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Cardiac Surgery

Recent Advances and Techniques, 1st Edition

Edited by Narain Moorjani, Sunil K Ohri, Andrew Wechsler

CRC Press

208 pages

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Highly Commended, BMA Medical Book Awards 2014The development of new techniques as well as the refinement of established procedures has led to great progress in cardiac surgery. Providing an ideal synopsis of the growth in this area, Cardiac Surgery: Recent Advances and Techniques systematically reviews all the new developments in cardiac surgery,

Table of Contents

Minimally Invasive Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery. Minimized Extracorporeal Circulation. Recent Developments in Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation. Aortic Valve Repair. Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery. Tricuspid Valve Disease. Arrhythmia Surgery. Valve-Sparing Aortic Root Replacement. Endovascular Stent Grafting of the Thoracic Aorta. Cellular Cardiomyoplasty and Stem Cell Therapy. Left Ventricular Remodelling Surgery. Mechanical Circulatory Support. Index.

About the Editors

Narain Moorjani, MB ChB, MRCS, MD, FRCS (C-Th), Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon at Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, UK, and Associate Lecturer at the University of Cambridge.

Sunil K. Ohri, MD, FRCS (Eng, Ed & C-Th), FESC, Consultant Cardiac Surgeon at University Hospital Southampton, UK, and Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Southampton.

Andrew S. Wechsler, MD, FACC, FAHA, Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA, USA and editor emeritus of the Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Surgery / Thoracic