Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery

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Routine delivery of myoblasts during coronary artery bypass surgery:...   -  Sep 6, 2005
Skeletal myoblast transplantation has now entered the clinical arena as a potential means of restoring function to scarred myocardium. ... Nature.com

Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery   -  Nov 30, 2009
Often simply called bypass surgery, this operation is extremely effective in relieving symptoms of coronary artery disease (CAD) and angina. ... CANOE

Heart surgery 'saving more lives'   -  Jul 30, 2009
People undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery, which accounts for about 60% of all heart surgery in adults, are less likely to die despite more elderly ... The Guardian

Etiology of cognitive change after CABG surgery: more than just the...   -  Dec 11, 2007
...(2000) Neurocognitive dysfunction after coronary artery bypass surgery: a systematic review. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 120: 632–639 | Article | PubMed ... Nature.com

Bypass surgery - heart; CABG; Coronary artery bypass graft   -  May 30, 2006
Coronary artery bypass surgery is a treatment option for ischemic heart disease (too little blood reaching the heart muscle). ... Grand Junction Sentinel

Coronary artery bypass surgery for coronary artery disease   -  May 29, 2008
During a coronary artery bypass, the diseased sections of your coronary arteries are bypassed with healthy artery or vein grafts to increase blood flow to ... MSN Health & Fitness

Manmohan Singh undergoing bypass surgery   -  Jan 24, 2009
The coronary artery bypass surgery is performed when arteries get blocked and procedures like angioplasty or medicines fail to clear the blockage. ... TopNews

… Closed-Chest, Totally Endoscopic Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery   -  Aug 7, 2007
Coronary artery bypass surgery is being taken to a whole new level at University of Chicago Medical Center with the arrival of a new faculty member. ... emaxhealth.com

Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery Could Be Better Than Catheter And …   -  Mar 22, 2009
A study comparing open coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG) with the less invasive catheter/balloon/stent percutaneous intervention (PCI) has ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

… of kidney damage associated with coronary artery bypass surgery...   -  Oct 16, 2006
Drugs used during the coronary artery bypass surgery also may also contribute to the phenomenon, and recent Duke research has hinted at a genetic ... News-Medical.net

… for excessive bleeding after coronary artery bypass surgery: how...   -  Jun 6, 2007
Excessive bleeding after coronary artery bypass surgery continues to be a concern for cardiac surgeons [2–5]. Re-exploration for bleeding is required in ... European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic...

Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery Recovery Quicker Without Early Aspirin...   -  May 10, 2005
Patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) routinely stop low-dose aspirin therapy 7 to 10 days before the operation to restore normal ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

… isolate causes of cognitive loss following coronary artery bypass...   -  Jan 23, 2006
In 1997, they reported reducing stroke and other acute complications following coronary artery bypass surgery from the national average of six percent of ... News-Medical.net

… : ORLive Presents: Minimally Invasive Coronary Artery Bypass...   -  Jun 3, 2008
Worldwide, approximately 675000 patients require some form of coronary artery bypass surgery each year. A majority of those patients are receiving arrested ... marketwire.com

… stroke after off-pump versus on-pump coronary artery bypass...   -  Jan 1, 2009
METHODS: Off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery was performed in 557 patients, and conventional coronary artery bypass surgery was performed in 445 ... Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular... - The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascul...

… and anxiety in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery.(...   -  May 1, 2007
Background Patients undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery who have ... Conclusion Patients waiting for coronary artery bypass surgery should be ... Free with registration - American Journal of Critical Care - AccessMyLibrary.com

Causes of Cognitive Loss Following Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery   -  Jan 20, 2006
Newswise — Minimizing trauma to the body's largest artery " the aorta " during heart bypass surgery can significantly reduce cognitive loss that often ... newswise.com

… syndrome after off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery: a rising...   -  Dec 24, 2008
Buffolo E. Vasoplegic syndrome after off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2003;23:165-169.[Abstract/Free Full Text] ... European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic...

