Maze III replication using radiofrequency microbipolar coagulation.

@article{Lad2004MazeIR,
  title={Maze III replication using radiofrequency microbipolar coagulation.},
  author={Vidyadhar S Lad and Anil Madhav Patwardhan},
  journal={Heart, lung & circulation},
  year={2004},
  volume={13 2},
  pages={139-44}
}
BACKGROUND The major concerns about the Cox's Maze III procedure have been the long bypass and cross-clamp times involved. We have developed a technique using microbipolar coagulation to duplicate most of the incisions described in the Maze III procedure. TECHNIQUE This procedure is performed using standard hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass and cold… CONTINUE READING