Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery News and Research

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Coronary Artery Bypass is surgery in which a healthy blood vessel taken from another part of the body is used to make a new path for blood around a blocked artery leading to the heart. This restores the flow of oxygen and nutrients to the heart. Also called aortocoronary bypass and CAB.
Angioplasties can be safely performed at centers that do not have on-site surgical capability

Angioplasties can be safely performed at centers that do not have on-site surgical capability

One-time injection after spinal cord injury can limit pain for 8 months

One-time injection after spinal cord injury can limit pain for 8 months

Rosuvastatin as effective as atorvastatin in reversing atherosclerosis

Rosuvastatin as effective as atorvastatin in reversing atherosclerosis

NIDDK-funded study to develop approaches for chronic kidney disease management

NIDDK-funded study to develop approaches for chronic kidney disease management

Study demonstrates need for new testing standards, greater focus on youth helmets

Study demonstrates need for new testing standards, greater focus on youth helmets

Simulation improves cardiac surgical training results

Simulation improves cardiac surgical training results

AR gene has opposite effects on prostate and breast cancers

AR gene has opposite effects on prostate and breast cancers

Researchers identify cellular pathway to potentially block disease-inducing inflammation

Researchers identify cellular pathway to potentially block disease-inducing inflammation

GETINGE to acquire Atrium Medical

GETINGE to acquire Atrium Medical

Cleveland Clinic receives NIH grant to study effectiveness of concussion diagnostic test

Cleveland Clinic receives NIH grant to study effectiveness of concussion diagnostic test

Medicated stents lower likelihood of heart attacks in cardiac patients

Medicated stents lower likelihood of heart attacks in cardiac patients

U.S. DoD awards $1.1M grant to Cleveland Clinic researcher for lupus research

U.S. DoD awards $1.1M grant to Cleveland Clinic researcher for lupus research

First North American clinical trial to test adult MSC transplantation as a new MS therapy

First North American clinical trial to test adult MSC transplantation as a new MS therapy

New leukemia drug in early clinical testing offers some clues for better treatment

New leukemia drug in early clinical testing offers some clues for better treatment

Landmark study may help prevent permanent brain injury in fighters

Landmark study may help prevent permanent brain injury in fighters

Research targets malignant glioma stem cells

Research targets malignant glioma stem cells

Heart bypass surgery rates fall by 38% between 2001 and 2008: Study

Heart bypass surgery rates fall by 38% between 2001 and 2008: Study

MAQUET introduces new pediatric oxygenators and reservoirs in the U.S.

MAQUET introduces new pediatric oxygenators and reservoirs in the U.S.

Improved technology is improving outcomes for cardiac stent patients

Improved technology is improving outcomes for cardiac stent patients

Toshiba introduces new Infinix-i cardiovascular X-ray systems

Toshiba introduces new Infinix-i cardiovascular X-ray systems