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Minimally Invasive Surgery
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 681371, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/681371
Clinical Study

The Arrowhead Ministernotomy with Rigid Sternal Plate Fixation: A Minimally Invasive Approach for Surgery of the Ascending Aorta and Aortic Root

1Barnabas Heart Hospitals, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, 201 Lyons Avenue, Suite G5, Newark, NJ 07112, USA
2Cardiovascular Clinical Research Unit, Barnabas Heart Hospitals, Newark, NJ 07112, USA
3Section of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
4Division of Cardiac Surgery, Rush University, Chicago, IL 60612, USA

Received 27 June 2014; Accepted 5 November 2014; Published 18 November 2014

Academic Editor: Stephen Kavic

Copyright © 2014 Mark J. Russo et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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