Journal article

Progress Towards a National Cardiac Procedure Database-Development of the Australasian Society of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgeons (ASCTS) and Melbourne Interventional Group (MIG) Registries

William Chan, David J Clark, Andrew E Ajani, Cheng-Hon Yap, Nick Andrianopoulos, Angela L Brennan, Diem T Dinh, Gilbert C Shardey, Julian A Smith, Christopher M Reid, Stephen J Duffy

Heart Lung and Circulation | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2011


Funding Acknowledgements

The Melbourne Interventional Group acknowledges funding from Abbot, Astra-Zeneca, Biotronik, Boston-Scientific, CSL, Johnson & Johnson, Medtronic, Pfizer, Schering-Plough, Sanofi-Aventis, Servier, St Jude and Terumo. These companies do not have access to the data, and do not have the right to review articles before publication.The Australasian Society of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgeons (ASCTS) Cardiac Surgery Database is an initiative of the ASCTS and is funded by the Department of Human Services, Victoria, and the Health Administration Corporation (GMCT) and the Clinical Excellence Commission (CEC), NSW.Dr. Duffy's work is supported by a National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia Program Grant.