The effect of proximal anastomosis on the expansion rate of a dilated ascending aorta in coronary artery bypass surgery: a prospective study


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Balci A. Y. , Vural U., Aksoy R., Ozdemir M. D. F. , Satilmis S., Kizilay M., et al.

CARDIOVASCULAR JOURNAL OF AFRICA, cilt.28, ss.118-124, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 28 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5830/cvja-2016-071
  • Dergi Adı: CARDIOVASCULAR JOURNAL OF AFRICA
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.118-124

Özet

Background: This study was designed to determine the short-and long-term effects of proximal aortic anastomosis, performed during isolated coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) in patients with dilatation of the ascending aorta who did not require surgical intervention.