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Other conditions

Joanna Chikwe, David Tom Cooke and Aaron Weiss

in Cardiothoracic Surgery

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print January 2013 | ISBN: 9780199642830
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191742842 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199642830.003.0011

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks in Surgery

Other conditions

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Myxoma - Other cardiac neoplasms - Massive pulmonary embolism - Pulmonary embolectomy - Chronic pulmonary thromboembolism - Permanent pacemaker - Surgery for atrial fibrillation - Surgery for HOCM - Chronic constrictive pericarditis - Chronic pericardial effusion - Heart failure - Surgery for heart failure - Ventricular assist devices - The VAD patient - Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation - Basic transplant immunology - Patient selection - Donor selection and matching - Donor preparation - Orthotopic cardiac transplant - Transplant care on ICU - Rejection - Heart transplantation results - Heart–lung transplantation

Chapter.  17304 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery

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