Volume expansion with albumin decreases mortality after coronary artery bypass graft surgery Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arthroplasty, Replacement, Hip
  • Arthroplasty, Replacement, Knee
  • Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
  • Patient Satisfaction
  • Quality of Life

abstract

  • Colloid administration in CABG surgery was unrelated to patient characteristics. Albumin use appears to be associated with lower incidence of mortality after CABG surgery compared to nonprotein colloid use.

publication date

  • June 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1378/chest.123.6.1853

PubMed ID

  • 12796160

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1853

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 123

number

  • 6