Multivariate discriminant analysis of the clinical and angiographic predictors of operative mortality from the Collaborative Study in Coronary Artery Surgery (CASS).

@article{Kennedy1980MultivariateDA,
  title={Multivariate discriminant analysis of the clinical and angiographic predictors of operative mortality from the Collaborative Study in Coronary Artery Surgery (CASS).},
  author={Jamie L. W. Kennedy and G. C. Kaiser and Lloyd D Fisher and C A Maynard and J K Fritz and William O Myers and J. G. Mudd and Thomas James Ryan and Joseph H. Coggin},
  journal={Circulation},
  year={1980},
  volume={63 4},
  pages={793-802}
}
The Collaborative Study in Coronary Artery Surgery (CASS) is a large multi-institutional study of the medical and surgical treatment of coronary artery disease (CAD). Fifteen cooperating institutes have carried out isolated coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) on 6,176 patients from August, 1975, through December, 1978. The operative mortality (OM) was 2… CONTINUE READING