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TAKE PRECAUTIONS: Even a seemingly innocuous and minor operation can aggravate an underlying heart condition.

Preventing heart complications during surgery

It is recommended that those who have an increased risk of heart disease should undergo non-invasive assessment prior to surgery
Apr 2, 2016 5:50 AM
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ALMOST everyone will undergo some form of surgery at some point in time. Heart events account for a major percentage of complications during and after surgery. According to the article "Vascular Events In Non-cardiac Surgery Patients Cohort Evaluation Study" carried in the Journal of the

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