Validity of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons National Adult Cardiac Surgery Database

Karl F. Welke, T. Bruce Ferguson, Laura P. Coombs, Rachel S. Dokholyan, Cindy J. Murray, Mary A. Schrader, Eric D. Peterson

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96 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1137-1139
Number of pages3
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 2004
Externally publishedYes


  • 4
  • CABG
  • Coronary artery bypass grafting
  • IFMC
  • Iowa Foundation for Medical Care
  • Iowa Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  • Medicare Provider and Analysis Review
  • National Adult Cardiac Surgery Database
  • NCD
  • STS
  • The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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