Cardiac Surgery

Current Issues 2

  • Aurel C. Cernaianu
  • Anthony J. DelRossi

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Norman E. Shumway
    Pages 1-6
  3. Laurie K. Davies, Richard F. Davis
    Pages 7-18
  4. Richard M. Engelman, John A. Rousou, Joseph E. Flack III, David W. Deaton, A. Bernard Pleet, Dipak K. Das
    Pages 25-37
  5. Aurel C. Cernaianu, Anthony J. DelRossi
    Pages 39-44
  6. Paul I. Tartter
    Pages 51-75
  7. Rudolph C. Camishion, James B. Alexander
    Pages 77-81
  8. Ray C.-J. Chiu
    Pages 83-90
  9. Roger A. Vertrees, Aurel C. Cernaianu
    Pages 91-99
  10. William H. O’Connor
    Pages 101-131
  11. Richard K. Spence, Aurel C. Cernaianu, Anthony J. DelRossi
    Pages 149-159
  12. Edward L. Bove
    Pages 181-189
  13. Margaret M. Burgoyne
    Pages 191-198
  14. Kathleen C. Tully
    Pages 199-211

About this book


The topicS in this book represent the presentations given at the Fifth Annual Meeting entitled "Cardiac Surgery: Current Issues" held at the Frenchman's Reef Beach Resort. St. Thomas. U.S. Virgin Islands. November 11-14. 1992. This symposium was sponsored by the Division of Cardiothoracic Sur­ gery. the School of Cardiovascular Perfusion and the Department of Nursing Education and QUality Assurance of Cooper Hospital/University Medical Center. the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Camden. New Jersey. as well as the Academy of Medicine of New Jersey. Chapter authors were charged with the task of writing brief overviews of major issues related to the field of cardiac surgery. The book is specifically tailored to the needs of cardiothoracic surgeons. cardiovascular perfusionists. allied health professionals and nursing personnel involved in all phases of caring for the cardiac surgical patient. Although intended as a reference source with emphasis on up-dated approaches applied in cardiac surgery. it is hoped that the discussion of these topics will compliment other texts and manuscripts. Obviously.' ;ibook of this length cannot cover the whole multidiSciplinary and complex field of cardiac surgery. However. co-editors are certain that the annual appearance of this text will highlight comprehensive. new and interesting approaches to the field of cardiac surgery.


Surgery cardiac surgery cardiology cardiovascular heart hospital management medicine nursing transplantation

Editors and affiliations

  • Aurel C. Cernaianu
    • 1
    • 2
  • Anthony J. DelRossi
    • 1
    • 3
  1. 1.Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at CamdenUniversity of Medicine and Dentistry of New JerseyCamdenUSA
  2. 2.Research Programs, Division of Cardiothoracic SurgeryCooper Hospital/University Medical CenterCamdenUSA
  3. 3.Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic SurgeryCooper Hospital/University Medical CenterCamdenUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Plenum Press, New York 1994
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4613-6028-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4615-2423-6
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