Off-pump coronary revascularization: A potential benefit for female patients?


Coronary artery disease is one of the leading causes of illness for both men and women. However, women are 3 times more likely to die for coronary artery disease as they are of breast cancer. There are an increasing prevalence of coronary artery disease in women and thus facing the need for surgical revascularization. It has long being accepted that women… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jsha.2009.10.001