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Complications in heart surgery: Does D matter?

Posted on: January 22, 2013   by  John Cannell, MD


Dr. Armin Zittermann and colleagues at the Clinic for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery at the Ruhr University Bochum in Germany just studied 4418 consecutive patients who underwent cardiac surgery.

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2 Responses to Complications in heart surgery: Does D matter?

  1. Rita and Misty

    Dr. Cannell,

    Is is safe to supplement daily with beta carotene?



  2. [email protected]

    Interesting to note: Dr. Zitterman coauthored the Vitamin A paper and the later Cardiac paper


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