TITLE

CONTROLLED STUDIES ON THE EFFICACY OF BILATERAL INTERNAL MAMMARY ARTERY LIGATION IN PATIENTS WITH ANGINA PECTORIS

AUTHOR(S)
Fremont, Rudolph E.; Klopstock, Robert; Glass, Paul
PUB. DATE
February 1959
SOURCE
Angiology;Feb1959, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites controlled studies on the efficacy of bilateral internal mammary artery ligation (BIMAL) in patients with angina pectoris. Exposure of patients to litigation of both internal mammary arteries in the second intercostal space; Considerable psychologic component of BIMAL, a type of coronary surgery which is responsible for rapid subjective improvement in most patients; Need for further study of BIMAL for the treatment of coronary disease.
ACCESSION #
16388452

 

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