• Surgeries
  • During most bypass surgeries, the heart is stopped and a heart-lung machine takes over the work of the heart and lungs. (wikipedia.org)
  • revascularization
  • During this period of technological innovation, new published evidence, and updated guidelines, it is not well known whether or how the volume of coronary revascularization and its constituent types changed in the United States. (redorbit.com)
  • Andrew J. Epstein, Ph.D., of the Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center and University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, and colleagues conducted a study using a representative national sample of hospitalization claims to estimate trends in the annual volume of coronary revascularization procedures. (redorbit.com)