Gender analysis after elective open heart surgery: a two-year comparative study of quality of life.

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Falcoz , Pierre Emmanuel; Chocron , Sidney; Laluc , Frederic; Puyraveau , Marc; Kaili , Djamel; Mercier , Mariette; Etievent , Joseph Philippe;
(2006)
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2005.12.004
  • Subject: MESH : Aged, 80 and over | MESH : Multivariate Analysis | MESH : Logistic Models | [ SDV.CAN ] Life Sciences [q-bio]/Cancer | MESH : Heart Diseases | MESH : Quality of Life | MESH : Male | MESH : Surgical Procedures, Elective | MESH : Sex Factors | MESH : Middle Aged | MESH : Prospective Studies | MESH : Adult | MESH : Humans | MESH : Female | MESH : Aged | MESH : Health Status Indicators | MESH : Cardiac Surgical Procedures
    mesheuropmc: humanities

International audience; BACKGROUND: The aim of this prospective study, based on the iterative completion of the 36-item short form health survey questionnaire (SF36) after open heart surgery, was twofold: to evaluate the changes in quality of life (QOL) scores (over tim... View more
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