Association between body mass index and outcome of coronary artery bypass.

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Studies have shown disparate findings regarding body mass index and outcomes after coronary artery bypass. We analyzed body mass index and other clinical variables that might predict morbidity and mortality after primary isolated coronary artery bypass. Data on 4,425 patients (79% men) were reviewed retrospectively. They were classified as underweight (1.6… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/0218492311419448

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