Preoperative blood urea nitrogen-to-left ventricular ejection fraction ratio is an independent predictor of long-term major adverse cardiac events in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting surgery


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Erdogan T. , ÇETİN M. , Cinier G., Ozer S., Yolmaz A. S. , Karakisi O. , ...More

JOURNAL OF THE SAUDI HEART ASSOCIATION, vol.32, no.1, pp.79-85, 2020 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.37616/2212-5043.1013
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF THE SAUDI HEART ASSOCIATION
  • Page Numbers: pp.79-85

Abstract

Background: Long-term mortality rate following coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) procedure is still considered to be high despite advances in surgical techniques and perioperative management. Identifying high-risk patients by using cost-effective and clinically useful parameters is needed.