Video-assisted transportal pericardial window.
Pericardial interventions for the diagnosis and treatment of pericardial disease has been evolving since the 17th century. The controversy over opened or closed procedures, the optimal guidance modality, and techniques for the creation of pericardial windows continues to be debated. This report describes two patients who received the endoscopic approach to creating a pericardial window.
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Selig, M. B., Jafari, N., & Sipes, E. (1994). Video-assisted transportal pericardial window. Catheterization and cardiovascular diagnosis, 33(3), 277–281. https://doi.org/10.1002/ccd.1810330318
Medicine and Health Sciences
Department of Medicine