To investigate the controlling efficacy of ondasetron and haloperidol in regard to the postcardiotomy delirium.
We included in this prospective, randomized, double-blinded study 80 patients who developed delirium after heart surgery with the application of heart lung-machine. The patients were divided into two, equally-sized groups,… (More)
To investigate and present the reasons that cause the postponement of thoracic surgical operations.
We retrospectively included in the study all patients submitted to elective thoracic surgery in our department during the 4-year period 2007-2010 and noted all cases of postponement after official inclusion in the operating schedule.