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Featured in NEJM Journal Watch: Better Long-Term Survival with On-Pump vs. Off-Pump CABG — Physician’s First Watch

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June 9, 2014

Featured in NEJM Journal Watch: Better Long-Term Survival with On-Pump vs. Off-Pump CABG

By the NEJM Journal Watch Editors

Overall mortality risk was 50% higher in patients who underwent off-pump versus on-pump coronary artery bypass grafting, according to an observational study in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.

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