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How effective is coronary artery bypass surgery for treating coronary artery disease (CAD)?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Coronary artery dise

CABG is very effective at improving the symptoms of CAD in appropriate patients.
Generally over 90% get good relief of symptoms sometimes for many years. The actual disease process isn't treated so CABG must be associated with diet, exercise and drug therapy long term. for the best results.

In brief: Coronary artery dise

CABG is very effective at improving the symptoms of CAD in appropriate patients.
Generally over 90% get good relief of symptoms sometimes for many years. The actual disease process isn't treated so CABG must be associated with diet, exercise and drug therapy long term. for the best results.
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