Perigraft to right atrial shunt by using autologous pericardium for control of bleeding in acute type A dissections


POSACIOGLU H. , Apaydin A. Z. , CALKAVUR T., YAGDI T. , ISLAMOGLU F.

ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, vol.74, no.4, pp.1071-1074, 2002 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 74 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2002
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s0003-4975(02)03883-3
  • Title of Journal : ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1071-1074

Abstract

Background. We report our experience with creating a perigraft to right atrial fistula by using autologous pericardium to control the inaccessible bleeding after aortic root repair in patients with acute type A aortic dissection.