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Penetrating wounds of the heart and great vessels : a new therapeutic approach
(Health and Medical Publishing Group -- HMPG, 1982-08)
A series of 36 Black and Coloured patients, presenting during a 1-year period with life-endangering intrathoracic trauma secondary to assault, is presented. Penetrating wounds of the heart were documented in 32 of these ...
Iatrogenic aortocoronary vein fistula : a case presentation and review of the literature
(Health and Medical Publishing Group -- HMPG, 1982-12)
A patient underwent aortocoronary saphenous bypass grafting to the left anterior descending coronary artery (LADA) and its first diagonal branch for the relief of severe angina pectoris. There was difficulty in exposure ...
'Coronary intimal fibrous stenosis' - early coronary atherosclerosis causing acute myocardial infarction : a case presentation and overview
(Health and Medical Publishing Group -- HMPG, 1982-11)
A 34-year-old Coloured man had typical angina pectoris which was unresponsive to medical therapy. There was no history of factors predisposing to atherosclerosis apart from moderate cigarette smoking. A resting ECG suggested ...