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Overview page. Subjects: Education.

Equivalent to Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework level 6, this is a qualification taken by students in Scotland who have achieved passes in Standard Grades at Credit level or...

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Is severe valve prosthesis-patient mismatch (VP-PM) associated with a higher mortality?

Shahbudin H. Rahimtoola.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

July 2006; p ublished online July 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 551 words.

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Recent advances in natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery

Hon-chi Yip and Philip Wai-yan Chiu.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

January 2016; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy. 4707 words.

Natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) has emerged as one of the most exciting areas in the field of minimally invasive surgery during the last decade. NOTES comprises a...

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Effect of oral tamoxifen on the healing of corrosive oesophageal burns in an experimental rat model

Onur Elmas, Muazzez Cevik, Tuncer Demir and Muzaffer A. Ketani.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

September 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy. 3623 words.

OBJECTIVES

Corrosive oesophagitis is a common health problem in children. Scar tissue can develop during the recovery period, and as a result, serious...

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Two-year follow-up for 45 patients with achalasia who underwent peroral endoscopic myotomy

Xia Chen, Quan-peng Li, Guo-zhong Ji, Xian-xiu Ge, Xiu-hua Zhang, Xiang-yang Zhao and Lin Miao.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2015; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy. 4188 words.

OBJECTIVES

Achalasia is an oesophageal disorder characterized by abnormalities of peristalsis and impaired swallowing-induced relaxation. The therapeutic...

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Neuroanatomy and neurophysiology

Robert Wilkins, Simon Cross, Ian Megson and David Meredith.

in Oxford Handbook of Medical Sciences

P ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Preclinical Medicine; Anatomy. 27877 words.

Organization The skull and cervical vertebrae - The meninges - Blood and ...

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The Silzone effect: how to reconcile contradictory reports?

Gary L. Grunkemeier and YingXing Wu.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

March 2004; p ublished online March 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 2509 words.

Objective: To attempt to reconcile reports containing contradictory findings with the St. Jude Medical Silzone heart valve. Methods: Major leak and thromboembolism data were...

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Acute DeBakey Type I aortic dissection without intimal tear in the arch: is total arch replacement the right choice?

Andrea Colli, Massimiliano Carrozzini, Annalisa Francescato, Marco Galuppo, Marina Comisso, Francesca Toto, Dario Gregori and Gino Gerosa.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

January 2018; p ublished online July 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 4010 words.

Abstract

OBJECTIVES

Surgical management of acute DeBakey Type I aortic dissection without intimal tear in the...

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Early and mid-term outcomes of surgery of the ascending aorta/arch: is there a relationship with caseload?

P. Narayan, M. Caputo, C.A. Rogers, H. Alwair, B. Mahesh, G.D. Angelini and A.J. Bryan.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2004; p ublished online May 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 4092 words.

Objectives: The relationship between caseload and early outcome remains a subject for debate in cardiac surgery. Surgery of the thoracic aorta is an area of specialist...

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Early Abnormalities of Cardiovascular Structure and Function in Middle-Aged Korean Adults With Prehypertension: The Korean Genome Epidemiology Study

Seong Hwan Kim, Goo-Yeong Cho, Inkyung Baik, Sang Yup Lim, Cheol Ung Choi, Hong Euy Lim, Eung Ju Kim, Chang Gyu Park, Juri Park, Jinyoung Kim and Chol Shin.

in American Journal of Hypertension

February 2011; p ublished online February 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 4037 words.

Background

Prehypertension is associated with increased cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. However, there are few population-based studies on the...

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The role of coronary angiography in acute type A aortic dissection

Reza Motallebzadeh, Divna Batas, Oswaldo Valencia, Venkatachalam Chandrasekaran, John Smith, Stephen Brecker and Marjan Jahangiri.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

February 2004; p ublished online February 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 2503 words.

Objectives: In recent years, non-invasive methods have replaced angiography in the diagnosis of aortic dissection. Angiography maybe used to evaluate coexisting coronary artery...

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