Outcomes for Adult Cardiac Procedures
In the University of Michigan Department of Cardiac Surgery, we track outcomes to promote quality improvement and optimize patient care. Measuring and reporting these results aligns directly with our dedication to accountability, transparency and continuous improvement. View our outcomes by procedure type.
This bar graph represents the types of adult cardiac operations performed at the University of Michigan Cardiovascular Center in 2011.
The average operative mortality for all cardiac surgery cases over the last 5 years was 3.27%. In 2011, the operative mortality for all cases was a remarkable 2.56%.
The Department of Cardiac Surgery performed 939 Adult Cardiac operations in 2011. This is a 5-year review of the adult surgical volume.
Outcomes by Procedure Type