New research has indicated that, for patients with multivessel coronary artery disease (blockage in three arteries), coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) provides better survival outcomes than less-invasive percutaneous interventions (stenting). The Society of Thoracic Surgeons is strongly urging that providers reconsider practice guidelines to account for this patient population. For media, these resources provide an overview of the findings and the Society's stance: