Volume No. :   2

Issue No. :  2

Year :  2014

ISSN Print :  2347-8632

ISSN Online :  2454-2652


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Case Study Analysis of CABG Surgery

Address:   Mrs. Andal P.1* and Dr. Nalini Jeyavanth Santha2
1Doctoral Student and Associate Professor, Sacred Heart Nursing College, Madurai
2Principal, Sacred Heart Nursing College, Madurai
*Corresponding Author

Cardiovascular diseases are the number one cause of deaths worldwide. By 2030, 23.6 million people are predicted to die from CVD which places burden on national countries. The most common type of heart disease is CAD, which is the narrowing or blockage of coronary arteries. High stress sedentary life style, lack of physical exercise and unhealthy eating habits, diabetes, cigarettes smoking and hypertension have been associated with CVD. The surgical approach to CAD is coronary artery bypass crafting. An artery from the chest wall (internal mammary) or vein from be leg (saphanous) is used to supply the distal area of stenosis. Mr X, Y and Z aged 44, 42 and 54 years respectively admitted with the C/o. Chest pain and Angiogram findings confirmed as all three suffered with blocks of TVD, TVD and SVD respectively. They were underwent CABG and got discharged with uneventful post operative period. The comparison of all 3 patients and their follow ups were discussed below.
Case Study Analysis of CABG Surgery
Andal P., Nalini Jeyavanth Santha. Case Study Analysis of CABG Surgery. Int. J. Adv. Nur. Management 2(2): April- June, 2014; Page 71-74.
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