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A simple technique for aortic valve replacement in patients with a patent left internal mammary artery bypass graft.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12400796     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Aortic valve replacement in patients with a patent left internal mammary artery graft is often a challenge because of the difficulties with dissection of the left internal mammary artery and optimum myocardial protection. We describe a simple technique of aortic valve replacement with a beating heart and continuous coronary perfusion for this difficult group of patients.
Authors:
Michael A Savitt; Taranpreet Singh; Sunil Agrawal; Ambuj Choudhary; Hanan Chaugle; Aftab Ahmed
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Annals of thoracic surgery     Volume:  74     ISSN:  0003-4975     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann. Thorac. Surg.     Publication Date:  2002 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2002-10-28     Completed Date:  2002-11-26     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  15030100R     Medline TA:  Ann Thorac Surg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1269-70     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
msavitt@starrwood.com
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aortic Valve / surgery*
Cardiac Surgical Procedures / methods
Heart Valve Prosthesis*
Humans
Myocardial Revascularization*
Vascular Patency
Comments/Corrections
Comment In:
Ann Thorac Surg. 2003 Oct;76(4):1337-8; author reply 1338   [PMID:  14530052 ]

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