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On-Pump and Off-Pump CABG Equally Effective and Safe

2016 07 Nov

The findings of a large randomised trial, which were recently published in The New England Journal of Medicine , suggest that on-pump and off-pump coronary-artery bypass grafting (CABG) procedures are equally effective and safe. CABG with the use of cardiopulmonary bypass, i.e. on-pump CABG, is associated with a perioperative mortality of approximately... Read more