… to Harvest Leg Vein for Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery Now...   -  Feb 28, 2005
...procedure to harvest veins is now a standard practice for patients undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG) surgery at El Camino Hospital. ... Free with registration - PR Newswire - AccessMyLibrary.com

… Vein Graft and Graft Failure in Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery   -  Nov 10, 2005
Newswise — Pretreating a vein graft with edifoligide prior to coronary bypass graft surgery does not lower the rate of graft failure, according to a study ... newswise.com

Randomized, Controlled Trial of Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery Versus...   -  Aug 22, 2008
Author(s): Booth J, Clayton T, Pepper J, et al., on behalf of the SoS Investigators. Study Question: What is the difference in long-term survival of ... Cardiosource

… analyses of minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass...   -  Mar 24, 2007
From the Department of Community Research and Community Education, The Hope Heart Institute, a and the Center for Cost and Outcomes Research b and the ... Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular... - The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascul...

'RoboDoc' paves the way for safer heart operations   -  Jul 29, 2009
Doctors have performed the country's first coronary artery bypass surgery using tiny robotically controlled instruments which eliminate the need to open up ... The Guardian

ORLive Presents: Robotic Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery, a Minimally-...   -  Oct 18, 2006
On November 2, 2006 at 6 PM CST Trinity Mother Frances Health System's Center for Advanced Surgery and Technology (CASAT) will host a live Webcast of a ... RedOrbit

Article: A CLOSER LOOK RESEARCH FINDINGS - The Milwaukee …   -  Jun 6, 2005
Coronary artery bypass surgery is among the most common operations ... underwent coronary artery bypass surgery in the United States in 1998. ... Pay-Per-View - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - HighBeam Research

Endotoxemia in coronary artery bypass surgery: A comparison of the...   -  Dec 1, 2007
From the Divisions of Cardiovascular Surgery a and Anesthesiology, c Dr Siyami Ersek Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Center, and Department of ... Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular... - The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascul...

Coronary artery bypass surgery.   -  May 24, 2006
Coronary arteries are blood vessels that carry oxygen and nutrients to the heart. Coronary artery bypass surgery is an operation to improve the flow of ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery   -  Sep 3, 2008
...be less expensive, require a shorter hospital stay, and have fewer complications than conventional coronary artery bypass surgery or even angioplasty. ... New York Times

Article: Gender predicts CABG mortality.(coronary artery bypass...   -  Oct 15, 2005
Complications (Effects of coronary artery bypass surgery on diastolic and . ... Coronary artery bypass surgery is an operation to improve the flow of blood ... Pay-Per-View - Internal Medicine News - HighBeam Research

… Technologies for Less-Invasive Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery.   -  May 1, 2006
NATICK, Mass., May 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation today announced the US launch of the VASOVIEW(R) 7 Endoscopic Vessel Harvesting ... Free with registration - PR Newswire - AccessMyLibrary.com

New mother needs to unload post-pregnancy weight burden   -  May 6, 2007
Q. With 20 pounds to lose post-pregnancy, I feel fat and uncomfortable being intimate. Is this normal? What should I do? ... Pay-Per-View - Chicago Tribune - ProQuest Archiver

Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery   -  Jul 15, 2008
...be less expensive, require a shorter hospital stay, and have fewer complications than conventional coronary artery bypass surgery or even angioplasty. ... New York Times

Coronary Artery Bypass; Benefits of off-pump bypass surgery elucidated   -  Mar 20, 2005
..."However, off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery significantly decreased atrial fibrillation (OR, 0.58; 95% CI, 0.44-0.77), transfusion (OR, 0.43; 95% CI, ... Pay-Per-View - Medical Devices & Surgical Technology... - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Twenty-Five-Year Outcome of Pediatric Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery ...   -  Aug 26, 2009
Study Question: What is the long-term outcome of pediatric coronary artery bypass for patients with severe inflammatory coronary sequelae due to Kawasaki ... Cardiosource

Article: Coronary artery bypass, stents tied to same cognitive...   -  Jan 1, 2008
Complications (Effects of coronary artery bypass surgery on diastolic and . ... Coronary artery bypass surgery is an operation to improve the flow of blood ... Pay-Per-View - Family Practice News - HighBeam Research

… of three different chest drainages after coronary artery bypass...   -  Nov 28, 2006
Methods: One hundred fifty patients undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery were randomised to have either Blake ® 24F (Ethicon, Inc, Somerville, NJ), ... European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic...

