Blumer V, Greene SJ, Ortiz M, Kittipibul V, Hernandez GA, Fudim M, Lemor A, Mentz RJ, and Vest AR. In-hospital outcomes after bariatric surgery in patients with heart failure. Am Heart J 2020; 230:59-62.
American heart journal
Based on the largest publicly available all-payer inpatient database in the United States, this study sought to evaluate real-world outcomes after bariatric surgery among patients with heart failure.
Medical Subject Headings
Adult; Bariatric Surgery; Body Mass Index; Databases, Factual; Diastole; Female; Gastrectomy; Gastric Bypass; Heart Failure; Hospital Mortality; Humans; Length of Stay; Male; Middle Aged; Postoperative Complications; Systole; Treatment Outcome