Occlusion of the left anterior descending coronary artery during angioplasty has a high mortality rate despite emergent myocardial revascularization. We describe two cases of coronary artery bypass grafting on beating heart without extracorporeal circulation to perform emergency operations after failed angioplasty.
|Translated title of the contribution||Emergency coronary bypass on beating heart after failed angioplasty|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Giornale Italiano di Cardiologia|
|Publication status||Published - Apr 1999|
- Myocardial revascularization
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine