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How can a coronary artery bypass graft (cabg) be helpful to patients?
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Dr. Donald Thomas
Surgery - Thoracic
In brief: Saves lives
CABG surgery has been shown to prolong life and prevent myocardial infarction as well as relieve angina.

In brief: Saves lives
CABG surgery has been shown to prolong life and prevent myocardial infarction as well as relieve angina.
Dr. Donald Thomas
Dr. Donald Thomas
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Dr. Brian Mott
Surgery - Thoracic
In brief: Revascularizes
In this operation the blocked coronary arteries are bypassed with vein grafts to bring in new blood to those affected areas of heart muscle.
It relieves symptoms of angina and makes patients live longer.

In brief: Revascularizes
In this operation the blocked coronary arteries are bypassed with vein grafts to bring in new blood to those affected areas of heart muscle.
It relieves symptoms of angina and makes patients live longer.
Dr. Brian Mott
Dr. Brian Mott
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Dr. John Szawaluk
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: Many ways
CABG can provide relief of anginal symptoms and improve one's quality of life.
It can improve overall mortality depending on the coronary arteries involved an overall function of the heart. Those patients with significant heart dysfunction and significant coronary disease often receive the most long term benefit from surgery.

In brief: Many ways
CABG can provide relief of anginal symptoms and improve one's quality of life.
It can improve overall mortality depending on the coronary arteries involved an overall function of the heart. Those patients with significant heart dysfunction and significant coronary disease often receive the most long term benefit from surgery.
Dr. John Szawaluk
Dr. John Szawaluk
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