CASE 11-2014successful open repair of an extensive descending thoracic aortic aneurysm in a complex patient

Michael Fabbro, Alexander Gregory, Jack T. Gutsche, Harish Ramakrishna, Wilson Y. Szeto, John G. Augoustides

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1397-1402
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia
Issue number5
StatePublished - Oct 1 2014


  • achalasia multidisciplinary approach
  • analgesia
  • aortic aneurysm
  • aortic regurgitation
  • cardiopulmonary bypass
  • cerebrospinal fluid damage
  • coagulopathy patrial thromboplastin time
  • deep hypothermic circulatory arrest
  • descending thoracic aorta
  • diaphragm renal dysfunction
  • echocardiograpy
  • ketamine
  • left ventricle
  • paraplegia paraparesis
  • pressure transesophageal
  • spinal cord ischemia
  • spinal cord perfusion
  • steroids
  • thoracoabdominal aorta thoracotomy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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