Coronary Artery Bypass; Benefits of off-pump bypass surgery elucidated   -  Mar 15, 2005
..."However, off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery significantly decreased atrial fibrillation (OR, 0.58; 95% CI, 0.44-0.77), transfusion (OR, 0.43; 95% CI, ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Coronary artery bypass surgery.(Adult Health Advisor 2007)(Medical …   -  May 31, 2007
Coronary arteries are blood vessels that carry oxygen and nutrients to the heart. Coronary artery bypass surgery is an operation to improve the flow of ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

Press Release: Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery Clinical Trial …   -  Aug 27, 2009
Anastomosis System for Use in Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery(C)1994-2006 M2 ... anastomosis systems for coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery. ... Pay-Per-View - M2 Presswire - HighBeam Research

… Smoking Cessation After Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: A 30-Year ...   -  Oct 1, 2008
Study Question: What is the effect of smoking cessation in terms of prolonged life-years in patients who underwent coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG)? ... Cardiosource

… ; Off-pump surgery does not eliminate coronary artery bypass...   -  Jun 7, 2006
The researchers concluded, "The acute phase inflammatory response after coronary artery bypass surgery is more likely a response to the surgical trauma ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Coronary Artery Bypass; Benefits of off-pump bypass surgery elucidated   -  Mar 15, 2005
..."However, off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery significantly decreased atrial fibrillation (OR, 0.58; 95% CI, 0.44-0.77), transfusion (OR, 0.43; 95% CI, ... Pay-Per-View - Science Letter - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Aspirin in coronary artery bypass surgery: new aspects of and...   -  Feb 14, 2008
The success of coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG) depends mainly on the patency of the graft vessels. Aortocoronary vein graft disease is comprised ... European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic...

Coronary Artery Bypass; Benefits of off-pump bypass surgery elucidated   -  Mar 19, 2005
..."However, off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery significantly decreased atrial fibrillation (OR, 0.58; 95% CI, 0.44-0.77), transfusion (OR, 0.43; 95% CI, ... Pay-Per-View - Obesity, Fitness & Wellness Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Coronary Artery Bypass; Beating heart bypass surgery deemed safe,...   -  Jan 3, 2006
Cardiothoracic Surgery (ISMICS) announced the results of a meta-analysis and Consensus Statement of off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery (OPCAB). ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Prompt Bypass Surgery Or Angioplasty Does Not Lower Mortality Risk …   -  Jun 8, 2009
And yet, he added, "Prompt coronary artery bypass surgery, compared to intensive medical therapy alone, had significantly better outcomes when ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Role of PCI and coronary artery bypass grafting for the treatment of ...   -  May 15, 2007
Coronary artery bypass surgery has been the preferred treatment for patients with a blockage in the left main coronary artery, the conduit that supplies ... News-Medical.net

Off pump coronary artery bypass surgery.   -  Jun 1, 2005
The recent revival of a coronary artery bypass technique without extracorporeal assistance is a revolution in cardiovascular procedures that has occasioned ... Free with registration - SciTech Book News - AccessMyLibrary.com

… Artery Bypass; Off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery impact on...   -  Sep 26, 2006
..."Resurgence of interest in off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery is associated with the expectation that avoiding deleterious effects of the ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

… events for mentally Ill patients undergoing coronary artery bypass...   -  Dec 1, 2008
Adverse hospital events for mentally Ill patients undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery.(Methods and Research Briefs)(Clinical report) ... find Health ... Pay-Per-View - Health Services Research - HighBeam Research

MAQUET Cardiovascular Announces Long-Term Follow-Up Data from …   -  Jan 25, 2010
WAYNE, NJ, Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- MAQUET Cardiovascular LLC, a leading provider of cardiovascular technologies, announced today that long-term results from ... Bizjournals.com

… presented that off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery is safe and...   -  Dec 27, 2005
2005 DEC 27 - (NewsRx.com) -- Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) hailed a first-of-its-kind consensus statement issued by the International Society of Minimally Invasive ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

The beneficial effect of coronary-artery-bypass surgery on survival...   -  Jul 2, 2006
...* Corresponding author. Address: Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, The University of Tokyo, 7-3-1, Hongo, Bunkyo-Ku, Tokyo 113-8655, Japan. Tel. ... European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic...

