minimally invasive coronary bypass surgery


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Noun1.minimally invasive coronary bypass surgery - heart surgery in which a coronary bypass is performed on the beating heart by the use of small instruments and cameras threaded through small incisionsminimally invasive coronary bypass surgery - heart surgery in which a coronary bypass is performed on the beating heart by the use of small instruments and cameras threaded through small incisions
closed-heart surgery - heart surgery in which a small incision is made (the chest cavity is not opened)
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The Medtronic Hemopump is a catheter-mounted, left ventricular assist system designed to improve cardiac output for patients during minimally invasive coronary bypass surgery and for other situations in which the heart must be relieved of some of its pumping load.
It provides support during the recovery period following acute heart failure and has potential applications for use during minimally invasive coronary bypass surgery and other procedures in which the surgeon does not want to stop the heart completely.
In addition to providing support in acute heart failure, it has potential applications for use during minimally invasive coronary bypass surgery and other medical procedures.

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