Cardiac Surgery

A Complete Guide

  • Shahzad G. Raja

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Perioperative Care and Cardiopulmonary Bypass

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Konstantinos Kalogeras, Vasileios F. Panoulas
      Pages 3-13
    3. Vasileios F. Panoulas
      Pages 15-21
    4. Shelley Rahman Haley
      Pages 23-39
    5. Chandra Katikireddy, Nareg Minaskeian, Amir Najafi, Arang Samim
      Pages 55-62
    6. Nandor Marczin, Paola Carmona, Steffen Rex, Eric E. C. de Waal
      Pages 69-79
    7. Daniel Keene, S. M. Afzal Sohaib, Tom Wong
      Pages 81-92
    8. Demetrios Stefanou, Ioannis Dimarakis
      Pages 93-99
    9. Francesco Nicolini, Tiziano Gherli
      Pages 101-108
    10. Benilde Cosmi
      Pages 109-117
    11. Louis P. Perrault, Fatima Zohra Moukhariq
      Pages 119-127
  3. Coronary Artery Disease

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 129-129
    2. Cristiano Spadaccio, Mario F. L. Gaudino
      Pages 131-137
    3. Fabrizio Rosati, Gianluigi Bisleri
      Pages 139-148
    4. Kirthi Ravichandren, Faisal G. Bakaeen
      Pages 149-155
    5. Shahzad G. Raja, Umberto Benedetto
      Pages 157-165
    6. Ming Hao Guo, Janet M. C. Ngu, Marc Ruel
      Pages 167-173
    7. Brody Wehman, Eric J. Lehr
      Pages 175-184
    8. Hitoshi Yaku, Sachiko Yamazaki, Satoshi Numata
      Pages 185-191
    9. Elbert E. Williams, Gianluca Torregrossa, John D. Puskas
      Pages 193-198
    10. Shahzad G. Raja, David Taggart
      Pages 199-206
    11. James Tatoulis
      Pages 207-217
    12. Nirav C. Patel, Jonathan M. Hemli
      Pages 219-227
    13. Joseph Nader, Pierre Voisine, Mario Sénéchal
      Pages 229-235
    14. Michael Salna, Jack H. Boyd
      Pages 237-242
    15. Manish K. Soni, Shahzad G. Raja
      Pages 243-252
    16. Nikolaos A. Papakonstantinou
      Pages 253-260
    17. Justin G. Miller, Keith A. Horvath
      Pages 261-267
    18. Vivekkumar B. Patel, Christopher T. Ryan, Ronald G. Crystal, Todd K. Rosengart
      Pages 269-275
    19. Salah E. Altarabsheh, Carolyn Chang, Yakov E. Elgudin, Salil V. Deo
      Pages 277-280
    20. Aimee Wehber, Kevin Oguayo, Joseph Pendley, Jonathan J. Allred, J. Christopher Scott, William Jeremy Mahlow
      Pages 281-288
  4. Valvular Heart Disease

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 289-289
    2. Matthew C. Henn, Marc R. Moon
      Pages 291-298
    3. Giuseppe Santarpino, Shahzad G. Raja
      Pages 299-305
    4. Adam Chakos, Tristan D. Yan
      Pages 307-314
    5. Mateo Marin-Cuartas, Michael A. Borger
      Pages 315-324
    6. Igo B. Ribeiro, Munir Boodhwani
      Pages 325-343
    7. John R. Doty
      Pages 345-349
    8. Ismail Bouhout, Ismail El-Hamamsy
      Pages 351-357
    9. Sri Harsha Patlolla, Hartzell V. Schaff
      Pages 359-371
    10. David Blitzer, Jeremy J. Song, Damien J. LaPar
      Pages 373-379
    11. Bassman Tappuni, Hoda Javadikasgari, Bajwa Gurjyot, Rakesh M. Suri
      Pages 381-388
    12. Taweesak Chotivatanapong
      Pages 389-396
    13. Kareem Bedeir, Basel Ramlawi
      Pages 397-404
    14. Bobby Yanagawa, Maral Ouzounian, David A. Latter
      Pages 405-413
    15. Christoph T. Starck, Volkmar Falk
      Pages 415-420
    16. Mattia Glauber, Antonio Miceli
      Pages 421-428

About this book


This textbook provides a succinct overview of cardiac surgery, with key concepts being emphasized throughout. An abundance of illustrations, intra-operative photographs, tables as well as information boxes, aids the reader to visualise, grasp and retain difficult concepts. The inclusion of evidence-based approaches to the management of a range of cardiac surgical conditions equips the reader with an understanding of how to overcome a variety of potentially tough clinical challenges.  

Concise Cardiac Surgery: A Complete Guide comprehensively covers a range of techniques used in cardiac surgery. It is therefore, an ideal resource for the trainee and practising cardiac surgeon seeking a practically focused text detailing how to apply the latest techniques and evidence-based approaches in their day-to-day practice.  


Heart surgery Cardiac surgical procedures Coronary artery surgery Valve surgery Cardiopulmonary bypass Pediatric cardiac surgery Computed Tomography Coronary Endarterectomy Hybrid Aortic Arch Repair Intraaortic Balloon Pump

Editors and affiliations

  • Shahzad G. Raja
    • 1
  1. 1.Harefield HospitalRoyal Brompton & Harefield NHS TrustLondonUK

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-24173-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-24174-2
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Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Internal Medicine & Dermatology