Chapter 14. Minimally Invasive and Minimal Access Cardiac Surgery

  1. Jan Poelaert Clinical Director1 and
  2. Karl Skarvan Professor of Anaesthesiolog2
  1. Fiona Clements

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470760239.ch14

Transoesophageal Echocardiography in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Second Edition

Transoesophageal Echocardiography in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Second Edition

How to Cite

Clements, F. (2008) Minimally Invasive and Minimal Access Cardiac Surgery, in Transoesophageal Echocardiography in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Second Edition (eds J. Poelaert and K. Skarvan), BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470760239.ch14

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Cardiac Anaesthesia and Postoperative Cardiac Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Gent University Hospital, Gent, Belgium

  2. 2

    University of Basel, Kantonsspital Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780727917966

Online ISBN: 9780470760239

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Keywords:

  • cardiac surgery;
  • sternotomy;
  • vicleoscopy;
  • robotics;
  • myocardial ischaemia

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Off-Pump Coronary Surgery

  • Conclusion