"Blame it on the Comorbidities": A 5-Year Follow-Up of 53 Chronic Dialysis-Dependent Patients Who Underwent Cardiac Surgery.

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Objectives This study evaluates midterm survival rates and risk factors for mortality of chronic dialysis-dependent patients undergoing cardiac surgery. Methods Fifty-three dialysis-dependent patients (34 males, aged 67 ± 12 years) with end-stage renal disease operated within March 2007 and May 2012 were analyzed retrospectively. Survival rates were… (More)

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@article{Deutsch2016BlameIO, title={"Blame it on the Comorbidities": A 5-Year Follow-Up of 53 Chronic Dialysis-Dependent Patients Who Underwent Cardiac Surgery.}, author={O. Deutsch and Nathalie Rippinger and Kyriakos Spiliopoulos and Walter Benno Eichinger and Brigitte Gansera}, journal={The Thoracic and cardiovascular surgeon}, year={2016}, volume={64 7}, pages={548-554} }