HEART SURGERY FORUM, vol.10, no.5, 2007 (SCI-Expanded)
Article / Article
HEART SURGERY FORUM
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Kütahya Health Sciences University Affiliated:
Background. When a sternotomy cannot be performed at the midline and/or there is infection at the operation site, sternotomy revision can cause problems that increase the mortality and morbidity of the patients. There is no agreement on the best treatment method. In this paper we present a modified wiring technique.