W D Boyd

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Ontario
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Off-pump surgery decreases postoperative complications and resource utilization in the elderly
    W D Boyd
    London Health Sciences Centre, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 68:1490-3. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint A comparison of robot-assisted versus manually constructed endoscopic coronary anastomosis
    W D Boyd
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, London Health Sciences Centre, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 70:839-42; discussion 842-3. 2000
  3. pmc RAVECAB: improving outcome in off-pump minimal access surgery with robotic assistance and video enhancement
    W D Boyd
    London Health Sciences Centre, University of Western Ontario
    Can J Surg 44:45-50. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Safety and cost-effectiveness of MIDCABG in high-risk CABG patients
    D F Del Rizzo
    London Health Sciences Centre, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 66:1002-7. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint [Clinical experience in thoracoscopic left internal mammary artery harvesting with voice activated robotic assistance]
    K Kodera
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, London Health Sciences Centre, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Kyobu Geka 54:987-91; discussion 991-4. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint An alternative arterial conduit for totally endoscopic multivessel coronary artery bypass
    B Kiaii
    London Health Sciences Centre, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Heart Surg Forum 4:315-8. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint 3-D image guidance for minimally invasive robotic coronary artery bypass
    A M Chiu
    Imaging Research Laboratories, The John P Robarts Research Institute, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Heart Surg Forum 3:224-31. 2000

Collaborators

  • R J Novick
  • R Rayman
  • A M Chiu
  • B Kiaii
  • K Kodera
  • A H Menkis
  • D F Del Rizzo
  • R Yozu
  • T Otsuka
  • W B Dobkowski
  • N F McKenzie
  • W Abu-Khudair
  • S Ganapathy
  • R J Novik
  • F N McKenzie
  • N D Desai

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Off-pump surgery decreases postoperative complications and resource utilization in the elderly
    W D Boyd
    London Health Sciences Centre, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 68:1490-3. 1999
    ..We compare the outcomes of a cohort of elderly off-pump coronary artery bypass (OPCAB) patients with elderly conventional coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint A comparison of robot-assisted versus manually constructed endoscopic coronary anastomosis
    W D Boyd
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, London Health Sciences Centre, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 70:839-42; discussion 842-3. 2000
    ..New technology has enabled surgeons to attempt totally endoscopic coronary artery bypass grafting. Our purpose was to compare three different techniques of totally endoscopic anastomosis using a porcine animal model...
  3. pmc RAVECAB: improving outcome in off-pump minimal access surgery with robotic assistance and video enhancement
    W D Boyd
    London Health Sciences Centre, University of Western Ontario
    Can J Surg 44:45-50. 2001
    ..To determine the efficacy of using the harmonic scalpel and robotic assistance to facilitate thoracoscopic harvest of the internal thoracic artery (ITA)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Safety and cost-effectiveness of MIDCABG in high-risk CABG patients
    D F Del Rizzo
    London Health Sciences Centre, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 66:1002-7. 1998
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint [Clinical experience in thoracoscopic left internal mammary artery harvesting with voice activated robotic assistance]
    K Kodera
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, London Health Sciences Centre, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Kyobu Geka 54:987-91; discussion 991-4. 2001
    ..There was no mortality, no significant morbidity. The robotic assisted, video enhanced CABG provides safe and complete LIMA dissection with minimal manipulation and assures sufficient LITA length for tension free anastomosis...
  6. ncbi request reprint An alternative arterial conduit for totally endoscopic multivessel coronary artery bypass
    B Kiaii
    London Health Sciences Centre, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Heart Surg Forum 4:315-8. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: The RGEA can be harvested safely through port access with robotic assistance. This conduit is of sufficient length to be used as an alternative arterial conduit for totally endoscopic multivessel coronary artery bypass...
  7. ncbi request reprint 3-D image guidance for minimally invasive robotic coronary artery bypass
    A M Chiu
    Imaging Research Laboratories, The John P Robarts Research Institute, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Heart Surg Forum 3:224-31. 2000
    ....