Vein graft failure: from pathophysiology to clinical outcomes

@article{Vries2016VeinGF,
  title={Vein graft failure: from pathophysiology to clinical outcomes},
  author={Margreet R. de Vries and K H Simons and J Wouter Jukema and Jerry Braun and Paul H A Quax},
  journal={Nature Reviews Cardiology},
  year={2016},
  volume={13},
  pages={451-470}
}
Occlusive arterial disease is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Aside from balloon angioplasty, bypass graft surgery is the most commonly performed revascularization technique for occlusive arterial disease. Coronary artery bypass graft surgery is performed in patients with left main coronary artery disease and three-vessel coronary disease, whereas peripheral artery bypass graft surgery is used to treat patients with late-stage peripheral artery occlusive disease. The great… CONTINUE READING
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