To investigate if rigid closure reduces sternal pain.
Presented at Chest 2013.Chicago IL.October 26-31, 2013.
Recommended CitationKuman, BS, Jeevan; Diehl, MD, James T.; and Hirose, MD, PhD, Hitoshi, "Comparison of sternal pain and narcotic requirement after cardiac surgery between new rigid closure and conventional wire closure: follow-up results of 50 randomizations." (2013). Department of Surgery Faculty Papers. Paper 95.