Postoperative mortality and morbidity of octogenarians undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery

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hassan Radmehr 1 , *

1 Iran

How to Cite: Radmehr H. Postoperative mortality and morbidity of octogenarians undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery, Multidiscip Cardio Annal. 2008 ; 2(2):e8707.

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Multidisciplinary Cardiovascular Annals: 2 (2); e8707
Published Online: March 07, 2008
Article Type: Research Article
Received: September 10, 2016
Accepted: March 04, 2008
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Abstract

Elderly patients are the fastest growing segment of the CABG patient population over the last two decades , and despite a steady increase in acuity , the mortality from CABG surgery has consistently declined . In many goals of surgical care for the elderly , although cure might not be possible , palliation and comfort are equally important . The purpose of the present study was to examine the postoperative course and events in octogenarians undergoing CABG and compare it with younger patients

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