Early and late outcome of cardiac surgery in dialysis-dependent patients: single-center experience with 245 consecutive patients.

@article{Rahmanian2008EarlyAL,
  title={Early and late outcome of cardiac surgery in dialysis-dependent patients: single-center experience with 245 consecutive patients.},
  author={Parwis Baradaran Rahmanian and David H Adams and Javier G. Castillo and Joseph A. Vassalotti and Farzan Filsoufi},
  journal={The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={135 4},
  pages={
          915-22
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Previous studies on outcome of cardiac surgery and its predictors in patients with preoperative kidney failure requiring dialysis have included small numbers of patients with limited follow-up. In addition, predictors of long-term outcome are not well characterized. METHODS This is a retrospective analysis of prospectively collected data for 6694 patients, including 245 (3.7%) patients with end-stage kidney failure requiring dialysis who underwent cardiac surgery between January… CONTINUE READING

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