Cardiothoracic Surgery

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SAVR an option for elderly with aortic stenosis

HOUSTON – Surgical aortic valve replacement can be performed in intermediate-risk elderly patients with an operative mortality rate of 4.1%, which...

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More restrictive hemoglobin threshold advised

Nirmal S. Sharma, MD, FCCP, comments: These recommendations are very helpful and are now part of standard ICU care in several centers. Our...