Effects of morbid obesity and diabetes mellitus on risk of coronary artery bypass grafting Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Apoptosis
  • Heart Failure

abstract

  • Obesity has been identified as an independent risk factor for cardiovascular disease1-4 and the occurrence of complications of coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG).5,6 A study was designed to determine if the risks associated with morbid obesity should alter the indications for CABG, the operative strategy or the postoperative care. © 1992.

publication date

  • December 15, 1992

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/0002-9149(92)90469-F

PubMed ID

  • 1466335

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1613

end page

  • 4

volume

  • 70

number

  • 20