Preoperative prediction of early mortality in patients with low ejection fraction undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting.

Abstract

BACKGROUND AND AIM OF THE STUDY Patients with low ejection fraction (EF) undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) usually have a higher incidence of mortality and morbidity. In this retrospective study, we sought to detect significant preoperative predictors of early mortality in these patients. METHODS Patients with an EF of ≤ 30% who underwent… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-8191.2010.01161.x

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