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Minimally access via left anterior mini-thoracotomy for repair of adult subarterial ventricular septal defects

  • YunFei Liao1,
  • Xiang Long1,
  • ShuQiang Zhu1,
  • Jun Tu1,
  • Hua Wen1,
  • JianJun Xu1 and
  • YongBing Wu1Email author
Contributed equally
Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery201712:48

Received: 10 January 2017

Accepted: 6 June 2017

Published: 12 June 2017

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Original Submission
10 Jan 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
26 Jan 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Bahaaldin Alsoufi
19 May 2017 Author responded Author comments - YunFei Liao
Resubmission - Version 2
19 May 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
6 Jun 2017 Editorially accepted
12 Jun 2017 Article published 10.1186/s13019-017-0611-7

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Nanchang University