Transdiaphragmatic pericardial window: a new approach.

  • Herr J. Mayer
  • Published 1993 in The Journal of cardiovascular surgery


A new transdiaphragmatic laparoscope technique is proposed which provides a large window for drainage that is rapid, safe and eliminates the need for one lung ventilation, drainage tubes, and painful incisions. 


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@article{Mayer1993TransdiaphragmaticPW, title={Transdiaphragmatic pericardial window: a new approach.}, author={Herr J. Mayer}, journal={The Journal of cardiovascular surgery}, year={1993}, volume={34 2}, pages={173-5} }