Browsing by Subject "Sternotomy"
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Right Minithoracotomy Versus Median Sternotomy for Mitral Valve Surgery: A Propensity Matched Study. (The Annals of thoracic surgery, 2015-08)<h4>Background</h4>The efficacy of conventional median sternotomy versus a right minithoracotomy (RT) approach to mitral valve surgery was evaluated in a single high-volume institution.<h4>Methods</h4>A retrospective analysis ...
Robotic Mitral Valve Repair in Older Individuals: An Analysis of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Database. (The Annals of thoracic surgery, 2018-11)<h4>Background</h4>National outcomes of robotic mitral valve repair (rMVr) compared with sternotomy (sMVr) in older patients are currently unknown.<h4>Methods</h4>From 2011 to 2014, all patients aged 65 years and older undergoing ...