Simultaneous operation for cardiac disease and gastrointestinal malignancy.

@article{Komokata2014SimultaneousOF,
  title={Simultaneous operation for cardiac disease and gastrointestinal malignancy.},
  author={Teruo Komokata and Mikio Fukueda and Mamoru Kaieda and Takayuki Ueno and Yoshihumi Iguro and Yutaka Imoto and Ryuzo Sakata},
  journal={World journal of gastrointestinal surgery},
  year={2014},
  volume={6 8},
  pages={
          146-50
        }
}
AIM To investigate the safety of performing simultaneous cardiac surgery and a resection of a gastrointestinal malignancy. METHODS Among 3664 elective cardiac operations performed in adults at Kagoshima University Hospital from January 1991 to October 2009, this study reviewed the clinical records of the patients who underwent concomitant cardiac surgery and a gastrointestinal resection. Such simultaneous surgeries were performed in 15 patients between January 1991 and October 2009. The… CONTINUE READING