Vol 6, Supplement 1 (October 2016): Cardiovascular Diagnosis and Therapy (Cardiothoracic Surgery in the African Continent)

Original Article

Noncardiac thoracic surgery in Abidjan, from 1977 to 2015
Yves Tanauh, Flavien Kendja, Hervé Yangni-Angate, Blaise Demine, Raphaël Ouédé, Maurice Kouacou
Surgical experience on chronic constrictive pericarditis in African setting: review of 35 years’ experience in Cote d’Ivoire
Koffi Herve Yangni-Angate, Tanauh Yves, Meneas Christophe, Diby Florent, Adoubi Anicet, Diomande Manga
The rebirth of cardiac surgery in Sudan
Ahmed ElSayed, ElaminElawad Elnour
The challenges of cardiothoracic surgery practice in Nigeria: a 12 years institutional experience
Bode Falase, Michael Sanusi, Adeola Animasahun, Ogadinma Mgbajah, Adetinuwe Majekodunmi, Onyekwelu Nzewi, Jonathan Nwiloh, David Oke
Cardiac surgery in Africa: a thirty-five year experience on open heart surgery in Cote d’Ivoire
Koffi Herve Yangni-Angate, Christophe Meneas, Florent Diby, Manga Diomande, Anicet Adoubi, Yves Tanauh

Review Article

Cardiothoracic surgical experience in Ghana
Mark Tettey, Martin Tamatey, Frank Edwin
Cardio-thoracic surgical experience in Gabon
François Ondo N’Dong, Sylvestre Mbamendame, Silvère Ngakani Offobo, Mory Mamadi Kaba, Jean Bernard Mbourou, Charles Diané

Case Report

Complete congenital heart block in a neonate with a complex congenital heart defect in Africa
Clovis Nkoke, Edvine Yonta Wawo, Liliane Kuate Mfeukeu, Larissa Makamte, Sandrine Dikosso Edie, Flore Esiene Balana

Arts and Medicine

Heart
Yvan Patrick Akré