Open Aorta Proximal Anastomosis Case - Part 2 of 4

Alan Lumsden, MD, demonstrates how to control an inferior mesenteric artery, open an aortic aneurysm, control lumbar arteries, and start a proximal anastomosis in part 2 of 4 of this open aorta proximal anastomosis case.

Watch Part 1: Open Aorta Abdomen and Iliacs Case

Watch Part 3: Open Aorta Right Iliac Anastomosis Case

Watch Part 4: Open Aorta Left Iliac Anastomosis Case

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Houston Methodist Hospital


Alan Lumsden, MD

Alan Lumsden, MD

Walter W. Fondren III Distinguished Endowed Chair, DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center
Chair, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery
Professor of Cardiovascular Surgery, Institute for Academic Medicine
Full Clinical Member, Research Institute

Biography Dr. Lumsden’s academic career began in 1989 at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia where he completed his postdoctoral training and served as a Collaborative Scientist in the Division of Pathobiology and Immunology at the renowned ...