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At 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


Types of Cardiac Operations performed in 2016 at the U-M Frankel Cardiovascular Center

This pie chart represents the types of adult cardiac operations performed at the Frankel Cardiovascular Center in 2016.

2016 Adult Overall Operations Mortality for U-M Cardiac Surgery

The average operative mortality for all cardiac surgery cases over the last 5 years was 2.8%. In 2016, the operative mortality for all cases was 2.5%.

2016 Adult Cardiac Surgery Volume

 The Section of Adult Cardiac Surgery performed 1,404 Adult Cardiac operations in 2016.

This is a 5-year review of the adult surgical volume.

Outcomes by adult procedure type are provided through links below:

For Pediatric Outcomes, see the 2013 Congenital Heart Center Clinical Activity Report.

To view previous outcomes in PDF or booklet format, visit Outcomes Publications