Midterm results of David reimplantation in patients with connective tissue disorder.

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BACKGROUND Few series have examined follow-up risks of the David reimplantation operation in patients with connective tissue disorder. Hence, we assessed its midterm safety and effectiveness for Marfan syndrome and other connective tissue disorders, such as Ehlers-Danlos, Loeys-Dietz, and marfanoid syndromes. METHODS Of 313 patients who underwent modified… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2012.08.043

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@article{Svensson2013MidtermRO, title={Midterm results of David reimplantation in patients with connective tissue disorder.}, author={Lars Gunnar Svensson and Eugene H. Blackstone and Mazin Alsalihi and Lillian H Batizy and Eric E. Roselli and Rebecca McCullough and Alessandro Vivacqua and Rocio T Moran and Alan Marc Gillinov and Maran Thamilarasan and Brian Griffin and Donald F. Hammer and William J. Stewart and Joseph F Sabik and Bruce Whitney Lytle}, journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery}, year={2013}, volume={95 2}, pages={555-62} }