun, Kadir H; Kirschner, Michaela B; Kao, Steven; Linton, Anthony; Klebe, Sonja; McCaughan, Brian C; Lin, Ruby C Y; Pirker, Christine; Berger, Walter; Lasham, Annette; van Zandwijk, Nico; Reid, Glen (2018). Dysregulated Expression of the MicroRNA miR-137 and Its Target YBX1 Contribute to the Invasive Characteristics of Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 13(2):258-272.

Delgado-Eckert, Edgar; Fuchs, Oliver; Kumar, Nitin; Pekkanen, Juha; Dalphin, Jean-Charles; Riedler, Josef; Lauener, Roger; Kabesch, Michael; Kupczyk, Maciej; Dahlen, Sven-Erik; von Mutius, Erika; Frey, Urs; PASTURE Study Group; BIOAIR Study Groups (2018). Functional phenotypes determined by fluctuation-based clustering of lung function measurements in healthy and asthmatic cohort participants. Thorax, 73(2):107-115.

Rodriguez Cetina Biefer, Hector; Weber, Alberto; Maisano, Francesco; Benussi, Stefano (2018). Leaflet perforation by cor-knot automated fasteners more usual than you think. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 105(2):664-665.

Greer, Mark; Berastegui, Cristina; Jaksch, Peter; Benden, Christian; Aubert, John; Roux, Antoine; Lhuillier, Elodie; Hirschi, Sandrine; Reynaud-Gaubert, Martine; Philit, François; Claustre, Johanna; LePalud, Pierre; Stern, Marc; Knoop, Christiane; Vos, Robin; Verschuuren, Erik; Fisher, Andrew; Riise, Gerdt; Hansson, Lennart; Iversen, Martin; Hämmäinen, Pekka; Wedel, Hans; Smits, Jacqueline; Gottlieb, Jens; Holm, Are M (2018). Lung transplantation after allogeneic stem cell transplantation: a pan-European experience. European Respiratory Journal, 51(2):pii: 1701330.

Putzu, Alessandro; Ferrari, Enrico; Gallo, Michele; Cassina, Tiziano; Landoni, Giovanni (2018). Randomized Evidence on Perioperative Statin Therapy in Cardiac Surgery. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 105(2):665-666.

Tavakoli, Reza; Danial, Pichoy; Oudjana, Ahmed Hamid; Jamshidi, Peiman; Gassmann, Max; Leprince, Pascal; Lebreton, Guillaume (2018). Biological aortic valve replacement: advantages and optimal indications of stentless compared to stented valve substitutes. A review. General Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 66(5):247-256.

Yamada, Yoshito; Langner, Tim; Inci, Ilhan; Benden, Christian; Schuurmans, Macé; Weder, Walter; Jungraithmayr, Wolfgang (2018). Impact of human leukocyte antigen mismatch on lung transplant outcome. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 26(5):859-864.

Pieróg, Jaroslaw; Tamo, Luca; Fakin, Richard; Kocher, Gregor; Gugger, Mathias; Grodzki, Tomasz; Geiser, Thomas; Gazdhar, Amiq; Schmid, Ralph A (2018). Bone marrow stem cells modified with human interleukin 10 attenuate acute rejection in rat lung allotransplantation. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 53(1):194-200.

Stolz, Daiana; et al; Barandun, J; Clarenbach, C; Eich, C; Kohler, Malcolm (2018). Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment of Stable COPD and Acute Exacerbations of COPD: The Swiss Recommendations 2018. Respiration, 96(4):382-398.

Moskwa, Sylwia; Piotrowski, Wojciech; Marczak, Jerzy; Pawełczyk, Małgorzata; Lewandowska-Polak, Anna; Jarzębska, Marzanna; Brauncajs, Małgorzata; Głobińska, Anna; Górski, Paweł; Papadopoulos, Nikolaos G; Edwards, Michael R; Johnston, Sebastian L; Kowalski, Marek L (2018). Innate Immune Response to Viral Infections in Primary Bronchial Epithelial Cells is Modified by the Atopic Status of Asthmatic Patients. Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Research, 10(2):144-154.

Heitmann, Jana; Guckenberger, Matthias (2018). Perspectives on oligometastasis: challenges and opportunities. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 10(1):113-117.

Spruit, Martijn A; Singh, Sally J; Rochester, Carolyn L; Greening, Neil J; Franssen, Frits M E; Pitta, Fabio; Troosters, Thierry; Nolan, Claire; Vogiatzis, Ioannis; Clini, Enrico M; Man, William D-C; Burtin, Chris; Goldstein, Roger S; Vanfleteren, Lowie E G W; Kenn, Klaus; Nici, Linda; Janssen, Daisy J A; Casaburi, Richard; Shioya, Takanobu; Garvey, Chris; Carlin, Brian W; ZuWallack, Richard L; Steiner, Michael; Wouters, Emiel F M; Puhan, Milo A (2018). Pulmonary rehabilitation for patients with COPD during and after an exacerbation-related hospitalisation: back to the future? European Respiratory Journal, 51(1):1701312.

Liungman, Krister; Mani, Kevin; Wanhainen, Anders; Bosaeus, Linus; Lachat, Mario (2018). Safety and Functionality of a Guidewire Fixator: Clinical Investigation of a New Endovascular Tool. Innovations : Technology And Techniques In Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery, 13(1):51-53.

Kirby, Miranda; Tanabe, Naoya; Tan, Wan C; Zhou, Guohai; Obeidat, Ma'en; Hague, Cameron J; Leipsic, Jonathon; Bourbeau, Jean; Sin, Don D; Hogg, James C; Coxson, Harvey O (2018). Total Airway Count on Computed Tomography and the Risk of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Progression. Findings from a Population-based Study. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 197(1):56-65.

Caviezel, C; Franzen, D; Weder, W (2018). Chirurgische Lungenvolumenreduktion. Pneumologie, 72(1):64-78.

Steurer-Stey, Claudia; Dalla Lana, Kaba; Braun, Julia; Ter Riet, Gerben; Puhan, Milo A (2018). Effects of the "Living well with COPD" intervention in primary care: a comparative study. European Respiratory Journal, 51(1):1701375.

Korten, Insa; Liechti, Margot; Singer, Florian; Hafen, Gaudenz; Rochat, Isabelle; Anagnostopoulou, Pinelopi; Müller-Suter, Dominik; Usemann, Jakob; Moeller, Alexander; Frey, Urs; Latzin, Philipp; Casaulta, Carmen; SCILD study group; BILD study group (2018). Lower exhaled nitric oxide in infants with Cystic Fibrosis compared to healthy controls. Journal of Cystic Fibrosis, 17(1):105-108.

Schwarz, Esther I; Stradling, John R; Kohler, Malcolm (2018). Physiological consequences of CPAP therapy withdrawal in patients with obstructive sleep apnoea-an opportunity for an efficient experimental model. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 10(Suppl 1):S24-S32.

Ferrari, Enrico; Caporali, Elena; Pedrazzini, Giovanni; Demertzis, Stefanos (2018). Trans-carotid access for TAVR allows safe and rapid exchange for bailout valve-in-valve procedures. Journal of Cardiac Surgery, 33(1):4-6.

Brüstle, Karina; Zachariassen, Katharina; Vrugt, Bart; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Weder, Walter; Franzen, Daniel P (2018). Acute pulmonary embolism and multiple pulmonary nodules mimicking metastatic disease. Thorax, 73(2):193-194.

Grande, Bastian; Loop, T (2018). Anaesthesia management for bronchoscopic and surgical lung volume reduction. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 10(Supp 23):1-6.

Pozzoli, Alberto; Vicentini, Luca; Thelin, Stefan; Lapenna, Elisabetta; Nilsson, Leif; Alfieri, Ottavio (2018). Application of cryoenergy to improve septal exposure during transaortic septal myectomy in hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy. General Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 66(4):243-245.

Bloch, Konrad E; Huber, Fabienne; Furian, Michael; Latshang, Tsogyal D; Lo Cascio, Christian M; Nussbaumer-Ochsner, Yvonne; Senn, Oliver; Russi, Erich W; Kohler, Malcolm; Schoch, Otto D; Turk, Alexander; Imhof, Edelbert; Laube, Irène; Matthews, Felix; Thurnheer, Robert (2018). Autoadjusted versus fixed CPAP for obstructive sleep apnoea: a multicentre, randomised equivalence trial. Thorax, 73(2):174-184.

Faeh, David; Kaufmann, Marco; Haile, Sarah R; Bopp, Matthias (2018). BMI-mortality association: shape independent of smoking status but different for chronic lung disease and lung cancer. International Journal of COPD, 13:1851-1855.

Radtke, Thomas; Hebestreit, Helge; et al; Gallati, Sabina; Usemann, Jakob (2018). CFTR genotype and maximal exercise capacity in cystic fibrosis: a cross-sectional study. Annals of the American Thoracic Society, 15(2):209-216.

Schweiger, Martin; Miera, Oliver; de By, Theo M M H; Hübler, Michael; Berger, Felix; Özbaran, Mustafa; Loforte, Antonio; Seifert, Burkhardt; Gargiulo, Gaetano; Gummert, Jan F; Mohacsi, Paul; EUROMACS members (2018). Cerebral strokes in children on intracorporeal ventricular assist devices: analysis of the EUROMACS Registry. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 53(2):416-421.

Radtke, Thomas; Kriemler, Susi; Hebestreit, Helge (2018). Cystic fibrosis. In: Clini, Enrico; Holland, Anne E; Pitta, Fabio; Troosters, Thierry. Textbook of pulmonary rehabilitation. Cham: Springer, 367-378.

Iskender, Ilker; Cosgun, Tugba; Arni, Stephan; Trinkwitz, Michael; Fehlings, Stefan; Yamada, Yoshito; Cesarovic, Nikola; Yu, Keke; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Jungraithmayr, Wolfgang; Weder, Walter; Inci, Ilhan (2018). Cytokine filtration modulates pulmonary metabolism and edema formation during ex vivo lung perfusion. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 37(2):283-291.

Gallo, Michele; Putzu, Alessandro; Conti, Michele; Pedrazzini, Giovanni; Demertzis, Stefanos; Ferrari, Enrico (2018). Embolic protection devices for transcatheter aortic valve replacement. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 53(6):1118-1126.

Wang, Changtian; Regar, Evelyn; Lachat, Mario L; von Segesser, Ludwig K; Maisano, Francesco; Ferrari, Enrico (2018). Endovascular treatment of non-dissected ascending Aorta disease: a systematic review. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 53(2):317-324.

Oechslin, Pascal; Zalunardo, Marco P; Inci, Ilhan; Schlaepfer, Martin; Grande, Bastian (2018). Established and potential predictors of blood loss during lung transplant surgery. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 10(6):3845-3848.

Letovanec, Igor; Finn, Stephen; Zygoura, Panagiota; Smyth, Paul; et al; Soltermann, Alex; Weder, Walter (2018). Evaluation of NGS and RT-PCR methods for ALK rearrangement in European NSCLC patients: results from the ETOP Lungscape Project. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 13(3):413-425.

Furian, Michael; Hartmann, Sara E; Latshang, Tsogyal D; Flueck, Deborah; Murer, Christian; Scheiwiller, Philipp M; Osmonov, Batyr; Ulrich, Silvia; Kohler, Malcolm; Poulin, Marc J; Bloch, Konrad E (2018). Exercise Performance of Lowlanders with COPD at 2,590 m: Data from a Randomized Trial. Respiration, 95(6):422-432.

Furian, Michael; Flueck, Deborah; Latshang, Tsogyal D; Scheiwiller, Philipp M; Segitz, Sebastian Daniel; Mueller-Mottet, Séverine; Murer, Christian; Steiner, Adrian; Ulrich, Silvia; Rothe, Thomas; Kohler, Malcolm; Bloch, Konrad E (2018). Exercise performance and symptoms in lowlanders with COPD ascending to moderate altitude: randomized trial. International Journal of COPD, 13:3529-3538.

Mestres, Carlos A; Weber, Alberto (2018). How do we follow up our Patients? Reporting Outcomes without complete Follow-up Data renders us on the weak Side. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 155(2):586-587.

