People with diabetes continue to be a high-risk cohort for coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery, with rates of postoperative adverse outcomes two to three times greater than people without diabetes, according to WA researchers. A retrospective analysis of 1327 patients who underwent CABG surgery at the Fiona Stanley hospital after it opened in 2015 ...
Diabetes patients still face high risks with cardiac surgery
By Michael Woodhead
14 May 2020