Heart bypass surgery creates a new route, called a bypass, for blood and oxygen to reach your heart.
Off-pump coronary artery bypass; OPCAB; Beating heart surgery; Bypass surgery - heart; CABG; Coronary artery bypass graft; Coronary artery bypass surgery; Coronary bypass surgery
Before your surgery you will receive
Finally, it had all come together. It was like Christmas morning or having tickets on the fifty-yard line. It was like holding the winning... Read more »
The anesthetist was finally finished with all of the preparations he had to make. Taking my left hand in his, he leaned over me and smiled.... Read more »
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Most people who ask about open heart surgery focus on the experience itself. What was it like? When you went into the operating room, what... Read more »
Why do you need bypass surgery? If you are suffering chest pain or other symptoms that may indicate a cardiovascular problem, your doctor will... Read more »