Neurological Outcome After Minimal Invasive Coronary Artery Bypass Graft "NOMICS"


Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Minimum age of 18
- Elective Endo-CABG procedure (group 1)
- Elective PCI procedure (group 2)
- Elective healthy volunteer

Exclusion Criteria

- Medical history of:
- Postoperative cognitive dysfunction, delirium or cerebrovascular accident
- symptomatic carotid artery disease
- Dementia
- Renal dysfunction: glomular filtration rate (GFR) < 30 ml/min
- Hepatic dysfunction: serum glutamic-oxaloacetic transaminase (SGOT)/ aspartate aminotransferase (AST), or serum glutamic-pyruvic transaminase (SGPT)/ alanine aminotransferase (ALT), more than three timer higher than normal limits
- History of medication and alcohol abuse
- Language barrier or incapability to communicate
- Physical condition making participation impossible
- Participation in other clinical trials of a drug or medical instrument
- Surgical revision or intra-operative major cardial event (Endo-CABG group)
- Conversion to cardiac surgery or intra-operative major event (PCI group)