Complications of Myocardial Reconstruction

Gorav Ailawadi, Irving L. Kron

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationComplications in Cardiothoracic Surgery
Subtitle of host publicationAvoidance and Treatment: Second Edition
Number of pages12
ISBN (Print)9781405181037
StatePublished - Oct 5 2009


  • Concomitant mitral valve procedure
  • Coronary revascularization-preoperative by cardiac catheterization
  • Incisions and cardiopulmonary bypass
  • Inferior ventricular reconstruction
  • Ischemic cardiomyopathy (ICM) and heart failure
  • LV contractile dysfunction and LV dilation and remodeling
  • Left anterior descending (LAD) artery
  • Longitudinal ventriculotomy-parallel to course of coronary arteries
  • Myocardial reconstruction complications
  • Surgical Treatment for Ischemic Heart Failure (STICH) Trial

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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