[Clinical practice guidelines of the Spanish Society of Cardiology for surgical risk assessment in cardial patients treated with non-cardiac surgery].

@article{Torres2001ClinicalPG,
  title={[Clinical practice guidelines of the Spanish Society of Cardiology for surgical risk assessment in cardial patients treated with non-cardiac surgery].},
  author={Lucrecia Fern{\'a}ndez Torres and Rosario Artigao Ram{\'i}rez and Jos{\'e} Mart{\'i} P{\'e}rez and C. M. Junquera Planas and Eduardo Salas and Fumie Aso and Jeremy J. Sierra and Jos{\'e} Manuel Gonz{\'a}lez Casado},
  journal={Revista espanola de cardiologia},
  year={2001},
  volume={54 2},
  pages={
          186-93
        }
}
All patients undergoing a surgical intervention require a cardiovascular evaluation that establishes the surgical risk. On the other hand, an important proportion of the deaths that happened during the surgery are due to cardiovascular complications, many of them could be avoided with a cardiac risk screening. The surgery and the anesthesia subject the patient to stress situations during the perioperative period that forces the check upon capacity of the patient to respond to those demands… CONTINUE READING