No-clamp technique for valve repair or replacement in patients with a porcelain aorta Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Aortic Diseases
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation

abstract

  • Valve replacement or repair in the patient with a porcelain aorta can be safely accomplished with a technique based on aortic replacement under circulatory arrest. Elderly patients requiring extensive procedures and prolonged periods on bypass have a substantially increased risk for postoperative complications and death.

publication date

  • November 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2005.04.044

PubMed ID

  • 16242439

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1688

end page

  • 92

volume

  • 80

number

  • 5