Beating-heart totally endoscopic coronary artery bypass grafting: Report of a case

@article{Nishida2009BeatingheartTE,
  title={Beating-heart totally endoscopic coronary artery bypass grafting: Report of a case},
  author={Satoru Nishida and Go Watanabe and Norihiko Ishikawa and Yujiro Kikuchi and Munehisa Takata and Teruaki Ushijima},
  journal={Surgery Today},
  year={2009},
  volume={40},
  pages={57-59}
}
This case report presents beating-heart totally endoscopic coronary artery bypass grafting (TECAB) for single-vessel coronary artery disease. A 72-year-old man with isolated left anterior descending (LAD) coronary artery disease was considered eligible for TECAB. Left internal thoracic artery (LITA) mobilization and subsequent off-pump revascularization applying the LITA to the LAD in a closed chest environment was performed using the da Vinci surgical system (Intuitive Surgical, Mountain View… CONTINUE READING

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