Skip Navigation LinksHome > July/August 2010 - Volume 5 - Issue 4 > A Completely Detachable Aortic Clamping Instrument for Minim...
Innovations: Technology & Techniques in Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery:
doi: 10.1097/IMI.0b013e3181f022b1

A Completely Detachable Aortic Clamping Instrument for Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery

Glauber, Mattia MD; Karimov, Jamshid H. MD, PhD

Supplemental Author Material
Collapse Box


A minimally invasive cardiac surgery is becoming more popular and is still undergoing a refinement of surgical techniques and dedicated instrumentarium as well. New specifically designed instruments are quintessence of safe surgery with improving operative outcomes and comfortable operator-oriented working conditions. In this article, we attempt to present our early clinical experience with a new aortic clamping instrument specifically developed for limited single-access minimally invasive valve surgery.

© 2010 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.


Article Level Metrics

Search for Similar Articles
You may search for similar articles that contain these same keywords or you may modify the keyword list to augment your search.