Deep sternal infections after in situ bilateral internal thoracic artery grafting for left ventricular myocardial revascularization: predictors and influence on 20-year outcomes

Massimo Bonacchi, Edvin Prifti, Marco Bugetti, Orlando Parise, Guido Sani, Daniel M. Johnson, Francesco Cabrucci, Sandro Gelsomino

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5208-5221
Number of pages14
JournalJournal of Thoracic Disease
Volume10
Issue number9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Sep 2018

Keywords

  • Coronary artery bypass
  • internal thoracic artery
  • complications
  • sternal infection
  • LONG-TERM SURVIVAL
  • MAMMARY ARTERY
  • WOUND COMPLICATIONS
  • BYPASS SURGERY
  • RISK-FACTORS
  • MEDIAN STERNOTOMY
  • DIABETIC-PATIENTS
  • ELDERLY-PATIENTS
  • CARDIAC-SURGERY
  • CORONARY

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