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Dokumenttyp:
journal article 
Autor(en):
Luciani, N; Nasso, G; Gaudino, M; Glieca, F; Alessandrini, F; Abbate, A; Biondi-Zoccai, GG; Santarelli, F; Dipietrantonio, F; Salica, A; Possati, G 
Titel:
Treatment of mediastinitis using an open irrigation and delayed sternal reconstruction with a pectoralis major muscle flap. 
Abstract:
BACKGROUND: Mediastinitis is a very serious complication after cardiac surgery. To date, the optimal treatment of mediastinitis is still controversial: the "closed wound" procedures and the "open wound" treatments are the two conventional modalities reported in the literature. METHODS: Between January 1995 and December 2000, 20 patients, who had previously been submitted to cardiac surgery, were treated by a modification of the "open wound" treatment strategy for postoperative mediastinitis. All...    »
 
Zeitschriftentitel:
Ital Heart J 
Jahr:
2003 
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Heft / Issue:
Seitenangaben Beitrag:
468-72 
Sprache:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1129-471X 
TUM Einrichtung:
r Dermatologie und Allergologie