Endoscopic vein harvesting: just a promised land?


Lopes et al1 recently published in The New England Journal of Medicine the results of a comparative study between open and endoscopic vein harvesting (EVH) in coronary artery bypass surgery. This study did not pass unnoticed. An impressive record of 1000 patients per arm, 1800 angiographies at 12 to 18 months, and a clinical 3-year follow-up were analyzed… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/IMI.0b013e31822a394d


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@article{Mariani2011EndoscopicVH, title={Endoscopic vein harvesting: just a promised land?}, author={Massimo Alessandro Mariani and Sara Camilla Arrigoni and Jan G. Grandjean}, journal={Innovations}, year={2011}, volume={6 4}, pages={207-8} }