[Non-cardiac complications after open heart surgery].

  title={[Non-cardiac complications after open heart surgery].},
  author={Victoria Margot Schlosser and Gustav Fraedrich},
  journal={Langenbecks Archiv fur Chirurgie. Supplement. Kongressband. Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Chirurgie. Kongress},
The most important complications after open heart surgery are neurological, gastrointestinal (GI), and renal complications. New neurological deficits may occur in 1%, and neuropsychiatric alterations may be observed in 40%. In 6% peripheral neurological damage occurs. Endoscopy in all patients whose clinical history suggests signs of gastric ulcer disease… CONTINUE READING