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.
Cleveland Clinic creates spin-off company to develop vaccine for preventing breast cancer

Cleveland Clinic creates spin-off company to develop vaccine for preventing breast cancer

Most patients who report statin intolerance can actually tolerate drugs on subsequent trials

Most patients who report statin intolerance can actually tolerate drugs on subsequent trials

RVX-208 drug fails to increase good cholesterol levels in ASSURE trial

RVX-208 drug fails to increase good cholesterol levels in ASSURE trial

AQUARIUS trial data shows Aliskiren reduced incidents of death, stroke, heart attack

AQUARIUS trial data shows Aliskiren reduced incidents of death, stroke, heart attack

Pre-treatment with prasugrel increases risk of bleeding without reducing risk of ischemic events

Pre-treatment with prasugrel increases risk of bleeding without reducing risk of ischemic events

Scientists identify enzyme mutation that occurs in castration-resistant prostate cancer

Scientists identify enzyme mutation that occurs in castration-resistant prostate cancer

ProMedica and Cleveland Clinic collaborate to develop health system affiliation

ProMedica and Cleveland Clinic collaborate to develop health system affiliation

Agreement expands national presence of Cleveland Clinic Laboratories

Agreement expands national presence of Cleveland Clinic Laboratories

Cleveland Clinic receives $2M for research in colorectal surgery

Cleveland Clinic receives $2M for research in colorectal surgery

Higher TMAO blood levels linked to increased risk of heart disease

Higher TMAO blood levels linked to increased risk of heart disease

Research shows respiratory syncytial virus can be transferred during pregnancy to unborn baby

Research shows respiratory syncytial virus can be transferred during pregnancy to unborn baby

Patients exposed to chest radiation are more likely to die after heart surgery

Patients exposed to chest radiation are more likely to die after heart surgery

Carnitine compound in red meat and energy drinks increases risk for cardiovascular disease

Carnitine compound in red meat and energy drinks increases risk for cardiovascular disease

On and off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery equally safe, effective for older patients

On and off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery equally safe, effective for older patients

Aarbepoetin alfa does not improve anemic heart failure patients' health

Aarbepoetin alfa does not improve anemic heart failure patients' health

Cleveland Clinic receives $1.97M NIMH grant for innovative autism research

Cleveland Clinic receives $1.97M NIMH grant for innovative autism research

Colorectal cancer outcomes could be improved with regular genetic screening for Lynch syndrome

Colorectal cancer outcomes could be improved with regular genetic screening for Lynch syndrome

Kips Bay Medical initiates eMESH I clinical feasibility trial in atherosclerotic disease

Kips Bay Medical initiates eMESH I clinical feasibility trial in atherosclerotic disease

Gene therapy shows promise for severe coronary artery disease

Gene therapy shows promise for severe coronary artery disease