Staged or Combined Approach for Carotid Endarterectomy in Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting: A 5-Year-Long Experience


Oz K., Aydin U., Kyaruzi M., Karaman Z., Goksel O. S. , Yeniterzi M., ...More

HEART SURGERY FORUM, vol.19, no.6, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1532/hsf.1551
  • Title of Journal : HEART SURGERY FORUM

Abstract

Background: Optimal surgical approach for patients with hemodynamically significant carotid and coronary disease remains controversial. We analyzed our 5-year experience and compared early and long-term outcome following staged and combined carotid and coronary artery bypass.