Established preoperative risk factors do not predict long-term survival in isolated coronary artery bypass grafting patients
Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 06/08/2012
Filardo G et al. – Established operative risk factors may not be good predictors of long–term post–CABG survival. Late mortality may be attributable to many causes, not necessarily related to patients' cardiovascular and general health at the time of operation.