Ross' first homograft replacement of the aortic valve.

@article{Hopkins1991RossFH,
  title={Ross' first homograft replacement of the aortic valve.},
  author={Richard Alan Hopkins and James D. St. Louis and Philip C Corcoran},
  journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery},
  year={1991},
  volume={52 5},
  pages={1190-3}
}
Ross' first homograft replacement of the aortic valve was reported in 1962. The homograft has been in continuous use around the world ever since. Much has been learned about how to handle homografts, both before and during their implantation. Homografts have special advantages, which make them an appropriate choice in a number of settings. This first… CONTINUE READING