Common Anesthesia Drug Linked to Higher Risk of Dying. Worrisome findings: Compared with patients who received propofol, those who got etomidate were 2.5 times as likely to die from any cause within 30 days after surgery. They also had a 50% higher risk of experiencing major cardiovascular problems—even though the study included only patients who were having noncardiac surgery.
My CRP reactive protein was high when I was working through trauma memories. After i radically changed my diet, the value when into the low risk category. CPTSD is often associated with greater cardiovascular disease.