"Sternotomy" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Making an incision in the STERNUM.
- Median Sternotomy
- Median Sternotomies
- Sternotomies, Median
- Sternotomy, Median
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Sternotomy".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Sternotomy".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Sternotomy" by people in Profiles.
Surgical Correction of Spontaneous Outflow Graft Twisting of HeartMate 3 LVAD via a Subcostal Approach. Heart Surg Forum. 2022 Feb 28; 25(1):E152-E154.
Conventional sternotomy versus right mini-thoracotomy versus robotic approach for mitral valve replacement/repair: insights from a network meta-analysis. J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 2022 Aug; 63(4):492-497.
A subcostal approach is favorable compared to sternotomy for left ventricular assist device exchange field of research: artificial heart (clinical). J Artif Organs. 2019 Sep; 22(3):181-187.
Delayed Sternal Closure in Infant Heart Surgery-The Importance of Where and When: An Analysis of the STS Congenital Heart Surgery Database. Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Nov; 102(5):1565-1572.
Single-Stage Total Arch Replacement Including Resection of Kommerell Diverticulum in a Patient With Loeys-Dietz Syndrome. World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. 2016 Sep; 7(5):651-4.
Rigid sternal fixation in the management of pediatric postmedian sternotomy mediastinitis: A 20-year study. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2015 Dec; 68(12):1656-61.
Left ventricular assists device insertion via small right axillary incision in a pediatric patient. J Card Surg. 2014 Jul; 29(4):581-3.
Initial experience with routine less invasive implantation of HeartMate II left ventricular assist device without median sternotomy. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2014 Dec; 46(6):985-90.
Reply: To PMID 23312791. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Oct; 96(4):1527-1528.
Modified nuss procedure in concurrent repair of pectus excavatum and open heart surgery. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Mar; 95(3):1043-9.