A Novel Method to Adjust Saphenous Vein Graft Lengths Using 3D Printing Models


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Gocer H., Durukan A. B. , Tunc O., Naseri E., Ercan E.

HEART SURGERY FORUM, vol.23, no.2, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1532/hsf.2765
  • Title of Journal : HEART SURGERY FORUM

Abstract

Background: The optimal length of saphenous vein grafts can be challenging in surgical coronary revascularization. It is the cornerstone for graft patency. In this study, we tried to demonstrate the value of 3D printing in determining optimal saphenous graft length.