Article Abstract

Con—debate: short circulatory arrest times in arch reconstructive surgery: is simple retrograde cerebral perfusion or hypothermic circulatory arrest as good or better than complex antegrade cerebral perfusion for open distal involvement or hemi-arch?

Authors: Luca Di Marco, Giacomo Murana, Alessandro Leone, Davide Pacini

Abstract

Aortic arch open surgery continues to represent a formidable challenge for heart surgeons.