Leaders in Cardiac Care

Posted on Apr 24, 2012 in Quality

Alta Bates Summit Medical Center’s (ABSMC) Oakland hospital received a “better” than state-averages performance rating for the third year in a row for postoperative strokes on the California Report on Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery. The report also found that the number of bypass operations across the state declined while alternative, less invasive procedures were on the rise.

“We have patients who come to us because they’ve seen this data,” said Dr. Junaid Khan, director of cardiovascular services at ABSMC

Read more from the San Francisco Chronicle on sfgate.com.

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