Rylski, Bartosz; Muñoz, Camila; Beyersdorf, Friedhelm; Siepe, Matthias; Reser, Diana; Carrel, Thierry; Schoenhoff, Florian; Schlensak, Christian; Lescan, Mario; Eckstein, Hans-Henning; Reutersberg, Benedikt; Erbel, Raimund; Janosi, Rolf Alexander; Czerny, Martin (2018). How does descending Aorta Geometry change when it Dissects. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 53(4):815-821.

Yu, Tsung; Frei, Anja; ter Riet, Gerben; Puhan, Milo A (2018). Impact of Stressful Life Events on Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Respiration, 95(2):73-79.

Caviezel, Claudio; Schaffter, Nadja; Schneiter, Didier; Franzen, Daniel; Inci, Ilhan; Opitz, Isabelle; Weder, Walter (2018). Outcome After Lung Volume Reduction Surgery in Patients With Severely Impaired Diffusion Capacity. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 105(2):379-385.

Inci, Ilhan; Iskender, Ilker; Ehrsam, Jonas; Caviezel, Claudio; Hillinger, Sven; Opitz, Isabelle; Schneiter, Didier; Weder, Walter (2018). Previous lung volume reduction surgery does not negatively affect survival after lung transplantation. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 53(3):596-602.

Franzen, Daniel; Haile, Sarah R; Kasper, David C; Mechtler, Thomas P; Flammer, Andreas J; Krayenbühl, Pierre A; Nowak, Albina (2018). Pulmonary involvement in Fabry disease: effect of plasma globotriaosylsphingosine and time to initiation of enzyme replacement therapy. BMJ Open Respiratory Research, 5:e000277.

Rodriguez Cetina Biefer, Hector; Sündermann, Simon H; Alkadhi, Hatem; Genoni, Michele; Maisano, Francesco; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Plass, André (2018). Sternal anomalies in asymptomatic patients after median sternotomy and potential influencing factors. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, 66(06):517-522.

Crook, Sarah; Büsching, Gilbert; Keusch, Stephan; Wieser, Stephan; Turk, Alexander; Frey, Martin; Puhan, Milo A; Frei, Anja (2018). The association between daily exacerbation symptoms and physical activity in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. International Journal of COPD, 13:2199-2206.

Weder, Walter; Moghanaki, Drew; Stiles, Brendon; Siva, Shankar; Rocco, Gaetano (2018). The great debate flashes: Surgery versus stereotactic body radiotherapy as the primary treatment of early-stage lung cancer. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 53(2):295-305.

Ferrari, Enrico; Biasco, Luigi; Faletra, Francesco; Cheung, Anson; Moccetti, Marco; Pedrazzini, Giovanni; Demertzis, Stefanos; Moccetti, Tiziano (2018). Tiara Valve Implantation in a Patient With Previously Implanted Mono-disk Mechanical Aortic Prosthesis. Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 30(2):160-163.

Jahren, Silje Ekroll; Hurni, Samuel; Heinisch, Paul Philipp; Winkler, Bernhard; Obrist, Dominik; Carrel, Thierry; Weber, Alberto (2018). Transvalvular Pressure Gradients for different Methods of Mitral Valve Repair only Neochordoplasty achieves native Valve Gradients. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 26(2):248-255.

2017

McLaughlin, Vallerie V; Jansa, Pavel; Nielsen-Kudsk, Jens E; Halank, Michael; Simonneau, Gérald; Grünig, Ekkehard; Ulrich, Silvia; Rosenkranz, Stephan; Gómez Sánchez, Miguel A; Pulido, Tomás; Pepke-Zaba, Joanna; Barberá, Joan Albert; Hoeper, Marius M; Vachiéry, Jean-Luc; Lang, Irene; Carvalho, Francine; Meier, Christian; Mueller, Katharina; Nikkho, Sylvia; D'Armini, Andrea M (2017). Riociguat in patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension: results from an early access study. BMC Pulmonary Medicine, 17(1):216.

Diebold, Matthias; Soltermann, Alex; Hottinger, Selma; Haile, Sarah R; Bubendorf, Lukas; Komminoth, Paul; Jochum, Wolfram; Grobholz, Rainer; Theegarten, Dirk; Berezowska, Sabina; Darwiche, Kaid; Oezkan, Filiz; Kohler, Malcolm; Franzen, Daniel P (2017). Prognostic value of MIB-1 proliferation index in solitary fibrous tumors of the pleura implemented in a new score - a multicenter study. Respiratory Research, 18(1):210.

Al-Jazairi, Meelad I H; Klinkenberg, Theo J; Van Putte, Bart P; Mariani, Massimo A; Benussi, Stefano (2017). Totally thoracoscopic pulmonary vein isolation a simplified technique. Innovations : Technology And Techniques In Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery, 12(6):493-495.

Strassmann, Alexandra; Frei, Anja; Haile, Sarah R; Ter Riet, Gerben; Puhan, Milo A (2017). Commonly used patient-reported outcomes do not improve prediction of COPD exacerbations: a multicenter 4½ year prospective cohort study. Chest, 152(6):1179-1187.

Radtke, Thomas; Benden, Christian; Maggi-Beba, Marion; Kriemler, Susi; van der Lee, Ivo; Dressel, Holger (2017). Intra-session and inter-session variability of nitric oxide pulmonary diffusing capacity in adults with cystic fibrosis. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology, 246:33-38.

Reich, Bettina; Heye, Kristina; Tuura, Ruth O'Gorman; Beck, Ingrid; Wetterling, Kristina; Hahn, Andreas; Hofmann, Karoline; Schranz, Dietmar; Akintürk, Hakan; Latal, Beatrice; Knirsch, Walter (2017). Neurodevelopmental Outcome and Health-related Quality of Life in Children With Single-ventricle Heart Disease Before Fontan Procedure. Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 29(4):504-513.

Zientara, Alicja; Genoni, Michele; Graves, Kirk; Odavic, Dragan; Löblein, Helen; Häussler, Achim; Dzemali, Omer (2017). Tricuspid valve repair for the poor right ventricle: tricuspid valve repair in patients with mild-to-moderate tricuspid regurgitation undergoing mitral valve repair improves in-hospital outcome. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, 65(08):612-616.

Kwizera, Richard; Parkes-Ratanshi, Rosalind; Page, Iain D; Sekaggya-Wiltshire, Christine; Musaazi, Joseph; Fehr, Jan; Castelnuovo, Barbara; Kambugu, Andrew; Denning, David W (2017). Elevated Aspergillus-specific antibody levels among HIV infected Ugandans with pulmonary tuberculosis. BMC Pulmonary Medicine, 17(1):149.

D'Onofrio, Augusto; Antonello, Michele; Lachat, Mario L; Planer, David; Manfrin, Andrea; Bagno, Andrea; Pakeliani, David; Grego, Franco; Gerosa, Gino (2017). Endovascular Treatment of Aortic Arch Aneurysm with a single-branched double-stage Stent Graft. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 154(5):e75-e77.

Caliskan, Etem; Fischer, Florian; Schoenrath, Felix; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Maisano, Francesco; Falk, Volkmar; Starck, Christoph T; Holubec, Tomas (2017). Epicardial left ventricular leads via minimally invasive technique: a role of steroid eluting leads. Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 12(1):95.

Caporali, Elena; Pedrazzini, Giovanni; Demertzis, Stefanos; Ferrari, Enrico (2017). Transcatheter aortic valve implantation for recurrent Valsalva sinus re-dissection and severe aortic regurgitation shortly after surgery for type-A aortic dissection. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 25(5):839-841.

Burgel, Pierre-Régis; Paillasseur, Jean-Louis; Janssens, Wim; Piquet, Jacques; Ter Riet, Gerben; Garcia-Aymerich, Judith; Cosio, Borja; Bakke, Per; Puhan, Milo A; Langhammer, Arnulf; Alfageme, Inmaculada; Almagro, Pere; Ancochea, Julio; Celli, Bartolome R; Casanova, Ciro; de-Torres, Juan P; Decramer, Marc; Echazarreta, Andrés; Esteban, Cristobal; Gomez Punter, Rosa Mar; Han, MeiLan K; Johannessen, Ane; Kaiser, Bernhard; Lamprecht, Bernd; Lange, Peter; Leivseth, Linda; Marin, Jose M; Martin, Francis; Martinez-Camblor, Pablo; Miravitlles, Marc; et al (2017). A simple algorithm for the identification of clinical COPD phenotypes. European Respiratory Journal, 50(5):1701034.

Kovacs, Gabor; Herve, Philippe; Barbera, Joan Albert; Chaouat, Ari; Chemla, Denis; Condliffe, Robin; Garcia, Gilles; Grünig, Ekkehard; Howard, Luke; Humbert, Marc; Lau, Edmund; Laveneziana, Pierantonio; Lewis, Gregory D; Naeije, Robert; Peacock, Andrew; Rosenkranz, Stephan; Saggar, Rajeev; Ulrich, Silvia; Vizza, Dario; Vonk Noordegraaf, Anton; Olschewski, Horst (2017). An official European Respiratory Society statement: pulmonary haemodynamics during exercise. European Respiratory Journal, 50(5):1700578.

Clarenbach, Christian F; Sievi, Noriane A; Kohler, Malcolm (2017). Annual progression of endothelial dysfunction in patients with COPD. Respiratory Medicine, 132:15-20.

Castaldi, Peter J; Benet, Marta; Petersen, Hans; Rafaels, Nicholas; Finigan, James; Paoletti, Matteo; H Marike, Boezen; Vonk, Judith M; Bowler, Russell; Pistolesi, Massimo; Puhan, Milo A; Anto, Josep; Wauters, Els; Lambrechts, Diether; Janssens, Wim; Bigazzi, Francesca; Camiciottoli, Gianna; Cho, Michael H; Hersh, Craig P; Barnes, Kathleen; Rennard, Stephen; Boorgula, Meher Preethi; Dy, Jennifer; Hansel, Nadia N; Crapo, James D; Tesfaigzi, Yohannes; Agusti, Alvar; Silverman, Edwin K; Garcia-Aymerich, Judith (2017). Do COPD subtypes really exist? COPD heterogeneity and clustering in 10 independent cohorts. Thorax, 72(11):998-1006.

Kieninger, Elisabeth; Yammine, Sophie; Korten, Insa; Anagnostopoulou, Pinelopi; Singer, Florian; Frey, Urs; Mornand, Anne; Zanolari, Maura; Rochat, Isabelle; Trachsel, Daniel; Mueller-Suter, Dominik; Moeller, Alexander; Casaulta, Carmen; Latzin, Philipp; SCILD study group; BILD study group (2017). Elevated lung clearance index in infants with cystic fibrosis shortly after birth. European Respiratory Journal, 50(5):1700580.

Price, Jonathan; Clarke, Nicholas; Turer, Aslan; Quintana, Eduard; Mestres, Carlos; Huffman, Lynn; Peltz, Matthias; Wait, Michael; Ring, W Steves; Jessen, Michael; Bajona, Pietro (2017). Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy Review of Surgical Treatment. Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals, 25(9):594-607.

Hosseini, Saeid; Rezaei, Yousef; Samiei, Niloufar; Sadeghpour, Anita; Peighambari, Mohammad Mehdi; Mestres, Carlos A; Sellke, Frank W (2017). Massive Left Atrial Calcification a Case Report and review of the Literature. General Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 65(11):653-656.

Hoerner-Rieber, Juliane; Duma, Marciana; Blanck, Oliver; Hildebrandt, Guido; Wittig, Andrea; Lohaus, Fabian; Flentje, Michael; Mantel, Frederick; Krempien, Robert; Eble, Michael J; Kahl, Klaus Henning; Boda-Heggemann, Judit; Rieken, Stefan; Guckenberger, Matthias (2017). Stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) for pulmonary metastases from renal cell carcinoma-a multicenter analysis of the German working group "Stereotactic Radiotherapy". Journal of Thoracic Disease, 9(11):4512-4522.

Radtke, Thomas; Hebestreit, Helge; Puhan, Milo A; Kriemler, Susi (2017). The 1-min sit-to-stand test in cystic fibrosis - Insights into cardiorespiratory responses. Journal of Cystic Fibrosis, 16(6):744-751.

Pedrazzini, Giovanni B; Ferrari, Enrico; Zellweger, Michael; Genoni, Michele (2017). Heart Team: Joint Position of the Swiss Society of Cardiology and the Swiss Society of Cardiac Surgery. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, 65(7):519-523.

