Minimally invasive aortic valve surgery: technical considerations and results with the parasternal approach.

  • L. H. Cohn
  • Published 1998 in Journal of cardiac surgery

Abstract

BACKGROUND The history of surgery over the last 30 years has moved steadily toward minimally invasive surgery; more recent experience with the gall bladder, arthroscopy, and video-assisted thoracic surgery has confirmed this trend. METHODS Our experience in minimally invasive valve surgery between July 1996 and October 1997 included 180 patients, 80 with… (More)

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@article{Cohn1998MinimallyIA, title={Minimally invasive aortic valve surgery: technical considerations and results with the parasternal approach.}, author={L. H. Cohn}, journal={Journal of cardiac surgery}, year={1998}, volume={13 4}, pages={302-5} }