Impact of Vitamin C Supplementation on Post-Cardiac Surgery ICU and Hospital Length of Stay

  title={Impact of Vitamin C Supplementation on Post-Cardiac Surgery ICU and Hospital Length of Stay},
  author={Anita Sadeghpour and Azin Alizadehasl and Majid Kyavar and Tahereh Sadeghi and Jalal Moludi and Farhad Gholizadeh and Ziae Totonchi and Behshid Ghadrdoost},
  journal={Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine},
Background: Prolonged intensive care unit (ICU) and hospital stay after cardiac surgery is vitally important and is influenced by both intraoperative and postoperative factors. Objectives: This randomized clinical trial study was designed to assess whether vitamin C supplementation could reduce the length of ICU and hospital stay in post-cardiac surgery patients. Patients and Methods: Two hundred and ninety patients scheduled for adult cardiac surgery including coronary, valve and congenital… 

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