The impact of gender on in-hospital mortality and morbidity after isolated aortic valve replacement.

@article{Duncan2006TheIO,
  title={The impact of gender on in-hospital mortality and morbidity after isolated aortic valve replacement.},
  author={Andra Ibrahim Duncan and Jia Jin Lin and Colleen Gorman Koch and Alan Marc Gillinov and Meng Xu and Norman J Starr},
  journal={Anesthesia and analgesia},
  year={2006},
  volume={103 4},
  pages={800-8}
}
The objective of our retrospective investigation was to examine the influence of gender on in-hospital mortality and morbidity after isolated aortic valve replacement (AVR). Between January 1993 and June 2002, 2212 patients (782 females, 1430 males) underwent AVR. Propensity matching was used to adjust for numerous differences in baseline characteristics… CONTINUE READING