This video demonstrates how the author teaches a cardiac surgical resident to do a repair of a postinfarction ventricular septal defect.
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November 7, 2017
October 25, 2016
In this video, the authors show the resolution of two mechanical complications of myocardial infarction in the same patient.
June 16, 2016
Repair of a posterior ventricular septal rupture after an acute myocardial infarction is a great challenge for cardiac surgeons. The authors describe their surgical technique in this regard, giving special attention to technical maneuvers in order to achieve a successful result.
January 12, 2016
Left ventricular pseudoaneurysm is a rare mechanical complication of ischemic heart disease. This video demonstrates a repair of a large left ventricular pseudoaneurysm with two layers of patches.
January 19, 2015
This video demonstrates a patch repair on a 62-year-old male patient with situs inversus.
Ventricular Restoration for Akinesia (Modified Dor Procedure): Myocardial Protection and Surgical Approach
August 7, 2011
By C. L. Athanasuleas, MD and G. D. Buckberg, MD