Intracoronary Shunt Versus Bulldog Clamp in Off-Pump Bypass Surgery. Endothelial Trauma: Shunt Versus Clamp


Vural A. H. , Yalcinkaya S. , Tuerk T., Yuemuen G., Guel N., Yalcinkaya U., ...More

JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH, vol.150, no.2, pp.261-265, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 150 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jss.2007.12.774
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.261-265

Abstract

Background. During off-pump coronary bypass grafting, local vascular control of the target vessel and a bloodless field are crucial. The aim of this study is to asses the histopathological outcomes of intracoronary shunts and bulldog clamping on the beating heart in a canine model.