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Diagnosis, Causes, and Treatment of Myocardial Ischemia in the Operating Room

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Abstract

Perioperative myocardial ischemia is common in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) subjected to cardiac and major noncardiac surgical procedures [1—7]. As outlined in Tables 1 and 2, its incidence varies widely. Differences in populations studied and, in particular, in techniques employed to detect ischemia are the most obvious reasons for this variable incidence.

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Myocardial Ischemia Noncardiac Surgery Postoperative Myocardial Infarction Ischemic Territory Major Noncardiac Surgical Procedure 
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