Title

Intensity of Glycemic Control Affects Long-Term Survival After Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery.

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2-1-2019

Institution/Department

Medical Education, Surgery, Cardiology

Journal Title

The Annals of thoracic surgery

MeSH Headings

Aged, Aged, 80 and over, Blood Glucose, Coronary Artery Bypass, Coronary Artery Disease, Diabetes Mellitus, Female, Follow-Up Studies, Glycated Hemoglobin A, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Postoperative Period, Registries, Risk Factors, Survival Rate, Time Factors, United States

Abstract

BACKGROUND: A patient's hemoglobin (Hb) A

METHODS: From a regional registry of consecutive cases, we identified 6,415 patients undergoing on-pump isolated CABG from 2008 to 2015 with documented preoperative HbA

RESULTS: The study included 3,740 patients (58%) not diagnosed as having diabetes and 2,674 with diabetes. Prediabetes (HbA

CONCLUSIONS: Preadmission glycemic control, as assessed by HbA

ISSN

1552-6259

First Page

477

Last Page

484

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