Cardiac Rupture following acute myocardial infarction

Abbasi Tashnizi, M and Soltani, GH and Khament Bagheri, R (2007) Cardiac Rupture following acute myocardial infarction. medical journal of mashhad university of medical sciences, 50 (4). pp. 456-459.

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I ntroduction:Â Ventricular rupture following myocardial infarction (M.I) is a serious clinical problem with a high mortality. The aim of this study was to present a case with this disorder. Case Report:Â A 73 year-old man with left ventricular rupture and cardiac tamponade following myocardial infarction was managed successfully by emergency surgery. The procedure was accomplished with the use of cardiopulmonary by pass. A large PTFE patch was sutured according to the Nunez technique. Patient survived during a mean follow-up of 12 months.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WA Public Health
Divisions: Journals > Medical J Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
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Date Deposited: 05 Oct 2017 16:58
Last Modified: 05 Oct 2017 16:58

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