Contemporary use of arterial and venous conduits in coronary artery bypass grafting: anatomical, functional and clinical aspects

@inproceedings{Cuminetti2017ContemporaryUO,
  title={Contemporary use of arterial and venous conduits in coronary artery bypass grafting: anatomical, functional and clinical aspects},
  author={Giovanni Cuminetti and Sandro Gelsomino and Salvatore Curello and Roberto R Lorusso and Jos G. Maessen and J. C. A. Hoorntje},
  booktitle={Netherlands heart journal : monthly journal of the Netherlands Society of Cardiology and the Netherlands Heart Foundation},
  year={2017}
}
Although the benefits of using the left internal mammary artery to bypass the left anterior descending artery (LAD) have been extensively ascertained, freedom from major cardiovascular events and survival after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) also correlate with the completeness of revascularisation. Hence, careful selection of the second-best graft… CONTINUE READING