Bilateral versus Single Internal Thoracic Artery Grafts at 10 Years - The New England Journal of Medicine - 2019

Brief Summary:

In patients with multi-vessel coronary disease selected for surgical revascularization, bilateral internal mammary artery (BIMA) grafting resulted in similar 10 year mortality as compared to single IMA grafting. There was a 1.6% absolute increase in sternal wound complications using BIMA.