Latest Coronary artery bypass surgery Stories

2011-01-12 16:32:45

Coronary syndromes vary in severity, ranging from unstable angina, non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI), to ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI), the most severe diagnosis.

2011-01-12 14:03:41

Use of a radial artery (located within the forearm, wrist and hand) graft compared with a saphenous vein (from the leg) graft for coronary artery bypass grafting did not result in improved angiographic patency (the graft being open, unobstructed) one year after the procedure.

2011-01-12 07:46:10

Using the radial artery (within the forearm, wrist, and hand) doesn’t appear to be superior to the saphenous vein (from the leg) when performing coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG).

2010-12-28 17:00:00

In the news release, Jury Awards $7 Million Against 2 Doctors for Negligent Post-Op Treatment Resulting in Patient's 2 1/2 Year Hospital Stay, issued 22-Dec-2010 by Pegalis and Erickson, LLC over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the first paragraph, first sentence, should read "Christopher Louis Lamendola, M.D." rather than "Newell Robinson, M.D." as originally issued inadvertently.

2010-12-21 07:00:00

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardica, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRDC) today announced that Bernard A.

2010-12-16 06:00:00

- VT-111 results demonstrate statistically significant reduction in two key biomarkers of cardiac damage - LONDON, ON, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ - Viron Therapeutics Inc.

2010-12-15 15:24:03

Delaying elective surgical procedures after a patient has been admitted to the hospital significantly increases the risk of infectious complications and raises hospital costs.

2010-12-09 08:00:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Terumo Cardiovascular Systems has announced the introduction of the VirtuoSaph® Plus Endoscopic Vessel Harvesting System following clearance by the U.S.

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