Vol 5, No 17 (September 2017): Annals of Translational Medicine

Case Report

Unusual case of spindle cell sarcoma metastases to right ventricle: a case report and a literature review
Rezarta Frakulli, Silvia Cammelli, Fabrizio Salvi, Damiano Balestrini, Antonella Baldissera, Claudio Degli Esposti, Ombretta Martelli, Massimo Abate, Anna Piaoli, Stefano Ferrari, Alessio G. Morganti, Giovanni Piero Frezza
A case of pulmonary arteriovenous malformation: role of interventional radiology in diagnosis and treatment
Pranav Sharma, Puneet Kochar, Salil Sharma, Nishant Gupta, Shuo Li, Kusum Hooda, Yogesh Kumar
Amyand’s hernia presenting as an unusual inguinal mass: a case report
Jennifer To, Paul Hanna, Ricardo Mohammed, Shauna Trinh, Franklyn Vazquez, Jamshed Zuberi, Robert Madlinger

Big-data Clinical Trial Column

Principal components analysis in clinical studies
Zhongheng Zhang, Adela Castelló


Transcatheter mitral valve replacement: still a long way to go!
Thierry Carrel
Lung cancer prognosis: can histological patterns and morphological features have a role in the management of lung cancer patients?
Silvia Rinaldi, Rossana Berardi
Radial artery and right internal thoracic artery: jousting for the throne of coronary artery bypass grafting
Massimo Baudo, Mario Gaudino
Population health’s unanimity on lung cancer screening: far ahead of medical advice
Bruce Pyenson, Claudia I. Henschke, David F. Yankelevitz
Aortic valve repair—lessons to be learned
Johannes Petersen, Evaldas Girdauskas
Outcomes in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement: a sex-based story of success?
René Vollenbroich
What the “man in the moon” can tell us about the future of our brains
Birgit Högl
Shared decision making in the treatment of stage I non small cell lung cancer—a choice which should equally involve both sides
Aurel Ottlakan, Jozsef Furak, Gaetano Rocco
Lung cancer screening with low dose CT and radiation harm—from prediction models to cancer incidence data
Mario Mascalchi, Lapo Sali
Bevacizumab in small cell lung cancer
Giandomenico Roviello, Navid Sobhani, Daniele Generali
An immunoregulatory role of dendritic cell-derived exosomes versus HIV-1 infection: take it easy but be warned
Dimitry A. Chistiakov, Andrey V. Grechko, Alexander N. Orekhov, Yuri V. Bobryshev
Head-stem trunnion dissociation due to corrosion in total hip arthroplasty
Michael R. Whitehouse
The surgical atrial fibrillation ablation with concomitant coronary artery bypass grafting on the testing grounds of cost and 1-year mortality
Narendra Kumar
Risk of pneumonitis with different immune checkpoint inhibitors in NSCLC
Kyrillus S. Shohdy, Omar Abdel-Rahman
The sperm stewing in its own ROS—in the plastic Petri dish
Horst-Dieter Försterling, Attila E. Pavláth, Ádám R. Mester, Antonio L. B. Pinheiro, Mario A. Trelles
Maintenance therapy in autoimmune pancreatitis: a weak light into the darkness
Luca Frulloni, Nicolò de Pretis, Antonio Amodio