Transmyocardial Laser Revascularisation in the Treatment of Severe Diffuse Coronary Artery Disease

  • TH. Krabatsch
  • L. Tambeur
  • E. Lieback
  • F. Schäper
  • R. Hetzer
Conference paper


For more than 60 years it has been known that in warm-blooded species the myocardium is perfused primarily via coronary arteries which provide a capillary network, but that there are direct connections between the ventricular chamber and the capillaries by thebesian veins and sinusoids [1].


Myocardial Perfusion Myocardial Revascularization Left Ventricular Wall Motion Maximum Workload Left Ventricular Chamber 
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  • TH. Krabatsch
  • L. Tambeur
  • E. Lieback
  • F. Schäper
  • R. Hetzer

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