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Abel, Clarke

B. D. Jackson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Surgery. 547 words.

Abel, Clarke (1789–1826), naturalist and surgeon, was born on 5 September 1789, the son of Matthias Abel. After schooling at Merchant Taylors', he was educated for the medical profession...

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Acute kidney injury and outcome following aortic valve replacement for aortic stenosis

Dadi Helgason, Solveig Helgadottir, Sindri A. Viktorsson, Andri W. Orrason, Inga L. Ingvarsdottir, Arnar Geirsson and Tomas Gudbjartsson.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

August 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine; Research Methods in Life Sciences. 5492 words.

OBJECTIVES

Most studies on acute kidney injury (AKI) following open-heart surgery have focused on short-term outcome following coronary artery bypass...

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Adams, Andrew Leith

Anthony J. Gaston.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Surgery. 644 words.

Adams, Andrew Leith (1827–1882), army surgeon and naturalist, born on 21 March 1827, was the son of Francis Adams (1796–1861), surgeon, and his wife, Elspeth Shaw (d. 1845). Appointed army...

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Adenoviral gene transfer to the heart during cardiopulmonary bypass: effect of myocardial protection technique on transgene expression

J.M. Jones, K.H. Wilson, W.J. Koch and C.A. Milano.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2002; p ublished online May 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; Molecular and Cell Biology; Molecular Biology and Genetics. 3123 words.

Objective: Adenoviral gene transfer to the arrested heart during cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) is a novel method of allowing prolonged vector contact with the myocardium. In...

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Anderson, William

J. Watt.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Surgery. 671 words.

Anderson, William (c. 1748–1778), surgeon and naturalist, was born in Scotland, probably in the area of North Berwick, Haddingtonshire. Nothing is known of his immediate family other than...

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Aortic and/or mitral valve surgery in patients with pulmonary hypertension performed via a minimally invasive approach

Priyanka Gosain, Maiteder Larrauri-Reyes, Christos G. Mihos, Esteban Escolar and Orlando Santana.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

May 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Surgery; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Transplant Surgery; Research Methods in Life Sciences. 1650 words.

Pulmonary hypertension (PH) in the setting of left-sided valvular heart disease is common, and significantly increases the risk of perioperative morbidity and mortality in patients...

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Aortic root haemodynamics following David procedure: numerical analysis of 3-dimensional haemodynamics

Denis Berdajs, Selim Mosbahi, Zalan Forro, Marco Burki and Ludwig K. von Segesser.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

June 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine; Research Methods in Life Sciences. 7344 words.

OBJECTIVES

The aim was to determine 3-dimensional (3D) geometrical deformation of the aortic root (AoR) following the David procedure in order to evaluate...

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Aortic valve replacement surgery reveals previously undiagnosed alkaptonuric ochronosis

Christian Pfeffer, Erik Bagaev, Karl Sotlar and Christian Hagl.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

January 2015; p ublished online March 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; Research Methods in Life Sciences. 81 words.

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Aortic valve replacement through full sternotomy with a stented bioprosthesis versus minimally invasive sternotomy with a sutureless bioprosthesis

Magnus Dalén, Fausto Biancari, Antonino S. Rubino, Giuseppe Santarpino, Natalie Glaser, Herbert De Praetere, Keiichiro Kasama, Tatu Juvonen, Wanda Deste, Francesco Pollari, Bart Meuris, Theodor Fischlein, Carmelo Mignosa, Giuseppe Gatti, Aniello Pappalardo, Peter Svenarud and Ulrik Sartipy.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

January 2016; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Transplant Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; Research Methods in Life Sciences. 4857 words.

OBJECTIVES

The aim of this study was to analyse early postoperative outcomes and 2-year survival after aortic valve replacement (AVR) through a...

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Aortic valve replacement with Edwards INTUITY sutureless bioprosthesis through right anterior minithoracotomy

Ilir Hysi, Ionut Carjaliu, Laurence Gautier and Olivier Fabre.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

February 2016; p ublished online November 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Transplant Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; Research Methods in Life Sciences. 700 words.

Minimally invasive aortic valve replacement through right anterior minithoracotomy has been shown as a reliable and interesting approach. However, the placement of a sutured valve may be...

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