Citations 0
Letters to the Editor
March 2002

Cognitive Decline After Coronary Artery Surgery

Author Affiliations

Copyright 2002 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS Restrictions Apply to Government Use.2002

Arch Neurol. 2002;59(3):489-490. doi:

We read with interest the recent article by Selnes et al1 that significant cognitive decline occurs 5 years after individuals have undergone coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG). Whereas this and related findings have important ramifications for the treatment of these individuals, several statistical and methodological issues cast doubt on the reliability of the results.

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview