Rosa Avalos

We don’t have enough information about this author to calculate their statistics. If you think this is an error let us know.
Learn More
Results A cohort of 204 patients was studied. Age 51 +/9 years; 156 (76,5%) were male; Logistic Euroscore (LE) of 5.1 +/8.4, LVEF 58 +/11. Surgery was 86 (42.2%) CABG, 79 (38.7%) valvular, 16 (7.8%) combined surgery and 23 (11.3%) others. 28 (13.7%) were self-employed. 15 of them already had a PI at the time of surgery. Patients with PI presented a LE of(More)
Method In case 1, three months after hospital discharge, a small fistula in the upper sternal scar was observed. When it was explored surgically, the fistula affected the superiorposterior part of the sternum and the pericardium was covering the prosthesis except in a small area over the left distal anastomosis of the dacron graft, which had a drop of pus.(More)
In some patients, the coronary arteries originate in a single aortic sinus, and this anatomical configuration is regarded as a significant risk factor in the arterial switch operation for transposition of the great arteries. In these cases, the coronary transfer technique has to be individualized to suit the coronary anatomy (i.e., a single ostium or(More)
  • 1