Coronary bypass surgery: is the operation different today?

Abstract

Patients undergoing coronary bypass grafting have undergone an evolution in recent years. To document this change, we analyzed two groups of patients in 1981 (n = 1586) and 1987 (n = 1513) to document preoperative and postoperative variables important in determining immediate morbidity and mortality after isolated coronary bypass. Between 1981 and 1987… (More)

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@article{Jones1991CoronaryBS, title={Coronary bypass surgery: is the operation different today?}, author={E. L. Jones and Walter Weintraub and J. Craver and Robert A. Guyton and C{\'e}line Cohen}, journal={The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery}, year={1991}, volume={101 1}, pages={108-15} }