Preoperative Platelet to Lymphocyte Ratio Is Associated with Early Morbidity and Mortality after Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting.

@article{akn2015PreoperativePT,
  title={Preoperative Platelet to Lymphocyte Ratio Is Associated with Early Morbidity and Mortality after Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting.},
  author={H{\"u}seyin Şaşkın and Çağrı D{\"u}zyol and Kazım Serhan {\"O}zcan and Rezan Aksoy and Mustafa Idiz},
  journal={The heart surgery forum},
  year={2015},
  volume={18 6},
  pages={E255-62}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the association of platelet to lymphocyte ratio to mortality and morbidity after coronary artery bypass grafting operation. METHODS We evaluated records of 916 patients who underwent coronary artery bypass grafting operation between January 2009 and May 2014 retrospectively. Patients were grouped as Group 1 (n = 604) if the… CONTINUE READING