Patients with following features on angiogram have better results with coronary bypass surgery (CABG) than after angioplasty (percutaneous coronary intervetion, including balloon dilatation, stenting etc):
Left main coronary disease
Multi-vessel disease in patients with diabetes mellitus
Triple-vessel disease with left ventricular dysfunction
Double vessel ...
I am unable to give medical advice here. However, the issue that they correct with a CABG is not inflammation of the arteries, it’s a buildup of plaque within the arteries in your heart.
A CABG usually occurs when the plaque is too extensive to simply open up the arteries with a stent, or a combination of stenting and CABG may be used.
Magnesium is an ...
Guidelines from different medical societies are available on this subject:
2011 NICE guidelines: https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/cg126
2012 ACCF/AHA/ACP/AATS/PCNA/SCAI/STS Guideline : http://content.onlinejacc.org/article.aspx?articleid=1391404
2013 ESC guidelines: http://eurheartj.oxfordjournals.org/content/ehj/early/2013/08/28/eurheartj.eht296.full.pdf