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Cardiac Surgery
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Psychosomatic medicine
... targeting patients' expectations are capable of influencing the biological stress response after coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery and could thus improve recovery after heart surgery AbstractText: Randomized controlled trial with assessments 10 days before surgery, after psychological ... seem to buffer psychobiological stress responses and could thus facilitate recovery from CABG surgery.
The American journal of cardiology
Abstract: Patients with unprotected left main coronary artery (ULMCA) disease are increasingly being treated with percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) using drug-eluting stents (DES), but long-term outcomes comparing PCI with coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) remain limited. We performed aggregate data meta-analyses of clinical outcomes (all-cause death, nonfatal myocardial infarction, stroke, repeat revascularization, cardiac death, and major ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (3)
Myocardial Infarction (1), more mentions
European heart journal
2017 ESC focused update on dual antiplatelet therapy in coronary artery disease developed in collaboration with EACTS: The Task Force for dual antiplatelet therapy in coronary artery disease of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and of the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS)..
Coronary Artery Disease (4), more mentions
The authors sought to examine whether timing of mortality after coronary artery bypass graft surgery significantly increases after day 30 in Massachusetts, a state ... Massachusetts, a state with a long history of publicly reporting cardiac surgery outcomes at day 30, the authors found no evidence of ... mortality occurring immediately after day 30 for patients who underwent coronary artery bypass graft surgery.
The American journal of cardiology
... permanent pacemaker implantation to treat complete atrioventricular block (AVB) after cardiac surgery is unclear, as late pacemaker dependency was found low in ... In a prospective and observational cohort, all patients who underwent cardiothoracic surgery during a 14-month-period were included (n = 1,200 ... In conclusion, identified risk factors of postoperative AVB after cardiac surgery were age, female gender, endocarditis, and aortic valve replacement.
Endocarditis (2), Atrioventricular Block (2), more mentions
Journal of the American College of Cardiology 
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Cardiovascular Diseases (2)
Heart Diseases (1), Heart Valve Diseases (1), more mentions
JAMA surgery
AbstractText: Coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) is scheduled to become a mandatory Medicare bundled payment ... and private payer claims to identify patients who underwent nonemergent CABG surgery from January 1, 2012, through October 31, 2015... episode payments AbstractText: A total of 5910 patients undergoing nonemergent CABG surgery were identified at 33 of the 76 hospitals; of these ...
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
The use of preoperative beta-blockers has been used as a quality standard for patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG. However, the benefits of beta-blockers use before CABG remain controversial. We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis to investigate the short-term effects of preoperative beta-blocker use for patients undergoing isolated CABG.We searched PubMed, Embase ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (2)
Atrial Fibrillation (1), Kidney Failure (1), Wound Infections (1), more mentions
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
... Medicaid Services plans to institute a 5-year trial of bundled payments for coronary artery bypass grafting through 90 days after discharge... A total of 13,276 Medicare patients with estimated cost data underwent isolated coronary artery bypass grafting from 2008 to 2015 in 18 hospitals over 8 Medicare-defined regions within ...
The optimal operative strategy in patients with severe carotid artery disease undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) is unknown... European Carotid Surgery Trial) ultrasound criteria (corresponding to ≥70% NASCET [North American Symptomatic Carotid Endarterectomy Trial]) who required CABG surgery were randomly assigned to synchronous carotid endarterectomy+CABG or isolated CABG.
Cardiovascular Diseases (2)
Carotid Stenosis (1), Carotid Artery Diseases (1), more mentions
JAMA surgery
Episode Payment Model for Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting-Opportunities and Challenges..
European heart journal 
Standards defining a 'Heart Valve Centre': ESC Working Group on Valvular Heart Disease and European Association for Cardiothoracic Surgery Viewpoint..
Cardiovascular Diseases (2)
Heart Valve Diseases (2), more mentions
European heart journal
2017 ESC/EACTS Guidelines for the management of valvular heart disease: The Task Force for the Management of Valvular Heart Disease of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS)..
Cardiovascular Diseases (4)
Heart Valve Diseases (4), more mentions
Sequential and urgent coronary artery bypass surgery followed by kidney transplantation in a highly sensitized patient with unstable angina..
Unstable Angina (2), more mentions
The Annals of thoracic surgery
... to use best available evidence to address controversial topics in cardiothoracic surgery through discussion of realistic patient scenarios AbstractText: After implementation of ... literature to questions encountered clinically AbstractText: Our novel debate-style cardiothoracic surgery journal club is an effective educational intervention for cardiothoracic surgery trainees to acquire, retain, and gain practice in applying specialty ...
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
Compared with coronary artery bypass grafting alone, there was a higher risk of postoperative atrial fibrillation ... and the risk was even higher with concomitant valvular and coronary artery bypass grafting surgery (odds ratio, 1.8; 95% confidence interval, 1.2-2.7 ... odds ratio, 5.0; 95% confidence interval, 1.4-18), whereas concomitant coronary artery bypass grafting and valvular surgery was associated with a higher risk of ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (10)
Atrial Fibrillation (10), more mentions
Critical care (London, England) 
Renal replacement therapy after cardiac surgery: do not ask "When", ask "Why"..
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
AbstractText: Mediastinal radiation therapy (MRT) increases the risk for adverse outcomes after cardiac surgery and is not incorporated in the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) risk algorithm. We aimed to quantify the surgical risk conferred by MRT in patients undergoing primary and reoperative valvular operations AbstractText: A retrospective analysis of 261 consecutive patients with prior MRT who underwent valvular operations ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (3), Oncology (1)
Heart Valve Diseases (3), Hodgkin Disease (1), Breast Neoplasms (1), more mentions
Anesthesia and analgesia
This study compares outcomes in cardiac surgery patients declining blood transfusion who received EPO with a matched cohort who did not ... we conducted a retrospective review of all patients who decline blood transfusion who underwent cardiac surgery and received EPO between January 1, 2004, and June 15, 2015, at a single ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (1), Blood Disorders and Hematology (1)
Acute Kidney Injury (1), Wound Infections (1), Anemia (1), more mentions
Anesthesia and analgesia
AbstractText: Tranexamic acid (TXA) is commonly administered during on-pump cardiac surgery to minimize bleeding... The mean dose varied across provinces from 23 to 55 mg/kg (P = .001) AbstractText: TXA is given to nearly all patients undergoing on-pump cardiac surgery at academic hospitals in Canada. However, there is significant heterogeneity in practice between individuals and across provinces.
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