cardiac surgery


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

cardiac surgery

Surgery on the heart and/or the proximal great vessels.
See also: surgery
References in periodicals archive ?
Masood Ahmad Cheema himself in a book in Urdu entitled "Dil Rawwan Dawwan" which is a history of cardiac surgery in Punjab.
Low level of hematocrit and increased blood product transfusions are associated with increased duration of hospital stay, infection, low cardiac output and operative mortality in cardiac surgery patients9-11.
A cardiac surgery program at AAMC will also allow cardiologists and cardiac surgeons to work as a team to make the best decisions for patients.
Paediatric cardiac surgery plays a pivotal role in increasing the chances of survival of newborns with congenital diseases, with more than 80 per cent living past the age of 20, said Kiraly.
The conference is organized by al-Bassel Heart Society for Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery in cooperation with Ministry of Health.
The new study has offered very real evidence that statins may someday improve patient outcomes, but she cautioned that her findings will need to be confirmed with further clinical trials before statins can be used for the purpose of controlling delirium in cardiac surgery patients.
Centennial Medical Center, Frisco, Texas -- Cardiac Care and Cardiac Surgery
After factoring in other known risk-factors, the risk of dying after cardiac surgery was about 30 per cent lower in the group with the highest income than in the group with the lowest.
This prospective observational study was conducted in department of Cardiac surgery Chaudhary Pervaiz Elahi institute of cardiology (CPEIC), Multan, Pakistan.
Data collection tool was developed to measure the demographics, clinical findings, complications and final outcome of patients who underwent congenital cardiac surgery.
10 - Mattress przeciwodlezynowy to bed Eleganza type for Cardiac Surgery Department;
The fifth edition of Bojar's Manual of Perioperative Care in Adult Cardiac Surgery remains the gold standard for management of adult patients undergoing cardiac surgery.