The Role of Arterial Grafts in Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting: An Update

Authors

  • Omar Mangoush
  • Thanos Athanasiou
  • Adrian Chester
  • David Lawrence
  • Mohamed Amrani

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1532/HSF98.20041081

Abstract

Based on the legacy of the success of the internal thoracic artery as a bypass conduit for myocardial revascularization, the effort to achieve total arterial revascularization continued to evolve in the last 2 decades. Arterial conduits were used as alternatives to saphenous vein for coronary artery bypass grafting. In this review we attempted to assess the success and failure of these conduits and the current trend in myocardial revascularization.

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Published

2005-01-04

How to Cite

Mangoush, O., Athanasiou, T., Chester, A., Lawrence, D., & Amrani, M. (2005). The Role of Arterial Grafts in Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting: An Update. The Heart Surgery Forum, 7(5), E450-E453. https://doi.org/10.1532/HSF98.20041081

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