Falk, Volkmar; Ruschitzka, Frank; Windecker, Stephan; et al; ESC Scientific Document Group (2017). 2017 ESC/EACTS Guidelines for the management of valvular heart disease. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 52(4):616-664.

Falk, Volkmar; et al; Ruschitzka, Frank; Roffi, Marco; Gaemperli, Oliver (2017). Corrigendum to ‘2017 ESC/EACTS Guidelines for the management of valvular heart disease’ [Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2017;52:616-664]. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 52(4):832.

Russo, Marco; Andreas, Martin; Taramasso, Maurizio; Maisano, Francesco; Weber, Alberto (2017). Prosthetic Valve Endocarditis involving the MitraClip Device. Journal of Cardiac Surgery, 32(11):696-697.

Luciani, Nicola; Mossuto, Eugenio; Ricci, Davide; Luciani, Marco; Russo, Marco; Salsano, Antonio; Pozzoli, Alberto; Pierri, Michele D; D'Onofrio, Augusto; Chiariello, Giovanni A; Glieca, Franco; Canziani, Alberto; Rinaldi, Mauro; Nardi, Paolo; Milazzo, Valentina; Trecarichi, Enrico M; Santini, Francesco; De Bonis, Michele; Torracca, Lucia; Bizzotto, Eleonora; Tumbarello, Mario (2017). Prosthetic valve endocarditis predictors of early outcome of surgical therapy: a multicentric study. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 52(4):768-774.

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Brock, Matthias; Hottinger, Selma; Diebold, Matthias; Soltermann, Alex; Jochum, Wolfram; Kohler, Malcolm; Huber, Lars C; Franzen, Daniel P (2017). Low tissue levels of miR-125b predict malignancy in solitary fibrous tumors of the pleura. Respiratory Research, 18(1):1-8.

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Gaisl, Thomas; Giunta, Cecilia; Bratton, Daniel J; Sutherland, Kate; Schlatzer, Christian; Sievi, Noriane; Franzen, Daniel; Cistulli, Peter A; Rohrbach, Marianne; Kohler, Malcolm (2017). Obstructive sleep apnoea and quality of life in Ehlers-Danlos syndrome: a parallel cohort study. Thorax, 72(8):729-735.

Guerra, Beniamino; Gaveikaite, Violeta; Bianchi, Camilla; Puhan, Milo A (2017). Prediction models for exacerbations in patients with COPD. European Respiratory Review, 26(143):160061.

Sievi, Noriane A; Brack, Thomas; Brutsche, Martin H; Frey, Martin; Irani, Sarosh; Leuppi, Jörg D; Thurnheer, Robert; Kohler, Malcolm; Clarenbach, Christian F (2017). Accelerometer- versus questionnaire-based assessment of physical activity and their changes over time in patients with COPD. International Journal of COPD, 12:1113-1118.

Markun, Stefan; Franzen, Daniel P; Dalla Lana, Kaba; Beyer, Swantje; Wieser, Stephan; Hess, Thomas; Kohler, Malcolm; Rosemann, Thomas; Senn, Oliver; Steurer-Stey, Claudia (2017). Acute exacerbated COPD: room for improvement in key elements of care. International Journal of COPD, 1:2969-2975.

Asamoah, Felix; Kakourou, Artemisia; Dhami, Sangeeta; Lau, Susanne; Agache, Ioana; Muraro, Antonella; Roberts, Graham; Akdis, Cezmi; Bonini, Matteo; Cavkaytar, Ozlem; Flood, Breda; Izuhara, Kenji; Jutel, Marek; Kalayci, Ömer; Pfaar, Oliver; Sheikh, Aziz (2017). Allergen immunotherapy for allergic asthma: a systematic overview of systematic reviews. Clinical and Translational Allergy, 7:25.

Holubec, Tomas; Higashigaito, Kai; Belobradek, Zdenek; Dergel, Martin; Harrer, Jan; Alkadhi, Hatem; Zacek, Pavel; Vojacek, Jan (2017). An expansible aortic ring in aortic root remodeling: exact position, pulsatility, effectiveness, and stability in three-dimensional CT study. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 103(1):83-90.

Spina, Gabriele; Spruit, Martijn A; Alison, Jennifer; Benzo, Roberto P; Calverley, Peter M A; Clarenbach, Christian F; Costello, Richard W; Donaire-Gonzalez, David; Dürr, Selina; Garcia-Aymerich, Judith; van Gestel, Arnoldus J R; Gramm, Marco; Hernandes, Nidia A; Hill, Kylie; Hopkinson, Nicholas S; Jarreta, Diana; Kohler, Malcolm; Kirsten, Anne M; Leuppi, Jörg D; Magnussen, Helgo; Maltais, François; Man, William D-C; McKeough, Zoe J; Mesquita, Rafael; Miedinger, David; Pitta, Fabio; Singh, Sally J; Smeenk, Frank W J M; Tal-Singer, Ruth; Vagaggini, Barbara; et al (2017). Analysis of nocturnal actigraphic sleep measures in patients with COPD and their association with daytime physical activity. Thorax, 72(8):694-701.

Jang, Jae-Hwi; Yamada, Yoshito; Janker, Florian; De Meester, Ingrid; Baerts, Lesley; Vliegen, Gwendolyn; Inci, Ilhan; Chatterjee, Shampa; Weder, Walter; Jungraithmayr, Wolfgang (2017). Anti-inflammatory effects on ischemia/reperfusion-injured lung transplants by the cluster of differentiation 26/dipeptidylpeptidase 4 (CD26/DPP4) inhibitor vildagliptin. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 153(3):713-724.e4.

Gautschi, Oliver; Rothschild, Sacha I; Li, Qiyu; Matter-Walstra, Klazien; Zippelius, Alfred; Betticher, Daniel C; Früh, Martin; Stahel, Rolf A; Cathomas, Richard; Rauch, Daniel; Pless, Miklos; Peters, Solange; Froesch, Patrizia; Zander, Thilo; Schneider, Martina; Biaggi, Christine; Mach, Nicolas; Ochsenbein, Adrian F; Swiss Group for Clinical Cancer Research (SAKK) (2017). Bevacizumab plus pemetrexed versus pemetrexed alone as maintenance therapy for patients with advanced nonsquamous non-small-cell lung cancer: Update from the swiss group for clinical cancer research (SAKK) 19/09 trial. Clinical Lung Cancer, 18(3):303-309.

Lettau, Franziska; Schwarz, Esther I; Stradling, John R; Kohler, Malcolm (2017). Blood Pressure Variability in Obstructive Sleep Apnoea: Data from 4 Randomised Controlled CPAP Withdrawal Trials. Respiration, 93(5):311-318.

Clark, Ian; Landolt, Hans Peter (2017). Coffee, caffeine, and sleep: A systematic review of epidemiological studies and randomized controlled trials. Sleep medicine reviews, 31:70-78.

Jung, A (2017). Diagnosesicherung der Cystischen Fibrose. Atemwegs- und Lungenkrankheiten, 43:310-320.

Turnbull, Chris D; Rossi, Valentina A; Santer, Peter; Schwarz, Esther I; Stradling, John R; Petousi, Nayia; Kohler, Malcolm (2017). Effect of OSA on hypoxic and inflammatory markers during CPAP withdrawal: Further evidence from three randomized control trials. Respirology, 22(4):793-799.

Dhami, Sangeeta; Nurmatov, Ulugbek; Pajno, Giovanni Battista; Fernandez-Rivas, Montserrat; Muraro, Antonella; Roberts, Graham; Akdis, Cezmi; Alvaro-Lozano, Montserrat; Beyer, Kirsten; Bindslev-Jensen, Carsten; Burks, Wesley; du Toit, George; Ebisawa, Motohiro; Eigenmann, Philippe; Knol, Edward; Makela, Mika; Nadeau, Kari Christine; O'Mahony, Liam; Papadopoulos, Nikolaos; Poulsen, Lars; Sackesen, Cansin; Sampson, Hugh; Santos, Alexandra; van Ree, Ronald; Timmermans, Frans; Sheikh, Aziz (2017). Erratum to: Allergen immunotherapy for IgE-mediated food allergy: protocol for a systematic review. Clinical and Translational Allergy, 7:31.

Dhami, Sangeeta; Nurmatov, Ulugbek; Agache, Ioana; Lau, Susanne; Muraro, Antonella; Jutel, Marek; Roberts, Graham; Akdis, Cezmi; Bonini, Matteo; Calderon, Moises; Casale, Thomas; Cavkaytar, Ozlem; Cox, Linda; Demoly, Pascal; Flood, Breda; Hamelmann, Eckard; Izuhara, Kenji; Kalayci, Ömer; Kleine-Tebbe, Jörg; Nieto, Antonio; Papadopoulos, Nikolaos; Pfaar, Oliver; Rosenwasser, Lanny; Ryan, Dermot; Schmidt-Weber, Carsten; Szefler, Stan; Wahn, Ulrich; van Wijk, Roy-Gerth; Wilkinson, Jamie; Sheikh, Aziz (2017). Erratum to: Allergen immunotherapy for allergic asthma: protocol for a systematic review. Clinical and Translational Allergy, 7:32.

Bousquet, J; Farrell, J; Crooks, G; Hellings, P; Schmid-Grendelmeier, P; et al (2017). Erratum to: Scaling up strategies of the chronic respiratory disease programme of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing (Action Plan B3: Area 5). Clinical and Translational Allergy, 7(1):1-5.

De Boeck, K; Haarman, E; Hull, J; Lands, L C; Moeller, Alexander; Munck, A; Riethmüller, J; Tiddens, H; Volpi, S; Leadbetter, J; Charlton, B; Malfroot, A (2017). Inhaled dry powder mannitol in children with cystic fibrosis: A randomised efficacy and safety trial. Journal of Cystic Fibrosis, 16(3):380-387.

Ulrich, Silvia; Hasler, Elisabeth D; Müller-Mottet, Séverine; Keusch, Stephan; Furian, Michael; Latshang, Tsogyal D; Schneider, Simon; Saxer, Stéphanie; Bloch, Konrad E (2017). Mechanisms of Improved Exercise Performance under Hyperoxia. Respiration, 93(2):90-98.

Ulrich, Silvia; Hasler, Elisabeth D; Furian, Michael; Saxer, Stéphanie; Bloch, Konrad E (2017). Mechanisms of Improved Exercise Performance under Hyperoxia: On Haldane, Geppert, Zunz, and Eschenbacher Transformations. Respiration, 94(1):72-73.

Cingi, C; Gevaert, P; Mösges, R; Rondon, C; Hox, V; Rudenko, M; Muluk, N B; Scadding, G; Manole, F; Hupin, C; Fokkens, W J; Akdis, C; Bachert, C; Demoly, P; Mullol, J; Muraro, A; Papadopoulos, N; Pawankar, R; Rombaux, P; Toskala, E; Kalogjera, L; Prokopakis, E; Hellings, P W; Bousquet, J (2017). Multi-morbidities of allergic rhinitis in adults: european academy of allergy and clinical immunology task force report. Clinical and Translational Allergy, 7:17.

Yu, Tsung; ter Riet, Gerben; Puhan, Milo A; Frei, Anja (2017). Physical activity and risk of comorbidities in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a cohort study. npj Primary Care Respiratory Medicine, 27(1):36.

Thurnheer, Robert; Ulrich, Silvia; Bloch, Konrad E (2017). Precapillary pulmonary hypertension and sleep-disordered breathing: is there a link? Respiration, 93(1):65-77.

Giuliani, Meredith E; Hope, Andrew; Mangona, Victor; Guckenberger, Matthias; Mantel, Frederick; Peulen, Heike; Sonke, Jan-Jakob; Belderbos, José; Werner-Wasik, Maria; Ye, Hong; Grills, Inga S (2017). Predictors and Patterns of Regional Recurrence Following Lung SBRT: A Report From the Elekta Lung Research Group. Clinical Lung Cancer, 18(2):162-168.

