POSTOP


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POSTOPPostoperative
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Venkatachalam et al have stressed that postop care includes fluid balance to prevent dehydration, humidification and aspiration of tracheobronchial secretions, cuff-pressure monitoring and broad spectrum antibiotics.
In the Harvard study, the incidence of postop delirium was 21% in patients with a Mini-Cog score of 2 or less, compared with 7% who scored 3-5, for an odds ratio of 4.5 in an age-adjusted multivariate analysis.
Caption: Figure 5: Left elbow control X-rays done at 3 weeks postop that showed proper integrity of the reduction.
Caption: Figure 5: Mid-ventricular akinesis, end systole (postop pics).
Pre- and postoperative visual acuity Preop Postop 1 month Mean p Mean [+ or -] SD [+ or -] SD (n=45) (n=45) VA 1.45 [+ or -] 0.17 0.07 [+ or -] 0.05 <0.001 CVA 0.06 [+ or -] 0.08 0.05 [+ or -] 0.06 <0.001 Postop 6 months p Postop 12 months p Mean [+ or -] SD Mean [+ or -] SD (n=45) (n=45) VA 0.05 [+ or -] 0.06 <0.001 0.03 [+ or -] 0.04 <0.001 CVA 0.03 [+ or -] 0.04 <0.001 0.01 [+ or -] 0.02 <0.001 Postop 24 months p Mean [+ or -] SD (n=45) VA 0.03 [+ or -] 0.07 <0.001 CVA 0.01 [+ or -] 0.03 <0.001 Preop: Preoperative, Postop: Postoperative, VA: Visual acuity, CVA: Corrected visual acuity, SD: Standard deviation Table 2.
The researchers reviewed opioid prescribing in the first postop year --excluding the first 90 days--for 641,941 patients and compared that information with opioid prescribing for 18,011,137 adult patients who did not have surgery.
The researchers reviewed opioid prescribing in the first postop year--excluding the first 90 days--for 641,941 patients and compared that information with opioid prescribing for 18,011,137 adult patients who did not have surgery.
Table 4: Analysis of possible risk factors of RBCs transfusion postoperative Age [less than or equal to] Distribution 7 days RBCs n CPB duration (min) [less than or 15 69.33 [+ or -] 34.07 equal to] 365 >365 10 58.9 [+ or -] 25.44 Cross-clamp (min) [less than or 15 45.07 [+ or -] 27.9 equal to] 365 >365 9 37.67 [+ or -] 22.82 Lowest temperature [less than or 15 32.07 [+ or -] 2.69 equal to] 365 >365 10 33.5 [+ or -] 2.46 Lowest HCT % [less than or 15 26.87 [+ or -] 3.11 equal to] 365 >365 10 28.1 [+ or -] 3.51 Postop. MVT (h) [less than or 15 58.4 [+ or -] 48.11 equal to] 365 >365 10 20.8 [+ or -] 10.28 Postop.
It is hoped the pilot programme will prove a success in encouraging patients to improve their health presurgery, while encouraging them to carry on with a fitness routine, postop.
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