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What does CABGS stand for?

CABGS stands for Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery

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Over time this blockage can lead to heart attack, while severe blockages in multiple major vessels may require coronary artery bypass graft surgery.
Appendix The following additional information is provided in accordance with the Code of Best Practice for Reporting by Life Science Companies: A Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled study of Glypromate(R) in Patients undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery Protocol Abbreviated Name: Studying Neurons Using Glypromate (SNUG) Name of Investigational Agent: Glypromate(R) (glycyl-L-prolyl-L-glutamate) Study Centres: 4 centres in New Zealand, 1 in Australia Phase of Development: 2a Objectives: Primary: To investigate the pharmacokinetics of Glypromate(R) in post-CABG patients Secondary: To monitor the safety profile of Glypromate(R) treatment compared to placebo in CABG patients.
Patients in New York state who undergo coronary artery bypass graft surgery and are covered by either private managed-care or Medicare managed-care insurance are significantly less likely than patients with fee-for-service insurance to have the surgery done in hospitals with lower mortality rates, according to a study published in The Journal of the American Medical Association.