Is elevated HbA1c a risk factor for infection after coronary artery bypass grafting surgery?


Goksedef D. , Omeroglu S. N. , Yalvac E. S. D. , Bitargil M., Ipek G.

TURK GOGUS KALP DAMAR CERRAHISI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, vol.18, no.4, pp.252-258, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Title of Journal : TURK GOGUS KALP DAMAR CERRAHISI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.252-258

Abstract

Background: The effect of glycosylated hemoglobin (HbA1c) and perioperative glucose levels on short term results following coronary artery bypass grafting surgery were compared.