This Core Skills tutorial shows how a low-fidelity coronary anastomosis simulator can be constructed out of materials available in a normal hospital environment and used to practice various peripheral coronary anastomoses in a realistic-depth environment with limited working space.

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Keywords Simulation, CABG, Anastomosis, Minimally invasive coronary artery bypass grafting, Left heart bypass, Coronary artery bypass graft
Persistent URL dx.doi.org/10.1510/mmcts.2019.006, hdl.handle.net/1765/127171
Journal Multimedia manual of cardiothoracic surgery : MMCTS
Note Online Surgical Video
Citation
Durko, A., Thuijs, D., Mahtab, E., & Bekkers, J.A. (2019). How to construct and use a low-fidelity coronary anastomosis simulator. Multimedia manual of cardiothoracic surgery : MMCTS (Vol. 2019). doi:10.1510/mmcts.2019.006