Key Features

  • Apply the techniques and procedures of Dr. Alain Carpentier—pioneer of mitral valve reconstruction—to your practice.
  • View more than 200 detailed anatomic drawings that depict reconstruction procedures clearly.
  • Master each procedure using step-by-step instructions and a consistent chapter format.
  • Grasp the nuances of procedures thanks to "tips from the Master" and a section of questions and answers.
  • Tap into the knowledge and experience of leaders in the field of mitral valve repair and reconstruction.

Details

No. of pages:
368
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455710775
Print ISBN:
9780721691688

About the authors

Alain Carpentier

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor & Chairman, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, European Hospital of Georges Pompidou, Paris, France

David Adams

Affiliations and Expertise

Marie-Josee and Henry R. Kravis Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Chairman, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Residency Program Director, Mount Siani Medical Center, New York, NY

Farzan Filsoufi

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor in Cardiothoracic Surgery, Surgical Director of Intensive Care Unit, Director of Cardiac Valve Center, Mount Siani Medical Center, New York, NY