"Sternotomy" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Making an incision in the STERNUM.
- Median Sternotomy
- Median Sternotomies
- Sternotomies, Median
- Sternotomy, Median
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Sternotomy".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Sternotomy".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Sternotomy" by people in Profiles.
Hironaka CE, Deng B, Kawabori M, Critsinelis AC, Zhan Y, Chen FY, Vest A, DeNofrio D, Kiernan MS, Couper GS. Left thoracotomy vs full sternotomy for centrifugal durable LVAD implantation: 1-year outcome comparison post-LVAD and post-heart transplantation. J Artif Organs. 2021 Sep; 24(3):312-319.
Olds A, Saadat S, Azzolini A, Dombrovskiy V, Odroniec K, Lemaire A, Ghaly A, Lee LY. Improved operative and recovery times with mini-thoracotomy aortic valve replacement. J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 May 09; 14(1):91.
Silverman J. Terminal procedures: Should an IACUC require a literature review for less painful alternatives? Lab Anim (NY). 2016 Dec 19; 46(1):9.
Walker JD. Management of sternal complications: Adding to the armamentarium. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 Jul; 152(1):269.
Vassileva CM. Minimally invasive mitral repair: The cost is the same, but what is the price? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 Feb; 151(2):389-90.
Gosev I, Neely RC, Leacche M, McGurk S, Kaneko T, Zeljko D, Loberman D, Javed Q, Cohn LH, Aranki SF. The impact of a minimally invasive approach on reoperative aortic valve replacement. J Heart Valve Dis. 2015 Mar; 24(2):181-6.
Gosev I, Kaneko T, McGurk S, McClure SR, Maloney A, Cohn LH. A 16-year experience in minimally invasive aortic valve replacement: context for the changing management of aortic valve disease. Innovations (Phila). 2014 Mar-Apr; 9(2):104-10; discussion 110.
Kaneko T, Loberman D, Gosev I, Rassam F, McGurk S, Leacche M, Cohn L. Reoperative aortic valve replacement in the octogenarians-minimally invasive technique in the era of transcatheter valve replacement. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Jan; 147(1):155-62.
Soylu E, Harling L, Ashrafian H, Anagnostakou V, Tassopoulos D, Charitos C, Kokotsakis J, Athanasiou T. Surgical treatment of innominate artery and aortic aneurysm: a case report and review of the literature. J Cardiothorac Surg. 2013 Jun 01; 8:141.
Alameddine AK, Rousou JA, Alimov VK. Mediastinal drain entrapment detected on computed tomography in 2 obese patients after median sternotomy. Tex Heart Inst J. 2012; 39(3):438-9.