Robotically enhanced coronary artery bypass surgery.
- Published Article
Indian Heart Journal
- Publication Date
Jan 01, 2004
Using telematic technology, a complete endoscopic anastomosis is possible in both single vessel and suitable double vessel disease patients. The use of robotics is now extended to achieve complete myocardial revascularization by harvesting both the internal mammary arteries and making a small thoracotomy for direct anastomosis as well.
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