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Table 1 Risk factors in the EuroSCORE

From: Is quality of life post cardiac surgery overestimated?

Risk Risk factor
Patient-related  
  Age
  Female gender
  Chronic pulmonary disease
  Extracardiac arteriopathy
  Neurological dysfunction
  Previous cardiac surgery
  Serum creatinine
  Active endocarditis
  Critical preoperative state
Cardiac-related  
  Unstable angina
  Left ventricular dysfunction
  Recent myocardial infarction
  Pulmonary hypertension
Operation-related  
  Emergency
  Other than isolated coronary artery bypass grafting
  Surgery on thoracic aorta
  Postinfarct septal rupture