Severe Obesity Is Associated With Increased Risk of Early Complications and Extended Length of Stay Following Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Surgery
OPEN Journal of the American Heart Association | 3 Jun 2016
T Terada, JA Johnson, C Norris, R Padwal, W Qiu, AM Sharma, W Janzen and M Forhan
Better understanding of the relationship between obesity and postsurgical adverse outcomes is needed to provide quality and efficient care. We examined the relationship of obesity with the incidence of early adverse outcomes and in-hospital length of stay following coronary artery bypass grafting surgery.
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