Fortbildungen & Veranstaltungen
OPCAB – Surgery – does pMCS offer new perspectives - PRIME
Presented by Prof. Dr. Mehmet Özkur
Dr. Özkur (Mainz, Germany) presented the PRotected off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting with IMpElla (PRIME) study series to improve outcome in OPCAB surgery. First, a pilot feasibility and safety trial on elective OPCAB operations supported with Impella CP or 5.5 (both via axillary approach) will be started next year and based on those data a multicenter RCT will be introduced.