Re: True death rate from Coronary Bypass?

Discussion in 'Health and medical' started by Derek F, Aug 17, 2003.

  1. Derek F

    Derek F Guest

    "1024Bytes" <[email protected]> wrote in message
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    > I have done some searching the web to find out how often coronary
    > bypass is successful (the patient doesn't die and blood flow is
    > improved). I found some numbers that say the number of patients who
    > die of the surgery or post surgical complications is astonishingly
    > high. Where can I find accurate numbers on how often patients fare
    > well with bypass surgery?

    Each hospital should have it's own statistics. ritish hospital now publish
    league tables.