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Aortic Valve Surgery

The aortic valve is located at the center of the heart. It is the core of cardiac anatomy and aortic valve surgery has led the field of cardiac surgery. This book describes all aspects of aortic valve surgery and it will help clarify daily questions regarding the clinical practice in aortic valve surgery, as well as induce inspiration and new insights into this field.

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Aortic Valve SurgeryEdited by Noboru Motomura

Published: December 22nd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/1787

ISBN: 978-953-307-600-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6616-0

Copyright year: 2011

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45677 Total Chapter Downloads

5 Crossref Citations

7 Web of Science Citations

9 Dimensions Citations


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1. Intraoperative Imaging in Aortic Valve Surgery as a Safety Net

By Kazumasa Orihashi


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2. Revealing of Initial Factors Defining Results of Operation in Patients with Aortic Valve Replacement and Coronary Artery Disease

By A.M. Karaskov, F.F. Turaev and S.I. Jheleznev


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3. Which Valve to Who: Prosthetic Valve Selection for Aortic Valve Surgery

By Bilal Kaan Inan, Mustafa Saçar, Gökhan Önem and Ahmet Baltalarli


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4. Prosthetic Aortic Valves: A Surgical and Bioengineering Approach

By Dimosthenis Mavrilas, Efstratios Apostolakis and Petros Koutsoukos


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5. Valve-Sparing Aortic Root Replacement and Aortic Valve Repair

By William Y. Shi, Michael O’ Keefe and George Matalanis


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6. Aortic Valve Sparing Operations

By Bradley G. Leshnower and Edward P. Chen


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7. Clinical Outcome of Aortic Root Replacement With Cryopreserved Aortic Valve Allografts

By Aya Saito and Noboru Motomura


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8. Forecasting of the Possible Outcome of Prosthetics of the Aortal Valve on Preoperational Anatomo-Functional Hemodynamics and According to Heart Indicators

By F. F. Turaev, A. M. Karaskov and S. I. Zheleznev


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9. Aortic Valve Surgery and Reduced Ventricular Function

By Dominik Wiedemann, Nikolaos Bonaros and Alfred Kocher


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10. Relationship Between Aortic Valve Replacement and Old Age

By Jean-Michel Maillet and Dominique Somme


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11. Neurological Complications in Aortic Valve Surgery and Rehabilitation Treatment Used

By M. Paz Sanz-Ayan, Delia Diaz, Antonio Martinez-Salio, Francisco Miguel Garzon, Carmen Urbaneja, Jose Valdivia and Alberto Forteza


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12. Correction of Transposition of Great Arteries with Ventricular Septal Defect and Left Outflow Tract Obstruction with Double Arterial Translocation with Preservation of the Pulmonary Valve

By Gláucio Furlanetto and Beatriz H. S. Furlanetto


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13. An Expansible Aortic Ring for a Standardized and Physiological Approach of Aortic Valve Repair

By Emmanuel Lansac, Isabelle Di Centa, Rémi Escande, Maguette Ba, Nizar Kellil, Eric Arnaud Crozat, Eric Portocarrero, Aicha Abed, Anthony Paolitto, Mathieu Debauchez and Anne Meddahi- Pelle


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