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The ATS valve in children

  • Michael Preiß
  • D. Georgiadis
  • Y. Gybels
  • A. Lindner
  • H. Sommer
  • I. Konzag
  • G. Wagner
  • S. Zierz
  • H.-R. Zerkowski
Conference paper

Abstract

After the German reunification and the reconstruction of the Martin Luther University at Halle, a new academic cardiac surgical program was launched in May 1994. Since that time, we have performed a total of 665 valve procedures with increasing frequency. We routinely used with the exception of rare cases with contraindications to anticoagulation only mechanical valves of the bileaflet type.

Keywords

Prosthetic Valve Mechanical Valve Mechanical Heart Valve Valve Size Aortic Position 
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© Dr. Dietrich Steikopff Verlag GmbH & Co. KG, Darmstadt 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael Preiß
    • 3
  • D. Georgiadis
    • 1
  • Y. Gybels
  • A. Lindner
    • 1
  • H. Sommer
  • I. Konzag
    • 2
  • G. Wagner
    • 2
  • S. Zierz
    • 1
  • H.-R. Zerkowski
  1. 1.Clinics for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, NeurologyMartin Luther University Halle-WittenbergGermany
  2. 2.Pediatric CardiologyMartin Luther University Halle-WittenbergGermany
  3. 3.Clinic for Cardio-Thoracic SurgeryMartin-Luther-University Halle-WittenbergHalle/S.Germany

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