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Cardiac

January 17, 2020
In this How-I-Teach-It tutorial, Dr. Hermsen and associates from the the University of Wisconsin, Madison, provide a step-by-step introduction to how they instituted their introductory CPB training course. 
January 14, 2020
This video demonstrates a right minithoracotomy direct implantation of a balloon expandable transcatheter aortic valve in heavy mitral annular calcification.
January 10, 2020
In this editorial, Dr Joseph Dearani, Chair of the Department of Cardiovascular Surgery at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, addresses the important and timely subject of outcomes measurement, and of transparency and public reporting of cardiac surgery outcomes.
January 10, 2020
The aim of this study was to investigate the role of free margin length and geometric height in normal aortic valves and aortic dilatation. 
January 9, 2020
Prakash P. Punjabi of the National Heart and Lung Institute and the Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust in London, United Kingdom, presents a discussion on using midline sternotomy for mitral surgery.
January 8, 2020
A medium size RCTwith encouraging surgical outcomes in the era of TAVI expansion.....
January 8, 2020
In this video, Alaaddin Yilmaz performs a totally endoscopic aortic valve replacement with a 2 cm utility incision and totally endoscopic suturing.
January 7, 2020
The authors present a patient with cardiomyopathy peripartum that led to low output syndrome, where it was supported with ECMO-LVAD system, having partially recovered the heart.
January 3, 2020
Using a standardized intraoperative autologous blood donation protocol,  surgical complications, postoperative transfusions, and transfusion volumes were all reduced.  

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