The most widely used method of delivering cardioplegia to the myocardium is via antegrade cardioplegia cannulae. Minimally invasive techniques, with emphasis [...]
Joint recommendations from three major resources highlight the expectations of the reintroduction of cardiovascular services following COVID-19.
Thorough drainage of blood from around the heart is necessary during and after cardiac surgery to prevent complications such as pleural effusion, cardiac [...]
Every patient responds differently to cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) and has unique requirements depending on their body composition. One thing that cannot be [...]
A recent study from the Journal of the American College of Cardiology found that Myocardial Infarction (MI) is increasing in prevalence among young [...]
Cardiothoracic surgeons perform approximately 300,000 open heart surgeries annually, the majority of which being Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG) [...]
Surgeons who are versatile in both on-pump and off-pump CABG techniques offer their patients the best outcomes by performing the procedure that best suits [...]