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Cardiac Surgery

A Commitment to Science, Technology and Creativity

Edited by Miguel Maluf

Federal University of Sao Paulo, Brazil


In this book it is shown how this specialty has evolved over the past 20 years, with significant advances in diagnosis and palliative and definitive techniques for correction of cardiovascular diseases. The book contains 10 cahpters, which are showing the classical adult and pediatric cardiac surgery.

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Cardiac SurgeryA Commitment to Science, Technology and CreativityEdited by Miguel Maluf

Published: February 26th 2014

DOI: 10.5772/50590

ISBN: 978-953-51-1228-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7194-2

Copyright year: 2014

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20145 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Crossref Citations

4 Web of Science Citations

4 Dimensions Citations


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1. New Polyurethane Prostheses for Substitution of Cardiac Valve Disease and Remodeling of the Right Ventricle in Congenital Heart Malformations

By Miguel A. Maluf, Hector A. Barone and Fabricio Sena


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2. Adult Cardiopulmonary Bypass in the Twenty-First Century — Science, Art or Empiricism?

By Paulo Roberto Barbosa Evora and Alfredo José Rodrigues


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3. Hands on as Educational Process in Cardiovascular Surgery

By Gilberto Venossi Barbosa, Carlos Manuel de Almeida Brandão and Vinicius José da Silva Nina


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4. Conservative Management of Mitral Insufficiency — An Alternative Approach

By Francisco Gregori Junior


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5. Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Without Cardiopulmonary Bypass and Without Aortic Manipulation

By José Glauco Lobo Filho, Heraldo Guedis Lobo Filho and Eduardo Rebouças Carvalho


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6. Use of Inhaled Nitric Oxide in Cardiac Surgery: What is Going on?

By Alfredo José Rodrigues, Patricia Martinez Evora and Paulo Roberto Barbosa Evora


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7. Mechanical Complications of Acute Myocardial Infarction

By Luís Augusto Palma Dallan, Luiz Roberto Palma Dallan, Luiz Augusto Ferreira Lisboa and Luís Alberto Oliveira Dallan


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8. Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome: Why Use a Hybrid Procedure?

By Miguel Maluf


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9. Surgical Repair of Stenotic Pulmonary Arteries in Tetralogy of Falllot

By Vinicius José da Silva Nina


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10. Adjustable Pulmonary Artery Banding

By Renato S. Assad


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