Bubendorf, Lukas; Dafni, Urania; Schöbel, Martin; Finn, Stephen P; Tischler, Verena; Sejda, Aleksandra; Marchetti, Antonio; Thunnissen, Erik; Verbeken, Eric K; Warth, Arne; Sansano, Irene; Cheney, Richard; Speel, Ernst Jan M; Nonaka, Daisuke; Monkhorst, Kim; Hager, Henrik; Martorell, Miguel; Savic, Spasenija; Kerr, Keith M; Tan, Qiang; Tsourti, Zoi; Geiger, Thomas R; Kammler, Roswitha; Schulze, Katja; Das-Gupta, Ashis; Shames, David; Peters, Solange; Stahel, Rolf A (2017). Prevalence and clinical association of MET gene overexpression and amplification in patients with NSCLC: results from the European Thoracic Oncology Platform (ETOP) Lungscape project. Lung Cancer, 111:143-149.

Distler, Oliver; Pope, Janet; Denton, Chris; Allanore, Yannick; Matucci-Cerinic, Marco; de Oliveira Pena, Janethe; Khanna, Dinesh (2017). RISE-SSc: Riociguat in diffuse cutaneous systemic sclerosis. Respiratory Medicine, 122:S14-S17.

Peters, Solange; Stahel, Rolf A; Dafni, Urania; Aix, Santiago Ponce; Massutí, Bartomeu; Gautschi, Oliver; Coate, Linda; López Martín, Ana; van Heemst, Robbert; Berghmans, Thierry; Meldgaard, Peter; Cobo Dols, Manuel; Noguera, Javier Garde; Curioni-Fontecedro, Alessandra; Rauch, Daniel; Mark, Michael T; Cuffe, Sinead; Biesma, Bonne; van Henten, Arjen Mj; Vidal, Óscar Juan; Sanchez, Ramón Palmero; Villa Guzmán, José Carlos; Martin, Ricardo Collado; Peralta, Sergio; Insa, Amelia; Summers, Yvonne; Láng, István; Horgan, Anne; Ciardiello, Fortunato; de Hosson, Sander; et al (2017). Randomized phase III trial of erlotinib versus docetaxel in patients with advanced squamous cell non-small cell lung cancer failing first line platinum-based doublet chemotherapy stratified by Veristrat good versus Veristrat poor. The European Thoracic Oncology Platform (ETOP) EMPHASIS-lung trial. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 12(4):752-762.

Jungbauer, Stefan; Buehler, Philipp Karl; Neubauer, Jacqueline; Haas, Cordula; Heitzmann, Dirk; Tegtmeier, Ines; Sterner, Christina; Barhanin, Jacques; Georgieff, Michael; Warth, Richard; Thomas, Jörg (2017). Sex-dependent differences in the in vivo respiratory phenotype of the TASK-1 potassium channel knockout mouse. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology, 245:13-28.

Lecheler, Leopold; Richter, Maximilian; Franzen, Daniel P; Rampini, Silvana K; Cheetham, Marcus; Jenewein, Josef; Battegay, Edouard; Nowak, Albina (2017). The frequent and underrecognised co-occurrence of acute exacerbated COPD and depression warrants screening: a systematic review. European Respiratory Review, 26(144):170026.

Steinack, Carolin; Lenherr, Renato; Hendra, Heidy; Franzen, Daniel (2017). The use of life-saving extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) for pregnant woman with status asthmaticus. Journal of Asthma, 54(1):84-88.

Freitag, Lutz; Gördes, Martin; Zarogoulidis, Paul; Darwiche, Kaid; Franzen, Daniel; Funke, Faustina; Hohenforst-Schmidt, Wolfgang; Dutau, Hervé (2017). Towards Individualized Tracheobronchial Stents: Technical, Practical and Legal Considerations. Respiration, 94(5):442-456.

2016

Knirsch, Walter; Liamlahi, Rabia; Dave, Hitendu; Kretschmar, Oliver; Latal, Beatrice (2016). Neurodevelopmental Outcome of Children with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome at One and Four Years of Age Comparing Hybrid and Norwood Procedure. Annals of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery : official journal of the Association of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons of Asia, 22(6):375-377.

Loza, Matthew J; Djukanovic, Ratko; Chung, Kian Fan; Horowitz, Daniel; Ma, Keying; Branigan, Patrick; Barnathan, Elliot S; Susulic, Vedrana S; Silkoff, Philip E; Sterk, Peter J; Baribaud, Frédéric; ADEPT (2016). Validated and longitudinally stable asthma phenotypes based on cluster analysis of the ADEPT study. Respiratory Research, 17(1):165.

Schwarz, Esther I; Schlatzer, Christian; Rossi, Valentina A; Stradling, John R; Kohler, Malcolm (2016). Effect of CPAP withdrawal on BP in OSA. Chest, 150(6):1202-1210.

Stamm, Adriana; Saxer, Stéphanie; Lichtblau, Mona; Hasler, Elisabeth D; Jordan, Suzana; Huber, Lars C; Bloch, Konrad E; Distler, Oliver; Ulrich, Silvia (2016). Exercise pulmonary haemodynamics predict outcome in patients with systemic sclerosis. European Respiratory Journal, 48(6):1658-1667.

Egger, Barbara; Jost, Kerstin; Anagnostopoulou, Pinelopi; Yammine, Sophie; Singer, Florian; Casaulta, Carmen; Frey, Urs; Latzin, Philipp (2016). Lung clearance index and moment ratios at different cut-off values in infant multiple-breath washout measurements. Pediatric Pulmonology, 51(12):1373-1381.

Schweiger, Martin; Knirsch, Walter; Cesarovic, Niko; Krüger, Bernard; Schmiady, Martin; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Frese, Laura; Dave, Hitendu; Hoerstrup, Simon Philipp; Hübler, Michael (2016). Surgical technique: establishing a pre-clinical large animal model to test aortic valve leaflet substitute. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 8(12):3733-3738.

Pass, Harvey; Giroux, Dorothy; Kennedy, Catherine; Ruffini, Enrico; Cangir, Ayten K; Rice, David; Asamura, Hisao; Waller, David; Edwards, John; Weder, Walter; Hoffmann, Hans; van Meerbeeck, Jan P; Nowak, Anna; Rusch, Valerie W; IASLC Staging and Prognostic Factors Committee, Advisory Boards (2016). The IASLC mesothelioma staging project: improving staging of a rare disease through international participation. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 11(12):2082-2088.

Nowak, Anna K; Chansky, Kari; Rice, David C; Pass, Harvey I; Kindler, Hedy L; Shemanski, Lynn; Billé, Andrea; Rintoul, Robert C; Batirel, Hasan F; Thomas, Charles F; Friedberg, Joseph; Cedres, Susana; de Perrot, Marc; Rusch, Valerie W; Staging and Prognostic Factors Committee, Advisory Boards and Pa (2016). The IASLC mesothelioma staging project: proposals for revisions of the T descriptors in the forthcoming eighth edition of the TNM classification for pleural mesothelioma. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 11(12):2089-2099.

Rice, David; Chansky, Kari; Nowak, Anna; Pass, Harvey; Kindler, Hedy; Shemanski, Lynn; Opitz, Isabelle; Call, Sergi; Hasegawa, Seiki; Kernstine, Kemp; Atinkaya, Cansel; Rea, Federico; Nafteux, Philippe; Rusch, Valerie W; Mesothelioma Domain of the IASLC Staging and Prognostic Factors (2016). The IASLC mesothelioma staging project: proposals for revisions of the n descriptors in the forthcoming eighth edition of the TNM classification for pleural mesothelioma. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 11(12):2100-2111.

Rusch, Valerie W; Chansky, Kari; Kindler, Hedy L; Nowak, Anna K; Pass, Harvey I; Rice, David C; Shemanski, Lynn; Galateau-Sallé, Françoise; McCaughan, Brian C; Nakano, Takashi; Ruffini, Enrico; van Meerbeeck, Jan P; Yoshimura, Masahiro; IASLC Staging and Prognostic Factors Committee, advisory boards, (2016). The IASLC mesothelioma staging project: proposals for the m descriptors and for revision of the TNM stage groupings in the forthcoming (eighth) edition of the TNM classification for mesothelioma. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 11(12):2112-2119.

Galassi, Francesco M; Baker, Louise; Ballestriero, Roberta; Rühli, Frank J (2016). The death of Madame Tussaud: a cardiorespiratory interpretation. Lancet Respiratory Medicine, 4(12):955.

Bernasconi, Eric; Pattaroni, Céline; Koutsokera, Angela; Pison, Christophe; Kessler, Romain; Benden, Christian; Soccal, Paola M; Magnan, Antoine; Aubert, John-David; Marsland, Benjamin J; Nicod, Laurent P; SysCLAD Consortium (2016). Airway microbiota determines innate cell inflammatory or tissue remodeling profiles in lung transplantation. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 194(10):1252-1263.

Matter-Walstra, Klazien; Schwenkglenks, Matthias; Aebi, Stefan; Dedes, Konstantin; Diebold, Joachim; Pietrini, Mario; Klingbiel, Dirk; von Moos, Roger; Gautschi, Oliver; Swiss Group for Clinical Cancer Research (SAKK) (2016). A cost-effectiveness analysis of nivolumab versus docetaxel for advanced nonsquamous NSCLC including PD-L1 testing. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 11(11):1846-1855.

Weder, Walter; Inci, Ilhan (2016). Carinal resection and sleeve pneumonectomy. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 8(Suppl 11):S882-S888.

Collaud, Stéphane; Benden, Christian; Ganter, Christoph; Hillinger, Sven; Opitz, Isabelle; Schneiter, Didier; Schuepbach, Reto; Inci, Ilhan; Weder, Walter (2016). Extracorporeal life support as bridge to lung retransplantation: a multicenter pooled data analysis. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 102(5):1680-1686.

Yammine, Sophie; Summermatter, Selina; Singer, Florian; Lauener, Roger; Latzin, Philipp (2016). Feasibility of nitrogen multiple-breath washout in inexperienced children younger than 7 years. Pediatric Pulmonology, 51(11):1183-1190.

Armato, Samuel G; Blyth, Kevin G; Keating, Jane J; Katz, Sharyn; Tsim, Selina; Coolen, Johan; Gudmundsson, Eyjolfur; Opitz, Isabelle; Nowak, Anna K (2016). Imaging in pleural mesothelioma: A review of the 13th International Conference of the International Mesothelioma Interest Group. Lung Cancer, 101:48-58.

Clarenbach, Christian F; Nicod, Laurent P; Kohler, Malcolm (2016). Real-world asthma management with inhaler devices in Switzerland - results of the asthma survey. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 8(11):3096-3104.

Franzen, Daniel; Bratton, Daniel J; Clarenbach, Christian F; Freitag, Lutz; Kohler, Malcolm (2016). Target-controlled versus fractionated propofol sedation in flexible bronchoscopy: A randomized noninferiority trial. Respirology, 21(8):1445-1451.

Filosso, Pier Luigi; Yao, Xiaopan; Ruffini, Enrico; Ahmad, Usman; Antonicelli, Alberto; Huang, James; Guerrera, Francesco; Venuta, Federico; van Raemdonck, Dirk; Travis, William; Lucchi, Marco; Rimner, Andreas; Thomas, Pascal; Weder, Walter; Rocco, Gaetano; Detterbeck, Frank; Korst, Robert (2016). Comparison of outcomes between neuroendocrine thymic tumours and other subtypes of thymic carcinomas: a joint analysis of the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons and the International Thymic Malignancy Interest Group. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 50(4):766-771.

Yammine, Sophie; Schmidt, Anne; Sutter, Oliver; Fouzas, Sotirios; Singer, Florian; Frey, Urs; Latzin, Philipp (2016). Functional evidence for continued alveolarisation in former preterms at school age? European Respiratory Journal, 47:147-155.

Tan, Hern-Tze Tina; Sugita, Kazunari; Akdis, Cezmi A (2016). Novel biologicals for the treatment of allergic diseases and asthma. Current Allergy and Asthma Reports, 16(10):70.

Jantzen, Anika; Opoku-Pare, Miriam; Bieli, Christian; Ruf, Katharina; Hebestreit, Helge; Moeller, Alexander (2016). Perspective on cystic fibrosis and physical activity: Is there a difference compared to healthy individuals? Pediatric Pulmonology, 51(10):1020-1030.

