A detailed history and physical exam can pinpoint problems like coronary artery and lung disease, which are most likely to lead to serious perioperative complications. These experts offer pre-op testing guidelines for higher-risk patients to limit complications and avoid delays in elective surgery.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||8|
|State||Published - Dec 1 2005|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Obstetrics and Gynecology
- Advanced and Specialized Nursing
- Maternity and Midwifery