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graft,

in surgery: see transplantation, medicaltransplantation, medical,
surgical procedure by which a tissue or organ is removed and replaced by a corresponding part, usually from another part of the body or from another individual.
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graft

[graft]
(biology)
To unite to form a graft.
A piece of tissue transplanted from one individual to another or to a different place on the same individual.
An individual resulting from the grafting of parts.
(botany)
To unite a scion to an understock in such manner that the two grow together and continue development as a single plant without change in scion or stock.

graft

To join a scion, shoot, or bud to the stock of another similar plant.

graft

1. Horticulture
a. a piece of plant tissue (the scion), normally a stem, that is made to unite with an established plant (the stock), which supports and nourishes it
b. the plant resulting from the union of scion and stock
c. the point of union between the scion and the stock
2. Surgery a piece of tissue or an organ transplanted from a donor or from the patient's own body to an area of the body in need of the tissue
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Areas of research include techniques to reduce injury to harvested veins or even use of synthetic bypass grafts.
Early bypass graft failure can also be due to a malpositioned graft.
The 16-detector-row CT scanner technology allows for a reliable differentiation between patent and occluded coronary artery bypass grafts and an accurate detection of graft stenosis," said Thomas Schlosser, M.
So we conducted this study to compare the early outcomes of off pump versus on pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery to see whether off pump or on pump surgery is better in our center.
Arterial bypass grafts, like the left internal mammary artery, have greater long-term patency than any other interventional treatment for coronary artery disease," Dr.
They also show that focal ischemic lesions are common after coronary artery bypass graft, and that although these lesions don't correlate with short-term neurocognitive deficits, "their impact on long-term cognition needs to be studied," Dr.
Cardiac care processes and outcomes for acute myocardial infarction, heart failure, percutaneous coronary interventions and coronary artery bypass graft surgery including evaluation of complication and mortality rates.
Staten Island University Hospital, was rated in the top five percent nationally and in the top tiers of hospitals as it achieves a second decile ranking based on second-year overall quality score in the clinical focus areas of acute myocardial infarction (AMI), coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) and heart failure.
AnMed Health rated in the top decile, based on its second-year, overall quality score in the clinical focus areas of coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) and hip and knee replacement surgery.
HQID tracks process and outcome measures in five clinical areas - acute myocardial infarction (AMI), heart failure (CHF), coronary artery bypass graft (CABG), pneumonia and hip and knee replacement.