Aortic Arch Surgery: Principles, Strategies and Outcomes
Copyright © 2008 Blackwell Publishing, Ltd
Editor(s): Joseph S. Coselli, Scott A. LeMaire
Published Online: 27 JAN 2009
Print ISBN: 9781405133616
Online ISBN: 9781444300512
About this Book
Focusing exclusively on the surgical management of aortic arch disease in adults, this concise reference provides authoritative guidance on both standard and alternative approaches from internationally recognized experts.
- general principles of aortic diseases
- imaging techniques
- intraoperative management
- neurologic protection strategies
- options for aortic repair
- surgical treatment of specific problems
Abundant illustrations demonstrate significant imaging study findings and depict key techniques and strategies.
With its detailed descriptions and thorough explanations of a wide variety of approaches to imaging, brain protection and monitoring, and aortic reconstruction, Aortic Arch Surgery: Principles, Strategies and Outcomes gives practicing and prospective thoracic and cardiovascular surgeons access to the full armamentarium of management options. Anesthesiologists, perfusionists, neurologists, radiologists, and others who have a special interest in treating patients with thoracic aortic disease will also find this book an invaluable source of dependable information.