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Heart Surgery Risk App for iOS


Heart Surgery Risk App for iOS

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Heart Surgery Risk is a free app in the Apple iTunes store.  The information below is quoted from the iTunes app website."Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery (CABG) is a commonly performed operation used to improve symptoms of angina, prevent major heart attacks, and, in some cases, to prolong lifespan. Although the operation is relatively safe, there are potential risks of complications and death during or shortly after CABG procedures.This application is designed to give patients and their... More
Material Type: Reference Material
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: August 28, 2012
Date Modified in MERLOT: September 21, 2012
Keywords: mobile app, cardiac surgery risk analysis, surgical technology, cardiac surgery, consumer health, mobile application, heart surgery, health education



Primary Audience: College Upper Division, Graduate School, Professional
Mobile Compatibility: iPad, iPhone
Technical Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.Requires iOS 3.1 or later
Language: English
Material Version: 1.1
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: unsure
Accessiblity Information Available: unsure
Creative Commons: unsure


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Avatar for Sally Robertson
2 years ago

Sally Robertson (Librarian)

This app for iOS devices takes a commonly performed surgery and shows the risk involved for individual patients.

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iOS devices

Time spent reviewing site: 20 min