About The Author

Peter is a research scientist at the Baylor Scott and White Health System with a specialty in cardiovascular disease.

Adverse Events Following Coronary Angiography And Cardiac Surgery

Having a major adverse renal or cardiac event (MARCE) is a calculable risk following cardiac surgery. As techniques for percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI) have improved over time, so too has PCI utilization, rendering cardiac surgery more appropriate for cases too complicated for PCI. As surgeons take on increasingly difficult cases, they look for new ways