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Researchers explore whether open heart surgery affects cognitive abilities

18:32 EDT 12 Oct 2018 | News-Medical.net

Most people who need open heart surgery to repair damaged heart valves are aged 65 or older. The American Heart Association estimates that nearly 8 million people have had heart surgeries.

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