Franzen, Daniel; Lim, Marisa; Bratton, Daniel J; Kuster, Stefan P; Kohler, Malcolm (2016). The Roles of the Charlson Comorbidity Index and Time to First Antibiotic Dose as Predictors of Outcome in Pneumococcal Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Lung, 194(5):769-775.

Frei, Anja; Siebeling, Lara; Wolters, Callista; Held, Leonhard; Muggensturm, Patrick; Strassmann, Alexandra; Zoller, Marco; Ter Riet, Gerben; Puhan, Milo A (2016). The inaccuracy of patient recall for COPD exacerbation rate estimation and its implications: results from central adjudication. Chest, 150(4):860-868.

Kohler, Malcolm (2016). Why should we care about upper airway inflammation in obstructive sleep apnoea? European Respiratory Journal, 48(4):982-983.

Brüstle, K; Lema, S; Komminoth, P; Weder, W; Vrugt, B; Jungraithmayr, W (2016). Placental transmogrification of the lung presenting as progressive symptomatic bullous emphysema. Thorax:2.

Schmidt, Henner M; El Lakis, Mustapha A; Markar, Sheraz R; Hubka, Michal; Low, Donald E (2016). Accelerated Recovery Within Standardized Recovery Pathways After Esophagectomy: A Prospective Cohort Study Assessing the Effects of Early Discharge on Outcomes, Readmissions, Patient Satisfaction, and Costs. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 102(3):931-939.

Hammer, Jürg; Trachsel, Daniel; Nicolai, Thomas; Weiss, Markus; Eber, Ernst (2016). Caution to use bronchoscopic CO2 cryotherapy for foreign body removal in children. Pediatric Pulmonology, 51(9):889-891.

International Cardiac Collaborative on Neurodevelopment (ICCON) (2016). Impact of Operative and Postoperative Factors on Neurodevelopmental Outcomes After Cardiac Operations. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 102(3):843-849.

Schnyder, Marie-Angela; Benden, Christian; Faulenbach, Mirjam; Schmid, Christoph (2016). Insulin secretion abnormalities in patients with cystic fibrosis. Journal of Cystic Fibrosis, 15(5):e52-e53.

Caviezel, Claudio (2016). Observership in China: an opinion about current and future collaboration. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 8(9):E979-E981.

Verleden, Stijn E; Ruttens, David; Vandermeulen, Elly; Bellon, Hannelore; Dubbeldam, Adriana; De Wever, Walter; Dupont, Lieven J; Van Raemdonck, Dirk E; Vanaudenaerde, Bart M; Verleden, Geert M; Benden, Christian; Vos, Robin (2016). Predictors of survival in restrictive chronic lung allograft dysfunction after lung transplantation. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 35(9):1078-1084.

Leisibach, Priska; Schneiter, Didier; Soltermann, Alex; Yamada, Yoshi; Weder, Walter; Jungraithmayr, Wolfgang (2016). Prognostic value of immunohistochemical markers in malignant thymic epithelial tumors. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 8(9):2580-2591.

Guckenberger, Matthias (2016). SBRT versus lobectomy in stage I NSCLC: knowns, unknowns and its interpretation. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 8(9):2305-2309.

Ferrari, Enrico; Dvir, Danny; Guerrero, Mayra (2016). Transcatheter mitral valve replacement in degenerated calcified native mitral valves: is the currently available technology suitable? European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 50(3):391-395.

Schoenrath, Felix; Hoch, Dennis; Maisano, Francesco; Starck, Christoph T; Seifert, Burkhardt; Wenger, Urs; Ruschitzka, Frank; Wilhelm, Markus J (2016). Survival, quality of life and impact of right heart failure in patients with acute cardiogenic shock treated with ECMO. Heart & Lung: The Journal of Acute and Critical Care, 45(5):409-415.

Gaisl, Thomas; Bratton, Daniel J; Heuss, Ludwig T; Kohler, Malcolm; Schlatzer, Christian; Zalunardo, Marco P; Frey, Martin; Franzen, Daniel (2016). Sedation during bronchoscopy: data from a nationwide sedation and monitoring survey. BMC Pulmonary Medicine, 16(1):113.

Pecoraro, Ylenia; Tsushima, Yukio; Opitz, Isabelle; Benden, Christian; Schüpbach, Reto; Lenherr, Renato; Jungraithmayr, Wolfgang; Weder, Walter; Inci, Ilhan (2016). Impact of time interval between donor brain death and cold preservation on long-term outcome in lung transplantation. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 50(2):264-268.

von Segesser, Ludwig Karl; Berdajs, Denis; Abdel-Sayed, Saad; Tozzi, Piergiorgio; Ferrari, Enrico; Maisano, Francesco (2016). New, virtually wall-less cannulas designed for augmented venous drainage in minimally invasive cardiac surgery. Innovations : Technology And Techniques In Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery, 11(4):278-281.

Kriemler, Susi; Radtke, Thomas; Christen, Gregor; Kerstan-Huber, Marta; Hebestreit, Helge (2016). Short-term effect of different physical exercises and physiotherapy combinations on sputum expectoration, oxygen saturation, and lung function in young patients with cystic fibrosis. Lung, 194(4):659-664.

Mika, Moana; Korten, Insa; Qi, Weihong; Regamey, Nicolas; Frey, Urs; Casaulta, Carmen; Latzin, Philipp; Hilty, Markus; SCILD study group (2016). The nasal microbiota in infants with cystic fibrosis in the first year of life: a prospective cohort study. Lancet Respiratory Medicine, 4(8):627-635.

Jost, K; Lenherr, N; Singer, F; Schulzke, S M; Frey, U; Latzin, P; Yammine, S (2016). Changes in breathing pattern upon 100% oxygen in children at early school age. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology, 228:9-15.

Hartmann, Rebecca; Auf der Maur, Christoph; Toggweiler, Stefan; Brunner, Christian; Jamshidi, Peiman; Mueller, Xavier; Tavakoli, Reza (2016). Diastolic filling reserve preservation using a semispherical dacron patch for repair of anteroapical left ventricular aneurysm. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 102(1):73-75.

Klement, Rainer J; Belderbos, José; Grills, Inga; Werner-Wasik, Maria; Hope, Andrew; Giuliani, Meredith; Ye, Hong; Sonke, Jan-Jakob; Peulen, Heike; Guckenberger, Matthias (2016). Prediction of Early Death in Patients with Early-Stage NSCLC-Can We Select Patients without a Potential Benefit of SBRT as a Curative Treatment Approach? Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 11(7):1132-1139.

Rieber, Juliane; Streblow, Jan; Uhlmann, Lorenz; Flentje, Michael; Duma, Marciana; Ernst, Iris; Blanck, Oliver; Wittig, Andrea; Boda-Heggemann, Judit; Krempien, Robert; Lohaus, Fabian; Klass, Nathalie Desirée; Eble, Michael J; Imhoff, Detlef; Kahl, Henning; Petersen, Cordula; Gerum, Sabine; Henkenberens, Christoph; Adebahr, Sonja; Hass, Peter; Schrade, Elsge; Wendt, Thomas G; Hildebrandt, Guido; Andratschke, Nicolaus; Sterzing, Florian; Guckenberger, Matthias (2016). Stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) for medically inoperable lung metastases-A pooled analysis of the German working group "stereotactic radiotherapy". Lung Cancer, 97:51-58.

Tan, Daniel S W; Yom, Sue S; Tsao, Ming S; Pass, Harvey I; Kelly, Karen; Peled, Nir; Yung, Rex C; Wistuba, Ignacio I; Yatabe, Yasushi; Unger, Michael; Mack, Philip C; Wynes, Murry W; Mitsudomi, Tetsuya; Weder, Walter; Yankelevitz, David; Herbst, Roy S; Gandara, David R; Carbone, David P; Bunn, Paul A; Mok, Tony S K; Hirsch, Fred R (2016). The international association for the study of lung cancer consensus statement on optimizing management of EGFR mutation-positive non-small cell lung cancer: status in 2016. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 11(7):946-963.

Speck, Nicole E; Schuurmans, Macé M; Murer, Christian; Benden, Christian; Huber, Lars C (2016). Diagnostic value of plasma and bronchoalveolar lavage samples in acute lung allograft rejection: differential cytology. Respiratory Research, 17(1):74.

Radtke, Thomas; Nolan, Sarah J; Hebestreit, Helge; Kriemler, Susi (2016). Physical exercise training for cystic fibrosis. Paediatric Respiratory Reviews, 19:42-45.

Schmid, Florian A; Benden, Christian (2016). Special considerations for the use of lung transplantation in pediatrics. Expert Review of Respiratory Medicine, 10(6):655-662.

Sahin, Ayhan; Müggler, Oliver; Sromicki, Juri; Caliskan, Etem; Reser, Diana; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Alkadhi, Hatem; Maisano, Francesco; Falk, Volkmar; Holubec, Tomas (2016). Long-term follow-up after aortic root replacement with the Shelhigh® biological valved conduit: a word of caution! European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 50(6):1172-1178.

Brinkmann, Sebastian; Schroeder, Wolfgang; Junggeburth, Kristina; Gutschow, Christian A; Bludau, Marc; Hoelscher, Arnulf H; Leers, Jessica M (2016). Incidence and management of chylothorax after Ivor Lewis esophagectomy for cancer of the esophagus. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 151(5):1398-1404.

Schögler, Aline; Stokes, Andrea B; Casaulta, Carmen; Regamey, Nicolas; Edwards, Michael R; Johnston, Sebastian L; Jung, Andreas; Moeller, Alexander; Geiser, Thomas; Alves, Marco P (2016). Interferon response of the cystic fibrosis bronchial epithelium to major and minor group rhinovirus infection. Journal of Cystic Fibrosis, 15(3):332-339.

Franzen, Daniel; Diacon, Andreas H; Freitag, Lutz; Schubert, Pawel T; Wright, Colleen A; Schuurmans, Macé M (2016). Ultrathin bronchoscopy for solitary pulmonary lesions in a region endemic for tuberculosis: a randomised pilot trial. BMC Pulmonary Medicine, 16(1):62.

Dürr, Selina; Hersberger, Kurt E; Zeller, Andreas; Scheuzger, Jonas; Miedinger, David; Gregoriano, Claudia; Leuppi, Jörg D; Steurer-Stey, Claudia (2016). The integrated care of asthma in Switzerland (INCAS)-study: Patients' perspective of received asthma care and their interest in asthma education. Journal of Asthma, 53(9):955-963.

Schwarz, Esther I; Schlatzer, Christian; Stehli, Julia; Kaufmann, Philipp A; Bloch, Konrad E; Stradling, John R; Kohler, Malcolm (2016). Effect of CPAP Withdrawal on myocardial perfusion in OSA: A randomized controlled trial. Respirology, 21(6):1126-1133.

Loss, Georg J; Depner, Martin; Hose, Alexander J; Genuneit, Jon; Karvonen, Anne M; Hyvärinen, Anne; Roduit, Caroline; Kabesch, Michael; Lauener, Roger; Pfefferle, Petra Ina; Pekkanen, Juha; Dalphin, Jean-Charles; Riedler, Josef; Braun-Fahrländer, Charlotte; von Mutius, Erika; Ege, Markus J; PASTURE (2016). The early development of wheeze. environmental determinants and genetic susceptibility at 17q21. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 193(8):889-897.

Pecoraro, Felice; Shingaki, Masami; Steuer, Johnny; Chaykovska, Lyubov; Rancic, Zoran; Weber, Alberto; Nguyen-Kim, Thi Dan Linh; Bettex, Dominique; Veith, Frank J; Lachat, Mario L (2016). Treatment of isolated ascending aortic aneurysm by off-pump epiaortic wrapping is safe and durable. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 23(2):286-291.

Rothschild, S I; Zippelius, A; Prince, S Savic; Gonzalez, M; Weder, W; Xyrafas, A; Rusterholz, C; Pless, M (2016). 129TiP: SAKK 16/14 - anti-PD-L1 antibody durvalumab (MEDI4736) in addition to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in patients with stage IIIA (N2) non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC): a multicenter single-arm phase II trial. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 11(4 Suppl):S112.

