La safena nei by-pass > La Safena nei By Pass femoro poplitei Review of grapht type in popliteal by-pass.
Authors' conclusions There was a clear primary patency benefit for autologous vein when compared to synthetic materials for above knee bypasses. In the long term (five years) Dacron confers a small primary patency benefit over PTFE for above knee bypass. PTFE with a vein cuff improved primary patency when compared to PTFE alone for below knee bypasses. Further randomised data is needed to ascertain whether this information translates into improvement in limb survival.
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Uso delle safena nei by-pass The patency of sequential and individual vein coronary bypass grafts: a systematic review. This article seems to add new points supporting the use of the varicose saphenous vein as by-pass. [continua >>]