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Ron Blankstein



    Women undergoing bypass surgery have a death rate about twice as high as men. Our study shows that body surface area, or body size, is a very important independent predictor for mortality on top of all the other risk factors.

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    Women undergoing bypass surgery have a death rate about twice as high as men. Our study shows that a significant degree of their higher mortality may be due to the fact that women generally have smaller bodies.

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