Levine, Deborah J; Glanville, Allan R; Aboyoun, Christina; Belperio, John; Benden, Christian; Berry, Gerald J; Hachem, Ramsey; Hayes, Don; Neil, Desley; Reinsmoen, Nancy L; Snyder, Laurie D; Sweet, Stuart; Tyan, Dolly; Verleden, Geert; Westall, Glen; Yusen, Roger D; Zamora, Martin; Zeevi, Adriana (2016). Antibody-mediated rejection of the lung: a consensus report of the international society for heart and lung transplantation. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 35(4):397-406.

Yamada, Yoshito; Jang, Jae-Hwi; De Meester, Ingrid; Baerts, Lesley; Vliegen, Gwendolyn; Inci, Ilhan; Yoshino, Ichiro; Weder, Walter; Jungraithmayr, Wolfgang (2016). CD26 costimulatory blockade improves lung allograft rejection and is associated with enhanced interleukin-10 expression. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 35(4):508-517.

Martini, Katharina; Meier, Andreas; Opitz, Isabelle; Weder, Walter; Veit-Haibach, Patrick; Stahel, Rolf A; Frauenfelder, Thomas (2016). Diagnostic accuracy of sequential co-registered PET+MR in comparison to PET/CT in local thoracic staging of malignant pleural mesothelioma. Lung Cancer, 94:40-45.

Franzen, Daniel; Ciurea, Adrian; Bratton, Daniel J; Clarenbach, Christian F; Latshang, Tsogyal D; Russi, Erich W; Kyburz, Diego; Kohler, Malcolm (2016). Effect of rituximab on pulmonary function in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Pulmonary pharmacology & therapeutics, 37:24-9.

Opitz, Isabelle; Weder, Walter (2016). Clinical relevance of our multimodality prognostic score. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 11(3):e39-e40.

Hickey, Graeme L; Dunning, Joel; Seifert, Burkhardt; Sodeck, Gottfried; Carr, Matthew J; Burger, Hans Ulrich; Beyersdorf, Friedhelm (2016). Corrigendum to 'Statistical and data reporting guidelines for the European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery and the Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery' [Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2015;48:180-93]. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 49(3):1024.

Sepesi, Boris; Schmidt, Henner E; Lada, Michal; Correa, Arlene M; Walsh, Garrett L; Mehran, Reza J; Rice, David C; Roth, Jack A; Vaporciyan, Ara A; Ajani, Jaffer A; Watson, Thomas J; Swisher, Stephen G; Low, Donald E; Hofstetter, Wayne L (2016). Survival in Patients With Esophageal Adenocarcinoma Undergoing Trimodality Therapy Is Independent of Regional Lymph Node Location. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 101(3):1075-1080.

Husain, Shahid; Sole, Amparo; Alexander, Barbara D; Aslam, Saima; Avery, Robin; Benden, Christian; Billaud, Eliane M; Chambers, Daniel; Danziger-Isakov, Lara; Fedson, Savitri; Gould, Kate; Gregson, Aric; Grossi, Paolo; Hadjiliadis, Denis; Hopkins, Peter; Luong, Me-Linh; Marriott, Debbie J E; Monforte, Victor; Muñoz, Patricia; Pasqualotto, Alessandro C; Roman, Antonio; Silveira, Fernanda P; Teuteberg, Jeffrey; Weigt, Stephen; Zaas, Aimee K; Zuckerman, Andreas; Morrissey, Orla (2016). The 2015 International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation Guidelines for the management of fungal infections in mechanical circulatory support and cardiothoracic organ transplant recipients: Executive summary. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 35(3):261-282.

Rauch, Daniela; Wetzke, Martin; Reu, Simone; Wesselak, Waltraud; Schams, Andrea; Hengst, Meike; Kammer, Birgit; Ley-Zaporozhan, Julia; Kappler, Matthias; Proesmans, Marijke; Lange, Joanna; Escribano, Amparo; Kerem, Eitan; Ahrens, Frank; Brasch, Frank; Schwerk, Nicolaus; Griese, Matthias; PTI (Persistent Tachypnea of Infancy) Study Group of the Kids Lu; Bieli, Christian (2016). Persistent Tachypnea of Infancy. Usual and Aberrant. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 193(4):438-447.

Gaugg, Martin Thomas; Gomez, Diego Garcia; Barrios-Collado, Cesar; Vidal-de-Miguel, Guillermo; Kohler, Malcolm; Zenobi, Renato; Martinez-Lozano Sinues, Pablo (2016). Expanding metabolite coverage of real-time breath analysis by coupling a universal secondary electrospray ionization source and high resolution mass spectrometry - a pilot study on tobacco smokers. Journal of breath research, 10(1):016010.

Hoffmann, Harald; Kohl, Thomas A; Hofmann-Thiel, Sabine; Merker, Matthias; Beckert, Patrick; Jaton, Katia; Nedialkova, Lubov; Sahalchyk, Evgeni; Rothe, Thomas; Keller, Peter M; Niemann, Stefan (2016). Delamanid and bedaquiline resistance in mycobacterium tuberculosis ancestral beijing genotype causing extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in a tibetan refugee. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 193(3):337-340.

Heitzmann, Dirk; Buehler, Philipp; Schweda, Frank; Georgieff, Michael; Warth, Richard; Thomas, Joerg (2016). The in vivo respiratory phenotype of the adenosine A1 receptor knockout mouse. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology, 222:16-28.

Yammine, Sophie; Singer, Florian; Latzin, Philipp (2016). CFTR modulation for young children with cystic fibrosis. Lancet Respiratory Medicine, 4(2):84-85.

Alves, Marco P; Schögler, Aline; Ebener, Simone; Vielle, Nathalie J; Casaulta, Carmen; Jung, Andreas; Moeller, Alexander; Geiser, Thomas; Regamey, Nicolas (2016). Comparison of innate immune responses towards rhinovirus infection of primary nasal and bronchial epithelial cells. Respirology, 21(2):304-312.

Schwarz, Esther I; Martinez-Lozano Sinues, Pablo; Bregy, Lukas; Gaisl, Thomas; Garcia Gomez, Diego; Gaugg, Martin T; Suter, Yannick; Stebler, Nina; Nussbaumer-Ochsner, Yvonne; Bloch, Konrad E; Stradling, John R; Zenobi, Renato; Kohler, Malcolm (2016). Effects of CPAP therapy withdrawal on exhaled breath pattern in obstructive sleep apnoea. Thorax, 71(2):110-117.

Jungraithmayr, Wolfgang; Brüstle, Karina; Weder, Walter (2016). Harnessing regulatory B cells to prevent experimental obliterative bronchiolitis. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 151(2):497-498.

Schögler, Aline; Muster, Ricardo J; Kieninger, Elisabeth; Casaulta, Carmen; Tapparel, Caroline; Jung, Andreas; Moeller, Alexander; Geiser, Thomas; Regamey, Nicolas; Alves, Marco P (2016). Vitamin D represses rhinovirus replication in cystic fibrosis cells by inducing LL-37. European Respiratory Journal, 47(2):520-530.

Bezel, Pascal; Tischler, Verena; Robinson, Cecile; Baumueller, Stephan; Bode-Lesniewska, Beata; Kohler, Malcolm; Freitag, Lutz; Franzen, Daniel (2016). Diagnostic Value of Bronchoalveolar Lavage for Diagnosis of Suspected Peripheral Lung Cancer. Clinical Lung Cancer, 17(5):e151-e156.

Singer, Florian; Casaulta, Carmen; Latzin, Philipp (2016). How to monitor early cystic fibrosis lung disease. by multiple-breath washout, chest computed tomography, or both? American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 193(1):7-8.

Domínguez, J; Boettger, E C; Cirillo, D; Cobelens, F; Eisenach, K D; Gagneux, S; Hillemann, D; Horsburgh, R; Molina-Moya, B; Niemann, S; Tortoli, E; Whitelaw, A; Lange, C (2016). Clinical implications of molecular drug resistance testing for Mycobacterium tuberculosis: a TBNET/RESIST-TB consensus statement. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, 20(1):24-42.

Trumello, Cinzia; Pozzoli, Alberto; Mazzone, Patrizio; Nascimbene, Simona; Bignami, Elena; Cireddu, Manuela; Della Bella, Paolo; Alfieri, Ottavio; Benussi, Stefano (2016). Electrophysiological findings and long-term outcomes of percutaneous ablation of atrial arrhythmias after surgical ablation for atrial fibrillation. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 49(1):273-280.

Latal, Beatrice (2016). Evidence for improved outcome for children born with a univentricular heart defect? European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 49(1):174-175.

Burtin, Chris; Ter Riet, Gerben; Puhan, Milo A; Waschki, Benjamin; Garcia-Aymerich, Judith; Pinto-Plata, Victor; Celli, Bartolome; Watz, Henrik; Spruit, Martijn A (2016). Handgrip weakness and mortality risk in COPD: a multicentre analysis. Thorax, 71(1):86-87.

De Bonis, Michele; Taramasso, Maurizio; Lapenna, Elisabetta; Denti, Paolo; La Canna, Giovanni; Buzzatti, Nicola; Pappalardo, Federico; Di Giannuario, Giovanna; Cioni, Micaela; Giacomini, Andrea; Alfieri, Ottavio (2016). MitraClip therapy and surgical edge-to-edge repair in patients with severe left ventricular dysfunction and secondary mitral regurgitation: mid-term results of a single-centre experience. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 49(1):255-262.

Leuzzi, Giovanni; Rocco, Gaetano; Ruffini, Enrico; Sperduti, Isabella; Detterbeck, Frank; Weder, Walter; Venuta, Federico; Van Raemdonck, Dirk; Thomas, Pascal; Facciolo, Francesco; ESTS Thymic Working Group (2016). Multimodality therapy for locally advanced thymomas: A propensity score-matched cohort study from the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons Database. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 151(1):47-57.e1.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Maisano, Francesco; De Bonis, Michele; Pozzoli, Alberto; Schiavi, Davide; Benussi, Stefano; Grimaldi, Antonio; La Canna, Giovanni; Alfieri, Ottavio (2016). Prognostic impact and late evolution of untreated moderate (2/4+) functional tricuspid regurgitation in patients undergoing aortic valve replacement. Journal of Cardiac Surgery, 31(1):9-14.

Seiler, Annina; Klaghofer, Richard; Ture, Maria; Komossa, Katja; Martin-Soelch, Chantal; Jenewein, Josef (2016). A systematic review of health-related quality of life and psychological outcomes after lung transplantation. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 35(2):195-202.

Bousquet, J; Hellings, P W; et al (2016). ARIA 2016: Care pathways implementing emerging technologies for predictive medicine in rhinitis and asthma across the life cycle. Clinical and Translational Allergy, 6:47.

Dhami, Sangeeta; Nurmatov, Ulugbek; Pajno, Giovanni Battista; et al (2016). Allergen immunotherapy for IgE-mediated food allergy: protocol for a systematic review. Clinical and Translational Allergy, 6:24.

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Sievi, Noriane A; Clarenbach, Christian F; Kohler, Malcolm (2016). Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and cardiac repolarization: data from a randomized controlled trial. Respiration, 91(4):288-295.

Bratton, Daniel J; Kohler, Malcolm (2016). Comments on "Meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials of oral mandibular advancement devices and continuous positive airway pressure for obstructive sleep apnoea-hypopnoea" by Sharples et al. Sleep medicine reviews, 27:39-40.

Bøgh, Katrine Lindholm; et al; O'Mahony, Liam (2016). Current challenges facing the assessment of the allergenic capacity of food allergens in animal models. Clinical and Translational Allergy, 6:21.

Yu, Tsung; Frei, Anja; Ter Riet, Gerben; Puhan, Milo A (2016). Determinants of physical activity in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a 5-year prospective follow-up study. Respiration, 92(2):72-79.

Kohler, Malcolm; Stradling, John R (2016). Does continuous positive airway pressure therapy improve non-alcoholic fatty liver disease? Respirology, 21(2):209-210.

Schmid, Florian A; Inci, Ilhan; Bürgi, Urs; Hillinger, Sven; Schneiter, Didier; Opitz, Isabelle; Huber, Lars C; Isenring, Bruno D; Jungraithmayr, Wolfgang; Schuurmans, Macé M; Weder, Walter; Benden, Christian (2016). Favorable outcome of children and adolescents undergoing lung transplantation at a European adult center in the new era. Pediatric Pulmonology, 51(11):1222-1228.

