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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
The control arm consists of a cohort of matched cardiac surgery patients with data entered over the preceding 12 to 24-month period. The site will consecutively enroll a cohort of cardiac surgery patients in the treatment arm.
Male or Female subjects 18 years of age or older who received a PleuraFlow System following heart surgery.
Patient undergoing cardiac surgery via sternotomy
Any access via thoracotomy
Any condition deemed inappropriate for inclusion by the investigators.