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Figure 2: The steps for the epicardial probe placement. (a) The use of the ring from a sterile glove to secure the sheath over the end of the probe. (b) The placement of the sterile sheath (arrow) and the placement of the artery forceps toward the echocardiographer's end. Similar forceps is attached toward the surgeons' end to prevent slippage of the sheath

Figure 2: The steps for the epicardial probe placement. (a) The use of the ring from a sterile glove to secure the sheath over the end of the probe. (b) The placement of the sterile sheath (arrow) and the placement of the artery forceps toward the echocardiographer's end. Similar forceps is attached toward the surgeons' end to prevent slippage of the sheath