Cephalic veins in coronary artery bypass surgery   -  Apr 1, 2007
Various alternative conduits for aortocoronary bypass grafting have been suggested when the saphenous vein quality is inadequate. During a 10-year period we ... European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic...

Heart pioneer 'greatest surgeon ever'; Michael DeBakey developed …   -  Jul 13, 2008
In 1964, he performed the first coronary artery bypass surgery. In 1968 he performed the first multi-organ transplant. His first wife, Diana, died in 1972. ... Pay-Per-View - Toronto Star - ProQuest Archiver

After Heart Bypass, Cognitive Behavior Therapy Best for Depression   -  Apr 6, 2009
A new study shows that patients who suffer depression following coronary artery bypass surgery fare better from cognitive behavior therapy or stress ... emaxhealth.com

… Link Depression To Lower Benefits After Coronary Artery Bypass...   -  Jan 25, 2005
25, 2005) — People with symptoms of clinical depression who undergo coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG) have long been known to be at a higher risk of ... sciencedaily.com

… with constrictive pericarditis after coronary artery bypass...   -  May 24, 2006
A 61-year-old man presented with dyspnea 3 years after coronary artery bypass surgery. He had multiple cerebral infarctions 1 year after the operation. ... Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular... - The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascul...

ORLive Presents: Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Features A Cardica C- …   -  Jan 22, 2008
They perform the coronary artery bypass surgery "off-pump," meaning while the heart is still beating and without using the heart-lung machine. ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Coronary artery bypass surgery.(Adult Health Advisor 2006)   -  Nov 1, 2006
Coronary arteries are blood vessels that carry oxygen and nutrients to the heart. Coronary artery bypass surgery is an operation to improve the flow of ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

Combined valve and coronary artery bypass surgery: early and late …   -  Jul 1, 2005
Determinants of early, late and event-free survival of combined valve and coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery were studied in 420 patients using ... European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic...

Bypass surgery may have long term benefits for young Kawasaki disease...   -  Jun 23, 2009
Japanese scientists have stated that coronary artery bypass surgery may prove to be beneficial in this scenario. This study was lead by Soichiro Kitamura, ... HealthJockey.com

ORLive Presents: Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Features a Cardica C- …   -  Feb 5, 2008
They perform the coronary artery bypass surgery "off-pump," meaning while the heart is still beating and without using the heart-lung machine. ... marketwire.com

Article: MAJOR STRIDES IN HEART DISEASE.(Living) - The Cincinnati …   -  Jun 22, 2007
SPECT; coronary artery bypass surgery; bone marrow J Nucl ... potential in ischemic heart disease (IHD) (1-10 ... PR Newswire ... Pay-Per-View - Cincinnati Post - HighBeam Research

India PM to undergo bypass surgery   -  Jan 15, 2010
Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will undergo coronary artery bypass surgery on Saturday, only a few months before he is due to lead the ruling Congress ... Hürriyet

… progression following isolated coronary artery bypass surgery:...   -  Aug 22, 2005
Background: Though de novo mitral regurgitation (MR) is frequently seen in patients who have undergone coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG), its incidence, ... European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic...

Coronary artery bypass surgery with arterial grafts in familial …   -  Jul 1, 2006
Address for reprints: Michio Kawasuji, MD, Department of Surgery (I), Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Takaramachi 13-1, Kanazawa 920-8640, ... Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular... - The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascul...

