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Preoperative assessment of high-risk surgical patients.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3901344     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
From the foregoing accounts of preoperative assessment of myocardial performance, as well as preload and afterload status it is clear that the proper anesthesia techniques and agents can be selected. Physiologically optimal adjustments of preload, afterload, and myocardial function can be attained by the appropriate, harmonious selection of anesthesia technique and vasoactive drugs made on the basis of close hemodynamic monitoring preoperatively, intraoperatively, and in the immediate postoperative period.
Authors:
J A Savino; L R Del Guercio
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Surgical clinics of North America     Volume:  65     ISSN:  0039-6109     ISO Abbreviation:  Surg. Clin. North Am.     Publication Date:  1985 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1985-11-19     Completed Date:  1985-11-19     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0074243     Medline TA:  Surg Clin North Am     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  763-91     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Anesthesia
Blood Pressure
Cardiac Output
Cardiovascular Diseases / etiology,  physiopathology,  surgery
Electrocardiography
Emergencies
Health Status
Heart Catheterization
Heart Rate
Hemodynamics*
Hip Fractures / physiopathology,  surgery
Hospital Units / manpower,  organization & administration
Humans
Monitoring, Physiologic*
Obesity / complications,  physiopathology,  surgery
Oxygen / blood
Postoperative Complications
Preoperative Care*
Pulmonary Wedge Pressure
Risk
Surgical Procedures, Operative*
Urologic Diseases / physiopathology,  surgery
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
7782-44-7/Oxygen

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