P D McGrath
Affiliation: Maine Medical Center
- Changing outcomes in percutaneous coronary interventions: a study of 34,752 procedures in northern New England, 1990 to 1997. Northern New England Cardiovascular Disease Study GroupP D McGrath
Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Department of Medicine, Maine Medical Center, Portland 04102, USA
J Am Coll Cardiol 34:674-80. 1999..We sought to evaluate the changing outcomes of percutaneous coronary interventions (PCIs) in recent years...
- Relation between operator and hospital volume and outcomes following percutaneous coronary interventions in the era of the coronary stentP D McGrath
Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, 22 Bramhall St, Portland, ME 04102, USA
JAMA 284:3139-44. 2000....
- Survival of patients with diabetes and multivessel coronary artery disease after surgical or percutaneous coronary revascularization: results of a large regional prospective study. Northern New England Cardiovascular Disease Study GroupN W Niles
Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
J Am Coll Cardiol 37:1008-15. 2001..We sought to assess survival among patients with diabetes and multivessel coronary artery disease (MVD) after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) and after coronary artery bypass grafting surgery (CABG)...
- Mediastinitis and long-term survival after coronary artery bypass graft surgeryJ H Braxton
Maine Medical Center, Portland, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 70:2004-7. 2000..Mediastinitis is a dreaded complication of coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG). The long-term effect of mediastinitis on mortality after CABG has not been well studied...
- Prognostic value of dobutamine stress technetium-99m-sestamibi single-photon emission computed tomography myocardial perfusion imaging: stratification of a high-risk populationD A Calnon
Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908-0158, USA
J Am Coll Cardiol 38:1511-7. 2001..9% and 13.2%, respectively. CONCLUSIONS: Patients referred for dobutamine perfusion imaging are a high-risk population, and dobutamine stress (99m)Tc-sestamibi SPECT imaging is capable of risk stratification in these patients...