Article: CardioVascular announces patent allowance for clampless …   -  Oct 1, 2006
Complications (Effects of coronary artery bypass surgery on diastolic and . ... Coronary artery bypass surgery is an operation to improve the flow of blood ... Pay-Per-View - BIOTECH Patent News - HighBeam Research

Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery; Higher body mass linked to lower...   -  Jul 12, 2005
2005 JUL 12 - (NewsRx.com) -- Slightly heavier people seem to fare better during the physical trauma of coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG), but the extra ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Personal Health - More Treatment Isn't Always Better for Preventing...   -  Jan 5, 2009
The treatments — coronary artery bypass surgery, angioplasty and the placement of drug-coated stents — cost about $60 billion a year in the United States. ... New York Times

Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery; Sevoflurane preserved myocardial …   -  Apr 23, 2005
2005 APR 23 - (NewsRx.com) -- Sevoflurane but not propofol preserves myocardial function during minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass surgery. ... Pay-Per-View - Obesity, Fitness & Wellness Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery; Sevoflurane preserved myocardial …   -  Apr 19, 2005
2005 APR 19 - (NewsRx.com) -- Sevoflurane but not propofol preserves myocardial function during minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass surgery. ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery; Sevoflurane preserved myocardial …   -  Apr 24, 2005
2005 APR 24 - (NewsRx.com) -- Sevoflurane but not propofol preserves myocardial function during minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass surgery. ... Pay-Per-View - Medical Devices & Surgical Technology... - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery; Sevoflurane preserved myocardial …   -  Apr 22, 2005
2005 APR 22 - (NewsRx.com) -- Sevoflurane but not propofol preserves myocardial function during minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass surgery. ... Pay-Per-View - Drug Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Antibacterial Agents; Off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery …   -  Oct 24, 2006
...and Cardiovascular Surgery (Microbiologically documented nosocomial infections after coronary artery bypass surgery without cardiopulmonary bypass. ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Integrative cardiac revitalization: bypass surgery, angioplasty, and ...   -  Jul 1, 2007
Self-hypnosis reduces anxiety following coronary artery bypass surgery. A prospective, randomized trial. J Cardiovasc ... ... Pay-Per-View - Townsend Letter: The Examiner of... - HighBeam Research

PM had it at 76, Sharon had it at just 5 months   -  Jan 21, 2010
In January last year, surgeons at Fortis Hospitals, Mulund (formerly Wockhardt Hospitals), performed a complex beating heart coronary artery bypass surgery ... Daily News & Analysis

Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery; Preoperative clopidogrel raises …   -  Jun 21, 2005
2005 JUN 21 - (NewsRx.com) -- Preoperative clopidogrel treatment heightens perioperative transfusion needs and hemostatic reoperation risk in patients ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery; Preoperative clopidogrel raises …   -  Jun 20, 2005
2005 JUN 20 - (NewsRx.com) -- Preoperative clopidogrel treatment heightens perioperative transfusion needs and hemostatic reoperation risk in patients ... Pay-Per-View - Health & Medicine Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery; Gender a factor in who gets bypass …   -  Mar 22, 2005
2005 MAR 22 - (NewsRx.com) -- Study results reveal gender biases and longstanding gender discrepancies in who gets bypass surgery. ... Pay-Per-View - Science Letter - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Bypass surgery patients need special care   -  Jul 16, 2006
Standard coronary artery bypass surgery is performed by "arresting" the heart and supporting the vital organs of the body by pumping oxygenated blood from ... Daily Star - The Daily Star

Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery; Gender a factor in who gets bypass …   -  Mar 27, 2005
2005 MAR 27 - (NewsRx.com) -- Study results reveal gender biases and longstanding gender discrepancies in who gets bypass surgery. ... Pay-Per-View - Medical Devices & Surgical Technology... - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Northwestern Memorial SPYing on broken hearts: Now doctors can see …   -  Feb 8, 2006
In coronary artery bypass surgery, healthy pieces of blood vessel are taken from ... Coronary artery bypass surgery was found to be inappropriate or of ... Pay-Per-View - Chicago Sun-Times - HighBeam Research

