Category Archives: Cardiovascular System

Canadian Health&Care Mall: Coronary Artery Bypass Grafts

A number of risk factors have been associated with a higher incidence and a more rapid progression of coronary artery disease (CAD). Coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG) has been shown to provide symptomatic relief in over 80 percent of patients with angina refractory to medical therapy. The late postoperative course of patients after CABG is largely determined by the patients left ventricular function and … Continue reading