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Faculty

Bilal H. Kirmani, MRCS

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery,
Manchester Heart Centre, Manchester Royal Infirmary,
Manchester, United Kingdom

Andrew Brazier, MRCS

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery,
Manchester Heart Centre, Manchester Royal Infirmary,
Manchester, United Kingdom

Sanjeevan Sriskandarajah, MRCS

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery,
Manchester Heart Centre, Manchester Royal Infirmary,
Manchester, United Kingdom

Zeyad Alshawabkeh, MRCS

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery,
Manchester Heart Centre, Manchester Royal Infirmary,
Manchester, United Kingdom

Lokesh Gurung, MRCS

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery,
Manchester Heart Centre, Manchester Royal Infirmary,
Manchester, United Kingdom

Raed Azzam, MD

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery,
Manchester Heart Centre, Manchester Royal Infirmary,
Manchester, United Kingdom

Daniel J.M. Keenan, FRCS (C-Th)

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery,
Manchester Heart Centre, Manchester Royal Infirmary,
Manchester, United Kingdom

Ragheb Hasan, FRCS (C-Th)

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery,
Manchester Heart Centre, Manchester Royal Infirmary,
Manchester, United Kingdom

Haitham Abunasra, FRCS (C-Th)

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery,
Manchester Heart Centre, Manchester Royal Infirmary,
Manchester, United Kingdom

Accredited by

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

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Course Description

After reading this article, the learner should be able to:
- outline the advantages and disadvantages of off-pump CABG.
- describe the most commonly used conduits for off-pump CABG.
- recognize the strengths and weaknesses of the data presented.
- estimate the short-term advantage and long-term disadvantage of off-pump surgery.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2016-Jul-01
Expiration Date:2018-Jul-01
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes
Cost:$470.00/yr
System Requirements:
Internet Access and Adobe Acrobat Reader.

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