Cardiology, thoracic surgery, hypothermia, induced, prostheses and implants, sutures, aortic aneurysm, syphilis, cardiovascular, aorta, thoracic, Heart--Surgery, Prosthesis, Aortic aneurysms, Aorta, Aorta--Surgery, Heart--Syphilis
Demonstration circa 1955 of surgical excision of aortic arch, suturing, and implantation of synthetic arch prosthesis. Compressed polyvinyl sponge shunts are used. Film has voice over by Denton A. Cooley and illustrations. See more at ic-043.pdf.
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Recommended CitationCitation Information:Texas Heart Institute, "Total Excision of Aortic Arch for Aneurysm" (1955).
DigitalCommons@TMC, Texas Medical History Documents, Historical A/V from the Texas Medical Center. Paper 47.