Outcomes of perichondrium and composite cartilage-perichondrium island grafts
in type 1 tympanoplasty: A Randomized Controlled Trial.
are not only superior in terms of patency and survival, but they also protect the native coronary arteries against further progression of atherosclerotic disease. The incidence of disease progression in grafted
native coronary arteries in the anterior territory between patent RA grafts
and patent SVGs to the Diag of the LAD artery was 10% and 40%, respectively (log-rank test; P < 0.0001).
Agronomic evaluation of bitter gourd grafts
for yield and quality.
Mario Gaudino, M.D., from Weill Cornell Medicine in New York City, and colleagues performed a patient-level combined analysis of six randomized, controlled trials to compare radial-artery grafts
(534 patients) and saphenous-vein grafts
(502 patients) for CABG.
Conclusion: SVG were patent in 61.66% of the grafts
while arterial grafts
had a patency rate of 91.30%.
Medical device company Vascular Grafts
Solutions Friday provided interim results from the the post-marketing VEST III study that evaluates the effectiveness of the VEST technology (Venous External SupporT) in treatment of saphenous vein graft
(SVG) disease after coronary artery bypass grafting.
Behaviour of polyester grafts
in adult patients with repaired coarctation of the aorta.
In the incompatible pear/quince grafts
, the interface in the bark had the appearance of a sharp line, which delimited the tissues of each partner, whereas a gradual multilayered transition zone formed in the compatible grafts
Both split and full thickness grafts
have a place in the dermatologist's repertoire, but some tips and tricks can make a full thickness graft
an attractive option in many instances, according to Marc Brown, MD, professor of dermatology and oncology at the University of Rochester (N.Y.).
M had numerous failed AV fistulas and grafts
over the years and was now dependent upon a central venous catheter (CVC) for hemodialysis therapy.
These three grafts
are best completed in late winter, with rootstocks just awakening.