Robotic mitral valve operations can be safely performed in obese patients


SENAY S. , Cacur O., Bastopcu M., GÜLLÜ A. Ü. , KOÇYİĞİT M. , ALHAN C.

JOURNAL OF CARDIAC SURGERY, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
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  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/jocs.15758
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CARDIAC SURGERY

Abstract

Introduction Robotic cardiac surgery offers mitigated risks for obese patients requiring mitral valve surgery. We aimed to study the safety of robotic mitral surgery in the obese patient population by analyzing the outcomes of mitral surgery patients in our center for robotic cardiac surgery.