New research on Bjork-Shiley C/C artificial heart valves

TitleNew research on Bjork-Shiley C/C artificial heart valves
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1994
AuthorsFielder, JH
JournalHastings Center Report
Volume24
Issue4
Pagination2
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number00930334
Accession Number9408227581
KeywordsHeart
AbstractCites a study by Dutch researchers that showed a significantly higher strut fracture rate than expected in some Bjork-Shiley valve implants. Details of the study; Report in `Lancet 343,' (1 Jan. 1994); Recommendation by Dr. Sidney Wolfe, Public Citizen's Health Research Group.
NotesFielder, John; Source Info: Jul/Aug94, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p2; Subject Term: HEART valve prosthesis; Number of Pages: 1/2p; Document Type: Article; Full Text Word Count: 384
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