Thorac cardiovasc Surg
DOI: 10.1055/s-0035-1565257
Erratum
Georg Thieme Verlag KG Stuttgart · New York

Cardiac Surgery in Germany during 2014: A Report on Behalf of the German Society for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

Andreas Beckmann1, Anne-Kathrin Funkat2, Jana Lewandowski1, Michael Frie3, Markus Ernst4, Khosro Hekmat5, Wolfgang Schiller6, Jan F. Gummert7, Joachim Thomas Cremer4
  • 1German Society for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Langenbeck-Virchow-Haus, Berlin, Germany
  • 2Clinic for Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center Leipzig, University of Leipzig, Germany
  • 3FOM Hochschule fuer Oekonomie & Management, Essen, Germany
  • 4Clinic for Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, University Kiel, Kiel, Germany
  • 5Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Cologne, Köln, Germany
  • 6Clinic for Cardiac Surgery, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
  • 7Clinic for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart and Diabetes Center NRW, Bad Oeynhausen, Germany
Further Information

Address for correspondence

Dr. med. Andreas Beckmann
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie [DGTHG]
Langenbeck-Virchow-Haus, Luisenstr. 58-59, 10117 Berlin
Germany   

Publication History

Publication Date:
23 November 2015 (eFirst)

 

    The German Society for Thoracic and Cardiovasular Surgery has informed the Editor-in-Chief that there is a mistake in [Table V1] in the above article in the Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, published online May 26, 2015 (DOI: 10.1055/s-0035-1551676). The correct [Table V1] appears below.

    This is in addition to the 1st Erratum published online on June 11, 2015 (DOI: 10.1055/s-0035-1556566).

    Table V1

    Isolated valve procedures (categories)

    Procedures

    N

    Deaths

    %

    Single

    18,408

    625

    3.4

    Double

    3,288

    314

    9.5

    Triple

    372

    50

    13.4

    Transcatheter access (single value)

    9,184

    386

    4.2

    Transcatheter access (double value)

    10

    1

    10.0

    Not specified

    97

    8

    8.2

    Total

    31,359

    1,384

    4.4

    Notes: Combined procedures (with coronary artery bypass grafting, aortic surgery) are excluded.


    Transcatheter valve procedures: 8,631 aortic valve implantations; 91 mitral valve implantations; 457 mitral valve repairs; 3 tricuspid valve implantations; 2 tricuspidal valve repairs; 10 combined procedures, aortic and mitral valve procedure; no pulmonary valve implantation.



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    Address for correspondence

    Dr. med. Andreas Beckmann
    Deutsche Gesellschaft für Thorax-, Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie [DGTHG]
    Langenbeck-Virchow-Haus, Luisenstr. 58-59, 10117 Berlin
    Germany