Atlas of Cardiac Surgical Techniques

1st Edition

A Volume in the Surgical Techniques Atlas Series

Editors:

  • Frank Sellke
  • Frank Sellke
  • Marc Ruel
  • Key Features

    • Includes convenient access to the full-text online as well as procedural videos that show you how to proceed.
    • Offers step-by-step guidance on a variety of cardiac surgical techniques, both open and interventional, giving you more options for the challenges you face.
    • Discusses the hottest topics in cardiac surgery, including minimally invasive techniques, robotic surgery, aortic dissections, and more.
    • Presents more than 400 full-color illustrations and step-by-step intraoperative photographs for expert visual guidance.
    • Discusses pearls and pitfalls to help you avoid complications.
    • Uses a consistent, easy-to-follow chapter format that includes clinical anatomy, pre-operative considerations, operative steps, post-operative care, and pearls and pitfalls to make reference easy.

    Details

    No. of pages:
    456
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2009
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781416040651
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323248846

    About the editors

    Frank Sellke

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Karlson & Karlson Professor and Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Brown Medical School and Rhode Island Hospital Director, Lifespan Cardiovascular Institute Providence, Rhode Island

    Frank Sellke

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Karlson & Karlson Professor and Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Brown Medical School and Rhode Island Hospital Director, Lifespan Cardiovascular Institute Providence, Rhode Island

    Marc Ruel

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Cardiac Surgeon and Cardiac Research Chair, University of Ottawa Heart Surgeon; Associate Professor of Surgery, Cellular and Molecular Medicine and Epidemiology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada