Total Excision of Aortic Arch for Aneurysm

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Total Excision of Aortic Arch for Aneurysm


  • circa 1955 (Creation)


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Demonstration circa 1955 of surgical excision of aortic arch, suturing, and implantation of synthetic arch prosthesis. Compressed polyvinyl sponge shunts are used. Film has voice over by Denton A. Cooley and illustrations.

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Creative Commons License 4.0, Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs. Images are to be used for educational purposes only, and are not to be reproduced without permission from The TMC Library, McGovern Historical Center, 1133 John Freeman Blvd, Houston, TX, 77030,, 713-799-7899

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  • English

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IC043 Texas Heart Institute Film Collection, AVF.IC043.140

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