[Cardiosurgical therapy of coronary heart disease in terminal kidney insufficiency].

  title={[Cardiosurgical therapy of coronary heart disease in terminal kidney insufficiency].},
  author={Katrin Ivens and Peter Julius Heering and Matthias Leschke and Bodo Eckehard Strauer and Motti Klein and Hagen Dietrich Schulte and Bernd Grabensee},
  journal={Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift},
  volume={121 24},
OBJECTIVE To determine retrospectively the complications and long-term results of aortocoronary bypass grafting in patients with end-stage renal disease. PATIENTS AND METHODS 65 patients with coronary heart disease (CHD) and on dialysis (54 men, 11 women; average age 56.9 +/- 8.1 years) underwent aortocoronary bypass grafting between 1982 and 1992. Mean duration of dialysis (haemo- or peritoneal) was 41.1 +/- 45.0 (1-215) months. All patients had had haemofiltration treatment in conjunction… CONTINUE READING