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Left internal thoracic artery

Known as: Arteria thoracica interna sinistra, Left internal thoracic mammary artery 
 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
Internal thoracic arteries (ITAs) should be used to bypass the left anterior descending (LAD) artery when bypass of the LAD is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
OBJECTIVES This study investigates whether the no-touch (NT) vein graft, at a mean time of 16 years, maintains a significantly… Expand
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Review
2013
Review
2013
BACKGROUND Coronary artery bypass graft surgery is superior to percutaneous intervention in diabetic patients with multivessel… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Background— The best second arterial conduit for multiple arterial revascularization (MAR) is still a matter of debate. Previous… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND The second best conduit for coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG) is unclear. We sought to determine if the use… Expand
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND Dogma suggests optimal myocardial protection in cardiac surgery after prior coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND The diffusely diseased left anterior descending coronary artery (LAD) remains a challenge for both interventional… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE The purpose is to define factors influencing long-term patency of the internal thoracic artery (ITA) to optimize the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence, outcome, and operative strategies for patients having… Expand
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1995
1995
Twenty patients whose left internal thoracic artery (LITA) was anastomosed to the left anterior descending artery (LAD) underwent… Expand
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