- Bleeding following coronary surgery after preoperative low-molecular-weight heparinUlf Myhre
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, St Elisabeth Heart Centre, Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 12:3-6. 2004..The indications and length of treatment with low-molecular-weight heparin in unstable angina patients have to be appropriate and the perioperative management of these patients has to address the bleeding tendency...
- Cardiac surgery after mediastinal radiation: extent of exposure influences outcomeAlbert S Y Chang
Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:404-13. 2007..Mediastinal radiation for thoracic malignancies uses multiple treatment fields and doses. We investigated whether more extensive radiation exposure is associated with more hospital complications and worse survival after cardiac surgery...