AUTOGRAFT DIE FOR THE PRODUCTION OF AORTIC VALVES FROM FASCIA LATA
- DESIGN, MANUFACTURING AND TESTING OF A MOSAICPLASTY SET OF INSTRUMENTS. RÃDULESCU, Radu; BÃDILÃ, Adrian; MOLDOVAN, Laurenţiu; GHEORGHIU, Doina; MANOLESCU, Robert // Metalurgia International;May2013, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p45
The aim of the present study is to design a set of mosaicplasty instruments, to manufacture an experimental model and test it in practice. Material and methods. The set of instruments ,nust Contain the following parts: trephines for the receptor area, trephines for the donor area, ,nandrel,...
- Fifth European Center Performs Bypass Via 1-cm Incisions. // Worldwide Biotech;Sep99, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p8
Reports the installation of the da Vinci Surgical System at San Matteo Hospital in Pavia, Italy by Intuitive Surgical company. Information on the fully endoscopic, closed-chest cardiac surgical procedure done upon the installation of the system; Remarks from Mario Vigano, head of the surgical team.
- Doctors prescribe a stab in the heart. Sample, Ian // New Scientist;8/25/2001, Vol. 171 Issue 2305, p19
Reports that surgeons use silicon needles in order to detect cardiac cell damage during cardiac surgery in Spain. Why cardiac surgeons stop the heart during cardiac surgery; Description of the silicon needle developed by Abdelhamid Errachid and his colleagues from the National Microelectronics...
- Nonslip Breast Retractors with Cautery Tip Cleaners. Jun Ho Lee; Sung-Eun Kim; Tae Gon Kim; Yong-Ha Kim // Archives of Plastic Surgery;May2013, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p288
The article focuses on constructing nonslip breast retractors from conventional retractors and cautery tip cleaners. Getting the appropriate operative field during breast surgery is presented wherein the use of stainless steel retractors on slippery muscle tissue can be a hindrance. The top...
- RECONSTRUCTION OF THE AORTIC VALVE WITH FASCIA LATA INITIAL AND LONG TERM RESULTS. Senning, Å.; Rothlin, M. // Vascular Surgery;Jan1973, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p29
During a 3 1/2 to 9 1/2 years' follow-up of the first 101 consecutive patients with fascia lata replacement of the aortic valve, an increasing incidence of bacterial endocarditis and valvular shrinkage has been observed. These complications have deteriorated the initially good results. Only one...
- Interpositional Gap Arthroplasty by Versatile Pedicled Temporalis Myofascial Flap in the Management of Temporomandibular Joint Ankylosis- A Case Series Study. ANEJA, VIKAS; RAVAL, RUSHIK; KUMAWAT, VINOD; KAUR, JASLEEN; SHAIKH, AHEMER ARIF; BANSAL, ANUPAM // Journal of Clinical & Diagnostic Research;Oct2016, Vol. 10 Issue 10, p1
Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) ankylosis is a situation in which the mandibular condyle is fused to the glenoid fossa by bone or fibrous tissue. The management of TMJ ankylosis has a complicated chore and it is challenging for the maxillofacial surgeon because of technical hitches and high rate...
- The "Iconoclast," a Superb Instrument for Undermining. Lulkart II, Ralph // Journal of Dermatologic Surgery & Oncology;Apr80, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p274
The "Iconoclast" was designed to separate with ease the dermis from underlying fascia or periosteum. It dissects bluntly and thins reduces need for sharp cutting and snipping, and minimizes damage to blood vessels and nerves.
- Impact of progressive sinotubular junction dilatation on valve competence of the 3F Aortic and Sorin Solo stentless bioprosthetic heart valves. Scharfschwerdt, Michael; Sievers, Hans-H.; Hussein, Adel; Kraatz, Ernst G.; Misfeld, Martin // European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery;Mar2010, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p631
Abstract: Objective: The use of stentless bioprostheses for aortic valve replacement provides excellent haemodynamics; however, these valves bear the potential risk of progressive regurgitation over time. To overcome this disadvantage, a new generation of pericardial stentless prostheses has...
- Is re-modification of Ross operation necessary?â€ . Yurekli, Ismail; Kestelli, Mert; Gokalp, Orhan; Gurbuz, Ali // European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery;Jan2012, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p233
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Modification of the Ross aortic valve replacement to prevent late autograft dilatation" by J.W. Brown and colleagues in a previous issue of the journal.