Igor Buzaev

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TV news report and interview about innovative stent-assisted fistula closure approach I invented and performed in my hospital

A patient came to me with two giant coronary-right ventricular fistulas. Cardiac surgeons refused to perform open surgery on the patient due to the high risk. Interventional methods for fistula closure described in the literature were not suitable. Closure via a vein was impossible because several small holes drained the fistulas from the cavity. Antegrade ...