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Risk Factors of Fu et al for Sterile Sternal Dehiscence Following Cardiac Surgery

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Cardiology
General Surgery

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Fu et al identified risk factors for sterile dehiscence of the sternal wound following open cardiac surgery. These can help to identify a patient who may benefit from more aggressive management to avoid the complication. The authors are from New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.

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