International Perspectives on Minimally Invasive Coronary Artery Revascularization

Posted On 2024-01-02 15:18:54

This special series was co-edited by Dr. Johan van der Merwe from Netcare Blaauwberg Hospital and Dr. Filip P. Casselman from OLV Clinic.

A comprehensive roadmap to minimally invasive coronary artery surgery
Filip P. Casselman, Johan van der Merwe

Original Article
Multivessel minimally invasive on-pump direct coronary artery revascularization
Oleksandr Babliak, Volodymyr Demianenko, Anton Marchenko, Dmytro Babliak

Review Article
Minimally invasive surgical coronary artery revascularization—how to initiate a safe and sustainable program
Johan van der Merwe, Gianluca Torregrossa, Aleksander Dokollari, Filip Casselman

Establishing a robotic coronary artery bypass surgery program: a narrative review
Gianluca Torregrossa, Aleksander Dokollari, Michel Pompeu Sá, Serge Sicouri, Basel Ramlawi, Francis Sutter

Minimally invasive surgical coronary artery revascularization—current status and future perspectives in an era of interventional advances
Johan van der Merwe, Filip Casselman

Surgical Technique
Beating heart multi-vessel minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass grafting: techniques and pitfalls
Hugo M. N. Issa, Marc Ruel

Robotic totally endoscopic coronary artery bypass grafting—port placements, internal mammary artery harvesting and anastomosis techniques
Laura Seese, Syed Faaz Ashraf, Allison Davila, Garrett Coyan, Kyla Joubert, Dongning Zhang, David Kaczorowski, David West, Ibrahim Sultan, Johannes Bonatti

Multi-vessel off-pump total endoscopic coronary artery bypass—pearls and pitfalls
Miroslav P. Peev, Husam H. Balkhy

Editorial Commentary
Nature does nothing in vain, a word of caution
Paul Sergeant

The series “International Perspectives on Minimally Invasive Coronary Artery Revascularization” was commissioned by the editorial office, Journal of Visualized Surgery without any sponsorship or funding. Filip P. Casselman and Johan van der Merwe served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the series.