Stroke Study: Operative Strategies to Reduce Cerebral Embolic Events During Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery

Active, not recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- > 18 years
- undergoing primary isolated coronary artery bypass surgery
- ability to sign informed consent

Exclusion Criteria

- history of preoperative stroke
- reoperative cardiac surgery
- salvage or emergency CABG
- known left ventricular or left atrial thrombus
- concomitant valvular or aortic surgery