Article Abstract

Improved outcome of bilateral compared to single internal thoracic artery grafting: patient’s selection or technical skill?

Authors: Antonio M. Calafiore, Carlo Maria De Filippo, Massimiliano Foschi, Michele Di Mauro


In this retrospective propensity matched (PM) study Iribarne et al. (1) show again that bilateral internal thoracic artery (BITA) grafting is superior to single internal thoracic artery (SITA) grafting in term of survival and repeat revascularization.