From the book reviews:
This book reviews the surgical management of patients with aortic disease with detailed discussions about the many options and controversies in this area. It is particularly germane for cardiac surgeons responsible for treating this high-risk cohort of patients. This is an important contribution to the field of aortic surgery. It is current in its presentation of data and techniques and is a valuable contribution to the practice of cardiovascular surgery. (Michael Bates, Doody s Book Reviews, January, 2015)
In this book the authors review the surgical management of patients with aortic disease. This often controversial area of management reveals many options open to cardiovascular specialist. This reference reviews each controversy and provides practical answers to the cardiac surgeon and will help them reveal the spectrum of disorders and their management.
Discusses surgical management of patients with aortic disease
Helps surgeons choose the best procedures for each case
Provides concise tools for balancing risks and benefits