Perioperative cardiovascular medicine: 5 questions for 2018.

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Summary of "Perioperative cardiovascular medicine: 5 questions for 2018."

A MEDLINE search was performed from January 2017 to February 2018, and articles were selected for this update based on their significant influence on the practice of perioperative cardiovascular medicine.


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Name: Cleveland Clinic journal of medicine
ISSN: 1939-2869
Pages: 853-859


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Perioperative intervention by oral medicine team in cardiovascular surgery patients.

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In-Hospital Mortality and Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events after Kidney Transplantation in the United States.

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Glycosylated Hemoglobin and Risk of Perioperative Major Cardiovascular Events in Diabetic Patients Undergoing Coronary Bypass Revascularization (HbA1c)

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Prospective Study to Evaluate the Clinical Utility of Perioperative Pharmacogenomic Testing

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Unexpected rapid natural death due to cardiovascular collapse within one hour of initial symptoms. It is usually caused by the worsening of existing heart diseases. The sudden onset of symptoms, such as CHEST PAIN and CARDIAC ARRHYTHMIAS, particularly VENTRICULAR TACHYCARDIA, can lead to the loss of consciousness and cardiac arrest followed by biological death. (from Braunwald's Heart Disease: A Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine, 7th ed., 2005)

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The time periods immediately before, during and following a surgical operation.

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