Open Heart: CABG, Congenital Heart surgery, Heart valve repair and replacement, Aortic root surgery
Cardiothoracic Surgeries by Category
Risk Factors for Cardiac Surgeries (N =4,257), 2015 – 2016
Patients with complex medical backgrounds present greater challenges for cardiac procedures. Almost half the patients had diabetes mellitus at time of surgery.
In 2016, patient who have had cardiac surgeries had more complex backgrounds.
Actual and Predicted Survival Rates for All Types of Open Heart Surgeries
The actual survival for all operations were 96.3% in 2016 and 97.9% in 2015 respectively; both figures are better than the predicted survival rates estimated by the Euroscore and Parsonnet scoring systems.
Isolated Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG)
The actual survival rates for CABG surgery were 97.1% in 2016 and 98.2% in 2015 respectively; both better than predicted survival rates estimated by the Euroscore and Parsonnet scoring system.