Sutureless Aortic Valves
mediaposted on 2017-09-25, 22:05 authored by Tom C. Nguyen, Patrick McCarthy, Borut Gersak
In this discussion filmed at the 2017 STS Annual Meeting in Houston, Texas, two surgeons talk about their experiences using sutureless aortic valves. Dr Tom C. Nguyen of the University of Texas in Houston is joined by Dr Patrick McCarthy of Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Illinois, and Dr Borut Gersak of the Ljubljana University Medical Center in Slovenia. The panelists present videos of valve implantation, and they discuss indications for and the benefits of using sutureless valves.