Herreros J, Rábago G, Martín Trenor A. Progresos en cirugía cardiaca. Rev Med Univ Navarra. 2005 Jul-Sep;49(3):58-61.
The development of cardiovascular surgery has been accompanied by a series of advances in complementary technology, which has made it possible to carry out safer and less aggressive surgery. In this article there is a review of the latest progress in coronary and valvular surgery, cardiac insufficiency, arrhythmia and the application of extracorporeal circulation in non-cardiac diseases. These advances can serve as the starting point in order to build a future adapted to the needs generated by both patient and disease