… of off-pump vs on-pump coronary artery bypass surgery in a...   -  Mar 1, 2005
Coronary artery bypass surgery performed with cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) has been associated with significant pulmonary complications and functional ... Pay-Per-View - Chest - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery; Treatment of combined carotid and …   -  Mar 22, 2005
2005 MAR 22 - (NewsRx.com) -- The treatment options for patients with combined carotid and coronary artery disease have been reviewed. ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Multivessel coronary disease   -  Jan 28, 2008
Norman Swan: Of 1000 people going through these procedures how many lives would be saved by having coronary artery bypass surgery versus stenting? ... ABC Regional Online - ABC Regional Online

Minimally Invasive Total Joint Arthroplasty: Where Are We Going?   -  Jun 1, 2007
The minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass surgery (MIDCAB) was pioneered by cardiac surgeons in the early 1990s 4 . With use of tiny incisions ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Short surgical stays skew Saint Vincent stats   -  Mar 11, 2005
By DAVID BRUCE. Saint Vincent Health Center's coronary artery-bypass surgery patients went home earlier than patients at almost every other Pennsylvania ... $2.95 - Erie Times-News - NewsBank

An open-hearted surgeon   -  Nov 27, 2005
Robotically assisted coronary artery bypass surgery has already been used experimentally with stented angioplasty for treating extensive coronary artery ... Pay-Per-View - Jerusalem Post - ProQuest Archiver

… for bleeding after coronary artery bypass surgery results in...   -  Oct 19, 2006
Cliff K. Choong a ,b , * , Caroline Gerrard a , Kimberley A. Goldsmith a , Helen Dunningham a ,c , Alain Vuylsteke a. Received 19 October 2006; ... European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic...

Coronary Artery Bypass; Common carotid intima-media thickness doesn't...   -  Nov 22, 2005
Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery, Coronary Surgery, Heart Bypass, Intima Media Thickness, Medical Device, Prognosis, Prognostics, Surgical Technology. ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Fish Oil Protects Heart after Bypass Surgery   -  Aug 25, 2005
Coronary artery bypass surgery is a major heart surgery performed to improve blood flow to the heart muscle. In order to perform the operation, the surgeons ... Medfinds

Coronary Artery Bypass; Studies add new findings to coronary artery …   -  Apr 4, 2006
Ascione and colleagues published their study in Circulation (Retinal and cerebral microembolization during coronary artery bypass surgery - A randomized, ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

BEATING-HEART SURGERY AN OPTION FOR BYPASS   -  Jul 26, 2005
The heart-lung machine, which made coronary artery bypass surgery practical when it came into use in 1953, is no longer a prerequisite for the operation. ... $2.95 - Wilkes Barre Times Leader - NewsBank

Heart bypass surgery better than angioplasty for certain patients,...   -  Mar 19, 2009
...the effectiveness of coronary artery bypass surgery with the less-invasive angioplasty procedure on specific groups of patients for the first time. ... PhysOrg.com

… control during adult coronary artery bypass surgery.(Home Study...   -  Jan 1, 2005
The coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) procedure is one of the most frequently performed surgical procedures in the United States. ... $4.95 - AORN Journal - ECNext

Publicly available surgeon-performance info does not affect consumer ...   -  Jun 1, 2006
Coronary artery bypass surgery is a particularly good one to study because ... The latest Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery Report Card (2003) is available at ... Pay-Per-View - HealthFacts - HighBeam Research

… :: Coronary artery bypass surgery -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia   -  Jun 16, 2008
Britannica online encyclopedia article on cardiovascular disease, Coronary artery bypass surgery: Coronary artery bypass surgery is used to restore adequate ... Subscription - Encyclopedia Britannica

Kidney damage after heart surgery on the rise   -  Oct 15, 2006
Drugs used during the coronary artery bypass surgery also may also contribute to the phenomenon, and recent Duke research has hinted at a genetic ... eurekalert.org

Brain Damage After Bypass Surgery Most Likely Due to the Coronary …   -  Aug 4, 2009
If lifestyle changes and medicines don't help, your doctor may recommend coronary artery bypass surgery. The surgery uses a piece of a vein from the leg or ... SeniorJournal.com



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