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THE JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY
A Journal on Cardiac, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery
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The Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery 1998 August;39(4):473-4
Blunt cardiac trauma: successful repair of right atrium rupture
Song M.-H.*, Shimomura T.*, Tajima K., Suenaga Y.
From the *Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan and the Department of Cardiac Surgery, Nagoya Daini Red Cross Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
Cardiac rupture due to blunt trauma is usually fatal. We recently cared for a patient of atrial rupture without hemopericardium after MVA (Motor Vehicle Accident) which was successfully repaired, and this experience prompted this report.