Early results of coronary artery bypass grafting with coronary endarterectomy for severe coronary artery disease

@article{Schmitto2009EarlyRO,
  title={Early results of coronary artery bypass grafting with coronary endarterectomy for severe coronary artery disease},
  author={Jan Dieter Schmitto and Philipp Kolat and Philipp Ortmann and Aron Frederik Popov and Kasim Oguz Coskun and M G Friedrich and Samuel Sossalla and Karl Toischer and Suyog A. Mokashi and Theodor Tirilomis and Mersa M Baryalei and Friedrich Albert Schoendube},
  journal={Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery},
  year={2009},
  volume={4},
  pages={52 - 52}
}
BackgroundDespite the existence of controversial debates on the efficiency of coronary endarterectomy (CE), it is still used as an adjunct to coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG). This is particularly true in patients with endstage coronary artery disease. Given the improvements in cardiac surgery and postoperative care, as well as the rising number of elderly patient with numerous co-morbidities, re-evaluating the pros and cons of this technique is needed.MethodsPatient demographic… CONTINUE READING

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