Application of cabrol technique to off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting using radial artery

Won-Min Jo, Chan Young Na, Man Jong Baek, Sam Sae Oh

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Abstract

We present the case of a Cabrol-type proximal anastomosis technique in off-pump coronary artery bypass. The patient was a 64-year-old man with significant stenoses on the left main, left anterior descending, and proximal right coronary artery. The obtuse marginal and right coronary arteries were anastomosed with both ends of a radial artery. For the proximal anastomosis during this procedure, we applied the Cabrol-type looping interposition technique. In selected patients, we suggest that this technique allows the effective use of graft length and can reduce a number of ascending aortic manipulations.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1081-1082
Number of pages2
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Volume78
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2004 Sep 1
Externally publishedYes

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Surgery

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