TITLE

Do we need the new Italian risk stratification model for CABG patients?

AUTHOR(S)
Hekmat, Khosro; Mehlhorn, Uwe; Wahlers, Thorsten
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery;May2006, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p856
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
20623259

 

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