Open Access
J Extra Corpor Technol
Volume 41, Number 1, March 2009
Page(s) 15 - 19
Published online 15 March 2009
  1. Hansen KH, Hughes P, Steinbruchel DA. Antithrombotic- and anticoagulation regimens in OPCAB surgery. A Nordic survey. Scand Cardiovasc J. 2005;39:369–74. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  2. Khan NE, De SA, Mister R, et al. A randomized comparison of off-pump and on-pump multivessel coronary-artery bypass surgery. N Engl J Med. 2004;350:21–8. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  3. Puskas JD, Williams WH, Duke PG, et al. Off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting provides complete revascularization with reduced myocardial injury, transfusion requirements, and length of stay: a prospective randomized comparison of two hundred unselected patients undergoing off-pump versus conventional coronary artery bypass grafting. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2003;125:797–808. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  4. Widimsky P, Straka Z, Stros P, et al. One-year coronary bypass graft patency: a randomized comparison between off-pump and on-pump surgery angiographic results of the PRAGUE-4 trial. Circulation. 2004;110:3418–23. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  5. Casati V, Gerli C, Franco A, et al. Activation of coagulation and fibrinolysis during coronary surgery: on-pump versus off-pump techniques. Anesthesiology. 2001;95:1103–9. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  6. Englberger L, Immer FF, Eckstein FS, Berdat PA, Haeberli A, Carrel TP. Off-pump coronary artery bypass operation does not increase procoagulant and fibrinolytic activity: preliminary results. Ann Thorac Surg. 2004;77:1560–6. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  7. Güden M, Sanisoglu I, Sagbas E, Ergenoglu MU, Ozbek U, Akpinar B. Hemodilution during off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting: can we improve flow and reduce hypercoagulability? Heart Surg Forum. 2003;6:399–402. [Google Scholar]
  8. Moller CH, Steinbruchel DA. Platelet function after coronary artery bypass grafting: is there a procoagulant activity after off-pump compared with on-pump surgery? Scand Cardiovasc J. 2003;37:149–53. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  9. Nashef SA, Roques F, Michel P, Gauducheau E, Lemeshow S, Salamon R. European system for cardiac operative risk evaluation (EuroSCORE). Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 1999;16:9–13. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  10. Kurlansky PA. Is there a hypercoagulable state after off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery? What do we know and what can we do? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2003;126:7–10. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  11. Paparella D, Galeone A, Venneri MT, et al. Activation of the coagulation system during coronary artery bypass grafting: comparison between on-pump and off-pump techniques. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2006;131:290–7. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  12. Moor E, Blomback M, Silveira A, et al. Haemostatic function in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting: peroperative perturbations and relations to saphenous vein graft closure. Thromb Res. 2000;98:39–49. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  13. Lang T, von Depka M. Possibilities and limitations of thromboelastometry/thromboelastography. Hamostaseologie. 2007;26(Suppl 1):S21–9. [Google Scholar]
  14. Samama CM, Thiry D, Elalamy I, et al. Perioperative activation of hemostasis in vascular surgery patients. Anesthesiology. 2001;94:74–8. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  15. McCrath DJ, Cerboni E, Frumento RJ, Hirsh AL, Bennett-Guerrero E. Thromboelastography maximum amplitude predicts postoperative thrombotic complications including myocardial infarction. Anesth Analg. 2005;100:1576–83. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  16. Bochsen L, Wiinberg B, Kjelgaard-Hansen M, Steinbruchel DA, Johansson PI. Evaluation of the TEG(R) platelet mapping assay in blood donors. Thromb J. 2007;5:3. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  17. Gurbel PA, Bliden KP, Guyer K, et al. Platelet reactivity in patients and recurrent events post-stenting: results of the PREPARE POST-STENTING Study. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2005;46:1820–6. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  18. Poston R, Gu J, Brown J, et al. Hypercoagulability affecting early vein graft patency does not exist after off-pump coronary artery bypass. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2005;19:11–8. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  19. Rocca B, Patrono C. Determinants of the interindividual vari ability in response to antiplatelet drugs. J Thromb Haemost. 2005;3:1597–602. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]

Current usage metrics show cumulative count of Article Views (full-text article views including HTML views, PDF and ePub downloads, according to the available data) and Abstracts Views on Vision4Press platform.

Data correspond to usage on the plateform after 2015. The current usage metrics is available 48-96 hours after online publication and is updated daily on week days.

Initial download of the metrics may take a while.