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Author Berlin Heart Valve Symposium (2008)

Title Aortic root surgery : the biological solution / C.A. Yankah, Y. Weng, R. Hetzer, eds
Published Berlin : Springer, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xxiii, 616 pages) : illustrations
Contents Imaging of the aortic root -- Innovations in aortic valve surgery -- The Ross operation: aortic valve and root replacement with pulmonary autograft -- Aortic valve repair and aortic sparing root procedures -- Endocarditis -- Surgery for atrial fibrillation -- Hemodynamic evaluation of the bioprosthetic aortic valves -- Long-term results of biological valves -- Predictors of patient's outcome -- Anticoagulation -- Tissue engineering -- Regularatory issues on tissue valves -- Concluding remarks -- Atlas of biological valves
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Aorta -- Surgery -- Congresses.
Heart valves -- Surgery -- Congresses.
Cardiovascular instruments, Implanted -- Congresses.
Aortic Valve -- surgery.
Aortic Valve -- transplantation.
Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation -- methods.
Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation -- methods.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Yankah, A. C. (A. Charles)
Weng, Y. (Yuguo)
Hetzer, R. (Roland)
ISBN 9783798518698