CoronaryBypass Or Stents, Which One To Choose?by
Ng Peng Hock
, they indicated that patients with several blockages in their coronary arteries should choose to undergo bypass... who were treated with drug-eluting stents and almost 7500 similar patients who underwent coronary artery bypass...
WHEN Jos ...by
WHEN Jose Luis Cabrera had coronarybypasssurgery after a heart attack five years ago, his wife had to bring food and clean sheets to him in the hospital.
But the operation itself didn't cost...
What is BypassSurgery?by
ANNOUNCER: A coronarybypass is a type of heart surgery that re-routes blood vessels around heart arteries that have become clogged with cholesterol build-up.
LAWRENCE I. BONCHEK, MD: Bypasssurgery...
Dr. William D.
There are several problems with this line of reasoning:
1) Bypasssurgery does not reduce the long term risk for heart attack.
2) The risk of bypasssurgery often outweighs the risk of an asymptomatic heart scan score...
Gastric bypass cuts heart risksB ...by
Dr. Rubens D.
Gastric bypass cuts heart risks
By Anthony J. Brown
NEW YORK, 24 oct 2008– The risk faced... substantially after they undergo gastric bypasssurgery to lose weight, according to a recent study.
The take-home message...