Detection of Internal Thoracic Artery Dissection at Coronary Anastomosis Using Intraoperative 15-MHz High-Frequency Epicardial Ultrasound

T. Watanabe, H. Arai, K. Oi, T. Hachimaru, H. Kuroki, T. Fujiwara, T. Mizuno
2014 Circulation  
The online-only Data Supplement is available with this article at 3. Intraoperative evaluation after the revision of the anastomosis by using transit time flow measurement. The anastomosis was successfully revised by using transit-time flow measurement to confirm an adequate flow value of 36 mL/min with acceptable flow pattern, pulsatility index, and diastolic filling. DF indicates diastolic filling; HR, heart rate; LAD, left anterior descending
more » ... tery; LITA, left internal thoracic artery; and PI, pulsatility index. by guest on July 22, 2018
doi:10.1161/circulationaha.114.008705 pmid:24891628 fatcat:rl7c6ki52zeh3d6omaxsa5twiu