The aortic bodice: A life-saving maneuver

Juan A. Sanchez, John A. Elefteriades, Graeme L. Hammond

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A technique is described for control of bleeding from the site of aortic cumulation after removal of the cannula. The technique employs a Dacron graft wrapped under some tension around the site.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)252-253
Number of pages2
JournalThe Annals of thoracic surgery
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jul 1994
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine


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