Essay for the CIHR/CMAJ award: impact of the Perioperative Ischemic Evaluation (POISE) trial

Devereaux, Philip J.; Guyatt, Gordon; Homer Yang; Yusuf, Salim
April 2011
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/5/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 6, pE351
Academic Journal
An essay is presented on the research regarding Perioperative Ischemic Evaluation (POISE) trial by Philip J. Devereaux and colleagues, winner of the 2009-2010 Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)/Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ) health research competition. It features the vascular implications of POISE trial to noncardiac surgery patients. It explores the description of the POISE trial, wherein Canadian investigators led the POISE trail pilot study.


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