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Evidence or faith? Coronary artery bypass grafting in elderly patients.

@article{Ghali2001EvidenceOF,
  title={Evidence or faith? Coronary artery bypass grafting in elderly patients.},
  author={William Ghali and Michelle M. Graham},
  journal={CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne},
  year={2001},
  volume={165 6},
  pages={
          775-6
        }
}
In a recent commentary MacDonald and colleagues[1][1] asked whether the decision to perform coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) in elderly patients is supported by evidence or merely by (blind) faith that we are helping these patients by providing the therapy. This is an important question, 

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