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The potential benefits of off-pump (OPCAB) surgery may include the following:
- Reduced need for blood transfusions
- Reduced risk of bleeding, stroke and kidney failure
- Potential for reduced psychomotor and cognitive problems
- High-risk patients with additional diseases like lung disease, kidney failure and peripheral vascular disease.