Aortic Arch Surgery: Principles, Strategies and Outcomes

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Focusing exclusively on the surgical management of aortic archdisease in adults, this concise reference provides authoritativeguidance on both standard and alternative approaches frominternationally recognized experts.

Topics include:


  • general principles of aortic diseases
  • imaging techniques
  • intraoperative management
  • neurologic protection strategies
  • options for aortic repair
  • surgical treatment of specific problems
  • complications

Abundant illustrations demonstrate significant imaging studyfindings and depict key techniques and strategies.

With its detailed descriptions and thorough explanations of awide variety of approaches to imaging, brain protection andmonitoring, and aortic reconstruction, Aortic Arch Surgery:Principles, Strategies and Outcomes gives practicing andprospective thoracic and cardiovascular surgeons access to the fullarmamentarium of management options. Anesthesiologists,perfusionists, neurologists, radiologists, and others who have aspecial interest in treating patients with thoracic aortic diseasewill also find this book an invaluable source of dependableinformation.

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About the author

Joseph S. Coselli, MD
Professor and Chief, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, BaylorCollege of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA

Scott A. LeMaire, MD
Associate Professor, Director of Clinical and TranslationalResearch, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Baylor College ofMedicine; and Cardiovascular Surgery Staff, the Texas HeartInstitute at St Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX,USA

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John Wiley & Sons
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Published on
Jan 26, 2009
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Pages
400
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ISBN
9781444300529
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Language
English
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Genres
Medical / Clinical Medicine
Medical / Surgery / General
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