Patency in Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery


  • Vipin Zamvar



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Zamvar, V. (2005). Patency in Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery. The Heart Surgery Forum, 7(3), E214-E215.