Ligation of a Coronary Artery

  • C. Max Lang
  • Howard C. Hughes

Abstract

The occlusion of a coronary artery, whether by surgery or by an obstruction, normally causes ischemia in the portion of myocardium supplied by that artery. The degree of ischemia and the resultant interruption of function are related to the level at which the coronary artery is occluded.

Keywords

Coronary Artery Left Anterior Descend Atrial Appendage Cardiac Massage Premature Ventricular Contraction 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. Max Lang
  • Howard C. Hughes

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