Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting

Posted On 2020-08-13 14:58:08


Despite the changing landscape of treatment of coronary artery disease (CAD), coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) remains a safe and effective option for treatment of multivessel obstructive CAD. Since its introduction in mid 1960s, CABG has evolved tremendously making it the only evidence-backed standard of care for treatment of CAD with well-established symptomatic and prognostic benefits. This series is dedicated to providing an overview of CABG covering the various surgical techniques in particular and the evolution of CABG in general. Articles are contributed by world experts and opinion leaders and expected to provide an insight to the readers into the past, present and future of CABG.

Editorial
Coronary artery bypass grafting: yesterday, today & tomorrow
Shahzad G. Raja

Review Article
Conduits in coronary artery bypass grafting
Salah E. Altarabsheh, Adil Muhammad Sheikh, Sidra Ilyas, Sajjad Raza, Salil V. Deo

Bilateral internal thoracic artery grafting: an update
Cristiano Spadaccio, Mario F. L. Gaudino

Multiple and total arterial coronary artery bypass grafting
Arnaldo Dimagli, Umberto Benedetto

Conventional coronary artery bypass grafting
Nikolaos A. Papakonstantinou

Off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
Nandor Marczin, Shahzad G. Raja

Minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass (MIDCAB) grafting
Sheena Garg, Shahzad G. Raja

Hybrid coronary revascularization
Ibrahim Gadelkarim, Michael A. Borger, Piroze M. Davierwala

A narrative review of redo coronary artery bypass grafting
Lokeswara Rao Sajja


Disclosure:
The series “Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting”was commissioned by the editorial office, AME Medical Journal without any sponsorship or funding. Shahzad G. Raja served as the unpaid Guest Editor for the series.