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Commentary on: Tissue “valve-over-valve” implantation in previous mechanical Bentall
  • Mohammed Hassan
Mohammed Hassan
Scott and White Memorial Hospital
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Peer review status:ACCEPTED

19 Jul 2020Submitted to Journal of Cardiac Surgery
21 Jul 2020Assigned to Editor
21 Jul 2020Submission Checks Completed
21 Jul 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
21 Jul 2020Editorial Decision: Accept

Abstract

The authors present a case report about elective replacement of a mechanical bental with a bioprosthetic valve. The authors describe a technique whereby the mechanical valve is ‘broken’ off it’s mechanism and the new valve is sutured in the old cuff.