Vol 5, No 4 (February 2017): Annals of Translational Medicine (Focus on “Extracorporeal Life Support”)

Review Article on Extracorporeal Life Support

Initiation and management of adult veno-arterial extracorporeal life support
Ahmet Kilic, Bassam N. Shukrallah, Arman Kilic, Bryan A. Whitson
Development of a new interfacility extracorporeal membrane oxygenation transport program for pediatric lung transplantation evaluation
W. Joshua Frazier, Edward G. Shepherd, Samantha W. Gee
Considerations for analgosedation and antithrombotic management during extracorporeal life support
Pamela K. Burcham, Alan J. Rozycki, Erik E. Abel
Cannulation techniques for extracorporeal life support
Evgeny Pavlushkov, Marius Berman, Kamen Valchanov
Remote cannulation and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation transport is safe in a newly established program
David S. Grenda, Vanessa Moll, Craig M. Kalin, James M. Blum
Extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Nicholson Yam, David Michael McMullan
Extracorporeal life support for refractory ventricular tachycardia
Sujatha P. Bhandary, Nicholas Joseph, James P. Hofmann, Theodosios Saranteas, Thomas J. Papadimos
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in the pre and post lung transplant period
Nirmal S. Sharma, Mathew G. Hartwig, Don Hayes Jr

Big-data Clinical Trial Column

Hierarchical cluster analysis in clinical research with heterogeneous study population: highlighting its visualization with R
Zhongheng Zhang, Fionn Murtagh, Sven Van Van Poucke, Su Lin, Peng Lan

Perspective

Inappropriateness in laboratory medicine: an elephant in the room?
Giuseppe Lippi, Chiara Bovo, Marcello Ciaccio
Extracellular vesicles: small bricks for tissue repair/regeneration
Simona Taverna, Marzia Pucci, Riccardo Alessandro