2011

New Solutions for the Heart

An Update in Advanced Perioperative Protection

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ISBN: 978-3-211-85547-8 (Print) 978-3-211-85548-5 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-12

      The Changing Population: The Surgeon’s Challenge

  3. Fundamentals

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 13-13

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      Pages 15-40

      Fundamentals of the Past: Cardioplegia: The First Period Revisited

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      Pages 41-55

      Sites of Injury: Myocyte

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      Pages 57-69

      Sites of Injury: The Endothelium

  4. Special Focus

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 71-71

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      Pages 73-92

      Intraoperative Protection of the Myocardium: Effects of Age and Gender

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      Pages 93-107

      Protection of the Right Heart

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      Pages 109-129

      Protection of the Failing Heart

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      Pages 131-141

      Protection During Heart Transplantation

  5. New Approaches and Technologies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 143-143

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      Pages 145-166

      The Endothelium As Target for Interventions

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      Pages 167-178

      Vascular Effects of Cardioplegic Arrest and Cardiopulmonary Bypass

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      Pages 179-197

      Oxygen Radical Scavengers

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      Pages 199-219

      New Approaches to Cardioplegia: Alternatives to Hyperkalemia

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      Pages 221-248

      Myocardial Protection via the Coronary Venous Route

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      Pages 249-268

      Donor Heart Preservation by Continuous Perfusion

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 269-282

      Visualization of Cardioplegia Delivery

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 283-287