The Impact of COPD on Early Results After Cardiac Surgery
Noureddine Atmani, Anis Seghrouchni, Younes Moutakiallah, Reda Mounir, Ayoub Abetti, Abdessamad Abdou, Mehdi Bamous, Fouad Nya, Siham Bellouize, Mohamed Belkhadir, Abdedaim Hatim, Abdelatif Boulahya, Mahdi Aithoussa
Objective: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is associated with significant morbidity and mortality after cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB). This study aimed to evaluate the impact of COPD on early post operative results.
Patients and methods:
I'm Not Sure We Had A Choice?: Decision Quality and The Use of Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices In Older Adults With Cognitive Impairment
Nicole R. Fowler, C. Elizabeth Shaaban, Alexia M. Torke, Kathleen A. Lane, Samir Saba, and Amber E. Barnato
Background: The decision to implant a cardiac device in a person with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementia requires considering the possible trade-offs of quality of life (QOL) and quantity of life. This study measured the decision-making exp...Read More