Effect of Electrocautery on Endothelial Integrity of the Internal Thoracic Artery: Ultrastructural Analysis with Transmission Electron Microscopy


ONAN B., YENİTERZİ M., Onan I. S. , Ersoy B., GONCA S. , GELENLİ E., ...Daha Fazla

TEXAS HEART INSTITUTE JOURNAL, cilt.41, ss.484-490, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 41 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.14503/thij-13-3658
  • Dergi Adı: TEXAS HEART INSTITUTE JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.484-490

Özet

The internal thoracic artery (ITA) is typically harvested from the chest wall by means of conventional electrocautery. We investigated the effects of electrocautery on endothelial-cell and vessel-wall morphology at the ultrastructural level during ITA harvesting.