Schaer, Christian A; Deuel, Jeremy W; Schildknecht, Daniela; Mahmoudi, Leila; Garcia-Rubio, Ines; Owczarek, Catherine; Schauer, Stefan; Kissner, Reinhard; Banerjee, Uddyalok; Palmer, Andre F; Spahn, Donat R; Irwin, David C; Vallelian, Florence; Buehler, Paul W; Schaer, Dominik J (2016). Haptoglobin Preserves Vascular Nitric Oxide Signaling During Hemolysis. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 193(10):1111-1122.

Schnyder, Marie-Angela; Benden, Christian; Schmid, Christoph (2016). HbA1c: An effective screening tool for cystic fibrosis related diabetes? Journal of Cystic Fibrosis, 15(2):261-262.

Schulze, Johannes; Biedebach, Silke; Christmann, Martin; Herrmann, Eva; Voss, Sandra; Zielen, Stefan (2016). Impulse oscillometry as a predictor of asthma exacerbations in young children. Respiration, 91(2):107-114.

Nagavci, B L; de Gelder, R; Martikainen, P; Deboosere, P; Bopp, Matthias; Rychtaříková, J; Kalediene, R; Leinsalu, M; Mackenbach, J P (2016). Inequalities in tuberculosis mortality: long-term trends in 11 European countries. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, 20(5):574-581.

Hafen, Gaudenz M; Grenzbach, Andrea-Claudia; Moeller, Alexander; Rochat, Mascha K (2016). Lack of concordance in parapneumonic effusion management in children in central Europe. Pediatric Pulmonology, 51(4):411-417.

Tolboom, Herman; Olejníčková, Veronika; Reser, Diana; Rosser, Barbara; Wilhelm, Markus J; Gassmann, Max; Bogdanova, Anna; Falk, Volkmar (2016). Moderate hypothermia during ex vivo machine perfusion promotes recovery of hearts donated after cardiocirculatory death†. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 49(1):25-31.

Berdajs, Denis; Mosbahi, Selim; Forro, Zalan; Gerber, Christof; Ferrari, Enrico; Charbonnier, Dominique; von Segesser, Ludwig K (2016). Numerical analysis of the 3-dimensional aortic root morphology during the cardiac cycle. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 49(4):1213-1221.

Antoniades, Charalambos; Lee, Regent; Kohler, Malcolm; Stradling, John R (2016). Paradoxical decrease in isoprostane and increase in superoxide dismutase following CPAP withdrawal in OSA. European Respiratory Journal, 47(3):1014-1015.

Radtke, Thomas; Benden, Christian; Kriemler, Susi (2016). Physical activity and exercise training in lung transplant recipients with cystic fibrosis: ‘what we know, what we don’t know and where to go’. Lung, 194(1):177-178.

Hasler, Elisabeth D; Müller-Mottet, Séverine; Furian, Michael; Saxer, Stéphanie; Huber, Lars C; Maggiorini, Marco; Speich, Rudolf; Bloch, Konrad E; Ulrich, Silvia (2016). Pressure-Flow During Exercise Catheterization Predicts Survival in Pulmonary Hypertension. Chest, 150(1):57-67.

Cottini, Silvia R; Ehlers, Ulrike E; Pagnamenta, Alberto; Brandi, Giovanna; Weder, Walter; Schuepbach, Reto A; Béchir, Markus; Benden, Christian (2016). Pretransplant dyslipidaemia influences primary graft dysfunction after lung transplantation. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 22(4):402-405.

Somaini, Gina; Hasler, Elisabeth D; Saxer, Stéphanie; Huber, Lars C; Lichtblau, Mona; Speich, Rudolf; Bloch, Konrad E; Ulrich, Silvia (2016). Prevalence of anxiety and depression in pulmonary hypertension and changes during therapy. Respiration, 91(5):359-366.

Heinrich, Henriette; Neuenschwander, Anne; Russmann, Stefan; Misselwitz, Benjamin; Benden, Christian; Schuurmans, Macé M (2016). Prevalence of gastrointestinal dysmotility and complications detected by abdominal plain films after lung transplantation: a single-centre cohort study. BMJ Open Respiratory Research, 3(1):e000162.

Aigner, Fabian; Speich, Rudolf; Schuurmans, Macé Matthew (2016). Prominent bronchial vasculature, hemoptysis, and bilateral ground-glass opacities in a young woman with mitral stenosis. Jornal Brasileiro de Pneumologia, 42(5):386.

Jungraithmayr, Wolfgang; Tzafos, Stefanos; Distler, Oliver; Kolios, Antonios G A; Weder, Walter; Franzen, Daniel (2016). Rapid growth of lung nodules due to combined pulmonary vasculitis, silicoanthracosis, and chondrocalcinosis. Canadian Respiratory Journal, 2016:9254374.

Kostron, Arthur; Friess, Martina; Crameri, Ornella; Inci, Ilhan; Schneiter, Didier; Hillinger, Sven; Stahel, Rolf; Weder, Walter; Opitz, Isabelle (2016). Relapse pattern and second-line treatment following multimodality treatment for malignant pleural mesothelioma†. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 49(5):1516-1523.

Kowalski, Marek L; Ansotegui, Ignacio; Aberer, Werner; et al (2016). Risk and safety requirements for diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in allergology: World Allergy Organization Statement. World Allergy Organization Journal, 9(1):33.

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Radtke, Thomas; Puhan, Milo A; Hebestreit, Helge; Kriemler, Susi (2016). The 1-min sit-to-stand test—A simple functional capacity test in cystic fibrosis? Journal of Cystic Fibrosis, 15(2):223-226.

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2015

Rochester, Carolyn L; Vogiatzis, Ioannis; Holland, Anne E; Lareau, Suzanne C; Marciniuk, Darcy D; Puhan, Milo A; Spruit, Martijn A; Masefield, Sarah; Casaburi, Richard; Clini, Enrico M; Crouch, Rebecca; Garcia-Aymerich, Judith; Garvey, Chris; Goldstein, Roger S; Hill, Kylie; Morgan, Michael; Nici, Linda; Pitta, Fabio; Ries, Andrew L; Singh, Sally J; Troosters, Thierry; Wijkstra, Peter J; Yawn, Barbara P; ZuWallack, Richard L (2015). An official American Thoracic Society/European Respiratory Society policy statement: enhancing implementation, use, and delivery of pulmonary rehabilitation. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 192(11):1373-1386.

Ferrari, Enrico; Siniscalchi, Giuseppe; Tozzi, Piergiorgio; von Segesser, Ludwig (2015). Aortic annulus stabilization technique for rapid deployment aortic valve replacement. Innovations : Technology And Techniques In Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery, 10(5):360-362.

Most, Henriette; Reinhard, Brigitta; Gahl, Brigitta; Englberger, Lars; Kadner, Alexander; Weber, Alberto; Schmidli, Jürg; Carrel, Thierry P; Huber, Christoph (2015). Is surgery in acute aortic dissection type A still contraindicated in the presence of preoperative neurological symptoms? European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 48(6):945-950.

Czerny, Martin (2015). Re: Impact of the entry site on late outcome in acute Stanford type B aortic dissection. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 48(5):662-663.

Ferrari, Enrico; Berdajs, Denis; Tozzi, Piergiorgio; Siniscalchi, Giuseppe; von Segesser, Ludwig K (2015). Apical closure device for transapical valve procedures†. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 21(5):561-564.

Bratton, Daniel J; Gaisl, Thomas; Schlatzer, Christian; Kohler, Malcolm (2015). Comparison of the effects of continuous positive airway pressure and mandibular advancement devices on sleepiness in patients with obstructive sleep apnoea: a network meta-analysis. Lancet Respiratory Medicine, 3(11):869-878.

Hebestreit, Helge; Kriemler, Susi; Radtke, Thomas (2015). Exercise for all cystic fibrosis patients: is the evidence strengthening? Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine, 21(6):591-595.

Somaini, Gina; Stamm, Adriana; Müller-Mottet, Séverine; Hasler, Elisabeth; Keusch, Stephan; Hildenbrand, Florian F; Furian, Michael; Speich, Rudolf; Bloch, Konrad E; Ulrich, Silvia (2015). Disease-Targeted treatment improves cognitive function in patients with precapillary pulmonary hypertension. Respiration, 90(5):376-383.

Schuurmans, Macé M; Palheiros Marques, Miguel; Freitag, Lutz; Zinkernagel, Annelies S; Achermann, Yvonne (2015). Biofilm formation in a permanent tracheal stent implanted for twenty-five years. Respiration, 90(4):327-328.

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Shrestha, Malakh; Bachet, Jean; Bavaria, Joseph; Carrel, Thierry P; De Paulis, Ruggero; Di Bartolomeo, Roberto; Etz, Christian D; Grabenwöger, Martin; Grimm, Michael; Haverich, Axel; Jakob, Heinz; Martens, Andreas; Mestres, Carlos A; Pacini, Davide; Resch, Tim; Schepens, Marc; Urbanski, Paul P; Czerny, Martin (2015). Current status and recommendations for use of the frozen elephant trunk technique: a position paper by the Vascular Domain of EACTS. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 47(5):759-769.

Pozzoli, Alberto; Taramasso, Maurizio; Colombo, Daniele Filippo; Ancona, Francesco; Cianflone, Domenico; Della Bella, Paolo; Alfieri, Ottavio; Benussi, Stefano (2015). Electrophysiological efficacy of temperature-controlled bipolar radiofrequency. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 47(5):e188-e192.

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Taramasso, Maurizio; Maisano, Francesco; Denti, Paolo; Guidotti, Andrea; Sticchi, Alessandro; Pozzoli, Alberto; Buzzatti, Nicola; De Bonis, Michele; La Canna, Giovanni; Alfieri, Ottavio (2015). Surgical treatment of paravalvular leak: Long-term results in a single-center experience (up to 14 years). Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 149(5):1270-1275.

Michielon, Guido; van Melle, Joost P; Wolff, Djoeke; Di Carlo, Duccio; Jacobs, Jeffrey P; Mattila, Ilkka P; Berggren, Hakan; Lindberg, Harald; Padalino, Massimo A; Meyns, Bart; Prêtre, René; Helvind, Morten; Carrel, Thierry; Ebels, Tjark (2015). Favourable mid-term outcome after heart transplantation for late Fontan failure. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 47(4):665-671.

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Henzler, Thomas; Goldstraw, Peter; Wenz, Frederik; Pirker, Robert; Weder, Walter; Apfaltrer, Paul; Meyer, Mathias; Buesing, Karen; Crino, Lucio; Fennell, Dean; Fink, Christian; Grunenwald, Dominique; Manegold, Christian; Pilz, Lothar; Schoenberg, Stefan O; Suresh, Senan; Vansteenkiste, Johan; Voigt, Wieland; Wängler, Björn; Schmid-Bindert, Gerald (2015). Perspectives of Novel Imaging Techniques for Staging, Therapy Response Assessment, and Monitoring of Surveillance in Lung Cancer: Summary of the Dresden 2013 Post WCLC-IASLC State-of-the-Art Imaging Workshop. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 10(2):237-249.

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Inci, Ilhan; Schuurmans, Macé; Ehrsam, Jonas; Schneiter, Didier; Hillinger, Sven; Jungraithmayr, Wolfgang; Benden, Christian; Weder, Walter (2015). Lung transplantation for emphysema: Impact of age on short- and long-term survival. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 48(6):906-909.

Meerang, Mayura; Boss, Andreas; Kenkel, David; Broggini-Tenzer, Angela; Bérard, Karima; Lauk, Olivia; Arni, Stephan; Weder, Walter; Opitz, Isabelle (2015). Evaluation of imaging techniques for the assessment of tumour progression in an orthotopic rat model of malignant pleural mesothelioma. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 47(1):e34-41.

Reineke, David; Winkler, Bernhard; König, Tobias; Meszaros, Katharina; Sodeck, Gottfried; Schönhoff, Florian; Erdoes, Gabor; Czerny, Martin; Carrel, Thierry (2015). Minimized extracorporeal circulation does not impair cognitive brain function after coronary artery bypass grafting. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 20(1):68-73.

