ASA score as prognostic criterion for incidence of postoperative complications after transhiatal esophagectomy.

@article{Golubovi2002ASASA,
  title={ASA score as prognostic criterion for incidence of postoperative complications after transhiatal esophagectomy.},
  author={Vesna Golubovi{\'c} and Snjezana Golubovi{\'c}},
  journal={Collegium antropologicum},
  year={2002},
  volume={26 Suppl},
  pages={149-53}
}
The aim of this study is to point out the importance of the American Society of Anesthesiologists risk score (ASA score) as a very cheap and simple prognostic criterion for the incidence and severity of postoperative complications of transhiatal esophagectomy (THE). During the past ten years, twenty-nine patients were operated for cancer of the esophagus using the THE method at the University Hospital Center "Rijeka". Patients' preoperative physical status was estimated using the 19 parameters… CONTINUE READING

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