Selective antegrade perfusion in acute aortic type a dissection – fact or myth

Stefan Bauer, Kerstin Bauer, Ullrich Rosendahl, Christoph Lutz & Jürgen Ennker
Objective: Recent advance in surgical technique facilitates more aggressive approaches for thoracic aortic diseases even in type A acute aortic dissection (AAAD) at lower temperatures . We investigated the outcomes of our strategy of central aortic cannulation, open distal anastomosis with tear oriented[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]