Protective role of intracoronary shunt in off-pump coronary bypass operations

TOK M. , Ucar H. I. , Dogan O. F. , Farsak B., Yorgancioglu A. C.

SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.29, no.4, pp.573-579, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Title of Journal : SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.573-579


Objective: To investigate if there are any advantages in using intracoronary shunts compared to shuntless operations, in the context of whether it has a protective role for the myocardia.