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Risk Factors of Basilico et al for Cardiovascular Complications Following Total Joint Replacement Surgery

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Basilico et al identified risk factors for cardiovascular complications in patients undergoing total joint replacement surgery. These can help identify a patient who may benefit from more aggressive management or a change in the surgical approach. The authors are from New England Baptist Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston.

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