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Featured article: High dose statins in patients waiting for cardiac surgery

Yie Roei Chee et al trialed high dose statin therapy in patients waiting for cardiopulmonary bypass surgery. The use of high dose preoperative statins resulted in evidence of lesser cardiac and renal damage.

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Aims and scope

Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery is an open access journal that encompasses all aspects of research in the field of cardiothoracic surgery. The journal publishes original scientific research documenting clinical and experimental advances in cardiac and thoracic surgery, and related fields. Topics of interest include surgical techniques, survival rates, surgical complications and their outcomes,  pediatric conditions, transplantations and clinical trials.

Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery is of interest to cardiothoracic surgeons, cardiothoracic anaesthesiologists, cardiologists, chest physicians, and allied health professionals.