Top articles since 2019

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51 Risk of reoperative valve surgery for endocarditis associated with drug use. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2019 3.84
52 Multidisciplinary selection of pulmonary nodules for surgical resection: Diagnostic results and long-term outcomes. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2019 3.74
53 The Toughest Triage - Allocating Ventilators in a Pandemic. N Engl J Med 2020 3.39
54 Saliva is a reliable tool to detect SARS-CoV-2. J Infect 2020 3.35
55 Role of Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy for the Management of Oligometastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma. J Urol 2019 3.32
56 Risk factors of critical & mortal COVID-19 cases: A systematic literature review and meta-analysis. J Infect 2020 3.32
57 Robotic sleeve lobectomy for centrally located non-small cell lung cancer: A propensity score-weighted comparison with thoracoscopic and open surgery. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2019 3.32
58 Anosmia and Ageusia: Common Findings in COVID-19 Patients. Laryngoscope 2020 3.32
59 Results of low-dose computed tomography as a regular health examination among Chinese hospital employees. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2019 3.32
60 Letter: Precautions for Endoscopic Transnasal Skull Base Surgery During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Neurosurgery 2020 3.31
61 Co-infections in people with COVID-19: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Infect 2020 3.31
62 Considerations in the Triage of Urologic Surgeries During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Eur Urol 2020 3.31
63 Early Use of Norepinephrine in Septic Shock Resuscitation (CENSER). A Randomized Trial. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2020 3.31
64 COVID-19: Melatonin as a potential adjuvant treatment. Life Sci 2020 3.30
65 Procedural Volume and Outcomes for Transcatheter Aortic-Valve Replacement. N Engl J Med 2019 3.30
66 Positive RT-PCR test results after consecutively negative results in patients with COVID-19. Infect Dis (Lond) 2020 3.30
67 Covid-19 in Immune-Mediated Inflammatory Diseases - Case Series from New York. N Engl J Med 2020 3.30
68 A new coronavirus associated with human respiratory disease in China. Nature 2020 3.29
69 SARS-CoV-2 Cell Entry Depends on ACE2 and TMPRSS2 and Is Blocked by a Clinically Proven Protease Inhibitor. Cell 2020 3.29
70 A Pragmatic Trial of Suicide Risk Assessment and Ambulance Transport Decision Making Among Emergency Medical Services Providers: Implications for Patient Consent. Am J Bioeth 2019 3.28
71 Pain Management Best Practices from Multispecialty Organizations During the COVID-19 Pandemic and Public Health Crises. Pain Med 2020 3.27
72 Vaccinations and Immunization Status in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A Multicenter Study From the Pediatric IBD Porto Group of the ESPGHAN. Inflamm Bowel Dis 2020 3.25
73 The pathogenesis and treatment of the `Cytokine Storm' in COVID-19. J Infect 2020 3.22
74 Antenatal magnesium sulphate for the prevention of cerebral palsy in infants born preterm: a double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled, multi-centre trial. BJOG 2020 3.22
75 Clinical course of COVID-19 in a series of patients with chronic arthritis treated with immunosuppressive targeted therapies. Ann Rheum Dis 2020 3.22
76 Coronavirus disease 2019 in elderly patients: Characteristics and prognostic factors based on 4-week follow-up. J Infect 2020 3.22
77 Ten-Year Outcomes of Renal Tumor Radio Frequency Ablation. J Urol 2019 3.20
78 Acute-on-Chronic Liver Failure. N Engl J Med 2020 3.20
79 Aluminium release by coated and uncoated fluid-warming devices. Anaesthesia 2019 3.18
80 Effect of progestogen for women with threatened miscarriage: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BJOG 2020 3.12
81 Bariatric and metabolic surgery during and after the COVID-19 pandemic: DSS recommendations for management of surgical candidates and postoperative patients and prioritisation of access to surgery. Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol 2020 3.03
82 Staff safety during emergency airway management for COVID-19 in Hong Kong. Lancet Respir Med 2020 3.03
83 Impact of different intraoperative CO pressure levels (8 and 15 mmHg) during laparoscopic hysterectomy performed due to benign uterine pathologies on postoperative pain and arterial pCO : a prospective randomised controlled clinical trial. BJOG 2019 3.03
84 Data sharing and outbreaks: best practice exemplified. Lancet 2020 2.91
85 Wall stress analyses in patients with ≥5 cm versus <5 cm ascending thoracic aortic aneurysm. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2020 2.88
86 Rapid asymptomatic transmission of COVID-19 during the incubation period demonstrating strong infectivity in a cluster of youngsters aged 16-23 years outside Wuhan and characteristics of young patients with COVID-19: A prospective contact-tracing study. J Infect 2020 2.69
87 Cardiovascular Implications of Fatal Outcomes of Patients With Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). JAMA Cardiol 2020 2.69
88 Outcomes after anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery repair: A Congenital Heart Surgeons' Society Study. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2020 2.68
89 Active tuberculosis, sequelae and COVID-19 co-infection: first cohort of 49 cases. Eur Respir J 2020 2.68
90 COVID-19 outbreak: less stethoscope, more ultrasound. Lancet Respir Med 2020 2.68
91 A Cluster Randomized Trial to Screen for Abusive Head Trauma in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit-How to Manage Site-Specific Evidence of Racial/Ethnic Disparity. Am J Bioeth 2019 2.68
92 Randomized Trial of Lactin-V to Prevent Recurrence of Bacterial Vaginosis. N Engl J Med 2020 2.68
93 Progression of vascular remodeling in pulmonary vein obstruction. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2020 2.68
94 Elevated Plasmin(ogen) as a Common Risk Factor for COVID-19 Susceptibility. Physiol Rev 2020 2.68
95 Predicting mortality in patients undergoing VA-ECMO after coronary artery bypass grafting: the REMEMBER score. Crit Care 2019 2.68
96 Thirty-three, zero, nine. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2020 2.67
97 Pox Parties for Grannies? Chickenpox, Exogenous Boosting, and Harmful Injustices. Am J Bioeth 2020 2.67
98 SARS-CoV-2 Transmission in Patients With Cancer at a Tertiary Care Hospital in Wuhan, China. JAMA Oncol 2020 2.67
99 An mRNA Vaccine against SARS-CoV-2 - Preliminary Report. N Engl J Med 2020 2.67
100 Aortic uncrossing and tracheobronchopexy corrects tracheal compression and tracheobronchomalacia associated with circumflex aortic arch. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2020 2.67
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