Ask the Doctors: 04/04

Which type of open heart surgery is better, on the bypass machine or off? I want to know which one to ask for.For those who are very elderly or who have other serious illnesses, avoiding the heart-lung bypass machine may make surgery safer. But such off-pump surgery can be technically challenging, and isnt suitable for […]
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