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What determines whether a patient will have “on-pump” or “off-pump” coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG)?—Elissa Internicola Lebow, PA-C, Staten Island, N.Y. Patients may achieve an excellent outcome with either procedure. Outcomes are likely to depend more on factors other than whether patients underwent standard CABG utilizing the cardiopulmonary bypass machine (on-pump) or if they had…
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CABG may lower mortality compared to PCI in patients with diabetes and those older than 65

Level 2: Mid-level evidenceThe relative benefits of coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) and percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) continue to be actively debated and analyzed. A recent meta-analysis of individual data from 7,812 patients in 10 randomized trials suggests that CABG may be associated with lower mortality in certain populations (Lancet. 2009;373:1190-1197). There was no difference…
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PCI with paclitaxel-eluting stent might be alternative to CABG

Level 1: Likely reliable evidenceIn patients with three-vessel and/or left main coronary artery disease (CAD), percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) with paclitaxel-eluting stents is equivalent to coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) for overall mortality and MI rate at 12 months. PCI patients had increased risk for repeat revascularization procedures but a reduced risk of subsequent stroke…
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