In this section, we will highlight the key high-impact studies, updates, and analyses published in medicine during the past week.
A Trial of Intraoperative Low-Tidal-Volume Ventilation in Abdominal Surgery
In this randomized control trial, 400 patients with intermediate to high risk of pulmonary complications after major abdominal surgery were randomized to...
1. In severe coronary artery disease, CABG is superior to PCI in reducing the need for repeat vascularization
2. CABG should remain the standard of care for severe coronary artery disease, despite being associated with a higher risk of stroke
Original Date of Publication: March 5, 2009
Study Rundown: The SYNTAX...