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Weill, David; Benden, Christian; Corris, Paul A; Dark, John H; Duane Davis, R; Keshavjee, Shaf; Lederer, David J; Mulligan, Michael J; Alexander Patterson, G; Singer, Lianne G; Snell, Greg I; Verleden, Geert M; Zamora, Martin R; Glanville, Allan R (2015). A consensus document for the selection of lung transplant candidates: 2014-An update from the Pulmonary Transplantation Council of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 34(1):1-15.

Somoskovi, Akos; Bruderer, Vera; Hömke, Rico; Bloemberg, Guido V; Böttger, Erik C (2015). A mutation associated with clofazimine and bedaquiline cross-resistance in MDR-TB following bedaquiline treatment. European Respiratory Journal, 45(2):554-557.

Czerny, Martin; Reser, Diana; Eggebrecht, Holger; Janata, Karin; Sodeck, Gottfried; Etz, Christian; Luehr, Maximilian; Verzini, Fabio; Loschi, Diletta; Chiesa, Roberto; Melissano, Germano; Kahlberg, Andrea; Amabile, Philippe; Harringer, Wolfgang; Janosi, Rolf Alexander; Erbel, Raimund; Schmidli, Jürg; Tozzi, Piergiorgio; Okita, Yutaka; Canaud, Ludovic; Khoynezhad, Ali; Maritati, Gabriele; Cao, Piergiorgio; Kölbel, Tilo; Trimarchi, Santi (2015). Aorto-bronchial and aorto-pulmonary fistulation after thoracic endovascular aortic repair: an analysis from the European Registry of Endovascular Aortic Repair Complications. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 48(2):252-257.

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Dauvilliers, Yves; Tafti, Mehdi; Landolt, Hans Peter (2015). Catechol-O-methyltransferase, dopamine, and sleep-wake regulation. Sleep medicine reviews, 22:47-53.

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De Paulis, Ruggero; Czerny, Martin; Weltert, Luca; Bavaria, Joseph; Borger, Michael A; Carrel, Thierry P; Etz, Christain D; Grimm, Michael; Loubani, Mahmoud; Pacini, Davide; Resch, Timothy; Urbanski, Paul P; Weigang, Ernst (2015). Current trends in cannulation and neuroprotection during surgery of the aortic arch in Europe. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 47(5):917-923.

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Speich, Rudolf; Ulrich, Silvia; Domenighetti, Guido; Huber, Lars C; Fischler, Manuel; Treder, Ursula; Breitenstein, Alexander (2015). Efficacy and Safety of Long-Term Imatinib Therapy for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension. Respiration, 89(6):515-524.

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Agusti, Alvar; Antó, Josep Maria; Auffray, Charles; Barbé, Ferran; Barreiro, Esther; Dorca, Jordi; Escarrabill, Joan; Faner, Rosa; Furlong, Laura I; Garcia-Aymerich, Judith; Gea, Joaquim; Lindmark, Bertil; Monsó, Eduard; Plaza, Vicente; Puhan, Milo A; Roca, Josep; Ruiz-Manzano, Juan; Sampietro-Colom, Laura; Sanz, Ferran; Serrano, Luis; Sharpe, James; Sibila, Oriol; Silverman, Edwin K; Sterk, Peter J; Sznajder, Jacob I (2015). Personalized respiratory medicine: Exploring the horizon, addressing the issues. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 191(4):391-401.

Schönmann, M; Sievi, N A; Clarenbach, C F; Brack, T; Brutsche, M; Frey, M; Irani, S; Leuppi, J D; Ruediger, J; Senn, O; Thurnheer, R; Kohler, M (2015). Physical activity and the frequency of acute exacerbations in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Lung, 193(1):63-70.

Dave, Mital H; Gerber, Andreas; Bailey, Martin; Gysin, Claudine; Hoeve, Hans; Hammer, Juerg; Nicolai, Thomas; Weiss, Markus (2015). Prevalence and characteristics of tracheal cobblestoning in children. Pediatric Pulmonology, 50(10):995-999.

Rusch, Andreas; Ziltener, Gabriela; Nackaerts, Kristiaan; Weder, Walter; Stahel, Rolf A; Felley-Bosco, Emanuela (2015). Prevalence of BRCA-1 associated protein 1 germline mutation in sporadic malignant pleural mesothelioma cases. Lung Cancer, 87(1):77-79.

Kostron, A; Horn-Tutic, M; Franzen, D; Kestenholz, P; Schneiter, D; Opitz, I; Kohler, M; Weder, W (2015). Repeated lung volume reduction surgery is successful in selected patients. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 48(5):710-715.

Bettex, Dominique A; Wanner, Patrick M; Bosshart, Marco; Balmer, Christian; Knirsch, Walter; Dave, Hitendu; Dillier, Claudia; Bürki, Christoph; Hug, Maja; Seifert, Burkhardt; Spahn, Donat R; Beck-Schimmer, Beatrice (2015). Role of sevoflurane in organ protection during cardiac surgery in children: A randomized controlled trial. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, 20(2):157-165.

Hofmann, Michael; Dave, Hitendu; Hübler, Michael; Kretschmar, Oliver (2015). Simplified surgical-hybrid Melody® valve implantation for paediatric mitral valve disease. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 47(5):926-928.

Sündermann, Simon H; Gessat, Michael; Maier, Willibald; Kempfert, Jörg; Frauenfelder, Thomas; Nguyen, Thi D L; Maisano, Francesco; Falk, Volkmar (2015). Simulated prosthesis overlay for patient-specific planning of transcatheter aortic valve implantation procedures. Innovations : Technology And Techniques In Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery, 10(5):314-322.

Holubec, Tomas; Caliskan, Etem; Sündermann, Simon H; Starck, Christoph T; Plass, André; Bettex, Dominique; Falk, Volkmar; Maisano, Francesco (2015). The Use of Extracellular Matrix Patches in Cardiac Surgery. Journal of Cardiac Surgery, 30(2):145-148.

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Keglowich, L F; Borger, P (2015). The three A's in asthma - airway smooth muscle, airway remodeling & angiogenesis. Open Respiratory Medicine Journal, 9:70-80.

Wieczfinska, Joanna; Kacprzak, Dorota; Pospiech, Karolina; Sokolowska, Milena; Nowakowska, Magdalena; Pniewska, Ewa; Bednarek, Andrzej; Kuprys-Lipinska, Izabela; Kuna, Piotr; Pawliczak, Rafal (2015). The whole-genome expression analysis of peripheral blood mononuclear cells from aspirin sensitive asthmatics versus aspirin tolerant patients and healthy donors after in vitro aspirin challenge. Respiratory Research, 16(1):147.

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2014

Jackson, David J; Makrinioti, Heidi; Rana, Batika M J; Shamji, Betty W H; Trujillo-Torralbo, Maria-Belen; Footitt, Joseph; Del-Rosario, Jerico; Telcian, Aurica G; Nikonova, Alexandra; Zhu, Jie; Aniscenko, Julia; Gogsadze, Leila; Bakhsoliani, Eteri; Traub, Stephanie; Dhariwal, Jaideep; Porter, James; Hunt, Duncan; Hunt, Toby; Hunt, Trevor; Stanciu, Luminita A; Khaitov, Musa; Bartlett, Nathan W; Edwards, Michael R; Kon, Onn Min; Mallia, Patrick; Papadopoulos, Nikolaos G; Akdis, Cezmi A; Westwick, John; Edwards, Matthew J; Cousins, David J; Walton, Ross P; Johnston, Sebastian L (2014). IL-33-Dependent Type 2 Inflammation during Rhinovirus-induced Asthma Exacerbations In Vivo. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 190(12):1373-1382.

Plass, Andre; Goetti, Robert P; Emmert, Maximilian Y; Caliskan, Etem; Stolzmann, Paul; Wieser, Monika; Donati, Olivio; Alkadhi, Hatem; Falk, Volkmar (2014). The Potential Impact of Functional Imaging on Decision Making and Outcome in Patients Undergoing Surgical Revascularization. Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, 63(04):270-276.

Holubcova, Zdenka; Kunes, Pavel; Mandak, Jiri; Kolackova, Martina; Andrys, Ctirad; Krejsek, Jan; Holubec, Tomas (2014). Could pentraxin 3 be a new diagnostic marker for excessive inflammatory response in cardiac surgery? Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, 62(8):670-676.

Bratton, Daniel J; Stradling, John R; Barbé, Ferran; Kohler, Malcolm (2014). Effect of CPAP on blood pressure in patients with minimally symptomatic obstructive sleep apnoea: a meta-analysis using individual patient data from four randomised controlled trials. Thorax, 69(12):1128-1135.

Fossati, Laura; Müller-Mottet, Séverine; Hasler, Elisabeth; Speich, Rudolf; Bloch, Konrad E; Huber, Lars C; Ulrich Somaini, Silvia (2014). Long-term effect of vasodilator therapy in pulmonary hypertension due to COPD: A retrospective analysis. Lung, 192(6):987-995.

Taramasso, Maurizio; Maisano, Francesco; Denti, Paolo; Latib, Azeem; La Canna, Giovanni; Colombo, Antonio; Alfieri, Ottavio (2014). Percutaneous edge-to-edge repair in high-risk and elderly patients with degenerative mitral regurgitation: Midterm outcomes in a single-center experience. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 148(6):2743-2750.

Berdajs, Denis A; Muradbegovic, Mirza; Haselbach, Daniel; Kofmehl, Reto; Steurer, Johann; Ferrari, Enrico; Held, Ulrike; von Segesser, Ludwig K (2014). Ross procedure: is the root replacement technique superior to the sub-coronary implantation technique? Long-term results. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 46(6):944-951.

Meyer, Norbert; Dallinga, Jan W; Nuss, Sarah; Moonen, Edwin; van Berkel, Joep; Akdis, Cezmi; van Schooten, Frederik; Menz, Günter (2014). Defining adult asthma endotypes by clinical features and patterns of volatile organic compounds in exhaled air. Respiratory Research, 15(136):online.

Schumacher, Deborah S; Müller-Mottet, Séverine; Hasler, Elisabeth D; Hildenbrand, Florian F; Keusch, Stephan; Speich, Rudolf; Bloch, Konrad E; Ulrich, Silvia (2014). Effect of oxygen and acetazolamide on nocturnal cardiac conduction, repolarization, and arrhythmias in precapillary pulmonary hypertension and sleep-disturbed breathing. Chest, 146(5):1226-1236.

Husemann, Kim; Berg, Nina; Engel, Jennifer; Port, Johannes; Joppek, Christoph; Tao, Ziran; Singer, Florian; Schulz, Holger; Kohlhäufl, Martin (2014). Double tracer gas single-breath washout: reproducibility in healthy subjects and COPD. European Respiratory Journal, 44(5):1210-1222.

Lauk, Olivia; Hoda, Mir Alireza; de Perrot, Marc; Friess, Martina; Klikovits, Thomas; Klepetko, Walter; Keshavjee, Shaf; Weder, Walter; Opitz, Isabelle (2014). Extrapleural pneumonectomy after induction chemotherapy: perioperative outcome in 251 mesothelioma patients from three high-volume institutions. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 98(5):1748-1754.

Chan, C; Lang, S; Rowbottom, C; Guckenberger, M; Faivre-Finn, C (2014). Intensity-modulated radiotherapy for lung cancer: current status and future developments. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 9(11):1598-1608.

Peters, Solange; Weder, Walter; Dafni, Urania; Kerr, Keith M; Bubendorf, Lukas; Meldgaard, Peter; O'Byrne, Kenneth J; Wrona, Anna; Vansteenkiste, Johan; Felip, Enriqueta; Marchetti, Antonio; Savic, Spasenija; Lu, Shun; Smit, Egbert; Dingemans, Anne-Marie; Blackhall, Fiona H; Baas, Paul; Camps, Carlos; Rosell, Rafael; Stahel, Rolf A (2014). Lungscape: resected non-small-cell lung cancer outcome by clinical and pathological parameters. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 9(11):1675-1684.

von Laffert, Maximilian; Warth, Arne; Penzel, Roland; Schirmacher, Peter; Kerr, Keith M; Elmberger, Göran; Schildhaus, Hans-Ulrich; Büttner, Reinhard; Lopez-Rios, Fernando; Reu, Simone; Kirchner, Thomas;