Complications, postoperative: Postoperative problems affecting patients after surgery.
Postoperative complications may (or may not) be directly related to the disease for which the surgery was done or to the surgery itself.
Essential reading for nursing students and those who need basic awareness of surgery and possible complications.
Many authors have reported large series of thyroidectomies with no deaths. In other reports, mortality does not differ greatly from that from anesthesia alone.
Common Post-operative Complications - Post-operative complications may either be general or specific to the type of surgery undertaken, and should ...
Circulatory Problems 1. Shock â€“ It can be often prevented by attention to fluid balance and the administration of blood or blood substitutes during
Postoperative complications may be as minor as dryness of the mouth to major ones like wound infection.Complications due to anesthesia have been reduced by vigilant ...