Integrated coronary revascularization: percutaneous coronary intervention plus robotic totally endoscopic coronary artery bypass.

@article{Katz2006IntegratedCR,
  title={Integrated coronary revascularization: percutaneous coronary intervention plus robotic totally endoscopic coronary artery bypass.},
  author={M. Richard Katz and Frank Van Praet and Didier de Canni{\`e}re and Douglas M. Murphy and Leland G Siwek and Usha Seshadri-Kreaden and Guy Friedrich and Johannes O. Bonatti},
  journal={Circulation},
  year={2006},
  volume={114 1 Suppl},
  pages={I473-6}
}
BACKGROUND Robotic totally endoscopic coronary artery bypass (TECAB) of the left anterior descending artery (LAD) coupled with percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) of a second coronary artery has been investigated in patients with multivessel disease to provide a minimally invasive therapeutic option. METHODS AND RESULTS TECAB of the LAD was performed using the left internal mammary artery (LIMA). A second lesion was treated with PCI before surgery, simultaneously, or after surgery. Three… CONTINUE READING

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