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Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 691561, 9 pages
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Research Article

Predictors of Prolonged Stay in the Intensive Care Unit following Cardiac Surgery

1Cardiac Surgery Intensive Care Unit, “Evangelismos” General Hospital of Athens, 45-47 Ipsilantou Street, 10676 Athens, Greece
2Faculty of Nursing, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, 123 Papadiamantopoulou Street, 11527 Athens, Greece
3Centre for Health Services Management and Evaluation, Faculty of Nursing, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, 123 Papadiamantopoulou Street, 11527 Athens, Greece
4First Cardiothoracic Surgery Department, “Evangelismos” General Hospital of Athens, 45-47 Ipsilantou Street, 10676 Athens, Greece

Received 15 March 2012; Accepted 3 May 2012

Academic Editors: P. R. Gibson, I. A. C. Mendes, and B. Roberts

Copyright © 2012 Rokeia Eltheni et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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