Latest Minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass surgery Stories
A hybrid approach to treating coronary artery disease that involves a "hybrid procedure" combining a minimally invasive bypass surgery with percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) was found to be feasible and safe in a clinical trial.
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. and HOUSTON, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Nationally-renowned cardiovascular and thoracic surgeon Mahesh Ramchandani, M.D.
LA CROSSE, Wis., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Surgeons at Gundersen Lutheran Heart Institute in La Crosse, Wis., are using an innovative technique, called minimally invasive coronary surgery (MICS), to perform multiple heart bypasses through a small incision.
WAYNE, N.J., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- MAQUET Cardiovascular LLC, a leading provider of cardiovascular technologies, today announced that study results published March 25, 2010, in the Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery demonstrated that perioperative strokes can be minimized in coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) patients by utilizing a "clampless" technique consisting of off-pump coronary artery bypass (OPCAB) in combination with the unique HEARTSTRING Proximal Seal System to maintain...
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cardica, Inc.
Brain scientists and cardiac surgeons at Johns Hopkins have evidence from 227 heart bypass surgery patients that long-term memory losses and cognitive problems they experience are due to the underlying coronary artery disease itself.
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