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Rune Haaverstad of Bergen University Hospital in Norway discusses transit-time flowmetry in CABG.
June 14, 2009
A premature baby girl was admitted to the Children’s Heart Centre Slovakia with signs of congestive heart failure and failure to thrive. On echo a common arterial trunk type A1-A2 (Van Praagh) associated with a patent foramen ovale with near confluent pulmonary arteries was diagnosed.  The patient was referred for complete repair.
May 26, 2009
Pulmonary endoarterectomy is the treatment of choice in patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension. Traditionally, PEA is achieved by adopting periods of deep hypothermia at 18° Celsius and circulatory arrest. We present an alternative strategy, based on the application of a negative pressure in the left chambers and also in the superior vena cava.
February 23, 2009
A multidisciplinary team approach is demonstrated to close coronary fistula in a 79-year old patient. All steps from diagnosis to treatment of this rare clinical case are shown.
January 20, 2009
STSA Surgical Motion Picture 2008 Annual Meeting
December 17, 2008
STSA Surgical Motion Picture 2008 Annual Meeting
December 14, 2008
STSA Surgical Motion Picture 2008 Annual Meeting
December 8, 2008
STSA Surgical Motion Picture 2008 Annual Meeting

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