Cardiology, thoracic surgery, cardiopulmonary bypass, aneurysm, heart aneurysm, heart failure, myocardial infarction, polyethylene terephthalates, Heart--Surgery, Oxygenators, Aneurysms, Dacron, Sutures, Suturing, Ventricular aneurysms, Myocardial infarction--Complications, Congestive heart failure
Demonstration circa 1968 of surgical treatment of left ventricular aneurysm, along with dissection of post-mortem heart. A disposable bubble oxygenator and Dacron sutures are used. Some statistical analysis of patient outcomes follows the demonstration. Film has voice over narration by Don Macon and illustrations by Herb Smith. See more at ic-043.pdf.
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Recommended CitationCitation Information:Texas Heart Institute, "Surgical Treatment of Post Infarction Left Ventricular Aneurysm" (1968).
DigitalCommons@TMC, Texas Medical History Documents, Historical A/V from the Texas Medical Center. Paper 42.