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Informed consent for interventions in stable coronary artery disease: problems, etiologies, and solutions.

Abstract:

The objective of this review was to determine whether patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) and coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) (1) understand the aims of the proposed intervention, and (2) whether they are offered alternative and potentially more effective therapies, as required for the process of informed consent. We performed a systematic review of Medline for observational studies of patient understanding and perceptions of coronary revascularization and of t...

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10.1016/j.ejcts.2010.08.033

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Surgical Sciences
Journal:
European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery
Volume:
39
Issue:
6
Pages:
912-917
Publication date:
2011-06-05
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EISSN:
1873-734X
ISSN:
1010-7940
URN:
uuid:beb22e0c-6774-4ef1-83a8-8f25b9eb29e8
Source identifiers:
141512
Local pid:
pubs:141512

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