Minimally Invasive Mitral Repair: Direct Aortic Cannulation Via Right 2nd Intercostal Space.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The right 2nd interspace minithoracotomy has advantages over femoral arterial cannulation providing an alternative that should be in the arsenal of the minimally invasive surgeon; we describe here the method, the advantages, and the pitfalls.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Barac, YD; Glower, DD

Published Date

  • 2018

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 13 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 315 - 317

PubMed ID

  • 30036207

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1559-0879

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/IMI.0000000000000512


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States