Infrainguinal arterial reconstruction with nonreversed greater saphenous vein.

@article{Belkin1996InfrainguinalAR,
  title={Infrainguinal arterial reconstruction with nonreversed greater saphenous vein.},
  author={Michael Belkin and Jennifer Knox and Magruder C. Donaldson and John A. Mannick and Anthony Whittemore},
  journal={Journal of vascular surgery},
  year={1996},
  volume={24 6},
  pages={957-62}
}
PURPOSE This study was undertaken to examine the effectiveness and the possible advantages of infrainguinal arterial reconstruction with nonreversed greater saphenous vein (NRGSV) grafts. We reviewed the results achieved with 189 consecutive NRGSV bypass procedures from July 1, 1985, to August 31, 1995, and compared them with 568 consecutive in situ greater saphenous vein (INGSV) bypass procedures completed over the same interval. METHODS NRGSV bypass procedures were performed by selecting… CONTINUE READING