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Failure to rescue: A quality indicator for postoperative care.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Best practice & research. Clinical anaesthesiology [Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol] 2021 Dec; Vol. 35 (4), pp. 575-589. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Sep 25.

Abstract: Postoperative complications occur despite optimal perioperative care and are an important driver of mortality after surgery. Failure to rescue, defined as death in a patient who has experienced serious complications, has emerged as a quality metric tha...

[In the "fast lane" to improved recovery and rehabilitation after surgical interventions : Update on fast-track concepts in operative medicine].

Publication Type: Editorial & Opinion

Source(s): Die Anaesthesiologie [Anaesthesiologie] 2023 Feb; Vol. 72 (2), pp. 79-80. Date of Electronic Publication: 2023 Feb 01.


A qualitative study of nurse-perceived barriers to body temperature management in postoperative patients.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of perioperative practice [J Perioper Pract] 2023 Mar; Vol. 33 (3), pp. 56-61. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jul 05.


Abstract: Although evidence-based practices exist for preventing hypothermia in patients during surgery, few studies have focused on this concern in postoperative patients. The aim of this qualitative study was to explore the most challenging issues experienced ...

Prognostic value of orthogeriatric assessment parameters on mortality: a 2-year follow-up.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): European journal of trauma and emergency surgery : official publication of the European Trauma Society [Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg] 2022 Aug; Vol. 48 (4), pp. 2905-2914. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Jun 25.

Abstract: Introduction: Since the arise of orthogeriatric co-management patients' outcome and survival has improved. There are several assessment parameters that screen the precondition of orthogeriatric patients including mobility, activities of daily living, c...

Implementing Bundle Care in Major Abdominal Emergency Surgery: Long-Term Mortality and Comprehensive Complication Index.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): World journal of surgery [World J Surg] 2023 Jan; Vol. 47 (1), pp. 106-118. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 28.

Abstract: Background: Major abdominal emergency surgery (MAES) has a high risk of postoperative mortality and a high complication rate. The aim of this study was to evaluate whether the implementation of a perioperative care bundle reduced long-term mortality an...

Critical Care of the Vascular Surgery Patient.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Anesthesiology clinics [Anesthesiol Clin] 2022 Dec; Vol. 40 (4), pp. 775-790. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 28.

Abstract: Patients that require major vascular surgery suffer from widespread atherosclerosis and have multiple comorbidities that place them at increased risk for postoperative complications and require admission to the intensive care unit (ICU). Postoperative ...

Proteomics investigation of human sera for determination of postoperative indicators of pulmonary cystic echinococcosis.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of cardiothoracic surgery [J Cardiothorac Surg] 2023 Jan 11; Vol. 18 (1), pp. 18. Date of Electronic Publication: 2023 Jan 11.

Abstract: Background: Cystic echinococcosis (CE)/hydatidosis is an important zoonotic parasitic disease caused by the larval stage of Echinococcus granulosus. The disease is a major health problem all over the world. Finding specific and sensitive biomarkers for...

Prehabilitation in Patients before Major Surgery: A Review Article.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): JNMA; journal of the Nepal Medical Association [JNMA J Nepal Med Assoc] 2022 Oct 01; Vol. 60 (254), pp. 909-915. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 01.


Abstract: The overall outcome of the patient after any surgery is determined not only by the fineness of the surgical procedure but also by preoperative conditioning and postoperative care. Prehabilitation decreases the surgical stress response and increases the...

Caring for Pregnant Patients Undergoing Nonobstetric Surgery.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): AORN journal [AORN J] 2023 Apr; Vol. 117 (4), pp. P6-P8.


Effect of a Postoperative Multimodal Opioid-Sparing Protocol vs Standard Opioid Prescribing on Postoperative Opioid Consumption After Knee or Shoulder Arthroscopy: A Randomized Clinical Trial.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): JAMA [JAMA] 2022 Oct 04; Vol. 328 (13), pp. 1326-1335.

Abstract: Importance: In arthroscopic knee and shoulder surgery, there is growing evidence that opioid-sparing protocols may reduce postoperative opioid consumption while adequately addressing patients' pain. However, there are a lack of prospective, comparative...