Pericardiectomy

Known as: Pericardectomies, Pericardiectomies, Excision of Pericardium 
Surgical excision (total or partial) of a portion of the pericardium. Pericardiotomy refers to incision of the pericardium.
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND This study was designed to compare the outcomes after total versus partial pericardiectomy clinically… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVES We sought to determine the association of etiology of constrictive pericarditis (CP), pericardial calcification (CA… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND The clinical spectrum of constrictive pericarditis (CP) has been affected by a change in incidence of etiological… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE To compare the results of cardiac output measurements obtained by lithium dilution and thermodilution. DESIGN Case… (More)
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1997
1997
OBJECTIVE To determine long-term outcome of dogs with neoplastic and nonneoplastic pericardial disease that undergo… (More)
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1993
1993
The operative approach to constrictive pericarditis still remains a surgical challenge. Subtotal pericardiectomy through median… (More)
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1993
1993
Thoracoscopic techniques were used to perform a pericardiectomy in 35 patients with purely effusive pericardial disease after… (More)
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1991
1991
A retrospective analysis of the records of 60 patients who underwent pericardiectomy over a 10-year period (1980 to 1990) at The… (More)
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1986
1986
To test the hypothesis that the pericardium limits maximal oxygen consumption by limiting stroke volume and cardiac output, we… (More)
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1982
1982
During a 7 1/2-year period, 102 patients underwent pericardiectomy in the Emory University Affiliated Hospitals for a wide… (More)
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