Cardiac Surgery

Author: Donald B. Doty
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323090400
Format: PDF, ePub
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Cardiac Surgery: Operative Technique, by Drs. Donald B. Doty and John R. Doty, is your essential source on how to perform today’s full range of cardiac surgical techniques. Over 1,000 crisp illustrations and expert, evidence-based discussions guide you step by step, equipping you to perform all of the latest procedures and get the best outcomes. Focus on the practical how-tos you need to perform each operation. Know what to do, what to avoid, and how to manage complications with the authors’ discussions of their preferred methods. Benefit from the seasoned expertise of two master cardiac surgeons with decades of experience. Keep your skills current with state-of-the-art coverage of coronary artery surgeries, heart-lung transplantation, lung transplantation, and much more - including the latest evidence for each procedure. Know what to look for and how to proceed with over 1,000 remarkable illustrations and photographs - many new, many in full color - that capture exactly what you will see during surgery.

Atlas of Robotic Cardiac Surgery

Author: W.Randolph Chitwood
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 144716332X
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Robotic surgery is currently devoid of adequate didactic material necessary to facilitate daily application in cardiothoracic surgical practice. This book represents the definitive atlas that will lead both the practicing and new cardiothoracic surgeons in these methods. It will define the operative pathway of each procedure, from beginning to end, for surgeons who wish to be a complete robotic cardiac surgeon and include hints and procedural pitfalls derived from the experiences of chapter contributors. The book will be illustrated with high quality illustrations and color photographs from surgical operations where appropriate. Leading surgeons have contributed to the book and provided sample illustrations for their respective chapters. Anesthetic and cardiopulmonary support preparation for each operation will be included and selected references will be provided to emphasize evidence-based outcomes.

Off Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting

Author: Shahzad G. Raja
Publisher: Nova Biomedical
ISBN: 9781620815496
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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This book offers a comprehensive overview of the various off-pump coronary artery bypass techniques. This book is divided into two sections. After introductory chapters on evolution and history, detailed evidence-based discussion of technical aspects and applications of off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting in different settings is presented. Written by experts from leading institutions around the world, this superb compilation focuses on mastery of operative techniques and also provides a thorough understanding of how to select the best procedure, how to avoid complications, and what outcomes to expect. The user-friendly format is ideal for quick preoperative review of the steps of a procedure. The editors and authors are recognised experts in off-pump surgery, and draw on their vast experience to provide a book that will serve not only as a basic manual for cardiac surgeons, both practising as well as in-training, but also as an invaluable compendium of readily understood information for cardiologists, anaesthetists, intensivists, nurses and general practitioners.

The Evolution of Cardiac Surgery

Author: Harris B. Shumacker
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253352217
Format: PDF, ePub
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"[A] classic which will surely become the standard reference for the entire field of cardiovascular surgery. . . . It is unlikely that such a comprehensive and authoritative text, and one written as elegantly, will again appear.Ó ÑDavid C. Sabiston, Jr. Ò . . . it tells how imaginative dreams can paint the canvases of tomorrow.Ó ÑJournal of the American Medical Association This book is the first complete history of the development of heart surgery, from the observations of the ancient Greeks to the extraordinary advances of the present day, noted heart surgeon Harris B Shumacker has scoured the vast literature on heart surgery in many languages and succeeded in untangling the complex strands of a fascinating story. An active and respected participant in the last half-century of this history, Shumacker brings to his narrative an expertÕs insights and a wealth of first-hand experience. With the meticulous care of a surgeon, Shumacker retraces the incremental growth in our knowledge of the human heart and its repair, with clear discussions of each innovative procedure, both the successes and the failures. He pays special attention to clarifying the individual contributions of the many doctors and researchers throughout the world who have played a role in this still-developing story. His book is both a comprehensive history and an important resource for the medical professional and the medical historian.

Operative Cardiac Surgery

Author: Thomas L. Spray
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1482254573
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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The sixth edition of this acclaimed and established operative atlas continues to provide a unique level of comprehensive detail on operative surgery of the heart and great vessels. With an international list of authors, the chapters have been updated and complemented by the same high quality artwork that has established this operative guide as the gold standard reference for the cardiac surgeon. This new edition retains the format of initial principles and justification for the procedure, followed by preoperative investigations and preparation, the operative procedure, and postoperative management. New chapters have been added on the latest techniques such as minimal invasive surgery, robotic surgery and off-pump bypass surgery. The chapters are arranged in seven sections, with each section emphasising the overall management of patients, tricks of the trade of individual authors and discussion of technical and clinical judgement. With this new and updated edition, Operative Cardiac Surgery remains the pre-eminent operative guide to a full range of cardiac conditions. Video clips of cardiac procedures, both common and rare, are included within the VitalSource edition.

Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome

Author: Robert H. Anderson
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9781846280764
Format: PDF
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-No other publication currently available offers such a comprehensive overview of the care required by a child with hypoplasia of the left heart -Address the needs of the families of children born with this condition, and is the first to includes insight from parents -Authors are acknowledged world leaders in the diagnostic, medical and social needs of children born with this condition

Advanced Therapy in Cardiac Surgery

Author: Kenneth L. Franco
Publisher: PMPH-USA
ISBN: 9781550090611
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This second edition ofAdvanced Therapy in Cardiac Surgerypresents state-of-the-art techniques and an in-depth review of cardiac surgery from the leading authorities. Each of the 62 succinct chapters represents the personal treatment protocols of the experts. The Advanced Therapy concept is renowned for conveying therapeutic information in an efficient, quick-review format. This authoritative title provides access to expert consultations on the toughest challenges facing cardiac surgeons today.

Arterial Grafts for Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery

Author: Guo-Wei He
Publisher: Springer Verlag
ISBN: 9789814021067
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This book provides updated knowledge about the biological characteristics and clinical use of arterial grafts for coronary artery bypass surgery. The book is written by world-renowned cardiac surgeons and cardiovascular research scientists working in this area.

Cardiac Surgery

Author: Gerhard Ziemer
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3662526727
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This text describes and illustrates with some 700 detailed anatomic and surgical drawings the whole spectrum of surgical procedures employed to treat acquired and congenital diseases of the heart and great vessels in adults and children. A rather traditional chapter on history of cardiac surgery precedes chapters dedicated to quality improvement, followed by ICU management in adult and pediatric cardiac surgery, and techniques of extracorporeal circulation in both age groups. Further special topics are cardiovascular tissue engineering, minimally invasive cardiac surgery, endovascular treatment of aortic diseases, and cardiac assist devices, including total artificial heart. Written by 71 internationally recognized experts from 40 cardiac units in Central Europe and North America, this book will be invaluable not only for both novice and experienced surgeons, but also for all physicians, nurses, and technicians caring for patients with heart disease of any type, at any age.

Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery

Author: Mehmet C. Oz
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1475730365
Format: PDF, Mobi
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A comprehensive review by renowned authorities of the many exciting developments occurring across the rapidly emerging field of "minimally invasive" or "minimal access" cardiac surgery. The book's distinguished panel of contributors presents the interventional cardiologists perspective, spells out the key factors for success in beating-heart coronary bypass grafting through limited incisions, and surveys the various methods of harvesting the internal thoracic artery. Other topics treated include immobilization of the surgical field, minimal access valve and congenital surgery, alternative methods of anastomosis, and port-access coronary bypass grafting. Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery summarizes all the latest findings on the powerful new techniques, as well as the results, of minimally invasive coronary surgery, including valvular heart disease, congenital heart disease, and coronary revascularization.