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Middle or Older Age at the Time of Bariatric Surgery for Morbid Obesity is Associated with a Higher Risk for Cardiovascular Events
Aurora UW Cardiology Faculty
  • Maharaj Singh, Aurora Research Institute, Aurora Health Care
  • Ahmed Dalmar, Aurora Research Institute, Aurora Health Care
  • Zoe Heis, Aurora Health Care
  • Thomas Chua, Aurora Health Care
  • A. Jamil Tajik, Aurora Cardiovascular Services, Aurora Health Care
  • Arshad Jahangir, Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani Center for Integrative Research on Cardiovascular Aging, Aurora Research Institute, Aurora Health Care
Aurora Affiliations

Aurora Research Institute, Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani Center for Integrative Research on Cardiovascular Aging, Aurora Cardiovascular Services

Publication Date
5-25-2016
Presentation Notes
Poster presented at: Aurora Scientific Day; May 25, 2016; Milwaukee, WI.
Abstract
Conclusion: The incidence of CV (cardiovascular) events were higher in older group. Operating earlier, controlling OSA (obstructive sleep apnea) and hypertension may help further reduce CV events in morbidly obese individuals.
Document Type
Poster
Citation Information

Singh M, Dalmar A, Heis Z, Chua T, Tajik AJ, Jahangir A. Middle or Older Age at the Time of Bariatric Surgery for Morbid Obesity is Associated with a Higher Risk for Cardiovascular Events. Poster presented at: Aurora Scientific Day; May 25, 2016; Milwaukee, WI.