The aortic bodice: A life-saving maneuver

Juan Sanchez, J. A. Elefteriades, G. L. Hammond

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A technique is described for control of bleeding from the site of aortic cannulation after removal of the cannula. The technique employs a Dacron graft wrapped under some tension around the site.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)252-253
Number of pages2
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1994
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Surgery

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Sanchez, J., Elefteriades, J. A., & Hammond, G. L. (1994). The aortic bodice: A life-saving maneuver. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 58(1), 252-253.